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Sport West Ham's David Moyes not anxious by Patrice Evra's Marseille departure
Author: 0 West Ham's David Moyes not anxious by Patrice Evra's Marseille departure

The veteran was snapped up by the Hammers on a free transfer on Wednesday as David Moyes' side continued with their attempt to rejuvenate the squad in order to secure their status in the Premier League. " I'd considered signing him during January as, when Arthur got sent off, I knew we were short ". "I know Pat well and I know what he is capable of".

Sport 'This Is Us' Sees Minor Super Bowl Lift
Author: 0 'This Is Us' Sees Minor Super Bowl Lift

Instead, viewership of the event, considered the biggest sporting event in the USA each year, was down 7% over last year's game, delivering a meager 103 million viewers. Elsewhere on NBC, the Ellen's Game of Games season finale stayed consistent (1.9, 7.7 million). NBC said it expects that January's AFC championship game, with an average of 44.1 million, will stand as the No 2 most-watched TV programme of 2018, reflecting the extraordinary popularity of the Super Bowl.

Sport Fiorentina boss: 'I don't accept' VAR decision
Author: 0 Fiorentina boss: 'I don't accept' VAR decision

A decision to award a penalty to Fiorentina after 21 minutes when Juventus's Giorgio Chiellini's arm blocked a Marco Benassi cross was subsequently overturned after consultation with VAR. After a three-minute wait, a free kick was given to Juve because Benassi was offside. Amid angry Fiorentina protests, he then awarded a free kick to Juventus for offside against a Fiorentina player in the build up to Chiellini's handball although replays showed that the ball was played to him ...

Sport Pyeongchang 2018: al via i giochi invernali
Author: 0 Pyeongchang 2018: al via i giochi invernali

In testa la portabandiera Arianna Fontana , con il Tricolore sventolato dalla pattinatrice che ha fatto da apripista alla delegazione azzurra guidata dal Capo Missione e Vice Segretario Generale del CONI , Carlo Mornati. Il costo di questa e di altre 14 strutture olimpiche costruite per l'occasione hanno scatenato molte polemiche, visto che negli ultimi anni i sudcoreani hanno mostrato un calo d'interesse per lo sci e gli sport invernali in genere.

Sport North Korea flexes muscles ahead of Winter Olympics with military parade
Author: 0 North Korea flexes muscles ahead of Winter Olympics with military parade

Tensions have been high on the peninsula since past year when the North staged its sixth and most powerful nuclear blast and test-fired intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMS) capable of reaching the U.S. Peace and reconciliation was the dominating theme in a more than two-hour ceremony watched by foreign dignitaries including a delegation from North Korea, heralding two weeks of winter sport with 102 medal events in 15 sport disciplines.

Sport Arsene Wenger admits Harry Kane is the best striker in Europe
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger admits Harry Kane is the best striker in Europe

Cech limped out of the 5-1 thrashing of Everton last week and despite a gaffe against Swansea earlier this month, is still the club's standout No.1. The comments caused a stir but Pochettino says he was not seeking to condone diving, and pointed out that, in his opinion, he was a victim of it on one notable occasion when he was playing for Argentina.

Sport North Korean athletes reportedly reject free Samsung phone
Author: 0 North Korean athletes reportedly reject free Samsung phone

Nathan Chen , the 18-year-old star of United States figure skating, did not get off to a good start at the Winter Olympics . The pair of nation leaders who have been trading threats of nuclear war for the past year didn't decide to shock the world with a friendly get-together in PyeongChang before getting kicked out for being too rowdy.

Sport Lonzo Ball, Girlfriend Denise Garcia Expecting 1st Child
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball, Girlfriend Denise Garcia Expecting 1st Child

The team initially expected their No. 2 draft pick to miss just three weeks after he was diagnosed with an MCL sprain, which typically takes one to three weeks to recover. There is a slim chance he'll return in time enough to star in the 2018 NBA All-Star Rising Stars Challenge but nothing has been put on the books just yet.

Sport Winter Olympics opening ceremony sees historic handshake
Author: 0 Winter Olympics opening ceremony sees historic handshake

The comments by Pence also came on the same day he visited North Korean defectors, along with Fred Warmbier, the father of Otto Warmbier, an American student who died in the USA shortly after being released from North Korean custody in 2017.

Sport LeBron James Likes Cleveland's Trade Acquisitions
Author: 0 LeBron James Likes Cleveland's Trade Acquisitions

The massive makeover is meant to help the Cavs make another title run in 2018 with James, who can opt out of his $35.6 million contract this summer and become a free agent. James also hopes Thomas "can get that bounce back" with the Los Angeles Lakers . James took the high road when asked about his time with Thomas. I feel like they made some good moves.

Author: 0 Guardiola hits back at United legend over substitutes

After only having 17 players at Burnley and receiving criticism from pundit Gary Neville for not selecting a youth player to fill the 18th slot, Guardiola confirmed that there would be a full squad present tomorrow. " Sane is much better but I don't think he will be back for the Champions League ". Kevin de Bruyne has admitted Manchester City 's gruelling schedule has led to him play in a constant state of physical exhaustion.

Sport Russian Federation regrets dismissal of 47 athletes, coaches from Olympics
Author: 0 Russian Federation regrets dismissal of 47 athletes, coaches from Olympics

A vetting process was created to exclude Russian athletes from the games if International Olympic Committee officials weren't sure they were clean, even if they hadn't been banned for doping. Russian Federation as a nation isn't competing in South Korea, having been banned by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in December in the aftermath of the McLaren Report .

Sport Lindsey Vonn gets emotional over this question
Author: 0 Lindsey Vonn gets emotional over this question

This time, at age 33, she could become the oldest woman to win an Olympic Alpine medal. The American is the marquee name at these Games and arrives on a hot streak of four wins in her last seven races ahead of a three-pronged challenge for the Super-G, Alpine combined and downhill titles.

Sport Carson Wentz Engaged to Girlfriend 2 Days After Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 Carson Wentz Engaged to Girlfriend 2 Days After Super Bowl LII

Under these circumstances, though, Foles was close enough. The Eagles don't have second or third round picks, having traded them away. He fit balls into impossibly tight windows. Super Bowl LII proved to be one of the most dramatic and inspirational upsets in the history of America's game. What Foles will fetch in a deal depends on how desperate teams are.

Sport Cavaliers trade Thomas, Wade, Crowder, Rose ahead of National Basketball Association trade deadline
Author: 0 Cavaliers trade Thomas, Wade, Crowder, Rose ahead of National Basketball Association trade deadline

Look, the Cavs are struggling right now. We have to see how it meshes, obviously."Lue said he was still working through how he would use each of his new players, who likely will not be available to play against the Hawks tonight". In January, Thomas questioned the legitimacy of an illness that forced Kevin Love to miss time . James took the high road when asked about his time with Thomas.

Sport Six Nations 2018: 'Wales have a chance against England'
Author: 0 Six Nations 2018: 'Wales have a chance against England'

That said, Scotland have generally had to wait 10 years between home wins over France in the Five/Six Nations - their last three have come in 1996, 2006 and 2016. He's a young guy, he's inexperienced and he's their third choice 10. " Wales played really well against Scotland but it's going to be different on Saturday - they had no expectation on them last Saturday but this week they come full of expectation".

Sport Jose Mourinho confirms Luke Shaw news and brings rift to an end
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho confirms Luke Shaw news and brings rift to an end

United earned a 4-1 win at Old Trafford and another defeat at the hands of the Red Devils could see Newcastle slip into the bottom three sides in the Premier League table, and Dyer is anxious for his old side. Shaw , 22, is enjoying his best run of form and fitness since breaking his leg in September 2015, although he is still battling with Ashley Young to make the position his own.

Sport Giroud in line to benefit with Conte 'worried' about Morata
Author: 0 Giroud in line to benefit with Conte 'worried' about Morata

Gladly, he will have nearly every player in the squad available, as Pedro was not injured after leaving our Watford match with an apparent knock, and Andreas Christensen could be back to full fitness following his recent hamstring injury. But Madrid is always Madrid'. With Michy Batshuayi joining Borussia Dortmund on loan and Olivier Giroud still finding his feet at his new club, Chelsea have been struggling to find a striker to lead the line for them.

Sport Ben Simmons just copped yet another All-Star snub and Twitter is furious
Author: 0 Ben Simmons just copped yet another All-Star snub and Twitter is furious

His speech (viewable below) attracted major media attention in the United States, with ESPN's hugely popular Sportscenter program labelling it an "epic rant". But Porzingis' injury now puts Simmons back in the frame to become the first rookie since Blake Griffin in 2011 to play in the prestigious match, to be held on February 18.

Sport In 1996, a North Korean Mini Submarine Almost Started a War
Author: 0 In 1996, a North Korean Mini Submarine Almost Started a War

Last month, Pyongyang made a decision to send its art troupe to perform in South Korea including a 140-strong orchestra in celebration of the Olympics , in a move that many saw as an attempt to put out a friendlier image and deflect criticism against its nuclear and missile tests.

Sport Rodney Hood traded to Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 Rodney Hood traded to Cleveland Cavaliers

A more likely target for opposing teams is swingman Rodney Hood . Rose almost went to the Wolves in a trade involving Ricky Rubio last season at the deadline, but that trade fell apart last minute. Meanwhile, the Jazz and Kings are concerned about their future, making an ideal trade to allow for their young players to grow. The 36-year-old veteran is expected to seek a buyout from the Kings but could be signing with Golden State or Boston as he looks to win a title.

Sport US Olympic swimmer accuses coach of abuse
Author: 0 US Olympic swimmer accuses coach of abuse

The case is now set to be fought in a courtroom if the coach is charged with the offences alleged to have taken place. "It is shocking, it is sad, it is mind boggling", said Olympic gold medalist Megan Jendrick, formerly Megan Quann, who trained with Kukors and was coached for five years by Hutchison.

Sport USA to skip 2026 Winter Olympic bidding but eyes 2030
Author: 0 USA to skip 2026 Winter Olympic bidding but eyes 2030

Probst said the USOC might look to change its relationship with United States national sport governing bodies, with a subcommittee expected to report in April. Probst spent much of an hour-long press conference ahead of the opening ceremony responding to questions about Blackmun's job status and the USOC's own culpability in Larry Nassar's crimes.

Sport Braun Strowman Comments on Brock Lesnar Punching Him in the Head
Author: 0 Braun Strowman Comments on Brock Lesnar Punching Him in the Head

In an appearance on FOX Sports' UFC Tonight , UFC President Dana White teased Brock Lesnar possibly returning to the UFC. Brock has always shown interest in coming over and fighting here in the UFC. Currently Lesnar is under suspension, however, as a result of testing positive for Hydroxy-clomiphene in 2016, following his bout with the aforementioned Hunt.

Sport McDaniels Agent Cut's Ties With Client After Criticizing Colts Decision
Author: 0 McDaniels Agent Cut's Ties With Client After Criticizing Colts Decision

McDaniels clearly wasn't sold on the job, and now Indianapolis can find someone who will be. It's a stunning turn of events that came just hours after the Colts official social media pages welcomed McDaniels to Indy. Alex Marvez can be heard from 7 p.m.to 11 p.m. ET Thursday and 5 p.m.to 8 p.m. ET Saturday on SiriusXM NFL Radio. The teams meet at Gillette Stadium next season.

Sport Man Utd, Liverpool target Pulisic leaves door open to Premier League move
Author: 0 Man Utd, Liverpool target Pulisic leaves door open to Premier League move

United States worldwide Pulisic has established himself as a key man at Dortmund, drawing reported interest from Liverpool and Manchester United . "I think you guys know what type of guy he is", Pulisic told ESPN . But, yeah, it's cool to hear all this stuff!' 'Of course, right now I am under contract with Dortmund and I'm not looking around or doing anything like that so I'm very focused there.

Sport Signs Pointing To Ybor City As Site For New Rays Ballpark
Author: 0 Signs Pointing To Ybor City As Site For New Rays Ballpark

It would be in Tampa rather than St. Petersburg, where they now play. Tampa Bay Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg joined Hillsborough County Commissioner Ken Hagan and Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn in confirming the selection of the Ybor City site on Friday at the Tampa Baseball Museum.

Sport Boston Herald Apologizes For Fake Story About Tom Brady
Author: 0 Boston Herald Apologizes For Fake Story About Tom Brady

Earlier Thursday, Garoppolo signed a record-breaking, five-year contract with the 49ers that will pay him a reported $137.5 million to keep him off the free-agent market next month without forcing the team to use its one-year franchise tag.

Sport Hazard fuels Chelsea exit rumours by acknowledging Zidane's admiration
Author: 0 Hazard fuels Chelsea exit rumours by acknowledging Zidane's admiration

My son is still too small to communicate like that. And the Belgian, speaking to Sport Foot magazine, has given the reigning La Liga champions encouragement by insisting he would return to Spain in the future. It is there that I became an adult. We still have the FA Cup and the Champions League and at the end of the day, our season could still be very good.

Sport Former Celtic player Liam Miller dies from cancer aged 36
Author: 0 Former Celtic player Liam Miller dies from cancer aged 36

Miller , who last turned out for USA side Wilmington Hammerheads FC, played 26 times for the Parkhead side before signing a pre-contract agreement with Manchester United in 2004. Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this time. "I gave him his debut and he played wonderfully well in a Champions League game one evening, he was absolutely outstanding", O'Neill said.

Sport Markelle Fultz Could Miss The Rest Of The NBA Season
Author: 0 Markelle Fultz Could Miss The Rest Of The NBA Season

Sixers president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo said Friday before the team plays the New Orleans Pelicans that Fultz is progressing in his recovery but with uncertainty. "There's always a chance that he's gonna be out there soon, and there's a chance that he's not gonna play this year", Colangelo said . Colangelo also walked away from the 22-minute press conference when asked if there's a timeline on the next update for Fultz, per Bodner .

Sport Saskatchewan Unemployment rate second-best among provinces in the country
Author: 0 Saskatchewan Unemployment rate second-best among provinces in the country

Sudbury's poor job performance in recent months is likely related to some extent on the fact Vale closed Coleman Mine in November to fix a ventilation compartment. Statistics Canada says the jobless rate in Windsor last month was 4.6% , down from 6% in December, and 5.4% in January 2017 . However, several experts made sure to note that before trying to draw conclusions from the January report, one should consider the well-known month-to-month volatility in the jobs figures.

Sport India spinners leave South Africa batsmen mentally shaky, admits Chris Morris
Author: 0 India spinners leave South Africa batsmen mentally shaky, admits Chris Morris

According to statistics that appeared in Scroll.in, off-spinner Ashwin's ODI bowling average of 31.93 until the 2015 event had risen to an abysmal 47.3 after it. They have belief in their abilities and the team has belief in them, the team is backing them. We had a good pool of bowlers. Team India team's bowling coach Bharat Arun has revealed that despite the recent success of Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav in the shorter format, it does not signal the end of the road for ...