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Jets RB Matt Forte misses practice again, won't play vs. Buccaneers Jets RB Matt Forte misses practice again, won't play vs. Buccaneers
- November 11, 2017

Forte had 14 carries for 77 yards and two touchdowns along with four catches for 19 yards against the Bills. "I've been playing with swelling in my knee for a while", Forte said. "Throughout this week, we were trying to get it to go down more and more , but it didn't happen". "It's not a good time obviously to have it, but I can't control that". (more...)
Celtics' Irving exits after taking elbow to his face Celtics' Irving exits after taking elbow to his face
- November 11, 2017

Boston already was playing without Gordon Hayward (ankle) and Al Horford (concussion protocol). Friday will mark his second straight absence and it remains unclear if Horford will be cleared for Sunday's tilt with the Raptors either. Horford has been one of Boston's best all-around players to start the season, averaging 14.6 points per game off of 53 percent shooting with 9.2 rebounds and 4.7 assists. (more...)
Astros player sends JJ Watt heart-warming letter and gift Astros player sends JJ Watt heart-warming letter and gift
- November 11, 2017

The Houston Astros World Series trophy has had quite a ride in the week it's been in town. Bregman hit two home runs and drove in five runs — including a walk-off single to clinch game five of the 2017 World Series. But the Astros prevailed in the final seventh game, with George Springer starting the scoring in the first inning, and the team leading throughout the next nine innings. (more...)
Socceroos Draw The First Leg Of The World Cup Qualifier Socceroos Draw The First Leg Of The World Cup Qualifier
- November 11, 2017

The match was a tense encounter played on a poor pitch, with a moment of controversy late in the first half when the Socceroos were awarded a penalty, only for the linesman to overrule the referee and change the decision. (more...)
Eddie Jones Names His England Team For Argentina Clash Eddie Jones Names His England Team For Argentina Clash
- November 11, 2017

Slade features at No12 alongside Jonathan Joseph in a reshuffled midfield, with Farrell and Itoje rested having featured prominently in the Lions' Tests in New Zealand in the summer. Jonny May's bid to be fit for England's opening autumn global this Saturday looks destined to end in failure after failing to recover from his hamstring injury in time to feature in Eddie Jones' squad that will take on Argentina. (more...)
Is Arsenal the EPL club Goretzka WILL transfer to soon? Is Arsenal the EPL club Goretzka WILL transfer to soon?
- November 11, 2017

Arsenal are reportedly keen on securing the transfer of the very highly rated and talented young Germany worldwide star, so it could be very good news for the Gunners this week, as the former Germany striker Oliver Bierhoff who is the and general manager of the German national team let slip that Goretzka is going to move to the Emglish Premier League. (more...)
Jack Butland out for six weeks Jack Butland out for six weeks
- November 11, 2017

Stoke are now likely to seek compensation from the FA for Butland's lay-off which could see him miss crucial matches against Brighton, Crystal Palace, Swansea, Burnley and West Ham. The Stoke and England 'keeper suffered the injury in training with the national team ahead of the friendly double-header against Germany and Brazil. (more...)
Phillies Name Three Coaches to Staff Phillies Name Three Coaches to Staff
- November 11, 2017

With Wathan now no longer in Lehigh Valley, the Phillies must conduct another manager search to find someone that can continue to develop the IronPigs. The Cubs had the highest on-base percentage in the National League during Mallee's tenure and scored the second-most runs with the second-highest OPS. (more...)
James Harden Beats LeBron James While Equaling Michael Jordan James Harden Beats LeBron James While Equaling Michael Jordan
- November 11, 2017

Back in Houston, the Rockets led by seven after a layup by James with about 10 minutes left. Capela grabbed six offensive rebounds on the night (13 total). Crowder grabbed five total rebounds. Otto Porter contributed 20 points and 11 rebounds for the Wizards, who had lost five of seven starting with a 102-99 road setback against the Lakers on October 25. (more...)
Clue, Wiffle Ball, paper airplane enter Toy Hall of Fame
- November 11, 2017

Like many board games, different variations exist, but the general objective has players trying to solve a murder by discovering the killer among a colorful cast of characters, the murder weapon and the room it was committed in. Where the paper airplane came from exactly is hard to trace, but inventor and artist Leonardo da Vinci was drawing flying creations as far back as the 15th century. (more...)
Capsule: Notre Dame at Miami
- November 11, 2017

RIVALRY HALTS: Unless they meet in a bowl game, this is the last Miami-Notre Dame matchup until the Hurricanes go to South Bend in 2024. The "convicts" part was unquestionably infused with racist undertones. Most noteworthy, Adams leads the nation in yards per carry after contact (6.2), 60 yard plus runs (7), and third in the country with 8.7 yards per carry. (more...)
Crystal Palace boss Hodgson targets Arsenal midfielder Wilshere Crystal Palace boss Hodgson targets Arsenal midfielder Wilshere
- November 11, 2017

He has yet to break into the Arsenal first team this season in the Premier League and a January move could be on the cards but Hodgson has denied they are discussing a deal. He didn't play deeper for Bournemouth , you'd have to ask Eddie why that was, and he is not playing deeper for Arsenal . The midfielder made his global debut back in 2010 but injuries have reduced him to just 34 caps. (more...)
Top Class of 2018 recruit RJ Barrett commits to Duke Top Class of 2018 recruit RJ Barrett commits to Duke
- November 11, 2017

R.J. Barrett is going to Duke . This is the third year in a row Duke has signed the No. 1 overall recruit according to ESPN. The No. 1 recruits in 2016 and 2017 were Harry Giles and Marvin Bagley III, respectively. It was the most points ever against Team USA in the FIBA U19 Men's Basketball World Championships. He reclassified this summer to become a 2018 recruit after spending his entire high school career in the class of 2019. (more...)
Tyvon Branch suffers torn ACL, torn cartilage, will go on IR
- November 11, 2017

Humphries has an MCL injury and a dislocated kneecap that will require surgery. "It's kind of been a chronic MCL for him, because he had a brace on", Arians said. "He was having a great year", Arians said. "It's just a shame". Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was lost for the year on Thursday with a ruptured Achilles, and several other players were injured in the game. (more...)
UFC's Grant Dawson notified of potential USADA violation UFC's Grant Dawson notified of potential USADA violation
- November 10, 2017

The 185-pound fight was slated to headline UFC Fight Night in Shanghai. Friday afternoon, the UFC's week went from bad ( Conor McGregor getting into an in-cage altercation at Bellator 187 in Dublin) to worse. Under the UFC Anti-Doping Policy, there is a full and fair legal process that is afforded to all athletes before any sanctions are imposed. It remains to be seen who will replace Silva. (more...)
Hope Solo says she was sexually assaulted by Sepp Blatter Hope Solo says she was sexually assaulted by Sepp Blatter
- November 10, 2017

Solo says the incident happened just before they went on stage together and has recently spoken out about sexual harassment in general in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal. 'Silence will not change the world!' Solo expanded on those remarks to Expresso , when she appeared at the Web Summit event in Lisbon, to speak on a platform for equal pay and women's equality. (more...)
Arizona Wildcats basketball suspends player, assistant coach for violating NCAA rules Arizona Wildcats basketball suspends player, assistant coach for violating NCAA rules
- November 10, 2017

Phelps joined Miller's staff as an assistant coach in June 2015, and is the former head coach of Drake University. Pinder will sit out tonight's game, but return for Sunday's game. Pinder joined Arizona last season from Hutchinson Community College in Kansas, after coming from Australia. In a September 26 federal complaint, Richardson was alleged to have taken $20,000 and funneling at least most of it to five-star point guard Jahvon Quinerly, who committed to the Wildcats but has since ... (more...)
Colombian player appears to mock South Korean opponents with racist gesture Colombian player appears to mock South Korean opponents with racist gesture
- November 10, 2017

After Kim went down to the ground in pain, James, as he's commonly known, tried to bring the South Korean to his feet so that the match would resume. The incident occurred 17-plus minutes into the second half, with Colombia trailing 2-0. His head coach, Jose Pekerman said afterward that he never saw the gesture. "But racist behaviour is absolutely unacceptable". "It was a physical game". (more...)
Atleti keen on Ander Herrera deal Atleti keen on Ander Herrera deal
- November 10, 2017

The midfielder who bullied his opponents last season utterly failed to diminish Eden Hazard's threat at the Stamford Bridge last week. As Jose Mourinho guided the club to Europa League glory in Stockholm at the end of last season, it seemed a return to the Champions League would be enough to coax Antoine Griezmann to Manchester. (more...)
Corry Evans apologises for wife's comments in wake of Swiss defeat Corry Evans apologises for wife's comments in wake of Swiss defeat
- November 10, 2017

Having suffered similar injustice after Thierry Henry's hand-ball in 2009, Republic of Ireland fans know the feeling well. These things happen and I just have to get on with it. "The referee is five or six yards from the incident, he has nobody in his line of sight". He's turned his body and the arm isn't in an unnatural position, it isn't away from his body. (more...)
Conor McGregor confronts referee as celebrations turn sour at Bellator 187 Conor McGregor confronts referee as celebrations turn sour at Bellator 187
- November 10, 2017

Ward had just beaten Redmond when McGregor jumped into the cage to celebrate with his friend, breaching the rules of the contest. McGregor, however, was already in the cage, hugging Ward. It appears to have been a misunderstanding, one where McGregor got over-excited at seeing his friend win, which greatly upset Goddard, and McGregor was not about to have a discussion regarding whether or not he was allowed to be there. (more...)
I have a new perspective of what really matters in life — Ronaldo
- November 10, 2017

After more than six months since witnessing the White Trident the possibility of them returning to the starting team on November 18 for the capital derby in the Metropolitan Wanda is looking more and more likely. Will Ronaldo pip Messi to the Pichichi? And that's who he's apparently angry with. "But the 600 games are certainly far below what he'll end up achieving and hopefully [ more appearances] can be accompanied by more trophies". (more...)
Stephon Marbury, Jimmer Fredette got into a fight during game in China Stephon Marbury, Jimmer Fredette got into a fight during game in China
- November 10, 2017

It wasn't clear what was said during the confrontation. "Haha, he forgot what an National Basketball Association steal felt like". Fredette had no immediate comment on the incident after the game. "All is well, I'll see them in Beijing". He finished Friday's contest with a 54-point triple-double effort, with 13 rebounds and 10 assists, as the Sharks muscled past the Dragons, 123-119, in overtime. (more...)
Quinton Quinton "Rampage" Jackson Inks New Deal With Bellator MMA
- November 10, 2017

Along with these heavyweights, the tournament will see four light heavyweights moving up looking for a chance at Bellator gold. "These are iconic names, big brands". It looks like Rampage Jackson is sticking around Bellator a while longer. While a legal battle ensued, Jackson fought one fight for the UFC before returning to Bellator for two more bouts. (more...)
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale suffers another injury setback
- November 10, 2017

It is a huge blow for Bale who is gaining an unwanted reputation for being persistently injured. On that occasion, the 28-year-old suffered a calf injury that ruled him out of Wales' decisive World Cup qualification defeat to the Republic of Ireland last month. (more...)
Analysts' Activity to Watch: Dynavax Technologies (DVAX)
- November 10, 2017

EPS serves as a pointer of a company's profitability/success. The Healthcare stock ( OncoSec Medical Incorporated ) created a change of 4.5% from opening and finally closed its business at $2.09 by making a change of 4.5% on 09-11-2017. (more...)
Julius Randle unlikely to stick with Lakers long-term Julius Randle unlikely to stick with Lakers long-term
- November 10, 2017

Lakers could also renounce Randle's rights if t sign big names next summer, thus erasing his Dollars 12.4 million cap hold and making Randle an unrestricted free agent. The Lakers are trying to clear cap space in preparation for next summer to pursue big-name free agents who can complement their young stars Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram . (more...)
Denmark v Republic of Ireland preview Denmark v Republic of Ireland preview
- November 10, 2017

He said. "We know it will be a very tough game against an Irish team that has done very well in qualification". I've been in this job for three years competitively speaking and we have played a lot of games, 24 in qualifying, a lot of teams, and I think there is a general pattern to all sides. (more...)
Patrice Evra BANNED from football for seven months after kicking Marseille fan Patrice Evra BANNED from football for seven months after kicking Marseille fan
- November 10, 2017

Marseille had initially suspended the player indefinitely, but shortly after UEFA's Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body (CEDB) chose to ban Evra from playing in UEFA club competition for the rest of this season, the Ligue 1 club announced that his one-year contract had been ripped up "by mutual agreement". (more...)
Kizzire takes early lead at OHL Classic Kizzire takes early lead at OHL Classic
- November 10, 2017

Kizzire charged up the leaderboard Thursday with six consecutive birdies from Nos. Taylor birdied three of his final four holes to move in to second spot, as Fowler carded six gains in his return to competitive action on his way to a bogey-free 66. (more...)