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Jaguars give Myers the boot, sign K Lambo Jaguars give Myers the boot, sign K Lambo
- October 17, 2017

His two misses against the Rams were wide left by a significant margin. It appears Myers' two missed field goals in the Jags' loss to the Los Angeles Rams this past Sunday was the last straw and the team felt the need to finally go in a different direction as they head to Indianapolis to play the Colts this week. (more...)
Conte confirms Morata fit for Chelsea's Roma clash Conte confirms Morata fit for Chelsea's Roma clash
- October 17, 2017

The champion has already lost three times in the league, with the defeat at Selhurst Park their second in a row and made even more remarkable by Palace's form going into the game. "I think every season is different". "We conceded the first goal, then we were able to come back and, in the last few minutes of the first half, concede another bad goal". (more...)
Roofers pause for national anthem played at nearby game Roofers pause for national anthem played at nearby game
- October 17, 2017

Michelle Lyons Cossar, of Old Town, took the photo that has now been shared more than 600 times and counting. "We were raised to respect and honor our country", said Harrison, the man standing on the roof's peak in the photo. But in response to Trump's comments, the protest swept the league, causing players from nearly every team to kneel or lock arms during the national anthem . (more...)
Cavaliers Shaky Betting Favorite Against Celtics on NBA Opening Night Cavaliers Shaky Betting Favorite Against Celtics on NBA Opening Night
- October 17, 2017

It has been four months since the Cavaliers lost Game 5 of the NBA Finals , and a lot has happened during that time, especially in Cleveland. Boston started off the summer with a bang, using their number three pick in the National Basketball Association draft to bring in the dynamic rookie, Jayson Tatum . (more...)
Trans footballer rejected from playing in pro women's league Trans footballer rejected from playing in pro women's league
- October 17, 2017

The Australian Football League has come under fire after ruling a transgender footballer ineligible for selection a day before the national draft for the professional women's competition. 'We have urged the AFL to prioritise the development of guidelines detailing the process and parameters for entry into the AFLW competition, so that Hannah and any other players have a clear understanding of their eligibility'. (more...)
Joel Embiid's minutes limit expected to be 'in the teens' early on Joel Embiid's minutes limit expected to be 'in the teens' early on
- October 17, 2017

The 23-year-old, coming off a season-ending knee injury, says he feels great. Over the past year, Joel Embiid has made a lot of headlines not just for his strong play on the court , but also for his often-hilarious comments on social media. (more...)
Syria win moves Socceroos up world rankings Syria win moves Socceroos up world rankings
- October 17, 2017

The Colombian-born Pinto took aim at Federation Internationale de Football Association in an article by Honduran newspaper Le Prensa for not factoring the hard travel requirements when scheduling the make-or-break World Cup qualifiers. The bad news it has to play home and away against Australia on November 10 and 15. The winning team on aggregate goals over the two games will earn a place at the 2018 Russia World Cup. (more...)
Guardiola does not want to compare De Bruyne with Messi Guardiola does not want to compare De Bruyne with Messi
- October 17, 2017

Stoke manager Mark Hughes declared afterwards De Bruyne was " head and shoulders above anybody else in the Premier League " and Jesus was also full of praise. De Bruyne could be well-placed to position himself as the next best. That's according to his manager Pep Guardiola ahead of Tuesday's Champions League tie against Napoli. (more...)
Northern Ireland face Switzerland and Republic tackle Danes in play-offs Northern Ireland face Switzerland and Republic tackle Danes in play-offs
- October 17, 2017

Slovakia, the worst-ranked runners-up at the end of the qualifying campaign, miss out. The four-time World Cup champions were drawn Tuesday to play away first against the Swedes in a two-leg playoff. If the victor is still not decided at the end of normal time in the second leg, the match will go to extra time, with two periods of 15 minutes and the away goals rule still applied. (more...)
Arsenal to sell Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil in January Arsenal to sell Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil in January
- October 17, 2017

The German global has failed to agree a new contract with the club over the past two seasons, and is into the final year of his current deal, leading to much speculation over his future. "He's just missed an opportunity to win the game for Arsenal and everything that happens afterwards wouldn't have happened". The problem that Arsenal have is that Manchester City are keen on Sanchez but there has been a lack of interest in Ozil. (more...)
Dana White talks Conor McGregor's next fight and location Dana White talks Conor McGregor's next fight and location
- October 17, 2017

Given the bad blood between the pair, it may not be too surprising if they were to step into the ring at some point down the line, though it appears a fight with Ferguson is on the cards first. "He keeps a greater percentage of the promotion to do boxing". "They have a curfew on what time you got to be out of there and noise ordinances". "There's no Muhammad Ali Act in MMA". (more...)
Paul 'Fatty' Vautin reportedly axed from Nine's Footy Show Paul 'Fatty' Vautin reportedly axed from Nine's Footy Show
- October 17, 2017

Footy Show executive producer Glenn Pallister this week told Vautin, who is holidaying in the USA, the show would no longer exist in its current format and he would not be a part of it. Plans for a new Monday night show are also reportedly in the works. Only last week, Nine's publicity department declared The Footy Show , which has won 11 Logies, would return in 2018 on Thursday nights. (more...)
Fraud Cristiano Ronaldo Dragged Off The Pitch vs Getafe Fraud Cristiano Ronaldo Dragged Off The Pitch vs Getafe
- October 17, 2017

Isco admits it would be "a dream" to be among the final three nominees for football's top individual prize but says there is only one deserving victor. Zidane then brought Isco into the equation: "I will only tell you that I like Isco a huge amount because he's always creative, he always tries". (more...)
Conte in no rush to leave Chelsea, the truth about AC Milan Conte in no rush to leave Chelsea, the truth about AC Milan
- October 17, 2017

Just look at the number of league games Morata has started in the last four seasons: 14 at Real Madrid last season, 16 for Juventus the year before, 11 in 2014-15 and three for Madrid in 2013-14. We want to try and be competitive in all competitions, but it won't be easy. Chelsea have won both of their Champions League Group C games to date and play Roma on Wednesday night at Stamford Bridge (live on BT Sport 3, 7.45pm kick-off). (more...)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. and wife Amy are expecting their first child
- October 17, 2017

Earnhardt will retire from full-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series competition after this season. NASCAR's most popular driver will join NBC Sports Group's coverage of stock vehicle racing next year. (more...)
Socceroo Ryan saves a point for Brighton in EPL Socceroo Ryan saves a point for Brighton in EPL
- October 17, 2017

And with fixtures coming thick and fast, Sigurdsson says the club are in a great position to turn things around. The draw moves both teams on to eight points and lifts them one place in the table, Brighton to 14th and Everton to 16th. (more...)
Online Poker Pact to Share Liquidity in Regulated States Announced Online Poker Pact to Share Liquidity in Regulated States Announced
- October 17, 2017

The Garden State now has 23 authorized internet casinos. State gambling laws still apply to players in their respective states. As of now, these are the only three states that have legalized online gambling, and a larger shared player pool could provide more incentive for other states to take the plunge as well. (more...)
Adrian Peterson sparks Cardinals' running game Adrian Peterson sparks Cardinals' running game
- October 17, 2017

Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald , who had a pretty huge day himself with 10 receptions for 138 yards and a touchdown, said he just wishes he could have been a teammate of Peterson in Arizona a long time ago - like when the Cardinals had a chance to draft the running back out of Oklahoma and made a decision to pass. (more...)
Ashley puts Newcastle up for sale Ashley puts Newcastle up for sale
- October 17, 2017

Newcastle United have been put up for sale by its holding company St. James Holdings Limited and owner Mike Ashley . "A process will now commence of identifying new ownership for the club that will be capable of delivering the sustained investment in and dedication to the club that is necessary for it to achieve its ambitions". (more...)
Opko Health Inc (NASDAQ:OPK) Under Analyst Spotlight Opko Health Inc (NASDAQ:OPK) Under Analyst Spotlight
- October 17, 2017

The average 12 month price objective among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the previous year is $14.81. A number of research firms have recently commented on OPK . The stock's average target of $15.28 is 119.86% above today's ($6.95) share price. State Street Corp now owns 10,926,560 shares of the biotechnology company's stock worth $87,412,000 after acquiring an additional 3,138,685 shares during the period. (more...)
Keys to Hot Postseason Start and JT's Walk Off Home Run Keys to Hot Postseason Start and JT's Walk Off Home Run
- October 17, 2017

Justin Turner jobs home after hitting the winning home run in the bottom of the ninth during game two of the National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2017. Kris Bryant seems to have forgotten how to put the ball in play. Lackey is new to pitching on back to back days and this wasn't the best situation for him because he tends to be a slow starter. (more...)
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain On Bench - Liverpool Team vs Manchester United Confirmed Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain On Bench - Liverpool Team vs Manchester United Confirmed
- October 17, 2017

Victory at Anfield would be a statement win for either side, and the Liverpool squad were up and out early as they spent time together on a walk round the city in preparation. "I don't even think about going from my side and saying, "That's it". It's like, if you have a really good situation in your private life, then enjoy it. (more...)
South Carolina QB reassures Guarantano after Vols' game South Carolina QB reassures Guarantano after Vols' game
- October 17, 2017

Tennessee grabbed a 9-3 halftime lead after Brent Cimaglia made field goals from 29, 33 and 24 yards out. The Volunteers gave Guarantano his first career start but still couldn't awaken their dormant offense. Tennessee (3-3, 0-3 SEC) hasn't scored a touchdown in its last 10 quarters. The Volunteers faced a third and goal on the game's final play from the Gamecocks' 2-yard line when Tennessee quarterback Jarrett Guarantano rolled to his right and threw a pass intended for receiver Brandon ... (more...)
De Bruyne stars as Man City thrashes Stoke 7-2 in EPL De Bruyne stars as Man City thrashes Stoke 7-2 in EPL
- October 17, 2017

It was much smoother sailing for current Premier League leaders Manchester City who were at their clinical best in a 7-2 thrashing of Stoke . However, the Trotters remain bottom of the table despite eventually winning 2-1. Zaha and fellow winger Andros Townsend tormented the Chelsea defense, and it was Townsend who helped set up the first goal . It was a deserved lead inside only 11 minutes too, when Yohan Cabaye chested down in the box, tumbled past Thibaut Courtois and then watched ... (more...)
Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Updated Broker Ratings Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Updated Broker Ratings
- October 17, 2017

Marathon Petroleum Corp now has $28.54B valuation. The share price was last seen 0.95% higher, reaching at $13.75 on 10/13/2017. Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $15.85 on the shares of Marathon Oil Corporation ( MRO ). (more...)
LaMarcus Aldridge in contract extension talks with Spurs, report says LaMarcus Aldridge in contract extension talks with Spurs, report says
- October 17, 2017

While this extension resolves Aldridge's short-term future with the Spurs, it's somewhat surprising. A deal before midnight would allow him to opt-in at $22 million and extend his contract three years, according to Wojnarowski . In his 2016-17 campaign, Aldridge averaged 17.3 points and 7.3 rebounds per game, both of which were his lowest averages since his rookie season back in 2006. (more...)
Unfair! Typical! FA Bias! Liverpool fans react to Lukaku let off Unfair! Typical! FA Bias! Liverpool fans react to Lukaku let off
- October 16, 2017

Lovren rolled away with his hands to his face as Lukaku freed himself and replays of the incident suggested the Belgium global caught him with the heel of his boot. "We need to keep our heads up and move on", Lovren added. Lukaku featured for United in the Premier League game against Liverpool away from home at Anfield on Saturday afternoon. (more...)
Jose Mourinho: I'm sure I won't end my career at Manchester United
- October 16, 2017

Seeking to ward off accusations his team had played with undue conservatism, Mourinho suggested that Klopp should have been more proactive and paid him a backhanded compliment by praising Liverpool's defensive organisation. He wasn't himself. He was frustrated. Mourinho had set his team up to soak up pressure from Liverpool and try and catch the Reds on the counter-attack. (more...)
Rick Pitino Officially Fired By Lousiville Rick Pitino Officially Fired By Lousiville
- October 16, 2017

No one from Louisville was named in the court documents nor was charged, but interim president Greg Postel said the university was part of the investigation. Coach Pitino said he will be vindicated in the FBI investigation. Interim university president Greg Postel was directed October 2 by the 28-member ULAA to pursue terminating Pitino's contract "for cause". (more...)
Final score, Falcons unable to overcome mistakes in second loss Final score, Falcons unable to overcome mistakes in second loss
- October 16, 2017

Jay Cutler completed 19-of-33 passes for 151 yards, two touchdowns and an interception in the Dolphins' 20-17, Week 6 win over the Falcons. Falcons kicker Matt Bryant was ideal coming into Week 6. He was dropped just beyond midfield, setting up the Dolphins to drive for a tying field goal. "We've just got to keep it going". "I felt like I made the right read in that situation, put it where I wanted to, and that's how the game goes sometimes". (more...)