Stan Wawrinka Injury: Updates on Tennis Star's Back and Return

It means five of the world's top 10 players will not feature at the Games, with Tomas Berdych, Milos Raonic and Dominic Thiem joining the Swiss duo on the sidelines. In 2008, Wawrinka won doubles gold with partner Roger Federer , beating the Swedi... More..

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Cowboys LB Rolando McClain Abusing Codeine And Is 40 Pounds Overweight
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Cowboys LB Rolando McClain Abusing Codeine And Is 40 Pounds Overweight

McClain violated the league's Substance of Abuse Policy, which has him on thin ice with the Cowboys. But those who care about him are more concerned about him parting ways with his substance abuse. "We just don...More..

Tyrann Mathieu reportedly signs extension, is now NFL's highest-paid safety
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Tyrann Mathieu reportedly signs extension, is now NFL's highest-paid safety

The deal would make Mathieu the highest-paid safety in the NFL. From Arizona's perspective, Mathieu is a top-tier player at either cornerback or safety. The $265,000 roster bonus that was part of his rookie...More..

by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Padres' Clemens exits start vs Reds with back tightness

Anthony DeSclafani allowed one run on four hits in six innings for the Reds . Michael Lorenzen and Blake Wood worked the final three innings to preserve the shutout. "The next three innings he sailed pretty...More..

AL Central Notes: Sale trade, Indians figuring out pen'
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

AL Central Notes: Sale trade, Indians figuring out pen'

Puig, who has worn out his welcome in Los Angeles and has been the subject of trade rumors for several months, could be on the Sox radar as they look to move pitcher James Shields, whom they acquired earlier th...More..

MLB Trade Rumors: Mets 'Getting Closer' To Jay Bruce Deal With Reds
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

MLB Trade Rumors: Mets 'Getting Closer' To Jay Bruce Deal With Reds

EDT non-waiver trade deadline, the Mets are "on the verge" of acquiring Bruce from the Reds, according to ESPN's Buster Olney . Herrera is hitting.276/.327/.465 this year in 389 plate appearances with Triple-A...More..

by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola pledge to bury the hatchet... for now

Both City and United said "tournament organisers and clubs" chose to cancel the match at the 2008 Olympic Stadium. THE much-awaited Manchester derby between City and United in Beijing yesterday was called o...More..

by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Kansas City Royals vs. Texas Rangers 7/31/16 MLB Predictions

Texas Rangers' Mitch Moreland , left, celebrates his two-run home run with manager Jeff Banister, center, and Jurickson Profar (19) during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, S...More..

Reds' slugger Jay Bruce on way to Mets
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Reds' slugger Jay Bruce on way to Mets

In exchange, they sent two prospects to Cincinnati: infielder Dilson Herrera , who was widely regarded as the Mets' second baseman of the future, and pitcher Max Wotell , a third-round draft pick in 2015. Bru...More..

Suns did Stoudemire dirty
by | Saturday, July 30, 2016

Suns did Stoudemire dirty

Amar'e Stoudemire takes a buyout from the Knicks in 2015 after signing a massive free agent contract with NY in 2010. Having another alpha personality to coexist with in Carmelo Anthony played a part in the...More..

Moyes appointed Sunderland manager, Allardyce England manager
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Moyes appointed Sunderland manager, Allardyce England manager

The 61-year-old was speaking to the media for the first time since he signed a two-year contract to replace Roy Hodgson after the disastrous Euro 2016 campaign which culminated in a 2-1 defeat by Iceland in the...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Disappointing news as the Manchester derby in China has been cancelled

If it was a friendly, it becomes a double friendly now. "We want to keep calm, play safe, go home and keep the preparation going next week", said Mourinho. Guardiola had commented on their relationship: "We a...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Why Bernie Sanders supporters are split on voting for Hillary Clinton

The breach and its potential ties to Russian hackers are likely to sharpen concern, so far unproven, that Moscow is trying to meddle in the election. The issue has clouded this week's convention in Philadelphia...More..

LIVERPOOL - Klopp:
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

LIVERPOOL - Klopp: "The biggest problem is Marko Grujic is in hospital"

Former Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard has said that it is a "very exciting time" to support the club as they prepare for their first full season under Jurgen Klopp. "He came too late in the challenge, of...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Here is the latest Virginia sports news from The Associated Press

Stewart has a win this season and needs to secure a spot in the top 30 in points to earn a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. "But you know how cool it's going to be to win the Brickyard 400?' T...More..

Cesc Fabregas apologised for this studs-up challenge v Liverpool
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Cesc Fabregas apologised for this studs-up challenge v Liverpool

Asked about the situation after the Liverpool game, Conte said: "Carlos was my player when I was coach at Juventus and we had a fantastic season". "He can't remember anything. The game finished 3-3 at full-...More..

Jose Mourinho unhappy with state of Beijing pitch for Manchester City clash
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Jose Mourinho unhappy with state of Beijing pitch for Manchester City clash

The pitch in the Bird's Nest Stadium, built for the 2008 Olympic Games in the city, had been deemed unplayable as a result of days of heavy rain. "That's the luck I want". "Of course I will shake his hand". Lat...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Manchester derby in China off after heavy rain leaves pitch unplayable

Some of Mourinho's players - the team took two flights from Shanghai - were forced to land in Tianjin on Saturday as a violent storm in Beijing made it impossible for their flight to land there. We can not just...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

U.S. Stocks Slip From All-Time Highs Before Policy Meetings

It was the biggest one-day percentage increase for Apple in more than two years. The Dow is up 1,047.14 points, or 6 percent. "Everyone is waiting for later this year, when Apple releases new products". Energ...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Mohammad Hafeez the highest paid Pakistani cricketer of 2015/16

That sort of hurt me, that someone should say that to me. The 42-year-old, who is Pakistan's most successful captain in the longest format of the game, earlier revealed his intentions of retiring from worldwi...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Froome planning to ride Vuelta after Rio

While London is his next race, he will not be among those going for victory, instead using the event as a shake-off before Rio in which he will be among the favourites to win the time trial. Not so encouraging,...More..

Russian 'Sporting Rage' at Olympic Injustices Will Power Massive Medal Haul
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Russian 'Sporting Rage' at Olympic Injustices Will Power Massive Medal Haul

Isinbayeva, a triple world champion (2005, 2007 and 2013) having set a total of 28 world records, is now considered the greatest female pole vaulter of all time. More than 100 Russians from the 387-strong Olymp...More..

Juventus sign Higuain for 90 million euros
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Juventus sign Higuain for 90 million euros

Higuain was undergoing a medical in Turin on Wednesday morning ahead of signing a five-year deal that will make him the third most expensive signing in history after Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo. Juventu...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Allardyce: Potential not enough for England

Although his captaincy has coincided with Rooney overtaking Sir Bobby Charlton as his country's all-time leading goalscorer, there are calls from some quarters for fresh leadership after England suffered a d...More..

Rio 2016: Kevin Durant stars as 'excellent' United States of America basketball roll over China
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Rio 2016: Kevin Durant stars as 'excellent' United States of America basketball roll over China

Durant scored a game-high 19 points, leading his team in scoring for the second-straight exhibition game, and dished out five assists. "The way we won was excellent", said the long-time Duke University coach,...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Nebraska punter and former Michigan State punter killed in crash

Louisiana State kicker Colby Deleahoussaye was injured in the crash. The speed limit is 35 miles per hour where the crash occurred, and speed is believed to be a factor, Waukesha County Sheriff's spokeswoman ...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Obama defends America, boosts Clinton

The president's speech was brilliantly written and masterfully delivered. Obama outlined Clinton's accomplishments, and his experience alongside her from their 2008 campaign rivalry-noting she did everythin...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Pre-season Manchester derby cancelled in China due to bad weather

If we could change it, we want to play right now but that's the final decision and we can't play". "The pitch is very bad". Guardiola acknowledged that conditions would not be ideal and his priority at th...More..

Powerball's estimated jackpot hits $478 million
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Powerball's estimated jackpot hits $478 million

Wednesday night's Powerball drawing produced no victor as the jackpot now gets increased to an estimated $478 million for Saturday's drawing. Previously, the largest jackpot in US history was $656 million and...More..

Bloomberg, Biden join DNC assault on Trump in Philadelphia
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Bloomberg, Biden join DNC assault on Trump in Philadelphia

Without mentioning Trump by name, Obama added the Republican presidential nominee doesn't seem to know much about nuclear weapons, where countries are or the differences between the Sunni and Shiite branches of...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Staples Center Crowd Boos Kevin Durant During Team USA Game

The 101-70 loss to Team USA in the 2008 Beijing Olympics was the most favorable result in the history of Chinese basketball against the Americans. Kevin Durant is the adopted Splash Brother now. "Our de...More..

Peyton Manning cleared of doping after seven-month National Football League probe
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Peyton Manning cleared of doping after seven-month National Football League probe

Manning has consistently denied the charges. However, the pharmacist who made the claims against Manning, Charlie Sly, nearly immediately retracted them . The former #1 overall pick of the 1998 NFL Draft by ...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Besiktas chase Mario Balotelli

And finally, Leeds left-back Charlie Taylor is refusing to sign a new deal - and now he has been linked with a move to Liverpool . "I'm pretty sure he would attract great attention", Orman was quoted as sayi...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Husker nation reacts on social media to Sam Foltz's death

The outpouring of support came from both veteran coaches like Fitzgerald, who competed against Sadler when he was a four-year starter from 2011-14, and from new Big Ten coaches. The accident remains under inves...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Baton Rouge officer laid to rest

A rapper in OH says the gunman who ambushed officers in Baton Rouge emailed him a three-page, handwritten manifesto shortly before the shooting. Like those of Baton Rouge police officer Matthew Gerald on Fr...More..

Clean-shaven Johnson goes for No. 1 at PGA
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Clean-shaven Johnson goes for No. 1 at PGA

A second major win at Baltusrol would turn an already memorable season into a legendary one - especially since none of the three entered the year with a major win on their ledger. That puts a short club into th...More..

Paul George and Team USA Cruise Past China
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Paul George and Team USA Cruise Past China

Basketball fans are just going to have to deal with his choice to be a Warrior. "I'm just gonna try my best to fit in but also play my game , and everyone around me I think is going to elevate me". "I really...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Russian Sports Minister to be denied 2016 Rio Olympics accreditation — IOC

Pells says even back then, she and others on the track were sick and exhausted of being beaten by what she calls "dirty" athletes, and she says it's high-time a strong message is sent. When preliminary screenin...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

IAAF confirms only one Russian for Rio Olympics

Among the 67 banned track and field athletes are two-time Olympic champion pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva, and defending high jump gold medalist Ivan Ukhov. Four Russians are qualified for Rio. "We are good for...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

International Olympic Committee to Study 'Legal Options' on Russia Ban

Earlier Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman said a meeting between Putin and Russia's Olympic athletes, previously scheduled for Thursday, would no longer take place. The Court of Arbitr...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Barcelona reveals details of Andre Gomes deal

On top of that, Valencia will be entitled to a further €20m depending on how the 22-year-old fares in Barça colours, and how successful the team is in general while he's in it. He became the club's fourth signi...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Pep Guardiola: This Is How I'll Treat Manchester United Manager Jose Mourinho

If we manage to do that, then that's fine". "We know the conditions, but we have to play". United fell 4-1 against Borussia Dortmund in a friendly on Friday, which could put a little more pressure on the ...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Two college football punters die in car crash

Mike Sadler, 24, who was a punter for the Michigan State University Spartans with an undergraduate degree in applied engineering sciences and a master's degree in public policy, was killed along with Universi...More..

Chelsea overtakes Manchester United as 'most hated Premier League club'
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Chelsea overtakes Manchester United as 'most hated Premier League club'

He replaced Brendan Rodgers in October. The Blues face Liverpool tonight in what will be their first important pre-season friendly of the summer. Glenn is ESPN FC's Liverpool correspondent. "The thing...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Inderjeet comes clean in second doping test, but no Rio hopes

Meanwhile, Narsingh has cried conspiracy, claiming that his food had been spiked. It has now emerged that the sample taken on June 29 has returned negative, but sources said National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA)...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

'Russian gymnasts must not be banned'

German broadcaster ARD airs documentary alleging systematic doping in Russian athletics. The IOC fully supports his request to continue and finalise his work, in particular since so far the "compressed timeli...More..

Future game updates to add new Pokemon, customizable Pokestops
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Future game updates to add new Pokemon, customizable Pokestops

Two of the most obvious hands in the Pokémon Go pot are Apple and Google, the companies that own the digital storefronts that host the game. A peripheral device called Pokemon Go Plus will be produced and...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

USA romps again with 49-point blowout of China

After that, he'll get more of a taste of what his new National Basketball Association journey will bring when he visits Chicago's United Center and Houston's Toyota Center before Team USA officially begins its ...More..

US Pending Home Sales Inch Higher in June
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

US Pending Home Sales Inch Higher in June

June's result is mostly driven up by the noticeable gain posted in the Northeast, which saw a 3.2% month-over-month and 1.7% year-over-year increase in pending home sales. Pending sales were mixed in June acros...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Durant leads USA to rout of China

So what can you learn from a dominant exhibition game like this? Kevin Durant, the erstwhile Oklahoma City Thunder star who rocked the National Basketball Association with his recent decision to depart for ri...More..