Arsenal in last-chance saloon as Wenger and Mourinho renew rivalry

Speaking after his side's 1-0 win over Celta Vigo in their Europa League semi-final first leg, Mourinho was asked if would even consider returning to the San Siro. "It is not one I want or the players but it is a competition where we are and that is ... More..

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Jazz flatten Clippers 104-91, win 1st-round series 4-3

They barely have a star. With Griffin, the Clippers might not have suffered the matchup ills that allowed Hayward and Johnson to roam free. Starting forward Ingles contributed 12 points, five rebounds and f...More..

LeBron passes Abdul-Jabbar for No. 2 on playoff scoring list
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

LeBron passes Abdul-Jabbar for No. 2 on playoff scoring list

He's now seventh on the career scoring list with 28,787 points in the regular season. I give J.R. (Smith) a lot of credit, Shump (Iman Shumpert) a lot of credit and LeBron (James) a ton of credit. This year, 33...More..

Cameron Smith, Jonas Blixt win 2017 Zurich Classic after four-hole playoff
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Cameron Smith, Jonas Blixt win 2017 Zurich Classic after four-hole playoff

For now, the Zurich, and one of golf's emerging new stars in Smith, sets the standard. "Fun to play with him in the heat". "I can't say it's another day, but you've got to go home, recharge, and pretty much f...More..

Wenger ready to make peace with Mourinho
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Wenger ready to make peace with Mourinho

Arsenal are in big danger of missing out on a top four finish and a place in next season's Champions League. These are unusual times for two Premier League managerial symbols, due to meet on Sunday in a relat...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Oilers ready for Ducks best

It's a long climb. The Ducks put the game out of reach in the third with goals from Silfverberg and Ryan Kesler. John Gibson , who made 21 saves, tried to knife it away with the blade of his stick but the pu...More..

AU ROUNDUP: Auburn women's tennis to host DePaul in NCAA Tournament
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

AU ROUNDUP: Auburn women's tennis to host DePaul in NCAA Tournament

They've had a fantastic year. "We have to be really tough because they're a good team", Thibodeau said of UCLA. "MSU takes a 15-8 record into the NCAA Tournament after splitting a pair of matches at the Sou...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Tottenham have 'every faith' in full-back Kieran Trippier, insists Ben Davies

The 26-year-old joined Spurs from boyhood club Sheffield United in 2009 and has made over 200 appearances for the north London side. Tottenham's new system has meant that their full-backs are now primarily ...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Gabriel Jesus comes to Man City's rescue at Middlesbrough

Aguero is the club's top goalscorer with 18 Premier League goals this season but Jesus has made an instant impact, scoring four times in six appearances for the club since January. Booked: Stuani, Forshaw, Da...More..

Cole Hamels to miss eight weeks with strained right oblique
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Cole Hamels to miss eight weeks with strained right oblique

An MRI Wednesday confirmed the oblique strain and the initial projection is he will miss about eight weeks. The club recalled righty Anthony Bass from their Triple-A affiliate at Round Rock to provide their...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Zidane denies Real have mental edge over Atletico

That has been evidenced by coach Zinedine Zidane's line- ups for a string of recent Liga games sandwiched between big European ties. And in last season's final, Real emerged victorious in a penalty shoot-ou...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

The UCL: Juventus meet Monaco to decide the first finalist

However, the Argentina forward hasn't scored in a Champions League knockout match since 2013, and he will be eager to end that negative streak against Monaco. Thanks to the excellent job on a transfer market,...More..

Mourinho Not Happy With Man Utd Injury List
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Mourinho Not Happy With Man Utd Injury List

In comparison, Swansea have played 19 games fewer - exactly half an entire league season. According to a report in The Daily Star , rivals Manchester United and Manchester City could go head-to-head this s...More..

Orioles OF Adam Jones claims racist taunts in Boston
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Orioles OF Adam Jones claims racist taunts in Boston

Jones was working at the time, so being exposed to that type of treatment while he was working, regardless of what his job is, that should be investigated, " she said . "Anyone who would do this is not welco...More..

Bayern's Neuer out for rest of season with foot fracture
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Bayern's Neuer out for rest of season with foot fracture

Ronaldo's hat-trick at the Bernabeu saw him move onto 100 Champions League goals. "When it was 2-1 they got scared and the referee started putting on his show". Ramos told Marca , "He should rewind and look ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Anthony Joshua beats Klitschko in Wembley thriller

Anthony Joshua has knocked out Wladimir Klitschko in a heavyweight world title boxing bout on Saturday, April 29 in Wembley, London. Klitschko, who suffered his first stoppage defeat since Lamon Brewster beat...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Highlights of Friday's National Hockey League games

The Ducks have done plenty of good things in the first two games of the series, but just not enough of them to win. "There's going to be ups and downs throughout every playoff game, every series". Anaheim added...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Can goal was 'spectacular' - Reds' Klopp

Another really strong side. It was a big game for us. The Germany global scored a memorable overhead kick in first-half stoppage-time as the Reds recorded a 1-0 victory at Vicarage Road to put their top-four ...More..

Houston Texans draft Gainesville's Deshaun Watson No. 12 overall
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Houston Texans draft Gainesville's Deshaun Watson No. 12 overall

Manuel and Geno Smith, each colossal flops. You don't have to take my word for it, ESPN's Trey Wingo has mentioned that the 33 percent of an National Football League team's final roster are filled with picks ...More..

Chicago Bears sign offensive tackle Bradley Sowell to a free agent contract
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Chicago Bears sign offensive tackle Bradley Sowell to a free agent contract

Starting-quality offensive tackles don't linger on the free agent market through the National Football League draft. The Bears drafted Kutztown's Jordan Morgan, who played left tackle in college, in the fifth...More..

Bears sign OT Bradley Sowell to 1-year contract
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Bears sign OT Bradley Sowell to 1-year contract

For his career, Sowell has 21 starts in his 68 career games, finding it hard to stay a consistent starter during his stops in the NFL. Bradley Sowell started six games for the Seahawks at left tackle and thre...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Falcao keen on Monaco stay

It allowed me to grow, to become more mature". "I wish him a stellar career". "If the coach isn't optimistic, he can't get his message across to the players". " Monaco has been brilliant this season and plays ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Desperate Capitals go back to Holtby for Game 3 vs. Penguins

Holtby allowed three goals on nine second period shots in Game 2 and was pulled at the intermission. Complaining of no power plays in Game 1, the Capitals did nothing with their two first-period chances and g...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Silfverberg scores 2, Ducks beat Oilers 6-3 in Game 3

The Ducks opened a 3-0 first-period lead then promptly coughed it up in a wild second. The Oilers have simply outplayed the Ducks in both games of this series and have now won five of the last six meetings ov...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

I 'won't let mum watch me' fight Klitschko, says Joshua

Aged just 7 at the time Klitschko made his professional debut, in November 1996, Joshua now has the opportunity to fight the veteran for the vacant WBA and IBO heavyweight titles, in front of 90,000 fans at Wem...More..

LeBron, Cavaliers dominate Raptors in opener 10:03 pm Mon
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

LeBron, Cavaliers dominate Raptors in opener 10:03 pm Mon

The Cavs took their Eastern Conference semi-finals opener against the Toronto Raptors 116-105 on Monday. "I thought in the first half, what kept them in the game was that they had 15 points in transition", ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Chris Mueller: Penguins' Game 4 loss no reason for fans to sweat

The 19-year-old returned to the game in the third period with a full shield, but couldn't make it to overtime because his eye had swelled completely shut . After scoring just seven goals in the regular season,...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Fury tells Joshua 'challenge accepted' as he seeks showdown with world champion

On the undercard is IBF featherweight champion Scott Quigg (35-1-2, 24 KOs) of Greater Manchester taking on Romanian Viorel Simion (21-1, 9 KOs). "Both fighters gave their best. Joshua in the 6th round had hi...More..

Emre Can wondergoal gives Liverpool breathing space in EPL top four
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Emre Can wondergoal gives Liverpool breathing space in EPL top four

The Reds sit three points ahead of fourth-placed Manchester City, four clear of Manchester United in fifth and nine in front of Arsenal, who are sixth. In a tricky evening at Vicarage Road, Can scored Liverpoo...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Thomas' 33, Celtics' 3s too much for Wizards in 123-111 win

The Boston guard flew across the country to play after speaking on Saturday at his sister Chyna's funeral in Washington state. "I got in at 4 a.m.", Thomas said of his second flight to Washington in two weeks...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Cincinnati Bengals face backlash for drafting Joe Mixon

Regardless of observers who couldn't believe how quickly the National Football League got comfortable with players in that situation - less than three years after they were consumed by the Rice mess, as well as...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Manchester United willing to play juniors in last league game, says Mourinho

United travel to Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday. Shaw's setback is a big blow on both individual and collective levels as the season comes to a head. Fellow defenders Chris Smalling and Phil Jones ha...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Blues dominating on the road, in Nashville for Game 3

Game 3 is Tuesday night. The Predators, who swept top-seeded Chicago in the first round, surrendered three goals for the second straight game after limiting the Blackhawks to three for the entire series. The Bl...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

With Tarasenko heating up, Blues look to make a statement in Nashville

The Blues' only goal of the game went in off Alexander Steen's glove on the Blues' first shot of the second period with 7:01 left in the period. Defensemen Ryan Ellis made the first score of the game on Su...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Mike Glennon Feels 'Cheated On' By Bears After Trubisky Selection

Pace denied that claim and told reporters Fox was "100 percent" involved in evaluating and planning for the draft. In a draft loaded with defense, Chicago opted to fix a need on the offensive side of the ball...More..

CL: Cristiano Ronaldo tells fans 'don't boo me', after Real Madrid win
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

CL: Cristiano Ronaldo tells fans 'don't boo me', after Real Madrid win

But hats off to Real Madrid for advancing to its seventh straight semifinals and Cristiano Ronaldo for his hat-trick. The Germany worldwide picked up the injury during the build-up to Cristiano Ronaldo's th...More..

John Elway's Comments On Chad Kelly Are Going Viral
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

John Elway's Comments On Chad Kelly Are Going Viral

Well, nothing other than trolling former Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly . After a Hall-of-Fame playing career, Elway is now the Broncos' general manager. For Kelly, there is an upside to being the final pick ...More..

Cervelli leads balanced attack in Pirates' 12-2 win
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Cervelli leads balanced attack in Pirates' 12-2 win

The 27-year-old second baseman, who was signed by the franchise as a non-draft free agent in September 2008, was called up from the Pirates' minor league affiliate Indianapolis only earlier in the day. This was...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Vettel holds off late Hamilton charge to win Bahrain GP

Vettel then had to fend off a late-race charge from Hamilton, who was chasing him down from 20 seconds adrift after a final pitstop that included a five-second penalty for the Mercedes driver for slowing Daniel...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Thiem sends fire forehand to Murray in Barcelona

Thiem fired 41 winners and six aces as the fourth seed advanced to his 12th ATP World Tour final with a first win over Murray. Murray, who entered the tournament to get more matches under his belt as he w...More..

Bears Draft Tight End Shaheen
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Bears Draft Tight End Shaheen

The Browns are going to wind up with a new quarterback Thursday, but it's not going to be a rookie. The answer is simple. NFLDraftScout.com rated Garrett the top overall prospect in the draft, with Thomas No....More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Ryan Ramczyk: Ryan Ramczyk taken with final pick of Round 1

Ramczyk is the latest of many strong blockers to come out of Madison in recent years and was widely projected to be a first-round pick this season. Andy Benoit breaks down New Orleans's biggest draft need: E...More..

Ramirez gets 1st RBIs of season, Red Sox top Pirates 4-3
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Ramirez gets 1st RBIs of season, Red Sox top Pirates 4-3

The 11 a.m. start time at Fenway Park, instituted since 1969, allowed time for Red Sox fans to also see the end of the marathon in Kenmore Square after the baseball game ended. Wright's first stint in the m...More..

HIGHLIGHTS: Carpenter Slams St. Louis Past Toronto, 8-4
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

HIGHLIGHTS: Carpenter Slams St. Louis Past Toronto, 8-4

The Jays took game one, 6-5, and then had the second matchup rained out, setting up a doubleheader for Thursday. Cardinals fourth. Adam Wainwright singles to center field. Stephen Piscotty reaches on a fiel...More..

Portland's Nurkic out Game 2, Warriors' Durant questionable
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Portland's Nurkic out Game 2, Warriors' Durant questionable

ESPN reported, citing league sources , said Golden State is mulling the merits of sitting Durant on Wednesday as a means to give him five full days off before Game 3 on Saturday in Portland. "Hopefully I ...More..

Bills select LSU's White with the 27th pick in National Football League draft
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Bills select LSU's White with the 27th pick in National Football League draft

Next year's draft is expected to have better quarterback prospects available. In swapping first-round picks this year, Buffalo acquired the Chiefs' third-round pick, 91st overall, and their first-round pick nex...More..

TJ Watt drafted by the Steelers
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

TJ Watt drafted by the Steelers

And just like that, Conner's journey from cancer patient to cancer survivor to professional football player was over. Short strider who lacks explosion out of stance and up the field to bend the edge as a pass ...More..

Matt Davidson's career night drives White Sox's 12-1 victory over Royals
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Matt Davidson's career night drives White Sox's 12-1 victory over Royals

Miguel Gonzalez (3-0) lowered his ERA to 2.00, allowing an unearned run and two hits in eight innings. Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu scores past Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez on a double by To...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Cavs sweep Pacers, Rockets poised to advance

LeBron James led the way once again for the defending champs, recording 33 points, 10 rebounds and four assists. George missed a potential game-tying 3-pointer with one second left, and James got the rebound a...More..

by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Albert defeats Cilic, advances to Monte-Carlo semis

Andy Murray crashed out of the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters to world number 26, Albert Ramos-Vinolas, in the round of 16 and has hinted that he may take an extended break to aid his recovery from an elbow injury. ...More..