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Who will you be rooting for in Super Bowl LII?

He won't with preseason predictions as they usually are; Las Vegas bookmakers had the Patriots as Super Bowl favorites last August. The Eagles have lost many starters along the way, including starting quarterback Carson Wentz . He also gave back Brady's top from Super Bowl XLIX , and Denver Broncos' Von Miller's game-worn helmet from Super Bowl 50. Or was it 2004, which piggy-backed on 2003 for a 21-game winning streak, not to mention holding the No. Read More »

SNL's Leslie Jones Covering Winter Olympics for NBC - Will You Watch?


Reuters photographers and reporters have been banned from the Winter Olympics opening ceremony in PyeongChang, South Korea , next month after the global news agency leaked photos of the rehearsal. The two-week games will be the country's first time hosting in the winter, and the second time overall (the first Olympics was in Seoul during the summer games in 1988). Read More »

Former Michigan Gov. John Engler To Be Named MSU's Interim President


But some of Nassar's victims criticized the choice, saying that the university needs someone more distant from the university's establishment to truly root out the problems at the institution. It should be noted that Mosallam, along with his seven other Board of Trustees counterparts, has been ordered to turn over all email and text communications regarding Nassar. Read More »

Republican: Secret Memo on FBI Shows the 'Fix Was In'


A Republican drafted this memo. Evidence of potential collusion between the Trump camp and Russian Federation has always gone beyond the dossier, including contacts that have been revealed in court documents as part of the investigation by Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool reaction against Huddersfield 'mature'


It paid off with his fifth goal of the season, equalling his best tally for the club. Manager Jurgen Klopp made six changes from the side that crashed out of the FA Cup on Saturday . "It is how football is, how life is". Can has made 19 appearances in the Premier League and found the net once. "A long run starts with the first game and that's on Tuesday", the German added. Read More »

Can, Firmino and Salah give Liverpool win over Huddersfield


Talk of teammates, best men and godfathers offers the fixture a colourful backdrop but the harsh reality is that both managers desperately need the points. But, while he's not in any sever danger of the sack (16/1), he'll be looking to turn a corner in the league having registered only one win in 13 matches, while his troops are winless since Christmas. Read More »

National Basketball Association wrap: Kyrie Irving leads Celtics in thriller over Nuggets


He was strong in the post on his way to 24 points and 11 rebounds. The Spurs have had an up-and-down week, but head to Tuesday's game on the heels of a 113-98 win over Sacramento. On the road, Denver is 8-14-2 ATS with 14 unders and 10 overs. "The drive-and-kick at that moment, I think a lot of guys shoot that floater or kind of a layup where you have to extend over somebody is not a great percentage shot, especially with guys flying in", Stevens said. Read More »

Arturo Vidal backs Alexis Sanchez to be a success at Manchester United


But Pochettino is hopeful he has landed a bargain, with Paris St-Germain winger Lucas Moura heading to the North London club for £25m. Mourinho said: "If Marouane leaves, yes we have two gaps there, so let's see what happens". Spurs are eight points behind United but Mourinho has no doubts about their quality. Between them, David de Gea and Sergio Romero have kept six successive clean sheets whilst Mourinho's side have rattled off five wins on the spin. Read More »

Former Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins has been key leader for Eagles


One thing Philadelphia can't contend with is New England's huge experience advantage in the big game. Wentz didn't want to take any spotlight off his teammates or be a distraction, but the second-year pro plans to be part of many Super Bowl weeks, so he thought it was important to see it up close . Read More »

Wagner sees chance to pile woe on friend Klopp's wounded Reds


The loss of [Philippe] Coutinho and the defensive vulnerabilities are making teams think "this Liverpool side is a myth". Scroll through the gallery above to see talkSPORT .com's predicted Liverpool starting XI. Video Action Referees dominated the headlines as a West Brom goal was disallowed once VAR had spotted Gareth Barry was standing in an offside position. Read More »

Leroy Sane: Manchester City forward suffers ankle ligament damage


Any team can play how they want. The 22-year-old was the victim of a crude challenge from Cardiff's Joe Bennett . Lee Mason is today's referee and here are the sides selected by Guardiola and Warnock. The Belgian stepped up and rolled the ball under the wall and into the bottom corner. The rationale for disallowing the goal was that Leroy Sane was adjudged to have been in an offside position (which he definitely wasn't) and interfering with play (which he definitely wasn't). Read More »

Clippers star Griffin appears surprised by trade reports


That's unclear, though it would be unlikely that Detroit included center Andre Drummond , a supremely talented rebounder and defensive player who doesn't add much on offense.similar to Clippers center DeAndre Jordan . The former No. 1 overall draft pick signed a five-year, $173 million deal this past July. Entering play Monday night, Detroit is three games out of a playoff spot. Read More »

City draw Wigan in repeat of 2013 FA Cup decider


Alexis Sanchez is poised to make his Premier League debut for Manchester United against Spurs on Wednesday as Liverpool seek to halt a mini-slump after their spectacular win against Manchester City . "There are parts of the transfer we can not pay", said Guardiola. In stoppage time, Cardiff were reduced to 10 men when Bennett picked up a second booking for a foul on substitute Brahim Diaz and was sent off. Read More »

India hammer Pakistan to go through to the final


The Indian fielded brilliantly unlike their rivals who dropped a couple of catches and missed several run out opportunities. In previous seven Semi-Finals, Pakistan sealed victories five times in 1988 (Australia), 2004 (Bangladesh), 2006 (Sri Lanka), 2010 (New Zealand) and 2014 (United Arab Emirates) while they had to suffer defeats twice in 2000 (Sri Lanka) and 2008 (Malaysia). Read More »

Mourinho won't block Ibrahimovic move if he wants


Sanchez made his debut last week and already impressed in training, and Sanchez has branded the move awesome. Sanchez is the highest paid player in the Premier League after making a blockbuster move to United from Spurs' local rivals Arsenal last week. Read More »

James Harrison not counting on Super Bowl experience helping Patriots vs. Eagles


Fourth-year cornerback Malcolm Butler , the hero of New England's win over the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX, also did not participate in Monday's event because of a minor illness. The Chiefs leaned on a balanced attack all season, and the Panthers spread the ball around against New England. "I've always tried to come on and do a good job for you guys, so it's very disappointing when you hear that, certainly with my daughter or any child". Read More »

Arsenal 'strongly resistant' to Giroud sale to Chelsea


The Gabong worldwide looks set to exit Signal Iduna Park before the January 31 transfer deadline, with Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund having reportedly reached an agreement in principle over a £55.5m transfer. According to reports they have struck a £15 million deal with Arsenal for the purchase of forward Olivier Giroud. Paper Round's view: It's a great move for Chelsea, and for Giroud, who will not be unsettled by the short trip across London - but what are Arsenal thinking by ... Read More »

Who Will Win Super Bowl LII, According To Madden NFL 18


The six-part series, which drops new episodes on Thursdays (there are two so far) shows fans (and casual viewers) the ins and outs of Brady's day-to-day, including life at home with his supermodel wife, Gisele Bündchen, and their children, and his 2017 offseason. Read More »

With 6th Australian Open title, Federer turns 20!


Former British number one Greg Rusedski added: "Absolutely ridiculous that the roof is closed for the Australian Open ". Federer said his age didn't come into it when questions were raised about his continuing longevity. The 12-time grand slam star sent social media abuzz as cameras caught him taking photos of the Swiss maestro crying on his iPhone. "I got a bit lucky tonight, I think". Read More »

Chelsea stroll to easy FA Cup win

We don't see Chelsea dropping points at home and we are predicting comfortable a home win in this game. Against Newcastle , there was an element of confidence to his game that has been missing previously and his man of the match plaudits were well justified. Read More »

Slam dunking Steven Adams in jovial form after win


Without Roberson, it'll likely be rookie Terrance Ferguson or second-year guard Alex Abrines getting more minutes. Westbrook plays every second of the game as if his family is being held hostage and their lives depend on his performance. Read More »

Andre Roberson's Injury Could Be Costly For Oklahoma City Thunder


The game was more intense than usual from the start , with a lot of extra trash talking and bumping. He then hit the next free throw to extend his team's lead to 81-57. Oklahoma City made it eight straight wins by seeing off the in-form 76ers on Sunday. Oklahoma City led by 25 points (91-66) when it happened. Read More »

Drew Brees, 2 other Saints in Pro Bowl starting lineup


This is Walker's third Pro Bowl appearance, and he's managed to score in all three. Carr was pitted against Seattle's Russell Wilson and the Los Angeles Rams' Jared Goff . Peterson's first pick came in the second quarter when he thwarted a red-zone chance by the AFC when by stepping in front of an Alex Smith pass intended for tight end Delanie Walker in the end zone. Read More »

Score prediction for Super Bowl 52


The Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee created its own squad to help spread "Minnesota Nice" as the locals call it. "Gronk is such a great player, a great teammate, and we've got so many other guys at receiver, tight end and running back that really did step in when he wasn't out there, but we're gonna need him out there this week if we're gonna play our best". Read More »

Tiger Woods cards even-par 72 in return to PGA Tour


J.B. Holmes shot 72 and finished fourth at 9-under 279. Woods carded scores of 72, 71 and 70 before a 72 on his final round, which saw the 14-time major victor conclude the tournament on three under. Spectators will not be allowed on the course to watch the playoff, Peter Ripa, CEO of the Century Club of San Diego/Farmers Insurance Open announced. Read More »

Tom Brady Has Stitches Removed From Hand Ahead of Super Bowl 52

In New England's two Super Bowl losses with Brady under center, that's exactly the formula the New York Giants and their talented defensive line used to top the Pats. From Cooper Manning showing up previous year in his money suit to a "fake" Tom Brady taking time out to play catch with fans and media, you just never know what will happen. Read More »

Woods' short game saved the day, says Hoffman


That was before chronic back problems led to several surgical procedures and two lengthy layoffs from competition. Jon Rahm , the defending champion who can go to No. Without a deft short game, Woods figures he might have shot something in the 80s. "It's been a long 12 months". "[I'm] very pleased, after not playing for a couple of years and then coming out here on the tour and really playing a solid four days", Woods said on the CBS broadcast (h/t Sporting News " Christopher Devine). Read More »

Steven Gerrard hails this Liverpool player despite FA Cup exit


From the sounds of it, Can's mind is made up and he looks set to leave the club come the summer. "Second half, we had to show character, there's no doubt about character". Or so we thought. The first half was full of attack and controlled aggression, not letting Spurs get used to an iffy pitch and Newport unsettling their more-talented opponents. Read More »

IPL auction: Joe Root goes unsold in his first season


After five hours of bidding and spending Rs 300 crore on 100 players , the IPL teams have spoken at the auction. But if you're just going there as a bench-warmer, someone who is just going to sit there as part of a squad then we saw what happened to Jason Roy a year ago, he didn't play a lot and then he finds himself out of rhythm. Read More »

David De Gea insists that he is happy at Old Trafford


Their shock Copa del Rey loss to Leganes in midweek came after Zidane chose to rest key players but Ronaldo and Gareth Bale were both restored to the side. I'm keen to work, to enjoy working with people, winning trophies. The result moves Zidane's side four points clear of fifth-place Villarreal and takes it to within 16 of leader Barcelona, which faces Deportivo Alaves on Monday (AEDT). Read More »

Manchester City can not afford '22 top players' - Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola insists he will do everything he can to win the FA Cup despite fears over a fixture pile-up as Manchester City chase the Quadruple. De Bruyne's excellent through ball sent the 23-year-old scampering in behind the Cardiff defence , the England global poked the ball past the onrushing Etheridge but Morrison got back just in time to make a vital goal-saving tackle. Read More »

Woods 'very pleased' after tie for 23rd in Tour return


After kicking off in 69-70, Rose began T14, six back of leader Palmer. 3- 16th hole (par 3): Both players make par. That launched a sequence of birdie-bogey-birdie-bogey-birdie, with Woods rolling in a five-footer at the 18th to move to one-under for the day and four-under for the tournament. Read More »