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Otto Porter Jr. Out for Game 6 Against Raptors After Leg Procedure Otto Porter Jr. Out for Game 6 Against Raptors After Leg Procedure
- Апреля 27, 2018

Porter hasn't been himself during the playoffs while dealing with the injury, averaging 10.0 points in 31.8 minutes. The procedure was described as "small" so there's no indication of whether Porter could play in a potential Game 7, but it's a big blow to the Wizards playoff survival nonetheless. (more...)
National Hockey League demands Bruins star Brad Marchand stop licking players National Hockey League demands Bruins star Brad Marchand stop licking players
- Апреля 27, 2018

He appeared to lick - yes, lick - an opponent. A league spokesperson confirmed a report by Sportsnet that the NHL demanded Marchand not repeat that particular antic again. Never a boring moment for the Little Ball of Hate, who kissed Komarov earlier in the year and never shies away from extra curriculars. After the game, Marchand was asked by a reporter, "What is it about Komarov that makes you want to cuddle with him?" according to the Boston Globe . (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo sends autographed gift to Marcus Rashford, again Cristiano Ronaldo sends autographed gift to Marcus Rashford, again
- Апреля 27, 2018

On Saturday, Ronaldo posted a photo of himself and girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez at one of the hotels on Twitter. CR7 signed the jersey with "To Marcus, keep up the good work,"scrawled across the back of the jersey, much to the delight of the United Academy graduate". (more...)
Edmonton Oilers part ways with two assistant coaches Edmonton Oilers part ways with two assistant coaches
- Апреля 28, 2018

Team representatives did not specify why Fleming and Borgford had been "relieved of their duties". Oilers general manager Peter Chiarelli had hinted that changes were coming earlier this month when he said there will be a period of evaluation surrounding the coaching staff and that everyone was under scrutiny after the Oilers missed the playoffs this past season. (more...)
NFL QB Reportedly Set To Retire, Might Join Fox NFL QB Reportedly Set To Retire, Might Join Fox
- Апреля 27, 2018

However, Cutler was lured out of retirement, and paid handsomely to do so, by the Miami Dolphins when quarterback Ryan Tannehill went down to injury. He seemed to have moved on from playing and planned to join Fox Sports as a member of the No. 2 broadcast crew which features Kevin Burkhardt and Charles Davis. (more...)
Jordan Ayew insists he is happy at Swansea City Jordan Ayew insists he is happy at Swansea City
- Апреля 28, 2018

Carvalhal will be hoping that the home support is enough to coax a performance out of his players. "We are in a period where we want to make our presence felt". He reported no fresh injury concerns with a full week of training completed since our last outing, the FA Cup win over Southampton, and he later provided an update on David Luiz's fitness. (more...)
Hokies Tremaine and Terrell Edmunds make draft history with first round selections Hokies Tremaine and Terrell Edmunds make draft history with first round selections
- Апреля 27, 2018

In Arlington, Texas business was about to pick up inside AT&T Stadium with Thursday night's first round of the NFL Draft where young men will go from college students to instant millionaires. For Edmunds, even with the hole that Preston Brown left in the Bills linebacker depth chart, the 19-year-old understands that he can learn a lot before he is inserted in the lineup. (more...)
Seahawks agree to re-sign CB Byron Maxwell Seahawks agree to re-sign CB Byron Maxwell
- Апреля 27, 2018

ESPN's Adam Schefter first reported details of the signing Friday. Maxwell came back to the Seahawks as a free agent signing last November, providing help to a secondary that had lost cornerback Richard Sherman and strong safety Kam Chancellor to injury in the same Thursday night game in Arizona. (more...)
Chris Froome confirmed for Giro d'Italia Chris Froome confirmed for Giro d'Italia
- Апреля 27, 2018

The attendance of the 32-year-old will be marred by the fact that the he is still under investigation by the World Anti-Doping Agency and the UCI for his AAF at last year's Vuelta a Espana. "I mean, I haven't done a lot of racing this year, I've done a lot of training camps, a lot of time at altitude so hopefully I've done the groundwork and I'd like to think I will build in to the Giro". (more...)
Browns Select Baker Mayfield No. 1 Overall Browns Select Baker Mayfield No. 1 Overall
- Апреля 27, 2018

Mayfield will be tasked with turning around the Browns team that finished 0-16 last season. However, it seems the Browns have not been scared off by all the criticisms of Mayfield. He reached a plea deal last June and paid fines for several of the charges. "He's a guy that has earned everything he has ever had since high school to college and now up here". (more...)
Manchester City main race to signal Napoli's Jorginho Manchester City main race to signal Napoli's Jorginho
- Апреля 27, 2018

Riyad Mahrez, a transfer target in January, is also not considered a priority, although Guardiola retains an interest in the Leicester City man - but he isn't at the top of the list as things stand. Fernandinho has been a revelation for City this season in a defensive midfield role, but with Yaya Toure set to leave this summer Guardiola wants competition for Fernandinho and the Brazilian-born Italy worldwide is the man he wants. (more...)
Conte defends Chelsea selling Salah: You can't forget Roma growth Conte defends Chelsea selling Salah: You can't forget Roma growth
- Апреля 27, 2018

Conte maintained that it is impossible to predict how players will go on to perform. Mourinho has defended his role in Salah's departure to ESPN Brasil by insisting that it was Chelsea who ultimately chose to sell the player, but Conte does not believe it was realistic to predict the forward's explosive development during his unremarkable spell in west London . (more...)
Hurricanes skipper remains in the dark over England availability Hurricanes skipper remains in the dark over England availability
- Апреля 27, 2018

Shields, 27, is in the midst of a tug of war between England and the All Blacks, having made the decision to walk away from representing the nation of his birth, signing for English Premiership side Wasps late a year ago. The NZRU says it will make the final decision on Shields' availability, with Hurricanes still facing three regular season matches and potentially three play-off games after the global window. (more...)
Labour Demands N66,500 Minimum Wage Labour Demands N66,500 Minimum Wage
- Апреля 27, 2018

News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the organised labour had submitted a memorandum to the tripartite committee, demanding for a monthly National Minimum Wages of N66, 500. "We all will agree that the current as, are structure which begin with the N18,000 minimum wage fall short of what is required to guarantee a minimum living standard in our economy today". (more...)
Jose Aldo - Jeremy Stephens to Throw Hands in Calgary Jose Aldo - Jeremy Stephens to Throw Hands in Calgary
- Апреля 27, 2018

Aldo (26-4) was actually supposed to fight in Calgary back in 2012, but was one of the names to withdraw from the card. Six years after UFC 149, the event will play host to a now unnumbered UFC on Fox card. A main event has not yet been announced. This is the first event in Canada in 2018 and the first since Rafael dos Anjos defeated Robbie Lawler via unanimous decision at Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg on December 16th of 2017. (more...)
Boston Celtics: 3 takeaways from Game 6 vs Boston Celtics: 3 takeaways from Game 6 vs
- Апреля 27, 2018

Khris Middleton and Malcolm Brogdon added 16 points apiece for the Bucks, who lost an elimination Game 6 on their home floor previous year. The Bucks now have the opportunity to close out the series when they head to Boston this coming Saturday and leaving with the win. (more...)
Adam Rippon Among Team USA Stars Skipping White House Visit Adam Rippon Among Team USA Stars Skipping White House Visit
- Апреля 27, 2018

Others who won't be attending the White House visit include luger and Opening Ceremony flag-bearer Erin Hamlin , snowboarder Chloe Kim, cross-country skier Jessie Diggins, freestyle skier David Wise, Alpine skier Stacey Cook, biathlete Maddie Phaneuf and snowboarder Arielle Gold. (more...)
Salah a Ballon d'Or contender, says Lovren Salah a Ballon d'Or contender, says Lovren
- Апреля 27, 2018

According to him, the 25-year-old still needs to prove he can inspire Liverpool to win trophies. It was the type of performance that left football on twitter salivating for more. "If he did not have someone to support him he would not score all these goals ". Lovren believes Jurgen Klopp's style at Liverpool is ideal for Salah, who arrived from Roma in the off-season. (more...)
EPL: Chelsea sold Mohamed Salah in 2016, not me, says Jose Mourinho EPL: Chelsea sold Mohamed Salah in 2016, not me, says Jose Mourinho
- Апреля 27, 2018

It is not the first time Roma fans have been involved in such situations and, as such, Liverpool are taking no chances ahead of the return leg in the Italian capital on Wednesday evening (Thursday morning AEST). "It's much better than I expected before the game but already I'm more interested in the Stoke game than the second leg against Roma". There was no escape for Roma 11 minutes after half-time either, Salah scampering down the right and squaring for Mané to roll in the third. (more...)
Daniel Bryan and The Miz, contract signing, two matches advertised Daniel Bryan and The Miz, contract signing, two matches advertised
- Апреля 27, 2018

Peyton Royce and Billie Kay. On their debut they cost Charlotte Flair her title and will be hoping to exert their unique influence on the main roster after an excellent spell in NXT. Sheamus, Cesaro and Samoa Joe but that match did not happen as Joe and The Bar were not there due to the Superstar Shakeup. Flair, after signing the contract, lost her temper and went on the attack, flipping a table onto Carmella before she exited the ring. (more...)