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Sports Jim Caldwell's Forecast | Arctic air briefly backs off
Author: 0 Jim Caldwell's Forecast | Arctic air briefly backs off

New Year's Eve will be bitterly cold. Once temperatures drop to freezing on Sunday evening, they will likely stay at or below the 32° mark until late Tuesday AM. Wind chills will be considerably lower , as cold as minus-34 degrees (minus-30F). Actual air temps will plummet into sub-zero territory by Sunday morning and that means highs will likely be trapped in the single digits.

Sports Gunman kills two at Houston garage, takes his own life
Author: 0 Gunman kills two at Houston garage, takes his own life

Police say a man walked into an auto shop where he used to work and fatally shot two people before killing himself. A charred body found in the woods earlier this week was identified by police Friday, according to a news release from the Houston Police Department.

Sports Joey Barton reacts to Rangers - Celtic match
Author: 0 Joey Barton reacts to Rangers - Celtic match

However, neither side could find a victor in the closing stages, with Celtic extending their unbeaten run in Old Firm games to eight matches. A club like Rangers have to want to excel in a place like this. Here, Football Insider looks at three things we learned from Rangers' 0-0 draw with Celtic. Once you go onto the pitch you have to trust your players to play.

Sports What time is Crystal Palace v Manchester City on TV?
Author: 0 What time is Crystal Palace v Manchester City on TV?

City's winning streak is already a record in English league football but one more victory would see City equal the 19 in a row Guardiola achieved while in charge of Bayern Munich in 2013-14. "So I'm afraid we won't have much option other than to try and do against them what we tried to do against Arsenal". The Arsenal match last night was the first for the Eagles since the Swansea draw on 23rd December, allowing time for players to recover, but with Southampton following the City game just ...

Sports Murray plays down Abu Dhabi defeat
Author: 0 Murray plays down Abu Dhabi defeat

The Serbian has been sidelined for the last six months and was unable to play in an exhibition match in Abu Dhabi on Friday when an elbow injury flared up. Murray, who has slipped to 16th in the rankings after ending previous year as No. 1, wasn't scheduled to play at the Abu Dhabi tournament. Novak said: "I am sorry that I will not be able to play in front of my fans here".

Sports Warriors' Stephen Curry likely to be on minutes restriction when he returns
Author: 0 Warriors' Stephen Curry likely to be on minutes restriction when he returns

The league's best third-quarter team, Golden State trailed 79-75 after the Hornets outscored them 26-22 in the third. Kevin Durant produced 27 points albeit on 8-of-19 shooting. "With Steph, it's all about finding his rhythm". He went through shoot-around Friday morning with no issues. After the workout, the Warriors declared Curry out for Friday's game.

Sports George Weah Elected President of Liberia
Author: 0 George Weah Elected President of Liberia

African football legend, George Weah, has been confirmed the victor of Liberia's presidential election. In spite of his poor background, Weah went on to have a flourishing football career in the 1990s, and later became world's best footballer.

Sports Thunder Rally Against Bucks, Bad Call Costs OKC Game
Author: 0 Thunder Rally Against Bucks, Bad Call Costs OKC Game

The Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 22 points to tie the Milwaukee Bucks late in the game, only to lose 97-95 on a basket with just a second to play that should not have counted. But from that point on, though, things became more hard for the Bucks. George missed a pair of games earlier this month with a calf injury, but this seems to be something different.

Sports Packers reportedly make Davante Adams one of NFL's highest-paid receivers
Author: 0 Packers reportedly make Davante Adams one of NFL's highest-paid receivers

The Packers will likely have to make some tough decisions during the off season. With a wide receiver core of Adams, Randall Cobb , and Jordy Nelson , the Packers look to rebound back to contention in 2018. In fact his career-high of 997 yards came in 2016 when he played all 16 games. The Packers will miss the playoffs this season and will close out the year with a noon game against the Lions in Detroit.

Sports Blake Griffin (knee) will return to Clippers' starting lineup on Friday night
Author: 0 Blake Griffin (knee) will return to Clippers' starting lineup on Friday night

It was adding injury to insult on a night Kuzma made just four of his 24 shots from the field. Kuzma leads all Lakers in scoring this season, averaging a tally of 17.8 points and 6.8 rebounds. His teammates combined to go 14 for 26 from the line. Brandon Ingram led the team with 23 points, Jordan Clarkson started in place of the injured Lonzo Ball (shoulder) and added 22 points while Kentavious Caldwell-Pope chipped in with 16 points.

Sports Avery Bradley reportedly paid money to silence sexual assault accuser
Author: 0 Avery Bradley reportedly paid money to silence sexual assault accuser

Negotiations for the confidentiality agreement began after the woman contacted Bradley and accused him of assaulting her, TMZ reported. TMZ Sports reported that Bradley and the alleged victim negotiated a civil settlement. While Bradley, through his attorney, has admitted to the settlement, he has denied any wrongdoing. "The confidentiality agreement specifically refutes and denies the validity of all allegations of any wrongful conduct by Mr.

Sports Northwestern vs. Kentucky 2017 live stream
Author: 0 Northwestern vs. Kentucky 2017 live stream

Odds : Northwestern opened as 6.5-point favorites. Kentucky running back Benny Snell Jr . has seven games with at least 100 yards rushing this season. The sophomore was a second-team All-SEC selection this season and enters bowl play with 1,318 yards (24th-most in the country) and 18 touchdowns (tied 5th-most).

Sports Buccaneers bringing coach Dirk Koetter back for 2018 season
Author: 0 Buccaneers bringing coach Dirk Koetter back for 2018 season

Ownership believes the organization and Winston need stability, even with reports that surfaced of a rift between the quarterback and coach - an issue Winston has denied. "Dirk has been here (since) my first year, " Winston said. As the head coach, it has been kind of different but Dirk is the man. You just don't understand that relationship in that quarterback room.

Sports James Harrison rips Steelers again for misleading him with 'lip service'
Author: 0 James Harrison rips Steelers again for misleading him with 'lip service'

It is rather interesting that his only rebuttal to the scathing criticisms of him and his lack of professionalism throughout the process was "maybe I didn't handle the frustration the best that I could've". Asked about the post or what his former teammates said, Harrison brushed it aside with a quick "Next question". Q: Does it hurt to see what the Steelers have been saying about you? "No Jets questions, huh? But still zero reps", he wrote.

Author: 0 CFL opens door for Johnny Manziel to sign with Tiger-Cats in 2018

Johnny Manziel could revive his career in Canada after the CFL announced it would approve any potential deal with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats . Manziel's CFL rights are owned by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats , who worked him out in September. "These conditions, while extensive and exacting, remain confidential". "We will have no further comment at this time". Manziel has had past legal troubles, which impacted whether or not he'd be allowed to play in the CFL.

Sports Premier League Preview: Liverpool v. Leicester
Author: 0 Premier League Preview: Liverpool v. Leicester

Liverpool host Leicester on Saturday, and the Reds must win to keep up the pressure on surrounding teams Chelsea , Tottenham and Arsenal . However, the Reds' spirits will also be high due to the signing of Virgil van Dijk announced on Wednesday.

Sports My Pep Talk to the 0-15 Cleveland Browns
Author: 0 My Pep Talk to the 0-15 Cleveland Browns

In fact, they were the No. 2 seed in each of those two years. The Steelers (12-3) have clinched a first-round bye and have a slim chance to secure home-field advantage with a win and a Patriots loss to the Jets. Although Gilbert was more than willing to divulge the Steelers' personnel plans for this week's game, no one else in the team's locker room was willing to confirm (or deny) his information.

Author: 0 Brandon Marshall trying to help Eli Apple get on track

The 2-13 squad, which fired head coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese earlier this month, is set to make a number of changes in the offseason, among them could be a decision to dump a troubled but also troublesome player. "With the proper approach and the right people around him, [Apple] can get his career back on track, because the last thing you want is to be labeled".

Sports Andrew Luck believes he'll be ready for 2018 season
Author: 0 Andrew Luck believes he'll be ready for 2018 season

The franchise QB was placed on season-ending injured reserve November 2 after experiencing lingering soreness in his surgically-repaired throwing shoulder. In June 2016, the Colts signed Luck to a six-year, $140 million dollar contract. It feels weird. I don't feel I'm a part of this team right now. Luck repeated that same process the following two years, eventually leading the Colts all the way to the AFC Championship Game during the 2014-15 campaign.

Sports Jags Have Decisions To Make Ahead of Season Finale vs. Titans
Author: 0 Jags Have Decisions To Make Ahead of Season Finale vs. Titans

Until that point, it's on me and Keelan top go out there and make those guys proud and do what we've been coached to do. "That's our main focus". Jacksonville is 9-3-2 ATS in the last 14 meetings between these two teams. "We've watched firsthand as the community rallied behind the Jaguars during our last few home games, but the demand over the last 48 hours has exceeded expectations".

Sports Risky wind chill and record-low temps through Friday AM
Author: 0 Risky wind chill and record-low temps through Friday AM

Skies will become mostly cloudy on Friday as a weather system slides south of Wisconsin. Looking ahead to New Year's Eve - another round of dangerously cold wind chill values is likely, so you'll want to plan accordingly for your celebrations.

Sports Mourinho: United spent £300m and it's not enough
Author: 0 Mourinho: United spent £300m and it's not enough

The draw helped Burnley rise to seventh in the EPL table with 33 points, while Manchester United remain second with 43 after 20 matches. Leicester City drew 2-2 with Manchester United at the King Power Stadium on Saturday. "When you tell a club like Manchester United , you think (AC) Milan is not as big as us?" Do you think Inter are not as big as we are? And Mourinho once again lamented his side's luck, saying: "I don't know how they score a goal from a free-kick, rebound here, ...

Sports National Football League announces discipline for Tom Savage concussion protocol incident
Author: 0 National Football League announces discipline for Tom Savage concussion protocol incident

Allen Sills said of the Texans. He was pulled from the game for good shortly after returning, and eventually went on injured reserve with a concussion. It said that the slow-motion video of Savage, which alarmed many viewers, "was not broadcast until after the doctors had begun the sideline evaluation and thus was not seen by the medical staff prior to the evaluation".

Sports Chelsea v Stoke City
Author: 0 Chelsea v Stoke City

Conte has few injury problems ahead of Stoke's visit to Stamford Bridge, meaning he could rotate his selection in order to save some players for the trip to Arsenal on January 3, while Charly Musonda and David Luiz are close to returns. Chelsea has struggled to repeat last season's title-winning heroics, with Conte spending a significant part of the summer in a severe dispute with Spanish forward Diego Costa.