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Everton interested in Llorente

Chelsea were interested in Llorente during the January transfer window and are keen to bolster their striking options in the absence of Diego Costa, who will nearly certainly never play for the club again. Llorente's future at Swansea has been the subject of speculation all summer with Chelsea holding a long-term interest in the Spain worldwide. Swansea are reluctant to lose Llorente after selling Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton earlier this month, but they could be tempted to cash-in on the ...

Thomas not a Cavalier yet

On the flip-flip side , George's injury history contains only one nasty blip, while Butler has battled nagging injuries in the past and Irving has missed tons of time with nagging foot, toe, knee, and shoulder injuries. But before they could complete the deal, the players involved have to pass a physical first and it seemed that the trade has hit a snag because of the condition of Thomas' injured hip.

Jim Harbaugh Won't Reveal Michigan's Starting QB vs. Florida Ahead of Game

Needless to say, we hope you saved those eclipse glasses. The FCS game will be played this coming Friday night, approximately 140 miles northwest of the Sam Houston campus. Michigan, one of the more traditional college football programs when it comes to on-field fashion, has tinkered a bit with its uniforms since 2016, when it became the first team in the nation to wear Jordan Brand uniforms.

Patrick Roberts: Manchester City youngster rejoins Celtic on season-long loan

Just to get back into things again will be good for me". "I love it here and I'm thankful to be finally here". Once the two clubs agreed [a deal] it was more or less go - it was just about when. " Celtic Park was rocking last year in the Champions League and I'm sure it will be the exact same this year". Celtic's qualification through the play-off round earned them a ridiculously tough group, with Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Anderlecht their opponents in group B.

NBA's Kevin Durant: 'Nobody Wants to Play in Under Armours'

In audio released Monday, Durant answered a Baltimore fan's question about why top high school basketball players choose to leave the Maryland-Virginia-Washington region and bypass colleges such as Under Armour-sponsored University of Maryland .

Liverpool has best attack in Premier League - Lovren

I have good numbers against Arsenal, but my work is done intensely regardless of the opponent. "It would be quite hard for any defender when you are up against Salah, Mane and Firmino", he told reporters. "As we always say, the first defender is the striker here and everyone did their job so well", Lovren explained. It's hard to predict now and in football you need to have some luck too.

The Air Canada Centre is being renamed Scotiabank Arena

In speaking with TSN, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment's chief commercial officer David Hopkinson said eight companies reached out to them with "serious offers". Westhead indicates that MLSE has been earning around $4 Million per season from Air Canada for the naming rights for the last 18 years. That status paid off in a big way for Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Tuesday afternoon.

Newcastle to let striker leave in cut-price deal; Leeds readying bid

The new WAGS of the Premier League. After last seasons disappointment of failing to make the play-offs, if Leeds were to spend big and bring Gayle to Elland Road, his goals could be the difference between Championship and Premier League status; something the West Yorkshire side have yearned for since dropping out of the top-flight in 2004.

TJ Ward Trade Rumors: Broncos Reportedly Had Trade Conversations About Safety

Ward, who may or may not be on the trade block, depending on who you believe. The San Francisco native, who played his collegiate football at the University of OR, was originally selected by the Cleveland Browns in the second round (38th pick overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.

Andy Murray will not be at Flushing Meadows

While the chances of him going all the way at this year's Open weren't almost as solid as they've been in the past (Djokovic won titles in both 2011 and 2015), his absence is still a big deal: It's the first major tournament he's missed since turning pro.

Murray withdraws from US Open due to injury

Serious doubt remains, however, about the state of Murray's hip, which so troubled him at Wimbledon and contributed to a quarter-final exit. Murray, the champion in NY in 2012, also pulled out of the Masters tournament in Cincinnati leading up to the U.S.

Mahesh Bhupathi reacts angrily after Lara Dutta's hilarious tweet on Mumbai rains

In the wake of the floods, many Bollywood stars took to their social media accounts, warning their fans to avoid going outdoors as the situation was slowly going from bad to worse. . An aggrieved Mahesh Bhupathi was quick to respond to his wife's antics. In a celebrated career, Bhupathi won the Australian Open twice (both mixed doubles), French Open four times (two men's and two mixed doubles), Wimbledon thrice (two mixed and one men's doubles) and the US Open also thrice (two mixed and ...

West Brom agree £10.6m fee for Fenerbahce's De Souza

And despite having an earlier offer rejected, it appears West Brom have finally got their man with a fee of £10.6m agreed, according to reports in Turkey. West Brom recently signed Gareth Barry for an undisclosed fee and if Tony Pulis could get the de Souza deal over the line, the experience of Barry could help De Souza to become a very consistent performer in the Premier League.

Labor Day PGA golf in Boston. Dell Technologies Championship

At least TPC Boston will offer some leeway off the tee. He now tops the FedEx Cup points list, ahead of Spieth in second, Justin Thomas in third, Hideki Matsuyama in fourth and Jon Rahm in fifth. Marc Leishman has never done particularly well at the TPC Boston but on debut in 2009 he produced a second round of 62 then added a final round of 60 to finish 15th, a finish which earned his way to the BMW where he finished runner-up and gained access to the Tour Championship.

Defending champ Kerber out of US Open

She also exited the French Open at the first hurdle and has not made a slam quarter-final in 2017. It's the first win ever over a top ten player for the Japanese player, who entered the tournament ranked 45th in the world. After the match, Osaka gave an understated fist-bump and a wide smile as she walked to the net. Between world No. 2 Simona Halep falling to Maria Sharapova and Top 10 phenom Johanna Konta being upset by Aleksandra Krunic, the first round alone has been special.

Phelps family announces 2nd child on the way

The Phelps family is expanding! He captioned the shot, "Number 2 on the way! So excited! Wonder if it's a boy or a girl??" The 23-time gold medalist and Nicole don't yet know the sex of their child, but previously said that they'd like to expand their brood.

Dolphins' Jarvis Landry won't let extension talk, trade speculation slow him down

DAVIE-The deadline Jarvis Landry set for any contract negotiations with the Dolphins is coming up, and if he has to play out the season under the final year of his rookie deal, he's fine with that. I'm going to approach the player. Cutler and Parker are clearly establishing chemistry. Cutler has completed three passes to Parker for 94 yards in preseason and they've hooked up countless times in practice.

Buhari Mourns Sen. Kanti Bello

He became a senator in 2003 and was reelected in 2007. President Buhari urged Senator Kanti-Bello's family, friends and associates to honour his memory by continually upholding the values of honesty and accountability, which served as his reference point throughout his public service.

"Estoy muy contento porque Egan Bernal viene al Sky": Chris Froome

Han sido días inolvidables en la carrera de Egan Bernal . A través de una publicación en su cuenta de Twitter, el equipo de Christopher Froome felicitó a Bernal por su título del Tour de l'Avenir y le abrió los brazos de cara a la próxima temporada.

Nicole Scherzinger says her eating disorder 'stole' her happiness

The 39-year-old spoke candidly about her struggle with bulimia in a revealing interview with Cosmopolitan , saying: "It stole all of my happiness, confidence and memories". I want to be like Sade, J Lo, Bette Midler, all of them, still killing the game'. "She came over to my house in LA when we were talking about her coming back and I said apart from being great on TV, what she did with James Arthur was incredible".

Trentin wins his 2nd Vuelta stage; Froome keeps overall lead

Roche was the biggest victor among the general classification contenders on the race's 10th stage, gaining 29 seconds to join Colombian Esteban Chaves second overall, 36 seconds behind Froome. "I am in a good position in the GC and there was a lot of roads from the bottom of the climb to the finish", Team Sky's Froome said. "But I was there with him and said, "Let's go and see what happens", Roche told Eurosport.

Rockets owner will donate $4 million to Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund

The Houston Astros ownership group also agreed to donate $4 million to the relief efforts. "Our hearts are heavy seeing the devastation to many of our friends, family and neighbors are experiencing". The NFL Foundation said it would match the $1 million donation. The Texans are scheduled to host the Cowboys on Thursday night in a preseason game.

Preston striker Jordan Hugill 'hands in transfer request'

Preston have confirmed striker Jordan Hugill has put in a transfer request. He scored 12 goals in the Championship last season and has scored three in six games in all competitions this campaign. This season however, he has only started two of the clubs five League matches and failed to score a goal. Whilst McCormack's form over the last 12-months has left a lot to be desired, his quality and experience in the Championship can not be disputed.

Royals Pitcher Danny Duffy charged with DUI after Sunday incident

We obviously do not condone anyone driving while under the influence, but this is now a legal matter and we will allow the process to unfold and can not comment any further". The arrest came shortly after Monday night's game against the Tampa Bay Rays began. Duffy is expected to appear in Overland Park Municipal Court Tuesday, Sept.

49ers trade Vance McDonald to Steelers

A Pittsburgh Steelers is seen on an end zone pylon before the start of an NFL football game between the St. Louis Rams and the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday, Sept. Last December, McDonald and the 49ers' previous regime agreed to a five-year, $35 million extension that included $16 million guaranteed. "Although I have only known Vance for a short time, I quickly learned that he and his wife, Kendi, have been tremendous representatives for the team in the community and their service to others ...

Swansea Join Sanches Race; Bookmakers Slash Odds to 2/1

Liverpool have been among a batch of clubs interested in the Portugal global, with reports today claiming they are now leading the race to land him. Chelsea , AC Milan and Monaco have all been linked with moves for Sanches, while Liverpool have emerged in recent days as another potential destination for the Portugal worldwide.

Chelsea sign Eden Hazard's younger brother Kylian Hazard

Chelsea had Everton absolutely locked down at Stamford Bridge as Alvaro Morata set up one and scored the other. Chelsea have signed Eden Hazard's brother, Kylian Hazard. Conte's men have had to bounce back with out winger Eden Hazard , who remains sidelined through injury, and Courtois insists there is plenty of room for improvement at Stamford Bridge in the battle to hang on to their title.

US Open: Garbine Muguruza eases into round two

Spanish third seed Muguruza defeated American Varvara Lepchenko 6-0, 6-3 for her first triumph in Arthur Ashe Stadium, which celebrated its 20th anniversary on the first day of NY hardcourt matches. This was undoubtedly an authoritative performance by Muguruza, who won her second Grand Slam title at Wimbledon this year. After four seasons (2011-14) of falling in the early stages of the majors, she's now reached the quarter-finals or better in five of the last eleven, including two finals ...

Golovkin, Sanchez Feel No Extra Pressure in Canelo Fight

Everyone will remember this fight. Well, De La Hoya was fiery, vocal critic of Mayweather - McGregor (although, the legendary boxer was open to Alvarez fighting McGregor last year), and he was a guest on the latest "MMA Hour". We are going to give a great battle. The energy will be off the charts. See you September 16. I am happy I made this fight. I know he's a strong fighter.

Crystal Palace 'close to agreeing £25m deal for Liverpool's Mamadou Sakho'

Crystal Palace are pushing to land Mamadou Sakho before the transfer deadline passes - with the Liverpool defender always one of their top targets in the summer window. Despite Liverpool's search for a new centre-back, Sakho has not been under consideration and has been training with the club's Under 23 squad. He has not featured for Liverpool since April 2016 and has been frozen out of the first-team picture at Anfield.

Allardyce considered for shock Crystal Palace return if De Boer fails

It won't be Abdennour, despite their renewed interest over the past few days, but could a deal between Crystal Palace and Liverpool be struck for last year's hero Mamadou Sakho? It's not easy for a 19-year-old boy to come to the Premier League .

Patriots trade for linebacker Marquis Flowers

The Cincinnati Bengals don't make trades very often, but they completed one with the New England Patriots Tuesday morning. Flowers was selected in the sixth round out of Arizona in 2014. He has played predominantly as a special teams player. Trading away depth at linebacker looks risky for the Bengals right now, given that Vontaze Burfict is facing a potential five-game suspension.

Joe Haden Trade Rumors: Browns 'Aggressively' Trying to Move CB

He is due to be paid $11.1 million this season, and $11.2 million and $10.5 million in 2018 and '19. In the two years since his last Pro Bowl appearance Haden has fought through injuries. Jamar Taylor and Jason McCourty would figure to start, with Briean Boddy-Calhoun the third cornerback. While Haden is a game-changer when healthy and playing to his potential, the Browns remain stuck in a lengthy rebuild, and possibly landing a quality draft pick may be of more value to them than the ...

Mariners Commit an Astounding 5 Errors in One Inning

The Yankees finally won a rubber game, in large part due to a comedy of errors from the opposition. Their 78 errors and +2 Defensive Runs Saved coming in both ranked in the middle of the AL pack, while their.705 defensive efficiency, the rate at which they turn batted balls into outs, ranked first .

Celebrities React to Hurricane Harvey

Among those challenged were Chris Rock , Jay Z , and Jerry Seinfield. "Twenty-five thousand is coming from me". "At this point I'm going to start a real challenge". 'I'm donating $100,000. So man, this is for everybody out there in Texas, the relief and everything. Prayers go out to Houston, ' he signed off. We survived the eye of Andrew and became stronger - so will you.