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by | February 15, 2018 | 15:05

Dale Earnhardt Jr . isn't behind the wheel of the No. 88 vehicle anymore, but his replacement is already carrying on the car's storied legacy. Unfortunately for them, I don't think there's any way that happens. Earnhardt tweeted congratulations to his replacement, who also won a Cup pole while filling in for Earnhardt in 2016. "This came out of the blue for me and is a great opportunity for me to win a second Daytona 500 ".

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:54

On being reunited with Aubameyang, Mkhitaryan was effusive in his praise of the striker, continuing: 'I think it could only be in a dream that we could join us in another club than Dortmund, but I'm very happy for that. As Arsenal prepare for a trip to Sweden to play Ostersunds FK in the Europa League, they will have to do it without a number of key players. For Mkhitaryan's sake, I truly hope that he will thrive in the Premier League with Arsenal , but if he doesn't perform in the big ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:50

From October through January, he averaged 7.8 points per game on 37.7 percent shooting from the field, including 34.7 percent shooting from three. "If it wasn't for JR in '16 making those eight straight points coming out in the third quarter, we don't win the championship", Lue said after practice Monday.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:26

Totsuka was attempting a double corkscrew and hit the top of the halfpipe on his landing. It sounds like he will be OK, but it was a scary moment - it looks like he fell 30 feet, face first. Olympics fans across the Internet quickly shared similar sentiments, with well-wishers offering the Totsuka sympathy and hopes for a speedy recovery.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:06

He started his coaching career in the National Football League only in his late 20's in 2009 with the Chiefs as an offensive quality control coach and an assistant quarterback coach, then moved to the Chargers in 2012 and is ending his five-year tenure there.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:12

The Heat refused to crumble when Toronto built a huge lead and brought the game right down to the wire, much to the chagrin of Dwane Casey and the players. Toronto's reserves have combined to score at least 50 points in each of the past five games (Feb. 2-11), averaging 56.0 points during this stretch.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:19

And Wawrinka is excited about the prospect of Federer ruling the roost one again. I get to meet a lot of people. Since 10 years now there are mobile phones to take videos and pictures. I'm not just going to play tournaments to see how I'm feeling. "It's still beyond belief and one of the craziest things I've ever seen in the 25 years I've been doing commentary and the additional 15 years that I've played", he said.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:40

Porzingis underwent ACL surgery Tuesday by Knicks orthopedist Dr. Answorth Allen and Mets medical director David Altchek, who is an National Basketball Association consultant. Porzingis, 22, was averaging 22.7 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.4 blocks per game through 48 games this season before he was injured. While losing Porzingis may have put an end to the push for the postseason, there are still issues to identify and solve.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:50

Still, Pence said nothing will change until the North abandons its nuclear ambitions, and the USA and the worldwide community will "consider any change in posture" only when the regime "completely, verifiably and completely" discards its missile programs.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:12

The Indianapolis Colts have officially signed their next head coach in former Philadelphia Eagles Offensive Coordinator Frank Reich . "Frank is a leader of men who will demand excellence from our players on and off the field". "I feel very fortunate that he's our head coach". Indy is getting a coach who is almost the opposite of Chuck Pagano, who was sacked just hours after the Colts regular-season finale.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:42

Herrera has made it clear that he is innocent of any involvement in the match fixing scandal, after he issues this statement. Yet the six-year bans from football would have a devastating effect on a number of high profile careers in a case that could rumble on for years with appeals inevitable if the 30 accused players are declared guilty.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:46

Sergio Aguero scored four goals as Manchester City extended their Premier League lead to 16 points and Harry Kane netted again as Tottenham Hotspur beat arch-rivals Arsenal 1-0 on Saturday. "We arrive good but we have to know that the Champions League is another competition, completely different", Guardiola explained. "We play in the areas they like to have the balls, but in this strong league you can not be third without fantastic players".

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:28

Johnson will wear #7 for the Rockets. In a related move, the Rockets have waived Troy Williams. The Kings agreed to a buyout with the 17th-year veteran on Sunday following a three-team deal before the February 8 trade deadline that delivered Johnson from the Utah Jazz .

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:04

India's women's team is in South Africa for a tour of 3 ODIs and 5 T20Is. During the recent ODI series against the hosts which India won 2-1, Goswami became the first woman to bag 200 wickets in the 50-over format. Goswami underwent an MRI scan on Monday and results revealed that the heel needed to be treated with care. Goswami will consult a foot expert on her arrival back in India, and then undergo rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:06

During the 2020 season, Penn State opens Big Ten Conference play at home vs. Northwestern on September 26. Nevada will serve as the opener on September 5, 2020 while San Jose State comes to town on September 19, 2020. The Nittany Lions have defeated Air Force three times, San Diego State once, and Utah State one time. Penn State will play home-and-home series against Auburn in 2021-22 and West Virginia in 2023-24 and will host Virginia Tech in 2025.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:34

A pair of free throws from Jared Harper gave Auburn a 10-point lead with 31 seconds left, and after a missed three from Knox on the following possession, Auburn would dribble the ball out to close out its third victory over United Kingdom in the 21st century.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:10

In the finals, Gold stumbled through her first run but put together successive solid performances to give herself a chance at the podium. The 17-year-old won her first gold medal Monday. Her run was the first flawless score in high-level competition since Shaun White , 31, scored a ideal 100 during the 2012 Winter X Games . Chloe Kim is the American dream.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:18

Activist investor Carl Icahn is ranting that Fujifilm's zero-sum acquisition of photocopier biz Xerox leaves him as a "passive minority owner of a Fuji subsidiary". Fujifilm, valued at some $20.6 billion, said in a separate statement that the planned deal "represents compelling strategic and financial value for Xerox shareholders".

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:36

The way to "fix aid", he said, was to put in place mandatory reporting between aid agencies, the United Nations and host governments whenever there was an accusation against an aid worker. The devastating 2010 natural disaster in Haiti killed more than 200,000 people and caused damage worth an estimated 117 percent of GDP in the already impoverished nation, the poorest in the Americas.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:40

When you play for Chelsea , you have to win trophies". The match against the Baggies was a recipe for poetic disaster. Also for the game against Hull. "I don't have to say too much about their qualities because they show it". "It was a good response to the two losses". L'homme qui relance Chelsea , c'est lui! The Chelsea defence gave up only one shot on target on Monday, and Christensen had six clearances to his name while completing 95% of his passes.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:14

There are several possible reasons attendance is down in college football , from increased ticket prices to America's general discontentment with the sport as a whole. In other words, how to make attendance at a live event more valuable than the alternatives, which range from remaining at a tailgate outside the venue to viewing on a smartphone while on the go to watching in the comfort of one's living room.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:46

In Cleveland, Haley has Josh Gordon at receiver but uncertainty at quarterback and running back. "I'm in the process of doing that", Haley said. "I had some options", Haley said, "but this really appealed to me, the challenge aspect of it.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:44

Jakob-Park. The return leg is March 7 in Manchester. "Four-zero away - it's fantastic result, but the Champions League is 180 minutes in total", he said. Centre-backs Vincent Kompany and Nicolas Otamendi were unsettled by Oberlin, although penalty claims against the latter found no sympathy from referee Jonas Eriksson.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:23

Nick is one of Dan Gilbert's five children and attends Michigan State University, his father's alma mater. He was born with neurofibromatosis, a genetic disorder that causes tumors. Gilbert is on the board of directors at the Children's Tumor Foundation, a non-profit organization whose mission is to find a cure for NF. The Cavs tweeted their support early Monday.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:36

The Portuguese club are now two points clear in the Primeira Liga of both Benfica and Sporting Lisbon respectively. Coutinho is under no illusion over the talent he's playing alongside, either, and said of Messi: "It's something very special [to play with Messi]".

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:40

The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, February 8 by Jefferies. Medidata Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDSO) has risen 68.37% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock stands almost -24.38% off versus the 52-week high and 29.94% away from the 52-week low. The stock is performing -9.2% year to date. The stock was sold at an average price of $65.40, for a total value of $130,800.00.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:55

Donovan Mitchell scored 25 points, including a go-ahead jumper with 39.2 seconds left, to lift the Utah Jazz to a 101-99 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night in Salt Lake City. He had back-to-back layups that helped the Jazz keep pace when the Spurs tried to pull away. Collins has quickly become a good rotation player for the Trail Blazers but Mitchell has become a star and will soon be regarded as the face of the Jazz franchise.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:04

When Washington Redskins 22-year-old safety Su'a Cravens announced his retirement from the National Football League back in September, it was quite a shock that the second-year player had chose to hang up his cleats so quickly. If Cravens returns to the NFL , the Patriots could be interested as they wanted to draft him in 2016 and formally interviewed Cravens at the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:42

I'm still under contract for another 18 months so I'm really happy here. We've got good numbers in the squad, we've got great quality in the squad and the performances lately have been good. The full-back, who captained the club for the first time in Sunday's 6-1 win over Ayr United in the Scottish Cup, has extended his stay until the summer of 2021.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:39

We knew what we had in mind, we knew the goals in mind. "He wants to get back on the court bad so hopefully he'll be back soon". The Kentucky Wildcats desperately need a win here after losing 3 straight, including an 85-74 loss to Texas A&M in their last outing.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:49

The 23-year-old Foster was also arrested January 12 in Tuscaloosa, Ala., on a misdemeanor second-degree marijuana possession charge. Foster, seen below, not only supported teammates who refused to stand during the national anthem to protest racism and police brutality, but was reportedly a participant.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:06

At the time, ESPN's Adam Schefter and John Keim reported that Cravens told members of the Redskins' organization that he was retiring , but the Redskins were able to change his mind . "Su'a is excited and looking forward to the 2018 National Football League season and the many years to follow". This is another huge step toward Cravens returning the field for the Redskins.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:51

James' Park to face Newcastle United . Perversely, United have the best defensive record in the Premier League having shipped just 19 goals in their 27 matches in the top flight, but Mourinho believes things can improve further. It hasn't gone unnoticed at United that their two biggest rivals, Liverpool and Manchester City , forked out £75m and £57m on centre-backs Virgil van Djik and Aymeric Laporte last month, and consequently Mourinho has told the United board that "they must start ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:44

Roughly 20 B-2s are stationed at Whiteman Air Force Base in Johnson County and Guam, a USA territory. Dyess Air Force Base is set be the home for the stealthy new B-21 aircraft, pending Congressional approval. Congressman Jodey Arrington, on a Skype call with Abilene TV station KTXS , was confident Dyess AFB will continue to play a role in the nation's defense when the new B-21s are eventually based there.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:58

He called the shots for Denver in 2008 despite being just the QB coach and was then the offensive coordinator for Seattle in 2010. Dennison most recently was the Bills' offensive coordinator. Jackson, meanwhile, has been an assistant coach for 15 years. A former Oiler and Titan, he spent the last two seasons holding the same job with Tennessee.