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Dodgers: Breaking down the Cubs vs. Dodgers match up in the NLCS Dodgers: Breaking down the Cubs vs. Dodgers match up in the NLCS
- October 14, 2017

The Cubs , in a game that lasted almost five hours, will have a chance to defend their National League championship. "It's virtually the same group". When it became apparent that NY would make a playoff push, they upgraded the rotation, bullpen and lineup with trades. They have Mr. Kershaw, obviously, and now they have ( Yu) Darvish . (more...)
Watching the Numbers on Shares of Wabtec Corp (WAB)
- October 14, 2017

The SI to Wabtec Incorporated's float is 18.3%. About 198,939 shares traded. A company such as Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB), which has a market capitalization of United States dollars $7.25B, may be written off by many just because it delivered a double-digit EPS drop over the past year. (more...)
GSP Backstage Blow-Up ... 'Don't Touch Me!' GSP Backstage Blow-Up ... 'Don't Touch Me!'
- October 14, 2017

UFC staff and security immediately got in between the two sides and Bisping's trainer, Jason Parillo, helped steer his fighter away. Bisping (30-7 MMA, 20-7 UFC), the UFC's middleweight champion, fights former longtime welterweight champ St-Pierre (25-2 MMA, 19-2 UFC) in the UFC 217 main event next month. (more...)
Coyle, Foligno, Niederreiter to miss time Coyle, Foligno, Niederreiter to miss time
- October 14, 2017

In addition, Nino Niederreiter will miss at least three weeks due to a high ankle sprain, and Marcus Foligno has been scheduled for a medical procedure because of a left facial fracture suffered during a fight in Thursday night's 5-2 victory at Chicago. (more...)
Institutional Investors Lead Shift in Triumph Group Inc (NYSE:TGI) Sentiment
- October 14, 2017

Triumph Group's payout ratio is -12.12%. The stock increased 1.25% or $0.4 on October 12, reaching $32.35. About 1.72M shares traded or 9.55% up from the average. TheStreet raised Triumph Group from a "d+" rating to a "c-" rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 26th. RBC Capital Markets maintained Triumph Group Inc (NYSE:TGI) on Tuesday, October 13 with "Outperform" rating. (more...)
Kawhi Leonard will sit out Spurs regular season opener Kawhi Leonard will sit out Spurs regular season opener
- October 14, 2017

The Spurs will likely be without All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard for their regular-season opener on October 18 against the Timberwolves, mysanantonio.com reported. How San Antonio will proceed without Leonard is uncertain, with Rudy Gay still recovering from his ruptured Achilles tendon injury that ended his season a year ago. (more...)
Jets injury report: Bilal Powell, Muhammad Wilkerson game-time decisions vs. Pats Jets injury report: Bilal Powell, Muhammad Wilkerson game-time decisions vs. Pats
- October 14, 2017

The Pats rushed for 113 yards, averaging 4.9 yards per carry against the Buccaneers. The Jets are especially fortunate that the two-time Pro Bowler is healthy this week given the uncertain status of time-share running back Bilal Powell . Wilkerson played through the sprained AC joint in his shoulder the last three games, but he at least participated partially in practice before each of those games. (more...)
Cavaliers near deal to send Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder to Hawks Cavaliers near deal to send Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder to Hawks
- October 14, 2017

For Cavaliers , the finalization of deal will get roster to 15 for opening night. As far as draft choices go, the Hawks will get a 2019 second rounder from either the Lakers or Timberwolves - whichever is worse - and a 2020 pick from the Trailblazers that is so protected Atlanta will likely never get the pick. (more...)
Police arrest Panthers fan caught on video brutally attacking another fan Police arrest Panthers fan caught on video brutally attacking another fan
- October 14, 2017

The older man was upset that the other fan and the woman he was with were standing throughout the game, according to the person who posted the video. "Words gradually got more and more escalated. The video circulated through social media Friday morning, as people called on charges to be filed. The Panthers denounced the assaulter in the video in a statement on Friday. (more...)
Denver Broncos Fanzone: The Return of Kelly Kern Denver Broncos Fanzone: The Return of Kelly Kern
- October 14, 2017

They're also 14-6-1 against the spread in their last 21 games coming off a bye week. Eli Manning will attempt to avoid the second 0-6 start of his career. "We had over 102 yards after contact running the football". Denver is going to roll over this team, and they just may be able to cover a double-digit spread against a Giants offense that is going to struggle to score points. (more...)
Jose Aldo vs. Ricardo Lamas II Booked For UFC on FOX 26
- October 14, 2017

Back in February 2014, Aldo defended his featherweight title against "The Bully". Prior to this string of bad luck, Aldo's dominance over the UFC's featherweight division dated all the way back to its inception in 2011. In addition to Aldo-Lamas II, UFC on FOX 26 will also feature a pair of welterweight bouts between Mike Perry [11-1] and Santiago Ponzinibbio [25-3], and Jordan Mein [29-12] vs. (more...)
Cubs' Team Plane Diverted During Flight to Los Angeles, Spokesman Says Cubs' Team Plane Diverted During Flight to Los Angeles, Spokesman Says
- October 14, 2017

WSCR, the Cubs' flagship radio station, reported that the plane diverted due to a "non-player health issue" for someone on the plane - apparently a family member traveling with the team. The unscheduled landing occurred around 7:30 a.m. EDT, and eventually the plane was allowed to take off around 12:30 p.m. A Cubs spokesperson told CBS Chicago that the flight bound for Los Angeles International Airport instead landed at Albuquerque International Sunport at 4:30 a.m. (more...)
NLDS Game 4 preview: Washington Nationals to start Tanner Roark vs NLDS Game 4 preview: Washington Nationals to start Tanner Roark vs
- October 14, 2017

Less than a day later, it appears Strasburg has had a change of heart after being roasted in the media and forcing his manager to publicly fall on his sword to take the heat off his player. Baker said earlier Tuesday that he would consider sending Stephen Strasburg to the mound if the game was pushed to Wednesday. Strasburg, who held the Cubs without a hit for 5 2/3 innings in Game 1 of the series, allowed just three hits and walked two. (more...)
Italian Open: England's Matt Wallace shares lead at halfway point Italian Open: England's Matt Wallace shares lead at halfway point
- October 14, 2017

Masters champion Sergio Garcia stood in a group two strokes behind the leaders, while playing partner and fellow Spaniard Jon Rahm was among those three shots behind. "I just played good golf out there today and it's ideal weather for us to shoot low", Wallace said. Masters Champion Sergio Garcia and last week's Alfred Dunhill Links Championship victor Tyrrell Hatton were then among the large group on nine under after another day of low scoring at Golf Club Milano. (more...)
Chargers-Raiders Game to Be Played in Oakland Despite Californa Wildfires Chargers-Raiders Game to Be Played in Oakland Despite Californa Wildfires
- October 14, 2017

League spokesman Joe Lockhart said on a conference call earlier Friday that the league is monitoring air quality as haze from the Wine Country fires blankets the entire Bay Area. San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer said he was open to hosting the game, however National Football League spokesman said Joe Lockhart seemed to rule out that option, saying any move would likely be to an National Football League stadium, The San Diego Union-Tribune reported. (more...)
Predicted line-up without Sadio Mane for Premier League game against Manchester United
- October 14, 2017

Liverpool's 2016-17 season fell apart during Mane's absence at the African Nations Cup in January - in the seven matches he missed, their only win came against League Two Plymouth in an FA Cup replay. But the Brazil worldwide is now the leading contender to be deployed in the left Klopp's attack, a position he had for the majority of last season. (more...)
Giants coach Ben McAdoo: 'Nobody is giving us a chance in hell'
- October 14, 2017

These absences come on the heels of superstar wide out Odell Beckham , Jr. being lost for the season to a broken ankle. McAdoo seems to have turned to the "nobody believes in us" rallying cry to motivate his team. After four games, the Giants would have to either reinstate Rodgers-Cromartie or release him outright. McAdoo would not disclose whether there are any terms he expects Rodgers-Cromartie to meet in order to lift the "indefinite" suspension. (more...)
Patriots add TE Will Tye, LB Trevor Reilly to practice squad Patriots add TE Will Tye, LB Trevor Reilly to practice squad
- October 14, 2017

Is it a coincidence that New England signed Will Tye the week the Patriots travel to NY for a battle with the Jets? The New England Patriots are getting healthier, slowly but surely. As for NY, defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson (shoulder/toe) and running back Bilal Powell (calf) are questionable after missing practice during the week. (more...)
Missouri, Kansas discussing possible exhibition basketball game Missouri, Kansas discussing possible exhibition basketball game
- October 13, 2017

Revenue from the exhibition would be donated to hurricane relief efforts, according to Carrington Harrison of 610 Sports Radio and Gabe DeArmond of Power Mizzou. Members of the Tiger Scholarship Fund will have the opportunity to purchase tickets from the Mizzou allotment first based on donor rank. The game will not be on TV or streamed, but it will be on each school's radio network. (more...)
Gurmehar Kaur named Next Generation leader by Time magazine Gurmehar Kaur named Next Generation leader by Time magazine
- October 13, 2017

The daughter of Kargil war martyr Captain Mandeep Singh, Gurmehar had landed in the eye of a social media storm earlier this year after she started a campaign against the RSS student wing Akhil Bhartiya Vidhyarthi Parishad (ABVP). Kaur, a student of Delhi University's Lady Shri Ram College, had taken on the ABVP on Facebook and Twitter. I am not afraid of ABVP. "I am not alone". (more...)
Diggs, Bradford Out Sunday Vs. Packers Diggs, Bradford Out Sunday Vs. Packers
- October 13, 2017

Diggs, sixth in the National Football League with 395 receiving yards, is dealing with a groin injury he said wasn't as bad as the strain that held him out of one game in 2016. Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer gave no update on the health of Sam Bradford and does not know his status for Sunday. In Diggs' absence, Adam Thielen, Laquon Treadwell and Michael Floyd will have to pick up the slack. (more...)
Attack on Aussie team bus: Sports Minister Rathore reassures Security Attack on Aussie team bus: Sports Minister Rathore reassures Security
- October 13, 2017

The 27-year-old was playing only his second game at the global level on Tuesday when India and Australia locked horns in the second T20 match. He talked about how Australian team and Federation Internationale de Football Association authorities are content with the security in the country and India will always remain a graceful host. (more...)
Marcus Mariota 'absolutely' plans to play on Monday Night Football Marcus Mariota 'absolutely' plans to play on Monday Night Football
- October 13, 2017

We're going to take it day-by-day, no different than what the process was last week". Mariota said he "absolutely" feels good about his chances, but there are still steps to clear to get confirmation. "Hopefully toward the end of the week, I get more on my plate and I feel comfortable to try and play on Monday", Mariota said. Designed quarterback run plays would be either limited or eliminated if Mariota returned this week. (more...)
Magical Messi sees Argentina through to WC finals Magical Messi sees Argentina through to WC finals
- October 13, 2017

The twice World Cup winners finished third in the 10-team South American group, going through with Brazil, Uruguay and Colombia as the automatic qualifiers, while Peru grabbed a playoff place against Oceania champions New Zealand at the expense of Chile. (more...)
Musonda Might Be Suspended By Chelsea After Instagram Controversy Musonda Might Be Suspended By Chelsea After Instagram Controversy
- October 13, 2017

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has urged Charly Musonda to "keep his mind on the pitch and not social media" after the player expressed his frustrations online at the lack of first-team opportunities at the club. 'I spoke to him and I think Charly understood his mistake, ' said Conte at his pre-match press conference ahead of Saturday's Premier League fixture against Crystal Palace. (more...)
Morata ruled out of Chelsea's trip to Crystal Palace Morata ruled out of Chelsea's trip to Crystal Palace
- October 13, 2017

The Spaniard limped out of Chelsea's 1-0 defeat to City at Stamford Bridge and subsequently missed the global break with Spain. "We have only Bakayoko and Fabregas available", Conte pointed out. "We are not lucky in this period. We have seven games in one month and we have to find different solutions, to adapt defenders in midfield". "We don't have another player with the same characteristics". (more...)
3 big causes for concern in Steelers vs Chiefs 3 big causes for concern in Steelers vs Chiefs
- October 13, 2017

Last weekend, the Steelers looked really bad at home, as they were trounced by the Jacksonville Jaguars . When you look at the Steelers run defense from a statistical perspective through their first five games it's not a pretty sight as their 5.06 yards per carry average is now the second-worst in the league entering Week 6. (more...)
Ronald Koeman provides fitness update on Everton midfielder James McCarthy Ronald Koeman provides fitness update on Everton midfielder James McCarthy
- October 13, 2017

Republic of Ireland assistant Keane took aim at the Blues during the global break over their handling of James McCarthy's fitness. "First of all I don't know what Keane said about the situation, I'm not interested in his comments", Koeman said. (more...)
NCAA will not sanction UNC athletics for role in academic scandal NCAA will not sanction UNC athletics for role in academic scandal
- October 13, 2017

The NCAA actually began investigating the North Carolina football program back in June 2010 for impermissible benefits and academic fraud under former coach Butch Davis. When athletics academic counselors exploit "special arrangement" classes for student-athletes in ways unintended by and contrary to the bylaws, it is the NCAA's business. (more...)
How Wenger can motivate Arsenal to make Liverpool legend eat his words How Wenger can motivate Arsenal to make Liverpool legend eat his words
- October 13, 2017

Klopp celebrated his two-year anniversary as Liverpool boss during the recent worldwide break but is yet to claim a piece of silverware with the Reds since arriving at Anfield in 2015. However, Klopp believes the days of one side dominating English football are now a thing of the past, given the increased competition from the likes of Chelsea, Manchester City , Arsenal and Tottenham. (more...)