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LeBron James ejected in third quarter against Miami Heat LeBron James ejected in third quarter against Miami Heat
- November 29, 2017

The ejection was the first in the superstar's storied career. There was nothing on the replays that suggested James made any contact, though. James was furious after his drive against the Heat's James Johnson wasn't called and immediately turned towards Fitzgerald. (more...)
Anthony Joshua makes BOLD Roger Federer statement… what does he mean? Anthony Joshua makes BOLD Roger Federer statement… what does he mean?
- November 29, 2017

The 29-year-old believes the Kiwi will be fighting with no fear or pressure against Joshua, who would be a unanimous favourite with British bookmakers. Joshua's chin is dodgy. He said: 'We've said all along that a 35-65 per cent was both fair - and our bottom line. "There are no expectations on young Joseph", he said". (more...)
Mountaineers in the NFL: Geno Smith to Start Sunday over Eli Manning Mountaineers in the NFL: Geno Smith to Start Sunday over Eli Manning
- November 29, 2017

And what's most interesting about the development is that even though head coach Ben McAdoo and his staff wanted to see the "younger" quarterback in action (Smith is 27), the coach still gave Manning the option of continuing to start games. (more...)
Rafa Benitez hints at frustration over Newcastle United transfer activity Rafa Benitez hints at frustration over Newcastle United transfer activity
- November 29, 2017

If you sign an average striker, it is £15m, or £10m if they can kick it forward. We have a team of young players and they are working hard. And the final change sees Dwight Gayle making way for Ayoze Perez, with Newcastle set to revert back to the 4-2-3-1 formation that was Benitez's preferred system up until the last three games. (more...)
Yankees rumors: Carlos Beltran to manage former team?
- November 29, 2017

Sixth candidate to be considered. Despite the lack of managerial experience, Beltran has received high praise from at least one current Yankee. Get the app and get the game. "I explained I'm committed to be back in the game in a role that I can be an impact". In his post-playing career, Beltran has said he wants to spend more time with his wife, Jessica, and their three children, but his family is based in NY, making the Yanks one of the few ideal jobs for his situation. (more...)
It's Jimmy G time: Garoppolo to make first start for 49ers Sunday It's Jimmy G time: Garoppolo to make first start for 49ers Sunday
- November 29, 2017

San Francisco acquired Garoppolo in a trade with the New England Patriots on October 30. Garoppolo 96 passing attempts over 18 games has completed 67.7 percent of his throws, including six touchdowns and no interceptions. He scrambled for 4 yards; completed an 8-yard pass to Aldrick Robinson on a fourth-and-6 play; then found Louis Murphy for a 10-yard touchdown pass. (more...)
Sam Darnold denies he'd stay at USC to avoid Browns Sam Darnold denies he'd stay at USC to avoid Browns
- November 29, 2017

After a fairly weak offensive line class previous year , this mock has two blockers coming off the board in the top five: Oklahoma offensive tackle Orlando Brown (No. 1 pick . On Monday, Darnold shot down the idea that he had trashed the Browns. If the Browns do have the first overall pick and he makes that choice, there will be plenty of people connecting the dots regardless of how Darnold explains his decision. (more...)
UTEP Men's Basketball Coach Tim Floyd Quits UTEP Men's Basketball Coach Tim Floyd Quits
- November 29, 2017

In 2016, fans began to protest the University to fire Floyd, even bringing their own signs during games. Former UTEP coach Tim Floyd talks with players during a second half action timeout against UTSA Sunday Jan. And I'm going to be fine. UTEP did not immediately announce a replacement for Floyd. The El Paso Times shared this video of Floyd's news conference . (more...)
Jonathan Rea gets BBC Sports Personality of the Year nomination Jonathan Rea gets BBC Sports Personality of the Year nomination
- November 29, 2017

Rea said: "I'm very excited to be included in the nominations for such a prestigious event and it really is the icing on the cake after a great year in Superbikes". Bianca Walkden, who successfully defended her world taekwondo heavyweight title in South Korea, completes the 12-strong list. Peaty set the world 50m breaststroke record twice along the way to the crown, in heats and semi-finals and was rewarded for his efforts of the past few seasons with an MBE (Member of the British Empire). (more...)
Boxing Champion Floyd Mayweather to participate in 51st fight before his retirement Boxing Champion Floyd Mayweather to participate in 51st fight before his retirement
- November 29, 2017

He's not gonna be making any more money this year and I commend UFC for that. Mayweather (50-0 record) only recently came out retirement earlier this year when he agreed to take on Conor McGregor in what became the biggest fight in combat sport history on 26 August. (more...)
Giants Bench Eli Manning for Geno Smith Giants Bench Eli Manning for Geno Smith
- November 29, 2017

It's Eli Manning crying because he got benched for next Sunday's game against the Raiders . When asked if he thought he may have started his last game for the Giants last Thursday, a 20-10 loss to the Redskins, Manning was practically speechless. (more...)
Video shows Georgia Tech football player knocking out teammate in locker room
- November 29, 2017

Afterwards Durham attempts to lift up Austin, who fell to the floor with his head slunk over the legs of a chair that had been knocked over. A violent fight (if you could call it that), between two Georgia Tech football teammates has been released on TMZ Sports and it's pretty brutal. (more...)
Darren McFadden retires 2 days after release by Cowboys Darren McFadden retires 2 days after release by Cowboys
- November 28, 2017

In the three games since, Prescott has no touchdown passes and five picks. McFadden's best career in the National Football League came in 2015 with Dallas, when he rushed for 1,089 yards (fourth in the NFL ) and 4.6 yards-per-carry (third in the NFL). (more...)
Robert Kubica completes 100 laps in Abu Dhabi test with Williams Robert Kubica completes 100 laps in Abu Dhabi test with Williams
- November 28, 2017

The Polish driver impressed Williams in tests of a modified 2014 auto at Silverstone and the Hungaroring earlier this year, but this is the team's first chance to assess his capabilities in the modern generation of F1 vehicle. "What the future will bring, I do not know, but today was the kind of day that if nothing else happens there will be disappointment because I feel confident and comfortable", Kubica said. (more...)
Former UConn Guard Ben Gordon Arrested Again, Charged With Robbery Former UConn Guard Ben Gordon Arrested Again, Charged With Robbery
- November 28, 2017

TMZ Sports , which first reported the incident , reported that Gordon had walked away with several thousand dollars before he was nabbed. We're told the man gave Gordon at least some of the money back - mostly because he was scared - and Gordon left. (more...)
I can never be friends with Ronaldo - Messi I can never be friends with Ronaldo - Messi
- November 28, 2017

Their goal hurt us, so we moved forward to attack more . Leo Messi has to be involved in the game. "[ Man] City have been one of the strongest teams so far this season together with PSG , " the Argentina worldwide added. Friendship is built through spending time together and getting to know each other", the 30-year-old was quoted saying by Spanish website Marca on Saturday. (more...)
Tennessee meeting with Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy for coaching vacancy Tennessee meeting with Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy for coaching vacancy
- November 28, 2017

Gundy agreed to meet with the Tennessee athletic director John Currie at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Dallas, 247Sports reported. According to an Oklahoma State SB Nation report, the Vols could offer double Gundy's salary. The 50-year-old reached an agreement with Oklahoma State on a new five-year contract in June that replaced the previous one that was set to expire in December 2019. (more...)
Drone Pilot Arrested For Dropping Anti-Media Propaganda At NFL Games Drone Pilot Arrested For Dropping Anti-Media Propaganda At NFL Games
- November 28, 2017

Moreno said Mapes was arrested in Oakland after authorities spotted a drone over that city's stadium shortly after the Santa Clara flight. Mapes is suspected of flying the drone over Oakland Coliseum as well, and was located and stopped by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office, Moreno said. (more...)
Rice Fires Head Coach David Bailiff After 11 Seasons Rice Fires Head Coach David Bailiff After 11 Seasons
- November 28, 2017

Longtime head coach David Bailiff was sacked on Monday after 11 seasons with the program. "I appreciate the dedication, passion and integrity that David has brought to our program during his years at Rice". Bailiff went 3-7 in his first year with the Owls, but the following year, he led the school to 10 wins a Texas Bowl victory over Western Michigan. Bailiff's 10-year tenure at Rice is uncommon at the college level. (more...)
Man Rescued After Being Trapped Inside Garbage Truck For 2 Hours Man Rescued After Being Trapped Inside Garbage Truck For 2 Hours
- November 28, 2017

You could see the man moving his arms while strapped to a stretcher. The man was taken to Temple Hospital for treatment, suffering critical injuries to his abdomen, hip and leg. Authorities in the United States are trying to figure out how a man became trapped in the back of a garbage truck early Monday morning. Crews worked for more than an hour to get the man out. (more...)
Dortmund ready to offload Aubameyang in January Dortmund ready to offload Aubameyang in January
- November 28, 2017

Antonio Conte is keen to add another centre-forward to his squad to either support or challenge Alvaro Morata to the starting spot. Chelsea's other striker, Michy Batshuayi, has only recently returned to training following injury but has been reduced to a back-up role when fully fit. (more...)
Andy Reid: No Chiefs QB controversy, 'Alex is my guy' Andy Reid: No Chiefs QB controversy, 'Alex is my guy'
- November 28, 2017

The Chiefs offense - which averaged 29.5 points per game during the first eight games of the season - has scored just 36 points total in its last three contests, all losses. He includes his own play calling in that list, along with personal execution. Like I said, it was more one-sided on that. How about a one-year subscription to the ultimate sports streaming service in Canada, with access to soccer, tennis, hockey and global basketball, including the national men's and women's teams. (more...)
Lovebirds Virat and Anushka's PDA and dance will melt your heart Lovebirds Virat and Anushka's PDA and dance will melt your heart
- November 28, 2017

The function was followed by a reception, a mehendi and sangeet ceremony and finally a grand reception. The wedding reception was no exception as it saw attendance from celebrities like actors Sushmita Sen, Bina Kak, Arshad Warsi and his wife Maria Goretti. (more...)
Griffin hurts knee in Clippers' win over Lakers Griffin hurts knee in Clippers' win over Lakers
- November 28, 2017

He left for the locker room with the team trainer shortly after. We don't yet know the severity of the injury, Griffin will undergo more tests Tuesday, with Doc Rivers saying it was too soon to tell. There is a lot of the season left to get better and as the starting point guard for a team with very little depth, Ball should continue to see heavy minutes. (more...)
Winless Browns have 'big plans' for Gordon's return Winless Browns have 'big plans' for Gordon's return
- November 28, 2017

BEREA Josh Gordon's imminent return has the Browns buzzing. A former All-Pro, Gordon, who led the league in yards receiving in 2013, is expected to be activated later this week and make his long-awaited return against the Chargers. While Jackson had previously said the Browns needed to "move on" from Gordon, he recently explained his changed way of thinking concerning the receiver. (more...)