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by | April 16, 2017 | 02:31

Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford has vowed to "never" make a transfer to local rivals Newcastle United. It was he who kept the home side ticking even when they were in arrears and he was rewarded with a remarkable goal. Only defeats for relegation rivals Swansea, Hull City, AFC Bournemouth and Burnley salvaged the Hammers from dropping further into trouble. In the reverse fixtures previously in the season, Sunderland overcome a couple of the five sides so that they stand an opportunity ...

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:28

NY went 31-51, falling well short of expectations with its third consecutive 50-loss season. Any questions about whether or not Jackson will try to trade the 10-time All-Star were answered, and as long as Anthony obliges, we've seen him play his last game in a home uniform at Madison Square Garden.

by | April 15, 2017 | 01:43

The Masters third round featured big moves by Justin Rose and Jordan Spieth. He also pulled off a shot from the pine straw on the 13th by telling his caddie, "What would Arnie do?" Spieth could have been forgiven for playing safe, but smashed a long iron onto the green from 230 yards and narrowly missed the eagle putt.

by | April 14, 2017 | 14:54

Toronto Maple Leafs and Boston Bruins players shake hands after overtime in Game 7 of their NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in Boston, Monday, May 13, 2013. "Yeah, they were loud all game", Marner said. "The last 30 minutes I thought was a little better". We're going to be a real hard out. "They're a heck of a team, but we're not slouches, either".

by | April 14, 2017 | 14:53

The Heat? They have to play the playoff bound Wizards . So it should come as no surprise that the Nets are doing that the final game of the season. 1 seed in the East in the last six seasons - Chicago did in 2012, followed by Miami , Indiana, Atlanta, Cleveland and now Boston. "Whatever happens, regardless of what happened throughout the season, we are where we want to be right now".

by | April 14, 2017 | 14:45

The six-time All-Star's haul, which also included the buzzer-beating shot, shattered Robertson's record, which had stood for 55 years. Two days after joining Robertson as the only players in league history to average a triple-double over an entire season , Westbrook secured his 42nd of the year by picking up his 10th assist on a dish to Semaj Christon for a 3-pointer midway through the fourth quarter.

by | April 14, 2017 | 14:46

The Rangers won 3-2. The New York goalie survived a shaky first period to make 31 saves in the Rangers' 2-0 victory Wednesday night in their playoff opener. The Canadiens scratched C Torrey Mitchell, C/W Brian Flynn, RW Michael McCarron and D Brandon Davidson, while D Alexei Emelin remained sidelined with an undisclosed injury.

by | April 13, 2017 | 01:53

In somewhat Federation Internationale de Football Association 17 career mode-style reports, Costa is apparently not impressed with the lack of sun in England - and hasn't been since moving to the Premier League nearly three seasons ago, which could lead to him seeking a move to warmer shores at the end of the current campaign.

by | April 13, 2017 | 01:52

This time, the Tampa Bay Rays ran into the good Michael Pineda . "It's good for us to have a game like this before going home and playing in front of our fans", manager Joe Girardi said. "He had his slider going pretty good". I had just guessed slider on that pitch and he made a mistake. But as time moved along and the weeding out process began, especially when Luis Cessa was removed from the picture, it suddenly became apparent that there was a job to be won at the top level of the ...

by | April 13, 2017 | 01:47

They'll visit the Buccaneers sometime between August 24-27 and the Bears sometime between August 31-Sept. 1. The preseason is a great time to work on certain aspects of one's game, and can help give fans an idea of how well the young players are improving.

by | April 12, 2017 | 03:25

Five of the seven teams who earned more revenue past year than the Phillies made the playoffs. Over the past 10 campaigns, a team ranked in Forbes' top five has won the World Series on seven occasions. Part of rebuilding is getting rid of more expensive contracts - Cliff Lee, Ryan Howard, Chase Utley, just to name a few - and replacing them with younger players like Aaron Nola, Tommy Joseph and Cesar Hernandez.

by | April 11, 2017 | 09:15

His 8-iron into the par-5 15th - "One of the best shots I hit all week", he said - landed inches in front of the hole and nicked the pin, and he holed the 14-foot eagle putt to tie for the lead. At that point, it was apparent this would be a two-man race. That figure puts Garcia on par with contemporaries like Dustin Johnson ($7.1 million), Rickie Fowler ($9.1 million) and Jason Day ($10.75 million), but well behind superstars like Jordan Spieth ($24 million), Rory McIlroy ($32 million), Phil ...

by | April 10, 2017 | 02:20

Colorado State University released its annual hurricane season forecast this morning during the National Tropical Weather Conference in San Antonio. Due to these factors, they have predicted a below-average chance for major hurricanes to make landfall along the coast and in the Caribbean.

by | April 09, 2017 | 02:59

Crystal Palace breathed new life into a title race that appeared to be foregone conclusion before their unexpected win at Stamford Bridge last weekend. Can the resurgent Watford FC side storm into White Hart Lane and grab a third straight victory to secure their place in the middle of the Premier League table? As the first half wore on, too, Abdoulaye Doucoure and Tom Cleverley in the Watford midfield lost the control they had in the early minutes, dropping deeper toward their own ...

by | April 09, 2017 | 02:54

The Bundesliga match between Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund will be broadcast on FS1 and FOXD. However, in the blink of an eye, Dortmund were back in the game. "We know all about the quality of BVB and will need our best performance to win the game", he said. His side stayed second, seven points clear of Hoffenheim .

by | April 09, 2017 | 02:52

It marked the second straight game Westbrook failed to break the record as he remains stuck on 41 triple-doubles with Oscar Robertson who did it with the Cincinnati Royals in 1961-62. Westbrook's historic pace was all anyone really wanted to talk about before and after the game. Alex Abrines is out tomorrow while Andre Roberson is questionable with a sore knee but I'm sticking with the Thunder to get the win and cover in this one.

by | April 08, 2017 | 07:35

Eventually, it led to a 4-run rally for the Cubs. Schwarber jumped on the first pitch from Cecil, deposited way back into the right field bleachers, and the Cubs didn't look back. The Cubs were able to scratch a run across in the fifth inning on a Jon Jay single scoring Jason Heyward . LOS ANGELES - Yasiel Puig crushed a pair of home runs, Brandon McCarthy pitched six innings, and Los Angeles blew out San Diego.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:41

Gonzaga is headed to the NCAA championship for the first time in school history after defeating SC 7773 in the Final Four on Saturday night in Phoenix. SC made the first shot and appeared to intentionally miss the second one in an attempt to get the rebound with a chance to tie. The senior made the first, missed the second, and Gonzaga's Killian Tillie rebounded and was fouled with 2.2 seconds left.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:32

Goals, free-flowing football, stunning saves and a huge dollop of controversy meant the 20,380 crowd were treated to an all-White Rose affair that few will forget in a hurry. "We scored just before half-time and maybe the whistle came at a bad time for us - we were on top and had them penned in". Those same Teesside voices, though, were soon silenced by three goals in 19 minutes from the home side.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:32

The Pistons are now sitting 2.5 games back of the final playoff spot in the East Conference. Head coach Dwane Casey rolled with a seven-man rotation in the decisive fourth, the odd-man out being DeMarre Carroll, a starter who will likely continue to start.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:30

Whatever arguments they have to make to favour their desired opinion or desired outcome, they will make that argument, so for me to sit there and pull my hair trying to change this thought process is insane. "Who knows, we've got a month to figure that out". "It comes to a point where you get exhausted of talking". "It's actually insane", laughed Cormier, when asked about the asterisk many want to affix to his title reign and use to discount his tremendous career accomplishments.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:26

Misbah will be leading Pakistan in the upcoming three-match Test series against West Indies beginning April 22 in Barbados. Captain of Pakistan's Test team, Misbah-ul-Haq, announces his retirement from worldwide cricket. "The upcoming series against West Indies will be my last". The West Indies Test series scheduled for this month will be his last, Misbah confirmed.

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:43

Along for this week's trip to NY is Mama June's daughter Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson . When I got home Sunday night, I got to sleep in my own bed. We then see June exit the vehicle in a long red dress. "Just being back in McIntrye brings back a lot of bad memories". And that is not the case. But these days, she's not missing it at all. "I never thought I would do that".

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:42

The greatest player ever to don Blue and Grey, Ewing takes over a 14-18 team from a year ago, one that finished ninth (6-13) in the ten team BIG EAST. "He'll bring to us a level of preparation as a head coach that will be very, very important". If finalized, Ewing's hire would send ripples across the Big East Conference recruiting landscape.

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:39

Voters approved Proposition 1, a plan to raise sales taxes to help fund MetroLink expansion, but rejected Proposition 2, a plan that would have increased a tax on business purchases from out of state to fund a soccer stadium near Union Station.

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:43

What's astonishing about Thompson's penalty is she committed the violation the previous day and LPGA officials only learned about Thompson's violation because a television viewer brought it to their attention, according to The Associated Press .

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:16

Frank Pallone Jr. (D-6th Dist.), who led the floor fight against the GOP bill as the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. They held a closed door meeting to determine what to do next. "And it's going to take work from all elements of the Congress". The healthcare bill, which was aimed at fulfilling Trump's oft-made campaign promise of promptly repealing and replacing the Affordable Healthcare Act (Obamacare), was Trump's first major legislative effort.

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:10

While a stalemate with City did prevent Arsenal from suffering a third straight defeat in the Premier League, it has done little for their standing in the table. "The second half we started to complete more passes, creating more chances". "Apart from that we lose Koscielny". "Monreal said he touched the ball with his hand", said Guardiola, who added: "He also said to me that England, in these kind of situations, there are no whistles".

by | April 04, 2017 | 04:47

These players can be used in conjunction with PES 2017's myClub mode, as can Argentina legend Diego Maradona who boasts a 97 rating-three points above countryman Lionel Messi. "[ PES 2017 ] used in an illegal way the figure and name of Maradona", said Morla , adding, "we will take action against Konami with everything!" Even if the character is removed or replaced, the damage has already been done and Konami is very well aware that they did not acquire the legal permissions in the first ...

by | April 03, 2017 | 03:22

The 29 year old's ban came hours ahead of Argentina's match against Bolivia in the South American Qualifiers, where they lost 2-0, jeopardizing their qualification for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. The ban announced on Tuesday sidelined Messi in Argentina's crucial match against Bolivia . "I find Messi's ban totally excessive", he said .