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Duke lands top forward recuit Bagley

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Bagley was the no doubt number one player in the class of 2018, ahead of players like Zion Williamson , R.J. Robinson started class at Western Kentucky this summer and practiced with the Hilltoppers, thus he will need a waiver from the NCAA in order to be able to play in games this season. Read More »

Alexander-Arnold delighted with ´dream´ goal and Liverpool win

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After Saturday's 3-3 draw at Watford in the Premier League , Jurgen Klopp's Reds are under enormous scrutiny as they look for a good result in the first leg of this Champions League qualifier to take back to Anfield next week. "We can either allow the pressure on this game to increase over the next 24 hours to the extent that we cannot walk any more or we still try to enjoy this opportunity". Read More »

LeBron James' Future Impacting Cavs' Kyrie Irving Trade Talks

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If the Cavs have their way, they may trade Irving for a serviceable player, a young star , and a future draft pick. Irving, who asked the Cleveland Cavaliers for a trade in July after he grew sour of playing alongside James, has his sights set on the Los Angeles Clippers as a team he would like to play for if traded. Read More »

Elliott appeal to focus on threats, testimony by ex-girlfriend

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TMZ got a hold of 2016 interview where the accuser told police in detail that the Dallas Cowboys running back "lost control" and busted the side of her jaw. Ok then, I'm going to ruin your life. "They are not going to believe you" the day of the alleged assault. He is expected to target Thompson supposedly making multiple threats that she was going to ruin his National Football League career along with a few text message that encouraged one of her friends to lie to law enforcement about ... Read More »

Arsene Wenger Raises Prospect of Super Motivated Alexis Sanchez

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That sort of money could prove too good to turn down, for both Arsenal and Sanchez, but City could yet face some stiff competition as the report indicates that Chelsea have also been showing a strong interest in Sanchez. The Daily Star claims that the Sky Blues "are ready to test Arsenal's resolve to keep Sanchez with a mega offer in excess of £50m", while the Daily Mirror says that the Gunners can expect to receive a bid of £60m in the coming days. Read More »

Transfer window change to be voted on by clubs

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Perhaps the Premier League can lead a global change in the transfer market, however, by becoming the first to rule out trading once the season has started. "We are playing here with guys who maybe will not continue or with players who are coming but are not here". But Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp would still have to fight to keep Philippe Coutinho out of Barcelona's clutches until 11 p.m. Read More »

Giancarlo Stanton generated trade interest from 'at least four teams'

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Three Marlins players, Stanton, Marcell Ozuna and AJ Ellis, have homered against Baumgarner. Kenta Maeda (11-4) went 5 1/3 innings, giving up three earned runs and four hits and striking out eight. The Dodgers are 16-0-3 in their last 19 series, and haven't lost one since June 5-7 to Washington. Nelson Cruz and Mike Zunino hit solo home runs for the Mariners. Read More »

Sharapova awarded main draw wildcard at US Open

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She has five Grand Slam titles in her career with the latest at the French Open in 2014. Sharapova is being given a wild card entry into the tournament, with the U.S. Sharapova has played only four events since returning from a 15-month doping suspension in late April. Sharapova's US Open preparations have been disrupted by an arm injury suffered during her first round win over Jennifer Brady earlier this month. Read More »

LaVar Ball gives the ZO2s he was wearing to Rashad McCants

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At Sunday's BIG3 event at Staples Center, Ball was invited to challenge Ice Cube at a 90 second, four-point shooting challenge (basically, you're shooting from a zone marked with the number "4"). LaVar Ball makes some lofty claims about his son Lonzo-the Lakers' newest top prospect. "That was Cube's ball, LaVar". Ice Cube made the challenge in May, saying he would buy ten of Ball's Big Baller Brand sneakers (which Ball plans to price at $495) if he lost. Read More »

Jarrett Stidham named Auburn's starting QB

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Sean White will now officially serve as Auburn's backup this season, as Stidham will likely take the team's passing game to a much-improved level in 2017. Stidham put up even bigger numbers as a senior completing 183-of-260 passes for 2,934 yards and 35 touchdowns, and rushing for 969 yards and 15 touchdowns on 122 carries despite missing three games with a broken hand. Read More »

El Clasico Tactical Analysis: Barcelona 1-3 Real Madrid

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Real Madrid won the domestic championship last season and also prevailed in the Champions League . He had six shots and completed 88 passes, as well as throwing in the trademark flicks and tricks that have come to define his game. Real Madrid's Marco Asensio is right now that player that's swimming with sharks but has a bite of his own. As per the footballing regulations, Ronaldo was booked for taking his shirt off, and that celebration was to prove very costly moments later. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez Contract Rumours, Riyad Mahrez Latest

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Arsenal would be willing to let Alexis Sanchez leave the club but would rather he joined Paris Saint-Germain than Manchester City , says Paul Merson. The Frenchman signed from Lyon for a club record £46 million (about $59 million). He has said he intends "to focus completely on the Premier League", but if such an approach fails to yield a title challenge, he can expect the protests to ramp up quickly. Read More »

Hanley Ramirez is not in the Red Sox' lineup on Monday

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The additions of veteran infielder Eduardo Nunez and Devers have greatly bolstered the lineup. Sale had no trouble cutting through the NY lineup on July 15, when he scattered three hits and struck out 13 over 7 2/3 scoreless innings. The Yankees move on to an inter-league subway series against the NY Mets tonight, a Mets squad depleted by injury and trades of some of their more unsafe players, including Jay Bruce, who was recently sent to the Cleveland Indians. Read More »

Rudiger promises Chelsea response after shock loss

It left the Italian manager concerned by the inability of his players to control their emotions when a team-mate was dismissed. "But our first half, we kept losing our heads". Still, Morata's debut should make us hope that his fitness and adaptation is deemed good enough for a start on Sunday against Spurs. "They're a top-class side, with some fantastic individuals, 3-0 down is not normal for them so they had to respond, which they did". Read More »

Former Regina Pats head coach Bryan Murray passes away at 74

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One of 10 children born to Clarence and Rhoda Murray, Bryan Murray spent 35 consecutive years in the National Hockey League after becoming Washington's coach in 1981. There are a lot of really good GMs. When his fellow GMs honored him at their annual March meeting in 2015, nephew Tim Murray and others said they went to get a colonoscopy after learning about Bryan's diagnosis. Read More »

Mauricio Pellegrino sees positives from Southampton's draw with Swansea

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Southampton's boss Mauricio Pellegrino has stated after a disappointing draw against Swansea City , that the fans are suffering the most when the biggest stars of the teams are ineligible for the matches. However, incredibly, BBC Sport also reports that Pellegrino's men put just two of those attempts on target - and that appears to be the main reason why Tadic has been criticised following the game. Read More »

Man City boss Guardiola happy overcoming 'enthusiastic' Brighton

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Lewis Dunk's own goal gave the scoreline some resemblance to a one-sided game, but in their remaining 37 games, surely Brighton will not be forced to run so hard for so little. "We are looking forward to next week". "There's a huge gulf between the Championship and the top Premier League teams and having watched City in pre-season, they look like they are in the mood for a good start". Read More »

Ronaldo rested and ready for Barca in Spanish Super Cup

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Any potential signing at the Camp Nou probably won't arrive until after the Spanish Super Cup double header against Los Blancos over the next few days, but Zidane has suggested Barca will find it rather hard to replace Neymar. 'The best way is to look forwards, not backwards'. The other option, perhaps, is Paco Alcacer. Despite banking £198m for the Brazilian, Barca's quest to finding a replacement has so far been unsuccessful with bids for Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane ... Read More »

Marshawn Lynch Sits During National Anthem at Raiders Preseason Game

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You do your thing.' So it's a non-issue for me". On the other hand, Raiders backup quarterback E.J. Manuel added that the rest of the team supports Lynch while noting that "Beast Mode's" decision was "more of a personal thing". 24) can be seen standing on the sidelines during the anthem (about 3:40 of video). Lynch voiced support for Kaepernick while speaking to talk-show host Conan O'Brien a year ago, and Saturday's sit-down came right after racially-motivated protests and violence ... Read More »

Iran's Parliament Increases Spending On Missile Program

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A total of 240 lawmakers voted for the bill, out of the 244 parliamentarians present. "The Americans should know that this was our first action", said speaker Ali Larijani after announcing the overwhelming majority vote for the package on Sunday. Read More »

Cardinals announce Rally Cat Appreciation Day

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Board Member Savannah Rigley says the agency jumped into action as soon as it heard the cat was on the loose following its starring appearance during the Cards-Royals game Wednesday night. Rally Cat has scratched and clawed his way into the hearts of Cardinals Nation. St. Louis Feral Cat Outreach trapped this kitty at the City Garden overnight. Read More »

Steve Mounie bags brace on Huddersfield debut

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Hudson made over 100 appearances in three seasons with Huddersfield and helped David Wagner's side win promotion to the top flight via the Championship play-offs last season. To be fair to Huddersfield , they came with a game plan and executed it well, with Palace boss Frank de Boer admitting afterwards that the Terriers deserved their win and that the Eagles have had a "very hard lesson" . Read More »

It's hard to replace Lukaku, Everton Boss Koeman says

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And the Toffees are not finished there, as negotiations continue with Swansea over B£50m-rated playmaker Gylfi Sigurdsson. "First of all we have big ambitions that we like to show to everybody". We brought some players in but we would like to bring some more in". Meanwhile Everton striker Wayne Rooney is set to make his second Premier League debut for the Toffees after Koeman revealed that he had been selected to start this weekend. Read More »