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Seahawks ask Kaepernick if he'll kneel, postpone quarterback's workout, reports say Seahawks ask Kaepernick if he'll kneel, postpone quarterback's workout, reports say
- April 13, 2018

According to the report by ESPN , the Seahawks are still considering trying Kaepernick out, but they have not made any decision on the matter. Kaepernick famously began sitting out national anthems in 2016, in protest over the United States government's treatment of people of color domestically and overseas. (more...)
Joel Embiid conducts interview in black mask Joel Embiid conducts interview in black mask
- April 13, 2018

Philadelphia produced 14 assists on 18 field goals while Marco Belinelli , T.J. McConnell, Anderson and Saric sank two 3-pointers each in its 46-point period. with the way it's been progressing, hopefully I'll be back soon". At one stage on Wednesday, the Sixers led 72-37. "With a clear mask, it kind of feels like there's so much reflection, and I can't really see", he said. (more...)
Bills OG Incognito confirms sudden retirement Bills OG Incognito confirms sudden retirement
- April 12, 2018

Earlier Tuesday morning, he told Peter King of The MMQB he was "strongly considering retiring" but "may return for one last season, at the right price". Incognito told Buffalo News reporter Vic Carrucci: "I'm, done". Incognito said he approached Ngakoue at the Pro Bowl and apologized. If this is indeed it for Incognito, it has been an odd 11-year career. (more...)
Sebastian Vettel WINS for Ferrari at the Bahrain Grand Prix - just Sebastian Vettel WINS for Ferrari at the Bahrain Grand Prix - just
- April 10, 2018

When normal race conditions resumed, Vettel led away from Bottas ahead of Raikkonen, Gasly and Magnussen. Vettel was the first of the top four to pit, coming in on lap 18 and handing the lead to Bottas. This meant that their reigning world champion driver would start sixth or lower and he actually started ninth after qualifying in a lowly fourth place. (more...)
Better than Ronaldo: Salah named best Champions League player of the week Better than Ronaldo: Salah named best Champions League player of the week
- April 08, 2018

Liverpool's Egyptian worldwide then set-up Sadio Mane to head home a third goal as the Reds put one foot in the semi-finals of the Champions League with an impressive victory over the Premier League champions-elect. This is ahead of their English Premier League clash against local rivals Everton at Goodison Park. I don't even think our supporters would want us to do that. (more...)
Everton v Liverpool confirmed XIs: Clyne starts as Klopp makes five changes Everton v Liverpool confirmed XIs: Clyne starts as Klopp makes five changes
- April 08, 2018

We were better over most of the game and Everton had in the last few minutes a few very exciting moments in our box. "( Liverpool's second-half capitulation) is completely normal, until then it was not the game the people wanted, but that was not our job to do that, not our 1A solution but our 1B and we take that. (more...)
Ford Recalls Roughly 350000 F-150s and Expeditions Ford Recalls Roughly 350000 F-150s and Expeditions
- April 07, 2018

At the moment, the 14-days ATR for Ford Motor Company ( NYSE: F ) is noted at 0.30. It increased, as 75 investors sold Ford Motor Company shares while 325 reduced holdings. The ERP5 looks at the Price to Book ratio, Earnings Yield, ROIC and 5 year average ROIC. Ford Motor's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 33.15%. (more...)
Arrest Warrant Out For Conor McGregor Following Chaos In Brooklyn Arrest Warrant Out For Conor McGregor Following Chaos In Brooklyn
- April 06, 2018

Okamoto said in another tweet that Artem Lobov has been pulled from the UFC 223 card because he was "apparently part of the crew that stormed the building", he wrote, citing White. White said Wednesday that Saturday's fight will mark the end of the inactive McGregor's title as lightweight champion . " Conor McGregor is 100 percent coming back this year", White said. (more...)
Ravens sign QB Robert Griffin III to 1-year deal Ravens sign QB Robert Griffin III to 1-year deal
- April 05, 2018

The terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed. Seeing as the Ravens former backup to starting quarterback Joe Flacco in Ryan Mallett has hit free agency, there was a spot to fill in case Flacco were to go down in 2017. I feel like we got a steal. Originally selected by the Washington Redskins with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the 2011 Heisman Trophy victor saw early success in his pro career, earning Offensive Rookie of the Year honors while leading Washington ... (more...)
By trading for Brandin Cooks, Rams get missing piece on offense By trading for Brandin Cooks, Rams get missing piece on offense
- April 05, 2018

According to ESPN , the Patriots attempted to re-sign Cooks before talks broke off, and the Rams now will continue those talks with the intent to sign Cooks to a long-term deal. Cooks hauled in 65 receptions for 1,082 yards and seven touchdowns last season and was sorely missed in the second half of the Super Bowl after being knocked out of the game with a suspected concussion. (more...)
Julian Edelman may have helped prevent a school shooting in MI Julian Edelman may have helped prevent a school shooting in MI
- April 05, 2018

Edelman immediately reacted when he thought about the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida that killed 17 people . "I'm going to shoot my school up watch the news ", the comment read. In the age of the internet, it can be very hard to tell how serious someone's comments might be. The boy was taken to a juvenile-detention centre, where he remains. (more...)
South Africa's 'Mother of the Nation,' dies at 81 South Africa's 'Mother of the Nation,' dies at 81
- April 03, 2018

Madikizela-Mandela commanded a constituency of her own among South Africa's poor and dispossessed, and the post-apartheid leaders who followed Mandela could never ignore her appeal to a broad segment of society. In 1977, she was banished to a remote town, Brandfort, where neighbors were forbidden to speak to her. She was immovable, unshakeable and committed to seeing the liberation of her people even if that meant putting herself in the line of fire time and again. (more...)
Villanova v Michigan: National Championship, Preview, How To Watch Villanova v Michigan: National Championship, Preview, How To Watch
- April 03, 2018

The Wildcats are a buzz-saw. The Wildcats are playing for their second title in three years under coach Jay Wright. Almost half of Villanova's shot attempts this season (47.5 percent) have come from 3-point range, and the Wildcats make those long-range shots at a super-efficient 40.1 percent. (more...)
Cardinals Drop Season Opener to Mets 9-4 in NY Cardinals Drop Season Opener to Mets 9-4 in NY
- April 02, 2018

He only allowed four hits, but he walked six. He had 10 strikeouts and no walks over six innings. The best news of the day for the Cardinals came before the game, when it was reported they had reached agreement on a one-year deal with free-agent closer Greg Holland, pending a team physical. (more...)
Buzzer-beater pushes Notre Dame past UConn in women's Final Four Buzzer-beater pushes Notre Dame past UConn in women's Final Four
- April 01, 2018

From the early 1970s to the late 1980s, women's basketball at UConn was, at best, an afterthought. Jackie Young had a career-high 32 points for the Fighting Irish, who will face Mississippi State on Sunday in the championship game. (more...)
BCCI bars Smith, Warner from this year's IPL BCCI bars Smith, Warner from this year's IPL
- March 30, 2018

Smith was rushed through the terminal by local police and security as the fall-out continued over the extraordinary ball-tampering scandal that has rocked Australian cricket . David Warner arrives at Cape Town International airport. "It's on my watch and I take responsibility for what happened last Saturday", he said referring to the incident during the third Test against South Africa in Cape Town. (more...)
The Basketball Hall of Fame announces the class of 2018 The Basketball Hall of Fame announces the class of 2018
- March 30, 2018

Joining the trio is Maurice Cheeks , former 76ers guard and current Thunder assistant. Kidd had 12,091 assists and is eighth all-time with 8.7 assists per game. He also was named Pac-10 Freshman of the Year in 1993 and Pac-10 Player of the Year in 1994 during his two seasons at California. When he retired in 1993, he led the National Basketball Association in career steals with 2,310. (more...)
Kevin Love out of Cavaliers' lineup, back in concussion protocol Kevin Love out of Cavaliers' lineup, back in concussion protocol
- March 29, 2018

Kevin Love received an inadvertent elbow to the face that forced him out of the Cleveland Cavaliers' 98-79 loss to the Miami Heat on Tuesday. Early in the first quarter, Love slid over to the center of the key to try and take a charge as Heat center Jordan Mickey drove toward the hoop. (more...)
Aaron Holiday declares for 2018 NBA Draft, tweets goodbye to UCLA Aaron Holiday declares for 2018 NBA Draft, tweets goodbye to UCLA
- March 28, 2018

Ball, 19, has played with Lithuanian team Vytautas Prienu since leaving UCLA in December after the shoplifting incident in China . UCLA guard Aaron Holiday, the younger brother of New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue, announced Monday night that he will be declaring for the 2018 NBA Draft , via his Twitter account. (more...)
Odell Beckham rumors: Rams willing to trade first-round pick Odell Beckham rumors: Rams willing to trade first-round pick
- March 28, 2018

Beckham is entering the final season of his rookie contract that will pay him $8.5 million, per Spotrac . "But like we said, we don't really get into the situation of discussing players that are on another team, just out of respect for tampering and what can come with that". (more...)
NCAA Tourney: Michigan heads to Final Four in role of upset stopper NCAA Tourney: Michigan heads to Final Four in role of upset stopper
- March 26, 2018

According to oddsmakers at YouWager, Michigan is favored in this game, as the Wolverines are getting odds of -4.5 points against Florida State . The Wolverines held off a late charge from the Seminoles (23-12), who had already knocked off three higher-seeded opponents on their school's longest NCAA Tournament run since 1993. (more...)
Stars turn out to support March for Our Lives Stars turn out to support March for Our Lives
- March 26, 2018

Never before in the past 40 years have I have witnessed anything like these rallies in this country. While students in most schools stood outside for 17 minutes, one minute for each victim at the Parkland school massacre, her and her peers stayed outside for 18. (more...)
Steven Smith banned for one Test, Bancroft given three demerit points Steven Smith banned for one Test, Bancroft given three demerit points
- March 26, 2018

Cricket Australia said Smith and Warner had agreed to give up their leadership roles following "discussions" with the governing body, with wicketkeeper Tim Paine to take the reins for the remainder of the third test in Cape Town and mostly likely now the fourth. (more...)
Morata wasn't happy with Spain snub, admits Alonso Morata wasn't happy with Spain snub, admits Alonso
- March 22, 2018

The Blues have endured a hard campaign, having seen their Premier League title defence fade away some time ago while their UEFA Champions League adventure ended at the last-16 following defeat to Barcelona last week. "It's an opportunity for us to go to the final and help us fight until the end for the top four". Lopetegui has not ruled out taking the former Juventus striker to the World Cup in Russian Federation however. (more...)
Geelani steps down from TeH post Geelani steps down from TeH post
- March 21, 2018

This is seen as important step in drawing curtains on Geelani's political career spanning more than half a century, which saw him elected as member of the Legislative Assembly for 15 years before quitting the electoral politics and joining separatist campaign in Jammu and Kashmir. (more...)
NCAA Tournament Recap and Sweet 16 Preview NCAA Tournament Recap and Sweet 16 Preview
- March 20, 2018

The top four seeds in the South Region will not be in the Sweet 16, as they were all upset in the first or seconds rounds over the past weekend. Hence the optimism is high for Ramblers fans as they approach the region semifinals at Phillips Arena Thursday. (more...)
Watch Michigan State vs. Syracuse online Watch Michigan State vs. Syracuse online
- March 19, 2018

Given how hard the Spartans have had to battle for points, those three may matter. "Everybody we play is anxious about the other three guys. That's got to change if we're going to be moving on". This loss to Syracuse all but certainly marks the end of his college tenure. The sophomore star, who turned down a chance to go pro a year ago, was held scoreless for much of the first half and finished with 11 points on 4 of 18 shooting, making just 3 of 12 shots. (more...)
FA clarifies England's World Cup stance amid Prime Minister's Russia boycott FA clarifies England's World Cup stance amid Prime Minister's Russia boycott
- March 19, 2018

Bryant has now hit out at the United boss ahead of the tournament. 'It's important fans pay attention to guidance from the Foreign Office, ' he said. A FIFA spokesperson said: 'FIFA and the local organising committee have full confidence that all 32 participating teams and football fans from around the world will make this another memorable World Cup. (more...)
Three things to know about Texas A&M, Michigan's next opponent Three things to know about Texas A&M, Michigan's next opponent
- March 19, 2018

The Tar Heels have failed to cover in two straight and five of the last eight. "I think it's a much better sum of its parts team than maybe a year ago", Xavier coach Chris Mack said. He made 6 of 8 shots Friday and 4 of 5 3s, helping the Tar Heels shoot 52 percent while making nine 3s. "I think it's the most critical factor in the game, the way we play", Williams said. (more...)
Osaka reaches Indian Wells final Osaka reaches Indian Wells final
- March 19, 2018

Unseeded Osaka came into the clash as the lowest ranked Indian Wells semi-finalist since Kim Clijsters in 2005, but overcame world No 1 Halep 6-3 6-0, winning nine straight games from 3-3 in the first set to dump the top seed out of the competition. (more...)
Pardew: West Brom's survival hopes fading Pardew: West Brom's survival hopes fading
- March 18, 2018

West Brom went into the game on the back of losing their last six league games and surprisingly went 1-0 up on 49 minutes thanks to Jay Rodriguez . Senior players Jonny Evans, Gareth Barry, Jake Livermore and Boaz Myhill stole a taxi while on a team bonding trip to Spain, while Pardew reportedly had a dressing room bust-up with Chris Brunt earlier this month. (more...)
Radford stifles LIU-Brooklyn in First Four Radford stifles LIU-Brooklyn in First Four
- March 18, 2018

Unfortunately, Radford's leading scorer at the time , sophomore guard Donald Hicks , sat out portions of the game due to foul trouble. Radford went up early and held the lead for almost the entirety of the first half (19:17 minutes). (more...)
UMBC's Retrievers Put Virginia In A Hole, Then Buried Every Single Bracket UMBC's Retrievers Put Virginia In A Hole, Then Buried Every Single Bracket
- March 18, 2018

The championship game isn't until 4/2, but UMBC just won the 2018 NCAA Tournament . "Unbelievable", Ryan Odom said. Already with experience taking out a heavyweight, the Retrievers looked to do the same. 1 seed within the next 20 years. With a playoff berth on the line, Jairus Lyles rose up and buried a go-ahead three with 0.5 seconds left on the clock. (more...)
South Africa apologise to Australia on Sonny Bill Williams mask incident South Africa apologise to Australia on Sonny Bill Williams mask incident
- March 16, 2018

This comes fresh from the controversy of the previous Test match, in which a fight broke out after a remark about Warner's wife by Quinton de Kock . Warner, who suffered a fractured left thumb in 2015, had heavy strapping over much of his left palm on day two of the second Test at Port Elizabeth . (more...)
Group of Arsenal fans expected to unfurl Wenger 'respect' banner Group of Arsenal fans expected to unfurl Wenger 'respect' banner
- March 16, 2018

The lowest attendance record has been broken twice this campaign, against Doncaster in the Carabao Cup and BATE Borisov in the Europa League group stages. "Hopefully there won't be so many empty seats", he said. We have not come here to have a picnic, we know it will be hard for us as the San Siro defeat puts us in great difficulty, we knew we were facing a quality team: we did not underestimate them, they were just better than us, and tomorrow we will try to play a different game. (more...)