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Browns trade Josh Gordon to Browns trade Josh Gordon to
- September 18, 2018

Still, the move can be labeled as a low risk for the Patriots, especially considering what they sent back to the Browns. On Saturday, the Browns announced that they planned to release the receiver. "I always feel, since camp ended and we got our 53, we can win with the people we have". "I think it's obviously known that he's a freakish athlete", Dorsett said. (more...)
Umpire Carlos Ramos issues first code violation since Serena Williams furore Umpire Carlos Ramos issues first code violation since Serena Williams furore
- September 17, 2018

Open finals match in NY during about 25 minutes onstage with Sarah Robb O'Hagan, chief executive of Flywheel Sports, at the National Retail Federation trade show. "I just thought I shouldn't have any regrets. If it's like this, let me know". Ramos has also been accused of grandstanding. The third violation - verbal abuse - came when she called the umpire a " thief ". (more...)
Paul Pogba Gives A Brilliant Message To Zlatan Ibrahimovic Paul Pogba Gives A Brilliant Message To Zlatan Ibrahimovic
- September 17, 2018

LA drew the game level at 3-3 on 58 minutes, but goals from Jonathan Osorio and Jay Chapman gave the Canadian side the win. The six-foot-five (1.95 metre) Ibrahimovic delivered a perfectly-timed roundhouse kick in the 43th minute that fooled goalkeeper Alex Bono for his 17th goal of the season. (more...)
Alvarez outpoints Golovkin to win titles Alvarez outpoints Golovkin to win titles
- September 17, 2018

WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (38-1-1, 34 KOs) and Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) went to war for twelve rounds on Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The two boxers needed to be separated at Friday's weigh-in after Alvarez charged at Golovkin as they faced off. But Triple G came on strong in the final few rounds to make it as close as it could be. (more...)
Berbatov backs Liverpool to see of Spurs on Saturday Berbatov backs Liverpool to see of Spurs on Saturday
- September 16, 2018

After two weeks of an global break both sides will be looking to maintain their early season momentum. The victory underlines Liverpool's billing as the most likely challengers to reigning champions Manchester City this term, but having started the season with three wins, Spurs are now a team searching for answers. (more...)
Hazard hat-trick helps Chelsea see off early Cardiff scare Hazard hat-trick helps Chelsea see off early Cardiff scare
- September 16, 2018

Liverpool and Chelsea have made Premier League history by each winning their first five matches of the new season. The striker looked rich in confidence after his drought-breaking goal for France last weekend as a pair of delicate touches late in the first half sliced open a Cardiff defence that until then appeared in good order. (more...)
Josh Gordon released for showing up late and being 'not himself' Josh Gordon released for showing up late and being 'not himself'
- September 16, 2018

The Cleveland Browns on Saturday announced they plan to release the troubled wide receiver, with General Manager John Dorsey saying in a statement, "unfortunately we've reached a point where we feel it's best to part ways and move forward". (more...)
Senators trade Erik Karlsson to San Jose Sharks Senators trade Erik Karlsson to San Jose Sharks
- September 15, 2018

Had Karlsson moved to a Lightning defense corps already boasting Victor Hedman and Ryan McDonagh, though, that hope would've been smashed to bits in five games just like it was in May. Karlsson had nine goals and 53 assists last season for Ottawa. "It's a city that I'm going to set my roots in and forever stay in, even though I'm not going to represent this hockey club anymore", said Karlsson. (more...)
Watford vs Manchester United: Potential XI with Marouane Fellaini Watford vs Manchester United: Potential XI with Marouane Fellaini
- September 14, 2018

Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel has called on fans to get behind manager Jose Mourinho . It would be interesting to see how the Dybala, Pogba swap deal turns out and if not, then whether Dybala moves to United or stays at Juventus . (more...)
UEFA Nations League Report: Spain v Croatia 11 September 2018 UEFA Nations League Report: Spain v Croatia 11 September 2018
- September 13, 2018

Spain followed up Saturday's 2-1 victory over England at Wembley by thrashing Croatia , this summer's World Cup finalists, 6-0 in Alicante. However, it is the biggest defeat in Croatia's history, so it was a dismal day for them. Luis Enrique couldn't have asked for a much better start as coach of Spain's national team. Isco capped Spain's offensive show with a right-footed shot from the center of the box in the 70th minute. (more...)
Steve Yzerman stepping down as GM of Lightning Steve Yzerman stepping down as GM of Lightning
- September 12, 2018

Yzerman was asked how long he'd be in this new role and possible future job changes. Yzerman's family has remained in Detroit , and he commuted during his time on the job. But the move has already stoked speculation that Yzerman will eventually become the Red Wings' next general manager. The Lightning finished atop the Atlantic division last season with a record of 54-23-5 for 113 points before falling to the Washington Capitals in the Eastern Conference final in seven games. (more...)
Dez Bryant Trolls Cowboys After Week 1 Loss Dez Bryant Trolls Cowboys After Week 1 Loss
- September 11, 2018

The offense was putrid to say the least as they showed no signs of having big play capabilities against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Bryant, 29, began to a follower who asked him to return, as the Cowboys fell to the Panthers, 16-8. (more...)
Ramos backed by ITF over ‘regrettable’ Serena rant Ramos backed by ITF over ‘regrettable’ Serena rant
- September 11, 2018

He says that while he initially felt bad for Osaka for having a win over her idol spoiled in such a way, he understands Williams calling Ramos a "thief" since he handed Osaka a game. United States great Billie Jean King was among those coming down hard on Serena's side in her claim that chair umpire Carlos Ramos penalized her for comments that a male player could have gotten away with. (more...)
Watch Serena Williams journey from giving birth to U.S. Open Watch Serena Williams journey from giving birth to U.S. Open
- September 11, 2018

Every day I step out on this court I am so grateful to have an opportunity to play this sport. Williams will face Naomi Osaka Saturday at 4 p.m. ET at Arthur Ashe Stadium for the title. 'How dare you insinuate that I was cheating? "I stand for what's right", insisted Williams as they headed into the sixth game - in which Osaka held at love. (more...)
Tiger Woods off to insane start with season on the line Tiger Woods off to insane start with season on the line
- September 10, 2018

Woods gave back two shots on his last two holes to shoot an even-par 70, and sits at 8-under after 36 holes. Hideki Matsuyama shot a 6-under 64 to land three shots off the pace in a four-way tie for third. He needs to be at East Lake to reach 25. "But they didn't go in today". He once again found the fairway with a 314-yard drive and hit another solid wedge to just over 13 feet for his second. (more...)
'I'm very sorry': Nadal's classy words for shattered Thiem 'I'm very sorry': Nadal's classy words for shattered Thiem
- September 10, 2018

When it was all over, Nadal was happy to be in a seventh US Open semifinal, but even happier that he'd done everything he could to turn the match around. "But there has to be one". The Spaniards semi-final opponent will be third-seeded Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina, who beat American John Isner 6-7 (5), 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-2 earlier in the day. (more...)
PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK: Its time for Tom vs. the Texans PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK: Its time for Tom vs. the Texans
- September 09, 2018

For all he's done, the Patriots have managed to minimize the damage Watt has inflicted upon them since he entered the league as a first-round draft pick out of Wisconsin in 2011: 24 tackles with one-half sack in six games (although he did have six tackles, three for loss and hit Brady twice last September). (more...)
ENC residents, professor weigh in on Kaepernick Nike ad ENC residents, professor weigh in on Kaepernick Nike ad
- September 09, 2018

On Wednesday, amid the thick of the controversy, Nike unveiled another part of its collaboration with Kaepernick. Kaepernick is only shown twice in the ad, once in the middle and in the closing seconds. Kaepernick is shown a couple times in the video, including the closing line where he says, "So don't ask if your dreams are insane, ask if they're insane enough". (more...)
Quarterfinals feature rematch of 2014 men's final Quarterfinals feature rematch of 2014 men's final
- September 09, 2018

And he finished with 53 unforced errors. The other women's semifinal is 23-time major champion Serena Williams against No. 19 Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia. "Naomi's doing well, because she has won a Masters (Indian Wells in March)". "I asked the chair umpire whether they are using some form of ventilation or air conditioning down at the court level side, and he said he's not aware of it - it's only what comes through the hallway", added Djokovic . (more...)
Osaka faces 'surreal' U.S. Open final against idol Serena Osaka faces 'surreal' U.S. Open final against idol Serena
- September 09, 2018

A tearful Williams argued her case with tournament officials but, although she held serve in the next game, Osaka served out the victory 6-2 6-4. "I've never cheated in my life", Williams said . "I should just try to play her as an opponent". "I have won a few doubles championships so I know how to volley". This has happened to me too many times, ' Williams screamed at Ramos. (more...)
Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy off to torrid start at Aronimink Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy off to torrid start at Aronimink
- September 09, 2018

He was the PGA Tour rookie of the year last season after winning the Tour Championship for his second PGA Tour title. He had just signed his card and saw that McIlroy was at 9 under, and by the time he stepped out from the hot sun and suggested another ice bath might be in order, McIlroy had dropped two shots before finishing with a two-putt birdie. (more...)
Chelsea boss Sarri loving the Premier League Chelsea boss Sarri loving the Premier League
- September 08, 2018

Jorginho's familiarity with Sarri's style and demands have helped the Blues to a brilliant start this season, winning four games from their first four. However, Sarri has now revealed the unfortunate nature of his departure from the club, telling Il Mattino newspaper (via the Daily Mail ): "It's true, I found out that I wasn't the Napoli coach anymore by seeing it on television". (more...)
Steelers not planning to blink in Bell holdout Steelers not planning to blink in Bell holdout
- September 07, 2018

After Bell was a no-show at practice on Wednesday , his second missed practice of the week , several Steelers offensive linemen apparently decided that enough was enough. Bell has also reportedly earned money through private investments and roughly $200,000 (£154,503) in annual brand endorsement fees. Bell has remained quiet about when he plans to return to the team, but he has certainly noticed the comments coming from the Steelers locker room. (more...)
Thibaut Courtois takes a swipe at his former Chelsea team-mates Thibaut Courtois takes a swipe at his former Chelsea team-mates
- September 07, 2018

Despite initially getting overwhelmed by Pep Guardiola's suave artistes in the Community Shield, Jorginho quickly turned conductor in the Blues's orchestra and quickly underlined his importance for Sarri's system. The FA Cup winners have many key players to aid their targets for the season, but none more important than Belgium star Eden Hazard, who was strongly linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge in the summer. (more...)
Maguire: England don’t understand Nations League concept Maguire: England don’t understand Nations League concept
- September 07, 2018

Previously, we had the qualifying start immediately after the World Cup . Three thoughts on Germany and France's 0-0 draw in the UEFA Nations League . The qualifying group stage for Euro 2020 will still be on but, the League will affect the timeline. Grant said: "We're saying to this group that it's an opportunity with this competition to do it, to go and qualify for a big tournament". (more...)
Madison Keys clinical in victory against Carla Suarez Navarro Madison Keys clinical in victory against Carla Suarez Navarro
- September 07, 2018

Kei Nishikori advanced to the U.S. Open semi-finals on Wednesday with a grinding 2-6 6-4 7-6 (5) 4-6-6-4 win over Marin Cilic , gaining a small measure of revenge on the man who crushed his grand slam dream in the 2014 final. "I felt good today". She's the only member of that quartet who made it back to that round, using her big-strike game built on serves and forehands to overpower No. (more...)
Osaka crushes Tsurenko in US Open quarters Osaka crushes Tsurenko in US Open quarters
- September 06, 2018

Kei Nishikori overcame seventh seed Marin Cilic in a gruelling five-set match to reach the US Open semi-finals. He play either No. 6 seed Novak Djokovic or unseeded Australian John Millman in Friday's semi-final. In the end she made it easy, swatting aside unseeded Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko in under an hour, 6-1 6-1. The Indian Wells victor dropped just two games in the entire match and had far too much for her opponent, who had stunned Caroline Wozniacki in the second round. (more...)
Colin Kaepernick: Nike suffer #justburnit backlash over advertising campaign Colin Kaepernick: Nike suffer #justburnit backlash over advertising campaign
- September 05, 2018

Kaepernick is entering his second NFL season without being on a roster, after he began kneeling in protest of racial injustice during the national anthem in August of 2016. SUBSCRIBE NOW and hit the bell to be the first in the know. The person said Nike will feature Kaepernick on several platforms, including billboards, television commercials and online ads. (more...)
Mourinho's smile returns after Burnley win Mourinho's smile returns after Burnley win
- September 05, 2018

The Portuguese tactician has been criticised after United's poor start to the Premier League season, although a 2-0 win at Burnley on Sunday eased the pressure. "I didn't see the plane but Ed Woodward won this afternoon, 2-0". "We will see in March where we are because in March you can see who is fighting for the title, who is not, who is fighting to be in the top 4". (more...)
No. 1 Nadal through to US Open quarterfinals No. 1 Nadal through to US Open quarterfinals
- September 05, 2018

However, Basilashvili could not maintain this level in the fourth set as Nadal broke for a 4-3 lead which he would not relinquish. "I'm very happy to be through", added Nadal after setting up a rematch of June's French Open final, when he crushed Thiem in straight sets to win his 17th major. (more...)
Le'Veon Bell a no-show as Steelers prepare for regular-season opener Le'Veon Bell a no-show as Steelers prepare for regular-season opener
- September 05, 2018

This offseason, Bell again received the franchise tag from the Steelers, and once again he skipped all of the offseason program, training camp, and the four preseason games. "My focus is on this team and who is here ", Heyward said, via the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "Do you feel more comfortable with what you have behind Le'Veon going into Cleveland than you did previous year?" Tomlin said he hasn't communicated with his star running back this week, and he was vague on expectations for ... (more...)
Lionel Messi wants Champions League focus after lean period in Europe Lionel Messi wants Champions League focus after lean period in Europe
- September 05, 2018

Barca top the LaLiga standings ahead of bitter rivals Real Madrid on goal difference heading into the worldwide break. Messi and Suarez completed their braces at either end of the half and Ousmane Dembele , Ivan Rakitic and Jordi Alba all joined in the fun as the hosts comprehensively maintained their ideal start to the campaign. (more...)
Defoe says Aubameyang and Lacazette must be Arsenal's attacking answer Defoe says Aubameyang and Lacazette must be Arsenal's attacking answer
- September 04, 2018

We just did mistakes because we are learning like children. They were against the two champions of the past two seasons. "It is good for the confidence". Unai Emery collected his second victory as Arsenal manager thanks to a fine strike from Alexandre Lacazette in a 3-2 success at Cardiff yesterday. (more...)
Kyrgios sends bold five-set warning to Federer Kyrgios sends bold five-set warning to Federer
- September 04, 2018

In a freakish scene that caused an instant stir on social media, Lahyani got off his chair with Kyrgios down a set and trailing 3-0 in the second to give the Australian a pep talk. I'm not sure if that was encouragement . "You never know what woudl have happened if [Lahyani] didn't go down [from] the chair and start talking to him", he said . (more...)
Nike Ads to Feature Embattled Quarterback Kaepernick Nike Ads to Feature Embattled Quarterback Kaepernick
- September 04, 2018

Kaepernick has been endorsed by Nike since 2011 , though the company has, until now, stayed quiet about his history of protest. That remained true on Monday following the release of his new Nike campaign. Following the controversy, franchise owners agreed a new policy that requires plays to stand for the national anthem if they are on the field. On Saturday, Williams praised Kaepernick and former 49ers' defensive back Eric Reid , who joined Kaepernick as one of the first to protest ... (more...)
Eagles running back expects to be ready for season opener vs. Falcons Eagles running back expects to be ready for season opener vs. Falcons
- September 04, 2018

Just like Indiana Jones on the hunt for the Holy Grail, Philadelphia Eagles' offensive line coach Jeff Stoutland embarked on an expedition to Florida in March to investigate reports of a gargantuan Australian rugby league player. This obviously will not be Foles' first time filling in for Wentz. Foles gets the nod because Carson Wentz has yet to be cleared for a full return to football activities. (more...)
Rockets Trade Ryan Anderson to Suns for Chriss, Knight Rockets Trade Ryan Anderson to Suns for Chriss, Knight
- September 04, 2018

They sent Melton, a second-round pick in this year's draft, to the Suns as part of the deal. However, after almost being an All-Star with the Milwaukee Bucks, Knight only played 50 games in 2015-16 and then started only five in 2016-17 as guard Devin Booker began his rise to stardom. (more...)
Confirmed Celtic v Rangers line-ups: Lafferty starts, Benkovic on the bench Confirmed Celtic v Rangers line-ups: Lafferty starts, Benkovic on the bench
- September 03, 2018

The Ibrox outfit sit in seventh after four games with five points, seven points off leaders Hearts. Steven Gerrard's first taste of the Glasgow derby ended in defeat. "Defensively, we were strong, we pressed the game well and had the courage and quality to play". "They have been together for 150-odd games and they have experience - winning experience and we have been together for 12 or 13 weeks. (more...)
Nick Saban Goes OFF On ESPN Reporter About Constant QB Questions Nick Saban Goes OFF On ESPN Reporter About Constant QB Questions
- September 03, 2018

Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa - the unlikely hero of the Tide's win over rival Georgia in the College Football Playoff National Championship - got the start over junior and former starter Jalen Hurts . But he bounded to his feet, and any reasonable argument for him not being the starting quarterback was left in the shadow of the throw he'd just made. (more...)
Games - Korea soccer coach wants team to curb aggression against Japan Games - Korea soccer coach wants team to curb aggression against Japan
- September 03, 2018

South Korea's clash with Japan in Saturday's Asian Games final may not be Son Heung-Min's last hope of avoiding the country's mandatory military service, a Korea Football Association (KFA) source has told ESPN FC. That goes for Spurs, and for South Korea . The military service is for 21 months but athletes have the chance to skip it if they win gold medals. Son played in the semifinal game against Vietnam . (more...)