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Penn State's James Franklin on 'icing': 'You will never understand us' Penn State's James Franklin on 'icing': 'You will never understand us'
- September 20, 2017

Franklin didn't offer any information on Penn State defensive end Torrence Brown, who was carted off the field against Georgia State after incurring a direct hit to his right knee. The recommendation is to get the second team in there. Franklin added that allowing the field goal attempt with the incorrect personnel on the field would run counter to a program core value to always compete, regardless of the circumstances. (more...)
Sri Lanka Cricket announces new selection panel Sri Lanka Cricket announces new selection panel
- September 20, 2017

Sri Lanka named a new selection committee on Tuesday, putting former test bowler Graeme Labrooy in charge of the five-member panel as they seek a reversal in the team's fortune. Sri Lanka last month launched an investigation into the state of cricket on the island amid a string of humiliating losses, with the nation's sports minister calling for an administrative overhaul. (more...)
Virat Kohli mocks Steve Smith from dressing room over failed DRS referral Virat Kohli mocks Steve Smith from dressing room over failed DRS referral
- September 20, 2017

The skipper backed his young guns on Sunday too, picking both in the XI, ahead of an experienced Ravindra Jadeja, who had replaced an injured Axar Patel in the squad. "You don't win matches that way", he added. One of the priced wickets for Chahal was that of Glenn Maxwell. Chahal also explained how Dhoni played a crucial role in getting wickets, "Mahi bhai and Virat bhai asked me to push it outside and keep checking his feet". (more...)
Ottis Gibson aims number one Test ranking for South Africa Ottis Gibson aims number one Test ranking for South Africa
- September 20, 2017

The first Test will get underway at Senwes Park‚ Potchefstroom‚ on September 28 while the Mangaung Oval‚ Bloemfontein‚ will host the second Test from October 6. The former seamer, who played domestic cricket in South Africa before embarking on a career in coaching, could have AB de Villiers available for the imminent home series against Bangladesh, with the 33-year-old confirming that he will continue to play all three forms of the game. (more...)
Devils center Brian Boyle diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia Devils center Brian Boyle diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia
- September 20, 2017

The 26th overall pick of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft (Los Angeles Kings) has 93 goals, 76 assists and 169 points over 694 career games with the Kings, New York Rangers, Tampa Bay Lightning and Maple Leafs. "We're waiting on more information so we can decide the best mode of treatment", Farber said. "With the potential of what it could have been and what it turned out to be, I think that's a positive thing". (more...)
Lauda blames Vettel for Singapore crash Lauda blames Vettel for Singapore crash
- September 20, 2017

While the Mercedes was more competitive throughout the race despite the changing conditions, Wolff heaped praise on Hamilton's ability to capitalize on the opportunity to win once out in front. "In the morning we were talking about damage limitation, and we go away from Singapore with a one and three - so from our perspective it's a great result", he said when asked by Motorsport.com for his feelings after seeing the Ferraris crash. (more...)
Aston Martin weighing up two key factors Aston Martin weighing up two key factors
- September 20, 2017

Sportsmail has learned that the French manufacturers have concluded that their fractious relationship with the Red Bull team has run its course, and will no longer supply them with engines from 2019. The Dutch driver ended Friday practice second fastest but over half a second behind Red Bull team-mate Ricciardo on his single lap pace. " We are studying 2021 engine regulation changes and that might provoke us to supply an independent F1 engine if the conditions are appropriate ", said Andy ... (more...)
Hamilton wins in Singapore Hamilton wins in Singapore
- September 20, 2017

Afterwards, Verstappen blamed Vettel for the first-lap crash. Even the teammate of Lewis Hamilton seems to be hard to overcome. Qualifying has often been crucial in Singapore , where seven of the nine races so far have been won by the driver who started from pole. (more...)
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Delighted To Leave Arsenal, Says Jurgen Klopp Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Delighted To Leave Arsenal, Says Jurgen Klopp
- September 20, 2017

Jurgen Klopp insists he does not feel the pressure to win trophies at Liverpool . Klopp, though, is happy enough with those now at his disposal and will continue in his efforts to bring the best out of them until in a position to reassess the situation at Anfield when the next window of opportunity opens in the New Year. (more...)
Van Vleuten captures world cycling time trial championship Van Vleuten captures world cycling time trial championship
- September 20, 2017

Defending champion Amber Neben (USA) finished in 11th spot, 1-41.99 behind van Vleuten. "To me, Bergen is the best place on earth right now", van Vleuten said in a press conference following the race. Speaking about bouncing back after he Rio crash, she said: "To be an athlete is to have ups and downs, and sometimes they are really downs, but the downs make the ups even more handsome I think". (more...)
Andrew Bogut set to join the Lakers on a one-year deal Andrew Bogut set to join the Lakers on a one-year deal
- September 20, 2017

The Lakers , despite having potential talents like Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram, are a relatively youthful team right now. Free agent big man Andrew Bogut has reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Lakers , according to The Vertical's Shams Charania‏ . (more...)
Watch NASCAR from Chicagoland online Watch NASCAR from Chicagoland online
- September 20, 2017

For a driver who stirred up controversy before the start of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs, Brad Keselowski had a relatively uneventful afternoon in Sunday's Tales of the Turtles 400 at Chicagoland Speedway . Early in the race , Busch was dominant. But Truex managed to stay on the lead lap and had plenty of speed to work his way back to the front. The second stage ended at lap 160 with Elliott on top. (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY)
- September 20, 2017

The current value of the RSI is 63.38 that is neither bought nor sold range. 25,000 shares were sold by BAUM CHARLES M , worth $231,750. The company's stock had a trading volume of 823,263 shares. Array BioPharma has a 1-year low of $3.49 and a 1-year high of $13.40. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -48 percent. Investors and traders may be looking to figure out if a stock is trending before employing a specific trading strategy. (more...)
Dolphins suspend Lawrence Timmons 'indefinitely' Dolphins suspend Lawrence Timmons 'indefinitely'
- September 20, 2017

Miami's decision to suspend Timmons indefinitely says that the team is concerned with the linebacker. The Dolphins then filed a missing persons report with police, who found Timmons about to board a flight at the airport in Los Angeles. Two days after Timmons went AWOL , Gase was non-committal on Monday whether he expects Timmons to remain with the team or play this Sunday at the New York Jets . (more...)
The Texans Are Releasing Former 3rd Round Pick Jaelen Strong The Texans Are Releasing Former 3rd Round Pick Jaelen Strong
- September 20, 2017

The Texans also signed wide receiver Cobi Hamilton and tight end MyCole Pruitt to their practice squad. Bortles turned around to complete 20 of his 34 passing attempts on Sunday with one touchdown and two interceptions, though the lion's share of yards and production came with Jacksonville down late in the game. (more...)
Luke Shaw Might Start For Manchester United In Cup Tie Luke Shaw Might Start For Manchester United In Cup Tie
- September 20, 2017

Manchester United defender Luke Shaw could make a return to Manchester United's senior team tomorrow when the Red Devils take on Burton Albion in their EFL Cup encounter on Wednesday night. "I think it's always hard to defend a title, but we will try", Darmian told the official United website . "I think it gave us more confidence and it was good to win a trophy". (more...)
Referee appointed for Manchester City vs. Crystal Palace Referee appointed for Manchester City vs. Crystal Palace
- September 20, 2017

Parish, who has appointed nine new managers during his seven-year spell as co-owner, told Holmesdale Radio that he failed to see De Boer turning things around at Selhurst Park. The Eagles have a similar record, losing each of their last three League Cup games against top-flight opponents, although they were a Premier League team themselves. (more...)
Terror threat level in United Kingdom lowered after two people arrested
- September 20, 2017

On Saturday an 18-year-old man was arrested in connection with the bombing on suspicion of a terror offence. The alleged Parsons Green attacker may have built his bomb in a shed at the bottom of the back garden of his Surrey foster home, police have said. (more...)
There are an estimated 40 million slaves in the world There are an estimated 40 million slaves in the world
- September 19, 2017

A worrisome United Nations report determined that in 2016, 40 million people were defined as living under conditions of slavery. The findings take into account an estimated 15 million forced marriages , almost a third of which were children. (more...)
Chris Long donates six game checks to scholarships in Charlottesville Chris Long donates six game checks to scholarships in Charlottesville
- September 19, 2017

Eagles defensive end Chris Long , who joined the silent protests during the national anthem following the riots in Charlottesville last month, has made a decision to put his money where his mouth is. Long registered his first sack of the season for the Eagles in Sunday's 27-20 loss at Kansas City. When a tragedy hit his hometown, he and his wife reacted with generosity. (more...)
Young football players may have increased risk of health problems later on Young football players may have increased risk of health problems later on
- September 19, 2017

There are several limitations of the study , of course, including that it only has the power to note correlations, not causations. He added that other research has suggested that playing just one season of youth football could change the brain in ways that are detectable via MRI scans. (more...)
For Better or Worse - Buffalo Bills at Carolina Panthers For Better or Worse - Buffalo Bills at Carolina Panthers
- September 19, 2017

The Panthers did a good job of moving the ball at times, but they could never seem to finish. But so far, Newton has not shown he can make concessions while also producing at the level that made him one of the most powerful forces in the NFL. (more...)
Football players accused in 2016 hazing face felony charges Football players accused in 2016 hazing face felony charges
- September 19, 2017

Clair. Police say the players took the victim from his residence hall with a pillowcase over his head, tied him up with duct tape, and left him beaten and half-nude in a field. It said in the statement that it was unable to say what "disciplinary measures" were taken due to "federal student privacy protections". "Wheaton remains committed to providing Christ-centered development programs and training to all our students", Campus spokeswoman LaTonya Taylor said in a statement. (more...)
Valentino Rossi tests fitness as he evaluates Aragon return Valentino Rossi tests fitness as he evaluates Aragon return
- September 19, 2017

The Movistar Yamaha man rode an R1 at Misano yesterday in order to assess the state of the leg he broke two weeks ago in an enduro crash but rain stopped play after only a handful of laps. Rossi began light physiotherapy in the wake of the accident, having expressed his desire to make a swift return, but Yamaha confirmed last week that World Superbike rider Michael van der Mark would substitute at Aragón. (more...)
Mahut, Herbert put France ahead in Davis Cup semi Mahut, Herbert put France ahead in Davis Cup semi
- September 19, 2017

Goffin, returning from a knee injury and who took some three-and-a-half hours to defeat Millman on Friday, has lost his three encounters with Kyrgios , although the match will be their first meeting on clay. The French did a lap of honor after Tsonga won the decisive point against a depleted Serbian team that gave the hosts a tough challenge. Two-time Grand Slam champions Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert beat Filip Krajinovic and Nenad Zimonjic 6-1, 6-2, 7-6 (3) to give France a ... (more...)