Sport


Despite big rally, Celtics fit to be tied Despite big rally, Celtics fit to be tied
- April 26, 2018

That makes him a weapon on big plays like this at the end of games even if he never touches the ball before the initial shot goes up. Domantas Sabonis scored 19 points for Indiana. "We all know the series doesn't start until someone wins on the road, it's still even". He's the first player to have five blocks in consecutive playoff games since DeAndre Jordan in 2014, per Tommy Beer of Basketball Insiders. (more...)
National Basketball Association fines, doesn't suspend Russell Westbrook for Game 5 National Basketball Association fines, doesn't suspend Russell Westbrook for Game 5
- April 25, 2018

Westbrook has found himself in a personal battle against Ricky Rubio , one that Rubio may very well be winning through four games. By the fourth quarter the heated emotions in the game were in overdrive. However, they didn't get in anyone's faces so this should be an easy suspension on Westbrook if he wasn't waved onto the court. Following the game, Westbrook did not want to discuss how he guarded Rubio. (more...)
Capitals Vs. Blue Jackets Live Stream Capitals Vs. Blue Jackets Live Stream
- April 24, 2018

Foligno would give Columbus a little life as he got his second of the game with an easy tap-in past Holtby nearly nine minutes into the third period. He collected a loose puck in Washington ice, skated up the left wing wall and into Columbus territory, and sent a laser of a shot over Bobrovsky's glove hand to restore the Caps' two-goal lead, 4-2 at 3:56. (more...)
Leafs down Bruins to force Game 7 in Boston Leafs down Bruins to force Game 7 in Boston
- April 24, 2018

The crowd at Toronto's Air Canada Centre held a moment of silence ahead of an National Hockey League game Monday night in honor of the deadly van attack in the city earlier in the day. The Maple Leafs did a great job balancing this game out in the final period. Anthem singer Martina Ortiz-Louis was also joined by the sold-out crowd at the Air Canada Centre during her rendition of " O Canada ". (more...)
NFL Draft rumors: Bills unlikely to move into No. 2 spot NFL Draft rumors: Bills unlikely to move into No. 2 spot
- April 24, 2018

It would mean moving more than the 12th and 22nd overall selections in the first round. The Bills now own the No. 12 and No. 22 overall picks. In an article written by Kristian Dyer of Metro , he confirmed through an anonymous source that the Bills are trying to trade up to the No. (more...)
Bruins' Bergeron's game-time decision Bruins' Bergeron's game-time decision
- April 21, 2018

Given Boston's current position in the series, perhaps the Bruins might opt to rest Bergeron over the next couple of days and have him back for the Eastern Conference Semifinals? The Bruins were 9-2-2 in 13 games this season with Nash between Brad Marchand and David Pastrnak . (more...)
Celtic do not fear Arsenal approach for Brendan Rodgers Celtic do not fear Arsenal approach for Brendan Rodgers
- April 21, 2018

The former Liverpool boss is closing in on delivering a historic double treble for Celtic and Bhoys fans are hoping he stays at Parkhead to oversee what they hope will be ten-in-a-row. "But Brendan Rodgers , for me, has to be in the frame for Arsenal for the style, the qualities he now has and now the experience that he's gathered". (more...)
How to Watch Burnley vs. Chelsea How to Watch Burnley vs. Chelsea
- April 20, 2018

With a win today, Burnley would pass Arsenal for sixth place in the Premier League with 57 points. Jamie Vardy will feel confident going into a match against a Saints team whose defence has let them down critically in recent games. (more...)
Montana, Wyoming runners race to finish at Boston Marathon Montana, Wyoming runners race to finish at Boston Marathon
- April 20, 2018

The Boston Marathon has been held since 1987, inspired by the marathon race at the first modern Olympics Games of the previous year, making it the oldest marathon race in the world. From a second-place heartbreaker at the same race in 2011 to a pair of Olympic appearances to a soul-searching 2017, she'd always felt pointed in this direction but the route was filled with twists and turns. (more...)
Arsene Wenger: Atletico Madrid clash "absolutely vital" for Arsenal
- April 20, 2018

Arsenal's stars could well have enjoyed their time in "the White room", a luxurious area which is set aside for private hire. Arsenal are two points ahead of seventh-placed Burnley after last weekend's loss to Newcastle United and another defeat could see Wenger's side slip behind their Lancashire rivals. (more...)
The Flyers have to do this thing without Sean Couturier. How? The Flyers have to do this thing without Sean Couturier. How?
- April 20, 2018

In the meantime, the one positive in what was an otherwise disappointing effort by the Flyers was the 6-foot-2, 200-pound 19-year-old rookie who was forced to play first-team center in place of an injured Sean Couturier , who missed the game after suffering a lower-body injury during practice on Tuesday when he collided with teammate Radko Gudas . (more...)
Giants release veteran WR Marshall Giants release veteran WR Marshall
- April 20, 2018

Marshall was set to be a $6.2 million salary cap hit for the 2018 campaign; his sudden release frees up $5.1 million for the team this offseason. Former general manager Jerry Reese signed Marshall to a two-year, $11 million contract last year. (more...)
Parise's injury cuts Wild's scoring power, lose to Jets 2-0 Parise's injury cuts Wild's scoring power, lose to Jets 2-0
- April 20, 2018

No penalty was called on Morrissey, and Staal finished the game. "It was a complete accident". We weren't rewarded tonight, but we were going to have to win a game in their building eventually anyway. Given it's an elimination game and warmer weather is expected, organizers felt compelled to expand the venue again, adding a big-screen TV, and more food vendors and portable toilets. (more...)
Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic seal Monte Carlo progression
- April 19, 2018

The Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters ninth seed, who said the recent tweaks have given him more power and angle on his serve, emphasised the need for patience as he continues to develop his game with the changes. The world number 55 was happy to play baseline rallies with his opponent, saving the serve-and-volleys for the crucial points. World number 58 Bedene put up more of a fight in the second , surviving a break point in his opening service game before impressively taking his next two to love. (more...)
Fleury posts shutout as Golden Knights vanquish Kings Fleury posts shutout as Golden Knights vanquish Kings
- April 19, 2018

Quite simply, the Vegas Golden Knights are the most successful expansion team ever, in any major North American sport. It's only the third time in North American pro sports history that a team swept its first playoff series in franchise history. (more...)
There are some unusual calls in the PFA Team of the Year There are some unusual calls in the PFA Team of the Year
- April 19, 2018

The PFA Team of the Year selection is rarely without controversy and this year's edition is no different. After 33 matches Pep Guardiola's side have won 28 while only losing two and drawing three. Up front, Harry Kane and Mohamed Salah are included alongside Sergio Aguero. Tottenham was rewarded with the inclusion of in-form striker, Harry Kane, Jan Vertonghen and Christian Eriksen making up the team also. (more...)
Tom Brady Yet to Commit to Playing in 2018 Season for Patriots Tom Brady Yet to Commit to Playing in 2018 Season for Patriots
- April 19, 2018

But I do believe he will be playing". And then you scan for the juicy nugget about how Brady is seriously weighing retirement, and you don't find it. Schefter also said many around the league expect the Patriots to use one of their high draft picks on a quarterback in the NFL Draft , which starts Thursday. (more...)
Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves - 4/15/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves - 4/15/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- April 18, 2018

Dating back to 2014, Houston has gone 14-1 straight up in its past 15 meetings with Minnesota and covered the spread in all four games between the teams this season, according to the OddsShark NBA Database . The Rockets led 54-47 at halftime. After a long 14 years of not making the playoffs, the Minnesota Timberwolves clinched a spot after a win-or-go-home game against the Denver Nuggets . (more...)
BREAKING POLICE IDENTIFY MURDER SUSPECT: in BU Fatal Stabbing BREAKING POLICE IDENTIFY MURDER SUSPECT: in BU Fatal Stabbing
- April 17, 2018

The suspect in that case fled to Nicaragua and Broome County is looking to have him sent back to stand trial. "They canvassed the areas, searching in different areas and conducting different searches and all of those things were done". The school, one of the four university centers in New York's sprawling state university system, canceled classes Monday due the "tragic event". Souza was transported to Wilson Hospital and later died from his injuries. (more...)
West Ham United vs Stoke City West Ham United vs Stoke City
- April 17, 2018

West Ham had three second-half goals disallowed, but Carroll cancelled out Crouch's goal at the death to deny Stoke a first Premier League victory on the road since October and leave Paul Lambert's men in big relegation trouble. The Austrian was involved again when Edimilson Fernandes' fierce shot from the edge of the box found the net but Arnautovic was again adjudged to be interfering with play as he was forced to step over the midfielder's shot. (more...)
Valtteri Bottas felt in control of Chinese Grand Prix before Safety Car Valtteri Bottas felt in control of Chinese Grand Prix before Safety Car
- April 16, 2018

Red Bull had pulled off a masterstroke in pitting under the safety auto, giving their drivers the advantage of fresh tyres in a newly bunched-up field. Due to the Swede's starting position of P20 and last, it was a hollow penalty. Ricciardo had been running fifth mid-race when the safety auto was brought out to clear up debris following a clash between the Toro Rosso drivers Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley . (more...)
Wolverhampton Wolves promotion to the Premier League confirmed Wolverhampton Wolves promotion to the Premier League confirmed
- April 16, 2018

Wolves , who have 92 points from 42 games, require a further four points from their final four games to win the title but have done enough mathematically to gain promotion. Wolves managing director Laurie Dalrymple hailed the influence of manager Santo, the boss who arrived last summer after a spell in charge of Porto and has led the promotion push. (more...)
Defensive errors cost Arsenal again as away-day misery goes on Defensive errors cost Arsenal again as away-day misery goes on
- April 16, 2018

The Magpies cemented their unlikely place in the top 10 with a 2-1 comeback victory over Arsenal at St James' Park on Sunday to ease themselves to 41 points and 13 clear of the drop zone. Jonjo Shelvey's rich vein of form continued as he displayed a range of passing which helped to keep Newcastle in a game which might otherwise have run away from them. (more...)
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle choose Alexi Lubomirski as wedding photographer Prince Harry and Meghan Markle choose Alexi Lubomirski as wedding photographer
- April 15, 2018

Alexi Lubomirski also referred back to the engagement photographs he took previous year, saying that having taken those pictures and now being able to witness the next chapter in their relationship is an honor and a joy for him. "It's a lovely couple, and it's great to see they found love and I just feel like it's going to grow because there's a generation who are going to discover the royal family in a slightly different way - I think this is a really good time for Meghan and for Harry ". (more...)
Eagles soar on Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking Eagles soar on Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking
- April 14, 2018

With 635 points, the Gernot Rohr lads were ranked 47th in the world and sixth best country in Africa. The Eagles began 2018 by retaining the 51st position they dropped to in December but the team could not maintain the spot and slid down a spot in February to 52, which they retained in March. (more...)
Hamilton questions whether Mercedes can challenge Ferrari Hamilton questions whether Mercedes can challenge Ferrari
- April 14, 2018

Vettel pipped Raikkonen in the closing seconds of Q3 for the second race weekend in a row as Ferrari finished 0.5s ahead of Valtteri Bottas in third. With the top three teams all looking closely matched, Hamilton says he is enjoying having a fight at the front even if he is already 17 points behind championship leader Sebastian Vettel . (more...)
The Kardashian Reactions To Tristan Thompson's Cheating Are Just Weird The Kardashian Reactions To Tristan Thompson's Cheating Are Just Weird
- April 13, 2018

Sources close to Khloe Kardashian seem to think she will stay with her boyfriend, Tristan Thompson , despite the recent reports that he's been stepping out on her and may be a "serial cheater". " Tristan has been consistently cheating on Khloe". As the outlet explained, the contractions reportedly began just hours after the videos of Thompson hooking up with numerous women began hitting the web. (more...)
Warriors to face Spurs in first round of 2018 playoffs Warriors to face Spurs in first round of 2018 playoffs
- April 13, 2018

Through the trials and tribulations of the regular season, Warriors players and head coach Steve Kerr have maintained that the Warriors' issues with complacency and boredom should be significantly allayed once they reach the playoffs and begin to play truly meaningful games. (more...)
Seahawks postpone Colin Kaepernick visit, QB declined to stop anthem kneeling Seahawks postpone Colin Kaepernick visit, QB declined to stop anthem kneeling
- April 13, 2018

It occurs to me that telling a guy he can't work out for you until he promises to stop kneeling during the anthem might not be helpful to the league's defense. Apparently, they think so too as they have scheduled a visit with him. As Sports Illustrated noted, "for purposes of collusion analysis, Kaepernick's superior talent compared to some National Football League quarterbacks doesn't-by itself-prove anything". (more...)
Joel Embiid unlikely to play first playoff game Joel Embiid unlikely to play first playoff game
- April 13, 2018

Embiid believes there are very specific advantages to wearing a black mask vs. a clear mask, and he told reporters he is going to petition the league to wear his in the playoffs, whenever he decides to return. Fultz's landmark night provided an uplifting finish to a regular season that was marred by a lengthy absence because of a shoulder injury that kept him out of the lineup for 68 games. (more...)
Nolan Arenado charges Padres' Luis Perdomo after message pitch Nolan Arenado charges Padres' Luis Perdomo after message pitch
- April 12, 2018

What ensued was Perdomo throwing his glove, Arenado throwing punches, the benches emptying and all-out mayhem. On Tuesday night, Padres center fielder Manuel Margot was hit in the ribs and ended up exiting the game and landing on the disabled list. (more...)
Red Sox, Yankees clear benches over slide into second Red Sox, Yankees clear benches over slide into second
- April 12, 2018

Most of the flash that the Red Sox have is in their pitching [VIDEO ] staff with ace Chris Sale , David Price and closer Craig Kimbrel . While all the talk heading into the season was about Sanchez, Judge, and Stanton, it was a Red Sox trio that stole the show Tuesday. (more...)
Masters Results 2018: Final Leaderboard and Reaction to Patrick Reed's Win Masters Results 2018: Final Leaderboard and Reaction to Patrick Reed's Win
- April 12, 2018

With his putter running hot, Spieth went on to pick up further shots at 13 and 15, while Reed responded superbly to a bogey at 11 by rolling in a 22-foot putt for a two at the 12th. "His name is etched in history, and I'm sure he's going to carry everything that he went through as we try to win a Ryder Cup on European soil for the first time in 25 years". (more...)
Cowboys Preseason Schedule Released Cowboys Preseason Schedule Released
- April 12, 2018

The teams have met in six of the last nine preseasons. Ending a streak of 16 consecutive years, the Bills and Detroit Lions will not meet this year in the preseason finale. Whereas in San Francisco, Garoppolo should be hitting his stride and newly acquired cornerback Richard Sherman should be settling in as well. The Rams lead the all-time preseason series, 4-0. (more...)
Richie Incognito is a mess and finished with National Football League (probably) Richie Incognito is a mess and finished with National Football League (probably)
- April 12, 2018

Last Thursday, Incognito apparently fired his agents via tweet, writing to the account of Athletes First, "You are Fired!" "Went to the doctor - my liver and kidneys are shutting down". Incognito said he approached Ngakoue at the Pro Bowl and apologized. "I just want to be in the Hall of Fame". If this is indeed it for Incognito, it has been an odd 11-year career. (more...)
Governor signs Equal Pay Day proclamation Governor signs Equal Pay Day proclamation
- April 11, 2018

The sources asked for anonymity because they are not authorized to speak publicly about the matter. "Women earn only 81 cents to a man's dollar in Hawai'i, and it's getting wider". State Assemblywoman Valeri Vainieri Huttle, D-Bergen, said the pending law means " Equal Pay Day is especially significant to the women in New Jersey this year". (more...)
Odell in the building for Giants' offseason workouts Odell in the building for Giants' offseason workouts
- April 10, 2018

Kim Jones of NFL Network initially reported that Beckham planned on attending. " He wants to be great", Shurmur said, via the team's official Twitter feed . He declined to offer any advice. I'm looking forward to him getting one day better by being here. It has put he and the Giants in a precarious situation during the ending stages of his rookie contract. (more...)
English basketball player proposes to girlfriend on-court at Commonwealth Games English basketball player proposes to girlfriend on-court at Commonwealth Games
- April 10, 2018

Manika Batra played her part as she won both matches against Feng Tiawei (3-2) and Zhou Yihan (3-0) to grab India's first Table Tennis Gold since the Men's team achieved the feat in 2006. Apurvi, the defending champion. got the bronze with 225.3. India reaped the most medals for weightlifting in this year's Commonwealth Games , and Pardeep Singh did not disappoint on the fifth day of the event. (more...)
Hernandez faints Chelsea's top-4 dream in Premier League Hernandez faints Chelsea's top-4 dream in Premier League
- April 10, 2018

Javier Hernandez's goal - coupled with a fine performance between the sticks from Joe Hart - got West Ham out of there with a precious share of the spoils. And in a still-tight Premier League relegation battle, every point can be crucial. Many feel Liverpool have their top-four place pretty much sealed at this stage in the season, the lack of reaction to the Reds dropping points against Everton on Saturday underlines this. (more...)
Liverpool Can Win Champions League - Riise Liverpool Can Win Champions League - Riise
- April 10, 2018

Guardiola will set his team out to create as many chances as possible , but does not want to see heads drop if they fail to make early in-roads in their quest for unlikely progression. That scenario is unlikely to happen ever again - it was a special moment for them but the chance is gone now, and this has turned into their toughest period of the season. (more...)