Second-string Manchester City held 1-1 by Celtic

Second-string Manchester City held 1-1 by Celtic

The Argentine was sent off against Chelsea at the weekend and will not be available for selection in the Premier League until December 31. "With this, it is enough. "It is a great game as part of our development as a team", said Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers . "We want to be competitive". "Because there is no barrier then; we have the whole bit so there would be no barrier to where we could go". Read More

University of MI tops Ohio State in annual blood drive

University of MI tops Ohio State in annual blood drive

MI has also been fined $10,000 as a result of the violation. Top-ranked Alabama is a lock, and Clemson seems safely in, but the committee would have four or five teams to consider for two spots. When Penn State defeated Michigan State later in the day, the Buckeyes were shut out of this week's Big Ten championship game that will pit the Nittany Lions against Wisconsin. Read More

Iheanacho Benched Again As Aguero Fires City Past Burnley

Iheanacho Benched Again As Aguero Fires City Past Burnley

Guardiola knows there is nothing he can do about the problem, but suggested it was putting Premier League sides at a major disadvantage in Europe. "You have hours, after the (midweek) game you can not speak about Burnley , you have to rest their minds". Read More

Luck returns to full practice work for Indianapolis

Luck returns to full practice work for Indianapolis

After being denied the opportunity to compete in primetime in last week's Sunday Night Football game against the New England Patriots , the lowly New York Jets take center stage Monday night when they battle the Indianapolis Colts in the final game on the NFL Week 13 docket. Read More

Harden's 37 helps Rockets over Celtics 107-106

This game's insane finish had it all: Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni learned about an obscure rule, Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens became miffed when a video review didn't go his team's way, and one of the game's most accurate finishers missed a potential game-winner near the rim. Read More

David Haye Explains How Quickly He Could KO Anthony Joshua

David Haye Explains How Quickly He Could KO Anthony Joshua

That's where my heart's at and at the right time I'll go back there. McCracken will be in Joshua's corner for the British fighter's defense of his IBF belt against Eric Molina in Manchester on December 10. Next up is Joshua and Molina's focus is total - he took a leave of absence from teaching in May, shortly after defeating Adamek. For now though, Haye will need to deal with the challenge of WBC cruiserweight world champion Bellew, who is stepping up a weight class to meet him on March 4th ... Read More

White Sox Trade Chris Sale To Boston

Sale has three years left at $38 million - $10 million less than the Dodgers gave Rich Hill, who is nine years older and injury prone. The only questions in my mind are, "When will the White Sox pull the trigger?" and "What will they be able to get for him?" Sale, 27, is a bonafide ace in a sport where pitching is the most coveted commodity, a five-time All-Star who started the All-Star Game for the American League in 2016 and has struck out more than 200 batters for four straight seasons. Read More

Napoli beat Benfica in Champions League, both go through

That Turkish comeback, rekindling memories of Liverpool's historic 2005 Istanbul triumph, has left the group outcome on a knife-edge with Besiktas knowing that a win at eliminated Dynamo Kiev will send them through. Rostov will look to avoid defeat at PSV Eindhoven and see its adventures carry on albeit in the Europa League. Group B is one of the most interesting groups heading into the last match day, with everything on the line in the last match day. Read More

MI and Ohio State's Rivalry Trumps Playoff Contention

MI and Ohio State's Rivalry Trumps Playoff Contention

College football's best rivalries have always been at their most compelling when the teams are being led by powerhouse coaches, whether it was Tom Osborne at Nebraska facing Barry Switzer at Oklahoma or Florida's Steve Spurrier matching wits and throwing zingers at Bobby Bowden and Florida State. Read More

College bowl teams, schedule announced

Clemson is officially in the College Football Playoffs for the second season in a row. Even a close head-to-head win over Ohio State and a conference title was not enough for Penn State to overcome two losses. It's been a while since we saw the Aggies ranked in the top four and seemed playoff bound. On a teleconference Sunday afternoon, Petersen and Alabama coach Nick Saban said they hadn't seen much of each other this season, though they exchanged customary platitudes of respect and ... Read More

Australia wins toss, bats in series-opener vs New Zealand

Colin Munro (49) and Matt Henry (27) put on a 50-run stand for the eighth wicket to continue the fight, but both fell in the same Pat Cummins over - the paceman playing his first global match in over a year after injury - and debutant Lockie Ferguson went cheaply as Australia claimed New Zealand's final three wickets in seven balls to bowl the visitors out for 256. Read More

Butler, Wade lead Bulls to 111-105 win over Cavaliers

Lebron James, as ever, was supposed to be the man of the moment on Friday evening. For starters, the two teams play in the same division, which means that the games have a bit of an edge to them. James clearly wasn't thrilled about having to wear a Chicago Cubs uniform after he rooted hard for his hometown Cleveland Indians in the World Series. Read More

Five things to watch in Sunday's Grey Cup between Stampeders and Redblacks

Campbell said they were checking to see if Burris would be available later. Ottawa has a dependable kicker in Chris Milo, who just barely lags behind his adversary, Rene Paredes, in overall kicking stats. His quarterback for Calgary is former Eastern Washington standout Bo Levi Mitchell , who was selected the league's most outstanding player for 2016. Read More

NewsAlert: Redblacks QB Henry Burris named Grey Cup most valuable player

NewsAlert: Redblacks QB Henry Burris named Grey Cup most valuable player

Calgary finished the regular season with a 15-2-1 record. But the 41-year-old, who earned MVP honours after completing 35-of-46 passes for 461 yards, said the result shouldn't be considered a surprise. Burris plunged into the end zone from one-yard out, as the Redblacks benefited from a defensive pass interference call after a coach's challenge to get the ball at the goal line with a fresh set of downs. Read More

England opener Hameed needs finger surgery

The visitors let go of their advantage of batting first after winning the toss as they were soon reduced to 87 for four before posting 283 in the first innings. "He put his hand up when his team wanted him to do it", Kohli said. "Indian spinners were briliant with the bat". Haseeb Hameed posted a half-century in hard conditions to remain unbeaten on 59 and help take England past the 200-run mark. Read More

NFL's 13th Sunday leads off with Chiefs-Falcons

NFL's 13th Sunday leads off with Chiefs-Falcons

But while he had successfully forced the Falcons to waste a timeout, a punt was not in the offing. Matt Bryant, though, kicked a 59-yard field goal as time expired to get the Falcons within 20-16 at halftime. -The Chiefs started the season featuring veterans Allen Bailey, Jaye Howard and Dontari Poe across the defensive front. But Smith rose to the occasion, delivering a 10-yard strike on a slant to Wilson on third-and-6. Read More

Howard scores 3 TDs, Bears hand 49ers 11th loss in row 26

Kaepernick had also been sacked five times in this game, losing 25 yards in the process. Playing in snowy conditions, Kaepernick threw just five passes before he was benched. Two completions to Cameron Meredith - a 28-yarder and 17-yarder - put the ball on the San Francisco 12. But he led a touchdown drive near the end of the second quarter. Read More

Man City's Toure charged with drink driving

Man City's Toure charged with drink driving

Premier League footballer Yaya Toure has been charged with drink driving . On his return to Manchester City, Toure scored two goals to help his side secure an away win at Crystal Palace. "The charge follows a stop of a vehicle in Dagenham at around 11pm on Monday, November 28", it added. In 2012, Toure refused a bottle of champagne live on television after being named man of the match. Read More

Stone eagles last to lead Schwartzel by 1 at Alfred Dunhill

Stone eagles last to lead Schwartzel by 1 at Alfred Dunhill

After beginning his back nine with further gains at the 10th and 11th, Stone dropped a shot at the 12th, but notched a birdie at the next to return to 17 under. "Final rounds are a different kettle of fish". He told www.europeantour.com: "Charl is always good fun to play with - I really admire him". It really is time to get stuck in there and grind it out. Read More

With Big 12's top-two format, do rivalry games need some shuffling?

And behind another, who went from leaping fences to leaping over defenders, the Cowboys have played their way into the opportunity to take home their second conference title in 40 years. Reddick had an AAC record-tying five tackles for a loss against Memphis and ranks second in the AAC with 9 ½ sacks. In the first month of the season , OSU ranked 112th nationally in yards per carry. Read More

Bob Bradley earns first win as Swansea coach in thriller

Leicester is so confident and lively in the Champions League, where it has progressed to the round of 16, but failing to look like the Premier League champion when back on domestic duty. Middlesbrough and Crystal Palace are their next two opponents and they will have to start winning such games if they want to stay in the Premier League . Read More

Sanchez's double leads Arsenal to 3-1 win over Bournemouth

Sanchez's double leads Arsenal to 3-1 win over Bournemouth

But just when the critics were beginning to get on the back of the North Londoners, they produced a winning performance which suggests to goalscorer Walcott that things are still well and truly on track at the Emirates Stadium. The game went back on forth after the Gunners took the lead and the Cherries had reason to feel aggrieved when Monreal stopped Simon Francis chipped ball with his arm. Read More

Mark Helfrich's firing might be the end of an era

Although Kelly said nobody at OR had reached out to him, he did express a willingness to help them in their search for a new coach if asked. OR made the move to fire head coach Mark Helfrich last night. Helfrich was the guy who kept on winning after Kelly, but also the one who fell just short of bringing OR - and its high-profile boosters - the national title they so desired. Read More

Jones 'taking heat off England scrum' - Cheika

Wallaby coach Michael Cheika has hit back at comments from Glen Ella that he was still having "nightmares" over England's 3-0 series win "Down Under" in June by indicating the former Australia global was not a man for tough times. "We've got three or four guys now who will always do the right thing and another five or six on the footsteps of always doing the right thing so we're starting to get that density of leaders that are going to create a great team", he said. Read More

Families prepare to receive the dead from Colombia crash

Brazil declared three days of mourning and the South American Soccer Confederation suspended "all confederation events until further notice". Authorities are still investigating what caused the charter flight to crash in the mountains outside Medellin as it carried Cinderella-story team Chapecoense Real to a major match. Read More