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Austin Howard signs with Ravens, expected to vie for starting RT spot Austin Howard signs with Ravens, expected to vie for starting RT spot
- August 05, 2017

Howard, 30, made 11 starts for Oakland last season, but the Raiders turned the job over to Marshall Newhouse and cut Howard to free up money. The former Raiders, Jets, and Eagles tackle is expected to take over the team's starting right tackle position in training camp and the preseason. (more...)
Doc Rivers No Longer Allowed To Fuck Up The Clippers' Roster Doc Rivers No Longer Allowed To Fuck Up The Clippers' Roster
- August 05, 2017

Coach Rivers has a career.579 winning percentage and hasn't missed the playoffs since 2007; GM Rivers is best known for repeatedly wasting his team's limited cap space on mediocre-to-useless bench players. "Lawrence has come on so strong in that role, and that has helped us go down this path". "Doc put Lawrence in charge of the non-coaching aspects of the front office a year ago, and he's done a fantastic job", Ballmer said. (more...)
Hoffenheim coach Nagelsmann taunts: Liverpool already anxious about us! Hoffenheim coach Nagelsmann taunts: Liverpool already anxious about us!
- August 05, 2017

At tie like this can go either way and those willing to take a punt on the outcome will be able to take advantage of the unibet bonus code ahead of the Reds trip to the Rhein-Neckar-Arena on August 15th and the decisive return leg at Anfield on August 23rd. (more...)
Fans wish Tom Brady a happy 40th birthday on Twitter Fans wish Tom Brady a happy 40th birthday on Twitter
- August 05, 2017

For his career, Brady has passed for 61,582 yards and 456 touchdowns. With Hogan, Julian Edelman , Malcolm Mitchell and Danny Amendola all sitting out of Friday's scrimmage Cooks saw plenty of work alongside Brady. One of the best things about them? "I'm so pretty, Matt Damon wants to marry me", Kai said , referencing Kimmel's ongoing jokes between him and the actor. (more...)
Nick Saban's reasoning for not automatically suspending Da'Shawn Hand is sensible Nick Saban's reasoning for not automatically suspending Da'Shawn Hand is sensible
- August 05, 2017

In a prepared statement Thursday, Saban acknowledged how much the program respects police and that Hand "put himself in a bad situation" by returning to his vehicle after a night of drinking. Because he put himself in that situation, we'll give him community service and police ride around and different things that will help him. "I was the starter previous year too so I felt like the old guy", said Hurts. (more...)
Defending US Open Champ Wawrinka to Miss Remainder of 2017 Defending US Open Champ Wawrinka to Miss Remainder of 2017
- August 05, 2017

Earlier, Serbian maestro Novak Djokovic also called an early end to his season to rest an elbow problem that forced him to retire during his Wimbledon quarter-final against Tomas Berdych, the Guardian reported. Wawrinka, 32, has been affected by an issue with his left knee in recent months and will undergo surgery in order to cure the problem completely. "I love this sport, and I'll work hard to return to your level", wrote Wawrinka. (more...)
Granato Named US Olympic Coach; Allain to Assist Granato Named US Olympic Coach; Allain to Assist
- August 05, 2017

Since retiring in 2001, Granato has been an assistant on Colorado Avalanche , Pittsburgh Penguins, and Detroit Red Wings' coaching staffs. Granato, who was born in Downer's Grove, will lead a US team that won a silver medal in Vancouver in 2010, but was held without a medal in the 2014 Games in Sochi. (more...)
Jets owner Woody Johnson confirmed as US Ambassador to United Kingdom Jets owner Woody Johnson confirmed as US Ambassador to United Kingdom
- August 05, 2017

The billionaire tycoon is heir to the Johnson & Johnson pharmaceutical empire, which was founded by his great grandfather. "It looks like it could have happened", Johnson said. He paid a reported $635m (£486m) for the New York Jets NFL team in 2000 and has known Mr Trump for years. His new role will empower him to select artworks by American and British artists, under the US State Department's Art in Embassies programme, for display in the embassy. (more...)
Sterling Shepard expected to be OK after ankle scare Sterling Shepard expected to be OK after ankle scare
- August 05, 2017

Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . The MRI confirms that Shepard's injury doesn't seem to be serious. "It was pretty unbelievable, because you guys were two fields over, and I had on a mirror visor". A second-round draft pick out of Oklahoma in 2016, Shepard caught 65 passes for 683 yards and eight touchdowns last season. On Friday, he rehabbed the ankle in an underwater treadmill, and Shepard is unsure when he will begin to test it. (more...)
Antonio Conte will make Antoine Rudiger even better at Chelsea - Marco Delvecchio Antonio Conte will make Antoine Rudiger even better at Chelsea - Marco Delvecchio
- August 05, 2017

Asked on Friday how he would respond to a big-money offer for Hazard, Conte told reporters: "We are trying to buy the players, not to sell them. Eden is happy to stay with us and play for us". "But, for sure, we hope, in the future, to improve this situation because you can see". However, Conte is determined not only to keep hold of his top players, but also to bolster what he feels is a small squad. (more...)
Liverpool striker to miss Atletico Madrid friendly 'as precaution' Liverpool striker to miss Atletico Madrid friendly 'as precaution'
- August 05, 2017

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has slammed Atletico Madrid for their defensive approach in their Wednesday's Audi Cup final at the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany . Sadio Mane swiped the program as Liverpool prepared for the new project with a definite 3-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the Audi Mug, although an injury to Daniel Sturridge moistened the mood. (more...)
Adam Lallana out months with thigh injury Adam Lallana out months with thigh injury
- August 05, 2017

Liverpool have signed Mohamed Salah , Andrew Robertson and Dominic Solanke, but have made no secret of the desire to sign Naby Keita and Virgil van Dijk. But the Reds boss is reportedly fearful of Coutinho leaving - according to The Sun - as Barcelona continue to be linked to a move for the Brazil global. (more...)
No surprises in England squad for 4th test vs South Africa No surprises in England squad for 4th test vs South Africa
- August 05, 2017

The England cricket team has drawn a lot of criticism for being inconsistent in the ongoing Test series against South Africa . It made one wonder why South Africa played a sick player but as skipper du Plessis said: "Vern's such a good player you'd nearly take him at 50 per cent". (more...)
Europa League qualifying draw: Everton face Hajduk Split Europa League qualifying draw: Everton face Hajduk Split
- August 05, 2017

Ronald Koeman's side were drawn with the Croatian side after clinching one-goal wins over Ruzomberok in their previous two-legged tie. Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored the only goal of Thursday night's hard-fought second leg at the Futbalovy Stadion MFK with 80 minutes on the clock, after Leighton Baines was on target in the first leg. (more...)
Tottenham 'agree' deal with Aston Villa Tottenham 'agree' deal with Aston Villa
- August 05, 2017

However, at this summer's U20 World Cup, Onomah excelled while playing in a box-to-box midfield role alongside Lewis Cook and it looks as though that will be his position long-term. To be clear, Onomah's Aston Villa move is yet to be confirmed by the clubs, but it feels like the loan deal is close to completion. If he completes his move to Villa Park, he will become Steve Bruce's sixth summer signing following the likes of John Terry, Glenn Whelan and Sam Johnstone. (more...)
Amir Khan announces divorce with 'golddigger' Faryal Amir Khan announces divorce with 'golddigger' Faryal
- August 05, 2017

Faryal's tweets were later deleted. He tweeted a video clip of Shaggy's famous song, " it wasn't me ". Faryal also tweeted about being the only one who've given this marriage her 100% while Amir clearly hadn't. It's like I'm a single mother while he's out messing around. It can destroy you. He further joked that he was only into BBW, an acronym for big black women, with a hashtag #ItWasntMe . (more...)
Jay Cutler to Dolphins 'picking up steam' Jay Cutler to Dolphins 'picking up steam'
- August 05, 2017

Matt Moore said Friday that he's prepared to step up in the event that Tannehill's season is over. Last December, Tannehill injured the same knee with a partially torn ACL, but did not need surgery, instead he chose to have stem-cell treatment, and one source in the organization said the knee had been a ticking time bomb because of the decision Tannehill took. (more...)
Dumi Masilela's aunt dies after hearing the news of her nephew's death Dumi Masilela's aunt dies after hearing the news of her nephew's death
- August 05, 2017

Family spokesperson Mpumi Phillips confirmed that the aunt had died at the family home after hearing the news. "Masilela was taken to hospital where he died", says Makhubele. Rhythm City production has closed for now in honor of his death. According to the Independent , on Wednesday night he had parked his vehicle when a black Jeep approached them. (more...)
Ukrainian athletes to take part in IAAF World Championships in London Ukrainian athletes to take part in IAAF World Championships in London
- August 05, 2017

The IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) World Championships kicks off in London on August 4. "He finished the session, took his shoes off and said, 'that's it, job done'". "Dmitry clearly understands the need to change the doping culture that clearly existed in Russian athletics in the past". He understood the damage that this culture has done for the athletes own and his apology to prove it. (more...)
Kyrie Irving Trade Reportedly of Interest to Detroit Pistons
- August 05, 2017

Yes, he was appreciative. From my ill-fated backing of the Minnesota Timberwolves a year ago to the ongoing talks about Kyrie Irving's future to the continued rise of Giannis Antetokounmpo, there were plenty of questions asked and answered during the hour-long podcast. (more...)