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"NBA 2K18" updates cover with Kyrie Irving donning Celtics jersey
- September 10, 2017

LeBron is a free agent next offseason, and there's plenty of smoke indicating that he is strongly considering leaving town. The most intriguing asset they possess is Brooklyn's first round pick in the 2018 NBA Draft. Although Thomas had an All-Star season for the Celtics , his hip injury becomes a great fear looking into the future. One thing that does not seem likely is Thomas returning to the Celtics in any way shape or form. (more...)
Cavs, Heat Interested In Dwyane Wade? Cavs, Heat Interested In Dwyane Wade?
- September 10, 2017

To be around some of the guys he was with a year ago and with the new crop coming in, I think he will be excited to lead them in the right way. Wade signed his one-year, $23.8 million option on June 21 with the expectation that the Bulls would put a competitive team on the court this season. (more...)
Bengals Linebacker Vontaze Burfict Gets Contract Extension Bengals Linebacker Vontaze Burfict Gets Contract Extension
- September 10, 2017

Burfict was recently suspended three games (after appeal) for a hit on Chiefs fullback Anthony Sherman in the preseason. "It was important to reach an extension before the start of the season and we look forward to having Vontaze back with the team in a few weeks". (more...)
Adrian Peterson Discusses Facing Vikings as Member of Saints in Week 1 Adrian Peterson Discusses Facing Vikings as Member of Saints in Week 1
- September 10, 2017

Chef Ryan Tracy of Bros Brasserie, a former resident of New Orleans and a longtime Saints fan, gave his prediction to KWSN's Craig Mattick. "Oh, I think about ten carries, 40 yards, maybe a touchdown", Tracy said. So, it will be a work in progress for the group that will be protecting Vikings signal caller Sam Bradford . The real question is whether the Vikings offense can stick it to a traditionally overmatched New Orleans defense. (more...)
Federer and Nadal seemingly destined never to meet in NY Federer and Nadal seemingly destined never to meet in NY
- September 10, 2017

Nadal is one victory away from setting up a potential semi-final clash against arch nemesis Roger Federer , who will play 2009 US Open victor Juan Martín del Potro on the same day. Open quarter-finals on Monday, a feat he believes was impossible without the backing of a partisan crowd. The third set was level until Del Potro won the tie-break 10-8 and therefore edged in front again, 7-5 3-6 7-6 (10-8). (more...)
Manchester United fans delighted with dazzling Anthony Martial cameo against Stoke City
- September 10, 2017

In a furious first-half finale, the lively Rashford forced Butland into a save from the left, Antonio Valencia's radar was just awry with a cross, and then two goals in two minutes made the score 1-1 at the break. "I seem to get involved in hand-shake issues!" "Maybe it was because it has to be viewed as a negative result for him, coming to Stoke when everybody expects them to beat us". (more...)
Indians Young Role Players Extending Window Of Streak Indians Young Role Players Extending Window Of Streak
- September 10, 2017

Francisco Lindor finished a double shy of the cycle while Edwin Encarnacion was two-for-three with a three-run homer (33). Albert Almora Jr. hit a two-run homer, and Ian Happ had three hits as Chicago walloped Pittsburgh. BALTIMORE - Aaron Judge and Chase Headley each hit two-run homers as NY belted four en route to victory over Baltimore. More impressively, they're just three games behind the Houston Astros for the best record in the Junior Circuit. (more...)
James Anderson evergreen as England clinch series against West Indies
- September 10, 2017

After Bishoo had dismissed Cook lbw for 17 with the leg-spinner's first delivery of the match, Mark Stoneman (40 not out) and Tom Westley (44 not out), who both needed runs to press their claims for a place in the England side to defend the Ashes in Australia at the end of the year, guided their side home to an untroubled victory. (more...)
Man City demolish 10-man Liverpool 5-0
- September 10, 2017

Intent is irrelevant and it was both risky and reckless, so the referee had no choice. Liverpool are provisionally in the fifth place with seven points after suffering its first defeat this season. "He (Mane) was looking at the ball but the impact was huge". Manchester City vs Liverpool live streaming will be telecasted on NBCSN channel and Star Sports Select 1, Star Sports Sect 1 HD in India. (more...)
Larson rallies for win as NASCAR play-off field set Larson rallies for win as NASCAR play-off field set
- September 10, 2017

He had led the race twice before, and had been running at or near the front of the pack all night long. I like Harvick to be the man to beat tonight. This win is a huge congrats to them. "Yeah, you said it, came up a little bit short overall", Logano said. We want to help our teammates try to win a championship, and ultimately we want to win 10 races. (more...)
Auburn Tigers at Clemson Tigers Start Time, Betting Odds Auburn Tigers at Clemson Tigers Start Time, Betting Odds
- September 10, 2017

The awful recipe led to No. 3 Clemson notching 11 sacks and 14 tackles for loss in its 14-6 win over No. 3 Auburn , which had just 117 yards in the worst offensive display in Gus Malzahn's college coaching career, at War Memorial Stadium on Saturday night. (more...)
Raiders sign K Giorgio Tavecchio to practice squad Raiders sign K Giorgio Tavecchio to practice squad
- September 10, 2017

The team signed Giorgio Tavecchio off practice squad to kick. The 39-year-old is the Raiders' longest-tenured player and the franchise's all-time leading scorer. A rule change this year allows teams to bring back two players from IR after that player has been out at least eight weeks, and Janikowski could be worth such a move. (more...)
Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Preview and Prediction Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Preview and Prediction
- September 10, 2017

This will be the 13th meeting between the two programs, but just the second time Louisiana Tech has hosted Mississippi State in Ruston. Well, this is one of the most wonderful negative plays college football has ever produced. Mississippi State defensive back Maurice Smitherman tried to land on it but couldn't. That was a play after they were set up with 3rd down and goal to go.93 yards away from the goal line. (more...)
Stanford vs. USC Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction Stanford vs. USC Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction
- September 10, 2017

How tough was it to bring down the elusive running back? At this point in the year, the Cardinal defensive line is stronger than that of USC . It was only fitting for the Trojans to have a celebrity alumnus lead them with Stanford also having comedian and actor Will Ferrell showing them the way to the turf. (more...)
Srisaket Sor Rungivsai Knocks Out Srisaket Sor Rungivsai Knocks Out "Chocolatito" On Huge HBO Card
- September 10, 2017

Gonzalez, 30, was taken to the hospital immediately after the fight for medical treatment. Nicaragua's Gonzalez won 46 straight fights to begin his career, only to be upset by Thai challenger, who previously held the WBC title four years prior. (more...)
CRAWFORD | Four verticals: Malik Williams breaks out in Louisville's win at UNC CRAWFORD | Four verticals: Malik Williams breaks out in Louisville's win at UNC
- September 10, 2017

Get daily prep sports headlines from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. McSorley completed 15 of 28 passes for 164 yards, helping the Nittany Lions (2-0) avenge a loss to their in-state rivals a year ago. I don't know if you can say that's because of Lamar Jackson . Speight was charged with a fumble when he tried to hand the ball off. Michigan's other fumble happened on a punt return. (more...)
Pep Guardiola: 'No intent in Sadio Mane challenge'
- September 10, 2017

The game's major talking point came when Mane chased a long ball over the top and raised his boot as Ederson came rushing out. In the end it was a red card I am sure enough people will find enough reasons to say it was the right decision. (more...)
Royals Stop The Twins To Keep Their Slim Playoff Hopes Alive Royals Stop The Twins To Keep Their Slim Playoff Hopes Alive
- September 10, 2017

Jorge Polanco led the charge, going 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs , while Robbie Grossman went 1 for 3 with a solo homer and Brian Dozier added an RBI despite going 0 for 4 to round out the scoring for the Twins in the win. With the start Eddie Rosario gave Minnesota, manager Paul Molitor was hoping to for an easier win. "Joe's swing on his double was about the sweetest you'll see", Molitor said. (more...)
Stoke City v Manchester United Stoke City v Manchester United
- September 10, 2017

German import: Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting celebrates for Stoke (Getty). Man Utd are the only side to have won all three of their opening league games this season and have yet to concede a goal . However, despite it only being one game, Stoke City did exploit flaws in the United backline. "We are so pleased and I congratulate the players", Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino said. (more...)
Froome delighted after 'toughest' Grand Tour Froome delighted after 'toughest' Grand Tour
- September 10, 2017

Alberto Contador of Trek-Segafredo rounded out his Grand Tour career in style by winning Stage 20 of the 2017 Vuelta a Espana at the summit of the Alto d'Angliru. In an era where Grand Tours have become increasingly calculated, as time gaps between the top riders have gotten tighter and riders often ride to defend their position, Contador always backed up his intentions with actions. (more...)
UFC 215 Predictions: Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko 9/9/17 UFC 215 Predictions: Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko 9/9/17
- September 10, 2017

Both men are coming off losses and will be out to prove their relevance in the divisional rankings. The UFC would like to slide Johnson into a superfight but there really is no one who is a natural fit as an opponent for "DJ". Dos Anjos has been undefeated since moving up to the welterweight division, defeating Tarec Saffiedine at UFC Fight Night Singapore. Prediction: Cejudo has a suffocating wrestling game and he uses that to get a decision win over Reis. (more...)
How to Watch Nebraska vs. Oregon Online How to Watch Nebraska vs. Oregon Online
- September 10, 2017

But on the first play from scrimmage, OR cornerback Uguchukwu Amadi intercepted Nebraska junior quarterback Tanner Lee, whose arm was hit as he threw. The Ducks needed only three plays to score, with Herbert hitting Dillon Mitchell on a 17-yard touchdown pass for a 42-14 lead. -Senior De'Mornay Pierson-El had a 23-yard touchdown catch in the first quarter, marking his second touchdown catch in as many weeks. (more...)
BAYERN MUNICH, Ribery: BAYERN MUNICH, Ribery: "I would love to retire at this club"
- September 10, 2017

The midfielder made his eagerly-anticipated bow in Germany's top flight in the second half of Bayern's defeat against Julian Naglesmann's side. After the season, the two clubs completed three transfers. Sule and M. Hummels operated in front of him at centre-back positions. The Spaniard excelled last season under Carlo Ancelotti , playing the kind of football Bayern expected when they payed the €25 million for his services from Barcelona in 2013. (more...)
Ancelotti's Hoffenheim conundrum: Müller or James Rodriguez for Bayern start? Ancelotti's Hoffenheim conundrum: Müller or James Rodriguez for Bayern start?
- September 10, 2017

Counterpart Carlo Ancelotti was left pondering how his side lost after 23 efforts at goal . "I will definitely have no problem with Sule", he said of the centre-back, who arrived from Hoffenheim for a reported fee of €25million. Down to 10 men, the hosts sat back, stayed compact, and defended with every man they had. "I'm disappointed", Dortmund coach Peter Bosz said. Eintracht Frankfurt won 1-0 at Borussia Mönchengladbach , with a goal on 13 minutes from Kevin-Prince Boateng ... (more...)
Dembele settled ahead of Barca debut, says Valverde Dembele settled ahead of Barca debut, says Valverde
- September 10, 2017

Sky Bet now make the Catalan giants, who are two points clear of second-placed Sevilla at the top of the table , 4/6 to win the title while champions Real Madrid have drifted to 5/4 after they dropped points for the second game in a row. (more...)
TCU scores quickly but Arkansas strikes big for even first quarter TCU scores quickly but Arkansas strikes big for even first quarter
- September 10, 2017

Arkansas played clean last season against TCU , finishing the double-overtime affair with no turnovers. It was the first time since the 2014 Texas Bowl that an Arkansas player recovered a fumble for a touchdown. Running back duo of Devwah Whaley and David Williams Combined for three rushing touchdowns in the Florida A&M win. TCU had trouble stopping physical running teams such as Arkansas in 2016. (more...)
Doubles Take: Mixed and women's finals Doubles Take: Mixed and women's finals
- September 10, 2017

Victory helped take their record as a team to a ideal 10-0 and takes Murray's tally of Grand Slam titles to five, three in mixed doubles and two in men's doubles. "We saved some set points otherwise we were going to be in tie-break again". Hingis is also through to the women's doubles final. The first champions of the tournament were crowned yesterday as Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau won the men's title over Feliciano Lopez and Marc Lopez. (more...)
Benzema injury exposes Real striking options Benzema injury exposes Real striking options
- September 10, 2017

Real Madrid paid for the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo and a series of missed chances by Gareth Bale as they were held 1-1 at home by Levante . Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane faces further fall-out from Saturday's 1-1 La Liga draw at home to Levante , with Karim Benzema set to be sidelined for around a month with a thigh muscle injury and Marcelo facing a suspension of at least two games after being shown a straight red card. (more...)
Boks, Wallabies draw in Perth Boks, Wallabies draw in Perth
- September 10, 2017

The Springboks take on the world champions New Zealand in Auckland next week, while Australia host Argentina in Canberra. "I'm really proud that we were able to get ourselves back into the match after trailing by 10 points in the second half". (more...)
Cincinnati falls to MI 36-14 Cincinnati falls to MI 36-14
- September 10, 2017

Sep. Why was the score this "close?" . Moore had some passes dropped, including by Lewis inside the MI 10 when trailing by 10 points early in the fourth quarter. This could be a good opportunity for the Wolverines to go deep into their depth chart at multiple positions as they try to keep the regulars healthy and give the younger rotation players additional reps. (more...)