Sports


Grand Jury Investigating OSU Basketball
- October 12, 2017

The grand jury also is demanding communications with any parent of any current member of the basketball team. The 2½-page subpoena issued to Oklahoma State , obtained by The Times through a public records request, is believed to be virtually identical to those sent to the three other schools and offers the first glimpse at which records the government is seeking from schools involved in the scandal. (more...)
Robert Kubica completes 'successful day' of testing for Williams at Silverstone Robert Kubica completes 'successful day' of testing for Williams at Silverstone
- October 12, 2017

Grand Prix in Austin, Texas. It's expected Kubica will get a second one-day test later this month, with the Hungaroring the likely venue. Ahead of the two day shoot-out, which will see both drivers enjoy a full day in the (2014) auto, Kubica was given running time at Silverstone today in order to acclimatise himself with the vehicle. (more...)
Jig Alert: Gilbert Arenas & Mia Khalifa Prep New Show For Complex Jig Alert: Gilbert Arenas & Mia Khalifa Prep New Show For Complex
- October 12, 2017

Complex News host Pierce Simpson will serve as "Coach Pierce", moderating the hot takes between Arenas and Khalifa, and nothing is off limits during the daily debates. "I always knew that I wanted to work in sports media after retiring, and Complex just made sense. Being able to talk sports while being myself is truly rewarding", said Gilbert Arenas . (more...)
Stock Roaring Upward Mid-Session: Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN)
- October 12, 2017

The firm's market cap is $9.65 billion. For the week, the stock is performing 0.00%. About 6,536 shares traded. (NASDAQ: SGEN ) has risen 75.68% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. Georgia-based Emory University has invested 1.08% in Seattle Genetics , Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN). Tudor Investment Corporation Et Al reported 24,739 shares stake. (more...)
Saints Super Bowl hero Tracy Porter arrested in Baton Rouge
- October 12, 2017

Porter's girlfriend said she met with him to retrieve the keys to her home before the pair began arguing and Porter attacked her. During his arrest, Porter advised officers that he did grab the victim during the incident but in self-defense, according to Coppola. (more...)
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp wanted to manage Man Utd - Eckhard Krautzun Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp wanted to manage Man Utd - Eckhard Krautzun
- October 12, 2017

Klopp was mentioned as a contender for the United job when David Moyes was axed in 2014. "I said, " Jurgen Klopp , if he goes overseas, if he goes to England, his love would be Manchester United". Klopp will be patrolling the home dugout for the latest installment of one of the most traditionally eagerly-anticipated fixtures on the English football calendar, but it could have been a very different story had his early dreams been realised. (more...)
Wenger facing major injury headache ahead of Watford clash Wenger facing major injury headache ahead of Watford clash
- October 12, 2017

For Arsenal , they face a tricky trip to Watford to face a deceptively unsafe side who are well-drilled, industrious, and fit under the tutelage of Marco Silva. With Koscielny now expected to feature this weekend and Nacho Monreal certain to keep his place, the boss will have to decide between Per Mertesacker and Rob Holding for the final spot in the back three. (more...)
UberEATS launches in Lexington on Thursday
- October 11, 2017

Uber spokesman Bill Gibbons said the Triangle's vibrant food scene helped lure UberEats to the area, as well as its colleges with legions of students eating off-hours. Considering the fact that UberEATS is an app that's being used to place orders and make online payments, the app needs to always be updated in order to avoid crashes or any other inconveniences. (more...)
Chambers signs new two-year deal Chambers signs new two-year deal
- October 11, 2017

He joined Arsenal from Southampton in 2014 and said he remains determined to establish himself as a first-team regular. Chambers was linked with a move away from the Emirates this summer after spending last season on loan at Middlesbrough , but Arsenal announced on Wednesday that the 22-year-old centre-back had penned a new deal. (more...)
Andrew Wiggins signs multi-year contract with Timberwolves Andrew Wiggins signs multi-year contract with Timberwolves
- October 11, 2017

Wiggins recently parted ways with agent Bill Duffy but the National Basketball Players Association has guidelines where agents have to get compensated for deals they helped negotiate. Andrew Wiggins #22 of the Minnesota Timberwolves looks on in the third quarter during a game against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center on November 5, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (more...)
Panama president declares World Cup national holiday Panama president declares World Cup national holiday
- October 11, 2017

Qualification to the tournament, which starts next June, was secured after Panama beat Costa Rica by a scoreline of 2-1 on Tuesday evening. However, there is an air of controversy surrounding their win, and more specifically, surrounding their 52nd-minute equaliser after the ball never appeared to cross the line. (more...)
Could Giants trade Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to Patriots, Eagles? | Possible trade scenarios Could Giants trade Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to Patriots, Eagles? | Possible trade scenarios
- October 11, 2017

Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie was missing from practice on Wednesday, but it wasn't because of an injury. " DRC came in yesterday, we had a conversation that was personal upstairs", McAdoo said . this season can't end soon enough for the Giants . Given all of that size and experience, he is well-suited to line up on the perimeter and match up with some of the league's best wide receivers. (more...)
Gritty India lose to Colombia 2-1 in U-17 World Cup Gritty India lose to Colombia 2-1 in U-17 World Cup
- October 11, 2017

The T20 series between India and Australia may be underway, but the tournament that is gathering more eyeballs and dining table conversations is the ongoing Fifa Under 17 World Cup in India . The Manipuri midfielder is grateful to Luis Norton for affording him a chance to play for the India team... "When I first met the players they had a complex of the fear of losing as other teams are very strong". (more...)
India thrash Macau to qualify for 2019 Asian Cup India thrash Macau to qualify for 2019 Asian Cup
- October 11, 2017

India will book their berth at the AFC Asian Cup 2019 in UAE if they register a victory over Macau in Bengaluru on Wednesday, following a 2-2 draw between Myanmar and Kyrgyzstan on Tuesday evening. India were lucky to have got the third strike through a self goal after Lam Seng's attempted clearance turned into disaster as the ball looped over the goalkeeper and went in. (more...)
England U17s hold on to beat Mexico in topsy-turvy World Cup clash England U17s hold on to beat Mexico in topsy-turvy World Cup clash
- October 11, 2017

Mexico staged a spirited comeback, however, with Diego Lainez pulling a goal back thanks to a kind deflectionm and the deficit was reduced further when he fired home midway through the second-half. Mohammed Dawood struck in each half while Diego Valencia also put through his own net in another miserable outing for the Chileans, who are rooted to the bottom of the group. (more...)
Jon Walters ruled out of Ireland's World Cup play-off with knee injury Jon Walters ruled out of Ireland's World Cup play-off with knee injury
- October 11, 2017

The £3m capture, who was floored for a lengthy period during the tie following a collision with Richard Smallwood, opted to play on briefly before being replaced by Chris Wood. "He's our captain on the field and off the field and it has been great to have him and Jon Walters, who are two big players for us, around the last few days. (more...)
Man Utd treble-winner interviewed for League One job Man Utd treble-winner interviewed for League One job
- October 11, 2017

They have won all three matches under interim boss Richie Wellens, including two in the league, and are now 19th in the table. Oldham, without a manager since the departure of John Sheridan on September 25, declined to comment. The Latics are subject to potential investment and failed to pay their players and staff for the month of September - the third time the club have not paid wages since 2011. (more...)
Kyrgios fined for storming off court in Shanghai Kyrgios fined for storming off court in Shanghai
- October 11, 2017

Australian Nick Kyrgios was yesterday fined US$10,000 and lost another US$21,085 in prize money after storming off midway through his first-round match at the Shanghai Rolex Masters. Hugely talented, but of fragile temperament, Kyrgios shook hands with his opponent and then confirmed to the chair umpire that he was quitting, stirring memories of 12 months ago. (more...)
Brexit talks to discuss Northern Ireland and Irish border Brexit talks to discuss Northern Ireland and Irish border
- October 11, 2017

Finding a solution to this problem is one of the areas the European Union wants to see progress on in the Brexit negotiations before talks move on to a trade deal. "To in some way make a special deal for Northern Ireland, to in some way prioritise trade with the Republic or the rest of Europe - is not going to make sense in terms of trade volumes", he said. (more...)
Banco Bradesco SA (BBD)
- October 11, 2017

A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for BBD producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 2.53% and for the month booked as 2.25%. A longer-term moving average may be used to identify the primary price trend, a shorter moving average period to identify the secondary, price trend, and an even shorter moving average period to identify the minor price trend. (more...)
Knicks announce signing of point guard Trey Burke
- October 11, 2017

There's no guaranteeing that Burke will secure a roster spot, but the mid-October signing implies that he'll have a chance to impress head coach Jeff Hornacek. "He's a guy who can penetrate and create things that way", Horacek said of Burke after his practice. He's a good shooter when he gets a good look. The end result could either be a main roster spot or a two-way contract. (more...)
Cops cuff ex-boyfriend wanted in college student's death Cops cuff ex-boyfriend wanted in college student's death
- October 11, 2017

Darby had been captured on September 26 for professedly breaking into her flat six days earlier, as indicated by a news discharge. Darby was planned to be summoned Wednesday on charges of being an outlaw, standing around and opposing capture, police told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. (more...)
Taylor Twellman's Rant About US Soccer Was Perfect
- October 11, 2017

In the wake of that brutal blow to U.S. Soccer, angry opinions and recriminations are coming in from left and right. And everything Twellman said was absolutely correct. "They have not done a good enough job of getting this group ready to play". The best rant concerning one of the biggest embarrassments in American sports history, came from ESPN's Taylor Twellman . (more...)
How to Watch Honduras vs. Mexico How to Watch Honduras vs. Mexico
- October 11, 2017

El Tri takes on a desperate Honduras squad that needs a victory at home and some help to either secure an automatic World Cup berth or finish in the fourth spot which will seal a place in the intercontinental playoff against either Syria or Australia. (more...)
"It's a possibility" - Dani Alves speaks about Arsenal's Sanchez joining PSG
- October 11, 2017

Paris Saint-Germain star Dani Alves insists Alexis Sanchez could join him in the French capital despite mounting speculation that the Arsenal forward is set to sign for Manchester City . Alves, Neymar, Marquinhos and Thiago Silva, who missed the game against Chile because of injury, will now all return to France and all will be assessed before Unai Emery picks his squad for Saturday's trip to face Dijon. (more...)
Adrian Peterson Fantasy Value Rises After Trade, Jerick McKinnon Comparison Adrian Peterson Fantasy Value Rises After Trade, Jerick McKinnon Comparison
- October 11, 2017

The 25-year-old McKinnon, in his 4th season, looked terrific running and receiving last week, gaining 95 yards on 16 carries and 51 yards on five receptions against the Bears. ESPN reported the Saints compensation in the deal is a conditional 2018 sixth-round draft. Regarding Peterson, Payton has mentioned multiple times this season how the NFL's timeline for free agency is different from the National Basketball Association. (more...)
Carmelo Anthony's Signature Jordan Brand Sneaker Line Reportedly Ending Carmelo Anthony's Signature Jordan Brand Sneaker Line Reportedly Ending
- October 11, 2017

However, the 33-year-old denied the story and even called it "false news" following their preseason game against the Denver Nuggets. "False. Let's not even discuss that". His last shoe, the Melo M13, will be his final signature look from Jordan Brand, the report states. According to Nick DePaula, Melo's signature line is the fifth-longest in National Basketball Association history, behind only Michael Jordan (32 models), Kobe Bryant (17, across Nike and Adidas), LeBron James (15) and ... (more...)
Red Sox manager John Farrell won't return in 2018 Red Sox manager John Farrell won't return in 2018
- October 11, 2017

Farrell was under contract until the end of that season, but a Tweet sent out by the team Wednesday morning. Farrell, 55, went 432-378 (.533) during his tenure in Boston , where he served as pitching coach under Terry Francona before becoming manager of the Blue Jays in 2011-12. (more...)
John Farrell fired by Red Sox John Farrell fired by Red Sox
- October 11, 2017

Farrell's contract ran through next season after the team picked up his option last offseason, but the move is not a surprise. They ended with the third-best record in the American League and fifth best in the majors. During his tenure, the club went 432-378 and earned three division titles. Farrell was hired as manager in 2013 after two seasons at the helm of the Toronto Blue Jays . (more...)
James will succeed at Bayern - Heynckes James will succeed at Bayern - Heynckes
- October 11, 2017

He added that the, "German football is very different to football in South America". It's a different language, a different mentality and another culture. "I've watched James in many games and I know a lot about him, although not on a personal level and when he returns from global duty I will speak to him and see what advice I can give. (more...)