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International Olympic Committee bans three Russian bobsledders for life over doping International Olympic Committee bans three Russian bobsledders for life over doping
- November 30, 2017

The IOC said in a statement on Wednesday that Alexandr Kas'yanov, Aleksei Pushkarev and Ilvir Khuzin were banned "in the context of the Sochi 2014 forensic and analytical doping investigations" conducted by an IOC commission. Peskov noted that it is not necessary to forget about the persecution Rodchenkova in Russia, according to the law on suspicion of his own imposition of doping Russian athletes and their supporters, the existence of which is obvious, use this situation with WADA to ... (more...)
Carmelo Anthony Addresses Thunder's Struggles With Hilarious Jab At Knicks Carmelo Anthony Addresses Thunder's Struggles With Hilarious Jab At Knicks
- November 30, 2017

Since a 3-0 homestand earlier this month, the Thunder have lost four of five and barely put up a fight in a 97-81 setback at the Western Conference-worst Dallas Mavericks on Saturday. Another day, another disappointing loss for the Oklahoma City Thunder . Over the past nine games, Orlando has allowed an atrocious 117.4 points per game. (more...)
Knicks' Enes Kanter jumps at chance to troll LeBron James for ejection Knicks' Enes Kanter jumps at chance to troll LeBron James for ejection
- November 30, 2017

Two weeks ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers mounted a furious comeback en route to a win against the New York Knicks. He was booted from the game after scoring 21 points and tallying 12 rebounds, six assists and five steals. Regardless, that's the kind of fire Kanter has brought to NY and what the team has been missing over the last three games. Prior to LeBron's Instagram post, Kanter and LeBron traded barbs both on-and-off the court, with Kanter referring to LeBron as a "Queen" following the ... (more...)
Badgers take home Big Ten Honors Badgers take home Big Ten Honors
- November 30, 2017

The coaches' All-Big Ten offense will be announced Wednesday and individual awards on Thursday. Only Alec James was voted second team All-Big Ten by the media with the other falling onto the third team. Edwards lead the way with consensus first team All-Big Ten honors. Named to the first team by the coaches was defensive back D'Cota Dixon, who was voted a third-teamer by the media. (more...)
Ben Stokes signs for New Zealand side Canterbury Ben Stokes signs for New Zealand side Canterbury
- November 30, 2017

Representatives of Stokes said the cricketer will offer a full explanation of the incident "when the time is right". Canterbury Cricket confirmed on Thursday that it had approved Stokes' selection for the Canterbury team which will play Otago in a match at Rangiora, near Christchurch. (more...)
No. 7 Miami loses WR Ahmmon Richards for rest of season No. 7 Miami loses WR Ahmmon Richards for rest of season
- November 30, 2017

The report stated that Richards was surrounded by teammates and coach Mark Richt while being attended to by trainers. His status for Saturday's ACC title game against Clemson is now very much in doubt. Richards, who was limited to just seven games this year due to a nagging hamstring injury, finishes the year with just 24 catches on 55 targets for 439 yards and three touchdowns. (more...)
Dominic Solanke Starts - Liverpool Team vs Stoke Confirmed Dominic Solanke Starts - Liverpool Team vs Stoke Confirmed
- November 30, 2017

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Antoine Griezmann's candid book will keep Man United rumour mill grinding
- November 29, 2017

With Diego Costa returning in January once the ban is over, there has been speculation that the France global could leave the Wanda Metropolitano, but the Gunners can rule themselves out after disappointing him four years ago. "Then after some phone calls with Grimandi, he was informed that Wenger was still interested in me and so I kept waiting". There is also an admission that Griezmann's previous agent, Eric Olhats , spoke with United about a possible transfer last summer, and his ... (more...)
Floyd Mayweather Responds To 51st Fight Reports Floyd Mayweather Responds To 51st Fight Reports
- November 30, 2017

Stephen Espinoza, executive vice-president of Showtime Sports, added fuel to the fire when he refused to rule out yet another Mayweather return in the near future, saying: "Look, it's Floyd's call to make at some point". " You know , Floyd seems pretty happy retired". "Please! He needs to get real and stick with TV". According to Smith, Floyd Mayweather Jr. contacted him via FaceTime just minutes before he went on the air Tuesday for ESPN's "First Take". (more...)
Claude Puel lauds Leicester's win over Tottenham as best yet Claude Puel lauds Leicester's win over Tottenham as best yet
- November 30, 2017

Harry Kane , who had a loan spell at Leicester nearly five years ago when the Foxes were in the Championship, pulled a goal back late on. Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez were on target for Leicester who beat Spurs 2-1 with Harry Kane finding the net for Tottenham who remain fifth. (more...)
Nikola Mirotic says he accepts Bulls teammate Bobby Portis' apology Nikola Mirotic says he accepts Bulls teammate Bobby Portis' apology
- November 29, 2017

Fred Hoiberg wants him to get in some "good solid hard practices" with Chicago's G-League affiliate and said that Mirotic's back was "really sore" after getting in some 5-on-5 work during Tuesday morning's shootaround, but added that it's just some general soreness that is to be expected as he works himself back into game shape. (more...)
Smith, former Beaver QB, appears to be football coach hire Smith, former Beaver QB, appears to be football coach hire
- November 30, 2017

Despite calling the rumors of him taking the head coaching job in Corvallis " flattering , " he wound up focused on his current club. Oregon State has been in the market for a new coach since Gary Andersen surprisingly stepped down in October after a 1-5 start. (more...)
Vegas reveals odds for where Eli Manning will play in 2018 Vegas reveals odds for where Eli Manning will play in 2018
- November 30, 2017

Obviously, Manning ended up turning down the chance to start on Sunday, and apparently, he turned down that offer because he didn't like the plan that coach Ben McAdoo had made for him. They play at Oakland this week. "I will help Geno and Davis prepare to play as well as they possibly can". The Giants came into this season with high expectations, but have stumbled to a 2-9 start and Manning has arguably played the worst ball of his career. (more...)
James Bond-style base jumpers leap off mountain into plane James Bond-style base jumpers leap off mountain into plane
- November 29, 2017

The duo BASE jumped from Jungfrau Mountain, one of the highest in the Swiss Alps at about 13,000 feet, and flew in formation with a Pilatus Porter down the steep mountainside before flying through its side cargo door. "You need to have skills, focus and there's also a lot of work", the pair said in a statement released by Red Bull . "The biggest risk was when we base jumped from the cliff". (more...)
Janoris Jenkins injury: Giants CB done for season Janoris Jenkins injury: Giants CB done for season
- November 29, 2017

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , he is to undergo ankle surgery on Wednesday that will end his season. New York, which has been ravaged by injuries all season long, is just 2-9 and will take on the Oakland Raiders this Sunday. For all intents and purposes, the Giants' season is over. Jenkins strongly denied that he wasn't giving 100 percent. Prior to his time with the Giants, Jenkins spent the first four years of his career with the St. (more...)
Tennessee has reached out to Purdue coach Jeff Brohm, per report Tennessee has reached out to Purdue coach Jeff Brohm, per report
- November 29, 2017

Purdue was in shambles when Brohm took over. Brohm was hired at Purdue following the 2016 season, and has the Boilermakers 6-6 and headed to a bowl this season. "Gundy's developing interest in Tennessee was heightened by another setback in his relationship with Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder, according to sources", ESPN's Chris Low wrote Tuesday night. (more...)
Knicks' Enes Kanter taunts LeBron James following Cleveland star's ejection Knicks' Enes Kanter taunts LeBron James following Cleveland star's ejection
- November 29, 2017

When James was ejected for the first time in his 1,082-game career Tuesday, Kanter made sure to poke a little fun at the four-time NBA MVP. James was tossed for arguing with referee Kane Fitzgerald about a non-foul call against Hassan Whiteside . (more...)
Sam Allardyce appointed as new Everton manager on 18-month contract Sam Allardyce appointed as new Everton manager on 18-month contract
- November 29, 2017

He can go as far as he wants. Allardyce will be at Goodison tonight. Everton turned to Allardyce after failing in a bid to take Marco Silva away from Premier League rival Watford. Everton sacked Koeman last month after a poor start to the season and placed their Under-23 coach Unsworth in temporary charge, but results have not improved and the club are now one place above the relegation zone. (more...)
Tampa Bay misses out on MLS expansion this time Tampa Bay misses out on MLS expansion this time
- November 29, 2017

Sacramento is one of four teams still in the running for one of two Major League Soccer expansion teams, with officials set to go to NY to meet with the MLS commissioner on December 6. After averaging 17,296 fans in 2016 as an expansion team, attendance jumped to 21,199 per game this year - a figure that would have ranked Cincinnati eighth among the 22 existing MLS franchises this year. (more...)
Candriam Luxembourg SCA Trims Position in Royal Bank Of Canada (NYSE:RY) Candriam Luxembourg SCA Trims Position in Royal Bank Of Canada (NYSE:RY)
- November 29, 2017

Royal Bank of Canada ( TSE:RY ) opened at C$100.45 on Monday. After $1.89 actual earnings per share reported by Royal Bank of Canada for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.53 % EPS growth. Profit at the Royal Bank of Canada increased by 12 per cent in its fiscal ourth quarter, enough to push its annual net income to an all-time record of $11.47 billion. (more...)