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Russians lose late court bid to compete at Olympics


The Unified team won gold in 1992 but since the introduction of National Hockey League players at the Nagano Games in 1998 Russian Federation have won only two medals - a silver in 1998 and bronze in 2002. Elistratov said he had suffered from the uncertainty surrounding the status of Russian athletes ahead of the Games. " By this light show in front of the headquarters of WADA we want to tell the whole world that the only doping among the Russian Olympic team is our support and love ", they ... Read More »

Human ice machines wanted for 2018 Panhandle Polar Plunge


People can begin fundraising now to take a dip in the North Platte River to benefit Special Olympics on February 24. The fundraiser ends once all participants have taken the plunge. "The support we get from the community every year is just awesome". All proceeds go to South Carolina Special Olympics. "From the time you jump in the water to the time you change, it's not very long", he said. Read More »

Nassar transferred to prison in Arizona


His inmate number, assigned to him shortly after his federal sentencing, is 21504-040. It houses 1,387 inmates in the prison. But first he must serve 60 years in federal prison his child pornography conviction. Nassar received two sentences - 40 to 125 years and 40 to 175 years - for molesting girls and young women and another 60 years on child pornography charges. Read More »

Chelsea boss Conte fears Morata season over


Conte told reporters at Cobham: "Giroud has trained and will be in contention". "We struggle to find the solution and to solve the pain in his back". The Blues have managed to win only one of the five matches in the Premier League in this calendar year. "He's an important player". But, for sure, Christensen is an important player for us. Read More »

Mike Pence insists 'no daylight' between US and South Korea over talks


The organizers of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics said its servers were hacked by an unidentified attacker during the opening ceremony the previous day. The former envoy believes Moon should use the meeting as an opportunity to push Kim to accept his predecessor's promise to denuclearize. North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has invited South Korean President Moon Jae-in to attend an inter-Korean summit in the North, a presidential spokesman revealed Saturday morning, according to the ... Read More »

Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' movie to release 27 April


One of the most-awaited movie of the year, 2.0 starring superstar Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar will get a fresh release date because according to a tweet put out by Dhanush, Thalaiva's other movie, Kaala is set to hit the silver screens on April 27. Read More »

Harry Kane sets record straight on Twitter, Piers Morgan replies sadly


The division's leading marksman was, once again, in the right place at the right time , 49 minutes in to head past Petr Cech . The man now christened "one of their own" by the Spurs faithful hasn't let Arsenal forget that decision as after a first half short on clear-cut chances, Spurs exploded into life after the break. Read More »

Matches to Make After UFC 221


Originally UFC 221 was supposed to showcase a bout between Whittaker and Rockhold, however, "Bobby Knuckles" contracted a bad staph infection that left him in serious condition in the hospital. Romero also tried to target Rockhold's right knee, which had been seen strapped on Instagram in the lead-up to the fight. Rockhold was reportedly awarded 30% of Romero's purse which is said to have totalled about $100,000. Read More »

Rafael Benitez not afraid to go defensive against Manchester United


I'm serious! I didn't create one problem to one fourth official on a touchline, apart from my red card at Southampton when I put a foot on the pitch. "Looking at past history we would expect the entire process will conclude in a relatively short period of time - within a couple of weeks", United's CEO Ed Woodward told investors via a conference call. Read More »

No Olympic truce for US, North Korea in Pyeongchang


Abe exchanged words with Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea , at a reception hosted by South Korean President Moon Jae In, according to the sources. "The vice president is grateful that President Moon reaffirmed his strong commitment to the global maximum pressure campaign and for his support for continued sanctions", Pence spokeswoman Alyssa Farah said when asked about the developments. Read More »

Joe Johnson commits to signing with Rockets after buyout


Johnson, 36, isn't the same scorer as he once was, but might have offered Golden State more shooting off the bench it has lacked this season. Johnson played 32 games with the Jazz this season, averaging 7.3 points on terrible shooting - just 42 percent from the field and 27 percent behind the arc. Read More »

How to stream the 2018 Winter Olympics


If you prefer your live sports coverage to be of the streaming variety, NBCSN is also giving fans the option to watch The Olympic Channel online . And the Olympic Channel will show all the medal ceremonies. The only streaming service on the Nintendo Switch is Hulu with Live TV . Go to CBC's PyeongChang 2018 headquarters.⊕ Tip for USA viewers: To watch the PyeongChang Olympics online without cable, the BBC and CBC are your best options. Read More »

Ryan Saves Late Penalty To Earn Albion Point At Potters


Xherdan Shaqiri pilled Stoke level with a deflected shot with 25 minutes left, just after Davy Propper had a chance to head Albion into a two-goal lead. In the last minute of the clash, Stoke had a gilt-edged chance to secure all three points when Jesé was fouled in the box by Dale Stephens. But Brighton resisted a late fightback from the home team to leave Stoke still under the dreaded dotted line. Read More »

Real Madrid 'Identify Zidane Replacement' For The Summer


Last season, Ronaldo was struggling for goals in the Champions League, but hit 10 from the quarter-finals onwards, including two in the final against Juventus, as Madrid claimed La Duodécima in Cardiff. It was a bit odd for me when I left Madrid for the first time to join Rayo on loan three years ago; that felt unusual after spending practically all of my life at one club but I've grown used to it now, and as soon as the game kicks off I will be trying to do as best as I can for my team. Read More »

Ki strikes as Swansea beat Burnley


Unfortunately, the Iceland worldwide tried to take the shot on first time when he had plenty of time for a touch and blazed well over the bar. He said: "We have a better chance now, we are in a completely different position". "Now, in this moment, we have started swimming and we can now go to the coast". Swansea enjoyed more than two-thirds of possession but both teams struggled to create clear-cut opportunities in the first half. Read More »

Gary Neville can be happy - Guardiola bites back in subs row


Although there's a clear misunderstanding between the player and club, I don't think there's any denying that Riyad Mahrez is one of, if not the best player the Foxes have available to them. Riyad Mahrez says assumptions made about his recent absence from Leicester training were "completely untrue". City were not done as Aguero grabbed his fourth goal and 21st of the season in the league , smashing his effort into the back of the net from 25 yards to make it 5-1. Read More »

J'burg ODI: Dhawan's historical ton guides India to 289/7

The 178-run victory has taken India's lead to 2-0 in the three-match series which is also part of the ICC Women's ODI Championship. Even though Miller departed soon after pulling Chahal for another six, Andile Phehlukwayo stunned India with his approach as he picked up ten runs off two balls to bring it down to nine off the last three overs. Read More »

Riyad Mahrez: On bench against Manchester City


Manchester City have been linked with having an interest in the Englishman in recent months, although the Blues have just smashed their club record transfer record to bring in fellow central defender Aymeric Laporte from Athletic Bilbao for £57m. Read More »

Marco Belinelli plans to signs with 76ers once he clears waivers


Buying out Belinelli will open up minutes for younger players and allow him to join a contending team. The Warriors drafted Belinelli with the 18th-overall pick in the 2007 out of Italy. As of late, the Sixers have had help from Justin Anderson and TJ McConnell off the bench, with McConnell recently improving his outside shot in addition to everything else he does so well. Read More »

Combined Korean hockey team loses to Swiss in Olympic debut

Moon responded to the invitation by suggesting the two countries "should accomplish this by creating the right conditions", adding that talks between North Korea and the United States were also needed, and requested that North Korea be more active in talking with the USA, according to Kim Eui-kyeom. Read More »

Tom Brady Focuses on Gratitude After 2018 Super Bowl Loss

The excitement in this town has been building since the playoffs. Despite a tough loss to the Eagles in Super Bowl LII , the Patriots quarterback defied the odds in 2017, excelling at his craft and winning his third MVP award at the age of 40. Read More »

IOC bars 15 Russian athletes from Winter Olympics


The World Anti-Doping Agency's Athlete Committee expressed disappointment over the decision by sport's highest court to reinstate the medals and results of 28 Russians at the 2014 Winter Olympics , calling it "a massive setback for clean sport". Read More »

Everton fans abused Morgan Schneiderlin vs Crystal Palace


TWO whirlwind second half goals in the 46th and 51st minutes from and Oumar Niasse and Gylfi Sigurdsson knocked the stuffing out of Crystal Palace . "I like to go into training every day and try to be better than the day before". "I think David's expressed his will to be a manager, hasn't he?" he replied, per Everton's official Periscope channel . Read More »

No. 10 Kansas, No. 17 Oklahoma, No. 19 West Virginia All Stunned


He's just a good player and jumped up and made a couple of big-time shots. "They were just clutch plays". In the first meeting, the Jayhawks held Baylor's Manu Lecomte to just 10 points. A victory Saturday would complete the seasons sweep of the Baylor after a 70-67 win in Lawrence Jan. 20. The Bears are also 5-1 against the spread in their last six conference games and have covered the number in four of their last five games coming off a win. Read More »

Manchester City vs Leicester City preview


Jamaica-born Raheem Sterling scored an early goal as a three-day rest clearly did the trick for Manchester City , as they thrashed Leicester City 5-1 on Saturday to go 16 points clear at the Premier League summit. "I hope he can come back and work hard with the team sooner rather than later, of course, we will see", said the Frenchman on Thursday. Mahrez's stand-off with the Foxes may have affected the club, but City will not underestimate their next visitors. Read More »

Benitez warns errors can't be made in opposition to Man United


The fitness situation at Manchester United seems to be improving with each passing week, and there's more good news before their trip to St. James' Park. Newcastle United are winless in eight Premier League home games (D3 L5). A fine start in the northeast. After an underwhelming loan spell at Watford last season, the latest at Newcastle offers him a chance to rediscover his best. Read More »

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal should have won North London derby in first half


In front of a Premier League record crowd of 83,222, Spurs were in the ascendancy for much of the afternoon - particularly in the second half when only a string of saves from Cech kept Arsenal in the game. With the current holders of the famous trophy having also slipped out of the FA Cup, their next two outings will be in Europa League action - as they prepare to face Swedish minnows Ostersund at the last-32 stage. Read More »

(NASDAQ:MSFT) is World Asset Management Inc's 2nd Largest Position

Microsoft Corp (Call) now has $678.97 billion valuation. Howe & Rusling Inc. now owns 136,945 shares of the software giant's stock worth $9,440,000 after buying an additional 3,023 shares in the last quarter. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating in Wednesday, October 12 report. Texan Capital Management now owns 49,062 shares of the software giant's stock worth $3,382,000 after buying an additional 202 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Chelsea blow: Arsenal set to hijack managerial target


Chelsea boss Conte said: "We are talking a lot about bad results, but sometimes we forget we are facing a serious situation. We have to try to stop this bad run and try to get three points against West Brom ", Conte told press on Friday. "After you play a lot of games in every three days, it's very hard for every player, especially if you go through all competitions". However, hopes he would provide an instant fix to the holes in Jurgen Klopp's defence were shattered in back-to-back shock ... Read More »

Conte not considering Chelsea axe


Chelsea's 4-1 loss to Watford has left them 19 points behind leaders Manchester City and just a point above fifth-place Tottenham, as the race for the Champions League places begins to intensify. There's certainly a feeling that Chelsea's game on Monday night against West Bromwich Albion is a must-win, and preferably in some style after back-to-back three-goal margin humiliations against AFC Bournemouth and Watford . Read More »

Cubs sign Yu Darvish to six-year, $126 million contract


Kershaw recently said he'd spoken only vaguely with Darvish about potential destinations. However, the Dodgers are hoping to stay under the luxury tax threshold in 2018 and couldn't clear enough money in order to afford Darvish . Darvish will make a fine replacement for Arrieta near the top. Ohtani signed with the Angels in the second week of December. In his major league career, Darvish has posted an ERA of 3.42, struck out 1021 and has a WHIP of 1.18. Read More »