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Sports Gold in the house: US men revel in historic title
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If you told me before the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics started that the U.S. men's curling team would win their first ever gold medal, I wouldn't believe you. Despite the fact the Games have been hosted relatively close to home , the team didn't exactly enjoy a homesheet advantage: They had only a little over a week to practice at the Gangneung Curling Center.

Sports Twins, Logan Morrison Agree To One-Year, $6.5M Deal
Author: 0 Twins, Logan Morrison Agree To One-Year, $6.5M Deal

Reports says the Twins will pay the 30-year-old $6.5 million guaranteed in 2018 with incentives and vesting options that could bring the deal to $16.5 millions over 2018 and 2019. Again, if those home runs (and 81 walks) are for real, this is an absolute steal. But if 2017 was a sign of things to come, we're in for a treat this season.

Sports Bruins sign US Olympic captain Brian Gionta
Author: 0 Bruins sign US Olympic captain Brian Gionta

The winger adds depth to a Bruins team that is poised to make a postseason run - and Gionta brings plenty of playoff experience as well having suited up in more than 100 postseason games. During his National Hockey League career, Gionta has played in 1,006 career games and scored 289 goals to go along with 299 assists. Gionta last played in the National Hockey League in 2017 for the Buffalo Sabres , serving as the team captain.

Sports Newcastle Fans Slam Spanish Forward as 'Absolute Liability' Following Draw at Bournemouth
Author: 0 Newcastle Fans Slam Spanish Forward as 'Absolute Liability' Following Draw at Bournemouth

What's interesting about Bournemouth and Newcastle now is that they both would appear to be clear of the relegation zone just looking at the table, sitting at 10th and 13th, respectively. We miss a chance, we concede a goal and then we lost the control we had for 70 minutes. Today we did everything for winning the game. "I always believe that we're good enough and that no matter what the situation is, it's possible".

Sports Swiss Gisin beats Shiffrin to combined gold in Alpine skiing
Author: 0 Swiss Gisin beats Shiffrin to combined gold in Alpine skiing

Shiffrin departs South Korea with two medals after she won gold in giant slalom and despite wild pre-Olympic predictions of her sweeping every event she entered, the American was satisfied with her return. But as I saw in my career, things can change quite quickly. "I gave it all today, skied a great race". "To be able to do this after the season they have had is, of course, fantastic for me", Myhrer said.

Author: 0 Arsenal vs. Manchester City (Carabao Cup final)

And although Wenger once more referenced the "offside" second goal, the Frenchman admitted his side made costly mistakes in the final defeat. Guardiola has happy memories of Wembley. Arsène Wenger's side succumbed to an embarrassing 2-1 defeat on Thursday against Swedish minnows Ostersunds FK. Manchester City and Arsenal both possess brilliant attacks and two managers who love possession and free-flowing football .

Sports In T20, the first six overs are the key: Raina
Author: 0 In T20, the first six overs are the key: Raina

South Africa needed 18 off the last over but although Kumar's second ball went for four, he kept it tight after that and India ended the two-month tour victorious. Jonker smashed his way to 49 runs off just 24 balls and nearly took the hosts to victory before falling off the last ball of the match. Christiaan Jonker of South Africa plays a shot during the 3rd T20 match in Cape Town .

Sports NRA lashes out at boycott in wake of shooting
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Mr Trump has promoted the idea of putting "gun-adept" teachers and staff in schools with concealed firearms to protect students after this month's shooting at a Florida high school killed 17 people. Allied Van Lines said it "no longer has an affiliate relationship with the NRA effective immediately". However, SimpliSafe announced Friday that it was terminating this deal.

Sports Russian Federation expects International Olympic Committee doping ban to be lifted in 'next few days'
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Bach also insisted that the Russian scandal had not overshadowed Pyeongchang 2018 despite a large majority of questions at his closing press conference having focused on the issue. Any Russian athletes that were allowed to attend the Korean Olympics were prohibited from competing under their country's flag or anthem. And above it all: unforgettable experiences for meticulously trained athletes from around the world, all gathered on a mountainous plateau on the eastern Korean Peninsula to ...

Sports Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United beat a very good Chelsea team'
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United beat a very good Chelsea team'

Off the pitch, it will be chance for both managers - Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho - to one up the other with their respective strategies. However, the United boss claims facing Chelsea is not especially emotional, especially with Liverpool coming to Old Trafford next month.

Sports Bjoergen bows out with final gold
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The United States finished in fourth place, and while they were able to match their nine golds from Sochi, overall they were on the podium five times fewer in South Korea than in 2014. "When we had the penalty with two minutes to go, I honestly thought we won't be Olympic champions". Bjørgen's contribution also included a gold medal in the 4x5km relay, a silver in the 15 km skiathlon and bronze in the 10km freestyle and team sprint.

Sports Crystal Palace vs Tottenham
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They passed the ball freely to each other setting up a golden chance at just 11 minutes in. Serge Aurier and Christian Eriksen had also missed golden chances in the second half, while Tottenham could have been awarded a penalty after Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey scythed down Ben Davies in the opening stages.

Sports Rangers trade Rick Nash to the Bruins for package of players, picks
Author: 0 Rangers trade Rick Nash to the Bruins for package of players, picks

Nash scored 18 goals and racked up 10 assists in 60 games for the Rangers this season. However, their plus-48 goal differential is the third best in the National Hockey League. Nash is in the final year of his contract that carries an annual cap hit of $7.8 million, and he is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent this summer.

Sports Top Programs Implicated in Federal Investigation
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While this lawsuit obviously doesn't have any effect on players like Fultz who are already in the league, it's just another example of how slippery the slope is for amateurism in college athletics. Among those named are former Wolfpack star Dennis Smith Jr ., ex-Tar Heels Brice Johnson and Tony Bradley, and current Duke center Wendell Carter Jr.

Sports Zaza Pachulia calls accusations by Russell Westbrook as 'childish'
Author: 0 Zaza Pachulia calls accusations by Russell Westbrook as 'childish'

Want Warriors news in your inbox? He tried to hurt me. Russell Westbrook wasn't exactly a happy camper when asked about a particular move made by Zaza Pachulia . After the game Westbrook and Paul George called Pachulia out. This does not mark the first time Pachulia has faced accusations about intentionally hurting a player.

Sports Wenger vows to attack Man City in League Cup final
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Ramsey, who scored the victor in last season's FA Cup final against Chelsea , as he did in the 2014 final against Hull, had no reaction to a fitness test on Saturday. Ahead of their latest meeting, we take a closer look at the two sides. Guardiola's managerial philosophy has been compared to Wenger's in the past, and the City boss added: "He likes one type of player, with quality and respect for the ball".

Sports Sean Miller's Buyout is Gigantic, Even if He's Fired for Cause
Author: 0 Sean Miller's Buyout is Gigantic, Even if He's Fired for Cause

When Dawkins asked Miller if he should work with assistant coach Book Richardson to finalize a deal, the Arizona coach responded that when it came to money Dawkins should deal directly with him, the ESPN.com report said. I will be interested in his perspective on Sean Miller. Head coach Sean Miller has not been charged with-nor accused of-any misconduct and he has been fully cooperative and supportive of our efforts to determine the facts in pursuit of the truth.

Sports Guardiola charged for wearing politically-loaded yellow ribbon
Author: 0 Guardiola charged for wearing politically-loaded yellow ribbon

Pep wore the ribbon in December a year ago in support of Catalan politicians who were imprisoned but he does not regret his action whatsoever with the Spaniard saying that he would accept whatever penalty that comes his way. Starsport understands Guardiola could also request a personal hearing to challenge the charge and is reluctant to back down. " Jordi Cuixart and Jordi Sanchez are in prison without their families".

Sports Shay's Slant: Four thoughts after KU cliches 14th-straight Big 12 title
Author: 0 Shay's Slant: Four thoughts after KU cliches 14th-straight Big 12 title

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Devonte Graham barged through a door with a big smile, wearing a hat tilted slightly forward over his eyes that read "14 straight". After having their first-half lead cut to one, the Jayhawks rallied, pushing the lead out to seven on a pair of free throws by Mykhailiuk and later to 10 on a wide-open corner 3-pointer from Malik Newman .

Sports Premier League table: Liverpool displace Manchester United from second position
Author: 0 Premier League table: Liverpool displace Manchester United from second position

That depends on other results . That is how it is. All the others are flying so you have to fly as well. It is really intense for all teams involved, for all the players involved. Minutes later Roberto Firmino scored his goal. Emre [scored] the opener. "Obviously, I think everyone knows who's going to win it this year. That's what you need in front of the goal, of course".