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Sport Few Canadian cities cold enough to host future Winter Olympics
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UK Sport is targeting "at least" five medals at the Winter Olympics , with four to 10 representing the target range. A team of researchers, led by Daniel Scott , a geography professor at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, came to that conclusion by taking climate data from previous Winter Games locations and applying climate-change models to predict future winter weather conditions.

Sport Zidane pens new Real Madrid deal until 2020
Author: 0 Zidane pens new Real Madrid deal until 2020

La Liga giants Real Madrid are reportedly seriously considering a move Manchester City attacker Raheem Sterling. After a year in which the team won a club record five different trophies, a 3-0 Clasico defeat at home to Barcelona was also not taken well by fans before the winter break.

Sport Moses Rated Average In Chelsea Draw At Arsenal
Author: 0 Moses Rated Average In Chelsea Draw At Arsenal

He will also have to watch on from the stands for the first-leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final against Chelsea and the Premier League match against Bournemouth . At the other end Alexis Sanchez's shot struck both uprights after a superb save by Courtois who shortly afterwards did brilliantly to keep out Alexandre Lacazette's shot.

Sport NHL: Ryan Suter, Devan Dubnyk help Wild beat Blackhawks 2-1
Author: 0 NHL: Ryan Suter, Devan Dubnyk help Wild beat Blackhawks 2-1

This loss left them red-faced and embarrassed. Chicago was highlighted by a huge game from Patrick Kane in the win at Ottawa as he tallied a goal and four assists. That is exactly what the Wild got in a gritty 2-1 win over the Blackhawks on Wednesday night at the United Center. We've talked about it in our room.

Sport Pistons' Stan Van Gundy Vows To Protest ESPN Over LaVar Ball Coverage
Author: 0 Pistons' Stan Van Gundy Vows To Protest ESPN Over LaVar Ball Coverage

It doesn't matter if there is anything of substance involved with an issue. I don't know how cares, but people care. The publicity-seeking father of Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball was quoted in an ESPN story, severely criticizing L.A. It's just, can we make it interesting for no apparent reason? "For one, the Lakers' record has been awful, and while James would make it a lot better, there is reason to doubt that even he and a super friend like George could fix all of the Lakers' ...

Sport EurAsia Cup 2018: Thomas Bjorn admits sleepless nights over Ryder Cup
Author: 0 EurAsia Cup 2018: Thomas Bjorn admits sleepless nights over Ryder Cup

Atwal's strategic pairing of Thailand's Phachara Khongwatmai and Japan's Hideto Tanihara where there is a mix of youth and experience could prove to be the difference as they face off with Sweden's Alex Noren and Ireland's Paul Dunne . "It hurt a lot", admitted Casey, right, in an interview with Sky Sports ahead of the EurAsia Cup, which got underway today and sees the Europeans as hot-favourites to defend the trophy with a team containing six players in the world's top 20.

Sport Costa scores five minutes into return for Atletico Madrid
Author: 0 Costa scores five minutes into return for Atletico Madrid

Diego Costa was set to have his knee assessed on Thursday after scoring but suffering an injury in the first match of his latest spell with Atletico Madrid . Costa has been in limbo since last summer when he was informed by Chelsea boss Antonio Conte via text message that he wasn't in the club's future plans.

Sport Rumour Mongering: Arsenal Accept Defeat in Thomas Lemar Chase
Author: 0 Rumour Mongering: Arsenal Accept Defeat in Thomas Lemar Chase

The 21 year old French worldwide has been one of the hottest prospects in world football and both Arsenal and Liverpool are looking at him to fill voids in their squads. "But", he added, "the transfer window lasts until the end of the month and many things can happen". But it also makes a lot of sense as to why Lemar would want to wait, why Monaco would want to wait.

Sport Triple H Spotted Dining With Ronda Rousey
Author: 0 Triple H Spotted Dining With Ronda Rousey

We had a great time. Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) superstar Ronda Rousey has had her share of ups and downs in UFC and is now on hiatus from the octagon. The sports entertainment company will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of "Monday Night Raw" on January 22, with two shows slated to take place at the Manhattan Center and Barclays Center.

Sport Guice Declares for Draft
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He had five 100-yard performances this past season, including a 276-yard effort against Ole Miss. That season, Guice ran for 1,387 yards and 15 touchdowns on just 183, registering an incredible 7.6 yards per carry. Guice led the SEC in rushing yards (1,387) and ryshing yards per game (115.6) as a sophomore despite only starting 6 of LSU's 12 games. As a prospect, Guice ranks as the No.

Sport LeSean McCoy: Ankle injury 'wasn't as bad as I thought'
Author: 0 LeSean McCoy: Ankle injury 'wasn't as bad as I thought'

On Monday, the Bills said he " has a chance ". While the prognosis is not as bad as it initially appeared, Buffalo's starting tailback will be a game-time decision on Sunday. Or will the sixth-seeded Bills keep the miracles coming with LeSean McCoy overcoming a right ankle injury suffered in Week 17? He showed some burst, vision, and provided a spark for the Bills .

Sport UEFA names Team of the Year 2017
Author: 0 UEFA names Team of the Year 2017

The voting floodgates were then opened. The most popular formation for voters was 4-4-2 with 459,797 selections in this line-up. In midfield, Kevin De Bruyne received the most votes with 52.2%, accompanied by Real duo Luka Modric, who got 48.5%, and Toni Kroos with 43.3%.

Sport Amir Khan Signs Matchroom Deal And Confirms Date For Ring Return
Author: 0 Amir Khan Signs Matchroom Deal And Confirms Date For Ring Return

I want to win the world championship. He said that next few years are going to be final years of his boxing career as he's now 31 and has few fights left. "The plan is to box in April and then again in August or September in preparation for a super fight in Winter 2018". Eddie, in my view, is the best promoter in the UK.

Sport Iowa faces IL in college basketball
Author: 0 Iowa faces IL in college basketball

F Tyler Cook So. IL is now 10-8 this season and 0-5 in conference play. Iowa managed to secure the win despite losing the turnover battle, 17-14, and only recording 14 assists ( Illinois dished out 22 dimes). He saw a doctor in Minneapolis before the Illini played the Golden Gophers. "I said 'This just gives us a chance to win by 10 instead of just 3, "' he said.

Sport Mike Tyson Is Opening A 40-Acre Marijauna Farm Called 'Tyson's Ranch'
Author: 0 Mike Tyson Is Opening A 40-Acre Marijauna Farm Called 'Tyson's Ranch'

The State of California legalized the use of marijuana on January 1, and it appears as though Tyson is looking to get ahead of what many hope will be a booming industry for the state. Los Angeles and other nearby cities outside of West Hollywood have not finalized their local permitting rules so licenses to businesses in those jurisdictions are yet to be granted.

Sport Cameron White replaces Chris Lynn in Australia's ODI squad for England series
Author: 0 Cameron White replaces Chris Lynn in Australia's ODI squad for England series

The Victorian all-rounder has now been picked to replace the injured Chris Lynn in the Australian ODI squad that will take on England in a 5-ODI series starting Sunday. Hohns hit back, describing White's worldwide career as "nothing earth-shattering". The pair are yet to clear the air but Hohns on Thursday said White's form in the Big Bash had been impossible to overlook.

Sport Cameron Jordan pokes fun at Cam Newton after Saints' win
Author: 0 Cameron Jordan pokes fun at Cam Newton after Saints' win

The demoralizing sweep was very close to actually being one of the most disappointing endings to a Saints season ever. (On Sean Payton's decision to go for it on fourth and two late in fourth quarter) "He said, 'do you want to go for it or punt?' I said, 'do you have a play you like?' and he said 'Yeah.' So, I said, 'let's go for it.' End of discussion".

Sport Rumor: Eric Hosmer Has Offers from Padres and Royals
Author: 0 Rumor: Eric Hosmer Has Offers from Padres and Royals

Hosmer has also been known as a great clubhouse player as well, which why the potential move to re-sign him is so intriguing. In 2017 he batted.318 with 25 home runs and 94 RBI. USA Today reports that the Royals have offered Hosmer a seven-year, $147 deal offer to compete with the reported seven-year, $140 million offer from the Padres .

Sport Playoff loss to Jaguars should end Tyrod Taylor era in Buffalo
Author: 0 Playoff loss to Jaguars should end Tyrod Taylor era in Buffalo

If watching Taylor and the rest of the offense struggle to a 31st-ranked finish in passing yards per game (176.6) this regular season was not enough, Sunday's performance was further evidence Taylor is not the quarterback to lead Buffalo into Super Bowl contention.

Sport Butler, Wiggins lead Wolves over Thunder
Author: 0 Butler, Wiggins lead Wolves over Thunder

Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns went for 18 points and 12 rebounds in Wednesday's 104-88 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. Jarrett Jack recorded the second triple-double of his career with 16 points, ten rebounds, and ten assists.

Sport Colombian Defender Yerry Mina, A New Barça Player
Author: 0 Colombian Defender Yerry Mina, A New Barça Player

Mina's recruitment by the Barça takes place after an agreement with the Brazilian club Palmeiras to transfer the Colombian player for the rest of the season and five more seasons, until June 30, 2023. He will bring a physical presence as his 1.95 metre frame suggests but he is also a quick, ball-playing defender. He won the Brazilian league title in 2016 and Copa Sudamericana with his former club Santa Fe.

Sport Dion Waiters Expected to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery on Injured Ankle
Author: 0 Dion Waiters Expected to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery on Injured Ankle

This is the same ankle that sidelined Waiters for the last 13 games of last season. Waiters , 26, has missed the past nine games because of the injury, including Wednesday night's contest against the Pacers. He shot 39.8 percent from the field overall, including 30.6 percent from 3-point range. Waiters' production has dipped this season as he has played through pain in the ankle that he said was "excruciating" at times.

Sport Guardiola breaks Premier League record with fourth straight award
Author: 0 Guardiola breaks Premier League record with fourth straight award

With a match of this magnitude, any free betting offers could be placed on a number of markets with both teams having quality in abundance and this is a fixture which should guarantee plenty of goals. The Argentine scored Manchester City's victor against Bristol City earlier this week in the League Cup while Van Dijk scored Liverpool's victor that sent rivals Everton out of the FA Cup last weekend.

Sport Raptors' Ibaka, Heat's Johnson suspended for throwing punches
Author: 0 Raptors' Ibaka, Heat's Johnson suspended for throwing punches

And with the NBA's best winning percentage - a 33-8 record heading into Wednesday night's game against the L.A. Clippers - the Warriors are not showing any signs of slowing down. Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan and Heat guard Goran Dragic got into it after the final whistle, going at each other when the teams were lining up to shake hands.

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.