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OJ May Sue Cosmopolitan Hotel for $100-million OJ May Sue Cosmopolitan Hotel for $100-million
- January 06, 2018

Malcolm LaVergne told USA TODAY Sports that he will press forward with litigation if the casino doesn't make public that Simpson did nothing untoward when he was asked to leave the casino. LaVergne said as result of the night, Simpson was contacted by his parole officers and underwent drug and alcohol tests, both of which were negative. (more...)
FA confirms investigation following Roberto Firmino, Mason Holgate spat FA confirms investigation following Roberto Firmino, Mason Holgate spat
- January 06, 2018

Everton's Mason Holgate reacted angrily to a verbal tirade from the Brazilian after he ended up in the seats following a shove from the Blues' defender as they contested a loose ball. "Even if I had or I hadn't, I wouldn't tell anyone in the press conference". "It was a hard decision to make to be honest because, to be 100 per cent honest, the first plan was not to start him but then Dejan Lovren and Ragnar Klavan played a lot of games in the last few weeks, so I changed my mind". (more...)
Gilles Simon and Kevin Anderson reach the title match — ATP Pune Gilles Simon and Kevin Anderson reach the title match — ATP Pune
- January 06, 2018

The second set mirrored the first in terms of score as Simon surged to 4-0 lead, breaking Cilic's service in second and fourth games. Up went the arms, as he egged on the crowd that had till then been firmly in Cilic's corner. I have to play week after week. I like playing that way. By the second set, he started changing with the pace, spin and angles of his shots - making sure each ball was hit deep. (more...)
Embiid shakes off sprained hand, leads Sixers to win over Spurs Embiid shakes off sprained hand, leads Sixers to win over Spurs
- January 06, 2018

He's missed nine of Philadelphia's 37 games this season. With a cupboard full of incredible low post moves to break less athletic centers' ankles, and a powerful bull rush that can drive through smaller centers, Embiid is a threat to score everytime he gets the ball down low, and may need to take out a timeshare at the charity stripe if he achieves his goal of becoming the most fouled player in the league . (more...)
'No progress' on Arsenal contract extension - Jack Wilshere 'No progress' on Arsenal contract extension - Jack Wilshere
- January 06, 2018

Past year began for him in exile at Bournemouth, "wondering", he said, "if I would ever play for Arsenal in the Premier League again". However, the England midfielder has battled his way back into Arsene Wenger's starting XI this season and has put together a string of impressive displays for the Gunners in recent weeks. (more...)
BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) EVP Sells 38409 Shares of Stock
- January 06, 2018

After $-0.02 actual EPS reported by Harmonic Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 100.00% negative EPS growth. Also, VP Joel Wiegert sold 1,400 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 18th. (more...)
Juventus CEO Outlines Stance On Chelsea and Man Utd Target Alex Sandro Juventus CEO Outlines Stance On Chelsea and Man Utd Target Alex Sandro
- January 06, 2018

Asked about Sandro's future at the club, the Juventus CEO told Italian broadcaster Rai Sport: " Juventus' policy has been if a player asks to leave, we don't hold him back". Marotta has insisted that Juventus are yet to receive any bids for Sandro, but says that the club would not stand in the 26-year-old's way if he asks to leave during the January window. (more...)
Virgil van Dijk heads Liverpool into FA Cup 4th round Virgil van Dijk heads Liverpool into FA Cup 4th round
- January 06, 2018

Adam Lallana then won the Reds a penalty in the 34th minute, with Mason Holgate adjudged to have fouled him. Liverpool looked to have been frustrated after Gylfi Sigurdsson brought Everton level in the 67th minute after a brilliant counter-attack from Sam Allardyce's side. (more...)
'Dr. J' Erving falls ill at 76ers game 'Dr. J' Erving falls ill at 76ers game
- January 06, 2018

Erving was in a suite at Wells Fargo Center when his health worsened and he was reportedly removed in a wheelchair. Before the game began, Erving rang the ceremonial opening bell during the pre-game activities to commemorate his iconic dunk over the Lakers' Michael Cooper 35 years ago. (more...)
Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) Stake Boosted by Archford Capital Strategies LLC
- January 06, 2018

Cantor Fitzgerald downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Wednesday, December 7 report. BMO Capital Markets initiated coverage on Humana in a report on Monday, October 16th. The company holds a market cap of 37.05B with a P/E of 20.34 indicating whether its share price properly reflects its performance. Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in Q3 2017. (more...)
Raymond James Decides to Downgrade Integra Lifesciences (NASDAQ:IART) Stock
- January 06, 2018

Integra Lifesciences now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $53.64. Northwest Investment Counselors Ltd Liability has 0.17% invested in Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: IART ). Integra Lifesciences (NASDAQ:IART) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. During the same quarter past year, the business posted $0.44 earnings per share. (more...)
Andy Murray will miss the Australian Open with hip injury Andy Murray will miss the Australian Open with hip injury
- January 06, 2018

But the 30-year-old Murray again succumbed to a right hip injury that has kept him out of tournament play since Wimbledon. Andy Murray speaks to the press ahead of 2017 US Open Tennis Championshipsk. Federer prevailed at the Australian Open and Wimbledon a year ago and is the clear favourite to defend the first of those crowns and, at the age of 36, win a 20th major title. (more...)
Bill Belichick to Patriots players: Snow is no excuse for being late Bill Belichick to Patriots players: Snow is no excuse for being late
- January 06, 2018

Fast forward to 2018, where the coaching legend has guided New England to five Super Bowl titles and is eyeing a sixth as the team enters this season's playoffs as the AFC's No. "Like I saw that on ESPN", McCourty told the Boston Herald . He came armed to his introductory press conference on January 4 with a single sheet of paper that contained just seven words: " I resign as HC of the NYJ ". (more...)
Jon Gruden gives update on Raiders job to Golic and Wingo Jon Gruden gives update on Raiders job to Golic and Wingo
- January 06, 2018

Working at CBS and then ABC, Vermeil remained in the booth before surprising most everyone, returning as a coach in 1997 of the St. Louis Rams and winning a Super Bowl before eventually making his last stop in Kansas City. Gruden would also appear to have his special teams coordinator in place, as a report from Ian Rapoport stated that the Cowboys are allowing special teams coach Rich Bisaccia to get out of his contract. (more...)
Indian cricket captain Kohli becomes most expensive player in IPL Indian cricket captain Kohli becomes most expensive player in IPL
- January 06, 2018

MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma came in next at Rs 15 crore each for CSK and MI respectively. Current Australia skipper Steve Smith was Rajasthan Royals' only pick while his deputy David Warner remains with Sunrisers Hyderabad along with pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar. (more...)
Liverpool will co-operate if Roberto Firmino-Mason Holgate clash is investigated Liverpool will co-operate if Roberto Firmino-Mason Holgate clash is investigated
- January 06, 2018

Firmino immediately gets up to remonstrate with Holgate, and the two players have to be kept apart by referee Bobby Madley before, with Firmino clearly saying something to upset Holgate, being dragged away by their respective teammates. "Whatever happens (outside football)", Allardyce added, "has to be dealt with the authorities". "Even if I had or hadn't spoken to Mason Holgate I wouldn't tell anyone because that's another area of the authority of the football club". (more...)
NFL Playoffs: Full Wild Card round preview NFL Playoffs: Full Wild Card round preview
- January 06, 2018

While the NFL regular season over and fantasy leagues have ended, DFS football keeps on going. The Panthers are a better team, but the Falcons are favored by four, presumably due to their need for a win as opposed to the Panthers' want for a win. (more...)
Caroline Wozniacki to face Julia Goerges in ASB Classic final Caroline Wozniacki to face Julia Goerges in ASB Classic final
- January 06, 2018

Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki and second-seeded Julia Goerges will meet Sunday in the final of the WTA Tour's ASB Classic after working their way through quarterfinals and semifinals Saturday in a schedule compacted by rain delays. But she'd look to rev herself up for one final Auckland battle, and the prospect of facing down Goerges' lightning-quick service game. "It's a tough start to the season coming out here and playing three sets this morning and then two tough sets now". (more...)
Giants Interview Patriots' Offensive Coordinator Josh McDaniels Giants Interview Patriots' Offensive Coordinator Josh McDaniels
- January 06, 2018

The Giants contingent of co-owner John Mara , general manager Dave Gettleman and assistant general manager Kevin Abrams spent hours engaged in high-level interviews. Patricia's 2016 defense finished as the No. 1 scoring defense in the National Football League by allowing only 15.6 points per game. In the 2017 regular season, the Patriots led the National Football League in total yards (394.2 a game) and were second in passing yards (276.1) and scoring (28.6 points-per-game). (more...)
Rafa Benitez says Newcastle will prioritise Premier League survival over FA Cup Rafa Benitez says Newcastle will prioritise Premier League survival over FA Cup
- January 06, 2018

HERE are the top 20 goalscorers in the competition during the Premier League era. We have to stay in the Premier League. "We are delighted to be involved in the policing of a good old fashion 3pm FA Cup third round game and are expecting an excellent atmosphere this weekend". (more...)
Dolphins name Dowell Loggains offensive coordinator Dolphins name Dowell Loggains offensive coordinator
- January 06, 2018

Landry said he was defending himself in the fight but acknowledged the ejections hurt the Dolphins' comeback bid. Loggains previously served as quarterbacks coach in Cleveland (2014), offensive coordinator for Tennessee (2012-13), quarterbacks coach for Tennessee (2010-12) and quality control coach for Tennessee (2008-09). (more...)
Australia v England day 3 of fifth Test at the SCG Australia v England day 3 of fifth Test at the SCG
- January 06, 2018

Young English leg-spinner Mason Crane was encouraged by his first bowling stint in Test cricket here today and is hoping for a better return than legendary Shane Warne's unflattering Test debut. Khawaja came within millimetres of being dismissed by Crane, when the leg-spiner rapped him on the pads but was given not out by the umpires. "He's obvious played very well and scored a lot of runs but he is only human as well", he said. (more...)
Ant Financial, MoneyGram announce strategic alliance as merger collapses Ant Financial, MoneyGram announce strategic alliance as merger collapses
- January 06, 2018

But it emerged overnight that a United States government panel had rejected the takeover on national security grounds, making it the latest in a string of deals to collapse since President Donald Trump took office. Financial services has not traditionally been an area of concern for regulators as they focus more on cyber security. The US Treasury said it is prohibited by statute from disclosing information filed with CFIUS and declined to comment on the MoneyGram deal. (more...)
Steph Curry hits game-winning three-pointer vs Mavericks in calm fashion Steph Curry hits game-winning three-pointer vs Mavericks in calm fashion
- January 06, 2018

But despite pushing the reigning titleholders for almost the entire game, the Mavericks weren't willing to settle for a moral victory as they turn their attention to Friday's matchup against the Chicago Bulls . The Clippers' worldwide guard played only nine minutes on Thursday before leaving the game with plantar fasciitis, and it doesn't really appear if that will make him healthy for future games. (more...)
Beavers stroll past Ducks Beavers stroll past Ducks
- January 06, 2018

The decisive run happened after OR scored five quick points to pull within two and had a chance at a tying layup that Victor Bailey Jr. missed. The Ducks (11-4, 1-1 Pac-12) boast plenty of talent, but they're also young and still seeking consistency early in the Pac-12 campaign. (more...)
USC RB Ronald Jones II to enter draft USC RB Ronald Jones II to enter draft
- January 06, 2018

He arrived as the No. 1-ranked running back in the Class of 2015. For the second time in two seasons, Jones II led USC in rushing with 1,082 yards on the year. Rosen and Darnold are among five quarterbacks projected in this mock draft, followed by Heisman Trophy victor Baker Mayfield from Oklahoma, who lands with the New York Jets at No. (more...)
Bradie Tennell wins women's USA figure skating title, ready for Olympics Bradie Tennell wins women's USA figure skating title, ready for Olympics
- January 06, 2018

That position for Sochi was given to Ashley Wagner, who had finished fourth, one spot behind Nagasu, but had a better overall record. The three women who will compete in the singles event at next month's Winter Games were to be told Friday night, but the public announcement is scheduled to be held until 5 a.m. (more...)
Lawbreakers is officially a flop and PUBG is being blamed Lawbreakers is officially a flop and PUBG is being blamed
- January 06, 2018

Of all the rough edges in PUBG for Xbox One , the game crashing to the Xbox Dashboard in the middle of a game is one of the more frustrating ones as it seems to happen randomly. "We had very high expectations for its launch; however, the timing of its launch turned out to be unfortunate, specifically the blockbuster PC online game " PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds " came out right about the same time, making the market environment very tough for first-person shooters in general and for ... (more...)
Knicks notebook: Michael Beasley returns to Miami content Knicks notebook: Michael Beasley returns to Miami content
- January 06, 2018

Karl-Anthony Towns led Minnesota with 25 points and a career-high 23 rebounds. McDermott later sent the game to overtime with a huge three-point shot from the corner. Josh Richardson made all seven of his attempts, including four late in regulation and two with seven seconds remaining in overtime. The Knicks were without rookie point guard Frank Ntilikina due to an ankle sprain. (more...)
76ers roll to easy victory over Pistons 76ers roll to easy victory over Pistons
- January 06, 2018

Mostly coming off the bench Mills is playing in a career-high 24.5 minutes per game and although his number overall have taken a slight dip he's focus on winning and continuing to build a culture in San Antonio. The Spurs sent him to the line often late in the game, when he shot 5 for 9 in the fourth. Justin Anderson , who has been out with shin splints since last playing November 15 in a win over the host Los Angeles Clippers, is listed as questionable. (more...)