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Rangers announce Chris Kreider will undergo surgery to have rib resected Rangers announce Chris Kreider will undergo surgery to have rib resected
- Января 05, 2018

Kreider left the Rangers' Dec. 27 game against the Washington Capitals after he experienced swelling in his arm. The surgery is known as rib resection and involves removing a section of the first rib under the collarbone. Add this to the list of misfortunes for Kreider, who has already sat out three games due to a blood clot in his arm . His injury opened the door for Vinni Lettieri to make his National Hockey League debut, in which he scored a goal. (more...)
FA Cup match report Manchester United v Derby County 05 January 2018 FA Cup match report Manchester United v Derby County 05 January 2018
- Января 05, 2018

George Thorne came in for Bradley Johnson to partner Tom Huddlestone in a midfield pivot, while Sam Winnall started up front instead of usual first choice, David Nugent . However, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Eric Bailly and Antonio Valencia will be unavailable because of injury issues. Derby boss Gary Rowett had chosen to leave leading scorer Matej Vydra on the bench, while handing a rest to key defenders Curtis Davies and Chris Baird . (more...)
NFL Playoffs: Atlanta Falcons at Los Angeles Rams NFL Playoffs: Atlanta Falcons at Los Angeles Rams
- Января 06, 2018

Thankfully for the Dirty Birds, their defense has shown this year they can play against strong offenses. RB and MVP candidate Todd Gurley leads the offense. Since the Rams move to Los Angeles they have been playing "temporarily" at the LA Coliseum . He also ended the year with a career-best 64 catches for 788 receiving yards and six receiving touchdowns in 15 games played. (more...)
ESPN's Katie Nolan calls Trump a 'stupid person' ESPN's Katie Nolan calls Trump a 'stupid person'
- Января 05, 2018

ESPN announced today that it has hired Emmy-winning sports personality Katie Nolan . We should avoid personal attacks and inflammatory rhetoric. The guidelines also mandate that "communication with producers and editors must take place prior to commentary on any political and social issues to manage volume and ensure a fair and effective presentation". (more...)
Dhoni back to CSK, Kolkata release Gambhir Dhoni back to CSK, Kolkata release Gambhir
- Января 05, 2018

An IPL franchise is eligible to secure up to five players by virtue of a combination of player retention (pre player auction) and Right to Match (during the auction), BCCI secretary Amitabh Chaudhary said in a statement. Satish Menon, CEO, Kings Xi Punjab , said, "We were among the few teams who wanted all the players in the pool". RCB and DD, who have retained two Indians and one foreign player respectively have two RTMs which can be used to rope in one Indian and one overseas player. (more...)
Lamar Jackson leaving Louisville for National Football League draft Lamar Jackson leaving Louisville for National Football League draft
- Января 05, 2018

He was a Heisman finalist in 2017 as a junior, throwing for 3,660 yards with 1,601 rushing yards and 45 total touchdowns. "I would like to thank the University of Louisville, Coach Petrino and the coaching staff, my teammates and the fans". (more...)
Reporter in Lithuania asks LiAngelo Ball a personal question Reporter in Lithuania asks LiAngelo Ball a personal question
- Января 05, 2018

According to Lithuanian basketball reporter Donatas Urbonas, LiAngelo Ball is set to make his pro debut on Saturday, while his younger brother LaMelo is still working through some documentation issues before he can make his debut. The Ball brothers will practice with their team for the first time on Friday , with their first game coming next Tuesday. Now the plan is for LaMelo and LiAngelo to play pro ball in Lithuania until they are eligible for the National Basketball Association, ... (more...)
Prediction: Nottingham Forest vs Arsenal Prediction: Nottingham Forest vs Arsenal
- Января 05, 2018

Wenger would have likely looked to shuffle his pack in the cup regardless, but he must now decide how experimental to go in his plans - with Granit Xhaka also ruled out with a slight groin problem. Sead Kolasinac (ankle), Aaron Ramsey (hamstring), Olivier Giroud (hamstring) and Nacho Monreal (ankle) all remain sidelined. Forest also have an underwhelming record in the FA Cup of late, as they have only made it beyond the third round of the competition in two of the last six years. (more...)
It's Royal Baby Season-Another English Royal Is Pregnant!
- Января 05, 2018

A spokesperson for Zara Tindall has announced the young royal is expecting her second child with husband Mike Tindall . The Queen's grand-daughter, Zara Tindall, is expecting baby number two with husband Mike Tindall. Three-year-old Mia Tindall grabbed headlines previous year when she held Queen Elizabeth's purse in her 90th birthday portrait. "However down we feel she will come running up in our faces". (more...)
Wenger handed touchline ban and £40000 fine after ref rant Wenger handed touchline ban and £40000 fine after ref rant
- Января 05, 2018

Wenger was subsequently charged by the FA after the referee's report was submitted and he has now been given a three-match touchline ban. The Football Association said Wenger admitted "his language and behaviour was abusive, improper and questioned the integrity" of referee Mike Dean . (more...)
Maria Sharapova ousted in Shenzhen Open semis; Germany into Hopman Cup final Maria Sharapova ousted in Shenzhen Open semis; Germany into Hopman Cup final
- Января 05, 2018

But Germany can seal their place in tomorrow's final with a win over Australia tonight, given they overcame the Belgians 2-1 on Monday night. In what turned out to be the best match of the tournament so far, Thanasi Kokkinakis defeated Alexander Zverev by 5-7 7-6 6-4 in 2 hours and 41 minutes to keep Australia in contention for the overall tie win. (more...)
Kyle Kuzma: Lakers 'Gave Up' in Loss to Thunder Kyle Kuzma: Lakers 'Gave Up' in Loss to Thunder
- Января 05, 2018

Oklahoma City (22-17) trailed by three entering the final quarter but scored the first 12 points with George's jumper providing a 106-97 lead with 8:35 remaining. Outside of cleaning up some of Westbrook's shot selection, things couldn't have gone much better for the Thunder's star trio. "We played 18 games in 31 days and had very little practice time", Thunder coach Billy Donovan told the Oklahoman . (more...)
Gruden: I hope I'm candidate for Raiders Gruden: I hope I'm candidate for Raiders
- Января 05, 2018

Nonetheless, this is certainly something to keep an eye if the Raiders do ultimately bring Gruden on board. Gruden's inevitable hiring comes with the Raiders eating the bulk of the extension they signed Del Rio to past year. "We believe the Rooney Rule was complied with". The Buccaneers won the Super Bowl in his first season as the team's coach, defeating the Raiders, 48-21. (more...)
Rivaldo backs Barcelona target Coutinho to thrive at Camp Nou Rivaldo backs Barcelona target Coutinho to thrive at Camp Nou
- Января 05, 2018

The creative midfielder is also believed to be preparing a move to Spain this month, but Klopp has kept coy on talk of the player leaving Liverpool in the winter window. Barcelona are expected to make another concerted bid to get the 25-year-old on board at the Camp Nou after failing with three bids for the Brazilian in the summer. (more...)
Reggie Lynch Still on Minnesota Basketball Team Amid Sexual Assault Suspension Reggie Lynch Still on Minnesota Basketball Team Amid Sexual Assault Suspension
- Января 05, 2018

University of Minnesota men's basketball star Reggie Lynch plans to appeal his suspension and ban from campus stemming from a school investigation that found him responsible for sexual misconduct, a source close to the player said Friday. (more...)
Man Utd legend Scholes: Shaw needs to handle Mourinho criticism Man Utd legend Scholes: Shaw needs to handle Mourinho criticism
- Января 05, 2018

He was a phenomenal player, that doesn't mean that we all have to be phenomenal. Scholes added: " Pogba doesn't look fit". But Mourinho was clearly in the mood to defend his player and claimed that part of Scholes' attitude was fuelled by jealousy. (more...)
Arsene Wenger plans Alexis Sanchez exit in January Arsene Wenger plans Alexis Sanchez exit in January
- Января 05, 2018

And if it does, Gianluca Di Marzio reports that Arsenal will seek to bring in Aubameyang from Dortmund as his replacement. The Gabon global has garnered a reputation as one of the most clinical strikers in European football with 69 league goals since the start of the 2015/16 Bundesliga campaign. (more...)
Delta Announced Atlanta Power Outrage that Cost $25 - $50 Million Delta Announced Atlanta Power Outrage that Cost $25 - $50 Million
- Января 05, 2018

Passengers on board a Delta Airlines fight hope it will be a case of third time lucky when they take off on their journey to London , after being turned around twice already - on two different planes. "The flight crew of Delta flight 284 from Atlanta to London, Heathrow elected to return to Atlanta out of an abundance of caution when an abnormal noise was observed in the aircraft", a Delta spokesperson stated in a release sent to FOX 5 News. (more...)
Toronto Theater Company Leader Steps Aside Amid Harassment Suits Toronto Theater Company Leader Steps Aside Amid Harassment Suits
- Января 05, 2018

Miller was joined at a Thursday morning news conference by fellow plaintiffs Kristin Booth , Diana Bentley , and Patricia Fagan , all actresses who had worked with the company, some starting just after it opened its doors in 1998. Two co-founders and two artists under contract with Soulpepper also announced at the press conference that they were resigning in solidarity with the four women. (more...)
Everton boss Sam Allardyce targeting more attacking pace Everton boss Sam Allardyce targeting more attacking pace
- Января 05, 2018

He is a very important player & we respect where he wants to play. On the uncertain future of Mirallas, Allardyce added: "It depends on many factors". Ironically, the 28-year-old appears to be in peak physical condition these days, yet Klopp has preferred Roberto Firmino or Dominic Solanke in attack, restricting the England global to just five Premier League starts so far in 2017/18. (more...)