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Duke's Wendell Carter leaves game vs. Pitt with apparent ankle injury Duke's Wendell Carter leaves game vs. Pitt with apparent ankle injury
- January 12, 2018

For nearly every player on the roster besides Grayson Allen, the trip to Boston College was their first time they had played in a hostile Atlantic Coast Conference gym in their careers. Its best player, Ryan Luther, a 6-9, 225-pound senior forward, was out for the third straight game with a foot injury. The No. 7 Blue Devils will travel to Petersen Events Center in Pittsburgh at 7 p.m. (more...)
New England Patriots have full attendance at practice New England Patriots have full attendance at practice
- January 12, 2018

Running back Mike Gillislee (knee) and linebacker Marquis Flowers (illness) both were present for the workout after missing Wednesday's session. Flowers only missed one practice, so his return would indicate that he is ready to go Saturday. (more...)
Stock Brushing a Recent High: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN)
- January 12, 2018

It has a 18.85 P/E ratio. Huntington Bancshares Inc now has $16.73 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.77% or $0.7 during the last trading session, reaching $91.89. As per Thursday, June 1, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. On Friday, August 28 the stock rating was upgraded by Guggenheim to "Buy". (more...)
New Japan Pro Wrestling Content Coming To Fire Pro Wrestling World New Japan Pro Wrestling Content Coming To Fire Pro Wrestling World
- January 12, 2018

At Tokyo's Great Pro Wrestling Festival 2018, Spike Chunsoft revealed its Japanese launch window. According to Chris Charlton's translations, the game will be out for the Playstation 4 sometime before the G1 Climax tournament in July. Fire Pro Wrestling World is a part of the Fire Pro Wrestling video game series that dates back to the first video game, Fire Pro Wrestling Combination Tag which came out for the PC and virtual console for Japan in 1989 and was released later on in March ... (more...)
Lou Williams Drops 50, Stuns Warriors Lou Williams Drops 50, Stuns Warriors
- January 12, 2018

Jordan was the only opening-night starter to play against the. "That's par for the course for our team this year", Griffin said . Jaylen Brown added 21 points, and Marcus Morris had 19 points and eight rebounds to help the Eastern Conference-leading Celtics extend their winning streak to seven games. (more...)
Khedira keen for Liverpool midfielder Can to join Juventus Khedira keen for Liverpool midfielder Can to join Juventus
- January 12, 2018

The Germany global continues to be heavily linked with a switch to reigning Serie A champions Juventus at some stage, with his contract at Anfield running down. "He'll be free from his contract". So if there were the possibility of Juventus to sign him, I would take this opportunity in a flash. Can has played alongside Khedira for the Germany team, having made his debut in 2015, and has made 17 Premier League appearances for Liverpool this season. (more...)
Matt Hasselbeck to call Pro Bowl for ESPN alongside Sean McDonough Matt Hasselbeck to call Pro Bowl for ESPN alongside Sean McDonough
- January 12, 2018

The company announced that Hasselbeck, now a studio analyst, will be the color commentator alongside Sean McDonough and reporter Lisa Salters for the exhibition. Hasselbeck joined ESPN as a NFL analyst in March 2016 on the same day he announced his retirement from pro football. Hasselbeck spent 18 seasons in the National Football League playing for the Colts, Titans, Seahawks and Packers. (more...)
Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Shares Bought by Aperio Group LLC
- January 12, 2018

The stock increased 0.27% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $42.51. BRAMBLE FRANK P also sold $2.10M worth of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) shares. Since October 24, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $219,205 activity. In other Schlumberger news, Director Tore I. Sandvold sold 3,500 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 24th. (more...)
Jamie Vardy wanted by Manchester United Jamie Vardy wanted by Manchester United
- January 12, 2018

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is still out with a follow-up injury after damaging his cruciate ligament and Romelu Lukaku is struggling at times. Lukaku has started all but one of their Premier League and Champions League games this season, scoring 15 goals in total, with Jose Mourinho having very few options to rotate the £75m striker. (more...)
Carlos Pena links up with former Rangers boss Pedro Caixinha in Mexico Carlos Pena links up with former Rangers boss Pedro Caixinha in Mexico
- January 12, 2018

Cruz Azul have a purchase option included in the loan agreement with Rangers for Pena, who is contracted with the Gers until 2020. The Mexican outfit, who appointed Caixinha as their new coach last month, following his sacking from Rangers in late October, snapped up Pena on a one-year loan deal earlier in the week. (more...)
Rocket League reaches 40 million players worldwide Rocket League reaches 40 million players worldwide
- January 12, 2018

It's worth noting that the last official numbers for Rocket League came to 38 million players worldwide on December 20, 2017. Rocket League is now available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. "Thank you to our ever-growing community for helping us start the new year with such a fantastic milestone". The competitive aspect of the game is still far from locking horns with other prominent esports titles like League of Legends or Counter-Strike: Global Offensive but with ... (more...)
Katie Smith, Tina Thompson among 10 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame finalists Katie Smith, Tina Thompson among 10 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame finalists
- January 12, 2018

The Hall of Fame will announce the 2018 class on February 12. Dailey, Rutgers Class of 1982, has helped Auriemma and the Huskies to 11 national championships, six ideal seasons and 45 conference championships (23 regular season, 22 tournaments). (more...)
Advocates tout medical marijuana bill in Kentucky Advocates tout medical marijuana bill in Kentucky
- January 12, 2018

Grimes, Rep. John Sims, and the appointed medical marijuana task force explained the legislative proposal, House Bill 166, based on their findings. The group includes members of Kentucky's medical community, including doctors, nurses and medical administrators, medical marijuana advocates, and military veterans. (more...)
Fulham: 'Ryan Sessegnon staying put this month' Fulham: 'Ryan Sessegnon staying put this month'
- January 12, 2018

In addition to his ever improving defensive performances, the teenager also has seven goals and four assists, a return which showcases his attacking abilities. Fulham director of football operations and vice-chairman Tony Khan has told The Telegraph that Ryan Sessegnon won't be leaving the club this month. (more...)
Spain's Sainz wins Dakar Rally sixth stage Spain's Sainz wins Dakar Rally sixth stage
- January 12, 2018

In today's Stage 6, the Dakar competitors left Peru for Bolivia, travelling from Arequipa to La Paz and replacing sand dunes with fast tracks high on the Bolivian plateau. "The idea was to go out and attack, and it went pretty well, but I had a slight mishap with the fuel and I lost some time fixing it", Benavides said. (more...)
Oshoala: France friendly not enough for Falcons, we need more games Oshoala: France friendly not enough for Falcons, we need more games
- January 12, 2018

Oshoala , who previously won the award in 2014 and 2016, was named Women's Footballer of the Year last Thursday by CAF, beating Cameroun's Gabrielle Aboudi Onguene and Chrestina Kgatlana of South Africa to the top prize. "The only sad moment was not able to play for my country in 2017, but I am determined to make sure we qualify for the nations' cup in Ghana and defend our trophy like we did in Cameroon two years ago", Oshoala said. (more...)
West Brom Midfielder Jake Livermore Won't Face Disciplinary Action for Confronting Fan West Brom Midfielder Jake Livermore Won't Face Disciplinary Action for Confronting Fan
- January 12, 2018

However, the FA have today confirmed that the Baggies player should not and will not face any formal disciplinary proceedings over the incident. Livermore has been reminded of his responsibilities as a player, however, and was cautioned over going into crowds to ensure his safety and that of supporters. (more...)
Brokerages Expect Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC) to Announce $1.29 EPS
- January 12, 2018

After $-1.22 actual earnings per share reported by California Resources Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -61.48% EPS growth. Moreover, Country Tru Fincl Bank has 1.19% invested in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). Caspian Cap LP reported 925,000 shares. Crossvault Management Ltd Limited Liability Company has 4,225 shares for 0.29% of their portfolio. (more...)
Jordan King joins Ed Carpenter Racing for part-season IndyCar campaign Jordan King joins Ed Carpenter Racing for part-season IndyCar campaign
- January 12, 2018

King, who spent 2017 in F2 with MP Motorsport , will drive Carpenter's No. 20 Fuzzy's Ultra Premium Vodka Chevrolet in the 11 road- and street-course races on this year's Verizon IndyCar Series schedule. To that end, team owner Ed Carpenter is working on plans for King to take part in an oval test at some point during the season. "I believe that together, both of us have the capability to do well". (more...)
SEC! Alabama vs. Georgia for national championship SEC! Alabama vs. Georgia for national championship
- January 12, 2018

The ESPN-only presentation of the Sugar Bowl delivered a 12.0 overnight. Alabama beat LSU in New Orleans to win the 2011 championship. At least this all-SEC affair next Monday night won't be a rematch: Georgia and Alabama did not play in 2017. (more...)
Atletico Madrid Loan Vietto To Valencia Atletico Madrid Loan Vietto To Valencia
- January 12, 2018

Diego Simeone will leave Atletico Madrid in the future and take up the reins of Internazionale - according to his own son Giovanni. They are two players with status, and I hope they can reach their best form as soon as possible. At Chelsea, Brazil-born Costa scored 58 goals in 120 appearances within three and half years, including 20 in the Premier League last season. Costa has had a frustrating few months in the wilderness due to Atletico's transfer ban which meant the Spaniard was ... (more...)
Russell Westbrook: Sales Pitch To Paul George Will Come After Winning Title Russell Westbrook: Sales Pitch To Paul George Will Come After Winning Title
- January 12, 2018

Winning a title is 100 percent the best way to ensure someone stays with an organization for at least one more season. Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook is confident the results will speak for themselves when it comes to selling Paul George on the idea of re-signing with the team in the offseason. (more...)
Sensex, Nifty End Flat On Caution Ahead Of Corporate Results Sensex, Nifty End Flat On Caution Ahead Of Corporate Results
- January 12, 2018

The BSE market breadth was bullish with 1,915 advances and 1,002 declines. Globally, Asian stock markets ended broadly higher, with firmer commodity prices on the back of a weaker dollar and optimism about global growth buoying investor sentiment. (more...)
Blue Jays, Josh Donaldson reach $23M deal for 2018 season Blue Jays, Josh Donaldson reach $23M deal for 2018 season
- January 12, 2018

The previous record deal for an arbitration-eligible player was Bryce Harper's $21.625 million for the 2018 season, which was finalized last May. Going the hearing route now would have done little good for the Blue Jays' relationship with Donaldson, especially with him eligible for free agency in the fall. (more...)
Should politicians remain lawyers? Bar Council issues notice to lawmakers Should politicians remain lawyers? Bar Council issues notice to lawmakers
- January 12, 2018

He contended that since the MPs, MLAs and MLCs draw salaries from the government, they can not be allowed to practice as per rules of the Bar Council of India and the Advocates Act. "The committee â€" comprising D P Dhal, B C Thakur and R P Shah â€" gave one week's time to the elected representatives and posted the matter for final decision on January 22. (more...)
Golden Knights Blank Predators 3-0 Golden Knights Blank Predators 3-0
- January 12, 2018

Marchessault ends up getting the last laugh and is a key piece that has the Golden Knights first in the Western Conference at the half way point of the season. It was Smith's 10th goal of the season. Theodore made it 2-0 at 13:41 when he smacked a one-timer from the point that trickled through Rinne's legs. (more...)
Jayson Tatum Named Eastern Conference Rookie Of The Month For December Jayson Tatum Named Eastern Conference Rookie Of The Month For December
- January 12, 2018

That performance makes him only the fourth rookie since 1963-64 to amass at least 300 points, 40 rebounds and 20 steals during the month of December . He has connected on 79 threes this season, the most by any rookie in the National Basketball Association, and is averaging the second most points by a rookie in team history (Darrell Griffith, 20.6 ppg - 1980-81). (more...)
Sharapova's Australian Open return adds much-needed star power Sharapova's Australian Open return adds much-needed star power
- January 12, 2018

Victoria Azarenka , another former champion, is also absent - because of a custody battle over her child - which left Angelique Kerber , who is playing in Sydney this week, as the only other former women's singles champion playing in the tournament. (more...)
Maple Leafs great Bower dies Maple Leafs great Bower dies
- January 12, 2018

Brendan Shanahan, the Toronto Maple Leafs' President said "there may not be a more loved Toronto Maple Leaf nor a former player who loved them as much back". Whether Pickard gets the start or not, the Leafs look to extend their winning streak to three games as this lengthy road trip nears a close. Nylander made it 5-2 at 15:13, pouncing on a turnover by Oliver Ekman-Larsson and scoring an unassisted goal past a sprawling G Scott Wedgewood. (more...)
Revenge Porn Site Users Connected To Government IP Addresses Revenge Porn Site Users Connected To Government IP Addresses
- January 12, 2018

Senate and other top government entities, are using government computers to post and solicit nude photos on image board Anon-IB. Though known colloquially as revenge porn, most of this distribution has nothing to do with revenge, and everything to do with the culture of creating a dehumanizing spectacle of women's bodies. (more...)