Wednesday July 18-th, 2018

Vikings reportedly sign WR Kendall Wright Vikings reportedly sign WR Kendall Wright

Minnesota cut veteran Jarius Wright two weeks ago due to concerns over salary-cap space. Wright put together a promising second season with the Titans in 2013 , topping 1,000 yards and looking like a future star. Laquon Treadwell , the team's fi...

Free agency roundup: Raiders sign vet CB Leon Hall Free agency roundup: Raiders sign vet CB Leon Hall

It's not yet known what led to this decision. King also was a standout in his years with the team. King, originally signed by the club as an undrafted free agent in 2012, has spent his first six years with the Raiders. Drafted by the Raiders in t...

John Isner defeats del Potro for Miami final John Isner defeats del Potro for Miami final

Big serving Isner will know his final opponent after the the match between Pablo Carreno and Alexander Zverev later today. Isner's appearance in the final helps set up what could be a stellar weekend for American tennis during the final two days ...

Paine apologises after 'horrible 24 hours' for Australia

Australia made four changes for the TestAustralia have been criticised in recent days both for the the ball-tampering incident and the team's aggressive style of cricket.However, Paine said there "wasn't too much verbal" between the sides on day one....

Teams That Should Trade for Rob Gronkowski Teams That Should Trade for Rob Gronkowski

The Patriots could possibly sign a tight end from the free agent market or select one from the 2018 NFL Draft, possibly Hayden Hurst of SC. "A Bill Belichick-friendly source agreed with my thinking that once a player makes Belichick start to co...

Buffon hails Ronaldo ahead of Champions League showdown Buffon hails Ronaldo ahead of Champions League showdown

Ronaldo netted twice for Portugal during the global break and is now focused on reducing the gap between Real Madrid and Barcelona in the Spanish League. Spanish daily Marca said Ronaldo has agreed with coach Zinedine Zidane to remain in Madrid w...

West Ham United promise West Ham United promise "heightened" security measures for Southampton game

About £60,000 of taxpayers' money will be used to pay for increased security at West Ham's home Premier League match against Southampton on Saturday. "It's not just about individuals, though, and I know all the lads would put the team and winning g...

Colorado Rockies: Greg Holland finally has a contract Colorado Rockies: Greg Holland finally has a contract

The St. Louis Cardinals have signed reliever Greg Holland , reports Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports . His addition would be a major boost to a bullpen lacking a proven closer in the wake of an injury. Louis to make the deal happen. It also was tho...

Lowry well in touch with leaders at Houston Open Lowry well in touch with leaders at Houston Open

PGA Tour rookie Sam Ryder played just enough golf Thursday to get his name atop the leaderboard in the Houston Open . Thirty-four players in the field of 142 were still on the course and were to complete their rounds on Friday morning.

The Astros are really putting four players in the outfield now The Astros are really putting four players in the outfield now

Springer hit 34 home runs during the regular season a year ago for the Astros , all from the leadoff spot. The 2017 World Series Most Valuable Player wanted the baseball from Thursday's opening game against the Rangers , but for a completely diff...

Sam Allardyce questions Man City's level of spending Sam Allardyce questions Man City's level of spending

We've got to master our game plan tomorrow throughout the 90 minutes. "It's a big challenge for us and I think one we should really look forward to on the basis that we've just come off the back of back-to-back wins. The other two sides to pull it ...

Sergio Aguero: Could return against Everton Sergio Aguero: Could return against Everton

He is one away from 50 Premier League wins and has the chance to become the second-quickest manager to reach a half-century, in his 69th match. Real were interested in Sterling before he left Liverpool in 2015 and could resurrect their pursuit....

Mets Blast Cardinals In Callaway's Debut As Manager Mets Blast Cardinals In Callaway's Debut As Manager

Jose Martinez went 3-for-4 with an RBI single in the fourth and a solo homer in the sixth for the Cardinals , who took a brief lead on Yadier Molina's two-run homer in the second inning. A three-time All-Star, Holland was a free agent after leadin...

Klopp in briefest of press conferences; Liverpool's Emre Can hopes alive Klopp in briefest of press conferences; Liverpool's Emre Can hopes alive

Klopp does not expect an easy match against 16th-placed Palace, who are two points above the relegation zone. Right-back Clyne, 26, has been out of action with a back injury for the entire season but has returned to fitness at an ideal time after G...

Temptation too great: Bank takes (funny) shot at Sister Jean Temptation too great: Bank takes (funny) shot at Sister Jean

But Mississippi Governor Ross Barnett ordered those players not to take the court against Loyola , and barred them from leaving the state for the game. It's a school where you can truly discover yourself and make an impact. Might surprise you to k...

JR Smith Says This Dog Is Responsible For His Season's Best Game JR Smith Says This Dog Is Responsible For His Season's Best Game

This will be the first time that Lue is expected to address the team since leaving the Cavaliers on March 19 because of medical and rest issues . The sixth-seeded Pelicans are now just one game behind the fourth-seeded San Antonio Spurs (44-32) ...

Accountant and backup goalie makes National Hockey League debut at age 36 Accountant and backup goalie makes National Hockey League debut at age 36

Head coach Joel Quenneville could do nothing but laugh. A desperate Chicago team did everything they could to preserve the lead with their emergency netminder between the pipes, and Foster didn't let his teammates down. A former college goalie, he ...

Markram shines but Australia strike back with late wickets Markram shines but Australia strike back with late wickets

But, to Australia's credit, they hit back in a final session that returned four wickets, with Pat Cummins (3-53) initially stemming the tide before Chadd Sayers - in for the injured Mitchell Starc - grabbing a couple of crucial late wickets as Sout...

Zverev Comfortably Moves Into Miami SF Zverev Comfortably Moves Into Miami SF

Zverev advances to a Friday semifinal against Spanish 16th seed Carreno Busta, who survived a match point to upset South African sixth seed Anderson 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (7-6). Therefore I expect break point chances, and by definition, breaks of serve, to b...

Online comments posted by juror in Irish rugby rape trial investigated Online comments posted by juror in Irish rugby rape trial investigated

I am sorry for the hurt that was caused to the complainant. The other two men in the case, Blane McIlory and Rory Harrison were found not guilty of their respective charges. In rape trials in the United Kingdom and Ireland , it is an offence to ...

Ex-Bayern doctor hits out at Guardiola Ex-Bayern doctor hits out at Guardiola

The 23-year-old has often grasped for his best form on the global stage but turned in a superb display during England's 1-1 draw against Italy in midweek. He may choose to rest Aguero for the game at Goodison Park ahead of the Champions League clas...

Darren Lehmann steps down from Australia head coach role Darren Lehmann steps down from Australia head coach role

Australia's fourth test against South Africa , which starts in Johannesburg on Friday, will be Lehmann's final match in charge. "The hysteria has gone worldwide, and everyone that dislikes the way the Australian cricket team has played, and over t...

Barcelona Add Issa Diop to List of Potential Umtiti Replacements Barcelona Add Issa Diop to List of Potential Umtiti Replacements

But despite his disappointment, Messi had some encouraging words for his team-mates in the dressing room after the game. Diego Costa opened the flood gates before Isco got an emphatic hat trick as Iago Aspas and Diego Alcantra got one goal each.

Brendan Rodgers believes winning the treble would top invincible campaign Brendan Rodgers believes winning the treble would top invincible campaign

A year ago was the first time in the history of the club for it to be done, which was absolutely remarkable. 'If it was to be done this year it would be better. "But this is a period of the season he loves". Griffiths should be the slight favourite...

Darren Lehmann steps down as Australia head coach Darren Lehmann steps down as Australia head coach

I know I'll regret this for the rest of my life. "My family and I got a lot of abuse over the last week. I'm sorry and I'm absolutely devastated". Further sanctions will be announced shortly after preliminary findings of the investigation into th...

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