Update, 1:51 PM ET: Logan Morrison has agreed to a one-year, $6.5 million contract with the Twins, per MLB Network's Jon Morosi . The team has yet to confirm the deal. So he has some extra position flexibility, with solid power (.763 career OPS, 23 home runs for the Marlins in 2011). However, given the glut of first baseman who were free agents this winter, including Eric Hosmer and Carlos Santana, Morrison is a terrific alternative who isn't going to cost as much in years or total ...
During her trip - which she said she made in order to reaffirm America's commitment "to a maximum pressure campaign to ensure that the Korean Peninsula is denuclearized" - she headed the USA delegation at the Olympics closing ceremony, and had dinner with South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
He most recently played with the Sabres during the 2016-17 season, but made a decision to hold off free agency for this year so he could compete in the Olympics. During his National Hockey League career, Gionta has played in 1,006 career games and scored 289 goals to go along with 299 assists. The signing marks a homecoming of sorts for Gionta, who spent four seasons playing for Boston College.
Bournemouth found a lifeline 10 minutes from time, as Adam Smith scored with a thumping effort. Bournemouth's Jordon Ibe applauds fans after the match against Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth January 14, 2018. Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe admits his side failed to turn up for the first 80 minutes, but was full of praise for the way his players salvaged a point during a thrilling finale.
Shiffrin's time of 40.52 in the slalom ranked her third and helped her make up ground after she finished sixth in the downhill. If Vonn does need a second season to get past Stenmark's record she might think about extending her career. In getting to the podium, Shiffrin matches Vonn with three career Olympic medals in alpine skiing. "You are too much of a champion, you can manage (your schedule), you can only do the downhills", she told the American.
And although Wenger once more referenced the "offside" second goal, the Frenchman admitted his side made costly mistakes in the final defeat. That victory gave Ospina further fond memories of Wembley, an arena already engrained in the history of Colombian football as the scene of the famous "scorpion kick" clearance by eccentric goalkeeper Rene Higuita in an worldwide friendly in 1995.
It is very important for me. "She is young and we do need young players in our team who can do better in global cricket", the Indian skipper concluded by saying. Batting at No. 3, he has done brilliantly in T20 cricket but he gave me that license to go after the bowlers and attack. Virat Kohli conceded that India was still on their way to be called ideal.
That didn't mean there were no celebrations for the Russians in Pyeongchang . Commenting on the IOC's decision to ban the Russian flag and anthem, two-time Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva said at the start of 2018 Winter Olympics: " angry Russians become unstoppable ".
Having topped the round-robin stage with eight wins from nine matches, the Korean team then came through a tense semi-final against Japan which required an extra end, to guarantee at least silver. After the final event of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, Norway and Germany both have 14 gold medals. In Gangneung, the Russians were favoured to win the men's tournament against Germany , but needed Kirill Kaprizov's overtime goal to give them their first hockey gold since 1992.
He narrowly bested Ryan Newman and Kevin Harvick , who will start second and third, respectively. The active drivers with one Atlanta victory are defending race victor Brad Keselowski , Denny Hamlin and Kevin Harvick . Auto chief Blake Harris will have to sit out the remainder of the weekend, and Truex will start in the back of the field. In five starts at Atlanta , Dillon has an average finish of 25.0 with a best finish of 11th-place in the 2016 race.
An NHL source confirmed to Murphy's Hockey Law early Sunday morning that the New York Rangers - as Elliotte Friedman reported Saturday night , - are on the verge of sending star winger Rick Nash to the Boston Bruins . He'll be an unrestricted free agent this summer. In his six seasons with the Rangers, Nash played in 375 games with 145 goals and 107 assists. The real score for the Rangers is Lindgren, a solid if unspectacular prospect on the blue line, and the Bruins' ...
Referee Friend did point to the spot on the half-hour mark after Timothy Fosu-Mensah brought down Kane, only for the official to quickly change his decision with the linesman's flag correctly raised for offside. Kane the missed a similar opportunity, meeting a cross from the right and volleying towards goal from all of six yards, only to fire the ball well wide from an acute angle with everyone in the ground expecting the 24-year-old to hit the back of the net for the 35th time this season.
Duke, North Carolina and N.C. State are among the schools named in an investigation by the FBI into corruption in college basketball. Simply put, people who engage in this kind of behavior have no place in college sports. The report specifically names N.C. State's Dennis Smith, Duke's Wendell Carter, and UNC's Tony Bradley. Smith played one season with the Wolfpack and was taken by the Dallas Mavericks in the first round of last summer's National Basketball Association draft.
Asked if he thought was Pachulia a dirty player, Westbrook said "Yeah". A Western Conference showdown between the Golden State Warriors and the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday and it won't be surprising for many National Basketball Association fans that the game many moments for fans to talk about.
Mourinho won three league titles with the Blues across two stints, but there will be no room for sentiment as United seek to climb back above Liverpool into second in the table. Now Matic, unfortunately, is playing for Manchester United . "About this player I can talk only really well because he played with us last season", the manager said.
Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus is expected to be named on the bench after a lengthy spell on the sidelines with a knee injury, and Raheem Sterling will be assessed before the match. He said: "In the first finals you are more nervous than the next one". Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be itching to impress in his first game since Arsenal's 1-0 defeat against Tottenham at Wembley two weeks ago.
England looked set to end the hosts' run of eight consecutive ODI wins when Taylor fell for 113 after Stokes (2-43) struck twice, but Santner (45 not out from 27) hit Chris Woakes for his fourth six to seal the win with four balls to spare in a thrilling start to the five-match series.
Graham scored 26 points and the eighth-ranked Jayhawks wrapped up their 14th consecutive regular-season conference championship, clinching at least a tie for the Big 12 title with a 74-72 victory against sixth-ranked Texas Tech on Saturday.
The school said Ayton will be eligible to play Saturday night. The Oregon Ducks host Arizona on Senior Night on Saturday. Miller is one of the most accomplished coaches in the country, going to four Elite Eights in his career and winning four regular-season Pac-12 titles at Arizona.
Can broke the deadlock for the Reds with a first-half header, their 100th goal in their 40th fixture, before Salah scored for the sixth successive game after the break. The second preserved the lead after a decent dive. Things nearly got off to the ideal start just two and a half minutes in when Mohamed Salah combined well with Roberto Firmino , only for the Egyptian's shot to crash off the post.