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Man City have become 'killers', says in-form Sterling Man City have become 'killers', says in-form Sterling
- November 30, 2017

Not a single player from Chelsea, Liverpool or Manchester United is present. It was exactly the kind of scenario cynics claimed Guardiola would struggle with when he arrived at City last summer, following glittering spells at Barcelona and Bayern Munich. (more...)
Lamar Jackson named ACC Player of the Year
- November 30, 2017

Jackson is also on pace to set ACC single-season and career records for total yards per game as well, as the record for total yards in a season, which was set by former Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson past year. Clemson's Christian Wilkins and Clelin Farrell were the next closest with four votes each. Chubb, who is also a finalist for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy and Chuck Bednarik Award, will receive his honor on Friday in Charlotte as part of the ACC's annual Night of Legends dinner. (more...)
Teen charged after Battleford house shot multiple times Teen charged after Battleford house shot multiple times
- November 30, 2017

The night before, on Tuesday at 7:50 p.m., RCMP were called to the 1000 block of 104th Street, where they found a 34-year-old man bleeding from several stab wounds. Battlefords RCMP continue to investigate and said arrests and charges are pending. Police arrested the boy after responding to a separate firearms call where an empty house was shot at, no one was inside the home at the time and police believe the shooting was not a random act. (more...)
Stephen Curry Outduels Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram as Warriors Beat Lakers Stephen Curry Outduels Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram as Warriors Beat Lakers
- November 30, 2017

Brandon Ingram came up with a career-high 32 points on 12 of 21 shooting. Four quarters of basketball could not separate the Lakers and Warriors on Wednesday night, and even the overtime period required a rare miss at the free throw line from Curry, along with a botched rebound, to give the Warriors the four-point cushion they required to claim the victory. (more...)
Auburn's Kerryon Johnson day-to-day with SEC title game looming Auburn's Kerryon Johnson day-to-day with SEC title game looming
- November 30, 2017

The 2013 team benefited from some huge breaks. These Tigers don't want to hear any of that. Auburn climbed as high as No. 3 in the playoff rankings in 2014 before being undone by defensive woes and to No. With a picture of him throwing a jump pass against Alabama, Auburn has unveiled a Heisman Trophy campaign for running back Kerryon Johnson with a poster image that reads, "He is the man". (more...)
Erik Lamela: 'Injury layoff worst time of my life' Erik Lamela: 'Injury layoff worst time of my life'
- November 30, 2017

I wanted to bring energy and good play to the team. "There were low points of course, like when I had two surgeries in one month, one on each hip". The 25-year-old admits that it was a difficult time in his career but conceded that he had very little option but to look forward and keep working hard in order to return to playing football. (more...)
Dave Doeren Reportedly Meeting with Tennessee over Head Coaching Job Dave Doeren Reportedly Meeting with Tennessee over Head Coaching Job
- November 30, 2017

Things appear to have gone south, though; that dissonance seems to flow from Doeren's connection to recent job searches at Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Tennessee. Joe Giglio of The News & Observer reports that the length of an improved contract with the Wolfpack was " a major sticking point " with Doeren, and a five-year offer was what he was hoping to obtain. (more...)
Bernie Sanders to rally in Louisville Bernie Sanders to rally in Louisville
- November 30, 2017

The most important thing for you to know when you're at home is when they say rich, they mean taxpayer. "Every time they say 'rich, ' they mean taxpayers", Cruz said. Liberals were upset about President Trump's pardon of former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, but they said nothing about President Obama's pardon of Chelsea Manning along with giving her a sex change operation after being convicted of releasing thousands of classified documents. (more...)
Bagley, No. 1 Duke down Indiana Bagley, No. 1 Duke down Indiana
- November 30, 2017

And I think you saw throwing punches, they got knocked down a few times . Omari Spellman, Mikal Bridges and Phil Bridges added 14 points apiece and Donte DiVincenzo scored 12 for the Wildcats (7-0), who remained undefeated while winning their 15th consecutive game against Penn. (more...)
Crew SC ends playoff run with 1-0 loss to Toronto FC Crew SC ends playoff run with 1-0 loss to Toronto FC
- November 30, 2017

After a scoreless tie in Game 1 last week in Ohio, Columbus needed a win or draw with goals to advance. The 28-year-old, who has an incredible 41 goals in 110 caps for the USMNT, wore PUMA's "Future" boots in the MLS play-offs, where Toronto face off against Columbus Crew. (more...)
Renato Sanches: Swansea boss Paul Clement feels for 'struggling' Portuguese Renato Sanches: Swansea boss Paul Clement feels for 'struggling' Portuguese
- November 30, 2017

Swansea fans would have been rubbing their hands with delight when the news that Bayern Munich midfielder Renato Sanches was coming to the club on loan was confirmed during the summer. "He wants it very badly. It is just not happening for him in games at the moment". Next up for Clement's side is a trip to Stoke City, who suffered a 3-0 loss to Liverpool in the midweek fixtures. (more...)
Notre Dame prepares for defending state champs Lausanne Notre Dame prepares for defending state champs Lausanne
- November 30, 2017

The Irish were coming off a victory Sunday over SC that capped a three-wins-in-three-days stretch at the Gulf Coast Showcase. "We were really, really exhausted", McGraw said. MI cut the lead to five on a layup by Thome, but Ogunbowale made a pair of 3-pointers to help the Irish to a 39-30 lead. It was 43-34 at halftime and 62-49 after three quarters. (more...)
USC vs. Stanford, Pac-12 Championship Game preview, predictions, viewing info USC vs. Stanford, Pac-12 Championship Game preview, predictions, viewing info
- November 30, 2017

Washington's win gave Stanford the Pac-12 North and the right to face USC for the Pac-12 Championship. "But Stanford has been playing well lately". Running backs Ronald Jones II and Stephen Carr each rushed for over 100 yards against a Stanford defense that was not in-sync. "The quarterback was as good as you can play the position", Shaw said. (more...)
Laurent Koscielny wants to leave Arsenal for Lorient, reveals club president Laurent Koscielny wants to leave Arsenal for Lorient, reveals club president
- November 30, 2017

The player has previously been linked with moves to Bayern Munich, but with that chance now gone, the defender appears happy to commit the rest of his years at the top to the Gunners. Koscielny's current contract with Arsenal expires in 2020, but according to Lorient's president Loic Fery, the France global is keen to return to his homeland. (more...)
Penn State announces timeline for bowl game ticket sales Penn State announces timeline for bowl game ticket sales
- November 30, 2017

The Pack still weren't out of the woods. Abu's absence was immediately felt as Penn State, using an advantage on the glass, jumped out to an 11-0 lead, scoring eight points in the paint and grabbing seven rebounds, four of which were of the offensive variety. (more...)
Orlando Magic vs. Oklahoma City Thunder - 11/29/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction Orlando Magic vs. Oklahoma City Thunder - 11/29/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- November 30, 2017

Steven Adams was hindered by foul trouble as the Oklahoma City Thunder lost for the fifth time in six games on Thursday (NZT). "You been watching the past few seasons?" George is the only Thunder player on the injury report; he's expected to play tonight despite an illness. (more...)
Please enjoy DMX's cover of 'Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer — New Sounds Please enjoy DMX's cover of 'Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer — New Sounds
- November 30, 2017

We say nearly, however, because every once in a while we're introduced to a Christmas song cover so refreshing, so breathtaking, it makes you wonder how we ever found joy in the holiday season before now. Rapper DMX chose to join in on the holiday fun with a new rendition of " Rudolph the Rednose Reindeer [sic]", and it is totally different from anything you've ever heard in a seasonal compilation before. (more...)
Athletics sign Yusmeiro Petit to two-year, $10 million contract Athletics sign Yusmeiro Petit to two-year, $10 million contract
- November 30, 2017

Petit put together a career-best 2.76 ERA over 91 1/3 innings, including a Major League-leading 87 1/3 innings out of the bullpen. Petit, 33, a year ago signed a minor-league deal with the Angels just before spring training, and he delivered a 2.76 ERA over 91 1/3 innings, including a major-league leading 87 1/3 innings out of the bullpen. (more...)
Seduta di allenamento pomeridiana in vista della Juventus Seduta di allenamento pomeridiana in vista della Juventus
- November 30, 2017

Secondo quanto riportato dall'edizione odierna de Il Roma , c'è ottimismo per vederlo in campo contro la Juventus , il prossimo venerdì. E' l'unico vero dubbio di formazione. Il tecnico della squadra capolista, Maurizio Sarri , ha diviso in due gruppi la rosa. Gli altri uomini a disposizione sono stati impegnati in attivazione e poi serie di partite a tema: 2 contro 2, 3 contro 3, 6 contro 6. (more...)
The only victor from the ongoing Tennessee debacle is Lane Kiffin The only victor from the ongoing Tennessee debacle is Lane Kiffin
- November 30, 2017

Congratulations for not wanting Kiffin, who isn't leaving another job after a year. Auburn outscored Alabama 16-7 in the second half and rolled into the SEC Championship Game with the 26-14 victory. Well at least the ones who painted this . And there's been no indication that Tennessee has interest in him. One candidate that Tennessee did talk to was Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy, but sources on Tuesday night said Gundy chose to stay at his alma mater despite the pitch from the SEC ... (more...)
Jeff Lebo out as East Carolina basketball coach Jeff Lebo out as East Carolina basketball coach
- November 30, 2017

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Traders Buy Shares of Molson Coors Brewing (TAP) on Weakness Traders Buy Shares of Molson Coors Brewing (TAP) on Weakness
- November 30, 2017

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Froome aiming for historic Grand Tour treble Froome aiming for historic Grand Tour treble
- November 30, 2017

Froome , 32, said he was motivated by the thought of trying something new. Froome lived in Italy for three years when he began his professional career and had posted a brief video on the Giro d'Italia Twitter feed to confirm his participation. (more...)
49ers sign OT Barnes, promote RB McNichols to roster 49ers sign OT Barnes, promote RB McNichols to roster
- November 30, 2017

Barnes, a former Rams starting center, couldn't win a roster spot out of training camp. Brown's availability is notable because the 49ers giving quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo his first start since being acquired in a trade with the Patriots Oct. (more...)
Miami Hurricanes wide receiver carted off practice field with apparent injury Miami Hurricanes wide receiver carted off practice field with apparent injury
- November 29, 2017

The Miami Herald reports Richards was surrounded by players and head coach Mark Richt as trainers tended to him. During the eight games that Richards has played this season, he's accumulated 439 yards and three touchdowns on 24 receptions. (more...)
Floyd Mayweather Jr. considering one more fight, not against Conor McGregor Floyd Mayweather Jr. considering one more fight, not against Conor McGregor
- November 29, 2017

Mayweather (50-0 boxing) was last seen finishing UFC lightweight champion McGregor in their highly promoted crossover event in August. Mayweather had been reported to be mulling over a return to boxing having hung up his gloves after overcoming Conor McGregor in their lucrative cross-over bout. (more...)
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino: What I blame for our defeat at Leicester Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino: What I blame for our defeat at Leicester
- November 29, 2017

The Foxes had lost leads against both Stoke and West Ham previously and after a chaotic final 10 minutes, they managed to put the trend to an end with an emphatic win. "For example, we go to Burnley , who are in a fantastic moment and are good at set-pieces and can play good football also, so it will be another good challenge for us". (more...)
Mehbooba concerned over manhandling of 'some' inmates in Tihar Jail Mehbooba concerned over manhandling of 'some' inmates in Tihar Jail
- November 29, 2017

The panel has found that the Tamil Nadu Special Police (TSP) personnel have beaten as many as 18 jail inmates of Tihar jail. Taking note of the "visible injury marks" on the body of a youth, who was among 18 Kashmiris allegedly thrashed in Tihar jail in New Delhi , a local court in north Kashmir district of Baramulla on Tuesday directed police to get the victim treated at a hospital. (more...)
Andre Villas-Boas to drive in Dakar Rally after quitting Shanghai SIPG Andre Villas-Boas to drive in Dakar Rally after quitting Shanghai SIPG
- November 29, 2017

Everton were keen to see if Andre Villas-Boas would have wanted to move to Goodison Park. Villas-Boas endured a wretched spell as Spurs boss after a failed stint as Chelsea manager. "I spoke with my friend Alex Doringer, the manager of the KTM team, who told me that I would still need a full year's preparation to get there [on a bike] and that it was better to consider doing it with a auto", Villas-Boas said in quotes published by organisers ASO. (more...)
Beavers to name Jonathan Smith new head coach Beavers to name Jonathan Smith new head coach
- November 29, 2017

Smith, 38, was rumored to be a fit for OSU all the way back in mid-October. Jonathan Smith will be hired as the new head football coach at Oregon State , according to multiple reports. His post-playing days saw him stick in Corvallis for a GA position, before coordinating stints with Idaho, Montana and Boise State. The current Washington offensive coordinator has been thought of as an up an coming coach for a number of years, and is bound to land a head coaching job soon. (more...)