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Sports 18 players the Lakers should sign ahead of Dwight Howard
Author: 0 18 players the Lakers should sign ahead of Dwight Howard

Although there's still no guarantee that the Grizzlies will let Howard walk for nothing, this is already a step in the right direction for the Lakers. While all three can still produce quality National Basketball Association minutes in short bursts, none of them could be steadily relied upon as a long-term starting option should McGee go down with an injury.

Sports Raiders GM Mike Mayock sounds off on absent Antonio Brown
Author: 0 Raiders GM Mike Mayock sounds off on absent Antonio Brown

We personally find the whole thing exhausting - and, well, it sounds like Brown's new boss, Raiders GM Mike Mayock , agrees. We got 89 guys busting their tails. And while the Raiders are expected to practice Sunday and Monday before breaking camp and playing a "home" preseason game in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, on Thursday against the Green Bay Packers , few, if any, starters will play on the artificial turf.

Sports 'They're not cricket fans' - Mitchell Johnson condemns booing of Steven Smith
Author: 0 'They're not cricket fans' - Mitchell Johnson condemns booing of Steven Smith

Upon discussions with the team doctor and coach as well, they were both happy and I was comfortable as well. "I have to be able to train probably a couple of days out and then face fast bowling to make sure my reaction time and all that kind of stuff is in place - there are a few tests I have to tick off and time will tell".

Sports Thomas wins at Medinah, takes No. 1 seed to FedEx Cup finale
Author: 0 Thomas wins at Medinah, takes No. 1 seed to FedEx Cup finale

And right when it started to go wrong, Thomas delivered his biggest shots in the BMW Championship. Thomas finished with two eagles, eight birdies and one bogey, and vowed to continue attacking the rain-softened course in the final round. Lucas Glover was nine shots behind, but still projected to be among the top 30. For Thomas, winning means a return to Maui to start the year with the rest of the PGA Tour winners.

Sports Miocic knocks out Cormier to reclaim UFC Heavyweight title
Author: 0 Miocic knocks out Cormier to reclaim UFC Heavyweight title

Miocic knocked out Daniel Cormier in the fourth round at UFC 241 to bring the UFC Heavyweight Championship to Northeast Ohio for a second time. Cormier beat him at UFC 226 in July 2018, knocking him out in the first round. Cormier slammed Miocic to the mat in round one, and controlled much of the action from the top position. "It's not about the shots that you take", Cormier said.

Sports Jordi Cruyff, in favour of Neymar returning to Barcelona
Author: 0 Jordi Cruyff, in favour of Neymar returning to Barcelona

The Brazilian has not played for PSG since he injured his ankle at the end of May. PSG are seemingly happy to see the back of the Brazilian winger this summer, but only for the right price. "Everything needs to be settled and analysed before Neymar can play again". "On the pitch, he is an extraordinary player". The Parisian outfit have also rebuffed any prospective cash-plus-players deal, refusing to swap Neymar for a financial sum along with opposition players.

Sports Keys coronated in Cincinnati, returns to Top 10
Author: 0 Keys coronated in Cincinnati, returns to Top 10

Ashleigh Barty lost her chance to regain the No.1 world ranking when the Australian was beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday. Top seed Barty, who would have replaced the injured Naomi Osaka as the world's top-ranked player with a victory , struggled with the rhythm off her serve as she lost 6-2 6-4, losing eight consecutive games to the Russian at one point.

Sports Bill Belichick has terse exchange with reporter over Josh Gordon
Author: 0 Bill Belichick has terse exchange with reporter over Josh Gordon

Leave it to the Patriots to get better at the right time. Roger Goodell had sole discretion on Gordon's status. "But as Josh acknowledged, ultimately his success is up to him". Getty Josh Gordon and Julian Edelman were the top receivers for New England past year. What does the Patriots' Josh Gordon statement mean? He missed the final two regular-season games of the season as well as all three playoff games.

Sports Pep Guardiola Explains Heated Argument With Sergio Aguero
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola Explains Heated Argument With Sergio Aguero

Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris admits he thought he had conceded a victor for Manchester City at the end of their 2-2 draw. Earlier in the game, goals from Raheem Sterling and Sergio Aguero had twice given City the lead. The hosts' performance was enough for Guardiola to brand it one of the best during his three years at the Etihad Stadium but despite their 30 shots only producing two goals.

Sports Chargers: When is Derwin James return absolutely necessary?
Author: 0 Chargers: When is Derwin James return absolutely necessary?

The Haines City native started all 16 regular-season games and two postseason games for the Los Angeles Chargers in 2018. So far , there is no official word on the exact injury. The 23-year-old has shown an ability to dominate at multiple positions as one of the best flex athletes in the National Football League, and delivered 105 tackles, 13 pass deflections, 3.5 sacks and three interceptions last season.

Sports Texas Longhorn Cedric Benson Killed in Motorcycle Crash
Author: 0 Texas Longhorn Cedric Benson Killed in Motorcycle Crash

Austin-Travis County EMS (ATCEMS) responded to a crash involving a motorcycle and a vehicle Saturday night at the 5600 block of Mount Bonnell Road. Two other adults were injured. Benson's brother, Dominic, posted the following on Facebook, confirming Cedric's passing. During Benson's time in Chicago, he had 420 carries for 1,593 yards and 10 touchdowns.

Sports Harper's slam caps 6-run 9th as Phils stun Cubs READ MORE
Author: 0 Harper's slam caps 6-run 9th as Phils stun Cubs READ MORE

He also went 5-for-5, his first career five-hit game, and drove in a career-high six runs. In the bottom of the third, Philadelphia's Adam Haseley was stranded at second base when Harper struck out swinging to end the threat. Rizzo's single made it 4-0. This would make the Phillies situation much more hopeful as Rhys Hoskins steps up to the plate with the powerful ability to tie it up or win it.

Sports Chef accuses Antonio Brown of shorting him more than $38000
Author: 0 Chef accuses Antonio Brown of shorting him more than $38000

The star receiver described the injury in detail on Tuesday's episode Hard Knocks . Thankfully, my trainer was working me out in the midst of my freaking [injury]. The show Antonio Brown put on in running routes and catching passes from Derek Carr on the State Farm Stadium grass before the Oakland Raiders' 33-26 preseason defeat of the Arizona Cardinals on Thursday night has coach Jon Gruden hopeful.

Sports Eagles bring Josh McCown out of retirement following QB injuries
Author: 0 Eagles bring Josh McCown out of retirement following QB injuries

Josh McCown, who announced his retirement this summer to spend more time with his family, is returning to play his 17th National Football League season with the Philadelphia Eagles , the team announced Saturday. Then third-string quarterback Cody Kessler suffered a concussion in their second preseason game. That left Wentz and rookie Clayton Thorson , who rebounded well from an ugly preseason debut, as the only healthy quarterbacks on the roster entering this week's joint practices with ...

Sports McIlroy And McDowell Start Well In Medinah
Author: 0 McIlroy And McDowell Start Well In Medinah

Will he be the first to successfully defend the FedExCup title? "I don't give a crap about the money", he said. Tiger Woods had a poor day, though, and finished six off the pace on the course on the outskirts of Chicago. The No. 3 player starts at 7 under; the No. 4 player starts at 6 under; the No. 5 player starts at 5 under. Thomas turned in an error-free scorecard, highlighted by a storming finish of three straight birdies from the 14th.

Sports Curtis Bolton a standout in Packers loss to Ravens
Author: 0 Curtis Bolton a standout in Packers loss to Ravens

Now in his first preseason as the starting quarterback of the Ravens, Jackson has given football fans a taste of what to expect from the Baltimore offense this year and surprise, surprise, he's still running the ball. "We have to do a better job in practice, probably up the intensity level a little bit, really wrap up on the thud". His ability to tackle and make plays is not going unnoticed by the Green Bay coaching staff .

Sports Barcelona begin La Liga defence with Bilbao defeat
Author: 0 Barcelona begin La Liga defence with Bilbao defeat

The 38-year-old now has scored at least once in the last 15 La Liga seasons, equaling (at least for now) Lionel Messi's record for most consecutive years with a goal in Spain's top flight, according to Opta. "Sometimes football can be so attractive", said Aduriz afterwards. By contrast, Griezmann never really settled after a nervous start, allowing a simple pass to slip under his foot before hacking late at the shin of Unai Lopez.

Sports Ashes 2019: Archer strikes as England fight back
Author: 0 Ashes 2019: Archer strikes as England fight back

Archer is expected to make his Test debut in the second Ashes Test at Lord's after England's strike pacer James Anderson was ruled out of the rest of the series after the first match. "But I did say, like all bowlers, Test cricket is really hard". But whether Australia tinker with a winning combination or not, only time will tell.

Sports Pep Guardiola says VAR decisions could do with ‘a little more consistency’
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola says VAR decisions could do with ‘a little more consistency’

City fans, who had to watch VAR cancel out a late Sterling goal for offside in the European tie between the sides four months ago - a moment that sent Spurs into the semi-finals - could hardly believe it. "It was a misunderstanding". "I thought we left that situation in Tottenham in the Champions League last season". "Emotions were running high". "If we continue to play in that way we won't have regrets and that is the most important thing".

Sports NFL & Roc Nation form Partnership
Author: 0 NFL & Roc Nation form Partnership

Many are not happy about it and are calling him a sellout. The player received voices of support from different walks of lives with Jay-Z himself wore a Kaepernick jersey to Saturday Night Live and rolling out lyrics in his megabits Apeshit in support.

Sports Pats rookies serenade Titans' Vrabel on birthday
Author: 0 Pats rookies serenade Titans' Vrabel on birthday

With coach Bill Belichick watching, Brady presented his friend a small trophy before practice with the score of the Titans' 34-10 win over New England last November. "It's good for us to be able to come out here and compete against him". He's really getting me the opportunity to recover. "It was just really good work between these two teams who - you know, they took care of us pretty good past year - and we knew it was going to be competitive, so it's been a good couple of days".

Sports Indiana Basketball: Romeo Langford mentioned in Nike payment scheme
Author: 0 Indiana Basketball: Romeo Langford mentioned in Nike payment scheme

Michael Avenatti wants a judge to dismiss criminal charges alleging he extorted Nike, and he's blaming his arrest on what he calls "vindictive" prosecutors. He also said the arrangements are "being viewed as a contract" by the players and their families. Cohen is serving a three-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to charges.

Sports ‘Security incidents’ see Ozil, Kolasinac miss Arsenal opener
Author: 0 ‘Security incidents’ see Ozil, Kolasinac miss Arsenal opener

In response, an Eastern European gang has stepped in. A police statement read: " Two men have been charged under Section 4a of the Public Order Act following an incident in Camden on Thursday , 8 August". CCTV footage showed Bosnian worldwide Kolasinac, who was born in Germany, leap from the vehicle and bravely chase off their knife-wielding attackers.

Sports Ozil & Kolasinac
Author: 0 Ozil & Kolasinac "100%" ready for Arsenal v Burnley after security fears

Both players were targeted by car-jackers in north London last month, with security camera footage showing Kolasinac confronting the offenders after they approached Ozil's auto. My focus is to be positive and on making sure the players are 100 per cent in their minds here. "Above all, I want them to be able to focus on each training session and each match".

Sports Conor McGregor Punched Elderly Man In Ireland Bar In April
Author: 0 Conor McGregor Punched Elderly Man In Ireland Bar In April

The video released from TMZ shows McGregor unloading a left-handed punch to the man sitting near him by the bar. A report from The Irish Sun stated that officers from the Sundrive Road Garda Station in McGregor's home town of Crumlin had concluded their investigation after a complaint was made against the controversial star.

Sports Abraham says Chelsea can 'fight for the title'
Author: 0 Abraham says Chelsea can 'fight for the title'

Lampard said he had offered words of comfort to Abraham, the 21-year-old who has returned after a loan at Aston Villa with Chelsea unable to make new signings due to a transfer ban. Lampard has ruled out an exit for Michy Batshuayi, who is behind Olivier Giroud and Abraham in the pecking order, but the futures of right-back Davide Zappacosta and midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko are less clear.

Sports Archer handed first England cap as rain holds up second Ashes Test
Author: 0 Archer handed first England cap as rain holds up second Ashes Test

Left-arm quick Starc was the top wicket-taker at the recent World Cup, with 27 scalps, while right-arm Hazlewood was left out of the tournament to get him fit and ready for the Ashes. "We had a joke there for a moment, asking if the captain tosses the coin and he wins the toss can he ask the opposition to make the choice", he said.

Sports Philippe Coutinho Set To Join Bayern Munich On Loan From Barcelona
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho Set To Join Bayern Munich On Loan From Barcelona

Coutinho would thus start a new stage in the German league and in a championship unknown to him, such as the Bundesliga . "We have had very good discussions, I would like to thank Barcelona". They were without new signing, Croatian global Ivan Perisic, another player who Singh will have to compete with for a place in the match-day squad.

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