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Chelsea prepare January bids for Alexis Sanchez and Alex Sandro Chelsea prepare January bids for Alexis Sanchez and Alex Sandro
- October 07, 2017

The Arsenal attacker's contract expires at the end of the season and clubs from all over Europe are circling to land him. The Italian title-holders are now trying to persuade the Brazil global to sign a new £5million-a-year deal. But the Blues better hurry up, because a brand new contract is about to be offered, and that could make things more complicated. And the Mirror also suggest Sandro remains intrigued by the possibility of a move to England. (more...)
Bradford Back At Practice, But Status For Bears Game Unclear Bradford Back At Practice, But Status For Bears Game Unclear
- October 07, 2017

Bradford, who flew to Florida on September 22 to seek a second opinion from orthopedic specialist Dr. James Andrews, was given last week off to rest and rehabilitate his injury. "I feel good", Bradford said. "It's comforting knowing that if things go according to plan, that it should be something that eventually goes away". (more...)
Bengals Receiver Tyler Boyd Charged With Drug Possession Bengals Receiver Tyler Boyd Charged With Drug Possession
- October 07, 2017

THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol is the active chemical in marijuana that produces a high. Court documents said an unoccupied Mercedes Benz was found crashed into a guardrail early on July 12 in Pennsylvania. Inside police say they found an open bottle of cognac and an unopened bottle of peach Vodka. Boyd later acknowledged one of the vape pens was his, the complaint said. (more...)
New York Yankees Advance To ALDS New York Yankees Advance To ALDS
- October 07, 2017

But my gut says the biggest surprise of what should be a sensational postseason will be the Yankees beating the Indians in the AL Division Series. "You've got some veteran guys in there too that balance everything out". With that in mind, here are a few things that the Yankees need to do - other than getting longer outings from their starters - if they hope to take down the Indians in the ALDS. (more...)
UGA linebacker arrested on marijuana charge UGA linebacker arrested on marijuana charge
- October 06, 2017

The 5th-ranked Georgia Bulldogs travel to Nashville this week for a date with the Vanderbilt Commodores and they may be without one of the key pieces of their defense. But assuming this applies to the handbook, it would place Patrick on a return for Georgia's game against Auburn on November 11. Georgia also could be without linebacker Reggie Carter, who is listed as Patrick's top backup. (more...)
House prepares for tax-cut debate House prepares for tax-cut debate
- October 07, 2017

Unknown at this point is how much Trump would gain, because he hasn't disclosed how much he pays in taxes. Simplify the tax code: We will simplify tax filing so Americans can file their returns on a single sheet of paper . USA taxpayers can deduct medical and dental expenses that are in excess of 10% of their adjusted gross incomes (AGI). And it's a sad commentary on the level of anger and jealousy in America today that there isn't more support for that simple solution . (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 WC: President Wishes Black Starlets Well Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 WC: President Wishes Black Starlets Well
- October 06, 2017

This is Colombia's sixth appearance at the U-17 World Cup and their first since 2009, when they finished third and matched their previous best performance at the tournament, going back to 2003. The Latin American nation will look to its playmaker Yadir Meneses for inspiration. Colombia U-17 coach Orlando Restrepo said the humid conditions affected his wards but he won't consider it as an excuse for the loss. (more...)
Astros ALDS Game 1 Recap: Jose Altuve has a historic day Astros ALDS Game 1 Recap: Jose Altuve has a historic day
- October 06, 2017

It was just the second time in his career that Sale has given up two homers in the first inning . Jose Altuve had just arrived in the Astros dugout after launching his third home run of the game when George Springer grabbed his right biceps and examined it, as if searching for an explanation for his teammate's extraordinary pop. (more...)
Cam Newton Apologizes For Cam Newton Apologizes For "Degrading" Remarks He made To Female Sports Reporter
- October 06, 2017

Someone asks him about Wednesday's observation that it's "funny" a female reporter would ask about pass routes . "To be honest, that was not my intentions", Newton said. Panthers coach Ron Rivera addressed the situation briefly during his press conference Thursday, saying, "I think Cam made a mistake". Meanwhile, Rodrigue has tweeted an apology for some of her previous social media remarks, including a 2013 tweet that used the "n-word". (more...)
Two UofL basketball coaching staff members placed on administrative leave Two UofL basketball coaching staff members placed on administrative leave
- October 06, 2017

The year before, Pitino also got $1.5 million, while the department banked just $10,000. Of the $39 million Adidas owed to Louisville on their original deal signed in 2014, 98% of the money ended up in Pitino's pocket. The defense: Jurich turned Louisville athletics into a national player and over two decades, athletic department spokesman Kenny Klein said , he "transformed our campus and the city". (more...)
Henry: This EPL Star Is A Lot Better Than I Was! Henry: This EPL Star Is A Lot Better Than I Was!
- October 06, 2017

The former Arsenal forward, who scored 228 goals for the club in all competitions during his eight-year spell, has admitted that the United forward is better than he was aged 21. He impressed in his debut campaign under Louis van Gaal, but struggled to nail down a regular place under Jose Mourinho last season. That is a truly staggering contrast to the Martial of this time previous year, who after nine games - and actually more minutes on the pitch - had only managed one goal and one assist. (more...)
MLB Investigating Diamondbacks Coach Who Wore Apple Watch MLB Investigating Diamondbacks Coach Who Wore Apple Watch
- October 06, 2017

Prieto, a former major league pitcher, has been a coach/interpreter for the Diamondbacks the past three years. The Diamondbacks open up their National League Division Series on Friday against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodgers Stadium. (more...)
Arsenal still an option for Ozil as Alexis set for exit Arsenal still an option for Ozil as Alexis set for exit
- October 06, 2017

Arsenal will reportedly be able to call upon Francois Coquelin , Mesut Ozil and Danny Welbeck for the trip to Watford on October 14. As for Ozil, there's slightly more hope. Real Madrid are unlikely to come back in for their former star but Ozil still has many friends in the Spanish capital and enjoyed the most successful years of his career playing under Mourinho at the Santiago Bernabeu. (more...)
Justin Fields Commits to Georgia Justin Fields Commits to Georgia
- October 06, 2017

Fields took his first official visit to LSU on September 9 before taking unofficial trips to Georgia the next two weekends. Florida State also seemed to be a contender for Fields, but his last visit to Tallahassee came during the summer. (more...)
Germany, England seal World Cup tickets Germany, England seal World Cup tickets
- October 06, 2017

But for some unknown reason at major tournaments we never really play to our full capability. England's final competitive match before the World Cup comes away at Lithuania on Sunday, when Southgate's side will look up to end Group F with a bang after stuttering against Slovenia . (more...)
Asian NBA player accused of appropriating black culture fires back against hypocrisy Asian NBA player accused of appropriating black culture fires back against hypocrisy
- October 06, 2017

In the piece, the Brooklyn Nets guard touches on themes such as self-expression and cultural appropriation. Lin eventually responded on that post in the most classiest way that still managed to ether Martin , but he noticed that some of his fans were saying racists stuff in that post and that's not what he wanted and spoke up on it after the game. (more...)
Catalan police chief faces court in Madrid as tensions simmer Catalan police chief faces court in Madrid as tensions simmer
- October 06, 2017

That police action was met with furious protests and the Catalan regional police were accused of failing to intervene. Another regional government official, Raul Romeva, told BBC radio earlier that Catalonia's parliament would defy a Spanish court ban and go ahead on Monday with a debate that could lead to a declaration of independence from Spain. (more...)
How to Watch Yankees-Indians Baseball ALDS Game 1 Live Stream Online How to Watch Yankees-Indians Baseball ALDS Game 1 Live Stream Online
- October 06, 2017

On Tuesday night in front of an electric crowd at Yankee Stadium , the New York Yankees prepared for their Wild Card one-game playoff matchup against a gritty and tough Minnesota Twins team . If the Cleveland offense can jump on Gray tonight and Game 2 starter CC Sabathia , Trevor Bauer and the Indians bullpen would have to feel more comfortable when he takes the mound with every inning. (more...)
Indians cut above rest as Major League Baseball playoffs set to start Indians cut above rest as Major League Baseball playoffs set to start
- October 06, 2017

Both have clinched playoff berths once again, but they'll have to repeat as their respective league's champion before a rematch could possibly occur. The Cleveland Indians and Los Angeles Dodgers are the favorites to win the title, according to the latest Vegas odds. (more...)
Ex-Chelsea and Real Madrid star handed jail term Ex-Chelsea and Real Madrid star handed jail term
- October 06, 2017

The Spanish court says Carvalho admitted to the irregularities during the trial. Sentences under two years for first time offenders in Spain are habitually suspended so the Portuguese defender, now playing in China for Shanghai SIPG, is likely to avoid prison. (more...)