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Donald Trump: People Are ‘Tired’ of More ‘Political’ NBA Donald Trump: People Are ‘Tired’ of More ‘Political’ NBA
- Августа 28, 2020

I don't know too much about the protest , but I know their ratings have been very bad and that's unfortunate. "I think it's nice that we're standing up for the issue but I would like to see them move into concrete solutions that are productive", he said . (more...)
Paul Pogba tests positive for coronavirus Paul Pogba tests positive for coronavirus
- Августа 28, 2020

It was recently reported that Manchester United star Paul Pogba has tested positive for the coronavirus , and in turn, he became a major talking point among fans on social media. The 27-year-old had been named in the world champions' squad for upcoming fixtures against Croatia and Sweden but has now been forced out of consideration for selection. (more...)
Fleury tells agent to remove tweet critical of Golden Knights Fleury tells agent to remove tweet critical of Golden Knights
- Августа 27, 2020

The motivation, one presumes, is that DeBoer has told his goalies that Lehner will be the starter against the Canucks on Sunday night in game 1 of the second round Stanley Cup playoff series. Vegas has been to the Stanley Cup playoffs in all three of its seasons, and Fleury was in net when the expansion club advanced to the 2018 Stanley Cup Final vs. (more...)
Capitals sack coach Reirden after Stanley Cup playoff elimination Capitals sack coach Reirden after Stanley Cup playoff elimination
- Августа 27, 2020

Reirden was the top assistant to Barry Trotz when the Capitals won their lone Stanley Cup title in 2018. Trotz now coaches the Islanders . "We have higher expectations for our team, and we felt a fresh approach in leadership was necessary", said MacLellan. (more...)
Indiana Pacers part ways with head coach Nate McMillan Indiana Pacers part ways with head coach Nate McMillan
- Августа 27, 2020

The playoff losses cost him his job: On Wednesday, two days after enduring a second straight first-round sweep, president of basketball operations Kevin Pritchard fired McMillan. He guided IN to 48 wins - six more than the previous season - IN 2017-18 after the organization traded All-Star Paul George to the Oklahoma City Thunder . (more...)
Several Chelsea players test positive for coronavirus Several Chelsea players test positive for coronavirus
- Августа 27, 2020

The club have not confirmed any positive cases among the squad and the eight players could merely be in 14-day self-isolation after travelling overseas. This is a huge blow for Frank Lampard and his preparations for the 2020/21 season which is set to begin next month as Chelsea will take on Brighton and Hove Albion away from home in their season opener. (more...)
Mikel Arteta gives Matteo Guendouzi clean slate ahead of new season Mikel Arteta gives Matteo Guendouzi clean slate ahead of new season
- Августа 27, 2020

But the 31-year-old, who has just one year left on his contract, is yet to put pen to paper on the fresh terms. "When we get it (over the line) we'll be very pleased". The Gunners are reportedly set to part ways with some of their midfielders with Matteo Guendouzi and Lucas Torreira being mentioned, the reason why manager Mikel Arteta but bring in a new face to cover in the midfield. (more...)
Jerry Falwell Jr. Says He'll Get $10.5M for Leaving Liberty University
- Августа 27, 2020

The 58-year-old son of Liberty University founder Jerry Falwell told The Washington Post Tuesday that he stepped down from the school his dad started nearly 50 years ago. Granda shared with Reuters texts and other material that he said supported his account of a sexual relationship with the couple. He said their liaisons, which began in 2012, took place at hotels in Miami and NY, and sometimes at the Falwell's home in Virginia. (more...)
Usain Bolt tests positive for COVID-19, shares video of self-isolation Usain Bolt tests positive for COVID-19, shares video of self-isolation
- Августа 27, 2020

It was posted with the caption "Stay safe my ppl". - Prime Minister Andrew Holness also announced a prohibition on parties and amusement events for a two-week period and said an investigation has been launched into the circumstances around Bolt's party. (more...)
Naomi Osaka Drops Out Of Tournament To Protest Police Brutality, Cordae Approves Naomi Osaka Drops Out Of Tournament To Protest Police Brutality, Cordae Approves
- Августа 27, 2020

Tennis matches at the Western & Southern Open, which is being played in NY as a tune-up to the US Open Grand Slam, will be suspended on Thursday in protest against racial injustice, organisers said in a statement. And as a black woman I feel as though there are much more important matters at hand that need immediate attention, rather than watching me play tennis, " Osaka said. (more...)
Bad News For Munster As ACL Tear Confirmed For RG Snyman Bad News For Munster As ACL Tear Confirmed For RG Snyman
- Августа 27, 2020

Head coach Johann van Graan admitted to reporters afterwards the injury appeared "very serious" and those fears have now been confirmed. A statement from Munster Rugby explained that the South African would meet with a specialist next to discuss surgery and management. (more...)
Formula One completes its 2020 calendar with season ending December 13 Formula One completes its 2020 calendar with season ending December 13
- Августа 27, 2020

F1 also announced that a number of the remaining races will take place with fans in attendance. The list was expanded to include the Tuscan Grand Prix (Mugello) and Russian Grand Prix (Sochi) later the same month, followed by the Eifel Grand Prix (Nurburgring ), Portuguese Grand Prix (Portimao) and Emilia Romagna Grand Prix (Imola). (more...)
Lionel Messi move to NYCFC part of Manchester City contract offer Lionel Messi move to NYCFC part of Manchester City contract offer
- Августа 27, 2020

Messi reportedly informed Barcelona on Tuesday that he wants to leave the club, invoking a clause in his contract that allows him to unilaterally terminate his deal. "We're not thinking about any clause in his contract", Ramon Planes, Barcelona's newly appointed sporting director, told reporters Wednesday. City seem to believe they have a genuine chance of signing Messi. (more...)
Milwaukee Brewers boycotting game tonight Milwaukee Brewers boycotting game tonight
- Августа 27, 2020

The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the postponement had not been officially announced. The Brewers and Reds were supposed to play a game tonight in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the same state where Blake - an unarmed Black man - was shot seven times by police recently. (more...)
Nancy Pelosi questions President Trump’s ‘encouragement’ in shooting at Jacob Blake protest Nancy Pelosi questions President Trump’s ‘encouragement’ in shooting at Jacob Blake protest
- Августа 27, 2020

According to Crump, Blake was struck by four of the seven gunshot rounds fired at him. It was not clear from the statement if the knife, recovered from inside the auto, was in Blake's hands when he was shot or at any other point during the altercation. (more...)
Bravo gets 500th T20 wicket Bravo gets 500th T20 wicket
- Августа 27, 2020

He has twice been the top wicket-taker in an IPL season while at the worldwide level he is the most successful bowler for West Indies at the T20 World Cup. However, during the St Lucia Zouks innings, rain stopped play and the covers were firmly in place. "We don't just want to play in those leagues and take part; we want to dominate and we want to win". (more...)
Victor Lindelof Chases And Detains Thief Who Robbed Elderly Woman Victor Lindelof Chases And Detains Thief Who Robbed Elderly Woman
- Августа 27, 2020

The man then fled the scene only to be chased down by a man, which is understood to be Lindelof, who then held the suspected thief down for five minutes until the police arrived. Aftonbladet contacted Manchester United for comment on the incident, and their response appeared to confirm the rumours that it was indeed Lindelof who carried out the rescue. (more...)
Valencia confirm agreement with Leeds for star Rodrigo Valencia confirm agreement with Leeds for star Rodrigo
- Августа 27, 2020

Reports have linked the Spanish forward with a €30 million (£27m/$35m) move to Elland Road, with Goal learning on Tuesday that officials from Leeds had flown to Spain to figure out terms of a deal . After failing to qualify for Europe this season, Valencia have already released central defender Ezequiel Garay, while central midfielders Francis Coquelin and Dani Parejo both joined nearby Villarreal in a move that looks to have considerably weakened Valencia while strengthening their ... (more...)
Novak Djokovic rolls on at Western and Southern Open, Andy Murray eliminated Novak Djokovic rolls on at Western and Southern Open, Andy Murray eliminated
- Августа 27, 2020

Ranked 55th, Sandgren came into this match full of confidence after an impressive win over Felix Auger-Aliassime and may have been buoyed by a respectable four set showing against the Serbian at the US Open two years ago. Women's quarterfinal matchups set earlier in the day were two-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka against Anett Kontaveit, former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka against Ons Jabeur, and 83rd-ranked American qualifier Jessica Pegula against No. (more...)
James Rodriguez linked with Carlo Ancelotti reunion James Rodriguez linked with Carlo Ancelotti reunion
- Августа 27, 2020

Rodriguez's time at the Santiago Bernabeu appears to be drawing to a rapid close after reports emerged that Everton had reached an advanced stage in negotiations with Real over a deal for the 29-year-old's signature. Napoli have, according to Rai Sport's Ciro Venerato, speaking on CalcioNapoli24.it, told Atletico Madrid, Tottenham and West Ham that Allan is Everton bound. (more...)