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Joao Mario 'to undergo West Ham United medical on Friday'

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With Hammers trio Marko Arnautovic , Manuel Lanzini and Mark Noble all set for spells on the treatment table, Mario would add much needed depth to side as a combative player but also with the creativity in the final third. The former Sporting CP man arrived at Inter Milan during the 2016 summer window and has since managed to make 47 appearances, scoring only 3 goals but recorded 12 assists in that time. Read More »

Larry Nassar: MSU president resigns amid gymnast abuse row

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She has been at Michigan State since 1997. About 140 young women have filed a lawsuit against Nassar, USA Gymnastics and MSU, claiming the two institutions heard the paedophilia allegations against him years ago. Public outcry steadily increased this week as Nassar's victims lined up to tell their stories. The accusers, many of whom were children, said they trusted Nassar to care for them properly, were in denial about what was happening or were afraid to speak up. Read More »

Henry Slade to miss first four weeks of England's Six Nations campaign

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You go into a major tournament - and this is one of the major tournaments in the world - if you go in as favourites it comes with massive expectations. We'll say we're going there to win. Schmidt might laugh it off as fun and games in public, but one senses that Jones' jibes frustrate the Ireland boss behind closed doors. Read More »

Alexa roots for Eagles in Super Bowl

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But I knew it was on FX or whatever at least once week. But I'll be more interested in checking out tomorrow's Skills Challenge which features Von Miller , Russell Wilson and Patrick Peterson , to name a few. The New England offensive line has also been good, allowing only three sacks. He finished 2017, averaging 4.4 yards per carry, 47.9 yards per game. That's good for only 147 yards. Read More »

Saints' Sean Payton on Drew Brees: 'He's coming back'

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When asked if there is a target date to have Brees under a new contract, Loomis says there isn't one, but as far as he and the rest of the organization is concerned, Brees is their man for the future. He also added 23 touchdowns to just eight interceptions despite the run-heavy scheme the Saints displayed this year. We just finished our season. He threw for more than 4,300 yards and completed 72 percent of his passes this season, which was a career high. Read More »

Zidane: Copa Del Rey loss his lowest point, focus on Champions League

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It was a new low in what is already considered one of Real Madrid's worst seasons in recent memory and the national newspapers have held nothing back in their scathing criticism of the squad. Javi Eraso gave Leganes a 32nd-minute lead with a spectacular curling shot from long range. That appeared to bring about a reaction from the home side and Karim Benzema produced a neat finish from an acute angle immediately after the restart to put Zinedine Zidane's men ahead on aggregate. Read More »

Meek Mill 'Confident' Philadelphia Eagles Will Win the Super Bowl

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New England went from 5.5-point favorites to 4.5-point favorites, while the money line on the Eagles went from +180 to +170, meaning a $100 bet on the Eagles would win you $170 instead of $180. "I've had inquiries for some big bets", Rood said. He said the majority of the larger bets had been on New England, but some were placed on the Eagles as well. Read More »

Vladimir Guerrero announces decision regarding Hall of Fame cap

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With Guerrero, the Angels will finally get their due in Cooperstown. Guerrero was an eight-time victor of the Silver Slugger Award as the best offensive player at his position and appeared in nine all-star games. No player hit more home runs in an Expos uniform than Guerrero, who belted 234 over 1004 games with Montreal. Despite spending two fewer years with the Angels than he spent playing in Canada, he'll be the first player to wear an Angels hat on his plaque in Cooperstown. Read More »

'Shape of Water' lands a leading 13 Oscar nods

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The best director nominees also include Mexican native Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water ), and Jordan Peele ( Get Out ). Following Warren Beatty (" Heaven Can Wait ") and James L. In the best director category, Gerwig and Del Toro take on Christopher Nolan (" Dunkirk "), Jordan Peele (" Get Out ") and Paul Thomas Anderson ("Phantom Thread "). Read More »

Man United youngsters part of Mourinho's plans after Sanchez signing

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Mourinho has been the most successful United manager of the post-Sir Alex Ferguson era in terms of silverware but his side finished sixth in the Premier League last term and trail leaders Manchester City by 12 points this season. Just in case he didn't realise it already, Arsene Wenger has been given a friendly reminder that he's just lost a very talented member of his squad. Read More »

Mayfield's arrival at Senior Bowl delayed

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They're gonna get the biggest competitor they've ever seen. "For SEC and Big ten guys it is easy to validate yourself with your play", Idaho State (FCS) offensive guard Skyler Phillips said. But if one man could break the mold of both the conference and the small stature, it is Mayfield. The Oklahoma star does not appreciate the comparisons and invoked Manziel's name himself during a media session at the Senior Bowl , per Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post . Read More »

Someone Just Bet A Ridiculous Amount On The Eagles In Super Bowl

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After registering a career-high 1,161 yards and a league-best 18 touchdowns with the Patriots in 2016, Blount's role has been more limited with the Eagles , especially after Philadelphia acquired Jay Ajayi in October. "I felt like they were missing a couple things", Blount said. "We ain't got nothing to talk about". The fact that this one came so early gives MGM plenty of time to tweak the odds and balance out the wagers so they don't take a huge bath on the big game. Read More »

Tennys Sandgren is the last American man standing at the Australian Open

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If you watch a news channel, you wouldn't then say that person who is watching the news channel thinks everything that news channel puts out. That's not how information works. The proud American, who is a devout Christian and an outspoken Donald Trump supporter, has faced increased scrutiny in his shock run to the quarters. Read More »

Irving threatened to sit out with injury if he wasn't traded

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How Irving reportedly pushed the Cavaliers to grant his request adds another layer of intrigue to one of the most fascinating trades in National Basketball Association history. The report may seem like just another dramatic detail in the aftermath of Irving's departure from the Cavs . But according to this same report, sources have indicated that the 25-year-old Irving needs minor knee surgery as a follow-up to the procedure he underwent during the 2015 NBA Finals to fix his ... Read More »

Russian Federation nominates their Olympic figure skating team

ROC Vice President Stanislav Pozdnyakov said that he discovered the absence of athletes including Ahn, Ustyugov, and Shipulin from the pool during negotiations with International Olympic Committee officials on January 22, and asked the International Olympic Committee to explain why they were not included. Read More »

Mets, Jose Reyes Agree To Deal

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In need of infield help with spring training fast approaching, the New York Mets have turned to a familiar face. The 34-year-old Reyes will earn $2 million , a number that can grow as high as $2.5 million with incentives in 2018. Reyes was once his Rosario's position of being a highly-lauded young player in NY. The Mets have been in the market for a second baseman all season. Read More »

Marin Cilic beats Kyle Edmund, reaches Australian Open final

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Victory would have seen him overtake Andy Murray as British number one, at least until the Scot makes his expected return from hip surgery for the grass-court season in June. Wins over U.S. Open runner-up Kevin Anderson in the first round and in the quarterfinals over third-seeded Grigor Dimitrov took a toll on Edmund , who needed a medical timeout. Read More »

Mueller Wants to Interview Trump About Firing Comey and Flynn

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Mueller, himself a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, is also examining the extent of communications between Russians and Trump campaign officials. "These Republican attacks show their desperation at the fact that Mueller already has obtained two guilty pleas, two indictments, and at least two cooperating witnesses", the senior Democrats on the House of Representatives Judiciary, Oversight and Intelligence committees said in a joint statement. Read More »

Women's March kicks off voter registration movement

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The turnout at the 2017 Women's March made it "likely the largest single-day demonstration in recorded us history", political scientists writing at the Washington Post said . The Illawarra Knitting Nanna's against Greed - Cherry Hardaker, Anne Dillon and Annie Marlow - said they were now turning their attention to Adani, coalmining and Donald Trump after winning their battle against coal-seam cash. Read More »

Brewers get Christian Yelich from Marlins

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Yelich, 26, has four years and $44.5 million remaining on his contract. In the minors last season, Brinson batted.331 along with 13 home runs and 41 RBIs. Diaz came in No. 6 among Brewers prospects while Harrison found himself in the top 15. Previous year with High-A Carolina, the right-hander posted a 2.51 ERA with a 113/30 K/BB ratio in 111 innings across 18 starts and four relief appearances. Read More »

Arsenal Get Involved With Cryptocurrency

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Under the agreement, CashBet can use the Arsenal logo on its website, and the sixty-thousand-seat Emirates Stadium in London will advertise CashBet's ICO. According to a report by The Guardian , the deal is the first time a major global sporting team has officially partnered with a cryptocurrency firm. Read More »

Two Premier League Clubs To Start Bidding War For PSG Star

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However, a string of other clubs are also understood to be keen on the forward, with Sevilla now interested and Borussia Dortmund considering a move if they sell Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal . According to France Football , Tottenham have now emerged as the frontrunners for Lucas and the player is currently in London with his agent to hold further discussions with Spurs . Read More »

Woman shot in head during Las Vegas massacre finally going home

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Las Vegas shooting victim Jovanna Calzadillas was joined by her husband Fracisco Calzadillas for a press conference to discuss her miraculous recovery after being shot in the head. "We just want to spend quality time with our kids", Frank said. "Her recovery is one of the most profound I've seen in my medical career", he said in a written statement provided by the hospital. Read More »

Australian Open: Elise Mertens shocks Elina Svitolina to make semi-finals

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Finally Nadal held for 5-4, then Cilic missed a forehand victor with the court at his mercy to make it 6-5 with Nadal's serve to come. Nadal took a medical time-out but was clearly hampered in his movement and, after limping around the court for two games at the start of the fifth set, he headed to the net to shake hands. Read More »

WWE CEO McMahon Resurrects XFL

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Players were allowed to be more physical, as referees allowed the "anything goes" style. Salaries will be determined, but McMahon said players will make more money for winning. It's also worth noting that McMahon's wife Linda - a former WWE CEO - now serves in Trump's cabinet as the head of the Small Business Administration. Read More »

High hopes for the future growth on The Home Depot, Inc. (HD)

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Two Creeks Cap Mgmt Lp has invested 7.49% in The Home Depot, Inc . Stillwater Capital Advisors Llc increased its stake in Home Depot Inc (HD) by 2.87% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE:HD) on Wednesday, November 18 with "Outperform" rating. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 9.54, a quick ratio of 0.39 and a current ratio of 1.23. Read More »

Zainab's alleged murderer raped another two minor girls: DNA report

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The post-mortem report revealed that she had been raped before her murder. The girl had been staying with her aunt. Police accuse him of luring children by offering them food and then raping and murdering them. Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif had earlier requested the chief justice of the LHC to make sure that the case was heard constantly and that there was no delay in reaching the verdict. Read More »