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Brett Brown Thinks Markelle Fultz's Shoulder Injury Is Affecting His Shot

At Washington, Fultz shot 64.9-percent from the foul line. In an attempt to increase his percentage, the 19-year-old has completely revamped his shooting form and it's not the pretty sight. "His percentages revealed that he's a more-than-capable shooter", Brown said, per NBC Sports. "I think his shoulder is affecting him more than he lets on", coach Brett Brown said. Read More »

Tony Ferguson: Conor McGregor Needs His Ass Kicked

He was paid $500,000 for his third round submission of Kevin Lee at UFC 216 and that's already a larger amount than many expect to be fighting for when they begin their mixed martial arts career. McGregor is, of course, coming off his huge fight with Floyd Mayweather . Cue an immediate offer from "El Cucuy". "His style is, you know, it's not traditional, it's a bit unorthodox and stuff, but I just honestly think that Conor's going to be way too clean for Ferguson", Roddy explained. Read More »

Florida Unveils Hideous Gator-Themed Uniforms vs. Texas A&M


The trousers and socks are also swamp green, but don't have the scaly pattern. The idea behind the uniform is to embody "The Swamp" where the Gators play. Simply put, Florida and Nike have achieved a new level of wackiness with this offering. Two months ago, we published a piece about the best new college football uniforms in America , claiming that clean, classic looks were the season's in-vogue fashion trend. Read More »

Jarrett Guarantano to get his first start vs


Guarantano was given a bigger opportunity to win the job against Georgia two weekends ago. Dormady, meanwhile, has thrown for 925 yards, six touchdowns and six interceptions. At Tennessee, the resshirt freshman is 12-for-24 for 54 yards and a touchdown so far. Volunteers coach Butch Jones said Monday that "multiple factors" had led to Taylor's suspension without going into specifics. Read More »

Six pitch invaders detained


The Times of Israel and Ynet both reported that the Israel supporter was one of six detained on Monday night after invading the field of play, and had separated from his peers and was making a beeline for the Malaga-born playmaker when police intervened. Read More »

Adrian Peterson traded to the Arizona Cardinals


It seemed like Peterson would never wear anything but purple, but the running back signed a two-year contract with New Orleans this season, and faced his former Vikings teammates in a Monday night season opener in Minnesota. The Saints increased their rush attempts over the next several weeks, but mostly by giving more touches to Ingram and Kamara. This pretty much kills the fantasy value of Chris Johnson, and it likely doesn't help Andre Ellington's value too much either. Read More »

Liverpool's Sadio Mane facing six weeks on sidelines


Mane picked up the problem on worldwide duty with Senegal and was withdrawn late on in Saturday's 2-0 World Cup qualifying triumph over Cape Verde. It's since been revealed that Mane suffered a hamstring problem and Liverpool have confirmed that he could be missing for the next six weeks, which would see him missing nine matches. Read More »

Nadal overwhelms Kyrgios in Beijing for 75th career title

The win augurs well for the 16-time Grand Slam singles victor, who is bidding to finish as the year-end No. 1 for the fourth time. "The a year ago that I had the trophy with me was in 2005". Kyrgios has previously admitted he's "not the professional tennis needs me to be" but says he has found a vision that will make him be remembered as much more than a tennis player. Read More »

Josh Gordon Says Baylor Football Coach Helped Him Cheat Drug Test


While Gordon remains suspended by the NFL for multiple violations of the league's substance-abuse policy, a source indicated he plans to apply for reinstatement. Gordon was later suspended indefinitely by Briles in July 2011 after failing a second drug test. However, Gordon also revealed that while at Baylor, the school would help him cheat drug tests. Read More »

Federer dances with Mickey Mouse in Shanghai


I used to take either tram, train, or bus to practice on a daily basis, and then also a lot of the train until about 20 years old, going to tournaments even to Italy, even internationally. Nadal, who beat Nick Kyrgios 6-2 6-1 in Sunday's China Open final in Beijing, sat next to Zverev, who posted a group photo to Instagram with the caption: "Awesome dinner back with my #teameurope teammates". Read More »

UFC middleweight champ Michael Bisping dismisses Georges St-Pierre's prospects

With all of these options, there is one fighter that has no interest in a fight with McGregor, Georges St-Pierre. Everything is possible but everybody is targeting Conor McGregor because of the money. "It would be an wonderful honor". They could meet in the middle if a fight ever were to come together, but St-Pierre said he doesn't see it as realistic, mainly because he has no desire to chase a smaller fighter. Read More »

Salman Khan to launch Aayush Sharma with a love story


Now is the time for a lot of mehnat aur lagan (hard work and passion). Instead, the first Diwali party of the season will be hosted by Aayush Sharma and Arpita Khan Sharma on October 13 at their swanky new residence near Khar Gymkhana. A Bombay Times report states, "On his part, Aayush has been preparing for his debut for the last three years". He has worked closely with Khan during the making of "Bajrangi Bhaijaan", "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo", " Sultan " and "Tubelight". Read More »

Facebook India MD Umang Bedi quits


Facebook had appointed the former Adobe South Asia region MD Umang Bedi in June past year to build and maintain strategic relationships with top clients and regional agencies in the country. Under his leadership, Facebook revealed a three-fold business strategy for India. The company didn't share who will be taking over Bedi's position after he has left the company. Read More »

De Gea on shortlist for 2017 Ballon d'Or


He has also started to make his mark in the Champions League and is now vying to be named as the next permanent England captain following Wayne Rooney's worldwide retirement. Universally acknowledged as one of the best keepers on the planet, he has previously missed out on a place on the list, perhaps surprisingly, but was confirmed on Monday as one of the players in contention for this year's prize. Read More »

Trump Claims ESPN's Ratings Have 'Tanked' Because of Jemele Hill


Before she was suspended, Hill responded Sunday to a Twitter follower who suggested that National Football League players would learn a lesson about "getting fired for not doing what your boss requires you to do". Trump's colorful early morning tweets are often a bit astray at times, as that is reportedly when he's at the controls of his Twitter account without much filter, guidance, or editing. Read More »

Cahill scores extra-time victor to keep Australia alive


But Australia survived to stay on track for its fourth straight World Cup. Rogic had several chances to score and played for much of the game . Locked at 1-1 (and 2-2 on aggregate) since early in the first half, Australia had been constantly frustrated throughout regular time , and through much of extra-time, before Tim Cahill rolled back the years with a headed victor to put the Socceroos through to a November play-off against North and Central America's fourth-best team. Read More »

Serena Williams set to make comeback at Australian Open

Her first child's initials are the same as the first Grand Slam of the year and Williams had previously outlined her plans to defend the title they won together - despite the tournament starting just four months after she gave birth. In the men's field Tiley confirmed six-time victor Novak Djokovic and fellow former world No1 Andy Murray , who have both battled injury this year, would play in Melbourne . Read More »

Wales' National Anthem Ahead Of Ireland Clash Was Ultra Special

Greece technically aren't guaranteed to finish 7th, but they'd have to lose to Gibraltar tomorrow, which combined with a Bosnia win over Estonia would put Slovakia through instead (and Bosnia would finish 9th among the second-place teams). Croatia managed to secure a spot in the play-offs after recording a 2-0 win away to Ukraine . "All I can control is my own group, the players and my staff - that's what I concentrate on and that's what we'll do in this game", said Coleman. Read More »

Giants' Brandon Marshall to miss multiple weeks with ankle sprain


It just keeps on getting worse for the New York Giants , who are finding a new low each week. This game has given me the opportunity to grow as a man, father, husband, teammate, leader. Marshall finishes the season with 18 receptions for 154 yards and no touchdowns. Clearly, the extent was considered serious enough for the 33-year old Marshall to end his first Giants season after only five games. Read More »

Sanchez, Ozil exits would be a 'huge setback' for Arsenal - Iwobi


Sanchez was heavily linked with a move away from Arsenal in the summer but he ended up staying at the north London club despite being touted as a target for Manchester City. The Manchester United forward, 21, has been largely limited to appearances from the substitutes' bench under Jose Mourinho and rarely gets a chance to play through the middle. Read More »

Odell Beckham Jr. to get second opinion before surgery decision

Colts receiver Krishnan Hogan needed help to get off the field after appearing to hurt his lower left leg on a kickoff return midway through the third quarter and did not return. A hard season has become impossible . He is staring at a 2-14 or 3-13 type season. It has been a frustrating season for Beckham . "Yeah, I'm frustrated with losing", he said. Read More »

Ballon d´Or nominees: Neymar, Dybala among first names released


The Ballon d'Or has been dominated by Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo . Harry Kane has been shortlisted for the 2017 Ballon d'Or , the award given to the best player in the world. Ronaldo scored twice as Madrid beat Juventus 4-1 in the Champions League final, while also finishing top scorer in the competition with 12 goals . Read More »

Jesper Bratt, Marcus Johansson, Devils rip through Sabres in 6-2 win


Hall also assisted Johansson's first goal by creating a turnover in the Devils' offensive zone and using a back-handed pass to set up Johansson for a goal form the slot at 7:49 in the second period. Tampa Bay got goals from Alex Killorn, and Chris Kunitz, and Andrei Vasilevskiy made 23 saves. 2, New Jersey, Gibbons 1 (Hischier, Johansson), 18:56. Read More »

Nadal savours purple patch, wraps up 6th title in Beijing


He has everything to fight for nearly all the events of the year. The 22-year-old world number 21 said interacting with a young cancer patient at the Australian Open had opened his eyes. I played, in my opinion, a great level of tennis tonight. "He just destroyed me today, so it was too good", Kyrgios, who struck 20 winners but 35 unforced errors, said. Read More »

Trump says he was "having fun" in Puerto Rico


The mayor of Puerto Rico's capital city, Carmen Yulín Cruz , has slammed President Donald Trump and the federal response to the damage to the US territory since Hurricane Maria struck over two weeks ago . Villamil also told the newspaper: "It is going to take Puerto Rico a long time to recover from this". She wrote that she'd asked for help from the Federal Emergency Management Agency but gotten no response. Read More »

It's An Honour To Receive Offer From Juventus - Emre Can


Liverpool midfielder Can is also on the radar of both Manchester United and Chelsea , while the Reds have not yet given up hope of convincing him to put pen to paper on a fresh contract at Anfield. However, Jurgen Klopp dropped Can from the starting lineup for their previous Premier League encounter with Newcastle. Liverpool were willing to raise his weekly wages to around the £100k mark, but were not willing to do both that and set a low release clause for the player, and the two sides ... Read More »

Greinke, Diamondbacks' bats falter in Game 3 loss to Dodgers

After struggling for much of his debut season in Arizona, Greinke went 17-7 with a 3.20 ERA this year, topping 200 innings for the seventh time. Greinke is probably the Diamondbacks' best chance to stop the Dodgers from scoring their way out of every problem. Read More »

Manchester United face new battle to keep David de Gea

French news outlet Le10 Sport claims that the Paris outfit are looking to make De Gea their next big money acquisition. With Chelsea goalkeeper Thibault Courtois stalling on signing at new deal at Stamford Bridge , Real Madrid were expecting to have an embarrassment of goalkeeping riches to choose from next summer. Read More »

NLDS, Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks Game 3 live stream


Closer Kenley Jansen is on the mound for the Dodgers and Andrew Chafin came out of the bullpen in the ninth for the Diamondbacks. Arizona ace Zack Greinke will attempt to save the season when he faces his former teammates with the Dodgers, who counter with late-season acquisition Yu Darvish . Read More »

Marouane Fellaini to miss Liverpool clash due to injury


United now sit second in the Premier League table - level on points with rivals Manchester City - who have a superior goal difference. Lukaku missed Belgium's win over Bosnia at the weekend with an ankle injury , but manager Roberto Martinez confirmed on Monday night that he is "100 per cent for and available" for selection after returning to training with the squad in Brussels . Read More »

Premier League Manager of the Month September shortlist


United have been performing way better than the last season . United will travel to Anfield to face Liverpool on Saturday, and with Liverpool's notable vulnerability to set pieces, Mourinho would've been looking for Fellaini to exploit their weakness with his size and strength in the air. Read More »