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A's catcher Bruce Maxwell arrested in Arizona

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The alleged incident occurred at around 6 p.m. and Scottsdale police spokesman Sgt. Tyler Johnson told AZCentral.com that it was unclear what had led up to the incident. Bruce Maxwell of the Oakland Athletics kneels as teammate Mark Canha places his hand on Maxwell's shoulder during the singing of the national anthem in Oakland. Read More »

Patriots hold on to beat Chargers, 21-13

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After touching the punt at his own 11-yard line and scooping up the ball at the 8-yard line, Benjamin made a decision to run backwards to create some separation. As the Patriots came rushing at him, Benjamin scooped up the ball and ran backward to evade the oncoming Patriots. However, the Chargers would fail to convert a two-point conversion, giving the Patriots a five-point lead, 18-13. Read More »

Is Harry Kane injury actually BAD news for Arsenal?

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Pochettino said he was not willing to take a risk by involving Kane , who hit a brace against Liverpool before his late injury, with other big games on the horizon. "You feel during the second half, in the last 15-20 minutes, that [it will] be hard to break the draw - only for some genius player that can change the game or for some mistake and we made a mistake". Read More »

Most Of The Texans Took A Knee During The National Anthem

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It was reported that team was planning on making a gesture before the Week 8 game against the Seattle Seahawks in response to the comments. Over the past two days there have been reports that players on the Texans will protest McNair's "inmate" comment by taking a knee . Read More »

Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United deserved win over Tottenham Hotspur'

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He said to Sky Sports: "Deserved, hard match, it could have been a draw, two big teams, I think both trying to win but both knowing the opponent was strong, so trying to win with one eye on the fifth. 'The manager tried to give us a chance, so we have to score and give assists'. Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino agreed with much of Mourinho's assessment, saying: "It was an even game". Read More »

Winx wins 22nd straight race, taking the Cox Plate 2017

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THE legend of Winx goes from strength to strength, with the mighty mare recording her third successive Cox Plate. He watched the race in the quiet of the weighing room and with no perceptible change to his demeanour. "She's made history. I was born the year Kingston Town won his first Cox Plate and to think she's emulated him". But trying to compare one horse to another, they're all different. Read More »

N'Golo Kante returns to Chelsea training ahead of Bournemouth clash

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Eden Hazard says "you never know" what can happen in the title race following Chelsea's 1-0 victory over Bournemouth on Saturday. "They try to create problems for me and the players". "[It was a] very good goal, important also". Conte said he often talks to Ancelotti, whom he played for at Juventus, but added that the pair have no need to talk about Chelsea's managerial situation. Read More »

The night Draymond Green fought the Wizards

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Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green , a former Michigan State star and Saginaw native, stops by Comerica Park on September 14, 2017, to throw out the first pitch. As the second quarter wound to a close, Beal drove into the paint with Green guarding him and had his attempted floated blocked in a major way. Both Green and Beal received fighting technicals and were immediately ejected, with Golden State going on to win 120-117. Read More »

Buffallo Bills trade DT Marcell Dareus to Jacksonville Jaguars

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Buffalo will reportedly receive a sixth-round draft pick in the deal that could become a fifth-round pick based on performance. Back in September 2015, Dareus signed a six-year deal that has the potential to earn him as much as $95.1 million over the course of the deal should he hit particular incentives. Read More »

Defender swap deal touted between Man United and Tottenham

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Shaw has kept his head down and impressed manager Jose Mourinho in recent weeks with his attitude to training, although the former Southampton academy graduate still found himself on the subs' bench until late in the League Cup victory over Swansea on Wednesday night. Read More »

Copy-Plane Carrying OKC Thunder Team Suffers Damage En Route To Chicago

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Flying to Chicago . What caused this? ". A spokesperson for Delta Airlines said the charter flight "likely encountered a bird while on descent into Chicago " and that maintenance was evaluating the plane and the incident. And Carmelo Anthony was just as curious on his Instagram. Investigations are ongoing into what caused the dent. All the players, coaches, and staff aboard the plane landed safely. Read More »

Astros' Yuli Gurriel 'did not want to offend anybody' with racist gesture

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Astros' first baseman Yulieski Gurriel started the scoring with a solo shot in the second inning off a starter Yu Darvish . Gurriel apologized, but the way he did it makes it even worse. "While both are problematic, I don't see them as the same issue. If he felt offended, I want to apologize to him". An MLB spokesperson said in a statement, "We are aware of the situation and the Commissioner intends to speak with the player tomorrow". Read More »

Darvish ready for World Series debut in familiar surroundings

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Darvish's bid for a flawless game ended when Marwin Gonzalez hit a single through the pitcher's legs and into center field with two outs in the ninth inning. McCullers will face the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 3 Friday. But for the Dodgers, Darvish's familiarity pitching in the Astros' ballpark could be a key reason why they chose to start him in Houston , where the best-of-seven series resumes after the teams split the first two games in Los Angeles. Read More »

Aaron Rodgers Says Anthony Barr Made Offensive Gesture After Hit

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Is Aaron Rodgers as strong at video games as he is on the gridiron? No. The Green Bay Packers quarterback revealed he had 13 screws in his collarbone and Conan didn't let him forget about it. 23. I hate to see anybody get hurt. I know how hard you work each week to prepare to be able to play. "They think it's a great idea, and they are promising us it will get to Rogers", Elizabeth said. Read More »

Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch suits up with his high school team

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Lynch was suspended for coming off the sideline during a scuffle and then shoving line judge Julian Mapp during Oakland's 31-30 win over the Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday. This wasn't just any high school, but the school Lynch attended. They were eventually successful, but it took six of them. It's also yet to be seen what, if any, punishments will be doled out by the district. Read More »

Cousins scores 41 points, Pels beat Kings 114-106

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It was before the game, though, when the emotions were high for Cousins, as a video tribute was played and fans gave him a standing ovation. "I'm thankful for to have had the years I had in this city". "I think he really appreciates it", Gentry said. "My representatives, they told me I shouldn't stay", Cousins said of refusing "an opportunity to leave" when the team hired George Karl in 2015 to coach the team. Read More »

Pulis: Manchester City Are The Best Team

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Pulis also lost against City as the Potters manager in the 2011 FA Cup final, and as Gillingham boss in the third tier play-off final in 1999. As reported by the Birmingham Mail , Pulis said: "You're talking about one of maybe seven players in that group who've been outstanding this year. Read More »

Luke Shaw: I want to play for former boss Mauricio Pochettino again

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And their task is made all the more hard by the absence of top scorer Harry Kane, who joins midfield duo Erik Lamela and Victor Wanyama on the sidelines. The January transfer window is sure to bring about some interesting deals and there is one recent rumour in particular that has caught the eye of both Manchester United and Tottenham fans alike. Read More »

Anthony Rizzo, Jason Heyward, Ben Zobrist Tabbed As Gold Glove Finalists

The public can vote to weigh in as to who is "The Finest in the Field" in both the American League and National League. But JBJ is conspicuously absent from the center field group, as the Royals' Lorenzo Cain got the nod instead. Gardner, who won his first such award last season is now a four-time finalist and potential favorite to repeat - if I do say so myself. He had won eight in a row from 2008-15 before missing out past year. Read More »

Bob McNair apologizes for "inmates" remark

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There's no way I can prove it unless McNair says it himself but one has to wonder about the situation. Come on man. Inmates? McNair made his comment after Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones argued that owners must find a solution to solve the polarizing anthem issue, which he said is having a negative effect on business, per ESPN . Read More »

Girardi will not return as Yankees manager

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Girardi took significant criticism for his team's loss in Game 2 of the ALDS versus the Cleveland Indians after failing to ask for a replay review on a strikeout that was incorrectly called a hit batsman. "He has a tireless work ethic, and put his heart into every game he managed over the last decade". "He should take great pride in our accomplishments during his tenure". Read More »

Dustin Pedroia has knee surgery, expected to be out seven months

Dr. Williams III is an orthopedic surgeon at New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery. Without Pedroia, utilityman Brock Holt would be the sensible in-house fill-in next year. Pedroia also underwent surgery on the same knee last October, that time to fix a torn meniscus. Pedroia was on the disabled list twice this year after the mid-July All-Star Game break with what the Red Sox called inflammation. Read More »

Pune pitch curator to be suspended for giving out information

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Pandurang Salgaoncar , the pitch manager at the Pune ground, was exposed during an undercover sting by India Today TV claiming he doctored the surface ahead of the ODI starting Wednesday. He said that the pitch will yield scores of 337-340 runs. "I have to tell that the MCA, of course, the BCCI too, along with the Committee of the Administrators (CoA) have zero tolerance on such subjects, so MCA will be making a detailed inquiry on what has happened or what has appeared on television. Read More »

Patriots LB Hightower out for season with torn muscle

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The Pro Bowler has tallied 404 combined tackles, 17 sacks and 13 passes defensed in 67 games over the last five seasons. The loss of Hightower is a huge blow to the Patriots' defense that already has struggled this season and is tied for fourth in the National Football League in points allowed. Read More »

Wenger admits that Nketiah was his best choice on the Arsenal bench

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The 18-year-old stabbed in the equalizer with his first touch, barely 15 seconds after coming on and scored the victor in extra time with a bullet header. Walcott headed onto the roof of the net as the final 10 minutes arrived, but Arsenal did draw level with five minutes to play through Nketiah, who stabbed home a flicked corner 30 seconds after being introduced. Read More »

England U17 3 Brazil U17 1

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Brewster has been in the right place at the right time at the World Cup and was again clinical when chances presented themselves against Brazil. That could be Liverpool sensation Rhian Brewster , who has been starring for their table topping under-23 side this season. Read More »

Caroline Wozniacki through to last four of WTA Finals

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Halep's forehand looked impressive early on and she looked on course to get on the scoreboard, but a pivotal net cord victor at 0-1 30-30 by the Dane earned her a break point, which she converted after the Romanian sent a drive volley straight into the net. Read More »

Alleged match-fixing sparks controversy ahead of Blackcaps v India ODI

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The Pune pitch curator Salgaonkar , who was a former pacer played 63 First-Class matches and 5 List-A games where he clinched 218 wickets in total. Opener Dhawan top-scored with 68 and Karthik remained not out on 64 down the order as the hosts reached the 231-run victory target with four overs to spare at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium. Read More »

WTA Finals: Venus Williams beats Jelena Ostapenko in Singapore epic

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A phenomenal backhand return across the court gave the world number seven a chance to serve out for a 1-0 lead, but Williams showed her experience and broke to love before a long backhand from her opponent gave her the first set. Earlier, Williams revived her WTA Finals campaign with an epic three-hour, three-set victory over Ostapenko. Yet for three hours and 13 minutes yesterday, the gap between both women - the youngest and oldest competitors at this year's BNP Paribas WTA Finals ... Read More »