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Sports Cubs agree to deal with Kyle Hendricks
Author: 0 Cubs agree to deal with Kyle Hendricks

Hendricks is one of the top starters in the National League and is still grossly underpaid to his peers at four million. Only reliever Justin Grimm remained unsigned among the Cubs' players eligible for arbitration as of late Friday afternoon.

Sports Warmer Temperatures This Weekend As Snow Moves Out
Author: 0 Warmer Temperatures This Weekend As Snow Moves Out

Friday: Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with snow before 3 p.m.; then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow. Any precipitation that starts as rain early Friday could change to freezing rain, sleet and/or snow from west to east in this zone., which could lead to a risky afternoon commute.

Author: 0 Jay Ajayi key to Philadelphia Eagles running the ball

He caught 10 passes for 83 yards and two touchdowns from Donovan McNabb. But Foles believes he knows how to make it work better going forward. I just don't see it happening. After studying film over the past two weeks leading up to their first playoff game, the Philadelphia Eagles have asked Nick Foles to be more aggressive with the football .

Sports Hue Jackson Will Return as Browns Head Coach Despite 0-16 Season
Author: 0 Hue Jackson Will Return as Browns Head Coach Despite 0-16 Season

In a league designed for parity, the Browns remained a parody to the end, poetically sealing the 28-24 loss after wide-open receiver Corey Coleman dropped a ideal fourth-down pass from DeShone Kizer in the red zone. I'm not surprised about the outcome today. Even without starters including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger , running back Le'Veon Bell, wide receiver Antonio Brown - who were inactive as Pittsburgh prepares for the postseason - the Steelers moved the ball easily.

Sports Steph Curry Expected to Return Saturday
Author: 0 Steph Curry Expected to Return Saturday

After averaging under 99 possessions per 48 minutes in the 11 games without Curry (they were at 103.94 before the injury and even faster with Curry), Golden State played at a pace of 106 .73 in his almost eight first-quarter minutes against a team that prefers to slow things down.

Sports Manu Ginobili passed in a 3-pointer, confusion and insanity ensued
Author: 0 Manu Ginobili passed in a 3-pointer, confusion and insanity ensued

As the third quarter came to a close with the Spurs looking to add to a healthy lead against the New York Knicks , Ginobili attempted a pass to Aldridge under the basket. "I certainly wouldn't have to pass the ball", said Popovich, per NBA.com . Manu Ginobili , in his 16th season with the San Antonio Spurs , proved Tuesday night that he's still got it.

Sports Brian Urlacher named finalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Brian Urlacher named finalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame

The finalists were announced Tuesday. The 18 men will be voted on at a meeting of 48 Hall of Fame selectors on February 3, the day before Super Bowl LII. The Bears reportedly had little interest in resigning the then 34-year old, and Urlacher spatted with then-general manager Phil Emery. Both Moss and Hutchinson are in their first years of eligibility for the Hall of Fame.

Sports Peterhansel stays top after eventful Dakar fourth stage
Author: 0 Peterhansel stays top after eventful Dakar fourth stage

Qatar's Nasser al-Attiyah, a two times Dakar victor and leader after the opening day, fell to fourth in his Toyota and was 58 minutes adrift of 13 times victor Peterhansel, who was third in the stage. Loeb finished one minute 35 seconds ahead of teammate Carlos Sainz on Tuesday, and he was more than three minutes in front of compatriot and defending champion Stephane Peterhansel, reports Xinhua news agency.

Sports Mike Tyson Is Opening a Giant Pot Farm and Resort
Author: 0 Mike Tyson Is Opening a Giant Pot Farm and Resort

The Blast reports Tyson's 40-acre facility is set to become a marijuana Mecca as Californian entrepreneurs rush to meet the so-called "Green Rush" of growing demand for cannabis in the state. Wood is seen in video of a December 20 groundbreaking ceremony as calling the Tyson Ranch a potential "rebirth" for California City , which has a population of just over 14,000 and lies roughly 65 miles southwest of Death Valley National Park.

Sports Red Dead Redemption 2: Shark Cards Here To Stay?
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2: Shark Cards Here To Stay?

Red Dead Redemption 2 is a Western drama much like its predecessor so there's going to be no shortage of grit. CoolShop, a Danish retailer, has possibly revealed the Red Dead Redemption 2 release date. Do you think this Red Dead Redemption 2 leak is legit? Unofficially, it looks like it could be coming just in time to distract everyone from E3. Red Dead Redemption was set during 1911 and centred on ex-outlaw John Marston whose wife and sons are taken hostage by the government, ...

Sports Joshua and Parker close to agreeing heavyweight unification deal
Author: 0 Joshua and Parker close to agreeing heavyweight unification deal

Fury, who has not boxed since winning the WBA, WBO and IBF titles from Wladimir Klitschko in November 2015, said yesterday that he was reapplying for his licence from the British Boxing Board of Control after... Higgins added: "There's no deal yet, but we have a draft contract going over and back, and some of the big tricky things have been agreed, which is promising".

Sports Lonzo Ball Posts Unique Double-double
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Posts Unique Double-double

And it won't stop ESPN from covering LaVar, who generates interest. Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy is also disgusted with ESPN's decision to publish comments made by Lonzo's father. They asked him to tone it down or come to them first if they had concerns. "Or are they just blowhard loudmouths?" He's obviously unwilling to cease his criticism and he turned it up a notch in the last salvo, causing the coaching fraternity to rail against him (and the media that publicize his ...

Sports Saints defender follows through on Cam Newton trash talk by
Author: 0 Saints defender follows through on Cam Newton trash talk by

It's a playoff game against a divisional rival. "You can't be more happy about the way we played in terms of how we finished", said Jordan, the All-Pro defensive end. "We did everything the right way". Would I have punted and forced Carolina to go 90 yards with no timeouts? Does it change my mind-set going into the game? No.

Sports Kelly Clarkson finds 'nothing wrong' with spanking her kids
Author: 0 Kelly Clarkson finds 'nothing wrong' with spanking her kids

I'm from the South, y'all, so we get spankings. "That's why this show really does complement my desires for this industry". "I warn her. I'm like, 'Hi, I'm going to spank you on your bottom if you don't stop right now, like, this is ridiculous.' And honestly, it's really helped", she added.

Sports Cristian Pavon could cost Arsenal €35m as Boca Juniors want release fee
Author: 0 Cristian Pavon could cost Arsenal €35m as Boca Juniors want release fee

Since his arrival from Talleres de Cordoba, Pavon has scored 17 goals and provided 14 assists in 60 games for Boca Juniors , including three goals and six assists in 12 games in all competitions this season. With his pace, dribbling and work ethic, he shares many attributes with the Manchester-bound Chilean. How much will Pavon cost? According to reports in both England and Argentina on Tuesday, Arsenal are interested in Boca Juniors forward Cristian Pavon .

Sports Yusuf handed 5-month ban
Author: 0 Yusuf handed 5-month ban

Pradeep Sangwan was banned for 18 months when he had failed a dope test in 2013. The 35-year-old Baroda-born hard-hitting batsman last played for India in 2012 and has been sidelined with the emergence of other all-round options in the form of Ravindra Jadeja and Axar Patel.

Sports Trevor Bayliss to step down after 2019 home season
Author: 0 Trevor Bayliss to step down after 2019 home season

England has a busy worldwide schedule this year as they have to play limited-over games in Australia and are also scheduled to tour New Zealand in March this year. PAUL FARBRACE - BAYLISS' No 2 - but England may want a clean break. JASON GILLESPIE - MISSED out in 2015 to Bayliss. Put simply, numerous most important issues facing the national - over selection, style and even infrastructure - will be overseen by a man who will be gone before crunch time arrives.

Sports Jon Gruden was notably bad at using the coach's challenge
Author: 0 Jon Gruden was notably bad at using the coach's challenge

Minutes after the Raiders fell to the Los Angeles Chargers , 30-10, Del Rio, the Raiders head coach, was told by owner Mark Davis that he wouldn't be back next season. "There's no validity to that at all". None. Zero. That's a nice segment I saw, but no ownership, that's for sure. "He told me he loved me and appreciated all that I did, but felt like we weren't going in the right direction", Del Rio said.