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Aggies fall to No. 5 Kansas, 79-68


Turnovers troubled the Aggies for the second game in a row, giving the ball away 14 times that turned into 24 Kansas points. KU has won 55 of the last 60 meetings with Kansas State dating back to February 12, 1994. Kansas coach Bill Self said he worked with Azubuike during the week on free throws. "It takes a lot of discipline to not revert back to what you know". Read More »

Indianapolis Colts intend to hire New England Patriots OC, per report


It's unofficially official: Josh McDaniels is headed to Indianapolis. The Colts chose to offer the job to McDaniels after meeting Friday with the offensive coordinator to discuss shared long-term visions, sources told Schefter. McDaniels will be responsible for working with a down-and-out Colts squad that went 4-12 last season and was missing starting quarterback Andrew Luck the entire year due to an injured shoulder. Read More »

So will Arsenal stump up the cash for Aubameyang?


Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could start for Borussia Dortmund this weekend despite Arsenal's pursuit of the striker. Meanwhile, Aubameyang featured for Die Borussen for the first time since missing a crucial team meeting earlier this month in their 2-2 draw with Freiburg on Saturday (28 January). Read More »

Antonio insomnia? Conte loses sleep over Chelsea problems

They're now 15 points off the top of the table, sitting in third place, three points adrift of both directions up or down. Mourinho would be back to lift the trophy once again in 2015 but, much like Ancelotti, he was gone before the end of the next season. Read More »

Zidane still motivated to manage crisis-hit Madrid


Cristiano Ronaldo has pledged his loyalty to Real Madrid , despite speculation over his future at the Bernabeu. Real's only realistic chance of saving their woeful season is in the Champions League , where they face runaway Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain in the last 16. Read More »

Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski returns to practice on Saturday

It's the first time the Patriots said Gronkowski suffered a concussion. "But he's doing the best he can do and we're all hopeful". Tight end Gronkowski clashed helmets with Jacksonville Jaguars safety Barry Church in last weekend's 24-20 win at Gillette Stadium. Read More »

Chelsea could make shock move for Arsenal star in coming days


The Blues' woeful second period was summed up by Alonso's 30-yard free-kick which sailed over the bar and was, funnily enough, their best chance of the second half. Willian, meanwhile, was poised to undergo a scan to determine the extent of his hamstring problem sustained at Arsenal . It's wrong to take decision on only one game. Read More »

PSG deny Neymar exit rumours amid Real Madrid links


The Uruguay striker joined from Napoli in the summer of 2013 for a then-club record of 64 million euros ($76 million). It was the 30-year-old's 27th goal for the Ligue 1 leaders in all competitions this season. Nantes kept hold of fifth place and moved three points clear of sixth-place Nice, which lost 2-1. Second-placed Olympique Lyonnais, on 48 points, travel to Girondins de Bordeaux and third-placed Olympique de Marseille take on Monaco, fourth, on Sunday. Read More »

NFL Pro Bowl returns to Orlando this weekend


According to oddsmakers from online sports book, the NFC is a 3-point favorite to beat the AFC , which also opened as a 3-point underdog. Darren McMullen on the journey across America to find a team of his own in USA Network's 'NFL Football Fanatic'. Read More »

Stokes goes for £1.37m... Root snubbed


England Test captain Joe Root went unsold at the IPL Player Auction but Ben Stokes' pending court case did little to affect his market value as the Rajasthan Royals forked out nearly £1.4million for the all-rounder. The auction as stated earlier would be featuring 578 players in total with 361 of them being Indians. Their other significant punt was on the explosive Indian batsman, Ishan Kishan , who went for a staggering Rs 6.2 crore. Read More »

Jacare destroys Brunson in Charlotte


Since then Brunson has gone 9-3 in the UFC and arrived in Charlotte on a two fight win streak, both wins via first round knockout. This fight serves as a sequel to an earlier matchup, one fought under the Strikeforce banner back in 2012 and without spoiling the ending, tonight's offering would do well to replicate its spectacular outcome. Read More »

Cavani Breaks Zlatan's PSG Record In Win Over Montepellier


We know what happened in the locker room and he decided that, so I have to assume this responsibility. Spanish media reports earlier this week said 25-year-old Neymar was unhappy in Paris and set to join Real Madrid at the end of the campaign, but Al-Khelaifi rubbished the claims. Read More »

'About bloody time'- Maxwell recalled for final ODI


As a result England went up 3-0 seemingly easily and claimed a series win, a small piece of revenge for them after a comprehensive loss in the Ashes that Aussie fans will be surely reminding them of if they get too uppity about ODI results. Read More »

LeBron drafts Irving, Durant for NBA All-Star Game


After ESPN's Brian Windhorst reported over the summer that Irving was unhappy and wanted a trade, the Cavaliers dealt him to the Celtics in August. Curry received the first selection among the reserves . The captains will alternate picks in each round until all players in that round have been selected. Read More »

Friday's National Basketball Association roundup: Not a smart move by Celtics guard


When they're making teams, we're a damn good team. "Sometimes things go your way, sometimes they don't". "We lost one of our best players at the start of the regular season", Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum said, referring to Gordon Hayward. Each hit a pair of 3-pointers and finished with 14 points, combining to outscore the hosts themselves. "They both shot the ball incredible tonight", Celtics big man Al Horford said . Read More »

IPL auction: Quality buys for Rajasthan, Chennai choose experience


Mumbai Indians also used RTM to retain Keiron Pollard for $843,750 as Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab bid for the West Indian allrounder. Ahead of the 11th edition of VIVO Indian Premier League ( IPL ), the business day or in simple words, the " IPL auction" took place in Bengaluru on Saturday, January 27, 2018 . Read More »

Gronkowski on practice field, still in concussion protocol

The Patriots listed both Gronkowski and Wise as "Out" on Friday's projected injury report . In addition, Tom Brady practiced without a glove on his throwing hand on Saturday in Foxboro's relatively comfortable 50-degree weather. It remains unclear whether his status for next weekend's Super Bowl meeting with the Philadelphia Eagles is affected. Gronkowski , 28, suffered the injury during New England's 24-20 victory over the Jaguars when he took a helmet-to-helmet hit from ... Read More »

New Zealand get first wicket against Pakistan


Jan 28 Fakhar Zaman set up the innings as Pakistan , aided by some sloppy fielding, posted 181 for six in the decisive third and final Twenty20 against New Zealand here today. Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed had earlier won the toss and chose to bat first. The Green Shirts won the second T20I by 48 runs with both batsmen and bowlers contributing to the win. Read More »

Raina returns for SA T20Is; Shreyas Iyer dropped


The southpaw had shown good form in the recently-concluded Syed Mustaq Ali T20 tournament, where he also scored a 49-ball century. Middle-order batsman Suresh Raina has been named in the squad . India's squad for T20I series: Virat Kohli (C), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul , Suresh Raina , MS Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya , Manish Pandey, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Jasprit Bumrah , Jaydev Unadkat , Shardul Thakur. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez a 'proper' Manchester United player, says Michael Carrick


Jose Mourinho has joked that Manchester United's acquisition of Alexis Sanchez was "cheap", with his side only giving up the largely unwanted Henrikh Mkhitaryan in exchange. We look to the numbers now and I would say roughly between £100-150 million. Mourinho has won trophies at Old Trafford and is in line for more success this term as we are still in the race actively for the FA Cup and Champions League. Read More »

NHL All-Star Game to be played in San Jose


The game is best remembered for hometown All-Star Owen Nolan's hat-trick, which featured his now famous "called-shot" third goal against Goaltender Dominik Hasek. This year, defensemen Brent Burns is participating in the all-star game for the fourth straight time as a member the Sharks and the fifth time in his career. Read More »

Ronaldo speaks on leaving Real Madrid for PSG


He will have to bring an end to his Real Madrid career to make room for Neymar and it is unclear whether any club is willing to pay what it takes to sign him. 'We interpreted the game tactically very well. Mina had a penalty claim waved away as Valencia sought a lifeline early in the second half, yet they were looking increasingly suspect whenever Madrid went forward on the break and Benzema could have done better than ripple the side-netting after being set up by Kroos. Read More »

Doping: Russians Excluded From Olympics Over 'serious' Suspicions


Vancouver 2010 Olympic Champion Jasey-Jay Anderson will be the first Canadian to compete at six Winter Games, having been a member of every team since snowboard was introduced at Nagano 1998. "We will be organising additional competitions in Russia with foreign athletes for all those unable to take part in the Olympics Games", Russian news agencies quoted Kolobkov as saying. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers' three best lineup changes to consider: Chris Fedor


Cleveland now sits in third place in the Eastern Conference, 6 1/2 games behind the first-place Celtics. J.R. Smith, who has struggled throughout the season, will remain a starter for the Cavs, as will LeBron James and Isaiah Thomas . In addition to Thomas' struggles, Crowder is having perhaps his worst season since his rookie year. Instead, we have a draft pick who I'm never going to meet-well I don't know about that, but I'm not meeting him this year. Read More »

Chelsea goal Dzeko will proceed to be picked by Roma


The Premier League champions have been linked with a combined €50million move for the Bosnia-Herzegovina global and team-mate Emerson Palmieri . Conte won the Premier League title in his first season as head coach and signed an improved contract, but not an extension to the deal which runs until June 2019, and his future is rumoured to be in doubt. Read More »