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Sports Bulls continue hot start with domination of Nets
Author: 0 Bulls continue hot start with domination of Nets

Bogdanovic scored 15 points and Jeremy Lin had 14 for the Nets, who fell to 1-3. "We didn't have that normal pop, that normal explosiveness, that hunger we normally have on the defensive end". The Bulls don't seem thrilled to give Denzel Valentine too many minutes, but they might be forced too. Chicago is second in the National Basketball Association in assists at an average of 28.3 and is shooting 47.2 percent from the floor as a team.

Sports Holder promises West Indies progress after Sharjah win
Author: 0 Holder promises West Indies progress after Sharjah win

Brathwaite was declared ' Man of the Match' for his brilliant contribution with the bat, which also includes an unbeaten 142-run knock that guided West Indies to a first innings total of 337 runs. "It's been a tough year". After losing in Sharjah , though, he acknowledged his side had not afforded the West Indians enough respect. Brathwaite was awarded the Man of the Match, whereas Yasir Shah was awarded Man of the series.

Sports Egyptian FA Reject Calls For Extra Security Ahead Of Ghana Match
Author: 0 Egyptian FA Reject Calls For Extra Security Ahead Of Ghana Match

England-based Andre Ayew, who plays for West Ham United, returns to the national team after missing the previous game against Uganda in Tamale last month. Ghana coach Avram Grant, whose side was held to an opening goalless home draw with group minnows Uganda, gave a couple of players their first global call-up - summoning Portugal-based midfielder Alhassan Wakaso and Barnsley's defender Andy Yiadom.

Sports Olivier Giroud Arsene Wenger says striker is not second choice at Arsenal
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud Arsene Wenger says striker is not second choice at Arsenal

Arsenal legend Sol Campbell believes the Gunners can finally break their duck and win the Premier League title this season, with the former England global playing a decisive role in the Gunners last title triumph 12 years ago. Xhaka has impressed in the early stages of his Arsenal career, scoring a stunning goal against Hull City in September, but the other side of his game was also evident when he saw red for hacking down Modou Barrow in a 3-2 win over Swansea City last month.

Sports Madrid humbled by 3-3 draw at Legia after leading 2-0
Author: 0 Madrid humbled by 3-3 draw at Legia after leading 2-0

The Welshman dispatched a sensational volley from Cristiano Ronaldo's flick-on into the top corner just 57 seconds into the game. Bale then teed up Benzema for Real's second. But was Legia who looked to have found the decisive goal in the 83rd minute. Despite some of the stars missing, Real are going to be a constant threat throughout the match.

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Author: 0 Collins: "This is my new home. I'm ready"

But what should be a relaxing week started with a bit of a reality check for players, in the form of news that linebacker Jamie Collins had been traded. Regardless of what's been said about Collins "freelancing", being subpar against the run, or giving up two touchdowns to Owen Daniels in the 2015 AFC Championship Game, he was unquestionably a freakish athlete who often covered tight ends as well as any linebacker in the NFL.

Sports 'Embarrassing' US election has made job harder - Kerry
Author: 0 'Embarrassing' US election has made job harder - Kerry

But as soon as Kerry's gripe was Tweeted he was trounced for his own actions that made a mockery of America. "There are moments when it is downright embarrassing", Kerry said. His answer pointed, again, to his failed 2004 presidential election campaign. I'd welcome any United States president to my great city of London .

Sports Nick Foles to start in place of Alex Smith vs. Jaguars
Author: 0 Nick Foles to start in place of Alex Smith vs. Jaguars

He stated there was a miscommunication while Smith was going through the protocol for a second time Sunday, per Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star: "We don't think that in either episode he had a concussion". He's been placed on injured reserve, which means he will miss at least eight weeks. While Kansas City's defense was effective by limiting Andrew Luck and the Colts to scoring just 14 points, it was a nice surprise to see Reid's offense score as many points as they did.

Author: 0 It's November? Indians, Cubs to play Game 6 in warm weather

Catcher Chris Gimenez, who came up in the Indians organization and has spent parts of four seasons in Cleveland around a stint with the Rays and others , said there was an intangible benefit. Indians right fielder Lonnie Chisenhall should be available for Game 6 after being stricken with a stomach bug Sunday. Chisenhall was sent back to the team hotel before Game 5 at Wrigley Field on Sunday after complaining about not feeling well.

Sports Michael Phelps Secretly Married His Baby Mama Before Olympics
Author: 0 Michael Phelps Secretly Married His Baby Mama Before Olympics

In a new Facebook Live video - while riding in a golf cart with National Football League great Ray Lewis - Phelps told his fans that he just had to keep the secret from them because "you always have to have something guys". Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson attend the 2015 USA Swimming Golden Goggle Awards at J.W. Marriot at L.A. Live on November 22, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

Sports Drivers question why Hamilton not penalized on 1st turn
Author: 0 Drivers question why Hamilton not penalized on 1st turn

Rosberg was second after overcoming two separate tussles with Red Bull's Max Verstappen to keep the title race in his hands. "It is quite an honour to be up there". That has primarily been down to poor starts and issues with Mercedes' hard clutch, although Hamilton looked more at ease last Sunday at Austin, making a superb getaway from pole and winning the race.

Sports College Football Games to Watch in Week 9
Author: 0 College Football Games to Watch in Week 9

With the new staff, the Tigers might have a top five team on their hands. General view of the college football playoff trophy during media day at Phoenix Convention Center. So far , no conference has gotten more than one team in a single playoff . The rankings are formed using a series of factors including strength of schedule, conference championships , team records, head-to-head results.

Sports Thierry Henry: How Arsenal Can Win the Premier League
Author: 0 Thierry Henry: How Arsenal Can Win the Premier League

The Gunners face Ludogorets on Wednesday night, having already beaten the Bulgarian minnows 6-0 to sit top of the group, level on points with with PSG. "The importance of the game is massive, and we know that". "Some of them are very close, like Walcott", he added. Alex Iwobi played a one-two with Kieran Gibbs, shuffled infield before the latter curled an effort which went over Pickford's goal in the 27th minute.

Sports Milwaukee Bucks great, top 3-point shooter Ray Allen retires
Author: 0 Milwaukee Bucks great, top 3-point shooter Ray Allen retires

In the letter titled, " Letter to My Younger Self ", Allen , reflects on the career that he has had. The 18-year veteran posted a heartfelt letter addressed to his 13-year-old self. In terms of percentage, Allen's 40.2 percent clip is tied for 38th all time, but considering he hoisted 7,429, almost 1,000 more than Reggie Miller, who ranks second, that ranking comes with an asterisk.

Sports Tottenham Dealt Massive Injury Blow Ahead Of Leverkusen And Arsenal Matches
Author: 0 Tottenham Dealt Massive Injury Blow Ahead Of Leverkusen And Arsenal Matches

While some in the Spurs' hierarchy might prefer it if Kane were spared England appearances so soon after an injury lay-off, Pochettino said he will not stand in his way if he is selected by England interim manager Gareth Southgate. Kane's comeback will be a timely boost for Tottenham, who have struggled for form and fluency since demolishing Manchester City so impressively last month.

Sports NY Mets pitcher faces domestic violence charge in New Jersey
Author: 0 NY Mets pitcher faces domestic violence charge in New Jersey

In the video, Familia spoke in Spanish saying he is a fan of baseball and the Mets, and added, "I am not a fan of domestic violence". According to the complaint. Familia's teammate Jose Reyes signed with the Mets this year after serving a 51-game suspension for allegedly grabbing his wife Katherine Ramirez by the throat and pushing her into a sliding glass door.

Author: 0 Durant's 37 leads Warriors past pesky Suns 106-100

Not exactly. Curry touched the ball only once over the next four possessions, and it took 10 plays for him to get another shot. Tyson Chandler might have proven that point to be true because the veteran center turned back the clock and pulled down 18 rebounds.

Author: 0 City 6-match winless run over at West Brom's expense in EPL

The striker underlined his importance to the City team with a terrific display, and two goals, in the 4-0 win at West Brom on Saturday and Guardiola revealed the Argentina worldwide will start against Barcelona this time. "I won't say more than this", United assistant Rui Faria, who faced the media instead of Mourinho, said sarcastically. United, who made just two changes from the derby line-up, stuttered to a goalless draw at home to Burnley and are now eight points off City at the top.

Sports He can coast the next 2 weeks but that's not Johnson's style
Author: 0 He can coast the next 2 weeks but that's not Johnson's style

Once Johnson won at Charlotte to advance into the third round, the first time he had made it this far in the Chase, he became a sudden lock for Homestead. "With that in mind, I have not gone there", said Johnson, an eight-time victor at Martinsville. "A championship was something that has eluded me". 'I saw him going through all the people.

Sports Browns acquired LB Jamie Collins from Patriots
Author: 0 Browns acquired LB Jamie Collins from Patriots

Rumors are that Jamie Collins wanted " Von Miller money" and given the Patriots history of payment, they just weren't going to do that. Collins is in the final year of his rookie contract and had a cap hit of $1,202,143 in 2016. Collins is widely considered one of the best young versatile defenders in all of the National Football League, and people were questioning why New England, namely head coach Bill Belichick, would make such a move.

Author: 0 Panthers QB Newton: I don't feel protected by NFL officials

I plan on talking to Commissioner Goodell about this. "I don't think there's a person that can go through what I go through and keep their head, you know what I'm saying?" Kluber low key even after another WS winJimbo Fisher calls penalty call 'gut.

Sports Mayfield's 4 TDs, strong defense lead Oklahoma past Kansas
Author: 0 Mayfield's 4 TDs, strong defense lead Oklahoma past Kansas

However, compared to the rest of the upper echelon teams such as Baylor and Oklahoma State - and how they played against the Jayhawks - there's good reason to assume OU's first two losses in non-conference play were either flukes or that the team has really learned from those errors.

Author: 0 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: 'I always show respect to my opponents'

Mourinho suffered a Stamford Bridge return to forget on Monday (AEDT) as his Manchester United side was beaten 4-0 by Conte's Chelsea , with the typically animated Italian offering an exuberant celebration to N'Golo Kante's fourth goal. "I have a history and you can see in my history, my past and my behaviour on the bench - I am a passionate man,"Conte told reporters in a press conference".

Sports Cavs request time change to avoid conflict with World Series
Author: 0 Cavs request time change to avoid conflict with World Series

Harden didn't seem anxious about his status for Tuesday's showdown with the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers, but it is worth monitoring Harden's shootaround status Tuesday morning to make sure. "It'll be an experience of a lifetime", Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving told ESPN. A fan waves a Cleveland Indians flag during a Game 5 watch party fot the Major League Baseball World Series against the Chicago Cubs t Progressive Field, Sunday, Oct.

Sports Oregon Ducks Defense Steps Up In Win Against Arizona State
Author: 0 Oregon Ducks Defense Steps Up In Win Against Arizona State

Arizona State made several successful plays off its feared blitz, but not enough to offset the gamble associated with calling them. Justin Herbert strikes to Charles Nelson for a 31-yard touchdown to give OR a 14-7 lead midway through the first quarter.

Author: 0 Harry Kane looking to be back for Arsenal game, says Mauricio Pochettino

Christian Eriksen, Dele Alli and Heung-Min Son were Tottenham's second line behind striker Vincent Janssen who scored Spurs' goal from the penalty spot. I was disappointed for the goal as the way we conceded was a little unlucky. But it was okay, we reacted well and both sides wanted to win right until the end.

Author: 0 Gareth Bale agrees contract extension with Real Madrid

It is being reported that his new pay packet is worth more than £600,000 a week before tax, netting him about £350,000 a week after the tax man has taken his cut. He has scored 50 La Liga goals in 90 games and has hit seven goals so far this season. The club, along with city rivals Atletico, are now banned from registering any new players in the next two transfer windows - until January 2018 - but have appealed against the ruling to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS ).

Author: 0 Broncos Coach Wade Phillips Carted Off After Sideline Collision

San Diego Chargers running back Melvin Gordon was blocked into the sideline while he was trying to catch the Broncos' Bradley Roby during an interception return. Chris Beake, the Broncos defensive line coach, is the defensive assistant behind Phillips. Phillips, 69, was said to be alert and moving his extremities according to the broadcast.

Sports No special treatment for John Terry, warns Chelsea boss Antonio Conte
Author: 0 No special treatment for John Terry, warns Chelsea boss Antonio Conte

The Spaniard, who has played a key role in Chelsea's recent revival under Italian manager, Antonio Conte, also revealed he had talked with the Nigerian global to help him adapt to his new role at the club. "He's a player that always arrives in the box, it's fantastic", Conte said. And to be ambitious, to work for the maximum always. You just aim for the right balance between protein, carbohydrates and fat.

Sports No. 1 Angelique Kerber overwhelms Angieszka Radwanksa at WTA Finals
Author: 0 No. 1 Angelique Kerber overwhelms Angieszka Radwanksa at WTA Finals

Kerber beat Radwanska, the defending champion, on Saturday to reach Sunday's final against Cibulkova . A loose forehand in the previous game was the first sign of a drop in intensity in Cibulkova's game and Kerber utilised her exceptional defence to force the Slovakian into a few more errors as she broke back to reduce the deficit to 3-2.

Author: 0 Mourinho in the stands as United held 0-0 by Burnley

Nat spoke to us about Tom Heaton's performance during Manchester United 0-0 Burnley, have your say and comment below! Heaton left United six years ago without a first-team appearance to his name and, now 30, returned to haunt United on Saturday, producing a stunning display in the Burnley goal as a pulsating match ended 0-0.

Author: 0 Rashford should play with Ibra - Shearer

It was a bit frustrating [not to score]. Ibrahimović obviously has the goods to turn things around - his start to life in Manchester, not to mention the rest of his illustrious career, are evidence of that. "But we were doing those things and I could go home every day and put my head on the pillow". The emotions of Blind and his United team-mates contrasted markedly with Heaton and those connected to Burnley.

Sports GPODAWUND? Browns hilariously botch banner
Author: 0 GPODAWUND? Browns hilariously botch banner

Cleveland Browns fans have put up with a lot of nonsense this season - their team is losing quarterbacks left and right and heading into Sunday's game against the Jets, their squad had not won a game. Better luck next time, Browns fans. The Cavaliers just won their first National Basketball Association title, and the Cleveland Indians are a win away from their first World Series since 1948.