Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2, then fly to sister's funeral

At rear is Bull's guard Rajon. The Bulls, 41-41 in the regular season, are attempting to become the sixth No. 8 seed to upset a No. 1 in the first round - and the first since the Philadelphia 76ers upset Chicago in the 2012 playoffs. They were outr... More..

by | Published 23 hours ago
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Easy choice: Browns CB Haden wants Garrett with No. 1 pick

Sashi Brown doesn't want to get into the habit of trading draft picks, but that doesn't mean he isn't open to it. Months, even years of preparation, can be altered by the unexpected behavior of the team one s...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Oilers take series in six!

The Blues will take on the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round. Pittsburgh will either be playing the Washington Capitals or the Toronto Maple Leafs . "Hockey players are a different breed. It's a good lear...More..

Cub Swanson out duels Artem Lobov, wants title shot
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Cub Swanson out duels Artem Lobov, wants title shot

Two years later, he's right back in title contention and coming off one of the most thrilling battles to ever grace the Octagon. But a defeat is a defeat and Lobov insists he does not take extra self-belief f...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

NFL prospect denies rape report made to police; no charges

Conley, 21, has not been charged or arrested in connection to the alleged incident, according to Cleveland Police Dept. spokeswoman Jennifer Ciaccia. She told police that she didn't want to have sex with Conley...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

McElroy | Time for the Saints to move on from Malcolm Butler

Swinging another trade involving Butler (or backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo , who reportedly isn't for sale ) would be the most obvious way for New England to move back into the first two rounds if it wish...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Stoke's Bojan Krkic sets a new Spanish record against Bayern Munich

Franck Ribery set up Arjen Robben to restore parity, but Bayern shot itself in the foot before the break, Daniel Brosinski converting from the penalty spot for Mainz after Joshua Kimmich's foul on Yoshin...More..

Mitch Haniger: Haniger finishes with three hits, four RBI
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Mitch Haniger: Haniger finishes with three hits, four RBI

The home run came off the first pitch that he saw in what could be his final at-bat at Safeco Field . There were no great defensive plays by the Marlins. He walked four for the second straight start. "You don'...More..

Nadal beats Ramos-Vinolas to win 10th Monte Carlo Masters
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Nadal beats Ramos-Vinolas to win 10th Monte Carlo Masters

Next up is Barcelona, where Nadal also has nine titles, followed by Madrid and Rome, and the clay season culminates in the French Open where-yes-Nadal will also go for a remarkable 10th title. "It was a great ...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to 'doubtful'

The chance to steal a game on the road is pivotal to lower seeds-let alone being the eighth seed. Lillard and McCollum are much more likely to have a big game at home tonight in Game 3 and I think this is the g...More..

Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick

It's simple, really, but often forgotten in all of the pre-draft speculation that swirls in the months and days leading up to the main event. When the NFL Draft begins selections in Philadelphia April 27, the...More..

Researchers to look for CTE evidence in Hernandez's brain
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Researchers to look for CTE evidence in Hernandez's brain

The investigation also found cardboard jammed into the door tracks of Hernandez's single-inmate cell, possibly to impede entry. He was pronounced dead about an hour later at UMass-Memorial Health Alliance Hos...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Reid back but Carroll out as West Ham prepare for Everton visit

Ronald Koeman's men, who beat the Hammers 2-0 back in October, are now seventh on 57 points - three points behind fifth-placed Manchester United. A win against the Hammers will bring Everton level on points wit...More..

Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

Real Madrid suffered a set back in La Liga last week, conceding a late goal in the Madrid derby to draw 1-1 with Atletico Madrid . "We'll be monitoring his progress every day". He received the ball on...More..

Real to take on Atletico in Champions League semi-final
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Real to take on Atletico in Champions League semi-final

The post UCL draw: Real Madrid face Atletico Madrid, Monaco vs. Juventus appeared first on BusinessDay: News you can trust. Real and Monaco will play the first legs at home, with one game on May 2 and anoth...More..

Mariners, Marlins Honor Ichiro Suzuki Through Double Bobblehead Giveaway
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Mariners, Marlins Honor Ichiro Suzuki Through Double Bobblehead Giveaway

Dan Straily and two relievers combined to no-hit the New York Mets through seven innings Sunday before Neil Walker broke it up in the eighth with a single off Ziegler with two outs. Marlins: Edinson Volquez (0-...More..

Can Barcelona pull off another miracle?
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Can Barcelona pull off another miracle?

Barca of course pulled off arguably the greatest comeback of all time when they beat PSG 6-1 last month, having lost the first leg 4-0. "We'll be looking to create opportunities to score and we're certain that ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Boston: GIF Breakdown of the Celtics' Nightmare 0-2 NBA Playoff Start

Thomas played in the first two games of the Celtics' first-round playoff series with the Bulls, then flew to Washington to be with his family on Wednesday. Jae Crowder matched his career playoff high with 16 ...More..

Collins: Sunderland draw hurts but 'a point is a point'
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Collins: Sunderland draw hurts but 'a point is a point'

Ayew failed to restore West Ham's advantage when he missed a rebound from close range in the 37th minute. David Moyes' side have lost more defeats than another side, while scoring the second-fewest goals an...More..

Newest Knicks' rebuild will begin with decision on Anthony
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Newest Knicks' rebuild will begin with decision on Anthony

Joakim Noah , similar to Rose, is dealing with a major health setback (rotator cuff tear) and it is unknown if his stint with the team is going to be extended. "He's carried the basic load for this team", Jacks...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Jenson Button to make F1 return at Monaco Grand Prix

McLaren's reserve, Button has been drafted in from his sabbatical for the sixth round of the 2017 F1 season, which Alonso will miss to contest the Indianapolis 500. I'm looking forward to that too. He joined ...More..

A look at the Golden State Warriors' playoff picture
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

A look at the Golden State Warriors' playoff picture

Lillard and the Blazers have their work cut out for them . The dates, times, and TV schedule for the 2017 NBA Playoffs are listed below, laying out the Portland Trail Blazers vs. Cleveland would be the obvious ...More..

Rose joins Garcia at top of Masters leaderboard heading into final day
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Rose joins Garcia at top of Masters leaderboard heading into final day

Prior to Saturday, his third-round average at Augusta was 75. As the two leaders fought out a topsy-turvy race the finish, 2013 Masters victor Scott was back in the club house 8 strokes behind Rose at 2 und...More..

Bulls, Pacers grab last 2 spots in NBA playoffs
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Bulls, Pacers grab last 2 spots in NBA playoffs

We have to do what has made us a successful team. "Everybody is on their own journey". If the Bulls were to lose the game against the Nets, they still would be able to potentially get into the postseason. H...More..

Wilson scores in OT as Caps survive scare to beat Leafs
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Wilson scores in OT as Caps survive scare to beat Leafs

The Montreal Canadiens found that out firsthand in their shutout loss to the Rangers, and coach Claude Julien thinks "the jitters should be gone by now" in preparation for Game 2 Friday. "No space. Zero", Babco...More..

Canadiens confident goals will come after shutout loss to Rangers in opener
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Canadiens confident goals will come after shutout loss to Rangers in opener

Canadian teams - Montreal, Ottawa and Edmonton all lost on home ice in their return to the payoffs, having all missed the postseason dance past year (or even longer for the Oilers). Not to mention, Lundqvist ha...More..

Grand National hero at his Sunday best
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Grand National hero at his Sunday best

The last amateur to ride the victor of the world's most famous steeplechase was Marcus Armytage aboard Mr Frisk in 1990. Over the final few fences, the horse had battled with Cause Of Causes - the 16-1 pros...More..

Romine's grand slam lifts Tigers to 5-3 win over Twins
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Romine's grand slam lifts Tigers to 5-3 win over Twins

Michael Fulmer (1-0) allowed three runs and four hits in six innings, walking one and striking out seven. In the bottom of the fifth inning, McCann hit his third home run of the season, off of the fence and ...More..

Teams to be axed from Super Rugby in 2018
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Teams to be axed from Super Rugby in 2018

Two of the teams introduced a year ago, Argentina's Jaguares and the Sunwolves of Japan , will remain. Broadcasters have agreed not to reduce rights payments despite the downsizing of the tournament. L...More..

National Football League looking into arm wrestling contest
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

National Football League looking into arm wrestling contest

The league's gambling policy states that NFL players are not allowed to participate a promotional events at casinos. When asked for comment on Monday, Bill Parise, Harrison's Beaver County-based agent, ...More..

Von Miller: Myles Garrett should be top pick in 2017 NFL Draft
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Von Miller: Myles Garrett should be top pick in 2017 NFL Draft

Now the Browns could draft a quarterback in the third or forth round or beyond like Cal's Davis Webb or Pittsburgh's Nathan Peterman . Garrett is still expected to be the Cleveland Browns' choice with the No. ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Louis sues NFL, all 32 teams over Rams' move to LA

FILE - In this November 17, 2016, file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, left, joins Los Angeles Rams owner Stan Kroenke, center, and Inglewood Mayor James T. The lawsuit claims the league violated those g...More..

Laurent Brossoit defending the post for Edmonton on Sunday
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Laurent Brossoit defending the post for Edmonton on Sunday

The Oilers have won eight straight at Rogers Place. McDavid secured the #artrosstrophy as the league's scoring leader, with Sunday's two assists. They're healthy, their star Connor McDavid has been putting u...More..

Randy Carlyle: Ducks aren't satisfied with division title
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Randy Carlyle: Ducks aren't satisfied with division title

Calgarys only injury concern is G Chad Johnson (groin), but he was spotted on the ice at the Saddledome before the main group and will travel Tuesday to Anaheim. The Flames will play the Anaheim Ducks in the f...More..

Tim Tebow hits 2nd home run in 3 games
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Tim Tebow hits 2nd home run in 3 games

The Heisman Trophy winning quarterback and former National Football League player hit his second home run of the season Sunday afternoon for the Columbia Fireflies . The Fireflies, part of the Class A South At...More..

Yankees: Girardi's
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Yankees: Girardi's "Curiosity" Sends Montgomery To Yankee Stadium

Longoria's double happened to be off a slider that stayed up in the zone, but Pineda's other sliders? The Michael Pineda pitching on the mound at Yankee Stadium on Monday afternoon is the one the Yankees ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

North Korea fires ballistic missile into its eastern waters

Additionally, the officials said they planned on pursuing a way to influence China - North Korea's closest ally - into restraining North Korea's ambitions. Dr Bong Young Shik of Yonsei University's Institute fo...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

He still won the Masters, in a playoff over Justin Rose . Sergio Garcia admitted he had accepted the possibility that he might end his career without a major as he celebrated a stunning victory at the Master...More..

Forecasters Predict Slightly Below Average Hurricane Season in 2017
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Forecasters Predict Slightly Below Average Hurricane Season in 2017

Klotzbach's forecast calls for 11 named storms in the Atlantic Basin, including 4 which should become hurricanes and 2 major (Category 3 or higher) storms. That year was an average year for hurricane activity...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Pochettino says Chelsea should win the Premier League

With Mauricio Pochettino's men looking to reel in leaders Chelsea, top goal scorer Harry Kane was back on the bench less than a month after suffering an ankle injury. The opportunity of a rare start against a...More..

Bayern, Dortmund clash with Real Madrid, Monaco in mind
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Bayern, Dortmund clash with Real Madrid, Monaco in mind

Borussia Dortmund refused to go down with no fight and after 19 minutes in the match Raphael Guerreiro made sure to bring back suspense to the match using a thumping long range drive on a loose ball which went ...More..

Not so sticky: Major League Baseball says no violation in Molina stuck ball
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Not so sticky: Major League Baseball says no violation in Molina stuck ball

Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs. "That's a dumb question", Molina responded, per Ben Frederickson of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch . Schwarber - an emergency catcher who might have to wear a brace on his left...More..

Misbah-ul-Haq retires as Pakistan's most successful captain
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Misbah-ul-Haq retires as Pakistan's most successful captain

Pakistan Cricket Board ( PCB ) chairman Shaharyar Khan has indicated that Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq could be assigned a directorial role with the cricket board post his retirement. Misbah has led Pakistan wi...More..

Silva delights at 'best' Hull performance with Boro win
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Silva delights at 'best' Hull performance with Boro win

Marco Silva was full of praise for his Hull City side after they hammered Middlesbrough 4-2 last night. Victory was the Tigers' fifth in six home league games and lifted them two points above Swansea, while...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Cowboys' Romo retiring, headed to broadcast booth

On Monday, Romo was given permission to talk to other teams, a signal Dallas wanted to pursue a trade. He lost his starting job in 2016 after a preseason back injury pushed rookie Dak Prescott into the No. ...More..

Mets' Seth Lugo has torn elbow ligament, surgery possible
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Mets' Seth Lugo has torn elbow ligament, surgery possible

Lugo has announced a more proactive approach with his injury, and on Tuesday had a platelet-rich plasma injection in his elbow. Lefty Steven Matz recently suffered a strained flexor tendon that is expect...More..

Honey Boo Boo Says Dad Sugar Bear Makes Fun of Her Weight
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Honey Boo Boo Says Dad Sugar Bear Makes Fun of Her Weight

June even got breast implants and veneers on her teeth to transform herself. She reportedly weighed 460 pounds but has completely turned her life around. You realize what you can and can't do, and when you do i...More..

Patrick Ewing Hired As Head Coach At Georgetown
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Patrick Ewing Hired As Head Coach At Georgetown

He was a 3-time All-American at Georgetown, 11-time NBA All-Star, and NBA Rookie of the Year. JT3 led Georgetown to the Final Four in 2007 but has missed the NCAA Tournament in three of the past four season...More..

Soccer stadium gets a no-vote in St. Louis
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Soccer stadium gets a no-vote in St. Louis

Prop 1 imposes a half-cent sales tax increase to fund a MetroLink expansion, and a use tax increase to be paid by businesses that make out-of-state purchases. St. Louis city has voted against a plan to public...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

We'll help fix Obamacare if you won't repeal it

For those keeping score at home, Republicans aren't giving up on repealing the Affordable Care Act and implementing a conservative alternative. "That's how we do things on the battlefield, that's how things s...More..