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Vikings would play Super Bowl as visitor in their home stadium

Getty Images<p>The Vikings, of course, could become the first team to play a Super Bowl in their home stadium. But just because it has never happened …

NFL

Top prospect Dahlin named to Team Sweden – and the Olympics just got a lot more interesting

The NHL won’t be sending players to Pyeongchang, but the presence Rasmus Dahlin, who is primed for future stardom as the draft’s top prospect, will …

Ice Hockey

Nick Wright previews Jaguars at Patriots: ‘Everything is set up perfectly for New England’

In his conversation with Cris Carter, Jenna Wolfe and Eric Mancini, Nick Wright previews the Jacksonville Jaguars - New England Patriots matchup, …

The Raptors Dropped Their New Drake Inspired ‘OVO Edition’ Uniforms

The Toronto Raptors were among the four teams that weren’t a part of the major unveiling of the NBA’s Nike City Edition uniforms. The Knicks, which also delayed the release of their City Edition unis, recently revealed their firefighter inspired jerseys this past week and the Raptors followed suit …

Drake

So What The Hell Is Going On With ‘The Batman’?

Last month, we learned it was “highly unlikely” Ben Affleck will play Batman in <i>The Batman</i>, although he would reportedly don the cowl one last time for <i>Flashpoint</i>. At the time, a rumor was also circulating that <i>The Batman</i> director Matt Reeves (<i>Dawn of the Planet of the Apes</i>) wanted to recast Jake …

Ben Affleck

NFL Playoffs 2018: TV Info, Bracket Predictions and Super Bowl Odds

The Jacksonville Jaguars made the AFC Championship Game in their second and fifth years of existence (1996 and 1999) but haven't been back this century. They are one of four teams to have never made a Super Bowl (the others being the Cleveland Browns, Houston Texans and Detroit Lions).<p>The Jags can …

New research reveals how gut bacteria can control our genes

It seems like we're seeing new research connecting our gut microbiome to a different illness or disease every week, but often the mechanisms behind …

Research

JONES: Kevin Glenn makes every stop in CFL

He’s been everywhere, man. He’s crossed the prairies bare, man. He’s breathed the mountain air, man. Travel, he’s had his share, man. He’s been …

Are the Golden Knights legit Cup contenders?

Will Vegas go down as a cute, cuddly story or can it really win the Cup? Who are the best trade deadline rentals? And more.<p>This week on The Hockey …

Ice Hockey

Olympic rosters for Canada and Team USA: Who are the players to watch?

The rosters may not have any NHL talent, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t any players from Team Canada or Team USA to keep an eye on when the …

Ice Hockey

It May Look The Same, But Olympic Figure Skating Will Sound Different In 2018

During the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, figure skaters will still dazzle audiences with triple axles and quadruple salchows and routines presented with elegance.<p>But this year the sport might sound different: Pyeongchang will be the first Olympics where skaters in the men's, women's and pairs …

Winter Olympics

26 Books That Are Being Made Into Movies and TV Shows in 2018

The new year brings the usual spate of movies and TV shows adapted from books, offering a variety of thrills. Some are historical, as in <i>The Little</i> …

Books

Top takeaways from the NFL Divisional round

Icon Sportswire/Getty Images<p>For the most part, we bore witness to another slate of NFL Playoff action that lacked drama we have seen in previous …

21 movies we’re looking forward to in 2018 (and you should be too)

This year is shaping up to be a big one for cinema, with much-anticipated sequels and superhero movies hitting the big screen.<p>From <i>Black Panther</i> to <i>A</i> …

The Amazing Things Your Body Does When You Feel Afraid

Embrace the power of fight or flight<p>mikkelwilliam via Getty Images<p>When you feel scared, you feel alone, helpless. But the best bodyguard in the world …

Jaguars vs. Steelers: Picks, predictions and odds

In AFC Divisional Round action, the Pittsburgh Steelers will take on the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday afternoon inside Heinz Field.<p>The Pittsburgh …

Saline shortage has hospitals scrambling as flu season hits

A saline solution shortage worsened by Hurricane Maria has hospitals worried, even as staff turn to creative solutions such as breaking out the Gatorade.<p>The shortage of the ubiquitous intravenous bags of saline has been going on since 2014, but the supply got hit even further when the hurricane …

Disease

Argos’ Marc Trestman a candidate for Seahawks OC job: report

Toronto Argonauts head coach Marc Trestman is a candidate for the offensive coordinator position according to multiple online reports. The Seahawks …

50 Cent doubles down on claim about beating Conor McGregor in street fight

Conor McGregor went toe-to-toe with arguably the greatest boxer of all-time, Floyd Mayweather Jr., and managed to hold his own for awhile, which …

This Is Who Gary Oldman Thinks Should Replace Ben Affleck As Batman

Not a bad choice<p>Ben Affleck’s stint as the Dark Knight hasn’t exactly gone to plan. Following two critically-slammed <i>Justice League</i> movies, rumours abound that he’s going to hand in his cowl.<p>Brother Casey Affleck told <i>WEEI Sports</i> that, "He’s not going to do that movie, I don’t think. Or so I would …

How the Patriots' roster has turned over since Super Bowl LI

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- When New England Patriots safety and captain Duron Harmon stepped up to the interview podium Wednesday, he was wearing a Super …

NFL exec: Pats would want three first-rounders in Belichick trade

If Bill Belichick did decide he wanted to leave the New England Patriots after his 18th season with the franchise, the level of interest in the …

Pats LT Nate Solder admits 'it's not always easy' blocking out distractions

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports<p>The New England Patriots are preparing for their playoff game against the Tennessee Titans in the midst of a controversy …

Tom Brady says he didn't celebrate Jimmy Garoppolo trade to 49ers

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady countered the characterization in an ESPN The Magazine story that he "seemed …

Titans interrogated Ryan on Pats ‘until he was ready to drop’

The Tennessee Titans are squeezing every bit of information they can out of former New England Patriots cornerback Logan Ryan about their upcoming …

Golden Globes winners 2018: Full list

<i>Big Little Lies</i>, <i>The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel</i>, <i>Lady Bird</i>, and <i>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri</i> were among the big winners at Sunday’s 75th annual …

Critics Are Losing Their Sh*t Over Paddington 2

The British Academy for Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) announced the nominees for their annual film awards today, which recognize contributions to …

Animation

The Weeknd says goodbye to H&M over racist 'monkey' sweatshirt ad

Pop star The Weeknd has cut ties with the international retail chain H&M after the company ran an ad featuring a black boy modeling a sweatshirt emblazoned with the words "coolest monkey in the jungle."<p>The Canadian singer, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye, had partnered with the Sweden-based company …

Social Media

Alpine snow leaves thousands of tourists stranded in Switzerland

Authorities have begun airlifting stranded tourists by helicopter after road and rail links to Zermatt were cut off. At least 80 centimeters of snow …

Lana Del Rey says Radiohead suing over song's similarity to Creep

The singer-songwriter tweeted ‘it’s true about the lawsuit’, saying Radiohead are asking for 100% of the publishing royalties to her track Get Free<p>Radiohead are suing Lana Del Rey over her song Get Free, which they say bears similarity to their 1993 breakthrough hit Creep.<p>Del Rey tweeted: “It’s …