Monday December 9-th, 2019

Ben Simmons and Philadelphia 76ers working on five-year max extension Ben Simmons and Philadelphia 76ers working on five-year max extension

While free agency was in full swing Sunday night, one of the more surprising stories was how the Philadelphia 76ers were discussing a potential contract extension with Ben Simmons. In just two National Basketball Association seasons, Simmons already ...

Starc nears more records at World Cup Starc nears more records at World Cup

Australia are enjoying a five-match winning streak at the World Cup and pace spearhead Mitchell Starc feels the loss to India in their third tie was the turning point in the reigning champions' impressive run in to the semifinals. "We all know...

McDowell trying to avoid thinking about hometown Open ahead of Lahinch return McDowell trying to avoid thinking about hometown Open ahead of Lahinch return

Six of the last nine Open Championship winners, after all, teed up in the Scottish Open the previous week, and McIlroy will hope to see that strategy pay off for him for a second time as he tries to achieve his dream of becoming a major victor in his...

Conforto, Mets strike late to knock off Yankees Conforto, Mets strike late to knock off Yankees

Yankees RHP Domingo Germán (9-2, 3.86 ERA) comes off the injured list to start the series finale against LHP Jason Vargas (3-3, 3.66), who won at Yankee Stadium last month to improve to 1-7 with a 6.59 ERA against the Bronx Bombers. "We were able ...

David de Gea offered Manchester United contract extension David de Gea offered Manchester United contract extension

However, according to BBC Sport , the club have now offered him a new deal which would make him the most well paid goalkeeper in football. Senior United figures have previously indicated they would allow De Gea's contract to run down in the ho...

Manchester City close in on €70m Rodri deal Manchester City close in on €70m Rodri deal

And it would seem they've finally been able to get their man, with Atleti confirming that the Premier League champions have triggered the former Villarreal star's buyout clause. "In this way, the player has unilaterally terminated the employment ...

Ravindra Jadeja slams Sanjay Manjrekar’s ‘verbal diarrhoea’ on Twitter Ravindra Jadeja slams Sanjay Manjrekar’s ‘verbal diarrhoea’ on Twitter

In the last few days, Manjrekar, especially, has been overly critical of Jadeja and even though the all-rounder is yet to play a single match, he has never missed an opportunity to slam the cricketer. Jadeja ended his tweet on a strong note, stating ...

'No Excuse' - Tabarez Offers No Justification For Uruguay's Copa America Exit 'No Excuse' - Tabarez Offers No Justification For Uruguay's Copa America Exit

Uruguay had incredibly seen three goals ruled out for offside during the 90 minutes - including one from Suarez - as the game finished 0-0. Luis Suarez missed his spot-kick as Uruguay suffered a 5-4 penalty shoot-out defeat to Peru in the Co...

Swiss women’s international confirmed dead in swimming accident Swiss women’s international confirmed dead in swimming accident

The 24-year-old, who played 33 times for Switzerland and was captain of Young Boys Bern's women's team, had gone missing on Saturday. Sadly, it's now been reported by Football Italia that Ismaili has indeed passed away aged just 24, after her...

England vs New Zealand: A virtual quarterfinal England vs New Zealand: A virtual quarterfinal

Australia and India have already booked their place in the semi-finals. An attack led by left-arm quick Trent Boult, who took a hat-trick against Australia, and featuring the express pace of Lockie Ferguson is a testing proposition for any side.

Lampard and Chelsea given permission to ‘talk’ Lampard and Chelsea given permission to ‘talk’

Chelsea are locked in talks with Lampard to become their new boss after Derby gave permission to talk to their manager. Hailed as the "standout candidate" when he was appointed to replace Gary Rowett at Pride Park last summer, Lampard had signed...

Eovaldi to pitch in relief when he rejoins Red Sox Eovaldi to pitch in relief when he rejoins Red Sox

The Red Sox are looking at Nathan Eovaldi to help fix with their bullpen woes. In the meantime, he went ahead and named Nathan Eovaldi the official closer following his return from the injured list. Before he was sent to the IL, Eovaldi posted a...

Terreur: Lukaku doesn't want to be second choice at Man Utd Terreur: Lukaku doesn't want to be second choice at Man Utd

Managers are working hard trying to strengthen their squads during the summer transfer window so we'll bring you all the latest news and gossip from around the globe. United are scheduled to face Inter in Singapore on July 20. The striker had been ...

Pakistan's Arthur desperate for a shot at World Cup glory Pakistan's Arthur desperate for a shot at World Cup glory

Sri Lanka, South Africa , West Indies, and Afghanistan have been already knocked out of the tournament. England Team Players: Eoin Morgan (capt), Moeen Ali , Jofra Archer , Jonny Bairstow (wk), Jos Buttler (wk), Tom Curran , Liam Dawso...

Cardinals rookies get Madden ratings Cardinals rookies get Madden ratings

The developers of the " Madden NFL 20 " video game revealed the player ratings for all the 2019 rookies on Monday. The Browns made Williams the seventh cornerback taken in April's draft, so he's definitely outscoring his draft slot already in the...

Warriors to effectively retire Kevin Durant’s number after three stellar seasons Warriors to effectively retire Kevin Durant’s number after three stellar seasons

They are expected to lose the likes of Jordan Bell and Quinn Cook in order to clear salary space, which has seen New York Times' Marc Stein predict that Russell will not be a long-term acquisition for the Bay Area team. But now it looks like this...

Ambati Rayudu retires from cricket Ambati Rayudu retires from cricket

Rayudu was the designated number four for the mega event for the Men in Blue after he made a comeback to the national side past year after a scintillating IPL stint. "This is to inform that Ambati Rayudu , Hyderabad captain and member of the India ...

US Women's National Team Defeats England, Headed To World Cup Final US Women's National Team Defeats England, Headed To World Cup Final

It was business as usual for the three-times World Cup winners but for England there was agony as skipper Steph Houghton missed an 84th-minute penalty that could have pushed the game into extra time. The United States previously defeated Sweden ...

England vs New Zealand match preview England vs New Zealand match preview

Live score and updates: New Zealand smashed England back in 2015, England were hurt, they were ousted and they were licking their wounds. Bowled out for 123, England were overhauled in a handful of overs by the home teams that led to a...

John Sterling's Consecutive Streak of Calling Yankees Games to End This Week John Sterling's Consecutive Streak of Calling Yankees Games to End This Week

But as Andrew Marchand reported, he will be replaced by YES/ESPN's Ryan Ruocco when the Yanks begin their series against the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday, July 4, which just happens to be Sterling's 81st birthday. "I've put in the time". "30-plus yea...

Wan-Bissaka completes Man United move from Palace according to reports Wan-Bissaka completes Man United move from Palace according to reports

He needs to be trusted, and he needs patience - from the club and its fans. Palace chairman Steve Parish was quick to praise Wan-Bissaka, telling the club's official website: "He is a really fantastic young man and we have all enjoyed having him ...

NBA Report: Jared Dudley leaves Nets for Lakers NBA Report: Jared Dudley leaves Nets for Lakers

News of the agreement came Tuesday from ESPN, citing Mark Bartelstein of Priority Sports, which represents Dudley. The 33-year-old Dudley will be joining his seventh franchise for his 13rd National Basketball Association season. "I'd be getting a c...

Wimbledon 2019: Nick Kyrgios entertains in five-set win over Jordan Thompson Wimbledon 2019: Nick Kyrgios entertains in five-set win over Jordan Thompson

A day after Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev lost their chance to end the Nadal-Federer-Novak Djokovic stranglehold on men's tennis, Austria's French Open runner-up Dominic Thiem continued the Next-Gen exodus as he was humbled 6-7 (4) 7-...

Jordan Bell signs one-year deal with Timberwolves Jordan Bell signs one-year deal with Timberwolves

The most notable move was the signing of former Warriors forward Jordan Bell to a one-year, $1.6 million deal, a source confirmed. "Bell is technically a restricted free agent, having received a qualifying offer from the Warriors last week", Luk...

Italy 0-2 Netherlands Italy 0-2 Netherlands

Italy wilted and 10 minutes later the Dutch sealed their place in the last four, Spitse with another precise delivery that van der Gragt emphatically headed home at the far post to end the contest and Italy's dream run in France , with their player...

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