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Chelsea Needs To Be 120% To Beat Barcelona - Antonio Conte Chelsea Needs To Be 120% To Beat Barcelona - Antonio Conte
- December 13, 2017

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says he is unsure if delving into the January market will do much to boost the club's ailing Premier League title defence. Now we must be focused in the league to go game by game, to do our best. Conte was keen to stress that his immediate focus was on the Premier League, but the Italian conceded that his team had been handed a very hard draw against the La Liga leaders. (more...)
Ares Design reveals Project Panther supercar Ares Design reveals Project Panther supercar
- December 13, 2017

It's been a long time since we saw pop-up headlights on a new vehicle, so we applaud the decision to incorporate those despite the difficulties that abound. The 5.2-liter V10 engine , seven-speed dual-clutch transmission and all-wheel drive should launch the Panther to 60 in about three seconds, and we'd imagine a top speed near 200 miles per hour isn't out of the question. (more...)
LeBron James matches career-high 17 assists in win vs. Hawks LeBron James matches career-high 17 assists in win vs. Hawks
- December 13, 2017

Lastly, Tyler Cavanaugh logged his first career start tonight against the Cavs . He finished with 25 points while making 11 of 13 shots, matched his career-high with 17 assists and grabbed seven rebounds in a game that wasn't almost as close as the final score. (more...)
Sindhu and Srikanth aim to end season on a high Sindhu and Srikanth aim to end season on a high
- December 13, 2017

World number three Sindhu has been clubbed along with number two ranked Akane Yamaguchi of Japan, Sayako Sato (world number 15), also of Japan, and Bingjiao (world number nine) in Group A. Sindhu, the only Indian female athlete to win an individual Olympic silver medal, will look to get off to a flying start against a player who has troubled her in the past. (more...)
Yankees Trade Rumors: Michael Fulmer, Patrick Corbin Targeted by NY Yankees Trade Rumors: Michael Fulmer, Patrick Corbin Targeted by NY
- December 13, 2017

The Tigers have let the entire baseball world know that they are in serious rebuilding mode and could very well be one of baseball's worst teams heading into the 2018 season, but is trading a young stud like Fulmer wise? Kinsler, 35, is in the past year of his contract with the Tigers, earning $10 million for this coming season. (more...)
Newcastle close to takeover as Amanda Staveley increases offer to Mike Ashley Newcastle close to takeover as Amanda Staveley increases offer to Mike Ashley
- December 13, 2017

While that would come too late for the January transfer window there are suggestions that Ashley could offer Rafael Benítez, Newcastle's manager, around £30m to spend on the new players needed to avert a relegation skirmish with Staveley refunding the money once contracts are signed. (more...)
Sporting KC loses Latif Blessing to LAFC in expansion draft Sporting KC loses Latif Blessing to LAFC in expansion draft
- December 13, 2017

A list of players eligible for selection in the Waiver Draft will go public tonight, and the Waiver Draft will take place Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. CT. Blessing is a great pickup at forward. Edwards played his first full season for Toronto FC this season after appearing in one match in 2016. Columbus is managed by Head Coach and Sporting Director Gregg Berhalter . (more...)
Jurgen Klopp discusses attacking options ahead of Liverpool vs West Brom clash Jurgen Klopp discusses attacking options ahead of Liverpool vs West Brom clash
- December 13, 2017

Commenting on his current achievements this season and potential personal targets Salah said: "I will say at the end of the season but now I'm quiet and I keep it for myself! We didn't, so, as I said , blame me". We had a bit of information but, come on, it would sound like an excuse to me. We need the best quality we can have before each game. We have to see. (more...)
Paul Pogba makes startling confession about Real Madrid Paul Pogba makes startling confession about Real Madrid
- December 13, 2017

There have been reports in recent months suggesting that Madrid are growing exhausted of Bale's injury problems and it looks like the European champions have finally decided it's time to cash-in. "I never regret my choice". Pogba has been highly influential under Jose Mourinho but was suspended for the defeat to Manchester City following his red card against Arsenal for a rash challenge on Hector Bellerin. (more...)
Saints Fan Sues Team over Protests Before National Anthem Saints Fan Sues Team over Protests Before National Anthem
- December 13, 2017

Despite it being the fans that have caused a rowdy environment Dragna says, "the Saints created that behavior by condoning it". The Saints have not commented on the matter. After a team meeting we made a decision to kneel as one BEFORE the anthem was played and STAND united as one DURING the anthem! A few weeks later, news of the protest broke, stirring controversy, though nothing on the scale it would achieve a year later when President Donald Trump began tweeting on the subject. (more...)
Tweets on sexual harassment cost Jose Canseco broadcasting job Tweets on sexual harassment cost Jose Canseco broadcasting job
- December 13, 2017

On Tuesday, Canseco made a decision to hop on Twitter and reveal that he too has been a victim of sexual assaults, but by women and he never complained about it. He admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs as a player and later wrote in a book that most of the players were doping to improve their game. He won the A.L. (more...)
UCI: Tour de France champion, Froome failed drugs test UCI: Tour de France champion, Froome failed drugs test
- December 13, 2017

He said that during the race he had "followed the team doctor's advice to increase my Salbutamol dosage". Team Sky issued a statement in which Froome said he had followed medical advice and taken an increased dosage of his medication after his asthma, a condition he has suffered with throughout his career, became worse during the race. (more...)
LeBron dishes delicious behind-the-back pass LeBron dishes delicious behind-the-back pass
- December 13, 2017

Nearly everyone got in on the fun, as Kyle Korver finished with 19 points and made 6-of-9 from behind the arc, while Jeff Green had 17, Jose Calderon tied a season high with 14, Jae Crowder had 13 and J.R. "Me being efficient just helps our team ultimately". Veteran Dwyane Wade sat out the game to rest a sore knee. Pistons starters hit just 24 percent with 11 turnovers in the first half after shooting 26 percent in Sunday's loss to the Celtics. (more...)
MS Dhoni competes against Hardik Pandya in a 100 metre sprint MS Dhoni competes against Hardik Pandya in a 100 metre sprint
- December 13, 2017

When it comes to running between the wickets or running with his pads on the field, MS Dhoni is known to make statements on the field and truly believes in the ideology of "actions speaking louder than words". Dhoni has got the 4th best ODI batting average of all time (minimum 3000 ODI runs). He will be the 4th Indian to reach this milestone after Sachin, Ganguly and Dravid. (more...)
Mata rallies United in wake of Mourinho defeatism Mata rallies United in wake of Mourinho defeatism
- December 13, 2017

United's performance on Sunday has attracted plenty of attention for its timidity, and only a string of more expressive displays is likely to salve the wounds of Reds supporters still smarting from the City loss. "He is not an very bad man". "He was my assistant at Barcelona ". The Dutchman was much less kind when discussing United CEO Ed Woodward and the way he handled the decision to remove Van Gaal. (more...)
Tyson Fury accepts backdated UKAD ban; still requires boxing licence Tyson Fury accepts backdated UKAD ban; still requires boxing licence
- December 13, 2017

Although Tyson Fury has received a two-year ban, the punishment has been handed out retrospectively. Fury, whose last fight was two years ago when he beat Wladimir Klitschko to claim the WBA, IBF and WBO belts, blamed the failed test on eating uncastrated wild boar. (more...)
Minnesota Timberwolves, 118 Philadelphia 76ers Minnesota Timberwolves, 118 Philadelphia 76ers
- December 13, 2017

The Sixers, thanks to four losses in a row, fell to 13-13 on the season - still a strong start considering their hard schedule to begin the season. "Last year I was really excited to play against him", Embiid said. This is a team that flourishes when Embiid or Simmons take over. "If you're exhausted, run some extra laps at practice". 76ers: Simmons, who entered averaging 18 points per game, didn't score until 1:17 remained in the fourth quarter when he had a dunk. (more...)
Father asks Swaraj to help bring back teen footballer's body Father asks Swaraj to help bring back teen footballer's body
- December 13, 2017

Her parents accused the School Games Federation of India (SGFI) officials of not helping them enough by providing timely information and also of not taking care of the young students in Australia. The school girl, Nitisha Negi, was one of the five Indian footballers who were swept away by a huge wave on Sunday. SGFI secretary-general Rajesh Mishra confirmed the news. (more...)
West Ham captain Noble on beating Chelsea: I do like winning derbies West Ham captain Noble on beating Chelsea: I do like winning derbies
- December 13, 2017

Despite the win, Moyes team remains in the relegation zone. Hart has endured a torrid start to the season since joining the Hammers on loan from Manchester City , and his hopes of making England's World Cup team are fading as he misses out on games. (more...)
There Is No Stopping Record Breakers Manchester City This Season There Is No Stopping Record Breakers Manchester City This Season
- December 13, 2017

An uninspiring season on loan at Stoke failed to rebuild his reputation and the Ivory Coast forward is now back at the Liberty Stadium for a second spell. "We have to keep our feet on the floor and keep working hard, preparing physically and mentally", he said. Kyle Bartley is back in training following a long-term knee injury but will not face City. (more...)