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Nets, Rockets set National Basketball Association single-game record for three-point attempts Nets, Rockets set National Basketball Association single-game record for three-point attempts
- November 28, 2017

Nets: Forwards DeMarre Carroll (upper respiratory condition) and Allen Crabbe (lower back soreness) were both out. His 10-16 shooting from the field was improved, but the turnover problem remained the same. James Harden led everyone in the game with eight long-bombs on 10 attempts, while Ryan Anderson, Trevor Ariza , and PJ Tucker all had three apiece. (more...)
Lillard scores 32 as Blazers beat Knicks 103-91 in National Basketball Association Lillard scores 32 as Blazers beat Knicks 103-91 in National Basketball Association
- November 28, 2017

New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis is the closest thing humans have found walking around the earth to a unicorn. "Every play until there's no time on the clock, you've got to keep playing like it's the last play of the game". The Blazers used a 15-0 run to go ahead 47-33 late in the second quarter. "Tonight, from the start, we came out with the mentality that we needed to play the way we need to win in an environment like this", Lillard said. (more...)
UTEP's Tim Floyd announces retirement after loss to Lamar UTEP's Tim Floyd announces retirement after loss to Lamar
- November 28, 2017

UTEP is 1-5 this season, with its lone win coming against Division-III Louisiana College. In 2016, fans began to protest the University to fire Floyd, even bringing their own signs during games. Mayo was provided improper benefits. Page blocked! El Paso 411 is supported by advertisements which allow us to bring you these cool articles. Floyd was 138-98 overall with the program, led the team to two NIT appearances and no NCAA tournament bids during his time with the program (2010-2017). (more...)
Jose Aldo: 'It's time for McGregor to defend or vacate lightweight title' Jose Aldo: 'It's time for McGregor to defend or vacate lightweight title'
- November 28, 2017

The Notorious swapped the octagon for the boxing ring when he took on undefeated Floyd Mayweather in August and came unstuck on his pro debut in the sport. Aldo believes it's time for the UFC to make a decision about the future of the lightweight division. "The UFC needs to do what has to be done" Aldo continued. (more...)
Maryland Travels to Syracuse for Big Ten/ACC Challenge Maryland Travels to Syracuse for Big Ten/ACC Challenge
- November 28, 2017

He buried seven 3-pointers over SU's zone defense. Maryland (6-2) was in position to win largely because of the production of sophomore guard Kevin Huerter , a native of nearby Clifton Park, N.Y., who finished with 23 points. Syracuse grabbed 19 offensive rebounds and finished with 42 points in the paint compared to just 20 points in the paint for the Terps. Fernando has thrived as Maryland's rim protector on the defensive end, finishing with three blocks in four straight games. (more...)
Tyson Fury agrees Joshua has 'glass jaw' Tyson Fury agrees Joshua has 'glass jaw'
- November 28, 2017

We've seen Klitschko drag him off the canvas, wobble him, shake him, rock him, the young Daniel (Dubois) 20-year-old is supposed to have knocked him out in sparring. Joshua's chin is dodgy. Fury , 29, is now working his way back to fitness and plans to return to the ring as quickly as possible after a two-year absence. (more...)
Hazard takes a break in training after kicks during match Hazard takes a break in training after kicks during match
- November 28, 2017

Indeed, no other Premier League player has been fouled as much as the 26-year-old this season, and he has revealed the lengths he goes to to ensure the bruises or niggles don't multiply during training. Fowler believes that Coutinho must perform more consistently in big games if he is to be considered one of the best footballers on the planet. "At Liverpool , we changed the system, Danny Drinkwater was on the pitch and then we were a little bit more defensive". (more...)
Tony Archer weighs-in on Matt Cecchin's controversial call Tony Archer weighs-in on Matt Cecchin's controversial call
- November 28, 2017

The Cronulla prop played on - running through to force the ball - before pleading with referee Matt Cecchin to refer the incident to the video referee. England were in disarray and the crowd were absolutely roaring on Tonga. "There needs to be a deliberate intention to steal the ball, he's affecting the tackle as his arm slides down the attacker's arm". (more...)
Matt Campbell Signs on for Another Six Years at ISU Matt Campbell Signs on for Another Six Years at ISU
- November 28, 2017

This came after the team hired him away from Toledo, where he went 35-15, before exiting following back-to-back nine-win seasons. Campbell has put Iowa State back in the national spotlight after years of being the perennial Big 12 doormat alongside Kansas. (more...)
MMA luminaries talk about rising heavyweight star Francis Ngannou before UFC 218 MMA luminaries talk about rising heavyweight star Francis Ngannou before UFC 218
- November 28, 2017

Ahead of the fight, check out the UFC's episode of " Rising Stars " that focuses on Ngannou. And it's not just White that is excited by Ngannou either. Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Alistair Overeem (43-15 MMA) will return to the octagon in the co-main event of this weekend's UFC 218 pay-per-view fight card where he will square off with fellow knockout artist Francis Ngannou . (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo gets new bust Cristiano Ronaldo gets new bust
- November 28, 2017

Ronaldo did not attend the unveiling, but was represented by Madrid legend Emilio Butragueno. At long last, Cristiano Ronaldo has a statue that is worthy of his striking good looks. Speaking to El Mundo , he said: 'I used several photos of Cristiano to work from. "What I wanted to reflect was his interior strength, when he was preparing to take a free kick or a corner", the artist also said. (more...)
New Formula 1 logo revealed New Formula 1 logo revealed
- November 28, 2017

The F segment of this new logo appears to be stylized to symbolically represent a corner of a racing circuit. We need to understand what exactly went wrong. From there the race really went backwards due to additional pitstops and two more lock-ups whilst fighting for position. "I tried to keep the guys behind, but tried to be on the limits that you're allowed to use so it was a kind of boring race". (more...)
Lions' Playoff Pursuit Grows Tougher As Tavon Wilson Reportedly Done For Season Lions' Playoff Pursuit Grows Tougher As Tavon Wilson Reportedly Done For Season
- November 28, 2017

He originally injured it in Week 2 versus the Giants and missed the Lions' Week 3 game versus the Falcons. "He's done a great job for us, so we'll see what happens". "It's just like anything else, guys that, regardless of who it is, guys that you lose that you don't want to lose, but you're always going to have somebody be able to step up and step in and get it done", coach Jim Caldwell said, per the Detroit Free Press. (more...)
Greg Olsen (foot) day-to-day after tests come back negative Greg Olsen (foot) day-to-day after tests come back negative
- November 28, 2017

It was the veteran Pro Bowler's first game back after spending eight weeks on injured reserve while healing from a Jones fracture. Linebacker Thomas Davis also missed time during the win due to a leg injury and said after the game, via Joseph Person of the Charlotte Observer , that he thinks he'll be able to play next week. (more...)
Alaves sacks De Biasi after just two months Alaves sacks De Biasi after just two months
- November 28, 2017

Saturday's 2-1 home loss to Eibar, which left Alav├ęs bottom of the LaLiga table - six points from safety - proved the final straw for the board at Mendizorroza . 'The blue-and-whites have made a decision to terminate Gianni De Biasi's contract after the latest La Liga results, ' Alaves confirmed in a statement. (more...)
Rice fires Owls head coach David Bailiff after 11 seasons Rice fires Owls head coach David Bailiff after 11 seasons
- November 28, 2017

Bailiff coached the Owls for 11 seasons, matching Phil Arbuckle for the third longest tenure in school history. He's led our program with integrity. Since 2015, Rice has failed to reach a bowl game and is 9-27 overall. In many ways our program has been everything that we want it to be. Bailiff has been the head football coach at Rice since back in 2007. Rice went 10-4 and then proceeded to lose the Liberty Bowl to Mississippi State in 2013, but it followed that up with an eight-win ... (more...)
Messi denied goal by lack of technology in Spain Messi denied goal by lack of technology in Spain
- November 28, 2017

Its only win in its last 10 matches came at Deportivo La Coruna in the Copa del Rey last month. He is regarded by some as the greatest player of all time and the signing of his new deal means his Barca dynasty can continue apace. The Barcelona and Real Madrid stalwarts have shared a formidable rivalry throughout their La Liga careers and have collected myriad individual honours between them. (more...)
Girl, 3, shot and wounded in Kingsessing section of Philadelphia Girl, 3, shot and wounded in Kingsessing section of Philadelphia
- November 28, 2017

Two family members in Philadelphia are facing charges after a three-year-old girl shot herself in the leg with her father's loaded gun, authorities said. Doctors at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia performed surgery on the 3-year-old in hopes of saving her leg, police said. They remained on the scene as they worked to determine if the girl's wound was self-inflicted. (more...)
Dodgers are Giancarlo Stanton's first choice
- November 28, 2017

The reported desire to play in Los Angeles follows a report from Chad Jennings of the Boston Herald citing a source who said Stanton will not accept a trade to the St. There has been plenty of speculation surrounding what the Miami Marlins plan to do with slugger Giancarlo Stanton this winter, and there is now a specific date involved in the negotiations. (more...)
Jason Witten Denies Interest In Leaving Cowboys For Volunteers Jason Witten Denies Interest In Leaving Cowboys For Volunteers
- November 28, 2017

In a tweet Monday, Travis said Witten, a former Tennessee football star, told the Vols athletic director, John Currie, that he would leave the Cowboys to take over the Tennessee head coaching job. He was a third round draft pick of the Cowboys in the 2003 NFL Draft and accumulated 797 yards with 7 touchdowns on 68 catches while wearing the orange and white. (more...)
Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday
- November 28, 2017

Bahl & Gaynor Inc.'s holdings in Bank of Nova Scotia were worth $510,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. National Bank Financial lifted their price objective on shares of Bank of Nova Scotia from C$85.00 to C$86.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 30th. (more...)
Project CARS 2 is Getting a Filthy DLC 'Fun Pack' This Winter Project CARS 2 is Getting a Filthy DLC 'Fun Pack' This Winter
- November 28, 2017

You can check out the trailer featuring the demo below. Recently, an analysis of Project CARS 2 for Xbox One X uncovered that it ran at a slightly higher resolution on Xbox One X than PlayStation 4 Pro. Three Group B legends: The Ford RS200 Evolution, Renault R5 Maxi Turbo, and Audi Sport quattro S1. This marks the start of Season 4 for Project CARS eSports which will include new championships, and more eSports liveries coming to the game in future updates . (more...)
Rea waiting on BBC Sport nomination Rea waiting on BBC Sport nomination
- November 28, 2017

Chris Froome has been named as one of the 12 nominees for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award 2017, which were revealed during the One Show on Monday evening. The Paralympian Jonnie Peacock , Spurs striker Harry Kane , swimmer Adam Peaty and world superbike champion Jonathan Rea complete the shortlist. (more...)
Drew McIntyre comments on health status following NXT Takeover: WarGames Drew McIntyre comments on health status following NXT Takeover: WarGames
- November 28, 2017

Unfortunately due to extenuating circumstances, the MRI had to be delayed. Pro Wrestling Sheet stated today that McIntyre has a torn biceps muscle, which occurred towards the end of the match. I've dealt with setbacks before. According to Satin, McIntyre is aiming to come back around WrestleMania 34 on April 8. Almas defeated McIntyre in somewhat-shocking fashion, and while the match served its objective in crowning a new NXT Champion, the bigger story here was the biceps injury ... (more...)
Erik Spoelstra Says He Hates Seeing Dwyane Wade in Cavaliers Uniform Erik Spoelstra Says He Hates Seeing Dwyane Wade in Cavaliers Uniform
- November 28, 2017

The Cavaliers (12-7) play at Philadelphia the night before facing the Heat, and will enter that game having won seven in a row - the league's longest active winning streak. Come on, bring it'. They understand that and that's why they respect me. Wade averaged 18.7 points, 5.3 rebounds and 3.3 assists in three games against the Heat last season, two of which he started. (more...)
Girl who allegedly Girl who allegedly "wanted to kill people" drives truck into family's home
- November 28, 2017

There were five kids gathered in Pate's living room when the truck barreled in, WDRB reported. The driver - a 10-year-old girl who said she did it on goal. "How did this little girl even get access to the keys?" She is just glad her young twins weren't in the auto at the time, WDRB reports. Another woman told WDRB that she also encountered the little girl driving the truck on Friday afternoon. (more...)
Players and Teams Who Protested During National Anthem In Week 12 Players and Teams Who Protested During National Anthem In Week 12
- November 28, 2017

Most of the Indianapolis Colts locked arms on their sideline. The tweet was in response to a story of New York Giants defensive end Olivier Vernon kneeling during the national anthem before the Thanksgiving Day game against the Washington Redskins. (more...)
Shohei Ohtani's agent asks Major League Baseball teams how they plan to use player Shohei Ohtani's agent asks Major League Baseball teams how they plan to use player
- November 28, 2017

While all 30 teams are expected to have some level of interest in the two-way star, only a few have publicly hinted at their intention to use Ohtani as a hybrid pitcher/hitter. In the memo obtained by the AP, Ohtani's reps want a proposal from each team both in English and Japanese outlining what they want, starting with an evaluation on Ohtani as both a pitcher and a hitter. (more...)
Landeskog suspended four games for cross-check Landeskog suspended four games for cross-check
- November 28, 2017

The incident happened during the Flames' 3-2 victory over the Avalanche on Saturday night. Should all four games of Landeskog's suspension be upheld, he will miss the team's entire four-game homestand. It's also important to know: Landeskog has a rap sheet already with the NHL Department of Player Safety. The next eligible date he could return to the ice is for a December 7 showdown against the Tampa Bay Lightning . (more...)
Hero I-League: Shillong Lajong FC wins against Gokulam Kerala FC Hero I-League: Shillong Lajong FC wins against Gokulam Kerala FC
- November 28, 2017

Lajong played an offensive formation of 4-3-2-1, while Gokulam played rather defensive 4-3-3. The first half was very electrifying. Playing with four teenagers, including 19-year-old captain Samuel Lalmuanpuia and 16-year-old defender Kynsailang Khongsit, hosts Shillong Lajong showed spark early on, but it was Gokulam who had the first hit at the post through Chigozie's header off Alsaleh's corner kick. (more...)