SPORTS HEADLINES: TODAY'S SPORTS NEWS HEADLINES [30 NOVEMBER, 2017].


Thu, 30 Nov 2017
For the second straight season, the Canadian side has won the Eastern Conference and earned a place in next week's final 


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Thu, 30 Nov 2017
For the second straight season, the Canadian side has won the Eastern Conference and earned a place in next week's final 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The U.S. national team striker shook off an ankle injury long enough to score a series-clinching goal and earn some redemption after a rough stretch 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The U.S. national team striker shook off an ankle injury long enough to score a series-clinching goal and earn some redemption after a rough stretch 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Former Chelsea and Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas will turn his attention to motorsport at the Dakar Rally next year. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis was ejected in the second quarter of Wednesday night's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves for arguing a foul call with an official.According to Alan Horton of the Timberwolves' radio team, the ejection was the first of Davis' 355-game career.The Brow was well on his way to a brilliant night before he was tossed. In 18 minutes, Davis piled up 17 points (7-of-13 shooting) and five rebounds.Davis should be back on the floor Friday 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Antonio Rudiger netted the only goal as Chelsea got back to winning ways in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory over Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.Blues manager Antonio Conte was sent to the stands late in the first half when he showed frustration after Swansea goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski had kept the match at 0-0 with a string of fine saves.But the Polish stopper could not hold out forever and Rudiger finally headed home the eventual winner from close range in the 55th minute.B 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Arsenalcontinued their good run of form in the Premier League with a flattering 5-0 victory over David Wagner's Huddersfield. Mesut Ozilproved to be the difference for the Gunners at the Emirates, giving the hosts a huge confidence boost ahead of their clash with Manchester United on Saturday. The Terriers started brightly after kick-off. However, Arsenal were in control of the ball as soon as possession turned over and inside three minutes,Arsne Wenger's side were ahead. A delightful. 


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Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Arsenal scored early and routed Huddersfield late on Wednesday at the Emirates Stadium, winning 5-0 in one of the club's most impressive attacking displays of the 2017-18 season.Mesut Ozil was the hero, providing a goal and two assists in the span of four minutes in the second half, while the rest of Arsenal's attacking forces got in on the action as well.Alexandre Lacazette scored the game's first goal just minutes into the contest, while Olivier Giroud nabbed a brace and Alexis 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Arsenal's interest in AC Milan's Andre Silva is reportedly growing as speculation regarding thestriker's future at the San Siro suggests he could be heading for the Italian club's exit.Silva signed a five-year contract with the Rossoneri when he joined the club in June, but French newspaperLe 10 Sport reported Arsenal are ready to revive their summer interest in his services (h/tMetro).According to the report, the growing uncertainty around the future of Arsenal stars Alexis 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
As the Federation of International Basketball Association deadline for the resolution of the crisis rocking the Nigeria Basketball Federation expires today, the Musa Kida-led board of the NBBF has told Nigerians that it has done everything possible to ensure the country averts FIBA sanctions.The post As FIBA hammer dangles: Rival NBBF boards trade blame appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Barcelona eased through to the last 16 of the 2017-18 Copa del Rey as they completed an 8-0aggregate defeat of third-tierReal Murcia with a 5-0win at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.Paco Alcacer opened the scoring for a much-changed Barca early in the first half, and captain Gerard Pique doubled the lead soon after half-time.Aleix Vidal then headed home the third on the hour before strikes from Denis Suarez andJose Arnaizcappeda very comfortable evening for Ernesto Valverde's side.Both clubs prov 


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Thu, 30 Nov 2017
By Ighodalo Isiramen Former Super Eagles handler Bonfrere Jo has expressed delight at the strength of 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Former Seattle Mariners second baseman Bret Boone apologized Wednesday after he sent unsolicited direct messages to Seattle PI journalist Stephen Cohen on Twitter making light of sexual harassment.The messages that prompted the apology can be viewed below, courtesy of Cohen's Twitter account:"All, there are zero excuses for what I said earlier," Boone later wrote on Twitter. "None. It was 100% wrong. It was offensive. It was inappropriate. It was not remotely productive to an 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Brian Oladipo Idowu is still relishing his fairy-tale start to life as a Super Eagles player. Idowu, who was invited to the Nigerian national team in November, scored on hisThe post Brian Idowu relives emotional feeling after Super Eagles debut goal appeared first on TheCable. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The Philadelphia Eagles tore apart the Chicago Bears by a score of 31-3 during Week 12. In the process, quarterback Carson Wentz threw for 227 yards and three touchdown passes, giving him a league-high 28 passing scores for the year.With 28 touchdowns, Wentz trails only Kurt Warner and Dan Marino for the most thrown by a first or second-year quarterback through his team's first 11 games, per NFL.com. Warner (1999) and Marino (1984) threw 29 and 30 touchdown passes, respectively, over their 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla has confirmed he has suffered a setback to his return to first-team football after undergoing further surgery to his injured ankle. 


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Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has pledged to take the annual CBN Governors Golf Cup to a higher level in subsequent years. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Antonio Conte's men have managed to bring home three important points after they easily defeated troubled Swansea by 1-0 on Wednesday night. Chelsea took the lead thanks to former Roma defender Antonio Rudiger, who headed the ball home for the guests in the opening minutes of the second half. GOAL! Rudiger heads Chelsea into the lead at the Bridge!#CHESWA ' 90min (@90min_Football) November 29, 2017 The Blues crucially needed to win this game in order to keep their title race hopes aliv 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Chelsea kept alive their Premier League title hopes with a 1-0 win over Swansea as Blues boss Antonio Conte was sent to the stands for a furious touchline rant. Conte lost his cool late in the first half at Stamford Bridge, earning his marching orders after blasting fourth official Lee Mason following referee Neil Swarbricks [] 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Antonio Conte wasn't around to see it, however, the always fiery Italian having a night to forget of his own but the Blues hung on stay on the pace in the top four and title races. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Dear reader, your number one daily sports newspaper, Complete Sports and website, Completesportsnigeria.com, will report LIVE and DIRECT from Russia as the 2018 FIFA World Cup Draw goes down in spectacular fashion on Friday, December 1 at the State Kremlin Palace in Moscow. As you read this, Complete Sports Online Assistant Editor, Kayode Ogundare [] 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The Blues boss furiously protested a decision and Swansea City's time-wasting tactics but later apologised for his actions 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The Blues boss furiously protested a decision and Swansea City's time-wasting tactics but later apologised for his actions 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Barcelona's Copa del Rey defence continued on Wednesday evening after the Blaugrana battered Murcia 5-0 in the second leg of their round-of-32 clash to seal an 8-0 aggregate victory and move into the next stage of the competition.Up-and-coming Barca prospect Jose Arnaiz came off the bench to score his second goal in as many first-team outings for Barca and complete the rout after goals from Paco Alcacer, Gerard Pique, Aleix Vidal and Denis Suarez.It was a miserable evening for the Basque ou 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The UFC announced Wednesday that Daniel Cormier will put his light heavyweight belt on the line against Volkan Ozdemir.The fight is scheduled for UFC 220 on Jan. 20 at TD Garden in Boston.Cormier was reinstated as the light heavyweight champion in September after Jon Jones tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs following his victory over Cormier at UFC 214.There were doubts about whether this matchup would happen seeing how Oezdemir was "arrested on second-degree felony charges for 


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Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Tennessee continues to look for new candidates to fill its football head coaching job, and NC State coach Dave Doeren appears to be the newest target.According to Chris Low of ESPN, the two sides are set to have discussions about the opening.Purdue coach Jeff Brohm was also reportedly a candidate as of Wednesday, but the school seems ready to move on after failing to reach a deal.This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.Get the best sports co 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
He's the eccentric doctor immortalized in the Netflix documentary Icarus, the whistleblower who exposed what a leading report called a doping "cover-up that operated on an unprecedented scale" in Russia. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The University of Michigan football program granted the release of wide receiver Drake Harris and quarterback Alex Malzone so they can seek graduate transfers for the 2018 college football season.On Wednesday, Tom VanHaaren of ESPN.com confirmed the news and passed along comments from Harris, who said the Wolverines asked him to stay for his final year of eligibility."I just feel like my time is up here," he said. "I'm looking for a fresh start and I need to go somewhere that 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
By James Agberebi: Super Eagles defender Elderson Echiejile has expressed sadness following reports about migrants being auctioned as slaves in Libya. A recent report on Cable News Network (CNN) revealed African migrants being sold as slaves in the capital, Tripoli, and other parts of the North African country. The migrants were shown being auctioned off [] 

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Thu, 30 Nov 2017
In a day, Eli Manning has gone from being the New York Giants' starting quarterback to pretending to be the Oakland Raiders' starting quarterback.Manning served as the scout team quarterback for the Giants at practice Wednesday, a role he assumed after being demoted as the backup behind Geno Smith for this week's game against the Raiders."It was weird. Definitely weird," offensive lineman Justin Pugh said, per ESPN.com's Jordan Raanan. "I know he handled himsel 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The Argentine forward was not at his best in Paris Saint-Germain's 2-0 win over Troyes on Wednesday, according to his coach at Parc des Princes 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The Argentine forward was not at his best in Paris Saint-Germain's 2-0 win over Troyes on Wednesday, according to his coach at Parc des Princes 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
England stage a late comeback to beat Malawi 62-60 in the final Test to earn a 3-0 series victory. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Manchester City restored their eight-point lead at the Premier League summit after Raheem Sterling snatched an injury-timestrike to win 2-1 against Southampton.Elsewhere, Mohamed Salah netted a brace off the bench as Liverpool beat Stoke City 3-0, while Chelsea edged Swansea City 1-0.Arsenal's attack launched into overdrive on Wednesday as no fewer thanfourGunners got on the scoreline to complete a one-sided5-0rout of Huddersfield Town at the Emirates Stadium.Alexandre Lacazette's quic 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The boxing tournament organised by the Enugu State Boxing Association (ESBA) and earlier billed for Nov. 23 to Nov. 25 will now hold from Dec. 8 to Dec. 10.The post ESBA's three-day boxing tournament gets new date appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Thu, 30 Nov 2017
A Wayne Rooney hat-trick, including one from inside his own half, helped Everton dish out thrashing to former manager David Moyes' West Ham side to give interim manager David Unsworth the perfect send off as the newly appointed Sam Allardyce watched from the stands. ' West Ham made just one change from the side that drew 1-1 with Leicester on Friday, as Andre Ayew replacing Andy Carroll up front, with the Englishman dropping out of the squad altogether after picking up an injury in tra 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Idris Adesina The Musa Kida-led Nigeria Basketball Federation said on Wednesday FIBA would not ban the country as a result of its failure to resolve the leadership crisis in the sport in Nigeria. The purported NBBF presidential election in Kano on June 12 won by Tijjani Umar, and the Nigeria Olympic Committee and sports ministry-backed [] 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Furious Antonio Conte was banished to the stands for the first time in his Chelsea career on Wednesday evening. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
2017 golf season in review. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Status quo was maintained in the female wrestling event which ended yesterday as the champions in their various weight categories retained their places at the Governor Nyesom Wike Wrestling Challenge holding at the indoor Sports Hall of the Alfred Diete Spiff Civic Centre, Port Harcourt.The post Gov Wike Wrestling Tourney: Bayelsa, Ondo, Lagos show class appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Herm Edwards is reportedly returning to coaching.According to 247Sports' Chris Karpman, the former NFL head coach and longtime ESPN analyst is reportedly expected to be named Arizona State's next head coach."Nothing will get done without [school president] Dr. [Michael] Crow signing off on it, but if he does, this is going to happen," a source told Karpman. "[ASU vice president for university athletics Ray] [Anderson] has known he's wanted to do this for a while and 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Having replaced Ronald Koeman and interim David Unsworth at Goodison. Just how will 'Big Sam' have the toffee's lining up 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Antonio Conte apologises to referee Neil Swarbrick after being sent off for protesting to the officials in Chelsea's narrow win over Swansea. 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The Ladies Captain of the IBB Golf Club in Abuja, Chief [Mrs] Grace Ihonvbere is set to present what could be the biggest Ladies Open in the history of IBB Golf Club come February next year. 


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Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Dirk Koetter announced Wednesday quarterback Jameis Winston will return from a shoulder injury to start Sunday's road game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field.Scott Smith of the team's official website passed along the status update.Winston missed the Bucs' last three games while recovering from a sprained AC joint in his throwing shoulder. He originally suffered the injury against the Arizona Cardinals on Oct. 15, but he tried to play th 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
After East Carolina's 2-4 start to the 2017-18 season, Jeff Lebo reportedly resigned as head coach of the Pirates basketball team Wednesday, according to Jeff Goodman of ESPN. This is Lebo's eighth season with ECU, but the year has gotten off to a rough start with losses to Radford, Central Connecticut, Rutgers and North Carolina A&T.The 51-year-old was ready to take the blame for the lack of success."It's a frustrating point. I'm responsible," Lebo said after 

Thu, 30 Nov 2017
New York Giants co-owner John Mara is not giving head coach Ben McAdoo a vote of confidence with five games left in the regular season.Per Tom Rock ofNewsday, Mara said "there are no guarantees in life" when asked Wednesday if McAdoo's job is safe for the rest of this season.When asked to evaluate McAdoo's job performance, Mara highlighted the Giants' record without putting all of the blame on the head coach."We're 2-9," he said (viaRalph Vacchianoof SNY.t 

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Thu, 30 Nov 2017
The New York Giants front office was involved in the decision to bench Eli Manning, but the team isn't necessarily moving on from the veteran quarterback permanently.According to Jordan Raanan of ESPN, team president John Mara previously discussed the move with general manager Jerry Reese, who had already spoken with head coach Ben McAdoo about the topic."I initiated conversation with Reese to get a look at other QBs," Mara said Wednesday, per Tom Rock of Newsday.Still, he believe 

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