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Liverpool transfer saga '100%' behind Van Dijk Liverpool transfer saga '100%' behind Van Dijk
- November 07, 2017

The Reds were forced into an apology regarding their pursuit and appeared to pull out of the race to sign him, but that did not stop Van Dijk handing in a transfer request in early August. 'But I am giving 100 per cent for the club. "But I am giving 100 per cent for the club". Van Dijk missed the start of the season with injury but has returned to the Southampton side now. (more...)
Sam Allardyce holds talks with Everton over manager's job Sam Allardyce holds talks with Everton over manager's job
- November 07, 2017

But Sky Sports News has been told by sources close to the 63-year-old that reports of a £100,000-per-week contract offer are "totally inaccurate". Sam Allardyce has revealed he has not had any contact from Everton over the vacant manager's job but admitted he would listen if the club came calling. (more...)
Jets receiver Kerley gets four-game ban for drug test Jets receiver Kerley gets four-game ban for drug test
- November 07, 2017

The Jets haven't played their bye, so Kerley won't be eligible to return until Week 15. Kerley is not eligible to return to practice until December 11, the day after the Jets play the Denver Broncos . Kerley won't be eligible to play again until the team's December 17 game against the Saints. He was drafted by the team in the fifth round of the 2011 draft and played with the Jets through the 2015 season, when he fell out of favor with then-offensive coordinator Chan Gailey. (more...)
Eagles shred Broncos' top-rated defense in 51-23 romp Eagles shred Broncos' top-rated defense in 51-23 romp
- November 07, 2017

Sunday was just the Eagles' seventh 50-point game in franchise history. The Eagles have played solid football on offense and defense and they even have an MVP candidate in quarterback Carson Wentz . He had a passer rating of 118.7. Clement and Ajayi accounted for four of the Eagles' seven touchdowns as Philadelphia racked up as many trips to the end zone in a single game as the Broncos' defense had allowed in the previous five games combined. (more...)
Ben Allen replaces Moreira on Thomas Hobson in Melbourne Cup Ben Allen replaces Moreira on Thomas Hobson in Melbourne Cup
- November 07, 2017

Regal Monarch had won four races from his 17 starts. Regal Monarch fell shortly after the field entered the straight and even though Moreira hit the ground hard he was able to walk back to the ambulance before making his way back to the jockey's room with a slight limp. (more...)
Cardinals in 'extremely important' game vs. 49ers Cardinals in 'extremely important' game vs. 49ers
- November 07, 2017

I tried to get Kerwynn (Williams) in and he said, 'I'm good, I'm good.' He's in unbelievable shape. WR Louis Murphy, who was with the team in August, was signed Monday along with TE Logan Paulsen, who's been released twice by San Francisco this season. (more...)
Twickenham Stadium could stage Anthony Joshua-Deontay Wilder Twickenham Stadium could stage Anthony Joshua-Deontay Wilder
- November 07, 2017

Getting hold of Al Haymon is like trying to speak to the Pope, Jay Deas I have never spoken to in my life and I had one conversation with Shelly Finkel two weeks ago". SHORT SHRIFT Tyson Fury slams Joshua saying "I don't fight midgets". Wilder proceeded to call out WBA, IBO and IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua for a title unification fight with the Briton having responded shortly afterwards . (more...)
Pochettino hopes England will take care of Kane Pochettino hopes England will take care of Kane
- November 07, 2017

A third Spurs player, Harry Winks , suffered an injury at Wembley on Saturday, but Pochettino will not withdraw anyone who is fit to travel, although offered a thinly veiled suggestion for Gareth Southgate to manage his players' workload. (more...)
Steven Finn ruled out of Ashes with torn knee cartilage Steven Finn ruled out of Ashes with torn knee cartilage
- November 07, 2017

While influential all-rounder Moeen has recovered from a side strain, Finn will now return home after scans revealed he had torn his left knee cartilage. England begin their campaign to retain the Ashes at the Gabba in Brisbane on November 23. Bayliss said an added focus in Adelaide during the day-nighter was gaining intelligence on the pink ball to be used in the game, with the second Test to be held in Adelaide under the same conditions. (more...)
Axed David Luiz watches Chelsea win from stands Axed David Luiz watches Chelsea win from stands
- November 07, 2017

Luiz's replacement, Denmark global Andreas Christensen, impressed in the centre of defence, with Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku struggling to get the better of him. "I don't know [if he has a future at Chelsea]", said Conte. A header from Alvaro Morata proved the difference on the day, though Antonio Conte's men could and realistically should have won by a far more convincing margin, having dominated United in every aspect of the game. (more...)
Bilic Sacked - Moyes To take Over? Bilic Sacked - Moyes To take Over?
- November 07, 2017

Former West Ham defender Stuart Pearce, meanwhile, has been linked with a role on Moyes' coaching staff. Woods worked with Moyes at Everton . 'I want that winning feeling again'. And over his reign as a whole, the Croatian has the best points-per-game tally of the nine men to take permanent charge of the club in the Premier League era. (more...)
Analysts See $0.47 EPS for Avis Budget Group Inc. (CAR)
- November 07, 2017

Among 11 analysts covering Avis Budget (NASDAQ: CAR ), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. The legal version of this piece of content can be read at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/11/06/ameritas-investment-partners-inc-acquires-6576-shares-of-avis-budget-group-inc-car.html. (more...)
David Moyes set to be named West Ham manager David Moyes set to be named West Ham manager
- November 07, 2017

Instead, as all should have expected, it was painfully cringey. " West Ham United can confirm that Bilic's coaching assistants Nikola Jurcevic, Edin Terzic, Julian Dicks and Miljenko Rak have also left the club with immediate effect". "It doesn't mean I don't understand the club will make". They added: 'We see this as an exciting opportunity to appoint a quality manager to the position to inject fresh ideas, organisation and enthusiasm into a very talented squad. (more...)
Golden State Warriors vs. Miami Heat - 11/6/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction Golden State Warriors vs. Miami Heat - 11/6/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- November 07, 2017

Golden State Warriors forward David West (3) dunks during the first half of an National Basketball Association game between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors at Oracle Arena on Wednesday, Oct. Thompson missed his first four 3-point tries before connecting late in the first half as Golden State took a 50-37 lead into intermission. Miami could muster only 57 points going into the final quarter, and Golden State forced 23 turnovers, turning them into 28 points. (more...)
Irving preserves Celtics' win streak with 35 vs. Hawks Irving preserves Celtics' win streak with 35 vs. Hawks
- November 07, 2017

The Celtics hadn't given up more than 94 points during this win streak, and no one was expecting the Hawks to be the team to break that streak. "The first half, we played extremely well defensively", Anthony said. Orlando connected on just 32.6 percent of its shots and only three of 13 3-point shots in the early going and had trouble slowing Irving (10 points) and Horford (nine points). (more...)
Vikings don't want to rush Teddy Bridgewater's return, teammate says Vikings don't want to rush Teddy Bridgewater's return, teammate says
- November 07, 2017

But this is not just any normal player activation. Now, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport adds that Bridgewater could serve as the backup to Keenum as early as Week 10, tweeting Monday that the former starter is "expected to be activated" by Wednesday. (more...)
Ethiopia's Almaz Ayana among three finalists for IAAF 2017 Award
- November 07, 2017

South Africa's other two track and field world champions , long jumper Luvo Manyonga and middle-distance runner Caster Semenya, did not make the list of men's and women's finalists after both athletes had featured among the initial nominees. (more...)
Yankees' Aaron Judge bidding for rare double with BBWAA awards Yankees' Aaron Judge bidding for rare double with BBWAA awards
- November 07, 2017

He slashed.293/.338/.488 with 24 home runs. Boston's Andrew Benintendi and Baltimore's Trey Mancini join the slugging Yanks' right fielder as finalists. Hinch, Cleveland's Terry Francona and Minnesota's Paul Molitor - the remaining four AL playoff managers - are the league's finalists. His competitors are Washington Nationals aces Max Scherzer and Stephen Strasburg. (more...)
Chelsea, Conte: 'Milan? Qui è incredibile. L'anno scorso...' Chelsea, Conte: 'Milan? Qui è incredibile. L'anno scorso...'
- November 07, 2017

Presunti contatti futuri con Conte? "Non ci interessa Conte e nessun altro allenatore, non guardiamo in casa d'altri" ha concluso. "Non l'ho convocato per scelta tattica, abbiamo Christensen che rappresenta il presente e il futuro di questa squadra - riporta Tuttosport -". (more...)
All Saints, all day long in rout of Tampa Bay All Saints, all day long in rout of Tampa Bay
- November 07, 2017

Winston has passed for 1,920 yards, 10 touchdowns and six interceptions on the season, which is his third in the league. Winston told reporters that he poked Lattimore as a way of "telling him to go to his sideline". Bucs kicker Patrick Murray missed from 54 yards. The Buccaneers have yet to reveal the exam results of the two injuries, which resulted in Winston's early departure Sunday. (more...)
Injured midfielder Dele Alli withdraws from England squad Injured midfielder Dele Alli withdraws from England squad
- November 07, 2017

Influential attacking midfielder Alli was in sublime form with two goals as Tottenham defeated holders Real Madrid 3-1 in Wednesday's Champions League contest at Wembley. Winks twisted his ankle against Crystal Palace on Sunday while Kane took a kick to his foot in the same game and both will undergo further assessment at their club before joining up with England , as will Chelsea defender Gary Cahill. (more...)
Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston facing 'at least two weeks' out Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston facing 'at least two weeks' out
- November 07, 2017

Ryan Fitzpatrick would be the team's starter without Winston, and Griffin would backup Fitzpatrick. This was the first week since the injury that he was throwing all three days, with Winston believing the injury was getting better. Evans was penalized but not ejected from the Saints' 30-10 victory. The Bucs host the Jets (and former Bucs QB Josh McCown) Sunday, followed by three straight road games - at the Miami Dolphins, Atlanta Falcons and Green Bay Packers, all playoff teams last ... (more...)
Nine players on Modern Baseball Era Hall of Fame ballot Nine players on Modern Baseball Era Hall of Fame ballot
- November 07, 2017

The Modern Game committee will make their final decision during the Major League Baseball winter meetings which will take place December 10-14, at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida. Morris has a career record of 254-186 with a 3.90 ERA. Trammell was a six-time All-Star, four-time Gold Glover and three-time Silver Slugger over a 20-year career, all of which was spent with the Tigers. (more...)
Tottenham man says Barcelona were too 'afraid' to sign him Tottenham man says Barcelona were too 'afraid' to sign him
- November 07, 2017

Dani Alves' arrival at PSG in the summer moved the troubled right-back closer to the exit door, with Manchester United and Chelsea both linked with a move for his services. He spoke about the circumstances of his departure from PSG and said,"It was the right choice [to leave], after a while, I did not feel comfortable with the media.For me, it was never going to end". (more...)
3 key Bama defensive players injured in LSU game 3 key Bama defensive players injured in LSU game
- November 07, 2017

Should Dion Hamilton be lost for the season as feared, it would mark the end of his collegiate career barring a medical redshirt. "Mack had foot injury that will probably put him out four to six weeks", Saban said. Outside linebackers Terrell Lewis and Christian Miller both suffered potential season-ending injuries Week 1 against Florida State. Saban said that the sophomore is also likely out for the season. (more...)
Korea, US, Australia to hold joint sea interdiction exercise
- November 07, 2017

Despite its aim to put a strain on North Korea's economic activities, the latest sanctions are viewed by many here as having no practical impact as all inter-Korean transactions have been banned since 2010. When asked on the timing of the announcement, government officials denied it was tied to Trump's visit to Seoul. Last year, South Korea unilaterally closed operations at the jointly-run Kaesong Industrial Complex, saying cash from the zone was being funnelled to the North's weapons programme. (more...)
Martial happy at Man Utd but wants more starts Martial happy at Man Utd but wants more starts
- November 07, 2017

Martial is pleased to have rekindled his goalscoring touch but, ahead of United's trip to Premier League champions Chelsea on Sunday, he feels he could be contributing even more for Jose Mourinho's men. Mourinho has tended to rotate between Martial and England forward Marcus Rashford as his left-sided attacker, with the decision to replace England worldwide Rashford with Martial during the 1-0 win over Tottenham last weekend greeted with boos by some inside Old Trafford. (more...)
Harvick, Truex advance to final
- November 07, 2017

This has been a trying season for Harvick and Stewart-Haas Racing as it changed to Fords. With Truex in, that leaves five drivers vying for the final spot in the championship, joining Truex, Harvick and Martinsville victor Kyle Busch . He was just faster in the end. Why not just escape from the burn out of a long season and just go get some R&R before the big race? One of those deals. (more...)
Gordon to report to Browns Tuesday Gordon to report to Browns Tuesday
- November 07, 2017

Gordon was conditionally reinstated by the National Football League earlier this month after a almost three-year absense. The first step in that process will take place on Tuesday with Gordon slated to report for the first time in over a year. (more...)
Tammy Abraham insists England was always first choice over Nigeria Tammy Abraham insists England was always first choice over Nigeria
- November 07, 2017

Abraham , though, says playing for England is his only focus right now. It was flattering, but for me, my main focus was here. TAMMY ABRAHAM insists that his main ambition is to become a first-team regular at Chelsea after earning his first senior England call-up. (more...)