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Arsenal board urged to clarify Arsene Wenger future Arsenal board urged to clarify Arsene Wenger future
- October 26, 2017

That [selling] is just not our model. He added: 'We have dealt with this a lot in different organisations and we just think that Arsene is doing a great job and he's the right guy'. "Look, we want to be champions of everything". The Gunners have already been beaten three times in the Premier League and remain vulnerable defensively. (more...)
Man City fullback Danilo missing Real Madrid life Man City fullback Danilo missing Real Madrid life
- October 26, 2017

Although he spent time playing alongside Cristiano Ronaldo at the Santiago Bernabeu, it is the Argentine who Danilo labels No.1. "Messi? We have a really good squad, but you can improve everything... "Zidane and Guardiola? The're both great Coaches". However, the former Porto man admits that he has been missing Real Madrid, where he won two Champions Leagues and the Spanish league title during his two-year stay. (more...)
Bruce Maxwell Reportedly Denied Service For Protesting National Anthem Bruce Maxwell Reportedly Denied Service For Protesting National Anthem
- October 26, 2017

You are the guy who took a knee, ' " Keith said. The councilman "had some words" with the manager and a new waiter was assigned to the table, but not before the actions reminded Maxwell why he chose to make a statement in the first place. (more...)
Michael Bisping Reportedly Getting Sued For Strangling A Man At A Gym Michael Bisping Reportedly Getting Sued For Strangling A Man At A Gym
- October 26, 2017

St-Pierre is recognised as one of the greatest UFC fighters of all time, and has every right to be confident heading into any fight. I mean, if you don't know the ground (game), you shouldn't be in MMA. I have a lot of new tricks that I'm going to bring to the game. "Either a knockout or submission". Michael Bisping must have perfected the ratio of mix and sugar, because this Kool-Aid is completely drinkable. (more...)
Vin Scully gets help perfectly throwing out first pitch Vin Scully gets help perfectly throwing out first pitch
- October 26, 2017

Scully eventually called former Dodgers catcher Steve Yeager to catch his pitch - "It must be terrifying for you to look out here and see me", he told the 1981 Dodgers World Series co-MVP. Instead, Scully called to the "bullpen" for "a lefty". Then, as he gave the ball to Valenzuela, Scully remarked, "I feel like I'm nearly defiling the mound". (more...)
Despite trade rumors, Giancarlo Stanton still hasn't spoken with new Marlins' ownership
- October 26, 2017

Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton appeared Tuesday on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" The Miami Herald's Barry Jackson reported in the above linked story that the Marlins plan to cut payroll from $140 million to $90 million: as Stanton is set to make $25 million in 2018 in the first year of his extension where the payouts ramps up considerably, dealing him would be the biggest slash ownership could make to that payroll figure. (more...)
Sarfraz Ahmed shaken by fixing reports Sarfraz Ahmed shaken by fixing reports
- October 26, 2017

Players who expressed concerns about security - including batsman Chamara Kapugedara and bowler Suranga Lakmal, who survived the 2009 assault - have been dropped from the series. Dayasiri Jayasekara said Sri Lanka was satisfied with security preparations for the Twenty20 final in Lahore later in October despite reservations from some players. (more...)
Former Philly DA gets prison for selling office to 'parasites' Former Philly DA gets prison for selling office to 'parasites'
- October 26, 2017

Judge Paul Diamond gave Williams the maximum sentence - five years - and slammed him for "profound misconduct". In particular, Williams accepted to have received from Ali travels to luxurious resorts in the Dominican Republic, he accepted to have defrauded his own electoral committee after having used the money of his campaign for personal expenses and to have appropriated of resources directed to a center of attention directed by his mother. (more...)
Sabres shut out Red Wings, pick up first victory at home Sabres shut out Red Wings, pick up first victory at home
- October 26, 2017

Blashill said he would like to keep that power play intact, but likely not use Athanasiou on penalty-killing units for the first couple of games. "The arbitrator will play a part and that'll help", Athanasiou said. I think we're taking it day-by-day and seeing how I feel. "It's been a little bit stressful but I'm happy to be back here with the guys", Anathasiou said. (more...)
Northampton attack 'unjustified' citing after Dylan Hartley is cleared Northampton attack 'unjustified' citing after Dylan Hartley is cleared
- October 26, 2017

Northampton director or rugby Jim Mallinder questioned the charging of Hartley. He will be joined by Nathan Hughes even though the Wasps No 8 was found guilty of a risky tackle on Marcus Smith, with his two-week ban expiring before the opening game on November 11. (more...)
Chelsea boss issues huge warning to players and threatens to axe them Chelsea boss issues huge warning to players and threatens to axe them
- October 26, 2017

When it was suggested that Chelsea , under previous managers, might have collapsed at 2-1 down, Conte said: "I am not like the previous managers". "I read a quote the other day which I intend to use very regularly from now on: 'For every complex problem there is a solution that is simple, direct, understandable and wrong!'" "The club has to judge the work and honestly, I don't have this type of worry [about] if I lose the game, if the club decides to sack me". (more...)
Previewing Redskins Week 8 matchup vs. the Dallas Cowboys Previewing Redskins Week 8 matchup vs. the Dallas Cowboys
- October 26, 2017

But that hasn't been the case as the Cowboys have struggled to post a winning record this season. Right now, the Redskins are sitting at 3-3. There is a big NFC East battle on Sunday between the Dallas Cowboys and the Washington Redskins . (more...)
Forward Josh Smith plans to sign with New Orleans Pelicans Forward Josh Smith plans to sign with New Orleans Pelicans
- October 26, 2017

New Orleans also faced a similar problem last season, resulting on the emergency signing of Lance Stephenson, who later suffered an injury and was dropped from the roster. That season saw the former first-round pick average a career low 6.0 points in between Houston and the Los Angeles Clippers. Smith last played in the National Basketball Association during the 2015-16 season with the Houston Rockets, averaging 6.6 points per game. (more...)
Zinedine Zidane wins 2017 Best FIFA men`s Coach of the Year award Zinedine Zidane wins 2017 Best FIFA men`s Coach of the Year award
- October 26, 2017

Zidane's men kick-off the competition against third-tier Fuenlabrada on Thursday, with the first leg being held at Estadio Fernando Torres - named after the Atletico Madrid striker. But none of the aforementioned Italians had a genuine chance of winning this prize ahead of Zidane, who helped Real become the first team to successfully defend the Champions League in June. (more...)
Liverpool youngster Woodburn pens new deal Liverpool youngster Woodburn pens new deal
- October 26, 2017

He told Liverpoolfc.com: "It's an unbelievable feeling to sign a new contract with Liverpool". Woodburn has featured just once for Liverpool this season, but is hoping to add to that number and enjoy youth-team success. Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp , whose team are ninth in the league and host promoted Huddersfield Town on Saturday, said the youngster had the "perfect balance of talent and attitude". (more...)
David Stern says marijuana 'should be removed from ban list' David Stern says marijuana 'should be removed from ban list'
- October 26, 2017

He said he first started using CBD, which he says is the ant-inflammatory portion of marijuana , in 2012 after a botched knee surgery. Ended up having to get four more surgeries just to clean the infection out. "I'm now at the point where, personally, I think [weed] probably should be removed from the ban list", Stern told ex-NBA player Al Harrington during an interview for Uninterrupted . (more...)
Martavis Bryant discusses his meeting with Mike Tomlin Martavis Bryant discusses his meeting with Mike Tomlin
- October 26, 2017

On Sunday night, Bryant - after clarifying remarks made to a fan on Instagram about rookie JuJu Smith-Schuster - said, "I just want mines, period, point-blank". Bryant spoke with Tomlin on Tuesday. Bryant outlined his issues to ESPN's Josina Anderson , who on Tuesday reported that Bryant "point blank" wanted a trade if his role would remain the same. (more...)
Joel Berry's teammates hope there is a bright side to his injury Joel Berry's teammates hope there is a bright side to his injury
- October 26, 2017

Berry was also on the team in 2016, where the Tar Heels lost to Villanova in the national championship game. North Carolina , No. 9 in the preseason coaches poll, opens the 2017-18 season November 10 at home against Northern Iowa. "It might be a blessing in disguise", Pinson said. Marshall suffered a broken wrist during the 2012 NCAA tournament, which derailed UNC's title aspirations. (more...)
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton abruptly walks out of weekly press conference Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton abruptly walks out of weekly press conference
- October 26, 2017

Newton appeared to get frustrated toward the end of a long question about chunk plays and asked for another question. Even if Newton was turned off by ending of the question, where the reporter asked whether the Panthers had the "wherewithal" to consistently convert on chunk plays, that's still doesn't justify throwing a tantrum. (more...)
Browns Rookie DE Myles Garrett Placed In Concussion Protocol
- October 26, 2017

This is already the second injury Myles Garrett has been forced to deal with. He reported to the facility Tuesday morning with concussion-like symptoms. The Browns also confirmed will start at quarterback against Minnesota despite being benched for Cody Kessler in their loss to the Tennessee Titans last Sunday. (more...)