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Sports MRI results for Warriors' Draymond Green (knee) come back negative
Author: 0 MRI results for Warriors' Draymond Green (knee) come back negative

Potentially losing Green would easily be the most significant injury of the three, though. Golden State Warriors big man Draymond Green is set to undergo an MRI on his left knee on Wednesday, ESPN's Chris Haynes reports. Coach Steve Kerr said Wednesday ( via CSN Bay Area ) that Green, who didn't practice, wouldn't return to the Warriors lineup until he's able, though Kerr sounded optimistic about Green's chances of playing this weekend.

Sports Tigers tap Gardenhire as new manager
Author: 0 Tigers tap Gardenhire as new manager

Tigers coaches Dave Clark and Omar Vizquel, former Braves and Marlins manager Fredi Gonzalez and former Marlins manager Mike Redmond were among others interviewed for the position. He was sacked after the 2014 season. Gardenhire took a year off from baseball before he was hired by the Twins as special assistant. He spent 2017 as bench coach for the Arizona Diamondbacks .

Sports Pep Guardiola makes freaky claim after Manchester City beat Napoli
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola makes freaky claim after Manchester City beat Napoli

Both sides are now in sublime form and each team sits atop of their respective leagues, with only one loss between them this season, it has all the makings of a fantastic game for the neutrals. Gabriel Jesus (2), Raheem Sterling , David Silva , Fernandinho , Leroy Sane and Bernardo Silva all netted for the Citizens. The Naples club have never won a game on English soil, losing five of six trips to these shores - scoring only three goals in the progress.

Sports Man City striker Aguero ready for Burnley clash, says Guardiola
Author: 0 Man City striker Aguero ready for Burnley clash, says Guardiola

De Bruyne also created Gabriel Jesus's victor on Tuesday night in the 2-1 win over Serie A leaders Napoli that maintained City's ideal start in the Champions League with three wins out of three. "I was playing constantly at a good level but I think the team is now playing at a very high level". The Brazilian has started the campaign in good form but Schmeichel insists that David de Gea and Thibaut Courtois give City's rivals "an edge" with Ederson still unproven.

Sports Phil Jones expected to be fit for Manchester United's clash with Huddersfield
Author: 0 Phil Jones expected to be fit for Manchester United's clash with Huddersfield

The Spaniard will rarely take the game by the scruff of the neck but few players are more adept at maintaining pressure and threading passes through the lines, providing not just the right pass but indeed a perfectly weighted one as well. "We are one point from qualifying and one victory away from winning the group with two games at home to play". The flak he got was unwarranted but that is what he has to expect at Manchester United .

Sports Dejan Lovern claims Romelu Lukaku struck him on objective
Author: 0 Dejan Lovern claims Romelu Lukaku struck him on objective

The Belgium worldwide was not punished by referee Martin Atkinson at the time and it was confirmed on Monday will face no retrospective action from the video review panel despite Lovren claiming his foot had connected with his cheekbone. I can not say I'm disappointed, but it is what it is and we need to move on. "I know everybody is thinking ahead of a game like this that this is the place where you should rotate or whatever", Klopp told a news conference.

Author: 0 Victor Lindelof Starts - Manchester United Team vs Benfica Confirmed

Victor Lindelof has endured a stuttering start at Manchester United but Benfica manager Rui Vitoria has no doubt he will flourish under Jose Mourinho . Viewers can watch Benfica vs Manchester United for free on BTSport.com or the BT Sport app. The first-half was a fairly tame affair as Benfica failed to break down the visitors' defence and were restricted to speculative shots from range, while United's best chance fell to Henrikh Mkhitaryan on the break but he blazed his ...

Sports Bobby Portis suspended 8 games for punching teammate Nikola Mirotic in face
Author: 0 Bobby Portis suspended 8 games for punching teammate Nikola Mirotic in face

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, the two players had been trash talking during the team practice, and the back and forth escalated to a physical confrontation. Portis , 22, averaged 6.8 points and 4.6 rebounds last season, and was battling Mirotic for the team's starting power forward spot. He can practice with the team during his suspension and will be eligible to return for the Bulls' Nov.

Sports NFL commissioner: 'We believe everyone should stand for the National Anthem'
Author: 0 NFL commissioner: 'We believe everyone should stand for the National Anthem'

Goodell and some owners also met separately with players. Goodell had previously said that "everyone should stand" for the national anthem, amid growing pressure for the NFL to take an official stance on the controversial protests. "And they're actually incredibly knowledgeable, articulate and they spent the time going into the communities to talk about that", Goodell said. The statement continued: "As we said last week, everyone who is part of our National Football League community has ...

Author: 0 Predicted Liverpool side to play Maribor: Strong 4-3-3 line-up

Sadio Mane remains a long-term absentee. Maribor have won only one of their eight games against English opposition in all competitions (D2 L5), a 2-1 win against Wigan Athletic in the 2013/14 Europa League group stages. Maribor have failed to score in only one of their last 11 home UEFA Champions League matches (includes qualifying). " Maribor is a top team in Slovenia so they usually have to make the game, attack , do a lot of offensive things".

Sports NFL Investigating Horrific Panthers Fan Assault
Author: 0 NFL Investigating Horrific Panthers Fan Assault

After being released from Mecklenburg County jail on Friday night, Maraghy did not comment when asked about the incident by Stephanie Tinoco of WSOC9. The Panthers reviewed the tape and identified the man in the video, the team said in a statement earlier Friday. A man wearing a Carolina Panthers jersey is seen engaged in a verbal argument with a fan seated behind him at Bank of America Stadium.

Sports Federer, Nadal all smiles in Shanghai
Author: 0 Federer, Nadal all smiles in Shanghai

Federer's 6-4, 6-3, victory over Nadal in the Shanghai Rolex Masters final ended one streak and extended another while reinforcing his forward path. Only Jimmy Connors (109) has won more trophies. "I played a fantastic tournament, having very good wins". "He played very fast and he played well. But the conditions here were much better for him than for me, being honest".

Sports Hillary Clinton Pictured In Foot Brace As She Misses Interviews After Fall
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton Pictured In Foot Brace As She Misses Interviews After Fall

Clinton's statement, in context, however, was in response to questions about her ties to alleged Hollywood sexual predator Harvey Weinstein and her own husband, who also has a history of sexual assault allegations. It was to demonstrate in a peaceful way against racism and injustice in our criminal system. "I tried to get up and it really hurt", she added, according to The Guardian .

Sports Koeman relieved after Rooney penalty saves point for Everton
Author: 0 Koeman relieved after Rooney penalty saves point for Everton

The goal is unlikely to lift the pressure on Koeman, whose out-of-sorts side are still without an away win since January. "We were up against a very good Everton team, but at that stage I couldn't see them scoring". Unfortunately for the viewers on the subcontinent there was little spice until the final 10 minutes of an otherwise forgettable encounter on the south coast.

Sports Goalkeeper dies after freak mid-game collision with teammate
Author: 0 Goalkeeper dies after freak mid-game collision with teammate

Indonesian goalkeeper Choirul Huda passed away after colliding with a teammate during an Indonesia Liga 1 game on Sunday. The 38-year-old, who played for Persela Lamongan, collided with his defender Ramon Rodrigues and an opponent as he came off his line to challenge for the ball during a game against Semen Padang.

Sports Karthik, Thakur return to India's ODI squad
Author: 0 Karthik, Thakur return to India's ODI squad

India are scheduled to play three ODIs against the Kiwis - October 22 in Mumbai , October 25 in Pune and October 29 in Kanpur. With Rishabh Pant not among the runs recently - he had an underwhelming series with the India A team in South Africa and didn't exactly set the stage ablaze in the Duleep Trophy - Karthik has jumped ahead of him in the queue.

Sports Packers: Rodgers could miss rest of season with collarbone
Author: 0 Packers: Rodgers could miss rest of season with collarbone

Later in the game, the Packers official Twitter feed announced that Rodgers suffered a broken collarbone and may be out for the season. A Mason Crosby field goal allowed Green Bay to go into the locker room down by just four points. Of course, being able to count on a quarterback to take the snaps is nothing new for Green Bay. Matt Flynn , the quarterback who kept the Packers afloat in 2013, most likely isn't walking through the door.

Sports Ezekiel Elliott's Texas lawsuit
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott's Texas lawsuit "not over" yet

The NFL announced that the suspension was effective immediately, though further appeals were possible and the Cowboys are not playing this weekend. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell issued Elliott's suspension in August , following a year-long investigation that concluded the running back physically assaulted ex-girlfriend Tiffany Thompson on three occasions in July 2016.

Sports Saints, 49ers agreed to NaVorro Bowman trade, but snag sinks deal
Author: 0 Saints, 49ers agreed to NaVorro Bowman trade, but snag sinks deal

San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman (53) warms up before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams in Santa Clara, Calif., Thursday, Sept. Bowman originally joined the 49ers as a third-round pick in 2010 and quickly formed one of the league's best linebacking duos with Patrick Willis.

Sports Mesut Ozil lacks ruthless streak of true Arsenal greats, says Troy Deeney
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil lacks ruthless streak of true Arsenal greats, says Troy Deeney

Wenger about himself, but the reason they lost wasn't due to one penalty". Wenger tried to blame the referee for the defeat, but Deeney believes that obfuscates the issue entirely. "I have seen the penalty now and I respect the decision of the referee", he was reported as saying . 'For me, as a player, I just think happy days.

Sports Patriots, Jets, playing for AFC East lead
Author: 0 Patriots, Jets, playing for AFC East lead

But their last-minute comeback attempt fell short. Seferian-Jenkins was upset on the sideline and it's clear why. The journeyman quarterback became the sixth player in as many games to throw for at least 300 yards against New England's defense this season.

Sports Day after vehicle theft, CM urges LG to strengthen law and order
Author: 0 Day after vehicle theft, CM urges LG to strengthen law and order

Arvind Kejriwal and a few others from the Aam Aadmi Party were reasonably annoyed with the auto being stolen. A sword has been found in the car's back seat. Anticipating a reply, he said once his letter was made public, the Delhi Police would come up with statistics to try to prove that law and order was in control.

Author: 0 Liverpool could never be as defensive as Manchester United, says Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool managed a first clean sheet in eight games yet were left frustrated by United at Anfield for the second successive season. Klopp freshened up his team during the latter stages by bringing on Daniel Sturridge, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Dominic Solanke for his front three of Philippe Coutinho, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino.

Sports Watford v Arsenal - Probable lineups - Wenger facing injury crisis in defence
Author: 0 Watford v Arsenal - Probable lineups - Wenger facing injury crisis in defence

Meanwhile Watford are on inspired form under boss Marco Silva, with 3 wins and 3 draws from their opening 7 games. "After that we were unlucky because the decision on the penalty is a bit ridiculous". Arsenal's first away goal of the season was also Per Mertesacker's first in the league since December 2013. Moments later came the penalty drama, and then in injury time when Andre Carrillo's shot was blocked Cleverley lashed in a dramatic victor.

Sports Panthers Fan Sucker Punches Older Eagles Fan In NSFW Video
Author: 0 Panthers Fan Sucker Punches Older Eagles Fan In NSFW Video

Carrigan said in his post the man who eventually was punched wasn't happy that the other man and his girlfriend stood in front of him throughout the game. An Instagram user identified as Warren C shared the video and explained what led to the fight. We are working with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department to pursue charges to the fullest extent of the law.

Sports Never Said It Was Lionel Messi Team - Mauricio Pochettino Blasts Pep Guardiola
Author: 0 Never Said It Was Lionel Messi Team - Mauricio Pochettino Blasts Pep Guardiola

The 24-year-old also notched goals for England in World Cup Qualifying and Tottenham in the European Cup taking his overall tally for September to 13 in eight matches. City then prized right-back Kyle Walker from Tottenham during the last transfer window and Guardiola was keen to remind both Pochettino and those present of his previous praise.

Sports The Rafael Nadal resurgence continues
Author: 0 The Rafael Nadal resurgence continues

Dimitrov, at 2-2 in the decisive set, had Nadal's back to the wall and forced the Spaniard to survive a break point. "If not, I will be nearly dead because he is going to go for the shots". But Nadal took the match, although not without some difficulty, losing the second set on a tie-break. The final set was full of momentum shifts, first starting with Dimitrov's break of serve in the opening game as he carried over the momentum from the second set.

Sports Astros starting Keuchel in Game 1, Verlander in Game 2
Author: 0 Astros starting Keuchel in Game 1, Verlander in Game 2

Judge, the six-foot-seven rookie right-fielder, hit an AL-best 52 homers this year. These pitchers will face two of the best hitters in the majors in Houston's Jose Altuve and NY rookie Aaron Judge . "It's just been a culmination of command, location, maybe a little more confidence", Keuchel said of his success. "I remember I was at home that day and my brother told me, "Hey, we got him", and I was like, "No, we didn't".

Sports Arsenal defender Skhodran Mustafi ruled out for at least a month
Author: 0 Arsenal defender Skhodran Mustafi ruled out for at least a month

Arsene Wenger has revealed Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi will be out of action until next month due to a hamstring injury. The news of Mustafi's injury may not be too much of a blow to Wenger though considering he hasn't featured for the Gunners so far this season.

Sports Philippe Coutinho named on 30-man shortlist for 2017 Ballon d'Or
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho named on 30-man shortlist for 2017 Ballon d'Or

Coutinho's inclusion in the 30-man list comes on the back of an impressive run of form for Liverpool that recently caught the attention of Barcelona . It was a summer of speculation surrounding Coutinho's future. Barcelona appear to be on a PR crusade this week to show the world they're in really good financial health and have been run very well financially over the past couple of years of so.

Sports Kante ruled out of France's final World Cup qualifier
Author: 0 Kante ruled out of France's final World Cup qualifier

After a bright start underlined by goals from Antoine Griezmann and Olivier Giroud, Les Bleus appeared to tire in the second half as the exertions of two matches in four days showed following a 1-0 win against Bulgaria in Sofia on Saturday.

Sports Videos of Messi's Top 5 Hat-trick Goals
Author: 0 Videos of Messi's Top 5 Hat-trick Goals

Prior to finding the back of the net not once, not twice, but three times on Tuesday evening, Messi and Argentina notably found themselves down 1-0 early. "The only ones who would be happy if Messi doesn't go to the World Cup would be Maradona fans because, that way, they can keep saying that he's the best".

Sports Heavy Smoke, Ash From Anaheim Fire Causes Unhealthy Air Quality Across Region
Author: 0 Heavy Smoke, Ash From Anaheim Fire Causes Unhealthy Air Quality Across Region

The damage assessment is ongoing. The L.A. County Fire Department has six strike teams deployed in Orange County, said spokesman Marvin Lim. It was just 5 percent contained. She said she didn't get much sleep. Check back for more information. Fires in California's wine country, an area in the north of the state, broke out almost simultaneously and then exploded overnight, sending residents fleeing as embers rained down and flames raged around them.

Author: 0 Serena set for Australia Open

She was eight weeks pregnant when she won a record 23rd major at last January's Australian Open and after her daughter's birth she announced her initials were a nod to the tournament. The 2018 Australian Open has been officially launched with the world's top tennis players committed to playing in the tournament. "Obviously, at training now, there is several months to go and it will be up to her as far as where she is with her fitness".

Sports Australia vs Syria World Cup Qualifying AFC 2018
Author: 0 Australia vs Syria World Cup Qualifying AFC 2018

An early through ball that completely tore apart Australia's defensive line and landed at the feet of Syrian striker Omar Al Somah resulted in a goal flying past goalkeeper Mat Ryan and the Socceroos were behind 1-0. Australia midfielder Mark Milligan described the beleaguered national side as "outstanding", saying "they fought with everything" on the night.

Sports Sadio Mané Faces Six-Week Layoff Following Hamstring Injury
Author: 0 Sadio Mané Faces Six-Week Layoff Following Hamstring Injury

Liverpool striker Sadio Mane is facing up to six weeks out of action after picking up a hamstring injury on global duty with Senegal , the Premier League club said on Tuesday. Jurgen Klopp's side have some genuinely crucial matches coming up in the next few weeks, both in the Champions League and Premier League. Mane has netted three goals for the Reds so far this season and is behind just Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino in the scoring charts.

Sports Iceland become smallest nation to qualify for 2018 World Cup
Author: 0 Iceland become smallest nation to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Everton midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson and Johann Gudmundsson scored in Reykjavik as Iceland , with a population of just 330 000, booked a place at the Mundial for the first time ever. "Are you kidding! We are going to the World Cup!" the local TV commentator bellowed as the final whistle blew and fireworks erupted over the Laugardalsvollur national stadium.

Sports Rodgers comes to Packers' rescue
Author: 0 Rodgers comes to Packers' rescue

In the process, they may have found a solution to their backfield woes, as rookie running back Aaron Jones exploded for 125 rushing yards and a touchdown Sunday. He replaced Ty Montgomery , out after breaking some ribs in the win over the Bears. At that point, Green Bay coach Mike McCarthy said he wasn't thinking about January's playoff win.

Sports Red Sox Beat Houston Sunday to Avoid Elimination
Author: 0 Red Sox Beat Houston Sunday to Avoid Elimination

David Price pitched four scoreless innings of relief. Houston outscored Boston 16-4 in Games 1 and 2, and arrived in Boston thinking about a sweep. a three-run home run. However, Houston did not add any more runs the entire game as Boston rallied to take a one-run lead and then routed the Astros with a 6-run seventh.

Sports Germany beat Costa Rica 2-1 in Group C opener in Goa
Author: 0 Germany beat Costa Rica 2-1 in Group C opener in Goa

The match had been postponed by 24 hours after heavy rainfall, and a 66th minute goal from Eddie Hernandez for Honduras may have also delayed Costa Rican celebrations. The U.S. hosts Panama on Friday, trailing its visiting third-place opponent by one point and level on points with Honduras, but ahead on goal differential for the fourth spot.

Sports Ravens, Raiders seek turnarounds after back-to-back losses
Author: 0 Ravens, Raiders seek turnarounds after back-to-back losses

After recording eight interceptions in the first two games, the Ravens have just one in the past two games, by Eric Weddle against the Steelers. Expect for Downing to mix in far more rushing attempts early Sunday, and if the Raiders hope to get their season back on course, they'll need Marshawn Lynch & Co.to find lanes early and often against Baltimore .

Sports Western Michigan's 7-overtime win over Buffalo included plenty of insane stats
Author: 0 Western Michigan's 7-overtime win over Buffalo included plenty of insane stats

Western Michigan headed to Buffalo as a seven-point favorite on Saturday. Then Buffalo fumbled away its third possession, and Grant got another chance to win the game with a field goal. Johnson finished with 11 catches for 195 yards and two TDs, Holsey had six catches for 143 yards and one score and Osborn had seven receptions for 138 yards three touchdowns.

Sports Ray Borg issues quick and thoughtful statement on Demetrious Johnson loss
Author: 0 Ray Borg issues quick and thoughtful statement on Demetrious Johnson loss

Ferguson's third-round victory earned the Californian his 10th straight victory and the UFC's Interim Lightweight championship. "Nobody's talked about Diaz", White told reporters at the UFC 216 post-fight press conference. "That's what we do", Johnson said of the unique end that increased his winning streak to 13. You have to shift people's weight when they're trying to be heavy, so once I shifted his weight and he threw the elbow, I said I've got you.