Wednesday July 18-th, 2018

Pelicans to face Golden State Warriors in second round of National Basketball Association playoffs Pelicans to face Golden State Warriors in second round of National Basketball Association playoffs

We want an National Basketball Association team that gives a damn and has pride in how it plays each game. The Pelicans were 27-21 in games Cousins appeared in. New Orleans' two best players, Anthony Davis and Jrue Holiday , are lockdown mid-rang...

Raptors snap out of Wizards' spell to grab 3-2 series lead Raptors snap out of Wizards' spell to grab 3-2 series lead

The Raptors will take a 3-2 lead in their seven-game series back to Washington for Friday's Game 6. The Raptors were very sharp both offensively and defensively in game five, however they can not surrender 50 rebounds again in this one.

Enes Kanter In OKC For Game 5 In Thunder-Jazz Series Enes Kanter In OKC For Game 5 In Thunder-Jazz Series

Westbrook's drained another three-pointer tied the game 78-78 heading into the fourth quarter. Clint Capela scored a team-high 26 points and had 15 rebounds for the top seeded Rockets who pulled away in the third quarter to win their series four ...

Dhoni and Rayudu shine in Super Kings win over Bangalore Dhoni and Rayudu shine in Super Kings win over Bangalore

But Umesh Yadav cost RCB the match when he dropped a sitter of Ambati Rayudu of the bowling of Corey Anderson . With 30 needed from the last two overs, Mohammed Siraj went for 14 from the 19th despite conceding just three of the first four bal...

WWE SmackDown: Shinsuke Nakamura takes out The Club WWE SmackDown: Shinsuke Nakamura takes out The Club

Calling out Daniel Bryan on Miz TV , the A-lister got a bigger surprise instead: Big Cass. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage of Smackdown as the show airs at 7CT/8ET. The match was supposed to be between Sheton Benjamin and Jeff Hardy but Ra...

Anthony Joshua v Deontay Wilder: WBC champion makes $50m offer for fight Anthony Joshua v Deontay Wilder: WBC champion makes $50m offer for fight

His co-manager Shelley Finkel, who sent the email to Hearn earlier, also weighed in on Joshua vs. "If that's the case, Wilder's team bring me 50 million up front and we'll take the fight". The two fighters are extremely unsafe in the ring. But he c...

'Tsunami' of match-fixing in lower-level tennis: panel 'Tsunami' of match-fixing in lower-level tennis: panel

The Interim Report is the result of a two-year investigation by the IRP, which was set up after a 2016 report by the BBC and BuzzFeed News uncovered suspected illegal betting across the sport. A TIU investigator described the extent of the proble...

COSATU won't join in tomorrow's planned national strike COSATU won't join in tomorrow's planned national strike

The bus line has in a statement said that it made the decision after taking into consideration that Bloemfontein is one of the main assembling points for the nationwide strike. Metrorail in the Western Cape also reportedly said there was no indicatio...

Matt Kenseth returning to NASCAR, reunites with Roush Fenway Racing Matt Kenseth returning to NASCAR, reunites with Roush Fenway Racing

Regardless, it will be fantastic to see Kenseth back in the series, and back with the team that made his name famous. " It's a great feeling to return to where it all started for me in the Cup Series ", said Kenseth. As part of getting back in the ...

Ex of 49ers' Reuben Foster recants accusations behind domestic-violence charges Ex of 49ers' Reuben Foster recants accusations behind domestic-violence charges

Rickard says those injuries were caused by a fight with another woman and Ennis made the accusation against Foster because he threatened to break up with her. Foster was ordered to stay away from Ennis and remains free on $75,000 bail. On Monday, S...

Buzz grows around Browns potentially trading No. 4 pick Buzz grows around Browns potentially trading No. 4 pick

But that turned into USC signal-caller Sam Darnold which morphed into 2017 Heisman Trophy victor Baker Mayfield . So before introducing Smith, Williams glanced at him and said: "I promise you, we'll get the running back situation straight".

Top prospect Ronald Acuna set to join Braves in Cincinnati Top prospect Ronald Acuna set to join Braves in Cincinnati

Preston Tucker will be available off the bench and Peter Bourjos was designated for assignment. Universally considered one of the top if not the top prospect in baseball, the 20-year-old tore through the three highest levels of the minors last season...

LaVar Ball Slams Coach, Pulls Sons from Lithuania LaVar Ball Slams Coach, Pulls Sons from Lithuania

LiAngelo is already declared for the 2018 National Basketball Association draft, so only time will tell if he gets drafted or not. LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball joined Prienai in December on reported 1-year contracts. LiAngelo Ball played 14 Lit...

Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade Says He's Undecided About Retirement Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade Says He's Undecided About Retirement

Sixers center Joel Embiid was unsure if he would get the opportunity to face Wade again next season and wished him the best in case he chose to retire. "Certain games where I'm thankful I'm coming off the bench", he said earlier this month . Phi...

Kevin Durant & Warriors Send Spurs Packing Kevin Durant & Warriors Send Spurs Packing

With that as the backdrop, Michael C. Wright of ESPN brings word that the Spurs are prioritizing and planning for an "all-hands-on-deck summer meeting" with Leonard and head coach Gregg Popovich is "expected to take the lead" when that is organized...

England's Oxlade-Chamberlain to miss World Cup with knee injury England's Oxlade-Chamberlain to miss World Cup with knee injury

A statement from the club has now confirmed he has sustained a knee ligament injury and "is set to miss the remainder of the campaign for Liverpool , as well as the World Cup finals in Russian Federation with England". Aside from the disappointm...

Report Calls For Sweeping Changes To NCAA Men's Basketball Report Calls For Sweeping Changes To NCAA Men's Basketball

The most hard part of the NCAA's attempt to clean up college basketball begins now. In response to the recommendation, the NBA and NBA Players Association issued a joint statement reading, in part, "We support NCAA policy and enforcement reforms th...

Cavaliers looks to take lead over Pacers Cavaliers looks to take lead over Pacers

LeBron James' quest for an eighth straight NBA Finals appearance faces a critical juncture Wednesday night when the Cleveland Cavaliers host the Indiana Pacers in Game 5 of their first-round NBA playoff series. Hill played a major role in Clev...

Dez Bryant turned down multi-year deal with Ravens, report says Dez Bryant turned down multi-year deal with Ravens, report says

Therefore, the Cowboys saved $8.5 million against the cap by releasing him. However, according to ESPN , Jones said the Cowboys will be looking for a wide receiver in the draft that can help out right away. Of course, they run the risk of ...

Nadal sets new Open Era record with Barcelona win Nadal sets new Open Era record with Barcelona win

Meanwhile, tournament favourite and 10-time victor Rafael Nadal beat Spanish compatriot Roberto Carballes Baena to reach the third round. Second-seeded Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov, from Bulgaria, eliminated France's Gilles Simon 6-2, 6-1, while A...

Mo Salah Refuses to Celebrate After Scoring Two Crackers Against Roma Mo Salah Refuses to Celebrate After Scoring Two Crackers Against Roma

He beat off competition from Manchester City trio David Silva, Kevin de Bruyne , and Leroy Sane as well as Tottenham striker Harry Kane and Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea. He was also the first to be named the Premier League's player of...

Michael Vick, Brad Childress named coaches for Atlanta's AAF team Michael Vick, Brad Childress named coaches for Atlanta's AAF team

The league, which will kick off in February with eight teams, previously announced an Orlando team, which will be coached by Steve Spurrier. Alliance Atlanta home games will be played at Georgia State Stadium. Childress has 40 years of coaching e...

Swaraj, Sitharaman to attend SCO meet today Swaraj, Sitharaman to attend SCO meet today

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif was also present at the event. She called upon the member countries to closely coordinate on this. Such exchange of views will deepen the mutual trust between the two countries, set the direction a...

Cristiano Ronaldo, Robert Lewandowski will decide Champions League semifinal - Xabi Alonso Cristiano Ronaldo, Robert Lewandowski will decide Champions League semifinal - Xabi Alonso

Though Real Madrid have won on their last two visits to Bayern Munich , the situation has taken a turn for the good for the Bavarians. Having a year ago become the first side ever to retain the competition in its current expanded format, the cha...

Carlo Ancelotti 'offered Italy manager's job' Carlo Ancelotti 'offered Italy manager's job'

Costacurta met with Ancelotti in a hotel in Rome, but he said there were no negotiations since the former Bayern Munich coach is not contractually able to enter into talks. We are loyal to the rules. The former Chelsea boss has been out of work...

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