Wednesday July 18-th, 2018

NHL Eastern Conference final preview NHL Eastern Conference final preview

Sports' exclusive coverage of the Stanley Cup Playoffs continues tonight with Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN, as Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals face Steven Stamkos and the top-seeded Tampa Bay Ligh...

Mark Ingram's appeal denied, won't play Week 4 vs. Giants

Regression toward the mean is one of the most commonly viewed phenomena in fantasy football; that is, players with abnormally efficient or inefficient seasons are nearly certain to finish closer to the efficiency mean the next season. Not only did ...

Joe Tessitore, Jason Witten, Booger McFarland, Lisa Salters Joe Tessitore, Jason Witten, Booger McFarland, Lisa Salters

McFarland was added as a field-level analyst, while Salters will conduct on-field interviews and provide in-game updates. McFarland joins the crew after four seasons as one of the network's college football analysts. Together, with Lisa, our Emmy-nom...

Manchester City sets Premier League record for points, goals, wins Manchester City sets Premier League record for points, goals, wins

Take the Premier League 2017/18 quiz of the season! "I know that the club have hinted that it won't be a huge summer for transfers, but I'm sure if City get word of a big-name player becoming available then they will definitely be in the mix".

Youth Bias Against Brad Stevens is Embarrassing Youth Bias Against Brad Stevens is Embarrassing

Some posited that other coaches voted out of frustration for how the media has lavished praise on Stevens, which some find incongruous with the way the media has treated other coaches in the past. The point is, there's a lot of qualified coaches and ...

Winnipeg Jets advance to first ever Western Conference Final Winnipeg Jets advance to first ever Western Conference Final

The victor of this series will play in the Stanley Cup finals, facing off against the victor of the Washington-Tampa Bay series. The other teams to be that dominant on the road were Detroit in the first round against Phoenix in 2010, Chicago in the...

Maple Leafs name Kyle Dubas new general manager Maple Leafs name Kyle Dubas new general manager

Lamoriello, for the moment, is staying on as senior advisor, a move announced after the Leafs were eliminated from the playoffs, though many expect he will seek a GM's job elsewhere in the National Hockey League. The Marlies were AHL regular-season c...

Kishan smashes Mumbai to comprehensive victory Kishan smashes Mumbai to comprehensive victory

And with the pressure well and truly on Mumbai Indians following a poor start to the season, that record probably gave them the confidence to take on Kolkata . The 19-year-old rising star signalled his intent with a six off his second ball, before...

Patriots Reportedly Release 2017 3rd-Round Pick Tony Garcia Patriots Reportedly Release 2017 3rd-Round Pick Tony Garcia

He seemed like he might have been in the team's plans at tackle before his medical setback, reportedly a blood clot in his lungs. It's like the job will either be won by 2018 first-round draft pick Isaiah Wynn or Trent Brown , who recently came o...

43rd match (N), Indian Premier League at Jaipur, May 11 2018 43rd match (N), Indian Premier League at Jaipur, May 11 2018

CSK's most consistent performer over the years, Raina struck 52 off 35 balls with the help of six boundaries and a six, adding 86 runs for the second wicket with veteran Shane Watson (39 off 31 balls). Certainly, it will not be easy for the Roya...

Carlos Carvalhal will leave Swansea City at the end of the season Carlos Carvalhal will leave Swansea City at the end of the season

Carvalhal had been in discussions about extending his existing deal at the club, which expires at the end of the season. The Portuguese's contract expired this month, although the deal included an option to extend it, but the club's board have made...

Swansea manager Carvalhal set to leave at end of season Swansea manager Carvalhal set to leave at end of season

I'm predicting a 2-1 win for City. Guardiola talked again of "trying to write a new page" in English football to emulate the Liverpool side of the late 1970s and 1980s and Manchester United in the 1990s. Swansea City manager Carlos Carvalhal ...

Third Suspect Arrested in Rob Gronkowski Home Burglary Third Suspect Arrested in Rob Gronkowski Home Burglary

Police said he is wanted for break-ins in Tewksbury and Boston as well. Gronkowski returned from the Super Bowl to find that his house had been broken into and several items, including multiple guns, had been stolen. Sheriff's office Lieutenant Dav...

David De Gea in humbling mood after Golden Glove win David De Gea in humbling mood after Golden Glove win

Thursday's 0-0 draw away to West Ham was De Gea's 18th clean sheet of the Premier League season, meaning he can not be caught by Ederson of Manchester City, who has 16. "It was a really good season for me", said the Spain worldwide. It means we d...

Mercedes lead the way in Spanish GP practice Mercedes lead the way in Spanish GP practice

Mercedes motorsport chief Toto Wolff said he expects "a close three-way fight for the rest of the season" but the Mercedes camp will also be upbeat after getting a first season win. A Miami grand prix would give F1 a coveted race in a city wit...

Student tried to swipe Jaguars QB Blake Bortles' truck, police say Student tried to swipe Jaguars QB Blake Bortles' truck, police say

He was subsequently charged with burglary, grand theft and trespassing. Apparently, Bortles left his truck unlocked with the keys inside. Horton couldn't get it out of a packed driveway and went inside. Bortles said that nothing appeared to have been...

Yankees rally late against Red Sox to win 8th in a row Yankees rally late against Red Sox to win 8th in a row

After Martinez homered, Kelly created more trouble with a leadoff walk and two-out single in the bottom of the frame. He froze Neil Walker on a 2-2 changeup down in the zone, grinning mischievously and pumping his fist while striding back to the ...

Dodgers to face former phenom Matt Harvey on Friday Dodgers to face former phenom Matt Harvey on Friday

Harvey's first start with his new team is coming quickly. It was a split that seemed sealed last season but became a certainty when the 29-year-old Harvey went kicking and screaming to the bullpen when informed he was being removed from the starting ...

Chelsea future out of Conte's hands Chelsea future out of Conte's hands

We don't have it in our hands but I have experience about these kind of end-of-season situations. We did it on our own. Conte's side are two points behind Tottenham and three adrift of Liverpool with two games to play. The visitors however stunne...

Collison calls time on 15-year National Basketball Association career Collison calls time on 15-year National Basketball Association career

He leaves at 37 years of age after being drafted 12th overall in the 2003 draft, telling ESPN's Royce Young , "I've had an incredible run". In an as-told-to essay, Collison talks about his career, the various people he's played with and the import...

Smith, Warner cleared for club cricket Smith, Warner cleared for club cricket

The situation of Cameron Bancroft , the third player to be banned by Cricket Australia (CA) over the ball-tampering scandal, is not so clear-cut. Justin Langer, the new Australia coach, has left the door open for their return after the complet...

Simon Yates storms to Giro d'Italia lead Simon Yates storms to Giro d'Italia lead

Groupama-FDJ rider Thibaut Pinot finished third, 26 seconds behind the leading duo in the same group as reigning champion Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb), Tour de France champion Chris Froome and UAE Team Emirates rider Fabio Aru . "I had a bi...

Pakistan vs Ireland, first Test today Pakistan vs Ireland, first Test today

Ireland will become the first to debut in Tests since Bangladesh did so in November 2000. While this is going to be the Irish cricket team's first test match. Earlier this month, Cricket Ireland chief executive Warren Deutrom told the42.ie this...

Peyton Manning Asked to Be Part of Ownership Group Bidding on Panthers Peyton Manning Asked to Be Part of Ownership Group Bidding on Panthers

Manning is said to be still considering his offer. Navarro, the CEO of Sherman Financial Group, is one of four known bidders on the Panthers, who have been for sale since January after reported sexual and racial misconduct by owner and founder Je...

Cop fired after being caught on video choking ex-NFL player Cop fired after being caught on video choking ex-NFL player

A Georgia police officer seen in a viral video choking an former NFL football player was sacked Thursday. "We are now waiting for the police department to complete its internal affairs investigation to proceed with our use of force review", Pat...

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