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Philly feting 1st Super Bowl title with parade


Fans clad in Eagles green lined up 20 deep in spots to catch a glimpse of the champs, who rode in open-top, double-deck buses. PATCO suggested an alternative: Walking across the almost 2-mile-long (3-kilometer-long) Benjamin Franklin Bridge. Read More »

Eighty Russians to participate in opening ceremony of 2018 Olympics


If any of the athletes competing under OAR win a medal, the Olympic Anthem will play at the ceremony, not that of Russian Federation. As a result of the probe, a total of 43 Russian athletes were handed lifetime bans from Olympic competitions and stripped of their medals won in Sochi - despite never having tested positive for doping. Read More »

South Africa boosted by De Villiers return


Indian Captain Virat Kohli celebrates his century during the 3rd ODI. "I'm sure they'll come all guns blazing so we want to close that door". Kohli dominated India's total of 303 for six after the tourists had been sent in on a good batting pitch. Read More »

Roman Abrahimovic Not Considering Sacking Antonio Conte


Roman Abramovich has always been known to be an admirer of the Barcelona model of play. "They know there is a more powerful person than their manager who is willing to make a change". Under-pressure Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is paying the price for the club's flawed transfer strategy last summer, former Blues midfielder Ray Wilkins has said. Read More »

Magic trade Elfrid Payton to Suns for second-rounder


Payton, a starter in 44 games this season, was enjoying his finest season statistically in the National Basketball Association, but problems continued to persist with his defense and his lack of a reliable outside jump shot. As part of the deal, Orlando will receive the second-most favorable 2018 second-round pick from either Charlotte, Memphis, or Miami. Payton is Orlando's all-time leader in triple-doubles with eight, racking up five such performances last season. Read More »

Lions hope to finish recruiting class strong


The Nittany Lions almost had 10 assists in the first half, a number that in previous years may not have been topped over the span of the entire game. The Lions' second winter workout was canceled Wednesday as the entire university was shut down for a snow day. Back in February 2017, director of player personnel Andy Frank said he'd "probably project we're going to be in the more 18, to 18-20 range next year, is my guess", in the just-completed cycle, so the Lions did exceed that early ... Read More »

Gisele Bündchen says 'no one let anyone win,' defends lesson to children


You just have to let someone else win sometimes". We have to share. "Exhausted of people twisting my words to create drama that doesn't exist!", Gisele tweeted . " Gisele telling their kids 'You have to let someone else win sometimes.' That's garbage parenting", wrote one person on Twitter. "Heaven forbid you teach your kids that failure happens to the best of us and that it doesn't mean the effort wasn't worth it". Read More »

Korea Secures First Win at PyeongChang Olympics in Curling


Shin Dong-bin, the head of South Korean retail giant Lotte, carries a torch for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics in Seoul on January 14, 2018, as part of a nationwide 2,018-kilometer relay. The OAR duo launched their medal quest against USA siblings Matt and Becca Hamilton, inspiring a solitary "Russ- i-a" yell from the crowd after scoring two points in the second end . Read More »

Ronaldo Urges Real Madrid To Go After Neymar


If that's not enough to bear for their supporters, Madrid was knocked out of the Copa Del Rey tournament late in January. Bayern Munich manager Jupp Heynckes has backed Real Madrid to beat Paris-Saint Germain when the sides meet in the Champions League knockout phases later this month. Read More »

Palace's Zaha ruled out for a month


The game was a debut to forget for on-loan defender Eliaquim Mangala but Allardyce said that could also be overlooked considering the mitigating circumstances. That being said, we will have to be at our best game to beat Crystal Palace . ROY HODGSON says he felt insulted after being mocked by Sam Allardyce . Read More »

Olympic Villages open in Pyeongchang


February 25: The men's gold medal hockey match starts at midnight; the Closing Ceremony at 5 a.m. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister - Kim Yo Jong - will make her debut on the world stage at the opening ceremony and will become the first member of the Kim family to cross the border to the South. Read More »

Wisconsin mixed doubles curling siblings splits first two Olympic matches


But in the second game, the team lost to Canada 6-4 in round robin play. "It's fast-paced and we're constantly moving back and forth". After the teams each scored one point with the last shot in the opening four ends, Matt Hamilton's takeout attempt with the U.S.' fourth of five shots instead removed two of his own stones. Read More »

Jamie Carragher compares Liverpool's Roberto Firmino to Luis Suarez


Firmino moved to Anfield from Hoffenheim in the summer of 2015, for a fee believed to be worth in the region of £29 million, and what he has brought to the Liverpool side can not be underestimated. Again, this is far more than any other forward at a top-six club. "There is something about South American players". Klopp said recently that Firmino has one rest day after a game and then he's back on it in training and that's exactly how Luis Suarez was. Read More »

Auto Expo 2018: Mahindra unveils first convertible SUV 'TUV Stinger'

Maruti Suzuki said that it will launch its first electric vehicle in India by 2020 and Hyundai said that it plans to bring its electric vehicle in 2019 itself. He said that only after there is clarity, the company would be able to assess whether such vehicles could be manufactured in the country. Mr Sawhney said that a clear road map is required as the company would need to put in a sizable investment for the new vertical. Read More »

Coutinho opens Barcelona account in Valencia Cup tie

FC Barcelona secured their ticket to the Copa del Rey final after defeating Valencia 3-0 on aggregate in their semi-final tie. Already 1-0 up from last week's first leg at Camp Nou, Ernesto Valdeverde's La Liga leaders went into the break scoreless at the Mestalla, with the home side looking threatening if not completely risky. Read More »

Tony Romo will compete in PGA Tour event in Dominican Republic


Even in his first season as CBS' lead National Football League analyst, golf remains one of Romo's passions. It's worth noting that while this is a similar exemption to the one offered to Steph Curry in last year's Web.com Ellie Mae Classic, this is a PGA Tour event and is expected to have a purse of at least $3 million. Read More »

Evra to West Ham?


Speaking to the club's official website after signing his new deal, Evra revealed his excitement at joining the Premier League side. The Frenchman is however eligible to still play domestic football and he has now joined the Hammers . Read More »

Hockey Canada names men's leadership group


The NHL has let its athletes participate in the Olympics since 1998. "You can not and (still) be your best". Canada has been the big name in global hockey in recent years, winning two golds and a silver in the last three world championships, as well as two straight gold medals in the Olympics. Read More »

EPL: Conte Under Pressure as Watford Stun Chelsea Late in The Game


It's a hefty price to pay, and Roman does not appear to be prepared to pay it. Chelsea were beaten in the EFL Cup semi-final by Arsenal last month and have only won one of their last five Premier League matches, the champions now sitting a point above fifth-placed Tottenham in the battle for Champions League qualification. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers acquire Rodney Hood, George Hill in three-team trade


The phone lines are buzzing in Cleveland Thursday afternoon, as the Cavs acquired swingman Rodney Hood and veteran guard George Hill in a three team deal. This is one of three major trades the Cavaliers pulled off before the National Basketball Association 1 p.m. MT trade deadline. Hood, 25, is averaging 16.8 points on the season while shooting at a solid 39 percent mark from distance. Read More »

Knicks acquire Emmanuel Mudiay from Nuggets

The Knicks are sending Doug McDermott to the Mavericks as Dallas sends Devin Harris to Denver to complete the three-way trade. Emmanuel Mudiay was always going to be the odd man out in Denver and now he is on his way to NY. Mudiay averaged 15.6 FanDuel points in 42 games this season, with 8.5 points, 2.2 rebounds, 2.9 assists, and 0.9 3-pointers in 17.9 minutes per contest. Read More »

'Protocol headache' for SK Winter Olympics


Tensions soared previous year as the North carried out multiple weapons tests, including intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the USA mainland, and by far its most powerful nuclear test to date. The tension creates a diplomatic headache for South Korea. "In alpine skiing for example, including downhill, super G and alpine combined, we didn't have the slope for training before the event, which hampered our athletes' ability to master their skills at the highest level". Read More »

Military Parade? Your Authoritarianism Is Showing, Trump


Trump told reporters two months after viewing the Bastille Day parade . Trump, known for his unpredictable nature and making "over-the-top" diplomatic and political decisions, surprised the world when a Washington Post report on Tuesday said that the US President gave "marching orders" as a grand gesture to the US military. Read More »

Niners Sign Jimmy Garoppolo to Record 5-Year Contract


In 2017, Jimmy G threw for 1,560 yards, 7 TDm and 5 INT in 5 starts, while completing over 67% of his passes. During his streak, the 49ers beat three playoffs teams, although the NFC West champion Rams, their final opponent, were resting most of their starters. Read More »

Florida recruit's choice seems to disappoint mom


Jacob Copeland committed to Florida Wednesday and his mother wasn't happy about it. In an event televised live on ESPN, shortly after Copeland donned the Florida Gators' hat, his mom, wearing an Alabama sweater and a Tennessee hat, stormed off. Read More »

Cavaliers deal guard Dwyane Wade back to Heat


Wade spent his first 13 seasons with the Heat after being the fifth overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft, and recently said that his goal was still to retire as a member of the team. Coming into Cleveland are players like Rodney Hood, George Hill, Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr. So, he's getting traded to a place he loves - Miami - and onto a team in the Heat that is competing for a playoff spot. Read More »

Dollars students embrace Black History Month


One-off tickets will be available for non-members. Who are the change makers, the voices of resistance and faith from past and present who we don't know about? For more information, feel free to contact BHM committee co-chairs: Jock Payten, Charnice Barbour, and Andre Ellis Jr. Read More »

Miandad hails Kohli a genius and the world's best


His innings coupled with a special performance from the wrist spin duo Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal helped India to outclass South Africa by 124 runs. He remains one of the most enthusiastic players to have enhanced the India-Pakistan cricket rivalry and is remembered till date for his tricks and banter on the pitch against the Indian bowlers. Read More »

Everything you need to know about the Winter Olympics

All in all, there will be 102 events across 15 sports, including bobsledding, figure skating, luge, and ski jumping. Other opening round-robin matches sent Canada against Norway, China against reigning world champion Switzerland and the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation against the United States. Read More »

Four-time Olympic luger Hamlin named USA flag bearer


A coin toss was then used to break the tie, which Hamlin won. According to Team USA, Hamlin was chosen after a vote by other members of Team USA. And Davis was definitely not happy about it, venting in a tweet that the coin toss was "dishonorably" done. Read More »

Norway's Olympic team gets 15K eggs because of translation error


Speaking to reporters Norway's chef de mission Tore Ovrebo said, "They will probably use them I guess and I don't know, maybe the people that supplied us with them will take them back I don't know". The result: instead of getting 1,500 eggs delivered for their team of athletes, they got a shipment of 15,000, as they reported ruefully to news agencies. Read More »

Rafael Nadal looking forward to take part in Queen's Club Championship


I've had a very good relationship with Federer for years now. And he went on to accumulate a record tally of 302 weeks. Roger Federer surprised everyone by announcing on his website that he would be playing the ABN Amro Open in Rotterdam, which will be held from 12th to 18th February, after having taken a wild card. Read More »

Shares in UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) Purchased by FDO Partners LLC


Based on the aggregate value of the company over its current share price and the total amount of outstanding stocks, the market cap of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH ) is presently reeling at 215.79B. It also reduced Johnson Controls Intl Plc stake by 149,294 shares and now owns 6,240 shares. 4,200 are owned by R G Niederhoffer. Highvista Strategies Limited Liability Com holds 0.11% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( NYSE : UNH ) for 2,500 shares. Read More »