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Isles pull away from Caps to double series lead Isles pull away from Caps to double series lead
- Августа 17, 2020

NY finished 0 for 5 on the power play while Washington was 1 of 2 with an extra skater. Semyon Varlamov turned aside 23 shots, and Braden Holtby made 27 saves for the Capitals. "You get that goal right at the start of the period there and it gets the motor going a bit more". "I have belief in myself as a coach and belief in our team and our leadership group that we can focus on getting this one win here and seeing where that takes us from there". (more...)
Nishikori in US Open fitness race after positive test Nishikori in US Open fitness race after positive test
- Августа 17, 2020

He will offer an update on his status Friday. Nishikori's message, shared via his official website keisapp, said, "Hi everyone, I have some unfortunate news today". While Nishikori has not yet been ruled out of the US Open, women's World No.8 Belinda Bencic has become the latest high-profile player to drop out of the tournament. (more...)
Ohio Valley Conference postpones 2020 conference football season Ohio Valley Conference postpones 2020 conference football season
- Августа 17, 2020

The decision comes more than two weeks after the Valley pushed back the start of the fall seasons to September 18, and just one day after the NCAA announced it would not conduct any championship tournaments this fall. Non-conference competition will be permitted for football only, with as many as four out-of conference opponents per school being approved to play during the fall semester. (more...)
Joe Kelly's suspension reduced to 5 games on appeal Joe Kelly's suspension reduced to 5 games on appeal
- Августа 17, 2020

This was reportedly taped earlier in August before the Major League Baseball heard his appeal to his suspension and the result of that appeal is still to be determined but these comments likely won't do much to help his case since he continued to criticize the Astros and the MLB's handling of the situation as a whole. (more...)
Reds-Pirates game on Saturday postponed after positive coronavirus test Reds-Pirates game on Saturday postponed after positive coronavirus test
- Августа 17, 2020

ESPN's Jeff Passan followed up by adding that the Saturday game is likely to be postponed, with Major League Baseball eager to avoid another teamwide outbreak such as the ones that hit the Miami Marlins and the St. The Reds, who split the first two of a four-game home series with the Pirates , had been the only National League club not to have a game postponed due to COVID-19 outbreaks. (more...)
Evenepoel suffers 'multiple injuries' after bridge plunge on Tour of Lombardy Evenepoel suffers 'multiple injuries' after bridge plunge on Tour of Lombardy
- Августа 17, 2020

The descent was at high speed with Evenepoel losing control under pressure from two-time race victor Vincenzo Nibali of Italy . The 20-year-old Belgian is viewed as a promising prospect in road cycling after winning the Tour of Poland and the Volta a Burgos earlier this year - and he was fourth in the group before his fall in Il Lombardia. (more...)
Sevilla Beat Manchester United To Reach Europa League Final Sevilla Beat Manchester United To Reach Europa League Final
- Августа 17, 2020

Chelsea pocketed 46 million euros for winning the competition last season, whilst those dropping into the Europa League from the Champions League as Inter and Shakhtar did this season stand to win even more. Good luck and let us know what you get. A Manchester United exit still looks on the cards, but it would seem the player doesn't have the level of interest the media are being encouraged to believe exists. (more...)
Yankees have absolutely dominated Red Sox lately Yankees have absolutely dominated Red Sox lately
- Августа 16, 2020

As much as it stunk to lose Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge , the Yankees actually have good depth in the outfield to fill those holes. Appearing in his 19th game Saturday, the three-time All-Star was hitting.411/.456/.534 with two homers and one steal. (more...)
Valentino Rossi has miraculous escape after horror MotoGP crash Valentino Rossi has miraculous escape after horror MotoGP crash
- Августа 16, 2020

Incredibly, one bike flew in front of Rossi and the other behind. "For me, now everybody is very aggressive but also from the small classes". But for me it's important that we don't exaggerate [the aggression]. Morbidelli was taken to the medical centre for checks, but initial scans revealed no serious injuries. I was trying my best to do my race but we were not able to this time. (more...)
Mercedes chief Toto Wolff considering future as job takes its toll Mercedes chief Toto Wolff considering future as job takes its toll
- Августа 16, 2020

He said he was discussing his future with Ola Kallenius, chairman of Mercedes' parent company Daimler. Should Wolff leave, he will do so as one of the most successful team principals in the sport's long history. The 48-year-old Austrian could relinquish his role as team principal of the Brackley squad and move into a more senior position that would allow him to take a step back from F1, at least on a full-time basis. (more...)
Matthew Tkachuk out for Flames in Game 3 Matthew Tkachuk out for Flames in Game 3
- Августа 16, 2020

It was David Rittich who started 48 regular-season games to Talbot's 26 and even though Rittich saved 10 fewer goals than expected, his track record as the bulk regular-season starter seemed to indicate he could at least split back-to-back starts. (more...)
Tiger Woods commits to next week's FedExCup playoff opener Tiger Woods commits to next week's FedExCup playoff opener
- Августа 16, 2020

Woods, who has not played in three consecutive weeks on the PGA Tour since the end of 2018, has insisted he is prepared to play a few more tournaments, especially with two more majors left to play in 2020 with the US Open in September and The Masters , which he will be defending in November. (more...)
Ohio State’s Justin Fields launches online petition to reinstate 2020 season Ohio State’s Justin Fields launches online petition to reinstate 2020 season
- Августа 16, 2020

A crumbling college football season took a massive hit August 11, when the Big Ten and Pac-12, two historic and powerful conferences, succumbed to the COVID-19 pandemic and canceled their fall football seasons. A Big Ten spokesperson and commissioner Kevin Warren did not immediately return a request for comment. We believe that safety protocols have been established and can be maintained to mitigate concerns of exposure to Covid 19. (more...)
San Francisco 49ers, George Kittle agree to a record-setting new contract San Francisco 49ers, George Kittle agree to a record-setting new contract
- Августа 16, 2020

I've got young tight ends in my room. Kittle responded by saying he wants to swap jerseys with Kupp, though the two will have to find a way around the NFL's rules preventing players from exchanging gear after games. But Kittle being the best tight end in the National Football League is only part of his case to earn unprecedented compensation. San Francisco last season rushed for 5.0 yards per carry with Kittle on the field. (more...)
Arsenal Are Paying Willian A Ridiculous Amount Of Money Arsenal Are Paying Willian A Ridiculous Amount Of Money
- Августа 16, 2020

Willian netted 63 goals in 339 appearances for Chelsea after his arrival at the Premier League club from Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala in 2013. Willian's free transfer move to Arsenal is edging closer with the winger set to be handed an "astonishing" £220,000-a-week contract at the Emirates. (more...)
Arsenal head of football Raul Sanllehi leaves club Arsenal head of football Raul Sanllehi leaves club
- Августа 16, 2020

Ian Wright has urged Arsenal on Twitter to "protect" Mikel Arteta at all costs following the departure of Raul Sanllehi. "Raul has made a big contribution during his time with us and will always be part of the Arsenal family", the Kroenke's statement said on the club's website. (more...)
Alex Smith taken off PUP list, celebrates with family Alex Smith taken off PUP list, celebrates with family
- Августа 16, 2020

Sepsis almost killed Smith, and a flesh-eating bacteria required more than a half-dozen surgeries that removed a portion of his leg, leaving his bone visible . Washington coach Ron Rivera said recently that he can "envision" Smith competing for the team's starting quarterback role against 2019 first-rounder Dwayne Haskins and free agent signee Kyle Allen. (more...)
Kevin de Bruyne: Manchester City midfielder named Premier League player of season Kevin de Bruyne: Manchester City midfielder named Premier League player of season
- Августа 16, 2020

They amassed 99 points, winning 32 of their 38 league games, to finish 18 points clear of Manchester City . He was one of two players (Mohamed Salah) in the league with double-digit goals and assists in PL play. Last month, he was named League Managers' Association manager of the year. Son Heung-Min won Goal of the Season for his solo strike during Tottenham's 5-0 win against Burnley in December. (more...)
Hamilton on pole as Mercedes sweep Spanish GP front row Hamilton on pole as Mercedes sweep Spanish GP front row
- Августа 16, 2020

His second flying lap was slower than the first time of one minute 15.584 seconds. "Physically it's tough, it's so fast round here, the forces to our body are pretty intense and the tyres are what we are really struggling with". Carlos Sainz placed on a strong proving in the McLaren, completing 4th after a quick stint in 2nd location. Mercedes have started every race this season from pole. (more...)
South Korea's Kim nearly makes two aces in grabbing PGA lead South Korea's Kim nearly makes two aces in grabbing PGA lead
- Августа 16, 2020

Kim (62) said he did not realize at first that he had sunk the ace on the par-three hole as a smattering of cheers echoed around him at the tournament, which he won by five strokes in 2016 and which is being played in the absence of fans this year. (more...)