Phillies "in strong position" in Corbin sweepstakes, won’t "be out-bid"

They'll reportedly now turn their attention to Nathan Eovaldi and J.A. Happ, instead. Last week Corbin went on a three-city recruiting tour through Philadelphia, Washington, and NY. While the details of Corbin's deal have yet to be disclosed, h... More..

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Ballon d'Or co-host apologises over 'twerk' comment to women's winner Hegerberg
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Ballon d'Or co-host apologises over 'twerk' comment to women's winner Hegerberg

It was a joke, probably a bad joke, and I would like to apologize to those that I have offended. French DJ Martin Solveig learned this to his discomfort when he asked Ada Hegerberg to twerk just after s...More..

All 8 Cities And Stadiums Confirmed For New XFL Teams
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

All 8 Cities And Stadiums Confirmed For New XFL Teams

In October, XFL Commissioner Oliver Luck said the league had no plans to resurrect original team names and identities. McMahon's league played one season in 2001 and then was disbanded. The refurbished XF...More..

Ricky Ponting calls for ‘hostile body language’ against Virat Kohli
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Ricky Ponting calls for ‘hostile body language’ against Virat Kohli

Australia won the first match of the series by 4 runs (DLS method), second match was abondoned due to rain and India won the third match by six wickets, where Virat Kohli played a match winning strike and m...More..

Urban Meyer stepping down at Ohio State
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Urban Meyer stepping down at Ohio State

They loved the candid, colorful Spurrier because he was not only a great tactician but an engaging personality; they tolerated the icy, aloof Meyer simply because he won a lot of games. Meyer won two national c...More..

Ballon d'Or: Ronaldo's sister under fire for blaming cabal
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Ballon d'Or: Ronaldo's sister under fire for blaming cabal

This year, Modric won the Champions League with Spanish giants Real Madrid and then guided Croatia to the World Cup final in July. The reaction, save for the Ronaldo and Messi loyalists, has been la...More..

College Football Playoff semifinals best bets
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

College Football Playoff semifinals best bets

The weighty decision was Oklahoma (12-1), Georgia (11-2) or Ohio State (12-1) for the final spot, and the committee got it right with the Sooners. While Clemson has been a mainstay in the College Footb...More..

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer to retire after Rose Bowl
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer to retire after Rose Bowl

He says his headaches have become a persistent problem. "His strengths really come in the classroom and to be able to teach you and understand the game plan of what you want to accomplish and why you want to ge...More..

National Football League investigating alleged second Kareem Hunt incident
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

National Football League investigating alleged second Kareem Hunt incident

The woman Kareem Hunt slammed down and kicked was initially gung-ho to press charges against the then-NFL superstar, but she's since gone silent. Per NFL Network, Hunt faces more than the baseline six-gam...More..

Jose Mourinho says Marcus Rashford was Manchester United's 'mad dog' at Southampton
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Jose Mourinho says Marcus Rashford was Manchester United's 'mad dog' at Southampton

The deal gives United more time to work out a long-term deal with De Gea, with Jose Mourinho suggesting earlier in the week that a contract can be agreed upon. "We lost so many balls in midfield, so many ball...More..

Mandel: Why the Playoff selection committee eschewed controversy
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Mandel: Why the Playoff selection committee eschewed controversy

The ACC champion Tigers (13-0, No. 2 CFP) will play Notre Dame (12-0, No. 3 CFP) in the Cotton Bowl on December 29 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Hurts did the rest, capping the game-winning drive with a ...More..

Wilder retains heavyweight crown after Fury thriller ends in draw
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Wilder retains heavyweight crown after Fury thriller ends in draw

A right hand sent Fury rocking backwards towards the deck and a brutal left hand on the way down appeared to be the coup de grace for the challenger. Something has to give this weekend then, with both men put...More..

Sarri Showers Big Praise on Chelsea Star
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Sarri Showers Big Praise on Chelsea Star

The youngster is surely a great prospect for the future, however, he should be getting quality game time at Stamford Bridge to bolster his confidence level. Speaking at full-time, Hudson-Odoi described his disb...More..

Blitzboks Beaten By Fiji in Dubai Extra-Time Thriller
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Blitzboks Beaten By Fiji in Dubai Extra-Time Thriller

A Canada turnover led to a Nathan-Wong converted try at the strike of halftime for a 12-7 New Zealand lead at the break. In Saturday's men's knockout section, Scotland lost in the quarter-finals to New Zea...More..

Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp rejects midfield criticism before Merseyside derby
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp rejects midfield criticism before Merseyside derby

That is a completely normal thing. The German was incensed by the behaviour and antics of his side's opponents who he accused of making Liverpool "look like butchers" by the amount of times they went to groun...More..

AFCON 2019: CAF strips Cameroon of hosting rights
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

AFCON 2019: CAF strips Cameroon of hosting rights

CAF president Ahmad, who goes by one name, said the move to take the tournament away from the Central African country was "a crucial and decisive moment for the good of African football ". There are close to s...More..

Is Former Cavalier Shooting Guard a Good Fit for the Utah Jazz?
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Is Former Cavalier Shooting Guard a Good Fit for the Utah Jazz?

Korver , 37, arrived in Cleveland in January of 2017 in a trade with the Atlanta Hawks and inked a multi-year contract with the Cavs in July of that year. In those games, he averaged only 6.8 points per game,...More..

Chiefs' Kareem Hunt Seen Pushing, Kicking Woman In Hotel Surveillance Video
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Chiefs' Kareem Hunt Seen Pushing, Kicking Woman In Hotel Surveillance Video

The video , which was first obtained by TMZ , was uploaded on November 30. Cleveland police took statements in the incident, but did not charge Hunt. Hunt will continue to be paid, but he won't count agains...More..

Neymar inspires PSG to vital UCL win over Liverpool
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Neymar inspires PSG to vital UCL win over Liverpool

A tally of six points from five fixtures has left them needing to beat Napoli at Anfield on December 11, either 1-0 or by two goals, to be certain of reaching the knockout phase. "He didn't even whistle a foul"...More..

Warriors' injured star Steph Curry to return in Detroit
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Warriors' injured star Steph Curry to return in Detroit

Kerr said Curry was particularly disappointed to miss the game in Toronto, not only because the Raptors now own the best record in the National Basketball Association but also because he has fond memories of ...More..

North London derby is bigger for Arsenal than Totenham, says Paul Merson
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

North London derby is bigger for Arsenal than Totenham, says Paul Merson

Instead, we kept playing our football and when Sissoko and Dele teed up Eriksen in the 80th minute, that patience was duly rewarded with a fine victor to keep our Champions League aspirations alive. Tottenham...More..

Chelsea coach to persist with Kante in unfamiliar role
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Chelsea coach to persist with Kante in unfamiliar role

But their deficiencies were expertly covered up by Kante - the best defensive midfielder in the world bar none. 'I have to think about everything because Saturday we played very badly, a match without determi...More..

Anthony Davis trade to Lakers has been 'in the works of years'
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Anthony Davis trade to Lakers has been 'in the works of years'

He's playing the right way. "That's the type of game we have to get back to with guys feeling it from the start". And Kyrie did lead the way, scoring 26 points to go along with 10 assists, five rebounds and fiv...More..

Ohio State’s historic beatdown of MI keeps playoff hopes alive
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Ohio State’s historic beatdown of MI keeps playoff hopes alive

During his weekly appearance on WEEI's "Mut & Callahan" show, Brady admitted that he lost this year's bet to special teamer Nate Ebner. "I think going into the season there was a lot of uncertainties there, a...More..

Mary Kom still hungering for elusive Olympic gold
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Mary Kom still hungering for elusive Olympic gold

Image sourceThe emphatic moment also marks Mary Kom as the most successful boxer in the history of the colossal event. Terming the 35-year-old boxer a "living legend", Sonowal wrote: "Heartiest congratulati...More..