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by | January 07, 2018 | 02:52

Kane is set to become the highest paid player at the club in a deal worth £200,000 a week. The Striker earns £110,000-a-week, but will see that figure nearly double when he signs his new Spurs' deal. The 24-year-old is already Spurs' top earner, having signed a new contract tying him down until 2022 in December 2016, while he also a good bonus structure.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:37

The Cavaliers have proven themselves to be pretty good. North Carolina shot just 32 percent in the half. With only six turnovers against the Hokies, the Cavaliers are No. Berry didn't receive much help as the only other player to reach double-digits was Kenny Williams who finished with 11. There's still a long way to go in this one but there are certainly plenty of things UNC will need to work on before the end of the season.

by | January 07, 2018 | 03:01

The Penguins are 5-5 in their last 10 games but are coming off a 4-0 win over the host Islanders on Friday. The Penguins look to shake off an ugly loss at home last night against the Carolina Hurricanes in which they were shut out and now they head into NY to battle an Islanders side who has been very good at home this season and is coming off a loss of their own last night.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:45

In the midst of a wind chill advisory that now extends until noon EST on Saturday, Jan. 6, Cleveland Browns parade organizer Chris McNeil will represent the passion of fan-hood that often defies logic. "This (parade) is us taking control of the narrative and telling the Browns they are the cold sore on an otherwise good, to very good, to sometimes great, sports landscape".

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:51

The redshirt sophomore signal caller announced on Twitter Friday night that he would be returning to Auburn for his senior season. "I feel like there is a lot of unfinished business for me", he said. According to a recent USA Today four-round mock draft by National Football League draft analyst Luke Easterling on December 13, Stidham was projected to be taken in the fourth round.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:44

Canada will receive about $1.7 million of the $3.3 million that was left on his contract, according to a report by Ross Dellenger of The Advocate . "We say this every year, I think the quarterback position next year though, developing someone at that point is as important as it's ever been", Worsham said.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:10

Bogut joined the Lakers on September 19 and played only sparingly for the struggling team. Bogut will try to land on a playoff team looking for some rim protection and a big who can pass - he did start on the 2015 champion Warriors squad but the game has evolved as Bogut's skills have faded (he missed the playoffs last season in Cleveland with a fractured leg).

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:26

San Diego will receive minor league outfielder Edward Olivares and right-handed reliever Jared Carkuff in the trade. On the heels of trading outfield prospect depth to the St. Diaz and Ngoepe both have options remaining and could start the season at Triple-A Buffalo if need be. Solarte, 30, is coming off a season in which he hit.255/.314/.416 with a career-high 18 home runs and 64 RBIs in 128 games for the Padres .

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:35

Things eventually stopped, at which point the camera panned back and showed Griffin's right hand shaking. He was able to walk off the court on his own, but he went straight to the locker room for further evaluation.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:22

Even by itself, Friday's jackpot is the fourth-largest in the game's history - the biggest one was $656 million - and ranks 11th in USA lottery history. The totals have ballooned as no one has hit either jackpot since October. A "Power Play" option that multiplies non-jackpot prizes by up to 10 times to a maximum of $2 million may be added to any Powerball play for only $1.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:09

Manager Pochettino is likely to give chances to a number of fringe players, given that Spurs are very much in the race for the Premier League top four and will have Champions League football next month. A team enabling us to rest key and no doubt worn out players, but also showing we take the competition seriously and who knows, we might even try to win it!.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:23

In the 1950s, Bud Wilkinson's dominant Oklahoma teams won two Orange Bowls over ex-Sooners coach Jim Tatum's Maryland Terrapins, not to mention a regular-season game over Tatum when he was at North Carolina. So I lived all that, so I enjoy all that. "I don't know that they are vulnerable". ESPN analyst and SEC football legend Tim Tebow said that while many have compared Pruitt to Saban, he believes the Vols' new boss will carve out his own identity.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:22

Yes, that's great news, but a "full recovery" from WHAT? Erving became ill after ringing the bell at the Wells Fargo Center before last night's game. Erving held career averages of 24 points, 8.5 rebounds, and 4.2 assists through a 16-year career in the ABA and National Basketball Association.

by | January 06, 2018 | 23:53

Paul Pierce is getting his jersey retired by the Boston Celtics on February 11, but the team has another plan that same evening. "I'm not sure if I want to see an Isaiah video that night". And that has some people up in arms, including Celtics' play-by-play man Mike Gorman. Presumably, Pierce thinks mixing in a tribute to Thomas would mess things up a bit.

by | January 06, 2018 | 23:06

The loss to the Illinois Fighting Illini is the only bad loss the 11-3 Tigers have and, if this team can win a game or two against solid SEC NCAA Tournament teams and avoid bad losses (which they did on the road against South Carolina), Missouri could be dancing in March.

by | January 06, 2018 | 22:08

France's Monfils, who was appearing in a fourth final at the competition, needed just 61 minutes to secure his seventh ATP World Tour title. "I'm working hard, try to get back to the top of the game again", said Monfils. The tournament's No. 1 seed was due to play Monfils Friday evening. Another notable victor was Russia's Andrey Rublev , 20, who beat Verdasco in three sets, 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 in a centre court match watched by Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and Paris ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:35

The latter was on display last night after the Thunder scored a 127-117 road win over the Los Angeles Clippers , led by yet another Westbrook triple-double (29 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists). The Clippers did take the points in the paint 64 to 50. DeAndre Jordan scored 26 points with 17 rebounds for the Clippers and Lou Williams scored 13 of his 26 points off the bench in the fourth quarter.

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:46

Arsenal isn't even in City's slipstream but floating far from the leaders, sitting adrift by 23 points and actually closer to the relegation zone by four points. "For me, they have to serve the game like we have to serve the game, and to try to give positive emotions to people who love football in the stand", Wenger said.

by | January 06, 2018 | 19:52

The Carolina Panthers and head coach Ron Rivera are reportedly closing in on a contract extension. The Panthers (11-5) play the New Orleans Saints (11-5) Sunday in the National Football League wild card round. Rivera, in his seventh season as the Panthers head coach, has a 64-47-1 record and guided the team to the Super Bowl in the 2015 season. He has twice been named The Associated Press NFL Coach of the Year.

by | January 06, 2018 | 19:06

The closest either side came to a victor in the third-round clash on Saturday was when the League One side's Ashley Hunter struck the post in added time with a deflected strike. Vardy has scored nine goals in 21 league games for eighth-placed Leicester this campaign but was sidelined for the club's 3-0 league win over Huddersfield on Monday after picking up an injury in last weekend's 2-1 defeat by Liverpool.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:20

It has underperformed by 12.42% the S&P500. Uss Investment Management Ltd increased Disney Walt Co ( DIS ) stake by 26.32% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. On Wednesday, August 17 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy". Morgan Stanley has "Overweight" rating and $52 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, June 12 report.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:33

Nagasu is confident she made her case Friday night. "I want to be on that Olympic team, and I'm really mad that I'm in this position again". This is about my journey and that decision hasn't been made yet, so there is always that chance that I will be skipped over again.

by | January 06, 2018 | 17:32

Isaiah Thomas made his first return to Boston on Wednesday night since he was traded by the Celtics to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the summer. Paul Pierce is one of the best players in Boston Celtics history, and the team is honoring him by retiring his No.

by | January 06, 2018 | 17:08

She had to do it the hard way, though, as a rain-affected week meant she had to play both her quarter-final and semi-final on Saturday. "Then coming out here and playing three sets this morning, and then two sets when we ran a lot―I'm not 17 anymore, I can feel it for sure!" Waiting in the final is Goerges, who also had to win twice.

by | January 06, 2018 | 17:00

Just when the Proteas needed an inspiration somewhere, AB de Villiers (65) chose to counter the Indian seam bowling with a flurry of boundaries. Before de Villiers mounted a counter attack, Bhuvneshwar was all over South Africa like a bad rash as he picked a wicket in each of his first three overs.

by | January 06, 2018 | 16:10

Pune: It was first-time lucky for unseeded Frenchman Gilles Simon who beat South Africa's Kevin Anderson 7-6 (4), 6-2 to lift the inaugural Tata Maharashtra Open at Balewadi Sports Complex here on Saturday. Anderson got a chance to get the break back when Simon's backhand sailed over the baseline at 30-30 and he grabbed the chance with a passing backhand victor as Simon charged the net.

by | January 06, 2018 | 15:45

The question of the players CSK will retain was announced in a creative fashion by the official Twitter handle of the team. CSK are returning after a two-year suspension and will want to keep the core members that made them the most successful IPL team before Mumbai India's third IPL title, in 2017.

by | January 06, 2018 | 17:04

We didn't lose our confidence at all. This game will likely go down to the wire, but the Falcons will emerge with a 23-20 win. The Saints and Panthers have faced off 46 times since 1995 with Carolina holding a 24-22 advantage in the all-time series.

by | January 06, 2018 | 15:46

The 28-year-old has had another injury-plagued season, starting just eight games. Some even suggested that he should go to the World Cup later in the year. Morata himself was subject to severe criticism following his display against Arsenal. Rather than batting down the rumours, he typically responded: "I have no idea about that".

by | January 06, 2018 | 15:47

And it sure is a lucrative one, as Aranda will now make $2.5 million in each of the next four seasons. While LSU may be about to part ways with OC Matt Canada, the Tigers aren't as willing to let Aranda walk away after only two years with the program.

by | January 06, 2018 | 15:07

Costa came off the bench and scored within minutes in the 4-0 win. That was his first appearance for Atletico since returning to the club from Chelsea last summer, with the Rojiblancos unable to register any new players until this month due to a FIFA-imposed transfer ban.

by | January 06, 2018 | 13:13

Now he gets a much softer matchup with Kansas City, who have been allowing just about 100 yards per game to opposing backs all year. Whenever that player is a running back on the Tennessee Titans, you'd better make sure you roster them. - Bills running back is a doubt for the game with an ankle injury. Which means they must rely on Taylor's legs or his arm. The Jaguars have the better defense/running game combo, are at home, and should win this game .

by | January 06, 2018 | 11:41

It is understood Arsenal want to tie-up a permanent deal for the Greece U21 global before sending him out on loan to German side Werder Bremen . Having made his PAS debut last season, the U21 worldwide has made 14 appearances in the Greek Superleague this season, scoring three goals.

by | January 06, 2018 | 11:20

He cracked at 3-3 in the third set and was broken, and the way Kyrgios was serving, the match was as good as over. Nick Kyrgios fought back from a set down to reach the final of the Brisbane International on Saturday. "From then on, I felt pretty in control of the match". Kyrgios to take on American Ryan Harrison in the final. A week later Harrison and Kokkinakis had to be separated by officials during a fiery match, with Harrison reportedly saying "Wawrinka should've decked Kyrgios ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 10:44

After Espinoza responded to a tirade from White on the domestic take for the August 26 boxing match between McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) and Floyd Mayweather (50-0 boxing), the UFC lightweight champion got in the middle to back up his promoter.