Friday August 18-th, 2017

Predators make Cup a series - much to delight of catfish-throwing fans Predators make Cup a series - much to delight of catfish-throwing fans

A player's willingness to put his body on the line for the better of the team is what really makes someone like Bonino stand out. Star defenseman P.K. Despite being outshot by the Preds and having a very unsuccessful powerplay, the Pittsburgh Pe...

Buy, Sell or Hold? Analysts Approach: Ball Corporation (BLL), Tesoro Corporation (TSO)?

See Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc. 12 West Capital Management Lp decreased Fleetcor Technologies Inc (FLT) stake by 0.86% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Raymond James owns 1.66 million shares or 0.13% of their U.S. portfolio. Shares for $3,480 wer...

Mickelson to skip US Open for daughter's graduation Mickelson to skip US Open for daughter's graduation

Mickelson, whose birthday nearly always falls during U.S. Open week and turns 47 this June, has had family issues come up during the season's second major in the past. "It's a tournament that I want to win the most", Mickelson said after his third ro...

Sailing - New Zealand keeps pressure on Team USA with Japan win Sailing - New Zealand keeps pressure on Team USA with Japan win

In the first round robin, Oracle beat Team New Zealand by six seconds. Even if the French crew skippered by Franck Cammas beat Sweden's Artemis Racing on Saturday, an inferior track record in the pre-event series means they can not overcome the oth...

Red Sox Vs. Orioles Live Stream Red Sox Vs. Orioles Live Stream

It cleared the wall by only two rows, but that's the same as clearing it by twenty rows. The over/under total for the game has been set at 8.5 runs. Beyond that, there wasn't really much hard contact off Asher. The O's have already guaranteed at le...

Minus Ryan Johansen, Predators find a way to beat Ducks Minus Ryan Johansen, Predators find a way to beat Ducks

Rookie Pontus Aberg scored the game-winning goal. After he scored his first career playoff goal, the National Hockey League concussion spotter asked him to go into the locker room for further tests. If they win, they'll be heading to the Stanley C...

Rogan: Aldo's legacy forever tarnished by 13-second KO to McGregor Rogan: Aldo's legacy forever tarnished by 13-second KO to McGregor

His first fight at home since 2014 will be against Max Holloway , who has been on a tear of his own since his decision loss to Conor McGregor in 2013. But after winning the UFC lightweight title in November, he is now looking to swap the Octagon f...

Marlins' Volquez throwing no-hitter through 6 versus Arizona Marlins' Volquez throwing no-hitter through 6 versus Arizona

The Diamondbacks won for the 13th time in the past 17 games. Diamondbacks center fielder Gregor Blanco left the game in the fourth inning with a jammed left thumb. - Lorenzo Cain capped a six-run fifth inning with a two-run homer, Jason Hammel se...

Rahal takes Detroit race one pole after Castroneves penalty Rahal takes Detroit race one pole after Castroneves penalty

James Hinchcliffe was third for Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, giving Honda the top three places in the race in the shadows of General Motors' world headquarters. The four-time IndyCar champ started sixth and parlayed his two-stop strategy and pace...

Martin Truex Jr. on falling short after leading 233 laps: 'It's bittersweet'

The Furniture Row Racing driver was out front for 233 laps to be exact, the third straight 600 he's led the most laps tying Darrell Waltrip for the record. I've always said racing is about (more) than just driving so hard. "We're in the chase, baby"....

How to watch ICC Champions Trophy warm-up game online How to watch ICC Champions Trophy warm-up game online

One thing you know as a batsman against Sri Lanka is that if there is any kind of slow, spinning surface, their bowling attack will make it hard for you. "And Keshav understands his role when it comes to that", de Villiers said. "There might be...

In contrasting fashion, Djokovic, Muguruza advance in Paris

For Muguruza, the win was revenge for a loss to the Estonian the last time they met, in Stuttgart in April. It was a slow start for the Spanish world No.5, but she eventually worked her way into the contest, growing in confidence as the game prog...

Djokovic Into Round Three In Roland Garros

Friday's romp took Nadal to 98-2 in his career with his only two losses coming at Roland Garros . Rafael Nadal sent out an ominous warning to his French Open rivals after dismantling Georgia's Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-0, 6-1, 6-0 to book his p...

Mr. Met is out after giving fan the finger

UO was in position after Norman Xiong won 3-and-2 and Wyndham Clark won 4-and-3. The Commodores weren't so fortunate in the afternoon. Even making it to the championship match was an accomplishment, but that youth did show against an Oklahoma team ...

LeBron's focus shifted from Finals to racism after vandalism LeBron's focus shifted from Finals to racism after vandalism

But none of that will matter to Cleveland since James, who stretched his Finals streak to an astonishing seven straight years dating back to his time in Miami , is playing the best playoff basketball of a career that already includes three...

Griezmann will be at the Wanda Metropolitano, says Atleti president Griezmann will be at the Wanda Metropolitano, says Atleti president

Paul Pogba could prove crucial in United's attempts to sign Griezmann. Atletico Madrid believe they can still persuade Antoine Griezmann to stay in Spain rather than move to Manchester United in a deal that would be £84m. "If I leave this ...

Browns trade for safety Calvin Pryor Browns trade for safety Calvin Pryor

The Jets were trying so hard to move Pryor because they loaded up at the safety position this year in the draft, selecting a pair of safeties with their first two selections - LSU 's Jamal Adams with the 6th overall pick and Florida 's Marcus ...

Seeded Kerber loses in first round of French Open

Makarova - who had won four of her previous 11 encounters with Kerber - was making her first singles appearance on the Philippe Chatrier centre court as well as fighting against history. I really don't know what I will do now, but for sure I will thi...

West Ham make Iheanacho offers West Ham make Iheanacho offers

The Daily Mail report the City hierarchy do not want to be caught out like Chelsea , who sold Romelu Lukaku to Everton without any buy-back option or price agreed. Reports surfaced yesterday that West Ham have contacted City about a potent...

Jimi Manuwa vs. Volkan Oezdemir in the works for UFC 214 Jimi Manuwa vs. Volkan Oezdemir in the works for UFC 214

Jones' return after his most recent indiscretion, a failed drugs test in the run-up to UFC 200 last summer, takes place in July when he runs it back against his fiercest rival, Daniel Cormier . Given that Oezdemir emerged unscathed from his blink-an...

Pregnant Serena Williams on hand at French Open as a spectator Pregnant Serena Williams on hand at French Open as a spectator

Venus is looking to win her first French Open after making a record 20th appearance at Roland Garros . Venus was a runner-up at the French Open in 2002. She was then asked about the chances of one of the "veterans" in the draw-and a former F...

French Open roundup from day two French Open roundup from day two

Venus was able to lay a painless match due to winning 43 percent of her return points, but her second serve and the 44 unforced errors leave a lot of room for improvement. "Not only that but Francesca is also a legend and I was very excited to play o...

Channing Tatum & Daniel Craig Rev Up In First Logan Lucky Trailer Channing Tatum & Daniel Craig Rev Up In First Logan Lucky Trailer

In comes Joe Bang (Craig, a far cry from his suave Bond looks), a tatted up, incarcerated felon who they bust out to help them with the ambitious heist. The trailer of the much-awaited heist comedy Logan Lucky was recently unveiled on the movie's...

Kvitova in emotional win at French Open

Kvitova was left fighting to save her career after the attack , admitting her hand was "still not 100 per cent" while speaking to reporters at Roland Garros on Friday. Kvitova also consulted with a hand specialist in the French city of Grenoble e...

Kerr to miss NBA Finals opener

The Warriors' goal, of course, is also to win the rubber match with Cleveland and earn their franchise a second title in three years. "The whole underdog thing is amusing to me, because, yeah, at the end of the day we are defending our title", sai...

Djokovic, Muguruza start title defenses at French Open

Trading baseline rallies, they exchanged breaks to leave Paire leading 4-3. Murray, who was runner-up at Roland Garros a year ago, has been struggling in 2017 and looked uncomfortable at times during the second set. His game's biggest weakness has ...

French Open 2017: Andy Murray to face Andrey Kuznetsov in Round One French Open 2017: Andy Murray to face Andrey Kuznetsov in Round One

Not that it prevented him playing numerous and intensive practice sessions. Thanassi Kokkinakis came short in his bid to win his first match at a major in two years. Having toyed mercilessly with Kuznetsov in another scintillating rally to set up m...

United players dedicate Europa League win to Manchester victims United players dedicate Europa League win to Manchester victims

Victory enabled United to complete a sweep of European trophies - joining Juventus , Ajax, Bayern Munich, and Chelsea as the only clubs to have won the Champions League , the Europa League and the now defunct European Cup Winners' Cup. Meanwhile ...

South Africa's Rabada and Parnell dismiss England for 153 South Africa's Rabada and Parnell dismiss England for 153

Any side batting first has the potential to lose the game. It makes it one-sided which I don't think is good for anybody. Shocked into a change of mindset by their wretched from in the tournament, they discarded their coach, several senior players ...

Huddersfield Town fans taunt Leeds United after securing promotion

Reading were looking to return to the Premier League for the first time since 2013, when they were relegated after finishing second bottom. A former Borussia Dortmund assistant, Wagner will meet his old boss Jurgen Klopp when Huddersfield...

Phil Jones explains why things are looking up for Manchester United Phil Jones explains why things are looking up for Manchester United

The Red Devils finished the season with two trophies and Champions League qualification in what Mourinho described as "the most difficult" campaign of his career. Mata wrote on his personal blog: "When I look back, I can see many good moments tha...

Mercurial Kyrgios marches past Kohlschreiber in French Open Mercurial Kyrgios marches past Kohlschreiber in French Open

Considering the setting, the result is not all that surprising: Konta has now lost all three matches she's played at the French Open over her career. The 18th seed fired down 20 aces and 40 winners to register a 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-3 victory over the e...

Mercedes now the underdogs, says Wolff

They corrected things and it was worse so then we went back to this unknown scenario. Ferrari's decision to have Vettel overcut his teammate this early in the season may lead to questions over their strategy following the Italian team's first o...

Former Cavaliers coach Mike Brown talks about facing LeBron

And then, nearly as if he was trying to remind himself that he's got three championship rings and is frightful in his own right , James recalled other fearsome postseason opponents - San Antonio and Boston . The Celtics did their best to keep up,...

Laid-back Hsieh Su-wei slips into carefree mode to topple Johanna Konta Laid-back Hsieh Su-wei slips into carefree mode to topple Johanna Konta

The defeat meant the 26 year-old continued her record of failing to win a match in the main draw of the French Open , suffering first round exits in each of the last three seasons. For those people who only ever become aware of the tennis season in ...

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