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Panthers at Titans: What to watch

Panthers at Titans: What to watch

The Titans did a lot of things right this week, including forcing a pair of early turnovers to set up a scoring barrage right out of the gate before a sun-baked crowd just two days before the eclipse shades the city. The Titans chose not to play DeMarco Murray in the contest. The Titans rebounded from their first practice with Carolina . But an illegal-procedure penalty pushed the ball back to the 7. Read More

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Cubs Place Jon Lester on DL but Don't Expect Him Out Long

Cubs Place Jon Lester on DL but Don't Expect Him Out Long

Everything in his arm is structurally fine, according to the team, but with the tightness and shoulder fatigue, he will be placed on the 10-day disabled list to rest and recover. Grimm was credited with the loss in Thursday's game against the Reds. It was the 11th batter of the inning and he walked off the field. In his 19 starts pre-All Star break, Lester posted a 4.25 ERA with 110 strikeouts in 108 innings. Read More

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West Brom reject shock £18 million Manchester City bid for Jonny Evans

West Brom reject shock £18 million Manchester City bid for Jonny Evans

Evans, who still lives close to Manchester, won't be intimated to be thrust back on to the big stage and has plenty of European and top-level experience with United, where he won three Premier League titles and two League Cups. Twelve months ago, Arsenal showed an interest in signing Evans but West Brom rejected the approach for their captain. His fourth choice in that position is Eliaquim Mangala, who is not thought to have any long-term future at City. Read More

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Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor betting preview

Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor betting preview

I think there was only around three fights that he didn't use eight ounce gloves. Mayweather had almost all of his 49 professional wins using eight-ounce gloves, which may accentuate one of his advantages - his hand speed. "Yes, Floyd will be faster with eight-ounce gloves but he's more defensive". If you've been planning to have your very own McGregor party for the big fight next Saturday and ordering in the live viewing from Sky Sports, we're here to say don't bother. Read More

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Dele Alli, Ben Davies score as Tottenham beat Newcastle

Dele Alli, Ben Davies score as Tottenham beat Newcastle

However, he has been given the nod to start against his former club, on the right-hand side of a midfield triumvirate alongside Christian Eriksen and Dele Alli . BBC Sports reports that instead, Spurs could have added to their lead as Harry Kane, last season's Premier League top scorer with 29 goals, struck the post in injury time. Read More

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Arsenal vs Leicester City

Arsenal vs Leicester City

Arsenal record-signing Alexandre Lacazette got off to a flawless by scoring inside two minutes of kickoff. For Arsenal , it's the same questions concerning a club that does enough to stay in contention but has a hard time convincing anybody they can mount a title challenge. Read More

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Eagles trade Jordan Matthews to Buffalo for CB

Eagles trade Jordan Matthews to Buffalo for CB

The Bills previously acquired the Kansas City Chiefs ' first-round pick in trading down during the 2017 draft to select cornerback Tre'Davious White at No. Jones was already our pick for Buffalo's breakout player this year, but his outlook improves even more now. The VP added that he would not have done the deal if the player they were getting back had only one year left on his contract. Read More

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Swimming: I got schooled, says Joseph Schooling

Swimming: I got schooled, says Joseph Schooling

There's no other way to say that. Victories in the men's 50m freestyle and 100m butterfly, then with the US team in the mixed 4x100m freestyle relay, leaves him with six golds in Budapest . Improvement will be foremost in Schooling's thoughts, as will his pursuit of Phelps' world record, when he returns to Singapore this week to prepare for the biennial Games in Kuala Lumpur. Read More

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It is beginning of good times for women's cricket: Mithali Raj

It is beginning of good times for women's cricket: Mithali Raj

This was the second World Cup final played by India. "As a player grows and gains experience at the worldwide level, each one of them becomes a leader in their own respect", MIthali said. 'I always believed if more matches are televised we can attract more people, ' said Raj , who became the leading runscorer in women's One-day Internationals during the event. Read More

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Derrick Rose, Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly discussing one-year deal

Derrick Rose, Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly discussing one-year deal

He played in 64 games for Chicago in 2015-16 and 64 for NY last season, all of them as a starter. There is little reason for optimism regarding Rose's ability to stay healthy this season. The injury-prone 28-year-old point guard would add a backcourt spark for the Cavaliers as they try to mount a tougher challenge to Golden State, who beat Cleveland in two of their NBA Finals matchups over the past three seasons. Read More

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Dan Martin loses ground on stage 16 of Le Tour

Early on in the 165-kilometre stage from Le-Puy-en-Velay, green jersey Marcel Kittel had been dropped due to strong riding from Matthews' team mates as the Australian looked to close the gap in the points competition. "I was waiting for the result and he grabbed me on the way past", Matthews said. Degenkolb complained that Matthews did not hold his line in the sprint, but the Australian was adamant he raced fairly. Read More

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USA intensifies clampdown on Nigerians, Brazilians, others with overstayed visas

USA intensifies clampdown on Nigerians, Brazilians, others with overstayed visas

DHS said the limited number of 15,000 was based on an exemption from the cap on the H-2B visas a year ago and that DHS and the Labor Department believe it will satisfy businesses' labor needs. But lawmakers from several states, as well as the business community and pro-immigration advocates, had pressured the administration to issue these visas, saying businesses were unable to fill the posts they needed with USA workers. Read More

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Aussie Tennis Star Slammed After Bizarre Wimbledon Post-Match Interview

Aussie Tennis Star Slammed After Bizarre Wimbledon Post-Match Interview

I couldn't care less if I make a fourth-round U.S. Open or I lose (in the) first round". To me, everything is the same. "It's disrespectful to the sport, it's disrespectful to the history of the sport", she said . On Monday's opening day, Aussie number one Nick Kyrgios retired hurt with a left hip injury, while John Millman lost to Rafael Nadal and qualifier Andrew Whittington went out to Thiago Monteiro. Read More

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Venus Williams left tearful by vehicle crash questions

Venus Williams left tearful by vehicle crash questions

I'm completely speechless. It's just". The reporters gave Williams about a minute to collect herself, before she made a decision to end the press conference early. "A police incident report first obtained by TMZ Thursday found that "[Williams] is at fault for violating the right of way of [the other driver]" when she drove into an intersection while another auto had right of way. Read More

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Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

They added an empty-net goal with 13.6 seconds left to win the game 2-0. The Boston University product finished with four goals and three assists in 21 playoff games, including two goals in Game 1 of the Cup Final. With the victory, the Penguins clinched the best-of-seven championship 4-2 to win the franchise's fifth Stanley Cup. Penguins captain Sidney Crosby , who was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the most valuable player of the playoffs, said his team had worked hard to keep ... Read More

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Saints place Nick Fairley on NFI list, will miss entire season

Fairley was initially diagnosed with a heart condition at the combine but he went on to play seven years in the NFL . After this season, Fairley signed a big contract worth $28 million over four seasons. This could jeopardize Fairleys career with the Saints and the NFL. With Fairley out, the Saints will lean on Sheldon Rankins , David Onyemata and Tyeler Davison as their top interior defenders. Read More

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