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Auburn hires law firm to investigate academic misconduct allegations Auburn hires law firm to investigate academic misconduct allegations
- October 12, 2017

The Birmingham-based law firm of Lightfoot, Franklin & White is handling the investigation. "It's simply not true", the statement read. The tutoring investigation is the latest in a series of probes within the athletic department, which have so far touched the Men's Basketball and Women's Softball teams as well. (more...)
Romelu Lukaku Showed Zero Signs Of A Knock In Scoring For Belgium Romelu Lukaku Showed Zero Signs Of A Knock In Scoring For Belgium
- October 12, 2017

He has now got one, but has also seen Belgium coach Roberto Martinez suggest that he could be used against Cyprus on Tuesday. We are in touch with Man United's medical team. "We don't cry with injuries, we may cry with the process that leads to injures, but we don't cry". And while Fellaini has been one of the star performers in United's midfield this term, Mourinho is confident he has the players necessary to fill the gap. (more...)
First duck for Virat Kohli in Twenty20 Internationals First duck for Virat Kohli in Twenty20 Internationals
- October 12, 2017

The one-match old bowler Jason Behrendorff had ripped the Indian top order by taking back-to-back wickets of the world class batsmen. And Pat Cummins arrived at age 18. "He bowled really well". He goes fuller, and after two dots, Dhawan decides to go aerial over long on. "Unbelievable feeling", said Behrendorff after the match on Tuesday (October 10). (more...)
Kyrgios fined after controversial Shanghai exit Kyrgios fined after controversial Shanghai exit
- October 12, 2017

Australian firebrand Nick Kyrgios apologised and said he had been unwell after he stormed off court to loud boos midway through his opening match at the Shanghai Masters . During the tiebreaker, he was docked a point for inappropriate language. He served a ban from the Shanghai Masters a year ago after "tanking" - showing a lack of effort - in a second-round match against Mischa Zverev and arguing with the umpire and fans. (more...)
Veteran CB Leon Hall signs with San Francisco 49ers Veteran CB Leon Hall signs with San Francisco 49ers
- October 12, 2017

Hall played 12 games for the Giants last season and had two passes defensed and one interception. Hall has appeared in 121 National Football League games, including 105 starts, during his career and has 26 interceptions. Jackson went on injured reserve to clear a roster spot for Hall. The 5-foot-11, 195-pound corner has amassed 501 tackles, 113 passes defended, 27 interceptions, 14 tackles for a loss, and six forced fumbles during the course of his career and will look to help turn around ... (more...)
Jordan Brand Has Decided Its Best To Discontinue The Melo Signature Line Jordan Brand Has Decided Its Best To Discontinue The Melo Signature Line
- October 12, 2017

Nike, who operates Jordan Brand, is yet to confirm or deny the news about the future of Melo's line. Carmelo Anthony has been with Jordan Brand since his rookie year, so the report about the halting of his shoe line certainly came as a surprise. (more...)
Montella: Montella: "Il derby è una gara bivio. Sento la fiducia della società"
- October 12, 2017

L'alleantore ieri sera a Campione d'Italia ha voluto replicare all'ex patron, sia pure con garbo: " Berlusconi può dire tutto ciò che vuole, ne ha il diritto". "Io credo che abbiamo le potenzialità per poterci arrivare, dobbiamo avere l'ossessione di poterci arrivare". Le dichiarazioni che sono uscite però vanno contestualizzate. (more...)
Isaiah Thomas Opens Up: Isaiah Thomas Opens Up: "Worst Year Of My Life"
- October 12, 2017

One of the most prominent, it seems, is that the Celtics traded him for Kyrie Irving after he put his body - and his next lucrative contract - on the line for the team during its postseason run. The trade nearly didn't even go through because of concerns about his injury. "No doubt about it, I should have sat out the playoffs", he told SI. "I'm not damaged, I'm just injured. (more...)
Andrew Wiggins 'Definitely' Wants to Stay with Timberwolves Amid Contract Talks Andrew Wiggins 'Definitely' Wants to Stay with Timberwolves Amid Contract Talks
- October 12, 2017

The 6-8 forward registered five 40+ point games a season ago, including a career-best 47-point performance on November 13 vs. the Los Angeles Lakers. "Andrew is one of the best young players in the National Basketball Association and he has the talent and work ethic to get even better and be a foundation for our franchise for many years", Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor said in a media release. (more...)
Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard opens up on Ballon d'Or nomination Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard opens up on Ballon d'Or nomination
- October 12, 2017

Hazard missed Chelsea's opening three Premier League games of the season after undergoing surgery on an ankle injury back in July. Having missed the majority of pre-season and then found it hard to get back to full fitness, that's understandable, and the player is clearly taking his time in terms of his personal expectations to boot. (more...)
Calum Chambers signs two-year contract extension with Arsenal Calum Chambers signs two-year contract extension with Arsenal
- October 11, 2017

Chambers made his first appearance of the season against Doncaster last month but lasted just 45 minutes after suffering a a hip problem. While it was previously assumed that Ozil would seek pastures new next summer after a distinct lack of progress in discussions over a fresh contract, The Sun recently claimed he could now stay put after failing to find a club willing to meet his hefty £330,000-a-week wage demands. (more...)
Panama Declare Holiday After Sealing World Cup Qualification Panama Declare Holiday After Sealing World Cup Qualification
- October 11, 2017

Panama president Juan Carlos Varela declared a national holiday in celebration at the central American country´s first ever qualification for the World Cup . Tomorrow will be free for the public and private sector workers. And while you've all likely seen the passion with which Iceland fans celebrated their first World Cup berth earlier this week, nothing can compare to the unbridled joy on display in Panama City last night and presumably into the early hours of this morning. (more...)
New York Giants Suspend Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie New York Giants Suspend Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
- October 11, 2017

Leonard added that "the Giants will be suspending Rodgers-Cromartie but would not provide any other information". Head coach Ben McAdoo announced on Wednesday that cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has been suspended by the team. On WFAN, NFL Network's Mike Francesa said Rodgers-Cromartie took off his pads at halftime and declared he was done playing, according to the New York Post. (more...)
Ghana aim to silence home crowd to ensure victory against India Ghana aim to silence home crowd to ensure victory against India
- October 11, 2017

Defensive midfielder Jeakson is expected to continue in the first eleven as his six feet two inches frame will be needed against a physically superior Ghanaians. "After the United States game, we were better with Colombia and we want to be better tomorrow (Thursday)". I had a meeting with the players this morning and 100 per cent they believe they can win tomorrow. (more...)
England survive late Mexico scare, qualify for knock-outs England survive late Mexico scare, qualify for knock-outs
- October 11, 2017

Liverpool FC's young striker Rihan Brewster put England in the lead late in the opening half before Philip Foden and Jadon Scancho fired one apiece in the second to secure a big lead for their team. The English left-winger found the mark from the spot to make it 3-0. However, Mexico were not able to find the equaliser as England's defence held firm. (more...)
Paul Scholes interviewed for manager's job at Oldham Paul Scholes interviewed for manager's job at Oldham
- October 11, 2017

The Lactics have won three consecutive games in all competitions under caretaker manager Richie Wellens, who like Scholes is a product of the Old Trafford youth system. The Latics are subject to potential investment and failed to pay their players and staff for the month of September - the third time the club have not paid wages since 2011. (more...)
Pogba returns to training for Manchester United after hamstring injury Pogba returns to training for Manchester United after hamstring injury
- October 11, 2017

Pogba and Fellaini will miss United's match against fierce rivals Liverpool at Anfield on Saturday, while Michael Carrick is also a doubt. United are likely to pair Ander Herrera with Nemanja Matic in Pogba's absence. The Red Devils have to navigate through a total of six games over the next 17 days, and with Marouane Fellaini suffering a knee ligament issue whilst on worldwide duty with Belgium, things could go downhill. (more...)
New York Knicks sign former Michigan Wolverines star Trey Burke New York Knicks sign former Michigan Wolverines star Trey Burke
- October 11, 2017

In addition to incoming rookie Xavier Rathan-Mayes competing for the final two-way contract, the Knicks have an intriguing blend of veteran experience and promising youth. Burke, who was drafted ninth overall in the 2013 NBA Draft, averaged 10.6 points and 3.6 assists in 267 games during three seasons with the Utah Jazz and one with the Wizards. (more...)
Pallavi's killer who jumped parole previous year held in J&K Pallavi's killer who jumped parole previous year held in J&K
- October 11, 2017

The police team, which comprised of few officials who had arrested him in the murder case, was in J&K for a week before they managed to nab him with the help of "local sources" they had developed. This time a team led by Police Inspector Nikam, Head Constable Dayanand Kamble, Police Naik Sandeep Kamble and Police Constable Sandeep Talekar nabbed him after following up for a week near Srinagar, he said. (more...)
Keys to Victory in New England Patriots' Week 6 Matchup Keys to Victory in New England Patriots' Week 6 Matchup
- October 11, 2017

Both teams are 3-2, with the Patriots' struggles almost as stunning as the Jets' early-season success. Is Todd Bowles heading towards job security? Patriots coach Bill Belichick praised Jets quarterback Josh McCown during a Wednesday morning conference call with reporters. (more...)
Arians hoping Adrian Peterson will 'jump start' the run game Arians hoping Adrian Peterson will 'jump start' the run game
- October 11, 2017

Attribute that to the emergence of rookie running back Alvin Kamara and to the continued standards maintained by incumbent Mark Ingram , a 1,000-yard rusher a year ago. Peterson's departure should open an opportunity now for a couple of young backs - Trey Edmunds , an undrafted rookie who has been a core special team member in the first four games and who impressed as a runner in preseason, and Daniel Lasco , the Saint's seventh-round pick last year, who also showed standout flashes on ... (more...)
Red Sox fire manager Farrell after five seasons Red Sox fire manager Farrell after five seasons
- October 11, 2017

Dombrowski inherited Farrell as manager when he took over the front office in 2015. Despite winning the devision, the Sox were eliminated in the ALDS in each of the last two seasons. Before that he was the Blue Jays manager, going 154-170 in two seasons before replacing Bobby Valentine at the helm in Boston . Baseball and Central Mass. (more...)
Kevin Hogan to start for Browns versus Texans Kevin Hogan to start for Browns versus Texans
- October 11, 2017

Add another name to the infamous Cleveland Browns quarterback jersey. Kizer was benched at halftime of Cleveland's Week 5 loss to the New York Jets after completing just 8-of-17 passes for 87 yards and two turnovers. Hogan was a fifth-round pick of the Chiefs in 2016. He's completed 40-of-64 career passes for 481 yards with three touchdowns and four interceptions. (more...)
Ashish Nehra to retire from worldwide cricket Ashish Nehra to retire from worldwide cricket
- October 11, 2017

At 38, having made an India comeback against the odds in late 30s, the Delhi speedster has allegedly chose to quit and wants to bid farewell to the game in a home tie against New Zealand on November 1. The report also added that Nehra would not be a part of the next season of the Indian Premier League. This year he played for Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). (more...)
Vero Beach Man Sets Himself On Fire After Cowboys vs Packers Game Vero Beach Man Sets Himself On Fire After Cowboys vs Packers Game
- October 11, 2017

When his wife's team, the Packers, won the game, the man went outside and lit his jersey on fire. However, the man chose to wear the jersey as it was burning. The most obvious of which are to not make bets that involve fire, and don't actually go through with a bet that involves fire if you lose the bet. I'm still waiting to hear why Salyers, a Packers fan, would want to wear some worthless flaming Cowboys jersey. (more...)
Danny Rose wants to leave Tottenham Hotspur to join Manchester United Danny Rose wants to leave Tottenham Hotspur to join Manchester United
- October 11, 2017

Antonio Conte wanted to sign Rose as a left-wing back last summer but the former Leeds man would prefer to join United, according to the Daily Star . The England worldwide is yet to feature for Mauricio Pochettino's side this season because of injury but Ben Davies has performed admirably in his absence. (more...)
Mark Hunt angry after UFC pulls him from fight for medical reasons
- October 11, 2017

The veteran slugger was pulled from the UFC Sydney main event after he wrote an article for Players Voice describing the harmful effects of his long career in mixed martial arts and kickboxing. Prior to the bout, Hunt had said he knew Lesnar would come into the fight 'juiced to the gills, ' but then reacted rather surprised when it was found that he actually was to the point of suing him and his employer. (more...)
Manchester United Not Right For Mesut Ozil Says Karl-Heinz Riedle Manchester United Not Right For Mesut Ozil Says Karl-Heinz Riedle
- October 11, 2017

However, he is expected to return to the pitch before the turn of the year. The German worldwide is in the final year of his Gunners contract after rejecting all the club's efforts to extend his stay in North London. If you see his skills, it's just awesome what he can do on the pitch. "We would be very happy if he comes back to a club in Germany, for sure. It's a really good option because we get another national player back in our league", Riedle added. (more...)
Confirmed: Ireland Placed In Second Tier For UEFA Nations League Confirmed: Ireland Placed In Second Tier For UEFA Nations League
- October 11, 2017

The four League A group winners will play the Finals in June 2019 to determine the first UEFA Nations League victor. In order to counteract what many view as meaningless worldwide friendlies, UEFA have established the Nations League, which will be played off between teams of similar standards. (more...)
Liverpool will let Philippe Coutinho join Barcelona Liverpool will let Philippe Coutinho join Barcelona
- October 11, 2017

They also claim that Neymar has been speaking to his compatriot this week whilst on global duty in an attempt to get Coutinho to snub Barcelona , and join him in the French capital. Coutinho was at the centre of a transfer saga over the summer, with Barcelona unsuccessfully attempting to pry the Brazilian worldwide away from Anfield. (more...)