Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Leafs not guaranteed to match Marner offer sheet Leafs not guaranteed to match Marner offer sheet

The last offer sheet to be given to an National Hockey League player was to Colorado Avalanche center Ryan O'Reilly, by the Calgary Flames, on February 28, 2013. When you look at the Leafs needs this off-season, they definitely need to address their ...

The hard-fought win over Afghanistan was important for us, says Virat Kohli The hard-fought win over Afghanistan was important for us, says Virat Kohli

Cross-batted shots aren't on, and a lot of horizontal bat shots cost us on this pitch". Then you realise the wicket is slower than you thought and you hoped for and you have to play more carefully and set some kind of decent total. Kohli struck his t...

'I feel like I let the team down' - Kerr feeling penalty pinch

I feel like I let the team down but they've been quick to cut that out. The girls have already gotten around me. They will face either England or Cameroon for a place in the last four. In the first period, Australia's Alanna Kennedy was given a str...

Daryl Gibson resigns as head coach of Waratahs Daryl Gibson resigns as head coach of Waratahs

The Waratahs have 12 players in Australia's 28-strong squad that will contest the world under-20s championship final this weekend. But that was the last game the dual global played after having his multi-million-dollar four-year contract torn up ov...

Kepler's Hit in 17th Gives Twins 4-3 Win over Red Sox Kepler's Hit in 17th Gives Twins 4-3 Win over Red Sox

Hopefully, I can go out there and play, but it's up to the coaches to see if they let me play on Friday". The winning hit came off Brian Johnson (1-1), who pitched the 17th inning for the Red Sox . "They scored one more run than us". Rodriguez he...

Alex Zverev tumbles out of Halle quarters after defeat by Goffin Alex Zverev tumbles out of Halle quarters after defeat by Goffin

Goffin earned a first tour final appearance since he was runner-up at the 2017 ATP Finals in London, where he defeated Federer in the semi-finals for his lone win in their eight past meetings. Later, Roger Federer survived a mid-match scare to ge...

Oklahoma lands 5-star quarterback for 2021 class Oklahoma lands 5-star quarterback for 2021 class

Prince Avenue Christian 5-star QB Brock Vandagriff has committed to #Oklahoma . Oklahoma's 2020 recruiting has picked up this month with three other commitments in the class. Rated No. 19 nationally among all 2021 prospects, Vandagriff chose Okl...

Baker Mayfield bought Saquon Barkley a 'QUADS' chain to settle a bet Baker Mayfield bought Saquon Barkley a 'QUADS' chain to settle a bet

The rookie duo became friendly during the draft process previous year, and placed a bet on the outcome of the ROY race. The New York Giants running back posted a photo of Mayfield holding up a gold chain with an iced out pendant that spells "Quad...

Osaka defeat opens door to top spot for Barty in Birmingham Osaka defeat opens door to top spot for Barty in Birmingham

Ash faces Venus Williams at 11pm tonight AEST for a spot in the final four of the Birmingham Classic . Second seed Barty went safely through to the quarter-finals as a 6-3 6-1 victor against American Jennifer Brady but must capture the title...

AC Milan appoint Marco Giampaolo as new head coach AC Milan appoint Marco Giampaolo as new head coach

He was handpicked by Paolo Maldini , who was promoted to technical director after the exit of Leonardo , and agreed to a two-year contract with an optional third one. The Rossoneri have already shown a desire to rejuvenate their team; both on and...

Burundi - Africa Cup of Nations - 22 June 2019 Burundi - Africa Cup of Nations - 22 June 2019

The President charged the Super Eagles to play their first match for the honour of motherland. He also urged them to lift the flag of Nigeria high, and reinforce the reputation of the country as football powerhouse on the continent. "Nothing bu...

Maple Leafs trade veteran Patrick Marleau to Hurricanes Maple Leafs trade veteran Patrick Marleau to Hurricanes

TSN's Bob McKenzie reported that the Leafs "more or less" have an agreement in place with Kapanen on a three-year contract with an annual average value in the range of $3.2 million to $3.4 million. The Carolina Hurricanes worked out a trade Saturda...

Nashville Predators trade PK Subban to the New Jersey Devils Nashville Predators trade PK Subban to the New Jersey Devils

The move is basically a salary dump by the Predators with Subban, 30, having three seasons left on the eight-year, US$72-million contract he signed with the Canadiens. The Nashville Predators dealt the 30-year-old Toronto native to the Devils on Satu...

Why is MS Dhoni batting so slowly for India? Why is MS Dhoni batting so slowly for India?

MS Dhoni was singled out especially for his slow innings, with several fans calling for him to retire. India knew they were in a game when Rohit, who stroked a superb 140 against Pakistan at Old Trafford last Sunday, was bowled by Mujeeb for one ...

UConn on verge of rejoining Big East Conference UConn on verge of rejoining Big East Conference

The belief is CT will be part of the league for the 2020-21 season, though it remains uncertain what happens to the football program. UConn's men's basketball program hasn't been the same in the seven years without the Big East, replacing local rival...

West Indies vs New Zealand preview West Indies vs New Zealand preview

The Men in Blues have won three of the four matches while their game against New Zealand ended in a washout. But since then, the Caribbean side has been on a downward slide losing three games - against Australia, England and Bangladesh - with the...

Stefanos Tsitsipas: It's been a dream playing one day at Queen's Stefanos Tsitsipas: It's been a dream playing one day at Queen's

Edmund was making his competitive return after retiring from the French Open with a knee injury earlier this month. Canadian rising star Auger-Aliassime also came through two matches on Thursday as Nick Kyrgios made a characteristically explosive ...

Atletico Madrid to offer Vitolo in deal for Arsenal's Hector Bellerin Atletico Madrid to offer Vitolo in deal for Arsenal's Hector Bellerin

Despite the fact he is still recovering from a knee injury, Bellerin has emerged as one of Atletico's summer targets, with manager Diego Simeone keen to bolster his defence with a new right-back. Usually one can dismiss most speculation, especially i...

Del Potro suffers second fracture in right knee Del Potro suffers second fracture in right knee

The 2009 US Open victor and a former world no. The 30-year-old has been blighted by injuries in his career, undergoing multiple wrist surgeries before returning to become a force once again. Del Potro has undergone four wrist surgeries - three on h...

White Sox plan netting White Sox plan netting

For the past few years, teams around Major League Baseball have been expanding the netting at ballparks in order to create a more safe environment for fans sitting in the lower decks. But calls for more protective netting have amplified in recent w...

Vancouver signs defenseman Alex Edler to 2-year extension | AP sports Vancouver signs defenseman Alex Edler to 2-year extension | AP sports

He added in his statement that Edler is a "leader with tremendous experience" who "contributes to every part of our team game". "We're very pleased for Alex and his family that he'll continue his career as a Vancouver Canuck ". This means that the C...

Sri Lanka win by 20 runs Sri Lanka win by 20 runs

England's loss have put them in a spot of bother with the semi-final qualification. "It was a close one, we were under pressure but it was team-work in the end, all the batters and bowlers did great work", Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne ...

Ecuador vs. Chile - Football Match Report Ecuador vs. Chile - Football Match Report

The handsome lady who has close to 100,000 followers on Instagram claims the Manchester United star had bombarded her with calls and even invited her to come to England. "I kept playing for the love I have for this national team", he said. Ecuador ...

Latics | George Edmundson completes move to Rangers Latics | George Edmundson completes move to Rangers

RANGERS are today delighted to announce the signing of defender George Edmundson from Oldham Athletic on a four year deal subject to worldwide clearance. He becomes the sixth summer signing for manager Steven Gerrard following moves for Jake Hastie, ...

NBA Draft recap - Breaking down the Celtics' picks and the Baynes trade NBA Draft recap - Breaking down the Celtics' picks and the Baynes trade

Without Kyrie Irving and Al Horford on the books, Boston is now sitting at $25.8 million in room under the cap after the trade with Phoenix. This pick was the future first-rounder given to Boston in the Tatum/Fultz deal. That means Boston now has...

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