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Sport Hartley in contention for Toro Rosso USGP drive
Author: 0 Hartley in contention for Toro Rosso USGP drive

It seems, though, that a decision has been made, as Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost is now looking for another driver to fill Gasly's seat. One might wonder why Toro Rosso didn't simply hold on to Sainz for just one more round, which would have allowed Gasly to compete in the Super Formula finale and eliminated the need to find a fourth available driver.

Sport Wayne Larrivee's Packers-Vikings Scouting Report I: Inside the series
Author: 0 Wayne Larrivee's Packers-Vikings Scouting Report I: Inside the series

Don't let the short term affect long term'". "Number 2, we've got to get Aaron ready, we've got to get Jamaal ready", McCarthy said. Through five games, they have started five combinations; if Bakhtiari doesn't play, it figures to be Taylor at left tackle, Justin McCray at left guard, Corey Linsley at center, Jahri Evans at right guard and Bryan Bulaga , who returned to action last week, at right tackle.

Sport NFL, NFLPA release joint statement on national anthem policy
Author: 0 NFL, NFLPA release joint statement on national anthem policy

Tennessee Titans wide receiver Rishard Matthews made it clear Thursday he will not stand for the national anthem nor will he allow himself to be forced to stand. It should be worth noting that the players are peacefully protesting, though, and they aren't protesting the national anthem itself. His decision to bench protesting players, however, faced public resistance.

Author: 0 Michael Jordan expresses concerns with NBA's competitive balance

Jordan did an interview with.wait for it. Cigar Aficionado for the magazine's upcoming 25th anniversary issue that hits newstands on October 31, and he was asked how often he smokes. I think it's unfair. To now say that one's greater than the other is being a little bit unfair.I won six championships. Tiger played in his peak somewhere towards the end of my career.

Sport Roger Goodell's wife defends him with stealth Twitter account
Author: 0 Roger Goodell's wife defends him with stealth Twitter account

Yup, the NFL Commissioner's wife has a secret Twitter account and she's been using it to defend her husband against the media. The account came to Goodell's aid on at least 14 occasions since August, the Journal said. "He is already doing this". WSJ's Andrew Beaton confirmed that Skinner Goodell had been the one crafting the 140-character internet rebuttals - and has a written statement to prove it.

Sport Freakish 3-on-5 goal helps Devils beat Leafs, remain unbeaten
Author: 0 Freakish 3-on-5 goal helps Devils beat Leafs, remain unbeaten

The New Jersey Devils put up the only big numbers that mattered - on the scoreboard. Reigning Calder Trophy recipient Auston Matthews has plenty of reason to be confident after scoring the overtime victor in Monday's 4-3 victory over Chicago and shredding New Jersey for six points (three goals, three assists) in three meetings last season.

Sport West Ham forward Carroll confident of making England's World Cup squad
Author: 0 West Ham forward Carroll confident of making England's World Cup squad

I'm saying no. Joe Hart is a great professional and the long-term No 1 goalkeeper for England'. "He is a top pro". Hart is established as West Ham's first choice goalkeeper this season following the period of uncertainty that came when both Adrian and Darren Randolph vied for selection, and he will play against Burnley on Saturday.

Sport John Calipari tries to skip question about FBI investigations, reporter demands answer
Author: 0 John Calipari tries to skip question about FBI investigations, reporter demands answer

I haven't been contacted. Tipton: The FBI has reportedly expanding into looking at Nike. Jerry Tipton of the Lexington Herald-Leader wanted his voice heard and wasn't going to stop until it bellowed loud and clear. Calipari likely sensed a rumor spreading and immediately shut it down. "None of us know where this thing's going", Calipari said. Calipari: "Well, that makes it true".

Sport Thomas hopes for CIMB Classic hat-trick
Author: 0 Thomas hopes for CIMB Classic hat-trick

Smith, an Australian, posted a blemish-free round of eight birdies, including five on the front nine for a 64. His previous best start in 63 tour events is a T-2 at the 2016 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, where he eventually finished T-11. Now instead of struggling for starts he has a three-year exemption and is embarking on a three-week stretch of no-cut events in Asia. Tied with Schauffele in second place is Thailand's Poom Saksansin, a 24-year-old two-time Asian Tour victor making his first ...

Sport Lagman: Drafting of articles of impeachment vs Bautista 'premature'
Author: 0 Lagman: Drafting of articles of impeachment vs Bautista 'premature'

President Duterte's allies voted 75 against 137 with two abstentions to reverse the decision of the House justice committee to dismiss the impeachment complaint filed by former Negros Oriental Rep. "There is no ex-deal". The House needs a one-third vote of its members to impeach an official - in this case, 98. According to Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella, the Congress should be the one to decide on the fate of Bautista.

Sport ICC confirms Ireland to play historic first test against Pakistan
Author: 0 ICC confirms Ireland to play historic first test against Pakistan

Cricket Ireland officials will be travelling to Auckland in New Zealand for the ICC Board meeting this week where they will lobby for global fixtures for the next two calendar years. "The Pakistan team has been a regular visitor to our shores in recent years, and their agreement to be our opponent on this important occasion for Irish cricket is further evidence of their terrific support".

Sport Astros: Three Roster Bubble Questions for the ALCS
Author: 0 Astros: Three Roster Bubble Questions for the ALCS

Houston is a -180 favorite to win Game 1 and NY is a +155 underdog. Judge and Altuve are two of the best offensive talents in the game of baseball, but the way they go about their craft is so different, and both players are a lesson in why it's impossible to evaluate in absolutely set ways.

Sport Ezekiel Elliott suspension reinstated after court ruling
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott suspension reinstated after court ruling

They next play October 22 at San Francisco. According to the letter Elliott received informing him of the suspension, the National Football League believed he used "physical force" three times over five days in a Columbus, Ohio, apartment last July resulting in injuries to Thompson's face, neck, shoulders, arms, hands, wrists, hips and knees.

Sport Eifert to have back surgery, out for rest of season
Author: 0 Eifert to have back surgery, out for rest of season

Robert Watkins , NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported, according to a source informed of the decision. Eifert (back) has been placed on IR by the Bengals. He has been sidelined by injuries for much of his career, playing in just two games this season. When healthy, Eifert can be a solid receiver, especially inside the red zone.

Author: 0 UFC on Fox 26 in Winnipeg gets massive welterweight headliner

A couple of former UFC champions will go to war in Winnipeg later this year. Does the victor fight Tyron Woodley next? The 35-year-old last appeared at UFC 214 in July, when he was awarded a three-round unanimous decision over Donald Cerrone at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California.

Sport Many Professional Sports Teams Are Boycotting Trump Hotels
Author: 0 Many Professional Sports Teams Are Boycotting Trump Hotels

After Curry declared, "I don't want to go", Trump tweeted: 'Going to the White House is considered a great honor for a championship team. Most of the teams stopped visiting Trump properties within the previous year, while others like the NBA's Dallas Mavericks and Indiana Pacers reportedly began staying elsewhere as early as 2014.

Sport Fans react as Wenger hits back at Merson after ex-Gunners' comments
Author: 0 Fans react as Wenger hits back at Merson after ex-Gunners' comments

The Sky Sports pundit played under Redknapp during a stint in the Championship with Portsmouth, during which the duo secured promotion to the Premier League after beating the odds to finish top of the table. Likely augmented by their previous coming together in 2014, it's fair to say the Frenchman didn't go easy on Merson. Redknapp is now unemployed after a disastrous start to the season with Birmingham saw him leave the Championship club following six straight defeats.

Sport Del Potro dumps Zverev out of Shanghai ATP
Author: 0 Del Potro dumps Zverev out of Shanghai ATP

Sixth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov also advanced, but had to save three match points before beating Ryan Harrison 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (6). "I was feeling good the whole match, even coming out of the first set, which he was playing well". The German prodigy and the 29-year-old, whose career has been beset by injury, went toe to toe in the second set and the tie break was just as tight until Del Potro grabbed the crucial mini-break.

Sport Seat belt saved me in Amsterdam auto crash - Sergio Aguero
Author: 0 Seat belt saved me in Amsterdam auto crash - Sergio Aguero

He said: "When I got to the hospital I asked the doctor if I could play for City on the Saturday [against Stoke]". "I would love to have Leo on my team, but that seems quite complicated". "Then one thinks "why did I [go]", but it's hard to imagine that something like that could happen". Just select seven players from across the Saturday and Sunday Premier League fixtures for your chance to bag that increased £20k prize this weekend.

Sport Kyrie Irving hails Boston as a 'real, live sports city'
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving hails Boston as a 'real, live sports city'

He lauded Boston and its sports culture Wednesday, just days before he will return to Cleveland for the first time as an opposing player in the season opener. Irving played his high school ball in New Jersey, before departing for a single season to play collegiately at Duke in North Carolina. "Getting used to seeing the green and white, getting enriched with the Celtics organization and the culture, getting used to the city - I was an opponent going into Boston .

Sport Carragher names his XI of the Premier League season so far
Author: 0 Carragher names his XI of the Premier League season so far

Much expected names, to be fair. Right-back: Cesar Azpilicueta ( Chelsea )'His Chelsea team play a slightly different system with three at the back, but Azpilicueta has to go in there as he is one of the best defenders in the Premier League '.

Sport Shocking end for US World Cup bid a blow to Fox, sponsors
Author: 0 Shocking end for US World Cup bid a blow to Fox, sponsors

Soccer? That result, coupled with wins by Panama and Honduras, eliminated the Americans from contention for a spot in the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. Men's National Team. Ratings on ESPN soared three years ago when the US team advanced out of the group stage, before falling to Belgium in extra time in the Round of 16.

Sport Wenger gives injury updates on Sanchez, Mustafi, Welbeck, Kolasinac and Ozil
Author: 0 Wenger gives injury updates on Sanchez, Mustafi, Welbeck, Kolasinac and Ozil

He produced a display that Wenger described as "outstanding" in a 4-2 win, which has sparked speculation over whether he will be awarded a new contract. Our lack of defensive experience could well pose as a problem however, with Calum Chambers, Rob Holding, Nacho Monreal, Maitland-Niles, Sead Kolasinac and Mo Elneny our only available stars for the three central roles and left-sided wing-back role.