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by | January 05, 2018 | 12:17

Joe Thornton's mountain-man beard was an early casualty Thursday night as the San Jose Sharks visited the Toronto Maple Leafs . One would imagine that didn't exactly feel great for the 38-year-old Thornton, but it's quite amusing to see Kadri casually drop a handful of beard to the ice like he accidentally found a very large dust bunny.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:58

The Dutchman told Liverpool's official website: "With the history at the club and everything around it - even the training ground and stuff - it is just a flawless, ideal match for me, and for my family as well". " I don't think he will be fazed by the occasion, he has plenty of experience ". For the most anticipated tie of the FA Cup 3rd round, Liverpool will be without two of their most important players - and possibly a third.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:48

Trump carried both states in 2016 - Alabama by almost 30 points and Georgia by about five. Bluestein cites "three people with direct knowledge of his plans" and says Trump will be hosted by Georgia native Pence chief of staff Nick Ayers and his wife, Jamie Ayers.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:06

The Blues have reportedly re-opened talks over a move for Barkley , but Everton are yet to agree. The England midfielder, who have just six months left of his current Toffees deal though he's not featured for Everton all season, recently returned to training with the first team and has played in a behind closed doors friendly.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:36

Fellow attacker Eden Hazard , who equalised for Chelsea from the spot to make it 1-1, expressed similar sentiments when discussing Morata's fluffed chance right at the death in added time. We had a good chance to win because we deserved to win. We win together, draw together, lose together. Moreover, it was his touch that aided the opposition to score the opener, with Jack Wilshere making the most out of it.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:10

The 12-time Grand Slam victor has not played since abandoning his Wimbledon quarter-final against Tomas Berdych in July. "We are fully aware that some players are going through a hard period with injuries and that they have done everything possible to prepare for the Australian summer", Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley said while talking to The Dependent.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:46

Ryan has made two appearances at Heinz Field in recent weeks for the playoff-bound Steelers . Shazier laid on the field unable to move his lower body in a Monday Night Football game December 4 against the Bengals, before having spinal surgery a couple of weeks later.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:45

Fisher took neither of his coordinators from Florida State with him to College Station, hiring Darrell Dickey away from Memphis to be offensive coordinator and now Elko to lead the defense. Elko's move was first reported by TexAgs.com. During the regular season, Notre Dame was 32nd in the country in scoring defense and 44th in yards allowed per game.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:35

Egypt's Mohamed Salah and Nigeria's Asisat Oshoala were named as the top players in Africa at the Confederation of African Football ( CAF) Awards in Accra, Ghana , on Thursday. I would like to dedicate it to all the kids in Africa and Egypt. The 25-year-old has already scored 19 goals for the Reds this season. Although Egypt lost in the African Cup final to Cameroon at the beginning of the year, the team returned to the tournament after seven years without qualifying and made it all the ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:35

In the Western Conference , the Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant leads with 767,402 votes and teammate Stephen Curry is next with 735,115 - a difference of 32,287 votes. The 67th All-Star Game will happen on February 18 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. GOLDEN STATE - D.Green 5-9 7-8 17, Iguodala 5-9 0-0 10, Pachulia 2-5 2-2 6, Curry 10-20 5-6 29, Thompson 11-21 0-0 28, Young 4-7 0-0 11, Looney 3-4 1-2 7, West 6-7 0-0 12, Livingston 0-2 0-2 0, McCaw 2-4 0-0 4.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:07

This year's playoffs could be the last for Haley with the Steelers. Now here's where it gets a bit weird. According to NFL Network's Mike Garofolo, the spokeswoman said: "The scuffle was quickly ended". " Todd Haley was not involved nor injured". "No injuries. No charges". The Steelers' offense finished third in the National Football League this season in total yards and eighth in scoring.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:34

The 26-year-old still expects the switch to happen, however, according to The Guardian's Turkish football correspondent Emre Sarigul who caught up with Tosun in the Capital earlier today. It's not an ideal situation for us to be in. "We'll try and overcome that problem". "We would be actively looking for a frontman in this window because I need more goals in the side than we have at the moment if we are to just maintain our position".

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:17

And yet Tuesday, he found another way to capture the screens of innocent Google searchers who just wanted to know who founded the National Basketball Association. Maybe it was because Ball is attempting to launch a basketball league of his own, targeting players just out of high school looking to avoid playing in college? The league will reportedly be funded by the Big Baller Brand and LaVar intends to pay the lowest ranked player a salary of $3,000 a month and the best players $10,000 a ...

by | January 02, 2018 | 21:03

Nehra was picked by the Chennai Super Kings in the Player Auction ahead of the 2014 season and then moved to the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2016 IPL Auction. With the vision of long-term development of the squad and bringing in fresh talent from across the country, the franchisee has realigned the roles of Trent Woodhill and Andrew McDonald.

by | January 02, 2018 | 20:59

And to sweeten the deal, Raiders owner Mark Davis has offered Gruden an ownership stake in the franchise. In his first season in Tampa, Gruden got his revenge as he led the Bucs to a 12-4 regular season and crushed the Raiders in Super Bowl XXXVII, 48-21.

by | January 02, 2018 | 20:48

Five-time grand slam champion Sharapova hit 18 winners and needed just an hour and 22 minutes to defeat Buzarnescu. Riske upset China's fifth seed Wang Qiang on Sunday and Sharapova said after the match that she is aware of the tough task ahead.

by | January 02, 2018 | 20:34

Chelsea are unbeaten in five, winning four, but have won only one of their last four away from Stamford Bridge . Wilshire has definitely been serviceable over the last couple of months and with his pass to Alexis Sanchez for the third goal against Crystal Palace, Wilshire showed the qualities and vision that once had him labeled as the next English star.

by | January 02, 2018 | 20:04

Though the Saints were able to hold Manchester United to a goalless draw in their last outing, they have not tasted victory since trashing Everton 4-1 on November 26, 2017. It is Southampton's longest unbeaten home run against another Premier League side. They have won their opening Premier League match of the calendar year in only one of the last five seasons: a 2-0 home victory against Arsenal on New Year's Day 2015.

by | January 02, 2018 | 19:04

Hodgson, whose team played Arsenal on Thursday and next face Southampton on Tuesday, continued: 'I always trust the players to give a good performance. 'They have very good players so as a defensive unit you have to be concentrated for 90 minutes'. Luka Milivojevic's poor effort was saved by the legs of Ederson after Raheem Sterling had been penalised for a foul on Wilfried Zaha , who had appeared to go down under minimal contact.

by | January 02, 2018 | 17:56

With Salah limping off before the end of Saturday's game, Jurgen Klopp will be hoping his Egyptian goal-getter in chief will be fit in time for Monday's game against Burnley . It seems hugely doubtful that Salah will be in the Liverpool XI at Turf Moor. Compared to another player who had been hailed for their fast start at Liverpool , Fernando Torres, Salah's record looks even more impressive.