National Basketball Association fines Pelicans' DeMarcus Cousins $25K for inappropriate language toward fan
The Pelicans finished 10th in the conference in the 2016-17 season. New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins has been fined $25,000 by the National Basketball Association for directing inappropriate language toward a fan during Wednesday's season-opening 103-91 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies .
Trump later said players should be suspended. "Issues in our communities, to make our communities better". However, the league said it will not mandate that players stand for the anthem despite Trump's continued requests. The protests started last season with San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick , who both sat and took a knee during the anthem, saying he was protesting police brutality of African-Americans, and this season the displays have spread, including to other causes, ...
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that goalkeeper Loris Karius will be recalled to the side to replace Simon Mignolet against Maribor on Tuesday night. Attack: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain could be given a chance to impress meaning he may start on the left side of attack - although Klopp has the option to play The Ox centrally with Coutinho on the wing.
My first game I hit the post but that was even sweeter, a last-minute victor'. "I came on today and jumped up with ( Per) Mertesacker ". "I nodded it down, the crowd gets up, "yeah we've got somebody who can win it", and they all just backed off".
Today's trade between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Atlanta Hawks is a ideal example of how the league essentially moves assets around that will never be realized. Jefferson was set to earn $2.5 million this season and Felder $1.3 million. I think Richard Jefferson was just what the Cavs needed when he was in Cleveland .
This is somewhat surprising as McHugh was left off the team's ALDS roster. "For that win in the wild-card game, it wasn't just special for me and the validation, it was special for everybody to go into NY and play that well", he said. The Yankees manager added that Tanaka can get on a roll and put together a run of strong starts and the team will need one of them on Friday. These pitchers will face two of the best hitters in the majors in Houston's Jose Altuve and NY rookie Aaron ...
Arsenal's rampaging left-back Sead Kolasinac could also miss the Watford game. Also pictured in action during the session were the likes of Alexis Sanchez and Jack Wilshere . Three of them have come in the Premier League, with the draw being a very respectable 0-0 draw against Chelsea when they made a very good first of preventing the Champions from truly getting going, and in their other fixtures they managed to put aside West Brom and Brighton with a good deal of ease.
Then, NFL.com's Ian Rapoport broke the news that Brady had suffered an AC joint sprain in his non-throwing shoulder during the team's Week 5 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . Brady's been a hit a ton this season. If there was any concern about Tom Brady potentially not playing Sunday against the Jets, the 40-year-old ended that debate when he spoke Wednesday at Gillette Stadium.
Many people see the holiday as a celebration of Italian heritage as much as a celebration of the explorer. Some in the Italian-American community have pushed back against the idea of dropping Columbus Day , seeing it as an erasure of the man and what his achievements mean to some Italian-Americans.
The 25-year-old Lee, meanwhile, also rode a wave of momentum into the night's headliner. Having one half of the championship main event show up last and require additional time to make weight is never a good look, but Friday's developments look even worse for Lee given that he discussed needing to cut close to 20 pounds with the media following his appearance at Open Workouts on Thursday, telling the assembled members of the press that he enjoyed some tiramisu the previous evening.
Marouane Fellaini was forced off after 29 minutes in Belgium's WCQ clash at Bosnia-Herzegovina with an apparent knee injury. Manchester United chiefs are convinced Marouane Fellaini will soon agree terms over a new contract. There were initial fears that Fellaini had sustained an ACL injury, and the Belgian FA did little to ease those fears for United fans. Fellaini's withdrawal was clearly felt as it allowed Bosnia to equalise, but the already-qualified Belgium went on to win ...
Indian cricket team has a hundred per cent record in T20Is against Australia while playing at home. Smith is sidelined for the three-game series , with Marcus Stoinis his replacement and David Warner to captain the side, Cricket Australia (CA) confirmed on Saturday.
The Twins are making their first playoff appearance since 2010. Where the victor will be able to play a real series against the Cleveland Indians . "I'm just excited for this opportunity", Judge said. Over his 211.1 innings and 16-8 record this year, Santana has a 3.28 ERA with 167 Ks. Was this team not much better than the Detroit Tigers and Chicago White Sox heading into the season? "I don't think that you go up there trying to hit all three of his pitches because that's usually ...
With Marcus Mariota considered day-to-day after suffering a hamstring injury in Sunday's loss to the Houston Texans , the Tennessee Titans are adding some depth at the quarterback position. In order to make room for Weeden to be signed, the Titans released Josh Carraway , a promising young rookie pass rusher who possesses what looks like a bright future.
Bad news guys - I'll be joining Injury FC on loan for a couple months with ruptured ACL. but will be back soon & stronger hopefully. Given City's trip to Chelsea , questions may be asked why Aguero was in the Netherlands 48 hours before such a serious match.
Paul Dummett and Massadio Haidara will not feature for Newcastle , who could also be without Florian Lejeune. Still my family lives in Liverpool , so it's my home. It was two Champions League victories for Valencia over Liverpool in the autumn of 2002 - a 2-0 win at the Mestalla and a 1-0 win at Anfield - that caught the eye of Rick Parry, the club's then-chief executive.
We featured United last Saturday on Premier League Live with Sky Sports when they came away from Southampton with a 1-0 win. Gary Lineker took to social media to react to Manchester United's 4-0 victory over Crystal Palace and admit he was relieved to see Romelu Lukaku find the net.
Terms were not disclosed but several media outlets reported the extension was worth $205 million. Russ has been the unequivocal face of the Thunder since July 4th, 2016. The agreement caps a tremendous offseason for the Thunder, who watched Kevin Durant leave for the Golden State Warriors last summer. "I want to make sure that we recognize our ownership, obviously our ownership group led by Clay Bennett, and there's several other people involved that are tremendous individuals and ...
The top seed broke early for a 2-1 lead, and with Ostapenko spraying errors all around the court, the Spaniard was able to secure a double break lead and holding for a commanding 5-1 advantage. "She had a very good moment in the second set but that didn't disturb me to just keep going". "It was a pretty close match at the end", said Muguruza .
The Yankees' Aaron Judge celebrates his solo home run against the Detroit Tigers on July 31, 2017, at Yankee Stadium. "As we got to spring training, what I said is if he gets the barrel to the ball he's going to do a lot of damage, and if he does it on a consistent basis he's going to have a huge year for us".