Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

The city of Pittsburgh continues to celebrate the Penguins' second straight Stanley Cup championship. The Pittsburgh captain led the Cup final in scoring with a goal and seven points in six games and finished second in scoring during the post-seaso... More..

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Nick Fairley will be sidelined for 2017 season, Saints say
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Nick Fairley will be sidelined for 2017 season, Saints say

After all, Fairley's heart condition is something National Football League teams have known about since before he became a pro, so it's not like the Saints were blindsided about the possibility it could end...More..

Dream Final Set In Halle: Roger Federer v Alexander Zverev
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Dream Final Set In Halle: Roger Federer v Alexander Zverev

Roger Federer didn't play his best tennis this week in Halle before the final, but he was simply unbelievable against Alexander Zverev , beating the young German 6-1 6-3 in just 52 minutes for his 9th crown...More..

Virginia districts drawn to help GOP
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Virginia districts drawn to help GOP

Experts interviewed by the Associated Press acknowledged those factors, but the new analysis shows partisan gerrymandering also likely plays a significant role. The AP's analysis was based on a version of the...More..

Bottas tops final Azerbaijan practice, Vettel suffers problems
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Bottas tops final Azerbaijan practice, Vettel suffers problems

Lewis Hamilton moved to second on the all-time list for Formula One pole positions when he used a brilliant late surge to beat Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Saturday. It w...More..

Improving Federer beats Zverev to reach Halle quarters
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Improving Federer beats Zverev to reach Halle quarters

The defending champion of this event, Mayer saw his points from that title fly off the board on Monday and with that he plummeted 83 places to No. 134 in the world. It's a match I will most likely have to foc...More..

Magic Johnson welcomes Lonzo Ball to the Lakers
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Magic Johnson welcomes Lonzo Ball to the Lakers

The Lakers' pick came right after the Philadelphia 76ers selected Washington guard Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 selection. And following the pick Johnson took to Twitter to welcome the newest Laker, a play...More..

'I don't care': Aussie coach tetchy ahead of Confed opener
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

'I don't care': Aussie coach tetchy ahead of Confed opener

Goretzka joined Stindl in netting a maiden global goal shortly after half-time and, although Australia were much improved during the second period, they could not find an equaliser after Tomi Juric punished m...More..

Steve Elkington picked a fight with Rory McIlroy on Twitter and lost
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Steve Elkington picked a fight with Rory McIlroy on Twitter and lost

But that was met with a swift response from McIlroy who wrote "More like 200mil... not bad for a "bored" 28 year old... plenty more where that came from" and posted a screenshot of his Wikipedia entry which l...More..

Lexi Thompson takes 1-shot lead in Meijer LPGA Classic
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Lexi Thompson takes 1-shot lead in Meijer LPGA Classic

Henderson had seven birdies and three bogeys in the second round, leaving her at 12-under 130 overall. "But this week seems to be a turnaround week, and hopefully I can just finish strong the next two days". He...More..

Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda

The Kiwi boat showed superior speed in both races in the first direct comparison of the high-tech 50-foot catamarans' performance as match racing got under way in Bermuda's Great Sound . However, a five-da...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Russian Federation opens Confederations Cup with uninspiring win over New Zealand

Hosts Russia eased to a 2-0 win over New Zealand on Saturday in the opening match of the Confederations Cup , a tournament seen as a test for the country before it stages next year's World Cup. "When the pre...More..

Gloria Allred to Bill Cosby: 'Round 2 is coming'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Gloria Allred to Bill Cosby: 'Round 2 is coming'

Although the case ended in a mistrial , District Attorney Kevin Steele immediately announced plans to retry Cosby on the same charges, promising to "move the case forward as soon as possible". He still faces s...More..

San Francisco Giants 2017 draft picks with Bay Area ties
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

San Francisco Giants 2017 draft picks with Bay Area ties

Former Deseret News Mr. Baseball honoree Colton Shaver was a 39th-round pick, going at No. 1171 overall to the Houston Astros. Baltimore selected shortstop Adam Hall out of A.B. After making 11 appearances ...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Announcement Expected on Clippers Stadium Deal in Inglewood

His dreams are finally coming to fruition. They are the No. 3 team at Staples Center in Los Angeles, behind the L.A. Lakers (NBA) and L.A. Kings (NHL). Ballmer, who is worth an estimated $31.8 billion, bought...More..

Paul Native Phil Housley Lands Buffalo Sabres Head Coaching Job
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Paul Native Phil Housley Lands Buffalo Sabres Head Coaching Job

Botterill did interview several other candidates, including Washington assistant Todd Reirden , before placing the search process on hold to wait for teams to conclude the playoffs. - Before he began coaching ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Apple now allows tipping for content creators but with 30% tax

But at number 10 he spotted an app: "Mobile protection:Clean & Security VPN", spelled exactly as shown here. In a fascinating and must-read piece that originally appeared on Medium , Johnny Lin details how a...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Nadal outclasses Wawrinka to win 10th French Open title

It has been very special to me, and it's true that it is unprecedented. "It's the most important event in my career, so to win here is something I can not describe", Nadal said after his win. The 32-year-old ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Penguins regroup, Predators look for road magic in Game 5

Nashville Predators center Colton Sissons (10) shoots against Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) and defenseman Ron Hainsey (65) during the third period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup ...More..

Djokovic drops 1st 2 sets against Thiem in Paris
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Djokovic drops 1st 2 sets against Thiem in Paris

The Serb hit only 18 winners to 35 unforced errors. His backhand was particularly problematic. And Thiem then took the second set 6-3. Djokovic was left on his knees, and soon he would be out of the tournamen...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

After nearly missing French Open, Halep could win 1st major

Ostapenko, the world No. 47, is the first unseeded player to reach the final in Paris since Mima Jausovec in 1983. "I believe she has the game to beat top players, which she has done this year, but there'...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Gareth Bale hoping to help make more history at Real Madrid

Feted as one of the finest talents of his generation, Zinedine Zidane has made the transition to management so smoothly that he has already eclipsed some of the game's most hallowed names just 17 months into ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

French Open starts with Petra Kvitova's return

Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the USA plays a shot against Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , Fra...More..

Nikoloz Basilashvili vs. Rafael Nadal 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Nikoloz Basilashvili vs. Rafael Nadal 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

For a man who has managed assorted injury problems over the years, to his knees in the early days, then last year to a wrist that took him off the tour in the middle of his Roland Garros campaign, it may also b...More..

It's a girl! Venus lets Serena baby secret slip
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

It's a girl! Venus lets Serena baby secret slip

Venus, who made her debut here in 1997 and was runner-up to Serena in 2002, next faces Kurumi Nara , who beat 15-year-old American Amanda Anisimova 3-6, 7-5, 6-4. "I don't know yet, that's the problem", ...More..

Man City chairman says Aguero won't leave, hopes Toure stays
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Man City chairman says Aguero won't leave, hopes Toure stays

Manchester City's Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawth...More..

Mike Trout Expected To Miss 6-8 Weeks With Thumb Injury
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Mike Trout Expected To Miss 6-8 Weeks With Thumb Injury

The Angels confirmed centre fielder Trout is headed to the disabled list for the first time in his Major League Baseball career following an MRI on Monday. Angels: Right-hander Parker Bridwell is scheduled to...More..

Arkansas pitchers combine for no-hitter against Auburn
by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Arkansas pitchers combine for no-hitter against Auburn

The LSU Tigers are the 2017 SEC Tournament Champions! That secured the Tigers' record 12th SEC tournament championship and gave LSU (44-17) the league's automatic seed in the NCAA tournament, for which regional...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Kerber out to find elusive love for French Open clay

Kerber is not performing to the standards usually associated with the highest ranked player in the game after she won her first two Grand Slam titles at the Australian and US Opens previous year. "I'm real...More..

2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova wins return from knife attack
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova wins return from knife attack

Grigor Dimitrov has won his first match in four years at Roland Garros to reach the second round of the clay-court major. "I think I played well after six months off". "Gave her a big hug". "But I think t...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

LeBron James Jokes About Missing Wide-Open Dunk Against Celtics

We're going to battle for the loose balls.Losing Game 2 of their conference finals series against the Cavaliers was not the only loss that the Celtics suffered.This doesn't guarantee Golden State a champion...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Arsenal beats Chelsea to win third FA Cup in 4 seasons

AFP | Arsene Wenger said Arsenal's "spectacular" FA Cup final victory over Chelsea was just reward for an outstanding display from his team as they refused to be divided by a turbulent season. Judging by th...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Djokovic and Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals

Abanda, the world No. 191, will open against No. 264 Tessah Andrianjafitrimo of France. With Djokovic's prospects uncertain and Roger Federer taking the clay season off, Rafael Nadal is heavily favore...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

United Outclass Ajax to Win Europa League on Emotional Night

And yet there he was in Stockholm , a picture of passion and pride as he celebrated with his players. "It means a lot as it is my first European trophy with United and after what happened yesterday it is n...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Arsene Wenger not thinking of FA Cup final as his Arsenal swansong

American billionaire Stan Kroenke says he has no intention of selling his majority interest in the English Premier League club Arsenal . Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal is shown the red card during the Pr...More..

Zinedine Zidane ready for three LaLiga cup finals with Real Madrid
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Zinedine Zidane ready for three LaLiga cup finals with Real Madrid

Zidane's current deal expires at the end of next season, but Marca notes he is "the living image of a happy "madridismo", which identifies with their Coach in a way that has been rarely seen in recent years"....More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Destiny 2 Will Not Be Coming To Nintendo Switch, Bungie Confirms

But sadly, according to IGN , game director Luke Smith has announced at the gameplay reveal event in Los Angeles that the PC release will not happen until after the console one on September 8th, 2017. Th...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Ringling Bros. shuts down the big top after 146 years

The world is losing "a place of wonder", the New York Times reported the ringmaster, days before the final performance. Aerialist Paulo dos Santos seems to fly in space in his act in the Ringling Bros. "Eve...More..

Atletico says goodbye to Calderon with win
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Atletico says goodbye to Calderon with win

I think all footballers know what I am talking about. After the match, Simeone addressed the crowd with an emotional message while players from both past and present made their way onto the pitch and posed wi...More..

Tottenham Hotspur fans confident Janssen will be firing next season
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Tottenham Hotspur fans confident Janssen will be firing next season

You never say what's going to happen in the future, no-one knows, no-one can predict it. Juventus probably have the best defensive unit in Europe but, other than that, I don't see anything better than what Sp...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Stones set to return for Man City's final two games

Pep Guardiola claims his first season at Manchester City would have ended in the sack at former clubs Barcelona and Bayern Munich. He was a key member of the side that won the Premier League title in 2012, sc...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Draft lottery 2017: How it works

Regardless of what the Lakers decide to do with the pick should they manage to keep it, perhaps the most important thing is that keeping it would allow them to maintain the momentum and positive vibes that they...More..

Hull City relegated from the English Premier League
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Hull City relegated from the English Premier League

It was a dejected Hull manager Marco Silva who spoke after the match. The Tigers started this season off in the best possible manner beating the reigning champions but with the squad problems they had, this was...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Bottas has engine changed after water leak

The. Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen of Finland steers his auto during the third practice session for the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Saturday, Ma...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Oosthuizen, Stanley share lead at Players Championship

Both players moved onto nine-under par and they now sit two shots clear of JB Holmes who sits alone in third. That was one shot ahead of Louis Ooosthuizen of South Africa and two clear of Si Woo Kim of South Ko...More..

Gareth Bale open to Man Utd move, Real could sell
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Gareth Bale open to Man Utd move, Real could sell

According to The Sun , Arsenal are ready to rival Chelsea and United and will be prepared to meet his £50m valuation but much will of course depend on whether or not they can convince him to snub their Premier...More..

Hamilton fastest as Mercedes step up the pace
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hamilton fastest as Mercedes step up the pace

Hamilton led team-mate Bottas in the pair of sessions, with the duo recording the quickest times on the Medium and Soft tyres, ahead of Ferrari's Kimi Räikkönen . "I didn't get everything together, I wasn'...More..

ECU coach Scottie Montgomery surprises mother with scholarship for walk-on son
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

ECU coach Scottie Montgomery surprises mother with scholarship for walk-on son

The second-year East Carolina head coach had great news for senior defensive end Kiante Anderson. But when she opened the envelope, and it dawns on her what's inside, her reaction is priceless. "We need that....More..

Daniel Sturridge ready for Liverpool starting spot, says Jurgen Klopp
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Daniel Sturridge ready for Liverpool starting spot, says Jurgen Klopp

For all of us, it was unlucky that, at important moments, he was not available. "But they are experienced, cold as ice and they get the points". If the unit can continue to play as they have been, it will be ...More..

Joanna Jedrzejczyk eyeing up Ronda Rousey's record
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Joanna Jedrzejczyk eyeing up Ronda Rousey's record

Then the fight started and just about everything changed. This has the potential to be a big year for Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Nobody in the strawweight division is going to top Jedrzejczyk's hand speed, so the ...More..