Saturday February 16-th, 2019

Eye Injury Suffered In Broner Fight Casts Doubts Over Pacquiao’s Future Eye Injury Suffered In Broner Fight Casts Doubts Over Pacquiao’s Future

The 40-year-old Pacquiao defeated Adrien Broner in a unanimous decision Saturday night at the MGM Grand. Pacquiao took on Mayweather in the "Fight of the Century" in 2015, with the American coming out on top, and Pacquiao has called his long-term r...

Toronto Raptors rest star forward Kawhi Leonard for visit by Sacramento Kings Toronto Raptors rest star forward Kawhi Leonard for visit by Sacramento Kings

The Raptors forward has dealt with small injuries this season and has also been limited for back-to-back outings, as the medical staff hopes to keep him in tip-top shape for the playoffs. VanVleet and Lowry complemented one another perfectly, scori...

Chiefs hiring Steve Spagnuolo as defensive coordinator Chiefs hiring Steve Spagnuolo as defensive coordinator

He's best known for his two stints as head coach, though. One big change will be the mentality of the defence. As a defensive coordinator, Spagnuolo has a solid history of success. Spagnuolo doesn't come without some concerns, either. In 2015 his u...

Winx named world’s best horse in London Winx named world’s best horse in London

The Longines World's Best Racehorse awards a single top performance, with ratings assigned by a committee of handicappers around the globe. " Winx's racing style is to sit back, stalk her rivals and run them down". Longines is also the Official Pa...

Rep. Steve Scalise: Saints and Rams 'Should Play a Makeup Game' Rep. Steve Scalise: Saints and Rams 'Should Play a Makeup Game'

Louis during the final home game at the Edward Jones Dome on December 17, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri. Why? Because Patriots fans obviously have had plenty of chances to go (this is their ninth Super Bowl in 18 years) and the Rams have the smal...

George and Westbrook shine as Oklahoma Thunder beat Portland Trail Blazers George and Westbrook shine as Oklahoma Thunder beat Portland Trail Blazers

Josh Okogie added a career-high 21 points for the Timberwolves, who beat the Suns for the second time in a row, following a 116-114 win in Minneapolis on Sunday. He missed the previous 13 games due first to illness, then personal reasons. The Thund...

Williamson scores 25, No. 2 Duke shuts down Pitt 79-64 Williamson scores 25, No. 2 Duke shuts down Pitt 79-64

For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today. Williamson finished 11 of 13 from the floor to go with seven rebounds and seven assists for the Blue Devils (16-2, 5-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), who kept the Panthers (12-7, 2-4) in chec...

England bowled out for 77 in first innings against West Indies England bowled out for 77 in first innings against West Indies

The West Indies, who did not enforce the follow-on, enjoyed a 212-run lead, a most unlikely scenario after being all out for 289 in the opening session. Shimron Hetmyer was the last man out, caught behind off Stokes going for an agricultural slog. ...

Tom Brady Shows Love For Offensive Line In Latest Instagram Story Tom Brady Shows Love For Offensive Line In Latest Instagram Story

Then there's Ace Davis, an elementary kid who took hatred to another level. They discovered that those with the least air went the farthest, thus proving to Ace's satisfaction that "underinflated footballs" gave Brady "a competitive advantage" in the...

Hue Jackson cursed out Browns owner after being fired Hue Jackson cursed out Browns owner after being fired

The situation in Cleveland is looking more promising with the Browns announcing earlier this month that interim head coach Freddie Kitchens was taking the role fulltime. "At the time, four of the eight Browns games had gone to overtime". And that's...

Transfer: Newcastle United agree deal to sign Lukaku Transfer: Newcastle United agree deal to sign Lukaku

Lukaku is the junior brother to Manchester United striker, Romelu Lukaku . Lukaku is now due to travel to Tyneside to undergo a medical and finalise his move. Newcastle centre-forward Salomon Rondon should be rubbing his hands together at the th...

Dodgers to sign All-Star slugger to five-year deal Dodgers to sign All-Star slugger to five-year deal

He can also apparently opt out after the third year if he reaches a set number of plate appearances. The Dodgers have reportedly added a big bat to their lineup. Spreading out average annual value helps the Dodgers with their luxury-tax payroll...

Inter Milan close in on loan deal for Southampton defender Cedric Soares Inter Milan close in on loan deal for Southampton defender Cedric Soares

The negotiations are going so well that Di Marzio believes that they could soon be concluded, which means that the Portuguese EURO 2016 victor, could soon finalize the move to Inter and the Serie A before the end of this week. His only goal of the ...

Neymar sustains ankle injury and leaves pitch in distress Neymar sustains ankle injury and leaves pitch in distress

The Brazil striker left the pitch after an hour after Strasbourg's midfielder Moataz Zemzemi attempted to tackle him three times before the referee, Johan Hamel, awarded a free-kick. Clearly limping and crying, after going over his ankle, he was re...

Mikel Obi joins English Club Middlesbrough Mikel Obi joins English Club Middlesbrough

I like stability and this is why I was at Chelsea for a very long time'. With Mikel presumably set to play a big part for Boro between now and the end of the season, the two-time Premier League victor will be hoping he can reignite his worldwide ...

Arsenal boss Emery tribute to Mislintat; denies tension Arsenal boss Emery tribute to Mislintat; denies tension

In his pre-match press conference, Emery said: "Mavropanos is coming back after his injuries and I think I can use him in the next matches". "The player has so far steadfastly refused to go those clubs and is prepared to wait until the summer to ...

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain hands Liverpool FC big injury boost Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain hands Liverpool FC big injury boost

The outlay represents the combined incremental cost of wage rises alone on those improved contracts and emphasises the club's desire to retain players who have taken Liverpool to the top of the Premier League this season. "He can dominate that dr...

Saints TE Ben Watson blasts Roger Goodell for silence on blown call Saints TE Ben Watson blasts Roger Goodell for silence on blown call

Loomis deferred most of his comments on the blown call to Saints owner Gayle Benson's recent statement , in which she vowed to "aggressively pursue changes in National Football League policies to ensure no team and fan base is ever put in a simila...

Paris Saint-Germain 'beat Chelsea to Leandro Paredes' Paris Saint-Germain 'beat Chelsea to Leandro Paredes'

Paredes has been on Chelsea's radar and the club have been in talks with Zenit, but no agreement has been reached between the two outfits. With PSG and Chelsea not keen to meet their terms, it seems Zenit have been forced to rethink their str...

Ajax scout Bruins hails Barcelona signing De Jong: Touch of Laudrup Ajax scout Bruins hails Barcelona signing De Jong: Touch of Laudrup

Pep Guardiola also claimed that it is hard for Manchester City to challenge Barcelona and Real Madrid in the transfer market and that they need to get business done quickly. Clubs all try to convince you when they want you. Barcelona confirm...

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic excited by Rafael Nadal final Australian Open: Novak Djokovic excited by Rafael Nadal final

That's all". It's second semi-final day at the men's singles at the Australian Open , and with Rafa Nadal already in the final, our tennis columnist, Dan Weston, returns to discuss who will join him. "I'm looking forward for a battle". While...

Ichiro Suzuki agrees to minor league deal with Mariners:The Asahi Shimbun Ichiro Suzuki agrees to minor league deal with Mariners:The Asahi Shimbun

Ichiro just signed a minor league deal. If that is the case we're going to give him an opportunity to play. For a Seattle team that has failed to reach its goals over the past few seasons (and then some), there's obviously an opportunity here to con...

Roy Hallady won't have logo on Hall of Fame plaque Roy Hallady won't have logo on Hall of Fame plaque

Brandy said, "He was a Major League Baseball player and that's how we want him to be remembered". Late MLB starting pitcher Roy Halladay will not have a logo on the cap pictured on his Hall of Fame plaque, his wife said - a detail that appears to...

South Africa forgive Pakistan captain Sarfraz for on-field slur South Africa forgive Pakistan captain Sarfraz for on-field slur

Pakistan will be keen to move past the controversy caused by their captain Sarfraz Ahmed's stump-mic remarks during the second game in Durban and will be focused on providing adequate batting support to their bowlers. "When you come to South Af...

Wednesday game preview: Washington Capitals at Toronto Maple Leafs Wednesday game preview: Washington Capitals at Toronto Maple Leafs

Nowhere was that more evident than in the play of Kadri and Nylander. William Nylander , who came in with just four points in 20 games since the end of his contract impasse, added three assists as the Leafs picked up a much-needed win heading into...

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