Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Ajax set sights on Treble after winning Dutch Cup Ajax set sights on Treble after winning Dutch Cup

Ajax earned their lead at the halfway point of the tie thanks to Donny van de Beek's first-half goal at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium last week. Defenders Daley Blind and Rasmus Kristensen opened and closed the scoring at De Kuip, either side...

Embiid Propels Philadelphia 76ers for the First NBA Championship since 1983 Embiid Propels Philadelphia 76ers for the First NBA Championship since 1983

Butler banked in a 3-pointer from the top of the circle as the shot clock expired after briefly losing the ball to give the Sixers an 84-81 lead in the fourth. "Kawhi might take meetings with teams like New York, Philly, Brooklyn, teams with signific...

Liverpool can’t be afraid of looking silly against Messi - Alexander-Arnold Liverpool can’t be afraid of looking silly against Messi - Alexander-Arnold

Liverpool have a history of comebacks at Anfield in European football and Alexander-Arnold is hoping to add to the catalogue on Tuesday. We have got to go out there and be fearless. The Barcelona defence was setting up themselves for the corner, w...

What Liverpool Owners Told Jurgen Klopp After Epic Win Vs. Barcelona What Liverpool Owners Told Jurgen Klopp After Epic Win Vs. Barcelona

In doing so they wrote one of the most fantastic chapters in the club's history. The reaction from others was more grandiose, though few would disagree with Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp that it was a "genius moment". For Barcelona, it was the sec...

Chelsea into Champions League after Arsenal draw with Brighton Chelsea into Champions League after Arsenal draw with Brighton

Czech goalkeeper Petr Čech is preparing to play in Spain on Thursday night in the second leg of the Europa League semifinal between his London club, Arsenal, and Spanish hosts Valencia. Jack Wilshere believes that Arsenal have had a good first sea...

Oklahoma, Georgia to play home-and-home series Oklahoma, Georgia to play home-and-home series

The rematch will be held in Athens, Georgia in 2031. Georgia and Oklahoma met in the January 1, 2018 Rose Bowl (with the Bulldogs winning 54-48 in overtime), but have never played during the regular season. OU will face the Crimson Tide in 2032 ( Nor...

Alan Jones condemns Israel Folau verdict Alan Jones condemns Israel Folau verdict

Folau, a devout Christian, said on his Instagram account that "hell awaits" for "drunks, homosexuals, adulterers, liars, fornicators, thieves, atheists, idolators". "My head is held high'". Folau's career kicked off in rugby league, where he played...

Manchester City & Liverpool dominate Premier League awards Manchester City & Liverpool dominate Premier League awards

That's the only one we really want, but it's not the only way the Blues could be crowned champions. The Premier League title is set to be decided on the final day for only the eighth time since 1992 with Manchester City and Liverpool both in ...

Bruins' McAvoy given minor for headshot on Jackets' Anderson

After holding a hearing involving McAvoy, the league's Department of Player Safety on Tuesday backed up the player's contention that he had no malicious intent in the check on Anderson, who left the ice after the second-period collision but returned ...

Chelsea release statement after Federation Internationale de Football Association transfer ban decision Chelsea release statement after Federation Internationale de Football Association transfer ban decision

There isn't much hope that Chelsea will win the case, but getting a deferment for the duration of the summer transfer window would aid them significantly. What can Chelsea do next? Despite their request for the transfer ban to be frozen while p...

Grand Rapids native Jared Veldheer headed to New England Patriots Grand Rapids native Jared Veldheer headed to New England Patriots

Veldheer, who visited the Patriots last week is expected to sign a one-year deal with a $3.5 million base agreement that could reach $6.5 million with incentives, according to NFL Network . Veldheer played left tackle early in his career for the R...

Chris Gayle named West Indies vice-captain for 2019 World Cup Chris Gayle named West Indies vice-captain for 2019 World Cup

Shai Hope's second straight ODI century came in vain as Bangladesh openers Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar teed up an eight-wicket win over West Indies in the second match of the 50-over tri-series in Ireland . West Indies full 15-member team for t...

Sergio Busquets apologises to FC Barcelona supporters Sergio Busquets apologises to FC Barcelona supporters

SuperSport pundit and former Everton defender, Joseph Yobo has blamed Barcelona striker, Luis Suarez following Barca's 4-0 defeat to Liverpool in the Champions League semi-final second leg encounter at Anfield on Tuesday. We can not commit ...

Lakers reportedly working on contract details with Lue Lakers reportedly working on contract details with Lue

It could mesh well, Vogel is defensively minded and views the game differently from Lue, something that can lead to good coaching chemistry. Vogel has seven-plus seasons of experience as an National Basketball Association head coach. "You can feel m...

Max Homa wins Wells Fargo Championship to claim his first title Max Homa wins Wells Fargo Championship to claim his first title

Long-shot Max Homa built a three-shot lead before bad weather halted play late in the final round at the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina on Sunday (May 5). He was playing with Justin Rose , who was three off the lead starting t...

City join race for Chelsea target Joao Felix City join race for Chelsea target Joao Felix

United managed to beat their neighbours to the signings of Alexis Sanchez and Fred past year, although probably wished they hadn't given their torrid spells at Old Trafford since. United or City - which side do you think needs Fernandes more? In t...

Russell Westbrook underwent surgery on his finger and right knee Russell Westbrook underwent surgery on his finger and right knee

Westbrook underwent a right knee arthroscopy and surgery to fix a torn ligament in his left ring finger. The 2016-17 NBA MVP is expected to return to full basketball activities in approximately three weeks. Prior to the injury, he was averaging 28....

Bruins vs. Blue Jackets Game 6 Prediction: NHL Playoffs Betting Odds Bruins vs. Blue Jackets Game 6 Prediction: NHL Playoffs Betting Odds

Boston fell behind 2-1 to the Blue Jackets in this series but has taken control of the set with consecutive victories in Games 4 and 5. We gotta weather the storm.","said Bruce Cassidy ."We're not interested in weathering the storm, we want to create...

Flyers add Therrien, Yeo to Vigneault's staff Flyers add Therrien, Yeo to Vigneault's staff

Therrien and Yeo will join returning assistant coach Ian Laperriere behind the bench, as well as goaltending coach Kim Dillabaugh, and video coach Adam Patterson. Kris Knoblauch and Rick Wilson will not return to the team in any capacity. "Both m...

Red Sox Place David Price On IL, Select Ryan Weber Red Sox Place David Price On IL, Select Ryan Weber

The racial divide was further underscored when Price, who is African-American, retweeted Buckley's tweet to his almost 1.8 million followers, adding, "I just feel like more than 38k should see this tweet ..." - a reference to Buckley's Twitter follow...

Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors

Prior to Tuesday night's pivotal Game 5 between the Philadelphia 76ers and Toronto Raptors , New Balance will be releasing a limited edition "2-Way" sneaker pack designed by Kawhi Leonard . Brown called Leonard's 3-pointer a "backbreaker" and c...

Liverpool seek new 'heroes' with Salah absent against Barcelona Liverpool seek new 'heroes' with Salah absent against Barcelona

With the team already up 3-0 going into the second leg of the Champions League semifinals, all Barcelona needed to do was avoid losing by four goals. The Dutch midfielder made a massive impact as he was picked out by Trent Alexander-Arnold's low cr...

LHU softball will face West Liberty in the Atlantic 1 Regional LHU softball will face West Liberty in the Atlantic 1 Regional

The winners of each four-team regional will meet in the NCAA Division II Central Super Regional for a best-of-three series May 16-17 at a site to be determined. No. 8 seed MI earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament for the first postseason appe...

Bruins D McAvoy gets hearing for hit on Anderson

McAvoy was whistled for an illegal hit to the head and served a two-minute minor penalty , which the Bruins were able to kill off. "I think that the NHL Department of Player Safety will deem this as meriting a one-game suspension". The Bruins be...

Guardiola claims Liverpool have had it ‘easy’ in title race Guardiola claims Liverpool have had it ‘easy’ in title race

Guardiola added in the post-match press conference that Liverpool are playing under far less pressure than Man City. "Come up against this City team, they've spent all that money". "At the end of the season we are going to talk to him clearly". T...

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