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Thursday’s Toffee Bites: It’s Theo Time, baby!

In today’s links: Pictures of Theo, stats on Theo and Everton’s plans for Theo

England Training - Group D: UEFA EURO 2012 Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images

Let’s talk about Theo Walcott for a second. The player has some known deficiencies, right? Despite all of his skills, he is inconsistent and injury prone. We know this. But this guy is coming to Everton with a perfect attitude, isn’t he? He genuinely seems happy to be a Blue. He knows he will get game time, and it seems to have put a pep in his step. I, for one, am excited to see him get on the pitch. Can he be the one to push us up the table? It remains to be seen, but he is certainly something different from what the Toffees have had in recent years.

In case you missed it

Done Deal: Everton sign Theo Walcott from Arsenal
England forward becomes the Toffees’ second signing of the window

Tosun thrilled to form partnership with Walcott at Everton
Forward excited by Blues’ latest signing

Why Walcott is exactly what Allardyce needs at Everton
Walcott’s pace and goals make him very valuable for a blunt Everton attack

Thursday’s Toffee Bites

Career In Pictures: Theo Walcott - Everton’s Flickr
Photos of his time with England, Southampton and Arsenal

10 Things You May Not Know About Theo -
He remains England's youngest goalscorer.

Everton would have been foolish not to sign Theo Walcott - Liverpool Echo
He is certainly a step above what the Blues currently have.

Walcott’s £20m Everton move spells trouble for Lookman and Vlasic -The Guardian
Sam Allardyce says Theo Walcott ‘should be at the peak of his career’ and he is an experienced goalscorer but his arrival is bad news for Everton’s youngsters.

Theo Walcott’s best Arsenal moments - The Short Fuse
The winger leaves after 12 years with the Gunners.

What and How to Watch

Copa del Rey: Leganes vs Real Madrid, 3:30 p.m. ET, fuboTV
CONCACAF Women’s U21: Costa Rica vs Canada, 3 pm. ET, fuboTV
NBA: Lakers at Thunder, 8 p.m. ET, ESPN
Nuggets at Clippers, 10:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
NHL: Sabres at Rangers, 7:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN
Penguins at Kings, 10 p.m. ET, NBCSN

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