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Arsenal beats Stoke 3-1 to go to top of Premier League

Manchester City, four points off the pace in fourth place, visit struggling champions Leicester City later on Saturday, while third-place Liverpool entertain third-bottom West Ham United on Sunday. The Italian striker, a bit-part player since joining...

Jose Aldo Announces Fight with Max Holloway at UFC 208

Referee Yves Lavigne stopped the fight with 10 seconds remaining in the third round, as Pettis (19-6) fell to the matte in a crouched position to cover up from punches. "I've got to talk to my management, we've still got to talk to the UFC". Indeed, ...

Chiefs beat Broncos 30-27 in overtime

What's becoming clear is that despite that defensive greatness, Kansas City and Denver will also need better quarterback play and, in the case of Reid, he'll need to crack open that playbook a little more. Broncos coach Gary Kubiak elected to...

White Sox trade Adam Eaton to Nationals for Lucas Giolito, prospects

The White Sox acquired right-handed pitchers Lucas Giolito , Reynaldo Lopez , and Dane Dunning from the Washington Nationals for Eaton . He will likely play center field, moving Trea Turner back to shortstop. If the Nats do get him, it would be b...

Jets Defenders Show Respect, go Easy on Brady

Yet by the time he was done he had connected on 30 of 50 passes for two touchdowns to Mitchell to tie Peyton Manning as the all-time National Football League winning quarterback. "It's better than last Monday, so I'm very happy about that", Brady sai...

Mauricio Pochettino: Spurs 'needed' Swansea win to restore confidence

I'm happy and we needed it - a big victory after Chelsea."But I don't believe it was the best performance of the season". It's important to be close to the top. Swans manager Bob Bradley, meanwhile, conceded that the ease of Tottenham's triumph showe...

Cook elated at Liverpool redemption after Gunners gaffe

You have to learn it. After Fraser scored a stunner in the 76th minute, Liverpool completely faded away, especially on defence, where Lucas Leiva looked completely terrible during the last minutes of the game and making the absence of Matip very ...

Adrian Peterson: No return if we are out of playoff contention

Sidelined with a torn meniscus suffered September 18 against Green Bay, Peterson spoke to reporters Wednesday for the first time since undergoing surgery September 22. At this point, it's not clear how long Peterson is going to wait to determine whet...

Dalton throws for 2 TDs, Bengals beat Eagles 32-14

It could still get worse. The rookie who was finally activated last week while Nelson Agholor sat out his "mental day" and went target-less finally had his coming-out party, if that's what you want to call it. It's doubtful Wentz works on his back-f...

Thomas Rawls leads Seahawks to 40-7 pummeling of Panthers

One thing to watch for is compacency for Seattle however, as they are 3 games up on the second place Cardinals and are not really threatened in the standings in the NFC West. The only hope for the Panthers in this game is to put up points against...

Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State, Washington Selected For Playoffs

The other national semifinal game is Clemson vs Ohio State in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Ariz.at 7 p.m. "We all realize how hard it is to make the playoff and to do it in consecutive years is a great accomplishment". This year was d...

Death of ex-NFL player Joe McKnight came during road-rage incident

The shooting suspect, Ronald Gasser , was released on Friday morning and the Jefferson Parish police department indicated later in the day that Gasser fired the shots while still in the auto - something that could potentially clear him of any crimin...

Man United concedes late penalty, draws 1-1 at Everton

But I am happy my team is playing really well. But, despite the poor results, Mourinho thinks performances are so much better than United fans were getting under Louis van Gaal. The United boss was also asked about the first-half incident whe...

Eric Dickerson wonders about naked pictures and Jeff Fisher's contract extension

Los Angeles Rams head coach Jeff Fisher talks to officials in the first quarter against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. "One thing with me: If I say something, I stand by it", Dickerson told ESPN. Fisher is three losses awa...

Clemson vs. Virginia Tech Prediction, Preview, Spread, Channel

And we know we have to play extremely well in order to get it close there at the end. Virginia Tech and Clemson will meet for the first time in four years, and the last time the two saw each other in the title game the roles were reversed.

Mike Gundy on conference championships, the playoff and late-season Bedlams

The Tide have rolled over opponents this season with college football's best defense and their closest victory coming back in September on the road against Ole Miss. This is good news for those in Big Ten country, who hope it becomes the first conf...

Hamilton calm about Mercedes 'headmaster' summons

Max Verstappen came in fourth, Daniel Ricciardo followed his Red Bull team-mate in fifth. Rosberg has been at Mercedes since 2010, first as teammate to compatriot and seven-time World Champion Michael Schumacher and then, from 2013, Hamilton.

Rams say Eric Dickerson is always welcome on their sideline

In a move that will surely energize the Los Angeles Rams fanbase, chief operating officer Kevin Demoff offered a defense of head coach Jeff Fisher , seemingly indicating Fisher will be back in 2017. "We had that discussion and I opened the organiz...

Sanchez rapid hat trick as Arsenal thrashes West Ham 5-1

He set up Mesut Ozil for Arsenal's first and then scored three goals himself in the space of 14 second half minutes, with the first a thing of beauty. Arsenal will field the same team that defeated Bournemouth in the league 3-1 to take on West...

Thursday Night Games are Here to Stay

A recent report by Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk .com stated that the NFL will be taking a closer look at the current state of Thursday Night Football . Those carriage battles have mostly been won now, but TNF has stuck around, going to more Thu...

Ng and Tai win Hong Kong singles titles

Tai soon reached gamepoint, and typical of the game thus far, it was a wide return by Sindhu that gave the game to the Taipei player at 15-21. Tzu-Ying, the fourth seeded Chinese Taipei player who has beaten World No.1 Carolina Marin twice in two w...

Harvard students plan mass protest against Stephen Bannon's appearance at university conference

Mr. Bannon then left Breitbart to head Donald Trump's presidential campaign, and now he has been named the chief strategist of Mr. Trump's presidency. Lown said the rally he is helping to organize will take place outside of the Kennedy School tom...

Clippers coach Doc Rivers fined $15000 by National Basketball Association

The Clippers led by as many as 18 in the second half, but Brooklyn hit all six of its fourth-quarter 3-point attempts and got 20 points from Sean Kilpatrick in the fourth to erase the deficit. Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) arrives to restrai...

UFC champions join attempt to form fighters association

There have been rumors and grumblings and hints about an MMA or UFC fighters union for years. Although the majority of the early portion of the conference call surrounded the health of fighters, the panel also discussed the financial aspect of the ...

MK Dons approach Hearts to speak to boss Robbie Neilson

I welcome challenges, and I remain positive that we will find someone who can take this club forward. The Jambos would jump from fourth to second in the Premiership if they beat Rangers at Tynecastle tomorrow - but it could be Neilson's last game i...

Russian President Putin says Trump confirmed willing to mend ties

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday that USA president-elect Donald Trump intends to normalize relations between Russia and the United States. Obama also emphasized the need for U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister...

Lions Sign TE Logan Thomas To Practice Squad

The Dolphins let him go last summer and he latched on with the New York Giants for training camp. Now he's switching positions and getting another shot in the NFL. The 25-year-old has two career appearances, both with the Cardinals in 2014. "(C...

After hat trick, no one better than Ronaldo at Madrid derby

It will be a massive boost for the 11-time Champions League winners, as even defeat in the upcoming El Clasico should see them stay top. Already six points back of league leaders Real , Simeone's squad can not afford a slip up, as a nine point diffe...

Cavaliers, Rockets set pair of 3-point records

The Cavs set an National Basketball Association record by becoming the first team in history to have back-to-back regular-season games with 20 3-pointers made, according to ESPN. Eric Gordon answered Cousins' final 3-pointer with one of his own, effe...

Buzz might be gone, but Pats, Jets still expect close one

On Saturday, Dianna Russini of ESPN reported that team doctors believe it's possible Gronkowski could be available against the Jets. "The team, the fans, all of us, it's great to get him back out there, no doubt", Bills coach Rex Ryan said.

Aguero double leads Man City to win at Burnley

GOOALL! Burnley host Manchester City in this English Premier League clash on November 26 at the Turf Moor Stadium . "He had a really good game", said Guardiola. I thought the players delivered what I wanted them to deliver exceptionally well. Th...

UFC 205: Conor McGregor knocks out Eddie Alvarez to make UFC history

In a battle for Alvarez's belt, McGregor dominated the lightweight champ, knocking him out midway through the second round. "I've earned something", McGregor said at the post-game fight press conference at Madison Square Garden. So what now? McGreg...

Manchester United set new records for Mourinho's reign

Check out our gallery above for more . "I actually didn't even step foot into the wedding and I think it's a shame that I'm having to talk about it now after such a great victory". The Armenian, who has been told by Mourinho he needs to adapt to the...

PSG "stunned" after Aurier denied United Kingdom visa

It's a game with big actors, great football players, this is the beauty of it. If Arsenal do that then there is no reason why they can not push towards the semi-finals, for the first time since 2009. In team news, Santi Cazorla (Achilles) remains t...

Bayern Munich beaten by FC Rostov in Russian Federation

The remaining two rounds of games will be to determine which team tops the group and who out of Rostov and PSV Eindhoven finishes third to qualify for the Europa League. Azmoun charged into the Bayern box and sent Jerome Boateng sprawling with a sm...

Rangers could ride Antti Raanta's strong play again vs. Penguins

Rick Nash makes it 2-1 after bullying Ian Cole and then Justin Schultz gets some tough luck when he successfully breaks up Nash's centering pass (that's good!) but bumps the puck right back to Nash (not so good!). "What's most important, from our ...

Conte dig at Mourinho, defender rules out move, key to beating Tottenham

The Nigerian wide-man has had a superb start to the 2016/17 season, despite low-key spells with Liverpool, Stoke City and West Ham in the last three seasons. Following Chelsea's sixth-straight clean sheet in the league, Thibaut Courtois only regret...

Rescuers finish search of Indian train wreck, 133 dead

The mishap took place just a little after 3 am on Sunday when the passengers were jolted out of their sleep as the Patna-bound train 19321 jumped the tracks, badly damaging four ordinary sleeper coaches in which hundreds were trapped. The ministry re...

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp chalks Southampton draw down to worldwide break

Liverpool stayed top of the English Premier League despite a frustrating 0-0 draw at Southampton , where Juergen Klopp's team couldn't get past goalkeeper Fraser Forster on Saturday. Result not ideal but performance much better than expected. An...

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic floored by late Spurs defeat

Harry Winks marked his first Premier League start for Tottenham with a goal, and there were emotional scenes of celebration afterwards. For 20-year-old Winks, it was a moment and a game never to forget as he capped his 12th appearance in all compet...

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Chris Paul exits Rockets' win with apparent hamstring injury

Gerald Green led all players in plus/minus with a plus-14 in just under 12 minutes. Thompson and Curry combined for 21 of the Warriors' 33 points in the third quarter - and d...

Chris Paul Ruled out of Game 6 vs. Warriors with Hamstring Injury

Houston managed to seal the win in his absence down the stretch but there is a real doubt about his chances of playing in Saturday night's Game 6. Take, for instance, the well-doc...

Palestinians ask ICC for 'immediate' probe against Israel over policies, Gaza violence

Speaking to reporters at the ICC in The Hague, Netherlands, Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad Malki said he submitted the "referral" to the court during a meeting with the ICC's ...

Michigan State and Nassar victims reach $US500M settlement

Rachael Denhollander was the first woman to come forward and accuse Nassar of abuse, and is seen by many of his victims as the reason they came forward, too. More that 150 women sp...

Moses, Iwobi, Ajiboye in Nigeria's squad for Russia World Cup

Lokosa has been in terrific form in the Nigeria Professional Football League scoring 18 goals in 20 matches - including a brace against Katsina United on Sunday. The three-time Afr...

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola wins LMA manager of the year award

City's 18-game winning run from August to December was the longest ever in the English top flight, pre-dating even the Premier League era. Speaking after his title victory, Gua...

Look At What LeBron James Is Doing Hours Before Game 2 Starts

LeBron performed exactly as his teammates expected . The Cavaliers opened the 2018 NBA Playoffs with a 98-80 loss to the Indiana Pacers at home. They have to keep up the s...

Hamilton wins Spanish GP, strengthens lead in F1 standings

Arriving in Spain, Ferrari boasted the grid's most complete package, but Hamilton's display was a return to the Mercedes of old with Valtteri Bottas following his team-mate hom...

Gareth Bale: Tiger Woods is the greatest of all

With a 6-under-par 66, Johnson posted his lowest score in 31 passes around the Stadium Course . Simpson made birdies at Nos. Of course , the leaders don't tee off for hours. "I'd...

Man United No 2 Faria leaving after 17 years with Mourinho

Faria has been No. 2 to Mourinho at Leiria, Porto, Chelsea (twice), Inter Milan, Real Madrid and United. His intelligence and the natural ability to read the game and anticipate ...

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A Big Challenge Ahead of Sunrisers Hyderabad

A Big Challenge Ahead of Sunrisers Hyderabad

Shakib Al Hasan picked two wickets . While Shikar Dhawan made 92 of just 50 balls, Williamson managed to get 83 in 53 balls. The win sees the Sunrisers become the first side to ...

Warriors & Rockets Advance To Mouthwatering Conference Finals Matchup

Warriors & Rockets Advance To Mouthwatering Conference Finals Matchup

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) tries to get past New Orleans Pelicans' Rajon Rondo (9) in the first period of Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference semifinals at O...

Fleming golf tips for The Players Championship

Fleming golf tips for The Players Championship

But. He can frustrate you by the design of his golf courses, and you feel like you're getting bad breaks, and that can get under your skin a little bit. "We have got the other thre...

Fitting for tight Predators-Jets series to go distance

Fitting for tight Predators-Jets series to go distance

Even all of the underlying numbers - even-strength shots and chances - are a dead heat, what you get when you pit the NHL's No. 1 and No. 2 regular season teams against each othe...

Cavaliers Rumors: Rodney Hood Refused to Enter 4th Quarter, Angered Teammates

Cavaliers Rumors: Rodney Hood Refused to Enter 4th Quarter, Angered Teammates

The Cleveland Cavaliers are rolling, having swept the top-seeded Toronto Raptors in four games to earn some well-deserved rest before the Eastern Conference Finals. Hood was th...