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Red Sox Trade Talks Over Giancarlo Stanton 'Heating Up,' Report Says Red Sox Trade Talks Over Giancarlo Stanton 'Heating Up,' Report Says
- November 12, 2017

MLB Network's Jon Morosi reported last night the Marlins have had "preliminary communication" with the Red Sox , Cardinals, Giants and Phillies about slugger Giancarlo Stanton who they are looking to trade this offseason. San Francisco also has the financial capital to take on the remainder of Stanton's 13-year, $325 million contract. Next week's General Manager Meetings could provide further clarity on just how interested the Red Sox are. (more...)
Florida inexplicably turns interception into 24-yard gain for SC Florida inexplicably turns interception into 24-yard gain for SC
- November 12, 2017

The latest (on-field) disaster for Florida is a doozy. "Is this up to the expectations of this program? No". In a common theme this season, the Gamecocks defense also came through. Florida had perhaps the most Florida play ever: It hasn't been the best season in Gatorland by any stretch considering the nine suspensions prior to the season, the mid-season dismissal of McElwain and revolving door of quarterbacks - none of whom has emerged as a difference-maker. (more...)
San Antonio Spurs vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 11/10/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction San Antonio Spurs vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 11/10/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- November 11, 2017

The San Antonio Spurs look to continue their winning ways when they take on the reeling Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night. Reigning NBA Rookie of the Year Malcolm Brogdon , who has started all nine of Milwaukee's games this season, came off the bench. (more...)
Saquon Barkley hurdles defender on insane hook and ladder play Saquon Barkley hurdles defender on insane hook and ladder play
- November 11, 2017

It continued into the first quarter before the Lions' roster advantages kicked in. The duo's combined total is tied for the most by a Big Ten duo with Iowa's Josey Jewell and Bo Bower. The Knights also bridged the first and second quarters with a 15-play, 57-yard march that consumed 7:45 and resulted in Harte's 25-yard field goal. (more...)
Jose Aldo Steps In To Rematch Max Holloway At UFC 218 Jose Aldo Steps In To Rematch Max Holloway At UFC 218
- November 11, 2017

This will be the second time Aldo and Holloway have faced each other. Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com on Saturday reported that Aldo will now take Edgar's place. Francis Ngannou, Eddie Alvarez vs. Justin Gaethje, Henry Cejudo vs. Sergio Pettis and Tecia Torres vs. Michelle Waterson on the pay-per-view main card. (more...)
Morocco qualify for World Cup Morocco qualify for World Cup
- November 11, 2017

Dirar gave his side the lead in the 25 minute when a cross-cum-shot from the Fenerbahçe winger eluded Ivory Coast keeper Sylvain Gbohouo. Ex-Bayern Munich center-back Benatia then made the Ivorians' qualification mission more hard when he slotted a corner kick home at the far post to double his side's advantage. (more...)
Cardinals' Arians: OT Humphries, S Branch out for season
- November 11, 2017

Arians announced rookie Budda Baker will step into Branch's role. Branch, who was leading the Cardinals in tackles, was having a Pro Bowl-caliber season, Arians said. In addition to Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman being lost for the year to a torn Achilles, the Cardinals are dealing in bulk. Asked whether the short week-and two games in five days-played a factor in the team's latest injuries, Arians didn't hesitate. (more...)
USADA Flags Anderson Silva For Taking A Banned Substance USADA Flags Anderson Silva For Taking A Banned Substance
- November 11, 2017

The potential violation came from an out of competition sample that was collected on October 26 and Silva has been provisionally suspended by USADA. Silva was scheduled to face Gastelum at UFC Fight Night 122 in Shanghai, China . With a lifetime record in the sport of 34-8, with one no contest, and as the UFC middleweight champion for nearly seven years, the booking of the massively popular "Spider" was expected to help the UFC in its push into the Chinese market and it had already ... (more...)
Stanford hosts Huskies on tonight KBAY Stanford hosts Huskies on tonight KBAY
- November 11, 2017

With Bednarik Award semifinalist Vita Vea wrecking havoc in the trenches, the Huskies rank third in the nation in points allowed per game (11.6), third in yards allowed per game (252.0) and No. Love came out for Stanford's next series, but left again following a tough 4-yard run in which he was again spun around. Costello threw for 136 yards and ran for 21 in the first half. (more...)
England fans react to England fans react to "expected team" to play Germany
- November 11, 2017

I've settled in really well and they've given me a platform to go out and play. But despite the exuberance of a youthful side saw them match reigning World Cup champions Germany punch-for-punch, though Pickford was required to make a few outstanding saves in the first half. (more...)
Moreno: Relationship with Klopp unusual Moreno: Relationship with Klopp unusual
- November 11, 2017

Already in summer I saw that the season was going to be f***** up and that's how it was. "He did not give me any explanations". "I can not find a reason for what happened". Moreno, who has started 13 games in all competitions for Liverpool this season, is now with the Spain squad preparing for their upcoming worldwide friendlies against Costa Rica and Russian Federation. (more...)
Injury-cursed Bale suffers new setback
- November 11, 2017

The Wales global has not played for Real since suffering a calf problem in a 3-1 Champions League win at Borussia Dortmund on September 26. While we are not physio members, that certainly does not sound good and the Real Madrid statement claims that a timescale is pending. (more...)
Irving out for Celtics with possible concussion Irving out for Celtics with possible concussion
- November 11, 2017

Marcus Smart replaced Irving at point guard. Pacers 105, Bulls 87: In Chicago, Victor Oladipo scored 25 points and In beat Chicago to snap a four-game losing streak. The Bucks led 87-80 with 6:13 to play on a jumper by Khris Middleton, but Milwaukee missed its next five shots and allowed San Antonio to pull within 89-87 on Manu Ginobili's 3-point play with 2:26 remaining. (more...)
Bengals' Green fined $42541 for fight with Jaguars' Ramsey Bengals' Green fined $42541 for fight with Jaguars' Ramsey
- November 11, 2017

The 24-year-old posted a number of shocking comments about him on Twitter, including: "YO F*** YOU AJ GREEN", "AJ Green sits when he pees", "AJ Green's kids' favorite player is Jalen Ramsey" and "AJ Green's mom wishes Jalen Ramsey was her son". (more...)
Mate Ma'a Tonga triumph over Kiwis with miracle comeback 28 - 22 Mate Ma'a Tonga triumph over Kiwis with miracle comeback 28 - 22
- November 11, 2017

Inside the final five minutes of the half Tonga had a would-be try to Daniel Tupou called back by referee Gerard Sutton, and instead the Kiwis went down the other end to grab their third via Tuivasa-Sheck. It took 12 minutes for the Kiwis to throw their first offload and two plays later a chance was missed with Rapana spilling a pass from Takairangi in the corner. (more...)
Corry Evans' wife 'in racist rant against Romanian referee' Corry Evans' wife 'in racist rant against Romanian referee'
- November 11, 2017

Corry Evans , younger brother of Baggies skipper Jonny, blocked Xherdan Shaqiri's goalbound shot with his shoulder as he turned his back. Michael O'Neill, the Northern Ireland manager, described the penalty against Evans as the worst decision he has witnessed during his worldwide career. (more...)
The Houston Astros make history The Houston Astros make history
- November 11, 2017

In a series that had it all, this year's Fall Classic was decided in the final game. The Houston Astros were originally the Colt 45s when they started in 1962, and now after 55 years they finally appeared in the World Series and won. In addition to the important ramifications that their victory will have on roster construction and fan perception, however, the Houston Astros had other , more personal reasons why they wanted to bring a title to the city of Houston . (more...)
Jack Wilshere NOT a Crystal Palace target, says Roy Hodgson Jack Wilshere NOT a Crystal Palace target, says Roy Hodgson
- November 11, 2017

Wilshere's career has been hampered by injuries and the midfielder has not played for England since the 2-1 loss to Iceland at Euro 2016. He has yet to break into the Arsenal first team this season in the Premier League and a January move could be on the cards but Hodgson has denied they are discussing a deal. (more...)
Fed Cup final stars let loose ahead of weekend showdown Fed Cup final stars let loose ahead of weekend showdown
- November 11, 2017

America's Coco Vandeweghe is heading into the Fed Cup final showdown against Belarus with a touch of trepidation, despite the absence of Victoria Azarenka . Vandeweghe has won all five of the Fed Cup rubbers she has contested this year - four singles and one doubles - and credits her exposure to team sports at an early age for the success she has enjoyed in the global competition. (more...)
Notre Dame players eager for 'old-fashioned' rivalry game vs
- November 11, 2017

This is actually the first time that Notre Dame has visited Miami since 1989, making the arrival of the Irish all that more exciting to Hurricanes fans swept up in the mania of Mark Richt's current FBS-leading 13-game winning streak - the longest streak in Miami history since 2002. (more...)
Salman Khan's Race 3 goes on floor Salman Khan's Race 3 goes on floor
- November 11, 2017

Known for his sassy persona and unique style, the 51-year-old actor shared a picture with the entire cast of " Race 3 " on Twitter. Salman captioned the photo: "Baki sab toh Theek Hai but look at how hot, cool, sweet, charming & sexy is rameshji looking in this Race 3 ke team pic mein". (more...)
Hope Solo claims former Federation Internationale de Football Association president sexually assaulted her in 2013 Hope Solo claims former Federation Internationale de Football Association president sexually assaulted her in 2013
- November 11, 2017

In an interview with Portuguese publication Expresso , ex United States of America women's national team goalkeeper Solo alleges the actions occurred at a Ballon d'Or Gala back in 2012. Solo, 36, said incidents of sexual harassment are "rampant" at all levels of women's soccer. "Can I talk about that?" she continued. Solo was also asked why she hadn't spoken out about the incident before. (more...)
Abraham and Loftus-Cheek set for England Starts Abraham and Loftus-Cheek set for England Starts
- November 10, 2017

There is a severe lack of quality senior English players at present, with Harry Kane and Kyle Walker just two of the few stand-out names that are perhaps guaranteed starting spots in the opening World Cup game. When England faced Germany at Wembley on Friday night, there is no doubt the starting XI was a shadow of what Gareth Southgate will hope to pick next summer at the World Cup in Russian Federation. (more...)
Scenes as McGregor jumps into cage at 3 Arena Scenes as McGregor jumps into cage at 3 Arena
- November 10, 2017

McGregor continued to pursue Goddard, all while being held back and feverishly pointing his finger and yelling at him before the UFC lightweight champion was escorted out. Not only was McGregor out of line in breaking cageside protocol for the second straight time, he certainly crossed the line by getting physical. Goddard warned McGregor for walking around the cage during the fight. (more...)
Senegal Beat South Africa To Qualify For 2018 FIFA World Cup Senegal Beat South Africa To Qualify For 2018 FIFA World Cup
- November 10, 2017

Senegal qualified for their second appearance at the World Cup finals, returning after a 16-year absence, with a clinical victory over a luckless South Africa at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane. Bafana Bafana were desperately unlucky not to be on level terms before that setback as Lebogang Manyama struck the crossbar from close range while Percy Tau was unable to poke home the rebound that fell into his path after Senegal goalkeeper Khadim Ndiaye saved a Themba Zwane effort. (more...)