Saturday December 7-th, 2019

Bernd Leno reacts to Arsenal’s 1-0 loss to Everton Bernd Leno reacts to Arsenal’s 1-0 loss to Everton

As well as the title race, the battle for top four spots has been tight - with Manchester United in the fray too. Speaking to Sky Sports after the game, Leno said: "It was a disappointing result". I don't know yet. However, with Chelsea now...

Celtics Lose Marcus Smart, Jayson Tatum To Injury Celtics Lose Marcus Smart, Jayson Tatum To Injury

Now, though, they have to wait to find out if a couple of injured Celtics will be ready when Boston's postseason begins here against the Indiana Pacers next weekend. Celtics: Hayward has now scored in double figures in eight consecutive games....

Virginia Tech Close to Deal With Wofford Coach Mike Young Virginia Tech Close to Deal With Wofford Coach Mike Young

Wofford coach Mike Young is close to an agreement with Virginia Tech to become the Hokies' next coach, Jeff Goodman of Stadium and Jeff Borzello of ESPN.com report . Arguably the most compelling non-conference victory of his tenure at Woffor...

Former Nigerian International Odemwingie Retires From Football Former Nigerian International Odemwingie Retires From Football

His highlight for Nigeria was earning a silver medal at the 2008 Olympics, as well as captaining the senior team in 2010. Odemwingie made 63 caps for Nigeria with 10 goals including his brace against South Africa in a group game of AFCON 2004.

Canadian Corey Conners wins Valero Texas Open, qualifies for Masters Canadian Corey Conners wins Valero Texas Open, qualifies for Masters

Corey Conners claimed his first PGA Tour victory and earned an invite to the Masters on Sunday, winning the Valero Texas Open less than a week after qualifying. He missed tying the course record when, after four-straight birdies, he hit his approa...

Most hard job in 500 years - Klopp hails Liverpool captain Henderson Most hard job in 500 years - Klopp hails Liverpool captain Henderson

We will try everything. "And no one here has the feeling that we should end it - neither from the side of the owner nor my side". "I suggested in my Sunday World column last month that the title race come down to goal difference between Liverpoo...

Sarri admits being fan of Chelsea reject Rice

Sarri did, however, hint that he would look to train up Mateo Kovacic as Jorginho's study rather than pursue Rice in the summer transfer window, should Chelsea be successful in overturning a Federation Internationale de Football Association trans...

LeBron James plans to help Lakers recruit free agents LeBron James plans to help Lakers recruit free agents

That's why I came here. And obviously, we need to get better, as far as our personnel. "We have an opportunity to get better". The Clippers are scoring 114.9 points per game while shooting 38.6 percent and 79.3 from the free throw line during the...

OU basketball: Lon Kruger denies interviewing for UCLA job OU basketball: Lon Kruger denies interviewing for UCLA job

Reports emerged earlier Sunday that Oklahoma's Lon Kruger had interviewed with UCLA, but Kruger released a statement on Sunday night denying any connection to the Bruins. But hiring Barnes could present a problem for UCLA if the school is unwilling t...

‘Interesting rumor’ on Joel Quenneville makes Blackhawks’ Jonathan Toews smile ‘Interesting rumor’ on Joel Quenneville makes Blackhawks’ Jonathan Toews smile

The Panthers have already asked the Chicago Blackhawks for permission to speak to Quenneville. Boughner still had one more year left on his contract. Mike Hoffman had 36 goals, Barkov had 35 and Jonathan Huberdeau finished with 30 goals and 92 poin...

Kim In-kyung takes clubhouse lead at ANA with eight birdies Kim In-kyung takes clubhouse lead at ANA with eight birdies

Kim got off to a roaring start by making birdie on three of her first five holes. "Out here you have to get what you see", said the seven-time victor on the Ladies Professional Golf Association Tour. "I don't have control over it, that's the truth"...

Tottenham will bid for André Gomes in the summer Tottenham will bid for André Gomes in the summer

Tottenham's chief scout, Steve Hitchen, watched Gomes in the Merseyside derby and Mauricio Pochettino is a big fan of the Portuguese worldwide. There is now no clause or obligation in his current loan deal, but the LaLiga champions are hoping to ...

Ireland advance to World Rugby 7s series final Ireland advance to World Rugby 7s series final

Fiji captain Paula Dranisinukula presents a token of condolences to New Zealand captain Scott Curry in memory of the victims of the Christchurch Mosque shootings. It's been part of the Fijian team's repertoire for a while, most famously capturing p...

Knight returns to IU, takes in baseball game

Bob Knight has made his first public appearance on Indiana University's Bloomington campus since his departure following his 2000 firing. After his firing at IU, Knight became head coach at Texas Tech and did some television broadcasting.

Cubs Decide To Shuffle Struggling Bullpen Cubs Decide To Shuffle Struggling Bullpen

Still, the move must come as somewhat of a shock to the system for the "Stringbean Slinger", who has averaged 66 appearances per season over the last two seasons with a 2.81 ERA and 12.2 K/9 to 5.3 BB/9. The young right-hander recorded a career-worst...

Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting sitter costs Paris St-Germain early title Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting sitter costs Paris St-Germain early title

Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting of European giants Paris Saint-Germain has successfully pulled off one of the most outrageous, seemingly impossible misses in the history of professional football overnight, during a match against French Ligue One rivals Stra...

Baylor holds off Notre Dame for NCAA women's title, 82-81

Baylor's Chloe Jackson led the team with 26 points and five assists. Baylor's big size advantage is a little bit smaller entering the fourth quarter of Sunday's national championship game against Notre Dame at Amalie Arena. Baylor loses Lauren Co...

Baltimore hosts NY for 2019 home opener Baltimore hosts NY for 2019 home opener

The New York Yankees have placed shortstop Troy Tulowitski on the 10-day injured list with a left calf strain. Infielder Thairo Estrada was recalled Thursday from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre to fill out an infield already without Didi Gregor...

McDonald leads ANA Inspiration McDonald leads ANA Inspiration

Her confidence renewed, she won three times the following year, capped by a major victory in the Women's British Open. "I think in this position that I've never been in it's so easy to get ahead of yourself", McDonald said. "Lots of positives, so l...

Keys tops Stephens to reach semis in Charleston Keys tops Stephens to reach semis in Charleston

The stakes weren't almost as high, but Madison Keys finally got a win against Sloane Stephens , who beat her in the 2017 U.S. Open final. "It's always hard to play a friend, so on that side of it you're obviously not going to be saying "come on"...

Who should the Lady Vols hire? Muffet McGraw has an idea Who should the Lady Vols hire? Muffet McGraw has an idea

We don't have enough visible women leaders. "When you look at men's basketball, 99% of the jobs go to men, why shouldn't 100 or 99% of the jobs in women's basketball go to women?" "You've seen for the first time KPMG, Deloitte, first time women CEO...

Yasiel Puig puts batting coach in headlock during Pirates-Reds mass brawl

Until Yasiel Puig , who had been jawing with Archer, escaped Joey Votto and a few players who were holding him back and took a run at Archer, trying to get at the standout Pirates pitcher . During his next at-bat, Dietrich was nearly nailed by ...

Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa facing eight-match suspension? Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa facing eight-match suspension?

The striker, 30, launched tore towards the referee, launching into a rant while approaching his face. Meanwhile, Costa , who created just a chance before his sending off could incur further punishment if found guilty of using abusive language.

Notre Dame women oust UConn again, will face Baylor in title game Notre Dame women oust UConn again, will face Baylor in title game

The Irish trailed 64-55 early in the fourth quarter before going on a hot streak, scoring 13 of the next 16 to take the lead 68-66. From that point, the Irish buckled down and closed the game on a 26-12 run led by who else but Arike Ogunbowale .

Maple Leafs and Flames open Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday Maple Leafs and Flames open Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday

Canada's Stanley Cup drought is up to 26 years, as the Montreal Canadiens last won the Cup in 1993. The Bruins went 3-1-0 against the Maple Leafs during the regular season, outscoring Toronto 16-10. There's optimism in Calgary, where the Flames (...

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