After a rampant first season in England in 2014/15 when he scored 20 league goals for Chelsea , Costa was among the players who most openly clashed with then manager Jose Mourinho last season and angry fans booed him after Mourinho was sacked. More..
It was Pedro Caixinha's first game in charge of Rangers against Celtic , and he should take defeat as a positive despite the disappointment. Seconds later, Celtic took the lead. Celtic's Scott Sinclair ne...More..
The sight of the Hall of Famer from French Lick driving through downtown Manhattan made for an unforgettable photo op, but no one seemed to enjoy it more than Bird himself. "Our pace is up, and I think when t...More..
His goals helped give Real the upper hand ahead of next Tuesday's second leg. "I am happy with the win, we reacted well to make a comeback", Ronaldo said on the Madrid website. The Poland global was clearly m...More..
Pedroia still has swelling in both the knee and ankle. I love Manny Machado. "To me, what I saw was, when (Machado) ducked out of the way, the ball hits the bat and is in fair territory", Farrell said. RED SO...More..
The injuries began to pile up in 2013-14, missing a quarter of the year due to a thumb injury he suffered during an altercation at a night club. He's probably their best player, but they are still 17-7 in their...More..
Guardiola is happy with the progress City is making, whether or not the team wins the FA Cup. "We had to show again that we can fight together". "The FA Cup is a very important game for me because it's th...More..
Michael Wacha (2-1) and three relievers made the lead stand. Wacha gave up one run and four hits in 6 2/3 innings, walking two and fanning three. The final reason that this loss was tough to swallow was that ...More..
Niko has also been solid with guarding Al Horford , negating his pick and pop ability against the slower Lopez. The Bulls spent the entire regular season with a question mark at their point guard position. In ...More..
That is three years later than originally scheduled because of corruption allegations surrounding the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russian Federation and Qatar. But FIFA hasn't yet ruled on...More..
All the Cubs needed in that situation was a base hit, but Russell came through with a no-doubt-about-it three-run homer into a very strong wind blowing out off Neftali Feliz . That chased Nelson, and then Jay...More..
Wenger said: "It was positive". Sanchez and Ozil were the bright sparks in a game that saw Arsenal struggle to find rhythm and were constantly threatened at the back by Middlesbrough's direct game. Asked if the...More..
NY has played too much to how Montreal wants to play this series. "It wasn't our best", Pacioretty said after the Montreal Canadiens' 2-1 loss to the New York Rangers in Game 4 Tuesday night. They attacked co...More..
He's a player I like a lot and I appreciate a lot. When asked about all the transfer rumors, Hazard replied: "When it's not PSG [Paris Saint-Germain], it's Real". And the playmaker has revealed that he does h...More..
The USAFacts team includes economists, writers and researchers who produce the reports . The fledgling database features clearly labeled and supported numbers, outlining the spending and revenue in the l...More..
The last time Brighton were in the top league of English football was back in 1983. Brighton will play for the first time in the Premier League, which was launched in 1992. After multiple protests and sup...More..
The Blazers provided problem to Golden State but it wasn't enough when Draymond Green made a decision to clamp down their offense. "You're within a half an inch to a centimeter of being dunked on". If you c...More..
After the crushing disappointment of last year's 41-41 record and underachievement, when former teammate Dwight Howard came to town in February and stopped by the Rockets' locker room to say hello to old buddie...More..
But with his waiver and the Tavares signing, first reported on The Vertical , Sanders will have to find another team to complete his comeback. Five straight wins to close out the regular season earned the Bl...More..
Edmonton was third in the Western Conference with 243 goals while San Jose was 10th with 219. So far this series, it's been a grind. The Sharks are 1 for 14 on the power play in the series and allowed two sho...More..
Rodriguez sent in a free-kick from the right, which Nacho headed down, but goalkeeper Ivan Cuellar made a superb save on the line and the ball ran across the face of goal with Morata unable to stab it home ...More..
Reuland, 29, died on December 12, two weeks after he suffered a brain aneurysm. The Heart Association story notes that when he was about 11 years old, Reuland had met Carew at school and gushed about it the res...More..
The club said: "We are working with Uefa and the local authorities to establish the full facts of what took place and the reasons for the police response". "I haven't seen the players yet this morning". "With...More..
That leaves him doubtful for Saturday afternoon's Game 2 matinee vs. the Senators at the Canadian Tire Centre, and means the Bruins are leaning toward activating little-used Joe Morrow for a playoff game. I a...More..
The Standard report that his hesitance has alerted Arsenal's Premier League rivals Chelsea and Manchester City, who are gearing up to meet Sanchez's £50million valuation in the summer. Their domestic form h...More..
There was no sign of nerves from the start on Thursday night and for nearly two periods and then parts of a third, the young Leafs had the Washington Capitals , the NHL's best team in the regular season but on...More..
Since 1998 and until 2022, the FIFA World Cup had 32 teams compete in the biggest soccer tournament in the world and with the addition of 16 new teams, comes a proposal made by the three CONCACAF nations. "...More..
In an interview with the Guardian , Hearn said: "I don't mind MMA and I've been fascinated by Conor McGregor from a business perspective". He's stepped up for the big fights for this company and for me and ...More..
Joao Castelo-Branco and Mark Ogden break down the all story-lines following Chelsea's FA Cup triumph over Man United. However, the midfielder said he felt more wanted at Stamford Bridge and other clubs. K...More..
Dallas ended the season with a 4-3 shootout win against Colorado on Saturday at home. "Usually what it always is", Seguin said. Colorado got goals from Mikko Rantanen, Gabriel Landeskog and Tyson Barrie. T...More..
It was a Ballesteros-style victory, complete with several visits into the Augusta National shrubbery, penalty strokes, choked putts and just enough spectacular shotmaking. The Englishman missed his putt for...More..
Deadlocked at nine-under par as they reached the 72nd regulation tournament hole, both drove into the fairway. Still, it was easy to sense Spieth's disappointment detailing his miscues after the round while G...More..
After the news of the Raiders move broke, a Nevada brothel owner announced he was opening a Raiders-themed "sex palace" with player discounts. The tournament was hosted at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas . The ...More..
Pineda now has a 3.97 ERA, 0.88 WHIP, 17 strikeouts, and a 1-1 record after 11 1/3 innings pitched in 2017. Pineda did not allow any hard outs until Kevin Kiermaier flied out to left field for the second out ...More..
Even under new manager Craig Shakespeare, they are still seem more comfortable conceding a good amount of possession to their opponents. Everton looked the sharper in midfield with Mirallas particularly livel...More..