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What Yankees would need to pull off Manny Machado blockbuster

This has prompted new speculation about whether the Orioles, who finished last in 2017 in the AL East can afford to keep him, or even if he would stay at Camden Yards. Rosenthal also noted that Machado wants to make a shift from third base to shortstop for the 2018 season, adding a bit of a curveball for his value in the trade. Read More »

Van Gaal: United Are More Boring Under Mourinho

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The City squad also applauded their victory on the pitch with the away fans but Guardiola made a decision to return to the dressing room, despite his backroom staff encouraging him to celebrate with his players. "I did the ridiculous thing with Redmond. I think it's something that every club in the world has". "Footballers get accused of not caring and I was thinking in the studio somebody has got to take a red". Read More »

Horn TKOs Corcoran, Crawford next?

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Thought of as little more than a chance for an Australian audience to get a rare look at Pac Man performing in the flesh, and the fighter to boost his bank balance with a healthy pay day, it all went pear-shaped for the Filipino pound-for-pound great. Read More »

Lonzo Ball trolled Nas with sweatshirt he wore for Lakers-Knicks

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It is Lonzo drawing the attention, however, though he is averaging just 8.6 points to go along with 7.1 assists and 6.8 rebounds. Kuzma added 19 points off the bench and his heroics kept the Lakers in the game. Brandon Ingram was the the player affected most. He still contributed with seven rebounds and five assists, but also had five turnovers. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope led the Lakers with 24 points, but his missed 3-point attempt with 33 seconds left in overtime and the Lakers trailing ... Read More »

4 rotation players who should start vs West Ham

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Mary's. The Frenchman told reporters: " Mustafi will not be back". Ramsey played 90 minutes against Southampton but finished the game nursing a strain. The Irons haven't beaten the Gunners in East London in nine league games since a 1-0 win in 2006, when substitute Marlon Harewood scored a last-minute victor in a match which saw Wenger and the then boss Alan Pardew engage in an unseemly tussle on the touchline at Upton Park. Read More »

Manchester City need defensive signing to avoid trouble says Pep Guardiola

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Ilkay Gundogan has stated that Manchester City are yet to win anything, despite taking a 11-point lead after 16 games. Manchester City city were awarded a corner in the 42nd minute which created a lot of confusion for the United defense who struggled to defend the set piece and conceded a goal in the 43rd minute from the set piece by David Silva . Read More »

Chelsea Eyeing Up Long Term Arsenal Target Ahead of Potential January Move

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Liverpool's London-based rival for the Top 4 ponied up an impressive £92 million for the young French global after a £75 million Liverpool offer was rejected. Monaco now sit third in Ligue 1, 9 points off the pace set by Paris Saint-Germain, and level on points with Lyon and Marseille. Vasilyev claimed: " Liverpool were really interested". Read More »

Recent physical shows Angels' Shohei Ohtani has a damaged elbow ligament

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According to the physical, Ohtani also received a platelet-rich plasma (PRP) shot in his elbow on October 20. Angels general manager Billy Eppler, who began scouting Ohtani when he worked as a Yankees executive, told Yahoo: "Shohei underwent a thorough physical with MRI scans to both his elbow and his shoulder". Read More »

China warms to South Korea as plans for refugees surface online

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It said a local government in Jilin was planning to set up five refugee camps "because the situation on the China-North Korea border has intensified". "A "joint statement' is not essential, as with [US President Donald] Trump's South Korea visit", a senior Blue House official said". Another focus of attention is how the THAAD issue will be addressed at the summit, with Xi and other senior Chinese leaders continuing to bring the matter up even after the two sides' October 31 agreement on ... Read More »

Key San Antonio Spurs Player Might Return Tuesday

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Before the San Antonio Spurs' Silver and Black Scrimmage Game in September, the San Antonio Spurs announced Kawhi Leonard suffered a quad injury, which took him out of the preseason. Surviving without Kawhi was a cute story but will mean nothing if San Antonio can't make a deep playoff run. Aldridge is averaging 22.5 points per game, which is his highest as a Spurs, while also having the best effective field goal percentage of his career. Read More »

Yankees Trade Headley, Mitchell To Padres

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The Headley trade allows the Bronx Bombers to further pursue a re-signing of third baseman Todd Frazier , or an upgrade in starting pitching. The 26-year-old righty was 1-1 with a 5.79 ERA in 32⅔ innings last year. Headley is off a season in which he hit.273/.352/.406 with 12 homers, 30 doubles and 61 RBIs. Andujar, a third baseman who had a short stint in the big leagues last season, is the only one of the four who doesn't play both positions. Read More »

Devin Hester Announces his Retirement

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The 35-year-old Hester finishes his career with 14 punt returns for touchdowns, and five kickoff returns for TDs. Hester played for Atlanta , Baltimore and Seattle, but his best years were with the Chicago Bears , which made him a second-round pick out of Miami in 2006. Read More »

Klopp unsure how long Liverpool defender Moreno will be out

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We have to see what we do with him because we need him for the next few weeks, 100 per cent. Moreno was forced off with an ankle injury during the Champions League win over Spartak Moscow last week and reports over the weekend suggested he had been ruled out until the New Year. Read More »

Patriots reportedly close to signing troubled receiver Kenny Britt

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The Patriots had him in for a visit as a free agent in the spring of 2014. Britt spent the first five seasons of his career with the Titans, who had selected him with the 30th overall pick in the 2009 draft. Britt inked a four-year, $32.5-million USA contract with the Browns last offseason with the hopes of becoming the squad's No.1 receiver. Where does Britt fit in? "Brady had success throwing to Danny Amendola , who had six catches on nine targets for 76 yards, but he had serious ... Read More »

Aaron Rodgers says he's been medically cleared to return

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Rodgers could be eligible to be activated for Sunday's game against Carolina, which would be eight games after getting hurt October 15 at Minnesota. It's the first week he's eligible to return from injured reserve. It's the second time in the past five years Rodgers has dealt with a broken clavicle, although it's the first time he has battled the injury in his throwing shoulder. Read More »

Sonny Dykes to coach SMU in Frisco Bowl

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The Mustangs lost former coach Chad Morris to Arkansas shortly after the regular season ended. He, co-offensive coordinator Sonny Cumbie and offensive line coach Chris Thomsen shared a background in the Texas Tech offensive system under Mike Leach. Read More »

Stats: Most sixes hit by batsman in an innings in T20 cricket

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This also helped Gayle become the first batsman to smash 800 sixes in T20s, way ahead of the second-placed Kieron Pollard who is on 506 sixes. Windies big-hitter Chris Gayle now holds the record of hitting 18 sixes in an innings in T20 cricket, which is the most sixes by any player in a T20 inning. Read More »

Liverpool star seeks compromise over dream summer move

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The Brazilian playmaker was the subject of three transfer bids from Barcelona during the last summer transfer window - the biggest of which amounted to £114m ($153m) - but Liverpool remained adamant that he would not be sold for any price. When asked about the Liverpool ace, Fabregas told Catalan TV Station TV3: "I think he's a great player". 'I do not know how the future is going to be. Read More »

Paul Merson writes off West Ham's chances against Arsenal

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Ideally you would commit 100 per cent, 200 per cent on the pitch and be an angel after. "Sometimes it can happen". "It's part of the intensity and importance of the games, sometimes it can go a bit overboard". However, competition for a place in the Didier Deschamps' squad is fierce and the manager has already stated that Giroud would need to be getting more minutes than he now is if he was to be selected. Read More »

Henrikh Mkhitaryan requests talks with Jose Mourinho regarding Manchester United future

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United, heading into the clash were in high spirits, as they had won their last four matches in the league, but the game plan by Jose Mourinho was not the best. Because of what those three points points mean for their title resume, and because of how an even misfiring City team can still go into their only ostensible title rival's house and beat them at a canter, this latest derby was huge for the victors, the singular inflection point after which we can stop pretending like a title race ... Read More »

Chelsea v Barcelona Drawn Together In Champions League

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Champions League favourites City, who have never won the competition, are on a 14-match winning streak in the Premier League and they were only denied a flawless record in the group stage when a much-changed side lost 2-1 at Shakhtar Donetsk in their final match. Read More »

Three militants killed on Sopore-Kupwara highway

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The encounter, jointly conducted by J&K police, 22 Rashtriya Rifles and 92 Battalion CRPF in Handwara , began after police received certain intelligence inputs regarding the presence of terrorists in the area. Authorities suspended mobile internet as a precautionary measure. He said the gunfight continued about an hour resulted into the killing both the holed up militants. Read More »

Details of Tennessee's memorandum of understanding with Greg Schiano

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A potentially critical detail: Tennessee's buyout to Schiano in the event of a standard firing would've been 75 percent of the remaining money on his deal, according to the MOU obtained by 247. That would put his salary around $4.5 million annually over the life of his contract. When news leaked of his impending hire, Tennessee faced an overwhelming amount of backlash from fans, boosters and even local politicians and businesses. Read More »

Dana White Threatens to Sue Pacquiao

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Conor McGregor's future is now unclear, but interim UFC lightweight champ Tony Ferguson is calling him out. "So, if he applied, I would see no reason why we wouldn't license him". So we suppose you can say he's pretty unhappy. McGregor's disgruntled ex sparring partner Paulie Malignaggi has lobbied for a boxing-rules fight but White all but confirmed a high-stakes UFC bout with interim title holder Tony Ferguson in October. Read More »

Ball Brothers Sign With Tiny Lithuanian Club

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They will both report to the team in early January, according to the person. The Vertical first reported the deal. LiAngelo was on track to play at UCLA this season as a freshman but withdrew from the school last week after he was suspended following the China shoplifting incident . Read More »

Basketball - Irving out of Celtics-Bulls clash

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Six players are averaging at least 11.7 points per game for the Bulls , they are: Lauri Markkanen (14.7) Justin Holiday (14.1), Robin Lopez (13.4), Dunn (12.8) Nikola Mirotic (12.5) and Bobby Portis (11.7). Baynes kept a hand, arm or shoulder on Drummond while defending him, keeping him out of the lane as much as possible. "Hopefully, we'll get a little rest for our guys (Sunday) and bounce back with good effort in what will obviously be an extremely tough game on Monday". Read More »

Jets' McCown (hand) to miss rest of season

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New York Jets quarterback Josh McCown is in the midst of the best season in what has been an unassuming career for the veteran backup. "For him to go down this late in the season, but it's next man up mentality, next guy has to step up". Bowles said he talked to his quarterback Sunday night, and again on Monday. McCown will need surgery to fix the injury, Bowles said. McCown will miss the rest of the season after posting some of the best numbers of his career. Read More »

Swansea City defeats West Brom 1-0

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Paul Clement celebrating his side's goal. 'Then make your way back to the dressing room and enjoy it as a team there. Even with Bony firing again, Clement knows his team are unlikely to beat City, who are 11 points clear at the top. Swansea striker Wilfried Bony comes up against his old club for the first time since leaving City in a £12million deal at the end of August. And after scoring two goals in his last two games since he rejoined Swansea in the summer, the tactician has ... Read More »

Seahawks rookie Malik McDowell reportedly arrested in Atlanta

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At around 2:21 a.m. Sunday, McDowell got into a verbal altercation with an employee in front of SL Lounge in Chamblee, Ga ., according to the report filed by the Chamblee Police Department. He was eventually allowed back in ... but the arresting officer says he was kicked out again ... still shouting about the money, and refusing to leave without it. Read More »

Mario Batali stepping down from his business after sexual misconduct accusations

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Rumours of a notable chef meeting assault allegations this week were brewing on Twitter over the weekend, with Anthony Bourdain , a close friend of Batali's, fuelling the fire more than anyone. "We train employees in these policies, and we enforce them, up to and including termination". The company said it was not aware of other complaints at its restaurants. Read More »

Shea Patterson announces transfer commitment to MI

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The signal-caller visited for U-M's basketball game on Saturday against UCLA, along with two of his Rebel teammates - redshirt sophomore receiver Van Jefferson and sophomore safety Deontay Anderson. He threw for 3,139 yards, 23 touchdowns, and 12 interceptions in 10 career games at Ole Miss over two seasons. Former IMG Academy teammate Cesar Ruiz, who is a true freshman at MI, was in charge of keeping the three entertained during their visit, according to MLive.com. Read More »