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Draymond Green to return against Lakers Draymond Green to return against Lakers
- December 23, 2017

The Warriors also have not had the services of star point guard Steph Curry in the lineup, who is dealing with a badly sprained right ankle and will likely miss the Warriors' game on Christmas Day against the Cleveland Cavaliers. "It just says we've had lots of talent and it's a good time to be a Warriors fan obviously, or a Warriors coach", head coach coach Steve Kerr said of Golden State tallying double-digit win streaks in five straight seasons. (more...)
Ben Stokes leaving Canterbury Cricket, heading back to United Kingdom for family reasons Ben Stokes leaving Canterbury Cricket, heading back to United Kingdom for family reasons
- December 23, 2017

There is speculation Stokes may be included in England's one-day squad to play in Australia after the Ashes but much will depend on whether he faces a prosecution in England over the late-night incident in Bristol in September. Stokes has been provisionally named in England's one-day worldwide squad to play Australia next month, depending on his legal situation, but in the Canterbury Cricket statement he did not refer to his playing prospects. (more...)
Van Gerwen cruises past Wilson at Ally Pally Van Gerwen cruises past Wilson at Ally Pally
- December 23, 2017

I'm going to have a happy Christmas now'. Michael van Gerwen put on a clinical display to dispatch James Wilson without dropping a leg at the PDC World Darts Championship on Friday. What more can I ask of myself? The form is good, the feeling is good. The 28-year-old will now meet Gerwyn Price following a 4-1 win for the Welshman against Ian White, while fellow Dutchman Vincent van der Voort is yet to concede a set after seeing off Steve Beaton 4-0. (more...)
Predators aim to improve defense against Hurricanes Predators aim to improve defense against Hurricanes
- December 23, 2017

The goal, at 18:34 of the third, stood up as the victor and Wheeler added an empty-netter to move the Jets within one point of the first-place Predators in the tight Central Division standings. "It feels good contributing with two goals, both good plays". Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne was sent packing and Juuse Saros stymied the Hurricanes the rest of the way. (more...)
Josh Allen Officially Declares For NFL Draft Josh Allen Officially Declares For NFL Draft
- December 23, 2017

Allen, a junior considered one of this year's top quarterback prospects, made the announcement shortly after the Cowboys' 37-14 win over Central Michigan in Friday's Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. Wyoming wracked up 194 total yards in the first ha;f as Kellen Overstreet led the team in rushing with 35 yards on nine carriers. That game featuring Wyoming and OR was obviously a good chance to look at other potential first OR second day players like Oregon's Tyrell Crosby (offensive tackle) ... (more...)
Australia wicketkeeper Tim Paine may miss Boxing Day Test Australia wicketkeeper Tim Paine may miss Boxing Day Test
- December 23, 2017

He told Cricket Australia: "Painey has been mentioned as probably the best keeper in the country for a long period of time, and the way he's kept has been exceptional". Handscomb, who lost his place to Mitchell Marsh in the WACA Test said he is confident of gaining the confidence of the selectors, if given another chance. (more...)
Men's basketball's suspension of freshmen to last until end of season Men's basketball's suspension of freshmen to last until end of season
- December 23, 2017

The two will be permitted to participate with the team in practices and non-game activities. Upon returning from Christmas, Riley and Hill will be allowed to practice and attend meetings with the team, but can not travel nor dress for games the remainder of this season. (more...)
Ravens President Blames Empty Seats On Anthem Protests Ravens President Blames Empty Seats On Anthem Protests
- December 23, 2017

We have had significant numbers of no-shows in the past when our play on the field has not met the high standard we and you have set for the Ravens. The team knelt before their game in London against the Jaguars immediately after President Trump criticized the league. (more...)
Peter Handscomb confident of earning Aussie recall ahead of 4th Ashes Test Peter Handscomb confident of earning Aussie recall ahead of 4th Ashes Test
- December 23, 2017

Peter Handscomb , who sat out during the Perth Test, stated that he is not at all anxious about his slump in form, and feels 'awesome to be a part of the squad'. It's awesome what can come out when you have one bad Test - albeit in tough conditions. "So I'm not too anxious about how my technique's going or anything like that but, in terms of the selectors' decision, it was purely because Mitch can bowl a few overs, and he did and he did it well". (more...)
Brian K. Miller Sells 12000 Shares of Tyler Technologies, Inc. (TYL) Stock
- December 23, 2017

The stock increased 5.05% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $10.19. About 5.00 million shares traded. Tyler Technologies, Inc . (NYSE: TYL ) has risen 17.20% since December 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Vgi Ptnrs Pty invested 0.9% in Facebook, Inc. Wellington Mngmt Gru Llp, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 106,134 shares. (NASDAQ:FB). Oakworth Cap invested 0.06% in Facebook, Inc. (more...)
Analyst at KeyBanc Reconfirms Republic Services (NYSE:RSG)Stock Rating as a '"Hold"'
- December 23, 2017

Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh decreased its stake in Republic Svcs Inc ( RSG ) by 19.23% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE:RSG) earned "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, May 3. (NYSE:RSG) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 7 by Stifel Nicolaus. (more...)
Blue-chip receiver Trevon Grimes transfers from Ohio State to Florida Blue-chip receiver Trevon Grimes transfers from Ohio State to Florida
- December 23, 2017

Former five-star wide receiver and freshman Trevon Grimes is transferring from the Big Ten to the SEC, signing with the Gators on Friday and waiting for approval from the compliance department to make the transfer official. It's close to home. "I just felt like [Florida] fit for me. Of course, being in my situation that I'm in right now, I have to be close to home ", Grimes told Furones. (more...)
Okanagan Hockey Academy alum makes Olympic team Okanagan Hockey Academy alum makes Olympic team
- December 23, 2017

Canada has won four consecutive gold medals in women's hockey. We're like a family. "It is a tremendous accomplishment to be chosen to represent your country at the Olympic Games", said Tom Renney, Hockey Canada's chief executive officer who was a member of the Canadian Olympic Team in 1994 where he guided Canada to silver as head coach. (more...)
Alize Mack suspended for Citrus Bowl Alize Mack suspended for Citrus Bowl
- December 23, 2017

A couple of days ago, it was announced that Notre Dame WR Kevin Stepherson and RB C.J. Holmes would miss the Citrus Bowl as a result of shoplifting arrests. However, his on-field performance has been marred by poor decision-making off it. "It's an internal team matter". Though Key still has a year of eligibility to go, most expect him to depart early for the National Football League draft, where some personnel evaluators still consider him the top edge rusher available in spite of his ... (more...)
Jerry Jones: Ezekiel Elliott to get 20-25 carries Sunday against Seahawks
- December 23, 2017

If the Cowboys wants to make the playoffs, they will need these three players to step up. As the Dallas Cowboys prepare for their must-win matchup with the Seattle Seahawks, the saga of the Ezekiel Elliott investigation, judicial process, and suspension is complete. (more...)
Top Four Hopefuls Share Spoils In Six-Goal Thriller Top Four Hopefuls Share Spoils In Six-Goal Thriller
- December 23, 2017

Alexis Sanchez pulled one back a minute later before goals from Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil turned the game on its head in just five minutes. Liverpool doubled their lead shortly after half-time as Salah's shot deflected off Shkodran Mustafi and past Cech in the 52nd minute but that goal kick-started a insane six-minute spell from the hosts. (more...)
Espanyol 1-0 Atletico Madrid Espanyol 1-0 Atletico Madrid
- December 23, 2017

Sergio Garcia's late goal saw the hosts join Chelsea as the only side to have beaten Diego Simeone's men in all competitions this season. In the previous five head to head between these two sides, Atletico Madrid won three games and other two games ended in a draw. (more...)
Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho escapes FA action over Manchester derby comments Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho escapes FA action over Manchester derby comments
- December 23, 2017

Bristol, third in the Championship, have now beaten four Premier League sides on their march to the last four of the League Cup and their reward is an even-more daunting-looking two-legged tie against runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City . (more...)
Damian Lillard reportedly out for next two games Damian Lillard reportedly out for next two games
- December 23, 2017

According to Chris Haynes of ESPN , the injury expected to keep the 27-year-old out of the lineup for at least the next two games. "I couldn't move", Lillard said after the game. He is in the midst of another highly productive campaign averaging 25.2 points with 6.4 assists, and 5.0 rebounds while playing in all 31 games so far this season. (more...)
With early signing this week, here is Michigan's 2018 recruiting class With early signing this week, here is Michigan's 2018 recruiting class
- December 23, 2017

Thanks to new rules by the NCAA , incoming college freshman are able to make the ultimate commitment to their collegiate landing spots from December 20-22 this year, rather than wait until February 1 to put pen to paper. Who will sign during the Early Signing Period? "If you're verbally committed, and you don't sign, you're not committed", a Power 5 coach told SB Nation's Bud Elliott . (more...)
Bryant Bryant "living the dream" with Playoff run
- December 23, 2017

Losing outstanding recruiters - Lane Kiffin last year, Kirby Smart the year before that, and Jeremy Pruitt this year - in addition to the introduction of an early signing period has the Tide seeing its insurmountable lead in recruiting starting to diminish. (more...)
$0.25 EPS Expected for Infosys Limited (INFY) $0.25 EPS Expected for Infosys Limited (INFY)
- December 23, 2017

During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.22 earnings per share. The company reported the earnings of $0.25/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.24/share. If the $16.73 price target is reached, the company will be worth $1.47 billion more. It also reduced its holding in Pldt Adr by 516,919 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 5.06M shares, and cut its stake in Santandr Mx Adr (NYSE:BSMX). (more...)
Rockets expected to target LeBron James in offseason Rockets expected to target LeBron James in offseason
- December 23, 2017

As the season's halfway point nears, no team looks more capable of challenging the defending champs than this revamped Rockets squad. CP3 is now suffering from a sore left adductor that he acquired from their previous game against the Los Angeles Lakers. (more...)
Three Texas players suspended for violating team rules Three Texas players suspended for violating team rules
- December 23, 2017

Texas freshman running back Toneil Carter , junior tight end Garrett Gray and sophomore receiver Lil'Jordan Humphrey have been suspended from the game for a violation of team rules, Herman said. He appeared in 11 games this season, starting seven, with 18 tackles, 3 tackles for loss and 1 sack. Texas's defense is already hurt by talented DB DeShon Elliott sitting out to prepare for the NFL Draft and fellow DB Holton Hill suspended as part of a separate incident. (more...)
Phil Foden, Man City wonderkid suffers ankle ligament damage Phil Foden, Man City wonderkid suffers ankle ligament damage
- December 23, 2017

It's not good. He will not be able to play. The Spaniard was relieved Raheem Sterling and Kevin De Bruyne did not suffer serious injuries against Tottenham following late challenges by Harry Kane and Dele Alli respectively and called for more protection from referees. (more...)
Omar Minaya returns to Mets as assistant to GM Sandy Alderson Omar Minaya returns to Mets as assistant to GM Sandy Alderson
- December 23, 2017

Not great, Bob. To add insult to injury, reports about how Minaya's second hire went down aren't likely to make Mets' fans feel better about the deal. The window of opportunity for the Mets had closed and that left Minaya out in the cold. Minaya had two stints with the Mets, first as a senior assistant GM from 1997-2002. (more...)
Observances for Christmas Eve and Day Observances for Christmas Eve and Day
- December 23, 2017

Peter's Presbyterian Church, 5219 County Route 7, Spencertown. The church is at 900 Normal Road in DeKalb and is handicapped accessible. Christmas Eve Masses at 4 p.m.; 6 p.m. 24 at 4 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.; "Solemn Christmas Mass at Night" with Organ, Choir, Trumpet, and Piano, will be Sunday night at 10 p.m.; "Christmas Day Mass": Monday, Dec. (more...)
Amarin (AMRN) Given a $10.00 Price Target by Cantor Fitzgerald Analysts
- December 22, 2017

The New York-based Broadfin Ltd Llc has invested 1.24% in Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ: AMRN ). The company has market cap of $1.09 billion. The shares were last seen trading 8.91% higher, taking the closing price at $3.91 on 12/20/2017. (more...)
Medidata Solutions Inc (MDSO) CFO Rouven Bergmann Sells 2000 Shares
- December 22, 2017

The stock had a trading volume of 196,192 shares, compared to its average volume of 543,202. About 111,829 shares traded. Medidata Solutions Inc now has $3.86B valuation. analysts expect that Medidata Solutions will post 0.78 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. (NASDAQ:MDSO). Hightower Limited holds 0.01% or 9,648 shares. (more...)
Manchester City Target Van Dijk January Deal, Alexis Can Wait Manchester City Target Van Dijk January Deal, Alexis Can Wait
- December 22, 2017

Jurgen Klopp's side were ready to pay a club-record fee for the defender, but Southampton were left fuming by Liverpool's perceived tapping-up of their captain and issued a complaint to the Premier League over the Merseysiders' approach. (more...)