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Sebastien Toutant wins gold in men's snowboarding big air

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The United States will end the PyeongChang Olympics with seven total medals in snowboarding (4 gold, 2 silver, 1 bronze). After posting a solid score on his first trick, Mack opted for a signature move in his second run and nailed it. It's a loss still felt deeply in the tight-knit US bobsled community he helped build from the ground floor. Holcomb won gold in 2010 and bronze in 2014. Read More »

Olympics reminds us of political high stakes

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A North Korean delegation will also attend the closing ceremony, but the South Korean government said it's unlikely that Ivanka Trump will meet the North Koreans or defectors from North Korea . Ayers claimed that after Pence announced plans for new economic sanctions, North Korea "walked away from a meeting or perhaps they were never honest about sitting down". Read More »

Shazier plans to play again, eyes Hall of Fame

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Shazier, 25, underwent spinal stabilization surgery December 6 after a tackling attempt on Monday Night Football in Cincinnati left him clutching his lower back. The therapists are like, Man this is insane; Ive never seen anyone work this hard. "They say like some progressions they see week to week, they see from me day to day". Read More »

Oyegun/Tinubu's crisis: APC governors have confidence in Oyegun - Gov. Bello

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Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello made the backing of the governors obvious when he spoke to State House correspondents, shortly after a meeting meant to woo President Muhammadu Buhari to seek re-election in 2019. He said: "You (Odigie-Oyegun) promised unalloyed support for my mission". Bello also stated that APC governors are backing Buhari for a second term because the president had done well so far and had put fears in state governors about corrupt practices. Read More »

Winter Olympics 2018: Canadian skier arrested in alleged drunken vehicle theft

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An investigator with the Gangwon Provincial Police Department told The Canadian Press the two Canadians and an American woman were still in custody Saturday night in Gangneung. The athlete's wife was also involved in the incident and was arrested. There were only four Canadian men competing in ski cross at the Olympics. "It was cold and the vehicle was running so we took it", the athlete reportedly said at the time of arrest . Read More »

Winter Olympics: Great Britain's women lose to Japan in bronze-medal match

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Muirhead told BBC Sport: "We gave it our all but the Swedish girls were on fire". As a team we are a very strong unit. "I had Torgeir (Bergrem) and Max to come and they're rad riders, they never fall over - and they did". The women's team are now the last hope of a medal in the sport after the men lost their tie-break to Switzerland. Billy Morgan's earlier success in the men's Big Air Snowboard final , where he won bronze, confirmed that the Team GB class of 2018 is the country's most ... Read More »

Conte feels Christensen could captain Chelsea one day

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I think this player is the present and also for the future of Chelsea ". "I have to make the best decision for the team". Before the 1-1 draw against Barcelona, he had started 22 games this season, and been a substitute 18 times. "As a centre-back, you get punished by your mistakes, however, it's the position that I've chosen to play, so I won't be dwelling too much on it and let it get to me". Read More »

Jack Wilshere admits what we all knew

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I rate Wilshere very highly. But if you start a game slowly, no matter how good you are, it's hard to get going. "After that, you can have opinions", Wenger was quoted as saying by the Mirror . They needed to do nothing more than protect a 3-0 lead, and they barely did that, conceding two goals in less than 90 seconds and never looking comfortable against a team they should have beaten 3-0 again without even breaking a sweat. Read More »

Sheriff's Deputies Didn't Enter Fla. School During Attack

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Coral Springs City Manager Mike Goodrum reportedly brought the episode up with Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel at a February 15 vigil for the victims of the shooting, at which Goodrum told Israel that he was upset that the deputies had stayed outside the school until Coral Springs police arrived. Read More »

Nothing is decided - Klopp urges against Liverpool complacency

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Salah gave some a message to the Egyptian people through the English network, saying, "I want all Egyptian people to follow my way to improve themselves". I hope that our team is focused on the objective we have in mind - to get the win (against West Ham ) - but for that, we need to give our best. "I did not have a chance to play at Chelsea, but when I had the chance here, I am trying to show everyone my football". Read More »

Gareth Bale will 'always be important' to Real Madrid - Zidane

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But Zidane said the Welshman is in the process of "getting himself right". 'A player always misses out, I am not thinking of one or two but all the players . The 22-year-old was believed to be in line to start the Alaves fixture at the Bernabeu, but according to Marca , the attacker missed Friday's training session due to toothache having had his wisdom tooth removed. Read More »

Suresh Raina: India will be aggressive

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Before this, the 31-year-old last played for India in a T20 worldwide against England on February 1, 2017. The cut-off for this year has been adjusted to 3 April, which is the final day of the four-Test series between South Africa and Australia in Johannesburg, as well as last day of the two-Test series between New Zealand and England in Christchurch. Read More »

Diego Costa: "The officials hate me"

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The incident highlighted the still uneasy relationship between the France worldwide and his club's faithful following very high-profile flirting with clubs including United and Barcelona over the last 12 months - and with speculation continuing that he could actually leave next summer. Read More »

Czech Republic's Ester Ledecka Makes History With Golds In Snowboarding And Skiing

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The 22-year-old world champion became the first woman to capture gold medals in different sports at the same Winter Games after beating German Selina Joerg by nearly half a second in the Pyeongchang final. Ledecka joins Norwegians Thorleif Haug and Johan Groettumsbraten as the only athlete to do a multi-sport double in the same Olympics. In the men's snowboarding parallel giant slalom, Nevin Galmarini of Switzerland was the gold medal victor, besting his silver medal he won in Sochi in 2014. Read More »

Winter Olympics 2018: The United States has way fewer medals than expected

Two South Korean skaters on Friday brought down the rafters at the Olympic skating arena as local crowds roared approval of their performances and the two earned praise from two-time Olympic medal victor Kim Yuna. Perhaps the most notable win was the American women's hockey team, which claimed the gold medal title after defeating Canada 3-2 after as shootout in the tournament's championship round. Read More »

Russian bobsledder tests positive for banned substance: federation

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In the closing days of the Winter Olympic Games, a Russian curler forfeited his bronze medal after a failed drug test, and a debate, of course, ensued. Competing under the OAR banner means the athletes must hear the Olympic anthem rather than the Russian anthem if they win a gold, and may be unable to carry the Russian flag at the closing ceremony this weekend. Read More »

Former Heat Player Claims LeBron James 'Quit' During 2011 NBA Finals

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Klay Thompson, a free agent in the summer of 2019, said he wants to stay with the Golden State Warriors for the rest of his career. Golden State - Even in a season where the Warriors aren't playing up to their usual standards, they're still far-and-away the most talented team in the association. Read More »

Trump criticizes Florida deputy, talks guns in schools

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Trump on Friday said Peterson might be a "coward" who "didn't react properly under pressure", BBC reported. "This would obviously only be for people very adept at handling a gun", Trump said. The revelation about the deputy comes as law enforcement officials and authorities have faced intense criticism for whether they missed previous chances to prevent the massacre. Read More »

USA men get their chance at curling gold

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Canada has only settled for a bronze medal twice in 21 previous Olympic men's hockey tournaments and took home gold or silver in each of the six games with women's hockey. The bronze medal game against the Czech Republic will be played at 7:10 a.m. ET on Sunday. Fourteen men tried out for the high performance program created to reverse the country's Olympic disappointments. Read More »

Canadian snowboarder Sebastien Toutant wins gold in men's big air

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Every rider's main two scores were then included to get their aggregate score, with the proviso that the two scores needed to originate from various traps. Toutant hadn't won a World Cup in big air since 2011 in Stoneham, Que. Morgan, who tumbled on his first run before registering point scores of 82.50 and 85.50 for his second and third respectively, becomes the first male athlete from Britain to win a medal on snow at the Winter Olympics. Read More »

Ferrari hopes to end Mercedes dominance with new SF71H F1 entry

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This year, though, Hamilton reckons Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo could play a bigger part in the tussle having seen Red Bull close the gap in the latter half of 2017. "Increasing the wheelbase improves the aerodynamics elements and allows them to be freer when it comes to all the elements that are in the middle of the vehicle". Read More »

The Winter Olympic's joint South & North Korean delegation

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The daughter of President Donald Trump made a brief statement, broadcast live on TV, at the airport before heading to a dinner with President Moon Jae-in in the presidential compound in Seoul. General Kim Yong-chol, a high-ranking North Korean official, will also be in attendance at the ceremony on Sunday. Her visit coincides with that of a North Korean official, Kim Yong Chol , the vice-chairman of the North's ruling Workers' Party's Central Committee. Read More »

Arsenal drawn with Milan in Europa League last 16

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Ghoddos caught the eye in the first leg meeting in Sweden last week and won praise from Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger in that game. The likes of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Mesut Ozil are the main danger men for Arsenal , who on their day, are capable of winning any game but can sometimes be criticised for failing to turn up in the big matches. Read More »

Sevilla coach Montella: Alexis? Maybe we could kill him?

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The French midfielder missed the FA Cup win at Huddersfield on Saturday because of illness but was included in the travelling squad and trained yesterday. Mourinho told the Daily Mirror : "I normally say that Champions League dreams, they start around the quarter-finals and not yet". We'll need to be ready mentally and physically. Read More »

College basketball fans are all making the same joke about Sean Miller

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Sports, emails between Dawkins and Andy Miller reveal how programs such as Arizona, Michigan State and IN attempt to go about recruiting. The FBI seized more than 3,000 hours of phone calls from Dawkins' phone. He is accused of taking $20,000in bribes and playing players to attend Arizona. "I told him if we can work together and if he can push for us to get (Hoosiers) Thomas Bryant and OG Anunoby two projected first rounders from IU this year we can work something out". Read More »

Jets Can Offer Kirk Cousins $60M In First Year Of Contract

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If money is all the quarterback wanted, the Jets are an easy call. Acquiring Cousins, 29, would put a long-term plan at quarterback in place for the Jets, who otherwise could decide on less-splashy options, such as bringing back McCown or adding another veteran as a bridge while selecting a quarterback high in the draft. Read More »

Golden Knights pick up Penguins' Ryan Reaves in three-team deal

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Reaves has only four goals and four assists in 58 games this season for the Penguins. According to a Penguins release, Vegas is retaining 40 per cent of Brassard's salary this season. For the Senators, this is a pretty good return. Meanwhile, Cole is set to become an unrestricted free agent after the season. Most of the suspense still surrounds Senators captain and star defenceman Erik Karlsson , who has one more year on his current deal but may be seeking more than Ottawa is ready to ... Read More »

Olympics: Curler found guilty of doping, "disqualified": CAS

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The circumstances of Winter Olympics medal-winning Russian Federation curler Alexander Krushelnitsky's positive test for Meldonium are being investigated, the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation team has announced . "We completely share and support the position of the International Olympic Committee and the World Anti-Doping Agency in terms of zero tolerance for doping and are taking all necessary measures for those who are guilty to be held as responsible as possible", the ... Read More »

Sebastien Toutant wins snowboarding big air gold at 2018 Winter Olympics

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In the final, the scores from each competitor's two best runs were added together to get the final results. Jumps are judged based on difficulty and execution - including amplitude and landing. Toutant finished the 2017-18 World Cup season ranked 10th in the discipline. Canada's Sebastien Toutant competes in the men's snowboard big air final at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Feb. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp wants Sadio Mane to sign new contract at Liverpool

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But Salah wants more than just personal accolades, revealing his ultimate aim with Liverpool is to secure English football's biggest prize. Salah, meanwhile, now finds himself on 30 goals in all competitions this season - and the majority of those have come from the wing! Salah has been boosted by Liverpool's involvement in the Champions League but with a staggering scoring rate showing no signs of easing up, the weight of responsibility will fall to Salah to fire the club to ... Read More »

Greitens Indicted by Grand Jury

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Missouri Governor Eric Greitens was indicted Thursday by a grand jury in St. Louis on one count of invasion of privacy . The governor later admitted he had an affair in 2015 before he was elected to office, but he denied there was any blackmail and he didn't identify the woman. Read More »