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Just obviously, going through it, somebody unfortunately made a mistake as they were scrolling through, inadvertently hit it, and just a mistake, an unfortunate mistake that was made by one of my staff members.VanGorder is under intense scrutiny after the Fighting Irishs 1-2 start. The Irish currently rank near the bottom among 128 FBS teams in nearly every defensive statistic. Theyre 99th in run defense (198.7 yards), 102nd in total defense (439.3 yards), 103rd in pass-efficiency defense (145.38 rating) and tied for 94th in scoring defense (32 points per game).After losing 36-28 to Michigan State on Saturday, the Fighting Irish are among the 10 teams that were axed from consideration for one of the four spots in the College Football Playoff by The Eliminator. Through three weeks of the 2016 season, The Eliminator has eliminated 66 teams from playoff consideration, which is more than half the 128-team FBS field.Heres where FBS stands after Week 3:Jump to sections: Whos in??| Still in contention | On the fence | Better luck next season | Previously eliminatedWhos in?During another unpredictable weekend, we saw seven ranked teams lose, including No. 2 Florida State, which fell 63-20 at Louisville. As a result, the Cardinals are replacing the Seminoles as the No. 3 seed in our four-team CFP field. No. 1 seed Alabama had to rally from a 21-point deficit to win 48-43 at Ole Miss. Ohio State moves up to the No. 2 seed after winning 45-24 at Oklahoma, and Michigan joins the field as the No. 4 seed after beating Colorado 45-28 at the Big House. For now, Clemson, Houston and Stanford are on the outside looking in, but were only one-quarter of the way through the season.Still in contentionAlabama Crimson TideTrending: UPNotre Dames Brian Kelly wasnt the only one who had Twitter problems this week. Chris Harrison, host of The Bachelor, prematurely tweeted about the Crimson Tides demise, a tweet that has since been deleted. After Alabama fell behind Ole Miss 24-3, Harrison tweeted: Why is it so enjoyable to watch Saban lose? Looks like new blood in college football. There goes any chance of getting Lane Kiffin on the show.Arkansas RazorbacksTrending: EVENIf Texas A&M beats Arkansas in overtime for the third straight time on Saturday at Jerry World, Aggies coach Kevin Sumlin might want to skip the postgame handshake. Hogs coach Bret Bielema joked this summer that Sumlin told him he didnt know what to say after last seasons 28-21 win in overtime. Bielemas response: Dont say anything. 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FPI gives Louisville the best chance (27 percent) among FBS teams of entering its bowl game undefeated.Miami HurricanesTrending: UPAfter a 3-0 start, the Hurricanes get a week off before playing at Georgia Tech on Oct. 1. The Yellow Jackets better hope first-year coach Mark Richt left his game plan for beating them back in Athens, Georgia.Michigan WolverinesTrending: EVENMichigan do-everything junior Jabrill Peppers has emerged as a legitimate Heisman Trophy contender after totaling nine tackles, one sack, 3.5 tackles for loss, 208 all-purpose yards and a touchdown in the Wolverines 45-28 win over Colorado. At least Tennessee fans wont have to worry about Peppers stealing the Heisman from their quarterback this year.Michigan State SpartansTrending: UPThe Spartans are a gamblers dream. Michigan State closed as a 7-point underdog at Notre Dame on Saturday and won the game 36-28. It was the third time in the past two seasons that MSU won as an underdog of seven or more points. 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If Oregon had kicked extra points after each of its five touchdowns, the game would have gone to overtime.Oregon State BeaversTrending: UPWelcome back to the win column. The Beavers ended a 10-game losing streak by beating FCS foe Idaho State 37-7 on Saturday. They host Boise State on Saturday.Penn State Nittany LionsTrending: EVENNo, the Nittany Lions didnt beat Pitt. But at least they didnt lose to Temple again.Pittsburgh PanthersTrending: DOWNFrom the Thought youd never see this file: Penn State and Oklahoma State combined for 84 points and 1,046 yards of offense against a Pat Narduzzi-coached defense the past two games.Rutgers Scarlet KnightsTrending: UPYes, I checked my notes again. The Scarlet Knights havent yet been eliminated. 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It was the Eagles worst loss since a 54-0 defeat against Ole Miss on Oct. 7, 1950. BCs offense had six first downs, 80 passing yards and 44 rushing yards.Duke Blue DevilsTrending: DOWNDuke coach David Cutcliffe probably knew it was going to be a rebuilding year, but he has to feel good about freshman quarterback Daniel Jones. The Charlotte native threw 96 pass attempts with only two interceptions?the past two games.Illinois Fighting IlliniTrending: DOWNFirst-year Illinois coach Lovie Smith wants the Illini to be a more physical team. They ran for 3 yards on 15 carries in a 34-10 loss to Western Michigan. Obviously, Smith has a long way to go.Marshall Thundering HerdTrending: DOWNAkron walloped the Thundering Herd 65-38 on the road Saturday. Zips coach Terry Bowden has quietly done a fantastic job of building his team into a MAC East title contender, not that that makes Marshall feel any better.Missouri TigersTrending: DOWNThats right, Tigers. 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Thats what 10 penalties and three turnovers will do.Texas State BobcatsTrending: DOWNAfter being routed 42-3 at Arkansas on Saturday, the Bobcats host No. 6 Houston this week in San Marcos. In the 2012 opener, Texas State stunned the Cougars 30-13 in its FBS debut. Texas State alumnus George Strait should have written a song about it.Vanderbilt CommodoresTrending: DOWNVanderbilt has been patient with third-year coach Derek Mason, but his teams offensive woes might be too much to overlook. The Commodores scored only one touchdown for the second time in three games in a 38-7 loss at Georgia Tech. 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BALTIMORE -- Cleveland Browns coach Hue Jackson was looking for a spark when he pulled rookie quarterback Cody Kessler in the second half of Thursdays 28-7 loss to the Baltimore Ravens.I didnt think we were doing some things even in the first half that I thought we could do, Jackson said.The spark did not come through.When he didnt like what he saw from Kessler, he went to Josh McCown on the second possession of the second half and the Browns down 13-7.McCown threw two interceptions, lost a fumble, was sacked three times and the Browns were outscored 22-0 in the second half.The end result gave the Browns an 0-10 record, the worst start in team history. Going back to last season, they have lost a team-record 13 games in a row.If you feel somethings not going the way you wanted it to, Jackson said, then you need to change it.The move was for this game only. Kessler will start when the Browns return Nov. 20 against Pittsburgh.Jackson was well aware he had said three days earlier that he was not playing musical chairs with his quarterback, but he did not feel he was.You can say that all you want, he said. I didnt think we were playing good enough at that position at the that time, so I wanted to do something different. If I had left [Kessler] in there and were still not playing good, thats not good either.In last weeks 35-10 loss to Dallas, Kessler played the entire game. The Browns scored 10 points, had 28 yards in the second half and went 1-for-9 on third down in that loss.Against the Ravens he had a first half touchdown pass, but after aa second half opening three-and-out, was 1-for-6 on third down. Kevin Pillar Jersey. wasnt going to sit there and keep watching the plays being missed, Jackson said. 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The Browns finished with 144 yards in total offense.One of the first things McCown did when he heard hed be going in the game was go to Kessler and encourage him.I need to get better, Kessler said.Well before the game, Robert Griffin III?was on the field for a workout, and throwing the ball lightly as he recovers from his broken coracoid bone.Griffin has not played since the season opener. Could he return to the lineup when hes healthy??I think its too early to say, Jackson said. 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He victimized Kansas in the second half and extra period of a 103-99 overtime win at the Armed Forces Classic in Honolulu, then picked up where he left off in the first half of Wednesdays 100-78 pounding of UMass Lowell with another 20 points.So Blackmon, Jr. will be in the spotlight again Saturday night when the sixth-ranked Hoosiers continue the Indiana Classic at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Ind., against Liberty.I think theres a confidence when they look at him, Hoosiers coach Tom Crean said of Blackmon. James is a lot more explosive than what he was. Hes playing with more force. Hes playing downhill more. Hes covering more ground.I think the fact that hes moving the ball, that hes getting better defensively, thats a really good thing. To come back from an injury like that and to be a better athlete than he even was and be stronger like he is, that takes a little time for him to get used to.Blackmons presence forces opponents to respect him from 25 feet and in, leading to more scoring opportunities for teammates like 6-10 center Thomas Bryant (14 points per game, 7.5 rebounds), 6-8 forward OG Anunoby (14 points, 5.5 rebounds) and 6-3 point guard Robert Johnson (13 points, 3.5 assists).Indianas offense has been clicking on nearly all cylinders so far, canning 50 percent of its field goal attempts and nearly 45 percent on 3-pointers (26-of-58). Its ability to either get to the rim or create open 3s can test any defense.Liberty (1-1) will counter with a defense the Hoosiers have battled before -- the pack line scheme created by Dick Bennett and still run by the likes of Wisconsin and Virginia. Fourth-year coach Ritchie McKays squad held up-tempo VCU to 64 points in a five-point home loss Tuesday night.I thought everyone came in and battled, and you have to play well on the defensive end to have a chance, McKay said to the Lynchburg (Va.) News & Advance. And we had a chance.The Flames are expected to challenge Winthrop for the Big South Conference title with the return of four starters, plus the arrival of 6-7 freshman forward Brock Gardner. McKay, in his second stint as Liberty coach, said Gardner is the best player he has landed there since signing Seth Curry in 2008.Former Marquette guard John Dawson, a 6-2 senior, is the teams leading scorer at 14.5 points per game. Libertys tallest starter is 6-5, 255-pound forward Myo Baxter-Bell, which will put it at a serious disadvantage inside against the likes of Bryant and Anunoby.It is Indianas second game in the Indiana Classic and Libertys first. 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PASADENA, Calif. -- UCLA coach Jim Mora challenged his offense at halftime, asking them to play at the same level shown on defense and special teams through the first 30 minutes.The Bruins responded, with Josh Rosen throwing two of his three touchdowns and rushing for one touchdown after the ultimatum, and UCLA pulled away from Arizona 45-24 on Saturday night.Rosen was 20 of 37 for 350 yards, Kenneth Walker had four catches for 114 yards with a pair of touchdowns and Darren Andrews added 108 yards receiving and a 26-yard TD run.If we could just find a way to put it together as a football team we could be pretty darn dynamic, and thats the challenge, Mora said. I think its pretty evident we can play some really good defense. We can play some good special teams. We can play some good offense. We just got to do it all at the same time.UCLA (3-2, 1-1 Pac-12) struggled to run the ball for long stretches, but it didnt matter as the injury-riddled Wildcats (2-3, 0-2) saw their offensive ranks further depleted. Quarterback Brandon Dawkins took a big hit from linebacker Kenny Young in the second quarter and was replaced after halftime. Running back Nick Wilson came up limping late in the first quarter.Right tackle Gerhard de Beer and right tackle Jacob Alsadek also suffered undisclosed injuries, while left guard Freddie Tagaloa did not travel with the team.Touted freshman Khalil Tate came in at quarterback on Arizonas second possession of the second half, leading a drive that ended in a Josh Pollack field goal. Tates next drive ended with a 31-yard touchdown to Shun Brown. Tate had 72 yards passing and 79 yards rushing in his college debut, throwing a second touchdown to Cam Denson with 38 seconds remaining.FRESHMAN FINDSTate and UCLA wide receiver Theo Howard were among the most accomplished and sought-after high school players in Southern California last year. Those talents were on full display in the Rose Bowl.Howard caught his first career touchdown earlly in the third quarter, providing the spark Mora was looking for with a 19-yard catch-and-run where he shook an Arizona defensive back and sprinted up the far sideline. Stitched Tennessee Titans Jerseys. With dropped passes a lingering issue for the UCLA offense, how quickly Howard can become a consistent part of the rotation could determine the ceiling for what Rosen can accomplish this season.At the start of the season, Tate was expected to redshirt as the fourth-string quarterback seeing only a handful of snaps in practice. 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She previously worked as a reporter for the Hartford Courant, as a national baseball columnist at The New York Times and as a columnist for The Philadelphia Inquirer.Smith was given a standing ovation when her election was announced, and she asked the other half dozen women in the room to stand alongside her as she spoke.Her voice quavering, Smith thanked the guys that stood up to the athletes and teams and said that we are your peers and we deserve to be treated like you.I want to thank you as well as the women who walked the walk and fought the battles and got all of us to this point, she said. No one does this by themselves.Among Smiths other honors, she has earned the Legacy Award from the National Association of Black Journalists in 2011 and the Mary Garber Pioneer Award from the Association for Women in Sports Media in 2000. 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In October, he scored a belligerent 308 off 326 balls against Maharashtra, and then added his name to the record books with a 48-ball hundred against Jharkhand, one of the fastest first-class centuries by an Indian.Currently, Pant is the leading run scorer this Ranji season after six matches: 874 runs from nine innings, with four centuries and a stellar average of 97. The figure that jumps out is the number of sixes - 47. His captain from the Under-19 World Cup, Jharkhand batsman Ishan Kishan, is next with almost half - 25.****Aggression comes naturally to Pant with the bat in hand. It also contradicts the philosophy of his coach, Tarak Sinha.I prefer one-day cricket but my sir [Sinha] doesnt consider anyone an international player until he plays a Test, Pant told ESPNcricinfo in Mumbai, during the match against Maharashtra at Wankhede Stadium. For sir, I have to play Test cricket. I also want to play Tests. In our club, only Test players are called country players by sir.Sinha is undoubtedly old school, and Sonnet Cricket Club in Delhi, which he founded, has produced about a dozen India players, including Shikhar Dhawan and Aakash Chopra. Ustaadji, as Sinha is popularly known, has always been traditional at heart. The generation to which Pant belongs may have been brought up on T20, but Sinha has always placed a premium on the skills necessary for Test cricket. That does not mean he has curbed Pants attacking instincts.I dont change my style of play just because the format changes, Pant said. If I get a ball to hit, then I go after it and if its a ball to be left, I leave it. The field is usually spread out in one-days, and in first-class, its usually kept up, so there are more scoring opportunities. There are plenty of gaps in first-class - you only have to pick the right balls.Pant began his season with 146 off 124 balls against Assam. His 308 came in the next match, and made him the fourth youngest to score a first-class triple-century. Then came the match against Karnataka, where he scored 24 and 9.Following that game, Delhi coach KP Bhaskar, also a Sonnet alumnus, flagged the dangers of using the same attacking approach in every game. You cant play the same pattern on every pitch, he said Sometimes the situation demands where you need to be a little choosy.Two matches later, Pant blasted that 48-ball century in the first innings against Jharkhand, and 135 at a strike rate of 201 in the second innings. In all, he hit 21 sixes in the match. Despite his coaches cautionary words, he has followed his instincts. If I play two maidens and then hit a couple of sixes, then my strike rate is nearly 100, Pant said. Like against Maharashtra, they started bowling negative lines outside the leg stump to me, so I didnt score. When I got the chance, I sometimes scored 10 or 15 in an over.****Pants technique is not solid yet, but he derives his strength from good hand-eye coordination and the brute power of his bat swing. When I saw him in our camp in Palam (Delhi), we used to create match scenarios, Pravin Amre, Delhi Daredevils assistant coach, recalled. There he would achieve his targets effortlessly. His bat swing is very good and the power with which he hits is eye-catching. Rishabh did very well in our practice games and we had planned then to use him properly in the IPL.Amre believes Pant can settle into first-class cricket without compromising on his attacking play, if he learns to focus for longer. The biggest benefit he gives his [Ranji] team is that if you want an outright win in four days, he helps them score 300-400 quickly and gives them more time, Amre said. If you play 90 overs in a day and score 200-250 only, its not enough for an outright win. But if you score 400-450, its so different. Which is what he does. It may be that sometimes he looks awkward while getting out, but when its his day, he is a game-changer.When Daredevils director of cricket and primary scout TA Sekhar was looking for emerging talent in 2015, he hearrd people in Delhi talk of how hard Pant could hit the ball. Rod Smith Jersey. Sekhar saw that ability first-hand during a few Ranji Trophy matches last year. Then I watched him in the Under-19 World Cup and realised, very rarely you can come across people who can hit the ball so hard among the Indians.****Pant walks out to bat with his collar up. Off the field, he speaks in a matter-of-fact fashion. He describes his state of mind at all times with one word: confidence.Five days after the Nepal match in the U-19 World Cup, he struck a brisk century against Namibia to take India into the semi-finals. It was a memorable day for another reason too. In the IPL auction, Daredevils signed him at nearly 20 times his base price, of Rs 10 lakhs, outbidding Rising Pune Supergiants, Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore.When the quarter-final got over, we were all making fun of each other, Pant recounted. Tu 50 mein bik gaya, tu 60 mein bik gaya [You were sold for 50 lakh, you were sold for 60]. The team manager told me Delhi bought me for 1.9 crores. Maine kaha, Sir mazaak mat karo, sahi batao. Sir ne kaha, Sahi mein. [I asked him not to pull my leg, but he said I had actually been bought for that much.] Then I believed him.In his sixth match for Daredevils, Pant faced Bangladesh left-arm fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman, who had already made an impact, in his maiden IPL, playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad. The second ball Pant faced from the left-armer was that offcutter, which has foxed several international batsmen. Pant smacked it over long-on. Sunrisers captain David Warners eyes widened as he appreciatively watched the ball sail over the boundary.A couple of deliveries later, Pant used his supple wrists to whip a low, dipping full toss to the midwicket boundary. He took 26 runs off 13 balls from Mustafizur in that match, the most a batsman has scored against him in a T20.His fearless hitting [stands out], he doesnt care who is at the other end to bowl, Amre says. He clears the ground very easily. People are going to be scared of bowling to him in the future.Though elated by the news from the auction, Pant was unsure about whether he would get opportunities in a set-up, considering there were three other wicketkeepers - Quinton de Kock, Sanju Samson and Sam Billings. I was worried about not getting enough chances, so Rahul [Dravid] sir [Daredevils mentor] sat with me one night and explained: Theres no need to get worried, you will get a chance. But we dont want it to look like you are not ready for the big stage when you play. So make the most of the chances you get. That felt really good, my tension reduced and I was picked from the fourth match and then did decently.In his first IPL season Pant scored 198 runs at an average of 24.75 and strike rate of 130.26 in ten matches. Batting at various positions - from opening the innings to No. 8 - also boosted his confidence. He is at home in the middle order, though, and all four Ranji Trophy centuries this season have come at No. 5.****Flamboyant as he is on the field, Pant has not been carried away with the big money. His indulgences are those of any teenager. He is happy to spend money on perfume, and has bought a car for himself and one for his parents. Otherwise, his focus remains cricket.Pant does not want to disappoint Sinha, who took him under his wing at Sonnet and became his primary caretaker when the batsman moved to Delhi at the age of 12.Initially my technique was horrible. He had said that if I learned the basics of the game, I would score very well. It wasnt happening instantly because once I made these changes, I couldnt score properly. He was only teaching me the basics, without which you cannot play. Like driving off the front foot; I didnt know until then how to drive. If I had not come to Sonnet Club, then I dont know where I would have been right now.Pant did well under Sinhas tutelage, making his Ranji Trophy debut before he turned 18. In the last year and a half, he has moved swiftly from being an unknown to a contender for the India wicketkeepers job, which was thrown open when Wriddhiman Saha was declared unfit for the Mohali Test.Pant knows international cricket is the real deal. 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If the old saying that adversity makes you stronger is true, we gained some strength this trip.Still, the 1-5 start, with two points in six games, was the worst start to a season in Coyotes history. Arizona hopes to take advantage of having the next three games at home inside Gila River Arena, and the homestand starts Saturday night against Colorado.The Avalanche has only scored 16 goals in six games, near the bottom of the league at present, but has only allowed 17, which is in the top five. Goalie Semyon Varlamov has a shutout and a 2.88 goals against average.Colorados leading goal-scorers are Joe Colborne and Matt Duchene with three each.Veteran winger Jarome Iginla is 16th on the NHLs all-time goal-scoring list, but has only one this season. He missed a golden chance Friday night.The Avs will be playing their second set of back-to-back games this season. In 121 games against Arizona in franchise history, they have scored 399 goals to the Coyotes 401.The Avalanche set new season highs for shots in a game with 37 in Fridays loss, to go with shots in a period (20). The 21 shots allowed was the fewest Colorado has surrendered in a game this season, which made for a frustrating loss to the Jets.The best way to do it is just to turn the page and get right back at it tomorrow, Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog told the team website. We really have to make sure we get back playing the waywe want to on the road and get a big road win tomorrow.The Coyotes have been without top goaltender Mike Smith since the second game of the season. Smith went down with a lower-body injury at Ottawa on Oct. 18 and might only resume skating again next week.In Smiths place, Louis Domingue has a 4.74 goals against average in five games, four of those starts. 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WASHINGTON -- By the time Game 1 of the National League Division Series rolls around, Daniel Murphy will have gone three weeks without a start for the Washington Nationals.When the NL East champs host the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday to get things started, one big question will be which team deals better with all the time off since the end of the regular season.Another will be how the Nationals fare without starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg and slugging catcher Wilson Ramos, both sidelined by injuries (Strasburg for the series, Ramos for the season). And yet another will be how key players such as 2015 postseason star (while with the Mets) Murphy, 2015 NL MVP Bryce Harper and franchise stalwart Ryan Zimmerman deal with nagging ailments.Almost everybody has something, Washington manager Dusty Baker said. So our training staff and everybody will be busy working on guys.After giving his players Monday off, Baker will gather them at Nationals Park on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for workouts. One benefit of waiting until Friday to start their postseason is the extra time for dealing with health issues.Murphy last started a game on Sept. 17, kept out by a strained glute muscle. Since then, he has had only three at-bats, including a flyout as a pinch hitter in Sundays regular-season finale. Baker says he expects to have Murphy in the lineup against the Dodgers.What does the player himself say?Its tough to guess whats going to happen on Friday on Sunday, Murphy said. But hopefully.His impact on the Nationals success -- the nearly wire-to-wire division title, the 95 wins, the home-field advantage in the NLDS -- cant be overstated. Tyler Clippard Jersey. 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And naturally theres plenty more for you dissect and discuss throughout our 1-30 ladder, which reflects the usual volatility we get every November when we have only a handful of games to analyze. Profuse thanks, as always, go to ESPN Stats & Information and the Elias Sports Bureau -- particularly research ace Micah Adams -- for supplying much of the background data that helps the Committee (of One) arrange things.Previous rankings:?Week 3 |?Week 2 |?Week 1 |?Training camp1.?Cleveland Cavaliers 2016-17 record: 8-1 Previous ranking: 1The sting of losing ?their unbeaten record sure didnt last long for the Cavs, who clearly savored the privilege of proceeding to a White House visit that we know more about than any previous White House trip for an NBA team thanks to this revealing reporting from our intrepid pal Rachel Nichols and The Jump cameras. Its clearly a good time to be The King when LeBron James becoming the youngest player to crack the 27,000-point plateau is the sidebar story of the week.2.?LA Clippers 2016-17 record: 9-1 Previous ranking: 2Remember when the Clippers lost four of their first five road games last season? We frankly didnt because theyve been so good so far, assembling the first 9-1 start in franchise history and bolting to a nightly average margin of plus-15.1 thanks to back-to-back victories at home last week (over Detroit and Portland) by a combined 63 points and what ranks as -- by far -- the NBAs most withering defense (tops in the league in defensive efficiency at 92.7 points allowed per 100 possessions).3.?Golden State Warriors 2016-17 record: 8-2 Previous ranking: 3Routs of Dallas and Denver in what they feared to be a rather unfriendly back-to-back have restored the Warriors average nightly point margin to something closer to the level (plus-8.2) so many of us expected. And Steph Currys Super Villains party ensured that the drama lovers out there (raises hand sheepishly) will keep our radar fixed firmly on the Bay Area despite the fact that the pesky Cavs and Clippers -- to the Committees surprise -- still wont let the Dubs back in our top two.4.?Toronto Raptors 2016-17 record: 7-2 Previous ranking: 6We seem to say it every week, but that summer with Team USA has clearly hiked DeMar DeRozans confidence to new levels. DeRozan, whos still leading the NBA in scoring, just became the first player since Michael Jordan in 1986-87 to notch at least 30 points in eight of the first nine games of the season. A serious question, by the way, for Raptors Nation: Isnt there a part of you that wishes, like us, that the whole Toronto Huskies look was more than a one-night thing?5.?Atlanta Hawks 2016-17 record: 7-2 Previous ranking: 10?One great game in November obviously doesnt mean much, but the impact Dwight Howard had in Cleveland with his 17 boards was a new look for the Hawks against the Cavs ... after the reigning champs had won the teams previous 11 meetings. You certainly arent wrong to say its early, but you also have to start considering the possibility that the retooled Hawks, relying so heavily on Howard and young Dennis Schroder, got it very right with their bold changes.6.?Charlotte Hornets 2016-17 record: 6-3 Previous ranking: 7You could downgrade the Hornets early success, if you wish, by focusing on what ranks as a fairly friendly schedule so far, but dont forget that Steve Cliffords team -- not exactly known for its depth -- has mostly had to cope without the injured Roy Hibbert and Jeremy Lamb and sports the best start in franchise history regardless. Kemba Walker will be an?All-Star if he keeps this up, while Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is making the defensive difference Clifford predicted he would.7.?San Antonio Spurs 2016-17 record: 7-3 Previous ranking: 4Although the Spurs did manage to avoid their first four-game home losing streak since way back in 2002 by beating Detroit on Friday night, theyve still got us asking an unusually high number of Spurs questions. Namely: Is Tony Parkers slow start just a slow start? And: Are Pau Gasol and LaMarcus Aldridge likely to prove theyre a good fit together on the same front line? Most of all: Why havent we seen more of the team that utterly smoked Golden State on opening night?8.?Utah Jazz 2016-17 record: 7-4 Previous ranking: 8The Jazz have already played a whopping eight road games and had to finish Saturday nights win at Miami without the ailing Derrick Favors, George Hill and Boris Diaw. So theyre certainly thrilled to be 7-4, thanks to the most successful road trip spanning five or more games that Utah has enjoyed since a similar 4-1 excursion early in 2000-01. Gordon Hayward, meanwhile, is the first Jazzman to score at least 20 points in his first five games since Karl Malone in that same 2000-01 season.9.?Oklahoma City Thunder 2016-17 record: 6-4 Previous ranking: 5As if the prospect of the seasons first Russell Westbrook vs. James Harden showdown wasnt enticing enough, Wednesday nights reunion for both of Kevin Durants former sidekicks comes with the bonus subplot of?Angry Russ nemesis Pat Beverley trying to make it back into the Rockets lineup in time for that one. Its another huge week for Angry Russ, who will be ushered into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame by special guest Michael Jordan on the night after his get-together with The Beard.10.?Portland Trail Blazers 2016-17 record: 7-4 Previous ranking: 9The Blazers obviously wont be losing many games when both Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum stay in 30-point territory, which actually happened twice last week. ?But heres the thing: Do you really want to ask those two to do that much? Fears coming into the season that the Blazers supporting cast around their backcourt studs isnt quite as good as advertised persist, but then again: Maybe this is the new normal. McCollum has scored 30-plus points in three of his last five outings.11.?Houston Rockets 2016-17 record: 5-4 Previous ranking: 16?No player in history has ever averaged 30-plus points, 12-plus assists and 7-plus rebounds over the course of an entire season. James Harden is on that precise pace at this early juncture, despite the fact Houston surprisingly ranks only 17th in pace leaguewide. No Mike DAntoni team has ever finished outside the leagues top 10 in pace. Back to Harden: Hes quickly upped his collection of triple-doubles to 10 as a Rocket, which is just four shy of matching Hakeem Olajuwons franchise record.12.?Boston Celtics 2016-17 record: 5-4 Previous ranking: 11?The Celtics get their second crack at Golden State on the Warriors upcoming four-game swing through the Eastern Conference that also includes stops in Toronto, Milwaukee and Indiana. Boston has actually played the Warriors tough in each of the last two seasons, but itd be a shame if Jae Crowder -- dealing with an ankle issue while Al Horford continues to recover from a concussion -- cant play after his memorable offseason rant about Kevin Durants decision to join the Dubs.13.?Chicago Bulls 2016-17 record: 6-4 Previous ranking: 19?Eight players in history have led a franchise in scoring by racking up at least 20,000 points. Dwayne Wade just became the eighth of them to win his first game against his old team when the Bulls won in Miami, thus joining an impressive list and keeping Jimmy Butlers hot start in the background. The others: Karl Malone (Utah), Hakeem Olajuwon (Houston), Michael Jordan (Chicago), Patrick Ewing (New York), Dominique Wilkins (Atlanta), Alex English (Denver) and Oscar Robertson (Cincinnati).14.?Detroit Pistons 2016-17 record: 5-5 Previous ranking: 12?Taking our cue from Stan Van Gundy, well go back to talking about Reggie Jacksons health status, Detroits long-awaited first road victory (Saturday night in Denver) and Pistons basketball in general in this cyberspace next week. Wed prefer, on this occasion, to simply tip our Committee of One cap to SVG, as well as Golden States Steve Kerr and San Antonios Gregg Popovich, for the candor and conviction with which they spoke out last week -- consequences be damned.15.?Los Angeles Lakers 2016-17 record: 6-5 Previous ranking: 15?Luke Walton understandably doesnt want this to be all about him. And there so many great little stories happening with the Lakers that we could focus on -- whether its Nick Youngs renaissance, Julius Randles increased efficiency or the damage off the bench coming from Lou Williams and Jordan Clarkson. The problem, of course, is that we end up back at Luke Talk no matter which direction we choose, since the new coach has had such a big hand in changing the entire atmosphere in Lakerland.16. Minnesota Timberwolves 2016-17 record: 3-6 Previous ranking: 25?Andrew Wiggins fell just one 3-pointer shy of joining Russell Westbrook (51) and Anthony Davis (50) in delivering this seasons third 50-point game in Sunday nights home rout of the Lakers. Thats the same Andrew Wiggins whos quietly shooting a robust 57.7 percent from deep this season (17-for-31). Now to see if Wiggins breakout performance, along with the return of steadying force Ricky Rubio, can be the spark that gets Tom Thibodeaus youthful crew playing with some consistency.17.?Milwaukee Bucks 2016-17 record: 5-4 Previous ranking: 20?No team played Golden State tougher in the regular season in 2015-16 than the Bucks. On Saturday night, Milwaukee will play host to the Warriors in eerily similar circumstances to last season, with the matchup falling on the second half of a back-to-back set that begins for Steph Curry & Co. in Boston. The Dubs, in case youve somehow forgotten, won a double-OT thriller on the Celtics floor on Dec. 11, 2015, before losing the next night in Milwaukee to bring a halt to their 24-0 start.18.?Brooklyn Nets 2016-17 record: 4-5 Previous ranking: 28?The Nets are 4-5. The Nets are 3-0 when Brook Lopez scores at least 25 points. The Nets are making Kenny Atkinson a legit contender for Eastern Conference coach of the month honors. Its all almost as difficult to process as this surprising stat that came up around the office before the Nets visited their crosstown rivals last Wednesday night: Brooklyns Jeremy Lin amazingly played only 15 games at Madison Square Garden as a Knick. Thats it. Thats as long as Linsanity lasted.19.?Indiana Pacers 2016-17 record: 4-6 Previous ranking: 13?The Pacers, at 0-5 on the road, are off to their worst start outside city limits since the 1990-91 season, when they dropped their first 11 road games. Larry Bird & Co. can only hope that last week was the low point, after the troubling bookends of an eyebrow-raising Paul George rant about trust and team chemistry and an ankle tweak for PG-13 were sandwiched around the Pacers frustration of finding themselves in back-to-back overtime games with the struggling Sixers.20.?Memphis Grizzlies 2016-17 record: 4-5 Previous ranking: 18?Fridays Parsons Bowl in Dallas naturally stands out from a headline perspective, with Chandler Parsons poised to take on his old Mavs friends, but the Grizzlies have two daunting road games before that one that will require their full attention. Memphis plays Monday in Utah, then Wednesday in Los Angeles against the Clippers, with neither assignment looking especially appealing when the Grizz are unhappy with their defense and still dont have Tony Allen back.21.?Orlando Magic 2016-17 record: 4-6 Previous ranking: 21?Weve had so many high-profile reunion games already this month that Orlandos trip to Oklahoma City on Sunday night sneaked up on us completely. Figures, then, that it turned out to be maybe the best one of the lot so far, with Serge Ibaka finally showing Orlando what he can do with the game of his life (31 points, 9 rebounds, 4 blocks, game-winning jumper) to preserve a win for the Magic after they squandered a 21-point lead with Russell Westbrook (41 points, 16 assists, 12 rebounds) going bonkers.22.?Miami Heat 2016-17 record: 2-6 Previous ranking: 17?Apologies to Dwyane Wade, as well as Hassan Whiteside amid a stats-fest from the Miami big man that probably isnt getting the attention it deserves, but the email Pat Riley sent to D-Wade last week is the only thing we want to know about, talk about, etc., when it comes to the Heat right now. Do we, at the very least, get points for honesty? P.S.: OK, OK. If you know the Committee by now, youre calling us out on the fact that, yes, were plenty worried about Goran Dragics ankle, too.23.?Dallas Mavericks 2016-17 record: 2-6 Previous ranking: 26?A new week begins with Harrison Barnes leading the league in terms of the biggest points-per-game increase from where he was last season, up nearly 11 points a night to 22.6 PPG as a Maverick to land narrowly ahead of DeMar DeRozan (up to 34.0 from 23.5). The new week will reach a climax for Barnes and the Mavs on Friday night, when they play host to Memphis in Chandler Parsons return to Big D, with Dirk Nowitzki (Achilles) hopeful hell be back at work by then, too.24.?Denver Nuggets 2016-17 record: 3-7 Previous ranking: 14?The Nuggets play their next four games at home, which ranks as one of the few positives they can point to after a long, fruitless week. Kenneth Faried forced his way back into the starting lineup over the weekend ahead of Nikola Jokic, but Farieds trademark energy can only overcome so much when Denver has as many injuries as it does (Will Barton, Darrell Arthur and Gary Harris) as well as a turnover problem (Emmanuel Mudiay has 44 for the season, compared with 32 assists).25.?Sacramento Kings 2016-17 record: 4-7 Previous ranking: 23?Worrisome stat: Sacramento has sunk to 0-4 when DeMarcus Cousins scores at least 30 points. Promising stat: Cousins ?ranks third in the league in getting to the free throw line, trailing only Anthony Davis (11.3) and Russell Westbrook (10.9) with 10.7 FTs attempted per game. ?What we cant quantify: how long the playoff-starved Kings will show patience with this roster, knowing that internal expectations are higher than what were seeing, irrespective of a road-heavy schedule thus far.26.?New York Knicks 2016-17 record: 3-6 Previous ranking: 24?Instinct tells us that the Knicks and Derrick Rose dont have a Super Villains soiree of their own in the works. Not with the team D that Kurt Rambis has been assigned to oversee still in tatters in pretty much any category you wish to highlight. Not with five of New Yorks six losses to date coming by double digits. Not with frustration mounting for Carmelo Anthony, Brandon Jennings and presumably Joakim Noah, who has only intermittently looked like a $72 million center.27.?Washington Wizards 2016-17 record: 2-7 Previous ranking: 27?Just two wins in their first nine games -- with as many John Wall ejections already and fresh Bradley Beal injury concerns to ponder -- have nudged the Wizards past Indiana and New York into the unwanted lead in the race for Novembers Biggest Disappointment in the Eastern Conference. As if all that werent enough, Marcin Gortat had to apologize via Twitter on Saturday night after his uncontainable honesty led to some harsh words about the state of the Wizards unproductive bench.28.?Phoenix Suns 2016-17 record: 3-8 Previous ranking: 22?Awfully rough weekend for the Suns. They surrendered a crushing 17 straight points late Saturday night in a home crumble to beatable Brooklyn. Then Phoenix was forced to settle for nothing more than giving Golden State a good scare before the Warriors -- despite their middle-of-the-pack team defense -- pulled away Sunday night in Oakland. Devin Booker has been drawing a lot of Klay Thompson comparisons lately; maybe it was Bookers presence that finally got Klay going.29.?New Orleans Pelicans 2016-17 record: 1-9 Previous ranking: 29?The Pelicans indeed edged Philly in the sprint to avoid ranking as the NBAs last team to win a game, but the honeymoon was short-lived, even with badly missed point guard Jrue Holiday said to be just days away from a return to the court. 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When the two English counties who, above all others, have flattered to deceive when it most matters were thrown together in the first NatWest Blast last-eight tie at Trent Bridge something had to give and it was Nottinghamshire who progressed to Finals Day by a 39-run margin.Such a convincing win looked improbable as Essex set off in pursuit of Nottinghamshires 162 for 7, but Samit Patels left-arm slows emphatically turned the tie in their direction, beginning Essexs decline with three wickets in four balls. Patel finished with 4 for 20, his best T20 figures, drawing a standing ovation from a 13,500 crowd at Trent Bridge as he danced around in celebration, a tranquil, barrel-shaped soul as pumped up as at any time in his career.Add the understated craft of Steven Mullaney and the flamboyant legspin of Imran Tahir to Patels night to remember and Nottinghamshires trio of slow bowlers returned figures of 7 for 60 in 12 overs.Jesse Ryder termed the Trent Bridge surface one of the best I have batted on this season - the majority view in the Nottinghamshire dressing room was that they were 10 runs light - and, after riding his luck in the opening over, he punched some glorious back-foot cover drives as evidence in his 47 from 30 balls.But there were mental gremlins to contend with and, although Essexs opening pair were 62 runs to the good in the Powerplay, dread quickly set in once the spinners took a hold in the middle overs. Suddenly, every dot ball was cheered as the mood of the crowd was transformed in a few overs. Ryder struck 10 boundaries; the rest managed two between them.Once Ryder had departed, run out backing-up when the bowler, Mullaney, deflected the ball back onto the stumps, Nick Brownes poise departed with him. Browne mishit Patel to long-on, Ashar Zaidi (reminded in no uncertain terms that his black-sprayed bat should not make a reappearance) cleared long-on first ball then holed out against his second, his black bat replaced by black looks. Against the first ball of Patels next over, Tom Westley was bowled as he made room to a flatter delivery.Essex were not helped when Dan Lawrence pulled a hamstring in the field, diving in a failed attempt to prevent a boundary, and by the time he came in with a runner, at six down, with 58 still needed from 22 balls, Nottinghamshire were in total control.Finally, then, relief for Nottinghamshire, who had qualified for the knockout stages in six of the last seven seasons but had lost their last four quarter-finals, all on home turf, including a defeat to Essex three years ago.But for Essex, the disappointments go on. Their reputation for failing on the big occasion led to the removal of Paul Grayson as coach a year ago: for all their five successive quarter-finals, they had not reached Finals Day since 2013. For some players, such as Graham Napier, who retires next month, and David Masters, the sequence will never be broken. Seth Curry Jersey. . Masters summoned a pre-match speech at Lords, pronouncing that he was sick of not winning things; Napier summoned an 87mph yorker to bowl Mullaney. Neither did the trick.There was also an edginess to the first half of Nottinghamshires innings. Threatened by relegation in the Championship, out of the Royal London Cup, and aware of their tendency to freeze at this stage of the tournament, their emergence as winners of the North Group had not given them a noticeable strut.Inserted by Essexs captain, Ravi Bopara, they reached the 10-over stage at 75 for 2, their prolific openers Michael Lumb and Riki Wessels both departed. Paul Walters three overs cost 43 as he lacked the subtle changes of pace of more battle-hardened colleagues, but the young left-armer did prise out Lumb at slip: always something of an event as no county batsman leaves the crease with a haughtier air. Wessels fell to a leg-side pick up against Ryan ten Doeschate, Masters relieved to hold a swirling skier behind square.Greg Smith kept Notts on course with 50 from 33 balls before he dragged on Bopara, but even Smith carried a reminder of failure on a big occasion, his greatest day in a Notts shirt coming in the semi-final of the Royal London Cup last season when his 124 at the Kia Oval turned a potential trouncing against Surrey into a four-run defeat but defeat nonetheless. The crowd was strangely muted: English T20 crowds do apprehension like no other country.There are few more seasoned Twenty20 cricketers than ten Doeschate and, at the grand old age of 36, he discovered an appetite for bowling to disguise Essexs frailties, making light of his record of eight wickets in the past two seasons to claim three big wickets - Wessels, Dan Christian and Patel - in a return of 3 for 19.I have had a bit of bowling to do because we have been short of overseas bowlers, he said. We have a very workmanlike attack: two proper bowlers and the rest of us have to be canny and do a lot of thinking. There would have been too much thinking time on the coach journey home.There are conflicting views a plenty about the future of Twenty20 cricket in England, and they could yet leave blood on the carpet next month, but no matter what side of the debate you are on few could observe events at Trent Bridge without a certain amount of frustration. The same will be true of the quarter-finals to come.Although a near-capacity crowd had packed into the ground on a sunny, blustery evening, the quarter-finals will be staged without England Test players and with the absence of many of the star overseas players already lost to injury, exhaustion, international call-ups or the CPL. Only those so committed to Test cricket that they actively want T20 to remain downtrodden would view that as a satisfactory outcome. 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Toni Duggan thinks the arrival of Swedish striker Kosovare Asllani will help Manchester City Women attract even larger crowds this season. Patrik Laine Jersey . Citys average gate for home matches last term was 1500 supporters - more than double the 2014 league average - and the club also set an FA WSL record in last years season finale when 3,180 spectators attended their 2-1 win over Notts County Ladies.Asllani arrived from Paris Saint-Germain in the close season after a prolific three-and-a-half year spell where she scored 45 goals in all competitions for the French side. And England striker Duggan believes the lure of Champions League football will help City attract more players of Asllanis calibre in the future.Shes really good and Ive loved linking up with her in pre-season, Duggan told Sky Sports News HQ.Its sometimes difficult for new players but she seems to have settled in fine. Shes that type of character and Im sure shell attract the crowds as well because of her flair, her pace and her style of play, and she can also score great goals. Duggan hopes City can continue playing attractive football Every top player wants to play in the Champions League and bringing players like Asllani and Jane Ross to the club adds to the group that we have and will help us keep progressing as a teamHopefully she can do a job for us.City Women moved into the state-of the-art Academy Stadium - located on the Etihad Campus - last season, a week after the ground played host to England Womens friendly against China. Pablo Zabaleta at Citys Academy Stadium Season ticket sales have almost doubled ahead of the new season and Duggan hopes City can continue playing free-flowing attacking football in order for that trend to continue.We know there is a long way to go but doubling the number of season tickets we have sold over the past few years has been a great achievement for the club, Duggan said, as she personally delivered season tickets and signed shirts to some lucky fans along with captain Steph Houghton. City have almost doubled season ticket sales for next season I think part of the success is people have been attracted to our football. People want to come along and watch a good game of football and thats what we have given themIn the past two years of the WSL its gone down to the last day which also adds to the excitement and long may that continue.I think the city of Manchester has been crying out for a womens team and I think they have really got behind us in the last two seasons.The support has been incredible and its nice that I could come along and give some of our loyal fans a season ticket for the rest of the season. Hopefully they enjoy it and hopefully we can put in the performances that keep attracting the crowds, because its been brilliant. Also See: Man City video Man City fixtures Man City stats Get a free £10 bet Dmitry Kulikov Jersey . The Cincinnati Reds remain perfect with their speedy rookie outfielder in the starting lineup. Teemu Selanne Jersey . How great will be revealed in the next couple of days at the board of governors meeting in Pebble Beach, Calif. http://www.nhljetsauthority.com/authentic-shawn-matthias-jets-jersey/ . -- Gus Malzahn finally had his day in Fayetteville. Although it isnt written in stone, Paul Pierce has decided to return to the NBA for a 19th season, league sources told the Orange County Register.Pierce, 38, has debated whether to retire or play a second season with the?LA Clippers. His coach, Doc Rivers, has said that if Pierce decided to walk away, plans are in place for him to?retire as a member of the Boston Celtics. He played the first 15 seasons of his career in Boston, nine of them for Rivers.Rivers brought in Pierce last season as a veteran presence with knowledge of how to win an NBA championship, hopiing he would be the final piece to push the Clippers over the top. Tyler Myers Jersey. But injuries to Blake Griffin and Chris Paul led to a first-round postseason exit.Pierce has averaged 20.6 points and 5.7 rebounds per game in his career. After his Boston tenure, he spent one season with the Brooklyn Nets, another with the Washington Wizards and last year with the Clippers. He posted only 6.1 points and 2.7 rebounds per game last season. Cheap Soccer Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Hockey Jerseys Nike NFL Jerseys China Cheap Nike MLB Jerseys China Wholesale Baseball Jerseys China Wholesale College Jerseys Cheap Jerseys From China Wholesale Jerseys Near Me Cheap Jerseys Online Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Cheap Nike NFL Jerseys Authentic Cheap Soccer Jerseys China Cheap NCAA Jerseys Authentic Cheap Nike NBA Jerseys Cheap NHL Jerseys Authentic MLB Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Throwback Jerseys Cheap Nike NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China ' ' ' 
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