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by | February 22, 2018 | 01:00

It came 20 years after Earnhardt's only Daytona 500 victory, and in just the fifth appearance for the No. 3 in " The Great American Race " since Earnhardt's death. "I know Dale as good as anyone", Childress said. Joey Logano and Chris Buescher rounded out the top-five finishers in a wild 500-mile event. Dillon picked up his first win on the Monster Energy NASCAR Series previous year in Charlotte.

by | February 21, 2018 | 04:46

Bubba Watson said he had thoughts of retirement past year but they were put on hold after his two-stroke victory at the Genesis Open in Los Angeles on Sunday. UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Top-seeded Kevin Anderson won the first New York Open on Sunday, beating No. 2 seed Sam Querrey 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (1) for his fourth career ATP Tour title.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:57

Martin's departure now leaves Peyton Barber as the top candidate to start at running back in 2018, though there's a decent possibility the Buccaneers address the position through the draft or free agency in the coming months. In 2015, Martin finished with 1,402 rushing yards and six rushing touchdowns. Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times first reported the move. He ranked fourth in rushing yards and rushing touchdowns and fifth in scrimmage yards in franchise history.

by | February 17, 2018 | 00:44

Derek Roy, who once recorded 81 points in 78 games in a season for the Buffalo Sabres , added three assists. The Olympic hockey schedule has all teams, men's and women's, starting games at varied hours. That was a team of future Hockey Hall of Famers, NHL most valuable players and scoring champions like Sidney Crosby and Jonathan Toews. "For us, though, it was a good start".

by | February 17, 2018 | 00:39

According to reports this week, the future Pro Football Hall of Famer is being pursued as a part-time NFL analyst by FOX and ESPN with reports that Manning is the top choice for both networks. If ESPN were going to make dramatic changes to Monday Night Football , it would surely like to have a big name and compelling character like Manning as a headliner.

by | February 16, 2018 | 04:44

On her daughter being in Asheville, North Carolina to witness her match, she added: "It's her first match so I'm glad she got to see it". "I feel like I'm on the right track for me". The dead-rubber was supposed to be the feel-good, icing on the cake, but the Dutch players had other ideas. The seven-time Grand Slam victor, who enjoyed a renaissance year in 2017, earlier shook off a scratchy start to prevail 7-5, 6-1 in her singles match, ensuring the United States could continue their ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:24

Although he stuck with that formation for three games after Toby Alderweireld damaged his hamstring midway through the first half of the 3-1 win over Madrid, he has essentially abandoned the shape since November. Over the last years, with the goals he has scored, he has been on the level of the best. The first leg in Turin will be hotly contested as the ageing Juventus side look to prove their superiority against the young upstarts, Tottenham.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:17

It will be intriguing to see how Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal tackle the Proteas batting-line up, who countered the Indian spin duo easily in the last match. Toss: South Africa won the toss and chose to Field. This hasn't been much different from playing Sri Lanka at home with South Africa missing several big names in their batting but the return of AB de Villiers should boost the Proteas and also test India more.

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:21

Zinedine Zidane wants Manchester United and Chelsea target Isco at Real Madrid for "his whole life" after ruling out a summer exit for the player. "He is very good and he has shown". Zidane's own future at the club remains a doubt after Daily Mail have reported the possibility of Tottenham duo Mauricio Pochettino and Harry Kane moving to Bernabeu next summer as part of a massive overhaul at Real Madrid .

by | February 09, 2018 | 03:49

In 2016, the Nuggets drafted Jamal Murray - another guard - leaving Mudiay to come off the bench. The Dallas Mavericks acquired forward Doug McDermott from the New York Knicks as part of a three-way trade that also involved the Denver Nuggets prior to Thursday's trading deadline.

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:34

The game, which saw the Eagles bring home their first Super Bowl trophy, brought in an overnight rating of 47.4 rating for NBC . Here are our picks for the winners and losers of Super Bowl 52 . Wild forward Zach Parise, a Minnesota native, said during the week that he ditched his tickets after the Vikings lost. The president has been critical of NFL players who exercise their right to freedom of expression by kneeling during the national anthem to protest unfair police treatment of ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:31

The former England captain was omitted from the starting line-up for United's Champions League second-leg tie with Real Madrid, and for Ferguson's final game as United manager at Old Trafford, a 2-1 win over Swansea City. "And at Arsenal he'll have players round him running off the ball, taking the ball and he'll create goals and score goals". He spent his first season vying for a place with Ruud van Nistelrooy, Cristiano Ronaldo , Louis Saha and David Bellion, while final campaign ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:29

The 43-year-old has been New England's defensive coordinator since 2012. The Lions targeted Patricia from the beginning of their search, both for his tremendous on-field success and his relationship with general manager Bob Quinn , and interviewed him exactly one month ago on January 5.

by | February 06, 2018 | 13:47

Speedster Eroni Sau is on fifth place with 151 points. Australia's Lachie Anderson completed the line-up. The Innocent Simiyu charges now shift focus to the US where they will compete at the Las Vegas Sevens from March 3-5 in the fourth round of the series.

by | February 04, 2018 | 01:26

Despite the result , City is 16 points away from second-placed Manchester United , who will host Huddersfield later today and 19 points from third-placed Chelsea and Liverpool on Day 26 of the league. If i miss a chance, don't speak to me. Pep Guardiola's side played in the International Champions Cup previous year - with fixtures staged in Houston, Nashville and Los Angeles.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:55

Well, now we're here, a few days before the Super Bowl , a game that will find those same Philadelphia Eagles playing against the New England Patriots in a match-up replicating the 2005 Super Bowl (in which the Birds were defeated). Hopefully Pederson's able to make time for a big bowl of Haagen-Dazs ice cream on his 50th birthday as the Eagles prepare to face the Patriots in the Super Bowl on Sunday.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:43

Alex Smith has reportedly agreed to a four-year $94 million contract extension. with the Washington Redskins . And it's hard to feel great about paying a quarterback who turns 34 in May an average of $23.5 million per year. Smith gone to Washington and Drew Brees letting everyone know he is a Saint and nothing but, the Broncos top two quarterback targets this offseason figure to be Cousins and Minnesota's Case Keenum , who is also in line of becoming a free agent.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:42

Goodell said there isn't normally a stipulation in the ownership change process that requires a team stay put, but he said keeping the franchise in the Queen City will be a priority for the league. However, with 90 percent of Native Americans saying they did not find the Redskins name offensive, building momentum for a name change campaign became a bit of a challenge.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:40

This is the first time Wentz has spoken with the media since his injury on December 10th. Coach [Doug] Pederson and everyone establishing that culture, and coming in at the same time with them, it's just been great to just establish that together.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:39

Ben Tozer launched a long throw into the Spurs penalty area, which the visitors failed to clear properly, allowing Bennett the chance to centre. The team didn't really show that they wanted to go through to the next round. Spurs , whose last trophy triumph was the League Cup in 2008, were lacklustre throughout, but Harry Kane's 82nd minute equaliser spared their blushes and the tie will now be replayed at Wembley.?? "I hear in five years here that the FA Cup is magic".

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:31

My voice is shaking. "I never cry, but this is an emotional moment". Caroline Wozniacki wins her first Grand Slam title after a 7-6 (7-2), 3-6, 6-4 victory over Roumanian Simona Halep . Wozniacki regrouped, though, and had one hand on the trophy when she won the first set. From a year ago to today I'm so proud my friend so proud.

by | January 27, 2018 | 18:53

Stopping the clock at 14-12, Fiji's two tries came from Amenoni Nasilasila, both of which he converted. The match was played nearly exclusively in the Spanish half, aside from a late raid on the Australian line to close the first half, with Australia still yet to concede a point in four games.

by | January 26, 2018 | 01:44

Watch what our experts have to say about the strategies The Indian team must follow. Hashim Amla (54) and Vernon Philander (13) went undivided when the umpires called an end to the second session of play, with the hosts trailing by 44 runs to India's first innings score of 187.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:33

New York's Kristaps Porzingis, Indiana's Victor Oladipo and Washington's Bradley Beal from the Eastern Conference and Minnesota's Karl-Anthony Towns from the Western Conference are the All-Star rookies among the 14 players chosen by the league's 30 head coaches for the game that will be played February 18 at Staples Center in Los Angeles.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:39

The idea is to win games and be consistent and have the facility to fight for the top four", Pochettino added. Speaking at Friday's press conference, Pochettino said: "For me, he's a very important player for us". "They fight for themselves". However, this was far from the case as it was the Saints who continued their impressive performance into the second 45.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:43

Two shots off the lead at the start of the day, Fleetwood won thanks to an excellent back nine. Belgian Thomas Pieters , who shared the lead with Fisher after Saturday's third round, shot a final round of 72 to finish fifth alongside Chris Paisley .

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:54

The 127th ranked 23-year-old who was a lucky loser surprised everyone including herself with the win and is now in the third round of a Grand Slam. However, the Spaniard, who made 43 unforced errors, refused to use either her own physical condition or the near-40C heat as an excuse.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:17

West Brom ended their 20 game winless run in the Premier League last time out against Brighton - they've not won back-to-back games in the competition since their opening two of this season. He sees me more on the right, but I can play in any of those positions. "I wasn't thinking I was going to get there", he said ahead of becoming only the 31st manager in the modern era of English football to reach the landmark.

by | January 20, 2018 | 05:15

Djokovic faces France's world number 39 Gael Monfils in the second round. "I would like to see more players just being really themselves in front of the press, being more relaxed about it, not worrying so much about making mistakes". More of same was expected Friday, with a peak of 42 Celsius (107.6 Fahrenheit) forecast. Wawrinka appeared lethargic and generally didn't threaten Sandgren, who had never beaten a top-10 player.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:40

Keys, the 17th seed, had a 6-1, 7-5 win over Wang Qiang. Kerber's match against five-times grand slam champion Sharapova will be a duel of thirty-something players, and the German said she took heart from the longevity of tour veterans like Serena Williams and Roger Federer .