Raptors beat Bucks 87-76 in slugfest, tie series at 2-2

There's three games left, the Raptors could (and probably should) feel as if they've finally "figured something out" for the first time this series. The Toronto Raptors have evened their best-of-seven National Basketball Association playoff seri... More..

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by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Latos to pitch for Blue Jays against Angels on Friday

Manager John Gibbons says he's optimistic Happ will be ready to return at the end of his DL stint, or shortly after. "I thought the baseball gods were punishing us for something, I don't know what it could be"...More..

Bruins will bring back Bruce Cassidy as coach
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Bruins will bring back Bruce Cassidy as coach

During Cassidy's time as head coach this season, the Bruins led the league in goals per game and were tied for second in wins. The Bruins fell to the Ottawa Senators in six games in the first-round of the playo...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Warriors move on with a sweep of the Trail Blazers

The first-round sweep was sweet, even in Portland's house. Golden State finished atop the conference this season with the best overall record in the National Basketball Association (67-15). "I just said tha...More..

Nene flawless solution for Rockets in Game 4 win over Thunder
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Nene flawless solution for Rockets in Game 4 win over Thunder

The Thunder said Westbrook joined Wilt Chamberlain as the only players to claim three consecutive playoff triple-doubles. Don't make it "Russell and the rest of the guys" or 'Russell against Houston.' I don't w...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Chelsea still a team in transition, says Conte

Chelsea and Tottenham were the visitors on Saturday evening, whilst Manchester City faced Arsenal the following day. "I can not guarantee anything in life". But we try to make a good balance in the way we pla...More..

Giants catcher Buster Posey starts working out, reports feeling good
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Giants catcher Buster Posey starts working out, reports feeling good

Still, Posey now heads to the seven-day disabled list as San Francisco takes an extra cautious approach. Giants catcher Buster Posey was struck in the head following a 0-1 fastball form Diamondbacks starter ...More..

Matt Barnes was suspended four games on Monday. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Matt Barnes was suspended four games on Monday. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Barnes was suspended four games, but he can play pending an appeal. He will be able to pitch during the process. The four-game suspension is both in line with similar situations in the past and laughably li...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Celtics dominate Bulls in back to back games tying series 2-2

Smart is literally laughing off Butler's comments. I'm crossing my fingers that Hoiberg figures out quickly how Stevens is goading him to make match-up mistakes by defending instead of scoring more than the opp...More..

Europa-chasing Everton held by West Ham in Premier League
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Europa-chasing Everton held by West Ham in Premier League

Lookman forced two opportunities in quick succession and put both wide, while Stekelenburg saved from Manuel Lanzini but there were few nervous moments for either side. It actually took Everton until the 70th...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Raiders want resolution on Marshawn Lynch before draft

Marshawn Lynch is willing to come out of retirement to play for the Oakland Raiders, but it doesn't sound like contract talks between the star running back and his hometown team are going all that well. Oak...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Group Led By Jeb Bush, Derek Jeter Wins Bid To Purchase Marlins

While no purchase price has been announced, it was reported earlier in the year that owner Loria had a deal in place to sell the franchise for $1.6 billion. Samson subsequently declined to comment on reports ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep into 2nd round

LeBron James made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:08 to play and helped the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers hold off the Indiana Pacers for a series-clinching 106-102 victory Sunday. Kyrie Irving added 2...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Aaron Hernandez's Family To Hold Private Funeral In Connecticut

Hernandez's family released a statement for the public's "thoughtful expressions of condolences". According to the AP, a judge on Friday ordered that key evidence in Hernandez's death be preserved so the family...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Ramos beats Pouille to reach Monte Carlo final

The Scott needs to get his act together and have playing time under his belt to get his serve back, if he is to go the distance at Roland Garros after losing the final a year ago. Albert is playing really well....More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic 'knows formula to stop Romelu Lukaku'

The best chance of the half came on 31 minutes as Cheikhou Kouyate had a strike from distance, but it rolled wide of the post as the clubs went into the break scoreless. West Ham could recoup £12m should the m...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Houston Rockets Preview: Game 4 vs. OKC Thunder

Williams and Gordon had 18 points apiece, but the hero as the Rockets took control of the series was Nene. Either score a bunch of points or play some defense in the first quarter. This time, Houston needed a 4...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

After Middlesbrough Victory, Arsene Wenger Demands Perfection from Ailing Arsenal Squad

The result leaves Arsenal in sixth position, seven points behind fourth-placed Manchester City who have played one match more. Asked if their top-four hopes would have ended had they not won at the Riversid...More..

Wladimir Klitschko warns Anthony Joshua not to let his mind wander
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Wladimir Klitschko warns Anthony Joshua not to let his mind wander

ANTHONY JOSHUA is leaving no stone unturned as he prepares to fight Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday - even resorting to a freaky ancient muscle treatment. "I'd love to fight in Africa like Ali and Foreman did, t...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Serena Williams at No. 1, despite not playing since January

Monday's Instagram post marked the first time she had publicly addressed her pregnancy. Serena Williams sure has a way with words. The 35-year-old moved up one place during a week dedicated to Fed Cup act...More..

Malcolm Butler Reportedly 'Highly Unlikely' to Be Traded Despite Saints Interest
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Malcolm Butler Reportedly 'Highly Unlikely' to Be Traded Despite Saints Interest

In fact, New Orleans hosted Butler for a visit in the early stages of free agency. Despite being a Pro Bowl snub last season, he was still recognized as one of the best corners in the league en route to helpi...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

World No 2 tennis player Serena Williams confirms her pregnancy

After deleting the Snapchat post, there was speculation as to whether Williams was just playing with fans - even as good wishes flowed in from fellow celebrities and US Open Tennis. Court took another year'...More..

Gasol lifts Grizzlies past Spurs 110-108 in OT
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Gasol lifts Grizzlies past Spurs 110-108 in OT

After the Grizzlies got blasted in the two games in San Antonio, many assumed this series would go quickly in favor of the Spurs, but after two gritty wins in Memphis, the series is now tied at 2-2 going ...More..

Rangers Wait to See Who They'll Face in Second Round of Playoffs
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Rangers Wait to See Who They'll Face in Second Round of Playoffs

ABOUT THE RANGERS: After a lackluster effort in Game 3 in which NY managed a series-low 21, coach Alain Vigneault traded sandpaper for skill by inserting rookie Pavel Buchnevich on a line with Chris Kreider ...More..

Marlins' combined no-hitter attempt vs. Mariners broken up in 9th
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Marlins' combined no-hitter attempt vs. Mariners broken up in 9th

Zych walked Stanton before getting Justin Bour to ground into a double play. Nick Vincent, Evan Marshall Marc Rzepczynski closed out the victory. Thousands of them stood and roared with approval Wednesday, af...More..

Harden has 37 points, Rockets rout Thunder, Westbrook 118-87
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Harden has 37 points, Rockets rout Thunder, Westbrook 118-87

As far as first-round matchups go, it doesn't get much better than this, as James Harden and Russell Westbrook - the NBA's top-two MVP candidates - are set to go toe-to-toe at least four games in a row. "When...More..

Bayern Munich held to draw by Mainz; Guerreiro nets winner for Dortmund
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Bayern Munich held to draw by Mainz; Guerreiro nets winner for Dortmund

Arturo Vidal lost the ball on the edge of Bayern area and ex-Barcelona midfielder Bojan Krkic snapped up possession to slot his first goal for Mainz to stun the home crowd. Dortmund, eliminated by Monaco fr...More..

Rockets' Beverley fined $25000 for confronting fan
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Rockets' Beverley fined $25000 for confronting fan

Game 4 is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Oklahoma City . During the first half of the game Beverley was knocked off his feet in a layup attempt, landing on a fan's feet. Asked how the fan responded to him...More..

Neuer confirmed out for the rest of the season
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Neuer confirmed out for the rest of the season

We've now got an equally tough game to come on Sunday. Ramos has been in inspired form for Real this season, playing a crucial part in their side which is on course for La Liga and Champions League glory. "I ...More..

Westbrook sets triple-double record, Thunder beat Nuggets
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Westbrook sets triple-double record, Thunder beat Nuggets

He broke the record previously owned by Oscar Robertson , which had 41 triple-doubles in the 1961-1962 NBA Season. That was until the Oklahoma City Thunder faced the Denver Nuggets. George paced the East in...More..

Nadal on course for a 10th title
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Nadal on course for a 10th title

Goffin had never beaten a top-three opponent in 14 attempts prior to facing the 12-time grand slam champion, but came through an absorbing contest 6-2 3-6 7-5 on Court Rainier III. As for Goffin, the world numb...More..

Colts unveil 2017 regular season schedule
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Colts unveil 2017 regular season schedule

The NFL Schedule was released on Thursday. Should L.A. win this hard opening game, it could set the tone for the rest of the season. The Washington Post and others cited league sources saying Washington will ...More..

Patriots extend RB James White on a three-year contract
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Patriots extend RB James White on a three-year contract

For comparison's sake, the Patriots haven't paid any running back more than $2 million in a single season since 2010. Dion Lewis and Rex Burkhead (signed as an unrestricted free agent in March) become fre...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Billic expects West Ham star to be fit to face Everton

A victory over Everton this weekend would move the Hammers to level on points with Watford in 10th, but they face a tough task this weekend, with Ronald Koeman's men harbouring ambitions of qualifying for Eur...More..

Patriots 2017 National Football League schedule is released
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Patriots 2017 National Football League schedule is released

The Patriots will host Atlanta in a rematch of Super Bowl LI on Sunday night , October 22. But it will also take place with National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell in attendance, and the fan rece...More..

Packers Will Face Seahawks, Falcons to Start Season
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Packers Will Face Seahawks, Falcons to Start Season

The Packers will open at home for the first time since the 2012 season. The Falcons are scheduled to play their first regular-season NFL game at the Mercedes-Benz Dome against the Green Bay Packers on Septe...More..

Falcons to open new Stadium against Packers
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Falcons to open new Stadium against Packers

The team has four prime-time games this year , including two Sunday Night and one Monday Night game, all of which are at home. The Packers will host Cincinnati in Week 3 and the Bears in Week 4 before he...More..

What elite athletes can teach us about pregnancy
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

What elite athletes can teach us about pregnancy

Pregnant Serena Williams seems as if she will attract more corporate sponsors and this will probably result in the increase of William's net worth. It's no secret tennis isn't as popular in the United St...More..

Williams to miss rest of season after announcing pregnancy
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Williams to miss rest of season after announcing pregnancy

Williams, who got engaged to Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian late past year, has nothing left to prove on the court, and considering she's older than both Clijsters and Azarenka were when they took their respec...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Phaneuf scores in OT as Senators tie series against Bruins

The Ottawa Senators needed a late rally in Game 2 to tie their NHL Eastern Conference playoff series with the Boston Bruins. The Senators extended the game with a third-period rally that saw them scor...More..

Brewers hit 3 HRS, beat the Cardinals 7-5
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Brewers hit 3 HRS, beat the Cardinals 7-5

All seven of the Brewers' runs came in on home run hits from Travis Shaw (his fifth), Eric Thames (his eighth), and Jett Bandy (his fourth). The Brewers blew leads in each of their last two games as the bul...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

And as the match started, the rumblings grew louder, with Real Madrid succumbing to an early goal from Sporting Gijon. Madrid twice fought back from a goal down against the relegation-threatened side at...More..

UCL semis: Madrid to face Atletico
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

UCL semis: Madrid to face Atletico

Betting on La Liga? Our fans and our players have known how to come back from playing two Champions League finals and losing them. Prediction: Juventus are the most complete team left in the Champions Leagu...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

The 49ers Should Select Cornerback Sidney Jones in the NFL Draft

They also need an additional talent influx, and there is no clear solution at No. 3 overall in terms of a draft pick. Many will question the amount of time Trubisky has played in the college ranks at this sta...More..

Wenger To Make 4 Changes: Predicted Arsenal XI To Face West Ham
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Wenger To Make 4 Changes: Predicted Arsenal XI To Face West Ham

And, despite a convincing victory against West Ham, celebrations were once again a talking point. Substitutes: Robert Snodgrass (for Antonio, 45 minutes) 5, Diafra Sakho (for Carroll, 63 minutes) 5, Edmilson Fe...More..

Mourinho hails Herrera and Darmian after sinking Chelsea
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Mourinho hails Herrera and Darmian after sinking Chelsea

Martial has scored seven goals this term and been left out of the United squad entirely on occasions, including Sunday's impressive 2-0 win against Premier League leaders Chelsea . "They have to keep pushing u...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Maple Leafs blow lead, draw Capitals in first round

Toronto will play the Ottawa Senators in the first round of the playoffs if the Maple Leafs pick up at least a point in their season finale against Columbus on Sunday. The organization has been dramatically...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Antonio Conte rates Chelsea title chances 50-50 after Manchester United defeat

Mourinho played down his decision to ask Rashford to lead the line, noting he had been a regular throughout this season, but he was clearly pleased with the youngster's progress. Chelsea was without first-choi...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Bozak's OT goal gives Maple Leafs series lead over Capitals

On top of all of that, look for Caps' goaltender, Braden Holtby , to dial his level of play up another level. Tom Wilson celebrates one of his two first period goals. "We knew after that, we can do our busin...More..

Bottas beats Hamilton to take pole position at Bahrain GP
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Bottas beats Hamilton to take pole position at Bahrain GP

At the top of the timesheets, Hamilton's 1:32.822 sat as the fastest time for the majority of the morning before Daniel Ricciardo logged a 1:32.349 just before the day's midway point. "It cost us a few quid t...More..