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Seahawks postpone Kaepernick workout, question anthem intentions

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It didn't take very long for the Seahawks to look elsewhere and on Friday, they signed back-up QB Stephen Morris , according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport . But Kaepernick has no desire to change his beliefs just to get a contract. The protests ignited backlash against the National Football League and President Trump added fuel to the fire when he called for Kaepernick and other protesting players to be suspended for their actions. Read More »

Hamilton edges Raikkonen in practice

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The Dutchman noted his relief in having not been subject to the reliability problems that plagued Red Bull's Bahrain weekend, saying that the former world champions " don't look too far off ". "So I know how it is". We've got some good feedback about the auto. "That's the only way I can see it". I honestly think I may have found a career that could equal my passion for racing'. Read More »

Dallas Cowboys Release WR Dez Bryant

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ESPN's Field Yates reports that the Cowboys will create $8.5 million in cap space by releasing Bryant. The wide receiver briefly met with owner Jerry Jones on Friday to discuss his future with the team and it ended with him no longer being a part of the club that drafted him in 2010. Read More »

JP Morgan Chase reveals first-quarter profit jumped to $8.7bn

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It has outperformed by 6.88% the S&P500. Temasek Holdings Private Ltd decreased its stake in Jpmorgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) by 33.33% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 11% are positive. General Electric Company had 97 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 30th. Read More »

Philadelphia Opera performs acapella version of "Here Come The Sixers"

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The big man suffered an orbital bone fracture after an errant elbow from rookie Markelle Fultz caught him square in the face, forcing him to miss the last eight games of the regular season. In those 32 games, the Sixers have ranked fifth in offence (111.0 points per 100 possessions) and second defensively (99.7). One of the most unique things about this eastern conference power is their layered offense. Read More »

Vontaze Burfict loses appeal of 4-game suspension to start 2018 season

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Burfict, 27, is under contract through 2020. Last month, it was revealed that the Cincinnati Bengals linebacker was facing a four game suspension after he allegedly violated the NFL's Performance-Enhancing Drug policy. He has been a polarizing figure during his previous six seasons with the Bengals, highly productive with his play but repeatedly being disciplined for his transgressions. Read More »

Ole Miss AD Reveals Why School Objected To Shea Patterson' Eligibility Request

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The NCAA ruled in December that the school's self-imposed bowl ban for 2017 would be extended into 2018, prompting Patterson and a number of Ole Miss players to transfer out of the program. Patterson's case for playing early is based on he - and several other Ole Miss transfers - being lied to by former coach Hugh Freeze about the severity of the NCAA infractions facing the school. Read More »

RCB vs KXIP IPL 2018 Live Match

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RCB Lineup: 1 Brendon McCullum, 2 Quinton de Kock (wk), 3 Virat Kohli (capt), 4 AB de Villiers, 5 Mandeep Singh, 6 Sarfraz Khan, 7 Washington Sundar, 8 Chris Woakes, 9 Kulwant Khejroliya, 10 Umesh Yadav , 11 Yuzvendra Chahal. Rahul had scored a 16-ball 51 smashing six boundaries and four sixes. Same is the case with Kings XI Punjab who has players like Chris Gayle, David Miller, Yuvraj Singh, KL Rahul. Read More »

Lynx star Whalen will do double duty as Gophers coach

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As a player at Minnesota, she became the first three-time All-American in program history and was the school's all-time points leader when she finished her college career. Whalen thanked Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve for her support in this move. "It was important to me that I returned to the Lynx this season", the statement read in part. Read More »

CWG 2018 | Shooter Tejaswini Sawant wins gold, Anjum takes silver

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India's youngest ever gold medal victor at the CWG. World Under-23 Mountain Bike silver medallist Alan Hatherly produced an impressive performance to bag South Africa's first medal in the event claiming the bronze. Joining Chopra in the men's javelin thrown finals was Vipin Kasana. The effort left him fourth overall in a field where seven of the 12 qualifiers achieved the mark set for the finals. Read More »

Wenger's heart-rate up in nervy Arsenal win

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But Arsenal's nerves began to jangle as CSKA took a 39th-minute lead when Nababkin's header from Konstantin Kuchaev's cross was parried by goalkeeper Petr Cech into the path of Chalov, who applied a close-range finish. I thought we showed a lot of maturity in the last 20 minutes. "They played well with the ball and they had some opportunities and scored two goals". Read More »

Champions League draw: Ronaldo, Real Madrid can't stop Liverpool - Paul Ince

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Meanwhile, Liverpool produced an incredible triumph of their own, trouncing Pep Guardiola's Manchester City 5-1 on aggregate, following a 2-1 win at the Etihad. Should the club reach out to Coutinho with a medal? But according to Thompson, a former Liverpool player, coach and European Cup victor, Coutinho doesn't deserve the medal and should turn it down. Read More »

Salzburg stages remarkable fightback to sink Lazio

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You could see this week in Europe that you had a lot of turnarounds and you need to be completely focused, so let's be prepared and see who we play". Arsenal took a commanding 4-1 lead to Moscow but trailed to goals from CSKA's Fedor Chalov and Kirill Nababkin and looked in danger of throwing away their advantage. Read More »

Mystics take Texas guard Ariel Atkins in first round of WNBA draft

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Brown was one of 10 student-athletes invited to attend the draft in NY that will also feature coverage of the second and third rounds on ESPNU at 8 p.m. " ... Sometimes I need more rest than other days". It's very exciting. I'm actually very nervous. "It's just a matter of figuring out how it could be a lot better". Read More »

Commonwealth Games: 8 Cameroon athletes "abscond"

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Migration agents on the Gold Coast, where the games are taking place, have reported receiving phone calls from athletes to inquire about how they can stay in Australia once the games concluded. "We are having a meeting later in the day to understand the whole matter because the weightlifting official told us the two athletes had "gone visiting". Read More »

Nine, Ten admit defeat over cricket rights

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Seven West Media confirmed on Friday that it and Foxtel had won the rights to Australian worldwide cricket matches, with contracts being finalised by the afternoon. Cricket Australia has yet to make a statement. "Nine is immensely proud of our decades-long association between Wide World of Sports and the game of cricket in this country". Read More »

Tiger Woods: Will play in US Open

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He posted strong finishes at two tournaments in the run up to the Masters, which led to excited discussion that his return to Augusta National could be a successful one. The U.S. Golf Association announced Woods' commitment on Thursday, complete with a video where the 42-year-old authored thoughts on Shinnecock Hills (this year's host course). Read More »

Former Dolphins Jarvis Landry about to get paid major money

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In four seasons with Miami, Landry recorded 400 receptions for 4,038 yards and 22 touchdowns. Tyrann Mathieu would have none of that. Before the extension, Landry had been operating under the one-year $16 million franchise tag the Dolphins applied in late February. Read More »

Wray Morrison: Yankees, Red Sox is all I need to hear

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Previous year when the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers fought each other and suspensions followed, Miguel Cabrera, who was at the center of the fight, was suspended seven games for inciting the fight. The teams have had a long history of fights over the years. Furious at what he perceived to be an intentional attempt to injure, Austin hurled down his bat and flung off his cap ready to brawl with the Red Sox's pitcher. Read More »

Commonwealth Games: Semenya glides to 1500m gold

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World champion, Caster Semenya cruised into the finals of the 1500m race to claim gold for South Africa. No home nations athletes were in action in the men's 400m final as Botswana's Isaac Makwala justified his tag as favourite with a dominant victory in 44.35. Read More »

Cardinals call up Holland, option Mayers to Memphis

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ET. Milwaukee is also struggling at the plate, and this is a game St. Louis should win. The Redbirds wrap up the home stand with a Wednesday afternoon game against the Brewers . "I'm excited. Hopefully I'm not here for five or six days before I get into a game", he said. And three of the seven hits were by the substitutes for the regulars - Francisco Pena, Bader and Greg Garcia. Read More »

New Era releases images of Jaguars' 2018 NFL Draft cap

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Sixteen Oregonians have been selected in the first round, including the first pick in two different drafts. No worries, though. Like last year's, the hat will soon be forgotten. If that's the case, the Bills might have to include both a first-round pick and either a second or third in 2019 in their trade package to make it worthwhile for the Giants to trade down. Read More »

BBC's Mike Bushell falls into swimming pool during interview with athletes

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Although, much to the credit of the BBC reporter, he managed to take the blooper in his stride and continued in his efforts to interview the swimmers, this time sticking close to the edge. Despite the incident, Bushell continued his interview, but after a few moments it turned out that his microphone was damaged and there was no connection. Read More »

Bears decide not to match the Saints offer to Cameron Meredith

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The Saints will pay him ten million dollars over the next two seasons. Meredith - assuming he returns fully fit - adds another receiving weapon for Drew Brees as the Saints quarterback prepares for his 18th season in the league. Meredith probably won't be available for on-field work this spring, but he'll be 11 months removed from his initial injury when the Saints open training camp in late July. Read More »

Cameroon athletes have gone missing from the Commonwealth Games

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Mr Beattie, a former Queensland state premier, said the authorities had mechanisms in place to deal with the situation if the athletes overstayed their visas. "And if they are thinking of doing anything other, I would encourage them not to". During the London 2012 Olympics, seven left the athletes village. Read More »

IPL 2018: Warm Hyderabad to host SRH vs MI game

SRH began well on the back of the 62-run opening stand between Wriddhiman Saha (22) and Shikhar Dhawan (45). After winning the toss, Hyderabad put Mumbai in to bat, and their bowlers, led by Khan, restricted the visitors to 147-8 - a total the hosts made hard work in chasing down. Read More »

NBA playoffs loom for 16

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If the 76ers prevail, it would be their 16th consecutive victory and that would top the record for longest winning streak to end any National Basketball Association season. What next for The Process? The Sixers are great fun to watch and in Joel Embiid , Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz they have the most exciting core of young players in the league. Read More »

Kidambi Srikanth becomes No.1 badminton player in the world

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Denmark's Viktor lost 1,600 points as he was not able to defend his Malaysian Open title and hence lost the first rank as per the latest BWF rankings. "It's been a great year, but I have many more goals, and right now, my focus is on coming good at the big events and achieving many more milestones". Read More »

Tyson Fury confirms ring return in June

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That would see WBA, WBO and IBF champion Joshua entering the ring against WBC heavyweight title holder Wilder first, with Fury enjoying a couple of warm-up fights before taking on the victor of that grudge match later in the year - New Year's Eve fights are always big business in boxing, after all. Read More »

The Canadian Race Relations Foundation Commemorates Yom Hashoah

Berman, 64, is a second-generation Holocaust survivor. "Today, we have a strong country, a strong army, and our voice is heard among the nations". Holocaust survivors light six torches representing the six million victims of the Nazi genocide during the opening ceremony at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial Museum in Jerusalem, as Israel marks the annual Holocaust Remembrance Day . Read More »

Ivan Rakitic broke finger in Barcelona's Champions League defeat

Suddenly, the Champions League has become a tough challenge for Barcelona . "Valverde's conservatism took its toll", claimed paper Marca , criticizing the trainer not fluent his team at league games despite using the Spanish name nearly wrapped up, leading to his players experiencing overexertion. Read More »

Oxlade-Chamberlain dreaming of Champions League final

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Roma, whose win was doubly surprising given their erratic league form, are further still down the pecking order and past year were forced to sell Salah to Liverpool . Pep Guardiola named an attacking line-up and they got off to the best possible start when Gabriel Jesus scored in the 2nd minute. And 20 minutes later, Firmino netted to give the Reds the record all for themselves, putting them up 2-1 on the evening and 5-1 on aggregate. Read More »

Chelsea to bring in reinforcements to prepare for life after Antonio Conte

We are doing the exact same job as we did last season. 'It's been a collective failure at Chelsea this season. I don't assume the state of affairs that Chelsea are in is Conte's fault - you might want to give him that season'. "Next season we will be back stronger to try to win again". "Matic fitted with N'Golo Kante at the time and Cesc Fabregas fitted better in that system with him too". Read More »

CWG: Sushil triumphs, brings more joy to India

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Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar and Rahul Aware claimed contrasting gold medals in 74 kg and 53 kg categories respectively. And #TeamIndia has a new #GC2018 #CommonwealthGames #Champion! Earlier, Rahul Aware defeated Canada's Steven Takahashi in the 57kg freestyle final to clinch Gold. Read More »

Quiz: Can You Name Every Champions League Semi-Finalist Since 2000?

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When is the Champions League semi-final draw? Despite a brilliant Premier League and Champions League performance so far, Manchester City have not been on form, as they have lost their last two matches. When a team wants to topple a European giant like Barcelona, they need their goalkeeper to be at his best. "Smaller" teams have thrown up surprises in previous years, but one club has dominated the competition over the past few years. Read More »

New York Knicks dismiss coach Jeff Hornacek

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Hornacek had one year remaining on his original contract. He became the first coaching change after the National Basketball Association regular season finished, sending the Knicks in search of their 11th different head coach since Jeff Van Gundy resigned in the 2001-02 season. Read More »

Jordan Zimmermann: Exits after being hit by comebacker

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The outcome mattered little to anyone watching. On a 2-2 pitch, the Cleveland second baseman drilled the ball low and slightly to the right-middle, exactly where Zimmermann's pitching motion was taking him. Whenever we see a pitcher hit by a line drive it's a concerning situation. After being struck, Zimmermann was face down on the pitcher's mound for several moments until being attended to by the Tigers' head athletic trainer, Doug Teter. Read More »

Joel Embiid unlikely to play first playoff game

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With Philadelphia in the midst of a 15-game winning streak, Embiid does not feel a rush to return that he might have if they were struggling. With the Sixers up 39, fans started chanting "Trust the Process!" This was surely not the rookie season Markelle Fultz anticipated. Read More »

Give Dodgers ownership kudos for landing the 2020 All-Star game

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Times and several other news outlets. The MLB Commissioner, Rob Manfred, will make the official announcement at a press conference on Wednesday. There has been speculation for months that the Dodgers were in the running to host the All-Star Game and related events during All-Star Week. Read More »

Buffon May Retire After Real Madrid Clash

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You can not do something like that". "A quality referee does not destroy the dream of a team that has put everything on the field for 90 minutes", he fumed to Mediaset Premium . While Madrid fans will be jubilant, football fans were devastated to see the way in which Buffon bowed out of Champions League football. But along came Ronaldo, the ultimate glory boy, to cast Buffon into retirement with his one last chance of Champions League glory snuffed out in the most dramatic and cruel ... Read More »

Allegri defends Buffon's 'human reaction' to Champions League heartbreak

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Both sides would've deserved that I think. Zinedine Zidane's side would have to learn a lesson from how they allowed Juventus to almost pull off such a dramatic comeback, Ronaldo admitted. Gianluigi Buffon's first Champions League red card was Juventus' sixth in the competition against Real Madrid - more than any team has had against another opponent in the competition. Read More »

NHL Playoffs 2018: Vegas Golden Knights vs

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The Knights will be looking to extend their historic season but first, they have to get through the Kings . The Golden Knights will face the Los Angeles Kings in the first round of the playoffs. "It's a benefit for this whole city I've been here since '95 this is probably the best thing that ever happened in professional sports for this city", a fan said. Read More »

Benches clear twice in Red Sox-Yankees; 2 players, 1 coach ejected

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MINNEAPOLIS - Max Kepler hit his second home run of the game, connecting for a solo drive with two outs in the bottom off Brad Peacock (1-1) as Minnesota rebounded after wasting an 8-1 lead. It was all good except for the fact Austin came in with his left cleat high, driving his foot into the back of shortstop Brock Holt's right cleat. Read More »

Denver Nuggets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves: Keys to win

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With the Timberwolves coming out of halftime with an eight-point lead, Denver certainly didn't make it easy down the stretch, tying the game within the last two minutes of regulation and holding the line to force an overtime period. The game wouldn't have been almost as close were it not for the efforts of Nikola Jokic , who took over in the third quarter en route to 35 points and 10 rebounds in the loss. Read More »

Russell Westbrook averages triple-double again

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With just one game remaining in the 2017-18 season, Westbrook needs just 16 rebounds to do it again. The Grizzlies haven't been in the best of form and they don't have a starting lineup most people can name, but they're capable of the upset with this being the last game of the season. Read More »