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Sports Ex-NFL lineman Evan Mathis selling prized Mickey Mantle card
Author: 0 Ex-NFL lineman Evan Mathis selling prized Mickey Mantle card

For Mathis, he told the Associated Press back in March that he didn't think he'd regret selling the card because he'd "have a nice house to show for it instead of the card". So, the 1952 Mantle card is not necessarily all that rare, but finding one in flawless condition is. Ultimately unsold cards sat in a warehouse for seven years before Topps' Sy Berger attempted to sell them off in bulk.

Sports NFL releases 2018 schedule
Author: 0 NFL releases 2018 schedule

With the release of the 2018 NFL schedule for all teams, it appears the league has listened to some complaints from players about playing away games on Sundays after playing Monday night games on the road. In a new twist, flex scheduling will be used for Saturday games in Weeks 15 and 16. Early home games against the Falcons ( Week 1 ) and Vikings ( Week 5 ) are padded nicely in between by games at the Buccaneers, vs.

Sports Zlatan Ibrahimović teases potential return to Swedish national team
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimović teases potential return to Swedish national team

Zlatan Ibrahimovic announced his arrival on the MLS stage in the most "Zlatan" of fashions, scoring a 40-yard volley before winning the game with a header late to see his side overturn at a 3-0 deficit to defeat LA FC 4-3. A Zlatan Ibrahimovic Sweden return looks unlikely despite him having been banging in goals for Los Angeles Galaxy . "Those who are included are those who have said "yes".

Sports Two new lawsuits, seven new accusers filed against Larry Nassar
Author: 0 Two new lawsuits, seven new accusers filed against Larry Nassar

Multiple women Olympians, including 2012 gold and silver medalist McKayla Maroney , who recently spoke this week about the abuse for the first time , were affected by the Lassar, who worked with USA Gymnastics for decades. The reprehensible behavior of Larry Nassar and other abusers has no place in our Olympic and Paralympic community. "These young women were born in 1996, they do not have to be sitting here today ", he added.

Sports Thiem stuns Djokovic to reach Monte Carlo quarter-finals
Author: 0 Thiem stuns Djokovic to reach Monte Carlo quarter-finals

The Austrian, a two-time French Open semi-finalist, finally held his serve to trail 3-1 and deny Nadal the first 6-0, 6-0 victory of his career on the ATP Tour. "I'm really happy with the way things are working out right now with the elbow". He later described the win as "one of the best matches I have played on clay".

Author: 0 Gomez and Lovren set to return for Liverpool's trip to West Brom

However, Klopp's decision on whether to select Salah at the Hawthorns doesn't hinge on the clash with the Italian side as he prepares the Reds to tackle a West Brom team who prevailed 1-0 against Manchester United at Old Trafford last weekend.

Sports ECB's new competition will be 100 balls per innings, not T20
Author: 0 ECB's new competition will be 100 balls per innings, not T20

It has also been confirmed that the current women's Kia Super League T20 competition will make way for a new competition with the same eight teams as the men's new competition is sharing the same identities and brands. However, the proposed 10-ball final over will require approval of game's custodian MCC as Law 17.1 now states: "The ball shall be bowled from each end alternately in overs of 6 balls".

Sports Five candidates to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal
Author: 0 Five candidates to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger is to leave Arsenal at the end of the season, ending a near 22-year reign at the club. "I accept one basic principle for every company", Wenger said, "that you can spend the money you make". He left for Barcelona in 2007 as a two-time Premier League champion and three-time victor of the Football Writers' Association Player of the Year award.

Author: 0 Liverpool boss Klopp reveals 'naked' wind up for humble Salah

Other teams can have very good players, but no group. But, in Liverpool , he faces a different kind of a challenge. Boss Jurgen Klopp's side have a trip to West Brom to negotiate tomorrow before next Tuesday's continental semi-final, first leg against Roma at Anfield.

Sports RR, CSK aim to get back to winning ways at Pune
Author: 0 RR, CSK aim to get back to winning ways at Pune

With Dhoni clicking for Chennai, it looks like a tough ask for Rahane & Co.to win this dual. Commenting further on the same note, Sunil Gavaskar noted that it is a peculiar case in India where people or institutions that are not even related to the sport try to bring the sport to the fore to solve their problems.

Sports Playing county cricket will help me improve my game, says Virat Kohli
Author: 0 Playing county cricket will help me improve my game, says Virat Kohli

However, speculation of Kohli's debut in county cricket has rubbed some the wrong way. But when the player is Virat "run-machine and record-machine" Kohli, impossible is nothing. "When I see Virat, I see Cristiano Ronaldo of cricket", Bravo had said. Mumbai: Royal Challengers Bangalore are now languishing in 7 position on the points table after losing their third game of the tournament to Mumbai Indians by 71 runs on Tuesday.

Sports EU's Barnier says still 25% of work to do on Brexit
Author: 0 EU's Barnier says still 25% of work to do on Brexit

EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has said that around 25 per cent of work remains to be done on a pact covering United Kingdom withdrawal from the European Union, including crucial issues such as management of the Ireland border.

Sports Mouthwatering Nadal vs. Djokovic Quarterfinal Scuppered By Thiem
Author: 0 Mouthwatering Nadal vs. Djokovic Quarterfinal Scuppered By Thiem

Thiem beat Djokovic in straight sets in the French Open quarterfinals previous year — including 6-0 in the third — but Djokovic won their other five meetings. In other matches, Kei Nishikori of Japan overcame an early break to beat Daniil Medvedev of Russian Federation 7-5, 6-2. "For sure I have to raise my level again".

Author: 0 Volatile Stock in List: AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS)

For the next fiscal year, analysts forecast that the firm will report sales of $6.83 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $6.64 billion to $7.08 billion. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. now owns 492,676 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $17,335,000 after purchasing an additional 480,876 shares in the last quarter.

Sports 'This means more' - Liverpool launch new 2018-19 Home kit
Author: 0 'This means more' - Liverpool launch new 2018-19 Home kit

Then below you'll find the photo of several star Reds players sporting the new home kit; which is being marketed with the slogan "this means more". Liverpool have confirmed their new kit for next year and it's the same design as the one leaked on social media earlier in the week.

Sports Egypt's Mohamed Salah named in PFA Team of the Year
Author: 0 Egypt's Mohamed Salah named in PFA Team of the Year

The 25-year-old player, who was named as the PFA Player of the Month, has been shortlisted earlier for the Player of the Year award competing with Kevin de Bruyne , Leroy Sane, David Silva ( Manchester City ), David de Gea ( Manchester United ) and Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur).

Sports Jose Bautista signs minor-league contract with Braves
Author: 0 Jose Bautista signs minor-league contract with Braves

However, all good things must come to an end and that's the case for Bautista's decade long career as a Blue Jay, but now the 37-year-old has found a new home in the Major League Baseball. Flaherty is off to a surprising start, hitting an NL-leading.354 through 14 games, but his career average is.221. Ironically, Atlanta's GM is Canadian Alex Anthopoulos, who formerly held that post in Toronto.

Sports Chelsea keep top-four hopes alive with win over Burnley
Author: 0 Chelsea keep top-four hopes alive with win over Burnley

Alvaro Morata looked unlikely to join in any celebrations though, missing a sitter at 1-0 and fuming when he was replaced by Eden Hazard . Within touching distance of sixth-placed Arsenal , Burnley faced Chelsea in a must-win game for their season.

Sports Super Bowl champion Eagles to open season against Atlanta Falcons
Author: 0 Super Bowl champion Eagles to open season against Atlanta Falcons

The NFL announced today its 17-week, 256-game regular-season schedule for 2018, which kicks off on Thursday night, September 6 in Philadelphia and concludes on Sunday, December 30 with 16 division games. Start times for Saturday games for Week 15 and 16 will be announced no later than following Week 8 , with the contests not chosen for Saturday to be played on Sunday on the 16th weekend.

Author: 0 Patriots 2018 Schedule Sees Team Open vs Texans

With starting quarterback Andrew Luck expected to return and the fact that the Colts were spurned by Josh McDaniels , who was supposed to be their head coach, this matchup will have a lot of eyes. start is an oasis in the middle of a three-game stretch under the lights, including the Patriots' only Thursday Night Football appearance of the season at home against Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts on October 4.

Sports Three things we learned: Bournemouth 0-2 Manchester United
Author: 0 Three things we learned: Bournemouth 0-2 Manchester United

The Cherries' fight dissipated after that and United held on for a morale-boosting win, which saw them extend their lead over third-placed Liverpool to four points. Meanwhile, Pogba was also offered more space to capitalise on the left side of the field and his performance was reminiscent of those in January, where he impressed in the 4-3-3 formation.

Sports National Hockey League playoffs 2018: Bruins' Patrice Bergeron out for Game 4
Author: 0 National Hockey League playoffs 2018: Bruins' Patrice Bergeron out for Game 4

The team listed him as day-to-day with an upper body malady. Bergeron, nominated for the Selke Trophy on Wednesday night, spoke to reporters in the morning, and there was no indication then that he would be out. Sean Kuraly will center Boston's third line with Danton Heinen and David Backes, while Tommy Wingels will rejoin the lineup and skate on the fourth line wing.

Sports Neymar vows to be ready for World Cup
Author: 0 Neymar vows to be ready for World Cup

Neymar then added: "Salah isn't in a traditional footballing national side but could have a strong World Cup". "I had an examination last week, it is all ideal, evolving well, so I hope that continues so I can get back as soon as possible.

Sports Jets' 2018 Season Schedule: Noteworthy Games
Author: 0 Jets' 2018 Season Schedule: Noteworthy Games

Miami will travel in the final week of the season to Buffalo where it will be frigid without question but the Dolphins avoid trips to the Jets and Patriots in the colder months. kick-offs forcing teams to play in the humidity of South Florida. Preseason Week 1: Thursday, August 9th- Dolphins vs. Buccaneers 7 p.m. The team will host Baltimore in Week 3 on Saturday, Aug.

Sports Manchester City celebrated at a local pub after winning the Premier League
Author: 0 Manchester City celebrated at a local pub after winning the Premier League

City's title party started with pints, jagerbombs, dancing and singing at a humble local pub in Hale on Sunday night. The new kids on the block at Manchester City have been very, very good this season, but what about the veterans who have now won their third title with the Citizens? "It's no coincidence the type of players brought in over the a year ago or two have all been of a similar age and we'll look to build as a group together".

Sports Bayern Thrash Leverkusen To Reach German Cup Final
Author: 0 Bayern Thrash Leverkusen To Reach German Cup Final

However, Leverkusen were back in the game when Lars Bender grabbed the opportunity to score in the 16th minute. But the home side's hopes of a comeback were short-lived as Thiago Alcantara picked out Muller to score Bayern's third and the Spain worldwide slotted in the fifth after Meller had scored again from close range.

Sports Does Jalen Hurts make sense for Jimbo Fisher?
Author: 0 Does Jalen Hurts make sense for Jimbo Fisher?

To join the conversation make sure you tune into The Game with Ryan Fowler weekday afternoons from 2-6 p.m. for the latest news and discussion surrounding Alabama Crimson Tide Football. But since neither quarterback is on track to graduate this offseason, it isn't critical to make a decision before preseason camp. A lot of schools would be glad to have Hurts if he leaves Alabama.

Sports I Am Glad I Proved Chelsea Wrong - Mohammed Salah
Author: 0 I Am Glad I Proved Chelsea Wrong - Mohammed Salah

Ian Wright was speaking to Sky Sports (via HITC ) when he said that Oblak could bolster Liverpool's chances of competing with Manchester City for the Premier League title next season. The Egyptian, who is now leading the European Golden Shoe race ahead of Lionel Messi, has already scored 30 Premier League goals this season. "He's scoring great goals but he's also giving great assists and then you are, in my eyes, a complete player , a great thing for Liverpool ".

Sports Antonio Conte explains why 'angry' Alvaro Morata was subbed off against Burnley
Author: 0 Antonio Conte explains why 'angry' Alvaro Morata was subbed off against Burnley

Asked whether club-record signing Morata was taken off because of the miss, Conte said: 'No, honestly. "Five days ago we were 2-0 down at Southampton, but I saw a fantastic spirit at Burnley ". Chelsea took the lead at Turf Moor thanks to Shane Long's own goal - the defender put the ball into the back of his own net from a Victor Moses cross.

Sports National Football League schedule leaks: Lions host Jets on MNF in Week 1
Author: 0 National Football League schedule leaks: Lions host Jets on MNF in Week 1

Last year's season-opening double-header also began with a pair of teams (the Saints and Vikings) who had failed to make the playoffs the previous year, though in that case both teams wound up enjoying successful seasons. "We have a Thursday night early in the season, and then, our bye week in Week 11 ", Browns coach Hue Jackson said in the release announcing the schedule.

Sports RCMP confirm semi in intersection at time of bus crash
Author: 0 RCMP confirm semi in intersection at time of bus crash

Assistant Commissioner Zablocki confirmed that at approximately 5:00 p.m. on April 6, the tractor trailer unit was travelling westbound on #SK Hwy 335 and the bus was travelling northbound on #SK Hwy 35, a thoroughfare, when the collision occurred.

Sports Big Ten Announces 2018-19 Conference Opponents
Author: 0 Big Ten Announces 2018-19 Conference Opponents

Iowa returns the bulk of its production from the 2017-18 season, most-importantly returning Big Ten Player of the Year and Second Team All-America Megan Gustafson, which led the conference in scoring and rebounding. Included in that are home-and-away matchups with Michigan State , Northwestern , Purdue , Rutgers and Wisconsin . The Boilermakers will also play a single home game against both Ohio State and MI, two teams that were in the NCAA Tournament last season.