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Watford see red again asHuddersfield score four

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Watford: Gomes, Janmaat, Mariappa, Prodl, Kabasele, Holebas, Carrillo, Doucoure, Hughes, Richarlison, Deeney. But what a nightmare for Watford , who saw skipper Troy Deeney sent off by ref Michael Oliver in the 33rd minute. "They [the fans] were never driven away because of results so credit to them". Huddersfield head coach David Wagner has no new injury concerns. Read More »

Manchester City vs. Tottenham: Premier League highlights and recap

England worldwide Dier has been used in central defence in recent games as Tottenham cope with injuries and suspensions to key defenders and the 23-year-old is relishing his partnership with Belgian Jan Vertonghen. "Statistics are good, but I have the feeling we can be much, much better". City's win at Swansea made them the first team in the history of English league football to have won 15 games in a row and they now have new milestones in sight. Read More »

Ex-wife of murdered National Basketball Association player Wright arrested

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However, The Commercial Appeal newspaper in Memphis , citing unidentified sources and a family member, said the arrest was in connection with Lorenzen Wright's killing in 2010. She said he left her home in a vehicle with a person she could not identify. She said she got a call from Memphis police about 10 p.m. and went down with her family to police headquarters. Read More »

Henson Confirms Her 2-Year Romance: "I'm Very, Very Happy!"

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In an interview with Essence Magazine, Henson said she is thrilled, and it appears as though everything in life is finally coming together. "And no one would really know that because I don't blast my info like that but I'm very happy". Despite keeping mum on the issue since the first dating rumors surfaced, the Golden Globe victor has been dropping hints about her private relationship with Hayden by posting photos that featured the former Chicago Bears and Indianapolis Colts player. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino: Winter schedule can help newer Tottenham players

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Despite seeing his side struggle to break Brighton down for long periods, Pochettino believes his players' recent form stands them in good stead ahead of their weekend trip to runaway leaders City. "Some players have more influence on the team but we have squad enough and players who can play". "We can not change the reality, the reality is that he is injured and can not play until February", Pochettino told a news conference ahead of Wednesday's home game against Brighton and Hove Albion . Read More »

West Ham players face massive pay-cuts if relegated

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Premier League - Follow the Football match between Stoke City and West Ham United live with Eurosport. Stoke have 16 points, 2 points more than West Ham who have only 14 points. The Mirror says West Ham's players have staged their recent mini-revival in the knowledge that they will have their wages cut by 50 percent if they go down. Read More »

Leicester City boss Claude Puel: 'No extra joy from beating Southampton'

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Five wins, two draws and a loss (to Manchester City) in his first eight games have helped the Foxes shoot straight back up the Premier League table, and Wednesday night's 4-1 victory over Southampton at St Mary's was a big statement. "We have to do a really good game to have a possibility of winning, but hopefully after a hard moment we can bounce back". "I think it will be a unusual feeling of course". Read More »

NFC East champion Eagles confident despite Wentz's injury

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For a team that has been desperately waiting for a franchise quarterback to build the team around, just the thought of losing Wentz for the remainder of the year sounds horrifying, but also keep in mind nothing is known at the moment. Foles was more accurate and had a better passer rating, but that was largely due to the low number of interceptions he threw, which owed something to luck. Read More »

Rudy Gobert leaves game with left knee injury

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The Celtics slowly chipped away, first cutting the margin to 10, then nine and, with 8:10 left on a Semi Ojeleye drive, eight (86-78). He was injured in Boston's season opener at Cleveland. It's no surprise that Hayward wants to get back onto the court as soon as possible. At one point, Boston missed 18 consecutive shots and went over nine minutes without scoring before Jaylen Brown converted the first shot of the second quarter with four minutes remaining in the second quarter. Read More »

Pires urges Arsenal fans not to turn on Alexis, Ozil

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Both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are expected to leave before the end of the season. Reports had been rife that Ozil would be the subject of a transfer bid from Manchester United in January, with Jose Mourinho eager to link up with Ozil once again after they worked together at Real Madrid . Read More »

Maradona: Ronaldo blocked Mbappe to Real Madrid

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Speaking to AS, the legend disagreed with Ronaldo's claim but did not fail to admit that he likes the winger for his huge contributions to his Real Madrid team. They're without Arthur, who is a good player ... Back in your day, non-European players couldn't win the Ballon d'Or ... Real Madrid forward Ronaldo won the Ballon d'Or for the fifth time in his career earlier this month. Read More »

West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United

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West Bromwich Albion have lost eight of their 11 Premier League games against Manchester United at the Hawthorns (W1 D2). The match will take place on Sunday, December 17. For the Baggies, Jonny Evans, James McClean, Claudio Yacob and Allan Nyom are all walking disciplinary tightropes. Eric Bailly could be out for as long as three months after ankle surgery and there are questions over Marouane Fellaini and Marcos Rojo. Read More »

Leicester City vs Crystal Palace 16 December 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

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Luka Milivojenic is suspended while both Fosu-Mensah and Joel Ward remain doubtful to play a part of the proceedings here. Robert Huth (ankle) and Matty James (Achilles) are still absent due to injury for Leicester. Leicester were the better team from start to finish in the Premier League match and deservedly picked up all three points from the encounter. "It leaves you in a good position and you're looking up rather than down". Read More »

Which club is favourite to sign Arsenal ace Jack Wilshere?

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The incredibly talented midfielder has been troubled by injuries all through his career which has stopped his growth as a footballer, as well as the world-beater that he was once destined to become. "Mustafi is back in training but I don't know if he will play". Only one point separates the Gunners from Tottenham Hotspur in fourth, but in what is shaping up to be a tight battle for the Champions League places, Arsenal can ill-afford to drop more points against a struggling team. Read More »

Sells 11128 Shares of Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)

This is based on a 1-5 numeric scale where Rating Scale: 1.0 Strong Buy, 2.0 Buy, 3.0 Hold, 4.0 Sell, 5.0 Strong Sell. On Thursday , January 7 the stock rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to "Neutral". Advisor Prns Limited Liability holds 0.06% or 3,009 shares. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Alaska Air Group, Inc . (NYSE: ALK ) is a huge mover today! MML Investors Services LLC now owns 5,392 shares of the transportation company's stock valued at $484,000 after buying an additional 51 shares ... Read More »

Angels sign Zack Cozart to a three-year, $38 million deal

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The Reds have finished last in the NL Central the past three years. He has hit.254/.305/.411 in his career with 82 home runs, 280 RBI, and 21 stolen bases. Not. Too. With a blend of above-average defense, power and plate discipline, Cozart really presented himself as an interesting free agent case. The Reds were, unfortunately, probably never going to re-sign Cozart, as they are mostly going through a rebuild. Read More »

NFL fines Carroll, two Jaguars assistants $10K each

The New Orleans Saints coach was one of four coaches receiving a fine this week for being in the field. Add Saints quarterback Drew Brees to the growing chorus of NFL players who have voiced their opposition to playing football games on Thursday night with short rest. Read More »

Guardiola backs flying City to keep improving

City went big over the summer in terms of freshening up their full-back department, bringing in Walker and Benjamin Mendy for a combined total of around £100m plus Danilo, as the likes of Pablo Zabaleta, Bacary Sagna, Aleksandar Kolarov and Gael Clichy - all in their 30s - departed. Read More »

David Moyes: 'West Ham United full of confidence'

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Marko Arnautovic will get some hostile treatment as West Ham meet his former club Stoke on Saturday, according to Matthew Etherington . Moyes added at a press conference, as quoted on the club's official website: "We want to play much better, we know that, but first and foremost we are taking small steps and the first was to stop conceding goals". Read More »

ESPN Sexism: Network Criticized for Treatment of Women

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Lawrence has accused ESPN veteran anchor, John Buccigross , of sending her photos of himself shirtless and of spreading false rumors about being involved in a sexual relationship with her. "We conducted a thorough investigation and found these claims to be entirely without merit", Arnold said. 'Lawrence was hired into a two-year talent development program and was told that her contract would not be renewed at the conclusion of the training program. Read More »

Arizona State's weird Herm Edwards deal is already a mess

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Edwards nearly immediately added the title of associate head coach for offensive coordinator Billy Napier , in what could easily be deemed a preemptive move to keep him if another opportunity came along. The team announced earlier this week that Bennett, who had been with the team for just the 2017 season as well, would be leaving at the end of the season. Read More »

Antonio Conte says Manchester City's form is a problem for Chelsea

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But are City really "lucky" to have grabbed late wins against the likes of Bournemouth, Huddersfield, Southampton and West Ham throughout the run? Conte certainly does not appear to have much faith in Batshuayi, although Chelsea's squad lacks strength in depth and he may only be allowed to leave, if a replacement can be brought in. Read More »

Trevor Siemian out for season

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Trevor Siemian left the game with a shoulder injury. The touchdown pass was perhaps Osweiler's best throw of the season as he hit Heuerman in stride over the middle. The former Texans and Browns quarterback led the Broncos down the field and then rushed in for a long touchdown scamper in the second quarter. Indianapolis running back Frank Gore was limited to 31 yards on 10 carries. Read More »

Carlos Santana, Phillies Reportedly Agree to 3-Year, $60 Million Contract

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The Phillies will depend on Santana's usual level of production in the middle of their lineup as they look to make a playoff push next season after missing the postseason for six consecutive years. The 2018 free agent class is one of the most talented in years, and if they want a shot at signing Manny Machado or Bryce Harper , those players need to know that they're in competition mode. Read More »

No Mo: Jets bench Muhammad Wilkerson for Saints game

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Weeks after the team should have pulled the plug on the overpaid/under-performing defensive lineman, Todd Bowles may be thinking "better late than never". Bowles also repeatedly declined to answer follow-up questions wondering why Wilkerson won't make the trip. "I'm not anxious about Mo right now", he said. Read More »

ANC KZN leadership to appeal high court ruling

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It is unclear how the judgment will impact on the official delegation from the province. During the elective conference, Zikalala received 780 votes, while Mchunu received 675, in a process in which 1 459 delegates voted. ANC members nominate leaders at BGMs to contest the national elections and choose delegates to attend the national conference. On that one, the judges misled us. Read More »

Federation Internationale de Football Association threatens to ban Spain from World Cup

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While proposals for the new election have yet to be delivered, the Spanish government's National Sports Council have made contact with the RFEF over the eventual vote for Villar's permanent successor. "I can not contemplate that scenario, I'm absolutely convinced Spain will go to the World Cup and that we are going to win it", Rajoy said. With current rankings not entering into the decision as to who would potentially replace Peru, Italian publication Tuttosport claim that, as the joint ... Read More »

Tyrod Taylor Will Start for Bills vs. Dolphins

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Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor (5) throws during the first half of an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Nov. "I take it in stride, learn from it and continue to keep moving forward". The Bills passing game has struggled to gain consistency this season, but Taylor can contribute some with his rushing, that is, if his knee issue doesn't impact his mobility too much this weekend. Read More »

Attempted terrorist attack puts NYC on high alert

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What happened during the attack? . The suspect has been named as 27-year-old Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi who has been living in the United States since 2011 on an F43 family immigrant visa, according to Department of Homeland Security spokesman Tyler Houlton. Read More »

Russian Olympic Committee to back athletes competing as neutrals in PyeongChang

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The decision came a week after the International Olympic Committee banned Russian Federation from next year's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics for what it called "unprecedented systematic manipulation" of the anti-doping system. Russian athletes competing in South Korea will now have to wear a specially designed uniform, labeled with "Olympic Athlete from Russia (OAR)". The IOC also stated that it may lift the Russian suspension for the Closing Ceremony in Pyeonchang, provided Russia had met ... Read More »

Steelers licking chops with Tom Brady Patriots in funk

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And the Patriots , in the stat that might be most surprising, were a staggering 0 for 11 on their third-down chances. But here's an interesting wrinkle: If the Patriots lose to the Steelers and the Jaguars win out (Texans, 49ers, Titans), it would be the Jaguars over the Patriots in a tiebreaker for the No. Read More »

Alexandre Lacazette set for Arsenal recall against Newcastle

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PETR CECH has moved outfield in a bid to get Arsenal's Premier League form back on track against struggling Newcastle this weekend. "Why have Arsenal done well at home and not away?" Shkodran Mustafi returned to Arsenal training today but will be given a late fitness test to see if he can face Newcastle United tomorrow. Read More »

OC John Morton: Jets waved white flag on offense against Broncos,

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Down 23 points in the fourth quarter, he all but said "no mas" - the famous phrase Duran uttered in 1980 during his second fight against Sugar Ray Leonard - by calling for a number of running plays created to kill the clock. NY ran the ball nine times and threw just three passes during its four fourth-quarter possessions, and Morton was asked if that was by design to not damage Petty's confidence. Read More »