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Stephen Jackson dunks on Kevin Durant by calling him an 'egg avatar' Stephen Jackson dunks on Kevin Durant by calling him an 'egg avatar'
- September 22, 2017

I do regret using my former coach's name and the former organization I played for. Durant apologized for the tweets on Tuesday, calling them both "idiotic" and "childish", and admitted to being so embarrassed by his actions that he hadn't eaten or slept in two days. (more...)
Clemson kicker Greg Huegel suffers leg injury Clemson kicker Greg Huegel suffers leg injury
- September 22, 2017

Clemson's upcoming home game against Boston College might not come down to a field goal, but the lack of experience at kicker could become a problem as the competes for another national title this season. Clemson said Spence hit all four of his field goal attempts, including one from 51 yards, in the team's August 12 scrimmage at Memorial Stadium. Swinney also reported on Thursday that Cole Renfrow , a tight end and younger brother of Clemson starting receiver Hunter Renfrow , suffered ... (more...)
Packers bring back Ricky Jean-Francois Packers bring back Ricky Jean-Francois
- September 22, 2017

Instead, the Packers called on Wednesday and summoned him back to Green Bay to add much-needed depth along the defensive line. "It was good, but being in this position I'm in now, it's a blessing". He understands his second stay with the Packers might be a short one. Even though they made the NFC Championship game during the 2016 season, improvements were necessary throughout the roster. (more...)
MS Dhoni's 'breathtaking' accuracy in shooting leaves Kolkata police in awe MS Dhoni's 'breathtaking' accuracy in shooting leaves Kolkata police in awe
- September 22, 2017

Courtesy the persistent rainfall in Kolkata , the teams have been compelled to remain indoors and not train before locking horns at the Eden Gardens tomorrow and as a result, former Indian skipper MS Dhoni chose to visit the Kolkata Police Shooting Range to polish his shooting skills. (more...)
Ben McAdoo might give up Giants play-calling duties Ben McAdoo might give up Giants play-calling duties
- September 22, 2017

McAdoo on Tuesday hinted that it might be something "drastic". So we are going to look to make some changes this week, like we did last week. "If that means me giving up play calling duties, that's something that [the offensive staff will] look at, that we'll talk about". (more...)
Lonzo Ball Scraps His First Shoe, Introduces Redesigned Model Lonzo Ball Scraps His First Shoe, Introduces Redesigned Model
- September 22, 2017

Engel began the trademark copyright process in 2014 and eventually earning a full license in Canada earlier this year. Previously ordered pairs are still expected to ship by November 24, 2017, but new orders won't be fulfilled until January 30, 2018. (more...)
Force's place in Australian Super Rugby conference given to Japan's Sunwolves Force's place in Australian Super Rugby conference given to Japan's Sunwolves
- September 22, 2017

With three teams having left the 18-team four-conference competition is now a 15-team, three-conference format. The New Zealand conference will again feature the defending champion Crusaders, along with the Blues, Chiefs, Highlanders and Hurricanes. (more...)
Eli Manning says he deserves 'some criticism' after rough start to season Eli Manning says he deserves 'some criticism' after rough start to season
- September 22, 2017

Now, New York had many issues on Monday. Head coach Ben McAdoo and his team are well aware of the criticism they are receiving, with some even starting to write them off after a disappointing 0-2 start, but McAdoo sounds like he's embracing the challenge. (more...)
Only Messi's dad has signed the contract - Benedito disputes Bartomeu claim Only Messi's dad has signed the contract - Benedito disputes Bartomeu claim
- September 22, 2017

His current deal expires next summer but president Bartomeu has claimed the Argentina worldwide is already playing under the terms of an extension. A win in their game in hand over Barcelona will take Los Blancos to within four points of the Blaugrana. (more...)
Nebraska fires AD Shawn Eichorst as frustration swirls around football program Nebraska fires AD Shawn Eichorst as frustration swirls around football program
- September 22, 2017

Green began the press conference explaining the choice made just a few hours earlier. Eichorst then stayed silent for more than month before addressing Miles' job status in more detail with the local media. "At the end of the day, we can't make our decisions based on history", Green said. "It certainly was something we had been thinking about and concerned about when we were thinking about what the future looked like". (more...)
Tiki Barber: Giants going to land Eli Manning 'in a body bag' Tiki Barber: Giants going to land Eli Manning 'in a body bag'
- September 22, 2017

For his part, Manning didn't try to pass the buck, acknowledging that it was his job to get the play off. Last year, the Giants went public with their long-range plan for what happens at quarterback after Eli. Reese and company elected to not address the offensive line during the spring, and that decision now looms over a club that was supposed to compete for more than a playoff berth this season. (more...)
Sri Lanka qualify for 2019 cricket World Cup Sri Lanka qualify for 2019 cricket World Cup
- September 22, 2017

Sri Lanka will open their tour of UAE with a Test starting next Thursday. Sri Lanka Cricket's CEO Ashley de Silva stressed the importance of player security. Hopefully the global teams and players will come to play matches in different cities of the country such as Australia, England etc. He had suffered a torn hamstring during Sri Lanka's tour of South Africa in January, and did not play worldwide cricket again until June . (more...)
Arsenal forward Welbeck out for at least one month Arsenal forward Welbeck out for at least one month
- September 22, 2017

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has said that he is certain that the club can win round unhappy fans by putting in "focused" performances on the pitch. "Defender Calum Chambers will be included against Doncaster". We needed this, we were due one and we showed that we are able to come away from home and compete against the best teams in the league. (more...)
McEnroe wants new Laver Cup to spark Davis Cup reform McEnroe wants new Laver Cup to spark Davis Cup reform
- September 22, 2017

Team Europe , featuring the world's top two players, are overwhelming favorites to win the three-day tournament, which is named after Australian great Rod Laver, with a squad boasting a combined 36 grand slam titles against none for Team World. (more...)
Lukaku asks Man Utd fans to stop chant Lukaku asks Man Utd fans to stop chant
- September 22, 2017

Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku has weighed in on the controversy surrounding the racial chant the fans have used to support him, asking the supporters to "move on" and not use it anymore. United have a zero tolerance stance towards any forms of racism. Scott Patterson, a season-ticket holder who runs The Republik of Mancunia blog, called the chant "drivel that belongs in the 1980s". (more...)
NY radio host declares hatred for basic math, Giants offensive line NY radio host declares hatred for basic math, Giants offensive line
- September 22, 2017

Don La Greca, co-host of ESPN New York's The Michael Kay Show , doesn't need any fancy stats to know the Giants offensive line isn't performing well. The Giants went 11-5 with a plus-26 scoring margin previous year, which meant they overperformed their 8.8 expected wins (via Pro Football Reference ). (more...)
Prediction: West Ham vs Tottenham Hotspur Prediction: West Ham vs Tottenham Hotspur
- September 22, 2017

Thankfully the return to the London Stadium brought about a change in fortunes, and a 2-0 win over a previously unbeaten Huddersfield side provided West Ham with their first win and clean sheet of the season. Spurs won 1-0 at home to Barnsley in midweek and a number of key players were rested. Tottenham Hotspur vs. West Ham United Bristol City vs. He added: "We've been great against Spurs recently, especially at home, but also away - in the last one away we lost 3-2". (more...)
'Alexis not more important than other players' - Wenger denies punishing Sanchez 'Alexis not more important than other players' - Wenger denies punishing Sanchez
- September 22, 2017

Asked if Sanchez was firmly in his plans, Wenger replied: "All the players are, he's not more than another". But last night, you could see he's coming back sharp and I left him on for 90 minutes so he could have a real go. 'Look, there's no disguised attitude on my side. "He's disciplined, he works hard for the team". Monday's meeting with see Kieran Gibbs face his old club for the first time since his move to the Baggies last month, and Wenger expects the full-back to be fired up to ... (more...)
Dallas Cowboys: 3 Bold predictions vs Dallas Cowboys: 3 Bold predictions vs
- September 22, 2017

Without an elite pass rusher breathing down Prescott's neck he should have enough time to make the plays we are used to seeing him make. Zeke is one of the most natural competitors I've ever been around. were on hand filming scenes for the hit 1993 film. "It's definitely not me". Dallas has yet to show us it can put up points against good defenses. (more...)
La Liga 17/18 Week 6: Alaves vs Real Madrid Lineups, Preview & Prediction La Liga 17/18 Week 6: Alaves vs Real Madrid Lineups, Preview & Prediction
- September 22, 2017

Still, under pressure Betis scarcely deserved victory and their goalkeeper, Madrileno and former Madrid goalkeeper Antonio Adan, had the game of his life. Zidane said: " Today the ball did not want to go in ". Gareth Bale has been subjected to jeers from fans for some of his displays during Ronaldo's absence, but the Wales global scored a brilliant goal in Madrid's 3-1 win at Real Sociedad last weekend. (more...)