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Sports Red Wings' Chris Chelios named Team USA assistant for 2018 Olympics
Author: 0 Red Wings' Chris Chelios named Team USA assistant for 2018 Olympics

Since the men's hockey portion of the Olympics takes place from February 14 to February 25, Granato expects to miss four Big Ten conference games , per a release from UW. Olympic women's team to gold in 1998. Johannson said he has already talked with one player who "might retire" about joining the Olympics team, per Zaccardi, and there could ultimately be a handful of ex-NHL standouts who get the U.S.

Sports Antonio Conte demands Chelsea make more signings ahead of Premier League defence
Author: 0 Antonio Conte demands Chelsea make more signings ahead of Premier League defence

The bookmakers have given Chelsea odds of 3/1 to win the league championship in the 2016/17 campaign, while the Blues are 14/1 to win the Champions League on their return to Europe. But Lukaku was snatched away to Manchester United by Mourinho, forcing Chelsea to gamble on Morata who has shone for Madrid and for Juventus but who has yet to be tested in the hurly-burly of the English league.

Sports Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool can win the Premier League
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool can win the Premier League

Coutinho, who turned in a masterclass against Leicester in the 2-1 Premier League Asia Trophy final victory , followed that up with pure genius against Hertha Berlin on Saturday. Bayern will take on rivals Borussia Dortmund at the weekend before they kick their 2017/18 campaign properly with a DfB Pokal Cup first round tie against lowly Chemnitzer FC.

Sports England wins toss and bats in final test vs. South Africa
Author: 0 England wins toss and bats in final test vs. South Africa

We let ourselves down with the bat in the first innings, and we have been brutally honest about it. "The lads got stuck in and got a really good score on what proved to be a really challenging surface". "So we as a team are very motivated to keep those losses away from home on a limit". England: 1. Alastair Cook , 2. Keaton Jennings is also in line to retain his place after the opener, like Malan, who was brought up in South Africa , made a determined 48 in England's second innings ...

Sports Europa League qualifying draw: Everton face Hajduk Split
Author: 0 Europa League qualifying draw: Everton face Hajduk Split

For the second straight week the Toffees laboured to a 1-0 victory over Slovakian outfit Ruzomberok to book their place in the play-off round of the Europa League . The England Under-20 worldwide scored once in 11 appearances for the club last season and has already matched that tally - needing just two games and less than two hours of playing time to do so.

Sports Aston Villa sign Tottenham talent Josh Onomah on loan
Author: 0 Aston Villa sign Tottenham talent Josh Onomah on loan

Onomah has featured under Mauricio Pochettino in Tottenham's pre-season tour of the U.S., starting against Paris Saint-Germain and Roma in the International Champions Cup. Pochettino is close to a permanent transfer for the Southampton reserve goalkeeper, Paulo Gazzaniga, who he worked with previously when he was the manager at St Mary's.

Sports Amir Khan's Twitter says he's split from 'Golddigger' wife Faryal Makhdoom
Author: 0 Amir Khan's Twitter says he's split from 'Golddigger' wife Faryal Makhdoom

In a series of tweets, Amir Khan first announced that he and Faryal have agreed to split and he wishes her all the best but the announcement soon turned into a tirade as the exchange between her and Faryal turned into an ugly fight. Makhdoom lashed out at being called a gold-digger saying she had been paying her own and her daughter's bills and she nearly felt like being a single mother already.

Sports With Ryan Tannehill questions, Dolphins reportedly reach out to Jay Cutler
Author: 0 With Ryan Tannehill questions, Dolphins reportedly reach out to Jay Cutler

As for now, Gase said Matt Moore is the quarterback while Tannehill is out. When Tannehill sprained his left knee last December, long-time backup Matt Moore stepped up. Moore took all the first-team reps and put together one of his better practices. Cutler is slated to enter the broadcasting booth for Fox this season, but would reportedly consider delaying the move if he could start and be paid starter's money for the Dolphins .

Sports 'Rhythm City' Actor Dumi Masilela Dies
Author: 0 'Rhythm City' Actor Dumi Masilela Dies

Masilela died at a Tembisa hospital after being shot in an attempted hijacking in the Umnonjaneni Section of Tembisa. The family of late Rhythm City actor confirmed that the actor's aunt died shortly after hearing about his death on Thursday.

Sports Russian body bans six athletes over failed doping tests
Author: 0 Russian body bans six athletes over failed doping tests

Russian athletes who have been cleared by the IAAF still may participate in global competitions, although they must compete under a neutral flag. The president of the IAAF Sebastian Coe has welcomed this day "constructive". "It is an important step on the way to the rehabilitation of Russian athletes". Russian Federation was accused in a World Anti-Doping Agency report a year ago of widespread state-sponsored doping.

Author: 0 Andrew Wiggins set to sign extension with Minnesota Timberwolves

In the summer of 2017, Irving asks for a trade to leave James' shadow, get out of the "son" role on the team and have a team built around him so he can be recognized. The Cavs' trade demands might be high right now, but they'll likely drop as the regular season approaches considering Irving's intentions are already well known.

Sports Bruce Smith works with Cleveland Browns defensive linemen
Author: 0 Bruce Smith works with Cleveland Browns defensive linemen

Find Garrett after practice, and there's a chance that the No. 1 pick is carrying the helmets and pads of his teammates, only to come back out on to the field and bust out 100-yard sprints. Garrett. "Joe can be an invaluable asset to Myles", said Smith, who is in town for this weekend's Hall of Fame inductions in Canton. "To be able to communicate with him after a play is over, after a pass rush".

Sports Turkey names new army commanders
Author: 0 Turkey names new army commanders

Turkey's top military group has chose to replace the leaders of the army, air force, and navy. Military reassignments and promotions are expected to be discussed in the wake of last year's defeated coup . As the defendants arrived to court, some of the protesters threw hangman's nooses and stones toward them, shouting "murderers" and demanding that the death penalty be reinstated.

Sports Alabama coach Nick Saban won't suspend Da'Shawn Hand for DUI arrest
Author: 0 Alabama coach Nick Saban won't suspend Da'Shawn Hand for DUI arrest

The arresting officer found Hand at 4:30 a.m.at the 1100 block of University Blvd. Saban addressed Hand's situation with the rest of the team as well so others could learn from it. Saban also said Hand must complete community service, police ride arounds and other things to complete his punishment. "But the fact that he didn't drive the vehicle, which is what we tell the players not to do a and it's not OK that he was drinking, with me, and that's a behavioral issue that needs to be ...

Sports Clement wants Sigurdsson future resolved soon
Author: 0 Clement wants Sigurdsson future resolved soon

Sigurdsson scored nine goals and set up 13 more in 38 Premier League appearances for Swansea last season. Sigurdsson has been tipped to make the switch to Goodison Park all summer and it now appears that the deal could finally be set to come to fruition, with Clement disclosing that the Iceland global won't play in Swansea's friendly against Sampdoria on Saturday.

Sports Beckham's Miami Soccer Franchise: 'We're Getting Really, Really, Really Close'
Author: 0 Beckham's Miami Soccer Franchise: 'We're Getting Really, Really, Really Close'

The athletics-goods producer will remain the official supplier of MLS youth academies, development leagues and youth-affiliated clubs, which means the partnership covers over 85,000 soccer players. The drawn-out hunt by one of the world's most famous athletes left local soccer fans baffled at Beckham's uphill climb, particularly as his group abandoned attempts for public contributions of land or to shield the stadium from property taxes by making it a government-owned facility.

Sports Out 2-3 months with broken collarbone
Author: 0 Out 2-3 months with broken collarbone

Fuller, the Texans' No. 2 receiver, jumped to catch a pass during a team drill and fell on his shoulder. The loss of Fuller, an emerging downfield threat, is a major blow to a Texans offense that already has questionmarks at quarterback, where Tom Savage and rookie Deshaun Watson are now competing for a starting job.

Sports Andy Murray out of Canadian Open through injury
Author: 0 Andy Murray out of Canadian Open through injury

Murray went into last month's tournament at SW19 carrying a hip problem and it was doubtful whether he would even be fit enough to defend the title he won in 2016. Former US Open champion Marin Cilic has also pulled out of Montreal. It also means Federer will celebrate his 36th birthday next Tuesday in Montreal.