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Borussia Dortmund sign Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi on loan

Borussia Dortmund sign Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi on loan

After a search that covered every corner of the Premier League's "big man" strikers Antonio Conte finally got what he wanted as an alternative to Alvaro Morata in the shape of Giroud. The 31-year-old, who will watch tonight's Premier League clash with Bournemouth from the stands, has said he never lost his focus at Arsenal . Like so many other players this month, he was also keen on securing a move, as he looks for more regular first-team football ahead of next years World Cup in ...


Canadian Olympic men's hockey team names Chris Kelly captain

Canadian Olympic men's hockey team names Chris Kelly captain

Without access to the best players from the U.S., USA Hockey has put together a team ranging in age from 39 (captain Brian Gionta ) to 20 (NCAA star Troy Terry). "It will be a good opportunity for our team to be in the spotlight and I think when we get people watching our sport, we usually can get them hooked".


Vikings to hire Eagles QB coach John DeFilippo as offensive coordinator

Vikings to hire Eagles QB coach John DeFilippo as offensive coordinator

Indy's interest in an offensive-minded head coach probably means they won't be hiring Schwartz, though they may be back at Square 1 right now and looking for the best possible candidate. Whoever comes in will be able to benefit from working with DeFilippo. Reich is interviewing for the Indianapolis Colts head coaching job, but there are multiple candidates.


Josh McDaniels dropped by his agent after Colts fiasco, ESPN reports

Josh McDaniels dropped by his agent after Colts fiasco, ESPN reports

The process with McDaniels reportedly had advanced far enough that three assistant coaches had signed on to his staff. Some of them had already signed on, and are now stuck in Indianapolis without McDaniels . The Colts identified McDaniels as their primary candidate early in the coaching search and were waiting for the Patriots to finish their run to Super Bowl LII.


Grizzlies not discussing trades for Marc Gasol

Grizzlies not discussing trades for Marc Gasol

The versatile guard is now averaging 19.5 points, 5.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists, and a steal while shooting 45.8 percent from the field, 39.2 percent from beyond the arc, and 79.9 percent from the free-throw stripe. The # Boston Celtics , Philadelphia 76ers , and Denver Nuggets have reportedly offered second-round picks to the Grizzlies in exchange for Evans.


Luke Shaw 'in line for new Manchester United deal'

Luke Shaw 'in line for new Manchester United deal'

Shaw's current contract at Old Trafford will run for another 18 months, but he could be in line for a pay increase after starting five of United's last seven Premier League matches. The club, listed on the New York Stock Exchange, played down the significance of a 48.8 million pound non-cash accounting charge in the period after US tax reforms took effect.