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Klopp says Liverpool will wait for Oxlade-Chamberlain 'like a good wife'

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Klopp admitted the Senegal worldwide does have an issue, but stressed that it was a minor one which still gives him a chance of facing Stoke. "It is not that serious; there is a chance for tomorrow". "At the end, you have to make a decision and I will make a decision". "It's just a shame, it's not fair, to be honest". 'But that's how life is sometimes, as they say if you get a lemon, make lemonade of it. Read More »

Jenson Button to make Le Mans debut

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After Fernando Alonso , Jenson Button has confirmed his participation in the 2018 World Endurance Championship Super Season that includes two 24 Hours of Le Mans races. Le Mans - a race won by such British greats as Graham Hill and Mike Hawthorn - will be Button's debut in the series. "I think with those two, and the experience we all have from different types of racing, and the team's fantastic experience in endurance racing we have a great chance to fight at the front and fight for ... Read More »

Surgery to sideline Otto Porter for remainder of Wizards' first-round series

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Porter had an MRI conducted on Friday and at the doctor's advice, underwent a small procedure on his left leg on Friday to address a "build up of blood flow in the area of his contusion", the Post said . He's failed to score in double-figure in three of the five games, and hasn't scored more than 12 points in a single game after a career scoring year for him. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard Wants Spurs To Change One Big Thing

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One side of the broken relationship is the Spurs' problems with Kawhi and how he has handed his quad injury which he has been dealing with for nearly the entire season, spending a significant time away from the team rehabbing it. This year he was out 73. The Spurs way would probably be successful regardless, but they must remember the likes of Leonard don't come around often. Read More »

Premier League chairman Richard Scudamore against Club World Cup revamp

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Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino hopes to expand the current Club World Cup to include at least 12 teams from Europe - something UEFA fear could compete with the Champions League. Under the current rules, the Club World Cup is played annually with seven clubs, usually continental champions, competing in a knockout format. The Saudi-backed investors have guaranteed at least $3bn for each national team tournament, which would replace the ... Read More »

Ravens close 1st round with QB Lamar Jackson

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Some analysts seem to believe Jackson is a one-read-then-run quarterback who can't manage a pocket under pressure . Flacco has no more guaranteed money left on his contract after the 2018 season and, with Jackson arriving after the Ravens signed another dual-threat quarterback Robert Griffin III in free agency, it is clear change is coming under center in Baltimore. Read More »

Wynn Is Patriots First Pick

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The Patriots have three picks on Day 2, with two picks in the second round and one in the third. We spent a lot of time on a lot of different players. The lineman did not allow a single sack in his Razorbacks career. Since LaAdrian Waddle and Antonio Garcia are question marks at left tackle, Wynn gives the Patriots another player to compete for the spot. Read More »

Cubs' Kris Bryant out of lineup again after Sunday HBP

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Cubs manager Joe Maddon said that Bryant doesn't have a concussion, though. BC-BBN-Cubs-Bryant, 1st Ld-Writethru, 235Cubs 3B Bryant out of starting lineup for 3rd straight gameAP Photo CODZ113Eds: Updates throughout to add details, quotes. Read More »

Adam Rippon Among Team USA Stars Skipping White House Visit

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He also criticized Trump for his attempt to bar transgender people from serving in the military. Some athletes are not going because they refuse to support the president, while others have previous engagements. Other U.S. athletes from PyeongChang are expected to miss the visit to the White House, including Olympic champions Chloe Kim, Shaun White and opening ceremony flag bearer Erin Hamlin . Read More »

Browns select QB Baker Mayfield No. 1 in National Football League draft

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The 2018 NFL Draft is officially here, which means those endless mock drafts and predictions will be rendered all but meaningless when Saturday night rolls around. The Texans own three picks in the third round, at No. 68 overall, No. 80 and No. 98. "But these past four years, I was living out my lifelong dream, and I'm proud that I did it on my terms". Read More »

Liverpool sweating over Sadio Mane's fitness ahead of Champions League semi-final

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Liverpool's coaching staff will be sweating over the fitness of Sadio Mane ahead of the Reds' Champions League semi-final second leg against AS Roma on Wednesday. " Chelsea could win all their remaining games". Mane is one of Liverpool's three key attackers along with Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino and the Reds can not afford to lose any of them as they pursue Champions League glory. Read More »

Mourinho regrets ´negative episodes´ with Wenger

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The managers have since patched up their differences, with the Manchester United boss even suggesting they could become friends, and Mourinho feels some of the spats between himself and Wenger over the years crossed the line. Interesting post? Please share! Diego Simeone saluted Atletico Madrid for again finding remarkable reserves of resilience on the European stage in a 1-1 draw at Arsenal . Read More »

Allardyce staying on at Everton next season

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Supporters displayed banners prior to Monday night's win over Newcastle United voicing their displeasure with the manager continuing in his role and many fans travelling to Huddersfield will likely continue to make their voices heard. Some sections of the club's support have grown increasingly dissatisfied with the style of football under Allardyce, but he is confident of getting the chance to continue his work at Goodison Park. Read More »

Spurs boss Pochettino calls FA tweet mocking Kane "embarrassing"

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Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has admitted he feels "disappointed" with the Football Association (FA) after they were forced to apologise for a post on social media last weekend. Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says a tweet sent from the FA Cup account mocking Harry Kane was "embarrassing". They've not lost three in a row at home in the same season since November 2004 (a run of four). Read More »

Career Cowboy Jason Witten to retire after 15 seasons

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This is apparently all unofficial until Witten gets a blessing from Jerry Jones, so unless Jerry locks him in his party bus for 3 months until training camp rolls around, you can expect Witten in the MNF booth next year with Joe Tessitore and possibly someone else. Read More »

Chelsea's Antonio Conte backs club's decision to sell Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah

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The Egyptian is easily the Blues' most regrettable sale, having racked up 42 goals for Liverpool this season en route to the PFA Players' Player of the Year award. "For this reason, I think it's very hard to have this comparison". We can't complain about scoring five goals in a Champions League semi-final, so I'm looking forward to the game next week and we'll be looking to finish the tie off'. Read More »

Mayfield NFL No.1 draft pick for Browns

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He threw for 14,607 career yards and had 131 touchdown passes and 30 interceptions. It's the latest chapter inscribed into Mayfeld's rags-to-riches story, rooted in walk-on beginnings at Texas Tech and Oklahoma before he earned a scholarship ahead of OU's 2015 season. Read More »

Browns get QB, Giants select RB Barkley to open National Football League draft

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Rodger Sherman , The Ringer: "I would consider any team that used a first-round pick on Josh Allen to be the biggest loser of the first round". "My story is something I only could have dreamed of". "He's a guy that I could sit behind and learn from". "He's a guy that has earned everything he has ever had since high school to college and now up here". Read More »

I Can Handle The Pressure - Mohamed Salah

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The 25-year-old returned to the Premier League with Liverpool this season and has excelled, scoring 31 goals in 33 matches to win the Professional Footballers' Association's Player of the Year award. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman joked on Tuesday on Twitter that the Israeli military should recruit Egyptian football star Mohamed Salah , prompting a response from Arab Israeli MK Ahmad Tibi. Read More »

Q2 2018 Earnings Forecast for Boston Scientific Issued By Oppenheimer (BSX)

Return on Assets (ROA) an indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets, is 0.60%. Dimensional Fund Advsr Lp holds 2.61 million shares. However, at the Wall Street, the shares for the company has been tagged a $31.84 price target, indicating that the shares will rally 8.12% from its current levels. Read More »

Browns Select Baker Mayfield As Number 1 Pick In 2018 NFL Draft

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Robert Klemko and SI go behind the scenes with Mayfield in The Big Interview. The Cleveland Browns were quiet as a mouse during the lead up until the NFL Draft . The Jets are now scheduled to have four picks on Saturday, the draft's final day, for a total of six picks in this draft. Despite the quantity, opinions on the QBs in this class varied widely. Read More »

Mourinho on Man Utd selling De Gea: 'No chance'

United did taste defeat in their last league game at Old Trafford, a shocking 1-0 loss against bottom-placed West Brom, but prior to that, the Reds won five home games in a row, including victories over Chelsea and Liverpool. Manchester United have had their eye on signing Tottenham Hotspur left-back Danny Rose for a long time . All the options remain open, but I don't want to be loaned again. Read More »

Live Scorecard For IPL T20 DD Vs KKR

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Gautam Gambhir , who has struggled so far in the season, will now play exclusively as a batsman (if he gets a game, given his poor outings so far) and that can ease off the pressure and help him play an innings of solid significance in the context of tonight's game. Read More »

Boston to change Yawkey Way back to Jersey Street

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Massachusetts Rep. Russell Holmes, who spoke in favor of the petition at the hearing and was the only person to testify Thursday, said he believes the City's decision to rename Yawkey Way was a courageous demonstration of progress in a time of critical change on behalf of the Red Sox and Mayor Martin Walsh. Read More »

PSG coach Unai Emery leaving at the end of the season

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Emery replaced Laurent Blanc, who was sacked after failing to get PSG beyond the quarterfinals of the Champions League . PSG went on to win to win the Coupe de la Ligue before clinching its fifth league title in six seasons with a 7-1 win over Monaco on April 15. Read More »

The Giants' biggest obstacle to Saquon Barkley is looming

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I think somebody in the first round is going to make a philosophical and schematic commitment to this kid and change what they do offensively. "He's on our team, he's a valued member of our football team". 4. The 23-year-old is expected to be a first-round pick when the draft begins Thursday. "I think he fits what they do, and I think he'd be a really good fit for Tennessee at 25". Read More »

Arsenal Face Uphill Battle In Europa League Semi-Finals

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When asked about French referee Clement Turpin, Simeone said: "I am very respectful with the referees, everyone makes mistakes, everything goes very quickly and the decisions are very impactful". "We have to go there with absolute belief to do it". Simeone was full of praise for his players afterwards, saying: "They are basically heroes. To stand firm as they did after such a long season, for 80 minutes, was tremendous". Read More »

Police charge two over Liverpool fan attack

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Liverpool will also have a Dunboyne GAA jersey in their dressing room this weekend ahead of Stoke City's trip to Anfield. The Irishman is now being treated in Walton Neurological Centre after sustaining serious head injuries in the cowardly attack before Liverpool's 5-2 victory while two Italians have been charged over the incident. Read More »

Chargers Select DB Derwin James 17th Overall

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Had there not been anyone else they liked midway through the first round, that might have happen, instead the Chargers had premier player fall into their lap. He made 84 tackles and two interceptions last season, earning second-team All-American honors. He also fills an area of need for a team that has two of the NFL's best edge rushers in Joey Bosa and Melvin Ingram , but needs more strength up the middle. Read More »