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Sport Arsenal legend picks shock name to replace Arsene Wenger
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Wright identified Dyche as Wenger's successor but has questioned whether the north London club would appoint him. Arsenal have struggled to challenge for the Premier League in recent times and with competition now so tough, many fans wanted Wenger replaced last summer.

Sport Ty Montgomery says it's his decision whether he plays Sunday
Author: 0 Ty Montgomery says it's his decision whether he plays Sunday

The Packers' medical staff already has begun exploring ways to protect Montgomery's left ribs. Last January, wide receiver Jordy Nelson played in the NFC Championship Game two weeks after breaking ribs in the Packers' NFC wild card playoff win over the New York Giants and missing their NFC divisional playoff win over the Cowboys.

Sport Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic reveals fitness concern
Author: 0 Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic reveals fitness concern

Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini has been trusted and valued since day one, manager Jose Mourinho said after the Belgian scored a brace in a 4-0 Premier League victory against Crystal Palace on Saturday. "I always try to give him confidence and show him how useful he is to the team - starting matches, coming off the bench, playing offensively, playing defensively".

Sport Doug Martin: I'll be as ready as I can be for Thursday
Author: 0 Doug Martin: I'll be as ready as I can be for Thursday

After a rather bad loss to the Minnesota Vikings , the Bucs bounced back to take out the New York Giants to keep them without a victory on the year. Mike Evans and DeSean Jackson are two very talented stars who can make any defender look bad. The Patriots have been bad defensively. So far this season, Brady has amassed 1399 yards, 10 touchdowns and zero picks, while Gillislee is sitting on 57 carries, 194 yards and four scores for the Patriots .

Sport Buffalo Sabres, Jack Eichel agree to terms on extension
Author: 0 Buffalo Sabres, Jack Eichel agree to terms on extension

In 61 games last season, Eichel had 24 goals and 33 assists. Eichel is just one piece of what the Sabres are hoping will be a core that leads them back to glory. As a rookie, Eichel played in 81 games and scored 24 goals with 56 points. He's considered one of the top young players in hockey and could become a restricted free agent next summer.

Sport Which Chelsea games will Morata miss?
Author: 0 Which Chelsea games will Morata miss?

Spain confirmed on Monday that Morata had suffered a "Grade II myofascial" hamstring injury after carrying out an MRI scan, replacing the 24-year-old with Aritz Aduriz in Julen Lopetegui's squad for their final two World Cup qualifiers against Albania and Israel.

Sport NCAA referee is suing Kentucky Sports Radio
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NCAA referee John Higgins, who officiated United Kingdom men's basketball's 2017 tournament loss to North Carolina, filed a federal civil lawsuit against Kentucky Sports Radio, The Athletic reported. "Wish you were in it personally". Jones hosts a two-hour call-in show on Kentucky Sports Radio - which can be heard worldwide through various platforms - and maintains a blog on the station's website, on which Franklin is also a contributor.

Sport Ryan Shazier says ugly Bears game helped the Steelers dominate the Ravens
Author: 0 Ryan Shazier says ugly Bears game helped the Steelers dominate the Ravens

The Ravens have traditionally played the Steelers tough and the defense had looked sharp prior to the Jaguars defeat. Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald (89) is stopped by Baltimore Ravens free safety Eric Weddle (32) and cornerback Anthony Levine (41) during the first half of an NFL football game in Baltimore , Sunday, Oct.

Sport Year's most sickening hit earns National Football League star a two game ban
Author: 0 Year's most sickening hit earns National Football League star a two game ban

According to Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune , Trevathan missed Tuesday's practice because he was going through the appeals process. "It wasn't intentional. I'm sorry about that. His hit knocked out the receiver and he had to be taken from the field via stretcher. The Bears defended their inside linebacker and stated that he had no history of such hits.

Sport Bayern Munich consider ex-Man Utd, Barcelona boss Van Gaal
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Carlo Ancelotti , Guardiola's successor at the Allianz Arena, was sacked last week after an underwhelming start to the season, with Hoffenheim coach Julian Nagelsmann and former Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel among the early front-runners to replace the Italian.

Sport Guardiola hails victory after Chelsea romp
Author: 0 Guardiola hails victory after Chelsea romp

This was a truer marker by which to judge their progress under Pep Guardiola and it is fair to say they have improved. "Winning here is huge, massive", Delph told the club's website. It's understood the Citizens have instructed their spies to provide them with a list of names that can cover the loss of Mendy, who underwent knee surgery last week and is expected to be out for around nine months.

Sport Another win gives Mickelson all-time record at Presidents Cup
Author: 0 Another win gives Mickelson all-time record at Presidents Cup

Worldwide captain Nick Price expressed relief the damage was not worse after the United States stole another early march to open a two-point lead on the opening day at the Presidents Cup at Liberty National on Thursday. So can his teammates, who have followed the script set out by US captain Steve Stricker to win every session. Mickelson achieved the mark when he teamed up with Kevin Kisner to beat the global duo of Jhonattan Vegas and Emiliano Grillo 2&1 in a morning foursomes match at ...

Sport Cavani breaks silence on Neymar, PSG penalty dispute
Author: 0 Cavani breaks silence on Neymar, PSG penalty dispute

Somewhat remarkably, nearly 50,000 people arrived at the stadium under 12 hours later on Saturday for the Lique 1 tie against Bordeaux, a game PSG went on to win 6-2. It was found near Parc de Princes Stadium hours before the game. Islamic State has targeted Parisian stadiums on a number of occasions. The bad attacks in Paris almost two years ago included targeting a concert in the middle of Paris as well as the global friendly between France and Germany.

Sport UofL president names interim athletics director
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The letter also promised Pitino the chance to respond and discuss the matter further with interim school president Greg Postel. He is not named in the federal documents, but attorney Steve Pence has said Louisville "effectively fired" Pitino when it placed him on administrative leave.

Sport George Foreman Just Challenged Steven Seagal To A No-Holds-Barred Fight
Author: 0 George Foreman Just Challenged Steven Seagal To A No-Holds-Barred Fight

Two-time world heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman is ready to lace up his gloves one more time after letting loose a one-two combo on Twitter aimed at one-time action movie star and current Russian citizen Steven Seagal . Seagal became a Russian citizen previous year and is know for being besties with Putin. There has been speculation that Foreman's out-of-the-blue challenge may have something to do with Seagal's recent comments on NFL players who protest by taking a knee during ...

Sport Sharapova credits aggression for hard-fought Makarova win
Author: 0 Sharapova credits aggression for hard-fought Makarova win

The five-time Grand Slam victor Sharapova racked up eight double faults through the first two sets before swiftly sealing the match in the decider, 6-1. Halep was handed passage to the third round when Magdalena Rybarikova retired at 6-1 2-1 down due to illness. She was far from her best, making a series of unforced errors, but Sharapova dug in and saved match point during an attritional encounter lasting more than three hours in the Chinese capital.

Sport Shippensburg little league and wrestling coach among Vegas shooting victims
Author: 0 Shippensburg little league and wrestling coach among Vegas shooting victims

The post from the Shippensburg Little League Facebook page reads: "Little League Families, it has come to our knowledge that Coach Bill Wolfe is a victim of the tragedy that occurred in Las Vegas last night". He previously worked at Carl Bert & Associates in Shippensburg from 2003 to 2009 as a professional engineer, but was more than just staff, according to Carl Bert, president of CBA, who talked to the Chambersburg Public Opinion.

Sport NBA All-Star Game Adopts New 'Draft' Format
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Per USA Today's Jeff Zillgitt , the new changes adopted to the All-Star format are a "player-driven answer" to the recent problems where the game was treated as a backyard exhibition. The change is aimed at bringing some entertainment back to the game after the past two seasons saw the victor of the game score over 190 points. From there, the captains will draft the rest of their teams from the 22 other players in the talent pool.

Sport Lakers fall to Nuggets in first preseason action at Staples Center
Author: 0 Lakers fall to Nuggets in first preseason action at Staples Center

The rookie did, however, receive a standing ovation from the Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson , who has been effusive over Ball ever since he signed in the draft. Wearing Nike Kobe A.D. shoes instead of the Big Baller Brand ZO2 Prime Remix that he donned in his preseason opener, Ball got off to a good start before his injury and finished with eight points, four assists, three rebounds, one block and one steal as the Lakers lost their second straight preseason ...

Sport Britain's Evans banned for one year over failed doping test
Author: 0 Britain's Evans banned for one year over failed doping test

Speaking after the ban, Evans told reporters: "I am determined to return to the sport I love". The 27-year-old said in a comment via his agent: "Following the announcement made from the ITF today, I want to thank everyone who has supported me throughout this hard period".

Sport Derek Jeter: 'Unpopular decisions' likely lie ahead for Marlins
Author: 0 Derek Jeter: 'Unpopular decisions' likely lie ahead for Marlins

After spending two decades playing for the New York Yankees , the future Hall of Famer will finally get a chance to build his own Major League Baseball club. The status of Hill and manager Don Mattingly also have yet to be determined. Jeter said evaluations of all personnel will be done, as happens with every team every offseason.

Sport Omar McLeod nominated for IAAF World Athlete of the Year
Author: 0 Omar McLeod nominated for IAAF World Athlete of the Year

The women's list includes Almaz Ayana, Anita Wlodarczyk , Maria Lasitskene, Hellen Obiri , Sally Pearson , Sandra Perkovic, Brittney Reese, Caster Semenya , Ekaterini Stefanidi and Nafissatou Thiam. The IAAF Council and "IAAF family" will cast votes by e-mail, with fans able to have their say online via the IAAF social media platforms. Individual graphics for each nominee will be posted on the IAAF's Facebook and Twitter profiles later this week.

Sport Virgil van Dijk sends new transfer plea to Liverpool
Author: 0 Virgil van Dijk sends new transfer plea to Liverpool

In a chat with former Manchester United centre-half Rio Ferdinand for YouTube channel Rio Ferdinand Presents FIVE , while promoting Federation Internationale de Football Association 18, van Dijk revealed the toughest strikers he's ever faced.

Sport Conor McGregor Critical Of Super Fight Referee
Author: 0 Conor McGregor Critical Of Super Fight Referee

Feeling the image was not telling the whole story, Malignaggi, with his pride wounded, insisted he had not been knocked down but was, instead, pushed. "Amazing. I can't imagine that they won't do it again". It was very competitive. "I already made a billion dollars", he was heard shouting when he exited the Warwick club, an exclusive Los Angeles hangout, last weekend.