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USA Hockey tabs Williamsville's Leggio for Olympic team

USA Hockey tabs Williamsville's Leggio for Olympic team Elliott, a 26-year-old defenceman, starred with the North Van/Burnaby-based Northwest Giants of the BC Major Midget League before moving to Saskatoon to play WHL hockey with the Blades. With the KHL breaking early, the Canadian team will convene in Latvia on January 28 where it will play exhibition games against Latvia and Belarus. [Full Article...]

Jaguars and Saints progress in National Football League playoffs

Jaguars and Saints progress in National Football League playoffs Tyrod Taylor completed 17 of 37 passes for 134 yards, with an interception, against the NFL's best pass defense. The Jaguars' Blake Bortles was off most of the day, misfiring short and long, but made up for it with 88 yards rushing. If he doesn't play the Bills' chances of pulling the upset get markedly more hard. However, the Bills' loss can't be blamed on their defense. The Bills ... [Full Article...]

Senators Make Bets on Vikings-Saints Game

Senators Make Bets on Vikings-Saints Game But that development might not keep Minnesota from trying more of the same in the divisional round Sunday. Minnesota is just too good there (ranked first) and the Saints have had trouble all season converting, ranked 20th in the league. [Full Article...]

Bears hire Mark Helfrich as offensive coordinator

Bears hire Mark Helfrich as offensive coordinator His first game in the booth was FS1's Maryland-Texas broadcast on September 2. The Colts are reportedly interested in Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels, who in turn has been rumored to be interested in them. Helfrich joined OR as an offensive coordinator in 2009, working under former head coach Chip Kelly and was promoted in 2013 following his former boss' departure to the NFL. [Full Article...]

NFL Investigating Raiders' Potential Rooney Rule Violation After Hiring Jon Gruden

NFL Investigating Raiders' Potential Rooney Rule Violation After Hiring Jon Gruden The meeting between Davis and Gruden happened exactly one week before Davis fired Jack Del Rio as head coach following Oakland's 30-10 loss to the Chargers. In the offseason, Bell got the franchise tag after turning down a long-term contract that reports said was worth up to $30 million in the first two years because he believed the team didnt value his full skill set. [Full Article...]

Jacksonville Jaguars at Pittsburgh Steelers: Prediction, preview, pick to win

Jacksonville Jaguars at Pittsburgh Steelers: Prediction, preview, pick to win Yeldon, Corey Grant and Bortles combined for 1,205 yards and seven touchdowns. "At the end of the day they won the game". Bortles has advanced with his team into the NFL's version of the Elite Eight, but that achievement has done nothing to slow the steady flow of insults directed at the Jaguars quarterback on a near-weekly basis. [Full Article...]

Versatile Star Keen to Seal Liverpool Move - Would Cost Over €62million

Versatile Star Keen to Seal Liverpool Move - Would Cost Over €62million Liverpool are understood to be happy to pay the new premium for Keita , who has scored five times for Leipzig in 20 appearances to date this season. This has been important in recent months for Klopp, who has made the team harder to beat since its collapse at Wembley Stadium on October 22 in a 4-1 loss against Tottenham. [Full Article...]

Tennessee vs. New England, Jacksonville vs. Pittsburgh-It's on in the AFC!

Tennessee vs. New England, Jacksonville vs. Pittsburgh-It's on in the AFC! The Patriots are a staggering 32-1 in those 33 games. The Patriots were off last week after clinching the #1 seed in the AFC, but there was still news out of the Northeast. Defensively, the Patriots are yielding 18.5 points and 366.0 total yards (251.2 in passing and 114.8 in rushing) per game. "If you know Tom Brady , you know he's always looking for something to motivate himself", he s... [Full Article...]

UCF fans fund billboard challenging Alabama to a battle of national champions

UCF fans fund billboard challenging Alabama to a battle of national champions The team finished its season with a ideal record, unlike Alabama, but because its opponents were deemed too weak, the school missed the playoff to decide the official national champion . It was enough for UCF's athletic director, too: Danny White confirmed that the school was paying the team's assistant coaches bonuses for winning the title. [Full Article...]

Seahawks to play road game in London against Raiders

Seahawks to play road game in London against Raiders The other game, also to be played at Wembley, will feature first-timers Tennessee against the Los Angeles Chargers - that will be played on Sunday, October 21 or 28. The dates will be released in mid-late April. Spurs' 61,000 capacity arena is yet to be completed, but will be hosting the first of the games. The Raiders have played outside the United States in three of the last four seasons... [Full Article...]

Mike Green will represent Red Wings at All-Star Game

Mike Green will represent Red Wings at All-Star Game His 18 goals are tied for eighth-most. Goaltender Devan Dubnyk, defenseman Ryan Suter and Head Coach Bruce Boudreau represented the Wild at the 2017 NHL All-Star Game in Los Angeles. Zach Parise, Nino Niederreiter, Mikael Granlund and Jared Spurgeon have missed time due to injury; Staal has been on the ice for every game this season, keeping the team afloat while others get healthy. [Full Article...]

No deal in place for Gerrit Cole

No deal in place for Gerrit Cole A trade of right-hander Gerrit Cole from the Pittsburgh Pirates to Houston was reportedly in place on Wednesday, but Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said the deal isn't "imminent". Keuchel, of course, becomes a free agent after the 2018 season, so Cole could help cushion the blow of him leaving, assuming he leaves. The Astros would hope that Cole bounces back to his form from 2013-2016 w... [Full Article...]

Seahawks part ways with offensive line coach Tom Cable

Seahawks part ways with offensive line coach Tom Cable Bevell had been the Seahawks' offensive coordinator since 2011, helping to guide them to two Super Bowl appearances and one title. Bevell's dismissal comes on the heels of the Seahawks finishing 9-7 and missing the playoffs for the first time since 2011. [Full Article...]

Browns make notable personnel hires in Eliot Wolf and Alonzo Highsmith official

Browns make notable personnel hires in Eliot Wolf and Alonzo Highsmith official As a part of the team's front office shakeup, the Browns also parted ways with former Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson, who had spent the past season as a senior personnel executive in Cleveland. He reportedly had an offer to join coach Jon Gruden in Oakland. Green Bay reached the postseason every year from 2009-16 - one season shy of the National Football League record - before hav... [Full Article...]

Matt Patricia's head coaching preferred destination revealed

Matt Patricia's head coaching preferred destination revealed Considered to be a favorite for the Detroit Lions head coaching vacancy, the New York Daily News is reporting that "all signs are pointing" to Matt Patricia as the next head coach of the New York Giants . Patricia , 43, has been the Patriots' defensive coordinator since 2012, his units finishing in the top 10 in scoring defense in each of his six seasons. [Full Article...]

Jaguars vs. Bills: Blake Bortles will decide this game

Jaguars vs. Bills: Blake Bortles will decide this game Rookie Nathan Peterman entered facing a fourth-and-3 from the 44 with 1:17 to go and he scrambled for a first down to the Bills' 48 and completed a pass to Deonte Thompson for 14 yards, then melted down as he took an intentional grounding penalty before throwing a game-ending interception to Jalen Ramsey . [Full Article...]

Alabama RB Bo Scarbrough leaving school early, headed to National Football League, source says

Alabama RB Bo Scarbrough leaving school early, headed to National Football League, source says Ridley was Alabama's top receiver since he first set foot on campus as a freshman in 2015 when he caught 89 passes for 1,045 yards and seven touchdowns. Payne had an interception against Clemson and registered six tackles in the come-from-behind win over Georgia that secured the school's fifth national title in nine seasons. [Full Article...]

Serena Williams was bed-ridden for six weeks after giving birth

Serena Williams was bed-ridden for six weeks after giving birth An ultrasound, which the doctors insisted on performing first, found nothing, but later, it was revealed she had "several small blood clots" in her lungs. "Consider for a moment that your body is one of the greatest things on this planet, and you're trapped in it". Serena is on the mend now physically, but she is still dealing with plenty of emotional ups and downs when it comes to parenting. [Full Article...]

Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin in talks with Valencia

Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin in talks with Valencia But despite showing glimpses of his potential, the 26-year-old never cemented his spot at Arsenal , with Granit Xhaka preferred in that defensive midfield role before Coquelin . I can talk about the players that are here. The rumblings today are that Coquelin has agreed to a four-and-a-half year contract with Los Che, and the move will be formalized within 24 hours. [Full Article...]

Jack Wilshere limps out of Arsenal's clash against Chelsea with ankle injury

Jack Wilshere limps out of Arsenal's clash against Chelsea with ankle injury Eden Hazard is back in contention for Chelsea ahead of their Carabao Cup semi-final clash with Arsenal . Chelsea coach Antonio Conte , meanwhile, who is engulfed in a war of words with Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho, off late, has mentioned that winning the semi-final first leg at home will give his side oodles of confidence. [Full Article...]


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