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Sports Hugill left out of Preston's squad to face Forest amid transfer speculation
Author: 0 Hugill left out of Preston's squad to face Forest amid transfer speculation

Preston North End boss Alex Neil says that the deal that took Jordan Hugill to West Ham United in the final stages of the January transfer window "worked for everyone". A late bloomer, he started his career in non-league with sides like Seaham Red Star, Consett and Whitby Town and also had a spell at the Glenn Hoddle Academy.

Sports Roger Goodell chimes in on Super Bowl, Vikings season
Author: 0 Roger Goodell chimes in on Super Bowl, Vikings season

Still, it was hard for the diverse cast at the summit to reach a consensus to bring to the committee. People with great football experience can disagree on that. We're trying to supplement that by, in advance of their analysis, giving them some thoughts or some ideas that we can focus on. In the competition committee's going to be bringing this up in February and March.

Sports Patriots have big edge in experience
Author: 0 Patriots have big edge in experience

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles . left, will face Tom Brady of the Patriots in Super Bowl LII . Favre's illustrious career ended with the Vikings in 2010 after suffering a concussion at TCF Bank Stadium. "Football is such a physical sport and every game could be your last game". Yes, hindsight is 20/20, but digging a bit deeper into Philly's 2016 numbers reveals a team that should have been taken more seriously when this season kicked off.

Sports Chicago Bulls trade Nikola Mirotic to the New Orleans Pelicans
Author: 0 Chicago Bulls trade Nikola Mirotic to the New Orleans Pelicans

New Orleans is planning to guarantee the $12.5M salary of Mirotic in the 2018-19 season, league sources tell ESPN . The Montenegro product has averaged 16.8 points and more than six rebounds a game for Chicago this season. Chicago and New Orleans had discussed a Mirotic trade earlier, but the deal stalled initially because the Bulls didn't pick up the team option on the previous year of his contract.

Sports Kane would love to score the goal Jones did - Mourinho
Author: 0 Kane would love to score the goal Jones did - Mourinho

Tottenham are in fifth place in the Premier League table but only two points behind fourth-placed Chelsea . Harry Kane overwhelmed Jones to flick a header into Dele Alli and he clipped a deft pass to Eriksen, who punished United's slack marking by firing home from close-range for his eighth club goal of the season.

Sports Secret service seizes documents from Australian broadcaster
Author: 0 Secret service seizes documents from Australian broadcaster

Parkinson said that the documents were classified as highly secret or austere, the latter defines that they can only be seen by Australian citizens. Crucially, they expose repeated security breaches of Australia's most sensitive and classified documents and a seemingly casual attitude of some of those charged with keeping the documents safe.

Sports James Harden Sets Rockets Scoring Record With 60-Point Triple-Double
Author: 0 James Harden Sets Rockets Scoring Record With 60-Point Triple-Double

Only eight times have players tallied a 50-point triple-double, and Harden has accounted for almost half of those. He put Houston ahead 51-50 with a driving layup with just under three minutes left in the half, and after Orlando carried a 55-54 lead into the intermission, Harden opened the third with a three-point play to put the Rockets back on top.

Sports If he goes we shake hands - Klopp relaxed over Can´s Liverpool future
Author: 0 If he goes we shake hands - Klopp relaxed over Can´s Liverpool future

Winless in seven, they are 14th and only a point above the relegation zone in an increasingly congested fight for survival. 'We will see if it is a good time to play Liverpool or not. "The best thing we did tonight apart from scoring was our counterpressing when we defended the situations when Huddersfield won the ball". Huddersfield is winless in their last five home games and that trend should continue when they play a high-quality team in Liverpool .

Sports 'Thursday Night Football' is heading to FOX for the 2018 NFL season
Author: 0 'Thursday Night Football' is heading to FOX for the 2018 NFL season

The network will replace CBS and NBC, which both had a hand in the Thursday package, for the next five seasons at an average of about $550 million per year, SBD said. "The news underscores the preeminent pricing power of the pro sports league, coming after relatively steep declines in NFL TV ratings", CFRA analyst Tuna Amobi said.

Sports EPL: Alexis Sanchez is exciting, dynamic, says Michael Carrick
Author: 0 EPL: Alexis Sanchez is exciting, dynamic, says Michael Carrick

In addition, the United manager has also recently given a run-out to Angel Gomes, the club's exciting 17-year-old attacking midfielder, a player tipped for stardom. "He is not bad is he? Not bad for a little man", Carrick said. Mourinho has already expressed his desire to keep the player at United and also made it clear to Fellaini as to how highly he rates him.

Sports New Chelsea FC signing explains why he signed, shirt number revealed
Author: 0 New Chelsea FC signing explains why he signed, shirt number revealed

All I can say about him is that he is an extraordinary guy and a great player, and he has already shown that here at Chelsea , so I could not be happier to be back alongside him. As per the Mirror , Arsene Wenger could be forced to let the French worldwide go to Stamford Bridge to make the Aubameyang deal happen. He joined Roma the following season but was only signed permanently in December 2016.

Author: 0 Injured AB de Villiers To Miss First Three ODIs

But I think we'll give some opportunities for young guys to come through in this series". These conditions are such that you get to play fast bowling throughout the innings so he becomes a strong candidate for No 4. Do you think they dared run away from a fight, or hide behind any excuse not to bat? He added, "We look for game-changers, we look for guys who embrace pressure, we look for guys who want to be in hard situations because in one-day cricket you don't have another day to come back ...

Sports New York Knicks at Boston Celtics preview for January 31
Author: 0 New York Knicks at Boston Celtics preview for January 31

Chandler's 9.1 points, 5.2 rebounds, and 2.0 assists per game are enough to keep him starting over others at the position, due to his ability to shoot from outside and defend on the perimeter, but it has done little to help boost Denver to where they hoped to be by this point of the season.

Sports PSG Star In England To Finalise Big Move
Author: 0 PSG Star In England To Finalise Big Move

It appears to be a case of better late than never with Spurs' pursuit of Lucas, but they are now seemingly one step closer to securing what would be an impressive swoop this month. What Spurs have lacked this term is someone with searing speed in the final third. Given his age, Lucas' career is still salvageable provided he gets on an upward curve at his next club.

Sports Colin Kaepernick, Meek Mill Donate 20 G's To Philly Youth Organization
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick, Meek Mill Donate 20 G's To Philly Youth Organization

In her written plea, Chavarria explained she was unable to gather the necessary funds to pay for her son's final semester at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) due to her bad credit. The Philly-bred rapper who rose from the streets to the top of the charts and an episode with Nicki Minaj, is now serving two to four years for violating probation.

Sports Steelers who could be 2018 Pro Bowlers
Author: 0 Steelers who could be 2018 Pro Bowlers

Last year's contest featured Dak Prescott, Dez Bryant, Ezekiel Elliott, Tyron Smith, Zach Martin, Sean Lee and Frederick. The 2012 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year holds Dallas Cowboy team records for most career receptions, receiving yards and consecutive games played with 239.

Sports Pistons deal with Clips for Griffin
Author: 0 Pistons deal with Clips for Griffin

The upside is obvious. By dealing Griffin, the five-time All-Star averaging 22.6 points this season, the Clippers have set the wheels in motion for a rebuild, after trading their other star, Chris Paul, to the Houston Rockets in the off-season.

Sports Student's perspective on Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 Student's perspective on Super Bowl LII

This past regular season was similar, finishing with 61 receptions, 659 yards and two touchdowns. Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins strips New England running back Dion Lewis of the ball, but Patriots defensive back Stephon Gilmore knocks away a Foles pass to Jeffrey as time expires to seal a 24-20 victory and a sixth title for New England.

Sports Kevin Love breaks hand in game against Pistons
Author: 0 Kevin Love breaks hand in game against Pistons

In 2017, he underwent knee surgery five days before the All-Star Game. With the trade deadline looming, Cleveland has been in a funk lately. Those worries turned into a nightmare as reports came out that the Cavs big man indeed fractured his left hand , and will most likely miss the next six to eight weeks of action.

Sports Chiefs Trade Smith to Washington
Author: 0 Chiefs Trade Smith to Washington

If the price for Cousins is too high, the Jets could retain their own free agent quarterback, Josh McCown. Smith, though, said he'd like to be in Kansas City for the final year of his contract. It apparently involves both picks and a player, neither of which are known as of yet. It's a stunning and bold move by Washington , a full month before the NFL Combine and NFL free agency open up, and it drastically changes the landscape of the quarterback market in 2018.

Sports After practice incident, Knicks exploring ways to part with Joakim Noah
Author: 0 After practice incident, Knicks exploring ways to part with Joakim Noah

Sports' Shams Charania reported Monday, NBA citing sources . The argument occurred at the Knicks' practice on Wednesday in Denver and led to Noah leaving the team. The two sides have not yet discussed a buyout . If the Knicks were to find a team to take Noah, they likely would have to take back another bad contract.

Sports Pistons In 'Serious Talks' With Clippers About Trade For Blake Griffin
Author: 0 Pistons In 'Serious Talks' With Clippers About Trade For Blake Griffin

Our NBA Insiders provide five trades that work. But if they really want to get rid of him, that asking price may have to come down significantly over the next 10 days heading into the February 8 trade deadline. "Bradley will be a free agent in July, and Cleveland would have the ability to exceed the cap based on Bradley's full Bird rights". Frye, 6-foot-11, is averaging 4.2 points and 2.2 rebounds in 39 games this season.

Sports Daniel Sturridge closing in on loan switch to Newcastle
Author: 0 Daniel Sturridge closing in on loan switch to Newcastle

The striker did not play for Liverpool in the FA Cup, which West Brom knocked the Reds out of at the weekend. Having played for England just one in 2017, while also failing to make the most recent squad, Sturridge will be targeting first-team football in his attempt to make the plane to Russian Federation for the 2018 World Cup.

Sports Jurgen Klopp admits Emre Can will let his Liverpool contract expire
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp admits Emre Can will let his Liverpool contract expire

Coutinho left the Merseyside club for Barcelona this month in a deal worth 142 million pounds ($200 million) but Klopp insists the club will not look for short-term solutions in the transfer market. "What I don't like about the January transfer window, is that very often it feels like the season is over and we didn't use players in the first half of the season so why do you need them in the second part?" "In the long term we will do a lot but in the short term not a lot will happen".

Sports Manchester City agree deal to sign Aymeric Laporte from Athletic Bilbao
Author: 0 Manchester City agree deal to sign Aymeric Laporte from Athletic Bilbao

City's excellence has also proven to be their downfall as the amount of games played has seen significant injuries to both John Stones and Vincent Kompany over the weeks and months, the club have been linked with the likes of Jonny Evans and Iñigo Martínez but it is an old target that is now leading the pack.

Sports David Beckham launches Major League Soccer expansion franchise in Miami
Author: 0 David Beckham launches Major League Soccer expansion franchise in Miami

Soccer fans celebrate before an announcement by Major League Soccer that an MLS expansion team is coming to Miami , backed by David Beckham and investors. The press conference took place at Miami's Adrienne Arsht Center and members of Beckham's ownership group were also be present. Beckham played for Los Angeles Galaxy from 2007 to 2012, and he is credited with turning around the fortunes of the North American league.

Sports The 30 best signs from the Women's March on Pittsburgh 2018
Author: 0 The 30 best signs from the Women's March on Pittsburgh 2018

Sen. Arriving downtown Saturday morning, Cheryl Arevalo said that following the 2016 presidential election, she gave Trump a month before mobilizing women in her retirement community. Nevada was picked as the site of the official anniversary rally in part because of the upcoming races for the US Senate and the governor's office, Fendlay told CNN .

Sports West Ham's Masuaku apologizes for spitting during FA Cup match
Author: 0 West Ham's Masuaku apologizes for spitting during FA Cup match

Grigg took his tally to six goals in this season's competition as Wigan followed up a third-round success over Bournemouth with another victory over top-flight opposition. Every game is a big game. It was a similar story when a much-changed Huddersfield side, indicating manager David Wagner's preference for Premier League survival over a Cup run, took an early lead against Birmingham through a Steve Mounie header.

Sports Sanchez rejecting City for United doesn't matter, insists De Bruyne
Author: 0 Sanchez rejecting City for United doesn't matter, insists De Bruyne

Fantastic player. He showed that for us and did for the past three days training with us. Manchester United's Marcus Rashford , second right, scores his side's first goal of the game during the FA Cup , fourth round match against Yeovil Town at Huish Park, in Yeovil, Friday Jan.

Sports Antonio Conte unsure over Michy Batshuayi's Chelsea future
Author: 0 Antonio Conte unsure over Michy Batshuayi's Chelsea future

Asked about his future, he said: 'I don't know, it's better you speak to [Antonio] Conte '. "If you see our squad, we don't have three, four or five strikers, we have two, and Hazard who is a different striker who can play in this way". 'When I have a chance I want to take it. "I'm very happy. But I don't know what happens with the transfer market". "In this case it will be the player's decision, not my decision, because I am ready to continue working with these players because I am very ...

Sports Walker, Miller lead AFC over NFC in Pro Bowl
Author: 0 Walker, Miller lead AFC over NFC in Pro Bowl

Overall, the 2018 NFL Pro Bowl was pretty fun to watch, and there were a few things to take away from the action as well. He becomes the first Cleveland linebacker to be selected to the Pro Bowl since Jamir Miller in 2002. Instead, the three some of Russell Wilson, Drew Brees and Jared Goff will be behind center. They will be joined by receiver Michael Thomas, and running back Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram .

Sports Isaiah Thomas Denies Calling Out Kevin Love in Heated Team Meeting
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas Denies Calling Out Kevin Love in Heated Team Meeting

Thomas was among the teammates at Monday's heated meeting who challenged Love's absences from last Saturday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder and the next day's practice due to illness. Isaiah Thomas has not lived up to expectations since making his season debut for the Cleveland Cavaliers on January 2, but he believes their defensive woes extend beyond his presence on the court.

Sports Game day preview - OKC Thunder to host hot young 76ers team
Author: 0 Game day preview - OKC Thunder to host hot young 76ers team

That's something we should be able to do a better job of. "It's tough for us, because we were walking the ball up every time instead of getting a rebound, getting in transition". However, the Pistons have proven they can compete with good teams, even across this woeful stretch without Reggie Jackson . Abrines is limited defensively but has had his moments on the offensive end.

Sports Jayhawks speedier than sizable Aggies in 79-68 victory
Author: 0 Jayhawks speedier than sizable Aggies in 79-68 victory

The Jayhawks lost their last Big 12 road game at the Oklahoma Sooners. Vanderbilt (5-16, 1-6 SEC), under the direction of second year head coach Stephanie White, is led by freshman Chelsie Hall, who is averaging 13.0 points per game. "Their guards can control the game and did a good job of controlling the game at the end". On the season, Kansas basketball averages 84.0 points, 36.4 rebounds and 17.8 assists per game.

Author: 0 Patriots QB Brady has stitches removed from hand

Following the initial report that stated he did need stitches , one of the best gunslingers in the history of the sport made a decision to wear a glove to help hide what most presumed to be a ugly injury. When asked if the documentary will be a distraction to the team's preparation, Brady declined to answer, saying the Patriots will stick to football this week.