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Injured soccer player: bus attack 'hardest 15 minutes of my life' Injured soccer player: bus attack 'hardest 15 minutes of my life'
- April 23, 2017

The German side were defeated 3-2 by the French club in the first leg of the quarter-final on Wednesday, 24 hours after the scheduled game had been postponed. "It is very hard today to think to go and play football". While Dortmund have been resolute in their desire to keep the Pennsylvania native, there will be many clubs out there willing to tempt them as long as he's proving how much talent and potential he has in big games. (more...)
NBA fines Westbrook $15000 for postgame comments NBA fines Westbrook $15000 for postgame comments
- April 23, 2017

Returning home, can the Oklahoma City Thunder find a way to get past the Houston Rockets in Game 3 tonight at 9:30PM ET? The Western Conference affiliates will marry back up on Sunday in Oklahoma City with Game 4 slated to tip at 3:30 ET. (more...)
Warriors take 2-0 series lead on Blazers, win without Durant
- April 23, 2017

So after the Trail Blazers fell 121-109 to the Warriors in Game One of their first round, best-of-seven series Sunday afternoon at Oracle Arena, it only made sense for Lillard to do the same thing he would have done after playing a game in Oakland roughly a decade earlier: he went to see his grandmother. (more...)
Funeral Plans Announced in CT for Aaron Hernandez Funeral Plans Announced in CT for Aaron Hernandez
- April 23, 2017

He reportedly left three notes before his tragic action addressed to his fiancée Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez, daughter Avielle and an unnamed gay prison lover . The Daily Mail reported the same about Hernandez's note being written for a prison boyfriend, though other news reports said the note was for a lawyer. (more...)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic ruled out for the season with knee injury Zlatan Ibrahimovic ruled out for the season with knee injury
- April 23, 2017

The pair join a long list of casualties at the Premier League club, with Chris Smalling, Phil Jones and Juan Mata already on the sidelines. However, the injury woes don't stop for Mourinho who will be left devastated with the setbacks his squad are suffering at such a crucial time of the campaign when they're battling for a top four Premier League finish and prepare for the semi-finals of the Europa League. (more...)
Patrick Mahomes feels like Bill O'Brien 'especially' likes him Patrick Mahomes feels like Bill O'Brien 'especially' likes him
- April 23, 2017

With all the talk over the recent week being about the Buffalo Bills interest in North Carolina quarterback Mitch Trubisky, few have payed attention to another route that the team might pursue. It's hard to imagine Mahomes wouldn't be enamored with options like Will Fuller and DeAndre Hopkins available to him. Texans head coach Bill O'Brien said that even if Houston selects a quarterback in the draft, it would be a "tough task" for that rookie to start right away. (more...)
Murray Set To Miss Out On Champions Cup Semi Final Murray Set To Miss Out On Champions Cup Semi Final
- April 23, 2017

Saracens halted the recent cycle of English failure at the Aviva Stadium today, to storm into the Champions Cup Final again - and take another giant step towards claiming the double Double. Munster's hooker added: "It's brilliant that he's staying around". Tyler Bleyendaal , 9. Duncan Williams; 1. The final change comes by way of winger Andrew Conway who joins Keith Earls and Simon Zebo in the back three. (more...)
10-man Hull gets EPL survival boost with win over Watford 10-man Hull gets EPL survival boost with win over Watford
- April 23, 2017

I respect it of course because it is not easy being a referee. "We all make mistakes". He took his goal very well, reacting quickest after hitting the bar, and was a real livewire in the second half where Hull looked very risky on the break. (more...)
Duke's Garyson Allen will return for senior season
- April 23, 2017

Grayson Allen will return to the Duke men's basketball team for his senior season, SB Nation reports . Allen built on that final game by earning second team All-American honors in his sophomore season. The Blue Devils won the ACC Tournament, and were eliminated by SC in the second round. He is a career.435 shooter from the floor and.386 from three-point range. (more...)
Kershaw rips Rockies' Anderson for 'disrespectful' actions Kershaw rips Rockies' Anderson for 'disrespectful' actions
- April 23, 2017

The Dodgers have a.500 record, broken down thusly: 3-1 when Kershaw starts, 5-7 when he does not. After Trevor Story led off the fifth with a double, Kershaw retired the next three batters, ending the threat with a strikeout of Charlie Blackmon on a 74 miles per hour rainbow. (more...)
Anthony Joshua Shows Off Crushing Power and Speed Anthony Joshua Shows Off Crushing Power and Speed
- April 23, 2017

The British sensation Joshua has knocked out all 18 of his professional opponents in a meteoric rise to stardom, while the long-reigning world champion from Ukraine, Klitschko, aims to win back titles he previously held in his 11-year rule as heavyweight world champion. (more...)
Education secretary, teachers union chief visit Ohio school Education secretary, teachers union chief visit Ohio school
- April 23, 2017

Trump's budget plan would remove $2.4 billion in grants for teacher training and $1.2 billion in funding for summer- and after-school programs. DeVos's visit came after receiving an invitation from American Federation of Teachers (AFT) President Randi Weingarten. (more...)
NFL, Cardinals schedule to be released Thursday NFL, Cardinals schedule to be released Thursday
- April 23, 2017

The Eagles will play consecutive west-coast games in the 2017 season, just not the pair that many had anticipated. Let us know in the comment section below. Do the Rams deserve more? Since the AFL-NFL merger, the Chargers have not played on Thanksgiving. The rest of the opening weekend will feature what seems like a yearly occurrence, with Dallas playing host to the New York Giants on Sunday night. (more...)
Jazz Lose Rudy Gobert, Beat Clippers Anyway on Joe Johnson Buzzer-Beater Jazz Lose Rudy Gobert, Beat Clippers Anyway on Joe Johnson Buzzer-Beater
- April 23, 2017

But I feel like we're not at that point. That is one bright spot in Saturday's debacle. The incredible crunch time feats of Joe Johnson struck again, delivering a victory for the Utah Jazz over the Los Angeles Clippers , who kicked off the 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs by choking at home, certainly a meme worthy feat. (more...)
Traders are Watching: The Gap, Inc. (GPS)
- April 23, 2017

Morgan Stanley restated an "underweight" rating on shares of Gap in a research note on Tuesday, November 29th. The Gap, Inc. (GPS ) has 400.55 Million shares outstanding and 226.89 Million shares were floated in market. The ex-dividend date was Friday, December 30th. Gap's payout ratio is now 55.09%. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-five have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. (more...)
Rangers release OF Hamilton after latest knee injury Rangers release OF Hamilton after latest knee injury
- April 23, 2017

Texas said Hamilton injured his right knee while rehabbing from a February procedure to fix the meniscus in his left knee. It's not known what's next for the 35-year-old, who was in the mix for a roster spot in Spring Training before going under the knife. (more...)
After lengthy layoffs, Porter and Berto get it on Saturday After lengthy layoffs, Porter and Berto get it on Saturday
- April 23, 2017

ET/6:30 p.m. PT). The victor of the eagerly-anticipated contest will become the mandatory challenger to WBC champion Thurman (28-0-KO22). I've seen the best of his career and the worst. The brief journey into the hypothetical was fun, but the fight that now matters is Porter-Berto. “This is what we work hard to get to. We're prepared to outbox him or to be aggressive and take the fight to him. (more...)
Don't expect Lions QB Matthew Stafford to take a hometown discount Don't expect Lions QB Matthew Stafford to take a hometown discount
- April 23, 2017

The two joined the chat - and you could hear a pin drop as the Lions superstars talked to the kids about life in the big leagues. There's plenty of time to seal the deal and I think they'll get it done, as they should. "I know every year teams find good ways to put good teams around good quarterbacks". Lions general manager Bob Quinn told season tickets members at an event last week that he and Stafford's representation have started initial talks on a contract extension. (more...)
Mourinho fears worst over Zlatan and Rojo Mourinho fears worst over Zlatan and Rojo
- April 23, 2017

Who impressed and who disappointed for Manchester United against Anderlecht? The former Chelsea manager calls Rashford "the kid". Nothing has yet come out about the nature of Ibrahimovic's injury, nor how long he could be out. And that wasn't the only tweet the ex-England striker fired back at critics. Pogba, on the other hand, now leads the Europa League with most passes completed at 664 (i.e. (more...)
The Houston Texans have the toughest schedule of the 2017 National Football League season The Houston Texans have the toughest schedule of the 2017 National Football League season
- April 23, 2017

The NFL makes the 2017 schedule official at 7 tonight, but this much is known about the Texans' opponents: They'll play four nationally televised games. Houston traded its 2016 starter, Brock Osweiler, to the Cleveland Browns, leaving Tom Savage and Brandon Weeden as the only two passers left on the Texans roster. (more...)