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Bottom line for Team Parker Bottom line for Team Parker
- November 22, 2017

Higgins said they're not interested in opting for a fix fee fight as there are too many variables. "If you actually watched the press conference, what we said was correct, serious, and pure fact", Higgins told Sky Sports . Parker should be embarrassed by his team, they're a f****** joke". "Show Parker some respect and make the fight". To make matters worse, it took Team Parker several minutes to turn on the film, while signs and microphones both fell down during the press conference. (more...)
Josh Hazlewood is poor man's James Anderson: Robert Key Josh Hazlewood is poor man's James Anderson: Robert Key
- November 22, 2017

But Cook, now "back in the ranks" after standing down as captain, doesn't think memories from that series, or the fact England haven't won a test at the Gabba since 1986, will count for much after the first session of the series in Brisbane. (more...)
Liverpool legend Carragher advises Everton to appoint this manager Liverpool legend Carragher advises Everton to appoint this manager
- November 22, 2017

The Toffees have been without a manager since they parted ways with Ronald Koeman following their 5-2 defeat against Arsenal in the Premier League . Since making his managerial breakthrough in the early 90s, the Dutchman has won the Spanish, German and Dutch domestic titles, whilst also getting his hands on the Champions League trophy during his spell as Ajax boss and leading the Netherlands to a third-place finish at the 2010 World Cup. (more...)
Sevilla head coach Eduardo Berizzo diagnosed with prostate cancer, Spanish club confirm Sevilla head coach Eduardo Berizzo diagnosed with prostate cancer, Spanish club confirm
- November 22, 2017

While leaders Liverpool still hold the upper hand in the battle to top Group E, Sevilla will be certain of a place in the last 16 if they win away at bottom club Maribor in the final round of fixtures. " Sevilla FC wants to show their full support for the coach and wishes him a speedy recovery". Sevilla's players notably charged towards Berizzo after the goal, which leaves them in a good position to qualify for the next round. (more...)
F1: Williams picks Kubica, Sirotkin for Abu Dhabi test F1: Williams picks Kubica, Sirotkin for Abu Dhabi test
- November 22, 2017

Williams have denied reports that Robert Kubica is definitely returning to Formula 1 with the British team next year. Williams reserve driver Paul di Resta, Pascal Wehrlein and Daniil Kvyat are also thought to be in contention for the seat. (more...)
Colin Kaepernick sends message from Meek Mill while in prison Colin Kaepernick sends message from Meek Mill while in prison
- November 22, 2017

Kaepernick had previously voiced his support for Mill with a photo on Twitter with the message: "Sadly there are Black folks going through the same radicalized injustice (s) within the justice system that Meek Mill has experienced for over a decade EVERY SINGLE DAY". (more...)
Leipzig wins 4-1 as Monaco crashes out of Champions League Leipzig wins 4-1 as Monaco crashes out of Champions League
- November 22, 2017

Monaco was a mere shadow of the force that knocked out Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund on its surprise run to the final four last season. But Monaco's short-termism didn't completely excuse the players' gaffes and feeble effort against Leipzig. (more...)
Romelu Lukaku: Man Utd striker to pay United States police over noise complaints Romelu Lukaku: Man Utd striker to pay United States police over noise complaints
- November 22, 2017

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has avoided the prospect of a jail sentence in the U.S. by agreeing to pay compensation to police for their repeated callouts to the Belgian's rented property in LA over the summer. But it looks like the towering-forward will escape jail time, and instead pay compensation to the Beverly Hills Police Department for their response. (more...)
Besiktas advance to Champions League's Round of 16 Besiktas advance to Champions League's Round of 16
- November 22, 2017

But the hosts responded before the break, as Cenk Tosun did well to get free on the wing and crossed for Anderson Talisca to score. Besiktas now have 11 points from five games while FC Porto are on seven points in Group G. Contesting Porto for second place in the group, Monaco was hosting German debutant Leipzig later Tuesday. Besiktas won 3-1 in the reverse fixture in Portugal on September 13. (more...)
Chelsea boss Conte calls for Premier League fixtures rethink Chelsea boss Conte calls for Premier League fixtures rethink
- November 22, 2017

But Conte is insistent Chelsea will find it hard to chase down Premier League leaders Manchester City - nine points clear of the champions - due to their intensive schedule. The Blues expect to return to London at around 4am on Thursday. This season it is the second time we have had this situation, firstly against Manchester City and now Liverpool are playing tonight and we play tomorrow, a long trip and it will be very hard to recover and rest. (more...)
Why Bill Belichick is in no rush to return to Mexico City Why Bill Belichick is in no rush to return to Mexico City
- November 22, 2017

There's a lot in terms of all the logistics of it. Get the app and get the game. This week, we're exhausted. "We are exhausted from the trip". The NFL doesn't share Belichick's concerns and has said Mexico City will host a regular season game through until 2021. (more...)
Alabama basketball ranked No. 25 in latest AP Poll Alabama basketball ranked No. 25 in latest AP Poll
- November 22, 2017

After leading by as many as 12, the Mavericks had a shot at the buzzer to beat the newly-ranked Crimson Tide. No. 25 Alabama (4-0) beat Texas-Arlington (2-1) 77-76. "Whether they started or came off the bench, everyone came out with a spark". UT Arlington (2-1) swung first, jumping out to a commanding 17-7 lead over the first 4½ minutes of action thanks to three 3-pointers, including two quick treys from Hervey, who dropped 15 first-half points over the opening 12-plus minutes. (more...)
Texans reportedly claim ex-Cardinals RB Andre Ellington Texans reportedly claim ex-Cardinals RB Andre Ellington
- November 22, 2017

He was a healthy scratch from Sunday's game against the Houston Texans and hasn't seen much work since the Cardinals traded for New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson in October. A day after being let go by the Arizona Cardinals , Andre Ellington has a new home in the National Football League and a family member waiting there for him. (more...)
Truex Jr. wins final race and 2017 NASCAR title Truex Jr. wins final race and 2017 NASCAR title
- November 22, 2017

Truex, who grew up in the Mayetta section of Stafford, started racing go carts on dirt tracks in Ocean County when he was 11. They were the stars of the show virtually all season, winning eight races and often dominating in obnoxious fashion. (more...)
Joel Embiid might be getting under Donovan Mitchell's skin
- November 22, 2017

Late in the fourth quarter, a doomed drive resulted in an Embiid block and Mitchell's body sliding across the floor. In a hilarious sequence , Embiid went from ferociously blocking Donovan Mitchell , to taunting the Jazz rookie and then drawing a technical foul on Mitchell after flopping when then forward shoved him out of frustration. (more...)
Sounders beat Dynamo 2-0 to open Western finals Sounders beat Dynamo 2-0 to open Western finals
- November 22, 2017

Svensson, back from global duty where he helped Sweden beat Italy to clinch a berth in the 2018 World Cup finals, opened the scoring in the 11th minute when he eluded his marker, Eric Alexander , and scored on a header off Nicolas Lodeiro's corner kick. (more...)
Edmonton Oilers lose again, routed by St. Louis Blues Edmonton Oilers lose again, routed by St. Louis Blues
- November 22, 2017

The Oilers had won the previous four meetings with the Blues, according to the OddsShark NHL Database , and McDavid tallied one goal and two assists in the latest setback at Dallas. "It's exciting. I never imagined doing that as a young kid". Edmonton cut it to 4-1 when Milan Lucic scored at 6:09 of the third. Schenn continued his torrid stretch with two goals and an assist in St. (more...)
Toronto FC vs. Columbus Crew in MLS Cup Playoffs Toronto FC vs. Columbus Crew in MLS Cup Playoffs
- November 22, 2017

Giovinco is out because of an accumulation of yellow cards and Altidore received a red card for a skirmish with New York Red Bulls in the tunnel at BMO Field in Toronto during the second leg of the conference quarterfinal. Crew midfielder Artur had a 25-yard blast in the 73rd minute that just missed the right post before a sellout crowd of 21,289 at Mapfre Stadium. "Alex Bono has been great", Toronto FC coach Greg Vanney said. (more...)
Jose Mourinho Press Conference Previewing FC Basel Jose Mourinho Press Conference Previewing FC Basel
- November 22, 2017

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has this evening confirmed that defender Phil Jones will not be available for his side's matchup with Brighton & Hove Albion this weekend. "No questions about Martial, no questions about Chris Smalling, it's always about players in a certain moment, match, period who didn't play or was not my option". (more...)
Despite the loss, Bulls rookie Lauri Markkanen had a big time game Despite the loss, Bulls rookie Lauri Markkanen had a big time game
- November 22, 2017

The Bulls , who scored a season-high 40 points in the fourth quarter of a win over the Charlotte Hornets on Friday, picked right up offensively with 37 first-quarter points against the Suns. Despite the loss, Rookie Lauri Markkanen was the player of the game. Ball joined Magic Johnson as the only Lakers with multiple triple-doubles during their rookie season. (more...)
Bank of Montreal (BMO) Analysts See $2.02 EPS
- November 22, 2017

Among 6 analysts covering Bank Of Montreal ( TSE:BMO ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. raised its stake in Bank Of Montreal by 1.1% during the 2nd quarter. BidaskClub raised Bank Of Montreal from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Saturday, August 19th. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $95.40. (more...)
Equities Analysts Issue Forecasts for National Bank of Canada's FY2019 Earnings (NA) Equities Analysts Issue Forecasts for National Bank of Canada's FY2019 Earnings (NA)
- November 22, 2017

A number of other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the business. The stock of Finjan Holdings, Inc. Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd lifted its position in shares of Royal Bank Of Canada by 0.8% in the 3rd quarter. This represents a $2.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.67%. Barclays has upgraded National Bank of Canada (OTCMKTS: NTIOF ) from Equal Weight to Overweight in a statement released on 5/23/2017. (more...)
What's next after implosion of Georgia Dome? What's next after implosion of Georgia Dome?
- November 22, 2017

After streaming the Georgia Dome for almost an hour in anticipation of the venue's scheduled demolition, the big moment was spoiled by a perfectly imperfect photobombing MARTA bus. The Georgia Dome stood for 25 years in downtown Atlanta and hosted an array of sporting and entertainment events, from the Olympic games to the Super Bowl . (more...)
Atlanta Falcons waive cornerback Jalen Collins Atlanta Falcons waive cornerback Jalen Collins
- November 22, 2017

Collins would have had a hard time seeing the field with backup cornerback Brian Poole seeing more snaps. The Falcons took a chance on Collins, drafting him in the second round of 2015 even though he said he failed drug tests at LSU for marijuana. (more...)
LaVar Ball says Lakers don't know how to coach son Lonzo LaVar Ball says Lakers don't know how to coach son Lonzo
- November 22, 2017

However, that's far from the case. Now, he's taking aim at the Los Angeles Lakers . "They're soft. They don't know how to coach my son", Ball said, via Bleacher Report . "He's been away from me too long", Ball continued. He's got a point when he says that they do need to win, but there also should be a bit of reasonable accommodation to the fact that Lonzo hasn't really been that much of a consistent game-changer, let alone scorer. (more...)
College GameDay celebrity guest picker for Iron Bowl showdown announced College GameDay celebrity guest picker for Iron Bowl showdown announced
- November 22, 2017

The only change in the College Football Playoff rankings had no affect on Saturday's Iron Bowl. The victor of the game will be crowned SEC West champion and punches its ticket to Atlanta for the 2017 SEC Championship Game to face SEC East champion Georgia. (more...)
Texas A&M will fire Kevin Sumlin after LSU game, report says Texas A&M will fire Kevin Sumlin after LSU game, report says
- November 22, 2017

At the end of the day, though, as Sumlin knows, it's all about winning. The Aggies are a double-digit underdog to the Tigers, and an A&M victory wouldn't save his job at this point, the sources said. Sumlin believes he's running his program the right way. Sumlin has a 51-25 record as coach of the Aggies, but is 16-19 against the SEC West, angering the fan base after the school has spent millions in upgrades to the facilities. (more...)
Motta ruled out of Champions League clash with Celtic Motta ruled out of Champions League clash with Celtic
- November 22, 2017

Paris Saint-Germain will have a place in the Champions League record books in their sights when they play host to Celtic in Group B on Wednesday night. So that is something we hope we can achieve. "Our away performance in Anderlecht was very good". "Our last performance against Bayern Munich (lost 2-1) was excellent. (more...)
National Football League owners believe anthem policy will change if protests continue, report says National Football League owners believe anthem policy will change if protests continue, report says
- November 22, 2017

Trump might want to leave Marshawn Lynch alone from now on. He most recently tweeted that Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch should be suspended for the remainder of the season after he sat during the US national anthem but then stood for the Mexican anthem before a game in Mexico City. (more...)
Ray Lewis, Randy Moss among Pro Football HOF semifinalists Ray Lewis, Randy Moss among Pro Football HOF semifinalists
- November 22, 2017

The Hall of Fame semifinalists list will be reduced to 15 finalists in January. There are six first-year modern-era semifinalists: defensive back Ronde Barber , guard Steve Hutchinson , linebacker Ray Lewis , wide receiver Randy Moss , defensive lineman Richard Seymour , and linebacker Brian Urlacher. (more...)