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West Brom Announce Permanent Signing of On-Loan Egyptian International Ahmed Hegazi West Brom Announce Permanent Signing of On-Loan Egyptian International Ahmed Hegazi
- December 19, 2017

The Baggies, who initially took the 26-year-old on a season-long loan, have activated a clause in his contract early in order to tie him down to the club ahead of the January transfer window. He has a big role to play and it is good for the player and the club to remove any doubts and make the transfer permanent. "I can't confirm anything, but if we can, then we'll do that, ." said Pardew, according to ESPN. (more...)
AB de Villiers, Dale Steyn set for Test return AB de Villiers, Dale Steyn set for Test return
- December 19, 2017

Proteas team manager Dr Mohammed Moosajee said: " AB de Villiers is struggling with lower back stiffness and has been withdrawn from the three-day warm-up match as a precaution". The trio return right in time for the India series that begins early next month. Vernon Philander also is back in the squad after missing the recently concluded series against Bangladesh due to an injury he picked up on the tour to the United Kingdom in the winter. (more...)
Edmonton Oilers hold off San Jose Sharks for second-consecutive win
- December 19, 2017

The Edmonton Oilers still can't quite get any momentum on their side. The Oilers, who seem to be closing in on the formula that worked for them previous year, improved to 15-17-2 and will have to run the table against St Louis and Montreal if they are to reach their goal of climbing back to.500 by the Christmas break. (more...)
Charlie Nicholas states his prediction for Arsenal v West Ham Charlie Nicholas states his prediction for Arsenal v West Ham
- December 19, 2017

Both sides sealed their place in the Last 8 following fighting come-from-behind wins. West Ham United are in resurgent form under new manager David Moyes, and they will be hoping that continues when they face Arsenal in the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup later this week. (more...)
'Liverpool should ask for Suarez in Coutinho deal' - Redknapp proposes Barcelona part-exchange 'Liverpool should ask for Suarez in Coutinho deal' - Redknapp proposes Barcelona part-exchange
- December 19, 2017

Liverpool are a joy to watch when they get it right in forward areas - and this was a prime example of their potency. Salah's goal was his 20th in all competitions this season, but Klopp played down all the talk about his "Fab Four". Their shape without the ball could have been much better, too, with the Reds afforded excessive space between the lines. Barcelona are expected to test Liverpool's resolve to retain the 25-year-old next month but, when that matter was raised in a post-match ... (more...)
Chelsea legend Terry: Conte training much tougher than Mourinho
- December 19, 2017

As Carragher points out, Terry will obviously have a very blue-tinted outlook on things, though perhaps we shouldn't immediately discount his belief that Conte will stay for a long (er) term than most expect. "We were never afraid to say: 'They'll have more possession than us, ' but we were set, comfortable". "The full-backs [William Gallas and Paulo Ferreira] would always go up the pitch, and [Claude] Makelele would always sit, which was great for us centre-backs". (more...)
Jose Mourinho will get West Brom's supervisor blended up
- December 19, 2017

Manchester United have a trip to Championship side Bristol tomorrow as the Red Devils look to book their place in the last four of the League Cup. Although they may have their sights on greater things this year, defending champions Manchester United will not want to be knocked out by lower-league opposition. (more...)
'The Voice' finale: Tennessee's Chloe Kohanski, Red Marlow give their last performances 'The Voice' finale: Tennessee's Chloe Kohanski, Red Marlow give their last performances
- December 19, 2017

After captivating the studio audience with that soulful ballad, Red returned with Garth Brooks' version of " Make You Feel My Love ", a song written and originally recorded by Bob Dylan. Shelton's contestant Kohanski is by no means as country (even a scratch) as his other hopeful, the super-authentic Marlow. 40-year-old country singer Red Marlow had to fight for his spot in the Top 4. (more...)
Thunder Survive Scare from Nuggets Thunder Survive Scare from Nuggets
- December 19, 2017

It's said to not be a severe sprain, but he is unable to go tonight. ABOUT THE THUNDER (14-15): Reigning MVP Russell Westbrook shot at least 50 percent from the field for the first time in 17 games Saturday (9-for-18), scoring 25 points in the loss to the Knicks, and tops the team at 22.8 overall. (more...)
Steelers WR Antonio Brown calls his calf injury a 'minor setback' Steelers WR Antonio Brown calls his calf injury a 'minor setback'
- December 19, 2017

What happened next was anything but ordinary. In the second quarter, Brown left the game with an injury to his left leg. Sunday brought a bad result for the Steelers. "It changes. A.B.is significant", Coach Mike Tomlin told reporters, "but I thought the guys did a nice job of adjusting and making plays largely". Brown had only two receptions for 24 yards, but leads the National Football League in catches with 101 and receiving yards with 1,533. (more...)
Snow showers possible after nightfall; frigid weather expected Snow showers possible after nightfall; frigid weather expected
- December 19, 2017

Moderate snow this morning is predicted above 3500 feet, then tonight the snow level drops to 2500 feet and heavy snowfall is expected. Locally gusty winds up to fifty miles per hour or higher should be expected through the mountain passes. (more...)
National Basketball Association wrap: Bulls earn sixth straight win; Kobe Bryant has jerseys retired National Basketball Association wrap: Bulls earn sixth straight win; Kobe Bryant has jerseys retired
- December 19, 2017

He finished with 22 points, six assists , and four rebounds . Chicago Bulls forward Lauri Markkanen (back) will play and start on Monday versus the Philadelphia 76ers . With Mirotic joining Nwaba in the first substitution, the Bulls ripped off 10 straight points as Dunn was in the middle with 10 first quarter points. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott officially returns to Dallas Cowboys from suspension Ezekiel Elliott officially returns to Dallas Cowboys from suspension
- December 19, 2017

Maybe we'll get in the playoffs". She said she had seen some footage of a film that was being made of Eilliott's six weeks away from the NFL , including scenes of him at a "makeshift minicamp" for football drills set up at a Diamante golf course and of him "really getting cut in the gym" with weightlifting that a wrist injury had previously limited. (more...)
Broncos haven't decided which QB will start in Week 16 Broncos haven't decided which QB will start in Week 16
- December 19, 2017

With Trevor Siemian (left shoulder) on injured reserve and out for the final two games of the season, the Denver Broncos will have a new starting quarterback against the Washington Redskins in Week 16. However, with the Denver Broncos sitting at 5-9 with no chance of making the playoffs, or even salvaging a winning season, he and the organization need to evaluate the team moving forward to the future. (more...)
Raiders OT Penn to undergo surgery, snapping streak Raiders OT Penn to undergo surgery, snapping streak
- December 19, 2017

He entered 2017 having played in 160 consecutive games after first appearing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2007. He will reportedly have surgery on his injured leg on Thursday he suffered in Sunday's tough loss to the Cowboys. So what does this mean for the team going forward? Without him, the Raiders will likely move Marshall Newhouse to left tackle and start Vadal Alexander at right tackle. (more...)
Kevin de Bruyne and Fernandinho close to new deals for Man City Kevin de Bruyne and Fernandinho close to new deals for Man City
- December 19, 2017

De Bruyne is looking at a double-your-money deal as he looks to boost his current salary-understood to be around £115,000 per week-to nearly twice that figure at around £210,000 per week. The Belgium global, 26, signed a six-year deal when he joined City from Wolfsburg for a club record £55m in 2015. "I've no feeling to go anywhere else and enjoy being part of the project here and playing the kind of football we are playing". (more...)
Ex-Australia coach Postecoglou to manage J-League Yokohama Ex-Australia coach Postecoglou to manage J-League Yokohama
- December 19, 2017

The 52-year-old announced his shock resignation from the Socceroos in November, weeks after guiding Australia through a lengthy qualifying campaign for next year's FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation. "Ange Postecoglou is an excellent coach, with an attractive and entertaining style of football which will suit our approach", he said. The 52-year-old replaces Erik Mombaerts, who will leave the club when his contract expires at the end of the month. (more...)
Kristaps Porzingis will be a game-time decision Monday for Knicks Kristaps Porzingis will be a game-time decision Monday for Knicks
- December 19, 2017

Kaminsky entered late in the first quarter with the Hornets trailing 15-11 and he soon sparked a 22-4 run that turned a 19-15 deficit into a 37-23 lead with 10:25 left in the first half. Courtney Lee #5 high gives Doug McDermott #20 of the New York Knicks during the game against the Charlotte Hornets on November 7, 2017 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. (more...)
Record highs on Wall St, driven by tax bill hopes, M&A flurry Record highs on Wall St, driven by tax bill hopes, M&A flurry
- December 19, 2017

Another expected outcome of lower taxes is cash repatriation, which market analysts say, could boost mergers and acquisitions. He expects retail and telecom companies to benefit the most. In other news, Campbell Soup announced it will buy Snyder's-Lance for almost $4.9 billion. Among the actives, British American Tobacco plummeted 5.04 percent, while Genting Malaysia plunged 2.12 percent, YTL Corporation tumbled 1.52 percent, MISC skidded 1.38 percent, IHH Healthcare added 0.69 percent, ... (more...)
Chris Froome caught in 'horrible situation' following adverse drug test revelation Chris Froome caught in 'horrible situation' following adverse drug test revelation
- December 19, 2017

Four-time world champion Tony Martin has backtracked on comments made about supposed preferential treatment shown towards Britain's Chris Froome by governing body the UCI following his adverse drugs test. "Pretty much everyone gets hit by something like this, cycling's credibility first and foremost."We really could have done without it". Froome is now attending a team training camp in Mallorca and appeared via video link at yesterday evening's BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards. (more...)
Browns won't commit to starting DeShone Kizer for the final two games Browns won't commit to starting DeShone Kizer for the final two games
- December 19, 2017

Hopefully, this is the end of all that. "I'm not going to make any guarantees because you never know - you never know what happens year to year - but at the same time, it can't get much worse than this, true? I think he will, but he has to keep working". (more...)
Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (NASDAQ:ACHC) Stock Price While Sentiment Increases
- December 19, 2017

Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale reported 0.03% in Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc . Qs Investors Limited Co has invested 0% in Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. KeyCorp reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $59.00 price target on shares of Acadia Healthcare in a report on Friday, October 20th. The company has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $45.08. (more...)
Rangers' Cole Hamels, wife donate $9.75M mansion to charity Rangers' Cole Hamels, wife donate $9.75M mansion to charity
- December 19, 2017

In the release, Hamels explains why they chose to donate it to Camp Barnabas, for which this is the largest donation in their history. The Branson, Missouri , estate will be given to Camp Barnabas, a nonprofit Christian organization headquartered in the southwestern part of the state, KXAS reported . (more...)
Tyson Fury ridicules Anthony Joshua's career progression from 2015 Tyson Fury ridicules Anthony Joshua's career progression from 2015
- December 19, 2017

Fury has made no secret of the fact that he is not impressed with his compatriot and the "Gypsy King" has taken another pop at the former 2012 London Olympic champion. The man can't box, he's not a boxer. When he gets in there with someone who can box and move, he will get beaten, it's as simple as that. "I don't know if he is back or what his situation is, but, as I always say, I stay consistent with what I'm doing and it's up to him to get back on the gravy train". (more...)
" "Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates "$31.00" Price Target for Federated Investors (FII)
- December 19, 2017

The stock increased 1.24% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $35.94. The stock was sold at an average price of $31.49, for a total value of $203,425.40. FII's profit will be $57.51M for 15.76 P/E if the $0.57 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.56 actual earnings per share reported by Federated Investors, Inc . (more...)
Are Diddy, Colin Kaepernick, Stephen Curry financially capable to buy Panthers? Video Are Diddy, Colin Kaepernick, Stephen Curry financially capable to buy Panthers? Video
- December 19, 2017

He added: "There are no majority African American NFL owners". Prior to Kaepernick's tweet, National Basketball Association star Curry, who is from North Carolina and a huge Panthers fan, had responded: "I want in!" Well, for starters, Diddy , Steph Curry AND Colin Kaepernick have already put in their unofficial bid. (more...)
Predicted XI: Carabao Cup - West Ham (H) Predicted XI: Carabao Cup - West Ham (H)
- December 19, 2017

However, Moyes has a depleted squad to pick from for the Carabao Cup clash, particularly in midfield with a number of players set to miss out through injury or suspension. Following an bad start to the season, the Hammers are now in 15th in the league with 17 points, which have come largely thanks to their rejuvenation in their last three games that has seen the side take seven points from their games against Chelsea , Arsenal and Stoke. (more...)
Why Jose Mourinho and Henrikh Mkhitaryan clashed after Brighton win in November Why Jose Mourinho and Henrikh Mkhitaryan clashed after Brighton win in November
- December 19, 2017

The Armenian began the season in productive fashion, registering five assists in his first three Premier League outings, but his form tailed off dramatically during the autumn. "For the right price, that is my approach as a manager in case the club advise". The 23-year-old centre-back has not played for his club since the 1-0 defeat at Chelsea on 5 November. (more...)
Who stands to gain from early signing period - and who doesn't? Who stands to gain from early signing period - and who doesn't?
- December 19, 2017

The two signing periods are similar to what NCAA Division I basketball has done for years. There are still plenty of recruits who haven't made their final decision, and will need the additional month to make up their minds. "The kids don't know, the coaches don't know, the programs don't know". Almost half of the SEC has gone through a head coaching change in the last month, with Arkansas, Texas A&M, Florida, Mississippi State and Tennessee changing coaches. (more...)
Sergio Ramos salutes legendary Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo Sergio Ramos salutes legendary Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo
- December 19, 2017

Further successes in the Spanish Super Cup, European Super Cup and the Club World Cup have seen Real's current squad accumulate the highest payouts in the clubs history. Suarez added: "We're in good form so hopefully we can win". After real Madrid beat Gremio in the CWC final, Cristiano Ronaldo was asked about Barcelona's possible guard of honour at El Clasico . (more...)