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President Trump: I think National Football League owners are afraid of their players President Trump: I think National Football League owners are afraid of their players
- September 28, 2017

Out". We can not stand by and let this happen. Trump sparked the National Football League controversy last week in Alabama, when he called any player who behaves disrespectfully during the anthem a "son of a bitch" who deserves to be fired. (more...)
Jose Mourinho provides early team news ahead of Crystal Palace clash Jose Mourinho provides early team news ahead of Crystal Palace clash
- September 28, 2017

Mourinhno disclosed that Michael Carrick , Marouane Fellaini and Phil Jones didn't make the plane to Russian Federation for their 4-1 victory over CSKA Moscow on Wednesday and they may not be included in this weekend clash with the Glaziers. (more...)
Bill Murray could play Joe Maddon in Cubs movie Bill Murray could play Joe Maddon in Cubs movie
- September 28, 2017

After the Cubs' very long-awaited World Series win last season, fans knew it was only a matter of time before someone made a movie about it. The film will be based on the book by former catcher David Ross called " Teammate: My Journey in Baseball and a World Series for the Ages ". (more...)
NASCAR cutoff race at Dover set to deliver playoff drama NASCAR cutoff race at Dover set to deliver playoff drama
- September 28, 2017

Dover International Speedway is a one-mile oval, nicknamed "the Monster Mile". If Jimmie Johnson wins Sunday, then he will join NASCAR Hall of Famers Richard Petty and Darrell Waltrip as the only three Cup Series drivers to win 12 or more races at a single track. (more...)
Available for Huddersfield match Available for Huddersfield match
- September 28, 2017

Christian Eriksen is poised to be on the list of returning names after he has recovered from an illness which saw him sidelined for the Champions League win against APOEL Nicosia on Tuesday night. They have to be behind us from the first whistle. The Argentine boss revealed: "It's impossible for him to play". Kane notched his first hat-trick in the Champions League during Tuesday's 3-0 victory over APOEL Nicosia and his exploits earned praise from Pochettino, who believes the England ... (more...)
Benjamin Mendy: Man City left-back ruptures anterior cruciate ligament Benjamin Mendy: Man City left-back ruptures anterior cruciate ligament
- September 28, 2017

Mendy was sent to Spain to be assessed by specialist surgeon Dr Ramon Cugat and scans on Thursday confirmed the serious ligament damage. Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy has ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.The 23-year-old left-back suffered the injury in the first half of the 5-0 Premier League win over Crystal Palace on Saturday. (more...)
Bar criticized for 'Lynch Kaepernick' doormat Bar criticized for 'Lynch Kaepernick' doormat
- September 28, 2017

Bar, told KOMU that he made a decision to use the jerseys as doormats after players around the league took a knee during the national anthem to protest police brutality and social injustice. Sloan and Burle got into a heated exchange on Facebook over the doormats after Sloan saw them. "You are also expressing hate, violence and continuing American racism under the faux guise of patriotism", Sloan insisted. (more...)
Trump says National Football League owners 'afraid of their players,' calls it 'disgraceful' Trump says National Football League owners 'afraid of their players,' calls it 'disgraceful'
- September 28, 2017

I believe Trump is telling us what he really thinks - and who he really is. "And they've got to be tough and they've got to be smart", Trump said in an interview that aired on Fox News Thursday morning. But it's unclear whether changes in the ratings are due to the protests, competition from other television programming or the level of interest in the matchups. (more...)
Premier League clubs split on change to overseas TV rights payments Premier League clubs split on change to overseas TV rights payments
- September 28, 2017

Arsenal , Chelsea , Manchester City , Manchester United , Liverpool and Tottenham have all pushed for 35% of the income that is now split equally amongst top flight clubs, to instead be distributed as prize money based on league standings. (more...)
Arsenal Fans Are Reacting As You'd Expect To Arsene Wenger's XI, Tonight Arsenal Fans Are Reacting As You'd Expect To Arsene Wenger's XI, Tonight
- September 28, 2017

Many of Arsenal's star men have been left behind in London, including Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette, with Arsene Wenger looking to keep his troops fresh for Sunday's visit from Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier League . (more...)
Garbine Muguruza advances to quarterfinals at Wuhan Open Garbine Muguruza advances to quarterfinals at Wuhan Open
- September 28, 2017

The Spaniard dominated the first set, but performed meekly in the second at a hot and humid tournament that has seen all but three seeds crash out. In the victory, Muguruza won 64 percent of her first serve points and 54 percent of her second serve points. (more...)
Officers to be extra vigilant during national anthem at Packers game Officers to be extra vigilant during national anthem at Packers game
- September 28, 2017

Dalton was 21 of 27 for 212 yards with a pair of touchdowns, no turnovers and a 124.1 passer rating in Green Bay , a significant improvement. Kickoff between the Bears and Packers is slotted for 7:25 p.m. The Packers swept the Bears in both meetings a year ago, but Green Bay's offense is likely to be without both starting offensive tackles in Week 4. (more...)
Feds subpoena Nike's elite youth basketball program, report says
- September 28, 2017

One of the Adidas employees who was arrested earlier this week, Merl Code, used to run the EYBL, and three of the four schools who had coaches arrested are sponsored by Nike . They are Lamont Evans of Oklahoma State University; Tony Bland, University of Southern California; and Emanuel Richardson, University of Arizona. It appears as though Nike is now involved in the corruption scandal that has taken over the college basketball landscape over the course of the last several days. (more...)
Browns Rookie DE Myles Garrett Returns To Practice Thursday Browns Rookie DE Myles Garrett Returns To Practice Thursday
- September 28, 2017

On Wednesday, head coach Hue Jackson indicated that he'd like to see Garrett practice before determining if he will play this week against Cincinnati. Garrett has missed Cleveland's first three games - all losses - but now that he's been cleared to practice, there's a strong chance he'll make his National Football League debut on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals. (more...)
Cuckfield-born Vince named in Ashes squad Cuckfield-born Vince named in Ashes squad
- September 28, 2017

Uncapped Somerset seamer Craig Overton, 23, is preferred to Mark Wood, who remains troubled by an ankle injury. Surrey wicketkeeper Ben Foakes will provide back-up to Jonny Bairstow, while Hampshire leg spinner Mason Crane is one of two specialist spinners in the squad. (more...)
Trump waives Jones Act for Puerto Rico, effective immediately Trump waives Jones Act for Puerto Rico, effective immediately
- September 28, 2017

Now critics say it's making it hard to get critical supplies into Puerto Rico . Once relief supplies have been collected in Rockland, they will be transported by UPS to the armory in Yonkers where they will be packaged and shipped to Puerto Rico along with items collected from other counties. (more...)
Kane: I use Ronaldo and Messi as motivation Kane: I use Ronaldo and Messi as motivation
- September 28, 2017

And not content with simply talking up Kane, Donis then want on to put the England striker in the same bracket as arguably the three best players in the world - Lionel Messi , Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo . "Give him time. The most important thing is he is exigent towards himself". "In every big team, you have a big goalscorer". 'I want to win Premier Leagues, Champions Leagues, FA Cups, that's what we want to try to do'. (more...)
Conte blasts Premier League over Manchester City fixture Conte blasts Premier League over Manchester City fixture
- September 28, 2017

Watch a preview of Saturday's Premier League games including Huddersfield v Tottenham, Man Utd against Crystal Palace and Chelsea v Man City. "If I'm not playing well and deserve to be on the bench, that's it, and it happens with any player here", he added. (more...)
Vikings DE Calls Greg Robinson Vikings DE Calls Greg Robinson "Lazy" Ahead Of Sunday Clash
- September 28, 2017

He said Robinson is "kind of lazy" and that leads to him getting beat repeatedly. It's been a theme of Robinson's career since he was drafted second overall by the Rams in 2014. Griffen came away impressed by Detroit's offensive line as a whole, which ranks 13th by Football Outsiders in adjusted sack rate. The ability for both Griffen and Hunter to rush from either side is a luxury that makes the Vikings' defensive front particularly hard to handle (and though Hunter doesn't have a sack yet ... (more...)
I Will Give My Best To Liverpool - Philippe Coutinho I Will Give My Best To Liverpool - Philippe Coutinho
- September 28, 2017

Following the breakdown of the move, there were doubts as to whether he would remain a committed member of the Reds first team this season. 'I'm calm. Coutinho scored Liverpool's equaliser in the 1-1 draw with Spartak Moscow in the Champions League on Tuesday night - a result that left the Reds with two points after as many group-stage matches. (more...)
I use Ronaldo and Messi as motivation, reveals Kane
- September 28, 2017

Despite his wishes, though, Ronaldo is said to be very calm and has no intention of confronting the Madrid hierarchy or putting anyone at the club under pressure. "I use it, yes". Some will say Kane needs to deliver at major tournaments or against top opponents on a consistent basis to be truly hoisted into the "world class" category. (more...)
Roy Keane Had Some Remarkably Positive Things To Say About Man Utd Roy Keane Had Some Remarkably Positive Things To Say About Man Utd
- September 28, 2017

Keane also lauded Romelu Lukaku - a player who destroyed Ireland at Euro 2016 - as a £75 million bargain. The 24-year-old made the summer switch to Old Trafford from Everton for a £75m fee, but legendary former Manchester United captain Keane thinks his price tag was an absolute coup. (more...)
Can you name all Premier League clubs since inception in 1992? Can you name all Premier League clubs since inception in 1992?
- September 28, 2017

Get 15% off this season's Manchester City home kit - online now ! Revenue sharing is on the schedule at next week's meeting of all 20 Premier League clubs. Can you name those two clubs and the 47 others to have played in the league? Income from worldwide TV rights 25 years ago was negligible, so the clubs agreed to share that money equally, while only a third of British TV income is divided equally, the other two-thirds shared according to where clubs finish in the league and how many ... (more...)
HubSpot, Inc. (HUBS) - Morgan Stanley Maintains Rating And Raises Price Target
- September 28, 2017

Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. increased its position in shares of HubSpot by 168.8% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,130,883 shares of the software maker's stock valued at $129,025,000 after buying an additional 2,128,306 shares during the period. (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur target Suso signs new deal at AC Milan Tottenham Hotspur target Suso signs new deal at AC Milan
- September 28, 2017

We need to turn the page. There are some divergences on some points I did not feel comfortable with. It's normal to have differences of opinion on certain aspects. After bagging the final goal in the 5-1 triumph over Austria Wien, the Spaniard can be backed at 15/8 to score against HNK Rijeka as well . Ben Gladwell reports on Serie A , the Italian national team and the Bundesliga for ESPN FC, UEFA and the Press Association. (more...)
Fabian Delph & Fraser Forster recalled to England squad Fabian Delph & Fraser Forster recalled to England squad
- September 28, 2017

Alli has been included in England's squad for the final Group F matches, despite the fact Federation Internationale de Football Association could had him a for the two games after his middle-finger gesture in the qualifier against Slovakia. (more...)
F1 Malaysian Grand Prix: By the numbers
- September 28, 2017

Courtesy of Sepang International Circuit (SIC), the tickets were handed to local leaders to be distributed to youth in their respective areas who are keen to catch the event live. Fernando Alonso survived a rain suspension of nearly an hour, a rash of spins and a strong late challenge from Sauber's flying Sergio Perez on a drying track to claim a surprise first win in eight months. (more...)
How Trump turned Kaepernick's protest into a success How Trump turned Kaepernick's protest into a success
- September 28, 2017

The latter of Trump's ratings-related tweets came during a series of posts he'd sent regarding demonstrations made during Monday night's game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Arizona Cardinals. Tennessee Titans wide receiver Rishard Matthews, whose father is a retired Marine master sergeant and whose half-brother died in Afghanistan as a defense contractor, said today on ESPN's NFL Live that he will kneel until Trump apologizes. (more...)
Patriots QB Tom Brady wins AFC Offensive Player of the Week Patriots QB Tom Brady wins AFC Offensive Player of the Week
- September 28, 2017

Many players who kneeled said they did so to protest President Trump's comments at a rally in Alabama in which he called players who did not stand during the anthem "sons of bitches" and said they should be fired . The 40-year-old quarterback leads the National Football League with 1,092 passing yards and eight touchdowns through three weeks. A number of players on both sides, joined by Ravens legend Ray Lewis, knelt during the early game in London, joined by Jaguars owner Shahid Khan, ... (more...)
Vegas Play of the Day: Cubs at Cardinals Vegas Play of the Day: Cubs at Cardinals
- September 28, 2017

This team is still barely in the NL Wild Card race but needs a lot of help to close the 2.5 game gap between it and the Colorado Rockies, who hold the second NL spot. It's two games in Washington, and two scheduled games in Wrigley Field, if necessary. One more victory gives them 90 for the season - an unthinkable number in early July. (more...)