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The Philadelphia 76ers Just Bought Into Esports in a Big Way
- September 27, 2016

Greg Richardson will serve as Chairman of the new Team Dignitas. Putting money behind Dignitas, one of esports' oldest organizations, will likely elevate the organization which has fallen behind in certain esports - mainly due to a lack of financial bidding power - over the past few years. (more...)
LATEST UPDATES - Jose Fernandez's Death And Aftershocks
- September 27, 2016

The Miami Marlins will wear No. 16 jerseys in Monday night's game against the New York Mets at Marlins Park in honor of Jose Fernandez , who tragically died in a boating accident. "He was a great guy", Faedo said. Perhaps the person in the best position to explain what the 24-year-old meant to those around him and how his loss has affected those same people is ESPN baseball analyst Eduardo Perez. (more...)
Gostkowski gave Pats a leg up on Cardinals — PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK Gostkowski gave Pats a leg up on Cardinals — PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK
- September 27, 2016

Stephen Gostkowski put the missed extra point in last year's AFC Championship game behind him, returning to his unshakable self in a game in which he nailed three field goals including the eventual game victor from 23 yards. Cruz had four catches for 34 yards in his first game in almost two years. Arizona dropped from No. 2 to No. 8. Garoppolo launched a flawless touch pass and the Patriots had an early 7-0 lead. (more...)
Tragic death of Jose Fernandez
- September 27, 2016

Fernandez was one of three people killed early Sunday when his boat overturned near Government Cut around Miami Beach. "As mad as he would make you with some of the stuff he would do, you just see that little kid you see when you watch kids play Little League", Marlins manager Don Mattingly told the New York Times . (more...)
Carson Wentz shows next level skills in 34-3 win over Steelers Carson Wentz shows next level skills in 34-3 win over Steelers
- September 27, 2016

It looked like the game might go to overtime when Marcus Mariota (mar-ee-OH'-tah) found Andre Johnson alone in the end zone for a touchdown, but officials flagged Johnson for interference on Raiders cornerback TJ Carrie. Antonio Brown had a good day statistically, racking up 140 receiving yards but no touchdowns. Players say there's room for improvement. A loss would not take away from what has already been accomplished in the first two games. (more...)
Violence flares in the West Bank and East Jerusalem
- September 27, 2016

The Palestinian Health Ministry said one was aged 17 and the other, 21. This week four Palestinian civilians were killed by Israeli gunfire in the West Bank meanwhile Israeli warplanes attacks targets in Gaza. More than 220 Palestinians have been killed, as well as 34 Israelis and two American visitors. Since October 2015, 229 Palestinians have been killed by Israel, in what aid organizations and Palestinian officials say are extrajudicial killings; use of excessive force; and a ... (more...)
Patriots plagued by injury heading into tough game against Texans Patriots plagued by injury heading into tough game against Texans
- September 27, 2016

The Patriots are hoping that Garoppolo can play through the pain of his shoulder injury, but if he can't, rookie Jacoby Brissett will start in his place. (Or maybe that Chad Pennington simply can't play forever.) But in this pass-first era, utilizing an extra pick or two on a quarterback in case the unthinkable happens never hurts when it comes to increasing your chances of success. (more...)
Liverpool vs. Hull City
- September 27, 2016

Grujic, 20, said he knew the areas of his game manager Jurgen Klopp wants him to work on. Karius, brought in from Mainz for £4.7 million in the summer, will keep his place between the sticks after making his competitive debut for the club against Derby County in mid-week. (more...)
Moore gets final US Ryder Cup wildcard
- September 27, 2016

Aside from Westwood and Kaymer, the other five players who joined Clarke on the official charter flight are all heading to their first Ryder Cup, and Masters Champion Danny Willett summed up the feeling of anticipation among the Minneapolis-bound rookies. (more...)
Mo Williams retires, Cavs make offer to JR Smith Mo Williams retires, Cavs make offer to JR Smith
- September 27, 2016

J.R. Smith, who will begin the 2016-17 season on the sideline. Smith has been seeking a long-term deal with the Cavs since July. Training camps officially begin Tuesday, and he's still without a contract. As a member of our locker room, he was essential to our success. At the same time, we've been a team that has really become accustomed to a "next man up" mentality and we expect this will be no different, not at all something that's going to be used as an excuse here in any way, shape or ... (more...)
Rory McIlroy holes out for final-round eagle at Tour Championship
- September 27, 2016

Along the way, he needed Dustin Johnson to fade, and the U.S. Open champion did just that with a 73. It was an example of how one hole can change everything at East Lake. RORY MCILROY produced a £9million wonder shot to hit the Tour Championship jackpot, and give Europe the flawless Ryder Cup boost. World number one Jason Day withdraws with a back injury as Rory McIlroy remains in contention for $10million prize. (more...)
FIFA fighting racism 'seriously' despite ending task force
- September 27, 2016

But, a former candidate for FIFA's presidency feels the fight against racism is not over yet. Fatma Samoura, FIFA's first female and first African secretary general, will present the award on Monday at the SoccerEx convention in Manchester. (more...)
Rory McIlroy wins FedEx Cup after victory in Atlanta
- September 27, 2016

The Northern Irishman holed out for an eagle-two at the 16th and birdied the last on his way to a final-round 64 at East Lake, joining Ryder Cup hopefuls Kevin Chappell and Ryan Moore on 12 under. But he had a productive session on the range after Friday's round, fixed a flaw and finished with rounds of 66-64. But McIlroy was the only player to birdie the par five 18th, courtesy of a sublime bunker shot, with Moore missing a £9millionputt from 8ft 3ins, and that meant all three had ... (more...)
Marlins to all wear No. 16 in honor of Jose…
- September 27, 2016

Fernandez became a USA citizen previous year and was enormously popular in Miami thanks to his success and exuberant flair. The pitcher and two other unidentified people were pronounced dead early Sunday after a Coast Guard patrol found a 33-foot boat overturned on a jetty about 3:30 a.m. (more...)
Bullpen comes through for Mets after Phillies knock out Gabriel Ynoa early Bullpen comes through for Mets after Phillies knock out Gabriel Ynoa early
- September 27, 2016

While Collins hopes Syndergaard can return to the rotation early next week, the missed start Saturday means Syndergaard is no longer in line to start the National League wild-card game October 6, should the Mets qualify for the playoffs. If the three teams finish with the same record, a scenario exists in which the Mets would play two tiebreaker games on the way to an appearance in the wild-card game. (more...)
Russian national ice hockey team defeats North America in World Cup match Russian national ice hockey team defeats North America in World Cup match
- September 27, 2016

Team North America got goals from Jack Eichel , Johnny Gaudreau, Jonathan Drouin and Nathan MacKinnon . After an early Auston Matthews goal courtesy of a breathtaking display of speed by Connor McDavid had made the score 1-0 for North America just 5:14 into the game, Russian Federation dug in. (more...)
2 children abducted from Fort Wayne 2 children abducted from Fort Wayne
- September 27, 2016

The Allen County Sheriff's Department is investigating the abduction of two children from Fort Wayne. Police believe the children's non-custodial mother, Amber Pasztor, abducted them and the children are in extreme danger. Liliana is 3 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 43 pounds. He's 3-feet tall with short brown hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing brown shorts. He is a 65 year old white man. (more...)
Bills WR Watkins unlikely to play vs. Cardinals
- September 27, 2016

McCoy ran 17 times for 110 yards and had a pair of first-half touchdowns. Tyrod Taylor also had a rushing score and 76 yards on the ground. "You start off 0-2 and you're going to be questioned about everything", Ryan said. It came on a field goal attempt and the snap was high - way high. The Ravens improved to for the third time in fran