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'Espionage' - Honduras boss hits out at Australia amid drone claims
- November 14, 2017

A boy and his father playing with a new toy may have caused an worldwide sporting furore between Australia and Honduras, after allegations of "espionage" surfaced when a drone was spotted at Olympic Park. However, Pinto dismissed the explanation during his pre-match news conference on Tuesday. Drone-gate occurred during the Honduras training session at ANZ Stadium last night, with the story first coming to prominence when the official twitter account of the Honduran national team posted a ... (more...)
Watford reject Everton's Silva approach Watford reject Everton's Silva approach
- November 14, 2017

They can't have been too surprised at Watford's instant rejection, with Silva one of the most highly-rated young gaffers in the game today. The managerial hotseat is up for grabs at Goodison Park, after Ronald Koeman was sacked by the Toffees last month. (more...)
Instant reaction to Dolphins' 45-21 loss to the Panthers Instant reaction to Dolphins' 45-21 loss to the Panthers
- November 14, 2017

That helped Carolina to a season-high point total against the NFL's lowest-scoring team. The Panthers rushed for 296 yards and two touchdowns on the night. One of the few bright spots for the Dolphins all night was the run by Kenyan Drake. When Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was flat on his back in 2016, it was nearly always to clear his head after he'd been decked in the pocket, which was among the lasting images of the post-Super Bowl season. (more...)
Saeed Ajmal announces retirement from all forms of cricket
- November 14, 2017

He famously captured 24 wickets in three Tests against England in 2012. Speaking to the AFP, Ajmal said, "I am quitting all forms of cricket after the current National Twenty20 tournament". But in spite of his early successes, Ajmal said the last two years of his career had been frustrating. "PCB won't be doing anything special, so I thought I'd leave after this event", he said. (more...)
Prudential Financial Inc. Boosts Position in Celgene Corporation (CELG)
- November 14, 2017

Trust Co Of Oklahoma increased Celgene Corp ( CELG ) stake by 0.39% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The Horizon Investment Services Llc holds 31,803 shares with $4.13M value, up from 25,771 last quarter. After $1.78 actual earnings per share reported by Celgene Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.25% negative EPS growth. (more...)
British doctor punches shark on the nose to escape surf attack British doctor punches shark on the nose to escape surf attack
- November 14, 2017

Dr Fry said he managed to "scramble back on my board, shout at my friends and luckily a wave came, so I just sort of surfed the wave in". "If you are watching or listening, Mick, I owe you a beer". He was driven to a nearby hospital by his companions instead. Avoca and North Avoca beaches remained closed on Tuesday as authorities closely monitored the water for any sign of the shark. (more...)
Anthony Joshua burns fan in Twitter exchange Anthony Joshua burns fan in Twitter exchange
- November 14, 2017

Fury is now awaiting a UK Anti-Doping hearing so that his suspension can be lifted and his boxing licence returned. The 28-year-old has set his sights on American Deontay Wilder and a unification fight in early 2018. Fury hasn't returned to the ring since his victory over Klitschko in Germany in November 2015. The referee had to stop it in case you got caught or beat. (more...)
Gareon Conley Reportedly Placed on IR by Raiders with Shin Injury Gareon Conley Reportedly Placed on IR by Raiders with Shin Injury
- November 14, 2017

He hurt his shin during minicamp in June and missed all of training camp. The 6-foot-4, 305-pound Latham appeared in one game with Oakland this season, registering two tackles. Oakland's opponents have a 110.5 passer rating and have completed 71.2 percent of their passes, which both rank as the third highest in National Football League history. (more...)
Packers RB Aaron Jones initially diagnosed with MCL sprain Packers RB Aaron Jones initially diagnosed with MCL sprain
- November 14, 2017

He was carted off of the field and ruled out for the remainder of the contest before halftime. Jones has run for 370 yards and three touchdowns in his rookie season. You should definitely add Williams to your roster in fantasy football . He had to make hard yards today, and he did a heck of a job with it to keep the sticks moving. (more...)
HItman Is Coming To Hulu, New Series Led By John Wick Creator HItman Is Coming To Hulu, New Series Led By John Wick Creator
- November 14, 2017

The third time may end being the charm for an adaptation of the popular Hitman video game franchise. According to Deadline , Kolstad will be writing the pilot script for Hitman , as well as executive producing alongside Adrian Askarieh and Chuck Gordon . (more...)
Judge and family giddy after Rookie of the Year honor Judge and family giddy after Rookie of the Year honor
- November 14, 2017

But during the year, Judge specifically told his agent Page Odle to collect all the endorsement possibilities for season's end. The NL Rookie of the Year was to be announced later Monday, with Cody Bellinger of the Los Angeles Dodgers a clear favourite. (more...)
Byron Maxwell signing with Seattle Seahawks, per reports Byron Maxwell signing with Seattle Seahawks, per reports
- November 14, 2017

But Maxwell lasted only one season in Philadelphia, shipped off to Miami along with Kiko Alonso in what amounted to salary dumps. The Seahawks are indeed reaching back into their past to help fill out their cornerback depth as ESPN and the NFL Network reported Monday that Seattle will sign Byron Maxwell to fill the roster spot that will be created with putting Richard Sherman on Injured Reserve. (more...)
Jack Swagger Signs With Bellator MMA In Heavyweight Division Jack Swagger Signs With Bellator MMA In Heavyweight Division
- November 14, 2017

The former WWE World Heavyweight Champion was a legitimate collegiate wrestling standout before his pro-wrestling days, taking All-American status as a heavyweight at Oklahoma in 2006, the same season he set the team's heavyweight single-season pin record with 30. (more...)
National Football League concussion protocol under fire in Week 10
- November 14, 2017

Coach Jay Gruden confirmed after the game that Grant is in the concussion protocol . Since the Brissett hit took place on third down, the Colts quarterback didn't end up missing a play because he went into concussion protocol while Indy's defense was on the field for the ensuing Steelers' possession. (more...)
Trump Asked Xi To Resolve UCLA Basketball Player Case Trump Asked Xi To Resolve UCLA Basketball Player Case
- November 14, 2017

The Post reports that Xi promised Trump that he'd look into the shoplifting situation and ensure the Bruins are treated fairly by the Chinese criminal justice system. LiAngelo Ball is the most well known of the three arrested players, but Hill and Riley are both consensus top 100 recruits who were part of a UCLA recruiting class ranked among the top five nationally. (more...)
Coach Speaks On When Tyson Fury Return In 2018 Should Happen Coach Speaks On When Tyson Fury Return In 2018 Should Happen
- November 13, 2017

Fury hasn't returned to the ring since his victory over Klitschko in Germany in November 2015. After that win, Fury was on top of the world - but everything fell apart in his career in 2016. Fury managed to get under the skin of Joshua on Twitter a few weeks ago causing Joshua to curse at the Furious One, a move that not numerous Watford-born fighter's fans have witnessed before. (more...)
New Yorkers weren't ready for LeBron to take the subway New Yorkers weren't ready for LeBron to take the subway
- November 14, 2017

The reason the Cavs chose to take the train rather than the bus was a traffic jam caused their buses to shootaround to be late and it was going to take 45 minutes to get back that way, or less than 10 by the train. James and the team documented the trip on video. James said Monday was his first time riding the subway in NY. "Decided to take a different transportation this time ", James said, panning around the train to capture his teammates. (more...)
49ers WR Marquise Goodwin Shares Heartbreaking News About Death Of Baby Son 49ers WR Marquise Goodwin Shares Heartbreaking News About Death Of Baby Son
- November 13, 2017

The 49ers wide receivers crossed the end zone hours after he and his wife lost their baby. The football star took to Instagram to share that their newborn son died Sunday morning due to pregnancy complications. Goodwin scored with a 83-yard touchdown pass from C.J. Beathard in the first quarter. Thanking those who had reached out to the family, Goodwin-Snow said her pregnancy had been "an wonderful experience and it was also a tragic experience". (more...)
Trump asked Xi Jinping to help UCLA basketball players busted shoplifting Trump asked Xi Jinping to help UCLA basketball players busted shoplifting
- November 13, 2017

Trump brought up the arrests during his state visit to Beijing, arriving a day after the three freshmen were accused of stealing designer sunglasses from a Louis Vuitton. President Xi apparently promised to look into the matter and ensure that the players were treated both, "fairly and expeditiously". According to the Post's source, the charges have been reduced and the case is proceeding to a resolution. (more...)
Clyne to miss three more months for Liverpool Clyne to miss three more months for Liverpool
- November 13, 2017

He was on a good way, then a little setback. Clyne will hope to regain fitness and form by the time the summer comes around, with him undoubtedly harbouring ambitions of featuring in the World Cup in Russian Federation with Gareth Southgate's England squad. (more...)