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Sport Galaxy fire coach Curt Onalfo, bring back Sigi Schmid
Author: 0 Galaxy fire coach Curt Onalfo, bring back Sigi Schmid

The club is now in ninth place (6-10-4) in the Western Conference. With 13 games remaining in what has been a disappointing season thus far, the Los Angeles Galaxy have fired head coach Curt Onalfo and turned to a familiar face hoping for a spark.

Sport LaMelo Ball and Zion Williamson collide in AAU with massive audience
Author: 0 LaMelo Ball and Zion Williamson collide in AAU with massive audience

Tipoff was delayed for about 15 minutes after police officers had set up barricades and security personnel worked to clear people from congested areas. Despite the potential drawbacks of AAU basketball, Wednesday's game drew a huge crowd and was nearly canceled due to the number of spectators who showed up, per ESPN.com's Myron Medcalf .

Author: 0 Bryce Harper blamed his pregame music following his latest ejection

That is a no-no and Harper was tossed due to the tirade. "'5AM" really got me fired up, by Logic. Speaking to reporters about his outburst after the game, Harger gave one of the greatest excuses in the history of professional sports: it seems he just got too worked up listening to Logic and Chance the Rapper.

Sport Kasey Kahne's slump ends at Indy
Author: 0 Kasey Kahne's slump ends at Indy

The 10th caution came at the ideal time for Kahne. Why... did Kasey Kahne win? I didn't really realize he was going to drive it that deep. "We've got to get a win - there's no ifs, ands or buts about it", Bowyer said. 5 team. "I still think there's a lot of work we can do to make a race that has a good balance between high attrition and also having key moments that we all love to see", Keselowski said.

Sport CTE found in 99% of studied brains from deceased National Football League players
Author: 0 CTE found in 99% of studied brains from deceased National Football League players

The researchers were examining the link playing the sport and contracting chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease often associated with repeated head trauma. Of those diagnosed with CTE, 86% were found to have had a severe form of the condition. There's no way to diagnose CTE in a living person. A new report shows just how risky football and repeated blows to the head can be.

Sport Bilic raves about West Ham's 'massive achievement' in transfer market
Author: 0 Bilic raves about West Ham's 'massive achievement' in transfer market

Discussing his move with Sky Sports, he said: "Of course it was tough for me because the fans over the years were very supportive of me, but I came to a point where I wanted to see something different". "I wanted more consistency as I was playing some good games, then some other where I wasn't playing as well". That's why he's made a promise to himself that he hopes to keep, and that is to always have a preseason with a new club.

Sport Jose Mourinho hints at Man Utd return for Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho hints at Man Utd return for Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Mourinho has said that the "reality" is that Real Madrid and Barcelona are now ahead of his team, but the Portuguese is pleased to have faced the Spanish giants during pre-season. Both coaches rang the changes at halftime, with Valverde replacing 10 players - only leaving Cillessen in goal. Mourinho added: "The attitude was good and in the second half we defended much better.

Sport England hand three debuts as third Test against South Africa begins
Author: 0 England hand three debuts as third Test against South Africa begins

Faf du Plessis (captain), 6. It was just the sort of "correct" top-order Test-match display England's critics, including several former captains, had called for after the hosts were twice bowled out cheaply in a huge 340-run defeat at Trent Bridge that saw South Africa level the four-match series at 1-1 last week.

Sport 'Dybala not worth as much as Neymar...'
Author: 0 'Dybala not worth as much as Neymar...'

Neymar is not for sale, according to Barcelona President Josep Bartomeu. Brazilian defender Thiago Silva from Paris Saint-Germain shared thoughts of his on Neymar the Barcelona forward who may potentially move to play for the France club.

Sport Ph.D candidate Urschel retires from football at 26
Author: 0 Ph.D candidate Urschel retires from football at 26

However, when mentioning Borland's situation, Urschel also indicated that he continued to play the game out of his love for the sport despite concerns over brain injury. "We appreciate his efforts over the past three years and wish him all the best in his future endeavors". He wrote that he has a bright career ahead of him in mathematics and desire for making $10 million dollars a year.

Sport Jose Mourinho: 'Paul Pogba showed his level against Barcelona'
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: 'Paul Pogba showed his level against Barcelona'

There are no injuries because with Juan Mata and Ander Herrera at this moment, I don't think we are talking about injuries. Rooney rejoined Everton earlier in the summer after 13 years at the Manchester club, in which he helped United to five Premier League titles, one Champions League win and a host of successful domestic cup conquests.

Sport A Fake Conor McGregor Took Los Angeles By Storm
Author: 0 A Fake Conor McGregor Took Los Angeles By Storm

Mike Tyson may be known as one of the greatest fighters to step into the ring, but MMA fighter Conor McGregor is not taking his shots lying down. While the general consensus is that McGregor will likely lose the bout, supporters of the "Notorious" claim that with his power, if he is able to land one clean shot, Mayweather will get knocked out despite the fight being contested with 10 ounce gloves.

Sport Broncos Acquire Guard Allen Barbre From Philadelphia
Author: 0 Broncos Acquire Guard Allen Barbre From Philadelphia

Even with a history of injuries and his advanced age, Barbre can play all over the line and there's a fairly good chance that a team will find a way for him to start. Earlier this offseason, the Eagles claimed Daniels off of waivers from the Washington Redskins, who was a seventh-round pick of theirs in 2016. He made an impressive debut with the Eagles by replacing injured left tackle Jason Peters in a victory at Green Bay in 2013.

Sport Chelsea: The £54 Million Target Antonio Conte Missed
Author: 0 Chelsea: The £54 Million Target Antonio Conte Missed

Manchester City have set the bar for transfer spending this summer, but if Chelsea's plans are anything to go by then the Blues could match them pound-for-pound. However, having recently signed Alvaro Morata as a replacement for estranged forward Diego Costa , Conte added: "If you go to buy Kane now, it would be at least £100m".

Sport Adrian Beltre Ejected for Non-Sanctioned Redecorating of the On-Deck Area
Author: 0 Adrian Beltre Ejected for Non-Sanctioned Redecorating of the On-Deck Area

Though Davis took Beltre to be mocking him or undermining his authority, it was just Beltre being Beltre. Rangers manager Jeff Banister was miffed by Davis' action. The no-waivers trade deadline is Monday, and there is strong interest. Mike Aviles, who was called up from the minors on Tuesday, was the only starter that didn't score a run.

Sport Jaguars give C Linder 5-year extension
Author: 0 Jaguars give C Linder 5-year extension

The person spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity because the Jaguars do not disclose contract details. With wide-receivers Allen Robinson and Marquise Lee , as well as cornerback Aaron Colvin and linebacker Telvin Smith all due a new contract this season.

Author: 0 Belichick: Gronkowski 'doesn't have any limits that I know of'

Sports betting analytics website Sports Insights teamed up with SportsOddsHistory.com to compile the favorites for a handful of preseason categories for each year since 2001. Belichick said they'll take it one game at a time. "We thought it would be beneficial to our team", he said. Read into that specific prediction as you will, but the main point is that New England should be really, really good, and Vegas has taken notice.

Sport Jury finds Jourdan Lewis not guilty in domestic violence case
Author: 0 Jury finds Jourdan Lewis not guilty in domestic violence case

Lewis nor the Cowboys have commented since he was found not guilty on Tuesday. Miller alleged that Lewis had grabbed her by the neck when the pair got into an argument. "I'm completely innocent. I believe that wholeheartedly". Lewis is expected to rejoin the Cowboys on Wednesday for camp. Rookie Jourdan Lewis fell to the third round of the 2017 National Football League draft despite his status as one of the college game's best cornerbacks.

Sport José Mourinho predicts bigger role for Manchester United's home-grown talent
Author: 0 José Mourinho predicts bigger role for Manchester United's home-grown talent

Barcelona secured a 1-0 win with a first-half goal from Neymar , who capitalised on United full back Antonio Valencia's mistake in the 31st minute to score from close range. "I wouldn't like to play them in the Champions League". "I think it would be very bad for us to leave the USA without a defeat", said Mourinho. Now, Red Devils will look to beat star-studded Barcelona team.

Author: 0 Broncos RB Devontae Booker expected to go on PUP with wrist injury

Booker dealt with a wrist problem during OTAs, but it's unclear whether it failed to heal or became worse. Now, the Broncos have their starting running back, C.J. Oh, and their recently signed complementary option, Jamaal Charles , has missed most of the past two seasons with persistent knee trouble. He rushed for 612 yards (3.5 per handoff) and four touchdowns.

Sport Reed's injury status a big question as Redskins open camp
Author: 0 Reed's injury status a big question as Redskins open camp

It's actually uncertain what Reed's placement on the PUP list means going forward. Reed skipped OTA practices for his own workouts in Miami this year, but attended June's mandatory minicamp. That's particularly worrisome for the Redskins, because as Reed goes, so goes the Washington offense. As Cousins' most reliable target, Reed finished third on the team with 66 catches last season despite missing four games with a concussion and a shoulder injury.

Sport Flacco (back) could be out 3-6 weeks
Author: 0 Flacco (back) could be out 3-6 weeks

UPDATE 9:14 p.m. ET: A source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT that the team expects Flacco to miss "a week or so", and that they will let him rest while it heals. Ryan Mallett and Dustin Vaughn are the only backups on the roster, which could indicate the team isn't overly concerned about Flacco's health. Now before the players hit the field for their first practice of training camp, the team could be adding quarterback Joe Flacco to it.

Sport James Sutherland Threatens Third Umpire Over Cricket Pay Dispute
Author: 0 James Sutherland Threatens Third Umpire Over Cricket Pay Dispute

Sutherland all but took aim at the ACA for dragging its heels. 'I've been involved in the negotiations over the last month and while there's been some progress in that time, I've had some increasing concerns about whether everyone is going at the same pace and dealing with this issue with the same level of urgency, ' said Sutherland in quotes reported on the CA website.

Author: 0 Gunaratne ruled out of remainder of Test series

The first test of the 3 match test series has commenced today at Galle . If he misses out, Shikhar Dhawan and Abhinav Mukund are likely to open for India . Batting for a long period with him, Pujara just seemed to enjoy the "fireworks, ' while occasionally helping himself to a glorious cover or on drive".

Author: 0 Indian Women's Cricket Team felicitated by the Sports Minister in New Delhi

A biopic should be made on Mithali Raj and I think Deepika Padukone will be a suitable candidate in the biopic. Further while addressing the gathering, Prabhu said, "Cricket was earlier identified with only men". I think Fatima Sana Shaikh or Taapsee Pannu are ideal to play her role. When we travelled overseas for World Cup, we were given a paltry amount to sustain for the entire month.

Sport Indu Sarkar Movie Preview
Author: 0 Indu Sarkar Movie Preview

After the Bombay High Court on Monday rejected the petition filed against Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar . But Ms Paul who had approached the court suggested that the filmmaker hadn't heard the last of her. Bharat Shah presents INDU SARKAR an upcoming war film which is set to release on July 28, 2017. "The censor board has also already granted certificate to the movie after initially asking the filmmaker to cut some scenes".

Sport Jets pick up Whitehead after tumultuous week
Author: 0 Jets pick up Whitehead after tumultuous week

Those allegations were denied by the rapper. A report surfaced Monday that a warrant in Virginia had been issued for Whitehead, who allegedly shoplifted. Elliott has begun each of his first two professional training camps with an National Football League investigation cloud over his head, but he hasn't let it affect his approach on the field.

Sport Red Sox shut out in Seattle
Author: 0 Red Sox shut out in Seattle

He allowed doubles to Jean Segura and Guillermo Heredia , and a broken-bat single to Ben Gamel , but none of the three to reach base via hit ever advanced. Earlier this month, the Red Sox finally made a decision to cut bait with Pablo Sandoval , who has since returned to the Giants . Kershaw's extended absence shouldn't affect the Dodger's playoff chances all that much, thanks in part to Hill's recent dominance.

Sport Joshua v Klitschko II pencilled in for Vegas, November
Author: 0 Joshua v Klitschko II pencilled in for Vegas, November

After a business trip to the U.S. this month, Hearn secured a Nevada State promoter's licence so he can operate in Las Vegas. Despite being dropped early in the fight, Joshua fought back to pick up an 11th round TKO win over Klitschko to keep his undefeated record in tact, and win the WBA and IBO heavyweight titles.

Sport Venus Williams goes on attack against elderly couple involved in fatal crash
Author: 0 Venus Williams goes on attack against elderly couple involved in fatal crash

The police report estimates that Ms. Williams was travelling at 5 miles per hour when Mrs. Barson crashed into her. Authorities did not issue Ms. Williams with any citations or traffic violations. Attorneys for Barson's estate filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the tennis star, seeking damages in excess of $15,000. Police initially said Williams, 37, caused the crash, which also left Barson's wife, Linda, injured.