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Troy vs. North Texas, New Orleans Bowl 2017 live stream Troy vs. North Texas, New Orleans Bowl 2017 live stream
- December 17, 2017

North Texas has a relatively young squad with only a handful of senior starters. North Texas' offense against Troy's defense should be a fun matchup, especially in the fast track of the Superdome. Brown's Trojans shocked the college football world with a win over LSU in their last trip to Louisiana. OREGON LB Troy Dye has 103 tackles in his sophomore season, 48 more than the next closest Oregon defender. (more...)
Russell Simmons Denies Sexual Assault Allegations, Starts '#NotMe' Movement
- December 17, 2017

She claims she told Simmons she would either leave or she would finish the massage as long as he agreed that he wouldn't try to initiate any more sexual activities, and the rest of the massage passed without another incident. Simmons announced on November 30 that he was stepping down from his business roles after two women accused him of assault - claims he also denied. She writes that he took her home from a NYC club, had the driver lock the doors of the auto and then forced her to go to ... (more...)
Kentucky hols off Virginia Tech, 93-86 Kentucky hols off Virginia Tech, 93-86
- December 17, 2017

Tech closed the run with 10 straight points. "He's working at it". For Virginia Tech to win, they have to be extremely efficient offensively knowing that Kentucky will likely dominate the glass and have a significant advantage in shot attempts. (more...)
West Indies comeback unlikely, will only play T20 leagues: Dwayne Bravo West Indies comeback unlikely, will only play T20 leagues: Dwayne Bravo
- December 17, 2017

He added, "I am looking at these tournaments as a chance to continue playing cricket". Bravo now sees his future exclusively in the various short-format leagues around the world. A spirited all-rounder who can set the field on fire with his infectious enthusiasm, Bravo has been a trusted commodity in the T20 market, contributing in all three departments easily. (more...)
Interpol Refuses to Issue Red Corner Notice Against Dr Zakir Naik Interpol Refuses to Issue Red Corner Notice Against Dr Zakir Naik
- December 16, 2017

In a major setback to Indian effort to arrest controversial televangelist Dr Zakir Naik , Interpol has cancelled New Delhi's request for a red-corner notice against the preacher that could have restricted his global travel. Dr. Naik, head of the Islamic Research Foundation, first ran afoul of the law after the Maharashtra government and the Central government conducted inquiries against him. (more...)
India vs Sri Lanka 3rd ODI India vs Sri Lanka 3rd ODI
- December 16, 2017

For a series that has generated more buzz about the impending challenges that await hosts across the Cape of Good Hope than what their current rivals can possibly conjure, the third One-Day International (ODI) against Sri Lanka in Visakhapatnam offers a modicum of much-needed relevance. (more...)
Lions' Darius Slay closing in on first Pro Bowl Lions' Darius Slay closing in on first Pro Bowl
- December 17, 2017

As you probably noticed, not a single Lions player ended up with the most votes for their respective position. Shazier, who continues to recover in a Pittsburgh-area hospital, started the process of physical rehabilitation this week. The 2018 Pro Bowl rosters will ultimately be announced exclusively on Tuesday, December 19 live on NFL Network's Pro Bowl special "NFL Total Access: Pro Bowl Players Revealed" at 8:00 PM ET. (more...)
Bears vs. Lions 2017 live results: Score updates and highlights Bears vs. Lions 2017 live results: Score updates and highlights
- December 17, 2017

Mitchell Trubisky directed an offense that had a season-high 482 yards and he became the franchise's first rookie to throw and run for touchdowns in a game since Jim McMahon in 1982. That victory snapped a two-game losing streak, as the Lions are working through some struggles while trying to win out in order to have a chance at the playoffs. (more...)
Braves trade Matt Kemp to Dodgers for four players Braves trade Matt Kemp to Dodgers for four players
- December 16, 2017

The right-hander missed most of 2015 and 2016 after undergoing Tommy John surgery in April 2015. Kemp last played for the Dodgers in 2014 and was actually still due to be paid by Los Angeles for the next two seasons. Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw also has an opt-out clause in his contract he could activate following the 2018 season. Indeed, the braves immediately designated Gonzalez, who spent the World Series away from the Dodgers at the request of team management, for a minor league ... (more...)
UK's Most Successful Cyclist Fails Drug Test UK's Most Successful Cyclist Fails Drug Test
- December 16, 2017

He has repeatedly faced questions on whether he is a clean rider, especially during the Tour de France , and has always denied wrongdoing. Here's what I think: "Today the world of sport has received bad news: if the news is confirmed, then nobody could give me back the chance to stand on the top step of the podium in Madrid". (more...)
Major League Baseball free agent rumors: Yankees, CC Sabathia agree to one-year deal Major League Baseball free agent rumors: Yankees, CC Sabathia agree to one-year deal
- December 17, 2017

Last season he was 14-5 with a 3.69 ERA (61-ER/148.2-IP). Gerrit Cole has been the name most frequently connected to the Yankees, and the Bombers and Pirates have talked about him possible coming to the Bronx in a deal. He had previously expressed that returning to NY was his preference. I want to see this thing through. "I was here with the old guard and here with the new guard". (more...)
Jazz center reportedly to miss month with sprained knee Jazz center reportedly to miss month with sprained knee
- December 16, 2017

Favors received six stitches and did not return. The Jazz also have recalled Tony Bradley from the Salt Lake Stars, a move first reported by The Tribune on Friday night. They play the Cavaliers (Dec. 16), Rockets (Dec. 18), Thunder (Dec. 20), Spurs (Dec. 21), Thunder (Dec. 23), Nuggets (Dec. 26), Warriors (Dec. 27) and then the Cavs again (Dec. (more...)
Derby win celebration was not over the top, says Guardiola Derby win celebration was not over the top, says Guardiola
- December 16, 2017

The Football Association has given the clubs until Wednesday to reply to a request for observations into an incident the United boss was initially reluctant to speak about in a terse, truncated press conference. After the players and staff headed down the tunnel, it is understood Mourinho complained outside the visitors' dressing room as he made his way to interviews. (more...)
Chargers-Chiefs: Not just another game
- December 16, 2017

So who wins this clash of division foes? Both teams sport tremendous offenses. The team's 0-4 start - which included a home loss to the Chiefs - put them closer to "must-win" territory with every subsequent loss. Lynn said he can't pinpoint why the offense got off to such a sluggish start. For games in December, it doesn't get any bigger than this. "We just stayed focused and stayed the course, and it's paid off". (more...)
Huddersfield put four past hapless Watford Huddersfield put four past hapless Watford
- December 16, 2017

Elias Kachunga and Mooy put Huddersfield two goals to the good at Vicarage Road before Troy Deeney was sent off for a unsafe lunge on Colin Quaner. It took Elias Kachunga just six minutes to bundle home the opener. "We are in the race, and for sure no one thought we'd be where we are but it's only near the middle of the season, nothing more ". They have speed, size, creativity; they are a proper Premier League team. (more...)
Manchester City vs Tottenham, Premier League
- December 16, 2017

But such figures are also of no interest to Guardiola, who face Tottenham at the Etihad Stadium this afternoon. "I think it is always important when the player does not feel so good and is not 100 per cent, like he was, because he was ill in the game against Stoke". (more...)
Arsenal Haven't Offered Mesut Ozil Final Contract - Arsene Wenger Arsenal Haven't Offered Mesut Ozil Final Contract - Arsene Wenger
- December 16, 2017

The German player is hoping to scoop an annual salary of 17,8 million euro per year. Arsenal star Mesut Özil prefers a move to Manchester Unite rather than Barcelona according to reports. But they aren't the only players at the Emirates who could be set to leave the north west of London. Ozil is such a joy to watch. As for players coming in, Wenger is said to be after a new central defender in January and will look to sign another in the summer, with the Mirror reporting that ... (more...)
West Ham 'growing in confidence' after successful derbies result, says David Moyes West Ham 'growing in confidence' after successful derbies result, says David Moyes
- December 16, 2017

However, West Ham thought they had taken the lead on the quarter-hour mark when Marko Arnautovic powered a header into the top corner, only for the assistant to correctly rule that the Austrian global had been half a yard offside. The 25-year-old has played regularly in the Europa League scoring once and providing two assists in six appearances for the Gunners. "But we've tightened up, we've not conceded many goals in the last couple of games, and we were a bit unfortunate against Man ... (more...)
Lorenzen Wright's ex-wife arrested on charges related to his murder Lorenzen Wright's ex-wife arrested on charges related to his murder
- December 16, 2017

He was shot multiple times. The seven-year investigation has been one of the Memphis Police Department's most high-profile unsolved cases in the death of Wright, who played for the Memphis Grizzlies and four other National Basketball Association teams as a forward and center in 13 seasons before retiring in 2009. (more...)
Man Utd Star Set To Be Sidelined For Three Months Man Utd Star Set To Be Sidelined For Three Months
- December 16, 2017

Mourinho , though, is accustomed to facing criticism and continues to work towards long-term goals , telling reporters ahead of a trip to West Brom: "We are second, this is where we are, not first and not third". Mourinho said he was confident with his options at the back, however, and that United would be able to cope in his absence. Ashley Young has impressed there, but Daley Blind and Matteo Darmian haven't done enough to stake their claim in that position. (more...)