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Vegas & Winnipeg haven't had a meeting like this since…

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While the Jets will be focusing on establishing their game early, the Golden Knights will be trying to play a good, hard game. Kyle Connor scored midway through the third period to pull host Winnipeg within a goal. Fleury, who helped the Pittsburgh Penguins win three Stanley Cups, made key stops early and got help from teammate and a post in the opening minutes to keep the puck out of his net. Read More »

Man City quartet named in Brazil World Cup squad

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Despite PSG's initial claim that Alves might only miss three weeks, the former Sevilla, Barcelona and Juventus star said he immediately knew the injury was more serious. "I have lived my dreams", he said. Alves , who has represented Brazil over 100 times, injured his cruciate ligament in his right knee during PSG's French Cup win over Les Herbiers on Tuesday. Read More »

Midfielder Arfield swaps Burnley for Rangers

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The last time Rangers paid £4 million for a player was back in 2010, when Nikica Jelavic arrived from Rapid Vienna. Gerrard and former team mate, McAllister, are combing to take on a job many would consider toxic, but it makes for an intriguing season to see him go up against his old manager next term. Read More »

Tiger Woods believes he will win a tournament soon

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Webb Simpson has always been one of the most underrated players on the PGA TOUR . And he didn't stop with those he considers to be part of his team. "The lowest point ended up being the turning point". He called other players to see what they tried, and what worked. I am exhausted. It was a long day and it is actually probably harder work to be ahead by five or six than near the lead. Read More »

Brazil name squad for 2018 World Cup

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With exactly a month to go for the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup , five-time champions Brazil have finalized their squad for the tournament. The only surprises were among the likely reserves for the tournament in Russian Federation, with the inclusion of Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred and winger Taison. Read More »

Draw Can Take Derby Past Fulham And On To Wembley

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If you keep giving the ball back to Fulham , they are very good at keeping it and I think they handled the leg much better than us in terms of their composure on the ball and their ability to move the ball around and be patient. "To get to half-time at 0-0, we felt that we had to step out a bit more and be more proactive". But that's what these games do, they test you and you've got to show nerves of steel. Read More »

Conte believes Chelsea has improved under him

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Previous managers have lost their jobs after better seasons than Conte, and the damage to the board-manager relationship from over the course of the season may be severe enough to see the Italian leave regardless of what happens on Tyneside, or indeed in next week's FA Cup final with Manchester United . Read More »

Thomas replaces Johnson as world number one

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The Players Championship just concluded this weekend at TPC Sawgrass, and Webb Simpson took home the title. Johnson finished tied for 17 for the week at 10 under, but Thomas's one stroke advantage was just enough to earn the ranking. 3 in the world, behind Johnson and Spieth. An eight-time victor on the PGA Tour, Thomas has two top-10 finishes in majors, including his success at Quail Hollow previous year. Read More »

Mikel, Moses, Musa, Lokosa… Nigeria's provisional World Cup squad

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Everton striker , Henry Onyekuru has also been snubbed despite recovering quickly from an injury that had kept him out for four months. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) released the provisional list on Monday. Defenders: William Troost Ekong, Leon Balogun, Chidera Eze, Chidozie Awaziem, Kenneth Omeruo, Shehu Abdullahi, Tyrone Ebuhehi, Ola Aina, Elderson Echejile, Brian Idowu, Efe Ambrose . Read More »

Arsene Wenger left an indelible mark and will be missed

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Speaking in an interview uploaded on the official Facebook page of Arsenal Football Club , the French manager said that he regrets never visiting the country in his life. That is a side most don't see. "But maybe let's see I don't know if it's going to be one of my ex-team-mates is going to replace him but if not now but it would be nice to see somebody around at some point and I hope it happens soon". Read More »

Neymar Named France's Player Of The Year

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Right now, my objective is the World Cup , not talking about transfers. It is believed the 26-year-old is seeking a move to his former club's LaLiga rivals Los Blancos, but PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has shut down reports that Neymar is on his way out. Read More »

Jose Mourinho Unsure Of Anthony Martial Injury Return Date

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But there was still a moment to remember late on as Carrick's 464th United appearance came to a close, receiving a standing ovation as he was replaced by Paul Pogba on a day that belonged to one of the club's most distinguished servants. It's an awesome place to play football. And it was Rashford who was the match-winner yesterday after Juan Mata squared him the ball following a sumptuous pass from Michael Carrick . Read More »

Banco Bradesco (BBD) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages

When we see the company's Volatility, it now has a monthly volatility of 2.41% and weekly volatility of 2.24%. The recent change has given its price a -10.92% deficit over SMA 50 and -23.81% deficit over its 52-week high. About 1.47 million shares traded. The company's price to earnings growth PEG ratio is stands at 0.71 and Forward P/E is noted at 10.12. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Standard Life Aberdeen Plc, which owns 165,409,318 shares of the stock are valued ... Read More »

Lewis Hamilton: "I'm Really, Really Happy" With Dominant Victory

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Hamilton, who leads the championship by four points over Vettel, felt slowing down the cars would not make racing any better and said drivers just wanted to go faster and push the limits. Vettel won in Australia and Bahrain, while Ricciardo was first in China and Hamilton triumphed in Azerbaijan. But racing was immediately interrupted by the safety vehicle when Nico Hülkenberg and Pierre Gasly were collected by Romain Grosjean in the Haas who went off and spun back across the track ... Read More »

PSG appoints Thomas Tuchel as new manager

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Along with continuing PSG's dominance in France - Emery departs as a domestic treble victor - Tuchel will be under pressure to deliver Champions League success as one of the most highly touted coaching talents in Europe. Tuchel, who has been out of work since leaving Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund in May 2017, has signed a two-year contract with the French club. "With my staff, we will do everything to help the team push their limits to the highest global level". Read More »

Several UFC Employees Held Up At Gunpoint In Brazil

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The employees were in Brazil for Saturday night's pay-per-view event, UFC 224 , and the robbery occurred just hours before weigh-in began on Friday morning. UFC 113, which took place at Bell Centre in Montreal, was headlined by the light-heavyweight title rematch between Lyoto Machida and Shogun Rua, featured a title eliminator bout between Josh Koscheck and Paul Daley in the co-main and included the second UFC appearance of Internet sensation Kimbo Slice. Read More »

Former Redskins defensive back DeAngelo Hall retires from NFL

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Hall spent the past 10 seasons with the Washington Redskins primarily as a cornerback, although he saw action at safety as well. "But yeah, all the other stuff is still on the table". "I had a vision of a gold jacket, but the injuries the last couple years have been very hard on me", said Hall. Hall was injury-prone during the latter stages of his career, playing in just 22 games in his final four seasons. Read More »

Ohtani dominant in 6th start as Angels beat Twins 2-1

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Andrelton Simmons had three hits for the Angels, and Garrett Richards pitched five-hit ball into the sixth inning of the opener of the Angels' longest homestand of the season. "We knew he was risky", Minnesota manager Paul Molitor said. Angels reliever Keynan Middleton threw just 12 pitches in the eighth inning, heading to the dugout with a 1-1 count on Rosario. Read More »

Mourinho's assistant manager quits Man United. For Arsenal?

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A win against Southampton will see them set Premier League records of 16 victories and 50 points earned away from home in a single campaign. The 36-year-old club skipper - who during his 12 years at the club has won 18 trophies, including five Premier League titles and the Champions League in 2008 - will join manager Jose Mourinho's coaching staff for next term. Read More »

Cannes 2018: Newlyweds Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja head to French Rivera

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Groom Anand Ahuja looked handsome in a bandhgala. While Sonam left for the French Riveria, Anand left along with her to another destination. It stars Kareena Kapoor, Swara Bhaskar and Shikha Talsania in the lead besides Sonam. Bollywood stars including Deepika Padukone , Aishwarya Rai and Kangana Ranaut have slayed the Cannes red carpet this year and Sonam will join them on Monday night for the premiere of Spike Lee's BlackKklansmen. Read More »

Reds' awesome 92-team feat, City and Salah break new ground

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City became the first Premier League side to reach 100 points in a single season with a last-gasp win win away at Southampton on Sunday night, and will be looking to add European glory to their domestic dominance next season - having been knocked out of the Champions League at the quarter-final stage by Liverpool last month. Read More »

Martial a doubt for FA Cup final - Mourinho

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Mourinho has decided against appointing a direct replacement, so he will lean on his coaches Silvino Louro, Ricardo Formosinho, Carlos Lalín, Emilio Alvarez, and Michael Carrick - who will join the backroom staff next season - for advice instead. Read More »

New York Yankees vs. Oakland Athletics

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Matt Olson initially was called safe at the plate on the play. Ninety seconds later, the call was reversed when a replay ruled the catcher had snagged the one-hop throw from left fielder Brett Gardner and his mitt's edge caught at least one thread of Olson's name on the back of his jersey. Read More »

Anthony Martial: Knee injury needs to be assessed

Mourinho stated Michael Carrick who played his final game for United in the win against Watford could become his assistant. The soon-to-be-retiring midfielder played a superb ball over the top of the Watford defence for Juan Mata and the Spaniard squared for Marcus Rashford to tap home for 1-0. Read More »

Butler's 94 keeps RR alive in IPL

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They had earlier thrashed Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets on Sunday. Rajasthan Royals began their chase with yet another failure from the bat of D'Arcy Short as he got out four runs. Sanju Samson's brilliant catch to dismiss Hardik Pandya in the 19 over was an absolute delight to the eye. Buttler hit a six off the last delivery of the 18th over to take RR home in style. Read More »

West Ham beats Everton 3-1 in final game of season

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Moyes picked up from the mess Bilic left behind, and successfully guided his side to Premier League safety. Everton started the day in eighth and finished in eighth, but it was a bad end to a disappointing season as they lost 3-1 to West Ham, and fans were fuming after another poor display from defender Michael Keane. Read More »

Simpson extends lead at Players

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After making the cut on the number, Tiger Woods went out early on Saturday morning and shot a 7-under 65. He rolled in birdies on each of the opening two holes, with another four following on four, five, seven and nine. Hughes, 27, said he grew up watching and idolizing Woods, and it was a thrill to be paired with him. The whole day I hit a lot of quality shots and 65 was probably as high as I could have shot, which was kind of nice. Read More »

Rockets have last, best chance to put stop to Warriors dynasty

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If you placed a bet on the Golden State Warriors to win in the Western Conference finals , you've already won some cash. The Rockets and Warriors have been the two most impressive teams this season and in a series that will be equipped with three in-their-prime MVPs, this could emerge as one of the more memorable playoff series of the last few years. Read More »

Tottenham may have to face selling Harry Kane - Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger

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Not only did their officials and supporters show warmth and appreciation for Wenger but there was also a historic connection that was not lost on the Frenchman. There is something fitting about the opponents for Wenger's 828th and final league game in charge of Arsenal , given that Huddersfield were the former club of his most illustrious predecessor in the Gunners hotseat, Herbert Chapman (below). Read More »

Ederson signs new Manchester City contract

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The game appeared to heading for an uneventful draw but, six years to the day since Sergio Aguero's dramatic victor against QPR, Jesus found space in the final moments to lift the ball over McCarthy and spark mayhem among the travelling fans. Read More »

Arsenal Closing In On Managerial Successor To Arsene Wenger

The goal to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from an Aaron Ramsey cross delivered a bittersweet end to Wenger's career with Arsenal as the side finished sixth, its lowest final placing in the EPL in his long stint as manager. I wish everybody well and thank everybody. But ruthless Huddersfield fans were in no mood to play along, chanting: "You wanted him out, you wanted him out. Read More »

Falcons sign former Washington DT Terrell McClain

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Two years ago, Collins broke his right foot during organized team activities and missed a good portion of the offseason. It marks the second time in five months Collins would have surgery on his left foot as he had surgery in January to fix a stress reaction that bothered him throughout last season, although he was still able to start every game. Read More »

Juventus win seventh consecutive Serie A title

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Juventus have been crowned champions of Italy for the 34th time after claiming a point from their trip to Roma on the penultimate weekend of the campaign. SPAL are still out of the bottom three, but sit level on points with Crotone after losing 2-1 at Torino . Andrea Masiello beat Gianluigi Donnarumma with a header at the back post to salvage a draw and give Atalanta hope of finishing sixth, which would allow them to avoid playing in the Europa qualification rounds in July. Read More »

Rangers boss Gerrard explains decision to leave Liverpool

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The 37-year-old takes the reins in Glasgow on June 1, but pundit Paul Merson believes there's an opportunity to make a massive signing to kick things off. We got off to a great start. "A bit of ability as well over the season and it depends on who is going to stay and who is not going to stay". Players probably haven't produced what they're capable of consistently. Read More »

Mets' Jacob deGrom lasts one inning in return from DL

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The Mets have lost 1.2 units and are 10-16 ATS when facing a right-handed starting pitcher this year. DeGrom and the New York Mets will square off against the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday in the finale of what will turn out to be a two-game series. Read More »

Barcelona's unbeaten season ended by five-star Levante

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Barca's Coutinho scored a hat-trick of his own and Luis Suarez netted a penalty to set up a tense finale, to bring the game to a close at 5-4. VALENCIA, May 13 (Reuters) - Barcelona's hopes of completing an unbeaten La Liga season ended in thrilling fashion on Sunday as the champions suffered a shock 5-4 defeat at Levante in their 37th and penultimate game of the campaign after resting talisman Lionel Messi. Read More »

Former NFL coach Chuck Knox dies at 86

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Former NFL coach Chuck Knox died after a lengthy battle with illness. After a similar stint with the Lions , he was named head coach of the Rams in 1973 and the Bills in 1978. "I really enjoyed playing for him". Knox was born in the suburbs of Pittsburgh in 1932 and played college football at Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania. Read More »

Neymar to resume training on Sunday - PSG

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What nonsense! Together we won the World Cup. The Brazil global is said to be seeking a move away from the Parc des Princes, just a year after arriving in a record £198m switch from Barcelona. It is claimed the Red Devils believe they have the upper hand over Real as they have a working relationship with Neymar Santos senior, a United fan who would love for his son to sign at Old Trafford. Read More »

Liverpool player ratings: Liverpool v Brighton

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Liverpool are all over Brighton at Anfield as more sloppy defending from the visitors has the Champions League finalists cruising. We would have picked up more Premier League points this season had we not been involved in the later stages of the Champions League. Read More »

Guardiola names one player who makes Liverpool a contender

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The 19-point gap to second-place Manchester United sees City beat the record, set by the Old Trafford side in 1999-00, for the biggest lead at the end of a campaign, while they have collected the most wins (32) and scored the most goals (106) in one season. Read More »

Jedinak header gives Aston Villa advantage in playoff

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A Mile Jedinak header handed Aston Villa an important 1-0 win at Middlesbrough in their Championship play-off semi-final first leg on Saturday evening. Sam Johnstone , in the Villa goal, was finally called into action in the 84th minute, as he did well to race from his line to push substitute Fabio Da Silva's cross away from danger. Read More »

Hamburg relegated, Dortmund in Champions League

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Both teams ended the season on 55 points but Hoffenheim edged Dortmund on goals difference. With two of the top-four spots still to play for heading into a thrilling final round of action, these two sides were locked in a four-way tussle with Bayer Leverkusen and RB Leipzig to see who would join Bayern Munich and Schalke as Germany's representatives. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton reacts to Spanish Grand Prix pole position after Mercedes lockout

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Vettel used the Softs to good effect by moving into third position - just 0.132s behind Hamilton - while Raikkonen also moved ahead of both Red Bull drivers to take fourth. Vettel ended the session third. He would get out on track, but improvements from others saw the Renault driver only 16th fastest. Marcus Ericsson was a lowly 17th and wasn't helped by a late crash for Lance Stroll bringing out the yellow flags in the closing moments. Read More »

Wayne Rooney may be asked to stay at Everton

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The Mail reports that majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri was keen to allow the 32-year-old to leave the Toffees during the upcoming summer window, and a £12.5 million move to MLS appeared to be all but done with Rooney resigned to leaving the club he only rejoined in 2017. Read More »

Will Power Wins Third Grand Prix

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I feel like the guys getting out in front of Wickens with that final stop was just like literally a nose ahead, so yeah, I was very happy about that. "He was on blacks and I was on reds, so I returned the favour and really caught him", Power said. Read More »