• Everton completes signing of Theo Walcott from Arsenal
Everton completes signing of Theo Walcott from Arsenal

But the Toffees boss could not hide his delight at beating off competition from Walcott's former club Southampton to land his man. "He told me it was a great place to play football and a club that is on the up". "There's something about this move which I've just felt good about", Walcott told the Everton website Wednesday. I want to be a part...

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  • Newcastle United Eye Everton Loan Deal
Newcastle United Eye Everton Loan Deal

The Toffees had been tipped to also go after Bayern Munich defender Juan Bernat in order to bolster their backline, which also has been fragile at times. Davy Klaassen and Sandro Ramirez are two players Everton will listen to offers for this month, with neither summer signing settled at the club.

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  • Joel Embiid thanks fans for making him All-Star starter
Joel Embiid thanks fans for making him All-Star starter

Finally healthy, he's been putting on a clinic en route to his first All-Star appearance. Only 10 players will start in Los Angeles on February 18, but 249 players - roughly half the league - were listed on at least one ballot in the player portion of the All-Star selection process.

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  • Nation is proud of Virat Kohli: BCCI
Nation is proud of Virat Kohli: BCCI

I won that (ODI) back in 2012. Among other awards, Yuzvendra Chahals incredible haul of 6/25 against England in Bengaluru last year, was named as Twenty20 worldwide performance of the year. 'I am incredibly humbled and I love playing Test cricket - it's the game that challenges your skills and your mind the most'. Smith has been named in the ...

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  • Halladay Had Morphine in System When His Airplane Crashed
Halladay Had Morphine in System When His Airplane Crashed

His blood-alcohol level was 0.01, the report said. However, a source familiar with the autopsy told the website that the pitcher's results were consistent of someone using perscription medication. Medical examiners found that Halladay suffered rib and leg fractures, liver, lung and spleen injuries, as well as a subdural hemorrhage, according to ...

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  • South Korea considers bitcoin ban as currency takes a huge tumble
South Korea considers bitcoin ban as currency takes a huge tumble

Before asserting that Bitcoin has crashed, however, it is important to take note of the cryptocurrency market as a whole and Bitcoin's relative performance. In addition, some are blaming part of the rout on the Lunar New Year, as Asian traders cash out their cryptocurrencies to travel and buy gifts for the holiday that starts February 16 this year.

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  • Aubameyang could still have Dortmund future
Aubameyang could still have Dortmund future

Arsenal have told Borussia Dortmund they are willing to include Olivier Giroud as part of the deal to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to reports . Aubameyang's addition will, thus, not only solve the problem of consistent scoring to an extent, but also add another dimension to Arsenal's game through his pacy outlet.

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  • Jets WR Anderson faces 9 charges in Florida arrest
Jets WR Anderson faces 9 charges in Florida arrest

Jail records show Anderson faces nine charges, including threatening harm to a public servant, resisting arrest and traffic violations. A Jets spokesman said, "We are aware of the situation". Anderson reportedly continued making threats like that for an unreported amount of time He allegedly threatened the officer and his family repeatedly.

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  • Andy Carroll not joining Chelsea on loan, says West Ham coach
Andy Carroll not joining Chelsea on loan, says West Ham coach

Hammers boss David Moyes has denied that he has yet received a bid for the striker who is now out of action due to an ankle injury. In his tactical nous, Conte has been reluctant to implement his backup striker, Michy Batshuayi , who was signed from Marseille for a whopping transfer fee of £33.2million in the summer of 2016 .

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  • Cavani Equals Zlatan Record As PSG Destroy Dijon
Cavani Equals Zlatan Record As PSG Destroy Dijon

Cavani became the Parisians's joint all-time leading scorer as the Ligue 1 leaders moved 11 points clear after thrashing Dijon at the Parc des Princes. Neymar scored his final goal of the match in the 83rd minute on a penalty kick. Cavani got on the scoresheet in the 21st minute to bring the score to 3-0.

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  • Top seeds bundled out of the Australian Open
Top seeds bundled out of the Australian Open

Stephens, who withdrew from the Brisbane warmup event with a right knee injury, reached the semi-finals in Melbourne in 2013 but lost in the first round in 2015 and 2016 and missed out through injury a year ago. Zhang didn't let up in the third set as she won the hard-fought third set to clinch the match. "I'm just going to enjoy that, see where ...

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  • Federer impressive in first round win
Federer impressive in first round win

Roger Federer knows he faces a huge challenge to match last year's "fairy tale" after starting the first grand slam of 2018 with a dominant Australian Open victory over Aljaz Bedene . The ninth-seeded Swiss Stan Wawrinka , who underwent knee surgery past year and also missed six months of action, battled through the pain to put out Lithuania's...

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  • Snow warnings for Northumberland extended to Thursday
Snow warnings for Northumberland extended to Thursday

In addition some roads and pavements may become icy, increasing the chance of injuries from slips and falls. Sub-zero temperatures and wintry showers could make a return to Yorkshire next week. A Met Office yellow " be aware " snow and ice warning is in effect from 04:00 GMT on Tuesday until 11:00 on Wednesday. Any persistent snow is most l...

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  • Packers Hire Defensive Coordinator
Packers Hire Defensive Coordinator

He was hired as the head coach of the Cleveland Browns in 2014, and was sacked after the 2015 season. He hired Joe Philbin, the former Miami Dolphins coach, to rejoin his staff likely as offensive coordinator to replace Edgar Bennett, who will not return.

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  • Conte: Barkley to play against Norwich in FA Cup
Conte: Barkley to play against Norwich in FA Cup

Chelsea will be hosting Norwich City in the replay of the third round match of FA Cup on Wednesday, after they played out a goalless draw at Carrow Road earlier on January 6. The 48-year-old said: "I saw a lot of players that looked exhausted". Conte hinted Chelsea's energy levels are affecting results because he doesn't have the quality...

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  • Shaq and Charles Barkley Laughed Off the Whole Rockets-Clippers Fiasco
Shaq and Charles Barkley Laughed Off the Whole Rockets-Clippers Fiasco

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , four Rockets players, Chris Paul , James Harden , Trevor Ariza , and Gerald Green , "breached" the Clippers locker room by sneaking through a back corridor in the Staples Center. "That's it. You should ask them". The Clippers have won the first two meetings between the teams this season and the thir...

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  • Hijab hoax? Toronto cops say scissor incident never happened
Hijab hoax? Toronto cops say scissor incident never happened

Her mother called on police to treat it as a hate crime. The incident never happened , said police spokesman Mark Pugash. Khawlah Noman, 11, reported to police on Friday that she was heading to the Pauline Johnson Junior Public School when she was approached from behind by a man who pulled off the hood of her jacket and then cut her hijab wi...

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  • Auto racing: U.S. racing pioneer Gurney dies
Auto racing: U.S. racing pioneer Gurney dies

Among his many sports auto victories was in the 1967 Le Mans 24 Hours for Ford with fellow American AJ Foyt . Only two other drivers, Mario Andretti and Juan Pablo Montoya, have done that in the 50 years since. Gurney began racing in 1955 and in his career won in almost every division he entered. He began racing in 1955 for Ferrari and Porsch...

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  • Paige VanZant's flyweight venture gets off to absolutely disastrous start
Paige VanZant's flyweight venture gets off to absolutely disastrous start

It wasn't enough as Rose-Clark did plenty of damage early on to get the decision 30-27, 29-28, 29-28 on the three judges scorecards. "Jessy Jess" was coming off of a successful UFC debut, defeating Bec Rawlings by split decision. When the fighters were upright, Clark landed some good counterpunches after VanZant missed. I feel I'm one of the best w...

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  • Spurs vs. Lakers recap, reactions: Lakers' youth too much for injured Spurs
Spurs vs. Lakers recap, reactions: Lakers' youth too much for injured Spurs

As for LaVar, he has more to worry about than weighing in on the Lakers coaching situation from Lithuania considering TMZ Sports reported the Better Business Bureau gave his company, Big Baller Brand, an F grade. Larry Nance Jr. had 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Lakers (14-27), who blew an early 19-point lead before running away in the four...

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  • New Zealand wins toss, bats in 3rd ODI vs
New Zealand wins toss, bats in 3rd ODI vs

Martin Guptill also played a handy knock of 45 off 62 while Tom Latham paced a run-a-ball 35. Tight bowling and a slow outfield restricted New Zealand to 37 for one after 10 overs and the pressure started to show by the 20th over as the run rate remained around four an over.

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  • Chelsea misfires again in 0-0 draw against Leicester in EPL
Chelsea misfires again in 0-0 draw against Leicester in EPL

The Blues - who could slip behind Liverpool and into fourth on Monday (AEDT) - will hope to get back on track in their midweek FA Cup third-round replay at home to second-tier Norwich City. "We suffered a lot in the first half and at the start of the second half but when I chose to put fresh energy the game changed". "I think the last pass is...

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  • Mike Ditka: Jon Gruden faces 'helluva challenge' with Oakland Raiders
Mike Ditka: Jon Gruden faces 'helluva challenge' with Oakland Raiders

Jon Gruden hopes he'll finally get the chance to meet Marshawn Lynch now that he's coach of the Oakland Raiders . Which is exactly what Mark Davis did by offering a steep price with 10 years to go with it. If it wasn't about making Gruden the head coach, the conversations were always centered on what can be done to make the team better. "I ca...

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  • Man City coach Guardiola slams EPL festive schedule
Man City coach Guardiola slams EPL festive schedule

City beat Watford 6-0 and 5-0 in their two previous meetings and it threatened to be a similar thrashing from the moment Sterling hooked in from close range following Leroy Sane's fierce center across the face of the six-yard box. "We just need to focus on what we have to do, correct our mistakes from [the Palace draw] and keep going". "You c...

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  • Saints and Jaguars win wild card games
Saints and Jaguars win wild card games

Let's get the bad news out of the way. It took the Buffalo Bills 6,575 days to make it back to the playoffs, and they took on the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Stadium in Jacksonville. "I am going to tell my kids about this because I don't know if they will ever make the playoffs again". "But we found a way to win, and that's all that matt...

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