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Coach Zidane confirms contract extension with Real Madrid Coach Zidane confirms contract extension with Real Madrid
- September 22, 2017

Speaking at a recent press conference, the Frenchman was effusive about the Welshman, who was booed in last week's Champios League fixture with APOEL Nicosia. "Cristiano is happy because what he likes is to play and be with his teammates". The former France worldwide is a valued figure in the Spanish capital, perhaps more so as a manager than he even was during his time as a Galactico between 2001 and 2006, when he won a La Liga crown, one UEFA Champions League title and two Spanish Super ... (more...)
Aaron Hernandez's Family Sues NFL, Patriots Over 'Severe Case' Of CTE Aaron Hernandez's Family Sues NFL, Patriots Over 'Severe Case' Of CTE
- September 22, 2017

Hernandez had early brain atrophy and large perforations in the septum pellucidum, a central membrane". The 27-year-old CT native died at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in MA while serving a life sentence for the murder of Odin Lloyd . (more...)
Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins, other players ask NFL to support racial equality effort Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins, other players ask NFL to support racial equality effort
- September 22, 2017

Fellow anthem-protester and Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins . "To be clear, we are asking for your support", the four wrote. According to Yahoo!, "A league spokesperson declined to comment on the memo or Goodell's communication with specific NFL players". (more...)
7.1 magnitude quake jolts Mexico: Here's what to do when disaster strikes 7.1 magnitude quake jolts Mexico: Here's what to do when disaster strikes
- September 21, 2017

In 2014, Los Angeles City Council instructed building officials to find apartment buildings vulnerable to collapse in an quake, focusing on the thousands of wood-frame buildings that exist in the city. For reference, each order of magnitude measurement is 10 times bigger than the previous. Ekbal claims that, 40 or 50 years ago, an quake in New Zealand would not have bothered people in the UK. (more...)
Fellaini yet to pen new Manchester United deal Fellaini yet to pen new Manchester United deal
- September 21, 2017

Seeing as his contract runs out at the end of this season, Manchester United fans were quite anxious that one of their favourites would up and move to Catalunya. Given how Mourinho seems to be getting it all right this season from his squad selections to results, the decision to offer Fellaini a new deal will surely be welcomed by the Manchester United fan base. (more...)
Eli Manning OK with being criticized by Ben McAdoo Eli Manning OK with being criticized by Ben McAdoo
- September 21, 2017

ESPN's 538 site takes it further, saying that Manning has been mediocre. "I know it's tough to play down there", Giants safety Landon Collins said . One of them sat in the Giants locker room, trying to solve what has gone horribly wrong for the current edition of the Giants. Eli's pocket passing and pocket-passing-only style is not designed for an offensive line that needs nearly a complete redesign. (more...)
Abraham switches allegiance, agrees to play for Nigeria Abraham switches allegiance, agrees to play for Nigeria
- September 21, 2017

Abraham represented England at under 21 level this summer at the European Championships, where they reached the semi finals before losing to Germany in a penalty shootout in which Abraham himself missed from the spot. "It's been a long process but I can tell you authoritatively that he has agreed to play for Nigeria and not England ". He and his parents have started the necessary documents to effect the switch. (more...)
Arsene Wenger tried to sign West Brom record-breaker Gareth Barry Arsene Wenger tried to sign West Brom record-breaker Gareth Barry
- September 22, 2017

Barry was one of the game's hottest properties at the time, with the midfielder coming close to joining Liverpool as a potential replacement for Xabi Alonso. Arsenal must take heed of this and be ready for a tough test at the Emirates on Monday night or we could be right back in the middle of a crisis. "West Brom have the culture of the Premier League, a manager who knows how the league works", said the Arsenal boss. (more...)
West Indies bowl first, Gayle out injured West Indies bowl first, Gayle out injured
- September 21, 2017

With the performance he became the ninth West Indies bowler to make the honors board at the home of cricket (Lord's), joining the likes of legends Courtney Walsh, Malcolm Marshall and Andy Roberts. England lead the series 1-0 after a seven-wicket victory at Old Trafford on Tuesday. "He said he felt something the other night", explained Law. (more...)
Light heavyweight champ Ward announces retirement Light heavyweight champ Ward announces retirement
- September 21, 2017

In a statement released on his website and titled " Mission Accomplished ", Ward was candid about the reason for his decision to retire. " Andre Ward ends his boxing career as he only knew how to live it - as a champion at the top", said Peter Nelson, executive vice president of HBO Sports. (more...)
Man Utd boss Mourinho: Premier League never been more hard to win Man Utd boss Mourinho: Premier League never been more hard to win
- September 21, 2017

The Citizens sit top of the table only on alphabetical order as both sides shares identical records: four wins, sixteen goals scored and conceding just two. Speaking as co-host on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast , he said: "City look phenomenal". So far City have picked up 9 Yellow Cards and 2 Red Cards, whilst United have just 5 Yellows and 0 Reds. (more...)
Sports Minister demands answers from English FA after Sampson sacking Sports Minister demands answers from English FA after Sampson sacking
- September 21, 2017

The probe, sparked by allegations made by more than one of his Bristol players, took almost a year to complete, and while Sampson was found fit to remain England's coach, he was ordered to undergo training on "professional boundaries appropriate to a coaching role". (more...)
Karim Benzema signs new Real Madrid contract Karim Benzema signs new Real Madrid contract
- September 21, 2017

Spanish outlet Don Balon , as quoted by the Daily Star , is reporting that Real Madrid are considering selling the France worldwide to the north London club next summer. Benzema has won 14 trophies while with Real Madrid . Benzema registered 11 goals in 29 La Liga matches last season while missing time with a hamstring injury, but he was instrumental in helping the club to an unprecedented repeat performance in the UEFA Champions League by scoring seven goals in 16 matches. (more...)
Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ:ARRY) Receives "Buy" Rating from Jefferies Group LLC
- September 21, 2017

Cantor Fitzgerald increased their price objective on Array BioPharma from $13.00 to $15.00 and gave the stock an overweight rating in a research report on Monday, September 11th. On average, equities research analysts expect that Array Biopharma will post ($0.71) earnings per share for the current year. First Trust Advisors LP purchased a new stake in Array BioPharma Inc . (more...)
Altherr alters outcome in Phillies' 7-5 win over Dodgers Altherr alters outcome in Phillies' 7-5 win over Dodgers
- September 21, 2017

Chris Taylor cut it to 2-1 when he hit his 21st homer the opposite way to right in the third. The game remained tight until the top of the seventh when the Dodgers rallied to take the lead. Dodgers starter Alex Wood allowed a pair of runs on three hits over six frames before Ross Stripling and Luis Avilan gave up a combined five runs. "That's a part of the order that he matches up well with, but to walk the leadoff guy to start, and then field it and make a bad throw to the shortstop, ... (more...)
Charges are in for Chicago-area college football players in hazing case Charges are in for Chicago-area college football players in hazing case
- September 21, 2017

Kregel and Spielman turned themselves in to the Wheaton Police Department on September 19, Wheaton Deputy Police Chief Bill Murphy said in an email. Surgeries were required to fix labral tears in both of his shoulders. So far, two of the five football players have turned themselves in to police. "This has had a devastating effect on my life", the unnamed victim said in a statement to the Chicago Tribune . (more...)
Tributes Flood In For Jake LaMotta From The World Of Boxing Tributes Flood In For Jake LaMotta From The World Of Boxing
- September 21, 2017

LaMotta's niece, Diane Ramaglia Bonita, also paid tribute to the boxing great, along with posting a picture of her own son and highlighting the remarkable resemblance between the two.A member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame, LaMotta fought professionally from 1941-54 and had a record of 83 wins, 19 losses and 4 draws, with 30 knockouts. (more...)
Jack Wilshere wants West Ham move in January to end Emirates nightmare Jack Wilshere wants West Ham move in January to end Emirates nightmare
- September 21, 2017

Wilshere was sent out on a season-long loan to Bournemouth last term after Wenger declined to offer him the regular football he craved with the FA Cup holders but, after a good start to life on the south coast, he soon found himself marginalised at the Vitality stadium too. (more...)
Mississippi State at Georgia: 5 things you should know Mississippi State at Georgia: 5 things you should know
- September 21, 2017

Hoyett finished with two tackles, one for loss and a quarterback hurry. Fromm threw three touchdowns in a blowout win over Samford. Projected starter Jacob Eason returned to practice this week after essentially missing the Bulldogs' first three games with a sprained knee ligament. (more...)
Man U join City at top of the EPL Man U join City at top of the EPL
- September 21, 2017

Having said that, there's no doubt that Mourinho has created a team that is pragmatic, functional and fully equipped to win the Premier League . "There are still big questions about both United and City". The Red Devils remain unbeaten alongside Manchester City so far this season and whoever wants to win the league this season must grind out wins consistently. (more...)