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Arsenal's Mesut Ozil Informs Team-mates he Will join Manchester United
- October 20, 2017

And, according to the Mirror , the Ozil is so confident on a move to United he has started to tell team-mates about an imminent departure. Arsenal chiefs had been prepared to pay the German worldwide £275,000-a-week to sign a new deal but the Mirror claim the club are now less interested in keeping hold of the playmaker. (more...)
Aaron Rodgers undergoes surgery to fix broken collarbone Aaron Rodgers undergoes surgery to fix broken collarbone
- October 20, 2017

He will require surgery for his broken collarbone and will potentially miss the rest of the season, head coach Mike McCarthy said Monday. The Packers won't have a timeline on Rodgers' recovery until after the surgery is performed. Evans started all 14 games for Virginia Tech in 2016. If he is placed on injured reserve, he would be sidelined for a minimum of eight weeks. "My focus is on Aaron's health right now". (more...)
#IrishFilm: Conor McGregor: Notorious premiere #IrishFilm: Conor McGregor: Notorious premiere
- October 20, 2017

The possible fight with McGregor would have to be at welterweight, which both men have fought at in the past. Just two months down the line and Mayweather is hinting at a return to action already by putting out training videos as rumors grow of a potential rematch with McGregor under altered rules. (more...)
Clippers edges Lakers in Ball's debut Clippers edges Lakers in Ball's debut
- October 20, 2017

He had about 40 friends and family members in the stands, including his voluble father, LaVar. Though the Clippers enter the game as the overwhelming favourites, the young Lakers team will be hungry to make a statement in front of their home fans - in what would be the start of a new era. (more...)
South Africa Replace India as Number One Ranked Team in ODIs South Africa Replace India as Number One Ranked Team in ODIs
- October 20, 2017

Mushfiqur Rahim followed up his century in the first match with 60 off 70 balls. In the end, it was Rubel Hossain who provided the breakthrough as he had Amla caught behind for 85, which came off 92 balls and included four boundaries. It is a decision that he says he is at peace with, and speaking after his man-of-the-match knock on Wednesday, De Villiers revealed his belief that in Du Plessis the Proteas had one of the greatest leaders in their history. (more...)
A Look at Golden State Warriors 2017 NBA Championship Ring A Look at Golden State Warriors 2017 NBA Championship Ring
- October 20, 2017

For what it's worth, the Rockets started Gordon next to Harden in the preseason when CP3 was out. "We deserved to lose", Warriors coach Steve Kerr said. Nick Young , Golden State's new summer arrival, led the Warriors with 23 points off the bench. While they celebrated on the court, one thing that was noticeable was Chris Paul already wearing his warmers, as he had to be pulled out of the game on Tuesday against the Golden State Warriors in its final minutes. (more...)
Marco Silva slams Troy Deeney's Arsenal comments: Watford skipper should shut up
- October 20, 2017

Arsene Wenger believes Troy Deeney's comments that his Arsenal team lack character are without justification. But Silva was furious with the 29-year-old for focusing on Arsenal instead of his side and made it clear he only expects him to talk about Watford in the future. (more...)
Kempe, Cammalleri help Kings clobber Canadiens Kempe, Cammalleri help Kings clobber Canadiens
- October 20, 2017

Montreal (1-5-1) still hasn't won in regulation this season. He already has three multi-point games this season. The Canadiens are putting up just 1.50 goals per game while allowing 3.67 per contest. "It's tough right now", Montreal goalie Al Montoya said. Cammalleri's forecheck led to his last assist of the game, a nifty pass off the side of the net to set up Kempe's slap shot, a flawless way to punctuate the night for both players. (more...)
O'Sullivan asks fan who ran round snooker table to pot black O'Sullivan asks fan who ran round snooker table to pot black
- October 20, 2017

Just as Ronnie was sewing up the match to book his place in the last 16, a pesky pitch/table invader dodged the security and made her way down to the playing area. "And I was like, 'Go on then, carry on then, there's your jog, have a shot as well while you're at it'". The referee attempted to usher her away as O'Sullivan found himself with just the black ball to sink, but the snooker legend wouldn't have any of it. (more...)
Man Utd legend Scholes: Matic awkward Man Utd legend Scholes: Matic awkward
- October 20, 2017

Many were surprised that Chelsea opted to sell Matic to the Red Devils after he played a key role in helping the Blues win the Premier League title under Antonio Conte last season. Scholes says Matic is an awkward player - but in a good way. 'I don't want to talk about the goals of the club, but when I mention Manchester United I think the ambitions are clear to everyone. (more...)
Alonso staying at McLaren in 2018
- October 20, 2017

Alonso , who missed the Monaco Grand Prix to race in the Indianapolis 500, had warned the Woking-based team that they must provide him with a vehicle capable of winning to convince him to stay. "We have structured an arrangement that allows Fernando to be with us for quite some time". "If Fernando wants to do Daytona and we have a seat available, we would put his name on it happily", said Brown, whose United Autosports team has an entry to that race. (more...)
Cubs show spark in NLCS Cubs show spark in NLCS
- October 20, 2017

The Cubs have struggled with maintaining their leads in the NLCS, and Arrieta's performance in Game 4 was crucial in turning this trend around for Chicago. However, they face another elimination game today, and must claim another win to force the series back to Los Angeles for a Game 6, and potentially a deciding Game 7. (more...)
Cry baby: Jose Mourinho 'cried all last year' at United - Charlie Nicholas Cry baby: Jose Mourinho 'cried all last year' at United - Charlie Nicholas
- October 20, 2017

The Chelsea first team had three training sessions between Saturday's defeat to Crystal Palace and the 3-3 draw with Roma on Wednesday. 'He [Mourinho] cried all previous year and all of last season at Manchester United , ' Nicholas told Sky Sports . (more...)
West Ham boss Bilic happy for Adrian to leave West Ham boss Bilic happy for Adrian to leave
- October 20, 2017

The Hammers scored at least one goal in each of four home matches, and they have eight in total, which is precisely two per contest in front of their own fans. After a almost full squad available to him last week, Slaven Bilic will have another match with an absent list against Brighton and Hove Albion on Friday evening. (more...)
MSU Junior Running Back LJ Scott Arrested for Driving with Suspended License MSU Junior Running Back LJ Scott Arrested for Driving with Suspended License
- October 20, 2017

Michigan State has yet to issue a statement regarding the 6-foot-1, 230-pounder's Wednesday arrest and his status for Saturday's game against IN is now unknown. In March 2016, the Ohio State Patrol stopped him for speeding 87 miles per hour in a 70 miles per hour zone and determined he had been driving without a license, according to Ashland Municipal Court records. (more...)
Shakespeare: Leicester will ´pull away´ from Premier League danger Shakespeare: Leicester will ´pull away´ from Premier League danger
- October 20, 2017

Of Shakespeare, he added: "I spoke to him a couple of times". "His dedication to the club and to his work has been absolute and the contribution he made to the most successful period in Leicester City history is considerable". "From my point of view it's all the questions that are for certain senior members and not myself". Leicester City would have to pay a hefty compensation fee if they want Sean Dyche to become their new manager. (more...)
Tigers reportedly pick Ron Gardenhire as next manager Tigers reportedly pick Ron Gardenhire as next manager
- October 20, 2017

Faced with a number of painful rebuilding years on the horizon, the Tigers are expected to hire veteran Ron Gardenhire as the manager to guide the young team into the future, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. Gardenhire led the Twins to a record of 1,068-1,038, and is second only to Tom Kelly on the Twins' managerial wins list. Gardenhire was dismissed after 2014 - by that point he'd navigated Minnesota to four consecutive losing seasons. (more...)
Premier League opts against Christmas Eve matches Premier League opts against Christmas Eve matches
- October 20, 2017

Complaints by Arsenal stewards and concerns about how Liverpool fans would get home after the match seem to have won the day over Sky's unfortunate desire to have a marquee match to broadcast on Christmas Eve this year. "We appreciate this is the peak time for supporters attending and watching the Premier League", he said in a statement. "With matches scheduled on Christmas weekend for the first time in 11 years, the process of selecting games for live broadcast has been a more ... (more...)
Suns Strokes: Suns suffer worst loss in franchise history to Blazers Suns Strokes: Suns suffer worst loss in franchise history to Blazers
- October 20, 2017

That group produced a plus-11.3 net rating in 419 minutes past year, and Portland went 14-6 in the 20 games during which all three were healthy enough to play. The NBA has made a decision to suspend Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard C.J. McCollum for the season-opener for leaving the bench during a preseason game, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. (more...)
Teddy Bridgewater returns to Vikings practice Teddy Bridgewater returns to Vikings practice
- October 20, 2017

It's about time to see the young man back on the field. He remains on the physically unable to perform list, and the Vikings have until November 8 to decide whether to restore him to the 53-man roster or place him on injured reserve for the rest of the season. (more...)
Manager Koeman backed by Everton board despite poor start Manager Koeman backed by Everton board despite poor start
- October 20, 2017

The scrutiny of Koeman has perhaps intensified since Leicester, who are just two points behind Everton , axed manager Craig Shakespeare on Tuesday after he returned one league win from eight matches this term. Koeman said: "We want is to do well in them all (competitions)". Koeman's side are bottom of Group E, three points adrift of leaders Atlanta, having failed to win either of their opening matches. (more...)
NFL TV ratings continue to tank while Commissioner Goodell becomes incoherent NFL TV ratings continue to tank while Commissioner Goodell becomes incoherent
- October 19, 2017

National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell after the meetings said that the players really care about those issues affecting. And the owners are too cowardly to stand up to those who disrespect the flag. We also have to focus on the fact that we have six or seven players that are involved with the protest at this point and what we try to do is deal with the underlying issue and understand what it is they are protesting and what we can do to address that. (more...)
Post-crash fight results in driver being tased Post-crash fight results in driver being tased
- October 19, 2017

According to the Herald Bulletin , drivers Shawn Cullen , 42, of Anderson, and Jeffrey Swinford, 40, of Elwood, struck each other three times during the race. Cullen was ticketed for disorderly conduct. "It is absolutely totally, dangerous", Anderson Speedway Owner Rick Dawson told a local ABC station . Cullen climbed out of the No. (more...)
Draymond Green strains knee as Warriors lose opener Draymond Green strains knee as Warriors lose opener
- October 19, 2017

Fellow Warriors forward Omri Casspi, who suffered an ankle sprain, also exited early. Coach Steve Kerr said Wednesday ( via CSN Bay Area ) that Green , who didn't practice, wouldn't return to the Warriors lineup until he's able, though Kerr sounded optimistic about Green's chances of playing this weekend. (more...)
Former Louisville Basketball Coach Rick Pitino Sues Adidas
- October 19, 2017

According to ESPN's Mark Schlabach, Pitino told Bilas that, the day after the Federal Bureau of Investigation findings were released and 10 people, including four college basketball assistant coaches, were arrested, Louisville interim President Gregory Postel and Board of Trustees chairman J.David Grissom asked Pitino to resign. (more...)