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by | February 25, 2018 | 21:25

Wilson made the announcement on social media Thursday. "I'm headed to spring training on Monday", Wilson said "I can't wait to see you guys February 26 for that week". We'll have a little home run derby too. "Hey, and let's go win a World Series". For the last couple of years, he's been reporting to camp with the Texas Rangers since they had his rights.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:01

Manchester United have lost to Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur in their last two Premier League games on the road. "In fact, every club I left - by my decision or by the board - I have very good feelings towards them". The 21-year-old surprisingly started Wednesday's Champions League last-16 clash at Sevilla instead of Paul Pogba , producing another solid display.

by | February 25, 2018 | 18:33

A change of skis saw Kalla drop out of the chase briefly but it would make little difference to her chance of a gold medal with Bjoergen, rather than tiring, continuing to increase her lead. "It has been an unbelievable career for me, this is my last Olympics and to finish like this is incredible", said Bjoergen. The commanding triumph for Bjørgen, who made her debut 12 years ago in Turin, saw her equal the number of Winter Olympic Games gold medals won by compatriots Ole Einar Bjørndalen ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 18:26

Andros Townsend was Palace's most potent attacking threat with the confidence-stricken Christian Benteke still yet to prove that his nightmare season will improve. Can they get a win against Hodgson's Palace , though? A patchwork Eagles side with 12 players sidelined frustrated Spurs for the vast majority of the game but they allowed Harry Kane to net an 88th minute victor.

by | February 25, 2018 | 17:56

The other two big pieces are for the future in Lindgren, the Bruins' 2016 second-round pick, and Boston's 2018 first-round pick. He and Nash were considered the top wingers on the market, so Boston possibly set the framework for a Kane deal.

by | February 25, 2018 | 17:08

North Carolina State athletic director Debbie Yow said the school disassociated itself from Miller in 2012. According to a spreadsheet of expenses incurred by Dawkins, who is awaiting trial on felony charges of wire fraud and money laundering, Smith received payments or loans totaling $73,500 while he was still in high school.

by | February 25, 2018 | 17:06

During a scramble for a rebound, Westbrook got tangled up with Nick Young , and fell to the ground. Pachulia, who was near the play but not particularly involved, crumpled to the floor after Westbrook was down and fell on the Thunder star's legs.

by | February 25, 2018 | 16:15

That was an inadvertent report from the press row here at Oregon State earlier tonight. The Wildcats were energetic. -The University of Kentucky announced Saturday that an internal review found no eligibility issues related to a report of potential violations of NCAA rules in college basketball .

by | February 25, 2018 | 15:58

Elsewhere, a private jet owned by the former Spain global was reportedly searched by police hunting for the fugitive former president of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont. Pep Guardiola knows his Manchester City revolution will be judged by the weight of silverware they win ahead of Sunday's EFL Cup final against Arsenal .

by | February 25, 2018 | 15:07

Kansas can clinch at least a share of the league title with a win - now a game ahead of Texas Tech in the conference standings. The West Virginia University lacrosse team came back from a three-goal defect to beat Texas Tech, 11-8, in the second game of the Big 12 Classic.

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:39

Liverpool started quickly and looked to be turning the screw inside the opening 10 minutes as Mohamed Salah and Virgil van Dijk warmed the hands of Adrian before West Ham started to bite back. Liverpool move into second and can enjoy the dropped points in the Man Utd-Chelsea game tomorrow. We've done quite well against the so-called bigger teams, we'll have to do another really good job if we're to get a result at Anfield .

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:39

For me having a gold and a silver and being part of a really strong performance on the women's side, and Lindsey [Vonn]'s performance yesterday after having eight years since her last Olympics , is incredible. While the medals themselves aren't worth that much, becoming a top Olympian also opens up athletes to a slew of endorsement opportunities that can well exceed the medal value and prizes.

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:12

Krushelnitsky-who helped lead the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation to a bronze-medal win over Norway on February 13 in mixed doubles-tested positive for endurance-enhancer meldonium . The delegation said meldonium would be "absolutely useless and ineffective" if the intent was to enhance performance. Meldonium , which was banned in 2016, is a drug that increases blood flow and improves exercise capability in athletes.

by | February 25, 2018 | 12:29

Chain-smoking Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri expressed his gratitude to RB Leipzig bosses for building a room where he can puff away on Thursday as his team attempt to overturn a 3-1 deficit in their Europa League tie. A 3-1 win for Sporting CP in their first leg against Astana gave the Portuguese side a big advantage, which Bas Dost added to with an early header - his 10th aerial goal of the campaign.

by | February 25, 2018 | 12:08

The United States topped Sweden 10-7 in the gold medal match of the men's curling tournament Saturday afternoon. Both Shuster and Polo were on that team. "I don't know if I would use the word "fun" in that situation", Edin said. "Curling's not like basketball or baseball back home, but we've seen all the buzz on social media that curling has a chance of taking off in our country and we'd like to help that", he added, before heading off "to get drunk!" With Trump clapping along, the ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 11:56

The eight teams in the cash-rich IPL - boosted recently by a new five-year $2.5-billion media deal - spent nearly $70 million at an auction for players ahead of the Twenty20 tournament, which runs from April 7 to May 27. Smith, one of the best batsman in world cricket at present, was part of the Rajasthan Royals in 2014 and 2015 and was retained by the franchise.

by | February 25, 2018 | 11:32

Question marks remain over Lukaku's performances against elite opposition, though, with the 24-year-old having failed to score against any of the Premier League's top eight in 2017-18. "I'm sure he will be very important for us on Sunday and for the rest of the season". Second-placed United head into Sunday's clash three points ahead of Chelsea in fourth place and Matic, who moved from Stamford Bridge to Old Trafford, is looking forward to the game against his former club.

by | February 25, 2018 | 11:02

Marytn Williams, a North Korean media watcher says that North Korea has broadcast coverage of every Olympics dating back to the 2004 Athens Games. He told reporters that Ivanka pushed for a joint effort with South Korea to apply maximum pressure on North Korea .

by | February 25, 2018 | 09:57

That's why the gold and bronze medal winners may feel more accomplished immediately after a game. (L-R) John Landsteiner , John Shuster and Matt Hamilton compete in the men's curling semi-final match against Canada at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on February 22, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea .

by | February 25, 2018 | 09:42

You have to judge it week by week". "We got the result with the support of our fans". In recalling Ashley Williams and Jonjoe Kenny to his side, two weeks after their 3-1 defeat of Crystal Palace, Allardyce made minimal changes to a winning team yet rarely saw them threaten.