Newcastle target £20m Premier League striker in deadline day push

The Algerian frontman appears to be heading to St James' Park after Toon boss Rafa Benitez beat West Ham counterpart David Moyes to the signature of the Algeria global. Two years later and Islam Slimani had scored another 39 league goals in 49 starts... More..

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Mike Fisher coming out of retirement, rejoining Predators this season
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Mike Fisher coming out of retirement, rejoining Predators this season

The Predators lost to Pittsburgh in the Stanley Cup Final last June. Fisher, who has 23 goals and 51 points in 134 National Hockey League playoff games, will try to help the Predators to a fourth cons...More..

Swansea City vs Arsenal, Premier League preview
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Swansea City vs Arsenal, Premier League preview

The Armenia worldwide joined from Manchester United in exchange for Alexis Sanchez last week and is expected to feature at the Liberty Stadium . It is clear, though, the manager sees the relationship bet...More..

Ireland rugby stars accused of rape 'boasted about sex on Whatsapp'
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Ireland rugby stars accused of rape 'boasted about sex on Whatsapp'

Both men deny the charges and the trial is expected to last for five weeks once a jury were sworn in and proceedings get underway on Monday. All three men are standing trial, alongside a fourth defendant Ror...More..

Former Gov. John Engler expected to be named interim MSU president
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Former Gov. John Engler expected to be named interim MSU president

The faculty steering committee announced that it will call for a vote of no confidence to oust the entire Board of Trustees at its next meeting. "He will be an effective and decisive leader who cares about M...More..

Ozil agrees new Arsenal deal
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Ozil agrees new Arsenal deal

His old deal was due to expire at the end of the season, which would allow him to leave as a free agent. The former Real Madrid star was out of contract in the summer and the Germany global was tipped to qu...More..

Twitter reacts to James Harden's historic triple-double
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Twitter reacts to James Harden's historic triple-double

Already missing Trevor Ariza (hamstring) and Chris Paul (groin), the Rockets lost guard Eric Gordon to lower back stiffness early in the second quarter. Ricky Rubio (23 points, 11 assists) and Derrick Favour...More..

Liverpool boss Klopp branded 'ludicrous' over FA Cup TV time claims
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Liverpool boss Klopp branded 'ludicrous' over FA Cup TV time claims

To add to the drama the match was also shown live on BT Sport and discussed widely before, during and after the Baggies dumped Liverpool out of the cup. You can't cut match time because there is something e...More..

McCabe 'Removed' from FBI Desk; House Intelligence Committee Votes on FISA Memo
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

McCabe 'Removed' from FBI Desk; House Intelligence Committee Votes on FISA Memo

House Speaker Paul Ryan urged fellow Republicans on Tuesday to resist using a politically divisive memo alleging " shocking " misconduct in the FBI and Justice Department to undermine confidence in the sp...More..

Magnificent Mominul makes Sri Lanka suffer
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Magnificent Mominul makes Sri Lanka suffer

Skipper Mahmudullah Riyad, on nine, was batting alongside Mominul when stumps were drawn at the start of the two-match series. Tamim Iqbal scored a 94-ball hundred against England at the Lord's in 2010. Mom...More..

'Thursday Night Football' reportedly will move to Fox next season
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

'Thursday Night Football' reportedly will move to Fox next season

As Ourand said in his tweet, Amazon ran the digital package previous year, but those rights are still undetermined for 2018. The network and the league are working out an agreement on the broadcast package, ...More..

Mesut Ozil signs new Arsenal contract until 2021
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Mesut Ozil signs new Arsenal contract until 2021

Ozil is reportedly settled in London and wants to stay in the city after he gets married in the summer. The former Real Madrid star had been strongly linked with a move to Old Trafford this transfer window...More..

Auburn Baseball to Play Nine Games in SEC TV Package
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Auburn Baseball to Play Nine Games in SEC TV Package

Saturday's game against the Wildcats will be at 6 p.m. on SEC Network while the Sunday game starts at 2 p.m. on ESPNU. First pitch for that game is at 7 p.m. United Kingdom will be hosting SC at 7 p.m. ET. Au...More..

Liverpool striker and £25million man linked as Newcastle set transfer deadline
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Liverpool striker and £25million man linked as Newcastle set transfer deadline

Feyenoord have set Newcastle a deadline to meet their asking price for Nicolai Jorgensen . And Newcastle now have until tomorrow night to sign a striker. However, sources in the Midlands claim he also reg...More..

by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Commissioner Roger Goodell wants to clarify National Football League catch rule next season

Commissioner Roger Goodell deemed the infamous "catch rule" one of the league's top priorities this offseason after a number of controversial calls this season - including an overturned touchdown that likely...More..

Everton confident of landing Man City star in deadline day deal
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Everton confident of landing Man City star in deadline day deal

Overall, his play over the years for Manchester City has been highly criticized and he's often ridiculed by supporters, especially due to his high price tag. Sky Sports reporter Keith Downie said: "The press...More..

by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

No underdogs in Super bowls, says Brady

Kickoff is at 3:30 p.m. Sure, the New England Patriots come into this game as the favorite considering they have the best quarterback head coach combination in National Football League history while the ...More..

Unsettled Batshuayi in Chelsea squad for Bournemouth clash
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Unsettled Batshuayi in Chelsea squad for Bournemouth clash

Time is running out for Chelsea to secure the striker they require in order to sanction Batshuayi's departure, and Conte reiterated that he is willing to stick with his current attacking options until the s...More..

Roma move on after failing to agree fee for Man Utd defender
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Roma move on after failing to agree fee for Man Utd defender

The 27-year-old has made just 15 appearances for United this season having fallen behind Ashley Young and Luke Shaw in the Old Trafford pecking order. The report claims Roma won't pursue their interest in...More..

Rob Gronkowski gives simple answer to Super Bowl playing status:
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Rob Gronkowski gives simple answer to Super Bowl playing status: "Yes"

Gronkowski suffered the concussion January 21 in the AFC Championship Game win over Jacksonville but resumed practice with the Patriots last weekend. But Gronk's status was no laughing matter for Patriots fan...More..

United States urges end to Qatar-Gulf row
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

United States urges end to Qatar-Gulf row

Qatar is home to a major US military base that is key to the fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and Mattis said that "a united GCC bolsters our effectiveness on many fronts". The State Departme...More..

Man United join race to sign quality midfielder linked to Chelsea FC
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Man United join race to sign quality midfielder linked to Chelsea FC

German outlet Bild claim that United will rival Chelsea for Arturo Vidal , with Bayern ready to sell the Chilean midfielder in the summer. And the report goes on to suggest Sanchez could use global affil...More..

Clippers send Blake Griffin to Pistons in 6-player deal
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Clippers send Blake Griffin to Pistons in 6-player deal

Also missing time have been DeAndre Jordan , Danilo Gallinari, Austin Rivers and Milos Teodosic. The once-beleaguered franchise has never lured a major free agent, just as it has never gotten past the second...More..

How to Watch Liverpool vs. Huddersfield Town
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

How to Watch Liverpool vs. Huddersfield Town

Klopp has confirmed to the Daily Mail that Liverpool will not be reinvesting the £145m that they received for Coutinho in this transfer window, having already spent £75m on Van Dijk - fee reported by BBC Sp...More..

Man Utd striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic signs deal with LA Galaxy
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Man Utd striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic signs deal with LA Galaxy

Speaking to ESPN (H/T goal.com ), Beckham was full of praise for Ibrahimovic, but said he didn't think the time was right for Sweden's record goalscorer to make the move. Ibrahimovic instead returned to Ma...More..

DeMarcus Cousins on injury: No lie this s*** sucks
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

DeMarcus Cousins on injury: No lie this s*** sucks

With a winning record and sitting in sixth place in the Western Conference, it appeared like DeMarcus Cousins was on his way to his first playoff appearance in his career. Other than him, however, no other Pe...More..

North Medford Alum, Former MLB Exec Kevin Towers Dies From Cancer
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

North Medford Alum, Former MLB Exec Kevin Towers Dies From Cancer

Towers started his career when he was drafted by the Padres in the first round of the secondary phase of the 1982 Major League Baseball Draft. After several years in their minor league system he retired due...More..

Pistons acquire Blake Griffin in six-player trade with Clippers
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Pistons acquire Blake Griffin in six-player trade with Clippers

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski previously reported that the Clippers will continue to explore trade possibilities for All-Star center DeAndre Jordan and star sixth man Lou Williams before the February 8 trade...More..

No. 17 Ohio State coasts to win over Indiana
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

No. 17 Ohio State coasts to win over Indiana

With Collin Hartman's continued absence only further worsening the Hoosiers' depth issues, fatigue was an obstacle virtually from the opening tip. The Buckeyes have failed to cover in their last two, both at ...More..

Rockets' James Harden makes National Basketball Association history with 60-point triple-double
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Rockets' James Harden makes National Basketball Association history with 60-point triple-double

The 60 points from Harden Tuesday night also serves as a new franchise high for the Rockets, surpassing the 57 that Houston legend Calvin Murphy had owned for the past 40 years. Including Harden's assists, he...More..