Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2, then fly to sister's funeral

Their output has caught up to those desires so far during the postseason. With six minutes remaining the Bucks had cut the lead to five, and Toronto led by just one after Milwaukee's rising star Giannis Antetokounmpo's layup with 2:46 to play. More..

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Oilers ready for Sharks best game
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Oilers ready for Sharks best game

Just like his longtime teammate and fellow pending unrestricted free agent Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau said on Monday that he would like to return to the Sharks next season. Thornton will undergo surgery to ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Larry Bird drives IndyCar to deliver Pacers' All-Star Game bid

While the Pacers could keep him, have him opt out, and then re-sign him to a bigger deal, there is nothing keeping George in IN at that point, and they could see him walk to a better situation. Well, four c...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

George insists comments were intended to motivate Pacers

It continued a disturbing trend for the Cavs , who have been giving up late, big leads with regularity. Leonard had 37 points, 11 rebounds and two assists while going 19-for-19 from the free throw line in th...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Pats' addition of former Bill Gillislee spells end for Blount

Terms were not disclosed, but a person with direct knowledge of the tender offer told The Associated Press last week that it is a two-year, $6.4 million deal. New England also has Brandon Bolden, D.J. Foster an...More..

Ichiro slugs HR in possible last Safeco at-bat
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Ichiro slugs HR in possible last Safeco at-bat

It was the first homer at Safeco as a visiting player for the 43-year-old Ichiro, who last went deep there April 18, 2012. In the ninth inning, Barraclough struck out pinch-hitter Mike Freeman to start the in...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to 'doubtful' for Game 3

The Blazers may have history on their side Saturday, considering the Warriors have gone just 2-6 in Game 3s in the past two seasons, including 0-4 last season. And this time, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irvin got a fi...More..

Browns zero in on No. 1 pick, trade for veteran QB unlikely
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Browns zero in on No. 1 pick, trade for veteran QB unlikely

No one knows for sure, but if the Browns want him, they might have to seize the moment. It's not only listening to the words that come out of the mouths of the coaches, players, or executives.but also diagnos...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

No Bones about it: Cormier, Johnson set for UFC rematch

From the first bell, everyone seemed a little confused as Anthony Johnson opted to grapple Cormier rather than keep his distance and utilise those bombs he's famously associated with, and it came back to haunt ...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Time for Spurs to prove their worth - Conte

The PFA Premier League Team of the Season has been announced, and as usual, there are a number of outstanding players who may feel hard done by not to have been included in the XI. Former England midfielder U...More..

Jose Mourinho fears worst after Ibrahimovic and Rojo injuries sour European win
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Jose Mourinho fears worst after Ibrahimovic and Rojo injuries sour European win

Later the match ended, Mourinho said: "I don't think they are easy injuries, but I prefer to wait for all the tests to be done tomorrow". But faced with a growing injury list, Mourinho said he doesn't want to...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Soyuz space capsule carrying American, Russian blasts off

EDT (GMT-4; 1:13 p.m. local time), roughly the moment Earth's rotation carried the rocket into the plane of the space station's orbit. Yurchikhin and Fischer's mission at the station lasts until September. An...More..

Albert Almora: Almora hits first homer in win over Brewers
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Albert Almora: Almora hits first homer in win over Brewers

Anthony Rizzo grounded out, and Russell followed with a drive into the left-field bleachers on a 2-0 count. "They kept extending at-bats and fouling off pitches, to their credit", Counsell said. With two out...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Isaiah Thomas back in Tacoma after death of sister

While some might be shocked by how Chicago has played as a No. 8 seed that was just 41-41, Butler made it clear he's not one of those folks. Rondo's night ended with 11 points and 14 assists on a night when all...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Cup win over Chelsea will leave them doubting title credentials, says Kane

Marcos Alonso was unable to take part in the contest due to feeling unwell, but Luiz insists his absence on the left can not be blamed for destabilising the team. Everton have won eight straight games at Goodis...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Cahill urges Chelsea to dig in after United defeat

We have five days to prepare for this game and then play to win. "They [United] showed more desire, more ambition, more motivation", the Guardian quoted Conte as saying. "It won't be easy because I th...More..

Rod Carew saved by heart from NFL player
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Rod Carew saved by heart from NFL player

Those two stories hadn't previously been connected, but the Ravens revealed today that Carew received Reuland's organs. Last fall, blood thinners he took as part of his LVAD protocol led to bleeding in his br...More..

Jackson says that a trade might be best for Carmelo, Knicks
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Jackson says that a trade might be best for Carmelo, Knicks

Phil said meeting with Melo was not contentious, but he told him with direction of team he'd be better off chasing championship elsewhere. Jackson said the Knicks "want a significant player" in return, addin...More..

Didier Drogba Officially Joins Phoenix Rising FC
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Didier Drogba Officially Joins Phoenix Rising FC

And he has taken an ownership stake in Phoenix Rising FC, joining a celebrity-studded group that includes Diplo and has the ambition of bringing the club to MLS in the next wave of league expansion . Lukaku ...More..

Ozil puts future on hold
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Ozil puts future on hold

Sanchez has just over a year remaining on his current deal and has attracted interest from a host of clubs, with Manchester City, Chelsea and Paris St Germain all expected to table bids this summer if the C...More..

Polo One for Arthur can deliver Scots Grand National glory
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Polo One for Arthur can deliver Scots Grand National glory

It was a well-deserved few hours for the Sligo native having belied his inexperience with the coolest of rides to win the world's most famous steeplechase at the first attempt. "After we'd gone one circuit, I w...More..

UFC Prez White: McGregor-Mayweather fight on the horizon
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

UFC Prez White: McGregor-Mayweather fight on the horizon

It wasn't long before he was asked about an update on the possibility of his biggest star, Conor McGregor , fighting one of the biggest stars in the history of boxing, Floyd Mayweather. With UFC 210 set to t...More..

N'Golo Kante Tips Eden Hazard For PFA Prize
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

N'Golo Kante Tips Eden Hazard For PFA Prize

Kante won the Premier League title with Leicester last term and has established himself as a key cog in Antonio Conte's Chelsea side following a £32million summer move. "If he is able to, he is a top, top pla...More..

Call him up! Tim Tebow blasts second minor-league home run
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Call him up! Tim Tebow blasts second minor-league home run

While his first homer barely made it over the fence, this one was a no-doubter. Plenty of mocked Tebow for taking a shot at professional baseball, but he hasn't exactly fallen flat on his face out there. He's...More..

Connor McDavid: McDavid first Oiler in 21 years with 100 PTS
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Connor McDavid: McDavid first Oiler in 21 years with 100 PTS

McDavid had 30 goals and 70 assists in his second season to finish with 11 more points than second-place Crosby and lead the Edmonton Oilers to their first playoff appearance since 2006. Vancouver has lost seve...More..

North and South Korea face off on Pyongyang football field
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

North and South Korea face off on Pyongyang football field

The initial US and South Korean assessments indicated it was a KN-15 medium-range missile, whose first publicly known test in February was considered by many foreign experts as a potentially worrying developmen...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

So close: Justin Rose comes up short in bid for green jacket

The Spaniard and Englishman began the final round sharing top spot on the leaderboard, with American young guns Rickie Fowler and 2015 victor Jordan Spieth in hot pursuit. "He's had his fair share of heartbreak...More..

Did Myles Garrett skip radio appearance to spite SEC Network's Booger McFarland?
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Did Myles Garrett skip radio appearance to spite SEC Network's Booger McFarland?

Therefore, if the Browns (or any other team who could possibly trade for the first pick) decide to pass on him, they'd be on his personal hit list. McFarland had this to say about Garrett and what could've ...More..

Morgan unlikely to be risked against Atletico - Shakespeare
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Morgan unlikely to be risked against Atletico - Shakespeare

Barkley, 23, now has seven Premier League assists to add to his four goals in 29 league appearances. Maybe the manager is keeping the team the same as last season . Lukaku was not involved in every attack, but...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Antoine Griezmann strikes late to deny Real Madrid on derby day

For Griezmann, a win that would help Atletico strengthen its hold on third place and an automatic Champions League berth is a matter of collective faith. Both players in question have consistently dismissed tal...More..

Bayern, Dortmund clash with Real Madrid, Monaco in mind
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Bayern, Dortmund clash with Real Madrid, Monaco in mind

For this match, Bayern Munich are without Douglas Costa, Thomas Müller, and Manuel Neuer, who are all now out injured. There are no fears for Hasan Salihamidzic, who is confident about Bayern Munich's chanc...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

New York Knicks vs. Chicago Bulls - 4/4/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

With 36.4 minutes per game in 2002-03, he not only led the team in playing time, but he was clearly the overall leader of that team in general. Anthony finished with 23 points. "You don't know what writing is...More..

Middlesbrough shoved closer to the drop as Hull hit four
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Middlesbrough shoved closer to the drop as Hull hit four

Hull now sit on 30 points having played 31 matches and captain Dawson is confident they can go on to retain their top-flight status. Considering the mess Hull were in when Marco Silva arrived in January - ...More..

Sam Allardyce expects Yohan Cabaye to miss Arsenal clash
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Sam Allardyce expects Yohan Cabaye to miss Arsenal clash

Another concern for Palace arose in the build-up to the trip to the south coast when Loic Remy suffered yet another injury setback, withdrawing from the travelling squad due to a calf issue. Sam Allardyce's ...More..

Sugar Bear reacts to Mama June's new size 8 body
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Sugar Bear reacts to Mama June's new size 8 body

Pumpkin and Boo Boo have been on the entire season of Not To Hot. "I feel like when people do disguises, it brings more attention to you. I highly doubt this is where it ends". When they did a follow up mont...More..

CDC: Birth Defects Affected 1 In 10 Babies Whose Moms Got Zika
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

CDC: Birth Defects Affected 1 In 10 Babies Whose Moms Got Zika

The CDC recommends that all babies born to mothers with possible Zika infection have a brain scan at birth, but only 1 in 4 now receives one. Puerto Rico, which has a separate registry, has recorded 3,363 c...More..

Seahawks GM: Sherman trade talks have occurred
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Seahawks GM: Sherman trade talks have occurred

He also said there has been open communication with Sherman and that the star corner is aware of what is going on. "This isn't a secret like this just came out of nowhere", Schneider said. "But at least we've...More..

Mets' Seth Lugo has torn elbow ligament, surgery possible
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Mets' Seth Lugo has torn elbow ligament, surgery possible

Adam Wainwright pitched with a torn UCL for six years although he ultimately needed Tommy John surgery, and Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka has avoided surgery while pitching with a tear. "He's going to miss some...More..

Stadium measure's defeat likely ends St. Louis' MLS chances
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Stadium measure's defeat likely ends St. Louis' MLS chances

The rejection also comes after the city's Board of Aldermen didn't bother putting up to public vote a plan to build a riverfront stadium for the now-departed St. But the effort was contingent on approval of pu...More..

Ryan: 'I Want Us to Become a Unified Majority'
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Ryan: 'I Want Us to Become a Unified Majority'

Insurers have to decide by June whether they will continue selling insurance to individuals in the Affordable Care Act marketplace next year. Members of the House Freedom Caucus, which Trump has blamed for th...More..