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NFL Schedule release set for Thursday night NFL Schedule release set for Thursday night
- April 20, 2018

The team made trips to London for " road " games in both the 2014 and 2015 season but haven't been back since. It will be an afternoon game in London, making for a 9:30 a.m. The Steelers were 5-0 in primetime games last season. It'll be interesting to see how many of those five games end being played in November and December. (more...)
Cancer Survivor Finishes Boston Marathon 13 Hours After Starting Cancer Survivor Finishes Boston Marathon 13 Hours After Starting
- April 20, 2018

According to her fundraising page , she raised almost $37,000 for cancer research. Both surprise champions endured the coldest start in 30 years as well as gusting winds and steady rain in taking landmark triumphs in the 122nd edition of the famed 26.2-mile (42.1km) showdown over city streets. (more...)
Chicago Cubs star Anthony Rizzo makes huge Major League Baseball claim Chicago Cubs star Anthony Rizzo makes huge Major League Baseball claim
- April 19, 2018

The forecast for Wednesday calls for strong likelihood of rain around game time, changing to snow by late afternoon. Matt Carpenter had two hits, including a double, and drove in three runs, and Bud Norris registered a five-out save to make the Cardinals a 5-3 victor over the Chicago Cubs . (more...)
Jets' quarterback draft evaluation will end with two visits
- April 19, 2018

USC's Sam Darnold , UCLA's Josh Rosen , and Wyoming's Josh Allen have all been mentioned, though rumors have each of them coming and going from contention seemingly every hour. National Football League coaches are tailoring more "movement throws" to quarterbacks who'd perfected such plays on Saturdays, though against slower and far less complicated defenses. (more...)
Binghamton University student killed in campus stabbing Binghamton University student killed in campus stabbing
- April 17, 2018

Investigators from university and the state police interviewed people overnight. "We will continue to focus on keeping ours a safe campus, with a fully empowered state law enforcement agency that works closely with the residential communities to protect life and property". (more...)
Carlton Cole sends Andy Carroll message on Twitter after West Ham goal Carlton Cole sends Andy Carroll message on Twitter after West Ham goal
- April 17, 2018

He ended the interview saying: Do you think we'll ever be as good as West Ham Ladies?' The West Ham women's side have won two trophies and are taking the game by storm and both Dyer and Carroll were incredibly positive about their sister side. (more...)
Cleveland hosts Rock Hall Induction Ceremony Cleveland hosts Rock Hall Induction Ceremony
- April 16, 2018

The first class of singles-all by artists who aren't in the Hall of Fame-was introduced by Stevie Van Zandt, who called it "kind of a rock 'n" roll jukebox; records by artists not in the Rock Hall, which is not to say these artists will never be in the Rock Hall. (more...)
Eagles cornerback reportedly arrested, tased after becoming combative with police Eagles cornerback reportedly arrested, tased after becoming combative with police
- April 16, 2018

Worley reportedly resisted arrest and fought with police before being tased by officers and taken into custody. Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Daryl Worley was arrested early Sunday morning after he reportedly fell asleep in his auto while driving on the freeway. (more...)
Raikkonen unsure why he lost pole to Vettel Raikkonen unsure why he lost pole to Vettel
- April 16, 2018

The German lapped the 5.4-km Shanghai circuit in one minute, 31.095 seconds a track record to pip his Finnish team mate by a mere 0.087 seconds and take his 52nd career pole. I think it's a tyre issue. "I could watch him fighting on the tyres and strove to brake right into the corner and then secured a bit and hit him and that has been of course my error", Verstappen told Sky Sports television. (more...)
Bill Cosby's main accuser tells trial: 'I am here for justice' Bill Cosby's main accuser tells trial: 'I am here for justice'
- April 15, 2018

It's the second time within the year that Constand, one of nearly 60 women accusing Cosby of sexual misconduct, has been able to confront the 80-year-old comedian since the first trial ended in a hung jury last June. "I was weak." Constand said she confronted Cosby once about the assault a short time afterward. "I trusted him because he's 'America's Dad,"' Lublin said. (more...)
Chinese F1 Grand Prix 2018 Qualifying: Results, Times from Friday's Practice Chinese F1 Grand Prix 2018 Qualifying: Results, Times from Friday's Practice
- April 14, 2018

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes have a point to prove at the Shanghai International Circuit after being outdone by Ferrari in the first two races of the season. Ricciardo was visibly aggressive - and impressive - out on track, in his attempts to claw back the time lost following an engine failureAnother emergency debrief for McLaren? Sebastian Vettel was unable to unlock the same pace as his teammate and was forced to settle for P6 ahead of Kevin Magnussen who continued his ... (more...)
Yankees won brawl-filled battle due to their two strengths Yankees won brawl-filled battle due to their two strengths
- April 12, 2018

So which one is it? That should not get lost in the Yankees and Red Sox finding their inner 2003-04 malice. The Yankees fall below.500 at 5-6. Things can and probably will heat up for the Yankees as they boast their firepower-filled lineup with Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton , but the Red Sox cannot be overlooked, either. (more...)
Ivan Rakitic to undergo surgery on fractured finger after Barcelona defeat Ivan Rakitic to undergo surgery on fractured finger after Barcelona defeat
- April 12, 2018

Roma are also through to the Champions League semi finals following a sensational comeback against Barcelona . Barca were 4-0 down from the first leg of the Champions League last 16 tie. "I am responsible absolutely, I am the visible head of the team and it was down to me. We had high hopes this season and it has escaped us again", added the 33-year-old, who also acknowledged that the game could have been his last in the competition for Barca amid uncertainty about his future beyond ... (more...)
Cameroon Athletes Disappear at Australia Commonwealth Games Cameroon Athletes Disappear at Australia Commonwealth Games
- April 12, 2018

Out of the total team of 24 members, five boxers and three weightlifters have disappeared over the space of three days, the statement said. "We are cooperating with the police". Cameroon's press attache Simon Molombe Lyonga told SBS News he couldn't "pretend to know their intention" for deserting, but said: "As we might say in Africa, they've gone for greener pastures in Australia ". (more...)
Buffon slams referee after late penalty and red card Buffon slams referee after late penalty and red card
- April 12, 2018

The Spanish giants had held a three-goal advantage over their Italian counterparts, however, they had made life hard for themselves in the early stages and nearly came to pay. Despite being on the receiving end of numerous Real Madrid attacks, the Italians were well organized defensively. The referee sent him off for dissent at the penalty decision. (more...)
Guerra nel Mediterraneo, aerei spia americani decollati da Sigonella Guerra nel Mediterraneo, aerei spia americani decollati da Sigonella
- April 12, 2018

Da parte sua, Mosca ha posto il veto alla bozza Usa per istituire un nuovo meccanismo d'inchiesta indipendente. Il presidente Usa Donald Trump e la premier Theresa May "non permetteranno" che gli attacchi chimici del regime siriano continuino, si sono detti i due al telefono, . (more...)
Donovan Mitchell's crossover on Draymond Green liked by Chris Paul, Russell Westbrook Donovan Mitchell's crossover on Draymond Green liked by Chris Paul, Russell Westbrook
- April 12, 2018

Mitchell, however, recently poked some fun at Simmons by wearing a sweatshirt with the definition of "rookie" printed on it. Watching with amusement from afar was Blake Griffin , who was rookie of the year after the 2010-11 season, after missing all of his first National Basketball Association season with a knee injury. (more...)
Undertaker Returns At WrestleMania 34 Undertaker Returns At WrestleMania 34
- April 10, 2018

This buildup was based on ambiguity as John Cena went from hinting at an Undertaker match to demanding one. A spotlight on the ring showed The Undertaker's gear from his match a year ago with Roman Reigns , but a lightning bolt struck the center of the ring and the gear disappeared. (more...)
Giants OT Flowers absent from offseason conditioning workout Giants OT Flowers absent from offseason conditioning workout
- April 10, 2018

Lewis, who retired from the National Football League in 2012 after helping Baltimore win two Super Bowl titles, told the FS1 hosts: "OBJ reached out to me first and said , 'Big bro, I need you.' And I said, 'I'm here, baby, whatever you need.' And we started to work through these things since his rookie year". (more...)
'I made a statement' - Rice savours return to Chelsea 'I made a statement' - Rice savours return to Chelsea
- April 10, 2018

Joe Hart admits West Ham face a season-defining game against Stoke next week. Andreas Christensen is handed a rest, amid a testing breakthrough campaign for him at Stamford Bridge , while Alvaro Morata once again leads the line. Blues fans will probably not get the chance to watch their side perform in the Champions League next season, and will have to be content with the Europa League. (more...)
Can we stop comparing Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi? Can we stop comparing Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi?
- April 09, 2018

But while the rumors about Zidane been sacked has simmered down over the last few months, it has coincided with Real Madrid's form in both the La Liga and the Champions League. "It is true that we had a very hard start, we cannot change that and we can only do what we are doing: playing well". The Frenchman also warned his players they will be "put to the sword" by Juventus as they attempt to secure their place in the Champions League semi-finals. (more...)
Conor McGregor Has to Have Class After Bus Attack Conor McGregor Has to Have Class After Bus Attack
- April 09, 2018

After bumping his total wins up to 50-0 in a controversial bout with UFC star Conor McGregor, it looked as though Floyd Mayweather was ready to hang his gloves up for good. McGregor is now facing multiple charges in NY and is due back for a hearing on June 14. Mayweather was notorious for commanding massive paydays in the boxing ring, but he seems quite keen on making the transition, saying he would not box again. (more...)
France, Croatia reach Davis Cup semis, Nadal keeps Spain's hope alive France, Croatia reach Davis Cup semis, Nadal keeps Spain's hope alive
- April 09, 2018

Nadal had not played for Spain since the tie against India two years ago, but was back to his vintage best as he claimed his 23rd singles victory in the competition with a 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 win over Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany, Xinhua news agency reported. (more...)
Moyes confident West Ham need just two more wins Moyes confident West Ham need just two more wins
- April 09, 2018

Midfielder Manuel Lanzini also looks set to miss Sunday's trip to Chelsea with the knee injury he suffered on worldwide duty with Argentina. But Javier Hernandez stepped off the bench to drag the Irons back on level terms with 17 minutes remaining and Joe Hart made a fine save to deny substitute Olivier Giroud a late victor. (more...)
EPL: Spurs set to compound Stoke woes EPL: Spurs set to compound Stoke woes
- April 08, 2018

But having had the ball safely in his grasp, it rebounded off Diouf, allowing him a run at the open goal, scoring an inevitable equaliser to bring the game to 1-1, just minutes after Christian Eriksen's opener in the 52nd minute. Christian Eriksen: "Harry celebrated like it was his goal so I will have to take his word for it". Spurs would soon restore their lead, though the identity of their scorer was no clearer from multiple replays. (more...)
Liverpool, Everton draw blank in derby Liverpool, Everton draw blank in derby
- April 08, 2018

Everton missed two glorious chances late on through Seamus Coleman and Dominic Calvert-Lewin, and in the end Liverpool were holding on for a point. Yannick Bolasie's curling effort appeared to be heading in, but Liverpool keeper Loris Karius was at full stretch to keep the 28-year-old at bay. Coleman failed to connect with Cenk Tosun's header back across goal after Theo Walcott finally beat Klavan one-on-one and Calvert-Lewin steered wide with only Karius to beat. (more...)
Max Holloway pulled from main event of UFC 223
- April 07, 2018

After a frenzied afternoon of negotiations, the UFC announced that 30-year-old Iaquinta would step up to face Nurmagomedov in his home town of NY in the UFC223 main event on Saturday. With Holloway out, UFC officials immediately turned to the other lightweights on the card as potential replacements because as intriguing as the strawweight championship rematch between Rose Namajunas and Joanna Jędrzejczyk is, it doesn't exactly make for a pay-per-view hit. (more...)
Dana White Won't Aid Conor McGregor Following UFC 223 Media Day Meltdown
- April 07, 2018

The backstage melee on Thursday forced the removal of three fights from UFC's biggest card of the year. On Thursday, McGregor and his entourage arrived at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York , following the end of the UFC 223 media day. (more...)
Golfer Tony Finau appears to dislocate his ankle celebrating hole-in-one Golfer Tony Finau appears to dislocate his ankle celebrating hole-in-one
- April 06, 2018

Nicklaus said he asked his grandson three days ago whether he wanted to take the last tee shot. As is custom, the players had their caddies hit tee shots on the final hole of the challenge. Also, what a damn swing, and a club twirl to match. "That was nerve-wracking", he said. "The ultimate decision is going to be, I'm confident, a collective one". (more...)
Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifter P. Gururaja wins silver, opens India's medal account Commonwealth Games 2018: Weightlifter P. Gururaja wins silver, opens India's medal account
- April 06, 2018

She is considered to be the strongest contender for the gold medal. Initially aspiring to become a wrestler particularly after watching Sushil Kumar win a bronze at the Beijing Olympics, Gururaja was unable to find a suitable academy in Ujire, near Mysore, where he was a college student. (more...)
Arsene Wenger pleased with Arsenal display in win over CSKA Moscow Arsene Wenger pleased with Arsenal display in win over CSKA Moscow
- April 06, 2018

Ramsey and striker Alexandre Lacazette scored two each in a first-half dismantling of CSKA Moscow that Wenger called "spectacular" and affords the Gunners a handsome lead to take to Russian Federation next week. Mkhitaryan should have made it five at the start of the second half when Ozil found him in space on the left, but the Armenian midfielder dragged a left-footed shot wide of the right post, while Ramsey was denied by the heel of Sergei Ignashevich after meeting Nacho Monreal's ... (more...)
Robert Griffin III gets a surprising third chance Robert Griffin III gets a surprising third chance
- April 05, 2018

He will back up Joe Flacco in Baltimore, where the only other QB on the roster is Josh Woodrum , who has yet to play a snap in the NFL . Griffin's last previous stop in an injury-riddled career came in 2016 with the Cleveland Browns . (more...)
Ravens' 2018 Offseason Workout Program Dates Announced Ravens' 2018 Offseason Workout Program Dates Announced
- April 03, 2018

This minicamp, noted below, must occur during Phase Three of the offseason program. The voluntary nine-week offseason program is conducted in three phases. The workouts can't include offense vs. defense situations or one-on-one drills, and no helmets are allowed. These practices may have 7-on-7, 9-on-7, and 11-on-11 drills, but there can not be any live contact amongst players. (more...)
Spurs' Leonard again rehabbing injury in NY Spurs' Leonard again rehabbing injury in NY
- April 02, 2018

The Kawhi Leonard-San Antonio Spurs saga has continued to unfold as the regular season slowly comes down to an end. The 26-year-old has been battling a quad injury that caused him to miss significant time at the beginning of the season and continues to keep him out after struggling through a brief return. (more...)
Fister outduels Keuchel as Rangers beat Astros Fister outduels Keuchel as Rangers beat Astros
- April 02, 2018

The 35-year-old Verlander (2017 Astros: 5 - 0, 1.06 ERA, 34 IP, 43 strikeouts) was traded to the Astros late in the 2017 season and ended up being a huge component of their World Series victory. So, if you're feeling lucky, those 200-1 odds on the Rangers aren't that bad. Matt Joyce was intentionally walked to bring up Semien. Two, with the long ball, Springer became the first player in Major League Baseball history to open consecutive years with leadoff home runs. (more...)
LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's double-figures record LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's double-figures record
- April 02, 2018

There was a brief stoppage in play, as everyone at sold-out Quicken Loans Arena - including Justin Timberlake - stood and applauded as James was handed the game ball. "So I didn't think I could be Mike". LeBron James said his latest record-breaking feat was a "special moment" but means more to youngsters in need of "hope" than it does to him. (more...)
Cavaliers get Love back from injury Cavaliers get Love back from injury
- April 01, 2018

Pelicans minute: They've lost two straight. Davis totaled 30 points and 14 rebounds in the first meeting between the teams, a 123-101 Pelicans romp at home October 28. The Cavaliers are below average defensively, ranking 26 in scoring defense by allowing 110 points per game. In the time since, he has won three National Basketball Association championships, left Cleveland for Miami and returned, and established himself as one of the best players in league history. (more...)
Twitter Goes Into An Uproar After News Of Joel Embiid's Concussion, Surgery Twitter Goes Into An Uproar After News Of Joel Embiid's Concussion, Surgery
- April 01, 2018

Embiid finished the night with five points and three rebounds in his eight minutes of action. Embiid sat up once before lying back down on the court. Things got scary while I was out and about with my dad after the game when I saw Embiid post this on his Instagram story . (more...)
Will regret my actions for the rest of my life: Cameron Bancroft
- March 30, 2018

Cricket Australia on Tuesday announced that its ongoing investigation had found three players , skipper Steve Smith , his deputy David Warner and Cameron Bancroft guilty of ball tampering during the third Test against South Africa in Cape Town. (more...)
Broncos trade draft picks for safety Su'a Cravens Broncos trade draft picks for safety Su'a Cravens
- March 29, 2018

The Denver Broncos have finally struck a deal with the Washington Redskins for versatile safety/linebacker hybrid Su'a Cravens , ESPN's Adam Schefter reports . 5 while Washington holds selection No. 13. Expected to be a starter last season, the 6-foot-1, 225-pound Cravens was sidelined last August following knee surgery to fix a torn meniscus. (more...)
Anthony Joshua vows: I will outclass Joseph Parker and break his will Anthony Joshua vows: I will outclass Joseph Parker and break his will
- March 28, 2018

With the addition of Joshua vs. Parker, SHOWTIME will televise all four of the Heavyweight World titles in the same month as undefeated American Deontay Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs ) will defend his WBC belt against unbeaten Luis Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs ) on Saturday, March 3 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. (more...)
Watson denies Thomas, then storms to Match Play title Watson denies Thomas, then storms to Match Play title
- March 27, 2018

He wasn't ideal at Austin Country Club, admitting that throughout the course of the week he only lost focus about four or five times, most notably on the par-4 13 hole in his semifinal match against Thomas. Watson made all the key putts in a battle of Georgia southpaws when he beat Brian Harman in the morning, and then he turned a tight match into a runaway against Kiradech Aphibarnrat by winning five of six holes on the back nine for a 5-and-3 victory. (more...)
Justin Thomas advances to Match Play semifinals
- March 26, 2018

An excellent tee shot at the fifth led to Watson giving himself the opportunity to sink another birdie at the fifth, which he grasped to go 2up, and he had a three-hole advantage after a 25-foot eagle putt at six. "If I was sick or really sick, me trying to play this week wasn't going to do me any good". McIlroy said: "I wish I was hanging around for the weekend, but I'll rest up and get a little bit of work in before going to Augusta", said McIlroy. (more...)
Three things to know about Loyola-Chicago, Michigan's next opponent Three things to know about Loyola-Chicago, Michigan's next opponent
- March 26, 2018

So Jacobson opened the postgame interview by asking Hamilton why he didn't foul in the closing seconds. Although there are hardly any softball questions to ask a coach on the losing end of a regional final, perhaps Jacobson would have been better off throwing Hamilton one first rather than cutting right to the chase with a rather hard question. (more...)
Ricciardo Handed 3-Place Penalty Ricciardo Handed 3-Place Penalty
- March 24, 2018

Ricciardo has already stood on the podium at the lakeside circuit once before and soaked up the adulation from fans after crossing the line second behind Nico Rosberg in his debut race for Red Bull in 2014. "The auto was ok today", said Ricciardo. A year ago, Ricciardo received a five-place grid penalty for an unscheduled gearbox change before retiring early. (more...)
Faith or fate? A look at Loyola's unbelievable NCAA tourney run Faith or fate? A look at Loyola's unbelievable NCAA tourney run
- March 24, 2018

As for the Ramblers, Sister Jean and Co. have pulled upsets of No. 6 seed Miami , No. 3 seed Tennessee and finally No. 7 seed Nevada in the Sweet 16. Nevada's experience in second-half comebacks paid off. Caleb Martin's made three-pointer cut the Ramblers lead to one at 69-68 but there was no more magic for the Wolf Pack as they fell 69-68 to the Ramblers in the round of 16 thus ending the Wolf Pack's season at 29 wins against eight losses. (more...)
WWE: Daniel Bryan cleared to return to in-ring action WWE: Daniel Bryan cleared to return to in-ring action
- March 22, 2018

Dave Meltzer noted on Wrestling Observer Radio this afternoon that Bryan had went to Dr. Joseph Maroon, one of WWE's doctors that would not clear him, and asked him what he needed to do to get cleared. The first step of this was that Bryan was given a list of doctors to see - if he saw them and got the green light, then he would receive approval from Dr. (more...)
Two out of ten grounded Airbus 320-neos back in service: IndiGo Two out of ten grounded Airbus 320-neos back in service: IndiGo
- March 22, 2018

IndiGo had said in a statement, "An A320 Neo aircraft that operated Delhi-Srinagar was cleared after maintenance checks upon arrival at Srinagar airport", reported in Zee News. According to the list of cancelled flights provided by these airlines on their websites, IndiGo cancelled a total of 304 flights between March 15 and March 24, whereas GoAir canceled 138. (more...)
Roma to snub €80m keeper deal with Liverpool due to Salah regret Roma to snub €80m keeper deal with Liverpool due to Salah regret
- March 22, 2018

The same story says that Real Madrid , Paris Saint-Germain and FC Barcelona are all interested in signing the 25-year-old Egypt worldwide following his stunning form in the Premier League . He has also netted six times in the Champions League to help the Reds set up a quarter-final clash against Manchester City next month. The same applies to Germany, where tactics are concerned, and Italian club football has recently caught up. (more...)
Indian Wells: Federer loses to Juan Martin Del Porto Indian Wells: Federer loses to Juan Martin Del Porto
- March 21, 2018

The nailbiting final lasted nearly three hours as the raucous Southern California crowd cheered the 36-year-old Federer along, and both players took occasional issue with the chair umpire. The 29-year-old has been hampered by wrist problems in recent years and has had three operations which left him struggling to use his backhand. "I don't know. (more...)