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Ex-Pro Bowl RB Foster reaches deal with Dolphins

After seeing Lamar Miller exit in the off-season, signing with Houston shortly after the opening of free agency this March, Miami finds itself in a precarious position with its running game. Unfortunately for Miami, Foster has missed plenty of games during his career and is heading into his eighth season in the league. I am glad to see Foster out of the AFC South. Read More »

Mets' Harvey to have season-ending surgery for TOS

The most recent example of this surgery came from Minnesota Twins starter Phil Hughes. Harvey faces a four-month recovery time and is expected to be ready for the 2017 season. They are hosting Washington for a four-game series in NY for their final series before the All-Star break. What's worse than just losing a pitcher that was extremely important to their team success last season is the questions that remain about his future. Read More »

LACETT | Keselowski wins again at Kentucky

Only Dillon has led more laps in an XFINITY race at Kentucky Speedway than Friday's race victor did. Martin Truex Jr. didn't win, but he showed he had the best ride in the 40-car field. Those final laps were still nerve-wracking for Wolfe, but he's been in this situation before with Keselowski and things have turned out well. "We went out and we set a really fast pace there on that restart and was just using fuel, and then it became obvious that you were gonna have to save fuel at the end, ... Read More »

Dixon wins IndyCar pole for 1st time this season at Toronto

Just one lap later his Penske teammate Juan Montoya continued his streak of DNF's at Iowa, blowing an engine on lap 180. That sent Newgarden to the pits, the team also switching him from black tires to softer reds. Hunter-Reay has looked good on street tracks this season. When the caution lifted and racing resumed, Power was lying second - but front-runner Tony Kanaan didn't have enough fuel to maintain his lead and Power sailed to a 1.5-second victory over Brazilian Penske team-mate ... Read More »

Cleveland police taking steps to prevent attack during Republican convention

The Republican National Convention will take place Monday, July 18 through Thursday, July 21, and organizers have unveiled a predictably provocative schedule, including sharp attacks against Hillary Clinton that involve a presentation on the sexual adventures of Bill Clinton and an evening highlighting the Benghazi attacks. Read More »

Jimmie Johnson scores pole at New Hampshire

It's back to a flat track for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series as the New Hampshire International Speedway hosts the New Hampshire 301 this Sunday afternoon. The 24th annual ESPY Awards got a little "rowdy" as reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Kyle Busch was named Best Driver at last night's ceremony. Read More »

Dwyane Wade Joins LeBron James - In Going Home

I look back with pride and amazement at all we have accomplished together. With Wade staying in the Eastern Conference on thing is for certain: the Heat and Bulls match ups will be highly entertaining. But that never materialized, and he began considering playing elsewhere. Wade, sources told ESPN, continues to draw interest from the Denver Nuggets and Milwaukee Bucks. Read More »

Rooney looking forward to Mourinho era

But the latest reports have suggested that those under threat, namely Juan Mata, Daley Blind and Marouane Fellaini, will at least be given a chance. Mourinho will make his home debut as Manchester United manager in Rooney's testimonial match against Everton on August 3 . United's new manager Mourinho is looking for a mass clear-out at Old Trafford and Schweinsteiger is one of the names expected to leave. Read More »

Zlatan Ibrahimovic smashes *another* Manchester United record out of the park

That seems to have left the door open for the Red Devils to re-sign a player they let go for free in 2013, but Pogba was non-commital when asked what he would do if Mourinho gave him a call. "We will see. For the moment, I am here [Juventus] and I am happy here". United will take on Borussia Dortmund in Shanghai on July 22 and then Manchester City in Beijing three days later. Read More »

Kawakami: Durant comfortable with decision to join Warriors

Stephen Curry tells the magazine he knows where his wife was coming from and adds that he's advised her to ignore what people say, because "you're not going to win any battles on Twitter ". "I know all about them on the basketball court, but as people I'm looking forward to getting to know them even more". "If you said you're from Oklahoma City , they're likely to say Kevin Durant or they're likely to say OKC Thunder". Read More »

Red Sox Closer Craig Kimbrel To Undergo Knee Surgery

RHP Noe Ramirez was recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket on Saturday. Red Sox manager John Farrell said Kimbrel injured his left knee before the game. "That's what our job is", Porcello said. Just come back to me with something and let me know.' The next time I heard from them I was traded. Price is tied for first in the American League in strikeouts (130). Read More »

Arsenal switch striker focus to £26m Serie A hitman


According to Italian outlet Tuttomercatoweb , the Gunners will set their sights on a bid for Bacca, and manager Arsene Wenger's side are hopeful an offer of €25 million (£20.8 million) will be sufficient to tie up a deal. "Everyone knows I have a four-year contract with Milan", he told AS. "Everything will depend on the project this year, the new investors and which players will be arriving, the team that we have, then we'll make a decision". Read More »

Von Miller signs record-breaking $160m deal with Broncos

As of today, Miller is the highest-paid defensive player in National Football League history - strike that, he's the highest-paid non-quarterback in National Football League history, and the second-highest-paid player overall. That's nearly double the guaranteed money the Broncos were offering him in June. He's spent the months since the Super Bowl jet-setting around the country on a private plane, appearing as a contestant on Dancing with the Stars , modeling for ESPN The Magazine's Body ... Read More »

After Strasburg leaves no-hit bid, Nats top Reds 12-1

The Washington Nationals reinstated right-hander Stephen Strasburg from the 15-day disabled list Sunday and moved starter Joe Ross to the DL with right shoulder inflammation . The Nationals shortstop went 4-for-5 with two homeruns, including a grand slam, and 6 RBIs. Harper led off the fifth with his 17th homer. Reds: 1B Joey Votto returned to the lineup after he was scratched Saturday with a sore right shoulder. Read More »

Jeff Gordon ready to return if Earnhardt Jr. can't race at Indianapolis

Earnhardt Jr, was sideline this week due to concussion -like symptoms and will not compete in Sunday's Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. But Junior has had issues with concussions before, causing him to miss races during the 2012 season, and the driver mentioned earlier this week that he believed several recent wrecks may be to blame for his current condition. Read More »

Murphy homers again vs Mets, leads Nationals to 3-2 win

What happens from here on out will be determined by lots of things. Can the Mets get healthy and work the trade deadline as masterfully as they did in 2015? Can the Marlins find another gear, perhaps once Dee Gordon returns from his suspension? Daniel Murphy went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Sunday's win over the Mets . Read More »

Wilder retains WBC heavyweight title, stopping Arreola


The 35-year-old from Riverside, California, is just 2-2-1 with a no decision in his past six fights and he has looked like an out-of-shape shell of the explosive top contender he once was. This is Wilder's fourth title defense. "When I was young I remember watching great heavyweight title fights and now to be on the undercard of one is incredible". Read More »

Howard, Franco lead Phillies to 4-2 win over Mets

With the tying and go ahead runs on base, Mets' manager Terry Collins yanked Colon in favor of Hansel Robles . Patience and any ability to grind out at-bats, a staple of the hot-hitting lineup that averaged 8.9 runs per game in the three weeks before the break, were absent early against Bartolo Colon and the Mets . Read More »

France seeks healing final victory vs underachiever Portugal


Germany faced Ukraine, Poland, Northern Ireland, Slovakia and Italy on their way to the semi-finals while France took on Romania, Albania, Switzerland, Republic of Ireland and Iceland on their way into the last four. France will take on Portugal in the Euro 2016 final at the Stade de France, Paris on Sunday, July 10 with kick-off at 8pm BST. "We want to bring great joy to the Portuguese people". Read More »

Serena Williams wins 7th Wimbledon, 22nd Grand Slam title


She was back on Centre Court later with sister Venus to win the doubles championship with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Hungarys Timea Babos and Kazakhstans Yaroslava Shvedova . "Back to thinking the way she thinks". "Of course, it's one of my goals one day to be the number one", she said. It was just Kerber's second grand slam final, having reached the same stage - against the same opponent - on her way to taking out the Australian Open. Read More »

Prayers for Nice as 2nd round begins at the British Open


Speaking after he carded a second successive four-over-par round of 75, to rule out any hopes of making the cut, he said he woke at 4am to a number of text messages from people checking he was safe, unaware that he is now in Scotland. The attack in Nice has rocked a nation still dealing with the aftermath of two attacks in Paris a year ago that killed a total of 147 people. "I feel really bad for everyone else". Read More »

England vs Pakistan: International Cricket, first Test


Coming out to take part in a Test match for the first time since his now-infamous appearance six years ago, Amir was told by the England players to expect hostility from the crowd. His 10th Test century has made him the oldest centurion in 82 years. Pakistan had a gruelling pre-tour boot camp at a military academy in Kakul in May. Read More »

Brock Lesnar Failed Late June Drug Test Prior To UFC 200

This could cause big problems for a potential return down the line for Lesnar, granted that he's kept the door open for another fight in the UFC. USADA, the statement continued, only received the June 28 testing results on Thursday, July 14, five days after Lesnar defeated Mark Hunt by unanimous decision. Read More »

Simone Biles wins spot on US Women's Gymnastics team


Biles secured her spot on the 2016 U.S. Olympic team Sunday night at the Olympic Gymnastics Trials at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. There was just one automatic qualification spot for the team which went to the top all-around score and there was never a doubt that would belong to Biles. Read More »

Kirk Cousins, Redskins fail to reach long-term deal prior to deadline


Brees left the Chargers for the Saints the next year in a move that worked out well for him. In the other seven times in which a team used the franchise tag on a quarterback, the sides agreed to a deal by the deadline. Cousins also knows if he plays well, there's a huge payday in his future. "I'll let my play do the talking", Cousins said in May. "I feel very established in my role and excited to take advantage of the opportunity, which is a phenomenal opportunity". Read More »

Kevin Durant says joining Warriors super team is 'the hardest road'


Durant was asked if he had spoken with Russell Westbrook about his decision to leave the Thunder. And Ron, playing under him a couple of years in OKC just taught me so much about the game of basketball. Of course, some Thunder fans set fire to their Durant jerseys. Durant said he didn't make his final decision until around 7 a.m. on July 4 when he woke up, and that telling his former team was gut-wrenching. Read More »

Sagan wins stage ahead of Froome in breakaway

Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey , and Mark Cavendish , wearing the best sprinter's green jersey, ride behind the race director's auto during the ceremonial parade of the ninth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 184.5 kilometers (114.3 miles) with start in Vielha Val d'Aran, Spain, and finish in Andorra Arcalis, Andorra, Sunday, July 10, 2016. Read More »

No wind, abundant birdies at start of British Open


The record score at Royal Troon is 12-under 272 when Leonard won in 1997. Said the first-round leader: "It was fun to take advantage of the day". On Thursday at Royal Troon, Reed posted a 66 reminiscent of Woods' masterpiece at Hoylake on his way to an early lead at The Open. Read More »

John Terry to remain Chelsea captain under Conte

I'm very happy that Batshuayi stays with us and that the club goes to a great player for the present and the future". " I was born with pressure and the pressure is not important for me ". "Three at the back, four at the back, it is not important". "We are talking with the club and we know that this team needs to reinforce". Their priority is Alvaro Morata, recently bought back from Juventus by Real Madrid, but it remains unclear whether Madrid want to keep him or sell him. Read More »