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GSP Vs Conor McGregor Not Happening Says Dana White

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In October, St-Pierre told ESPN it would be "an awesome honor" to fight McGregor (21-3), but he would not call out a smaller fighter. The rumour mill has been buzzing with reports GSP is trying to set up a UFC super-fight with lightweight champion McGregor. Read More »

Salman Khan-Katrina Kaif Starrer Tiger Zinda Hai Sixth Day Business!

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Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer Tiger Zinda Hai has taken the box office by a storm and will soon emerge as the highest Bollywood grosser of 2017. The Tiger of the silver screen and one of the most popular actors of Bollywood, Salman Khan has turned 52 years old today and the fans are celebrating his birthday outside his home Galaxy Apartments. Read More »

Michigan State now favored in Holiday Bowl against Washington State

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However, a crushing loss to Ohio State kept them out of the conference title race. Michigan State's defensive line has been a pleasant surprise, but the consistency hasn't quite been there. They're 5-3 in games in which they are favored this season. Which team can finish its 2017 campaign on a strong note with a little momentum going into the offseason? Brendan Childress: After weeks of preparation, the Michigan State Spartans and the Washington State Cougars are ready to play in ... Read More »

Crystal Palace vs Arsenal | Latest Team News | Line-Up's | Predicted Score

The Gunners are now sixth in the table, three points behind Tottenham and four away from Liverpool in fourth spot as they seek victory over Roy Hodgson's improved side. With Arsene Wenger set to take charge of his 810th Premier League game, equalling Sir Alex Ferguson's record, the French boss will be desperate to improve on their form on the road. Read More »

Serena Williams Returns To Tennis

Never missed a Grand Slam in my professional career. Murray , 30, a regular visitor to the capital this time of the year to take part in the annual Mubadala World Tennis Championship , where he has twice been crowned champion, is not part of the tournament's main draw. Read More »

Arsenal midfielder Wilshere full of praise for Crystal Palace boss Hodgson

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It is likely that Wenger will want the contract situation sorted before the end of the January transfer window but it remains to be seen if the manager will allow him to leave midway through the campaign if an agreement is not reached. Giroud, 30, has hit over 70 Premier League goals for Arsenal since his 2012 move from Montpellier, but has just one Premier League game this season. Read More »

Hue Jackson confirms he will jump in Lake Erie

We put out this front where we are - we're not going 1-15 next year. "It is going to be at my convenience, and hopefully, I could get a lot of people to come out". I just think that is what you do. "It'll definitely be for my foundation, there's no question about that", Jackson said. "It'd be something that we're going to make special", Jackson said. Read More »

Crimson Tide lands in NOLA ahead of 2018 Sugar Bowl

For the crimson tide it's a chance at redemption. "I think that one of the statements I made past year after we didn't succeed in the championship game is don't waste the feeling, which means learn from the things you did and didn't do", Says Saban. Read More »

Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Crystal Palace

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The 3-3 draw against Liverpool last week was a further example of Arsenal's strength of character but it once again showcased their defensive vulnerabilities as they were hit on the counter attack by Jurgen Klopp's men - something they'll be desperate to avoid on Thursday. Read More »

Florida State, Southern Miss to clash in Walk-On's Independence Bowl Wednesday

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Winning three straight to squeak out a bowl berth, Florida State finishes the 2017 season above.500 at 7-6. Kickoff for tomorrow's game set for 12:30 here at Independence Stadium. Southern Miss RB Ito Smith. USM senior receiver Isaiah Jones played in Tallahassee, Fla., during the Seminoles' 2013 national championship season before leaving following FSU's 2014 spring practice. Read More »

American Airlines Apologizes For Accusing NBA G-League Players Of Theft

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The two players were given blankets by first-class passengers, according to Spears' report, but were accused of stealing them by a flight attendant. When the players took their seats in coach, a flight attendant, who appeared to be black, questioned them regarding the blankets, which lead to an argument. Read More »

Nike NBA City Edition Uniform

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The belt buckle is accentuated with the iconic banner design to match the crowded TD Garden rafters and highlights the Celtics' most recent NBA Championship in 2008. The Memphis Grizzlies jerseys pay homage to Martin Luther King Jr. Having taken over the licensing rights for the NBA's apparel this season, Nike has brought with it some changes, doing away with traditional home and away uniforms, and though not through the company's own initiative, featuring sponsors on the jerseys themselves. Read More »

Chiefs announce Patrick Mahomes will start Sunday

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The Chiefs traded up to get Mahomes in the 2017 draft and and selected him with the 10th overall pick. Mahomes will be able to get at least 1/16th of a season under his belt and show the coaching staff and front office what he can do with a week of game planning and a chance to lead several offensive series in a row. Read More »

NFL finalizes Week 17 schedule; no Sunday Night Football game

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Games on both Fox and CBS have been affected this year, with Fox flexing both NFC South games. And Al Michaels loved saying " Game 256 of the regular season, ' signifying it was the last game of the season before the playoffs". In total, there are seven games that will kick off at 1:00 p.m. ET and nine that will start at 4:25 p.m. ET. The only things that can be decided during the 1 p.m. Read More »

Celtic and Brighton hold talks over Moussa Dembele transfer

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Brendan Rodgers' Scottish Premiership champions still want £25million for Dembele, despite reports on Monday that an £18m fee had been agreed between the clubs. There is no fee, no bid, there have been no talks. Asked about the France Under 21 worldwide before Christmas , Hughton said: 'He is a very good player and has had a very good season but he's not our player. Read More »

Conte refuses to rule out move for £53m midfielder

Antonio Conte has refused to rule out a move for Chile worldwide Arturo Vidal and spoke fondly about the midfielder after yesterday's win over Brighton. "If we go to war, I'd always want him with me". Conte can call on N'Golo Kante and Cesc Fabregas as a central pairing. The reports also claim that Conte has informed Vidal of the salary that the Blues are willing to offer - and are said to be ready to pay him £250,000 a week. Read More »

Backup QB Devon Modster torches Kansas State with deep TDs

According to ESPN .com's Kyle Bonagura , UCLA finished the season by allowing five separate opponents to rush for at least 300 yards. It was almost enough to stop one of the best teams in the country during the second half of the 2017 season, as Kansas State closed strong with wins in five of their last six to finish a very trying campaign on a high note. Read More »

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: 'No offers made for Alexis Sanchez'

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Sanchez is not cup-tied for the Champions League, making him an attractive proposition for January's transfer window. Fekir has bagged an impressive 10 goals and four assists in 12 Ligue 1 appearances this season, so it is little surprise that he has been topped as the heir apparent to Sanchez. Read More »

Canadian Hockey Hall of Famer Johnny Bower dies at 93, family says

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According to a report by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Bower will be remembered for his bravery on the ice ring and his courteous behavior off it. 1 goalie, Mike Palmateer, was hurt and his backup, Paul Harrison, had the flu, Coach Punch Imlach asked Bower to suit up in case the minor league goalie Vincent Tremblay did not arrive in time for a game with the Montreal Canadiens on January 9, 1980. Read More »

Inter Milan in Henrikh Mkhitaryan Loan Rumours

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While Mkhitaryan has not yet justified the reported £30 million spent on his United signature previous year, there are other midfielders who have impressed for the Red Devils as they seek to challenge Manchester City for the Premier League crown. Read More »

$-0.02 EPS Expected for Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR)

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About 5.37 million shares traded. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ) has risen 8.29% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. The price/earnings to growth ratio (PEG ratio) is a stock's price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio divided by the growth rate of its earnings for a specified time period. Read More »

Jaguars vs. Titans Point Spread: NFL Week 17 Odds, Prediction

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If just one of those teams loses once, the Jaguars would pick up the No. 2 seed with two more wins. Marrone, speaking during a conference call, was addressing how the Jaguars (10-5) will approach their 2017 regular-season finale against the Tennessee Titans (8-7) at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee, Sunday. Read More »

Quick Lane Bowl Betting Preview: Duke vs. Northern Illinois

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They do play in the MAC, which isn't the same level of competition Duke faced (obviously), but against Boston College and Nebraska, they allowed just 233 yards on 86 carries (2.7 YPC). The first edition of the game pitted Rutgers against North Carolina, a game the Scarlet Knights won 40-21 after their first season in the Big Ten. The 2017 season was also a rebound year for Northern Illinois . Read More »

Barcelona routs Real Madrid in El Clasico

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Messi celebrates scoring against Real Madrid. "It will be important for us to win this game for what it means", said Messi as he picked up his award for being the top scorer in La Liga last season this week. Karim Benzema also tried to score, however, the attempt led to hitting the post. Nine minutes after the break Sergio Busquets's calm opened up the Madrid midfield as he fed Ivan Rakitic and Sergi Roberto eventually crossed to Suarez to apply the finishing touch . Read More »

Landon Collins dubs Eli Apple "a cancer"

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Besides, the other two guys, [Rodgers-Cromartie] and [Jenkins], I love those two guys. Besides that, DRC and Jackrabbit, they play hard, they love what they do. 10 overall in the 2016 National Football League draft. Collins said he's talked to Apple about his maturity and the impact his attitude has on the locker room. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp says 5-0 Swansea result 'perfect' for Liverpool

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Philippe Coutinho's opener after six minutes and second-half strikes from Roberto Firmino (two), Trent Alexander-Arnold and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain extended Liverpool's unbeaten run to 14 matches. "Important three points, five goals, clean sheet so it's all good". And the midfielder will be unavailable for the Boxing Day visit of managerless Swansea , who are bottom of the table and four points adrift of safety. Read More »

Vance Joseph reveals Broncos starting QB for Week 17

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The coach said Lynch "wasn't quite ready" for Week 16, but "hopefully he will be this week". Quarterback Paxton Lynch #12 of the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on November 19, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. There's a decent shot for rookie QB Patrick Mahomes to start for the Chiefs or at least see some playing time during this game, but Mahomes' participation would be more of a test run. Read More »

James Harrison visiting with Patriots Tuesday

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Lo and behold, that scenario coming into fruition took a step in the right direction on Tuesday when Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reported Harrison is slated to meet with the Patriots. Needing some defensive help before the playoffs, it would make very much sense for Bill Belichick and company to want to add a veteran presence like Harrison. Read More »

Liverpool put five past Swansea City

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Soft penalty calls for a Tom Carroll tug on Salah were correctly ignored by referee Kevin Friend, but Liverpool squandered a subsequent glorious chance to double their lead when Firmino drilled wide with time to pick his spot. "He is getting the goals now that you'd expect from a centre-forward". The hosts took a while to find their stride at Anfield, but Swansea never looked capable of a repeat of their 3-2 win in this fixture last season. Read More »

'Very Difficult': Son of Ex-Arsenal Star Eboue Bullied Over Dad's Suspension

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Eboue, who played in the 2006 Champions League final for the Gunners against Barcelona is said to be delighted by the offer. However we still expect the players to be able to afford it, such was Emmanuel Eboue's fall, he couldn't. I am not going to sell my clothes or sell what I have. I continue to thank God. "It was the life I had before compared to now. I will fight until the end because it is not fair". Read More »

NFL Playoff Scenarios: Who has to do What in Week 17?

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Outside of all the playoff-related action, upsets, and non-Kelvin Benjamin catches, what happened in some of the lesser-known matchups around the league in Week 16 of the 2017 season? The Steelers would get homefield throughout the AFC playoffs with two wins and a Patriots loss. Read More »

Kane has Messi tally in sight after latest hat-trick

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The England global overtook Shearer's 22-year record for Premier League goals in a calendar year, while also usurping Messi as Europe's top scorer for club and country in 2017. Harry Kane has defended team-mate Dele Alli, who quickly adopted the role of pantomime villain on Saturday, when Tottenham halted a five-game winless run on the road in the top flight. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton Mocks Nephew For Wearing A 'Princess Dress' On Christmas

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Other Twitter users have begun criticizing Hamilton for his actions in the video while one of his defenders said that the racer posted the video as a joke and has also posted numerous videos of him being loving to his nephew. Just for kicks, let's watch it below. "Jesus, how insecure can a person get about his gender and sexuality?" commented another. At the time, animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment Of Animals (PETA) blasted Hamilton's photos as a "foolish move" that ... Read More »

Du Plessis misses Zimbabwe test, de Villiers leads South Africa

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But the former Test captain will be back in whites on Boxing Day and is eager to make an immediate impact in the inaugural four-day floodlit pink ball Test. It has now been almost a decade since a rest day was taken in between a Test match. The follow-on can be enforced with a lead of 150 runs, compared to 200 runs in five-day games. Read More »

Former Cape League Star Pays Off Parents House for Christmas

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MANILA, Philippines - One Major League Baseball rookie gave new meaning to "home for the holidays" with his Christmas gift to his family. Our home is finally all YOURS. His mother and father broke down in tears after reading the letter and realizing what their son had done for them. After turning pro this summer, the 21-year-old first baseman hit.318/.401/.415 with more walks (27) than strikeouts (24) in 51 Single-A games. Read More »

Manchester United squad vs Burnley revealed

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Michael Carrick will remain on the sidelines following a procedure to deal with an irregular heart rhythm, but it is hoped that Chris Smalling will be fit for selection having picked up a slight knock late on at the King Power. That's what we've done over the season. What's our Boxing Day record like? Man Utd have won 19 of their 23 Premier League Boxing Day matches, giving them the best win percentage of all clubs on this day in the competition (83%). Read More »

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp much like Swans' Leon Britton

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The Liverpool winger, who broke the club transfer fee record when he moved over from AS Roma in the summer, is now tied with Harry Kane for the Premier League lead in goals scored (15 ). Despite disappointment at surrendering a commanding position in north London, Liverpool remain unbeaten in their last 13 matches in all competitions. Read More »

World chess official raps Saudi tourney hosts over exclusion of Israeli players

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The statement said the move was "clearly unfair to the players" and "violation of global law", and that legal procedures would be applied. Israel Gelfer, vice president of the World Chess Federation, or FIDE, and a FIDE Master from Israel, told Reuters on Sunday from Athens that the visas for the Israeli players "have not been issued and will not be issued". Read More »

Taimur Ali Khan's ideal family moments at Christmas party

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But, it was Taimur Ali Khan who stole the limelight. After all that excitement, Taimur returned to Mumbai with his parents just in time for the Kapoor family's Christmas celebrations. And fans finally got to see Taimur Ali Khan with his beloved mama Ranbir Kapoor. In this pic, Kareena, Karisma their mother Babita and father Randhir Kapoor along with Saif can be seen posing with Taimur in their Christmas party. Read More »

Shami, Thakur in for South Africa ODIs

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Kohli who has enjoyed enough rest and has had a leisurely time since his wedding, is now all set to return as the Captain in the limited overs fixtures. Suresh Raina who cleared the Yo-Yo test at the NCA in Bengaluru recently was ignored again along with Yuvraj Singh. India play their first ODI on February 1 in Kingsmead, Durban. Read More »

Heather Menzies-Urich, Actress In 'Sound Of Music,' Dies At 68

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Ryan told Reuters that the actress was recently diagnosed with brain cancer. "There is really no other way to describe the members of the cast of the movie of The Sound of Music ". Menzies-Urich's on-screen sister, Kym Karath, who played Gretl, said she was "filled with infinite sadness" upon learning of Menzies' death. Her other TV credits include Dragnet , Bonanza , Marcus Welby M.D., The Bob Newhart Show , Vega$, The Love Boat , Spenser for Hire and T.J. Read More »

Eagles overcome Raiders, clinch home-field advantage

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Ajayi threw his imaginary sack of presents over his shoulder and carried it to the stands, where he handed his touchdown ball to a fan in the front row. Later in the contest, they gave up a 34-yard run to Oakland's backup running back Jalen Richard . The Eagles have been burnt five times this season for completions of 60 yards or more. Read More »

Steelers clinch first-round bye with 34-6 win over Texans

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The Steelers should be able to overcome the injury of Brown, but will have to rely on guys like Le'Veon Bell and JuJu Smith-Schuster to overtake the offense. He returned to the field before the Steelers' final defensive drive was over. With two sacks, Steelers DE Cameron Heyward increased his season total to 12, the most by a Pittsburgh player since Steelers LB LaMarr Woodley recorded 13.5 sacks in 2009. Read More »

Arsenal ace Jack Wilshere makes demand to Arsene Wenger

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However, Liverpool later equalized through Roberto Firmino when Petr Cech was not able to keep his shot out as the game eventually ended in a thrilling stalemate. City have been the best team in the Premier League this season and are running away with the title at the moment. Meanwhile, James Milner lamented his side's defensive display during their 2-0 lead. Read More »