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National League : Washington Nationals clinch East title National League : Washington Nationals clinch East title
- September 11, 2017

Stephen Strasburg blanked the Phillies over eight innings, striking out 10 in a 3-2 victory over the Marlins on Sunday. The Diamondbacks halted a two-game skid and won for the 14th time in 16 games by downing the Padres, 3-2. Bauer allowed a pair of runs over 6 1/3 innings for the AL Central leaders, whose magic number is down to seven. "It just takes one big hit, one big inning for us that could go either way". (more...)
Florida's Major Airports Assess Damage After Hurricane Irma Florida's Major Airports Assess Damage After Hurricane Irma
- September 11, 2017

Chin said Miami-Homestead General Aviation Airport and Dade-Collier Training and Transition Airport were closed Monday. Irma has already trashed airports, buildings and roads in the Caribbean. Hundreds of flights have been canceled between Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Columbia Metropolitan Airport and Charlotte Douglas International Airport. (more...)
Did Floyd Mayweather barely even train for Conor McGregor fight? Did Floyd Mayweather barely even train for Conor McGregor fight?
- September 11, 2017

However eyebrows were raised in his most recent camp when the defensive master was spotted at his gentleman's club at 3am on the eve of the of the weigh-ins for the lucrative contest and was seen eating fast food at the beginning of fight week. (more...)
Slaven Bilic hands Diafra Sakho fresh start at West Ham United Slaven Bilic hands Diafra Sakho fresh start at West Ham United
- September 11, 2017

Amid the chaos and fall-out of West Ham's Deadline Day dealings came the saga of Sakho, who flew himself to French club Rennes and underwent a medical. "Maybe not aware of every incident in world football but if he doesn't know what's happening with Robert Snodgrass, playing in the league he's competing in, you have to worry about Bilic's ability to conduct the job in the strongest fashion for West Ham to move forward". (more...)
Chelsea forward Morata reveals what he said to Real Madrid before leaving Chelsea forward Morata reveals what he said to Real Madrid before leaving
- September 11, 2017

Immediately after the win at Leicester, before Morata was made aware of the unsavoury singing, he said: " It is important to win here ". The song, aired during Chelsea's 2-1 win at Leicester City on Saturday, describes supporters of rivals Tottenham Hotspur , who have traditional links to the Jewish community, as "Yids". (more...)
US Open: Hunger and passion sees Rafael Nadal's appetite continue unabated US Open: Hunger and passion sees Rafael Nadal's appetite continue unabated
- September 11, 2017

He ends it having reasserted himself, capped by a U.S. Open final that shaped up as quite a mismatch - and turned out to be exactly that. And who could possibly pretend to know what 2018 will bring for them? Rafael Nadal entered the 2017 Grand Slam season on a 2½-year drought without so much as one appearance in a major final, let alone a title. (more...)
Oklahoma's Mayfield apologizes for flag incident at Ohio St. Oklahoma's Mayfield apologizes for flag incident at Ohio St.
- September 11, 2017

Now, Mayfield is apologizing for the move - saying, "I didn't mean for it to be disrespectful". adding, "I got caught up in an emotional win". Was he surprised by the backlash? As he said in the apology, it was an emotional game, and he was elated after pulling off a huge win for his team. (more...)
National Football League appeals Elliott's injunction to Fifth Circuit National Football League appeals Elliott's injunction to Fifth Circuit
- September 11, 2017

The NFL sought an expedited appeal in Brady's case, but the decision by a three-member panel of the Second Circuit still took six months, during which time Brady played the entire 2015 season. Elliott also enjoyed seeing Witten become the Cowboys' all-time receiving leader. "Witten's been a big mentor to me". Now, you can talk about how much Giants missed Beckham, who sat out with a high ankle sprain suffered in the preseason. (more...)
Sissoko: This how my Tottenham form has been transformed dramatically Sissoko: This how my Tottenham form has been transformed dramatically
- September 11, 2017

Kane is more two-footed and is not as devastating and explosive... He is a killer, Harry Kane , look at the goals he has scored the previous year. "I think teams are spending money and buying big players, big names, and we left it late in the transfer window to get the players we wanted", he said. (more...)
Ouch! Gilbert Melendez Still Feeling Effects of UFC 215 Battle Ouch! Gilbert Melendez Still Feeling Effects of UFC 215 Battle
- September 11, 2017

Either unwilling, or unable to check the kicks, the veteran hit the mat six times in his first fight since dropping to 145lbs, setting a new record for knockdowns in a single UFC fight. While it was a gutsy display by the former Strikeforce champion, he fell well short of victory, with the judges handing Stephens a unanimous decision to the tune of 30-26, 30-26, 30-25. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension has been put on hold Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension has been put on hold
- September 11, 2017

Under the personal conduct policy, players found by the league to have committed domestic violence are subject to "a baseline suspension without pay of six games" regardless of whether "the conduct does not result in a criminal conviction". (more...)
Mino Raiola: 'Paulo Dybala will eventually leave Juventus' Mino Raiola: 'Paulo Dybala will eventually leave Juventus'
- September 11, 2017

Speaking to Italian outlet Rai Sport , Raiola said: "In the end, Dybala will leave Juve". Dybala, 23, joined Juve from Palermo in June, 2015 and was instrumental in the Bianconeri's successful defence of the Serie A title last season. 'And if he does he should go to a team with a project already formed where he can join. Dybala scored in his side's 3-0 win against Chievo on Saturday, and coach Allegri stressed that his "future is with Juventus ". (more...)
Kyrie Irving, Jae Crowder had amusing encounter before completion of their trade Kyrie Irving, Jae Crowder had amusing encounter before completion of their trade
- September 11, 2017

He will replace Cody Zeller, who will still play extensively at center and could play some power forward in certain matchups. "He contributes to winning at an extremely high level". See what else Crowder had to say below. Tyronn Lue, Koby Altman, Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, and Ante Zizic posed for photos at an introductory news conference last week. (more...)
D'Tigers begin Afrobasket title defense on a winning note D'Tigers begin Afrobasket title defense on a winning note
- September 11, 2017

According to the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) social site, D'Tigers experienced the defeat on Sunday in Tunisia in their last Group A match. Tidesports source gathered that the senior men basketball team had narrowly beaten Cote d'Ivoire 78-77 points in their first group match on Friday. (more...)
Suffers suspected dislocated shoulder
- September 11, 2017

The England worldwide landed awkwardly on his shoulder as he made contact with team-mate Ben Mee after claiming the ball in the air. Burnley manager Sean Dyche has revealed that goalkeeper Tom Heaton could be set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines following the injury he sustained during this afternoon's 1-0 win over Crystal Palace. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez is not fat - Arsene Wenger defends striker Alexis Sanchez is not fat - Arsene Wenger defends striker
- September 11, 2017

Welbeck has struggled with serious injuries in the past two seasons and was limited to just 15 league starts since the beginning of the 2015-16 campaign. "It's always a test when you had such a negative experience as we had, for the mental health of the team, to see how we respond". Francis Coquelin took an odd-looking tumble after injuring his hamstring against Bournemouth on Saturday. (more...)
Mbappe Eyeing Ballon D'Or- For Neymar Mbappe Eyeing Ballon D'Or- For Neymar
- September 11, 2017

Kylian Mbappe continues to get the warmest of receptions after moving to Paris Saint-Germain this summer. The France worldwide opted for a move to the Parisian club over a host of European suitors this summer, joining on a one-year loan deal before making is €180 million switch permanent next season. (more...)
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'No regrets over Philippe Coutinho omission' Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'No regrets over Philippe Coutinho omission'
- September 11, 2017

Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho needs to follow the lead of Luis Suarez, rather than Alexis Sanchez, after missing out on a move, says Paul Ince. "This has to be the year that trophies start coming back to the club". When can Klopp win trophies this year? Emre Can of Liverpool celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Play-Offs round second leg match between Liverpool FC and 1899 Hoffenheim at Anfield on August 23, 2017 in Liverpool , ... (more...)
Chargers vs. Broncos 2017: Final score prediction Chargers vs. Broncos 2017: Final score prediction
- September 11, 2017

McCoy knows this well. MATCHUPS TO WATCH: -Chargers WR Keenan Allen vs. Broncos CB Aqib Talib. The Chargers are going to the Super Bowl! The Los Angeles Chargers have been devastated by injuries for the past two seasons. Neither of the Chargers' top two 2017 draft picks aren't healthy, but the offense still represents a clear improvement over last season's iteration. (more...)
Wenger: Alexis isn't fat, he's serious and committed Wenger: Alexis isn't fat, he's serious and committed
- September 11, 2017

The Arsenal substitute replaced Aaron Ramsey in the second half of the Gunners' 3-0 victory at the Emirates but was soon forced off himself. Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck says that manager Arsene Wenger has "a good headache" when it comes to his options up front. (more...)
SNS Financial Group LLC Reduces Holdings in CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL)
- September 11, 2017

CURR's SI was 1,700 shares in September as released by FINRA. Janus Cap Ltd Liability Corp owns 227,071 shares. Visionary Asset Mgmt Inc accumulated 98,143 shares. The rating was initiated by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, September 15 with "Underweight". Zacks Lowered CenturyLink from a "hold" recommendation to a "strong sell" recommendation in a analysis report on Friday morning, Aug 25th. (more...)
Why Harry Kane Can Be Better Than Batistuta - Pochettino
- September 11, 2017

The good thing is that he was very calm and relaxed. Llorente, who is expected to be a back-up for Kane, joined Spurs for around £12 million on transfer deadline day but Jenkins said: "With Llorente we talked to him for weeks, there was a lot of talks about upgrading his contract and giving him a new two-year deal". (more...)
Mourinho - I've coached no better guys than Matic
- September 11, 2017

During a match between the Blues and Southampton in 2015, Mourinho brought the player on as a second-half substitute, but surprisingly took him off again after just 30 minutes. "So let's keep going'". 'We didn't keep going for a long time because a few weeks later I was sacked, ' Mourinho added. "Goodness knows we had too many free kicks against us, but that wasn't because we're a physical team, it was because the referee misinterpreted too many things, in my view". (more...)
Effenberg: Lewandowski should go to PSG or Barcelona Effenberg: Lewandowski should go to PSG or Barcelona
- September 11, 2017

Byaern were knocked out by eventual winners Real Madrid in the the Champison League quarter-finals last season and are currenlty sixth in the Bundesliga after losing to Hoffenheim on Saturday. Lewandowski criticised his team-mates last season, claiming they didn't support his quest to win the Bundesliga's top scorer award. "Whoever publicly criticises the club or his team-mates will get in trouble with me personally". (more...)
Stafford's 4 TD lift Lions to 35-23 win over Cardinals Stafford's 4 TD lift Lions to 35-23 win over Cardinals
- September 11, 2017

His injury was announced after that. The Lions hit him hard and often. Wilson was held to 14-of-27 for 158 yards. First game jitters? Just not prepared? Ferguson played 164 games for Buffalo in the 1970s. Only Palmer kept misfiring badly, and when he did, Detroit took advantage. "It's NFL football", Stafford said. Kaepernick remains unsigned after opting out of his contract with the San Francisco 49ers. (more...)
Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan seeks six-month break from Tests Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan seeks six-month break from Tests
- September 11, 2017

One of the most decorated all-rounders of this generation, Shakib has featured in 51 Tests, 177 ODIs and 59 T20Is for Bangladesh during which he has scored 9785 global runs and taken 482 wickets enroute to becoming a vital cog in Bangladesh's rise as a cricketing nation. (more...)
Jaguars WR Robinson sustains ACL injury Jaguars WR Robinson sustains ACL injury
- September 11, 2017

TE C.J. Fiedorowicz - As mentioned above, the Jaguars provide some serious firepower at the cornerback position, meaning that the outside receivers for the Texans could be limited. Marqise Lee and Allen Robinson will look to head the Jaguars' receiving corps after combining for over 1,700 yards and 9 touchdown grabs last season. (more...)
Will the Royals earn a split with the Twins? MLB Predictions 9/10/17 Will the Royals earn a split with the Twins? MLB Predictions 9/10/17
- September 11, 2017

The blast tied the score at 2-2, and the Royals struck for three in the eight, buoyed by a leadoff single from Lorenzo Cain , who finished 3 for 4, and a walk by Melky Cabrera . Salvador Perez doubled in a run and Alcides Escobar hit a sacrifice fly. He has eight straight hits and a walk in past nine plate-appearances to raise his average to.328. (more...)
Eden Hazard: Chelsea have squad to win Champions League Eden Hazard: Chelsea have squad to win Champions League
- September 11, 2017

Chelsea are not strangers to the departure lounge, nor to the bustle of midweek football, but like Leicester City before them, the title brings a new and more hectic reality. "In the past months I have just been working hard to be fit and on Tuesday we have the Champions League so I am just happy to be back on the pitch". (more...)
Conor McGregor sued $100000 for UFC 202 press conference injury Conor McGregor sued $100000 for UFC 202 press conference injury
- September 11, 2017

According to The Blast , Pegg says that as McGregor made $15m (£11.3m) from his fight with Diaz, during which he was "significantly" struck by Diaz 166 times, he should be entitled to $15m divided by 166 - or $90,000 (£68,000), with the extra $5,000 (£3,800) being for his medical expenses. (more...)