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Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Liverpool sign Arsenal midfielder for £35m Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Liverpool sign Arsenal midfielder for £35m
- September 02, 2017

If "the Ox" finally flourishes under the stewardship of Jurgen Klopp , that defeat will be even more damaging for the Arsenal boss. He's joining a Liverpool side that is back in the Champions League and started the Premier League by winning seven points from a possible nine. (more...)
Tottenham confirm Fernando Llorente signing from Swansea City as Chelsea miss out Tottenham confirm Fernando Llorente signing from Swansea City as Chelsea miss out
- September 02, 2017

Tottenham have announced the signing of Swansea City striker and Chelsea transfer target Fernando Llorente on a two-year deal just after the end of deadline day. LLorente scored 18 goals under Conte at Juventus in the 2013-2014 campaign after the Italian boss recruited him from Athletic Club during the summer of 2013. (more...)
Thomas Lemar shows Arsenal what they're missing with absolute worldie for France Thomas Lemar shows Arsenal what they're missing with absolute worldie for France
- September 01, 2017

And to top it all off, he basically stole the goal off Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette. Much of these reports began to gather pace as pictures emerged on social media of the Arsenal manager and chief executive Ivan Gazidis in Nice in June. (more...)
Angels acquire Justin Upton from Tigers Angels acquire Justin Upton from Tigers
- September 01, 2017

Left field, for example, has been a black hole for the Angels' offense, with their left fielders posting cumulative OPS figures of.592 in 2015, .584 in 2016 and.656 this season. Long, 23, is ranked as the eighth-best prospect in the Angels system by Baseball America . Long, the Halos #6 prospect, has put together a solid season across AA and A+ this season, owning an 8-8 record and a 2.69 ERA. (more...)
Oval cricket ground evacuated after crossbow bolt lands on pitch Oval cricket ground evacuated after crossbow bolt lands on pitch
- September 01, 2017

It said: "Play suspended at Kia Oval after a " projectile " was sacked into the ground from outside". A "metal tipped" arrow was sacked onto the field of play during a professional English cricket game in London, British police said Thursday. (more...)
Tottenham trying to beat Chelsea to signing of Swansea's Fernando Llorente Tottenham trying to beat Chelsea to signing of Swansea's Fernando Llorente
- September 01, 2017

Tottenham are keen to sign the player for Mauricio Pochettino's squad, and are willing to improve on Chelsea's offer. The former Spain worldwide has also been linked to Premier League champions Chelsea, where he would become a backup striker to their big money summer signing, Alvaro Morata . (more...)
Browns trade former first-round pick Cameron Erving to the Chiefs Browns trade former first-round pick Cameron Erving to the Chiefs
- August 31, 2017

The 19th overall pick in the 2015 draft, Erving has 17 career starts in 29 games and can play center, guard or tackle. They also traded with Buffalo for linebacker Reggie Ragland , the Bills' second-round pick in 2016. The only opening for Erving in the starting lineup in the foreseeable future would possibly be at left guard, where last year's starter, Parker Ehinger , has yet to play in the preseason after tearing his ACL last year. (more...)
Chelsea target Danny Drinkwater asks to leave Leicester City Chelsea target Danny Drinkwater asks to leave Leicester City
- August 31, 2017

After learning of Chelsea's interest earlier this summer, Sky Sports report that the England global is keen to move to West London where he will compete for a place in the starting XI with the likes of N'Golo Kante, Tiemoue Bakayoko and Cesc Fabregas . (more...)
Liverpool's offers for Thomas Lemar rejected by Monaco Liverpool's offers for Thomas Lemar rejected by Monaco
- August 30, 2017

Arsenal had bids rejected earlier this summer, while Liverpool's bid this week has also been rejected. Lemar is eager to line up under Jurgen Klopp , who believes the multi-faceted playmaker will enhance his already explosive attacking unit. (more...)
US Open Draws Announced, Maria Sharapova Faces Tough Competition In Major Return US Open Draws Announced, Maria Sharapova Faces Tough Competition In Major Return
- August 30, 2017

She knows how to get it done in big moments, and the pressure on Halep in a first round match like this will be vast. 6-3 win at the US Open to improve to 7-0 over Halep and 18-0 in night matches in Arthur Ashe Stadium. She is now 18-0 in evening matches on Arthur Ashe Stadium at the U.S. Open after beating world No. 2 Halep of Romania 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 in an nearly three-hour battle. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez leaves Chile training camp to hold Man City talks Alexis Sanchez leaves Chile training camp to hold Man City talks
- August 30, 2017

Raheem Sterling has started the 2017/18 season well, scoring twice already, and racked up a grand total of 10 goals and 21 assists in all competitions last season. Meanwhile, Arsenal have denied reports that Sanchez handed in a transfer request on Monday, less than 24 hours after he played what may have been his last Gunners game in the 4-0 defeat against Liverpool at Anfield. (more...)
Naomi Osaka stuns US Open defending champion Angelique Kerber in first round Naomi Osaka stuns US Open defending champion Angelique Kerber in first round
- August 30, 2017

It's nostalgic every time I come here, so I'm always really happy to play here". Osaka also converted four break points and won 63.2 percent of Kerber's second serves-again, a sign of her dominance. In total, only nine singles matches were due to be completed out of a scheduled 64. Nadal, this year's French Open champion, is 12-0 in first round meetings in New York; Federer is 16-0. (more...)
Brathwaite falls but Windies still have Hope Brathwaite falls but Windies still have Hope
- August 30, 2017

He played straight for the most part, played the offspinner on a turning surface easily and timed the ball sweetly. "We need to hold our chances, those errors have plagued us in last few months and when we knuckle down and show fight in our innings it makes life much easier". (more...)
49ers Trade Vance McDonald, Draft Pick To Steelers For 4th-Round Pick 49ers Trade Vance McDonald, Draft Pick To Steelers For 4th-Round Pick
- August 30, 2017

During his four years by the Bay, the second-round pick played in 48 games (30 starts) while racking up 64 receptions, 866 yards, and seven touchdowns. Ladarius Green , who was signed to help the team replace retired Heath Miller, appeared in just six games and was released in the offseason. McDonald will likely take over that role at some point. (more...)
Cavs could veto blockbuster Irving-Thomas trade if Celtics don't revise agreement Cavs could veto blockbuster Irving-Thomas trade if Celtics don't revise agreement
- August 30, 2017

That's understandable, since they didn't do anything to hide Thomas' injury and already are paying a hefty price. A hip injury sidelined Thomas during the 2017 NBA Playoffs, which he has yet to have surgically corrected. On AmicoHoops: #Celtics youngsters Jaylen Brown and Jason Tatum targeted by #Cavs in renewed trade talks. The Cavs could also request the Celtics alter the trade by giving them another player or pick. (more...)
Detroit quarterback highest paid in the NFL Detroit quarterback highest paid in the NFL
- August 30, 2017

The good news is that Stafford has been at his best under current Lions coach Jim Caldwell, a marriage which has produced two playoff seasons for the long-suffering Lions fans. Critics often note that Stafford is winless in three playoff games with the Lions , to which supporters note that he's not exclusively responsible for defeats. (more...)
Olympic runner David Torrence found dead in Arizona swimming pool Olympic runner David Torrence found dead in Arizona swimming pool
- August 30, 2017

He was found lifeless in the pool at about 7:30am yesterday morning in Scottsdale, Arizona , by a staff, working at an apartment block. "Firefighters removed the male subject from the pool and he was pronounced deceased". A friend and peer, Kyle Merber , also took to Twitter to share his condolences in an emotional thread, where he shared that he was supposed to pick Torrence up from the airport in a few days to prepare for their annual September race, the Hoka One One Long Island Mile. (more...)
Snoop Rips Conor McGregor: 'F*ck You B**ch Ass Motherf*cker' Snoop Rips Conor McGregor: 'F*ck You B**ch Ass Motherf*cker'
- August 29, 2017

The Student Union Activities Board hosted a viewing party for the Floyd Mayweather versus Conor McGregor boxing match Saturday evening in the Student Union atrium. "I personally think that (the referee) should have waited until (McGregor) got knocked down", Holyfield told Fight Hub TV following the fight at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. (more...)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats hire former Baylor coach Art Briles Hamilton Tiger-Cats hire former Baylor coach Art Briles
- August 29, 2017

Briles accumulated a 99-65 overall record as an NCAA head coach and was 3-6 in bowl games. Former Baylor coach Art Briles has found his next coaching job, and this one will be north of the border. During Briles' time at Baylor, multiple members of the team were accused of violent crimes, including sexual assaults. "In some cases, football coaches and staff had inappropriate involvement in disciplinary and criminal matters or engaged in improper conduct that reinforced an overall perception ... (more...)
Sharapova determined to prove point on Slam return
- August 28, 2017

A mouthwatering clash will kick off the women's competition as Maria Sharapova faces Simona Halep . After a patchy return to tennis following a 15 month drugs ban and subsequent injury woe, Maria Sharapova will be bursting to return to Open action. (more...)
Formula 1 Racing Predictions: Belgian Grand Prix 8/26/17 Formula 1 Racing Predictions: Belgian Grand Prix 8/26/17
- August 28, 2017

Felipe Massa of Williams took no part in the session after crashing and damaging his vehicle on his opening lap in the first session on Friday, an accident he said was not attributable in any way to a dose of vertigo that sidelined him during last month's Hungarian Grand Prix. (more...)
Kareem Hunt to begin season as Chiefs' featured back Kareem Hunt to begin season as Chiefs' featured back
- August 28, 2017

Spencer Ware suffered a torn PCL and other damage to his knee and isn't expected to play at all in 2017. Ware (knee) could have a return timetable anywhere in the range of two to eight weeks, depending on the results of Saturday's MRI, ESPN.com's Adam Teicher reports. (more...)
New York Yankees, Detroit Tigers Involved In Bench-Clearing Brawl
- August 27, 2017

They were both ejected for the altercation and Kahlne and Yankees' manager, Joe Girardi were ejected following the pitch thrown behind Cabrera. When Cabrera took a swing, the benches cleared and the bullpens emptied, as players ran over 100 metres to join the fight. (more...)
Holder committed to leading Windies Test revival Holder committed to leading Windies Test revival
- August 27, 2017

We're used to the slope at Lord's going side to side, here it is quite a big slope from the Kirkstall Lane End down to the Football Stand. "The guys were totally honest with themselves that we weren't good enough in the first Test", said Roach of a match where England piled up 514 for eight declared and then skittled the West Indies out for 168 and 137. (more...)
Patriots' Julian Edelman suffers torn ACL, per reports Patriots' Julian Edelman suffers torn ACL, per reports
- August 27, 2017

The 31-year-old Edelman, who signed a two-year contract extension in the offseason, had team highs in catches (98) and receiving yards (1,106) last season. Obviously, Austin's level of impact comes nowhere close to Edelman's, but that doesn't mean New England shouldn't at least consider the option. "I love the way (Edelman) plays but those things don't seem to affect the Pats", said South Point sports book director Chris Andrews, "Plus I have a ton of molney on them". (more...)