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Manchester City, Liverpool paired in Champions League quarters

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Liverpool have won their two previous two-legged ties against City - in the League Cup in 1980-81 and 2011-12 - with City winning just one of their last 30 games at Anfield. According to the bookies, Manchester City are favourites to lift the Champions League trophy in Kiev. All the matches will be played on the same day with the first leg coming on April 5 and the return a week later on April 12. Read More »

Men's College Basketball Roundup: Syracuse sends Sun Devils home

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Just as quickly, the momentum turned and the Orange scored eight straight points, taking a 50-49 edge on Brissett's three-point play with 4:12 left. UNIVERSITY PARK - Josh Reaves had his second career double-double, Shep Garner hit two 3-pointers in the final three minutes and Penn State overcame an 11-point second-half deficit to beat Temple in the first round of the NIT. Read More »

Instant Analysis of the Lions signing RB LeGarrette Blount

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After a week of interviews with the likes of DeMarco Murray and Frank Gore , the Lions have found their back. This partnership seemed like it might happen last offseason, with the Lions seemingly needing a running back and Blount being available in free agency after a 1,161-yard, 18-touchdown year that ended with a Super Bowl win in New England . Read More »

Bengals explored Vontaze Burfict trade with Raiders

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Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict is facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy, according to a report from Adam Schefter of ESPN . It would also mark the third time he's been suspended in as many seasons. Burfict was then hit with another three-game ban for the start of last season ( reduced from five games) after an illegal hit against Chiefs fullback Anthony Sherman during a preseason game. Read More »

Champions League quarter-finals: draw, teams, dates and odds

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The first legs are set to be played on 3 and 4 April, while the return matches are scheduled to take place on 10 and 11 April. "Obviously, whoever made the schedule didn't think that we'd go through to the quarterfinals". "I don't think the two teams will be influenced by the result of last season's final", the Juventus' vice-president said, according to FourFourTwo. Read More »

Roy Keane tells Jose Mourinho he's in trouble at Man United

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We can not, therefore, only talk about the Premier League . That has well and truly vanished now, the Red Devils were booed off the pitch by those who stayed until the end on Tuesday night. Instead, he gave the nod to Marouane Fellaini, who hasn't started a game for United since they played Basel in November, which was a game that also ended in an embarrassing defeat. Read More »

Packers sign Bears' Kyle Fuller to offer sheet

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Because they used the transition tag and not the franchise tag - which would have been more costly - the Bears will receive nothing in return if they choose not to match the Packers' offer. Randall played the most snaps of any Packers cornerback last season. "I don't think it's imperative (to sign a cornerback)", Gutekunst said during a press conference Tuesday evening to announce the release of longtime Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson. Read More »

Former Falcons DE Adrian Clayborn signs with Patriots

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He finished with 9.5 sacks, although it's worth noting six came in one game. Losing Danny Amendola , Dion Lewis , Malcolm Butler and Nate Solder did not get the Pats off to a good start in the new league year, but with Clayborn and Jason McCourty , they're regrouping. Read More »

English rugby coach Eddie Jones sorry for calling Irish 'scummy'

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The Australian coach says "I apologize unreservedly for any offence caused - no excuses and I shouldn't have said what I did". The Rugby Football Union added that it would apologise to the Irish and Welsh unions. " Wales! Who knows Wales?" In the lecture, Jones told an audience: "We've played 23 tests and have only lost one test to the scummy Irish". "We were able to as we had injury dispensation with a couple of players so we managed to hold back some more numbers which was good for ... Read More »

All England Championship: Sindhu storms into semis

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The deciding game was a back-and-forth affair that saw both lead at some stage but a late surge from Sindhu saw her stand tall in the end. Sindhu had lost to Okuhara in the World Championships final earlier. In an attritional battle which lasted one and 34 minutes, the Japanese player's relentless retrieving exhausted Sindhu out by the end of the match. Read More »

Vikings sign DT Sheldon Richardson

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The Vikings were confident that they were in good position with Richardson once he arrived in Minneapolis on Thursday. Richardson can play DT or DE in Seattle's 4-3 base defense and even ran from a 3-4 OLB position for much of past year with the Jets . Read More »

Purdue Vs. Cal State Fullerton Live Stream

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With the amount of senior leadership the Boilermakers possess, however, it seems unlikely that complacency will be a problem. Much of that focus will likely be centered on Titan guard Kyle Allman Jr. Purdue had a scary moment when star center Isaac Haas was pulled to the floor in the second half. With a number of talented players like Carsen Edwards, Vincent Edwards and Isaac Haas, the Boilermakers are poised to make the Big Ten proud with a deep run. Read More »

Reid says anthem protests affecting his free agency

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While Reid hopes an National Football League team will look past his stance against racial inequality, systemic oppression, and his peaceful but often criticized method to increase awareness of the issues, if one doesn't, he is okay with that too. Read More »

Andre Iguodala reacts to Arizona being blown out in NCAA Tournament

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CJ Massinburg was another crucial anchor for Buffalo , sinking five from beyond the arc as the Bulls turned the game into something of a blowout through the second half . Detroit natives Derrick Coleman and Dave Bing, both among the handful of Syracuse legends to have their jerseys hanging in the rafters of the Carrier Dome, are said to be attending Friday night's game versus No. Read More »

Southgate keen to lead England at World Cup despite Russian Federation tensions

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Swansea defender Alfie Mawson, Bournemouth midfielder Lewis Cook and Burnley duo James Tarkowski and Nick Pope were included in the squad for the first time. At this stage, we want to be keeping options available because, as you have seen with Harry, something can happen at the drop of a hat. Bailey's surprise eligibility is supposed to stem from having grandparents with British passports and England have a history of prizing valuable assets away from Jamaica with John Barnes and ... Read More »

Real Madrid defender Varane praises 'strongest in the world' Lukaku

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And Mourinho has demanded he be given similar funds to his foe, who spent big this season. Varane has been touted as one name to potentially leave to fund mega-money moves for Eden Hazard, Harry Kane and Neymar. "I prefer that it is not a Spanish team", he told Cadena SER . "When they are stronger I try to pass in front, that I can not play". Like Lukaku, for example. Read More »

Upset Alert: Marshall Takes Down Wichita State

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After trialing by three at halftime, Marshall outscored the Shockers 47-38 in the second half to move one. Marshall has won an NCAA tournament game for the first time in program history. The game's start was bleak start for the Shockers, who missed 10 of its first 11 three-point attempts and watched as Shaquille Morris, Zach Brown and Markis McDuffie all went to the bench straddled with two fouls. Read More »

"Worst-case scenario is that England hit the ground running" - Schmidt

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World Rugby made a decision to bring in Owens after Marius van der Westhuizen, who had been scheduled to be an assistant, officiated an England training session earlier in the week. But maybe not. Regardless of the result at Twickenham , Schmidt has universally established that he has a brilliant rugby mind and that he is already the most in-demand coach in the world game. Read More »

Bucknell Basketball: Can the Bison be "Cinderella" once again?

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Izzo said he went through a balancing act, figuring out when to be hard on his players but choosing to lay off more often than not as they racked up a school-record 28 regular-season wins. Moore was suspended for the entire Patriot League tournament and Bucknell still ran away with the title. In his senior campaign, the captain posted career-highs with 40 points, 17 assists and 23 goals - most in the Big Ten and eighth nationally. Read More »

Danny Welbeck powers Arsenal past AC Milan — UEFA Europa League

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The 5-1 aggregate victory arrived after a hard spell for Arsenal , which included three league defeats in succession and the 3-0 loss to Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final. The scoreline was 1-1 before Kirill Nababkin provided a superb assist for Nigerian striker Ahmed Musa to score the second goal for CSKA Moscow in the 60th minute. Read More »

Raiders to Release WR Michael Crabtree

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A person familiar with the moves says Nelson agreed to a two-year contract on Thursday after the Raiders spent more than a day meeting with the former Green Bay Packers star. I can still run, still catch. "I knew a lot about him before I even came out here", Nelson said. "I think if you look two years ago , the year I won the NFL Comeback Player of the Year coming off my ACL, I was still productive ..." It's different when you get helmet and shoulder pads on. Read More »

TL; DR: Narine's action under scanner again

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The 29-year-old, now plying his trade with the Lahore Qalandars in the Pakistan Super League (PSL), was reported for a suspect action in Thursday night's encounter with the Quetta Gladiators at Sharjah. Narine is still available to play for the Qalandars unless he is pulled up again. The off-spinner, whose career has been blighted by the issue, was reported twice during the Champions League Twenty20 in 2014 and twice more the following year. Read More »

UCL: Liverpool face Man City, Real battle Juventus

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The other English clubs in the competition did not fare quite as well. The teams which were drawn first will get the advantage of hosting their opponent in their home stadium in the first leg . When and where is the draw? Klopp's side were paired with Premier League leaders City in Friday's draw and the Reds boss is certain Pep Guardiola's side will be feeling a little nervous about the prospect. Read More »

Ozzie: Ryan Grant's voided contract 'a medical decision'

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The agreement between Grant and the Ravens points to one of the drawbacks of the "legal tampering" period, when agents and teams are allowed to agree on the parameters of a contract, but players are not allowed to visit team facilities or get checked out by team doctors. Read More »

Should You Buy Real Estate Investors plc (LON:RLE) For Its Dividend?

Trillium Asset Mngmt Lc has 102,235 shares. About 191,767 shares traded. Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI) has declined 47.73% since March 15, 2017 and is downtrending. Richardson Stephen sold $643,900 worth of stock or 5,000 shares. Public Sector Pension Investment Board holds 44,110 shares. Willingdon Wealth holds 166,311 shares or 2.37% of its portfolio. Read More »

Europa League Recap: Torres nets brace as Atletico advance over Lokomotiv

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Earlier on Thursday, Fernando Torres scored twice as Atletico Madrid romped to a 5-1 Europa League thrashing of Lokomotiv Moscow in Russian Federation to complete a resounding victory. Fernando Torres struck twice for the La Liga side in a 5-1 victory in icy Moscow to seal an 8-1 aggregate victory over Lokomotiv. Salzburg recorded a 2-1 upset win in Dortmund two weeks ago and held on to their advantage with a goalless draw in the second leg in Austria. Read More »