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Lions DL Kerry Hyder Carted Off in Preseason Opener With Leg Injury Lions DL Kerry Hyder Carted Off in Preseason Opener With Leg Injury
- August 15, 2017

Hyder was injured during the Lions second defensive series on the game at it was apparent nearly immediately that something was seriously wrong. Lions coach Jim Caldwell said Sunday "the initial impression" was that Hyder suffered just that injury, but he wanted to wait for further testing to make sure. (more...)
Real Madrid beat Barcelona in Spanish Supercup first leg Real Madrid beat Barcelona in Spanish Supercup first leg
- August 15, 2017

Ronaldo was also fined United States dollars 4,500 and has 10 days to appeal the ban. Mateo Kovacic replaces his Croatian global team-mate in midfield in Madrid's only change from the side that beat Manchester United in the UEFA Super Cup on Tuesday. (more...)
Chargers hope Mike Williams will return in October Chargers hope Mike Williams will return in October
- August 15, 2017

That's why, according to several sources with direct knowledge of the situation, the plan is for Williams to play in October. Added clarity on his situation could come as soon as September 2, when roster decisions are on tap. This would put him on pace to possibly just miss the first month of the season. The former Clemson star is coming off a dominant junior season, totaling 98 catches for 1,361 yards and 11 touchdowns while leading the Tigers offense to a victory in the 2017 National ... (more...)
The Titans Have Released A Statement About Jarryd Hayne The Titans Have Released A Statement About Jarryd Hayne
- August 15, 2017

The issues involved must be addressed in the best interests of the clubs future . As for speculation in the media that the decision to sack Henry has already been made, the former Raiders and Cowboys mentor said he remains focused on finishing the season strongly and staying on next season. (more...)
Wilshere makes comeback from fracture with Arsenal U-23s Wilshere makes comeback from fracture with Arsenal U-23s
- August 15, 2017

The Cherries have been linked with taking him back while Crystal Palace , West Ham United and Serie A side Sampdoria are also interested in securing his services. The 25-year-old, who played in a deep-lying role alongside Francis Coquelin, has not played any competitive football since fracturing his leg while on loan at Bournemouth last season playing against Tottenham. (more...)
Ashwin to play County cricket for Worcestershire Ashwin to play County cricket for Worcestershire
- August 15, 2017

This will be his stint in county cricket. Worcestershire, who have had the services of champion Indian bowlers in Kapil Dev and Zaheer Khan in the past, had shown keen interest in Ashwin, expecting the spinner to join their ranks towards the end of the season. (more...)
Olivier Giroud explains why he has chose to stay at Arsenal Olivier Giroud explains why he has chose to stay at Arsenal
- August 15, 2017

However, the French global striker chose to stay despite his compatriot and rival for the number nine spot Alexandre Lacazette joining, believing his chapter in North London isn't over yet. "I opened the door for him, because I knew we had many strikers, but he's really loved here and he chose to stay". Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has revealed that "something in his soul and his heart" convinced him to reject the chance to leave the Emirates Stadium in this summer's transfer window. (more...)
Player's Agent Speaks Out On His Client's Potential Exit From Old Trafford Player's Agent Speaks Out On His Client's Potential Exit From Old Trafford
- August 15, 2017

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Point guard Tre Jones chooses Duke Point guard Tre Jones chooses Duke
- August 15, 2017

Tre Jones announced Sunday in a video posted on Twitter that he will play his college basketball at Duke , becoming the first member of the Blue Devils' 2018-19 class. He averaged 23 points, 10 assists and 7 rebounds per game at Apple Valley High School in St. Paul, Minn. "I keep telling him his brother is going to be better than him if he keeps going, and I think Tyus doesn't discredit that one bit", Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns said, per the Star Tribune's Jerry ... (more...)
David Warner hit in neck by Josh Hazlewood bouncer, immediately retires hurt David Warner hit in neck by Josh Hazlewood bouncer, immediately retires hurt
- August 15, 2017

He then removed his helmet and walked from the pitch without assistance where he was met by an Australian team doctor. In January this year, the ICC had even implemented new regulations, ensuring that global cricketers wear helmets adhering to the listed standards (the new helmets have a smaller gap between the crown and the grille). (more...)
Rockies Pitcher Chad Bettis Making First MLB Start Since Cancer Treatment Monday Rockies Pitcher Chad Bettis Making First MLB Start Since Cancer Treatment Monday
- August 15, 2017

He hadn't pitched in the majors since being diagnosed with testicular cancer in November. The prospect of the right-hander helping them in a playoff push, that's a bonus. In the eighth inning, with the scoreboard growing lonely after seeing far too many zeros, the Rockies chose to give it some love. Charlie Blackmon lead off with a triple and eventually scored when Gerardo Parra's grounds squirted past Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson . (more...)
Dolphins Rookie LB Raekwon McMillan Tears ACL Dolphins Rookie LB Raekwon McMillan Tears ACL
- August 15, 2017

The Dolphins 29-year-old quarterback is expected to be ready for the start of training camp in 2018. In 2016, Hull appeared in all 16 regular season games for the Dolphins as he recorded 33 tackles and an interception. Pouncey, who was limited to five games last season, participated in non-contact, individual drills Tuesday. Tannehill was coming off a career-year in his first season under Gase , completing 67.1 percent of his passes for 2,995 yards. (more...)
Watch: Chapecoense Crash Survivor Given Nou Camp Standing Ovation Watch: Chapecoense Crash Survivor Given Nou Camp Standing Ovation
- August 15, 2017

Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta welcomed the visitors, telling the stadium that "today is a very special night". 'I am not interested in looking back. Neymar, who signed from Barcelona for a mind-boggling 222 million euros ($264 million), is presented to the PSG support prior to his new team's first game of the Ligue 1 campaign against promoted Amiens. (more...)
Montreal Masters round-up: Roger Federer to face Robin Haase in semi-final Montreal Masters round-up: Roger Federer to face Robin Haase in semi-final
- August 15, 2017

Other quarter-finals later Friday have Denis Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont., against Adrian Mannarino of France and fourth-seeded Alexander Zverev of Germany against South African Kevin Anderson. The unseeded Monfils played his third straight three-set match, including an upset win over fifth-seeded Kei Nishikori in the second round. "Both things combined, two major factors in a beginning of a match, I was able to get into the match better". (more...)
Roadblock: Is this what Cowboys run game looks like without Elliott? Roadblock: Is this what Cowboys run game looks like without Elliott?
- August 15, 2017

Are you upset that Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said "there is just nothing" and "the domestic violence is not an issue". Am I being too optimistic - maybe, but 6 games is a relatively hefty suspension, my only fear is that the National Football League won't back down from making an example out of Elliott. (more...)
West Ham striker Hernandez struggling at facing old club Man Utd West Ham striker Hernandez struggling at facing old club Man Utd
- August 15, 2017

Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game during the Premier League match at Old Trafford, Manchester. "I also understand that my club by doing 75% of what I initially asked, I think the club did very well so I don't think I am in a position of crying, moaning, and protesting". (more...)
Dwyane Wade calls out Dahntay Jones over Stephen Curry comments Dwyane Wade calls out Dahntay Jones over Stephen Curry comments
- August 15, 2017

Last season, the Golden State Warriors blitzed their way into the NBA Finals en route to the 2017 NBA title. The NBA veteran listed his top 10 players in the league Friday on a Barstool Sports podcast , putting LeBron James at No. (more...)
Antonio Conte 'furious' at Chelsea star after ill-discipline in Burnley defeat Antonio Conte 'furious' at Chelsea star after ill-discipline in Burnley defeat
- August 15, 2017

While Morata was recruited for almost £60 million from Real Madrid, Chelsea have also acquired midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco and Antonio Rudiger from AS Roma this summer, while goalkeeper Willy Caballero arrived on a free from Manchester City. (more...)
Broad: 'We are stepping into the unknown' Broad: 'We are stepping into the unknown'
- August 15, 2017

It is the fifth match of its type in the global game after three day-night Tests in Australia and one in Dubai, where the Windies were beaten by Pakistan . We are just going to have to be so adaptable on the day and figure out what's going on. "It's innovative - when they first introduced day-night cricket in the seventies a lot of people weren't with it but now they've got it on an ongoing basis". (more...)
Giancarlo Stanton breaks Marlins' home run record with first-inning smash Giancarlo Stanton breaks Marlins' home run record with first-inning smash
- August 15, 2017

He's the third player since 2000 to hit 10 home runs in the first 15 days of a month and has now homered in five straight games, tying Eric Thames for the longest such streak this season. Gary Sheffield owned the previous mark, when he hit 42 homers in 1996. In the bottom of the first inning, he hit a two-run shot to left field for sole possession of first place. (more...)