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Dolphins center Mike Pouncey practices on Friday
- October 21, 2017

Pouncey participated in individual and position workouts Friday, even taking (and giving) some slight contact. The three other players on the Dolphins injury report this week were not given a game status designation, meaning they will play: RB Jay Ajayi , DE Terrence Fede and DT Ndamukong Suh . (more...)
Kane: I´d love to spend whole career at Tottenham Kane: I´d love to spend whole career at Tottenham
- October 21, 2017

Harry Kane has given Tottenham Hotspur a major boost ahead of their game against Liverpool on Sunday (22 October) after indicating that he would love to spend his entire career with the north London club. "He always reiterates: "Just go out there, play and enjoy it", said the England worldwide who received his first cap in the win over Lithuania earlier this month. (more...)
Nationals 2B Murphy undergoes knee surgery
- October 21, 2017

The Nationals did not reveal a timetable for his return, only saying that he will rehab "throughout the offseason". Well, I'd hope so. Murphy hit.322 with 23 home runs and 93 RBIs in 144 games in 2017, his second season with the Nationals after spending the first part of his career with the New York Mets. (more...)
Japan's Emperor Akihito likely to abdicate at end-March 2019: Asahi Japan's Emperor Akihito likely to abdicate at end-March 2019: Asahi
- October 21, 2017

However, the parliament needs to hammer out the details including the timing. "We are not aware of such report and there is no such fact", Yoshihide Suga, Cabinet Secretary, told a news conference. One is to allow Emperor Akihito to step down at the end of March 2019, ending his reign and the current Heisei Era, with a new era under Naruhito starting on April 1, 2019. (more...)
Sanchez Energy Corporation (SN) Short Interest Update
- October 21, 2017

It has a 40.28 P/E ratio. It is involved in the development of its drilling inventory located in three areas: the Eagle Ford Shale (South Texas), the Wolfcamp Shale (Permian Basin in West Texas) and the Altamont Field in the Uinta Basin (Northeastern Utah). (more...)
Hassan Whiteside (Knee) to Miss Saturday's Game vs. Pacers Hassan Whiteside (Knee) to Miss Saturday's Game vs. Pacers
- October 21, 2017

With McGruder out indefinitely and Whiteside now dealing with a knee injury , injuries are already causing problems this season. Point guard Goran Dragic said the Heat can't make any excuses Saturday being without Whiteside . "He's feeling better", Spoelstra said. "We'll just have to go from there", commented Erik Spoelstra , Miami's head coach. The big man was incredible in the season opener and there is no doubt that the Heat will miss his presence. (more...)
Keylor Navas suffers another injury Keylor Navas suffers another injury
- October 21, 2017

In a statement on Friday morning, Los Blancos confirmed the Costa Rican goalkeeper would miss between 10 and 15 days of activity due to the muscular leg injury sustained in training this week. Navas returned in time for the midweek Champions League tie with Tottenham Hotspur, pulling off one big save in particular to deny Harry Kane , but he appears to have suffered a relapse. (more...)
In first game without Jeremy Lin, Nets top Magic in home opener In first game without Jeremy Lin, Nets top Magic in home opener
- October 21, 2017

His shooting was unparalleled going 12 of 22 shots, including four 3-pointers as the Nets made 12 of 30 3-pointers in the loss. The Nets then survived a 3-pointer by Terrence Ross with 14 seconds left and a missed 3-pointer by Fournier with three seconds left. (more...)
Black protester hugs Nazi during white supremacist event in Florida Black protester hugs Nazi during white supremacist event in Florida
- October 21, 2017

Is it my skin color? Rather than engaging in violence or verbal assaults, an African-American man protesting Richard Spencer used compassion and hugged a neo-Nazi in the crowd. The protestor described his thought process: "Maybe he never met an African-American like this". "Give me a (expletive) hug", Courtney said. "Why don't you like me, dog", he yelled over the crowd to Furniss, while stretching his arms out to embrace him. (more...)
Dodgers Fans Launch Petitions To Bring Back Vin Scully For World Series Dodgers Fans Launch Petitions To Bring Back Vin Scully For World Series
- October 21, 2017

Daily News reporter Tom Hoffarth about the possibility of a World Series broadcast booth cameo and said, "I honestly don't feel I belong there and I would not want anyone to think I was eager for a spotlight". The most affordable tickets for Game 2 were priced at $840. However, nobody was happier than two guys who were front and center for the last Dodgers World Series. (more...)
MMA Fighter Heather Hardy Got Kicked In The Nose & Bled EVERYWHERE MMA Fighter Heather Hardy Got Kicked In The Nose & Bled EVERYWHERE
- October 21, 2017

Bellator 185 takes place on Friday, October 20 from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut with Gegard Mousasi and Alexander Shlemenko headlining. Williams had no problem striking with Hardy early. The pro boxer turned MMA fighter downplayed the entire scenario, even calling her former opponent and obsessed fan. (more...)
Rooney II talks about Martavis Bryant trade, clears up nothing
- October 21, 2017

Roethlisberger was asked about the report during a Tuesday appearance on "Cook and Poni" on 93.7 The Fan in Pittsburgh and said his conversations with Bryant haven't left him thinking Bryant wants out. Bryant has just 17 catches for 231 yards and a score in six games this season. He's also gone from seeing 8.4 targets per game in that season to 5.7 in 2017. (more...)
Pacers' Turner out for next two games Pacers' Turner out for next two games
- October 21, 2017

Turner played through the injury in Wednesday's opener against the Nets and had a very productive 34 minutes in the contest. Both teams are playing for the second time this season after opening with impressive, high-scoring victories. With Turner out, new addition Domantas Sabonis will get the start at center next to Thaddeus Young throughout this weekend, waiting for a stable recovery timetable for the young cornerstone of the franchise. (more...)
Joe Joyce stops Ian Lewison on professional debut Joe Joyce stops Ian Lewison on professional debut
- October 21, 2017

But Brixton's Lewison, whose previous fight was against world title contender Dillian Whyte, was peppered with shots from the outset. The bout was eventually stopped when Lewison's corner threw in the towel as Joyce continued to unload after staggering his groggy opponent with a heavy shot. (more...)
Huddersfield Town v Manchester United Huddersfield Town v Manchester United
- October 21, 2017

Romelu Lukaku has scored 11 goals in his first 12 appearances for Manchester United , but has drawn a blank in the club's last two games as the team struggled against Liverpool and Benfica since the worldwide break. Much was made of United's tactics in the clash with Liverpool , but another shutout means that the Red Devils have kept seven clean sheets in their eight Premier League matches this season. (more...)
Scotland flanker under investigation Scotland flanker under investigation
- October 21, 2017

But his worldwide future has been thrown into jeopardy by this suspension. The 16-times capped global has been informed by the SRU he will not be picked until an internal investigation into his behaviour is complete. In the meantime, Hamish Watson has emerged from Hardie's shadow to become, arguably, the senor open-side for both club and country. Hardie is therefore set to be omitted when Gregor Townsend names his squad for the autumn Tests on Monday. (more...)
Derrick Rose Suffers Ankle Injury vs. Bucks; Unlikely to Play Against Magic Derrick Rose Suffers Ankle Injury vs. Bucks; Unlikely to Play Against Magic
- October 21, 2017

As of now, it does not look like Rose has sustained any type of injury, however, the fall was significant enough to take him out of the game. He was a flawless 6-for-6 from the free-throw stripe, adding two rebounds and two steals across 23 minutes. (more...)
Bradford out again, Keenum to start against Ravens Bradford out again, Keenum to start against Ravens
- October 21, 2017

Case Keenum will start this week in his stead, as he's been doing since Week 2, minus a short-lived comeback bid in Week 5 by Bradford on Monday night . In his absence, the Vikings will rely on the likes of Adam Thielen, Laquan Treadwell, and Jarius Wright to help Keenum in the passing game. Minnesota's among the hardest-hit teams in terms of injuries this season. (more...)
Warriors' Klay Thompson Pledges $1000 Per Point For North Bay Fire Victims Warriors' Klay Thompson Pledges $1000 Per Point For North Bay Fire Victims
- October 21, 2017

Perhaps Warriors coach Steve Kerr might consider instructing his players to give the ball to Klay Thompson and get out of his way. Property has been damanged but we can build this thing back up if we stick together and donate . Last season, Thompson averaged just over 22 points per game, a career high. The Warriors, who kick off a three-game road trip Friday night against the Pelicans, next play at Oracle Arena on Wednesday against Toronto. (more...)
Anthony Joshua Reflects Round By Round On Klitschko Win Anthony Joshua Reflects Round By Round On Klitschko Win
- October 21, 2017

But Takam, third in the IBF rankings, insists he will not be overawed by the occasion and is confident he can inflict Joshua with his first defeat. He told Sky Sports News : "I don't know if I'm excited stressed or confused but I'm definitely ready for the fight". (more...)
Sen. Rand Paul fully supports President Trump's tax reform plan
- October 21, 2017

Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) announced Tuesday that he has returned to Washington for votes; his absence would likely have meant the GOP could lose only one vote and still pass the budget, which is needed to pave the way for the party's tax push. (more...)
Kings name Jenny Boucek assistant player development coach Kings name Jenny Boucek assistant player development coach
- October 21, 2017

Boucek was most recently the head coach for the WNBA's Seattle Storm and was sacked in August with eight games remaining in the 2017 season. She was let go by Seattle after a 10-16 start to the 2017 season . Having a female assistant isn't a new thing with the Kings. In addition to Fox, nine Sacramento players are 25 or younger. Boucek was part of two WNBA championship teams as an assistant coach in Seattle (2004, 2010). (more...)
Joel Embiid not cleared for back-to-backs Joel Embiid not cleared for back-to-backs
- October 21, 2017

Robert Covington led the attacking posting 29 points and 7 rebounds and center Joel Embiid built on his awesome rookie season scoring 18 points and 13 rebounds playing 27 minutes in his first game since suffering a knee injury last January. (more...)
Steelers S Mike Mitchell receives two fines for illegal hits against Chiefs
- October 21, 2017

Mitchell was also fined for his hit on Smith in the third quarter of that game but that only cost him $9,115. Mitchell was docked $48,620 for a helmet-to-helmet shot to Chiefs running back Charcandrick West . He could not take the field for the Chiefs on Thursday night against the Oakland Raiders. The $48,620 from the West play, which occurred late in the second quarter on a gang tackle, is a result of Mitchell's repeat-offender status. (more...)
What's Next for Conor McGregor? What's Next for Conor McGregor?
- October 21, 2017

It could be a good one. Filmed over the course of 4 years, the film grants an exclusive, all-access account of his life and rising star status and includes unprecedented access, never before seen moments and explosive fight footage. "I still see Conor - if they're standing for any sort of extended period on the feet, it'll be a quick one and that's it". "He's just not as tidy as Conor. (more...)
49ers CEO Jed York doesn't believe Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed 49ers CEO Jed York doesn't believe Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed
- October 21, 2017

His former teammate Eric Reid, has continued to do the same on the 49ers' sideline this season, and has had the support of York, as did Kaepernick, to do what he believes is best. "You're seeing people who might not understand that firsthand and they're getting a much better perspective". And since the agreement can be "implied", attorney Mark Geragos will have the ability to weave together text messages, emails, testimony, etc.in an effort to create the know-it-when-you-see-it impression that ... (more...)
Shuttler Sindhu crashes out of Denmark Open Shuttler Sindhu crashes out of Denmark Open
- October 21, 2017

Saina didn't shy to acknowledge the improvement she has seen in competitors in recent past, adding that she still has long way to go. Saina Nehwal and HSPrannoy were knocked out of the $750,000 Denmark Open badminton tournament after losing their respectivequarterfinals in straight games at Odense on Friday. (more...)
Verstappen extends deal with Red Bull through 2020 Verstappen extends deal with Red Bull through 2020
- October 21, 2017

Ricciardo felt Verstappen's move to extend his deal with Red Bull was "positive" in that it showed the Dutchman and his management had faith in the team going forward. Red Bull hopes it will be his final power unit change before the end of the season. However, it may be that Verstappen realised his options for a move were limited. (more...)
Ghana Vs Mali: Algerian Charef to officiate clash Ghana Vs Mali: Algerian Charef to officiate clash
- October 21, 2017

Mali made its first big impression finishing runner-up against Nigeria in the last edition (2015) in Chile. It had never progressed beyond the quarterfinals prior to that. He will certainly be one of the players to watch out tomorrow and the Mali defenders have to keep a close vigil on him. Mali will be looking at N'Diaye, who shares the top spot in the scoring chart with France's Amine Gouiri, to remain as effective in the striking zone. (more...)
Stephon Gilmore, Eric Rowe out vs. Falcons; Elandon Roberts questionable Stephon Gilmore, Eric Rowe out vs. Falcons; Elandon Roberts questionable
- October 21, 2017

Gilmore likely suffered his concussion on a third-down incompletion in the first quarter against Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans. Gilmore practiced last week, and was listed with an ankle injury, but was surprisingly downgraded to out on the Saturday before the game. (more...)