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Sports Steve Clifford out indefinitely with health issues, Stephen Silas to take over
Author: 0 Steve Clifford out indefinitely with health issues, Stephen Silas to take over

Silas, who served as a scout and an assistant for Charlotte from 1999-2002, re-joined the franchise in 2010. Associate head coach Stephen Silas will take over head coaching duties in his absence. Say what you will about the team, but he's been a good ambassador and is a cultural fit in Charlotte. Silas typically shares the scouting for the other 29 teams around the league with our assistant coaches, something that SB Nation's Paul Flannery witnessed when he spent a day with the assistant ...

Sports Supreme Court Leaning Towards A Positive NJ Sports Betting Ruling
Author: 0 Supreme Court Leaning Towards A Positive NJ Sports Betting Ruling

A decision from the Supreme Court is expected to come in June. Adam Silver, commissioner of North America's NBA basketball league, has called for new federal law to regulate gambling in the US. But supporters of New Jersey said Congress stopped short of doing that. Although state estimates are not available, Eilers & Krejcik estimates a legal sports gambling market would be worth more than $6 billion, the AP reported.

Sports LaVar Ball says he's withdrawing suspended son from UCLA
Author: 0 LaVar Ball says he's withdrawing suspended son from UCLA

Three UCLA basketball players-Ball, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley-detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting returned home, where they may be disciplined by the school as a result of the worldwide scandal. "You know how kids think". The NCAA was asked by ESPN about the matter and said, "Generally speaking, a college athlete or prospect paid for use of their athletics reputation or ability risks their future eligibility in that sport".

Author: 0 Tim Cahill leaves Melbourne City casting doubt over World Cup hopes

Cahill has yet to announce his next destination but will spend at least the next month without the ability to play competitively, given the closed worldwide transfer window. Tim Cahill says he will be out to prove he has what it takes to represent the Socceroos in Russian Federation after departing Melbourne City on Wednesday morning.

Sports Trump versus the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Author: 0 Trump versus the Federal Bureau of Investigation

The FBI director told his staff in an agency-wide email Monday that the bureau should "expect - and welcome - people asking tough questions", the day after President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter that the reputation of the FBI was in "tatters".

Author: 0 Analyst Ideas For Two Stocks: CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL), Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI)

Baird. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, June 28 by Barclays Capital. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and $36 target in Monday, December 7 report. FBR Capital maintained the shares of OC in report on Thursday, October 27 with "Mkt Perform" rating. Stifel Nicolaus reissued a "buy" rating and set a $83.00 target price on shares of Owens Corning in a research report on Friday, September 1st.

Sports IPL franchises allowed five player retentions
Author: 0 IPL franchises allowed five player retentions

In the secured players, a team may pick a maximum number of 3 capped Indian players, maximum of 2 overseas players, and a maximum of 2 uncapped Indian players. There has been a lot of brouhaha over which players would these sides retain since they had not been a part of the IPL roster past year. The IPL said the franchises will need to spend at least 75% of the salary cap each season, and that each squad should contain between 18 and 25 players with a limit of eight overseas players per ...

Sports Burnley's Brady out for 'substantial' period due to knee injury
Author: 0 Burnley's Brady out for 'substantial' period due to knee injury

Burnley winger Robbie Brady will have knee surgery after his injury against Leicester and will be out for "substantial time". Brady injured his left knee during the Clarets' 1-0 defeat at Leicester City last Saturday. "Robbie will have surgery to fix a patellar tendon tear and will be out for a substantial recovery period", Sean Dyche told the club website. The injury has come at a particularly unfortunate time for Brady, who has really hit form for Burnley this season.

Sports Josh McDaniels gives his side of sideline spat with Tom Brady
Author: 0 Josh McDaniels gives his side of sideline spat with Tom Brady

Throughout his career, tight end Rob Gronkowski has had big games against the Bills , the team he grew up rooting for. Brady downplayed the heated exchange after the game, insisting it's "just football", and there's little reason to believe it'll be an issue moving forward.

Sports Arsenal join Tottenham to chase Real Madrid star, Ceballos
Author: 0 Arsenal join Tottenham to chase Real Madrid star, Ceballos

That has kicked off suggestions in Spain that Real boss Zinedine Zidane did not want to sign Ceballos in the summer, and the transfer was the wish of Florentino Perez. His work ethic would see him fit in well at Tottenham under Mauricio Pochettino, and he could add some much-needed bite and solidity to Arsenal's spine along with his obvious quality.

Sports Tottenham can build momentum against APOEL - Mauricio Pochettino
Author: 0 Tottenham can build momentum against APOEL - Mauricio Pochettino

The 21-year-old has won the PFA Young Player of the Year award in each of the last two campaigns, but he has struggled to regularly produce his best form this term and has drawn a blank in his last five matches. "[Beating Real Madrid] was a massive statement". With Tottenham having only won one of its last five games in all competitions, Pochettino said Luke Amos and Kazaiah Sterling will be among those involved against the Cypriot side, who can not qualify but are battling with Borussia ...

Sports IOC Holds Conference on Russia's Participation in 2018 Olympics
Author: 0 IOC Holds Conference on Russia's Participation in 2018 Olympics

If Russia are allowed to compete in PyeongChang it won't show strength from the IOC ( International Olympic Committee ). Now it is about what happened at the Olympic Winter Games Sochi 2014, now it is about us. Would a blanket ban on the entire Russian team be unjust to the athletes who have not ever been found to be doping? At the IAAF world championships in London in August, 19 Russian track-and-field athletes did compete under such conditions.

Sports Yankees make hiring of Aaron Boone official
Author: 0 Yankees make hiring of Aaron Boone official

Boone, who has no managerial or coaching experience but plenty of broadcasting experience, has been in the booth with ESPN since 2010. Despite the clear importance of a strong manager, the presence of ownership and management will have a big impact on Boone's decision when it comes to the lineup, defensive alignment, etc.

Sports Document: Mariah Woods may have been sexually abused by mom's boyfriend
Author: 0 Document: Mariah Woods may have been sexually abused by mom's boyfriend

According to the documents, a witness inside the home allegedly saw "Mr. Kimrey put his penis in the mouth" of Mariah Woods . "The arrest warrants are public record and the records speaks for themselves". Mariah's body was found December 2. She was last seen when her mother put her to bed about 11 p.m. Sunday, according to the Charlotte Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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Author: 0 Mascherano: "Barcelona success cycle nears an end"

The Argentine has only started five La Liga matches this term, and has suggested that he will look to seek pastures new following the completion of the 2017-18 season. We know Sam's injury is a long one but he will return in January", added Valverde. The central-midfielder-turned-centre-back was still at boyhood club River Plate at the time when Real raised their interest in his services, but he moved to Brazilian outfit Corinthians in 2005 and West Ham United a year later.

Sports Amid Arkansas Rumors, Gus Malzahn Says He 'Wants To' Return to Auburn
Author: 0 Amid Arkansas Rumors, Gus Malzahn Says He 'Wants To' Return to Auburn

I'm the head coach at Auburn and I'm looking forward to seeing where this can go, what we've built, in the future. "This means a lot to the Auburn family". "I just said I want to be the head coach at Auburn", he replied. The moderator of the call eventually requested that no more questions be asked about the coaching situation and even cut one reporter off.

Sports Anderson, Root give England a sniff in Adelaide
Author: 0 Anderson, Root give England a sniff in Adelaide

England had looked certain to go 2-0 down in the series after the inaugural Ashes day-nighter when they folded for 227 in reply, until Anderson finally found his mojo with the pink kookaburra. England's captain Joe Root reacts as he walks off the field after being dismissed by Australia's Josh Hazlewood during the fifth day of the second Ashes cricket test match.

Sports Broncos place Derek Wolfe on IR, make pair of practice squad moves
Author: 0 Broncos place Derek Wolfe on IR, make pair of practice squad moves

Wolfe was carted off the field and suffered numbness on the right side of his body. The Denver Post reported that Wolfe's injury will not require surgery, and that he will need several months to recover. Shelby Harris , whom the Broncos signed this offseason, started in place of Wolfe last week in Miami and will likely retain the starting role for the remainder of the season.

Sports Man Utd, Basel, Roma, Juventus into Champions League last 16
Author: 0 Man Utd, Basel, Roma, Juventus into Champions League last 16

Diego Perotti scored early in the second-half as Roma edged Qarabag 1-0 at the Stadio Olympico to win Group C ahead of Chelsea , who had to come from behind to draw 1-1 at home to Atletico. With the first leg of the round of 16 starting on Tuesday, Feb. 13. The fear must be that the club's dominance has led to complacency. Kylian Mbappe got one back just after the break, leaving Bayern with too much to do, although Tolisso did score again to make it 3-1.