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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
- 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
- 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
- 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...)
Trevor Siemian's season done with subluxed shoulder Trevor Siemian's season done with subluxed shoulder
- December 15, 2017

Anderson gained 158 yards on 30 carries. It was a fifth straight defeat for the Colts , who fell to 3-11 and saw several players injured. After the Colts increased their halftime lead to 13-7 on a 39-yard field goal by Adam Vinatieri, the Broncos scored the final 18 points. (more...)
4-star Matt Corral flips commitment from Florida to Ole Miss
- December 15, 2017

A little over a month later, on July 22, Corral committed to Florida . Corral was the highest-rated quarterback to commit to the Gators since at least Jeff Driskel . Sources say Corral has canceled his scheduled official visit to Florida this weekend and will sign his National Letter of Intent with the Rebels next Wednesday. (more...)
Phillies Agree to Sign Carlos Santana for Three Years, $60 Million Phillies Agree to Sign Carlos Santana for Three Years, $60 Million
- December 15, 2017

The sound the Washington Nationals have been hearing this month from just up I-95 North is the Philadelphia Phillies , long considered a sleeping giant in baseball for their strong financial health and accelerating rebuilding effort, slowly roaring to life. (more...)
Muhammad Wilkerson staying home this weekend due to coach's decision Muhammad Wilkerson staying home this weekend due to coach's decision
- December 15, 2017

This is just the latest issue involving Wilkerson, who sat out the first few series against Kansas City on December 3 for being late to a team meeting. Bowles called it a "coach's decision " and declined to elaborate. "Coaching decision, he won't be making the trip, he's not playing", he said. Bowles wasn't looking past this Sunday, however - nor was he going to elaborate on the troublesome Wilkerson. (more...)
Offensive coordinator Billy Napier to leave ASU for head coaching job Offensive coordinator Billy Napier to leave ASU for head coaching job
- December 15, 2017

Arizona State had an above-average offense in 2017, ranking No. 40 in total offense (428.3 yards per game), No. 49 in passing offense (247.7), No. 50 in rushing (180.7) and No. "In fact, any head coach who comes in here and doesn't see that value is not the guy for us". "And so it's not a situation where we need to clean house and start over". (more...)
Tottenham winger Son not afraid of Man City: They're only human Tottenham winger Son not afraid of Man City: They're only human
- December 15, 2017

But the City boss is adamant it will not be able to match Arsenal's famous "Invincibles" of 2003-04. "That's not going to happen", said Guardiola. "No - Fernandinho is better!" The Spaniard saw off competition from Conte, Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp , Burnley's Sean Dyche, Manchester United's Jose Mourinho and Arsenal's Arsene Wenger to win the prize again. (more...)
West Ham United Premier League - 17 December 2017 West Ham United Premier League - 17 December 2017
- December 15, 2017

Stoke , who are 15th in the table with 16 points after four wins, four draws and nine losses, are looking to avoid a third straight league defeat and come up against a West Ham side slowly finding their feet under new manager David Moyes . (more...)
Roy Hodgson Warns Misfiring Benteke Could Lose Starting Berth Over 'Concerning' Form Roy Hodgson Warns Misfiring Benteke Could Lose Starting Berth Over 'Concerning' Form
- December 15, 2017

He said: "Christian told me before the beginning of the season that, whatever happened, he would stay at Crystal Palace because of his preparation for the World Cup, but also to provide stability for his family, and so on". " It's a concern to him, it's a concern to us and it's a concern to fans ..."If the goals aren't coming he needs to be making certain he's making a good contribution to the team's play, both in terms of our attacking and our defensive play". (more...)
Kyle Shanahan observes how working with Tom Brady helped Jimmy Garoppolo Kyle Shanahan observes how working with Tom Brady helped Jimmy Garoppolo
- December 15, 2017

How can I watch the Titans and 49ers? "When there isn't one he does have a chance to get outside of there and extend the play". I have seen him for years. "I feel like the guys have been playing a little bit better around him also". The Titans have played well on defense of late, especially in recent weeks. (more...)
Michael van Gerwen starts defence with win Michael van Gerwen starts defence with win
- December 15, 2017

The signs were ominous from the off, Van Gerwen starting proceedings with a 180 and completing the first set with a stunning 141 checkout. In Set 3, Christian Kist played superbly and got a set on the board winning 3-1 but Kist went into protective mode in the next set allowing Van Gerwen to brush him 3-0 and move through to the next round. (more...)
David Wagner: 'Huddersfield Town can survive this season' David Wagner: 'Huddersfield Town can survive this season'
- December 15, 2017

Richarlison (groin) has been declared fit for Saturday's match with Huddersfield . Although Watford remain in the top half of the table, Silva and his players will be desperate for victory after previous defeats by Manchester United and Burnley, and a 1-1 draw with Tottenham Hotspur. (more...)
Jadeja smashes six sixes in an over in SCA district T20 tournament Jadeja smashes six sixes in an over in SCA district T20 tournament
- December 15, 2017

For India, Jadeja played against West Indies in the last ODI and T20 global in July and since then he has been removed from limited overs cricket with Ashwin. During his belligerent knock, Jadeja smashed 10 sixes and 15 fours.During the chase which was undoubtedly very tough, Amreli managed only 118/5 in their quota of overs. (more...)