CONFIRMED: Mesut Ozil signs new three-year contract at Arsenal

On transfer deadline day (Wednesday) it was confirmed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had completed a club-record £56 million move from Borussia Dortmund . Once a Gunner, always a Gunner! Becomes highest-paid player in club history on around £350k per w... More..

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Blake Griffin leads Pistons past Grizzlies in team debut
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Blake Griffin leads Pistons past Grizzlies in team debut

The Blake Griffin era has officially come to an end. His 24 points led all scorers on the night. Andre Drummond added 14 points and 15 rebounds, and is thrilled about playing alongside Griffin. Griffin di...More..

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Hoping To Have Thierry Henry-esque Impact
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Hoping To Have Thierry Henry-esque Impact

Although the website wouldn't go into specifics on the fee involved, it did calculate that his interventions in 213 matches in all competitions for his former club worked out at a goal or assist every 96 minu...More..

Judge Kills Florida's Racist System That Stops Former Felons From Voting
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Judge Kills Florida's Racist System That Stops Former Felons From Voting

Judge Walker did not offer specifics on how the unconstitutional voting restoration system could be fixed, aside from the fact that he plans on holding hearings on the subject in mid-February, according to Th...More..

Family and football the driving forces for Spurs boss Pochettino
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Family and football the driving forces for Spurs boss Pochettino

However, Sky Sports have reported that Pochettino has confirmed at a press conference that he does not expect Janssen to be back at Tottenham until the end of the season. "It's freaky to see players earning £...More..

Greg Monroe, Celtics agree on 1-year, $5M deal
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Greg Monroe, Celtics agree on 1-year, $5M deal

Wojnarowski also reported Pels coach Alvin Gentry spoke to the Helen Cox alum in the aftermath of his contract buyout from the Suns . But the Celtics, thanks to the $8.4 million disabled player exception the...More..

Cole praises inclusive West Ham
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Cole praises inclusive West Ham

In the wake of the scandal, West Ham said: "The Club can confirm that Director of Player Recruitment Tony Henry has been suspended pending a full and thorough investigation". It is alleged Henry said: "We h...More..

Vanderbilt's Adam Butler at Super Bowl LII with Patriots
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Vanderbilt's Adam Butler at Super Bowl LII with Patriots

He's now done the same thing for the Eagles, and is hoping to win his third in four years. Here is who a few of the players are rooting for in the game. Tell us your big game rituals in the comments. "I've move...More..

France vs Ireland, Six Nations 2018
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

France vs Ireland, Six Nations 2018

Yet the protective sphere remains, insists Joe Schmidt . There is an unprecedented strength in depth in the quality of players at national level. And I think Wales are going to struggle. Le Goret believes g...More..

by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Conte, Mancini, Ancelotti, Ranieri

We signed three years and that is my will to respect the contract. The Italian Football Association have revealed that Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is "eager" for a second spell in charge of the country's ...More..

Jurgen Klopp Explains Why Liverpool Didn't Replace Philippe Coutinho In January
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Jurgen Klopp Explains Why Liverpool Didn't Replace Philippe Coutinho In January

Former Reds defender Jamie Carragher suggested on Thursday's Sky Sports The Debate programme that the world's most expensive defender "needs to lose a bit of weight". 'I don't think it's a problem letti...More..

Waste Management Phoenix Open: Feast on Berger
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Waste Management Phoenix Open: Feast on Berger

Former Open champion Justin Leonard, who is one of the most laidback players the PGA Tour has ever produced, once took exception to the abuse he received upon missing target and gave the gallery the finger. Whi...More..

Rs 2.95 lakh crore allotted for defence finances
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Rs 2.95 lakh crore allotted for defence finances

The Ministry had been allocated Rs 2,682.45 crore in the last Budget. The allocation to the ministry in the previous Budget was almost Rs 1,429 crore. Contract for construction of Zojila Pass tunnel of more t...More..

Cleveland Cavaliers Happy To End January With A Win
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Cleveland Cavaliers Happy To End January With A Win

Upshot: There wasn't much that was remarkable about this bad stretch for the Cavs , which started with a double-overtime loss at Milwaukee in the second half of a back-to-back. "No", James said. "I just do m...More..

Tom Brady for MVP? Prewritten acceptance speech leaked ahead of award's announcement
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Tom Brady for MVP? Prewritten acceptance speech leaked ahead of award's announcement

The 2017 NFL MVP award has yet to be awarded, but that hasn't stopped Team Brady from preparing an acceptance speech. Elliott Schlossman of the Grand Forks Herald shared a photo of a man carrying a docume...More..

Tom Brady Criticized For Kissing His Son 'Too Long' On The Lips!
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Tom Brady Criticized For Kissing His Son 'Too Long' On The Lips!

With that, Jack gives Brady a quick kiss on the lips and begins to leave. This week has been booming with stories about Tom Brady's kids because the universe is trying to punish all of us for past misdeed...More..

Le'Veon Bell issues a savage burn to the Jets on Twitter
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Le'Veon Bell issues a savage burn to the Jets on Twitter

The 26-year-old running back has threatened to sit out next season or retire if the Steelers place the franchise tag on him again instead of giving him a long-term contract. Bell has voiced that he wants to fin...More..

Riyad Mahrez fails to report to training after failed Manchester City transfer
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Riyad Mahrez fails to report to training after failed Manchester City transfer

Riyad Mahrez's relationship with his club Leciester City has gone from bad to worse if reports on Thursday afternoon are to be believed. And Mahrez, who had handed in a transfer request when City's interes...More..

No. 1 Pick Mark Appel Taking 'indefinite break' from Baseball
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

No. 1 Pick Mark Appel Taking 'indefinite break' from Baseball

The Astros, who had passed over him for Carlos Correa in 2012, selected him in 2013 surely imagining him hurling gems on the way to a World Series championship. "Sometimes you wonder what would what happen if o...More..

Commonwealth Games Rugby Sevens pools announced
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Commonwealth Games Rugby Sevens pools announced

The draw for the rugby sevens tournament was conducted at Cbus Super Stadium on Thursday morning, with Australia thrown in a tough Pool B with England, Samoa and Jamaica. Recounting the side's showing at the ...More..

by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

South Korean skiers visit North Korea for joint training

The sudden withdrawal of the candidate for ambassador to Seoul - apparently because he argued against striking North Korea - coupled with the president's tough language in the State of the Union has now onl...More..

Why was Marouane Fellaini substituted against Tottenham?
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Why was Marouane Fellaini substituted against Tottenham?

Fellaini is set to undergo scans at Carrington on Thursday and if he has damaged his medial ligament he is likely to require surgery, which could sideline him for two months. He came on with enthusiasm, but he ...More..

Lazar Markovic Swansea Deal Falls Through
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Lazar Markovic Swansea Deal Falls Through

The 23-year-old has yet to make an appearance for Liverpool this season, after returning to the club from a loan spell at Hull City last season. Previously, West Brom and Russian side Spartak Moscow have ex...More..

Everton manager Allardyce blames third party for Klaassen failed Napoli move
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Everton manager Allardyce blames third party for Klaassen failed Napoli move

The former England and Bolton Coach called it "the weirdest situation". "I got the weirdest situation", Allardyce marvelled in a Press conference. "Something about a sporting contract was the difficulty", sai...More..

How Does the Alex Smith Deal Affect Colts Trade Down Draft Possibilities?
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

How Does the Alex Smith Deal Affect Colts Trade Down Draft Possibilities?

He carries a $17 million salary-cap hit for 2018. Within minutes, Fuller began trying to find out who that unidentified player Washington sent to Kansas City was. Cousins can become a free agent next month at...More..

Eagles celebrate coach's birthday at Super Bowl practice
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Eagles celebrate coach's birthday at Super Bowl practice

Considering he's coming off perhaps the most important game of his career, Philadelphia's prodigal son returned home just in time to make the Super Bowl dream a reality. "So there's really no upper hand". "...More..

Trump Declines NBC's Invitation for Pre-Super Bowl Interview
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Trump Declines NBC's Invitation for Pre-Super Bowl Interview

However, NBC has been in the crosshairs of Trump for several stories that he has deemed "fake news". The news outlet reports that the network airing the game could be a reason why the interview request has be...More..

Kirk Cousins really likes one thing about the Jets
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Kirk Cousins really likes one thing about the Jets

Of course, the Broncos won't be alone in that pursuit. The Kansas City Chiefs traded quarterback Alex Smith to the Washington Redskins . But what does Denver's competition look like? Miller has been a ...More..

Aaron Rodgers Upset Packers Didn't Consult Him On QB Coach
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Aaron Rodgers Upset Packers Didn't Consult Him On QB Coach

It definitely appears as though Rodgers was a bit puzzled by the move, and it is certainly unusual that the Packers wouldn't talk to their star quarterback before, you know, firing their quarterbacks coach. "Ev...More..

How will area schools be affected by UIL realignment?
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

How will area schools be affected by UIL realignment?

The realignment will have coaches scrambling to rewrite schedules for the next two years. Thursday's UIL realignment added the Bobcats to District 3-6A with Euless Trinity, Hurst L.D. Some longtime rivals wil...More..

Rio compares Lukaku with 'real number 9' Kane
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Rio compares Lukaku with 'real number 9' Kane

The England global was instrumental in Christian Eriksen's opener after just 11 seconds in London before United defender Phil Jones turned the ball into his own net prior to half-time, while Lukaku struggled to...More..

National Football League rejects AMVETS ad, deserves penalty flag
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

National Football League rejects AMVETS ad, deserves penalty flag

The Super Bowl, watched by millions around the world, exhibits American principles and national character, and free speech is one of our most important ideals. Yet, it's the NFL's political nature which is trul...More..

by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Blues face struggle to finish in top four, says Conte

I think we are doing more . And Conte is adamant he is doing a great job. "About the pressure, it's normal", he told reporters at his post-match press conference. Just after the half-hour mark, a good delive...More..

CAS reinstates Russian athletes banned by the IOC
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

CAS reinstates Russian athletes banned by the IOC

It's unclear if the 28 Russian athletes will be eligible to compete in Pyeongchang, although the Associated Press reported that the attorney representing the athletes said they would seek to participate in the ...More..

LeBron James Calls Out NBA Double Standard For Players
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

LeBron James Calls Out NBA Double Standard For Players

Adding to the craziness is that James has played in over 1,000 National Basketball Association games, and has tallied a 26-6-6, 28-8-8, and even a 30-10-10 points-rebounds-assists line at some point. Free-t...More..

Ireland team to face France in the Six Nations
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Ireland team to face France in the Six Nations

Aki plays alongside Robbie Henshaw in the centre. Ireland coach Joe Schmidt on Thursday named the following team to face France in the Six Nations at the Stade de France on Saturday. The 21-year-old Lei...More..

Ex-NBA player Butler, wife die in vehicle crash
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Ex-NBA player Butler, wife die in vehicle crash

Butler also appeared on a few episodes of Odom and Khloé Kardashian's reality TV series while they were married, Khloe and Lamar . 'Moments like these leave us with so many questions. The pair were travelling ...More..

Tom Brady told the stories behind two past dog bites
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Tom Brady told the stories behind two past dog bites

You make Tom Brady uncomfortable because he has nowhere to go. You just want Sunday to arrive. By the time he is done, he not only will be known as the greatest quarterback in National Football League history...More..

Arsenal sign Dortmund striker Aubameyang
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Arsenal sign Dortmund striker Aubameyang

Giroud joins compatriots N'Golo Kante and Tiemoue Bakayoko in the Chelsea squad, and he is eligible to play in all three competitions for the Blues. English media revealed that the arrangement was around ...More..

Thoughts on HEAT vs Cavs
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Thoughts on HEAT vs Cavs

The Cavaliers have won 18 out of 24 games at home this season. NBA Cares Ambassador Bob Lanier will present the award to James during an oncourt ceremony prior to the Cavs' Wednesday night matchup with th...More..

ME airlines' passenger traffic up 6.6pc in 2017
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

ME airlines' passenger traffic up 6.6pc in 2017

In a statement issued yesterday (21 January), Alexandre de Juniac, IATA's Director General and CEO, said: "Air cargo had its strongest performance since the rebound from the global financial crisis in 2010"...More..

Brady Ends Interview Early Over Personal Comments
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Brady Ends Interview Early Over Personal Comments

But I certainly don't think that my children or anybody else's children deserve to be in that. On Monday, when Brady called into "Kirk and Callahan", he criticized the radio station. "I didn't get into it muc...More..

Redskins players not happy to see CB Fuller traded away
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Redskins players not happy to see CB Fuller traded away

Yes. It's probably safe to assume that new offensive coordinator Brian Daboll would love to get his hands on Cousins . Allen went out and got the best quarterback that will be available in this year's market. ...More..

Transfer deadline day: Premier League clubs spend record £150m
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Transfer deadline day: Premier League clubs spend record £150m

Elsewhere, Newcastle are continuing their hunt for a striker, Liverpool could make a move for a goalkeeper and Manchester United could also make a surprise late move. It was a busy summer transfer window in t...More..

Southampton dominate but held by fellow strugglers Brighton
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Southampton dominate but held by fellow strugglers Brighton

It was pretty much one-way traffic after that, with Southampton in the ascendancy. As half-time approached, the Saints had nothing to show for their dominance on the ball because of Chris Hughton's side's...More..

Ex-Italy football coach Vicini dies
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Ex-Italy football coach Vicini dies

The Azzurri went on to beat England 2-1 in the third-place match. "It was a national team which played with heart, passion and entertained the Italians", said the Italian Football Federation. The Italian foot...More..

Aubemayang signing leads Ozil to sign Arsenal extension
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Aubemayang signing leads Ozil to sign Arsenal extension

The Germany international's current deal is due to expire at the end of June but he is expected to commit himself to a new long-term contract at Emirates Stadium. BBC Sport are reporting that the German 2014...More..

Russian athletes win appeals against ban from Winter Olympics
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Russian athletes win appeals against ban from Winter Olympics

The 28 who had their bans lifted in full can now seek late entry into the Winter Olympics that begin on February 9 in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The Kremlin said it was "very happy" with the decision. In an e-...More..