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Sarri dismayed by Feyenoord goal despite comfortable Napoli win

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Feyenoord pulled one back in stoppage time through Sofyan Amrabat, but it was merely a consolation for the Eredivisie side. "I think we should blame the national team (for the crammed calendar and we should) find a specific window during the year when the national teams play. Read More »

Mookie Betts Exits Red Sox vs. Blue Jays Due to Wrist Injury

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A four-run second inning boosted the Jays into a lead that they would never give up, as they held off a Red Sox comeback and got a flawless ninth inning from closer Roberto Osuna to lock up the victory. Coming off an 8-1 road trip that helped them maintain control of the AL East, the Red Sox fell into an early hole. "My velocity has dipped a few times but it's come right back when I need it", Pomeranz said. Read More »

Trump attacks National Football League with his own ratings scale

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Yet CBS said the overnight ratings from big cities for this past weekend's games, while generally less reliable than the measurement taken over the whole country, were up 4 percent over previous year. Generally, TV networks don't even bother showing the national anthem when it is played before the game. At least 20 Patriots players were spotted kneeling as Tom Brady linked arms with his teammates. Read More »

Athletes react to Trump's tirade vs sports world

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Although the Warriors were strongly expected to decline a White House invitation had they received one, the Warriors said on Friday they would not formally decide until meeting together with ownership, coaches and players. James told reporters at media day that he was surprised Kyrie Irving requested a trade. On Monday, the Mavericks opened their 2017 training camp, but the same questions were being answered following President Donald Trump's comments toward the National ... Read More »

Billy Donovan says Carmelo Anthony is starting at power forward

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Last Friday, Knicks head coach Jeff Hornacek already hinted the possibility of introducing a new style of basketball in NY, away from the triangle of former Knicks president Phil Jackson. Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook told reporters that his left knee is "fine" even after receiving a PRP injection on September 22. Read More »

Floyd Mayweather Displays a Huge Conor McGregor Painting in his Home

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The McGregor painting hangs on one side of a huge doorway, which has a similarly sized Mayweather painting on its opposite side. In a post on his Twitter account, he wrote: "Exclusive timeless artwork in my Beverly Hills home". Mayweather made a $100 million guarantee for their 154-pound boxing match, but is expected to earn well over $200 million from their unusual spectacle once all of the pay-per-view revenue is counted. Read More »

Diego Costa without attitude - Alvaro Morata era dawns at Chelsea

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That was the lesson we learnt from Chelsea's dismantling of Stoke on Saturday when one Alvaro Morato notched a hat-trick to continue his fine start to the season. "I think we have to be focused at what we do and not others". "If I make this decision [to start Hazard at Atletico] it is because I am comfortable with this decision". Read More »

Premier League table: How the standings look after Gameweek 6

At least some of the Palace supporters are managing to see the amusing side; which is useful with Manchester United away and Chelsea at home their next two fixtures. Mourinho believes the key to United's success has been his forwards playing with a more positive attitude this season. Sergio Aguero got in on the act, converting another pinpoint cross from Sane, before Fabian Delph rounded things off with the pick of the bunch. Read More »

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte praises Alvaro Morata after hat-trick against Stoke

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Chelsea players including Alvaro Morata and Marcos Alonso put their skills to the test against the four Americans, while Gary Cahill showed he's got some serious tekkers. "If I make this decision [to start Hazard at Atletico] it is because I am comfortable with this decision". "Also, be ready to be on the bench and come in and make the difference, like he did [at Stoke ]". Read More »

Chelsea star Morata must continue scintillating form - Conte

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Alvaro Morata scored a hat trick as Chelsea maintained its flawless away record in the English Premier League in beating Stoke 4-0 on Saturday. "Stoke are a really good team and very strong", said the Italian. Stoke, which was fielding a makeshift defense with Kurt Zouma ineligible and Ryan Shawcross and Kevin Wimmer out injured, is 15th in the table having recorded just win in its opening six games. Read More »

Carson Wentz owes Jake Elliott a game check

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Let's just say Wentz was a little poorer when the clock hit zero. Consider that no team has lost in such brutally quick fashion on two late field goals in nearly 23 years. As luck would have it, the Eagles' Twitter account caught a shot of Elliott's folks in the stands as their son etched his name into the Eagles' and the NFL's record books. Read More »

Charlie Nicholas predicts Celtic v Anderlecht

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And former Celtic star Nicholas believes they do not have what it takes to go there and get a result. We'll do everything we can to fight for the result. They have a good mix, a lot of speed up front, physically strong, a well-organised defence and good technique on the ball. 'They haven't started the season as they would have wanted but the Champions League is a great motivator for them'. Read More »

Chelsea Boss praises Morata, flawless for Premier League

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And while the Atletico boss was unwilling to speak about new signing Diego Costa , he was clear in his praise for Chelsea's latest Spanish star. The prospect of him performing even better in a Chelsea shirt is mouth-watering for us, and frightening for the rest of the Premier League. Read More »

Miami Heat among Dwyane Wade's top suitors after buyout

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He also wanted a reunion with the Miami Heat , but he favored his desire to play for a contender rather than return to the team that he helped lead to three National Basketball Association crowns. Following practice on Tuesday, Cavaliers forward Tristan Thompson said Wade would be a "great" fit in Cleveland. One of the game's premiere closers in the postseason, Wade has averaged 22.5 points, 5.3 rebounds and 5.0 assists in 172 playoff games. Read More »

'Complete player' Morata has adapted to the Premier League, says Conte

The Belgian will be fit to face former club Atletico on Wednesday. "Now he has a great chance to show that he is a really good striker". "For a striker that is very important". "He adapted very well to this league, now he needs to continue to work because he has only just started down this path". Can he help Chelsea retain their Premier League crown. Read More »

Diego Costa: Chelsea agree terms with Atletico Madrid to sell striker

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Atletico had failed to push through the move before the summer transfer deadline, safe in the knowledge that Costa would not be able to play for them until January due to the club's transfer ban. "I think this is very important for Chelsea". "This is a process for him, when I speak about a lot of room for improvement it also means this aspect, to be [aggressive]". Read More »

LeBron James on President Trump: 'He doesn't even care'

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It's damn sure not him. No matter the shape, size, weight, ethnicity, religion or whatever... people find teams, players and colours because of sport. Because, like I told you guys throughout the season, at some point, when he was ready to take over the keys, I was ready to give them to him. "We know this is the greatest country in the world - it's the land of the free", James said. Read More »

DirecTV Allows Some NFL Refunds After Anthem Controversy

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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick stands on the field before their NFL pre-season football game against the Denver Broncos in San Francisco, California, U.S. Usually, there's a grace period, then refunds are not offered, but a customer representative said refunds are being given after the normal grace period when subscribers complain they're offended by players who have been kneeling during the National Anthem. Read More »

Gators to start QB Luke Del Rio against Vanderbilt

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Del Rio completed 9-of-14 passes for 74 yards, a touchdown and an interception in total. Sep. Florida (2-1) and Georgia (4-0) remain the only two unbeaten programs in conference play in the SEC East, and McElwain is surely hoping Del Rio can provide the Gators some stability at the quarterback position moving forward. Read More »

Timmons' suspension lifted after 1 week

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It's just a few weeks later than everyone expected. Timmons, who signed a two-year, $12 million deal with the Dolphins this offseason, missed the first two games of the season. League rules allow teams to suspend players up to four games for conduct detrimental to the organization; Timmons is back in the fold in one-fourth that time. Read More »

Pittsburgh Steelers to stay in locker room during national anthem on Sunday

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This has to do with respect for our country and respect for our flag". He took pride in his comments, adding, "Yes, I said it". "They actually signed up and fought so that somebody could take a knee and protest peacefully". The Steelers' decision came amid a day of protest throughout the NFL following President Donald Trump's call for NFL owners to fire players who kneel during the national anthem and for fans to boycott the league. Read More »

Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea 27 September 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions

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The 28-year-old has long made it clear that returning to Madrid was his priority, despite summer links with the likes of AC Milan and Paris Saint-Germain. The Champions League is where N'Golo Kante needs to step up and prove himself as a world-class central midfielder this season. Intrigue will surround Eden Hazard's involvement in these crunch clashes. Read More »

Mesul Özil Keen To Swap Arsenal For Manchester United

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Despite such an underwhelming campaign though, the player remains a highly sought-after figure in the transfer market. According to John Richardson of the Sunday Mirror , the German global has no intention to extend his stay with the Gunners, with his contract set to expire at the end of the 2017-18 season. Read More »

Morata 'trick keeps Chelsea on course

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Costa's strikes were also more valuable as he produced two equalising goals and scored three to put Chelsea in front in games while only two of Morata's have been go-ahead goals. 'Last season Eden played very well and a really important season for us to win the league. "Diego was under-rated in England". In a statement on Tuesday , Chelsea thanked Costa for his efforts and wished him well for the future. Read More »

Mara "very unhappy" with Beckham Jr

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He was penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct. Even prior to his touchdown celebration on Sunday, Beckham was seen getting quite emotional on the sideline. McAdoo gave no indication of his reasoning, however, nor whether Beckham provided an explanation as to any meaning behind his celebration. As for Beckham , the fourth-year wide out finished the contest with nine grabs for 79 yards, his second game this season after missing the team's regular season-opener against the arch rival Dallas ... Read More »

Title Match Added To Next Week's WWE RAW In Denver

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Jordan threw him off the top rope, and the ref was tending to Dallas, allowing Curtis Axel to punch Jordan. Before the show, Miz sat down for an interview with Hannah Mitchell (daughter of Times assistant sports editor Houston Mitchell). Read More »

Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Bridgeway Capital Management Inc acquired 28,200 shares as Eplus Inc (PLUS)'s stock rose 20.28%. Eplus Inc now has $1.25B valuation. The stock volatility for week was 0.93% while for month was 1.15%. Many traders will use moving averages for different periods of time in conjunction with other indicators to help gauge future stock price action. As per Monday, February 8, the company rating was downgraded by UBS. Read More »

LeBron James: Intentions to end career in Cleveland haven't changed

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In widespread protests at the weekend, players responded by kneeling, linking arms or staying in the locker room. When asked to comment on the demonstrations during the national anthem at Sunday's games, James said he saluted "the NFL, the coaches, the players, the owners, the fans", and added: "There was solidarity; there was no divide. Read More »

Red Sox lose game and some more vs Jays

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Then he gave two-out, two-run doubles to Teoscar Hernandez and Donaldson in the second. Jays starter Brett Anderson went five innings and got three strikeouts en route to picking up his fourth win of the year. Nunez lined out to complete the at-bat but was ultimately replaced by Sam Travis, who hit a single to left field but was thrown out a second base after attempting to stretch the hit into a double. Read More »

How Analysts Feel About NIKE INC. B (ETR:NKE)?

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Nike , which has celebrity endorsements from National Basketball Association players such as LeBron James and Kevin Durant, has also been quick to expand its direct-to-consumer presence by testing a pilot program with Amazon and Facebook's Instagram, and sprucing up its revenue from China through revamped stores and increased online efforts with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's Tmall. Read More »

Nationals activate Bryce Harper from 10-day DL

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Harper (knee, illness) is feeling better and plans to be in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Phillies, Chelsea Janes of The Washington Post reports . Harper was originally expected back Monday night, but, according to The Washington Post , he was suffering from flu-like symptoms. "Now we are all kind of looking forward to him getting back as soon as possible". Read More »