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Sports Pontiac Silverdome Fails To Implode During Planned Demolition
Author: 0 Pontiac Silverdome Fails To Implode During Planned Demolition

Waterman praised the camaraderie of those who had gathered to share their memories of the Silverdome. Pontiac's mayor compared the stadium's resilience to that of the city's residents. One posted, "The #Silverdome not collapsing when the charges went off might be the most #Lions thing in the history of Lions things". Eastern Monday after the first scheduled implosion Sunday failed to topple the stadium.

Sports Steph Curry to undergo MRI on right ankle
Author: 0 Steph Curry to undergo MRI on right ankle

Curry rolled his right ankle while going for a steal in the fourth quarter of Golden State's game against the New Orleans Pelicans . If Curry is unable to go on Wednesday, backup point guard Shaun Livingston would likely fill in the starting rotation and see an increased role.

Sports Chris Brown, Antonio Boswell lead Steelers to 23-20 win over Bengals
Author: 0 Chris Brown, Antonio Boswell lead Steelers to 23-20 win over Bengals

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) catches the game tying touchdown against Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick (27) in the second half at Paul Brown Stadium. The linebacker was taken off the field on a cart and taken to a hospital for evaluation. They host the Patriots on December 17. Le'Veon Bell rushed for 134 yards on 35 carries and Ben Roethlisberger threw for 224 yards and two touchdowns.

Sports New Jersey Taking Sports Betting Case to Supreme Court
Author: 0 New Jersey Taking Sports Betting Case to Supreme Court

Bill Bradley first proposed limits on state-sanctioned sports betting. The high court is weighing On Dec. 4, whether a federal law that prevents states from authorizing sports betting is constitutional. "It will have ramifications far beyond the confines of sports gambling in New Jersey and it could impact a broad range of other policy domains where the states are rolling back preexisting prohibitions in the shadow of stricter federal laws".

Sports The prank Georgia fans pulled on Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield
Author: 0 The prank Georgia fans pulled on Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield

No running back in the country was more consistent this season than Bryce Love , who rushed for over 100 yards in 11 of 12 games this season. The others are Glenn Davis and Doc Blanchard of Army from 1944 to 1946, Doak Walker of SMU from 1947 to 1949 and Herschel Walker of Georgia from 1980 to 1982.

Sports Florida State deal with Willie Taggart could be done at any time
Author: 0 Florida State deal with Willie Taggart could be done at any time

If Taggart is offered the Florida State job, he is expected to accept the position, with a formal announcement coming Tuesday. We're told the Monday afternoon meeting is happening in Scottsdale, Arizona. Taggart has a 7-5 record at OR this year. Jimbo Fisher hit reboot on his career and took $75 million to coach at Texas A&M for the next 10 years.

Sports Shaun Livingston ejected after making contact with ref
Author: 0 Shaun Livingston ejected after making contact with ref

The NBA has suspended both Shaun Livingston and referee Courtney Kirkland for their confrontation on Sunday. The NBA official, Courtney Kirkland, will also be suspended for one week without pay. This suspension won't cost the Warriors, as they had planned out the rest before, but it'll take a hefty $53,000 out of Livingston's pockets for the hassle, as Kirkland has been scratched off the referee rotations for this week, according to ESPN Insider Bobby Marks .

Sports 'Very young' Fabregas happy at Chelsea
Author: 0 'Very young' Fabregas happy at Chelsea

You can give up or put your head down, be humble and work hard and show him he is wrong. "Every time I had an opportunity I gave my all, I delivered and from then on we started to create a relationship". You can go for many more years. Especially how I play, the position I play. "If you don't trust what I tell you, it's your problem, not my problem".

Sports LaVar Ball pulls son LiAngelo Ball from UCLA
Author: 0 LaVar Ball pulls son LiAngelo Ball from UCLA

In November, UCLA teammates Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill were benched and subsequently suspended indefinitely after being released on bail following an alleged shoplifting incident in China . "He's out of there". So there may be a lot of LiAngelo appearances on Facebook, and not too many elsewhere until next year's National Basketball Association draft.

Sports Magician David Silva conjures Bruce Lee-style stunner for Manchester City
Author: 0 Magician David Silva conjures Bruce Lee-style stunner for Manchester City

After United defeated rivals Arsenal 3-1 on Saturday, they cut the lead to five points, however City did not loose any points to extend their lead to 8 points again. Before the derby, City will face Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine in their final Champions League group match. He said: "Maybe [it is] good for me to get a little bit of rest and prepare myself for Sunday".

Sports Antonio Conte backs Eden Hazard to reach new heights at Chelsea
Author: 0 Antonio Conte backs Eden Hazard to reach new heights at Chelsea

There has been speculation over the futures of the Belgian duo, who have both been linked with Real Madrid. Courtois will be into the final year of his deal after this season and is reluctant to sign an extension, while Hazard will have less than two years remaining.

Sports Bill Belichick apologizes for Rob Gronkowski's 'bulls-' hit on Bills DB
Author: 0 Bill Belichick apologizes for Rob Gronkowski's 'bulls-' hit on Bills DB

If White misses next week's game, the Bills' defense will have a hard time replacing him. "I mean they threw it my way three or four times in the red zone", Gilmore said. The Patriots won the game 23-3 and host the Bills again December 24 at Gillette Stadium. However, he wasn't expecting the Bills to pick him as a player to try and intentionally score on, either.

Sports Jimmy Smith suspended four games for PED violation
Author: 0 Jimmy Smith suspended four games for PED violation

Smith and the Ravens learned of the pending suspension last week, according to multiple sources . Smith was having an All-Pro-caliber season this year, being one of the best shutdown cornerbacks in the NFL . The seven-year veteran has missed several practices, but started all 12 games and is second on the team with three interceptions. With Smith out, the Ravens will ask rookie Marlon Humphrey to step up.

Sports Derrick Rose is back in Cleveland, ready to move forward
Author: 0 Derrick Rose is back in Cleveland, ready to move forward

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio- Derrick Rose is taking the next step in rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers . Rose chose to leave the team to evaluate his life and career, and speculation about the point guard retiring began to swirl online. Derrick Rose has missed 16 of the Cavs' 23 games so far this season, including the past 12 games, in which Cleveland has gone 11-1. Rose, whose career has been dogged by serious knee injuries, initially hurt his ankle on October 20 in Milwaukee.

Sports USC bowl game: Trojans to play in Cotton Bowl vs
Author: 0 USC bowl game: Trojans to play in Cotton Bowl vs

Southern Cal won the last three times they played in Pasadena, CA, at the end of the 1974, 1979 and 1984 seasons. Ohio State , which previous year became the first team without winning a conference title to make the playoff, was the first team left out Sunday even after beating previously undefeated Wisconsin 27-21 in the Big Ten title game.

Sports Spain Catalonia: Four separatist politicians to stay in jail
Author: 0 Spain Catalonia: Four separatist politicians to stay in jail

Official campaigning begins at midnight on Monday. The group is refusing to return to Spain to face rebellion, sedition and embezzlement charges that can be punished with decades in prison under the country's criminal laws. After the proceedings, the 10 were sent back to jails around Madrid where they will wait for magistrate Pablo Llarena's decision on Monday. The Belgian judiciary's procedure should last two months.

Sports Alex Hales: England batsman not charged by police and available for selection
Author: 0 Alex Hales: England batsman not charged by police and available for selection

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said he can not play for England while he waits to discover if he will be charged by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS). Absent from England's Ashes series against Australia while police investigate the circumstances surrounding his arrest on September 25 in Bristol, all-rounder Stokes struggled with the bat and ball on Sunday.