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NHL Opening Night Recap: Two Young Players Make Their Mark

Frederick Andersen showed poor form, and Auston Matthews explosive debut had a disappointing finish. "Nice to see how good our kids can be", Babcock said after a Thursday practice with a large media presence covering Matthews. And I never thought I would write that sentence in my life. There were also wins for the St Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks on the opening day of the season.


How Chelsea could line up against Leicester City, Two changes predicted

How Chelsea could line up against Leicester City, Two changes predicted

Those performances had the look of the Chelsea team that struggled so much last season, which led to Jose Mourinho being sacked by Roman Abramovich . "It's very hard to talk about this situation because I am focused about my work to improve the team". One is enough. But this type of player, who puts the team before himself, I like a lot.



Crosby out with concussion; no timetable for return

He added he's "comfortable" with the concussion protocol. These are just a few of the many, but how does Sidney Crosby's story match up to those of Primeau, Deadmarsh, Lafontaine and many others? "It's not an easy thing to watch, but I think it's a good thing to watch".


Liverpool: Reds chief hits out at hectic schedule

Liverpool: Reds chief hits out at hectic schedule

The Reds match against Manchester City has been moved back to a 5:30pm (1730 GMT) kick-off on New Year's Eve, leaving Liverpool with less than 48 hours before their next match away to Sunderland at 3:00pm (1500 GMT) on January 2. 2nd January is a day off in England, which Klopp was not aware of, and the Liverpool boss explains he is trying to get a sense of why his side have so little time between games.


Cowboys' investments in line paying off with Romo sidelined

Cowboys' investments in line paying off with Romo sidelined

At halftime of the Green Bay Packers-Dallas Cowboys showdown on Sunday (4:30 p.m. ET on FOX), the Packers will place Brett Favre's name on the Lambeau Field facade alongside other Packers Hall of Famers. "We're not going to have inconsistent performances like that". "When he gets outside of the pocket", defensive lineman Jack Crawford said, "he can be a nightmare for defensive lines because he keeps drives going".



Jerry Jones: Romo still Cowboys' No. 1 QB when healthy

Prescott has led Dallas to a 4-1 start and has thrown over 1,200 yards and four touchdowns in the first five weeks of the season. "Now I don't want to take anything - presume that Dak is going to be necessarily healthy". Elliott had 64 yards in the first quarter, igniting two touchdown drives, then zipped 60 yards for a touchdown on Dallas' first play of the second half.