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Liverpool Reportedly Confident of Signing Jorginho to Replace Emre Can

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The Brazilian-born Italy worldwide, who now has three caps to his name, has notched two goals and four assists for Napoli this season, making 26 league appearances in the process. Kewell, 39, wore the Liverpool jersey between 2003 and 2008, and he was part of Liverpool's squad when the club won the 2005 UEFA Champions League title. Read More »

ABC Loses Rights to Indy 500 After 54 Years

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In addition to races, the coverage will include practice and qualifying sessions, as well as Indy Lights Series events, INDYCAR's postseason celebration and Carb Day through its digital platforms. "We're honored to bring the Indianapolis 500, one of the most prestigious events in all of sports, to NBC , further enhancing NBC Sports' Championship Season . Read More »

Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa injured in Tide's first spring practice

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Tagovailoa came off the bench to help Alabama overcome a 13-point halftime deficit and defeat Georgia 26-23 in overtime to win the Crimson Tide's fifth national championship in the last nine years. We're not speculating on any decisions. "Tua hurt his thumb today in practice", Saban said after Tuesday's practice. Alabama practiced with a new offensive coordinator (Mike Locksley), defensive coordinator (Tosh Lupoi) and special-teams coordinator (Jeff Banks). Read More »

Clearly that LBW decision is not sitting very well with us - Coetzer

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Scotland captain Kyle Coetzer has criticised cricket's ruling body after his players were denied the chance to "make a scene" and reach the World Cup. "My mind hasn't gone to the World Cup just yet". "I can't really see two or three individuals really dominating in every single game, it's a strong collective effort in every game we have won". Read More »

Serena Williams' return to tennis sparks a debate about maternity leave

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New mom Serena Williams recently won her first match following maternity leave at Indian Wells , but the truth is that even at her level, professional sports isn't a system designed for mothers. That was her best ever result in Florida, but now returning as reigning WTA Finals and Australian Open champion, she will surely be confident of going one better. Read More »

Christiano Ronaldo on a 50th Career Hat-Trick

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Ronaldo scored his fourth goal on added time to make it 6-3 for Madrid . Although many insist his Barcelona rival Messi is the more naturally gifted of the pair, few doubt Ronaldo's dedication and work ethic, two elements he believes will help ensure no one is able to be compared to him. Read More »

Michael B Jordan to produce, possibly star in WWII drama

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The all-black tank battalion's efforts (under General George S. Patton) during and after World War II's Battle of the Bulge helped to secure key areas within Germany for American advancement in the war. Jordan previously starred in the critically acclaimed films Creed and Fruitvale Station . Jordan is to produce new WWII drama The Liberators . Read More »

World Cup match ball out of this world

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Former Chelsea and Liverpool chief executive Christian Purslow has urged England to boycott this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation. However, he stressed the British government had no plans to stop the England side travelling to the World Cup , telling MPs: "On balance, it would be incredibly unfair to punish the ( England ) team". Read More »

Chargers staff attends USC QB Sam Darnold's pro day

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Darnold worked out at USC during his Pro Day on Wednesday , and among those in town to watch were Cardinals coach Steve Wilks, general manager Steve Keim, offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and quarterbacks coach Byron Leftwich, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Read More »

PCP: Who will win the NCAA Tournament?

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Before the first round was completed, there were none. If you still have a flawless bracket, there's only three reasons that you have one. Students find ways to stream games during class so they don't miss the action. For years, I've described the Atlantic 10 as the best 6-foot-10 and under conference in America. The power conference schools already have major help by being in their leagues, we don't need to add to it by admitting even more sub-.500 Power Five teams. Read More »

Manchester United could hand out song sheets to improve Old Trafford atmosphere

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A disappointing season was compounded on Sunday when he was taken off at half-time of the win over Brighton, with Mourinho revealing his opinion that Shaw does not have the required personality to succeed as a Manchester United player . " I don't think he would have been that successful if he didn't know how to handle players ". Young had been out the worldwide set-up for four years before being called up by Gareth Southgate last November. Read More »

Cavaliers-Korver Family Death,2nd Ld-Writethru

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The team issued a statement late Tuesday night saying Korver's brother, Kirk, died earlier in the day. Kyle Korver is expected to miss the team's Wednesday night game against the Toronto Raptors . "But I do have sympathy not only for my brother, but for his family". My prayers go out to the Korver family and everyone that has anything to do with his family. Read More »

COME GET ME! Griezmann gives deadline to top clubs

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Griezmann is being linked with moves to Manchester United and Barcelona and the Blaugrana are reported to be leading the race to sign the France International. Chats with Griezmann: "I think that he is going to stay". 'What bothers me the most is that everyone asks me about this issue'. In any case, I would love for him to stay. Read More »

Detroit Lions Sign Tight End Luke Willson

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Willson was an outgoing, at-times goofy voice of the personality-filled Seahawks locker room. "I'm on a totally different team and I have nothing to say about the organization", he said during a conference call with Indianapolis reporters. Read More »

US Senate announcement set in Mississippi

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The announcement of the historic appointment will take place Wednesday afternoon at a train depot in Hyde-Smith's Brookhaven, Mississippi, hometown, Politico reported. The mild-mannered Cochran joined the Senate when it had a far clubbier atmosphere and he played an insider's game throughout his seven terms - particularly as current chairman of the powerful Appropriations Committee, which had always been a bipartisan powerhouse and way to send taxpayer dollars home. Read More »

ARGENTINA: G-20 Economic Meetings Kicks Off In Buenos Aires

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From the Exhibition and Conference Center of Buenos Aires (CEC), Finance Minister Luis Caputo and President of the Central Bank of Argentina Federico Sturzenegger opened the sessions that will run until tomorrow and will be attended by important figures as director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde, amid others. Read More »

Trae Young officially declares for 2018 NBA Draft

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He announced the move on Twitter and posted the reasons for his decision on ESPN early Tuesday, saying he was ready to put in the work needed to play in the National Basketball Association. The Big 12 Conference's head coaches selected Young as the Big 12 Freshman of the Year and unanimously selected him to the All-Big 12 First Team and Big 12 All-Newcomer Team. Read More »

Celtics: Kyrie Irving's status still up in the air

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This is the same knee where he fractured a kneecap in the 2015 NBA Finals, and GM Danny Ainge admitted that in the next few years Irving may need a maintenance surgery to keep the issues down. That being said, if pushing any kind of surgery into the offseason might threaten anything with next season, this really does not feel worth it. Stevens stressed that the soreness is not a new pain but just lingering. Read More »

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is no longer a 'genius'

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Shaw was once considered one of the sport's top talents at the left-back position, leading to a move to Old Trafford in 2014. At best, they could win the FA Cup , after reaching the semi-finals following Saturday's 2-0 win over Brighton, but with the Premier League title long gone, one domestic cup won't be enough to declare this season a success. Read More »

Celtics 100, Thunder 99: Late rally caps unlikely win

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The Oklahoma City Thunder are shooting 35.3 percent from beyond the arc and 71.2 percent from the free throw line. "And you know, a lot of our young guys have made big plays all year, but he certainly stepped up (Tuesday) and made the huge three when (OKC) had cut it - or when they had taken a five-point lead when he came back into the game". Read More »

Honoured Pope dreams of World Cup with England

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It's a level, this national team, that you think is too far away nearly. "I feel like I've put in some hard yards and proven myself at those levels to try and get to this level". Pope, 25, has worked his way up through England's football pyramid, playing in the fifth-tier Conference as recently as four seasons ago. " Tom Heaton is coming back from injury himself so I'm not taking anything for granted at club level, let alone England level". Read More »

Prem great makes damning prediction over future of Mo Salah

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Football clubs look at so many factors aside from the talent of a player when they make a big money move these days and unfortunately, Salah ticks virtually every box Real Madrid will look for as they target their next Galactico. "If I have to say something, I'll say I'm happy at Liverpool ". Salah has been linked with a move to Real Madrid next season since he started shining with Liverpool . Read More »

Christian Eriksen Makes The Ball Talk - Denmark Boss Issues High Praise

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The Danish worldwide went on to reveal his ambition to emulate global colleague Kasper Schmeichel's title success with Leicester, claiming all players harbour dreams of winning the Premier League, Champions League or FA Cup . He added: "When you look at midfielders at Barcelona or Real Madrid , none of them are better than Christian". "He's ready to take another step, but he's also had a fantastic development under [Mauricio] Pochettino at Tottenham". Read More »

Bills release statement on WR Zay Jones' naked arrest

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Law enforcement sources told TMZ Jones is being held in the medical ward of L.A. County jail, while the Bills told them they were "gathering more information on the matter" before commenting and the National Football League hadn't responded to them by press time. Read More »

Heyman | Orioles close to deal with Alex Cobb

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He returned late during the 2016 season but was roughed up for 21 runs on 32 hits and 7 walks over the course of five starts and 22.0 innings altogether. 36 overall. He has won 10 or more games on four occasions while going 48-35 with a 3.50 ERA in 115 career starts. The biggest question mark surrounding the 6-foot-3 Cobb is his ability to stay on the field after undergoing Tommy John surgery in 2015. Read More »

UFC: Ngannou urges Lesnar to return

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Ngannou was thrust into the spotlight after to back-to-back first round finishes, first a 1:32 TKO over Andrei Arlovski and then a 1:42 highlight reel knockout of Alistair Overeem. The Predator also mentioned he would like the opportunity of trading punches with Joshua inside the Octagon after heavyweight boxing champion had teased a move to MMA. Read More »

Dodgers' Justin Turner breaks left wrist on HBP

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Los Angeles third baseman Justin Turner 's broken left wrist is expected to heal without surgery, according to Los Angeles manager Dave Roberts . "We're not as good of a team without JT", Zaidi said. The injury will have been even more disappointing for Turner, having enjoyed his most successful season previous year which saw him get his first All-Star Game selection, having hit a career-high.322 with 21 home runs. Read More »

Cody Latimer signs deal with Giants

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Cody Latimer rejoins Giants receivers coach Tyke Tolbert after four year together in Denver. Webb did not appear in a game in 2017, spending 10 days in December with the Browns. He finished with 19 catches for 287 yards and a pair of touchdowns, by far his best season - but still nowhere near what the Broncos hoped for, given his lofty draft position. Read More »

Tyronn Lue steps back from coaching Cavs to focus on health issues

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With 1:12 remaining he grabbed a rebound and raced the length of the court for a dunk. A triple-double is recording a double-digit number total in three of the five categories in a game - points, rebounds, assists, blocks and steals. The Cavaliers host the Milwaukee Bucks at 7 p.m. Monday at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. The Cavs needed that extra offensive juice from the second unit, as well as everything James could muster, to hold off a comeback led by the world-devouring, ... Read More »

Major League Baseball: London Stadium Games Set For 2019, Say US Reports

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Sox owner John W. Henry owns Liverpool, one of England's most famous and successful clubs while the Yankees are part owners of New York City FC, an MLS franchise that is the sister club of English giants Manchester City. The games would be played at London's Olympic Stadium, now home to the Premier League club West Ham United. The MLB has played games in Australia, Mexico and Japan, with the Yankees playing their first game of the 2004 season against the Tampa Bay Rays in Tokyo, while the ... Read More »

FA Cup: No class, no desire, says Jose Mourinho to Manchester United

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According to the BBC's Simon Stone, Shaw is set to leave the club in the summer, after yet more criticism from his manager. "I couldn't see a difference between him and [Ashley] Young [against Brighton]". Mourinho let rip at the 22-year-old, who was left in no doubt that he has little chance of repairing his relationship with his boss. "He's obviously done this before with Luke Shaw ", he said. Read More »

South Africa's Kagiso Rabada available to face Australia after ban is overturned

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South African seamer Kagiso Rabada has been cleared to play the third Test against Australia at Newlands after successfully overturning a two-match suspension imposed by the ICC against him. As a result, Rabada's level 2 charge for physical contact was reduced to a level 1 charge for conduct again to the spirit of the game. Gibson revealed that all 17 members of an expanded squad are available for selection and fast bowler Morne Morkel, who was dropped for the six-wicket second test win in ... Read More »

Colts Sign Tight End Eric Ebron in Free Agency

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In four seasons, Ebron has 186 receptions for 2,070 yards and 11 touchdowns, all with the Detroit Lions . Free agent Eric Ebron is visiting the Colts on Monday. Indianapolis ranked 31st in the National Football League in total offense (284.6 yards per game) and 30th in passing offense (180.8 yards per game), with Jacoby Brissett completing 58.8 percent of his passes and throwing for 3,098 yards, 13 touchdowns and seven interceptions. Read More »

Former NFL players involved in new football league

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While McMahon's league is backed by McMahon's money, Ebersol's league is backed by others, including former Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen , Peter Thiel's Founders Fund and The Chernin Group, which, among other investments, owns a significant share of Barstool Sports. Read More »

No offers for 'happy' Alisson - Roma chief Monchi

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That's what Corriere dello Sport are reporting on Tuesday, claiming the La Liga giants are ready to trump Jürgen Klopp's club to the Brazilian shot stopper with a €60m bid. A lot can chance quickly in football , though, and it will be interesting to see if Roma's stance on their goalkeeper changes if and when Liverpool actually come in with a concrete offer for the Brazilian. Read More »

Friendlies: Super Eagles set up camp in Poland

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The Wroclaw camp of the Super Eagles came to live Monday night with the arrival of some players ahead of the worldwide friendly against Poland on Friday. The Super Eagles will be facing two top European teams at the World Cup, Croatia and Iceland and according to coach Gernot Rohr, the two matches will be an ideal preparation. Read More »

Ex-Dolphin Jonathan Martin expected to surrender today in Los Angeles

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According to TMZ Sports , Martin was arrested after a cryptic Instagram post appeared on his account. He was expected to turn himself in to authorities Tuesday, the Times reports. Jonathan Martin #71 of the Miami Dolphins warms up prior to the rookie minicamp on May 4, 2012 at the Miami Dolphins training facility in Davie, Florida. Read More »

Eric Dier: 'Tottenham Hotspur do not have FA Cup advantage'

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In his first season with Chelsea , Conte had the luxury of no European football, meaning the 48-year-old could exclusively concentrate on the Premier League and domestic cup competitions. It means we're set for an all-Premier League slate when the four teams meet at Wembley Stadium on the weekend of April 21-22. "But of course we have the chance to win a trophy in the FA Cup and that is what we want to do". Read More »

Buffalo sign Marshall Newhouse, Russell Bodine

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The 29-year-old, who has experience playing at both tackle and guard, started, started 14 games for Oakland in 2017. The Buffalo Bills have made two additions to their offensive line. Bodine will compete with Ryan Groy for the team's starting center spot, open with the retirement of Eric Wood . At the moment, Dion Dawkins is the Bills' starting left tackle, but the right tackle situation is far from settled. Read More »

Luke Shaw must leave Manchester United this summer, for his own good

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England full-back Luke Shaw was the one player named by Mourinho as having failed to follow his game plan and was, accordingly, substituted at half-time. "That is what I thought". "I don't know what has happened to him". Now, don't get us wrong, we think Mourinho's treatment of Shaw has been nothing short of diabolical, and the way the England global has been singled out on numerous occasions is nearly tantamount to bullying in the workplace. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo's Insane Bet With Teammates in November Is Suddenly Looking Realistic

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Ronaldo has scored at least 25 league goals in the last eight seasons. However, since January 13th, Ronaldo has gone from four league goals to 22 and now sits just three behind nemesis - Lionel Messi . "We scored some spectacular goals that came from the whole team", said the former French soccer legend, via Sky Sports . "We tried to walk the ball into the net", said United's manager Alex Ferguson. Read More »

Men's Hockey team headed to NCAA tournament

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Should the Nittany Lions beat Denver this time , they would play the victor of No. 1 Ohio State vs No. 4 Princeton on Sunday at 6:30 p.m., also at the PPL Center. The team rattled off two consecutive sweeps of Big Ten rival Minnesota to lock up its spot in the tournament. Berger and the Lions will see how much they've learned from last year's experience Saturday at 7 p.m. Read More »

San Antonio Spurs shut makeshift Golden State Warriors down in fourth quarter

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The Warriors have also owned this matchup from a betting standpoint, cashing in four straight games against the Spurs in San Antonio and in five of their last six games overall. San Antonio opened as 6.5-point home favorites so the line has not moved off the original number. The San Antonio Spurs are about as healthy as they've been in a while and are putting together a little winning streak where they're outscoring teams by 6.2 points in their last five games. Read More »

ED arrives in Rwanda for AU summit

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They meet in Rwanda tomorrow to set up the African Continental Free Trade Area involving 55 African Union members with a combined GDP of $2.5 trillion. The AfCFTA could create an African market of over 1.2 billion people with a GDP of 2.5 trillion USA dollars, the pan-African bloc said. South Africa, a vocal backer of the trade deal, has argued that African economies are too small to support economic diversification and industrialisation on their own. Read More »

Deschamps: Pogba can't be happy

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The reasons can be many and varied. Pogba has started just 24 matches for United this season, with manager Mourinho preferring Marouane Fellaini and youngster Scott McTominay to the former world's most expensive player in recent weeks. Read More »

Hamilton wants fast start to season

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Lewis Hamilton has thanked "all those have supported me all this way" as he prepares to begin the defence of his Formula One world title. "I do not want to retire soon or prematurely". Who is to know what 2018 has in store for us. "Melbourne in 2017 was a combination of my errors and some misfortune, I crashed in qualifying and then we had a technical issue for the race". Read More »

AL MVP Altuve, Astros finalize massive contract

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This February, the second baseman let it be known that he wants to remain in Houston. "The 5'6" superstar has led the AL in hits each year since 2014, averaging 211 in those campaigns while hitting.334 overall to go along with three AL batting titles. Read More »