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Sports Suspended Brian Bowen won't play for Louisville, has option to transfer
Author: 0 Suspended Brian Bowen won't play for Louisville, has option to transfer

Bowen was suspended indefinitely in late September following the FBI investigation into corruption and bribery in college basketball recruiting. Brian Bowen's Louisville career is over before it started. Louisville has already fired head coach Rick Pitino and athletic director Tom Jurich in the wake of the scandal involving Bowen. In a press release Wednesday, the university said Bowen can keep his athletics scholarship if he stays at UofL, but he will not be allowed to practice or ...

Sports Some NFL Owners Believe Anthem Policy Will Change If Protests Continue
Author: 0 Some NFL Owners Believe Anthem Policy Will Change If Protests Continue

Up until 2009, players were rarely seen on the sidelines during the national anthem but the NFL changed their policy and had teams come out prior, which they have done ever since, according to ESPN . The issue could be taken up at the league's meeting in March. Although the size of the protests have dwindled since then, a few players are still refusing to stand.

Sports Tyrod Taylor to start as Bills quarterback in Week 12 vs. Chiefs
Author: 0 Tyrod Taylor to start as Bills quarterback in Week 12 vs. Chiefs

With the Bills still in the hunt for a playoff spot at 5-5, the team opted to return to the established veteran for at least Week 12. "He handled it like a pro", McDermott said . Taylor played the entire second half in relief of the rookie and generated a pair of touchdown drives, making it clear to Bills fans who should be playing under center.

Sports Team USA's Gabby Douglas claims sexual abuse by team doctor
Author: 0 Team USA's Gabby Douglas claims sexual abuse by team doctor

Last week, Douglas drew widespread criticism to a response she made to a tweet posted by Raisman , who said that men do not have a right to shame or sexually abuse women who choose to wear sexy outfits. Nassar has also admitted to federal pornography charges and is scheduled to be sentenced on December 7. Jeff Raymond, a spokesperson for Douglas, told The Washington Post in an email, "Gabby is confirming that she too was a victim of Larry Nassar ".

Sports Joe Morgan Petitions Baseball HOF Voters to Keep Steroid Users Out
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Morgan, through a Baseball Hall of Fame email address, sent out a mass missive to all Baseball Writers Association of America voters asking them not to vote for "known" cheaters. The Hall's day of reckoning with the steroids era came with the 2013 ballot, and the veteran members of the BBWAA who voted didn't give a single player that year the required 75 percent of the votes for induction.

Sports Champions League: Cavani Explains Why He Left Penalty Duties To Neymar
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Outside of football he can make the most of his friends. But PSG's Spanish coach added: "He has the responsibility to rest up on Sunday". "In order to be first in the group we have to win tomorrow". Thomas Meunier missed Saturday's game through injury and the right-back will return to the squad, but midfielder Thiago Motta is out for the foreseeable future with a knee injury.

Sports Ariya Jutanugarn rallies past Lexi Thompson to win LPGA's Tour Championship
Author: 0 Ariya Jutanugarn rallies past Lexi Thompson to win LPGA's Tour Championship

Thompson, of course, is familiar with harrowing finishes in big events, the four-stroke penalty she received at the ANA Inspiration that cost her the year's first major title becoming an iconic moment of the 2017 season. "It's a great honor to be walking the same path as such a great player as Nancy Lopez", Park said. She is also the first LPGA Tour rookie to top the Rolex rankings after reaching the number one spot last month.

Sports Grand Slams to reduce seeds from 32 to 16 from 2019
Author: 0 Grand Slams to reduce seeds from 32 to 16 from 2019

If a singles player (playing in the main draw) decides to withdraw on-site on Thursday afternoon post 12.00 PM because of being unfit, before the main draw, will receive 50% of the prize money (of that particular round). # The timing of the pre-match warm-up will be strictly enforced (1 minute after walk-on to be ready for the pre-match meeting, followed by the 5 minute warm-up, then 1 minute to be ready to start the match).

Sports Zlatan Ibrahimovic not ready to start games yet, reveals Jose Mourinho
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic not ready to start games yet, reveals Jose Mourinho

According to the manager, Mkhitaryan didn't play against Newcastle because they had lots of options for that match and he made a decision to play Rashford and Martial together. " Zlatan goes on the bench tomorrow and he normally plays because he needs to play and because he's useful for us", Mourinho explained at Tuesday's press conference.

Sports Zlatan Ibrahimovic :
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic : "Lions don't recover like humans" !

Jose Mourinho has made no secret of his admiration for Ibrahimovic over the years and it will be fascinating to see how the Portuguese coach uses the charismatic centre-forward and Romelu Lukaku over the coming weeks. After seven club games without a goal dating back to September, Lukaku added the finishing touches to United's 4-1 win, lashing a ferocious shot into the roof of the net for their fourth after 70 minutes.

Sports England up for the Ashes fight
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The captain added that Warner had joked about batting like West Indies' Shivnarine Chanderpaul, famous for his idiosyncratic stance, in order to play a part. 6. Warner, the team's vice-captain, hurt his neck while taking a high catch at training this week, but Smith said his condition improved significantly overnight.

Sports Everton striker Oumar Niasse hit with diving charge
Author: 0 Everton striker Oumar Niasse hit with diving charge

The Football Association in its infinite (lack of) wisdom has chose to make an example out of Everton's Oumar Niasse , making him the first player in the Premier League to be hit by a two-match suspension for diving. "It is alleged he committed an act of simulation which led to a penalty being awarded in the 5th minute of the game", the FA statement said. "He has until 6pm on Nov 21, 2017, to respond".

Sports Former Eagles Dawkins, Owens Named Hall of Fame Semifinalists
Author: 0 Former Eagles Dawkins, Owens Named Hall of Fame Semifinalists

Former Raiders head coach Tom Flores was not among the 27 semifinalists announced Tuesday for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2018, a list that does include three former Raiders players. The 15 finalists will be announced during January and Hall of Fame voters will cast their votes for the inductees on Super Bowl Saturday. In the NFL 's all-time ranks, Owens is eighth in receptions (1,078), second in receiving yards (15,934) and third in receiving touchdowns (153).

Sports LeBron James to Star in 2018 Animated Movie 'Smallfoot'
Author: 0 LeBron James to Star in 2018 Animated Movie 'Smallfoot'

James did play a season-low 27 minutes in Monday's blowout 116-88 win over the Detroit Pistons , but his workload has remained quite high. " I hear about that all the time ", a somewhat perturbed Lue said. James got a lighter night on Thursday, but it probably wouldn't hurt if he took some nights off during the grind of the regular season. The Cavs led by 27 at halftime and by as many as 39 in the second half.

Sports MLBPA Agrees to Extend Self-Imposed Deadline for New Japanese Posting Agreement
Author: 0 MLBPA Agrees to Extend Self-Imposed Deadline for New Japanese Posting Agreement

The intriguing, two-way star from Japan could be posted as early as late next week by his club, the Nippon Ham Fighters, following an agreement by MLB, the Players' Association and Nippon Professional Baseball. They're followed by the New York Yankees ($3.5 million) and Minnesota Twins ($3.245 million). Only three other clubs-the Pittsburgh Pirates , Miami Marlins and Seattle Mariners-can offer upward of $1 million.

Sports Raiders fire DC Ken Norton, Jr
Author: 0 Raiders fire DC Ken Norton, Jr

Recognizing his aptitude on the defensive side of the ball, San Diego immediately promoted Pagano to be their assistant linebackers coach in 2003. Newly-minted Raiders defensive coordinator John Pagano began his National Football League career in 2002 at 35 years of age with the San Diego Chargers as a quality control coach.

Sports Atlanta's Georgia Dome Demolished In Scheduled Implosion
Author: 0 Atlanta's Georgia Dome Demolished In Scheduled Implosion

The Georgia Dome is no more. The dome opened in 1992, and it was flattened in about 15 seconds. The former home turf of the Atlanta Falcons was the largest domed stadium in the USA and had been in use for 25 years before its historic demolition.

Sports Michigan DL Chase Winovich hit by Ohio State fan
Author: 0 Michigan DL Chase Winovich hit by Ohio State fan

Michigan State doesn't have that many seniors this year, but honored the few it does have with another ugly 17-7 win over Maryland Saturday afternoon. "Including the one that ended the game", Harbaugh said. This year should provide another exciting game. 2011 Was the last time MI defeated Ohio State.