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CoCo Vandeweghe refuses to return to court during Australian Open CoCo Vandeweghe refuses to return to court during Australian Open
- Января 16, 2018

The American had been suffering from a severe flu in the lead up to the Australian Open, and unsuccessfully attempted to have a delayed start to the tournament. "The second one I believe was an insult against me". I don't have to make myself uncomfortable because it's ill prepared. It was a stunning turn-around from last year's US Open when the host nation provided all four women's semifinalists -, and Vandeweghe - the first time that had happened in 36 years. (more...)
Seahawks hire Ken Norton Jr. as defensive coordinator, according to wife Seahawks hire Ken Norton Jr. as defensive coordinator, according to wife
- Января 16, 2018

Norton got fired as the Raiders defensive coordinator 10 games into last season, which was his third in that capacity with the Raiders since leaving Seattle's staff. "He's always having us look forward and do things that are important for us to continue our careers and keep improving ourselves". However, he took all of the heat for a defense that was tied for last place in sacks with 14 and dead last in the National Football League in takeaways with six after 10 games in 2017, being in fired ... (more...)
Gymnastics star Simone Biles says Larry Nasser sexually abused her Gymnastics star Simone Biles says Larry Nasser sexually abused her
- Января 16, 2018

Nassar was sentenced last month to 60 years in prison on federal child pornography charges and is set to be sentenced this week in MI after pleading guilty to additional counts of criminal sexual conduct related to allegations he assaulted girls under the guise of medical treatment. (more...)
Clemson DT Wilkins returning for senior year Clemson DT Wilkins returning for senior year
- Января 16, 2018

Ferrell and Bryant made their intentions clear on Saturday night when they announced they'd return, with Wilkins making his decision on Monday, the final day underclassmen had to declare. Clemson also returns Xavier Kelly, Albert Huggins, Nyles Pinckney and Richard Yeargin on the defensive line, mixing fresh talent with experience. Wilkins was named the national Defensive Lineman of the Year after a 60-tackle, 8.5-TFL and 4.5-sack junior campaign. (more...)
Conte says Conte says "everything is possible" when asked about future
- Января 16, 2018

The champions struggled for much of the game against the team that won the title a year before them, with Leicester creating a string of chances in the first half, thanks in large part to winger Riyad Mahrez. "There is something odd that after the first game we lost against Burnley the press pushed quickly to sack me", Conte continued. "This guy is not 100 per cent ready but I think he can start to help us for the rest of this season". (more...)
Former Vikings on the Saints ready for first trip back to Minnesota Former Vikings on the Saints ready for first trip back to Minnesota
- Января 16, 2018

Cameron was born in Minneapolis in 1989. A group calling themselves Take a Knee Nation Twin Cities, has planned to stage a protest against police violence outside the Vikings stadium on Sunday. They didn't rest starters, which surprised me. While pretty much all Vikings fans can agree they are a tortured population (a few too many even take pride in this suffering, if you ask me), you'll get some disagreement in which is worse. (more...)
Wenger Slams Arsenal Quality Vs Bournemouth, Gives Up On Sanchez Wenger Slams Arsenal Quality Vs Bournemouth, Gives Up On Sanchez
- Января 16, 2018

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger takes his seat in the stands during the Premier League match at the Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth . 'But it's a hard period for him. 'I don't master the rhythm of that. The Gunners led through Hector Bellerin's 52nd-minute strike but Callum Wilson equalised in the 70th before Jordon Ibe grabbed the victor - his first-ever for the Cherries - four minutes later. (more...)
Stoke City sack manager Mark Hughes after poor run Stoke City sack manager Mark Hughes after poor run
- Января 16, 2018

ALMOST TWO YEARS after suffering a horrific double leg break, Stephen Ireland will this afternoon make his return to competitive football after being named in Stoke City's side to face Coventry in the FA Cup . Hughes was hoping to add to his squad before his sacking but the decision is unlikely to upset Stoke's transfer window plans. Match-winner Grimmer, who beat Jack Butland from the edge of the area, admitted he was surprised to score his second goal of the season. (more...)
Mourinho responds to Mkhitaryan Arsenal links as Man Utd bench star Mourinho responds to Mkhitaryan Arsenal links as Man Utd bench star
- Января 16, 2018

United, second in the Premier League, host Stoke City on Monday. United are understood to have stolen a march on rivals City in their pursuit of Sanchez owing to a greater willingness to meet the demands of Arsenal and the Chile forward's agent Fernando Felicevich. (more...)
Joel Embiid, Sixers hold on, edge Raptors 117-111
- Января 16, 2018

Embiid was fouled and hit both free throws to help seal the victory. The Sixers blew a 22-point lead in a loss to Boston in London in their last game and coughed up a 22-point lead in a loss in Toronto's previous visit last month. Lowry hit a 3-pointer and Miles had an impressive offensive rebound and tip-in and suddenly it was 111-108 with 36.7 seconds left. The Sixers had been 0-8 against the Celtics, Raptors and Cavaliers (the top three teams in the Eastern Conference) this season, ... (more...)
Suarez Inspires Stunning FC Barcelona Comeback At Real Sociedad Suarez Inspires Stunning FC Barcelona Comeback At Real Sociedad
- Января 16, 2018

Yet Bilbao were behind for just six minutes as an unmarked Inaki Williams headed home Enric Saborit's cross. But Barcelona could be dealt a huge blow for the first leg. Barcelona make four changes from the 5-0 Copa del Rey win over Celta Vigo . Sociedad thought that they had scored their second just before the 30-minute mark when Willian Jose's deflected effort ended up in the bottom corner, but the referee had blown his whistle for a free kick after Ivan Rakitic tumbled. (more...)
Australian Open: Venus Williams makes shock first-round exit Australian Open: Venus Williams makes shock first-round exit
- Января 16, 2018

He fought back in the second set with five aces to snag three games to his name. However, her defeat was another dark mark on a awful day for American tennis, after top seeds Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens and John Isner all lost their first round matches. (more...)
Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB (FMX) Receives Consensus Rating of Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB (FMX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
- Января 16, 2018

Gfs Advisors Llc decreased Fomento Economico Mexicano S ( FMX ) stake by 8.27% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Hollencrest Securities Llc bought 10,800 shares as the company's stock rose 6.47% with the market. Black Creek Invest Mgmt Inc owns 1.35M shares. Gotham Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Co holds 2,972 shares. Among 17 analysts covering Fastenal ( NASDAQ:FAST ), 9 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 8 Hold. (more...)
LaMelo, LiAngelo Ball to start BBB Challenge game in Lithuania LaMelo, LiAngelo Ball to start BBB Challenge game in Lithuania
- Января 16, 2018

Their team was resilient, battling back from a 20-plus-point deficit to get back in the game in the fourth quarter, but ended up suffering a 95-86 defeat at the hands of Lietkabelis. LaVar Ball was caught for a quick word after the game and his solution after Vytautas' loss was simple. Peras Malukas, AFP/Getty Images LaVar Ball watches his sons during the Big Baller Brand Challenge friendly tournament match between BC Prienu Vytautas and BC Zalgiris-2. (more...)
Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. Sells 46267 Shares of Cerner Corporation (CERN)
- Января 16, 2018

As per Friday, February 24, the company rating was downgraded by Citigroup. Citigroup initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, June 10 report. Gm Advisory Group Inc. holds 3.17% of its portfolio in U.S. Concrete, Inc. for 136,336 shares. Moreover, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Incorporated has 0.08% invested in Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) for 840,835 shares. (more...)
Reporter who claims medicine caused disorientation tweets about being released from hospital Reporter who claims medicine caused disorientation tweets about being released from hospital
- Января 16, 2018

In her statement, Roland attributed her disappearance to an adverse reaction to a prescribed medication. Roland, who covers Texas A&M athletics for Rivals.com, a Yahoo!-owned publication focusing on college sports, didn't identify the medication. (more...)
Giants Deal For Pirates Slugger Andrew McCutchen Giants Deal For Pirates Slugger Andrew McCutchen
- Января 16, 2018

McCutchen was one of several Pirates players who figured to be on the move in the wake of the Cole trade . He hit.291 with 203 home runs and 725 RBIs over nine seasons with the Pirates. Catcher Francisco Cervelli will be 32 in March, and his numbers (and health) have gotten worse in each of his three seasons in Pittsburgh - he's owed $22 million over the next two years. (more...)
Danica Patrick 'Aaron Rodgers and I Are Dating' Danica Patrick 'Aaron Rodgers and I Are Dating'
- Января 15, 2018

New couple alert! In the midst of rumors that the pair are dating, first photos of Aaron Rodgers and Danica Patrick spending time together have surfaced online. Patrick, a native of Roscoe, Illinois, and avid fan of Chicago sports, may have to rethink her allegiance to the Green Bay Packers' heated NFC North rival - the Chicago Bears. (more...)
Manuel Akanji set to join Borussia Dortmund on record €22 million Manuel Akanji set to join Borussia Dortmund on record €22 million
- Января 16, 2018

So too were Tottenham and Liverpool for that matter, with Akanji seemingly destined for a move to the Premier League as the January transfer window grew near. Klopp will be disappointed to have lost out on the highly-rated player who has Champions League experience and who would have been part of the Basel side set to play against Manchester City in the final round of 16 of the European Cup had he remained with the Swiss champions. (more...)
Vikings OC Pat Shurmur expected to accept Giants HC job Vikings OC Pat Shurmur expected to accept Giants HC job
- Января 15, 2018

The offense lost quarterbacks Teddy Bridgewater last season due to a horrific leg injury and Sam Bradford this season. Minnesota will play in Philadelphia next weekend for the NFC Championship, so the earliest the Giants can make the hiring official is next Monday. (more...)