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by | January 03, 2019 | 03:22

Maybe we can sign one or two players". GUNNERS gaffer Unai Emery has defended his decision to substitute Alexandre Lacazette during Tuesday's much-needed victory over Fulham . Lacazette added the second after 55 minutes with their momentum temporarily halted as Aboubakar Kamara pulled one back after 69 minutes. The hosts should have been further in front before the break, with a valiant block from Tim Ream denying Xhaka a second, while Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang also had ...

by | January 02, 2019 | 23:12

Alford played in college for the Indiana Hoosiers and went on to play in the National Basketball Association for the Golden State Warriors and Dallas Mavericks before retiring to become a coach in 1991. "I sincerely hope that the UCLA community will rally around this team, its players and the coaching staff as Pac-12 play begins". During his introductory news conference at UCLA, Alford was asked about his handling of Pierre Pierce when he coached at Iowa.

by | January 02, 2019 | 19:27

The lean is to make a change, but Ross prefers to have confidence that he'll be able to hire a significant upgrade before pulling the trigger. It seems unlikely Flores would go to the Dolphins since they are in the AFC East and it doesn't seem like something he would do out of respect to Bill Belichick.

by | January 02, 2019 | 19:28

The Giants finished last in the NFC East in back-to-back seasons for the first time since 1976-1978. To prepare their players for the Wild Card Weekends, the Cowboys chose to sideline their star Zack Martin who was having troubles with his injured knees.

by | January 02, 2019 | 19:12

Roger Federer took the honours in the much-anticipated mixed doubles clash with fellow great Serena Williams in what the latter described as the "match of her career" at the Hopman Cup in Perth Tuesday. "It was so much fun, for me it was super cool". You know it's fine but the most important thing is that this is all leading to the road to Australia , well to the Open, so it's good.

by | January 02, 2019 | 18:18

Barcelona have released an official statement disputing claims that they have agreed a deal with Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot , confirming that they are interested in the Frenchman in the process. The only contacts were carried out in the month of August and again a week ago. Rabiot is a player who has been linked with several top European clubs - including Premier League pair Arsenal and Liverpool.

by | January 02, 2019 | 16:22

He can make plays all over the field, and his speed allows him to rack up yards after the catch. Brown has teased wanting to be traded on social media as recently as this season. The report says Brown has not formally requested a trade. The Steelers do not want there to be another LeVeon Bell situation in potentially watching another superstar player walk out the door without getting anything in return.

by | January 02, 2019 | 16:17

Mo Salah is the reigning African Footballer of the Year and likely to retain the crown come Tuesday January 12 in Dakar, Senegal. Meanwhile, Salah has made the three man shortlist only the second time after winning the award last term, becoming the first Egyptian to do so since 1992.

by | January 02, 2019 | 16:11

During this series only, Ravindra Jadeja was first named in the initial squad for the second Test at Perth and wasn't played despite Ashwin's injury. Australia have hosted India since 1947-48, and barring three occasions - in 1980-81, 1985-86 and 2003-04 which were drawn - they have lost the Test series on seven occasions - 1967-68, 1977-78, 1991-92, 1999-2000, 2007-08, 2011-12, 2014-15.

by | January 02, 2019 | 15:00

Los Angeles (12-3) can clinch a first-round postseason bye with a win over the 49ers or a loss by the Chicago Bears , but the Rams will have to do it without the centerpiece of their offense. ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Defensive tackle Kyle Williams is retiring at 35 after 13 seasons, a decision that leaves the Buffalo Bills without their most respected leader and longest-active tenured player.

by | January 02, 2019 | 14:58

But after a slow start, Salah, Firmino and Mane are beginning to show the form they did last season in smashing a combined 91 goals. And he can not see Arsenal moving forward unless they dip into the transfer market. It's going be a good match, but it is not a decisive game or something like that. "It is one decision tactically, and also the decision is because we have [done] it before because we have a lot of matches away when it tactically changes something, not for the player but for ...

by | January 02, 2019 | 10:56

For instance, no matter what LeBron James achieves in his career, there are those who will never put him above Michael Jordan in the conversation of the greatest players of all time. "Everybody was talking - [about] how [the Warriors] were the greatest team of all time, like the greatest team ever assembled", he recalled. James rarely let his ego get in the way of his greatness.

by | January 02, 2019 | 10:26

City are a big test, but should Liverpool get through it unbeaten, this could just be their year. "All we can do is do our job, play our games and after that we will see". And after a slow start, the prolific front three of Mohamed Salah , Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane that terrorised City last season are beginning to hit top form once more.

by | January 02, 2019 | 08:09

Goals by Harry Kane , Christian Eriksen and Korean star Son Heung-min inside the opening half hour saw Spurs beat the Welsh side 3-0, leapfrog Manchester City into second spot and go six points behind leaders Liverpool . Of course in football it's impossible to win every game, but sure we're going to try to win every single game. "We need to be consistent". Tottenham will be able to watch Thursday's much anticipated showdown between Manchester City and Liverpool with the pressure ...

by | January 01, 2019 | 23:51

But one specific tradition that has become a staple in the franchise is the traditional New Year's Eve game. But its other two outdoor contests have hosts but no guests. Instead, Bettman said the league is considering some riskier options than its usual slate of Original Six and northeastern US franchises. 3 - The Bruins will take part in their third Winter Classic on January 1.

by | January 01, 2019 | 23:46

The Wizards improved to 14-24 with Saturday's win, breaking a three-game losing streak. Though he's labored at times this season, Wall is averaging 20.7 points and 8.7 assists. He opted to have surgery now in order to recover in time for the start of next season. Last campaign he missed 41 games, mostly due to surgery on his left knee.

by | January 01, 2019 | 22:45

On Monday, December 31, the first day after the conclusion of the regular season where most people are anxious about losing jobs, Mayock was hired by the Oakland Raiders . Mayock has zero front-office experience. Enter Gruden, who praised Mayock for his "people skills" and energy. "I don't have all the answers", he said.

by | January 01, 2019 | 21:41

Multiple sources have told Andrew Fillipponi, of 93.7 The Fan, that the teammate the Post-Gazette references is quarterback Ben Roethelisberger. Veteran football reporter Jason La Canfora reports that Roethlisberger was the target of Brown's anger, and that the incident "was fairly ugly" and Brown was "totally in the wrong".

by | January 01, 2019 | 19:32

Kitchens formed a strong working relationship with rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield , who flourished down the stretch and set the NFL's rookie passing touchdown record in just 13 starts. Williams has previous experience as a head coach, hired by the Buffalo Bills in 2001. According to a source, the Browns already have made a preliminary inquiry with McCarthy, who was sacked December 3 by the Green Bay Packers after 13 seasons as head coach.

by | January 01, 2019 | 18:00

It was during the third Test in Melbourne that Paine had targeted Rishabh asking him whether he can babysit at his place while the skipper took his wife Bonnie to a movie. The latter actually spent some valuable time with Paine's kids when the teams were at the Prime Minister's residence on the New Year's day. If anyone thought the sledging between Australia's Tim Paine and India's Rishabh Pant was serious, this photo will prove otherwise.