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49ers trade center Daniel Kilgore to Dolphins


Mike Pouncey and the Dolphins are parting ways. Kilgore, 30, was the 49ers' second-longest tenured player behind left tackle Joe Staley , and a month ago Kilgore re-signed (three years, $12 million) to stay off the free-agent market. The former first round draft pick came in at a time when the Dolphins were trying to remake the offense under Jeff Ireland and Tony Sparano. "On behalf of the entire organization I want to thank Dan for everything he contributed to this team and the Bay ... Read More »

Champions League quarter-final draw: All you need to know


The 27-year-old has been the Red Devils' savior a few times this season, making crucial saves and blocks to allow Jose Mourinho's men to sit second behind league leaders Manchester City . "But, when I have to decide, I'm more Manchester United than Liverpool ". That has changed since he took the Premier League by storm under manager Jurgen Klopp . Read More »

Yankees' Aaron Judge Tries To Recruit Manny Machado


Regardless of the fact that writers have all but signed Machado's name on a Yankees contract for 2019, or that Machado wears No. 13 for his all-time favorite player, Alex Rodriguez , Judge is an intelligent kid - and it didn't take long for him to get the message. Read More »

Ovechkin scores twice to reach 600 goals in Caps' win over Jets


Alex Ovechkin joined yet another elite group of players, becoming the 20th player in National Hockey League history to reach the milestone. "You can see when I score the goal, everybody tried to find me, everybody tried to look at me". "But it's all a part of this process and he's not fazed by it". But after Ovechkin scored his 40th goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs in the Stadium Series game in Annapolis, he bluntly said, "Forty is nice, but 50 is better". Read More »

West Ham vow life bans for pitch invaders


With London Mayor Sadiq Khan calling the crowd trouble "disgraceful", West Ham are now under serious pressure to make sure their next game goes off without a hitch. "Any individual found guilty will be banned from attending any West Ham United fixture, home and away, for life and the club will request the courts serve a banning order to prevent these individuals attending any football matches in the future". Read More »

Hughes appointed Southampton coach until end of season


The Saints parted ways with Mauricio Pellegrino after he steered them to the brink of relegation following a horrendous run of results since the New Year. Southampton , who are the ninth Premier League club to change manager this term, are in their sixth straight season in the top flight and have not finished lower than 14th in that time. Read More »

Wilshere recalled by England after two years in global wilderness


Uncapped quartet Nick Pope, James Tarkowski, Lewis Cook and Alfie Mawson have all been called up, with the World Cup in Russian Federation less than three months away. "It's obvious to everyone that we have a very small number of players available for selection", the manager said. Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin will reportedly be given his first senior call-up after Harry Kane's ankle injury freed up a striker's berth. Read More »

Julius Peppers returning to Panthers for another year


It's now unknown if this will be his last season in the league, as he even considered retirement before signing a contract to return with the team this season. Peppers ranks fourth on the NFL's all-time sack list with 154.5. The 6-foot-7, 280-pound Peppers announced last month on social media that he underwent surgery on his right shoulder and said his recovery was progressing well. Read More »

Thompson defends ex-Liverpool teammate Carragher over spit storm


The Sky television network Monday March 12, 2018 suspended soccer announcer Jamie Carragher after the former Liverpool player was filmed spitting in the direction of a 14-year-old girl through his auto window. Sky were shocked by the way Carragher reacted to Manchester United fan Andy Hughes , from Colwyn Bay, shouting "2-1!" Taking to Twitter, he said: "I've made a big mistake & accept full responsibility". Read More »

Detroit Lions release TE Eric Ebron


It just won't be at north of $8 million per season. However, this move might not be cause for celebration given the Lions are now lacking in the tight end department. Rudock was drafted by the Lions out of MI in the sixth round of the 2016 draft and appeared in three games last season. Taylor Lewan , Odell Beckham, Aaron Donald , Kyle Fuller , Ryan Shazier , Zack Martin and C.J. Read More »

Putin Thanked Trump for Help Offer to Investigate An-148 Crash

The Trump administration in December announced its recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, saying it plans to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the city that the Palestinians also claimed as its capital. Trump and Putin spoke after US Vice President Mike Pence, in an interview with the Washington Post , raised the prospect of talks with North Korea . Read More »

Isaiah Thomas, Julius Randle get involved in heated argument


After leading by as many as 10 in the first half, the Warriors found themselves down, 59-58, before Cook ignited the decisive burst with a 3-pointer. The pick-and-roll is an area where he excelled with the Celtics, averaging 1.04 points per possession last season. And he went into circus mode inside the arc, making a few tough shots, like a fast-break Eurostep and a hook shot on the move. Read More »

Del Potro survives a scare against Mayer at Indian Wells


Elsewhere in the men's draw, Argentine sixth seed Juan Martin del Potro beat compatriot Leonardo Mayer 3-6 7-6 (7-2) 6-3. "So I'm just happy I'm on a good run", the 20-time Grand Slam victor added. The bespectacled South Korean, who's riding a career-high rank of No. 26, said the influence of his new team, sharpening his serve and having fun on court are the primary reasons for his surge this season. Read More »

Julius Thomas: Hits free agency


Thomas joins wide receiver Jarvis Landry , quarterback Jay Cutler and guard Jermon Bushrod as offensive starters who won't return or aren't expected to return with Landry being the most significant loss of that group. And then there's Timmons. He offers a career resume of 420 tackles, 51.5 sacks, 28 passes defensed and four forced fumbles over eight National Football League seasons, as well as a reputation for being a disruptive force who nearly always commands a double-team. Read More »

Willian and Marco Verratti part of Jose Mourinho's Man United overhaul


He said: I think the intention; the way we started was really good and really positive. Now we have to think of taking in what we have done. We have no time to be sad for more than 24 hours, that's football . "We tried since the first minute to be aggressive and intense". Romelu Lukaku reduced United's arrears, but it was too little, too late with Mourinho's decision to once again drop Paul Pogba certain to be scrutinised. Read More »

AJ McCarron signs with Buffalo Bills


For his career, McCarron has completed 64.7 percent of his 133 passes for 920 yards, six touchdowns and two interceptions. In the two years since his audition for a starting role, the former fifth-round pick has played in four games. It's looking less and less likely that he will find what he was looking for but there is still a team without a veteran quarterback going into 2018. The Patriots' current backup quarterback is Brian Hoyer , who signed as a free agent shortly after the ... Read More »

England's Six Nations woes could be due to burnout, suggests Moody

England's next match is against Ireland at Twickenham on Saturday. "We have them next year at home". "I am still dirty about that game". The English RFU said it would apologise to the sport's ruling bodies in Ireland and Wales and a spokesperson described Jones's comments as "inappropriate". Read More »

Warriors' Curry out at least four more games


The Golden State Warriors are a safe bet to win this year's National Basketball Association finals and probably in the next couple of years. Per beat reporters covering the team, the Warriors said Curry will be re-evaluated prior to their game with the Spurs on Monday. Read More »

Klay Thompson Thumb Injury Reportedly Diagnosed as Fracture; May Be out Weeks


According to ESPN , Thompson was diagnosed with a broken right thumb and is scheduled to be re-evaluated next Thursday but could miss up to two weeks as he recovers. 9, PHL time). The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors are proof that going to the NBA Finals three seasons in a row adds up. In addition to Curry and Thompson out, the Warriors will be without Draymond Green because of right shoulder soreness. Read More »

Jets to sign Teddy Bridgewater


It's been a long offseason, too, waiting to find out what direction the Minnesota Vikings wanted to go at quarterback. Bridgwater was once a franchise staple of the Minnesota Vikings, but a leg injury suffered prior to the 2016-17 season put not only his status as the go-to guy under center in question, but his entire National Football League career. Read More »

Mullins to Challenge Altior In Day Two Feature

Day 1 at Cheltenham saw Buveur d'Air win a pulsating Champion Hurdle race, and on day 2 there's no less than seven races to look forward to, headlined by the Queen Mother Champion Chase at 15.30pm GMT. Melon pushed him all the wau but the favourite just about had enough to get up. "I thought we had it all to do after the last, but I was hoping that Barry's strength might get us through". Read More »

Manchester United given hope in Fred pursuit


The race to sign Fred in the summer seems to be setting up nicely now, and Manchester United will surely take heart from Palkin's comments. That result means that the title could be clinched against rivals Manchester United when they face off at the Etihad Stadium on April 7th. Read More »

MiLB alters pace-of-play rules with big changes to extra innings


The goal is to reduce the number of pitchers used in extra innings , as well address some of the issues that crop up as a result of an extra innings games, like the shortage of players in the games that follow, position players forced to pitch, and the shuffling of pitchers within the organization due to pitching shortages caused by extra innings games. Read More »

Vancouver loses FIFA World Cup bid for 2026


The economic benefit of hosting Federation Internationale de Football Association 2026 World Cup games could range from $90 million to $480 million, according to a recent report to the City of Vancouver council, which voted to endorse and support the bid proposal. Read More »