learningandfinance.com

Sports

Lakers add Zach Auguste to training camp roster

Auguste went undrafted in 2016 National Basketball Association draft, but was selected to join the Los Angeles Lakers' summer league where he showed plenty of promise. He started at North Carolina, but rode the bench as a freshman, and went back to California to play at UCLA. After not seeing much playing time in the later educational institution, though, both transferred to the west coast.

Sports

Pedroia, Red Sox snap losing streak against Royals

They still have four teams other than the wild-card leaders ahead of them, but the Royals are now just three games out of that second spot. Salvador Perez hit his third solo homer in two games for Kansas City, which took two of three at Fenway Park and got its 17th win in 21 games.

Sports

Teddy Bridgewater out for the season

This is a rare instance in which in the absence of high-definition video is probably a good thing, and it will be almost impossible not to root for a full recovery for Teddy Bridgewater in the future. This year, Hill hit on 10 of his 17 passes for 129 yards while starting in Bridgewater's place on August 18 in Seattle, and while the Vikings weren't hoping to have to use him during the regular season, they can at least take solace in the fact Hill has been here before.

Sports

Les Miles: Les Miles doesn't want to see Lambeau Leap

Carmex® is pleased to be the presenting sponsor for the nationally-televised College Classic football game this Saturday, September 3, 2016 at iconic Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers. Defensively, stopping the run is what our strength is, with probably an even better front seven this year than last. GETTING DEFENSIVE: Wilcox, the former Southern California defensive coordinator, has promised not to make major changes to the 3-4 scheme, though the Badgers do have to replace ...

Sports

Tomic in foul mouthed US Open spray

Tomic lost the match and eventually apologized for his response to the heckler-sort of-and criticized the fans who talked between points. "I apologised for what I said to him", Tomic told reporters. It's tough", Tomic said. "I knew there were a lot of aces because there was a period (in the second set) when nearly every serve was an ace ... but I didn't know it was this many", he told media.

Sports

National Basketball Association player Jonas Jerebko buys Renegades

Just like basketball, many eSports boast competitions of 5 v 5 or 4 v 4 teams , and numerous players are friends outside of their own organization". ESPN's Darren Rovell reports Jerebko intends to get Renegades back into League of Legends , as well as adding teams in Halo and Overwatch .

Sports

Aguero could face ban after FA charge for violent conduct

The Argentina worldwide is now facing a suspension that would rule him out of the upcoming derby against Manchester United on September 10. The Football Association has announced Aguero must answer a charge of alleged violent conduct following the incident during City's defeat of the Hammers at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday.

Sports

Antonio earns West Ham a late London Stadium victory

The sponsor apologised for describing Antonio as "an accident waiting to happen in defence" on Twitter after he gave away a penalty against Chelsea on Monday, when he played at full back. Essex-based Ocean will be the Premier League club's official travel partner for the next three years, gaining TV-visible advertising space on the giant digital screens at West Ham's new London Stadium , formerly the Olympic Stadium.

Sports

NFL Analyst Rodney Harrison Offends Kaepernick Saying 'He's Not Black'

Harrison was criticised for his opinion on the matter, and later apologised via Twitter. Harrison went on to describe walking into a store and having people look at him, as if he were going to steal something, despite having a large sum of money in his pocket, and wanting to make a purchase.

Sports

Concussion-related lawsuit pending, Bouchard out at US Open

Open. Andy Murray of Britain will face Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic in the other evening match. Venus Williams wipes sweat from her brow between serves to Kateryna Kozlova, of the Ukraine, during the first round of the U.S. The sixth-seeded Nishikori reached his first Grand Slam final at the U.S. Open two years ago, losing to Marin Cilic at that stage. That confidence wouldn t have been helped by 20-year-old Siniakova s 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 victory.

Sports

Diaz and McGregor to settle 3rd fight with rock-paper-scissors match

When asked if a third bout with Diaz would be next on his schedule, McGregor said: "Probably not". One of the most highly anticipated events in the Ultimate Fighting Championship certainly did not disappoint as McGregor and Diaz put on an all-out war in a match that many are calling the fight of the year.

Sports

Conor McGregor earns redemption with victory over Nate Diaz at UFC 202

Eddie Alvarez knocked out dos Anjos in the first round of their title fight at UFC 200. "There's a lot of options", he said. While he didn't name names, a boxing match with Mayweather makes sense. The other fighters on the card took home substantially less than the two main-event stars, with Anthony Johnson's knockout ensuring that he doubled his $135,000 take home pay with a win bonus of the same size.

Sports

Olympic Games: Rio 2016: Irish Olympic offices raided

In an email from Hickey to Marcus Evans of THG, the Irishman wrote "you can use them all". Investigators said they had ruled out his involvement in the alleged scheme, saying there was no evidence. Police confiscated 228 tickets for the ceremony from Kilty's room. The accusation revolves around information that police allege is that PRO10 was funnelling tickets to THG Sports, which sold them illegally at inflated prices.

Sports

Darren Clarke names Westwood, Kaymer and Pieters as Ryder Cup wildcard picks

Westwood and Kaymer have always been favourites to be selected, with Westwood a good friend and former Ryder Cup partner of Clarke who is seeking a 10th consecutive appearance in the event. "I'm very pleased and proud to have someone of Thomas Pieters' undoubted talent as part of that team". He's played most of his season on the PGA Tour where Pieters has played nearly all season on the European Tour.

Sports

Rooney to retire after 2018 World Cup

Raheem Sterling, who was born in Jamaica, is the only overseas-born player in Allardyce's current squad. England skipper Wayne Rooney has hinted that the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation could be his last chance to help the Three Lions to success in a major tournament.

Sports

Brady returning to MI as honorary captain

Eisen, who also attended MI, will be an honorary captain on September 10 when MI hosts Central Florida, while baseball legend Hank Aaron will take his turn on October 22 for the UM game against IL. He began reconnecting with the program when Brady Hoke was hired as head coach, knowing him from Hoke's time as an assistant at U-M while Brady was a player.

Sports

New Zealand win toss and elect to field in second test

Set 400 to secure an unlikely win after the hosts declared on 132 for seven on the fourth morning, the Black Caps' chances of claiming a positive result were in tatters when a fired-up Steyn reduced them to seven for four. Faf du Plessis notched up his first Test century since 2013. Williamson chose to look at the challenge as a lesson for New Zealand , particularly for their younger batsmen.

Sports

Larson captures Pure Michigan 400

You know people who who got me into the cup series. Kyle Larson, who was sitting on the outside looking in , punched his ticket by winning the Pure Michigan 400 Sunday at Michigan International Speedway. "We really struggled badly most of the day", Edwards said. I wasn't as fast as Chase, wasn't able to get by him. Martin Truex Jr. started 14th in Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race and by Lap 58 of 200 he vaulted into the lead.

Sports

Can Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez shake off struggles against Blue Jays?

Orioles RH Yovani Gallardo (4-6, 5.69) Sanchez is coming off his shortest start, lasting only four innings and giving up five runs (four earned) on four hits in Toronto's win at Cleveland on August 20. Evan Longoria hit his 30th career home run against Boston to snap a 3-3 tie in the eighth inning as the Rays came from behind to stun the Red Sox. Steve Pearce went deep for the 13th time this season.

Sports

Eliaquim Mangala in Valencia ahead of loan move

Eliaquim Mangala has joined Valencia on loan for the rest of the season, becoming the fourth major departure from Man City on deadline day. However, Mangala would prefer to go back to Portugal and re-join Porto, the club he left to join Manchester City in a deal worth £31.8million in 2014.

Sports

Piers Morgan Takes Twitter War With Virender Sehwag to Next Level

Piers Morgan challenged Virender Sehwag for a bet that England cricket team will win the ODI world cup before India's wins an Olympic Gold. Faced with considerable embarrassment, Morgan soon deleted his tweet and posted a fresh one by tweaking his facts.

Sports

Mazzarri: Conte is not my friend but I'll shake his hand

Diego Costa proved to be the hero for Chelsea once again, as the Blues recorded a 2-1 win over Watford at Vicarage Road. "It's normal because you push during the game for 70 minutes, usually the opponents pay for their efforts at the end of the game".

Sports

Serena Williams seeking more history at US Open on Tuesday

And he admits that reaching a fourth Slam final in a year would be an historic achievement. "Maybe he's playing rope-a-dope and it's not that bad", said McEnroe, an ESPN commentator at the US Open. Slowed by a bothersome right shoulder, Williams lost in the third round of singles and first round of doubles at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics - she was a 2012 gold medalist in both events - and then pulled out of a hard-court tuneup event in Ohio.

Sports

Rain Postpones Bristol Race

After just 38 laps, the race was halted as rain, somewhat heavy at times, hit the half-mile track . "I told myself the last 10 laps we weren't racing anybody, there wasn't anybody around us". Keselowski said Busch got loose, and "by the time I saw it, I was already making contact with him". "And it's been one of those deals where things have just not gone exactly right.

Sports

Highlights from Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz 2 at UFC 202

McGregor may have gone the distance this time, but does not look to be as devastating a fighter in the higher weight division. Diaz continued to attack him and took to goading the Irishman as he attempted a take-down that was brutally met with an elbow from McGregor.

Sports

How NFL Broadcasters Are Handling Colin Kaepernick's National Anthem Controversy

ESPN's plans give a glimpse of what the 49ers will be dealing with in terms of outside interest if Kaepernick is on the team - which at this point is not a foregone conclusion. "I think it's a awful thing, and you know, maybe he should find a country that works better for him, let him try, it's not gonna happen", Trump said, when asked about the controversy on "I think it's a bad thing, and you know, maybe he should find a country that works better for him, let him try, it's not gonna happen", ...

Sports

Joe Hart joins Torino on season-long loan

The England goalkeeper said his career had reached a turning point. Following 33 more tastes of senior action in 2008/09, Joe had another loan spell which propelled him into global contention, this time at Birmingham City where he was voted the Premier League's best goalkeeper following 36 appearances for the Midlands outfit.

Sports

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere could join rival Premier League side on loan

Click the arrow above, right, to see six possible destinations for the Englishman. Wilshere, so far, has not started a single game for Arsenal, which in turn has led to him being overlooked by Sam Allardyce when the new England manager named his first squad.

Sports

Four-minute spurt propels Minnesota Vikings to 23-10 win

Early on in the Vikings' final preseason game, it was Teddy's legs that required attention. Sure, it's just preseason, but a win's a win. Bridgewater's preseason workload consists of two series in the opener at Cincinnati - he threw a 49-yard touchdown pass to Charles Johnson - so Zimmer certainly would like to get Bridgewater some more work.

Sports

Spurs seal N'Koudou deal, N'Jie joins Marseille

France under-21 worldwide Nkoudou joined Marseille from Nantes in a £1m deal last summer and scored five goals in 28 Ligue 1 appearances last season. "It suits my playing style, it's explosive". Everyone knows I'm fast. The deal was allegedly being held up as N'Koudou's current club Marseille attempted to secure a loan deal for N'Jie with the option of a permanent move next summer, but for much of the transfer window the Cameroon worldwide has remained in North London.

Sports

Serious injury for Bridgewater

Bridgewater will miss the 2016 season. "I got the notification on my phone", Kendra Hutchinson said standing next to her boyfriend who was wearing a Bridgewater jersey. While Zimmer isn't expected to provide reporters with any definitive answers, we can only hope for the best at this moment. But we're going to keep fighting.

Sports

Fans reaction to Teddy Bridgewater's injury

He went 12 for 16 for 161 yards and a touchdown in two quarters of work, leaving Vikings players and fans fully confident as the team starts to prepare for the season opener at Tennessee on September 11. "He's like my favorite player too, I was just really sad.really heartbroken". The team had hoped Bridgewater was prepared to take a major step forward in his third year in the NFL.

Sports

Ryder Cup: When captains make wild-card picks

With rookies taking up five of the nine automatic qualifying places, Clarke had been expected to turn to experienced Ryder Cup campaigners Westwood and Kaymer. At 6ft 5in, he is prodigiously long off the tee, but he also has a very tidy short game. "I'm just really pleased I found a way to concentrate and focus, and I had a job to do on Sunday".

Sports

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has been charged with violent conduct

This was the case in this instance and Aguero has consequently been charged. The Argentine global now faces a three-match ban that would see him miss Premier League games against Manchester United and Bournemouth and a League Cup third-round tie against Swansea City.

Sports

England's Wayne Rooney will retire from global play after World Cup

I'm not old - I'm 30 years of age - and come Russian Federation, I feel that would be the right time for me to say goodbye to global football. From a hat-trick on his debut against Fenerbahce, the two men worked together fruitfully for nine years, with only the occasional contract wrangle getting between them.


Begin ← Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 1251 1252 1253 1254 1255 1256 1257 1258 1259 1260 1261 1262 1263 1264 1265 1266 1267 1268 1269 1270 1271 1272 1273 1274 1275 1276 1277 1278 1279 1280 1281 1282 1283 1284 1285 1286 1287 1288 1289 1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296 1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302 1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 1308 1309 1310 1311 1312 1313 1314 1315 1316 1317 1318 1319 1320 1321 1322 1323 1324 1325 1326 1327 1328 1329 1330 1331 1332 1333 1334 1335 1336 1337 1338 1339 1340 1341 1342 1343 1344 1345 1346 1347 1348 1349 1350 1351 1352 1353 1354 1355 1356 1357 1358 1359 1360 1361 1362 1363 1364 1365 1366 1367 1368 1369 1370 1371 1372 1373 1374 1375 1376 1377 1378 1379 1380 1381 1382 1383 1384 1385 1386 1387 1388 1389 1390 1391 1392 1393 1394 1395 1396 1397 1398 1399 1400 1401 1402 1403 1404 1405 1406 1407 1408 1409 1410 1411 1412 1413 1414 1415 1416 1417 1418 1419 1420 1421 1422 1423 1424 1425 1426 1427 1428 1429 1430 1431 1432 1433 1434 1435 1436 1437 1438 1439 1440 1441 1442 1443 1444 1445 1446 1447 1448 1449 1450 1451 1452 1453 1454 1455 1456 1457 1458 1459 1460 1461 1462 1463 1464 1465 1466 1467 1468 1469 1470 1471 1472 1473 1474 1475 1476 1477 1478 1479 1480 1481 1482 1483 1484 1485 1486 1487 1488 1489 1490 1491 1492 1493 1494 1495 1496 1497 1498 1499 1500 1501 1502 1503 1504 1505 1506 1507 1508 1509 1510 1511 1512 1513 1514 1515 1516 1517 1518 1519 1520 1521 1522 1523 1524 1525 1526 1527 1528 1529 1530 1531 1532 1533 1534 1535 1536 1537 1538 1539 1540 1541 1542 1543 1544 1545 1546 1547 1548 1549 1550 1551 1552 1553 1554 1555 1556 1557 1558 1559 1560 1561 1562 1563 1564 1565 1566 1567 1568 1569 1570 1571 1572 1573 1574 1575 1576 1577 1578 1579 1580 1581 1582 1583 1584 1585 1586 1587 1588 1589 1590 1591 1592 1593 1594 1595 1596 1597 1598 1599 1600 1601 1602 1603 1604 1605 1606 1607 1608 1609 1610 1611 1612 1613 1614 1615 1616 1617 1618 1619 1620 1621 1622 1623 1624 1625 1626 1627 1628 1629 1630 1631 1632 1633 1634 1635 1636 1637 1638 1639 1640 1641 1642 1643 1644 1645 1646 1647 1648 1649 1650 1651 1652 1653 1654 1655 1656 1657 1658 1659 1660 1661 1662 1663 1664 1665 1666 1667 1668 1669 1670 1671 1672 1673 1674 1675 1676 1677 1678 1679 1680 1681 1682 1683 1684 1685 1686 1687 1688 1689 1690 1691 1692 1693 1694 1695 1696 1697 1698 1699 1700 1701 1702 1703 1704 1705 1706 1707 1708 1709 1710 1711 1712 1713 1714 1715 1716 1717 1718 1719 1720 1721 1722 1723 1724 1725 1726 1727 1728 1729 1730 1731 1732 1733 1734 1735 1736 1737 1738 1739 1740 1741 1742 1743 1744 1745 1746 1747 1748 1749 1750 1751 1752 1753 1754 1755 1756 1757 1758 1759 1760 1761 1762 1763 1764 1765 1766 1767 1768 1769 1770 1771 1772 1773 1774 1775 1776 1777 1778 1779 1780 1781 1782 1783 1784 1785 1786 1787 1788 1789 1790 1791 1792 1793 1794 1795 1796 1797 1798 1799 1800 1801 1802 1803 1804 1805 1806 1807 1808 1809 1810 1811 1812 1813 1814 1815 1816 1817 1818 1819 1820 1821 1822 1823 1824 1825 1826 1827 1828 1829 1830 1831 1832 1833 1834 1835 1836 1837 1838 1839 1840 1841 1842 1843 1844 1845 1846 1847 1848 1849 1850 1851 1852 1853 1854 1855 1856 1857 1858 1859 1860 1861 1862 1863 1864 1865 1866 1867 1868 1869 1870 1871 1872 1873 1874 1875 1876 1877 1878 1879 1880 1881 1882 1883 1884 1885 1886 1887 1888 1889 1890 1891 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 1900 1901 1902 1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930 1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 Forward → End