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Michelle Wie has appendix surgery in Canada after withdrawing from event Michelle Wie has appendix surgery in Canada after withdrawing from event
- August 29, 2017

She was 1-2-0 in the event. Wie shot 71-68-70 on the week before withdrawing. "Michelle Wie will have surgery to remove her appendix today at Ottawa Hospital". Keeping in good spirits should help her return to the course sooner rather than later. The 27-year-old has battled injuries for much of the past few years. (more...)
Taylor Swift's New Single Is Breaking All the Records Taylor Swift's New Single Is Breaking All the Records
- August 29, 2017

In her new music video Swift goes about slaying various public perceptions of herself in the new video for Look What You Made Me Do , from upcoming album Reputation . The ambitious Swift has her sights firmly set on Adele's USA record of 3.4 million albums sold in one week, set in November 2015 for "25". Look what you made her do! On Spotify, listeners streamed Look What You Made Me Do more than 8 million times, setting a global record for the most first-day streams on the ... (more...)
Ravens give John Harbaugh 1-year contract extension Ravens give John Harbaugh 1-year contract extension
- August 29, 2017

But Harbaugh has consistently had the support of owner Steve Bisciotti , who made the unconventional decision to hire Harbaugh as head coach in 2008 despite the fact he had never been an offensive or a defensive coordinator. The Ravens did not disclose terms of the deal, but multiple outlets reported it was for one additional year. He led the team to playoff berths in six of his first seven seasons, with said run peaking obviously with the Ravens' Super Bowl XLVII victory over the then Jim ... (more...)
Police say LA man fatally stabbed wife in front of their son Police say LA man fatally stabbed wife in front of their son
- August 29, 2017

The police search for a man wanted for allegedly stabbing his wife to death as their child looked on ended Monday when the suspect was struck by a vehicle in California. No motive for the stabbing has been revealed. "Once the neighbors made entry into the bedroom, the suspect was gone", said Capt. Lillian Carranza, an LAPD spokeswoman, adding that the boy was uninjured. (more...)
USA bank on experience for World Cup soccer qualifiers USA bank on experience for World Cup soccer qualifiers
- August 29, 2017

The United States play Costa Rica on Friday, in a rematch of the Gold Cup semi-final, in Harrison, New Jersey. That doesn't mean anything heading into this week. It is true that Arena has worked wonders since taking charge from Jurgen Klinsmann back in November. Arena has guided the side to eight points from four qualifiers since taking over from Juergen Klinsmann, who was sacked after back-to-back losses to Mexico and Costa Rica left the United States dead last in qualifying. (more...)
Shannon Sharpe Not Happy with Jim Brown Over Kaepernick Comments Shannon Sharpe Not Happy with Jim Brown Over Kaepernick Comments
- August 29, 2017

Last week, National Football League legend Jim Brown wanted to get a message across to Colin Kaepernick that he wants to support his cause and what he is fighting for, but he doesn't like the way he's going about it by disrespecting the flag. (more...)
US Open: Konta tumbles out but Edmund eases his way through US Open: Konta tumbles out but Edmund eases his way through
- August 29, 2017

After Andy Murray's withdrawal , Britain's hopes predominantly rested on the shoulders of the world number seven, who was rated a 12/1 chance with Sky Bet before the tournament . She had reached the fourth round in the last two years and hopes were obviously high that she could build on that this time. "Some defeats are more hard than other due to circumstance but I definitely think there are things I can take forward and take the positives". (more...)
No surprise: Josh McCown named Jets' starting quarterback No surprise: Josh McCown named Jets' starting quarterback
- August 29, 2017

In addition to the Cardinals and Browns, McCown has also spent time with the Oakland Raiders, Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. With Brandon Marshall and Eric Decker no longer on the team, and Quincy Enunwa out for the season, McCown is slated to work with an unproven wideout corps, now headed by Robby Anderson. (more...)
One month later, 5-star Mitchell Robinson back at Western Kentucky One month later, 5-star Mitchell Robinson back at Western Kentucky
- August 28, 2017

Robinson, who visited KU, LSU and New Orleans while looking for a new place to play, also seriously considered sitting out the 2017-18 season altogether to prepare for the NBA Draft instead of heading to another school where he likely would have been ineligible to play because of NCAA transfer rules. (more...)
Expect Astros games at Trop this week
- August 28, 2017

While there is no official announcement yet, Ken Rosenthal and Jon Morosi are both reporting that, because of Harvey and the fallout from the storm, the Astros-Rangers series could shift to neutral Tropicana Field, home of the Rays. More rainfall is expected throughout the week. As a result of the massive flooding and volatile weather conditions in the Houston area, the Astros ballclub will fly to Dallas following this afternoon's game vs. (more...)
Paxton Lynch has shoulder sprain, out several weeks Paxton Lynch has shoulder sprain, out several weeks
- August 28, 2017

The Broncos' first-round draft pick a year ago, Lynch learned last week he had lost his battle with Trevor Siemian to become the team's starting quarterback. The person, who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team hadn't addressed the issue publicly, said Lynch won't need surgery. (more...)
Liverpool v Arsenal match preview: Predicted XIs Liverpool v Arsenal match preview: Predicted XIs
- August 28, 2017

Mignolet; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Lovren, Moreno; Henderson, Wijnaldum, Can; Salah, Firmino, Mane. . However, on Sunday he faces the most stern test for any right back in the league, as he comes up against the returning, and rejuvenated, Alexis Sanchez. (more...)
Gary Neville praises 'excellent' Salah after Arsenal win Gary Neville praises 'excellent' Salah after Arsenal win
- August 28, 2017

Petr Cech said Arsenal's lack of fight against Liverpool was "quite simply unacceptable", but insisted they could still compete for the Premier League title. The effervescent Salah created the fourth with a cross from the left which was headed home by substitute Daniel Sturridge to complete a humiliating day for Arsenal and their manager. (more...)
Depth-chart chess game between Michigan, Florida continues into game week Depth-chart chess game between Michigan, Florida continues into game week
- August 28, 2017

The Gators will take on the Wolverines without a chunk of their players, who have been suspended and ruled ineligible for the game. Harbaugh has come under a bit of fire this month for not releasing a new version of Michigan's roster. "As I said before, people make a lot of a big deal about our roster or not announcing a starting quarterback". Do not look directly into the sun, and do not look directly into Michigan's maize uniforms. (more...)
Browns Name Rookie QB DeShone Kizer Week 1 Starter Browns Name Rookie QB DeShone Kizer Week 1 Starter
- August 28, 2017

In the dress rehearsal game against Tampa Bay, Kizer showed more promise despite a final statline that Jackson said didn't reflect how the youngster performed in his first National Football League start. Sometimes tags attach themselves in the pre-draft hype, but in Kizer's case he has been the opposite of the chatter about him. Enjoy this moment. (more...)
Over disastrous sef: Wenger admits Anfield thrashing Over disastrous sef: Wenger admits Anfield thrashing "Absolutely disastrous"
- August 28, 2017

Jurgen Klopp began to make changes as the match neared a conclusion and three minutes after his introduction, Sturridge got on the scoresheet with a header from three yards at the back post after a sublime cross from Salah. One would have to go as far back back as 2014 to find the last time Arsenal didn't manage a shot on target in an EPL game. "That's part of the crowd's feeling", he replied. (more...)
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hints at more transfer activity at Anfield Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hints at more transfer activity at Anfield
- August 28, 2017

Sanchez's availability for selection and potential return to the Gunners line up will be a huge boost for the club, who have suffered an indifferent start to the season. A year ago we had an outstandingly good record against the top six. "We haven't yet, but we have to look at the team and not focus too much on the individual contracts". (more...)
Man City's Patrick Roberts pictured leaving Celtic Park amid loan saga Man City's Patrick Roberts pictured leaving Celtic Park amid loan saga
- August 28, 2017

CALLUM MCGREGOR insists the capture of "special" Patrick Roberts will be a massive boost for Celtic as the Bhoys prepare for the Champions League. "The manager has been brilliant with me". "We had a good end to the season, which obviously helped, and playing for these great fans was also a factor coming back". (more...)
Juan Foyth: Mauricio Pochettino persuaded me to join Tottenham
- August 28, 2017

Tottenham have already brought in Colombian defender Davinson Sanchez from Ajax - for a club record £42m fee - as well as Southampton goalkeeper Paulo Gazzaniga. Mauricio Pochettino spoke to the press ( via Metro ) after his team's 1-1 draw against Burnley, here is what he had to say: " Transfer market? "It's a club that bets on the young and I think I'm going to have a chance to play", he added. (more...)
Cavs seeking more from Celtics Cavs seeking more from Celtics
- August 28, 2017

Thomas , Jae Crowder , Ante Zizic , and the Nets' No.1 pick were already traded for Irving, however, the Cavaliers reportedly want to add either Jaylen Brown or Jayson Tatum . Word out of Boston is that the Celtics aren't thrilled with the idea of adding another piece to the trade and are adamant they were up front with the Cavs about Thomas' injury. (more...)
Southampton signs Van Dijk's Netherlands teammate Hoedt Southampton signs Van Dijk's Netherlands teammate Hoedt
- August 28, 2017

The Reds interest in signing the Dutchman has been long documented with the player reportedly also keen on the move. Southampton have already played three Premier League games this season without van Dijk as the Dutch global has vowed never to play for Saints again. (more...)
Bills trade former Bob Jones, Alabama star Reggie Ragland to Chiefs Bills trade former Bob Jones, Alabama star Reggie Ragland to Chiefs
- August 28, 2017

Ragland missed his entire rookie season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament sustained during a preseason practice last August. The Bills are changing defensive schemes, and Ragland had been falling further and further down the depth chart. (more...)
Premier League Predictions: Anfield woe for Arsenal? Premier League Predictions: Anfield woe for Arsenal?
- August 28, 2017

The biggest match of the weekend will be played at Anfield, as Liverpool host Arsenal. "Obviously Arsene [Wenger] loves what he is doing". This time around, it's Arsenal who will be the fresher of the two sides. That would allow Sead Kolasinac to play in his more natural left wing-back role after playing in the back three during our first two games. The electric atmosphere at Anfield fuelled Liverpool's vibrant display in midweek and Belgian goalkeeper Mignolet expects Arsenal to be ... (more...)
'Break will help Murray in US Open' 'Break will help Murray in US Open'
- August 28, 2017

Possible women's quarterfinal matchups on the draw's bottom half include Halep or Sharapova against Johanna Konta; and Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza against Caroline Wozniacki or Venus Williams, a seven-time major champion. Kerber beat Pliskova in last year's final in NY to reach No. 1. Despite having played head to head 12 different times in major tournaments, the two great rivals have never played against each other at the US Open . (more...)
United subs Rashford, Fellaini sink Leicester United subs Rashford, Fellaini sink Leicester
- August 28, 2017

Substitutes Marcus Rashford and Marouane Fellaini both scored as Manchester United beat Leicester 2-0 this morning to strengthen their position at the top of the English Premier League . I would say he is one of the most unsafe players in the Premier League . "But this year, we are focused on improving that aspect: to win the games, and to not have too many draws". (more...)