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Former Florida DL Dominique Easley suffers 'serious' knee injury in training camp

The 25-year-old Easley, a former first-round pick, suffered multiple knee injuries during his career. The Patriots cut Easley before the 2016 season after it became clear he simply wouldn't stay healthy. He was placed on IR in his first season with New England, then again in his second before being released. The source spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the Rams hadn't announced the severity of the injury for Easley, a likely starter this season.

Dustin Pedroia's knee injury may result in trip to DL

RHP Austin Maddox was recalled by the Red Sox from Triple-A Pawtucket on Monday. He's hit at least.290 in all but three of his Major League Baseball seasons, and in 2016 hit an impressive.318 with 15 home runs, 74 RBI and 105 runs scored. The infielder underwent surgery in the offseason to fix the meniscus in his left knee. Pedroia has batted.348 with a.934 OPS in 27 games since June 26 and has hit four home runs in his last 17 games.

Former Notre Dame HC Ara Parseghian Dies at Age 94

Both of those teams were unbeaten. He came to Notre Dame in 1964, with the Irish having gone five seasons without a winning record. "Christ, somebody ought to wake up to that". "I was privileged to get to know Coach Parseghian well during my time at Notre Dame; the impact he had on young men during his 25 years coaching at Miami, Northwestern and Notre Dame cannot be overstated".

Robert Kubica seventh, Sebastian Vettel fastest in testing

The Polish driver is hoping to make a comeback in 2018 and got the opportunity to test Renault's 2017 auto during the Hungarian in-season test this week, having previously driven a Lotus E20. "The biggest difference is this vehicle has nothing similar or same as the cars I have been testing lately. It was not an easy day but I think we have done a good job".

Allen Iverson apologizes to Ice Cube for missing BIG3 game

Iverson apologized to Ice Cube but did not explain his absence publicly. "Well, we talked about holding up the legitimacy of the league and he knows that him not showing up hurts us", Ice Cube said. Our league is bigger than one man, and we've got Hall-of-Famers, champions, all-stars, first-round picks, and we have to think about them. Just with the names we have, nostalgia comes with it.

Here's Why Michael Jordan Still Ranks Kobe Bryant Ahead Of LeBron James

But his most interesting responses came from campers who wanted to get His Airness's thoughts on the current state of the National Basketball Association, in particular who he thought was better, Kobe Bryant or LeBron James . A young fan asked Jordan, "Would you rank LeBron over Kobe right now?" Kobe held the title for, maybe, a few years. " There's something about 5 that beats 3 ".

Oxford hospital to close trauma unit over cladding fears

The test was conducted by fire testing group BER Group. More detailed terms of reference will be published later this summer after the terms of reference for the public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire have been agreed. It comes as the Grenfell Response Team said that just 12 households had been moved into new homes and out of emergency accommodation, six weeks after the disaster.

Paul Clement hoping for 'quick resolution' to Gylfi Sigurdsson situation

Sigurdsson sat out Swansea's pre-season game against Birmingham City at the weekend and club captain Leon Britton has confirmed he expects the Iceland worldwide to join Everton . "Assuming it's the right player coming back our way, someone we want, someone we've got belief in, someone who fills a need. those kinds of deals are always a potential", he replied.

Crockett Gillmore Underwent Season-Ending Knee Surgery on MCL Injury

After it was announced running back Kenneth Dixon will miss the 2017 season with a knee injury, things looked bleak for Baltimore. Perriman hurt his hamstring toward the end of Tuesday's practice, and while coach John Harbaugh initially said he doesn't think the injury is serious, the third-year wideout apparently will sit out for at least one day.

Giants saying Shepard has rolled ankle

According to Jordan Raanan , he needed to be carted off of the field. To lose Shepard for an extended period of time would be a tough blow for the Giants to absorb as they look to improve upon last season's 11 wins. Giants coach Ben McAdoo provided an update on Shepard after practice and said that he sprained his ankle while running a route and that the team would do more tests before setting any kind of timetable for his return.

Neymar: Barcelona forward given permission to leave for PSG

Neymar's representative Wagner Ribeiro has confirmed that PSG will pay the player's €222m release clause and expects a deal to be finalised this week. However, La Liga president Javier Tebas has threatened not to accept PSG's money over what he perceives as a failure on the French side's part to comply with UEFA's financial fair play rules (FFP).

Phillies cancel plans to honor Pete Rose amid allegations

The woman says she and Rose began a sexual relationship in Cincinnati in 1973 that lasted several years. Rose claims that he believed she was 16 at the time which, in addition to not mattering legally - the perpetrator's belief as to a minor's age is irrelevant under OH law - is not all that much better when you realize that he was in his 30s at the time, married with two children.

Ravens' Owner Resisting Signing Colin Kaepernick

The Ravens are weighing whether to sign Kaepernick to provide quarterback depth as starter Joe Flacco deals with a back issue. "He also says he's praying for the quarterback, whom he calls a "brother for life", and has his name in his Bible".

Pelicans Sign Guard Ian Clark To 1 Year Deal

This puts a close to a long, unusual trip in free agency for the Belmont product, who certainly drummed up plenty of interest from teams around the league in recent weeks. New Orleans wanted a guard who could shoot to pair with another free agent addition, pass-first point guard Rajon Rondo , The Pelicans also have a formidable front-court pairing in former University of Kentucky stars Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins .

Man United's Lukaku has room for improvement - Giggs

IN: Victor Lindelof (£30.75m, Benfica), Romelu Lukaku (£75m, Everton), Nemanja Matic (£40m, Chelsea ). Just six players to taste Premier League success were left in the United ranks after Wayne Rooney's departure earlier on this month, which is unbelievable to think, so Matić's experience should be a welcome asset going forward.

Man fires gunshots, kills himself outside Chinese consulate in Los Angeles

Officers tried to contact him, but soon determined he was dead inside his own vehicle of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the torso. Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the incident and can make clear the gunman's background in the coming one or two days, consulate officials said.

Dhanush starrer 'VIP 2's' release date locked!

The movie has been initially aimed for July 28th however the release has been pushed. VIP 2 is simultaneously releasing in Hindi and Telugu. " Velaiilla Pattadhari 2 " will be released in Tamil and Telugu. Dhanush also unveiled a brand new teaser to announce the impending arrival of street-smart Raghuvaran, who catapulted to a heroic stature in eyes of jobless engineering graduates in the last film.

Mane shines as Liverpool beat Bayern

The Reds , however, faced an injury scare in the 83rd minute of the match when Daniel Sturridge limped off with pain in the thigh. Klopp's likely first-choice front three started the game, with Roberto Firmino flanked by Sadio Mane and summer signing Mohamed Salah .

Daniel Sturridge's Liverpool career summed up in one cameo appearance

Bayern lost three of their four International Champions Cup matches against Arsenal, AC Milan and Inter and they performed little better back on home soil despite naming a strong starting line-up. You can see how fast he is. "I am looking forward to the season and hopefully we can have some success". Just earlier this week, Adam Lallana said Sturridge is "world class" would be like two new signings for Liverpool if he can stay fit.

Devers Goes 4 for 4, Red Sox Cruise Past Indians 6-2

It was his first homer in 28 games since June 26. But he didn't flip over a dang wall. The stakes were clearly lower for Jackson's catch, but the fact that he was successful makes his play a legendary highlight. Gonzalez (9-5), who grew up in nearby Hialeah, walked three, hit a batter and struck out five. The lead was short-lived. Upon hearing that Boston had acquired White Sox ace Chris Sale , Cashman referred to Sale and fellow starters David Price , Rick Porcello and Eduardo Rodriguez ...

Bolt waiting on Mourinho's call to join Man United

Usain Bolt was as confident as ever on Tuesday about his chances to end an unrivaled athletics career with another 100-meter world title as golden and purple confetti rained down on him. Now we're in the transition phase, the sport is looking for somebody else and if they don't understand that and they start going backwards then the sport will be in awful trouble.

Manchester United legend labels Manchester City "the team to beat" this season

They have organised some big events, called a number of worldwide stars to promote the event and now, the government also wants India to host matches between top Premier League clubs during their off-season to utilise the facilities that have been developed for the U17 football World Cup.

Braves call up elite prospect Ozzie Albies from Triple-A

The Braves clawed their way back into the game off reliever Josh Ravin when Johan Carmago hit a two-run home run off the right-handeder in the bottom of the eighth. 1B/OF Matt Adams got his first Braves start in left field but left after five innings because of dizziness. Before his start at Dodger Stadium on July 22, Julio Teheran had at least lived up to his billing as the Atlanta Braves' top starting pitcher in his road outings.

This Is Why Pep Lijnders Is Unbelievably Important - Jurgen Klopp

Bayern previously said they would happily loan him, yet Klopp has no intention of improving the player before returning to Bayern, insisting he would only want to buy Sanchez. Ozil is settled in London and recently confirmed he hoped to agree terms over a new deal but the 28-year-old could have his head turned if he was given the chance to play for Barcelona .

Southampton reportedly after £12million-rated Dutch centre-back

Van Dijk's position has not changed and he will do he can to force a switch to Anfield. The reigning Premier League champions are interested in Leicester midfielder DANNY DRINKWATER, according to the Daily Mail , who report that the England worldwide is on a list which also includes Arsenal's ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN, Everton's ROSS BARKLEY and Bayern Munich's RENATO SANCHEZ.

McGregor fight signed up by Sky Sports Box Office

In other words, if Mayweather and McGregor have already signed paperwork stipulating they would box in 10-ounce gloves, as was indicated during the media tour, they could sign a contract amendment agreeing to fight in 8-ounce gloves instead.

Ex-Husker Watson traded to the Dodgers

Cingrani, 29, has a 5.40 ERA in 23 innings this season. Los Angeles picked up Paredes from the Detroit Tigers in the Rule 5 Draft back in December 2016. Tony Watson from the Pittsburgh Pirates and Tony Cingrani from the Cincinnati Reds . Watson, 32, has a 3.66 earned-run average and 10 saves this season.

Toronto pulls away from White Sox — Blue Jays notebook

Matt Dermody got the win after pitching three innings of relief without giving up an earned run. Roberto Osuna (3-2) gave up the hits to Abreu and Davidson in the ninth and took the loss. Sanchez, who replaced Moncada after the sixth-inning collision, led off the inning with a single. Blue Jays: RHP Aaron Sanchez, who is on the disabled list because of a recurrence of a blister on the middle finger of his right hand, is nearing a return.

Dwyane Wade finally figured out how teams can stop Steph Curry

In addition to Curry, Irving and Bazemore, Barnes enjoyed his eventful evening with fellow NBA-ers Kyrie Irving, Andrew Bogut, Dwight Powell, Warriors coach Steve Kerr and Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle. "So I just have to get comfortable with hitting the driver a lot more". "That goes down in the history books, for sure". He said his decisions on who to respond to are purely random.

Chelsea eye Leicester's Drinkwater as Matic replacement

The Premier League champions recently acquired Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco , however, the Italian manager is still reportedly eager to add another midfielder to his squad. "The 27-year-old formed an integral part of the Foxes title-winning campaign two seasons ago". But Drinkwater's performance was all along good. He made 43 appearances for The Foxes last term, scoring one goal and providing three assists in all competitions.

Los Angeles makes deal to host 2028 Summer Games - city officials

It looks like the Olympics coming to Los Angeles for 2028 is a done deal, with Paris beating out Southern California for 2024. Los Angeles will be hosting the Olympics for a third time , having previously hosted in 1984 and 1932. Garcetti said last week that Los Angeles "would be stupid" not to agree to host in 2028. The two cities were the only ones left in the race for 2024 after Budapest, Hamburg and Rome withdrew.

Neymar tells Barca he's joining PSG

La Liga chief Javier Tebas has threatened to derail Neymar's world-record transfer from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain due to financial and contractual irregularities. SPORT journalist Lluis Miguelsanz said " Barcelona club sources are hugely optimistic he will join, despite a final price not being fixed". Andres Iniesta struggled with fitness issues all season and the side needed more form the players who stepped into his role but it never happened.

Los Angeles set to host Olympic Games in 2028 instead of 2024

Los Angeles has hosted it twice before, in 1932 and 1984. Should L.A. host the Olympics , we will see wide-ranging human rights' violations and the forfeiture of our city to the interests of contractors, developers, media corporations, and the special interests who designed the bid.

Kesha announces first tour since 2013

Tickets, which include a copy of the new album, go on sale this Saturday, August 5 at 10 a.m. via LiveNation . The 24-date trek kicks off September 9.in Birmingham, Alabama and concludes in Los Angeles, California, on November 1. She is now involved in a legal battle with her former mentor, producer Dr. Luke , who she claims sexually and emotionally abused her. Kesha offered fans a taste of her new music when the single " Praying " was released July 6.

Bayern Munich 0-3 Liverpool: Talking points from Audi Cup victory

See how to watch Tuesday's Audi Cup match between Bayern and Liverpool below. Sadio Mane got Jurgen Klopp's men off to a flying start when he fired the Reds in front after six minutes. "It's a shame, I hope that it's nothing serious ". Liverpool , who remain unbeaten during their pre-season campaign, will play Atletico Madrid in Munich on Wednesday (19:30 BST) before their final friendly of the summer against Athletic Bilbao in Dublin on Saturday.