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Derek Carr carted off from Raiders' game with injury

The Raiders will likely be going into the playoffs as the AFC's second seed rather than the conference's top seed. The Raiders are 4-0 against those teams (with one more game against the Broncos), while the Patriots are 4-1. After scoring on their first drive of the third quarter, the Raiders forced their third turnover of the afternoon when Malcolm Smith punched the ball out of the hands of Colts running back Frank Gore that cornerback TJ Carrie recovered.


Synchrony Financial (SYF) Shares Sold by Regentatlantic Capital LLC

Synchrony Financial (SYF) Shares Sold by Regentatlantic Capital LLC

A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 12 brokerage recommendations 10 rate Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) stock a Strong Buy, 0 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 2 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell.


Cleveland Cavaliers' J.R. Smith undergoes thumb surgery, out 12-14 weeks

Cleveland Cavaliers' J.R. Smith undergoes thumb surgery, out 12-14 weeks

This was the second night of a back-to-back in which James was coming off a 47-minute game and Irving played 45 minutes in Cleveland's 114-108 overtime win. Lue admit that they will go to miss Smith on his effort on defense, his intense shot making, however, it is not an excuse for them. What was said to be a four-to-six week timetable for a return just became exponentially larger.


Edwin Encarnacion Signs $65 Million Deal With Indians

Edwin Encarnacion Signs $65 Million Deal With Indians

Essentially, then, the complaint against not signing Encarnacion boils down to a complaint that the Red Sox have a budget that is not as high as some would like. Encarnacion has hit.272/.367/.531 since the Toronto Blue Jays turned him loose in the DH spot six years ago. The Indians could also terminate the contract at that time for $5-million, bringing the total guaranteed value of the deal to $65-million, making it the largest free-agent contract in Cleveland history.


Former Manchester United boss believes the club has lost its traditions

Former Manchester United boss believes the club has lost its traditions

He takes his relegation-threatened side to Old Trafford on Boxing Day. Ahead of Monday's game, Moyes has been reflecting on the players he missed out on during his one summer transfer window at Old Trafford. Despite the vast outlay they have failed to add to their record 20 English league titles and are already 13 points off the pace this season under Jose Mourinho.