Friday December 15-th, 2017

Kawhi Leonard scores 13 points in season debut, return from injury Kawhi Leonard scores 13 points in season debut, return from injury

For the first time since spraining his ankle in Game 1 of the 2017 Western Conference Finals, Kawhi Leonard played in an National Basketball Association game Tuesday. Conditioning is needed to get Leonard back into MVP style form. The Spurs lost ...

Jonas Valanciunas: 'Great Opportunity' For LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball in Lithuania Jonas Valanciunas: 'Great Opportunity' For LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball in Lithuania

LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball, the younger brothers of Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball, signed professional contracts on Monday with Lithuanian club Prienu Vytautas, a first-division Lithuanian league, according to several published reports and ...

Eagles QB Carson Wentz has torn ACL, out for season Eagles QB Carson Wentz has torn ACL, out for season

Prior to Sunday, Foles had thrown just four passes this season as a late-game replacement for Wentz. Upon signing with the Eagles as a free agent in March, Foles sat out the entire preseason with inflammation in his elbow. Time to just lean in to him...

Heroic Al Jazira fall just short of causing stunning upset

A better advert for VAR came when a second "goal" for Al Jazira was disallowed for offside. "It is not going to be easy for us". Substitutes: Khaled Al Senaani (for Khaseif, 51) 7, Eissa Mohamed (for Khalifa, 60) 6, Ahmed Rabia (for Al Hosani, ...

How to Watch West Ham vs How to Watch West Ham vs

But Dear expected a different type of challenge from Stoke as opposed to that offered by Chelsea and Arsenal: "Stoke perhaps won't have as much of the ball and will be a little more direct". When you receive it you always have to check your sho...

Manchester United 'more boring ' under Jose Mourinho, says Louis van Gaal Manchester United 'more boring ' under Jose Mourinho, says Louis van Gaal

While there's little doubt that the team which Alex Ferguson once referred to as "noisy neighbours" are now a symphony orchestra - with Mourinho and co. Van Gaal said he had no problem with Mourinho taking his place at the club. The Dutchman admits...

Patriots Add WR Kenny Britt On Eve Of Steelers Showdown Patriots Add WR Kenny Britt On Eve Of Steelers Showdown

Britt is only a season removed from his most productive campaign with the Los Angeles Rams , posting career highs with 68 catches and 1,002 receiving yards, as well as five touchdowns. The same happened last season with receiver Michael Floyd, who w...

Spokesman: Roy Moore 'Probably' Thinks Homosexuality Should Be Illegal Spokesman: Roy Moore 'Probably' Thinks Homosexuality Should Be Illegal

Crockett argued that the United States should return to "moral law", and this is not the first time Moore has endorsed criminalizing homosexual conduct. today". Things got even more uncomfy when it came to the topic of homosexuality. He faced al...

Giancarlo Stanton, Aaron Judge pumped to play together in Bronx Giancarlo Stanton, Aaron Judge pumped to play together in Bronx

The deal is sure to get a legion of fans that already dislike the Yanks railing against Jeter sending Stanton to his old team. Many lineup projections have Stanton hitting behind Judge, which should get Judge plenty of good pitches to hit.

LaMelo, LiAngelo Ball To Sign With Lithuanian Club Vytautas LaMelo, LiAngelo Ball To Sign With Lithuanian Club Vytautas

Rural-based Vytautas has teams in the Lithuanian League and the Baltic League, the latter of which is less competitive. Their agent, Harrison Gaines , told the L.A. Club director Adomas Kubilius gave an interview to the official league website,...

5 fantasy replacements for Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz 5 fantasy replacements for Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz

The 24-year-old had been viewed as a serious contender to be crowned the NFL's most valuable player for 2017. Despite Kaepernick's controversial position in the National Football League world, many Philadelphia fans immediately considered the for...

Chelsea Face Trip to Barcelona in Champions League Last 16 Chelsea Face Trip to Barcelona in Champions League Last 16

Conte did, however, have plenty of positive things to say about Chelsea's performance. Bakayoko could and should have scored seconds earlier but his header from a Willian free-kick went inches wide of the home side's goal. Chelsea suffered a blo...

Rules changes include no more viewer call-ins Rules changes include no more viewer call-ins

Call-ins from golf viewers will no longer form part of the process for assessing potential rule violations, after the sport's law-makers announced revisions to the Rules of Golf. Only video from a tournament's "broadcast partner" will be eligible for...

Baker Mayfield becomes first senior to win Heisman in 11 years Baker Mayfield becomes first senior to win Heisman in 11 years

The brash, flag-planting Sooners star won a lopsided vote to become the sixth Oklahoma player to the win Heisman. Oklahoma cruised to a Big 12 title thanks in large part to the quarterback's heroics, as Mayfield threw for 4,340 yards with 41 touchdow...

Sam Allardyce: 'Everton penalty decision in Merseyside derby was correct' Sam Allardyce: 'Everton penalty decision in Merseyside derby was correct'

That's all I said. "You look in the eyes of the journalists and you see they're not interested in what you feel, and I know that already, but sometimes it feels not too cool and that's why I reacted the way I did". Strangely the Reds gaffer, Jurge...

Chelsea must secure top-four finish, says Conte Chelsea must secure top-four finish, says Conte

No club has won the European title three years running since Bayern Munich in the mid-1970s, underlining how big an achievement it would be if Madrid - 12 times winners overall - won the trophy again in the final in Kiev in May. "Our fans will like i...

Mohamed Salah named BBC African Player of the Year Mohamed Salah named BBC African Player of the Year

After receiving the award, Salah said: "I'm very happy to win this award, it's a special feeling for me". Finally there is Riyad Mahrez , who won the 2016 BBC African Footballer of the Year award following his prominent role in Leicester's fairyta...

UFC chief Dana White warns Manny Pacquiao UFC chief Dana White warns Manny Pacquiao

Rumors began to swirl late last month that the UFC was interested in booking a welterweight title fight between champion Tyron Woodley and Nate Diaz for December 30's UFC 219 in Las Vegas, Nevada, but UFC President Dana White quickly shut down th...

NFL Network Suspensions: Full List of Ex-Players Facing Sexual Harassment Allegations NFL Network Suspensions: Full List of Ex-Players Facing Sexual Harassment Allegations

NFL Network suspended Evans, Marshall Faulk and Ike Taylor on Monday night in response to a lawsuit filed against NFL Enterprises in Los Angeles Superior Court by Jami Cantor . Other former employees being accused include Donovan McNabb , W...

Amari Cooper exits against Chiefs Amari Cooper exits against Chiefs

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper left midway through the second quarter with an apparent leg injury in Sunday's game against the Kansas City Chiefs . But the Raiders offense couldn't do anything with it once again, going three-and-out a...

Josh Gordon: Cleveland Browns WR scores first touchdown since 2013 Josh Gordon: Cleveland Browns WR scores first touchdown since 2013

Just minutes after hauling in the game-tying score from Brett Hundley with 17 seconds left in the fourth quarter, Adams caught a short pass and spun away from a few defenders to stun the Browns with a 25-yard touchdown with 5:05 left in overtime....

Did Houston Texans let Tom Savage re-enter game with concussion? Did Houston Texans let Tom Savage re-enter game with concussion?

Hopkins had 11 catches for 149 yards, the fourth most of his career. However, at the 2:32 mark of the second quarter, backup T.J. Yates replaced Savage behind center, with Savage seen on the sideline lobbying to return to the field yet again.

Giroud rescues Arsenal for a draw at St Mary's Giroud rescues Arsenal for a draw at St Mary's

It's become a real problem in the last two seasons. Giroud was persuaded to stay on with the lure of regular football, but after failing to make a single start in the Premier League, he is looking for a move elsewhere. 'Can Arsenal win a title wi...

Benitez rues same old story for struggling Newcastle Benitez rues same old story for struggling Newcastle

Leicester beat Burnley 2-0 at the King Power Stadium last weekend, and sit ninth in the Premier League table, with Puel now hoping for another win tonight. "We have to improve the things we are not doing well at the moment". Joselu gave the home...

Olympian Lindsey Vonn says she won't represent Trump at Winter Games

And, you know, I want to represent our country well, and I don't think there are a lot of people now in our government that do that. "Absolutely not. The games, which take place from February 9th through the 25th, represent perhaps her last chance ...

UK Dexter Fletcher to Direct Freddie Mercury Biopic UK Dexter Fletcher to Direct Freddie Mercury Biopic

Fletcher, who is known for directing " Eddie the Eagle " and " Wild Bill ", will start working on the movie next week. According to The Hollywood Reporter , Fox has confirmed United Kingdom filmmaker Dexter Fletcher will take over with filming t...

Blow for Everton: Wenger reveals Arsenal's Theo Walcott future Blow for Everton: Wenger reveals Arsenal's Theo Walcott future

Speaking to the media ahead of Thursday night's Europa League clash with BATE Borisov, Wenger simply replied "yes" when directly asked if Walcott will be staying at the club next month. "I can not consider too much the interest of the national team...

Ronda Rousey Close to Signing with WWE Ronda Rousey Close to Signing with WWE

USA Today reports that " two people close " to Rousey asserted that the Olympic bronze medalist is finalising a deal to jump across to Vince McMahon's pro-graps megalith, which would quite obviously carry a hefty price-tag with it given Rousey's s...

Tre'Davious White calls Rob Gronkowski's suspension 'a joke' Tre'Davious White calls Rob Gronkowski's suspension 'a joke'

Gronkowski slammed his elbow into the back of White's head. Gronkowski, a Buffalo-area native, received an unnecessary roughness penalty on the play and a one-game suspension from the National Football League that will force him to miss the Pats...

West Ham boss David Moyes lauds 'fantastic' Chelsea West Ham boss David Moyes lauds 'fantastic' Chelsea

Hart is set to be dropped for West Ham's home game against Chelsea on Saturday following an unconvincing start to life in east London . But Moyes says Hart is going nowhere: "I don't think we could work here without two top goalkeepers".

LaVar Ball Makes It Official: LaMelo Won't Honor UCLA Commitment LaVar Ball Makes It Official: LaMelo Won't Honor UCLA Commitment

Emmanuel Mudiay was picked highest of any player to have done so, though his early struggles to adjust to the National Basketball Association might make teams reluctant to pull the trigger on another such prospect. LaMelo Ball withdrew from Chino Hi...

Mario Cristobal to be named OR head coach Mario Cristobal to be named OR head coach

He also has some previous head coaching experience, as he was the top man with Florida International from 2007-2012 and compiled a record of 27-47. Cristobal was Alabama's offensive line coach from 2013-16. The team 1-11 in his first season, climbe...

MLB Trade rumors: NY Yankees on Giancarlo Stanton's list MLB Trade rumors: NY Yankees on Giancarlo Stanton's list

The Giants have chased Stanton for months, keeping in touch with the Marlins during a 98-loss season and then putting the full-court press on once the World Series was over and it became clear that a new ownership group in Miami would trade the reign...

Two-way Japanese star Shohei Ohtani to sign with Angels Two-way Japanese star Shohei Ohtani to sign with Angels

The Angels have a total of $2.315 million in worldwide bonus pool money to spend on their contract offer to Ohtani after trading minor league outfielder Jacob Pearson to the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday for an extra $1 million worth of bonus pool m...

Tennessee hires Alabama DC Pruitt as head coach Tennessee hires Alabama DC Pruitt as head coach

Tennessee has ended the most tortured football coaching search imaginable and hired Alabama defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt , according to reports. The Alabama native returned to Alabama for his second stint in Tuscaloosa following Ki...

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