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Dwayne Johnson's Daughter Simone Garcia Johnson Named Golden Globe Ambassador Dwayne Johnson's Daughter Simone Garcia Johnson Named Golden Globe Ambassador
- November 17, 2017

Dove Cameron , Thomas Doherty , Peyton List , Wonder's Izabela Vidovic and Jacob Tremblay , Julia Garner , Kathryn Newton , Halston Sage , and Empire's Serayah joined the two actresses for the event. "As we look forward to the 75th anniversary of the Golden Globe Awards , the Hollywood Foreign Press Association members chose to expand this role to embody the HFPA's philanthropic efforts year-round", Tatna said in a statement posted on awards' official website. (more...)
Mauricio Pellegrino acknowledges Virgil van Dijk interest Mauricio Pellegrino acknowledges Virgil van Dijk interest
- November 17, 2017

The Southampton boss was quoted as saying by the Press Association: "I don't think it will be hard because Virgil knows he is focused 100% on our team and is training well". Pellegrino is confident his former captain, who has not worn the armband since the transfer saga beagn, will be fully focused on trying to lead the south coast side to victory. (more...)
Professor Stephen Curry wants to take YOU to basketball school Professor Stephen Curry wants to take YOU to basketball school
- November 17, 2017

In addition to being able to help kids from all over the globe, Curry also believes the online courses will help him assess his own game. Curry spoke with ESPN about the courses on Wednesday. "There is no dunking chapter", Curry joked. Curry's basketball tutorials will be the first of its kind through MasterClass. That said, Curry's class is already open for pre-enrollment . (more...)
Australia's First Test Team Has Apparently Leaked Australia's First Test Team Has Apparently Leaked
- November 17, 2017

The in-form Cameron Bancroft has also earned a call-up as part of a 13-man squad for the first two Tests, beginning with next week's opener in Brisbane. "Shaun is playing very well at the moment. he is a versatile player who can slot in anywhere in the batting order", Hohns said. The 34-year-old's Test career seemed over when he lost his CA contract but burst back to contention with a stellar start to the home summer, which saw him named player of the JLT Cup. (more...)
Cheika names unchanged Wallaby team against England Cheika names unchanged Wallaby team against England
- November 17, 2017

Australia have named an unchanged starting XV for the autumn global against England at Twickenham on Saturday. "The fact they are unified behind that strategy means we are going to have to look them in the eye and take them on if we are going to be able to resist that". (more...)
Pep Guardiola set to open talks with Manchester City over new contract Pep Guardiola set to open talks with Manchester City over new contract
- November 16, 2017

Now, Robinho wouldn't come close to this Manchester City side but nine years ago, he was quite the coup. It raises the possibility of his time at the Etihad Stadium eclipsing the four years spent in charge of Barcelona and three at Bayern Munich. (more...)
'Lady Bird' review: Powerful, emotional coming-of-age story 'Lady Bird' review: Powerful, emotional coming-of-age story
- November 16, 2017

She navigates friendships with longtime bestie Julie (Beanie Feldstein) and her school's popular girl, Jenna (Odeya Rush). Starring Saoirse Ronan as Christine - whose self-bestowed nickname gives the movie its title - " Lady Bird " is a bittersweet symphony of teenage humiliations, hard knocks, rude awakenings and lessons learned. (more...)
Father of missing teenager Gaia Pope says she could be in hiding Father of missing teenager Gaia Pope says she could be in hiding
- November 16, 2017

A major search operation is taking place for Miss Pope, 19, from Dorset, after she disappeared on the afternoon of 7 November. Two other suspects, aspiring actor Nathan Elsey, 19, and his 71-year-old grandmother Rosemary Dinch, were previously arrested on suspicion of murder and have since been released under investigation. (more...)
Rafael Nadal wins defamation damages in French court case over doping accusation Rafael Nadal wins defamation damages in French court case over doping accusation
- November 16, 2017

Former French Sports Minister Roselyne Bachelot has been ordered to pay €12,000 (£10,700/$14,100) to world number one Rafael Nadal after she accused the Spaniard of using banned performance-enhancing drugs. The 16-time grand slam champion said in a statement: "When I filed the lawsuit against Mrs Bachelot, I intended not only to defend my integrity and my image as an athlete, but also the values I have defended all my career". (more...)
Acorda reports five deaths in Parkinson's trial, shares plunge Acorda reports five deaths in Parkinson's trial, shares plunge
- November 16, 2017

There is a dearth of new drugs for Parkinson's disease, a neurogenerative condition that causes a deficiency in the neurotransmitter dopamine, and the news from Acorda will be a major blow to patients and doctors looking for new and more effective therapies. (more...)
White Sox acquire hard-throwing reliever Thyago Vieira from Mariners White Sox acquire hard-throwing reliever Thyago Vieira from Mariners
- November 16, 2017

In parts of seven minor league seasons in the Mariners organization, Vieira is 14-19 with 13 saves and a 4.58 ERA. Vieira, 24, made his major-league debut in an August appearance against the Baltimore Orioles . The Chicago White Sox acquired a pitcher from the Seattle Mariners on Thursday that could potentially break the radar gun at Guaranteed Rate Field. (more...)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang: Borussia Dortmund drop striker for disciplinary reasons Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang: Borussia Dortmund drop striker for disciplinary reasons
- November 16, 2017

Dortmund travel to Stuttgart on Friday as they look to secure their first Bundesliga win since the 2-1 victory at Augsburg on September 30, before next week hosting Tottenham in the Champions League and local rivals Schalke in the league. (more...)
Tom Brady, Dion Lewis earn AFC Player of the Week honors Tom Brady, Dion Lewis earn AFC Player of the Week honors
- November 16, 2017

Mistakes on special teams and the offense failing to score touchdowns in the red zone has left the Broncos in a big hole. It was the third straight game in which the Patriots have blocked a kick. At the same time, he also achieved his fifth season in his career where he's earned AFC Offensive Player of the Week honors three times in a year. Quarterback Tom Brady was announced Wednesday as the NFL's Offensive Player of the Week, and running back/kick returner Dion Lewis earning Special ... (more...)
Werdum on Covington: He Didn't Respect Brazil in His Last Fight Werdum on Covington: He Didn't Respect Brazil in His Last Fight
- November 16, 2017

The incident, which Covington apparently filmed, captures the UFC welterweight directing an expletive-laden tirade at Werdum. "What's up? You just punched me in the face", Covington said. You wanna come punch me again, b*tch! "The guys think you can say whatever you want, and it's not like that". Look at you, f-ing f--t! That's right! You're a little b*tch! "I went down with my master [Rafael Cordeiro]: 'Master, let's get a hair cut and shave the beard.' We were in the lobby, and I've ... (more...)
Giants And McAdoo Preaching Accountability After Team Meeting Giants And McAdoo Preaching Accountability After Team Meeting
- November 16, 2017

New York Giants coach Ben McAdoo held a "long, hard, honest meeting" on Wednesday with his players on their first day back to work this week. Something that didn't go past McAdoo during his film review. "At some points [efforts were questioned]", Kennard said. "You can be a bad team that plays with great effort, " he said. According to Pro Football Reference, only in 1930 and 1976 did the team have more than one coach over the course of a season. (more...)
Mike McCarthy: Aaron Rodgers Making 'Really Good Progress' in Injury Recovery Mike McCarthy: Aaron Rodgers Making 'Really Good Progress' in Injury Recovery
- November 16, 2017

With Rodgers working out on Wednesday, it is a clear indication that his hopes are to be able to return this season. He also took simulated snaps from trainers, according to Tom Silverstein of PackersNews.com . He is eligible to return to practice on November 30. If Rodgers is designated to return, he wouldn't be allowed to play before Week 15. Rodgers has maintained he wouldn't return unless his collarbone is fully healed. (more...)
No let-up from Federer as he stays flawless in London No let-up from Federer as he stays flawless in London
- November 16, 2017

With Andy Murray , Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka all absent due to injury and world number one Rafael Nadal withdrawing after his first match due to a knee problem, Federer appears to have a clear path to his seventh triumph in the season-ending event. (more...)
Justin Rose opens strong in Dubai, gains advantage in Race to Dubai Justin Rose opens strong in Dubai, gains advantage in Race to Dubai
- November 16, 2017

Justin Rose raced to the front of the projected Race to Dubai standings following an opening 6-under 66 in the season-ending DP World Tour Championship . While Rose played like the European No. 1, Fleetwood looked like he belonged 46th in the rankings. Fleetwood started poorly, making a double bogey on the first and then missing a short birdie putt on the second before another bogey on the third. (more...)
Manchester City owner Sheikh Mansour 'made vow to sign Lionel Messi' Manchester City owner Sheikh Mansour 'made vow to sign Lionel Messi'
- November 16, 2017

Mundo Deportivo report Barcelona want the five-time Ballon d'Or victor to stay at the club for the rest of his life, even after his playing days are over. Messi has signed with Barcelona, if I have not been lied to, he has signed'. " Manchester City , Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain adore him". Messi has started the season in scintillating form with 12 goals in 11 La Liga games as Barcelona top the table, four points clear of second-placed Valencia and eight ahead of holders Real ... (more...)
West Ham star answers reports of possible early exit West Ham star answers reports of possible early exit
- November 16, 2017

The Hammers are 18th in the table with just nine points to their name after losing 4-1 at home to Liverpool last time out on November 4. Moyes has had more time than usual to work with his new group of players due to the global break and right-back Zabaleta is keen to show everyone an improvement at Watford this Sunday. (more...)
Researchers May Have Detected CTE in Living Person for First Time Researchers May Have Detected CTE in Living Person for First Time
- November 16, 2017

CTE can cause such symptoms as depression, impulsive anger, violent mood swings, memory loss and deficits similar in some cases to Alzheimer's disease. The same thing happened at least twice more until he finally stopped practicing law and filed for bankruptcy. Two years later, his motor skills deteriorated until he couldn't feed himself. (more...)
Alabama Fan Shoots Auburn Fan After Argument Over Whose Team Was Better Alabama Fan Shoots Auburn Fan After Argument Over Whose Team Was Better
- November 16, 2017

Now, just because it hasn't been on the losing end of a game doesn't mean the Crimson Tide isn't unscathed. But when asked about the issue Monday, Saban pointed to the constant shuffling that has taken place along Alabama's front seven this season due to repeated injuries. (more...)
Arsene Wenger: 'Santi Cazorla injury worst I've ever seen' Arsene Wenger: 'Santi Cazorla injury worst I've ever seen'
- November 16, 2017

Questioned on what the 25-year-old needs to do to get back in the Gunners' first team, the manager said: "It's to keep fit and work hard, that's what he does". A more immediate return to regular action looms for Jack Wilshere, who could still prove useful to England coach Gareth Southgate, according to Wenger. (more...)
Man United first-quarter revenue up by 17pc Man United first-quarter revenue up by 17pc
- November 16, 2017

Broadcasting and match-day revenues leapt more than 30%, while commercial and sponsor income also grew. However, t otal operating expenses for the quarter were reported at £143.1m, which is up from £20.9m over the same period in 2017. Argentine global Marcos Rojo said he is targeting to make a return after his injury to Manchester United in the Champions League football tie against CSKA Moscow at Old Trafford here on December 5. (more...)
Hafeez banned again for illegal action Hafeez banned again for illegal action
- November 16, 2017

However, according to Article 11.5 of the regulations, Hafeez can bowl in the domestic circuit with the consent of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). After he received a ban, he recently became eligible to bowl again after rectifying his action. Match officials reported Hafeez in last month's third one-day global against Sri Lanka . (more...)
Worth Watching Stocks- Opko Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPK)
- November 16, 2017

In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Sep. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. The CEO now owns $2,280,000 of the stock according to the SEC filing. Finally, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. "(NASDAQ: OPK ) Shares Sold by Northern Trust Corp" was published by TrueBlueTribune and is owned by of TrueBlueTribune. (more...)
Mauricio Pellegrino makes HUGE Virgil van Dijk claim ahead of Anfield trip Mauricio Pellegrino makes HUGE Virgil van Dijk claim ahead of Anfield trip
- November 16, 2017

The 23-year-old is able to talk to foreign clubs in January but head coach Jurgen Klopp is reported to be keen on keeping the midfielder at the club. He added: "Obviously we can not control the [transfer] market and every single transfer window clubs are looking to buy our players". "He wants to improve his performance after the injury". (more...)
Luke Babbitt (back) won't return for Hawks on Wedneday Luke Babbitt (back) won't return for Hawks on Wedneday
- November 16, 2017

Willie Cauley-Stein #00 of the Sacramento Kings drives between Dewayne Dedmon #14 and Dennis Schroder #17 of the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on November 15, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. Atlanta is among the top five teams (4th) in the league when it comes to three-point shooting (39.27%), and they are the fifth from the free-throw line (80.37%). (more...)
Arsenal interested in signing Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini for free Arsenal interested in signing Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini for free
- November 16, 2017

Manchester United are now exploring the option of extending the contract of Belgium midfielder, Marouane Fellaini as the player's current deal at Old Trafford expires at the end of the current campaign. He is not at a club where he is not going to win trophies, he is with a manager who is a serial victor. "If Manchester United want you and they're willing to extend the contract you take it", he said on Sky Sports show, The Debate . (more...)
Despite ticket price falls Despite ticket price falls
- November 16, 2017

The BBC Price of Football report found 55% of young fans said they had stopped going to matches completely or attended fewer games because it was too expensive, despite 135 clubs offering reduced prices for teenagers and young adults, not taking into account student concessions. (more...)