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Reuben Foster suffers mild AC joint sprain in surgically fix shoulder Reuben Foster suffers mild AC joint sprain in surgically fix shoulder
- August 17, 2017

But once the Broncos took to the stadium's adjacent practice fields, the focus was on the work ahead, not the celebrations of the past. Said Lynch, "I talked to him and like Reuben, big smile, said, 'I'm straight.' And, so he's good". Joseph and 49ers general manager John Lynch quickly intervened to break up the scuffle. Ray-Ray Armstrong filled in with the first-team defense when Foster was on the sideline. (more...)
Tiafoe Topples Zverev In Cincinnati Tiafoe Topples Zverev In Cincinnati
- August 17, 2017

After two straight weeks of nothing but winning, the defeat came as a big surprise to many people, but the German was not one of them. "I'm completely dead right now", Zverev said. "It's obvious that was an important start for me, a good one", said French Open champion Nadal, who will claim the world number one spot on Monday. The composure and confidence Zverev showed at such a young age to beat Federer, who had won a record eight titles at the German event, reflected a fantastic ... (more...)
Bryan Robson hails 'masterstroke' Manchester United signing Nemanja Matic
- August 17, 2017

Matic was exceptional against West Ham as he settled in nearly instantly, showcasing he doesn't only have the ability to control the game, but also to hold onto the ball and dribble through opposition players, seeing him setting up counter attacks further up the field. (more...)
Manchester United clear path for Chelsea to sign Tottenham ace Danny Rose Manchester United clear path for Chelsea to sign Tottenham ace Danny Rose
- August 17, 2017

While manager Mauricio Pochettino was already planning for life without Kyle Walker - who has since joined Manchester City - towards the end of last season by increasingly using Kieran Trippier at right-back, the departure of their left-back was not planned for. (more...)
England v West Indies, First Test - Statistical Preview England v West Indies, First Test - Statistical Preview
- August 17, 2017

Stoneman will be Alastair Cook's 12th opening partner since Andrew Strauss retired and Root challenged the Surrey left-hander to make the spot his own. The exciting thing as a player is that we are going in with a completely clear mind, nearly learning on the job. All three have been named in the England side, with Chris Woakes deemed not fully ready to play a Test after suffering a side strain earlier this summer. (more...)
Ryan Kelly Will Require Surgery for Foot Injury Ryan Kelly Will Require Surgery for Foot Injury
- August 17, 2017

Colts backup Scott Tolzien is the next man up for Indianapolis under center. Kelly started all 16 games in his rookie season a year ago, putting an end to the five-man revolving door that had been snapping to Luck from 2012-15. Schwenke is also nursing a foot injury and is now on the Colts Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. With Kelly looking likely to miss half the season, the Colts will nearly certainly attempt to bring in outside help. (more...)
Aaron Judge Put A Ball In The Nosebleeds Aaron Judge Put A Ball In The Nosebleeds
- August 17, 2017

If he fans in his next three games, he'll match Adam Dunn's all-time streak of striking out in 36 straight games from September 24, 2011 to May 9, 2012. Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner spoke with reporters before Wednesday's game about the state of the American League wild card leaders, and touched upon Judge, hitting.185/.346/.398 since the All-Star break. (more...)
Coutinho, Dembele 'Close' to Battered Barca
- August 17, 2017

Coutinho is now sidelined with a back injury which has delayed his start to the new season - he did not travel with the squad to Germany - and Jurgen Klopp insists until the 25-year-old is fit again he can not waste time thinking about him and his position. (more...)
Yu Darvish leaves Dodgers' home debut after visit with trainer Yu Darvish leaves Dodgers' home debut after visit with trainer
- August 17, 2017

Pinch hitter Cody Bellinger singled against Gregory Infante, and scored on Logan Forsythe's second double of the game. Unfortunately for Dodger fans, winning a ton of games during the regular season doesn't always translate to postseason success. (more...)
PCB issue show-cause notice to Umar Akmal PCB issue show-cause notice to Umar Akmal
- August 17, 2017

The board gave him seven days to file his reply. On the other hand, Arthur while refuting Akmal's accusations has said that although he rebuked the cricketer but did not used foul language with him. I went to them and spoke to them. One of the key reasons Akmal wasn't offered a central contract can be attributed to his disappointing fitness levels, which has had serious repercussions on his global career as of late. (more...)
Ranatunga slams Sri Lanka board over whitewash Ranatunga slams Sri Lanka board over whitewash
- August 17, 2017

Credit must also be given to the newly elected PCB chairman Najam Sethi who fought his case in the recent Asian Cricket Council meeting to first get the Under-19 Asia Cup shifted out of India to Malaysia, and later to convince the SLC top brass to make a firm commitment to the T20 fixture in Pakistan. (more...)
Former Red Raider Kerry Hyder suffers Achilles injury in preseason game Former Red Raider Kerry Hyder suffers Achilles injury in preseason game
- August 17, 2017

He was expected to start this season opposite former Pro Bowler Ezekiel Ansah and provide a strong second pass-rusher. Lions coach Jim Caldwell said Sunday "the initial impression" was that Hyder suffered just that injury, but he wanted to wait for further testing to make sure. (more...)
Thrice as nice: Sox go around for triple play Thrice as nice: Sox go around for triple play
- August 17, 2017

It was just the third loss in 11 games for the Cardinals, who were swept in the two-game series, their first visit to Fenway Park since the 2013 World Series. A lead-off home-run by Xander Bogaerts brought them within one. The next inning, his second two-run shot of the game made it 7-3. The Red Sox will pitch LHPs Drew Pomeranz and Chris Sale on Friday and Saturday against the New York Yankees but still hadn't decided between RHPs Rick Porcello (on regular rest) and Doug Fister for ... (more...)
Joselu close to Newcastle United move after agreeing terms and completing medical Joselu close to Newcastle United move after agreeing terms and completing medical
- August 17, 2017

Sky Sports' Guillem Balague has taken to Twitter to offer an update regarding Newcastle United's acquisition of Stoke City's striker Joselu , suggesting the Magpies are close to agreeing a deal that would see the Spaniard make the switch to Tyneside. (more...)
Warner set for tour after bouncer blow Warner set for tour after bouncer blow
- August 17, 2017

Warner had been dismissed for four in the first innings and had batted 14 balls in the second, before missing his attempted hook shot and getting hit - cutting short his bid to get some game time before he gets on the flight to Bangladesh. Australia are now contesting an intra-squad friendly in Darwin with Warner and national captain Steve Smith each leading an XI. With the Test squad set to depart for Bangladesh on Friday, Lehmann said there was no doubt Warner would be on the flight to ... (more...)
OIlers lock up C Leon Draisaitl with eight-year, $68M extension OIlers lock up C Leon Draisaitl with eight-year, $68M extension
- August 17, 2017

Draisaitl, 21, was drafted third overall by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft with the third overall pick. He helped the Oilers make the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time since 2006 and led them in postseason goals (six), assists (10) and points (16). (more...)
Stephen Ward signs new Burnley contract Stephen Ward signs new Burnley contract
- August 17, 2017

We've all seen it with players coming to the Premier League, some adapt quicker but some it takes time, so we're hoping he continues building on his own performances and that's effective for us. We must also have the right experience to face this type of situation. Ward scored Burnley's second in their 3-2 win over Chelsea at the weekend as Sean Dyche's side made the ideal start to their 2017-18 Premier League campaign. (more...)
Las Palmas offload Kevin-Prince Boateng Las Palmas offload Kevin-Prince Boateng
- August 17, 2017

Las Palmas confirmed on Wednesday that the Club have parted ways with the Ghanaian global on mutual consents. The 3-year-old joined Las Palmas after a hard spell at Germany Club Schalke 04. Boateng enjoyed a very successful first season with Las Palmas, bagging 10 goals in 28 La Liga games as he was mostly used as a centre forward. Boateng has widely travelled across Europe, playing in the best leagues; Hertha Berlin, Portsmouth, Tottenham Hotspurs, AC Milan, Borussia Dortmund and Schalke ... (more...)
Kyrie Irving says he would commit to Spurs if traded, report says Kyrie Irving says he would commit to Spurs if traded, report says
- August 17, 2017

I'm no lawyer, but this looks like your basic, "Hang with 'em, kid". Without a commitment from James , the team is now focused on trading Irving for a possible future superstar. Certainly, the Cavs' chemistry might be challenged by having a disgruntled employee not only on the roster, but playing point guard. Irving would likely provide a quick upgrade, but the Suns retaining their core may be the better move for the franchise long term. (more...)
Ex-Miami Dolphins player Dimitri Patterson assaults 2 officers, officials say Ex-Miami Dolphins player Dimitri Patterson assaults 2 officers, officials say
- August 17, 2017

According to the Miami Herald , shortly after a judge ordered that Patterson should be placed under custody, he started to run away. Per police reports obtained from the incident, Patterson met his ex-girlfriend at Aventura Mall on August 1, 2015, for a custody exchange of their 1-year-old child when an argument ensued over child support payments. (more...)