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Pelicans star Anthony Davis returns from knee injury vs. Cavaliers Pelicans star Anthony Davis returns from knee injury vs. Cavaliers
- October 29, 2017

All four opponents have scored at least 112 points in that stretch, bombing the Cavs with 3s and burned them in transition. The latest lineup sends Jae Crowder to the bench and will feature LeBron James , Kevin Love , Derrick Rose , J.R. "We're out two starting point guards", James said of Rose and Isaiah Thomas . The Knicks (1-3) pounded one of the teams that have beaten the Cavs and rained 3s upon them during this ugly stretch when they beat the Brooklyn Nets 107-86 on Friday. (more...)
Oakland A's catcher Bruce Maxwell arrested in Arizona on gun charge Oakland A's catcher Bruce Maxwell arrested in Arizona on gun charge
- October 29, 2017

Scottsdale PD tells TMZ Sports Maxwell, 26, was arrested at 6:08PM at his Scottsdale, AZ home. Cops say he is in custody and awaiting his initial appearance in front of a judge. He claimed last week during a visit to his hometown of Huntsville, Ala., that a pro-Trump waiter refused to serve him at a restaurant because of his peaceful protest. (more...)
Kimbrel, Jansen named 2017 Relievers of the Year Kimbrel, Jansen named 2017 Relievers of the Year
- October 29, 2017

Boston Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel has been named the 2017 Mariano Rivera American League Reliever of the Year. With 230 saves, he's the Dodgers' all-time leader in the category. He posted more than three outs in seven different games. Kimbrel is the first player to earn the award in each league. The Rivera and Hoffman Awards replaced MLB's "Delivery Man of the Year Award", which was presented to one victor in all of Major League Baseball from 2005-2013, and have continued a ... (more...)
Washington State vs. Arizona live stream Washington State vs. Arizona live stream
- October 29, 2017

He was replaced by Tyler Hilinski, who seemed to spark the Cougars and led them to a brief lead in the third quarter, but the Wildcats eventually picked off Hilinski four times as they pulled away in the third and fourth quarters. Hilinski has accounted for three touchdowns, including two rushing. "He'll take a hit". Utah (4-4, 1-4) couldn't catch up for a fourth straight loss. (more...)
UFC Fight Night 119 Results: Derek Brunson KO's Lyoto Machida UFC Fight Night 119 Results: Derek Brunson KO's Lyoto Machida
- October 29, 2017

The six-fight main card starts at 10 p.m. on FS1 and also features Demian Maia vs. Colby Covington , Pedro Munhoz vs. Rob Font , Francisco Trinaldo vs. Brunson was pushing forward with his strikes but not over extending himself while looking for a home for his powerful left hand, which has put more than a few middleweights to sleep during his career. (more...)
Iowa State knocks off unbeaten TCU Iowa State knocks off unbeaten TCU
- October 29, 2017

The Cyclones, bowl eligible for the first time since 2012, own the tiebreaker over the Horned Frogs and Sooners - both victims in a month for the ages at Iowa State . TCU out-gained ISU 307 to 255 for the game. But the Horned Frogs are on the fast track to the Big 12 championship game with wins already over West Virginia and Oklahoma State. (more...)
Gareth Bale given green light for Real Madrid departure Gareth Bale given green light for Real Madrid departure
- October 29, 2017

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is reportedly keen to cash in on the 28-year-old, with his lack of popularity with the fans being deemed as having a negative impact on the La Liga giants' performances. But a deal for Kane with Bale going the other way could see Spurs re-think their stance. Gareth Bale has reportedly been given the green light to depart Real Madrid this summer. (more...)
Martellus Bennett Hints at Retirement in Instagram Post Martellus Bennett Hints at Retirement in Instagram Post
- October 29, 2017

These next games are for you. He caught 85 passes for 846 yards and four touchdowns in four seasons in Dallas. Now in his 10th season in the NFL , Bennett was drafted by the Cowboys in the second round of the 2008 draft. In September, after United States President Donald Trump suggested NFL owners should fire players who don't stand for the national anthem, Martellus posted a pointed reply on social media. (more...)
Verstappen retains front-row place in Mexico following stewards' inquiry
- October 29, 2017

Bottas locked up at the left-hand hairpin that followed, and he abandoned the lap, meaning he only had one attempt to decide his grid position with his second run. The Red Bull driver had slowed dramatically on entry to the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez's stadium section as Bottas approached on a flying lap, forcing the Finn to avoid his auto. (more...)
Delta addresses Thunder plane damage en route to Chicago Delta addresses Thunder plane damage en route to Chicago
- October 29, 2017

The Thunder made it safely to Chicago early Saturday morning after a 119-116 loss to the Timberwolves, but not without some flight issues. Wolf, in an email, said no one was hurt and the plane landed without incident. "The critical bird hits in aviation [are] the ones that occur on the engine area", Genc said. Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) drives to the basket in front of Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo (4) during the third quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. (more...)
ESPN bracing for another round of widespread layoffs ESPN bracing for another round of widespread layoffs
- October 29, 2017

Now ESPN is reportedly looking to hire more outside production staff to help lower the cost of production. The layoff will target both on-air talent and behind-the-scenes production staffers. Prior to the suspension, Hill had made headlines for her criticism of President Trump, who she called a white supremacist and "the worst president of my lifetime". (more...)
Josh Rosen injury: Bruins QB leaves game vs. Washington Josh Rosen injury: Bruins QB leaves game vs. Washington
- October 29, 2017

Rosen threw a 7-yard TD pass to Jordan Wilson in the second quarter, but Washington scored the next 27 points. Washington's defense was dominant as usual, sacking Josh Rosen four times in the first half before UCLA's star quarterback had to leave the game in the third quarter with an apparent injury. (more...)
Norfolk State DL Nick Ackies Killed, Ex-NSU Player Jaquan Anderson Arrested Norfolk State DL Nick Ackies Killed, Ex-NSU Player Jaquan Anderson Arrested
- October 29, 2017

He graduated in the spring and attended Norfolk State, where he was a freshman defensive lineman on the football team. A 22-year-old Norfolk State graduate identified as Jaquan Anderson was arrested and charged with second-degree murder and using a gun in connection to Ackies' death, the school said in a release. (more...)
Arsenal come from behind to beat Swansea 2-1
- October 29, 2017

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger credited Sead Kolasinac with proving that bargains still exist in the transfer market after the wing-back inspired a 2-1 comeback win over Swansea on Saturday. The visitors, without injured striker Wilfried Bony, midfielder Renato Sanches and defender Martin Olsson , took the lead in the 22nd minute against the run of play. (more...)
OKC Thunder plane damaged in mid-air; Delta says bird likely responsible
- October 29, 2017

Several players posted photos on social media, both thankful that the team was safe and curious as to what could have hit the plane. 'We had a rough flight to say the least, ' said Adams, 24. The vast majority involve birds, although bats, reptiles and mammals that have wandered onto runways have all been involved. However, the plane suffered a bit of damage during the flight to the Windy City. (more...)
Plane Carrying NBA Team Has Mid-Air Collision With Something Enormous Plane Carrying NBA Team Has Mid-Air Collision With Something Enormous
- October 28, 2017

A plane carrying National Basketball Association team the Oklahoma City Thunder from Minneapolis to Chicago apparently struck a bird early Saturday when it was landing, damaging the plane, Delta Airlines said. He's enlisted the help of NASA, Neil deGrasse Tyson , and Bill Nye . Adams wrote above an image of the damaged plane. On January 15, 2009, US Airways Flight 1549 collided with a flock of Canada geese after taking off from New York's LaGuardia Airport, resulting in two ... (more...)
Astros' Gurriel appears to make racist gesture mocking Dodgers pitcher Astros' Gurriel appears to make racist gesture mocking Dodgers pitcher
- October 28, 2017

I'm sure Darvish did. "I think he's one of the best pitchers in Japan, and I never had success against him". I never had any luck against him. But I believe we should put our effort into learning rather than to accuse him. "Including him and I, nobody's ideal". "Nobody's flawless and everybody is different and then. we just. have to learn from it", he tweeted. He then called for Gurriel to learn from the mistake. (more...)
Texas leads Baylor 21-7 at halftime Texas leads Baylor 21-7 at halftime
- October 28, 2017

His rushing score came later in the second quarter on a zone-read keeper one play after Baylor punter Connor Martin dropped a snap and fell on it at his own 28. Texas found itself in no-man's land again on the following drive, going for it on fourth-and-two at the Baylor 38-yard line, but the Bears defensed forced a turnover on downs. (more...)
Verstappen: Failure was with an old engine Verstappen: Failure was with an old engine
- October 28, 2017

I am sure if Max was on the radar at Ferrari or Mercedes , that has removed on opponent in a way. And obviously Red Bull have expressed that they want to keep us as a pairing. Vettel, who has been cast 66 points adrift of Hamilton, must finish either first or second tomorrow to stand any chance of taking the championship battle to the penultimate round of the season in Brazil in a fortnight's time. (more...)
Ole Miss-Arkansas The Basics Ole Miss-Arkansas The Basics
- October 28, 2017

Ole Miss: Matt Luke 3-4 (first year). If that weren't enough, Arkansas learned this week that standout center Frank Ragnow will miss the rest of the season with a high-ankle sprain. On the Rebels' next possession, Josh Liddell intercepted a Jordan Ta'amu pass and returned it 54 yards to setup another Arkansas score, closing the game to 31-21 at the half. (more...)
MI replaces starting QB John O'Korn with redshirt freshman Brandon Peters MI replaces starting QB John O'Korn with redshirt freshman Brandon Peters
- October 28, 2017

Peters then proceeded to march MI down the field for an 8-play, 77-yard drive touchdown drive. Upon entering the lineup, Peters immediately looked like an upgrade, hooking up with Chris Evans for a 20-yard touchdown pass, the first scoring throw of his career. (more...)
For fifth consecutive week, Friday prayers disallowed at Jamia Masjid For fifth consecutive week, Friday prayers disallowed at Jamia Masjid
- October 28, 2017

The spokesman termed the 27th October as the most unfortunate day in the history of Kashmir and said, when people of Kashmir were observing the day as a black day, the authorities again turned to their traditional approach of curbing the dissent by imposing curfew and strict restrictions on the movement of the people. (more...)
Florida Denies Negotiating Contract Buyout With Jim McElwain Florida Denies Negotiating Contract Buyout With Jim McElwain
- October 28, 2017

The university did not waste much time in denying that report. After two rounds of media sessions without offering details on the "death threats" mentioned Monday, Florida head coach Jim McElwain did his best to own and clarify his controversial comments, acknowledging that what he said Monday reflected poorly on the fanbase and had caused an unnecessary distraction. (more...)
Unwell Magnussen will Require FIA Check-up ahead of Final Practice Unwell Magnussen will Require FIA Check-up ahead of Final Practice
- October 28, 2017

His fitness will be assessed by the FIA medical delegate before he is allowed to run on Saturday morning, but the team believes that it will be a formality. "Happy to report Kevin Magnussen feeling much better", revealed Haas on social media ahead of today's practice session. "But we wanted to get him back to the hotel so he rests, and also that he doesn't give it to everyone". (more...)
Brazil beat Mali 2-0 to claim U-17 World Cup Bronze Brazil beat Mali 2-0 to claim U-17 World Cup Bronze
- October 28, 2017

Both sides may, however, rest some of their regular players and give chance to those who have been warming the bench though keeping the core of their respective teams intact. Salam Jiddou was once off-target, while on another Brazao tipped over his right footer for a corner. But Brazil exploited the gaps at the back and Alberto fired in a low shot past the goalkeeper with just two minute left in the match. (more...)
Vonn and Gut flop at World Cup slalom opener Vonn and Gut flop at World Cup slalom opener
- October 28, 2017

Overall champion Mikaela Shiffrin, who was second after the opening leg, had a tough run and the American almost skied out before finishing in fifth, 0.74 off Rebensburg's winning time. However, she quickly developed into a specialist and has meanwhile racked up 12 wins in GS while earning back-to-back season titles in 2011 and 2012. (more...)
Wallabies beat Barbarians 31-28 but lose two key players to injuries Wallabies beat Barbarians 31-28 but lose two key players to injuries
- October 28, 2017

Beale's excellent form since returning to the side for the Rugby Championship has been been a key factor in Australia's recent improvement, including a drought-breaking Bledisloe Test win over the All Blacks. "Ben McCalman put his hand up pretty strongly for a guy who hasn't played a lot of footy", Cheika said of the 49-test number eight, in Wallabies colours for the first time since August 2016. (more...)
India aim to ride momentum in series decider India aim to ride momentum in series decider
- October 28, 2017

Virat Kohli , who is the current captain of the Indian team, has made his mark in his captaincy stint. India will now collide with New Zealand for one last time in the 3-match series at the Green Park Stadium in Kanpur . What time is the India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI match? Where can I watch India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI live cricket score and match? The live broadcast of the 3rd ODI between India and New Zealand will start at 01:30 PM IST. (more...)
Ronaldo reveals the name of his unborn daughter Ronaldo reveals the name of his unborn daughter
- October 28, 2017

I just want to share this with you. "I think it's a handsome name". It is a change in tact from Cristiano Ronaldo , who was largely secretive about the birth of his twins in June. Cristiano Ronaldo is undeniably one of the more polished footballers off the field, so here's a look at all the ladies he's rumoured to have dated. (more...)
Ben Stokes apparently protecting two men in wild street brawl Ben Stokes apparently protecting two men in wild street brawl
- October 28, 2017

Stokes was arrested after a mid-night pub brawl in Bristol. We could've been in real trouble. Both of them also observed that they didn't know what would be the repercussions of the incident as they weren't cricket fans.They have now given their version of the story to police, which in turn could prove to be vital in the ongoing investigation. (more...)