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Sports Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens Move No Closer to Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens Move No Closer to Hall of Fame

That's a lot of new Hall of Famers, considering that in 2013 not one player was elected by baseball writers. Players need to appear on 75 percent of ballots cast to earn election to the Hall. The other big question going forward is the likelihood that Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds will get in before they exhaust their 10 years of eligibility for the BBWAA ballot.

Sports LeGarrette Blount in 'Enemy Mode' with Former Patriots Teammates in Super Bowl
Author: 0 LeGarrette Blount in 'Enemy Mode' with Former Patriots Teammates in Super Bowl

Nick Foles has taken over for Wentz in the postseason and will be at the helm for Super Bowl LII in Minnesota. Think that doesn't matter? And in Super Bowl XLIX , Seattle led 24-14 in the fourth - and had a 94 percent win probability after the Patriots punted at the start of the fourth quarter - before Brady connected on consecutive touchdowns to Danny Amendola and Julian Edelman.

Sports Club adds digital coins to its arsenal
Author: 0 Club adds digital coins to its arsenal

The business agreement will see advertisements for the California-based CashBet Coin appear in Arsenal's home ground - the Emirates Stadium - during Premier League games. Integrating blockchain technology into the CashBet core iGaming stack will open new markets by democratizing access to world-class entertainment for a new group of players now underserved by the centralized banking establishment.

Sports Wisconsin men's hockey: Penn State preview
Author: 0 Wisconsin men's hockey: Penn State preview

Wouldn't that be quite a start to his Ohio State coaching career? Next fall, despite drawing Wisconsin and Iowa in cross-division play, the Nittany Lions have a bit more of a balanced schedule to take on next season. Penn State has failed to cover in its last three games, suffering losses at Northwestern, Indiana and Maryland. The Nittany Lions rank 23rd in steals per game (8.1) while the Buckeyes rank 128th (6.1).

Sports Mauricio Pochettino: 'Arsene Wenger should focus on Arsenal'
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino: 'Arsene Wenger should focus on Arsenal'

Pochettino, however, has refused to dismiss a potential move to Real, who are now under turmoil with manager Zinedine Zidane being given flak for his team's performance in the La Liga. "It's about the results, the ideas, it's the chairman, he can change the chairman and say come on, out". Mauricio Pochettino insisted Arsene Wenger should focus exclusively on Arsenal after the veteran manager appeared to have a dig at north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur .

Sports Conte admits he has little control over transfers
Author: 0 Conte admits he has little control over transfers

The Blues have been linked with bargain-bin strikers such as Andy Carroll, Peter Crouch, and Ashley Barnes, while Roma's Edin Dzeko is the latest reported target. There is a programme and a plan. "I don't like to speak about the transfer market, the club decides our transfer market, as I said before my task is to try to improve my players", he said.

Sports Tiger Woods has 'tempered expectations' on return to PGA Tour
Author: 0 Tiger Woods has 'tempered expectations' on return to PGA Tour

Woods himself said as much last month: "In an ideal world, I would like to have them feel what some of my past guys had to go against all those years". "I've got to start somewhere", he said as he prepared to take the first step on a path he hopes will lead him back to the Masters. Woods will tee off at 1:40 p.m (US time/9.40pm United Kingdom time) with fellow Americans Patrick Reed and Charley Hoffman as playing partners.

Sports Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United will not sign Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo'
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United will not sign Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo'

Marco Asensio is unhappy with Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane after spells on the bench. I think I should be the last one to add some fuel to the fire. I'm a player who wants to give everything on the pitch. Real Madrid are set to pursue the goalkeeper again next summer and according to Spanish radio station Cadena SER , they have got in touch with super agent Mendes to discuss a proposed deal.

Sports Federer faces Chung semi test as Kerber, Halep shine
Author: 0 Federer faces Chung semi test as Kerber, Halep shine

The Korean tennis star earned prize money of almost 711,000 US dollars for entering the semi-finals, and some 40,000 dollars for the quarter finals which amount to more than 40 percent of his accumulated prize money before the games. This is Roger's 14th Australian Open semifinals. It had been nearly 20 years since multiple unseeded players had last reached the semi-finals at the Australian Open .

Sports Thiery Henry: Henrikh Mkhitaryan looks like an Arsenal player
Author: 0 Thiery Henry: Henrikh Mkhitaryan looks like an Arsenal player

I think everybody knows what he did at Arsenal. He had lots of choices. "The game that's coming, you want to win it". Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has hailed new signing Alexis Sanchez as one of the "best attacking players in the world", confirming that he will be in the squad to face Yeovil in the FA Cup .

Sports Dana White: I will make Nate Diaz an offer to fight today
Author: 0 Dana White: I will make Nate Diaz an offer to fight today

Following his knockout of Justin Gaethje at UFC 218 in December, Alvarez said he wants a " big, mega-fight " next, which Diaz would certainly fit the bill. Lee has referred to Diaz as a "journeyman" and "not a real fighter" in the past in hopes of catching his attention. Dana White is telling us one thing on one [side] of the curtain and on the other side he's saying, 'No, Conor McGregor is the champion.

Sports Burnley complete signing of Aaron Lennon for undisclosed fee
Author: 0 Burnley complete signing of Aaron Lennon for undisclosed fee

I understand those minor issues have now been resolved, and the 21-cap England global winger has completed the first part of his medical, and is due to undergo the second part today. He added: "He's a different type of player in our camp because we want to keep shifting it forward. I played with him for a little while and he's a top player, who's going to go a long way in the game", added Lennon, who starts a new phase of his career with the Clarets, having made nearly 350 Premier League ...

Sports Russian Federation ban decision was 'a balance', says Bach
Author: 0 Russian Federation ban decision was 'a balance', says Bach

Some 169 Russian athletes have been cleared to compete at the Pyeongchang Olympic Games next month, but not the top ones, a Russian Olympic Committee official said on Thursday (Jan 25). The IOC has banned Russia from the 2018 Games after confirming evidence of a massive state-backed doping programme that peaked during the 2014 Games in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi.

Sports Calls Continue for Investigation Into MSU's Handling of Nassar Abuse Allegations
Author: 0 Calls Continue for Investigation Into MSU's Handling of Nassar Abuse Allegations

It took a ridiculous amount of pressure from society to force Simon to finally leave her post on January 24, something she should have had the conscious to do on her own. "Therefore, I am tendering my resignation as president". More than 130 women and girls are suing Nassar. Following days of searing testimony, the Judge Rosemarie Aquilina told former USA Gymnastics doctor Nassar that he doesn't deserve to walk outside a prison ever again.

Sports Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits relief after Alexis Sanchez exit
Author: 0 Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits relief after Alexis Sanchez exit

Arsenal had lost only one of their previous seven games against Chelsea , but were quickly under the cosh as Hazard put the visitors ahead, calmly stroking the ball past David Ospina after Chelsea carved open the hosts' backline. New signing Henrik Mkhitaryan is cup-tied having played for Manchester United in the quarterfinals. "I felt that in January we paid a heavy price for uncertainty in our dressing-room", said the 68-year-old.

Sports Lucas Moura believes Tottenham could be right move from PSG
Author: 0 Lucas Moura believes Tottenham could be right move from PSG

Dele Alli was the last player signed by Tottenham in a winter transfer window when he moved to the club for just £5m from MK Dons in 2015 and Pochettino admitted it is hard to bring players to the club in January. "We are always open and I'm so open to adding some players". And the Brazilian star has informed the club, and his representatives, that he would like to link up with Maurcio Pochettino at Spurs .