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(STATS) -- Wofford linebacker Michael Roach was released from a Tennessee hospital and returning to campus in Spartanburg, South Carolina, on Saturday, two days after going into cardiac arrest during the teams season-opening game at Tennessee Tech. Michal Kempny Jersey .The junior from Kenosha, Wisconsin, collapsed on his teams sideline during the third quarter. He was later diagnosed at Cookeville Regional Medical Center with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the leading cause of sudden cardiac death in young athletes in the United States. Typically, only five percent of people survive after going into cardiac arrest.Roach had an implantable cardioverter defibrillator inserted on Friday.This was an undiagnosed heart condition that I have had most likely since I was born as it is caused by a genetic mutation, Roach said. It causes the heart walls to thicken and during exercise it can result in loss of blood flow and the rhythm to get off beat.I was on the field for the 13-play drive by Tennessee Tech and my heart was beating very fast, but it was not pumping blood. I went into cardiac arrest and for approximately 45 seconds had no pulse and was not breathing. The athletic trainers and doctors were in the right place at the right time to do what was needed.In a university release, Roach thanked the athletic training staffs from the two schools, the hospital doctors and staff, and the Tennessee Tech community. Wofford won the game 21-7. Clark Griswold Jersey .com) - The red-hot Los Angeles Kings will try to extend their winning streak to a season-high seven games when they visit the Edmonton Oilers for Sundays clash at Rexall Place. Graham Knott Jersey . Fernandez, coached in Toronto by former two-time Olympic silver medallist Brian Orser, scored 267.11 points and is the first champion to successfully defend since Russias Evgeny Plushenko in 2005 and 2006. http://www.blackhawksauthority.com/authentic-lance-bouma-blackhawks-jersey/ .1 million pounds ($61.2 million) on Saturday, giving the beleaguered English Premier League champions a major lift. PHILADELPHIA -- Danny Duffy pitched deeper than he ever had in a game while Kendrys Morales continued to hit like he has in the last two weeks.The red-hot Morales had two home runs and four RBI, Duffy pitched 8 2/3 strong innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 on Saturday.It was the third straight game with a homer for Morales, who extended his hitting streak to eight games by going deep in the second inning. He is batting .565 with seven homers and 21 RBI in his last 13 games.I feel really good right now at the plate and the key is Im making hard contact when Im swinging the bat, Morales said through an interpreter.Duffy (4-1) allowed two runs on seven hits with eight strikeouts and no walks while setting a career high for innings. The left-handers previous best was eight innings, which he tied in Mondays win over St. Louis.The 27-year-old Duffy recorded the first two outs of the ninth but was lifted for Joakim Soria after Cesar Hernandezs RBI single.He said that prior to Saturday hed never gotten an out in the ninth inning at any level of baseball. Duffy lobbied manager Ned Yost after the eighth inning to stay in the contest.Its cool to finish a game, Duffy said. (Yost) gave me the opportunity and Im grateful for it.Whit Merrifield and Cheslor Cuthbert added a pair of hits for the defending World Series-champion Royals, who finally gained some ground on Cleveland in the AL Central after the Indians had their 14-game winning streak snapped in Toronto. Kansas City trails the Indians by six games.Hernandez and Maikel Franco had two hits and an RBI each for Philadelphia, which had its four-game winning streak snapped.Aaron Nola (5-8) lost his fourth straight game after giving up five runs on six hits in five innings. Nola hadnt gotten past 3 2/3 innings his three previous losses, and the 23-year-old right-hander has a 13.50 ERA during his skid. There were signs of encouragement, though, as Nola finished by retiring 10 straight batters.The last three innings, he looked like his old self, Phillies manager Pete Mackanin said.Thee Royals scored all five of their runs off Nola in the second inning. Martin Havlat Jersey. Morales did the greatest damage, putting the Royals up 5-1 with a three-run home run to right field. Normally Kansas Citys designated hitter, Morales has played right field the last two games because Yost wanted to keep his hot bat in the lineup.Hes carrying us a little bit right now, Yost said.The Royals tied the game at 1 on Duffys first major league hit and RBI, a bunt single that was popped up into a perfect spot between the pitchers mound and shortstop. Duffy had been 0 for 10 with five strikeouts this season.Ill take it, Duffy said. It just worked.Merrifields RBI single to right with two outs put Kansas City ahead 2-1 before Morales drive.The Phillies took a 1-0 lead in the first on Francos single that bounded off Duffys outstretched glove to score Peter Bourjos, who reached with a triple to extend his hitting streak to 11 games.Philadelphia looked poised to score again in the fourth, but Alcides Escobars stellar defense saved a run. Escobar sprinted deep in the hole at shortstop to field Hernandezs ground ball and threw to second for a force play on Carlos Ruiz for the final out.Kansas City capped its scoring in the eighth when Morales led off with his 14th homer of the season.I hit it good but I hit it straight up in the air. Luckily Im playing in a park that is conducive to home runs.STREAKING ROYALEscobar singled in the first to extend his hitting streak to 13 games.SLUMPING PHILLIEPhiladelphias Tommy Joseph went 0 for 3 with a strikeout, extending his slump to 0 for 17 with seven strikeouts.POWER OUTAGEThe Royals pitchers had allowed a home run in a club record-tying 18 straight games before not surrendering one on Saturday. They gave up 31 homers from June 21 through Saturday.UP NEXTRoyals RHP Yordano Ventura (6-5, 5.00) opposes Philadelphia RHP Vince Velasquez (6-2, 3.38) on Sunday afternoon in the conclusion of the three-game series. 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LEXINGTON, Ky. Wholesale Blue Jackets Jerseys . -- Makayla Epps scored 29 points, Evelyn Akhator had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 19 Kentucky opened its season with an 82-66 win over No. 14 Miami in the Kentucky Classic on Friday night.Epps, who averaged a team-best 17.1 points per game last season for the Wildcats, went 9 of 18 from the field and 8 of 15 from the free-throw line.Kentucky trailed 13-12 after the first quarter, but Akhator poured in 12 of her 18 points in the second as the Wildcats raced to a 38-29 halftime lead.Miami fought back and trailed 69-66 with 3:24 remaining on Keyanna Harris layup, but Kentucky ended the game on a 13-0 run.Adrienne Motley made four 3-pointers to lead the Hurricanes with 16 points. Erykah Davenport and Jessica Thomas added 10 points apiece, and Keyona Hayes had 10 rebounds. Oliver Bjorkstrand Jersey . Sulaiman, 44, was chosen unanimously Tuesday in a vote by the leadership, the World Boxing Council said. Sulaiman becomes the sixth president of the organization. Cam Atkinson Jersey . Aaron Harrison scored a 22 points for Kentucky (6-1), which has won four in a row following a Nov. 12 loss to current No. 1 Michigan State. Julius Randle overcame a scoreless first half and added his sixth double-double in as many games with 14 points and 10 rebounds. http://www.wholesalebluejacketsjerseys.com/ . A big centre with all the tools to be an elite player, Johansen paced the Blue Jackets with a standout game Saturday night. He had a goal and two assists for a career-high three points as Columbus beat the New York Islanders 5-2 to snap a five-game losing streak. ELVERSON, Pa. -- Stewart Hagestad rallied to win the U.S. Mid-Amateur title Thursday, overcoming a late four-hole deficit and beating Scott Harvey with a 15-foot birdie putt on the first extra hole.Hagestad, the 25-year-old former Southern California player from Newport Beach, California, won four of the final five holes of regulation -- all with birdies -- and finished off Harvey on the par-3 37th with a spot in the Masters at stake at Stonewall Links.Its an absolute dream come true, Hagestad said. This is something Ive dreamed about ever since I can remember, and its an honor and a privilege to represent Mid-amateurs around the country and to have won the championship.Hagestad was 5-down after 25 holes and 4-down after 31 in the event for players 25 and older.I had him right where I wanted him, Hagestad joked.Hagestad won the par-4 32nd and par-3 33rd, halved the par-4 34th with a bogey and won the par-3 35th and par-4 36th to tie it.Just keep chipping away at it, Hagestad said. I didnt want to go to sleep tonight knowing I left anything out there, or I wanted to leave everything I had out there. Just one hole at a time, one shot at a ttime. Josh Anderson Jersey. And I was hitting it pretty darn well I felt like for the last couple days, and if I could just see a couple putts go in the hole, I felt like I could get the ball rolling.The 38-year-old Harvey, from Greensboro, North Carolina, won the 2014 title. He missed a 15-foot birdie try on the 37th hole before Hagestad holed the winner from a foot closer.Im fine, Harvey said. I mean, Ive been here before and had some tough losses. Its one thing to completely give it away, and its another to get beat like that. He just made some incredible birdies coming in.Hagestad is planning a practice round at Augusta National with friends Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas. Thats probably one of the first phone calls Im going to make, Hagestad said.For the first time in USGA championship history, the stroke-play, co-host course was used in a 36-hole championship match. The first 18 holes were played on the par-70 North Course and the afternoon round was on the par-70 Old Course, the site off all of the other matches. Nike NFL Jerseys China Jerseys NFL Cheap Cheap NFL T-shirts Wholesale NFL White Jerseys Wholesale NFL Camo Jerseys China Jerseys Cheap Jerseys China ' ' '  
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BOSTON -- Hybrid icing could be on its way to the NHL. Cheap Sabres Jerseys China . The leagues general managers met Wednesday and embraced many of the changes recommended by the competition committee, including hybrid icing and the mandatory use of visors for all players entering the league. A blend of touch and no-touch icing that offers referees the discretion to blow a play dead will be in effect during the 2013-14 preseason. If the experiment is successful, hybrid icing will be implemented for the regular season, pending a vote by the NHLs board of governors. Mathieu Schneider, a former defenceman who is now a special assistant to NHLPA executive director Donald Fehr, said both sides should have a better gauge by the end of the preseason whether hybrid icing is likely to pass. "Im optimistic," Schneider said. "Ive learned more through these meetings, watching videos and getting a better understanding." The rule is designed to promote safer play, allowing a linesman to blow his whistle if he judges a defending player is likely to reach the puck first. "Theres different types of the hybrid icing that have been used in different leagues, so were still going to hammer some of those details out," Schneider said. "But essentially its meant to eliminate guys going full speed into the end boards. "If it makes the game safer, its a great thing." Dallas Stars general manager Jim Nill said he and his colleagues havent come to a consensus on the issue. "The players in the American (Hockey) League have a good feel for it. Now the NHLers need to get a feel for it," he said. "Ive seen it work in every league that uses it and it works seamlessly." The biggest obstacle to implementation may be how it will be officiated. "There has to be an outright win," Schneider said. "If its clear that the forward is going to win the race for the puck, if theres a dangerous situation, then the ref has the ability to blow it down." Hall of Famer and Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman said very few general managers, if any, favour no-touch icing, leaving the hybrid version as the best option. "Not that theres many injuries on the icing now, but the injuries that are there are very severe, and wed like to try the hybrid icing as a good compromise," he said. "Im hopeful that the preseason gives it enough time for the players to vote in support of it." The general managers also approved the mandatory use of visors for every player entering the league. Players who have played in a certain amount of NHL games will be grandfathered in, allowed to decide if they want to don a protective shield. The topic was fueled when New York Rangers defenceman Marc Staal was hit in the eye with a puck on March 5, causing him to miss the remainder of the regular season and all but one of the Rangers playoff games. Yzerman, who wore a visor during his final season, thinks every player should have to wear one. "Weve seen some serious eye injuries along the way here and injuries that can be avoided by simply a player wearing a shield," he said. "Being a manager of a team and wanting your players on the ice for every possible game, and avoiding every injury that could possibly be avoided, Im in support of our guys wearing them." Eventually every player will be wearing one, according to NHL director of hockey operations Colin Campbell. "Were going to end up with all players wearing visors," he said, "which is a good thing." Also approved Wednesday was the use of shallower nets and video review on four-minute high-sticking penalties. Both will be introduced next season if approved by the board. 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The new deal will keep Rosberg at Mercedes until the end of the 2018 season, and the team later tweeted the words signed, sealed, delivered over a picture of the contract.We are delighted to announce that the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 Team has signed a two-year contract extension with Nico Rosberg for the 2017 and 2018 Formula One seasons, read a team press release.Nico has been a core member of the Silver Arrows since the team returned to the sport in 2010 and has played a crucial role in the teamss success in that time. Rasmus Ristolainen Jersey. Both Rosberg and Mercedes had been hinting at a contract extension for several months and the news now puts to rest any speculation over the teams driver line-up for the next two and a half years. It also means the contracts of Rosberg and Hamilton are due to expire at the same point at the end of the 2018 season, lining up two more seasons of their inter-team rivalry.Rosberg joined Mercedes from Williams in 2010 when the German manufacturer returned to the sport after buying the championship-winning Brawn GP team. In that time the German has scored all of his 19 career victories as well as taking 45 podiums. Nike NFL Jerseys China Jerseys NFL Cheap Cheap NFL T-shirts Wholesale NFL White Jerseys Wholesale NFL Camo Jerseys China Jerseys Cheap Jerseys China ' ' '  
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Its the day before New Years Eve in Memphis, Tennessee, and no one from Ohio State wants whats about to happen. Jason Demers Jersey . The team that tied for the Big Ten championship and is ranked 15th in the AP Poll has somehow wound up stuck in the 1981 Liberty Bowl. The matchup against unranked Navy isnt inspiring. The weather isnt even nice: 30 degrees at kickoff with rain on the way. The coaching staff can see it in some of the players eyes that they dont want to be there, struggling to find their footing, slipping on the turf as well as their pride.A long season is about to get longer. Ohio State is supposed to beat Navy handily, but it doesnt work out that way. The Buckeyes struggling young secondary hits a new low, allowing an offense that couldnt muster more than 50 passing yards per game during the regular season to amass 240 yards and two touchdowns through the air. A blocked punt and three fumbles save the Buckeyes from embarrassment. Final score: Ohio State 31, Navy 28.Coach Earle Bruce is already fuming over his teams sloppy play as he leaves the field when he sees that his defensive coordinator, Dennis Fryzel, is speaking with reporters. Defensive line coach Steve Szabo would later call it the straw the broke the camels back. Bruce storms into the locker room, throwing things, yelling, Thats it! Its over! Its done!Its sometime around 2 a.m. when the team makes it back to Columbus. Only the coaches are summoned back to the office at 8 a.m. for a meeting. Thirty seconds in, Bruce breaks the news: the entire defensive staff is through. Everyone is stunned. After all, as linebackers coach Bob Tucker put it, Wed just won a bowl game and finished 9-3.Nick Saban has just been fired for the first time in his career. Hes suddenly a 30-year-old, unemployed defensive backs coach. He has a tireless work ethic, a mind for complex coverages and an eye for evaluating talent, yet he has nowhere to use it.It wont stay that way for long. The greatest college football coach of his generation will never face the chopping block again.* * *Nick Saban was already on his fourth coaching stop by the time he arrived at Ohio State in 1980. Defensive coordinator Dennis Fryzel, an old friend from their Syracuse days, and offensive coordinator Glen Mason, whom he had gotten to know on the recruiting trail, had pitched coach Earle Bruce to bring him on. He was bright, they told Bruce, and an excellent recruiter, the perfect man to replace Pete Carroll, who had just left to become defensive coordinator at N.C. State.Defensive line coach Steve Szabo remembers Saban well. Back then, all the defensive assistants shared an office. Saban wasnt very outgoing, Szabo said, but he could see that he took coaching seriously. He and linebackers coach Bob Tucker would joke that while they spoke to Saban they could feel he was calculating something else. He was constantly working the phones, calling NFL buddies to talk shop. One such friend was Bill Belichick, an assistant with the New York Giants.Mason still marvels at how Saban was on the cutting edge. The Cover 2 was the craze and Saban was installing multiple looks within the defense that gave Mason fits. What looked like a blitz wasnt. Cover 2 would turn into a Cover 3 in the blink of an eye. But what Mason valued most was Sabans ability to spot talent. Firing up the old 60mm film, hed say, Nick, take a look at this guy and tell me what you think. Saban would study the tape and Mason would always follow his recommendation. And he was always right, Mason said. To be quite honest with you, it was things I didnt think of, didnt see or didnt evaluate.Although Ohio State went 9-3 in 1980 and the defense gave up a respectable 162 passing yards per game, the ground was shifting. The middle and bottom of the Big Ten was becoming more of a passing league. During a 49-42 win over Illinois, the Buckeyes allowed 621 yards through the air.Whats more, the secondary was expected to enter rebuilding mode the next season. In the teams own media guide, the defensive backfield was described as totally new. The situation was further clouded by the loss of one of its most experienced returnees, Rod Gorley, who had knee surgery, it read. Against Stanford in Week 3, the defense allowed 280 passing yards and two touchdowns to some quarterback named John Elway. The next week, Florida State threw for 299 yards and two touchdowns in a 9-point loss, the first of the season.Tucker said the personnel in the secondary didnt match the changing needs on defense. A staff meeting late in the year ended in what Tucker described as misunderstanding between Saban and Bruce over recruiting tactics.Of course, every high school coach in America has another Jack Tatum -- a strong safety, a hitter, Tucker said. Well you have eight Jack Tatums and youre on the ropes. Nicks message was, Lets get some Tim Andersons -- some more pass defenders since this thing is changing.I understood what Nick was saying, and Im not sure the head coach did.Whats more, Saban pushed to install more sophisticated defenses and Bruce wasnt eager to play ball.Meanwhile, there was a growing friction between Bruce and Fryzel. The two were close friends, but miles apart in terms of personality. Where Bruce was more buttoned up, Szabo said Fryzel went by the seat of his pants. Fryzel was becoming a second voice of the program and that didnt sit well with Bruce, Tucker said.Im trying to say this diplomatically, Mason said, calling it a situation that escalated out of control. There was a working relationship problem with Denny and Earle.Said Szabo: Nick was thrown in the mix because he outwardly was more loyal to Denny.As the season went on, Tucker remembers the newspapers blasting us. Then the leaks came with things showing up in the press that should have stayed in staff meetings, Szabo recalled. Bruces response was to shut down assistants from speaking with reporters.Fryzel broke the embargo at the wrong time after the Liberty Bowl. All three former assistants who spoke for this story agreed that Bruce was acting on emotion when he stormed into the locker room that night and fired the defensive staff the next morning.It was collateral damage, Mason said. It wasnt because the secondary wasnt playing well, [Saban] wasnt recruiting well or he wasnt doing his job well.Saban didnt say anything when it happened. He didnt throw anything or pout.Later that day, Bruce offered to retain Tucker. Tucker said he appreciated it when Saban told him, You have to stay. You have a family.Saban immediately moved on. He was content, according to Szabo.The pair went to a coaches convention less than two weeks later. Saban already had a job lined up to join Belichicks father on the staff at Navy.All these years later, Tucker remembers picking Bruce up at the airport after a trip to Hawaii for the Hula Bowl. The dust had finally settled. In the car, he said Bruce asked him, Why did I do that?* * *Five national championships later, Saban stands alone, arguably the best college football coach of his generation.And if you think hes forgotten about his departure from Ohio State, think again. When Saban was asked about what he learned from the whole ordeal, he first pointed out that the entire staff was let go, not just him.It was a little bit of a crazy deal, he said, but I look back more on the mistakes that I made rather than blaming somebody else.He may be a grandfather now with some grey around the ears, but Saban remembers it all. He remembers going on Bruces TV show after they beat Michigan. He remembers the game, the three freshmen and a sophomore who started in the secondary. He fondly recalls shutting down Michigans All-America receiver to the tune of three passes for 17 yards. (Anthony Carter had 4 catches for 52 yards, but close enough.)A month later, he remembers being fired.What it made me realize is that you have to work to please the person that youre working for, he explained. I really look back at all of the things that I did, the mistakes that I made -- and even sometimes if youre right -- its not worth it to be right.Fryzel has since passed and Bruce is retired, recovering well from a stroke he sustained last year.Tucker, Szabo and Mason are all out of coaching.All of them could tell that Saban had what it took to be a head coach all those years ago, but none could have known hed accomplish this.Who wouldnt be surprised? Mason said. Not only did he have success, hes had legendary success. Im not sure how -- and Ive been around a lot of good coaches -- but I dont know how youre able to say, Oh, I knew hed win a championship at LSU and multiple ones at Alabama. Its a perfect storm. You put a guy thats on the cutting edge of recruiting and coaching and works tremendously hard and put him at a school that has the ability to do those type of things. But still its uncanny the success hes had.Tucker laughed when he looked back on all of it, how Pete Carroll led to Nick Saban and Nick Saban led to Dom Capers at Ohio State.Its funny how it works. Carroll has won titles in both college and the pros. Capers was a Super Bowl-winning defensive coordinator with the Packers. Saban has won five college national championships. Yet they were all fired at one point in their lives.I tell people, Look at those guys, Tucker said. And here I am practicing chipping on the green while the club is closed. 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PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Steelers cant explain it exactly. Cheap Football Brazil Jerseys . Theyre not much into excuses either.Yet theres no denying the offense that runs so smoothly at Heinz Field looks decidedly less potent when forced to hop a plane, sleep in a hotel and dress in the visitors locker room. Save for a season-opening romp in Washington more than two months ago, the Steelers (4-5) have been more Pinto than Porsche on the road.The team that expects to average 30 points a game this season has mustered just 32 combined over 12 largely comatose quarters in Philadelphia , Miami and Baltimore . While a reprieve would seem to await in Cleveland (0-10) on Sunday, Pittsburgh is taking nothing for granted. After the way it sleepwalked against the Ravens in a 21-14 loss two weeks ago, it cant afford to. Pittsburgh didnt cross midfield until well into the second half and didnt score into what amounted to garbage time.It was miserable, guard David DeCastro said. Ive never been a part of something like that like, `What are we gonna do? Its not like we were getting manhandled where youre `Alright, theyre better than us. It was frustrating.While offensive coordinator Todd Haley pointed to Ben Roethlisbergers rustiness coming back from left knee surgery as part of the problem in Baltimore -- leading to a limited playbook designed to protect the franchise quarterback -- as part of the issue, it wasnt the only one. The Steelers couldnt run either, mustering just 36 yards on 18 carries, creating a snowball effect that led to numerous third-and-long situations and ultimately, a season-high 10 punts by Jordan Berry.Pittsburgh is converting just 31 percent of its third downs during its three-game road slide, compared to a 42 percent conversion rate at home, where the Steelers also average 28.8 points. The disparity is jarring.You know, we go on the road and its obviously a lot louder, Roethlisberger said. And you have to use the silent count and that means `head bob, gun or under center. So just some kind of timing could be off a little bit ... We pride ourselves in years past here being a great road football team. And we need to do that. Were going to have to start this week.Thats typically not a problem for Roethlisberger in Cleveland, where hes lost just twice in 11 career starts. Overall, though, the gap between his effectiveness at home and on the road is widening. During Haleys four-plus seasons calling the plays, Roethlisberger is 15-18 with 45 touchdowns and 31 interceptions away from Heinz Field. Compare that to a 24-9 mark with 82 touchdowns and 23 picks when he wakes up on game day a short drive from the Terrible Towel twirling masses.There are numerous other variables at play, including a defense thats not exactly lights out anymore and one forced to go the rest of the season without defensive end Cam Heyward , who is out with a pectoral injury.That puts the onus on the offense to carry even more of the load. Its one the Steelers have looked perfectly capable of bearing at times, though not nearly enough during a four-game losing streak thats sucked all the momentum out of a 4-1 start.Its not anything the opposing team is doing or the crowd. We just havent performed well, running back LeVeon Bell said. Dropping balls, penalties, whatever it may be. I just think weve got to get better.Haley often likes to turn to the no-huddle when the offense is in need of a jump start, though opportunities have been limited at best recently. While Pittsburgh did score 14 points in the fourth quarter against the Ravens, DeCastro allows it was basically garbage time with Baltimore up three touchdowns.Youve got to mix it up if somethings not working, DeCastro said. But I thought we had a good plan. It wasnt getting the job done maybe ... switch it up sooner and give us a chance.Maybe, but Pittsburghs defensive limitations mean the offense probably needs to control the ball instead of pushing the pace. With four of their next five on the road, the Steelers know they need to score -- fast, slow or in between -- if they want to chase down the Ravens in the so-so AFC North.We have a very high standard coming into this year, Haley said. At times weve been close to what were trying to get, other times we havent. We need to eliminate the (bad) habits.Game notes C Maurkice Pouncey (finger), WR Sammie Coates (finger), TE Ladarius Green (finger), TE Xavier Grimble (quadriceps) practiced Thursday. ... 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LOUIS -- Rookie Tavon Austin has missed another day of practice, lessening the odds hell be ready for the St. For the 30th time in the companys history, WWE takes over Thanksgiving week with its annual Survivor Series pay-per-view -- and this years edition offers no shortage of star power.Former WCW champion Goldberg makes his first appearance in a WWE ring since 2004, as he faces off with a familiar foe in?Brock Lesnar?in the main event at Torontos Air Canada Centre.In a nod to its original format, the WWE will also roll out three traditional Survivor Series elimination tag team matches, and this time all three will pit members of the Raw and SmackDown Live brands against each other. The most important matches of the six-bout card, however, at least in the long term, just might come in a pair of inter-promotional title bouts. Both the intercontinental and cruiserweight championships are on the line, and the result in either match could alter the landscape of the current brand extension.Lets take a closer look at whats at stake in each matchup heading into Sunday.Brock Lesnar vs. GoldbergThere have been plenty of highs and lows in the buildup to this grudge match, from Goldbergs emotional return on the Oct. 17 episode of Raw in Denver to the botched (and abandoned) promo from Lesnar and Paul Heyman one week later in Minneapolis.But through it all, WWE has stuck to its guns in building this feud without having the two combatants make physical contact with each other -- and thats gone a long way towards retaining the element of must-see curiosity as to exactly what this match will look like.Goldberg is not only 12 years removed from his last match, hes one month shy of turning 50. Fans caught a glimpse of the kind of shape hes is in during Mondays go-home episode of Raw, when he tore off his shirt to manhandle a group of security guards. Two weeks earlier, he stumbled while brawling with Rusev before lifting up the Bulgarian Brute and delivering his patented jackhammer move.Its difficult to know, however, exactly what to expect outside of the assumption that it will be physical. Goldberg said as much during multiple interviews on ESPN platforms, going as far as admitting he fully expects to be in the hospital after the match.Goldberg feasted on squash matches during his initial rise in WCW and was never considered a great worker. In fact, he was booed out of the building during his last WWE match -- a WrestleMania XX victory over Lesnar -- due to the crowds knowledge that both were set to leave the company. But hes consistently trained in various disciplines of martial arts since his 2004 departure, and hell likely implement those stiff and realistic strikes into his move set come Sunday.As far as what happens in the match, it likely depends upon Goldbergs true intentions moving forward. He told ESPN.com in October that this is a one-time appearance, and yet he showed interest in the idea of Sundays match evolving into future opportunities.Its logical to expect that Lesnar, still a top draw for WWE in his part-time role at 39, would go over. The recent history of ex-WCW stars making nostalgic returns only to job out (see Sting at WrestleMania 31) supports this theory. But if Goldberg has plans to extend his comeback to WrestleMania 33 next April, an upset victory isnt entirely out of the question.It all depends, of course, on how well Goldberg looks and feels on Sunday. For a performer so reliant upon intimidation and physicality, its fair to question whether he can channel enough of the Goldberg of old without looking too much like an old Goldberg.No one ever said playing fantasy booker with a 49-year-old this far removed from his most recent match was an exact science.Mens 5-on-5 elimination match: Raw vs. SmackDown Live(Kevin Owens,?Chris Jericho,?Roman Reigns,?Braun Strowman?and?Seth Rollins?for Raw;?AJ Styles,?Dean Ambrose,?Randy Orton,?Bray Wyatt?and?Shane McMahon?for SmackDown)WWE has done a decent job of building anticipation for this classic Survivor Series style match, despite the fact that nothing tangible is at stake outside of promotional bragging rights (and stern warnings not to fail from Raw commissioner?Stephanie McMahon?and SmackDown legend The Undertaker).The timing of The Undertakers return on Tuesday was an interesting wrinkle in this one. Not only did he cryptically announce his return to active duty beyond just an annual WrestleMania appearance, one has to assume the seeds for his next feud will be planted during this match.Chris Jericho certainly teased as much with a tweet he sent out in the early morning hours after SmackDown Live. But outside of?The Undertakers?presence, there are plenty of storylines to keep a?close eye on within this match.Is SmackDown commissioner Shane McMahons involvement in this match more about drawing eyeballs, or is it a strategic opportunity to escalate his sibling rivalry with sister Stephanie (and by proxy, his brother-in-law?Triple H)? How might SmackDown mascot?James Ellsworths?presence affect the ongoing feud between AJ Styles and Dean Ambrose? And?what happens?with the brewing Shield reunion between Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins, especially in a match against Ambrose?Whichever brand ends up winning the match is likely inconsequential. The real intrigue surrounds which superstar will get the biggest push as the sole surrvivor. Cheap Brazil Soccer Jerseys. Considering the time put into his recent push as a solo act, Braun Strowman, who will likely face off at some point against former teammate Bray Wyatt, could prove to be a wild card in this regard.Womens 5-on-5 elimination match: Raw vs. SmackDown Live(Charlotte Flair,?Bayley,?Nia Jax,?Alicia Fox?and?Sasha Banks?for Raw;?Nikki Bella,?Becky Lynch,?Alexa Bliss,?Carmella?and?Naomi?for SmackDown)This match offers an interesting contrast between the depth of SmackDowns team and the top-heavy star power on Raw. Outside of that dynamic, there hasnt been much of a storyline in the buildup (not to mention much at stake in the match).Tuesdays go-home episode of SmackDown featured a run-in from the Raw team, as all five members emerged from the crowd to take down Nikki Bella before the cavalry arrived to even things out. But the sequence demanded a sizable suspension of disbelief, as we saw uber-babyface Bayley take part in a 5-on-1 stomping, which took something away from the overall moment.One thing was certain from the melee: Even though Becky Lynch is the SmackDown champion, Bella remains the brands biggest draw, and seeing the rekindling of her rivalry with Raw champion Charlotte was a fun wrinkle. Bella, who has been stuck playing the role of helpless babyface in an underwhelming feud with Carmella of late, may not need a belt to justify her star status, but the rub that comes with being the sole survivor surely wouldnt hurt her cause in this case.10-on-10 tag team elimination match: Raw vs. SmackDown Live(The New Day,?Sheamus?&?Cesaro,?Luke Gallows?&?Karl Anderson,?Enzo Amore?&?Big Cass?and?The Shining Stars?for Raw;?Heath Slater?&?Rhyno,?The Hype Bros,?American Alpha,?The Usos?and?Breezango?for SmackDown)The ring apron will be as crowded as ever for this one, which should provide a nostalgic visual to the early days of Survivor Series. From there, it will be interesting to see how bitter enemies coexist on the same team, with plenty of potential for spinoffs into new feuds.The ongoing feud between Gallows & Anderson and Enzo & Big Cass has been hot, and its conceivable that their hatred for each other could lead to Raws demise. The New Days loss on the go-home Raw proved some more vulnerability as well, but if were looking at it with a traditional booking approach, theyll persevere at Survivor Series.Its hard to say exactly what kind of positives can come from this match, but the team that could undoubtedly benefit most from the push of being sole survivors would be American Alpha, which saw what should have been a hot feud with The Usos curiously put on the back burner of late.WWE Intercontinental Championship: The Miz (c) vs. Sami ZaynIn terms of WWEs immediate future within its current brand extension, this is the most important match on Sundays card. The stipulation in place is that if?Sami Zayn?wins, the title comes with?him back to the Raw brand.The Mizs?surprise victory over?Dolph Ziggler?on Tuesday, earning him his sixth career intercontinental title reign, added a late wrinkle to this one and shouldnt rob too much from its potential to?steal the show on Sunday inside the ring. Whats most intriguing in this case, however, is what happens after the match.Theres been enough teasing in recent weeks from SmackDown general manager?Daniel Bryan?that a trade of Miz to the Raw brand was possible. Considering Raws inconsistent run of late in the?court of public opinion from fans, the addition of a great talker like The Miz could certainly help matters.Should he lose the belt to the very deserving Zayn, whos floundered since a seemingly career-altering victory over Owens in July, it would put the intercontinental title back on Raw. Without the lingering value of holding the title, it wouldnt be inconceivable at that point to see The Miz follow him to Monday nights. Just the same, there has been equal chatter of late from Bryan on Talking Smack about how unhappy both Zayn and Cesaro are on Raw, and that he would welcome seeing at least one of them head to the land of opportunity that is SmackDown; even in a loss, and maybe especially so, Zayn could use a fresh start.However it ends up playing out, a minor shakeup of the rosters just four months into the brand split could go a long way in keeping things fresh as things closer to the Royal Rumble and the start of WrestleMania season.WWE cruiserweight championship: The Brian Kendrick (c) vs. KalistoThis match also features a potentially landscape-changing stipulation, wherein if Kalisto wins, both the title and the entire cruiserweight division would follow him back to the SmackDown brand.In a way, WWE may have already tipped its hand as to the result of this match, thanks to the recent announcement that 205 Live, a new cruiserweight-exclusive show debuting Nov. 29, will be filmed in the same arena each week as SmackDown Live on Tuesday nights.Despite the top-shelf heel work in recent months from?Brian Kendrick, who captured the title from inaugural champion?TJ Perkins?last month at Hell in a Cell,?Kalisto?appears made?for?the?cruiserweight division and could do well as its face. 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Ive never been a part of something like that like, `What are we gonna do? Its not like we were getting manhandled where youre `Alright, theyre better than us. It was frustrating.While offensive coordinator Todd Haley pointed to Ben Roethlisbergers rustiness coming back from left knee surgery as part of the problem in Baltimore -- leading to a limited playbook designed to protect the franchise quarterback -- as part of the issue, it wasnt the only one. The Steelers couldnt run either, mustering just 36 yards on 18 carries, creating a snowball effect that led to numerous third-and-long situations and ultimately, a season-high 10 punts by Jordan Berry.Pittsburgh is converting just 31 percent of its third downs during its three-game road slide, compared to a 42 percent conversion rate at home, where the Steelers also average 28.8 points. The disparity is jarring.You know, we go on the road and its obviously a lot louder, Roethlisberger said. And you have to use the silent count and that means `head bob, gun or under center. So just some kind of timing could be off a little bit ... We pride ourselves in years past here being a great road football team. And we need to do that. Were going to have to start this week.Thats typically not a problem for Roethlisberger in Cleveland, where hes lost just twice in 11 career starts. Overall, though, the gap between his effectiveness at home and on the road is widening. During Haleys four-plus seasons calling the plays, Roethlisberger is 15-18 with 45 touchdowns and 31 interceptions away from Heinz Field. Compare that to a 24-9 mark with 82 touchdowns and 23 picks when he wakes up on game day a short drive from the Terrible Towel twirling masses.There are numerous other variables at play, including a defense thats not exactly lights out anymore and one forced to go the rest of the season without defensive end Cam Heyward , who is out with a pectoral injury.That puts the onus on the offense to carry even more of the load. Its one the Steelers have looked perfectly capable of bearing at times, though not nearly enough during a four-game losing streak thats sucked all the momentum out of a 4-1 start.Its not anything the opposing team is doing or the crowd. We just havent performed well, running back LeVeon Bell said. Dropping balls, penalties, whatever it may be. I just think weve got to get better.Haley often likes to turn to the no-huddle when the offense is in need of a jump start, though opportunities have been limited at best recently. While Pittsburgh did score 14 points in the fourth quarter against the Ravens, DeCastro allows it was basically garbage time with Baltimore up three touchdowns.Youve got to mix it up if somethings not working, DeCastro said. But I thought we had a good plan. It wasnt getting the job done maybe ... switch it up sooner and give us a chance.Maybe, but Pittsburghs defensive limitations mean the offense probably needs to control the ball instead of pushing the pace. With four of their next five on the road, the Steelers know they need to score -- fast, slow or in between -- if they want to chase down the Ravens in the so-so AFC North.We have a very high standard coming into this year, Haley said. At times weve been close to what were trying to get, other times we havent. We need to eliminate the (bad) habits.Game notes C Maurkice Pouncey (finger), WR Sammie Coates (finger), TE Ladarius Green (finger), TE Xavier Grimble (quadriceps) practiced Thursday. ... 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LOUIS -- Rookie Tavon Austin has missed another day of practice, lessening the odds hell be ready for the St. For the 30th time in the companys history, WWE takes over Thanksgiving week with its annual Survivor Series pay-per-view -- and this years edition offers no shortage of star power.Former WCW champion Goldberg makes his first appearance in a WWE ring since 2004, as he faces off with a familiar foe in?Brock Lesnar?in the main event at Torontos Air Canada Centre.In a nod to its original format, the WWE will also roll out three traditional Survivor Series elimination tag team matches, and this time all three will pit members of the Raw and SmackDown Live brands against each other. The most important matches of the six-bout card, however, at least in the long term, just might come in a pair of inter-promotional title bouts. Both the intercontinental and cruiserweight championships are on the line, and the result in either match could alter the landscape of the current brand extension.Lets take a closer look at whats at stake in each matchup heading into Sunday.Brock Lesnar vs. GoldbergThere have been plenty of highs and lows in the buildup to this grudge match, from Goldbergs emotional return on the Oct. 17 episode of Raw in Denver to the botched (and abandoned) promo from Lesnar and Paul Heyman one week later in Minneapolis.But through it all, WWE has stuck to its guns in building this feud without having the two combatants make physical contact with each other -- and thats gone a long way towards retaining the element of must-see curiosity as to exactly what this match will look like.Goldberg is not only 12 years removed from his last match, hes one month shy of turning 50. Fans caught a glimpse of the kind of shape hes is in during Mondays go-home episode of Raw, when he tore off his shirt to manhandle a group of security guards. Two weeks earlier, he stumbled while brawling with Rusev before lifting up the Bulgarian Brute and delivering his patented jackhammer move.Its difficult to know, however, exactly what to expect outside of the assumption that it will be physical. Goldberg said as much during multiple interviews on ESPN platforms, going as far as admitting he fully expects to be in the hospital after the match.Goldberg feasted on squash matches during his initial rise in WCW and was never considered a great worker. In fact, he was booed out of the building during his last WWE match -- a WrestleMania XX victory over Lesnar -- due to the crowds knowledge that both were set to leave the company. But hes consistently trained in various disciplines of martial arts since his 2004 departure, and hell likely implement those stiff and realistic strikes into his move set come Sunday.As far as what happens in the match, it likely depends upon Goldbergs true intentions moving forward. He told ESPN.com in October that this is a one-time appearance, and yet he showed interest in the idea of Sundays match evolving into future opportunities.Its logical to expect that Lesnar, still a top draw for WWE in his part-time role at 39, would go over. The recent history of ex-WCW stars making nostalgic returns only to job out (see Sting at WrestleMania 31) supports this theory. But if Goldberg has plans to extend his comeback to WrestleMania 33 next April, an upset victory isnt entirely out of the question.It all depends, of course, on how well Goldberg looks and feels on Sunday. For a performer so reliant upon intimidation and physicality, its fair to question whether he can channel enough of the Goldberg of old without looking too much like an old Goldberg.No one ever said playing fantasy booker with a 49-year-old this far removed from his most recent match was an exact science.Mens 5-on-5 elimination match: Raw vs. SmackDown Live(Kevin Owens,?Chris Jericho,?Roman Reigns,?Braun Strowman?and?Seth Rollins?for Raw;?AJ Styles,?Dean Ambrose,?Randy Orton,?Bray Wyatt?and?Shane McMahon?for SmackDown)WWE has done a decent job of building anticipation for this classic Survivor Series style match, despite the fact that nothing tangible is at stake outside of promotional bragging rights (and stern warnings not to fail from Raw commissioner?Stephanie McMahon?and SmackDown legend The Undertaker).The timing of The Undertakers return on Tuesday was an interesting wrinkle in this one. Not only did he cryptically announce his return to active duty beyond just an annual WrestleMania appearance, one has to assume the seeds for his next feud will be planted during this match.Chris Jericho certainly teased as much with a tweet he sent out in the early morning hours after SmackDown Live. But outside of?The Undertakers?presence, there are plenty of storylines to keep a?close eye on within this match.Is SmackDown commissioner Shane McMahons involvement in this match more about drawing eyeballs, or is it a strategic opportunity to escalate his sibling rivalry with sister Stephanie (and by proxy, his brother-in-law?Triple H)? How might SmackDown mascot?James Ellsworths?presence affect the ongoing feud between AJ Styles and Dean Ambrose? And?what happens?with the brewing Shield reunion between Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins, especially in a match against Ambrose?Whichever brand ends up winning the match is likely inconsequential. The real intrigue surrounds which superstar will get the biggest push as the sole surrvivor. Cheap Brazil Soccer Jerseys. Considering the time put into his recent push as a solo act, Braun Strowman, who will likely face off at some point against former teammate Bray Wyatt, could prove to be a wild card in this regard.Womens 5-on-5 elimination match: Raw vs. SmackDown Live(Charlotte Flair,?Bayley,?Nia Jax,?Alicia Fox?and?Sasha Banks?for Raw;?Nikki Bella,?Becky Lynch,?Alexa Bliss,?Carmella?and?Naomi?for SmackDown)This match offers an interesting contrast between the depth of SmackDowns team and the top-heavy star power on Raw. Outside of that dynamic, there hasnt been much of a storyline in the buildup (not to mention much at stake in the match).Tuesdays go-home episode of SmackDown featured a run-in from the Raw team, as all five members emerged from the crowd to take down Nikki Bella before the cavalry arrived to even things out. But the sequence demanded a sizable suspension of disbelief, as we saw uber-babyface Bayley take part in a 5-on-1 stomping, which took something away from the overall moment.One thing was certain from the melee: Even though Becky Lynch is the SmackDown champion, Bella remains the brands biggest draw, and seeing the rekindling of her rivalry with Raw champion Charlotte was a fun wrinkle. Bella, who has been stuck playing the role of helpless babyface in an underwhelming feud with Carmella of late, may not need a belt to justify her star status, but the rub that comes with being the sole survivor surely wouldnt hurt her cause in this case.10-on-10 tag team elimination match: Raw vs. SmackDown Live(The New Day,?Sheamus?&?Cesaro,?Luke Gallows?&?Karl Anderson,?Enzo Amore?&?Big Cass?and?The Shining Stars?for Raw;?Heath Slater?&?Rhyno,?The Hype Bros,?American Alpha,?The Usos?and?Breezango?for SmackDown)The ring apron will be as crowded as ever for this one, which should provide a nostalgic visual to the early days of Survivor Series. From there, it will be interesting to see how bitter enemies coexist on the same team, with plenty of potential for spinoffs into new feuds.The ongoing feud between Gallows & Anderson and Enzo & Big Cass has been hot, and its conceivable that their hatred for each other could lead to Raws demise. The New Days loss on the go-home Raw proved some more vulnerability as well, but if were looking at it with a traditional booking approach, theyll persevere at Survivor Series.Its hard to say exactly what kind of positives can come from this match, but the team that could undoubtedly benefit most from the push of being sole survivors would be American Alpha, which saw what should have been a hot feud with The Usos curiously put on the back burner of late.WWE Intercontinental Championship: The Miz (c) vs. Sami ZaynIn terms of WWEs immediate future within its current brand extension, this is the most important match on Sundays card. The stipulation in place is that if?Sami Zayn?wins, the title comes with?him back to the Raw brand.The Mizs?surprise victory over?Dolph Ziggler?on Tuesday, earning him his sixth career intercontinental title reign, added a late wrinkle to this one and shouldnt rob too much from its potential to?steal the show on Sunday inside the ring. Whats most intriguing in this case, however, is what happens after the match.Theres been enough teasing in recent weeks from SmackDown general manager?Daniel Bryan?that a trade of Miz to the Raw brand was possible. Considering Raws inconsistent run of late in the?court of public opinion from fans, the addition of a great talker like The Miz could certainly help matters.Should he lose the belt to the very deserving Zayn, whos floundered since a seemingly career-altering victory over Owens in July, it would put the intercontinental title back on Raw. Without the lingering value of holding the title, it wouldnt be inconceivable at that point to see The Miz follow him to Monday nights. Just the same, there has been equal chatter of late from Bryan on Talking Smack about how unhappy both Zayn and Cesaro are on Raw, and that he would welcome seeing at least one of them head to the land of opportunity that is SmackDown; even in a loss, and maybe especially so, Zayn could use a fresh start.However it ends up playing out, a minor shakeup of the rosters just four months into the brand split could go a long way in keeping things fresh as things closer to the Royal Rumble and the start of WrestleMania season.WWE cruiserweight championship: The Brian Kendrick (c) vs. KalistoThis match also features a potentially landscape-changing stipulation, wherein if Kalisto wins, both the title and the entire cruiserweight division would follow him back to the SmackDown brand.In a way, WWE may have already tipped its hand as to the result of this match, thanks to the recent announcement that 205 Live, a new cruiserweight-exclusive show debuting Nov. 29, will be filmed in the same arena each week as SmackDown Live on Tuesday nights.Despite the top-shelf heel work in recent months from?Brian Kendrick, who captured the title from inaugural champion?TJ Perkins?last month at Hell in a Cell,?Kalisto?appears made?for?the?cruiserweight division and could do well as its face. 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OKLAHOMA CITY -- There were few indications before August that Russell Westbrook would be so willing to be the hero downtrodden Thunder fans needed. Cheap Football Australia Jerseys .For years, the sometimes combustible Westbrook toiled in Kevin Durants shadow. He often was viewed as the talented, selfish player who was as likely to get in Durants way as he was to make a winning play. His flashy style seemed at odds with small-market Oklahoma City so when Durant, who seemingly was a better fit in OKC, left for rival Golden State, fear that Westbrook would bolt for a larger market increased.He didnt. He chose to re-sign with the Thunder and now that he has answered the call, its time to deliver.We know a few things about Russell at this point, Thunder general manager Sam Presti said. Hes going to bring his lunch pail every day. Hes going to compete. Hes going to inspire. Hes going to show great conviction and courage to his teammates, to the city, to the organization. And from there, we have to figure out how that comes together.That trek begins Wednesday in Philadelphia when Oklahoma City officially tips off the post-Durant era in its season opener against the 76ers.Westbrook is now the unquestioned leader of the Thunder and player folks behind the scenes knew -- the thoughtful, humble, giving man -- has more readily come to the surface. He has gone to great lengths to connect with Thunder fans in recent months.Among other things, he unveiled his new line of True Religion clothing near downtown Oklahoma City and he attended an Oklahoma home football game against Louisiana-Monroe wearing a custom-made Sooners jersey. When he was introduced to the crowd before the Thunders preseason home opener, he got the kinds of cheers normally reserved for a return from injury.Westbrook seems more at ease on the court, too. His preseason play seemed more effortless than electric, with an occasional flourish.I want the team to play how they want to play, Westbrook said. I mean, its not totally up to me how we play. You have to adjust to the team you have and adjust on a night-in, night-out basis on how you want to play. You want to play fast some nights and you want to play slow. I think it depends on the game, on the situation, who is on the floor.He is poised to put up astronomical numbers this season as he tries to keep the Thunder among the NBA elite.Last season Westbrook averaged 23.5 points and career highs of 10.4 assists and 7.8 rebounds. He posted 18 triple-doubles, the most for a player since Magic Johnson had 18 during the 1981-82 season. The two-time All-Star MVP and former scoring champion could do more damage without Durant, but the Thunder dont want too much pressure on him.I think we have to be able to play in a way thats not just relying on him to do everything and create every single shot, whether its him making the shot or making the play for another guy, Thunder forward Nick Collison said.Westbrook already has left an impression on his new backcourt mate Victor Oladipo, who was acquired in the trade that sent defensive enforcer Serge Ibaka to Orlando.After working with Russ, I can see the intensity in how serious he was about his craft, Oladipo said. But one thing that I realized that after guarding him for three years -- I can see why hes so effective at what he does. I definitely stole that from him, and Im going to take it and run as fast as I can with it.How Oladipo and the rest of the Thunder do in keeping up with Russell will determine how much success the team will have. Oklahoma City is no longer considered the team to beat in championship conversations, and thats fine with Westbrook. He said the team embraces the underdog role.I love it, he said. I love it, man. I think its a great challenge, not just for myself, but for our whole team. I think just from talking to the guys throughout the summer, they understand that. They want to win. They want to get better.---Follow Cliff Brunt on Twitter (at)CliffBruntAP . Cheap Australia Soccer Jerseys . Howard Ganz, an MLB lawyer, said in a letter to U.S. District Judge Edgardo Ramos that Rodriguezs claims do not come "remotely close" to what is needed to overturn an arbitration decision in federal court. Womens Australia Jerseys .S District Court against Major League Baseball, the Office of the Commissioner and his own union, the MLBPA. http://www.cheapaustraliajerseys.com/ . Nigeria beat surprise package Ethiopia 2-0 in the second leg of their playoff for a comfortable 4-1 aggregate victory. 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Fresh off a stint on the gymnastics rings, Hurricanes and All Blacks flyer Nehe Milner-Skudder cant wait to play rugby again.The 26-year-old hasnt played since dislocating his left shoulder against the Blues in March.The injury ruled him out of the Hurricanes title-winning Super Rugby campaign, as well as the All Blacks entire Test program.But a long and frustrating recuperation is almost over for the eight-cap livewire, with a pre-season return slated for February 3 against the Auckland-based Blues.Hes likely to then take part in the following weeks Brisbane Tens tournament.Ive already got the calendar, ticking off the days, Ive been excited for a couple months, Milner-Skudder told reporters.The medical team is happy with how its tracking, so Im going to rip into it and go hard when I get the chance.The Hurricanes, missing many of their holidaying Test stars, have been mixing up their pre-season workouts with cycling, gymnastics, Pilates and boxing.Eschewiing full contact training, the reigning Super Rugby champions were also playing plenty of touch rugby and conditioning games. 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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Royals finished this season a long way from where they finished last season.In time, location and record.Instead of capping a World Series championship on a crisp November night in New York, the Royals ended their year with a 3-2 loss to the Cleveland Indians on a mild Sunday afternoon in early October.It left them 81-81, their first non-winning season in four years.We were just one win away from having a winning season, Royals manager Ned Yost said. We had four cracks at it at the end of the year and just couldnt get it. Offensively, we just couldnt do it.The Tigers loss to the Braves coupled with the Red Soxs loss to the Blue Jays gave Cleveland (94-67) homefield advantage in the divisional round. The newly minted AL Central champions open against Boston (93-69) on Thursday at Progressive field with Trevor Bauer slated to take the hill.You get to the last weekend of the year, you see a lot of guys kind of tailing off, said Francona, who has yet to win a postseason game in Cleveland. Our guys never did that.Not even in their regular-season finale.Josh Tomlin (13-9) dueled with the Royals Ian Kennedy (11-11) into the eighth before finally pulling ahead. Carlos Santana drew a walk off Kennedy to start the inning, Jason Kipnis followed with a double and Francisco Lindor hit a fly ball deep enough to right field for the lead.Tomlin got the first batter in the eighth before Andrew Miller finished it up, and Cody Allen handled the ninth to earn his 32nd save and give the Indians a nice boost heading into the playoffs.Ive never really experienced the postseason, said Tomlin, the expected Game 3 starter, so I know Ill be ready when that time comes. We knew we put ourselves in good position.It was a frustrating finale to an injury plagued season for the Royals, who had been to the past two World Series and were coming off their first championship since 1985. A dismal July nearly buried them, an inspired August got them back into contention, and a stumbling finish left them at .500.Meanwhile, there were so many playoff permutations riding on the final day of the regular season that Fraancona was still trying to sort everything out 3 hours before first pitch. Cheap Brewers Jerseys. The only thing he knew was his club was playing Boston on Thursday -- somewhere.So, the Indians chose to focus solely on a club theyve dominated this season.They fell into a 1-0 hole when Jarrod Dyson and Whit Merrifield opened the game with doubles off Tomlin, the expected Game 3 starter in the divisional series, but the lead didnt even last the two innings.The Indians answered in the third when Tyler Naquin was plunked by a pitch from Kennedy, and Yan Gomes went deep to left field on the first big league pitch hed seen since July 17.Kansas City tied it up when Cheslor Cuthbert homered leading off the fifth inning.Tomlin wound up allowing two runs on six hits in 7 1/3 innings, retiring the final 10 he faced. Kennedy retired 13 in a row during a similar stretch, giving up three runs on four hits in 7 2/3 innings.One mistake, I gave up a home run and it kind of cost me, Kennedy said. Overall, I was really happy how the outing went. At least, I gave our team a real solid chance.TRAINERS ROOMIndians: Gomes, activated from the 60-day DL on Friday, started for the first time since breaking his right hand in a rehab game Sept. 14. Its been a long way back, Gomes said. They said I cant hurt it any more. Youll just have to play through it, play through the pain.Royals: 1B Eric Hosmer missed the finale with a wrist issue hes been battling for weeks. C Sal Perez was the DH to protect an ailing hamstring. ... RHP Dillon Gee is scheduled to have another procedure Oct. 11 for blood clots in his shoulder and lung. The issue popped up during a start in Detroit.UP NEXTIndians: The chase begins for their first playoff victory since 2007, when they lost to the Red Sox -- managed by Francona -- in a seven-game AL championship series.Royals: Time to think about next season. General manager Dayton Moore has some roster decisions to make, including whether to exercise team options on SS Alcides Escobar and RHP Wade Davis. 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OKLAHOMA CITY -- The way Kevin Martin describes it, the Oklahoma City Thunder lost the "vision" of a potential championship run the morning they learned All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook would be out for the rest of the post-season. Indiana Pacers Jerseys Online . Despite fighting to the end in a series of narrow losses to Memphis, the Thunders season -- which seemed so promising even when the playoffs began -- is over much sooner than expected following a five-game loss in the Western Conference semifinals. After making it to the NBA Finals a year earlier, Oklahoma City claimed the No. 1 seed in the West and was the favourite to make it back and challenge the Miami Heat for the title. And then? "We lost the guy that has the keys to our car," Martin said Thursday. The Thunders offence fizzled without Westbrooks scoring punch and ability to create shots for teammates. To make matters worse, they drew the Grizzlies and their league-best defence in the second round. Three-time scoring champion Kevin Durant tried to pick up the slack, but to no avail. "Lets face it, Russells really good. Hes not only one of the best point guards, hes one of best players in the league," coach Scott Brooks said. "He has earned that with all of the work he has put in. He has a great work ethic and a great attitude to improve every day, and his will to win is at the highest level. "We are a much better team -- theres no ands, ifs, buts about that. But were not an excuse team either." Right up until the end, the club believed it could overcome even Westbrooks injury, suffered in a chance collision with Houstons Patrick Beverley in Game 2 of the first round. But after winning the next game, Oklahoma City went 2-6 without Westbrook. "It ended too soon. Thats what Im going to say about the whole experience," Martin said. "I think the year, we set ourselves up to be Western Conference champions this year. Heading into the playoffs, we was playing such great basketball and then you have a fluke injury. You know thats part of sports but you never want to think its going to happen to you or your team. "I feel like thats how our season will be looked at now. Its more like a what if season." The Thunder won 60 games in the regular season and had the best record in the West for the first time since 1996, when the franchise was in Seattle. But all that was thrown out when Westbrook tore cartilage in his right knee during the collision with Beverley and needed surgery. Durant said hed still look back on the season for the good times spent with teammates and the opportunities for growth, not a simply a wasted year. "Im going to be who Im going to be. Im not Kobe Bryant, Im not Michael Jordan, not LeBron James, not Magic Johnson. Im me," Durant said. "Im not going to ever compromise myself or my integrity or what I believe in to win some basketball games or to win a championship. Thats just how I was brought up. "Im always going to fight for the game I love. Im going to claw until the last buzzer sounds. If thats after the championship, then of course Ill be happy. Im not satisfied just being in this league and losing." Durant ended up second in the NBA scoring race to New Yorks Carmelo Anthony but improved his efficiency, becoming one of a handful of players in league history to make at least 50 per cent of his field-goal attempts, 40 per cent of his 3-pointers and 90 per cent of his foul shots. After Westbrooks injury, Durant averaged 31.8 points, 9.9 rebounds and 6.2 assists. It still wasnt enough to lift his team. "You dont win championships ... You dont win playoff series or games with one or two guys. Its always about a team late in the season. Its always about a team in the playoffs," Durant said. "Were going to need everybody to step up, and I like the way we grew up as a unit." Some key decisions loom in the off-season for the franchise that traded eventual All-Star James Harden away at the end of training camp in a bid for financial flexibility under the salary cap. Most notably, Martin will be an unrestricted free agent and may have to take a pay cut to return to the team. "Im at a point in my career where I dont need to get what I can get. ... I have a vision of what I want my career to be, and the main thing is happiness and being a part of something special," Martin said. Cheap Nike Pacers Jerseys . The 31-year-old Spain midfielder hasnt played since Madrid lost in the Copa del Rey final to Atletico Madrid in May due to back and foot injuries. Wholesale Indiana Pacers Jerseys . Vettel was 0.168 seconds faster than Red Bull teammate Mark Webber around the Suzuka circuit. Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg was two tenths of a second off Vettel. "The car balance is decent, but I think we can still improve," Vettel said. http://www.cheappacersjerseys.us/ .C. -- When North Carolina freshman Ryan Switzer reported to training camp in August he was a little miffed to learn he was third on the depth chart at punt returner. NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Yale star Makai Mason will miss the season with a broken right foot.School spokesman Timothy Bennett says the 6-foot-1 guard came down awkwardly on the foot during a closed scrimmage against Boston University on Saturday and will need surgery.Mason averaged 16 points and 3.8 assists per game last season as a sophomore and was named to the All-Ivy Leaague first team. Cheap Indiana Pacers Jerseys. He led Yale to its first NCAA Tournament since 1962 and scored a career-high 31 points the teams upset win over Baylor in the first round.Mason declared for the NBA draft, but withdrew his name before the deadline. 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(STATS) -- Potential changes in how the FCS playoff field is selected may decrease the number of rematches this year. Jacques Plante Jersey .But everybody will probably wish for a rematch between top-ranked North Dakota State and No. 8 Eastern Washington after the five-time reigning FCS champion Bison won a 50-44 overtime classic over the Eagles at the Fargodome on Saturday.NDSU safety Tre Dempsey intercepted Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud on the second play of overtime to set up Lance Dunns 25-yard touchdown run around the left end on the Bisons first play of their possession.Thats a great team that we just played, NDSU coach Chris Klieman said. Im so proud of our guys for staying the course. We knew it was going to be a back-and-forth game. And ultimately we got the stop we needed on defense -- what a great play by Tre -- and then I think we finally wore em down with the power play.NDSU (2-0) has won both of its home games in overtime after having never previously gone to the extra time at the Fargodome since the NCAA instituted overtime in 1996. The win also was the Bisons 44th straight at home against a non-conference opponent.The Missouri Valley Conference power was seeking a little revenge for the only previous meeting between the two teams -- Eastern Washingtons 38-31 OT win in the 2010 FCS playoff quarterfinals. That is the only loss in the Bisons FCS playoff history, and after EWU went on to win the FCS title that season, they have won the last five championships.The rematch six years later was worth the wait. Eastern Washington (1-1) played the second half and overtime without injured All-America wide receiver Cooper Kupp, who left with a right shoulder sprain after catching two first-half touchdowns. They gave him 61 TDs for his career, setting the Division I record.But Gubrud kept pressure on NDSUs young secondary, turning to wide receivers Stu Stiles and Kendrick Bourne as he threw for 450 yards and four touchdowns.The visitors from the Big Sky Conference trailed by double digits four times -- 21-7, 28-17, 35-24 and 41-31 -- and never led until the freshman Tamarick Pierce plowed in from 1 yard out for a 44-41 advantage with 4:32 left.The Bison responded with a 15-play, 71-yard scoring drive, which Cam Pedersen capped with a 28-yard, game-tying field goal with 42 seconds remaining.Eastern Washington had a chance to win in regulation, but Jordan Dascalo missed badly on a 49-yard field goal with six seconds remaining.Anytime you just play against great competition and against great players, it helps you as you go further in your season, EWU coach Beau Baldwin said. Thats especially true with our non-conference schedule heading into our conference schedule, which is always tough. We can take a lot from this, and we will.The two teams racked up 1,093 yards of offense (EWU 556; NDSU 537). Gubrud added 49 yards and a touchdown on the ground while Stiles (eight receptions, 169 yards, one touchdown) and Bourne (eight receptions, 133 yards) were his favorite targets. NDSU quarterback Easton Stick, now 10-0 as a starter, passed for a career-high 257 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 60 yards and a score, while Dunn had 14 carries for 128 yards and two touchdowns.I was really pleased with Lance and how hard he ran the football, Klieman said, how he hit the holes, playing with a lot of confidence, and it showed on that last run.All-America linebacker Nick DeLuca, who suffered a right shoulder separation in the season opener against Charleston Southern, returned to the NDSU lineup to post a team-high 14 tackles and 40-yard interception return for a touchdown.The schedules stay tough for both teams next Saturday. NDSU will try to extend a five-game winning streak against FBS opponents when it plays at Big Ten power Iowa. EWU, which defeated Washington State a week ago, will play its home opener against Northern Iowa, another FCS Top 10 team.---=STATS FCS TOP 25=No. 2 Richmond (2-0) 34, Norfolk State (1-1) 0Richmond limited Norfolk State to 122 yards while posting the shutout.Kyle Lauletta was 15 of 27 for 216 yards and two touchdowns with two interceptions. David Jones scored on a 68-yard punt return.---=No. 14 Montana (2-0) 20, No. 3 Northern Iowa (1-1) 14Montana won the second-biggest Big Sky-Missouri Valley matchup of the day, building a 20-7 lead and holding on to improve to 6-0 all-time versus UNH..Jerry Louie-McGhee scored on an 81-yard punt return as the Grizzlies struggled to only 206 yards on offense. Tyvis Smith rushed for 130 yards and a touchdown for UNI, which had beaten Big 12 member Iowa State last weekend.UNIs Karter Schult tied the school record with 5.5 tackles for loss.---=No. 6 Chattanooga (2-0) 34, Presbyterian (0-2) 0Quarterback Alejandro Bennifield had five total touchdowns to fuel Chattanooga. He completed 11 of 15 pass attempts for 279 yards and four touchdowns and scored once on the ground.Xavier Borishade caught three of the touchdown passes for 65, 35 and 68 yards, totaling 168 yards.The Mocs enjoyed a 496-196 advantage in yards.---=Florida State (2-0) 52, No. 7 Charleston Southern (1-2) 8Playing without 14 players, including 10 starters, Charleston Southern didnt mount any challenge against the nations No. 3-ranked FBS team. The Buccaneers fell to 0-18 all-time against FBS opponents.The defending Big South Conference champs have suspended 32 players for one game each for violating NCAA rules by using financial aid meant for books to purchase other items at the schools bookstore. The suspended starters on Saturday included the top two running backs, four offensive linemen and the two safeties.With quarterback Kyle Copeland lost to a season-ending knee injury, London Johnson made the start. He was ineffective before Robert Mitchell came on to go 7 of 20 for 142 yards with a 57-yard touchdown pass to Kameron Brown in the second quarter.---=No. 9 South Dakota State (1-1) 56, Drake (0-2) 28South Dakota States new Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium opened to an easy Jackrabitts win as quarterback Taryn Christion accounted five total touchdowns (four passing, one rushing). He was 24 of 28 for 228 yards.All three of wide receiver Jake Wienekes receptions went for short touchdowns.---=No. 10 Illinois State (2-0) 9, Northwestern (0-2) 7Having missed on a field goal and an extra point earlier in the game, Sean Slattery kicked a 33-yard field goal as time expired and Illinois State notched the fifth win by an FCS program over an FBS team this season (Eastern Illinois later made it six with a victory over Miami of Ohio).The Redbirds led 6-0 at halftime on George Moreiras 6-yard touchdown run in the final minute of the first half and it held up until Northwestern went ahead with 9:10 to play.Jake Kolbe completed 30 of 41 passes for 287 yards with two interceptions. All-America wide receiver Anthony Warrum caught nine passes for 116 yards.---=No. 12 James Madison (2-0) 56, Central Connecticut State (0-2) 21JMU cruised for the second straight week as quarterback Bryan Schor threw for three touchdowns and running backs Cardon Johnson (121 yards) and Khalid Abdullah both had two scores.The schedule gets tougher next Saturday as the Dukes visit North Carolina.---=No. 13 William & Mary (1-1) 24, Hampton (0-2) 14DeVonte Dedmon caught one of Steve Cluleys two touchdown passes, totaling seven receptions for 168 yards.Corey Parker and Isaiah Laster both had interceptions in the win.---=No. 15 The Citadel (2-0, 2-0 Southern) 19, Furman (0-2, 0-1) 14The Citadel won another Southern Conference game as Dominique Allen scored on a 1-yard plunge with 2:13 left in the game. Jordan Black ran for the Bulldogs other two touchdowns.All-America cornerback Dee Delaney had two interceptions.---=San Jose State (1-1) 66, No. 16 Portland State (1-1) 35Portland State self-destructed with six turnovers and San Jose State rolled up 409 rushing yards.The Vikings Paris Penn carried the ball 14 times for 137 yards and a touchdown. Despite struggling at quarterback, Alex Kuresa scored on a 78-yard touchdown pass from Josh Kraght.---=No. 17 Coastal Carolina (2-0) 49, Florida A&M (0-2) 10DeAngelo Henderson rushed for three touchdowns to set the Division I record with a TD in 28 straight games. He finished with 128 yards on 13 carries.Quarterback Josh Stilley also accounted for three TDs as Coastal Carolina continued to maul MEAC competition, improving to 22-1 all-time.---=No. 18 Western Illinois (2-0) 34, No. 19 Northern Arizona (0-2) 20Steve McShanes 62-yard touchdown run in the third quarter broke a 13-13 tie and Western Illinois went on to win its Top 25 matchup. McShane finished with 155 yards on 24 carries, also scoring on a 4-yard run.Sean McGuire passed for 336 yards and two touchdowns, dueling with fellow Northern Arizona sophomore Case Cookus, who was 26 of 33 for 263 yards and two touchdowns.McGuire, McShane and wide receiver Lance Lenoir (231 receiving yards) all posted career highs for yardage.---=West Virginia (2-0) 38, No. 20 Youngstown State (1-1) 21The game was tied 14-14 before West Virginia scored 17 unanswered points in the third quarter. Skyler Howard threw five touchdown passes for the Mountaineers.YSU quarterback Ricky Davis and wide receiver Alvin Bailey connected for a 74-yard touchdown pass.---=No. 22 Villanova (1-1) 26, Lehigh (0-2) 21Javon White scored on a 2-yard run with 4:20 left as Villanova erased a 21-20 deficit. The senior finished with 155 yards and two touchdowns on 23 carries.Zack Bednarczyk and Aaron Forbes added 92 and 87 yards, respectively, as the Wildcats totaled 396 yards on the ground.---=No. 24 New Hampshire (1-1) 39, Holy Cross (1-1) 28Dalton Crossan rushed for 199 yards and two touchdowns and finished with 262 all-purpose yards in New Hampshires inaugural game at Wildcat Stadium.UNH overcame the passing of Holy Cross senior Peter Pujals, who was 42 of 64 for 427 yards and three touchdowns against two interceptions. He also rushed for a touchdown.---=Bowling Green (1-1) 27, No. 25 North Dakota (0-2) 26North Dakota pulled within 27-26 on Keaton Studsruds 3-yard touchdown pass to Stetson Carr with 13 seconds remaining. The Fighting Hawks went for the 2-point conversion and the win, but Studsruds pass to Carr in the corner of the end zone skipped off the receivers fingertips.John Santiago carried the ball 18 times for 119 yards and a touchdown in the loss.Corey Parker and Isaiah Lester both had interceptions in the win.---=No. 23 North Carolina A&T (1-0) at Kent State (0-1), (n)No. 11 McNeese (1-0) at UL-Lafayette (0-1), (n)No. 5 Jacksonville State (1-0) at LSU (0-1), (n)---=IDLE=No. 4 Sam Houston State (1-0)No. 21 Colgate (0-1) Ken Dryden Jersey . Dallas hasnt ruled out the star quarterback for Sunday nights game against Philadelphia, but all signs point to Romos back injury pushing Kyle Orton into the starting role after two years of limited play as the backup. Surely Ortons name isnt the first that comes to mind for fans wanting a change after years of damaging interceptions, fumbles or, most infamously, the field goal flub when Romo dropped the snap on a kick that could have won his first playoff game in 2006. Mark Streit Jersey . Goals from Jerome Boateng, Franck Ribery and Thomas Mueller extended Bayerns unbeaten run to a record 37 matches. "This record is incredible," Bayern coach Pep Guardiola said. http://www.canadiensauthority.com/authentic-jacob-de-la-rose-canadiens-jersey/ . LOUIS -- Theres no telling how these wacky World Series games will end. TORONTO -- While the Raptors were bouncing back for an impressive win against the Hornets in Charlotte on Friday, the New York Knicks were literally being bounced in Boston in a loss to the Celtics.The teams meet Saturday at the Air Canada Centre with the Raptors riding the high of two road wins over tough opponents and the Knicks merely trying to regain their composure after Carmelo Anthony and Brandon Jennings were ejected from the game in Boston.DeMar DeRozan continued his run of 30-plus point games with 34 against the Hornets, who used an 18-0 run to take a 10-point lead before the Raptors came back for the 113-111 victory.He has scored 30 or more points in seven of eight games this season.Anthony had 12 points when he was ejected in the second quarter of the 115-87 loss to the Celtics after he picked up two technical fouls. Jennings was tossed late in the game, also being assessed two technical fouls. The Knicks took six technical on the game overall.I was just frustrated, we were getting blown out, Jennings said. We were getting blown out. I felt we got punked tonight.I cant comment on that, but on some of those, I cant blame the guys, Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek said. When (Anthony) gets kicked out early like that, he was playing well, we were hanging in there and climbed back into the game, then KP (Kristaps Porzingis) gets a third foul. Its tough when those two guys are not able to play a full rotation.The Knicks, who are 3-5, will have a quick turnaround to figure things out on how to deal with the Raptors who welcomed back center Jonas Valanciunas Friday after he missed twoo games with a left knee contusion and forward-guard Terrence Ross after he missed a game with a sprained finger. Guy Lafleur Jersey. Raptors coach Dwane Casey would not commit to playing both on back-to-back nights.Valanciunas scored 12 points and gathered eight rebounds in 21 minutes against the Hornets on Friday and Ross scored eight points in 20 minutes off the bench.DeRozan is not only scoring a lot of points, he is scoring them when it counts, in crunch time.Win, win, just win, he said after dominating down the stretch Friday. As long as I know Im out there trying whatever I need to do to win, Im fine with that. Thats just my mentality. Understanding teammates look to you, coaches look to you, and this is what you work for, to be in that position. I try to make the most out of them every time.Ive been watching (DeRozan) for a long time, but its honestly crazy what he is doing, Raptors reserve guard Norman Powell said. We are witnessing history. Its great to watch.Powell did not play during the first three quarters on Friday but was used defensively for 10 minutes late in the game when the Raptors tried to find ways to stop Kemba Walker.Its great that hes looking down the line when we need stops, or we need somebody to go in there and change the game up and he puts you in there, Powell said. I feel like Im building a little bit of trust in that, just waiting for my opportunities when they come, and just going in there and trying to make an impact when I play. Nike NFL Jerseys China Jerseys NFL Cheap Cheap NFL T-shirts Wholesale NFL White Jerseys Wholesale NFL Camo Jerseys China Jerseys Cheap Jerseys China ' ' ' 
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