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Mariner says Lucas Moura would be good signing for Tottenham


Spurs have been heavily linked to Paris Saint-Germain's Lucas Moura, with reports indicating that everything except a transfer fee has been agreed . Someone from the player's entourage is quoted as saying "We can imagine a rapid resolution", which makes things sound imminent, and L'Equipe say a source at PSG last night told them: "It's looking good". Read More »

Comedian Kevin Hart bringing summer tour to Tampa


Tickets, which range in price from $38 to $128, also can be purchased at the Arby's box office at the BOK Center or by calling 1-866-7-BOKCTR. His last tour generated over $100 million. That performance was filmed for his special , " Kevin Hart: What Now?" Philadelphia-born Kevin Hart began his career by winning several amateur comedy competitions in clubs throughout New England. Read More »

England skipper Root overlooked by IPL teams


West Indies all rounder Dwayne Bravo was also sold to Chennai for Rs6.4 crore.The team also picked up Harbhajan Singh at his base price of Rs2 crore and Shane Watson at Rs4 crore. "I didn't want to focus too much on the money part". It was believed Daredevils and Kings XI would bid for Gautam Gambhir , in order to give themselves a solid captaincy option, and so it was. Read More »

Gronkowski at Patriots practice after concussion protocol

The hit, which happened late in the first half of the Patriots' 24-20 victory, knocked Gronkowski out of the game. But this list might be growing on February 4th according to SportsBooks on . "Gronk's great to have out there, he's a great player", Chris Hogan said in the practice locker room. Both missed two practices this week while progressing through the NFL's concussion protocol. Read More »

Klopp: Liverpool won't replace Coutinho in January


Liverpool's 18-match unbeaten run came to an end when they went down 1-0 to Swansea City last week and they subsequently lost 3-2 at home to West Brom in the FA Cup on Saturday. If you use a defeat to learn from then it is still bad but it is OK. If you don't learn from it, then it makes absolutely no sense. "It's normal that it's a little bit rusty but I think it will be okay". Read More »

KPMG to be investigated over Carillion audit


The committee has published a letter from Robin Ellison, chairman of trustees of Carillion's pension scheme, giving an account of the last few years and suggesting they have been left with a funding shortfall of around £990m. The fall of Carillion has forced the government to guarantee public services ranging from school meals to road works provided by the company. Sky News reported 10 days ago that the company's total liabilities could hit £5bn - including an accounting deficit of £2.6bn ... Read More »

Woods 'very pleased' after tie for 23rd in Tour return


Back at 18 for the fifth playoff hole, Noren was on the green in two shots and seemingly in good position with Day still back on the fairway. (Stan Badz/PGA TOUR) Tiger Woods will be looking forward to his next stop on the PGA Tour - the Los Angeles Open at Riviera Country Club in just three weeks. Read More »

NCAA Basketball Kentucky at West Virginia: Preview and Prediction


The name Kentucky in college basketball circles evokes enough emotion to have teams and environments ready and that is no different for West Virginia . WVU eclipsed the previous high point total for a United Kingdom opponent in the first half (Virginia Tech scored 47), and Kentucky faced its largest halftime deficit (previous biggest was nine points against Utah Valley). Read More »

Rummenigge: Barca wanted to beat Bayern to Goretzka


Robert Lewandowski scored his 24th goal of the season as Bayern hit five goals without reply after Hoffenheim had been 2-0 after just 12 minutes at the Allianz Arena . "The teammates that I have are of great quality, important players who are doing things well on their teams and that has always a prize to reach the best teams in the world", Vidal said. Read More »

Izzo says MSU must be a part of answer


Both head coaches have been under scrutiny in the wake of sexual assault accusations related to their programs in the past and their cover-ups of the incidents. Izzo: "I've cooperated with every investigation". Izzo said, "To be honest with you, I don't remember why he left". I know he went to Europe to play. Read More »

Messi: "Without Neymar we are more balanced"


The Catalan giants will face Chelsea in the last 16 in the Champions League, but Messi says the club are targeting a clean sweep. " Real Madrid crisis? I think it's something temporary". Barça now lead La Liga, unbeaten, and remain in with a chance of completing a third treble having reached the Copa del Rey semi-finals and Champions League last-16 round. Read More »

Patriots QB Brady has stitches removed from hand

Well, the matchup is set, and the Saints will be sitting in the stands instead of on the bench again this year. "We're the f-- Patriots , we'll just roll our helmets out there and we're going to win", Brady says in his auto, "and we'll score and they'll quit". Read More »

Aubameyang Breakthrough: Arsenal Finally Agree £55.2m Deal To Sign Dortmund Hitman


According to German publication Kicker , the Gabon global will soon be on his way to the Emirates in a deal that will not see France striker Olivier Giroud go the other way, as previously reported. "We are ready to realise a transfer under certain parameters but only if these are fully met", sporting director Michael Zorc told German TV . "We have a clear position". Read More »

Giants ranked among the '51 greatest players in Super Bowl history'

Think Seattle in Super Bowl 49 and Atlanta in Super Bowl 51. "Teams that haven't been in that situation don't really understand the ability of New England teams to be able to overcome darn near anything". So when folks wonder why the spread against Philadelphia is between 5 and 6 points, they should consider that the total difference in scoring in those seven games is 12 points: Patriots 169, opponents 157. Read More »

Arsenal close to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer


Asked about Chelsea's interest in Giroud, Wenger responded: 'I want Olivier to stay. Although, the move for Emerson Palmieri is not expected to be affected by Dzeko's decision. Despite the re-signing of Robin van Persie this week, the Eredivisie side are keen for the Danish global to stay, but reports suggest the their heads might be turned if Newcastle come back with a club-record £20m offer for the 27-year-old, but the clock is ticking. Read More »

New England Patriots: Danny Amendola is Brady's secret weapon


No one has been talking about the Eagles , the defense, or the offense". If the Patriots are going to win the Super Bowl for a sixth time, they're going to have to do something they've already done: Beat the Eagles. Philadelphia's fans can say that the same incidents happen at every other National Football League stadium. "I wish it was just four", Belichick said when asked about Philadelphia's front four. Read More »

Padmaavat row: Bring Padmaavat to Gujarat Twitterati pours


While the Karni Sena continues to protest against the Deepika Padukone , Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh starrer film, looks like the movie got leaked online as it was LIVE streamed on Facebook by a netizen. Later, it emerged that the vehicle MP 04 HC 9653 was owned by one Surendra Singh Chauhan, who is an activist himself of the Karni Sena. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Thursday how he was unable to sleep after he watched the video of children being incredible ... Read More »

NHL All-Stars share the stage with Tampa's pirate parade


New York/New Jersey market has the privilege of having three professional hockey teams. The NHL All-Star game is being played in Tampa Bay for the first time since Wayne Gretzky made his last appearance in the showcase and many still questioned whether the league could prosper in a non-traditional market better known for sunshine and beaches than winning hockey. Read More »

Fernando Alonso's Daytona 24 Hours scuppered by brake issues


The team wound up returning to the garage a couple more times for brake and throttle issues, and Alonso stepped out of the auto with it in 20th place, 50 laps down. So we lost our opportunity here, but I have a positive outcome even with all the issues because I really did enjoy it a lot. I love driving and when you drive eight or nine hours in one race, it's much better than one. Read More »

Barcelona prepare for Alaves test


Meanwhile, Phillipe Coutinho will make his league debut at some point on Sunday after an impressing first appearance in the Cup on Thursday night. The visitors stunned the Nou Camp by taking the lead eight minutes later with Messi conceding possession deep in the Alaves half, before Alvaro Medran's sweeping long ball released Guidetti who lashed the ball inside Marc-Andre Ter Stegen's near post. Read More »

Anthony reaches milestone as Thunder beat Pistons 121-108


The Pistons started Langston Galloway at point guard for the second consecutive game, but Van Gundy will still be left searching for answers with his starting lineup after that group failed to provide any kind of resistance to Oklahoma City's first unit. Read More »

Buhari, Obasanjo All Smiles In Addis Ababa


Noting that the republication of the 2013 letter at this time may not be unconnected with the recent letter written by her father, Olusegun Obasanjo, Iyabo said that those agents should rather ask President Buhari to address the issues raised in the letter. Read More »

India stage a spectacular comeback to clock consolation win over SA


After giving South Africa a target of 241 to chase in the fourth innings, India seemed to have slipped the match from its hands after Hashim Amla and Dean Elgar stitched a solid partnership. Six hours after India had clinched a 63-run victory at The Wanderers in Johannesburg , Virat Kohli , the captain, tweeted a picture of the team's celebrations, with the words: "Proud prouder proudest". Read More »

Texas A&M vs Kansas basketball


His elite shooting ability makes him one of the most unsafe players in the country on the offensive end of the floor, and he can single-handedly turn the tide of any game that he plays in with the ability to shoot from National Basketball Association range and beyond. Read More »

IPL auction, Day 2: RR buy Jaydev Unadkat for 11.5 crore


He had the misfortune in the random draw to follow Indian left-armer Jaydev Unadkat who stunned everyone by becoming the second-highest sale at a whopping 11.5 crore rupees (NZ$2.46 million). A select few added to their coffers, but a whole bunch, including the likes of Alex Hales, Eoin Morgan, Joe Root, Nathan Lyon and Corey Anderson, failed to attract bids. Read More »

Indianapolis Colts intend to hire New England Patriots OC, per report


With ample resources to upgrade the roster and a franchise QB in place, Ballard won't have any excuses if the Colts don't ascend under McDaniels. The Colts were merely required to wait on McDaniels because of the NFL's rules on coaching hires, and his official hiring remains a mere formality at this point. Read More »

Roger Federer in commanding form to collect once-mystical 20th slam trophy


In six of his past seven Grand Slam finals , Federer has lost at least one set, with the lone exception his meeting with Cilic a year ago at Wimbledon . He has had the same problems as Chung and he defeated me at the US Open in 2014. "In the second set I started to feel he was getting a bit slower, fighting with the blisters. Read More »

Conte says he won't stop spitting Chelsea truths

The club maintain that they work to his recommendations but are becoming increasingly frustrated with the Italian's public criticism of their transfer policy, according to Sky Sports. I hate the fake person'. "There are no regrets". "When I can't sleep", he revealed, "I usually continue to work with a computer and also because I don't want to cause problems with my wife". Read More »

Arsenal must buy before selling - Wenger addresses Aubameyang, Giroud talk


NewsArsene Wenger says he expects Olivier Giroud to be involved against Swansea on Tuesday but Danny Welbeck is unlikely to return. "I don't give you any special names but it is still possible we recruit someone". That means Giroud's only chance to go - he is rumoured to want more regular football between now and the World Cup to secure his place in the France squad - is if Aubameyang or another forward arrives in north London before Wednesday's deadline. Read More »

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane: I'll resign if


They are ahead of us and to come here and win 4-1 is not easy. MADRID, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 20: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid CF reacts as he fail to score during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Real Betis Balompie at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on September 20, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. Read More »