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Asian No. 1 Kei Nishikori Withdraws From Australian Open Asian No. 1 Kei Nishikori Withdraws From Australian Open
- January 05, 2018

Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley said Williams waited as long as she could before letting them know she wouldn't be able to compete. 'It's been a real roller-coaster ride for me for a year and a half with this issue, ' Djokovic said in an interview with Sport360 in Abu Dhabi. (more...)
Klopp does little to quash Coutinho January exit speculation
- January 05, 2018

In August, the club's owners publicly stated that Liverpool would not sell the Brazilian. Coutinho is now sidelined with a thigh injury and will play no part in Friday's FA Cup Merseyside derby against Everton at Anfield . The summer was a different situation. Klopp's reference to Nike concerned a false advertisement on the company's website on Saturday, also linked to Barcelona's official website, announcing Coutinho's arrival from Liverpool . (more...)
Ryan Shazier has regained feeling in legs, father says Ryan Shazier has regained feeling in legs, father says
- January 05, 2018

Vernon Shazier did not give specifics while on camera. It's been exactly one month since the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker injured his spine while making a tackle in a game against the Cincinnati Bengals and he just experienced something he hadn't since that day. (more...)
White Sox add relievers Luis Avilan, Joakim Soria in three-team trade White Sox add relievers Luis Avilan, Joakim Soria in three-team trade
- January 05, 2018

Peter hit.279 with 13 homers, 49 RBIs and 63 runs in 120 games split between Double-A Birmingham and Triple-A Charlotte last season. The Dodgers beefed up their bullpen on Thursday by acquiring southpaw reliever Scott Anderson from the Kansas City Royals . (more...)
Mike Elko Leaving Notre Dame For Texas A&M Mike Elko Leaving Notre Dame For Texas A&M
- January 05, 2018

A&M moved swiftly to hire a defensive boss following the Wednesday night news that LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda had turned down the Aggies for a big raise to stay put. "At first glance, yeah, I think you're always on guard (about losing a coach), especially the defensive coordinator position". Elko will take over a Texas A&M defense that gave up 30.7 points per game, 406.8 yards per game and gave up 5.5 yards per play this past season, which resulted in the firing of head ... (more...)
Alvaro Morata and Cesar Azpilicueta on track for record
- January 05, 2018

The Belgian felt that the Blues deserved all the three points and that they should have been more clinical in front of goal. "But at the same time I'm very happy for his commitment, his effort for the team". Having drawn level with Chelsea's previous high of six assists, provided by Cesc Fabregas for Diego Costa in 2014/15, Azpilicueta and Morata are only three off the leading total of nine provided by one player to another in a season. (more...)
Egyptian soccer star Mohamed Salah named African Player of the Year Egyptian soccer star Mohamed Salah named African Player of the Year
- January 05, 2018

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah has been named CAF African Player of the Year for 2017. Patson Daka, who played an integral role in getting Zambia to the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup quarter-finals at Korea Republic 2017, won the youth player of the year award. (more...)
NBA All-Star voting first returns released NBA All-Star voting first returns released
- January 05, 2018

Three players have received at least 800,000 votes thus far: Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo , Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James and Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving . The All-Star Game captains and starters will be announced on TNT Jan. 18, and the reserves will be announced Jan. 23. Draymond Green is now sitting in fourth-place among Western Conference forwards with 325,612 votes, and Klay Thompson is in fourth-place among guards with 359,442 votes. (more...)
Antonio Conte Doesn't Expect David Luiz to Leave in January Antonio Conte Doesn't Expect David Luiz to Leave in January
- January 05, 2018

Maybe when I'm older then I will start to be more calm.' He added: 'There is a person here that we can train with him to be a bit relaxed and I'm grateful to my club to have this type of person here. He worked with us and I think he could be in contention for the Norwich game. "In my plan, it's very important to involve all my players", Conte added. (more...)
Are the Rams the biggest unknown heading into the playoffs? Are the Rams the biggest unknown heading into the playoffs?
- January 03, 2018

But so is stealing a win in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. "They played great today for us, and they have been playing great for us". In that respect, Sunday's game will provide more ammunition for Sarkisian's critics. Addison says Carolina's playoff experience will be a plus. It took Jones just 95 games to reach the milestone, passing San Diego's Lance Alworth (98 games), Detroit's Calvin Johnson (102), St. (more...)
Bill Snyder reportedly informs staff he will return next season Bill Snyder reportedly informs staff he will return next season
- January 03, 2018

Snyder said he would make a final decision after discussing it with his family, an annual process for the 78-year-old who this past year went through treatments for throat cancer. Kansas State will return most of its starters. K-State opens the 2018 season at home against South Dakota on September 1. "As you know we were not a real good football team earlier in the season". (more...)
Zayo Group's (NYSE:ZAYO) Buy Rating Reiterated at SunTrust Banks
- January 03, 2018

It closed at $5.95 lastly. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) has declined 23.19% since January 1, 2017 and is downtrending. Litinsky decreased its stake in Zayo Group Hldgs Inc (ZAYO) by 2.78% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Colts expected to interview Josh McDaniels, Matt Nagy, Dave Toub Colts expected to interview Josh McDaniels, Matt Nagy, Dave Toub
- January 03, 2018

Toub has earned league-wide respect as one of the most honored special teams coaches in the game. The Patriots defeated the Colts 42-20. McDaniels can interview this week while the two Chiefs coaches can't interview until after the Wild Card round. (more...)
How Analysts Rated Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) Last Week?
- January 03, 2018

The stock decreased 4.82% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $2.37. About shares traded. Ucore Rare Metals Inc. LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ:LRAD) has risen 6.40% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. boosted its stake in shares of Regency Centers Corporation by 0.8% in the third quarter. Sg Americas Securities Ltd Llc reported 47,946 shares. Thompson Siegel Walmsley Ltd Company has invested 0% of its portfolio in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG). (more...)
Costa Rican plane crash kills 12 Costa Rican plane crash kills 12
- January 03, 2018

She said she's still waiting on details of the investigation. He said investigators are looking into possible causes. A senior executive at the world's largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, was among 12 killed when their plane crashed and exploded Sunday in Costa Rica, according to Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio. (more...)
LaMelo & LiAngelo Ball Depart For Lithuania, Will Make Debut This Week LaMelo & LiAngelo Ball Depart For Lithuania, Will Make Debut This Week
- January 03, 2018

And all of Lithuania is waiting for them. Looks like we're finally going to find out if the younger Ball brothers can live up to the standard set by their older brother Lonzo or if they'll fade away into obscurity. "Don't worry, they will play". "How much they will play depends the opponent, and what the strategy will be", he added. Regardless of their National Basketball Association prospects, though, the two will get a chance to showcase their abilities in Lithuania where it sounds ... (more...)
Kyle Richards loses more than $1M of jewelry in home burglary Kyle Richards loses more than $1M of jewelry in home burglary
- January 03, 2018

According to a report by Us Weekly magazine days ago, Umansky released a statement to his fans and followers on Saturday, December 30, addressing the recent robbery of his $8.2 million home. The family's three dogs, including a large German Shepherd, were also not at the house as they are finishing a five-week obedience course. Kyle's handbags, which included her Birkins and Chanels, were also taken. (more...)
76ers G Fultz making progress toward return 76ers G Fultz making progress toward return
- January 03, 2018

Things finally appear to be heading in the right direction with Fultz receiving medical clearance to begin the final stage of his recovery process, according to Michael C. He was later examined by surgeon Ben Kibler at the Shoulder Center of Kentucky in Lexington, and was eventually diagnosed with a scapular muscle imbalance in his right shoulder. (more...)
The Bills Are Sending the Bengals Wings For Beating the Ravens The Bills Are Sending the Bengals Wings For Beating the Ravens
- January 03, 2018

The Bengals' win coupled with Buffalo's 22-16 victory over the Miami Dolphins allowed the Bills to end a 17-year playoff drought , which was the longest in the NFL . That's football. Bills fans gathered around a television to watch someone who isn't their quarterback beat someone their team isn't playing in order to clinch an ever elusive playoff berth. (more...)
Manchester City Forward Jesus Has Knee Ligament Damage Manchester City Forward Jesus Has Knee Ligament Damage
- January 03, 2018

Promise to be back as soon as possible. Thanks for all the fans support and positive thoughts! "2018 is going to be my year!" Initial suspicions were that it could be a cruciate knee injury, similar to those suffered by team-mates Benjamin Mendy and Ilkay Gundogan, and he is reported to have left Selhurst Park on crutches. (more...)
Huntington Bancshares INC (HBAN) Holder Anchor Capital Advisors LLC Has Lifted Stake
- January 03, 2018

The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Wednesday, December 20 with "Buy". The stock has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, October 6. In other news, insider Helga Houston sold 8,378 shares of Huntington Bancshares stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 29th. (more...)
Doug Marrone on facing Bills: The past is the past Doug Marrone on facing Bills: The past is the past
- January 03, 2018

That was with Buffalo following the 2014 season. At the NFL Combine a year ago, Marrone acknowledged he made a mistake by leaving Buffalo and said he had relayed that to Bills co-owner Terry Pegula. It's over. I can't put it any simpler than that. I am not going to take away from my primarily responsibility to look back on a situation that occurred three years ago. (more...)
Several matches confirmed for tonight's SmackDown Live Several matches confirmed for tonight's SmackDown Live
- January 03, 2018

Both brands have rosters packed with stars who will really benefit from spending time in the main event spotlight if the company is prepared to hand them their first ever world championship in WWE . Will tonight be their moment, or will WWE extend their feud and have the pair wait for their official coronation? Besides, Hideo Itami will face Jack Gallagher on 205 Live-a matchup from last week's tapings which will see the duo continue their rivalry. (more...)
More Names Enter Royal Rumble Matches, Rules For Women's Royal Rumble More Names Enter Royal Rumble Matches, Rules For Women's Royal Rumble
- January 03, 2018

Brock Lesnar was back on Raw this week, and his presence was always likely to lead to some kind of skirmish with his Royal Rumble opponents Braun Strowman and Kane . Asuka worked over the champ and finished her with her armbar submission. General Manager Kurt Angle explained the rules of the women's first Royal Rumble match: as with the men, 30 participants will fight for the victor to challenge WrestleMania for the title of RAW or SmackDown . (more...)
Georgia Bulldog Davin Bellamy to Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield: 'Humble Yourself!' Georgia Bulldog Davin Bellamy to Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield: 'Humble Yourself!'
- January 03, 2018

Just humble yourself, man, just humble yourself. Just humble yourself, man, just humble yourself. Mayfield appeared to ignore Bellamy, who did not pursue the quarterback and went on to do an on-field interview. Mayfield has been criticized for his actions in the past, most recently for his crotch grab that caused him to not start the final home game of his college career at Oklahoma . (more...)
Sam Bradford returns to practice for Minnesota Vikings after three-month absence Sam Bradford returns to practice for Minnesota Vikings after three-month absence
- January 03, 2018

However, wear and tear on a knee that had endured multiple surgeries done in the past got to Bradford, who was put on the shelf. Minnesota will practice on Tuesday and Wednesday before players are given four days off. "We'll just see how it goes and where it's at". So there's no rush to get Bradford into a game. Even though the Vikings lost Bradford, the quarterback position hasn't dropped off in terms of production. (more...)
The Big Ten Absolutely Dominated The College Bowl Season The Big Ten Absolutely Dominated The College Bowl Season
- January 03, 2018

He now has four double-doubles this season. Recruiting, preseason polls and eye tests are subjective. Northwestern's best three non-conference wins came against La Salle, Valparaiso, and DePaul and that isn't going to cut it for an NCAA Tournament team. (more...)
East Bengal thump Arrows to stay on top East Bengal thump Arrows to stay on top
- January 03, 2018

Like Mohun Bagan , East Bengal is a giant in Indian football and they are presently leading the table with 14 points. This was the first match that Arrows played without Dheeraj Singh and head coach Luis Norton de Matos once again made it clear that the goalkeeper's decision to leave India for Europe might not be the best for his career. (more...)
Steelers coach Todd Haley injured in fall after Sunday's game Steelers coach Todd Haley injured in fall after Sunday's game
- January 03, 2018

He is expected to return to the office this week to participate in preparations for the playoffs. The incident resulted in a hip injury , according to the report, and that police have looked into the matter. kickoff at Heinz Field. The Steelers released a statement that did acknowledge the fall and injury but did not say that he was pushed. Chances are, Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley had a worse New Year's Eve than you. (more...)
Texans QB Watson ahead of schedule in rehab Texans QB Watson ahead of schedule in rehab
- January 03, 2018

In his four seasons with the Texans, Houston has won the AFC South twice. He thinks the Texans can win a Super Bowl now that they have a franchise quarterback to build around. The team handed out other honors as well including Deandre Hopkins named offensive MVP and Deshaun Watson as Rookie of the Year. Watson relayed about two weeks ago that he was "on the right track" with his recovery from November 8 surgery to address the ligament damage to his right knee, so O'Brien's comments seemingly ... (more...)