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Texans owner meets with players after 'inmates' comment


About 10 players, including wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins , left the practice facility Friday, a source told ESPN , but a lot of them later returned. Jets linebacker Demario Davis said he hadn't heard about it until today and therefore didn't feel comfortable sharing any feelings. Even one major sponsor had threatened to pull out if the National Football League forced players to stand for the anthem. Read More »

AJ Hinch denies report of involvement in hotel bar altercation


That report cited sources who claimed that Hinch "snapped" and began cursing and yelling at trash-talking Dodgers fans in the bar of the Pasadena, California hotel. Shouting turned physical, with police summoned to break up the incident. A source told ESPN's Jerry Crasnick that the guests were disrespectful toward the women in Hinch's group and were asked to leave the bar. Read More »

Rio Ferdinand explains the 'problem' Jose Mourinho has at Manchester United


Shaw played for the coach at Southampton and has spoken in depth about his close relationship with the Argentinian and his wish to feature under him. Victor Lindelof had a day to forget after replacing the injured Jones at Huddersfield and Mourinho will be glad to have the in-form Jones to step back into his starting eleven after making the bench for the Carabao Cup win over Swansea City on Tuesday. Read More »

Yankees announce Joe Girardi is out as manager


Girardi guided a youthful Yankees core to this year's American League Championship Series, but there had been growing chatter that a change might be coming both before and at various points during that impressive postseason run. Girardi compiled a 910-710 record while at the helm of one of baseball's most storied franchises and his win total ranks sixth in Yankees history. Read More »

Arsenal boss Wenger: I was never nervous choosing Nketiah over Alexis


However, the game would see extra-time, with Nketiah's home debut getting even better, courtesy of the victor on 96 minutes. "He has scored goals at youth level and sometimes I don't know why they let him go. Daniel Farke's Norwich took a surprise lead with Murphy latching onto a superb through ball from Sunday's East Anglian derby match-winner James Maddison before finishing past debutant Matt Macey with a cute dink. Read More »

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) Moving Today - Down by 2.59%

Next quarter's EPS is forecasted at $1.04 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $4.61. The Black Creek Investment Management Inc holds 454,831 shares with $41.16 million value, up from 306,607 last quarter. The dividend yield will be $2.38. Lilly Eli & Co now has $93.77B valuation. BMO Capital Markets upgraded Eli Lilly and Co ( NYSE : LLY ) on Monday, November 16 to "Outperform" rating. Read More »

ESPN Cancels "Barstool Van Talk" Deal With Barstool Sports


The showing, featuring Pardon My Take hosts Big Cat and PFT Commenter , aired its only episode last Tuesday at 1 a.m. on ESPN 2. The show often uses a mocking tone for much of mainstream sports media. Then took me into the office for some weird line of questioning. Skipper went on to say he appreciated the efforts of Big Cat and PFT Commenter. Barstool's president also said that he wasn't angry at Ponder for tweeting the controversy that ended the partnership. Read More »

Relive Lonzo Ball's National Basketball Association debut


After the game, Beverley was captured on camera shouting obscenities directed toward Ball. Ingram shot a measly 3-of-15 from the field and scored 12 points. Warren to the foul line with one second left, but he missed the first attempt and was forced to intentionally miss the second. His 25 points are a career high for the former second overall pick. Read More »

The season is not over after Thursday Night Football


Morrow or Xavier Woodson-Luster could fill in for James, flanking Bowman along with Bruce Irvin as the Raiders face division-leading Kansas City trying to snap a four-game losing streak. "I saw Marshawn come out there ; that's his cousin", Penn said, via It was Lynch who provided Peters a safe haven as a youth at his Family First camps at Oakland Tech, helping guide Peters into a top-flight college prospect at West Oakland's McClymond's High. Read More »

Browns will have scouting presence at MI vs. Penn State


Saquon Barkley made a Heisman Trophy statement, and the Nittany Lions roar into a showdown at No. 6 Ohio State next Saturday. There are still two more games remaining in this yawning stretch of season for the Nittany Lions, and next week at Ohio State, far from the whiteout crowd that carried them through Saturday night, may prove to be the toughest of all. Read More »

Marshawn Lynch watched Chiefs-Raiders from the stands after ejection


Following Thursday night's win against the Chiefs, Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch was spotted on the train with Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters . "He was just trying to protect his cousin, get his cousin to the sideline", Penn told ESPN. He was also briefly in the Raiders locker room after the game, and videos appeared on social media of him taking the BART public transportation home to Oakland and whooping it up with fans, as well as purportedly with Peters, who is also from ... Read More »

Draymond Green cleared after knee injury, to play vs. Pelicans


One day after undergoing an MRI test on his left knee and finding no structural damage, the power forward practiced with the Warriors upon arrival in New Orleans Thursday afternoon. It wasn't long before he was diagnosed with a strained left knee. Green's status for Friday's game against the New Orleans Pelicans is uncertain. Read More »

Protests begin against Richard Spencer at Univ. of Florida


In August, Spencer and other white supremacists marched in Charlottesville and on the University of Virginia campus. Spencer's National Policy Institute is paying $10,564 to rent space for the speaking event. UF President W. Kent Fuchs said Wednesday in an interview with The Associated Press that Spencer is "hijacking" public universities - which are compelled by the First Amendment to provide a speaking forum - and forcing taxpayers to pay the resulting security costs. Read More »

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Speaks Amid Protests


Goodell noted that only six or seven players are now protesting during the national anthem and said the league is going to work to make that number zero by addressing the underlying issues of those protests. The number of players refusing to stand has fallen off dramatically since peaking shortly after President Trump suggested at a September 22 speech that owners should fire any "son of a bitch" who refuses to stand. Read More »

Vikings QB Bridgewater cleared to practice


As for Bridgewater , his leg was saved by the quick work of Vikings' director of sports medicine Eric Sugarman after suffering a gruesome non-contact injury at practice 11 days before the 2016 season was set to start. Thoughts of amputation were certainly not out of the question as the young Vikings quarterback was being transported to a nearby medical facility. Now that Bridgewater has been cleared, the team has three weeks to decide whether or not to place him on injured reserve. Read More »

Former 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick files grievance against National Football League over alleged collusion


Kaepernick and other National Football League players". "Kaepernick needs more than mere supposition or belief that he has been victimized by a conspiracy", writes Sports Illustrated reporter Michael McCann . We know that if it occurred, it must have been within the last 90 days, as under Article 17 of the CBA a player has that long to file a grievance . But Kaepernick's most visible impact seemed to come at the start of this season, even though he himself had not been signed to a ... Read More »

Reds stars share a laugh in training ahead of Maribor clash

It's the last place I would do things like this", he added. Liverpool have also dawn with La Liga outfit Sevilla and Russian side Spartak Moscow to leave the Reds winless in the Champions League group stage despite a 6-4 aggregate win against Hoffenheim in the playoff round. Read More »

Rahul, Umesh and Shami dropped from India ODI squad against New Zealand


In his most recent global games - a T20I and an ODI against West Indies in July - he scored 48 and 50* respectively. The limited-overs series starts on October 22 in Mumbai . "Todd Astle, Matt Henry, Henry Nicholls, Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips and George Worker will join the squad following the conclusion of the NZ A tour against India A", New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said in a statement. Read More »