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Swinney blasts Dave Doeren, says needs to investigate his own side Swinney blasts Dave Doeren, says needs to investigate his own side
- November 07, 2017

State out of first place and preparing for a Florida State game that can vault Clemson into another ACC Championship Game. Atlantic Coast Conference spokesman Kevin Best said Sunday league officials conferred with Clemson and are "satisfied with their explanation" for why a laptop was on the sideline during the game . (more...)
Roger Goodell will be deposed in Colin Kaepernick collusion case Roger Goodell will be deposed in Colin Kaepernick collusion case
- November 07, 2017

Kaepernick opted out of his contract with the San Francisco 49ers at the end of last season and planned to find a role with another NFL team, but still finds himself without a job despite a slew of quarterback injuries around the league and his reported eagerness to play. (more...)
Liverpool target Van Dijk: I'm happy at Southampton, let's see what happens Liverpool target Van Dijk: I'm happy at Southampton, let's see what happens
- November 07, 2017

The Dutch global was widely expected to leave St Mary's over the summer after being sidelined by a long-term foot injury, although Liverpool botched their initial pursuit and issued an apology for "any misunderstanding" amid reports that they were about to be reported to the Premier League over an alleged illegal approach. (more...)
Four Critics Groups Disqualify Disney Films Over Los Angeles Times Ban Four Critics Groups Disqualify Disney Films Over Los Angeles Times Ban
- November 07, 2017

In response to the attempted blacklisting by Disney , other media outlets protested that they wouldn't be covering Disney films until the ban was revoked. Times' coverage, and have black-listed them from all future press screenings and events. On Monday, Ava Duvernay , the director of Disney's upcoming film adaptation of "A Wrinkle In Time ", took to Twitter to say that she would stand in solidarity with the Post's film critic, Alyssa Rosenberg , and all journalists who are boycotting ... (more...)
Dave Sarachan names 21-player USMNT roster for Portugal friendly
- November 07, 2017

McKennie has turned heads since breaking into Schalke's lineup, while Sargent is capping a year that saw him star at both the U.S. Under-20 and Under-17 World Cups. "With this particular roster and the availability of players, it was a great opportunity to bring Josh", Sarachan said. "It's an opportunity for many players who haven't been in the picture that we feel have a bright future with the national team to get to measure themselves in a game against a quality opponent". (more...)
Harden, Porzingis named NBA Players of the Week Harden, Porzingis named NBA Players of the Week
- November 07, 2017

Last week, guard Victor Oladipo of the Indiana Pacers was named Eastern Conference Player of the Week and center DeMarcus Cousins of the New Orleans Pelicans was named Western Conference Player of the Week . The Rockets went 3-1 this past week as Harden played like a man possessed. "The challenge is never too big for me", said Porzingis , who is the first player in the National Basketball Association since 1983-84 to post at least 40 points, five rebounds, five blocks and make ... (more...)
Diego Simeone tops Everton managerial shortlist Diego Simeone tops Everton managerial shortlist
- November 07, 2017

It is claimed that the Blues chief will meet his fellow board members later this week to confirm he is willing to back a new long-term manager with serious funding to match some of the biggest clubs in the Premier League . Everton should not "panic" in their managerial search by appointing Sam Allardyce , says former Toffees midfielder Leon Osman. A sudden return to work for Allardyce will reportedly trigger a £2m compensation package for Palace because he has taken another job before ... (more...)
Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) Downgraded by BidaskClub Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) Downgraded by BidaskClub
- November 07, 2017

Several other analysts also recently issued reports on vehicle. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. acquired a new stake in shares of Avis Budget Group during the 2nd quarter worth about $191,000. As per Friday, September 15, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The stock has "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, September 27. (more...)
Milwaukee Bucks Trade Greg Monroe, Draft Pick for Eric Bledsoe Milwaukee Bucks Trade Greg Monroe, Draft Pick for Eric Bledsoe
- November 07, 2017

The 27-year-old is averaging 6.8 points and 5.0 rebounds per game in 15.8 minutes. Bledsoe will be an unrestricted free agent following the 2018-19 season. Bledsoe gives the Bucks a boost at the point guard position coming off a 2016-17 season in which he averaged 21.1 points, 6.3 assists, 4.8 rebounds and 1.3 steals per game. (more...)
Vikings don't want to rush Teddy Bridgewater's return, teammate says Vikings don't want to rush Teddy Bridgewater's return, teammate says
- November 07, 2017

Rapaport speculated that the Vikings will keep backup quarterback Case Keenum behind center to start the Redskins game. The 29-year-old Keenum has thrown for 1,610 yards, seven touchdowns and three interceptions while completing 63.9 percent of his passing attempts and registering a passer rating of 88.8. (more...)
Edmonton Oilers shut out by Red Wings for another loss at home Edmonton Oilers shut out by Red Wings for another loss at home
- November 07, 2017

C Frans Nielsen celebrated his 700th National Hockey League game with an audacious tip-in goal on a point shot from Nick Jensen to open the scoring 3:23 into the first period. The Canucks rallied in the third period with goals 2:14 apart, but Tatar scored the victor with just 1:14 left to play, dashing any hope of getting to overtime and securing at least a point. (more...)
Harry Kane: 'I am not fully fit' Harry Kane: 'I am not fully fit'
- November 07, 2017

England host Germany at Wembley on Friday and then play Brazil at the same venue on 14 November. England face friendly matches against Brazil and Germany over the next fortnight, with Tottenham's Dele Alli having already pulled out of the squad due to injury. (more...)
Melbourne Cup jockey suffers horror fall in early race at Flemington Melbourne Cup jockey suffers horror fall in early race at Flemington
- November 07, 2017

Joao Moreira is out of the Cup after sickening fall. Regal Monarch takes a turn for the worst. "It is with sadness that we can confirm that the horse has been humanely euthanised on veterinary advice as a result of the injuries sustained". (more...)
Injured Finn out of the Ashes, but Moeen expected to be fit Injured Finn out of the Ashes, but Moeen expected to be fit
- November 07, 2017

Scans have revealed the tall seamer has torn cartilage in his left knee. Such a ban would allow him adequate time to recover from the fractured hand he suffered in the incident that has landed him in hot water; and warm-up with a two-day tour match in Perth a couple of days out from the Test. (more...)
Work hard or sit in the stands - Antonio Conte tells David Luiz Work hard or sit in the stands - Antonio Conte tells David Luiz
- November 07, 2017

The Blues looked back to their best following their harrowing 3-0 defeat at the hands of AS Roma in the Champions League last Tuesday, with the Premier League champions equally as impressive in both attack and defence. I have these players and then I repeat I have to make the best decision for the team. Every day you put my future [in the spotlight]. "I thought the decision to drop Luiz was the right decision". (more...)
Man Utd midfielder Mata: Lukaku good man. Good guy Man Utd midfielder Mata: Lukaku good man. Good guy
- November 07, 2017

Width of the 18-yard box, that's where he's most risky. He has contributed in other ways, but with his goalscoring output decreasing, Man United's form has suffered. He told the BBC: "I do feel for him". He is well capable of scoring in this team but he is making the wrong moves and the chances aren't coming. Mkhitaryan had six passes to him today as they're attacking midfielder. (more...)
ATP and Red Bull apologise for 'unacceptable' draw ceremony ATP and Red Bull apologise for 'unacceptable' draw ceremony
- November 07, 2017

South Korea's Hyeon Chung was asked to pull a model's glove off with his teeth. Judy Murray described footage of the draw as bad and Amélie Mauresmo, the 2006 Wimbledon champion, said that it was a disgrace. Sports journalist Reem Abulleil said she was left "speechless" and "sad" by the ceremony, while tennis journalist Ben Rothenberg called it "stunningly uncomfortable, cringeworthy and trashy". (more...)
Sacked Bilic statistically West Ham's most successful manager Sacked Bilic statistically West Ham's most successful manager
- November 07, 2017

The former Manchester United and Everton manager has been out of work since leaving Sunderland after their relegation in May. Bilic's tenure ended in a meeting with David Sullivan on Monday morning and the club moved immediately to secure the services of Moyes, who flew in from Qatar for talks in London . (more...)
Mitchell Starc Has Taken Another Bloody Hat-Trick In The Sheffield Shield Mitchell Starc Has Taken Another Bloody Hat-Trick In The Sheffield Shield
- November 07, 2017

Now, he has two. The Aussie pacer took his second hat-trick of the match to deliver Sheffield Shield victory for New South Wales over Western Australia at Hurstville on Tuesday. Starc is the first player to achieve the feat in 39 years and the only Australian after T.J. Matthews did it for Australia against South Africa in 1912. (more...)
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...)