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Houston to host College Football Playoff National Championship in 2024 Houston to host College Football Playoff National Championship in 2024
- November 02, 2017

We call it '10 in 10′-10 different communities will have hosted the national championship game in the first 10 years of the playoff. "While this was truly a collaborative effort of many entities, we felt that it was important for the Orange Bowl Committee to take the lead on putting this bid together as the organization that hosted the region's previous 20 national championships". (more...)
'Dynamite' Oxlade-Chamberlain will be a big success, believes Klopp 'Dynamite' Oxlade-Chamberlain will be a big success, believes Klopp
- November 02, 2017

Jurgen Klopp's side won the match 3-0, thanks to second-half goals from Mohamed Salah, Emre Can and Daniel Sturridge . Liverpool's best chance of the half would go to Firmino, whose header from an Oxlade-Chamberlain cross was kept out by another top save by Handanovic, the 39-year-old tipping the ball onto the bar. (more...)
Blackhawks lead Flyers 2-0 after two periods Blackhawks lead Flyers 2-0 after two periods
- November 02, 2017

But in terms of reunions, Thursday is the big one for Schenn. Shots through two periods were 23-20 Chicago. This is also the first time that Jori Lehtera will face his first and only other National Hockey League club he's played with in the Blues since being acquired in that deal for Schenn... (more...)
Papa John's Blamed NFL Anthem Protests for Sagging Sales Papa John's Blamed NFL Anthem Protests for Sagging Sales
- November 02, 2017

Papa John's CEO, John Schnatty, placed blame of sagging sales of their pizzas and other offerings squarely on the National Football League's shoulders. He specifically cited the anthem protests as the root of the problem. And Schnatter, who donated to Trump's election campaign, said the dispute should have been "nipped in the bud" when the protest first began. (more...)
Buffalo Bills at New York Jets Buffalo Bills at New York Jets
- November 02, 2017

The Bills' ground attack looks to be back, as LeSean McCoy finished with 151 yards on 27 carries. The last two games have showcased the "Shady" that has been a five-time Pro Bowler as he's averaging 121 yards on 4.8 yards per carry. After running for 256 yards in a Week 4 overtime win over the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Jets' run offense has been almost nonexistent. The Bills' defense forced four turnovers and leads the league with a plus-14 turnover margin. (more...)
OSU debuts at No. 11 in CFP rankings OSU debuts at No. 11 in CFP rankings
- November 02, 2017

No. 4 Clemson travels to No. 20 North Carolina State in the ACC, and in the Big Ten it's No. 7 Penn State visiting No. 24 Michigan State. The Bedlam game has served as the de facto Big 12 Championship game in each of the past two seasons, while this year's edition will see the victor remain atop the Big 12 standings heading into the season's final stretch. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp reveals why Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain started against Maribor Jurgen Klopp reveals why Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain started against Maribor
- November 02, 2017

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain moved to Liverpool from Arsenal in the last transfer day of this summer. The 24-year-old has endured a hard start to his Anfield career since his £40million move from Arsenal on transfer deadline day and has largely been restricted to a bit-part role. (more...)
Cleveland Cavaliers' Iman Shumpert out 5-7 days with knee injury Cleveland Cavaliers' Iman Shumpert out 5-7 days with knee injury
- November 02, 2017

According to ESPN , LeBron James was a "vocal" participant in the meeting, but he was not the lone voice. Mainstays of the rotation that broke Cleveland's 52-year title drought, Kyrie Irving and Richard Jefferson, are now elsewhere. (more...)
Oppo F5 with 18:9 screen & AI Beauty Recognition comes to India
- November 02, 2017

Oppo is a selfie-focused smartphone and sports a 20-megapixel sensor at the front that comes with an f/2.0 aperture. The F5 also offers a bokeh mode which blurs the background in the images. The smartphone is fuelled by a 3200mAh battery. Oppo F5 smatphone has been launched today at an event in Mumbai. There is a "Facial Unlock" feature that allows users to authenticate access to the device with their faces. (more...)
Clayton Kershaw está listo para esto en el Juego 7 | MLB | Dodgers Clayton Kershaw está listo para esto en el Juego 7 | MLB | Dodgers
- November 02, 2017

Un jonrón conectado hacia el jardín derecho por George Sprimger , permitió que la novena tejana se adelante en el marcador, Corría el tercer inning y los Astros en ese instante comenzaban a soñar con el título. El campocorto Carlos Correa convirtió la fiesta del título en algo más. El manager de los Astros , A.J. Hinch, había decidido no anunciar a un posible abridor sino hasta conocer el desenlace del sexto juego. (more...)
Rich Hill intentionally gave Dodgers fans more time to boo Yuli Gurriel Rich Hill intentionally gave Dodgers fans more time to boo Yuli Gurriel
- November 02, 2017

It was a premeditated move on Hill's part, or as he put it to reporters after the Dodgers' 3-1 win in Game 6 , a "silent gesture". The boos got an extension, too. "I think the one thing was just to let the crowd speak their mind", Hill said . "I think rightfully so the fans spoke out and understood what was going on". (more...)
Heat outlasts Bulls in Whiteside's return and snap three-game skid Heat outlasts Bulls in Whiteside's return and snap three-game skid
- November 02, 2017

They shot five for six from the three point range in the final two minutes of the game, but they were two for 22 before that. "I liked all the emotions these guys had to go through". The Bulls overcame a horrid start to lead by six in the third quarter but ultimately faded with poor shooting. "I thought it shifted for him when he started to make some defensive plays", Spoelstra said. (more...)
A write-off, a torrid night; Sky Sports pundit predicts Lyon vs Everton A write-off, a torrid night; Sky Sports pundit predicts Lyon vs Everton
- November 02, 2017

David Unsworth has insisted that his Everton team will "give everything" to put themselves back into contention for qualification to the knockout rounds in the Europa League . But the Everton caretaker admitted that Sunday's visit of Watford played a part in the decision to keep Rooney, Jagielka and Baines grounded on Merseyside. (more...)
Woods to make competitive return in November Woods to make competitive return in November
- November 02, 2017

Woods, whose 79 PGA Tour wins are three shy of Sam Snead's all-time record, has not won a major title since the 2008 US Open and has not won any event since the 2013 World Golf Championships Bridgestone Invitational. Henrik Stenson, last year's Open champion, and new world No 6 Justin Rose have both told Tiger Woods that he can only compete with golf's new wave of exciting young players if he is back to full health. (more...)
Jarryd Hayne Wants To Quit The Titans Jarryd Hayne Wants To Quit The Titans
- November 02, 2017

Hayne will feature for the Bati when they take on Wales at 9.30pm this Sunday in the Rugby League World Cup. "They're the ones who invested in him and he hasn't invested back in the club". "The club will not be making any further comment on the matter unless any of the above circumstances unexpectedly change". Hayne's Sydney options next year already appear limited. (more...)
Horticultural LED Lighting Market Globally - Hubbell Lighting, Philips, Everlight Electronics and Osram
- November 02, 2017

The process involved in Airport Lighting manufacturing, end users, suppliers, distributors, manufacturers are studied in depth in this report. ◽ Competitive study of the major Lighting for ICE & EVs players will help all the market players in analyzing the latest trends and business strategies. (more...)
Nuggets roll Raptors in return home Nuggets roll Raptors in return home
- November 02, 2017

Casey vowed to play more men than usual Wednesday given the high altitude in Denver. We didnt do (that) on either end of the floor. Casey though was just getting warmed up. Murray returned for the second half and promptly put up 16 on the Raps in the quarter to further salt this one away. "He's a huge catch for the Denver organization", Casey said. (more...)
Carlos Correa proposes to girlfriend minutes after Astros win World Series Carlos Correa proposes to girlfriend minutes after Astros win World Series
- November 02, 2017

Of course she said yes . Carlos Correa proposed during a live TV interview after the Astros' win. Nah, probably not. Not sense in worrying about it now. "It's one of the biggest accomplishments of my life and right now I'm about to take another big step in my life", Correa said as he turned to Rodriguez. (more...)
Oilers' Nugent-Hopkins hits 100 goal mark Oilers' Nugent-Hopkins hits 100 goal mark
- November 02, 2017

Cam Talbot finished with 27 saves. In the first period, Patric Hornqvist got their other power-play goal on a deflection, with Conor Sheary scoring the other for the Penguins . Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Leon Draisaitl scored for Edmonton (3-7-1). 1 statement game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, who came in after getting their butts kicked 7-1 in Winnipeg on Sunday, but with points in 14 straight games against the Oilers, it was more question mark than exclamation point for the home team ... (more...)
Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen's couples Halloween costume is so millennial Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen's couples Halloween costume is so millennial
- November 02, 2017

So it came as a bit of a surprise this Halloween when the pair wore an adorable avocado toast couples costume. Brady added that Bündchen had purchased the outfits on Amazon . 'This is a week-to-week league, things change so quickly from week-to-week, year-to-year.in my mind, this is all about this season and us trying to win, ' he said. (more...)
'It's been a long road' - Brian Boyle set to make season debut 'It's been a long road' - Brian Boyle set to make season debut
- November 02, 2017

EST on Wednesday at Rogers Arena in Vancouver. The 32-year-old has 169 points (93 goals, 76 assists) in 624 games for the Maple Leafs, Lightning, New York Rangers and Los Angeles Kings, and 28 points (15 goals, 13 assists) in 106 Stanley Cup Playoff games in 10 National Hockey League seasons. (more...)
ISIS Threatens Neymar And Messi — Sport
- November 02, 2017

Messi advanced, passed to Paulinho, got the ball back from the Brazilian, then picked out Jordi Alba, continued into the area and was there to drill home from the full-back's cross. Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt have already made it to the tournament while Syria is also looked to be in contention for a place in Russia but narrowly missed out to Australia in a do or die clash. (more...)
Celtics snap losing streak to injury-hit Spurs Celtics snap losing streak to injury-hit Spurs
- November 02, 2017

Referees had to stop the game in order for Hayward to be stretchered off the court. "I've learned in a short time what a special guy Isaiah is". He wrote that his foot "didn't seem like it was hurting that much" at first, but then he experienced "probably the most pain I've ever felt in my life" in a span of minutes. (more...)
Paul Scholes: 'Romelu Lukaku misses Paul Pogba' Paul Scholes: 'Romelu Lukaku misses Paul Pogba'
- November 02, 2017

Jose Mourinho has taken the brunt of the blame for these more reserved tactics but Scholes believes United will be back to their fluid attacking early season form once Pogba is back. Pogba has been uploading videos of himself in light training in recent weeks. "For four years the club hasn't really been in a position to determine how they win it". (more...)
Lyon William Homes (WLH) Announces Earnings Results
- November 02, 2017

Two analysts have provided estimates for Lyon William Homes' earnings. Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 31,235,253 with a reported 2,014,921 bought and 1,806,284 sold. William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) has risen 65.59% since October 31, 2016 and is uptrending. The business had revenue of $422.69 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $424.86 million. (more...)
Leadoff: Why playoff committee gave edge to Georgia over Alabama Leadoff: Why playoff committee gave edge to Georgia over Alabama
- November 02, 2017

The Crimson Tide are ranked No. 1 in the AP and Coaches polls by an overwhelming margin, but the CFP still has the Bulldogs as their top team for now. Oklahoma has its own Heisman contender - and two-time Heisman finalist - under center in Baker Mayfield, and it sustained its only loss against an uncharacteristically frisky Iowa State (6-2), ranked 15th. (more...)
Browns WR Josh Gordon to be reinstated on conditional basis
- November 02, 2017

He is eligible, at the team's discretion, to return to active status on November 27 or remain on the commissioner's exempt list for another week before returning to active status. Josh Gordon led the National Football League in receiving in 2013. Since joining the Browns through a second-round pick in the 2012 NFL Supplemental Draft, Gordon has turned 161 passes into 2,754 yards and 14 touchdowns. (more...)
LeBron James says preseason sprained ankle was 'setback' LeBron James says preseason sprained ankle was 'setback'
- November 02, 2017

And in light of it all, the team reportedly held an "air-it-out" meeting , where they attempted to discuss the problems. Regular-season private team meetings are nothing new to the league. "This was probably the worst training camp for me in my career because of the injury", James said Wednesday, via ESPN's Dave McMenamin. "I'm not sure. (more...)
Legislative leaders open to 'tweaking' pension bill Legislative leaders open to 'tweaking' pension bill
- November 01, 2017

The outcry of the proposal, which would cap benefits in the traditional pension plan after 27 years and move most new government workers to defined-contribution retirement plans, didn't catch Hoover off guard. "It's just a matter of how deep they are". We talked with a state worker who says she's anxious about her family as the plans calls for a three percent additional contribution for teachers and other public employees in order to fund retiree health care plans. (more...)
Arsene Wenger prepared to hand Mathieu Debuchy an Arsenal lifeline Arsene Wenger prepared to hand Mathieu Debuchy an Arsenal lifeline
- November 01, 2017

Here is Wenger's probable Arsenal XI vs Red Star Belgrade. Arsenal are in the midst of a good run of form - the Gunners are 10-1-1 since losing back-to-back matches at the end of August. Forward Richmond Boakye scored the victor. Wenger also delivered updates on Calum Chambers , David Ospina , Danny Welbeck and Shkodran Mustafi. Arsenal have more quality than Red Star in their squad and were even able to make it count in the intimidating atmosphere of the Rajko Mitic two weeks ago. (more...)