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Tottenham Hotspur boss: Harry Kane is Tottenham Hotspur boss: Harry Kane is "priceless" and "out of the market"
- December 30, 2017

Alvaro Morata confirms a previous conversation with Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino . Harry Kane recently broke Alan Shearer's 22-year record of most English Premier League games in a calendar year, with 39 goals. Morata has faced his own challenges at Chelsea , with Antonio Conte having acquired him to fill the boots of worldwide team-mate Diego Costa. "Always when we are together in the Spanish team, we talk about football and life". (more...)
Anthony Joshua on the verge of heavyweight unification clash against Joseph Parker Anthony Joshua on the verge of heavyweight unification clash against Joseph Parker
- December 30, 2017

David Higgins is eager to get around a table with Eddie Hearn in London to finalise details for the huge heavyweight fight. The WBA "super" and IBF champion has targeted unification clashes against fellow champions Deontay Wilder and Joseph Parker , while the expected return of Tyson Fury could set up a massive British battle. (more...)
Cards enjoy Jacksonville, prepare for TaxSlayer Bowl Cards enjoy Jacksonville, prepare for TaxSlayer Bowl
- December 30, 2017

MSU was beaten handily on the road by Georgia, 31-3, and Auburn, 49-10, in back-to-back weeks. However, it's going to be hard for the Bulldogs without Nick Fitzgerald at quarterback. Montez Sweat , DL, Mississippi State: Sweat made an immediate impact for the Bulldogs after transferring from the junior college level. The total , meanwhile, sits at 63 points after hitting the board at that same number. (more...)
Carlos Carvalhal bullish ahead of Swansea relegation battle Carlos Carvalhal bullish ahead of Swansea relegation battle
- December 30, 2017

New Swansea City boss Carlos Carvalhal is prepared to swing the axe during the January market. He led Sheffield Wednesday to the Championship play-offs in the last two seasons, but lost his job after an eight-game winless run left them well outside the top six. (more...)
Peter Wright dumped out of World Darts Championship by Jamie Lewis Peter Wright dumped out of World Darts Championship by Jamie Lewis
- December 30, 2017

I am trying to relax as much as I can and keep focused and it seems to be working". Like last night, Lewis went 1-0 down but regained his composure to take the following four sets and book his place in the next round. The Welshman then averaged 120 in a remarkable third set which he clinched in a decider, before taking out a nerveless 121 checkout on the bull to establish a 3-1 cushion, with Wright poised on double eight to level. (more...)
Gordon insists Celtic will win if they are at their best Gordon insists Celtic will win if they are at their best
- December 30, 2017

Now permanent manager, Murty will be hoping to at least replicate his success again when the two clubs face off in the Old Firm derby tomorrow. But at the same time, we have to stay calm and play the type of football we know. It shows that on any given day, you can go close to losing to anyone. It is at Celtic Park so we have got to make sure that we dominate the game. We probably didn't deserve any more than a draw out of that game. (more...)
No. 9 Penn State faces No. 12 Washington in Fiesta Bowl No. 9 Penn State faces No. 12 Washington in Fiesta Bowl
- December 30, 2017

Penn State Looks To Overcome Washington's DefenseFour Things to Look for: 2017 Fiesta Bowl1. The Nittany Lions rebounded, winning their final three games, closing out their season on a high note. A year ago in the Rose Bowl, USC quarterback Sam Darnold made numerous big plays after getting out of the pocket. "Both were a part of these kinds of [playoff] conversations and are both highly motivated to play in this game". (more...)
Phil Taylor beats Keegan Brown to keep World Championship darts dream alive Phil Taylor beats Keegan Brown to keep World Championship darts dream alive
- December 30, 2017

And so it looks like a race against time to regain fitness for tonight's match, which pits him against "The Power" Taylor, who is playing in his last tournament before retirement but beat Keegan Brown 4-0 in a glittering display yesterday, having previously knocked out Taunton 's Justin Pipe. (more...)
Auburn defenders respond to trash talk coming from UCF players Auburn defenders respond to trash talk coming from UCF players
- December 30, 2017

As any college football fan with a laptop will know, Frost is slated to be the next Nebraska head coach after this game is done. The unique aspect of the situation has been Frost and his coaches' desire to stay with their former team - one that went a flawless 12-0 en route to an American Athletic Conference title - to finish out the 2017 season against Auburn in the Peach Bowl. (more...)
Bournemouth vs Everton - Betting Tips and Predictions Bournemouth vs Everton - Betting Tips and Predictions
- December 30, 2017

However, Eddie Howe's side should be disappointed they didn't win the game. Everton , in contrast, haven't lost since their 4-0 thrashing of the Hammers in late November and find themselves unbeaten in seven games under new boss Sam Allardyce . (more...)
Crystal Palace v Manchester City Crystal Palace v Manchester City
- December 30, 2017

The Spaniard's present team has been so ruthless and so entertaining that only halfway through the season they are being described as England's finest ever, even when competition for that status is so intense. "I watched their game against Manchester United which they lost but I thought they played exceptionally well, their attacking play was stupendous". (more...)
Chelsea vs Stoke City - Betting Tips and Predictions Chelsea vs Stoke City - Betting Tips and Predictions
- December 30, 2017

Andreas Christensen could return to the team after missing the win over Brighton due to illness, meaning Gary Cahill could drop to the bench. Stoke City, on the other hand, are sitting 13th in the table, with 20 points - just three points above the 18th placed Bournemouth. (more...)
Rajneesh Gurbani second bowler to take hat-trick in Ranji Trophy final Rajneesh Gurbani second bowler to take hat-trick in Ranji Trophy final
- December 30, 2017

Rajneesh Gurbani took a hat-trick in the Ranji Trophy 2017 final. Considering that they lost their openers, including the seasoned Gautam Gambhir, within the first hour of the big final, Delhi would be content with the way the day progressed. (more...)
Manchester United vs Southampton Manchester United vs Southampton
- December 30, 2017

You just know Saints are going to go to Old Trafford and camp in their own half, because they did it against Manchester City last month - and nearly got a point. He should replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the team. The Red Devils trail City by a massive 15 points and the fact that they have drawn their last two games with an identical scoreline (2-2) has further dampened the mood around Old Trafford. (more...)
Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE): Institutional Investor Sentiment Up to 1.43
- December 30, 2017

Colonial Trust Advisors who had been investing in Expedia Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $18.24B market cap company. The stock increased 0.95% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $36.15. Strs Ohio invested in 6,451 shares. (NASDAQ:COMM). California Public Employees Retirement System has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in CommScope Holding Company, Inc. (more...)
Howard leads Hornets past Warriors Howard leads Hornets past Warriors
- December 30, 2017

They no longer just center on Curry's progress after missing the past 10 games with a sprained right ankle. Curry has missed nine games since then, but thanks in large part to the elevated play of Warriors forward Kevin Durant , the defending National Basketball Association champions are able to weather the two-time MVP's absence. (more...)
[LIVE] George Weah officially declared President-elect of Liberia [LIVE] George Weah officially declared President-elect of Liberia
- December 30, 2017

Former worldwide soccer star George Weah has won Liberia's presidential runoff, the country's election commission announced Thursday. Weah went on to play for a string of other clubs across Europe, including Chelsea, Manchester City and Marseille. (more...)
Graham leads No. 11 Kansas past Texas 92-86 Graham leads No. 11 Kansas past Texas 92-86
- December 30, 2017

That has been the only game the Blue Devils have played since the loss to the Eagles, and you can be sure the Blue Devils have gone through some heavy-duty practices since then. "Man, he blocked everything it seemed like", Graham said. "Is that a solar or lunar eclipse ... that we had a few months ago?" Azubuike played through severe pain - the 7-footer tweaked his back in the days leading up to the conference opener and found it hard to simply sit down - but Self said he thought the ... (more...)
Breaking Down the Chart for Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY)
- December 30, 2017

CPF's profit will be $12.35 million for 18.42 P/E if the $0.41 EPS becomes a reality. Finally, 683 Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Array BioPharma during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $6,150,000. The company now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $11.13. As per Monday, August 29, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. (more...)
Ashes Diary: Australia seeking a second spinner for Sydney Test Ashes Diary: Australia seeking a second spinner for Sydney Test
- December 30, 2017

He is expected to feature in Sydney if Australia decide to play a second slow bowler alongside off-spinner Nathan Lyon. Starc missed the fourth test in Melbourne because of a foot injury and although he is hoping to play in Sydney, he is racing against time to recover. (more...)
Hot New Jersey Devils vanquish Detroit Red Wings, 3-1 Hot New Jersey Devils vanquish Detroit Red Wings, 3-1
- December 30, 2017

Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader shoots the puck toward Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist during a game, Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, in Detroit . Less than five minutes later, Henrik Zetterberg answered for the Wings. He set an early tone in this game with two huge early saves against Gustav Nyquist, the first on a breakaway. They've got a special quality to them. I hear that's his approach. (more...)
Kansas drops conference opener to Iowa State Kansas drops conference opener to Iowa State
- December 30, 2017

Saturday's forecast calls for highs in the upper 30s and lows in the upper teens at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, which serves as No. 19 Memphis' home field. Richardson scored two more points for the Jayhawks, but another jumper from ISU's Wise would keep the Cyclones within one, 50-49. The chess match between Iowa State's defense and Memphis' offense will be an intriguing battle all afternoon long. (more...)
Damon Webb extends Ohio State lead with pick Damon Webb extends Ohio State lead with pick
- December 30, 2017

USC front seven. Despite having two losses, it won the Big Ten Championship Game. defeating an unranked Wisconsin team. That didn't mean anything, however, as the committee deemed Alabama better, slotting them at No. How the Trojans perform against the Buckeyes might influence Darnold's decision to go pro, though he has publicly stated that his mind is on the Cotton Bowl and not the NFL. (more...)
Southampton Target Arsenal's Theo Walcott as First January Signing Following Cash Influx
- December 30, 2017

If he can stay fit then Sturridge would be an excellent loan signing for Southampton and the 28-year-old would surely relish being the star man for Mauricio Pellegrini's side. HEY MKHIThe Sun have an exclusive for you: Manchester United have offered Juventus £70million plus Henrikh Mkhitaryan for Paulo Dybala. ESPN: Another Liverpool striker, Divock Origi, is wanted permanently by Wolfsburg, whom he joined on a season-long loan. (more...)
Joe Smith's takeaways from Thursday's Lightning-Canadiens game Joe Smith's takeaways from Thursday's Lightning-Canadiens game
- December 30, 2017

Canadiens center Jonathan Drouin was held off the scoresheet in his first game against former team. Gallagher opened the scoring early in second when the puck went off his glove during a power play. Power-play opportunities_Montreal 1 of 3; Tampa Bay 1 of 6. The team's had to stave off opponent power plays for 8.6 minutes per contest over their last five home games. (more...)
Raptors Suspend Serge Ibaka 1 Game After Altercation with Staff Member Raptors Suspend Serge Ibaka 1 Game After Altercation with Staff Member
- December 30, 2017

The veteran forward signed a three-year extension with the team in July, following Toronto's trade for him and consequent playoff run. The former member of the OKC Thunder is averaging 16.8 points and 6.7 rebounds a night in the current month. (more...)
Norges Bank Takes Position in Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Norges Bank Takes Position in Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (DKS)
- December 30, 2017

Northern Trust Corp grew its position in shares of Dicks Sporting Goods by 54.6% during the 2nd quarter. Goldman Sachs downgraded the shares of DKS in report on Wednesday, August 16 to "Hold" rating. James Investment Research Inc. now owns 2,300 shares of the sporting goods retailer's stock valued at $130,000 after buying an additional 1,920 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
We'll likely 'keep moving' with Eli Manning — Giants GM We'll likely 'keep moving' with Eli Manning — Giants GM
- December 30, 2017

Florio cites the relationship Schwartz has to team consultant (and former general manager) Ernie Accorsi, who has reportedly been told by none other than Bill Belichick that Schwartz is the right man for the job. Gettleman has been a part of seven Super Bowl teams, including three winners. "I think it has to be somebody that has either had head-coaching experience or at least has been a coordinator for a significant period of time", Mara said. (more...)
Packers signing Davante Adams to $58m extension Packers signing Davante Adams to $58m extension
- December 30, 2017

Aaron Rodgers asked the Packers for something very specific in early December. Adams led Green Bay this season with 885 yards and 10 touchdowns on 74 receptions. In 2017 Adams has struggled with injuries, but he has still managed to start 14 games and can come close to 1000 yards in the Packers Week 17 bout with the rival Detroit Lions. (more...)
Packers reportedly make Davante Adams one of NFL's highest-paid receivers Packers reportedly make Davante Adams one of NFL's highest-paid receivers
- December 30, 2017

Davante Adams #17 of the Green Bay Packers reacts after scoring a touchdown against the Carolina Panthers in the first quarter during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 17, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. However, he broke out a season ago, catching 75 balls and falling three yards shy of the 1,000-yard mark to go along with a whopping 12 touchdowns. With the win, Minnesota moved to 12-3 on the season. (more...)