by | January 31, 2018 | 10:58

The 23-year-old Laporte , who is yet to make his senior global debut, was born in the Basque region of southern France and joined Athletic Bilbao's youth ranks at the age of 16. "He is the ideal age to be with us for a while". "I understand criticism but we have spent £300m on six players", he is quoted by BBC Sport . "He is experienced, fast and he has the skills we need".

by | January 31, 2018 | 10:41

Worryingly for Eagles boss Roy Hodgson, forward Bakary Sako limped off in the first half and could face a long spell on the sidelines, heightening Palace's need for attacking reinforcements. "This is a very important period where we have to work to maintain our Premier League status". "It's my first game and I feel great". "I didn't actually think we deserved to go a goal down I didn't think we'd given them many opportunities, and they've got a really good front line - Benteke, Zaha and ...

by | January 31, 2018 | 07:47

Anything you can do is very much appreciated'. In the note, Chavarria wrote: "My name is Wanda Chavarria and I hope that you don't take offense to this letter or my request but I had to take this opportunity for my son". Brinkley has presided over Mill's case since he was initially charged with drug and gun possession in 2007. In fact, the transcript obtained by TMZ shows that Judge Brinkley made it clear that she was not trying to get involved with Mill's career choices.

by | January 31, 2018 | 06:07

The British team's decision to allow Alonso to compete in the World Endurance Championship - effectively adding four additional events on top of his 2018 F1 schedule - is likely to raise a few eyebrows. It is a race which I have followed closely for a long time and it has always been an ambition of mine to participate. And I think everybody within our organisation appreciates that a motivated, hungry and happy world-class driver such as Fernando is a formidable asset for any team in F1, ' said ...

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:59

The Roma defender has been presented with an "Emerson 33" shirt at the Stamford Bridge club. 23-year-old Palmieri told the club's website "I came here because it's a great team with a great history". A versatile left-sided player who can operate as a full-back, wing-back or in a more advanced role, Emerson is skilful, possesses a good range of passing and reads the game well for a player so young.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:38

ESPN .com's Brian Windhorst reports Love is likely to be out 6-8 weeks. Love grabbed his hand after making contact with Detroit's Andre Drummond under the basket and bent over in pain, holding his hand. He will not return to the game and his status moving forward remains unclear. With Love out, expect Jae Crowder to re-join the starting lineup with Jeff Green and Channing Frye to see an uptick in minutes as well.

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:34

Well, that time has come and Federer is not done. Federer arrived in Melbourne at the start of 2017 after an extended injury layoff and on a Grand Slam title drought that dated back to 2012 at Wimbledon . He somehow quieted his nerves and battled back in the second set, winning it in a tiebreak. Back in 2009, the first Grand Slam of the year had quite an ending episode with Roger Federer opposing the younger blood of #Rafael Nadal .

by | January 31, 2018 | 05:22

It was expected Kansas City would move onto their 2017 first-round pick during the 2018 season, because of the investment into Mahomes, the upside of Mahomes and the out they had in Smith's contract to free up some space. "I wish I knew", Smith said. "1-31 over the last two years just sounds unbelievable". NFL Media's Ian Rapoport says the deal involves picks and a player.

by | January 31, 2018 | 04:55

The 6-6 senior wing injured his shoulder 1 minute and 32 seconds into Tuesday's game at Clemson. He's also connected on 81 percent of his free throws. The Tigers just added to the misery by hitting 15 3-pointers and breaking a 10-game losing streak to the Tar Heels. He did not return in the first half and was ruled out for the rest of the game.

by | January 31, 2018 | 04:47

Detroit sent forward Tobias Harris , guard Avery Bradley and center Boban Marjanovic to Los Angeles , with the Clippers also receiving draft picks. 1 overall pick took the night to digest the news and issued a statement on Tuesday morning about his nine seasons with the Clippers . As a rookie, he was an All-Star, won the slam dunk contest and was named NBA Rookie of the Year.

by | January 31, 2018 | 04:08

Drummond is a very deserving All-Star as he is averaging 14.7 points, 15.1 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game, but several other players have arguments for making the team as well. Simmons has had an impressive season thus far, with averages of 16.6 points, 7.9 rebounds and 7.3 assists. The All-Star Game will be February 18 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

by | January 31, 2018 | 02:04

The Sheriff's Office confirmed last week to the Associated Press that it has an open investigation into the ranch outside Huntsville, but did not say what the investigation was about. The governor's request comes after a MI judge sentenced Nassar to 40 to 175 years in prison last week for multiple charges of criminal sexual conduct.

by | January 31, 2018 | 01:08

He is in line to make his Premier League debut for Jose Mourinho's side tonight, but who will Mourinho select alongisde Sanchez? Manchester United appears to have put a festive stumble behind it as it heads to Wembley with a new star signing and a run of three successive Premier League victories.

by | January 31, 2018 | 00:09

Following the killings of civilians, the police booked Major Aditya and the Army's 10 Garhwal for murder and attempt to murder for the killings. However, the demand was rejected by the chief minister Mehbooba Mufti of PDP saying the state government had already ordered a magisterial investigation of the incident.

by | January 30, 2018 | 23:56

After beating McGregor in boxing a year ago, Mayweather has stated he wasn't keen on a rematch but that stance seems to have relaxed a bit if one goes by the aforementioned 10-second clip. 'I can come right back to the UFC. If I choose to get in the Octagon and fight. But I never said I was going to fight in the UFC. "I saw another theory online and I'm like, 'Oh, that's exactly what it is.' What's going on is, this fight [between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson] is 0 for 3".

by | January 30, 2018 | 23:51

The Reds will have a point to prove at the promoted side following a surprise 3-2 loss to West Bromwich Albion in the FA Cup fourth round at Anfield last weekend. 'I would have thought the businessmen in the ownership group would not need to have taken that gamble'. "Does it mean we will be successful? No".

by | January 30, 2018 | 23:29

LaFleur, 38, interviewed for the Titans' head-coaching vacancy earlier this offseason before the team tabbed Mike Vrabel for the job. On the offensive side, Vrabel has tabbed former Rams offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur . Vrabel enjoyed the best stretch of his career under Pees, including an All-Pro season in 2007. The Titans also officially announced the hire of briefly retired Dean Pees , 68, as defensive coordinator.

by | January 30, 2018 | 22:52

Australian team captain Hewitt said he doubted whether Tomic would play Davis Cup again after causing a stir since joining the reality TV show. Tomic sensationally promised to expose corruption within Tennis Australia before heading into the jungle but his stint on I'm A Celebrity may be short lived after he threatened to quit the show just two days in.

by | January 30, 2018 | 21:27

The Telegraph claims that Leicester's owners feel no pressure to cave in to Mahrez's latest request to leave, while the huge money deals of the likes of Philippe Coutinho and Virgil van Dijk have only strengthened their hand in terms of valuation.

by | January 30, 2018 | 21:02

How have underdogs fared in recent Super Bowls? But not without drama, as ESPN's Seth Wickersham article detailed a strained relationship between head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady . In the championship game , Foles removed all doubt about his ability to lead the Birds. Last year, Ajayi was watching the Patriots play the Atlanta Falcons as they completed an improbable comeback from 28-3 down in Houston.

by | January 30, 2018 | 19:39

Officials have said they want to finish negotiations before elections get under way in Mexico and the United States later this year. "But we are progressing very slowly", Lighthizer told a news conference. Lighthizer and his counterparts "really set the tone and they convey a sense as to whether or not the chemistry is good, and whether or not there are good prospects for reaching an agreement".

by | January 30, 2018 | 19:34

He said: "Chief Wahoo has been so iconic for so many years, and I understand that some people may be offended, but it's a blow to native Clevelanders". "Over the past year, we encouraged dialogue with the Indians organization about the club's use of the Chief Wahoo logo". "We have consistently maintained that we are cognizant and sensitive to both sides of the discussion", Dolan said.

by | January 30, 2018 | 19:30

Wall , averaging 19.4 points and 9.3 assists this season, originally hurt his left knee just ten games into the season against Dallas and has been dealing with issues ever since. Wall had been slated to play for Team LeBron on February 18 in Los Angeles in what would have been his fifth straight All-Star Game. First, DeMarcus Cousins tore his achilles tendon last week and now, John Wall is headed to the operating table for knee surgery.

by | January 30, 2018 | 18:24

Ron Gronkowski returned to practice over the weekend. "Are you trying to get information out of me?" he said with a laugh. The superstar tight end suffered a concussion against the Jaguars in the first half of the AFC Championship Game and did not return to the game.

by | January 30, 2018 | 17:10

Sources told ESPN FC earlier in the day that City were set to complete their move for Laporte by triggering his €65 million (£57m) release clause, and the player is now free to negotiate personal terms with City. "We have assessed defensive options and he is a player we have admired for a long time". Reports in Italy suggest a Chelsea bid for Roma's former Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko has been unsuccessful.

by | January 30, 2018 | 15:46

The iconic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum will become the United Airlines Memorial Coliseum as part of a 16-year, $69 million sponsorship deal between the University of Southern California, which operates the stadium, and the airline. In addition to the 1932 and 1984 Olympics, the stadium has hosted a Mass celebrated by Pope John Paul II in 1987, Nelson Mandela in 1990, concerts and many other events.

by | January 30, 2018 | 15:44

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers was clearly ecstatic following Musonda's capture, and the former Liverpool boss thanked Chelsea for allowing the move to go ahead: "I've known him for a few years", Rodgers told Celtic TV . The Belgium U21 global will unite with Brendan Rodgers's side as they sit 11 points clear of Rangers at the top of Scottish Premiership and prepare for a Europa League last-32 tie with Zenit St Petersburg.

by | January 30, 2018 | 15:35

Brees was then forced to do what any responsible parent would do and calm his boys down-especially since Callen actually stepped onto the field of play at one point according to SB Nation (and mimed vomiting). It is a well-known fact that the NFL's annual Pro Bowl is not exactly praised for its immaculate displays of tackling. This year's Pro Bowl unsurprisingly fit the billing as the least-physical game of the year.

by | January 30, 2018 | 14:03

Mourinho signed off his letter by informing Schofield that "myself, the players and the staff are all thinking of you" as his family surprised him with the personal note after reaching out to the Red Devils . He also revealed that Ibrahimovic is not injured. "I still can't believe it's happened, to be honest", said Beckham. The first time I read or heard something about that was from the media.

by | January 30, 2018 | 13:49

That's good news for the Bucks , who are 3-0 since firing head coach Jason Kidd a week ago and look to remain flawless under interim coach Joe Prunty Monday night when they host the Philadelphia 76ers at the Bradley Center. 2. It's just great to hear that he's going to be back on the court soon, as he was cooking before suffering the injury a year ago. Therefore, it seems as though he benefitted from having suffered the same injury before.

by | January 30, 2018 | 13:43

Similarly, the United States has found itself in a position where a pre-emptive strike against North Korea would lead to comparable nuclear retaliation, former USA officials say. North and South Korea launched rare talks early in January to bring North Koreans to the Pyeongchang Games after the North's leader, Kim Jong Un, said in a New Year's address he was willing to open up discussions with Seoul.

by | January 30, 2018 | 13:38

Brunson backs up Souza with a multiple punch combination, Souza rocks Brunson with a head kick and he follows up with a plethora of lefts until the referee jumps in. He now moves to 2-0 against the North Carolina native after first defeating him in Strikeforce back in 2012. Despite his long career in MMA, he's yet to get a title shot.

by | January 30, 2018 | 12:34

Fans are very much divided over who got the better end of the deal and in truth, only time will tell, with Mkhitaryan set to make his debut for Arsenal on Tuesday night against Swansea City . The bottom half of the Premier League table is as tight as it could possibly be, with only eight points separating 20th and ninth place. Putting aside Swansea's brilliant win against Liverpool , the Swans have failed to be consistent after victories so far this season.

by | January 30, 2018 | 10:55

The 45-year-old Czech legend, a five-time NHL scoring champion and 13-time All-Star right wing, was waived through the league after scoring one goal and setting up six more for the Flames this season. Jagr recorded just seven points in 22 games for the Flames this season before deciding at the end of December to part ways with the team. Now he is looking forward to continuing his career with Rytiri Kladno, he added.

by | January 30, 2018 | 10:38

As per a number of breaking reports in the English media this afternoon, West Ham United have joined Chelsea in the hunt to secure a loan deal for Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud . Standard Sport understands that Arsenal would be reluctant to strengthen the attacking options of a rival for the second time this January, but it could be the only way for them to get Aubamayeng.