Dale Earnhardt Jr. Says NASCAR Drives Should Have Right To Protest (TWEET)

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Says NASCAR Drives Should Have Right To Protest (TWEET)

The protests came in the wake of Trump's critical remarks toward players who don't stand for the anthem. "I told them anyone who works for me should respect the country we live in", Childress continued. "Those who make peaceful revolution impossible", Kennedy said, "will make violent revolution inevitable". Protesting during the national anthem doesn't seem to have spread to NASCAR. Read More

What now for Chelsea: Conte keen on Italy return

What now for Chelsea: Conte keen on Italy return

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has indicated that he will return to Italy once he leaves the west London club in the future and rejected heading to the big-money Chinese Super League. "I'm nostalgic and I do not think I can stay overseas for so long", he reiterated. "Still, this experience is helping me so much". "The job of being a coach is the most precarious job ever". Read More

Money obligates Manchester City to win titles, treble winning Herrera says

Money obligates Manchester City to win titles, treble winning Herrera says

Football transfers involve serious money, and for good reason - the most popular clubs are big business, both for sponsors, broadcasters, attendees and fans interested in placing paid or free bets in their favourite teams through bookmakers. Read More

Dwyane Wade and Pat Riley Still Have 'Fractured' Relationship

Dwyane Wade and Pat Riley Still Have 'Fractured' Relationship

Johnson of the Chicago Tribune . Three of the four teams would put Wade in a situation to win a championship, which could sway his interests to either Cleveland , San Antonio or Oklahoma City . While Parker is an accurate 3-point shooter, he's an infrequent one, creating some of the same spacing problems. Wade , at this point, would be a much cheaper option. Read More

Joey Barton: 'Liverpool have a Championship defence and the wrong attitude'

Joey Barton: 'Liverpool have a Championship defence and the wrong attitude'

The latter question referred to comments by Mauricio Pochettino , the Tottenham Hotpsur manager, who joked that he was "in love" with his striker Harry Kane this weekend. Three of that back four - Dejan Lovren , Joel Matip and Alberto Moreno - are now first choice but the manner in which they twice allowed the Foxes back into the game at 2-0 and 3-1 suggests there is still work to do. Read More

Poppy ban to be lifted by FIFA after talks with worldwide federations

Poppy ban to be lifted by FIFA after talks with worldwide federations

According to the BBC , Fifa reportedly sent out a draft proposal to its members with revised provisions that would allow the poppy if opposing teams and the competition organiser accept its use in advance. The new wording will have to be approved by a meeting of the International Football Association Board next month. It means that England , or any other team that wants to wear poppies on their shirts, will be able to do so, providing they get their opponents' permission and inform the ... Read More

Stop Cam Newton or Saints will be 0-3 before London trip

Stop Cam Newton or Saints will be 0-3 before London trip

Brees threw an 11 yard touchdown pass to Brandon Coleman , Wil Lutz kicked a 33 yard field goal, and early in the third quarter, Brees threw a 40 yard touchdown pass to ex Panther Ted Ginn , Jr. He was better last week against the Buffalo Bills , completing 20 of 32 passes for 228 yards with no touchdowns and no picks, but he never lead anything more than field goal drives. Read More

Detroit Lions, Atlanta Falcons players take a knee during national anthem

Detroit Lions, Atlanta Falcons players take a knee during national anthem

The singer who performed the national anthem also kneeled with the players. - Justin Rose (@JRoseWXYZ)Lions owner Martha Ford stood with the team during the anthem. "We're proud of our country". "Wouldn't you love to see one of these National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, 'Get that son of a bitch off the field right now. Read More

Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Sues NFL, Patriots Amid CTE Diagnosis

Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Sues NFL, Patriots Amid CTE Diagnosis

Since it was first discovered in 2002 in the post-mortem brain of Pittsburgh Steeler star Mike Webster, the disease has been found in the brains of an increasing number of dead football players, most notably those who were in the NFL . The lawsuit says the Patriots performed preseason exams of Hernandez and should have recognized signs of cognitive impairment. This means that researchers do not yet know how prevalent this condition is among all players on the professional level, much less ... Read More

Ronald Koeman: Valencia was much worse than Everton 'crisis'

Ronald Koeman: Valencia was much worse than Everton 'crisis'

Hosts Everton finally put to an end a run of four consecutive defeats in Wednesday's Carabao Cup tie against struggling Sunderland , while Bournemouth notched a couple of welcome wins in the double-header against Brighton. I know their striker Jermain Defoe from my Sunderland days and I am well aware of what he can produce. We prepared to go back to basics, do the fundamentals and try to do them well. Read More

Banihal SSB camp attack solved, 2 arrested with snatched rifles, one absconding

Banihal SSB camp attack solved, 2 arrested with snatched rifles, one absconding

Security forces have arrested two people in connection with terror attack on SSB camp on September 20 evening near Jawahar Tunnel in Banihal tehsil of Ramban district. The terrorists fired at the securitymen, killing one of them and injuring another, he said. "They told us that they had got pistol from Delhi". An Army spokesperson said the two accused were handed over to the police. Read More

Ethan Ampadu in line for Chelsea debut vs Nottingham Forest

Ethan Ampadu in line for Chelsea debut vs Nottingham Forest

It's not always easy in training, there are a lot of hours of training, but it bears fruit on the pitch. Speaking after the game, Gunners manager Arsene Wenger said, We could have won it. "We have great respect for them and for this reason we have to pay great attention". The Danish defender looks to be in the running for a first-team place after being given some early opportunities by Antonio Conte , though he faces plenty of top class competition in this Blues squad. Read More

Jurgen Klopp Says Liverpool Defending for Leicester Goals Left Him 'Really Sick'

Klopp's side enjoyed 70 percent of the ball in the third roudn tie and had 21 shots compared to Leicester's eight, but failure to cope with basic defensive tasks cost them dear. While I think it is good for the players to know they will have game time and opportunities I still think there needs to be competition on a week-to-week basis. Read More

Not in bad place with my captaincy, insists Steve Smith

But given how much an association earns for hosting an worldwide and that with improved drainage facilities a truncated match can be held even if it rains on Thursday afternoon, the show certainly will go on. Their batting performance, except for some explosive hitting from Glenn Maxwell, was highly disappointing especially against the two wrist spinners- Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal. Read More

Five key stats to know ahead of Roman Reigns vs. John Cena

Yeah, Strowman lost - because he got himself disqualified. Jason Jordan will be challenging for the Intercontinental title on Sunday. The two behemoths explained in their own words why they will be crowned the victor Sunday during a tense interview segment that was conducted by announcer Michael Cole. Read More

Danny Welbeck facing month on sidelines with groin injury

Danny Welbeck facing month on sidelines with groin injury

The 26-year-old also looks set to sit out England's final two 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Slovenia and Lithuania next month. Premier League clash against West Brom at the Emirates on Monday, September 25, the Europa League trip to BATE Borisov on September 28 and the Premier League clash at home to Brighton on October 1 will come too soon for him. Read More

Goran Dragic Wins MVP as He Leads Slovenia to EuroBasket Championship

Goran Dragic Wins MVP as He Leads Slovenia to EuroBasket Championship

He had been visibly tiring, missing all three shots and the one free throw he took in the final quarter. "It's incredible", said Klemen Prepelic, who scored 21 points in the game. Serbia: Bogdan Bogdanovic (22 + 5 assists), Macvan (18 + 5 rebounds), Percevic (8 + 5 rebounds). The thriller at Sinan Erdem Dome, Istanbul, saw undefeated Slovenia taking on Serbia, who only lost once in group stage. Read More

Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele to miss at least three months with ruptured tendon

Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele to miss at least three months with ruptured tendon

The France global tore part of a tendon in his left thigh during the 2-1 LaLiga victory at Getafe on Saturday. A Barcelona statement revealed he had ruptured "his tendon in the femoral bicep in his left thigh". Dembele will undergo surgery next week in Finland to help address the issue, and his absence is an absolutely massive blow to the Barca attack. Barcelona released a statement explaining how the 20-year-old had this morning travelled to Finland's capital. Read More

Jurgen Klopp confident Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain can fulfil potential at Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp confident Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain can fulfil potential at Liverpool

Joining Liverpool on deadline day, however, Oxlade-Chamberlain has set his sights on continuing his progress under Klopp, who believes he was hampered with too much pressure, too early. Klopp announced: "I'm not sure the world is ready for such a insane decision, a third goalkeeper in one season!" Oxlade-Chamberlain made six starts this season for the Gunners and England but has been used sparingly by Klopp as he was schooled in how the German wants him to work. Read More

Tom Brady & Patriots easily defeat Saints 36-20

Tight end Coby Fleener showed signs of becoming the fauture face of the New Orleans' offense after an wonderful performance in the game 1 loss. At the end of the Saints game, as CBS color commentator Tony Romo scanned the field, he took note of the fact that running back James White was the only player that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady could use to isolate a mismatch. Read More