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Team USA Women fall to Canada 2-1 Team USA Women fall to Canada 2-1
- February 16, 2018

The Canadians led 2-0 after 7 1/2 minutes and made the Swiss pay when they went to the penalty box. "I think the speed is huge but I think we're moving the puck very well". But the first Canadian Olympic team without NHL players since the 1994 group won silver in Lillehammer more than answered the bell Thursday night at Kwandong Hockey Centre, riding two goals apiece from Rene Bourque and Wojtek Wolski and 28 saves from Ben Scrivens in a crisp 5-1 victory over Switzerland. (more...)
Deandre Ayton makes the difference, again — ASU Basketball Deandre Ayton makes the difference, again — ASU Basketball
- February 16, 2018

Allonzo Trier scored 19 points and hit a 3-pointer during a late 7-0 that put the Wildcats up 70-63 with 90 seconds left. Second half Arizona dominated on the boards, Ayton got eight defensive rebounds by himself, the team racked up 44 total, 29 in the second half. (more...)
US Figure Skater Nathan Chen at Loss to Explain Shaky Showing US Figure Skater Nathan Chen at Loss to Explain Shaky Showing
- February 16, 2018

Now he wants to "avenge" himself at Gangneung Ice Arena. Reigning Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan will be the first skater in the final group, followed by American star Nathan Chen , Russian skater Mikhail Kolyada and countryman Shoma Uno. (more...)
Lindsey Jacobellis Again Misses Gold in Snowboard Cross Lindsey Jacobellis Again Misses Gold in Snowboard Cross
- February 16, 2018

That wait will have to continue, as Michela Mioli pulled away from the competition in the final race to win the gold medal. Julia Pereira de Sousa Mablieau of France took silver. "It's hard, because she gets scrutinized once every four years by the majority of the American media, and no one pays attention to the wonderful things that happen in the interim", said Seth Wescott, the two-time Olympic champion, who watched the race from his home in Whistler. (more...)
Liverpool to remain with goalkeeper Loris Karius long-term? Liverpool to remain with goalkeeper Loris Karius long-term?
- February 16, 2018

According to Sky Sports , Liverpool have stepped up their efforts to sign the long-term target Alisson from AS Roma . Liverpool's interest in Alisson is still a worry for AS Roma, as they know that selling the Brazilian to Anfield would solve a lot of their financial issues in one go. (more...)
Cubs star offers support at vigil in Florida in wake of shooting Cubs star offers support at vigil in Florida in wake of shooting
- February 16, 2018

He donated $150,000 to cover the cost of lights for the school's baseball field. "Parkland and Coral Springs please stay strong!" When first told about the shooting, Almora said: "I go, what school is it?" Marjory Stoneman Douglas, which has almost 3,000 students enrolled, was attacked by a 19-year-old shooter who pulled a fire alarm to lure students out of classrooms. (more...)
Gundogan brace sends City soaring Gundogan brace sends City soaring
- February 16, 2018

Manchester City are now rated at just 10/1 to complete a remarkable quadruple this season, something not seen since Celtic in the 1960s. I would also expect Manchester United to deal with Seville, although I would rank Jose Mourinho's team as the Premier League club least likely to actually win the competition. (more...)
NZ wins toss, bats in tri-series T20 vs Australia NZ wins toss, bats in tri-series T20 vs Australia
- February 16, 2018

Colin Munro , Guptill's opening partner, scored 76 and shared a 134-run partnership for the first wicket . The visitors are unchanged, having already qualified for the tri-series final. Martin Guptill and Colin Munro will open the batting, followed by Williamson, Mark Chapman, Ross Taylor and big-hitting Colin de Grandhomme. Australia: David Warner (captain), D'Arcy Short, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell, Aaron Finch , Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey, Ashton Agar, Andrew Tye, Kane Richardson, ... (more...)
Canada dumps Swiss in men's hockey opener
- February 16, 2018

For a team expected to score by committee, the Canadian men found their offence early. She denied Jocelyne Lamoureux with the blocker to maintain Canada's 2-0 lead. Playing a dominant game down low, he got Canada on the board by deflecting a shot by Chris Lee, then gave Canada a 3-0 lead when he seized the puck in front of the Swiss net and converted. (more...)
McLeish set to become Scots boss for second time McLeish set to become Scots boss for second time
- February 16, 2018

A long-running pursuit of Northern Ireland boss O'Neill ended in public rejection, a situation that contributed to the departure of Scottish FA chief executive Stewart Regan. Speaking to BBC Scotland in July 2014, he said "wild horses couldn't have dragged me" away had he led to country to the finals in Austria and Switzerland. (more...)
Chelsea must 'give everything' to secure top-four finish Chelsea must 'give everything' to secure top-four finish
- February 16, 2018

The 31-year-old said he was focused on Chelsea after "five incredible years" at Arsenal . "He is very similar to what I was as a player. I hope he stays at Chelsea ". "We have 11 games to play between now and then and we have to give everything to achieve that". Giroud has started only one game in the Premier League this season for Arsenal and was growing frustrated in a bench role, hampering his chances of playing at the World Cup in Russian Federation. (more...)
Man Utd Stars Held Meeting With Mourinho Over Pogba Man Utd Stars Held Meeting With Mourinho Over Pogba
- February 16, 2018

He played the same team at St. James' Park and they faltered again. It is also fair to say that Mourinho, who has often been criticised for being too cautious in "big" matches, is now being criticised for attempting to facilitate more attacking-minded players. (more...)
Shiffrin lurks as Olympic quest begins in giant slalom Shiffrin lurks as Olympic quest begins in giant slalom
- February 16, 2018

Sui Wenjing and Han Cong won China a second silver medal at PyeongChang Olympics with 235.47 points, 0.43 points away from the top of the podium. Shiffrin was fifth in this event at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Nearly four hours later, Shiffrin improved upon her first run by a whopping 1.62 seconds, putting up an impressive 2:20.02 total, 0.39 seconds faster than silver medalist Ragnhild Mowinckel of Norway, and Italy's Brignone - who held her spot through the decisive second run ... (more...)
Former Red Wing Burns US Men's Hockey Team In Olympic Opener
- February 16, 2018

Both playing in Group A, which features the top four teams based on the 2016 IIHF World Ranking, USA and Canada have both looked unstoppable thus far. Lee, who had the primary assist on the first goal, goes point-to-point to Noreau, who fires a one-timer with Bourque screening in front.The goaltender never saw it, and Canada scores its second of the game on its fourth shot on goal. (more...)
India vs South Africa 6th ODI, Centurion India vs South Africa 6th ODI, Centurion
- February 16, 2018

Under lights, there's a possibility of the ball skidding on more and possibly negating India's spin twins a little bit. "We want to win 5-1 but there might be a scenario to give a few [other] guys a chance", said Kohli, with the series won using only 12 of India's 17-man squad. (more...)
Odisha To Sponsor Indian Hockey Team For Five Years Odisha To Sponsor Indian Hockey Team For Five Years
- February 16, 2018

Bhubaneswar: The state government on Thursday became the sponsor of national hockey team for the next five years, the move coming ahead of the Men's Hockey World Cup to be held in the city in November. The state is regarded as the cradle of hockey and has produced greats like Dilip Tirkey, Ignace Tirkey and Lazarus Barla in the past. Global hockey federation's head Narinder Batra said they were happy with the new association. (more...)
Kim wants to 'boost climate of reconciliation' with South Korea Kim wants to 'boost climate of reconciliation' with South Korea
- February 16, 2018

Since the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang kicked off over the weekend, a mysterious group of women from North Korea has been seen at events where Korea is represented. "They know what has to be on the table for conversations". But diplomacy between Washington and Pyongyang won't start unless Kim Jong Un wants it to. (more...)
Greg Schiano's salary skyrockets to $1.5 million to stay at Ohio State Greg Schiano's salary skyrockets to $1.5 million to stay at Ohio State
- February 16, 2018

Now I'm curious to see how Ohio State changes up its defensive approach against a Penn State team that has some matchup advantages over the Buckeyes. It's hard to imagine Ohio State , which ranks 12th in Ken Pomeroy's adjusted defensive efficiency , giving up 82 points on 48 field-goal attempts again. (more...)
The Super Bowl was a giant loss for a Giants fan The Super Bowl was a giant loss for a Giants fan
- February 16, 2018

The Super Bowl proved to fulfill the David v. Goliath prophecy, as the Birds denied the Pats what would have been their second consecutive Super Bowl victory. I was driving home in the vehicle with my parents from playing in a youth ice hockey game listening on the radio as Eagles' legendary announcer Merrill Reese painted the picture of Wilbert Montgomery rushing for 42-yard first-quarter touchdown run. (more...)
Emery and Al-Khelaifi: Referee favoured Real Madrid Emery and Al-Khelaifi: Referee favoured Real Madrid
- February 16, 2018

This was PSG's first significant test since the Qatari-funded club spent a record 222 million euros to sign Neymar from Barcelona in a bid to break into the continent's elite. The Portuguese has 43 goals in his last 43 appearances in the knockout phase. "You can never consider Real Madrid to be dead and buried". Brazilian striker Neymar commented on the defeat against Real Madrid , Goal.com reported. (more...)
Florida shooting victim 'one of the greatest people I knew' Florida shooting victim 'one of the greatest people I knew'
- February 16, 2018

According to the Sun-Sentinel, Feis jumped between a student and the shooter, then pushed her out the door to get her away from the line of fire. The team went on to say Feis died a hero and will be forever in their hearts and memories. (more...)
CNN Falls In Love With North Korea At Winter Olympics CNN Falls In Love With North Korea At Winter Olympics
- February 16, 2018

The Post reported that Pence and South Korea's President Moon Jae-in agreed, in theory, to meet with North Korean officials during their meeting on the sidelines of the Olympics . "Under a strong position for denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula, Korea will faithfully implement the global sanctions on North Korea, while also adhering to the principle of resolution through peaceful means", the statement said. (more...)
Lakers should have Lonzo Ball back right after All-Star break Lakers should have Lonzo Ball back right after All-Star break
- February 16, 2018

As Josh Hart ran off the Pelicans home court on Wednesday morning, he stopped in front of Lonzo Ball , who was chatting with reporters, to tease the point guard about when he would return to the court. This is Okafor's first appearance in regular-season National Basketball Association games since the 2012-13 campaign, when he played for the Washington Wizards. (more...)
Manchester City break Liverpool's Champions League record with victory over Basel Manchester City break Liverpool's Champions League record with victory over Basel
- February 16, 2018

The UEFA champions league is back. City have now won more games this season in all competitions (34) than they did in the whole of last season (33). Ilkay Gundogan , Bernardo Silva and Sergio Aguero scored within nine minutes of each other in the last 16 first leg tie to nearly certainly extend Basel's wait for a first quarter-final appearance in the competition. (more...)
AJ McCarron wins grievance claim with Bengals, is a free agent AJ McCarron wins grievance claim with Bengals, is a free agent
- February 16, 2018

McCarron was a fifth-round pick by the Bengals in 2014 and looked sharp when he got a chance to play in 2015, which led to some having interest in him as a trade target the past two offseasons. He enters the free agency fray with no ties to the Bengals whatsoever. McCarron has only appeared in 11 games in his career while sitting behind Andy Dalton . (more...)
Shiffrin takes home gold in women's giant slalom Shiffrin takes home gold in women's giant slalom
- February 16, 2018

You could hear Shiffrin exhale deeply before she took off, and I couldnt help doing the same as I followed the flying blur that was her across the screen. France's Tessa Worley was No. 3 in the world and fared even worse, finishing in 1:12.06, behind 14 other skiers and a full 1.44 seconds behind Moelgg. (more...)
Roberto Mancini tips Manchester City to win the Champions League Roberto Mancini tips Manchester City to win the Champions League
- February 15, 2018

Guardiola is expected to be able to recall David Silva and Vincent Kompany for the contest with Basel , with the veteran duo overcoming injuries to potentially take up a spot in the starting lineup on Wednesday. City may have flattered to deceive since their first appearance in the Champions League in 2011, but this season is their best chance yet for glory. (more...)
Roy Keane slams Man Utd quartet and Mourinho for team's Roy Keane slams Man Utd quartet and Mourinho for team's "defensive problems"
- February 15, 2018

Sources told ESPN FC that Chelsea were unfamiliar with Corti's identity as a prankster and his intentions when he was accredited for the press conference. The Manchester United defender has been out of favour under Mourinho for some time and could fancy his chances elsewhere. United have wobbled of late, suffering two defeats in their last three outings, and need to turn things around heading into a crucial run of games which will see them face Huddersfield, Sevilla and Chelsea ... (more...)
Jutanugarn sisters four off the Australian Open pace Jutanugarn sisters four off the Australian Open pace
- February 15, 2018

Lydia Ko has bounced back from a turbulent start to the year off-course with a strong start in the opening round of the Women's Australian Open. Among others tied for third were Americans Mo Martin and Caroline Inglis and Sweden's Caroline Hedwall in the LPGA tour's second event of the year. (more...)
Champions League: 5 things we learnt from Tuesday games Champions League: 5 things we learnt from Tuesday games
- February 15, 2018

My experience in the UCL last 16 is it is only over after the second game.Of course, we will be focused against Basel at the Etihad, but with Arsenal and Chelsea to play it's important to be focused there, too. Dimitri Oberlin got clear of City's defence and tried to poke the ball past Ederson as the Brazilian rushed out of his area but got no power on the ball allowing Kyle Walker to clear easily. (more...)

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