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Sport Murray hoping to return for grass-court season after undergoing hip surgery
Author: 0 Murray hoping to return for grass-court season after undergoing hip surgery

Andy Murray is relishing his rehab after undergoing surgery in an attempt to fix a hip issue that has interrupted his career. "I'd like to thank Dr John O'Donnell and all of the staff for looking after me". "I'm certainly not going to be putting in the same amount of tournaments and effort to try to get to number one in the world". The Scotsman now intends to focus on winning big tournaments rather than concentrate on gaining points to climb back to the top of the world rankings.

Sport Frank Beamer to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Frank Beamer to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame

The College Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2018 includes some of the most explosive players in recent history and a pair of coaches who found success over the long haul. Charles Woodson , the 1997 Heisman Trophy victor for MI, leads the way for the Class of 2018. The Biletnikoff Award victor as the top receiver in 2006, Johnson still holds school records for receiving yards, touchdown receptions and total 100-yard games.

Sport Netanyahu Makes Careful Comments on US Aid Cuts to Palestine
Author: 0 Netanyahu Makes Careful Comments on US Aid Cuts to Palestine

The Palestinian government called on Monday on the United Nations General Assembly and global community to continue to support the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) to help it continue with the mission it was created for until the Palestinian refugees are able to return to their homes they were forced out from in 1948.

Sport Bears Name Chiefs OC Matt Nagy Head Coach
Author: 0 Bears Name Chiefs OC Matt Nagy Head Coach

Certainly, Nagy makes a ton of sense for the Bears, who will be hoping he can get the most out of quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. Before that, he served as quarterbacks coach in Kansas City from 2013-2015. He became a coaches assistant with the Eagles in 2010, after spending time as an intern with the team in 2008 and 2009, and was with Philadelphia through 2012.

Author: 0 Oakland Raiders Officially Announce Jon Gruden Is Back As Head Coach

Raiders owner Mark Davis is also expected to sign four-year deals with top assistants, according to the reports, that will keep them in place as the club prepares for a move to Las Vegas after the 2018 season. Gruden spent seven seasons as the Bucs coach, but was sacked following the 2008 season after a 9-7 season. His tenure ended shortly after the "Tuck Rule" loss to the New England Patriots when he was traded the following month to Tampa Bay for two first-round draft picks, two ...

Sport Chelsea complete signing of Ross Barkley from Everton
Author: 0 Chelsea complete signing of Ross Barkley from Everton

Lampard, who was part of the England squad at the 2014 World Cup, which also included Barkley, feels that the midfielder has the ideal platform to make his mark in the Premier League again. Barkley is a creative player. "We have five months to show he deserves a call with the national team for the World Cup", Conte said. "From Monday I'll see him and then we'll start to prepare a programme, a plan to have him very good".

Sport Johnson seals huge eight-shot victory in Hawaii
Author: 0 Johnson seals huge eight-shot victory in Hawaii

Johnson began his round with three birdies and six pars on the front nine. Jon Rahm made his Kapalua debut by closing with a 69 to finish second. Spieth, the 2016 champion at Kapalua's Plantation course on Maui, bounced back from his opening 75 with a brilliant seven-under-par 66 on day two.

Sport Jaguars DE claims Bills' Richie Incognito used racial slurs during playoff game
Author: 0 Jaguars DE claims Bills' Richie Incognito used racial slurs during playoff game

Incognito, 34, had an unsavory reputation long before his harassment of teammate Jonathan Martin got him booted from Miami. Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue took to Twitter to accuse Buffalo Bills guard Richie Incognito of using racial slurs during the Jaguars' 10-3 win in the AFC Wild Card game on Sunday.

Sport Leonard suffers tear, out of National Basketball Association action
Author: 0 Leonard suffers tear, out of National Basketball Association action

Kawhi Leonard had barely started to play significant minutes again before being struck with another injury. Leonard's shoulder injury makes its debut on the injury report . The Spurs are hoping, though, that this one does not keep him off the court almost as long as his previous issue. Leonard has played in eight games this season, averaging 15.9 points and 4.3 rebounds per game for the 27-13 Spurs.

Sport Firefighters hurt in North Philly rowhouse blaze, collapse
Author: 0 Firefighters hurt in North Philly rowhouse blaze, collapse

Three Philadelphia firefighters were hurt Saturday battling a rowhouse fire in North Philadelphia when a portion of the home reportedly collapsed, trapping them inside, a department official said. He lived in Springfield and is survived by his mother, other relatives and friends. "We are without words". Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney issued an statement saying all City of Philadelphia flags will be flown at half-staff for 30 days.

Sport Packers name new GM
Author: 0 Packers name new GM

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that director of player personnel Brian Gutekunst will interview for the job . Gutekunst has worked for the Packers for the last 19 seasons. NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported that Ball is expected to stay with the Packers with a new title, but that Gutekunst will have full control of the roster.

Sport LeSean McCoy to play vs. Jaguars
Author: 0 LeSean McCoy to play vs. Jaguars

But the play ultimately cost the Jaguars just five yards, with the defense able to force a punt a few plays later. After a 2-2 start to the season it looked like another season of struggle in inconsistency in northern Florida despite a coaching change that saw Gus Bradley replaced with Marrone.

Sport Syfy Picks Up George RR Martin's 'Nightflyers' and Assembles Cast
Author: 0 Syfy Picks Up George RR Martin's 'Nightflyers' and Assembles Cast

Jeff Buhler, who wrote the adaptation, will also serve as executive producer, along with many others. The 1987 film adaptation, directed by Robert Collector ( Jungle Warriors ), starred perennial 1980s movie love interest Catherine Mary Stewart and Dynasty's Michael Praed, manifesting with a limited release that grossed a paltry $1.145 million dollars at the box office (and sent Martin back to television to write for Beauty and the Beast ).

Sport Murray pulls out of Australian Open
Author: 0 Murray pulls out of Australian Open

The former world No.1 and three-time grand slam victor is flying back to the United Kingdom to "assess all the options" on the injury after floating the possibility of surgery earlier this week. Andy Murray's decision to pull out of the Australian Open is a "sensible move" but Barry Cowan does not believe the hip injury suffered by the former world No 1 is career-ending.

Author: 0 LaVar Ball: Lakers coach Luke Walton 'doesn't have control' of team

LaVar, speaking from a Lithuanian resort, also called out Walton at length , saying that the Lakers "don't want to play for" the 37-year-old coach. Yes, that's it. ET Sunday. Even if Lakers fans aren't thrilled with this latest development, they'll have to love this prediction from LaVar: "LeBron's coming to L.A".

Sport Real Madrid captain Ramos suffers calf injury
Author: 0 Real Madrid captain Ramos suffers calf injury

Ronaldo has allegedly become disillusioned at Real Madrid , with comments from the club's president about trying to sign Neymar being poorly received by the forward. David Moyes notably made attempts to sign the Germany midfielder back in 2013 during his time at Bayern Munich but couldn't get the deal done. He should line up in attack alongside Ronaldo, as Karim Benzema is sidelined with a hamstring issue.

Sport Obiang's was better, says Son after Wembley rockets
Author: 0 Obiang's was better, says Son after Wembley rockets

The Scot added that he expected his side to have to defend for long periods against Tottenham and his West Ham players did exactly what he had wanted them to, making the game a tactical success in his eyes. It was a great finish from Obiang , unexpected, . "I'm very pleased with all of the players , only sometimes you need some luck to open the game, like it was when we played Southampton".

Sport Qatar Open: Gael Monfils beats Andrey Rublev to win title
Author: 0 Qatar Open: Gael Monfils beats Andrey Rublev to win title

Monfils had lost three times in the final, most recently in 2014 against Rafa Nadal, but left nothing to chance this time as he outclassed Rublev in 61 minutes. He went in to Saturday's final ranked World No 39 but that will rise to at least 33 after Doha and will be seeded at the Australian Open in only his second appearance in Melbourne because of injuries to other players.

Sport Wozniacki to face Goerges in Auckland final
Author: 0 Wozniacki to face Goerges in Auckland final

The set went to a tiebreak, with Goerges up 4-2 at the change of ends and a few minutes later with her first championship point she moved Wozniacki off court and, as the Dane ran back, hit the victor behind her. Czech third seed Strycova had fallen out at the quarter-final stage to Hsieh, while fourth seed Radwanska was throttled by the energetic Vickery. Goerges, who lost to American Sloane Stephens in the 2016 Auckland final, was far more comfortable in both of her matches.

Sport Riyad Mahrez to undergo medical with Liverpool ahead of £49m transfer
Author: 0 Riyad Mahrez to undergo medical with Liverpool ahead of £49m transfer

Riyad Mahrez is heading to Liverpool and will undergo his medical with the Reds on Sunday, it has been claimed. When asked whether Mahrez had asked to leave this transfer window, he added: "No". "When I discuss things with him he has shown a good attitude, he is enjoying his football". "He is a happy player and likes to play with his teammates".

Author: 0 Blake Griffin takes elbow to head, leaves game with concussion

The NBA has an eight-game slate on tap for Saturday, starting with a matinee in Los Angeles. "Can you take Curry out?" "Honestly I didn't see it", coach Doc Rivers said. Griffin fell to the ground after catching an elbow to the head from Warriors center JaVale McGee during the first quarter of Saturday's 121-105 loss to the reigning National Basketball Association champions.

Author: 0 Five Things To Know About Head Coach Jon Gruden

The Raiders have announced a news conference for this upcoming Tuesday, January 9th which will be the official welcome of Gruden to the Oakland Raiders franchise. Gruden replaced Joe Bugel after a 4-12 season in 1998 and was 38-26 in four seasons, including AFC West titles in 2000 and 2001. Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie reportedly turned down an interview request from the Green Bay Packers concerning their vacant GM position.

Sport Tottenham demand £300m from Real Madrid for Harry Kane
Author: 0 Tottenham demand £300m from Real Madrid for Harry Kane

Currently, Kane is 35th on the list of highest earners in the Premier League . The pundit went onto compare Kane to both Raheem Sterling and Victor Moses, who are now enjoying success at Manchester City and Chelsea , saying: "Players like Raheem Sterling and Victor Moses (who I am often told are not in Kane's class) are adding domestic and European titles to their names".

Sport Florida vs. Missouri preview: Players to watch, keys to victory, etc.
Author: 0 Florida vs. Missouri preview: Players to watch, keys to victory, etc.

Kassius Robertson added 23 points and Jordan Barnett posted 19. Owners of a combined 3-0 SEC record, Florida and Missouri will duke it out Saturday in Columbia, Missouri. With power forwards Puryear and Porter also saddled with two fouls, Martin with a smaller lineup for long stretches. Barnett's third 3 with 12:29 left put the Tigers ahead 17-10 as Barnett outscored the Gators 11-10 before the second media timeout.