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Kansas City Chiefs sign David Amerson to boost cornerback stocks Kansas City Chiefs sign David Amerson to boost cornerback stocks
- February 17, 2018

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport adds that Amerson could make up to $6 million on the pact. The former second-round pick missed last season's final eight because of a foot injury. The Oakland Raiders released Amerson on February 5, saving some $6 million against their salary cap. Here was Oakland's official news release from February 5 upon releasing the 26-year-old CB. (more...)
Potential Barcelona lineup against Eibar Potential Barcelona lineup against Eibar
- February 17, 2018

The hard-fought win takes Barca on to 62 points for the season, 10 above nearest challengers Atletico Madrid , who play Athletic Bilbao at home on Sunday. But after 23 La Liga games, Barcelona are top of the table, unbeaten with a seven-point advantage over second-placed Atletico Madrid and a staggering 17 points ahead of Real Madrid . (more...)
Choosing Between Newfield Exploration Company (NFX) and Prologis, Inc. (PLD)
- February 17, 2018

HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) has risen 8.01% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 19.00% the S&P500. Clean Yield Group increased its stake in Ntt Docomo Inc Spons Adr (DCM) by 11.69% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Hansdotter takes her first gold in women's slalom Hansdotter takes her first gold in women's slalom
- February 17, 2018

In second place and still feeling some jitters after the first of Thursday's two runs, Shiffrin did two things during the 3 hours before the deciding leg of the GS: She took a nap, and then she sneaked onto the adjacent men's course at Yongpong Alpine Center for a little free skiing. (more...)
The Cruelest Two Minutes of the Olympics for Team USA The Cruelest Two Minutes of the Olympics for Team USA
- February 17, 2018

Shiffrin held nothing back on a second run that put her on the icy edge of tumbling back to earth. "There is not much tactic that goes into it", she said. Shiffrin was asked in an NBC interview about throwing up before stepping into the starting gate to start her slalom run. There is not much tactics that goes into it. (more...)
Phil Thompson compares Liverpool's Mohamed Salah to Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo
- February 17, 2018

Cristiano's 45th-minute strike, his 100th goal in the competition for Real, cancelled out Adrien Rabiot's opener for PSG as the holders won 3-1 in Wednesday night's last-16 first leg. " He used to do that in training, you know ", Ferdinand insisted. "I swear to you, insane but he used to do it". Had the match officials seen the ball move, the rules of the game mean they would have had to order the penalty to be retaken. (more...)
Comeback kid: Nathan Chen breaks Olympic record with six quads Comeback kid: Nathan Chen breaks Olympic record with six quads
- February 17, 2018

Seconds into his routine, Chen fell on his quadruple jump combination, which meant he couldn't complete the second jump in the series. He finished 17th with 82.27 points. Hanyu skated first in the final group of men and led a series of spectacular performances. He was 12th in the standings with a season-best 84.53. Rippon lied back on the ice and pumped his fists after a performance that earned 87.95 points. (more...)
Liverpool can win Champions League, says Dejan Lovren Liverpool can win Champions League, says Dejan Lovren
- February 17, 2018

But after last night's sensational display against Porto I have somewhat changed my tune. The Reds put on a statement performance as they became the first British team in history to score five away goals in a Champions League knockout tie, and send a message to the rest of Europe that Liverpool are a team to fear. (more...)
Lindsey Vonn dedicates race to late grandfather Lindsey Vonn dedicates race to late grandfather
- February 17, 2018

The best laid plans - particularly in sport - never run smoothly, and injury was set to derail her pursuit for a place in alpine ski history. With two-thirds of the 45-woman field still to race, Vonn ― the first skier out ― had slipped to joint-fifth position. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation says protocols 'not followed' for tip about Florida school shooting suspect Federal Bureau of Investigation says protocols 'not followed' for tip about Florida school shooting suspect
- February 17, 2018

His attorney did not contest the order and had her arm around Cruz during the short appearance. " Cruz stated that he was the gunman who entered the school campus armed with a AR-15 and began shooting students that he saw in the hallways and on the school grounds", police say in the arrest papers. (more...)
Canada opens Olympic women's curling tournament with two losses Canada opens Olympic women's curling tournament with two losses
- February 17, 2018

United States of America also allowed an early five-point end to Italy in a previous loss this tournament, consistently finding ways to put themselves in an early hole. Charlotte Kalla of Sweden took silver, more than 20 seconds adrift, while Marit Bjoergen of Norway and Finn Krista Parmakoski dead-heated for the bronze medal. (more...)
Hansdotter wins Olympic slalom gold; no medal for Shiffrin Hansdotter wins Olympic slalom gold; no medal for Shiffrin
- February 17, 2018

She spoke those words after failing to live up to that billing. "She won yesterday and she's completely fantastic, but I felt after the first race that it gave me some hope". So I think that was my thing today. When you have two races in a row it's important to have that mental energy stable. "I know that this is going to sound so arrogant", Shiffrin told journalists - and adopting a quiet voice, she continued: "I know that I'm the best slalom skier in the world". (more...)
Caroline Wozniacki Accuses Opponent Of Excessive Grunting Caroline Wozniacki Accuses Opponent Of Excessive Grunting
- February 17, 2018

Australian Open champion Wozniacki won the encounter 7-5, 6-1, but she complained to the chair umpire that her life was being made unnecessarily hard because of Niculescu's dodgy gamesmanship. "It's disturbing. It's one thing if you hit the ball and you start grunting straightaway, then you can grunt a little longer - I don't have a problem with that". (more...)
Embedding Tweets Is Copyright Infringement, Court Rules Embedding Tweets Is Copyright Infringement, Court Rules
- February 17, 2018

The photo was newsworthy because at the time , the Celtics were reportedly trying to recruit National Basketball Association star Kevin Durant. It was interesting that the team's manager brought along someone who played an entirely different sport. (more...)
Winter Olympics 2018: Russians up and running with big win over Slovenia Winter Olympics 2018: Russians up and running with big win over Slovenia
- February 17, 2018

It certainly helps that the Olympic format means no team gets eliminated after pool play, though it doesn't hurt that the USA dominated play for the first two periods against Slovenia before the mix of sitting on the lead and running out of gas proved costly. (more...)
Tongan Pita Taufatofua only trained for three months before competing in Olympics Tongan Pita Taufatofua only trained for three months before competing in Olympics
- February 17, 2018

Taufatofua shot to worldwide fame when, as Tonga's flagbearer, he walked shirtless and oiled-up into the ceremony of the Summer Games in Rio in 2016. Madrazo finished nearly three minutes behind Taufatofua's time of 56mins and 41.1secs and the Tongan, who competed in taekwondo in Brazil two years ago, said he wants to try a third Olympic sport just to get warm again. (more...)
Panthers Interim GM Hurney Reinstated After Investigation Turns Up Nothing Panthers Interim GM Hurney Reinstated After Investigation Turns Up Nothing
- February 17, 2018

NFL spokesperson Brian McCarthy announced the league would review the complaint under the personal conduct policy, and Marty Hurney met with league investigator Lisa Friel on February 9, according to his attorney, Kathleen Luchessi. Hurney's ex-wife then withdrew the complaint. We have conducted an investigation into the allegations against Carolina Panthers interim General Manager Marty Hurney , which included a review of available law enforcement and court records, sworn testimony in ... (more...)
Team USA Hockey Wins Team USA Hockey Wins
- February 17, 2018

The U.S.A. dominated the second period, outshooting Slovakia 16-6, but could not get one past Slovakia goaltender Jan Laco. Wednesday night in Team USA's first game they were ahead late and lost the lead and eventually the game. If Russia, or the Olympic Athletes from Russia as they are known here, defeats Slovenia later Friday, the Americans (1-0-1) will be leading their pool. (more...)
Ducey: Lower flags to half-staff to honor shooting victims Ducey: Lower flags to half-staff to honor shooting victims
- February 17, 2018

He was armed with an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle and multiple ammunition magazines, police said . He called the shooting "bad for Florida and the country". On Thursday, parents in Chicopee told 22News they're dropping their children off with heavy hearts. But, Murphy added, "we need action". The Post disputed the number, saying Everytown for Gun Safety included incidents of gunfire "that are not really school shootings ", and cited several examples. (more...)
Grandmother foils grandson's alleged school shooting plot in Washington Grandmother foils grandson's alleged school shooting plot in Washington
- February 17, 2018

I can't wait", he wrote in his journal, according to the court records. "I can't wait to walk into that class and blow all those f-- away". Joshua Alexander O'Connor, 18, was arrested Tuesday after police said his grandmother found his journal and dialed 911 to report "credible threats" by her grandson to shoot students at the high school. (more...)
Malcom confirms agreement over Bordeaux exit amid Spurs and Arsenal links Malcom confirms agreement over Bordeaux exit amid Spurs and Arsenal links
- February 17, 2018

Those performances have reportedly attracted the attention of Premier League sides Manchester United , Arsenal and Tottenham with the 20-year-old reportedly close to joining the Gunners in January. However, Bordeaux's true valuation of the player still remains unclear. "I've already said that I wanted to leave to pursue new objectives", the Brazilian told the journalist Rafael Reis. (more...)
Harry Kane carries burden of Spurs' hopes against Juventus Harry Kane carries burden of Spurs' hopes against Juventus
- February 17, 2018

Tottenham Hotspur also goes into the game without a loss in five games, however, they were lucky to leave Anfield with a point two weeks ago after Harry Kane netted a controversial 93rd-minute penalty. Kane has scored at least 20 goals in the past four Premier League seasons, including netting 23 so far this campaign. When it comes to defenders, Juventus' Giorgio Chiellini is as good as they come. (more...)
Dom Parsons bags bronze on a specially designed sled Dom Parsons bags bronze on a specially designed sled
- February 17, 2018

Snowboarder Katie Ormerod suffered a serious injury and Elise Christie crashed out of her 500m short-track speed skating final, reducing her to tears. I thought I'd lost it after that fourth run. The 30-year-old twice clocked 4.88, conceding 0.20 and more to Martins Dukurs and wants to go a tenth of a second quicker on Friday. (more...)
Analysis of Gonzalo Higuain's performance during Juventus' 2-2 draw with Tottenham Analysis of Gonzalo Higuain's performance during Juventus' 2-2 draw with Tottenham
- February 17, 2018

Kane was delighted to take two valuable away goals into the second leg at Wembley, meaning Juventus have to outscore Spurs to win. I want to congratulate the players - 2-0 down in Turin to a team so hard to break down. "It's something that makes me insane because you aren't able to analyse how good teams are in the Champions League ". To make it a more incredible feat for the Spurs, they scored as many goals as Juventus had conceded in last 16 games. (more...)
Tiger Woods to play Honda Classic at PGA National
- February 17, 2018

When asked about his schedule earlier this week, Woods insisted he would enter the Honda Classic if he felt he was capable of swinging "full bore" in time for the first event of the Florida Swing. There had been some speculation that Woods would skip the event at PGA National if he made the cut at the Genesis Open, where he first played as a 16-year-old in 1992. (more...)
Cup racing is back with the Daytona 500 Cup racing is back with the Daytona 500
- February 17, 2018

With the way in which he ran last season, there was not a driver in the field that wanted to see Kyle Larson advance to the Round of Four to compete for the Championship in the season's final race . In years past, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Can-Am Duels were the last shot at making the big race on Sunday. I would first of all like to thank NASCAR Integrated Media Communications for inviting me to take part in this one of a kind experience covering Speedweeks from a media ... (more...)
Colts officially name Eberflus, Sirianni as coordinators Colts officially name Eberflus, Sirianni as coordinators
- February 17, 2018

From the sound of things, there will be a similar arrangement in Indy with Reich and his offensive coaching staff. For his part, Luck said he was "really excited, and really happy for everybody involved in the Colts" when he had heard Reich was officially on board. (more...)
Red Sox OF Betts trying to find niche Red Sox OF Betts trying to find niche
- February 17, 2018

There were no hard feelings, nothing wrong. "That's just the business of it, of this game". And most agents, including Betts' representatives at the Legacy Agency, usually prepare players for what to expect in a hearing by advising them not to take anything to heart. (more...)
Romney's Utah bid for Senate could revive rift with Trump Romney's Utah bid for Senate could revive rift with Trump
- February 17, 2018

His first public appearance as a Senate candidate is scheduled for Friday in Utah. He was defeated in the general election that year by President Barack Obama , although Romney won Utah by 48 points. Those close to him say he plans a hyper-local focus on Utah issues throughout the Senate campaign. "Utah is a better model for Washington than Washington is for Utah", Romney said. (more...)
India eye 5-1 as hosts South Africa aims consolation India eye 5-1 as hosts South Africa aims consolation
- February 17, 2018

These teams last went to Centurion with India looking to keep the Test series alive and South Africa looking to prevent the ODI series from becoming a predictable scene of dominance for India . Here are the live streaming details and everything you need to know about the India vs South Africa 6th ODI in Centurion . South Africa , meanwhile, have more causes for forehead creases with the series plonking giant question marks on their middle-order's ability to play quality ... (more...)

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