Cleveland Cavs Announcer Fred McLeod Dead at 67

James came to know McLeod quite well during his two stints with the Cavs. "We send our deepest condolences to his wife, Beth, and his entire family during this most hard time." . McLeod had been the full-time announcer with the Cavaliers since the ... More..

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All-rounder Kieron Pollard appointed as new West Indies' ODI and T20I captain
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

All-rounder Kieron Pollard appointed as new West Indies' ODI and T20I captain

Jason Holder will revert to the Test captaincy alone as Pollard takes over from him in 50-over cricket and from Carlos Brathwaite in T20. In T20s, Pollard has played 62 matches with an average of 21 with t...More..

Defending champ Osaka loses to Bencic in US Open's 4th round
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Defending champ Osaka loses to Bencic in US Open's 4th round

Momentum swung firmly in the 22-year-old Bencic's direction in the second set when Osaka double faulted to hand the Swiss a 3-2 lead and the top-seeded Japanese, who appeared to struggle with a troublesome left...More..

Bruce talks struggles of Almiron at Newcastle
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Bruce talks struggles of Almiron at Newcastle

In the previous five head to head records between these two sides, Leicester City has won three games and Newcastle United has won two games. "He might need just one to come off his backside and get up and ...More..

US Open Glance: Gauff, 15, to meet Osaka in Day 6 showdown
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

US Open Glance: Gauff, 15, to meet Osaka in Day 6 showdown

Gauff is the youngest player in the US Open third round since Anna Kournikova in 1996. In this case, it might just be justified. Gauff, who flaunted a refreshing fall print on court, arrived for her post-...More..

How reported Clowney trade to Seahawks could hurt 49ers
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

How reported Clowney trade to Seahawks could hurt 49ers

Clowney also fired longtime agent Bus Cook , as his future remains in limbo. He's earned three Pro Bowl bids in his career. But even if the Dolphins and Texans strike a deal - which wouldn't be surprising - ...More..

Arsenal vs Tottenham: Unai Emery hints at starting Aubameyang, Pepe, Lacazette
by | Friday, August 30, 2019

Arsenal vs Tottenham: Unai Emery hints at starting Aubameyang, Pepe, Lacazette

Tottenham Hotspur head into Sunday's north London derby badly in need of the injection of confidence a Premier League victory over old rivals Arsenal would surely bring. Spanish manager Unai Emery may ...More..

Rafael Nadal advances at US Open
by | Friday, August 30, 2019

Rafael Nadal advances at US Open

The American fell behind 3-0 at the start against Potapova, an 18-year-old from Russian Federation, then was broken to begin the second set and third before turning things around at Louis Armstrong Stadium. "I ...More..

Kohli, India set records in 318-run win over West Indies
by | Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Kohli, India set records in 318-run win over West Indies

Set an improbable 419 runs for victory on the penultimate day at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground, West Indies crumbled in quick time on a flat pitch for exactly 100 - their sixth lowest total against In...More..

SL to play three ODIs in Karachi
by | Tuesday, August 27, 2019

SL to play three ODIs in Karachi

Citing safety fears, Fernando said two Tests could instead be played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), where Pakistan has held many of its home series. The two boards said the teams were due to play two Test m...More..

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, 29, announces his retirement from the NFL
by | Monday, August 26, 2019

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, 29, announces his retirement from the NFL

Luck was the number one pick in the 2012 draft and was second in the National Football League for touchdown passes last season as the Colts reached the play-offs. Back at full strength, Luck led Indianapolis to...More..

Labuschagne strengthens Australia's grip on third Test
by | Sunday, August 25, 2019

Labuschagne strengthens Australia's grip on third Test

Labuschagne had made 70 when, just as happened with his second ball at Lord's, he was hit flush on the grille of his helmet by a steepling and rapid Jofra Archer delivery he could not evade in time. The 30-year...More..

Australia's Paine wants senior batsmen to step up and fill Smith void
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

Australia's Paine wants senior batsmen to step up and fill Smith void

Australia star Warner has endured a dismal series so far in England as he returns to Test cricket following a 12-month ban for his role in the team's ball-tampering scandal. "He obviously, like all the players,...More..

Sterling, De Bruyne superb in City's VAR-tainted draw with Spurs
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Sterling, De Bruyne superb in City's VAR-tainted draw with Spurs

Having only been introduced into the Premier League this season, it has already caused controversy, after a separate decision went against City last week. We want to treat supporters as adults. "We should hav...More..

Solskjaer: We're banking on Sanchez to come good here
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Solskjaer: We're banking on Sanchez to come good here

Inter are expected to have the option to make the 30-year-old's stay permanent at the end of his season-long loan. Sanchez's representatives are now in Manchester trying to find an agreement between Inter a...More..

Manchester City vs Tottenham | Clash of two ideologies
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Manchester City vs Tottenham | Clash of two ideologies

Pep Guardiola's side rejected their initial approach, but reports suggested that the German champions would get their man in a transfer worth £91 million. So, he can do it, yeah. "Troy has come in and scored...More..

Lue near deal to join Clippers' staff
by | Saturday, August 17, 2019

Lue near deal to join Clippers' staff

However, he won't be reuniting with LeBron James and the Lakers. The Lakers went in a different direction at head coach, adding Frank Vogel and Jason Kidd to their staff. Lue started under Rivers with the B...More..

Bayern Munich Keen To Sign Barcelona Star On Loan
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Bayern Munich Keen To Sign Barcelona Star On Loan

Coutinho is set to move to Tottenham for a fee of €23m and Spurs will also cover 100 per cent of his €12m salary. Coutinho's time at Barcelona has not gone to plan, while Liverpool achieved an incr...More..

Nadal reaches Montreal final after Monfils injury
by | Monday, August 12, 2019

Nadal reaches Montreal final after Monfils injury

Eighth seed Medvedev prevailed 6-1 7-6 (6) over Khachanov in a victory that will make him Russia's top-ranked player on Monday but felt he should have finished his rival off earlier. "He told me I had no chance...More..

Transfer: Dybala’s new club revealed after Man Utd, Spurs move collapse
by | Sunday, August 11, 2019

Transfer: Dybala’s new club revealed after Man Utd, Spurs move collapse

The deal would have broken Lillywhite's previous record, which is now held by Tanguy Ndombele only recently. "Carabao Cup, FA Cup, Premier League or Champions League ". Tottenham huffed and puffed and wer...More..

David Luiz leaves Chelsea for Arsenal in £8m deal
by | Saturday, August 10, 2019

David Luiz leaves Chelsea for Arsenal in £8m deal

The Daily Mail reports that Celtic had finalised the deal allowing Kieran Tierney to join Arsenal in a £ 25 million move, but were not prepared to lsoe a second key man. "I feel this is a great opportuni...More..

Mauricio Pochettino calls Philippe Coutinho as Brazilian nears loan move
by | Friday, August 09, 2019

Mauricio Pochettino calls Philippe Coutinho as Brazilian nears loan move

The player himself is also open to moving on, with his agents now looking at suitors in the Premier League. Football fans were rocked with some odd news on early Tuesday, as reports surfaced suggesting that ...More..

LeBron James passionately calls out NCAA for its new 'Rich Paul rule'
by | Thursday, August 08, 2019

LeBron James passionately calls out NCAA for its new 'Rich Paul rule'

One of those rules disqualifies Paul. James' agent Rich Paul , who also represents Ben Simmons , Anthony Davis , Draymond Green and others, doesn't have a college diploma. So when the NCAA made this criter...More..

Arsenal never discussed Coutinho loan - Emery
by | Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Arsenal never discussed Coutinho loan - Emery

Arsenal had considered swooping for Coutinho after it emerged that Barca were open to letting him go, but with Mesut Ozil still in the side and defensive reinforcements their priority in the closing days of the...More..

Manchester City reject Bayern Munich's first bid for Leroy Sane
by | Sunday, August 04, 2019

Manchester City reject Bayern Munich's first bid for Leroy Sane

It comes after Bayern Munich were forced to deny claims that Sane has agreed to join the German champions. Bild report "official offers" have been sent to both Manchester City and their player, althou...More..

LeBron James promises 'ether' response to David Griffin, critics
by | Saturday, August 03, 2019

LeBron James promises 'ether' response to David Griffin, critics

Griffin said after LeBron delivered on his promise to the city by bringing the Cavaliers their first championship, James lost his same focus about winning. "There was no way I was gonna stay for any amount of m...More..

Major League Baseball rumors: Top AL contender has inquired about Indians RHP Trevor Bauer
by | Thursday, August 01, 2019

Major League Baseball rumors: Top AL contender has inquired about Indians RHP Trevor Bauer

The Indians will receive outfielder Yasiel Puig as part of the deal, according to MLB Network's Jon Heyman, along with Padres outfielder Franmil Reyes and pitcher Logan Allen . Reyes, a rising star for th...More..

I want our young bowlers to be match-winners - Malinga
by | Sunday, July 28, 2019

I want our young bowlers to be match-winners - Malinga

Former worldwide opponents turned franchise team-mates at Mumbai Indians joined in. Mushfiqur made 67 while Sabbir added 60 as the duo shared an 111-run partnership for the fifth wicket but Bangladesh stutt...More..

Kawhi Leonard: I Was Very Close To Committing To Lakers Or Raptors
by | Saturday, July 27, 2019

Kawhi Leonard: I Was Very Close To Committing To Lakers Or Raptors

The Clippers, who beat out the Raptors and the Lakers to sign Leonard as a free agent and traded five first-round picks and two players to the Oklahoma City Thunder for George, maintained that their offse...More..

Floyd Mayweather's seven-word reaction to Manny Pacquiao's win over Keith Thurman
by | Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Floyd Mayweather's seven-word reaction to Manny Pacquiao's win over Keith Thurman

At 40 years old, Pacquiao secured the WBA Welterweight World Championship. It's insane to think that had a 42/1 underdog in Douglas not stopped the seemingly invincible Tyson on that cool February night, the ...More..

Lampard reveals he's been 'very much impressed' with Chelsea midfielder Jorginho
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Lampard reveals he's been 'very much impressed' with Chelsea midfielder Jorginho

We wanted to come out with a win, but I'm definitely happy. "We were not allowed play our own football". My job now is to work hard in pre-season with them. The Blues missed N'Golo Kante in midfield - the Fre...More..

Fans demand Nketiah is given minutes this season after Bayern Munich victor
by | Friday, July 19, 2019

Fans demand Nketiah is given minutes this season after Bayern Munich victor

Bukayo Saka, James Olayinka, and Gabriel Martinelli all netted in the 3-0 win over Colorado Rapids, while Dominic Thompson, Edward Nketiah, Robbie Burton, Tyreece John-Jules, and Zech Medley all started. Our re...More..

Fox makes history at the Open Championship
by | Friday, July 19, 2019

Fox makes history at the Open Championship

An hour into his round the first of the rain arrived to increase the difficulty level at Royal Portrush, hosting its first Open since 1951. But instead the 2014 Open champion and victor of three more majors, ...More..

Matthijs de Ligt signs for Juventus from Ajax on five-year deal
by | Friday, July 19, 2019

Matthijs de Ligt signs for Juventus from Ajax on five-year deal

It appeared at various points in the summer each side was close to signing him but it is the Italian giants who win this rat race. De Ligt will be joined at Juventus by Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey , wh...More..

Expectation Growing That Chris Paul Will Start Season on OKC Thunder
by | Friday, July 19, 2019

Expectation Growing That Chris Paul Will Start Season on OKC Thunder

It bears reminding that the Thunder are best-served by insisting they're comfortable holding onto Paul for the foreseeable future. Paul and his representatives have worked with the team to find a trade dest...More..

Leicester have rejected two bids for rumoured Manchester United target Maguire
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Leicester have rejected two bids for rumoured Manchester United target Maguire

United are the current hot favourites to land Maguire, but there has been some money come in for City to possibly hijack the move at the eleventh hour with the defender open to the idea to joining whichever clu...More..

Afcon 2019: Nigeria have forgotten about Algeria loss - Patrick Pascal
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Afcon 2019: Nigeria have forgotten about Algeria loss - Patrick Pascal

If they defeat Tunisia on Wednesday, they will extend the record to eight wins. "So, losing to them is not a shame and we have to be positive as we want to finish this competition well together". The second...More..

Djokovic Vows to Win Fans' Love with Federer Record in View
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Djokovic Vows to Win Fans' Love with Federer Record in View

Roger Federer lost the longest Wimbledon final against Novak Djokovic after engaging in an equally competitive battle for a little less than five hours. For now, Djokovic is content enough after emulating ...More..

Algeria: Super Eagles Change Training Ground As They Prepare for Algeria
by | Sunday, July 14, 2019

Algeria: Super Eagles Change Training Ground As They Prepare for Algeria

The Super Eagles finished top of a section including 2017 African champions Cameroon and Algeria on the road to Russian Federation previous year, defeating the Desert Foxes 3-1 at home before a 1-1 draw in th...More..

Wimbledon: Proud Federer one win from Martina record
by | Sunday, July 14, 2019

Wimbledon: Proud Federer one win from Martina record

But the infinitely cool, eternally unflappable Swiss has got ice in his veins, ruthlessness belied by his gentlemanly disposition. Rafael Nadal leaves the court after Friday's match . Federer regained the ...More..