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Clayton Kershaw allows first-ever grand slam to Aaron Altherr Clayton Kershaw allows first-ever grand slam to Aaron Altherr
- September 19, 2017

Tonight, Nick Pivetta gets the nod for the Phillies . The beloved former Phillies player, who helped Philadelphia to the 2008 World Series title, received a standing ovation before his first at-bat and loud cheers throughout the evening. (more...)
Ander Herrera says Manchester City must be Premier League favourites Ander Herrera says Manchester City must be Premier League favourites
- September 19, 2017

The United midfielder has pressed the button on the championship mind games after just five games with the two Manchester clubs locked at the top of the table with identical points and goals records. "We have quality as well, but because of the money they have spent, they are the favourites". They also delve into the listeners' questions mailbag to answer what you want to know and discuss which Premier League manager might fit best playing in his own team. (more...)
Hodgson admits Crystal Palace face horror month ahead Hodgson admits Crystal Palace face horror month ahead
- September 19, 2017

Frank De Boer's time as Crystal Palace boss was over nearly as soon as it had started. Luckily for Palace, Hodgson is no stranger to a relegation dog fight, successfully keeping Fulham in the Premier League in 2008 - though the beginning of his reign in West London shared similarities with Palace's disastrous start to this season. (more...)
Su'a Cravens out for season after being placed on reserve/left squad list Su'a Cravens out for season after being placed on reserve/left squad list
- September 19, 2017

Coach Jay Gruden gave Rapoport a quote about the importance of one's personal life and Cravens spent Saturday night on the sidelines of the USC-Texas game with team executive Doug Williams. Now, Cravens's status for 2017 has been resolved after Week 2 of the fledgling National Football League season. Deshazor Everett (MCL sprain) and Montae Nicholson (AC joint sprain) were among seven players listed as day-to-day following Week 2. (more...)
Bengals Consider Benching Dalton, Circling The Drain Bengals Consider Benching Dalton, Circling The Drain
- September 19, 2017

Last week, the NFL Player's Association (NFLPA) awarded Kaepernick its Community MVP after he gave away $900,000 to various liberal causes and organizations. Dalton has thrown four touchdowns so far this season and the offensive line has failed to protect him, yielding five sacks to the Ravens and another three at the hands of the Texans last Thursday. (more...)
Nevada Commission: No Decision Made Regarding Controversial Judge from Canelo vs. Golovkin Nevada Commission: No Decision Made Regarding Controversial Judge from Canelo vs. Golovkin
- September 19, 2017

She had Alvarez an easy 188-110 victor which was a difference from the cards from judges Dave Moretti and Don Trella. Byrd has been removed from major boxing events for the time being. "She'll still be in the business but she needs to catch her breath", Bennett said. Unfortunately, she didn't do well. But when the decision was announced, judge Adelaide Byrd had seen things differently. (more...)
Antonio Conte Defends Alvaro Morata Over Criticism Antonio Conte Defends Alvaro Morata Over Criticism
- September 19, 2017

We have come here and struggled in recent years, but we showed what we're capable of, competing against the best. And Henry says Arsenal need to match that level for the rest of the season. "But from now on, every player must adopt this level of organisation in tricky away games". Alexis Sanchez played against Cologne and scored a beauty. (more...)
Arsenal boss Wenger: Alexis happy here. We all love him Arsenal boss Wenger: Alexis happy here. We all love him
- September 19, 2017

According to the Daily Mirror , the 28-year-old will turn down any approach from the reigning La Liga champions, as he apparently would like to work under Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola. "We lose all together and win all together", he added. That's everyone who comes on or who starts is giving 100 per cent. "We were not sharp physically". (more...)
3 takeaways from Chargers 19-17 loss to Dolphins 3 takeaways from Chargers 19-17 loss to Dolphins
- September 19, 2017

Timmons didn't have an excused absence and didn't inform anyone he wouldn't be there, which meant he was AWOL (absent without leave). TMZ reported that Timmons was attempting to board a flight to Pennsylvania. We love him and we hope that he gets through whatever he is going through and get back to playing football with this football team'. Miami practiced in the Los Angeles area last week after being displaced by Hurricane Irma. (more...)
Vettel not sure what happened in crash Vettel not sure what happened in crash
- September 19, 2017

But Mercedes must be thanking the Gods after a first and third podium finish. With his 60th race victory and seventh this season, Hamilton - who had said he needed a " miracle " after struggling in qualifying - stands 28 points ahead of Vettel with six grands prix left this year. (more...)
Tap Nike's new app-connected National Basketball Association jerseys with your smartphone Tap Nike's new app-connected National Basketball Association jerseys with your smartphone
- September 19, 2017

Basically, customers who own one of the new jerseys will be able to tap their phone against a smart tag to access exclusive content with NikeConnect . Here's the ad campaign, boasting the tagline "Tap in to the game". The Nike NBA Connected Jersey is available exclusively online from 29 September, while the Nike Therma Flex Showtime Warm-up Jacket will debut on court on 30 September. (more...)
Clinton keeps proving she's a sore loser -- Roger Johnson Clinton keeps proving she's a sore loser -- Roger Johnson
- September 19, 2017

Ahead of his first attendance of the United Nations General Assembly meeting in NY this week, and apparently while looking at gifs, the president tweeted his most recent diplomatic maneuverings regarding Korea. Trump retweeted several illustrations, including an electoral map warning liberals that their attacks on him will lead to his reelection in 2020. " People say, 'Well, not everybody who voted for Bernie ended up voting for Hillary.' No kidding", Sanders said. (more...)
Rio Ferdinand to announce shock move into professional boxing Rio Ferdinand to announce shock move into professional boxing
- September 19, 2017

Ferdinand has been working as a pundit for BT Sport since his last playing role in football, a season-long spell at Queens Park Rangers in 2014-15. The former Manchester United and England captain will confirm he is taking up the sport at what is being billed as a "major news announcement" on Tuesday afternoon. (more...)
Taking a Fresh Look at Fitbit, Inc. (FIT)
- September 19, 2017

This company shares are 1.82% off its target price of $6.71 and the current market capitalization stands at $1.58B. Volume has increased in Friday's trading session by 0.42 million shares, but on a weak note. The correct version of this article can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2017/09/18/engineers-gate-manager-lp-takes-398000-position-in-fitbit-inc-fit.html. (more...)
24-year-old reveals he snubbed Manchester United this summer 24-year-old reveals he snubbed Manchester United this summer
- September 19, 2017

Neville has claimed that the position could pose a potential headache for Mourinho, which is in stark contrast to the right-back slot, where Antonio Valencia has excelled. "Blind's played there, Rojo's played there, Shaw's played there, Darmian's played there, they can't button that one down". Manchester United take on Burton in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday night at Old Trafford as they look to kick off their defence of the title. (more...)
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain needs time to adapt at Liverpool, says Jurgen Klopp Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain needs time to adapt at Liverpool, says Jurgen Klopp
- September 19, 2017

MATCH of the Day pundit Phil Neville hailed an "unbelievable" defensive display from Burnley in their 1-1 draw with Liverpool . "They saw us giving points away at Watford and again on Saturday, while other teams are banging them in, and they're thinking "this should have been sorted". (more...)
"We need time" - Koeman concedes top four is not achievable for Everton
- September 19, 2017

Of the 100 conceded matches De Gea has won, 79 of them are in the Premier League , 10 in the Champions League , one in the Europa League , four in the FA Cup, five in the League Cup and one in the FA Community Shield. The Ecuadorian was captain on Sunday and opened the scoring with a brilliant strike from outside of Everton's penalty area. We will be facing Burton Albion, a Championship club that will visit Old Trafford trying to play a historic game. (more...)
Sparks fly at Parker-Fury media conference Sparks fly at Parker-Fury media conference
- September 19, 2017

We come from the street, f*** off d***head, squealing like a pig. "When I came here this morning it's not nice when your promoter is saying to you that Higgins is threatening to pull out of the fight and wants to run away to New zealand with the money", Fury said. (more...)
Singapore GP attendance rises 19 percent in 2017 Singapore GP attendance rises 19 percent in 2017
- September 19, 2017

While Vettel collided with Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen off the line, and then spun his damaged Ferrari into the barriers coming out of Turn Three, Hamilton avoided the chaos and inherited a lead he never surrendered despite three Safety Cars in challenging wet-dry weather. (more...)
Nicola Adams' Las Vegas Debut Off After Opponent Issue Nicola Adams' Las Vegas Debut Off After Opponent Issue
- September 19, 2017

Complications with a first test meant a second test occurred, but the results could not be processed in time and the bout was cancelled as a precaution. I was just about to get ready and they [NSAC] said it was off. In addition, Adams' former Great Britain team-mate Savannah Marshall made a high-profile start to her own professional career last month when she appeared on the undercard of the controversial contest between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. (more...)
Everton boss Koeman hits back at Jose Mourinho Everton boss Koeman hits back at Jose Mourinho
- September 18, 2017

Now, tomorrow's League Cup clash at home to second-tier Sunderland takes on huge importance with bookmakers William Hill making Koeman second favorite to be the next manager sacked. "It was nice because I read the programme of United, and my colleague [Mourinho] talked about Everton and spending £140million and that we need to go for the top four. (more...)
Panthers Tight End Greg Olsen Broke His Foot Against The Bills Panthers Tight End Greg Olsen Broke His Foot Against The Bills
- September 18, 2017

The injury occurred in the second quarter. Olsen was injured in the first half of Sunday's home opener against the Buffalo Bills . The Panthers locked in on McCoy, stacking the box, and completely shut down the Bills running game. LeSean McCoy couldn't reenact his Week One performance; he carried the ball 12 times for nine-yards. Before the start of the season, the Panthers added $2 million in incentives to his contract based on receptions, receiving yards and postseason honors. (more...)
Chiefs cheerleader gets absolutely flattened by cameraman but soldiers on Chiefs cheerleader gets absolutely flattened by cameraman but soldiers on
- September 18, 2017

Maybe it does, but how the hell would he know? Hunt also added three catches for 28 yards, giving him a total of 126 receiving yards through two games. The Eagles had him well contained for most of the first three quarters. Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce and Eagles center Jason Kelce will have plenty of family and friends on hand at Arrowhead Stadium. (more...)
Ronald Koeman coming unstuck at the Toffees Ronald Koeman coming unstuck at the Toffees
- September 18, 2017

Lukaku was able to add his name to the scoresheet in the 90th minute when the ball came back into his path after he had struck a free kick into the wall. The Armenia global is becoming an increasingly crucial player for United but struggled for the majority of his debut season following his £37million transfer from Borussia Dortmund last summer. (more...)
Koeman: This Manchester United player struggled for a whole year Koeman: This Manchester United player struggled for a whole year
- September 18, 2017

This means that Everton drop into the relegation zone on the back of four straight defeats without scoring a goal and Mourinho feels that a side that spent £ 140m on transfers in the summer should be competing for a Champions League spot. (more...)
Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder spends the weekend at Wrigley Field Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder spends the weekend at Wrigley Field
- September 18, 2017

Aside from Miller and McKee, who do not appear to be active on social media, it's unclear how many other people were able to identify Vedder as the mystery third man in this trio. Eddie Vedder is awesome, there's no denying that and what he did on Friday night outside of Wrigley Field was pretty damn cool. It's not the first time Vedder has done something cool like this either. (more...)
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has dig at rivals Arsenal Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has dig at rivals Arsenal
- September 18, 2017

But Tottenham must build a project with the possibility to fight for the Champions League or Premier League. Asked what has happened with Edwards after he previously appeared to be rated so highly, he added: "Last season was hard for him". (more...)
Judge Denies Ezekiel Elliott Suspension Stay Request Filed by NFL Judge Denies Ezekiel Elliott Suspension Stay Request Filed by NFL
- September 18, 2017

It was Mazzant on Monday who denied the NFL's request. If Mazzant had granted the stay, it would've overturned his own decision and likely led to the suspension of Elliott. "Oddly, the National Football League is now seeking expedited relief from the Fifth Circuit without first waiting for the Court to rule on the identical issue". (more...)
Danny Ings in line for Liverpool return against Leicester City Danny Ings in line for Liverpool return against Leicester City
- September 18, 2017

Under-23 manager Neil Critchley told the Liverpool website Ings may not be involved today, a hint he could play tomorrow. We have a lot of players who are in good shape but have not had the match time - for example Grujic made a big step in development. (more...)
Cowboys' value climbs to $4.8 billion atop Forbes' NFL list Cowboys' value climbs to $4.8 billion atop Forbes' NFL list
- September 18, 2017

Five years ago, the Cowboys were the only team worth more than $2 billion, but in 2017, Forbes reports that the average National Football League franchise is worth $2.5 billion, up 8 percent from 2016, and all but five of the NFL's 32 teams are worth at least $2 billion (the Bills are 32nd on the list , valued at $1.6 billion). (more...)