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Luke Shaw On Bench - Manchester United Team vs Burnley Confirmed Luke Shaw On Bench - Manchester United Team vs Burnley Confirmed
- January 20, 2018

Jose Mourinho's men will try to take advantage of that, knowing that a win could potentially put them a bit closer to Manchester City on what still seems to be a one-team title race. Scott Arfield, however, is back in training and could make the bench in this game. Three straight Premier League draws against Leicester, Burnley and Southampton over the festive period saw Jose Mourinho's side concede ground on City, but United recorded a 2-0 victory at Everton on New Year's Day ... (more...)
Barcelona deny secret plan to sign Griezmann Barcelona deny secret plan to sign Griezmann
- January 20, 2018

Another Catalan daily, Mundo Deportivo , reported in December that the player's family had lunch with the Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu to smooth the way for the transfer. According to the Manchester Evening News , the former Bayern Munich manager identified the Frenchman as a forward for the Etihad club in the summer after his side missed out on Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United . (more...)
Las Vegas Shooting Investigation Has Person Of Interest - But Who? Las Vegas Shooting Investigation Has Person Of Interest - But Who?
- January 20, 2018

Meanwhile, all 22,000 people attending the festival that night are recognized as victims. Paddock was fearful of medication and often refused to take it , the doctor told investigators. Paddock's physician told police he acted "odd" with 'little emotion.' He also believed Paddock had bi-polar disorder. He had become "distant", and their relationship was no longer intimate. (more...)
Islam Slimani may have to leave Leicester this month - Claude Puel Islam Slimani may have to leave Leicester this month - Claude Puel
- January 20, 2018

Claude Puel insists that "nothing is close to happening" in terms of Riyad Mahrez leaving Leicester but stopped short of saying the Algerian would not secure a transfer in January. "You can see in his game - he's enjoying it". This will not be an easy game since they will be away from home and up against a good side. At least one forward will leave Leicester this month, however, with £29million Islam Slimani linked with Besiktas as a replacement for £27m Everton signing Cenk Tosun. (more...)
Long-time officer injured in York County shooting returns home Long-time officer injured in York County shooting returns home
- January 20, 2018

Sgt. Kyle Cummings was released from the hospital Thursday. Authorities say the officers were ambushed while searching for a domestic violence suspect . Sheriff's office Detective Mike Doty died Wednesday after he was shot. Prosecutors have said there is probable cause to charge McCall with three counts of attempted murder for the shooting of three officers. (more...)
Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
- January 20, 2018

The rating was upgraded by Bank of America to "Buy" on Wednesday, December 6. The company was downgraded on Friday, September 9 by JP Morgan. The firm has "Strong Buy" rating given on Monday, October 19 by Jyske Bank. raised its holdings in shares of Novo Nordisk A/S by 10.5% during the second quarter. (NASDAQ:LTXB) rating on Monday, January 8. Piper Jaffray maintained it with "Buy" rating and $26.0 target in Friday, September 8 report. (more...)
Heating up: Sharapova vs Kerber in third spherical; Muguruza out Heating up: Sharapova vs Kerber in third spherical; Muguruza out
- January 20, 2018

Federer said it was a tough call to make on whether to halt play or not. "I don't know 100 percent about what's going on or not, but at some point is good that the players speak between each other about what we want or what we don't want", said Nadal. (more...)
Roger Federer says organisers could pay more amid ongoing dispute Roger Federer says organisers could pay more amid ongoing dispute
- January 20, 2018

Sandgren will play another Open debutant in German rookie, world No 94 Maximilian Marterer. Britain's ninth-seeded Johanna Konta and Spanish third seed Garbine Muguruza suffered shock defeats to American Bernarda Pera and Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei respectively. (more...)
Real Madrid vs Barcelona Real Madrid vs Barcelona
- January 20, 2018

We have to think about playing a good match, not if we are 11, or eight, or 25 points behind", Zidane said Friday. Madrid thought they had broken the deadlock early in the first half through Cristiano Ronaldo but his header from a corner was ruled out for offside. (more...)
Tour Down Under: Peter Sagan Wins in Uraidla Tour Down Under: Peter Sagan Wins in Uraidla
- January 20, 2018

Sagan's Bora-Hansgrohe team-mate Jay McCarthy would have been the more obvious choice for the stage victory on Friday's stage, and it looked earlier on as though Sagan would play a helper role for him. "I'm stoked and I can't believe it", Impey said, admitting he didn't come to the Tour Down Under with the aim of winning the race. The 151.5-kilometre fifth stage from McLaren Vale to the top of Willunga Hill is a constant on the Tour Down Under and often determines the race victor. (more...)
Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman delivers victim statement against Larry Nassar Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman delivers victim statement against Larry Nassar
- January 20, 2018

Raisman praised fellow survivors and called on USA Gymnastics CEO Kerry Perry to take responsibility for the organization, which Raisman said was "rotting from the inside". "Imagine how all of us feel", Raisman said, referring to Nassar's complaint filed earlier this week that he couldn't sit through four days of testimony . (more...)
Kings Shut Down First-round Pick Harry Giles Kings Shut Down First-round Pick Harry Giles
- January 20, 2018

The Kings plan to have him remain an "active contributor", in preparation for the Las Vegas Summer League in July. After consulting multiple experts on bilateral knee injuries, the Kings made the early decision to wait a full year from the date of Giles' last ACL surgery before allowing him to see unrestricted court time. (more...)
Despite superstar status, Tom Brady just one of the guys
- January 20, 2018

The advertisement, promoting a contest to win Super Bowl tickets, shows New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady opposite Vikings quarterback Case Keenum flanking the Super Bowl logo. Veteran backup Brian Hoyer , who the Patriots signed after trading former backup Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers on October 30, took all reps in Thursday's practice. (more...)
Chung stuns Zverev, reaches Australian Open last-16 Chung stuns Zverev, reaches Australian Open last-16
- January 20, 2018

German fourth seed Alexander Zverev was thrashed out of the year's first glam-slam tournament by world number 59 Hyeon Chung in the third round on Saturday. He will next play USA's Tennys Sandgren , who got past Germany's Maximilian Marterer in four sets, winning out 5-7, 6-3, 7-5, 7-6 (7-5). The final set took 2 hour, 22 minutes and Halep won on her first match point when Davis hit a forehand wide along the sideline. (more...)
Conte 'not happy' with Morata, warns players for diving Conte 'not happy' with Morata, warns players for diving
- January 20, 2018

Morata then wanted a spot-kick after a challenge by Christoph Zimmermann . It's up to the referees to find the best way to handle it. There was little doubt Scott got the first decision right as there was no contact from Norwich goalkeeper Angus Gunn on Pedro , who fell to the floor as he was running away from goal. (more...)
Sixers' JJ Redick out at least 10 days with injury Sixers' JJ Redick out at least 10 days with injury
- January 20, 2018

The Sixers will have a big challenge ahead as Redick will be out for at least two weeks after injuring his left leg in the fourth quarter of Monday afternoon's win against Toronto. native signed a one-year, $23 million contract with Philadelphia this past summer. The Sixers are off until Thursday, when they travel to Boston for the second time in the last three games. (more...)
FA Cup Report: Chelsea v Norwich City 17 January 2018 FA Cup Report: Chelsea v Norwich City 17 January 2018
- January 20, 2018

Chelsea scraped their way from the spot in a match that had nearly everything as the Blues advanced to the fourth-round of the FA Cup against Norwich City. Maybe it's a penalty, for me. "For me, this is not the right solution if the referee doesn't refer a doubtful decision". But it's only because we want to try and use this new system, and this is my opinion to help the referee use this new system. (more...)
Manchester United are confident of catching City says United star Manchester United are confident of catching City says United star
- January 20, 2018

The first talking point came in the seventh minute, when Anthony Martial went down in the penalty area, claiming to have been fouled by Moritz Bauer. Jose Mourinho has faced criticism for United's more conservative approach against the top teams this season, including their 0-0 draw against Liverpool at Anfield in October. (more...)
Patriots appear unlikely to activate Malcolm Mitchell Patriots appear unlikely to activate Malcolm Mitchell
- January 20, 2018

The New England Patriots announced two personnel moves on Wednesday , one of which being the team's placing injured defensive back Jonathan Jones on injured reserve. It doesn't appear Reedy would be active for the game and could be a case of the Patriots seeing what their injury situation looks like later in the week and promoting offensive tackle Jason King if LaAdrian Waddle cannot go, or Geneo Grissom for special teams help. (more...)
AO Player of the Day: Nick Kyrgios AO Player of the Day: Nick Kyrgios
- January 20, 2018

Meanwhile Tsonga is defending himself after receiving a code violation for jokingly threatening to fight a spectator during his Australian Open third round loss. He's a great guy; a champion. "They just do it because you can get caught out best of five and then you are backing that up". "When I saw him out here I was so nervous, no joke" Kyrgios laughed. (more...)
LA police chief to retire; LAPD hit with whistleblower suit LA police chief to retire; LAPD hit with whistleblower suit
- January 20, 2018

Instead, his last day will be June 27. Carranza held a news conference in November to announce they were filing a claim - the first step in lodging a lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles. Chief Beck has implemented reforms that have modernized the department, built trust and enhanced relationships with diverse communities, and made the LAPD a model department for cities, worldwide. (more...)
Loya case: Uncertainty over who will hear PIL that split Supreme Court Loya case: Uncertainty over who will hear PIL that split Supreme Court
- January 20, 2018

At Thursday's meeting, a source close to one of the four judges said there were other judges who have been actively having parleys with the CJI and the four dissenting judges to resolve the crisis. Lokur and Kurian Joseph had met earlier on January 16. Later in the day, following an apex court tradition, the CJI and all the judges sat together for a lunch. (more...)
Djokovic blasts Australian Open officials over 'brutal' conditions Djokovic blasts Australian Open officials over 'brutal' conditions
- January 20, 2018

And I think I had to be at least decent at the sport, I couldn't be awful. Novak Djokovic has urged Australian Open officials to take greater consideration of player welfare as temperatures reached over 100 degrees on Rod Laver Arena on Thursday. (more...)
Hardaway scores 31, Knicks topple Jazz 117-115 Hardaway scores 31, Knicks topple Jazz 117-115
- January 20, 2018

Rookie Donovan Mitchell has been the team's leading scorer, and while he would likely absorb some of the offense lost by Hood's departure, the second unit scoring would likely fall to Alec Burks and Joe Johnson on the wing. Now in his fourth season with Utah, Hood had spent the past two years entrenched primarily as a starter before moving to the bench during his first taste of the playoffs last year. (more...)
N. Korea cancels visit to prepare for Olympics in South - Seoul N. Korea cancels visit to prepare for Olympics in South - Seoul
- January 20, 2018

The two Koreas are also set to field a joint women's ice hockey team to participate in the Games, which are to take place from February 9-25 in the South Korean city of Pyeongchang, located just a relatively-small distance away from the demilitarised zone that has separated the countries since 1953, when hostilities between them ended albeit without a peace accord. (more...)