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Warriors' Curry, Iguodala fined for actions in Memphis Warriors' Curry, Iguodala fined for actions in Memphis
- October 24, 2017

He was immediately ejected. Teammate Andre Iguodala received a $15,000 fine for his response and "verbally abusing a game official" late in the 111-101 loss that sent the defending National Basketball Association champions to a 1-2 start. (more...)
Embiid: Drummond Was Talking Trash, So I Kicked His Butt Embiid: Drummond Was Talking Trash, So I Kicked His Butt
- October 24, 2017

Joel Embiid is a very likeable guy so it's no surprise he's making friends all around the National Basketball Association. numberFire's models project Embiid to record 17.6 points, 9.0 rebounds, 2.3 assists, and 1.3 blocks in 29.0 minutes for 35.9 FanDuel points on Monday night. (more...)
Everton put David Unsworth in temporary charge of first team Everton put David Unsworth in temporary charge of first team
- October 24, 2017

Unsworth confirmed his backroom staff will be formed of John Ebbrell, Duncan Ferguson, Joe Royle and Alan Kelly, while Francis Jeffers will take charge of the U23s. We'll try and win a few football games. "I am just honoured to be asked to take the team. It's out of my hands, I'm just getting on with what I do". (more...)
Jordan Hicks, Jason Peters Suffer Serious Injuries
- October 24, 2017

With Mychal Kendricks already out at linebacker, veteran Najee Goode and second-year linebacker Joe Walker stepped into the game alongside Nigel Bradham, the team's leading tackler so far this year. He started at right tackle last week when Lane Johnson had a concussion and also started six games as a rookie when Johnson was suspended. With a 6-1 record, the Eagles are in a good place atop of the NFC East and NFC as a whole. (more...)
Anthony Joshua vs Carlos Takam betting preview Anthony Joshua vs Carlos Takam betting preview
- October 24, 2017

Twelve days out from a fight he has been waiting months and months to have, Kubrat Pulev had to withdraw from his mandated clash with IBF and WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. I think we are going for a ten to 12-round fight because this guy's head is like a block of cement'. Takam was subsequently beaten by WBO champion Joseph Parker and the New Zealander remarked upon the toughness of Takam's chin, which has seen him stopped only by Alexander Povetkin to date. (more...)
Venus Williams beats Jelena Ostapenko in Singapore epic — WTA Finals Venus Williams beats Jelena Ostapenko in Singapore epic — WTA Finals
- October 24, 2017

The Czech held her nerve to stave off a stern challenge from Williams in the early part of the set, and broke the American again in the fourth game of the second set to make it a tough mountain for Williams to climb. The second set began with both players holding comfortably before Pliskova edged ahead in a pivotal third game when she fended off two break points with a brilliant volley and an ace before sending down two more huge serves to stay in control. (more...)
Real Madrid President Perez Denies Interest In Kane Real Madrid President Perez Denies Interest In Kane
- October 24, 2017

Kane has continued his impressive form to start this season, leading to reports Madrid are interested in the England global, and Kroos praised the 24-year-old. It was widely reported that Madrid asked Spurs for their valuation of Kane when the two clubs met in Spain for last week's Champions League clash. Should Kane's rich vein of goalscoring continue for another 12 months then it is impossible to imagine that Madrid wouldn't rival some of the Premier League's elite for Kane's signature ... (more...)
Falcons bringing back former Missouri linebacker Sean Weatherspoon
- October 24, 2017

The signing of Weatherspoon comes after the announcement of Falcons rookie linebacker Duke Riley having to undergo surgery to fix a meniscus tear in his knee. Weatherspoon was a 2010 first-round pick by the Falcons and spent four seasons with the team before missing all of the 2014 season with a ruptured Achilles. (more...)
Firangi trailer released: Kapil Sharma fights the british empire Firangi trailer released: Kapil Sharma fights the british empire
- October 24, 2017

The story is set in the background of British rule where every patriot hated the sight of any English men or the ones working for them. Then the 'fight for truth begins.' Will Manga be able to unite with his lover? It will be interesting to see how the film will turn out to be for comedian Kapil Sharma , specially after the much-talked mid-air battle with his teammates of The Kapil Sharma Show. (more...)
Wenger: Ozil back to his best for dominant Arsenal Wenger: Ozil back to his best for dominant Arsenal
- October 24, 2017

Arsenal had more shots (30) against Everton than they had managed in any Premier League away game since the start of 2011/12. "Maybe the most complete defensively and offensively yes but (in other games) we were punished for every mistake", he said. (more...)
New Jersey State Police lend support to Puerto Rico New Jersey State Police lend support to Puerto Rico
- October 24, 2017

The meals are then packed up and delivered to storm ravaged areas. Asked how he would rank the administration's response out of ten, Trump responded "I give ourselves a ten". But he warned that without hope, Puerto Ricans, who have the right to live in the continental United States, would flee the island in large numbers, feeding an economic crisis. (more...)
He's Back! Justin Timberlake To Headline The Super Bowl LII Halftime Show
- October 24, 2017

Janet Jackson is not banned from the Super Bowl , the bosses of the National Football League ( NFL ) have insisted in a statement. But former NSYNC band member JT has recently revealed that he will be returning to headline the next half time spectacular at Super Bowl 52 . (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino Blames Jose Mourinho For Unsettling His Star Player Mauricio Pochettino Blames Jose Mourinho For Unsettling His Star Player
- October 24, 2017

The England right-back had been a regular starter for the club for six seasons, but visited Pochettino in April, when the club was still challenging for both the Premier League title and FA Cup, to inform him that he meant to leave for a fresh challenge. (more...)
Toyota's new JPN taxi takes on the London black cab Toyota's new JPN taxi takes on the London black cab
- October 24, 2017

As with the earlier concepts, the production vehicle features a stepped roof, large windows, and a design that places space efficiency ahead of aesthetics. For your extra yen, the Takumi model gains body-coloured bumpers, alloy wheels, LED headlamps, an extra set of vertical tail-lights, rear-seat air vents, a ceiling-mounted air circulator, and rear heated seats. (more...)
Sam's Grading The Pack Week 7: I Miss The Old Brett Sam's Grading The Pack Week 7: I Miss The Old Brett
- October 24, 2017

The Packers are scheduled to return a week from Tuesday to prep for their next NFC divisional game against Detroit. Brees overcame two early interceptions and sliced and diced the Packers in the second half Sunday, leading the Saints to four straight scoring drives after halftime. (more...)
Could Tottenham start Rose and Davies together against West Ham? Could Tottenham start Rose and Davies together against West Ham?
- October 24, 2017

It's normal hes a little exhausted. "That is so, so important because we have ahead a very busy schedule, and then with the next worldwide break it's impossible to stop". After one year out, I can't say whether he will be ready tomorrow, one week or a month. People are going to turn up and want to perform there because it is a historic ground. (more...)
Ex-Colts linebacker Mathis accused of intoxicated driving Ex-Colts linebacker Mathis accused of intoxicated driving
- October 24, 2017

The details surrounding the arrest are slim (we're working on it) - but officials say Mathis was taken into custody at 12:09 AM and booked for OWI: Endangering a Person. The Colts' all-time leader in sacks retired after the 2016 season, which was the 14th of his career. In September, Mathis was named a pash rush consultant for the team after several months of advising the Colts in an unofficial capacity. (more...)
Bournemouth v Middlesbrough: Howe expecting battle despite Boro's early-season problems Bournemouth v Middlesbrough: Howe expecting battle despite Boro's early-season problems
- October 24, 2017

In fact, it has been the fringe players that have been performed well in these games and Monk should put his faith in these players as they travel to Premier League side Bournemouth tonight. They overcame Birmingham City and Brighton to reach this stage of the Carabao Cup , winning 2-1 at St. Howe has spoken of his desire to " go as far as we can " in the competition, stressing that the cup " is not a distraction " for his side. (more...)
Man City midfielder Bernardo Silva could face ban for diving Man City midfielder Bernardo Silva could face ban for diving
- October 24, 2017

Under new rules introduced in May, the FA reviews potential acts of simulation where there is a clear case to answer, but they have spared Silva of a potential two-match suspension. "He touched - the goalkeeper - the right foot of Bernardo". "I don't know how the ref sees it because it is that instant, it's minimal and to get that high off the floor with your arms above your head is nearly a skill in itself. (more...)
Italian legend Buffon beats goalkeeping rivals at Federation Internationale de Football Association awards Italian legend Buffon beats goalkeeping rivals at Federation Internationale de Football Association awards
- October 24, 2017

Buffon guided Juve to a sixth consecutive Serie A title and managed 600 Champions League minutes without conceding a goal . 'It's a great honour to receive this award at my age. But there was no sign of De Gea - arguably the best keeper in the planet and widely regarded as the best in the Prem. De Gea, as he has demonstrated throughout 2017, is unquestionably one of the best - if not *the* best - goalkeeper in the world right now. (more...)
Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) Valuation According To Analysts
- October 24, 2017

Cl ( VRSK ) stake by 7.36% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. 749091 shares were traded on Verisk Analytics, Inc.'s last session. Cl (VRSK)'s stock declined 6.47%. (NASDAQ:VRSK) for 79,830 shares. The fund owned 360,766 shares of the company's stock after selling 320,824 shares during the period. Apg Asset Nv holds 0.05% or 330,698 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Tiger Woods raises hopes of a comeback with 'stinger' video Tiger Woods raises hopes of a comeback with 'stinger' video
- October 24, 2017

One thing is for sure, Tiger Woods still has it. Some of the videos have included pitch shots and iron shots, but his most recent video should make fans very excited. There has been continuing speculation about Woods' future in golf and he has also battled personal problems, the latest being when he pleaded guilty to driving under the influence in August. (more...)
San Antonio Spurs roundup: Fallout from win vs. Raptors San Antonio Spurs roundup: Fallout from win vs. Raptors
- October 24, 2017

A couple of leftover points in a short and sweet offering because while it was nice of Air Canada to put on a direct Toronto-San Antonio flight, I'm off from here to LAX on the way to San Francisco and it's stupid early here. The Raptors were up six with about nine minutes left and parlayed that into a nine-point deficit with about three minutes to go. Pivot points for the Raptors - Given how the Raptors are still transitioning in their half-court offense, Lucas Nogueira is a mystery ... (more...)
Notre Dame whips USC, gets back into College Football Playoff picture Notre Dame whips USC, gets back into College Football Playoff picture
- October 24, 2017

No. 13 Notre Dame dominated 11th-ranked USC offensively and defensively. Well, it will take a Mount Everest climb for the Trojans to overcome their second loss. Check, check, check, check on those points. All three phases of the game contributed, but a strong performance form quarterback Brandon Wimbush was key. (more...)
Liverpool 'must' replace Klopp with Ancelotti now - Crooks Liverpool 'must' replace Klopp with Ancelotti now - Crooks
- October 24, 2017

He added: "I said at the beginning of the season that it was madness to turn down the £100m-plus offer from Barcelona for Coutinho and not use that money to build a defence worthy of challenging for the title". "They don't take the pride it takes to be a defender". "I've been to previous press conferences and he's nearly laughed at journalists for asking about the defending, nearly as if it's a stupid question and we don't understand what's going on", the The Sunday Times' football ... (more...)
Four things we learned in the Premier League Four things we learned in the Premier League
- October 24, 2017

This being Mourinho, he saw things differently, setting his side out to sit deep and defend and coming away with a point after a 0-0 draw that was every bit as forgettable as the previous goalless stalemate between the teams at Anfield 12 months previously. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton in party mood but left wanting more Lewis Hamilton in party mood but left wanting more
- October 24, 2017

The Mercedes driver is on the brink of a fourth title - which would match Vettel's tally - this weekend in Mexico, with Hamilton requiring just nine points to secure the championship with two races remaining. "There's still a hundred points available". His team had asked him not to but he gleefully defied them. US -based Liberty Media, who took over the sport in January, have said they want every race to be like a Super Bowl in terms of atmosphere and build-up. (more...)
Guwahati semi-final shifted to Kolkata Guwahati semi-final shifted to Kolkata
- October 24, 2017

Given the partisan support that the Brazilian team enjoyed during Sunday's quarter-final clash at Salt Lake stadium against Germany, which they won 2-1, the boys in canary yellow will be only too happy with the switch. People who have bought the tickets for the match which was scheduled to take place in Guwahati will get the refunds. "Nature is something we can't control but the authorities locally will have a lot to answer, because the rains which hit the region in the past few days did not ... (more...)
NIA summons Salahuddin's son in funding case NIA summons Salahuddin's son in funding case
- October 24, 2017

An NIA spokesman said that 42-year-old Yousuf, at present working in the Jammu and Kashmir government's agricultural department, was summoned to the headquarters on Tuesday after which he was placed under arrest. The money was allegedly routed through Saudi Arabia by a man identified as Aijaz Ahmed Bhat, a declared absconder who was charge-sheeted with four others in a previous case back in 2011. (more...)
Jitu Rai, Heena Sidhu win gold in air pistol mixed team event Jitu Rai, Heena Sidhu win gold in air pistol mixed team event
- October 24, 2017

Karni Singh Shooting Range, as they clinched gold in the 10m mixed team air pistol event. They were followed by the French (766) and Chinese (764) in the qualification round as well. When the race for title began, India had an edge over France. In the last six shots, which decided the victor, Heena and Rai remained focused to win first gold of the day. (more...)