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Klopp leaves door open for Coutinho January exit to PSG or Barca Klopp leaves door open for Coutinho January exit to PSG or Barca
- December 05, 2017

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has acknowledged the magnitude of his side's potential make-or-break clash with Spartak Moscow in the Champions League . The Cameroon worldwide was absent from the squad that beat Brighton 5-1 in the Premier League last weekend due to a muscular injury suffered against Stoke. (more...)
Emergency protective order issued against OU running back Rodney Anderson Emergency protective order issued against OU running back Rodney Anderson
- December 05, 2017

The allegations are patently false. According to the victim's statement, she met Anderson while out drinking on November 16. The woman further described her recollections in the statement and said she was "not feeling like I could say anything, and trying to get away from him to put clothes on". (more...)
DeMarcus Cousins records a double-double and plenty more in Pelicans' loss DeMarcus Cousins records a double-double and plenty more in Pelicans' loss
- December 05, 2017

After sitting out the previous two games with a sore knee, Iguodala's presence was a welcome addition to a Golden State lineup that lost backup point guard Shaun Livingston to a one-game suspension on Monday afternoon and reserve shooting guard Patrick McCaw to a nose injury midway through the second quarter. (more...)
Stephen Colbert makes Billy Bush listen to 'Access Hollywood' tape Stephen Colbert makes Billy Bush listen to 'Access Hollywood' tape
- December 05, 2017

Moments later, " Late Show " rebroadcast a portion of the " Access Hollywood " tape and got Bush's reaction nearly a year and half later to Mr. Trump's boasting of grabbing "women by the p****". "As I read these, 20 women don't get together and say, Hey, you know what would really be fun?" Stop playing around with people's lives. "I said, 'I appreciated it, ' and accepted it and thanked him". (more...)
'I don't think Neymar would go to Real Madrid' 'I don't think Neymar would go to Real Madrid'
- December 05, 2017

Honestly, I don't see it, ' Suarez said, who spent three seasons leading the Barcelona line with Neymar. That's because there's been a barrage of rumours linking Neymar with a move to Barca's bitter rivals Real Madrid recently. "I don't see him now going to play for Real Madrid". Barcelona and PSG are both enjoying comfortable leads at the top of their respective leagues. "His decision to leave was one which he thought out and would not have rushed into, but I'm sure it was a tough ... (more...)
Messi's Statue In Buenos Aires Has Been Vandalized Again Messi's Statue In Buenos Aires Has Been Vandalized Again
- December 05, 2017

Lionel Messi's statue in Argentina was destroyed by vandals for a second time this yearWhat's the story? Either way, the message seems perfectly clear: come back when you've got the World Cup in your hands. But this isn't the first time it has happened this year. Alongside the image of Messi stands other greats such as tennis stars Gabriela Sabatini and Guillermo Vilas, NBA basketball sensation Manu Ginobili and motorsport hero Juan Manuel Fangio. (more...)
Can the stale Champions League group stage be revived? Can the stale Champions League group stage be revived?
- December 05, 2017

They suffered a 4-1 home defeat to United in the reserve match back in September, and lost 1-0 when they last travelled to Old Trafford, with that match-up occurring during the group stage of the 2015-16 Champions League . It should never have come to this after the 20-time English champions won their first four Group A matches, but it would be safe to assume that they will be present when the draw for the last-16 stage of the tournament is made. (more...)
Manchester United Becoming 'Increasingly Confident' of £50M Danny Rose Capture Manchester United Becoming 'Increasingly Confident' of £50M Danny Rose Capture
- December 05, 2017

Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United will complete the signing of Danny Rose from Tottenham Hotspur and remains confident that a £50million deal can be struck in January, reports claim. The Manchester United defender has endured a hard 18 months under current Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho since his return from a leg break. Louis van Gaal wasn't happy with Shaw's fitness during his debut campaign at Manchester United but the left-back made himself first-choice before a horror ... (more...)
Southampton draw Fulham in FA Cup Southampton draw Fulham in FA Cup
- December 05, 2017

The headline tie is in Merseyside as old rivals Liverpool and Everton clash at Anfield in what promises to be an absolute belter. United's last two meetings with Derby have both come in the FA Cup at Pride Park. Beadle told BBC Sport: "Former Premier League champions coming to Edgar Street - we've got 90 minutes to get through but if we do, there's the incentive". (more...)
Chelsea midfielder Fabregas responds to shock Clattenburg admission Chelsea midfielder Fabregas responds to shock Clattenburg admission
- December 05, 2017

However, Mauricio Pochettino's side could only draw 2-2 (despite taking a two-goal lead) at Stamford Bridge, thus confirming the Foxes as champions. Mark Clattenburg was refereeing that evening and revealed yesterday that the reason he didn't show any red cards, despite booking 12 players, was because he had a "gameplan" to let the north London club lose the title. (more...)
JuJu Smith-Schuster Annihilated Vontaze Burfict On A Crackback Block JuJu Smith-Schuster Annihilated Vontaze Burfict On A Crackback Block
- December 05, 2017

According to ESPN's Jeremy Fowler and The Athletic's Mark Kaboly, Brown called Smith-Schuster's hit on Burfict "karma". Smith-Schuster was flagged, but did not get ejected. He's also been accused of dirty plays against Ravens tight end Maxx Williams , former Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett , former Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount , and Bell . (more...)
Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints - 12/7/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints - 12/7/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- December 05, 2017

Only the Vikings have held the dynamic New Orleans offense to less than 20 points, and that was in Week 1 before Brees and crew found the rhythm in their stride. This will be the 96th regular-season meeting of the two teams. Not just in wins/losses either, but against the spread as well. The Saints are coming from a 31-21 win over the Carolina Panthers . (more...)
Cedric Bakambu sends brilliant tweet about David de Gea after Arsenal masterclass Cedric Bakambu sends brilliant tweet about David de Gea after Arsenal masterclass
- December 05, 2017

A straight red card shown to Pogba for a studs-up challenge on Hector Bellerin will see the France midfielder miss next Sunday's Manchester derby, plus the Premier League fixtures with Bournemouth and West Brom . Wenger ruled out Arsenal's hitman Lacazette from featuring in this league match, but his name came with a bit of a shocker when the team sheets came out. (more...)
I'm not Pochettino - Wenger refuses to give up on title I'm not Pochettino - Wenger refuses to give up on title
- December 05, 2017

If I am a player, and I think with what we produced today, we have a huge potential, and we lose the game, we can not accept that. "Especially when you produce that quality of performance", Wenger said. "When the performance is of that quality, we have to be efficient". And if you enjoy the show then please subscribe, rate and review the pod to help us find like-minded souls. (more...)
X-rays Negative on Curry's Sprained Right Ankle; MRI to Come X-rays Negative on Curry's Sprained Right Ankle; MRI to Come
- December 05, 2017

Curry attempted to steal a pass intended for E'Twaun Moore and turned his right ankle. While Curry walked to the locker room on his own, he was seen leaving the arena in a walking boot and crutches. Still, it is a concern, and the Warriors will be cautious, especially considering how easy to re-injured (and make worse) a sprained ankle is if not fully healed. (more...)
Pogba out of derby as Manchester United decline appeal Pogba out of derby as Manchester United decline appeal
- December 05, 2017

Pogba, the France midfielder, was dismissed in the second half of United's 3-1 victory for stamping on the leg of Gunners defender Hector Bellerin. "A bit disappointed with this colleague, Koscielny, with this kind of reaction but he is very frustrated because everybody knows that Paul is a clean player and it was not his intention at all to be close to a red card". (more...)
Austin on target for Southampton in derby draw with Bournemouth Austin on target for Southampton in derby draw with Bournemouth
- December 05, 2017

Bournemouth's Ryan Fraser curled home the opener in the 42nd minute of an even first half after Southampton defender Wesley Hoedt, guilty of overplaying, was dispossessed by Joshua King. Always enterprising and hard-working, involved in most of the hosts' attacks. Subs: McCarthy, Yoshida, Targett, Lemina 6, Hojbjerg, Redmond 8, Gabbiadini 6. (more...)
Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown active vs. Bengals Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown active vs. Bengals
- December 05, 2017

When the two teams met earlier this season, the Steelers walked away with a 29-14 victory, which included a four-reception, 65-yard and one-touchdown effort from Brown. When head coach Marv Lewis fired offensive coordinator Ken Zampese after Cincinnatis 0-2 start and replaced him with Bill Lazor, the intention was to ditch the failing dink-and-dunk passing approach and take more downfield shots. (more...)
USA soccer chief Gulati to step down USA soccer chief Gulati to step down
- December 05, 2017

Sunil Gulati has made a decision to end his 12-year reign as U.S. Soccer president by not running in February's election, and the initial reaction is: Maybe the United States is finally becoming a soccer country. However, more recent developments will likely be what most associate with Gulati's tenure. " But in the end, I think the best thing for me personally, and for the federation, is to see someone new in the job ". (more...)
Lamar Jackson named Heisman Trophy finalist for second straight year Lamar Jackson named Heisman Trophy finalist for second straight year
- December 05, 2017

Jackson won the 2016 Heisman Trophy and vies to be the second two-time victor. "I'm so proud of Lamar for what he's accomplished on the field and off", head coach Bobby Petrino said in a news release from U of L. Considering this is an individual award, however, Jackson still has a chance to take it home. Despite battling an ankle injury for much of the season, Love finished the campaign with 1,973 rushing yards and 17 TDs. (more...)
Anthony Davis' MRI results come back negative, considered day-to-day Anthony Davis' MRI results come back negative, considered day-to-day
- December 05, 2017

Davis originally suffered the injury during New Orleans' loss to the Utah Jazz last Friday. According to the team ( via The Advocate's Scott Kushner ), Davis went through an initial MRI in Portland and then a follow-up MRI back in New Orleans. (more...)
Livingston ejected after making contact with ref Livingston ejected after making contact with ref
- December 05, 2017

Golden State's 28-point win over Miami in the National Basketball Association has been overshadowed by a controversial incident involving Shaun Livingston and a referee. Warriors forward Kevin Durant suggested as much after the game, per Mark Medina of the Mercury News: "It did look like, watching it, that Courtney stepped into his face". (more...)
Wings send Scott Wilson to Sabres for draft pick Wings send Scott Wilson to Sabres for draft pick
- December 05, 2017

Wilson, 25, didn't register a point in his 18 games with the Red Wings, mainly playing on the fourth line. In exchange, the Red Wings acquired Buffalo's fifth-round pick in the 2019 draft for Wilson. Moulson has a cap hit of $5 million this season and the next. "He's been there for me since the day I was drafted", said Jack Eichel, who shared an apartment with Moulson during his rookie year. (more...)
Georgia, Oklahoma to Play New Year's Day Rose Bowl Game Georgia, Oklahoma to Play New Year's Day Rose Bowl Game
- December 05, 2017

After claiming their 13th SEC crown, they're chasing their first national championship since 1980. Clemson and Alabama will meet in the Sugar Bowl in a rematch of the last two National Championship Games. Georgia also has made one previous appearance in the Rose Bowl, beating UCLA 9-0 on January 1, 1943. Auburn (10-3): The Tigers scored impressive wins over No. (more...)
Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard engaged to supermodel Chanel Iman Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard engaged to supermodel Chanel Iman
- December 05, 2017

The source also revealed that the Giants wide receiver got his fiancée a rose gold engagement ring with a round diamond. Chanel shared a picture of her partner's proposal and wrote on Instagram: "A night full of tears of happiness. The couple has been dating for just over a year, and appeared together in the campaign for New Era's Official NFL Sideline Collection in August. "We live at the Cheesecake Factory, for real", Iman revealed, adding that their regular set menu on their dates ... (more...)