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Indians 2017 playoff run begins Thursday night in Cleveland Indians 2017 playoff run begins Thursday night in Cleveland
- October 03, 2017

All eyes will be on Chase Field in Phoenix on Wednesday night for the National League Wild Card Game , with the Arizona Diamondbacks hosting the Colorado Rockies in a battle between NL West division mates. The Nats posted 819 runs this season while allowing 672. The Cleveland Indians now are seen as the favorites to be World Series Champs. The Yankees are favored against the visiting Twins, of course, but to have that good of odds despite needing to win one game to keep ... (more...)
Redskins' Norman out for a Redskins' Norman out for a "couple weeks"
- October 03, 2017

Norman left the game just before halftime after assisting on a tackle of Chiefs receiver Chris Conley. To say Norman-who hasn't missed a game since 2014-is a linchpin for the Redskins on the back end would be an understatement. With Norman sidelined, Washington will hope 2016 third-round pick Kendall Fuller and third-year corner Quinton Dunbar can pick up the slack. He was first selected by the Panthers in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL Draft out of Coastal Carolina after having ... (more...)
Seahawks injury updates: LT Rees Odhiambo hospitalized with breathing problems Seahawks injury updates: LT Rees Odhiambo hospitalized with breathing problems
- October 02, 2017

Odhiambo had difficulty breathing in the locker room after the game and after being stabilized was taken to a hospital for observation. Carroll said Sunday night that "all of his signs are really stable" and that Odhiambo would remain in the hospital overnight as a precaution. (more...)
Daniel Ricciardo's Red Bull team must grow wings next year Daniel Ricciardo's Red Bull team must grow wings next year
- October 02, 2017

Vettel is now set to start the race from the grid as the team did not break parc ferme procedure. A third-place finish in last year's drivers' championship led to speculation Ricciardo was set to team-up with Hamilton and replace Nico Rosberg at Mercedes following the current world champion's shock retirement from the sport, before boss Christian Horner understandably revealed Red Bull's desire to hold him to the terms of his performance-related contract, which runs to the end of 2018. (more...)
Garbine Muguruza: Wimbledon champion retires at China Open feeling unwell Garbine Muguruza: Wimbledon champion retires at China Open feeling unwell
- October 02, 2017

She held a 3-2 winning record against her 31-year-old opponent, but had lost two of their last three meetings, at the Australian Open last year and in Eastbourne earlier this year. World No. 10 Dominika Cibulkova and No. 12 Angelique Kerber also fell Monday. "Obviously not a great match so just forget about it and move on, try to have a better level for the next tournament (Hong Kong)". (more...)
Sondaggio: panchina Bayern, per il 57% Tuchel non è il profilo giusto Sondaggio: panchina Bayern, per il 57% Tuchel non è il profilo giusto
- October 02, 2017

E' stato Kicker a rivelare alcuni retroscena sul caso. Ma Arjen Robben non si sarebbe limitato solo a questo. Oltre a queste lamentele anche quelle di Ribery che, secondo la " Bild " chiamava il presidente Uli Hoeness ogni volta che veniva sostituito. (more...)
Lukaku due in Los Angeles court over noise complaint Lukaku due in Los Angeles court over noise complaint
- October 02, 2017

Lukaku reported to the Belgian Football Centre in Brussels as normal on Monday afternoon ahead of World Cup qualifiers against Bosnia and Cyprus, despite being involved in ongoing court proceedings in Los Angeles . Commissioner Jane Godfrey, overseeing the case, ordered Lukaku to appear at Los Angeles Airport Courthouse on November 21. Despite this request, Lukaku can opt not to appear in person at the hearing, with his lawyer handling the matter on his behalf again. (more...)
Fabian Delph misses England training ahead of Slovenia fixture Fabian Delph misses England training ahead of Slovenia fixture
- October 02, 2017

Daniel Sturridge, Jordan Henderson and Michael Keane also missed the part-open training session with England. Winks has just returned from a long absence with an ankle injury, which kept him out of the England squad at the European Under 21 Championships in June as well as the first worldwide break of the season. (more...)
Laura Robson safe in Vegas Laura Robson safe in Vegas
- October 02, 2017

She told her social media followers that she was okay, but in shock. "I'm okay. We were right there". Per BBC Sport , the 23-year-old added, "My friend who was deeper in the crowd has been helping people who were shot". She also won Olympic silver alongside former men's world No1 Andy Murray at the London 2012 Olympics. Country star Jason Aldean was performing on stage at the time of the shooting, and he later took to Instagram to confirm that he and his crew were safe. (more...)
Kevin Love might start at center for Cavaliers this season Kevin Love might start at center for Cavaliers this season
- October 02, 2017

Love said he has played "quite a bit" of time at the 5 with the Cavs' first unit through the first week of training camp. Lue says the three-time National Basketball Association champion stepped on a teammates' foot while running up the floor. (more...)
Michigan QB Wilton Speight out 'multiple weeks' Michigan QB Wilton Speight out 'multiple weeks'
- October 02, 2017

The rest of the QB depth chart features Brandon Peters as the backup and true freshman Dylan McCaffrey as the No. 3. Once Speight left the game, O'Korn took over. Speight was 44-for-81 passing with 581 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions this year after totaling 2,538 yards, 18 touchdowns and picks a year ago. (more...)
Jose Mourinho: Manchester United star Marouane Fellaini has proved fans wrong Jose Mourinho: Manchester United star Marouane Fellaini has proved fans wrong
- October 02, 2017

A 4-0 victory over Crystal Palace in their latest outing has ensured that they remain locked on 19 points with arch-rivals City at the top of the Premier League table. Matic said: "We know that he will be out for some time". He said: "We are being more efficient". Maybe it's true that last season Zlatan was scoring nearly every game and we tried to help with some goals but he was very responsible for our attack and this season everyone seems to enjoy the offensive duties. (more...)
Braves GM resigns after 'breach of Major League Baseball rules' Braves GM resigns after 'breach of Major League Baseball rules'
- October 02, 2017

Yahoo! Sports reported Monday that Major League Baseball discovered the breach of worldwide signing rules as part of a much larger investigation of the Braves and Coppolella, including the Atlanta's domestic draft practices and Coppolella's treatment of team employees. (more...)
I'm going to ask Griezmann to sign for Arsenal - Lacazette I'm going to ask Griezmann to sign for Arsenal - Lacazette
- October 02, 2017

Manchester United have been given fresh belief they could sign Antoine Griezmann next summer after a significant shift in Atletico Madrid's approach over the player. He had been touted for a switch to Old Trafford but Arsenal fans will hope Lacazette can do them a favour. With Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil both expected to leave the North London club at some point in the next nine months, Arsene Wenger is on the lookout for new creative outlets, having failed with a £90 million ... (more...)
Jon Johnson column: Thoughts of a late-night Alabama-Ole Miss game Jon Johnson column: Thoughts of a late-night Alabama-Ole Miss game
- October 02, 2017

They kind of squeezed the box on us. The past three seasons between the Alabama Crimson Tide and Ole Miss Rebels have been decided in down to the wire contests. "One of the guys asked me prior to the game, 'how do you defend [Hurts]", McGriff said. Follow our running log of the game below. Eli Stove led the team with a pair of receptions for a team-high 75 receiving yards, while Ryan Davis caught a team-high 6 balls for 32 yards and a touchdown and Wil Hastings' lone reception went for ... (more...)
Jaromir Jagr to sign with Calgary Flames Jaromir Jagr to sign with Calgary Flames
- October 02, 2017

If Calgary plays him alongside Sean Monahan and Johnny Gaudreau then he instantly becomes an intriguing fantasy option. The power play might be where Jagr - who has slowed down in recent years - should help the most. Jagr won the Hart Trophy as League MVP for the 1998-99 season, the Art Ross Trophy as scoring champion in 1994-95 and four straight seasons from 1997-2001, and the Masterton Trophy for perseverance in 2016. (more...)
Final Round 61 Sees Paul Dunne Win British Masters Final Round 61 Sees Paul Dunne Win British Masters
- October 02, 2017

Greystones, Wicklow golfer Dunne produced a stunning final round to hold off a thrilling challenge from McIlroy who looked like the Major victor of old over the last two rounds as finished runner-up. Four-time major victor McIlroy had moved to within a shot of Dunne in shooting 63 on Sunday for a total of 17-under. "It was just nice to have a chance to win a golf tournament and the more chances I have like that the better; I'm more mentally engaged and switched on", McIlroy said. (more...)
Aubameyang had no Premier League ambitions Aubameyang had no Premier League ambitions
- October 02, 2017

The Gabon worldwide has made a blistering start to the new season with the Bundesliga giants, netting 13 goals in all competitions. Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain, AC Milan, the Chinese Super League, MLS, even Barcelona were mooted as a potential destination for the Borussia Dortmund forward at one stage this summer. (more...)
Americans on cusp of early celebration at Presidents Cup Americans on cusp of early celebration at Presidents Cup
- October 02, 2017

He added: "I thought it was a great opportunity for us to be with him". It was nice to get the job done. "And the people of Florida who have really suffered over this last period of time with the hurricanes", Trump said. The International team's one-point loss in 2015 seemed to support the change, but after Sunday's drumming at Liberty National , Price said officials may have to revisit the issue. (more...)
Graham Capital Management LP Invests $608000 in Core Laboratories NV (CLB) Graham Capital Management LP Invests $608000 in Core Laboratories NV (CLB)
- October 02, 2017

The latest exchange of 0.39 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 749.54 Million shares. 265,038 shares of the company's stock traded hands. ABN Amro raised shares of Core Laboratories to a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, April 21st. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. (more...)
OJ Simpson released from Nevada jail OJ Simpson released from Nevada jail
- October 02, 2017

O.J. Simpson is a free man . "I told him , 'don't come back , ' and he responded, 'I don't intend to, ' " she told CNN . On Sunday, shortly after midnight, Orenthal James Simpson , a.k.a. Attorney General Pam Bondi is objecting to O.J. Simpson's relocation to Florida upon his release from prison . But since inmate releases only occur on weekdays, October 2, a Monday, would be Simpson's earliest release date. (more...)
Everton boss Ronald Koeman is left on the brink by Burnley defeat Everton boss Ronald Koeman is left on the brink by Burnley defeat
- October 02, 2017

After Alexandre Lacazette hit the post in the second minute, they took the lead on 16 when Nacho Monreal struck the ball firmly through a sea of bodies in the Brighton area. This form is, rather understandably, already creating speculation about Koeman's future, and Gazzetta dello Sport believe the Everton board are starting to look around the pool of available managers in case they come to the decision to part ways with the former Southampton manager. (more...)
Jose Mourinho Name Checks Four Players He Relies On At Manchester United Jose Mourinho Name Checks Four Players He Relies On At Manchester United
- October 02, 2017

Despite the high profile exploits of some of his players he's named four hard workers as his most reliable players. "I think Marouane has important qualities and I try to use them depending on the situation and what they team needs". "If you see how he works every day in the training sessions, the games he played didn't surprise me - that he played well, that he scored goals". They have also made positive progress in Champions League and Carabao Cup competition. (more...)
FC Barcelona v Las Palmas 01 October 2017 FC Barcelona v Las Palmas 01 October 2017
- October 02, 2017

Las Palmas issued a statement saying that the team would wear T-shirts embroidered with a small Spanish flag and Sunday's date . Pique's identity is clearly more important than any trophy he'll ever win - but only time will tell whether he's willing to potentially give up his place at the 2018 World Cup. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp: 'Philippe Coutinho 100% committed to Liverpool' Jurgen Klopp: 'Philippe Coutinho 100% committed to Liverpool'
- October 02, 2017

The midfielder of Turkish origin was included in the provisional squad earlier on in the season but has yet to make a Premier League appearance this season. "We are really working hard, it's not like we lost our football knowledge overnight". 'We all know these boys will score. "We spoke only a couple of minutes and it was mostly things I have already observed", said Carrera. (more...)
Chelsea star Alvaro Morata pulls out of Spain squad with hamstring injury Chelsea star Alvaro Morata pulls out of Spain squad with hamstring injury
- October 02, 2017

Don't miss a second of Atletico Madrid v Chelsea , kick off 19:45 BST, with the Champions League group stage meeting live on talkSPORT 2! Conte , who won the Premier League in his first season in charge, has criticised his board on numerous occasions for the lack of incoming transfers this season, and has also taken a lot of abuse for his handling of the Diego Costa saga. (more...)
Very important that NFL players stand for national anthem Very important that NFL players stand for national anthem
- October 02, 2017

ESPN's Darren Rovell noted just 11 players from the early slate of games knelt or Saturday. The sight of football players kneeling during the national anthem across the United States is the continuation of a tradition almost as old the song itself. (more...)
PCB set to demand United States dollars 70 million compensation from BCCI PCB set to demand United States dollars 70 million compensation from BCCI
- October 02, 2017

In a recent media meet, PCB chairman Najam Sethi said that BCCI had signed an MoU with them in 2014 to play 6 bilateral series between 2015 and 2023 and that they have not honored the agreement as yet. Since the 2009 attack Pakistan have been forced to play most of their "home" games in the United Arab Emirates - with the Pakistan Cricket Board complaining they have incurred losses of around $120 million. (more...)
Harry Redknapp hands advice to Harry Kane about his future Harry Redknapp hands advice to Harry Kane about his future
- October 02, 2017

Mauricio Pochettino praised the much-improved Moussa Sissoko following Tottenham's 4-0 win at Huddersfield. It is 13 goals in eight matches for club and country this month for the England worldwide. The last-place team's 4-0 loss at Manchester United kept Palace without a point or a goal after seven games this season, extending an unwanted record in the English league. (more...)
Gerrard: Man Utd man now a vital cog under Mourinho Gerrard: Man Utd man now a vital cog under Mourinho
- October 02, 2017

That's the verdict of Jose Mourinho in the wake of the Red Devils' 4-0 hammering of Premier League strugglers Crystal Palace. So it's no surprise to see the Red Devils joint top of the table with 19 points after seven games alongside Manchester City. (more...)