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Nets guard D'Angelo Russell expected to miss several games
- November 13, 2017

Russell was injured during Saturday night's road loss to the Utah Jazz , and he traveled back to NY for an MRI. The Nets' point guard injury woes continue, and this time it's to D'Angelo Russell, who is in the midst of a breakout season. (more...)
CFL's Ottawa Redblacks Prove Canada Has The Best Touchdown Celebrations CFL's Ottawa Redblacks Prove Canada Has The Best Touchdown Celebrations
- November 13, 2017

With the win, the Riders' first of the post-season under second-year head coach Chris Jones, puts the Riders into the Eastern Final, where they'll take on the Toronto Argonauts on November 19. The Riders had rolled up 419 yards of offence through three quarters, taking a three-score lead, 31-14, to the fourth quarter. While two of his teammates, Juron Criner and Dominique Rhymes , held up Diontae Spencer , who had just scored a 56-yard touchdown like a bar, Greg Ellingson limboed under ... (more...)
Joe Haden goes out with injury vs. Colts Joe Haden goes out with injury vs. Colts
- November 13, 2017

Fresh off their bye week, the Steelers looked slow and off tempo from the start. Steelers CB Joe Haden was forced from Sunday's game against the Colts with a left leg injury, and will not return. The Steelers got back into the game with a Ben Roethlisberger to JuJu Smith-Schuster seven-yard score. Vance McDonald caught his first touchdown pass of the season and the Steelers completed a 2-point conversion to tie the game 17-17 in the 4th quarter. (more...)
Saints RB Daniel Lasco taken off field by ambulance Saints RB Daniel Lasco taken off field by ambulance
- November 12, 2017

First-quarter blues: Counting a 37-yard Stephen Hauschka field goal, the Bills have scored a total of nine first-quarter points this season. Third down woes: In total, the Bills were 2-for-11 on third down against the Saints. On Sunday, New Orleans Saints RB Daniel Lasco collided with Bills WR Brandon Tate and he didn't move following that play. The Saints announced Lasco had a spine injury and was taken to a local hospital while in the care of team doctor Michael Hartman. (more...)
No NFL players protest before games on Veterans Day weekend
- November 12, 2017

Customer and Army veteran Andy Barcellona asked the owners of Woody's Roadside Tavern in Farmingdale to sacrifice Sunday football. In Colorado, a decorated local veteran recently turned down an invitation from the Denver Broncos to be honored during Sunday night's game against the New England Patriots, Fox 31 reported . (more...)
Lions activate Taylor Decker from PUP list ahead of Browns game Lions activate Taylor Decker from PUP list ahead of Browns game
- November 12, 2017

On the first play from scrimmage, rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer completed a 38-yard pass down the left sideline. Halfway through the season, the Lions are finally getting their starting left tackle on the field. Of the 22 scores Cleveland has allowed, 17 have been touchdowns and they've allowed all 5 field goal tries. It's the fourth defensive score this season for the Lions, seventh fumble recovery this season for the Lions, and first fumble recovery returned for a touchdown for the ... (more...)
Arkansas quarterback arrested on suspicion of DWI and careless driving Arkansas quarterback arrested on suspicion of DWI and careless driving
- November 12, 2017

In a statement, Arkansas coach Bret Bielema said he was aware of the arrest and gathering information. In its online database , the sheriff's office states Cole Kelley was booked at around 8:45 a.m. Now, details have emerged in Kelley's arrest, as the arrest report has been obtained from the Fayetteville District Court. He's appeared in nine games this year and has taken over as the team's starter after leading the team to wins against Ole Miss and Coastal Carolina. (more...)
Minnesota Vikings at Washington Redskins - 11/12/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction Minnesota Vikings at Washington Redskins - 11/12/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- November 12, 2017

After a week off, the Minnesota Vikings are ready to head to the Nation's Capital to face the Washington Redskins . The injury was a blow to the Vikings, who were coming off their first NFC North title since 2009. Keenum finished the contest with 27 completions for 288 yards, two touchdowns, and an interception. Washington is in tough here as the Vikings defense is playing with a ton of confidence and I don't see their offense being able to do much on them as Minny gets the win and cover. (more...)
LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Likely to Be Placed on House Arrest LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Likely to Be Placed on House Arrest
- November 12, 2017

On Thursday, Ken Sugiura of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported the players, who were released on bail Wednesday, might serve the punishment at the Hyatt Regency Hangzhou, the hotel where UCLA and Georgia Tech players stayed ahead of their game Saturday (Friday night US time) in Shanghai. (more...)
Ryan Giggs' Views On Ruben Loftus-Cheek Has Confused Everyone Ryan Giggs' Views On Ruben Loftus-Cheek Has Confused Everyone
- November 12, 2017

Wembley witnessed England's most entertaining performance in months as Southgate handed five players their senior bow, including man-of-the-match Loftus-Cheek and outstanding goalkeeper Jordan Pickford. 'He's had a few injuries early in the season, but what he's shown is that if he plays with better players he is a better player. He added: "I've known Ruben a long time - I think the first time I saw him was in an under-16 global". (more...)
Action from World Cup play-off second leg Action from World Cup play-off second leg
- November 12, 2017

Switzerland are well placed to progress to Russian Federation thanks to their controversial penalty last week. "All of us, as young players growing up, have always dreamt of that stage, playing at the World Cup ". Switzerland's marauding full-backs, Rodriguez and Stephan Lichtsteiner, had largely been subdued but the latter broke from defence into the Northern Irish box at the start of second half to set up a Zuber chance that Hughes blocked. (more...)
Seahawks, Russell Wilson Face Scrutiny Over Concussion Protocol Seahawks, Russell Wilson Face Scrutiny Over Concussion Protocol
- November 12, 2017

Referee Walt Anderson sent Wilson off the field. Wilson left the game after being hit in the chin in the third quarter. "The NFL concussion policy states that a player believed to have concussion symptoms can not return to "practice or play" unless a team physician and an independent neurological consultant clear him". (more...)
Roger Goodell making ludicrous contract demands to NFL
- November 12, 2017

Jones' recent outbursts in public and in private, and his attacks on commissioner Roger Goodell , are being seen by his peers as a direct reaction to his anger of Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension, the sources said, and are diminishing his respect and influence among other owners. (more...)
NFL Reviewing Russell Wilson's Lack of Concussion Test NFL Reviewing Russell Wilson's Lack of Concussion Test
- November 12, 2017

The NFL said Friday that it is conducting a "thorough review" of the situation, and later told ESPN that it has not yet started its investigation or come to any conclusions. On the following Seahawks offensive possession, Wilson was back on the field, and he finished the game. "Well I got smacked in the jaw pretty good there". (more...)
DeRozan scores 33 points in Raptors' victory over Pelicans DeRozan scores 33 points in Raptors' victory over Pelicans
- November 12, 2017

Raptors: DeRozan attempted a team-high five 3s in the first, making two of them. If they stand side by side and extend their arms, their pterodactyl-like wingspan roughly covers a combined 14 feet, which is a considerable barrier to have to try to penetrate for an opponent attacking the rim in an National Basketball Association game. (more...)
LeBron James on Dennis Smith Jr.: LeBron James on Dennis Smith Jr.: "He should be a Knick"
- November 12, 2017

LeBron James and the Cavaliers cut it a little close against the Mavericks on Saturday night. Following the game, LeBron James spoke to reporters on Dennis Smith Jr . "He's an unbelievable talent", James said. He's very poised to be his age, can shoot the ball, and penetrate. LeBron James called Shabazz Napier his favorite player in the 2014 Draft, shortly before leaving the Miami Heat, who traded two second round picks to get their best player's favorite player. (more...)
MS Dhoni inaugurates his first global cricket academy in Dubai MS Dhoni inaugurates his first global cricket academy in Dubai
- November 12, 2017

Dhoni retired from Test cricket during India's tour of Australia in 2014/15 before stepping down as skipper of the limited overs side in 2016, allowing Virat Kohli to take on the mantle of Indian captaincy in all three formats of the game. (more...)
Chicago Bears in rare position in Week 10 Chicago Bears in rare position in Week 10
- November 12, 2017

Bennett was waived by the Green Bay Packers on Wednesday with a failure to disclose a medical condition designation. KEYS TO THE GAME: Since Aaron Rodgers went down with a shoulder injury in Week 7, the Packers' high-flying offense has pretty much been grounded. (more...)
Nottinghamshire's Ball will be fit for Ashes opener Nottinghamshire's Ball will be fit for Ashes opener
- November 12, 2017

But Trevor Bayliss was pretty curt in explaining why George Garton, a fast bowler (albeit a highly promising one with an extraordinary action and decent pace) with only six Championship appearances, has ended up with the squad in Townsville . (more...)
Arsenal star injured on worldwide duty: Gunners blow ahead of Tottenham clash Arsenal star injured on worldwide duty: Gunners blow ahead of Tottenham clash
- November 12, 2017

The 31-year-old scored France's second goal in their 2-0 win over Wales on Friday night but returned to north London on Sunday after suffering a thigh strain. "Arsene's always supporting me and there is a lot of trust in each other", Giroud said. I am thinking that the story between the club and myself is not over and not finished. (more...)