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by | September 21, 2018 | 04:09

Frustrated Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler has officially requested a trade out of Minnesota, Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic reports. Wiggins remains signed with the Timberwolves through 2023. Of course, a commitment from Butler to re-sign with the team could mitigate the issue. He reportedly wants out of Minnesota partly because he's tiring of the lax attitudes of Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins .

by | September 21, 2018 | 02:17

According to UEFA's regulations, "a player who is sent off the field of play is suspended for the next match in a UEFA club competition (i.e. UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League or UEFA Super Cup)". It is certain that Ronaldo will miss the next game against Young Boys and his ban could be extended if UEFA chooses to take further disciplinary actions following the report submitted by the match referee.

by | September 21, 2018 | 02:00

The out-of-form striker has just one league goal this term and departed the pitch shaking his head, with Sarri claiming that only by scoring goals can the striker regain confidence. For the first time in this season he was ready in the box. Morata's struggles were not the only frustration for Sarri, who felt Chelsea should have widened their advantage - the Blues having created 22 chances across the 90 minutes.

by | September 20, 2018 | 03:32

Cristiano Ronaldo's return to Spain with Juventus, to play Valencia in the Champions League , went horribly wrong for the Portuguese striker when he was sent off after 29 minutes of the encounter . After receiving a straight red, Ronaldo walked away and into the dressing room in tears . Just a month later Ronaldo doubled his count of red cards at the Bernabeu when he elbowed Malaga midfielder Patrick Mtiliga in the face as he tried to escape the Dane's clutches.

by | September 20, 2018 | 02:31

Lyon , however, smothered City's attack well and kept chances to a minimum in the latter stages as they held on for an impressive victory with City manager Pep Guardiola forced to watch from the stands because of a suspension. "You all know some things that happened, the reality is I'm here and I'm very happy". I'm very privileged to be where I am. I feel very fulfilled. The defeat was a fourth-straight Champions League disappointment for City, who lost both legs of last season's ...

by | September 20, 2018 | 01:59

The 21-year-old has five goals, already one more than his total last term. "It will be tough to find anyone else like him", he further added. Suarez then teed up Messi for his third as the Argentina global calmly slotted home from 10 yards away to put the result even further out of reach.

by | September 20, 2018 | 01:29

Finally, the Josh Gordon trade seems to be final. Gordon's level of participation at practice will likely be announced later on Wednesday. Gordon joins Chris Hogan, Phillip Dorsett, Cordarrelle Patterson and Matthew Slater on the team's depth chart at wide receiver.

by | September 20, 2018 | 02:01

PSG were good challengers as they dissolved a 2-0 lead built by Daniel Sturridge and James Milner with their own combination of goals from Thomas Meunier and Kylian Mbappe . Sturridge was replacing Firmino in the starting line-up after the Brazilian suffered a ghastly (though thankfully not overly serious) eye injury during the previous game, Saturday's 2-1 win over Tottenham.

by | September 20, 2018 | 01:54

An off-the-ball collision with Valencia defender Murillo prompted the referee , Felix Brych, to brandish a red card and send Ronaldo off after just 28 minutes. With Ronaldo , Real managed to win three successive Champions League titles cementing the side as one of the greatest of all time but Alves believes that it will be more hard to play them without Ronaldo as their main focal point.

by | September 20, 2018 | 02:17

Black Panther director Ryan Coogler and Random Acts of Flyness creator Terence Nance will be joining National Basketball Association superstar LeBron James to bring beloved "90s kids movie Space Jam and the Tune Squad back to the big screen, with James" SpringHill Entertainment.

by | September 20, 2018 | 01:55

He reportedly provided a list of one to three teams with which he would be open to signing a long-term deal, sources said. Butler's three preferred destinations are the Los Angeles Clippers , New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets , Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported .

by | September 19, 2018 | 05:13

Seriously, when asked about releasing Carlson, the Vikings' head coach said "Did you see the game?" He had come to the Vikings in 2014 and turned a downtrodden team into a playoff participant just in his second year. Bailey was released from the Cowboys on September 1. Gonzalez, a seventh-round pick in 2017, missed two field goals and two extra point attempts to cost the Browns their first victory since December 2016.

by | September 19, 2018 | 03:16

United boss Jose Mourinho did not take kindly to comments made by Carragher last week when suggesting that the England worldwide will not get the minutes he craves if he stays at Old Trafford. The 20-year-old's playing time has been subject to scrutiny in recent days and has clearly irked the United boss. "[Rashford] is selected for the game", he said.

by | September 19, 2018 | 02:19

The most eye-opening change concerns the FedEx Cup playoff-concluding Tour Championship, with top players carrying strokes-gained bonuses into the event. It can happen again this year but not going forward. He said the strokes-based system will take some getting used to, especially if you start 8 to 10 shots back and shoot over par and you're basically eliminated after the first round.

by | September 19, 2018 | 02:48

Regardless of that fact, Griezmann insists he is not only at the same table as Messi, but can get even better. Copa del Rey or Champions League: "I'd personally prefer to win the Champions whilst appreciate that all competitions are important".

by | September 19, 2018 | 02:02

The mood was briefly dampened when France defender Umtiti was dismissed in the 79th minute for a second yellow card, ruling him out of Barca's next Champions League game away to Tottenham Hotspur on October 3. Spanish La Liga champions Barcelona on Tuesday night, September 18, began their campaign in the 2018/19 Champions League will an emphatic 4-0 win over visiting PSV Eindhoven.

by | September 19, 2018 | 03:07

Also on Monday, Brown responded to a critical tweet from a Steelers fan by suggesting that the team trade him in order to find out if Brown would put up the same numbers with a different franchise. "I'm not going to get into the details of why he wasn't here or whether or not he was excused". This non-story that Rosenhaus is saying about Brown's conduct is self-inflicted.

by | September 19, 2018 | 02:49

But then (it was) 'Don't get caught by the quarterback.' He's one of the most athletic ones, but I was able to cut back. "We're still a work in progress", coach Pete Carroll said. It sucked to be able to watch. "We want immediate results - everybody, the media, the fans, myself - but unfortunately, that's not always part of it.

by | September 19, 2018 | 02:37

Almost two dozen of the NFL's greatest former players have put their names on a letter to commissioner Roger Goodell and top executives at the players' union and the Pro Football Hall of Fame that says they'll boycott the annual induction ceremony until Hall of Famers receive health insurance and an annual salary that includes a share of league revenue.

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:53

A much-changed West Ham side took the lead after 11 minutes following a swift counter-attack through Andriy Yarmolenko, who curled a stunning shot into the net 20 minutes later to make it two. It's not good to start with some bad results, but we are absolutely confident that we're going to reverse it. Speaking to the club's official website before the Everton match, he said: "I don't think that because you lose four games you must not be confident".

by | September 18, 2018 | 03:05

The Browns (0-1-1) host the New York Jets (1-1) on Thursday. Cleveland Browns kicker Zane Gonzalez reacts after missing an extra point during the second half of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints, in New Orleans Sunday, Sept.

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:22

Marco Verratti expects Liverpool to present a different type of challenge for Paris Saint-Germain in Tuesday's Champions League opener. The former Borussia Dortmund manager added: "I know that many people view the Liverpool match as the most important".

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:13

With a clinical confidence and the coolest of countenance, he made three superlative throws that may have surprised even his most staunch supporters. Cousins completed a touchdown pass to Adam Thielen that looked doomed in between two Green Bay defenders.

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:06

Much to his frustration, Bale started on the bench in Kiev but came into the match with the scores locked at 1-1. Wales global Bale was sent on by then coach Zinedine Zidane with the score at 1-1 after 61 minutes, beating Liverpool keeper Loris Karius with his sensational strike three minutes later.

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:56

That means if United want to make any significant money on the youngster they would have to sell him for northwards of £100m, a fee no club around Europe is willing to pay given his current form and lack of game time. "We will be travelling over a little earlier to make sure we train on that pitch [at the Stade de Suisse] so we can get used to it but, on the back of two away wins, I think we can build that momentum at a crucial time of the month where there are so many games".

by | September 18, 2018 | 03:05

Douglas Costa has taken the shine off Cristiano Ronaldo's first goals for Juventus after spitting in the mouth of an opponent. 'I also apologise to my teammates, who are always with me in attractive and bad moments. Next up for Juventus and Ronaldo is a trip to Valencia on Wednesday as the Champions League kicks off this week. "I say sorry to all those who I have to say it to, because I did wrong", Costa wrote, according to reports in the Italian press.

by | September 18, 2018 | 03:11

Vorm failed to control the rebound after Mane's cross from the right was turned onto the post by Jan Vertonghen, and Firmino collected himself to poke it over the goal line for his second league goal of the season and second in as many games.

by | September 18, 2018 | 01:22

PSG coach Thomas Tuchel believes they face one of the Champions League favourites this season in Liverpool tomorrow. Tuesday's referee, Cuneyt Cakir, coincidentally was also in charge on that occasion. Past year I said the club was in a good moment. Div has a little bit of an ankle [injury]. "There is nothing in us that thinks that's it". "We don't go for him against us, " Klopp said.

by | September 18, 2018 | 02:23

Hazard was the driving force in maintaining Chelsea's flawless start to the season, striking twice before half-time to erase Sol Bamba's shock opener and later adding a third from the penalty spot. The Belgian says he is happy despite failing to secure his dream move to Real Madrid in the summer , and he is enjoying a freer role than the one Antonio Conte afforded him.

by | September 18, 2018 | 01:36

It remains unclear exactly why the Browns chose to get rid of Gordon now, but NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the "release was not a result of a substance-abuse violation or failing a test". Gordon's enormous talent has been overshadowed by substance abuse that has derailed a promising career. However, there are serious concerns about his ability to show up.

by | September 17, 2018 | 04:24

But asked about the PSG forward's antics and the reception he will receive at Anfield in midweek, Robertson said: "That's not up to me, it's the fans". "It shouldn't happen so late on". Liverpool's encounter at Wembley on the weekend was the start of a run that sees them play seven games within the space of 21 days.

by | September 17, 2018 | 05:34

The Reds created enough chances to have added to the goals either side of half-time from Georginio Wijnaldum and Roberto Firmino that ultimately secured the points, while Erik Lamela's response for the hosts came three minutes into stoppage-time.

by | September 17, 2018 | 05:17

Ereck Flowers received the brunt of the offensive-line woes against the Jaguars , as he should, but nobody on the offensive line had a good game. Vernon was second on the team a season ago with seven sacks in just 12 games. Told of Collins's statement Thursday, Prescott responded, "Challenge accepted". "His youth, hit complete makeup, his skill set". "(Elliott's) production in his first two years had nothing to do with us selecting Saquon, but they're similar in a lot of ways".

by | September 17, 2018 | 03:52

To settle who is really the best, though, they may just have to do it a third time. While there was a general consensus over the entertainment value of the fight, controversy still lingered as some believed GGG overcame a bit of a hesitant approach as the match wore on.

by | September 17, 2018 | 04:19

If Wade wants to return, it looks like the stars have aligned to make that happen. Wade addressed the media at the soft opening of a restaurant project he's opening in collaboration with Udonis Haslem , captain of the Heat . His Li-Ning shoe brand in China also is better grown with him as an active National Basketball Association player. If Wade retires he heads straight for the Basketball Hall of Fame.