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Rams place former Mavs kicker Greg Zuerlein on IR

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There's a reason why Zuerlein had been drawing such high praise this year when looking at the impact he's made on special teams, and when looking at how hard it can be to find reliable kickers, this recent news comes at a bad time for Los Angeles. Read More »

Newcastle and Leicester touted with January loan deal, would suit both teams

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Magpies manager Rafa Benitez previously worked with Luiz during his time at Chelsea as the Blues went on to win the Europa League and he is said to be keen on a reunion with the Brazil worldwide. This weekend sees them face a daunting trip to West Ham, knowing defeat could leave them perilously close to the bottom three. The former Sky Sports man in his latest blog post stated that Benitez was the reason why the Magpies were in the relegation zone and Mike Ashley had nothing do ... Read More »

Anushka, Virat's wedding reception in Delhi

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Arun Jaitley , former DDCA president and now the Finance Minister and Minister of Corporate Affairs in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, may also attend the reception. The Delhi reception is primarily being held for relatives and friends. Other cricketers expected at the reception include names like Virender Sehwag , Yuvraj Singh, Suresh Raina and Ashish Nehra. Read More »

Female kicker makes history in Texas state championship game

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She did good and worked hard like everyone else. She sure stormed back and remained a key member of Strawn's championship team. He said she often has to change in public dressing rooms because there is no locker space for her. "Girls can do exactly what guys can do, and that's what I proved", she said in a post game interview . K-Lani Nava now owns a piece of Texas high school football history, and it came in a state championship game. Read More »

Bristol City knocks out United

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Ibrahimovic, who like Marcus Rashford had hit the post for United in the first half, thundered home a low freekick to restore parity seven minutes later. They tried to win the game in the 90 minutes, which they could, and they were very, very lucky to have the goal in the last second. You sense Paul Pogba escapes this threat from Mourinho, yet even the Frenchman's performance hardly rose above the rest on a night that, on reflection, can only merit an extensive return to the drawing ... Read More »

Dolphins TE Thomas and G Bushrod placed on injured reserve

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Thomas wouldn't enjoy that level of QB play with the Dolphins, and he'd be battling for targets with DeVante Parker and possibly Kenny Stills behind #1 WR Jarvis Landry. Starting with quarterback Ryan Tannehill, the Dolphins have lost Koa Misi and Raekwon McMillan from the linebacker group, CB Tony Lippett and safety Nate Allen, offensive lineman Anthony Steen and defensive end William Hayes. Read More »

Floyd Mayweather Rapidly Shuts Down Dana White UFC Talk

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Yet when talk of a rematch with UFC star McGregor surfaced, the ring star reigned himself in and claimed he would only fight for a BILLION dollars . "I think what's happening is they want me to ask and beg, and I don't need nothing from anybody". That's because I'm a G, n-ga, I'm a fighter myself. Read More »

Wofford stuns No. 5 North Carolina 79-75 in Chapel Hill

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Now, having recovered, he is finally set to play his long-awaited first game with the Tar Heels, who are 10-1 and ranked No. 5 in the AP poll. "We've got to, by God, be ready to play and not act like we're prima donnas, (like) we've got North Carolina (on our jerseys) and we can walk out there and the other team is going to fold", Williams said . Read More »

Bayern Munich snap up Sandro Wagner

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The reigning Bundesliga champions are reported to have paid €13 million [£11.5 million] to secure the services of Wagner, who began his career with them, on a contract until June 2020. "With Sandro Wagner we add another Germany worldwide to Bayern", said sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic. "We're convinced that Sandro will enhance our squad with his class and his experience". Read More »

Arsene Wenger suggests Arsenal will not be spending big in January

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Sanchez has reportedly told Arsenal he's made a decision to leave. "The Sun's story is fake news". On deadline day they tried everything they could to sign Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez . Manchester City could find £25m in the auto seat or something. "You've got to still put it in". For it to get to this point where they can be offered that kind of money...and why would you offer £60m when they are free in a few months? If he left in January, the way he's playing now, I can't see how ... Read More »

Venus Williams cleared in fatal crash

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Williams, 38, was not hurt. They said that no charges would be filed for the crash and stated that neither Williams nor the Barsons had violated each other's right of way. Barson drove into the intersection when the light turned green. "I was caught in the middle ". The Barson family has filed a wrongful death suit against Williams. Read More »

Jack Wilshere's 'future is at Emirates'

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Wilshere has rediscovered his best form and avoided any injury setbacks this season. His contract expires at the end of the season and he can talk to foreign clubs next month, but yesterday he said: "This is where I want to be, this is where I see myself in the future". Read More »

Detroit Red Wings vs. New York Islanders Matchup Preview 12/19/17

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On Nov. 2, 2016 at the Wells Fargo Center, Jakub Voracek's overtime goal at 1:41 capped a Flyers 4-3 comeback win that saw Mark Streit score with 1:04 remaining in regulation to force OT. For the visiting Red Wings , the offense will be coordinated by Dylan Larkin (five goals, 19 assists) and Anthony Mantha (12 goals, 10 assists). Read More »

Nashville Named Major League Soccer's 24th Team

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The club will play at a new 27,500-seat soccer stadium at the Fairgrounds Nashville in the city's Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood. Will be updated.Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber says Nashville has been granted the first of two expansion franchises. Read More »

India v Sri Lanka, 2017: 1st T20I - Statistical Highlights

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His 48-ball innings comprised off seven boundaries and one six. With India missing the likes of Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan , Dhoni could (and must) be promoted in the order to make sure he contributes to the team's cause with more than just a few dot balls late in the inning. Read More »

Giants announce they've interviewed ex-Panthers GM Dave Gettleman for GM job

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He was sacked after the following season when Carolina missed the playoffs. Gettleman met with co-owners John Mara and Steve Tisch and former Giants general manager Ernie Accorsi , who is consulting the team during the search. The Broncos and the 2007 and 2011 Giants won Super Bowls. He worked for 15 years as an executive in the Giants' personnel department, and was believed to be a finalist for the GM job with the team when Jerry Reese was hired as Accorsi's successor. Read More »

Georgia adds another 5-star signee in tackle Cade Mays

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Cade Mays will play college football at Georgia. Mays, who was named Mr. Football in Tennessee twice and chosen to participate in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, is rated the No. The behind-the-scenes efforts of Salyer can not be understated. And the figurative: Mays is an elite prospect all the way around. Mays also took his final official visit to Georgia. Read More »

Ethan Ampadu, Michy Batshuayi start for Chelsea

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Chelsea will be looking to secure a berth in the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup as they face Bournemouth . THIS match takes place on Wednesday, December 20 . Meanwhile, David Luiz is likely to remain an absentee as he deals with a "serious" knee injury supposedly. Chelsea Probable lineup: Caballero (GK); Rudiger, Christensen, Azpilicueta; Kenedy , Ampadu, Fabregas, Zappacosta; Willian , Pedro , Batshuayi. Read More »

5-Star OT Jackson Carman Commits to Clemson over Ohio State, USC

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Dabo Swinney reportedly talked to Carman about Meyer's age, saying he was on the backend of his coaching career. His decision came down to Clemson and Ohio State, and Carman told reporters he was persuaded in part by Swinney's claim that Urban Meyer is nearing the end of his coaching career. Read More »

LaVar Ball aiming to start league for high school graduates

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Players will be outfitted exclusively by Big Baller Brand, Ball says, a marketing tool that will benefit his company. He's looking to field 10 teams with eight players each. If it's the latter, you can do that inside a university and that might be a really good way to go. " For decades, the NCAA has run a business that has exploited thousands of teens, while college institutions, coaches, media conglomerates, and corporate sponsors have all profited from the model ", Ball wrote in a ... Read More »

World Chess Championship logo stuns internet

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BY the looks of the logo, the World Chess Championship is more likely to deliver a soulmate than checkmate. I believe World Chess has followed through on its stated concept. The fact that they were "busy for over a year" however, has upset some chess grandmasters. Australian chess Grandmaster David Smerdon tweeted about the logo using the hashtag #YouHadOneJob . Read More »

Neymar does not seem so good to me — Hoeness

The 25-year-old forward became the most expensive player in history when swapping Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain over the summer. Perez said Neymar would stand a better chance of winning the coveted Ballon d'Or if he played in Madrid earlier this month, a prize Ronaldo recently clinched for a fifth time. Read More »

Ashes: Starc still in doubt for Boxing Day Ashes Test

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The left-armer - who finished with figures of 1-44 having taken 4-91 in the first innings - will join his team-mates in Melbourne later this week. Starc is the leading wicket taker in the Ashes so far with 19 and told captain Steve Smith he wanted to play in Melbourne. Read More »

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain defends Philippe Coutinho's commitment to Liverpool

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Coutinho gave Liverpool the lead in the 20th minute slamming through the right-hand side of Bournemouth's defence and finding the bottom corner with a composed finish. Coutinho, meanwhile, has contributed 10 goals and seven assists to the Liverpool cause across Premier League and Champions League competition. Indeed, he confessed to reporters, at his post-match press conference , that he there had not been many times he had felt so despondent after a match during his two separate ... Read More »

Joel Embiid Could Miss 2 More Games

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Woj reports that "there is optimism" Embiid is able to return for the Sixers' Christmas Day matchup at Madison Square Garden against the Knicks. It sounds like Embiid could skip both games of the home-and-home series with the Raptors, who will travel to Philadelphia on Thursday before the two sides match up again in Toronto on Saturday. Read More »

Florida snags No. 2 dual-threat QB Emory Jones

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Jones, who will play in the Under Armour All-American Game at Camping World Stadium on January 4, will announce his decision at 11:35 Wednesday morning. I know they're supportive. Mullen became the Gators' head coach not long after the conclusion of the 2017 season. He also considered Florida State. Read More »

Rays trade Longoria to Giants, reports say

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Arroyo, 22, saw action in 34 games for the Giants a year ago, hitting.192/.244/.304. San Francisco had been trying all offseason to procure a potent bat to anchor its lineup and finally found its man in Longoria, a career.270 hitter with 261 home runs in 10 Major League Baseball seasons. Read More »

USAG Paid McKayla Maroney to Keep Quiet About Being Molested

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He pleaded guilty in November to multiple charges of sexual assault before being sentenced to 60 years in prison the following month in a separate child pornography case. The lawsuit provided no evidence that explicit photos of Maroney were taken or shared by Nassar, and federal prosecutors who obtained thousands of pornographic images from him did not indicate they found any original images of his patients. Read More »

Army Chief briefs Senators on national security

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He will take the Senators into interest in view of the important decisions. The army chief reportedly told the committee that parliament should thrash out policies on defence and foreign affairs and that the army would follow them, but asked the legislators that the politicians must not give an opportunity to the army (for interference). Read More »