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Nigeria qualify for 2018 Winter Olympics - first time ever Nigeria qualify for 2018 Winter Olympics - first time ever
- November 18, 2017

They started a GoFundMe to help raise money for the process, and signed a sponsorship deal with Visa this past week. He said: "I commend the personal dedication and commitment of these women". Senegalese skier Lamine Guèye was the first ever black African participant in the event , competing in 1984. The Winter Olympics begin February 8 with curling and ski jumping competitions before the opening ceremony. (more...)
Atletico Madrid midfielder reveals Griezmann is 'free to leave' for Barcelona Atletico Madrid midfielder reveals Griezmann is 'free to leave' for Barcelona
- November 18, 2017

That club is not Manchester United , who are also expected to compete for the players signature. Atletico midfielder Koke said on Thursday his team-mate was happy at the club but indicated he should move on if he no longer feels completely committed. (more...)
No. 20 LSU vs. Tennessee preview No. 20 LSU vs. Tennessee preview
- November 18, 2017

ET? A change was needed in Knoxville, however. Finishing winless in the SEC could be a devastating in relation to recruiting. They have never lost eight games in one season in program history. The Vols have started three different quarterbacks this year, most recently true freshman Will McBride last week against Missouri. But other than that, Jackson has become a leader on the defense. (more...)
Defending champion PV Sindhu crashes out of China Open Defending champion PV Sindhu crashes out of China Open
- November 18, 2017

The game started with a neck and neck fight between the two players but the 19-year-old Chinese dominated the game later and made the Olympic silver medallist struggle a lot on court by firing quick returns and range of shots. The Indian saved one point but it was not enough as Fangjie sealed the game at the next opportunity. Fangjie, however, showed no mercy over the exhausted Indian and won the ruthless game 21-9. (more...)
Devin Booker's 33 points power Suns past Lakers, 122-113 Devin Booker's 33 points power Suns past Lakers, 122-113
- November 18, 2017

Booker opened up the night on a torrid pace draining three 3's in the first quarter on his way to eleven points. The Suns began to gain separation in the second quarter behind Booker's 22 first-half points that included drilling six 3-pointers while Phoenix made 56 percents of their shots from the field with 17 assists. (more...)
Nuggets frustrate DeMarcus Cousins, ride hot first quarter to win over Pelicans Nuggets frustrate DeMarcus Cousins, ride hot first quarter to win over Pelicans
- November 18, 2017

Harris scored 22 points on 9-of-11 shooting (including 4-of-6 from 3-point range) and added five assists. Nuggets forward Nikola Jokic was posting up against Davis and Jokic's head collided with Davis as the Denver big man made his move, resulting in Davis going to the floor. (more...)
Federer awaits after Goffin completes unusual semi-final cast Federer awaits after Goffin completes unusual semi-final cast
- November 18, 2017

Goffin is 0-6 in head-to-head encounters with Federer. For the Spaniard to qualify, he needed to beat Thiem to have a chance, and gave a good account of himself prior to losing the final three games to lose 6-4 in the final set. "Today, maybe I was a little bit exhausted and of course Grigor is playing unbelievable". "If he's aggressive and he hits the ball really hard with his forehand, he's risky". (more...)
Javier Hernandez slams reports he wants to leave struggling West Ham Javier Hernandez slams reports he wants to leave struggling West Ham
- November 18, 2017

To put it mildly, the news that the former Manchester United boss was to take over from the dismissed Slaven Bilic didn't enthuse too numerous club's supporters when it was announced. Hernandez added he had not asked to leave "at any time". Former Manchester United man Javier Hernandez suffered a hamstring strain while on worldwide duty for Mexico last week and he is likely to be out of action for the east London club's next two games. (more...)
Analyst Opinion Summary: Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX), Ophthotech Corporation (OPHT)
- November 18, 2017

The stock of Prothena Corporation PLC (NASDAQ:PRTA) is a huge mover today! The stock ended last trade at $13.58 a share and the price is up more than 14.12% so far this year. Therefore 83% are positive. Dynavax Technologies had 19 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, September 27 by Cantor Fitzgerald. (more...)
De La Hoya will dust off gloves for McGregor De La Hoya will dust off gloves for McGregor
- November 18, 2017

I've been secretly training. I'm faster and stronger than ever. When talk first began concerning a super-fight between boxing's Floyd Mayweather and MMA's Conor McGregor , the backlash on both sides was near-deafening. De La Hoya flirted with the idea of a comeback in June 2015 only to rule it out a week later. After his comment, some boxing fans think De La Hoya is using a desperate way to try to get money, claiming that since the Mayweather vs. (more...)
Cook grabs RSM Classic lead Cook grabs RSM Classic lead
- November 18, 2017

I haven't had to make too many saves, and I've putted well". "But the couple of putts that I have had of length for par I've been able to roll them in", he added. Also at eight-under is South Africa's Brendon de Jonge, who will play the weekend for just second time in his last 20 combined starts on the PGA and Web.com Tours. (more...)
Christopher Bell Wins 2017 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Championship Christopher Bell Wins 2017 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Championship
- November 18, 2017

The Oklahoma native won a series-high five times this season and is the fourth-youngest championship victor in Series history. Bell finished second place in the Ford EcoBoost 200, almost 13 seconds ahead of third-place Johnny Sauter to clinch the crown. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp 'feeling good' after returning to work at Liverpool Jurgen Klopp 'feeling good' after returning to work at Liverpool
- November 18, 2017

He always takes part, he always intervenes. Maybe I need to get used to it, but I've been twice already in a British hospital. I am really grateful for those days and for those times. "Maybe in my first few years at Liverpool , I was always thinking: 'Attack, attack, attack'". This year, I hold my position more. Klopp, who missed training on Wednesday to go to hospital after feeling unwell, first gave an update on his own well-being. (more...)
Gabby Douglas Says Dressing Provocatively 'Entices' Wrong Crowd, Sparking Gymnast Feud Gabby Douglas Says Dressing Provocatively 'Entices' Wrong Crowd, Sparking Gymnast Feud
- November 18, 2017

Raisman and Biles are among the most decorated gymnasts in American history. "Shocks me that I'm seeing this but it doesn't surprise me...honestly seeing this brings me to tears bc as your teammate I expected more from you & to support her", Biles wrote . (more...)
Cavs' Rose out at least 2 more weeks with ankle injury Cavs' Rose out at least 2 more weeks with ankle injury
- November 18, 2017

Rose suffered a sprained left ankle on October 20 and returned October 29, but never fully recovered and hasn't played since November 7 because of recurring soreness. With Rose and Thomas out, Cleveland has gone with Iman Shumpert technically as the point, although LeBron handles the playmaking duties. The Cavs will look to improve on their current three-game winning streak on Friday night, when they'll welcome the L.A. (more...)
Marco Silva coy over Everton job Marco Silva coy over Everton job
- November 18, 2017

The Portuguese moved to Vicarage Road over the summer and has overseen a fine start to the season, guiding the Hornets to 15 points from their first 11 games and ninth place in the table . Everton got rid of Ronald Koeman last month following underwhelming start to the campaign but the Toffees haven't still hired the Dutchman's replacement as of yet, which has anxious the club faithful. (more...)
Grizzlies PG Conley out indefinitely with sore heel, Achilles Grizzlies PG Conley out indefinitely with sore heel, Achilles
- November 18, 2017

Hopefully when he gets re-evaluated in two weeks, all is well and Conley is able to get back onto the floor sooner rather than later. Grizzlies starting forward JaMychal Green returned to the lineup for the first time since suffering a severe ankle sprain in the season opener. (more...)
Andy Murray splits with coach Ivan Lendl for second time Andy Murray splits with coach Ivan Lendl for second time
- November 18, 2017

Murray has won three Grand Slam titles, two Olympic Golds and become world number one in his two spells with Lendl. Former world number one and eight-time Grand Slam victor Lendl, 57, added: "I wish Andy well going forward. He added that he would continue to work with the rest of his existing team, including coach Jamie Delgado. Lendl resumed his role as Murray's coach in June past year following the Briton's split with Amelie Mauresmo . (more...)
Long Term Technical look - Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Long Term Technical look - Eli Lilly and Company (LLY)
- November 18, 2017

The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, August 31 by Leerink Swann. (NASDAQ:FFIV) rating on Thursday, October 29. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, December 16 by Morgan Stanley. Institutions ownership includes mutual funds and pension funds are the major players. Investors can use these support and resistance levels to refine their entries and exits from stocks. (more...)
SPURS GAMEDAY: Silver and Black get first crack at new-look Thunder SPURS GAMEDAY: Silver and Black get first crack at new-look Thunder
- November 18, 2017

Because of the talent and the experience that all three players have, it's just a matter of time until they figure it out and they know it's a long season. "But now they have two other All-Star, multiple shooters, guys that can score, create their own shot". We've got to be that team. "Never played to an identity". (more...)