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Chelsea 1-1 Atlético Madrid, Champions League Chelsea 1-1 Atlético Madrid, Champions League
- December 07, 2017

Premier League giants Manchester United and Italians Juventus were among the sides to advance to the knockout round of the Champions League Tuesday following victories on the final matchday while Atletico Madrid were eliminated after being held at Chelsea . (more...)
City's dramatic late show earns record PL win City's dramatic late show earns record PL win
- December 07, 2017

I'm not sure it is the most exciting I've ever seen, because there were times when Arsenal's Invincibles played some really fantastic stuff. "I said to the boys if we do that against the other top teams we will give ourselves a chance and, as everyone knows, we've got a lot of the top teams coming up in the next few weeks". (more...)
Steelers safety Mike Mitchell: 'This is a man's game' Steelers safety Mike Mitchell: 'This is a man's game'
- December 07, 2017

The first was on a brutal hit by Juju Smith-Shuster on Vontaze Burfict followed by a shot from George Iloka on Antonio Brown's late-touchdown . In an interview with ESPN, NFL executive vice president of football operations Troy Vincent said that changing targeting rules "is something we have to consider". (more...)
Browns fire GM Sashi Brown, Hue Jackson will return Browns fire GM Sashi Brown, Hue Jackson will return
- December 07, 2017

One popular rumor on the local Cleveland radio airwaves, and confirmed on Twitter by NFL.com information man Ian Rapoport, is the new sheriff in town will be former Kansas City Chiefs GM John Dorsey . Wentz has an NFL-leading 29 touchdown passes this season. Philip Rivers passed for more yards than the Browns had as an offense, which is a huge concern, and will make up most of the article considering these are offensive takeaways after all. (more...)
Beal scores 51 in Wizards' win over Blazers Beal scores 51 in Wizards' win over Blazers
- December 07, 2017

The Wizards were coming off a 116-69 loss Monday night at Utah, the second-largest losing margin in franchise history. Damian Lillard tallied 29 points, eight assists and five rebounds in the loss to New Orleans. With Beal struggling his last few games, Washington is without a go-to scorer and now it faces a team that is among the best in the National Basketball Association at guarding the 3-point line. (more...)
Lindsey Vonn says she doesn't want to represent Donald Trump at Olympics Lindsey Vonn says she doesn't want to represent Donald Trump at Olympics
- December 07, 2017

CNN asked Vonn how she will feel representing the US under Trump after competing during the terms of Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama. A number of U.S. "Actually I think every USA team member is invited so no I won't go". She's not alone in her stance. The veteran downhill skier, who is set to compete in her final Olympics at February's games, is looking to go out in style with another gold medal for her collection. (more...)
Brussels loses right to host Euro 2020 matches, Wembley gains four games Brussels loses right to host Euro 2020 matches, Wembley gains four games
- December 07, 2017

However, Uefa opted for Wembley, which has already been chosen as the venue for the semi-finals and final. "We discussed with Brussels for quite a long time, they were not able to provide us with all the documentation". "If the answer would be no, it would be a problem for us to find a host quickly". It's an honour to be one of the 12 nations that will play a part in this prestigious "EURO for Europe" tournament and I would like to thank the UEFA Executive Committee for giving us the ... (more...)
Derrick Rose Addressed Cavaliers Players Before Returning to Team Derrick Rose Addressed Cavaliers Players Before Returning to Team
- December 07, 2017

And, it turns out, when star point guard Isaiah Thomas returns from the hip injury that has prevented him from playing this season, Wade wants to stay in the role he has. "Rose's status will be updated as appropriate when he reaches the point of returning to play". Rose has played in only seven of the Cavs' 23 games this season due to an ankle injury, and frustration with his injury led him to a almost two-week self-imposed exile in which he contemplated retirement. (more...)
NFL Will Consider Targeting Rule Similar to College Football's NFL Will Consider Targeting Rule Similar to College Football's
- December 07, 2017

There have been many proponents of the potential rule change, but Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner isn't one. The NCAA implemented a targeting rule prior to the 2013 season, with referees given the authority to stop games and review a penalty that could lead to an immediate ejection for targeting a defenseless opponent above the shoulders or using the crown of their helmet to tackle an opponent. (more...)
No. 6 Georgia makes playoff bid, routs No. 4 Auburn 28-7 No. 6 Georgia makes playoff bid, routs No. 4 Auburn 28-7
- December 07, 2017

The Bulldogs were torched for 488 yards in their 40-17 loss at Auburn on November 11, but they held the Tigers to 259 yards Saturday, including just 184 after the opening possession. Early in the second quarter, Auburn pushed into position to extend its lead, facing second-and-6 at the Georgia 14. Said Carter: "Davin's got ice in his veins, and he went out there and balled". (more...)
Georges St-Pierre not sure if body can handle middleweight defense Georges St-Pierre not sure if body can handle middleweight defense
- December 07, 2017

It appears to be a one and done for one of the greatest fighters in UFC history as he told Kara Wagland of TSN . "They actually called me yesterday and I think that it's out that he has colitis", White said. St-Pierre also recently discovered he's battling ulcerative colitis and will be out indefinitely . I've always been against performance-enhancing drugs, and I did it the natural way. (more...)
Record books rewritten in Champions League group stage Record books rewritten in Champions League group stage
- December 07, 2017

Tottenham Hotspur: Bayern Munich, FC Basel, FC Porto, Juventus , Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk . Having finished the 2017-18 A-League season in third place, Brisbane Roar will take part in a preliminary playoff against either Shan United of Myanmar or the winners of the Philippines Football League (who are yet ot be determined) in late January, before facing Tianjin Quanjian for a spot in the group stage. (more...)
Do You Think There Will Be A Government Shutdown? Do You Think There Will Be A Government Shutdown?
- December 07, 2017

After getting assurances from leadership, some Freedom Caucus members seemed to warm to the idea of a two-week bill, instead of a three-week bill they had pushed for that would have kept the government funded until December 30. "They told everybody what our will is", said Louie Gohmert, a Texas Republican. "We are certainly willing to enter into those good-faith negotiations, but they do not belong in the end-of-the year spending appropriations debate". (more...)
Simmba first look: Ranveer Singh shows off his quirky avatar Simmba first look: Ranveer Singh shows off his quirky avatar
- December 07, 2017

The film is titled as Simmba and is produced by Karan Johar under his production banner Dharma Productions. Now the film is being remade in Hindi and young actor Ranveer Singh has been asked to play ruthless cop in this stylish action entertainer. (more...)
Will this former Mississippi State standout return to the Major League Baseball? Will this former Mississippi State standout return to the Major League Baseball?
- December 07, 2017

Rafael Palmeiro, who's 53 and last played in 2005, says he is thinking about trying to make a comeback. So while Palmeiro, who played for the Cubs, Rangers and Orioles during his 20-year career, is one of five players in Major League Baseball history with 500 home runs and 3,000 hits, his 569 and 3,020 in those categories figure to stand as lifetime totals. (more...)
Shashi Kapoor's Prayer Meet In Mumbai. See Pics Shashi Kapoor's Prayer Meet In Mumbai. See Pics
- December 07, 2017

These words are not only synonymous with veteran filmmaker Raj Kapoor , but are also the motto for most artistes in the film industry. Members of Kapoor family, including Krishna Raj, Neetu, Randhir, Babita, Karisma, Rajeev, Armaan and Adar sat together. (more...)
Varane blow for Real
- December 07, 2017

Sunday begins with Real Sociedad looking to cure defensive problems at home to bottom of the table Malaga, whose mini-recovery has stumbled in the last two weeks, while Athletic Club Bilbao look for their first win in seven weeks away to Levante, who are solid on the road, but struggle to control games at home. (more...)
Bulls lead Pacers 55-39 at halftime Bulls lead Pacers 55-39 at halftime
- December 07, 2017

Coach Fred Hoiberg said initially he will be limited to under 20 minutes playing time. Meanwhile, the Pacers chipped away, getting seven points from Bojan Bogdanovic in the decisive run - including a thunderous dunk to draw in to within 94-92 - to set the stage for Oladipo's clutch play. (more...)
Betting Preview: Arsenal vs BATE Borisov: Back the Gunners to score first Betting Preview: Arsenal vs BATE Borisov: Back the Gunners to score first
- December 07, 2017

Arsene Wenger believes Mustafi will definitely be fit for the midweek London derby with West Ham United next Wednesday [13 December] night if he is unable to feature at Southampton . So, on that note, I am going to predict a fighting game from BATE, who have absolutely nothing else to play for but this game, but we will have just enough quality to win the game. (more...)
Gary Neville reacts to Jesse Lingard's display in Man United v Arsenal Gary Neville reacts to Jesse Lingard's display in Man United v Arsenal
- December 07, 2017

In fact, the United custodian matched a Premier League record by making 14 saves over the course of 90 minutes, the joint-most in a single top-flight game. I don't know so many in English but wonderful, phenomenal, fantastic. "I think we didn't start well at all at the back and we are guilty of that", Wenger told the BBC. (more...)