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Pochettino Hints At Future Role For Ryan Mason After His Retirement

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We have been talking to him with (head of academy) John McDermott. "It was hard for him in the beginning because he struggled to cope with the training sessions, because it was very tough". "It is very sad news but he opens a door for his future with his family". "In the first game we played against Seattle, he understood everything", Pochettino recalled. Read More »

Trump addresses allegations against former WH staff in tweet

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Kelly wrote a letter to White House employees following the incident to allay staff concerns, saying "we all take matters of domestic violence very seriously". On Friday, a second White House staffer, speechwriter David Sorensen , resigned as a result of abuse allegations. Besides, Trump has long held that Twitter is the place where he's most honest and candid, and that he prefers dispatching tweets over going through reporters, who he thinks distort his meaning. Read More »

Chelsea vs Barcelona: Messi can't be stopped - Morata

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Morata missed Chelsea's comprehensive victory over Brighton on 20 January and would miss his side's next four games due to a back injury, one that Antonio Conte admitted he was "worried" about in a recent press conference. "That is until the physical problems arrived". His second spell in Madrid last season saw him feature more often, but even though he scored 15 LaLiga goals from just 14 starts, Morata grew frustrated by not being trusted to play in the bigger fixtures. Read More »

George picks up Thunder in 110-92 win over Grizzlies

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The expectation is that Anthony and Russell Westbrook (ankle) will both go through Tuesday's morning shootaround to test out the injury before a final decision is made on their availability, so look out for another update following that session. Read More »

Missing upstate NY skier found alive six days later... in California

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Whiteface Mountain Ski Center in Wilmington is seen Tuesday. Filippidis was unable to provide officers with many details about his route from Lake Placid, N.Y., to the Sacramento, Calif., airport other than that he believed he travelled most of the way in a transport truck and was not the victim of any crime, the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department said a day after the firefighter was found. Read More »

Westminster Dog Show 2018: Group Winners, Best in Show

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Flynn's cheeks beamed as he navigated the expanse of Madison Square Garden before a raucous crowd, most of which kept their seats for the big reveal after sitting through almost four hours of competition. 'You bathe him and dry him and then trim him, then retrim him at the show, then trim him again when he wins, ' she said. After a slow walk down the line of the seven group winners, she made her final deliberation, and after a short delay due to a malfunctioning microphone, Stenmark gave the ... Read More »

Canada's Eric Radford, USA's Adam Rippon make important Olympic history

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Rippon came out in 2015, and won the USA championships. He followed in the footsteps of Australian diver Matthew Mitcham, who got a gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. He has since continued to build himself a large social media following with this witty postings and LGBTI advocacy. "I'll be fine.' But I kept it together", he said. Read More »

Klopp Provides Update on Defensive Trio Ahead of Porto Clash

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Porto are unbeaten in their last 23 matches in all competitions, and only lost once at home - 3-1 against Besiktas in the group stage of the Champions League . Mood in the camp - judging by player/coach quotes regarding this game, do you think Liverpool come into the match in a confident frame of mind? Mignolet, the 29-year-old Belgium worldwide, joined Liverpool from Sunderland in 2013 and said last month that Karius becoming Klopp's first choice will require him to re-examine his ... Read More »

Steve Kerr Let Warriors Players Coach Against the Suns

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Kerr added he didn't think the tactic was a big deal but that "it's the world we live in so everyone is going to debate it and whether it's a controversy or not it has to become one I guess". Booker is at just 38.1%, but at 21 years of age he has time to continue developing his stroke. Steve Kerr used Monday's game against the Suns as a learning and teaching experience for the Warriors. Read More »

Sale of TV rights to hurt Premier League

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The news that Sky and BT have taken the lion's share of the rights comes after prolonged rumours that Silicon Valley giants may have entered the fray in this round of auctions, with Amazon in particular the object of reports that it had been consulting industry experts about bidding for the three-year rights package running from the 2019/2020 to 2021/2022 seasons. Read More »

No respite as South Africa bowlers continue to struggle vs India

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The memes about a Rohit double-hundred on the way had already made the rounds when Kohli was run out, but a double-wicket maiden by Ngidi in the 43rd over put the brakes on India , with Rohit edging an attempted cut behind and Pandya out first ball, also caught behind off the bottom of the bat. Read More »

Tiger Woods stays humble as comeback continues

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Live coverage begins on Thursday from 2.30pm on Sky Sports Golf and 4pm on Sky Sports Main Event. Riviera plays at just over 7,300 and is a par 71 set up that tends to favor longer hitters, as the past two winners here were Dustin Johnson and Bubba Watson . Read More »

Upsets of Team USA, OAR show men's tournament is truly wide open

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After being blanked in its first two games of the preliminary round, Griffin's accomplishment will prove to be a building block for the Korean hockey program. This time , it's a group of underdogs that will attempt to write another chapter into USA Hockey lore. The U.S. will have to rebound quickly; its next game is on February 16 against Slovakia - a team coming off a big opening win against the Russians. Read More »

American Emily Sweeney Crashes in Olympics Luge Run, Taken to Hospital

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She was taken to the hospital for evaluation. Upon exiting the course, she received a standing ovation from the other lugers and was even able to say, "I'm fine", which, if you weren't crying already, certainly sealed the deal. "I know I have a lot of support and I'm sorry that's how it ended". Sweeney, who is also a member of the National Guard, also missed a spot in the 2010 Winter Olympics after losing a special race-off to her big sister, Megan Sweeney. Read More »

PyeongChang Olympics - Day 5 Wrap / Day 6 Preview

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Shiffrin is also set to race in the alpine combined (downhill and slalom) and may add the super-G and downhill depending on how she is feeling. The postponement of the women's slalom, which will now take place on Friday, meant three of the four Alpine events scheduled so far have not taken place on their original date . Read More »

Eagles fans flock to Philadelphia to fete champs at parade

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Natasha Curley, 31, a janitor from Trenton, New Jersey, said the Super Bowl victory silences fans of despised rivals like the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants. If the unique opportunity to face the two teams that made up Super Bowl LII in back-to-back weeks taught them anything, it shows them that they have plenty of work to do. Read More »

Aguero nets four but is quick to applaud De Bruyne assists

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At 26, and with Ronaldo now 32 and Messi 30, De Bruyne has time on his side, but it would be more satisfying to beat them to the Ballon d'Or while they are still in their relative pomp. The team's previous best run was to the semifinals in 2016. On a day of individual feats, it's worth noting that the England striker became the first man in Premier League history to score against City, Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham in the same season. Read More »

South Korean Prime Minister to meet North Korean delegation

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It then described the North Korean dictator's sister, Kim Yo Jong , as having "struck a chord with the public", and even termed her " North Korea's Ivanka Trump". Mr Mattis also said he doubted that the sporting rapprochement would undermine US-South Korean ties. At the opening ceremony for the Games, Mr Pence, Kim Yo-jong and Kim Yong-nam were seated in close proximity to each other. Read More »

Teenage star Chloe Kim shines in halfpipe qualifying in PyeongChang

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This was Kim's first Winter Olympics as she wasn't able to compete at the Sochi Winter Games four years ago due to her young age , even though she was considered one of the top medal contenders in the halfpipe event. Because of that, she had a long, drawn-out wait. "I want everything to look good and flawless even though it may not be insane progressive or new", Kim said, "but I do want it to look good so everyone feels happy when they watch", Kim said. Read More »

Antonio Conte fears he's a sufferer of his personal success

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I think there are two ways. "When you have this period with such poor results, you have to divide the responsibility between me, the players and the club", said Conte . 'I think I am a bit of a disaster at convincing the club to buy the players... "When you've got one of those at the top of the pitch they're very hard to replace". Read More »