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Sports Manchester City footballer Raheem Sterling 'completely shocked' at race attack
Author: 0 Manchester City footballer Raheem Sterling 'completely shocked' at race attack

The court heard he kicked and shouted at the England forward, 23, outside City's training ground in Manchester ahead of Saturday's game with Tottenham. $134) in compensation, had 25 prior convictions for 37 offenses, which included football-related violence. Miles said he was subject to a football-related violence banning order which prevented him from attending certain matches.

Sports Kevin de Bruyne close to signing lucrative new Manchester City contract
Author: 0 Kevin de Bruyne close to signing lucrative new Manchester City contract

Considering they were staring a relegation battle in the face a few weeks ago, it is incredible that they are now just nine points short of a Champions League spot. They had the same building blocks as that United team - a great goalkeeper in David Seaman, a formidable back four, the power and grace of Patrick Vieira and Emmanuel Petit in midfield and Marc Overmars, Dennis Bergkamp and Nicolas Anelka ahead of them.

Sports Chris Gayle casts long shadow over New Zealand ODI series
Author: 0 Chris Gayle casts long shadow over New Zealand ODI series

He ensured New Zealand's target was competitive on a Cobham Oval surface offering bounce, but few demons. He fell victim to resurgent New Zealand paceman Doug Bracewell, who was named man of the match after celebrating the end of a 15-month exile from the national team by claiming four wickets for 55.

Sports Bill Belichick has reportedly banned Brady's trainer from the Patriots' plane, sideline
Author: 0 Bill Belichick has reportedly banned Brady's trainer from the Patriots' plane, sideline

But according to the Globe , Belichick informed the training staff that his hands were tied because of Brady's special status with the organization. In the years after (the 2013 opening of Brady and Guerrero's TB12 Center outside Gilette Stadium), Belichick allowed many of Brady's teammates to participate in training regimens not with the Patriots' highly regarded medical and training staff, but at the TB12 Center just outside of the stadium in Patriot Place.

Sports Cavs move on after fourth-quarter comeback vs. Bucks falls short
Author: 0 Cavs move on after fourth-quarter comeback vs. Bucks falls short

Milwaukee is looking to break a three-game losing streak and gave the NBA-best Houston Rockets a fight before succumbing 115-111 on Saturday. Antetokounmpo led Milwaukee with 27 points, 14 rebounds and 8 assists. Kevin Love didn't play at all in the fourth quarter, but scored 21 to go with 10 rebounds. Middleton added 18 points and 10 assists, while John Henson (15 points) and Malcolm Brogdon (16 points) spead the offensive load.

Sports De Bruyne close to signing long-term City deal
Author: 0 De Bruyne close to signing long-term City deal

It was what came after the ball hit the net that got people talking though as De Bruyne darted towards a television camera with a message to get across. De Bruyne recently said he was enjoying life in Manchester, telling City's matchday programme: I've no feeling to go anywhere else and enjoy being part of the project here and playing the kind of football we are playing.

Sports Stephen Curry Injury Update
Author: 0 Stephen Curry Injury Update

It's not a lump of coal, but the marquee matchup of the NBA's Christmas Day slate of game has lost some of its luster. Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry has been out of action for more than two weeks with an ankle sprain . Even with that news, most hopeful that the superstar point guard would be back in time for the Christmas day matchup against Cleveland. Draymond Green has missed four of the Dubs' past five games because of a shoulder injury.

Sports Jarryd Hayne accused of rape in USA civil suit
Author: 0 Jarryd Hayne accused of rape in USA civil suit

The suit states the victim was afraid to come forward at the time and was a virgin when the alleged rape took place. "He then had nonconsensual sexual intercourse with her, causing her significant physical pain", Mr Clune is quoted as saying in the suit paperwork.

Sports Panthers LB Thomas Davis' Suspension Reduced to One Game
Author: 0 Panthers LB Thomas Davis' Suspension Reduced to One Game

The incident took place during the third quarter of Carolina's 31-24 victory over Green Bay on Sunday. The hit gave Adams a concussion and he did not return to the game after the incident. Panthers defensive end Charles Johnson, now serving a four-game suspension for violating the league's performance-enhancing drugs policy, also will be eligible to return for the regular-season finale vs.

Sports Who could be the Dolphins selected to the Pro Bowl on Tuesday?
Author: 0 Who could be the Dolphins selected to the Pro Bowl on Tuesday?

Alternates are added to the game if voted player (s) in their position group are unable to participate. Campbell was selected to the Pro Bowl for the third time , with Ramsey, Bouye and Jackson all making it for the first time . 8 rushing attack and the No. 10 ranked passing offense. While his 10.5 sacks on the year rank ninth in the league, his six since Week 11 are tied for the most in the NFL .

Sports Rodgers Returns To IR, Ending His Season
Author: 0 Rodgers Returns To IR, Ending His Season

It's a hard day for him. We all understand and appreciate and respect his competitive spirit, but we felt as an organization this was in his best interest. "That's been made loud and clear", McCarthy said. "But I think the fact that he did get to play against (Minnesota's) defense and the circumstances that he had to play under was a huge, huge challenge".

Sports Alabama LB Dylan Moses 'out indefinitely' after suffering foot injury
Author: 0 Alabama LB Dylan Moses 'out indefinitely' after suffering foot injury

The fourth-ranked Tide is already without starting linebacker Shaun Dion Hamilton and starting safety Hootie Jones for the Sugar Bowl playoff semifinal game January 1 against No. Alabama freshman linebacker Dylan Moses is hurt. Moses was an SEC All-Freshman team performer this season and a potential starter for the College Football Playoff.

Sports Panthers: NFC South preview - Week 16
Author: 0 Panthers: NFC South preview - Week 16

The Saints (10-4) are still barely leading the South over the Panthers (10-4) thanks to their season sweep of Carolina. You see, the Falcons (9-5) are the team directly ahead of the Lions in the NFC Standings and likely the only team Detroit really has a chance at catching for the final wild-card spot.

Sports Damian Lillard says hecklers shouted slurs at him after Timberwolves game
Author: 0 Damian Lillard says hecklers shouted slurs at him after Timberwolves game

McCollum had a career-high in points against Minnesota last season, putting up 43 on 16-25 shooting. "Maybe we've just got to be stronger with the ball and make smarter plays", Lillard said. Karl-Anthony Towns recorded his NBA-leading 24th double-double with 28 points and 11 rebounds for the Timberwolves , who lost at home against a conference opponent for the first time in nine games.

Sports Arsenal boss preparing for biggest overturn of players since his reign began
Author: 0 Arsenal boss preparing for biggest overturn of players since his reign began

Ozil will leave the North London club as a free transfer at the end of the season unless a new contract deal is signed. "I believe he wants to stay, he is not to be convinced [to sign a new contract]", said Wenger . But at the moment it is very hard to say. After the win on Saturday afternoon, Arsene Wenger was asked if he believes Mesut Ozil is in the best form of his Arsenal career.

Sports Islanders win bid to build arena at Belmont Park
Author: 0 Islanders win bid to build arena at Belmont Park

Andrew M. Cuomo is expected to be on hand. The hockey team was informed Tuesday that its proposal to build a new arena at Belmont Park in Elmont was selected as the winning bid , according to people familiar with the situation. Barclays Center is not bad and the Islanders are a great home team, but, the arena is not great for hockey and does not have the same ambiance or ice conditions as the Nassau Coliseum, the Isles' previous home.

Sports Puel: Manchester City are best in Europe
Author: 0 Puel: Manchester City are best in Europe

The goal was actually Gundogan's first Premier League goal of the season. The Foxes are eighth in the standings despite Saturday's 3-0 loss to Crystal Palace. I think it was for us a fantastic final with quality. The Leicester manager will be pleased that he has no new injury concerns ahead of the clash with Manchester City , however, he did confirm that the tie has come too quickly for two of his players.

Sports Lane Kiffin and FAU finalizing monster deal
Author: 0 Lane Kiffin and FAU finalizing monster deal

In his first year at FAU , Kiffin, 42, led the Owls to their first Conference USA title. The exact terms of the deal are not reported yet. In Kiffin's previous head coach positions, he hasn't lasted longer than four seasons. "We are grateful that the president and university are this excited about what we are doing here at FAU and into the future, although our focus remains completely on the team and this historic season finale tonight on ESPN", Kiffin said to ESPN.