What Arsenal must do to finish in top four - Wenger

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 ploy had worked, Wenger said: "Yes, it ... More..

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by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Rangers Even Up First-Round Playoff Series with Canadiens

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..

Eden Hazard hints at exit
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Eden Hazard hints at exit

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..

Steve Ballmer launches USAFacts — GeekWire
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Steve Ballmer launches USAFacts — GeekWire

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..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Hometown hero Dunk says Premier League promotion is dream come true

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..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Portland center Jusuf Nurkic out for Game 1 of playoffs

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..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Harden has 37 points, Rockets rout Thunder, Westbrook 118-87

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..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Cavaliers to sign Dahntay Jones for playoffs

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..

San Jose Sharks vs. Edmonton Oilers - 4/16/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

San Jose Sharks vs. Edmonton Oilers - 4/16/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

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..

Rod Carew's transplanted heart, kidney donated from ex-Ravens TE Konrad Reuland
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Rod Carew's transplanted heart, kidney donated from ex-Ravens TE Konrad Reuland

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..

Craig Shakespeare: 'We need points from Crystal Palace game'
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Craig Shakespeare: 'We need points from Crystal Palace game'

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..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Bruins coach Cassidy ready to return to playoffs

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..

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil: I don't care what 'experts' say
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil: I don't care what 'experts' say

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..

First night of playoffs teaches lesson to young Maple Leafs
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

First night of playoffs teaches lesson to young Maple Leafs

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..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US, Mexico,Canada announce joint bid for World Cup 2026

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..

Dana White Says Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Fight Will Happen
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Dana White Says Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Fight Will Happen

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..

N'Golo Kante reveals rejection he faced before making it big
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

N'Golo Kante reveals rejection he faced before making it big

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..

Stars announce Ruff won't return as coach
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Stars announce Ruff won't return as coach

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..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Final round of Masters packed with 'wonderful storylines'

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..

Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

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..

NFL Looking Into Las Vegas Arm Wrestling Event Featuring NFL Players
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

NFL Looking Into Las Vegas Arm Wrestling Event Featuring NFL Players

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..

New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays

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..

Musa will still play for Leicester, says Shakespeare
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Musa will still play for Leicester, says Shakespeare

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..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Jose Mourinho seemingly asks Michael Carrick what Manchester United fans were chanting

Thirteen minutes earlier Zlatan Ibrahimovic had given United the lead with a powerful low finish. NAIJ.com can report that Sebastian Larsson was the major culprit for the hosts after picking up an embarrassin...More..

US, Mexico and Canada to make joint bid for 2026 World Cup
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

US, Mexico and Canada to make joint bid for 2026 World Cup

According to Montagliani, each of the three countries has the infrastructure to host the tournament on its own, but that a joint bid would be "a fit" with FIFA's new format. New boss Gianni Infantino has expres...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Willett goes back to basics with roast beef Masters dinner

McIlroy had bogeyed the first for the second day in succession, which possibly accounted for the wind-assisted 393-yard drive which he then smashed down the second. How you are meant to play it? "If you top it ...More..

Hazard sparkles as Chelsea sees off City
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Hazard sparkles as Chelsea sees off City

We played against a really strong team. That defeat brought the Hammers back into the relegation equation which got a bit more complicated after Hull City's 4-2 win over Middlesbrough. "It wasn't easy", Con...More..

Jurgen Klopp Delivers Grim Injury Update To Liverpool Fans
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Jurgen Klopp Delivers Grim Injury Update To Liverpool Fans

The Senegal global sustained the injury in the 3-1 victory over Merseyside rivals Everton at Anfield on Saturday and was replaced in the 57th minute by Divock Origi. "On the other hand, we've probably still sco...More..

Reigning champ Willett opens 2nd round with an 8
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Reigning champ Willett opens 2nd round with an 8

Defending champion Danny Willett got off to a rough start and was 3 over through two holes. "I was just wearing my socks", Johnson said. "I'm playing probably the best golf of my career and this is one of...More..

Johnson, Watson among top pairings at Masters (3:15)
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Johnson, Watson among top pairings at Masters (3:15)

The Other was a scary movie made in 1972. For 81 years, The Masters has been the gold standard of golf tournaments. In 2016, Spieth made the turn on the final day with a commanding five-shot lead. "I got a ...More..

Carmelo Anthony Looking Forward To Exit Meeting With Phil Jackson
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Carmelo Anthony Looking Forward To Exit Meeting With Phil Jackson

Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks are likely headed for a breakup, and the All-Star forward appears resigned to packing his bags. Anthony was asked recently about his future, which he continues to be vague in de...More..

Tigers Move Out Of The Bottom Three With Victory Over Middlesbrough
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Tigers Move Out Of The Bottom Three With Victory Over Middlesbrough

A less frantic, but no less thrilling, second half saw Harry Maguire stretch the Tigers' lead before the game was closed out and with Swansea losing at home to Tottenham Hotspur, the result was enough to move o...More..

Smith, Rahane propel Supergiant to victory
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Smith, Rahane propel Supergiant to victory

On the other hand, Hardik Pandya hit one boundary and four sixes in his knock to post 15-ball 35 runs. RPS secured the services of Ben Stokes, who became the highest paid foreign player in the history of th...More..

Honey Boo Boo Says Dad Sugar Bear Makes Fun of Her Weight
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Honey Boo Boo Says Dad Sugar Bear Makes Fun of Her Weight

June repeatedly denied that relationship and is surprised that issue is one still being discussed after she thought she closed that chapter of her life. "It's only a matter of time before her mother goes back t...More..