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Sports Caldwell-Pope still practising with Lakers while serving jail sentence
Author: 0 Caldwell-Pope still practising with Lakers while serving jail sentence

The Lakers will only miss KCP for two more games so this isn't a huge blow to the team. However, Caldwell-Pope reportedly violated terms of his probation by missing several drug and alcohol screenings, and earlier this month he was sentenced in a MI court to spend 25 days in the Oakland County Jail.

Sports City will wait until Summer to launch bid for Sanchez
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However, the move did not materialise in the end with the forward said to have been bitter according to compatriot and City goalkeeper Claudio Bravo. One of the main reasons he isn't replicating his previous form is nearly certainly due to Wenger's decision to play him on the left instead of as a centre forward.

Sports National Basketball Association roundup: Beasley surge halts Celtics
Author: 0 National Basketball Association roundup: Beasley surge halts Celtics

ABOUT THE KNICKS (16-14): NY had won four straight while averaging 111.5 points before being held to 3-for-18 from 3-point range in the loss to the Hornets. The last time the Celtics played, they were beaten by the Miami Heat , 90-89. Porzinigs finished with just 6.5 FanDuel points on Thursday night.

Sports FSU basketball routs Southern Miss; USF rallies for win
Author: 0 FSU basketball routs Southern Miss; USF rallies for win

Coming off their first loss of the season on Saturday and a much closer than anticipated game two days later, the FSU basketball team came into the Tucker Center on Thursday afternoon needed a convincing win to get their mojo back heading into a opening slate of ACC games that may be the toughest they will ever see.

Sports Joel Embiid is out again
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Sources on ESPN: Sixers center Joel Embiid could miss two more games with sore back, but optimism he'll be in lineup on Christmas Day against NY. Toronto is now one of the hottest teams in the National Basketball Association, winning nine of their last 10 games leading up to Wednesday night's matchup against Charlotte.

Sports Jose Mourinho planning 'British record' move to reunite with Chelsea star
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho planning 'British record' move to reunite with Chelsea star

The Red Devils are plotting a mammoth £90 million move to land Eden Hazard . Atletico Madrid are ready to sell France forward Antoine Griezmann , 26, to Manchester United after reporting Barcelona to Federation Internationale de Football Association over an alleged illegal approach for the Frenchman.

Sports Tavares: Long Island 'is really where the team belongs'
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I spent a lot of time growing up on Long Island... "It was sad because they were so much a part of the identity and culture and character of Long Island and I always felt when the Islanders left, they left a hole in the heart of Long Island".

Sports Cavs assign Isaiah Thomas to G League affiliate to prepare for return
Author: 0 Cavs assign Isaiah Thomas to G League affiliate to prepare for return

The guard has been recovering from a hip injury and is expected to make his first appearance this season in early January. The practice will take place at the Cavs' facility in Independence. And James told reporters at Cleveland's Thursday shootaround that he could see Thomas' attitude changing now that the end of his rehabilitation is in sight.

Sports Borussia Dortmund Mull Henrikh Mkhitaryan Rescue Mission
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A contributing factor in the Red Devils' good start to the season was the Armenian's form. "For me now, the Championship is not the Championship of five or 10 years ago". Take a look through the gallery above to see which players were present as Manchester United boarded a flight south this morning . Gundogan scored in his first Premier League start in the 4-1 win over Tottenham last weekend and provided an assist for City in the League Cup win over Leicester City mid-week.

Sports Rams place Pro Bowl K Greg Zuerlein on IR, sign Ficken
Author: 0 Rams place Pro Bowl K Greg Zuerlein on IR, sign Ficken

He was leading the league with 38 made field goals and 44 made extra points, and on pace to challenge not only the franchise scoring record, but also the NFL's kicker scoring record. Clearly, Zuerlein is not your average run of the mill kicker. Ficken went undrafted in 2015 and had stints with the Kansas City Chiefs and Jacksonville Jaguars in the preseason.

Sports Female kicker makes history at Texas high school football championship
Author: 0 Female kicker makes history at Texas high school football championship

Strawn is a town in Palo Pinto County with a population of 649, according to the 2016 US Census. They have also dispatched state-ranked foes in Garden City and Valley High Schools during that span. A spokeswoman for the University Interscholastic League, which governs athletics for Texas public high schools, said they are "not aware" of another female player participating but do not have complete records from the past 95 years to know for sure.

Sports Bristol City beat Manchester United: Twitter reacts to Carabao Cup shocker
Author: 0 Bristol City beat Manchester United: Twitter reacts to Carabao Cup shocker

Bristol City were not "lucky", as Mourinho claimed, arguing that United hit the woodwork twice. "The only thing I can say is it was just a question of diversity; diversity in behaviours, diversity in education", Mourinho, who was reportedly splashed with milk during the fracas, told reporters when asked about the alleged flashpoint.

Sports Venus Williams will not be charged by police for fatal crash
Author: 0 Venus Williams will not be charged by police for fatal crash

As she proceeded, the report says, Williams was forced to brake to avoid a collision with an oncoming vehicle, which delayed her from clearing the junction. The department did not immediately respond to NPR's request for comment. "I was caught in the middle . And I'm not 100 percent sure in this case, because you had the right of way but lost the right of way".

Sports Turkey is Looking to Jail Enes Kanter
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What Kanter thinks will most get under the skin of Erdogan is for him to play well, the Knicks to do well, and him to be playing on bigger stages in front of more people. Kanter told the New York Post. Kanter went on social media after the story broke on Turkish state media and wrote (in Turkish): "I have said less than that honorless (person) deserves".

Sports LaVar Ball Plans to Launch Basketball League For Kids Outta High School
Author: 0 LaVar Ball Plans to Launch Basketball League For Kids Outta High School

BBB tells us that LaMelo Ball will be among the players participating in the new league. The NBA , of course, requires that players either be 19 years old or have completed one year of college before entering the NBA Draft . While many have not agreed with Ball's approach and behavior with his sons, the move of starting a league for young athletes to earn money while doing what they love has softened his image to naysayers, as Twitter weighed in on the announcement with overwhelming support.

Sports Chelsea edge Cherries with late victor
Author: 0 Chelsea edge Cherries with late victor

Kenedy starts only his third game of the season, which have all come in the Carabao Cup while Michy Batshuayi is making his first start since hurting his foot while on global duty with Belgium. "He has to show me that he's better than Morata, or than Hazard". Gosling had the first attempt on goal in the sixth minute after the ball was squared to him by Adam Smith but he fired wide.

Sports Britton Expected To Miss At Least 4-6 Months With Ruptured Achillies
Author: 0 Britton Expected To Miss At Least 4-6 Months With Ruptured Achillies

The report indicates Britton ruptured his right Achilles tendon and he's expected to miss six months. Now, it appears he could miss almost half the 2018 regular season. The Orioles likely will turn to Brad Brach and Mychal Givens in the later innings. Those two premium talents alone could bring in packages that give Baltimore a massive head start towards rebuilding the franchise.

Sports Ex-NBA Player Charlie Villanueva Had His Toilet Stolen During Burglary
Author: 0 Ex-NBA Player Charlie Villanueva Had His Toilet Stolen During Burglary

Villanueva was the No. 5 pick in the 2005 NBA Draft by the Toronto Raptors . One observant follower made a clear point in the replies that this wasn't the first time this person has stolen a toilet. "I'm still in shock of all the things they stole", he wrote. The 33-year-old's #findmytoilet hashtag has taken Twitter by storm. A rebate option is also available for up to $90 per toilet.

Sports 4-Star DB Trey Dean Commits To Florida Over Kentucky, Alabama
Author: 0 4-Star DB Trey Dean Commits To Florida Over Kentucky, Alabama

His decision to reverse course, however, hardly came as a surprise, as he had failed to shut down his recruitment throughout his senior season, taking visits to Alabama , Auburn, Florida State and Florida. The Gators have added the quarterback Florida fans have been waiting for. Jones, a product of Heard County High School in Franklin, Ga., had been long committed to the Buckeyes, issuing a verbal pledge to Ohio State in July 2016.

Sports Lawsuit claims US gymnastics paid to quiet Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney
Author: 0 Lawsuit claims US gymnastics paid to quiet Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney

Maroney. Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney has filed a lawsuit against USA Gymnastics and the United States Olympic Committee accusing them of trying to silence her claims of sexual abuse. "At that time USA Gymnastics indicated that they were in the process of contacting the appropriate law enforcement agencies", USOC spokesperon Mark Jones said in a statement to Us.