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Lampard: Passive West Ham players are scared Lampard: Passive West Ham players are scared
- November 07, 2017

The Scot will come in until the end of the season to try and revive their season and steer them well clear from the drop. But the manner of Saturday's latest capitulation at the London Stadium, coming just a fortnight after an equally desperate 3-0 home loss to newly-promoted Brighton, has forced the board to consider drastic action. (more...)
Green, Durant star as Warriors put Heat on ice Green, Durant star as Warriors put Heat on ice
- November 07, 2017

All that said, Stephen Curry's shot was not good enough for us to deem it as the best trick high-looper we've seen in the National Basketball Association. Heat: Coach Erik Spoelstra received a technical for arguing late in the first half. White played just 11 seconds over the rest of the first half. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton, the F1 champion, saved money leasing £16m jet from himself Lewis Hamilton, the F1 champion, saved money leasing £16m jet from himself
- November 07, 2017

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton, "one of the world's richest sportspeople, avoided paying European taxes on his private jet using an Isle of Man scheme" that will be investigated by United Kingdom tax authority HMRC, according to Juliette Garside of the London GUARDIAN. (more...)
Golden Knights fall in Toronto, while fans cheer in Las Vegas Golden Knights fall in Toronto, while fans cheer in Las Vegas
- November 07, 2017

Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock says that Matthews is dealing with general soreness. Matthews has 18 points (10 goals, eight assists) in 15 games this season. "I thought they did a real nice job", Babcock said. "Not playing without the puck right, turning over the puck". "That shootout is better still for him because you did it, now you get to go home and feel good about yourself and actually sleep good and get up tomorrow and have some zip in practice and stuff like that". (more...)
National Basketball Association wrap: Celtics hold off Hawks for ninth straight win National Basketball Association wrap: Celtics hold off Hawks for ninth straight win
- November 07, 2017

Dennis Schroder had 23 points for the rebuilding Hawks, who dropped to 2-9 a night after a surprising two-point win at Cleveland. The Celtics sit atop the National Basketball Association standings with a 9-2 record, which is their best mark to start a season since 2010-11. (more...)
Mourinho in PSG Talks as United Pressure Mounts Mourinho in PSG Talks as United Pressure Mounts
- November 07, 2017

But big-spending PSG have reportedly left the offer open should the situation at Old Trafford change. Since Jose Mourinho has taken over at the Manchester United helm, he has gone on to break the world transfer record, as well as spend a total sum around £300 million. (more...)
Porzingis scores career-high 40 points; Knicks win Porzingis scores career-high 40 points; Knicks win
- November 07, 2017

NY is 5-1 in its last six games after an 0-3 start. Porzingis tallied 17 points in the final quarter of the win. Porzingis also added 8 rebounds and six blocks during his brilliant performance. Kristaps Porzingis erupted for a career-high 40 points Sunday night, carrying the New York Knicks in a thrilling 108-101 comeback win against the visiting Indiana Pacers . (more...)
Alabama loses Shaun Dion Hamilton, Mack Wilson to season-ending injuries Alabama loses Shaun Dion Hamilton, Mack Wilson to season-ending injuries
- November 07, 2017

The skinny: Ta'amu made his second start for the Rebels in the wake of the season-ending injury to Shea Patterson, and he torched Kentucky's secondary in Ole Miss' 37-34 upset win. Saban said on a radio appearance last week that both are "doing extremely well" and left the door open for a return this season - again, more likely in a playoff scenario. (more...)
Marouane Fellaini to Sue New Balance Over Its Cleats Marouane Fellaini to Sue New Balance Over Its Cleats
- November 07, 2017

United have a policy of only offering a one-year deal to those players over the age of 30, but could have to bend their own rules to keep him at the club. Rojo, on the other hand, has been sidelined with knee ligament damage since April, but Mourinho recently claimed that he expects the defender to return following the November worldwide break. (more...)
Damian Lillard's 36 points, 13 assists most since Clyde Drexler Damian Lillard's 36 points, 13 assists most since Clyde Drexler
- November 07, 2017

Jusuf Nurkic added 25 points on 11-of-15 shooting for Portland. Russell Westbrook was hit in the face earlier in the game, but it wasn't reviewed by the officials. McCollum, and Jursuf Nurkic all played extremely well to lead Portland to their fifth win of the season, but the shot lies in those quotation marks around "big three" and noting down Carmelo's flagrant as a worthwhile stat. (more...)
Wayde van Niekerk nominated for IAAF World Athlete of the Year award
- November 07, 2017

South African Van Niekerk retained his world 400m world title in London, where Barshim won the high jump. Instead, Ethiopian 10 000m runner Almaz Ayana, Greek pole vaulter Ekaterini Stefanidi and Belgium's multi-event star Nafissatou Thiam have been nominated in the women's category. (more...)
Dhoni should realise his role in the team: Virender Sehwag Dhoni should realise his role in the team: Virender Sehwag
- November 07, 2017

Meanwhile, former India fast bowler Ajit Agarkar felt that India should look for options other than Dhoni in T20Is. "So clearly the more cricket anybody plays, it is better for him". He has to change the momentum early while chasing a strong total. Speaking to India TV , Sehwag backed Dhoni and said that he would never block the way for any youngster and step down at the right time. (more...)
Dele Alli limps out of England squad Dele Alli limps out of England squad
- November 07, 2017

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli pulls out of England's squad for the games against Germany and Brazil with a hamstring injury. A statement on the Football Association's website confirmed Keane had been added to the group of players due to report at St George's Park later on Monday. (more...)
Bill O'Brien Discusses Free Agent Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Bill O'Brien Discusses Free Agent Quarterback Colin Kaepernick
- November 07, 2017

O'Brien was pressed several times Monday about whether the Texans would sign Kaepernick if it were his decision. After that he was asked if he believes signing Kaepernick would make that job easier. That came midway through the fourth quarter. The following Sunday against the Seahawks , the majority of Texans players took a knee during the national anthem. (more...)
Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston facing 'at least two weeks' out Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston facing 'at least two weeks' out
- November 07, 2017

On the other hand, from what we saw on Sunday, the whole incident between Lattimore and Winston that caused Evans to throw the CB to the ground like it was a WWE match was instigated by Winston. Asked after the game if he thought he might be shut down for the season, Winston said: "I don't control that at all". "I hate losing. I hate losing". (more...)
Kevin Harvick, Martin Truex Jr. clinch spots in championship race Kevin Harvick, Martin Truex Jr. clinch spots in championship race
- November 07, 2017

That leaves only one spot in the "championship four", with one race to go before NASCAR heads to Homestead. Other short odds to win are Kyle Busch (+350), Kyle Larson (+550) and Kevin Harvick (+600). It is a fairly standard mile and half track in most respects, though the banking in turns 1 and 2 is slightly steeper than it is. I'm proud of what we did today. (more...)
Jameis Winston To Miss Jameis Winston To Miss "A Couple Of Weeks" With Injured Shoulder
- November 07, 2017

As quarterback, Ryan Fitzpatrick gets ready to make his first start as a Buccaneer . Winston suffered the shoulder injury in a Week 6 setback to the Arizona Cardinals , but started the next three games - losses to the Buffalo Bills, Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints - as the Bucs fell to 2-6. (more...)
Meunier Decided Against Chelsea Move to Fight for Place at PSG Meunier Decided Against Chelsea Move to Fight for Place at PSG
- November 07, 2017

Belgium global Meunier joined PSG from Club Brugge in 2016 and he made 22 Ligue 1 appearances in his debut season, sharing the right-back responsibilities with Serge Aurier. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte was in the hunt for cover for Victor Moses on the right-hand side during the last transfer window and eventually plumped for Davide Zappacosta from Torino. (more...)
Josh Gordon will report to Browns on Tuesday Josh Gordon will report to Browns on Tuesday
- November 07, 2017

Skipper noted the news in a Monday profile, pointing out Gordon hasn't played a game since the 2014 season and missed 51 of Cleveland's last 56 contests "because of struggles with substance abuse". On September 29, 2016, Gordon announced that he was entering a rehabilitation program. However, since that Pro Bowl season of 2013, Gordon has been suspended for 41 consecutive games dating back to the final week of the 2014 season, which was a team ban for reportedly missing a walk-through ... (more...)
South Korea expands sanctions list against North Korea
- November 07, 2017

Earlier in the day, the Foreign Ministry put 18 North Korean individuals on its blacklist subject to the unilateral sanctions, which will freeze their property within South Korean jurisdiction and ban their transactions with South Korean banks. (more...)