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Katie Smith, Tina Thompson among 10 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame finalists

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Smith and Tina Thompson , also named to the list of finalists, finished their WNBA careers among the top five in the history of the league in win shares. The team's recruiting coordinator, Dailey has also helped bring in 22 players who have been honored as first-team All-Americans 41 times. She was a four-time Big Eight Coach of the Year with the Buffaloes, and is now an athletic administrator at Colorado. Read More »

Spain's Sainz wins Dakar Rally sixth stage

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In the bike class, Antoine Meo clinched his maiden stage win of this year's Dakar Rally but Monster Honda's Kevin Benavides secured the overall classification lead finishing runner-up on the sixth stage. This handed over a 40-minute rally lead to Chilean rider Ignacio Casale . In the cars category, the big news was the exit of nine-time WRC champion Sebastien Loeb. Read More »

Livermore escapes FA sanction after fan bust-up

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Livermore became embroiled in a row with a spectator after being substituted in West Brom's 2-1 defeat at the London Stadium last week. Livermore has been reminded of his responsibilities as a player, however, and was cautioned over going into crowds to ensure his safety and that of supporters. Read More »

Stock Hold Signal: Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC)

BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:BGCP) has risen 28.91% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.24% the S&P500. Caspian Capital Lp increased its stake in Tenet Healthcare Corp ( THC ) by 76.19% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Group promoting National Football League minority hiring questions Raiders' Jon Gurden hiring process

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Raiders owner Mark Davis confirmed what has been widely suspected: He got Jon Gruden to agree to become the next head coach of the Raiders first, then fired Jack Del Rio , then conducted the required Rooney Rule interviews. Of course, the Rooney Rule made it so an official announcement couldn't be made until the team complied with the requirements. "I believe that I would've sat down with Jack and we would've figured out coordinators and assistant coaches and things like that and try to ... Read More »

ESPN scores big-time with college football semis

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Alabama coach Nick Saban and Georgia coach Kirby Smart have their history, as do their respective staffs. And UCF is paying its former assistants for winning it, too. Hancock touched on that and a multitude of other topics as the fourth year of the College Football Playoff cycle gets set to conclude with Alabama vs. Read More »

Diego Costa returns to Atletico bearing high expectations

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The Brazilian-born hitman looked to have injured himself in scoring the goal , but managed to finish the game. The Spaniard was mobbed by his team-mates after latching onto Juanfran's cross to slot the ball into the bottom corner. He was officially unveiled on December 31 at the club he fired to a first league title in 18 years before he left. Simeone is contracted to Atleti until the summer of 2020, but his son Giovanni expects his dad to end his spell at Wanda Metropolitano soon and ... Read More »

Russell Westbrook: Thunder FA Pitch to Paul George Will Be Winning Championship

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When Paul George was traded by the Indiana Pacers to the Oklahoma City Thunder last offseason, the initial reaction of many fans and people around the league could be summed up as shocked. "There wasn't a, 'Hey, gun pointed to the head, send me here '". "They are going to have their bruises and their wounds". - For all the criticism of Westbrook early in the season, much of which was justified, since his shocking 10-33 game against the 76ers he has been in unbelievable form. Read More »

Sensex rebounds 176 points, Nifty reclaims 10500-mark

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At 10:41 AM, the BSE Sensex was trading at 33,957, up 145 points, while the Nifty50 was ruling at 10,497, up 55 points. Provisional data with the exchanges showed that foreign institutional investors purchased scrips worth Rs 212.05 crore and domestic institutional investors worth Rs 325.24 crore. Read More »

Ex-UofL Forward Bowen Enrolls at SC

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Bowen has also denied knowing anything about alleged payments to his family, and an attorney for the freshman, Jason Setchen, said in November that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had cleared his client of any wrongdoing. Martin though, says Bowen is a "phenomenal kid": who according to Martin, had a 3.5 grade point average at Louisville and comes in with a stellar academic record and plenty of people willing to vouch for him in spite of the controversy that he was caught up in at ... Read More »

Floyd Mayweather Has No Idea What the #MeToo Movement Is

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Anyone who is unaware of the #MeToo movement empowering women across the country to speak out against sexual harassment is either incredibly ignorant or grossly misogynistic. Floyd can't be serious, can he? FM: Well, I didn't know! "When they say I made a billion dollars, I say, me too." The magazine got Mayweather to open about the social media campaign on Wednesday, and it went about as well as you'd expect. Read More »

Bruins Notes: Tuukka Rask Stellar Again In Emphatic Win Over Islanders

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NOTES: The NHL announced Tuesday that Rask was named first star for December and Bailey was the second star. The Bruins look to stay red hot and close the gap on the Tampa Bay Lightning for top spot in the Atlantic division as they are 21-10-6 so far this season and are looking like a team that could do some serious damage in the Eastern Conference this season as they have been taking down some of the league's top teams at a high clip. Read More »

Have Arsenal moved on from Liverpool target Thomas Lemar?

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Speaking about Lemar, Jardim said it would be tough for the Ligue 1 champions to turn down a huge offer. "Players like Keita (Balde), Jovetic, Tielemans are all players signed in the knowledge that Lemar will go at some point", Brassell told the Liverpool Echo . Read More »

Nickelodeon, WWE star John Cena team on multiple projects

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This new voice-acting role is decidedly less friendly since his character Baron Draxum aims to convert all humankind into mutantkind ... unless the title Turtles put a stop to him. "Not only do I get to be a cartoon character in the new Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series, but I get to be a villain, too", Cena says in a statement. Read More »

Guice to enter National Football League draft, forego senior season

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Other backs who have declared for the draft include Penn State's Saquon Barkley (who is projected to be the first back taken), Stanford's Bryce Love, USC's Ronald Jones, Auburn's Kerryon Johnson and Georgia's Nick Chubb. He had five 100-yard performances this past season, including a 276-yard effort against Ole Miss. He was then bottled up for the next stretch, failing to rush for more than 76 yards in each of the next four games. Read More »

Doheny Asset Management CA Has $1552000 Position in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

We will use EBITDA margin and Return on Investment (ROI), which control for differences in capital structure between the two companies, to measure profitability and return ., compared to an EBITDA margin of 32.92% for EOG Resources, Inc. It has a 21.46 P/E ratio. The Refining & Marketing segment refines crude oil and other feedstocks at the Company's seven refineries in the Gulf Coast and Midwest regions of the United States. Read More »

Big Ten basketball power rankings: New team at the top

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MSU got all eight of its bench points in the first half, five of them from Tum Tum Nairn and a Matt McQuaid 3-pointer, and the Scarlet Knights outscored them 22-0 in the second half and overtime. "It's one that I don't think people realize how good Tate and Diop are". A near game-winning buzzer beater at the end of regulation by Rutgers junior guard Corey Sanders would have given MSU back-to-back conference losses. Read More »

UEFA names Team of the Year 2017

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Over 8.7 million of votes have been cast to decide UEFA's annual Team of the Year and the results have already caused huge debate among football fans. The total number of 8,779,639 votes for the 2017 UEFA Fans' Team of the Year is a record, with 798,149 unique users taking part. The Belgian duo are the only Premier League selections included in the list, with the team dominated by five selections from back-to-back Champions League winners Real Madrid. Read More »

Wisconsin vs. IN - 1/2/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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Juwan Morgan ended 2017 with an awesome December and will look to transition that into January. Juwan Morgan is averaging 15.3 points and 7.2 rebounds per game to lead IN while Robert Johnson is adding 12.6 points per contest. For the past two decades, the Kohl Center has been a house of horrors for IU. But the Hoosiers ended up falling to 0-4 this season on the road . The Wisconsin Badgers are allowing 36.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29.5 rebounds per game. Read More »

Ohio State vs. Michigan State - 1/7/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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Head coach Tom Izzo said part of the reason why Ward was pulled from the game against Rutgers was because the forward was not responding well to double teams . "I looked up, and we were down 2". They seemed to forget they were down to nine scholarship players. Huerter didn't completely agree with Turgeon's postgame comment that he thought the Terps "got better" playing as they did early against the Spartans . Read More »

TY Hilton named to fourth straight Pro Bowl

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It was going to be only the ninth year in Colts franchise history the team did not have a Pro Bowl selection (joining the 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1984, 1991, 1993 and 1997 seasons). The game will be played on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Fla. The Colts also are scheduled to meet with Carolina defensive coordinator Steve Wilks on Thursday. Read More »

Cleveland Browns Secure Second 0-16 Season In NFL History

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But there was some new emotion as the reality sank in. "I am very fortunate and blessed as I said earlier". "They don't like it now, I don't like it anymore than they do but this is the hand that we're dealt and we've got to fix it". "I remember standing approximately here past year and apologizing to our fans for the poor job we had done as owners, and I would just reiterate that again". Read More »

Barcelona's Rafinha Alcántara closing in on Inter Milan move

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The Brazilian hasn't played since April 2017 after a series of injuries, and will struggle to find playing time in Catalonia between now and the end of the season. With two of his most pivotal attackers close to the exit door, Wenger has entered the market for reinforcements. But, the report suggests that Rafinha would prefer joining the North London club, and it remains to be seen if the move sees the light of the day. Read More »

Spurs down Knicks, Popovich alone in 5th for coaching wins

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With everybody in the arena seeing that an assist has failed, it was hard for the referees to actually believe that the ball ended up going through the hoop. Danny Green still isn't 100 percent according to Spurs coach Gregg Popovich and may be shut down for a while. The Knicks' Michael Beasley , thinking he had a rebound, grabbed the ball and dribbled up the court. Read More »

Texans to hire Bills exec Brian Gaine as GM

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Smith has taken an extended leave of absence to be with his wife, who has breast cancer. The Houston Texans have a new man in charge - and it is one with significant New Jersey ties. Gaine will be without the team's first-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft after the Texans traded it to the Cleveland Browns to move up last spring to select Watson with the 12th overall selection. Read More »

Bucs legend John Lynch named a Hall of Fame finalist

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For the second straight year, the Jaguars Tony Boselli and Jacksonville's Brian Dawkins are among the final fifteen. The list was narrowed down from 27 semifinalists announced November 21, which also included former Broncos Steve Atwater and Karl Mecklenburg , who did not make the lists of finalists. Read More »

Hirvonen happy with the opening stages of the 2018 Dakar Rally

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The 13-time Dakar champion notched up his first stage win of the 2018 event, beating his nearest rival - Toyota's Bernhard ten Brinke - by nearly five minutes. TreasuryOne Volkswagen Amarok privateer Hennie de Klerk enjoyed a positive day in the sand, bringing it home 37th for the day to move up one place to 33rd overall, while navigator Rob Howie was 16th after guiding Lucio Alvares home. Read More »

Mike Tyson opens marijuana farm

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The passage of Proposition 64 in November 2016 legalized the sale and cultivation of recreational marijuana for adults in California , but it has numerous restrictions, Deadline.com noted . For years Tyson has been on record as a pro-marijuana advocate. Tyson has never been heavily associated with cannabis up until now, although, in a 2010 AP interview, he noted that that one of his biggest regrets was not taking the opportunity to smoke weed with Tupac . Read More »

Red Dead Redemption 2 possible leak of release date

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If this is to mean anything, the game will have an online mode where the Cards will be in effect. Officially, Red Dead Redemption 2 is scheduled for a spring 2018 launch. After Red Dead Redemption 2's initial delay , the fear of another was sown. As of right now, Rockstar has the western set for a Spring release window. Read More »

Alabama coach's playbook stolen before title game

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Dunbar (and his boss, Nick Saban) would probably like to see that playbook returned, to say nothing of his other valuables, but it probably feels a bit less urgent now that the Crimson Tide are national champs. Some of the items were recovered in a bathroom, but not the playbook. Now we know it clearly didn't matter because no where in the stolen playbook did it say that Tua would step in after halftime and be the second coming of John Elway. Read More »

Lakers reportedly concerned about LaVar Ball drama having impact on Lonzo

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It's an editorial decision we've grappled with in this space every time Ball said his son is better than Stephen Curry or said the Lakers would beat the Warriors in the playoffs . Just as easily, though, that play could have turned into another missed opportunity for the Lakers . "You know how many parents of my players have probably been at home saying 'why isn't he playing my kid?' and yet we are sticking a microphone in front of his face because apparently it gets ratings". Read More »