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Manchester City offers Raheem Sterling plus cash for Alexis Sanchez Manchester City offers Raheem Sterling plus cash for Alexis Sanchez
- August 30, 2017

While Wenger remains open to offers for the Englishman, the lack of interest in the 25-year-old is likely to see him stay until January at least. England star Sterling has started the season well, scoring the victor at Bournemouth and equaliser against Everton . (more...)
Joseph doesn't expect trade of Ward Joseph doesn't expect trade of Ward
- August 30, 2017

After making the Pro Bowl during his final year in Cleveland thanks to 112 stops, 1.5 sacks, two interceptions, one fumble recovery and one defensive touchdown, Ward made his presence known in the "Mile High City" by making the Pro Bowl during his first two seasons with the Broncos. (more...)
Ian Wright savages Arsenal & Arsene Wenger Ian Wright savages Arsenal & Arsene Wenger
- August 30, 2017

The quality of the players are completely different. "The team in our generation were more physical but this generation are better football players, there's no doubt about that". "But you're not going to tell me [Mesut] Ozil is not a leader?" You're not going to tell me Petr Cech is not a leader. "We wanted to achieve a positive result before the global break but we were simply not good enough during the 90 minutes and Liverpool deserved the win without a doubt". (more...)
Trentin sprints to stage win as Froome retains lead Trentin sprints to stage win as Froome retains lead
- August 30, 2017

There's some exciting news about Spain's biggest team, Movistar , and we look ahead to stage 11 with Igor Anton, who won on the same climb back in 2006. Italian Stage 3 victor Vincenzo Nibali ( Bahrain Merida ) had piled on the pressure on the descent but it was former Sky rider Roche who eventually managed to establish a gap over his old friend in red, Froome. (more...)
Nike Unveils Kevin Durant Red Velvet Cupcake Sneakers Nike Unveils Kevin Durant Red Velvet Cupcake Sneakers
- August 30, 2017

Per Forbes , Under Armour's shoe sales - with Curry's sneaker being their biggest seller - had a massive first quarter of 2016 before fading significantly the rest of the year. Simmons even gave Durant a chance to run it back by asking if he thought Curry might approve of it, but he maintained his stance by declaring that "everybody" knew it to be true. (more...)
Chelsea: Blues close in on Leicester star, Cagliari eye departing striker Chelsea: Blues close in on Leicester star, Cagliari eye departing striker
- August 30, 2017

Oxlade-Chamberlain can play in midfield or out wide in attack but the England ace is expected to provide stiff competition to Victor Moses in the right wing-back role once he completes his switch to Chelsea . And he was linked with a return to boyhood club Manchester United last summer after Leicester won the title under Claudio Ranieri. No secret Loic Remy is one of those players Antonio Conte does not rely on for the 2017/18 campaign. (more...)
Celtics, Cavs Haven't Been In Contact On Amended Trade Celtics, Cavs Haven't Been In Contact On Amended Trade
- August 30, 2017

The two sides will have until Thursday to mutually agree to the current deal that is in place, and most reports at the moment indicate that this trade will go through. When the Celtics settled in for negotiations with Cleveland, no timeline was given for Thomas' return to action. Word could come soon on the validity of the trade that would send Isaiah Thomas to the Cavaliers and Kyrie Irving to the Celtics . (more...)
PodcastOne Debuts Sports Podcast Network Featuring New Jim Harbaugh Show PodcastOne Debuts Sports Podcast Network Featuring New Jim Harbaugh Show
- August 30, 2017

J.T. Rogan, Harbaugh's director of operations/communications at MI, will also be involved. In fact, Harbaugh is embracing the fact that people are just slightly annoyed at his roster secrecy. "So, no, we're not announcing our starting quarterback". "I have not seen the starting quarterback come out of Florida", he said. "We have a small group of players that have made some choices that are extremely disappointing", McElwain said upon suspending the 7. (more...)
Sharapova edges past Halep on Grand Slam return Sharapova edges past Halep on Grand Slam return
- August 30, 2017

Well, jeez. She just won this tournament a decade ago, so watch out. Maria Sharapova won on her return to Grand Slam action on Monday night after serving a 15-month doping ban, knocking second seed Simona Halep out 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 at the US Open in a victory that is sure to raise to question marks over the wildcard system . (more...)
Federer in same half as Nadal Federer in same half as Nadal
- August 29, 2017

Williams, Jelena Ostapenko and Garbine Muguruza won the Australian Open , the French Open and Wimbledon , respectively for the women. "We never played in NY, so I think that would be fun for everybody involved". It's much more open now. If you're looking for an American man to do well, stick with John Isner . Monday's opponent, King, has his own story - the first player from Barbados in the main draw. (more...)
Everton 'closing in on Nikola Vlasic' Everton 'closing in on Nikola Vlasic'
- August 29, 2017

Hajduk Split would like the deal financially, of course, with Everton's money making the bank balance more secure, but losing Vlasic will have serious implications on the pitch. The Toffees will reject offers from Olympiakos for Kevin Mirallas who was dropped on Sunday. 'The transfer window runs until August 31, sometimes transfers happen a minute before midnight. (more...)
Murray the latest to withdraw from US Open due to injury
- August 29, 2017

I obviously spoke to a lot of hip specialists. "And ultimately, that's what I was here to try and do". The US Open champion in 2012, Murray has not played since losing to Sam Querrey in the quarter-finals of Wimbledon. Three of the top five men in the rankings are out because of injuries: past champions Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka . Forecast rain threatened to disrupt day two of the U.S. (more...)
Andy Murray Withdraws from 2017 US Open Due to Hip Injury Andy Murray Withdraws from 2017 US Open Due to Hip Injury
- August 29, 2017

The British world number two has withdrawn two days before the start of the tournament in NY because of a hip injury. The big question surrounded Cilic's fitness given the Croatian had not played a match since the Wimbledon final, where he tearfully succumbed to Federer after his body let him down. (more...)
Michael Phelps Announces He and Wife Expecting Baby No. 2 Michael Phelps Announces He and Wife Expecting Baby No. 2
- August 29, 2017

The post has more than 44,000 likes on Instagram. Phelps holds records for the most Olympic medals (28) and most Olympic gold medals (23). "Lil' man's going to be a Big Brother!" she wrote. Phelps wrote on her account . After the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, at which he won six medals, Phelps officially retired from competition. After tweeting during Floyd Mayweather 's win Saturday against Conor McGregor , Phelps made a challenge to the Irishman. (more...)
Alabama DL Raekwon Davis Reportedly Injured After Being Shot at Tuscaloosa Bar Alabama DL Raekwon Davis Reportedly Injured After Being Shot at Tuscaloosa Bar
- August 29, 2017

Gary Hood told the Tuscaloosa News . "That he was shooting in the air and he shot himself", Murrell told the station. The sheriff's statement said the victim wasn't cooperative with investigators who spoke to him at a Tuscaloosa hospital. (more...)
Kerber tumbles out of US Open Kerber tumbles out of US Open
- August 29, 2017

The last defending women's champion to lose in the first round in NY was Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in 2005. She was also beaten in the first round of the French Open. She finished off the 65-minute victory when Kerber dumped a forehand into the net on match point before quickly departing for the locker room. A year ago at the U.S. (more...)
SC denies e-auction of IPL media rights SC denies e-auction of IPL media rights
- August 29, 2017

Swamy's contention before the Court was that "huge money is involved amounting to Rs 25,000-30,000 crore in the valuable rights associated with the game of cricket in India which makes it mandatory to have the auction process robust, completely transparent, in order to maximise revenue and prevent vested interests from making undue gains". (more...)
Jarvis Landry: Jarvis Landry: "I'm The Leader Of This Team." He Talks Contract, Cutler
- August 29, 2017

The Dolphins quarterback jumped at the opportunity to help the team after Ryan Tannehill got hurt and recently told the MMQB that he didn't prepare for the broadcasting job with Fox he had agreed to take before opting to resume his National Football League career. (more...)
Royals' Duffy cited for DUI in Kansas Royals' Duffy cited for DUI in Kansas
- August 29, 2017

We are still in the early stages of gathering the details, but I do know that Danny has always been accountable as a member of this organization and we expect the same accountability from his as this process moves forward. Duffy is expected to appear in Overland Park Municipal Court Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 1 p.m. The MRI exam revealed no structural damage and the Royals hoped Duffy would only miss one start. (more...)
Rockets owner Leslie Alexander increases Hurricane Harvey donation to $10M Rockets owner Leslie Alexander increases Hurricane Harvey donation to $10M
- August 29, 2017

Harvey, which is the first major hurricane (Category 3 or stronger) to make landfall in the continental United States in 12 years, has caused massive flooding and damage to the city. The preseason game scheduled for Thursday night in Houston between the Texans and Cowboys has been moved to AT&T Stadium in Arlington. The NFL Foundation said it would match the $1 million donation. (more...)
Senator Kanti Bello is Dead Senator Kanti Bello is Dead
- August 29, 2017

President Buhari urged Senator Kanti-Bello's family, friends and associates to honour his memory by continually upholding the values of honesty and accountability, which served as his reference point throughout his public service. The Katsina GRA residence was itself deserted with only few private security men seen loitering in the compound, discussing the issue. "Burial arrangement will be announced later", he said. (more...)
Golovkin stronger ahead of Vegas title bout, admits Canelo Golovkin stronger ahead of Vegas title bout, admits Canelo
- August 29, 2017

The 35-year-old Golovkin told a news conference at Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles on Monday that if he wants to establish a legacy in boxing he needs to beat the likes of Alvarez. "He has the sparkle in his eye again", said Loeffler. "McGregor in boxing, no. I am too busy", he said. Will the victor of Canelo vs Golovkin fight this guy next while he's still presumably a little green? He is the most unsafe opponent of my career, but I'm ready for him and what's next to come. (more...)
Fight over Dayton's budget veto heads to Supreme Court Fight over Dayton's budget veto heads to Supreme Court
- August 29, 2017

The court did not set a deadline for a decision, but it is likely to be within the next month. It was the first Supreme Court case the court livestreamed for all to see under a new program ushered in last week. Associate Justice Natalie Hudson asked Hanson, a former state Supreme Court justice himself, how the court could write an order demanding funding. Dayton appealed that ruling. (more...)
Hoosiers hungry for spotlight against Buckeyes Hoosiers hungry for spotlight against Buckeyes
- August 29, 2017

The Buckeyes used the time between the Fiesta Bowl and now to emphasize its deep passing game while also protecting its run-first identity. However, the Bucks haven't lost to the Hoosiers since 1988 as a part of their 21 game win streak in the series. (more...)
Chelsea snap up Eden Hazard's younger brother Kylian Chelsea snap up Eden Hazard's younger brother Kylian
- August 29, 2017

Chelsea have completed the signing of Eden Hazard 's younger brother Kylian from Hungarian side Ujpest. " Kylian Hazard has today signed for Chelsea from Hungarian side Ujpest, and will join our development squad", a statement on the club's website announced. (more...)
Patriots Get LB Marquis Flowers From Bengals For 7th Rounder Patriots Get LB Marquis Flowers From Bengals For 7th Rounder
- August 29, 2017

But undrafted rookie Hardy Nickerson Jr. has played well enough that he looks likely to make the team, and so the Bengals felt they could send Flowers to a team that's willing to give something up for him. The 7th round pick the Bengals are getting back will surely be one of the last ones in the round. Flowers is due a $690,000 salary on the final year of his rookie contract. (more...)
Arsenal Legend Ian Wright Says Wenger Should Quit The Club Arsenal Legend Ian Wright Says Wenger Should Quit The Club
- August 29, 2017

You're not going to tell me Petr Cech is not a leader. One man who believes the players are not playing for their boss, and have not done for years, is outspoken Arsenal great Ian Wright who had his say on the matter while speaking on BBC Five Live Sport in the aftermath of the game. (more...)
49ers trade starter Vance McDonald 49ers trade starter Vance McDonald
- August 29, 2017

After starting each of the 49ers' three exhibitions, McDonald got dealt to the Pittsburgh Steelers for what the 49ers only called an undisclosed draft pick. McDonald is now the second veteran casualty to be cut by the new regime of general manager John Lynch, with longtime linebacker Ahmad Brooks being released last Friday. (more...)
Ticats made 'large and serious mistake' in hiring Art Briles Ticats made 'large and serious mistake' in hiring Art Briles
- August 29, 2017

We have listened, we are reviewing our decision-making processes and we will learn. "We wish Mr. Briles all the best in his future endeavours". Briles travelled to Hamilton prior to his termination. Tiger-Cats CEO Scott Mitchell initially defended the decision to hire Briles, saying he deserved a second chance. Barry's Jewellers Ltd., one of the Ticats sponsors, denounced the hiring of Briles. (more...)
Browns looking to trade CB Haden Browns looking to trade CB Haden
- August 29, 2017

It's a tall order for the Browns, since Haden is contracted to make $11.1 million this season, $11.2 million next season and $10.5 million in 2019. Haden's rookie season in 2010 was the only year in which he has appeared in all 16 games, however, making him a potentially risky addition to any team that may have interest in him. (more...)