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Ezekiel Elliott's fate will be decided by end of day: judge Ezekiel Elliott's fate will be decided by end of day: judge
- October 18, 2017

His next hearing is expected to be on or before October 30 in front of Judge Katherine Polk. The person told the AP that U.S. District Judge Paul Crotty would hear arguments Tuesday in NY because the presiding judge, Katherine Polk Fialla, is out of town. (more...)
Nikola Mirotic Reportedly Hospitalized After Fight with Bobby Portis at Practice Nikola Mirotic Reportedly Hospitalized After Fight with Bobby Portis at Practice
- October 18, 2017

On a rebuilding Bulls team, Mirotic was the favorite to open the season as the team's starting power forward. Mirotic underwent tests and sustained a facial fracture from the fight, according to ESPN . Portis is entering his third year in the National Basketball Association after being selected with the No. 22 pick in the 2015 draft. Now that the team is without Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Wade, the Bulls are expected to be one of the league's worst teams this season. (more...)
Jennifer Lawrence Describes Her Jennifer Lawrence Describes Her "Degrading" Experiences in Hollywood
- October 18, 2017

The actor, 27, said once a female producer had her do a nude line-up with other women, only to humiliate her about her weight, reported People magazine. In 1992 she earned her third named movie credit, in a TV film called Desperate Choices: To Save My Child. In response to the lengthy accusations made against the mogul, a spokesperson for Weinstein said, "Any allegations of non-consensual sex are unequivocally denied by Mr. (more...)
Real Madrid: Is Florentino Pérez already Planning on replacing Zidane ? Real Madrid: Is Florentino Pérez already Planning on replacing Zidane ?
- October 18, 2017

Madrid and Tottenham are tied on points, and have the same number of goals scored and conceded. Tottenham are also well placed make it to the knock-out phase as Borussia Dortmund could only draw 1-1 at Apoel Nicosia , as both sides picked up their first point of the campaign. (more...)
2 aviation cops who dragged doctor off United flight fired 2 aviation cops who dragged doctor off United flight fired
- October 18, 2017

Chicago's Inspector General Joseph Ferguson reported that an aviation security sergeant and an officer were fired, one served a two day suspension, and another voluntarily left his position on the force after the incident. "However, this is not a day of celebration for Dr. Dao, who is neither vindictive nor happy about Mr. Ferguson's findings". In July, the department said future airport disturbances would be handled by city police, not aviation security officers. (more...)
Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino is suing Adidas in federal court Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino is suing Adidas in federal court
- October 18, 2017

The University of Louisville Athletic Association voted unanimously to fire its legendary basketball coach Rick Pitino after the university confirmed it is included in the FBI's investigation into corruption in college basketball recruiting. (more...)
NFL owners and players meet today to discuss National Anthem protests NFL owners and players meet today to discuss National Anthem protests
- October 17, 2017

Giants co-owner John Mara and 10 other owners attended the meeting. In addition to the three Dolphins, other current players participating were Darius Butler (Indianapolis), Russell Okung (Los Angeles Chargers ), Mark Herzlich (New York Giants ), Kelvin Beachum and Demario Davis (New York Jets ), Malcolm Jenkins and Chris Long (Philadelphia), Eric Reid (San Francisco) and Josh Norman (Washington). (more...)
Jaguars give Myers the boot, sign K Lambo Jaguars give Myers the boot, sign K Lambo
- October 17, 2017

It turns out that Sunday's performance against the Los Angeles Rams was in fact the final nail in the coffin for Jason Myers' tenure with the Jacksonville Jaguars . Myers made 11 of 14 field goal attempts and 15 of 17 PATs this season and all three of his missed field goals were from 50 yards or longer. He was cut by the Chargers before Week 1 of the 2017 season. (more...)
J&K's Kupwara: Soldier accused of braid-chopping thrashed J&K's Kupwara: Soldier accused of braid-chopping thrashed
- October 17, 2017

The residents then came out on the main road to protest against the incident, leading to a massive traffic jam, the officials said. After the jawan was rescued by troops, locals indulged in stone pelting on the security force personnel, who retaliated by lobbing tear smoke shells. (more...)
Ainslie goes into bat for transgender Hannah Mouncey following AFLW draft ruling Ainslie goes into bat for transgender Hannah Mouncey following AFLW draft ruling
- October 17, 2017

Despite this, an AFL statement said that, while she has been left out of the list of potential draft picks for next year's season, she may still be eligible for future seasons. "We continue to attract athletes from other sports that may not have thought that football was ever an option for them to play at a semi-professional level", O'Connor said. (more...)
Joel Embiid not happy with 76ers' minutes-restriction plan Joel Embiid not happy with 76ers' minutes-restriction plan
- October 17, 2017

The most minutes he played was just under 30 in an early January game, and most games were between 24 and 28 per game. Maybe when I was younger, I would have been a little more angrier, It would have been a little madder. "Definitely going to have my opinion on that, and they're going to hear me". But Embiid , who signed a five-year, $146.5 million extension last week, said he will lobby to play more minutes. (more...)
Opko Health Inc (OPK) Is It Worthy for Investors?
- October 17, 2017

Ameriprise Inc has invested 0% in Opko Health Inc . Previously Opko Health Inc (NASDAQ:OPK) reported $-0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $-0.05 by $0.01 with surprise factor of 20%. The volume of OPK witnessed a shift from 2.7 million shares, based on a 50-day average, to 4.63 million shares. Market capitalization is the total market value of all of a company's outstanding shares. (more...)
Manchester United expecting a tough game against Benfica, says Ashley Young Manchester United expecting a tough game against Benfica, says Ashley Young
- October 17, 2017

Meanwhile, Matic represented Benfica between 2011 and 2014, and amassed 73 appearances. Firstly, Benfica , who will still be reeling from a humiliating defeat to Basel and poor league form, will take on Manchester United , who on the contrary will be high on confidence. (more...)
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie back after one-game suspension Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie back after one-game suspension
- October 17, 2017

The post was liked by 17 of Rodgers-Cromartie's teammates, which is an indication of his popularity in the locker room. The Giants defense played well without Rodgers-Cromartie in a dominant win over the Broncos on Sunday night . NBC announcer Al Michaels said during the broadcast of Sunday's game that he was told by McAdoo that there were four separate incidents involving Rodgers-Cromartie before the suspension. (more...)
3 reasons to watch the Cavs' season opener 3 reasons to watch the Cavs' season opener
- October 17, 2017

Even without the trade, there are still storylines between the two sides. Of course, the Celtics - a team that met the Cavs in the Eastern Conference finals in May - are more than just Irving . "But the cliché thing is true. I wouldn't say the "same" team because obviously there's different people in different jerseys, but I mean, I don't really pose them as a big threat to us". (more...)
Crew consider move to Austin barring stadium deal Crew consider move to Austin barring stadium deal
- October 17, 2017

The team's exit may or may not affect FC Cincinnati's bid to move up from the United Soccer League to MLS. In 2008, the team won the MLS Cup. Earlier this year, Major League Soccer registered "Austin FC" and "Austin Athletic" as trademarks of the league. (more...)
BCCI faces backlash over tweet on Anil Kumble's birthday BCCI faces backlash over tweet on Anil Kumble's birthday
- October 17, 2017

Many players including Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar , Virender Sehwag took on social media to wish Kumble. Rohit, on the other hand, wished Kumble by saying that he has played a "massive part in Indian cricket's success". India have since appointed Ravi Shastri as the team's coach and have successfully completed a tour of Sri Lanka apart from beating Australia in home ODIs. (more...)
Antonio Conte blames shock Crystal Palace defeat on injuries Antonio Conte blames shock Crystal Palace defeat on injuries
- October 17, 2017

We have to go game by game. Victory against Roma would give confidence of progression to the knockout stages as group winners, ahead of the October 31 return match in Italy. "When you play four competitions there are so many games", Alonso added. Contrast this with the fact that Manchester City could afford to have Bernardo Silva and Sergio Aguero on the bench against Stoke. (more...)
Roofers pause for national anthem played at nearby game Roofers pause for national anthem played at nearby game
- October 17, 2017

They're not kneeling". A photograph of three roofers standing during the National Anthem is making the rounds online. "I just thought the world could use a little more of that right now", she added. "We were raised to respect and honor our country", said Harrison. Shanon Gurski Dixon, a resident of Waterville, shared the Cossar's picture to her Facebook page. (more...)
De Bruyne is the second best player in Europe De Bruyne is the second best player in Europe
- October 17, 2017

Indeed, if De Bruyne doesn't go on to be crowned the best player in the league , Lake and his wife Jo promised to "dance a naked conga" in a supermarket auto park in their hometown of Stockport. The former player's wife Joanne, a writer and City supporter, posted on Twitter: 'If Kevin De Bryune doesn't win the PFA Player of the Year, Paul and I will do a naked conga around Kwik Save Stockport auto park'. (more...)
Paulie Malignaggi Confirms Talks Are Taking Place for Conor McGregor Fight Paulie Malignaggi Confirms Talks Are Taking Place for Conor McGregor Fight
- October 17, 2017

They invited more than 100 guests, including McGregor's coaches John Kavanagh and Owen Roddy. Meanwhile, Ferguson went on to win the interim lightweight title against Kevin Lee at UFC 216 on October 7 and is expected to fight McGregor next, who hinted at a fight with the 33-year-old on Twitter . (more...)
Italy to face Sweden, Republic of Ireland meet Denmark Italy to face Sweden, Republic of Ireland meet Denmark
- October 17, 2017

The first-leg fixtures will be played between November 9-11, while the return trips will take place between November 12-14. Whatever team we draw will be a big ask but the Boys in Green know how to rise to the occasion as we saw in the crucial victory over Wales . (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo tells Real Madrid they were wrong over Morata Cristiano Ronaldo tells Real Madrid they were wrong over Morata
- October 17, 2017

Isco admits it would be "a dream" to be among the final three nominees for football's top individual prize but says there is only one deserving victor. "I try to go unnoticed", he said. Ronaldo ended his wait for a Liga goal when he struck a late victor in Saturday's 2-1 victory at Getafe , and Isco says there was never any real concern over his form. (more...)
300 actor Gerard Butler hospitalised after motorcycle crash 300 actor Gerard Butler hospitalised after motorcycle crash
- October 17, 2017

An eyewitness called 911 and the P.S. He suffered no broken bones during the ordeal. Gerard Buttler even took to social media in recent days to post some pics of him in New York City and he looked healthy and in very good spirits. A rep for the actor did not respond to People when asked to comment on his reported motorcycle crash at this time. [My nutritionist] goes, 'check this out! Earlier this month, the Geostorm star opened up about his attraction to adventurous activities ... (more...)
Everton skipper Phil Jagielka gearing up for fast improvement Everton skipper Phil Jagielka gearing up for fast improvement
- October 17, 2017

Everton were tipped by many to challenge for a top-six spot this term following an active summer in the transfer market, and Jagielka acknowledged that they need to start picking up points on a regular basis quickly if they are to come close to reaching those expectations. (more...)