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Thibaut Courtois returns to first team training with Chelsea squad
- November 22, 2015

Falcao, who is on loan from AS Monaco, has been a catastrophic failure at Chelsea FC now, managing to score just one Premier League goal this season. They have won just once from their last six matches and even that was only in the Champions League. (more...)
Andy Murray feels frustrated after World Tour Finals end in disappointment again Andy Murray feels frustrated after World Tour Finals end in disappointment again
- November 22, 2015

The season could yet end on a tremendous high for Andy Murray but there was no hiding his frustration and disappointment after he crashed out of the ATP World Tour Finals before the semi-finals once again. If my girls can't stand it, I'll take it off. If I look in the mirror and I don't like it, I'll take it off ". Murray was hampered by uncharacteristic errors throughout the contest and after establishing a 4-2 lead during the first set tie break he handed the initiative back to his ... (more...)
Pellegrini: Nasri could miss five months Pellegrini: Nasri could miss five months
- November 22, 2015

Influential captain and defender Kompany is out with another calf injury just over a month after returning from a five-game lay-off - and becoming the subject of a club-versus-country row over his fitness - with a similar problem. City boss Manuel Pellegrini said playmaker Silva is a "risk" as he is still enduring discomfort from the ankle problem he sustained while playing for Spain last month. (more...)
Thunder's Dion Waiters: Will get the start Friday versus NY Thunder's Dion Waiters: Will get the start Friday versus NY
- November 22, 2015

Westbrook scored 34 points, but shot 11-of-29 and the Thunder were 3-of-29 from beyond the arc as a team. Fortunately for NY, Erik Horne of The Oklahoman reports that Durant will be inactive when the Knicks meet the Thunder on Friday, November 20. (more...)
Shashank Manohar in Dubai, to meet PCB chief today Shashank Manohar in Dubai, to meet PCB chief today
- November 22, 2015

When reminded that other teams had no objections to play in Dubai or at other venues in UAE, Shukla said the BCCI had its own policies. The PCB has stuck to its stance of not playing its "home" series in India since Khan first confirmed that Manohar had verbally invited him to play the December series in India and assured financial benefits for PCB. (more...)
Saturday on CSN+: Northern Iowa takes on No. 1 North Carolina Saturday on CSN+: Northern Iowa takes on No. 1 North Carolina
- November 22, 2015

Final: Panthers 71, Tar Heels 67. Below are the UNC vs Northern Iowa game live streaming details so you can skip past the pigskin games and watch a few college hoops. After running away for a big win, though, the Heels will now be on the road to the McLeod Center to take on the Northern Iowa Panthers. The Panthers also beat the Tar Heels in the paint, 24-22, after Kennedy Meeks scored the first eight points for UNC. (more...)
Lionel Messi expected to be Lionel Messi expected to be
- November 22, 2015

Argentinian superstar Lionel Messi is expected to be fit for this weekend's upcoming El Clasico clash between Real Madrid and Barcelona in La Liga on Saturday afternoon. According to the NY Times, Messi was able to practice with the Barcelona B team last week, but he likely will not start the match for Barca. We know he won't be 100 per cent fit, that's impossible. (more...)
How can Manchester United defeat Watford in their Premier League match? How can Manchester United defeat Watford in their Premier League match?
- November 21, 2015

Louis van Gaal admits Manchester United forward Memphis Depay must improve to regain his place in the team. The 21-year-old started 12 of United's opening 13 games but has not been in the XI for a Premier League match since the 3-0 defeat at Arsenal on 4 October. (more...)
Rex Ryan's Complicated Legacy With the Jets Rex Ryan's Complicated Legacy With the Jets
- November 21, 2015

Well, the difference between an 8 win team and a 10 win team is sometimes a handful of plays. "You try to make the rational decision and you go forward". -PASSING OFFENSE: C-minus. The Jets have to hope QB Ryan Fitzpatrick (15-of-34, 193 yards, two touchdowns, two interceptions) had his worst game of the season because of his damaged left thumb, and not because he's about to tail off over the second half as he has in every season as an National Football League starter. (more...)
Alvarez focus only on Cotto Alvarez focus only on Cotto
- November 21, 2015

Opponent Drian Francisco (28-3-1, 22 KOs), of the Philippines, weighed 121, one pound under the division limit, for their scheduled 10-round fight. It has produced many memorable and significant fights, including Salvador Sanchez-Wilfredo Gomez, Julio Cesar Chavez Sr.-Hector Camacho Sr., Felix Trinidad-Oscar De La Hoya, and Cotto's two rumbles with Antonio Margarito. (more...)
Mozgov to miss two weeks Mozgov to miss two weeks
- November 21, 2015

More should be revealed about his status following the tests, but his availability for Saturday's game against the Hawks certainly appears questionable at this point. Mozgov's injury actually may be a blessing in disguise for the Cavs. With Mozgov hurting, Tristan Thompson will take on a larger role, as will the rarely-used Anderson Varejao . (more...)
Spartans QB Connor Cook (shoulder): I'm 'ready to go' vs Spartans QB Connor Cook (shoulder): I'm 'ready to go' vs
- November 21, 2015

Overall, MI ended the set with a. 361 attack average, holding Ohio State to a -.029 hitting percentage in the set. #6 Oklahoma State: Last week we said the Big 12 needs to play itself out. Dantonio obviously knows about the storied rivalry that is Michigan-Ohio State, but his two-word response exudes a bitter of swagger, as the MI State Spartans under his guidance have earned their seat at the grown-ups' table in the Big Ten conversation. (more...)
Brewers send Luis Sardinas to Mariners for Ramon Flores Brewers send Luis Sardinas to Mariners for Ramon Flores
- November 21, 2015

Sardinas, 22, was acquired by Milwaukee in January as part of the swap that sent pitcher Yovani Gallardo to Texas. Sardinas has played in 79 major league games over the course of two seasons. Sardinas has experience at second base, shortstop and third base, so he will provide a few insurance for Seattle behind Kyle Seager , Ketel Marte and Robinson Cano. (more...)
West Brom V Arsenal at The Hawthorns West Brom V Arsenal at The Hawthorns
- November 21, 2015

No one has claimed more points away from home this season than the Gunners . The Premier League is back and that is usually something that gets us all excited after the tedium of an global break. Last season Chelsea had the best away record in the league and they romped to the title. Arsene Wenger's side missed out on the chance to go two points clear before the worldwide break as they were held at home by north London rivals Tottenham. (more...)
Tom Brady's GQ Interview Was Cut Short Thanks To Deflategate Tom Brady's GQ Interview Was Cut Short Thanks To Deflategate
- November 21, 2015

I mean, how can you not respond to this question? "Here's the thing: If we don't talk about this, the fact that you refused to talk about it will end up as the center of the story". Tom , you haven't. I wouldn't be asking these questions if you had. Klosterman told Simmons that it was Brady who wanted to be on the cover , but that it could only happen if there was an interview, and there was no interview unless Klosterman was free to ask anything. (more...)
Kristaps Porzingis: The Knicks' savior? Kristaps Porzingis: The Knicks' savior?
- November 21, 2015

Carmelo Anthony series would be one for the ages. That's just the kind of power and social standing that comes with those signature ferocious dunks and ranking in the top three among rookies in points (12.8), rebounds (8.6), and blocks (1.1) per game. (more...)
TCU vs. Oklahoma Preview & Prediction TCU vs. Oklahoma Preview & Prediction
- November 21, 2015

Let's face it, Boykin is the heart and soul of TCU, and he is a clutch player in college football. "The dream can end in a heartbeat". Stoops said that's a big reason for Perine's recent surge. Oklahoma State took the lead on an 89-yard touchdown drive, registering the go-ahead score with 1:46 left. The next closest teams are Oklahoma State (24.5) and TCU (26.2). (more...)
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino: Hugo Lloris is ready to face West Ham Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino: Hugo Lloris is ready to face West Ham
- November 21, 2015

These are the links, so let's get to them. Nabil Bentaleb and Harry Kane are proof that there will be slumps along the way. Asked if Alli could already be in line for a new contract, Pochettino replied: "Step by step". And Pochettino also discussed the fitness of injured midfielder Nabil Bentaleb. "We are lucky and he is lucky it was not a big issue". Pochettino will be particularly keen to have Bentaleb available against Qarabag as he would ideally like to leave a few of his regulars at ... (more...)
Jonah Lomu: All Blacks great to be given public memorial Jonah Lomu: All Blacks great to be given public memorial
- November 21, 2015

More family will come together after work today, Friday, to hold an evening prayer service at the home of Fine Lomu (90) and the late Mataiasi Lomu - whose younger brother was the grandfather of Jonah . Lomu's father-in-law Mervyn Quirk said the messages of support were helping the family through "an incredibly hard time". "We are truly touched by the outpouring of love for Jonah and the support for our family". (more...)
Jones set for April return? Jones set for April return?
- November 21, 2015

But that suspension has been lifted, Bones has been reinstated to the UFC roster and he looks absolutely terrifying. You don't get those kinds of muscles working out in your local health spa, I'll tell you that much. Also worth noting is that Jones mentions that he will "be at [his] best" for April 23, the date the UFC now has booked at Madison Square Garden . (more...)
National Basketball Association roundup: Heat outlast Cousins-less Kings National Basketball Association roundup: Heat outlast Cousins-less Kings
- November 21, 2015

The issue is that Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh only combined for 20 points while committing 22 turnovers. Gay immediately grabbed his shoulder and left the game. DeMarcus Cousins leads in three statistical categories: points (27.5), rebounds (11.1) and blocks (1.1). "He's one of the best bigs in the National Basketball Association so I'd have liked to take that challenge on and really compete against him", said Heat center Hassan Whiteside , who played 18 games with Cousins as teammates ... (more...)
Magnitude 4.7 natural disaster shakes Oklahoma, Kansas Magnitude 4.7 natural disaster shakes Oklahoma, Kansas
- November 21, 2015

It also frightened so many birds that, when they took to the skies en masse, they showed up on the National Weather Service's Doppler Radar. But generally such quakes cause little to no damage. In addition to Oklahoma and Kansas, other major oil and gas states such as Arkansas, Colorado, OH and Texas have observed more earthquakes that are linked to wastewater injection activity, IBTimes reported. (more...)
Texans claim Brandon Weeden off waivers Texans claim Brandon Weeden off waivers
- November 21, 2015

At the time, Houston had Hoyer, Mallett and Tom Savage . Following Sunday's game, Houston sandwiches a home contest against the struggling New Orleans Saints and three straight against the sorry teams in their own division around showdowns with the AFC East's Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys cut Brandon Weeden in wake of Tony Romo's return Dallas Cowboys cut Brandon Weeden in wake of Tony Romo's return
- November 20, 2015

Romo still believes that the Cowboys can win the NFC East and more , but can he stop the slide all by himself? "I think no one thought we'd be in this position and, you know, we are", he said . He felt helpless because he couldn't be out there with them. I'm really inspired by the way they just committed every week. Boil it all down to this Sunday, however, and here's how I see Romo. (more...)
49ers' NaVorro Bowman returns to scene of injury 49ers' NaVorro Bowman returns to scene of injury
- November 20, 2015

The Seattle Seahawks may be 4-5 and fighting for their post-season lives after Sunday's 39-32 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. But the 49ers haven't won in Seattle since 2011. Defensively, the 49ers yield 280.6 yards in passing and 111.9 yards in rushing. But pressure will still be a major factor facing off against Gabbert and his offensive line in Week 11. (more...)