Marlins To Finalize $1.3B Bid To Sell Team To Jeter, Bush

There still is a long way to go in the process. The former New York Yankees star and former Florida governor have joined forces in their pursuit of the Miami Marlins , a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday. That Jeter wants to become... More..

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by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

All-NBA teams to be announced earlier than expected

And if what one National Basketball Association writer says George has been telling his teammates is true, they never had a shot anyway. The All-Star Game is traditionally played in February, preceded by a ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

This is how good I really was for Manchester United

The Gunners face a battle to qualify for the Champions League, as they now sit seventh and seven points behind fourth-placed Manchester City . Fernandinho's midfield colleague Toure feels the race for a top-...More..

Sharapova agent blasts French Open critics
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Sharapova agent blasts French Open critics

Her suspension ends on the third day of the Stuttgart tournament, meaning she won't be allowed even to play before Wednesday. "This kind of entry into the tournament should apply to players who dropped in the...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Pedroia still ailing, Farrell complaining over Machado slide

The Red Sox , apparently upset at having lost the series to the Orioles , got their "revenge" against Manny Machado for what was said by the Red Sox manager and media, despite being contradicted by all ...More..

Martial, Rooney leads United to 2-0 win at Burnley in EPL
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Martial, Rooney leads United to 2-0 win at Burnley in EPL

He added: "Bailly was incredible [against Burnley ]". "Yes", said Mourinho when asked if Martial had responded as he wished following the manager's midweek criticisms of the French global. The 35-year-old - ...More..

Grieving Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas plans to play Tuesday
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Grieving Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas plans to play Tuesday

Butler, who scored 30 points in Game 1 , had another strong showing in Game 2 with 22 points, 8 rebounds, and 8 assists, but the Celtics were undone by his helpers and the lack of assistance they provided Th...More..

Cubs trail 3-1 in 3rd
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Cubs trail 3-1 in 3rd

The Chicago Cubs (7-7) will be taking on the Milwaukee Brewers (8-7) in an NL Central matchup Wednesday afternoon. The Chicago Tribune reports (http://trib.in/2oGaS9Y) massive crowds of Cubs fans that g...More..

Harden has 37 points, Rockets rout Thunder, Westbrook 118-87
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Harden has 37 points, Rockets rout Thunder, Westbrook 118-87

The rude truth of it is that Westbrook doesn't play well against people and/or teams with which he has beef because, while he's at his best when angry, he's at his most careless when annoyed. Even with more hel...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Durant shines in Golden State playoff debut in Game 1 win

The Warriors hope to get forward Matt Barnes back from a sprained right ankle and foot Wednesday night for Game 2, while the Blazers were uncertain when Nurkic might be ready to return. In his first playoff g...More..

Phillies lose to Nationals on Bryce Harper's walk-off homer
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Phillies lose to Nationals on Bryce Harper's walk-off homer

NATIONALS 6, PHILLIES 4: Bryce Harper hit a two-run homer in the third inning and a game-ending, three-run drive with two outs in the ninth to lead the Nationals over the Phillies . Odubel Herrera moved A...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

The popular Spaniard - who had seemed destined to be one of golf's almost men - won with a birdie on the first hole of a sudden death play-off after the pair had finished the final round tied on -9. "This one i...More..

Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

Ramos sent his header off target from a corner before Isco finally broke through Sporting's tiring rearguard when he drilled a right-foot shot past Cuellar which nestled just inside the post. Isco received L...More..

Late NFL player Konrad Reuland donated his heart to Rod Carew
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Late NFL player Konrad Reuland donated his heart to Rod Carew

HollywoodLifers , are you blown away by this incredible story? But her son was brain-dead at 29. Konrad, who was 11 at the time, couldn't stop talking about it. Fourteen months later, he was put on the hear...More..

Antoine Griezmann gives Atletico narrow lead in Champions League tie
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Antoine Griezmann gives Atletico narrow lead in Champions League tie

Atletico coach Diego Simeone lamented his side's inability to kill the tie, but lauded Leicester's defensive effort. "We were hard done by". Andy King's introduction at the halftime interval did seem to s...More..

Fleury makes late start, Penguins rush by Blue Jackets 3-1
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Fleury makes late start, Penguins rush by Blue Jackets 3-1

Murray, who led Pittsburgh to a Stanley Cup title last spring, was declared Wednesday night's starter by Sullivan following the morning skate. He was set to get the start, but Fleury was the one occupying the s...More..

First night of playoffs teaches lesson to young Maple Leafs
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

First night of playoffs teaches lesson to young Maple Leafs

Wilson stole a clearing attempt from Martin Marincin along the wall in the Toronto zone, firing high to beat Frederik Andersen, who was otherwise sharp with 41 saves. "You played in it a couple times and maybe ...More..

Dana White can't deny Conor McGregor a chance to fight Floyd Mayweather
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Dana White can't deny Conor McGregor a chance to fight Floyd Mayweather

White says that although the fight is not optimal for the UFC, allowing McGregor to make the record amount of money he would command to fight Mayweather would be a great way to repay the fighter for all of his ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

NCAA 'reluctantly' agrees to let North Carolina host events

Hopefully, the NCAA Board will continue to exercise its considerable influence when it undertakes the final selection of host cities over the coming weeks. The ACLU released a statement on House Bill 142 an...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Ibrahimovic: "I feel like Benjamin Button"

When the Man United team sheet was released for the Sunderland game, there were a series of shocks for Red Devils supporters. It was telling when Mourinho gave the 21-year-old a deserved pat on the back whe...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

USA, Mexico, Canada 'aiming for' joint bid to host 2026 World Cup

The announcement is set for 2 p.m. ET. The U.S. hosted the tournament once in 1994, and Mexico saw it twice, in 1970 and 1986 (the only time Canada has qualified). The top two teams from each group will then ...More..

Conte sets Chelsea 18-point title target
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Conte sets Chelsea 18-point title target

We want to finish top. "Okay, he made a mistake with the goal but everyone is involved in this team and we are lucky to have him in the team". "It was huge going into Man City, it takes the pressure off". "...More..

Smith, Rahane seal it for Rising Pune Supergiant
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Smith, Rahane seal it for Rising Pune Supergiant

Buttler had dispatched one Stokes delivery over long-on for six before following that up with a patented scoop for the same result , and he looked well set on 38 when he was given out lbw to Imran Tahir desp...More..

Mama June Reveals Exactly How Much She Weighs After Transformation
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Mama June Reveals Exactly How Much She Weighs After Transformation

She has revealed that she spent almost $75,000 to have gastric sleeve surgery , breast implants and skin removal surgery which alone added up to 9 lbs. She also reveals just how many pounds of skin was remov...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Hammers to offer Antonio hike in wages

While Arsen Venger waiting for a new contract, despite the protests of the fans, his team are going through a traditional early spring game slump. According to the Evening Standard , the 25-year-old has been...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Grichuk, Cardinals top Cubs 4-3 in wild opener

Masahiro Tanaka will start the season opener for NY, facing Chris Archer for the Rays . DIAMONDBACKS 6, GIANTS 5: Chris Owings singled home the winning run and Arizona scored twice with two outs in the...More..

Atlanta Braves set 25-man roster for opening day
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Atlanta Braves set 25-man roster for opening day

Robert Gsellman came in to pitch the ninth and allowed back-to-back hits to begin the inning. Chaz Roe relieved Ian Krol (0-1) and walked Yoenis Cespedes , loading the basis. The Mets improved their baseball...More..

Jeff Hardy In Rough Shape Before Sunday's WrestleMania 33 Event
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Jeff Hardy In Rough Shape Before Sunday's WrestleMania 33 Event

You won't hear a bigger pop from the crowd than when Matt and Jeff Hardy hit the ramp at WrestleMania 33. But after Gallows & Anderson, Enzo & Cass and Cesaro & Sheamus made their way to the ring, the Wre...More..

Derrick Rose to have knee surgery, miss rest of season
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Derrick Rose to have knee surgery, miss rest of season

In 2015, he re-aggravated the same meniscus injury and this year's injury happened to Rose at the worst possible time, as he will be a free agent this offseason. "You can look at it that way", teammate Courtne...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

England blew chance to ruin Podolski's special night: Cahill

For Germany , the match against England is a chance to say goodbye to 31-year-old Galatasaray forward Podolski, who quit global football after Euro 2016 with 48 goals from 129 caps but returns for a farewe...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Nadal Beats Fognini To Reach Miami Final

Fognini, who will break into the top 30 again next week (he will be World No. 28, +12 than last week) was playing his second Masters 1000 semifinal in his career after the one lost to Novak Djokovic at the 2013...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Rickie Fowler throws first pitch at Houston Astros game

Except, Fowler's stunning 64 here in the first round of the Shell Houston Open indicated that at least a portion of the Augusta spotlight should be reserved for this wildly popular 28-year-old. "Part of my plan...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil 'want to stay' at Arsenal

ALEXIS SANCHEZ is being strongly linked with an Arsenal exit this summer - but where will he go? "He has one and a half years contract, so I don't think that it is an immediate concern for Arsenal football cl...More..

Man City vs Liverpool: Sterling and Coutinho take centre stage
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Man City vs Liverpool: Sterling and Coutinho take centre stage

It marked the first time in his career Guardiola has not led a side under his control to the semifinals of the competition and, ahead of facing Klopp's Liverpool on Sunday, City lies third in the Premier Leag...More..

French candidate's wife faces charges over parliament jobs
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

French candidate's wife faces charges over parliament jobs

His family members were paid more than 1 million euros ($1.1 million) over a number of years for the positions. While allegedly working as a parliamentary assistant for her husband, Penelope was also employed...More..

Coutinho unconcerned by 'improved' Everton ahead of derby
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Coutinho unconcerned by 'improved' Everton ahead of derby

Lallana took a kick to the leg during England's World Cup qualification victory over Lithuania at Wembley on Sunday, and despite playing the full 90 minutes has subsequently succumbed to the knock. "The ri...More..

Spain's injured Costa doubtful for France match
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Spain's injured Costa doubtful for France match

Can anyone stop a Chelsea double? The 18-year-old Monaco striker has taken Ligue 1 and the Champions League by storm this season and earned an global debut in Saturday's 3-1 win over Luxembourg. Spain defeat...More..

Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears defenders arrested in Iowa
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears defenders arrested in Iowa

He reportedly yelled at the officers and spit on their faces while trying to resist. Officers handcuffed Hall, who police said was argumentative, resisted arrest and refused to get into the squad vehicle. Hal...More..

The Cleveland Browns Aren't Welcoming Brock Osweiler With Open Arms
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The Cleveland Browns Aren't Welcoming Brock Osweiler With Open Arms

We're going to keep on trying until we can get that guy. If he remains with the team, Osweiler will compete with second-year signal-callers Cody Kessler and Kevin Hogan for the starting job. The Texans also...More..

Elite 8-bound: Kentucky beats UCLA 86-75 in South semifinal
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Elite 8-bound: Kentucky beats UCLA 86-75 in South semifinal

For as unstoppable as Ball, Alford and the Bruins have often been this season, they couldn't keep up with the relentless attacking on both ends of the floor by Kentucky. "I love this team (and) the character of...More..

Australian GP: 'No clear answer' for Red Bull's lack of pace - Ricciardo
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Australian GP: 'No clear answer' for Red Bull's lack of pace - Ricciardo

That sport's governing body asked Red Bull and Mercedes to remove such devices from their cars before the season, though both Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo downplayed the impact of that during the weeke...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Ice hockey-US senators back women's team in wage dispute

Among other issues, the women note that USA Hockey expects female players to "train full time and compete throughout the year", yet pays them only $6,000 every four years, an amount that would put them far belo...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

36 reasons Gonzaga can win it all

UNC is 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games against the Pac-12 and 7-3-2 ATS in their last 12 games overall while the under is 10-2-1 in their last 13 games following a win. SPEAKING OF REMATCHES: Sunday's first game...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Final-ly Four! Zags Make History

The Jayhawks have now been a one or two seed five years in a row without reaching the Final Four. And he's right. Maybe Gonzaga caught its break when West Virginia failed to get a shot up in its final possess...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Coleman undergoes surgery following horrific leg break

However, the result began to feel secondary in importance in the final 20 minutes, after the horrific Neil Taylor tackle which saw Seamus Coleman stretchered off receiving oxygen. Republic of Ireland manage...More..

On visit with Steelers, Davon House signs with Packers
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

On visit with Steelers, Davon House signs with Packers

Other than Cook - who visited Seattle and has Minnesota and Oakland on the docket - Green Bay's unsigned unrestricted free agents are running back Christine Michael and long snapper Brett Goode. But House lost ...More..

New England Patriots Receive Strong Grade for Dont'a Hightower Signing
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

New England Patriots Receive Strong Grade for Dont'a Hightower Signing

The veteran linebacker was choosing between the Patriots , Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets, per Rapoport . Hightower figured to have premium value, but the market didn't quite turn out to be what he o...More..

AC Milan loanee Gerard Deulofeu denies thinking about Barcelona return
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

AC Milan loanee Gerard Deulofeu denies thinking about Barcelona return

Barcelona would have to pay a fee of around € 12m to trigger the repurchase option and sign him from Everton in the summer. He's played just nine times for the San Siro side but that has earned him a call-up...More..

Christine Michael to re-sign with Packers
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Christine Michael to re-sign with Packers

They're the only two running backs on the roster at this point. He tallied 114 yards in the regular season and 58 yards in the playoffs. This will be Michael's fifth season in the NFL. Michael is expected to ...More..

Yanks' Didi Gregorius leaves WBC with shoulder injury
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Yanks' Didi Gregorius leaves WBC with shoulder injury

There is no definitive timetable for his return, but manager Joe Girardi said Gregorius could miss all of April. Giradi has yet to announce who would replace Gregorius at shortstop, but infielder Ronald Torre...More..