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Temperatures to plummet, with snow and sleet forecast

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The status yellow warning is in effect from 4pm Thursday, and remains in place until the same time on Friday. Temperatures are expected to drop from Thursday afternoon, with the cold spell persisting into the weekend, resulting in a risk of hail and snow particularly in western and northern areas. Read More »

Ronda Rousey Finishing Deal To Join WWE

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Rousey appeared at WrestleMania 31 and was spotted in the crowd during WWE's Mae Young Classic tournament. The value of WWE rights isn't generally about one performer, and there are questions about how Rousey will be received by a wrestling audience, but she certainly would seem to have at least the potential of bringing in some new fans. Read More »

Mariners, Angels acquire int'l slot money

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The Seattle Mariners announced they traded minor league catcher David Banuelos to the Minnesota Twins in exchange for the global slot money. He remains a free agent. In 65 games at the plate, he hit.332/.403/.540 with eight home runs, 31 RBI and 16 doubles. Also, all three major league outfielders - Mike Trout , Justin Upton and Kole Calhoun - are now signed through 2020, at least. Read More »

Listos los 16 clasificados a Octavos de Final de la Champions

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El Chelsea se clasificó como segundo de su cuarteto, por detrás del Roma . Dos datos bastan para ilustrar el peligro del sorteo: el bombo 2 suma en total 20 Copas de Europa (por 13 del 1) y sus equipos acumulan diez participaciones en las últimas diez finales (por seis del 1). Read More »

Seahawks' Wilson earns NFC Offensive Player of Week

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It's tough to do that on the road", Wentz said . "We didn't get all the necessary looks and they hustled to the line". Came out right away and went with our no huddle drive that kind of got us a little boost. Agholor led all receivers with seven catches for 141 and a 27-yard touchdown pass in the fourth. But it was too little, too late. Green Bay Packers defensive end Dean Lowry took the NFC defensive award after he grabbed a loose ball in the air and ran 62 yards for a touchdown during the ... Read More »

Morgan backs decision by Ben Stokes to play

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Avon and Somerset Police detectives investigating the incident passed their file to the Crown Prosecution Service last month for advice on whether to charge Stokes. "We've got to take a decision but I think the best way is to go with the two guys who have taken over". "Look, we have discussed what will happen when Ben returns, but whenever he comes back that's going to be a bit of a circus for sure". Read More »

CSKA Moscow and Qarabag out of UEFA Champions League

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The regulars in the last 16 such as Bayern Munich , Juventus and PSG passed their respective tests and Basel, Roma , Shakhtar Donetsk , Besiktas and Porto all continue on into the next round too. It means the Reds could face Bayern Munich, Juventus , Real Madrid , Sevilla, Spartak Moscow , Shakhtar Donetsk, Napoli , Porto and Leipzig in the last 16, with four places still to be decided on Wednesday night. Read More »

Late wins show what we are, says Guardiola

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The late goal is becoming a theme for City. File image of Manchester United's Ander Herrera . He's been brilliant so far this season - and I have been especially impressed with how Pep has handled him. "I hope they win it". WATCH: How To Beat Man City? EQUATION: Manchester United need just a point to secure top spot and will miss out on the Round of 16 only if they lose to CSKA Moscow by seven goals. Read More »

Taggart says FSU job a dream fulfilled

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Taggart discussed his Palmetto roots, Manatee High football, former head coach Joe Kinnan and neighborhood friend Peter Warrick, who played at Southeast and FSU before an NFL career, during his press conference. I wanted to come up and play here, but I wasn't good enough. Florida State (6-6) will face Southern Mississippi in the December 27 Independence Bowl. Read More »

Putin will allow Russians to compete at Pyeongchang Olympics

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His friend Mikhail, who is of the same age and also retired, said he was "sad" about the ban, which followed an explosive report confirming that Russian athletes took part in an elaborate drug cheating programme that peaked during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Read More »

San Antonio Spurs guard Kyle Anderson likely has MCL strain

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Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs looks on during the game against the Golden State Warriors in Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2017 NBA Playoffs on May 14, 2017 at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California. It's another home game, too, the logical location for him to come back. He's a pretty unique dude . Popovich's standard answer this season when asked about Leonard has been that he will return "sooner rather than later". Read More »

Seahawks broadcaster and former Husky star Warren Moon sued for sexual harassment

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Wendy Haskell, 32, alleges in a lawsuit that Moon required her to wear thong underwear and share his bed during business trips. Moon is the president of Sports 1 Marketing, a company the he co-founded in 2010. Her suit, which alleged Moon offered a financial reward for sex, was settled out of court soon after. Moon was acquitted of the charges after a jury spent less than a half-hour deliberating in 1996. Read More »

Twins expanding safety netting at Target Field

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Before the 2016 season, the Twins extended the safety netting from behind home plate to the outer edges of the first base and third base dugouts. "In addition to ensuring fan safety, we are also committed to installing the best available netting product aimed at minimizing obstructed views for our fans". Read More »

Yankees hire Aaron Boone as their new manager

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Boone inked a three-year contract through the 2020 season with a team option for 2021. "I firmly believe that Aaron possesses the attributes needed to follow in the tradition of great Yankees managers", owner Hal Steinbrenner said in a statement. Read More »

Injured Louis Oosthuizen pulls out of Joburg Open

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The Joburg Open remains the only South African tournament serving as an official qualifier for The Open Championship in the United Kingdom and the stakes could not be higher to clinch the title. The City of Joburg is gearing up for one of the most exciting professional golf events on the Sunshine Tour's calendar commencing on December 7 to 10 at the Randpark Golf Club. Read More »

Caldwell: Stafford's hand injury 'not insignifcant'

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Matthew Stafford suffered a hand injury in last weekend's loss to the Baltimore Ravens, and it sounds like there is at least a chance that it could prevent him from playing on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Caldwell said the team will handle Stafford "delicately", and backup QB Jake Rudock will receive practice reps. On Tuesday, we ran a delayed Vegas Watch saying oddsmakers couldn't set odds for the game until they knew whether Matthew Stafford's hand is okay. Read More »

Liverpool make complaint over "racist" abuse of Rhian Brewster

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Brewster, 17, informed match referee Mohammed Al-Hakim that one of the Spartak defenders had said something to him during the closing stages of the match and the message was passed on to the fourth official Scott Oldham. "He held the ball up so well and put in a shift for us". If UEFA rules against Spartak on the matter it will be the second time this season their academy has been connected with racial abuse. Read More »

Mourinho praises Shaw in first start of season

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After several indications in recent months that Luke Shaw might not have a future at Manchester United , Jose Mourinho has handed the 22-year-old something a lifeline. Shaw has found opportunities very hard to come by at United under Mourinho , who has publicly criticised the defender previously. "It's hard to say as we don't see what goes on behind the scenes, (but) I don't think he lives his life as clean as he possibly should do", Scholes said on BT Sports' coverage of the ... Read More »

Graeme Souness Was Highly Critical Of Paul Pogba On TV3

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Pogba has proven himself arguably the most crucial component of Jose Mourinho's project at Manchester United , with his return from injury vastly improving the performances of the players around him in recent weeks. You've spent €100m on a player and you're going to accept that he can do only certain things that a midfield player should do. When you buy someone for one hundred million they have to make the difference in a big game, he hasn't done that. Read More »

Arsenal boss Wenger responds to Mourinho comment

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On the face of things it looks like it was a bad weekend for Arsenal in our hunt to reclaim the Premier League trophy that has not resided in north London since the time of the invincibles, when it was still Highbury and not the new Emirates stadium that was the home of the Arsenal. Read More »

Has $12.12 Million Position in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (WETF)

It opened the session with a $11.94 price tag, later ranging from $11.9 to $12.18, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. About 41,272 shares traded. WisdomTree Investments, Inc. most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of $0.06 for the September 2017 versus $0.06 in the same quarter past year, representing 0% growth. Read More »

Wild collapses in third period of loss to Kings

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His second goal gave Gaborik 400 for his career. Gaborik added a dagger late in the third period off a faceoff and Kopitar tallied an empty-net goal to finalize the score. Sometimes that happens. We'll find it. Shots on Goal_Minnesota 8-8-5_21. That paved the way for the Kempe's game-winning goal, which came after Dubnyk tried to poke a cross-ice pass out of harm's way only to have it deflect off Jonas Brodin and into the back of the net. Read More »

Hornets Coach Steve Clifford Steps away From Team to Address Health

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Assistant head coach Stephen Silas will assume Clifford's position. Clifford also missed Tuesday's practice. This is Clifford's fifth season with the Hornets. He briefly assumed head coaching duties from his father late in the 2011-12 season, when the then-Bobcats were wrapping up a 7-59 campaign. "Usually I'll watch (an opponent's) game and kind of gloss through it if it's not my game plan". Read More »

Johanna Konta hires former Maria Sharapova coach Mike Joyce

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The Belgian has since taken up a new role with Angelique Kerber, the former world No 1. Until recently Joyce was working with former world No 1 Victoria Azarenka , whose comeback after giving birth late previous year has been hampered by a custody dispute with her now former partner. Read More »

Whom should CSK and Rajasthan retain for IPL 2018?

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Meanwhile, salary caps were also set for players starting from Rs 80 crore, in 2018, to Rs 82 crore and then Rs 85 crore in subsequent years. The two returning franchises, Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals , will be able to retain up to five players who played for them in the 2015 edition , under the condition that they turned out for one of Rising Pune Supergiant or Gujarat Lions , the franchises that replaced Super Kings and Royals. Read More »

Ole Miss softens stance on transfer restrictions

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The athletic department originally forbade players from transferring to SEC schools or teams that the Rebels will play in the next two seasons. Anderson took legal action against Ole Miss and has since been granted a full release , meaning he is eligible to play at any school immediately next year. Read More »

Serena 'very likely' to defend Australian Open title

Williams gave birth to her first child, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr, during the 2017 US Open, and has not competed professionally since she won her 23rd Grand Slam singles title at the Australian Open earlier this year. 'Serena is getting ready for 2018. 'We will see how her body is reacting and how her tennis level is and we will take a decision regarding Australia'. Read More »