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NFL Network Suspends Three Analysts After Sexual Harassment Lawsuit NFL Network Suspends Three Analysts After Sexual Harassment Lawsuit
- December 12, 2017

Cantor was a wardrobe stylist at the NFL Network and said former executive producer Eric Weinberger sent "several nude pictures of himself and sexually explicit texts", according to Bloomberg . Mr. Davis made lewd comments to Plaintiff in her office and while on set, such as, "when are we going to spend time together?" He also allegedly insisted Cantor should have sex with him, according to the complaint. (more...)
Milos Teodosic participates in Clippers' shootaround on Monday Milos Teodosic participates in Clippers' shootaround on Monday
- December 12, 2017

The Clippers' Lou Williams , right, is defended by the Raptors' Jakob Poeltl during the first half of Monday's game at Staples Center. Griffin was jumping and moving without any noticeable limp. He played two games after sitting out for 13 because of a strained left glute. Jamil Wilson , who is with the Clippers on a two-way contract, started in Gallinari's place. (more...)
Liverpool boss Klopp looking forward to FC Porto tie Liverpool boss Klopp looking forward to FC Porto tie
- December 12, 2017

On the February 14, not only are Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool travelling to Portugal to play Primeira League leaders Porto in what promises to be a very entertaining encounter - especially with the attacking quartet Liverpool possess, there's the small matter of Real Madrid taking on Paris Saint-Germain at the Bernabeu. (more...)
LaMelo, LiAngelo Ball sign one-year deals to play professionally in Lithuania LaMelo, LiAngelo Ball sign one-year deals to play professionally in Lithuania
- December 12, 2017

As for the second Ball, he recently parted ways with UCLA after receiving an indefinite suspension for the shoplifting incident in China. LaVar said he would have both LiAngelo and LaMelo bypass college basketball and planned to search out pro jobs overseas. (more...)
Details of Tennessee's memorandum of understanding with Greg Schiano Details of Tennessee's memorandum of understanding with Greg Schiano
- December 12, 2017

Schiano's buyout would have initially began at $5 million and then dropped in increments as the years passed. The deal would have paid Schiano $27 million in guaranteed money over six years. Schiano, of course, ultimately ended up not getting the job. Schiano fell through on November 26 due to widespread backlash. The Tennessee coaching search got off to an bad start with all the out-of-control Grumors centered around former NFL coach and current Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden. (more...)
Late goals rescue Cardiff in 2-2 draw at Reading Late goals rescue Cardiff in 2-2 draw at Reading
- December 12, 2017

Goals from Joe Bennett and Lee Tomlin late in the second half ensured Cardiff saved a point after dominating the second half. Both sides headed into the game in decent form with Reading knowing a victory would see them move into the top-half of the table, while the visiting Bluebirds were hoping to bag their fifth consecutive league win in a row, and eat into Wolverhampton Wanderers five-point lead at the top of the table, and it was the former that shaped like they could venture ... (more...)
Sonny Dykes agrees to take SMU head coaching job Sonny Dykes agrees to take SMU head coaching job
- December 12, 2017

The son of former Texas Tech head coach Spike Dykes spent the 2017 season as an offensive analyst at TCU after being fired by Cal at the end of the 2016 season. In four years at Cal and three at Louisiana Tech, Dykes complied a 41-44 record. While not identical to the power-spread that Morris ran, Dykes' system also looks to be an up-tempo and balanced attack. (more...)
Jameis Winston Denies Report of Rift with Buccaneers Coach Dirk Koetter Jameis Winston Denies Report of Rift with Buccaneers Coach Dirk Koetter
- December 12, 2017

Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . Head Coach Dirk Koetter's team enters Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions at 4-8, a whopping four games in the win column behind the Atlanta Falcons, which rank third-place in the rough-and-tumble NFC West. (more...)
PGA Tour suspends Mark Hensby for violating its anti-doping policy PGA Tour suspends Mark Hensby for violating its anti-doping policy
- December 12, 2017

The 21-year-old is 17 under and four shots off the lead heading into the final round, with the top 45 and ties gaining priority status for 2018. For just the fourth time in a decade of testing, the PGA Tour has publicly suspended a player for violating its Anti-Doping Policy. (more...)
Panthers planning to face Packers QB Aaron Rodgers Panthers planning to face Packers QB Aaron Rodgers
- December 12, 2017

And backup QB Brett Hundley said Sunday he'll be ready for the game vs. the Panthers if his name is called. He is eligible to come off injured reserve for the Panthers game. Once a favorite to represent the NFC in the Super Bowl, the Packers now need to win out - and get a little help - to reach the postseason. However, the Packers have kept their playoff hopes alive by winning two consecutive overtime games against Tampa Bay and Cleveland. (more...)
Manly may have to shed players over cap penalty Manly may have to shed players over cap penalty
- December 12, 2017

The club and both officials have been provided with opportunities to assist the NRL during this investigation, NRL CEO Todd Greenberg said in a statement. "There is a significant amount of material to work through, based on the documentation handed to us today and the club will be defending those matters through the appropriate channels". (more...)
Active Stock You Need to Watch: Banco Bradesco Sa (BBD)
- December 11, 2017

As per Tuesday, March 22, the company rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs given on Wednesday, September 21. The company has a market cap of $66,801.94, a P/E ratio of 10.47, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.00 and a beta of 1.72. The company operates in two segments, Banking; and Insurance, Pension Plans and Capitalization Bond. (more...)
'Fuller House' cast visit Tokyo in new Season 3 trailer 'Fuller House' cast visit Tokyo in new Season 3 trailer
- December 11, 2017

There will also be the long-awaited answers to the many important questions fans have had since binge-watching the first part of the season, like "Who will DJ ( Candace Cameron Bure ) end up with?" and "Will Stephanie ( Jodie Sweetin ) have a baby?" The clip , released Monday, begins where the first half of Season 3 left off as Steve ( Scott Weinger ), deals with finding out that DJ ( Candace Cameron Bure ), feels like she is losing her soulmate as he heads to Tokyo to get married. (more...)
CJ Anderson gets 22 carries in Broncos' Week 14 win over Jets CJ Anderson gets 22 carries in Broncos' Week 14 win over Jets
- December 11, 2017

This goes along somewhat with reports we've heard in recent weeks from Mike Klis in Denver, who has been skeptical (at best) that the Broncos would fire Joseph at the end of the season. The way the Broncos played on Sunday, and have played in three additional games this season, perhaps that has been enough to convince Elway and Ellis that this is their head coach for 2018 still. (more...)
Congress passes stopgap spending bill to avert government shutdown Congress passes stopgap spending bill to avert government shutdown
- December 11, 2017

The measure creates more time for a reckoning between Republicans and Democrats about budget differences, which Trump discussed in a meeting with leading lawmakers at the White House earlier in the day. Short said the administration planned to outline its priorities for welfare reform next year. President Donald Trump's meeting with congressional leaders has relocated from the Oval Office to the White House Situation Room for a briefing on military readiness. (more...)
Jerry Jones still reportedly fighting Roger Goodell's extension Jerry Jones still reportedly fighting Roger Goodell's extension
- December 11, 2017

Jones, who has attempted to block Goodell's extension for months, made one more last-ditch effort to stall the deal before the extension was finalized. "They're just happy that Jerry wanted to talk to them". The league's 32 owners voted unanimously in May to allow the compensation committee, a small group led by Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank, to negotiate an extension with Goodell on their behalf. (more...)
Woman forced off of flight after breastfeeding child as passengers boarded plane Woman forced off of flight after breastfeeding child as passengers boarded plane
- December 11, 2017

A Houston pianist and cancer researcher is speaking out after she was kicked off a Spirit Airlines flight along with her 2-year-old son and elderly parents, CBS affiliate KHOU reports . Rui asked the airline representative as he and a handful of uniformed officers blocked her from the plane gate. "At this point, I'm complying with what you're asking me to do, '" she explained. (more...)
Dana White shares his reaction to Georges St-Pierre vacating the title Dana White shares his reaction to Georges St-Pierre vacating the title
- December 11, 2017

Georges St-Pierre is no long the UFC middleweight champion. But in the end, St-Pierre elected to give up his belt instead, which came has no surprise to UFC President Dana White. In the end, St-Pierre announced that he was dealing with colitis , and vacated the title on his own. "I thought I would be (super pissed), but I'm not". (more...)
Mohamed Salah wins BBC African Footballer of the Year 2017 Mohamed Salah wins BBC African Footballer of the Year 2017
- December 11, 2017

Liverpool sensation Mohamed Salah has been voted BBC African Footballer of the Year for 2017. Mohamed Salah had a tremendous year for both club and country. The 25-year-old also helped Egypt qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations' final in February 2017. He added: 'I want to be the best Egyptian ever so I work hard. (more...)
Russian athletes 'want to compete in Olympics' Russian athletes 'want to compete in Olympics'
- December 11, 2017

Russian athletes stand against "any boycott in sport". "We don't want them to invite team members number five or six, and not the leaders", Velikaya said. The Russian flag won't be flown at medal ceremonies, but what happens if a Russian victor accepts a flag or a gift from a spectator for a victory lap? Displays of the Russian tricolor were made by hundreds in attendance, who made a huge white, blue and red flag out of colorful banners. (more...)
India opts for training sessions instead of warm-up fixture in South Africa India opts for training sessions instead of warm-up fixture in South Africa
- December 11, 2017

India have opted for training sessions on those days". In August, the BCCI had made it clear to CSA that India would not arrive until at least the last week of 2017, because their home series against Sri Lanka ended on December 24. India are scheduled to play a limited-overs series involving six ODIs and three T20Is in February but the fact that they go into the three-Test series without any match practice doesn't bode well with the team's "new-found" philosophy. (more...)
Boston puts Jackie Bradley Jr on trading block Boston puts Jackie Bradley Jr on trading block
- December 11, 2017

They have needs and aims, the Red Sox, and that was the case even before the loathed Yankees broke every existing non-proliferation treaty by trading for NL MVP Giancarlo Stanton . Boston then could trade Bradley, start Martinez in left and shift Andrew Benintendi to center field. Bradley is also a Scott Boras client, so he will likely be seeking top dollar. (more...)
Ander Herrera calls for rule changes to appeal 'undeserved' bookings Ander Herrera calls for rule changes to appeal 'undeserved' bookings
- December 11, 2017

The Manchester United midfielder was booked during the second half of an eagerly-anticipated encounter at Old Trafford as the home side pushed for a late leveller. "In Spain if you get something undeserved you can appeal and they take it out". The Manchester Evening News has reported that two Manchester United midfielders are nowhere to be seen ahead of the huge match against Premier League leaders City. (more...)
UFC Interim Champ Tony Ferguson Calls Out Conor McGregor UFC Interim Champ Tony Ferguson Calls Out Conor McGregor
- December 11, 2017

Last month, Pacquiao appeared to hint at a possible McGregor contest, tweeting a picture of the Irishman along with the caption: "Happy Thanksgiving @TheNotoriousMMA Stay fit my friend". The UFC has finalized a heavyweight title fight between Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou to headline UFC 220 on January 20 in Boston. The Mayweather-McGregor fight was said to draw in 6.7 million pay-per-view buys around the world, earning him around $100 million. (more...)
Armchair golf fans stopped from Armchair golf fans stopped from "calling-in" on rules
- December 11, 2017

In announcing its new set of video review protocols, the governing bodies also approved the creation of a Local Rule that will eliminate the added two strokes given to players for failing to include a penalty on the scorecard they are unaware they committed. (more...)
Verizon to Stream NFL Games (Including Super Bowl) Verizon to Stream NFL Games (Including Super Bowl)
- December 11, 2017

Verizon will no longer be the exclusive USA mobile carrier for NFL games - instead, the telco is gaining rights to live-stream gridiron action to any mobile, web and connected-TV device nationwide under a new five-year pact with the league. (more...)
Arsenal await today's Europa League draw - Who wants Celtic? Arsenal await today's Europa League draw - Who wants Celtic?
- December 11, 2017

Arsenal can face any of the second placed teams in from the 12 Europa League groups or the worst four third placed teams in the Champions League group stage. The Rossoneri will be hoping for a relatively simple passage into the latter stages of the competition, as it looks like being their only remaining hope of qualifying for next season's Champions League. (more...)
Pietersen: 'It looks like Cook is not very interested' Pietersen: 'It looks like Cook is not very interested'
- December 11, 2017

And it wasn't thinking we were 2-0 up, it was just starting a new game. "Shaun Marsh is the only one in the batting order who really gets a proper big stride in and plays off the front foot", Pietersen said. "I haven't paid a hell of a lot of attention to it.it's a bit irrelevant". "I definitely would have had a bowl, I'm in my season now", he said. "But it's pulled on really well, had a few days off and been home, so looking forward to this week". (more...)
Patriots vs. Dolphins 2017 odds: New England double-digit betting favorite for Monday Patriots vs. Dolphins 2017 odds: New England double-digit betting favorite for Monday
- December 11, 2017

The Patriots now have just two players to rule out before Monday night's game. With Rob Gronkowski suspended, wide receiver Chris Hogan still doubtful , and a tough Miami pass rush, this game has all the making of a trap game. Defensively, the Dolphins are yielding 24.8 points and 339.9 total yards (223.4 in passing and 116.5 in rushing) per game. The OVER is 8-1 in Miami's last nine games against AFC East rivals. (more...)
David Davis calls for 'Canada plus plus plus' Brexit trade deal David Davis calls for 'Canada plus plus plus' Brexit trade deal
- December 11, 2017

Meanwhile, Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams last expressed his concern about the agreement which he said left many "unanswered questions" about the border region and those living in the north. Speaking after a week that saw the issue of the post-Brexit border almost collapse talks between Britain and the EU, Mr Brokenshire said a new customs partnership or a "highly streamlined approach" to customs were on the table. (more...)