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Mauricio Pochettino Talks Danny Rose's Future Mauricio Pochettino Talks Danny Rose's Future
- November 24, 2017

The Argentine boss said: "It's not easy when you take decisions about the starting 11, the players not involved in the squad, not playing regularly, they are not happy, but that is normal. Tottenham Hotspur welcome West Bromwich Albion to Wembley in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. The Chelsea tactician enjoyed a lack of European football last season as his side romped to the Premier League title and Pochettino believes Conte is facing the same issues that most managers faced ... (more...)
USA congratulates Bhandari on ICJ re-election USA congratulates Bhandari on ICJ re-election
- November 23, 2017

Justice Bhandari received 183 of the 193 votes in the General Assembly and secured all 15 votes in the Security Council in the 12th round of voting at the United Nations headquarters in NY. Officials say Justice Bhandari's election alters balance in the ICJ and strengthens India's case for reforms in the United Nations system. "Vande Matram - India wins election to the International Court of Justice". (more...)
Denver Nuggets' Paul Millsap Out Indefinitely Denver Nuggets' Paul Millsap Out Indefinitely
- November 23, 2017

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski added that league sources say the talented forward could be sidelined three months. Millsap suffered the injury in the Nuggets' road loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night. In Millsap's absence, the Nuggets will look to the likes of Kenneth Faried and Trey Lyles to contribute. Houston is outscoring opponents by 8.8 points per 100 possessions, a mark that only Golden State exceeds. (more...)
Paxton Lynch named Broncos starter Paxton Lynch named Broncos starter
- November 22, 2017

With the switch to Lynch, one might assume the Broncos are trying to get a look at him to determine whether he can be the team's quarterback of the future. I'm just going to show up to the building every single day and be myself, work as hard as I possibly can and everything will take care of itself. He hasn't played in one since he started December 4 in Jacksonville for an injured Siemian. (more...)
Terry Glenn Killed In Car Accident Terry Glenn Killed In Car Accident
- November 21, 2017

The vehicle rolled and the driver was ejected from the auto, who was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver was ejected from the auto and a passenger suffered minor injuries, police told ESPN . After a suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy and an offseason arrest on charges of domestic assault, Glenn was traded to the Green Bay Packers . (more...)
Snoop Dogg defends Marshawn Lynch and LaVar Ball: 'F**k Trump!' Snoop Dogg defends Marshawn Lynch and LaVar Ball: 'F**k Trump!'
- November 21, 2017

Sunday afternoon, the Oakland Raiders and New England Patriots squared off in Mexico City, Mexico. Lynch hasn't stood for the national anthem since returning from retirement this season. Snoop Dogg responded to Trump, praising LaVar Ball and Lynch and lambasting Trump in an expletive-laced video, TMZ reported Monday. He previously has slammed players who knelt for disrespecting the military. (more...)
Grigor Dimitrov edges David Goffin to win ATP Finals title in London Grigor Dimitrov edges David Goffin to win ATP Finals title in London
- November 20, 2017

Both finalists were first-time qualifiers for the season-ending tournament and while many ticket holders might have booked them in anticipation of watching Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal, the two newcomers provided a fitting end to the ATP season. (more...)
Redskins fall apart late, fall to Saints in overtime 34-31 Redskins fall apart late, fall to Saints in overtime 34-31
- November 20, 2017

Two long Mark Ingram runs put the Saints in field goal range, and Will Lutz kicked the game-winner from 28 yards out. But in a methodical 3-minute drive, quarterback Drew Brees marched the Saints 75 yards in eight plays, capping the drive with a 3-yard scoring pass to tight end Josh Hill . (more...)
Everton next manager: Marco Silva refuses to commit future to Watford Everton next manager: Marco Silva refuses to commit future to Watford
- November 19, 2017

Nothing has changed because I will complete my work every day and will work 100 per cent for this club'. Silva was appointed the Watford manager in the summer of 2017 following his departure from Hull City at the end of last season. The Hornets host West Ham tomorrow and the Portuguese is top of the Toffees' managerial wish list. For me it is a normal situation, I understand the question, but I am here to talk about West Ham. (more...)
British rider Hegarty killed in Macau Motorcycle GP crash British rider Hegarty killed in Macau Motorcycle GP crash
- November 19, 2017

He died on his way to the hospital. "The Macau Grand Prix Organising Committee extends its deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Daniel", the organisers said in a statement . Fellow Ulster rider, Lee Johnston finished the race in the top eight. The last fatality at the Macau Grand Prix was in 2012 when Portuguese rider Luis Carreira died during qualifying. (more...)
Sunderland target Coleman steps down as Wales manager Sunderland target Coleman steps down as Wales manager
- November 18, 2017

Kit Symons has also left his coaching post at Wales and the former Fulham manager could be heading to Wearside with Coleman, with the new management team set to be in charge for Tuesday night's trip to Aston Villa. Coleman saw his odds drop, according to the Northern Echo , as punters seemingly got wind of him reportedly being touted as the next incumbent in the Black Cats' managerial hotseat. (more...)
See who attended Serena Williams' star-studded wedding ceremony See who attended Serena Williams' star-studded wedding ceremony
- November 18, 2017

Seven months later, the two welcomed their first child together, a attractive baby girl named Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. Sources told Page Six the guests weren't informed of the wedding locale in advance and that cars would pick them up from their hotels on the day of. (more...)
Chelsea defender David Luiz recalled to squad for West Bromwich Albion clash Chelsea defender David Luiz recalled to squad for West Bromwich Albion clash
- November 18, 2017

We have also to prepare for three important games in eight days. But, for sure, now we have to look at the present. "I like to speak about the team and the next game". Conte would be forced to grudgingly admit that he also made a mistake with authorising Ruben Loftus-Cheek's loan to Crystal Palace, seeing that the England midfielder went on to impress and earn the global call-up thanks to his imperial displays in the first part of the Premier League season. (more...)
Jeff Long Out As University of Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long Out As University of Arkansas Athletic Director
- November 16, 2017

Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz praised Long's "character and integrity" but noted Long had recently lost the support of fans, alumni and university leaders. "We're trying to put ourselves in the best position ever to have a great Wednesday practice to get to Saturday", said Bielema. But I know this, winning ball games helps everybody, so that's all I'm focused on. (more...)
Hours after losing unborn child, National Football League player scores emotional touchdown Hours after losing unborn child, National Football League player scores emotional touchdown
- November 14, 2017

Prayers to Marquise Goodwin , his wife, Morgan , and their entire family for their tragic loss. As Goodwin ran into the end zone, he blew a kiss to the sky. Goodwin and his wife, who Wednesday in February 2016, are both accomplished athletes, having both been track and field stars while at the University of Texas at Austin. (more...)
Lions rally past Browns for 17-10 halftime advantage Lions rally past Browns for 17-10 halftime advantage
- November 13, 2017

He tried - but failed - to rally his team from a 14-point deficit late in the fourth quarter. The Lions, who snapped a three-game losing streak with a win Monday night against the Green Bay Packers, have given up 26 sacks on the season, tied for sixth most in the league, and are 29th in rushing. (more...)
LSU's next opponent, Tennessee, fires its head coach LSU's next opponent, Tennessee, fires its head coach
- November 13, 2017

The Vols fell to Missouri on Saturday by a score of 50-17. Defensive line coach Brady Hoke , the former University of MI head coach, will serve as UT's interim head coach for the last two games. For the previous 32 years, ESPN noted, the Vols had just two head coaches: John Majors and Phillip Fulmer. This search will be my sole focus, and I will be in regular contact with Chancellor (Beverly) Davenport. (more...)
Southgate names experimental England team to face Germany in Wembley friendly Southgate names experimental England team to face Germany in Wembley friendly
- November 12, 2017

The stand-out performer was Ruben Loftus-Cheek who despite failing to break into the Chelsea first-team, showed he has the quality to compete on the global stage. Gareth said to do my best like I normally do. Asked if the assured debuts of Loftus-Cheek and currently-injured Winks made him feel more positive about his options, the England boss said: "Yeah - and I think the slightly different system opens up different possibilities". (more...)
Bottas clinches pole after Hamilton crash Bottas clinches pole after Hamilton crash
- November 12, 2017

Formula One world champ Lewis Hamilton is ballistic after a member of his Mercedes racing team was robbed at gunpoint in Sao Paulo, Brazil . Hamilton, who won his fourth Formula One championship two week ago in Mexico, walked away from the auto without appearing injured and will start at the back of the grid on Sunday. (more...)
U.S. goalkeeper accuses former Federation Internationale de Football Association president of sexual harassment U.S. goalkeeper accuses former Federation Internationale de Football Association president of sexual harassment
- November 12, 2017

In 2012, USA forward Alex Morgan said that Blatter failed to recognize her during that year's Ballon d'Or, even though she was one of three nominees for the women's Player of the Year. In the newspaper Expresso , the player expresses his desire to see more women take the word in the world of sport to denounce bad behaviour. I didn't get to tell him directly 'Don't ever touch me!' That's the way I've always handled things. (more...)