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by | December 14, 2017 | 04:37

In fact, the hoax gained so much traction that the Redskins - yes, the Redskins - issued a statement regarding the issue Wednesday afternoon. The group created fake pages for the websites of the Washington Post , Bleacher Report , ESPN and Sports Illustrated , taking great pains to make them look like real pages for each outlet, and many people were convinced the news was real.

by | December 14, 2017 | 04:37

McDowell claimed that he paid $600 for two bottles of alcohol, a seat in a particular section of the club and parking. The staff and McDowell's friend repeatedly tried to tell McDowell the club did not have the money he was asking about, according to TMZ .

by | December 14, 2017 | 04:27

Jay Cutler and the Miami Dolphins are visiting the Buffalo Bills on Sunday with both teams still clinging to the dream of a playoff berth. The last time they met dates back to Week 16 of last season, when the Dolphins defeated the Bills in overtime by a final score of 34-31 in Orchard Park.

by | December 14, 2017 | 04:24

The NFL Network and ESPN have suspended five former football players, including Hall of Famer Marshall Faulk , due to allegations in a court filing Monday accusing them of repeated sexual harassment when they were at the NFL Network .

by | December 14, 2017 | 04:07

The 2018 event is scheduled for the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, and after losing the game in due to a legislative battle over the state's "bathroom bill" in 2016, Charlotte is expected to host the event in 2019. Perhaps the National Basketball Association expects the 2021 event in a refurbished Fieldhouse. The city was trying for the game in 2020 or 2021, and the Cavs are undergoing a $140 million renovation of Quicken Loans Arena in small part to get an All-Star Game.

by | December 14, 2017 | 04:06

Mourinho has dismissed claims his players were in the wrong during the chaotic post-match confrontation that overshadowed the derby. Asked if he was referring to the fact Guardiola said the celebrations were OK and Mourinho disagreed, he said: "Yeah, exactly".

by | December 14, 2017 | 04:02

Authorities are now considering this incident a murder-suicide involving a campus employee. It happened Wednesday on the campus of Penn State Beaver, which is northwest of Pittsburgh. Around 15 shots were fired in the shooting and the school was closed until further notice , KDKA reported. The Penn State - Beaver campus is now on lockdown, dispatchers told local news outlets.

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:59

A new five-year deal for Goodell had been signed for a week when owners gathered for meetings at a luxury Dallas-area hotel Wednesday. But when Goodell spoke at the end of the day, he sang a different tune. The extension can be worth up to $200 million with almost 90% of the money represented by performance-based on incentives that will be decided by owners on various committees.

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:56

Which if anything might be an even stronger statement in favor of City's domestic superiority. We are very happy. "It gives you a hard predicament as to what to do and it was comfortable for them". Everton remain unbeaten under new manager Sam Allardyce following a 1-0 win at his former club Newcastle United, Wayne Rooney settling the game with his seventh goal in eight league games.

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:32

Tyson Fury will need to prove his physical and mental wellbeing before regaining his licence to fight after the British Boxing Board of Control confirmed on Wednesday that they will review his suspension next month. 'Hughie Fury has no outstanding matters with the British Boxing Board of Control at this time. Following the decision, Fury called out fellow Briton Anthony Joshua - the IBF and WBA heavyweight world champion - on social media, saying "where you at boy?" UKAD said that ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 15:50

Horn's victory over Corcoran moved him toward a mandatory defense against unbeaten Terence Crawford in his next fight. For extra spice on an nearly empty stomach, he then donned a unique prop - a pair of ear muffs with boxing gloves and teeth attached - as a nod to his opponent's threat to bite him.

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:10

Marko Arnautovic secured the only goal of the game, combining beautifully with Manuel Lanzini on the edge of the six-yard box before wrong-footing Cesar Azpilicueta and curling the ball into the far corner. Arsenal could only earn a single point against the Saints away from home yesterday. Mesut Ozil has scored in each of his last three Premier League games against West Ham , while also providing an assist in the last two.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:56

United manager Jose Mourinho and City goalkeeper Ederson are reported to have had a confrontation after the game, while it is claimed Mourinho had milk and water thrown at him from the away dressing room. "In those situations the margins are very very tight and that can swing the other way". Because of what those three points points mean for their title resume, and because of how an even misfiring City team can still go into their only ostensible title rival's house and beat them at a ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:13

It could be that the 25-year-old is left out of Klopp's stating lineup for Wednesday night's clash with West Brom , as the German's rotational approach continues. We have to do it. Scoring 13 goals and conceding two in their last three games, Liverpool have reminded everyone that they are indeed to be considered in any discussions about silverware this term.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:50

Knicks reserve Michael Beasley scored six points in overtime. Ball's transition to the pro's after one year of college has been aided by his own calm persona, even as his father serves as a showman and promoter, selling the Big Baller Brand with Lonzo as the main lure, although the two younger brothers now negotiating deals to play in Lithuania aren't far behind.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:38

Ohtani was only able to make five starts with the Nippon Ham Fighters during the 2017 season because of injuries, but his upside remains huge despite the injury concerns. When reached late Tuesday, Angels general manager Billy Eppler told Yahoo Sports: "Shohei underwent a thorough physical with MRI scans to both his elbow and his shoulder".

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:30

The agreement came after a year-long stand-off over the deployment of an USA anti-missile system, Terminal High Altitude Area Defence System, or Thaad , under former South Korean president Park Geun-hye. "South Korea will be extremely careful from here on out that the THAAD system is not invasive of China's security". Orion, a confectionary subsidiary of Orion Holdings , said that its sales had recovered nearly to the levels before the THAAD crisis.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:05

Wright of ESPN .com passed along Popovich's confirmation of Leonard's return. As expected, Leonard will make his much-anticipated debut after missing almost the first two months of the season with a quad injury. Surviving without Kawhi was a cute story but will mean nothing if San Antonio can't make a deep playoff run. Leonard is one of the five best players in the National Basketball Association (and that may be selling him short).

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:41

We have to see, but he is in a good way. In comparison with the Reds , West Brom have lesser attacking resources but among the strikers Pardew has at his disposal Salomon Rondon is the most likely to trouble the under-pressure Liverpool backline.

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:24

The trade was primarily a salary dump for the Yankees, and it opens up another potential spot for top prospect Gleyber Torres to enter the starting lineup in 2018. NY will save significant cash. Andujar, a third baseman who had a short stint in the big leagues last season, is the only one of the four who doesn't play both positions.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:50

Hester spent 11 years in the pros with the Chicago Bears , Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens and Seattle Seahawks and set many records along the way. "I told my wife it's pretty much my previous year", he said after returning five kickoffs and a punt during that January 14 playoff game. Opposing coaches regularly chose to let the Bears start at their 40-yard line instead of receiving the ensuing kickoff after a return score and extra point.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:40

What did she have to say on some of the key areas of her job? Listen to the latest news on our 5 radio stations Legend FM, Viti FM, Radio Sargam, FM96 and Navtarang. One of Castle's key relationships in a new role will be that with Wallabies coach Michael Cheika. The experienced sports administrator will take up her post in January, replacing Bill Pulver, whose contract was due to expire in February.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:13

He visited New England on Tuesday to meet with team executives, and obviously won them over. Britt signed a four-year, $32 million free-agent contract with the Cleveland Browns back in March, but after hauling in just 18 catches with two touchdowns in nine games, the team made a decision to release him December 6.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:07

It seems only fitting the return of No. 12 would be announced on December 12. Clay Matthews even joked that Rodgers looked so good during the rehab process that the Packers shouldn't have put him on injured reserve. Rodgers threw for 1,385 yards, 13 touchdowns and three interceptions in the six games he appeared in this season. Rodgers is expected to practice in full Wednesday as the Packers prepare to take on the Panthers in Carolina.

by | December 12, 2017 | 20:00

Gayle , who will link up with the West Indies squad for their upcoming one-day and Twenty20 global series against the Black Caps, has bashed a record 18 sixes on his way to an unbeaten 146 off just 69 balls in the Bangladesh Premier League final.

by | December 12, 2017 | 19:58

The Russian committee (ROC) agreed its position at a meeting on Tuesday attended by sporting figures including the national men's hockey team, figure skaters, speed skaters and the presidents of winter sports federations. Following the organization's decision to impose sanctions on Russian athletes, Russian businessman and owner of the Brooklyn Nets NBA team, Mikhail Prokhorov, voiced his intention to start legal proceedings in the United States against Rodchenkov.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:46

That's about all that needs to be said about this one. "We'll re-evaluate it (today) with our docs. I think this is a learning experience for us, and we'll figure it out". Portis served an eight-game suspension. When it was an 11-point game, they'd put it back to 14. "And then they got to the rim whenever they wanted". Between those two breaks will be 16 games in 27 days.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:30

Indianapolis is 2-4 at home. The fitting irony to the Denver Broncos' 2017 season is that even a moment of celebration delivered pain. With all the progress that this team has made over the course of this season, the Jets most recent game has threatened to discard all of that and fall back into the trap that past Jets teams have.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:23

The former Ole Miss quarterback made the announcement Monday, via Twitter , he intends to transfer Ann Arbor. He will join a quarterback room that includes Brandon Peters and Dylan McCaffrey and will also include incoming freshmen Joe Milton and Kevin Doyle, giving the Wolverines depth they haven't had at quarterback in a really long time.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:19

Since finishing The Land , Caple wrote HBO's untitled Emmett Till project produced by Will Smith and Jay-Z, as well as directing the season finale of Freeform's series Grown-ish. But Michael B. Jordan's Adonis Creed performance was so magnetic, that it's hard to not get a little excited about the prospects of spending a little more time in this world.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:17

According to the report , LiAngelo Ball , 19, and LaMelo Ball , 16, were discussing contracts with team Prienu Vytautas in the Lithuanian league. Vytautuas has sparingly signed American players in the past decade, only ex-Vanderbilt guard Brad Tinsley. The team plays in an arena with a capacity of 1,700 and the language barrier looks to be a serious obstacle .

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:15

These laws allow USA citizens or lawful permanent residents to sponsor close family members to join them in the country. A 27-year-old male suspect is in custody after an " attempted terrorist attack " rocked the busy New York Port Authority subway station early Monday, authorities confirm.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:07

It's always a little bit like an offence. "Is it something we can copy? I don't know because it is not part of our culture". Not only did Olivier Giroud's goal against Southampton on Sunday earn Arsenal a 1-1 draw, but it meant the French striker equalled a Premier League record set by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

by | December 12, 2017 | 17:58

Barcelona have been brilliant this season and are top of La Liga whilst Chelsea sit 14 points behind top of the Premier League Manchester City . The Premier League winning have paid a heavy price for failing to win their pool. Tottenham have been handed a tough tie against last season's beaten finalists Juventus after topping a challenging group that included reigning champions Real Madrid.

by | December 12, 2017 | 17:57

The Reds signed Salah from Roma in the summer for €50million (€42m plus €8m in add-ons) and the Egypt star has so far been a sensation early in his Anfield career. He carried AS Roma (2nd in Italian Serie A), in the first half of the year, scoring 15 goals and delivering 11 assists. "I would also like to win it next year".