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 Courtney Lee said. He later had surgery twice ... More..

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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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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

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 | 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 | 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..

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..

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..

Golfers react to Jason Day's emotional press conference at WGC-Dell
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Golfers react to Jason Day's emotional press conference at WGC-Dell

Snedeker was having three replacement putters shipped to Austin Country Club in time for his Day 2 match, but he said he was going to try to have his trusted "gamer" fixed in time for his bout against Andy Sull...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..

Celtics Wouldn't Mind A Postseason Battle Against Wizards
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Celtics Wouldn't Mind A Postseason Battle Against Wizards

Ever since then in the opening of the 2016-2017 season, both the Celtics and Wizards went back and forth in every game where both teams played each other. Boston earned its 11th win in its past 12 home game...More..

Jermain Defoe has World Cup berth in his sights
by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Jermain Defoe has World Cup berth in his sights

Results and performances were mixed as England beat Malta and Scotland in World Cup qualifying, but could only draw 0-0 in Slovenia and let a 2-0 lead slip to draw 2-2 in an end-of-year friendly with Spain. Sou...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Toure hits back at Man City critics

The Reds will be looking to cement their place in the top four of the Premier League when they travel to Manchester City on Nissan Super Sunday . However, the City manager correctly pointed out that he never...More..

School District Says Le'Veon Bell Is Barred From Wisconsin Prom Dance
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

School District Says Le'Veon Bell Is Barred From Wisconsin Prom Dance

Last weekend, Ava Tarantino used Twitter to ask the Pittsburgh Steelers' running back to her prom, and after a bit of negotiating, he accepted. The district also said Bell is also in violation of a policy p...More..

Geno Smith plans to sign with the Giants
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Geno Smith plans to sign with the Giants

The expectation is that Smith will take a physical at some point this weekend and if all goes well, he will sign his contract and the deal will become official early next week. With the Giants, the issue is not...More..

Steve Agnew: Aitor Karanka exit
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Steve Agnew: Aitor Karanka exit "difficult and emotional"

Middlesbrough could be boosted by the return of towering striker Rudy Gestede (hamstring) and Colombian centre-back Bernardo Espinosa (ankle) for the lunchtime visit of Jose Mourinho's tired Europa League quart...More..

Conte denies report regarding Chelsea transfers
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Conte denies report regarding Chelsea transfers

Conte also gave special praise to Belgian forward Eden Hazard but said that referees must "protect" him, seemingly referring to how the 26-year-old was being targeted by United players on Monday. "It's very har...More..

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Kieran Gibbs doubts to face West Brom
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Kieran Gibbs doubts to face West Brom

Barcelona have been attracted to Bellerin after a series of impressive performances with the north London club over the past few seasons. The Frenchman has received heavy criticism in recent weeks following A...More..

City Crash Out of Champions League
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

City Crash Out of Champions League

After a wonderful home leg win, City had a two-goal cushion but also faced the risk that Monaco's away goals would trump them, which they ultimately did. Guardiola's tactics are clear, then. Manager Pep Gua...More..

Monaco and Man City set for second leg thriller
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Monaco and Man City set for second leg thriller

City saw exactly why in the first leg, as the visitors thrilled for the first hour of the contest. At this crucial time. It's not about the defence and the goalkeeper. "All managers make mistakes". In the C...More..

Princeton Was Almost This March's First Cinderella
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Princeton Was Almost This March's First Cinderella

The hometown kid with a shot to beat his hometown team'. Nationally, the Irish would have gained a measure of notoriety as the first victims of an upset in front of a national television audience. "We've gottta...More..

South Africa wins toss, bowls in 2nd test vs. New Zealand
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

South Africa wins toss, bowls in 2nd test vs. New Zealand

The South Africans discovered that for themselves during the one-day series‚ when spinners claimed 10 of the 24 wickets that fell in the two matches played on Hamilton's sticky‚ grippy surfaces. Faf du Plessis ...More..

Durban loses hosting rights for 2022 Commonwealth Games
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Durban loses hosting rights for 2022 Commonwealth Games

Reports had suggested that the CGF was weighing up its options and that a decision was expected this week, but on Monday afternoon reports across the country began calling the news. The 2018 Commonwealth Games ...More..

Liverpool boss Klopp: Top 4 failure would be disappointing
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Liverpool boss Klopp: Top 4 failure would be disappointing

I know most of our performance was defensively but I think we showed a different side to our game. The Clarets have become one of the most feared teams when stepping out on home soil, but they can not rep...More..

See What Nicki Minaj Looked Like Before Her Rumored Plastic Surgery!
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

See What Nicki Minaj Looked Like Before Her Rumored Plastic Surgery!

Earlier today, Ed Sheeran made an appearance on the Breakfast Club where he was asked, as a fan of hip-hop, about Nicki Minaj's ongoing beef with Remy Ma and more specifically, the latter's song " Shether...More..

Mulayam Singh Yadav's low poll profile raises questions about his relevance
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Mulayam Singh Yadav's low poll profile raises questions about his relevance

Yesterday, Samajwadi Party leader Ravidas Malhotra also regretted the party's alliance with the Congress and said that the ruling party hasn't benefitted at all from the alliance. Does this remark imply an admi...More..

Saskatchewan Roughriders Sign Vince Young
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Saskatchewan Roughriders Sign Vince Young

Young has been out of the football spotlight the last couple years, but had a five-year run as one of the most well-known players in the sport. Most of the signal callers who have come to the CFL and thriv...More..

Pats want 2 first-rounders for Jimmy G
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Pats want 2 first-rounders for Jimmy G

Bill Belichick is well established as the best coach and the best GM in the National Football League today. As Garafolo notes, the Patriots could use the franchise tag on Garoppolo next year and then deal him. ...More..

Patriots acquire Dwayne Allen from Colts
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Patriots acquire Dwayne Allen from Colts

The New England Patriots are trading for Indianapolis Colts tight end Dwayne Allen, reports NFL Network's Ian Rapoport . However, just because Allen lost favor with the Colts doesn't mean he won't be able to p...More..

by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

WrestleMania 33 Date, Matches, Rumors, Predictions, and More

That could lead Jax to take out Banks as revenge during the women's title match later in the show, which could ultimately help set up the Fatal 4Way women's title match I expect at WrestleMania 33. John Cena, p...More..

English Premier League Report; West Ham United v Chelsea
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

English Premier League Report; West Ham United v Chelsea

West Ham beat the champions-elect here in the League Cup in October and this time they had Andy Carroll, the man who transforms how they can play. The team conceded nine goals in two games with Manchester Cit...More..

Conte wants 'different experiences' after Chelsea spell
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Conte wants 'different experiences' after Chelsea spell

Carroll is one goal away from his 50th strike in the Premier League and has scored in two of his last three games against Chelsea . Kick off is at 20:00 on 6 March 2017. It's not easy when you start a season...More..

David Haye undergoes Achilles tendon surgery after Tony Bellew fight
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

David Haye undergoes Achilles tendon surgery after Tony Bellew fight

The match almost featured as many plot twists as Bellew's role in Creed , as rumors circulated that Haye suffered what was believed to be an ankle or an Achilles injury earlier in the fight. Bellew has said he...More..

Murray tames Verdasco to clinch maiden Dubai Duty Free tennis title
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Murray tames Verdasco to clinch maiden Dubai Duty Free tennis title

Andy Murray was only 20 when he first played at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships but already he was a star on the rise, ranked No11. Spain's Verdasco will play his second semi-final of the season on F...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

US Soccer requires players to stand for anthem

The change comes after Megan Rapinoe kneeled before a USA women's senior team friendly against Thailand in September. "But I feel in my heart it is right to continue to kneel during the national anthem, and I w...More..

Pulis feels pain as old club Palace edge to safety
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Pulis feels pain as old club Palace edge to safety

Christian Benteke "will not dictate" his future at Crystal Palace, according to manager Sam Allardyce, after reports the striker is disillusioned at the club . "(The win) is good for the confidence and we've h...More..

Both Races In NASCAR's Atlanta Doubleheader Wreck Within The First Two Laps
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Both Races In NASCAR's Atlanta Doubleheader Wreck Within The First Two Laps

With the Nascar season underway after last weekend's Daytona 500, a number of deals have been signed across the various tiers of the stock auto series. This time it was 23-year-old Ryan Reed who took the checke...More..