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Dad Who Lunged at Nassar Says He's 'No Hero'

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Three sheriff's deputies tackled him and Nassar was removed from the courtroom. As he was escorted out of the courtroom, he asked the officers what they would do if it had happened to them. During his afternoon hearing for contempt of court, Margraves expressed remorse for his actions and offered an apology. "Instead of notifying authorities or even my parents, we were interrogated", Boyce said in her statement to the court. Read More »

West Ham sack recruitment chief Henry

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I am [lion], they scared and now everyone gonna see why I wanna leave this club. "Show all fans what is true". Brighton refused to play the role of welcoming hosts, Murray putting them ahead in the eighth minute with a goal that owed much to both Gross's throughball and referee Roger East's excellent decision to play the advantage rule. Read More »

How Mike Fisher's comeback will impact Predators' pursuit of the Stanley Cup

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With Ryan Johansen and Kyle Turris shoring up the top-six center spots on the team, the Predators can now utilize Nick Bonino and Fisher however they see fit on the team's third and fourth lines. Predators general manager David Poile said team captain Roman Josi sat down with Fisher and helped recruit him back to the team. Fisher said the support of his family, General Manager David Poile, Head Coach Peter Laviolette and Josi is what slowly turned his no into a yes as the months ... Read More »

FEMA says it is not cutting off aid to Puerto Rico

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Bill Nelson , spoke on the Senate floor asking FEMA to continue providing aid to Puerto Rico until the entire island has water and electricity again. "We have the same rights as other Americans", another Puerto Rican resident said, claiming that Trump isn't doing everything he can and should be for them. Read More »

Andre Drummond Doesn't Understand Why Jaylen Brown Thinks He's An All-Star

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For a few hours Tuesday, the possibility of a Heat All-Star became real again . We'll see if that changes soon when NBA Commission Adam Silver makes his decision. Unlike Major League Baseball and the NHL, there are no requirements for team representation among NBA All-Star selections. On an Instagram picture from the account @ballislife displaying the Twitter responses of both Brown and Simmons, alongside a tweet from the NBA All-Star account announcing Drummond's inclusion in the game, ... Read More »

Roger Goodell Has Interesting Method To 'Clarify' NFL Catch Rules

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The commissioner said he had a meeting with five Hall-of-Fame receivers and a few coaches to gain a viewpoint. Like Trump's speech on Tuesday ("I call upon all of us to set aside our differences, to seek out common ground") Goodell on Wednesday framed the current state of the National Football League as a sunny and optimistic place. Read More »

Postgame Report: Magic at Rockets

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The Houston Rockets star notched the first official 60-point triple-double ever . Harden more than made up for CP3's absence as he accounted for 86 of his team's 114 points. Orlando led by two points with about 9 1/2 minutes left before the Rockets used a 10-4 run to make it 101-97 with about seven minutes to go. Harden shot 63% from the floor while connecting on five three-pointers. Read More »

Chiefs to deal Smith to Washington

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The trade, which can not be completed until the new National Football League business year begins on March 14, would see Smith sign a four-year deal with Washington for US$94 million, with US$ 71 million guaranteed , the Kansas City Star reported . Read More »

Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski limited at Wednesday's practice

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The dynamic tight end could only participate in the non-contact portion of practice. Gronkowski is not allowed to speak with the media until he is cleared from the concussion protocol, much to the dismay of the national news media who view Gronk as the only true "quotable" player on the Pats. Read More »

Super Bowl fans at risk of getting the flu this season

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This past offseason the Patriots parted with LeGarrette Blount , who led the National Football League with 18 regular-season rushing touchdowns in 2016. He has been terrific in the Eagles' two playoff games, throwing for nearly 600 yards and three touchdowns. Or even close? You think Brady would have been as successful without Belichick? You look at New England as a bunch of misfits, and you should. Read More »

Sky Sports issue update on Blind and Ibrahimovic deals

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Despite the fact that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is still recovering from a recent knee injury, the Swedish striker continues to make the headlines. Mourinho signed a new contract of his own last week, committing him to United until 2020, and said he did so because he felt that the club's ambition matches his own. Read More »

Kevin Love breaks hand in game against Pistons

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A win would give the Heat possession of the 3rd seed in the East. The Mavericks had a free throw rate of 0.163 (below the 0.217 mark opponents have averaged against Miami this season). He also put up nine rebounds. With Thomas on the bench, Cleveland is allowing opposing teams to score 108.6 points per 100 possessions - nearly a 10-point difference. Read More »

Real Betis send Tweet to Celtic as Hoops sign Charly Musonda

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The 21-year-old has also stopped updates on the Blues' main account, keeping just three of their stars among his followers. He apparently "followed his heart" to have the "honour" of playing for Celtic, to complete his "dream" and play at "the greatest place on earth", Celtic Park. Read More »

Leicester willing to sell Riyad Mahrez to Man City for £65m

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Mahrez, who submitted his first Leicester transfer request last May, would be able to provide cover for Sané. City have reportedly made a £55 million offer for the Algerian worldwide, who has already handed in his transfer request to the 2016 Premier League champions. Read More »

Floyd Mayweather steps into MMA cage, stirring UFC and McGregor fever

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FLOYD MAYWEATHER has given his biggest hint yet that he is planning to make a sensational move into UFC . Floyd Mayweather has gotten the rumour-mill turning once more for a potential rematch between him and Conor McGregor. Since then , the boxing legend has effectively stomped the life out of these rumors, but his latest Instagram post is likely to resuscitate the conversation like a pair of defibrillators hooked up to a auto battery. Read More »

Lupita Nyong'o wears 'warrior'-inspired gown to 'Black Panther' premiere

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And there are the exhortations from celebrities, with perhaps no compliment surpassing that of Jill Scott, who tweeted that " Black Panther " surpassed another Disney franchise, " Star Wars ". The good news was that Snipes was as popular as ever, but even someone of his star power had a hard time getting studios and people to realize that the Black Panther character was a superhero, not a member of the civil rights movement. Read More »

John Wall Knee Procedure, Will Miss Six Weeks

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Unfortunately for Wall , he will miss his fifth All-Star Game next month. A report from ESPN set the 2-month timeline, while a Washington Post report has Wall set to miss 6 to 8 weeks. The Wizards have nine days before the National Basketball Association trade deadline to bring in a replacement via trade. If Wall misses exactly six weeks, he could return on March 13 in a home game against the Minnesota Timberwolves. Read More »

Texas Police Will Investigate Sexual Assault Allegations at Karolyi Ranch

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In the last few weeks and months, multiple athletes have come forward with allegations of sexual abuse while training at the facility. He also said the athletes who trained at the ranch "deserve to know that no stone is left unturned". The governor ordered the state investigation because the claims involve multiple jurisdictions and states. Others, including Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles, have also spoken out about the role the remote ranch played in allowing Nassar to abuse athletes ... Read More »

Tottenham v Manchester United preview: Jose Mourinho has selection 'headache'

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Mauricio Pochettino's men are on an eight-match unbeaten run in all competitions and with games against Liverpool and Arsenal to follow, the next three fixtures could define their campaign. With that, as well as all going well on the pitch and Sanchez not joining Manchester City , it was just what United needed after a somewhat desperate December, which brought defeat in the derby, an end to the Carabao Cup defence and ended with three straight league draws . Read More »

JB Holmes Lit Up By Peers After Slow Play

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They matched birdies in the dark on the par-5 18th, and then had no choice but to return Monday morning to decide the longest playoff in the 67-year history of the event. That was good enough for a promising tie for 23rd as Woods launched his latest bid to return to form in the wake of spinal fusion surgery last April. Read More »

David Beckham launches new Major League Soccer team in Miami

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Former England captain David Beckham has launched his long-planned Major League Soccer team in Miami . "Our mission to bring an MLS club to Miami is now complete, and we are deeply satisfied, grateful and excited", Beckham said in a statement released by the MLS . Read More »

Daniel Sturridge on the brink of agreeing a move away from Liverpool

Sturridge has made only 14 appearances for the Reds and scored three goals to date this season and although he has been linked with a move away, manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted he is going nowhere. Sturridge's wages of around £120,000 a week would be covered under the terms of the deal, while Newcastle would also pay around £1.5 million for the loan transfer. Read More »

Eagles arrive in Minneapolis ahead of Super Bowl LII

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But here's the catch: It's in Minneapolis . "I've called 3 Restaurants in Minneapolis to get a reservation for me and my teammates and "can't" get in". "And I think we are all becoming much more diligent about that awareness, that observation-still being very welcoming but being hyper vigilant about what might go wrong". Read More »

Jurgen Klopp makes admission that will surely worry Liverpool fans

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Jurgen Klopp has urged his Liverpool FC side to quickly dust themselves down following their FA Cup loss to West Brom as they focus on their Premier League trip to Huddersfield next week. I have seen similarities to our game when we beat Manchester United . "Look at both games and you have to say that was not good enough, simple as that". Read More »

Carson Wentz spotted at practice without a cane for first time

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According to Lee Bowen of The Philadelphia Inquirer, the 25-year-old has voiced much confidence that he will be able to get on the field in time for the season opener for the 2018 campaign. That scorching hot take backfired in grand fashion, as Pederson proceeded to go 13-3 during the regular season, and then won two playoff games despite the absence of his MVP-worthy quarterback, Hall of Fame left tackle, starting middle linebacker, and starting running back, among others. Read More »

Local Philadelphia Eagles Fans Flocking to the Super Bowl

Gronkowski was knocked out of the AFC championship game due to a concussion on a big hit from Jacksonville Jaguars safety Barry Church. The Philadelphia Eagles are enroute to Minnesota, where just one more game stands between them and Super Bowl bling. Read More »

Senatla the lone Blitzbok in Sydney Dream Team

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It then beat Spain, again, 29-0 in the quarterfinals and Russian Federation 31-0 in the semis before its emphatic win over New Zealand in the final. Tom Lucas scored with less than a minute remaining to give Australia the vital win after Scotland had gone ahead 21-17 with Max McFarland's try only minutes earlier . Read More »