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Premier League Preview: Chelsea vs. Southampton Premier League Preview: Chelsea vs. Southampton
- December 16, 2017

Saints' tally of 18 points after 17 games is their lowest at this stage since their first season back in the Premier League in 2012-13. "We have a lot of games in a short period", said the Belgium playmaker."Last year we didn't have this because we weren't in the Champions League, but since I came to Chelsea, for six years now it has been the same". (more...)
Arsene Wenger: 'Manchester United defeat still on our minds' Arsene Wenger: 'Manchester United defeat still on our minds'
- December 16, 2017

When you have so many chances as we had and you come out with nothing, it's hard to swallow and it takes a little while. In fact, the Gunners face a race against time to get a new contract on the table, with both wantaway stars free to negotiate deals with new clubs as of January 1. (more...)
Leafs continue to struggle without Matthews, fall to lowly Red Wings Leafs continue to struggle without Matthews, fall to lowly Red Wings
- December 16, 2017

Detroit coach Jeff Blashill has tried to keep his players focused on what he calls "the process", which includes managing the puck well, pressure teams and playing fast. Daley looked over to Larkin but snapped a shot that beat McElhinney on the short side, just inside the post. Borgman opened the scoring 1:58 into the game and the Matthews-less team struggled to generate offense after that. (more...)
Salaries of Indian domestic and global cricketers set to double Salaries of Indian domestic and global cricketers set to double
- December 16, 2017

It is learned that the Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) is looking forward to add Rs 200 crore to their existing corpus of Rs 180 crore in this season in order to meet the wage demands of the next season. As per the current system, the BCCI spends 26 per cent of the annual revenue in remuneration of players. The report states that domestic cricketers too are set to get richer. (more...)
Wizards' Mike Scott back on bench with Markieff Morris (hip) returning Friday Wizards' Mike Scott back on bench with Markieff Morris (hip) returning Friday
- December 16, 2017

Williams) and yet, as Rivers noted, they are still professional basketball players and four of them scored in double figures Friday night. The LA Clippers just got European point guard Milos Teodosic back from a plantar fascia injury in his foot on Monday night against the Toronto Raptors . (more...)
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal's Jack Wilshere must prove fitness before talks' Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal's Jack Wilshere must prove fitness before talks'
- December 16, 2017

At the moment, I've just played my first game in the Premier League . "He must sit there and think 'how do I not play for Arsenal Football Club with the players that are there?'". We'll see today in training, but we have no basic problem. Wenger confirmed that Aaron Ramsey's hamstring injury is likely to keep him out for up to three weeks, though he did not commit to giving Wilshere an extended run of games in his absence, with Newcastle United visiting on Saturday. (more...)
'Joban has never been to United Kingdom or Australia' 'Joban has never been to United Kingdom or Australia'
- December 16, 2017

The ICC subsequently announced that there was presently "no evidence.to suggest the current Test match has been corrupted". Tim Paine flatly rejected the notion that any Australia player could be caught up in the allegations of an attempt to fix the third Ashes Test against England in Perth. (more...)
Gordon Hayward open to returning this season Gordon Hayward open to returning this season
- December 16, 2017

Gobert was rolled into by teammate teammate Derrick Favors while grabbing a rebound less than two minutes into the contest. The second quarter brought more injuries. Jazz fans - and even Hayward's former teammates - were left stung by his departure, particularly with the way the news leaked first through an ESPN report before Hayward eventually confirmed it in a sprawling blog post. (more...)
Bill O'Brien: Tom Savage initially cleared from concussion, then reevaluated Bill O'Brien: Tom Savage initially cleared from concussion, then reevaluated
- December 16, 2017

He was taken to the medical tent, where he stayed for less than three minutes before returning to the bench and going back in for the next series. Savage later tried to enter the game again, but a team official kept him away, tugging at his jersey and arm while pulling him away from the field. (more...)
Russell Westbrook and Joel Embiid keep at it after 3OT Russell Westbrook and Joel Embiid keep at it after 3OT
- December 16, 2017

Oklahoma City, which twice pulled away after Philadelphia trimmed the lead to three, appeared ready to cruise to the finish line as it grabbed an 11-point lead with less than six minutes left in the fourth quarter. It connected on 41.9 percent of its shots before the break and made just seven three-pointers despite 22 long-range attempts. The OKC man clinched his 35th in the Thunder's 100-95 win over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night as he dropped 10 points, 17 rebounds, and 12 assists. (more...)
Zinedine Zidane hails Zinedine Zidane hails "great player" Mohamed Salah
- December 16, 2017

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane showed his admiration on Friday for Liverpool's Egyptian winger, Mohamed Salah , after his fantastic performance with his club this season. "What's important for me is not only goals". You can always give an opinion, it seems that Karim has to score consistently, he has played well, he has moved well, he and Cristiano. (more...)
Now His Mother Faces Backlash Over Confederate Flags Now His Mother Faces Backlash Over Confederate Flags
- December 16, 2017

They have also called on other celebs to pull away from Keaton. "Just out of curiosity, why do they bully?" he says. A video of a boy tearfully talking about being bullied at school has gone viral and prompted an outpouring of support from Hollywood celebrities , music stars, athletes and others. (more...)
Mid Week Mugging: Santa's looking forward to Christmas in North Bay! Mid Week Mugging: Santa's looking forward to Christmas in North Bay!
- December 16, 2017

Make Christmas cookies with the family ... to do! "You'll shoot your eye out!" What is Christmas without Ralphie Parker? "So many Santas do cliche things because that's what people expect Santa to do", Fields said. While putting up our Christmas decorations this year we found an old sign that sticks to the window. Craving hot chocolate? All aboard the Polar Express. (more...)
Jeremy Pruitt absent from Alabama's first practice Jeremy Pruitt absent from Alabama's first practice
- December 16, 2017

Golding returned to his alma mater as its defensive coordinator from 2010-11 and held the same job at Southeastern Louisiana University from 2012-13. Along with his coordinator duties, Pruitt was also responsible for Alabama's inside linebackers the past two years. (more...)
No negative thoughts from Pochettino before Tottenham's game at Man City No negative thoughts from Pochettino before Tottenham's game at Man City
- December 16, 2017

I am happy for the three points. "It was tough. After you are scared a little bit because it was like we were animals fighting, and you do not know what happened". "We are going to enjoy the game , as it is a fantastic challenge to play Manchester City ". They're the best team in England and one of the best in Europe. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino knows Tottenham's 'project' is a 'problem' for ambitious players Mauricio Pochettino knows Tottenham's 'project' is a 'problem' for ambitious players
- December 16, 2017

We need to win today, tomorrow and in one year and two, three, four years. "How does another player at Manchester United , Arsenal , Liverpool react when they are on the bench?" "It's good to see him because we're also people that did a lot for him to try to achieve all that he wanted". (more...)
Saturday Premier League 3pm Kick-Offs: In-form Burnley have to be backed Saturday Premier League 3pm Kick-Offs: In-form Burnley have to be backed
- December 16, 2017

As for Burnley , the Clarets have arguably turned themselves into the Premier League's surprise package. Taylor only made his first league appearance of the season this week, as a substitute in the 1-0 win over Watford. Robbie Brady, Jonathan Walters, Dean Marney and Tom Heaton all remain out. Burnley have failed to win any of the last 6 previous meetings between this two sides. (more...)
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo breaks Club World Cup scoring record Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo breaks Club World Cup scoring record
- December 16, 2017

Madrid's pressure finally paid off 10 minutes into the second half when Cristiano Ronaldo levelled before Bale broke Al Jazira's resistance with his first touch eight minutes from time. "It will take time but I will work hard". Real also had a goal ruled out after video assistance, with Karim Benzema deemed to have been offside when Casemiro headed in. (more...)
Mastercard (NYSE:MA) Shorts Decreased by 20.68% After Short Covering
- December 16, 2017

From the Mastercard Incorporated graph RSI is moving above the horizontal 55.66 reference level indicating a neutral trade, in essence, price action has crossed momentum in the context of a strong downtrend, RSI might move between neutral zone in long term. (more...)
Rudy Gobert suffers another knee injury, heads straight to locker room Rudy Gobert suffers another knee injury, heads straight to locker room
- December 16, 2017

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , an early evaluation of Gobert suggested that the 7-foot-1 center suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament (MCL). In the five games he's played since returning, Gobert averaged 8.0 points, 9.2 rebounds and 2.2 blocks per game. In addition to the two Utah players, Boston's Daniel Theis left the game in the first quarter with a facial injury. (more...)
Very Nice - Celtic Boss Brendan Rodgers Is Fan of Hearts' New Stand Very Nice - Celtic Boss Brendan Rodgers Is Fan of Hearts' New Stand
- December 16, 2017

On the possibility of rotation for Sunday's match, Rodgers said that his team are going through a busy schedule and therefore it is the right time for rotation and the involvement for the entire squad. However, Hearts have not beaten the reigning champions, who are five points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiership, in their last 18 league games but Levein thinks one team will have to end their impressive record soon. (more...)
Buccaneers make adjustments to cover Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones Buccaneers make adjustments to cover Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones
- December 16, 2017

At the end of the day, I want to win. Atlanta, which resides one game behind the New Orleans Saints (9-4) and the Carolina Panthers (9-4) in the NFC South standings, put itself in striking position by winning four of its last five games. (more...)
Panthers Investigate Owner Jerry Richardson For Panthers Investigate Owner Jerry Richardson For "Allegations Of Workplace Misconduct"
- December 16, 2017

Richardson, 81, is the only owner the Panthers have ever had since Carolina was awarded the team as an expansion franchise in 1993. Because this matter is under an ongoing legal review, the Carolina Panthers can not comment publicly on the specifics of the allegations. (more...)
Several Seahawks fined for verbal abuse of officials Several Seahawks fined for verbal abuse of officials
- December 16, 2017

In addition to Jefferson, Seahawks defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson was also fined $9,115 for unnecessary roughness and Germain Ifedi was fined $24,309 for verbal abuse of an official. I was just trying to slow them down. The NFL also fined Seahawks coach Pete Carroll $10,000 for going on the field during the melee, while Jaguars offensive line coach Pat Flaherty and wide receiver coach Keenan McCardell also were fined $10,000 for the same action. (more...)
Rangers reportedly acquire rotation help in Matt Moore via trade with Giants Rangers reportedly acquire rotation help in Matt Moore via trade with Giants
- December 16, 2017

Moore is on the hook to make $9 million during the 2018 year, with a $10 million team option available for 2019. John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle dropped this bit of catnip in our laps on Friday evening, signalling the Giants could have designs on something big. (more...)
3 bold predictions for Chargers-Chiefs 3 bold predictions for Chargers-Chiefs
- December 16, 2017

In terms of defense, Los Angeles has been lights out in recent weeks. The Chargers are scary. The teams have met once in the playoffs, with the Chargers prevailing on a rainy afternoon in San Diego, 17-0, in an AFC Divisional game in 1992. (more...)
Angels sign Zack Cozart — MLB free agency Angels sign Zack Cozart — MLB free agency
- December 16, 2017

Last year, Cozart batted.297 with 24 home runs, 63 RBIs and an on-base percentage of.385 - all of which are now single-season career-high marks. Cozart, 32, had the best season of his career in Cincy a year ago, hitting.297 with 24 home runs, 63 RBI and a.548 slugging percentage. (more...)
Kristaps Porzingis Day To Day With Sore Knee Kristaps Porzingis Day To Day With Sore Knee
- December 16, 2017

Porzingis also said Anthony's absence has little to do with why the Knicks are a better team this year. During his time in New York, Melo was a seven-time All-Star, however team success proved hard to come by. "If you go under the pick I know it's a shot I can make". "But regardless, (they) will figure it out. I am anxious about the Knicks". His contract, along with all the things he owns and his properties, make his total net wroth turn out to be just about $8 million U.S.D. (more...)
Chris Froome's failed drugs dest 'disaster for cycling' Chris Froome's failed drugs dest 'disaster for cycling'
- December 15, 2017

Froome offered a defense of his integrity in an interview with Sky, the broadcaster that owns his cycling team. Reports in Italy suggested that Froome - who has engaged Mike Morgan, the London-based lawyer who successfully represented Lizzie Armitstead in her successful case against UK Anti-Doping ahead of last year's Rio Olympics - would try to prove that even "four puffs" of his Ventolin inhaler in close proximity would be enough to reach salbutamol concentrations in urine "triple those ... (more...)
Phillies trade Galvis to San Diego Phillies trade Galvis to San Diego
- December 15, 2017

Galvis had been a part of the Phillies organization for 12 years, after being signed to the organization as an amateur free agent at 16-year-olds in 2002. De Los Santos, who turns 22 on December 25, went 10-6 with a 3.78 ERA in 26 games - 24 starts - for Double-A San Antonio in 2017. His best pitch is his fastball that sits comfortably in the low 90s with movement. (more...)

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