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Broncos' Emmanuel Sanders, Isaiah McKenzie have sprained ankles Broncos' Emmanuel Sanders, Isaiah McKenzie have sprained ankles
- October 17, 2017

McKenzie, the team's top punt returner who plays in some offensive personnel groupings, left shortly after he fell awkwardly while jumping for a pass. The 22-year-old has one catch for zero yards this season. Both players underwent MRIs on Monday. Siemian also sprained his right shoulder during a preseason game past year while diving to make a tackle after an interception, but played the following week. (more...)
NaVorro Bowman will reportedly sign one-year deal with Raiders NaVorro Bowman will reportedly sign one-year deal with Raiders
- October 17, 2017

As Foster ascended to the starting lineup, it became clear Bowman, who was due some $12 million next season, was no longer part of the 49ers' long-term plan under new general manager John Lynch and coach Kyle Shanahan, making his departure the right move for both sides. (more...)
Liverpool's Dejan Lovren accuses Romelu Lukaku of deliberately kicking him in face Liverpool's Dejan Lovren accuses Romelu Lukaku of deliberately kicking him in face
- October 16, 2017

We need to move on. The draw meant Liverpool have only won one of their last eight games in all competitions, including the Champions League , in which they drew their opening group games against Sevilla and Spartak Moscow. It is over now and you cannot change it; no-one can change it. "I am confident. I don't know how we will play but we need to get three points this way or that way". (more...)
LaMarcus Aldridge, Spurs Engaged In Contract Extension Talks LaMarcus Aldridge, Spurs Engaged In Contract Extension Talks
- October 16, 2017

Since signing a four-year, $84 million free agent deal with San Antonio prior to the 2015-16 season, Aldridge has regressed a great deal. Any max offer would be 120 percent off either his salary for this or next season, according to ESPN Insider Bobby Marks . (more...)
Woman killed in Waterford after tree falls on vehicle Woman killed in Waterford after tree falls on vehicle
- October 16, 2017

Authorities have now increased their calls for people to stay off the road and get indoors. According to RTÉ, early reports that two people were in the auto are yet to be confirmed, but Waterford council has confirmed the death of at least one person in the incident. (more...)
Lovren accuses 'nervous' Lukaku of stamp during Manchester United draw
- October 16, 2017

Van Gaal was also given a good reception as he left pitchside for Anfield's inner chambers, and took pictures with grateful United fans. They started to resign themselves to a draw. "We showed to everyone that we can play against big teams". Liverpool are looking to record their first win of the group stages after frustrating draws with Sevilla and Spartak Moscow in the opening two matches. (more...)
Rick Pitino's firing expected to become official Monday Rick Pitino's firing expected to become official Monday
- October 16, 2017

The association, which oversees Louisville's sports programs and is composed of trustees, faculty, students and administrators, voted to oust the longtime Cardinals coach following a board meeting Monday. "The coach did not engage in any of this activity, he didn't know about the activity, I think we made a very compelling case to the board". Assistant coach James Padgett has been named the program's interim head coach. (more...)
Real test begins now, Paraguay coach ahead of USA clash Real test begins now, Paraguay coach ahead of USA clash
- October 16, 2017

For any fans of the US men's national team looking for signs of hope for American soccer following last week's humiliating failure to qualify for next year's World Cup, here's some news. A defeat in the last group match against Colombia pushed the U.S. to the third place in group A, but the six points earned in the first two matches came to their rescue. (more...)
Adam Lallana nearing Liverpool comeback after returning to training at Melwood
- October 16, 2017

However, he is now close to a return to action after hitting the Melwood training ground, sharing his recovery on Instagram: "Great week stepping up the rehab even further - getting stronger each and every day". Whenever Lallana does make his Liverpool return in the coming weeks, England boss Gareth Southgate has reportedly agreed not to call on Lallana for the November global break that follows the game against West Ham on the fourth of November. (more...)
LeBron James Ankle Injury: Status Unclear For Season Opener Against Boston LeBron James Ankle Injury: Status Unclear For Season Opener Against Boston
- October 16, 2017

James was held out of Friday's preseason finale in Orlando to rest the ankle. James, who has been remarkably durable during his career and never missed an opener, skipped a bulk of the preseason because of his ankle, playing 30 minutes in just one contest. (more...)
Goals dry up for Man United as Man City delivers master class Goals dry up for Man United as Man City delivers master class
- October 16, 2017

David de Gea's save after a shot from Joel Matip was among few highlights in the 0-0 Anfield draw. City didn't even need top scorer Sergio Aguero, who stayed on the bench on his return to the squad after sustaining a broken rib in a auto crash. (more...)
Zaha will save Palace - Morrison Zaha will save Palace - Morrison
- October 16, 2017

Zaha, on his return from a knee injury which had kept him out since the opening day of the campaign, was instrumental as bottom club Palace punished the Premier League champions for a poor performance. "He didn't feel any love at Old Trafford". "He would make the difference to any team and having seen him grow into the player he is today is tremendous". (more...)
McGregor posts cryptic message hinting at potential title fight with Tony Ferguson McGregor posts cryptic message hinting at potential title fight with Tony Ferguson
- October 16, 2017

And McGregor seemingly has Ferguson in his sights after posting a single word message to his fans on social media - "Tony". The 27-year-old Irishman accompanied the message with a cartoon of himself, in a style similar to that of video game Grand Theft Auto. (more...)
Dolphins Complete Major Comeback, Stun Falcons For 20-17 Win Dolphins Complete Major Comeback, Stun Falcons For 20-17 Win
- October 16, 2017

Miami got its two touchdowns in the third quarter. "It was a huge win for us in my hometown of Atlanta, against a great team", Jones said. "Just a pretty inconsistent game for us", Matt Ryan said after the loss. And then it got worse. The Dolphins stopped the Falcons on Atlanta's next possession, and long snapper Josh Harris botched the snap on the punt attempt . (more...)
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) Sale Analysis
- October 16, 2017

Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a buy rating and set a $16.00 price objective on shares of Huntington Bancshares in a report on Thursday, July 27th. The stock has a market cap of $15.09 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.17 and a beta of 1.38. (more...)
Flexibility and adaptability key to succeed in India - Williamson Flexibility and adaptability key to succeed in India - Williamson
- October 16, 2017

Pandya is the new face of the new Team India with a potential long-term role at No. 4 with the bat, and both of India's spinners have the word "wrist" before them: leggie Yuzvendra Chahal and chinaman Kuldeep Yadav. "It's always a tough tour, coming to India, as a lot of opposition teams have found in recent times", said Williamson, who looked back on his team's performance in the 2016 ODI series here. (more...)
Ronaldo and Kane go head-to-head in Champions League Ronaldo and Kane go head-to-head in Champions League
- October 16, 2017

Ajax, with Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld also in their starting line-up, lost both ties 4-1 but Eriksen believes five years on, Spurs are well-equipped to do better. "That big teams recognise the work he has done, and featuring in media speculation only encourages you to keep going on the same path". "Would Real Madrid be making a mistake if they think we are just the Harry Kane team?" Alli has been heralded as one of the brightest young prospects in the game , however he ... (more...)
'Teething problems' for new GWR train to Wales 'Teething problems' for new GWR train to Wales
- October 16, 2017

Commuter Craig McCrum, 38, said "water was pouring out" of the air conditioning system but said he was "not surprised" as he insisted " GWR is a complete shambles". The Department for Transport said: "The new trains are a renewal of the ageing Intercity 125 fleet, which was first introduced in 1976, and they will go on to replace fleets across the country". (more...)
The Weinstein Company thrown lifeline by private equity group
- October 16, 2017

Colony previously invested in Miramax, a production company created by the Weinstein brothers but subsequently sold. Colony Capital is led by Thomas Barrack, a longtime friend of US President Donald Trump who informally advises the US president. (more...)
Penn State rises to No Penn State rises to No
- October 16, 2017

Should it play out that way, the Nittany Lions-Buckeyes contest would be a rematch of a game that will take place October 28 in Columbus. Alabama, which has been No. He has Alabama-Clemson and Ohio State-Oklahoma in the playoff semis and Penn State playing University of Central Florida in the Peach Bowl. Clemson started the weekend's weirdness on Friday night at Syracuse, losing a three-point game as three-touchdown favorites. (more...)
National Basketball Association outlook: Four challengers will make Warriors work National Basketball Association outlook: Four challengers will make Warriors work
- October 16, 2017

The Rockets are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Golden State, 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings and the under is 6-1 in the last 7 meetings. However, their Achilles' heel of defensive frailty (Their defensive rating was way down at 18 best in the league) proved to be an obstacle to a true title push. (more...)
Woods 'making progress' with latest comeback Woods 'making progress' with latest comeback
- October 16, 2017

Woods, for the third time in eight days, posted a video on Twitter to provide an update on his recovery by hitting a driver. "Overall, I'm very optimistic how I'm progressing, " Woods said on September 27 before the Presidents Cup. "It's a process, and I'm in no hurry", he added. "First things first: get my health organized, make sure the pain goes away". "I'm still training, I'm getting stronger". (more...)
Ronald Koeman's position at Everton questioned by mayor of Liverpool Ronald Koeman's position at Everton questioned by mayor of Liverpool
- October 16, 2017

The Spaniard is attempting to reestablish Newcastle as a top-10 club in the first tier of English football, but the 57-year-old still has a house on Merseyside and may be attracted to the funds on offer to turn Everton into a team who can compete for a Champions League place. (more...)
BeIN refutes Swiss accusations of corruption BeIN refutes Swiss accusations of corruption
- October 16, 2017

The statement added that the suspects were under investigation for alleged bribery of a private individual, fraud, criminal mismanagement and document forgery. The reports come despite the beIN Media Group vowing to fully co-operate with the investigation in a statement where they refuted all accusations. "But I've received nothing from Nasser", Valcke told the paper. (more...)
What's Ahead For This Dividend Darling: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
- October 16, 2017

The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, October 12 by Jefferies. Cantor Fitzgerald initiated Msci Inc (NYSE:MSCI) rating on Tuesday, November 10. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $42.0 target. The stock stands almost $4.9 off versus the 52-week high of $6.98 and $1.58 above the 52-week low of $0.5. Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) has declined 5.12% since October 15, 2016 and is downtrending. (more...)
De Kock, Amla slam centuries power South Africa to 10-wicket win
- October 16, 2017

South African openers yesterday put in a big unbeaten stand to clinch the first one-day worldwide against Bangladesh , by handing down a one sided 10-wicket victory. India and South Africa are exhausted at third with 7. With three boundaries in the ninth over, his opening partner Amla (110 not out) brought the 50 run stand and the Proteas ended the first powerplay at 61 for naught. (more...)
Manchester City are the best team in Europe, says Raul Albiol Manchester City are the best team in Europe, says Raul Albiol
- October 16, 2017

Pep Guardiola says there is no chance that his Manchester City players will fall into the trap of over-confidence in this week's Champions League clash against Napoli despite their spellbinding form on the domestic front in the Premier League . (more...)
Freaky! Aussie cricketer smashes 87% of his team's runs Freaky! Aussie cricketer smashes 87% of his team's runs
- October 16, 2017

Out of his team's total of 354, Dunstan made the contribution of a whopping 86.7 percent which speaks in itself about the impact his innings made in the match. It felt like a few overs later I was on 200 and then I went on with it. I'm known for hitting a lot of big sixes - I don't want to run. The ridiculous scorecard shows Dunstan was part of a seventh wicket partnership of 213 runs, where his teammate contributed just 18 runs. (more...)
Paul Pogba is unhappy with France role - Jose Mourinho Paul Pogba is unhappy with France role - Jose Mourinho
- October 16, 2017

The midfielder has been out of action since limping out of the 3-0 Champions League win over Basel on September 12 - an injury United boss Jose Mourinho later suggested was "long term". Pogba had earlier posted another video, captioned "baby, I've missed you" in which he is seen slipping on a pair of football boots before running through some high intensity sprinting exercises. (more...)
Webb to be a victim of Wales' new selection policy Webb to be a victim of Wales' new selection policy
- October 16, 2017

Biggar now has 56 caps, but he is likely to hit the 60-mark this season with Wales having four autumn Tests and then a Six Nations campaign. Webb, though, is potentially a different story. The existing policy worked to an extent, but it has not worked well enough. It was quite complicated. "We have chose to makes these changes to protect the 'investment' made by Welsh rugby - by our coaches, supporters, clubs, communities and fellow team members - in those individuals who rise to the top ... (more...)