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Chris Paul out for weeks after knee injury

Saturday  02:30,   21 october 2017
The Sports Post

Marc Stein reported Friday that Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul was expected to miss an extended period of time due to a knee injury suffered in October. Paul, 32, has battled a variety of injuries throughout his career, but this new knee[...]

Mourinho says he is judged harshly because of success

Saturday  01:40,   21 october 2017
AFP

Jose Mourinho says he is judged by a different set of standards from his rival managers in the Premier League.The Manchester United manager was widely criticised for his approach in grinding out a goalless draw against Liverpool at Anfield last[...]

Have tissues handy for Earnhardt Jr.’s interview

Saturday  01:01,   21 october 2017
Sporting News

During an interview set to air Sunday on NBC, Dale Earnhardt Jr. laments that his family will never have the chance to meet his father. “I hated that I lost him, and I hate that he can't be around to know my wife,” Earnhardt Jr. says. “She wants to[...]

NFL reviewing Marshawn Lynch's contact with official, not sitting in stands

Saturday  00:35,   21 october 2017
MSN

NFL spokesman Joe Lockhart on Friday indicated Marshawn Lynch will not face league discipline for sitting in the stands during Thursday’s Oakland Raiders-Kansas City Chiefs game after getting ejected. NFL spokesman Joe Lockhart on Friday[...]

Vols fans’ efforts to oust coach include cupcakes, funny Wikipedia edits

Saturday  00:35,   21 october 2017
For The Win

Some want Butch Jones gone at Tennessee.The "Fire Butch Jones" crowd has been, well, calling for his job for a while now, in large part because of the Vols' winless SEC record - including a 41-0 loss to Georgia - and the fact that they haven't[...]

Report: Rockets fear knee injury could sideline Paul for a month

Saturday  00:21,   21 october 2017
theScore

Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul will miss his second straight game Saturday <g class="gr_ gr_4 gr-alert gr_gramm gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim Grammar only-ins replaceWithoutSep" data-gr-id="4" id="4">due</g> [...]

Kiké Hernandez Earned a Massive Donation to Puerto Rico From the Dodgers' Owner With Game 5 Show

Saturday  00:09,   21 october 2017
12up

Kiké Hernandez made MLB postseason history after a three-homer performance in a series-clinching game on Thursday night, joining several Hall of Fame players in the process. 3 HR in a series clincher: Babe Ruth, Reggie Jackson, Adam Kennedy, Adrian [...]

Verizon to quit as IndyCar title sponsor, remain with Penske

Saturday  00:08,   21 october 2017
MSN

Verizon’s title sponsorship of the IndyCar Series will not be renewed when its five-year agreement ends in 2018.Mark Miles, CEO of Hulman & Company which owns IndyCar, told the SportsBusiness Journal: “We truly appreciate the significant[...]

Kobe 'blown away' after watching PSG training session

Saturday  00:06,   21 october 2017
Sporting News

The NBA legend spoke to players about his "mamba mentality" and kicked the ball around with some of the club's biggest starsKobe Bryant is one of the fiercest competitors to ever play in the NBA, and now he's introducing his "mamba[...]

Vin Scully will not make appearance during World Series

Friday  23:35,   20 october 2017
The Sports Post

Baseball fans hoping to hear one last call from legendary broadcaster Vin Scully will be disappointed to hear that he simply isn’t interested.&nbsp;With the Los Angeles Dodgers headed to the World Series, some fans had hoped Scully would return[...]

Chen and Medvedeva shine at Cup of Russia

Friday  22:55,   20 october 2017
AFP

Teenagers Nathan Chen and Evgenia Medvedeva led the men's and women's short program at the Cup of Russia, the first stage of ISU Grand Prix series, on Friday. Russia's two-time world champion Medvedeva, 17, who won last year's Grand Prix[...]

Neymar fined $1.2M for tax evasion in Brazil

Friday  22:40,   20 october 2017
MSN

Neymar has been hit with a large fine in his homeland and was slammed by a judge for trying to obstruct justiceThe punishment was levied by a Brazilian regional federal court against the star PSG attacker for attempting to hide income through the[...]

Who US should call to play, and coach, in Portugal friendly

Friday  22:37,   20 october 2017
MSN

We still don't know who will be coaching the Americans against Cristiano Ronaldo and Co.The recently announced USA-Portugal friendly probably felt like a cruel joke to some who still hadn't finished processing the events of Oct. 11, which saw[...]

Who US should call to play, and coach, in Portugal friendly

Friday  22:35,   20 october 2017
MSN

We still don't know who will be coaching the Americans against Cristiano Ronaldo and Co.The recently announced USA-Portugal friendly probably felt like a cruel joke to some who still hadn't finished processing the events of Oct. 11, which saw[...]

What to watch for on MLS Decision Day

Friday  22:21,   20 october 2017
Sports Illustrated

MLS's Decision Day is coming, and while 11 of the league's 12 playoff tickets have been punched, there's plenty left to be decided.Aside from two dead rubbers (Montreal vs. New England, Philadelphia vs. Orlando), the 11 simultaneous 4[...]