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Davante Adams carted off field after brutal helmet-to-helmet hit Davante Adams carted off field after brutal helmet-to-helmet hit
- September 29, 2017

The hit had so much impact that Adams' mouthpiece popped out. On third-and-goal at the Bears' 16-yard line, Aaron Rodgers threw a short eight-yard pass to Adams over the middle. The Bears were penalized 15 yards for unnecessary roughness as a result of Trevathan's hit on Adams. That's the kind of hit a player should be ejected and suspended for. (more...)
Too soon to compare Harry Kane with Ronaldo, says Mauricio Pochettino Too soon to compare Harry Kane with Ronaldo, says Mauricio Pochettino
- September 29, 2017

I think who better to assess Harry? Apoel Nicosia face Spurs in the Champions League on Tuesday, and manager Gioros Donis has been extremely complimentary about the visitors' front-man. "We can not put so much pressure on Harry because he is so young". "All the praise and words I can use to describe Harry Kane , I cannot find any more". (more...)
UConn legend Calhoun joins D-III staff UConn legend Calhoun joins D-III staff
- September 29, 2017

It is unclear whether or not he would coach in 2018-19. The Hartford Courant's Dom Amore first reported in August that St. Joseph was interested in bringing Calhoun aboard as its head coach. "No, it actually created a thirst". "I said, 'Jim why don't you coach with us, I mean we're starting a men's program, '" Cardarelli recalled. The school, with an enrolment of about 2,500 students, is expected to make the appointment official at a news conference on Thursday. (more...)
Hamilton and Bottas hoping for 1-2 finish at M'sian GP Hamilton and Bottas hoping for 1-2 finish at M'sian GP
- September 29, 2017

Four weeks ago, Sebastian Vettel arrived at the Belgium Grand Prix with a 14-point lead at the top of the standings and on course to give Ferrari their first drivers' title in 10 years. "My victory previous year in Malaysia was definitely unexpected", said Ricciardo, who was second in Singapore. His confidence will stem from the fact the Sepang circuit's layout is not dissimilar to Silverstone, where Mercedes utterly trounced Ferrari in the British Grand Prix. (more...)
Browns rookie Garrett could practice, play this week Browns rookie Garrett could practice, play this week
- September 29, 2017

High ankle sprains are normally a 4-6 week injury, but Garrett has typically been a fast healer. Jackson said the 6-foot-5, 275-pounder has made more progress and indicated he could make his long-awaited debut in this week's home game against the winless Bengals. (more...)
Canelo-GGG generates over 1M PPV buys Canelo-GGG generates over 1M PPV buys
- September 29, 2017

SAUL "CANELO" ALVAREZ's compelling World middleweight title showdown with Gennady Golovkin didn't even sell half of the three million pay-per-views predicted by its chief promoter, Oscar De La Hoya, but still performed capably within the shadow cast by Mayweather-McGregor. (more...)
Cleveland Indians vs. Minnesota Twins Cleveland Indians vs. Minnesota Twins
- September 29, 2017

The Minnesota Twins will be the first team to ever make the postseason after losing 100 games the prior year. Most likely, they will be playing in NY against the Yankees next Tuesday. Derek Falvey, the Twins Chief Baseball Officer, said all options are being considered, including having Sano on the bench if they need one big swing in the right situation. (more...)
Maria downgraded to tropical storm Maria downgraded to tropical storm
- September 29, 2017

Pearson said the worst problems were on Hatteras Island, where more than 10,000 visitors left under an evacuation order earlier this week. The Hyde County Sheriff's office said the evacuation began at 5 a.m. More than 3 million of the island's USA citizens still lack adequate food, water and fuel. A Tropical Storm Warning is still in effect for most of the North Carolina coast, ranging from the Virginia line to the Bogue Inlet. (more...)
In terms of the anthem, Adam Silver expects National Basketball Association players to stand In terms of the anthem, Adam Silver expects National Basketball Association players to stand
- September 29, 2017

On Thursday, NBA commissioner Adam Silver weighed in on NBA players and the national anthem. Silver reportedly cited a league rule, which requires players to stand during "The Star-Spangled Banner". This announcement comes in the middle of major anthem protests across the National Football League, but it sounds like the NBA will not be as tolerant when it comes to their players and demonstrations during the anthem. (more...)
Sheffield United's David Brooks earns first full global call-up Sheffield United's David Brooks earns first full global call-up
- September 29, 2017

Chelsea teenager Ethan Ampadu features in the 23-man squad again as Wales seek the two wins Coleman believes will guarantee their place in the November play-offs at least. 'He was honest in his assessment about Ben, but my point was that he has been in the Liverpool squad and scored on his debut at Anfield. "I won't play anybody - definitely not a campaign game - unless I need to change tactically, not just to cap him so he belongs to us". (more...)
Crystal Palace linked with Carlton Cole Crystal Palace linked with Carlton Cole
- September 29, 2017

Both United and Liverpool were in Moscow to face CSKA and Spartak respectively, with Liverpool having played a day earlier than United, much to the dismay of Jose Mourinho . We started so strongly, I think we surprised them with our attitude and we were really strong. "We have a game on Saturday". They look like they will compete to win the big trophies. (more...)
Best Tweets: Jack Wilshere is not a footballer, he's an artist Best Tweets: Jack Wilshere is not a footballer, he's an artist
- September 29, 2017

Lazio beat Zulte Waregem of Belgium 2-0 thanks to Felipe Caicedo's first-half header and substitute Ciro Immobile's last-minute goal. It's not easy when you have such a long career to have as much an interesting life as when you play. By the interval, he might have had a hat-trick after a period in which Arsenal scored three times and hit the post twice. He has managed it in fewer games than Robin van Persie and Dennis Bergkamp. (more...)
Trump likely to visit Presidents Cup: PGA Tour commissioner Trump likely to visit Presidents Cup: PGA Tour commissioner
- September 29, 2017

After Matsuyama and Schwartzel regained a bit of dignity by winning the 10th, Thomas and Fowler won three of the next four holes to put the match away. "We were really excited to know that he had accepted that role and was contemplating coming out here", Monahan said. "Then to hit that first tee shot with the wind pumping off the right was quite intimidating". (more...)
Panthers vs. Patriots Spread: NFL Week 4 Odds, Prediction
- September 29, 2017

When asked to describe his meeting with Richardson, Newton called it productive and a step in the right direction for the Panthers as an organization. Watt only has 13 tackles and zero sacks or forced fumble through three games. McCaffrey isn't dwelling on the idea of that first touchdown, though. (more...)
UCL: Moses Hails Chelsea Team Spirit In Away Win Vs Atletico Madrid UCL: Moses Hails Chelsea Team Spirit In Away Win Vs Atletico Madrid
- September 29, 2017

The Belgian wing wizard assisted Morata's goal in the Spanish capital with an inch-perfect cross, and the pair looked like they will be a deadly combination in weeks and months to come. "I knew that my level would improve a lot with him". Batshuayi has already notched up five goals this season, despite starting just three matches in all competitions. (more...)
Quiz! Name the 23 Premier League players with Champions League hat-tricks Quiz! Name the 23 Premier League players with Champions League hat-tricks
- September 29, 2017

Arsenal, Chelsea , Manchester City , Manchester United, Liverpool and Tottenham have all pushed for 35% of the income that is now split equally amongst top flight clubs, to instead be distributed as prize money based on league standings. West Ham, who Swansea visit on Saturday, Everton and Leicester are believed to be more open-minded about the proposal. Scudamore presented his plan - which would see 35% of the revenue divided according to league position - to the other 14 clubs on ... (more...)
England and Windies missing key players for final ODI in Southampton England and Windies missing key players for final ODI in Southampton
- September 29, 2017

Jason Roy is also best fielders in the world cricket anyway. Likely XI for West Indies: Jason Mohammed , Rovman Powell , Jason Holder (c), Ashley Nurse , Devendra Bishoo , Chris Gayle , Evin Lewis , Shai Hope (wk), Marlon Samuels , Jerome Taylor and Alzarri Joseph . (more...)
The NBA's Board of Governors approved draft lottery reform, per report The NBA's Board of Governors approved draft lottery reform, per report
- September 29, 2017

This new plan, which will go into effect in 2019, giving teams time to adjust to the new process - will also give commissioner Adam Silver the discretion to fine National Basketball Association teams that sit players on healthy scratches during nationally televised games or other invalid reasons. (more...)
North Louisiana school district supports consequences for student-athlete protests North Louisiana school district supports consequences for student-athlete protests
- September 29, 2017

Continued failure to comply will result in removal from the team. The principal wrote that the Louisiana High School Athletic Association allows principals to make decisions regarding student participation in the national anthem while competing in athletic contests and games. (more...)
Denver Broncos: Denver Broncos: "Starting Sunday, we'll be standing together"
- September 29, 2017

After a week during which NFL fans experienced their teams behave in a whole host of ways during the national anthem, the Denver Broncos announced on their website Thursday that they will stand as a team for the playing of the "Star-Spangled Banner" on Sunday. (more...)
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series - Dover Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series - Dover
- September 29, 2017

Reddick had a great day at Kentucky as he started fifth and led a race-high 66 laps en route to a massive win, and he was followed by Brennan Poole and Justin Allgaier, who leads the standings in points. It seems clear that barring an unusual set of circumstances ( more on that later), the first four out will be 16th-ranked Kasey Kahne , 15th-ranked former champion Kurt Busch , 13th-ranked Austin Dillon , and 12th-ranked Ricky Stenhouse Jr . (more...)
Man City on course to break Chelsea goal record
- September 29, 2017

There will be a lot of striking talent on display at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, and there are a number of options to consider in this market. Left-back Benjamin Mendy is facing several month on the sidelines with cruciate knee ligament damage, while Vincent Kompany is likely to miss out with an ongoing calf problem. (more...)
How to Watch Everton vs. Apollon Limassol How to Watch Everton vs. Apollon Limassol
- September 29, 2017

With Lyon and Atalanta drawing 1-1 in France in Thursday's other Group E match, Everton - who left the field at the end with boos ringing around the stadium - remain bottom of the pool. The Blues were then much more aggressive to finish the half with a couple of good looks at goal but the score stayed 1-1 at the break. There was then another scare for Everton as Yuste put a header onto the roof of their net, before Tom Davies and Sigurdsson brought saves out of Vale in the last few ... (more...)
Vikings QB Sam Bradford misses another practice, seems unlikely to play Sunday Vikings QB Sam Bradford misses another practice, seems unlikely to play Sunday
- September 29, 2017

He completed 25 for 33 passes for 369 yards, three touchdowns and no turnovers. Bradford has not practiced since September 21, a day before he flew to Pensacola, Fla.to visit Dr. Zimmer has listed Bradford as day to day throughout the week but remains uncertain as to when he'll know whether the quarterback has turned the corner. (more...)
Uncapped Craig Overton stunned by Ashes announcement Uncapped Craig Overton stunned by Ashes announcement
- September 29, 2017

But it has been revealed that he suffered a minor fracture in his right hand as a result of an incident which put a man in hospital. The left-handed Ballance was named in the 16-man list despite struggling in the first two home Tests against South Africa before he fractured his finger and had to miss the conclusion of the series. (more...)