January 24, 2018

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Mattek-Sands suffers knee injury


She was given treatment on court and was wheeled away on a stretcher 25 minutes after falling. Sorana Cirstea has criticized the length of time it took for Wimbledon medics to treat Bethanie Mattek-Sands as she lay screaming in agony on court. Read More »

Romelu Lukaku is already training with Paul Pogba


Romelu Lukaku of Everton celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Everton at Carrow Road on December 12, 2015 in Norwich, United Kingdom. The Mexican worldwide is a proven striker who Conte could look to as a potential option in his side's attacking line-up, and the Mirror suggest the Chelsea boss could very well turn to the former Manchester United forward ahead of next season - who is reported to have a release ... Read More »

India vs West Indies 5th ODI


In the last five Head to head matches between India vs West Indies in which India had won three matches, West Indies won one match and another match ended in a draw. When will the India vs West Indies 5th ODI be played? After that Champions Trophy final defeat to Pakistan , a bit of lethargy has crept into this Indian side, but then that could also be due to the off-field problems that have cropped up and this series in the Caribbean, at the end of the day, being pretty ... Read More »

The Heat will remove the number 1 of Chris Bosh

But Heat president Pat Riley also made another announcement that was a bit of a surprise. Bosh was an 11-time All-Star and left Toronto after seven seasons to join the Heat in 2010. Bosh stuck around with the Heat after James rejoined the Cleveland Cavaliers and Wade signed with the Chicago Bulls, but he was never able to stay on the court consistently due to blood-clot issues. Read More »

China ups war of words with India over Dong La, claims 'betrayal'


Both New Delhi and Beijing are saying that it is up to the other to stand down in the current border dispute and ruling out talks until the troops that have "illegally" occupied their territory are pulled back. "The other measure aimed to demonstrate to the US India's firm determination to constrain Chinas rise", the article written by Liu Zongyi senior fellow of the state-run think tank, the Shanghai Institutes for International Studies, said. Read More »

Ronaldo leads Portugal to win Third Place at FIFA Confederations Cup

Portugal allowed Cristiano Ronaldo to leave ahead of their third-place match so he could be with his newborn twins. The result, which means Portugal are still unbeaten against Mexico in five encounters dating back to 1969, came just hours before world champions Germany faced South American champions Chile in the final in St. Read More »

Olivia de Havilland Sues Ryan Murphy & FX Over 'Feud' Portrayal

In addition to the show's dialogue and style, the complaint specifically points to the hair, make-up, and wardrobe choices made for Catherine Zeta-Jones, who portrayed Olivia de Havilland in the show. The star says Feud was created to look like reality, but no one consulted her: the only person alive who experienced the events depicted. "FX was wrong to ignore Miss de Havilland and proceed without her permission for its own profit". Read More »

Jeff Teague Reportedly Commits to Deal With the Minnesota Timberwolves


Rubio was often a drag when they needed late-game baskets, with opponents frequently leaving him unguarded. Last season, Teague averaged 15.3 points per game and a career-high 7.8 assists. His shot has improved recently, if not from behind the arc then from midrange, where he set career highs a year ago in the 10-16 and 16-20 foot ranges. Read More »

Pigs hoof it after crash on Texas interstate


The driver was not hurt, local media reported. One group of pigs wandered about half a mile away from the crash scene before they were ushered back by police. Interstate 45 was closed in both directions. "The biggest challenge we've had so far was just corraling the pigs, keeping 'em from getting into oncoming traffic and getting run over", Lt. Read More »

Cubs' Kris Bryant leaves game with right ankle injury


Ross hurled seven innings of one-run baseball as his team won a laugher against the Reds on Saturday. Just tried to mentally not let it affect me. Asdrubal Cabrera and Curtis Granderson each hit a two-run home run in support of Matz (2-1), who allowed 6 hits, all singles, and 1 walk while lowering his ERA to 2.67 in 4 starts this year. Read More »

Durant Congratulates Westbrook on MVP Award


Taylor Swift has been very low key as of late. Russell Westbrook received congratulations on his first NBA Most Valuable Player award Tuesday from former Oklahoma City teammate Kevin Durant and Hall of Fame playmaker Michael Jordan. Read More »

Everton agree deal for striker Henry Onyekuru


The Hammers have been pursuing new attacking options this summer and were keen to bring in the 20-year-old striker from KAS Eupen after he netted 22 league goals. Onyekuru is expected to spend next season on loan at Anderlecht as he does not yet qualify for a work permit in the UK. Spanish under-21 striker Sandro Ramirez of Malaga has also been linked with the Merseyside club. Read More »

Murray and Soares hope to ride momentum at Wimbledon


Meanwhile, last year's romantic Wimbledon story Marcus Willis, the no-hoper who surged through qualifying to make it to the second round and a match against Roger Federer, found himself facing a tough task in this year's qualifying tournament at Roehampton, which starts today. Read More »

Saints' Nick Fairley to miss 2017 season

Either way, there will nearly certainly be some sort of contract dispute since Fairley just signed a four-year contract with the Saints in March worth between $28-30 million, including an $8 million signing bonus and a total of $14 million in guarantees. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final

Zhirkov had almost opened the scoring for Russian Federation just a few minutes before the play that was reviewed, but his low left-foot shot missed just wide. Mexico winger Hirving Lozano took advantage of an bad mix-up in the Russian defence to score an extraordinary goal which gave his side a 2-1 win and knocked the Confederations Cup hosts out of the tournament on Saturday. Read More »

Gerrymandering gave GOP unfair advantage in IN elections

The AP scrutinized all 435 U.S. House races from November using a new statistical method of calculating partisan advantage. The study is based on a formula that compares the statewide average share of each party's vote in the districts with the statewide percentage of seats it wins. Read More »

Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

A couple picks made by Knights general manager George McPhee were good. At the expansion draft in Montreal, the Sens stored their scouting information on one computer, but didn't bring a backup battery. He's 25 but there's potential. He could be part of the Knights' top four defensemen next season. "It's a tremendous honor to be selected in the first round of the National Hockey League draft". Read More »

Federer beats Khachanov to advance to his 11th Halle final


Federer wrapped up the opening set after the first three games went against serve and there was a break apiece in the second before the legendary Swiss fended off a couple of set points to force a tie-break. Federer's compatriot Stan Wawrinka who reached the French Open final losing to Rafael Nadal participated at the Aegon Championships at the Queen's Club . Read More »

Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna feeling 'weird,' mentally off

With one swing of the bat, Merrifield handed the Jays their worst loss of the season. Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna says he is out of sorts mentally, feeling "anxious" and "weird". Blue Jays: RHP Francisco Liriano, who is 3-3 with a 5.76 ERA, will make his 12th start. Tepera and Danny Barnes are the top candidates to fill in for Osuna. Read More »

Coyotes acquire Stepan, Raanta from Rangers


A top-line center, a potential new No. 1 goalie and a steady defenseman are headed to the desert. The 'yotes chose not to resign captain Shane Doan this offseason so there will be a void to fill both offensively and in the locker room. DeAngelo can secure a spot on the right side, especially with the departure of Dan Girardi . Hopefully, he can help with the powerplay as we've yet to have a player who could adequately run it since Keith Yandle. Read More »

ND sailor aboard USS Fitzgerald when it was struck

The ship's crew then realized it had been in a collision and sailed back to try to determine what had happened. Days after a fatal collision between a U.S. One of the Navy sailors who died in the collision was Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T. Truong Huynh, 25, from Oakville. The official also noted the Navy is trying to corroborate accounts which suggest that the two sailors who weren't nearly instantly "incapacitated" attempted to help the other five escape the incoming water. Read More »

Fleury among players exposed for Vegas NHL expansion draft

No matter what strategy the Golden Knights use in the expansion draft, they're going to find the guys they want. "The players Vegas drafts, not all of them are going to play for Vegas". The one thing that didnt materialize was a large number of trades happening involving players teams didnt want to expose. The team will unveil its initial roster with expansion draft picks during Wednesday's NHL Awards Show from Vegas (8 p.m., NBCSN). Read More »

Edmonton's Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP


The Edmonton captain won the Ted Lindsay Award, given to the most outstanding player chosen in a vote by National Hockey League players association members. Ottawa goaltender Craig Anderson earned the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy , awarded annually to the NHL player who "best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to hockey". Read More »