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Everton closing in on £20m Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun Everton closing in on £20m Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun
- December 29, 2017

And Allardyce, who is yet to lose a game since taking the reins at Goodison Park, appears to have got his man, for £25 million. He told uefa.com in a 2011 interview that he feels "100 per cent Turkish", despite growing up in Germany. 'Players like Sandro haven't picked up the pace of the Premier League and show what they showed in Spain. "(Dominic) Calvert-Lewin is battling away. (more...)
Lillard ruled out vs. 76ers, misses third straight game Lillard ruled out vs. 76ers, misses third straight game
- December 29, 2017

Hartstein has a strong history of success picking National Basketball Association games, including going 126-95-7 over the final months of last season for a huge profit. Then Pat Connaughton added two more foul shots to give the Blazers a six-point lead with 5.2 seconds left. McCollum erased memories of a dismal outing against the Sixers on November 22 at the Wells Fargo Center. (more...)
Hot stock to Watch: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)
- December 29, 2017

Following the completion of the sale, the general counsel now owns 15,279 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,557,846.84. The institutional investor held 9,484 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.71 million, up from 7,620 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Harry Kane goal breaks Premier League scoring record Harry Kane goal breaks Premier League scoring record
- December 29, 2017

Next up for Dele and co is a trip to Swansea City on January 2nd, and it would take a courageous man to bet against them continuing their fine run of form. That's two more than Messi scored for Barcelona and Argentina, and three more than Ronaldo has scored for Real Madrid and Portugal. I want to do it year in year out. (more...)
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata speaks out on prospect of catching Manchester City Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata speaks out on prospect of catching Manchester City
- December 29, 2017

The west London side find themselves in third place in the Premier League table and look increasingly likely to have to surrender their top-flight crown to Manchester City , who are out of sight at the summit. 'Sometimes it was hard to deliver the ball because the pressure was coming on us really quick. The records continue to tumble at the Etihad and Morata, who joined Chelsea in the summer from Real Madrid, knows it will be "difficult" to bridge the gap in the second-half of the season. (more...)
Bayliss refutes ball tampering suggestions Bayliss refutes ball tampering suggestions
- December 29, 2017

Bayliss is one of the most laid-back coaches in world cricket but he knows how a ball-tampering row erupted in Australia previous year when South Africa captain Faf Du Plessis was caught on camera rubbing saliva on the ball while sucking a sweet and wanted to quickly check with the umpires if there was anything going on. (more...)
Gabi Garcia stupidly overweight for fight with 53-year-old opponent Gabi Garcia stupidly overweight for fight with 53-year-old opponent
- December 29, 2017

Rizin 8 takes place on Friday, December 29 from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan with Kyoji Horiguchi and Gabriel Oliveira headlining. The Rizin FF fight between women's heavyweight Gabi Garcia and 53-year-old pro wrestler-turned-politician Shinobu Kandori was already a unusual one, but things got stranger on Thursday morning. (more...)
Spurs' Kawhi Leonard Will Miss Thursday's Game Against Knicks Spurs' Kawhi Leonard Will Miss Thursday's Game Against Knicks
- December 29, 2017

With 15 points, 12 rebounds and five assists, San Antonio's Pau Gasol had a solid performance. "We are trying to fit in his game and get him feeling comfortable with the ball. Caris LeVert led Brooklyn with 18 points and Allen Crabbe added 15. "Being able to play 26 minutes as good as he played tonight, I think, is a huge deal for us", Gasol said. (more...)
Slovakia stuns by defeating USA at world juniors Slovakia stuns by defeating USA at world juniors
- December 29, 2017

Samuel Bucek scored an unassisted goal with 2:08 remaining in the third period to give Slovakia a 3-2 victory over the defending gold medalist Americans. Joona Koppanen and Aapeli Rasanen both scored to give Finland a 2-0 lead and although Nikolaj Krag pulled one back for Denmark, further goals from Juuso Valimaki and Henri Jokiharju wrapped up the win. (more...)
Rangers confident they can survive against Celtic Rangers confident they can survive against Celtic
- December 29, 2017

The Gers boss hasn't ruled the 25-year-old out of Saturday's Old Firm clash with Graham Dorrans already out with a long-term injury. "We'll see how he recovers and if there is a potential for him to be involved then that would be great but if there isn't we will be disappointed". (more...)
Holm could be greatest UFC fighter ever Holm could be greatest UFC fighter ever
- December 29, 2017

In fact, UFC president Dana White believes if Holm beats Cyborg then the debate is already over and she is the best women's fighter of all time. Holm (11-3) is coming off a Performance of the Night fight against Bethe Correia back in June snapping a three-fight losing streak after dethroning Ronda Rousey more than two years ago. (more...)
Do You Own Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBD) Shares?
- December 29, 2017

Shares of Banco Bradesco SA ( BBD ) traded up $0.15 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $10.18. Stock's distance from 52 week High is -13.2% and the distance from 52 week Low is 38.14%. EPS Growth this year is 14.8 percent. The company now has an insider ownership of 0 Percent and Institutional ownership of 24.88 Percent. Likewise, the performance for the quarter was recorded as -5.85% and for the year was 37.97%. (more...)
Wenger tells Mourinho to 'deal with it' Wenger tells Mourinho to 'deal with it'
- December 29, 2017

Jesse Lingard believes that there was only likely to be one victor in Tuesday's league clash between Manchester United and Burnley had an extra 10 minutes been played. Lingard may expect to be handed a start when Manchester United host Southampton at Old Trafford on Saturday. "It is not enough, it is not enough, ' the United manager said of the money spent since he took over. (more...)
Roger Federer credits relaxed attitude for 2017 comeback ahead of Hopman Cup Roger Federer credits relaxed attitude for 2017 comeback ahead of Hopman Cup
- December 29, 2017

The beach was pretty quiet but those who happened to be there took the opportunity to get pictures and have a quick word with the Swiss tennis giant, who headlines the 30th Hopman Cup, opening at Perth Arena on Saturday. "It was a bit of a reset for my mind, to take things more relaxed", Federer said. "I do understand there is a lot of power in that and I like sharing certain moments that I have on the tour, it's a great way to connect with the people", he said. (more...)
Fitness comes first for returning Murray, Djokovic Fitness comes first for returning Murray, Djokovic
- December 29, 2017

He added: "The major competitions are the ones that drive me more than the ranking". "I never missed a Grand Slam in my career". It was a big decision, a big call to make'. The men's field in Abu Dhabi features US Open semi-finalist Pablo Carreno Busta, Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut and 20-year-old Russian Andrey Rublev apart from Djokovic, Thiem and Anderson. (more...)
Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo and Zidane, the best of 2017
- December 29, 2017

He was nominated for an award previous year but Fernando Santos, the Portuguese manager, won it for his contribution to Portugal winning the Euros in France. I think about all of the managers, absolutely all of them, those who have won and those who have not, and those who have won this trophy, because it is hard. (more...)
Blake Griffin could reportedly return this week after knee injury Blake Griffin could reportedly return this week after knee injury
- December 29, 2017

Assuming Wednesday's session goes well, Griffin will likely enter Friday as a game-time call, with his status set to be updated following shootaround. Prior to his injury, Griffin was averaging 23.6 points and 7.9 rebounds per game, while shooting 42.6 percent from the field and 35.3 percent on threes. (more...)
Alamo Bowl TCU vs Stanford: Preview and Prediction Alamo Bowl TCU vs Stanford: Preview and Prediction
- December 29, 2017

But a five-game winning streak got them back in the conversation until a third loss (to Washington State) took them out for good. They also are coming off defeats in their respective conference championship games. But if he does, he might give Costello enough breathing room against TCU's so-so pass defense (No. 72; 228.7 yards/game allowed) to do some damage. (more...)
James Washington breaks school record with 65-yard TD catch James Washington breaks school record with 65-yard TD catch
- December 29, 2017

Rudolph finished 21 for 32 for 351 yards and two touchdowns. Washington caught five passes for 126 yards, giving him 4,472 for his career and passing Rashaun Woods for the school mark. Ateman had over 1,000 yards with eight receiving scores as a senior. But Jackson and Steven Peoples couldn't connect on a handoff and Oklahoma State recovered the fumble. (more...)
Gerald Green available to make his Rockets' debut on Thursday Gerald Green available to make his Rockets' debut on Thursday
- December 29, 2017

Neither injuries were expected to be the kind of thing that kept Paul or Capela on the sidelines for an extended period of time , but seeing as how Houston is on a three-game losing streak, the Rockets would be happy to get either player back. (more...)
NFL Total Predictions: Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings 12/28/17 NFL Total Predictions: Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings 12/28/17
- December 29, 2017

Edge: Vikings. The crowd noise and defense will get to the rookie, and the Vikings will take full advantage of it. Keenum will end the regular season strong. The best part about his performance was he took care of the football. Going against Howard and Cohen will make it important for these linebackers to fill their gaps and tackle in space as both running backs make a living off of big, explosive plays. (more...)
Jets' Scheifele out 6-8 weeks with upper-body injury Jets' Scheifele out 6-8 weeks with upper-body injury
- December 29, 2017

Paul Maurice knew it was bad. The mid-week post-Christmas break evening showdown certainly provided enough treats to go all the way down Portage Avenue from the Bell MTS Place, to the Perimeter Highway, and back again. Taking it wide, McDavid and Draisaitl crossed paths, and the Oilers' captain dropped the puck perfectly onto the stick of his linemate, Draisaitl, who made no mistake burying the disc past a highly confused Connor Hellebuyck, giving Edmonton a 1-0 lead. (more...)
Record-breaker Kane will keep working harder to get better Record-breaker Kane will keep working harder to get better
- December 29, 2017

Seven of the Premier League's top eight earners in fact play for City and United, with Chelsea's Eden Hazard crashing the party in tied-sixth on £200,000-a-week. Kane's form over the last few years has gained the attention of the likes of Real Madrid and Barcelona, who have both been credited with a firm interest in the Spurs hitman over the last few months, although Kane maintains he's more than happy in North London at the moment. (more...)
UVA Football Fans Flock to Annapolis for Chilly Military Bowl UVA Football Fans Flock to Annapolis for Chilly Military Bowl
- December 29, 2017

Starting quarterback Malcolm Perry led the way with 114 yards rushing while adding a pair of touchdowns on the ground. Kurt Benkert is completing 59.6 percent of his passes for 3,062 yards, 25 touchdowns and eight interceptions. By then, Reed's kickoff return was irrelevant. The type of disrespect did not sit well with the Midshipmen, who proceeded to dominant the Cavaliers in every facet of the game. (more...)
Giants hire ex-Carolina general manager Dave Gettleman Giants hire ex-Carolina general manager Dave Gettleman
- December 29, 2017

In addition to Abrams and Gettleman, the others interviewed were Marc Ross, the Giants' vice president of player evaluation, and Louis Riddick, an ESPN analyst who is a former National Football League player and executive with the Redskins and Eagles. (more...)
Jags taking down tarps to sell more playoff tickets Jags taking down tarps to sell more playoff tickets
- December 28, 2017

The team then approached the league and corporate sponsors who pay to advertise on the tarps about opening up the 3,501 additional seats. The team announced Thursday that they received permission from their sponsors Navy Mutual and Alert Today Florida to remove the tarps in the upper bowl of EverBank Field. (more...)
Orange Bowl Preview and Prediction: Wisconsin vs Orange Bowl Preview and Prediction: Wisconsin vs
- December 28, 2017

While Orr may be downplaying Miami's accomplishments, the Hurricanes know what a victory over a top-10 team in the Orange Bowl would do for their season. "It's everything", he said of the battle up front, "not just to control the game but to send a message". He has 86 career receptions for 1,048 yards and 7 touchdowns. (more...)
Draymond Green: Kevin Durant 'Leading Candidate' for Defensive Player of the Year Draymond Green: Kevin Durant 'Leading Candidate' for Defensive Player of the Year
- December 28, 2017

Kevin Durant is finally getting some well-deserved recognition for the strides he's made on the defensive end this season. Durant is in the midst of a 10-game streak during which he has registered at least two blocks in every contest. The Golden State Warriors' superstar forward has been taking care of business on both ends of the floor since his arrival previous year. You know who is in the Defensive Player of the Year award race though? "I don't even think anybody here is anxious ... (more...)
Anderlecht coach rules Onyekuru out of World Cup Anderlecht coach rules Onyekuru out of World Cup
- December 28, 2017

Recent scans show the injury to be more serious than initially suspected. He damaged his medial ligament during Anderlecht's 1-0 win over his former club KAS Eupen on December 22, Anderlecht coach Hein Vanhaezebrouck told newsmen in Brussels, Vanguard writes. (more...)
Husker QB Tanner Lee to enter National Football League draft Husker QB Tanner Lee to enter National Football League draft
- December 28, 2017

Husker fans got 12 games with Tanner Lee at quarterback, but that will be it. Lee became only the fourth Nebraska quarterback to eclipse 3,000 passing yards while tossing for 23 touchdowns and 16 interceptions with a completion rate at 57 percent. (more...)

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