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by | December 06, 2016 | 10:08

Cleveland General Manager David Griffin confirmed to the Associated Press Monday that James and some teammates plan to eschew a stay at the Trump SoHo, which is not owned by the president-elect but licenses his name. Last month, Cavs reserve forward Richard Jefferson suggested that the team's trip to the White House to celebrate their National Basketball Association championship might be their last.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:08

It was a violation of the team's dress code. Meanwhile, Newton blamed being away from home for a week and said that he hadn't been punished before for a similar outfit. “Its not the first time and it probably wont be the last time, ” Rivera said. He has no choice but to say that. Players for the most part steered clear of addressing Riveras decision after the game.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:09

After an absence of a decade, the French Grand Prix is to make a return to the Formula 1 schedule from 2018 at the Paul Ricard circuit. The Austrian Grand Prix returned to the calendar in 2014 after a 10-year absence and the German Grand Prix was also reinstated for the 2016 season, although it has been dropped for 2017.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:07

The Blue Jays offered Fowler a four-year contract worth around $60 million, according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports , a figure that's slightly below the $18 million annually the outfielder and his camp are reportedly seeking. Encarnacion is among the franchise greats - third in homers at 239, sixth in RBIs at 679, fifth in Baseball Reference offensive WAR at 27.1. The Blue Jays are expected to have a payroll of approximately $160 million next season, which would leave the club in the range ...

by | December 05, 2016 | 02:02

But Cook remembered that four years ago in India England came back from 1-0 down to win the four-Test series 2-1 and said that if they show greater consistency they can still save the series. Earlier, the English batsmen had a terrible outing in their second innings as they slumped to 156 for 7 after conceding a first-innings lead of 134 runs, thanks to the special batting display by the Indian lower order in their first innings.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:56

Raonic's heartbreaking 5-7 7-6 (5) 7-6 (9) semi-final loss made it a hat-trick of reverses in London alone this year against Murray , following two in quick succession at the Queen's Club and Wimbledon finals. I'm exhausted. I've played so much tennis over the last few months. "It's obviously a very special day", said Murray during the on-court presentation.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:48

Travis Head has repaid the faith placed in him by selectors, belting a half-century in the first one-day worldwide against New Zealand after being included in the side at the expense of Glenn Maxwell . It is unclear if the episode will have an impact on Maxwell's immediate worldwide future - he had not made Australia's one-day squads for their two most recent tours in South Africa and Sri Lanka, so it was not entirely unexpected that he would be overlooked for Travis Head in the middle order ...

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:52

Drayton says the excavation is being carried out "literally bucket by bucket in a methodical, thoughtful, mindful, and compassionate way". He says at least two dozen people remain missing. The only exit from the second floor was a makeshift stairwell. The building was still smoldering at midday Saturday. While the number of fatalities is confirmed at 30, just three families had been officially notified by this morning.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:50

Wolff is contemplating taking disciplinary action against Hamilton, victor of 10 races this year for the team but who lost out on the title to Rosberg by five points. "It was an unfortunate tap at the start which caused the spin, it was just a racing incident though and these things happen". "I think it would be unfair to criticise Lewis for the way that he drove".

by | December 04, 2016 | 02:07

Wood's birdie on the par three No 5 was particularly impressive after a wayward first shot found the bunker. After nailing birdies on the first three holes, including the par five No 3, Woods crucially saved par with a tricky putt on No 4.

by | December 04, 2016 | 02:04

Asked if he had been told he has a game to save his job, Pardew said: 'No, but I'm a realist. "It was an issue before, but we've had to approach it in a different manner, because we didn't get what we wanted last weekend", Pardew said. "We hope we can have players in a good (condition) for this period, and keeping the possibility to change and to rotate the team and to keep the performance".

by | December 04, 2016 | 01:00

Auburn game live online and see which of the bitter rivals can come out on top in the 2016 Iron Bowl. The Iron Bowl. Let's get this party started. Most of this defense will be in the pros next year, so enjoy the few games we have left to watch them all play together.

by | December 04, 2016 | 01:00

Branch always appeared confident he would win the appeal, but it is still shocking to see him not only cleared but cleared this quickly. Word of Branch's punishment, which stemmed from what was reported as a positive marijuana test, became public when reported by ESPN on November 21.

by | December 03, 2016 | 11:01

Paris officials have a proposed $3.4 billion operating budget for the games and also estimate that another $3.19 billion will be required for Olympic-related infrastructure. The call took place on Wednesday and was arranged by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who had previously said Trump's win after a campaign filled with harsh rhetoric toward immigrants, Hispanics, Muslims and women could be detrimental given the global makeup of the IOC's voting members.

by | December 03, 2016 | 11:00

Given the success another Bundesliga manager has had since arriving in the Premier League recent times, you wouldn't bet against Arsenal trying to get their own Jurgen Klopp when Wenger's time comes to leave. 'There was a lot of truth to it. We don't need to think much about it. The 49-year-old, whose side now lead the Bundesliga, appeared to confirm that talks have been held between himself and the north London club.

by | December 03, 2016 | 11:01

The Timberwolves made up a 14-point, third-quarter deficit in the fourth and even led by one before the stupefied Knicks put it back together, going on a 9-2 run and winning, 118-114, at Madison Square Garden. Current NBA trade rumors are swirling that the Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns could be discussing a rather intriguing four-player swap that features NBA All-Stars Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Love.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:57

A fast-break basket by Anthony off a block and assist from O'Quinn pushed the Knicks' lead to 112-106 with 1:21 left. Having signed a multi-year contract with Three Stripes in October, Porzingis joins a dope roster that includes teammates Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah , as well as Damian Lillard, Andrew Wiggins and Kyle Lowry.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:49

The deal is worth $110 million dollars over four years. Under the new deal, Cespedes will receive $22.5 million in his first year followed by $29 million, $29 million and $29.5 million. They have averaged a little more than half-a-run more per game with him than without him. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the agreement is subject to Cespedes successfully completing a physical.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:42

Jordan failed to reach double digits on the boards in three of the previous five games before Tuesday's stellar showing. The Brooklyn Nets can only hope two straight losses constitute a nightmare these days. Chris Paul and J.J. Reddick were a combined 4-of-18 from the floor. Our defense was bad. "And, for us to walk around against a team, to me, that's playing their hearts out every night to just win one game, for us to walk around like we've done something, it bothers me on a basketball ...

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:39

Not only that, acquiring McCutchen (especially before Friday's deadline) would allow the Nationals to tender Espinoza and move Trea Turner from the outfield to shortstop, his natural position. McCutchen, 30, is coming off a disappointing season in which his batting average fell from.292 to.256, his on-base percentage from.401 to.336 and his slugging percentage from.488 to.430.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:33

Jackson, 20, was generally regarded as the best high school player available in the 2014 draft, but he struggled throughout his three pro seasons - batting a combined.233 with 21 homers and 109 RBIs in 192 games. His season ended in late August with a trip to the disabled list with shoulder fatigue. He spent the majority of his season at Double-A MS where he went 7-5 with a 2.49 ERA in 18 starts.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:33

A year ago was Chris Carter's turn, and while he did lead the National League with 41 home runs, his low on-base percentage and porous defense mitigated much of that value, making him roughly a one win player. Traded to Seattle midway through the 2012 season, Thames batted.250 in two years in the majors with 21 home runs, 62 RBI and.727 OPS. He also commended the newest Brewer on being willing to re-establish himself overseas and pave the way for another chance in the big leagues.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:36

North Carolina's visit to IN in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge tonight has given the Hoosiers an opportunity to commemorate the 35th anniversary of their 1981 national championship victory against the Tar Heels. Still, Blackmon Jr.'s precarious health situation takes precedence. But he also praised his teammates for having a hand in getting the crowd into it as they did right from the start.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:31

Last week, it was reported that Peterson had began running on a treadmill underwater, however this is the first week in which he has been cleared to ramp up his rehab and begin running on solid ground. He's unbelievable. I'm just amazed at the things that he can do. "He looked good", guard Alex Boone said. They each are battling ankle injuries. Peterson could help the NFL's 32nd-ranked running attack, although he was averaging only 1.9 yards per carry in the two games he played in before ...

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:32

Per the Philly Inquirer's Keith Pompey , the floor became wet because the temperature at Wells Fargo Center was set too high. The Philadelphia 76ers game tonight against the Sacramento Kings has been delayed due to an issue regarding the surface of the court.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:31

Safety Tedric Thompson has tied the school record for most interceptions in a season with seven. He's caught over 40 passes. The Buffaloes stampeded through 2016 as perhaps the single biggest surprise college football had to offer.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:07

Woods says in the time he was away from the sport, he missed the competition and the camaraderie among his peers. Touch any other putter, do anything you want with any other putter. While the past three years were nearly a total loss, Woods won five PGA Tour events in 2013, the last year he was healthy enough to play a full season.

by | December 01, 2016 | 04:26

After their extravagant wedding and reception in Delhi and Chandigarh, the couple will even host a grand reception where each of the B- cricket biggies and townies will probably be invited. Kohli confirmed in the post-match press conference, that 2011 World Cup victor Yuvraj has invited the entire team to the wedding, among other guests.

by | November 30, 2016 | 17:36

The celebration did extend until the dressing room too and David Luiz , who returned to the club in summer, showed off some grooves in a video that has made quite a storm in social media. As for Middlesbrough, we have written before that Karanka's men are playing good, but their star men Gaston Ramirez and Alvaro Negredo haven't produced as much as they're supposed to.

by | November 30, 2016 | 17:29

Even if the Buckeyes make the playoff, don't be surprised if they move down to the four seed. The first is an impressive resume that few other contenders can match up against. 4 and No. 5. However, things get interesting if Colorado gets the win instead. A loss by the Huskies or Tigers could open up a spot for either the Penn State-Wisconsin victor or MI, though the Wolverines would likely be left out of that scenario because the committee has said it favors conference champions.