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'Childish' errors & 'joke chances' annoy Mourinho after draw at Leicester 'Childish' errors & 'joke chances' annoy Mourinho after draw at Leicester
- December 24, 2017

In the 74th minute Leicester were reduced to 10 men as substitute Amartey was sent off for a second yellow card after fouling Marcus Rashford. Claude Puel's charges threw numbers forward in search of an equaliser in the final 10 minutes and they were rewarded in stoppage time when Maguire turned home Marc Albrighon's cross at the far post, 2-2. (more...)
Five things to know before today's Falcons at Saints' kickoff Five things to know before today's Falcons at Saints' kickoff
- December 24, 2017

He had at least 100 yards in four of his eight games this year. New Orleans is on top of the NFC South, but is just one game ahead of the Falcons , who have a chance to sweep the season series after winning the first meeting on December 7. (more...)
Indian bowlers help restrict Sri Lanka at 135/7 Indian bowlers help restrict Sri Lanka at 135/7
- December 24, 2017

Supporting them will be former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Hardik Pandya, Manish Pandey and Dinesh Karthik who have the caliber to demolish the Sri Lanka which has failed to look up to the mark. He also bowled 11 dot balls. The 18-year-old Sundar maintained a tight line and length, and caught risky Kusal Perera (4) off his own bowling after Unadkat got rid of Niroshan Dickwella (1). (more...)
Serena Williams to return at Mubadala World Tennis Championship
- December 24, 2017

Serena Williams will make her playing comeback following the birth of her daughter at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi . The Mubadala event had already seen men's world number one Rafael Nadal and three-time Grand Slam victor Stan Wawrinka withdraw. (more...)
Detroit Lions vs Cincinnati Bengals: Preview and prediction Detroit Lions vs Cincinnati Bengals: Preview and prediction
- December 24, 2017

But the Bengals should also be highly motivated to give head coach Marvin Lewis a deserving farewell at home. This season, the Lions have the 31 ranked rush offense (77.4 YPG), ranking only ahead of the Bengals (77.0 YPG). "Very frustrating", defensive end Carlos Dunlap said. STAFFORD'S SPREE: Matthew Stafford has completed more than 75 percent of his passes in the past three games, the first Lions quarterback with such a feat. (more...)
Arsenal injury is good news ahead of January window? Arsenal injury is good news ahead of January window?
- December 24, 2017

West Ham have also been linked with a move for the striker who has struggled with injury problems as well this season. Everton and West Ham were in the running to sign Giroud . With Giroud out it means Alexandre Lacazette is expected to start up front with Welbeck offering an option from the bench along with the likes of Alex Iwobi and Walcott. (more...)
Kyrie Irving doesn't think Christmas is a holiday
- December 24, 2017

Now, it seems Christmas Day can be added to that list, according to Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe . "I mean the hoopla on Christmas, I don't really get into that", Irving replied. Look at that extra insult, referring to Christmas as "the 25th". Yes-and more than a few National Basketball Association fans shared their thoughts on Irving's odd statement on social media. (more...)
Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson inactive for second game in a row Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson inactive for second game in a row
- December 24, 2017

Muhammad Wilkerson's career with the Jets is coming to an embarrassing end. Their next game after Sunday is the New Year's Eve season finale at the Patriots. They serve their punishment, and you move on. "We talked about a lot of things", Bowles said when asked. His $16.75 million base salary for 2018 is guaranteed for injury only at the moment. (more...)
Broncos expected to start Brock Osweiler against Redskins Broncos expected to start Brock Osweiler against Redskins
- December 24, 2017

Injury updates: Broncos receivers Cody Latimer (thigh) and Emmanuel Sanders (ankle) did not travel to Washington , D.C. and have been ruled out , the team announced Saturday evening. Despite turning in one of his career-best showings, Osweiler wasn't guaranteed the start against the Redskins because Joseph and general manager John Elway want to give Lynch every chance to play before the season ends. (more...)
Arsenal and Liverpool Share Spoils in 6-Goal Thriller Arsenal and Liverpool Share Spoils in 6-Goal Thriller
- December 24, 2017

Obviously we're very good going forward but those are the times in the game when you've got to tighten up, not make mistakes for those five minutes. "We need to play it a bit tighter and keep the ball a bit longer rather than trying to break all the time". (more...)
Liverpool edge ahead of Dortmund in race for Swiss worldwide star Liverpool edge ahead of Dortmund in race for Swiss worldwide star
- December 24, 2017

Akanji impressed against Manchester United this season. Another potential problem could be Basel's reluctance to sell the Swiss centre-half in the January transfer window ahead of their Champions League last-16 clash against Manchester City . (more...)
Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) Analysts See $1.32 EPS
- December 24, 2017

The stock decreased 0.47% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $167.71. About 748,615 shares traded. Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) has risen 37.63% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. On Friday, December 8 the stock rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo to "Buy". The company was downgraded on Friday, April 29 by CLSA. On Tuesday, January 24 the stock rating was upgraded by Bank of America to "Buy". (more...)
Manchester derby tunnel incident: FA opts against action Manchester derby tunnel incident: FA opts against action
- December 24, 2017

Drama ensued after championship side Bristol City overcame premier league giants Manchester United in the dying minutes of the Carabao Cup on Wednesday night, when Korey Smith headed in past David De Gea in the last minute of the game to gift the hosts a win. (more...)
Memphis Grizzlies vs. Los Angeles Clippers - 12/23/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- December 24, 2017

In the first half, the Grizzlies scored 63 points and lived beyond the arc, scoring 21 points alone off 3-pointers, shooting a scorching 58 percent. The Clippers rank 15th in rebounds per game (43.6) while the Grizzlies rank 28th (39.5). According to the Grizzlies' official public relations Twitter account, star center Marc Gasol is doubtful for Saturday night's game at FedExForum. (more...)
Winnipeg Jets fall to New York Islanders in Brooklyn Winnipeg Jets fall to New York Islanders in Brooklyn
- December 24, 2017

New York Islanders rookie Mathew Barzal continued making a name for himself Saturday by recording his first National Hockey League hat trick in an afternoon victory over the Winnipeg Jets . Anthony Beauvillier added another insurance goal late in regulation. Tucker Poolman snuck a puck past Halak from the right point for the Jets (20-11-6) to cut the lead in half at 13:42. (more...)
Mohamed Salah confident Liverpool will win silverware this season Mohamed Salah confident Liverpool will win silverware this season
- December 24, 2017

Salah, who joined Liverpool last summer from Serie A side Roma, has hit the headlines in England, scoring 20 goals in 25 appearances on all fronts with Liverpool so far. Salah also said he shares a good bond with fellow forward Sadio Mane and they are very close to each other. Liverpool are now fourth in the Premier League team table with 34 points, 18 points behind leaders Manchester City . (more...)
Gross scorcher gives Brighton 1-0 win over Watford Gross scorcher gives Brighton 1-0 win over Watford
- December 24, 2017

Gomes kept out a Connor Goldson header in a tight first half but Brighton pressed on relentlessly after the break and missed a string of chances either side of Gross's victor, with striker Tommer Hemed and centre back Lewis Dunk coming close. (more...)
Kane hits another hat-trick as Spurs cruise past Burnley Kane hits another hat-trick as Spurs cruise past Burnley
- December 24, 2017

Burnley began the match as the higher-placed team in the table but were behind in the seventh minute when Kane converted a penalty controversially won by Dele Alli. Only PSG hitman Edinson Cavani and Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi (50 each) have scored more club goals in Europe's top five leagues in all competitions in 2017 than Kane, who has 46. (more...)
Frank de Boer and Slaven Bilic in contention for Swansea City job Frank de Boer and Slaven Bilic in contention for Swansea City job
- December 24, 2017

The club won only two of their 11 Premier League games under Bilic this season. And The Guardian reports that another manager whose last spell in the top flight ended in disappointment is also being considered by Swansea chiefs. Jenkins said: "To change the manager, especially at only the halfway point of the season, is the last thing we wanted to do as a club". 'We had three different managers last season and as a result we all wanted to give Paul as much time as possible to turn ... (more...)
Sportscaster Dick Enberg Dies at Age 82 Sportscaster Dick Enberg Dies at Age 82
- December 24, 2017

Enberg's wife, Barbara, already was in Boston and was expecting his arrival. "He'd been busy with two podcasts and was full of energy". Other fans, ranging from Chuck D to Cher, praised the Hall of Fame broadcaster known for his longevity in the booth and his versatility in covering basketball, football, baseball, and tennis, among other sports. (more...)