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Sports Kell Brook tells Amir Khan how to make their fight happen
Author: 0 Kell Brook tells Amir Khan how to make their fight happen

He added: "I'm determined to win another world championship and I'm confident I've got the right team behind me to help me do so". In November a year ago, Khan said he still wants a fight with Kell Brook, but admitted they both need to rebuild their careers with wins before settling their long-running rivalry.

Sports IL loses by 7 Iowa in Overtime - Recap, Box score
Author: 0 IL loses by 7 Iowa in Overtime - Recap, Box score

It's Tyler Cook's 5th double-double of his Iowa career. Iowa's issues are more complicated, obviously, but this fact remains true. The Illini still were clinging to an 82-79 lead following a 3 by Frazier with 5:21 remaining, but Garza took over the game at that point, scoring eight consecutive points to give the Hawkeyes an 87-82 lead.

Sports Liverpool's Salah, Sturridge train ahead of Man City clash
Author: 0 Liverpool's Salah, Sturridge train ahead of Man City clash

Now, he will hopefully hit the ground running once again, with Liverpool eager to take revenge for September's 5-0 mauling at the hands of City. Liverpool star Mohamed Salah is set to rejoin first-team action, after missing the Reds' last two games with a groin injury, according to a report.

Sports Mike Tyson the marijuana mogul? He's high on Mojave resort
Author: 0 Mike Tyson the marijuana mogul? He's high on Mojave resort

The plans come on the heels of the state's new law legalizing recreational use of marijuana . The Tyson ranch will not only provide a flawless field for growing tonnes and tonnes of weed but will also be used as the place for studies related to marijuana and its plethora of benefits, especially the clinical ones.

Sports Australia recall White to replace Lynn for England ODIs
Author: 0 Australia recall White to replace Lynn for England ODIs

Lynn was ruled out with a calf injury , which opened the door for a Maxwell return. White's selection has called Maxwell's future into question, particularly after captain Smith this week said the Big Show wasn't training smartly enough.

Sports Halftime Analysis: Struggling Panthers trail Saints 21-9
Author: 0 Halftime Analysis: Struggling Panthers trail Saints 21-9

Rivera said when he walked on the field to check on Newton, the quarterback told him he'd been poked in the eye. I start the post-season in the hole, but maybe that's just where I want to be . The Panthers played in the Super Bowl two years ago. - Graham Gano, Panthers, made up for an early miss by kicking field goals of 27, 39, 58 and 29 yards in Carolina's loss to New Orleans .

Sports Padres Rumors: Eric Hosmer to become highest paid player in team history?
Author: 0 Padres Rumors: Eric Hosmer to become highest paid player in team history?

Kansas City has also handed out large contracts to Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez in recent years. Nightengale reports that the Padres' deal is for $140 million while the Royals countered with a $147 million deal. No team appears to be as committed in their pursuit of Hosmer than the Padres. Hosmer has also been known as a great clubhouse player as well, which why the potential move to re-sign him is so intriguing.

Sports Instant analysis of Bills disappointing 10-3 wild-card loss to Jaguars
Author: 0 Instant analysis of Bills disappointing 10-3 wild-card loss to Jaguars

But that didn't concern Marrone. A scoreless first quarter set the pace for a game where Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles racked up more rushing yards than passing. After an incompletion in the end zone on third down, Vonn Bell sacked Newton on a safety blitz, ensuring the Saints (12-5) swept all three meetings with Carolina (11-6) this season, in addition to winning their first play-off game in four seasons.

Sports Barcelona sign Yerry Mina, Arsenal's Francis Coquelin to join Valencia
Author: 0 Barcelona sign Yerry Mina, Arsenal's Francis Coquelin to join Valencia

However, now with Yerry Mina in their squad, there is a good chance that Barcelona will let Mascherano leave. A deal for Mina had been set up for after the World Cup, but Barcelona were keen to complete an early move for the defender, who made clear his desire to join Ernesto Valverde's side.

Sports Liverpool handed a huge double boost ahead of Manchester City clash
Author: 0 Liverpool handed a huge double boost ahead of Manchester City clash

But arguably the biggest test for Liverpool will be to contain Manchester City's midfield. That formation will be mirrored by Liverpool in this clash, the side's first since Philippe Coutinho completed his move to Barcelona. Manchester City is one of the best teams in the world and they will know that this is a game that they are expected to win. Coutinho or not, Liverpool have a great recent record against City at Anfield, winning their last four meetings on Merseyside, and ...

Sports Serge Ibaka, James Johnson suspended for throwing punches
Author: 0 Serge Ibaka, James Johnson suspended for throwing punches

And with the NBA's best winning percentage - a 33-8 record heading into Wednesday night's game against the L.A. Clippers - the Warriors are not showing any signs of slowing down. Also, Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan was fined $25,000 and Miami guard Goran Dragic was docked $10,000 for a verbal altercation shortly after the game concluded.

Sports Allardyce confirms Everton's Walcott negotiations
Author: 0 Allardyce confirms Everton's Walcott negotiations

But, after revealing he was keen to bring in Theo Walcott , Allardyce admits he has taken a gamble bringing in the Turkey worldwide in January. "Two to three reasons [for interest]: goalscoring threat, pace, experience and he's good on assists from wide in terms of his crossing".

Sports 'Take a Knee' Protest Planned Ahead of Viking-Saints Playoff Game
Author: 0 'Take a Knee' Protest Planned Ahead of Viking-Saints Playoff Game

Eight years ago, the last Minnesota team considered a strong Super Bowl contender was on the verge of victory in New Orleans in the NFC championship game despite four earlier turnovers inside the raucous Superdome. The New Orleans Saints are 0-3 straight up and against the spread over their last three road games. A Super Bowl which returns to Minneapolis after that city beat out New Orleans in the bidding for a big game, which the mayor wanted to be played here for the city's tricentennial.

Sports Le'Veon Bell says he might retire if franchised again
Author: 0 Le'Veon Bell says he might retire if franchised again

CBS Sports Jason La Canfora says Bell would make $14.54 million if the Steelers franchise him again. The Steelers star running back said he won't do it again. "I'm not going out here getting the ball 400 times if I'm not getting what I feel I'm valued at". The Steelers are embarking on their fourth straight trip to the postseason, and Pittsburgh has reached the playoffs in all but three of Mike Tomlin's 11 years as head coach.

Sports James, Curry lead NBA All-Star voting
Author: 0 James, Curry lead NBA All-Star voting

New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis is fourth with 640,928 votes. The Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving is third in the conference and overall with 1,370,643 votes. The All-Star Game is set on February 18 at Los Angeles. Previously, players voted to the All-Star roster simply played in a conference matchup, but a new All-Star format has two team captains from a list of players and have them either start or be alternates.

Author: 0 Jaguars vs. Steelers 2018 odds: Jacksonville a clear betting underdog at Pittsburgh

You can run on this Jacksonville front, although the numbers are skewed because nobody wanted to throw on them all year. Fournette took two steps then vaulted into the air at the 4. Last year's Wild Card game was the first time all three Killer B's, Ben, Brown , and Bell , were on the field for a postseason game together. Since the Jaguars acquired Dareus, opposing running backs have managed a successful run rate of just 34.9%.

Sports Norv Turner finalizing deal to become Panthers' offensive coordinator
Author: 0 Norv Turner finalizing deal to become Panthers' offensive coordinator

He'll take over for Mike Shula , whom the Panthers fired following their wild-card-round loss to the Saints. If the 65-year-old Turner is hired, he's expected to bring in his son Scott as quarterbacks coach. According to David Newton over at ESPN, Turner is finalizing a deal to become the Carolina Panthers' new offensive coordinator. The Panthers' woes on offense were their Achilles' heel this season.

Sports Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois set to commit long-term futures to Chelsea
Author: 0 Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois set to commit long-term futures to Chelsea

The Belgium worldwide has once again been one of the Blues' standout performers so far this campaign, scoring nine goals and contributing four assists in all competitions. "It is not always easy, but I'd also seen this coming", Courtois said of his a personal situation while speaking on Belgian television show Stadion on VTM .

Sports England call up Liam Livingstone for two-Test tour to New Zealand
Author: 0 England call up Liam Livingstone for two-Test tour to New Zealand

England test squad: Joe Root (c, Yorkshire), Moeen Ali (Worcestershire), James Anderson (Lancashire), Jonny Bairstow (Yorkshire), Stuart Broad (Nottinghamshire), Alastair Cook (Essex), Mason Crane (Hampshire), Ben Foakes (Surrey), Liam Livingstone (Lancashire), Dawid Malan (Middlesex), Craig Overton (Somerset), Ben Stokes (Durham), Mark Stoneman (Surrey), James Vince (Hampshire), Chris Woakes (Warwickshire), Mark Wood (Durham).

Sports Conte will 'not forget' war of words with Mourinho
Author: 0 Conte will 'not forget' war of words with Mourinho

And as reported by Corriere dello Sport (via Football Italia ), Chelsea are eyeing Allegri as a potential successor in case of Conte's departure, but the Old Lady do not want to part ways with the 50-year-old, who is under contract until 2020.

Sports Manchester United in transfer talks with Paris Saint-Germain's Lucas Moura
Author: 0 Manchester United in transfer talks with Paris Saint-Germain's Lucas Moura

Le 10 Sport understands that Tottenham Hotspur have joined the chase to sign Brazilian winger Lucas Moura from Paris Saint-Germain. And after seeing their player restricted to just 72 minutes of Ligue 1 football this season, Lucas' camp - led by agent Wagner Ribeiro - have begun the search for a Premier League club willing to end his PSG exile and reinvigorate his push for a place in Brazil's World Cup squad.

Sports Kyrie Irving Likes Instagram Video of LeBron James Tirade
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Likes Instagram Video of LeBron James Tirade

The Cavaliers were thumped by 28 points against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday and got crushed by the Raptors despite Toronto playing without two of their stars - Kyle Lowry (tailbone) and Serge Ibaka ( suspension ). It led to James absolutely tearing into his teammates and coaches , ostensibly because he was not a fan of the team's defensive effort. Toronto's 133 points were the most by a Cleveland opponent this season, and marked the third consecutive contest that they have ...

Sports Another draw between Chelsea and Arsenal
Author: 0 Another draw between Chelsea and Arsenal

It was a bold gamble by Wenger given the League Cup represents one of the few chances for Arsenal to win silverware in another frustrating season. "No, the team selection had nothing to do with the transfer market", he told a post-match news conference.

Sports Jaylen Brown, Kyrie Irving lead Celtics to comeback London victory
Author: 0 Jaylen Brown, Kyrie Irving lead Celtics to comeback London victory

With tonight's Celtics vs. 76ers matchup generating a huge buzz because of names like Kyrie Irving , Jason Tatum, Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons , the game sold out in just two hours back in October. The match will be the eighth regular season game to take place in the capital and Amaechi, who played for Cleveland Cavaliers , Orlando Magic and Utah Jazz, is expecting an entertaining fixture.

Sports Messi stars with brace as Barca cruise
Author: 0 Messi stars with brace as Barca cruise

Manager Juan Carlos Unzue will be hoping for another big showing from his players at the Camp Nou, but whether they can produce a third high-intensity performance in a week remains to be seen, and it will be tougher for Celta on Thursday as Barca boss Ernesto Valverde is likely to field a stronger line up than he did in the first leg.

Sports Super Bowl protests won't be ignored, NBC says
Author: 0 Super Bowl protests won't be ignored, NBC says

After all, it would be silly for the team playing in a Super Bowl in their home stadium to be kicked out of their own room and practice facility. It'll be Pink's Super Bowl debut. The Vikings will know if hosting the NFC Championship Game is on the line because the Eagles will host the Falcons on Saturday. When Ben Roethlisberger , LeVeon Bell and Antonio Brown are all healthy, stopping a Pittsburgh team that won 10 out of its last 11 games should be too much for the Jaguars.

Sports Blake Bortles compares the criticism he receives to LeBron James
Author: 0 Blake Bortles compares the criticism he receives to LeBron James

That was Week 5 of the season. Roethlisberger threw five interceptions and the Steelers picked off Bortles once. Ben Roethlisberger threw five interceptions in that loss, which dropped Pittsburgh to 3-2 SU and 2-3 ATS on the year. Brown only player in National Football League history with five straight seasons with 100-plus receptions. Jacksonville is a run-heavy team. There was another memorable play in that game: Fournette waving on safety Mike Mitchell .

Sports Raiders hire Alabama's Derrick Ansley to coach secondary
Author: 0 Raiders hire Alabama's Derrick Ansley to coach secondary

Gannon played three seasons for Gruden during the coach's first stint with the Raiders. "The system that we're going to put in place is going to demand a lot from him", Gruden said of Carr, "and I think that's what's going to unlock the greatness in him".

Sports UCF sign challenges Alabama to home-and-home series
Author: 0 UCF sign challenges Alabama to home-and-home series

The billboard states in the bottom right corner that it was paid for by UCF fans. It's nice to aim high, UCF fans, but a future series with the Tide probably won't happen (cries of "We Want Bama!" never go well anyway). Head coach Scott Frost left the school to coach at Nebraska, which is his alma mater. "Doesn't mean anything to anybody but them". The team finished its season with a ideal record, unlike Alabama, but because its opponents were deemed too weak, the school missed the playoff ...

Sports Hockey Canada announces 2018 men's Olympic roster
Author: 0 Hockey Canada announces 2018 men's Olympic roster

A second-round pick by the New York Rangers in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, Thomas has played in 334 professional games, including 27 in the NHL as a member of the Rangers and Montréal Canadiens. And Alberta's Mason Raymond spent two seasons with the Moose early in his career before going on to 546 career National Hockey League games with a variety of teams including Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto and Anaheim.

Sports Bears add Hiestand as OL coach
Author: 0 Bears add Hiestand as OL coach

A former offensive quality control coach with the Bears , London would be the third coach that Nagy has hired that has ties to the Bears' organization. While it seems like Tabor has been in charge of the Browns special teams since Don Cockroft was handling both punting and placekicking duties, in reality he only joined the Browns staff in 2011.

Sports Eagles to play Jaguars in London
Author: 0 Eagles to play Jaguars in London

The Seahawks will play the Raiders in London on??? in just the team's second regular season game outside of the United States. NFL UK managing director Alistair Kirkwood told ESPN in October : "We have a desire to get the other six teams that haven't been over".

Sports Lamborghini URUS SUV Launched In India For Rs 3 crore
Author: 0 Lamborghini URUS SUV Launched In India For Rs 3 crore

This is the first SUV that the company has launched in the country. Its long wheelbase of 3,003 mm and the low seating position of the occupants creates a comfortable and extremely spacious feel. The Lamborghini Urus is powered by a 4.0-litre, twin-turbo V8 petrol engine that produces 641 BHP @ 6,000 rpm and 850 Nm of torque @ 2,250-4,500 rpm.

Sports Conor McGregor vs. Sir Richard Branson, Shirtless! Need We Say More?
Author: 0 Conor McGregor vs. Sir Richard Branson, Shirtless! Need We Say More?

Obviously getting wind of the story fairly late on, Mayweather put out a joke on his social media in a bid to inform his millions of followers of the potential situation McGregor could be facing. "You're about to start your new year off with a bang", Mayweather stated. As famous for his immortal insults as he is for his concussive punching power, McGregor even talked Branson down in the caption of the Instagram post below, writing: "He is not a knighted Sir on this soil".