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Diego Costa hails 'special' Chelsea as he makes Atletico move Diego Costa hails 'special' Chelsea as he makes Atletico move
- September 26, 2017

I don't forget that we won together last season. Diego Costa's departure from Chelsea has produced an emotional response from Cesc Fabregas . Chelsea boss Antonio Conte claims Alvaro Morata is nearly the complete player, but says the striker needs to be more aggressive on the pitch. (more...)
Lynx look for better start in Game 2 vs. Sparks Lynx look for better start in Game 2 vs. Sparks
- September 26, 2017

The Sparks players, especially Nneka Ogwumike took particular notice to her play. In her first year donning the Lynx jersey, a then 34-year-old Perkins found her do-it-all mentality could mesh nicely with the championship roster already in place in Minnesota. (more...)
Business as Usual as USOC Prepares for Winter Games in Seoul Business as Usual as USOC Prepares for Winter Games in Seoul
- September 26, 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump said last week his country could "totally destroy" North Korea . Athletes should feel free to express their political opinions during next February's Winter Games in Pyeongchang despite strict Olympic rules barring such demonstrations, the head of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) said on Monday. (more...)
Suns' Warren lands 4-year, $50M extension Suns' Warren lands 4-year, $50M extension
- September 26, 2017

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski the Suns and T.J. The Phoenix Suns announced Monday that center Alex Len has officially signed a one-year, $4.2 million qualifying offer with the team. He will become an unrestricted free agent in July. After missing time due to a broken thumb as a rookie and a broken foot in 2015-16, Warren was sidelined due to a head injury for 13 games from mid-November to mid-December. (more...)
Red Sox's Betts, Nunez exit with injuries Red Sox's Betts, Nunez exit with injuries
- September 26, 2017

The Red Sox haven't made any indications that it's serious, but Betts's status for Tuesday should be considered questionable until the doctors are able to get a look at him. Betts had already been dealing with a wrist injury. While the right fielder is hitting just.265, he leads the club with 23 homers, 46 doubles and 99 RBIs. (more...)
Conor McGregor's Fighting Style via Joe Rogan Conor McGregor's Fighting Style via Joe Rogan
- September 26, 2017

Joe Rogan o nthe JRE podcast talking about Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather. However, reports that McGregor, who made UFC history by becoming the first man to hold titles in two weight divisions simultaneously with victory over Eddie Alvarez past year, and Diaz will go toe to toe for a third time are wide of the mark, according to White. (more...)
Napoli forward Milik out for 4 months again with knee injury Napoli forward Milik out for 4 months again with knee injury
- September 26, 2017

The Poland worldwide limped off after coming on as a substitute during the second half of Saturday's 3-2 win at SPAL. Preliminary tests performed in Naples on Sunday indicated that the player and Napoli's worst fears would be confirmed. The 23-year-old Milik scored in Napoli's opening match, a 3-1 victory at Hellas Verona, and also converted a penalty in its Champions League loss to Shakhtar Donetsk. (more...)
Billy Hamilton makes Red Sox pay for errant throw Billy Hamilton makes Red Sox pay for errant throw
- September 26, 2017

Betts smiled easy and laughed, and why not? Boston added to its lead with the help of the Yankees' 8-1 loss at Toronto. He led the National League with 240.2 innings and 35 starts that season, emerging as the Reds most valuable player that year. (more...)
Morata Scores His First Premier League Hat-trick Morata Scores His First Premier League Hat-trick
- September 26, 2017

Pedro scored Chelsea's other goal as Antonio Conte's side maintained its ideal away record in the league, keeping it within three points of United and City at the top of the table. Antonio Conte does not have many roster issues at the helm at Chelsea as the Blues brace themselves for a tricky away tie at Stoke City . "We sent a good message to all the Premier League: Chelsea are in the fight for the title". (more...)
Arsene Wenger says Kieran Gibbs' exit hurt more than Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's
- September 26, 2017

Where it becomes more hard is that we play Sunday morning after [against Brighton]. The Gunners will face BATE Borisov in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday evening. Against West Brom , Wenger will come up against Kieran Gibbs for the first time since the left-back left Arsenal this summer in search for more playing time . (more...)
Cowboys-Cardinals To Air Tonight on 104.5 The Team Cowboys-Cardinals To Air Tonight on 104.5 The Team
- September 26, 2017

Army Ranger veteran on the Steelers refused to participate in his team's protest. The protests also will be featured on ESPN's "Monday Night Countdown" and it is expected the commentators during the game will discuss the controversy, The Wrap reported . (more...)
Form Morata ready for Atletico
- September 26, 2017

Gameweek 5 saw Chelsea held to a 0-0 draw by a decent Arsenal performance at Stamford Bridge, though the Blues have since managed to find their scoring touch again rather convincingly having beaten Nottingham Forest 5-1 in the 3rd round of the League Cup in midweek. (more...)
Manchester United to sign goalkeeper David De Gea to new contract Manchester United to sign goalkeeper David De Gea to new contract
- September 26, 2017

Widely regarded as one of the best goalkeepers in world football, De Gea grew up in the youth system of Atlético Madrid and he remained a player at the Vicente Calderón until 2011, when he completed a £22m move to Old Trafford . Now the management needs to do everything they can to keep De Gea as a United member as long as they can. "I always want to be the best", the Spaniard told United's official website . (more...)
Man quits NFL stadium job after players protest during National Anthem Man quits NFL stadium job after players protest during National Anthem
- September 26, 2017

Nikischer said it was a hard decision, and that he will miss those he worked with. Nikischer posted a photo of himself leaving the stadium Sunday after he quit. "Our players have the freedom to express themselves in a respectful and thoughtful manner and we all agreed that our sole message is to provide and to promote an environment that is focused on love and equality". (more...)
Bills' Hughes upset with Jim Kelly criticizing team protest Bills' Hughes upset with Jim Kelly criticizing team protest
- September 26, 2017

I don't know Marcell's background but he felt strongly that what the president did was very disrespectful, and I agree. Because we came together as a team and we discussed exactly how we were going to approach the national anthem. "I don't at this point see that changing". I get sometimes what he says, and sometimes he needs to quit on Twitter. And I'm trying to hope the president understands. (more...)
Chelsea Boss praises Morata, ideal for Premier League Chelsea Boss praises Morata, ideal for Premier League
- September 26, 2017

This year Arsenal lost here. Tottenham Hotspur sit fourth after holding on to win 3-2 at West Ham . Spanish media said that Atletico , who face Chelsea in the Champions League next Wednesday, had agreed a club-record fee of around $65.55 million (55 million euros) to resign Costa. (more...)
Chelsea Boss praises Morata, flawless for Premier League Chelsea Boss praises Morata, flawless for Premier League
- September 26, 2017

Conte believes the 25-year-old has already adapted to the rigours of the English game after an impressive display against stoke on Saturday. For sure, it will be a really tough game for us but we must be excited because last season we didn't play in this competition. (more...)
UFC 216 Loses Paige VanZant - Jessica Eye UFC 216 Loses Paige VanZant - Jessica Eye
- September 26, 2017

Officials have not yet announced how Monday's fight cancelation will affect the pay-per-view lineup. But, sources have told MMA Fighting that VanZant injured her back while grappling. An interim lightweight title fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will headline UFC 216 inside T-Mobile Arena. The card will also be highlighted by a heavyweight showdown between former champ Fabricio Werdum and the brick-fisted Derrick Lewis. (more...)
NFL 2017 Week 3: Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Chicago Bears Highlights NFL 2017 Week 3: Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Chicago Bears Highlights
- September 26, 2017

The decision comes after President Trump repeatedly called for owners and the NFL to take action against players who choose not to stand during the national anthem . Players have been kneeling during the anthem since previous year, when former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took a knee to protest the treatment of black Americans, particularly by the police. (more...)
Atletico Madrid loan option raised for Chelsea rebel Diego Costa Atletico Madrid loan option raised for Chelsea rebel Diego Costa
- September 26, 2017

On the half-hour mark, a dominant Chelsea made it 2-0 after Stoke captain Darren Fletcher's attempted chest pass back to goal instead set up Pedro, with the winger making the most of the gift and firing past Jack Butland. Costa last season submitted three transfer requests, one prior to the start of the campaign which ended with his second Premier League winners' medal, as his exit became fractious. (more...)
Arsenal vs West Bromwich Albion Live Streaming, Kick Off, Venue, Line Ups Arsenal vs West Bromwich Albion Live Streaming, Kick Off, Venue, Line Ups
- September 26, 2017

When interviewed by Sky Sports after the match, Pulis could not hide his frustration, and even insisted the reason his side have not received a penalty in 39 Premier League games is because his players are not told to "roll around". Madley played advantage when the Arsenal defender caught the standing foot of the Albion striker, but Rodriguez's shot was tipped onto the post by Petr Cech before Jake Livermore missed the rebound. (more...)
Agar out of ODIs with broken finger Agar out of ODIs with broken finger
- September 26, 2017

The ball took the top edge of the bat with Hilton Cartwright pulling off the catch at deep mid-wicket. 20 - Sixes hit by Pandya against spinners in his ODI career, compared to just the five against quick bowlers. He registered his 33rd ODI fifty with another six off Ashton Agar . Pandya replaced Manish Pandey at No. 4 after the latter had failed to impress at the position in the first two matches. (more...)
FNB Corporation (NYSE:FNB) Trading Up - Short Interest increased by 6.07%
- September 26, 2017

The Company's Community Banking segment consists of First National Bank of Pennsylvania, which offers services, including commercial and individual demand, savings and time deposit accounts and commercial, mortgage and individual installment loans. (more...)
Morata treble stuns Stoke as Chelsea cruise to victory Morata treble stuns Stoke as Chelsea cruise to victory
- September 26, 2017

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has claimed that Manchester City star Sergio Aguero is the only world-class striker playing in the Premier League. 'Watching that, it reminded me of Torres, they're a similar type of build and they both burst past people, ' the former England defender said. (more...)
Jose Mourinho won't be charged over Southampton sending-off Jose Mourinho won't be charged over Southampton sending-off
- September 26, 2017

Former Chelsea defender Frank Sinclair believes Manchester United have not yet presented a compelling Premier League title case, despite being second in the table only on goal difference. It may be just meaningless, post-match Mourinho-speak - or it might suggest we'll see a bit more rotation, given that seven of his players have started every league game this season. (more...)
Joseph Duffy vs. James Vick Added to UFC 217 in NY Joseph Duffy vs. James Vick Added to UFC 217 in NY
- September 26, 2017

Duffy is 4-1 in the promotion to date, and a win against Vick would put him on a three fight win streak at lightweight. Donegal MMA fighter Joseph Duffy has been added to the bill for UFC 217 at Madison Square Gardens in NY on November 4. (more...)
Ramaphosa Heads Team SA in RWC 2023 Bid Ramaphosa Heads Team SA in RWC 2023 Bid
- September 26, 2017

Mr Ross too expressed confidence the guarantee given by the Government is not a risk to the taxpayer, saying it is "the safest of bets"."These are projections, they have been absolutely scrupulously and forensically examined, they look extraordinarily good". (more...)
Ivanka Trump to tout computer coding, STEM in Detroit Ivanka Trump to tout computer coding, STEM in Detroit
- September 26, 2017

President Trump will sign a presidential memorandum this afternoon that commits the administration to expanding access to STEM and computer science education, senior White House officials tell Fast Company . That could steer more competitive grant money from programs like the Education Innovation and Research fund towards recipients that have a STEM focus. (more...)
LeBron James on President Trump: 'He doesn't even care' LeBron James on President Trump: 'He doesn't even care'
- September 26, 2017

James accused "that guy" of using sports to try and divide the country - and he says he'll do everything in his power to fight back. "Not one individual - and damn sure not him", James added, referring to Trump. "I've obviously talked to D-Wade throughout the whole summer and I'll probably reach out to him as well". James told reporters at media day that he was surprised Kyrie Irving requested a trade. (more...)
De Bruyne open to Man City captaincy and hints at new contract De Bruyne open to Man City captaincy and hints at new contract
- September 26, 2017

They have spoken with [agent] Patrick (de Koster) in the summer: and said give us time to make the transfers and we speak after the summer. "For me, it was also nice to be seen as one of the more adult in the group". I have no reason to go anywhere else. I'm not thinking it has to happen fast. Man City stopper Benjamin Mendy has today revealed his opinion that he has the potential to become the best left-back in the world. (more...)