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Acadia Healthcare -28% after earnings dud
- October 25, 2017

While the lowered expectations are a letdown, management was quick to note that in the USA, same-facility third-quarter revenue grew 6.3% year over year. Baird says visibility on Acadia's United Kingdom business is limited as it downgrades to Neutral from Buy. Following the transaction, the president now directly owns 81,106 shares in the company, valued at $4,111,263.14. (more...)
Dustin Pedroia undergoes knee surgery
- October 25, 2017

Wright's procedure also was performed at the same hospital by the same surgeon. Dr. Riley Williams III performed the surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in NY, N.Y. Pedroia, 34, is still due $56 million on a contract that runs through the 2021 season. But the knee remained an issue throughout the season. He re-injured the knee in April after a rough slide from Manny Machado. (more...)
MS Dhoni's daughter Ziva singing Malayalam Song, watch video MS Dhoni's daughter Ziva singing Malayalam Song, watch video
- October 25, 2017

While Mahendra Singh Dhoni is coolness personified on-field, his daughter Ziva is the personification of cuteness off it. Malayalam is considered as one of the toughest languages in India, and while Ziva Dhoni is far away from the Land of Malayalam the way she sings made the citizens on the Internet go insane. (more...)
IPL 11 to be played between April 4 and May 31 IPL 11 to be played between April 4 and May 31
- October 25, 2017

The matter can be further discussed at the meeting scheduled next week, before making a final call on November 14 with all eight franchises. Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals, who are coming out after having served a 2-year ban, will be benefitted the most as in this case, MS Dhoni and Suresh Raina will be able to play for CSK again and Ajinkya Rahane would definitely be retained by Rajasthan Royals. (more...)
Mayweather Threw Rounds In McGregor Fight, Claims Jim Lampley Mayweather Threw Rounds In McGregor Fight, Claims Jim Lampley
- October 25, 2017

HBO boxing announcer Jim Lampley expressed his belief Tuesday that Floyd Mayweather Jr. intentionally threw rounds during his August 26 win over Conor McGregor. An Instagram story from UFC legend Urijah Faber got everyone excited about MayMac setting a new record, but this was shot down by a report which claimed it came up just shy of the mark. (more...)
'The Carabao Cup ball is worse than the Jabulani' claims Yaya Toure 'The Carabao Cup ball is worse than the Jabulani' claims Yaya Toure
- October 25, 2017

In response, a statement from the EFL read: "The Mitre ball used in this season's Carabao Cup is of exactly the same technical specification as the balls used in the Sky Bet EFL and Checkatrade Trophy, all of which are tested in accordance with the "FIFA Quality Programme for Footballs" and meet the "FIFA Quality Pro" standard". (more...)
Daniil Kvyat 'will not return again' confirms Red Bull's Helmut Marko Daniil Kvyat 'will not return again' confirms Red Bull's Helmut Marko
- October 25, 2017

Toro Rosso serves as a feeder team to the main Red Bull Racing outfit, bringing on young drivers, and Kvyat was always operating on borrowed time, having been promoted and then dropped by the former champions. He was promoted to Red Bull Racing a year in after Sebastian Vettel decided to make his moved to Scuderia Ferrari. Last season, however, he was replaced by Max Verstappen in Red Bull and was demoted to Scuderia Toro Rosso again. (more...)
Anil Ambani's Reliance Communications to shut down 2G business by November 30
- October 25, 2017

The company has also asked a number of employees to quit as part of its winding up of the operations. Blaming among other factors, the "creative destruction" brought in by Reliance Jio's free voice and cheap data services. We have published in newspapers that as our DTH license is expiring on 21st of November and we are not renewing license. The tower business too is expected to remain operational but RCom is in talks to sell a stake in the tower unit to Canada's Brookfield Group. (more...)
Browns' DeShone Kizer named starter for Vikings game in London Browns' DeShone Kizer named starter for Vikings game in London
- October 25, 2017

He has thrown an interception in every game he has played in this season, including two three-pick performances in back-to-back games in Weeks 2 and 3. In his first six National Football League starts, Kizer completed 93 of his 179 attempts (51.9 percent) for 965 yards with three touchdowns against 11 interceptions. (more...)
Danilo 'misses' Real Madrid Danilo 'misses' Real Madrid
- October 25, 2017

But you have to turn the page". "They are two great coaches", he said. " I had a really good relationship with Zidane during my two years at Real Madrid and now I'm really good with Guardiola ". "Gabriel Jesus is Brazilian but I didn't know him before, he has surprised me with his quality and maturity and it is surprising he is only being 20 years old". (more...)
Bolt determined to pursue football dream Bolt determined to pursue football dream
- October 25, 2017

Hans-Joachim Watzke, the managing director of the German club, reiterated its invitation to the attention of the Bolt, in the columns of RevierSport , explaining that he was "warmly invited" to do a test with the Borussen. " It's a personal goal, I don't care what people really think about it ", Bolt told reporters on the sidelines of the Formula One Grand Prix in Austin on Sunday. (more...)
The 2018 Shot Clock Masters in Austria The 2018 Shot Clock Masters in Austria
- October 25, 2017

Initially, it was thought that those falling foul would be first shown a yellow card before suffering a one-penalty for their next misdemeanour. "The 2018 Shot Clock Masters will be a fascinating addition to our schedule next year", Keith Pelley, chief executive of the European Tour, said. (more...)
Conte insists he is 'different' to his Chelsea predecessors Conte insists he is 'different' to his Chelsea predecessors
- October 25, 2017

Chelsea last lost three consecutive Premier League matches in 2015 when Jose Mourinho's struggles continued in his second spell and he left the club two months later. "That's why there is no better feeling than getting a win and then getting a bit of consistency". SoSport News has rated each Chelsea player to feature against the Hornets - scroll through the gallery above to see who starred and who flopped. (more...)
Lions, kicker Matt Prater agree to 3-year extension Lions, kicker Matt Prater agree to 3-year extension
- October 25, 2017

The Lions and kicker Matt Prater have agreed to a three-year contract extension that's expected to be signed later today. Ian Rapoport reported that the Lions resigning is worth $11.4 million. Prater has a career field-goal accuracy of 83.1 per cent and an extra-point accuracy of 98.1 per cent, missing only seven extra-point attempts of 370 for his career. (more...)
Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka Confirm Return At Abu Dhabi Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka Confirm Return At Abu Dhabi
- October 25, 2017

Djokovic and Wawrinka will compete alongside the likes of Spain's Rafael Nadal , Canada's Milos Raonic , and Austria's Dominic Thiem among the others, for the 10th edition of the tournament. He added: "It is a huge honour to take part in such a special tournament". After losing his status as Tennis world number one to Andy Murray raonion the back of a poor run of form to end 2016, the Serbian great continued to struggle throughout 2017. (more...)
Knicks guard says players don't know the team's plays Knicks guard says players don't know the team's plays
- October 25, 2017

The Boston Celtics cruised past the New York Knicks 110-89 to even their record at 2-2 on the season. The Knicks rely heavily on both Porzingis and Hardaway on offense, and with them shooting 5-of-25 from the field the Knicks will have a hard time winning games. (more...)
Virat Kohli to marry Anushka Sharma in December this year? Virat Kohli to marry Anushka Sharma in December this year?
- October 25, 2017

The much-talked about couple is yet to announce the final dates of their grand wedding to the world. While certain sections of the press quoted unnamed sources claiming the cricketer and the Bollywood star are all set to get married in December, others stated all such rumours were being floated to push the ad. (more...)
Leicester could reveal new manager 'within 24 hours' Leicester could reveal new manager 'within 24 hours'
- October 25, 2017

Puel is the man that they are believed to have chosen, and it would be the Frenchman's first job since he left his role as manager at Southampton in June. A number of Leicester supporters have been underwhelmed by the potential appointment of Puel, but it's worth remembering that Claudio Ranieri didn't exactly receive an open-armed welcome, and the Italian went on to conjure up the most stunning season in the club's history. (more...)
Cardinals' Colin Kaepernick reasoning makes zero sense Cardinals' Colin Kaepernick reasoning makes zero sense
- October 25, 2017

National Football League team gets asked about Colin Kaepernick . Arians' response? Two blatant lies, or maybe just one blatant lie and a heavy does of stupidity. In 2014, not only did the Cardinals keep more the two quarterbacks on the active roster, but four different quarterbacks actually saw National Football League action, as Palmer, Stanton, Ryan Lindley and Logan Thomas all appeared in multiple games. (more...)
Chelsea's predicted XI vs. Everton: Kenedy, Musonda lead the change Chelsea's predicted XI vs. Everton: Kenedy, Musonda lead the change
- October 25, 2017

Chelsea will be without Danny Drinkwater and Victor Mosses who are still recovering from injury problems, Conte will also be missing PFA Player of the Year N'Golo Kante who picked up an injury while on global duty with France. What time we do have has to be quality time . While it will be hard for David Unsworth to get his side to produce magic on the pitch in only 2 days, the Toffees will be aware that the pressure of being favourites can possibly weigh their opponents down and the ... (more...)
Chelsea's Gary Cahill: Title race still open after comeback win over Watford Chelsea's Gary Cahill: Title race still open after comeback win over Watford
- October 25, 2017

The defending Premier League champions started a sticky run of form with a 1-0 loss to leaders Manchester City last month after ex Blues midfielder Kevin De Bruyne scored a second-half victor at Stamford Bridge. "I'm sure he has things to improve but as a player that's exactly how you respond", he said. Going into the game against Watford , Chelsea were without a win in three games, having lost 1-0 to Manchester City and 2-1 to Crystal Palace before drawing 3-3 with Roma in the ... (more...)
Spain have a simple plan against Mali today Spain have a simple plan against Mali today
- October 25, 2017

The Eagles lost their first Group "B" match to Paraguay (2-3) before bouncing back with convincing victories against Turkey (3-0) and New Zealand (3-1). Skipper Mohamed Camara has been suspended after receiving his second yellow in the quarters. Mali have in form Youssouf Koita in goal. Mali has the upper hand in this department, having scored an impressive 15 goals in the tournament with Lassana N'diaye top-scoring with five goals to his name. (more...)
ISIS target Leo Messi & the 2018 World Cup ISIS target Leo Messi & the 2018 World Cup
- October 25, 2017

The horrific image shows the Barcelona forward standing behind bars with blood apparently coming from his eyes. It's possibly the latest tactics used by ISIS terrorists to spread fear ahead of the mega tournament in Russian Federation next year. (more...)
Young Huddersfield fan sends Aaron Mooy £5 note and heartwarming letter Young Huddersfield fan sends Aaron Mooy £5 note and heartwarming letter
- October 25, 2017

And he penned a heart-warming letter to Huddersfield board member Sean Jarvis, who posted a photo of it to his Twitter, where it's melted plenty of hearts. The fan, a lad by the name of Adam, included the money in a hand-written letter sent to Mooy, informing the Australian worldwide that he deserved to keep the fiver because "he played very well and scored ". (more...)
Jackie Robinson's family tosses ceremonial first pitch before Game 1 Jackie Robinson's family tosses ceremonial first pitch before Game 1
- October 25, 2017

Dodger royalty was well represented by a pair of nonagenarians in Tommy Lasorda and Don Newcombe, and one soon to be in Vin Scully. Jackie Robinson's widow, Rachel, threw out the ceremonial first pitch. It wouldn't have seemed proper to lose it with Koufax in attendance, either. "I got us in six", he said. "Makes it fun when you jump on it like that", Taylor said. (more...)
Philippe Coutinho knows what Liverpool require defensively Philippe Coutinho knows what Liverpool require defensively
- October 25, 2017

But Brazil global Coutinho says the Reds must take collective responsibility for their defensive shortcomings as they look to cut out mistakes that are costing them dear. "With hard games like this one, we know it's these things that decide them". "When you constantly change partners at centre back, it affects your game and that is what has happened to Matip". (more...)
Jason Peters' MRI reveals torn MCL and ACL Jason Peters' MRI reveals torn MCL and ACL
- October 25, 2017

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, an MRI confirmed that the left tackle tore the ACL and MCL in his right knee. A 166-game starter across 14 NFL seasons, Peters had been playing at a high level through six and a half games, keying one of the league's most effective offensive lines. (more...)
Top seed Roger Federer opens hometown campaign with impressive win Top seed Roger Federer opens hometown campaign with impressive win
- October 25, 2017

The Swiss star next plays Benoit Paire of France after Paire beat American Steve Johnson 6-3 7-6 (7-4) and the 19-time grand slam champion, says he is feeling good. "The next round with Paire will be tough, he is a risky player indoors. I'm happy I've found my rhythm early in Basel". Second-seeded Marin Cilic also advanced to the second round, winning the first set 6-3 before opponent Florian Mayer of Germany retired injured. (more...)
Curry calls $50K fine an 'expensive mouthpiece toss' Curry calls $50K fine an 'expensive mouthpiece toss'
- October 25, 2017

Though, there's some around the National Basketball Association who believed Curry should have been suspended. Curry , who occasionally tosses his mouthpiece to the hardwood when upset, realizes that if another incident arises, he could face a heftier fine or even possibly a suspension. (more...)
Arsenal set to open Wilshere contract talks Arsenal set to open Wilshere contract talks
- October 25, 2017

Wilshere completed the Football Association's Level Two coaching qualification last season while on loan at Bournemouth and has now begun taking his UEFA "B" badge. Stellar displays against all of Doncaster Rovers, BATE Borisov and Red Star Belgrade have even seen Wilshere reintegrated into Arsenal's Premier League squad, with the 25-year-old having set up Aaron Ramsey for his side's 4th goal after coming off the bench versus Everton at the weekend. (more...)