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Heyman | Ohtani to come to Major League Baseball as agreement reached

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The Major League Baseball Players Association said it had approved an extension to Tuesday's deadline for MLB and Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) to reach a new posting agreement. In this phase of the accord, players must be posted between November 1 and December 5, and after posting will have a 30-day window to sign. 1, down from November 1-March 1, the person said. Read More »

Keenum Makes Cases for Chucking It or Checking Down

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Keenum continues to make it hard on Zimmer to make a change and Zimmer sounds like a coach willing to ride out Keenum while he's successful. Keenum threw for 280 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 24-7 win over the Los Angeles Rams . His mobility has helped the Vikings give up a league-low 10 sacks. Late in the first quarter, the quarterback evaded the Rams pass rush and launched a miracle pass while he was being hit by defensive lineman Michael Brockers that landed in the hands of ... Read More »

Mido suggests Mohamed Salah better than Raheem Sterling

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Former Tottenham Hotspur striker Mido has predicted on social networking site Twitter that Mohamed Salah will leave Liverpool for Real Madrid soon. It seems Liverpool fans are keen to follow suit, as with the Egyptian in their free-scoring, attacking set-up with Philippe Coutinho, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino, it seems the sky could be the limit for Liverpool and Salah. Read More »

Gabby Douglas Says She Was Also Abused By Team Doctor Larry Nassar

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Douglas said no one has the right to "harass or abuse" women, no matter what they're wearing. "It would be like saying that because of the leotards we wore, it was our fault that we were abused by Larry Nassar ". The 21-year-old continued her apology, "I take my job as a role model very seriously and I always want to do my best to represent all the best qualities that a role model should embody". Read More »

Former NBA star Ray Allen claims in court he was 'catfished'

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Allen's attorney, David Oscar Markus, issued a statement on his client's behalf claiming that the two-time National Basketball Association champion "was the victim of an online scheme to extract money and embarrass him by someone who appears to be troubled", and who has made various threats "against Ray and his family". Read More »

Raiders part ways with defensive coordinator Ken Norton, Jr

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Coach Jack Del Rio made the announcement Tuesday that Norton will be let go and assistant John Pagano will step into the coordinator role leading up to this week's home game against the Denver Broncos. Raiders opponents have completed a league-high 72.3 percent of their passes this season. He was the linebackers coach for the Seattle Seahawks for four seasons before joining Oakland. Read More »

Ange Postecoglou quits as Socceroos coach after job 'takes its toll'

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Postecoglou met with FFA chairman Steven Lowy and chief executive Gallop in Sydney ahead of the FFA Cup final to begin talks on Tuesday. Postecoglou confirmed the news at a press conference this morning. Postecoglou's future had always been a subject of discussion, with the 52-year-old clearly unhappy with elements of the football community throughout 2017. Read More »

Tottenham come from behind to beat Dortmund and seal top spot

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With one round remaining, the defending champion can not catch the English Premier League side on account of its inferior head-to-head record, despite its 6-0 rout of APOEL Nicosia in Cyprus. Kane's equalizer, when it came after the break, was down to an error from Jeremy Toljan. Mistakes crept into the home side's game, passes went astray, and the players found it harder to push forward. Read More »

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'Fantastic to be back playing'

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Both Carragher and his MNF co-pundit Craig Bellamy found the footage very amusing and you can watch it here... Ibrahimovic told Sky Sports: "I think we can chase City, why is it not a possibility?" I was really happy he scored that goal'. Read More »

Joe Morgan to Hall of Fame Voters: 'Steroid Users Don't Belong Here'

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Morgan writes that steroid users cheated and don't belong in Cooperstown. Bonds and Clemens were named in the Mitchell Report, but never failed a drug test. Commissioner Bud Selig, who oversaw the steroids era, was actually inducted into the Hall of Fame last July. "We don't want fans ever to think that". Read More »

Latest Rumours on Antoine Griezmann and Javier Pastore — PSG Transfer News

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Griezmann's lack of form has been exacerbated by a dearth of other goalscoring options as Atletico have scored just 12 times in their last 15 games and failed to score more than once in a game for two months. This does not mean they do not go away one day. "We could have won and we have could have lost and that is the beauty of the game". Griezmann also opened up about his relationship with Atletico boss Diego Simeone , admitting he would have left if the Argentine quit in 2016. Read More »

Ex-Braves GM banned for life by MLB; Atlanta loses prospects

After getting caught circumventing worldwide signing rules and bonuses, they started taking care of the problem internally by letting go of GM John Coppolella and special assistant Gordon Blakeley right after the news broke. With that in mind here are players that the Braves should target to bring to Atlanta . All 13 players will become free agents and are eligible to sign with any team. Read More »

Dugdale avoids suspension for going on I'm a Celebrity

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While the folks at ITV and I'm A Celeb have yet to officially confirm that they will be heading into the jungle, the pair has already been spotted wearing the camp clothing and getting on board a helicopter in Australia. In a bid to calm the row, the MSP has agreed to give away her parliamentary salary for the duration of her stint on TV, as well as part of her appearance fee. Read More »

Texans' D'Onta Foreman suffers ankle injury on 34-yard TD run

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They're this far behind him, instead of that far in front of them just because of the lack of reps with that guy, but it was to the right guy. Do you Ellington will have a big game? Hopkins played with Johnson in his final two seasons in Houston and still considers him a mentor even though he's now firmly placed himself among the NFL's top receivers. Read More »

Five-star center Bol Bol commits to Oregon

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He also discussed how the Ducks' coaching staff got to know his game without comparing him to his famous father. "I didn't know much about the school until I started getting recruited by Oregon's assistant coach, Tony Stubblefield", Bol wrote. Read More »

Mizzou's Porter (spine) likely out for season

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The No. 2 recruit in the class of 2017 and a preseason All-American, Porter flew Monday to Dallas with his mother to see a specialist for what the university previously had described as a leg injury, the St. The freshman was shaping up to have an incredible season. We will continue to work every day to build Mizzou Basketball into a program to be proud of. Read More »

Chris Smalling hits back at Gareth Southgate after England snub

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Smalling has clearly been stung by Southgate's implied criticism that he wanted to play central defenders who can bring the ball out of defence better he can. He subsequently missed United's first game back after the global break-the 4-1 home defeat of Newcastle United on Saturday-and, according to Mourinho, will be absent for upcoming games against Basel and Brighton & Hove Albion, per Wheeler. Read More »

Grand slams to reduce seeds from 32 to 16 from 2019

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The Australian Open will feature a shot clock while all four Grand Slams will now have 16 seeds as part of a raft of rule changes. The length of time between points has been a cause of consternation in the sport and while increasing the period allowed appears counterintuitive, shot-clocks will take the decision over whether to penalise a slow player out of the umpire's hands. Read More »

LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers aren't done, after all

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In Monday's blowout win over the Pistons , James only played 27 minutes. They've taken their time with me and I appreciate that. Karl Malone was 37, played 38 minutes a night. "Yeah, he's superhuman, but eventually his superhuman powers go away", Green said last week, per Sam Amick of USA Today . He has played 644 total minutes, also tops in the National Basketball Association. Read More »

Barcelona invited to sign Mesut Ozil for £17.7m in January

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For Barcelona , Mundo Deportivo believe Ozil fits all the requirements: A world class player, who can play in the Champions League and is available in January. 'The quality of the contract has to be good, I'm convinced they love the club, they love the team, ' Arsene Wenger , speaking after the victory, said of Ozil and Alexis Sanchez . Read More »

Virgil Van Dijk Will Suit Liverpool - Dirk Kuyt

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Van Dijk is under contract with Liverpool until 2022 but the Reds are thought to be monitoring his progress still and could make their move once again in the winter window. "That's up to the club". Winning six of their first 12 league fixtures this season, Liverpool are now fifth in the English top-flight and continue their Champions League campaign at Sevilla on Tuesday evening. Read More »

LaVar Ball questions Trump's role in son's release

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Trump, already in China on his tour of Asia, was informed of the situation and intervened to have them released. As shown in separate clips from the interview , Ball said, "I helped my son get out... Cavuto asked, noting that the UCLA players thanked Trump following his efforts with Chinese President Xi Jinping. So, why are you calling for more real estate? Trump had previously tweeted that he wondered if the three players would thank him, saying that they "were headed for 10 years in ... Read More »

Schalke Interest in Mesut Ozil Revealed in Latest Rumours

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Arsenal's last chance to recoup cash for the German is in January and it is a situation that also applies to Alexis Sanchez. With the Germany global adamant to run down his contract, he looks set to move away from the Emirates as a free agent, unless he is sold in January. Read More »