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by | January 12, 2018 | 22:35

The S&P500 index added 22 points, or 0.83 per cent, to 2,695. "Investors are awaiting the result season for signs of earnings upgrade", said Vinod Nair, Head of Research, Geojit Financial Services. Fertiliser stocks were in demand. Volatility index India VIX slipped 0.94%. The US dollar extended gains against basket of currencies in early Asian trade, after upbeat US data and supportive minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting helped it shake off recent weakness.

by | January 12, 2018 | 22:43

Like the Bulls , who should get an immediate boost from the return of LaVine, the Knicks may be getting a crucial backcourt contributor back in the near future. Goran Dragic scored 20 points and Wayne Ellington made the decisive 3-pointer with 23.2 seconds left, helping Miami fend off Indiana's late push.

by | January 12, 2018 | 22:19

Five players scored a goal apiece Tuesday night for the Boston Bruins , who remained red-hot with a 5-1 win over the New York Islanders at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Josh Bailey was held without a point, ending his career-high streak at 11 games. - The B's are 8-3-0 in their last 11 games against the Islanders. This line up made up for it, though, as Marchand and Bergeron both scored later in the game.

by | January 12, 2018 | 22:11

We can tell you where you'll see the WWE superstar first: The Nickelodeon's 2018 Kids' Choice Awards will air live from the "Fabulous" Forum in Inglewood, Calif. "It's like the chaos and the slime-ability of Kids" Choice meets that insane scene in the original "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory" where everyone is wearing white suits and the kid gets transported through the TV, ' is how Cena explained his new venture.

by | January 12, 2018 | 21:04

His departure, along with the departure of senior running back Darrel Williams, leaves LSU with Nick Brossette (19 carries, 96 yards) as the expected top returning rusher for the 2018 season. His biggest game this season was against Ole Miss. Over his career, Guice notched 3,074 yards on 471 carries and scored 29 touchdowns on the ground.

by | January 12, 2018 | 22:09

Fernando Llorente scored his first Premier League goal for Tottenham against his former club as Spurs won 2-0 amid a downpour at Swansea City . The Chile forward looked Arsenal's most likely route to a goal before he curled in a free kick that deflected off the leg of James McClean, who turned his back in the defensive wall, and ricocheted in after 83 minutes.

by | January 12, 2018 | 21:46

The European football's governing body on Thursday revealed the star-studded team on their twitter account. Sergio Ramos was the most selected player overall, being chosen in 73.7% of the voters' teams, followed by his teammate Marcelo, who appeared in 70% of the best XIs.

by | January 12, 2018 | 20:52

The Browns became the second team in National Football League history to finish a season 0-16 with a 28-24 loss to the Steelers Sunday at Heinz Field. The Browns' first two scores were a result of big plays. Twice in the first half they drew third-down defensive penalties that extended Pittsburgh drives.

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:46

In this game, the Silver and Black didn't have Kawhi Leonard available due to "return from injury management". But Ginobili started signaling actively, stopping the game, allowing the referees to look at the recording of the shot. "The refs reviewed it and we got it", Ginobili said. "I felt good", he said. Not terrible, but the Knicks need a lot more from him, especially as he takes too much on himself with 21 field goal attempts per game during this bad stretch.

by | January 12, 2018 | 21:26

The Houston Texans are reportedly negotiating a contract extension with head coach Bill O'Brien. From 2014 to 2016, Gaine served as the Texans' director of pro personnel and director of player personnel. Gaine was considered as the front-runner from the start because of his familiarity with the organization and how much respect the Texans have for him, including owner Bob McNair , vice chairman Cal McNair , president Jamey Rootes and O'Brian, all of whom were on the search committee with ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 20:36

The dynamic wide receiver, who spent seven-plus of his 14 total National Football League seasons with the Vikings, was one of 15 finalists announced from a group of 25 semifinalists . Throughout his career, he intercepted 26 passes, had 13 sacks and recorded more than 1,000 tackles. He was the centerpiece of Lovie Smith's cover-2 defense.

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:18

There will be a " Tyson Cultivation School " to educate growers on the latest methods to ideal various marijuana strains. More and more states are beginning to legalize the use of marijuana and the benefits of medicinal marijuana continue to be more well-researched and documented.

by | January 12, 2018 | 20:39

Red Dead Redemption is undoubtedly one of 2018's biggest headliners, but the same onine retailer who let the cat out of the bag about GTA 5's release date has just put up a store listing for Red Dead Redemption 2 with a release date of June 8th for the highly anticipated game.

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:15

Third-year guard Delon Wright would most likely replace Lowry, as he did in Tuesday's loss to Miami. Turner is averaging 13.9 points and 6.5 rebounds and is second in the National Basketball Association in blocks with 2.24 per game. Johnson has been tossed three times. "We've got to be the aggressor on both ends of the floor". Ellington's 41.7 percent shooting percentage from downtown this season, the second-highest percentage from long range during his nine-year career, is the ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:58

Asia captain Atwal revealed he had a chance to ask Tiger Woods for advice on leading his team. They join Swedes Henrik Stenson (world No 9) and Alex Noren (19); England's Paul Casey (14), Tyrrell Hatton (17), Tommy Fleetwood (18), Matthew Fitzpatrick (29) and Ross Fisher (31); Spain's Rafa Cabrera Bello (20); Belgium's Thomas Pieters (38) and Austria's Bernd Wiesberger (42) in a side that features several likely members of Bjorn's 2018 Ryder Cup team.

by | January 12, 2018 | 20:12

The 2018 Paralympic Winter Games begin on March 9. Brian Gionta , who has stayed off an National Hockey League roster this season to be able to play in the Olympics, will serve as the USA men's captain. "It's a group that brings versatility and experience and includes players with a lot of passion about representing our country". During his 2002-03 season with the New Jersey Devils , Gionta earned a spot for his name on the Stanley Cup after the Devils beat the Anaheim Mighty Ducks in ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 20:04

Those will hold us in good stead. "We feel happy and we feel that we've given the boys enough exposure and opportunities to grow". Earlier this week, team manager Zeeshan Abbasi said that they are ready to face India . "When we do that we'll be a formidable team", he says. Unlike their poor performing seniors who've just departed New Zealand after losing every completed game of their tour, West Indies under-19s arrive as defending world champions after beating three time winners ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:54

Gruden gave an interview to ESPN Radio on Wednesday to discuss his pursuit of the Raiders job that opened when Jack Del Rio was sacked after a disappointing six-win season. The Raiders lost in the AFC Championship Game in his final two seasons in Oakland, and the Buccaneers won the Super Bowl in his first season with Tampa Bay.

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:12

The San Diego Padres are apparently offering a seven-year, $140 million offer to Hosmer. He also won his fourth career Gold Glove and first Silver Slugger in 2017. In September, Hosmer said he wasn't sure how his free-agent foray would end but hoped Royals fans would remember him fondly if he landed elsewhere, per John Pepitone of WDAF.

by | January 12, 2018 | 18:17

I knew going into that situation that we were going to win. "I just came in there and let them know that I have their back, that we have their back as an offense". With the ball on their own 12-yard line, he quickly marched the team 88-yards to tie the game up with about nine minutes to play. Two plays later, Fromm found Javon Wims for the touchdown that gave Georgia a lead that would have seemed unthinkable if you hadn't grasped that the Bulldogs, in less time than it takes to say "Rodrigo ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:33

That number, of course, now belongs to Modric, but the Croatian is said to be considering a Madrid exit this summer, with a move to Italy or England mooted. Both Perez and Zidane admire Hazard, but Madrid are holding off on making a bid until the current season is over. Chinese Super League side Guangzhou Evergrande have made a massive £84 million offer for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale, according to Don Balon .

by | January 12, 2018 | 18:56

The home side reached the close on 65/2 in their second innings with Hashim Amla on four and nightwatchman Kagiso Rabada two not out. This is Steyn's first Test for South Africa since November 2016, having represented the side in the Perth Test against Australia.

by | January 12, 2018 | 18:56

Beshear attended a ribbon-cutting in Louisville for Free2Hope's new drop-in center. Gibson says he was able to help in a sting at a Columbia truck stop to find human trafficking victims. Do they live and work in the same place? Kentucky law requires that anyone who suspects a child is being trafficked must report it. There is no liability for reporting a suspicion and you can remain anonymous.

by | January 12, 2018 | 18:03

Mina has signed a five-and-a-half-year deal with the Catalan giants. The statement added: " Yerry Mina now comes to Barca with the opportunity to continue developing as a footballer following his move to Europe". Pique, however, has said he is sure the France worldwide wishes to stay with the club. After splashing out 142 million pounds to bring Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool, Barcelona have now turned their attention to their defence.

by | January 12, 2018 | 18:09

Waiters' decision to have surgery is not surprising considering his long history of trouble with the ankle. Veteran Wayne Ellington has performed well in Waiters' stead, averaging 14.5 points and shooting at a 37 percent mark from distance in the past six games.

by | January 12, 2018 | 18:26

Friday night will be windy and very wet over the western half of the country, with heavy possibly thundery rain in many areas and some flooding. A video taken by the Leinster Express reveals the fog remained dense in Portlaoise town centre on Wednesday afternoon.

by | January 12, 2018 | 17:16

After falling behind by 20 points in the first half, Iowa rallied to earn a 104-97 overtime victory over IL in a desperate battle between the Big Ten's last winless teams Thursday night at State Farm Center in Champaign, Ill . They have tremendous size and length. The 6-foot-1 freshman guard said the Illini played "great" in those games. On the other hand, Iowa (9-9, 0-5) may have solidified themselves as the worst team in the conference after their disappointing and subpar performance to ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:50

Last week, Golden State Warriors player JaVale McGee accidentally hit Griffin in the forehead with his elbow, quickly sending the Los Angeles Clippers player to the ground in intense pain. Harrell should keep rolling if Jordan's going to miss time, and had 14 points and seven boards in his previous game. "We have 90 points of offense sitting in street clothes".

by | January 12, 2018 | 17:15

It's hard to believe that The Phenom has been fighting since 1996 and is about to strap on the gloves to fight this Sunday at UFC Missouri. He also wants to spend time with his children. In 2007, he vowed to retire at age 40. However, the win came in unusual circumstances as he aimed to avenge his UFC 15 defeat to Couture, who was making his first defence as undisputed light-heavyweight champion.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:58

The Mirror's John Cross noted the figure the Toffees are willing to pay to sign the 28-year-old, who is also reported to be ready for a switch as he seeks a boost in Premier League playing time. "It is permanent we are hoping to negotiate". "If we're able to get that over the line, I'll be delighted". Allardyce has been impressed by Walcott's track record and feels he would fit well with what he's trying to do to improve Everton's attack.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:59

The Wildcats started the game 0-4 from deep and let Oregon State take a 9-2 lead by the first media timeout. Deandre Ayton had 14 points and 10 rebounds and Rawle Alkins scored 11 points, nine in the second half, for the Wildcats (13-4, 3-1 Pac-12), coming off a loss Saturday at Colorado .

by | January 12, 2018 | 17:29

Ohio State's receiving corps in 2018 will get stronger after speedy H-back Parris Campbell tweeted that he's staying for his redshirt senior season. Maryland jumped out to a seven-point lead 20-13 after Michal Cekovsky slammed home a backdoor pass.

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:39

Army Parachute team, as well as for recruiting efforts, and public relations for the U.S. Military. Army officially opposed the trademark Wednesday, and the Golden Knights responded with a statement Thursday. "So, those colors mean a lot to us". " The notice of opposition also cites", wrote Rovell, "a tweet from TSN that quotes McPhee as saying, 'We were going to be the Black Knights, but we already had the Blackhawks in the league, so the league was trying to get us to come up with ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:08

Guardiola landed the honour in September, October November and now December as his unbeaten side continue to receive praise from all corners, having dropped just four points all season in the league. Elsewhere on Saturday, bottom-of-the-table Swansea City face a trip to Newcastle United while West Bromwich Albion, who sit above the South Wales side on goal difference alone welcome Brighton and Hove Albion to the Hawthorns.

by | January 12, 2018 | 14:02

The Belgian midfielder is contracted to the Blues until the summer of 2020, but the reigning Premier League champions are keen to tie him down to a new deal in order to avoid the same situation Arsenal are going through with Alexis Sanchez, who has entered the final six months of his deal without agreeing an extension.