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Sports Wolves agree to multi-year deal with Andrew Wiggins
Author: 0 Wolves agree to multi-year deal with Andrew Wiggins

Wiggins and the Wolves have been expected to agree to terms on this deal for quite some time, and now it's official. Wiggins has made major improvements through every season of his three-year career in Minnesota, going from winning the Rookie of the Year award in 2015 to improving his scoring average every year, averaging 23.6 points and four rebounds per game last season.

Sports Who should the Red Sox pick to replace John Farrell?
Author: 0 Who should the Red Sox pick to replace John Farrell?

However, the Red Sox also experienced its second-straight early exit from the playoffs. The Boston Red Sox fired manager John Farrell on Wednesday morning, days after they were eliminated from the American League Division Series by the Houston Astros .

Sports Twitter reacts to the Giants suspending CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
Author: 0 Twitter reacts to the Giants suspending CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

The New York Giants suspended cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie after he left the team's facility and did not practice Wednesday. "We will suspend him", McAdoo said . Rodgers-Cromartie has been one of the Giants' key defensive players, missing just two games since he arrived in NY. On WFAN, NFL Network's Mike Francesa said Rodgers-Cromartie took off his pads at halftime and declared he was done playing, according to the New York Post .

Sports Austrian Man Issued Citation for Mascot Head Under 'Burqa Ban'
Author: 0 Austrian Man Issued Citation for Mascot Head Under 'Burqa Ban'

The unnamed man's career as a shark may be fin-ished thanks to Austria's new crackdown on facial coverings. . The ban, which went into effect October 1, prohibits people from obscuring their face from the hairline to the chin, which many see as a ban on the burqa , a veil that some Muslim women wear.

Sports Ghana aim to silence home crowd to ensure victory against India
Author: 0 Ghana aim to silence home crowd to ensure victory against India

Given that fans would like to see the side exit the tournament on a high, the noise level at the stadium is unlikely to go down when Ghana face off against the hosts. "We deserved a result, and we tried our very best to get it, but in the process we learnt a huge lesson what global football is all about", the 16-year-old Jeakson, who plays as a midfielder, said.

Sports Model: former Dolphins O-line coach 'used my body as cocaine platter'
Author: 0 Model: former Dolphins O-line coach 'used my body as cocaine platter'

Essentially, she kept reiterating in longer form what she had said on Facebook the other day, which is that she wanted to expose a system of racial inequality. The Dolphins released a statement of their own condemning the behavior but offering support for Foerster. "After speaking with Chris this morning, he accepted full responsibility and we accepted his resignation effective immediately", the team said.

Sports Ozil agent speaks out over Arsenal contract
Author: 0 Ozil agent speaks out over Arsenal contract

This is sure to go down well with Arsenal fans, who will be relieved to hear that their most creative player is likely to sign a new contract at the club. "It's a really good option because we get another national player back in our league", Riedle added. The German's agent, Dr Erkut Sogut , has insisted that talks over a new contract between the two parties are progressing well, and that the former Real Madrid star has no desire to leave the Premier League just yet.

Sports Tottenham Star Danny Rose a Manchester United January Transfer Target
Author: 0 Tottenham Star Danny Rose a Manchester United January Transfer Target

According to Jeremy Cross in the Daily Star , United manager Jose Mourinho is "confident" he can land Englishman Rose for £45 million next year, while the defender is aware he could double his wages with a move to Manchester. Rose has not played since suffering knee ligament damage in a game at Sunderland in January. Spurs are likely to drive a hard bargain and demand a huge fee for Rose, who has established himself as one of the best left backs in the Premier League over the past three ...

Sports Real Madrid to make stunning offer for Tottenham's Kane
Author: 0 Real Madrid to make stunning offer for Tottenham's Kane

He also further cemented his status as arguably the favourite to be named as the next permanent England captain by donning the armband for the third time under Gareth Southgate and rescuing narrow victories over Slovenia and Lithuania. " You hope he's Tottenham through and through ", he told Press Association Sport, per talkSPORT . " The way he plays and the way he acts, it certainly looks like he's happy where he is and hopefully he doesn't forget that ".

Sports Muhammad Ali Enterprises suing Fox
Author: 0 Muhammad Ali Enterprises suing Fox

Fox Broadcasting risks taking a legal hit over its use of championship boxing legend Muhammad Ali in a Super Bowl promo earlier this year. According to the complaint, Fox aired a three-minute promotional video for its broadcast of Super Bowl LI in February immediately before the game.

Sports Ireland Could Meet Familiar Foes In UEFA Nations League
Author: 0 Ireland Could Meet Familiar Foes In UEFA Nations League

League B contains the likes of 2018 World Cup hosts Russian Federation and Sweden , Denmark, Ireland and Northern Ireland; all of whom are in the playoffs for the World Cup. The top four-ranked League B teams that do not qualify for UEFA EURO 2020 will enter play-offs in March 2020, with one finals place on offer. A host country will be appointed in December 2018 from the finalist teams.

Sports Liverpool Reportedly Agree To Sell Philippe Coutinho
Author: 0 Liverpool Reportedly Agree To Sell Philippe Coutinho

Barcelona saw three efforts for Coutinho rejected over the summer, but the Reds know in their hearts that the player was desperate to make the move to Spain . Coutinho knows he can not play for Barca in the Champions League this season but that has not put him off joining. The potential deal for Alli would cost Barcelona big, but they may be prepared to stump up the cash.

Sports Indians optimistic Encarnacion returns for game five
Author: 0 Indians optimistic Encarnacion returns for game five

The Indians tied it at 8-all on Jay Bruce's home run in the eighth inning and won it on Yan Gomes' RBI single in the 13th. Yankees: If they don't win Game 5, it could be Sabathia's final outing for the Yankees. "It's hard to imagine giving it to somebody better", Francona said shortly after his club lost Game 4 to the Yankees. "It wasn't fire and brimstone".

Author: 0 Michael Jordan pledges $7 million donation to health clinics in North Carolina

This donation will hopefully bring health care to a lot of people who otherwise have limited healthcare services. Estee Portnoy, Jordan's spokeswoman told the Charlotte Observer he, "really wanted to do something personally, he and his family, in the North Carolina area, separate from the work we've done with the Hornets".

Sports Can Cowboys owner Jerry Jones bench a
Author: 0 Can Cowboys owner Jerry Jones bench a "disrespectful" player?

The NFL gave up its federal tax-exempt status a few years ago and now files tax returns as a taxable entity. Trump explained later that evening in a tweet that he had instructed Pence to leave the game between the Indianapolis Colts and 49ers if "any players kneeled, disrespecting our country".

Sports Fight with McGregor unlikely — Georges St-Pierre
Author: 0 Fight with McGregor unlikely — Georges St-Pierre

He managed to get the former welterweight champ to respond during the press conference by taunting him and hurling insult after insult in his direction. I'm going to put you down. But somewhere down the road, St-Pierre said, if the right pieces fall into place and both he and McGregor are interested, perhaps the fight would take place.

Sports Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho watched Serbia winger Mijat Gacinovic against Austria
Author: 0 Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho watched Serbia winger Mijat Gacinovic against Austria

United boss Jose Mourinho was in attendance for Serbia's 3-2 World Cup qualifying defeat to Austria on Friday and reports claim that Eintracht wonderkid Gacinovic was the player under the microscope. He played 87 minutes of Friday night's game, and it's said that his global colleague Matic has been key in getting his club manager to watch Gacinovic and has made him aware of his talents.

Sports Philadelphia Eagles vs. Carolina Panthers 2017
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles vs. Carolina Panthers 2017

Wentz's performances has helped the Eagles during their three-game winning streak and they sit atop the NFC East. The Carolina Panthers are favored over the Philadelphia Eagles on " Thursday Night Football ", according to the Week 6 betting odds .