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by | October 24, 2017 | 00:37

For the time being, Phoenix has selected Jay Triano to take over as the interim head coach, but this may not be the end of their departures if one player's issues aren't sorted out. Watson was hired as the interim coach after the Suns after they fired Jeff Hornacek in 2016. The issues in Phoenix could be the reasons why Bledsoe aims to leave.

by | October 21, 2017 | 00:28

Those protests were conducted by players to protest the treatment of African Americans by law enforcement across the U.S. However, the league said it will not mandate that players stand for the anthem despite Trump's continued requests. The protests had mostly fizzled out until last month, when Trump reignited the issue by decrying any player who kneeled during the anthem as a "son of a bitch" who should be fired.

by | October 20, 2017 | 00:33

But that's not the problem for us and there is another situation maybe I'm guilty of, I never speak about injuries. "(Zlatan) Ibrahimovc, (Paul) Pogba, ( Marouane) Fellaini , Marcos Rojo - I can cry but I don't, so we do it with what we have.

by | October 20, 2017 | 00:24

He immediately began hobbling and rubbing his left knee. Though Draymond Green shares the spotlight with fellow Golden State Warriors stars Kevin Durant , Steph Curry and Klay Thompson, he is the unquestioned emotional leader of the team.

by | October 16, 2017 | 00:33

They all just backed off. Troy Deeney believes Mesut Ozil is not ruthless enough in comparison to Arsenal legends of years gone by and is too "nonchalant" about wasting great opportunities. "After that we were punished by a bad refereeing decision". There was a pinball inside the Arsenal penalty area and Tom Cleverley smashes the ball into the roof of the net.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:26

The clash takes place at Vicarage road on Saturday, kick-off is scheduled for 17:30 (GMT). Arsenal were dealt a fresh blow in terms of an injury during the global break when Mustafi hobbled off with hamstring trouble while playing for Germany .

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:26

However, the Frenchman said the club had not set a deadline to conclude a deal. Sanchez and Ozil continue to be linked with a move away from North London with both Manchester clubs believed to be keen on talking business. "I will have to speak to him", Wenger said. "It is not happening at the moment" - and Merson's return to football with fourth-tier Welsh club Caerau of Maesteg - "We talk about professional football here".

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:40

Chris Coleman's side had been on course to challenge the likes of England , Germany, Spain, Italy and France for the inaugural title in European football's third major global competition but lost out by less than 600 coefficient points. UEFA first approved the tournament in 2014, and has chose to split the 55 countries into four so-called "leagues", based on its coefficient rankings.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:38

Reports said Brady did not participate because of an AC joint sprain in his left shoulder. Coach Bill Belichick was predictably tight-lipped when asked about Brady at his press conference, but was willing to concede a couple of things about his quarterback.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:18

If Embiid is able to play for the majority of the next six years, that extension will look like a bargain. Oft-injured 23-year-old center Joel Embiid - who has played just 31 games through the first three years of his National Basketball Association career after also missing the 2014 Big 12 and NCAA Tournaments because of a back injury suffered in a one-and-done college season at Kansas - on Monday agreed in principle to a 5-year, $148 million designated rookie scale maximum contract ...

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:29

On Monday, Los Angeles, among others, celebrated "indigenous, aboriginal and native people" after its City Council in August dropped Columbus Day as a holiday. Scott said they wanted the discussion, now in its second year, to be inclusive, so they partnered with the Latino fraternity on campus as well as the Italian organization.

by | October 09, 2017 | 00:26

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez admitted after the game he feared the worse when Fellaini went down. In a post on social media, Belgium said Fellaini has had a scan and will be "out for a couple of weeks". The Belgian scored twice against Crystal Palace in the final match before the worldwide break and has been preferred in midfield ahead of Ander Herrera , the club's player of the year last season.

by | October 08, 2017 | 00:33

Not easy for the batsmen to get under the ball. The omen was not good for the visitors as captain Davide Warner was dismissed by Bhuvneshwar in his first over with eight runs on the board, which the captain scored. With the Ashes series on the horizon, Australia will not be likely to take any unnecessary risks with the batsman's fitness. India have recalled veteran left-arm pacer Ashish Nehra as he joins Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah in the pace-bowling department.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:15

Two militants were killed in the gunbattle that is raging near the airport, forcing brief suspension of air traffic and closure of schools in the vicinity. All morning flights to and from Srinagar airport were cancelled in view of them, officials said. "Employees working at the airport have been allowed to proceed but flight operations are yet to be resumed", the police official said.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:28

I think pretty much everybody enjoys having Ed Orgeron (career record: 25-31) in and around college football in one capacity or another, ideally answering questions on camera as often as possible. Etling threw to D.J. Chark for a 27-yard gain to the 36 and threw another deep pass into Troy territory. After absorbing a blow to his midsection in the second quarter, Etling did not return for the beginning of the second half, so Myles Brennan , a rifle-armed freshman quarterback, entered.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:25

Mendy then played in the games against Liverpool, Feyenoord, Watford and Palace, with City keeping clean sheets in each one. "No way", Guardiola said about his chances of playing against Chelsea . Losing the 23-year-old for the majority of the season will be a big blow to City as he is not only an excellent player, he's also their only natural left-back.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:25

And their pressure paid off when Fellaini scored his second header of the night with just four second-half minutes played. "We are trying to instil our ideas in the team, I would like to think that time goes on we will get better they will understand more what we want".

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:44

The Gunners seemed reluctant to kill off the game, though, and Gordeychuk got another goal back with 23 minutes left, blasting high into the net from point-blank range after Ospina had saved Ivanic's header, with the visitors' defence asleep.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:38

In Group K, Alassane Plea scored twice as Nice beat Vitesse Arnhem of the Netherlands 3-0 in a game interrupted for around 15 minutes due to floodlight failure. "If you are not performing consistently at a club like Arsenal , then there are other players ready to take the opportunity - which I learned the tough way", Iwobi told Evening Standard .

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:36

The 29-year-old, scorer of six goals in six league appearances this season, had been attending a concert in Amsterdam on his day off. It was a very heavy slam but seatbelts prevented it being worse'. The player's first club, Independiente, said on Twitter: "Strength and fast recovery. All @Independiente is with you at this hard time". In his Friday press conference, he said: "Sergio is still in Amsterdam he's coming back".

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:35

If you want to just use him as a "set and forget" player that's definitely valid, but there are certainly better value options out there. "I don't know what the supporters think". The worldwide break follows the weekend's Premier League matches with Aguero in Argentina's squad for their last two World Cup qualifiers against Peru and Ecuador on October 5 and 10.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:34

BATE's goalkeeper, Denis Scherbitski , passed the ball straight to Walcott who couldn't believe his luck and scored easily to double Arsenal's lead. However, performances like that against Borisov will do his confidence a world of good and show that he still has it in him to perform at the greatest stage of them all.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:35

Wenger is understood to have travelled without Laurent Koscielny, Aaron Ramsey, Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez , Granit Xhaka, Alexandre Lacazette, Sead Kolasinac, Hector Bellerin and Nacho Monreal. I still feel the effects of those surgeries to this day, five years on from the first of those, and I have struggled to play football and other sports during that time.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:33

Brighton have only beaten Arsenal twice in 16 attempts, with their last victory coming in 1982, and they have never won at the Gunners . Denis Shcherbitski - 4/10 - He made a very good save initially before Walcott tapped in for the first goal and also made a fantastic fingertip save to deny Walcott his hat-trick just before half-time.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:34

Per Mertesacker won the initial header off a corner and the ball bounced the Holding who shinned/kneed/thighed it in. Arsenal started looking shaky at the back but managed to go into halftime at 3-1. I have played several positions in it - left wing-back, left off the forward, central midfield. He's at an age where a player normally gets to the best of his career.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:31

Wilshere has endured a miserable spell as he slipped down the pecking order with Arsenal and England before finding himself sent on loan to Bournemouth last season. "I am back training, it has been a while, and I am enjoying it". Just two minutes later the same two players combined and this time Walcott scored.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:28

An error from BATE goalkeeper Denis Shcherbitski handed Walcott his second, capitalising on a woeful clearance before drilling into the bottom left corner from 12 yards. In becoming the 19th Arsenal player to reach the milestone , Giroud also achieved it in quicker time than both Dennis Bergkamp and Robin van Persie.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:23

He's still got that teenage innocence, that "who, me?" thing that will surely rub off by next year, but for now it's impossible not to at least like the young man, even if you abhor the Yankees . "What he's done, 50 home runs, carrying this team to the playoffs, we can honestly say we're in this spot because of him". The 25-year-old wound up getting both home run balls back and said he will give them to his parents.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:23

It was a repeat of the Group phase clash between the rivals which the Eagles won 2-0, but the Black Stars were a different class on the night, taking Nigeria apart to the delight of a heavily partisan crowd. Sunday will be a new chapter we have to open and we will do so by trying to beat Nigeria. "We have local coaches, who are equally good as Maxwell, we can give them the opportunity to exhibit their capabilities".

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:26

The fifth? It was the game-winner. After rocking Kinnick Stadium for most of the fourth quarter, a hush fell over the 66,205 people in attendance for the Iowa/Penn State game on September 23. Those two games could decide who gets a spot in the Big Ten championship game, as well as one invitation to the national semifinals. After being bottled up by the Nittany Lions for much of the game, Iowa running back Akrum Wadley started making big plays.