Thursday January 17-th, 2019

United States postpones decision on steel tariffs United States postpones decision on steel tariffs

The White House had given itself until the end of Monday to decide whether to extend the exemptions . The UK government on Tuesday called the exemption extension "positive" but added: "We remain concerned about the impact of these tariffs on glo...

Biggest competitors for Paul George Biggest competitors for Paul George

This news counters what we heard at the press conference Saturday when George hinted towards staying. "It was an awesome season", George replied. "I have a lot to take with me and feel happy about". "I wouldn't trust anything he says". With one gua...

Arsenal attacker Iwobi expects to be fit for Atletico Madrid Arsenal attacker Iwobi expects to be fit for Atletico Madrid

They drew 1-1 in England last week. They are now sixth in the Premier league, 11 points behind fourth placed Tottenham. "I would like to finish my job well", Wenger said on Wednesday. "We know we need to score", he said. Wenger said Arsenal w...

De Gea passes Ronaldo's awards record at Manchester United De Gea passes Ronaldo's awards record at Manchester United

And that is where we start, at the gates of Old Trafford, where this transfer round-up presents which players are looking out and which clubs are looking in. Speaking to Sport Magazine , Fellaini said: "The entire staff is doing everything I can to ...

Frank Warren: Joshua not a 'true champ' until he beats Fury Frank Warren: Joshua not a 'true champ' until he beats Fury

Fury has questioned the motives of Joshua and his camp, hinting that he believes they are avoiding the threat of Wilder in the ring rather than the money that is being offered. Massey, who is unbeaten in 13 professional fights so far, will do battle ...

English Premiership side Sale Sharks set to sign Jackson and Olding English Premiership side Sale Sharks set to sign Jackson and Olding

According to the Telegraph , Sale have agreed a cut-price deal to sign Ireland worldwide fly-half Jackson, 26, while a move for centre Olding, 25, is close. Since Ulster cut ties with the two players, they have been offered to various English and Fr...

Draymond Green reacts to Charles Barkley wanting him to get punched Draymond Green reacts to Charles Barkley wanting him to get punched

Mary Babers-Green suggested in no uncertain terms that Barkley would think twice about punching her son and would in fact end up with the tail between his legs if he ever mustered the courage to provoke the Warriors' forward. But he's seen me a bunch...

Josh Hader fans 8 in save for Brewers Josh Hader fans 8 in save for Brewers

The 24-year-old showed promise as a rookie last season, posting a 2.08 ERA and 0.99 WHIP while recording 68 strikeouts in 47.2 innings. Milwaukee came into a series in an historically bad slump - only two runs and 14 hits total while getting swep...

Eric Reid charges National Football League owners with collusion in grievance Eric Reid charges National Football League owners with collusion in grievance

Neither Kaepernick, who opted out of his 49ers contract after the 2016 season, nor Reid, whose contract expired after the 2017 season, have been able to find a job in the NFL. If a quarterback-starved league can ignore a signal-caller who threw 16 ...

Cueto DL'd, Bumgarner given the go-ahead to begin rehab Cueto DL'd, Bumgarner given the go-ahead to begin rehab

Hoping for clearance to begin a throwing program, San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner is headed to Arizona to meet with the same doctor who performed surgery on his left pinkie. "You can't rush this too much, as much as he wants to get bac...

76ers' Ben Simmons unfazed by 'not a rookie' taunts from Celtics crowd 76ers' Ben Simmons unfazed by 'not a rookie' taunts from Celtics crowd

The Celtics could obviously care less if Simmons wins Rookie of the Year, but that doesn't mean the fanbase can't have a little fun at the expensive of the 76ers star. Mitchell's approach is odd and seems a tacit admission that he acknowledges that S...

Madrid outlasts Bayern to reach Champions League final Madrid outlasts Bayern to reach Champions League final

In the post match interview Zidane attempted to play down expectations that his side could win the Champions League trophy for the third time in a row. "Keylor has made great stops in the second half". "Karim showed in a Champions League semi-f...

Liverpool transfer target reveals why Salah is now on Messi's level Liverpool transfer target reveals why Salah is now on Messi's level

Former Bayern Munich boss Ottmar Hitzfeld believes that Liverpool star Mohamed Salah could "replace" both Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as the best player in the world. Brazil 'keeper Alisson, whom Sky Sports News understands has been...

Juan Mata reflects on Manchester United's last-gasp win over Arsenal Juan Mata reflects on Manchester United's last-gasp win over Arsenal

But there was a sting in the tail, Marouane Fellaini climbing off the bench and flicking home a match-winning header in stoppage time. Manchester United may not have been very convincing, but they did manage to edge arch-rivals Arsenal 2-1 on...

Tiger Woods heads to Quail Hollow with new irons Tiger Woods heads to Quail Hollow with new irons

I'm expecting more good things from Tommy Fleetwood this week while Phil Mickelson has a great record down the years. Check out our full fantasy preview for the Wells Fargo Championship here . The 25-year-old was also a runner-up at the WGC-Mexico...

New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves

Albies and Acuna are hitting in front of comparatively ancient 28-year-old first baseman Freddie Freeman , who is batting.318 with a team-high 21 RBIs after his two-run double in the first inning Tuesday gave the Braves a lead they would never relinq...

Adams homers twice as Nationals rout Pirates Adams homers twice as Nationals rout Pirates

It was the ninth homer of the season for Harper but his first in more than two weeks. Harper provided the big blow of the fifth, his ninth home run, extending the Washington lead to 5-0. "With those guys - especially Bryce - any time in the ballg...

Drake Gets Into Heated Verbal Exchange With Cavaliers' Kendrick Perkins Drake Gets Into Heated Verbal Exchange With Cavaliers' Kendrick Perkins

Those of you with any cursory knowledge of the National Basketball Association and the Toronto Raptors will know that Canada's most famous Degrassi alumni is a courtside fixture for just about every Raptors home game. Drake could be heard saying...

Judd Trump & Ding Junhui book spots in World Championship quarters Judd Trump & Ding Junhui book spots in World Championship quarters

The world number three's 12-4 ahead. Ding will meet Barry Hawkins in the last eight on Tuesday and Wednesday. "I was focused and relaxed and took every chance to make breaks", said Ding, who also revealed he is going to be a dad later this year...

Boston's Rally Falls Short In 13-Inning Loss To Royals Boston's Rally Falls Short In 13-Inning Loss To Royals

Even with the loss, the Red Sox still lead the league with 21 wins. Both Wednesday starters come into the game one game under.500 in their careers - Duffy 45-46 and Pomeranz 42-43. Seager, the NL Rookie of the Year in 2016, was hitting.267 with two...

De Gea Breaks Ronaldo Record De Gea Breaks Ronaldo Record

In doing so, the Spaniard also broke Ronaldo's record of claiming the accolade thrice, and has now won the individual prize more than any other player in the club's history. "I want to say thanks for everyone, I didn't expect to win just one and now ...

Capitals' Tom Wilson delivers another questionable hit in Game 3 Capitals' Tom Wilson delivers another questionable hit in Game 3

After the game, Penguins coach Mike Sullivan announced that Aston-Reese suffered a broken jaw that will require surgery and a concussion as a result of the hit. During the moment of Wilson's hit, the Penguins shook off John Carlson 's opening goal t...

Schalke 04 suspend Max Meyer following criticism of Christian Heidel Schalke 04 suspend Max Meyer following criticism of Christian Heidel

Max Meyer's career at Schalke looks to be over after the club banished him from training with the first team for the rest of the season. "My impression for a long time was that Max felt at home here", added Tedesco. "I was available since Thursday...

Liverpool frustrated as battling Stoke grab a point Liverpool frustrated as battling Stoke grab a point

Now without a win in their past two Premier League games, Liverpool currently sit third in the table, six points clear of Chelsea in fifth. If Chelsea win both games they'll be level on points with Liverpool with a game to play. We had big ...

Police pursuing motorhome in United States with 'kidnapped child' inside Police pursuing motorhome in United States with 'kidnapped child' inside

The suspect, who detectives have only described as a 46-year-old white man, is also a registered sex offender out of the state of OR who was on parole for a sex offense. Officials tell us an 11-month-old and a 3-year-old child are in the RV. By aroun...

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