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ESports Could Be Headed to the 2024 Olympics ESports Could Be Headed to the 2024 Olympics
- August 10, 2017

Check out our list of the best Dota heroes to get in the mood. Speaking during an interview this week, Tony Estanguet, a co-president of the Paris Olympic bid committee, revealed that the Paris 2024 Olympics could include eSports. (more...)
Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez ruled out of Leicester clash with abdominal strain Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez ruled out of Leicester clash with abdominal strain
- August 10, 2017

He will certainly miss Friday's opener at home to Leicester City while Wenger confirmed he is also likely to sit out the trip to Stoke City a week later. "He is today very conscious of his qualities as well, which he was not always, and I personally believe he will be a very great player". "I don't think I would have started him". (more...)
Greg Schiano Says Ohio State D-Line Most Talented He's Coached Greg Schiano Says Ohio State D-Line Most Talented He's Coached
- August 10, 2017

Now, most of you probably aren't incredibly familiar with the 2012 and 2013 Bucs. Schiano has plenty of good reasons to be optimistic about his defensive line in Columbus entering the 2017 season, but let's not go insane suggesting this line is better than a mediocre line on an National Football League roster. (more...)
Stoke City sign Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting
- August 10, 2017

The Hamburg-born Cameroon global was out of contract and has joined the Potters on a free transfer. His club career began professionally with Nuremburg between 2009 and 2010 before moving back home to join SV Hamburg . The 28-year-old Cameroon striker has been searching for a club all summer following his departure from Schalke at the end of his contract. His worldwide career began with his native Germany as Choupo-Moting appeared for their under-19 and under-21 teams. (more...)
Here's A Fun Tyrod Taylor Fact As Anquan Boldin Signs Bills Contract Here's A Fun Tyrod Taylor Fact As Anquan Boldin Signs Bills Contract
- August 09, 2017

Per Adam Schefter of ESPN, it's a one-year deal worth up to $4 million . The Bills needed somebody like that in the receiving corps, if for no other reason than to help coach up the young players on the roster. Boldin also has ties to Bills starting quarterback Tyrod Taylor . Boldin was the 2003 Offensive Rookie of the Year after being taken in the second round of the draft by the Arizona Cardinals . (more...)
Arsenal 'put Thomas Lemar pursuit on hold until squad is trimmed' Arsenal 'put Thomas Lemar pursuit on hold until squad is trimmed'
- August 10, 2017

Sky Sports News reporter Magee shed light on the north London side's chances of signing Lemar in the summer transfer window. There has even been talk that Monaco want to flip the script in a similar way to Paris Saint-Germain's move for Neymar after Barcelona enquired about Marco Verratti, by bidding for Alexis Sanchez . (more...)
Mexico soccer star Rafa Marquez sanctioned for ties to drug trafficking Mexico soccer star Rafa Marquez sanctioned for ties to drug trafficking
- August 10, 2017

The treasury added via a statement that a soccer team and a casino are among 43 other entities that will be sanctioned. The US Treasury Department said the designation was "the largest single Kingpin Act action against a Mexican drug cartel network that OFAC has designated", and comes as US President Donald Trump has promised to crush Mexico's cartels. (more...)
Dodgers' Ryu Hyun-jin collects 4th win of season vs. Mets Dodgers' Ryu Hyun-jin collects 4th win of season vs. Mets
- August 09, 2017

The Dodgers have now brought their 51-game streak to a remarkable 44-7 and they will now go home to face the Arizona Diamondbacks, who currently sit 16 games back. Over his past six starts, Ryu is resurfacing as someone who will at least be in the conversation when the Dodgers begin their playoff planning. Edwin Jackson (2-2) allowed four runs, five hits and struck out eight. (more...)
PGA Championship 2017: What is the prize money? PGA Championship 2017: What is the prize money?
- August 10, 2017

If it happens great. "I have enough on my plate this week with trying to get ready for this golf tournament and trying to win". Casey also finished 10th in last years PGA Championship and has four major top-10 finishes since 2015. "The changes they made suit me". "It would be nice to make that a hat trick I play well at Quail Hollow ". BROOKS KOEPKA: He's at home on big, muscular golf courses, and he loves playing major championships, as his record shows. (more...)
Sanchez to miss start of season for Arsenal Sanchez to miss start of season for Arsenal
- August 09, 2017

Both Sanchez and Neymar , as well as Monaco prodigy Kylian Mbappe were believed to be PSG's top transfer targets for this summer, but are very much glad to have landed their primary target in Neymar. "I don't know if it is two weeks or one more week, but he will not be available". The French manager confirmed that Sanchez will also miss Arsenal's next league fixture against Stoke. (more...)
Mets, Yankees unveil MLB 'Players Weekend' jerseys Mets, Yankees unveil MLB 'Players Weekend' jerseys
- August 09, 2017

The promotion will include new uniforms, with most players - including those on the Yankees - wearing nicknames instead of their last names. The designs are inspired by youth league uniforms. But Players Weekend appears to be the first time that nicknames will be used by a major sport on a league-wide basis. Just imagine if this happened years ago, with the sight of Bambino, Joltin' Joe and the Mick over their numbers. (more...)
Craig Shakespeare warns Chelsea off signing Danny Drinkwater Craig Shakespeare warns Chelsea off signing Danny Drinkwater
- August 09, 2017

However Chelsea need depth, especially in midfield where new signing Tiemoué Bakayoko is still recovering from an injury. Drinkwater shone alongside Kante in midfield that season and Conte now hopes to reunite them in west London. Danny Drinkwater is a very talented young man and has done incredibly well at Leicester. Drinkwater has been named as a surprise target for the defending champions over the past couple of days despite a hard 2016-17 campaign for Leicester and the England ... (more...)
Arsenal fans don't believe the latest news about Alexis Sanchez Arsenal fans don't believe the latest news about Alexis Sanchez
- August 10, 2017

Sanchez is entering the final year of his contract at the Emirates and has been repeatedly linked with a move away from the club as a result. Wenger said: "I think if you read the French papers they are on Mbappe's case to finish their transfer market". (more...)
Watford agree fee to sign Burnley's Andre Gray Watford agree fee to sign Burnley's Andre Gray
- August 09, 2017

And Gino Pozzo has come in for plenty of praise too, especially as Gray is the fourth Englishman through the door since the turn of the year, alongside Tom Cleverley, Nathaniel Chalobah and Will Hughes. However, the former England C global made it clear he would not be looking to renew a deal which had just 12 months still to run. " Burnley therefore took the decision to accept an offer from Watford and move forward with their own plans going into the new Premier League season". (more...)
Steelers to sit Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown for preseason opener Steelers to sit Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown for preseason opener
- August 09, 2017

In what can't be considered surprising news, the Pittsburgh Steelers have made a decision to sit Pro Bowlers Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown for their preseason opener against the New York Giants . He's the third WR2, behind Darrius Heyward-Bey and Justin Hunter , but I suspect Mike Tomlin wants to send a message that he won't hand out jobs simply because you're a high pick. (more...)
Jose Mourinho says Manchester United's pursuit of Gareth Bale is 'over' Jose Mourinho says Manchester United's pursuit of Gareth Bale is 'over'
- August 09, 2017

Real Madrid's Spanish defender Sergio Ramos (C) holds the trophy as he celebrates with teammates after winning the UEFA Super Cup final football match between Real Madrid and Manchester United on August 8, 2017, at the Philip II Arena in Skopje. (more...)
England could lose Ottis Gibson as South Africa target bowling coach England could lose Ottis Gibson as South Africa target bowling coach
- August 09, 2017

The ECB said they had not been approached by Cricket South Africa and would not consider the matter until the end of the Investec Series, which concludes early next week. Gibson helped to win the World Twenty20 with West Indies in 2012 and was also in charge for their semi-final defeat to Sri Lanka in defence of their title two years later. (more...)
Spike Lee Is Organizing A Rally For Colin Kaepernick At NFL Headquarters Spike Lee Is Organizing A Rally For Colin Kaepernick At NFL Headquarters
- August 09, 2017

So the timing makes sense. "I think he still has some good football left in him", Mara said . "Kaepernick supposedly wants too much money". "I don't think anyone else brought him in but we were doing our due diligence". Jones, his nose growing longer with each word, told reporters his team was "looking for more somebody that we can evaluate and train and possibly be a quarterback of the future". (more...)
Robert Kraft gives Super Bowl ring to Tom Brady's mother Robert Kraft gives Super Bowl ring to Tom Brady's mother
- August 09, 2017

I didn't even know my mom was here". Due to her bout with cancer, Galynn was unable to attend a single game last season - that is until Super Bowl LI. "Happy Birthday to the most SUPER MOM a son could ever ask for!" No, you aren't just going to be awarded five Super Bowls; but there are steps in there to raise your level of self-efficacy. (more...)
Coutinho? Dembele? Dybala? Watch how Barcelona should spend their €222m Coutinho? Dembele? Dybala? Watch how Barcelona should spend their €222m
- August 09, 2017

Addressing the persistent rumours at the weekend, Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke said that a rumoured transfer of around €100 million would not be enough for the France worldwide, who has four years left on his deal at the Westfalenstadion. (more...)