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Ex-Packer Martellus Bennett heads back to New England Patriots Ex-Packer Martellus Bennett heads back to New England Patriots
- November 11, 2017

During the Packers' bye week, Bennett posted on Instagram that he was "pretty sure" he would retire at the end of the season. He did not play in the 30-17 loss on Monday to the Detroit Lions . He did that and he went to a number of them. "I mean, really, to tie all that together, you're asking me to get inside somebody else's feelings, conversation, more on a personal level", McCarthy said ( via ESPN's Rob Demovsky ). (more...)
Celtics Storm Back For Road Win Over Thunder Celtics Storm Back For Road Win Over Thunder
- November 05, 2017

Regardless of who is playing point guard for the Magic, they know they must be mentally and physically tougher than they were on Friday and play with more goal against the Celtics . He came into Friday's game shooting 47.5 percent from 3-point range in his career against the Thunder , which is the best he has shot from 3-point range against any team. (more...)
Georgia, Alabama rank 1-2 in first playoff standings Georgia, Alabama rank 1-2 in first playoff standings
- November 05, 2017

STATE: Let's talk about that six-game win streak for the Wolfpack in between losses to SC and Notre Dame - those wins didn't do much for them. The full CFP ranking can be found here. The top four teams in the final CFP rankings will advance to the College Football Playoff , with the top seed facing the No. 4 seed in one semifinal and the Nos. (more...)
Bournemouth score last-gasp victor at Newcastle Bournemouth score last-gasp victor at Newcastle
- November 05, 2017

Callum Wilson missed a great one on one and Marc Pugh hit the post late on, before Cook's thumping header stole the points for the visitors to lift the Cherries out of the relegation zone ahead of the worldwide break. Ritchie has become a firm fan favourite since making the move from The Cherries last summer and looked to get one over his old side inside five minutes, there didn't looked to be much on as he picked up on the right but made a decision to follow the cry of shoot, hitting a ... (more...)
Europa League: Arsenal Advance, Everton Dumped Europa League: Arsenal Advance, Everton Dumped
- November 04, 2017

The first big chance of the contest fell to Olivier Giroud after 10 minutes following good work from Ainsley Maitland-Niles, but the France worldwide - who scored the only goal of the reverse fixture a fortnight ago - was denied by Milan Borjan. (more...)
Ivanka Trump arrives in Japan ahead of United States president's visit
- November 04, 2017

Ivanka Trump is scheduled to give a speech at a symposium on women's empowerment in Tokyo on Friday morning before having dinner with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that evening, according to the Japanese Foreign Ministry. "All too often, our workplace culture fails to treat women with appropriate respect", she said. "This takes many forms, including harassment, which can never be tolerated", she continued. (more...)
Nadal 'Never Dreamed' Of Year-End Top Spot Nadal 'Never Dreamed' Of Year-End Top Spot
- November 02, 2017

Speaking after victory on Wednesday, the Spaniard said: "I'm very, very happy for everything". The Spaniard has enjoyed a fabulous season, winning two Grand Slam titles along the way, and the French and US Open champion made no mistake in pipping his great rival Roger Federer to the prestigious year-end top spot. (more...)
Tottenham striker Harry Kane OUT of clash with Man United Tottenham striker Harry Kane OUT of clash with Man United
- October 30, 2017

Kane has scored 13 goals in 12 appearances in all competitions for Spurs this season, who are level on points with second-placed Manchester United . The former Southampton manager praised his players effort and performance, despite Tottenham leaving Old Trafford empty handed: "The effort was fantastic". (more...)
Many of Texans players kneel during national anthem in protest of owner Many of Texans players kneel during national anthem in protest of owner
- October 30, 2017

In the first statement Friday morning, he said he regretted using the word "inmates" as part of a figure of speech, and he never intended for it to refer to his players. Six players visibly protested at the game between the San Francisco 49ers and Philadelphia Eagles, The Associated Press reported , and San Diego Chargers offensive tackle Russell Okung raised a fist during the anthem before a game in MA. (more...)
Irish boxer Taylor adds pro world title to Olympic gold Irish boxer Taylor adds pro world title to Olympic gold
- October 29, 2017

Ireland's golden girl Katie Taylor thrilled millions of Irish around the world tonight as she became world champion in her very first 12 months in the pro ranks. The cut above her eye failed to deter her late on as a five-shot combination found the target in the ninth. It may not have been in Ireland where most of her fans would have loved to have seen it. (more...)
Landmark goal for Daniel Sturridge as Liverpool beat Huddersfield Landmark goal for Daniel Sturridge as Liverpool beat Huddersfield
- October 29, 2017

You could see immediately in the second half really, we had more players between the decisive lines and so it was more hard for Huddersfield to defend. We had more players between the decisive lines and it was more hard for Huddersfield to defend. "I am disappointed because the players have given good effort and worked hard". (more...)
Cowboys Elliott cleared to face Redskins Cowboys Elliott cleared to face Redskins
- October 24, 2017

Without the preliminary injunction, Elliott's suspension would no longer be blocked by the courts, and the National Football League could impose the six-game suspension levied against him in August in response to domestic violence allegations by Elliott's former girlfriend. (more...)
Official Arsenal XI and Red Star Belgrade preview Official Arsenal XI and Red Star Belgrade preview
- October 20, 2017

Progression from Group H now looks a certainty, with the Gunners sat five points clear in first place after three wins from as many matches. They were unsafe on set pieces, but thanks to some good saves from Petr Cech and some desperate defending Arsenal survived without conceding. (more...)
Liverpool smash NK Maribor Liverpool smash NK Maribor
- October 19, 2017

Sadio Mane is another major absentee. Jurgen Klopp has confirmed Loris Karius will start in goal for Liverpool , and the Reds are also without Sadio Mane - who picked up a hamstring injury during the recent global break. In fact, the Slovenian side has won just one of their 14 group stage games in the premier European club competition (D5 L8). Look at the recent draws against Sevilla , Burnley, Newcastle and on Saturday against United and Liverpool were by far the better team in ... (more...)
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho targeted by PSG this summer Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho targeted by PSG this summer
- October 19, 2017

Manchester United's own Andreas Pereira was said to be a serious consideration, but the Portuguese stopper stayed where he is, a decision he may reevaluate in the summer if other young goalkeepers continue coming to prominence around Europe. (more...)
Spain misses out as Federation Internationale de Football Association confirms 2018 World Cup seeds Spain misses out as Federation Internationale de Football Association confirms 2018 World Cup seeds
- October 17, 2017

Russian Federation goes into the top pot, followed by the top seven-ranked teams, and the remaining 24 teams are spread into the three subsequent pots in order. Italy. The Azzurri are only in the play-offs because they had the misfortune of being in the same qualifying group as Spain. When will the matches be played? The first legs will take place between November 9 and 11, with the return matches scheduled from November 12 to 14. (more...)
Asia Cup Hockey: India thrashes Pakistan 3-1, tops Pool A Asia Cup Hockey: India thrashes Pakistan 3-1, tops Pool A
- October 16, 2017

Though Pakistan got off to a roaring start in this tournament with a 7-1 win against hosts Bangladesh, they stumbled against Japan as they settled for a 2-2 draw. Twitter came alive after the match with several celebrities, among others, congratulating the Indian team on the superb win. Contrary to the win, Pakistan had the first real scoring chance when they earned their first penalty corner but they wasted it. (more...)
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer on collision course in Shanghai Masters Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer on collision course in Shanghai Masters
- October 14, 2017

The Argentine recovered from a slow start to triumph 4-6, 6-1, 6-4. "I saw his frustration, for sure", del Potro said. "I have been dealing with all my injuries in the past, and now it's time to take care of my body, see what the MRI says or what the doctor says". (more...)
Man Utd on edge as Lukaku declared fit for Belgium clash Man Utd on edge as Lukaku declared fit for Belgium clash
- October 11, 2017

The 24-year-old did not travel to Sarajevo and instead stayed behind in Brussels to continue his rehabilitation. However, the burly forward has been passed fit to play, although with Belgium already guaranteed their place at Russian Federation 2018, the striker may not be risked. (more...)
Ireland Name Starting Lineup For Wales Clash, Brady And McClean Return
- October 10, 2017

Needing victory to ensure top spot in European qualifying Group I , goals from Gylfi Sigurdsson and Johann Gudmundsson ensured Iceland would be on the plane to Russian Federation 2018. "Players like Shane Duffy came in and had a big game that night". McClean missed the 2-0 win at home to Moldova last Friday through suspension, but was returned to the side along with Robbie Brady and Harry Arter as O'Neill opted to leave Wes Hoolahan on the bench. (more...)
Odell Beckham Jr. Was Carted Off With An Apparent Left Ankle Injury
- October 09, 2017

Beckham was carted off, tears flowing as the Giants' 0-4 season could be over already. The Giants lead the Los Angeles Chargers , also without a win through four games, 9-7 late in the second quarter. What would have generally have been a fairly inconsequential play became, unfortunately, a critical moment for the Giants as their star receiver remained on the ground in considerable pain. (more...)
Bangladesh lose opener Tamim to thigh injury Bangladesh lose opener Tamim to thigh injury
- October 07, 2017

Mahmudullah Riyad, back in the side after being left out for Bangladesh's 100th Test in Colombo and the home series against Australia, was one of the few batsmen during the first Test in Potchefstroom who enjoyed some success. "If you play in Australia, if you play in England, even if you play in South Africa against the relatively big nations you still get very good crowds", Elgar said. (more...)
Where is OJ Simpson going after prison? 'None of your business' Where is OJ Simpson going after prison? 'None of your business'
- October 04, 2017

O.J. Simpson's companion, Tom Scotto from Naples, Florida claimed he was with O.J. following his release from prison . Simpson was once an electrifying running back dubbed "Juice" who won the Heisman Trophy as the nation's best college football player for USC in 1968 and became one of the NFL's all-time greats with the Buffalo Bills . (more...)
The Conspiracy Behind OJ Simpson's Release from Prison The Conspiracy Behind OJ Simpson's Release from Prison
- October 04, 2017

Simpson was released at 12:08 a.m. PDT from Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada, state prisons spokeswoman Brooke Keast told The Associated Press. The trial involving OJ Simpson at the time was known around the world. Bondi told "Fox and Friends" that she might have no legal way to keep Simpson out. (more...)
IND vs AUS cricket online IND vs AUS cricket online
- October 01, 2017

They then dismissed Pandey, Jadhav, and Dhoni in a space of 15 runs to seal the match. Both of them brought up their fifties as they put up a century run stand. Rohit went on to score 65 off 55 deliveries, which included a boundary and five sixes, before a terrible mix-up with captain Virat Kohli saw him get run out. (more...)
Jose Mourinho confirms Paul Pogba's injury fears in blow for Man United Jose Mourinho confirms Paul Pogba's injury fears in blow for Man United
- September 30, 2017

Pogba scored two goals and made two assists before the Manchester United record signing suffered a hamstring problem during a 3-0 victory over Basel in the Champions League earlier this month. "Pogpa will not play tomorrow", he told a press conference on Friday before Crystal Palace face the seventh round of the Premiership. Further, the manager claimed: "I cannot have hope, like with Jones or Valencia who I can see in training and hope for a positive answer". (more...)
Broncos Announce Plans to Stand as a Team for National Anthem Broncos Announce Plans to Stand as a Team for National Anthem
- September 30, 2017

They go on to explain that our country is not flawless and that inequalities still exist, "We can all do better", they wrote. "Starting Sunday, we'll be standing together". "We just felt the best way, that was the best direction to go". "But they wanted a statement just stating what they were doing last Saturday and what we're doing as a team moving forward". (more...)
Manchester City Striker Sergio Aguero Injured In Car Crash Manchester City Striker Sergio Aguero Injured In Car Crash
- September 30, 2017

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has played down Sergio Aguero's midweek trip to Amsterdam so close to their crunch game with Chelsea . Sergio Aguero has confirmed he has a broken rib, but that his injuries could have been worse after he was involved in a road accident in Amsterdam on Thursady. (more...)
US Warplanes Fly Near North Korea in US Warplanes Fly Near North Korea in "Show of Force", Pentagon Says
- September 25, 2017

Trump called Kim a "madman" on Friday, a day after Kim dubbed him a "mentally deranged USA dotard". American bomber and fighter jets flew along North Korea's eastern coastline Saturday in a "show of force" that was closer to the rogue nation's border than any other mission this century, the Pentagon reported . (more...)
Pressure mounts on FA over Mark Sampson sacking Pressure mounts on FA over Mark Sampson sacking
- September 22, 2017

But Sampson's tenure was marked by accusations of impropriety that first arose only months after he was hired in December 2013, and on Wednesday - less than 24 hours after his team began qualification for the 2019 World Cup with a 6-0 win over Russian Federation - the English Football Association fired him, citing "clear evidence of inappropriate and unacceptable behaviour" in a statement announcing its decision. (more...)
Chelsea agree to sell Diego Costa to former club Atletico Madrid Chelsea agree to sell Diego Costa to former club Atletico Madrid
- September 22, 2017

That ban expires in January, which is when Costa will become available. Costa joined Chelsea from Atletico in July 2014 for 32 million pounds ($41.2 million at the time) on a five-year deal. But should he pass the medical and agree terms swiftly, he could find himself paraded on Wednesday as Atletico Madrid welcome the West Lononders to their new stadium. (more...)
Spectators injured as stand partially collapses in Durham Spectators injured as stand partially collapses in Durham
- September 18, 2017

Earlier Chris Gayle (40) and Lewis (51) got West Indies off to a flying start, putting on 77 for the first wicket. While thankful for having won West Indies a trophy off his own bat, Brathwaite's goal now is for consistent worldwide success. (more...)
Coutinho and Liverpool frustrated as Burnley punish dodgy defence Coutinho and Liverpool frustrated as Burnley punish dodgy defence
- September 18, 2017

When is Liverpool vs Burnley? But despite Liverpool's dominance Joel Matip was called into action late on to head off the line, after Mignolet failed to get near a Burnley header from a corner. "We were dominant, fantastic attitude". "We watched all of them 500 million times and, to cool the people down, what if the new player doesn't hit the first ball and he makes exactly the same mistake?" said Klopp. (more...)
Luke Shaw, Paul Pogba and Marcos Rojo Injury Updates Luke Shaw, Paul Pogba and Marcos Rojo Injury Updates
- September 17, 2017

Pogba's hamstring injury , sustained in the early stages of Tuesday's 3-0 Champions League victory over Basel, will certainly keep him out of Sunday's match, and there is no guarantee that he will be available for France's decisive World Cup qualifiers against Bulgaria and Belarus in October. (more...)
Jose predicted to become tropical storm Jose predicted to become tropical storm
- September 15, 2017

Jose, which has maximum sustained winds of 120 kph (75 mph), is moving southeast at 13 kph (8 mph), the NHC said in a public advisory released at 0900 GMT. Some restrengthening should begin on Friday, and Jose is predicted to become a Category 1 hurricane again by the weekend. As Tropical Storm Jose moves northwestward, north of the Bahamas, two disturbances are drifting westward in the eastern Atlantic. (more...)