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Premier League In Focus - Chelsea vs Watford Preview

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The champions are without a win in three games in all competitions, lie nine points behind league leaders Manchester City and have only one fully-fit central midfielder - Cesc Fabregas - for the visit of Watford . Injuries for both Conte and Silva make the match even more challenging but with the way Watford are performing at the moment, the lack of squad depth Chelsea have, and Morata only just coming back from injury, it could be honours even. Read More »

Richard Spencer wanted a platform. He's faced protesters instead

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The violence on August 12 sparked a national debate on race, and Republican President Donald Trump came under fire for blaming both sides for the melee. The Southern Poverty Law Center, which monitors USA hate groups, said Spencer is "a radical white separatist whose goal is the establishment of a white ethno-state in North America". Read More »

Selena fans say Google's tribute will help inspire a new generation

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Selena Quintanilla , originally from Texas, knew she was bound to be a performer from an early age. Selena had become a Latina icon that would continue to inspire young artists for years and years after her passing. "I think it will bring great joy to all her fans who follow her and look up to her as a role model", Suzette Quintanilla , Selena's sister, who played the drums in the family group, Selena y Los Dinos, said in a statement. Read More »

Roger Goodell: "We believe everyone should stand for the national anthem"

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The absence of an agreement on the national anthem means that players may continue to take a knee even as the NFL grapples with declining television ratings and fan outrage over the protests. Not only will Colin Kaepernick be able to draw on their apparent refusal to allow players on their rosters to protest, it will also support his argument that this is the reason he does not yet have a job. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott Eligible to Play Until Petition for Rehearing is Resolved

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Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit rules on Elliott's petition for rehearing. Despite a recent National Football League ruling that stated that Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension was set to begin immediately, it will be put on hold yet again following a Texas judge's decision to wait to lift the injunction that allowed Elliott to play in the first place despite the initial suspension . Read More »

Mesut Ozil lacks ruthless streak of true Arsenal greats, says Troy Deeney

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The problem, Deeney thinks, is that Arsenal don't fancy it when the going gets tough. The striker said, 'I've heard Wenger's already blaming that [the penalty] as the reason they lost. Deeney went on to say that by making his presence felt amongst the Arsenal players, he is able to work out which of them are committed to the battle. Read More »

We are in a difficult situation but …. - Everton boss Koema

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The Dutchman said: "Sometimes an global break is good for everybody and of course Gylfi qualifying for the World Cup, that gives always a good boost to the player and that's important that they come back with a lot of positives". Brighton were left hanging on at the end, with Ryan ultimately crucial in ensuring they secured a point, as the goalkeeper made a brilliant double save to deny Kevin Mirallas in stoppage time . Read More »

Jets search for answers after questionable overturned TD

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I'm going with what the ref said. The New York Jets had a tough loss to the Patriots on Sunday. "They make the calls, I play football, I need to have better ball security". I have to do a better job of ball security. "I wish we would have done better, but we won", he said after the game. Here's a look at today's matchup including game odds, time, #TV Channel, and Patriots vs. Read More »

Mobile Limits the Data Usage in Canada and Mexico to 5 GB

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The offered 5 GB data allotment is replenished with each billing cycle for Canada and Mexico. Mobile Without Borders is an incredible benefit and allows customers to stay connected when traveling in Canada and Mexico. Customers on that unlimited plan and many of T-Mobile's other plans had access to data in other countries baked in if they needed it. After the users have exceeded 80% of the 5GB limit, they will be sent an alert message from T-Mobile. Read More »

Atlanta waives Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder

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As for the Atlanta Hawks , the received 3.7 million dollars from Cleveland and will waive both Jefferson and Kay Felder , according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . After winning his first NBA Championship Jefferson considered retirement but decided against it and signed a two-year deal worth around five million dollars. Read More »

Never Said It Was Lionel Messi Team - Mauricio Pochettino Blasts Pep Guardiola

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Pep Guardiola has denied being disrespectful to Tottenham. "We saw again this week the Harry Kane team scores every day two or three goals ", Guardiola said following the win on London at the end of September. Guardiola added that "maybe I should have said Pochettino's team when I said Harry Kane's team ". "I think Mauricio, for the times we've met each other and the times I spoke with him . Read More »

Former Liverpool defender showers praise on Philippe Coutinho

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Anfield officials rejected all offers for the Brazil global, who submitted a transfer request in attempts to force a proposed transfer to the Nou Camp. Former Liverpool defender Dominic Matteo believes Philippe Coutinho is a level above his club teammates and would easily fit in at FC Barcelona or Real Madrid. Read More »

Court Rules in Favor of National Football League in Ezekiel Elliott Suspension

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The NFL has requested for a stay of the injunction that is allowing Elliott to play. Elliott is leading the Cowboys with 393 rushing yards on 105 carries with two touchdowns through the first five games. Photo Ezekiel Elliott during the Cowboys' win over the Arizona Cardinals on September 25. Authorities in Columbus, Ohio, did not charge Elliott with a crime. Read More »

Tom Brady 'not worried' about shoulder injury; will play in Week 6

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He's also been sacked 16 times, more than in all 12 games he played in previous year. The Patriots come to MetLife Stadium on Sunday to face the Jets surrounded by questions from doubters. Brady has had trouble with his left shoulder several times over his 18-year career, but he has never missed a game because of it. We've got to do a good job of that at the quarterback position. Read More »

Jerry Jones: Dallas Cowboys who don't stand for anthem won't play

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Jones himself had knelt before the anthem with his players earlier this season. Jones said Trump indicated the NFL should enforce a rule that players must stand for the national anthem. I know in the modern age people think workers shouldn't have rights, but they still do. When asked if he would really sit a player like Dak Prescott , Ezekiel Elliott and Dez Bryant, Jones initially deferred. Read More »

Twitter Hilariously Reacts To LaVar Ball Pulling LaMelo Out Of School

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The 16-year-old Ball has had a whirlwind of a year, first grabbing headlines after dropping 92 points in a single game last season while with Chino Hills. The teen will no longer play for a high school team. "It seems like anyone who's training over there that coach don't want him in the team". "He said, 'all those 50 shots a game, that's going to stop.' So I'm like, 'Wow, '" LaVar said. Read More »

Australian woman wrangles shark with bare hands out of pool, video shows

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The real estate agency posted the clip to its Facebook page. Huge cheers could be heard in the background as she succeeded in lifting the shark up and threw it back into the sea. "Everyone was saying, 'What do we do?'" She added, "I was thinking I just need to put him back where he is meant to be". "I then grabbed him around the neck so he couldn't swing around and bite me". Read More »

Imperious Nadal crushes Kyrgios to claim his sixth title of season

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The 31-year-old saved two match points in his nervy opener against Frenchman Lucas Pouille, but was never really in trouble as Kyrgios's final hopes evaporated in acrimony. He played well, I played awful. He's in great form. Now riding a 12-match win streak, it's Nadal's first title in the post-US Open portion of the season since winning Tokyo in 2010, where he also saved match point en route to the title. Read More »

Seahawks at Rams: Highlights, score and recap

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They got one of two and one they did get was the most preferred, a win. The Seahawks did prevail, albeit barely. If the Cardinals can somehow win those division games, they will be in good shape to win the West. We'll have up-to-the-minute scoring and stats here throughout the game. Conversely, Wilson - under constant pressure from a harassing Rams defense - kept plays alive all afternoon with his knack for avoiding the rush. Read More »

Giants lose Odell Beckham to broken ankle as disastrous season gets worse

Beckham Jr. clearly had tears in his eyes while being taken off the field, signaling the possible severity of this injury. He had 16 catches for 139 yards in his first four games with the Giants . They got to midfield but on fourth-and-10 from the Chargers' 48 Manning's deflected pass was intercepted by Tre Boston with 40 seconds left to seal the misery. Read More »

Sacramentans finally hear from Puerto Rican family

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Depending on what media outlets Americans engage, they might think that Puerto Rico is the only USA territory hit by hurricanes recently, but that's not true. US lawmakers pledged on Saturday to back Puerto Rico's recovery as Governor Ricardo Rossello prepares to request a multibillion dollar Congressional aid package to help rebuild from the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria. Read More »

Chargers Rookie WR Mike Williams To Make NFL Debut In Week 6

It was a big game for the 2016 Pro Bowler. Quarterback Philip Rivers threw three touchdown passes, two of which came in the second half and one of which brought his team back from behind, to lead the Los Angeles Chargers to a 27-22 win over the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium . Read More »

Tony Ferguson Praises His Own 'Genius' Fighting Style

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Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? These are the Punch Drunk Predictions. The local 25-year-old Lee opened as low as a plus-145 (risking $1 to win $1.45) underdog, with Ferguson coming back at minus-185 (risking $1.85 to win $1), before sustained action pushed up the prices. Read More »

Iowa State QB Park takes leave from team for medical reasons

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Iowa State has played solid games against Iowa and Texas, and a breakthrough here would be huge for the program. After an Iowa State field goal, the Sooners drove to the Cyclones' five-yard line, but Mayfield and Trey Sermon fumbled an exchange, and Lanning fell on it. Read More »

Final results for 2017 general elections

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A complete count of the "special" votes in the New Zealand election is due today. Jacinda Ardern said the final election count strengthened her party's "mandate for change" and negotiations with NZ First would now begin in earnest. "I remain as determined as ever to lead a strong, stable government for the next three years that will deliver on the hopes and aspirations of all New Zealanders", he said. Read More »

Scotland secures last-minute win over Slovakia

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It looks like I've been bitten by Mike Tyson! "It would have been a huge disappointment if we didn't". Skrtel deflected a cross from Scotland substitute Ikechi Anya into his own net with one minute remaining to settle a dramatic contest at Hampden Park. Read More »

Virat Kohli looks to extend domination in Steve Smith's

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Chasing the revised target of 48, India lost opener Rohit Sharma (11) cheaply as he fell prey to Australia pacer Nathan Coulter-Nile's delivery in the second over. After being thumped comprehensively 4-1 in the ODI series , the Aussies were looking to come back strongly in the first of the three-match T20I series at Ranchi . Read More »

Malcolm Allen: Wales can prevail without Bale

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There were nerves at the end as Georgia pressed for an equaliser - their best chance coming when a superb pass sliced open the Welsh defence to leave Otar Kakabadze in the clear but he elected to cross rather than shoot and wasted the chance. Read More »

Bayern Muenchen Hires Former Manager Jupp Heynckes

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German media report that Heynckes could return to Bayern until the end of the season with current Hoffenheim coach Julian Nagelsmann tipped to take over for the 2018/19 season. "It's not yet done and dusted", the 72-year-old Heynckes told local paper Rheinische Post. 221 - Across his three previous spells at the club, Heynckes has coached Bayern for 221 Bundesliga matches. Read More »

World Cup without Lionel Messi edges closer to becoming reality

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Benedetto shot straight at the keeper and Mascherano saw a long-range effort fly just over as Argentina tried desperately to find a victor. FC Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi pulled the strings throughout the match but struggled to break the deadlock on numerous occasions. Read More »

'Catalonia independence from Spain just days away'

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In a TV address on Wednesday night, Puigdemont said: "This moment calls for mediation". Catalan authorities "have placed themselves outside the law and democracy, they have tried to break the unity of Spain and national sovereignty", he said , according to a translation by the Financial Times . Read More »

NFL players have a constitutional right to protest the national anthem

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Sam had a lovely moment when he was drafted; despite the free fall of multiple rounds past his projection, he was still ecstatic to be picked and kissed his boyfriend on national television as part of his celebration. Kaepernick's message of black oppression has spread. The real motive behind the NFL Team Owners' decision to take a knee may never be known to anyone else except to themselves. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp admits he wanted to sign Romelu Lukaku over the summer

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I am a big, big believer in this manager". "I can not wait for those two games because, watching Liverpool since Jurgen has come in, they are the games where Liverpool seem to prove everyone wrong and put in top-class performances", said the former England captain, now coach of the Reds' academy side. Read More »

Raiders lose QB Carr for 2-6 weeks

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The defense may have to carry Oakland because it won't be almost as explosive on offense without Carr. Knowing that they will be without their Pro Bowl signal caller, this could have the Silver and Black playing with more poise and awareness than we've seen in the first quarter of the season. Read More »

3 takeaways from win over Texas Tech

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Patrick Mahomes went down with an injury in last season's game, forcing Shimonek into action. "It's going to come down to the end". Is the Big 12 back as a top-tier conference? The Red Raiders had a chance to take their first lead since 14-7 but advanced only to their own 37 before punting the ball back to Oklahoma State with 3:21 remaining. Read More »