Monday December 9-th, 2019

Padres Chris Paddack pumped after absurd two-pitch sequence Padres Chris Paddack pumped after absurd two-pitch sequence

His outing Tuesday is part of a plan to give the Padres' very young - and to this point effective - rotation as much rest between starts as possible. This is the third time this season that Padres manager Andy Green has used an alternative starter ...

"I can try with another English club" - Maurizio Sarri on Chelsea future

Speaking in the pre-match press conference, Sarri said "He had a problem with his hamstring". Chelsea FC are on the brink of reaching their second Europa League final after Pedro Rodriguez cancelled out Luka Jovac's opener in Germany last wee...

David Beckham gets 6-month driving ban after using phone behind wheel David Beckham gets 6-month driving ban after using phone behind wheel

The ex-England captain was spotted on the phone in his Bentley in central London last November, and given six points at a London court today. The soccer star, wearing a gray suit and black tie as he arrived at court, was also ordered to pay...

Man City on brink of title as epic race reaches climax

Back then, it was odd if there wasn't an English side in the final, but the Premier League sides have struggled in Europe's elite competition in the past decade even though it's the same time as their TV income has gone up and up. Whoever ends up c...

Djokovic destroys Fritz in solid Madrid start Djokovic destroys Fritz in solid Madrid start

Top seed and world number one Djokovic hammered American Taylor Fritz 6-4, 6-2 to advance to the last 16 following a premature exit here a year ago. "I felt good. It was a great match, a first great match", Wawrinka said. "I have been playing goo...

Bucks KO Celtics; Warriors' Durant injured Bucks KO Celtics; Warriors' Durant injured

The Raptors lead 3-1 and will progress with a win in Thursday's game six in Philadelphia. "But he's not playing Game 6". Marcus Morris and Jayson Tatum finished with 14 points apiece, and Jaylen Brown had 12 for the Celtics, who shot just 31.2 perc...

Warriors star Kevin Durant injures right calf in Game 5 win Warriors star Kevin Durant injures right calf in Game 5 win

There's no speech necessary. They do know they have Curry, Green and Thompson, three men who have been tested through seven years as a trio, reaching the playoffs all seven seasons. "You lose your best player, it's deflating", Thompson said. It w...

Blue Jackets' Josh Anderson speaks out on hit by Charlie McAvoy Blue Jackets' Josh Anderson speaks out on hit by Charlie McAvoy

ET; NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS). Boston Bruins blueliner Charlie McAvoy will have a disciplinary hearing with the NHL's Department of Player Safety following his hit on Columbus Blue Jackets' Josh Anderson on Monday night. Anderson also said he w...

Bulls pick Horace Grant to be National Basketball Association draft lottery representative Bulls pick Horace Grant to be National Basketball Association draft lottery representative

Under rewritten lottery rules created to prevent tanking, New York, Cleveland and the Phoenix Suns hold equal 14 percent odds to select No. 1 in the 2019 draft. 5 ... times in franchise history where the Cavaliers "won" the Lottery, earning the cov...

Vettel, Leclerc boost as Ferrari bring new engine for Barcelona Vettel, Leclerc boost as Ferrari bring new engine for Barcelona

Ferrari knows that the gaps in both the constructors' and drivers' championships can not get much bigger if it is to have a realistic chance of turning things around in the title chase: and the only way to ensure it remains master of its own destiny ...

Golf legend Greg Norman: Tiger Woods redeemed himself to America Golf legend Greg Norman: Tiger Woods redeemed himself to America

Woods won the title of the Augusta Masters golf tournament last month, ending an 11-year major championship drought. Woods referenced the lull he had in his career during Monday's ceremony. Trump has also struck business deals with Woods . ...

Addison Russell greeted with boos from Cubs fans in return from suspension

Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell addresses the media about his suspension for domestic violence Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 during spring training in Mesa, Ariz. Epstein said he is confident that progress has been made "to this point" through hi...

Steve Nash Broke Down In Tears When Tottenham Beat Ajax Steve Nash Broke Down In Tears When Tottenham Beat Ajax

The last English team to visit Madrid were Chelsea in 2017. Three away goals for the Lilywhites sent Mauricio Pochettino's side through in what was yet another historic Champions League night, one that 19-year-old Ajax skipper De Ligt was left ...

Tottenham vs. Liverpool Champions League final could affect UEFA Nations League finalists Tottenham vs. Liverpool Champions League final could affect UEFA Nations League finalists

The Dutch club has the narrow advantage after winning the first leg in London 1-0. Kane sprinted onto the pitch to celebrate with his teammates at the final whistle of their dramatic 3-2 semifinal win at Ajax Amsterdam, and could possibly retur...

Terry Rozier Has Blunt Reaction To Celtics’ Season Ending Loss To Bucks Terry Rozier Has Blunt Reaction To Celtics’ Season Ending Loss To Bucks

Jayson Tatum , Aron Baynes , Al Horford , Kyrie Irving and Jaylen Brown shot a combined 16-of-54 (29.6 percent) from the floor in Game 5. The top-seeded Bucks now advance to the Eastern finals, where they will have the home-court advantage ...

Warriors vs. Rockets Game 5 watch guide: Lineups, injuries, player usage

Durant left Wednesday's contest with a right calf strain which he suffered without receiving any contact. After Durant exited the game, Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson stepped up to the challenge to finish with 25 points and 27 points, respecti...

Prince William and host of stars announce England Women's World Cup squad

Prince William announced earlier that Steph Houghton would lead England at the tournament, with the squad of 23 players being named one by one. The duo, along with ten members selected this time out, were also part of the squad that secured a bron...

Rockets' Harden to play in Game 3 against Warriors despite eye injury Rockets' Harden to play in Game 3 against Warriors despite eye injury

The Houston Rockets received some much-needed good news early Thursday morning, with ESPN's Tim MacMahon reporting that tests on James Harden's eyes revealed no corneal damage . He flirted with triple-doubles in both games and is taking advantag...

Steve Kerr won't rule out DeMarcus Cousins playing in playoffs Steve Kerr won't rule out DeMarcus Cousins playing in playoffs

Cousins has been out of action since the opening minutes of Game 2 of the Warriors' first-round matchup against the LA Clippers. Warriors coach Steve Kerr shared some encouraging news on the likelihood centers DeMarcus Cousins and Damian Jones ...

NBA Reports: Lakers, Lue end talks on deal NBA Reports: Lakers, Lue end talks on deal

The Lakers then on Wednesday offered Lue a deal in the range of three years and $18 million, after which Lue's side pulled out of negotiations. Lue asked for a five-year deal, the same length former coach Luke Walton had, sources said. First of a...

Yu Darvish avoids loss as Cubs beat Cardinals 6-5 in comeback Yu Darvish avoids loss as Cubs beat Cardinals 6-5 in comeback

Cardinals: RHP Miles Mikolas (3-2, 4.73 ERA) gets the ball when St. Louis opens a seven-game homestand with the first of three against Philadelphia on Monday night. "I'd like to believe we have this inner swagger, always", Maddon said. "The pitching...

Keys: Avalanche at Sharks, Game 7 Keys: Avalanche at Sharks, Game 7

The Western Conference's 2nd round will conclude this evening as the Colorado Avalanche duke it out with the San Jose Sharks in game seven of their best-of-seven series. "It still really is day-to-day", Pavelski said. I wish we had a set-in-sto...

Perez, Twins beat Blue Jays 8-0 Perez, Twins beat Blue Jays 8-0

The Toronto right-hander gave up two walks and struck out a pair. Stroman allowed five earned runs in 4 2/3 innings. The Blue Jays are 7-11 without him in the lineup and averaging almost 0.6 runs per game more when he is in the lineup.

April report shows athletes' scores remain steady April report shows athletes' scores remain steady

In the April, each scholarship athlete receives one point per semester for being academically eligible and another point each semester for remaining in school or graduating. The NCAA reports both single‐year rates and four‐year rates, on which penalt...

Kompany hailed after breathtaking Man City victor Kompany hailed after breathtaking Man City victor

City looked increasingly threatening as the first-half went on and nearly went a goal ahead through Sergio Aguero , however goal-line technology ruled goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel had done enough to keep the ball out. 'If you look at the points, w...

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