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McKayla Maroney says USA Gymnastics paid for her silence on sexual abuse McKayla Maroney says USA Gymnastics paid for her silence on sexual abuse
- December 20, 2017

The lawsuit says that Maroney remains traumatized , gripped by depression and anxiety and terrified by the possibility that Nassar took photographs of her sexual abuse and shared them with other pedophiles. Nassar has been accused by more than 140 girls and women of molesting them by placing his un-gloved hand in their vaginas under the guise of medical treatment. (more...)
5-Star OG Jamaree Salyer Commits To Georgia Over Clemson, Florida 5-Star OG Jamaree Salyer Commits To Georgia Over Clemson, Florida
- December 20, 2017

The Bulldogs stifled the Jackets to just 25 percent (8 of 32) from the floor in the second half. Josh Okogie led the Yellow Jackets with 21 points before fouling out late in the game. The Rangers said Tuesday the 26-year-old is expected to be sidelined from games until mid-April, putting him on track for a possible return to the major leagues by May 1. (more...)
Orioles not happy with Manny Machado trade offers Orioles not happy with Manny Machado trade offers
- December 20, 2017

Heyman noted that Baltimore is looking for a package similar to what Atlanta received for Jason Heyward a few years back. The Orioles, according to multiple reports , have received inquiries from several teams, including the St. They also are expected to more seriously gauge interest in star closer Zach Britton, who's believed to have drawn attention from the Dodgers, Cubs, Cardinals , Rockies and others. (more...)
Ryen Russillo To Exit ESPN Radio Ryen Russillo To Exit ESPN Radio
- December 20, 2017

RYEN RUSSILLO is exiting ESPN RADIO, the network announced TODAY (12/20). Where he'll end up next remains to be seen, but it's likely that we haven't heard the last of Russillo on the radio. Russillo has had an eventful year at ESPN, after previously being suspended earlier this year when he was arrested in late August. "I respect his decision and we wish him continued success", Traug Keller, the Senior Vice President of ESPN Audio said. (more...)
Two straight losses for the Canucks at home Two straight losses for the Canucks at home
- December 20, 2017

They're doing the right things - winning board battles, winning races - and they're in the right places to score too. Captain Henrik Sedin is mired in a 16-game goal-scoring drought, but he has been an assist machine with 16 over the last 14 games. (more...)
Tim Lincecum Eyeing Comeback, Plans To Hold Showcase Tim Lincecum Eyeing Comeback, Plans To Hold Showcase
- December 20, 2017

Tim Lincecum's fall from Cy Young victor to relief pitcher with an ERA over nine was swift, but a recent photo of the former San Francisco Giants ace shows that he might be gearing up for a comeback . Lincecum has disappeared from public view since leaving baseball. Hours after a photo of former Giants' pitcher Tim Linececum surfaced on the internet that featured Lincecum preparing to throw a baseball, the founder and president of Driveline Baseball tweeted an update on the status of ... (more...)
RB Leipzig Defender Marvin Compper Arrives Celtic To Complete His Medical RB Leipzig Defender Marvin Compper Arrives Celtic To Complete His Medical
- December 20, 2017

Having joined then-second tier club Leipzig from Fiorentina in 2014, he had been one of the cornerstones of their rise to the top of German football. " Marvin Compper becomes the third German to play for Celtic , following in the footsteps of Andy Thom and Andreas Hinkel ". Compper is likely to be in attendance on Wednesday night when the Hoops take on Partick Thistle on Wednesday night in the Scottish Premiership and could even be introduced to the Celtic support at some point. (more...)
Six New Orleans Saints are headed to the Pro Bowl! Six New Orleans Saints are headed to the Pro Bowl!
- December 20, 2017

He is one of six Saints in the game. During the Saints Super Bowl XLIV Championship season, seven New Orleans players cracked the Pro Bowl. The Pittsburgh Steelers led the National Football League with eight Pro Bowl selections. This upcoming Pro Bowl will be the third of Jordan's six-year career. He's recorded 55 tackles (41 solo), 14 tackles for a loss, ten sacks, one interception return for a touchdown, 11 passes defensed and two forced fumbles. (more...)
Orioles closer Zach Britton tears Achilles in offseason workout Orioles closer Zach Britton tears Achilles in offseason workout
- December 20, 2017

The injury is a big blow to Baltimore on multiple levels. He was one of the top closers in baseball over the previous three seasons, registering at least 35 saves per year from 2014 to 2016 and putting up a 1.38 ERA in that span. This is bad news for Britton, who is set to be a free agent after the 2019 season, and also for the Orioles, who were either going to lean on Britton as a key piece of their pitching staff or were going to deal him as part of a rebuild effort that could also feature a ... (more...)
Marcos Alonso serves ban as Antonio Conte plans changes for Bournemouth tie Marcos Alonso serves ban as Antonio Conte plans changes for Bournemouth tie
- December 20, 2017

I think it's right, for this reason, to give him the opportunity and the chance to play an important game . Kick of is at 7.45pm. The game is not being shown live on television in the United Kingdom, but highlights will be shown on Channel 5 at 10.55pm. (more...)
CP NewsAlert:Alouettes hire former National Football League coach Mike Sherman as head coach CP NewsAlert:Alouettes hire former National Football League coach Mike Sherman as head coach
- December 20, 2017

The CFL's Montreal Alouettes named Sherman as their new coach Wednesday, almost 12 years after the end of his run in the same job with the Green Bay Packers. However, Sherman was sacked after a 4-12 season in 2005. "My goal is to bring passion and accountability that our fans will see when the team plays this season. (more...)
'We're disappointed by the IPC's decision' - Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov 'We're disappointed by the IPC's decision' - Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov
- December 20, 2017

But the IPC has kept in place an interim measure for Russian athletes to compete as neutrals in qualification events across four winter sports: alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country skiing and snowboard. If the RPC is not reinstated, Russian Federation will miss out on a second consecutive Paralympics, having been banned ahead of the last Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro. (more...)
Nittany lions pounce on Panthers, 59-48 Nittany lions pounce on Panthers, 59-48
- December 20, 2017

But the Panthers never mounted enough momentum to overcome the Nittany Lions' consistent production. Tony Carr , Josh Reaves and Shep Garner all chipped in 15 points apiece for the Nittany Lions (10-3), who won their third straight and snapped the Bearcats' seven-game winning streak. (more...)
Checkmate? Eyebrows raised over new World Chess Championship logo Checkmate? Eyebrows raised over new World Chess Championship logo
- December 20, 2017

Needless to say, the logo has gone viral on social media, with a hilarious array of responses from fans and pundits. "Finally, a position where DeepMind will have to do more than just calculations". Another goof-up that the designers have done is that the chess board has 6x6 squares. "As a chess player, I wish the board was 8x8 and the pawn not on the back rank", Anand told ESPN . (more...)
Signee 101: Get to know 5-star Clemson OT Jackson Carman Signee 101: Get to know 5-star Clemson OT Jackson Carman
- December 20, 2017

USC was initially considered a longshot in the race to nab Carman, who hails from Fairfield, Ohio and had always been considered a favorite to join up with Ohio State . 1-rated football recruit in the state of OH, is rated 14th nationally overall regardless of position. Today is the first of two Signing Days for the 2017-2018 recruiting cycle, so Clemson is not yet done with its class, as numerous official visits will occur in January, followed by additional signings for the recruiting ... (more...)
The one big mistake that David Lemieux made with Billy Joe Saunders The one big mistake that David Lemieux made with Billy Joe Saunders
- December 20, 2017

Jacobs has April 28 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on tap for the second fight of his exclusive HBO deal, and he wants to challenge Saunders (26-0, 12 KOs), 28, who has made three title defenses since winning a 160-pound belt in December 2015. (more...)
Someone Stole Ex-Dallas Mav Charlie Villanueva's Toilet Someone Stole Ex-Dallas Mav Charlie Villanueva's Toilet
- December 20, 2017

Charlie Villanueva last played in the National Basketball Association in the 2015-16 season for the Dallas Mavericks before the Mavs renounced his rights. "I'm not making this sh*t up!" "I'm still in shock of [sic] the things they stole, but the one that stand out the most is a toilet", he wrote on Twitter. (more...)
Joel Embiid Could Miss 2 More Games Joel Embiid Could Miss 2 More Games
- December 20, 2017

Philadelphia is in a bit of a skid, though only a portion of that skid has occurred with Embiid on the shelf. Woj reports that "there is optimism" Embiid is able to return for the Sixers' Christmas Day matchup at Madison Square Garden against the Knicks. (more...)
Tendulkar Jr. stars for Mumbai Tendulkar Jr. stars for Mumbai
- December 20, 2017

While Mumbai drew their match against Madhya Pradesh, they won comfortably against Assam. Arjun has been tremendous throughout the tournament after having picked up a fifer against Madhya Pradesh three weeks ago , ending with figures of 5-95 in 26 overs in the second innings of the match played at the MCA's Bandra-Kurla Complex. (more...)
Barcelona won´t give Real Madrid a guard of honour - Amor Barcelona won´t give Real Madrid a guard of honour - Amor
- December 20, 2017

Spanish newspaper Marca put a huge picture of Ronaldo on their front page this morning with the headline: "Cristiano quiere mas". Few details are so far been released about the project, save for the following statement from New York-based law firm Brafman Associates. (more...)
Gary Kirsten set to be appointed batting coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore
- December 20, 2017

He may join Royal Challengers Bangalore as a batting coach. The team though was at the bottom of the points table a year ago, managing only three wins in fourteen games. The Hurricanes have failed to reach the semi-finals of the eight-team BBL since losing in the final three years ago. At RCB, Kirsten would get a chance to work with his compatriot AB de Villiers who, along with Virat Kohli , is expected to be retained by the RCB. (more...)
Ravens Named To The Pro Bowl; All On Defense
- December 20, 2017

Only three Ravens were voted to the Pro Bowl, their fewest since 2005. Ravens kicker Justin Tucker was named as first alternate to the Steelers' Chris Boswell. Weddle has been a vital part of Baltimore's ball-hawk defense, as he is tied for second in interceptions league-wide with six. Speaking after the team's workout December 19 before the Pro Bowl roster was announced, Suggs said earning such an honor again would "be huge to show I still get some respect in this league, show I still can ... (more...)
Jeter tries to reassure fans, saying Marlins have clear plan Jeter tries to reassure fans, saying Marlins have clear plan
- December 20, 2017

One of the most memorable exchanges was with Laurence Leavy, known to fans as Marlins Man . Leavy, famous for his orange Marlins jacket and his seat behind home plate, said he has been a season ticket-holder since 1993 and hasn't renewed because he won't pay major league prices for "a Triple-A team". (more...)
Man charged over alleged racist attack on Man City star Raheem Sterling Man charged over alleged racist attack on Man City star Raheem Sterling
- December 20, 2017

The Sunday Telegraph newspaper said a man appeared to be waiting for the 23-year-old England worldwide as he pulled up at City's training complex, which is adjacent to the Etihad Stadium. " Karl Anderson, 29, of Woodward Street, Manchester , has been charged with racially aggravated common assault and has been remanded in custody to appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates' Court tomorrow, Wednesday". (more...)
Two-time champion Adrian Lewis beaten by Kevin Munch Two-time champion Adrian Lewis beaten by Kevin Munch
- December 20, 2017

It seemed as if Lewis would prevail as expected after he took the first set, a 121 checkout providing a timely reminder of his talent. Edited strains of KC and The Sunshine Band's "Give it Up" added a raucous touch to proceedings as the German, who beat Aleksandr Oreshkin in a preliminary contest to start Tuesday's action, romped to a famous 3-1 victory over Lewis, which he struggled to comprehend. (more...)
Huddersfield, Leeds alerted as Liverpool make Woodburn available Huddersfield, Leeds alerted as Liverpool make Woodburn available
- December 20, 2017

Now, with Adam Lallana returning to action and no injury concerns in attack for Jürgen Klopp, Woodburn is starting to feel an awfully long way from first team minutes. "One of either is OK - to fulfil your potential at the very highest level you need to have the maximum of both", Klopp was quoted as saying by the Independent in October. (more...)
Ex-Arsenal midfielder Tomas Rosicky announces retirement Ex-Arsenal midfielder Tomas Rosicky announces retirement
- December 20, 2017

After making his professional debut for Sparta in 1998, Rosicky cemented his place in the first team the following season, helping the club win the 1999/2000 Czech First League. "I would probably have nothing to offer my teammates and Sparta". Under manager Arsene Wenger he won two FA Cups during his time at the Emirates Stadium, becoming a firm fan favourite in the process. (more...)
Dodgers, Yankees Among Five Teams To Pay Luxury Tax
- December 20, 2017

Bob Nightengale of USA Today broke down the luxury tax in November, noting "luxury tax payrolls are based on the average annual values of contracts and earned 2017 bonuses". If they manage that, the Yankees will see their luxury-tax rate for the 2019 season go down from 50 percent to 20 percent, which should free up money for what is shaping up as one of the top free-agent classes ever. (more...)
Australia open the beers amid jubilant dressing room celebrations after winning Ashes Australia open the beers amid jubilant dressing room celebrations after winning Ashes
- December 20, 2017

Nevertheless, his lack of impact - he now has five wickets in the series at 61.80 - is as much of a concern for England as Alastair Cook's lack of form at the top of the order. The 23-year-old Somerset bowler made his Test debut in the second match of the series at Adelaide where he was hit in the ribs by a Pat Cummins bouncer. (more...)
Frisco Bowl 2017: Louisiana Tech vs Frisco Bowl 2017: Louisiana Tech vs
- December 20, 2017

Chad Morris really turned the SMU program around in his three seasons, inheriting a team that went 1-11 and increasing its win total every year, culminating with this year's 7-5 campaign. SMU DE Justin Lawler led the American Athletic Conference with 9½ sacks, and he was second in the league with 15½ tackles for loss. Cornerback Jordan Wyatt has four interceptions and three forced fumbles and has scored three defensive touchdowns. (more...)

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