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Toure to leave Manchester City at the end of the season Toure to leave Manchester City at the end of the season
- May 05, 2018

He gained superstar status in England has won seven trophies over his eight-year stint at the Etihad Stadium. Toure arrived at City as their centrepiece but leaves a squad adorned with treasures, many of whom might never have arrived were it not for the hand he played in transforming the club into the powerhouse of today. (more...)
Tiger Woods trails by six after putting woes at Quail Hollow Tiger Woods trails by six after putting woes at Quail Hollow
- May 04, 2018

They feel springy and they feel fast, especially as I'm walking on them, but they're not putting that way. I just need to hit fairways because the course is really long. ET. Tiger Woods struggled to adjust to slow greens as he slipped six strokes behind American leader John Peterson in the opening round of the Wells Fargo Championship in North Carolina on Thursday. (more...)
Jerry Jones Gives Jason Witten Diamond-Covered Football as Retirement Present Jerry Jones Gives Jason Witten Diamond-Covered Football as Retirement Present
- May 04, 2018

This one was different, though. According to the Star-Telegram , Witten played in 15 games during his rookie season and started all 16 games for every season after that. Witten, who turns 36 on Sunday , had been mulling his decision over the last week and he follows in the footsteps of one of his quarterbacks. One wavering moment came when the tight end turned to owner Jerry Jones on a stage in front of his family, teammates and club employees in what normally serves as the dining room in ... (more...)
Rafael Nadal breezes past Tsitsipas to win 11th 'Godo' of his career Rafael Nadal breezes past Tsitsipas to win 11th 'Godo' of his career
- May 02, 2018

The 16-time grand slam champion stretched his incredible winning streak on the red surface to 19 matches and 46 consecutive sets by thrashing surprise package Tsitsipas 6-2 6-1 in only 78 minutes. Nadal , wearing just shorts and socks sprinted and jumped into the pool alongside the delighted ball kids. He has won a record 54 titles on the dirt. (more...)
Can Boston slow down Sixers, make this a series for grinders? Can Boston slow down Sixers, make this a series for grinders?
- May 02, 2018

However, in the first round Philadelphia controlled the tempo - the five games averaged 103 possessions, a pace the Sixers were comfortable with (they averaged 102.2 possessions per game in the regular season). Since then, both teams have changed, with Celtics' G Kyrie Irving being ruled out for the season and the Sixers adding G Marco Belinelli and F Ersan Ilyasova since the team's last faced each other. (more...)
Capitals even series with Penguins at 1 game apiece
- May 02, 2018

Wilson's shoulder made contact with the Pittsburgh defenseman's head, but it's believed he won't be suspended for the incident because it was "unavoidable" under Rule 48.1.iii after Dumoulin changed the position of his head. For Washington, the next two matchups are among the toughest of their 2017-18 campaign. However, when they are the Playoff Penguins, when they are on, they are dominant, and nobody can come close to the talent that they have. (more...)
Stephen Curry probable for Game 2 vs. Pelicans Stephen Curry probable for Game 2 vs. Pelicans
- May 02, 2018

However, Curry's expected return in Tuesday's Game 2 will be a welcome sight as the Warriors look to take control of this series and ultimately repeat as champions. It's a lack of communication and not being disciplined. "I think those were the two main things". The 76ers began the season at 150-1 to win a championship, per OddsShark, equal to the Utah Jazz, who are also still alive. (more...)
Pochettino happy for Spurs, Kane after Watford win Pochettino happy for Spurs, Kane after Watford win
- May 02, 2018

Alli passes the double-digit goal thread as this was his tenth of the season. Lloris kept Spurs ahead with a string of saves before half-time, turning away efforts from Gray, Doucoure and, most impressively, Richarlison. "They're up against it before they even start, they're outperforming and overachieving season after season". Tottenham: Lloris, Trippier, Sanchez, Vertonghen, Davies, Dier, Dembele (Wanyama 63), Eriksen, Alli (Lamela 82), Son (Sissoko 74), Kane. (more...)
Rusty Sixers Lose to Celtics in Game 1 Rusty Sixers Lose to Celtics in Game 1
- May 02, 2018

Embiid and the Sixers will get a chance to avenge this loss, of course. When everybody is on, we're the best defensive team in the game. "We give them credit". So we've been on a pretty good, unusual run. Brown said he tried to convince Boston's medical staff that he was good to go for Game 1, but they chose to play it safe. (more...)
Gary Cahill fires Chelsea FC warning at Tottenham Hotspur Gary Cahill fires Chelsea FC warning at Tottenham Hotspur
- May 01, 2018

Luiz has not featured since February 5 and while Conte has said that the player continues to "work hard", participating in a game before the end of the campaign remains uncertain. "It is not simple to win a game in this league, but for sure our situation is not in our hands". The 32-year-old has fallen down the Italian manager's pecking order this season; with youngster Andreas Christensen establishing himself alongside Antonio Rudiger and Cesar Azpilicueta in the Blues' defensive line. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton or Sebastian Vettel? Legendary F1 trainer reveals who is better
- April 30, 2018

Hamilton improved on his final hot lap in qualifying to narrow the gap to Vettel to 0.179 seconds, who was fortunate that Kimi Raikkonen could not upstage him after losing the rear of the auto at Turn 16. It forced the Finn out of the race and handed the lead to Hamilton with just three laps remaining. "I think at times during the race the pace was OK, but on the ultra-soft tyre at the end I didn't feel like I could challenge the cars in front". (more...)
Curry expects to rejoin Warriors lineup in Game 2 Curry expects to rejoin Warriors lineup in Game 2
- April 30, 2018

But Kerr is looking to take a cautious approach with the three-point sharpshooter and admits he could place him on a minutes restriction and possibly have him come off the bench. And we haven't even mentioned Anthony Davis , who has been everything he normally is and then some after the team lost DeMarcus Cousins for the season to injury . (more...)
Why Dolphins fans should be excited about Mike Gesicki Why Dolphins fans should be excited about Mike Gesicki
- April 30, 2018

He was the 42nd overall pick. NFL .com projects Gesicki to be a second-round pick . Fitzpatrick picked Alabama as a five-star prospect out of New Jersey and made an impact immediately in Tuscaloosa. A basketball and volleyball star in high school in Manahawken, N.J., Gesicki is a multitalented athlete. He rose up draft boards around the league with a fantastic combine performance which saw him run a 4.54 40-yard dash and put up monster numbers in the vertical jump and broad jump. (more...)
Sabres to select No. 1 overall in 2018 NHL Draft Sabres to select No. 1 overall in 2018 NHL Draft
- April 30, 2018

They're joined by the Montreal Canadiens and the last-place finishing Buffalo Sabres as the three teams still in the running after the league unveiled picks No. Carolina is searching for a general manager after Ron Francis was reassigned to another front-office position last season. Islanders (from Calgary Flames), 13. (more...)
Rafa Benitez reacts to speculation linking Steven Gerrard with Rangers Rafa Benitez reacts to speculation linking Steven Gerrard with Rangers
- April 29, 2018

If Gerrard is appointed by Rangers , former Fulham and Chelsea goalkeeper Schwarzer said the 37-year-old must deliver in the Scottish Premier League. We will support him whatever he wants to do. Given Gerrard's links with Liverpool - he is now an academy coach at Anfield - it would be little surprise, if he did get the job, if he looked to use his connections with the Champions League semi-finalists when he considered potential targets for Rangers. (more...)
Terry Rozier's 26 Points And Nine Assists Vault Celtics Into Round Two Terry Rozier's 26 Points And Nine Assists Vault Celtics Into Round Two
- April 29, 2018

Milwaukee made the two seed Celtics work as hard as they could. The Celtics played in their NBA-record 31st Game 7 , improving to 23-8. With Giannis in early foul trouble, the Bucks struggled to get into their flow for most of the game, but the suffocating defense from Boston made life extra hard. (more...)
Penguins erase 2-goal deficit, beat Capitals 3-2 Penguins erase 2-goal deficit, beat Capitals 3-2
- April 28, 2018

I feel like we got a great team and we can do it now without them and later with them", Simon said . Showing no panic from allowing a goal to Evgeny Kuznetsov 17 seconds into the game and another to Alex Ovechkin 28 seconds into the third period, the back-to-back defending Stanley Cup champions took another series lead in typical Penguins fashion. (more...)
Iniesta leaves Barcelona, says he will never play against club Iniesta leaves Barcelona, says he will never play against club
- April 28, 2018

The Spaniard has appeared 669 times for Barcelona over the course of 16 seasons with the first team, and has won 31 trophies with the side including four Champions League titles and eight La Liga's . If selected, and he will be, Iniesta will play for Spain in Russian Federation. Former Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola also had his say on the midfielder. (more...)
Zidane Won't Take Risks With Isco And Carvajal Injuries Zidane Won't Take Risks With Isco And Carvajal Injuries
- April 28, 2018

Bayern Munich's injury woes seem to show no signs of abating as the club revealed that Jerome Boateng and Arjen Robben suffered groin injuries during their UEFA Champions League loss to Real Madrid . The world champions' goalkeeper Manuel Neuer meanwhile appears to be losing his battle to regain fitness in time for the finals in Russian Federation, according to reports. (more...)
Steelers eye defensive depth as draft wraps up
- April 28, 2018

Coupled with the fact that Roethlisberger has discussed retirement in the past, the Steelers had a pressing need to find an heir apparent. Pittsburgh traded up from 79 to 76 to select Rudolph, who had been talked about as a player who could sneak into the first round after a stellar career at Oklahoma State. (more...)
Wilder offers Joshua $50m for unification bout Wilder offers Joshua $50m for unification bout
- April 28, 2018

Upon receiving the deal, Hearn revealed his scepticism of how realistic their intentions were, only for Finkel to speak directly to Sky Sports Head of Boxing Adam Smith on the matter to confirm it was. Fury said: "I'm going to have a couple of warm-up fights then I'll be ready for them". "I am finally back in shape and have set a date - it was Deontay Wilder who spurred me on because he said I could not do it, he said I was finished", said Fury. (more...)
Denver Broncos select Bradley Chubb at No. 5 Denver Broncos select Bradley Chubb at No. 5
- April 27, 2018

Seven months after calling his team a bunch of softies, Broncos general manager John Elway picked one of the toughest players in the draft in Chubb at No. "He is a great player". "That's what you do, you talk football when you come to work (laughing)". Tune into FOX31 News Thursday, April 26 at 5:00 p.m. (more...)
Former cop, 72, arrested in decades-old Former cop, 72, arrested in decades-old "Golden State Killer" case
- April 26, 2018

He then ransacked the house, taking souvenirs, notably coins and jewelry before fleeing on foot or bicycle. Sacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert mentioned Domingo by name Wednesday during the press conference announcing DeAngelo's arrest. (more...)
CJ McCollum in beef with Blazers writer over deleted tweet CJ McCollum in beef with Blazers writer over deleted tweet
- April 26, 2018

The Pelicans are now 8-0 since Mirotic shaved his trademark beard. NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Anthony Davis sat on the court, a scowl on his face and his biceps flexed on each side of his head. So I congratulate him. While many saw the Pelicans as catching lightening in a bottle, the guys in the locker room saw themselves as just taking care of business. (more...)
Rob Gronkowski Screw Retiring! I'm Coming Back, Baby! Rob Gronkowski Screw Retiring! I'm Coming Back, Baby!
- April 25, 2018

Daboll was the Patriots tight ends coach from 2014-16. Saying that he had "dirt-biking skills to work on", Gronkowski told reporters that he would not be attending the Patriots' workouts, which are not mandatory. The team has been connected to almost a dozen tight end prospects leading up to this draft. His contract expires after the 2019 season, although Patriots owner Robert Kraft downplayed concerns about that element during a recent interview with Jeff Howe of The Athletic. (more...)
The best personal beefs in the Jazz-Thunder series The best personal beefs in the Jazz-Thunder series
- April 25, 2018

Ingles and another Thunder All-Star, Russell Westbrook , also exchanged words as the Jazz ran away with the win in the final quarter. The Jazz took a commanding 3-1 lead in the first-round series on Monday in Salt Lake City as the All-Star loaded Thunder imploded for the third straight game. (more...)
The Cardinals are Looking to Move Up in the Draft
- April 25, 2018

Josh Rosen of UCLA is the other top quarterback. And of course there's the Baker Mayfield army, which dismiss his 6-foot frame and believe Oklahoma's swaggering Heisman Trophy victor is the next Brett Favre. But this year's draft, more than any other in recent memory, still has question marks at the top. The rest of the so-called "big five" all have concerns that make them boom-or-bust prospects. (more...)
Juventus midfielder Cuadrado: We're still in control of title Juventus midfielder Cuadrado: We're still in control of title
- April 24, 2018

Kalidou Koulibaly's 89th-minute victor moved Napoli to within one point of the leaders with four games to go, and understandably, the rest of the Juventus team headed down the tunnel in obvious disappointment. Napoli are the symbol of an entire population who follow us always and everywhere. Juventus appeared content for the match to end in a draw, leaving Napoli to take the initiative while hoping opportunities would arise on the counter-attack. (more...)
Quarterback battle takes center stage on Alabama A-Day Quarterback battle takes center stage on Alabama A-Day
- April 24, 2018

Jones was named the co-MVP of A-Day after connecting on 23-of-35 passes for 289 yards and two touchdowns through the air. Hurts missed short and intermediate passes throughout the afternoon, including an interception on his final pass with his team trailing 17-12 in the fourth quarter. (more...)
Mets move 'pissed off' Matt Harvey to bullpen following latest poor start Mets move 'pissed off' Matt Harvey to bullpen following latest poor start
- April 24, 2018

However, the struggles continued right into the 2017 season as Harvey was largely inconsistent throughout a majority of the year. Harvey's fastball in 2018 is barely sitting at 93 miles per hour. " And Dave and I are going to take the approach that we're gonna do everything we can to help him do that ". If there was any bright spot of this start, it was Harvey retiring 11 of the final 12 batters he faced before being replaced by Jerry Blevins in the seventh inning. (more...)
White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar "progressing well" after Saturday surgery
- April 24, 2018

He had suffered a brain aneurysm and required multiple unsafe surgeries to lessen the swelling around his brain. The jersey of Danny Farquhar #43 of the Chicago White Sox (not pictured) is hung on the fence of the bullpen during the first inning of their game against the Houston Astros at Guaranteed Rate Field on April 21, 2018 in Chicago , Illinois. (more...)
Pitches, 16 Fouls, 12 Minutes: Brandon Belt's Marathon At-Bat Pitches, 16 Fouls, 12 Minutes: Brandon Belt's Marathon At-Bat
- April 24, 2018

Brandon Belt reacts Sunday afternoon, after hitting on a ball during his 21-pitch at Bat that is first-inning. According to ESPN's Darren Rovell, the 16 foul balls that Belt put in the stands will cost the Angels about $133 to replace. In both clubhouses afterward, there was praise for the never-give-up attitude of both Belt and Barria. He got only six outs on 77 pitches. At one point, Belt stepped out of the batter's box and took a deep breath. (more...)
Flyers Notebook: Jake Guentzel scores four to foil Flyers Flyers Notebook: Jake Guentzel scores four to foil Flyers
- April 23, 2018

Guentzel was there to put it home , tying the game at four with 54 seconds left in the period. In a series where every first-goal scoring team has won, a ferocious start by Philly led to several scoring tries early. It was 2-2 after one period, 4-4 after two, and nothing was decided in the fiercest game of the series between the longstanding rivals until Guentzel took control. (more...)
NBA Playoffs Betting Odds: Milwaukee Bucks vs. Boston Celtics Game 4 Recap NBA Playoffs Betting Odds: Milwaukee Bucks vs. Boston Celtics Game 4 Recap
- April 23, 2018

Boston's Marcus Morris missed a 14-footer at the buzzer with Khris Middleton's hand in his face to seal a nail-biting win for the Bucks . Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens , considered one of the best head coaches in the National Basketball Association when it comes to the "x's and o's", will need to counter the Bucks defensive strategy but it won't be easy. (more...)
Amir Khan: I Want Adrien Broner, That Would Be a Great Fight Amir Khan: I Want Adrien Broner, That Would Be a Great Fight
- April 23, 2018

That's what Amir Khan has promised to bring back to the United Kingdom after his fight with Phil Lo Greco. Moments later, he pinned the Canadian against the ropes and forced the stoppage. "My future holds some big fights", Khan said . Khan added: "I want to give the United Kingdom fans some big fights and sell out arenas and stadiums". (more...)
Cavaliers win 104-100 at IN to even series at 2 Cavaliers win 104-100 at IN to even series at 2
- April 23, 2018

James then shoved Stephenson and was called for a technical foul. MyBookie has turned in to a fan favorite for sportsbook players betting on the 2018 National Basketball Association playoffs. J.R. Smith had 12 points and five boards as a starter while Jordan Clarkson also had 12 points, two rebounds, and one assist coming off the bench. The Cavaliers opened up a 16-point advantage midway through the second quarter and led by 15 late in the quarter, only to close the half poorly. (more...)
Boston Bruins: The battered Bruins find a way to win Boston Bruins: The battered Bruins find a way to win
- April 21, 2018

The Bruins took a 3-1 series lead with a 3-1 win in Toronto on Thursday. The Maple Leafs have gone 20-23 on the road for the year and they have averaged 3.24 gpg and have allowed 2.87 gpg in those games. When the Maple Leafs' Andreas Johnsson went down with an injury in the third period, the officials didn't blow the play dead until just before the Bruins entered the attacking zone. (more...)
IPL 2018: Chris Gayle slaughters SRH bowling with spectacular 6th IPL hundred IPL 2018: Chris Gayle slaughters SRH bowling with spectacular 6th IPL hundred
- April 20, 2018

West Indian Gayle also sent a warning during the last match with 33-ball 63 runs. A six-ball cameo from Aaron Finch added 14 runs to their total, leaving Kings XI 193-3 from their allocation - a target Hyderabad never looked like reaching. (more...)
Eagles-Jaguars London tilt set for Week 8 Eagles-Jaguars London tilt set for Week 8
- April 20, 2018

The three London games feature three playoffs teams from a year ago including the Super Bowl champion Eagles. There were reports that Philadelphia's original opponent was going to be the Vikings . ET on Thursday night. They've played in London each of the past five seasons. The announcement comes after last week's unveiling of the 2018 preseason schedule. (more...)
Giants select Saquon Barkley in Albert Breer's mock draft 4.0 Giants select Saquon Barkley in Albert Breer's mock draft 4.0
- April 19, 2018

Rosen is considered the most NFL-ready quarterback of the group. And how do they have answers? That's a cautionary tale for needy teams looking to draft their franchise quarterback in the top five of this year's draft. The strength of his arm can not be overstated, as he is able to make throws that no other quarterback will be able to make. "After that it's a mixed bag". (more...)
People who know Brady aren't sure he'll play in 2018 People who know Brady aren't sure he'll play in 2018
- April 19, 2018

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , multiple sources believe Brady will play. Brady turns 41 in August and wants to spend more time with his family and there are people around him who would prefer to see him retire. The Patriots have two first-round picks - No. 23 and 31 - and two second-round picks that they could use to take a possible heir-apparent for Brady . (more...)
Today's Cubs-Cardinals game postponed and rescheduled for Thursday Today's Cubs-Cardinals game postponed and rescheduled for Thursday
- April 19, 2018

He's so serious about this that the Chicago Cubs first baseman said he would take less money to do so. This postponement marks the fifth of the season for the Cubs , with four of them coming in the past 10 days. "You don't think about playing in 20 degrees". "In a flawless world, we'd start the season later and play a few scheduled doubleheaders going into an off day", he said. (more...)
Rangers suspend Miller, captain Wallace Rangers suspend Miller, captain Wallace
- April 18, 2018

It is said that Wallace is likely to have played his last game for the club even though he has a year remaining on his contract. Both are senior figures in the Rangers side and they made their feelings towards Murty a little bit too clear. (more...)
Daniel Ricciardo Stuns Grid, Wins Formula One Race in China Daniel Ricciardo Stuns Grid, Wins Formula One Race in China
- April 16, 2018

There is a two-week break before the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, where the long, long straight is likely to leave Red Bull breathless and make Ferrari favourites. Verstappen, though, dropped to fifth behind Hamilton. Ferrari's Vettel still leads the season standings with 54 points after three races. Ricciardo had been at it departure 4 times world champion Lewis Hamilton along with the Briton&rsquo Mercedes crew mate with feature flair and also compared to workforce mate Max ... (more...)
Jose Mourinho Says Manchester United 'Deservedly Punished' After West Brom Loss Jose Mourinho Says Manchester United 'Deservedly Punished' After West Brom Loss
- April 16, 2018

After a mixed first season in England, Guardiola faced questions about whether his methods were a good fit for the Premier League . "The mental level, the day by day, everything must be consistent until the last day so one of the things we have to improve is consistency", he said. (more...)
Missing African Athletes In Australia Rises To 13 Missing African Athletes In Australia Rises To 13
- April 16, 2018

The other missing athletes are boxers Christian Ndzie Tchoyi, Simplice Fotsala , Christelle Ndiang and Arsene Fokou and weightlifters Oliver Heracles Matam Matam, Petit David Minkoumba and Arcangeline Sonkbou Fouodji. While it may be "very embarrassing", it's not actually a crime as they have current visas. "The pious hope is that they come back to the village and travel home with the others". (more...)
Is Richie Sambora returning to Bon Jovi? Depends on who you ask Is Richie Sambora returning to Bon Jovi? Depends on who you ask
- April 16, 2018

During a 20-minute speech, Jon Bon Jovi recounted the band's rise to superstardom from basements to sold-out arenas. (Meanwhile, Mark's brother David said his own absence was due to the Rock Hall " reneging " on its promise to pay his full travel bills, while drummer Pick Withers also hasn't commented publicly.) Members of a band skipping the ceremony for personal reasons isn't inherently unusual for the Rock Hall, but this year, something changed - the inclusive spirit of the induction took ... (more...)
What Sergio Ramos tweeted when James Rodriguez joined Bayern Munich in 2017 What Sergio Ramos tweeted when James Rodriguez joined Bayern Munich in 2017
- April 15, 2018

Bundesliga outfit Eintracht Frankfurt have slammed Bayern Munich for announcing the news of their new manager a day before they agreed. Bobic also spoke about the exit clause that was triggered by Bayern , saying: 'Yes, there was an option for Niko Kovac to get out of the contract if an absolute European top club came. (more...)
Really? Man City boss Guardiola fears Man Utd 'can win the league' Really? Man City boss Guardiola fears Man Utd 'can win the league'
- April 14, 2018

The Manchester United full-back was not punished for the studs-up tackle, which left Aguero floored late in the second half. With the sting of losing to their local rivals only intensified by the missed opportunity to laud it over them for all time, City then followed up with a 2-1 defeat to Liverpool and a 5-1 loss in the Champions League on aggregate. (more...)
F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Favored to Win Shanghai Grand Prix F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Favored to Win Shanghai Grand Prix
- April 14, 2018

Hamilton said he didn't have an answer for Mercedes' lack of pace in China, while team-mate Bottas said tyre temperatures couldn't explain the entirety of the half-second gap to Ferrari . His closest rival in the standings was his team-mate Kimi Raikkonen , who was 0.46s slower. "I think it (the track) is in the top three of the easier ones to overtake. (more...)