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Coyotes trade Anthony Duclair to Blackhawks for Richard Panik

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By trading Panik and his $2.8 million hit for Duclair's $1.2 million and pending restricted free agency, the Blackhawks clear valuable salary-cap space this season and next. It was a long process. After bursting on to the scene previous year as a big, physical presence and a finisher around the net, he has been mostly passive and ineffective, with six goals and 10 assists in 37 games, a frequent healthy scratch of late. Read More »

Arsenal clear to land Malcom for £45m following key update

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The Daily Mail report that Tottenham have now opted to prioritise other targets despite being fans of Malcom . Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino appears keen to add to his attacking department during January and the young and exciting talent of Malcom fits the bill although the Argentine may have to wait until the summer before getting his man. Read More »

Hazard says he´ll sign Chelsea contract after Courtois

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According to the Mirror's Jack Rathborn , the Belgian was asked if he would pen a new deal at Stamford Bridge and replied: "Yes". "Yes. I think Thibaut first". I love my children to death. The Belgium International was part of NBA London alongside Kevin De Bruyne and Benjamin Mendy where he revealed his contract status to Mirror Football . Read More »

Icardi Real Madrid, visite mediche e firma: l'entourage smentisce

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Giovanni Trapattoni e sua moglie Paola meglio di Wanda Nara e Mauro Icardi . "Questa è l'altra faccia della medaglia - ammette Wanda - Ci penso spesso che il tempo per stare con Mauro è poco". Hanno lasciato a casa i figli e sono volati alle Maldive per una romantica vacanza di coppia. Il capitano dell'Inter ha scelto le Maldive per staccare un po' la spina dallo stress del lavoro quotidiano. Read More »

England name uncapped Liam Livingstone in Test squad for New Zealand tour

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The action took place just five miles away from the SCG, at the bucolic Drummoyne Oval, but the match itself might just as easily have taken place in an alternate reality to the Test series. "After a frustrating period with injuries, Mark is now back to full fitness and is looking forward to being part of our Test plans", said national selector James Whitaker. Read More »

Conte will 'not forget' war of words with Mourinho

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In response Conte has called Mourinho "a little man " and made the suggestion he is senile because the Manchester United manager has forgotten how animated he used to be earlier in his career. Massimiliano Allegri is reportedly on Chelsea's shortlist to replace Antonio Conte , but Juventus have no intention of letting him go. Asked when Barkley would be ready for action, Conte continued: "I don't know, it's very hard to say now". Read More »

Liverpool move for Christian Pulisic talked up

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Manchester United are reportedly ready to rival Liverpool for Christian Pulisic . The 19-year-old has already won a regular place in Dortmund's first team, scoring three goals and adding an assist in 16 appearances in Bundesliga play this season. Read More »

Makeup of Saints and Vikings different since Week 1 matchup

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Obviously Case Keenum has been phenomenal for them on offense and that defense is as stout as ever. "He's had a great career, great year, and it's going to be a tough battle", Vikings offensive tackle Mike Remmers said, via the AP. A free spirit who often takes light-hearted jabs at opponents after games, Jordan didn't see any malice in the act, even it was pointed out the gesture might not be well-received. Read More »

LeBron James gets animated with team during timeout

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Isaiah Thomas' performance was of particular concern as he floundered to the tune of four points on 2-of-15 shooting. "We all have to be held accountable", James said later at his locker. By the Numbers - .833, .807 ... It was Cleveland's worst loss of the season, surpassing their previous worst, which only happened on Monday night. Read More »

Ex-Vikings fullback Zach Line eager to return with Saints

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Shurmur, of course, is one of the hottest names out there for head coach openings and Arizona isn't the only team that is high on him. Peterson would be traded to the Arizona Cardinals and the Saints turned out to be one of the best teams in the NFC post-trade. Read More »

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer earn top two seeds for Australian Open

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Top-ranked Simona Halep opens against Australian wild card Destanee Aiava, has a potential second-round match against 2014 Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard, and is in the same half as Garbine Muruguza, the Wimbledon champion . If he wants to make it out of his quarter of the draw, he might have to beat his brother Mischa - a quarter-finalist in Melbourne previous year - in the third round, or Australian wildcard Thanasi Kokkinakis - who defeat Alexander Zverev at the Hopman Cup ... Read More »

Arsene Wenger faulted for playing Alex Iwobi vs. Chelsea

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In the first leg of the first semi-final, Manchester City edged League One side Bristol City 2-1 on Tuesday night. The best chance of the game, however, presented itself to Christensen once again, but after Ospina had failed to claim a cross the unmarked centre-half could redirect his header despite being just yards from goal . Read More »

West Ham may be willing to part with Javier Hernandez this month

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Andre Ayew of West Ham United celebrates after he scores his sides second goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at London Stadium on December 23, 2017, in London, England. The Krasnodar striker is reportedly eager to join West Ham United. According to Sky Sports , David Moyes is keen to "re-shape" his unbalanced squad after coming to the conclusion that he has far too many idle strikers and forwards cluttering up the place. Read More »

Messi continues Copa de Rey domination with double against Celta

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For Celta, keep an eye on their No.10 Iago Aspas . The Spanish forward has returned to his boyhood club after brief spells with Liverpool and Sevilla, and scored an impressive 19 goals in 32 Liga appearances last season. "We want to create chances, it's all or nothing, only one team will go through". Celta Vigo had no answer for the brilliance of Barcelona and were out of the contest as soon as the third goal went in. Read More »

Parris Campbell returning for senior year

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Unlike the Terps, the Buckeyes were able to upset top-ranked Michigan State over the weekend. Bruno Fernando led the team with 21 points on 8 of 11 shooting with 7 rebounds, while Anthony Cowan came 2nd with 15 points and a team-high 7 assists. Read More »

Le'Veon Bell threatens retirement in 2018 if tagged again

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Teams can place a franchise tag on player from February 20 to March 6. Bell's desire with regards to the terms of a new contract is simple: for the team to show that it values everything he brings to the table. "I'm not going out here getting the ball 400 times if I'm not getting what I feel I'm valued at". In averaging 19.9 FanDuel points per game, Bell ran for 1,291 yards and 9 touchdowns in 2017. Read More »

Golden Knights respond to Army's opposition of team trademark

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The West Point alum was reportedly considering naming the team the Black Knights, the name used by the academy's athletics teams, before choosing Golden Knights. "Bill Foley is a West Point guy, sort of using these colors", general manager George McPhee said, via the Washington Post , in June. The action by the Army is not associated with West Point. Read More »

Rodney Hood unleashes vicious swat...on fan's phone

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Hood will likely face a fine from the league for the interaction . He flicks the phone out of the man's hand-"nonchalantly", CBS said, and that seems about the right way to describe it. Rodney got ejected from the January 10 game against the Washington Wizards after getting assessed two technical fouls. Jazz guard Rodney Hood leaves the court after his second technical foul resulted in his ejection from Wednesday's game against the Wizards. Read More »

Former BCS poll has UCF ranked No. 1 over Alabama

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The billboard states in the bottom right corner that it was paid for by UCF fans. The group, however, missed deadlines, so the fans changed the ad and the made arrangements to put the sign near the University of Alabama. The Colley Matrix , which was one of the six computer formulas used in the BCS, instead ended the season with undefeated UCF as the No. 1 team. The Knights even had a parade at Disney World to celebrate their national championship. Read More »

University of Oklahoma gymnast says sports doctor abused her

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On Tuesday, U.S. gymnast that she was the first athlete to accuse former team doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse as "Athlete A" in the court documents. "USA Gymnastics kept the matter confidential because of the FBI's directive not to interfere with the investigation". Nichols retired in 2016 and has been competing collegiately instead. Read More »

James, Curry lead NBA All-Star voting

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Antetokounmpo held a narrow margin over LeBron in the first returns, but The King's current 1.62 million votes are 150,000 more than The Greek Freak's, and almost 300,000 more than both Curry and Durant since voting opened on December 21. Read More »

Vikings' playoff run poses logistical challenges for Super Bowl preparations

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NBC expects $1.4 billion in ad revenue from the Super Bowl and the Winter Olympics , the payoff for its huge investment in sports programming. "The Super Bowl is a live event ... Both Timberlake and Pink will have recently released new albums in time for next month's Super Bowl. Marketers of telecommunications, consumer electronics, beverages and financial services will also have a strong presence in the game, he indicated. Read More »

Celtics notebook: London game a showcase of NBA's young talent

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The Philadelphia 76ers have struggled in recent decades but were at one time another powerhouse, and are now seeing the fruition of a four year sports and business rebuilding programme. However, at about the halfway point of the season, the leaders of the Eastern and Western Conferences have begun to distance themselves from the rest of the pack once again. Read More »

Federer, Djokovic drawn in same half for Australian Open

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The 2014 victor Stan Wawrinka , who hasn't played since last year's Wimbledon and subsequent knee surgery, has had little warm-up work and is no longer with his four-year coach Magnus Norman. Big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic is another with a chequered preparation after wrist surgery past year, while American World No 8 Jack Sock hurt his hip while playing in the Hopman Cup. Read More »

Panthers nearing a deal with Norv Turner as offensive coordinator

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Former Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner is expected to take the same job with the Carolina Panthers , according to ESPN. The father-son duo will join two family members already on the Panthers' staff. Rivera was Turner's defensive coordinator for four seasons from 2007 to 2010 while Turner was head coach of the then-San Diego Chargers . But he said in June at an NFL coaching clinic that he wanted to get back into the league and that he'd been ed by several coaches about ... Read More »

Hockey Canada unveils men's 2018 Olympic roster

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Maxim Lapierre played 614 National Hockey League games for Montreal, Anaheim, Vancouver, St. Louis and Pittsburgh. Rene Bourque played 725 National Hockey League games, notching 163 goals and 153 assists for six teams, including Calgary and Montreal. Read More »

Jon Gruden already placing more onus on Derek Carr

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Gore was the first running back age 33 or older to rush for at least 1,000 yards in a season since John Riggins did so in 1984, and is the fourth such player to do so in National Football League history. Davis fired Del Rio a week later, and the team officially hired Gruden on January 6. "But if in December, Gruden and Davis reach an agreement - not necessarily a written, contractual agreement, but a verbal agreement - that Gruden was going to coach for the Raiders, and then after that they ... Read More »

Eagles to Play in London in 2018

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The league has rules requiring teams playing in temporary home stadiums and ones that have recently been awarded Super Bowls to play worldwide games, usually as the "home" teams. A Seattle-to-London flight is estimated at 4,781 miles. NFL UK managing director Alistair Kirkwood told ESPN in October : "We have a desire to get the other six teams that haven't been over". Read More »

Lamborghini Urus Launched at Rs. 3 Crores

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The automaker has went for an extensive usage of carbon fiber reinforced polymer to make Urus weigh much lighter than its competitors at 2,200kg. The Urus measures 5,112 mm in length, 2,016 mm in width and 1,638 mm in height. The V8 engine is coupled with an 8-speed torque converter and has a central torsion differential 4 Wheel Drive with torque vectoring rear differential. Read More »