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WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, Round 2 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, Round 2
- August 05, 2017

With such a deep field, though, contenders can be found anywhere on the odds list. Like DJ he's had a stop-start year due to injury and his mother's illness but you just sense he's about to produce a really good spell of golf. Next week: PGA Championship . Rickie Fowler has several good finishes in this event including when runner-up to Adam Scott in 2011. He also has the added incentive of knowing that a win at Quail Hollow will complete a career Grand Slam for him at the age of 24. (more...)
Abbasi to accomplish former PM's agenda: Marriyum
- August 05, 2017

Darshan Punshi was sworn in as minister of state. Khurram Dastagir Khan has been appointed as the country's new defense minister, while Ishaq Dar, a close relative of Sharif, has been retained as finance minister. "It shows that it's all about the next election". The US has congratulated Pakistan's newly-elected Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, saying it "looks forward" to working with him on areas of mutual cooperation. (more...)
Patriots Celebrate Tom Brady's 40th Birthday With Live Goats At Training Camp Patriots Celebrate Tom Brady's 40th Birthday With Live Goats At Training Camp
- August 05, 2017

The days' events may seem unrelated, but they are. And an important one: no one really knows what they're doing with respect to the brain injuries, but we know that concussions are bad ( m'kay ). "I really don't think that's anybody's business, what happened last year and I'm focused on this year and improving and working on things I need to get better at", Brady said. (more...)
Jets claim WR Bruce Ellington off waivers from 49ers
- August 05, 2017

To make room on the roster, NY waived/injured defensive lineman Brandin Bryant and tight end Brian Parker , and placed defensive back Corey White on injured reserve. He's been a great person here in the short time we've been with him. Ellington will compete with several others for reps in what looks to be a wide open competition for receiver roster spots with the Jets. (more...)
Ex-Giant Adrien Robinson charged with transporting 25 pounds of marijuana Ex-Giant Adrien Robinson charged with transporting 25 pounds of marijuana
- August 05, 2017

The arrest affidavit states that Robinson was pulled over because of an unsafe lane switch around 10:30 pm Monday. According to Trooper Rick Blair, public information officer, approximately 25 pounds of marijuana were seized. This came after Robinson was stopped by police on Monday in his vehicle with 25 pounds of weed inside. A search of the vehicle revealed large bags of marijuana, a metal grinder, digital scale, vacuum sealer bags and a vacuum sealer, the charges state. (more...)
Gabriel Jesus, Sergio Aguero score as Man City ease past West Ham Gabriel Jesus, Sergio Aguero score as Man City ease past West Ham
- August 05, 2017

Danilo in particular has settled quickly and looked excellent. CITY cruised to victory against West Ham in Iceland as they battered the Hammers to win 3-0. The Citizens continued to dominate and added a third goal in the 71st minute as Raheem Sterling pounced on a loose ball and fired past Hart from close range. (more...)
Chelsea close ranks around Antonio Conte when asked about Diego Costa Chelsea close ranks around Antonio Conte when asked about Diego Costa
- August 05, 2017

The west London side are now preparing for their second season under Antonio Conte after the Italian manager led the Blues to the Premier League title last term in his first campaign in charge. "For me and for my players, the best way now is to be focused on the pitch, to work, to try to improve and don't think of the other situation". "For a normal player now you must be ready to spend 40 million, 50 million". (more...)
Bayern star James set for injury tests ahead of Borussia Dortmund clash Bayern star James set for injury tests ahead of Borussia Dortmund clash
- August 05, 2017

Liverpool advanced to the final by beating Bayern Munich 3-0 but were beaten on penalties after a 1-1 draw with Atletico. Liverpool are working hard towards their aim of winning the Premier League title , manager Jurgen Klopp said ahead of the side's pre-season friendly against German champions Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena on Tuesday. (more...)
Seahawks defender injures an offensive lineman during training camp fight Seahawks defender injures an offensive lineman during training camp fight
- August 05, 2017

Carroll said he was "disappointed" with Clark's actions and confirmed that Ifedi was forced to leave practice with an injury. Seattle Seahawks defensive end Frank Clark was kicked out of practice Thursday for punching right tackle Germain Ifedi . (more...)
Lukaku could be excellent signing for Man-U: Rafael Lukaku could be excellent signing for Man-U: Rafael
- August 05, 2017

Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne has tipped Marcus Rashford and Romelu Lukaku to become one of the EPL's most prolific strike partnerships. "What they needed to get right was their defence and it will be interesting to see how Ederson settles in, because you don't win the Premier League with an average goalkeeper", he added. (more...)
Sonny Gray's Yankees debut marred by one bad pitch Sonny Gray's Yankees debut marred by one bad pitch
- August 05, 2017

Kluber pitched a three-hitter for his third complete game of the season as the Indians defeated the Yankees 5-1. Three errors and one legitimate hit led to two runs and a runner on third with one out. Carlos Santana, Brandon Guyer and Yan Gomes had gone a combined 1 for 6 in the game before Gomes stepped up with two men on in the bottom of the sixth with two outs. (more...)
Steelers reward Mike Tomlin with contract extension Steelers reward Mike Tomlin with contract extension
- August 05, 2017

Steelers beat writer Gerry Dulac is reporting that the team has signed head coach Mike Tomlin to a contract extension. He joined Noll and Cowher as the third coach in Steelers history to reach 100 regular season wins, and the Steelers are the first franchise in National Football League history to have three different head coaches reach that 100 win milestone. (more...)
Patriots already sending fans tickets to this year's AFC Championship game
- August 04, 2017

The Packers were also busy this past off-season after losing in the NFC Championship Game for the second time in three years, signing former Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett while parting ways with rushers James Starks and Eddie Lacy. Following their fifth Super Bowl victory last season, the Patriots already have a target on their backs and every National Football League team will be looking to knock off the defending champions. (more...)
Anderson upsets Thiem at ATP event Anderson upsets Thiem at ATP event
- August 04, 2017

The clock had nearly struck midnight when the 15th seed finally closed out the third-round match with his 21st ace to seal a 6-3, 6-7 (6-8), 7-6 (9-7) victory in a little under three hours. "It feels great. I've worked really hard and committed myself to playing the kind of tennis I want to play", said Anderson . It was the second early morning finish in as many matches for Nishikori, who faces U.S. (more...)
Legendary Mexican boxer ended his career Legendary Mexican boxer ended his career
- August 04, 2017

No more, it appears. Marquez's decision could become official and final during a Golpe a Golpe telecast, where he is a boxing analyst, on ESPN Deportes and ESPN Mexico. The masterful in-ring craftsman didn't win a championship belt until age 29. If Marquez goes through with his retirement, he'll be the latest in a series of champions to do so recently, including former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, plus Robert Guerrero, with former Marquez foe Timothy Bradley also ... (more...)
Cubs' Russell on 10-day disabled list with strained foot Cubs' Russell on 10-day disabled list with strained foot
- August 04, 2017

Perhaps more notably, the National League showdown will be featuring a pair of coaches that know the "Windy City" quite well in current Cubs skipper Joe Maddon and Nationals manager Dusty Baker. Download our free ebook to find out how agency CIOs and CHCOs implementing the president's reorganization executive order. As a result, Wrigley Field came up in the discussion ahead of the weekend slate while Maddon and Baker certainly agreed on one thing: the Cubs should play more night games. (more...)
Former Raiders' Austin Howard agrees to deal with Ravens Former Raiders' Austin Howard agrees to deal with Ravens
- August 04, 2017

Howard, 30, was a surprise cut by the Raiders due to finances late last month. Rapoport reported the three-year deal is worth $16 million, with $5.5 million in the first year and team options after each year. He spent almost three months in Baltimore before the New York Jets signed him off the Ravens practice squad and made him their starting right tackle the following season. (more...)
'Powerful' Pogba tipped by Irwin to inspire Man Utd title challenge 'Powerful' Pogba tipped by Irwin to inspire Man Utd title challenge
- August 04, 2017

As for United's new signings, Irwin thinks it has been a summer of good business in a transfer window of "eye-opening" amounts spent on players. The France global arrived at Old Trafford summer with the pressure of being the world's most expensive footballer weighing on his shoulders. (more...)
Malik McDowell rejoins Seahawks, lands on NFI list Malik McDowell rejoins Seahawks, lands on NFI list
- August 04, 2017

McDowell did not report with the rest of the team at the start of camp because he was still at home in MI receiving medical treatment for injuries in a vehicular accident. McDowell is the Seahawks' first draft pick after the team traded back twice in the first round on Day 1. "He's doing all kinds of appointments and stuff to make sure we know exactly what's going on", Carroll explained. (more...)
FSU suspends Da'Vante Phillips after five felony charges FSU suspends Da'Vante Phillips after five felony charges
- August 04, 2017

Jim Henry of the Tallahassee Democrat reported Friday the charges against Phillips include cashing or depositing items with intent to defraud and grand theft. Phillips has just five catches in two years with Florida State, but he was expected to provide depth to a thin wide receiver core for the Seminoles in 2017. (more...)
Clippers remove head coach Doc Rivers from front office role Clippers remove head coach Doc Rivers from front office role
- August 04, 2017

He will now go back to being just the head coach, while Lawrence Frank will overtake his role of head of basketball operations. The Clippers promoted Frank, a former head coach with the Nets and Detroit Pistons, a year ago to handle day-to-day operations in the front office. (more...)
Hayden Panettiere's Fiance Wladimir Klitschko Retires from Boxing Hayden Panettiere's Fiance Wladimir Klitschko Retires from Boxing
- August 04, 2017

The WBA's ruling now puts an even bigger monkey wrench into the heavyweight title scene. Pulev, the mandatory challenger to Joshua's IBF title, became his focus since the proposed rematch with Klitschko ceased being an option. There had been plans for Joshua to fight Klitschko in Las Vegas on 11 November and Ortiz's manager, Jay Jimenez , has said his fighter could fill the void. (more...)
Quinton Fortune: 'Nemanja Matic is a fantastic addition' Quinton Fortune: 'Nemanja Matic is a fantastic addition'
- August 04, 2017

The 28-year-old Serb rejoins former manager Mourinho after playing a key role when the Portuguese coach guided Chelsea to the Premier League title in the 2014-15 season. The England global is one of the options manager Antonio Conte, is looking at as a possible replacement for Nemanja Matic , who has joined Manchester United in a £40m deal. (more...)
Abigail Spencer Joins 'Grey's Anatomy,' Replaces Bridget Regan Abigail Spencer Joins 'Grey's Anatomy,' Replaces Bridget Regan
- August 04, 2017

The role was previously played by actress Bridget Regan . The Last Ship recently received a two-season pick-up for seasons 4 and 5. As reported by TVLine , Spencer's role on Grey's Anatomy will not affect her status on NBC's Timeless - which will begin filming its second season in January. (more...)
Jaguars lose LS Carson Tinker to torn ACL Jaguars lose LS Carson Tinker to torn ACL
- August 04, 2017

Tinker made the Jaguars as an undrafted free agent out of Alabama, where he was part of three national champions and survived a tornado that killed his then-girlfriend.in 2013 and has spent the last four years handling snapping duties for the team. (more...)
European Central Bank deny South Africa approach for Gibson
- August 04, 2017

England bowling coach Gibson was linked with the post by several British media outlets during Friday's first day of the fourth Test against South Africa at Old Trafford. "We have had no approach from Cricket South Africa", it said. In response to the rumours, the European Central Bank were quick to put out the following statement: "We have had no approaches to any of our staff, and will not listen to any approaches until the end of the current series". (more...)
Jets sign veteran DL Devon Still Jets sign veteran DL Devon Still
- August 04, 2017

The Jets also announced the signing of defensive lineman Jeremy Faulk . DB Corey White was placed on injured reserve. Still became a nationally known figure after his daughter Leah was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer prior to the 2014 season. (more...)
Sterling Shepard expected to be OK after ankle scare Sterling Shepard expected to be OK after ankle scare
- August 04, 2017

Several further confrontations went down during Thursday's practice sessions, primarily between offensive and defensive lines during a half run 9-on-7 drill held early in the session. "If we can't handle it, then I'll interject and we'll go do some other things, then come back and finish the drill". "I'm taking it day by day". "I thought we were physical on both sides of the ball", he said. (more...)
Neymar signs 5-year deal with Paris Saint-Germain Neymar signs 5-year deal with Paris Saint-Germain
- August 04, 2017

Top talents, such as Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez and AS Monaco's Kylian Mbappe, will see viable futures in Le Championnat , while other established stars, such as Marco Verratti, will be more willing to believe in PSG's "Dream Bigger" mantra and Champions League aim. (more...)
Charles Oakley accepts deal to dismiss charges from incident at MSG Charles Oakley accepts deal to dismiss charges from incident at MSG
- August 04, 2017

Though the National Basketball Association wants to move on , it seems a lawsuit is coming. Oakley still has not worked out his differences with New York Knicks owner James Dolan , and his attorney hinted that the former Knick will be filing a lawsuit. (more...)