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Real Madrid vs Tottenham: Zidane speaks on 1-1 draw Real Madrid vs Tottenham: Zidane speaks on 1-1 draw
- October 19, 2017

Although the publication stresses that Tottenham have "repeatedly made it clear" that Kane, under contract until 2022, is not for sale, the Mirror reports that that won't deter Madrid next summer. "Now there is a return game at Wembley and we will go there to try and win it", Zidane told reporters. Both Tottenham and Real Madrid had their goalkeepers to thank in Madrid, with Hugo Lloris and Keylor Navas making a number of key saves. (more...)
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie: 'I'm dramatic. I'm crazy' Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie: 'I'm dramatic. I'm crazy'
- October 19, 2017

Baby, that's all that matters". The Giants pulled Rodgers-Cromartie out of the game because he was limping badly and appeared injured. "I'm very disappointed", Mara told a small group of reporters at the conclusion of the National Football League owners' two-day fall meetings at a hotel in Manhattan. (more...)
Barcelona's Lionel Messi scores 100th goal in European competition Barcelona's Lionel Messi scores 100th goal in European competition
- October 19, 2017

And Ernesto Valverde's men, who dominated throughout in heavy rain, deservedly took the lead when Dimitris Nikolaou put through his own goal in the first half. Messi and Paulinho both threatened again in the closing stages, but it was Olympiacos that got the last laugh when Nikolaou - who had earlier scored an own goal and conceded the free kick that Messi dispatched - went some way to redeeming himself by rising highest in the area to plant a header into the top corner. (more...)
UofL board votes to fire Tom Jurich from athletic director post UofL board votes to fire Tom Jurich from athletic director post
- October 19, 2017

In a letter explaining Jurich's suspension, Postel mentioned the alleged wrongdoing in the basketball program as the main reason for sidelining the U of L athletics director. Jurich, who was hired in 1997, has been on administrative leave since September 27 while awaiting his fate. But, in fact, Jurich discussed the Adidas deal and its "broad terms" twice with Postel last April and worked with U of L attorneys and Postel's staff during the negotiations, Stemler told trustees in an October 11 ... (more...)
See how Kentucky fared in the SEC's preseason men's basketball media voting See how Kentucky fared in the SEC's preseason men's basketball media voting
- October 19, 2017

Maten was joined on the preseason All-SEC first-team by Porter, Williams, Florida guard KeVaughn Allen and Kentucky guard Hamidou Diallo. "I'm not sure if I would have picked us second, to be honest", White said. 7 and Auburn at No. 9. Diallo, a redshirt freshman guard, was voted to the first team. KeVaughn Allen - Florida, G, 6-2, 193, Jr., Little Rock, Ark. (more...)
Packers sign QB Jerod Evans to practice squad Packers sign QB Jerod Evans to practice squad
- October 18, 2017

The Packers announced Evans' signing Tuesday. Evans started all 14 games for Virginia Tech in 2016. Rodgers faces surgery and may be out for the season. The Packers' fourth quarterback option to end the preseason, Callahan is now one injury to Hundley away from playing meaningful snaps on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. (more...)
Cormark Equities Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Crescent Point Energy Corp (CPG)
- October 18, 2017

The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to "Overweight" on Thursday, October 29. The stock of Crescent Point Energy Corporation Ordinary Shares (Canada) (NYSE: CPG ) earned "Buy" rating by Dundee Securities on Friday, November 11. Bank & Trust Of America De, North Carolina-based fund reported 402,549 shares. Crescent Point Energy Corporation (NYSE:CPG) (TSE:CPG) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. (more...)
Couture, Jones lead Sharks past Canadiens Couture, Jones lead Sharks past Canadiens
- October 18, 2017

Logan Couture scored a pair of goals and the San Jose Sharks extended their dominance of the Montreal Canadiens with a 5-2 victory Tuesday night. We wanted to get a good start here at home, and for whatever reason, we put ourselves in a spot where we really needed a win tonight to feel good going on the road trip, and we got it done. (more...)
Former Alabama star to miss rest of rookie season Former Alabama star to miss rest of rookie season
- October 18, 2017

Allen was drafted by Washington in the first round of this year's NFL Draft to improve the defensive front. That came before Allen was examined by Dr. Allen put together a remarkable career over four years with Alabama. In his third all-conference campaign, Allen also earned the Bednarik Award, Nagurski Trophy and Lombardi Award. (more...)
Dana White: Jones the biggest case of wasted talent ever in sports
- October 18, 2017

That person is the UFC President, who happens to fall into both categories. Jones began the youngest ever UFC champion when he defeated Maurício "Shogun" Rua in March 2011. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is now going through the process of his latest potential anti-doping violation. White was then asked if he feels Jon Jones should have a lifetime ban due to his history with banned substances . (more...)
Sterling: I have never had interest in Arsenal
- October 18, 2017

At that tournament, Sterling dubbed himself "The Hated One" on Instagram following England's opening game against Russian Federation. 'I didn't have any negative thoughts or anything bad about it. "You see stuff pop up and check it out because you don't know any better". 'It wasn't something that I was anxious about because Pep is an honest guy and he would have spoke to me before that. (more...)
The newest AlphaGo mastered the game with no human input The newest AlphaGo mastered the game with no human input
- October 18, 2017

But the new upstart, AlphaGo Zero, is different. When pitted against the version of AlphaGo that beat world champion Lee Sedol, AlphaGo Zero won 100-0. AlphaGo Lee required the use of several machines and 48 of Google's Tensor Processing Unit machine learning accelerator chips. Developing AlphaGo Zero involved around 15 people and probably millions of dollars' worth of computing resources, Hassabis says. (more...)
Clermont's Laidlaw ruled out for three months Clermont's Laidlaw ruled out for three months
- October 18, 2017

After complaining of discomfort with his ankle, a scan on Tuesday revealed the bad news for the 58-cap skipper. A statement on the Clermont-Auvergne website said: "The injury does not require surgery but the duration of his unavailability is estimated between ten and 12 weeks". (more...)
Atletico Madrid held by spirited Qarabag FK in Champions League 2017-18 Atletico Madrid held by spirited Qarabag FK in Champions League 2017-18
- October 18, 2017

Nonetheless, the Argentine is not expecting an easy ride in Azerbaijan against the supposedly weakest team in the group. The La Liga side outfit are priced at 2/9 (1 .22) with bet365 to beat the Azerbaijani champions, who themselves are offered at a huge 18/1 (19.00 ) for the win. (more...)
'Shaky Bandit' caught on I-75 after Collier bank robbery 'Shaky Bandit' caught on I-75 after Collier bank robbery
- October 18, 2017

The suspected serial bank robber, given the aforementioned sobriquet because his hands shook during robberies, allegedly just had hit a Collier County bank. Lucie. The FBI says the suspect has made threats of harm if the victims did not comply with his demands. "The "Fashion Forward Bandit" is described as a 20-to-25-year-old White male, 5'10" to 6'1", and has brown hair and a medium build. (more...)
Nike Heralds The Return Of NBA Hoops With 'Want It All' Nike Heralds The Return Of NBA Hoops With 'Want It All'
- October 18, 2017

That said, they welcomed the campaign with a video that will surely add more hype to fans who have always been looking forward to Tuesday night's tipoff. It wasn't the notion of I wanted to do it my way. The game itself could hardly have offered a better stage. James last addressed the letter at length in the fall of 2014, after he returned to the Cavaliers for a second stint with the franchise. (more...)
Arsene Wenger blasts Troy Deeney for comments about Arsenal
- October 18, 2017

Mertesacker told Sky Sports when quizzed on the Deeney jibe:"I don't know what he said". The incident involving Richarlison that led to the awarding of the penalty was referred to the FA for investigation, under the new rules which allow players to be retroactively punished if they are found guilty of simulation, but the Brazilian has been cleared of any wrongdoing. (more...)
Injured Mané included in Senegal squad to face South Africa Injured Mané included in Senegal squad to face South Africa
- October 18, 2017

The forward was ruled out for up to six weeks earlier this month after suffering a hamstring injury while on worldwide duty. Mane hurt his hamstring in Senegal's last Group D game - a 2-0 away win over the Cape Verde Islands on October 7, after which Liverpool said the injury 'could keep him out of action for up to six weeks'. (more...)
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)- Stocks Rallying on Performance Valuation
- October 18, 2017

Deutsche Bankshares Ag reported 1.44M shares. Orbimed Advsr Ltd Liability holds 0.04% or 194,900 shares. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.88) earnings per share. It has underperformed by 65.21% the S&P500. Goldman Sachs Gru Inc holds 0.02% or 4.60M shares in its portfolio. First Allied Advisory Services Inc. (more...)
Wall Street Analysts See 9.9% for Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX)
- October 18, 2017

Analysts have a mean recommendation of 1.80 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). A smart way of assessing a company's profitability is by checking out its latest Earnings per Share (EPS). Dynavax Technologies Corporation had a negative net margin of 1,323.99% and a negative return on equity of 92.09%. (more...)
Billy Joe Saunders v David Lemieux deal struck for December 16th Billy Joe Saunders v David Lemieux deal struck for December 16th
- October 18, 2017

Saunders (25-0, 12 knockouts) made his second World Boxing Organization title defense September 16 with a unanimous-decision triumph over Willie Monroe, just hours before Golovkin retained his three division belts with a draw against Canelo Alvarez. (more...)
NBA's Bobby Portis 2-Pieced Teammate Nikola Mirotic, Hospitalized NBA's Bobby Portis 2-Pieced Teammate Nikola Mirotic, Hospitalized
- October 18, 2017

Portis will be allowed to practice with the team during his suspension, though he won't be eligible to play again until the Bulls visit the Raptors on November 7. Portis recently had a call with the league office to discuss the outcome of his incident, after knocking out Mirotic cold when tempers flared during yesterday's practice. (more...)
Ken Griffey Jr. statue's bat stolen, vandalized Ken Griffey Jr. statue's bat stolen, vandalized
- October 18, 2017

Mariners spokeswoman Rebecca Hale said the bat was taken at about 5 p.m. Tuesday. "They [officers] took him into custody without incident". Klevenberg said, "If there's one thing you don't do in Seattle, Washington, it's mess with the statue of Ken Griffey, Jr., the savior of baseball in Seattle". (more...)
Former Wildcat Richard Jefferson signing with Denver Nuggets Former Wildcat Richard Jefferson signing with Denver Nuggets
- October 18, 2017

In this offseason, the Nuggets lost their "locker room guy/mentor" Mike Miller who mutually parted ways with the Nuggets after two seasons. Jefferson, 37, has played in 16 seasons, winning an NBA Championship with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2016 and appearing in the NBA Finals again in 2017. (more...)
Pep Guardiola dedicates Manchester City win to independence leaders Pep Guardiola dedicates Manchester City win to independence leaders
- October 18, 2017

I'm patient anyway, I don't stress". Sports data specialists Gracenote Sports have simulated the remainder of the Champions League group phase one million times based on their current ratings for the clubs involved and their results to date, and have come up with a probability percentage of each side progressing to the knockout stage. (more...)
Ronald Koeman: 'Everton need a win' Ronald Koeman: 'Everton need a win'
- October 18, 2017

Koeman acknowledged that Moshiri, who is Everton's majority shareholder, had visited the club's training ground with long-serving chairman Kenwright this week, but not for crisis talks. But the Dutch manager insists that he has received the full backing of Everton's board. Lyon will be without star striker Mariano for the clash at Goodison Park but they will be able to call upon former Manchester United forward Memphis Depay, a player held in high esteem by Koeman. (more...)
FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) Touches a New 52-Week High
- October 18, 2017

Loop Capital initiated coverage on the stock with an initial rating of "Buy". The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, November 30 by Guggenheim. On Tuesday, September 8 the stock rating was maintained by Investec with "Buy". New Mexico Educational Retirement Board invested 0.05% in FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC). Focused Wealth has invested 0% in FMC Corp (NYSE:FMC). King Luther Mgmt Corp has 2.90M shares. (more...)
De Bruyne assures Man City fans: No contract problems De Bruyne assures Man City fans: No contract problems
- October 18, 2017

De Bruyne is now on £115,000 a week after until 2021 after penning a six-year deal when he joined in a £54million move from Wolfsburg. De Bruyne has been chief playmaker in City's 10-match sting of wins which sees them sit top of the table and setting the pace in their Champions League group. (more...)
NFL Draft 2018: Date, Time, Location & Must-See Details NFL Draft 2018: Date, Time, Location & Must-See Details
- October 18, 2017

A move there represents yet another venue for the event after a run from 1965 to 2014 in which the draft was held annually in New York City. The 2019 draft coincides with the league's 100th season, and the 2020 event will recognize the centennial of the establishment of the NFL in Canton, Ohio, on August 20, 1920. (more...)
Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan criticizes Fox Sports commentator Skip Bayless Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan criticizes Fox Sports commentator Skip Bayless
- October 18, 2017

Skip Bayless built his career conjuring up fiery-hot takes at a second's notice - from "Tim Tebow is the next Brett Favre!" to his policy against drafting white Americans in the first round, the FOX Sports host is full of edgy opinions. (more...)