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Sports Man Utd, Basel, Roma, Juventus into Champions League last 16
Author: 0 Man Utd, Basel, Roma, Juventus into Champions League last 16

They topped Group A ahead of Basel , who clinched second place with a 2-0 victory over Benfica in Lisbon. They have won two, drawn two and lost one of their five games, scoring eight goals and conceding six times along the way. The move to their new Wanda Metropolitano stadium was created to herald a fresh period of success for Atletico Madrid , but Diego Simeone's side's streak of four straight runs to at least the Champions League last eight was abruptly ended.

Sports Ravens CB Jimmy Smith suspended 4 games for PED violation
Author: 0 Ravens CB Jimmy Smith suspended 4 games for PED violation

Smith planned to file an appeal after the Ravens were informed of the pending suspension last week, but he's now dropping his appeal because he's expected to end the season on the injured reserve list anyway. His base salary next year is $9 million according to Over the Cap , so he would stand to lose far more per game-more than 10 times more-than if he were to serve it now.

Sports Smith-Schuster And Iloka Each Suspended One Game
Author: 0 Smith-Schuster And Iloka Each Suspended One Game

That's the fallout from an incredibly physical Monday Night Football game that saw Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict knocked out of the game and Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier rushed to a hospital without feeling in his legs. "Praying he gets better". Both players can return to their team's active rosters on December 11. While both will appeal, it's likely they will remain suspended, affecting start 'em, sit 'em decisions and possibly sending some fantasy owners to the waiver wire in ...

Author: 0 Marathon Pete Corp (MPC) Stake Raised by Mason Capital Management Llc

The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Friday, February 12 by Cowen & Co. On Tuesday, September 20 the stock rating was upgraded by Jefferies to "Buy". Therefore 68% are positive. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, October 10. Marathon Oil Corporation has a 52-week low of $10.55 and a 52-week high of $19.28.

Sports Trade deficit narrows to $1.5 billion in October
Author: 0 Trade deficit narrows to $1.5 billion in October

Imports hit a record $244.6 billion in October on growing US demand amid an improving economy, while exports were unchanged at $195.9 billion from September. The U.S. trade deficit with Canada increased from $300 million in September to $1.8 billion in October, with U.S. imports rising $1.4 billion-primarily crude oil-to $25.8 billion.

Sports Stephen Curry on Crutches After Late-Game Ankle Injury
Author: 0 Stephen Curry on Crutches After Late-Game Ankle Injury

That's a scary injury no matter who it is, so Curry nearly appeared relieved when X-rays came back negative and he was diagnosed with a right ankle sprain . A reporter asked Curry for the first thought that went through his mind when he injured his ankle. Got caught on E'Twaun's shoe as I went by him and couldn't catch myself.

Sports Kevin Durant, DeMarcus Cousins both tossed
Author: 0 Kevin Durant, DeMarcus Cousins both tossed

However, that apparently wasn't the end of the beef between Durant and Cousins, as a report indicates that security had to step in to separate the two big men and prevent a potential altercation off the floor. The Warriors had one other player finish in double-digit scoring, who we'll discuss first as we dive into our three takeaways from Monday night's win.

Sports Russian Federation barred from competing in Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Russian Federation barred from competing in Winter Olympics

These invited athletes will participate, be it in individual or team competitions, under the name "Olympic Athlete from Russia (OAR)". A delegation from Russia led by Russian Olympic Committee President Alexander Zhokov was on hand at IOC headquarters to receive the first word of the IOC decision.

Sports Conte warns Hazard over cheeky penalty attempts
Author: 0 Conte warns Hazard over cheeky penalty attempts

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte hope that Chelsea will tie superstars Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois to new deals to stay at Stamford Bridge before the season is out. "Otherwise I think stay there with the other teams". Chelsea ace, Eden Hazard says playing the penalty as a panenka was not at all planned and purely down to instincts.

Sports Alex Hales available for England selection after avoiding police charge
Author: 0 Alex Hales available for England selection after avoiding police charge

On the field, the all-rounder was dismissed for two and then failed to take a wicket in his nine overs as Otago claimed a three-wicket win. Batting first at the Mainpower Oval in Rangiora, one of the more sleepy venues that Stokes has ever encountered during his career, he arrived at the crease with his side already in trouble at 5 for 2 in the third over.

Sports 20 wins nothing without trophies - Kevin de Bruyne
Author: 0 20 wins nothing without trophies - Kevin de Bruyne

De Bruyne, who played an instrumental part in City's winning goal against West Ham on Sunday reckons this derby will not one to miss, with United looking to close the gap between the two Manchester clubs. He said: "Maybe (it is) good for me to get a little bit of rest and prepare myself for Sunday". "It's a competition, you want to play against the best teams and the best players".

Sports Herm Edwards named as Arizona State football head coach
Author: 0 Herm Edwards named as Arizona State football head coach

Herm Edwards is a big religion guy and wants you to know he's got no time for any devils. The coach he's replacing, Todd Graham, went 46-31 in six years and led the team to five bowl games. Yeahhhh ... despite literally being surrounded by tridents and Sparky and about to do work at Sun Devil Stadium, Edwards seems blissfully unaware of the school's mascot.

Sports National Basketball Association suspends Shaun Livingston one game, referee gets a week
Author: 0 National Basketball Association suspends Shaun Livingston one game, referee gets a week

Livingston will be suspended for one game - Monday's game in New Orleans where he was scheduled to rest anyway - while Kirkland will be suspended a week without pay. Shams Charania of The Vertical reported the news Monday, noting Kirkland will also be "removed" for a week. "He's a pro that's been in the league for so long and just plays the game and doesn't really say much".

Sports College Basketball Predictions: Nebraska vs. Michigan State 12/3/17
Author: 0 College Basketball Predictions: Nebraska vs. Michigan State 12/3/17

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Michigan State is the heavy favorite today, as the Spartans are getting odds of -19 points against Nebraska . The Nebraska starters were a combined 11-44 from the field as the Huskers shot just 27% despite hitting 10-22 from 3-point range while Michigan State was 47% overall but only 5-19 from long-range.

Sports Five Takes: How will Jimbo Fisher be remembered?
Author: 0 Five Takes: How will Jimbo Fisher be remembered?

He had her pose with him and his boys for his first family photo as head coach at Texas A&M. The game marked the season finales for both teams after being rescheduled from its original September 9 date due to Hurricane Irma. Jimbo Fisher made a somewhat surprising decision when he chose to leave his job at Florida State to take on a new challenge at Texas A&M, but those who are familiar with the relationship between Fisher and his former bosses saw it coming.

Sports Legendary actor Shashi Kapoor passes away at 79
Author: 0 Legendary actor Shashi Kapoor passes away at 79

Dr Ram Narain, Executive director of Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, who confirmed the actor's death said; "Shashi Kapoor expired at 5.20 pm on December 4 at Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai ". Kapoor has been part of several worldwide projects and his contribution to theatre besides Hindi cinema would always be remembered. If you're a keen fan of Bollywood, you're going to be missing actor Shashi.

Sports Paul Pogba starts vs. CSKA Moscow; David De Gea, Ibrahimovic rested
Author: 0 Paul Pogba starts vs. CSKA Moscow; David De Gea, Ibrahimovic rested

The ESPN FC crew identify the catalysts of Manchester United's free-flowing play in their 3-1 victory against Arsenal . My goalkeeper is always the best goalkeeper in the world. Mourinho has confirmed that Luke Shaw will get a rare call-up to the squad on Tuesday night but he refused to divulge whether the left-back will start or be named on the bench.

Sports Gamecocks going to Tampa for Outback Bowl, taking on MI
Author: 0 Gamecocks going to Tampa for Outback Bowl, taking on MI

New Year's Day is game day for the Gamecocks. USC makes their second-straight trip to a bowl game under the watch of head coach Will Muschamp, who improved upon a 6-7 record in 2016 by going 8-4 through November. "Michigan proudly accepts the invitation to have our student-athletes, coaches and fans experience the Outback Bowl this holiday season", said Warde Manuel, the Donald R.

Sports Mourinho has no worries over 'phenomenal' Lukaku
Author: 0 Mourinho has no worries over 'phenomenal' Lukaku

The 24-year-old summer arrival began the season in sparkling form, finding the net in every game he played in for Belgium and United, bar one, from August 8 to October 10. "I just think it will do too much damage confidence wise because we are seeing somebody who has scored a lot of goals but has missed a lot of goals too".

Sports Guardiola:
Author: 0 Guardiola: "I can't control myself and I need to do better"

Liverpool leapfrogged Tottenham Hotspur into fifth place courtesy of a 3-0 victory at Stoke City. I can not control myself. Last season, the youngster showed signs that he had another level to take his game, but looked to have held back. "I never judge and never will judge the way my opponents play against my team". "You see how the game went against Huddersfield - it was an own goal from a set-piece that gave them the lead and [against Southampton] set-pieces were a problem - they had a lot ...

Sports Former Bear Robbie Gould gets emotional after game-winning kick
Author: 0 Former Bear Robbie Gould gets emotional after game-winning kick

The Bears only managed 147 yards of total offense compared to the 388 yards that the 49ers gained. "Everything's been tough, trying to get here and trying to get everything down as quickly as possible". Our receivers made some plays, and we were able to finish it running and to take the clock down. Especially at the end there. Robbie Gould was no doubt the MVP today for the San Francisco 49ers .

Sports Demolition blast fails to bring down notoriously decrepit Silverdome
Author: 0 Demolition blast fails to bring down notoriously decrepit Silverdome

But there were no plans for a second explosion attempt. The implosion did do its job of breaking the stadium's steel beams, just not enough of them. Despite the best efforts of officials in Detroit, the Silverdome refused to die. "It looks like the Silverdome is just as resilient as Pontiac itself is", Mayor Deirdre Waterman said. One posted, "The #Silverdome not collapsing when the charges went off might be the most #Lions thing in the history of Lions things".

Sports Rob Gronkowski apologizes for late hit on Bills defender
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski apologizes for late hit on Bills defender

Gronkowski was called for a personal foul for unnecessary roughness, but was not ejected from the game. Danny Amendola was flagged for the same thing, as was Buffalo's Micah Hyde . Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has a reputation for being a fun-loving guy who works hard and plays considerably harder. "I just want to apologize to Tre'Davious White".

Sports Aaron Jones' TD run gives Packers 26-20 OT win over Bucs
Author: 0 Aaron Jones' TD run gives Packers 26-20 OT win over Bucs

He has made it clear he will return only if he's healthy and "it would make sense". Those playoff hopes stayed alive as Aaron Jones rushed for a 20-yard touchdown with 5:59 remaining in overtime as the Packers posted a 26-20 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at Lambeau Field.

Sports Oklahoma, Georgia meet for 1st time at Rose Bowl
Author: 0 Oklahoma, Georgia meet for 1st time at Rose Bowl

Their 11th Big 12 title overall was the first without Bob Stoops, the coach for their last national title in 2000 who resigned unexpectedly last summer. These two teams were very almost flawless. Then, as ESPN's Rece Davis announced Oklahoma would be No. 2 in the 2017 College Football Playoff , each person in the room celebrated for no longer than five seconds, Riley said, before he asked "What's next?" AutoZone Liberty Bowl: Iowa State vs.

Sports Tyrod Taylor carted to locker room with knee injury
Author: 0 Tyrod Taylor carted to locker room with knee injury

The result did not go Buffalo's way at all this time around though, with 23-3 loss to drop them to 6-6 this season. He completed 9 of 18 passes for 65 yards and one interception, an nearly identical performance to when he went 9-of-18 for 56 yards and one interception before being benched in a blowout loss to the.

Sports Dodgers could be Giants' chief competition for Stanton
Author: 0 Dodgers could be Giants' chief competition for Stanton

The Giants and Cardinals each showed trade interest in Stanton, dating back to before the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline. But for luxury tax reasons, the Dodgers are unable to dive completely into trade talks with the Marlins this winter.

Sports UGA players arrested after SEC Championship
Author: 0 UGA players arrested after SEC Championship

The former Mays standout was suspended four games as a second offender following an early October arrest for two misdemeanor charges involving possession of less than once ounce of marijuana and parking in a prohibited area. Patrick is Georgia's sixth-leading tackler with 35 stops, and he had three tackles in the SEC championship game. After the Georgia Tech win to end the regular season, Patrick said he was "so grateful to be on a team like this", after serving his suspension.

Sports Ohio State heads to Cotton Bowl vs USC
Author: 0 Ohio State heads to Cotton Bowl vs USC

Washington: First appearance in the Fiesta Bowl, 38th bowl appearance in school history. "We can't wait to see our Penn State family descend on Valley of the Sun to passionately support their Nittany Lions!" Fiesta Bowl tickets can be purchased here .

Sports Twitter reactions to the Patriots' 23-3 win over the Buffalo Bills
Author: 0 Twitter reactions to the Patriots' 23-3 win over the Buffalo Bills

He ran for 32 yards on three carries and was sacked three times. Gronkowski was not ejected from the game, but could face a suspension or fine. Rookie Nathan Peterman replaced Taylor and led the Bills to the 1-yard-line on his first series before turning the ball over on downs.

Sports Nathan Redmond Clears Up What Pep Guardiola Said To Him
Author: 0 Nathan Redmond Clears Up What Pep Guardiola Said To Him

It initially appeared Guardiola was confronting Redmond to complain about something but he said afterwards he was complimenting the player. Guardiola has made the best start to a season in his managerial career, which also includes hugely successful spells in charge of Barcelona and Bayern Munich.

Sports Ali dethrones Cotto, seizes WBO 154lb title
Author: 0 Ali dethrones Cotto, seizes WBO 154lb title

Cotto had come to his house, Madison Square Garden, where he headlined for the 10th time, to say goodbye to fans who have supported him throughout his career. Holder of six belts in four weight classes in his distinguished career-and the only boxer from the tradition-rich Caribbean island to own four such titles-he retires with a reputation as one of the classiest and fearless fighters of his era.

Sports Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters throws flag into stands
Author: 0 Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters throws flag into stands

RB Elijah McGuire made the two-point conversion. NY converted 13 of 20 third-down plays, and the Chiefs committed eight penalties. Peters was called for Unsportsmanlike Conduct after taking the referee's red flag and throwing it into the stands.

Sports Francis Ngannou knocks out Alistair Overeem in frightening fashion at UFC 218
Author: 0 Francis Ngannou knocks out Alistair Overeem in frightening fashion at UFC 218

One of the deadliest strikers in heavyweight history, he'd have the speed, power, and yes, fighting smarts of Ngannou to contend with. Ngannou blasted Overeem with the left hand from Hades to earn the knockout win in under two minutes. With not much going on, however, ref Big Dan came in and broke the pair up. While Overeem goes back to the drawing board, Ngannou moves on to bigger things.

Sports Potential Browns to watch for 2018 NFL Draft: Oklahoma Sooners
Author: 0 Potential Browns to watch for 2018 NFL Draft: Oklahoma Sooners

Oklahoma discarded those trends in a flash, striking for a 55-yard TD pass from Mayfield to Mykel Jones on its first offensive snap of the third quarter to push OU's lead to 31-17. That included shutting out Oklahoma in the second half the first time the two teams met this season. It was the Sooners' eighth Big 12 title game victory, in nine appearances.

Sports Anthony Davis goes down with groin injury against Jazz
Author: 0 Anthony Davis goes down with groin injury against Jazz

The big man finished the contest with 19 points (9-14 FG, 1-4 FT), 10 rebounds, one assist, two steals, and a block across 31 minutes. He joined Alexis Ajinca, Solomon Hill and Frank Jackson as Pelicans players on the team's updated injury report who can't play tonight.

Sports Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez believes fans drove him OUT of Chelsea
Author: 0 Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez believes fans drove him OUT of Chelsea

Javi Manquillo, Mohamed Diame and Dwight Gayle come in for DeAndre Yedlin, Isaac Hayden and Joselu, with Newcastle hoping to end a five-match winless run in the Premier League . Now he's handling the rather different challenge of keeping Newcastle in the Premier League. Benitez did just that despite opposition to his reign, with Europa League glory topping a productive stint.

Sports South Carolina State basketball player revived with CPR
Author: 0 South Carolina State basketball player revived with CPR

Now the Wolfpack head into a string of five straight games in which they really shouldn't be tested, beginning Saturday against visiting South Carolina State . Bulldogs coach Murray Garvin told ESPN's Jeff Goodman that Solomon was "awake and responding" at Rex Hospital in Raleigh, North Carolina. Tyvoris Solomon was the player that went down.