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Sport Carmelo Anthony's reps exploring where he may go next
Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony's reps exploring where he may go next

Barring a change of direction, the Rockets are moving toward waiving Anthony in the near future, league sources said. George told reporters on Monday that he does not believe Anthony can be blamed for Houston's early season struggles and that the idea that Anthony is the catalyst behind their 5-7 start is very inaccurate.

Sport Resolute Roshen Silva guides Sri Lanka to a first-innings lead
Author: 0 Resolute Roshen Silva guides Sri Lanka to a first-innings lead

Next time we will study the fielder before taking that run. However, the Sri Lanka pair of Silva and Akila Dananjaya simply sauntered to the opposite ends thinking they will get a boundary. "If we can get England before 250 it will be a gettable target for us", he added. Umpire Marais Erasmus from South Africa determined Silva deliberately ran short and penalized Sri Lanka by five runs.

Sport Rooney excited to see what ‘fearless’ England are capable of
Author: 0 Rooney excited to see what ‘fearless’ England are capable of

Rooney is uncertain how emotional the occasion will be, having fought back tears when he broke Bobby Charlton's scoring record after netting in a 2-0 win over Switzerland in September 2015. "It wouldn't be fair for me to be coming back and making them move again. I've found my feet in States and the children are settled". The former captain could only watch on as a supporter as England reached the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1990 in the summer.

Sport Steelers Players Raid Le'Veon Bell's Locker
Author: 0 Steelers Players Raid Le'Veon Bell's Locker

Bell, who left $14.5 million on the table by not showing up to the team, will be a free agent in 2019. Linebacker Bud Dupree even thanked Bell for the new pair of Jordan Brand cleats. "The thing about it is he's not here, he's not going to be here, so we don't have to talk about it", Roethlisberger said. "I think the Houston Texans could really use Le'Veon Bell", Kellerman said.

Sport Wayne Rooney Reveals His Favourite England Goals
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney Reveals His Favourite England Goals

Southgate revealed: "Wayne will come on with the No 10, there won't be a No 10 to start". England take on United States of America at Wembley tonight in a friendly that will see Wayne Rooney bring his worldwide career to a close. "We have a lot of respect for our former players, we know that the legacy is huge". "It's been disappointing to see him (Wayne) nearly have to defend his inclusion".

Sport Chelsea narrowly behind close rivals in reported pursuit of West Ham talisman
Author: 0 Chelsea narrowly behind close rivals in reported pursuit of West Ham talisman

At the moment, Arnautovic is getting bookies nod to join Manchester United in the coming window, but West Ham still have a big role to play to see the Austrians deal come to life. His five goals in ten Premier League appearances this term have dragged the Hammers away from the relegation zone and into 13th in the table. The Portuguese coach knows Cahill well as the pair won the league together at Chelsea during the 2014/15 campaign when the 61-cap England global played a key role in ...

Sport Injury: Pogba, Martial ruled out of France squad
Author: 0 Injury: Pogba, Martial ruled out of France squad

The 27-year-old was left-out of Didier Deschamps' plans when the 23-man party to face Netherland and Uruguay was unveiled last Thursday. The two players of Manchester United will not be able to participate in the matches against the netherlands, on Friday 16 November in Rotterdam (UEFA Nations League), and against Uruguay, Tuesday, November 20, at the Stade de France (friendly).

Sport Scherzer finishes second to deGrom for Cy Young Award
Author: 0 Scherzer finishes second to deGrom for Cy Young Award

The Cy Young victory for deGrom only further serves as a data point that voters have increasingly moved away from placing any real value on a pitcher's win-loss record when assessing his value; for all of his individual dominance in 2018, deGrom received virtually no run support and was saddled with a 10-9 record that was far from indicative of his consistent excellence.

Sport LeBron James up to fifth in the NBA's all-time scoring list
Author: 0 LeBron James up to fifth in the NBA's all-time scoring list

In 11 games this season, Rondo is averaging 8.5 points to go along with 6.5 assists and 4.5 rebounds. The 33-year-old superstar scored 28 points in the second half and vaulted past Chamberlain on a three-point play with 3:55 to go, finishing the night with 31,425 points, six more than Chamberlain amassed in his iconic career.

Sport Novak Djokovic sweeps aside Alexander Zverev at ATP Finals
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic sweeps aside Alexander Zverev at ATP Finals

Djokovic, who will end the year as world number one for the fifth time in his career after a storming second half of the season, leads the Gustavo Kuerten group. The Serb is a red-hot favourite to draw level on six titles at the season finale with Federer, who faces an uphill task to reach the semifinals after his loss in his first round-robin match.

Sport Molinari 1 shot ahead of Fleetwood in race for European No 1
Author: 0 Molinari 1 shot ahead of Fleetwood in race for European No 1

And there would be no issue if McIlroy were to stick to his almost-annual plan of playing two events in the Middle East - Abu Dhabi and Dubai - in the early part of the year. "If I want to continue to contend in the majors and to continue my journey back towards the top of the game, then that's what I want to do". 'I am always going to want to play the Ryder Cup and I will try and make the team the year later.' McIlroy heads into the World Tour Championship ranked sixth in the Race to Dubai .

Sport Texas sneaks into top 15 in latest College Football Playoff rankings
Author: 0 Texas sneaks into top 15 in latest College Football Playoff rankings

Put me down for Oklahoma at No. 3 and Ohio State at No. 4 as the committee falls back on the safety of conference crowns to inform their decision. Notre Dame has added a 20th player to the class of 2019. The committee has already twice sent teams that did not reach their conference title games to the playoff.

Sport New Zealand to host 2021 women’s Rugby World Cup
Author: 0 New Zealand to host 2021 women’s Rugby World Cup

New Zealand Rugby chief executive Steve Tew said New Zealand would stage a world class event but expressed sympathy for Australia's failed bid. Rugby League is proud of the length and strength of that association - Wembley Stadium has been the setting for so numerous greatest matches and memories in the game's history, with Catalans Dragons writing another chapter when they became the first overseas club to win the Cup earlier this year.

Sport Jimmy Butler set for Philadelphia 76ers debut; Markelle Fultz in reserve role
Author: 0 Jimmy Butler set for Philadelphia 76ers debut; Markelle Fultz in reserve role

Now that Jimmy Butler is officially a member of the Philadelphia 76ers , questions remained about the new starting lineup. "Not too many things go through my mind when I'm out here between these lines". As for whether the Timberwolves could be better without Butler, the four-time All-Star with exceptional ability on both ends on the court, Thibodeau demurred.

Sport India beat Windies in thriller to complete T20 series clean sweep
Author: 0 India beat Windies in thriller to complete T20 series clean sweep

With two balls left and one run needed, Dhawan clubbed Fabian Allen's delivery straight to Kieron Pollard at long-on, bringing an end to his highest T20 global innings. West Indies lose their first wicket in 6.1 overs. Hetmyer slammed four fours and a six in his 21-ball 26 but was dismissed when trying to cut a delivery from Chahal.

Sport Real Madrid Confirm Santiago Solari As Coach Until 2021 Read In
Author: 0 Real Madrid Confirm Santiago Solari As Coach Until 2021 Read In

Santiago Solari on Tuesday (Nov 13) was confirmed as Real Madrid coach until 2021 following his successful spell in charge as caretaker boss of the European champions. News that he had been rewarded with a permanent contract surfaced on Monday when the Spanish federation announced: "Everything is in order". He has presided over victories against Melilla in the Copa del Rey, Viktoria Plzen in the UEFA Champions League plus Real Valladolid and Celta Vigo in La Liga .

Sport Bellew confident he will pass 'ultimate test' against Usyk
Author: 0 Bellew confident he will pass 'ultimate test' against Usyk

Believe you, me, a vicious, nasty, awful man turns up. "He doesn't speak good enough English that I can banter with him, get him going", Bellew added. The two fighters came to the press conference for the ceremonial staredown and spoke with the press, Boxing News Online wrote . So, I made the promise this time.

Sport After big game, Jones gives Packers another red zone option
Author: 0 After big game, Jones gives Packers another red zone option

The question was about running back Aaron Jones . Jones' running supplied desperately needed balance to an offense that has played fitfully all season. He wore a dark blue cap from the Santa Monica Fire Department after the game. "It's heartbreaking. and then you have a fire in my adopted home of southern California, so it's been a tough week for sure, and myself and the guys from northern California, our thoughts and our prayers are with those folks".

Sport Ireland confident on Henshaw, Murray an outside bet for All Blacks
Author: 0 Ireland confident on Henshaw, Murray an outside bet for All Blacks

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) chief Steve Tew has previously indicated that Schmidt was among the names that the NZR was considering to succeed current coach Steve Hansen, when his contract expires after next year's Rugby World Cup. They were the midfield when Ireland beat England in March for the Six Nations Grand Slam. Joe Schmidt has admitted he is "still bleeding" from Ireland's last-gasp 24-22 defeat to New Zealand in 2013.

Sport Rams' Andrew Whitworth to donate game check to shooting victims
Author: 0 Rams' Andrew Whitworth to donate game check to shooting victims

Coach Sean McVay on Monday confirmed the ACL injury for Kupp, who led the Rams in yards receiving last season. For how long however is another discussion. "You're looking for any answer, you're looking for what can we do to solve this or what can we do to help people that are going through this, in the tragedy, in the moment, there is no ideal way", Whitworth said earlier this week, via ESPN .

Sport Draymond Green Suspended Without Pay for Argument With KD
Author: 0 Draymond Green Suspended Without Pay for Argument With KD

The poor possession ended with both Green and Durant going at each other on the sideline and ended with a Warriors loss and more drama in the locker room, according to ESPN . Green then lost control of the ball, and the buzzer sounded without the Warriors getting up a potential game-winning shot. Neither player addressed the media after the game, but veteran point guard Shaun Livingston downplayed the heated exchange.

Sport Rams, Chiefs players not willing to play on field in Mexico
Author: 0 Rams, Chiefs players not willing to play on field in Mexico

The league and its players had been concerned about the field at Azteca Stadium, to the point a boycott was floated. Crews were seen installing sod at Estadio Azteca on Tuesday, but the National Football League, following an inspection of the field Tuesday afternoon, said the playing surface would not meet National Football League standards by next Monday.

Sport Bills release QB Nathan Peterman
Author: 0 Bills release QB Nathan Peterman

Peterman tallied three touchdowns and 12 interceptions in those games while completing 52.3 percent of his passes. Unfortunately he could never carry that level of play into the regular season. "T-Bowles is not the problem and I'm going to keep saying it". Peterman spent last season as Tyrod Taylor's backup before being named the starter for a November 19 game at the Los Angeles Chargers .

Sport 3rd ODI: Pakistan wins toss, elects to bat first against NZ
Author: 0 3rd ODI: Pakistan wins toss, elects to bat first against NZ

The joy which came with Pakistan's win against New Zealand in the second ODI was overshadowed by what looked like a bad injury to opener Imam-ul-Haq. He was well supported by Babar Azam, who scored 46 runs off 50 balls and the skipper will bank on these two to replicate their performance in the third ODI as well.

Sport Nets' LeVert stretchered off vs. Wolves
Author: 0 Nets' LeVert stretchered off vs. Wolves

Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert returned to NY with the team last night and was evaluated today by Nets' Team Orthopedist Dr. Martin O'Malley at the Hospital for Special Surgery. "There was really just no words", teammate Joe Harris said after the game. Caris LeVert entered Monday averaging 19.0 points, 3.7 assists and 4.2 rebounds per game while shooting 47.7 percent from the field, 32.8 percent from beyond the arc and 72.1 percent from the free-throw line.

Sport West Ham United unlikely to sign Samir Nasri?
Author: 0 West Ham United unlikely to sign Samir Nasri?

August saw UEFA extend Nasri's doping ban from six to 18 months, his suspension backdated to July 1, 2017 although he has played since then. The 31-year-old Nasri would not be eligible to play until 1 January, but is permitted to train with any club from this month.

Sport Chelsea's Eden Hazard feeling wear and tear of professional football
Author: 0 Chelsea's Eden Hazard feeling wear and tear of professional football

The 31-year-old midfielder scored Chelsea's victor in their 3-2 victory over Derby in the Carabao Cup but is yet to make a Premier League start under Maurizio Sarri. It took 39 minutes for Sarri's team to muster a shot on target when Alonso met Willian's high free-kick with a thunderous volley that Pickford repelled.

Sport Was DION LEWIS' jab at the PATRIOTS justified? | Patriots Roundtable
Author: 0 Was DION LEWIS' jab at the PATRIOTS justified? | Patriots Roundtable

The Patriots didn't just lose either. It was a weird Sunday, indeed. Mike Vrabel and the Tennessee Titans notched a signature 34-10 victory over the New England Patriots at Nissan Stadium on Sunday. I certainly didn't, but that's the always unpredictable National Football League - and why we love it. Who saw the Patriots, Eagles and Falcons falling? We can't give them easy yards.

Sport Cardinals avoid disaster, but can’t turn opportunities into upset of Chiefs
Author: 0 Cardinals avoid disaster, but can’t turn opportunities into upset of Chiefs

Kansas City (8-1) is undefeated at home and looked virtually unbeatable in every game they've played save for their lone loss at New England. With the Chiefs offense still humming right along posting big numbers each week, having key defensive starters return can only aid the Chiefs in bigger games yet to come this season.

Sport Tsitsipas, De Minaur to meet in Next Gen ATP Finals
Author: 0 Tsitsipas, De Minaur to meet in Next Gen ATP Finals

The finale itself was a match always likely to deliver. In sets up to four games in the under-21 tournament in Milan , Tsitsipas won 2-4 4-1 4-3 (6-3) 4-3 (6-3). De Minaur added: 'It's been an unbelievable year. "But I know there's another star who had three wins in a row in the other part of the draw". Congratulations to Stef and his team for an awesome year and an incredible week'.

Sport U.S. counting on debutants in Fed Cup title defense
Author: 0 U.S. counting on debutants in Fed Cup title defense

Neither Serena nor Venus Williams has played since the US Open, Sloane Stephens-finalist at the WTA Finals-looked match-weary in Singapore, while Coco Vandeweghe has struggled with form since her ankle injury at Wimbledon, and Madison Keys pulled out of the Elite Trophy in Zhuhai last week with yet another injury problem.

Sport Resurgent Real Madrid maintain winning run under Santiago Solari at Celta Vigo
Author: 0 Resurgent Real Madrid maintain winning run under Santiago Solari at Celta Vigo

While many players and even critics believed that the Spaniard needed more time at the helm, interim manager Santiago Solari has brought hope back into the side. The challenge for Solari will be to manage the dressing room when results take a turn for the worse. Pushed on his plans for the looming worldwide break, Solari suggested he did not know yet if he would be returning to his previous role as coach of Madrid's Castilla youth side.