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Prannoy survives a scare against qualifier; Saina, Sindhu post wins Prannoy survives a scare against qualifier; Saina, Sindhu post wins
- November 16, 2017

At the start of the second game, Saina lacked momentum and she fell behind the Japanese shuttler. Prannoy will be up against Hog Kong qualifier Cheuk Yiu Lee in the next round. It was disappointment for India in the women's doubles, and mixed doubles events as well. In another round of 32, men's doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty also failed to qualify to next round against Chinese duo of Cheng Liu and Nan Zhang who thrashed the Indians 13-21, 13-21. (more...)
Red Wings, Flames break out into line brawl on Wednesday Red Wings, Flames break out into line brawl on Wednesday
- November 16, 2017

An official had to pull Mantha off Hamonic after both fell through the gate to the Wings bench. Mantha and Hamonic had been going at it all game. "He'll be on the other side of it one day and realize that's probably not the way you act". Mantha has six points (three goals, three assists) in less than week during two games against the Flames. Detroit led 4-1 after the first period. (more...)
NFL Owners Have Discussed How To Kick Out Jerry Jones NFL Owners Have Discussed How To Kick Out Jerry Jones
- November 16, 2017

In a radio interview on Tuesday, Jones said he would continue to try to slow down the approval of an extension of Goodell's contract, which will expire at the end of the 2018 season. The letter is the latest development in a saga that has pitted Jones against many within the National Football League, exposing deep divisions. But his threat to sue fellow members and the league may be a step too far. (more...)
Marcos Rojo eyes Champions League fixture for Manchester United return Marcos Rojo eyes Champions League fixture for Manchester United return
- November 16, 2017

But after being given the all-clear for some game time, Rojo featured for his club's second-string side in the 2-1 Premier League International Cup win over Athletic Bilbao. And Rojo has said he wants to get back as soon as possible to boost his chances of making Argentina's squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. (more...)
NBA Totals Predictions: Jazz vs. Knicks 11/15/17 NBA Totals Predictions: Jazz vs. Knicks 11/15/17
- November 16, 2017

Hardaway had 28 points and 10 rebounds while Enes Kanter added 20 and 16. Utah (6-8) kick-off a four-game road trip with this game hoping that a change of venue will help end their struggles. Hardaway has averaged just 6.7 points in six games versus the Jazz but did score 14 in his most recent matchup against them. Utah lost their last game facing the Minnesota Timberwolves , 109 - 98 - Towns, Butler, Teague combine for 67 points. (more...)
Mariners Acquire Ryon Healy from Athletics Mariners Acquire Ryon Healy from Athletics
- November 16, 2017

Healy is under team control through the 2022 season. The 25-year-old infielder-designated hitter hit 25 homers in 149 games in 2017, his first full big-league season. Healy burst on to the scene in 2016 with 13 home runs and 37 RBI in 72 games. Pagan, 26, went 2-3 with a 3.22 ERA with 56 strikeouts and 8 walks in 34 relief appearances over four stints with the Mariners. (more...)
PM meets with Indian and Chinese leaders at ASEAN summit PM meets with Indian and Chinese leaders at ASEAN summit
- November 16, 2017

Manila: Backing a rules-based regional security architecture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday favoured India and the Asean grouping coming together for a joint fight against terrorism and violent extremism. He also highlighted the importance of safe, secure and free navigation in the Indo-Pacific Region and called for paying respect to the UN Convention on the Law of the Seas. (more...)
Robert Covington, 76ers Finalizing Four-Year, $62 Million Contract Extension Robert Covington, 76ers Finalizing Four-Year, $62 Million Contract Extension
- November 16, 2017

Wojnarowski added on NBA Countdown that Covington has not offically signed, but the deal is expected to be official by the end of the week. Wendesday, November 15, 2017 was the first day that the Sixers could extend Robert Covington by rule of the National Basketball Association collective bargaining agreement, and the team wasted no time inking the "Rock" of their defense. (more...)
Home Depot sales are way up, thanks to hurricanes Home Depot sales are way up, thanks to hurricanes
- November 16, 2017

About shares traded. Dycom Industries, Inc. CB Financial Services Inc (NASDAQ:CBFV) has risen 41.63% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 65.09% the S&P500. Fiera Capital Corp holds 0% of its portfolio in Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) for 1,496 shares. Home Depot's net sales surged 8 percent to $25.03 billion in the third quarter, helped by a 5 percent jump in average receipt and a 2.5 percent rise in transactions. (more...)
Budweiser's tribute to Dale Earnhardt Jr. will give you the chills Budweiser's tribute to Dale Earnhardt Jr. will give you the chills
- November 16, 2017

Longtime Earnhardt sponsor Budweiser released its farewell video Tuesday, and it's a tear-jerker for sure. Fittingly, he will do it while running a paint scheme he is most known for, a throwback to his beginnings at Dale Earnhardt Inc., in the famous red and black Budweiser machine. (more...)
Christian Eriksen hat-trick ends hosts' World Cup dream Christian Eriksen hat-trick ends hosts' World Cup dream
- November 16, 2017

This is also the mindset that fired that magnificent hat-trick in Dublin when the pressure genuinely was on - or, at least, on for everyone else - and is now only emboldening the rising star who is maybe the best playmaker in the world right now and well on his way to being one of the best players in the world. (more...)
Hurricanes legends react on Twitter to Miami's beatdown of Notre Dame Hurricanes legends react on Twitter to Miami's beatdown of Notre Dame
- November 16, 2017

Our team has been refocused. Nationally, it scored a 2.1, to finish well behind the day's other big games . The Hurricanes will play Clemson in the ACC title game December 2, and it is not lost on anybody that they'll face the same team that unwittingly spurred Miami's resurgence two years ago: A 58-0 beatdown in this very stadium led to Al Golden being shown the door, and Mark Richt walking in. (more...)
No charges in United Kingdom cycling doping case over lack of records No charges in United Kingdom cycling doping case over lack of records
- November 16, 2017

Wiggins, who became the first British rider to win the Tour de France in 2012, wrote that being accused of doping "is the worst possible thing for any professional sportsperson, especially when it is without any solid factual basis and you know the allegation to be categorically untrue". (more...)
Dimitrov beats Goffin to reach last four at ATP Finals Dimitrov beats Goffin to reach last four at ATP Finals
- November 16, 2017

But I'm nearly 100 percent physically. Goffin, beset by double faults and unforced errors in the early stages, was quickly 5-0 down before Dimitrov broke for a third time to clinch the opening set in 27 minutes. Goffin avoided that humiliation, holding serve in the 10th game, but the cheers that accompanied that feat were out of sympathy not expectation that a contest might be about to start. (more...)
Iwobi inspires Nigeria to stun Argentina 4-2 Iwobi inspires Nigeria to stun Argentina 4-2
- November 16, 2017

The Argentinian Football Association (AFA) said in a statement that Aguero, who scored in the first half, was taken away to a local hospital for routine examinations but confirmed: "The player is well". His second put Nigeria 4-2 ahead - and was a goal to remember. But Kelechi Iheanacho inspired Nigeria's fightback. Starting up front alongside Leicester City's Kelechi Iheanacho (who scored one of the Super Eagles' four goals), Iwobi comfortably slotted home his first while sitting in the ... (more...)
Corey Kluber wins second AL Cy Young award Corey Kluber wins second AL Cy Young award
- November 16, 2017

Corey Kluber pitches during the first inning of Game 2 of the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees at Progressive Field on October 6. He added to the Cy Young he won with the Indians in 2014. Severino, meanwhile, broke out with a monster 2017 season, throwing 193 1/3 innings with a 2.98 ERA (152 ERA+) and 230 strikeouts. (more...)
76ers put brakes on mini-skid with win over Clippers 76ers put brakes on mini-skid with win over Clippers
- November 16, 2017

From the opening tip, Embiid appeared to get under the Clippers' skin as he dominated both DeAndre Jordan and Willie Reed. It was his final triple that put the Sixers up 103-101 with 33 seconds remaining, putting his team in front for good. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott Withdrawing Appeal, Will Serve Full Six-Game Suspension Ezekiel Elliott Withdrawing Appeal, Will Serve Full Six-Game Suspension
- November 16, 2017

Elliott was able to play for half the season while the matter worked its way through the courts, but just like Tom Brady's infamous deflate-gate case, the issue was that the players gave Goodell practically unlimited power in the current collective-bargaining agreement. (more...)
Maradona wants to return as Argentina coach Maradona wants to return as Argentina coach
- November 15, 2017

Maradona took Argentina to the World Cup in 2010 by the skin of their teeth, finishing 4th in the South American qualifying group with the same number of points that Sampaoli's side achieved this year. Argentina legend Diego Maradona has hinted that he would like to manage Lionel Messi and company at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. He led United Arab Emirates outfit Al Wasl for one year and was appointed chief of second-tier UAE side Al-Fujairah following a five-year spell out of management. (more...)
Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBDO) Experiences Lighter than Average Trading Volume Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBDO) Experiences Lighter than Average Trading Volume
- November 15, 2017

Investec Asset Management North America Inc increased its stake in Banco Bradesco Sa ( BBD ) by 21.06% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 4th. This represents a $0.06 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.68%. (more...)