Wednesday July 8-th, 2020

Karl-Anthony Towns Returns but Timberwolves Fall Again Karl-Anthony Towns Returns but Timberwolves Fall Again

Coach Ryan Saunders, who told reporters before the game that the Timberwolves would cap Towns' minutes and closely monitor his fatigue level, limited the two-time All-Star to 28 minutes on the floor. A hoop by Aaron Holiday with 8:12 remaining allo...

Zack Smith scores twice to lead Blackhawks over Canadians 4-1 Zack Smith scores twice to lead Blackhawks over Canadians 4-1

It's how it goes. It's unfortunate they scored on that. Obviously you can't do that, especially given the situation we're in. "Can't afford to do that". "It's a goal that is very avoidable". I take full responsibility for that. "I made a couple of ...

Blazers trade F Bazemore to Kings

The trade, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , will save Portland $12.5 million in salary while the Kings' luxury tax bill will drop to $7 million. The Kings will mark the fifth time in four seasons that Tolliver has changed teams. Meanwhile,...

Donald Trump gives awkward speech during LSU's White House visit

Also during his speech, Trump commented on how rich several of the players were going to become, raved about the national championship game's "tremendous ratings on television" and brought up his recent trade deals and the success of the stock m...

Premier League refs told to use monitors for red cards Premier League refs told to use monitors for red cards

Those officials - who are stationed at the Premier League HQ in Stockley Park - have been making their calls based on numerous television replays before advising the on-pitch referee on what to do. I hope it will not be five or six times a game. ...

MI basketball gameday: rematch at Iowa MI basketball gameday: rematch at Iowa

MI battled back and was only down 47-43 at halftime. Iowa (13-5, 4-3 Big Ten), which led by as many as 11 points in the first half, trailed 74-68 with 7:44 to play before going on a 10-0 run that included seven points by Garza. MVP: It wasn't a 44...

Saracens told to comply with cap or be relegated Saracens told to comply with cap or be relegated

Sky Sports reported the other Premiership clubs have now demanded that Saracens must prove the current squad is within the required 7 million pounds salary cap or face relegation from the league. The Guardian reports that the players were told of ...

WNBA expands to 36-game schedule adds Commissioner's Cup WNBA expands to 36-game schedule adds Commissioner's Cup

The 2020 regular season marks the 15 for the Chicago Sky franchise and 24 for the WNBA. The WNBA will take off from July 10 to August 16 for the Summer Olympics in Tokyo. on May 15 to officially mark start of the 2020 WNBA season, which runs ...

Chelsea defender James signs new five-year deal with the club Chelsea defender James signs new five-year deal with the club

Chelsea secured the future of one of their brightest young talents by handing a new five-and-a-half-year contract to right-back Reece James . Frank Lampard has insisted that there is plenty more to come from Chelsea youngster Reece James and tha...

Australian Open: Defending champion Naomi Osaka doesn't see herself as 'top player' Australian Open: Defending champion Naomi Osaka doesn't see herself as 'top player'

Very much her own person, Osaka also played down talk of fierce rivalries as she sets about adding a third grand slam crown to her collection. According to Australian Open website ausoopen.com , Nick expressed, "I'm just so happy we had some of th...

Arrest Warrant Issued After NFL Player Slaps Male Officer's Butt Arrest Warrant Issued After NFL Player Slaps Male Officer's Butt

The incident that got Beckham into trouble occurred in the LSU locker room after the Tigers won the national championship. Beckham, a former LSU Tiger , was seen celebrating with the players in the locker room after they bested Clemson Universit...

Federer blasts lack of communication on Australian Open smog Federer blasts lack of communication on Australian Open smog

Schnur later apologised for his choice of words, and Federer and Nadal, who are both on the ATP Player Council, were keen to stress that they did speak to tournament officials to seek clarity on the issue. The 38-year-old said the air quality scale w...

Jack McDowell outs Tony La Russa, says White Sox had illegal system Jack McDowell outs Tony La Russa, says White Sox had illegal system

In an interview with Charlotte, North Carolina, radio station WFNZ , retired Major League Baseball pitcher Jack McDowell alleged that former Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa set up an illegal sign-stealing operation involving a camera and a l...

Ireland goalkeeper Darren Randolph makes West Ham return Ireland goalkeeper Darren Randolph makes West Ham return

The 32-year-old opted to join Middlesbrough in the summer of 2017 after failing to dislodge Adrian as the Hammers' number one, and has gone to play 106 Championship games for Boro - where he was an ever-present in his first two seasons. "It's a gre...

Roberto Firmino: Liverpool need to maintain strong champions' mentality Roberto Firmino: Liverpool need to maintain strong champions' mentality

We need to keep it up, working hard, following this path with our heads in the right place and a winning mentality. Roberto Firmino has urged his Liverpool team-mates to keep playing with a "strong champions' mentality". As such, it can be said t...

Brooks Koepka savagely responds to Bryson DeChambeau's comments about his abs Brooks Koepka savagely responds to Bryson DeChambeau's comments about his abs

And he wasn't polite. "I don't know if his genetics even make him look good, to be honest with you", said DeChambeau, who has embarked on a intensive program to beef up since last season. Opens uploaded to Twitter, he wrote: "You were right @ b_d...

Rajshahi beat Khulna to become Bangabandhu BPL champions Rajshahi beat Khulna to become Bangabandhu BPL champions

Andre Russell became the Man of the Tournament. The wicketkeeper-batsman made 52 off 35 balls with the help of 6 fours and 2 sixes before falling to Mohammad Amir in the 15th over. In the end, Khulna were 149 for eight at the end of their stipulated...

UVA men’s hoops falls to No. 9 Florida State, 54-50 UVA men’s hoops falls to No. 9 Florida State, 54-50

Tucker Center on Wednesday night. Seminoles Going For 15th Win In 16 GamesThe Seminoles are off to a great start and come into this game on a seven-game winning streak. Polite and Vassell each finished the opening 20 minutes with 11 points each. ...

Jose Mourinho Comments On Tottenham's Striker Search Jose Mourinho Comments On Tottenham's Striker Search

I think it's a normal outcome of the situation. "Yeah, if possible, yes", Mourinho said. "For some games people say he is playing his last game". A striker is on the top of his wish list following the potential season-ending injury to Harry Kane...

No evidence Astros used wearable devices to aid sign stealing No evidence Astros used wearable devices to aid sign stealing

An MLB investigation into the Houston Astros found that they illegally stole signs during their 2017 World Series run, which resulted in the firing of both general manager Jeff Luhnow and manager A.J. In the days after one of the darker days in ML...

Chelsea midfielder Ross Barkley wanted by West Ham Chelsea midfielder Ross Barkley wanted by West Ham

The pair previously worked together at Everton where Moyes spent 11 years as manager. He would get ample playing time at West Ham as the Hammers have struggled in the middle of the park with Mark Noble out of form, and Jack Wilshere struggling with...

BIG BLOW: Liverpool to miss Salah, Mane & Keita for 6 weeks BIG BLOW: Liverpool to miss Salah, Mane & Keita for 6 weeks

The Reds edged Burnley in a dominant 3-0 victory in the Premier League back in August as Sadio Mane got on the scoresheet. There are clearly no rifts in the camp as the rampage towards a first Premier League title continues. Manager Jurgen Klopp...

Locker Room Butt Slap Gets Beckham Jr. in Big Trouble Locker Room Butt Slap Gets Beckham Jr. in Big Trouble

The officer clearly appeared to be unhappy with Beckham after the slap, but the situation did not escalate on the video. An LSU spokesperson on Tuesday morning had told the Baton Rouge Advocate that the money being handed out on the field by Beck...

Storm Brendan postpones Watford's FA Cup replay with Tranmere Rovers Storm Brendan postpones Watford's FA Cup replay with Tranmere Rovers

Birkenhead , the city where Prenton Park , Tranmere's stadium, is located, is being one of the most affected places by the intense storms . "However, after an inspection undertaken this afternoon, the referee decided that , unfortunately, t...

Eichel extends point streak as Sabres handle Stars Eichel extends point streak as Sabres handle Stars

Dallas played with five defensemen in the third as Heiskanen was ruled out, but Buffalo's 28th-ranked penalty kill unit denied the tying goal inside the final five minutes. Eichel has at least one point in 27 of his last 29 games. Dallas D Stephen J...

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