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Yankees, Brian Cashman finalizing five-year, $25 million extension Yankees, Brian Cashman finalizing five-year, $25 million extension
- December 08, 2017

And that bond grew even greater Friday, with word of Cashman's pending five-year, $25 million contract extension. Of the six candidates for the Yankees managerial job, Aaron Boone would have been my first choice. Boone, with little or no prior coaching experience, will replace Joe Girardi, who was sacked following the Bronx Bombers' ALCS loss after a great 10-year run. (more...)
Bears TE Zach Miller: 'I remember telling doc … Save my leg, please' Bears TE Zach Miller: 'I remember telling doc … Save my leg, please'
- December 08, 2017

Miller recalled that as he lay on the field in the right corner of the end zone in the Superdome, he told the team's head trainer, Nate Breske, "my knee's gone , bro", but said he was somehow calm. "If he can accept that, you can really get through everything". Miller has been overwhelmed by the support he's received. Fortunately, though Miller's National Football League career is still up in the air, he did not lose his leg. (more...)
Messi demands Higuain recalled by Argentina for World Cup Messi demands Higuain recalled by Argentina for World Cup
- December 08, 2017

Barca had somehow managed to get to a stage where the five time Ballon d'Or victor was not far removed from being able to negotiate a free transfer away from the Camp Nou in January. And he made no secret of his dislike at being amongst the subs. He explained: 'Bench role? "It looks easier from the outside". Having been drawn with Nigeria, Iceland and Croatia in Group D in next year's tournament, the five-time Ballon d'Or victor expressed worries about the threat posed by the Super Eagles ... (more...)
Muguruza, Chan and Hingis crowned ITF World Champions
- December 08, 2017

Nadal, who previously received the honour in 2008 and 2010, has been rewarded for winning two of the year's four grand slams - a tally matched by his great rival, Roger Federer. In 1998 Americans Pete Sampras and Lindsay Davenport were the last male and female from the same country to win the coveted men's singles and women's singles ITF world championships. (more...)
Nadal and Muguruza win ITF player of the year awards
- December 08, 2017

At 31, Rafa Nadal became the oldest player to finish the year at No 1 since the ATP rankings began in 1973. Muguruza said: "Becoming ITF World Champion in such a competitive year is incredible for me and is even more special because Rafa [Nadal] has also been awarded on the men's side". (more...)
Heynckes - Bayern among Champions League favourites Heynckes - Bayern among Champions League favourites
- December 08, 2017

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Florentino: Real Madrid interested in Neymar and Mbappé Florentino: Real Madrid interested in Neymar and Mbappé
- December 08, 2017

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Man Utd v Man City: Pep Guardiola not thinking about breaking record Man Utd v Man City: Pep Guardiola not thinking about breaking record
- December 08, 2017

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Injury rules Wales skipper Sam Warburton out of northern hemisphere season Injury rules Wales skipper Sam Warburton out of northern hemisphere season
- December 08, 2017

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EU says ISU imposes 'severe' restrictions on athletes EU says ISU imposes 'severe' restrictions on athletes
- December 08, 2017

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HWL 2017: Argentina beat India 1-0 to storm into Final HWL 2017: Argentina beat India 1-0 to storm into Final
- December 08, 2017

Though Akashdeep Singh got the best chance to score a goal in the 58th minute of the match, it was successfully denied by Argentina goalkeeper. The second quarter too was dominated by Argentina and team India struggled for ball possession. (more...)
Amari Cooper (ankle, concussion) working on the side on Wednesday for Raiders Amari Cooper (ankle, concussion) working on the side on Wednesday for Raiders
- December 08, 2017

Cooper cleared the concussion protocol earlier this week, but he has missed practice with the left ankle injury suffered on the same play against the Denver Broncos on November 26. Without Cooper and Michael Crabtree - who was ejected in week 12 and suspended for week 13 - the Raiders saw 10 different players catch passes over the last two weeks. (more...)
Panthers Turn To Reimer As Homestand Continues Against High-Flying Jets Panthers Turn To Reimer As Homestand Continues Against High-Flying Jets
- December 08, 2017

Faced with two separate 5-on-3 power plays, Reimer stood tall, stopping 13 of 14 shots. Yet, despite all that adversity, the Panthers - led by improbable hero Michael Haley - rallied to defeat the Jets 6-4 at the BB&T Center. Winnipeg tied the score when Brandon Tanev sent a ideal cross-ice pass to Lowry, who beat Reimer with a one-timer. Luongo played just 40 games last season - the second lowest total of his career as a starter, which began in 2000-2001. (more...)
Meghan McCain Tears Into Bannon for Knocking Romney Meghan McCain Tears Into Bannon for Knocking Romney
- December 08, 2017

Bannon , who pre- and post-service to Trump (and possibly, to a degree, during) runs the Breitbart website, which he proudly bragged is the platform for the "alt-right". "We have 7,000 dead and 52,000 casualties, and where were the Romneys during those wars?" he continued. Bannon said in a 30-minute speech at Oak Hollow Farm. (more...)
Cavaliers' Derrick Rose has bone spur in ankle, may need procedure Cavaliers' Derrick Rose has bone spur in ankle, may need procedure
- December 08, 2017

In Rose's absence, the Cavs have gone 13-1, and they are now in the midst of a 13-game winning streak. Upon his return, he apologized to his teammates and cited frustration about his ankle as the reason for his absence. The Cavs lost to Houston in their first game after he deserted the team but have won 13 straight since. With dynamic guard Isaiah Thomas expected to return from a hip injury this season, Rose may find playing time hard to come by when he returns since Thomas, Dwyane Wade, ... (more...)
Faculty soccer: Oregon's Willie Taggart goes to Florida State Faculty soccer: Oregon's Willie Taggart goes to Florida State
- December 08, 2017

Less than a week after Jimbo Fisher resigned to take the head coaching position at Texas A&M, the Seminoles will bring in former OR coach Willie Taggart as their new coach. According to left tackle Tyrell Crosby , over 70 players signed a petition for Cristobal to be the permanent coach. Taking over the Florida International post in 2007, he compiled a 27-47 record before he was relieved of his duties following the 2012 season. (more...)
Davidse overcomes serious bout with flu to lead Joburg Open Davidse overcomes serious bout with flu to lead Joburg Open
- December 08, 2017

At 13-under he is second and just one shot behind the leader, Finn Tapio Pulkkanen (64 at Firethorn), who won the Kazhakstan Open on European Challenge Tour this year. Ranked 197 in the world, Pulkkanen made a superb start over the tougher, par-72 Firethorn layout by claiming six consecutive birdies. Davidse's best finish on the European Tour was in this tournament 10 months ago when he finished seventh. (more...)
Mike Fiers Reaches $6M Deal With Tigers
- December 08, 2017

Fiers will join the back end of a rotation that includes Jordan Zimmermann , Michael Fulmer , Matt Boyd , and Daniel Norris . He became a free agent last week when the Astros declined to tender him a contract for the 2018 season. "He gave us some really important innings this summer when the rest of our guys weren't able to deliver as much as we'd hoped", Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said of the decision. (more...)
Ravindra Jadeja furious over fan who congratulated him as 'Ajay Jadeja' Ravindra Jadeja furious over fan who congratulated him as 'Ajay Jadeja'
- December 08, 2017

However, such has been Ravindra Jadeja's luck, that even after nine years in the global circuit, a fan had apparently walked up to him and congratulated him while referring to him as "Ajay". You bowled brilliantly in last match.' Played nine years of worldwide cricket for country and still people don't remember my name. It was Ravinder Jadeja who once again took the wicket, this time dismissing Angelo Mathews on just 1 run, thanks to an easy catch by Rahane in the slips. (more...)
'Big As My Head': Hawaii Woman Seeks Record For Huge Avocado 'Big As My Head': Hawaii Woman Seeks Record For Huge Avocado
- December 08, 2017

Ms Wang showed the huge fruit to her friends, who began making inquiries online and discovered it might be the largest on record. If Guinness' panel confirms that Wangs' avocado is legitimate, she could dethrone him. It does, however, have one for the heaviest. Pamela Wang was out for a walk when she spotted the large avo on the ground. The record for heaviest avocado now belongs to Gabriel Ramirez Nahim, who found an avocado weighing 4 pounds, 13.2 ounces in Venezuela in January 2009. (more...)
Wenger denies employing mind games with Lacazette Wenger denies employing mind games with Lacazette
- December 08, 2017

Mourinho aimed a dig at Wenger and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola ahead of this weekend's Manchester derby by repeatedly saying he was telling "the truth" about his team news with "no stories of Lacazette or [David] Silva". "I though he wouldn't play, yes, but in the end he could play". He said: 'I know what I'm capable of doing, I just want to stay fit and healthy and let my football take care of itself. (more...)
'Mom' Approves: Allison Janney 'Happy' for Anna Faris and Her New Boyfriend 'Mom' Approves: Allison Janney 'Happy' for Anna Faris and Her New Boyfriend
- December 08, 2017

And we love Chris too. Us Weekly reports that the two had courtside seats at the Staples Center, putting them right in the middle of the action as the LA Clippers faced off against the Minnesota Timberwolves. REUTERS/Jason RedmondAnna Faris goes house hunting in Venice with her new boyfriend after filing for divorce from Chris Pratt. The "Jurassic World" actor cited irreconcilable differences as the reason for the split. (more...)
Ranji Trophy: Karnataka run riot on Day 2 Ranji Trophy: Karnataka run riot on Day 2
- December 08, 2017

Kerala shot down Vidarbha for just 246. Bengal posted a competitive total of 354 thanks to the lower order contributions from Amit Boddupalli and Aamir Gani. Karnataka have a healthy lead of 221 runs going into Day 3. Kumar wreaked havoc on the Mumbai batting line-up as he removed young and in-form opener Prithvi Shaw (2), edging to first slip Karun Nair , with the last ball of his first over with the score on 6. (more...)
Lemming talks Chad Morris' possible path to making Hogs like Clemson Lemming talks Chad Morris' possible path to making Hogs like Clemson
- December 08, 2017

DeShaun Watson, the quarterback that Morris recruited, led Clemson to successive 14-1 seasons and a national runner-up and national championship for 2015 and 2016 and even with Watson in the NFL, the current Tigers rank No. We need you. I need you. This is your home. "We're here to win, we want to win, we want to win championships - and that's what we're going to do". We want you here, we need you here. (more...)
Russian Federation was suspended from participating in the Olympics in 2018 Russian Federation was suspended from participating in the Olympics in 2018
- December 08, 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier claimed the IOC decision to be politically motivated, but repelled the idea of boycotting the Olympic Games. The report says about the manipulation in the anti-doping laboratory during the winter games of 2014 in Sochi. (more...)
Canucks get Dowd from Kings for Subban Canucks get Dowd from Kings for Subban
- December 08, 2017

Dowd has been traded to the Vancouver Canucks for defenceman Jordan Subban . Late Thursday, Canucks GM Jim Benning announced the team has traded Subban - younger brother of Nashville Predators star P.K. 22-year-old Cabbin in the current season he played in the AHL for Utica. - the assets of a defender in 16 matches and 5 assists. Over his career, he has generated six goals and 17 assists over the course of 91 contests. (more...)
Pollard lands Renegades Big Bash deal Pollard lands Renegades Big Bash deal
- December 08, 2017

As a result, he became the second player from Afghanistan to debut in the Big Bash League after Adelaide Strikers had announced back in September that Rashid Khan would feature for them in the league. While Afghanistan is one of the newest countries to be welcomed by the ICC in the Test fold, Nabi has made rapid strides and is now ranked No 3 in the T20 format of the game. (more...)
David Luiz to miss West Ham clash David Luiz to miss West Ham clash
- December 08, 2017

Blues boss Antonio Conte has confirmed that Drinkwater will miss out this weekend and that David Luiz will again be absent. Conte added that he will assess the fitness of other players before deciding his line-up for the game at the London Stadium. (more...)
Real Madrid's Dani Carvajal banned for seeking deliberate yellow card
- December 08, 2017

In 2013, UEFA suspended Levante player Sergio Ballesteros for attempting the same thing in a Europa League match against Helsingborg. Being his third caution in the competition it triggered an automatic one-match ban and meant he missed Wednesday's final group-stage match with Borussia Dortmund, in effect a dead rubber. (more...)
WWE Reportedly Considering Global Warning PPV In Australia In 2018
- December 08, 2017

In case you didn't know. . According to a new report from James McKenna of Pro Wrestling Sheet , there have been internal discussions within WWE about running a massive global pay-per-view event in late 2018. While WWE may be setting its sights a bit high with a venue that big, their worldwide exposure is significantly larger than it was 15 years ago, when they drew 56,000 for a house show. (more...)

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