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'Stand for National Anthem' Petition Started by Trump 'Stand for National Anthem' Petition Started by Trump
- October 21, 2017

Those protests were conducted by players to protest the treatment of African Americans by law enforcement across the U.S. So sorry, Donald, you don't get to impose your will on people by making mean tweets about them. "What we try to do is deal with the underlying issue and understand what it is that they're protesting and try to address that matter". "We agreed that these are common issues and pledged to meet again to continue this work together". (more...)
Dallas Cowboys to host the 2018 NFL Draft Dallas Cowboys to host the 2018 NFL Draft
- October 20, 2017

The league announced on Wednesday that the 2018 draft is going the Cowboys' AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The 83rd NFL Draft will take place on April 26-28, 2018. Philadelphia was the first city to make a festival-style event out of the draft, drawing over 250,000 attendees from 42 states and delivering nearly $95 million of economic impact to the city, according to a study conducted by Temple University's Sports and Research Center. (more...)
Benfica teen Svilar breaks Casillas´ Champions League record against Man Utd Benfica teen Svilar breaks Casillas´ Champions League record against Man Utd
- October 20, 2017

Other managers cry and cry and cry when some player is injured. The only downside for Mourinho was watching Rashford hobble off with a knee injury. Jose Mourinho will want all his midfielders back from injury as soon as possible as his players now seem deflated. (more...)
MRI on knee comes back clean MRI on knee comes back clean
- October 20, 2017

The Golden State Warriors and Dubnation have been holding their breath a bit awaiting the results of Draymond Green's MRI . Draymond Green told David Aldridge of TNT that he will "be fine". The Warriors lost 122-121 after the officials waved off Kevin Durant 's buzzer-beater. He stayed in the game to take the free throws but soon left and didn't return because of what the team described as a knee strain. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp Reports "Absolutely Good News" On Injured Liverpool Star
- October 17, 2017

However, Klopp says there is no chance he'll field a weakened team against Maribor . But Reds manager Jurgen Klopp has ruled out any further squad rotation for the Group E game . Jurgen Klopp has confirmed Loris Karius will replace Simon Mignolet in goal for Liverpool's Champions League match against Maribor on Tuesday night. (more...)
Did Watford's Richarlison dive to win a penalty against Arsenal? Did Watford's Richarlison dive to win a penalty against Arsenal?
- October 16, 2017

I didn't even have to jump, actually. "The crowd gets up - "Yeah, we've got somebody who can win it" - and they all just backed off". "I think that's what we lacked, especially in the second half". "We panicked. And we stand there with defeat". He added: "We dropped our level in the second half". 'You know when we got the ball we missed a chance, but we missed as well to play, we missed it completely. (more...)
Hawks to net two more draft picks in trade with Cavs Hawks to net two more draft picks in trade with Cavs
- October 15, 2017

Felder , 22, averaged 4.0 points and 1.4 assists in his first National Basketball Association season. It's a logical move for the Cavaliers , who needed to shed at least one guaranteed contract prior to Tuesday's season opener against the Boston Celtics . (more...)
Hertha Berlin Players And Coaches Take A Knee
- October 15, 2017

The action was meant to show solidarity with N.F.L. players who have been protesting police treatment of blacks and social injustice in the United States by kneeling, sitting or locking arms through the national anthem before games. The protests of intolerance in the United States have successfully made their transition overseas. Kneeling during the national anthem at NFL games has become a form of protest against treatment of African-Americans since last season and it has continued through ... (more...)
49ers release linebacker NaVorro Bowman 49ers release linebacker NaVorro Bowman
- October 15, 2017

Bowman made three-straight Pro Bowls with Fangio as his coach from 2011-2013 before a knee injury forced him to miss all of 2014, Fangio's a year ago in San Francisco. Bowman , who was disgruntled with a lack of playing time in Week 5 against the Indianapolis Colts , was headed towards being an excess commodity on the Niners' rebuilding roster. (more...)
Watch Asia Cup 2017 match online, on TV Watch Asia Cup 2017 match online, on TV
- October 15, 2017

In the opening match, India outplayed Japan 5-1. "Yes, we are good with our counter-attacks but India just proved to be very fast for us in the end". Despite scoring 12 goals in the last two games their penalty corner conversion rate remains a matter of grave concern. At the break, it was 5-0 with a promise of more to come. (more...)
Arsene Wenger gives injury update ahead of Arsenal's clash with Watford Arsene Wenger gives injury update ahead of Arsenal's clash with Watford
- October 14, 2017

Against stubborn and disciplined defences that are happy to relinquish possession in favour of cramping their own defensive third, especially in and around the penalty area, often times, it is width that can provide the key to breaking them down. (more...)
Yankees to Send Masahiro Tanaka Against Astros in Game 1 Yankees to Send Masahiro Tanaka Against Astros in Game 1
- October 14, 2017

In Game 4 , their pitchers' fastballs averaged a staggering 98 miles per hour, never once dipping below 96 - and that was with Chapman, who sometimes touches 102 and 103 miles per hour, not even participating. It's not a stretch to imagine this series being decided by what happens when the Yankees' powerful bullpen goes to work against the most relentless offense in the game. (more...)
Liverpool Star Coutinho Claimed to Have Made Secret Deal Liverpool Star Coutinho Claimed to Have Made Secret Deal
- October 13, 2017

However, it is highly unlikely that, after rejecting a sizeable offer for the No. 10 in the summer, that Liverpool will sanction Coutinho's departure in January. According to The Mirror , Barcelona are now ready to return for Coutinho in January after missing out on him in the summer. Yet despite Grau's comments, Spanish football expert Guillem Balague remains doubtful that Barça will actually submit a bid for the Brazilian in January. (more...)
Inside view of the Australian team bus with shattered glass Inside view of the Australian team bus with shattered glass
- October 12, 2017

The seat next to the window was unoccupied at the time. Meanwhile, city police have arrested two persons on suspicion on their involvement in rock throwing at the bus of Australian cricket team. "We strongly condemn it", Sonowal said on his official Twitter account. "Have spoken to Sarbananda Sonowalji about the Guwahati incident". The rock, believed to be roughly the size of a cricket ball, was thrown at a window on the right-hand side of the bus, while it was returning from the ... (more...)
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie suspended after leaving Giants facility Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie suspended after leaving Giants facility
- October 12, 2017

McAdoo told reporters Wednesday that he had a personal conversation with Rodgers-Cromartie, and on Wednesday morning, the veteran corner chose to leave the team. Before coming to the Giants, he also spent time with the Philadelphia Eagles and Denver Broncos . At 0-5, the New York Giants are going nowhere fast. (more...)
Shane Duffy confident as Ireland head into crunch World Cup qualifier tonight
- October 10, 2017

The game against the Republic of Ireland will be played at Cardiff City Stadium and will see an influx of Irish fans arriving at Wales' National Airport. Those shrewd Eurovision fanatics nodded their heads wearily, knowing that Cyprus were probably unlikely to step on Greek toes, particularly when nothing much was at stake for them. (more...)
Modi shakes hand with Indian, US players Modi shakes hand with Indian, US players
- October 09, 2017

Years of training, sacking of coaches, loads of money spent on publicity and facility upgrades, and the Indian under-17 football squad loses 0-3 to the USA . "We have lost three points but have not lost hope and they are concentrated enough to earn a good result". Andrew Carleton caught the Indian defence off guard in the 84th minute to make it 3-0 to USA . (more...)
Carlos Sainz Jr. apologises for crash on Toro Rosso swansong
- October 09, 2017

Sainz's afternoon came to an end shortly after running off circuit on the opening lap, in what was his final grand prix for the team before hooking up with Renault for the final four races and beyond into next season. The announcement from Toro Rosso also confirmed Gasly for the USGP, meaning he will not fight for the Super Formula title in Japan despite sitting just half a point behind the leader heading into the season finale. (more...)
In FSU win, Malik Rosier proves he's Miami's big-game quarterback In FSU win, Malik Rosier proves he's Miami's big-game quarterback
- October 09, 2017

This does not sit well with Hurricanes' head coach Mark Richt , who sprinted to midfield and told the players to "get your asses" out of there. Maybe Coach Jimbo Fisher doesn't fully trust his freshman QB? Rosier connected with Ahmmon Richards on a 33-yard sideline route, and a few plays later Richards decked A.J. (more...)
Costa Rica Qualify For World Cup After Dramatic Last-Minute Equaliser V Honduras Costa Rica Qualify For World Cup After Dramatic Last-Minute Equaliser V Honduras
- October 09, 2017

In the remaining fixtures of the round, Honduras host Mexico on Tuesday, while Costa Rica go to Panama and the United States travel to bottom side Trinidad and Tobago. Costa Rica (16 points) will finish second to Mexico (21), with those as the only two CONCACAF sides to have booked their tickets to Russian Federation. (more...)