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Cubs plane diverted to Albuquerque


Albuquerque International Sunport spokesman Daniel Jiron said the plane landed in Albuquerque around 5:30 a.m. Friday and a passenger was taken to the hospital. According to FlightAware, the plane took off from Albuquerque at 9:28 a.m. and was scheduled to arrive at LAX at around 11 a.m. The good news is the situation is not life-threatening for the individual. Read More »

Tottenham Could Break Premier League Attendance Record Vs. Bournemouth


You ask any footballer if they could score a hat-trick anywhere they would pick Wembley. As such, it is little surprise that Bournemouth can be backed at a chunky 12/1 (13 .0) with SportPesa to claim their first away win of the season at Wembley against a Spurs side that has been in fantastic form in front of goal. Read More »

Carolina Panthers fan punches 62 year-old man in face

Things got so bad that eventually a single mom and her son seated nearby got up and left. In a video that has been widely circulated on social media today, Maraghy was caught on tape punching another fan, leaving him with a bloody face. Read More »

Windies included in innovative ICC Test league

The mini-global cricket festival, which will feature 10 countries, will be held in March next year and that has also given the Chevrons a huge boost to qualify for the global world cricket showcase in England in two years time. As a result of the same, Australia will shift focus from Test and ODI and appear more frequently in the shortest format of the game. Sutherland said that when the championship kicked off, Australia would play slightly less Test cricket than the team does now. Read More »

Altidore sends apology to USMNT supporters after World Cup debacle


The league site also quotes Gulati as saying he is confident in the US system and saying, "You don't make wholesale changes based on the ball being 2 inches wide or 2 inches in". The team had lost eight games in the qualifying round and stood last in the six-team CONCACAF field known as the Hexagonal - or simply, "the Hex". If the USMNT's disgusting display during the World Cup qualifiers doesn't make U.S. Read More »

Swinney to attend Alabama-Arkansas to celebrate '92 National Title

Following Allen's injury last week, Kelley completed 8 of 13 passes for 140 yards and a touchdown. Allen told reporters he expects to play, but just in case, Saban is preparing as if backup Cole Kelley will start. "I'm not sure they'll change their offense but when (Kelley) has played they've done more quarterback runs", Saban said. Game-planning with such uncertainty is nothing new for Saban. Read More »

Cal brings down No. 8 Washington State 37-3


The Pac-12 said that the conference and schools decided Friday afternoon to play the game as scheduled at 7:30 p.m. He was sacked nine times, and he also lost a fumble that that was returned 26 yards by Cal's Gerran Brown for the Bears' final points. Read More »

Newcastle make Mikel Merino loan deal permanent after an impressive start

Since switching from Dortmund in the offseason, Merino has played in each of Newcastle's seven league games, and scored twice in three appearances for Spain Under-21s. It is probably not ready to happen right now, but I hope to be near in the future. The former Osasuna star is still very young and is developing, and working under manager Rafael Benitez is only going to make him better in the coming years. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard will miss start of season with thigh injury


The Spurs will likely be without All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard for their regular-season opener on October 18 against the Timberwolves, reported. It isn't clear yet when he will be fully recovered, but we do now know that Leonard will miss some regular season time. Leonard has not practiced since training camp began but has been rehabbing at the Spurs' practice facility. Read More »

James Harrison Has "No Clue" What Role He'll Play Against Chiefs


TIGHT MAKES RIGHT: The Chiefs often deploy two and three tight ends at a time, and they're not opposed to lining up in a four-wide receivers look comprised, in part, by as many as three tight ends. But the best right now is Hunt, whose 609 yards on the ground is almost 150 yards better than fellow rookie Leonard Fournette. Pittsburgh has won five of its last six against the Chiefs and the two have hit the under in five of their last six meetings. Read More »

Denver Broncos concerned about slowing down Giants TE Evan Engram


Even if he was facing a team of pee-wee football players, Broncos star Von Miller insisted Thursday that he would approach Sunday night's game against the depleted, reeling Giants the same way. Opponents are gaining an average of 139 yards per game on the ground against the Giants. Cornerbacks Aqib Talib , Chris Harris Jr. and Bradley Roby have been excellent in the Broncos secondary. Read More »

NCAA Football Clemson at Syracuse Preview and Prediction


More significantly, the Tigers have given up just eight touchdowns all season and no team has scored more than seven points against them through three periods. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 57 points. Clemson should be the overwhelming favorite in this one. "I played very, very, very good football teams before", Babers said. Read More »

Atlanta Hawks acquire Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder from Cleveland Cavaliers


The Cavaliers will have one year to use them. Jefferson had already announced a retirement after winning the 2016 NBA Finals, although he ultimately went back on that to play another season. A 16-year veteran, Jefferson was the 16th overall pick of the Houston Rockets , but he was traded to the then-New Jersey Nets, where he played for seven seasons as starter. Read More »

National Football League to play Chargers-Raiders game in Oakland, will monitor air quality


He suffered the injury against the Denver Broncos on October 1. Williams, who missed all of training camp, participated in his first fully padded practice Thursday. He's cleared to go and got the green light. "He had a full week of practice for the most part, so we're ready to go". "It is a lonely feeling". "It hurts because I see the sacrifice all my teammates make, and I just want to be out there to help them because I believe that I can". Read More »

Liverpool unveil Kenny Dalglish Stand at Anfield


Under Klopp, who celebrated two years in charge of the club last week, Liverpool have reached two finals and have returned to the Champions League but have endured a hard start to the campaign and go into the weekend seven points behind the two Manchester clubs. Read More »

Kansas, Mizzou in talks to play basketball exhibition for hurricane relief


Neither school has confirmed the reports. Each school will distribute about half of the 18,000 tickets with the goal to raise more than $1 million for charity. The game will not be televised or streamed, but KU and MU will broadcast it on their radio networks. Both schools sought a waiver from the NCAA to play in the game. Read More »

India's Nehra to retire from internationals

India finished runners-up during that year but Nehra ticked the box eight years later in the 2011 World Cup . Nehra said that he has spoken with the Indian Cricket team management and with MSK Prasad, the chairman of the selection committee, regarding his decision to retire at his home town. Read More »

Liverpool's Sadio Mane facing six weeks out with hamstring injury

Liverpool said the injury "could keep him out of action for up to six weeks" starting with Saturday's league game against arch-rivals Manchester United at Anfield. Liverpool are at their best on the counter, where Mane's speed across the pitch, as well as his speed of thought, are devastating to opponents. Who will cover for Mane? Liverpool have advanced Philippe Coutinho into the front three to fill in for Mane before, opening up space for Emre Can and James Milner in the ... Read More »

Antonio Conte: I 'suffered' while Chelsea won the title


As per the London Evening Standard , Mirabelli says that the club remain committed to Vincenzo Montella, despite the latter being under pressure after a slow start to the season. "Yesterday [Thursday] with Carlo [Cudicini] we went to a Brazilian restaurant". "My work is the same if they're here or not, but for my family it's worse because they were very far and instead now we are together and they live the same feeling if we win, we draw or we lose". Read More »

Should the Bears sign LB NaVorro Bowman?


The San Francisco 49ers have released linebacker NaVorro Bowman in a move that cut ties with one of the few remaining links from the team's last run of success. Since returning from the knee injury he suffered during the 2014 NFC Championship Game against the Seattle Seahawks , Bowman hasn't been the same dominant linebacker. Read More »

India Vs Australia: 'Sorry Aussies', Guwahati Fans Apologise For Rock-Throwing Incident


Earlier in the day, Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore, condemning the incident, insisted that India was still one of the most gracious hosts in world. Taking to Twitter, Rathore? said that the stone-throwing incident in Guwahati was not reflective of the country's security measures. Aus team & Federation Internationale de Football Association are content w/those. Read More »

Donald Trump to announce broad Iran strategy later this week: White House


Sanders tweeted Tuesday evening that she was "excited" to welcome Gidley to the West Wing press shop. "Sorry, we're just going to have to agree to disagree". "He has full confidence in the secretary of state". Gidley, whose first day on the job will be Wednesday, will serve under White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and alongside principal deputy press secretary Raj Shah and deputy press secretary Lindsay Walters. Read More »

Bradford, Diggs out Sunday for Vikings


Safety Andrew Sendejo (groin) returned to practice as a limited participant on Friday and is listed as questionable. Bradford did not practice all week because of a nagging injury to his left knee. He had 10 previous year, nine at tackle and one at left guard. Bradford, who has been nursing a knee injury ever since Week 1, played briefly on Monday night against Chicago before being pulled after apparently re-injuring his knee. Read More »

Cavaliers shut down LeBron James for remainder of preseason


Because of this, the four-time NBA MVP (Most Valuable Player) has been ruled out of his team's final preseason game against the Orlando Magic happening tomorrow, October 13. James had 17 points but also registered eight turnovers. James originally injured his ankle during Cleveland's practice on September 27. The team held an extended practice Wednesday looking to right the ship, even without James. Read More »

Ronald Koeman not interested in Holland job


Despite his numerous fitness concerns, Everton boss Koeman values the services McCarthy can provide when healthy and is glad to see him return to training, but the Dutchman believes the former Wigan Athletic star needs to play for the Under-23s before he can be considered available for the first team. Read More »

Hartley to race F1 for Toro Rosso


Toro Rosso team Principal Franz Tost reportedly wants to use next the race as a chance to evaluate a new driver to add to next year's roster and while Gasly remains a favourite to retain one of the team's cars, the other is now up in the air. Read More »

Mascherano to retire from internationals after 2018 World Cup


Thanks to Lionel Messi, though, they didn't get to play until past 10:20pm. "We've got to fix it so not everything depends on Messi", he added. Barcelona's superstar put in yet another stellar display as he dragged La Albiceleste from behind to beat Ecuador, scoring three goals in Argentina's 3-1 win. Read More »