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NFL National Anthem protests: Your thoughts? NFL National Anthem protests: Your thoughts?
- September 27, 2017

Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett says the team had talked over their plan for days and the players agreed on how they would demonstrate. Some spectators at Arizona's stadium booed while the Cowboys knelt, which Trump tweeted was the "loudest I have ever heard". (more...)
England cricket star Ben Stokes arrested after Bristol nightclub fracas England cricket star Ben Stokes arrested after Bristol nightclub fracas
- September 27, 2017

Stokes was released without any charges after being held overnight by the police, however, Vaughan says the 26-year-old needs to heed the multiple warnings that he has been given about his lifestyle. "He is a quality strokeplayer and we believe his game will suit the Australian pitches". He will now get his chance at Test level. "In time we could be describing him as a cricketing genius". (more...)
Trump to visit Puerto Rico next week to survey hurricane damage Trump to visit Puerto Rico next week to survey hurricane damage
- September 27, 2017

Trump drew the comparison with Texas and Florida which also suffered hurricane damages and said they had coped well with the disasters. The top Democrat in the House is calling upon President Donald Trump to deploy the military to help with the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico . (more...)
Costa completes Atletico move Costa completes Atletico move
- September 27, 2017

Two championship titles, a Community Shield, 120 matches, 59 goals and 24 assists later this cycle has ended. He started just 13 Premier League games and appeared from the bench a further 16 times . Spanish sides have won the Champions League in each of the past four seasons, whilst Sevilla have also won three of the last four Europa Leagues. I'll not talk about Costa because he's not playing for Chelsea any more. (more...)
India vs Australia: Hardik Pandya is Better Than Me, Says Kapil Dev India vs Australia: Hardik Pandya is Better Than Me, Says Kapil Dev
- September 27, 2017

Australia have been dealt a big blow ahead of the last two ODIs against India as all-rounder Ashton Agar will miss the matches with a fractured right little finger. Finch then scored his first ODI hundred on Asian soil off 110 balls. Smith also praised the Indian pace bowlers for executing their plans to perfection. (more...)
Atletico Madrid agree deal to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

However, Conte will be boosted by the return of David Luiz who was unavailable for their win over Stoke on Saturday due to a domestic three-game suspension. One of the standout performers of the weekend, Morata's showing earned him a Pressure Index score of 91, seeing him become Chelsea's only player in the Pressure Index top 15 for the season so far. (more...)
Leipzig's Timo Werner forced off pitch due to noisy Besiktas fans Leipzig's Timo Werner forced off pitch due to noisy Besiktas fans
- September 27, 2017

Besiktas continued their good form in the Champions League winning the game 2-0 after beating Porto 3-1 away in the first round of games. The German striker was withdrawn by RB Leipzig manager Ralph Hasenhuttl at the player's own request. (more...)
Jaguars Owner Shad Khan Issues Statement After Joining Team Protest Jaguars Owner Shad Khan Issues Statement After Joining Team Protest
- September 27, 2017

Some players took a knee and others, including Jaguars owner Shad Khan and coaches for both teams , linked arms during the singing of " The Star-Spangled Banner ". Curry had said he didn't want to go to the White House in any case, but the Warriors had not made a collective decision before Saturday. "I am deeply disappointed by the tone of the comments made by the President", Mr Kraft said in a statement . (more...)
NCAA basketball coaches among 10 facing charges amid corruption scandal NCAA basketball coaches among 10 facing charges amid corruption scandal
- September 27, 2017

He played his collegiate basketball at Auburn and was originally selected by the Pacers with the fourth overall pick of the 1986 NBA Draft. He later played for the Indiana Pacers and other teams in a 13-year National Basketball Association career. (more...)
Chelsea won't rush Hazard back, says Conte Chelsea won't rush Hazard back, says Conte
- September 27, 2017

It was important not to lose our composure and to stay always in the game, and then we scored two goals and we created many chances to improve the score. They [Stoke] beat Arsenal and drew against United; it means they are a very good team. "A good test and challenge for us". Chelsea will still be without Danny Drinkwater (calf) while David Luiz is suspended and Eden Hazard could make his first PL start but they have no fresh injury concerns otherwise. (more...)
How to Watch Chelsea vs. Stoke City How to Watch Chelsea vs. Stoke City
- September 27, 2017

Chelsea is in the fight for the title and it's the thing that we want. 'I expect a hard, physical contest. "It's not easy to win away against Stoke". "We've been good at home". That's where we find ourselves and it's coincided with the fact we can't play Kurt Zouma. "It's a hard place to come, but we won and now we can look ahead to the Champions League". (more...)
LeBron James on President Trump: 'He doesn't even care' LeBron James on President Trump: 'He doesn't even care'
- September 27, 2017

It's also worth mentioning Wade will make just $2.3 million off the Cavaliers this season when he could've made roughly double back in Miami . Wade also brings a slashing ability that Cleveland will need now that Kyrie is gone. At some point, when he was ready to take over the keys, I was ready to give them to him. They will now chase another one with the Cavs. James added that "one person can't divide us" regarding what he felt were the President's divisive remarks at a ... (more...)
Trump Touts 'Good Job' in Puerto Rico as Chicago Residents Take Action Trump Touts 'Good Job' in Puerto Rico as Chicago Residents Take Action
- September 27, 2017

Trump said Tuesday is the earliest he can visit without disrupting recovery operations. As Puerto Rico deals with the aftermath of Hurricane Maria , which has left millions without power , some are wondering: Is Puerto Rico part of the U.S.? Trump predicted that his administration will ultimately receive high marks on how they've handled recovery efforts, saying that they are sending relief resources on an nearly hourly basis. (more...)
Dolphins Reinstate LB Lawrence Timmons One Week After Indefinitely Suspending Him Dolphins Reinstate LB Lawrence Timmons One Week After Indefinitely Suspending Him
- September 27, 2017

He was held out of the Chargers game and Miami's loss to the New York Jets on Sunday. The Dolphins filed a missing person report before making contact with the 11th-year veteran, who apparently was dealing with a personal matter. He was signed to a two-year, $12 million deal in the offseason after spending 10 seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers . The Dolphins are extremely thin at linebacker so Timmons will be a welcomed addition. (more...)
Dutch Tourists Leave SA After Being Targeted By Robbers Dutch Tourists Leave SA After Being Targeted By Robbers
- September 27, 2017

The value of the items is not known. With International Tourism Day being observed across the globe on Wednesday, the local industry suffered a major blow when 36 Dutch tourists abandoned their holiday and left the country on Tuesday after being robbed at gunpoint. (more...)
Lynx's Lindsay Whalen helps orchestrate one more victory at the Barn Lynx's Lindsay Whalen helps orchestrate one more victory at the Barn
- September 27, 2017

Los Angeles' advantage largely came down to its former league MVP (Parker in 2012-13) being on the floor while Minnesota's former MVP (Moore in 2013-14) wasn't for an extended stretch, and the game was firmly in doubt when the Sparks pulled within single digits in the final quarter. (more...)
Jose Mourinho orders bosses to sign Antoine Griezmann Jose Mourinho orders bosses to sign Antoine Griezmann
- September 27, 2017

The Red Devils were believed to be interested in signing Griezmann earlier on in the summer but with Atletico not willing to sell, the Premier League giants recruited Romelu Lukaku instead from Everton for around £75million. Griezmann's current contract at the Wanda Metropolitano runs until 2022. The Spanish side are banned from registering any players until January 2018, and Mourinho is already planning to relaunch the club's pursuit at the end of the season. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys Kneel Then Stand For Anthem; Fans React Dallas Cowboys Kneel Then Stand For Anthem; Fans React
- September 27, 2017

With arms linked, they rose together just before the singing of the anthem at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. For those who tuned in to tonight's Monday Night Football game between the Cardinals and Cowboys , you got to hear the voice of a hometown favorite. (more...)
Aaron Rodgers wants fans to link arms during anthem Aaron Rodgers wants fans to link arms during anthem
- September 27, 2017

That being said, we have plenty of top performers to cover now that we are three weeks into the NFL's regular season. Bakhtiari missed the last two games with a hamstring injury sustained late in the Week 1 win over Seattle. Running back Ty Montgomery (wrist), who leads the team in rushing and receptions, was also a full participant. "This is about unity and love and growing together as a society and starting a conversation around something that might be a little bit uncomfortable for ... (more...)
Morata: We sent a message to Prem teams Morata: We sent a message to Prem teams
- September 27, 2017

Speaking on BBC Radio Five live on Thursday night, Nevin said: "I have seen enough of Morata [to think he can replace Costa's goals]". 'It's very important for us to show we have a strong squad, not just 11, 12 or 13 players, ' he says. (more...)