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Sports Hazard takes decision on Chelsea future
Author: 0 Hazard takes decision on Chelsea future

Neymar could scupper Eden Hazard's dream of moving to Real Madrid . The Belgium worldwide has less than 18 months left to run on his current deal, increasing the risk of Hazard running down his contract at Stamford Bridge. According to The Independent, Chelsea are willing to sign Coutinho as Hazard's replacement at the end of the season. Hazard joined Chelsea in the summer of 2012 and has won a Europa League medal, two Premier League titles, the Carabao Cup and the FA Cup - ...

Sports Suns acquire Johnson, Ellington from Heat for Anderson
Author: 0 Suns acquire Johnson, Ellington from Heat for Anderson

Based on the one-year, $6.27 million contract Ellington signed with the Heat, he had to approve the trade to the Suns so it would appear likely that the two sides will agree to his release in the coming days. He is averaging 10.8 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 44 games (10 starts) this season. He is in the third year of a four-year $80 million deal.

Sports Wizards send Porter to Bulls for Portis, Parker
Author: 0 Wizards send Porter to Bulls for Portis, Parker

The move looks to be a salary dump for Washington, who found out yesterday that star guard John Wall will be out another 12 months for rupturing his achilles this week. 2 pick in 2014. Not long after Hoiberg was sacked and the newly promoted Jim Boylen took over on December 3, Parker fell out of the rotation altogether.

Sports Rockets Acquire Iman Shumpert, Kings Get Alec Burks In Three-Way Trade
Author: 0 Rockets Acquire Iman Shumpert, Kings Get Alec Burks In Three-Way Trade

The Rockets will nearly assuredly waive Baldwin, but they acquire a veteran guard who can share some ball-handling duties with the second unit and, Stauskas could stick around and give them more backup guard help or could also be waived to open up a roster spot for a buyout player like Wes Matthews once the deadline passes.

Author: 0 Why Patriots are hiring Greg Schiano as defensive coordinator

According to the Boston Globe's Jim McBride , New England is set to hire Greg Schiano as their new defensive coordinator. The Patriots hiring Schiano shouldn't come as a surprise. He's one of the very best coaches I think in our profession. He was an assistant coach on Joe Paterno's staff that including convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky.

Sports West Indies slam 'crippling' Jason Holder ban ahead of third England Test
Author: 0 West Indies slam 'crippling' Jason Holder ban ahead of third England Test

That performance saw Roach leap eight spots in the rankings to 12th just behind new-ball partner Shannon Gabriel who rose on spot to 11th. It was his spell after lunch that broke the backbone of the England batting and helped send them crashing for 132 all out in their second innings at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground.

Author: 0 Yastremska pulls off incredible win

So what exactly happened that has got Kyrgios' goat? Yastremska sealed her win with a searing forehand after a tense two hours and 22 minutes. Ajla Tomljanovic twice failed to serve out for the win as Dayana Yastremska was crowned Thailand Open champion.

Sports Thibaut Courtois: 'Real Madrid squad do not discuss Cristiano Ronaldo'
Author: 0 Thibaut Courtois: 'Real Madrid squad do not discuss Cristiano Ronaldo'

The Portuguese ace departed the Bernabeu last summer, making a surprising switch to Serie A side Juventus . Belgian star Courtois spent four seasons with Eden Hazard at Chelsea before joining Real Madrid last August. "The team is what it is now". You hope that Benzema or Bale will score more and partly they do that too. [Gareth] Bale started well, but then had to deal with injuries.

Sports Real Madrid Registers 3-0 Win Over Alaves, Record Fifth Consecutive Victory
Author: 0 Real Madrid Registers 3-0 Win Over Alaves, Record Fifth Consecutive Victory

Real are now only two points behind city rivals Atletico Madrid , who suffered a 1-0 defeat at Real Betis earlier on Sunday. "We're going to fight for everything until the end of the season", the Argentine told reporters. The Brazilian teenager had the vision to see Sergio Reguilon's run and played him in behind the Alaves defence, with the defender sending over a low cross that Benzema side-footed into the net.

Sports Nick Foles voids contract option moments after Eagles picked it up
Author: 0 Nick Foles voids contract option moments after Eagles picked it up

If Philadelphia does franchise Foles and trade him, they are expected to want at least a third-round pick in return, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter . They could release left tackle Jason Peters, a move that would free up $8 million. But at the same time, as a Type A, so to speak, confident person that's confident in off-the-field things and then on the field with what we like, that's not going to change.

Sports Emiliano Sala - Nantes demanding first instalment of transfer fee
Author: 0 Emiliano Sala - Nantes demanding first instalment of transfer fee

It is understood that Cardiff received a letter from Nantes on Tuesday, in which the French club threatened to take legal action if the first scheduled payment is not received within the next 10 days. Although Nantes were entitled to the first slice of Sala's £15m fee by now, there is a sense of disbelief at Cardiff given the circumstances and the timing.

Sports Six Nations: Win in Dublin sets up titanic Wales v England clash
Author: 0 Six Nations: Win in Dublin sets up titanic Wales v England clash

They're well coached, well drilled and I thought our intensity, particularly in the first part of the game, was outstanding. John Cooney's late try may not have had any bearing on the outcome of the titanic tussle between Ireland and England at the Aviva Stadium, nor did it rescue a losing bonus point for the hosts, but it did prevent them relinquishing second place in the World Rugby Rankings to their victors.

Sports Electric shocks: Champion Australia horse trainer faces ban over shock devices
Author: 0 Electric shocks: Champion Australia horse trainer faces ban over shock devices

On Friday, RV stewards issued six charges against Weir, four against McLean four and two against foreperson Tyson Kermond. "If a horse is pushing itself to the absolute limit because it knows it's going to get a taser up the date because of people like Darren weir and the freaks he works with - if Racing Victoria thinks four years is an adequate penalty they have got rocks in their head".

Sports John Wall Injury: Wizards Star Ruptures Achilles After Slipping In Home
Author: 0 John Wall Injury: Wizards Star Ruptures Achilles After Slipping In Home

Wall , 28, had left heel surgery days into the new year after consulting with a foot specialist. The middle is death in the National Basketball Association, so if the Wizards think they can compete with Beal, Porter and the suddenly emerging Tomas Satoransky in Wall's place, they should shake it all off and blow it all up.

Sports Sixers acquire Tobias Harris in blockbuster trade with Clippers
Author: 0 Sixers acquire Tobias Harris in blockbuster trade with Clippers

Harris is enjoying a career-best 20.7 points per game in 54 starts so far this season and is shooting career-best figures of 49.3 percent from the field and 42.2 percent from three-point range. However, sources told Wojnarowski that the Clippers' brass did not make this trade with the sole objective of pursuing Davis - either before Thursday's deadline or in the offseason.

Sports Warner, Smith face long route back into the national team
Author: 0 Warner, Smith face long route back into the national team

Smith went under the knife to fix ligaments in his elbow and was made to wear a brace for six weeks. The ban on Smith and his former vice-captain David Warner will be lifted on March 29 and the pair of them will be eligible for worldwide selection.

Sports New Zealand vs India
Author: 0 New Zealand vs India

The India wrist-spinner has picked up almost two wickets per match in his brief T20I career so far, and his two four-wicket hauls in the ODI series win will give the hosts plenty to ponder as they seek to overcome their shortcomings against his wily ways.

Sports Lakers Stung by Indiana's Record 3-Point Night
Author: 0 Lakers Stung by Indiana's Record 3-Point Night

Brandon Ingram appeared to shrug off the chants he heard Tuesday. However, all has been quiet for McGee. Some veteran players reportedly had a bit of a dustup with head coach Luke Walton after Sunday's loss to the Golden State Warriors .

Sports 5 reasons why Barcelona will beat Real Madrid on Wednesday
Author: 0 5 reasons why Barcelona will beat Real Madrid on Wednesday

Messi showed no signs he was bothered by the injury during the opening few minutes of the training session, which were open to media, as players warmed up and played keep-away. Every player loves these big clashes , and Messi is in great form, so even if the manager tries to persuade him to rest, I think it would be hard to convince him of not playing.

Sports Jazz, Pistons Negotiating Trade for Grizzlies' Mike Conley
Author: 0 Jazz, Pistons Negotiating Trade for Grizzlies' Mike Conley

Conley agreed to a five-year, $153 million extension with the Grizzlies in the summer of 2016. Rubio's $15 million contract expires at the end of this season. The Detroit Pistons have also offered packages centered around Reggie Jackson, while the Raptors reportedly offered Jonas Valanciunas and Kyle Lowry for both Conley and Gasol.

Sports Ben Barba: Australia's NRL bans player over alleged assault
Author: 0 Ben Barba: Australia's NRL bans player over alleged assault

Australia's National Rugby League ( NRL ) has banned player Ben Barba from the competition after viewing footage of him in an alleged "physical altercation" with his partner. There's no place for him. "It's probably time for Ben to find a new vocation". "I don't think we have much choice ben, I think community expectations are clear and I think that onus and responsibility on our players is clear".

Sports Fowler secures Phoenix Open win despite final-round struggles
Author: 0 Fowler secures Phoenix Open win despite final-round struggles

There was a two-shot swing in Fowler's favour when Grace hit his drive into the water on 17, which led to a bogey five, while the American birdied the same hole, before a par on the 18th gave him victory. "It has been long time to get a win here". "I think he's going to get more out of something like that, showing resilience and coming back like that, as opposed to going out there and winning by four or five", said Justin Thomas, who finished third, three behind Fowler after a 72.

Sports Lakers Pull Out of Anthony Davis Trade Talks
Author: 0 Lakers Pull Out of Anthony Davis Trade Talks

President Magic Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka will continue to fight for Davis , but they now aim their sites on Chicago. The NBA's trade deadline is Thursday at 3 p.m. Parker could be a Laker within the next few days. Parker is still averaging 14.3 points and 6.2 rebounds per game on the season. Davis' agent, Rich Paul of Klutch Sports, seems to have made some inroads into tightening the trade market on the Pelicans, limiting what some rivals might be willing to offer based ...

Sports Maple Leafs Acquire Jake Muzzin From Kings
Author: 0 Maple Leafs Acquire Jake Muzzin From Kings

Proof that the Kings are going firmly and decisively down the rebuilding road came Monday when - nearly a month before the National Hockey League trading deadline - they moved arguably their most valuable trade chip, defenseman Jake Muzzin , to the Toronto Maple Leafs for a 2019 first-rounder, plus two prospects, forward Carl Grundstrom and unsigned defensive prospect Sean Durzi .