Friday August 17-th, 2018

Damian Lillard Targeted With Slurs Leaving Minnesota's Arena Damian Lillard Targeted With Slurs Leaving Minnesota's Arena

Lillard can be seen asking the crowd, "What'd you say?" Lillard confirmed to ESPN.com's Chris Haynes on Tuesday that one fan apologized after using an anti-gay slur. When asked by a fan on Twitter what was said, Lillard responded by tweeting that...

Arsene Wenger's views after 'difficult' win over Newcastle Arsene Wenger's views after 'difficult' win over Newcastle

The 29-year-old, who joined Arsenal from Real Madrid for £42.5million in 2013, can sign a pre-contract agreement with clubs outside of English football in January but would have to wait until his deal expires at the end of June to sign terms for ...

National Hockey League rumors: Islanders to find out Belmont arena fate Wednesday National Hockey League rumors: Islanders to find out Belmont arena fate Wednesday

The team is partnering with Sterling Project Development , run by the Wilpon family that owns the New York Mets , and Oak View Group , which is also spearheading the redevelopment of Key Arena in Seattle for potential National Hockey League expans...

Red-hot City chase League Cup glory Red-hot City chase League Cup glory

But even with a few key players resting, they have a formidable squad and a feeling of invincibility about the team at the moment, especially after beating Tottenham 4-1 on Saturday. Manchester City now running riot in the premier league have been ti...

Alabama LB Dylan Moses Suffered Potentially Season-Ending Injury Alabama LB Dylan Moses Suffered Potentially Season-Ending Injury

Moses, a former five-star prospect from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, by way of IMG Academy had 11 tackles and an interception as a starter against Mercer on November 18 and 10 tackles against Auburn on November 25. The Crimson Tide are already without...

Lane Kiffin, FAU finalizing 10-year contract extension Lane Kiffin, FAU finalizing 10-year contract extension

After three 3-9 seasons, Florida Atlantic turned into an offensive juggernaut behind running back Devin Singletary and a Kiffin-coached offense. It is the first winning season for the Owls since 2008. As a head coach, his longest stop was also at...

Borussia Dortmund considering Henrikh Mkhitaryan return after argument with Jose Mourinho Borussia Dortmund considering Henrikh Mkhitaryan return after argument with Jose Mourinho

Mkhitaryan moved to Old Trafford from Borussia Dortmund in 2016 for £27 million (R463 million) on a four-year deal, but it looks unlikely that he will see out his contract at the 2016/17 UEFA Europa League champions. There have been a number of rum...

Graham Poll wrong as Manuel Lanzini is charged with diving at Stoke Graham Poll wrong as Manuel Lanzini is charged with diving at Stoke

Lanzini dribbled into the box and went down under a challenge from Stoke defender Erik Pieters , the referee Graham Scott immediately pointed to the spot with Mark Noble dispatching the resulting penalty to make it 1-0. So, I think they're going a...

MLS Announces Nashville Event Where it's Expected to Accept Expansion Bid MLS Announces Nashville Event Where it's Expected to Accept Expansion Bid

MLS officials have not provided specifics about the event Wednesday, but, according to Sports Illustrated , the press conference will confirm Music City's entry into the league. With soccer club Nashville S.C. about to begin their inaugural season a...

Celtic's record run won't be matched: Rodgers

It's a really sore one but all credit to the Hearts team who really went for it. "Of course it's a sore one, especially when you're beaten like that, but they can hold their heads up". "They'll go into the history books and we'll reflect on the g...

Virat Kohli returns Rohit Sharma's handbook advice post marriage with Anushka Sharma Virat Kohli returns Rohit Sharma's handbook advice post marriage with Anushka Sharma

The secret wedding of the couple has somehow didn't last awhile as a secret, shutterbugs and media houses went preaching the details of every bit of the event on the social media platforms. But what about her close industry friends? Interestingly, du...

John Terry names 8 Man Utd players in his all-time Prem XI

Conte is now under contact until 2019, but despite having signed an improved deal last summer, it did not extend the three-year deal he signed in 2016. "I've really enjoyed it, it's been a real big learning curve for me". Terry, a free signing from...

West Ham yet to decide on Manuel Lanzini appeal - David Moyes West Ham yet to decide on Manuel Lanzini appeal - David Moyes

Since the Scot was appointed Hammers boss last month, the club has moved out of the relegation zone and are unbeaten in their last three games. Got to feel for Mark Hughes and Stoke. "What a waste of money" was the chant of choice from Stoke's fa...

Hawks defeat Heat 110-104 Monday night at Philips Arena Hawks defeat Heat 110-104 Monday night at Philips Arena

Injuries cost the Heat 328 games in 2016-2017 - the most in the National Basketball Association - and the team has been plagued again this season. The Heat's depth has already been tested plenty through the season's first 29 games even before John...

Salah, Coutinho Score As Liverpool Bounce Back With Big Win Vs Bournemouth Salah, Coutinho Score As Liverpool Bounce Back With Big Win Vs Bournemouth

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain insists Philippe Coutinho is giving his all at Liverpool despite continued speculation over his team-mate's long-term future at the club. With this result and with with 34 points under their belt, Liverpool jumped to 4th...

Alan Pardew shares the team selection mistake he made against Manchester United

His former club Borussia Dortmund and Inter Milan are reportedly interested in signing the midfielder . The Red Devils will be sweating over the fitness of captain Antonio Valencia after he limped off with a sore hamstring after 66 minutes at WBA.

Chelsea keeping tabs on £25m former Manchester United player

It is unlikely that the Blues will go after the ex-England International in the January transfer window having already shortlisted other players. While Chelsea are now looking at the former Manchester United man, they could wait until the summ...

De Bruyne 'close to agreeing new deal' at Man City De Bruyne 'close to agreeing new deal' at Man City

Having been on the receiving end of a nasty tackle from Dele Alli , De Bruyne scored City's second goal of the game and produced an enthralling all-round performance. The Belgium global moved to City from Wolfsburg two-and-a-half years ago and is le...

No civilian killed in Boko Haram attack on WFP's convoy - Army No civilian killed in Boko Haram attack on WFP's convoy - Army

The WFP said yesterday that a truck driver and three other people were killed in the attack at Ngala. WFP, a United Nations body has been involved in providing food assistance to persons displaced by Boko Haram insurgency across North East Nigeri...

Chelsea ready to open contract talks with defender

And Blues goalkeeper Courtois has been extremely impressed by the way the Dane has slotted seamlessly into the first team at Stamford Bridge under Conte this season. He is another John Terry for me and has that same kind of stature because he has g...

Ezekiel Elliott Returns From Six-Game Suspension Ripped, Leaner Ezekiel Elliott Returns From Six-Game Suspension Ripped, Leaner

He gets guys going with his attitude and his passion and love for the game. The Cowboys removed Elliott from the reserve/suspended list and cut running back to make room for him on the active roster. Elliott was averaging 19.9 FanDuel points per ...

Postecoglou to take the reins at Yokohama Postecoglou to take the reins at Yokohama

The Asian Cup victor has accepted the job in charge of City Football Group (CFG)-aligned J.League club Yokohama F. Marinos and will take up the reins in the new year. It will be the second stint overseas for the former Brisbane Roar and Melbourne Vic...

Cole Hamels donates mansion to special needs camp Cole Hamels donates mansion to special needs camp

When the former World Series MVP was traded to the Texas Rangers in 2015, the couple chose to move to Texas instead. Hamels announced Friday that he is donating the mansion to a camp for kids with chronic illnesses and other special needs.

Celtics Win on Terry Rozier's Clutch Steal and Dunk Celtics Win on Terry Rozier's Clutch Steal and Dunk

Just moments before, Indiana's leading scorer Victor Oladipo rose up and drilled a no-doubt 3-pointer, giving IN a three-point lead. They led by five points with under 30 seconds to play and by four with under 15 seconds left. Boston has now won five...

Kristaps Porzingis (knee) is a game-time call for Monday Kristaps Porzingis (knee) is a game-time call for Monday

With the 109-91 victory, the Hornets ended the Knicks four-game winning streak. The Knicks won the only previous game between the teams this season, 118-113 in NY on November 7. Frank Kaminsky tied his season-high as he finished the game with 24 po...

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