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Blues have discussed signing Jagr Blues have discussed signing Jagr
- September 29, 2017

Now, the time has come to look for a replacement for Fabbri, who had 29 points in 51 games last season. The Blues also will be without Alexander Steen (hand), their third-leading scorer from a year ago, and defenseman Jay Bouwmeester (ankle) when they drop the puck October 4 against the defending champion Penguins. (more...)
Neymar backs PSG team-mate Mbappe in battle for Ballon d'Or Neymar backs PSG team-mate Mbappe in battle for Ballon d'Or
- September 29, 2017

His was a complete performance". The Brazil star left Barcelona to join PSG in a world-record €222 million deal - a switch reportedly fuelled by Neymar's desire to escape Lionel Messi's shadow in his pursuit of football's ultimate individual honour. (more...)
Eden Hazard hails crucial Chelsea win over Atletico Madrid Eden Hazard hails crucial Chelsea win over Atletico Madrid
- September 29, 2017

Chelsea , who next play Roma twice, lead Group C with two wins from two games. Blues supporters agreed with Gerrard's comments about Hazard being the best player in the league but believe Liverpool and Chelsea are in very different positions when the likes of Barcelona and Real Madrid come knocking. (more...)
Former Black Caps bowling coach Shane Bond joins England Former Black Caps bowling coach Shane Bond joins England
- September 29, 2017

Crane, 20, thrived when playing grade cricket in Sydney last winter and eventually broke into the New South Wales state side in the Sheffield Shield as their first overseas cricket since the great Imran Khan back in 1984-85. His role in the development of Test seamers Trent Boult and Tim Southee was widely acclaimed, along with New Zealand's run to the World Cup final. Bond is now the head coach of New Zealand A and is in India where his team is involved in 2 four-day matches and 5 one-dayers. (more...)
HubSpot, Inc. (HUBS) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance
- September 29, 2017

HUBS has been the topic of a number of other reports. Cowen and Company reaffirmed a market perform rating and set a $69.00 target price (up from $63.00) on shares of HubSpot in a report on Friday, August 4th. If you are accessing this news story on another domain, it was stolen and republished in violation of worldwide copyright and trademark laws. The legal version of this news story can be read at ... (more...)
Verstappen laments his luck in 2017 Verstappen laments his luck in 2017
- September 29, 2017

His Dutch teammate, Max Verstappen, who finished behind Ricciardo last year, hopes for at least another second place this year. 'I just have to see the positives of the season, which is qualifying. "He is very fast". But I am faster this year by three- or four-tenths on average. That's a lot of time. "I am very self-confident", Verstappen added. (more...)
Enyimba dismiss links with Ghana WAFU Cup-winning coach Konadu Enyimba dismiss links with Ghana WAFU Cup-winning coach Konadu
- September 29, 2017

The SWAG also congratulated Coach Maxwell Konadu, his technical assistants and the management committee of the home-based Black Stars for guiding the team to success, despite the harsh criticisms and the challenges they were confronted with at the beginning of the competition. (more...)
Extra officers in field for Packers, Bears game Extra officers in field for Packers, Bears game
- September 29, 2017

As a 40-yard-long flag was displayed at the middle of the field, fans at Lambeau Field rose with a rousing ovation and chants of "USA!" Some Packer fans also saluted and put their hands over their hearts during the National Anthem. Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick started the anthem protests past year when he started kneeling during the anthem. Many people in the crowd held up small flags during and after the anthem. (more...)
Davante Adams leaves on stretcher after dirty hit from Bears LB Davante Adams leaves on stretcher after dirty hit from Bears LB
- September 29, 2017

Adams was wrapped up right away by several Bears defensive players as Danny Trevathan came storming in, lowering his helmet and laying a huge hit on the defenseless receiver to his facemask. Nelson caught a 4-yard touchdown pass on the play after Adams was injured and went to one knee and bowed his head in the end zone amidst a muted celebration from the crowd. (more...)
Aguero reportedly injured in vehicle crash Aguero reportedly injured in vehicle crash
- September 29, 2017

The Argentina global was reportedly wearing his seat belt but suffered broken ribs as a result of the crash. Aguero attended a show featuring Colombian singer Maluma before the taxi he was in reportedly crashed into a pole en route to the airport back to Manchester. (more...)
DeMarcus Lawrence Named NFC Defensive Player Of The Month DeMarcus Lawrence Named NFC Defensive Player Of The Month
- September 29, 2017

Lawrence has 6.5 on the season and is just the third player in National Football League history to register more than one sack in each of the opening three games along with Mark Gastineau and Hall of Famer Kevin Greene. Cowboys defensive end Demarcus Lawrence was suspended for the first four games of the 2016 season, but he's been available for the first month of this season and the Dallas defense has been better for his presence. (more...)
Some NE Patriots Protest Trump's Comments By Taking A Knee Some NE Patriots Protest Trump's Comments By Taking A Knee
- September 29, 2017

After Trump ripped apart the NFL and its players for "disrespecting the anthem", the sports league and its owners took a collective stance and fired back at the United States president. We're all different. We're all unique. The move comes just days after Patriots owner Robert Kraft, a friend of President Trump's, ripped the commander in chief for calling on NFL team owners to ban players from kneeling or displaying other forms of protest during the national anthem . (more...)
Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall hasn't considered retirement, happy to be back Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall hasn't considered retirement, happy to be back
- September 29, 2017

Radio: WXYT-AM (1270; other radio affiliates ). Petr Mrazek made 37 saves. The Red Wings unsuccessfully challenged off-side on the play and were issued a delay of game penalty, as per the newly instituted rule. Michael Rasmussen got the scoring started with a deflection of a Niklas Kronwall shot 46 seconds into the period. Forsberg finished with 33 saves and was ideal through the first period. (more...)
Pellegrino challenges van Dijk to win back Southampton captaincy Pellegrino challenges van Dijk to win back Southampton captaincy
- September 29, 2017

Van Dijk was named Southampton captain in January but Pellegrino said the defender must earn back the captain's arm band after a lengthy absence due to injury and the transfer saga. "We've got another two weeks after this game due to the global break, and we'll play a friendly game in the middle". Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino has revealed that the club is being patient over Virgil van Dijk's to their starting lineup. (more...)
Cyclones to Debut New Helmet Decal on Thursday Night Cyclones to Debut New Helmet Decal on Thursday Night
- September 29, 2017

Texas fumbled away a kickoff deep in its own territory, but the runner was ruled down on replay. Texas is now 2-2 and their next game will be at home against Kansas State. " Iowa State has used various forms of Cyclone marks occasionally in its history". Nearly none of the improvement Iowa State has made under second-year coach Matt Campbell was evident against the Longhorns. (more...)
Pedro Martinez's son signs with Tigers Pedro Martinez's son signs with Tigers
- September 29, 2017

The younger Martinez inked a contract with the Tigers as part of the signing period for global players. This announcement was made during a press conference in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, with Martinez and his parents and Tom Moore, the Detroit Tigers' director of worldwide operations. (more...)
Six Killed in Johannesburg M1 Crash Six Killed in Johannesburg M1 Crash
- September 29, 2017

Paramedics assessed the man and he was found to have sustained a serious injury to his leg. Unfortunately, nothing more could be done for them and they were declared dead. A screengrab of Johannesburg traffic along the N1 South before the Buccleuch I/C following an accident. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the deceased who lost their lives in this tragic accident", said Makhura. (more...)
Twins look to wrap up playoff spot with win tonight Twins look to wrap up playoff spot with win tonight
- September 29, 2017

The first run of the game came in the top of the first as the Twins' Jorge Polanco would drive in Brian Dozier with an RBI groundout. The Twins are the 13th team in major league history, and the first since the 2009 Seattle Mariners , to go from 100-plus losses to a winning record. (more...)
North Carolina's Outer Banks reopen to visitors North Carolina's Outer Banks reopen to visitors
- September 29, 2017

Hyde County officials said Monday they thought about 700 visitors would leave because of the evacuation ordered for Ocracoke Island. "A coastal inundation of two to four feet is likely on the barrier islands of eastern North Carolina", said AccuWeather hurricane expert Dan Kottlowski. (more...)
Packers, Bears players stand and link arms during national anthem Packers, Bears players stand and link arms during national anthem
- September 29, 2017

Almost all fans stood, but only some linked arms, according to those at Lambeau. Both the Bears and Packers stood with linked arms during the national anthem. "Like I said after the game, we love and support them and each of us I'm sure have done charity events for them", Rodgers said earlier this week. Players from the Pittsburgh Steelers, Tennessee Titans, and Seattle Seahawks stayed in the locker room during the anthem on Sunday, and players from virtually every National Football League ... (more...)
Wenger hints at Wilshere Arsenal future following BATE win Wenger hints at Wilshere Arsenal future following BATE win
- September 29, 2017

Had Arsenal been travelling to Barcelona rather than Barysaw, Wenger may have had to tearfully tell Wilshere that he could offer him no more than Carabao Cup football. This proved to be a consolation for BATE, as they were well beaten by Arsenal in the end. They were already 2-0 up by then with their second goal on the stroke of halftime from forward Allan Saint-Maximin, who picked off a stray pass in his own half and burst downfield to score . (more...)
Adam Silver says players know respecting the flag is important Adam Silver says players know respecting the flag is important
- September 29, 2017

It is likely that we haven't heard the last about this issue in the National Basketball Association. "It's not a position we want the league to be in", Silver said. The team with the absolute worst record could fall to the fifth pick whereas in the previous lottery system they would have been the fourth. The lottery changes were to discourage tanking, the practice of losing games on objective in an effort to improve draft odds. (more...)
Rashford will 'go right to the top' - Giggs Rashford will 'go right to the top' - Giggs
- September 29, 2017

Rashford burst onto the scene in Louis van Gaal's final season - when Giggs was still at the club, serving as the Dutchman's assistant manager. Still only 19-years-old, England global Rashford has scored 24 goals in 80 games for United, collecting winners' medals in the FA Cup, League Cup and Europa League in the process. (more...)
Obama, Bush, Clinton the center of attention at Presidents Cup Opening Ceremony Obama, Bush, Clinton the center of attention at Presidents Cup Opening Ceremony
- September 29, 2017

The International team, comprised of players from the rest of the world excluding Europe, have now lost the opening session six consecutive times at the biennial event. The past three American presidents - Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton - have confirmed they will be present for the start of the event at Liberty National on Thursday. (more...)
Hurricane Maria weakens to tropical storm Hurricane Maria weakens to tropical storm
- September 29, 2017

At this stage remnants of ex-hurricane Lee may become entrained within another weather system arriving later on Saturday and into Sunday to the north of the UK. Hurricane Lee has maximum sustained winds at 110 miles per hour and is moving north at 9 miles per hour, the National Hurricane Center said. While both storms have weakened and would not be hurricanes if they reached British shores, they could still have an influence on the weather. (more...)
Four boats through to world medal races Four boats through to world medal races
- September 29, 2017

Lightweight women's double scullers Jackie Kiddle and Zoe McBride will also be racing for a medal after a sensational win in their semi final. While the A final berth was already in the bag Italy laid down a blistering sprint finish, overtaking Murray and Hunter who took a comfortable second while Serbia claimed third. (more...)
Best birthday ever: Two Redskins buy Xbox One for kid Best birthday ever: Two Redskins buy Xbox One for kid
- September 29, 2017

But now that Kelley can afford it, he and Marshall chose to buy the boy an Xbox. The two Redskins players overheard the kid and told him that they wanted to buy him an Xbox, and that he should check with his mom to make sure it was okay. Kelley said he didn't want the picture posted on social media because he wasn't doing this for attention - he was just trying to perform a good deed. (more...)
Panthers vs. Patriots Spread: NFL Week 4 Odds, Prediction
- September 29, 2017

High dollar for a high priority - protecting Newton , the franchise quarterback. The Patriots are ranked 26th in the National Football League in rushing yards allowed at 130.3 yards per game. "It's a process", safety Jordan Richards said of improving the defense. "So definitely trying to get (better) and definitely trying to get out there". (more...)
Chelsea star branded a cheat after Champions League win Chelsea star branded a cheat after Champions League win
- September 29, 2017

Batshuayi could play a pivotal role once again if deployed from the bench against Manchester City and his penchant for netting crucial goals is a handy weapon to possess. He will return for Chelsea after the worldwide break. Chelsea will miss David Luiz - but we won't. Conte is particularly unhappy at the scheduling because he feels that there is no pressing need... (more...)
Lowe favours one former club in NRL decider Lowe favours one former club in NRL decider
- September 29, 2017

Everyone's going to watch it. I know he's leaving but I'm pretty honoured to have been at the club for his past year. Patrick has played 22 games with North Queensland since 2015 but has signed a two-year deal to join Melbourne next season. (more...)