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Dwyane Wade nearing commitment to sign with Cavaliers Dwyane Wade nearing commitment to sign with Cavaliers
- September 27, 2017

In joining James, Kevin Love and eventually Isaiah Thomas , Wade could see his points per game take a dip, but will likely make up for it with increased efficiency. "But it's still going to be like another, I think, two months to get back in shape and getting my leg stronger". LeBron James played 3 NBA Finals without Dwyane Wade , he lost twice to the Warriors and he won 2016. (more...)
Chelsea 'in good shape' for Atletico clash, says Conte Chelsea 'in good shape' for Atletico clash, says Conte
- September 27, 2017

The Goal Pressure Index is presented by Sure, Official Partner of Chelsea FC , Everton FC and Southampton FC. Conte pointed out that the former Juventus man has a new situation to adjust to this season given, for all his obvious prowess, he has never been an undisputedly first-choice striker at club level before now. (more...)
Costa without attitude - Morata era dawns at Chelsea Costa without attitude - Morata era dawns at Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

Elsewhere, Manchester City made it 16 goals scored in their last three games with a 5-0 demolition of Crystal Palace, whilst rivals Manchester United had to settle for a hard-fought 1-0 win away at Southampton. Kurt Zouma can't play against his parent club because of the Premier League loan rules, Ryan Shawcross and Geoff Cameron are injured while Kevin Wimmer struggles with a hamstring injury. (more...)
National Basketball Association star LeBron James says Trump trying to 'divide us' National Basketball Association star LeBron James says Trump trying to 'divide us'
- September 27, 2017

Not one individual, even if it's the president of the United States or someone in your household, stop you from dreams becoming reality. "I don't even like saying his name". He doesn't understand how many kids, no matter the race, look up t the president for the United States for guidance, leadership, for words of encouragement. (more...)
DirecTV Allows Some NFL Refunds After Anthem Controversy DirecTV Allows Some NFL Refunds After Anthem Controversy
- September 27, 2017

Sunday Ticket, which costs around $280 per season per customer, brings in $1.5 billion a year in licensing revenue for DirecTV, the Journal noted. "I knew their guidelines, I just wanted to make a point". Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick began kneeling previous year during the national anthem to protest the systemic oppression of black people in America. (more...)
Manchester City 'worry Benjamin Mendy injury could be worse than first feared' Manchester City 'worry Benjamin Mendy injury could be worse than first feared'
- September 27, 2017

After the match, manager Pep Guardiola said Mendy would have a scan to determine the severity of the injury, and he hoped it wasn't a serious ligament injury, per Robson . England midfielder Fabian Delph will start on the left-hand side of the City defence in Mendy's absence against the Ukrainian champions, with Guardiola lacking senior cover at left-back after a significant squad overhaul during pre-season. (more...)
Researchers may have found way to diagnose CTE in living patients Researchers may have found way to diagnose CTE in living patients
- September 27, 2017

The report follows last week's news that Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots tight end who committed suicide in April while serving time in prison on a murder conviction, had a severe case of CTE. Furthermore, they found that the more years someone played football, the higher amount of the protein. It is important to note that research is still in the very early stages and this is just one step in the process. (more...)
Diego Costa: One single person is not going to sully my image Diego Costa: One single person is not going to sully my image
- September 27, 2017

Costa won two Premier League titles in his three seasons at Stamford Bridge, but his stay ended in acrimony as he refused to return to the club after being informed by text message that he was not in Antonio Conte's plans. "I am happy that until the New Year we don't have to face him and I hope we continue in the Champions League", the Belgian, 25, added. "I am not in as bad shape as some people said", he said. (more...)
Chelsea Accepts £57million Offer For Diego Costa From Atletico Madrid Chelsea Accepts £57million Offer For Diego Costa From Atletico Madrid
- September 27, 2017

Atletico Madrid have agreed a deal with Chelsea to bring the striker, 28, back to the Spanish club. Chelsea remain three points behind leaders Manchester City , who they play at Stamford Bridge in what could be one of the season's formative games next Saturday. (more...)
Stoke City 0 Chelsea 4: Magic Morata hits hat-trick Stoke City 0 Chelsea 4: Magic Morata hits hat-trick
- September 27, 2017

However, a better team than Stoke can make him pay for that, and he will not want to join Gary Cahill in the fans' doghouse for being caught out of position. Like Chelsea , Mark Hughes's men play with three at the back however they go into this game with just one recognised centre back available. In addition, Morata's compatriot Marcos Alonso has scored two while Cesc Fabregas and Pedro have scored one apiece so far. (more...)
Atletico says Diego Costa will go back to Spain from Chelsea Atletico says Diego Costa will go back to Spain from Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

The 28-year-old refused to make a return to Premier League champions Chelsea this season claiming that Antonio Conte did not want him in his squad. "The transfer will be subject to the agreement of personal terms and a medical". Good luck in the future, Diego, you will be missed. Diego Costa regrets the manner of his Chelsea exit and admits to having "special affection" for people at the club. (more...)
Mookie Betts awaits word on ailing wrist after leaving Red Sox loss Mookie Betts awaits word on ailing wrist after leaving Red Sox loss
- September 27, 2017

It sounds like he'll be OK, but he's not expected to play for the rest of the Blue Jays series. "We love the fact that we are back home". Pomeranz began the night looking for his 17th win while just five innings short of matching his career high. (more...)
LeBron James to Make 'Business' Decision in Free Agency LeBron James to Make 'Business' Decision in Free Agency
- September 27, 2017

However, the three-time champion said he won't make a decision on his future until after the upcoming season. "You know, I was wondering if there was something I could have did better to make him not want to be traded". "I got no advice for him or any other people on any other team", LeBron said with a smile. "That's why I sit up here today, still in this uniform". Follow him @RickNoland on Twitter. (more...)
India U-17 football coach De Matos tags team as inexperienced India U-17 football coach De Matos tags team as inexperienced
- September 27, 2017

I have different ideas and after the exposure trip in Europe, I think the team grew very well and has made a lot of progress. The Indian team will leave for New Delhi Wednesday afternoon. India also defeated an Italy U-17 XI, consisting of youth players from third and fourth division football, 2-0 before clinching positive results in the Lazio Cup. (more...)
United States players to stand for national anthem at Presidents Cup United States players to stand for national anthem at Presidents Cup
- September 26, 2017

Stricker's comments follow a widespread demonstration during NFL games that ranged from kneeling, locking arms in solidarity or remaining in the locker room during the national anthem . "We ought to take a break during the prayer or during the national anthem to thank our country, to thank our forefathers who went before us", the victorious 2016 U.S. (more...)
Former NFL running back Trent Richardson signs with Riders Former NFL running back Trent Richardson signs with Riders
- September 27, 2017

In his three-year National Football League career with the Browns and Colts (2012-2014), Richardson rushed for 2,032 yards and 17 touchdowns and gained 912 yards with two scores on 113 receptions. Former Arizona State standout Cameron Marshall is Saskatchewan's top ball-carrier with 490 yards on 87 carries. Richardson was a star Alabama and finished third in voting for the 2011 Heisman Trophy that was won by Baylor's Robert Griffin III . (more...)
Marco Verratti excited to see Carlo Ancelotti again Marco Verratti excited to see Carlo Ancelotti again
- September 27, 2017

To improve its chances of success, PSG has splashed 400 million euros to bring in Neymar and Kylian Mbappe, provoking the ire of rivals including Bayern . He added: "The Wolfsburg game does not give us much confidence". PSG and Bayern are level on three points each in Champions League Group B ahead of Wednesday's game, having both won on the opening matchday. (more...)
Giants owner 'very unhappy' with Odell Beckham's end zone celebration Giants owner 'very unhappy' with Odell Beckham's end zone celebration
- September 27, 2017

Beckham had nine receptions for 79 yards with two TDs in Sunday's loss to the Eagles. But two days later, there seems to be more attention given to one of Beckham's post-touchdown displays than the fact that NY, which was expected by many to be a playoff team at minimum and a legit threat to win the NFC by still others, hasn't been able to garner a win. (more...)
Vehicle dealer pulls ads featuring Broncos player who kneeled during national anthem Vehicle dealer pulls ads featuring Broncos player who kneeled during national anthem
- September 26, 2017

After putting pressure on Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor and taking him to the ground, Miller was called for a personal foul penalty. Referee Carl Cheffers failed to see the humor. "Whatever it takes to win, that's what we'll do", McCoy said. At this moment in time, we felt like, as a team, we had to do something. That's fine with the running back nicknamed "Shady", who was limited to 21 yards on 14 carries, while adding seven catches for 48 yards. (more...)
Chiefs place kicker on injured reserve Chiefs place kicker on injured reserve
- September 27, 2017

It's possible that Santos is out for the full year but there is also an IR designation that allows for a player to return after missing several weeks. Safety Rayshawn Jenkins hit Santos in the knee with his helmet, drawing a 15-yard penalty for roughing the kicker. While now forced to endure the loss of Santos going forward, the surging AFC West franchise is currently the only undefeated team in the entire AFC as the Chiefs have started the 2016-17 regular season at a ideal 3-0. (more...)