UCLA players in Los Angeles after Trump seeks help from China's Xi

Three UCLA freshmen basketball players arrested in China on suspicion of shoplifting are scheduled Wednesday make their first public statements since they were taken into custody. "But that was not a good subject". UCLA defeated Georgia Tech ... More..

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Sumo wrestling embroiled in scandal again after champion admits assault
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Sumo wrestling embroiled in scandal again after champion admits assault

Harumafuji reportedly was upset with Takanoiwa's "attitiude". The highly ceremonial and ordered world of sumo was rocked yesterday as allegations emerged that one of the sport's grand champions smashed a beer...More..

BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League

Promoted Huddersfield offer the lowest-costing season tickets in the league at £100, while Arsenal are at the other end of that scale at £891, and the Gunners' most expensive season ticket is also unmatched a...More..

Pick your Arsenal XI to face Tottenham on Saturday
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Pick your Arsenal XI to face Tottenham on Saturday

Injuries have hampered his progress at times, but for a man who fancies himself as a goalscorer, Walcott's goal record just isn't good enough - decent returns of 14 league goals in 2012/13 and 10 in 2016/17 h...More..

FIFA WC 2018: Here are the 32 teams and the draw
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

FIFA WC 2018: Here are the 32 teams and the draw

Due to a change in Federation Internationale de Football Association procedure, the world's governing body of soccer is using the October 2017 Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking to determ...More..

Russia Found Still Not Complying On Doping, Hurting Olympic Hopes
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Russia Found Still Not Complying On Doping, Hurting Olympic Hopes

WADA's Foundation Board, meeting in Seoul, came to the decision after the agency's Compliance Review Committee recommended that Russia's anti-doping body, RUSADA, "should not be reinstated". USADA chief executi...More..

Sir Bradley Wiggins calls package investigation a 'malicious witch-hunt'
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Sir Bradley Wiggins calls package investigation a 'malicious witch-hunt'

Brailsford, who has since left British Cycling, told MPs past year that the package contained the permitted decongestant Fluimucil and not, as has been alleged, the corticosteroid triamcinolone. Anti-Doping A...More..

Aguero hospitalised after fainting against Nigeria
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Aguero hospitalised after fainting against Nigeria

He was later released and rejoined the rest of the Argentinian squad. City said the 29-year-old had been cleared by doctors to return to England as planned. The friendly match saw Argentina throw away a two...More..

NFL says Jerry Jones' actions are 'detrimental' to league
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

NFL says Jerry Jones' actions are 'detrimental' to league

First reported by the Wall Street Journal on Wednesday, the letter also accuses Jones of actively sabotaging ongoing contract renegotiations with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell . That language represents exa...More..

India to invite Ramayana troupes from southeast Asian nations
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

India to invite Ramayana troupes from southeast Asian nations

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday departed for India after a series of productive bilateral and multilateral engagements in Manila . He added that partnership can be further enhanced in terms of trade,...More..

Eriksen's sparkling hat-trick seals Denmark's World Cup spot
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Eriksen's sparkling hat-trick seals Denmark's World Cup spot

Eriksen, along with forwards Harry Kane and Dele Alli, has been instrumental in Tottenham's emergence as a domestic and European force under manager Mauricio Pochettino . "The last tournament eight years ago d...More..

It was a ´pleasure´ to watch Neymar, says Rose
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

It was a ´pleasure´ to watch Neymar, says Rose

Alves likened the 20-year-old to the Brazillian legend "Ronaldo" at a press conference ahead of his country's friendly game against the England's Three Lions. "For all that he has done, all that he has achiev...More..

Corey Kluber aces it! Named AL Cy Young Award victor
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Corey Kluber aces it! Named AL Cy Young Award victor

Chris Sale will have to wait another year for a shot at his first Cy Young award. Scherzer is one of only six pitchers to win the award in both leagues. He posted a 0.779 WHIP in July, while in August and Se...More..

Ezekiel Elliott Withdrawing All Appeals & Will Serve 6-Game Suspension
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Ezekiel Elliott Withdrawing All Appeals & Will Serve 6-Game Suspension

Elliott has already served one game of the suspension, after sitting for last week's 27-7 loss to the Atlanta Falcons . Elliott will return to the field for Week 16 against Seattle. It ends a saga that start...More..

Embiid, Covington lead 76ers to 109-105 win over Clippers
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Embiid, Covington lead 76ers to 109-105 win over Clippers

It was many things at many times, but mostly it was a bummer for the Clippers , who started the season with a 5-2 mark only to falter as a string of injuries depleted them and left them vulnerable. And by ever...More..

Vikings stick with Case Keenum as starting quarterback versus the Rams
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Vikings stick with Case Keenum as starting quarterback versus the Rams

The Vikings have three straight road games after facing the Rams: at Detroit on Thanksgiving, at Atlanta and at Carolina. Since then, the spread has increased by half a point while the game total has remained t...More..

Evan Spiegel and Miranda Kerr are expecting their first child
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Evan Spiegel and Miranda Kerr are expecting their first child

The new arrival will be her second child - she shares son Flynn , six, with ex Orlando Bloom . Model Miranda Kerr and Snap CEO Evan Spiegel are expecting a baby. Snapchat founder Spiegel, 27, proposed ...More..

Arkansas coach Bret Bielema comments on news regarding AD Jeff Long
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Arkansas coach Bret Bielema comments on news regarding AD Jeff Long

A source close to the UA board of trustees also told Arkansas Business that Long is out, with an official announcement by the university expected later today. In 2013, Long was named national athletics direct...More..

Manchester City not invincible, says Wenger
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Manchester City not invincible, says Wenger

Pep Guardiola was desperate to sign the Chile worldwide last summer and, though Arsenal eventually came round to the idea of selling Sanchez, the Gunners failed to reach a deal for Thomas Lemar from Monaco...More..

The New Vocalist For STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Is…
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

The New Vocalist For STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Is…

Gutt was the runner-up for season three of The X Factor in the USA. Gutt, a veteran of the Detroit music scene, has spent the past year writing with the founding members of the band. The band has since rele...More..

Italy creates 'lost generation' of soccer stars with 2018 World Cup miss
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Italy creates 'lost generation' of soccer stars with 2018 World Cup miss

The Azzurri had to beat the USSR to qualify but hit the post in a 0-0 draw and missed out on the finals - held in Sweden . Gianluigi Buffon and Andrea Barzagli - along with Daniele De Rossi on the bench - we...More..

Quick Hits: Peterman to start at QB Sunday
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Quick Hits: Peterman to start at QB Sunday

He was benched late in the fourth quarter against the Saints in favor of Peterman, who threw for 79 yards while completing seven of 10 passes. Taylor completed nine of 18 passes for 56 yards before being repl...More..

Serena Williams to Wednesday Alexis Ohanian this week
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Serena Williams to Wednesday Alexis Ohanian this week

It should be noted that Serena and his fiance Ohanian are getting hitched just three months after being blessed with their first child together , Alexis Ohanian Jr ., on September 1. They have hired the best ...More..

Michael Bisping has decided on the date of his retirement fight
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Michael Bisping has decided on the date of his retirement fight

The Brit put his name forward to replace Silva and, following a few medical checks, the fight was made. Are those odds accurate? USADA, the independent administrator of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy, will handle...More..

Australia reach fourth World Cup in a row
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Australia reach fourth World Cup in a row

The Australians edged Uruguay on penalties in a playoff in 2005 to qualify for the following year's World Cup in Germany, and then qualified directly for 2010 and 2014. The 77,060 crowd had barely retaken their...More..

Red Sox not aggressively pursuing Giancarlo Stanton
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Red Sox not aggressively pursuing Giancarlo Stanton

The biggest obstacle for the Marlins front office to get a deal done could come from Stanton himself. The argument from Olney's sources: given that Stanton is owed $295 million and because he has an opt-out...More..

by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Jose Mourinho Has Identified His Top Target For January Transfer Window

The Red Devils have been linked with Spanish global and Valencia star Carlos Soler for quite some time and according to Independent , Mourinho has made the 20-year-old his top transfer target in January. T...More..

Brett Hundley proved the Packers aren't cooked just yet
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Brett Hundley proved the Packers aren't cooked just yet

The Green Bay Packers finally found a way to win without Aaron Rodgers. He also became the first Green Bay starting quarterback other than Brett Favre or Rodgers to win against the Bears since Don Majkowski...More..

Papa Johns apologizes for blaming low sales on national anthem protests
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Papa Johns apologizes for blaming low sales on national anthem protests

The pizza chain used its Twitter page Tuesday to apologize to anyone who thought talk stemming from the company's quarterly conference call almost two weeks ago was meant to be divisive. It said Tuesday via Twi...More..

Return of Kyrie Irving helps Celtics extend winning streak to 13
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Return of Kyrie Irving helps Celtics extend winning streak to 13

Even though DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry combined to score almost half of the Raptors points, Al Horford , 21 points, led a balanced attack that featured five Celtics scoring in double figures. "Just fin...More..

Police investigate Texas State University student death
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Police investigate Texas State University student death

Authorities said Ellis was a pledge for Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. The police in San Marcos, Tex., where the university is, said at a news conference on Tuesday that alcohol may have been a factor, but that th...More..

Colts' TY Hilton a nominee for 2017 Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Colts' TY Hilton a nominee for 2017 Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award

He quickly halted his rush angle when he saw Cousins trying to escape a blitz by Anthony Barr . Quarterback Joe Flacco is the Ravens' nominee for the 2017 Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award , the league annou...More..

Duke vs. Michigan State College Basketball Predictions Against The Spread
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Duke vs. Michigan State College Basketball Predictions Against The Spread

No. 2 Michigan State (1-0) vs. In the season opener, Kentucky started five freshmen for the first time since the 2014 national championship game and had to hustle from 12 points down to beat Utah Valley...More..

Sergio Garcia apathetic toward winning Race To Dubai title
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Sergio Garcia apathetic toward winning Race To Dubai title

Garcia, of course , won the Masters in April and then went on to lift to Andalucia Valderrama Masters in October. What is changing is Garcia's equipment after his 15-year association with TaylorMade came...More..

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) PT Set at $27.00 by Canaccord Genuity
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) PT Set at $27.00 by Canaccord Genuity

Nagel now expects that the sporting goods retailer will earn $0.26 per share for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of $0.28. Several other brokerages have also weighed in on DKS . As of the end ...More..