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Sports Voracek, Giroux Help Lead Flyers Past Maple Leafs
Author: 0 Voracek, Giroux Help Lead Flyers Past Maple Leafs

In terms of the betting line, you might want to consider the over. Both at home. Both deserved. For the second straight home game, the goal-gifted Leafs were a defensive dump site, falling 4-2 on Saturday to the Philadelphia Flyers . Through 20 minutes, the Flyers carried a 2-1 lead despite trailing 10-6 in shots. But Andersen was a notable weak link in this game, surrendering three highly stoppable goals to the Flyers, two of them on six first-period shots.

Sports Football Falls To Boston College
Author: 0 Football Falls To Boston College

Addazio earned his first bowl win past year with a 36-30 Quick Lane Bowl win over Maryland. Who knows what they were on Friday night when they crept into town with a 2-4 record, a three game losing streak in Tallahassee and staggered out of town with a 2-5 record following a a 35-3 pounding by a Boston College team that played better, was coached better and now must be considered one of the hotter teams in the ACC with a three game winning streak which has put the Eagles a game above.500 ...

Author: 0 Wenger gives update on Kolasinac's injury after Swansea win

The players were conscious of it and knew we had to play at a higher pace. 'I'm convinced that we have proved people wrong at Everton, Norwich and today and that can only make the team stronger'. "Yes, of course [staying on the pitch] is what he wanted". Defeat for Swansea means Paul Clement's side could end the weekend in the bottom three if results go against them.

Sports Limpert's Field Goal In Closing Seconds Pushes Arkansas Past Ole Miss
Author: 0 Limpert's Field Goal In Closing Seconds Pushes Arkansas Past Ole Miss

The six-point second half will be the main blemish, but Jordan Ta'amu, in place of injured starter Shea Patterson, excelled during his first career start. Ta'amu said he was trying to keep the ball and picked up positive yardage as he saw the defensive end crashing toward Swinney. Connor Limpert made a 34-yard field goal with 4 seconds left and Arkansas rallied from a 24-point deficit to beat MS 38-37 on Saturday.

Sports Florida Investigating Whether It Can Fire Jim McElwain Without Paying Buyout
Author: 0 Florida Investigating Whether It Can Fire Jim McElwain Without Paying Buyout

First, reports began to surface that McElwain's representatives and Florida were beginning the process of negotiating a buyout . ESPN's Edward Aschoff and Mark Schlabach reported on Saturday that Florida administrators are working to see whether they can fire McElwain with cause, which would allow them to avoid paying an expensive buyout to the coach.

Sports North Carolina State vs. Notre Dame
Author: 0 North Carolina State vs. Notre Dame

And the Notre Dame line consistently opened holes up front. He has rushed for 967 yards to rank seventh nationally and he sits seventh in career rushing at the school with 2,735 yards. Interestingly, Notre Dame's next two opponents, Wake Forest (Nov. 4) and at Miami (Nov. 11), are tied for second with only four apiece. But when you go into how they did it, you see how special teams is the margin in games between good teams.

Sports Astros' Yuli Gurriel makes racist gesture after hitting World Series home run
Author: 0 Astros' Yuli Gurriel makes racist gesture after hitting World Series home run

But even if Major League Baseball elects to suspend Gurriel, he's nearly certain to appeal, which likely would delay the process so that a decision isn't made until after the World Series . Indeed, he says that they come from a place of "ignorance", and that Gurriel was right to apologize for them. "I have a lot of respect, I played in Japan".

Sports Oklahoma State Cowboys at West Virginia Mountaineers
Author: 0 Oklahoma State Cowboys at West Virginia Mountaineers

The Florida transfer has surpassed 300 yards through the air in every game and has been praised for his pinpoint ability to hit a receiver in stride. Get ready for an old-fashioned Big 12 throwdown. "Welcome to the Big 12", said West Virginia linebacker Al-Rasheed Benton. Last week at Baylor, West Virginia built a 25-point lead in the first half but had to hold on for a 38-36 win.

Sports OFFICIAL Arsenal XI for Swansea - NO Mustafi
Author: 0 OFFICIAL Arsenal XI for Swansea - NO Mustafi

Ozil will be expecting to start for Arsenal when the Gunners return to Premier League action on Saturday afternoon with a home clash against Swansea City at The Emirates . Abraham had an immediate response ruled out for offside before Laurent Koscielny headed off target from a Sanchez free-kick. However, the Gunners didn't have to wait long to take the lead as Kolasinac turned provider in the 58th.

Sports MotoGP Sepang: Dovizioso able to win 'in all conditions'
Author: 0 MotoGP Sepang: Dovizioso able to win 'in all conditions'

Pedrosa will aim for his second win of the season and first since Jerez in May. "We have to be happy about our five victories and being able to fight until the end of the season", said Dovizioso. I have good memories and I really enjoy riding this track", he added. Dovizioso won at Sepang previous year, but Marquez nonetheless seems primed to close out a second consecutive title triumph, having prevailed in Australia last weekend.

Sports England Cricketer Ben Stokes Was Defending Men From Homophobic Abuse When Arrested
Author: 0 England Cricketer Ben Stokes Was Defending Men From Homophobic Abuse When Arrested

O'Connell is quoted by the newspaper as saying: "Kai feared he could have been attacked. If Ben hadn't intervened it could have been a lot worse for us", he said. After 18 months of muddled selection which has failed to solve England's batting issues, the selectors will have little room to hide should they fail to retain the Ashes down under.

Sports Winx creates history with third Cox Plate
Author: 0 Winx creates history with third Cox Plate

Winx had to fight to become the Queen of the Cox Plate , which has only cemented her status as a true champion in part-owner Peter Tighe's eyes. Her record now stands at 32 starts for 26 wins, 22 in succession and 15 at Group One level.

Sports India vs New Zealand 2nd ODI: India win by 6 wickets
Author: 0 India vs New Zealand 2nd ODI: India win by 6 wickets

New Zealand won the first ODI in Mumbai before India came back strongly in the Pune to win the second match on Wednesday. Please Wait while comments are loading. How do I watch the 3rd ODI between India and New Zealand live? When will live coverage of the match start? Which Channel will air the match live? The India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI encounter will be telecasted live on Star Sports network in India .

Sports Leeds United FC offer Pontus Jansson a new five year deal
Author: 0 Leeds United FC offer Pontus Jansson a new five year deal

Leeds found an equaliser in the 35th minute through a sweetly-struck volley from Kevin Phillips from the edge of the area. And Leeds manager Christiansen was disappointed with his players' efforts, especially in the first half. There will be time to analyse the game. "I've said all along our characters takes us through but I thought we were very, very average today". This happens and unfortunately it happens in a six-point game.

Sports Khabib Nurmagomedov Officially Booked for Return Fight at UFC 219
Author: 0 Khabib Nurmagomedov Officially Booked for Return Fight at UFC 219

UFC 219 takes place December 30 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. UFC 219 just nabbed itself an absolute barn-burner in the making as the unbeaten Russian powerhouse Khabib Nurmagomedov faces off against Edson Barboza in what we assume will be a three-round affair.

Sports Rajinikanth-Akshay's grand '2.0' audio launch
Author: 0 Rajinikanth-Akshay's grand '2.0' audio launch

Rahman also created the music for the first installment. Post the audio launch, a teaser of 2.0 will be unveiled in November, followed by the film's trailer in December. The second track - Raajali Nee Gaali - has some similarities to the first song and it is about the victory of good over evil. The 2.0 audio event was hosted by Bollywood ace filmmaker Karan Johar, Baahubali famed actor Rana Daggubati and RJ Balaji.

Sports Hodgson backs under-fire Bilic ahead of EPL clash
Author: 0 Hodgson backs under-fire Bilic ahead of EPL clash

West Ham are 16th in the table and have lost five times, picking up just eight points from their nine games. "The manager knows the players are behind him and will give everything, not just for him but for themselves too, because we have to wear the shirt with pride".

Sports New Leicester City manager Puel targets top half of table
Author: 0 New Leicester City manager Puel targets top half of table

It is not a priority just to play good football or nice football. "If he comes back at a good level, he can be an important player". "We will try to keep the confidence and the feeling of the last two games without changing a lot of things because it is important to keep the habits from these games", said Puel.

Sports Family judge quits after refusing to approve adoptions by gay couples
Author: 0 Family judge quits after refusing to approve adoptions by gay couples

His resignation will be effective December 16, according to the Lexington Herald Leader . But after a probe was launched into his decision, this week the judge opted to resign from the bench entirely. "His recusal would have facilitated the impartiality of the judicial system and ensured that all families had a fair opportunity for adoption". In his resignation documents, Nance explains he can not preside over same-sex adoption cases due to his belief that "the divinely created order of ...

Sports Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green, Washington Wizards' Bradley Beal ejected after altercation
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green, Washington Wizards' Bradley Beal ejected after altercation

The game between the Golden State Warriors and Washington Wizards isn't over yet but Draymond Green has already spoken to the media regarding his fight with Bradley Beal and consequent ejection prior to halftime. Both players were ejected and it wouldn't be surprising if more punishment followed. "Man, you're taught as a kid not to allow that", Green commented on the situation to Chris Haynes of ESPN .

Author: 0 Marcell Dareus has been traded to the Jacksonville Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars defense is already one of the best units in the National Football League and now it stands to be even better after the team just acquired Marcell Dareus from the Buffalo Bills , according to ESPN's Adam Schefter .

Sports Ricciardo quickest in tightly-contested second Mexico F1 practice
Author: 0 Ricciardo quickest in tightly-contested second Mexico F1 practice

Hamilton is on the brink of becoming Britain's first four times world champion but he wants to do it with a victory on Sunday. Daniel Ricciardo outpaced championship-chasing Lewis Hamilton to top the times in Friday's second free practice ahead of this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix.

Sports Dolphins Ndamukong Suh Grabs Ravens Ryan Mallett's Throat
Author: 0 Dolphins Ndamukong Suh Grabs Ravens Ryan Mallett's Throat

Ndamukong Suh loves to mix it up. But then he took things to weird levels when Mallet jawed at him, grabbing the QB by the throat and throwing him down. Suh was flagged for unnecessary roughness, but later claimed to the media that he was the victim in this case. "He came right at me and he tried to tackle me", Suh said.

Sports Manchester United handed huge boost ahead of Tottenham clash
Author: 0 Manchester United handed huge boost ahead of Tottenham clash

However a double from Andre Ayew restored parity for West Ham before Angelo Ogbonna headed home the victor to end Tottenham's chances of adding to their four League Cup titles, the last of which came in 2008. If he manages to improve on this on Saturday though, he could set Manchester United up for a crucial victory against their title rivals, and Mourinho would be hoping for the same.

Sports Gov. Amosun, Lai Muhammed to watch Anthony Joshua fight
Author: 0 Gov. Amosun, Lai Muhammed to watch Anthony Joshua fight

The Principality Stadium will host the biggest-ever crowd for an indoor boxing show, with over 70,000 fans expected at what organisers say is the fastest-selling event in the stadium's history. "That's a risky mindset to have, but I have to deal with these styles". If I trashed talked more I may be more feared. The Nigerian-born British boxer said this in a press conference on Friday ahead of his fight against Cameroon-born French boxer Carlos Takam this weekend.

Sports Pulis: Manchester City Are The Best Team
Author: 0 Pulis: Manchester City Are The Best Team

There is no catch-all solution but deploying three centre-halves, wing-backs and three athletic midfielders, or a compact 4-5-1 system that also seeks to consistently reduce the space between the lines and force City around you, is one way of limiting their ability to get the ball into those little pockets off the front.

Sports Eagles' Carson Wentz looking like best quarterback in National Football League
Author: 0 Eagles' Carson Wentz looking like best quarterback in National Football League

After that, however, he put on a show. Forget the statistics, which were OK for Wentz - 17 completions off of 25 attempts for 268 yards. That's a big turning point in the game. Depending on the severity of the injury , he could miss significant time. That's the longest active streak in the NFL. But, the Eagles were too much and Washington's record is now 5-20 on Monday Night Football since 2000.

Sports Nets will sell 49 percent stake to Alibaba co-founder
Author: 0 Nets will sell 49 percent stake to Alibaba co-founder

While the men running the NLL franchise, christened the Seals this week, downplay talk of Tsai expanding his San Diego sports empire, many other people in town, including those who generally know such things, say that seems to be the plan.

Author: 0 League Cup: Great Escape for City, Arsenal; Iheanacho Opens Leicester Account

Manchester United , Spurs and Liverpool also had strong winters bookended by tepid summers. Huddersfield have conceded 10 goals in the Premier League this season - an average of 1.11 goals against per game. Huddersfield has also only won one game in their last five and are the eleventh team in the standings with 12 points. Hodgson endured an ill-fated spell in charge at City in 1982 and had an equally chastening night on his return 35 years later as City claimed their third ...

Sports Aston Martin to Release Tom Brady Signature Edition Convertible
Author: 0 Aston Martin to Release Tom Brady Signature Edition Convertible

Details of the auto will include Brady's TB12 logo throughout the vehicle and his signature on the doorsill plates. The luxury rides have a sticker price of $359,950 each and will be available for delivery in early 2018. "Tom chose the Vanquish S as he recognizes natural athletic performance when he sees it", Reichman said. Unfortunately for Brady, his sponsorship doesn't come with a free vehicle, so he'll have to shell out in order to put one in his garage.

Sports Families are spending more for college as tuition increases
Author: 0 Families are spending more for college as tuition increases

Published tuition and fees for four-year public colleges and universities this fall average $9,970 for in-state students, a 3.1 percent increase. While those costs are also steep for out-of-state students at public four-year institutions, and for those at private four-year institutions, they're outstripped by the cost of tuition and fees.

Sports Briana DeJesus denies Javi Marroquin's claim that they're dating
Author: 0 Briana DeJesus denies Javi Marroquin's claim that they're dating

We've been friends for a while and we weren't in a rush'. "We are dating", Marroquin says. Kail Lowry doesn't appear to be enjoying MTV's decision to add a fifth mom to its " Teen Mom 2" series, especially after her newest co-star, Briana DeJesus , was revealed to be dating her ex-husband.

Sports National Football League owner on protests: 'We can't have the inmates running the prison'
Author: 0 National Football League owner on protests: 'We can't have the inmates running the prison'

McNair subsequently apologized to Vincent and told him he didn't mean for his words to be taken literally, ESPN reports. Texans owner and Trump supporter Bob McNair spoke next, and he had numerous same concerns as Jones. While some owners left the meeting wondering who had won this much was clear. "I regret that I used that expression", McNair said in a statement on Friday.

Sports Everton Players Showed They Want David Unsworth To Get Job - Chelsea Legend
Author: 0 Everton Players Showed They Want David Unsworth To Get Job - Chelsea Legend

If we can do that then I am sure the result will come. "That's simple. There are some very good foreign coaches in the Premier League and British ones around as well". We want to get on a winning run but we can't be where we are and expect to win every game. I can only influence the training sessions and the games going forward.

Sports Conte slams b******t reports of Chelsea mutiny
Author: 0 Conte slams b******t reports of Chelsea mutiny

If people want to do an interview, I am ready". It is the fact that Holland was dragged into the rumours that has made Conte especially angry. "It is a lack of respect". As a result of these injuries, the squad has appeared thin at times, though Conte believes this has also led to positives such as the opportunities young players have had in the first XI.

Sports Kidambi, Sindhu march to 2nd round of French Open
Author: 0 Kidambi, Sindhu march to 2nd round of French Open

Sindhu lost to Chen in the first round in the recently concluded Denmark Open and would be raring to avenge her defeat. In the second round encounter Thursday, she defeated Sayaka Takahashi of Japan 21-13, 21-14 in just 29 minutes dominating proceedings right from the start.

Sports Olivier Giroud Was 'In the Building' to Join Everton
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud Was 'In the Building' to Join Everton

That would have been ideal but at the very last minute he decided he'd rather live in London. Under-23s boss David Unsworth has been placed in temporary charge and will lead the side in their Carabao Cup tie at Chelsea on Wednesday. "With Nikola Vlasic and Wayne Rooney , we had attackers who want the ball at their feet". It's only now, however, with the sacking of Ronald Koeman , that we realise just how close Giroud was to pulling on an Everton shirt this season.

Sports Stamkos, Kucherov keep streaks going in Lightning win
Author: 0 Stamkos, Kucherov keep streaks going in Lightning win

Louis' 2009 team record to open a season if they get a point against Detroit. The Lightning are second in the league at 4.10 goals per game and the Red Wings are in the bottom third (2.6) after dropping a 1-0 decision at Buffalo on Tuesday for their fifth consecutive setback (0-4-1).

Sports Wenger sees Arsenal futures for both Nketiah and Walcott
Author: 0 Wenger sees Arsenal futures for both Nketiah and Walcott

Despite an impressive match-winning cameo against Norwich in the Carabao Cup , 18-year-old Eddie Nketiah is unlikely to be included in the 18-man squad for Saturday's game. The result was Arsenal's first away win in the Premier League this season, and Wenger will surely look to keep the trio together. The record by an Arsenal player in their first 10 PL apps for the club is held by teammate Sanchez (8).

Sports Stanford avoids disaster, escapes Corvallis with a win over Oregon State
Author: 0 Stanford avoids disaster, escapes Corvallis with a win over Oregon State

Cameron Scarlett , a junior from Portland, started in Love's place but only rushed for 72 yards on 17 carries. Oregon State is 1-6 on the season and seems destined to finish in the cellar of the Pac-12 this season. Jet Toner made field goals of 40, 33 and 40 yards to keep Stanford within reach of the Beavers. With 2:38 left, Oregon State had a costly fumble, which was recovered by Stanford inside Beaver territory.

Sports DeMarcus Cousins gets mad love from Kings and fans in Sacramento
Author: 0 DeMarcus Cousins gets mad love from Kings and fans in Sacramento

After six-plus seasons and 470 games in Kings purple, Cousins played for the first in Sacramento as an opposing player. The Pelicans are already missing Rajon Rondo (core muscle), Alexis Ajinca (right knee), Solomon Hill (hamstring), Omer Asik (illness) and Frank Jackson (right foot) for several weeks.

Sports Ethan Kath Denies Alice Glass' Abuse Allegations, Cancels Crystal Castles' Tour Dates
Author: 0 Ethan Kath Denies Alice Glass' Abuse Allegations, Cancels Crystal Castles' Tour Dates

Glass laid out her experiences in detail on her website yesterday (October 24), starting from the moment she met Kath in the 10th grade and revealed that the abuse started when she was 15 years old. Glass, meanwhile, has pursued a solo career, putting out her debut solo EP back in August this year. "I fully agree with her sister that this is "sad and disrespectful" to true victims of abuse".

Sports Five-star Georgia QB commit delivers bold promise following James Cook's pledge
Author: 0 Five-star Georgia QB commit delivers bold promise following James Cook's pledge

He picked the Bulldogs ahead of scholarship offers from 18 of the nation's top programs, including Florida State, Alabama, LSU, Ohio State, Michigan and nearly everything in between. While the class is already chock full of talent, there's still plenty out there for UGA to snatch up. Cook made his decision on Twitter, posting a photo edit of himself in a Georgia No.

Sports Formula One: Max Verstappen regrets but stands by 'idiot' remark
Author: 0 Formula One: Max Verstappen regrets but stands by 'idiot' remark

After the race, the Dutchman said: "It's just one idiot steward up there who makes the decisions against me". Quizzed on why the race stewards aren't taking a hard and fast approach to the problem of track limits, having seen Verstappen penalised while a number of other drivers escaped punishment for similar incidents during the United States Grand Prix , Whiting says tolerance is needed until a problem-free system is settled upon.

Sports Was Kyrie Irving serious or mischievous with Mecca court comments?
Author: 0 Was Kyrie Irving serious or mischievous with Mecca court comments?

I'm just going to do my assessment and go from there". It was great to see the intimacy of those seats out there as well as the fans kinda being right on top of us. "It takes a little bit of time to get used to (the court ) because it's kind of bright". C's head coach Brad Stevens told reporters that Smart has made good progress over the last few days, so there's a decent chance he'll be out there wreaking havoc on the defensive end of the floor on Thursday.