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Chargers' Mike Williams could need back surgery Chargers' Mike Williams could need back surgery
- July 20, 2017

The Chargers ' injury woes from last season haven't stopped. He's received two epidural shots in hopes of stemming the pain and spurring recovery, but unless his body responds soon, major surgery may be the only way to get him back on the field. (more...)
Manchester City close to signing Danilo from Real Madrid Manchester City close to signing Danilo from Real Madrid
- July 20, 2017

Reported Chelsea target Danilo is expected to join Manchester City in a deal worth £26.5m, according to The Guardian . "You know my opinion of Sergio Agüero ". Diego Costa meanwhile has seen Atletico Madrid distance themselves from a move for him this summer, with their president claiming he will only return to Madrid on holiday, and the club will not be landing anyone during their ban. (more...)
OJ Simpson CAUGHT Masturbating In Cell - Could Be Denied Parole! OJ Simpson CAUGHT Masturbating In Cell - Could Be Denied Parole!
- July 20, 2017

Simpson is otherwise now set to be released from prison in 2022. Two other board members are expected to monitor the hearing. It will take place at 10 a.m. They will consider his age, whether his conviction was for a violent crime (it was), his prior criminal history (he had none) and his plans after release, Smith said. (more...)
'Was not allowed to speak on Dalit issues': Mayawati on her resignation 'Was not allowed to speak on Dalit issues': Mayawati on her resignation
- July 20, 2017

Mayawati joining hands with the SP and Congress could give her a glimmer of hope to be back in the Rajya Sabha. According to a report , in her 3-page resignation, she stated "not being allowed to speak at the RS session" as her reason for quitting as MP. (more...)
Chelsea agree fee with Real Madrid to sign Alvaro Morata Chelsea agree fee with Real Madrid to sign Alvaro Morata
- July 20, 2017

Premier League champions Chelsea have moved a step closer to bolstering their forward line after agreeing a club record fee with Real Madrid for Spain striker Alvaro Morata . Morata was reportedly always Conte's first choice. Marca claims that as a result Chelsea have stepped up their pursuit of Morata in order to not miss out on yet another target. (more...)
Todd Frazier thanks White Sox fans in aftermath of trade Todd Frazier thanks White Sox fans in aftermath of trade
- July 20, 2017

The following are some thoughts about all the players involved. Add in Adam Warren and Chad Green , both of who can throw two innings at a time as pseudo-long men. You get the point. Blake was slashing.281/.342/.391 with two home runs and 30 RBI's for the Charleston RiverDogs (Single-A) in 2017. Most trades hurt a little, and he's the reason this trade hurts a little. (more...)
Ex-Gators, current Jaguars defensive end Dante Fowler arrested Ex-Gators, current Jaguars defensive end Dante Fowler arrested
- July 20, 2017

The man was not injured. Since leaving the Florida program, former Gator defender Dante Fowler Jr . just can't seem to get a break. Details about the incident have not been released. The team has been in communication with Dante. Fowler missed the 2015 National Football League season after tearing left knee ligaments during his first workout with the Jaguars. (more...)
LeBron James could join the Philadelphia 76ers LeBron James could join the Philadelphia 76ers
- July 20, 2017

Would he risk losing the millions of dollars James brings to the Cavs, Quickens Loans Arena and the surrounding Cleveland area? The Cavs' offseasons moves included re-signing veteran shooter Kyle Korver and adding journeymen veterans Jose Calderon and Jeff Green . (more...)
Chris Christie catches foul ball at Mets game, is mercilessly booed Chris Christie catches foul ball at Mets game, is mercilessly booed
- July 19, 2017

Fans began to jeer the governor after they realized he had snagged the foul ball off St. Louis Cardinals player Paul DeJong at the top of the third inning. Following the controversy surrounding Christie taking his family to a beach that was closed to the public during New Jersey's government shutdown, Christie appeared on WFAN for his audition to replace longtime host Mike Francesa, where he was forced to respond to a number of angry callers. (more...)
College Professor Sends World's Most Obvious Apology Letter To Julian Edelman College Professor Sends World's Most Obvious Apology Letter To Julian Edelman
- July 19, 2017

The teacher's main concern is not that they are now left to eat their words, but rather that he underestimated Edelman and his passion for the game, saying "How I could ever have doubted your tenacity and grit is beyond me!" Back during the 2005-06 school year, he studied at the College of San Mateo in California, where he played quarterback and actually rushed for a school-record 1,253 yards and 17 touchdowns. (more...)
Diamondbacks decide to go all-in, acquire JD Martinez from Tigers Diamondbacks decide to go all-in, acquire JD Martinez from Tigers
- July 19, 2017

The Arizona Diamondbacks acquired right fielder J.D. Martinez from the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday in exchange for three prospects. Lugo and Alcantara were Arizona's number 4 and 15 prospects respectively, while King wasn't in the Top 30 in their farm system at the time of the trade. (more...)
Liverpool In Talks With Hull For Robertson Liverpool In Talks With Hull For Robertson
- July 19, 2017

The left-back will cost £8m, with Sky Sports now reporting that a fee has been agreed between the two clubs. The 23-year-old has 15 global caps for Scotland, scoring one goal against England at Celtic Park that same year. Should Robertson arrive he would become the club's third signing of the summer, following Dominic Solanke and Mohamed Salah to Anfield. The Scotland global, capped 15 times by his country, has played 115 games for the Hull in the past few years, and has only ... (more...)
Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer Beats Marin Cilic To Win Record Eighth Title Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer Beats Marin Cilic To Win Record Eighth Title
- July 19, 2017

Roger Federer says he is "unbelievably excited" to be back in the Wimbledon final for an incredible 11th time. Fifteen Grand Slam titles - three fewer than Federer - is a wondrous achievement and his matches are eminently watchable for the skill and fight he always displays. (more...)
Panthers' Rivera: 'No input' on firing GM Panthers' Rivera: 'No input' on firing GM
- July 19, 2017

The preseason starts in less than a month when Carolina takes on the Houston Texans on August 9, and their regular season begins September 10 against the San Francisco 49ers. The Broncos, and 2007 and 2011 Giants won the championship. Former assistant general manager Brandon Beane likely would have been a candidate for the opening, but he left in May to become the Bills' GM. (more...)
Wenger: Sanchez's Champions League demand a mistranslation Wenger: Sanchez's Champions League demand a mistranslation
- July 19, 2017

Sir Alex took over at Old Trafford in 1986 when they were in the old First Division, with the Premier League not coming into being until the 1992/93 season. "From that interview what I got was that he didn't really mean that (about leaving Arsenal to play Champions League football)". "When you play in the Champions League , everyone says, 'Is that all you do?' Suddenly, when you don't play in there, it becomes a major problem". (more...)
Barcelona confident Neymar remains happy amid reports of PSG interest Barcelona confident Neymar remains happy amid reports of PSG interest
- July 19, 2017

The 25-year-old has enjoyed four seasons at the iconic Camp Nou since moving from Santos. The Brazilian has been in trouble with the Spanish authorities - seemingly like every other player in Spain - due to tax avoidance, but that hardly seems like sufficient reason for him to leave. (more...)
Klopp convinced star Liverpool trio can go to new level Klopp convinced star Liverpool trio can go to new level
- July 19, 2017

Salah joined the west London outfit from Basel in January 2014 but ended up making just 19 appearances for the club across all competitions - most of which were as a substitute - which has called into question if he's suited to the Premier League . (more...)
Paul Pierce Signs Contract to Retire as Celtic Paul Pierce Signs Contract to Retire as Celtic
- July 19, 2017

Celtics manager partner Wyc Grousbeck said the franchise was "honored" that Pierce had chosen to retire as a Celtic. Pierce is referencing the 2013 trade that sent him from Boston to the Brooklyn Nets. "It's an honor to have this opportunity to once again call myself a Boston Celtic", Pierce said. The organization as well as the city took him in and made him one of their own, Pierce added in the release. (more...)
Trail Blazers troll Lonzo Ball on Twitter for switching shoes Trail Blazers troll Lonzo Ball on Twitter for switching shoes
- July 19, 2017

After his son wore rival shoes, LaVar Ball said they are still open to a new shoe deal if the "price is right". He was reported to ask for a ridiculous amount of $1 billion in an endorsement deal. LaVar commented to ESPN this weekend about Lonzo's footwear and he explained why he went from Nike to Adidas to Under Armour in consecutive games. (more...)
Manu Ginobili, Spurs Finalizing Free-Agent Contract Manu Ginobili, Spurs Finalizing Free-Agent Contract
- July 19, 2017

He averaged career lows in points and minutes played during the regular season, but saw a resurgence in his play during the Spurs recent playoff run. Ginobili played for the Spurs last season on a one-year, $14 million contract. Ginobili has averaged 13.6 points, 3.6 rebounds, 3.7 assists, 1.4 steals and 25.8 minutes during a career that has spanned 992 games. Ginobili contributed 17 points in Game 1. (more...)