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LeBron James' 'equality' shoes are the NBA's best peaceful protest


On its debut evening of regular season play, one jersey couldn't handle the pressure of staying on the league's marquee player, and Nike isn't quite sure why. In the team's first preseason game, the jersey of the Lakers' Tyler Ennis was torn in the back with a tug from an opponent . "The performance benefits and sophisticated look make this shoe a force on and off the court". Read More »

Huddersfield vs Manchester United Preview


Manchester United legend Denis Law has been looking ahead to Saturday's game against his first club, Huddersfield Town . Jose Mourinho has lost just two of his 39 previous Premier League games against newly-promoted sides (W33 D4) - against Crystal Palace in 2013-14 and Bournemouth in 2015-16. Read More »

Ian Wright sends direct message to Man United fans about Pep Guardiola


City have been in imperious form during the early stages of the Premier League campaign, racking up 29 goals and conceding just four. He told ESPN: "It's nice to have it but I prefer it after we have a title". When highlighting the differences this season as compared to last term, he added: "Just that we're winning". For me it makes it easier to find people when they are playing in the way they are playing. Read More »

Braid chopping: Mentally abnormal beaten severely in Sopore


The rescued youth was identified as Wasim Ahmad Tantray and police said he turned out to be a mentally challenged. "Condition of the injured is stated to be critical and he was referred to Srinagar ", the police officer said. Protests against the government and the police were reported from the Beeru area of the Budgam district after an overnight incident. People including women and children took to the streets in Srinagar , Badgam, Ganderbal, Bandipore, Hajin, Islamabad, Sopore, Shopian, ... Read More »

Brendon Hartley hit with engine penalty on F1 debut


New Zealander Hartley, 27, will race for Scuderia Toro Rosso at the next round of the Formula One World Championship in Austin, Texas between 21-22 October 2017. The Porsche factory driver has been drafted into the team following a convoluted series of musical chairs that sees Daniil Kvyat back after a two-race absence, Carlos Sainz Jr. Read More »

HCA Holdings, Inc. (HCA), Endo International plc (ENDP)

In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the customers of a company, typically in an attempt to capture the findings for a research report. Read More »

Steven Adams central as OKC beat Knicks


To make it even more special, Russell Westbrook recorded the most assists in a season-opening triple-double in league history. The Knicks were led by power forward Kristaps Porzingis , who finished with 31 points and 12 rebounds. Jonas Valanciunas scored 23 points and grabbed 15 rebounds, C.J. Miles added 22 points off the bench, and Toronto defeated Chicago in the opening game of the season for each team. Read More »

Existing Home Sales Inched Up 0.7% in September


NAR noted that "Ongoing supply shortages and recent hurricanes muted overall activity". Both of those states are located in the South , which was the only region in the USA to experience a decline in September compared with August. The report notes that the median existing-home price for all housing types in September was $245,100-representing a 4.2 percent increase from previous year at $235,200. Read More »

Eden Hazard: Chelsea can still win the league despite recent setbacks


However, a wonderstrike and header from another ex-City man Edin Dzeko handed Roma the lead but Eden Hazard's header in the 74th minute made it 3-3. "I like to be honest". AS Roma have a few injuries as well, with two forwards out in Patrick Schick and Gregoire Defrel, plus defender Kostas Manolas. Read More »

'Secret Superstar' mints over Rs 4 crore on opening day


Secret Superstar is a musical drama which has been bankrolled by Aamir Khan along with Kiran Rao, Akash Chawla, Sujay Kutty and Srinivas Rao. The Bollywood film has made whooping 1 day collections. Although Aamir Khan is not headlining the project, he appears in an extended cameo. Word has it that Aamir has been arm twisting and blackmailing the multiplex chains that if 50% of the screens aren't allotted to Secret Superstar , he won't let any of his other major films (the next one being ... Read More »

Andreas Athanasiou, Red Wings agree to 1-year contract


Athanasiou's deal is worth $1.3875 million, according to TSN's Bob McKenzie . As the stalemate dragged on, he began practicing with Swiss side HC Lugano, but did not sign a contract. He has been assured his ice time will increase to between 15 and 16 minutes per game and that he will play a regular role on the power play and the penalty kill. Read More »

Tottenham boss Pochettino ready to try again for Everton attacker Barkley


Pochettino said he was delighted with Danny Rose's recovery but revealed the defender would not start against Liverpool . "And we can expect a very tough game at Wembley against Madrid". Pochettino admires Everton's Ross Barkley , who has been linked to Spurs as a longterm replacement for Dembele, but the manager said he has made no decision about signing a new midfield player in January. Read More »

Jameis Winston (shoulder) to start for Bucs vs. Bills in Week 7


In the meantime, backup Ryan Fitzpatrick is preparing to face the Bills, one of seven teams he's played for during a 13-year career. If there was any remaining mystery to the question of whether Winston or Ryan Fitzpatrick would start on Sunday in Buffalo after that non-verbal clue, Head Coach Dirk Koetter erased it immediately after practice. Read More »

Luis Severino says he feels good, ready for Game 6 start


And just like the exhilaration of the win-or-go-home wild-card duel, any team can take one game. The teams have faced off in 11 World Series going back to the Dodgers' days in Brooklyn. He's 4-for-5 with 3 walks and 4 RBIs in his career against Severino , including a solo home run in Game 2 . The towering Texan southpaw has a 144-64 career record, with an earned run average (ERA) - the average number of earned runs conceded per nine-inning game - of just 2.36, placing him 24th in the ... Read More »

Boston Celtics star could return from ugly ankle break in MARCH


You can't replace a guy like Gordon and we had a lot of high expectations for him. At the end of the day, I expect the Celtics to be right in the middle of the race for the second best team in the East much like they were last season. "It's definitely been tough", said rookie forward Jayson Tatum . "It's time to just figure it out moment to moment, and we'll be all right", he said. Read More »

Fears grow over Ander Herrera and Marouane Fellaini contract extensions


United had to use the same tactic with Marouane Fellaini in January, whose contract is also set to expire next summer, and talks are ongoing after an opening offer was rejected. United, who are trailing arch-rivals Manchester City by two points in the league table, travel to newcomers Huddersfield Town on Saturday for a Premier League clash but Pogba is certainly going to miss the clash at the John Smith's Stadium. Read More »

Dusty Baker won't return as Nationals manager

In a letter to fans, the Nationals said in part, "We have decided to make a change in leadership and begin the process of finding a new manager". Dusty Baker will not return to manage the Washington Nationals in 2018, the team announced Friday. Read More »

Zlatan Ibrahimovic could make Man United return this year, says Jose Mourinho


The Manchester United manager has stubbornly refused to put a timeline on the absences of long-term injury victims Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba, who suffered a hamstring tear in mid-September. "[Soon], Zlatan, Marcos [Rojo], Pogba and Fellaini will be back and somebody [else] will get injured and I think that's a normal process". "I love his banter and I think his enthusiasm for the game of football, and what he is around the complex, speaks volumes about him". Read More »

India vs New Zealand


It is common to find age group players of the local Ranji side helping the national side when the latter are in town training for an upcoming worldwide. Live streaming of India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI is available online. Meanwhile, Amir has returned from the injury received during second Test against Sri Lanka for which he was dropped for the ODI series. Read More »

Steven Gerrard admits he was 'scared' by this Manchester United signing


City will look to continue their fine run of form this weekend in the Premier League when they face seventh-placed Burnley at the Etihad on Saturday afternoon. 'Now money has been spent and it's coming to fruition for them. Manager Jurgen Klopp said: 'The result was really outstanding, spot on from the first second. Read More »

Redskins 1st-Round Pick Jonathan Allen out for Season with Foot Injury


He suffered a Lifransic injury on Sunday during the fourth quarter of the Redskins' 26-24 victory over the San Francisco 49ers and already has had surgery on his left foot to insert a screw to fix the damage. His presence along the defensive line has helped the Redskins defensive resurgence as a unit. "He creates havoc. It goes without saying that to not have him for a while like that is pretty big", cornerback Josh Norman said, via the Washington Post . Read More »

Emery: 'Bring on the Classique'


He is now the highest scoring teenager in Champions League history with eight goals - a feat that has never been reached by anyone under the age of 20 in the competition. Can they achieve Champions League glory this season? Neymar won a free-kick on the edge of the area, placing the ball himself and curling an effort below the wall and beyond Sels. Read More »

Andros Townsend worries how Newcastle fans will react due to his betrayal


On Saturday they visit Newcastle hoping to build on last week's 2-1 defeat of Premier League champions Chelsea , in which in their eighth fixture they scored their first goals of the league season and also earned their first points. He said: "I had a meeting with him and we spoke. The fans will be excited of course but that will not have influence on how I behave". However, after talking at length with the Manager and Managing Director I have made the decision to leave the club based ... Read More »

Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs


After striking out on big names like Chris Paul during free agency, it's possible the Spurs wanted to at least hang onto the players they had. Karl-Anthony Towns is perhaps the best player in the league, who didn't make the All-Star team last season. Read More »

Chelsea staff fear 'dead man walking' Antonio Conte will be sacked


Chelsea won the Premier League at a canter last term and were assisted by the fact they had no European football to contend with, meaning Conte often had a full week to prepare for matches . This weekend, Chelsea host Watford - now above the Blues in fourth and enjoying the best-ever start to a Premier League season - with plenty on the line. Read More »

Aaron Rodgers sends out positive message following surgery


Thanks for all the love, support, thoughts and prayers. The Packers said there was no indication of a timeline for the return to the lineup of the veteran National Football League quarterback, who was injured in Green Bay's loss Sunday to the Minnesota Vikings. Read More »

Justin Thomas goes unconscious as he leads the CJ Cup


The sole leader was Luke List (68-67), who was bogey free He is searching for his maiden win on PGA Tour . Thomas slowed on his second nine, but he finished with a 63 after capitalising on the par-fives at Nine Bridges Golf Club with two eagles and two birdies. Read More »

Arsenal's Mesut Ozil Informs Team-mates he Will join Manchester United

Manchester United and Arsenal are said to be tracking Germany worldwide Marco Reus , but Borussia Dortmund are confident he will recommit his future to the club, tabloids report. The Red Devils' fans will also be happy to welcome a player of his calibre. Earlier this week, Robert Pires hinted that Ozil was unhappy at the club, due to their summer transfer dealings. Read More »

LA Clippers vs Los Angeles Lakers Game Preview


Kristaps Porzingis had 31 points and 12 rebounds for the Knicks. The only other NY player to score in double digits was Enes Kanter, who had 10 points. LOB City still lives in Los Angeles, sort of, as the Clippers began a new season with the same dominance over the young Lakers, 108-92, spoiling an anticipated but silent National Basketball Association debut of Lonzo Ball at Staples Center on Thursday (Friday, Manila time). Read More »

India lose top ODI spot to South Africa


He scored a spectacular 82 at Chittagong which not only helped his side post a decent total but also to win the Test match to level the series. But, their opening partnership provided good service again. Seamer Andile Phehlukwayo was the best bowler for South Africa with four wickets while leg-spinner Imran Tahir picked up three. De Villiers took over from that point and dominated the 117-run stand he put together with JP Duminy. Read More »

Australia receives letter from North Korea; Julie Bishop says that's 'positive sign'


Trump blasted North Korea on the floor of the United Nations last month in the wake of their repeated intercontinental ballistic missile tests, threatening to " totally destroy " the country. The foreign minister believed the way the letter tried "to demonise the US" and "divide the global community" was a clear sign North Korea was feeling desperate and isolated. Read More »

Martin Keown reveals what's being said about Jack Wilshere at Arsenal

Deeney spelt out some home truths to the Gunners, accusing them of lacking "cojones" and not being up for the fight. " Troy Deeney knows my opinion on this". The 25-year-old is back at the Emirates Stadium this term following a mixed spell out on loan with Bournemouth last season and has made five first-team appearances so far this campaign as he searches for full fitness. Read More »

Sky scrap plan to broadcast Christmas Eve fixture


However, after widespread protests against the idea, the game will now be played the Friday before. The Premier League had previously assured fans that no game would take place at 16:00 or later on Christmas Eve. Spurs are now set to travel to Turf Moor on the same day, with kick-off scheduled for 17:30. Twenty-four fixtures were selected for live coverage in the UK. Read More »