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Sport Allardyce Confirms Everton Interest In Arsenal's Theo Walcott
Author: 0 Allardyce Confirms Everton Interest In Arsenal's Theo Walcott

The England global has been told he can leave The Emirates this month, and Everton have always been favourites to land him. "If that is at all possible it would be very nice". However, the attacker has been in and out of Arsene Wenger's starting lineup in North London for several seasons now, with injuries and the presence of more consistent stars having made life hard for Walcott in the English capital.

Sport Le'Veon Bell Considering Retirement or Sitting Out 2018 if Franchise Tagged
Author: 0 Le'Veon Bell Considering Retirement or Sitting Out 2018 if Franchise Tagged

Based on Thursday's comments, however, Bell and the Steelers could be looking at some contentious contract negotiations this coming offseason. Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell tells ESPN's Jeremy Fowler that he would consider sitting out the 2018 season or retire if he is franchise tagged for a second consecutive season.

Sport Chris Paul, James Harden among leaders in latest All-Star voting returns
Author: 0 Chris Paul, James Harden among leaders in latest All-Star voting returns

James and Antetokounmpo are followed in the East frontcourt by the Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (784,287) and the New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis (640,928). Fan, media and player voting all close January 15. Previously, players voted to the All-Star roster simply played in a conference matchup, but a new All-Star format has two team captains from a list of players and have them either start or be alternates.

Sport Steelers-Jaguars Divisional Round Preview
Author: 0 Steelers-Jaguars Divisional Round Preview

Again, Jacksonville must control the line of scrimmage on defense. "This is the freshest I've ever been going into the playoffs so we'll see how it goes". The Steelers are heavy favorites for a reason. The first touchdown was a 2-yarder in the second quarter and the second was a 90-yarder on his 28th and final carry.

Sport Norv Turner agrees to become Panthers OC
Author: 0 Norv Turner agrees to become Panthers OC

David Newton of ESPN.com first reported that the two sides were finalizing a deal and Turner's son would be joining the staff. As Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported Tuesday, Turner was head coach Ron Rivera's initial target when he chose to fire previous coordinator Mike Shula .

Sport Eden Hazard Says He'll Sign Chelsea Contract
Author: 0 Eden Hazard Says He'll Sign Chelsea Contract

He told Mirror that he will sign the new deal soon but not before his teammate and Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois also extends his stay in London . The Belgium International also went on to say that goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois will be signing a new deal as well. Real will have been left reeling by Hazard's revelation as they weighed up big-money moves for the the forward and Courtois, but there may be a glimmer of hope for Los Blancos in their supposed pursuits of Chelsea's key ...

Sport Ben Stokes included in England's Test squad to face Black Caps
Author: 0 Ben Stokes included in England's Test squad to face Black Caps

He is an aggressive and innovative presence at the crease and, though he failed to impress when he made his England bow in two Twenty20s against South Africa last summer, Livingstone has plenty of admirers in the national set-up, not least the influential Andy Flower.

Sport São Paulo interested in Lucas Moura loan
Author: 0 São Paulo interested in Lucas Moura loan

The Brazil worldwide was left out of PSG's squad to face Amiens in the Coupe de La Ligue on Wednesday and, according to UOL Esporte , the player is "counting down the days until he leaves PSG". Brazilian news-site UOL Esporte reports that Moura is "counting down the days until he leaves PSG", but states that PSG don't look like budging from their £35.5m valuation.

Sport Celtics, 76ers set to meet in London
Author: 0 Celtics, 76ers set to meet in London

That's a large deficit even in the National Basketball Association , where leads can disappear abruptly. Silver spoke about this candidly, saying that the National Football League schedule, where teams play one game a week, would be more appropriate for overseas expansion.

Sport Messi stars with brace as Barca cruise
Author: 0 Messi stars with brace as Barca cruise

With new signing Philippe Coutinho watching on from the stands, Leo Messi led the destruction of the Galician side. "It's a luxury to have him here". Celta coach Juan Carlos Unzue - Luis Enrique's assistant at Barca for the past three seasons - lamented his side's inability to shut down a partnership which has been so lethal this season.

Sport NBC's Super Bowl LII coverage: Pink, the National Anthem, and kneeling players
Author: 0 NBC's Super Bowl LII coverage: Pink, the National Anthem, and kneeling players

If the Steelers make the Super Bowl , the " This Is Us " promos write themselves. Comcast Corp.'s entertainment division is charging more than $5 million for a 30-second spot during the Super Bowl, in line with the past couple of years. The 1979 Los Angeles Rams played the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XIV at The Rose Bowl; and the 1984 San Francisco 49ers played the Miami Dolphins in Super Bowl XVIX, played at Stanford Stadium.

Sport Derrick Ansley will join Oakland Raiders coaching staff as defensive backs coach
Author: 0 Derrick Ansley will join Oakland Raiders coaching staff as defensive backs coach

The Raiders may have jumped for Jon Gruden too early. "I didn't think it would be fair to myself, my family or even to Jon not to be all in in with him". "And that's the term that we were using in our discussions and everything, 'Are you all-in?' And I never wavered from all-in". The Raiders fired Jack Del Rio a week later and the team officially hired Gruden on Saturday.

Sport UCF challenges Alabama to game with Tuscaloosa billboard
Author: 0 UCF challenges Alabama to game with Tuscaloosa billboard

UCF received the other four and finished with the best ranking in the history of the program. Both teams need a week one opponent that season, and Alabama has proven that they will schedule a good opponent in Florida. UCF was the only FBS team to go undefeated this season, finishing 13-0 after beating Auburn in the Peach Bowl. Some on social media made fun of the sign, but UCF is actually 1-0 against the Crimson Tide, having beaten them 40-38 in Tuscaloosa in 2000.

Sport Hockey Canada announces men's Olympic roster
Author: 0 Hockey Canada announces men's Olympic roster

The 12-country men's hockey tournament at the 2018 Games goes from February 14-25 at the Gangneung Hockey Centre and the Kwandong Hockey Centre. Players on the Olympic roster are comprised mostly of athletes playing in Russia, Switzerland and various other European countries.

Sport Special Teams Coordinator Chris Tabor Leaving Browns For Bears
Author: 0 Special Teams Coordinator Chris Tabor Leaving Browns For Bears

His defenses have in the top seven each of his three seasons. Chicago went 5-11 this past season on the way to its fourth straight last-place finish in the NFC North. Though he didn't start calling plays until late in the season, he has drawn praise for his work with Alex Smith. While it seems like Tabor has been in charge of the Browns special teams since Don Cockroft was handling both punting and placekicking duties, in reality he only joined the Browns staff in 2011.

Sport London Bound: Eagles To Face Jaguars Overseas In 2018
Author: 0 London Bound: Eagles To Face Jaguars Overseas In 2018

The official announcement, slated to come later Thursday morning, shouldn't come as a surprise. The team has previously played in four global preseason contests: 1978 vs. McManus reports the game will be considered an away game for the Eagles , meaning the Eagles will still play 8 games at Lincoln Financial Field in 2018.

Sport Lamborghini Urus SUV launched in India, priced at Rs3 crore
Author: 0 Lamborghini Urus SUV launched in India, priced at Rs3 crore

It utilises the same platform used by Bentley's equally powerful Bentagya, is powered by a 4-liter twin turbo V8 engine that provides a massive power of 650hp and 850Nm of torque. Urus also has characteristics that resemble to that of the Aventador and some that are emotive of the Huracán. Efficient aerodynamics also contribute to the Urus' internal acoustics, improving ride comfort, reducing fuel consumption and emissions while a high downforce increases stability, safety and driving dynamics.

Sport McGregor in epic shirtless face-off with Branson
Author: 0 McGregor in epic shirtless face-off with Branson

McGregor , on the other hand, is expected to return to the Octagon sometime this year to finally defend his 155-pound title. After all, dollar signs seem to reign supreme in today's combat sports landscape. Perhaps this exchange was done to drum up interest in a rematch. Two weeks ago, UFC President Dana White admitted that McGregor was pushing hard to get back in the boxing ring with Mayweather.

Sport Cody Asche's Former Agent Fired for Filming Showers
Author: 0 Cody Asche's Former Agent Fired for Filming Showers

The player fired Wood after a confrontation, according to FanRag, which said there is an investigation into other allegations of recording other players. CSE said in a statement that Wood failed to uphold the agency's "moral and ethical standards". "We take pride in working with people who represent these values", CSE President Danny Martoe said in a statement.

Sport Texas guard Andrew Jones diagnosed with leukemia
Author: 0 Texas guard Andrew Jones diagnosed with leukemia

Jones ranked second on the team in scoring. But Jones will have an abundance of support as he fights the disease. His father, David, was pinned underneath, suffered two fractured vertebrae and is now paralyzed from the chest down. The 6-4, 190-pound guard missed four games earlier this season after fracturing his wrist against Virginia Commonweath, but a new issue cropped up upon his return.