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Nikolaj Ehlers, Winnipeg Jets Reportedly Agree to 7-Year Contract Worth $42M Nikolaj Ehlers, Winnipeg Jets Reportedly Agree to 7-Year Contract Worth $42M
- October 05, 2017

The Winnipeg Jets are locking up another one of their young stars with a long-term contract extension. In two seasons with Winnipeg, Ehlers has totals of 40 goals and 62 assists in 154 games. Ehlers was selected by the Jets ninth overall at the 2014 NHL Draft. He also had four assists in seven games playing for Denmark at the 2017 IIHF World Championship. (more...)
Catalan vote sees match played at empty Camp Nou [GALLERY] Catalan vote sees match played at empty Camp Nou [GALLERY]
- October 05, 2017

Las Palmas added a Spanish flag to the shirts that the players wore against Barcelona to show its support for a unified Spain. Given the chaotic events occurring elsewhere in the city, Barcelona felt it was wrong to be playing a football match. (more...)
Hot Stock for Investors: Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX)
- October 05, 2017

The SI to Molina Healthcare Incorporated's float is 22.31%. About 290,156 shares traded. Analysts await Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: DVAX ) to report earnings on November, 6. offers Medicaid-related solutions for low-income families and individuals, and assists government agencies in their administration of the Medicaid program. (more...)
Microsoft Mixed Reality Headsets: Price, Release Date & More Microsoft Mixed Reality Headsets: Price, Release Date & More
- October 04, 2017

For example, it is equipped with a pair of OLED displays instead of LCD. A few days ago, images of what looked like a Samsung Mixed Reality headset leaked online. The new VR headset is actually a result of a joint effort between Microsoft and Samsung , which is why it was unveiled during the Microsoft event in San Francisco. (more...)
US F1 TV coverage returns to ESPN US F1 TV coverage returns to ESPN
- October 05, 2017

The broadcaster confirmed it will show all practice, qualifying and races, to total more than 125 hours of programming during the season. Monaco will air live on May 27 on ESPN and re-air later in the day on ABC after the Indianapolis 500. (more...)
Premier League to decide on new TV money plan Premier League to decide on new TV money plan
- October 05, 2017

A two-thirds majority, 14 clubs, would need to vote for any change and while the smaller ones have opted not to make their opposition public, one official noted that "Turkeys don't usually vote for Christmas". United , City, Chelsea , Arsenal , Liverpool and Tottenham have always been credited with a serious interest in overhauling the current distribution system of overseas TV revenue, arguing that they are the driving force of the Premier League's appeal outside the UK. (more...)
Seven Former UVA Baseball Players on MLB Playoff Teams Seven Former UVA Baseball Players on MLB Playoff Teams
- October 05, 2017

Such is the weirdness that creating an incentive to finish last leads to. "It took us a little while to get to play the kind of baseball I thought we were capable of (but) we knew we had the people in here to do it". Arizona was 93-69 on the season with a +153 run differential. Various people lost their jobs as a result, but there was still some talent at the club and the potential for a quick return to respectability. (more...)
Los Angeles Lakers to hire Antawn Jamison for scouting role Los Angeles Lakers to hire Antawn Jamison for scouting role
- October 05, 2017

On Lonzo's side, the franchise that just drafted you couldn't even be bothered to change their marketing campaign to include you, and for Russell, your former team is still using your likeness in ads during home games. Last night, Kuzma had another incredible game last night against the Denver Nuggets contributing 23 points, one rebound, and two assists. With this game, watch for more of the young players from both squads to get the majority of playing time and the stars to get minimal ... (more...)
On Premier League TV Money On Premier League TV Money
- October 04, 2017

The compromise arrangement brokered by league chief executive Richard Scudamore would have changed the equal distribution of the overseas pot, now worth £3billion over three years, from 2019. Those six clubs believe their names persuade broadcasters across the world to buy rights to the Premier League . Instead all 20 teams unanimously agreed to adjourn talks for three weeks to allow Scudamore to devise an alternative proposal that would win the necessary support. (more...)
EPL clubs confirm attendance at Premier League Live Bengaluru EPL clubs confirm attendance at Premier League Live Bengaluru
- October 05, 2017

Ferguson amassed an incredible 38 trophies, including a record 13 Premier Leagues and two Uefa Champions Leagues. The Foxes failed to earn their first win since a 2-0 victory over Brighton and Hove Albion on August 26; they are now in 17th place with just five points. (more...)
Dane Paterson could make his Test debut on Friday against Bangladesh Dane Paterson could make his Test debut on Friday against Bangladesh
- October 04, 2017

Paterson was included after Morne Morkel could not be considered because of injury. Paterson took 4/32 against England in Cardiff in June‚ twice claiming two wickets in two overs in the last three overs of the innings. The batting line-up takes on a more familiar look, especially as it sees the return to worldwide action of AB de Villiers, who last played for South Africa during the England tour. (more...)
Empty Camp Nou unusual situation for everyone - Valverde Empty Camp Nou unusual situation for everyone - Valverde
- October 04, 2017

Las Palmas , who stoked tensions by wearing a Spanish flag on their jersey for the game, came closest to scoring just before the interval when Argentine Jonathan Calleri struck the post. It has been a odd situation for everyone, complicated. The defender (30 years) has explained that the players have made a decision to play the meeting after that their management has tried in vain to obtain the postponement of the match. (more...)
Pique offers to resign from Spain team amid Catalan referendum violence Pique offers to resign from Spain team amid Catalan referendum violence
- October 04, 2017

Pique, who has been vocal in the past on the issue and gave a tearful interview, said playing in an empty Nou Camp was the worst experience of his career. "I believe the club should have an even stronger position in favor of the right to decide". But Bartomeu said the images of the game would highlight the "inadmissible situation going on around Catalonia". (more...)
Taumalolo turns back on Kiwis for World Cup Taumalolo turns back on Kiwis for World Cup
- October 04, 2017

In a written statement, the 2016 Dally M Medal victor justified his decision by declaring his wish to develop rugby league in the Polynesian country. The Daily Telegraph in Australia reports North Queensland star Jason Taumalolo has withdrawn from the team. (more...)
MLB Playoffs 2017: Five bold playoff predictions MLB Playoffs 2017: Five bold playoff predictions
- October 04, 2017

Like life, the baseball season tests and exposes teams over the long haul rather than from isolated, random stints. On the American League side, the Cleveland Indians have the top seed and home field advantage, but will have to battle the victor of the resilient Minnesota Twins and the high-powered New York Yankees in the American League Division Series . (more...)
Diego Simeone reveals how Atletico Madrid sealed Diego Costa return Diego Simeone reveals how Atletico Madrid sealed Diego Costa return
- October 04, 2017

Discussing his time at Stamford Bridge, Costa said last week: "My cycle at Chelsea began three years ago - three remarkable years in all aspects - and I will never forget it". And the Atletico boss has admitted the transfer would not have been possible had the Spain worldwide not kicked up a fuss this summer. I spoke very clearly with him. (more...)
Former Celtic stopper Virgil Van Dijk still dead set on leaving Southampton Former Celtic stopper Virgil Van Dijk still dead set on leaving Southampton
- October 04, 2017

Jurgen Klopp failed to secure Van Dijk's signing and the Reds' defence has looked shakier than ever in the early stages of the 2017/18 campaign. Van Dijk - who has only made two substitute appearances so far this season - was forced to train alone over the summer after handing in a transfer request. (more...)
We lost to Manchester City because of our trip to Spain - Fabregas We lost to Manchester City because of our trip to Spain - Fabregas
- October 04, 2017

Former Chelsea winger Nevin believes Christensen was a more than capable replacement for Luiz and the retired Scotland global was impressed with the centre-half's display against the Premier League leaders. "Then he ( Antonio Conte ) changed the team's way of playing in a 3-4-3 and I didn't play anymore, I didn't have a position to play, because I'm a more offensive midfielder and then it changed a lot". (more...)
Arsenal could yet cash in on Ozil Arsenal could yet cash in on Ozil
- October 04, 2017

The same report also claims that Ozil and Mourinho have remained on good terms following their stint together at Real Madrid . This refusal to meet the player's demands could see him move to the club's arch-rivals Manchester United this summer. (more...)
Real Madrid to bid £177m for prolific Premier League star Real Madrid to bid £177m for prolific Premier League star
- October 04, 2017

The win means they've taken 12 out of a possible 12 points on their travels so far this season, amid their much publicized struggles at Wembley. In addition, both players previously played for the club and were sold to Madrid. But the hosts' good start was undone by a poor clearance from Jonas Lossl that was headed forward by Kieran Trippier to Harry Kane to race through on goal unopposed before beating the home stopper at his near post, on the right-hand side of the pitch. (more...)