Thursday October 17-th, 2019

Nationals Ownership Rejected Bryce Harper Trade to Astros Nationals Ownership Rejected Bryce Harper Trade to Astros

That scenario obviously didn't happen, but according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic , the Astros had a preliminary deal in place to acquire Harper from Washington before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. Catcher Garrett Stubbs , the team's...

Embiid’s monster night carries 76ers to OT win Embiid’s monster night carries 76ers to OT win

When reminded of that exchange with Howard, Embiid flashed a grin and added, "I did that three times in a row". Embiid was 1 for 2 from 3 - but it was a critical one that tied the game at 117 in the final minute of regulation. Bradley Beal led th...

Video Emerges From Antonio Brown’s 100 MPH Driving Incident Video Emerges From Antonio Brown’s 100 MPH Driving Incident

Ross Township Police told the TV station that a police officer was looking for a bank robbery suspect when the vehicle driven by Brown sped past. The Steelers say they're aware of the situation and won't have further comment. #BREAKING : New vide...

Atlanta Signs Bruce Irvin: What This Means For The Falcons Atlanta Signs Bruce Irvin: What This Means For The Falcons

He was a centerpiece of the ferocious Seahawks' defense prior to that, and he has been a durable and productive player even on the wrong side of age 30. Clearly, Irvin is referring to being free from Jon Gruden , free from the bad record and on a ...

John Harbaugh not anxious about job security after loss John Harbaugh not anxious about job security after loss

The Ravens went 1-3 in October, but have cause for optimism because they're 30-12 in November since coach John Harbaugh took over in 2008. "When you watch the tape (of Sunday's game against Pittsburgh), we played fast, we played hard", Harbaugh s...

Trump to award freedom medals to Elvis, Babe Ruth Trump to award freedom medals to Elvis, Babe Ruth

Other honorees include Miriam Adelson, a doctor and philanthropist, who "has practiced internal and emergency medicine, studied and specialized in the disease of narcotic addiction, and founded two research centers committed to fighting substance abu...

Red Sox slugger J.D. Martinez makes unexpected Silver Slugger history Red Sox slugger J.D. Martinez makes unexpected Silver Slugger history

Martinez became the first player to ever win the Silver Slugger Award at two positions in the same season, taking home the honors for best offensive player at both designated hitter and outfielder on Thursday night. He earned his sixth All-Star app...

Federer, Djokovic top the bill for London finale Federer, Djokovic top the bill for London finale

The ATP, the governing body of men's professional tennis, announced in August the opening of an worldwide tender process to determine the future location of the season finale featuring the world's best eight qualified singles players and doubles team...

Kuchar sinks eight birdies to take the lead in Mexico Kuchar sinks eight birdies to take the lead in Mexico

Like I said, just had one bad hole, one bad shot really-that tee shot. The big-hitting 23-year-old, who is coming off his first PGA Tour win at last month's Sanderson Farms Championship, said he is feeling more comfortable on the course, which has ...

Player Ratings: Borussia Dortmund come from behind to stun Bayern Munich Player Ratings: Borussia Dortmund come from behind to stun Bayern Munich

However, Robert Lewandowski broke the deadlock for the visitors in the 26th minute with a simple finish at close range following a square pass by Serge Gnabry . In soon became a pulsating game, and after Jadon Sancho danced past Mats Hummels and r...

Ireland boss Schmidt caught out by Argentina line-up Ireland boss Schmidt caught out by Argentina line-up

It would be Argentina in the quarter finals followed by probably Australia, jaysus the final is almost in reach. Ireland welcomed back captain Rory Best and Sean O'Brien also came in for his first Test since November 2017, but the fragile Le...

Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha: Leicester City chairman to be honoured with statue Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha: Leicester City chairman to be honoured with statue

There is no doubt about that", added the 57-year-old. A special "Tribute to Khun Vichai" video was shown at the stadium ahead of kick-off and Srivaddhanaprabha's son, Aiyawatt, laid a wreath ahead of a two-minute silence for Remembrance Sunday and ...

Jazz thump Celtics in Hayward’s return to Utah Jazz thump Celtics in Hayward’s return to Utah

Jae Crowder was also huge off the bench with 20 points, six rebounds and four assists against his former Celtics team. "We all have picked it up, picked up our energy defensively, picked our focus up", Mitchell said. The Jazz started to pull a...

Minnesota Timberwolves trading Jimmy Butler to Philadelphia 76ers Minnesota Timberwolves trading Jimmy Butler to Philadelphia 76ers

Butler requested a trade away from Minnesota late in the offseason, with the Brooklyn Nets, New York Knicks , Los Angeles Clippers and Miami Heat his preferred destinations, according to reports . In a compromised bargaining position, the Wolv...

See ya, CC: 2019 to be last season in majors See ya, CC: 2019 to be last season in majors

The 38-year-old Sabathia, who will return for his 11th season with the Yankees, has turned into a reliable five-inning pitcher, flawless for the back end of a rotation NY is hoping to fill via free agency or trade. General manager Brian Cashman adm...

Garcia’s lead in Sun City cut to 1 by Oosthuizen Garcia’s lead in Sun City cut to 1 by Oosthuizen

It was one of those rounds where things happened nicely to me", Garcia told reporters. Garcia, twice a Sun City victor before the Nedbank became part of the tour, made eight birdies in a brilliant start to the penultimate tournament of the season t...

Curry Sidelined with Left Groin Strain Curry Sidelined with Left Groin Strain

The Golden State Warriors got blown out by the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night, but you can argue this wasn't the biggest story of the night for the two-time defending champs. So he's disappointed, but it could have been a lot worse". "He's a...

Djokovic Hails 'Perfect Five Months,' Targets ATP Finals Glory

The 31-year-old, who slipped to 22nd in the world in May, admitted that after his surgery it looked improbable that he would finish the year as number one. Open, where he lost to Novak Djokovic . The players had not withdrawn, though, saying the i...

Bratches: British Grand Prix may not be held at Silverstone Bratches: British Grand Prix may not be held at Silverstone

This is the flawless formula for Grand Prix racing and I look forward to this becoming a real highlight of the F1 calendar. "On ongoing negotiations and discussions, we've said in the past this is a sport that seems to like negotiating in public", ...

Man United’s Martial earns recall to France squad Man United’s Martial earns recall to France squad

He knows it and I've told him. And speaking on Martial's U-turn at the club, Mourinho has revealed he set a hard path for his player in order for him to realise his "phenomenal talent". I'm talking about commitment and efficiency in front of goal...

Chelsea ride their luck as Giroud’s goal takes them through Chelsea ride their luck as Giroud’s goal takes them through

It was the former Arsenal forward's header that sealed Chelsea's 1-0 in the Europa League against Bate on Thursdsy. Maurizio Sarri made seven changes to his starting lineup, but the Premier League side started well at the Borisov Arena with...

Kevin Harvick stripped of berth in NASCAR championship race Kevin Harvick stripped of berth in NASCAR championship race

According to NASCAR on Wednesday, the team violated Section 20.4.12 of the NASCAR Rule Book that is specific to spoilers. This rule states that spoilers must be used exactly as supplied from the manufacturer and not altered. Harvick won the 2014 Cup ...

Black Caps dominated by Pakistan in second ODI Black Caps dominated by Pakistan in second ODI

Pakistan: Fakhar Zaman , Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik , Sarfraz Ahmed (captain), Shadab Khan, Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf , Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi. With the win Pakistan broke a four-year losing streak of 12 consecuti...

Moody injury forces All Blacks coach Hansen to tweak strongest side Moody injury forces All Blacks coach Hansen to tweak strongest side

Coach Steve Hansen said either player could marshall the attack, making the world champions hard to predict for defensively minded teams such as England . "The way I play is fairly on the line". But it's the presence of Jack Goodhue that looms...

England win first Test against Sri Lanka England win first Test against Sri Lanka

It had gone 13 tests away from home without a win, losing 10. 'We played some really good stuff, ' Root said. "We were consistent throughout the four days", England skipper Joe Root said. Leach eventually made the breakthrough when Silva could ...

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