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Bruins sign Pastrnak to 6-year contract worth $40M Bruins sign Pastrnak to 6-year contract worth $40M
- September 14, 2017

In fact, the 21-year-old Pastrnak will not even be stateside, as he now remains back home in the Czech Republic and will not report to Boston without a new deal, according to reports. He added 36 assists and had a plus-11 rating in 75 games. Draisaitl had 77 points (29 goals, 48 assists) last season, and has 137 points (50 goals, 87 assists) in 191 National Hockey League games. (more...)
Serena Williams shares first photos of daughter Alexis Olympia Serena Williams shares first photos of daughter Alexis Olympia
- September 14, 2017

Apart from that, Williams made a unique choice by naming her daughter after her father, which is said to be rare these days. Typically, the suffix is only used if the baby carries the exact same name as the Sr. "We had a lot of complications but look what we got, we got a baby girl". The former world No. 1 trained through her pregnancy and has her sights set on overtaking Margaret Court's all-time record of 24 slam singles titles. (more...)
Everton eyeing Jan move for Celtic youngster Anthony Ralston Everton eyeing Jan move for Celtic youngster Anthony Ralston
- September 14, 2017

Scouts were present to watch him for the Scotland U20s at the Toulon Tournament, and again for the U21s against Holland last week. Celtic defender Anthony Ralston had a tough time against Neymar in their 5-0 loss to Paris Saint-Germain in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday, which was followed by the ex-FC Barcelona man refusing to shake his hand. (more...)
Rugby Player Israel Folau's Anti-Gay Tweet Causes Internet Stir Rugby Player Israel Folau's Anti-Gay Tweet Causes Internet Stir
- September 14, 2017

The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) took a stance yesterday and joined the National Rugby League, Cricket Australia and the Football Federation of Australia... Thankfully, teammate David Peacock had a different view and shared the following with his fans, saying: "When my survey arrives I'll #VoteYes for justice and love". (more...)
PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK: Brady looking for the right attitude PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK: Brady looking for the right attitude
- September 14, 2017

The Patriots are the first National Football League organization to own its own aircraft. In Week 2, the Patriots will have a golden fantasy matchup against the New Orleans Saints . There is still a clear talent disparity between the Patriots and the Saints . Other NFL teams charter flights. Q: When you look at the joint practices you've had with the Saints over the years, does it make it easier to prepare for the various personnel groupings the Saints will use? Brees threw ... (more...)
Paks election commission issues warrant against Imran Khan Paks election commission issues warrant against Imran Khan
- September 14, 2017

Imran Khan had accused the ECP of being biased in the foreign funding case following which his counsel had tendered an apology with the commission. Last month, the ECP had issued a second show-cause notice to Khan after he failed to reply to the earlier notice regarding the contempt of court proceedings against him. (more...)
Amarnath attack mastermind Abu Ismail killed in Kashmir Amarnath attack mastermind Abu Ismail killed in Kashmir
- September 14, 2017

Eight Amarnath pilgrims, including seven women, were killed and 19 injured after terrorists targeted a bus in Anantnag district. The killing of Abu Ismail is seen as a major success by the security forces in their continuing anti-militancy operations. (more...)
Coutinho trains with Liverpool ahead of Champions League opener Coutinho trains with Liverpool ahead of Champions League opener
- September 14, 2017

Garcia said , " I think for Jurgen this has to be the season ". Liverpool have beaten Villarreal, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid in their last three games against La Liga opposition in Uefa competitions. Luis Muriel is Sevilla's most expensive signing of the summer. Salah and Firmino both scored in the home leg, while Mane was heavily involved in two of the goals. (more...)
We have been waiting - Fabregas revels in Chelsea´s winning Champions League return We have been waiting - Fabregas revels in Chelsea´s winning Champions League return
- September 14, 2017

Pedro and Davide Zappacosta got the Blues on their way in the first-half before goals from Cesar Azpilicueta, Tiemoue Bakayoko and a brace from Michy Batshuayi improved the scoreline. 'For sure he knew my style of football, that's why I started with him. "In this position as a central defender he is one of the best in the world". (more...)
Centene Stock Rises Sharply After $3.75B Acquisition of Fidelis Centene Stock Rises Sharply After $3.75B Acquisition of Fidelis
- September 14, 2017

State Street Corp raised its holdings in shares of Centene Corporation by 2.4% during the first quarter. Companies that make and sell household goods made larger gains than other industries. Cowen and Company reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and issued a $105.00 price target (up previously from $77.00) on shares of Centene Corporation in a report on Wednesday. (more...)
PSG star Neymar slammed on Twitter over refused handshake with Celtic player PSG star Neymar slammed on Twitter over refused handshake with Celtic player
- September 14, 2017

Neymar got the better of Ralston for the opening goal and the pair clashed physically and verbally throughout a torrid evening for the home side. "In the second, we came back a little bit more lively and created some half chances but the result was so disappointing". (more...)
Mane opens up on Ederson and controversial red card Mane opens up on Ederson and controversial red card
- September 14, 2017

The notion of challenging the red card was dismissed as a "waste of time" by Klopp at his post-match news conference but the Football Association confirmed they had rejected a Liverpool claim of "excessive punishment" on Tuesday. This will certainly be a big blow to the Reds considering that Mane is one of their most important squad members and was voted Premier League player of the month for August. (more...)
Liverpool legend Carragher: Pogba injury big Man Utd blow, but his hair...? Liverpool legend Carragher: Pogba injury big Man Utd blow, but his hair...?
- September 14, 2017

Manchester United coach José Mourinho has expressed to be annoyed by his team's display of fantasy football , and Sony's official PlayStation UK Twitter account chose to react to Mourinho's "annoyance". Speaking to Sky Sports after the game, Mourinho said: "Squads are for this, squads are for injuries, squads are for suspensions". " Big, small, I don't know, but a hamstring for sure ". (more...)
Eden Hazard hails quality summer signings Eden Hazard hails quality summer signings
- September 14, 2017

The Italian said he was unwilling to take any "stupid risks" with his star man and Nicholas believes Hazard will need time to find his feet again. "To be the best player in the Premier League last season was a great thing, and I think this season is confirming this". (more...)
Welbeck hits brace as Arsenal wallop Bournemouth 3-0
- September 14, 2017

Wenger says Sanchez is exhausted from worldwide duties and needed to rest from the start. Welbeck took full advantage of his chance and opened the scoring in the 7th minute on a header from a Sead Kolašinac cross. "I had a chat with him after the game, he didn't look unhappy". Maybe it's because he wanted to score. "The interpretation of the attitude is always very risky". (more...)
How Man Utd could look if they sign Mesut Ozil from Arsenal How Man Utd could look if they sign Mesut Ozil from Arsenal
- September 14, 2017

The German World Cup victor is out of contract at the end of the season, along with star man Alexis Sanchez. The Germany worldwide looks set to leave the Emirates Stadium when his contract expires next summer after negotiations over a new deal broke down back in February. (more...)
Michael Bennett Says He Was 'Terrified' During Police Encounter Michael Bennett Says He Was 'Terrified' During Police Encounter
- September 14, 2017

Burris has laid down the gauntlet with the LVMPD - saying, "Unless something changes drastically that we don't know of, we're gonna file a lawsuit". ABC News also interviewed Bennett , who said that he was absolutely terrified during the 10 minutes that he was in police custody. (more...)
Ederson: Manchester City goalkeeper returns to training Ederson: Manchester City goalkeeper returns to training
- September 14, 2017

Defender Stones opened the scoring after only two minutes with a header that slipped through Tonny Vilhena's legs and it was not long before Sergio Aguero extended City's lead. "The last 20 minutes was a bit less [good] and the pitch was getting bobbly with the conditions. I'm glad we are competing in the Champions League but you can see how big the difference is". (more...)
Shikhar Dhawan to miss first three ODIs Shikhar Dhawan to miss first three ODIs
- September 14, 2017

The BCCI statement read: "Team India opener Shikhar Dhawan has requested to be released from the team for the first three ODIs of the Paytm Australia tour of India , 2017 to attend to his wife, who is unwell". Prior to that, Dhawan showed terrific form, scoring three centuries across formats in Sri Lanka. Selectors have named squad for first three ODIs only. (more...)
Eli Manning is over the hill Eli Manning is over the hill
- September 14, 2017

As long as the Giants continue to struggle with their offensive line, Manning will consistently need the presence of a reliable check down target. For that to happen, the Giants need to get a much better showing from their beleaguered offensive line, which last week couldn't execute on a consistent basis. (more...)