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Sports US Olympic Chief Unfazed by Korea Tension, Vows to Bring Team
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The 33-year-old American won the Olympic downhill title at Vancouver 2010 but was unable to participate four years later in Sochi because of a knee injury. "I want to represent our country well, and I don't think there are a lot of people now in our government that do that". But I have to win to be invited.

Sports Baltimore Ravens at Pittsburgh Steelers - 12/10/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 Baltimore Ravens at Pittsburgh Steelers - 12/10/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

But while both teams now sit in playoff position, there is plenty still on the line. Make no mistake, Coach Mike Tomlin said : "This is a tough game, tough business. That includes a league-best 20 interceptions and nine fumble recoveries, and the Ravens also lead the league with a turnover margin of plus-14. Assuming he is active, Sunday will be Harrison's 25th Steelers-Ravens game.

Sports Derrick Rose confirms he might need ankle surgery
Author: 0 Derrick Rose confirms he might need ankle surgery

It's hard not to feel sad for what Rose is going through, but there's at least one person, who doesn't sympathize with the former NBA MVP. That's some serious form of resentment from Patterson, though he really deserved some credit for actually playing in all of the Thunder's 24 games despite not one, but two bone spurs.

Sports Peru's World Cup Team Captain, Paolo Guerrero, Suspended
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BC-SOC-FIFA-Guerrero Banned, 4rd Ld-Writethru, 284Peru captain Paolo Guerrero to miss World Cup, banned 1 yearAP Photo LON112, SPANFP165Eds: Updates with quotes from Peru's football association. Guerrero, 33, has 32 goals in 86 global appearances with Peru. He also helped Brazilian club Corinthians win FIFA's World Club Cup in 2012, scoring the winning goal in the final against Premier League side Chelsea.

Sports OR reportedly going to hire Mario Cristobal as its next head coach
Author: 0 OR reportedly going to hire Mario Cristobal as its next head coach

A quarter-century later, Johnson gave Cristobal's promotion from co-offensive coordinator to head coach a thumbs up on Twitter to his 12.2 million followers, calling UO's decision "phenomenal". That should speak volumes to the type of impact that Cristobal had on the program in such a short amount of time, seeing as he is off his first season in Eugene.

Sports Stanton down to four teams
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That report, from Sirius XM's Craig Mish , says the Cubs are one of four teams that Stanton will approve a trade to. New Marlins CEO Derek Jeter said last month that the team is listening to trade offers for the slugging outfielder and says Miami must make changes to stop losing money.

Sports West Ham vs Chelsea 9 December 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions
Author: 0 West Ham vs Chelsea 9 December 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

Moyes' side are next in action against Chelsea at the weekend, before they take on Arsenal. The Eagles put on a committed display, outfought the Blues and deservedly won 2-1. Hazard scored twice against Newcastle and Morata also found the net, and had Atleti keeper Jan Oblak not put on a world-class display on Tuesday night the pair would nearly certainly have been on the scoresheet again.

Sports Arsenal boss Wenger insists title hopes not over
Author: 0 Arsenal boss Wenger insists title hopes not over

Speaking to arsenal.com following the game Wenger said: "I believe that it was done in a stylish way and in a technically-high quality game from our side". The Arsenal midfielder participated in all the games played so far in the European competition. "You forget about that once you're on the pitch".

Sports Win over Borussia Dortmund helped Real Madrid find rhythm: Lucas Vázquez
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Peter Bosz has unleashed a bombshell by claiming that Real Madrid weren't to be considered the favourites to this season's Champions League . Victory in the match against real Madrid will not only sweeten the bitterness of a disastrous performance in the Champions League , but will give a ticket to the 1/16 finals of the Europa League, but already there is to think about the victory in the second most important tournament of the Old world.

Sports Steelers LB Shazier undergoes spinal surgery
Author: 0 Steelers LB Shazier undergoes spinal surgery

Steelers teammates express optimism and concern for Ryan Shazier as he undergoes testing for a spine injury. Shazier left Paul Brown Stadium on a stretcher less than four minutes into his team's 23-20 victory over Cincinnati following a tackle that left the 25-year-old writhing on the turf, his legs motionless.

Sports United can deal with Pogba's derby absence, says Mata
Author: 0 United can deal with Pogba's derby absence, says Mata

Pogba can definitely improve the tactical and positional areas of his game , as at times he does tend to become attracted to marauding forward when sometimes, like against Arsenal last weekend when his team is two nil up, the best option is sometimes to sit in, and pick your moments to burst forward a little more wisely.

Sports Cameroon star Vincent Aboubakar double sees Porto through to knock-out stages
Author: 0 Cameroon star Vincent Aboubakar double sees Porto through to knock-out stages

RB Leipzig's hopes of reaching the Champions League knockout stages in their debut European season were ended after they suffered a 2-1 home defeat by Besiktas amid late drama on Wednesday. "I can't remember a game in which we had so many chances", said Leipzig coach Ralph Hasenhuettl. Werner was ruled offside after finding the net on 21 minutes, before the referee waved away an optimistic penalty appeal from Jean-Kevin Augustin.

Sports 2 killed, 2 injured in knife attack in Tokyo
Author: 0 2 killed, 2 injured in knife attack in Tokyo

Shigenaga and the other woman, who was his girlfriend and believed to be in her 30s, apparently ambushed Nagako after she got out of a auto on the grounds of the shrine in Tokyo's eastern ward of Koto. After slashing the priestess, Shigenaga Tomioka then stabbed a younger woman he was with to death with a sword, before killing himself, police said.

Sports Georges St-Pierre vacates title; Whittaker vs. Rockhold set for UFC 221
Author: 0 Georges St-Pierre vacates title; Whittaker vs. Rockhold set for UFC 221

He added regarding his contracting ulcerative colitis , which he believes was related to his moving up in weight classes, " I did what I did; I learned from my mistakes ". Recently MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC was looking at Whittaker - Rockhold for the Perth, Australia card, and now the outlet's reporting the bout is nearly finalized.

Sports Philippe Coutinho opens door to Barcelona transfer
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho opens door to Barcelona transfer

It was a top-class performance from Coutinho, who also produced a brilliant performance against Brighton last weekend. Coutinho was subject to various bids for from the Blaugrana and he remains unsure about his future at the Anfield. I don't know if there will be an offer. "Since I stayed I have played with will and desire", continued the 25-year old, shifting the conversation towards more manageable territory.

Sports Marlins Trade Dee Gordon To The Mariners
Author: 0 Marlins Trade Dee Gordon To The Mariners

Neidert was a second-round pick in 2015. Gordon hit.308 with 60 stolen bases in 2017. The Marlins dealt Gordon at least in part because of his contract, which owes him $10.5 million this year and then an average of $13.5 million over the next three years.

Sports De Silva helps Sri Lanka force draw, India win series
Author: 0 De Silva helps Sri Lanka force draw, India win series

Explaining India's chances, Pujara had said while the Indian bowling has great strength, the Indian batsmen are capable of playing good attacks on foreign soil. We don't want to disturb him from there. He also took a dig at the Proteas' batting line-up. "We will be very well prepared before we head to South Africa".

Sports Bettman says NHL will consider Seattle expansion bid
Author: 0 Bettman says NHL will consider Seattle expansion bid

A Seattle ownership group has been authorized to file an application for an NHL expansion team, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Thursday. Seattle could become an option for 2020-21, though there are no guarantees the league expands there, Bettman said at the board of governors meeting.

Sports Burnley winger Robbie Brady to have knee surgery
Author: 0 Burnley winger Robbie Brady to have knee surgery

Brady is the sixth Burnley player to suffer a serious knee injury in four-and-a-half years, with Sam Vokes, Kevin Long, Dean Marney, Ashley Barnes and Lukas Jutkiewicz all being diagnosed with cruciate ligament injuries, with Marney close to a first-team return after his second such injury in three years.