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Sport Nadal quits Paris with knee injury
Author: 0 Nadal quits Paris with knee injury

The Spaniard had previously insisted that he still expects to play at the year-ending tournament despite heavy strapping on his right knee during his last-16 win over Pablo Cuevas on Thursday. "It's not the thing that I love to do". Victory in Sunday's final in Paris would see Nadal move clear of Novak Djokovic with a record 31st Masters crown.

Sport Conte: Dropping Luiz Was Tactical
Author: 0 Conte: Dropping Luiz Was Tactical

It's normal. I have to make the best decision for the club, not for a single player. When questioned specifically on the case of David Luiz , he said: "It's only a tactical decision". "It is a big call because if you take on these players in that dressing room, where David Luiz is a big influence, a big character, you can lose at this club".

Sport Matt Duchene traded by Avalanche to the Ottawa Senators, source says
Author: 0 Matt Duchene traded by Avalanche to the Ottawa Senators, source says

Turris reportedly signed a six-year, $36 million extension with the Predators after the trade went through. He scored a career-high 27 goals last season. "Its very weird, and obviously being pulled in a game, then to be playing my first two games against my old team is going to be pretty odd, but it was something I half-expected".

Sport Palace fans impressed with player's display against Spurs:
Author: 0 Palace fans impressed with player's display against Spurs: "Immense", "Excellent"

Spurs weren't anywhere near their best in the game at Wembley after their Champions League exertions over Real Madrid during the week, but with two shots on target, they grabbed all three points with Son's goal. Palace looked the more likely to break the deadlock at the start of the second half and should have taken the lead. Palace continued to knock at the door, Gazzaniga again forced to save by Luka Milivojevic after the hosts failed to clear a corner.

Sport Michigan State-Penn State game delayed by lightning
Author: 0 Michigan State-Penn State game delayed by lightning

Penn State's forecast remains gloomy. Following an entertaining first quarter which ended with the Nittany Lions up by a 14-7 score, lightning in the area shut down the party. He had 165 yards receiving against Northwestern, a school freshman record. However, Marcus Allen hit Spartans quarterback Brian Lewerke late and extended the drive.

Sport Stanford vs. Washington State live stream
Author: 0 Stanford vs. Washington State live stream

Tavares Martin Jr . is the leading receiver with 48 catches for 638 yards and seven touchdowns while Jamal Morrow has 413 rushing yards and three scores. Last year, Falk threw for 357 yards and four touchdowns in a victory over the Cardinal. Stanford: vs. No. 12 Washington (11/11), vs. California (11/18), vs.

Sport Georgia tops initial College Football Playoff rankings
Author: 0 Georgia tops initial College Football Playoff rankings

The Wolverines can also put themselves in position to play the spoiler, which can help boost its rankings stock. At least major ones. The ACC could have Clemson with one loss and unbeaten Miami - though unbeaten Miami would mean another loss for Notre Dame .

Sport Odell Beckham sends emotional text to Deshaun Watson following ACL injury
Author: 0 Odell Beckham sends emotional text to Deshaun Watson following ACL injury

The day began on a more pleasing note for Watson and Texans fans as he was named the AFC Offensive Player of the Month for October. Indianapolis general manager Chris Ballard announced Thursday that Luck, who has been out since undergoing surgery in January for a partially torn labrum in his throwing shoulder, will be placed on injured reserve, probably ending his season.

Sport Injury forces Nadal out of Paris Masters
Author: 0 Injury forces Nadal out of Paris Masters

It's something that means a lot to me. Given the troubles he has faced in staying healthy in recent years, he is perhaps wise to prioritise the long term and skip the World Tour Finals as a precaution, with the hope it allows him to enjoy another strong season next year.

Sport Broncos name Brock Osweiler starting QB vs. Eagles
Author: 0 Broncos name Brock Osweiler starting QB vs. Eagles

Regardless of whether Joseph decides to stick with Siemian as his starter or give Osweiler or Lynch a look, expect the coach to announce his plans when the Broncos reconvene for practice Wednesday. Osweiler came to Denver after being let go by the Cleveland Browns , and said at the time of his signing with the Broncos that he told his agent to get him to the Broncos no matter what it took.

Sport SA vs BAN: Twitter celebrates David Miller's fastest T20 century
Author: 0 SA vs BAN: Twitter celebrates David Miller's fastest T20 century

The Bangladesh skipper said that though teams struggle to perform well in an away series , his team was not able to compete on the South Africa tour. The only players to hit six sixes in an over in an worldwide are South Africa's Herschelle Gibbs and India's Yuvraj Singh. The left-hander came to the crease at the fall of the third wicket with the score at 73-3, and made the visitors pay after Mushfiqur Rahim dropped him on nought off Rubel Hossain's bowling.

Sport Nationals to name Martinez manager
Author: 0 Nationals to name Martinez manager

Martinez, 53, has served as Joe Maddon's bench since their days with Tampa Bay, when the duo also formed a manager-bench coach duo for the Rays. Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . Despite having no prior managerial experience, Martinez becomes the first Nationals manager to be awarded a contract with more than two years guaranteed since the Lerner family took over ownership of the team in 2016.

Author: 0 Markelle Fultz ruled out indefinitely with shoulder injury

According to the Sixers, Fultz will head to Kentucky to visit specialist Dr. After a three-week rest period, Fultz will be re-evaluated, possibly with an eye on surgery. Hopefully, Fultz can return back to his best, but he should take as much rest as he needs. That's a disappointment for a team that has seen many of its top players miss significant time with injuries.

Sport Mourinho: Shaw? It's Fellaini that 'worries' me
Author: 0 Mourinho: Shaw? It's Fellaini that 'worries' me

Asked about Shaw at the end of his press conference ahead of Saturday's meeting with Tottenham , Mourinho said: "I'm anxious about Fellaini and not about Luke Shaw , because Fellaini finishes his contract and Luke Shaw doesn't". Tottenham were expected to give Manchester United a thorough examination at Old Trafford in the Premier League contest, but had to make do without the injured Harry Kane .

Author: 0 Three Cubs named Gold Glove finalists

He is one of three players to be named a finalist for a Gold Glove Award each year since Rawlings started naming finalists in 2011, along with St. Louis catcher Yadier Molina and Boston second baseman Dustin Pedroia. This season he pitched for Atlanta was named a National League pitcher finalist. The scrappy second baseman was limited to 105 games, and when he did play he was often hobbled.

Sport Dont'a Hightower Out for Year with Torn Pectoral
Author: 0 Dont'a Hightower Out for Year with Torn Pectoral

Hightower has a long history with injuries, and has played just one complete season. It comes as a blow for a Patriots defense that has improved in recent weeks, but continues to rank last in the National Football League in total defense, giving up 426.7 yards per game.

Sport Bledsoe likely done in Phoenix — Suns GM
Author: 0 Bledsoe likely done in Phoenix — Suns GM

Owner Robert Sarver apparently didn't like what he saw. McDonough said he, interim coach Jay Triano and Bledsoe met Monday morning and that Bledsoe was sent home at the end of the discussion. Phoenix is 0-3 to start the season. Triano, from Tillsonburg, Ont., had been serving as an associate coach with Watson. The Cavaliers would probably love to have Bledsoe , ditto for the Clippers and maybe even the Nuggets.

Sport Penn State rolls during whiteout against MI
Author: 0 Penn State rolls during whiteout against MI

The Wolverines followed up a loss to Michigan State with a 27-20 overtime victory at IN last Saturday, as junior Karan Higdon ran 25 times for 200 yards and three touchdowns - all career highs. Look for McSorley to keep leaning on DaeSean Hamilton, who made big catches on the touchdown drives at the end of the half and the start of the third quarter.

Sport UEFA Champions League Report: Benfica v Manchester United 18 October 2017
Author: 0 UEFA Champions League Report: Benfica v Manchester United 18 October 2017

Ten minutes later, Rashford hobbled off the pitch with an injury and Jose Mourinho brought on Anthony Martial on his place. And, the 29-year-old said the former Real Madrid coach was the deciding factor in swapping Stamford Bridge for Old Trafford, saying: "Mourinho is a brand, and the best coach I've ever worked with".

Sport Trump And NFL Debate Over National Anthem Kneeling
Author: 0 Trump And NFL Debate Over National Anthem Kneeling

Goodell also said there were only "six or seven" players protesting. While there were reports that league commissioner Goodell was considering the move , he simply released a statement saying that players "should" stand for the anthem, but didn't institute any rule change.

Sport Joel Embiid Not Thrilled About Brown Limiting His Playing Time
Author: 0 Joel Embiid Not Thrilled About Brown Limiting His Playing Time

While Embiid's knee injury certainly pales in comparison to the navicular bone problem that cost him the first two seasons of his career, the reason his minutes restriction was so much higher to start last season was because he completed a full preseason of seven games.

Sport Raheem Sterling: 'I never considered Arsenal move'
Author: 0 Raheem Sterling: 'I never considered Arsenal move'

Things have rarely looked as rosy at worldwide level for Sterling as they do now at City , with some below-par performances and the drawn-out nature of his switch from Anfield leaving him as the target of considerable online vitriol. At that tournament, Sterling dubbed himself "The Hated One" on Instagram following England's opening game against Russian Federation. "It is a massive year for me, for the team and I need to keep building, keep working hard and go to the World Cup on a ...

Sport Hillary Clinton suffers broken toe on United Kingdom tour
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton suffers broken toe on United Kingdom tour

At the time, social media made fun of the intimidation tactic but for Clinton, it wasn't a surprise that her competitor might attempt to distract her. And the National Football League should have suspended some of these players for one game. Poised in a pantsuit, the 69-year-old nonetheless seemed to wear a look that said "I can't believe he's in the Oval Office, while I'm on a book tour".

Author: 0 Liverpool: Every single Jurgen Klopp sale rated: No 9 - 5

Liverpool are now on a run of poor results which has seen the Reds win just one of their last eight games in all competitions. Maribor , the 14-time Slovenian PrvaLiga champions, will welcome Klopp's side to the Stadion Ljudski vrt confident of a result.

Sport Jets can't overcome Patriots, controversial call
Author: 0 Jets can't overcome Patriots, controversial call

Tom Brady completed 30 of 40 passes for 303 yards and a touchdown against an interception. New England allowed the Jets to get back into the game and gave them a crack at tying it late and have been outscored 54-31 in the fourth quarter this year.

Sport Deeney roasts Wenger and Arsenal's chestnuts but is he right?
Author: 0 Deeney roasts Wenger and Arsenal's chestnuts but is he right?

I think it starts from behind them, if they would have missed it when you boys [Martin Keown] were playing, you'd be like "hey, finish that". They all just backed off, ' he said. And we stand there with defeat". The combative forward was introduced as a substitute for the hosts, scoring the second half penalty which levelled the scores.

Sport Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder Reportedly Traded from Cavaliers to Hawks
Author: 0 Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder Reportedly Traded from Cavaliers to Hawks

The Hawks announced they were waiving both players. The Hawks get two future second-round picks as incentive for taking Jefferson and Felder off the Cavs' hands, as well as $3 million to pay their salaries. The Cavaliers will send the lesser of second-round picks owed to them from the Los Angeles Lakers and Minnesota Timberwolves in 2019 and a 2020 second-round pick via Portland, league sources said.

Author: 0 Hertha Berlin Players 'Take A Knee' Before Defeat Against Schalke

It's all about the hashtags, besides, nobody cares what Hertha Berlin stands for, you're a sports team! " Hertha BSC stands for tolerance and responsibility". "For a tolerant Berlin, now and forever", the announcer concluded. Despite the quarterback no longer having a club his cause was given the spotlight a few weeks ago when president Donald Trump made a decision to attack him and the National Football League for their actions.

Sport Yankees Set Rotation For ALCS, Masahiro Tanaka Gets Game 1
Author: 0 Yankees Set Rotation For ALCS, Masahiro Tanaka Gets Game 1

So it will be interesting to see them pitted against each other. They're going to hit their home runs, but they're going to do a lot of other things offensively. The Yankees' full lineup looks like this: Brett Gardner LF, Aaron Judge RF, Gary Sanchez C, Didi Gregorius SS, Starlin Castro 2B, Aaron Hicks CF, Greg Bird 1B, Holliday, Todd Frazier 3B.

Sport Arsene Wenger aims subtle swipe at Joachim Low after Shkodran Mustafi's injury
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger aims subtle swipe at Joachim Low after Shkodran Mustafi's injury

Mustafi suffered the muscle problem while on worldwide duty with Germany against Azerbaijan as the holders secured their place at the 2018 World Cup on the back of 10 straight qualifying wins in Group C. Koscielny has won 19 aerial duels for Arsenal this season. "Yes, I have. I think about sorting out the problem, but overall I will completely decide what I do tomorrow because Koscielny will have a test then".