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Justin Upton gets new five-year deal from Angels topping $100 million

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The high-power duo got engaged just before the 2016 baseball season and announced the happy news to the world at the 2016 Met Gala, where Upton debuted her one-of-a-kind ring, designed by Verlander and jeweler Anita Ko. The 30-year-old Upton is batting.269 with 875 runs scored, 256 homers, 812 RBIs and 138 stolen bases in 1,489 career games with the Arizona Diamondbacks, Atlanta Braves, San Diego Padres, Tigers and Angels. Read More »

West Ham can exploit Liverpool's defensive weakness - Bilic

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He didn't have to tell me what position I am in, we need something from our next game. He showed a lot and I loved his counter-pressing situations. "I spoke to the chairmen like I do after every game". "We've analysed them and it's not only Spurs that have exploited that". "Probably if you read the press they are not happy with their position or whatever", Bilic said. Read More »

Florida names Malik Zaire as starting QB against Missouri

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Zaire replaced starter Feleipe Franks in the fourth quarter of Florida's 42-7 loss to Georgia. "Malik is the starting quarterback for this upcoming game at Missouri ", Shannon said in a news release. "We want him to keep grinding and understand that competition is very good". He has yet to throw a touchdown or an interception. Zaire led the Gators on their lone scoring drive Saturday and will now look to carry that momentum into the final stretch of the season. Read More »

Andrew Luck (shoulder) placed on Colts' Injured Reserve, won't play this season

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This decision ends the quarterback's season without him having thrown a single pass. Year Six in the National Football League for Luck will have him sidelined for the entire year. But this never came to fruition, with Luck struggling in the rehab process. "We feel for the long-term interest of Andrew, this is the best course of action", said Ballard. Read More »

Auburn's Austin Wiley and Danjel Purifoy out indefinitely

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Auburn's short statement said it would not release further details "because this is related to an ongoing investigation". Person is now suspended after he was one of 10 people arrested in connection with an FBI investigation into bribery in college basketball. Read More »

Boston Red Sox add Tony La Russa to the organization

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La Russa will speak to reporters on a conference call Thursday afternoon. After getting ousted from the playoffs in the American League Division Series for a second consecutive year, the Red Sox dismissed manager John Farrell on October 11. Read More »

Gordon Hayward Details Rehab Plan, When He Expects To Rejoin Celtics

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Though Hayward, 27, had been thrown off balance several times in his career, his leg got caught underneath him on October 17, with thousands inside Cleveland's Quicken Loans Arena stunned as the 6-foot-8 forward lay on the ground. He'll be studying film and passing along pointers to his teammates, which he said would be a big part of the mental aspect of his recovery. "I feel better today than I did yesterday". Read More »

College Football Playoff National Championship coming to South Florida

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We're joined by Chris Gahl of "Visit Indy" to talk about the major announcement and how Indy snagged the big event. "Mega events like the College Football National Championship generate an economic boost for Los Angeles as visitors fill our hotels, employ Angelenos and bring millions in direct spend to our area restaurants, attractions and more", said Ernest Wooden Jr., president & CEO of Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board. Read More »

Gordon Hayward, in blog post, expresses thanks for support

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Hayward is expected to make a full recovery, but not in time to rejoin the Celtics this season. Despite the optimism from Stevens, the Celtics received a disabled player exception, meaning the National Basketball Association believes Hayward will likely miss the rest of the season, including the playoffs. Read More »

Papa John's CEO blames National Football League for declining sales

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In a conference call, Papa John's blamed the NFL's handling of the protests for low pizza sales. "The report never gets into specifics of who might be blaming Jones, couching it merely as "(t) he suspicion in some league circles" is that the Cowboys owner reportedly has been trying to derail commissioner Roger Goodell's contract extension and is angered anew that Goodell's suspension of running back Ezekiel Elliott was reinstated earlier this week. Read More »

Why Best Buy's iPhone Xs prices are different

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With pre-orders going "off-charts" the scenario suggests that Apple die-hards will have to wait long before they can get their hands on an iPhone X. In a statement on the Apple website, the tech giant said: "iPhone X will be available in more than 55 countries and territories, and in Apple Stores beginning Friday, November 3 at 8:00 a.m. Read More »

Stephen Curry Player Contract Option, No-Trade Clause Denied by Warriors

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After also criticizing Trump for his rhetoric, Warriors guard Stephen Curry said he would vote for Popovich because "he's great for the National Basketball Association and would be even better for the country probably". President Donald Trump at the White House, Washington, DC, November 1. Honesty and integrity would be fantastic to see. Stephen Curry echoed his coach's comments, telling reporters Popovich is "great for the National Basketball Association and would be even better for ... Read More »

Everton to hold talks with Sam Allardyce today

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David Unsworth has been Everton manager for only a couple of weeks, but he appears to know the end is already in sight and admitted he needed to win the next two games, against Lyon and Watford , to have a realistic chance of replacing Ronald Koeman for the long term. Read More »

Carlos Correa proposes to girlfriend minutes after Astros win World Series

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The Houston Astros are World Series champions , beating the Los Angeles Dodgers in seven games to take home their first title in franchise history. As if it wasn't already the best night of his life, Carlos Correa made another fantastic memory after winning the World Series. What we'd like to know is if Correa had the ring with him the entire game. Read More »

Coleman unsure of Wales future ahead of 'the final that never was'

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The Potters' playmaker, who helped his club side to a 1-0 win over Watford in their last Premier League outings, has continued to be a bright spark in Mark Hughes' side this season. "Maybe not all parties will agree on that when we sit down, but that's my take on it". "I'm not going to say a club has done this or that", he said. Read More »

Fumbles still holding Spartans back with Penn State looming

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Penn State's women's volleyball team celebrates after scoring during their game against Wisconsin at Rec Hall on October 25, 2017. Heisman Trophy candidate Barkley returned the opening kickoff 97 yards for a touchdown and also had a 36-yard scoring run at Ohio State. Read More »

England coach Trevor Bayliss labels Ben Stokes an Ashes 'write-off'

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England coach Trevor Bayliss said he is preparing for life without Ben Stokes in the Ashes series, adding that any reprieve for the suspended all-rounder would be just a "bonus". The players will have local knowledge on their side when they do go out because on this tour their chief security officer is a former Queensland policeman, Reg Dickason, who was last week assessing Karachi as a future venue for the Pakistan Super League, supported by his son Sam. Read More »

ISIS adds Neymar to their target list that includes Messi

The poster also had a tagline "Just Terrorism" which is taken from famous shoemaker Nike, "Just Do It". In one of the photos, Messi is pictured behind bars with blood running from his eye, while another shows both Messi and former teammate Neymar , with the former lying on the ground while Neymar is on his knees. Read More »

William Troost-Ekong pleased with Caf African Player of the Year nomination

It's not the first CAF award nomination for Onyango, he won the CAF African Player of the Year Based in Africa award last year after helping Downs win the 2016 Champions League . The former Crystal Palace and Wigan man also played a pivotal role in the Super Eagles' qualification for the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russian Federation with a game to spare. Read More »

National Football League ready to give repeat offender Josh Gordon one last chance

National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell granted the reinstatement following a meeting with Gordon and other representatives earlier on Wednesday in New York City. What the team can't do is trade him to a contender in need of receiving help, as the National Football League trade deadline has already passed. He transferred to Utah before being selected by the Browns in the second round of the 2012 Supplemental Draft. Read More »

Wenger backs Debuchy at centre-back

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Mathieu Debuchy was successful with 82 per cent of his attempted passes against Red Star Belgrade . Arsenal head into the game in good form, after securing victories against Everton, Norwich and Swansea , coming from behind in each of those occasions. Read More »

Arsenal, Chelsea keen on signing 27-year-old Hungarian

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ESPN says both Chelsea and Arsenal sent scouts to watch the Hungarian worldwide in action during the 2-0 loss against Bayern Munich on Saturday. Gulacsi, who failed to make a single appearance in five years at Anfield has been at Leipzig since the summer of 2015 and has so far played sixty-three times for the Bundesliga outfit after two seasons with Red Bull Salzburg. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick's lawyer expects QB to sign contract within 10 days

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Though Geragos didn't predict when Kaepernick would be signed during a Saturday visit to the PFT PM podcast, Geragos did explain that the collusion that first manifested itself in March continues since Kaepernick remains unsigned. Kaepernick, a second-round pick in the 2011 National Football League draft, is one of the most accomplished free-agent quarterbacks on the market after leading the San Francisco 49ers to the Super Bowl in 2012 and the NFC Championship in 2013. Read More »

Pep drops Walker, Silva & Jesus as Aguero goes for record

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City need just a point from a potentially hard Group F clash at the intimidating San Paolo Stadium to secure a place in the knockout stages for a fifth successive season. Teams winning their first three group stage games in the Champions League have a 100% record of progressing to the last 16 - some 42 teams all told. Read More »