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Bears were bidding against themselves in National Football League draft trade with 49ers

Trubisky has the tools to develop into a viable National Football League starter, but the Bears are paying Mike Glennon $18.5 million dollars to start this year. The narrative that Pace was bidding against himself to move up is simply false, as is...

Capsule preview of the Raptors-Cavaliers series

Some of James' greatest playoff feats have come on the road: from Game 5 of the 2007 Eastern Conference finals in Detroit, when he scored 48 points, including 29 of the Cavs' final 30, in an overtime win; to Game 6 of the 2012 Eastern Conference fina...

Mets down Nats to halt skid

Zimmerman's hot start is not only timely with the loss of Eaton, it's all the more intriguing because he hit only.218/.272/.370 with 15 homers in 115 games last season. It was the first multi-homer game of d'Arnaud's career. OF Charlie Blackmon had...

Bayern sign Coman from Juventus on permanent deal

Bayern Munich have announced Spain worldwide Thiago Alcantara has put pen to paper on a new deal at the club. Thiago was signed for Bayern by his former manager at Barça, Pep Guardiola, in 2013. Thiago has already bested the amount of first-team a...

Steelers select USC wide receiver in second round

Schuster-Smith is tall and can get downfield. Smith-Schuster returned some kickoffs in college but said he has not returned punts since high school. Smith-Schuster is a wide receiver, meaning Pittsburgh will have extra competition at the spot. ...

UCLA's Lonzo Ball passed over by Nike Under Armour and adidas

He also has Lonzo's first shoe prototype ready to present. To have three highly-recruited sons at stages of their careers where everyone except for them is allowed to make money off of their name, flipped the scenario around and branded themselves be...

NFL Draft Grades for All 32 First-Round Picks

Whether that other team would have selected Trubisky or whether the 49ers would have accepted that offer is unclear, but obviously, the Bears were forced to up the ante on their offer. Once the seal was broken, Alabama products went quickly. With t...

All eyes on Philly for NFL Draft

They should be busy Thursday and Friday with a total of five picks in the first three rounds. One of the best parts of the growing cable trend is how easily it now is to watch sporting events, like the NFL Draft . Barnett does have avenues to earn...

Palace win proves Spurs can be kings

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp suggests that defender Mamadou Sakho - now on loan at Crystal Palace - has been given the best possible diagnosis after a knee injury. The only team to have won fewer points away from home in a complete Premier League...

Former Cowboys star Drew Pearson trolls Eagles fans

Pearson made mention of the Cowboys' five Super Bowl wins, made reference to Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and generally said everything wrong you could possibly say to thousands of Eagle fans gathered on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. And so did Pearson...

Redskins Day one draft grade

For many Redskins fans, Allen's selection - the first of 10 draft picks the team has over the draft's seven rounds - signaled overdue attention to the team's most glaring weakness. Allen was simply one of, if not the best defensive player in co...

Tribeca: Kobe Bryant Talks 'Dear Basketball' Short Film and Passion for Storytelling

On Monday night's episode of "The Late Show with Jimmy Fallon", one of the guests was Kobe Bryant . "It was this moment in time where I was really focused on my game, and I was getting a lot of flack for being too focused, being too serious".

All The Goals From A Thriller Between Bayern And Dortmund

The game lived up to its billing with both teams playing an attacking game and Dortmund avenging last year's Cup final defeat to Bayern. Xabi Alonso delivered a flawless ball for Franck Ribery on the left in the 41st and the Frenchman found Mats Hu...

Guardiola Rules Silva Out Of Manchester Derby; Aguero, Jesus Ready To Play

Rooney added: "I answered that question in February". "Who knows, not playing so many games this season might benefit me". "We should analyse game by game what happened this season". "David Silva is a real, real doubt". "Gabriel is ready, but...

NFL Draft: Weak year for offensive linemen

It's clear the biggest and most obvious need is an upgrade on the offensive line. The New York Giants are in a unique position where trading up in the NFL Draft could land them the impact starter they've been lacking. Alabama defeated Washington ...

Attention, Red Sox: Don't sleep on the Yankees

When the Yankees come to Fenway Park , the games rarely need any additional hype or intrigue. At the plate, NY has a few notable bats. Reigning AL Cy Young victor Rick Porcello lost his third straight start, giving up three runs - two earned - ...

Ex-NFL star's estate currently worthless, home to be sold

Hernandez had for one another", Army said. On Monday, state Secretary of Public Safety Dan Bennett, responding to comments made by one of Hernandez's attorneys in court, said the state will do "everything we can.to find out who is producing this in...

Athletics: Ennis-Hill not expecting Chernova apology after doping ban

Sotherton initially finished fifth in the event but has risen to the medal positions after first Ukraine's Lyudmila Blonska, the original silver medallist, and then Chernova were found to have doped. This week Chernova was also stripped of her upgrad...

Fred Hoiberg storms off podium after question about Isaiah Thomas

Gerald Green added 18 points and seven rebounds while Al Horford had a double-double of 15 points and 12 rebounds. The Bulls tried everything to alleviate the absence of Rajon Rondo by maximizing Dwayne Wade who had 26 points, 11 rebounds and ...

RHP Barnes drops appeal of 4-game suspension

The incident was seemingly a retaliation move after Machado took a hard slide into second baseman Dustin Pedroia on Friday night. "I had nothing to do with that". Mookie Betts and Hanley Ramirez homered on successive pitches in a four-run first i...

Celtics' Thomas should be home with family, not playing

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 24 points and 15 rebounds for the Bucks. Have failed to score 100 points in three of their last four postseason games dating back to past year. The Bulls, 41-41 in the regular season, are attempting to become the sixth No. 8...

New York Yankees vs

And like Pineda, this only means progression and for more optimism in the Bronx."Location of his fastball slider was great", Girardi said. "The bullpen has done a tremendous job as it has all year and we've had some timely hitting and some big home r...

Malcolm Butler Most Likely Remaining With Patriots

The Patriots have spent the offseason making a flurry of aggressive moves, while basically sitting on their hands with cornerback and Super Bowl 49 hero Malcolm Butler. While New Orleans goes old (Peterson is 32) and redundant for a name everyone k...

Phaneuf scores in OT as Senators tie series against Bruins

The Senators started the overtime period with the man advantage as the Bruins took a delay of game penalty with 12.5 seconds remaining in regulation. Karlsson's icy stare down the bench at Brassard is an image that will be seared into the brains o...

Ramsey: Arsenal Must Win FA Cup For Wenger

Arsenal was helped at Wembley by the continuation of a three-man central defense, comprised of France global Koscielny, 21-year-old Rob Holding and Gabriel Paulista, tried out for the first time in the 2-1 victory over Middlesbrough at Riverside...

Raptors get tough, beat Bucks to tie series at 2-2

Leonard was 18 of 18 in free throw shooting this game and is flawless, so far, in the playoffs with 40 of 40 free throws made. On a tough night until the game-winner, Gasol posted 16 points, 12 rebounds and 4 assists, offset by 7 turnovers.

Rangers release Josh Hamilton from minor-league contract

His release comes after he injured his right knee during rehab. It will be his fourth knee surgery since he last played in a regular season game, in 2015. He was reassigned to the minor leagues on March 20, shortly before the start of the 2017 regu...

Stoke duo Allen, Whelan set to return for Swansea trip

Everyone knows that they put in a good shift physically, and played well tactically and technically. Paul Clement considers his Swansea City side have revived impetus within their play to ensure Premier League survival following a 2-0 victory over ...

Patriots kickoff season September 7 against Chiefs

At Super Bowl LI 2½ months ago, New England fans got to see NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell hand the Lombardi Trophy to owner Robert Kraft of the Super Bowl-champion Patriots. The Patriots will square off against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 7 at Gil...

Lyon players attacked by fans in Bastia

About 15 minutes before the end of warmup at Armand Cesari stadium, supporters from the Bastia 1905 group of fans invaded the pitch and jostled with Lyon players. And incredible footage also showed a home STEWARD attacking Lyon defender Mouctar Diakh...

Roberto Firmino delivers vital victor for Liverpool at West Brom

The Brazilian converted a flick-on from Lucas Leiva to seal a fifth win in their last seven games for Liverpool . Liverpool began to dominate possession but Phillips tried his luck again with an ambitious effort from distance that went high and ...

Phil Jackson pulls welcome mat out from under Carmelo Anthony

So we're really pleased with how he's developed. Anthony is an NBPA vice president . Under team president Phil Jackson, the Knicks have struggled in Porzingis' two seasons in NY, losing a combined 101 games. It's an embarrassing overstepping of ...

Crystal Palace close on survival after comeback earns draw

The Eagles are now seven points clear of the relegation zone with a tally of 35. Christian Benteke completed Palace's comeback on 70 minutes, overpowering Yohan Benalouane to convert Andros Townsend's cross, though Danny Drinkwater went close to ...

Judge continues power surge as Yanks beat Rays

It was Judge's third home run in as many games. The Rays extended their lead to 3-0 in the top of the fifth, but that changed dramatically over the next two innings. Bryan Mitchell (1-0) relieved with a runner on second, and second baseman Starlin...

Palace recovers to hold Leicester 2-2 and boost survival bid

Cabaye pulled one back within just two minutes and it fell to Benteke to head in the leveller, with Palace looking the more likely to seal a win late on, though Leicester held firm. Leicester , meanwhile, came off the back of defeats versus Everton...

Morales' HR in 9th lifts Jays over O's 2-1, stops skid

The Orioles improved to 7-2, tops in the American League East, while the Jays have now lost seven in a row to fall to 1-9, the worst record in the majors. Asher kept the Blue Jays in check on three hits before exiting with one out in the bottom hal...

Leicester City to make tough choice between Europe and Premier League

Atletico looked like they might run away with things in the early stages but they'll have been happy to have kept the clean sheet as they bid to make their third semi-final in the last four seasons. He said: "Atletico are a very good team, their work...

Kamal Haasan comes out in support of CRPF jawans

Some days ago, a school designated as polling station for Anantnag by-polls was set on fire in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. Senior officers of the CRPF had said the exemplary restraint shown by the trooper was testimony to the fact th...

Five things we learned in the Premier League

Chelsea are on their way to winning the premier league title, as they're ahead of second placed Tottenham by seven points. "We have to play on Wednesday against Manchester City and we all know the strength of their team, but for now the most impor...

Tucker latest to fall victim to bug

Toronto's Kyle Lowry (22.4 points, 7.0 assists) and DeMar DeRozan (27.3 points) form one of the toughest backcourts in the National Basketball Association. "I haven't thought anything about that". Toronto boasts quality reserves across the board, i...

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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...

Manchester City kick off Premier League title celebrations

Guardiola's side had beaten Swansea 5-0 and West Ham 4-1 since and though they were below-par against the Terriers, they will still reach the 100-point mark with two final victorie...

Arsenal mark Wenger's final home game with 5-0 thrashing of Burnley

Liverpool assistant Zeljko Buvac, Carlo Ancelotti, Luis Enrique, Joachim Low, Massimiliano Allegri, Patrick Vieira, Leonardo Jardim, Thierry Henry, Mikel Arteta and Julian Nagelsma...

Wells Fargo C'ship: Lahiri misses cut

Jason Day sputtered at the start and finally hit his stride for a 4-under 67 to build a two-shot lead going into the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, N....

Toronto Raptors 110-128 Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James

It gets harder and harder to argue. If they give him too much space, he's shooting it. And no matter how they try to spin it, it's time for the citizens of LeBronto to come to a ha...

Hodgson to give old club Liverpool heartfelt support in Champions League final

For sure, we're talking about a really good player. They have had contrasting seasons with Egypt global going on to net 43 goals across all competitions, while German star has f...

Pittsburgh Steelers Draft OK State's Rudolph and Washington

When Rudolph becomes the starter one day, he will be the Pittsburgh Steelers starter for a very long time. Instead, the Steelers must have had a notion the Bengals wanted Rudol...

Alabama DB Minkah Fitzpatrick Taken 11th Overall by the Miami Dolphins

The versatile defender was announced as a safety but saw snaps there, at CB and in LB roles in college. He caught just 15 passes for 244 yards, but Smythe made clutch grabs and pro...

Bellator 198 Results - Fedor Emelianenko Punishes Mir, Moves on in Grand Prix

That all changed when, for at least one night, Emelianenko turned back the clock. Before the fight, Emelianenko said that 38-year-old rival Frank Mir is the top athlete and one o...

Seattle Seahawks NFL Draft Picks: 2018 Round-by-Round Results, Grades

How does Penny fit in Seattle? Carroll expects him to have an immediate impact as a three down back for the Seahawks . DE/FB Marcus Martin, Slippery Rock: The 6-1, 240-poun...

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Lamar Jackson finds his National Football League team as last first-round pick

Lamar Jackson finds his National Football League team as last first-round pick

Lamar Jackson made his lofty goal known immediately after being taken in the 2018 NFL Draft: He's winning a Super Bowl with the Baltimore Ravens . "This doesn't really change...

49ers Trade Offensive Tackle Trent Brown to Patriots for Third-Round Pick

49ers Trade Offensive Tackle Trent Brown to Patriots for Third-Round Pick

And the Patriots have a need at tackle after Nate Solder left in free agency this offseason. The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport later tweeted that the deal is done and Brown ...

Chubb surprised, excited to be drafted by Broncos

The Broncos were said to be eyeing a quarterback in the draft, but when Chubb fell to them, they felt they couldn't pass him up. He posted 10 sacks and over 20 tackles for a loss i...

'A necessary step': VCU, UR athletic directors applaud college basketball reform proposals

'A necessary step': VCU, UR athletic directors applaud college basketball reform proposals

Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey said the commission "rightly focused its attention on a number of key issues affecting the sport, including agent certification a...

Anzac Memorial Service today in Weymouth

Anzac Memorial Service today in Weymouth

A lot of people were lucky and got to grab their bags, they just had them in front of them and just took them with them when they were leaving. "The whole world at the moment is ...