Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Trail Blazers get Hassan Whiteside from Heat Trail Blazers get Hassan Whiteside from Heat

In reality however, nobody could have guessed the disgruntled Hassan Whiteside would be the one the Blazers pulled the trigger for. Hassan Whiteside #21 of the Miami Heat looks to the sidelines during the third quarter of the game against the...

Liverpool's Grujic to stay at Hertha for another season Liverpool's Grujic to stay at Hertha for another season

The German club will cover his wages entirely and agreed to a penalty structure over a lack of game time, confident that they will not fall foul of under-utilising him. It's also been confirmed that Brighton were in the market to sign Grujic from Liv...

Muncy, Dodgers outscore Rockies to open series Muncy, Dodgers outscore Rockies to open series

The 33-year-old right-hander blew up Thursday against the Dodgers, allowing four earned runs on three hits and a walk in an inning of work. It was his shortest injury-free outing since August. Felipe Vazquez (2-0) earned the victory. Meanwhile, the R...

Goaltender Keith Kinkaid signs with Montreal Canadiens Goaltender Keith Kinkaid signs with Montreal Canadiens

Hurricanes general manager Don Waddell said the team is reviewing the offer sheet to Aho, which they received at 2:40 p.m. ET via email. The contract tendered by the Canadiens is loaded with bonus money in an attempt to dissuade the Hurricanes from...

Manchester United tie Marcus Rashford down until 2023 Manchester United tie Marcus Rashford down until 2023

A section of the Manchester United supporters have expressed their anger and astonishment with the club close to rewarding Marcus Rashford with a new bumper contract. After a disappointing end to the season, which saw the Red Devils finish in 6...

Morocco pip Ivory Coast to reach last-16; SA beat Namibia Morocco pip Ivory Coast to reach last-16; SA beat Namibia

The 28-year-old, who was born in France, has only scored three global goals - but one of them was from the penalty spot in their opening Afcon game, a 4-1 win over Mauritania. Midfielder Geoffrey Serey Die thumped just over from distance after a po...

Pride on the line for Sri Lanka, West Indies at World Cup Pride on the line for Sri Lanka, West Indies at World Cup

Malinga claimed four crucial wickets in that game and gave away just 43 runs in his 10-over spell with an exceptional economy of 4.30. Evin Lewis has been struggling with injury but he has an outside chance of starting this match so he will come in...

New York Rangers, Artemi Panarin agree to 7-year, $81.5M contract New York Rangers, Artemi Panarin agree to 7-year, $81.5M contract

New Rangers president John Davidson knows the 27-year-old Panarin from their time together in Columbus, where Panarin played the last two seasons. The Rangers actually have the cap space to keep Chris Kreider, at least temporarily. There are many v...

Former Super Bowl MVP and WSU QB Mark Rypien facing assault charge Former Super Bowl MVP and WSU QB Mark Rypien facing assault charge

This is not Mark Rypien's first accusation of domestic assault when in November 2017 charges were dropped on another incident of domestic violence against his wife. Kyle Yrigollen said a third party called law enforcement. She was evaluated and did n...

15-year-old Cori Gauff stuns Venus Williams in Wimbledon debut 15-year-old Cori Gauff stuns Venus Williams in Wimbledon debut

Gauff didn't look nervous by the occasion, going toe to toe with one of the legends of the game and at her opponent's favorite venue: Venus owns five Wimbledon trophies, more than any other player aside from Martina Navratilova and Serena Williams...

Wimbledon ATP Betting Preview: Can Anybody Upend Djokovic, Federer and Nadal? Wimbledon ATP Betting Preview: Can Anybody Upend Djokovic, Federer and Nadal?

World No 1 Djokovic is the defending champion and chasing a fifth title at the All England Club. "I did consider also stepping down", Djokovic, 32, said. "Really happy the way I've been feeling physically", he told reporters. One key to Djokovic's ...

San Jose Sharks Lose Pavelski, Donskoi To Free Agency San Jose Sharks Lose Pavelski, Donskoi To Free Agency

He has totaled 761 points (355 goals, 406 assists) in 965 career regular-season games, plus 100 more points (48 goals) in 134 playoff games. "He is a leader in every sense of the word, and a proven goal-scorer that continues to produce at an elit...

Wimbledon 2019: Wayward Naomi Osaka sent packing in straight sets Wimbledon 2019: Wayward Naomi Osaka sent packing in straight sets

Putintseva was far from an unknown quantity for Osaka, having recently knocked her out in Birmingham, and again proved a resolute obstacle for the Japanese, fighting back after an early break to take the first set on a tiebreak. She reached the semif...

La Liga president Tebas fears Neymar return would damage league image La Liga president Tebas fears Neymar return would damage league image

Paris Saint Germain are reportedly ready to allow their world record signing Neymar leave this summer. Legit.ng earlier reported that Neymar has confirmed he wants a return to Barcelona but the club are not interested in re-signing him.

Wild land Mats Zuccarello, Ryan Hartman as free agency opens Wild land Mats Zuccarello, Ryan Hartman as free agency opens

Zuccarello landed five-year deal worth $30 million, while Hartman's contract is a two-year, $3.8 million agreement. Given that Zuccarello is 31 years old, he will likely finish out his career in Minnesota, where he figures to be a key part of a franc...

Canucks get defensive by signing Myers, Benn Canucks get defensive by signing Myers, Benn

Benn also was a career high plus-15 last season. "He gets up and down the ice easily, has incredible size and reach, but most importantly he's a character player and role model that our younger players can emulate". The Canucks also have some up and ...

Rangers favored to sign Artemi Panarin — NHL free agency Rangers favored to sign Artemi Panarin — NHL free agency

The mediocre return for Vesey was a signal that the Rangers were in need of cap space and were willing to give up assets to get it. There is no reason to believe that the team will not contend for a playoff spot in 2019-20. The Islanders reportedly m...

Chelsea leak permanent signing of Kovacic Chelsea leak permanent signing of Kovacic

The Blues are now operating under a two-window transfer ban, which means that they are unable to register new players until next summer. But in anticipation of the ban, they moved quickly to sign Christian Pulisic in January. The Los Blancos are al...

Uganda qualify for last 16 despite Egypt loss Uganda qualify for last 16 despite Egypt loss

Needing just a draw to seal a spot in the round of 16, Uganda started strongly but were reduced to shots from distance. It was the Ugandans who looked the liveliest from the onset as Emmanuel Okwi was denied by Ahmed El Shenawy inside the opening...

Vijay Shankar Ruled out of CWC'19 Vijay Shankar Ruled out of CWC'19

Shankar did not play India's last match against England at Edgbaston, Birmingham . Vijay became the second to return home from the World Cup after Shikhar Dhawan was ruled out on June 18 because of a fractured left thumb. MSK Prasad, India's...

Mexico boss Martino fumes over Gold Cup’s omission of VAR Mexico boss Martino fumes over Gold Cup’s omission of VAR

After a deadlocked 90 minutes, the game went to 30 minutes of extra time . What time does the Mexico vs Costa Rica game start? Replayed showed that the defender did indeed get a touch on the ball first. The talk after the game by Martino was...

Al Horford Agrees To Four-Year, $97M Deal With 76ers Al Horford Agrees To Four-Year, $97M Deal With 76ers

In an ideal world the Sixers would be able to re-sign all of their key free agent. First off, it's safe to assume that some of the fans who were frustrated over the Sixers focusing on Simmons to kick off free agency feel much better knowing that ...

Ex-NFL quarterback Lorenzen hospitalized Ex-NFL quarterback Lorenzen hospitalized

Word emerged on Friday that Lorenzen had been hospitalized, and his family issued a statement a day later through Kentucky Sports Radio's Matt Jones. He threw for a school-record 10,354 yards during his time in Lexington. Lorenzen, was signed by ...

PG Walker to sign four-year, $141 million deal with Celtics

Walker was selected by Charlotte with the ninth pick in the 2011 NBA Draft and spent his entire eight-year career there. Boston have also let Terry Rozier leave, who has signed with the Hornets on a three-year, $58m contract. A fellow free agent,...

Leafs and Sens working on Zaitsev for Ceci deal Leafs and Sens working on Zaitsev for Ceci deal

Maple Leafs general manager Kyle Dubas told NHL.com in May that the organization would try to fulfill Zaitsev's request, saying it "will be out goal to try to find a fresh start for him, for his own personal and private reasons". He has failed to t...

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