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Sport Jay Bruce returning to Mets on three year deal
Author: 0 Jay Bruce returning to Mets on three year deal

Bruce added two more home runs in the postseason for the Indians , hitting.278 (5-for-18) in the American League Division Series . Bruce turns 31 on the day after opening day in 2018. Bruce gives Callaway options, the infield insurance and a big power bat. With spring training five weeks away and some players admittedly beginning to get nervous about their ever-nearer futures, teams are able to negotiate more team friendly deals.

Sport Patrick Kane to be lone Blackhawk at 2018 NHL All-Star game
Author: 0 Patrick Kane to be lone Blackhawk at 2018 NHL All-Star game

It will be the fifth All-Star Game for the Canadiens' 30-year-old goalie. Pietrangelo, the Blues' captain and one of the league's top-scoring defensemen, and Schenn, who is tied for the team lead in scoring in his first season in St. The Atlantic Division will face the Metropolitan Division in one semifinal and the Central Division will face the Pacific Division in the other semifinal.

Author: 0 Curry out Wednesday with sprained right ankle, three other starters to sit

That's because Stephen Curry sprained his right ankle again during shootaround and has already been ruled out. Connor Letourneau of the San Francisco Chronicle provided further details, stating that the injury isn't too serious. The Warriors have to be concerned that the ankle issues that marred much of Curry's early career appear to be reoccurring as he approaches his 30th birthday.

Sport Inter Milan Consider Loan Move For Out Of Favour Liverpool Striker
Author: 0 Inter Milan Consider Loan Move For Out Of Favour Liverpool Striker

Sky Sports Italy report that the out of favour striker is a target for the Italian club, who are seeking players desperate for regular playing time ahead of the World Cup . Inter boss Luciano Spalletti is understood to be interested in the 28-year-old too, due to his ability to play centrally or on flanks and also to act as adequate backup to star forward Mauro Icardi.

Sport Tide's Ridley to enter National Football League draft
Author: 0 Tide's Ridley to enter National Football League draft

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. He had more than 100 yards receiving in one other game this year, posting 103 in a victory against Mercer on November 18. Ridley's 224 career receptions also ranks second in program history behind Amari Cooper's 228, while his 2,781 career receiving yards ranks third behind DJ Hall (2,923) and Cooper (3,463).

Sport Good news for Mohamed Salah before Man City
Author: 0 Good news for Mohamed Salah before Man City

Egypt manager Hector Cooper also picked up the Best Coach of the Year gong for qualifying them for the World Cup in Russian Federation. Of course, Pep Guardiola's men remain unbeaten in the Premier League this season. Jurgen Klopp will be over the moon, as the Liverpool Echo are reporting that fan-favourite Mo Salah is fit enough to play in the giagantic fixture.

Sport Cricketer Yusuf Pathan Suspended By BCCI After Failing Dope Test
Author: 0 Cricketer Yusuf Pathan Suspended By BCCI After Failing Dope Test

As per WADA Doping Code of 2015, a first-time doping offence invokes a four-year suspension but Pathan has served only five months. Pathan, whose ban concludes at midnight on January 14, tested positive for Terbutaline , a substance that is prohibited by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).

Sport Sevilla to report Manchester United to UEFA in row over ticket prices
Author: 0 Sevilla to report Manchester United to UEFA in row over ticket prices

Manchester United have announced they will subsidise ticket costs for supporters travelling to the Champions League clash with Sevilla after the Spanish side refused to lower their prices. The Old Trafford club today sent an email out to supporters to tell them that the controversial £89 ticket price set by the Spanish club for next month's game would remain.

Sport Astros land Gerrit Cole in trade with Pirates
Author: 0 Astros land Gerrit Cole in trade with Pirates

While there's nothing official on the return, big-time pitching prospect Forrest Whitley is expected to be left out of the deal. His production slipped the next two seasons, as evidenced by his 1.44 WHIP in 2016 and 4.26 ERA in 2017, but he is still only 27 years old.

Sport Liverpool will always be in my heart: Philippe Coutinho
Author: 0 Liverpool will always be in my heart: Philippe Coutinho

One question that persistently came to the fore amongst the press surrounded rumours that Coutinho's new teammate Luis Suarez (whom he also played with at Liverpool ), had secured a house for the Brazilian beside his own residence, before his transfer had even been confirmed.

Sport Conte: Chelsea wanted Van Dijk before Liverpool
Author: 0 Conte: Chelsea wanted Van Dijk before Liverpool

The Dutchman signed for the Anfield club for £75 million from Southampton , a world-record fee for a defender, but not without the Blues first identifying the player as a January target. The transfer market is not simple for any club. If someone arrives, good; if they don't, then that's fine too. Liverpool are also understood to be keen, despite their capture of Van Dijk, and a host of other clubs from across Europe have been linked with the defender.

Sport The 30 most valuable players in Europe during the January transfer window
Author: 0 The 30 most valuable players in Europe during the January transfer window

Well, a new study conducted by CIES' Football Observator has compiled a list of the most expensive players across Europe's top five leagues, according to age, position, contract duration, performance and worldwide status. Paulo Dybala completes the top five highest valued players with a value of €174.6 million (R2.59 billion). According to the findings, Kane is worth a staggering €194.7million, placing him behind only Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar and Barcelona star Lionel Messi .

Sport Browns swipe Eliot Wolf from Packers front office
Author: 0 Browns swipe Eliot Wolf from Packers front office

Wolf interviewed on Tuesday with Dorsey, who came to Cleveland last month after Browns owner Jimmy Haslam fired vice president Sashi Brown. Senior personnel executive Alonzo Highsmith joined Dorsey and the Browns last week. He was one of four candidates for Packers general manager, joining others in Russ Ball and Doug Whaley before Gutekunst earned the role. Gutekunst likely will promote director of college scouting Jon-Eric Sullivan and director of pro personnel John Wojciechowski to be his ...

Sport Bayliss reveals plan to quit as England coach
Author: 0 Bayliss reveals plan to quit as England coach

England beat the Proteas 3-1 with Root their top batsman with 461 runs at 57.62, the skipper going on to average 67 against the Windies as they claimed a 2-1 triumph. "We've been looking for those last two or three or four spots and nobody's been able to grab hold of those spots until Malan". Bayliss was happy to concede that England were beaten by a better team here.

Sport Patricia to Giants?
Author: 0 Patricia to Giants? "All Signs" Point to 'Yes'

Peter King of MMQB.com also says Patricia would lean toward NY over Detroit if given a choice. Now this report is out: Who would you like to see the Lions hire now? The NFL's tampering policy prevents the Giants and Patricia, if he is indeed the pick, from agreeing to a contract until after the Patriots' season is over.

Sport André Villas-Boas Dakar Rally Adventure Has Ended In Disaster
Author: 0 André Villas-Boas Dakar Rally Adventure Has Ended In Disaster

Villas-Boas jolted his back in the incident but a statement from his team Toyota Overdrive confirmed medical examinations showed the Portuguese coach has not suffered any broken bones. However, the 40-year-old and co driver Ruben Faria saw their Toyota Hilux nosedive into a dune, which resulted in a forced withdrawal, having been in 43rd position.

Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho mocked by Neymar after completing £142m Barcelona transfer

Barcelona said that fee would have been an "irresponsible" financial risk for the club. The Brazilian has become the second-most expensive player in history following his £145 million move to the Nou Camp, soon to be third-most expensive when Paris Saint-Germain are forced to pay-up £165.7 million at the end of the season following his loan from Monaco.

Sport Giants' interview with Steve Wilks 'went well'
Author: 0 Giants' interview with Steve Wilks 'went well'

It doesn't necessarily rule out Wilks from the Giants' process and thinking. Gettleman thinks highly of Wilks and is eager to get him in front of ownership, per NFL Network's Mike Garafolo. That experience may have scared them into being more diligent and less reactive this time around. "Coach Wilks has earned that right (to be a head coach)", Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis said.

Sport India to tour Ireland in June for 2 T20Is; BCCI confirms schedule
Author: 0 India to tour Ireland in June for 2 T20Is; BCCI confirms schedule

India's cricket board said Wednesday it would play two matches against Ireland ahead of the tour of England in July. Before arriving in England to play the series, India will go Ireland to play two T20Is, which will be held in Malahide on June 27 and June 28 of this year.

Sport Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger launches fresh attack on Chelsea star Eden Hazard
Author: 0 Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger launches fresh attack on Chelsea star Eden Hazard

It was the first time Wenger had crashed out at that stage of the competition since arriving at the north London club in 1996. Speaking to Sky Sports , Nicholas said: "It was cracking 2-2 draw at the Emirates and Arsene Wenger has to pick a strong team here after making so many changes in the FA Cup , but so will Antonio Conte , which makes Chelsea favourites".

Sport Romelu Lukaku 'angry and upset by voodoo claims made by Everton owner'
Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku 'angry and upset by voodoo claims made by Everton owner'

The 24-year-old's prolific form garnered interest from top clubs in England after the Belgian global scored 25 goals in 37 league appearances last season. Everton turned to Sam Allardyce to pull them out of trouble, and the experienced coach has done so, with the Toffees sitting safely in ninth in the table.

Sport Lucas Moura to Manchester United?
Author: 0 Lucas Moura to Manchester United?

United were linked with another winger - Inter Milan's Ivan Perisic - during the summer but they were unable to get a deal over the line. The likes of Neymar, Julian Draxler, Kylian Mbappe and Angel Di Maria are all ahead of him in the pecking order so it's no surprise that Moura has been eyeing a move in order to rejuvenate his career.