International Olympic Committee panel to make final call on Russian athletes

The worst offenders, far and away, have been the Russians - not just a few dirty athletes, but the entire apparatus of the state sports system, including government ministers, the heads of national sports federations (often important political player... More..

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Mourinho Cleaning House At Man United, To Sell Schweinsteiger, Mata and more
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Mourinho Cleaning House At Man United, To Sell Schweinsteiger, Mata and more

Jose Mourinho is a fantasitc appointment. Ex-Sweden worldwide Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be donning the famous red shirt while Ivorian Eric Bailly has also been brought in at the heart of defence from Villarre...More..

by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Brewers catcher Lucroy blocks trade to Indians

The Mets have also reportedly put their talks for Jay Bruce on hold, which could perhaps suggest that they've turned their focus on completing a Lucroy deal. "As of right now, I'm still a Brewer, and I'm going...More..

Draymond Green's woes continue after posting penis picture to Snapchat
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Draymond Green's woes continue after posting penis picture to Snapchat

Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green is in trouble again after sending a picture of his penis around social media. "It was a situation where it was meant to be a private message", Green said. Green's tu...More..

Rain postpones Sprint Cup race at Pocono to Monday
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Rain postpones Sprint Cup race at Pocono to Monday

Menard has just two top-10 finishes all season and showed no signs of developing into a threat for making the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. We all saw a moment in NASCAR history last week as Stew...More..

Russia's Olympic teams head to Rio, some remain after doping scandal
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Russia's Olympic teams head to Rio, some remain after doping scandal

Adding to the situation the International Olympic Committee's decision not to ban Russian Federation outright due to state sponsored doping. "We need to fight for those athletes who were disqualified". It's jus...More..

Wade Davis: Dodgers showing interest in RP Wade Davis
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Wade Davis: Dodgers showing interest in RP Wade Davis

It turns out that a team looking to acquire Kansas City Royals reliever Wade Davis this deadline may have to take on some extra weight in order to do so. Davis has a 1.60 ERA and 21 saves in 35 appearances. ...More..

Odell Beckham Jr. Carted off the Field with Leg Injury
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Odell Beckham Jr. Carted off the Field with Leg Injury

Odell Beckham Jr. will likely be taking it easy at workouts this week. Beckham said in a recent GQ interview that Norman has made a name off him and signed a five-year, $75 million deal with the Redskins beca...More..

About 100 Athletes Evacuated from Rio Olympic Village Building amid Fire
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

About 100 Athletes Evacuated from Rio Olympic Village Building amid Fire

Syria has a team at these Olympics but Rami Anis would rather compete as a refugee. "I send my hugs and best wishes wherever you might be". "But I feel a bit of sadness that I m not participating as a Syrian....More..

Texans star WR DeAndre Hopkins not at training camp
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Texans star WR DeAndre Hopkins not at training camp

For a guy that's averaged 79 catches for 1,177 yards and six touchdowns per season through his first three years in the league, that's a massive underpay, and one can understand Hopkins' frustration. The wide r...More..

Yankees Trade Andrew Miller to Cleveland Indians For Prospects
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Yankees Trade Andrew Miller to Cleveland Indians For Prospects

Feyereisen. The Indians have a deal in place for catcher Jonathan Lucroy , but Lucroy has a no-trade clause and has yet to allow the move to take place. With Cody Allen as the Indians' closer, Miller will li...More..

by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Storms interrupt PGA Championship at Baltusrol

The two-time victor of the tournament shot 74 in his first round and despite improving to card a 69 on Friday, he still didnt do enough to progress. Streb hasn't had a top 10 on the PGA Tour since he tied for...More..

by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Monfils tops Goffin to reach Toronto quarterfinals

Of the eight remaining players in the tournament, six of them are top-10 seeds, with No. 10 Gael Monfils of France being the only seeded player to not receive a first-round bye. The world number one usually pl...More..

by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Australia team safe after Rio Olympic Village fire evacuation

Australia's women's eight rowing crew will borrow a Brazilian boat to compete at the Rio Olympics. USADA concluded that Lobinstev's positive test in June stemmed from use before the ban on meldonium. The fire...More..

Biden says Trump has 'no clue' about needs of middle class
by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Biden says Trump has 'no clue' about needs of middle class

Terrill). Outperforming 2012 and 2008 DNC showings from Barack Obama, the Clinton speech faces respective formidable tallies of 35.7 million and 38 million viewers. And during his speech, he also totally ...More..

by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Banned Russian athletes get their own games

WADA Independent Commission released a report on July 18 on the results of its probe into the accusations of doping and manipulation of tests by Russian athletes and officials at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic G...More..

by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Australia evacuates Rio Olympic lodging after small fire

At least a dozen other teams also complained of problems that affected about 400 of the 3,600 rooms in the sprawling compound. "What we think has happened is that a cigarette has been thrown in a rubbish bin ...More..

FairFX to kick off tie-up with Premier League champs Leicester
by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

FairFX to kick off tie-up with Premier League champs Leicester

Besides, after the printed material was done as Leicester's pre-season base in Los Angeles , boss Claudio Ranieri examined his fulfillment at holding the 19-year-old. Leicester have enjoyed a strong commerc...More..

Giants acquire All-Star Nunez from Twins
by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Giants acquire All-Star Nunez from Twins

A former Yankee, Nunez was acquired by the Minnesota Twins on April 7, 2014 in exchange for minor league pitcher Miguel Sulbaran. Antony said he thinks Mejia is "fairly close" to being big-league ready and ...More..

Pittsburgh Pirates trade Mark Melancon
by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Pittsburgh Pirates trade Mark Melancon

This comes as welcome news for the Nationals team and its fans following their unsuccessful attempts to get Aroldis Chapman on the roster. Melancon, 31, comes to the Nationals on the heels of almost four sea...More..

Chelsea Fall To Under-Strengthened Real
by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Chelsea Fall To Under-Strengthened Real

Zinedine Zidane made a number of changes in the second period and a youthful Real nearly conceded victory as Chelsea piled on the pressure but time just ran out. He robs Aina before whizzing his way by a numb...More..

International Champions Cup: Celtic 1-3 Barcelona
by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

International Champions Cup: Celtic 1-3 Barcelona

And while Messi is in the mood to do as much damage as possible to the Scottish champs, he believes the next 90 minutes will provide Celtic with a flawless opportunity to fine tune their preparations for next...More..

by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Andy Murray impressed with Kyle Edmund progression

Kyle Edmund faces the biggest test of his young career on Sunday when he will attempt to guide Davis Cup champions Great Britain into the semi-finals again. But the weather cleared and Lajovic put Serbia ...More..

by | Saturday, July 30, 2016

Powerball weekend jackpot climbs to $478 million

The $50,000 winning ticket in Rockland County was sold at the Fuel Mart at 53 Route 50 in Nyack . No victor has stepped forward yet as of Thursday afternoon as the owner of the ticket sold in St. To get the ...More..

We need to improve in all aspects: West Indies skipper Jason Holder
by | Saturday, July 30, 2016

We need to improve in all aspects: West Indies skipper Jason Holder

At this moment, we have the momentum and every-thing is going well. "Additionally as well, we are also cognisant that it's a long weekend, being that it is a holiday weekend. I haven't played here so I can't ...More..

by | Saturday, July 30, 2016

Finn in frame for quick return to Test side

Pakistan won the first match in the four-Test series by 75 runs at Lord's. Cook made an unbeaten 76, which included a 55-ball fifty - the fastest of his Test career - while Root was 71 not out in a total of 1...More..

Rosberg defeats Hamilton in German Grand Prix first practice
by | Saturday, July 30, 2016

Rosberg defeats Hamilton in German Grand Prix first practice

Elsewhere on the grid, Daniel Ricciardo issued the flawless response to the increased scrutiny that Max Verstappen's impressive form has put him under. The reality is that as a driver double-yellow -flags mea...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Crash kills Nebraska punter, former Michigan State punter

Police believe the two were killed instantly in the crash, but Delahoussaye, who was sitting in the backseat, emerged with second-degree burns on his left leg, stitches in his head and bruised ribs. Despite the...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Volleyballer Tetyukhin named Russia's flag bearer in Rio

No track and field athletes were among the contingent heading for Rio, since the entire track team is banned from competing, except for a single US -based long jumper, following revelations of widespread doping...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Davis Cup: Britain wins doubles, leads Serbia 2-1

Murray decided not to play in the quarterfinals a few days after his second Wimbledon title but was there to support the team. Kyle Edmund stepped up to the plate as the British No. Judging by Lajovic's perfo...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Piazza and Griffey officially inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

During his enshrinement speech, The Kid dropped a fun story about his kid, Trey Griffey , a wide receiver at Arizona. "And I think once I started looking at the kids, it made it a little tough, " he said. Ju...More..

Sam Allardyce not sure about retaining Wayne Rooney as England captain
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Sam Allardyce not sure about retaining Wayne Rooney as England captain

Their disastrous campaign under predecessor Roy Hodgson culminated in a humiliating exit to Iceland in the last 16 . "We going to get into the qualifiers, try to qualify for the World Cup and when we go next...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

New Baton Rouge Images Show Attack Pre-Planned

Shortly before the ambush that killed three law enforcement officers in Louisiana, the gunman was stalking a Baton Rouge police vehicle with his rifle poised to shoot, police said. "Knowing these guys were out ...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Ryan Fitzpatrick re-signs with the New York Jets

As it is now being reported, the deal was accepted. Playing with power forward-sized wideouts Marshall and Decker, Fitzpatrick threw 31 touchdown passes past year, a single-season team record, and compiled a ...More..

Tennis stars Raonic, Halep withdraw from Olympics, cite Zika
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Tennis stars Raonic, Halep withdraw from Olympics, cite Zika

However, the 30-year-old revealed on Saturday that he will not feature in the Games due to uncertainty over the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which has been linked to severe defects in newborn babies. Earlier, wor...More..

Lee equals Championship record on opening day of Women's British Open
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Lee equals Championship record on opening day of Women's British Open

Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn was in second place on Thursday after collecting seven birdies in a 65, one ahead of Shanshan Feng of China. "I left some shots out there", said the 18-year-old Canadian. "I saw he...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Arsenal squad to take on MLS All-Stars announced

West, MLS USA vs. MLS World, and MLS All-Stars vs. a guest team like we'll see in Arsenal . This game will be something the city would embrace as a host, but which ASG format would be best for the league...More..

Indiana GOP panel backs Gov. Pence's preferred successor
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Indiana GOP panel backs Gov. Pence's preferred successor

Dan Coats' state chief of staff. With Holcomb named to run for governor that leaves a new vacancy on the Republican ticket. He'll face a tough fall matchup against Democrat John Gregg, a former Indiana Hous...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Australians move into Rio Olympic village - a few days late

Battered by bad news over the Zika virus , heavy pollution in the Olympic sailing and rowing areas and rampant armed crime across Rio, Mayor Eduardo Paes has frequently found himself on the defensive. "Ours ...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Curfew imposed on Srinagar again; Separatists calls for boycott of MLAs

Among those killed in the violence are two policemen while 5,500 persons, including over 3,000 security personnel, have been injured. Kashmiri protestors shout pro-independence and anti-India slogans as they ...More..

Manchester United plane arrives safely after getting 'lost' in China
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Manchester United plane arrives safely after getting 'lost' in China

Since taking on their respective Manchester football giants, each manager has insisted they will not concentrate on each other too much. "I am pretty sure they will be stronger than previous year". We have a go...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Dickey struggles with home run ball, Blue Jays lose 14-5

Cruz hit his ninth career grand slam against R.A. Dickey in the third and added a three-run shot against Drew Storen in the eighth for seven RBIs in the game. "There weren't a lot of opportunities but, in a g...More..

Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says "sport needs me to win"

As it stands, Bolt's record time of 9.98 seconds is the best time ever recorded indoors in athletics history, but it is yet to be seen if he will attain the same feat in the 200m indoor event. A few other athle...More..

EFL draw: U23s learn their fate
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

EFL draw: U23s learn their fate

Not all Premier League clubs are on the same page, though, with the likes of Arsenal, Manchester United and Manchester City rejecting their invitations. "There's some really high calibre teams in the draw", he ...More..

Ravens agree to 1-year deal with OL Long, pending physical
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Ravens agree to 1-year deal with OL Long, pending physical

If all goes well, the 31-year-old four-time Pro Bowl selection could sign with the Ravens. Four-time Pro Bowl offensive tackle Jake Long has agreed to terms with the Baltimore Ravens. Long can also play multi...More..

Pagliuca Named to NABC Honors Court
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Pagliuca Named to NABC Honors Court

It marks the second straight season that Rohleder was named to Honors Court, while Budke and Winter were named to the list for the first time. The other Owls selected were Michael Bozzuto (Wolcott, Conn.), A...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Democrat CHAOS: Bernie Sanders booed by OWN SUPPORTERS for backing Hillary Clinton

At a midday meeting with the almost 1,900 delegates he won in the primaries, Mr Sanders urged them to back Mrs Clinton in November against Donald Trump. Mr Sanders had called on his supporters to get behind the...More..

Roo Still Massive For England, Says Allardyce
by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Roo Still Massive For England, Says Allardyce

Harry Redknapp believes Sam Allardyce will have to tempt John Terry out of retirement if he takes the England captaincy off Wayne Rooney . "It's far too early to make any predictions". Hodgson's attempts...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Juventus sign Gonzalo Higuain for 90 million euros

Arsenal are not out of the race to sign Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain after a fresh report claimed that the Serie A club would prefer to sell their prized asset to a club overseas, as opposed to Scudetto ...More..

NFL reinstates suspended Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon
by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

NFL reinstates suspended Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon

He will be permitted to participate in all preseason activities, including practices and games. But as you acknowledged, ultimately, your future is your responsibility. Except sometimes it doesn't even matter w...More..