Monday December 11-th, 2017

Southampton player defends Manchester City's Guardiola over pep talk Southampton player defends Manchester City's Guardiola over pep talk

His last-gasp victor against Southampton in midweek was his 13th of the campaign, beating last season's total already. "You see how the game went against Huddersfield - it was an own goal from a set-piece that gave them the lead and [against Sout...

Cards, Giants have framework for Stanton deal Cards, Giants have framework for Stanton deal

As Morosi highlighted, though, Stanton has the ability to all but cease ongoing trade negotiations if he wants to hold out until another team enters the mix. As of Sunday, the Dodgers and Marlins were still in contact regarding Stanton, but have no...

Ohio State University does not make College Football Playoff Ohio State University does not make College Football Playoff

The Alabama-Ohio State debate was the trickiest of the playoff era. Clemson will be making its second appearance in the Sugar Bowl. It would be 1 vs. The College Football Playoff committee sent the Crimson Tide to a fourth straight semifinal even...

Groin injury sidelines Pelicans PF Anthony Davis Groin injury sidelines Pelicans PF Anthony Davis

With the Pelicans awaiting further word on Davis' left pelvis injury, New Orleans improved to 2-0 this season in games with Davis sidelined, including the Week 2 comeback win at Sacramento on TNT. While there was no apparent hard contact during the...

Blitzboks dazzle in Dubai as sensational Senatla sinks Kiwis Blitzboks dazzle in Dubai as sensational Senatla sinks Kiwis

South Africa has gotten their sevens season off to the best possible start after a dominant display in Dubai. England in 2016 beat South Africa in the final. Australia have been beaten after the final siren for the second straight match, falling to...

Alaska Airlines to investigate Randi Zuckerberg's report of sexual harassment on plane Alaska Airlines to investigate Randi Zuckerberg's report of sexual harassment on plane

The Silicon Valley entrepreneur to social media to detail her recent flight between Los Angeles and Mazatlan, Mexico and explained her ordeal and how the flight attendants brushed off her co-passenger's behaviour. "Once Ms Zuckerberg told flight at...

UCF head coach Scott Frost accepts Nebraska job UCF head coach Scott Frost accepts Nebraska job

I would not have the opportunity to be in this position without a lot of great people who have helped me throughout my career. When he initially took over the Knights in the winter of 2015, they were coming off an 0-12 season. Frost was equally succe...

Nathan Redmond explains what Pep Guardiola said to him Nathan Redmond explains what Pep Guardiola said to him

However, Redmond took to social media on Thursday to explain how the City boss was "complimentary" to his qualities, insisting nothing "negative or offensive" was said . Guardiola said he would "never judge the way opponents play against one of my...

What they're saying about Jimbo Fisher's departure from Florida State What they're saying about Jimbo Fisher's departure from Florida State

Multiple reports suggest that Fisher has agreed to accept a $7.5 million annual offer from Texas A&M and won't coach the Seminoles if they play in a bowl. FSU (5-6) needs a win to become bowl eligible. New interim coach Odell Haggins also conso...

Tennessee Extinguishes John Currie Dumpster Fire, Will Mike Leach Hire Be Finalized? Tennessee Extinguishes John Currie Dumpster Fire, Will Mike Leach Hire Be Finalized?

Tennessee fired former coach Butch Jones on November 12 and the Volunteers reportedly offered the job to Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano , but then backed out of the deal due to backlash from Tennessee boosters and fans. "I am confid...

Arsenal vs Manchester United: 5 key battles to watch out for Arsenal vs Manchester United: 5 key battles to watch out for

Man United is a strong team and I expect us just to cope with the problems they will give us. Since taking over at Old Trafford in May 2016, former Chelsea manager Mourinho has failed to win any of his seven away Premier League matches against th...

Japanese phenom Shohei Ohtani is now available to Major League Baseball teams Japanese phenom Shohei Ohtani is now available to Major League Baseball teams

The previous posting system, which expired on November 1, didn't have the complicated structure that this one does. The fee will be 20 percent of the first $25 million of a major league contract and the percentage drops to 17.5 percent of the next $2...

FS1's Cris Carter: 'Tiger Woods Is Back' FS1's Cris Carter: 'Tiger Woods Is Back'

He struggled with his chip shots, often faltering on the par 5s, that saw him placed at 1-under after the first nine holes. NASSAU, Bahamas - Tiger Woods offered a blast from the past on Friday afternoon - and just maybe a glimpse into the future...

Recent notable postseason bans handed down in NCAA cases Recent notable postseason bans handed down in NCAA cases

In response to the postseason ban extension, the university later announced to "vigorously appeal" the NCAA's decision. The NCAA Committee on Infractions has also put the program on probation for 4 years, docked 13 scholarships and levied a $179,00...

MSU announces hiring of Joe Moorhead as head football coach MSU announces hiring of Joe Moorhead as head football coach

Moorhead, who helped guide the Nittany Lions' high-powered offense the past two seasons, becomes Mississippi State's 33rd head football coach. Moorhead transformed the Nittany Lions offensively, helping the team to a combined 21-5 record, a 17-3 ma...

Florida State Kicker Ricky Aguayo vs Florida State Kicker Ricky Aguayo vs

The documents were one of about two dozen police reports so far obtained in a public records request related to the fraternity after pledge Andrew Coffey died at an off-campus party on November 3. The fight breaks out into the street in front of the ...

Chilliwack vacancy rate at 1.5 per cent Chilliwack vacancy rate at 1.5 per cent

CMHC credits natural gas and oil price gains, which have improved economic activity and rental demand. Population growth among millenials and seniors, along with migration, is contributing to the low vacancy rates, particularly in B.C. There were a...

Playoff Rankings Preview: Final Debates as the Field Is Cut to Eight Playoff Rankings Preview: Final Debates as the Field Is Cut to Eight

Georgia gets a rematch with No. 2 Auburn in the SEC Championship Game. Will Clemson or Oklahoma take Alabama's place atop the rankings? But UCF, the only other unbeaten team in FBS other than Wisconsin , moved up just one spot to No.

McGregor May Not Fight Again McGregor May Not Fight Again

The UFC president was speaking at a press conference to promote UFC 218 but the questions were primarily concerning McGregor , as expected. "Listen, the punishment, he was being dealt with by the head of the (Association of Boxing Commissions), ...

Sam Allardyce to attend Everton game against West Ham with appointment imminent Sam Allardyce to attend Everton game against West Ham with appointment imminent

Hart's clearance, however, found Rooney 58-yards away, who sent the ball not only the entire West Ham half but above the heads of the opponents' defense to finish his first hattrick for Everton. Everton went on to win the the game 4-0. That victory...

Bears will face 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in his first start Bears will face 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in his first start

Garoppolo, who played his college ball at Eastern Illinois, was traded to the Niners from the New England Patriots earlier this season. Garoppolo can only hope his first 49ers start goes as spectacular as he finished his 49ers debut Sunday, when ...

Bellagio cash cage robbed at gunpoint Bellagio cash cage robbed at gunpoint

Las Vegas police have released a photo of the suspect in the Bellagio robbery. He said the robber committed the crime alone, but also said another person accompanied him in a vehicle. "About 10 minutes later, he tweeted again: ".@Bellagio staff wer...

Sadio Mane Admits It Was 'Difficult' Being Dropped for Liverpool vs. Chelsea Sadio Mane Admits It Was 'Difficult' Being Dropped for Liverpool vs. Chelsea

If anyone struggles we need to be there. Chelsea are an unbelievably hard team to play, we played them in a completely different manner. He is not anxious by critics such as former City midfielder Joey Barton, who claims that Klopp's men are going ...

Patriots place Martellus Bennett on injured reserve Patriots place Martellus Bennett on injured reserve

The Packers waived Bennett with a failure to disclose an injury designation on November 8, setting off a firestorm of back-and-forth allegations from Bennett and the team. The likable Allen caught his first pass from quarterback Tom Brady - an 11-y...

Manchester City Are Extraordinary - Antonio Conte Urges Chelsea To Focus On Themselves Manchester City Are Extraordinary - Antonio Conte Urges Chelsea To Focus On Themselves

David Luiz has never really been far away from transfer rumours, with there often being the feeling that someone encourages doubts around the player's future at specific times. This is not possible, otherwise I don't protect them. "The start of th...

Grizzlies Fire David Fizdale Grizzlies Fire David Fizdale

Clearly ownership or management felt there was a need for change. "Feels like my man was a fall guy". The Grizzlies started off the season with a string of wins but have slumped to a 7-12 record this season , putting them at 12th in the West.

Ben Stokes in talks with Canterbury over playing domestic New Zealand cricket Ben Stokes in talks with Canterbury over playing domestic New Zealand cricket

Stokes moved from New Zealand to England as a child so his father Gerard, a former rugby league worldwide, could take a coaching role. A report in the Telegraph newspaper said Christchurch-born Stokes hoped to play for Canterbury province during hi...

Fear of MCL sprain, tests coming Tuesday Fear of MCL sprain, tests coming Tuesday

Despite scoring 115 points, the Lakers lost to the Clippers . Williams had a season-high 42 points, 14 in the decisive fourth quarter. With Beverley already out for the season, can the Clippers realistically rally from their hole and reach the p...

Arsenal won't sell Ozil, Sanchez in January - Wenger Arsenal won't sell Ozil, Sanchez in January - Wenger

Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner admits that he is looking forward to pitting his managerial wits against Arsenal manager and "living legend" Arsene Wenger . He told the BBC: "Mesut Ozil to Manchester United on a free looks a shoo-in". "...

Leicester City's Claude Puel charges Riyad Mahrez to show more consistency Leicester City's Claude Puel charges Riyad Mahrez to show more consistency

Wilfred Ndidi saw a low strike easily smothered by Hugo Lloris before Leicester captain Wes Morgan , making his 250th appearances for the club, had a header cleared from just in front of the goalline by Danny Rose . "To try and claw 11 points ag...

Old boy Young downs Watford to lift Man Utd Old boy Young downs Watford to lift Man Utd

The Red Devils were condemned to their third defeat in a week in September 2016 as late goals from Juan Zuniga and Troy Deeney gave the Hornets a 3-1 win. And it was the former Watford man's second strike which caused Jose Mourinho to wonder just...

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku avoids Premier League suspension Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku avoids Premier League suspension

The 54-year-old United manager added that, in the last minute of the match, Lukaku, " was fighting and running back like he was in the first minute ". So Romelu, for me, (is) fantastic . Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku will face no act...

US President Donald Trump gives meme-makers the Time of their lives US President Donald Trump gives meme-makers the Time of their lives

Time's chief content officer, Alan Murray , followed up by saying there was "not a speck of truth" in what the president had tweeted. Trump said he turned the magazine down. Earlier this year a report surfaced that a fake cover of the iconic news...

Pouille's win lifts France past Belgium for Davis Cup Pouille's win lifts France past Belgium for Davis Cup

It left Belgium's hopes of claiming a first title in the venerable competition resting with their in-form number one Goffin denying Tsonga in Sunday's opening singles. Belgium's captain Johan Van Herck had predicted a closing-day comeback. Joalukas...

Massachusetts Gas Prices Down 5 Cents this Week Massachusetts Gas Prices Down 5 Cents this Week

Phoenix- $2.34/g, down 0.5 cents per gallon from last week's $2.34/g. While AAA does expect gas prices to decline between now and the end of the year, motorists will still pay the highest November and December gas prices since 2014 . At that time, g...

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