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One man in custody after incident at Lambeau Field One man in custody after incident at Lambeau Field
- December 23, 2017

The 20-year-old suspect sought out his former co-worker in the parking lot at Lambeau on Friday afternoon and rammed the victim's vehicle with his white Trans-Am. Smith says the suspect then chased the employee into the loading dock area. - Matt Jarchow (@MattJarchowNews) December 22, 2017Part of the Lambeau Field parking lot was just taped off by the Brown County Sheriff after an incident in the parking lot. (more...)
Kit guidelines for neutral Russians at Winter Olympics Kit guidelines for neutral Russians at Winter Olympics
- December 23, 2017

Can it be considered the most elaborate doping conspiracy in sports history? Investigations by the World Anti-Doping Agency and the International Olympic Committee confirmed allegations of widespread doping among Russian athletes across many sports as well as tampering with Russian athletes' samples during the Sochi 2014 winter Games. (more...)
Arsenal draw Chelsea in League Cup semi-final Arsenal draw Chelsea in League Cup semi-final
- December 23, 2017

Although the Blues have struggled against the Gunners in recent times, defender Cahill dismissed the idea that their rivals will have a mental edge over them next month. On paper, there are two strong teams there that you would ideally like to avoid, and another that would pretty much give you free passage into the Carabao Cup final. (more...)
Leg-spinner Chahal takes four as India thump Sri Lanka… Leg-spinner Chahal takes four as India thump Sri Lanka…
- December 23, 2017

Left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav snubbed out the remaining chances of a Sri Lanka challenge with figures of 2-18. India's Yuzvendra Chahal picked up four wickets in a brilliant display of leg-spin bowling to guide the hosts to a facile 93-run win against Sri Lanka in the opening Twenty20 worldwide at Cuttack on Wednesday. (more...)
Man City boss Pep Guardiola still keen to sign Sanchez
- December 23, 2017

Arsenal Legend, Ian Wright, has been in the news questioning the attitude of a player whose contract at the Emirates Stadium will face its ends next summer and forcing a move to other clubs. On the pair, all Wenger would say is: "Sanchez and Ozil have a contract until June, that's it". "It is bad business for Arsenal , for a club that is accused of being a business to allow two players like that to run their contracts down", Wright said on Sky Sports' The Debate. (more...)
PM Modi arrived at Virat-Anushka's reception, See photos PM Modi arrived at Virat-Anushka's reception, See photos
- December 22, 2017

They looked stunning in the traditional Hindu clothes as the Indian skipper wore black Safari suit and his newlywed wife Anushka was blossoming in red saree. After the reception, the couple will fly to South Africa where Kohli will be prepping up for the upcoming series. At the same time, Virat has worn a closed throat kurta , with 18 karat gold buttons in his kurta , he has taken Pashmina Cashmere Shawl. (more...)
O's closer Zach Britton ruptures Achilles, out at least six months O's closer Zach Britton ruptures Achilles, out at least six months
- December 22, 2017

News of Britton's injury only added to the team's uncertainty. Most immediately, the replacement at closer for the Orioles to start the season comes to mind and it'll likely be something like past year with righty Brad Brach as the top option and side-winding righty Darren O'Day as a fallback candidate. (more...)
Chelsea captain Gary Cahill denies Arsenal have edge in Cup semi Chelsea captain Gary Cahill denies Arsenal have edge in Cup semi
- December 22, 2017

However, any fan would surely much rather watch their side take the initiative, play with passion and intensity and create a "cup-tie" environment where they are on the front foot, closing down and playing with a passion and enthusiasm that then makes for matches like the one we saw between Bristol City and United . (more...)
Venus Williams won't be charged in fatal auto crash Venus Williams won't be charged in fatal auto crash
- December 22, 2017

No one is to blame for the fatal June 9 accident that resulted in the death of 78-year-old Jerome Barson, Palm Beach Gardens police announced Wednesday after concluding an investigation. "The police report read, "(Williams) is at fault for violating the right of way of (the other driver)". Williams' attorney didn't immediately return an email seeking comment. (more...)
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'We won't rush Adam Lallana' Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'We won't rush Adam Lallana'
- December 21, 2017

He can be much more decisive in a few moments. "It was aggressive! Was it 10 seconds until he had a yellow card or so?!" said the Reds boss when asked about his return to action. This fixture always produces goals and the oddmakers have reflected that with Both Teams to Score being offered at -225 while a scoreless draw is at +162 - a rather unlikely scenario considering Adam Lallana could be ready to run out against Arsenal . (more...)
Moyes unimpressed by shot-shy West Ham team Moyes unimpressed by shot-shy West Ham team
- December 21, 2017

After seeing a summer move to Ligue 1 side Stade Rennais collapse on deadline day, Sakho reached an agreement with West Ham over bonuses he would receive this season. However a club spokesman denied this was the case, telling the Mail that "allegations of a row ahead of the Arsenal game and team selection being dictated by a player's contract, are categorically untrue". (more...)
5-star Pennsylvania recruit Micah Parsons signs with Penn State 5-star Pennsylvania recruit Micah Parsons signs with Penn State
- December 21, 2017

Parsons is rated the No. 4 player nationally and top Pennsylvania prospect per 247 Sports. Parsons met with Kirk Herbstreit and Eddie George, Buckeyes legends who are now members of the media, leading to the violation. However, Dave Biddle of 247Sports spoke to an Ohio State source that indicated that the NCAA violations are not the reason Urban Meyer and his staff stopped recruiting Parsons. (more...)
Tampa Bay Rays say goodbye to Evan Longoria Tampa Bay Rays say goodbye to Evan Longoria
- December 21, 2017

The franchise has always been high on Arroyo -and at some level it was a victory for San Francisco to avoid trading 2017 first round draft choice Heliot Ramos- but trading a player many people within the organization considered the third baseman of the future is a sign Evans and Co. (more...)
Jarryd Hayne accused of rape in US Jarryd Hayne accused of rape in US
- December 21, 2017

After a standout preseason with the 49ers, Hayne made the team as a punt returner and reserve running back. The suit includes complaints of sexual battery, gender violence, intentional infliction of emotional distress, and negligence. She was reluctant to come forward but made the claims to police in May 2016. After hearing through an acquaintance that Hayne was saying nothing happened between them, the woman later reached out to Hayne on Instagram, asking "what had happened and why he ... (more...)
McKayla Maroney Sues USA Gymnastics For Trying To 'Conceal' Doctor's Sexual Abuses McKayla Maroney Sues USA Gymnastics For Trying To 'Conceal' Doctor's Sexual Abuses
- December 21, 2017

His sentencing on seven of those counts is scheduled for January 16, and the judge in that case has set aside four days for women who have accused Nassar of abuse to address the court. "In December of 2016, after suffering for years from psychological trauma of her sexual abuse at the hands of Nassar, and in need of funds to pay for psychological treatment", Maroney was forced to enter into a confidential agreement with USA Gymnastics, the lawsuit said. (more...)
Yaya Toure Captain - Manchester City Team vs Leicester City Confirmed Yaya Toure Captain - Manchester City Team vs Leicester City Confirmed
- December 20, 2017

The Foxes have no new injury concerns ahead of their first League Cup quarter-final since they won the tournament in 1999-2000, but they will be without defender Robert Huth and midfielder Matty James, who are still short of match fitness. Leicester City boss is still gutted by Southampton's cup final defeat. And just as City looked like they had held out, Kyle Walker was penalised for a challenge on Demarai Gray in the penalty area and Vardy tucked home a penalty in the sixth minute of ... (more...)
New York Islanders Arena Proposal Accepted for Belmont Park New York Islanders Arena Proposal Accepted for Belmont Park
- December 20, 2017

According to multiple reports, Empire State Development has picked the Islanders' bid to develop the land near Belmont Park . The request asked for proposals to transform Belmont into "one of Long Island's premier destinations for entertainment, sports, hospitality and retail". (more...)
Lane Kiffin, FAU finalizing 10-year contract extension Lane Kiffin, FAU finalizing 10-year contract extension
- December 20, 2017

He'll work hard to rebuild his reputation as a head coach, and then he'll blow out of town like a leaf in a tornado the moment a more lucrative opportunity at a bigger program arrives. Beyond the crowd support, there's another reason to pick against the Zips here: Any time they've faced an explosive offense this season - be it Penn State, Iowa State, Troy or Toledo - they've lost. (more...)
Carolina Panthers up for sale at end of season Carolina Panthers up for sale at end of season
- December 20, 2017

At 10-4, the Panthers share the NFC South division lead with New Orleans, although the Saints own a tie-breaker edge from sweeping their two games this season. Richardson owns a 49% stake in the Panthers and Forbes says whoever intends to bid must write a cheque for "a minimum of $600m" if they want to be the controlling owner. (more...)
Justin Gatlin Gatlin's coach & agent face anti-doping investigation
- December 19, 2017

Gatlin's legal representatives said the sprinter had sacked Mitchell and said he had more than five years' worth of official drugs tests to show "he has never tested positive for any banned substance", the paper reported. Doping investigations are not new territory for Gatlin. The reporters said they were making a movie and wanted to train the star to look like an athlete. (more...)
Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. have broken up Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. have broken up
- December 19, 2017

Stenhouse said after that press conference that he supported Patrick in her decision and that he was certain she would succeed in whatever endeavors she pursues post-racing. 10 for Stewart-Haas Racing and Stenhouse drove the No. 17 for Roush Fenway Racing. With Patrick being the first female to compete long-term in NASCAR, this provided the first opportunity for two drivers within the sport to be dating at a high level. (more...)
Facebook to fight click bait by demoting accounts that share spam posts Facebook to fight click bait by demoting accounts that share spam posts
- December 19, 2017

Has been quite popular because they work around Facebook's algorithm , and then causes those posts to be prioritized even more in News Feeds . So starting Monday, posts that Facebook considers to be engagement bait will be pushed down in News Feed. (more...)
No delays at Sea-Tac after Atlanta airport power outage No delays at Sea-Tac after Atlanta airport power outage
- December 19, 2017

She shot this image at 1:10 p.m. ET. Thomas says Delta added roughly 20 flights, booked passengers on empty seats on regular Monday flights, and found places for them on other airlines. The Federal Aviation Administration stated it will retain normal staffing in the airport's Air Traffic Control tower, where aviation and cargo operations are now open. (more...)
Devonta Freeman is Falcons' MVP in Week 15 win over Bucs Devonta Freeman is Falcons' MVP in Week 15 win over Bucs
- December 19, 2017

That's how they get beat. Even while playing at full strength, Tampa Bay has been the single worst pass defense in the National Football League allowing over 270 passing yards a contest. Freeman provided the Falcons with offense all night. And when you add in the key injuries to the Buccaneers' defense, it just doesn't look good for the home team. (more...)
Ashes Series: Australia all set to reclaim the series Ashes Series: Australia all set to reclaim the series
- December 18, 2017

I wanted to cash in today", Smith said before he exited the ground to roaring applause. Equally, its under-perfomance relative to Australia means that the hosts are not fretting much at all about the unseasonal rain that has descended on Perth towards the end of this Test. (more...)