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Frazier's run-scoring triple play helps Yanks top Reds 4-2 Frazier's run-scoring triple play helps Yanks top Reds 4-2
- July 27, 2017

Somehow, Frazier's triple play actually helped the Yankees. With the bases loaded and no outs in the second, Frazier-supported by hundreds of Toms River , N.J. The recent trade acquisition ended retired pinch hitter Scooter Gennett to end the seventh. Matt Holliday , who had led off with a single, scored to make it 1-0. (more...)
Suns' Brandon Knight Expected To Miss All Of Next Season Suns' Brandon Knight Expected To Miss All Of Next Season
- July 27, 2017

Knight , 25, will undergo surgery after an examination with Head Team Physician Dr. Tom Carter. He averaged only 11 points per game while shooting just under 40 percent from the field, also recording a career-low 2.4 assists per game. Ulis averaged 7.3 PPG and 3.7 APG in 18 minutes a game in his rookie campaign. The Phoenix Suns have found themselves heavily involved in trade discussions this summer. (more...)
Latest development suggests Virgil van Dijk could be Merseyside bound after all Latest development suggests Virgil van Dijk could be Merseyside bound after all
- July 26, 2017

De Telegraaf report that Van Dijk would see his wage rise from around €2m per year to €8m per year if he moves to Liverpool , and he'd be able to take action if still in the Netherlands. However, it looks like the long wait could be over and Virgil Van Dijk may just be on his way to Anfield. Meanwhile, Liverpool remain to be linked with another key target, Naby Keita of RB Leipzig who was involved in a serious bust-up in training yesterday (July 24). (more...)
Barcelona plan second Philippe Coutinho transfer bid
- July 26, 2017

Coutinho's career has taken off in the last couple of seasons, with the Brazilian taking on the mantle of being Liverpool's leader in attack since the departure of Steven Gerrard. That was a message echoed by Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp on Friday as he outlined Coutinho's importance to Liverpool. Barcelona have reportedly struck an agreement over personal terms with the representatives of Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho , but any summer move to the Camp Nou will still depend on whether ... (more...)
McGregor is going to get killed boxing Mayweather: Mike Tyson McGregor is going to get killed boxing Mayweather: Mike Tyson
- July 26, 2017

When he hits people they go down and if he hits Floyd, I think he will hurt him and when he hurts people, he puts them away. If Mcgregor "can't kick, grab and do this kind of things, he has no chance", he added. Now, this isn't to say that McGregor can't pull off the upset. Seven of his nine wins in the UFC have come by either TKO or KO by punches. Bantamweight Conlan, who asked his friend McGregor about appearing on the undercard on Aug 26, is also struggling to see how the UFC star can ... (more...)
Liverpool target Naby Keita involved in horror tackle Liverpool target Naby Keita involved in horror tackle
- July 26, 2017

They are understood to have knocked back at least one big-money bid from the Reds. On Tuesday, Liverpool fans were initially excited when Keita did not start an RB Leipzig friendly versus Konyaspor. The Serbia worldwide, who spent the last season out on loan at Sporting Lisbon and Hull City, featured in Liverpool's first pre-season friendly against Tranmere Rovers but was left out of the squad for the tour to Hong Kong. (more...)
Trail Blazers trade Allen Crabbe to the Nets Trail Blazers trade Allen Crabbe to the Nets
- July 26, 2017

In addition to Russell and Crabbe , the Nets have also added Timofey Mozgov and Marcus Thornton this offseason via trade. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported on Tuesday that the Portland Trail Blazers had traded #Allen Crabbe to the Brooklyn Nets . (more...)
How is Rutgers handling last-place Big Ten expectations? How is Rutgers handling last-place Big Ten expectations?
- July 26, 2017

Among the rest of the teams now in the division, only Nebraska and Iowa have winning records during that span. Nebraska is 31-18, Iowa is 29-20. Three years ago, the Big Ten announced a policy to stop scheduling Football Championship Subdivision opponents. (more...)
LeBron James refutes report he'd be 'tempted to beat Kyrie Irving's a**' LeBron James refutes report he'd be 'tempted to beat Kyrie Irving's a**'
- July 26, 2017

Irving and Rose are both players that need the ball in their hands to be effective though NBA fans just saw in this year's finals that efficient ball movement and making the extra pass will trump isolation basketball nearly every time. (more...)
Kargil Vijay Diwas 2017: Twitterati Hails Bravery of Armed Forces, Pays Tributes Kargil Vijay Diwas 2017: Twitterati Hails Bravery of Armed Forces, Pays Tributes
- July 26, 2017

During this 60-day long war, Indian soldiers gained back the high altitude outposts occupied by Pakistani forces and terrorists resulting in the culmination of Operation Vijay. On the day, Twitter is buzzing with tributes to the Armed Forces who died fighting for the welfare of the nation. He said Chinar Corps commander Lt Gen J S Sandhu and all ranks of Chinar Corps paid homage to the Kargil heroes in a solemn ceremony held at the war memorial in Badami Bagh Cantonment here. (more...)
Further link to brain injuries Further link to brain injuries
- July 26, 2017

In this study , the numbers may have been skewed due to the fact that most who volunteered to donate their brains had likely had pre-existing concerns that they had CTE. "The objective of the brain bank was to comprehensively examine the neuropathology and clinical presentation of brain donors considered at risk of development of CTE", doctors wrote in their report. (more...)
Red Sox acquire Nunez from Giants
- July 26, 2017

Selected by the Red Sox out of the University of Florida in the third round of the 2016 First-Year Player Draft , the right-hander has posted a 1.15 WHIP and held opponents to a.228 batting average this season. Earlier this month, the Red Sox finally made a decision to cut bait with Pablo Sandoval, who has since returned to the Giants . The 30-year-old has been an extremely consistent hitter over the last few years, and is now sporting a rock-solid.308/.334/.417 slash line, with 18 stolen ... (more...)
International Champions Cup 2017: Chelsea vs Bayern Munich International Champions Cup 2017: Chelsea vs Bayern Munich
- July 26, 2017

Chelsea won 3-0 to really lay down a marker and get their pre-season campaign off to a flyer. The Spain worldwide returned to Real Madrid from Juventus in a £29m deal but Morata struggled to break into Zinedine Zidane's team in the 2016-17 season. (more...)
Seattle Mariners vs. Boston Red Sox
- July 26, 2017

Seattle's offense struck again with one out in the inning. The Red Sox, whose division lead over the New York Yankees shrunk to two games, managed only four singles in the defeat while Dustin Pedroia struck out three times to raise his total to six over the last four contests after going without one over his previous seven games. (more...)
Trump's recent Twitter rant appears to confirm secret Central Intelligence Agency program in Syria Trump's recent Twitter rant appears to confirm secret Central Intelligence Agency program in Syria
- July 26, 2017

President Donald Trump seems to have confirmed a secret Central Intelligence Agency operation in Syria on his Twitter account. "Our approach supporting the humanitarian needs of displaced Syrian citizens as close to their home country as possible is the best way to help most people", said Trump . (more...)
Bayern's Ancelotti says decision on Sanches after pre-season
- July 26, 2017

Ancelotti guided Bayern to a fifth Bundesliga title in a row last season but the side suffered a fourth successive knockout stage failure in the Champions League and the Italian is hoping midfielder Rodriguez will spur them to greater success. (more...)
Brock Lesnar on Jon Jones superfight: Brock Lesnar on Jon Jones superfight: "Anytime, anywhere"
- July 26, 2017

Lesnar (5-3-1 record in MMA) returned to the octagon previous year for UFC 200 in June 2016 where he defeated Mark Hunt via unanimous decision. When asked recently about the prospect of facing former heavyweight champion Lesnar amid rumours that it was a possibility in 2018 , " Bones " replied positively. (more...)
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, and You? Dinner Up for Auction Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, and You? Dinner Up for Auction
- July 26, 2017

Interested fans, perhaps those who have some serious bucks lying around, or even a yacht or two, can bid for the dinner date at an auction Wednesday in St. Last year, the actor raised $45 million dollars for his environmental foundation at the glitzy gala, which featured Chris Rock, Kate Hudson, Bradley Cooper, and Tobey Maguire as guests. (more...)
Branden Grace makes major history by firing 62 at British Open Branden Grace makes major history by firing 62 at British Open
- July 26, 2017

By the 10th hole he was under par for the tournament after making birdie at four, five, nine and ten. "It was a special day, to be quite honest", Grace said after the round. But after I made the putt, that was the first thing he told me. "And to do it at the Open Championship is pretty special". Grace's round, the lowest in the history of the majors, saw him move from four over par overnight to four-under. (more...)
Ailing Nigeria president gives thanks for nationwide prayers Ailing Nigeria president gives thanks for nationwide prayers
- July 26, 2017

This is coming few days after the President met with governors and leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in London. He said that, as a child, the north gave him education and secured his future and was born of Igbo patronage, raised by the north and empowered by the west, hence, he needed nothing more than to be a detribalised Nigerian. (more...)
Pochettino urges patience with Tottenham's youth after Roma loss Pochettino urges patience with Tottenham's youth after Roma loss
- July 26, 2017

Additionally, ESPN Deportes is providing Spanish language coverage. "We don't have to go and spend £20 million, £30m, £40m on a player, and obviously that homegrown player has an affinity with the club that a player we buy doesn't". New arrival from Sassuolo Lorenzo Pellegrini played in the loss to PSG and Roma fans could get a glimpse of Aleksandar Kolarov and Gregoir Defrel against Spurs. (more...)
Real Madrid & Monaco agree huge fee for Kylian Mbappe
- July 26, 2017

Madrid have raised over €100mn in sales this summer, with Alvaro Morata joining Chelsea and Danilo signing for Manchester City , while James Rodriguez has gone to Bayern Munich on loan. The current champion of Spain and Champions League victor real Madrid was close to making the biggest transfer in football history. The fee positively annihilates the €100m that Manchester United paid for the young forward's global teammate Paul Pogba last summer, and puts the Spanish giants ... (more...)
Chelsea vs. Bayern Munich, Int'l Champions Cup Chelsea vs. Bayern Munich, Int'l Champions Cup
- July 25, 2017

There have been positive signs, however, with James and Tolisso showing glimpses of what they have in their locker and they will hope to further embed themselves within the team. We know what a fantastic team they've got, but we should be confident. The Blues also engaged in similar relaxation this time past year as they chilled in the pool at UCLA during pre-season. (more...)
Angels Blast Three Home Runs In 3-2 Win Over Boston Angels Blast Three Home Runs In 3-2 Win Over Boston
- July 25, 2017

Red Sox manager John Farrell said Price's effort was an anomaly. The thing they did well was make him throw a lot of pitches. "To see how consistent he's been with strikeout totals is unique and certainly impressive". "The way he felt coming out of the Yankee game, body-wise, he felt a little more taxed than previous starts, so I thought it was timely". "During day games it's always pretty bad for the right side of the field - second basemen, right field", Holt said. (more...)