• National Basketball Association reaches out to Raptors, warns Drake to avoid verbal altercations
National Basketball Association reaches out to Raptors, warns Drake to avoid verbal altercations

Pitchfork has reached out to Drake's representatives for comment. The NBA does have a " Fan Code of Conduct " which talks of "creating a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable sports and entertainment experience". Perkins, who was not suited up for the game, fired back at Drake with the pair being separated by security. "I'm here to represent t...

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  • Real 1-1 Bayern (3-2 agg) in the 1st half
Real 1-1 Bayern (3-2 agg) in the 1st half

At the other end Sergio Ramos headed into the side-netting just before the break to Madrid frustration - but it was Bayern heads in hands seconds after the restart. Along with Arjen Robben , he has yet to sign a one-year extension to his contract which expires in June. But with 15 minutes remaining Bayern kept the pressure on and continued to ...

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  • No day-night Test during Australia tour, Team India tells CoA
No day-night Test during Australia tour, Team India tells CoA

CA released its full summer global schedule on Monday but could not confirm it would continue its recent tradition of pink-ball Tests in the clash at Adelaide Oval from December 6. Exposure to pink-ball is a must before playing day-night cricket as the pink Kookaburra tends to swing quite a lot under the lights. The second Test , which is schedu...

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  • Tears as one-handed player is drafted into NFL
Tears as one-handed player is drafted into NFL

At the National Football League combine in March the Californian ran the quickest 40-metre dash time in over 15 years while he also bench pressed a weight of 225 pounds 20 times with a prosthetic hand attached to the bar. "I want to be a football player, and a good one at that". Asked to confirm that he actually tackled his brother, Shaquill said...

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  • Cavusoglu, Pompeo to discuss Afghanistan in Brussels
Cavusoglu, Pompeo to discuss Afghanistan in Brussels

Alliance units are routinely operating in the Baltic republics, Poland, Romania and Hungary. "When tensions are high, it is even more important to talk with Russian Federation". NATO's top military officer and civilian official in Afghanistan will brief the ministers on peace efforts there as they try to bring Taliban fighters to the table ...

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  • Mike Gesicki Drafted By Miami At No. 42 Overall
Mike Gesicki Drafted By Miami At No. 42 Overall

Gesicki had 48 receptions, 679 yards and 5 TD's for Penn State previous year. A top red zone threat, Gesicki was the second tight end to come off the board after Baltimore selected South Carolina's Hayden Hurst in the first round. His 15 catches as a senior in 2017 were two more than he compiled in his first four seasons and he averaged an impr...

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  • ICC approves global status for T20 matches b/w Associate Members
ICC approves global status for T20 matches b/w Associate Members

Chief executive Dave Richardson said they want players to respect the culture of the game, following the outcry in Australia's recent series in South Africa when bowler Cameron Bancroft was caught tampering with the ball. Richardson said introducing a red and yellow card system to the sport, as is the case with rugby, is one of the options that wou...

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  • Cowboys was hit with a surprise retiring by Jason Witten
Cowboys was hit with a surprise retiring by Jason Witten

The AP said he met Friday with owner Jerry Jones , who said no announcement was coming on Friday. Rarely one to have to work off a script, Jones did this to begin a press conference introducing the Cowboys' first-round pick, linebacker Leighton Vander Esch .

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  • LSU RB Derrius Guice, other Tigers, surprisingly fall in the NFL Draft
LSU RB Derrius Guice, other Tigers, surprisingly fall in the NFL Draft

A few picks later, Guice would end up being selected by a familiar face in the Washington Redskins at No. 59, and while some questioned the decision by the Eagles to pass on the running back, it appears there may have been a legitimate reason behind the decision.

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  • Giants select UTEP's Will Hernandez with second-round pick
Giants select UTEP's Will Hernandez with second-round pick

NY signed veteran free agent rusher Jonathan Stewart, but he spent much of his career splitting carries while with the Carolina Panthers. Also attending are Kayla Cunningham, Barkley's longtime friend who played soccer at Whitehall and Temple, and former Whitehall running back James Wah Jr.

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  • Steelers targets on the third day of the National Football League draft
Steelers targets on the third day of the National Football League draft

The Bills opened the draft making two splashes in trading up to select both Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen and Virginia Tech linebacker Tremaine Edmunds in the first round. Washington's selection marks the latest in a tradition of success for OSU wide receivers in the National Football League draft, as he joins Justin Blackmon, Dez Bryant, Rashau...

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  • Arsene Wenger explains why David Ospina starts for Arsenal against Atletico Madrid
Arsene Wenger explains why David Ospina starts for Arsenal against Atletico Madrid

Losing two Champions League finals brought back feelings of being bridesmaids once more as they were pipped to the post twice by Real. The feud between the two lit up the Premier League just as the latter's rivalry with Ferguson subsided, and Mourinho is unlikely to present Wenger with a parting gift this weekend.

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  • 3 takeaways from the Bruins' Game 7 win over the Maple Leafs
3 takeaways from the Bruins' Game 7 win over the Maple Leafs

Of course, every Leafs fan remembers (and has been reminded ad nauseam) about how Toronto held a 4-1 lead midway through the third only to watch the Bruins storm back to win the game in overtime. "It was just how it developed and he was just trying to win one back to me", Krug said. We have to find a way to make the most of it. Another scary mome...

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  • Big Money Not In Comcast Corp (NASDAQ:CMCSA), Sentiment at 0.93
Big Money Not In Comcast Corp (NASDAQ:CMCSA), Sentiment at 0.93

Over the last ninety days, insiders sold 303,972 shares of company stock valued at $11,794,760. About 18.33M shares traded. General American Investors Company, Inc. Funds holding Comcast Corp in top 10 decreased from 99 to 98 for a decrease of 1. 21 are the (NASDAQ: CMCSA)'s analyst reports since October 27, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence ...

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  • Last Second LeBron 3-Pointer Lifts Cavs Over Pacers
Last Second LeBron 3-Pointer Lifts Cavs Over Pacers

Nate McMillan fell on his sword Wednesday night, implying that his Pacers, just prior to LeBron James' game-winning shot, should have taken advantage of their foul to give. It'll come down to executing and converting the chances we get. Oh, sure, Dave's family could have DVR'd the game, rewound it and faked the whole scenario, but I prefer to t...

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  • Westbrook scores 45 as Thunder stay alive vs. Jazz
Westbrook scores 45 as Thunder stay alive vs. Jazz

Point advantage for the Jazz at halftime. Their double act continued into the final period, where Westbrook had 13 and George nine, with the rest of the Thunder combining to add just seven points in the final 20 minutes of play - all of them in the fourth quarter.

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  • Deontay Wilder's camp extends $50m offer for fight with Anthony Joshua
Deontay Wilder's camp extends $50m offer for fight with Anthony Joshua

The email reportedly contains a $50 million offer. "I got an email from Deontay Wilder , basically offering a 50/50 split of the fight, which isn't of interest, but with a $50m guarantee which is of interest", Hearn told iFL TV. If you've got it - show us it and then we can talk. "To me, this look like a PR move, but it's something we obviousl...

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  • Timing of exit announcement 'not my decision' - Wenger
Timing of exit announcement 'not my decision' - Wenger

The Frenchman has revealed few details about the decision to step down as manager at the end of the season but suggested he was effectively pushed out when asked why the announcement was made less than a week before the club's most crucial game of the season.

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  • Linked Carlo Ancelotti offered Italy job
Linked Carlo Ancelotti offered Italy job

Ancelotti has been an immensely successful coach in short bursts since ending his eight-year reign at AC Milan in 2009 - winning league titles in Germany, France and England as well as the Champions League, Uefa Super Cup, Club World Cup and a litter of other domestic trophies - but as yet has not tasted global management.

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  • Odds: Will the Philadelphia Eagles Visit the White House?
Odds: Will the Philadelphia Eagles Visit the White House?

Jenkins, wide receiver Torrey Smith , and defensive end Chris Long , have already said that they will not attend the White House visit. The New York Times reported yesterday that the team and the White House have been in correspondence regarding scheduling a date, but oddsmakers do not expect the visit to occur before the start of the Natio...

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  • Landry wins Valero Texas Open for first TOUR title
Landry wins Valero Texas Open for first TOUR title

He added birdies on the sixth and 10th holes before bogeying the 11th. Landry finished at 17-under 271. "It was obviously a tough week this week", Landry said. He birdied from 5th to 8th to get back to even for the day. "It's fun to compete against the so-called younger generation", Johnson said. "Before this week, my game was good, but my p...

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  • Russell Westbrook sends explosive message to Ricky Rubio after Jazz loss
Russell Westbrook sends explosive message to Ricky Rubio after Jazz loss

The first game of the series was his best as he scored 29 points, and it's no coincidence that this was their only win to this point. They needed 41 attempts to make 15 behind the arc in Game 3, as many as the Wolves swished in 27 tries. Thus far, however, Rudy and Derrick Favors have been excelling on the offensive and defensive glass and holdin...

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  • Willie Snead set to join Baltimore Ravens
Willie Snead set to join Baltimore Ravens

Snead signed the Ravens' offer sheet of two years worth up to $10.4 million last week. Snead indicated Monday on Twitter that he's headed out of New Orleans. A 2014 undrafted free agent, Snead caught 141 of 206 targets for 1,879 yards and seven touchdowns over 30 games in 2015 and 2016, but then had only eight catches in 11 contests a year ago, fai...

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  • Xfinity X1 Report: Brandon Belt Snaps MLB Record Of Longest At-Bat
Xfinity X1 Report: Brandon Belt Snaps MLB Record Of Longest At-Bat

The pitch chart looked incredible. Even though Belt didn't end the epic duel with a hit, he essentially forced the Angels to stretch their bullpen. Belt was greeted with high-fives when he returned to the dugout after his 12-minute at-bat.

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  • NFL Draft: Josh Rosen Is Perfect Fit For Buffalo
NFL Draft: Josh Rosen Is Perfect Fit For Buffalo

At this point in time, the New York Jets have already held private visits and workouts with every member of the Big 4 at quarterback in the 2018 NFL Draft . They traded that pick past year as part of the deal to acquire Mahomes. After signing quarterback Kirk Cousins in free agency, the Vikings now need to protect him and fill in some holes upfr...

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  • In Game 3, Timberwolves put up great assist-turnover ratio
In Game 3, Timberwolves put up great assist-turnover ratio

James Harden led the way for the Rockets with 29 points on 9-for-21 shooting. For as much of a roller coaster as the last 10 months have been for the Timberwolves in terms of injuries, defensive performance, and roster decisions, there's one area that Tom Thibodeau's squad has remained consistent: they take care of the basketball.

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  • Cubs-Rockies, 1st Ld-Writethru,790
Cubs-Rockies, 1st Ld-Writethru,790

Kyle Hendricks got the start in the game and allowed three ERs on five hits and no walks while striking out six to pick up the win. On Monday at Pittsburgh, he gave up two hits and two runs in six innings in the Rockies' 6-2 victory. I felt really old, especially with my birthday, getting older."It was cool talking to them, cool being around y...

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  • Man City's Pep Guardiola: Breaking records can help team stay focused
Man City's Pep Guardiola: Breaking records can help team stay focused

The 47-year-old Spaniard has another season to run on the three-year contract he agreed when taking over at City in 2016, and is widely expected to agree a 12-month extension this summer. You'll be able to drop it. 'I know how the players reacted to a bad season, but still I don't know how they react to success. Some teams have played one more ga...

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  • Ettore Messina to coach in place of Gregg Popovich in Game 4
Ettore Messina to coach in place of Gregg Popovich in Game 4

The Warriors have dominated the series by a 16.3-point margin of victory. Winning one for Pop will be an uphill climb for the San Antonio Spurs . It's not like he was taking part in Oracle Arena's " Warriors " chant during a game. "This was about what I expected", Golden State coach Steve Kerr said.

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  • This SMOKESHOW Warriors Fan Was The Real MVP Of Game 2
This SMOKESHOW Warriors Fan Was The Real MVP Of Game 2

They outscored San Antonio 33-22 to turn a six-point halftime deficit into an 80-75 lead heading into the fourth quarter. San Antonio must knock down open shots during game 3 if they want to have a chance to keep up with the Warriors .

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  • Mike Mayock has harsh criticism for Big 12 defenses
Mike Mayock has harsh criticism for Big 12 defenses

That way it gets two immediate starters that could be perennial Pro Bowlers. With one win in 32 games, the Browns have Processed their way to an wonderful amount of draft capital. That narrows it to five: Browns, Giants , Jets , Bills, Dolphins. Cleveland grabbed Tyrod Taylor in the offseason and plans for him to start 2018.

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  • The Kid passes Super Mario as Pens blank Flyers
The Kid passes Super Mario as Pens blank Flyers

No bones were involved. Evgeni Malkin took advantage of a power play to get the Pittsburgh Penguins on the board, starting yet another rout as they defeated the Flyers 5-0 to take a commending 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinal series.

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  • Betts hits 3 HR, Red Sox oust Angels' Ohtani early, win
Betts hits 3 HR, Red Sox oust Angels' Ohtani early, win

David Price (2-1) yielded three hits and four walks over five comfortable innings as the Red Sox improved to 14-2, extending the AL's best start since 1987 by winning the opener of a three-game series between two clubs off to impressive starts.

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  • David De Gea Named In PFA Premier League Team Of The Year
David De Gea Named In PFA Premier League Team Of The Year

Championship champions-elect Wolves were unsurprisingly the best-represented side in the PFA Championship team of the year with three players. Liverpool fans would surely make cases for forward Roberto Firmino and left-back Andrew Robertson, while no players from outside the league's top-five sides have got the nod from their peers.

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  • Manchester City's Kyle Walker backs Liverpool to win Champions League
Manchester City's Kyle Walker backs Liverpool to win Champions League

Backed by City's Abu Dhabi-based owners, Guardiola has spent big money to bolster his squad and more reinforcements are likely to arrive before next season. "I wish them all the success in the Champions League because it would be fantastic for an English club to go and win it". Liverpool perhaps laid the blueprint in the Champions League ...

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  • Blue Jays-Royals game postponed due to hole in roof
Blue Jays-Royals game postponed due to hole in roof

Toronto and Kansas City will have a doubleheader tomorrow to make up for Mother Nature imposing her will and forcing the Blue Jays to deal with some bad karma quickly after their Twitter accounts lame troll backfired. Again, no injuries were reported. Monday's Cubs game at Wrigley Field against the Cardinals was postponed making it the Cubs' ...

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  • Manchester City Win 2017/18 Premier League Title, With 5 Games Remaining
Manchester City Win 2017/18 Premier League Title, With 5 Games Remaining

Manchester United must recover quickly from their shock 1-0 defeat by West Bromwich Albion as they try to seal a second-placed finish in the Premier League and an FA Cup triumph, midfielder Juan Mata has said. Guardiola has won the League Cup already for City this season but a first Premier League title, to go with the three La Liga titles he wo...

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  • Premier league giants given the go-ahead to sign Real Madrid star
Premier league giants given the go-ahead to sign Real Madrid star

Ronaldo did not travel with Los Blancos side that had a comfortable 2-1 win against Malaga in La Liga at the weekend. But dissing all such rumours, ahead of Roma's Champions League semi-final trip to Anfield next week, Pallotta has now firmly suggested the Italian side has no desire to cash in on a player and furthermore they will not even li...

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  • Mainz beat Freiburg 2-0 in Bundesliga bottom clash
Mainz beat Freiburg 2-0 in Bundesliga bottom clash

Referee Guido Winkmann called both sides back from the dressing room after consulting the video assistant referee (VAR ) system and penalised Freiburg for handball. By this point players from both sides had walked down the tunnel for the interval before Winkmann changed his decision and recalled the teams so Mainz could take their spot kick.

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  • Three things we learned: Real Madrid 1-3 Juventus
Three things we learned: Real Madrid 1-3 Juventus

Agnelli felt the decision to award the penalty was wrong and claimed Oliver should not have sent Gianluigi Buffon off in what is expected to be his final Champions League game. " Real Madrid could have scored more goals today, but Juventus and Buffon were great". "Everyone can decide what they want, if it's a penalty or not".

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