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by | November 15, 2018 | 11:18

In the meantime, the Sixers will remain focused on the positives and will try to make Butler's transition to Philadelphia as quick and seamless as possible. "I'm going to lock into it [the playbook] and figure it all out", Butler said post-game of the confusion. He talked about winning a championship and what it would mean to him.

by | November 14, 2018 | 07:26

He entered Monday's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves averaging 19.0 points and shooting at a stellar 48 percent from the field. Of course, the news that surgery will not be required is incredible given the optics of the injury as it appeared to be a gruesome injury given the reaction of LeVert after the play.

by | November 14, 2018 | 05:51

All the Niemann hype from the preseason culminated in his first National Football League start on Sunday in a game that was an excellent chance for him to prove he's worth rostering. His team was ready to play on Sunday and he showed some aggression with an early onside kick after the Cardinals came right back to tie the score on their first possession of the game.

by | November 14, 2018 | 05:47

When it came to playing, Le'Veon Bell opted for pickup basketball over professional football . A three-time Pro Bowl selection and two-time first-team All-Pro, Bell is the first player to sit out an entire season on the franchise tag since Washington Redskins defensive lineman Sean Gilbert in 1997.

by | November 14, 2018 | 04:42

But experienced French referee Jerome Garces, after consulting the television match official, ruled Lawes had been offside and disallowed the score , effectively ending England's bid for just an eighth win in 41 Tests against the All Blacks .

by | November 12, 2018 | 16:13

Carmelo Anthony and the coaching staff have entered "fluid" discussions over this role with the team this season. Anthony shot only 1-of-11 in a blowout loss at Oklahoma City, where he played last season, Thursday night. That removing one player - who doesn't even start - could have such a positive impact is incredible. "I understand it he's obviously a Hall of Famer".

by | November 12, 2018 | 16:13

Shaqiri twice messed up shots from good positions and the home side's profligacy should really have been punished, with Ryan Sessegnon dragging wide when clean through on goal before Alisson nearly parried an Andre Schurrle shot into his path.

by | November 12, 2018 | 16:11

The New Orleans Saints wasted no time getting former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant in and practicing with the team. "Not taking away from anybody else, but you got a guy like Drew Brees , you've got a guy like Michael Thomas , [Ben] Watson, Alvin Kamara , [Mark] Ingram".

by | November 12, 2018 | 15:54

Westwood denied Sergio Garcia a wire-to-wire victory at Sun City and Louis Oosthuizen a first success at his home tournament by surging past the two major winners with a fabulous 8-under-par 64. He ended the day in a tie for 21st. McIlroy must win at least one of the final two events of the season, the Nedbank and next weekend's DP World Tour Championship, to have a chance of overhauling Race to Dubai leader Francesco Molinari, who isn't playing in Sun City.

by | November 12, 2018 | 15:02

Matt Wilson scored 15 points and Tommy Funk added 10 for Army (1-1), and Funk hit back-to-back 3s to pull the Black Knights to 67-61 with just more than 12 minutes left. After trailing by 11, Army was within 44-42. (2) CT 85, OHIO STATE 53: Katie Lou Samuelson scored 19 points and host UConn opened its quest for a 12th national title with a rout of the Buckeyes (1-2).

by | November 12, 2018 | 14:36

After Messi pulled one back from the penalty spot, Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen let a shot by Giovani Lo Celso slip through his hands to restore Betis' two-goal cushion. Betis, meanwhile, can toast a momentous win that lifts them up to 12th. Quique Setien's side may have pulled back on the sumptuous, attacking football that earned them a sixth-place finish last term but, in full-flow, they remain one of Spain's most hard opponents to stop.

by | November 12, 2018 | 10:00

I had my chances maybe a bit more than he did. By the time he hit the clay of Rome, he had turned a corner, and when it came to the grass season, everything began to fall into place: finals at Queen's, title at Wimbledon, the title at the Cincinnati Masters-ticking off another first, the complete set of nine Masters titles-and then the US Open and Shanghai Masters.

by | November 11, 2018 | 18:45

The Blues last won at the Bridge in November 1994, and in order to end this hoodoo tomorrow, they must end new manager Maurizio Sarri's unbeaten start as Chelsea boss. "I think the next away game (at Vidi in Hungary in December) some players will rest". Miles also expressed doubt over whether Hazard could reach the 20-30 goals mark some have predicted of him, admitting his required intervention in last week's Europa League clash could lead to a "burnout" later in the season.

by | November 11, 2018 | 17:33

Supporters are often clueless as to which United will show up- the one that defeated Juventus in Turin just a few days ago or the one that lost to Derby in the Carabao Cup a few weeks ago. He has tried painting too "but I'm not very good at it" he said with a laugh. "It is not about scoring for one season, it is about scoring goals in your career".

by | November 11, 2018 | 17:28

Despite the fact that he suffered a potential season-ending injury on Friday , Dez Bryant still found some time to send out a tweet. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team has not announced any details of Bryant's medical exam.

by | November 11, 2018 | 16:21

It is believed that Rooney, 33, is not due to start the game, nor will he be given his usual number 10 shirt for the occasion - with his appearance on the bench also meaning it is unlikely he will wear the captain's armband on his return. The Football Association announced on Sunday that Rooney would be awarded his 120th cap as a tribute to his England career which appeared to have come to an end when he retired from global football in August 2017.

by | November 10, 2018 | 09:43

If City win they will be 12 points ahead of United , but Guardiola, who will be without Kevin De Bruyne, added: "Win or lose they are not out of it". Der Spiegel showed how the team's holding company _ state-backed Abu Dhabi United Group _ sent cash to a shell vehicle which was created to supposedly buy the right to use players' images in marketing campaigns.

by | November 09, 2018 | 07:00

Spanish league chiefs have called on UEFA to punish Paris St Germain and Manchester City following the latest explosive leaked documents about their financial activities. "I am a manager". However, leaked internal emails in German publication Der Spiegel look to confirm that City's wealthy owners have pumped millions of pounds into the club outside the permitted limits of the FFP rules, using their other Abu Dhabi based investments such as "Etihad Airlines" as an aid to bend the rules.

by | November 09, 2018 | 06:41

Mourinho is unpopular among Juventus fans after managing bitter rival Inter Milan for three years. Mourinho said: "Probably when Manchester United had heroics here (in 2003), Manchester United was the best team". "Now we've got to lift our heads, as we played really well and are still top of the group". "It's OK to lose against United , but seeing how the match went it leaves us with a bit of a bitter taste".

by | November 07, 2018 | 11:14

FC Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen (1) during the match FC Barcelona against Real Madrid, for the round 10 of the Liga Santander, played at Camp Nou on 28th October 2018 in Barcelona , Spain. "But we never gave up, we kept fighting and I got the goal". Ivan Rakitic, Sergio Busquets and Arthur are expected to make up the midfield. Suarez has picked up the slack for Barcelona since Messi was injured.

by | November 07, 2018 | 10:20

At the point of attack we allowed them to get where they wanted to go however they wanted to go to start the game. "It's going to be very, very hard to make a game out of that when you're trying to expend so much energy trying to get back in it".

by | November 07, 2018 | 10:16

Evidently not everyone in Manchester feels quite the same way, because City's crowds for Europe are generally lower than their domestic attendances, the habit of booing the Uefa anthem has not completely died away, and Guardiola has just taken part in a promotional club video aimed at encouraging supporters to feel more positive and proprietorial about European nights.

by | November 07, 2018 | 09:47

Australian referee Angus Gardner came under heavy criticism after he didn't award South Africa a penalty for what looked like a unsafe and no arms tackle by Farrell on Esterhuizen in the 84th minute of the match. "I just think the game is getting more intense". Former Ireland captain Brian O'Driscoll said the referee got the decision "spot on" while former Australia lock Justin Harrison said "just because you don't wrap doesn't mean it's a shoulder charge, when laws of physics ...

by | November 06, 2018 | 02:49

The 22-year-old claims that he and his teammates have committed their futures to the club because they believe in the "journey" they are on together. It took West Ham just 10 minutes to make the breakthrough, though they had a helping hand as Arnautovic pounced on James Tarkowski's feeble backpass and slotted beyond Joe Hart.

by | November 06, 2018 | 01:25

Following a awful half-hour, the Frenchman grew into the game, linking up with Luke Shaw on the flank. "I think a lot of the aspects of our game were really good, especially during the opening period". Marcus Rashford scored a dramatic injury-time victor as Manchester United came from behind to beat in-form Bournemouth . United were run ragged by Eddie Howe's men in the first half who deserved to be in a handsome lead come the end of the first half.

by | November 06, 2018 | 00:56

Accelerate took care of that notion. He covered the 1 ¼ mile distance in 2 minutes, 2.93 seconds to extend his lifetime earnings to $5,005,000. He said he will consider "next year, more than I ever have", contesting Royal Ascot with Newspaperofrecord.

by | November 04, 2018 | 22:57

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has been rested from the three-match series and stand-in skipper Rohit Sharma has been given the duty to guide the Men in Blue. The nonpareil M.S. Dhoni has not been picked for the T20Is. Rishabh Pant is confirmed to be a part of the playing XI. Immensely popular here, he will be badly missed by the fans.

by | November 04, 2018 | 21:46

His current demeanour, though, should betray growing belief. Alvaro Morata's purple patch continued as he scored twice in another Chelsea victory. The last manager to avoid a loss for as long in their first Premier League season in charge was Frank Clark, whose Nottingham Forest side were unbeaten across their first 11 games in 1994.

by | November 03, 2018 | 03:44

Since the World Cup win in 2011 at home, India have lost only two bilateral ODI series at home. Rohit Sharma made an unbeaten 63 and captain Virat Kohli hit 33 as India chased down their target in 14.5 overs. Bumrah bowled Shai Hope for zero. The incident occurred in the 16th over of first innings. Skipper Jason Holder top-scored with 25 to raise hopes of a West Indies fightback but the rest of the batting folded.

by | November 02, 2018 | 18:58

Manchester City have been rocked by the news that influential midfielder Kevin De Bruyne is set to miss the next six weeks of action after suffering a knee injury during last night's 2-0 win over Fulham in the Carabao Cup. The Catalan coach added: "Kevin is out and we are sad for him, nobody likes to have injured players but he will come back to the player he is and he will be fine".

by | November 01, 2018 | 21:29

Meanwhile, Salah's team-mates Jordan Henderson and Naby Keita have completed individual training sessions on Thursday ahead of Liverpool's Premier League clash at Arsenal on Saturday evening. And Emile Smith Rowe, Eddie Nketiah and Joe Willock have been around the senior squad at times this season, with Smith Rowe starting the third-round win over Brentford.

by | October 31, 2018 | 14:58

Australia now lead Pakistan 2-0 in the series with the third and final is tomorrow (29 October 2018) at 10am local (1pm AEDT). He featured in three unofficial ODIs against New Zealand A in UAE earlier in the month, picking five wickets in three matches at an economy of 4.25.

by | October 31, 2018 | 13:58

Cape Town - Kevin Anderson has become the first South African player in 23 years to reach the year-end ATP Finals. "It's fantastic. It's been a huge goal of mine all year", said Anderson. However it was Anderson to win the most recent match at the Us Open semifinal earlier this year. Each of the World No. 8's previous trophy wins - in Johannesburg, Delray Beach, Winston-Salem and NY - came at ATP World Tour 250-level events.

by | October 31, 2018 | 13:30

The two final places will be decided at the Paris Masters, where Federer will attempt to become the first man to reach a century of ATP tournament victories. 6 Marin Cilic and Zverev, who is ranked fifth. "It will be a challenge but I'm excited to see how I feel tomorrow, playing a young guy", said Federer.

by | October 29, 2018 | 18:16

Pogba was involved in both United goals on Sunday, later teeing up Anthony Martial to hit what ultimately proved the victor. But replays show that Gueye did touch the ball on the way through, which Souness and Redknapp point to as a reason for the penalty to have not been given.

by | October 29, 2018 | 17:04

He said: "When you play against the contenders it's nearly six points, isn't it?" After rejecting the prospect of taking over at Real Madrid last summer, the Bernabeu hot-seat is about to become vacant once again and while former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is the man taking the Bernabeu hot-seat this time, Pochettino will inevitably be offered his dream job in Madrid once again sooner rather than later and next time, he may well take the bait.

by | October 28, 2018 | 14:03

These are part and parcel of El Clasico which always has drama as its central characteristic. Madrid have won just one of their last six games in all competitions and are without a win in La Liga since they beat Espanyol on September 22, a run spanning four games.

by | October 28, 2018 | 13:14

We trust in everybody in our squad and we're looking forward to this game. "Where we are as a club, these type of games, this level of opponent, you want your best players available", he said. The result lifts second-placed Leipzig three points clear of Celtic in Group B after three matches, while Salzburg are a further three points ahead of the German club following their 3-0 victory over Rosenborg on Thursday.

by | October 28, 2018 | 12:32

Griffin ranked second among the NBA's scoring leaders at 33.8 points per game heading into Friday's action after posting 26 points against the Cavaliers . The Celtics (3-2) have struggled offensively, but finally found a rhythm during the second half against Oklahoma City on Thursday. Damian Lillard scored a franchise-record 34 second-half points on his way to a 41-point, seven-rebound and six-assist night in a 128-114 win over the Magic.

by | October 28, 2018 | 10:17

The knock came off just 129 balls and was studded with 13 fours and 4 sixes. "If I were you, I would visit the bookstore and pick up the Oxford dictionary", Shastri had said after a Kohli century guided India to victory over South Africa in February.

by | October 28, 2018 | 10:16

Eovaldi earned recognition and praise from all sides, as several Dodgers noted his special performance. The Red Sox may well toss and turn thinking about one that got away. "When he came in, I asked him, 'How do you feel?' He's like, 'Let me finish it.' And I'm like, 'OK.' I don't know if I told him, 'You've got one more'".

by | October 27, 2018 | 01:18

The answer, a sizable part of which will be revealed in Friday night's Game 3 here at Dodger Stadium, will come largely from a rookie - and partly from a manager who helped author the greatest comeback ever. Louis Cardinals; and Washington Nationals. Martinez has said he planned on playing in Game 3. They had just one run on three hits over five innings against the Boston bullpen in Game 1.

by | October 27, 2018 | 00:55

That prompted some to question the players' support for their boss, but Sportsmail understands they had no option other than to remain on-board after security workers intervened, pointing out that they only had enough numbers available to safely escort the manager and not the rest of the squad.

by | October 27, 2018 | 00:21

The game ended in an extraordinary tie with both teams scoring 321 runs. Centurion Shai Hope hit a last-ball boundary to help West Indies tie the second one-day worldwide against India despite Indian skipper Virat Kohli´s dazzling 157 on Wednesday.

by | October 26, 2018 | 13:44

But this Laker win, he said, was by committee as seven players reached double figures. "It feels great; it's a win, period", said James, who got to rest in the fourth quarter with the Lakers up by as much as 27. James now has 74 career triple-doubles, four shy of Wilt Chamberlain for fifth all-time, according to ESPN Stats & Information. From the clip, James casually drained three shots in a row near midcourt.

by | October 26, 2018 | 13:27

Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah is known for his nice guy image, and he was duly rewarded for his warm persona after The Reds' Champions League win over Crvena Zvezda - with a £42 box of chocolates from a thoughtful fan. Kosovo is a former Serbian province and Serbia does not recognise its independence. Klopp has repeatedly stressed he has not been concerned about Salah's performances, and said of the milestone: "I think he would say thanks to his team-mates because it's quite ...

by | October 26, 2018 | 10:28

Trent Alexander-Arnold and forward Roberto Firmino are in! Salah has now scored three goals in his last two games as he netted twice during Liverpool's 4-0 win over Red Star Belgrade in the Champions League on Wednesday to take his tally for the Merseyside club to 50.

by | October 26, 2018 | 09:26

Sarri has risen to quick fame following Chelsea's springing rise back into the Premier League's top four. Talented teenager Callum Hudson-Odoi has had some interest in both loan moves and a permanent transfer as January approaches too, but he has been cautious about signing onto a new Chelsea contract without confidence that he will get game time in the first team.

by | October 24, 2018 | 09:01

Sarri has not yet decided whether he will punish Marco Ianni . Willian says everyone calmed down when walking down the tunnel following the Marco Ianni incident in Chelsea's 2-2 draw with Manchester United on Saturday. "To get one point in the last minute is okay for the confidence of the players but I have to look at something else". And after ten minutes, the match official then signalled the end of the game after ten minutes of added time .

by | October 24, 2018 | 08:57

He sat on the couch next to her and started "mumbling incoherently". Cops say a male inside the house hit Kelly in the upper back with a 2-3 foot stick shaped piece from a vacuum. Whether Kelly's career in Denver will continue or not remains to be seen but count Broncos insider Mike Klis as one who believes he may not. "We are in the process of getting all the facts and talking to Chad, and then we'll figure out exactly which direction we're going to go".