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Vikings QB Bridgewater goes down in practice with injury


An ambulance was brought in to transport the third-year quarterback to the hospital, where he was undergoing tests at the time Zimmer spoke to the media. "I love this kid". Get all kinds of National Football League stories, rumors, game coverage, and inane comments from the National Football League media in your inbox every day. Read More »

King Felix, Mariners down White Sox


The Mariners have a playoff caliber roster and a pretty solid rotation that is led by Fleix Hernandez and tonight's pitcher Taijuan Walker , and while the flame thrower doesn't have the record to indicate his success this season he is still a very solid arm and can give his team a victory on any given night. Read More »

West Ham United set to sign former Real Madrid defender Alvaro Arbeloa


Speaking to West Ham TV, the 33-year-old World Cup victor revealed his delight at becoming the Hammers' 12th signing of the transfer window. Arbeloa, who is a World Cup victor with Spain in 2010, has been without a club since May when Real Madrid released him after winning their eleventh Champions League. Read More »

Domination! Usain Bolt Ends Olympic Career As A Legend


Bolt had won the 100m and 200m coming into the event and he is now the only man in the history of the Olympics to triumph in all three sprint events. Taking the baton from Nickel Ashmeade after Asafa Powell and Yohan Blake had made the early running, Bolt charged home to secure the relay's time of 37.27. Read More »

Klopp: I'd be an idiot if I made a panic buy

With the Reds trailing, Klopp introduced Alberto Moreno and Marko Grujic with the hope of finding their way back into the clash. "We do have a number of players in our squad who can play as a left-back but we are not blind. We have to accept it. Liverpool bossed possession through, but did little with it and were mainly restricted to long range efforts. They seemed to have held their own against Swansea, only losing to a late Leroy Fer finish that sent them into the relegation zone. Read More »

Schweinsteiger still dreams of playing for Man United


Schweinsteiger, 32, was signed by United last summer by previous boss Louis van Gaal but the arrival of Jose Mourinho saw the Portuguese coach exclude him from the first-team squad and tell him to look for a new club. Until my suspension it went really well a year ago, after that the two injuries happened. "But as I said, it's my absolute dream and goal (to play for United again), but we've got to see what the situation is". Read More »

Man United need to get used to winning ways: Ibrahimovic

There would not be a goal in the end, but Mourinho will have been pleased with what he saw as Pogba stood out in a number of areas. After two forgettable initial touches around 15 seconds into the game - a lack of control quickly followed by a hack at thin air - Pogba showed just why United went to such lengths to sign him from Juventus . Read More »

Manchester United puzzle will come together - Ibrahimovic

Mourinho had warned supporters not to expect Pogba to "dribble five players and score a wonder goal " with his first touch. He had only trained with his new team-mates for around 10 days and manager Jose Mourinho said before the game that he was not capable of producing a "super performance". Read More »

Dustin Pedroia (personal) returns Tuesday for Red Sox


Rick Porcello (18-3, 3.26 ERA) picked up the win with eight strong innings in which he allowed just three earned runs on six hits while striking out seven and walking none. The Sox added on two more runs in the bottom of the 5th when Betts hit an RBI double and then Shaw hit an RBI infield single. Longoria seemed to mistime the speed of the liner, raising his glove a bit late. Read More »

England defeat Pakistan in rain-hit ODI

Wiley does not play in Test for England . But there was nothing faint about some of his shots - they were brutal. They shared an 89-run second-wicket partnership after Alex Hales had departed for just seven. However, wicketkeeper Ahmed called for the catch, only to make insufficient ground and drop the chance despite getting both gloves to the ball. Root was sold down the river when captain Eoin Morgan called for a suicidal single. Read More »

Olympics 2016: Heroes of Team GB return triumphant from Rio

The U.S. finished with 46 gold medals and 121 medals overall, its 51-total-medal margin over second-place China the largest in a non-boycotted Olympics in almost a century. His total medal haul included six golds (100m and 200m butterfly, 200m and 400m individual medleys, the 4x100m and 4x200m freestyle relays) as well as two bronze medals (200m freestyle and the 4x100m freestyle relay). Read More »

Serena Williams "pain-free" as she chases history at US Open

The top 10 in the rankings remains unchanged but Kerber, just 190 points behind the American, is hoping to alter that at the last Grand Slam of the season starting in NY. When is US Open 2016 starting? Andy Murray is the only one among the Big Four who has never been at the helm of the Rankings. They arrive in NY, however, in very different veins of form, Murray on a high after winning Wimbledon and an Olympic gold medal, while Djokovic is struggling for fitness and confidence following ... Read More »

Broncos name their starting quarterback: Trevor Siemian

Siemian played only one snap last season - a kneel-down just before halftime December 20 - and comes from a college football program not exactly known for its success in the Big Ten. "I've had a chance to see a couple of defenses now, so I'm not so surprised by what's going on, but we moved the ball a little bit". The Broncos will likely have trouble finding a team that will trade anything of value for Sanchez, forcing them to release him. Read More »

Winning Run Ahead of Manchester Derby Important for United: Rooney

The Englishman was the hero for the Red Devils as he scored the only goal of the game against Hull City on Saturday afternoon. Despite Rashford's heroics in scoring the late victor against Hull, Mourinho tempered expectations by sending out a stark message - he said he would have to be careful about choosing when to put Rashford in his starting line-up. Read More »

Larson takes advantage of late restart for first Cup victory


While Chris Buescher had already earned his first career victory earlier this season at Pocono Raceway, you still had to expect at least one of those drivers to make it to Victory Lane too. When it came to stock cars, Larson won his first ever start at New Smyrna Speedway at age 19, then repeated as a victor at the same track in the highly competitive World Series of Asphalt Racing. Read More »

New stadium still working out kinks for 1st Vikings game

Trae Waynes did start instead of Xavier Rhodes - who has a hamstring injury - and played a role in the first interception at U.S. Bank Stadium . At a recent soccer match-a soccer match!-the noise in US Bank Stadium was measured at 105 decibels, according to WCCO . Read More »

Match info: Rugby Championship at Westpac Stadium


The codes governing body SANZAR said there were no citings from the game. "It was a busy night in Wellington , not just at the Westpac Stadium but also at bars showing the game, and following the match", said Operation Commander, Inspector Neil Banks. Read More »

Chandimal ton lifts Sri Lanka to 226 in 3rd ODI

Bailey's next pairing finished when Wade was stumped by Kusal Perera off Dilruwan Perera. Dilshan is retiring from the worldwide one-day game and does so with a two-wicket defeat, despite a hundred from Dinesh Chandimal . "The conversations that I was privy to when he was talking to the bowlers (on Sunday), he was really clear and direct". "As I said, he is really a natural leader, I think it (captaincy) suits him". Read More »

Rio Olympics: Ryan Lochte Issues Apology

According to an attorney, the swimmers' teammate, James Feigen, who is still in Rio, agreed to pay $11,000 in restitution so that he may return home. Bentz said he did not witness any of the other swimmers vandalizing a bathroom door at the gas station, but did say Lochte pulled down an advertisement that was loosely hanging from the brick wall. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton proud of Belgian Grand Prix comeback

It was about trying to have the right approach - not too aggressive and not too easy - and collectively as a team we had the right balance. Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo split the Mercedes drivers following another exemplary performance. He then drove back across the track with his rear right wheel up in the air before parking at the side of the track. Another, more alarming, accident brought out the Safety Car itself on lap nine - Magnussen losing control of his Renault as he exited Eau ... Read More »

Rio 2016: The good, the bad and the ugly

Yet a last-minute scramble meant that venues and a new metro line to the Olympic Park were ready in time. Brazilians could nevertheless take heart in the fact that there were no major mishaps or breaches after deadly attacks in Europe and the United States had prompted the biggest security operation in Brazil's history with 85,000 troops. Read More »

Park returns to her best to win in golf's Olympic return

Carlson, from Hamilton, Michigan, beat IL junior Dylan Meyer of Evansville, Indiana, 3 and 1, taking the lead with a birdie chip on the par-4 14th that he celebrated with a running, double fight pump. Brooke Henderson of Canada, the No. 2 player in women's golf, struggled even more. In 2013, she became the first player to win the first three majors in a year, her streak stopped at the Women's British Open by Lewis. Read More »

Park takes 2-shot lead into final round at Olympics

South Korea's Inbee Park was crowned the first Olympic women's golf champion for 116 years as she produced a superb fourth round performance to finish five shots clear of New Zealand's Lydia Ko in Rio de Janeiro. "My celebration was like as if I won the gold ", Ko said after birdieing her final hole. "You're not going to be amazed". "I'm so honored to represent my country". Read More »

Eric Berry returns to Chiefs, expected to practice Monday


Berry has played in 70 games in six seasons with the Chiefs. So, he was hit with the franchise tag, which he refused to sign until now. Signs pointed toward Berry getting that long-term deal prior to the July 15 deadline, but Berry's camp reportedly was upset at the Chiefs' insistence at him signing team-benefited injury protection, which is a fairly common request in National Football League contracts. Read More »

Sterling scores 2, Man City beats West Ham 3-1

Take a look back at all the stats behind Manchester City's 3-1 win over West Ham United, where Raheem Sterling headlined. Guardiola said: "It has been better than I thought. A decent if largely forgettable weekend in the Premier League finished this afternoon in the form of West Ham's trip to Manchester City . He can play right, left, he is so dynamic, so aggressive with the ball and without the ball. Read More »

Aguero facing possible derby ban

City are now sweating over their star striker facing a retrospective three-game suspension for violent conduct. "Both Ibrahimovic and I have started the season in great shape, both scoring goals ", he said. "Winston was off and Jonathan Calleri still didn't come on". Both forwards have started the new season quite brilliantly, with bookmarkers already tipping them for a close race to the 2016/17 Premier League Golden Boot. Read More »

Ronaldo wins UEFA award

Ronaldo collected 40 of the 55 votes from journalists across each Uefa association, with Greizmann surprisingly in second with eight. "From a collective standpoint, it was the best season of my career", Ronaldo said . "I've always wanted to win something with Portugal and now I've managed it". Ronaldo's UEFA award is nice, but a bigger and more prestigious prize - the FIFA Ballon d'Or Award, which recognizes the top player in the world - also must come his way. Read More »

White Sox Changing Ballpark Name To Guaranteed Rate Field

How does Guaranteed Rate Field sound? The White Sox now sit fourth in the American League Central MLB conference, midway through the season. Financial terms of the deal weren't disclosed. "We love this city and its baseball fans, and couldn't be happier to partner with an iconic team and a legendary owner in Jerry Reinsdorf". Yup. U.S. Read More »

UFC on FOX 21


His luck in the featherweight division remains to be seen, but in his post-fight interview in the Octagon, Pettis made clear he was there for the belt. That changed at nearly two minutes into the third round, when Oliveira went for a takedown as they scrambled back to the feet and Pettis sunk in a guillotine. Read More »