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Watch Damian Lillard hit the game-winner over the Lakers Watch Damian Lillard hit the game-winner over the Lakers
- November 03, 2017

Lillard finished with a game-high 32 points after hitting his game-winning shot with only 0.7 showing on the game clock. There were many positives to be taken from the performance, but one positive was a definite negative. The Blazers missed seven shots in the extra period. The Blazers, who lost the night before in Utah in overtime, turned to Lillard. He walked the ball up the court, waited for the clock to drain to nearly zero, and buried the winning shot. (more...)
Fumbles still holding Spartans back with Penn State looming Fumbles still holding Spartans back with Penn State looming
- November 03, 2017

Why? Here's a history lesson.In 2015, Michigan State was No. 7 and Oklahoma was No. 15 in the initial CFP rankings, and the Spartans and the Sooners wound up in the final four.In 2014, the first year of the CFP, Ohio State was No. Lewerke and Stewart combined for 57 yards, more than the 37 between running backs LJ Scott , Gerald Holmes and Madre London. Plus, let's not forget that this team has top-dog head coach Izzo leading the pack. (more...)
It's Raining Rewards For Ace Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth It's Raining Rewards For Ace Shuttler Kidambi Srikanth
- November 03, 2017

In the women singles BWF rankings, India's top two women shuttlers' rank remained unchanged. The incredible string of results for Kidambi Srikanth , which has catapulted him straight into the elite of the badminton world has a lot to do with the unmatched endeavor of the 24-year-old. (more...)
Warriors Want Gregg Popovich, Not Donald Trump, To Win Election in 2020 Warriors Want Gregg Popovich, Not Donald Trump, To Win Election in 2020
- November 03, 2017

So Danny Ferry and I used to go to the concierge to find out where Pop was eating (laughs)... so you'd just sneak in, "oh hey-oh Pop-how you doing? - hey waiter here's the bill". "We have a pathological liar in the White House: unfit intellectually, emotionally, and psychologically to hold this office and the whole world knows it, especially those around him every day". (more...)
Pierre Garçon to be placed on injured reserve with neck injury Pierre Garçon to be placed on injured reserve with neck injury
- November 03, 2017

The 49ers signed Garcon, 31, during free agency because of his familiarity with Kyle Shanahan's offensive system and because they felt he would add an element of toughness to the 49ers' offense. According to the Niners, Garcon suffered what, in medical terms, is called a non-displaced fracture of the c 5 pedicle, which is a small piece of bone in the neck located just below the skull. (more...)
USA mission in Niger not what U.S. commanders say it was USA mission in Niger not what U.S. commanders say it was
- November 03, 2017

The American team leader also expressed concerns about the mission, after a second USA and Nigerien unit was unable to join them for the operation, a senior US intelligence source said. Asked why USA troops were accompanying Nigerien forces, Dunford said at a Pentagon press conference that U.S. forces would "only accompany partner forces when the chances of enemy contact are unlikely". (more...)
Nadal edges past Cuevas to reach Paris Masters quarter-finals Nadal edges past Cuevas to reach Paris Masters quarter-finals
- November 03, 2017

The eighth spot is still up for grabs, and Juan Martin del Potro will move into pole position with a win over John Isner in the last-eight, which also confirmed his return to the world's top-10. "I didn't expect to get this close to qualifying for London". But Isner broke Dimitrov when the sixth seed was serving for the match with a scorching return victor, and continued his momentum to finally finish the match in a third-set breaker after nearly three hours of play. (more...)
Ronaldo provides explanation for Real Madrid's struggles Ronaldo provides explanation for Real Madrid's struggles
- November 03, 2017

Real's disappointing form culminated in a 2-1 loss to minnows Girona in Catalonia at the weekend, before the whole of Europe were given a first-hand glimpse at just how worrying the situation at the club has become last night versus Tottenham Hotspur. (more...)
Patrice Evra sent off for kicking his own supporter in the head Patrice Evra sent off for kicking his own supporter in the head
- November 03, 2017

At one point a group of hecklers came down from the stands and near the pitch-side ad boards, where they were confronted by an angry Evra. "It's obvious", Garcia told beIN Sports. L'equipe is reporting that the former Manchester United and Juventus full-back had to be escorted into the dressing room by his teammates Rolando and Doria. (more...)
Tottenham's Hugo Lloris out with adductor injury for at least two weeks Tottenham's Hugo Lloris out with adductor injury for at least two weeks
- November 03, 2017

Lloris was a conspicuous absence from the France squad on Thursday when it was named by national team boss Didier Deschamps for this month's friendlies against Wales on November 10 and Germany in Cologne four days later. "He underwent tests this morning that confirm a tear in his adductor". Tottenham Hotspur fans are still in ecstasy after Wednesday's 3-1 Champions League victory over Real Madrid , but they have now been given some bad news. (more...)
Texans' worst fears confirmed in Deshaun Watson shocker Texans' worst fears confirmed in Deshaun Watson shocker
- November 02, 2017

Deshaun Watson's stellar rookie season may be over. The Texans traded up in the first round of the 2017 National Football League draft to select Watson with the No. Watson has 19 passing touchdowns and eight interceptions in seven games this season to go with 269 yards rushing and two touchdowns. He also was named the NFL's Offensive Rookie of the Month for October. (more...)
Demarai Gray pens new contract at Leicester City Demarai Gray pens new contract at Leicester City
- November 02, 2017

Gray, who joined the Foxes halfway through the 2015/16 Premier League winning campaign, had been linked with a move away from the club in recent months. Demarai Gray has similar qualities to Chelsea's Eden Hazard and must strive to match the Belgian's high standards, Leicester City manager Claude Puel said on Thursday. (more...)
Red Sox Begin To Fill Out Alex Cora's Coaching Staff Red Sox Begin To Fill Out Alex Cora's Coaching Staff
- November 02, 2017

Former major league manager Ron Roenicke will be the bench coach for new manager Alex Cora. Goodwin actually worked with the Red Sox organization from 2008 to 2011, too, and was part of the coaching staff for the Single-A Spinners in 2008. (more...)
London calling for Del Potro
- November 02, 2017

A watch-less Zverev would take the set, but ultimately fall, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2. The Argentinian has the edge in the head-to-heads, having won six of their previous eight meetings including their only match of 2017 when they met at the World Tour Masters in Canada. (more...)
Acquires New Holdings in Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC)
- November 02, 2017

The stock rose 1.67% or $4.91 reaching $299.19. About 240,052 shares traded. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 7.92% since November 2, 2016 and is uptrending. It has a 38.93 P/E ratio. Facebook enables people to connect, share, discover and communicate with each other on mobile devices and personal computers. (more...)
Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. Invests $501000 in Mylan NV (MYL) Stock
- November 02, 2017

It has underperformed by 24.43% the S&P500. Among 13 analysts covering PTC ( NASDAQ:PTC ), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. The stock closed the regular trading session at $36.85 yesterday, compared to the closing price of $35.71 the previous day - a change of 3.19 percent. (more...)
Suns reportedly open to three-team trade with Pistons for Bledsoe Suns reportedly open to three-team trade with Pistons for Bledsoe
- November 02, 2017

He also added that the Suns could be very interested in what other incentive goes along with Jackson. The Suns and Bledsoe have reached a point where the veteran signal caller will not be playing for the team anymore, so a trade appears imminent. (more...)
Postseason Legend Carlos Beltran Brought to Tears After Finally Winning World Series Postseason Legend Carlos Beltran Brought to Tears After Finally Winning World Series
- November 02, 2017

I'm happy and I'm looking forward to what is ahead". "He meant everything to us", Carlos Correa said. He signed a massive free-agent deal with the Mets after his breakout 2004 October and spent most of his seven seasons in NY coupling outstanding on-field production with uncomfortable off-field misunderstandings. (more...)
Colts to put Andrew Luck on IR Colts to put Andrew Luck on IR
- November 02, 2017

Why throw Luck out there when he's not 100 percent? Colts general manager Chris Ballard said Thursday that the team has not heard from one doctor that Luck's shoulder situation is career ending. "We feel for the long-term interest of Andrew, this is the best course of action", said Ballard. "Before we put anybody out there, we're going to make sure he's right so we're going to stick to that process", Pagano said via the Colts' website. (more...)
Malik Zaire to start at QB for Florida Gators at Missouri Malik Zaire to start at QB for Florida Gators at Missouri
- November 02, 2017

Florida is moving on from its disastrous performance against Georgia and the firing of coach Jim McElwain . Zaire has completed 12 of 23 passes for 142 yards for Florida this season. "Malik is the starting quarterback for this upcoming game at Missouri", said Shannon. Turning to Zaire is the latest move. The Gators are turning to Malik Zaire to try to end their three-game slide and salvage a season thats spiraling out of control. (more...)
West Ham low on defenders but aim to expose 'vulnerable' Liverpool West Ham low on defenders but aim to expose 'vulnerable' Liverpool
- November 02, 2017

Jose Fonte picked up an injury in the 2-2 draw at Crystal Palace last weekend, which is another blow, and away from defence, Michail Antonio is also absent. "We had everybody except James Collins and then Winston Reid, who we lost the day before the game". "Reid and Cresswell should be available but this week we have had another few injuries, especially defenders, and it doesn't look great now in that area of team". (more...)
Angels reach 5-year deal with Justin Upton Angels reach 5-year deal with Justin Upton
- November 02, 2017

Upton alone probably won't be enough for the Angels to compete in the AL West, from which the Astros just won the World Series, but he could be the start of something. That's because thousands and thousands of Detroit Tigers fans were also cheering on their American League counterpart, hoping that one of their own would get his first World Series title. (more...)
Virat Kohli's walkie-talkie usage during India-New Zealand T20I within ICC parameters Virat Kohli's walkie-talkie usage during India-New Zealand T20I within ICC parameters
- November 02, 2017

MS Dhoni's ability to enthral Indian cricket fans is unmatched and when he opens scoring with a huge six, the crowds are bound to go berserk. "The use of two-way walkie-talkies is allowed for communication between the dugout and the dressing room area by player support personnel", explained the source. (more...)
Simon Grayson releases statement after Sunderland sacking Simon Grayson releases statement after Sunderland sacking
- November 02, 2017

However, Express Sport understands he is not under consideration. Simon Grayson has issued a statement following his sacking as Sunderland manager on Tuesday night. "It's the first I've heard of it", he told talkSPORT . Meanwhile, Phil Brown may now be in charge of Southend but that small matter hasn't prevented him from hurling his name into the frame for the Sunderland post after declaring his love for the club (see tweet). (more...)
Auburn's Austin Wiley and Danjel Purifoy out indefinitely Auburn's Austin Wiley and Danjel Purifoy out indefinitely
- November 02, 2017

Auburn faces Barry in an exhibition game Thursday night at the Auburn Arena. He allegedly paid some of that money to the families of two recruits, whose names haven't been released by investigators. The son of former Auburn women's basketball standout Vickie Orr was the captain of the United States' U-19 team at the FIBA World Cup this past summer. (more...)
Medidata Solutions, Inc. (MDSO) Now Covered by Analysts at Dougherty & Co
- November 02, 2017

It has outperformed by 51.67% the S&P500. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas reported 0% stake. Fred Alger Mngmt Inc has 0.26% invested in Medidata Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDSO) for 701,239 shares. Medidata Solutions Inc. (Medidata), launched on April 12, 2000, is a provider of cloud-based solutions for life sciences. Therefore 75% are positive. (more...)
Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACOR) Signals Intraday Volatility - Down $0.93
- November 02, 2017

Additionally, here are a few investment firms who have increased or decreased their stake in ( ACOR ). Acquires 40,798 Shares of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc . Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 53,724,302 with a reported 6,383,394 bought and 3,111,710 sold. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website . (more...)
Alabama welcomes LSU fans for Saturday's game Alabama welcomes LSU fans for Saturday's game
- November 02, 2017

LSU coach Ed Orgeron knows what his fans are thinking about Saturday's game at Alabama. Much of that comes from how one-dimensional the Tigers can be at times. "I think Syracuse didn't listen to that when they played Clemson". Either certainly is more of a rival to LSU than Tennessee is to Alabama - when's the last time the Vols lived up to the preseason hype that "this is the year Tennessee will challenge for the SEC East"? Except at 8-0 they've beaten everybody ... (more...)
RSA share price dips as hurricanes hit third-quarter performance RSA share price dips as hurricanes hit third-quarter performance
- November 02, 2017

However, UK underwriting results were hit by US/Caribbean hurricane costs , and RSA said its weather losses during the quarter included a provision of £50m for those storms. "We are continuing to drive business enhancements across the Group, whilst taking further underwriting action in some portfolios to improve performance for 2018", Hester said. (more...)
Christian Heidel: 'Schalke 04 have reached limit with Leon Goretzka' Christian Heidel: 'Schalke 04 have reached limit with Leon Goretzka'
- November 02, 2017

The 22-year-old Germany worldwide becomes a free agent at the end of the season when his contract expires and there are no signs that he will pen an extension with the Bundesliga club. Mundo Deportivo state that the player is now assessing whether to move to Barca in the winter transfer window or wait for the summer transfer window. (more...)