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  • U.S. vs. Canada: Hockey Rivals heading towards Gold Medal Showdown

    U.S. vs. Canada: Hockey Rivals heading towards Gold Medal Showdown

    It would be the last puck that would get by the goalie, who withstood a powerplay late in the game and an extra attacker with the USA goalie pulled under a minute left in the game. Both teams fought for every inch of the ice. Before we get there, though, we get a potential preview when they meet in a Group A battle. Wojtek Wolski tallied a highlight-reel goal and an empty-netter in Canada's first of three games in the preliminary round.

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  • Serena loses in return but says she is 'on the right track'

    Serena loses in return but says she is 'on the right track'

    She hadn't played competitive tennis since winning the 2017 Australian Open while pregnant for her 23rd career Grand Slam singles title, one off Margaret Court's record. Williams said: "This is literally my first time travelling with the baby and everything". Both were in attendance over the weekend, seated just behind the players' box.

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

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

    Darvish could earn up to $150 million with incentives over the life of the contract, according to The Athletic , which was the first to report the signing. In the Cubs' case that draft pick compensation didn't matter with re-signing Arrieta, though it may have been a factor in their decision to not pursue him very hard.

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  • Warning more snow could be on the way on Sunday

    Warning more snow could be on the way on Sunday

    But today, temperatures in the day will reach a maximum of around 9 degree Celsius, with a few outbreaks of rain from the west this morning. Tomorrow Sunday will be a cold, bright day with sunny spells. As skies clear from the west overnight into Sunday morning, ice is expected to form on any untreated surfaces. Frost and icy patches will develop also.

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  • Boston Herald pulls Brady hold-out article over questions about source

    Boston Herald pulls Brady hold-out article over questions about source

    The guy who pranked Borges, identified as "Nick in Boston" claimed that he started texting Borges pretending to be Tom Brady's agent, Don Yee , after he saw someone post Borges' number on Twitter. Borges' column was printed in Friday's Herald . It also fed into an overall narrative that Brady is no fan of Garoppolo after ESPN's reporting on an alleged power struggle between Brady, Bill Belichick, and Robert Kraft.

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  • Mohamed Salah has been phenomenal, says Robbie Fowler

    Mohamed Salah has been phenomenal, says Robbie Fowler

    Since his arrival at the Camp Nou, Coutinho is yet to register a goal or an assist for the Catalonian unit, but Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has been playing the 25-year-old mainly on the wide right-hand side of the attack. "He's only just arrived so we want to enjoy him for as long as we can", Carragher told talkSport . Perhaps only Messi is faster than him with the ball at one's feet'.

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  • Lucas Moura 'completes Tottenham Hotspur medical'

    Lucas Moura 'completes Tottenham Hotspur medical'

    The 25-year-old winger and 36-time Brazil global is yet to start a Ligue 1 match this season, limited to only six appearances in all competitions under PSG head coach Unai Emery. His progress stalled in France, particularly after the big-money buys of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe last summer, and Moura may not find it easy at his new club either.

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  • Washington Redskins May Franchise Tag Kirk Cousins In Order To Trade Him

    Thus, with the non-exclusive tag Kirk Cousins could seek offers from other teams. Cousins could also delay signing the tag for months, meaning the quarterback could tie up the Redskins' cap space in free agency. Of course, Cousins will still have some degree of leverage if the team keeps him from becoming a free agent. I understood that. They wanted to do a deal, but because I wanted to go a little longer, it put them in a tough spot.

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  • N. Koreans to Arrive in S. Korea for PyeongChang Olympics

    N. Koreans to Arrive in S. Korea for PyeongChang Olympics

    There will be 10 other Northern athletes at the Games, taking place between 9 and 25 February, in sports including cross-country skiing and figure skating . Appeals of 11 others are partially upheld. "I call on all our athletes to follow all the rules that the International Olympic Committee suggests", Putin said, adding that Russian Federation would "financially support and morally support" athletes who weren't allowed to compete.

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  • Kevin Love breaks hand in game against Pistons

    Kevin Love breaks hand in game against Pistons

    Kevin Love left Tuesday night's game against the Detroit Pistons with a left hand injury. Love went down the tunnel toward the locker room during the first quarter. For what it's worth, Love underwent surgery on the same hand back in 2009, which required three screws to be inserted into his hand. However, it should be noted that Davis was still very young when he suffered the injury, while Love is now 29 years old.

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  • Ben Simmons and Jaylen Brown have curious reactions to Drummond's All-Star nod

    Ben Simmons and Jaylen Brown have curious reactions to Drummond's All-Star nod

    On Tuesday, the Washington Wizards announced that star point guard John Wall will undergo knee surgery. Commissioner Adam Silver chooses injury replacements from the same conference as the injured All Star. The All-Star Game will take place on February 18 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Sixers center Joel Embiid was voted in as a starter. Consider the rarity of Simmons' season: Only one rookie in National Basketball Association history has averaged at least 16 points, 7.5 ...

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  • Thunder's Roberson carted off with leg injury

    Thunder's Roberson carted off with leg injury

    The Thunder are 7-0 when George scores at least 30 points and 11-4 when he scores at least 25. Russell Westbrook led the Thunder with forty-six points in their last game against the Wizards. Adams, on being resilient without Roberson: "I don't know". We all believe in each other and believe we can win any game on any night. Billy Donovan, coach of the Thunder, acknowledged that the team will struggle to replace Roberson's hustle and defensive impact.

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  • NBA Players Share Support For Cousins After Achilles Injury

    NBA Players Share Support For Cousins After Achilles Injury

    Cousins had 15 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists before injuring his left Achilles.Team officials said an MRI will determine the severity of the injury . Seldom used Asik seems to be the only player whose contract they'd have real difficulty moving. He carried the Pelicans while Cousins sat after picking up two fouls in the first four minutes, scoring 16 points in the first quarter.

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  • Newport County vs Tottenham - FA Cup - Betting Tips and Predictions

    Newport County vs Tottenham - FA Cup - Betting Tips and Predictions

    The last time Tottenham lost to fourth-tier opposition was when they faced Russell Slade's Grimsby Town in September 2005. It will mark a momentous occasion for the League Two side as they will be hosting an English top-flight side for the first time in over 30 years and irrespective of the result, the club and the fans will cherish the occasion.

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  • USA Gymnastics says directors will resign

    USA Gymnastics says directors will resign

    Michigan State University athletic director Mark Hollis stepped down from his post Friday. What is equally sickening is the knowledge we all gained at the trail that there were more than one, two or even three opportunities for Nassar's evil to be stopped on the campus of Michigan State no less.

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  • Thome is first Knight to make Baseball HOF

    Thome is first Knight to make Baseball HOF

    In the first year of eligibility, Thome was named on 89.8 percent of the ballots, which was well ahead of the required 75 percent for induction , and became the 13th member of the Indians' organization to earn enshrinement when the results of the voting were announced on MLB Network Wednesday night.

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