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Katie Couric says sorry after Dutch mock 'canal skating' comment

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Why are they so good?' you may be asking yourself. If ice skating is a mode of transportation for the Dutch, I wonder if sledding is an equally suitable way for the morning commute? "For as long as those canals have existed the Dutch have skated on them from place to place, to race each other, and also to have fun". Read More »

Travis Scott I'm a Changed Man ... Thanks to Baby Stormi's Arrival!!!

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You can see the pics on their site. New mom Kylie Jenner was snapped out and about in Los Angeles, California, on Sunday. "Kylie is doing great", a source tells PEOPLE . Jenner announced Stormi's February 1 birth on Instagram after the beauty mogul hid her pregnancy for its entire duration. Wendy Williams just gave her best shot at family counseling! Her newborn baby Stormi was nowhere to be seen, neither was her 25-year-old baby daddy Travis . Read More »

Isaiah Thomas Reveals What Angered Him The Most About The Lakers Trade

Dirk Nowitzki had a season-high 22 points, Harrison Barnes added 21 and the last-place Dallas Mavericks rallied to beat the Lakers 130-123 on Saturday night. "It was a surprise, but at the same time, I am happy to have a new start, I am happy to be here with the Lakers, happy to be with a young team that is exciting, that likes to get up and down". Read More »

Penn State football's 2020 schedule is complete, and Pitt isn't on it

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Penn State students who attend Thursday's game are invited to enjoy a free pregame chicken sandwich buffet as well as pretzels and popcorn, while supplies last, in the southeast corner of the arena at event level. Shep Garner led a quintet of Nittany Lion players in scoring with 16 points, while Tony Carr added 15. For just the second time in the last 16 games Frazier failed to score in double figures. Read More »

Spring League has an NFL-out for Johnny Manziel

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Last year, in it's inaugural season, 10 NFL teams evaluated Spring League talent. It makes sense for Manziel to request an escape route, and it makes sense for The Spring League to agree to it. Manziel's agent, meanwhile, told Pro Football Talk that the 25-year-old quarterback needs reps and exposure. Can't wait to get back on the field and show National Football League scouts what I can do! Where did that get me? I know it's not the easiest way back for me. Read More »

LaVar Ball Shaded By Warriors Co-Owner Peter Guber

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He then mouthed a bunch of words he'd like to say to LaVar - but quite honestly, we couldn't really make out what he was trying to say. However, recent Lakers rumors involve the roster of the team in a few years. Would Lonzo actually leave LA to play alongside his brothers? While Los Angeles does have other young promising pieces, Lonzo appears to have the potential of a life-long franchise changing point guard. Read More »

Chelsea Striker Alvaro Morata Declares Himself Fit for West Brom Fixture

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The most expensive player in Chelsea history began his Blues career in really fine form, getting off to an extremely hot start, but he's since been set back by injuries. As a lifelong Real Madrid fan, Morata will be desperate to score against their arch-rivals and hopefully knock them out of the Champions League, but his injury might restrict him from featuring in either leg. Read More »

Bill Polian On Frank Reich: "All The Makings Of A Great Coach"

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Reich paused before playfully retorting: "The backup role has suited me well in my career". "When the quarterback's like that, the team follows", Tasker said. Reich threw a pick six early in the third quarter, putting the Bills in a 35-3 hole. The 36-year-old played at the University of Mount Union, where he won three Division III national championships (2000-02) as a wide receiver. Read More »

Shine the night away

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Trinity Lutheran Church and School also held a Night to Shine event on Friday, February 9. Sometimes adults with special needs are overlooked by society. "She really had a good time last year, and she couldn't wait for it to start this year", Stevenson said. "They do not judge you", Austin said. The foundation helps thousands of people with special needs every year through their mission of providing faith, hope and love. Read More »

Ole Miss and Andy Kennedy to part ways at season's end

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With an 11-14 overall record so far, the Rebels presently sit near the bottom of the conference and have lost five straight games. Ole Miss has averaged 21 wins per season under Kennedy after the program posted only 21 or more wins three times in 96 years before his arrival. Read More »

Cubs sign Darvish on a 6-year deal

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The Chicago Cubs held off strong competition to sign highly rated Japanese free-agent pitcher Yu Darvish on a six-year contract, the 2016 World Series champions announced Tuesday. Eddie Butler, who appeared in 13 games for the Cubs previous year, will get another chance this spring, and the Cubs would love for a homegrown pitcher to step up at last. Read More »

New York Giants hire Mike Shula as offensive coordinator

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Two potential candidates have a connection to general manager Dave Gettleman from his days with the Carolina Panthers: Mike Shula and Ken Dorsey. During Shula's five seasons as offensive coordinator, the Panthers won the NFC South three times, went to the playoffs four times, won the conference championship once and posted a 51-28-1 regular-season record. Read More »

Bears to Battle Ravens in Corridor of Fame Sport

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It will be the fifth time the Bears have played in the Hall of Fame game , the last a 27-24 victory over the Dolphins in 2005. As for the Ravens, it'll be their first-ever appearance in the Hall of Fame game . It will kick off a weekend of events that includes the formal enshrinement ceremony of the Class of 2018 on August 4. Quarterback Mitchell Trubisky runs against the Baltimore Ravens. Read More »

LeBron James, renewed Cavs close out the Thunder

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Let's first recognize the obvious unlikely-to-repeat negatives for the Celtics in this loss... And I have a feeling that Semi Ojeleye is not going to jack up four of the worst looking three-point attempts I've ever seen when these games truly matter in May. Read More »

ND loses appeal, vacates 21 wins

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In 2016, head coach Brian Kelly said the punishment, which included vacating wins from the 2012 season when the Irish went undefeated, "was clearly excessive ... The committee's decision was announced in a statement issued Tuesday by the NCAA. You can read the full NCAA release here. This is just the latest example of why vacating wins is one of the dumbest things the NCAA does (and that's saying something). Read More »

England captain Dylan Hartley keen to test scrum against Georgia

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Speaking to reporters on Tuesday, Wales assistant coach Rob Howley said: 'I know Warren Gatland spoke to Alain Rolland, and they confirmed that the TMO made a mistake'. "We want to have the best scrum in the world and they are the biggest, ugliest, strongest scrum pack in the world, so it's fantastic", Jones was quoted as saying on the RFU website (www.englandrugby.com). Read More »

Eagles Super Bowl TD shouldn't have counted, ex-VP of officials says

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Seven players must be on the line of scrimmage, but it is left to the officials' judgment to determine if a player is on the line. "And it really should've been called". The Patriots would have had about five fewer seconds with the ball on their final possession of the half. But they did make a pair of glaring mistakes that allowed two Eagles touchdowns to stand. Read More »

Japanese Snowboarder Stretchered Out Of Olympic Halfpipe After Nasty Fall

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The accident comes after many athletes have spoken about the unsafe, windy conditions in Pyeongchang . Medics tending to Japan's Yuto Totsuka, who bounded off the lip and fell all the way down the pipe face-first. Rukajarvi also slammed the organisers for allowing the competition to continue despite the unsafe conditions. I'm happy to land my run and get a good score but I'm most happy that no one got hurt bad'. Read More »

Shaun White Takes another Gold Medal

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The Flying Tomato threw his board in the air when his winning score flashed, setting off a delirious celebration. But Hirano went in front in run two with a score of 95.25, which included back-to-back 1440s - two consecutive jumps spinning through 1440 degrees - seen as one of the hardest tricks in the sport. Read More »

Ice hockey - Slovenia down USA 3-2 in overtime

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Mursak tied the game on a rebound goal with 1:37 to play. The Americans built a 2-0 lead on goals by Brian O'Neill, a former player at Yale who now plays for Jokerit in the KHL, and Jordan Greenway. on the penalty kill. Brian Gionta , from Rochester, serves as team captain and is the only returning Olympian. Blaz Gregorc and Miha Verlic assisted on the play. Read More »

Curling Mixed Doubles: Canada Easily Beats Switzerland for Gold

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Gough secured Canada's first Olympic medal in luge, finishing third in the women's singles final. Norway beat China 9-7 in a tiebreaker Sunday night. Lawes and Morris forced conceded ends in their final seven games for a total of 11 ends conceded by the other team. The matches last only 90 minutes as opposed to three hours in standard curling, and there are only two players on each team instead of four, meaning both curlers must always be switched on. Read More »

Real Madrid vs Paris Saint-Germain - Betting Tips and Predictions

With Catalan giants, Barcelona running away with the La Liga title - despite a couple of latest setbacks of their own - Real Madrid face a hard battle to save their season. Neymar is now averaging a goal a game for PSG this season, bagging six goals and three assists in the Champions League group stages, picking up four Man of the Match awards on the way. Read More »

MSU Faculty Senate to hold symbolic vote on trustees, Engler

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The faculty had hoped the board would pick an interim president who had more academic experience and more experience in dealing with sexual assault issues. Engler also said in his statement that Izzo and Dantonio have been asked not to publicly comment while the reports are being "examined". Izzo said roughly the same, telling reporters: "As I said before, we'll cooperate with any investigation and always have. Read More »

Men in Blue keen to bounce back in Port Elizabeth

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South Africa required one of their misfiring top-order to match India's vaunted top three, and Hashim Amla appeared to be on his way after Ajinkya Rahane offered him a lifeline on 38. India rode on Rohit's 126-ball 115, laced with 11 boundaries and four sixes to post 274/7 even after the lower order failed to capitalise on the brilliant start. Read More »

Tiger Woods ready to shun rivals in LA

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Laird twice eagled the easy par-5 opener that week and says of Riviera: "I just love this golf course ". "So the old yardage books are out the window". Tommy Fleetwood - It's been awhile since we've seen Tommy Fleetwood on the PGA Tour , but his last appearance was a third place finish in the Hero World Challenge. Read More »

Praise for gay Olympic champ Eric Radford

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Radford was not the only openly gay competitor in the team event, with bronze medallists the United States of America featuring 28-year-old Adam Rippon . Other social media commentators have since debated whether the sexuality of an athlete has any relevance to their success. This is incredible! I literally feel like I might explode with pride. Read More »

Charlie Nicholas states his prediction for FC Porto v Liverpool FC

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Of course, the Porto-Liverpool game takes place on February 14. The midfielder fed a streaking Mohamed Salah , who squared to Roberto Firmino , who slotted home. Instead, they would have to overcome a club who last met expectations in this competition nearly a decade ago. Felipe is suspended for the game. And the Reds were handed a massive boost by the sight of Nathaniel Clyne boarding the plane to Portugal with his team-mates this afternoon. Read More »

Tottenham striker Kane sends heartfelt message to Ryan Mason after early retirement

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The one-time England worldwide was playing for Hull City during the match after moving to the Tigers following 17 years at the Tottenham Hotspur youth academy, where he joined the club as an eight-year-old. "Then the first game we played in Seattle, after only a few training sessions, he understood everything". He was talking a lot with us, the coaching staff and [academy manager] John McDermott . Read More »

Chloe Kim Takes Gold-Medal Victory Lap on Halfpipe

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Her story as the child of immigrants, born and raised in Southern California, has been widely shared and touted as the ultimate American dream come true. She secured her spot with a strong second run that had flawless pacing and control in the halfpipe at Phoenix Snow Park. She got the last laugh, though. Read More »

Mikaela Shiffrin's Olympics Debut Blown Off Schedule For NBC, Again

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The event will now take place on Friday in Korea, which is Thursday night in mountain time . The winds were still high on Tuesday but organisers opted to go ahead with an adjusted downhill stage, starting lower down the course at the designated super-G start and using the "blue wind line" which effectively eliminates jumps from the race. Read More »

Steve Kerr lets Warriors players coach themselves during timeouts

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The Warriors did not just secure a 129-83 win over the Phoenix Suns due to their superior talent. "I think it's exactly what I expected", Kerr said of the challenge of keeping his team engaged. At this point in the season, that may not be such a bad thing as the Suns aim their focus on the 2018 NBA Draft and the lottery pick that they will surely be utilizing. Read More »

Sky maintains position as main broadcaster of live Premier League football

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Meanwhile, BT Sport won the rights to 32 Saturday lunchtime matches during each of the three Premier League campaigns, for which the company said it paid £ 295m per season . In a statement, Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore said: "We are extremely pleased that BT and Sky continue to view the Premier League and our clubs as such an important part of their offering". Read More »