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LaVar pulls LiAngelo from UCLA LaVar pulls LiAngelo from UCLA
- December 05, 2017

It's absurd to suggest that LiAngelo and his fellow teammates shouldn't have been suspended for shoplifting in China, especially given the global news it caused, and drawing President Trump into the story. LiAngelo was set to become the second member of the Ball family to suit up for the Bruins. It appears LiAngelo Ball's UCLA career has ended before it ever began. (more...)
I'm not Pochettino - Wenger refuses to give up on title I'm not Pochettino - Wenger refuses to give up on title
- December 04, 2017

The Gunners lost 3-1 to second-placed Manchester United on Saturday, and were beaten by the same scoreline last month against City. "That's very hard to accept". When the performance is of that quality, we have to be efficient. We are in this job to be efficient, you know. 'We are enjoying playing together in Europe but obviously we all want to play in the Premier League as well so when the boss wants to put us on the pitch we try to give our best and bring our small cog to the big machine'. (more...)
Sheringham believes Tottenham can win Champions League Sheringham believes Tottenham can win Champions League
- December 05, 2017

Spurs qualified for the knockout stage after two wins against Borussia Dortmund, victories over APOEL Nicosia and Real Madrid and an impressive draw at the Santiago Bernabeu. But Barca have already wrapped up first place so may rest players, and have dropped four points from their last two La Liga matches. Chelsea are in the draw for the next round and will be joined by Manchester United and Liverpool, as long as they avoid defeats in their final games against CSKA Moscow and Spartak ... (more...)
Watch Colin Kaepernick accept the ACLU's Courageous Advocate award Watch Colin Kaepernick accept the ACLU's Courageous Advocate award
- December 05, 2017

Kaep made a brief statement about standing up for the rights of those who are being oppressed while being honored at the ACLU of Southern California's Bill of Rights dinner on Sunday, where he received the Eason Monroe Courageous Advocate Award. (more...)
Iowa radio station fires employees after degrading comments Iowa radio station fires employees after degrading comments
- December 04, 2017

It contains racist comments by an announcer and a producer . "As Trump would say, go back where they came from", one announcer said during a commercial break, apparently unaware the online version of the feed wasn't taking the break on KIOW. (more...)
FA Cup draw highlighted by Liverpool FA Cup draw highlighted by Liverpool
- December 04, 2017

The oldest club competition in the world returns on January 5, and there are some interesting ties for TV companies to get nostalgic about and talk about the " magic of the cup ". Chelsea go to Norwich City, which might be awkward, and if you're looking for shock potential then Fulham and Shrewsbury might fancy themselves at home to Southampton and West Ham respectively. (more...)
Sabres acquire forward Scott Wilson from Red Wings
- December 04, 2017

The move essentially makes the return from Riley Sheahan's trade to Pittsburgh (along with a fifth round pick) a third round pick and a fifth round pick. This marks the second time Wilson has been traded this season. The Sabres have gotten off to a disappointing 6-17-4 start to the season and have lost 11 of the team's last 12 games. (more...)
Messi statue again broken in Buenos Aires Messi statue again broken in Buenos Aires
- December 04, 2017

The latest incident has seen the statue chopped off at the ankles with the rest of the statue just lying on the pavement. Police said they had no information about the identity of the perpetrators. Earlier this year, it had to be repaired after being cut in half from the waist up. Messi, who left Argentina in 2000 to play for Barcelona, has in the past come under criticism for his performance in the national team. (more...)
Why to Keeping Eye on Facebook, Inc. (FB), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)?
- December 04, 2017

Marathon Petroleum Corporation has a strong resistance at $52.17 levelCompany is now extending on moving average as a base level as it continue to find support at 16.98% above its 200 Day average. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.33%. It turned negative, as 53 investors sold MPC shares while 274 reduced holdings. (more...)
'Kwaussie': Twin citizen saga behind Australia's phrase of 2017 'Kwaussie': Twin citizen saga behind Australia's phrase of 2017
- December 04, 2017

The word is a portmanteau of Kiwi and Aussie meant to express a person who has duel citizenship or identifies with both countries. Researchers say Crowe, the star of the films such as "Gladiator" and "Les Misérables", was one of the original "Kwaussies". (more...)
Pontiac Silverdome Fails To Implode During Planned Demolition Pontiac Silverdome Fails To Implode During Planned Demolition
- December 04, 2017

Roughly 10% of the explosive charges did not detonate due to a wiring issue, said Rick Cuppetilli, executive vice president with Adamo. Pontiac Mayor Deirdre Waterman compared the Silverdome to her city. "It's going to collapse - we just don't know when", one official said. An official remarked that they would have to let gravity finish the job. If only the Detroit Lions were so resolute and unbreakable. (more...)
Jorja Smith announced as BRITs Critics' Choice Award victor for 2018
- December 04, 2017

English R&B singer Jorja Smith has won the Brit Awards 2018 Critics' Choice award, putting her in the rarefied company of previous honorees Adele , Sam Smith and Ellie Goulding . The singer, who took fourth place on the BBC Sound of 2017, was working in a Starbucks less than two years ago when she posted her first single, Blue Lights , on SoundCloud. (more...)
Mourinho confirms reliable star will miss CSKA Moscow game Mourinho confirms reliable star will miss CSKA Moscow game
- December 04, 2017

Mourinho revealed he will make changes ahead of this weekend's Premier League clash with Manchester City with Sergio Romero set to start in goal as De Gea is given a night off after his heroics helped United to a 3-1 win at Arsenal on Saturday. (more...)
Floyd F. Sherman Sells 40000 Shares of Builders FirstSource, Inc
- December 04, 2017

Goodhaven Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Builders Firstsource Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.26 billion market cap company. (NASDAQ:BLDR) for 370,010 shares. Also, major shareholder Jll Partners Fund V. Lp sold 13,482,177 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 6th. (more...)
Cup fever: FA Cup third round draw tonight Cup fever: FA Cup third round draw tonight
- December 04, 2017

It might not have quite the excitement of years gone by, but the FA Cup third round draw is still a big moment on the football calendar and it comes around again this evening. (more...)
Texas A&M to announce Jimbo Fisher as new football coach Texas A&M to announce Jimbo Fisher as new football coach
- December 04, 2017

Those changes quickly translated to the playing field, with Fisher guiding FSU to a 10-win season in 2010, its first since 2005, and its first victory over rival Florida since 2003. He takes over a Texas A&M program that went 7-5 this season under Kevin Sumlin, who was sacked November 26. After Friday's announcement, defensive tackles coach Odell Haggins was named interim head coach and brought the Seminoles a win over the weekend against ULM. (more...)
Luis Suarez: 'Neymar will not join Real Madrid' Luis Suarez: 'Neymar will not join Real Madrid'
- December 04, 2017

And Suarez said he had no role in calming tensions between Cavani and Neymar . In an interview with Marca's Luis F. Rojo , Suarez dismissed speculation linking the forward with Real: "Not at all". Suarez also defended Neymar's decision to leave Barca, insisting he understands why he and his family made the decision they did. " Neymar is a mature person who was fully aware of the decision he made". (more...)
Clattenburg gloats about letting Spurs 'self-destruct' Clattenburg gloats about letting Spurs 'self-destruct'
- December 04, 2017

Nine of Mauricio Pochettino's players were booked in the feisty encounter at Stamford Bridge but the fact that Clattenburg deviated from the rulebook and then openly admitted it has raised some eyebrows among several supporters. The match ended in dramatic fashion after goals from Gary Cahill and Eden Hazard ensured Chelsea came from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with Tottenham. MARK CLATTENBURG has astonishingly admitted to letting Tottenham "self-destruct" during the infamous Battle of the ... (more...)
Marco Silva hits back at bitter Sam Allardyce comments Marco Silva hits back at bitter Sam Allardyce comments
- December 04, 2017

It is the second time Allardyce has appointed Shakespeare to work with him - his ill-fated stint as manager of England in 2016 saw him make the same move. It is the same thing if I compare his work with a national team coach like Gareth Southgate", Silva said. "Then look at what I am doing at the same age - or you can wait until I am 63 years old, and then we can compare what I have done". (more...)
Magic bounce back with win over Knicks Magic bounce back with win over Knicks
- December 04, 2017

Then came news on Tim Hardaway Jr . The Knicks hope to have Porzingis back from an ankle injury when they host the Orlando Magic on Sunday. IN has given up at least 109 points in its last three games, but it was more a result of a quick pace. (more...)