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Sports Sam Allardyce makes demands to Everton
Author: 0 Sam Allardyce makes demands to Everton

The Everton board are understood to be as determined to land Dyche as manager as they were in their pursuit of Ronald Koeman 18 months ago. When asked whether he needed to discuss the Everton situation with his players, Dyche replied: "No, because you (the media) do it all for them".

Sports Brook Lopez Scores 27, Lakers Burnt 103-100 to Blazers
Author: 0 Brook Lopez Scores 27, Lakers Burnt 103-100 to Blazers

All Luke Walton asked of his Lakers on Thursday in Portland was to repeat the performance that earned them a win over Detroit two nights earlier and through one quarter they did none of that. In Portland, that's called Lillard Time. But while Ball struggled offensively, fellow rookie Kuzma was big in the fourth. Lillard calmly dribbled up the floor and let time run out as LA's Brandon Ingram prepared to guard him.

Sports Jets pummel Bills to keep glimmer of playoff hope alive
Author: 0 Jets pummel Bills to keep glimmer of playoff hope alive

PFF previews the top player matchups of the game. The touchdown was the first one of Jones' career, and he celebrated by immediately pulling out a lightsaber and dueling with Bills wide receiver Andre Holmes . eventually sealed the victory and dealt the Jets their third loss in a row. Powell has nine carries for 74 yards; Forte has 13 carries for 72 yards.

Sports 49ers place WR Pierre Garcon on IR with neck injury
Author: 0 49ers place WR Pierre Garcon on IR with neck injury

John Lynch made the announcement in a Thursday radio interview, and confirmed Garcon would not be a candidate for return. BC-FBN-49ers-Garcon, 12249ers place WR Pierre Garcon on IR with neck injuryEds: APNewsNow. That leaves no proven options for newly acquired Jimmy Garoppolo whenever he is ready to take over as starting quarterback. The already-shorthanded 49ers have now lost their top pass-catcher for the remainder of the season.

Sports Packers Have Had Lions Number In Green Bay
Author: 0 Packers Have Had Lions Number In Green Bay

The loss of Aaron Rodgers to a broken collarbone was devastating, as backup Brett Hundley is averaging just 122.0 passing yards and has a 39.7 passer rating in the two games he's replaced Rodgers . "The direction that we're going with the quarterbacks is Brett Hundley and the guys that we have here". So this past week was a time for the injured to rest and the new to prepare.

Sports Barrett now has third-best Heisman odds
Author: 0 Barrett now has third-best Heisman odds

Even though he has been playing at such a high level this season, he didn't have one of those Heisman moments that catches everyone's attention. Looking at the statistics, Michigan State is ranked among the best nationally in rushing defense, allowing opponents an average of 89.8 rushing yards per game, which ranks fourth in FBS and tops in the Big Ten.

Sports Nadal edges past Cuevas to reach Paris Masters quarter-finals
Author: 0 Nadal edges past Cuevas to reach Paris Masters quarter-finals

Nadal defeated Chung Hyeon 7-5 6-3 in the previous round to secure his year-end World No. 1 ranking. "I'm very, very happy for everything". Rafael Nadal scraped past Pablo Cuevas 6-3 6-7 6-3 in the third round of the 2017 Rolex Paris Masters on Thursday.

Author: 0 The player responsible for Romelu Lukaku's dip in form

The Belgium worldwide, who joined United for £75m in the summer, is without a goal in six matches with his last strike coming against Crystal Palace in September. If Pogba does not make his comeback this week, he will nearly certainly be ready after the worldwide break in mid-November. Romelu Lukaku has now gone six games without a goal for Manchester United.

Sports Golfing World Reacts To Tiger's Return
Author: 0 Golfing World Reacts To Tiger's Return

You can tell that he's beginning to get some confidence back in his body. "I for one can't wait to see him back out here, but I must say one thing and that is let's not put him under any pressure". This comes in the wake of the announcement by Woods that he'll be returning to the sport after another injury-enforced absence. His tweet read "To have him back playing is huge for the sport".

Sports Pakistani sisters go back after 11 years in Indian jail
Author: 0 Pakistani sisters go back after 11 years in Indian jail

They are expected to reach Wagah border crossing point on November 4. The most astonishing part of Hina's life that she would see her native place Pakistan first time as she was born and brought up in the Indian jail. Fatima, who was pregnant at the time of her arrest, gave birth to Hina in jail. The newborn girl lived with her mother in the prison. Chabba had approached Prime Minister office and the offices of Union Ministry of External Affairs and Home to make possible their ...

Sports Patrice Evra sent off for 'aiming kick at Marseille fan'
Author: 0 Patrice Evra sent off for 'aiming kick at Marseille fan'

Marseille head coach Rudi Garcia disapproved of Patrice Evra's actions after the veteran full-back was sent off prior to kick-off on Thursday for appearing to kick a supporter. According to reports from those on the scene in Portugal, Marseille fans had been heckling Evra during pregame warmups for a good half hour. Garcia added: "He is not a supporter of OM, because you can not insult your own players, you have to be behind everyone".

Sports Pistons offered Reggie Jackson, first-round pick to Suns for Eric Bledsoe
Author: 0 Pistons offered Reggie Jackson, first-round pick to Suns for Eric Bledsoe

That may have changed when Basketball Insiders' Michael Scotto arrived on the scene with a report of his own. Jackson, for his part, averaged 16.4 points, 6.0 dimes and 4.3 boards in eight appearances with the Pistons . However, McDonough said the Suns are not in a hurry to trade Bledsoe , saying they are waiting for the best offer, per Scott Bordow of AZCentral.com.

Sports Sikandar Raza, Peter Moor hit back against West Indies
Author: 0 Sikandar Raza, Peter Moor hit back against West Indies

Sikandar Raza fell narrowly short of joining an elite club as he made 89 after a first innings fifty and a five wicket haul. Holder should have had Graeme Cremer early in his innings as a vicious bouncer clipped the skippers glove rising through to Shane Dowrich who did brilliantly to palm the ball up and catch it on the rebound but the umpire was unmoved and the West Indies were out of reviews.

Sports Boston Red Sox hire Tony La Russa to front-office position
Author: 0 Boston Red Sox hire Tony La Russa to front-office position

La Russa recently completed his 56th season in professional baseball, the last four of which have come with the Arizona Diamondbacks (2014-17). As we saw in Arizona this past year after he was stripped of most baseball operations authority, La Russa has shown that he can function in a lesser role than that to which he had become accustomed.

Sports Houston Texan, former Clemson star Deshaun Watson tears ACL
Author: 0 Houston Texan, former Clemson star Deshaun Watson tears ACL

This is turning out to be an very bad year of injuries in the NFL. The news comes on the same day Watson was named NFL Offensive Player of the Month, NFL Rookie of the Month, and NFL Offensive Player of the Week. Watson has completed 61.8% of his passes for 1,699 yards with 19 touchdowns and eight interceptions this season. John McClain , the longtime Texans beat writer for the Houston Chronicle , reports that Watson will have to undergo season-ending surgery , and Tom Savage will ...

Author: 0 Justin Upton agrees to new $106M contract to stay with Angels

The high-power duo got engaged just before the 2016 baseball season and announced the happy news to the world at the 2016 Met Gala, where Upton debuted her one-of-a-kind ring, designed by Verlander and jeweler Anita Ko. He batted.273 with a.901 OPS, 35 home runs and 109 RBIs. Upton alone probably won't be enough for the Angels to compete in the AL West, from which the Astros just won the World Series, but he could be the start of something.

Author: 0 Colts place Andrew Luck on IR, out for the season

Luck had returned for two weeks of practice in the middle of October, but he was shut down from practicing after he suffered a setback. "I wish I was better and 100 percent this season, but that's not the case", Luck said in a statement. He missed the entire off-season program and training camp after have surgery to fix a torn labrum. Luck initially was expected to miss just a handful of games this year, but his timetable kept getting pushed back , leading some to speculate as to just how ...

Sports Smalling edged out as Southgate goes for three at the back
Author: 0 Smalling edged out as Southgate goes for three at the back

Wilshere and Smalling were both left out ahead of this month's friendlies against Germany and Brazil, with Daniel Sturridge and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain also among those overlooked. Ashley Young, who last played for England in September 2013, was also recalled. Wenger, despite not picking Wilshere in the Premier League, still believes that he should be in the England set-up.