Arsenal Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Alexandre Lacazette, Corentin Tolisso - 28分前  Bleacher Report

Arsenal are set for an "unprecedented recruitment effort" this summer, and among their list of targets are Lyon duo Alexandre Lacazette and Corentin Tolisso. That's according to French outlet L'Equipe (h/t the Mirror), with the signings to be headed by Arsene Wenger, as it appears "increasingly likely" he will remain as Gunners manager beyond this season. Wenger is in the final year of his contract at Arsenal and the club are out of the UEFA Champions League at the last-16 stage for the seventh season in a row and once again out of the Premier League title race,facing perhaps their toughest-ev...more
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Liverpool Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Michael Keane and Jose Gimenez - 1時間前  Bleacher Report

Liverpool have reportedly "hardened" their interest in Burnley centre-back Michael Keane and are set to rival Manchester United for the signature of Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez. According to MailOnline's Laurie Whitwell, the Reds' interest in Keane has become more concrete of late and the Clarets "are resigned to losing" him in the summer. The 24-year-old will be in the final year of his deal at Turf Moor next season, though Burnley "are determined to hold out for the highest fee, which is expected to push the price to more than £20 million." Meanwhile, the Mirror's Adrian Kaju...more
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Australian Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying: Results, Times from Friday's F1 Practice - 1時間前  Bleacher Report

Lewis Hamilton laid down a marker ahead of Sunday's season-opening Formula One Australian Grand Prix as he topped the timesheet by more than half a second on the first day of practice in Melbourne, Australia. The Englishman posted a lap time of one minute, 23.620 seconds in his Mercedes in second practice to finish0.547 seconds ahead of Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel on Friday. Hamilton's Mercedes team-mate, Valtterri Bottas, finished the day just 0.009 seconds back from Vettel in third, while Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen and local favourite Daniel Ricciardo in the Red Bull completed the top five. Ham...more
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10 Seniors with the Best Chance to Win the Heisman Trophy in 2017 - 2時間前  Bleacher Report

The Heisman Trophy has become a young man's award, with the last 10 winners coming from either the freshman, sophomore or junior class. The last senior to win was Ohio State quarterback Troy Smith in 2006, who at the time was the eighth senior in a 12-year span to earn the hardware. A greater dependence on underclassmen has contributed to younger stars dominating recent Heisman wins, in addition to the dearth of standout seniors who remain in college rather than turn pro following their junior season. These factors have made the likelihood of a senior winning less and less each season, but tha...more
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USA vs. Honduras: World Cup 2018 Qualifying Live Stream and Preview - 4時間前  Bleacher Report

The United States men's national team will be hoping to kick-start their qualifying campaign for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Friday in San Jose, California, at the Avaya Stadium, as they welcome Honduras for a crucial fixture. Having lost their first two matches in the Hexagonal phase, the USMNT already have ground to make up on the likes of Costa Rica and Mexico. New boss Bruce Arena will be desperate to get the team on track in what is his first competitive game in charge since his November reappointment. Honduras are determined opposition, though, and they will feel confident of exploiting a...more
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Italy vs. Albania: World Cup 2018 Qualifying Live Stream, Preview - 4時間前  Bleacher Report

Italy will play host to Albania on Friday evening in the latest leg of their 2018 World Cup qualification bid, where they'll have the opportunity to steal a march on joint-leaders Spain in Group G. The Azzurri go into Friday's encounter tied on 10 points alongside Spain, but a win over the Eagles atStadio Renzo Barbera in Palermo could see manager Gian Piero Ventura's side move clear at the summit. That's provided Spain drop points in their home clash against Israel, although that seems unlikely considering the 2010 World Cup winners are yet to concede a goal in either of their home group-stag...more
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Belgium vs. Greece: World Cup 2018 Qualifying Live Stream and Preview - 4時間前  Bleacher Report

Belgium clash with Greece in UEFA Group H qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, as the top-two teams in the standings battle at theKing Baudouin Stadium, Brussels, on Friday. The Red Devils lead the way with 12points in the group, but they will surrender topspot if the Greek team claim the three points in a shock victory. The home team are withoutthe influence of Chelsea talisman Eden Hazard who has a calf injury,according toNic Lustigof Sky Sports. Here is how you can watch the contest: Date:Saturday, March 25 Time:7:45 p.m. (GMT)/3:45 p.m. (ET) TV:Sky Sports 2, Fox Stream:Sky Go...more
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March Madness 2017: Top Social Media Highlights for Thursday's Sweet 16 - 5時間前  Bleacher Report

Oregon took several body blows from hard-charging Michigan, but the Ducks withstood every one of them and delivered the final punch as they earned a trip to the Elite Eight with a 69-68 victory at the Spirit Center in Kansas City. The game was tight all the way through as both sides had answers for scoring runs. Jordan Bell had a double-double for the Ducks with 16 points and 13 rebounds, and he also had this powerful first-half dunk. The key to Oregon's win was Tyler Dorsey, who scored the go-ahead layup with 1:08 remaining and scored 20 points in the game. He has scored 20 or more in six s...more
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Kansas vs. Purdue: Score and Twitter Reaction from March Madness 2017 - 6時間前  Bleacher Report

The Kansas Jayhawks became the third team to make the 2017 Elite Eight field, turning in an absolutely dominant performance against the Purdue Boilermakers in the form of a 98-66 win. The Jayhawks' dominance in the tournament has been a rarity to this point in the tournament, per ESPN Stats & Info: Sometimes, talent simply wins out in a game, which appeared to be the case here. Purdue fought to keep the game close, but ultimately Kansas had too many weapons for the Boilermakers to stop their opponent. After a close game early, Kansas took over and ran Purdue off the court. Jason King of B...more
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Undertaker Attends Texas Football Practice, Uses Wrestling Career as Motivation - 7時間前  Bleacher Report

The Undertaker attended the Texas Longhorns football team's practice Thursday to deliver a motivational speech. The team shared video from his visit: For The Win'sAlysha Tsuji transcribed The Undertaker's comments: I finally made a Longhorn practice. I bleed burnt orange, andI tell you what, I talk more smack on you guys, I don't care what the records say, every year I'm laying it down on the Longhorns, no doubt. You guys are a special group of guys, you know what, you wouldn't be here if you weren't special. But once you get here, you gotta realize the whole country is full of special playe...more
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Real Madrid Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois - 54分前  Bleacher Report

Real Madrid are reportedly planning summer moves for Chelsea duo Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois. According to Sid Lowe in theGuardian, Los Blancos are eager to make their next Galactico signing—not least as it is an election year for president Florentino Perez—and Hazard has been identified as a key target, with Real convinced they can fit him into the side alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale. Lowe added that Real believe Belgian Hazard "would welcome a move," while the 26-year-old could be the ideal successor for Ronaldo, 32. Per Squawka, Hazard has returned to his best ...more
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Dele Alli: A Kid More Than Ready to Be the Main Man for Tottenham and England - 1時間前  Bleacher Report

Football has always had a predisposition to project itself into the future. Unearthing the next big thing perennially fascinates. Until it is found, that is. Then the topic switches to what it may become. At times, it seems like young players exist in a different dimension, forever waiting for time to stop so they can catch up with their contemporaries. Had John Logie Baird shown a prototype of the first television to a football pundit, they would probably have told him they are looking forward to seeing a Blu-ray player. The most interesting thing about Dele Alli is not the player he might be...more
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Laying out 2017 Hart Trophy Cases for NHL's Top Candidates - 2時間前  Bleacher Report

With just over two weeks to go until the end of the 2016-17 NHL regular season, awards talk is heating up. Voting for regular-season awards will be completed before the playoffs begin, so time is running out for the top candidates to make their cases. The Hart Memorial Trophy "is an annual award given to the player judged to be the most valuable to his team," according to NHL.com. "The winner is selected in a poll of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association in all NHL cities at the end of the regular season." Each voter will be required to rank their top five picks in order—and there...more
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San Francisco Giants: Final Predictions for Each Key Spring Position Battle - 2時間前  Bleacher Report

On a partly cloudy Thursdayevening in Scottsdale, Arizona, the San Francisco Giants trotted out a starting lineup that didn't feature Buster Posey, Hunter Pence, Denard Span, Brandon Belt or Brandon Crawford. Not coincidentally, the Giants did virtually nothing against Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez and fell 9-2 to the M's. The game, however, was full of meaning for several players on the roster bubble. Like most clubs, San Francisco needs to make tough decisions and settle multiple position battles in the waning days of spring training. Let's run through them one by one and offer predic...more
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Mexico vs. Costa Rica: World Cup 2018 Qualifying Live Stream and Preview - 4時間前  Bleacher Report

Costa Rica have made a fine start to the final stage of CONCACAF qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, winning both of their opening two matches to sit atop theHexagonal standings. They will be looking to keep their perfect record intact when they face Mexico at theEstadio Azteca in Mexico City on Friday. But El Tri have major motivation to pick up all three points as they could leapfrog Costa Rica into top spot with a victory. Read on for a preview of an intriguing fixture, along with scheduling and viewing information. Date: Friday, March 24 Time: 8:50 p.m. ET, 12:50 a.m. GMT TV Info:Fox ...more
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Spain vs. Israel: World Cup 2018 Qualifying Live Stream and Preview - 4時間前  Bleacher Report

Spain welcome Israel in a UEFA Group G qualifying match for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, as the hosts attempt to maintain their imperious home record at the Estadio El Molinon in Gijon on Friday. The Spaniards are undefeated on home soil in qualification for the tournament since competing in their first tie in 1934, according toPhil Kitromilides of Goal. La Roja lead the group, only ahead of Italy on goal difference (by seven). Israel currently lie third, one point behind the two major nations with nine. Here is how you can watch the intriguing qualifier: Date:Friday, March 24 Time:7.45 p.m. GMT/ ...more
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Arizona vs. Xavier: Score and Twitter Reaction from March Madness 2017 - 4時間前  Bleacher Report

There may be a No. 11 seed next to the Xavier Musketeers' name in your bracket, but this is no darling Cinderella story. The steady program that has been to six of the last 10 Sweet 16s stunned the second-seeded Arizona Wildcats on Thursday in San Jose, California, with a 73-71 victory to advance to the Elite Eight. The Wildcats appeared to be in control down the stretch with a 71-64 lead, but the Musketeers finished the game on a 9-0 run, capped by Sean O'Mara's basket with less than a minute remaining. Jumpers from Kadeem Allen and Allonzo Trier rimmed out for the Wildcats, and Xavier moved...more
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Kane Expected to Run for Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee - 5時間前  Bleacher Report

Glenn Jacobs, better known as WWE's Kane, has reportedly filed paperwork that indicates he plans to run for mayor of Knox County, Tennessee. According to WCYB, Jacobs submitted formal campaign documents March 1 that disclosed he had hired a treasurer to assist with his pursuit of the mayoral post. More to follow.
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Gonzaga vs. WVU: Score and Twitter Reaction from March Madness 2017 - 6時間前  Bleacher Report

Advertised as a defensive battle, Thursday's Sweet 16 duel between No. 4 West Virginia and No. 1 Gonzaga lived up to the billing. The Bulldogs outlasted the Mountaineers 61-58 at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. Gonzaga's Jordan Mathews and West Virginia's Jevon Carter traded clutch shots late in a defensive-minded affair, with the former getting the last laugh to ice the instant classic: Four players scored in double digits for the Bulldogs while trying to power through the press, paced by 13 apiece from Mathews, Johnathan Williams and Przemek Karnowski. But they couldn't shake the tu...more
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Yadier Molina Wants Adam Jones Apology for World Baseball Classic Party Comments - 7時間前  Bleacher Report

The United States beat Puerto Rico in the final of the World Baseball Classic, but the bad blood has continued. Catcher Yadier Molina was especially offended by the postgame statements made by American outfielder Adam Jones. "He really has to get informed because he shouldn't have said those comments, let alone in public and mocking the way [preparations] were made," Molina said, per Marly Rivera of ESPN. "He has to apologize to the Puerto Rican people. Obviously, you wanted to win; he didn't know what this means to [our] people." During the trophy ceremony after Team USA's 8-0 victory, Jones ...more
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