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Goodell deal expected to be done before owners' meetings Goodell deal expected to be done before owners' meetings
- November 19, 2017

It is not realistic, however, for league leaders to try to force Jones to sell the Cowboys, that person said. Jones has listed complaints ranging from the NFL's sinking ratings and attendance, to Goodell's handling of the anthem protests, as well as claims that Goodell lied to him about suspending Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott . (more...)
I should have left UCLA basketball players in jail I should have left UCLA basketball players in jail
- November 19, 2017

Trump later said that he personally intervened with the Chinese president to have the players released. "Everybody wants to make it seem like he helped me out", he added. Freshmen LiAngelo Ball, Jalen Hill, and Cody Riley all thanked Donald Trump during a press conference last week for his efforts to free them from China without consequences after the trio were arrested for stealing out of 4 high-end stores. (more...)
Frampton hoping for big fight in 2018 Frampton hoping for big fight in 2018
- November 19, 2017

In both cases, each fighter handed the other their first professional defeat. On the knockdown, Frampton added: "To be fair to [referee] Victor Loughlin, I slipped, but on the way down he caught me with a shot so it probably looked a knockdown.I have had a awful few months". (more...)
Giants vs. Chiefs inactives: Sterling Shepard, Eli Apple out Giants vs. Chiefs inactives: Sterling Shepard, Eli Apple out
- November 19, 2017

Shepard had 11 receptions for 142 yards in the loss to the 49ers and was praised by Ben McAdoo for the leadership he is displaying, despite his youth. For the Giants, undrafted rookie Chad Wheeler will start in place of Pugh and over Bobby Hart at right tackle. Undrafted rookie Calvin Munson starts at middle linebacker, his third career National Football League start, in place of injured B.J. (more...)
National Football League investigating Jameis Winston for allegedly groping Uber driver in 2016 National Football League investigating Jameis Winston for allegedly groping Uber driver in 2016
- November 19, 2017

The driver, identified as Kate, claimed she picked up Winston in Scottsdale, Ariz., around 2 a.m. on March 13, 2016 and said he "behaved poorly" by shouting homophobic slurs at pedestrians before asking to stop by a drive-thru for food. Winston says he refuted the allegations to Uber back in 2016, but the ride share service ultimately banned him anyway. At the time of the alleged incident, I denied the allegations to Uber, yet they still chose to suspend my account. (more...)
John Elway says Broncos got a little soft John Elway says Broncos got a little soft
- November 19, 2017

The Broncos will apparently look to appease Elway by paring down the offense considerably and they'll take that process even further in advance of their Week 11 matchup with the Cincinnati Bengals after beginning the process last week. That's some eye-opening honesty in the middle of the season, and especially when it's just nine games into Vance Joseph's tenure as Broncos head coach. (more...)
Asia Cup U-19: Afghanistan dismantle Pakistan, create history Asia Cup U-19: Afghanistan dismantle Pakistan, create history
- November 19, 2017

It summed up a great tournament for Afghanistan, who had won three out of their four league games and had defeated Nepal, who had earlier beaten India in the league stages, in the semi-final. In response, Pakistan were shot out for 63 in 22.1 overs. Taha hung around for 38 deliveries, scoring 19, but failed to find any support. With the pressure of the final bogging them down, as many as nine Pakistan batsmen failed to reach double-figures, and Afghanistan wrapped up the tail easily to ... (more...)
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos faces spell out with broken nose Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos faces spell out with broken nose
- November 19, 2017

The referee chose not to award a penalty, and Ramos subsequently had his nose plugged up by Real's physios, before being replaced by Nacho Fernandez at half-time. Marcelo has said something along the same lines: "I don't know anything about whether or not Cristiano is unhappy". "We have to be careful and see what the doctors tell us". (more...)
Cumberland Partners Ltd Buys 235750 Shares of Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA)
- November 19, 2017

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Trading activity expanded to 7.35 million shares from the 90-day average tally of 4.39 million shares per day. (NASDAQ:DISCA). Asset Mgmt Advsr Limited Liability reported 2.08% stake. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.56, a current ratio of 5.87 and a quick ratio of 5.87. (more...)
Tigers ranked No. 2 in latest 2017 CFB Playoff poll Tigers ranked No. 2 in latest 2017 CFB Playoff poll
- November 19, 2017

Alabama was the selection committee's new No. 1 on Tuesday night, with Clemson up two spots to No. 2. Unbeaten Miami jumped from seventh to third and along with Clemson gave the Atlantic Coast Conference two top-four teams for the first time in the four-year College Football Playoff era. (more...)
3 takeaways from loss to Iowa State in Week 12 3 takeaways from loss to Iowa State in Week 12
- November 19, 2017

A 16-yard pass to Pooh Stricklin had Baylor set up at the Iowa State 25-yard line. The Cyclones moved Nick Weiler-Babb from the wing to the point prior to Thursday's opening-round game against Appalachian State and the results were immediate, as almost every member of the backcourt enjoyed a career game in a 104-98 victory. (more...)
Parker: I would KO Joshua and Wilder Parker: I would KO Joshua and Wilder
- November 19, 2017

Hours later, Fury extended an invitation to his 768,000 followers to take him up on a £5,000 bet against unified heavyweight champion Joshua . So once I have it and I'm on the journey, say the fight is a week away, I'll say: "I'm on the verge of mentioning my name alongside the greats like Muhammad Ali and Mike Tyson , ' Joshua said on Dubai Eye 103.8 ". (more...)
Yup, the 76ers are still up 20 on the Warriors Yup, the 76ers are still up 20 on the Warriors
- November 19, 2017

A raucous, sellout crowd that chanted "Trust the Process" most of the night went silent while the Warriors put on a shooting clinic in the second half. "I wish I could have had a quadruple-double, with blocks, but, like I said, I just went out there and played basketball, and played the right way". A Warriors team that entered Thursday averaging an NBA-best 119.6 points failed to score 90 points for the first time since March 11. (more...)
What Baker Mayfield said about his inappropriate gesture towards Kansas What Baker Mayfield said about his inappropriate gesture towards Kansas
- November 19, 2017

Last season, OU blasted Kansas 56-3 with Mayfield passing for 236 yards and four scores. After a Week 2 victory at Ohio State, he planted an Oklahoma flag at midfield of The Shoe. Mayfield was also the recipient of a very late hit in the first half. James Washington caught eight passes for 159 yards and two touchdowns for the Cowboys (8-3, 5-3, No. (more...)
Jerwin Ancajas dismantles Jamie Conlan, retains title by sixth round TKO Jerwin Ancajas dismantles Jamie Conlan, retains title by sixth round TKO
- November 19, 2017

Another body shot dropped Conlan again in the 5th round but was ruled a low blow by the referee. The 25-year-old Panabo City native stopped Jose Alfredo Rodriguez in the seventh round in January in Macau and then scored a seventh round technical knockout against Japanese Teiru Konoshita six months later in Australia as one of the supporting bouts of the Manny Pacquiao vs. (more...)
Dyal Singh Evening College To Be Renamed As Vande Mataram Mahavidyalaya Dyal Singh Evening College To Be Renamed As Vande Mataram Mahavidyalaya
- November 19, 2017

On Saturday, the chairperson of the college's governing body claimed that the new name "Vande Mataram Mahavidyalaya" is an inspiring name for the college. The decision to merge evening college with morning college was also condemned by students and teachers from the original morning session citing that the infrastructure of the college will not be able to support operations of both the sessions simultaneously. (more...)
Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic will feature Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic will feature Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins
- November 19, 2017

The Bruins hosted the 2010 Winter Classic at Fenway Park and the 2016 Classic at Gillette Stadium, where they played the Montreal Canadiens . This season's Winter Classic will be played at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland as the Washington Capitals host the Toronto Maple Leafs. (more...)
Kids Dead, Mom Critically Hurt In Sheriff's Patrol Car Crash Kids Dead, Mom Critically Hurt In Sheriff's Patrol Car Crash
- November 19, 2017

Two children have been killed as a result of a collision involving a Los Angeles County sheriff's patrol auto and two other vehicles. The LAPD said the crash is being investigated. Family members on Friday identified the 7- and 9-year-old boys who were fatally struck by an on-duty Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department SUV in the Boyle Heights area the night before. (more...)
Ravens RB Danny Woodhead activated for Sunday Ravens RB Danny Woodhead activated for Sunday
- November 19, 2017

To make room on the 53-man roster, the Ravens waived Gavin Escobar , leaving them with four tight ends on the roster. Woodhead has been sidelined since injuring his hamstring early in the season opener. For those bad at math, dating back to last season, he has played in a total of three National Football League games. "He just gives us a shot in the arm". (more...)
Twitter reacts to Will Grier's disgusting finger injury Twitter reacts to Will Grier's disgusting finger injury
- November 19, 2017

He was diving for a touchdown when his finger was horribly bent the wrong way, and those watching were scarred for life. The ball popped loose from Grier's grasp short of the goal, rolling through the end zone and resulting in a touchback and Texas possession at the 20-yard line. (more...)