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Thunder announce extensions for Oladipo, Adams

Thunder announce extensions for Oladipo, Adams

The Thunder made sure they locked up two important pieces for a long time. Adams has become a key member of the Thunder's lineup over the past few seasons and has posted improvements in each year. Now in his fourth National Basketball Association season, Oladipo has appeared in 227 games (170 starts) and posted averages of 15.9 points, 4.0 assists, 4.3 rebounds and 1.62 steals in 33.2 minutes per game. Read More

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PSV Champions League bid hinges on beating Bayern - Cocu

We just have to win because we still want to finish top of the group". Thomas Müller's volley (3') went agonisingly wide of the post after some great footwork from Arjen Robben and a pinpoint cross from David Alaba on the left. "It's important that the players unselfishly help and support each other". "We've been good since the game at Frankfurt". To keep pace they must win their first Champions League game on the road in 2016, having drawn with Juventus and Benfica, and suffered two 1-0 ... Read More

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Drivers question why Hamilton not penalized on 1st turn

Lewis Hamilton is in top form and winning races again. "It's a shame that these results are coming so late in the season, possibly too late", the World Champ said. "He (Vettel) is smiling now", he said. "It was clear he should have moved". Verstappen joined the Mercedes drivers in the waiting room before the podium ceremony but was hauled out after his penalty was imposed, with Vettel running hastily down the pit lane. Read More

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Bradley still seeking 1st win as Swansea loses at Stoke

Bradley still seeking 1st win as Swansea loses at Stoke

Both clubs now find themselves well below where they would like to be. "We will all feel we are making progress with him when we see him adding more goals". Players like Shaqiri have been better and their front four have caused problems. Of course, on a night associated with Hollywood cliches, there was always going to be a pretty standard script to things with Joe Allen and Wilfried Bony at the forefront of it. Read More

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Nittany Lions Up To No. 20 In Latest AP Poll

Nittany Lions Up To No. 20 In Latest AP Poll

This will be a new challenge for this Penn State team, because these Nittany Lions are now ranked for the first time any player on the roster has been a part of the program and must deal with managing heightened expectations. "We haven't really had an opportunity to do that a whole lot", Franklin said. Penalties killer on defense- The Boilermakers benefited from three penalties in a row on the Penn State defense while in the red zone en route to Purdue's first touchdown of the ... Read More

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Hamilton keeps the pressure on with win in Mexico

Hamilton keeps the pressure on with win in Mexico

He is a seven-time victor on the year and he placed second to Rosberg in this race a year ago, so you know he wants to return the favor today. "I was still in the lead going out", Hamilton said. "I was really disappointed when I crossed the line, but then I was told to come here (to the podium)". Sixth place went to Vettel's team Kimi Raikkonen, while Force India's Nico Hulkenberg was seventh. Read More

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Attorney Says Fernandez Was Not Driving Boat At Time Of Crash

While we have recently reported the latest on the Fernandez investigation, the site reveals that the baseball star suffered blunt-force injuries to the head an torso, along with skull and jaw fractures when the boat crashed. Royer did not immediately respond to messages left Saturday by The Associated Press. The affidavit said officials also had recovered a receipt for alcohol from American Social Bar & Kitchen, where the trio had been before the crash. Read More

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Vincent Janssen's confidence still high despite struggle for goals at Tottenham

Both of his goals have come from the penalty spot, including a second-half strike against Liverpool during Tottenham's 2-1 defeat in the EFL Cup on Tuesday evening. He was expected to play a supporting role to Harry Kane this campaign but, following a long-term injury the England global, Janssen has found himself leading the line on a number of occasions for Spurs this season. Read More

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Jaguars owner says he is not firing Gus Bradley at this time

As he trotted off the field at halftime of Thursday night's Titans-Jaguars game, his team down 27-0, Jacksonville Coach Gus Bradley had an interesting reaction to a question from Tracy Wolfson about whether his team had quit on him. "Some of the plays that were being made had nothing to do with anxiety". "I don't know what it is". Tennessee is benefiting from its offseason efforts to upgrade the rushing attack by acquiring Murray and drafting offensive tackle Jack Conklin in the first ... Read More

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Rizzo, Zobrist lead Cubs' offensive outburst in Game 2

It's hard to imagine many Indians fans finding their way into Wrigley, but there were plenty of Cubs supporters at Progressive Field. "You get your guys ready to play, you present your best lineup, and you go". The 1993 Phillies, 1997 Indians, 2003 Yankees, 2006 Tigers, 2008 Rays, 2011 Rangers, 2013 Cardinals and 2014 Royals each won Game 2, but lost the Series. Read More

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Namath Apologizes To Jets QB Smith

NY also signed centre Kyle Friend and linebacker Reshard Cliett to the practice squad and released wide receiver Myles White from the practice squad. Get ready for the new and improved Fitzpatrick world! "That's what I was talking about". "It is a balance, but at the same time, to me it's always been team-first", Petty told Steve Serby of the NY Post . Read More

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#25 Virginia Tech-Pittsburgh: NCAAF On ESPN3 - October 27

#25 Virginia Tech-Pittsburgh: NCAAF On ESPN3 - October 27

Virginia Tech quarterback Jerod Evans had a nice outing against the 'Canes as he went 21-for-33 through the air for 259 yards and two touchdowns. The Virginia Tech Hokies (5-2) outlasted the Miami Hurricanes, 37-16, last week. "It was a fade fest out there", Narduzzi said. It wasn't fair to redshirt sophomore Phillipie Motley, making his second start in place of the injured Avonte Maddox before leaving the game. Read More

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WADA cites near collapse of anti-doping program at Rio Games

WADA cites near collapse of anti-doping program at Rio Games

In accordance with the World Anti-Doping Code (Code), WADA is invited by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to send an IO Team to the Olympic Games. In total, nearly 500 fewer anti-doping tests were carried out than had been planned - 4,882 compared to the 5,380 scheduled. "All of the reforms agreed upon today, especially ensuring sport interests do not influence the global regulator WADA, " the group said in a statement. Read More

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Flynn named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

Flynn named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

The foursome has led sixth-ranked Duke to a 12-3-2 overall and 7-1-1 mark in the ACC. Martin and the Wolverines (10-4-3, 6-3-2 Big Ten) finished fourth in the Big Ten regular-season standings and earned the right to host fifth-seed Wisconsin (8-4-7, 5-2-4 Big Ten) in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals on Sunday, Oct. Read More

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Osweiler leads comeback to send Texans past Colts

Fiedorowicz for a game-tying touchdown. The scoreboard read 23-9, in favor of the visitors, and the Colts were just minutes away from heading back to Indianapolis atop the division they've dominated for so long. Indianapolis had to punt and Houston made quick work of the Colts . Osweiler finished with a season-high 269 yards passing, two touchdowns and one interception to give him eight touchdown passes and eight interceptions this season. Read More

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Brock Osweiler struggles in return

Brock Osweiler struggles in return

Fans aren't the only ones annoyed with Demaryius Thomas . It was nothing insane. Highlights from the week seven clash between the Houston Texans and the Denver Broncos. "We feel like we kept the guys we needed to keep". Osweiler looked bad in this game and never looked comfortable. It all culminated with a delicious moment early in the fourth quarter when Osweiler literally lost a grip on the situation and fumbled with a big swing and whiff while attempting a pass. Read More

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Mourinho not giving up on Man Utd outcast Mkhitaryan

Mourinho not giving up on Man Utd outcast Mkhitaryan

Mkhitaryan picked up a thigh injury while on worldwide duty last month but has not been given a chance in the United side since returning to fitness. 'He needs to play, I can't believe that he's not getting a look-in. "He would be a banker in my starting XI", Hargreaves told Squawka . "He scored 23 goals and had 32 assists, which are staggering numbers". Read More

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Week 8 GameScout: Chargers at Broncos

Week 8 GameScout: Chargers at Broncos

His role in the offense appeared to be spelling Anderson when he was exhausted. "As I said (Sunday) night after the game, the thing that's exciting is I think we played some complete football", he said. Booker averages almost a full yard more per carry than Anderson, coming in at 4.8 yards per carry, while Anderson sits at 4 .0 yards per carry. Kubiak noted that WR/KR Cody Latimer passed concussion protocol Monday but was a healthy scratch and should be back this week along with Ware, who ... Read More

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Jets' Geno Smith diagnosed with torn ACL

Join Tonya Ugoretz, director of Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center for a free online chat on Tuesday, October 25 at 1 p.m. And quite possibly, finally ended his career with the New York Jets. "That's kind of something I've had to deal with before, something I'm dealing with now". Bowles said he didn't think Fitzpatrick's criticism of him, Woody Johnson and Mike Maccagnan took away from the team's victory. Read More

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NFL Trade Rumors: Tony Romo to New York Jets?

NFL Trade Rumors: Tony Romo to New York Jets?

The Cowboys have an extremely important game next against their division rival Eagles , who are 4-2. None of it matters this season, as in reality the strength of this offense is the offensive line and the running game the Cowboys have. Well, he could fail to reach the 200-yard mark yet again, or he could end up throwing two to three interceptions. For weeks the discussion has been should the Cowboys stay with Dak Prescott , go with Tony Romo , trade Romo, so on and so on. Read More

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Marco Silvestri the hero as Leeds beat Norwich on penalties

Monk rang the changes for Leeds in the cup tie at Elland Road and Norwich went in front in just the 14th minute through Alex Pritchard, who connected with the ball to head in at the far post. Norwich seized back the initiative with the man advantage in extra time and after Pritchard's shot flew narrowly wide, the visitors regained the lead in the 99th minute. Read More

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Kershaw helps Dodgers blank Cubs 1-0, NLCS even at 1-all

Kershaw helps Dodgers blank Cubs 1-0, NLCS even at 1-all

Fourteen months later, Hill allowed two hits over six innings to beat Cy Young Award victor Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs 6-0 Tuesday , giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a 2-1 NL Championship Series lead. A day later, the Cubs couldn't get anything going against Kershaw. "He kept the ball off the fat part of our bat", Manager Joe Maddon said. This time around, Clayton Kershaw took the Dodgers on his back and gave an exceptional performance to send the NLCS back to Chavez ... Read More

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