Sunday December 16-th, 2018

Marchand suspended five games for cheap shot Marchand suspended five games for cheap shot

NEW YORK — The NHL suspended Bruins leading scorer Brad Marchand five games Wednesday for elbowing the Devils Marcus Johansson in the head during Bostons win Tuesday. January 9, 2012: Suspended five games for low-bridging Vancouver Canucks ...

CSL club Hebei China Fortune confirm signing of Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano CSL club Hebei China Fortune confirm signing of Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano

The parties have already agreed on the transfer of the 33-year-old football player. Having made the move from Liverpool in 2010, Mascherano was an integral part of one of the most successful eras in Barcelona's history. "He's a leader and I thi...

Halep prepared for long battle with Kerber Halep prepared for long battle with Kerber

Chung will now play another relatively unknown player in the quarterfinals - Tennys Sandgren, a 97th-ranked American who beat No. 5-seeded Dominic Thiem earlier Monday. "After this I will take care better of it". But I read her serve many times tod...

Hawks rookie Collins named to Rising Stars game for All-Star weekend Hawks rookie Collins named to Rising Stars game for All-Star weekend

The NBA announced today that second-year Nuggets guard Jamal Murray (Canada) has been selected for the World Team for the Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars Challenge on Friday, Feb. Additionally, Mitchell totaled a Jazz-rookie record 41 points on Decemb...

Australian Open 2018 week two preview and predictions

Keys said after her loss to Angelique Kerber in the quarterfinals of that she's "not going to walk away from this tournament and think it was awful because I had one bad match". Though there was some surprise, Thiem lost in five sets to the Ameri...

MSU Trustee Joel Ferguson apologizes for Nassar comments MSU Trustee Joel Ferguson apologizes for Nassar comments

Nassar has pleaded guilty to seven counts of criminal sexual conduct in Ingham County, Michigan, and admitted to sexually assaulting young girls when he treated campus athletes and members of the USA Gymnastics . Judge Rosemarie Aquilina - who is ov...

Angelique Kerber vs. Simona Halep 2018 Australian Open Pick, Odds, Prediction Angelique Kerber vs. Simona Halep 2018 Australian Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

In the early stages, Kerber was unable to handle the variety of Hsieh who was bidding to reach her first singles quarter-final at this level, nine years after making the fourth round on debut at Melbourne Park. Previous year was a forgettable one f...

A Chunk Of Australia Was Once Part Of North America A Chunk Of Australia Was Once Part Of North America

New sedimentological field data was used along with new and existing geochronological data, from both Georgetown and Mount Isa regions, to arrive at this conclusion. So it's not too surprising that Nuna left behind its mark on Australia. Research...

English soccer team unveils hilariously bad new crest, fans revolt English soccer team unveils hilariously bad new crest, fans revolt

On Wednesday, the club showed off their new badge, which comprises the image of a figure doing the so-called " Leeds Salute" - thumping the chest with a clenched fist - beneath the club's name in bold letters. However, there were plenty of supporter...

Kuzma gets 28, leads Lakers past Celtics Kuzma gets 28, leads Lakers past Celtics

In the three losses before that, however, the Celtics shot a combined 32 percent from behind the arc, including a pitiful 24.1 percent against the 76ers. For the Celtics, Kyrie Irving led the way with 33 points. That gave him a good look at the l...

Deondre Francois involved in domestic incident, no charges filed Deondre Francois involved in domestic incident, no charges filed

Police closed the case Wednesday without filing charges. Francois' ex-girlfriend provided a different account of events to police, saying that he had gotten upset with her because one of his friends tried to "talk to her". Francois disputed his gir...

Former Twins slugger Thome elected to HOF Former Twins slugger Thome elected to HOF

In every year since 2014, more than half of the BBWAA electorate have made their votes public, and Thibodeaux's spreadsheet makes for a fairly accurate predictor of the actual results: Every candidate since 2014 who has appeared on at least 80% of ...

Panthers cleared by National Football League over Newton concussion evaluation Panthers cleared by National Football League over Newton concussion evaluation

Newton was cleared in a medical tent on the sidelines to return to the game and only missed one play following the hit. Following the game, which the Saints won 34-13, Newton maintained he did not suffer a head injury but was instead poked in the e...

UCF's undefeated team to be honored by National Football League at Pro Bowl UCF's undefeated team to be honored by National Football League at Pro Bowl

One of the most lighthearted events on the NFL calendar takes place on Thursday as some of the league's best players square off in the NFL Pro Bowl Skills Challenge. UCF finished the 2017 season as college football's only undefeated team. Of co...

Antonio Conte admits likely exit for Michy Batshuayi Antonio Conte admits likely exit for Michy Batshuayi

Both Chelsea and Roma quickly came to an understanding of the value needed to make the transfers happen, with the Italian side putting a price tag in excess of £45m on the pair. The Chelsea winger arrived on Tyneside last night. The reigning ...

Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Marton Fucsovics in straight sets Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Marton Fucsovics in straight sets

It was del Potro's first trip to Melbourne since 2014 - he missed the 2015 and 2016 tournaments with wrist injuries and withdrew from last year's event due to a lack of preparation time. "I couldn't possibly complain, as they built the tournaments ...

Ex-gymnast says abusers thrived at Karolyi ranch Ex-gymnast says abusers thrived at Karolyi ranch

More than 140 women are part of a civil lawsuit against MSU, claiming the school failed to protect the victims. Hutchins, who spoke as the sentencing phase of the assault case entered a sixth day, brought some of the trinkets that Nassar had given he...

Hazard: My dad was wrong to link me to Real Madrid

Kepa Arrizabalaga has brought to an end to rumours linking him with Real Madrid by committing to a new contract with Athletic Bilbao which includes an €80 million release clause. "We showed that we have good enough players to score us goals ". ...

Pope eight-for helps Australia defend 128 Pope eight-for helps Australia defend 128

Pope turned the match after the Aussies were bowled out for just 127, tearing through the English order, taking 8-35 as the Poms were skittled for just 96. "I like putting myself in pressure scenarios, I feel like I bowl better under pressure", Pope ...

Gisele Bündchen tried using Tom Brady's friend to convince him to retire

Tom Brady is set to play in his eighth Super Bowl , but from the sounds of it, there's pressure on him to make it one of his last. "If it was up to my wife, she would have me retire today". That can not be healthy for you, right? Brady has sa...

National Football League refuses AMVETS #PleaseStand ad National Football League refuses AMVETS #PleaseStand ad

The NFL offers advertising inside the Super Bowl program, and the veterans' organization AMVETS attempted to submit an ad calling for everyone in attendance to stand during the anthem. "We respect the rights of those who choose to protest, as t...

Australian Open: Angelique Kerber Overwhelms Madison Keys Australian Open: Angelique Kerber Overwhelms Madison Keys

I think in the first set I played really passive, and because of that I feel like I wasn't moving as well, wasn't accelerating. In what was a comprehensive performance against Caroline Garcia , Keys said, "I'm feeling really good". "But I started to...

Knicks Face Warriors in Bounce Back Opportunity on the Road Knicks Face Warriors in Bounce Back Opportunity on the Road

As the Warriors were expanding their lead in the third, Hornacek exploded and was called for a technical foul after a non-call on what he thought was a goaltending by Durant. Zaza Pachulia added 13 points in Golden State's seventh straight victory ...

Arsenal Fans Astutely Question Sanchez's Motives After Manchester United Deal Finalised Arsenal Fans Astutely Question Sanchez's Motives After Manchester United Deal Finalised

The 28-year-old has been patiently waiting to complete his switch to Old Trafford while Arsenal thrashed out terms with Henrikh Mkhitaryan - who's moving to north London in the opposite direction. "I would like to say a heartfelt thank you to ...

Alexis Sanchez left Arsenal because of money - Arsene Wenger Alexis Sanchez left Arsenal because of money - Arsene Wenger

Arsenal made a decision to go ahead with the swap deal rather than allow the player's contract, which would have expired in June, to run down, negating the risk of losing him for nothing. "Mkhitaryan can play on the wing or in midfield, so I believe...

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