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Arsenal Stars Gang Up On Ozil


Germany kicks off its title defence near its tournament base in Moscow on June 17. "I don't know what to say - football always changes". He acknowledges that his standards have dipped of late, with those at Emirates Stadium experiencing a "tough" time in what will be Arsene Wenger's final campaign after 22 years at the helm. Read More »

UFC fights will be streamed on ESPN Plus starting in…


The exclusive live events will be entitled "UFC on ESPN+ Fight Nights" - much like UFC on FOX , or the old UFC on Versus, UFC on Fuel TV, etc. UFC is coming to ESPN - or at least to ESPN+. We will now have the ability to deliver fights to our young fan base wherever they are and whenever they want it. ESPN's television channels will carry UFC content, including a 30-minute special previewing upcoming bouts and breaking down matchups leading up to each UFC pay-per-view fight cards, as well ... Read More »

I'm not thinking of my future at Chelsea yet - Conte

Victory will put Chelsea , who are on a four-game winning streak in the league, level on points with Liverpool with one game to play. Olivier Giroud boosted Chelsea's bid to snatch a top four place as the France striker sealed a 1-0 win over Liverpool that brought the Champions League finalists back down to earth. Read More »

Manchester Ciy's Yaya Toure keen to stay in Premier League


De Bruyne has hailed his midfield teammate as a player who "deserves a big farewell" having played a key part at Manchester City since the start of the club's "revolution". "We will try and play for him and win for him". Every day in the training sessions I saw nothing changed my opinions. I remember when Kun [Aguero] was in great form and Gabriel Jesus was not playing and not happy as he was not being picked, I took him to one side and gave him a pat on the back. Read More »

Joe Burrow transferring from Ohio State


Barrett. However, Haskins' spring performance displayed his need for fine-tuning his touch on deep balls, completing just two of his eight pass attempts over 20 yards. Burrow bested Haskins in the spring game last month. I didn't come here to sit on the bench for four years. Quarterback Joe Burrow #10 of the Ohio State Buckeyes calls out signals during a game against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights on September 30, 2017 at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham have made wonderful progress


The club's top-four ambitions hang in the balance with two games remaining, with maximum points guaranteeing third spot but Chelsea breathing down their necks in fifth by just two points. "I think Daniel is safe with the money". But I understand people want more. At the moment only we need to help him. "If we can not then we can not, that is different, and we need to analyse why". Read More »

Draymond Green Sent 4AM Text To Durant, Sparking Game 4 Outburst


He led the Warriors to victory in Game 4 the next day. And you would be absolutely correct - but "solid but not spectacular" is Iguodala's calling card. The result was Mirotic being in no man's land to start nearly every possession. New Orleans seems like its has the type of players that aren't going to fold when the chips are going against it and I expect a better showing here than last game. Read More »

Phil Mickelson vs. Tiger Woods, head to head? Make it happen!


Last week, Day claimed his second PGA Tour victory of the year when he won the Wells Fargo Championship by two strokes. Few athletes have had so many demands on their time. "'Everything feels balanced in my life; I've got no problems at home or distractions; I'm focused on golf", Day said. With no disrespect to the other actors - Vijay Singh, Ernie Els, David Duval - they were bit players in this drama. Read More »

Saints' Ingram suspended 4 games for National Football League substance violation


The first game in which Ingram will be eligible to play is Monday October 8th at home vs. the Redskins. The New Orleans Saints will be down an offensive weapon for the first four weeks of the 2018 season. Mouton says that between Ingram and Kamara, during the last two games of the 2017 season and into the post season, both running backs split about 30-35 touches and Kamara can't do that alone. Read More »

Liverpool star Gomez to miss CL final and World Cup


Nathaniel Clyne and Adam Lallana have missed a big chunk of the season, and despite being back in training neither are match fit. Thank you for all your support'. Third-placed Liverpool host Brighton and Hove Albion in their last match of the Premier League season on Sunday. Beat Brighton and they'll be guaranteed Champions League football next season - although Tottenham could still leapfrog them into third. Read More »

Sir Alex Ferguson out of a coma after surgery on brain haemorrhage


Although no official updates have been provided since, the Daily Mail have provided uplifting news that he is now out of a coma and is "sitting up talking and asking about his results" after citing friends of Ferguson. 'But Sir Alex needs plenty of rest and will have to follow his consultant's strict instructions to recover fully'. Since retiring from United after nearly 27 years in 2013, 76-year-old Ferguson has continued to attend matches at Old Trafford , participate in coaching ... Read More »

LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers oust Toronto Raptors, wait for Eastern finals foe


Did this year's Raptors team have a disappointing end? "We had a lot of challenges, considering the dominance (Toronto) had in the regular season". However, they ended up right where they were previous year 10 games into the playoffs. "Defensively we're playing pretty good", Lue said. In fact, things had gotten so bad that " Saturday Night Live " did a skit last weekend that went viral on social media called " The Other Cavaliers ", a parody that poked fun at Cleveland's supporting cast. Read More »

Warriors vs. Pelicans: Stephen Curry 'P----- Off' During Game 4 Win

And thanks to a strong all-around effort and specifically an exceptional performance from Kevin Durant , they did just that. SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Chris Paul had 27 points and 12 rebounds while James Harden scored 24 points to power the Houston Rockets to a 100-87 win over the Utah Jazz on Sunday night, taking a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference semifinal series . Read More »

Cardiff promoted to English Premier League


Here is a photo diary of the celebrations inside Cardiff City Stadium. The 69-year-old's previous three spells in the Premier League all ended in the sack - at Crystal Palace , Sheffield United and QPR - and he told talkSPORT back in November that he hated managing in the top-flight. Read More »

Nicklas Backstrom: Expected to play in Game 6


Pittsburgh enters the game as the substantial favorite with a -185 moneyline. The odds for betting the total sit at -130 for the over and +110 for the under. Ovechkin has 101 points via 57 goals and 44 assists, and has recorded multiple points 30 times . It's this other part of the year-the post-season-that hasn't panned out. Read More »

The Rivalry Continues in St. Louis This Weekend


Louis Cardinals starter, stress likely isn't a possible culprit this these days. Cubs: After his best performance with Chicago , RHP Tyler Chatwood starts for the Cubs in the second game of the weekend series on Saturday. The Cubs, meanwhile, have now lost three games in a row for the first time this season. The games are about St. Louis putting to rest any leftover doubts after a dismal 5-14 record against its rival a year ago. Read More »

Mane excited by Liverpool Fekir move: It would be mega!

While there could be some credence to claims that Liverpool are interested in both these players, it does seem unlikely that the club has already sealed a deal for Fekir while firmly pushing for Dembele's signature. Fekir has always been heralded as one of the most talented players in French football, but questions marks have often surrounded his attitude and application. Read More »

NHL Play Offs: Golden Knights along with Lightning Advance


Brent Burns later hit the post on a shot from the point with just over six minutes to go in the third period. The San Jose Sharks sneaked into the Stanley Cup Playoffs 2018 as the third seed in the Pacific Division. After the Sharks were knocked out of the playoffs by Fleury and the Knights, Kanexwas asked if he could see himself re-signing with the Sharks. You would probably think I was insane. Read More »

West Ham nearly safe with win at Leicester


Puel's cause was not helped by the absence of nine players through injury and suspension but Leicester's performance, on a hot afternoon, was lukewarm at best. Leicester protested in vain that Arnautovic had fouled Christian Fuchs. First, he forced Ben Hamer to save with his legs following a swift break down the left by Lanzini before his shot on the turn struck the crossbar. Read More »

Pickup truck hits Southwest Airlines' plane on BWI runway Monday morning


Other airports in California that have been chosen to provide non-stop service to Hawaii are San Jose, San Diego and Sacramento, according to Southwest Airlines. Last month, an engine explosion caused debris to break a window, partially sucking a passenger outside. The sales of air tickets took a plunge for Southwest Airlines following the horrifying incident, costing the company between $50 million and $100 million in losses. Read More »

Texas Woman Wins $1.2 Million on $18 Kentucky Derby, Early Race Bet


It was an emphatic statement coming from a trainer who, in 2015, won the first Triple Crown in 37 years with American Pharoah and who also presided over the world's richest racehorse, Arrogate. Justify's win was the safest, with a track record of 3-1. "I'll invest some of it, obviously", she said. Good Magic, who ran a good but futile second, is on the fence for the Preakness. Read More »

Croatian Player Named in Australia's World Cup Squad


The 38-year-old Cahill is Australia's all-time leading scorer with 50 goals from 105 global appearances, but he has struggled for form and match time in recent months. Among the six additions were 19-year-old creator Arzani and 21-year-old Karacic, a Croatia-born, Croatia-based right-back who has never played in Australia. Read More »

Antonio Conte Proud of Chelsea's Late Fight for Top Four Finish

This would also help Liverpool's front three to get the required service which they fail to receive while playing against teams who sit deep in their own half. "Yes I think it was a dive, wasn't it?" It has ensured there will be no late-season cruises at Anfield or Wembley. Yes, it is just one game where that did not happen but it has happened this week, and it was followed by another game against Chelsea where they did not link up as well as usual. Read More »

Ronaldo to undergo tests on his ankle injury, confirms Zidane


Even when injury free however, Bale has struggled to command a regular place in the starting XI, playing second fiddle to rising sensation Marco Asensio for much of the campaign. Suarez also had a goal ruled out for offside, while Madrid were denied a late penalty when Marcelo was tripped in the area by Jordi Alba. In particular, the Spanish global was not happy with Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez . Read More »

Neymar Returns To Paris


Neymar's injury sent shockwaves through Brazil after the iconic forward had also been injured in their home World Cup in 2014, with the team losing 7-1 in the semi-finals to Germany in a landmark humiliation in his absence. "The most important thing is to continue to sign great players who want to win things or have already won things and are experienced - the rest will come on its own". Read More »

Edwin Encarnacion also enjoys a three-homer day on Wednesday


The Red Sox have hit 12 home runs in their last 10 games, including nine over their last five. Duffy's issue is fixable, Yost said. He proceeded to take his time in a slow, methodical home run trot. The Red Sox have lost 2.2 units and are 2-3 ATS when facing a lefty starter this season. "He continued to grind it out and gave us everything he had". Read More »

Cal Crutchlow wins MotoGP pole position for Spanish GP


The race continues with Marc Marquez riding to victory easily followed by Johann Zarco in second, while Iannone takes third ahead of Petrucci and Rossi. Rin's crash in the sixth was the third for the season closely followed by Suzuki rider Crutchlow, quickley diminishing his dream of being the first British rider to win a class race from pole position in over 30 years. Read More »

Italy's Elia Viviani wins the second stage after a thrilling final sprint


Although the 27-year-old Dumoulin is likely to hold onto the lead during the early stages in Israel, he said it would be hard to maintain his advantage for the entire race. Having gone off in the first wave of riders he set the fastest time of the day, stopping the clock at 12 minutes and four seconds. The climb out of the Faran River, at kilometer 127, was the steepest part of the ride. Read More »