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Arsenal ready to battle trio for Meyer's signature

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Meyer has developed in to one of the hottest properties in German football since emerging through the Schalke youth set-up and he's been a regular with the club in recent years. According to the Daily Star , Wenger is keen on adding Meyer to his first-team squad as the Frenchman looks to make further changes at the Emirates Stadium. Read More »

Canadian speedskater Boutin threatened online after controversial Olympic bronze

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The Quebec athlete finished fourth on Tuesday, but was bumped into third place when judges disqualified South Korea's Choi Min-jeong, who finished second in the race, for interfering with Italy's Arianna Fontana and Boutin. Short-track speed skating is South Korea's favourite winter sport and has a massive national profile. The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) issued a statement Tuesday night (Wednesday morning Korea time) saying both the RCMP and Speed Skating Canada are looking into the ... Read More »

Clint Capela doubles-doubles in Rockets' win

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These two teams will meet up for the first time since January 18th 2018, a 116-98 Houston victory (Rockets: 10th straight home win over Wolves). On the back end of a back-to-back, he's projected for 35.3 FD points in Wednesday's home game against the Sacramento Kings . Read More »

Canadian women take 1st Olympic showdown against US

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It could have been a mere preview of the battle for gold expected to come next week. Lacasse stoned an all-alone Hilary Knight four minutes after faceoff. Stauber said he was happy with outshooting an opponent almost 2-to-1 for a third straight time in these games, believing a goalie will break under the flurry. Read More »

Isaiah Thomas "Has Absolutely No Love At All" For LeBron

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Rondo, who helped the Celtics win an National Basketball Association championship in 2008 and is in his first season with the Pelicans , took a verbal jab at Thomas in January when he learned the Celtics planned to honor Thomas this season with a video tribute. Read More »

Champions League: Man City crush Basel, Spurs hold Juve

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City may have flattered to deceive since their first appearance in the Champions League in 2011, but this season is their best chance yet for glory. English teams have struggled at St. Jakob-Park in recent years and Basel will be hoping to make it as tough as possible for Manchester City in the first leg. Read More »

Russian figure skaters win 2018 Olympics silver in team competition

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International Olympics Committee (IOC) head of communications Mark Adams suggested the problem could be ongoing. "At this time we can not confirm ( a cyberattack )", he added, according to Reuters . "I am very confident, as President Trump is, that President Moon will continue to stand strongly with us in our extreme-pressure campaign", Pence told NBC in an interview, maintaining all options were open to deal with the crisis. Read More »

Roy Keane hits out at Paul Pogba for Manchester United struggles

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The France worldwide returned to Old Trafford in the summer of 2016 after four years at Juventus for a then world-record fee of £89m. "Sevilla will give them a game but United should win", he added. Mourinho's favoured formation this season has been a 4-2-3-1, deploying Pogba and Nemanja Matic as a pair in a system that has faltered in recent weeks. Read More »

Ohtani begins Angels camp, eyeing two-way success in majors

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So the folks in Fantasy started the discussion ... in August, four months before he'd eventually sign with the Los Angeles Angels . The 23-year-old phenom launched his career with the Nippon Ham Fighters of Japan's Central League, becoming the team's top designated hitter while also pitching once a week as its ace. Read More »

Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid take control against PSG

The Champions League returned this week for the first time in 2018, and it has been a mostly positive week for English clubs, with Premier League leaders Manchester City hammering Basel 4-0 away from home. Liverpool went ahead in the 25th minute when they won the ball in midfield and Georginio Wijnaldum found Mane whose shot squirmed through Sa's arms and into the net. Read More »

Headingley Cricket Ground set to host Ashes test in 2023

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Lord's will also host a One-Day International each year. Durham County Cricket Club have missed out on selection as a host venue for the new regional English T20 competition, which begins in 2020. "That was our number one priority". Durham County Cricket Club Chairman, Sir Ian Botham, said: "We're delighted to have secured global cricket at Emirates Riverside". Read More »

Rotterdam Open: Roger Federer two wins away from claiming No 1 spot

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Federer, who already holds the record for the most weeks spent at number one (302), said he "would do anything" to make history as the oldest number one. "But I'm not there yet, it's not going to be easy, I know that, world number one has never been easy, so I'm going to try and see what happens this week", the eight-time Wimbledon champion added. Read More »

Tottenham face being forced to sell contract rebel Alderweireld

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Arsenal and Chelsea are keeping close tabs on the progress of Luke Shaw's contract talks with Manchester United , reports the Mirror . As well as sorting the manager's future, Tottenham intend to arrange new deals for Dele Alli , Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen as they look to keep the nucleus of the team together. Read More »

Champions League: Its unfair to compare Salah to Messi - Gerrard

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The 25-year-old's prolific goalscoring form - as well as is ability to turn creator for his teammates - puts him among the best players in the Premier League . Speaking on Sky Sports' Monday Night Football, the Frenchman revealed that he would like Liverpool's star man to walk away with the prize this season. Read More »

Winter Olympics: US men's hockey off to rough start after ugly finish

But these are no traditional Olympics. But in the end, Slovenia's lone player with National Hockey League experience, captain Jan Mursak, demonstrated his experience and took advantage of a young USA squad. "Give them credit. All-in-all, I liked the way we played". The first two periods were great hockey. O'Neill and some of his similarly speedy playmakers like Mark Arcobello and Broc Little set up chances. Read More »

FOX To Televise 2018 NFL Draft

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Just weeks after inking a five-year deal to broadcast Thursday Night Football games , FOX will also be televising the 2018 NFL Draft, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk . ESPN will still air its own draft feed but the person said the current rights deal for the draft allowed for the inclusion of another broadcaster. This year will also mark the first time that the draft will be held in a stadium, with the Dallas Cowboys hosting the event. Read More »

KJo organises Valentine's Day bash for all the B-Town Singles

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The attendees of the party saw a host of singles from Bollywood turning up for the Valentine's bash. At the party, the dress code was black and white. Bhumi Pednekar at Karan Johar's Valentines day party. While Ekta Kapoor shared a selfie with Karan Johar on her social media page, Manish Malhotra and Sussanne's pictures are going viral on internet. Read More »

Tito Francona dies at age 84

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Nonetheless, he finished fifth in AL MVP voting. In 1961, he was selected to the American League All-Star team for the only time in his career. "On behalf of the entire Indians organization, our thoughts and prayers are with Terry and the entire Francona family". Read More »

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 1st T20I - Match Predictions

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The hosts are heading into the T20I rubber, hoping for change in fortunes as they were outplayed by the islanders in both the 50-over and Test formats. Bangladesh selectors have added batsman Mohammad Mithun to the squad as cover. Furthermore, they might have also lost Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim to niggle and their participation is under dark clouds. Read More »

Former MLB All-Star Esteban Loaiza to be in court Wednesday

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Former All-Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza has been arrested on suspicion of trafficking drugs after packages containing a white powder believed to be cocaine were found at a home he rented in Southern California, officials said Monday. San Diego Sheriff's Department Lt. Jason Vickery told ABC News the drugs were found in Loaiza's garage hidden in duffel bags and were packaged in a way that they appeared to have been transported from Mexico to the US for distribution throughout the country. Read More »

George Groves vs Chris Eubank Jr undercard

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But the main event fighters are not expected on the scales until at least 4pm. Callum Smith [who boxes Juergen Braehmer in the other WBSS semifinal on February 24] is a lot better than Eubank and I've sparred a lot of rounds with him. "I've heard that Groves has got dynamite power". That day, most of the boxers - and yours truly, who was covering the Maloney (then Frank) show - were staying at the nearby Pullman Lodge, a set of apartments adjoining a restaurant created to resemble a steam ... Read More »

Virgil van Dijk Still Needs To Adapt To This - Loris Karius

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Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp has praised defender Virgil van Dijk's composed display during Sunday's 2-0 Premier League victory over Southampton as the Dutchman returned to St. "I didn't want to make him nervous if he isn't, obviously he wasn't". Mignolet's potential summer departure could pave the way for Liverpool to sign Roma goalkeeper Alisson. Read More »

Todd Haley: Pieces are in place for Browns to succeed

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For example, one would expect a rookie, or a young quarterback in general, to be more malleable, and a rookie will obviously not be attached to a prior offensive coordinator the way that Roethlisberger was to Bruce Arians . Whatever gives us the best chance to win, that's what we'll do. Can we just be clear that Brown might be the hardest-working player in the NFL? In Cleveland, Haley has Josh Gordon at receiver but uncertainty at quarterback and running back. Read More »

Ahead of tough slate, Robinson's 3-pointers help MI rout Iowa

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Duncan Robinson scored 18 points and No. 22 MI beat Iowa 74-59 on Wednesday night. The Hawkeyes are attempting to avoid their first losing record since 2010-11, when they finished 11-20 in coach Fran McCaffery's first season. "It felt good to make some, " Robinson said. "I want them to shoot more, I want them to be more aggressive". Senior guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman added 18 points and seven assists for the Wolverines. Read More »

The Legend Returns with first trailer for Uncle Drew

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UNCLE DREW is a Summit Entertainment release produced by Temple Hill in association with PepsiCo's Creators League Studios. They became so big that Lionsgate chose to develop a movie around the character. Uncle Drew follows Dax ( Lil Rel Howery ), a hapless guy who dreams of entering a basketball team in the iconic Rucker Park streetball tournament. Read More »

Steven Gerrard 'confirms' Emre Can is leaving Liverpool?

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Reports during the January transfer window suggested that Can had already reached an agreement with Juventus, but the midfielder dismissed speculation and confirmed that he had not yet signed with any club but indicated that talk were in progress. Read More »

U.S. to play France, Ireland and Paraguay in football friendlies

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The U.S. men will host Paraguay in North Carolina during the fixture window in late March before heading to Europe for a pair of June friendlies against Ireland and France, U.S. The national team is now led by interim coach Dave Sarachan, who guided the team to a 1-1 friendly result against Portugal in November and a 0-0 draw against Bosnia & Herzegovina last month. Read More »