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Avalanche sends Duchene to Sens in three-way deal Avalanche sends Duchene to Sens in three-way deal
- November 07, 2017

Duchene left the Avs game against the New York Islanders mid way through the first period. He set a career-high with 70 points in 71 games as a 23-year-old during the 2013-14 season, when the Avalanche miraculously won 52 games under then-head coach Patrick Roy. (more...)
Former Nigeria Star, Emenalo Quits Chelsea As Technical Director Former Nigeria Star, Emenalo Quits Chelsea As Technical Director
- November 07, 2017

The former Nigerian worldwide, who joined Chelsea in 2007 and has been technical director since 2011, has already been linked with a position at Monaco. I wish Chelsea every success and look forward to following the club's future triumphs from afar, ' he added. We are sorry to see him go but understand his desire to move on and explore new challenges'. (more...)
We Didn't Deserve To Lose To Chelsea - Jose Mourinho We Didn't Deserve To Lose To Chelsea - Jose Mourinho
- November 07, 2017

Unbeaten City have set a frightening pace this season, winning 10 of their matches and scoring 38 goals in the process to build up an extraordinary goal difference of plus 31. Mourinho, who complained last month that he won't "cry" about injury problems like other managers, in part blamed the loss on the absence of players like Paul Pogba. (more...)
Son Heung-Min breaks Asian record as Spurs edge past Palace Son Heung-Min breaks Asian record as Spurs edge past Palace
- November 06, 2017

Paulo Gazzaniga , the third-choice Tottenham goalkeeper, kept his team in the game, while Wilfried Zaha spurned a gilt-edged chance following a 57th minute breakaway. The main talking point in a quiet first half came when Harry Kane picked up a knock following a challenge from Timothy Fosu-Mensah. Tottenham dominated the first half without being able to break down a stubborn Palace side and they were grateful to Gazzaniga who saved well from Dann's header. (more...)
Bayern thrash bitter rival, Dortmund 3-1 Bayern thrash bitter rival, Dortmund 3-1
- November 06, 2017

Bayern now leads the way in the Bundesliga after 11 matches, sitting four points clear of RB Leipzig and six ahead of Dortmund , which Robben can scarcely believe. He is now the Bundesliga's top scorer. Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang , last season's top scorer just ahead of Lewandowski , has now failed to score in his last five games, although he still has 10 for the season. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp hails 'machine' Sadio Mane after he makes Liverpool return Jurgen Klopp hails 'machine' Sadio Mane after he makes Liverpool return
- November 05, 2017

Mohamed Salah scored twice for the Reds and Joel Matip and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain also netted at the London Stadium. There were fears that the Senegal worldwide would have to sit out of the upcoming home and away qualifiers after suffering a hamstring injury while on global duty with the Teranga Lions last month, but Mane has returned to training and could feature for his club this weekend. (more...)
Record-setting Falk leads No. 25 Washington St. over No. 21 Stanford Record-setting Falk leads No. 25 Washington St. over No. 21 Stanford
- November 05, 2017

If Love doesn't play again, Stanford will have to find some way to generate passing offense, and might go to backup K.J. Costello after Keller Chryst struggled mightily in Corvallis. Quarterback Braxton Burmeister got his first win as a starter as OR ended a three-game losing streak by beating Utah 41-20 at home. Burmeister only attempted 12 passes, and senior running back Royce Freeman led the way for a rushing attack that collectively pounded out for 347 yards on 49 carries. (more...)
Michigan State-Penn State game delayed by lightning Michigan State-Penn State game delayed by lightning
- November 05, 2017

Barkley rushed for zero yards on six attempts in the first half, and for maybe the first time all season was held at bay on kick returns and in the passing attack. Felton Davis posted career highs with 12 receptions for 181 yards to go with one touchdown and Darrell Stewart Jr. had five catches for 65 yards and a score. (more...)
Rafael Nadal reaches quarter-finals of Paris Masters Rafael Nadal reaches quarter-finals of Paris Masters
- November 04, 2017

Thus he advanced to today's quarter-finals of the Paris Masters for the sixth time in as many years in the French capital - though he has never won the title here - and will face Filip Krajinovic , a qualifier. 1 Emirates ATP Ranking since 1973. If Nadal pulls out of the Tour Finals, it would leave Federer as the only member of the "Big Four" in the year-ending event for the first time since 2005. (more...)
Houston Texans rookie sensation Deshaun Watson suffers season-ending injury Houston Texans rookie sensation Deshaun Watson suffers season-ending injury
- November 04, 2017

The Houston Chronicle is reporting he tore the ligament in his right knee. After the rookie's injury, Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham , who's also out for the season due to an injury, made a decision to send a motivational text to Watson . (more...)
Does Denver starting QB Brock Osweiler change anything for the Eagles? Does Denver starting QB Brock Osweiler change anything for the Eagles?
- November 02, 2017

Osweiler made a name for himself by going 5-2 with the Broncos back in 2015 after Peyton Manning went down with an injury. He then left in free agency, signing a four-year, $72 million contract with the Houston Texans . "Turn it over five times and you're still in the game with a team like Kansas City". The Broncos will leave for Philadelphia after their walk-through Friday and have a practice in the Philadelphia area Saturday. (more...)
Kane resumes training ahead of Real Madrid clash Kane resumes training ahead of Real Madrid clash
- November 01, 2017

Kane , who has scored 13 goals in 12 appearances in all competitions for Spurs this season, missed defeats by West Ham United and Manchester United after suffering a minor hamstring strain. It's a hostile atmosphere in Napoli and they have a great mentality, although City are risky on the counter-attack, so I'll go for a high-scoring draw. (more...)
David Miller Smashes Fastest T20I Ton Off Just 35 Balls David Miller Smashes Fastest T20I Ton Off Just 35 Balls
- October 31, 2017

Bangladesh were in trouble early in their reply and never recovered as they were bowled out for 141 in 18.3 overs. Miller hit five sixes off the first five balls. He smashed seven fours and nine sixes in his knock. Miller's inning would have ended at the personal score of zero if Bangladeshi wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahim would not have dropped his catch. (more...)
Texans kneel in protest after Bob McNair's 'inmate' comments Texans kneel in protest after Bob McNair's 'inmate' comments
- October 30, 2017

The Seahawks will get a firsthand look at Brown, who ended a lengthy holdout six days ago and is making his first start, on Sunday when the Texans visit Seattle. In arguing for the league to do something, McNair said they can't have "inmates running the prison." He then apologized to National Football League players saying: "I am truly sorry to the players for how this has impacted them and the perception that it has created of me which could not be further from the truth". (more...)
Saints 20, Bears 12: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down Saints 20, Bears 12: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
- October 30, 2017

Kamara's score was set up by a 54-yard reception by Brandon Coleman and an offsides penalty on the Bears that allowed the Saints to keep driving instead of attempting a field goal. NOTES: The Saints inducted two new members into their Hall of Fame, LB Jonathan Vilma and G Carl Nicks. The play was initially ruled a touchdown, but as Miller was carted off the field with his leg in an aircast, a replay review overturned the call and the Bears were forced to settle for a 44-yard Connor ... (more...)
Nationals Hire Dave Martinez As New Manager Nationals Hire Dave Martinez As New Manager
- October 30, 2017

A formal announcement isn't likely to come until Monday at the earliest, possibly not until after the World Series ends. Cubs manager Joe Maddon told reporters Thursday it's time for Martinez to get his own team. The Nationals record of postseason underachievement has been mostly about the players, due in equal parts to health and general struggles on the biggest stage. (more...)
Astro Yuli Gurriel Mocks Asians ... With Racist Gesture Astro Yuli Gurriel Mocks Asians ... With Racist Gesture
- October 30, 2017

After Gurriel hit a home run off the Dodgers' Yu Darvish in Friday's game, Gurriel returned to the Astros' dugout. Gurriel explained that he was joking with his teammates about how he felt like the home run was the result of Darvish deciding to pitch to him as if he were also Japanese, which doesn't really make any of this any better or less offensive. (more...)
Jags boost their defense by trading for Bills DL Marcell Dareus Jags boost their defense by trading for Bills DL Marcell Dareus
- October 29, 2017

Dareus is a two-time Pro Bowler and has received one first-team All-Pro selection. The Jacksonville Jaguars talented defense just got even better as the front office has managed to pull off a surprise trade for Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Marcell Dareus , according to multiple sources. (more...)
Richard Sherman, other National Football League players rip Texans owner McNair for 'inmate' comment Richard Sherman, other National Football League players rip Texans owner McNair for 'inmate' comment
- October 29, 2017

Clippers. McNair issued a public apology on Friday for his remark, which he made at the National Football League owners meeting last week. One of those was African-American league executive vice president/football operations Troy Vincent , a former player, who told the owners that during his playing career he had been called many names, including the N-word, but "never felt like an inmate". (more...)
Man United's Luke Shaw 'hopes' to play for Mauricio Pochettino again Man United's Luke Shaw 'hopes' to play for Mauricio Pochettino again
- October 29, 2017

The twenty-two year old has been strongly linked with a move away from Old Trafford with his relationship with manager Jose Mourinho reportedly frosty and a potential part-exchange deal with fellow full-back Rose could benefit both clubs. (more...)
"13 screws later": Packers QB Aaron Rodgers talks injury on 'Conan'
- October 28, 2017

Paul Pioneer Press Oct. 20 . And during the introductions, Rodgers just casually happened to drop some breaking news about his potentially season-ending injury: The surgery to fix it resulted in 13 - THIRTEEN! - screws in his broken collarbone. (more...)
Patriots LB may be out more than one game, report says Patriots LB may be out more than one game, report says
- October 27, 2017

The loss is a huge blow to the Patriots defense, who already ranked 31st in defensive DVOA. He returned in Week 4 and shifted back toward the middle of the defense in Week 5 when the Patriots kicked off a three-game winning streak in which they've allowed 12.7 points per game. (more...)
WOWZA rolled out ClearCaster for Facebook Live WOWZA rolled out ClearCaster for Facebook Live
- October 25, 2017

The device will be used by professional broadcasters or media companies to ensure that you receive top-notch streaming quality. Wowza ClearClaster was developed in partnership with Facebook. The ClearClaster will be available at a price of $6 495 and includes three years of service. If you’re a professional blogger and you want to improve the number of your viewers definitely this is your device. (more...)
Jesse Lingard gives his thoughts following Swansea City 0-2 Manchester United Jesse Lingard gives his thoughts following Swansea City 0-2 Manchester United
- October 25, 2017

Mourinho, who made seven changes for the trip to south Wales, praised his side's performance, and described the win as comfortable, but not easy. "But I don't think [it was easy] I think they have a good squad, a squad with lots of options". (more...)
Even amid latest Bryant drama, Steelers control AFC North Even amid latest Bryant drama, Steelers control AFC North
- October 25, 2017

That wasn't the face, Heyward said, of someone who was anxious. "It's obvious that we still got more ground to cover with him", Tomlin said. This Steelers team is good and has a chance to get back to the AFC championship. Smith-Schuster was pretty torn up about it, too. I worked my ass off to get myself back with no help and little support, period. "We've invested a lot, we've covered a lot of ground", Tomlin said. (more...)
Puskas award: Arsenal star Olivier Giroud wins prestigious gong Puskas award: Arsenal star Olivier Giroud wins prestigious gong
- October 25, 2017

Kane is yet to receive global recognition for his individual achievements in the game but was present at the Federation Internationale de Football Association player awards on Monday evening as Cristiano Ronaldo was named the world's best male player. (more...)
TY Hilton calls out Colts offensive line after shutout loss TY Hilton calls out Colts offensive line after shutout loss
- October 24, 2017

Some of that falls on squarely on the offensive line's shoulders, who aside from starting left tackle Anthony Castonzo after Ryan Kelly 's in-game injury, were starting a bunch of backups from left guard to right tackle in Jeremy Vujnovich , Mike Person , Le'Raven Clark , and Joe Haeg respectively and had a lot of blown assignments in pass protection. (more...)
Penn State beats MI, 42-13 Penn State beats MI, 42-13
- October 23, 2017

Quarterback John O'Korn has to take care of the ball as Heisman hopeful running back Saquon Barkley can not be given extra opportunities to touch the football. With 10:11 still to play in the first quarter, Penn State had a 14-0 lead. The glow of No. 2 Penn State's 42-13 win over MI is still hanging over Happy Valley, Nittany Lions fans could not even wait until the end of the game to demand more. (more...)
Celtics' Hayward Has Surgery, Likely Out for Season Celtics' Hayward Has Surgery, Likely Out for Season
- October 22, 2017

Before Boston's home opener against the Bucks Wednesday, the Celtics played a video of Hayward after introducing him with the starting lineup. Gordon Hayward's first season with the Boston Celtics is probably over after five minutes of game action. (more...)
Manchester City star De Bruyne wants trophies, not awards Manchester City star De Bruyne wants trophies, not awards
- October 21, 2017

Hazard said: "We should have won this game". "It's the way I think". "I don't agree with that [that the title is gone]". League leaders City have netted 17 goals in their last three home matches, including one of the most ruthless attacking displays of the season when they thrashed Stoke City 7-2 last weekend. (more...)
MRI on Draymond Green's knee come back negative MRI on Draymond Green's knee come back negative
- October 20, 2017

D'Antoni had said that neither team could stop the other during preseason play. ESPN was the first to report news of Green's MRI results. The two-time All-Star and reigning NBA Defensive Player of the Year was injured during the third quarter of the Warriors' regular-season opener against the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night. (more...)
Giroud acrobatics give Arsenal third win Giroud acrobatics give Arsenal third win
- October 20, 2017

The man advantage eventually paid off five minutes later as Jack Wilshere spearheaded a trademark Arsenal passing move which led to Olivier Giroud adjusting his body well to score an overhead kick, adding to his collection of spectacular goals. (more...)
Pep: Messi Is The Best, De Bruyne Is… Pep: Messi Is The Best, De Bruyne Is…
- October 18, 2017

The wife of former Manchester City star Paul Lake has pledged to do a naked conga if Kevin De Bruyne is not named 2018 Player of the Year. De Bruyne set up two goals in City's 7-2 rout of Stoke on Saturday and the 26-year-old's impressive displays have seen him become the odds-on favourite to be voted the PFA player of the year. (more...)
Penn State Field Hockey Falls to Maryland in Double Overtime Penn State Field Hockey Falls to Maryland in Double Overtime
- October 17, 2017

While on a bye, the Nittany Lions moved up to No. 2 in the AP Poll and are already a 12-point favorite on Saturday when they host MI. "We identified him as someone who was a really good player even as a freshman, someone we thought would be a top 10 pick someday". (more...)
UEFA Champions League 2017/18 - Maribor vs Liverpool Preview
- October 17, 2017

Jurgen Klopp will be hoping to pick up six points from their double-header against Maribor . Liverpool secured a fourth-place finish in their first full season under Klopp to book their place in the Champions League . Ninety-nine per cent of teams in world football would lose against Manchester City at the moment. "Now, we face a decisive moment in the group stage". (more...)
Tim Weah's hat-trick sends United States into quarterfinals Tim Weah's hat-trick sends United States into quarterfinals
- October 17, 2017

Tim Weah , a son of former world player of the year George Weah , scored three goals to lead the United States over Paraguay 5-0 on Monday and into the quarterfinals of the Under-17 World Cup. "The US is really a complicated team, the individuals, the captain himself, it has one of the best players and the team is really good", Morinigo said. (more...)
Indian football team gains two places in FIFA rankings Indian football team gains two places in FIFA rankings
- October 17, 2017

Russian Federation goes into the top pot, followed by the top seven-ranked teams, and the remaining 24 teams are spread into the three subsequent pots in order. Northern Ireland, Sweden and Republic of Ireland will look to change that by winning their playoffs, while Tunisia, Egypt, Senegal and Iran, DR Congo, Australia, Nigeria, Serbia and Japan could all land here, too. (more...)
Asia Cup Hockey: India thrashes Pakistan 3-1, tops Pool A Asia Cup Hockey: India thrashes Pakistan 3-1, tops Pool A
- October 16, 2017

India are now sitting atop Pool A with six points from two wins while Pakistan are placed second with four points.With two wins, India are comfortably through to the Super 4 stage of the tournament and the Sjoerd Marine-coached side would be hoping to finish the pool stages with an all-win record. (more...)
Cavs Officially Trading Jefferson, Felder To Hawks For International Picks Cavs Officially Trading Jefferson, Felder To Hawks For International Picks
- October 15, 2017

The Cavaliers will receive the rights of two European players and receive a 2.6 and 1.4 million dollars trade exception. "These situations and decisions are some of the toughest to be in and have to make", Cavs general manager Koby Altman said in a statement released by the team. (more...)
#TakeAKnee Reaches German Football As Hertha Berlin Join Movement
- October 15, 2017

When Hertha kneeled, the PA announcer said, " Berlin is colorful". "Hertha stands for diversity and is against violence". According to Hertha's Twitter account, the club "stands for tolerance and responsibility". "For a tolerant Berlin, now and forever", the announcer concluded. "If we can give them a bit of help in doing so, then that's good". "We are always going to fight against this kind of behavior, as a team and as a city", said Kalou, who acknowledged the action was inspired by the ... (more...)