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Redblacks nowhere near good enough in loss to Roughriders Redblacks nowhere near good enough in loss to Roughriders
- November 12, 2017

OTTAWA-Kevin Glenn threw a TD pass and ran for another, leading the Saskatchewan Roughriders to a record-setting 31-20 East Division semifinal win over the Ottawa Redblacks on Sunday afternoon. The Redblacks were presented with a glorious scoring opportunity when returner Christion Jones lost a fumble on Saskatchewan's 19-yard line. The Roughriders made it 21-8 with 4 1/2 minutes left in the first half when Vernon Adams Jr. (more...)
John Fox challenge considered one of the worst in National Football League history John Fox challenge considered one of the worst in National Football League history
- November 12, 2017

The referees ruled that Cunningham actually fumbled out of the end zone, turning the ball over to the Packers . In the second quarter of the Bears big divisional game against the Aaron Rodgers-less Packers, Fox challenged the ruling that Bennie Cunningham stepped out of bounds before reaching the ball over the goal line. (more...)
Vontaze Burfict ejected vs. Titans, taunts fans as he leaves field Vontaze Burfict ejected vs. Titans, taunts fans as he leaves field
- November 12, 2017

Burfict served a three-game suspension earlier this season for hitting a defenseless player and has reportedly accrued over $300,000 worth of fines over his career. Burfict mockingly played to the crowd as he left the field after his ejection. Given Burfict's lengthy history of on-field disciplinary issues, he could face additional punishment from the NFL. (more...)
Saints RB Daniel Lasco taken off field by ambulance Saints RB Daniel Lasco taken off field by ambulance
- November 12, 2017

He had a 14-yard run on the Saints' third snap, converted a fourth-and-1 with a 25-yard run to the Buffalo 5-yard line and plowed into a pile-pushing 3-yard run to the Bills' 2-yard line. However, offensive tackle Terron Armstead and guard Larry Warford are both active after being listed as questionable on the injury report. They called for a stretcher and an ambulance quickly drove onto the field. (more...)
Arsenal keeping a watchful eye on Luke Shaw Arsenal keeping a watchful eye on Luke Shaw
- November 12, 2017

As per a report from Spanish outlet Sport , La Liga giants Barcelona are preparing to open negotiations with defender Samuel Umtiti regarding a new contract, following reports of interest in his services from Manchester United . But it is said that United's £20m price-tag and Shaw's £130,000-a-week wages could put off a number of his potential suitors. Other players like Juan Mata, Ander Herrera , Daley Blind and Ashley Young could also be shown the door by Jose Mourinho as he looks ... (more...)
Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Buy Rating for Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN)
- November 12, 2017

Capital Intll accumulated 2.72 million shares. Seattle Genetics's revenue was up 26.4% on a year-over-year basis. Over the last 90 days, insiders sold 196,733 shares of company stock valued at $10,543,551. Therefore 39% are positive. As per Friday, January 6, the company rating was initiated by Barclays Capital. Morgan Stanley now owns 157,334 shares of the biotechnology company's stock worth $9,890,000 after acquiring an additional 15,458 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Mustafiz to play for PSL's Lahore Qalandars Mustafiz to play for PSL's Lahore Qalandars
- November 12, 2017

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal will play for Peshawar Zalmi while Quetta Gladiators picked Shakib Al Hassan. Teams have already retained nine players each and have gone into the HBL PSL Player Draft 2017 to pick one Platinum, one Diamond, one Gold, two Silver and two Emerging players each in order to complete their squads of 16. (more...)
Roger Goodell Seeking $50M Salary, Private Jet for Life in New Contract Roger Goodell Seeking $50M Salary, Private Jet for Life in New Contract
- November 12, 2017

The NFL's Compensation Committee will hold a conference call Monday to discuss and further push ahead the proposed extension for commissioner Roger Goodell , sources confirmed to ESPN . Several league sources noted, however, that Jones was allowed to participate in some of the functions of that committee, despite not being formally named to it, back in the spring and summer, precisely because of his support of Goodell and his ability to move things along as an influential owner. (more...)
Razorbacks QB Cole Kelley arrested on suspicion of DWI Razorbacks QB Cole Kelley arrested on suspicion of DWI
- November 12, 2017

Sunday. According to the report by the arresting officer , a Toyota Tundra driven by Kelley was observed with its passenger-side tires riding up on the curb of the street. Kelley had logged considerable playing time for the Razorbacks after an injury to Austin Allen in the University of SC game. Head Coach Bret Bielema released a statement saying, "I was informed early this morning of an incident involving Coley Kelley". (more...)
Ryan Giggs' Views On Ruben Loftus-Cheek Has Confused Everyone Ryan Giggs' Views On Ruben Loftus-Cheek Has Confused Everyone
- November 12, 2017

Loftus-Cheek has been widely regarded as one of English football's most promising young talents for many years, and Southgate is hoping that regular football at Palace will enable him to find his best position and fulfil his potential. When you see his physical size, you think you'll see a certain type of player. "He is a good player, good physique, gets around the pitch". There has been an energy about the group. (more...)
Group calls for boycott of National Football League on Veterans Day Weekend Group calls for boycott of National Football League on Veterans Day Weekend
- November 12, 2017

Despite its half empty stadiums , its floundering ratings and a push from a top sponsor that has hinted they might abandon the league, the NFL announced Saturday that there will be "no changes" to its national anthem policy, the Washington Times reported . (more...)
Ta'amu, Brown Set Records in Rebels' Win Over Louisiana Ta'amu, Brown Set Records in Rebels' Win Over Louisiana
- November 12, 2017

Lewis ran for 129 yards and threw a pair of touchdown passes, one a 54-yarder to Michael Jacquet and the other a 13-yard score to fellow true freshman Chase Rogers. He rushed for another one midway through the second quarter to give Ole Miss the comfortable 35-7 lead. Louisiana, which played without four starters, running back Trey Ragas, guard Robert Hunt, linebackers Joe Dillon and Damar'ren Mitchell, didn't have a turnovers and had 437 yards of offense. (more...)
Ex-Colt Vontae Davis drawing interest from a 'handful of teams'
- November 12, 2017

Indianapolis Star reporter Stephen Holder, citing a source , wrote on Wednesday night that Davis has been told he has muscle separating from the bone and that continuing to play with the injury would make it worse. "It really bothered me". The Colts released Davis this past Thursday after he pursued a second medical opinion and chose to undergo the surgery. " Davis hasn't ruled out returning this season and helping a team that advances to the postseason, but it is uncertain how quickly ... (more...)
Kenny Golladay, Taylor Decker in for Lions; Ezekiel Ansah out Kenny Golladay, Taylor Decker in for Lions; Ezekiel Ansah out
- November 12, 2017

Stafford did start to play better over the last two games, with Brian Mihalik emerging as a competent left tackle. Tabor's deactivation makes sense: Detroit needs depth at linebacker more than depth at cornerback against Cleveland, whose backs and tight ends are far scarier than their wideouts. (more...)
Juventus tell Sami Khedira to 'charm' Emre Can on Germany duty? Juventus tell Sami Khedira to 'charm' Emre Can on Germany duty?
- November 12, 2017

Quite why Pep Guardiola would want Can is a question that would need to be considered as his midfield options are plentiful, however, getting a German worldwide on a free transfer could be good business for any club and there's never too much harm in having too many good players. (more...)
Fernando Torres to Newcastle? Fernando Torres to Newcastle?
- November 12, 2017

The striker has been very much a fringe player for Atletico Madrid this season, starting only one La Liga match and playing only 182 minutes of league football in total. This morning's report comes from The Mirror and they claim that as well as Newcastle/Rafa wanting Torres on loan in January, Southampton also are interested. (more...)
Murray scores career-high 32 as Nuggets beat Magic Murray scores career-high 32 as Nuggets beat Magic
- November 12, 2017

After a slow start to November, Simmons has gotten back on track, averaging 15.7 points in his last three games. "I was just playing basketball", Murray said. The players feel this is a different squad than the one that missed the postseason by a game past year. Orlando beat Phoenix 128-112 on Friday night and got into Denver late. (more...)
Man Utd boss Mourinho in Sweden to see Forsberg star against Italy Man Utd boss Mourinho in Sweden to see Forsberg star against Italy
- November 12, 2017

The Sweden global has always been linked with a move to the Premier League, where Arsenal and Liverpool have been mentioned as potential destinations. Fans thought we would win the World Cup or the Euros. " My impression is that that has changed now and that they will play without any pressure whatsoever and have nothing to lose ". (more...)
Watch Your Favourite Athletes in Glam Avatar — Indian Sports Honours Watch Your Favourite Athletes in Glam Avatar — Indian Sports Honours
- November 12, 2017

While Virat was wearing a navy blue suit, Anushka looked sultry in red pantsuit. The first edition of Indian Sports Honours was held Saturday evening at Grand Hyatt, in Mumbai and the grand event saw Bollywood stars Aamir Khan , Akshay Kumar, Anushka Sharma, Sidharth Malhotra, Malaika Arora, Riteish Deshmukh, among others, in attendance. (more...)
Lauri Markkanen injures his ankle, won't return for Bulls against Spurs Lauri Markkanen injures his ankle, won't return for Bulls against Spurs
- November 12, 2017

Green will miss the game with a hamstring injury, Popovich said. The Spurs' largest lead peaked at 41 points. Ginobili is out for rest purposes, which is no surprise considering Saturday's game is the second in a back to back and he played 25 minutes in the 94-87 loss to Milwaukee on Friday night. (more...)
Get over contentious penalty, Xhaka tells Northern Ireland Get over contentious penalty, Xhaka tells Northern Ireland
- November 12, 2017

The 27-year-old played a full part in his side's 1-0 defeat to Switzerland in the first leg of their qualifying playoff for a place in the quadrennial tournament. "I think we have to leave it". It is hard to play Northern Ireland - defensively they are very strong - but I thought we played a good match from the beginning in Belfast and created a couple of good chances. (more...)
Packers 'To Go After' Martellus Bennett's Signing Bonus from Contract Packers 'To Go After' Martellus Bennett's Signing Bonus from Contract
- November 12, 2017

In a series of Instagram posts, Bennett claimed that the Packers examined his shoulder on March 10 and medically cleared it. Bennett says his shoulder got worse during the season and that he asked to have it checked after the 35-31 win on October 8 against the Dallas Cowboys. (more...)
Seahawks will reportedly face penalty for Russell Wilson skirting concussion protocol Seahawks will reportedly face penalty for Russell Wilson skirting concussion protocol
- November 12, 2017

But Wilson got back up before medical officials had a chance to join him and then replaced Davis after one play. In the third quarter of Seattle's 22-16 victory, Wilson was hit on the chin by Cardinals linebacker Karlos Dansby . According to the policy jointed developed by the National Football League and NFLPA, if the Concussion Protocol is not properly followed the club is subject to discipline. (more...)
LiAngelo Ball, 2 UCLA teammates remain in China as team heads home LiAngelo Ball, 2 UCLA teammates remain in China as team heads home
- November 12, 2017

UCLA has not confirmed the reports and coach Steve Alford declined to talk about the issue after the team's season-opening 63-60 win over Georgia Tech in Shanghai. The players are suspected of stealing designer sunglasses, the Los Angeles Times reported . Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott also released a statement, saying UCLA was "cooperating fully with local authorities". (more...)
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud: If I play I'll score Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud: If I play I'll score
- November 12, 2017

Giroud, 31, was linked with a move away in the close-season but instead ended up staying at Arsenal . The French worldwide is yet to start a Premier League game this season, with Alexis Sanchez and Alexandre Lacazette both preferred up front. (more...)
David Moyes comments on West Ham United team selection David Moyes comments on West Ham United team selection
- November 12, 2017

Moyes was appointed as new Hammers boss on Tuesday after the club parted ways with Slaven Bilic as a result of their struggles this season. Bilic's tenure began with West Ham achieving their best top flight finish for 14 years when they finished seventh and qualified for the Europa League - a performance inspired by top scorer Dimitri Payet . (more...)
Blackhawks trail Hurricanes 2-0 after first period Blackhawks trail Hurricanes 2-0 after first period
- November 12, 2017

DeBrincat's first goal cut Carolina's lead to 2-1 in the second period and his second tally of the night made it dropped the deficit to 3-2 in the third frame. Brandon Saad would seal the deal for the Hawks in overtime just a few minutes in. DeBrincat's fourth of the season made it 2-1 at 7:34 of the second period. (more...)
Colorado Rockies players named defensive players of the year Colorado Rockies players named defensive players of the year
- November 12, 2017

Notes on each player below. Wilson also honors players at each position; Buxton, as the center fielder , was the only Twins honoree. He played 140 games in left field , one in right, and 15 in center field this season, seeing action in center for the first time in his Major League career. (more...)
Dwyane Wade has high praise for Dennis Smith Jr Dwyane Wade has high praise for Dennis Smith Jr
- November 12, 2017

James responded by saying that he lost all respect for Jackson. "Yeah, that's fine", James said, when reminded he was headed there next. Smith Jr. possesses the kind of speed and explosiveness reminiscent of the former Miami Heat superstar. (more...)
Four Vietnamese Hostages Rescued from Abu Sayyaf in Southern Philippines Four Vietnamese Hostages Rescued from Abu Sayyaf in Southern Philippines
- November 12, 2017

Troops also recovered the remains of Nguyin Huu Trong, who died in captivity. The rescue operation was carried out in the early evening of Friday, near the island of Kang Tipayan in the remote island province of Tawi-Tawi, in the country's far south, the military said. (more...)