…(World Cup Soccer)
France-W-Morocco (2-0)..France scored at 5′ mark and dominated rest of way to earn trip to finals vs Argentina…on Sunday. Morocco-vs-Croatia in 3rd place game on Saturday.
Grant Wahl…Autopsy on legendary soccer writer showed he suffered from blood clot in his Aorta…had been ill for 2-weeks in Qatar while working covering the World Cup.
Chargers…Begin preparations for Tennessee game with 4-still out injuries:
..DE-Joey Bosa-not activated for full practice
..FS-Deerwin James-not practice-quad
..OT-Trey Pipkens-limited practice-knee
49ers-vs Seahawks….San Francisco (9-4)…Seattle (7-6)..Thursday Night Football
NFL Competition Committee….Says it will discuss use of Instant Replay on Roughing the QB penalties…Roughing calls last year (121)…this year down to (76)…but reports at least 11-blown calls this year.
Dallas..Reports Odell Beckham Junior wants a 20M-a year contract-though refused to workout for any of 3-teams he visisted last week.
Jets…Former #1-pick Zach Wilson, scratched last three weeks, elevated to backup this week.
Arizona..Sign FA-QB-Carson Strong-ex Eagles-former Nevada sstar
Packers..Release WR-Dede Westbrook
Colts..Sign FA-WR-Robert Foster-ex Arizona
Vikings..Sign FA-CB-Kalen Barnes-ex Miami
Atlanta..QB-Marcus Mariota-season ending knee surgery
Jaguars..DT-Trayvon Walker-ankle injury
Chiefs..WR-Mecole Hardman-Activated from IR
Eagles..TE-Dallas Goedert-Activated from IR
Steelers..IR-DT-Chris Wormley knee
Tampa Bay..DT-Vita Vea-calf
Titans..Activate LB-Zach Cunningham from IR
Tennessee..WR-Jaylen Hyatt files for NFL draft (67R) this year
Dodgers…Sign FA-P-Noah Syndegaard-ex Mets-Angels-Phillie…(1Y-13M) deal..(10-10 last year
Dodgers..Sign FA-P- Jeff Feyereisen-ex Tampa Bay-coming off rotator cuff surgery..(2.31-ERA)
Giants…Sign SS-Carlos Correa-ex Twins-Astros (13Y-350M)
Washington..Sign FA-1B-Matt Adams-ex Braves-Cardinals
Royals..Sign FA-P-Ryan Yarbrough-ex Tampa Bay
Yankees..Sign FA-P-Art Warren-ex Reds..1B-Jake Bowers-ex Indians
Braves..Sign FA-C-Joe Hudson-ex Tampa Bay
Twins..Sign FA-1B-Tyler White=ex Brewers
Marlins..Sign FA-2B-Alex diGoti-ex Houston
Mariners..Sign FA-P-Joe Rodriguez-ex Mets
Giants-Reds..TRADE..SF deals P-Joe Wong to Reds
Clippers-Minnesota….See saw game….Clippers led (67-64) in 4th quarter at Press Time…Wednesday game
Golden State…Players only meeting as team fell to (2-12) on road
Golden State..Draymond Green has fan ejected for ‘threatening him’ during game
New Orleans..F-Brandon Ingram-out 2 more weeks-reinjures toe
Charlotte..Activate G-LaMelo Ball..missed 24-games -2 ankle injuries
Dallas..F-Josh Green-elbow injury
NCAA…Issues report on University of Arizona investigation:
..Clears former coach Sean Miller any violations in Adidas slush fund scandal
..Hands out 10Y-Show Cause order to former coach Book Richardson
..Gives 2Y-penalty to former assistant Mark Phelps
Ducks-at-Montreal…Thursday game….Ducks in state of collapse (7-20-3)-can’t score…team is (-60) in goal differential.
Gulls-Abbotsford Canucks…Canucks scored 4-goals against rookie goalie Danielel Manella…Gulls fought back….Cancuks led (4-3) in 3rd period at PressTime….AHL action-Wednesday….Gulls (6-18) trying to snap 8-game losing streak
Ducks..Lose G-John Gibson-undisclosed injury..both goalies out
Penguins…Put D-Jeff Petry -on long term IR
Penguins..Put F-Jason Zucker on IR
Ottawa..Lose RW-Tim Stutzle-2W-shoulder injuries.
Ducks..Former F-Kevin Roy signs with Brynas-Sweden
Ducks..Callup G-Ollie Ericksson-Ek from San Diego
New Jersey…Removes minor leaguer Noah Corson from minor league roster-has been charged with taking part in sexual assault of a 15 year old while he was plaing in the Quebec Junior League…was playing for Adirondack in ECHL…Incident happehed in 2018