Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Brees passes 'torch' to Zion with signed jersey Brees passes 'torch' to Zion with signed jersey

Now that Anthony Davis has moved on, the Pelicans need all the talent they can get and Zion certainly has the power and athleticism to turn the tides. He is the NFL's all-time leader with 74,437 passing yards and led New Orleans to its only Super B...

Black Caps win comes at a price Black Caps win comes at a price

However, should New Zealand feel that their last league match will have no bearing on their final standing in the league table, they can rest Williamson if they want to be extra safe. Holding's fellow Jamaican Chris Gayle raced to 87 against New Zeal...

Trump says US soccer star wrong to protest during anthem Trump says US soccer star wrong to protest during anthem

After Rapinoe took the knee in 2016, the US Soccer Federation released a statement saying that it expects its players and coaches to "stand and honor the flag while the national anthem is played". "But I can not stand idly by while there are people...

Lewis Hamilton insists rule makers should ask drivers to help improve F1 Lewis Hamilton insists rule makers should ask drivers to help improve F1

While Hamilton's victory was never in doubt, Bottas was pushed to the wire for second place at Circuit Paul Ricard by young Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc . With his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas taking second, the Silver Arrows secured anothe...

Charles Barkley couldn't hold back his LaVar Ball hatred for long Charles Barkley couldn't hold back his LaVar Ball hatred for long

As LaVar and Stephen A. Smith were having a somewhat heated discussion about the matter, Qerim interjected and asked Ball if they can 'switch gears'. Ball responded by saying, "You can switch gears with me any day". This incident drew mixed reactio...

Chris Paul Expects To Remain With Rockets, Publicly Denies Requesting Trade Chris Paul Expects To Remain With Rockets, Publicly Denies Requesting Trade

I'm very happy about that. While no official confirmation has surfaced of the situation, Chris Paul and James Harden's relationship is reportedly on the rocks with insiders saying that there is "no respect at all" between the pair. With the War...

Pakistan eye New Zealand scalp in battle for World Cup survival Pakistan eye New Zealand scalp in battle for World Cup survival

However, opening remains an area of concern as Colin Munro and Martin Guptill are yet to capitalise on good starts. Pakistan's Haris Sohail played a crucial knock in the last game. They have only barely managed to stay alive in the tourname...

Daniel Ricciardo falls to 11th with two French GP penalties Daniel Ricciardo falls to 11th with two French GP penalties

The vehicle balance was good, we were the fourth fastest auto this weekend. Norris admitted the overall result came as a surprise given how much McLaren had struggled in medium and high speed corners this season, highlighting the team's struggles...

Mallorca Open: Angelique Kerber beaten by Belinda Bencic in semi-final Mallorca Open: Angelique Kerber beaten by Belinda Bencic in semi-final

Bencic only need the first chance, as she executed a serve-and-backhand victor one-two punch to clinch the closely-contested opening frame. Kenin has won back-to-back matches in three sets and has won five of her last eight matches that have gone the...

Rafael Nadal hits out at Wimbledon's unique seeding process Rafael Nadal hits out at Wimbledon's unique seeding process

It means Nadal will be seeded three and Federer two at the All England Club this year, despite their positions being the reverse in the rankings list. "The only thing that does not seem right about this story is that Wimbledon is the only one to do i...

Liverpool to sign coveted Dutch defender Liverpool to sign coveted Dutch defender

Sampdoria were also interested in the 17-year-old and the next 72 hours could be crucial to the Reds signing the Netherlands Under-19 global. And with just a year left on his contract at Zwolle, Liverpool have pounced to acquire him for just £2m.

Mohamed Salah urged to leave Liverpool by Samuel Eto'o for Barcelona

Salah won his first trophy as a Liverpool FC player earlier this month when he helped the Reds to claim a 2-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League final in Madrid. Samuel Eto'o Fils is backing Barcelona to sign Liverpool forw...

Juventus have beaten PSG in the race to sign Matthijs De Ligt Juventus have beaten PSG in the race to sign Matthijs De Ligt

De Ligt's future has been under intense speculation since the season came to an end. Meanwhile, goalkeeper Iker Casillas has described the Serie A outfit's transfer business as magical, hinting that a major deal could be on the horizon.

Brian Lara Hospitalised After Chest Pain in Mumbai Brian Lara Hospitalised After Chest Pain in Mumbai

Lara was in Mumbai working with official broadcasters of ICC World Cup, Star Sports. "There's nothing to worry (about)". Brian has already suffered a heart attack previously, is now admitted at the Global Hospital in Mumbai's Parel area.

Lakers targeting Warriors' star assistant for Frank Vogel's coaching staff Lakers targeting Warriors' star assistant for Frank Vogel's coaching staff

Adams, one of the top assistants in the National Basketball Association, has been on Golden State's staff for the past five seasons since Steve Kerr took over as head coach for the 2014-15 season. Now they want to add one of the legendary assista...

"I’m coming", Neymar tells Barca players

Lionel Messi is keen on reuniting with Neymar but feels that Mohamed Salah is the player most similar to him in world football today and that they could link up great at Barcelona . Coutinho only managed five LaLiga goals in 34 appearances as Bar...

Cameroon to face disciplinary action — FIFA Women WC Cameroon to face disciplinary action — FIFA Women WC

Goalkeepers at the women's World Cup have been treated like "guinea pigs" with new rules on penalty kicks and its strict implementation thanks to the Video Assistant Referee (VAR), Chelsea Women manager Emma Hayes said. "I am completely and utte...

Jofra Archer undergoes fitness test ahead of England vs Australia Jofra Archer undergoes fitness test ahead of England vs Australia

The hosts England come into the game after an embarrassing loss to Sri Lanka where they couldn't change a modest total of 233. A second scan on Monday morning showed Roy's injury was much improved, boosting hopes he will be fit to play in the match...

Arsenal are interested in Celtic sensation Kieran Tierney Arsenal are interested in Celtic sensation Kieran Tierney

The 22-year-old is one of the most highly-rated Scottish talents. Celtic will naturally be hesitant to part ways with Tierney. Sead Kolasinac can not play in a back four and Unai Emery wants to use this formation and the Arsenal boss has repo...

NBA Awards: How to Watch, Stream, and Channels NBA Awards: How to Watch, Stream, and Channels

The Bucks won the Eastern Conference for the first time since the 2000-01 season. However, it was clear that despite both players putting up astonishing numbers - Harden became the first player in National Basketball Association history to average ...

Pujols gets curtain call in St. Louis after HR Pujols gets curtain call in St. Louis after HR

It turned out to be a false alarm though, and play resumed after about five minutes. Pujols led the Cardinals to a World Series title in his final season with the club, and fans in St. Started my career here, 11 years, the success that I had here, ni...

Carrie Underwood, NFL and NBC sued over Sunday Night Football song Carrie Underwood, NFL and NBC sued over Sunday Night Football song

The lawsuit said Merrill assembled the group to create the song in 2016 as a follow to her Nebraska-themed football anthem "Cornhusker Strong". She says she met with Underwood's producer Mark Bright at an event in Nashville and presented the song t...

Wife: David Ortiz in good condition, out of intensive care Wife: David Ortiz in good condition, out of intensive care

While Ortiz isn't close to making a full recovery yet, his wife Tiffany had an encouraging update on his health. "David King and Larry Ronan". Doctors removed his gallbladder and part of his colon and intestines in the initial surgery. According to...

Milan awarded the 2026 Winter Olympics Milan awarded the 2026 Winter Olympics

The joint bid from the Italian cities beat out a joint bid from Sweden and Latvia that was centered on Stockholm by a vote of 47 to 34 , according to Nick Zaccardi of NBC Sports . "What we did this afternoon is we represented successfully the image...

Blazers Trade Evan Turner to Hawks In Exchange for Kent Bazemore Blazers Trade Evan Turner to Hawks In Exchange for Kent Bazemore

Portland, coming off a Western Conference Finals appearance, is trading Evan Turner to the Atlanta Hawks . "Kent is a two-way wing that adds depth to our perimeter, is an excellent fit with our returning players and will transition seamlessly to o...

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