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Dwyane Wade plans to be present in Chicago's training camp Dwyane Wade plans to be present in Chicago's training camp
- September 10, 2017

Wade wouldn't address his future beyond that or the organizational decision to rebuild after the draft-day trade of his close friend Jimmy Butler . The time hasn't been right, obviously, to this point. In his stints with the Heat and the Bulls , the 35-year-old Wade averaged 23.3 points, 4.8 rebounds, and 5.8 assists. (more...)
Cincinnati agrees to three-year, $38.7 million extension with linebacker Vontaze Burfict Cincinnati agrees to three-year, $38.7 million extension with linebacker Vontaze Burfict
- September 10, 2017

Then later on Thursday, Adam Schefter and others reported a done deal. The NFL also suspended him three games to begin last season for what the league considered repeated violations of player safety. "It was important to reach an extension before the start of the season, and we look forward to having Vontaze back with the team in a few weeks", Lewis said. (more...)
Three things fantasy players need to know about Saints at Vikings Three things fantasy players need to know about Saints at Vikings
- September 10, 2017

In the meantime, it has been mostly business for Peterson despite the outside commotion surrounding the game. First, we know Drew Brees is a fantasy staple. They have all kinds of weapons, so he (Drew) may be disappointed he has one less, but he's still got a lot of bullets in that gun". From the New Orleans defense? "I don't know. (more...)
Federer, Nadal try to set up semifinal showdown at US Open Federer, Nadal try to set up semifinal showdown at US Open
- September 10, 2017

If I play at my best level, I believe I am gonna have my chances against everybody. Roger Federer admitted after his 4-set loss to Juan Martin del Potro last night that he felt he wasn't playing well enough to beat rival Rafael Nadal in the Friday semifinals. (more...)
Jose Mourinho backs Phil Jones after criticism from Rio Ferdinand
- September 10, 2017

The weight and direction of the Armenian's pass was sublime, cutting through Stoke's defence and putting Lukaku clear. Stoke's equaliser came from a Shaqiri corner. "Sometimes mangers of top six clubs don't take negative results kindly". "In fairness I have my history with handshakes". Hughes has previously had issues regarding the post-match formality with managers including Tony Pulis (twice), Roberto Mancini, Martin Jol and Arsène Wenger. (more...)
Looks like the Yankees also Looks like the Yankees also "cheated" by stealing signs
- September 10, 2017

Said Manfred: "I do believe that this is a charged situation from a competitive perspective, when you have the kind of rivalry that the Yankees and the Red Sox have". DiSarcina, according to ESPN , was gesturing signs to a pitcher and then the Yankees players were using that information. Mets fans, for their part, have mostly decamped for football season , where they plan on following another uh. (more...)
MLB Recaps: Indians win club-record 15th straight MLB Recaps: Indians win club-record 15th straight
- September 10, 2017

BALTIMORE - Aaron Judge and Chase Headley each hit a two-run homer, helping the Yankees to their first series win at Camden Yards in four years. Cleveland has won the first three games of this series with relative ease. After a slightly above average first half, the Indians have started playing like the team we all thought they could be. With their recent streak, the Indians now sit comfortably in first place in the American League Central Division, and are only five wins shy of the ... (more...)
Urban Meyer thinks Tom Herman threw Texas players under the bus Urban Meyer thinks Tom Herman threw Texas players under the bus
- September 10, 2017

All players in your program are your players. Meyer surmised that Herman was making excuses and such words were "insane ". Meyer pointed to a statement made Saturday by Herman (his former offensive coordinator at Ohio State) not being able to "sprinkle fairy dust" on the Longhorns team he inherited from Charlie Strong (Meyer's former defensive coordinator at Florida ) following a loss to Maryland. (more...)
This Is Why James Anderson Is One Of The Best Fast Bowlers
- September 10, 2017

After Bishoo had dismissed Cook lbw for 17 with the leg-spinner's first delivery of the match, Mark Stoneman (40 not out) and Tom Westley (44 not out), who both needed runs to press their claims for a place in the England side to defend the Ashes in Australia at the end of the year, guided their side home to an untroubled victory. (more...)
Salah plays in 10-man Liverpool's 5-0 rout at Manchester City Salah plays in 10-man Liverpool's 5-0 rout at Manchester City
- September 10, 2017

Even though we shipped five goals, it's thanks to Simon Mignolet that it wasn't 7-0 or 8-0. Here is a list of the top non-EU goal scorers in Premier League history, courtesy of Sky Sports . The Croatia global is usually criticised for his positioning and Klavan has been given the chance on Saturday to impress manager Klopp. I want to get more out of myself. (more...)
Larson rallies for win as NASCAR play-off field set Larson rallies for win as NASCAR play-off field set
- September 10, 2017

When I got on the brakes, the splitter slammed down on the ground and shot me up the track into him. "Those five bonus points with the win tonight are huge for us". and Denny Hamlin. The auto randomly began to smoke and the caution flag came out; although there was nothing wrong on the vehicle, Kenseth got stuck on the ensuring restart behind cars that didn't pit and he ended up fourth. (more...)
Auburn vs. Clemson Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction Auburn vs. Clemson Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction
- September 10, 2017

Auburn also has a new quarterback in Baylor transfer Jarrett Stidham . By the end, the story became the dominance of the Clemson defense, more than anything. With a game back at Jordan-Hare Stadium next week against Mercer, Auburn has a chance to bounce back and figure out a winning formula. Dorian O'Daniel had 1 ½. (more...)
Sebastian Janikowski Placed on IR with Back Injury; Giorgio Tavecchio Signed Sebastian Janikowski Placed on IR with Back Injury; Giorgio Tavecchio Signed
- September 10, 2017

To take Janikowski's place, the Raiders promoted kicker Giorgio Tavecchio to the active roster, after working out several kickers earlier in the week. He is 9-for-11 on field goals in the preseason in his career. Defensive end Max Valles was released from the practice squad to make room for Tavecchio. (more...)
Mississippi State easily handles Louisiana Tech 57-21 Mississippi State easily handles Louisiana Tech 57-21
- September 10, 2017

As the ball rolled back downfield, several Mississippi State players tried to pick it up but could not. The unit proved how quickly it can turn it on. 2 rusher with 1,375 yards. And even when it did, things went from good to bad fast - really fast. "I just wanted to make sure that I did everything I could to play and, in the end, it looks like I did". (more...)
Sam Darnold, Dynamic Backfield Lead USC to Convincing Win vs. Stanford Sam Darnold, Dynamic Backfield Lead USC to Convincing Win vs. Stanford
- September 10, 2017

Freshman Stephen Carr and junior tailback Ronald Jones II combined for a two-pronged rushing attack of 305 yards and two rushing touchdowns. The USC Trojans rallied from a disappointing start to emerge as one of the nation's top teams in 2016. (more...)
Gonzalez vs. Rungvisai is the appetizer before Golovkin vs. Canelo Gonzalez vs. Rungvisai is the appetizer before Golovkin vs. Canelo
- September 10, 2017

He meets fellow Mexican Juan Francisco Estrada, a former flyweight champion who has a record of 35-2, with 25 knockouts. Instead, it was Sor Rungvisai starting off with the same level of confidence that carried him to the upset back in March. (more...)
Sri Lankan cricket set to return to Lahore Sri Lankan cricket set to return to Lahore
- September 10, 2017

Online tickets for next week's World XI tour of Pakistan have sold out, just as demand spikes for the coveted seats at the Gaddafi Stadium, which will host the three Twenty20 matches on September 12, 13 and 15. "Now, you have an worldwide team with Faf (du Plessis), Hashim Amla and David Miller, guys who are represented from all over the world, to play". (more...)
Lamar Jackson cuts up North Carolina defense in 47-35 win Lamar Jackson cuts up North Carolina defense in 47-35 win
- September 10, 2017

Holy Cross 20, Bucknell 0 - Diquan Walker ran for 72 yards on 10 carries and scored two touchdowns to lead the Crusaders (1-1) past the host Bison (1-1) in the Patriot League opener for both teams. I'm not sure he would have been 100 percent at that time. "But we definitely have to make them pay". "They did exactly what we thought they would do", safety Donnie Miles said. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool 'very unlucky' at Man City but must improve
- September 10, 2017

City had stuttered through their first three games but hit their stride against the Reds, albeit with the visitors having to play almost an hour following Sadio Mane's sending off in the 37th minute. "If the leg is not where it is, it is a foul from the goalie". "Now we have to improve and now we have the next opportunity to get three points, so I hope the team is okay and we can win, get the three points and get confidence". (more...)
Erv Santana starts tonight for Twins at Royals Erv Santana starts tonight for Twins at Royals
- September 10, 2017

Minor and Alexander stick out from the bunch with sub-3.00 ERAs, while Maurer has found it hard to adjust after a midseason trade to Kansas City, pairing a 7.02 ERA with a 4.9 BB/9 and 10.3 SO/9 over just 16 2/3 innings so far. Merrifield lined a two-run double in the fifth - narrowly missing a three-run homer - to bring the Royals within 6-4. Buxton has saved more runs on average than any other center fielder in the majors. (more...)
Paul Pogba produces commanding performance against Stoke City Paul Pogba produces commanding performance against Stoke City
- September 10, 2017

The Red Devils were hoping to maintain their 100 per cent start to the season at the bet365 Stadium, but fell behind with two minutes left in the first half when Stoke summer signing Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting scored. A dramatic end to the first-half of proceedings saw United respond within a matter of minutes as Nemanja Matic's flick on was met by Paul Pogba . (more...)
Five stages that won Froome the Vuelta a Espana Five stages that won Froome the Vuelta a Espana
- September 10, 2017

Despite only a 27-day gap between the end of the Tour and start of the Vuelta, Froome proved too strong for his rivals and joined the company of Frenchmen Jacques Anquetil and Bernard Hinault as Vuelta-Tour winners in the same year. The descent from the Cordal, the climb that precedes the Angliru, played a critical role. Bahrain-Merida's Ivan Garcia, conscious that Spain is running out of time to avoid a repeat of 1996 - the only other time in the 72-year history there has been no home ... (more...)
UFC 215 Preview: Demetrious Johnson Denied Clash With Ray Borg UFC 215 Preview: Demetrious Johnson Denied Clash With Ray Borg
- September 10, 2017

Magny has won four of his last five fights under the UFC banner, which includes a win over former UFC Welterweight Champion Johny Hendricks. "The most times when I get sick is when I'm in training camp, because my body is ran down", Johnson said. (more...)
Kohli, Sanjiv Goenka launch RP-SG Indian sports awards Kohli, Sanjiv Goenka launch RP-SG Indian sports awards
- September 10, 2017

Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli has assured his fans that he is likely to be the part of the team for another 10 years if he is able to maintain his fitness level. India captain Virat Kohli has joined hands with RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group to launch a scholarship programe for individuals who have undertaken exceptional initiatives to promote sports at the grassroot level. (more...)
Young Oregon defense to challenge Huskers Young Oregon defense to challenge Huskers
- September 10, 2017

But if the Cornhuskers (1-0) thought the Red Wolves were tough, wait until they take the field Saturday (September 9) against the Pac-12's Oregon Ducks . De'Mornay Pierson-El's fingertip touchdown reception in the opening quarter to pull the score within seven brought excitement and showed a trace of what could be. (more...)