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Tom Brady Headlines Group Of Four Patriots Named To Pro Bowl


Slater has been named to seven consecutive Pro Bowls . Only one other Bengal, wide receiver Isaac Curtis, made it for as many as his first four seasons from 1973-76. Ramsey finished second among cornerbacks in the fan voting behind Bouye. Mack, another four-time Pro Bowler, has earned a Pro Bowl roster spot in his first two seasons in Atlanta. Read More »

Davis suspension reduced to one game by NFL


It's possible Adams also won't play again in 2017 as he enters concussion protocol for the third time in 14 months. Davis hit a defenseless Adams, leading with his helmet, after Panthers safety Colin Jones picked off an Aaron Rodgers pass and returned it 34 yards. Read More »

Olivier Giroud open to Arsenal exit in January, confirms agent


Giroud was heavily linked with Everton over the summer, and a stay in England would appear to be among the preferred options. Despite that, Manuello insists that Giroud does not want to return to Ligue 1, where he won the title with Montpellier before joining Arsenal five years ago. Read More »

Rockets' Chris Paul named Western Conference Player of the Week


Harden hurt the knee when he crashed into the basket support after being fouled by San Antonio Spurs guard Brandon Paul during the Rockets' victory Friday. He is also shooting 45.3 percent from the field, 39.4 percent from beyond the arc, and 86 percent from the free-throw line. After adding Chris Paul in a trade with the Los Angeles Clippers this offseason, the Rockets have only seen their offense get better, and despite sharing the workload at the point-guard position, James Harden has ... Read More »

Balagué not convinced that Barcelona can afford Coutinho


Liverpool rebuffed three huge offers for Coutinho this summer - even though the Brazilian handed in a transfer request - but given his current form they are certain to retain an interest in the Brazilian. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain stepped in to respond to a Sky Sports reporter who had asked Philippe Coutinho about his Liverpool FC future after the 4-0 win at Bournemouth on Sunday. Read More »

NFC South Tilt: Atlanta Falcons at New Orleans Saints


As the standings suggest, Dallas needs to first pass Seattle and then Detroit before it can starting thinking about Atlanta . That would drop the Saints to the No. They have a 61 percent chance to win the division heading into a critical Week 16 bout against the Falcons , who won the first meeting between the teams. Read More »

National Basketball Association star confronts fans who slurred him


Damian Lillard plays shutdown defense off the court. Once a security guard pointed out the offenders with help from the crowd, Lillard added , "Don't say s*** like that again", asking the perpetrators to stop filming. Despite security's presence, no disciplinary action was taken against either fan, per Haynes. Lillard also addressed the incident on in a series of tweets responding to fans who wanted to know what was said. Read More »

Wenger expects Arsenal revival over Christmas


The 1-0 victory over Newcastle was very forgettable but it did produce one moment which was not. Similarly, reports suggested that Barcelona and United were ready to test Arsenal's resolve by making January bids for Ozil, but are now likely to wait until the summer. Read More »

New York Islanders' Belmont Park arena bid approved, per report


Plan A includes an 18,000-seat arena that would hold 150 events annually, which would include concerts and other special events besides National Hockey League games. The Islanders began playing at Nassau Coliseum in the team's first season in 1972. It's a day that hockey fans in NY have been waiting a long time for , partially because it has major implications for the team's chances of re-signing superstar center John Tavares . Read More »

Leicester, Man City in league cup Q/Final showdown


Iborra said: "Playing City now is so similar to playing them". Phil Foden, fresh from his BBC Young sportsperson of the year win, could play a part after making his Premier League debut at the weekend. If the likes of Kevin De Bruyne and David Silva are given the evening off, the creative burden will fall to Sane. Will the Carabao Cup ball stop Manchester City?! Leicester boss Claude Puel was a beaten League Cup finalist last season with Southampton and admits he wants to make ... Read More »

Baton Rouge native Dylan Moses breaks foot at Alabama practice, needs surgery


Add another injury to the list as freshman inside linebacker Dylan Moses suffered a season-ending foot injury during Monday's practice according to multiple reports. If Moses can't go, Wilson or junior Keith Holcombe could slide into that spot alongside fellow middle linebacker Rashaan Evans . However it works out for the Crimson Tide , eye discipline from the linebacking corps is going to be a big factor against the multi-dimensional Tigers offense. Read More »

Lane Kiffin agrees to 10-year contract with FAU


According to the Sun-Sentinel , Kiffin's original five-year deal stated he would owe FAU $2.5 million if he left for another school this season, then less after each succeeding season: $2 million if he stayed two seasons, $1.5 million if he stayed three, $1 million after year four. Read More »

Spalletti wants to sign Mkhitaryan


After a bright start to the season that saw him contribute five assists and a goal in 10 Premier League starts, the Armenian's form dipped and he hasn't featured in a Manchester United shirt since a 1-0 win over Brighton on November 25. Read More »

West Ham star Lanzini banned for dive at Stoke


Lanzini has until 18:00 GMT to respond and is expected to contest the charge. A three-man panel of former officials has looked back over the incident, which came at a point in the relegation six-pointer when the scoreline remained goalless, and chose to charge the 24-year-old. Read More »

Scott Brown insists players will learn from shock defeat

On the day they fully deserved their victory, and they played to their strengths. He added: "I thought Hearts were outstanding". Alan Archibald admits lightning will have to strike twice if Partick Thistle are to repeat Hearts' shock win over Celtic . Read More »

Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli's reception invitation has a special message


The power couple of Bollywood- Cricket, Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli , broke the Internet a week ago when they got hitched at a handsome destination wedding in Italy. The Men in Blue will play three Tests, six ODIs and three T20s in the rainbow nation. On the other hand, Rohit has been magnificent in converting his hundred's into double-centuries which has been lauded by the cricketing world. Read More »

John Terry makes big Arsenal and Liverpool claims


Despite their respective incredible upturns since leaving Chelsea, former Blues captain Terry believes there should be no regrets at Stamford Bridge. "They've got some great individual players, great going forward, great defensively, a great midfield and I think, bar City that are setting the tone and the tempo of the Premier League, the best squad of players in the Premier League, " he said . Read More »

West Ham United boss David Moyes: 'No issues with Marko Arnautovic conduct'


After the long delay to kick-off and a cagey start to proceedings, the game finally sparked into life in the 17th minute as Shawcross hit the post from Xherdan Shaqiri's corner. While Arnautovic had the last laugh with his team's second goal, he should have killed off Stoke way before he did. Sakho was then allowed to roam into the box and find the net, ramping up more and more pressure on Hughes, who looks to be clinging onto his job. Read More »

NBA Predictions: Heat a good bet to cover spread vs. Hawks? 12/18/17


Mickey, who had appeared in only five games before Winslow's injury , has totaled 17 points, 12 rebounds, three assists and three blocks over the past two games. He has missed the past nine games with a bone bruise and 14 games overall. Dennis Schroder scored 23, and Ken Bazemore added 16. He is averaging 6.6 points and 5.4 rebounds, second best on the team. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp Says Liverpool Has "So Much to Play For"


Coutinho scored a wonderful goal for the game's opener in the 19th minute with a low drive past Asmir Begovic after he had skipped past two Bournemouth defenders with the ball from 30 yards out. "We were in a relegation battle in our first season, we were in a relegation battle in our second season and we're the same in the third season". Junior Stanislas set up a good chance for Jermain Defoe before halftime, sending the striker clean through on goal - only to see him shoot against the ... Read More »

Mourinho more of a victor than Guardiola - Pardew

Someone off-screen started singing "Park the bus, park the bus, Man United", the mocking chant that formed the soundtrack to the previous weekend's derby win at Old Trafford. The Baggies are well and truly in the thick of a relegation battle now, and are now 19th in the table and still winless under new boss Pardew. "A lot of teams are in good shape, but City are winning all their games". Read More »

Chelsea discussing move for Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha

After showing plenty of promise at Selhurst Park, he was fast snapped up by the Red Devils, but looked like a very small fish in a very big pond and struggled to adapt to life at United. Under Roy Hodgson , he has seen a real upturn in form this term, proven with his goal in the Eagles' 3-0 win at Leicester over the weekend. This kid, if you said to him I want you to play against a full-back, stand him up and beat him one-on-one, he'd be one of my first picks in the league because he's ... Read More »

De Bruyne close to signing lucrative Man City deal


The Blues find themselves in third place in the Premier League table after 18 games of the new campaign to leave them 14 points behind Manchester City . 'The team is going in the right direction and that's also important. Fernandinho, whose contract expires at the end of the season, is also set to be offered new terms. Read More »

Chelsea keen to offer Andreas Christensen long-term deal to ward off suitors

The Danish worldwide current deal with Chelsea ends in 2020 but after seeing the youngster's stellar run this season, the club wants to secure the youngster's future at the club. He spent two seasons on loan at Borussia Monchengladbach before returning to Stamford Bridge in the summer. That seems absurd to say after he was recently influential in a Premier League title triumph, yet there does not appear to be any room for him in Antonio Conte's first-team squad. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott's Suspension Was Better Than Most People's Vacations


Ezekiel Elliott is a week away from making his return to the Dallas Cowboys . Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott has completed his six-game suspension for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy. When Elliott started his suspension, Dallas was riding a three-game winning streak and had a 5-3 record. And now they're back together again, and maybe we'll get a chance to really do something special. Read More »

Ange excited by Yokohama challenge


Former Australia coach Ange Postecoglou, who quit in November after guiding the Socceroos to the World Cup, will manage Yokohama F-Marinos in Japan next season, the club announced Tuesday, December 19. Postecoglou said in a statement that taking charge at Marinos would be a big challenge for him and he looks forward to working with a team in Japan. Read More »

Major League Baseball pitcher donates mansion to children with special needs


When the former World Series MVP was traded to the Texas Rangers in 2015, the couple made a decision to move to Texas instead. Cole and Heidi finally found something to do with it. The home sits on 104.7 acres of land with more than 1,700 feet of shoreline along Table Rock Lake. The Hamels, through their foundation, donated it to Camp Barnabas, also located in southwest Missouri. Read More »

Celtics Win on Terry Rozier's Clutch Steal and Dunk


On the season, the Pacers are averaging 108.2 points, 42.9 rebounds and 22.9 assists per game. But for Boston, Kyrie Irving was an almost unstoppable offensive force, racking up 30 points and passing out four assists as the Celtics managed steal a win. Read More »

Charlotte Hornets beat up on depleted New York Knicks


Even though the Hornets were struggling coming into this game, they got lucky as the Knicks were without their top two scorers. The Hornets snapped a two-game losing to the Knicks and have now won seven straight home games versus NY. NY (16-14) had a four-game winning streak snapped. Charlotte's bench outscored New York's second unit, 54-34. The Knicks now rank second in the National Basketball Association in second-chance points (15.0), with Kanter sitting seventh individually in this ... Read More »

Marlins' JT Realmuto Requests A Trade


Realmuto has informed the team of his desire to play elsewhere moving forward. He also threw out 32 percent of attempted base-stealers last season, which is five percent above league average. Louis Cardinals last week. According to sources , the, and are among the clubs that have reached out to the Marlins on Yelich in recent days. But it would take some major persuading to ease Yelich's concerns. Read More »

Diddy and Colin Kaepernick want to buy National Football League team Carolina Panthers


Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry , who grew up in North Carolina and is a Panthers fan, later posted, "I want in!" Responding on Twitter , Kaepernick said: "I want in on the ownership group!" According to a report from Sports Illustrated , at least four former Panthers employees "received "significant" monetary settlements due to inappropriate workplace comments and conduct by owner Jerry Richardson ". Read More »

World 100m Champion Justin Gatlin At The Centre Of New Doping Scandal


World Champion 100 metre champion Justin Gatlin is in the headlines for the wrong reasons again. Gatlin's coach, Dennis Mitchell, and athletics agent Robert Wagner are alleged to have told undercover reporters at Gatlin's training camp in Florida that they could supply and administer testosterone and human-growth hormone obtained from a doctor in Austria for $250,000. Read More »

Iceland Star Sigurdsson Scores Stunner As Everton Cruise Past Swansea


Allardyce will be desperate for Everton to continue their resurgence when they take on Antonio Conte's Chelsea at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon. The Everton skipper was then presented with a second penalty after the break and made no mistake with Everton's third goal. It's not a very nice experience, I'm learning a lot from it, learning a lot about myself, and I will keep fighting. Read More »