Sports

Boston Celtics at Washington Wizards - 5/7/17 NBA Playoffs Pick, Odds, and Prediction

In that span, the Wizards forced Boston to miss five shots, but they also harassed the Celtics into eight of their 18 turnovers. OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Draymond Green showed Quin Snyder his hot hand and range up close, knocking down five 3-pointers and scoring 21 points before a brief knee scare late in Golden State's victory over Utah that gave the Warriors a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference ... [Full Article...]

National Basketball Association players loved Manu Ginobili's epic performance in Spurs-Rockets Game 5

The 39-year-old Ginobili and another experienced campaigner, Danny Green, came up big in overtime for the Spurs with their All-Star, Kawhi Leonard , left on the bench after suffering an ankle injury in the third quarter. "The diving on loose balls, coming up with whatever it may be, you're throwing your body on the line in those situations". Leonard attempted to play on it for the remainder of th... [Full Article...]

Wizards Fall to Celtics in Game 5 of Semifinals

A couple of notes from Wednesday night's loss. Against a team as good as Boston, before you blink it can be over. Al Horford scored 19 points and added seven assists and six rebounds for Boston. They had 10 fastbreak points in the first quarter, and routinely turned turnovers and missed layups into transition buckets. NOTES: Celtics G Isaiah Thomas was fined $25,000 by the National Basketball ... [Full Article...]

Aaron Hernandez's fiancee to speak on 'Dr. Phil' show

Aaron Hernandez's fiancee to speak on 'Dr. Phil' show Phil" show. It was nearly too insane to even believe that he really took his life after enduring such a hectic trial. "We were going up a ladder to a positive direction", Jenkins-Hernandez told Dr. Her attorney, Douglas Sheff, said he doesn't believe the civil case will be undermined by the dismissal of Hernandez's conviction. As far as his Drizzy picks, Hernandez downloaded the Toronto rap... [Full Article...]

LaDarrius Jackson charged with sexual assault for 2nd time

LaDarrius Jackson charged with sexual assault for 2nd time The woman says she attempted to prevent that by putting her hands on the walls. Last week, Jackson, a Birmingham native, was arrested and charged with sexual assault and false imprisonment. He then pushed her onto the bed and forced her to perform sex, the sheriff's office said. The woman immediately reported the incident to university housing staff and Jackson was arrested later that night at... [Full Article...]

Goins' hit caps comeback as Blue Jays beat Indians 8-7

Goins' hit caps comeback as Blue Jays beat Indians 8-7 Sanchez is expected to return from the blister/finger nail issues to start Sunday's game against the Braves. Injury-ravaged Toronto is already without several regulars, including third baseman Josh Donaldson (left calf), shortstop Troy Tulowitzki (right hamstring) and catcher Russell Martin (left shoulder). [Full Article...]

Simona Halep romps into the Madrid Open semi-finals

Simona Halep romps into the Madrid Open semi-finals A few hours after this victory, Halep and her team mate Irina Begu also managed to qualify into the doubles semifinals, beating two of the favorites, namely Indian Sania Mirza and Kazakh Yaroslava Shvedova. "In the last five weeks I feel different". When I finish a match like yesterday, where it was really tough, I didn't feel exhausted. Also Kristina Mladenovic reached the semifinals in straig... [Full Article...]

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo: We knew a goal would kill Atletico Madrid

The first half of Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid in their Champions League semi-final second leg was absolutely outstanding to watch. "I am delighted to reach the final", said Real boss Zinedine Zidane. Karim Benzema had wriggled his way past three defenders from the right flank and he found Toni Kroos whose shot was palmed towards Isco's path for an easy tap in. [Full Article...]

Dillier wins stage 6 of the Giro, Canada's Woods fifth

Dillier wins stage 6 of the Giro, Canada's Woods fifth Trek-Segafredo's Jasper Stuyven was second place on the day, and Lukas Pöstlberger, victor of stage 1, came home third. Luxembourg's Bob Jungels of Quick-Step retained the overall lead with an eighth-place finish today. "I'm happy with these two victories". British rider Adam Yates, riding for the Australian Orica-Scott team, is second six seconds behind with fellow Briton Geraint Thomas (Team... [Full Article...]

Spurs listing Leonard as questionable for G6

But nothing to worry about - Danny Green and Ginobili made up for it. Those averages go down to 18.5 points, 8.5 rebounds and 5.0 assists on 14 shots in the Spurs' two defeats. "The Klaw" is also a two-time Defensive Player of the Year victor. "I just tried to be aggressive and do the best that I can and help my team ". Tim MacMahon from ESPN wrote about Harden's defensive efforts throughou... [Full Article...]

Arsenal must maintain focus during final games, says Wenger

They're three points adrift of Man City and four off Liverpool but the game in hand they have over the Reds is against Sunderland, so Wenger will fancy saving face and nicking that fourth spot. It's a good opportunity to show your character, how you come back and how you recover from that. But let's not go too quickly to conclusions. Despite the influential Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain going off in... [Full Article...]

Team expected to interview with Washington's Markelle Fultz

Oliver said in the interview that he tries to model his game after Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green. "That's the feedback that I got a year ago, that you got to shoot the ball more consistently to play at this level and I took that extremely serious", Jackson said Thursday. [Full Article...]

Kawhi Leonard is game-time decision for Game 6 vs. Rockets

In this video posted to YouTube, you can witness the coffee cup transform into an eye-popping rendering of Manu Ginobili's epic block on James Harden . Leonard's scoring has taken on greater importance with Tony Parker's injury, and Leonard's defense on James Harden has been instrumental. Both teams were executing well and the period ended with a 32-29 lead for the Spurs . [Full Article...]

Team India Champions Trophy Squad Declared; Shami And Aswin Makes A Comeback

Team India Champions Trophy Squad Declared; Shami And Aswin Makes A Comeback Rohit Sharma has made a comeback after injury. Some of the other names that were discussed seriously were keeper-batsmen Rishabh Pant , Dinesh Karthik, Shardul Thakur and Suresh Raina. Anil Kumble, who took over as head coach past year, chose to keep them on his staff. India have made it a point, under new coach Anil Kumble, to test their injured players in domestic cricket before picking th... [Full Article...]

Juve's Higuain: Alves assist was 'beautiful'

He received the Argentinian's return pass just inside the box and, holding off Kamil Glik, he too backheeled the ball across the penalty area for Higuain to steer into the bottom corner. Juventus, who are unbeaten in 11 Champions League games this season, have not conceded a goal since the group stage - a run of 621 minutes, the fifth-longest streak in the history of the competition. [Full Article...]

Major League Baseball reportedly will not suspend Chris Sale for throwing behind Manny Machado

Major League Baseball reportedly will not suspend Chris Sale for throwing behind Manny Machado This comes after the Boston Red Sox addressed two separate incidents at Fenway Park this week. Another fan was removed and banned for life from Fenway Park the next day for making a racist remark, and other black players throughout the big leagues said it is a common occurrence to be subjected to such behavior by fans. [Full Article...]

Alexis Sanchez, Olivier Giroud send Arsenal F.C

The goal was his 20th in the league and makes him the first Arsenal player to reach the figure since Robin van Persie scored 30 five years ago. The Gunners secured a vital 2-0 win in this game in hand to leapfrog Manchester United into fifth and now sit three points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester City. [Full Article...]

Michael Owen: 'Manchester United better with Marcus Rashford'

Michael Owen: 'Manchester United better with Marcus Rashford' And after the crucial away goal put Jose Mourinho's side one step from the final, Lingard revealed how his fellow academy graduate has been training at set-pieces leading up to the memorable strike at Balaidos. He's going to learn. "You've just got to focus on the next game and he's bounced back with that goal". " I think everyone is confident ", he said. [Full Article...]

U of Illinois football players arrested in alleged robbery

U of Illinois football players arrested in alleged robbery All three players have be suspended indefinitely from the team. A spokesman has already informed Illini Inquirer's Jeremy Werner that the team is still gathering information on the arrests, and that the program is "allowing the process to play out". [Full Article...]

TaylorMade sold to KPS Capital Partners for $425 million

TaylorMade sold to KPS Capital Partners for $425 million The announcement comes less than a week after Adidas revealed that it had chose to enter negotiations with interested parties to sell parts of its golf business. The world's second largest sport apparel company's income from continuing operations rose 30% to $497 million. In 2016, it saw sales decrease 1 percent to 892 million euros, accounting for 5 percent of group sales and down by a third fr... [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943  Next »