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Sports Attorney: Arrest Warrant For Robby Anderson Dropped, New Court Date Set
Author: 0 Attorney: Arrest Warrant For Robby Anderson Dropped, New Court Date Set

Anderson's attorney, Ed O'Donnell, told NJ Advance Media on Wednesday night Anderson did nothing wrong, and this was simply a misunderstand, with the missed court date. The 24-year-old NY receiver faces a misdemeanor reckless driving charge and four additional traffic violations from his January arrest down in Miami.

Sports Europa League: Diego Simeone hails Costa after 'historic' night for Atletico Madrid
Author: 0 Europa League: Diego Simeone hails Costa after 'historic' night for Atletico Madrid

With the season virtually over already for them they knew only a Europa League win would let their legendary boss go out on a high. Atletico have reached four European finals since Simeone took over in 2012 but this was the first time they had won a semi-final at their new 68,000-capacity stadium, which they moved into previous year after 51 seasons at the Vicente Calderon.

Sports Pro golfer assists Sioux Falls couple in marriage proposal
Author: 0 Pro golfer assists Sioux Falls couple in marriage proposal

But that's exactly what happened Wednesday, when Sean Powell proposed to his girlfriend, Andrea Cota, with a little help from pro golfer Justin Thomas . "Will you marry me?" "He's my favorite golfer", Powell said, "and so I sent him a message, and five minutes later he sent a message back saying, 'I want to help you out.' I nearly threw my phone".

Sports Froome crashes ahead of Giro d'Italia start
Author: 0 Froome crashes ahead of Giro d'Italia start

The Team Sky rider was out on a recon ahead of the time trial in Jerusalem when he suffered a fall. Team Sky told Cycling News that the Brit is "fine" and "there is no significant damage or cause for concern". Like all 176 riders starting the Italian tour on Friday's 9.7-kilometre opening stage time-trial around Jerusalem, Froome had taken advantage of the cordoned-off street course to embark on a reconnaissance ride.

Sports Thirteen trapped underground at South African gold mine
Author: 0 Thirteen trapped underground at South African gold mine

Thirteen miners have been trapped underground after an quake caused a South African gold mine to cave in. Sibanye-Stillwater "will continue to make every effort to locate the remaining five employees who are unaccounted for, and return all the employees safely to surface", the company said in an updated statement on Thursday.

Author: 0 Stock Price Analysis of General Motors Company (GM)

The stock increased 0.41% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $36.57. It decreased Deutsche Bank Ag (NYSE:DB) position by 2.35 million shares to 14.17 million shares, and cut its Ishares Tr (LQD) stake. Galhotra Ashwani Kumar had sold 31,415 shares worth $324,875. Thai-Tang Hau N had sold 15,517 shares worth $160,554. General Motors Company (GM)'s distance from 200 day simple moving average is -9.24 percent, its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -4.34 percent, ...

Sports Peterson shoots 65 to grab first round lead at Wells Fargo Championship
Author: 0 Peterson shoots 65 to grab first round lead at Wells Fargo Championship

With four top-10 finishes in his last nine starts, Moore could be a sneaky good value option to win this week's Wells Fargo Championship . "Michael Jordan and Tiger Woods , to me, are the guys that I really have a great deal of respect for because they were the best and nobody had better focus, nobody had better work habits and all that", Williams said.

Sports Ichiro won't play again in 2018 after joining Mariners front office
Author: 0 Ichiro won't play again in 2018 after joining Mariners front office

In the position of "special assistant to the chairman", Suzuki will work. Ichiro returned to the Mariners this season after a five-year absence, and he was hitting.205 across 47 plate appearances before this change. Ichiro Suzuki will no longer play for the Seattle Mariners this season. The move precludes Ichiro from rejoining the active roster in 2018. He was the face of the record-tying 2001 Mariners team that won 116-games, a team that didn't win a World Series.

Sports Jets cut Bryce Petty; Lions could face Sam Darnold Week 1
Author: 0 Jets cut Bryce Petty; Lions could face Sam Darnold Week 1

Petty, a former high draft pick by the franchise, will be released by the franchise later this afternoon. Instead, Petty was the No. 2 quarterback for the majority of the season and replaced McCown for the final three weeks when McCown suffered a broken hand.

Sports McIlroy aims to move on from Masters misery at Quail Hollow
Author: 0 McIlroy aims to move on from Masters misery at Quail Hollow

A wayward drive on 18 found the water hazard that runs along the left of the fairway, but the world number seven managed to escape with just a single dropped shot to hit the turn in two-under. And, for the most part, McIlroy did Thursday. In 2015, his 61 in the third round is the tournament record low round. What score will it take to win in 2018? I said 'OK, let's.' Once I got back into my routine, I was fine.

Sports National Basketball Association warns Drake over 'bad language'
Author: 0 National Basketball Association warns Drake over 'bad language'

Making sure this doesn't happen again, the National Basketball Association has issued a warning to the rapper for his role in the incident, according to a report from USA Today Sports . The Canadian rapper, real name Aubrey Drake Graham, at halftime of game one overheard Perkins talking trash to Raptors player Serge Ibaka. The pair exchanged words as the Raptors and Cavaliers headed to the tunnels at halftime.

Sports Detroit Lions trade DT Akeem Spence
Author: 0 Detroit Lions trade DT Akeem Spence

With that being said happy to be a Miami Dolphin .! Of course, Jim Caldwell was the coach when Spence signed his deal, and with Caldwell now out, Patricia has clearly chose to move on. According to ESPN.com , Spence agreed to take a pay cut that knocked his 2018 salary from $3.15 million down to $2.575 million. Spence has 41 starts in a five-year National Football League career.

Sports Pro basketball: Knicks hire Fizdale as head coach
Author: 0 Pro basketball: Knicks hire Fizdale as head coach

Among the guests who attended their wedding in San Diego was former Heat power forward Juwan Howard, whom Fizdale beat out for the Knicks' job. Fizdale is the choice, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . The Grizzlies fired Fizdale after the team started 7-12 this past season. In fact, since Jeff Van Gundy left the franchise following the 2001 season, only Mike Woodson has finished his Knicks tenure with a record over.500.

Sports Benzema finally comes through for Madrid
Author: 0 Benzema finally comes through for Madrid

Benzema's two goals here were another feather in the cap for coach Zinedine Zidane , who had chose to start the French striker, despite only one goal in his previous 12 games. Late in the first half Bayern midfielder-cum-defender Joshua Kimmich saw his cross into Real's penalty area blocked by Marcelo , and despite the Bavarian's protests, a spot kick was not awarded, but according to Real's left-back it was the incorrect call.

Sports Falcons announce 5-year deal with QB Matt Ryan
Author: 0 Falcons announce 5-year deal with QB Matt Ryan

The guaranteed amount is $16 million more than Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins got in free agency. Ryan, however, is coming off a very mediocre 2017 season. Mat Ryan is getting PAID. Is Ryan worth $30 million a year? "It's hard to believe it's been 10 years already", Ryan said in a statement after the deal got done.

Sports Drivers wrap up Indy 500 testing, Danica Patrick improves
Author: 0 Drivers wrap up Indy 500 testing, Danica Patrick improves

It took her some time to get adjusted to going almost 220 miles per hour in an open-wheel auto around Indianapolis Motor Speedway , but Patrick accomplished what she needed to Tuesday when she turned 15 laps between 210 and 215 miles per hour and then another 15 laps at more than 215 miles per hour to be approved to run the Indianapolis 500 later this month.

Sports Salah nominated for Premier League Goal of the Month award
Author: 0 Salah nominated for Premier League Goal of the Month award

Salah arrived at Anfield from Roma in pre-season and, although he joined with high expectations following his impressive spell in Italy, few would have predicted the impact he has had. With 43 goals in all competitions this season, he became the first Liverpool player to reach the 40-goal mark since Ian Rush in 1986-87. He may also by that point have broken the record for goals scored in a 38-game season of the English Premier League, which he is now tying with 31 strikes.

Author: 0 Kerr confirms Stephen Curry will return to lineup for Game 3

Curry missed 15 games that included the entirety of the first round of the playoffs. From there, you'll have to answer 8 questions of increasing difficulty. Hosted by famous basketball personality BDot, the competition goes live when Steph Curry hits his first three-pointer on the court. The field is likely get much more crowded as more brands look to ramp up mobile engagement through interactive features and leverage the strategy popularized by HQ Trivia.

Sports PSG's Verratti out for rest of season, to miss French Cup final
Author: 0 PSG's Verratti out for rest of season, to miss French Cup final

At $220 million, Neymar is the most expensive player in history. Now though, in speaking to RMC Sport , Cavani has stated that while there was indeed a problem between he and the Brazilian, they gradually worked it out once Neymar took on board the teamwork ethos of PSG .

Sports Jacob deGrom: MRI reveals no damage; could start Monday
Author: 0 Jacob deGrom: MRI reveals no damage; could start Monday

New York Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom has been cleared for his next start after an MRI revealed no structural damage in his right elbow, the team announced Thursday. DeGrom had been cruising in the game while on the mound, giving up just two hits while striking out six. DeGrom was having his best start of a season to date as he had a 3-0 record to go along with a 2.06 ERA, 1.04 WHIP, and 48 strikeouts coming into the night.

Sports The Moment Bellew Pushes Haye In The Throat
Author: 0 The Moment Bellew Pushes Haye In The Throat

Security staff intervened when Bellew lashed out with his right arm as the pair went head-to-head at the O2 Arena in London. The Liverpudlian stopped his heavyweight rival in the 11th round at the same venue 14 months ago. He would love nothing more than to knock every tooth out of my mouth, don't be fooled, the mask comes off on Saturday. Then, sit back, enjoy the fight and wait to see if your selection wins! There's going to be no rematch this time, your career is over.

Sports Paxton strikes out 16, but Mariners lose
Author: 0 Paxton strikes out 16, but Mariners lose

Paxton was taken out of the game after he concluded the seventh inning with his 16th strikeout with runners on first and second base to keep the 2-0 lead Seattle had intact. But Paxton still has a ways to go if he hopes to break the franchise record. Paxton gave up five hits and walked one. The 29-year-old left-hander struck out 16 hitters - the highest by any pitcher this season and the most by a Mariners hurler since Randy Johnson had 19 strikeouts on Aug 8, 1997, according to the ...

Sports Ovechkin lifts Capitals over Pittsburgh as Wilson hit enrages Pens
Author: 0 Ovechkin lifts Capitals over Pittsburgh as Wilson hit enrages Pens

The game featured a significant uptick in physical play, a byproduct of the pressure and the fallout of the NHL's decision not to discipline Washington's Tom Wilson for his high hit in Game 2 on Pittsburgh defenseman Brian Dumoulin, who went into the league's concussion protocol after Wilson blindsided him while Dumoulin braced for a collision with a charging Ovechkin.

Sports Steven Gerrard has learned fast and drawn a response
Author: 0 Steven Gerrard has learned fast and drawn a response

Recent reports from the Daily Mail suggested that Rangers were looking to snap up Crystal Palace midfielder James McArthur at the end of the season, given that the 30-year-old is a boyhood Rangers fan. "I think Rangers being in the top division for three or four years, to get that money and to possibly get into the Europa League and qualify for the Champions League, the money can be there in the, hopefully for them, not too distant future".

Sports Suns Hire Jazz Assistant Igor Kokoskov as Head Coach
Author: 0 Suns Hire Jazz Assistant Igor Kokoskov as Head Coach

Luka Doncic , who is considered to be in the running for the top pick, played for Kokoskov in Eurobasket in 2017. The two sides reached agreement on a three-year contract, league sources told ESPN on Wednesday. A Valley resident, Kokoskov served as a Suns assistant coach from 2008-13 and became a USA citizen during a ceremony on the Suns' home court in 2010.

Sports Why Gunners will be happy with Atletico Madrid referee appointment
Author: 0 Why Gunners will be happy with Atletico Madrid referee appointment

I believe we come to a place with a good history in Europe but we know exactly what we need to do. Where can I watch Arsenal v Atletico Madrid's Europa League semi-final on TV and online? "When my job at Arsenal is finished I will see where I go from there but I want to finish this love story well".

Sports Martial set for new role next season
Author: 0 Martial set for new role next season

The Busby-named award, voted for by supporters of the club, was given to De Gea for his continued heroics between the sticks for United during the season. "I was doubting between him and Matic, to be honest", Mourinho told MUTV later. That's the feeling, he is more than a player for me. Since the move to Manchester United though, the going has been tough for the player, who has managed to make just 23 starts across all competitions.

Sports Jason Witten mulling offer from second network
Author: 0 Jason Witten mulling offer from second network

Archer also reported that Witten will join the Monday Night Football broadcast team. On Wednesday, executive vice president Stephen Jones said there was no timeline on when Witten would make a decision. Witten, 35, was a third-round pick out of Tennessee in 2003. Coach Jason Garrett, in particular, was still reportedly attempting to persuade him to play on.

Sports Messi Beats Ronaldo To Impressive LaLiga Record
Author: 0 Messi Beats Ronaldo To Impressive LaLiga Record

The five-time Ballon D'Or victor also took his tally to 32 goals in the league, one ahead of second-placed Mohamed Salah of Liverpool in the race for the Golden Shoe. Suarez and Messi start off as friends but become further apart as they start messing with each other in training and unfollowing each on Instagram. One of these clubs is Real Madrid , with Zinedine Zidane confirming months ago he rates Salah very highly .

Sports Hulu Renews The Handmaid's Tale for a Third Season
Author: 0 Hulu Renews The Handmaid's Tale for a Third Season

The TV show, which is now streaming weekly Bell Media's CraveTV streaming platform , as well as Bravo, is based on Margaret Atwood's 1985 novel that shares the same name. But showrunner Bruce Miller has been trusted with writing a further season with the backing of the Canadian author, who is an executive producer. Now, the show will get yet another year beyond this to tell its story, growing past Atwood's novel in ways we perhaps never imagined when it debuted.

Sports DU's Jim Montgomery is Next Coach of the Dallas Stars
Author: 0 DU's Jim Montgomery is Next Coach of the Dallas Stars

Montgomery, who has no National Hockey League experience behind the bench, is no stranger to interviewing for coaching roles in the NHL. Hitchcock did a great job fixing Dallas' suspect defense, but the offensive punched lacked in spots. Montgomery was considered a possibility for any and all of the vacant coaching jobs this summer, as well, including the post with the New York Rangers .

Sports Lightning frustrate Bruins, take 2-1 edge in series
Author: 0 Lightning frustrate Bruins, take 2-1 edge in series

The puck squirted out to Tyler Johnson , who relayed it over to Ondrej Palat . The second line of David Krejci between Jake DeBrusk and Rick Nash can and seemingly should produce more. The 27 year old native of the Czech Republic jolted the offense with a snap shot 1:47 into the opening frame to beat Tuuka Rask and stake the Lightning to a 1-0 lead.

Sports Ingles, Exum fire Jazz to win over Rockets
Author: 0 Ingles, Exum fire Jazz to win over Rockets

But the veteran is happy to be playing with Harden and not against him. Joe Ingles led the Jazz with a career-high 27 points, but it was the rookie guard who provided the highlight of the night as the Jazz evened the Western Conference semifinals 1-1 with a 116-108 win in Houston .

Sports Tom Brady will play on for the New England Patriots
Author: 0 Tom Brady will play on for the New England Patriots

Though he's in the latter part of his career, Brady has continued to play at a high level. In case we needed further evidence, Tom Brady said himself that he'll be playing in 2018. Brady led the Patriots back to the Super Bowl , but they fell short to Philadelphia -though not due to any fault of their four-time Super Bowl MVP.

Sports Real see off Bayern to reach third straight Champions League final
Author: 0 Real see off Bayern to reach third straight Champions League final

James Rodriguez equalised, but the game finished 2-2 and Real Madrid advanced 4-3 on aggregate. Gerrard believes Liverpool, who hold a 5-2 advantage over Roma after the first leg of their last-four tie, would not be daunted by the prospect of playing Zinedine Zidane's team, who are now third in La Liga and struggled at times against Bayern.

Sports Mbappe urges PSG to sign Chelsea midfielder Kante
Author: 0 Mbappe urges PSG to sign Chelsea midfielder Kante

Earlier, NAIJ.com had reported how France worldwide Kylian Mbappe urged Paris Saint Germain to go after Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante this summer. He recently revealed that he felt tired because of the extra workload of the Champions League , but despite a drop in performance, the midfielder remains an in-demand player amongst many clubs in Europe.

Sports Biggest competitors for Paul George
Author: 0 Biggest competitors for Paul George

Is Donovan the man to take the Thunder forward? Anthony, who averaged a career-low 16.4 points, can become a free agent this summer if he elects not to exercise the opt-in clause in his contract that would pay him $27.9 million. "He's being candid and honest, " Presti said of Melo on Wednesday. "I thought we were at a really, really high level and balanced". The 10-time NBA All-Star has said he won't sacrifice a bench role, adding that it is "out of the question" as far as his role ...

Sports David de Gea wins big in Manchester United awards
Author: 0 David de Gea wins big in Manchester United awards

De Gea has called on his team to step up. "We've got a great spirit". David De Gea and Manchester United seem to have stalled on a new contract. "I am now thirty years old, end of contract and negotiating with Manchester United ". But when I understood Scott was not getting an award, I changed my mind, it's unacceptable.

Sports Atletico Madrid gears up for Europa League clash vs Arsenal
Author: 0 Atletico Madrid gears up for Europa League clash vs Arsenal

I would like to walk out and think I focus only on Arsenal . "Things can change so fast in football so we don't have to lower our guard we know we have world-class players but Arsenal has also world-class players so it will all come down to the determined team so we will be ready for them for another battle".

Sports Nationals' Bryce Harper to bat leadoff Tuesday for first time since 2013
Author: 0 Nationals' Bryce Harper to bat leadoff Tuesday for first time since 2013

That was than enough for Schezer, who posted a league-leading sixth win while giving up just two runs and three hits in 6 1/3 innings and also had an RBI single in the sixth. And pretty much every major decision Martinez made paid off for the Nationals . The Nationals out-hit the Pirates 10-8. They've got 10 guys now on the disabled list - Anthony Rendon , Daniel Murphy and Adam Eaton among them - but the comparison to a Class AAA team isn't exactly fair: Not many Class AAA teams ...

Sports China welcomes upcoming United States delegation visit
Author: 0 China welcomes upcoming United States delegation visit

Agreements i principle with Australia, Argentina and Brazil will likely be finalized in the next month. Ross and other administration officials have downplayed the effect of the tariffs on the U.S. "As a strategic ally to the United States, nothing less than a permanent and total exemption is required as soon as possible", the association said in a statement on Tuesday.

Sports Paddy Jackson 'signing for English club Sale' - Olding waiting in the wings
Author: 0 Paddy Jackson 'signing for English club Sale' - Olding waiting in the wings

The Ulster and Ireland backs were acquitted of rape in March but had their contracts terminated after other aspects of their behaviour that came to light during the trial were heavily criticised. Mr Jackson also accepted judgement against him in another related court action against freelance sports journalist Orla Bannon. Olding has not completed negotiations but is likely to agree to a similar pay cut if he signs for the Manchester-based club.

Sports Chelsea To Pounce on Manchester United Star, Old Trafford Set For Exodus
Author: 0 Chelsea To Pounce on Manchester United Star, Old Trafford Set For Exodus

Kane? Three, four, five Premier League goals, when Pochettino came to the club. "If I go, it's with the family", Fellaini said. Mourinho, who presented Carrick with a special contribution trophy at United's awards ceremony on Tuesday, admitted he is losing a "big player" from his squad - but is delighted the club captain will be part of his backroom team instead.

Sports Mourinho Tells Two Stars They Can Leave Man Utd
Author: 0 Mourinho Tells Two Stars They Can Leave Man Utd

Having joined Manchester United in 2013, Fellaini turned into a utility man for Jose Mourinho since his move to Manchester. "The entire staff is doing everything I can to stay". The Red Devils are ready to loan out Victor Lindelof , who is attracting interest from a number of English and European clubs. Michael Owen grew up as an Everton fan, spent his formative football years as a young Liverpool scoring sensation and had three seasons at Manchester United .