Saturday November 17-th, 2018

Neymar out for up to three months, says Brazil team doctor Neymar out for up to three months, says Brazil team doctor

The 26-year-old, who became the world's most expensive player last August when PSG paid 222 million euros ($271 million) to sign him from Barcelona, is to undergo surgery on a fractured metatarsal and a sprained ankle this week. Lasmar's comments o...

Jets announce release of defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson Jets announce release of defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson

The move saves the Jets more money, increasing their already large number of cap space prior to free agency opening. Wilkerson, 28, was benched for the final three games of last season, ostensibly because he was late for a meeting on December 15 ...

Hamilton itching to race after setting Barca benchmark Hamilton itching to race after setting Barca benchmark

On Thursday afternoon, with the track reaching over 25C, the British driver was able to genuinely ascertain a feel for how his new ride, the WO9, is performing. "It's always tricky when everyone is so excited, they have a new auto, and you're not abl...

Saquon Barkley totals 29 reps on bench press Saquon Barkley totals 29 reps on bench press

I think that's what a running back should be about. "But right now, you're kind of neutral". Barkley's uncle, power puncher Iran Barkley, held the WBC middleweight title from 1988-89, the IBF super middleweight title from 1992-93 and the WBA light ...

Dave Gettleman: Giants will not rule out trading No. 2 pick Dave Gettleman: Giants will not rule out trading No. 2 pick

If not on a quarterback, how will the Giants use the second overall pick? "I'm preparing myself to not play football ever again", Casillas said. "Well, you're trying to look for all of the intangible things that a quarterback does", Shurmur sai...

3 billboards outside Cleveland urge LeBron James to sign with Philadelphia 76ers 3 billboards outside Cleveland urge LeBron James to sign with Philadelphia 76ers

The dramatic game also saw Cleveland snatch the lead with 40 seconds on the clock thanks to Rodney Hodd's three-pointer followed up by two free throws from James and George Hill in the last 16 seconds. The co-CEO of the Chester, Pennsylvania, home re...

Fox to Air 'OJ Simpson: The Lost Confession' Interview from 2006 Fox to Air 'OJ Simpson: The Lost Confession' Interview from 2006

Additionally, O'Brien, along with a panel of analysts, will discuss the interview, providing analysis and context for the previously unseen footage. Fox claims the tapes were "lost - until now". -owned HarperCollins. "For over a decade, the tap...

Man City closer to title after 3-0 dismantling of woeful Arsenal Man City closer to title after 3-0 dismantling of woeful Arsenal

City travel to the Emirates to face Arsenal for the second time in less than a week on Thursday as the league leaders look to re-establish their 16-point cushion at the top of the table. "Three or four shots on target and we scored three goals". ...

Warner, Smith stand firm after Proteas strike early Warner, Smith stand firm after Proteas strike early

Warner had a close call on 18 when Maharaj, with his first ball, went close to trapping him leg-before. For a player who has had the best part of two months to clear his mind and prepare for South Africa's quicks, Bancroft's meek dismissal where ...

Jose Mourinho Jose Mourinho "angry" with Manchester United hierarchy

The former Aston Villa and Birmingham manager is now attempting to assemble a squad strong enough to compete and has eyed up United youngster McTominay as a potential key player for his side, according to Sky Sports . "I've given him my advice but...

Golden State Warriors swap White House visit for African-American history museum Golden State Warriors swap White House visit for African-American history museum

It turned out all right. The Warriors were in Washington for a basketball game against the Wizards . A quick five-point spurt highlighted the run. Curry missed 15 games, while both Durant and Draymond Green sat out eight games apiece. They hardly...

Fernandinho ruled out of Man City's trip to Arsenal Fernandinho ruled out of Man City's trip to Arsenal

He has a contract until the summer of 2019. City cruised to a 3-0 win at Wembley to secure their first title under manager Pep Guardiola and the league leaders have the chance to re-establish their 16-point gap atop the standings when they travel...

James Harden destroys Wesley Johnson's ankles with crossover James Harden destroys Wesley Johnson's ankles with crossover

The Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in dominant fashion in the Finals 4-1 and had no major roster changes in the off-season. The Houston Rockets have been on fire lately. On the season, he is averaging a career high 31.3 points, 8.9 a...

IOC reinstates Russia's Olympic membership despite failed doping tests IOC reinstates Russia's Olympic membership despite failed doping tests

The decision was announced earlier on Wednesday by ROC president Alexander Zhukov on state television. In all, there were two failed drugs tests among 168 Russian athletes who competed as neutrals . Russian athletes were not allowed to compete...

Cleveland Cavaliers suspend JR Smith for 'detrimental conduct' Cleveland Cavaliers suspend JR Smith for 'detrimental conduct'

The Cleveland Cavaliers announced Thursday that shooting guard JR Smith has been suspended one game for detrimental conduct. The news broke only hours before the Cleveland Cavaliers were set to play the Philadelphia 76ers . He poured in 18 poi...

US should lower 'threshold for talks' with N. Korea: Seoul US should lower 'threshold for talks' with N. Korea: Seoul

North Korea and the USA remain deadlocked over the prospect of direct peace talks as it emerged on Tuesday that Pyongyang's delegation in South Korea has repeated that it will not consider any American preconditions. The Olympic-driven detente betw...

'Who's to blame for VAR': Spurs score 6 after drama 'Who's to blame for VAR': Spurs score 6 after drama

The introduction of VAR into English football has unearthed a wide array of responses but its latest use in domestic competitions have been anything but smooth sailing, just ask Tottenham following their FA Cup victory over Rochdale . I'd like t...

Espanyol vs Real Madrid: Zidane reacts to 1-0 defeat Espanyol vs Real Madrid: Zidane reacts to 1-0 defeat

The result left Madrid in danger of losing third place to Valencia, which is two points behind going into its match at Athletic Bilbao on Wednesday. Madrid had outscored opponents 20-7 in its five-game winning streak. It also ended Los Blanco...

Rafael Nadal reveals that 'only pressure' he has heading into Acapulco Rafael Nadal reveals that 'only pressure' he has heading into Acapulco

But the Swiss superstar has opted against playing in Dubai this week, meaning Nadal can close the gap when he returns in Acapulco before back-to-back Masters 100 events in Indian Wells and Miami in March. "It seems it's not as bad as what I had at ...

Premier League inches closer to a winter break Premier League inches closer to a winter break

The two-week break in February is created to give footballers playing in an English league a breather in a year that features the 2020 European Championships in the summer. The Reds are now in third place in the Premier League table after their i...

Chelsea return to table with new contract offer for £200M Hazard Chelsea return to table with new contract offer for £200M Hazard

Hazard and his Belgian team-mates will be hoping to have a very successful World Cup in Russian Federation this summer and the Chelsea FC playmaker has revealed that he loves to have the Arsenal legend on his coaching staff. They now sit fifth in t...

Vettel fastest as Hamilton has a day off in Barcelona Vettel fastest as Hamilton has a day off in Barcelona

Valtteri Bottas has said that Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport maximised what they could do in hard conditions yesterday at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Teams will be preparing their second cars back in the factories while their test teams ...

Roberto Firmino's no-look finish against West Ham Roberto Firmino's no-look finish against West Ham

The 36-year-old joined the Hammers on a free transfer earlier this month and made his first appearance for his new club on Saturday, but couldn't prevent their heavy loss. They push each other. We are always happy if they can score and we win. It...

There's A New Official Pizza Of The NFL There's A New Official Pizza Of The NFL

Financial terms of the deal were not revealed, but ESPN is reporting that the contract runs past the original Papa John's deal, which was set to expire after the 2020 season. "22 specific NFL teams, a significant presence on league broadcast an...

Quarterback moves for Bears, Redskins in NFL Quarterback moves for Bears, Redskins in NFL

Pace and the Bears had structured Glennon's contract with a convenient exit hatch - only a $2.5 million roster bonus was guaranteed to the veteran quarterback after 2017 - and will now move on as expected. The move will cost the Bears $4.5 millio...

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