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Packers at Vikings: Preview, prediction, odds and pick


This one is going to be a one-score game, but the Packers should do enough against the Vikings elite defense to pull out the victory. Do the Vikings have what it takes to control the Green Machine? The Vikings added veteran free agents LT Riley Reiff (Detroit) and RT Mike Remmers (Carolina) and shuffled their interior line positions. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino reacts to Pep Guardiola calling Tottenham 'the Harry Kane team'


Before the global break, Man City boss Guardiola was discussing his side's rivals for the title. Kane , who also scored the winning goals for England against Slovenia and Lithuania during the worldwide break, has been named the Premier League's Player of the Month for September and will be hoping to add to his tally when Spurs take on Bournemouth at Wembley this weekend. Read More »

Sergio Aguero returns to training just 11 days after vehicle crash


Messi has yet to sign a new contract at the Camp Nou despite reportedly agreeing terms on a three-year extension in the summer. "He said, "I don't believe so". "I congratulated him and thanked him for all he's been doing for the national team". "I still do not know if I am going to play on Saturday. I trained alone without the ball", he said. Read More »

Twitter Reacts: Zuma set to face 783 criminal charges


Zuma and the NPA asked for leave to appeal a judgment of the Gauteng North High Court past year, which ruled in favour of the Democratic Alliance (DA), setting aside the 2009 decision by the NPA's former director of public prosecutions Mokotedi Mpshe to discontinue the corruption case against Zuma on the basis of irrationality. Read More »

Tom Brady to Patriots Fans: 'Don't Worry'


Through five games, the Patriots quarterback has already been sacked 16 times. It's only Tuesday and giving a 40-year-old quarterback a day off doesn't seem like the worst idea. The Patriots do not have to release a practice/injury report until Wednesday. Brady was hit 19 times and sacked nine times in three playoff games. Read More »

Golden Knights expect wide range of emotions for home opener


Instead, the all-white boards simply displayed the message " Vegas Strong ". Nobody's mind was entirely on hockey during what should have been a celebratory night and a milestone for Las Vegas , which finally has its first franchise in the major North American pro sports. Read More »

Ireland to play their first Test in May


The International Cricket Council (ICC) has given the green light to a test championship and one-day international league, while countries are also welcome to experiment with four-day tests, the world governing body said on Friday. Given their jitters against Sri Lanka which resulted in a whitewash, the team has a lot of thinking to do. It is also believed that Ireland will have a very crucial home advantage against Pakistan if the Test match takes place. Read More »

Michael Jordan believes super teams are ruining the National Basketball Association

While Jordan did not mention the two great teams, it's safe to assume that they are the #Golden State Warriors and the #Cleveland Cavaliers, who faced off in the NBA Finals in each of the last three seasons. "It's just hard for me to fathom how there becomes this perception that at the moment there are only two teams that are truly competitive in this league". Read More »

Crocodile suspected of killing Australian with dementia who wandered from nursing home


On Friday, police said remains found nearby had been confirmed as human and they were "highly likely" to belong to Ms Cameron. "We continue to search the area in the hopes that we find her alive". Of course as the days progress that option will diminish and as time goes by we will continue to reassess our searching options. Police said Ms Cameron suffers from dementia. Read More »

So Robbie Lawler is Fighting Rafael dos Anjos Next…

Now Lawler will look to pick up a win over another former champion to put himself into position to potentially battle for the title again in 2018. Now 2-0 at welterweight, Dos Anjos, like Lawler, stands out as one of the division's premier contenders. Read More »

Yankees Beat Indians, Advance To ALCS: Twitter Reacts


As we shift our focus to the next round, here are a few thing the Astros must take advantage of to win this series. The Astros, by virtue of winning their ALDS in four, will have been off for three days before they face NY, giving their bullpen (which certainly wasn't overtaxed) time to regroup. Read More »

Appeals court rules against Elliott, clears way for suspension


Eastern District Court in Sherman to dismiss Elliott's case. The vacated ruling means Elliott's suspension could start after the bye, though Elliott's team and the NFLPA will file for an injunction in the Southern District of NY in hopes the running back can keep playing. Read More »

Alexander Zverev and Grigor Dimitrov advance at Shanghai Masters


Fognini occupied Nadal for 63 minutes, nine minutes longer Nadal's second-round match. "I played a very good match, I don't know how many mistakes I made, but very few", said the 16-time Grand Slam victor and top seed in Shanghai. At the start of this week in Shanghai, Del Potro was placed 25th in the race to London despite reaching the US Open semi-finals, knocking out Roger Federer at the quarter-final stage. Read More »

Scientists discover a ring around the rugby-ball shaped dwarf planet Haumea

Haumea is now officially known as the third body smaller than Neptune hosting rings. To learn more about this particular dwarf planet, Ortiz and his colleagues worked out that on 12 January this year Haumea would pass in front of a distant star, known by the catchy title URAT1 533-182543, giving them the flawless opportunity to study it in more detail . Read More »

Mark Hunt rips Dana White for UFC Fight Night 121 removal

Hunt took to Instagram to express his frustration at not being able to fight Tybura and aimed an expletive-laden message at White. So when Hunt did an interview with Players Voice and started to complain of memory loss and slurred speech, the UFC chose to pull him from his upcoming UFC Sydney match-up against Marcin Tybura , something Hunt angrily responded to through a series of Instagram posts made from his official page. Read More »

Wilshere reveals Invincibles blueprint for Arsenal style


The 25-year-old midfielder is desperate to get into Gareth Southgate's England thinking for next summer's World Cup and he is prepared to risk his long-term future at The Emirates to do so. "Of course [England need Wilshere]". He can open spaces, he can play in tight areas and he can get out of tight areas as well'. He will have to leave Arsenal permanently though with the report claiming Arsenal "would be writing off a potential transfer fee" so would not allow him to leave on a ... Read More »

Arsenal's Shkodran Mustafi ruled out for up to six weeks


Arsene Wenger has confirmed Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi could miss up to six weeks with a hamstring injury. Meanwhile, Laurent Koscielny and Danny Welbeck are also at risk of missing the game due to injuries. I think about sorting out the problem, but overall I will decide completely tomorrow the line-up because Koscielny will have a test. 'He didn't play in their first game and we lost him in the second - we have to cope with that now'. Read More »

PSG Star Claims "It's A Possibility" That Alexis Sanchez Will Join Them


And when it was suggested that Arsenal might cut their losses on the pair in January, the manager added: "Once you are in our kind of situation, we have envisaged every solution yes". Of Sanchez's potential availability on Saturday against Watford, Wenger said: "I will have to speak with him, I watched the whole game [ against Brazil]". Read More »

Ashish Nehra set to retire from cricket on November 1


But he feels, it's the right time to move on". "It's good if you retire when people ask "why" and not when they start saying "why not", said the veteran pacer from Delhi. "Nehra has requested for one last match at his home ground and wants to go out on a high", the official had said. Having reportedly made himself unavailable to play in the Indian Premier League Twenty20 competition next season, it is understood he is being tapped by several franchises to join their backroom staff as a ... Read More »

India face African challenge


Mathematically, yes. India have a goal difference (GD) of -4 while Colombia and Ghana have zero. "We have the utmost respect for our opponents [Ghana] but we will give them a very tough fight, even tougher than we gave Colombia", captain Amarjit Singh said. Read More »

Taylor Twellman is outraged over the USA's World Cup exit


In the wake of the US men's soccer team failing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup , fans and pundits alike are upset. "Every single one of those players? ". But Arena's return to the post last fall ended in disaster as the USA failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup . And the discussion after Brazil, Max, was 'Can we beat the Colombias and the Belgiums and the Argentinas of the world?' You kidding me? "You don't deserve to go to the World Cup , plain and simple". Read More »

Mourinho Confirms United Injury Situation Heading Into Liverpool Match


Fellaini had been in fine form heading in to the global break and scored twice during the 4-0 win over Crystal Palace last time out so many thought the news would come a disappointment to Mourinho. The Brazilian picked up where he left off at the Vicente Calderon, though, making 48 appearances for the Spanish side in the 2016-17 season as Atleti reached the semi-finals of the Champions League and once again boasted the best defensive record in the Spanish top flight ahead of Barcelona and ... Read More »

Andrew Wiggins signs contract extension with Timberwolves


The contract wasn't exactly mentioned but a five-year deal projected at around $146.5 million is expected. It would keep the 22-year-old under contract throughout what should several more highly productive years. 1 pick in the 2014 draft, is as good a young, third option as there is in the National Basketball Association. Towns is entering the third year of his deal that includes a club option for the 2017-18 campaign and a $10.1 million qualifying offer for the season after that. Read More »

Lawsuit: Adrian Peterson owes $600000 on defaulted loan


Peterson asked the bank for more time, and paid down the loan so that he owed $594,000. "As I said earlier, if you don't get the pads on him and you don't get multiple sets and take good angles, he's going to break tackles". And there's a confidence level we have with how Mark (Ingram ) and how Alvin are playing. Peterson did however say that he enjoyed his time in New Orleans. Read More »