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Novak Djokovic's stunning disqualification from the U.S. Open on Sunday for striking a line judge with a ball is the most difficult moment in his career, said his former coach Boris Becker. World number one Djokovic was defaulted at 5-6 down in the first set of his match against Pablo Carreno Busta after a ball he swiped in frustration struck a female official in the throat, leaving her in distress. "I'm as shocked as anybody.
Robert Kraft, Bill Belichick and Tom Brady understand this struggle and how tough it can be to balance. On the surface, many people believed the relationships were great within the New England Patriots' organization. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers did everything the 43-year-old legend could've asked for — loading his offense up with a slew of talented skill players.
Novak Djokovic apologised after being defaulted from the US Open for accidentally hitting a line judge with a ball struck in annoyance. The top seed and 17-time grand slam champion had just dropped serve to trail Spanish opponent Pablo Carreno Busta 6-5 in the opening set of their fourth-round match on Arthur Ashe Stadium when the incident occurred. How the incident unfolded Djokovic, who had missed three set points at 5-4 before hurting his shoulder in a fall, hit a ball behind him without looking that struck a female line judge in the throat.
The idea of him becoming the first Cup driver to win 10 races in a season since Jimmie Johnson in 2007 seems plausible after winning the Southern 500. Austin Dillon — Standing on pit road before the race, he and his team noticed that his right front tire was on the left side and the left front tire was on the right side. Dillon responded by working his way to the front and finished second.
Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo was ejected from their 10-3 loss to the Atlanta Braves on Sunday afternoon. Umpire Joe West and his crew weren't happy with him. Joe West's crew kicks Mike Rizzo out During the seventh inning, while Rizzo was watching from the upper deck of the stadium, umpire Hunter Wendelstedt suddenly could be heard on the broadcast saying, “you're out,” while pointing up toward the stands.
Serena Williams battled into the US Open last 16 Saturday as the tournament endured fresh controversy after New York health officials ordered the women's top doubles pairing be withdrawn over coronavirus restrictions. Williams, chasing a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title, came from a set down to oust 2017 champion Sloane Stephens 2-6, 6-2, 6-2, in what she called an "intense" encounter on Arthur Ashe Stadium. With spectators barred from this year's Flushing Meadows event due to the pandemic, second and fourth seeds Sofia Kenin and Naomi Osaka took advantage of suites they have been assigned to check out the competition.
The wake of the wave of waives has now subsided, and the Dallas Cowboys are going to have to release a player from their newly formed 53-man roster. There's a reason why we title it “initial” instead of “final” because the regular season roster remains a fluid collection that changes based on a myriad of factors. Players who were waived or released yesterday are available to be signed or claimed by any of the other 32 teams, and the Cowboys made a move to secure someone discarded by another team, and also lost one player they may have been planning to bring back to their practice squad.
It is only called football. But who is to question a man with eight rings? Bill Belichick went through the final cuts for his New England Patriots Saturday.
For the first time in his NFL career, Josh Rosen experienced something this weekend. After being traded by the Arizona Cardinals and then later released by the Miami Dolphins, Rosen finally had a chance this weekend to pick his own future. According to reports, there were a handful of teams interested in his services, but Rosen decided to sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, rejoining offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich, who he worked with in Arizona and will likely listen to.
It is Labor Day in America and Dustin Johnson is on the brink of securing a huge cheque for completing a very fine body of work. For the fourth tournament in succession, the world No 1 is holding the lead after 54 holes and with a five-shot advantage at East Lake is the overwhelming favourite to lift his first FedEx Cup crown and take home the $15m (£11.2m) first prize. A third-round 64 in Atlanta took him to 19-under at the Tour Championship, with fellow Americans Justin Thomas and Xander Schauffele his nearest pursuers.
In a span of five hours, Ryan Blaney went from a low-key threat to make the NASCAR Cup Series championship race to potentially needing to win one of the next two races just to advance into the second round. It began during pre-race technical inspection when Blaney's Team Penske No. 12 team was penalized 10 points, the ejection of crew chief Todd Gordon and having to start at the rear of the field for improperly installed ballast. Team Penske offered the following explanation in a statement prior to the race.
LeBron James is not the shooter Ray Allen was. LeBron hit one three all game Sunday, late in the second quarter over James Harden (LeBron missed his other four attempts). LeBron is at 386, Allen is at 385.
The Green Bay Packers announced the signing of 14 players to the team's practice squad on Sunday. The team can still add two players. CB Stanford Samuels LB Krys Barnes LB/DL Delontae Scott WR Reggie Begelton OLB Tipa Galeai WR Darrius Shepherd DL Willington Previlon TE John Lovett OT Alex Light S Henry Black RB Damarea Crockett C Jake Hanson G Zack Johnson OLB Greg Roberts
President Donald Trump believes the Big Ten is getting closer to a return to football. Big Ten Football is looking really good, but may lose Michigan, Illinois, and Maryland because of those Governors' ridiculous lack of interest or political support.
It made Djokovic one of a handful of players to be defaulted from the men's singles tournament of a Grand Slam since John McEnroe was infamously tossed from the Australian Open in 1990. It also marked another low point in a roller-coaster 2020 for Djokovic who courted controversy with his Adria Tour event which resulted in several players -- including himself -- becoming infected with Covid-19. In many ways, the events of recent months are emblematic of his career, which has yielded 17 Grand Slam titles -- just three behind the all-time record of Roger Federer who is six years older.
James finished with 28 points, Davis with 34, and when they attack the rim the way they did in Game 2, the Rockets simply can't stop them. P.J. Tucker, the Rockets' 6-foot-5 power forward? The 6-foot-10 Davis shot over him and danced around him.
The Bears could have signed Cam Newton or Philip Rivers or Teddy Bridgewater or Andy Dalton or Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota or . Instead, they sent a fourth-round draft choice to the Jaguars for Nick Foles, giving him a three-year, $24 million contract. Mitchell Trubisky remains the Bears' starting quarterback.
Free Press sports writer Carlos Monarrez breaks down the Detroit Lions' opponents in the NFC North for 2020, with predicted records: Chicago Bears (Predicted record: 6-10) Why they're better than the Lions The Bears have a great, playoff-caliber defense that finished eighth overall in yards allowed and ninth in both passing yards and rushing yards allowed per game. Outside linebacker Khalil Mack remains one of the NFL's elite quarterback rushers, even though his 8.5 sacks last year marked the first time since 2014 that he didn't register double-digit sacks.
With Fantasy Football draft season here on Yahoo, our analysts are continuing to update their rankings so you'll be ready when you're on the clock. And after what he did last season, is it any surprise that Carolina Panthers star running back Christian McCaffrey is the unanimous choice as the top-ranked player? With that said, however, consensus gets harder to find among our analysts after Run-CMC.