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Europa League R16: Arsenal Draw Milan, Musa's CSKA Moscow To Battle Lyon

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Potter then might have been thinking back to his side's missed stoppage-time penalty in the first leg, but they continued to press as Arsenal labored. The English side was rattled in midway of the first half as Hosam Aiesh and Ken Sema scored twice in space of two minutes. Ostersund might be out - but a 14-game debut European campaign ending in a victory at Arsenal is a story for the ages. Read More »

Russian hockey team reaches Olympic finals

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The curling world was left nearly speechless early Thursday morning when the USA men defeated Canada to not only advance to its first gold medal game in the sport, but also force Canada to settle for the bronze medal game for the first time since curling returned to the Olympics in 1998. Read More »

Australia's Scandal-hit deputy PM to resign

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The Nationals leader was due to face his own party room on Monday, where colleagues were to vote on his continued leadership. 'I have grown and learnt not only to tolerate, but to accept all people regardless of their sexual orientation or any other trait or feature which makes each of us different and unique, ' he said. Read More »

Olympics 2018: U.S. women cross country skiers win historic gold medal

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A Minnesota woman made history by being the first American to win an Olympic Gold medal in cross country skiing. "[This event] really pushed me through my comeback after having my son". Randall has also juggled training with becoming a mom. "The door has been opened", she said. "And he took out his pacifier and he went, 'goooooo.'" Randall complied. Read More »

LeBron 'refocused' before trade overhaul, loses against the Wiz

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James finally ended the surge with a driving layup with 5:54 remaining. Tomas Satoransky and Kelly Oubre Jr . had 17 apiece for the Wizards, while Otto Porter Jr. announced Thursday he will be ditching No. 24 in order to wear his father's retired No. 22 Cavs jersey starting next week. "Just didn't make a lot of shots". Read More »

F1 in 2018: Mercedes reveal the W09

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Mercedes unveiled its 2018 Formula 1 racer at Silverstone . "I have been very open with my life for several years, but we're in a odd time in the world where things are magnified a lot more than they were", he said. "I think that's a mistake". "I'm always in awe of the team, there are so many people, so many parts and to see that come together, all..." Toto Wolff , who runs the Mercedes F1 team, has said that he is not impressed with the new Halo cockpit safety device and would ... Read More »

Snapchat stock loses $1.3 billion after Kylie Jenner's tweet

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That is what Kylie Kristen Jenner has done with a tweet that is sure to be included in history books for centuries to come. And Snap did get some wiggle room when Jenner later posted: "Still love you tho snap .my first love". We are completely aware the new changes on snapchat have felt uncomfortable for many. Snap's chief executive and founder Evan Spiegel, who was recently awarded $638m (£458m) in stock-based awards in 2017, has also ruled out reverting to the original version. Read More »

Lamoureux twins send message home after big gold medal win

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In a reversal of 2014, the Americans tied the game in the third period. The loss put an end to 24-game winning streak for the Canadians , as well as their bid to win five consecutive Olympic gold medals. The normal 5 shootout rounds couldn't settle it either. Agosta swooped to her left and then circled back right as she skated toward the goal. Her dream has come true and, better yet, it has gold overtones. Read More »

Cech expects Ospina to start for Arsenal in EFL Cup final

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Manager Arsene Wenger - to "maintain clarity" - has confirmed that the Colombian will continue as the Gunners' cup keeper and start between the sticks ahead of Petr Cech . Kevin De Bruyne received similar treatment from Jason Puncheon of Crystal Palace while youngster Brahim Diaz was hit by a knee-high challenge from West Brom's Matt Phillips - with both opposing players picking up bookings as a result. Read More »

Mkhitaryan: Arsenal will fight for top four

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A Calum Chambers own goal on 22 minutes was instantly followed by Ken Sema's strike, which meant the Gunners went into the break in big trouble. "The second half was much better. It's not easy as you see there are a lot of good teams in this competition; we have to fight in every game, every minute to show up that we have to win that". Read More »

Canada's Jocelyne Larocque refuses to wear Olympic silver medal

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Keller started playing hockey when she was 5 years old. "I'm just glad it worked out this time ". "We've screwed it up plenty of times , but she pulled the flawless time to pull it off". Her action sparked criticism from media and fans in Canada . "We are happy", Hamelin said . She is sure she's been nervous at times . Observers say the U.S. Read More »

Lawsuit over congressional map called baseless

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Rep. Lou Barletta, running for U.S. Senate; state Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman; and state Sen. "The Pennsylvania Supreme Court conspicuously seized the redistricting process and prevented any meaningful ability for the Legislature to enact a remedial map to ensure a court drawn map", the Republicans wrote . Read More »

Cavs, Warriors ready to chase in NBA's sprint to the finish

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Cleveland Cavaliers at 8:00 p.m. ET on TNT. The point total was a career high for Simmons, helping Philadelphia extend its winning streak to a season-best six games. Tomas Satoransky , who has been starting in Wall's spot, added 17 points, eight assists and didn't have a turnover in 31 minutes. "For me, it's a blessing", Hill said at shootaround Thursday. Read More »

Women's Figure Skating: Who Are Yevgenia Medvedeva, Bradie Tennell? Gold Medal Favorites

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Carpentersville's Bradie Tennell performs during the women's free skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. Therefore, Jeannie got her daughter a pink jump rope and helped her to work on her coordination on their backyard patio because "it was something that she didn't want to give up", Jeannie said. Read More »

As Russian skaters set records, U.S. women far back

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As soon as her music stopped, the 20-year-old burst into tears - and really, who could blame her? Sakamoto displayed her incredible fortitude with a fine skate to "Moonlight Sonata". "Sometimes it isn't the right day, and today was one of those days", Nagasu said. "But this can happen, each athlete has to deal with it and it is another experience that I went through". Read More »

Canadian Women's Hockey Team Loses To The US While You Were Sleeping

The Canadians won four games in December and they won the pool play game against the Americans at the Olympics 2-1. Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson pulled off an incredible deke in the sixth round, while Maddie Rooney closed the door on Meghan Agosta as the USA won gold for the first time since the '98 Nagano Games. Read More »

De Gea the world's best goalkeeper, says Rio Ferdinand

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A few moments before Muriel's header, De Gea had already been forced to tip a header by Steven N'Zonzi over the crossbar. The second half saw Franco Vazquez fire over, while Muriel again went close on two occasions and Clement Lenglet failed to get power into a header following a free kick. Read More »

Canada advances to men's hockey semis

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Then, in the fourth shoot-out round, Canada's Melodie Daoust and American Amanda Kessel, sister of Pittsburgh Penguins forward Phil, both scored to make it 2-2. "We wanted to thank them for all the support". I had a really hard time cheering for her all this time , but my goodness, the Lamoureux twins were my favorite players in this tournament. Read More »

Elizabeth Swaney: 5 Things About US Skier Competing On Hungary's Olympic Team

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Halfpipe skiing is considered to be a risky sport in which competitors normally perform a series of spectacular tricks while going down the pipe and are evaluated by judges, but Swaney's run featured zero tricks. She booked her ticket by consistently finishing in the top 30 at World Cup events with pedestrian runs that ensured she didn't fall and always recorded a score. Read More »

Bayern cruises to 5-0 win over Besiktas in Champions League

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Lewandowski pulled the ball back for Coman to score early in the second half, and Mueller grabbed his second a quarter-hour later, prodding Joshua Kimmich's cross in from close range. On that basis you may wish to consider giving Besiktas a two-goal start on the Asian Handicap at [2.36]. The Argentine maestro, teed up by Andres Iniesta, struck a low shot past keeper Thibaut Courtois for his first goal in nine attempts against Chelsea . Read More »

Desmond Howard Comments On The Feud Between LeBron James & Laura Ingraham

During a 17-minute interview with ESPN broadcaster Cari Champion alongside Golden State's Kevin Durant last week, James discussed family, personal growth and the challenges that come with being black and a public figure in America - including his reaction to the racial slur that was graffitied on his Los Angeles home last May. Read More »

Canada Owns Gold Medal Advantage

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For most of the third period, it looked like the long wait would go on. He stopped 15 shots to lead Canada to the 1-0 victory and a berth in the medal round. 18, with pilot Nico Walther setting a confident gold-medal pace ahead of Canada's Justin Kripps. "Guys were literally jumping in front of pucks with their face", Roy said. Read More »