Inside the Window: Former Real Madrid Star in an Unexpected Career Turn

But while the Spaniard continues to be a high-profile punching bag for the media, despite a good start to 2017, it is sporting director Patrick Kluivert who has thus far flopped most spectacularly this season. He has to be sure and for that reason I ... More..

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Antonio Conte is looking to bring Arturo Vidal to Chelsea this summer
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Antonio Conte is looking to bring Arturo Vidal to Chelsea this summer

Ivanovic has not started a Premier League game since the defeat at Arsenal towards the end of September, having lost his place in Conte's 3-4-3 formation to Victor Moses. On the verge of a historic FA Cup victo...More..

Federer-Nadal: Australian Open final so good, it can't be believed
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Federer-Nadal: Australian Open final so good, it can't be believed

Between the men's and the women's finals, this will be "the first Grand Slam tournament in the Open era in which all four singles finalists are 30 or older", the Times noted . On his third match point opport...More..

Federer outlasts Wawrinka to reach Australian Open final
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Federer outlasts Wawrinka to reach Australian Open final

At 5-5, Federer broke Zverev at love with a wicked down-the-line backhand and closed out the set moments later. I'm happy I've played as well as I have, and I can't wait to play Stan. In a bubble, this is a ma...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Australian Open 2017: Serena Williams' pride for big sister Venus

Venus Williams posted another triumph for the old guard at the Australian Open by beating Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova to reach her 21st grand slam semi-final. Williams's age marks maturity, but it is far less sign...More..

Oscar De La Hoya arrested
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Oscar De La Hoya arrested

While the investigating officers were talking to the driver outside the vehicle, they continued to detect the smell of an alcoholic beverage emanating from the driver's mouth. He went to rehab in 2013 not long ...More..

Jane Fonda Gathers Protesters of DAPL at Trump International Hotel
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Jane Fonda Gathers Protesters of DAPL at Trump International Hotel

Inside his camp home with a cozy wood burning stove in the corner, the man from the nearby Cheyenne River Sioux tribe keenly welcomes visitors, offering songs with a drum about the "Black Snake" and people he...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Hull accept Burnley's £10m bid for Snodgrass

Snodgrass has scored nine times for the Tigers this season, two more than Burnley's top scorer Andre Gray has managed, while another three for Scotland has taken his tally to 12 in 28 appearances for club and...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Eoin Morgan hails "complete" England as tourists eclipse India in Twenty20 opener

Eoin Morgan's men cruised to victory by seven wickets with 11 balls to spare, having restricted the hosts to 147-7 with a fine bowling display. This is the first T20 global match at Kanpur's Green Park Sta...More..

Miami Dolphins didn't follow protocol after Matt Moore hit
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Miami Dolphins didn't follow protocol after Matt Moore hit

Moore remained on the field for several moments before retreating to the sideline for one play, prompting the National Football League and the NFLPA to open an investigation on the Dolphins. The NFL determined ...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Jose Mourinho fears Manchester derby will be moved to end of season

Mourinho also likes to do things his own way, which on more than one occasion has involved having his players train in parking lots. "Sir Bobby's record lasted for 44 years, I think, and when Wayne Rooney joi...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Cavs Not Interested In Carmelo Anthony

There's also this bit from Marc Stein of ESPN: "Cleveland is not prepared to surrender Love to get Anthony after the role Love played in helping the Cavaliers win the first championship in franchise history i...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Boston Celtics Emotions Boil Over vs Washington Wizards

Wall exchanged words with Crowder after the buzzer of Boston's 117-108 triumph on January 11. Celtics forward Jae Crowder and Wizards point guard John Wall had an exchange of words that resulted in Crowder pu...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Karl-Anthony Towns, Joel Embiid highlight 2017 Rising Stars Challenge

The 24-year-old from Atlanta also recorded a triple-double against the Chicago Bulls on December 31 (15 points, 11 rebounds, 12 assists), one of three triple-doubles by Bucks players this season. squads. Here i...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Boston Celtics Signs Ad Deal For Its Jerseys

The move, which falls in line with the sponsorship deals of soccer teams in Europe like the English Premier League or Spain's La Liga, comes after the NBA's 30 owners approved the measure in April of a year a...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Patriots' Brady has his way with Steelers defense ... again

Chris Hogan came to New England this offseason unsure of what to expect after spending four mostly quiet seasons in Buffalo. Both teams were vying to become the first ever to go to nine Super Bowls, but it ...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Frampton-Santa Cruz II: Why I'm Leaning to the Would-Be Avenger

It's another unification fight, it's another chance for me to create more of a legacy and more history. "But I want to secure my family's future and that is why I have wanted to do well in America", added Fra...More..

LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers need to be better
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers need to be better

This is something straight out of reality television or WWE. It can be easy to fall into a state of complacency when you experience success. And James, with the team in a midseason funk, is poking his finger in...More..

Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, and The Undertaker Staredown Was Oddly Hypnotic
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, and The Undertaker Staredown Was Oddly Hypnotic

Triple H recently tried to explain why, despite his presumably having offices in Stamford, Connecticut and Orlando, Seth Rollins hasn't been able to track down The Game since August. He's become this NXT genera...More..

Bored Football Fans Hoping for Something Better from Super Bowl 51
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Bored Football Fans Hoping for Something Better from Super Bowl 51

There would be no magic from Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers on this day. Of those 38 receptions, 23 of them were for first downs and 11 of them were for over 20 yards. With the challenges the Atlanta off...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Conor McGregor: White KO's Pacquiao fight, coach on Mayweather prep

On the other side of the fence, champ Conor McGregor , the UFC's biggest star, was under contract, and there was no way the UFC wanted him in a boxing match. "I didn't see it [footage of Conor sparring]". Wh...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

New study suggests jet lag impacts game performance of baseball players

Now, researchers have offered measurable proof of some of these symptoms by taking a look at the baseball diamond. Skipping across time zones might be more than just tiring for pro baseball players: The resul...More..

Xhaka questioned by police after alleged racist abuse at Heathrow
by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Xhaka questioned by police after alleged racist abuse at Heathrow

Craig Burley reacts to Granit Xhaka's red card, undisciplined play and much more in this edition of Boiling Point. The Independent said a complaint was made by an eyewitness who claimed Xhaka racially insul...More..

by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Anderson Silva highlights the biggest issue with Ronda Rousey's comeback

As far as her busy life outside the cage, Silva doesn't believe Rousey's full plate in Hollywood played any part in her defeat. Amanda Nunes is confident that she will remain undefeated and retain her Ultimat...More..

UAE to Tank Up India's Strategic Petroleum Reserves
by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

UAE to Tank Up India's Strategic Petroleum Reserves

A significant aspect of the Prince's presence as chief guest would be the participation of a military contingent from the UAE that will march during the Republic Day parade. "We condemn terrorism and coordinate...More..

by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Chelsea players urge Antonio Conte to sign this goalkeeper

Bournemouth are believed to be the front runners to sign Begovic, and they are hoping to conclude a deal in the coming weeks. Begovic moved to Stamford Bridge from Stoke for £8m in 2015 but has found first-...More..

by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Heat's Dion Waiters sinks Warriors with last-second 3-pointer

Dion Waiters had his second consecutive big game with 33 points in the win. Waiters sank six triples in the game, two in the final minute, and got great scoring support from Dragic, who had 19 points. Look fo...More..

by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

National Football League player tells officer: 'I hope you die tomorrow'

Pacman Jones was kicked out of a Cincinnati casino for berating staffers and patrons in the hours before he was arrested at a Hyatt hotel on January 3. He also allegedly cursed and pushed a security guard and...More..

by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Dodgers acquire Logan Forsythe from Rays in exchange for Jose De Leon

While the Dodgers have a surplus of young arms, De Leon may have the opportunity to start for Tampa Bay at some point in 2017. De Leon was prominently mentioned in the trade talks between the Dodgers and Twins ...More..

Yordano Ventura was reportedly not a wearing seatbelt during fatal auto crash
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Yordano Ventura was reportedly not a wearing seatbelt during fatal auto crash

The children talked quietly among themselves as they sat in the patio of the house Ventura bought after signing with the Royals. Ventura was not wearing his seat belt and was thrown from his white Jeep after ...More..

Ivan Rakitic: I can fill the void left by Sergio Busquets
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Ivan Rakitic: I can fill the void left by Sergio Busquets

Though the referee ruled the tackle clean, it's imperative that La Liga's hierarchy step in and take a closer look at Escalante's challenge as Barca are set to lose one of their pillars. "Each player has to p...More..

Johnny Manziel Actually Has Pretty Good Social Media Advice For Donald Trump
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Johnny Manziel Actually Has Pretty Good Social Media Advice For Donald Trump

Perhaps Manziel didn't heed his own advice? We eagerly await an explanation, though it's hard to imagine Manziel willingly deleted his account, given how dedicated he has been to staying connected with his fans...More..

Nicola Adams to turn professional and snub 2020 Olympics
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Nicola Adams to turn professional and snub 2020 Olympics

Although professionals are now allowed to compete at the Olympics, Adams has likely ended her hopes of winning a third gold medal because GB Boxing have made it clear they will favour fighters who are members o...More..

Fleetwood scorches back nine for Abu Dhabi golf win
by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Fleetwood scorches back nine for Abu Dhabi golf win

Kaymer (69), a three-time victor in Abu Dhabi, also eagled No. 18 and was in a three-way share for 4th place with Aphibarnrat and Bernd Wiesberger. Bernd Wiesberger caressed a typically neat round of 4-under-...More..

by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Adam Hadwin shoots scorching 59 to take lead at La Quinta

The putt barely went in on 17, and I only had 6 feet. Dominic Bozzelli celebrates after making a par putt on the 9th hole to say at 16 under par and in second place during the third round of the CareerBuilder...More..

by | Monday, January 23, 2017

AFC Championship X-Factors for the Steelers and Patriots

To find out how to watch a free live stream of the Pittsburgh Steelers vs. He's completed almost 70 percent of his passes with 24 touchdown passes and just three interceptions. Brady, Roethlisberger and E...More..

Diego Costa wants to stay at Chelsea, insists Antonio Conte
by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Diego Costa wants to stay at Chelsea, insists Antonio Conte

This idea (leaving) is far in his mind, he's happy to stay here and that's the most important thing for us. Willian drops to the bench in Costa's stead, with Pedro and Eden Hazard starting alongside in the C...More..

Arsene Wenger should face long ban for shove
by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Arsene Wenger should face long ban for shove

Taylor advised him to move, at which point Wenger lost it and appeared to shove the official. Arsene Wenger was sent off for Arsenal for reacting to the decision. John Moss had incidentally shown the Swiss ...More..

UFC's Tyron Woodley Says I'M A FUTURE HALL OF FAMER
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

UFC's Tyron Woodley Says I'M A FUTURE HALL OF FAMER

Tyron Woodley has been making a lot of noise since becoming the UFC welterweight champion over the summer, but not in the ways you might expect. Kurkjian: "If you love baseball, this is a good day for the h". ...More..

76ers' Robert Covington hits game-winning shot to defeat Blazers
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

76ers' Robert Covington hits game-winning shot to defeat Blazers

That's the one that's going to keep me up at night. I just kept working, that's the main thing. So far this season he has averaged 10.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, and 1.6 assists per game on 36.5 percent shooting ...More..

Diego Costa Available For Match Against Hull City
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Diego Costa Available For Match Against Hull City

Having beaten Swansea in the FA Cup the weekend before they now have a small bit of momentum, so it's a shame that they now run into the top-flight's best team. "They have had more time to work with my ideas ...More..

Wayne Rooney's Stunning Goal That Broke Sir Bobby Charlton's Record
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Wayne Rooney's Stunning Goal That Broke Sir Bobby Charlton's Record

United had fallen behind when Juan Mata inadvertently deflected an Erik Pieters cross into his own net. Forever a United legend. "It means a hell of a lot, it is a great honour", he added. It is the aim of th...More..

AFCON 2017: El Said's Late Winner For Egypt Sends Uganda Packing
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

AFCON 2017: El Said's Late Winner For Egypt Sends Uganda Packing

Egypt will next face Uganda, who lost to Group D opponent Ghana in the second matchday on Saturday. Egypt took a huge step towards advancing out of the group stage after a late victor from substitute Abd...More..

Marcus Gilbert: Steelers must knock Tom Brady around
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Marcus Gilbert: Steelers must knock Tom Brady around

Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) have placed a friendly bet on the AFC Championship game on Sunday. "The win is the most important thing", Branch said, "but it's pretty nice to not have som...More..

by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Injured Packers Nelson, Adams could be game-time decisions

Nelson did not play at Dallas last week because of the injury and was limited in practice all week as the Packers wrap up preparation for the Atlanta Falcons. As for the rest of the Packers appearing on the i...More..

Johnny Manziel says he was a 'douche' in 2016, vows to change
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Johnny Manziel says he was a 'douche' in 2016, vows to change

Earlier this month, a report surfaced that Johnny Manziel would be signing autographs in Houston during Super Bowl week. Manziel tweets , "I'm doing this signing for the people (especially Texans) who ha...More..

by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Spurs C Gasol to miss 6 weeks after hand surgery

ESPN reported this morning that the Nuggets are looking to deal Bosnian center Nusuf Jurkic, who got the starting bid for the first chunk of the season before receding to the bench in mid-December as his Se...More..

by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Ravens' Zach Orr handles retirement with class, awesome appreciation

Orr says he will still be around the game in "some sort of form or fashion". So when he recently found out that he could no longer play collision sports due to a rare neck condition which puts him at potent...More..

Patrick Bamford: Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka vows to whip striker into shape
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Patrick Bamford: Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka vows to whip striker into shape

On the training ground, in the games, his first thought always is to play forward and we need these kind of players. 'I was so happy to come back here to Middlesbrough , ' he told Talksport . The move seems...More..

Baba Ramdev defeats Olympic medalist during wrestling bout by 12-0
by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Baba Ramdev defeats Olympic medalist during wrestling bout by 12-0

Stadink is well remembered by Indian wrestling enthusiasts as he had defeated Indian star wrestler Sushil Kumar in the Beijing Olympics. The bout between Ramdev and Stadnik will be a friendly one. It was no the...More..