Dexter Fowler to have physical in St. Louis on Friday

In nine seasons encompassing 1,064 games, Fowler has a career.268/.366/.422 batting line with 78 homers, 339 RBIs and 127 stolen bases. Dexter Fowler smiles during an introductory news conference announcing the free agent center fielder has signe... More..

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Behind the scenes ahead of UFC 206
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Behind the scenes ahead of UFC 206

Specifically, he can claim ownership of the interim belt and a fight with outright UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo. Pettis will forfeit Holloway 20% of his purse as punishment for missing weight and while h...More..

Sevilla and FC Porto take last Champions League slots
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Sevilla and FC Porto take last Champions League slots

I will analyse the game coolly and we will look at it. "We'll rely on destiny", Marotta said before a 2-0 win over Dinamo Zagreb made sure the Bianconeri would finish atop Group H. Brahimi made it 3-0 with a ...More..

Mike Zimmer Will Not Be Coaching Thursday Night After Emergency Surgery
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Mike Zimmer Will Not Be Coaching Thursday Night After Emergency Surgery

Bank Stadium. "We'll have to win out", linebacker Anthony Barr said after the Vikings fell 17-15 to league-leading Dallas on Thursday night. According to NFL.com , Mike Zimmer may not be on the sidelines f...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Should N.J.'s Jabrill Peppers win the Heisman Trophy?

Watson, who is 30-3 as the starting quarterback during his three seasons at Clemson, finished third in Heisman balloting past year behind victor Derrick Henry of Alabama and Christian McCaffrey of Stanford. M...More..

Hughes Believes Stoke Can Frustrate Resurgent Arsenal At The Emirates
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Hughes Believes Stoke Can Frustrate Resurgent Arsenal At The Emirates

Wenger added: "These players have 18 months left". We work until the last day of our contracts with full commitment. Alexis Sanchez has received some words of wisdom from Arsenal legend Charlie Nicholas, rega...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

FA hand ban to Jose Mourinho after West Ham touchline outburst

The news is a blow to manager Slaven Bilic, whose side meet United again in the EFL Cup on Wednesday before a league game against Arsenal on Saturday. Fletcher was never a prolific striker for our academy sides...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Firmino was a bargain buy, says Klopp

West Ham United fans are used to seeing their dreams fade and die but even their most long-suffering supporter could not have envisaged that a season supposed to herald a bold new era would crumble so fast. Liv...More..

Chelsea taking game-by-game approach - Marcos Alonso
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Chelsea taking game-by-game approach - Marcos Alonso

Chelsea FC locked horns with Manchester City in the headlining match of the game week. Top-scorer Sergio Aguero will miss the trip, as will Fernandinho after the pair were sent off following the brawl at the e...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Truths: A new Arsenal, Lewandowski's clever trick and Barca's depth

Elsewhere, the small matter of top spot will be at stake when Real Madrid host Group F leaders Borussia Dortmund at the Santiago Bernabeu. "After that, I said that there is not much difference in the draw, ce...More..

Arsenal routs Basel 4-1 to win Champions League group
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Arsenal routs Basel 4-1 to win Champions League group

Certainly there are a fair share of sides that Wenger will hope to avoid, none more so than Bayern Munich, even though Arsenal did claim a famous win at the Emirates in last year's group stage. The other g...More..

Magic overcome Wall's 52 points, beat Wizards 124-116
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Magic overcome Wall's 52 points, beat Wizards 124-116

The Magic improved to 10-12 on the year with Tuesday's win and look to build on their hot streak when they take on the Boston Celtics at home on Wednesday night. "They were the more aggressive team and that's...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Things to Know from Falcons Loss to Chiefs

Instead, Berry leapt in front of a Ryan pass intended for tight end Austin Hooper on a crosser midway into the end zone, snared it, and returned it for two points. The Denver defense led the way for rookie qu...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Stein files federal lawsuit in Pa. recount push

Clinton intervened and supported a lawsuit in Wisconsin filed by Stein seeking a hand recount, and the state Democratic Party solicited volunteers to help watch the ballots being recounted. Final counts are o...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10

The Rams showed little interest in matching the Pats' physicality in a 26-10 one-sided beating. Not that anyone expected a different outcome, but the New England Patriots beat the Los Angeles Rams in Week 13 ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

UEFA Champions League 2016-17: Celtic 0-2 Barcelona: 5 Talking Points

In fact, Messi has become so "unbelievable" that a journalist asked Brendan Rodgers ahead of Celtic's clash with Barcelona if the Barcelona forward actually exists. Celtic youngster Callum McGregor has rev...More..

Giants Find Their Closer, Agree To Sign Melancon
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Giants Find Their Closer, Agree To Sign Melancon

The Toronto Blue Jays signed versatile Steve Pearce to a two-year, $12.5 million deal and Philadelphia added reliever Joaquin Benoit on a $7.5 million, one-year contract. If Melancon doesn't opt out, he will ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Ed Orgeron will be LSU's Next Head Coach

Orgeron declined to discuss Kiffin by name, but his comments during Saturday's news conference to introduce him as LSU's full-time coach left little question whom he was talking about and what kind of offense h...More..

LeBron James steers clear of Trump hotel
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

LeBron James steers clear of Trump hotel

Initially, the team's management had booked rooms in advance at Trump Soho in downtown Manhattan, according to Associated Press . In fact, according to Griffin, up to half of the full 14-man team has refused t...More..

French Grand Prix coming back to F1 calendar in 2018
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

French Grand Prix coming back to F1 calendar in 2018

It had to happen. "It's great ambitions for France", Estrosi said at a press conference at the headquarters of the Automobile Club de France (ACF), organizer of the first Grand Prix of France in the early 2...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Blue Jays sign Steve Pearce; moving on from Edwin Encarnacion?

The Blue Jays offered Edwin Encarnacion a contract in the range of four years and $80 million earlier in the offseason which he had turned down. Encarnacion hit at least 34 home runs with 98 RBIs over each ...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

India secure eight wicket win in Mohali

That India even had to bat in the second innings owed much to a courageous knock from Hameed, coming in at number eight to score an unbeaten 59 alongside his replacement at the top of the order, Joe Root, and...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Site of Deadly Oakland Warehouse Fire an Artist Space, Maze

The city has not confirmed people were living inside. "It was filled end to end with furniture, whatnot, collections", Reed said. CNN is reaching out to the property owners. "Several dozen" people who were...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Formula One: Mercedes to confront Rosberg-Hamilton 'anarchy'

Toto Wolff, the Mercedes boss, hinted at disciplinary proceedings against Hamilton after the race, with the team to determine in the coming days what, if any, action they will take against the triple world ch...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Second Round 65 For Tiger Woods At Hero Challenge

After nailing birdies on the first three holes, including the par five No 3, Woods crucially saved par with a tricky putt on No 4. A day after he double-bogeyed the hole, he saw his first two shots end up in th...More..

Mancini up for Crystal Palace
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Mancini up for Crystal Palace

For the large part Pardew has kept a dignified silence on the brutal sacking, which came despite him leading Southampton to the brink of a playoff place the previous season having started with a ten-point deduc...More..

Patriots' Alan Branch has suspension rescinded
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Patriots' Alan Branch has suspension rescinded

Branch was facing a suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy after reportedly testing positive for marijuana. So if Branch actually won his appeal, the National Football League didn't do anythi...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

No. 16 Auburn starts Johnson at QB against No. 1 Alabama

Howard said of the undefeated regualar-season record. The Tide (12-0, 8-0 Southeastern Conference) led just 13-9 at halftime, dominating the stat sheet but only taking over the scoreboard in the second ha...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Why LA's Olympic budget is different than other bids

The L.A. 2024 financial plan is roughly a quarter of the $20 billion last summer's Olympics will cost Rio de Janeiro and Brazil and a similar price tag for the 2020 Games in Tokyo. The budget is based on "reali...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

RB Leipzig Coach Gives Credence To Reports Of Arsenal's Interest In Him

Hasenhuttl, whose RB Leipzig side are unbeaten so far this season, only arrived at the newly-promoted club in the summer. Hasenhuttl, who previously took Ingolstadt from the bottom of Germany's second tier to...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Knicks overcome Timberwolves rookie Towns' 47-point performance

That's why coach Jeff Hornacek drew up a play to get the ball into Anthony's hands with the score tied on Wednesday night . Carmelo Anthony hit the game-winning jumper with 2.3 seconds remaining as the Kni...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Timberwolves fall short in another comeback bid against NY

For those who thought Karl-Anthony Towns would have a second-year slump in the league, think again. KP's emergence a year ago was in large part sue to the skill set he already brought to the National Basketball...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Goal RB Leipzig coach confirms Arsenal talks

Leipzig coach Ralph Hasenhuttl has said a report claiming he has been lined up to replace Arsene Wenger as Arsenal manager was "well researched" and included a lot of truth. "I've found my luck here in Leipzi...More..

Doc Rivers loses his mind, ejected during 2OT loss to Brooklyn Nets
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Doc Rivers loses his mind, ejected during 2OT loss to Brooklyn Nets

Rivers was so mad with Mauer that he had to be restrained on the court with his team down by two points in a crucial moment. It was the third straight loss for the Clippers (14-5) and a much-needed shot of hope...More..

Pirates To Trade Andrew McCutchen To Nationals; Deal Is Close
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Pirates To Trade Andrew McCutchen To Nationals; Deal Is Close

Acquiring McCutchen would allow top prospect Trea Turner to move back to shortstop. The Pittsburgh Pirates have been aggressively shopping Andrew McCutchen , and it seems that they may be close to finding ...More..

Mariners acquire right-handers Whalen, Povse from Braves
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Mariners acquire right-handers Whalen, Povse from Braves

The Atlanta Braves announced Monday night they traded right-handers Rob Whalen and Max Povse to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for outfielder Alex Jackson and a player to be named later. The acquisitions...More..

Vikings RB Peterson progressing with running at facility
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Vikings RB Peterson progressing with running at facility

Peterson, 31, has history of coming back soon from injuries. The Minnesota Vikings are in for a big boost next month, as Adrian Peterson has stepped up his rehabilitation efforts and has began running on turf...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Milwaukee Brewers Designate Chris Carter for Assignment

Carter, who turns 30 in a couple of weeks, signed a $2.5 million free-agent deal with the Brewers last winter and became a bargain at that price. Carter's salary could jump to $11 million next season in arbitra...More..

John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins NBA indecision
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins NBA indecision

The NBA game scheduled for this evening between the Philadelphia 76ers and Sacramento Kings at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia has been postponed due to unsafe playing conditions on the arena floor. The 76e...More..

No. 3 Tar Heels mystified by flat performance in 76-67 loss
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

No. 3 Tar Heels mystified by flat performance in 76-67 loss

Two of those 13 rebounds came in the final seconds, when an in win was guaranteed. Gone are Brice Johnson and Marcus Paige, who combined for 41 points in that game back in March, while in comes in replacing Y...More..

Pac-12 championship, Washington Huskies vs Colorado Buffaloes
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Pac-12 championship, Washington Huskies vs Colorado Buffaloes

Penn State still has a shot to make the playoff, but at this point it seems more likely that they will be left out despite having the best win of any team in the top ten (over No. He ranks fourth nationally i...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Tiger Woods can beat my majors record says Jack Nicklaus

Touch any other putter, do anything you want with any putter, but these two are off-limits. "But we will just have to wait and see as I don't know what my back is going to be doing but would I like to play a ...More..

Cricketer Yuvraj, Hazel Keech marry
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Cricketer Yuvraj, Hazel Keech marry

Soon after the wedding, the couple will follow another wedding, according to Hindu traditions which is going to be held in Goa on 2nd December. Also Farah Khan is choreographing their sangeet ceremony and aft...More..

Penn St-Wisconsin Winner in Big Ten Game No Lock for Playoff
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Penn St-Wisconsin Winner in Big Ten Game No Lock for Playoff

The Badgers have enough talent to hang with the big boys of the Big Ten (they barely lost to MI and Ohio State, and are also playing in the Big Ten championship game , after all), but the Nittany Lions will be...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

LSU lifts interim tag, makes Ed Orgeron its permanent head coach

A person with knowledge of the situation has told The Associated Press that Houston football coach Tom Herman has informed the school he is leaving to become head coach at Texas. Ed Orgeron, the burly, boister...More..

Guardiola does not want Messi at Manchester City
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Guardiola does not want Messi at Manchester City

Messi has recovered from illness to travel, while Suarez was suspended for Saturday's 0-0 draw at home to Malaga. "We have worked very hard in the first part of the season to get to a cup final, to play som...More..

Manchester United target Moussa Dembele staying put at Celtic
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Manchester United target Moussa Dembele staying put at Celtic

Brendan Rodgers says he is satisfied with Celtic's effort against Barcelona , despite being knocked out of European play. "I think it's something that happened in the final 10 minutes of the game, before t...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Hull 1-1 West Brom

The last couple of games we've been very, very good. Hull, who had not mustered a single shot in the first half, were better after the break, with Snodgrass forcing Foster into a save from 25 yards, and Liver...More..

Hull City - West Bromwich Albion
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Hull City - West Bromwich Albion

Half-time was met with boos from the home fans, who were rightly concerned at seeing West Brom carve out six shots to Hull's none. A first corner of the match arrived on 46 minutes, their first shot of the ...More..

Conor McGregor forced to give up UFC featherweight title
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Conor McGregor forced to give up UFC featherweight title

McGregor made history earlier this month after claiming the lightweight title with victory over Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 in NY. Jose Aldo since beat Frankie Edgar - back in July - to be crowned the interim ...More..