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by | February 16, 2017 | 01:08

Wood, 30, reportedly signed a two-year, $12 million deal with Kansas City. "He's a victor", general manager Dayton Moore said. Primarily a starter during his first five big league seasons, Wood was moved to the bullpen by the Cubs in 2015.

by | February 12, 2017 | 00:59

Now, with the UFC seemingly looking to establish a women's 145-pound division with a title fight between Holm and De Randamie, Anderson has her eyes locked on the biggest MMA promotion in the world. Holm, however, believes that with UFC getting behind female featherweights the conditions will change drastically. Holm is not a world-class grappler by any means, but De Randamie is inferior on the mat.

by | February 12, 2017 | 00:59

Due to cracks on the runway, officials were forced to close Surigao's airport. A magnitude 6.7 quake struck Surigao City, Surigao del Norte at 10:03 p.m. Confined patients at the Miranda Family Hospital in Surigao City opt to stay out in the open field, afraid that the building would collapse. A report by Caraga Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council showed that three people, including a four-year-old boy, were confirmed dead while about 87 were injured.

by | February 12, 2017 | 00:57

Kyrie Irving scored 28 points for the Cavaliers, who had their four-game winning streak snapped. The game certainly changed quickly for the Sixers in the second half. Westbrook finished with 29 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists for his 26th triple-double of the season. Kanter added 22 points, and Oladipo followed with 20.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:10

Running back Devonta Freeman and his agent expressed a desire for Freeman to get a new contract, with one season remaining on his four-year rookie deal. The loss was "as hard as anything I've gone through", Shanahan said . "You get in Kyle Shanahan's system and you've got 15-word plays", Lynch said .

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:10

As a former 135-pound champion, Holm brought serious starpower and made sense as an opponent for Justino, but de Randamie isn't exactly a household name. How can I watch UFC 208? Holm is keen to get out of Rousey's shadow and wants to prove that her career in UFC is more than just one fight - which saw her become the person that ended the winning run of the longest reigning women's bantamweight champion.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:12

It's no secret that the Sixers, determined to invest in Joel Embiid as the centre of the future, have been openly shopping Okafor and Nerlens Noel since the start of the 2016-17 season. Both teams are expected to remain active ahead of the February 23 NBA Trade Deadline. Smith followed-up by noting that the Sixers want to "re-engage on bringing Jrue Holiday back to PHI".

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:45

England's forwards were stopped in their tracks by the massive French pack and will hope to get more change out of Welsh on Saturday. "I can't see that just because we drive down the M4 they get an advantage", said Jones. England are unbeaten in 15 matches heading into the game. No strings, no catches, just fill in your details below and we'll pick a victor after the competition closes on February 20.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:45

Coming to the aid of Matt Barnes , Cousins was given a slight push from Bulls assistant coach Jim Boylen. That's when Barnes and Cousins - who aren't exactly known for their calm demeanor - inexplicably approached Boylen and shoved him. PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Kenny Agostino scored his first goal in nearly three years, Carter Hutton had 26 saves and the St. Louis Blues beat the Philadelphia Flyers 2-0 on Monday night.

by | February 05, 2017 | 01:46

After the excellent victories over Crystal Palace and Middlesbrough there was a real sense of optimism in the air for Wednesday's game against Manchester City . "That's why he can help us a lot". "He wants to settle in the right way". "It was one of their best games of the season, and they were very strong in transition with a young and athletic front three".

by | February 05, 2017 | 01:44

He studies Super Bowl ads at Utica College and says, "Advertisers put more time and energy into making sure they have the flawless product than any other time ". "And then another 40 percent in the two weeks after the Super Bowl ", he said. Thus, a successful Super Bowl ad generates a lot of return beyond just the initial viewers.

by | February 05, 2017 | 01:46

He's no stranger to pressure situations, though, as he claimed a victory on the European Tour in 2015 and won the US amateur title in 2009 just weeks before his 18th birthday. He hit his tee shot in the water at 18 and finished with a double-bogey. Matsuyama appeared poised to make a late charge with back-to-back birdies at 15 and 16 but his momentum was slowed by his trip into the water at 17.

by | February 03, 2017 | 00:53

The irony was not lost on the Arsenal fans that the architect and provider of the goals were two ex-Spurs players. Pires' compatriot and former Chelsea defender Marcel Desailly believes the Blues possess a more robust playing unit and predicts this could be the difference.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:45

But Las Vegas still has plenty to entice the National Football League with $750 million in public funds approved for the $1.9 billion stadium. "The Raiders are excited to return to Estadio Azteca and represent the National Football League once again on an worldwide stage", said Raiders owner Mark Davis, per NFL.com.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:47

Former President George H.W. Bush (L) and former first lady Barbara Bush (C) sit in their seats on day two of the Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Xcel Energy Center on September 2, 2008 in St. He was treated for pneumonia, while she was treated for bronchitis. Former President George H.W. Bush, front-left, poses for a photo with Hannah McNair, rear-left, and Houston Texans owner Bob McNair, right, before an AFC Wild Card Playoff game at NRG Stadium on Saturday, Jan.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:45

Gabriel Jesus bagged a goal and an assist to inspire Manchester City to a 4-0 victory over West Ham United at the Olympic Stadium . Guardiola's boys will look to collect full three points in the crucial game against West Ham at the London Stadium .

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:52

Both have given one of their best performances, as a result the movie has received very positive reviews from most of the critics as well as Bollywood celebrities. One is that me and Salman spoke about it that big films have their level release wise. Promotions were also done on an aggressive note by both the teams as they made the films a huge talk of the town all over.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:51

His team will head to Franceville to face Cameroon , while for DR Congo there was disappointment after they had looked like genuine contenders to win the trophy with their performances in the group stage. It's still looking for a first triumph since 1982. Brimah was the busier of the two goalkeepers in the opening half, as was called upon to keep out Mbokani's strike from distance.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:49

A couple of decisions didn't go our way and we still should have won the game and that's a big positive for us. "I told him 'just bowl what comes naturally to you.'" Kohli said. "A lot of suggestions came up, and I was thinking what I have to follow. The series is still alive, and we'll go to Bangalore and see how it goes", he continued.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:53

There appears to be no way back at West Ham for rebel midfielder Dimitri Payet after his vehicle was vandalised outside his home. West Ham had initially insisted that they would not sell Payet at any price but the winger, who trained with the Under-23s this week, has pushed for a return to France due to family reasons.

by | January 29, 2017 | 01:01

The club have already effectively replaced Payet by recruiting Robert Snodgrass from Hull for £10m and given the fact that Payet is unlikely to play for the club again should he stay, the best thing to do is accept what would be a substantial profit on a player after 18 months of service.

by | January 27, 2017 | 00:53

Grant. However, in her later years, she won seven Emmy awards and was nominated for an Oscar for her 1980 portrayal of an affluent mother whose son is accidentally killed in " Ordinary People ". Yet, like Mary Tyler Moore, Harper was the right gentile to channel Jewish humor at a time when media's gatekeepers (who, again, were often Jewish) didn't think audiences were ready for Jewish faces.

by | January 27, 2017 | 00:56

The NFL announced on Wednesday that the Miami Dolphins did not follow proper protocol during their AFC wild-card game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on January 8. "It is important for us to ensure everyone understands and follows the Protocol and that we continue to reinforce its importance", read the letter.

by | January 27, 2017 | 00:55

He acknowledged that "creating these big chances is really difficult" against a Southampton team that plays so well defensively, but said they "did it" and that they "all know" they "usually score in situations like this". "We were dominant. It is hard because you have to take risks but too many risks plays to their strengths". "But I'm absolutely delighted he's our manager".

by | January 26, 2017 | 00:47

But a review of the play showed that he was actually down just inside the 1. Brady's main weapon was Chris Hogan. Hogan, a former college lacrosse player, found open spaces everywhere on the field against the Steelers' sleep-walking secondary.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:52

All being well, he hopes to tee it up at Augusta having missed out last April as Danny Willett savoured his glorious moment in the spotlight. "I've played a lot". Tiger Woods' busiest stretch in three and a half years begins this week at Torrey Pines. "But I still have to go out and do it. ..." Woods' last PGA Tour event was the 2015 Wyndham Championship, where he finished 10th.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:51

The stunning result has given the team and the club a considerable boost heading into next Tuesday's home clash with Southampton at the Liberty Stadium. Despite rising out of the relegation zone to 17th, Swansea's tally of 51 goals conceded in 22 games is the worst in the Premier League and Clement knows there is hard work ahead if they are to escape relegation.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:50

The Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) as the Formula 1's governing body informed about the upcoming changes. Bernie Ecclestone has confirmed he is no longer the chief executive of Formula One (F1) after nearly 40 years in charge, it has been reported.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:48

So it should come with no real alarm bells that the 2014 Aussie victor went to five sets with Martin Klizan in round one and came within one point of going to five sets with Viktor Troicki in his third match. The last time the top two seeds lost before the quarter-finals of a Grand Slam was in 2004 when Roger Federer lost to Gustavo Kuerten in the third round and No.2 Andy Roddick was beaten by Olivier Mutis in the second round.

by | January 23, 2017 | 00:57

But I'm also happy now, same time, looking forward to the next one and I want to do even better". Williams, 35, has now won 39 of her 41 matches against players from the United States who are younger than she is. The remaining three matches are anticipated to be relatively serve-orientated, with all six players having projected hold percentages above the WTA mean.