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Warriors' Curry, Iguodala fined for incident at Memphis Warriors' Curry, Iguodala fined for incident at Memphis
- October 25, 2017

While Monday night's game between the Warriors and Mavs turned into a signature Golden State beatdown, one that included a Dubs rookie throwing an alley-oop off the backboard to himself - the nerve! - and Draymond Green putting another rookie in his rightful place , there was an extremely touching moment that happened beforehand. (more...)
Dwight Freeney, Seahawks Agree to Contract Dwight Freeney, Seahawks Agree to Contract
- October 25, 2017

Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . Dwight Freeney #93 of the Atlanta Falcons celebrates after defeating the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game at the Georgia Dome on January 22, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. (more...)
Anthony Davis Needs An MRI After Suffering A Knee Injury Against Portland
- October 25, 2017

Davis appeared to bump knees with Damian Lillard while setting a screen before heading to the locker room with 6:59 left in the first quarter. Davis has dealt with multiple injuries throughout his career. Before Tuesday's injury, Davis became the first player since at least 1983-84 to score at least 95 points and collect at least 50 rebounds in the first three games of the season. (more...)
'Big six' Premier League teams lose revenue proposal 'Big six' Premier League teams lose revenue proposal
- October 25, 2017

Some of the smaller clubs banded together to strongly oppose a proposal which would have seen 35% of the money distributed according to league position. The Premier League said in a statement: "Clubs have been discussing the distribution formula for their worldwide broadcasting revenues". But now the Premier League confirmed the meetings cancellation, citing a a lack of "consensus for change" as their reasoning. (more...)
Hurricanes drop second straight, fall to Lightning at home Hurricanes drop second straight, fall to Lightning at home
- October 25, 2017

They often found themselves digging out of a hole, whether it be due to a careless turnover or defensive lapse in their own end. When the Lightning score first this year, they boast a 6-1 record. Steven Stamkos has a league-best 18 points, and Nikita Kucherov shares the lead with 10 goals. Vasilevskiy has been huge between the pipes this year for the Bolts. (more...)
The Cleveland Cavaliers defeat the Chicago Bulls, 119-112 Video The Cleveland Cavaliers defeat the Chicago Bulls, 119-112 Video
- October 25, 2017

This is James' first official start at point guard since February 3, 2005, during his first stint with the Cavs, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Bulls had a great first half, but the second half was opposite. The Chicago Bulls were red-hot from the three-point line against the Cleveland Cavaliers . (more...)
PSG still keen on move for Coutinho PSG still keen on move for Coutinho
- October 25, 2017

The Brazil global handed in a transfer request, yet manager Jurgen Klopp was able to convince him to stay at Anfield until January at the earliest. As such, Liverpool reportedly remain hopeful of their chances of coaxing the talented German away from France in the near future, with the promise of a starring role in their setup. (more...)
Arsenal vs Norwich: Wenger hints at team selection for Carabao Cup Arsenal vs Norwich: Wenger hints at team selection for Carabao Cup
- October 25, 2017

However, the Germany worldwide appeared fully focused yesterday as he produced a superb performance in Arsenal's 5-2 victory away to Everton , during which he scored and provided an assist for Alexandre Lacazette . " Always at the service of the team with his quality of his passing and when he is at that level, he is an exceptional football player", Wenger said . (more...)
L'Inter dilaga, poi rischia ma vince e va prima, 3-2 alla Sampdoria L'Inter dilaga, poi rischia ma vince e va prima, 3-2 alla Sampdoria
- October 25, 2017

Non si può rischiare in una partita del genere come abbiamo fatto nel finale. Il gol subito dà una scossa alla difesa nerazzurra che arretra e dopo il clamoroso errore in contropiede di Icardi subisce il 3-2 su colpo di testa di Quagliarella . (more...)
Colin Kaepernick lands million-dollar book deal Colin Kaepernick lands million-dollar book deal
- October 25, 2017

The national anthem protests have continued in Kaepernick's absence, and President Donald Trump added fuel to the issue with comments last month saying NFL players who kneeled in protest should be fired by owners for doing so. Kaepernick became a free agent after the 2016 season and is not now playing in the NFL. Since the inception of his controversial #TakeAKnee campaign, where he began kneeling during the national anthem in efforts to combat racial injustice, Kaepernick has remained ... (more...)
Leicester still in the hunt after sinking Leeds
- October 25, 2017

Draw at half-time and a Leicester win is rated at 3/1. The 2-1 victory was primarily in part to an inspired Riyad Mahrez and the re-introduction of Shinji Okazaki into the squad. That could mean the likes of Ben Hamer, Ben Chilwell, Aleksandar Dragovic, Daniel Amartey, Leonardo Ulloa and Islam Slimani could all feature from the off, however, the Foxes will still be without two for the tie. (more...)
Sony Hires Hulu's Hopkins As Head of Global TV Unit Sony Hires Hulu's Hopkins As Head of Global TV Unit
- October 25, 2017

Randy Freer has been named CEO of Hulu . "Mike is a demonstrated and imaginative pioneer who has assumed a key part in rethinking the present television scene, both for buyers and for how content makers contact them". He also oversaw Hulu's expansion into pay TV, with a service that offered live news, entertainment and sports. " Hulu is at the centre of transformation in entertainment", Mr Freer said in a statement. (more...)
Ronaldo wins FIFA Men's Player of the Year award Ronaldo wins FIFA Men's Player of the Year award
- October 25, 2017

And since his Real Madrid won both La Liga and the Champions League last season - the latter for a third time in four years and a second in a row. 'But I have the feeling that more and more things are going on in voting, that there are more vested interests, from commercial firms to the mass media, and that the criteria that decides the balance in favour of one or another name varies according to the year... (more...)
Astros or Dodgers? Sporting News experts make their picks Astros or Dodgers? Sporting News experts make their picks
- October 25, 2017

Shortstop Corey Seager and right-hander Brandon McCarthy were added to the active roster for the World Series by the Los Angeles Dodgers , who dropped outfielder Curtis Granderson and backup catcher Kyle Farmer. The Dodgers are making their first World Series appearance since 1988, when Kirk Gibson, Orel Hershiser and Tommy Lasorda helped LA beat Oakland. The Dodgers will be at home for the first two games before heading to Houston's Minute Maid Park for Game 3 on Friday. (more...)
Sergio Aguero to captain Manchester City against Wolverhampton Wanderers Sergio Aguero to captain Manchester City against Wolverhampton Wanderers
- October 25, 2017

The Argentine equalled Eric Brook 's club record of 177 goals against Burnley at the weekend and is handed the armband as he bids to become Man City's all-time goalscorer. They are now through to the quarter finals of the competition. Crystal Palace came unstuck, however, with the Premier League's last-place team losing 4-1 at second-tier Bristol City. (more...)
76ers' Fultz has shoulder procedure 76ers' Fultz has shoulder procedure
- October 25, 2017

Fultz's agent, Raymond Brothers , told Wojnarowski that Fultz "literally can not raise up his arms to shoot the basketball". "He made a decision to try and fight through the pain to help the team.", Brothers told ESPN . But Fultz is not there and neither are the Sixers. Three (Nerlens Noel, Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons ) cautiously healed injuries, while a fourth (Dario Saric) stayed in Europe despite being a lottery pick. (more...)
Eddie Jackson Makes History as Bears Beat Panthers Eddie Jackson Makes History as Bears Beat Panthers
- October 25, 2017

The Panthers defense actually played very well considering defensive captains Luke Kuechly and Kurt Coleman were both out. "There's no excuse not to come in and find a way to win this football game", Newton said. It was far from just Samuel at fault. This has been a roller-coaster season for Newton, who made headlines for mocking a female reporter earlier this month. (more...)
Juventus Legend Gianluigi Buffon Set To Retire At The Of The Season Juventus Legend Gianluigi Buffon Set To Retire At The Of The Season
- October 25, 2017

Courtois ( Chelsea ), Lloris (Tottenham), Oblak (Atlético Madrid), Ter Stegen (Barcelona) and Allison (Roma) grab the remaining votes, with the latter only managing to capture 0.01%. But reports say the World Cup victor, who picked up his eighth Serie A title with Juve last season, will hang up his gloves. It was because De Gea did not appear on the list at all . (more...)
Per Mertesacker: 'Crucial that Arsenal hit back against Everton' Per Mertesacker: 'Crucial that Arsenal hit back against Everton'
- October 25, 2017

The victory was also another ideal response to those who thought they were going to struggle in another away game against a top six side. Lacazette scored his first away goal for Arsenal after Sanchez and Ozil had combined to set him up, but Wenger said fellow striker Olivier Giroud still had a role to play despite losing his starting place. (more...)
Maxwell says refused service over kneeling for anthem Maxwell says refused service over kneeling for anthem
- October 25, 2017

He said that the local city council member he was with at lunch let the manager know what happened and the waiter was removed from their table and they ended up getting a different server. Maxwell, who will likely be the A's starting catcher in 2018 after hitting.237 in 76 games, told TMZ he has become friends with Kaepernick , who has also been a sort of mentor for Maxwell. (more...)