Saturday August 24-th, 2019

DeRozan - I was 'sacrificial lamb' in Raptors' climb DeRozan - I was 'sacrificial lamb' in Raptors' climb

Kawhi Leonard was clearly the answer as the Raptors won the Eastern Conference playoff bracket for the first time in franchise history and are now tied 1-1 in the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors . "Popp is cool. He's like a Don Corleo...

Lakers to add Hollins to coaching staff Lakers to add Hollins to coaching staff

Kidd agreed to be Los Angeles' lead assistant on May 11th. Kidd has not coached in the league in any official capacity however since his January 2018 firing by the Bucks. Most recently he coached the Brooklyn Nets from 2014-16. Hollins set Grizzl...

Aditi Finishes 39th, Lee6 of Korea Wins US Women's Open Aditi Finishes 39th, Lee6 of Korea Wins US Women's Open

Higa finally got her first birdie of the day on No. 14, but it was too late as before that, Lee6, her playing partner, had opened up a six-shot gap on her. Her six-under 278 total was two shots better than compatriot and 2011 champion Ryu So-yeon (70...

At The Golf Course

However, Jinder's reign would be very brief as R-Truth quickly recaptured the belt. Jinder, with a referee in tow, appeared in full ring-gear and picked up the shock win, only to then lose the championship a few seconds later. Bryan Alvarez stated on...

Pelicans now listening on Davis offers

New Orleans may still try to convince Davis to stay, but this step of listening to offers does make it seem like there's not much progress towards making that happen. Boston, the franchise most discussed when it comes to Davis, is not on it. The Kn...

TMZ: NBA Teams Moving Away From Term 'Owner' TMZ: NBA Teams Moving Away From Term 'Owner'

While that might night be the attention of the team runner, it's a conclusion that many people jump too. In a statement to TMZ, the National Basketball Association said it doesn't refer to team owners as such. "When you think of a basketball team, ...

Serena Williams becomes first athlete to enter Forbes’ richest self-made women list Serena Williams becomes first athlete to enter Forbes’ richest self-made women list

Other celebs featured on Forbes's list of the World's Richest Self-Made Women include Taylor Swift, Kylie Jenner, Rihanna, Beyoncé Knowles and even Bumble founder Whitney Wolfe Herd. Williams is more than just an athlete as she is also a global bra...

Draw opening up for Sloane Stephens to reach French Open final Draw opening up for Sloane Stephens to reach French Open final

Stephens, runner-up at Roland Garros a year ago, beat the 2016 champion 6-4 6-3 in one hour 40 minutes in Paris. Next will be a very in-form Johanna Konta who ripped Donna Vekic 6-2, 6-4 to reach her first Slam quarterfinal in nearly two years....

Manchester United make Manchester United make "staggering" offer to Adrien Rabiot

The Ligue 1 side have been true to their word. The article claims that Rabiot is now holding talks with both Manchester United and Everton as he looks to secure his next move - and it is claimed that he would be open to moving to a Premier League...

Djokovic powers into record 10th straight Roland Garros quarter-final Djokovic powers into record 10th straight Roland Garros quarter-final

Japan's Kei Nishikori edged out home favourite Benoit Paire in five sets, having resumed two sets to one ahead after the match was suspended by bad light the previous day. Thiem will face 10th-seeded Karen Khachanov a 7-5, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 victor ove...

Patriots are releasing TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins Patriots are releasing TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins

The door is not closed between the tight end and the Patriots in the future, the source said. This offseason, the Patriots signed free-agent tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins with the intention of having him help fill the void left by Rob Gronkowsk...

Liverpool Confirm Daniel Sturridge & Alberto Moreno Will Leave Anfield as Free Agents Liverpool Confirm Daniel Sturridge & Alberto Moreno Will Leave Anfield as Free Agents

Recruited from Sevilla back in 2014 as the Reds sought to build on a second-place finish in the Premier League and capitalise on their return to the Champions League , Moreno made an instant impression with a stunning solo goal at Tottenham Hotspu...

Anthony Joshua Andy Ruiz rematch confirmed by Eddie Hearn Anthony Joshua Andy Ruiz rematch confirmed by Eddie Hearn

Ruiz, after being knocked down early, returned the favor four times later in the fight, including the seventh-round blow that ultimately ended the fight, delivering the 6-6, 248-pound Joshua the first loss of his career. "I'll do it", Foreman said ab...

Nadal reaches French semis for record 12th time Nadal reaches French semis for record 12th time

Paire had a 3-1 lead in the fourth set when he got into a rally with Nishikori. Firstly, based on match statistics, he didn't deserve to beat Tsitsipas, saving 22 of 27 break point chances and only having 14 break points himself, with Tsitsipas al...

Klay Thompson and Kevon Looney Klay Thompson and Kevon Looney

He thinks it's minor-I don't know what that means going forward". Led by Raptors superstar Kawhi Leonard (34 points, 14 rebounds), the home team was able to cut the lead to two points, before 2015 NBA Finals MVP Andre Iguodala hit a dagger 3 ...

Big Ten expected to hire Vikings executive Kevin Warren as next commissioner Big Ten expected to hire Vikings executive Kevin Warren as next commissioner

Delany was not in attendance at the press conference, held at Big Ten headquarters in Rosemont, Illinois. Warren, 55, will be the first black commissioner of a Power Five conference. "From the very onset, Kevin helped us navigate and execute the pu...

The story of Phil Martelli’s unexpected second act at MI

It was reported late last week that former St. Joseph's head coach Phil Martelli was offered a role on Howard's staff in Ann Arbor. His team reached the Elite Eight in 2003-2004. Martelli, 64, won 444 games in 24 seasons at St. Joe's, reaching 7 NCAA...

Manchester United lead chase over Premier League rivals for young England star Manchester United lead chase over Premier League rivals for young England star

Three of United's top-six rivals, in the form of Manchester City, Spurs and Liverpool, have all been following Maddison since he was breaking through as a League One player with Coventry City and will likely be interested if, indeed, he is availabl...

Real Madrid clinch £62M deal for Eintracht Frankfurt striker Luka Jovic Real Madrid clinch £62M deal for Eintracht Frankfurt striker Luka Jovic

The 21-year-old Serbia global has agreed a five-year contract with the La Liga giants. The £62m fee is the largest amount Real have ever paid for a striker. As Jovic embarks on a new chapter in his career , there can be no better time to loo...

Neymar rape accusation: woman left with severe bruising - UOL Neymar rape accusation: woman left with severe bruising - UOL

Neymar is now preparing with the Brazil squad for the Copa America. "The facts are not sufficiently clear". "The team is above all of that", he added. Neymar , who was transferred to PSG from Barcelona for a world-record $248.5 million in 2017, is...

Red-hot Johanna Konta scorches into French Open quarter-finals Red-hot Johanna Konta scorches into French Open quarter-finals

Konta now is one win away from equalling her best Grand Slam run, having qualified for the 2016 Australian Open semis and the 2017 Wimbledon last-4. But poor results since have seen her slip down the rankings, and she was only seeded at Roland Gar...

Puck to the face could sideline Chara in Game 5 Puck to the face could sideline Chara in Game 5

Cassidy mentioned that if Chara can't go in Game 5 then Steve Kampfer, Urho Vaakanainen, Jeremy Lauzon and Jakob Zboril would be the names in the mix to replace the 6-foot-9 D-man with a concussed Grzelcyk still not ready for a return to the Bruins l...

Chinese clubs make big-money moves for Arsenal's star striker Chinese clubs make big-money moves for Arsenal's star striker

Unsurprisingly, the Gabonese striker has attracted some interest following his impressive goalscoring campaign. It is being reported in the Britsh media that two Chinese super league clubs, Guangzhou Evergrande and Shanghai SIPG are set to offer ...

Jets trade Hayes to Flyers for 5th-round pick

The Jets acquired Hayes from the New York Rangers at the National Hockey League trade deadline for a 2019 first-rounder and left-winger Brendan Lemieux. Louis Blues in the first round of the playoffs. He posted a career-high 25 goals under Vigneault ...

Federer, Nadal advance to French Open quarterfinals Federer, Nadal advance to French Open quarterfinals

Nadal will next play Juan Ignacio Londero or French wild card Corentin Moutet. If you reach the rounds where there are opponents who make you give the best, you have to equal them or overcome them to win. His matches have been packed. "Luckily, des...

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