Sports


Egypt's Sisi Meets Netanyahu in NY Egypt's Sisi Meets Netanyahu in NY
- September 28, 2017

Following talks with Egyptian officials in Cairo last week, Hamas said that it had dissolved its administrative committee running Gaza and agrees to hold general elections in order to end the decade-long split, a move that was welcomed by Fatah officials. (more...)
Paul Ince predicts the outcome of Arsenal vs West Brom Paul Ince predicts the outcome of Arsenal vs West Brom
- September 28, 2017

West Brom , on the other hand, will want to replicate their comprehensive 3-1 victory over the north Londoners at the Hawthorns back in March. "Television decides", he said . There has been plenty of discussion over recent years as to the value of the League Cup and José Mourinho, the Manchester United manager, said last week English football might be better off without the competition. (more...)
Mavericks Plane Delivers Aid to Puerto Rico Mavericks Plane Delivers Aid to Puerto Rico
- September 28, 2017

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban allowed Barea to use the team's private plane to deliver water, food, generators and other desperately-needed supplies to an island that has been decimated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. "That's my understanding. That's a situation he's got to take care of". Barea says he would like to be able to take more supplies to Puerto Rico. The donations ended up filling seven 18-wheelers with toiletries, food and water. (more...)
Military option for North Korea not preferred, but would be 'devastating' Military option for North Korea not preferred, but would be 'devastating'
- September 28, 2017

Air Force F-15C Eagle fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, flew in worldwide airspace over waters east of North Korea. "The United States has not "declared war" on North Korea". Lee said the United States appeared to have disclosed the flight route intentionally because North Korea seemed to be unaware. Over the weekend, the US sent warplanes into worldwide airspace east of North Korea, in a show of force that included B-1B Lancer bombers and F-15C Eagle fighter escorts. (more...)
Lone Steelers Player Who Stood During the National Anthem: 'I Feel Embarrassed' Lone Steelers Player Who Stood During the National Anthem: 'I Feel Embarrassed'
- September 28, 2017

The Steelers did not have players participate in protests but believed they had been challenged by the president in an unfair way. Smith, who was on vacation as of September 26 according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, also released a statement regarding what had occurred. (more...)
Nike sides with National Football League players in Trump showdown Nike sides with National Football League players in Trump showdown
- September 28, 2017

While NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was somewhat diplomatic in his comments, union head Paul went straight for the jugular, challenging the president's manhood. "By acting and not going, hopefully that will inspire some change when it comes to what we tolerate in this country and what is accepted", Curry said. (more...)
Fiery crash kills three, shuts down southbound 605 Freeway in Whittier Fiery crash kills three, shuts down southbound 605 Freeway in Whittier
- September 28, 2017

They were driving southbound in the fast lane in a Nissan when a Chevy Camaro driven by 26-year-old Edgar Verduzco struck them from behind near Washington Boulevard. Perez said there were no open containers in the vehicle, but that Verduzco showed signs of being intoxicated. He was being held in lieu of $100,000 bail. (more...)
Sanders briefly suggests National Football League players should protest police, not the flag Sanders briefly suggests National Football League players should protest police, not the flag
- September 28, 2017

These tensions have obviously been present for far more than one weekend, but they are bubbling now in the NBA like perhaps never before - with players in many cities Monday saying they were angered over the president's use of the line "son of a bitch", cited last week during a rant about NFL players kneeling during the national anthem. (more...)
Grand Final to remain at Old Trafford Grand Final to remain at Old Trafford
- September 28, 2017

An attempt by Lizzie Deignan to regain her world cycling road race title three weeks after appendix surgery, ended in disappointment in Norway on Saturday but Gale is undaunted. "It all went to plan and the doctors said three weeks - but in rugby league we tend not to listen to doctors. We look forward to more in the coming years". (more...)
England v West Indies 4th ODI: Teams announced England v West Indies 4th ODI: Teams announced
- September 28, 2017

Stuart Law was keen not get involved in the absence of Ben Stokes and Alex Hales from England's side for the fourth ODI at The Oval. No player has ever got a double hundred in ODI cricket in England - a feat Lewis had firmly in his sights before he sustained his injury, leaving the pitch on a stretcher on the highest score on which a player has ever retired hurt in global cricket. (more...)
Injured Mendy set for long spell out for Man City Injured Mendy set for long spell out for Man City
- September 28, 2017

Guardiola has alternatives to Mendy , but stressed the defender's injury is a "major setback". "A lot of credit to my players because we had to work hard to beat them". The 46-year-old Spanish tactician arrived at the Etihad last summer after enjoying unprecedented success as both his former clubs Barcelona and Bayern Munich but in his first campaign at City he ended up trophyless and on occasions witnessed his team play lacklustre football. (more...)
Robert Plant Announces American Tour And Streams Chrissie Hynde Duet Robert Plant Announces American Tour And Streams Chrissie Hynde Duet
- September 28, 2017

Robert Plant is ready to hit the road again as part of a new North American tour in support of his upcoming album, Carry Fire . "Here's a bit of " Bluebirds Over the Mountain " w/@ChrissieHynde". The general public on sale will be on Friday, September 29th. Carry Fire , the rockers 11th solo album, is set to hit stores on October 13. Instructions on how to redeem the album will be emailed after ticket purchase. (more...)
Champions League: Shakhtar's failure in Manchester
- September 28, 2017

Manchester City maintained their impressive unbeaten start to the 2017/2018 campaign with a comfortable 2-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk at the Etihad on Tuesday night. That is why I am so satisfied. "We're not used to teams who come and keep the ball as well as they do", said Delph. Manchester City's French worldwide full back Benjamin Mendy is facing a lengthy absence out of action with the club suspecting his knee injury is worse than at first believed. (more...)
Baton named semifinalist for Campbell Trophy Baton named semifinalist for Campbell Trophy
- September 28, 2017

This marks the ninth time in the past 13 years that the Irish have had a semifinalist for the Campbell Trophy. He is a member of the football leadership council and is one of the most experience players on the roster. Named in honor of the late Bill Campbell , former chairman of Intuit , former player and head coach at Columbia University and the 2004 recipient of the NFF's Gold Medal, the Campbell Trophy® is a 25-pound bronze trophy and since 2013 has been prominently displayed inside its ... (more...)
Neymar returns for Bayern Munich showdown Neymar returns for Bayern Munich showdown
- September 28, 2017

Victory could even have genuinely tangible outcome for the season, even in the relatively routine meaninglessness of the group stages for these clubs, because of how finishing first can so condition the rest of the Champions League campaign. (more...)
Sissoko blames Neymar-Cavani penalty row on media circus
- September 28, 2017

Yes, in the attack, both teams are very good, but do not forget that in the defense of the same PSG until it looks nearly ideal, and the "Bavaria" after the failure with the "Wolfsburg" is unlikely to also play at the "Park de Prens". Rattled, Bayern sprung to life and Thomas Muller might have levelled after 12 minutes when Joshua Kimmich's corner found him on his own five yards out, but his first-time shot flew wide. (more...)
Everton Eye Signing Atletico Madrid's Kevin Gameiro in January Everton Eye Signing Atletico Madrid's Kevin Gameiro in January
- September 28, 2017

Gameiro, who joined Atletico from Sevilla in July 2016 for around £28m, scored 16 goals in 46 club appearances last season. According to the Mirror , Gameiro may be surplus to requirements at the Madrid club after they re-signed Diego Costa from Chelsea this week. (more...)
Panthers not afraid to protest after captains' meeting with Jerry Richardson Panthers not afraid to protest after captains' meeting with Jerry Richardson
- September 28, 2017

Earlier, the Observer reported that some players did not join Peppers or otherwise protest on Sunday for fear of backlash from Richardson, and that there was some frustration in the locker room because of that. "We support those people 100 percent", Rivera said. While Newton was speaking, rookie running back Christian McCaffrey met with a smaller group of reporters inside the locker room and delivered a message of kindness. (more...)
Dolphins' Gase describes offensive performance as 'garbage' Dolphins' Gase describes offensive performance as 'garbage'
- September 28, 2017

Gase described the performance as "garbage" and said he has seen too much of that since becoming coach past year. "They're good", Gase said. Defense dialogue: Gase said he could not find anything he particularly liked on the game film, but he didn't sound displeased with the play of the defense. (more...)
Trump 'proud of NASCAR' after slamming NFL Trump 'proud of NASCAR' after slamming NFL
- September 28, 2017

In a followup, he praised fans who booed the Dallas Cowboys and owner Jerry Jones for all kneeling before Monday night's game. At Wembley Stadium, two dozen players, including Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs and Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette, took a knee during the playing of the national anthem before the start of the teams' game at Wembley Stadium on Sunday. (more...)
This is An Issue: Kyle Murphy Sent to IR This is An Issue: Kyle Murphy Sent to IR
- September 27, 2017

He had three sacks in his first two games back and added another in the NFC Divisional playoff game in Dallas on January 15. Perry has a giant club covering his surgically repaired right hand. "I finally got back on the field and moved around a little bit", Daniels said. "This is going on to my third time learning a new system, so it's nothing new", John said. (more...)
Bills stadium worker quits after protest Bills stadium worker quits after protest
- September 27, 2017

The NFL was swept by a wave of protest after President Donald Trump, at a rally and on Twitter, said kneeling during the national anthem disrespected the US and called for team owners to fire players who knelt during the anthem. "I took a stand, and even though I stood alone, I still took the stand". Nikischer said he takes the hate mail "for what it's worth" and has received support from veterans and gold star mothers, among others. (more...)
Rays' Chris Archer explains why he won't protest during the national anthem Rays' Chris Archer explains why he won't protest during the national anthem
- September 27, 2017

Maxwell later explained that he loves America and his protest should not be construed as disrespect for the military. Archer told the Tampa Bay Times that "I agree with the message". However, Archer won't protest himself right now despite his opinion about the larger issues at hand because he has gotten "feedback" from his teammates that has lead him to believe it isn't the best thing for him to do "at this time". (more...)
Was OJ's Parole A Mistake Was OJ's Parole A Mistake
- September 27, 2017

Keast said the process of releasing the former National Football League star and actor was still being approved and documents would need to be signed to finalize the release. "We've been trying to keep things as normal as possible", she said. Such a move would require an agreement between parole departments in Nevada and Florida. (more...)
Depth Technical Analysis: Veracyte, Inc. (VCYT), Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)
- September 27, 2017

It closed at $19.71 lastly. It has underperformed by 26.23% the S&P500. Following trading activity for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ: HBAN ), we can see that the stock has moved onto today's list of most actives. Moreover, Bessemer Gp has 0% invested in Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ: HBAN ). Foster & Motley Inc. increased its position in shares of Huntington Bancshares by 2.2% during the second quarter. (more...)
Former Broncos' coach Robert Former Broncos' coach Robert "Red" Miller has died
- September 27, 2017

A member of the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame (Class of 1988), Miller also served as offensive line coach for the Broncos from 1963-65. Along the way, Miller helped create a rivalry with the Oakland Raiders, making no bones about his hatred of the franchise that had gone 24-2-2 against Denver over the previous 14 seasons. (more...)
Trump Launches 5th Day of 'Great Anger' Over NFL Anthem Protests Trump Launches 5th Day of 'Great Anger' Over NFL Anthem Protests
- September 27, 2017

Big progress being made-we all love our country! One Twitter user, who claimed to be a veteran, said his service was so "football players could take a knee during the anthem to protest injustice". Last Friday, he told a political rally that any protesting player was a "son of a b****" who should be fired, and urged a boycott of National Football League games, touching off protests by dozens of players, coaches and some owners before games on Sunday. (more...)
Sharks' Ward considering kneeling for national anthem Sharks' Ward considering kneeling for national anthem
- September 27, 2017

The one-time Nashville Predators forward is one of almost two dozen black players in the National Hockey League and says he has dealt with racism at every step of his career, which just might prompt him to follow the lead of NFL players. Ward may not have decided what he is going to do just yet, but taking a knee is certainly an option. Speaking to Paul Gackle of the San Jose Mercury News , Ward said "it's definitely something I wouldn't cross out". (more...)
CFL pulls plug on contract negotiations with Johnny Manziel, for now CFL pulls plug on contract negotiations with Johnny Manziel, for now
- September 27, 2017

While Johnny Football won't be permitted to play north of the border in 2017, the CFL left the door open for him to join the league in 2018 provided he "meets certain conditions". The most interesting portion of that statement, though, is the "if Mr. Manziel meets certain conditions that have been spelled out by the Commissioner". (more...)
No. 1 Bama hopes to end madness with Ole Miss No. 1 Bama hopes to end madness with Ole Miss
- September 27, 2017

That 2015 home loss to the Rebels (2-1, 0-0 SEC) proved to be a turning point of sorts, as Alabama rolled off 26 straight victories after that including winning the 2015 national championship. Alabama devotes one period each practice to creating and avoiding turnovers. "We harp on ball security", Saban said. Hurts actually looks forward to the opportunity to take on some contact at practice, where he's usually in a non-contact black jersey. (more...)