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Harry Kane and Harry Winks out of England squad Harry Kane and Harry Winks out of England squad
- November 08, 2017

The pair had treatment during the 1-0 win over Crystal Palace on Sunday. Gareth Southgate would have been disappointed with the news of the Tottenham players pulling out from his team, as he looks to get an idea of his 23-man team that he will take to Russian Federation for the World Cup next summer. (more...)
Colts sign DT Anthony Johnson to practice squad
- November 08, 2017

He was originally signed by the Dolphins as an undrafted free agent on May 12, 2014 out of LSU. This allowed them to add Johnson to the practice squad on Tuesday. He'd returned 17 punts for a 5.3-yard average and 18 kickoffs for a 23.9-yard average in 2017. The Indianapolis Colts today signed defensive tackle Anthony Johnson to the practice squad. (more...)
Leonard Fournette Apologizes for Missing Team Photo, Says He'll Be 'On Time' Leonard Fournette Apologizes for Missing Team Photo, Says He'll Be 'On Time'
- November 08, 2017

Michael DiRocco of ESPN.com reported Fournette was in Louisiana the day of the photo. Since then Fournette missed Jacksonville's Week 7 win over Indianapolis with a leg injury , with a bye week preceding this past weekend's game against the Bengals. (more...)
Jean Francois signed, Hightower on IR — PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK
- November 08, 2017

Details on the contract were not announced at the time of this post. Jean-Francois started the year with the Packers, was cut, returned to the team later in September, before getting released last week. Jean-Francois was drafted by the 49ers in 2009 where he played until 2012. After being released the Colts in 2015, he signed with the Redskins and played two seasons in Washington before signing with the Packers in 2017. (more...)
'Supergirl' fans are upset about beloved character's departure 'Supergirl' fans are upset about beloved character's departure
- November 08, 2017

While painful, the split doesn't necessarily come as a huge surprise. As Leigh told us, it won't be something that is dealt with quickly or easily, but it does lead Kara and Alex to head back to Midvale in next week's episode to get back to their roots and be with their mother, as they've both been in grief. (more...)
With World Series over, Red Sox introduce new manager Alex Cora With World Series over, Red Sox introduce new manager Alex Cora
- November 08, 2017

He wowed president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski and six other Red Sox officials in an October 15 interview in NY and received sterling recommendations from Astros manager A.J. He believes a manager can benefit from having close bonds with players because it enables him to build trust and earn respect when tough decisions need to be made. (more...)
Joseph Parker in talks to fight Anthony Joshua Joseph Parker in talks to fight Anthony Joshua
- November 08, 2017

However, in a media conference in his native New Zealand, Parker made clear his preference to target Joshua's IBF and WBA belts. If they end up facing Browne, Parker's trainer Kevin Barry expects a very tough fight from the veteran. 'There's no need to talk about next year or the year after that or 2020. Joseph Parker's camp have announced they are in negotiations to set up a heavyweight unification fight with Anthony Joshua. (more...)
LaMarcus Aldridge leads San Antonio Spurs' barrage against Los Angeles Clippers LaMarcus Aldridge leads San Antonio Spurs' barrage against Los Angeles Clippers
- November 08, 2017

All-Star forward Blake Griffin and center DeAndre Jordan are still with the team, but guards Chris Paul, J.J. Reddick and Jamal Crawford are no longer with the Clippers . The Italian forward is playing the most minutes for them each night so far this season. "And so, we have to be ready to play". However, Blake Griffin has since become a much more complete player as he enters his eighth year in the National Basketball Association. (more...)
Aishwarya Rai-Abhishek Bachchan chill with Karan Johar, Manish Malhotra Aishwarya Rai-Abhishek Bachchan chill with Karan Johar, Manish Malhotra
- November 08, 2017

After all, Karan Johar was also part of this gathering. Aishwarya Rai & Abhishek Bachchan snapped inside their vehicle, while arriving at Manish Malhotra's residence. Today, she does everything for Aaradhya . But her friends in the fraternity didn't let go of this reason to party. "Nasty things were written, which really upset me". (more...)
Olympic gold medalist Jorgensen to switch from triathlon to marathon for 2020 Olympic gold medalist Jorgensen to switch from triathlon to marathon for 2020
- November 08, 2017

At the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Jorgensen became the United States' first-ever Olympic gold medalist in the triathlon. She finished 14th overall in the elite women's field (2:41:01). "Gwen has left an indelible mark on triathlon in this country and lifted the sport's profile to unprecedented heights through her remarkable career over the past eight years", USA Triathlon CEO Rocky Harris said in a statement. (more...)
GSP Issues Statement On UFC 217 Win GSP Issues Statement On UFC 217 Win
- November 08, 2017

There was a time in my career that I was fighting one challenger after another and I was too small, even too small for welterweight , ' St-Pierre said. "I could see it on his face". Bisping is aggressive landing punches and elbows from the bottom. Bisping returns to his feet quickly. Following Bisping down to the ground, drilling elbows into his head before Bisping was forced to give up his back to the 5ft 10ins grappler. (more...)
Yankees' Aaron Judge lands 'MLB: The Show 2018' cover Yankees' Aaron Judge lands 'MLB: The Show 2018' cover
- November 08, 2017

However, MLB fans who live in Canada will receive a special cover for MLB The Show 18 featuring Marcus Stroman of the Toronto Blue Jays. Both versions will be out March 27. This is part of what Sony is is calling the First Pitch Weekend. There will also be an MLB The Show 18: All Rise Edition (GameStop/EB Games Exclusive ). (more...)
Savage: I Played Like Crap In Texans Loss To Colts Savage: I Played Like Crap In Texans Loss To Colts
- November 08, 2017

Bill O'Brien acknowledged that the team had discussed Colin Kaepernick but that they were staying with the quarterbacks they have for now . Some observers of the sport speculate that, despite Kaepernick's superior statistics and experience, the Texans and other teams have passed on him due to his kneeling protests from the previous season. (more...)
Kristaps Porzingis gently swats question after Knicks rally for another win Kristaps Porzingis gently swats question after Knicks rally for another win
- November 08, 2017

In their next outing, the Hornets will take on Kyrie Irving and the Boston Celtics . The Orlando Magic are shooting 40 percent from beyond the arc and 79.4 percent from the free throw line. "He's so tall and can shoot the ball very well". Meanwhile, it seems some New Yorkers are ready to also make him the focal point of their local government. (more...)
Did Raiders' Marshall Newhouse Produce NFL's Best Blooper Of 2017? Did Raiders' Marshall Newhouse Produce NFL's Best Blooper Of 2017?
- November 08, 2017

He then had the awareness to land just inside the field of play, getting a knee down before rolling out of bounds. It nearly cost them another loss in this game. "I'm just showing you who I am every day". He put together one of the best performances of his career. Cutler reunited with offensive coordinator Adam Gase , who he paired with in 2015 in Chicago, arguably Cutler's best season as a professional. (more...)
England add Jack Cork to depleted squad England add Jack Cork to depleted squad
- November 08, 2017

I haven't really got the words for it. England , though, received three further setbacks on Tuesday. England will train at St George's Park today and tomorrow before heading down to London for the game. Jake Livermore has also been called up by the Three Lions, having initially been snubbed, and Southgate could increase the size of the squad over the next 24 hours. (more...)
Elliott's injunction appeal hearing set for Thursday in NY federal court Elliott's injunction appeal hearing set for Thursday in NY federal court
- November 08, 2017

Any attempt to accept a suspension, which the National Football League initially handed down in August after a yearlong investigation into domestic violence allegations, would contrast what Elliott himself has suggested - "No", he told the Dallas Morning News when asked if he'd ever consider ending his fight against the suspension. (more...)
Doug Mientkiewicz to manage Triple-A affiliate in Tigers organization
- November 08, 2017

Mientkiewicz, 43, replaces Mike Rojas, whose contract was not renewed. Mientkiewicz was sacked after the 2017 season and he reacted angrily to being let go after in the days after Hurricane Irma. The former Major League Baseball first baseman and World Series champion (with the Red Sox) now takes over in Triple-A in Toledo, where he was born. (more...)
Bulls, Hawks Most Likely Landing Spots For Jahlil Okafor Bulls, Hawks Most Likely Landing Spots For Jahlil Okafor
- November 08, 2017

When Embiid returned from injury and Nerlens Noel demanded minutes while in Philadelphia , Okafor did not receive the playing that was expected for someone who was coming off a rookie year averaging 17 points and seven rebounds per game. (more...)
Bulls fall short against Raptors in Toronto Bulls fall short against Raptors in Toronto
- November 08, 2017

Portis, clear of an eight-game suspension for punching Nikola Mirotic during an October 17 altercation in practice, finished with 21 points (8-for-13 shooting), 12 rebounds and four assists. A goaltending call on a Denzel Valentine shot with 19 seconds to play made it a three-point game, but DeRozan drained two free throws to secure the win, much to the relief of the Air Canada Centre crowd of 19,800 that included Nick Hagglund and Jonathan Osorio. (more...)
UCF strength of schedule hinders move up in College Football Playoff rankings UCF strength of schedule hinders move up in College Football Playoff rankings
- November 08, 2017

Miami leads in the ACC Coastal. Coming off a 42-27 at Texas A&M, the Tigers moved up four spots from No. 14 to No. 10, and they are right back in the playoff conversation with significant games remaining against No. Running the table means adding victories against Notre Dame and Clemson, and with a flawless record the Hurricanes wouldn't have to worry about one-loss teams. (more...)
Tarasenko, Schwartz score in 1:35 span, Blues beat Devils Tarasenko, Schwartz score in 1:35 span, Blues beat Devils
- November 08, 2017

The Blues overcame a one-goal deficit late in the second period, stifled the Devils' power play and held them to just seven shots over the final 30 minutes for a 3-1 win on Tuesday night at Prudential Center as the Devils opened a three-game homestand. (more...)
Keita lodges appeal after fine Keita lodges appeal after fine
- November 08, 2017

Staff at Leipzig's licensing centre became suspicious and handed the documents to police. The appeal will eventually lead to the criminal case against Keita at the Leipzig district court, however, the procedure will not take place until some time next year. (more...)
Sindhu, Saina eye final berth of National Badminton Championship Sindhu, Saina eye final berth of National Badminton Championship
- November 08, 2017

Second-seeded Prannoy marched into his maiden singles final with a 21-14, 21-17 win over the surprise packet of this edition, Subhankar Dey. The finals of the 82nd Senior Nationals will be played tomorrow at the Divisional Sports Complex in Nagpur from 2:00 PM. (more...)
Stonewalled Islanders give way to Connor McDavid OT thriller Stonewalled Islanders give way to Connor McDavid OT thriller
- November 08, 2017

Draisaitl spun and sent a backhand pass to McDavid, who one-timed the shot past Greiss. PITTSBURGH - Justin Schultz scored in his return from a concussion, Matt Murray stopped 24 shots and Pittsburgh had little trouble with Arizona. The Islanders had been racking up goals, just shy of four per night, and playing in plenty of high-scoring affairs through their first 14 games of the season. (more...)
Yasiel Puig not pleased with Gold Glove snub Yasiel Puig not pleased with Gold Glove snub
- November 08, 2017

Omar Vizquel and Ivan Rodriguez will also be inducted into the Rawlings Gold Glove Award Hall of Fame. It is the first time since Joe Mauer won his third Gold Glove behind the plate in 2010. He had a streak of 120 games (1,013 chances) without being charged with an error, the longest streak by a Royals first baseman, according to Elias Sports Bureau. (more...)
Spurs coach Popovich: Leonard progressing slowly
- November 08, 2017

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Houston Texans Sign QB Josh Johnson Houston Texans Sign QB Josh Johnson
- November 08, 2017

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Perth Stadium Has A New Name Perth Stadium Has A New Name
- November 08, 2017

The $1.46 billion ground will be called Optus Stadium, with a 10-year naming rights deal struck. Optus has also created the Optus Stadium Ap, which will provide patrons with stadium-related information aimed at improving user experience. (more...)
With Ja'Wuan James injury concerns, Dolphins sign OL Zach Sterup
- November 08, 2017

If he can not play Monday, Jesse Davis would seem to be in line to start at right tackle, assuming Ted Larsen makes his 2017 debut at left guard. In Week 10, Miami will cross paths with a non-divisional opponent when the Dolphins travel to take on the Carolina Panthers on Monday Night Football. (more...)