Canada had just lost its first World Cup match in 36 years, outplaying Belgium for much of a 1-0 defeat, and an emotional John Herdman revealed in the on-field interview what he had just told his players during a postgame huddle. “You say those things in an impassioned moment trying to inspire your team in a huddle, and when you're asked the question what you said in that huddle, yeah, it was what I said,” Herdman explained the following day. Canada could be eliminated with another defeat.
Glenn Kirschner issued a damning critique of the former vice president's refusal to testify before the House Jan. 6 committee.
STORY: While the result, and performance, was desperately disappointing, England top the group on four points and remain in the box seat to reach the last 16.The United States, who drew with Wales on Monday, have two points and will go into their last game against Iran knowing a win could take them into the last 16.Fans cheered outside the Al Bayt Stadium in Qatar, and tens of thousands also gathered at FIFA Fan Festival on Friday (November 25) night to watch the game.Despite the disappointing result for England fans, supporters from both countries were seen in the fan park cheering and celebrating.A U.S. fan said she was quite happy about the draw and felt hopeful that their team could progress to the knockout stages, while an England fan said he’s disappointed by their team’s performance after a tense 0-0.“I feel really good. I think even though the U.S. may not be as great as England. I think they did make England work for it, and I’m glad they tie. It’s better than losing,” said 23-year-old Andrea Pineda from New York, who was among roughly 15,000 fans in the fan zone area on the day sixth of the World Cup.“I think Southgate could have changed things a lot earlier in the game. I think England could have done a lot better, a lot better. USA were good but England were poor, very poor,” said 36-year-old England supporter Jamie Standell.
The SNP’s policy development convener said there could be another referendum after a single-issue election.
Just four contestants remain in the running to be crowned this year's King or Queen of the Jungle.
Iran will meet with the USA in their final Group B match in Qatar. Gregg Berhalter's team are the favourites to come out on top with talisman Christian Pulisic, nicknamed Captain America by fans, at the helm.
For a brief moment after Saudi Arabia's Salem Aldawsari fired a ball from just inside the penalty box into the back of the net to seal a World Cup win against Argentina, Arabs across the divided Middle East found something to celebrate. Such Arab unity is hard to come by and fleeting when it arrives. Whether that momentum continues will be tested on Saturday as Saudi Arabia faces Poland — and as regional tensions, religious differences and renewed economic competition between countries resume.
BEIJING (AP) — Macao has tentatively renewed the casino licenses of MGM Resorts, Las Vegas Sands, Wynn Resorts and three Chinese rivals after they promised to help diversify its economy by investing in non-gambling attractions, the government said Saturday. The announcement is positive news for owners who have invested billions of dollars to build the former Portuguese colony near Hong Kong into the biggest global gambling center. But the requirement to spend on theme parks, music and sports add
Dallas Stars (9-5-2, first in the Central Division) vs. Colorado Avalanche (8-5-1, third in the Central Division)Denver; Saturday, 9 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Avalanche -137, Stars +116; over/under is 6BOTTOM LINE: The Dallas Stars visit the Colorado Avalanche after Jason Robertson scored two goals in the Stars' 5-4 overtime loss to the Winnipeg Jets.Colorado has gone 8-5-1 overall with a 4-1-1 record in Central Division games. The Avalanche have gone 2-5-1 in one-goal games.Dallas ha
St. Louis Blues (6-8-0, fourth in the Central Division) vs. Florida Panthers (9-6-1, sixth in the Atlantic Division)Sunrise, Florida; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Panthers -195, Blues +165; over/under is 6.5BOTTOM LINE: The Florida Panthers take on the St. Louis Blues in a non-conference matchup.Florida has a 6-2-2 record in home games and a 9-6-1 record overall. The Panthers have a +four scoring differential, with 52 total goals scored and 48 conceded.St. Louis has a 5-6-
Arizona Coyotes (6-8-1, seventh in the Central Division) vs. Minnesota Wild (7-7-2, sixth in the Central Division)Saint Paul, Minnesota; Sunday, 2 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Central Division foes meet when the Minnesota Wild play the Arizona Coyotes.Minnesota is 2-2-0 against the Central Division and 7-7-2 overall. The Wild have a 3-5-1 record when they commit more penalties than their opponent.Arizona is 0-1-2 against the Central Division and 6-8-1 overall. The Coyotes have gone 2-5-2 in games their
Vancouver Canucks (5-9-3, sixth in the Pacific Division) vs. Vegas Golden Knights (13-4-0, first in the Pacific Division)Paradise, Nevada; Saturday, 10 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Golden Knights -178, Canucks +151; over/under is 6.5BOTTOM LINE: The Vancouver Canucks visit the Western Conference-leading Vegas Golden Knights.Vegas is 13-4-0 overall and 5-3-1 against the Pacific Division. The Golden Knights are 10-2-0 in games their opponents serve more penalty minutes.Vancouver is 3-2-0 a
Philadelphia Flyers (7-6-3, seventh in the Metropolitan Division) vs. New York Islanders (11-6-0, second in the Metropolitan Division)Elmont, New York; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Islanders -211, Flyers +176; over/under is 5.5BOTTOM LINE: The New York Islanders will attempt to keep a three-game win streak going when they host the Philadelphia Flyers.New York is 11-6-0 overall with a 5-1-0 record in Metropolitan Division games. The Islanders have gone 2-1-0 in games their
Washington Capitals (7-9-2, sixth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. New Jersey Devils (13-3-0, first in the Metropolitan Division)Newark, New Jersey; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Devils -171, Capitals +146; over/under is 6BOTTOM LINE: The Washington Capitals will aim to break a five-game road skid when they face the New Jersey Devils.New Jersey is 13-3-0 overall with a 2-2-0 record in Metropolitan Division play. The Devils are 10-1-0 in games their opponents serve more penalt
Seattle Kraken (8-5-3, second in the Pacific Division) vs. Anaheim Ducks (5-10-1, eighth in the Pacific Division)Anaheim, California; Sunday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: The Seattle Kraken visit the Anaheim Ducks after Andre Burakovsky's two-goal game against the Vegas Golden Knights in the Kraken's 4-2 win.Anaheim has gone 5-10-1 overall with a 3-2-0 record against the Pacific Division. The Ducks have committed 88 total penalties (5.5 per game) to rank first in the league.Seattle has gone 8-5-3 over
Columbus Blue Jackets (5-9-1, eighth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Nashville Predators (7-8-1, fifth in the Central Division)Nashville, Tennessee; Saturday, 8 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Predators -218, Blue Jackets +182BOTTOM LINE: The Columbus Blue Jackets travel to the Nashville Predators looking to end a three-game road losing streak.Nashville has a 6-3-2 record in home games and a 7-8-1 record overall. The Predators have committed 75 total penalties (4.7 per game) to rank 10th
Ottawa Senators (5-9-1, eighth in the Atlantic Division) vs. Los Angeles Kings (10-7-1, third in the Pacific Division)Los Angeles; Sunday, 10:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Kings play the Ottawa Senators in a non-conference matchup.Los Angeles is 10-7-1 overall and 6-4-0 at home. The Kings have a 5-2-1 record when they serve fewer penalty minutes than their opponent.Ottawa has a 5-9-1 record overall and a 2-6-1 record on the road. The Senators serve 12.6 penalty minutes per game to rank
Calgary Flames (7-6-2, fourth in the Pacific Division) vs. Carolina Hurricanes (10-5-1, fourth in the Metropolitan Division)Raleigh, North Carolina; Saturday, 4 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Hurricanes -137, Flames +116; over/under is 6.5BOTTOM LINE: The Carolina Hurricanes come into a matchup with the Calgary Flames after losing five straight games.Carolina has a 10-5-1 record overall and a 4-3-1 record in home games. The Hurricanes have a +five scoring differential, with 48 total goals
Winnipeg Jets (9-4-1, second in the Central Division) vs. Chicago Blackhawks (6-6-3, eighth in the Central Division)Chicago; Sunday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: The Chicago Blackhawks will try to stop a six-game skid when they play the Winnipeg Jets.Chicago has gone 6-6-3 overall with a 0-4-1 record against the Central Division. The Blackhawks have a -7 scoring differential, with 38 total goals scored and 45 allowed.Winnipeg has a 6-2-0 record in Central Division play and a 9-4-1 record overall. The
After failing to qualify for Russia 2018, the USA are now back for the 2022 World Cup with a vengeance, with their second game of the tournament being the 0-0 draw with England on November 25.