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Heat to sign Josh Richardson to four-year, $42M extension Heat to sign Josh Richardson to four-year, $42M extension
- September 14, 2017

The plan included bringing their core players back, and they were successful in doing it. With 10 contracts listed for the 2018-19 season, the Heat can pay a couple extra million dollars if Waiters plays 70 or more games and center Kelly Olynyk plays 1,700 minutes or more during the season, triggering their individual bonuses. (more...)
Liverpool appeal Sadio Mane 3 game ban after weekend decisions Liverpool appeal Sadio Mane 3 game ban after weekend decisions
- September 14, 2017

Manchester City made a huge statement in the Premier League title race thanks to an incredible 5-0 win over Liverpool at the Etihad. "I've had it before when you have to jump into people's feet - and you have to be fearless". "I know if it was the other way around, (what we would be saying) wouldn't have been different to what Man City think at this moment". But from a player, and I've been in that situation, the chance to join Barcelona would be enormous for him. (more...)
Texans LB Brian Cushing suspended again for positive PED test Texans LB Brian Cushing suspended again for positive PED test
- September 14, 2017

The Houston Texans will be without a key member of their defense for a significant portion of the 2017 season, as it was announced Wednesday that starting inside linebacker Brian Cushing has been suspended 10 games for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs. (more...)
Jaime Garcia can not qualify for win Jaime Garcia can not qualify for win
- September 14, 2017

Todd Frazier and Brett Gardner keyed a three-run second off Chris Archer with base hits. It was his career-high 6th home run of the season. Garcia is winless in five starts since joining NY at the trade deadline after suffering a hard-luck loss against Cleveland his last time out, allowing one earned run in five innings. (more...)
WAFU: Eagles to play Mali WAFU: Eagles to play Mali
- September 14, 2017

The Super Eagles defeated Sierra Leone 2-0 in their first match of the tournament, thanks to two goals from Osas Okoro and Moses Peter at Cape Coast Stadium on Monday. "We arrived on Sunday night and everyone knows we played our last league game on Saturday before coming to Ghana". Midway through the second half, which was dominated by Nigeria, Chima Akas saw his effort crash against the side netting. (more...)
Real Madrid v Apoel Nicosia
- September 14, 2017

Tougher tasks lie in wait in the form of Borussia Dortmund and Tottenham Hotspur in Group H . Mayoral also had one chalked off in the final stages after meeting a Ronaldo cross as it finished 3-0 Real Madrid on the night. Do not underestimate APOEL , which is one of the most successful clubs in Cyprian football and have won last five domestic titles. But events since then have conspired against them with two home draws and an injury to Karim Benzema that could deprive them of the ... (more...)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers will host Chicago Bears as scheduled on Sunday Tampa Bay Buccaneers will host Chicago Bears as scheduled on Sunday
- September 14, 2017

But the three most important days of practice - today, Thursday and Friday - are in place as normal as Tampa Bay prepares for Sunday's home game against the Bears. The Bucs' matchup against the Chicago Bears will remain at Raymond James Stadium, as scheduled, the National Football League announced Tuesday. (more...)
Mayweather Reveals Why He Has 7 Girlfriends Mayweather Reveals Why He Has 7 Girlfriends
- September 14, 2017

History was made and from there Conor moved on to bigger and better things, dragging the retired-boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather into one last matchup, a fight billed by many as the biggest in the history of combat sports - at least from a financial perspective, that is. (more...)
Coutinho will not feature against Man City - Klopp Coutinho will not feature against Man City - Klopp
- September 14, 2017

The 25-year-old did play for Brazil during the recent global break and while Klopp agreed Coutinho could have come on at some point at City, he said it made more sense to get the player fit and ready for the rest of the season. "We don't know how long anybody will play for this club". "Sometimes it's impossible after the worldwide break - different plans, different positions, they played all over the world, I don't like this but we can not change it - but you saw City struggled also a little ... (more...)
Jason Day To Change His Caddie Setup Jason Day To Change His Caddie Setup
- September 14, 2017

Reardon is credited with inspiring Day to wake up at 5am every day to practise when the pair were roommates at Hills International College. "Now he's on the bag for me in the third FedEx playoff event", said Day, who plans to employ another friend, former Web.com Tour player David Lutterus, in two weeks at the Presidents Cup at Liberty National. (more...)
Khamenei calls for action against Myanmar over Rohingya crackdown Khamenei calls for action against Myanmar over Rohingya crackdown
- September 14, 2017

General Assembly meetings. The exodus of refugees, sparked by security forces' fierce response to a series of Rohingya militant attacks, is the biggest problem Suu Kyi has faced since becoming Burma's leader previous year. Amarpreet Singh, managing director, Khalsa Aid, as reported by Indian Express, said, "A camp can accommodate at least 50,000 people but in a lot of them there are more than one lakh refugees". (more...)
Jose Mourinho slams his players after Champions League win
- September 14, 2017

Paul Pogba's hamstring injury was the only negative on a straightforward evening for Mourinho , whose strength in depth was laid bare by the fact Herrera did not even make the bench. Today we went back to two again and I had on the bench Carrick and Fellaini, which were also important players last season. United are back in the top flight of European football after winning the Europa League last season. (more...)
Philadelphia Phillies release 2018 regular season schedule Philadelphia Phillies release 2018 regular season schedule
- September 14, 2017

But fans can now begin to look ahead to next season. The Washington Nationals open next season on the road for nearly a week. The home opener is April 5 against the Miami Marlins. The Nationals also face both the Yankees and Rays at home and on the road. The overall home slate features 46 games at SunTrust Park prior to the All-Star break and 35 home games following the break. (more...)
Darren Fletcher delighted with Stoke City performance Darren Fletcher delighted with Stoke City performance
- September 14, 2017

Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting became the first player to score against United this season when he netted twice for Stoke. "If you tell me Manchester United , I hope and expect my club to be strong enough and powerful enough for when the market closes for us, we can also close our doors and say it doesn't matter, we close our doors for buying and selling". (more...)
Mad Comparison: Liverpool Legend Tells Paul Pogba To Play Like Fellaini Mad Comparison: Liverpool Legend Tells Paul Pogba To Play Like Fellaini
- September 14, 2017

Souness also criticised Pogba, who is still only 24, for not winning much in his career so far, despite the France global picking up eight trophies, including four Serie A titles in just four seasons at previous club Juventus. For Crooks, Pogba's new hairstyle was the only point of note from United's outing however as he slammed the France worldwide for "behaving like an adolescent". (more...)
Folau refuses to back Wallabies' support for gay marriage Folau refuses to back Wallabies' support for gay marriage
- September 13, 2017

Israel Folau of the Wallabies . He was immediately inundated with dozens of replies, with opinion divided. Despite securing 70 per cent public support in an Ipsos/Fairfax poll on Tuesday, the issue of same-sex marriage had faced a political deadlock, only broken last week when the High Court gave the all-clear for the vote. (more...)
England target the All Blacks and their No. 1 spot England target the All Blacks and their No. 1 spot
- September 13, 2017

Due to a quirk of the global fixture list, England have not played New Zealand since 2014 - a frustrating hiatus that led to aborted attempts to arrange a match this autumn. England's last victory over them came in 2012. That Test has been organised to give the world champions a taste of rugby in the country hosting the following year's World Cup. (more...)
100 prisoners escape on hurricane-hit British island 100 prisoners escape on hurricane-hit British island
- September 13, 2017

The tiny island of Barbuda was nearly completely flattened-locals evacuated and returned to over $ 100 million in property damage, a huge sum for such a small nation as Antigua and Barbuda. Damage to these resorts, along with heavy agricultural losses and reconstruction costs elsewhere in the country, will be a major economic strain on the country. (more...)
Froome to represent Great Britain in time trial at World Championships Froome to represent Great Britain in time trial at World Championships
- September 13, 2017

The World Championships take place from 17-24 September in Bergen, Norway. Froome, victor of four Tours de France, won't be the only ringer on the British squad in Bergen, Norway. The Belgian team has won three titles since the UCI reintroduced the TTT in 2012. "Eddy Merckx's time of racing, he was able to win every single kind of race on the calendar". (more...)
Japanese sensation Otani expected to play in Major League Baseball next season Japanese sensation Otani expected to play in Major League Baseball next season
- September 13, 2017

Through five seasons, Otani has a slash line of.286/.359/.505 with 47 home runs and 163 runs batted in 389 games played. But it's where you draw that line of being successful. The 23-year-old asked his ballclub last December to allow him to move to the majors via the posting system and has made it clear this week that his intent had not changed, the source said. (more...)
Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck ruled out of Week 2 Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck ruled out of Week 2
- September 13, 2017

Until quarterback Andrew Luck returns healthy, the Colts are likely to continue taking beatings on a weekly basis. "Jim Irsay mentioned he needs to trust his arm, that is where it stands now for Andrew Luck ", Rapoport stated. Brissett was 2-for-3 passing after replacing Tolzien in the fourth quarter of the Rams' blowout loss. Chuck Pagano was reportedly "considering" starting Brissett in this week's game against the Cardinals, but he revealed in a conference call with the media that ... (more...)
Cardinals announce 2018 schedule: Season opener at Mets Cardinals announce 2018 schedule: Season opener at Mets
- September 13, 2017

Quintana allowed two runs and six hits while striking out seven and walking one. He threw 24 pitches in the first inning and walked two, yet got bailed out by a base-running lapse. "We were really just looking to do something special on the actual anniversary date, and it's really a gift to the community, a gift to our fan base to say thank you for 50 awesome years", A's COO Chris Giles said. (more...)
Los Angeles Awarded 2028 Olympic And Paralympic Games Los Angeles Awarded 2028 Olympic And Paralympic Games
- September 13, 2017

Johnson's last outing at the Olympics came in Sydney in 2000, where he successfully defended his 400m title, but the 50-year-old will have no feelings of envy towards any competitors when the Games return to USA soil in 2028. It marks the first time that the worldwide body has awarded two Summer Olympics at the same time. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said: "This is a momentous day for the people of Los Angeles and the United States". (more...)
Victor Lindelof discusses Paul Pogba injury: Man Utd have players to cope
- September 13, 2017

I don't like it, flicks and tricks. The Manchester United manager was correct in his assessment and was sending a warning shot to his team to respect future opponents because top sides will hurt them for complacency or silly mistakes. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo ready for Real Madrid return - Zinedine Zidane
- September 13, 2017

Superstar Ronaldo looks set to return to the starting line-up tonight — his first club game since receiving a five-match ban after his red card in the Spanish Super Cup final. He said , "Varane is doing well, has recovered and is back with us". He will also have fond memories of playing against the Spanish defender Jesus Rueda who will be at the heart of the minnows' defence. (more...)