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Broncos Place Derek Wolfe On Injured Reserve Broncos Place Derek Wolfe On Injured Reserve
- December 06, 2017

It's a significant loss for the 3-9 Broncos as they prepare for the New York Jets in Week 14. Wolfe recorded 31 tackles (22 solo) with 2 sacks in 11 games this season. This season he had two sacks and 21 tackles. Of the team's Super Bowl defensive starters, Wolfe joins Chris Harris, Aqib Talib, Brandon Marshall, Darian Stewart and nickel back Bradley Roby as those under Broncos control through next season. (more...)
Tim Cahill Leaves Melbourne Tim Cahill Leaves Melbourne
- December 06, 2017

In a statement, the club said that they "had mutually agreed that Cahill will depart the club, effective immediately". Adelaide United will consider the possibility of luring Tim Cahill to the Reds, according to a breaking report from The Advertiser. (more...)
Australia beat England by 120 runs in second Ashes test Australia beat England by 120 runs in second Ashes test
- December 06, 2017

And so England's hope sprung for only 17 deliveries. Australia has completed a 120-run victory over England in the second Ashes Test in Adelaide on a day five that failed to live up to its monumental promise. Root, who swapped barbs with Nathan Lyon, Peter Handscomb and Tim Paine at various flashpoints of a tense Test, trudged off during Hazlewood's next over. (more...)
Westbrook gets triple-double against Jazz Westbrook gets triple-double against Jazz
- December 06, 2017

The Thunder is also ranked third in the league with a defensive rating of 100.3. Thunder: Westbrook and Anthony combined to make just 3 of 13 shots in the first half. It's a small, three-game night in the National Basketball Association on Tuesday, but plenty of top teams and players will be in action. The Oklahoma City Thunder held their annual "Holiday Assist" Christmas charity event on Monday night. (more...)
Beyonce Presents Colin Kaepernick with Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Beyonce Presents Colin Kaepernick with Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
- December 06, 2017

Kaepernick refused to stand during the "Star-Spangled Banner" as a way to protest the unequal treatment of black Americans and other people of color in the United States, especially in regards to police brutality. After taking a stance all last season and basically being shut out of the NFL as a result this season, there hasn't been too many soundbites of Colin Kaepernick and how he feels about the league that's basically blackballing him. (more...)
Devin Booker Carried off the Court with Adductor Injury vs. Raptors Devin Booker Carried off the Court with Adductor Injury vs. Raptors
- December 06, 2017

Groin and hamstring injuries can be a real bear to come back from, as we have already seen just this year with Davis. Booker went into Monday's game in Philly averaging 23.6 points per game to lead the Suns; DeRozan averages 23.4 to lead the Raptors. (more...)
Bridges, Booth Guide No. 4 Villanova Past No. 12 Gonzaga, 88-72 Bridges, Booth Guide No. 4 Villanova Past No. 12 Gonzaga, 88-72
- December 06, 2017

Jalen Brunson had 12 points and Omari Spellman recorded a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Wildcats (8-0). Johnathan Williams added 15 points to round out the scoring in double figures for the Zags in the win, while Josh Perkins added 5 points and a team-high 4 assists. (more...)
Hoosiers Top Hawkeyes 77-64 Hoosiers Top Hawkeyes 77-64
- December 06, 2017

ABOUT IOWA (4-4, 0-1 Big Ten): The Hawkeyes have dropped four of their last five games, allowing at least 77 points in all five of those contests. At one point IN forced six turnovers IN the span of 5.5 minutes and rattled off 14 straight points. (more...)
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: 'Cesc Fabregas changed my mind about him' Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: 'Cesc Fabregas changed my mind about him'
- December 06, 2017

Fabregas, 30, is contracted until mid-2019 at Chelsea , the club he joined from Barcelona in June 2014. The former Arsenal and Barcelona midfielder struggled for game time upon Conte's arrival at Stamford Bridge at the start of last season but slowly worked his way into favour and eventually helped the Blues to the Premier League title. (more...)
Jose Mourinho mocks Alexandre Lacazette recovery for Arsenal Jose Mourinho mocks Alexandre Lacazette recovery for Arsenal
- December 06, 2017

And Lingard would register his first-ever brace for the Red Devils after a counter-attack caught Arsenal cold. He provided the opening goal for skipper Antonio Valencia , before crossing for Jesse Lingard to tap home midway through the second half to seal the victory. (more...)
LiAngelo Ball leaves UCLA LiAngelo Ball leaves UCLA
- December 06, 2017

LiAngelo Ball , along with fellow freshmen Jalen Hill and Cody Riley , are now serving indefinite suspensions for their participation in a shoplifting incident during the Bruins' trip to China last month. LaVar Ball and Tina Ball, parents of Lonzo Ball #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers, attend a basketball game between Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center November 17, 2017, in Los Angeles , California. (more...)
Late wins show what we are, says Guardiola Late wins show what we are, says Guardiola
- December 06, 2017

Guardiola's side have rescued nine Premier League points with goals in the final seven minutes of matches already this season, with David Silva's 83rd-minute finish their third late victor in a week. It hasn't always been plain sailing for Pep Guardiola's side however, as on four occasions (Bournemouth, Huddersfield, Southampton, West Ham ) they've had to come back from a goal down, and on four occasions they've relied on late goals to secure all three points (Bournemouth, Huddersfield, ... (more...)
Chad Morris to be announced as the new Arkansas head coach Chad Morris to be announced as the new Arkansas head coach
- December 06, 2017

SMU paid Morris an estimated $2 millon this season. In 2017, the Mustangs have had an impressive season with a 7-5 record and will play in the upcoming Frisco Bowl against Louisiana Tech. The 49-year-old Morris is known for a high-scoring, spread offense and putting up points and yards in a hurry. Per Trey Biddy of HawgSports.com, Morris will be named the Razorbacks' head coach. (more...)
Court documents claim Kimrey sexually abused Mariah Woods Court documents claim Kimrey sexually abused Mariah Woods
- December 06, 2017

The teddy bears at the memorial will go to Mariah's two brothers while all toys that remain will be donated to children in the Department of Social Services and to first responders. "We work for the victim", he said. District Attorney Ernie Lee called the search an extremely challenging and emotional week. "This investigation continues", he said. (more...)
Rangers worth $1.5B, again NHL's most valuable team Rangers worth $1.5B, again NHL's most valuable team
- December 06, 2017

The Maple Leafs, Canadiens, and Blackhawks were the only other teams that checked in at over $1 billion. The $500 million fee paid by the Golden Knights to become the NHL's 31st team this season as a base line for the value of hockey teams illustrates the league's enormous financial success as it has grown from six to 31 franchises. (more...)
Giants Meet Face-To-Face With Shohei Ohtani Giants Meet Face-To-Face With Shohei Ohtani
- December 06, 2017

For example, the Cardinals, already deep with intriguing outfield options include Stephen Piscotty and Randal Grichuck, are among the teams said to be interested in several of the Rays pitchers - closer Alex Colome and starters Chris Archer and Jake Odorizzi. (more...)
Bears place Kyle Long on injured reserve Bears place Kyle Long on injured reserve
- December 06, 2017

He'd been battling other maladies for more than a calendar year. Long needed major surgery on his right ankle after hurting it against the Buccaneers past year. Jones was signed to the Bears practice squad October 6, played on special teams November 26 in a loss to the Eagles and was waived last Thursday before being re-signed to the practice squad Friday. (more...)
Man Arrested And Charged With Murder Of Lorenzen Wright Man Arrested And Charged With Murder Of Lorenzen Wright
- December 06, 2017

Police in Tennessee have arrested and charged a man with first-degree murder in the 2010 killing of former National Basketball Association player Lorenzen Wright. He averaged 8 points per game and more than 6 rebounds per game during his career. He called 911 from a field late that night and his decomposed body was later found nearby by search dogs. (more...)
Eagles Have 96-Percent Chance At Bye With Win Over Rams Eagles Have 96-Percent Chance At Bye With Win Over Rams
- December 06, 2017

The Eagles have to beat the Rams in order to keep pace with Minnesota (10-2) in the race for home-field advantage for the playoffs. Their team is still in great shape. There's no shame in any of that. Sometimes, you learn more in a loss than you learn in a win anyway. With back-to-back games on the West Coast, the Eagles are staying in Southern California this week before Sunday's game against the Rams. (more...)
Kentucky LB Courtney Love wins 2017 Wuerffel Trophy Kentucky LB Courtney Love wins 2017 Wuerffel Trophy
- December 06, 2017

The award is named after 1996 Heisman Trophy victor Danny Wuerrfel. The Youngstown, Ohio, native leads his Kentucky team in community service hours and has helped mentored children whose parents have been incarcerated. He added 3.5 sacks, a TFL, and two fumble recoveries for the Wildcats. As the victor of the award, Love will participate in some ceremonies in the future, including being interviewed at "The Home Depot College Football Awards Red Carpet Show" on December 7. (more...)
Rye fire in Santa Clarita burns 1000 acres, evacuations ordered Rye fire in Santa Clarita burns 1000 acres, evacuations ordered
- December 06, 2017

Santa Clarita, CA (Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 at 10:45 a.m.)-Mountain resident Al Fleming was unable to get through Santa Clarita Valley 20 minutes ago as a large brush fire burning along Interstate 5 forced him off the northbound freeway at Newhall Ranch Road. (more...)
West Indies captain banned for second Test West Indies captain banned for second Test
- December 06, 2017

While the players were fined 30 per cent of their match fee, Holder, as captain, was hit with a 60 per cent fine. Chris Broad of the Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees imposed the suspension on Holder after the Windies were ruled to be three overs short of their target, even after time allowances were taken into consideration. (more...)
Alexis and Ozil playing for Arsenal exits? Petit questions upturn in form Alexis and Ozil playing for Arsenal exits? Petit questions upturn in form
- December 06, 2017

However, Petit has suggested that Ozil and Sanchez have improved their form in order to engineer a January move. Arsenal winger Alex Iwobi reveals that he is "frustrated" with the 3-1 loss to 10-man Manchester United in the Premier League on Saturday and believes that the form of David De Gea was one of the reasons for the loss, according to a report on Goal . (more...)
Mike Norvell out of running at Arkansas, signs extension with Memphis Mike Norvell out of running at Arkansas, signs extension with Memphis
- December 06, 2017

The Memphis Tigers football program ensured that no "Power Five" team could swoop in and land Mike Norvell . Norvell led Memphis to a 10-2 record in 2017. Norvell, 36, was Todd Graham's offensive coordinator at Tulsa, Pittsburgh and Arizona State before replacing Justin Fuente at Memphis after Fuente took the Virginia Tech job. (more...)
Steelers WR Smith-Schuster, Bengals S Iloka suspended Steelers WR Smith-Schuster, Bengals S Iloka suspended
- December 06, 2017

Mitchell also spoke on that and praised Iloka, while informing Steelers fans not to attack him. Burfict, who later went so far as to say that Brown faked the injury, was suspended for the first three games of the 2016 season for the hit. There's a thin line between a legal and illegal hit, but Smith-Schuster straddled it just enough to be get a suspension. Smith-Schuster can expect a fine for the hit, with many calling for a suspension. (more...)
Angels win big by signing star prospect set free in Braves punishment Angels win big by signing star prospect set free in Braves punishment
- December 06, 2017

Money does not seem to be a factor for Ohtani. Still, in the Angels system, he likely rates in the top three or four. Still, it's been a while since the Angels had a big-name prospect among their ranks. He is now listed as the 38th best prospect in baseball by MLB.com and 71st by Baseball America, although both those rankings came out in July. It's unknown what position Maitan will settle down at once he hits Major League Baseball . (more...)
Mark Hunt medically cleared to make UFC return - manager Zen Ginnen Mark Hunt medically cleared to make UFC return - manager Zen Ginnen
- December 06, 2017

White countered by pointing out that Hunt had fought several times in the UFC since he filed the lawsuit while being paid more than $1 million during that time but the real concern was for his health and safety. "Dr. Charles Bernick from the Cleveland Clinic gave us a call today about the results from his test in Vegas and pleased to say Mark passed well above average and [Bernick] is comfortable of him moving forward with competition". (more...)
India, China to strengthen trade, investment ties India, China to strengthen trade, investment ties
- December 06, 2017

Li, who was speaking at the third round of dialogue between the DRC and India's NITI (National Institution for Transforming India) Aayog, referred to India's demographic advantage, its efficiency in the software industry and low labour costs as being complementary to China's experience in developing infrastructure and lifting hundreds of millions of people out of poverty. (more...)
5 things you need to know about the Disaster Artist 5 things you need to know about the Disaster Artist
- December 05, 2017

Tommy Wiseau (as Johnny): "Are you OK?" Carolyn Minnott (as Claudette): "What's OK?" Philip Haldiman (as Johnny): "I'm OK". Yeah, bad acting, storylines that make no sense and a laughable script. Tommy Wiseau is now in on the joke. That's not to say it isn't amusing - plenty of The Disaster Artist will have you keeling over in laughter. (more...)
Harden Named NBA Western Conference Player of the Week Harden Named NBA Western Conference Player of the Week
- December 05, 2017

The Rockets outscored opponents by an average of 19.3 points for the week and extended their winning streak to a season-best seven games. The two guards don't necessarily mesh seamlessly with their style, and while they can coexist just fine on the same hardwood, they can best exploit their talents when they are the key presence on the court than when they're sharing the spotlight. (more...)