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Andy Murray makes successful return vs. kilt-wearing Roger Federer Andy Murray makes successful return vs. kilt-wearing Roger Federer
- November 08, 2017

At the end of the first set, Federer said during a courtside interview that he would gladly wear a kilt if one was produced and the 19-time grand slam singles champion quickly found himself dressed in the traditional Highland attire to roars of delight from the crowd. (more...)
England add Jack Cork to depleted squad England add Jack Cork to depleted squad
- November 08, 2017

I haven't really got the words for it. Cork has made 13 appearances in all competitions for Burnley this season after making the move to Turf Moor from Swansea in the summer. Southgate wants Wilshere, 26, to get league games under his belt before being considered for England after 12 months in the worldwide wilderness. (more...)
Browne agrees to fight WBO champ Parker Browne agrees to fight WBO champ Parker
- November 08, 2017

The "Gypsy King", who is expected to make a comeback to the ring in 2018, continues to call out IBF, IBO and WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua . Higgins labelled talk of a mid-year fight in Russian Federation against Alexander Povetkin as an "exciting and lucrative option". After the fight, Wilder called out Joshua. (more...)
Aldridge, Green help Spurs trim Clippers Aldridge, Green help Spurs trim Clippers
- November 08, 2017

A lot of people participated. "Making shots does make things simpler", Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said. Then we stopped moving the ball on offense. The Clippers have cooled off big time after a fast start, as they're shooting just 43.2 percent from the field and that's with a heavy home schedule. (more...)
Aaron Judge On Leaked MLB 18: The Show Cover Aaron Judge On Leaked MLB 18: The Show Cover
- November 08, 2017

Blue Jays starter Marcus Stroman will be on the cover in Canada. You can see both covers below. Those who pre-order will receive 10 additional Standard Packs and 1 Legend card. Judge, a finalist for AL MVP and the favorite for Rookie of the Year, will be on the cover of " MLB: The Show 2018" for PlayStation 4 , the league announced on Monday. (more...)
Latest Jim Irsay comments could complicate Andrew Luck situation Latest Jim Irsay comments could complicate Andrew Luck situation
- November 08, 2017

Patrick was stunned. "Wow", he said. Luck has been shut down for the season and won't play until the 2018 season... "It's a great question", Irsay said. That's not going to create a better relationship between the quarterback and his organization. "That timetable is more on the football Gods and Andrew's gut feeling on how he's feeling". (more...)
Knicks, Porzingis carry magical run to Orlando Knicks, Porzingis carry magical run to Orlando
- November 08, 2017

Yes, that is Zeller (a real, live National Basketball Association rotation center) being blocked four times on one possession, with three in a row coming from Porzingis in emphatic fashion. The Knicks came back from 19 down to beat IN by seven on Sunday and rallied from a 15-point deficit to beat Charlotte. However, they have gotten off to a solid 5-4 start to the 2017-18 National Basketball Association season, which is good enough for sixth in the Eastern Conference. (more...)
NFL Minute: Raiders still alive in AFC West NFL Minute: Raiders still alive in AFC West
- November 08, 2017

The Dolphins were fighting to win and catch up to the Buffalo Bills in what is turning out to be a surprisingly tight AFC East race. Drake and Williams each had six receptions and combined for 82 yards. The Raiders defense nearly blew the lead again, but the ensuing onside kick went their way. "To me, what it comes down to is, the tackling on the back end has really been poor". (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott's lawyers trying to settle case with NFL Ezekiel Elliott's lawyers trying to settle case with NFL
- November 08, 2017

But this time, there might be a final decision for the rest of the season. While Ezekiel Elliott continues to insist that he is fighting for his name, his attorneys have attempted to settle his case with the National Football League and have the Dallas Cowboys running back's six-game suspension reduced, a source close to the situation told ESPN. (more...)
Iowa joins college football playoff rankings Iowa joins college football playoff rankings
- November 08, 2017

Oklahoma remained fifth and TCU moved up to sixth. The Horned Frogs beat Texas on Saturday and stayed ahead of undefeated Miami and Wisconsin in the process. Fate would have it that TCU meets Oklahoma in Norman on Saturday night in a huge primetime spot on FOX. UCF is unbeaten and leading the American's East Division, and Memphis , ranked 22nd, is in the first in the AAC West. (more...)
As Kyrie Irving Shines, LeBron James Throws a Little Shade As Kyrie Irving Shines, LeBron James Throws a Little Shade
- November 08, 2017

In a series of tweets posted two and a half hours after the initial Instagram, Green said that "FYI people should really stop making assumptions". While many believed the Arthur meme was in reaction to Kyrie Irving and the Celtics for winning against the team that defeated the Cavs the day before, he added three more photos of him with clenched fists, and adding the caption that he will forever have the same mood. (more...)
Car Accident Forces Angela Lee Out of ONE Championship Title Fight Car Accident Forces Angela Lee Out of ONE Championship Title Fight
- November 08, 2017

Lee, 21, will make a full recovery from the accident which happened early Tuesday when she fell asleep while driving to the gym in Hawaii where she was training, said ONE Championship founder Chatri Sityodtong in a Facebook post . According to reports out of Hawaii, where Lee is from, she was home visiting her family and traveling to her parents' gym when she got involved in a vehicle accident. (more...)
Islanders fall to Edmonton in overtime on Connor McDavid's goal Islanders fall to Edmonton in overtime on Connor McDavid's goal
- November 08, 2017

Jake Allen made 21 saves and Brayden Schenn scored into an empty net as the Blues beat the Devils for the eighth straight time. Jordan Eberle scored for NY (8-5-2), which hasn't lost in regulation at home this season (5-0-2). The only other players in franchise history overall to have at least five assists in a game are some pretty big names: Mike Bossy, Denis Potvin, Stefan Persson, Brent Sutter and Pat LaFontaine. (more...)
Detroit Tigers' Ian Kinsler bested by Brian Dozier for Gold Glove Award Detroit Tigers' Ian Kinsler bested by Brian Dozier for Gold Glove Award
- November 08, 2017

The awards were voted on by managers and coaches from the American and National Leagues and honor the best individual fielding performances at each position in both leagues. Betts had a.987 field percentage with eight assists in 1,389.1 innings during the 2017 season, committing just five errors. Cubs rightfielder Jason Heyward , who has struggled at the plate in recent years, picked up his fourth Gold Glove in a row in fifth overall. (more...)
Doing rehab work 'difficult' for Kawhi Leonard, says Gregg Popovich
- November 08, 2017

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Raiders rip into Twitter terror's claims about Derek Carr hit
- November 08, 2017

And they had a fight in the locker room before that Monday night game with the Redskins. Grimes, no stranger to stirring the pot both on and off social media, claimed a locker-room fight regarding the team's stance on the national anthem prompted the offensive line to purposely let Carr, 26, get hurt during the September 24 loss against Washington. (more...)
An LPGA rookie is the new No An LPGA rookie is the new No
- November 08, 2017

Park replaced So Yeon Ryu atop the women's world ranking Monday without playing last week. "I think this is an honour for my whole family". The LPGA said on its Web site that Park has risen to number one in the Rolex rankings and has become the first LPGA Tour rookie in the history of the rankings to reach the top position. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation looking into Hoover sexual harassment scandal Federal Bureau of Investigation looking into Hoover sexual harassment scandal
- November 08, 2017

Hoover acknowledged on Sunday he engaged in inappropriate text messaging but said that the banter was consensual. GOP leaders say Hoover has the support of the caucus. The comments appeared to be directed towards Republican Gov. Matt Bevin, who on Saturday called for everyone implicated in the scandal and similar ones to resign. (more...)
Week 11 college football schedule, TV coverage for Top 25 games Week 11 college football schedule, TV coverage for Top 25 games
- November 07, 2017

They need a ton of help, obviously. While it's no secret the committee values good wins over bad losses, remember that we're getting into the part of the season where a lot of teams essentially are playing elimination games. Some people will explain how Florida, once that harbor of dazzling football, has become so unwatchable, and how the nadir is this four-game losing streak with its 45-16 loss to Missouri and its unforeseen dismissal of Jim McElwain, such that it probably should shut ... (more...)
Ex-MLB All-Star pitcher Roy Halladay dead in plane crash Ex-MLB All-Star pitcher Roy Halladay dead in plane crash
- November 07, 2017

Petersburg at about 1 p.m., the Pasco County Sheriff's Office said. He is survived by his wife Brandy and his two sons Ryan and Braden. The Pasco Country sheriff's office confirmed the news in a press conference, saying that their "hearts and prayers go out to the family", and that Halladay was a personal friend. (more...)
UCLA Basketball Players Arrested in China On Shoplifting UCLA Basketball Players Arrested in China On Shoplifting
- November 07, 2017

There is now a non-zero chance that LaVar Ball will start an worldwide incident. The players, according to the source, were kept in a room for hours and not allowed to speak to any coaches. Georgia Tech released a statement to ESPN on Tuesday saying that three of their players were questioned by local authorities at their hotel. The teams are scheduled to open their seasons Saturday in Shanghai with a game that will be televised live on ESPN at 8:30 p.m. (more...)
1 dead after plane crash in Gulf of Mexico 1 dead after plane crash in Gulf of Mexico
- November 07, 2017

It is still under investigation who owns the plane and if that person was aboard the aircraft. Halladay, an eight-time All-Star during his 16-year career with the Blue Jays and Phillies, repeatedly has posted on social media about flying his ICON A5 aircraft. (more...)
AJ Green, Jalen Ramsey won't face suspensions for brawl AJ Green, Jalen Ramsey won't face suspensions for brawl
- November 07, 2017

Ramsey shoved Green, who responded with a WWE-style takedown. "Jalen was doing what Coach (Doug) Marrone has instructed him to do - which is to play tough, be physical and to make every play hard for his opponent". Jaguars executive vice president Tom Coughlin praised Ramsey for physical play and a calm head even after Green brought him to the ground and started punching him. (more...)
JuJu Smith-Schuster Finally Gets His License At 20 Years Old JuJu Smith-Schuster Finally Gets His License At 20 Years Old
- November 07, 2017

Smith-Schuster confirmed the news Tuesday on Twitter . Smith-Schuster may soon stop taking his bike everywhere after it was stolen but later located in October. and had been using a bike (which was recently stolen ) to get back and forth to the Steelers training facility. Smith-Schuster is days away from achieving another personal milestone. (more...)
Jose Mourinho confident over Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic fitness Jose Mourinho confident over Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic fitness
- November 07, 2017

The veteran striker has kept fans up to date on his rehab programme via social media, and Ibrahimovic was even shown to have finally taken part in shooting drills at the club's Carrington training base. The Red Devils fell to their second defeat of the season on Sunday as they went down 1-0 at the hands of Chelsea having seen City continue their relentless form with victory over Arsenal earlier in the day. (more...)
Jammu and Kashmir Terror Funding Case: NIA seizes demonetised currency worth crores Jammu and Kashmir Terror Funding Case: NIA seizes demonetised currency worth crores
- November 07, 2017

The NIA team allegedly intercepted the gang members at Jai Singh Road near Connaught Place in the national capital on Monday. The arrested people have been identified as Pradeep Chauhan ( New Delhi ), Bhagwan Singh ( New Delhi ), Vinod Shreedhar Shetty (Mumbai), Shahnawaz Mir (Srinagar), Deepak Toprani (Mumbai), Majid Yousuf Sofi (Anantnag), Ejajul Hassan (Amroha, Uttar Pradesh), Umar Mushtaq Dar (Pulwama) and Jaswinder Singh (Nagpur). (more...)
Ducks to be without Ryan Getzlaf after surgery on cheek bone Ducks to be without Ryan Getzlaf after surgery on cheek bone
- November 07, 2017

The Ducks are awaiting the return of forward Ryan Kesler (hip), who's expected back sometime around Christmas, but GM Bob Murray is hoping it's sooner. "He's reponded much better to this one than the one a year ago which is unbelievable because they thought this was worse". "It's hard to remember [a season] with such elite players, important people out of your lineup", Murray said. (more...)
Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK) Position Cut by Becker Capital Management Inc
- November 07, 2017

Wells Fargo & Company assumed coverage on shares of Discovery Communications in a report on Thursday, July 20th. The mean rating score for this stock is at 2.40. Considering that the stock daily volume of 6.28 million shares, this represents a pretty noteworthy trading in volume size in recent session. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . (more...)
Vikings could place Sam Bradford on Injured Reserve Vikings could place Sam Bradford on Injured Reserve
- November 07, 2017

The former Los Angeles Rams quarterback has played well in place of the injured Bradford throwing for 1,610 yards, seven touchdowns, and three interceptions while leading the franchise to their impressive 6-2 record. He is expected to serve as the backup to starter Case Keenum on Sunday, but the team is optimistic that Bridgewater can effectively become the starter again when it is necessary. (more...)
Atlanta Falcons vs. Dallas Cowboys - 11/12/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction Atlanta Falcons vs. Dallas Cowboys - 11/12/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- November 07, 2017

I guess Kyle Shanahan meant that much to this team, as this is the same group of players that lit every defense on fire previous year, and now they struggle to do anything with consistency. Two offensive stars may be limited in practice Wednesday when the Atlanta Falcons hit the practice field for the first time to prepare for their Week 10 matchup versus the Dallas Cowboys . (more...)