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Frost adds another coach of the year award Frost adds another coach of the year award
- January 12, 2018

The unanimous selection as the 2017 AAC Coach of the Year, Frost became the 23rd coach in FBS history - and just the sixth active coach - to lead a team to a 13-0 record or better. "It's voted on by the rest of the coaches and it means a lot to our staff and players". "I was anxious that all of our blessings and luck would run out in 2017 but we were able to win a game in 2018", he said. (more...)
San Antonio Spurs: Approaching the Lakers and the LaVar Ball chaos San Antonio Spurs: Approaching the Lakers and the LaVar Ball chaos
- January 12, 2018

It's just, can we make it really interesting, for no apparent reason. " Luke doesn't have control of the team no more", Ball said. Meanwhile, Wojnarowski has also noted that the Lakers may have to negotiate a buyout with Luol Deng if they want to part ways with him because they are unlikely to move him in a trade . (more...)
College Football Recruit Arrested, Facing Capital Murder Charge College Football Recruit Arrested, Facing Capital Murder Charge
- January 12, 2018

Altman was one of three men arrested. According to the report, it is believed the three charged men are suspects in last week's murder of 18-year-old Aaron "A.J". Police picked up Altman, 17-year-old Lonterry Harrison and 18-year-old Broderick Pearson on Wednesday. The 17-year-old Altman, a 285-pound junior defensive tackle at Etowah (Ala.) High, reportedly had garnered recruiting interest from top NCAA programs such as Alabama, Florida State, Mississippi State, Oregon and SC. (more...)
Jaguars, Saints progress in National Football League playoffs Jaguars, Saints progress in National Football League playoffs
- January 12, 2018

With Thomas and the 2017 addition of rookie sensation Alvin Kamara , the Saints have the best set of playmakers around quarterback Drew Brees in quite some time. But go back almost two years, and Thomas did not have the kind of NFL Draft buzz you might expect for a player who has been so productive. The Saints are celebrating today after defeating the Carolina Panthers last night for the third time this season, securing their spot in the NFC Divisional Playoff Game. (more...)
Man Utd's Demetri Mitchell joins Hearts on loan Man Utd's Demetri Mitchell joins Hearts on loan
- January 12, 2018

The 21-year-old then took part in the Tour 2017, presented by Aon , being introduced in the 27-man squad for the pre-season visit to the United States. " With bringing somebody in so young there's obviously difficulties in that as well because he has to hit the ground running and it's the first time he's played serious professional football ". (more...)
Markets set new records on earnings optimism, liquidity Markets set new records on earnings optimism, liquidity
- January 12, 2018

On Friday, the 31-scrip index touched a new high 34638.42, while the 51-scrip index also rose at 10,689.10. What pushed the markets further were global cues as all three major United States indices finished solidly higher at records on Thursday. (more...)
Fred 'Waiting for Guardiola to Call' Fred 'Waiting for Guardiola to Call'
- January 12, 2018

Fred has proven to be a superb signing for Shakhtar since joining the club from Internacional in 2013 while the midfielder has also broken in to the Brazilian national team with 6 caps to his name so far. It is thought that up to 10 of Europes biggest clubs are interested in signing him, including Manchester City , PSG, Napoli, Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid, although Manchester United and Arsenal have the strongest interest from the Premier League according to the Star. (more...)
Forest defender gets dog 'Gunner' after shooting down Arsenal Forest defender gets dog 'Gunner' after shooting down Arsenal
- January 12, 2018

Lichaj took to Twitter on Monday, asking "anyone who is bored" to send "dog pics, memes, gifs" to his wife and plenty of users joined in using the hashtag #GetEricADog . 'Thank you everyone for for pushing @KatPerko [his wife] in the right direction! 'OK guys, you and Eric Lichaj win! 'Cannot take looking at anymore pictures or videos of dogs, ' she tweeted. (more...)
Chase Koepka, Grace lead South African Open Chase Koepka, Grace lead South African Open
- January 12, 2018

Koepka, whose brother Brooks won the US Open a year ago, had set the early clubhouse target after a round containing seven birdies, an eagle and two bogeys, with England's Chris Paisley a shot off the pace following a 66. "I get on a streak like this where if I make one of those longish putts in the first couple of holes pretty much then I just have to get it there", he said. (more...)
Chelsea vs. Leicester City Chelsea vs. Leicester City
- January 12, 2018

Last drawing 2-2 with Arsenal in league action, the Blues will be keen to get back on track with their maiden win of the year after slipping to third in the Premier League table. Chelsea added England worldwide Ross Barkley in a £15m deal from Everton in the January transfer window. Iheanacho has yet to score a Premier League goal since joining Leicester from Manchester City in August, while Musa has not appeared in the league this season. (more...)
Kvyat handed Ferrari development driver role Kvyat handed Ferrari development driver role
- January 12, 2018

Sebastian Vettel and Daniil Kvyat will have the chance to put their differences behind them after it was announced the Russian will join Ferrari as a development driver. It wasn't the first time Kvyat had been dealt a bad hand by Red Bull. Kvyat was from the esteemed Red Bull junior programme towards the end of 2017 and was replaced at Toro Rosso by Brendon Hartley for the final three races of the season. (more...)
Paul Dunne On European Team For EurAsia Cup Paul Dunne On European Team For EurAsia Cup
- January 12, 2018

This week's clash with Arjun Atwal's star-studded Asian team at the Glenmarie Golf and Country Club in Kuala Lumpur represents another step up in class for the Wicklow star, who is the only Irishman in Thomas Bjorn's 12-strong team. "When I walk around (at events) and see Tyrrell Hatton and Sergio Garcia, my mind is on them, how they're playing and how I can utilise them". "But it was disappointing that I didn't play good enough golf to make enough points to make the team". (more...)
Jon Gruden confirms 'there's a good chance' he's headed to the Raiders Jon Gruden confirms 'there's a good chance' he's headed to the Raiders
- January 12, 2018

Wooten said he is placing his confidence in Raiders owner Mark Davis and General Manager Reggie McKenzie to comply. "I said, 'Take the interview, ' because No. On Wednesday, former National Football League executive Mike Lombardi added another potential staffer to the list - Cowboys special team coach Rich Bisaccia , who was Gruden's special teams coach during his time with the Buccaneers. (more...)
Hornets coach Steve Clifford reportedly cleared to return following long absence Hornets coach Steve Clifford reportedly cleared to return following long absence
- January 12, 2018

He has been away from the team since December 6 to address his health. Associate head coach Stephen Silas has guided the Hornets in the interim, going 7-11 in Clifford's absence. Charlotte is now 15-24 and 11th in the Eastern Conference. Coming into play on Thursday, the Hornets sat five games out of the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference despite their 15-24 overall record. (more...)
Hosmer has an Offer from the Royals Hosmer has an Offer from the Royals
- January 12, 2018

He hit.318 with 25 home runs, 94 RBIs and a career-best.882 OPS. He also had 31 doubles and 66 walks and a career-high.385 on-base percentage. A recent report from USA Today's Bob Nightengale that cited persons close to Hosmer revealed that two teams have already sent their contract offers to Hosmer. (more...)
Rockets star out at least two weeks Rockets star out at least two weeks
- January 12, 2018

The Yellow Jackets handed the Hurricanes their second loss in 14 games after losing to the likes of Grambling State, Wofford and Wright State. "They've won the West, what, three years in a row?" "You press a little bit more, your focus on the defensive end slips a little more and we've got to overcome that". (more...)
Manchester United told to pay £27m for Anderlecht's Leander Dendoncker Manchester United told to pay £27m for Anderlecht's Leander Dendoncker
- January 12, 2018

However, Anderlecht haven't had the best of campaigns this time around. The 22-year old Belgian midfielder had been a transfer target for Manchester United in the previous summer, with manager Jose Mourinho looking to add more numbers to his midfield, but there was no progress made on the deal. (more...)
What Lincoln Riley had to say after Sooners' heartbreaking Rose Bowl loss What Lincoln Riley had to say after Sooners' heartbreaking Rose Bowl loss
- January 12, 2018

As it turns out, no one did a great job of containing anyone's offense. Heisman victor Baker Mayfield threw for 287 yards and two touchdowns and one interception. He wasn't holding the ball and waiting for someone to come open at times. Jake Fromm needed only five seconds to pick up nine yards on a pass, and Rodrigo Blankenship connected on a career-best 55-yard field goal, a Rose Bowl game record and the longest of this bowl season. (more...)
Florida State hires Mark Snyder as defensive ends coach Florida State hires Mark Snyder as defensive ends coach
- January 12, 2018

Snyder's 28 years of coaching experience includes being a head coach at Marshall University and being the linebackers coach at Ohio State University when head coach Mark Dantonio was the defensive coordinator for the Buckeyes, from 2001-03. (more...)
Mohamed Salah to Real Madrid: Liverpool star speaks out on transfer rumours Mohamed Salah to Real Madrid: Liverpool star speaks out on transfer rumours
- January 12, 2018

Really enjoyed playing with you even if it was for such a short time. But Levy says Tottenham are under no pressure to sell as they move into their new stadium for the start of 2018-19. Kepa reportedly has a problem with the second metatarsal in his right foot and surgery would rule the keeper out of action until March. Reports in Spain suggest that representatives from Merseyside have met with the player and are keen to finalise a deal this January. (more...)
Day three of Newlands Test washed out Day three of Newlands Test washed out
- January 12, 2018

The top and middle-order were left baffled by the swinging conditions. Considered the next big thing in Indian cricket, the young sensation showed huge determination and adaptability to stand ground even when the likes of Dale Steyn and Kagiso Rabada beat him all ends up at the start of the innings. (more...)
Zinedine Zidane To Be Replaced By World Cup Winner Next Season? Zinedine Zidane To Be Replaced By World Cup Winner Next Season?
- January 12, 2018

In La Liga, Javi Calleja's side are in sixth, just four points behind Madrid, but they will be without midfielder Bruno Soriano, defender Ruben Semedo and reserve goalkeeper Andres Fernandez on Saturday, while forwards Nicola Sansone and Roberto Soldado are doubtful. (more...)
Human trafficking affects Wausau area; help is available Human trafficking affects Wausau area; help is available
- January 12, 2018

A group of about 25 people gathered in the rain Thursday afternoon to march the streets of downtown Carbondale in an effort to raise awareness about human trafficking. Also presented was The Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act of 2018 which allow courts to admit evidence of a criminal defendant's prior history of sexual crimes or abuse if they are prosecuted for subsequent sexual offenses. (more...)
Hayne speaks out on rape allegation: 'I firmly deny it' Hayne speaks out on rape allegation: 'I firmly deny it'
- January 12, 2018

News.com.au reports the woman, only known as "Ms V" claims she was heavily intoxicated when she met Hayne at a bar following one of his games for the San Francisco 49ers and he took her back to his home in San Jose. Legal proceedings have started in the U.S. against Hayne, who "unequivocally and vehemently" denied allegations he raped a virgin after a drunken night out. (more...)
Raiders to officially honour Kato Ottio Raiders to officially honour Kato Ottio
- January 12, 2018

And Catalans Dragons signing Mead - who skippered the centre, who signed from NRL side Canberra, at the recent World Cup - is in no doubt his friend would have been a hit in Super League . On Tuesday, Moresby South MP Justin Tkatchenko and National Capital District Governor Powes Parkop called for a complete investigation to be conducted into the sudden death of Kato Ottio. (more...)
Salesforce.com (CRM) Receives "Buy" Rating from Guggenheim
- January 12, 2018

Bedford held 382,826 shares of the basic industries company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $11.98 million, up from 329,544 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $3.05 million activity. $2.71 million worth of Salesforce.com, inc. On Wednesday, January 3 the insider Benioff Marc sold $526,668. (more...)
PSG's Neymar is the Galactico 'most craved' by Real Madrid PSG's Neymar is the Galactico 'most craved' by Real Madrid
- January 12, 2018

Neymar too is keen on making the switch, but his cost will be an earth-shattering £357m. Around the same time Madrid captain Sergio Ramos also spoke about whether the family had decided it was easier to move across the " Clasico " divide by spending a short time at PSG in the interim. (more...)
Ronaldo named 49th most valuable player in the world Ronaldo named 49th most valuable player in the world
- January 12, 2018

Neymar's valuation of €213million is more than double that of Ronaldo, who is considered to be worth €80.4m. Tottenham Hotspur ace Harry Kane reveals the lengths that he has gone to away from the field to become one of the world's most feared strikers. (more...)
Forum Energy Technologies (NYSE:FET) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
- January 12, 2018

The stock of Vantiv, Inc. The stock of Oxford BioMedica PLC (LON:OXB) earned "Buy" rating by Peel Hunt on Monday, January 8. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. 14 of them rate its stock a hold. Drilling down, the stock is 18.02% for the past month and 4.95% for the week. Granite Investment Prns Limited Liability Company has invested 0.97% in Forum Energy Technologies , Inc. (more...)
Heat G Dion Waiters reportedly considering season-ending ankle surgery Heat G Dion Waiters reportedly considering season-ending ankle surgery
- January 12, 2018

Waiters' decision to have surgery is not surprising considering his long history of trouble with the ankle. His season will end having appeared in 30 games and averaging 14.3 points, 3.8 assists, and 2.6 rebounds per game. Regardless, with him now sidelined for the remainder of the 2017-18 campaign, coach Erik Spoelstra will seemingly continue relying on Tyler Johnson, Wayne Ellington and Josh Richardson to hold down the shooting guard position. (more...)