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Raptors GM Masai Ujiri: Kawhi Leonard has 'a fire inside of him' after trade

Wednesday  19:30,   19 september 2018
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"He is determined and seems in the right frame of mind," Ujiri said Tuesday. "You will be hearing from him shortly."Despite having yet to address the media since making his arrival in Toronto, Raptors president Masai Ujiri said the star forward is...[...]

Shearer praises Arnautovic's centre-forward performance

Wednesday  19:30,   19 september 2018
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Match of the Day pundit Alan Shearer has hailed Marko Anautovic’s centre-forward performance during West Ham’s 3-1 victory over Everton at Goodison Park, according to a report on the official club website. The former Blackburn Rovers and Newcastle...[...]

'Kane isn't a machine' – Lamela defends misfiring Spurs star after Champions League blank

Wednesday  19:26,   19 september 2018
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The World Cup Golden Boot winner has been criticised of late but his team-mate thinks the rest of the squad need to take some of the pressure offErik Lamela has defended under-fire team-mate Harry Kane, reminding his detractors the England striker...[...]

NHL Rumor Roundup: What should Blue Jackets do with Artemi Panarin, Sergei Bobrovsky?

Wednesday  19:15,   19 september 2018
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With Erik Karlsson and Max Pacioretty off the trade market, all eyes are now on Columbus, where the plan is status quo entering the season. That could change quickly, though.Two of the biggest names in the NHL trade market were finally dealt last...[...]

Mavericks workplace misconduct probe results to be made public Wednesday, report says

Wednesday  19:15,   19 september 2018
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The investigation report will be available at 1:30 p.m. ET with a press conference scheduled for 3:15 p.m. after a seven-month probe.The NBA also will respond to the findings of the investigation, which has taken seven months. The Morning News notes [...]

Yankees get Aroldis Chapman back as playoffs near

Wednesday  18:55,   19 september 2018
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The Yankees' closer has been on the shelf since late August with knee tendinitis.The team activated Aroldis Chapman from the disabled list after he spent nearly a month on the shelf with left knee...[...]

Rodgers believes Celtic don't deserve Champions League football

Wednesday  18:55,   19 september 2018
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Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers says that his side don’t deserve to be playing Champions League football this season, as per a report on Sky Sports. Celtic fell at the first hurdle in qualifying for the UEFA Champions League this season as they suffered [...]

Kane isn't a machine – Lamela defends misfiring Spurs star

Wednesday  18:55,   19 september 2018
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Harry Kane has been criticised of late and Erik Lamela thinks the striker's supporting cast need to take some of the pressure off.Erik Lamela has defended under-fire team-mate Harry Kane, reminding his detractors the England striker is not a...[...]

Hazard left out of Chelsea squad for Europa League trip to PAOK

Wednesday  18:55,   19 september 2018
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Maruizio Sarri's 21-man travelling party for Thursday's European game in Greece does not include Eden Hazard, David Luiz or Mateo KovacicEden Hazard has been left out of Chelsea's squad for their Europa League opener at...[...]

Chelsea trio join Hazard in missing PAOK clash

Wednesday  18:55,   19 september 2018
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David Luiz, Mateo Kovacic and Emerson have joined Eden Hazard in missing Thursday night’s clash against PAOK. Chelsea have confirmed the four players did not travel with the first-team squad for the Europa League opener. It had already been widely...[...]

Matt Nagy says it's unfair to compare Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes to Bears' Mitch Trubisky

Wednesday  18:30,   19 september 2018
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"I don't think that's fair to Mitch to be put in that position, and I know Mitch doesn't put that on himself," Nagy said of the comparison.Nagy pointed out major differences between the Chiefs' and Bears' offensive schemes and said even...[...]

Leno in line for Arsenal chance in Europa League

Wednesday  18:30,   19 september 2018
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Unai Emery will rotate his squad for Arsenal's opening Europa League match, with Bernd Leno and Lucas Torreira expected to be given chances.Bernd Leno looks set to make his long-awaited Arsenal debut on Thursday after Unai Emery promised changes [...]

Liverpool legend claims Neymar could never play for Klopp

Wednesday  18:30,   19 september 2018
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Liverpool legend John Barnes has hit out at Neymar for being “lazy” and claims that the Brazilian star would never get to play under Jurgen Klopp, according to a report on the Express. Liverpool boss Klopp loves his players to have a high work rate...[...]

Felipe Anderson confident that West Ham can beat Chelsea

Wednesday  18:05,   19 september 2018
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West Ham United winger Felipe Anderson is confident that the Hammers can beat Chelsea when the two sides meet at the London Stadium on Sunday afternoon, according to a report on the Daily Star. The £40m summer signing believes that the away victory...[...]

Red Sox fans find 2018 AL East Champions banner in road

Wednesday  17:55,   19 september 2018
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Three guys in Somerset, Mass., came across a package on the highway that turned out to be the 2018 AL East Champions banner.Friends Louie Iacuzzi, James Amaral and Randy Baldasarri found the banner made in advance to mark the 2018 division crown in...[...]