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Sports McKayla Maroney Speaks Out on Larry Nassar's Sentencing
Author: 0 McKayla Maroney Speaks Out on Larry Nassar's Sentencing

As you may know, Larry Nassar was outed as a sexual predator by a plethora of women, who many of which were Olympic gold medalists and contestants. USA Gymnastics initially agreed to buy the training facility in August 2016 but then backed out of the agreement following an investigation into sexual abuse by former national team doctor Larry Nassar , who worked with the organization for almost three decades before stepping away in 2015.

Sports What should the Pittsburgh Steelers do with Le'Veon Bell?
Author: 0 What should the Pittsburgh Steelers do with Le'Veon Bell?

Now Haley is a leading candidate to take charge of the Browns' offense, which has nowhere to go but up after finishing last in points scored (234) on the way to an 0-16 record in 2017. CLEVELAND (AP) - Todd Haley has experience calling plays, beating AFC North teams and working with star quarterbacks. But rumblings of Haley's expiring contract persisted for weeks, and promoting Fichtner - who moved from the coaches' booth to the sideline during the year - would satisfy that desire for ...

Sports Rob Gronkowki leaves AFC championship after taking shot to head
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowki leaves AFC championship after taking shot to head

Gronkowski wobbled as he was getting up, and after some recent problems implementing the concussion protocol, the officials did the right thing by taking Gronkowski off the field immediately. If he would have just hit him low most ppl would calm him dirty. The Patriots called it a "head" injury for Gronkowski and eventually ruled him out for the rest of the game.

Sports Chelsea Close To Agreeing £22 Million Deal For Emerson Palmieri
Author: 0 Chelsea Close To Agreeing £22 Million Deal For Emerson Palmieri

While Chelsea were busy scoring lots of goals against Brighton on Saturday afternoon, the rumor mill continued to churn in the background. Aside from the striker position, Antonio Conte is also in the hunt for another left wing-back and it seems that he has found his man.

Author: 0 Moses on target as Chelsea thrash Brighton

Ahead of Chelsea's trip to Brighton , Antonio Conte has expressed his frustration with Alvaro Morata , labelling his problem as "stupid". It is a pivotal moment for Morata, who has been trusted to be the main man at a superclub for the first time in his career following his £55 million summer switch from Real Madrid.

Sports 'King' James closes in on 30000-point milestone as Cavs host Thunder
Author: 0 'King' James closes in on 30000-point milestone as Cavs host Thunder

It's hard to say the same for the Cavs , who have been porous defensively all season. Remember that the Cavaliers must send back dead weight salary in any deal, too, since they're so far over the salary cap. Orlando, with the help of Jonathon Simmons and his 10 points, held Cleveland to just 17 points in that frame while putting in 33 of their own. Carmelo Anthony #7 of the OKC Thunder handles the ball against JR Smith #5 of the Cleveland Cavaliers on January 20, 2018 at ...

Sports Bellator 192: Rory MacDonald crowned new welterweight king
Author: 0 Bellator 192: Rory MacDonald crowned new welterweight king

In addition to the check, Sonnen got something else from "Rampage": the knowledge he needs to alter his strategy as he advances in the yearlong tournament, which ultimately determines Bellator's heavyweight champ. "I just do what I do". After quickly knocking Kruchten to the mat in the first round, Pico landed a violent left-hook body shot that took the wind completely from his opponent and ended the bout at 37 seconds of Round 1.

Sports Grigor Dimitrov Victorious Against Nick Kyrgios In Blockbuster Affair
Author: 0 Grigor Dimitrov Victorious Against Nick Kyrgios In Blockbuster Affair

The Bulgarian had the opportunity to serve out the match when he broke Kyrgios' serve to go 5-4 up in a tense fourth set, but was forced to a tiebreaker where he converted his second matchpoint. Several merciless returns from Kyrgios, including a flawless backhand victor down-the-line, saw him making an immediate reply and level the scores once more.

Sports Packers select UCF cornerback in NFL.com mock draft
Author: 0 Packers select UCF cornerback in NFL.com mock draft

However, the idea that this year's class is heavy on talented quarterbacks rings true - Kiper's top two picks are quarterbacks, with three QBs in the top five, and four overall in the first round. Allen will play in the Reese's Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama, on January 27. "This is the pick acquired in the Texans' trade up for Deshaun Watson previous year".

Sports 2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks @ Lakers
Author: 0 2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks @ Lakers

Rookie point guard Alex Caruso set career highs with nine points and eight assists, making the most of extensive playing time in the absence of injured Lonzo Ball . The Lakers, who have the worst free-throw percentage (68.8) in the league this season, made 15 of 21 for 71.4 percent on Sunday. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to know that the Los Angeles Lakers are one of the worst shooting free throw teams in the National Basketball Association.

Sports Vikings-Eagles matchups to watch: Lane Johnson vs. Danielle Hunter
Author: 0 Vikings-Eagles matchups to watch: Lane Johnson vs. Danielle Hunter

Prediction: These teams are eerily similar in the sense that both have suffered catastrophic injuries this season and overcome them. Carter is an all-time Vikings great so it's a cool move to make him an honorary captain no matter the situation; but this is also just an excellent troll maneuver by the Vikings to do it against the Eagles , who cut Carter and then saw him go on to greatness with Sunday's opponent.

Sports 1 challenge to set up Marin Cilic quarter-final after battling Diego
Author: 0 1 challenge to set up Marin Cilic quarter-final after battling Diego

Nadal took the first set without much issue, though at one point Schwartzman delivered five aces in two games, and has seven aces total in the first set. 120 in 2016. Asked about how he approached the match, he said: "I've played against him three times [prior to this] and I always try to do the similar game, trying to be aggressive".

Sports Memphis Depay stuns PSG with spectacular late victor
Author: 0 Memphis Depay stuns PSG with spectacular late victor

But PSG suffered another setback early in the second half, with Dani Alves sent off in the 57th minute for screaming in the referee's face after he was whistled for a clumsy challenge near midfield. PSG equalised four minutes into stoppage time as Kurzawa unleashed a brutal volley that went under the bar from Alves's cross. Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappe left the field on a stretcher after an accidental clash with Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes .

Sports Fleetwood holds off McIlroy to retain crown
Author: 0 Fleetwood holds off McIlroy to retain crown

Who wouldn't? Fleetwood's the real deal. Fitzpatrick finished on -18 for the tournament, four shots behind victor and European number one Tommy Fleetwood. "I think at the turn, it was just a few shots - the up-and-down on 10, the up-and-down on 11, 13, got a bit lucky with the tee shot". He said: "Obviously four under after nine, I wouldn't say cruising, but I was in control of my game".

Sports Marco Silva sacked by Watford following 'significant deterioration'
Author: 0 Marco Silva sacked by Watford following 'significant deterioration'

In a surprising turn of events, Watford have confirmed that the club has parted ways with Marco Silva following the club's 2-0 loss to Leicester City yesterday. What followed was a lengthy saga that saw Everton submit multiple compensatory offers reaching as high as £15m ($20.7m), according to The Times , before finally giving up the chase and returning to appoint the experienced Sam Allardyce .

Sports Jack Del Rio favorite to land New York Giants DC job
Author: 0 Jack Del Rio favorite to land New York Giants DC job

Oakland finished the season with a disappointing 6-10 record after the team went 12-4 in 2016 to make the playoffs for the first time since 2002. Steve Spagnuolo has run the defense for the Giants for the last three years and he ended the 2017 season as the team's interim head coach after Ben McAdoo was sacked.

Sports Phelps: 'Grateful I didn't take my life'
Author: 0 Phelps: 'Grateful I didn't take my life'

He wondered why he didn't seek help sooner, but the answer was easy: he wasn't ready for it. "You do contemplate suicide", said Phelps, recounting some of the darker moments of his depression . "It would be me self-medicating, basically daily, to try to fix whatever it was that I was trying to run from". The swimming legend told CNN he wants to eliminate the stigma associated with mental illness.

Sports Alexis Sanchez travels to Manchester for transfer talks
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez travels to Manchester for transfer talks

The return of German playmaker Mesut Ozil , who laid on a attractive backheeled assist for Lacazette's goal, also helped Arsenal fans to forget the absence of Sanchez, who was left out of the squad for a second straight game. "I have nothing to say about the numbers", Klopp said, "but I can not imagine that Manchester City leaves the race because of money. The next 48 hours will be decided one way or another".

Sports Iwobi Competes With Ozil, Lacazette For Arsenal's Best Player Award Vs Palace
Author: 0 Iwobi Competes With Ozil, Lacazette For Arsenal's Best Player Award Vs Palace

Arsenal will next clash with Chelsea in Wednesday's League Cup tie while Crystal Palace will travel to London Stadium to keep a date with West Ham United in their next top-flight duel on January 30. On return from the first-half break, Luka Milivojevic scored a consolation in the 77th minute. The win is Arsenal's first in 2018 and keeps them in sixth.

Sports Rockets vs. Warriors recap: Big win against the champs
Author: 0 Rockets vs. Warriors recap: Big win against the champs

The Wolves shot just 46.9 percent from the field, 33.3 percent from beyond the arc, and a mortifying 66.7 percent from the free throw line. The shot helped the Rockets finish the third quarter on a 16-4 run to take an 89-70 lead into the fourth.

Author: 0 Oklahoma State spoils Trae Young's career day by stealing an overtime victory

Oklahoma State got a front row view to the Trae Young show on Saturday afternoon. It might be a little unfair to pin the loss on Young. Smith came off the bench to score 20 points. Young sank two critical free throws with 11 seconds remaining in regulation to give the Sooners a 73-70 lead, but OSU's Smith hit another buzzer-beating three-point shot with just over two seconds to go to send the game into the extra session.

Sports D'Angelo Russell expects to play against Heat
Author: 0 D'Angelo Russell expects to play against Heat

Giga's 3 capped an 8-0 run for a 41-30 Gamecocks lead and Jacksonville State pulled ahead 58-47 after the Colonels went without a field goal for almost 5 1/2 minutes. He played in 80 contests during his rookie campaign, registering 13.2 points, 3.4 boards and 3.3 assists across 28.2 minutes per outing while making 41 percent of his field-goal attempts, 35.1 percent of his long-distance tries and 73.7 percent of his foul shots.

Sports The Eagles and Vikings are mirror images to each other
Author: 0 The Eagles and Vikings are mirror images to each other

The line dropped from New England -8.5 to -7.5 Thursday at most sportsbooks. The pre-Spygate days, which would go from the 2001 season to the summer of 2008, started when the Pats shocked the world and defeated the then-St. Even on a stage as big as the NFC Championship , Eagles fans are highly experienced at managing the emotions of losing in gut-wrenching fashion, should it come to that.

Sports Conte's disenchantment suggests his Chelsea reign could soon end
Author: 0 Conte's disenchantment suggests his Chelsea reign could soon end

The Chelsea striker and Spain global, Morata was cautioned initially for appearing to dive and then was shown an immediate second yellow card for dissent. With very little focus during the break between extra-time and the penalties, Chelsea made no mistakes during the shootout, with Caballero the hero.

Author: 0 Roger Federer reveals secret to serving dominance after Australian Open win

I knew I wanted to use the medical time-out because I needed it but at the same time I knew it was nothing major that can potentially raise the question mark on whether I can continue playing or not. The Swiss has only lost twice to the stylish Frenchman in their 19 meetings, winning all their four Grand Slam encounters. He will face world No.

Sports Alex Iwobi on target in Arsenal's demolition of Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Alex Iwobi on target in Arsenal's demolition of Crystal Palace

Luka Milivojevic's consolation came far too late to cause any Arsenal nerves and victory sees Wenger's men bring their five-match winless streak - since a 3-2 success at Palace in which Sanchez scored twice - to a resounding end and move within two points of fifth-placed Tottenham, which visits Southampton on Monday (AEDT).

Sports Blueprints: game, set, match - the Australian Open
Author: 0 Blueprints: game, set, match - the Australian Open

But there will be no Konta, who lost 6-4, 7-5 to world No 123 Croatian-American Bernarda Pera. Federer , in the hunt for a sixth Melbourne title and 20th Grand Slam singles title, won 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) against German Jan-Lennard Struff.

Sports Novak Djokovic eases into Australian Open fourth round
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic eases into Australian Open fourth round

I think I had a small heat stroke out there. "I'm looking forward to the next challenge", said Djokovic. Novak Djokovic overcame Gael Monfils in brutal conditions at the Australian Open . I've never faced a situation where I didn't compete for six months. Maria Sharapova was untroubled by the heat, although she was on court in the morning and avoided the worst of it.

Sports Man United lead Liverpool FC in race to sign Ivory Coast star
Author: 0 Man United lead Liverpool FC in race to sign Ivory Coast star

The La Liga giants were close to securing a deal for the Ivory Coast global last summer but the deal fell through at the last minute, ensuring he remained in the south of France. While City will need to sign a replacement for Yaya Toure. Jordan Henderson has also struggled with niggling injuries over the last couple of seasons.

Author: 0 Rumor: Tom Brady's Injury Worse Than Reported

As we wait for Jimmy Garoppolo to sign an extension with the 49ers and for the Scouting Combine to start and for free agency to begin, let's turn our attention to Sunday's conference championship games. And if I don't play, then that's good for our team. "It's going to be such a great challenge for us, because it's not like there's one person you have to stop".

Sports EPL: Victor Moses scores as Chelsea win in style
Author: 0 EPL: Victor Moses scores as Chelsea win in style

But Hughton's concerns continue, despite his team's battling qualities. Eden Hazard was the star of the show as Chelsea beat Brighton & Hove Albion 4-0 at the Amex Stadium this afternoon for their first Premier League win of 2018.

Sports East-West Shrine Game: Matt Miller's Biggest Takeaways
Author: 0 East-West Shrine Game: Matt Miller's Biggest Takeaways

Petersburg, Florida. Due to a death in the family, Quinton Flowers is leaving the East-West Shrine Game and will not play in the game tomorrow. Dunbar, who caught the game-winner, had 52 yards on his three catches. Green Bay Packers offensive perimeter coach David Raih will instruct the quarterbacks during the game including Shimonek, Sam Houston State senior Jeremiah Briscoe and Colorado State senior Nick Stevens, according to the release.