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Celtic's Callum McGregor and James McFadden in 'scuffle' after Scotland loss Celtic's Callum McGregor and James McFadden in 'scuffle' after Scotland loss
- March 25, 2019

Two of those players are left-backs in the form of Andy Robertson and Kieran Tierney, the former of whom at least will be able to face San Marino . "We have introduced a few new names over the past year or so". Scotland looked longingly for an offside flag that never came as Pertsukh ran onto a long ball over the top and fired high past the helpless Scott Bain. (more...)
Lahiri Tied-23rd at Halfway Stage in Valspar Championships Lahiri Tied-23rd at Halfway Stage in Valspar Championships
- March 25, 2019

Probably Dustin. So I actually feel very kind of little pressure.it's pretty simple. Straka and Dahmen also played in the morning on a day when almost all the best scores were posted early, before a breeze and firm conditions created a stern afternoon test. (more...)
Badgers exit tournament with 18-pt loss to Oregon Badgers exit tournament with 18-pt loss to Oregon
- March 25, 2019

Offensively, Oregon puts up 70.5 points per game while shooting 45 percent from the field. Happ ended the game with 12 points and eight rebounds, but he wasn't able to drive the Badgers offense in the way he's relied on to. Since the Ducks aren't a great shooting team, they had to apply the pressure to gain more possessions to rely on volume shooting to score points. Tip-off for the Sunday, March 24th second round game will be at 6:00 pm at Matthew Knight Arena. (more...)
Trump, lawmakers await details of Mueller's Russian Federation report Trump, lawmakers await details of Mueller's Russian Federation report
- March 25, 2019

Rudy Giuliani, one of the president's lawyers, said he has been counseling patience while everyone waits to learn what Mueller found. Nadler repeated many of his assertions to Chuck Todd on Meet The Press: "It's critical that everything in that report and the underlying evidence be public, be open to the American people". (more...)
Ronaldo escapes UEFA ban for celebration in Juventus win over Atletico Madrid Ronaldo escapes UEFA ban for celebration in Juventus win over Atletico Madrid
- March 24, 2019

The winger continues to be linked with a number of top European clubs, with Manchester United still heavy favorites to land the former Tottenham Hotspur man who has found life hard this season in a troubled campaign for Real Madrid . This decision to hand Ronaldo a fine rather than a one-match ban means he will be available for the first leg of Juve's quarterfinal clash away to Ajax on April 10 . (more...)
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants to bring Harry Maguire to Manchester United? Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants to bring Harry Maguire to Manchester United?
- March 23, 2019

This season Raphael Varane has made 35 appearances for Real Madrid and Jurgen Klopp could surely use a player like him. Pogba has received criticism for his comments from United supporters. "I'm at Manchester and I'm happy", Pogba said. Why is he so outspoken about one of United's European rivals? This could be his way (with a nudge in the right direction from his agent Mino Raiola) of getting United to kick-start contract negotiations this summer, but it could simply just be a ... (more...)
Celtics' Smart ejected for shoving Embiid in back Celtics' Smart ejected for shoving Embiid in back
- March 22, 2019

But this is just a reminder of how important he is. "Philly ain't beat us since they had [Allen Iverson] dummy", Rozier replied. Smart appeared to challenge Embiid to continue the fight on the side as he was being walked to the locker room. (more...)
Kevin Durant’s ‘adopted brother’ killed in Atlanta Kevin Durant’s ‘adopted brother’ killed in Atlanta
- March 22, 2019

Rapper Dave East penned a tribute on Instagram to his slain friend. It would seem that nothing seem too suspect at the time. Dixon dated Mena, who's appeared on Love & Hip Hop's flagship show and Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta for about 10 months ending late past year, according to TMZ . (more...)
Kraft to reject plea deal in solicitation case Kraft to reject plea deal in solicitation case
- March 21, 2019

The maximum penalty for Kraft's alleged crimes is one year in jail, a $5,000 fine and 100 hours of community service per charge, plus enrolling in an educational course on the dangers of prostitution and sex trafficking. A spokeswoman for the Jupiter Police Department, which conducted the investigation, referred requests for comment to the Palm Beach County State Attorney's office, which did not immediately respond to ABC News. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys new look offense primed to give defenses trouble Dallas Cowboys new look offense primed to give defenses trouble
- March 21, 2019

He was given that deal after reaching career highs in 2014 with 91 catches for 1,287 yards and 12 touchdowns, and his numbers have dropped sharply since. "I've enjoyed being here". "When he's out there, he's a tough guy to cover". The trio of Cobb, Hurns, and Austin will look to match or even outperform Beasley's production. (more...)
Michigan State Issues New Injury Update For Kyle Ahrens Michigan State Issues New Injury Update For Kyle Ahrens
- March 21, 2019

Ultimately, the run ended with a loss in the national championship game to Villanova, but after a 28-6 record, MI basketball seems to have all the ingredients for another deep run, although knocking off teams like Texas Tech, Gonzaga or even Florida State won't be easy. (more...)
Robert Kraft is offered plea deal on solicitation of prostitution charge Robert Kraft is offered plea deal on solicitation of prostitution charge
- March 20, 2019

If they do, they will have to complete 100 hours of community service, undergo testing for sexually transmitted diseases, pay all of their court costs, and finally, complete an educational course on prostitution. The deal offer was first reported by The Wall Street Journal . Ten parlours have been closed and employees have also been charged. It was the second time in two days Kraft had visited the massage parlor, which was among 10 area spas targeted in a major crackdown on human ... (more...)
Mike Trout, Angels close to record $432 million, 12-year deal Mike Trout, Angels close to record $432 million, 12-year deal
- March 20, 2019

The Los Angeles Angels and the 27-year-old outfielder are finalizing a record-breaking, 12-year contract worth more than $430 million, sources told ESPN's Jeff Passan . The deal is also worth more than what boxer Canelo Alvarez is making with DAZN, according to ESPN . Mike Trout , the best player in baseball, isn't going anywhere for a long, long time. (more...)
HALFTIME: UNC leads Louisville, 45-35, in ACC Tournament quarterfinals HALFTIME: UNC leads Louisville, 45-35, in ACC Tournament quarterfinals
- March 18, 2019

Here are some takeaways. The 'Noles defense holds opponents under 67 points a game, which will be key going against one of the highest scoring teams in the nation in Duke , who average close to 84 points a game (7th in NCAA). There were three different shades of blue-bloods, two Hall-of-Fame coaches and, as anyone watching the television broadcast can attest, a superstar freshman waiting for the spotlight. (more...)
Lionel Messi hits stunning hat-trick to send Barcelona 10 points clear Lionel Messi hits stunning hat-trick to send Barcelona 10 points clear
- March 18, 2019

A win against Betis was by no means a formality for Barca, however. Another unforgettable moment from the little magician... Here's what you need to know about Sunday's match and how to watch. But it was his third which really caught the eye - the club legend chipping the ball over Lopez with a first-time finish from the edge of the area. (more...)
Liverpool survive Fulham scare to go top of Premier League Liverpool survive Fulham scare to go top of Premier League
- March 18, 2019

The Reds , who have two wins and two draws in their last four Premier League games, entered the weekend one point behind Manchester City in the title race. Porto should not be underestimated - Klopp makes it his business to ensure his players do not underestimate anyone - but they appear the least unsafe opponents and Liverpool won 5-0 at the Estádio do Dragão en route to last season's final. (more...)
Man City Fight Back To Edge Swansea In FA Cup Man City Fight Back To Edge Swansea In FA Cup
- March 18, 2019

From then on in it was all Manchester City and an own goal off the back of Swansea goalkeeper Kristoffer Nordfeldt after substitute Sergio Aguero's 77th-minute penalty had hit the post levelled the tie. "We are so happy", Silva said. "It's not nice but thankfully nothing happened", he said. Swansea are 15th in the Sky Bet Championship, nearly as close to the relegation places as the play-off positions, and had lost their previous two games to Norwich and West Brom. (more...)
Man Utd boss Solskjaer tells Neville: You're wrong! Man Utd boss Solskjaer tells Neville: You're wrong!
- March 17, 2019

Attention has been on Manchester United's Champions League draw with Barcelona for the quarter-finals, but attention now switches to last eight concerns elsewhere for the Red Devils . "They're like defining moments". It has even been suggested to him that they are fated to be successful under him this season, as it is 20 years since the treble, and he used to wear the number 20 as a player at Old Trafford . (more...)
Rafael Nadal pulls out of Indian Wells semi-final against Roger Federer Rafael Nadal pulls out of Indian Wells semi-final against Roger Federer
- March 17, 2019

Nadal had been set to play longtime rival Roger Federer later Saturday. The Nadal-Federer matchup would have been the 39th meeting in their careers and the first in 16 months. Nadal remains without a title since Toronto in August past year and a win over Federer since the Australian Open in 2017 but with a four-week break he will re-emerge for the clay-court season in Monte Carlo before yet another French Open at Roland Garros. (more...)
Golden Tate signs with New York Giants Golden Tate signs with New York Giants
- March 17, 2019

The wide receiver is no longer sweating his contract after inking a reported four-year deal worth $37.5 million with the Giants and celebrated by hilariously re-enacting the famous "show me the money" scene from "Jerry Maguire". No, the Giants look like they will be a really, really bad team again in 2019 and will continue to struggle to even sniff at the postseason until they can settle on a young, high upside corp to build around. (more...)
Odell Beckham Jr. asks LeBron if he can borrow his Akron mansion Odell Beckham Jr. asks LeBron if he can borrow his Akron mansion
- March 15, 2019

On Friday, March 8, the Browns traded guard Kevin Zeitler to the Giants for edge rusher Olivier Vernon . However, in the end, he landed in Cleveland. from the New York Giants on Tuesday. The Browns obliged and the sides mutually chose to cancel the deal struck earlier in the day. It's interesting to imagine what it would have been like if the Broncos were able to trade for Beckham. (more...)
Livescore: Latest Champions League result for Barcelona vs Lyon Livescore: Latest Champions League result for Barcelona vs Lyon
- March 15, 2019

Either way, they are both exceptional talents and they've proved that once again this week. With the Champions League now down to the final eight, they could be back on the same field soon. The 31-year-old put his side ahead with a ideal Panenka penalty within the first 20 minutes of the match. Trailing 2-0 after the first leg, Ronaldo scored two towering headers before converting a penalty to keep Juve's hopes of winning the European trophy alive, exactly why the signed him in the first ... (more...)
Dustin Johnson says The Players Championship should become official fifth major Dustin Johnson says The Players Championship should become official fifth major
- March 15, 2019

The unofficial "fifth major" returns to the March schedule for the first time since 2007 due to the PGA Championship's rearrangement to May and has now become the largest purse in professional golf. It was starting to affect every aspect of his golf game. ROCCO MEDIATE: I can't wait for them to have a day where it's 45 degrees and blowing. "We are going to move forward in a way that is going to be good for the game and certainly is going to get us to the right place over time with these new ... (more...)
Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction reinstated by high court Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction reinstated by high court
- March 14, 2019

The legal principle known by the Latin phrase "ab initio", came under scrutiny past year when Hernandez, a former New England Patriots star and convicted killer, was found dead in his prison cell. During a November hearing before the court, Bristol County District Attorney Thomas Quinn argued that vacating Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction is "fundamentally unfair". (more...)
Pep Guardiola sources 'deny Juventus reports' Pep Guardiola sources 'deny Juventus reports'
- March 13, 2019

They may also never get a better chance than in the next few months. But Guardiola seems set on staying in England, as least for the short term. Guelpa was the journalist who broke the news that Cristiano Ronaldo would leave Real Madrid for Juventus previous year. (more...)
Packers add three FAs to defence Packers add three FAs to defence
- March 13, 2019

There is at least one prominent onetime PSU star staying put, however, as Tampa Bay tackle Donovan Smith has already signed a three-year, $41.5 million deal to remain with the Buccaneers. Smith joins the exodus of Baltimore defensive players. The Packers are expected to pay Smith like an elite rusher. Smith could be coming in at the same time another Kentucky star is on his way out of Green Bay. (more...)
Raptors' Serge Ibaka and Cavaliers' Marquese Chriss ejected after brawl Raptors' Serge Ibaka and Cavaliers' Marquese Chriss ejected after brawl
- March 13, 2019

Chriss and Ibaka both threw punches at each other, luckily with neither landing solidly, and they were separated quickly and ushered to their respective benches. A day after committing 21 turnovers in a 21-point win over Miami, Toronto committed 20 turnovers in a 25-point loss to Cleveland. Quotable - Coach Larry Drew , on his rookie point guard's performance on Monday ... (more...)
Whipped up Liverpool, fighting Cardiff - what we learned from the Premier League Whipped up Liverpool, fighting Cardiff - what we learned from the Premier League
- March 13, 2019

And their performance after 30 matches in the 2018-19 season have seen Liverpool equal their joint-best campaign in English topflight. My mind is sharp and there is pressure but I'm strong mentally and we have to keep going. The opening goal was probably offside, but with no VAR in England until next season, the goal stood and City took three vital points. While Southampton have three vital points in their battle to avoid the drop, thanks to goals from Yann Valery and an excellent free ... (more...)
Barr's surprising reversal lets Vikings keep key piece Barr's surprising reversal lets Vikings keep key piece
- March 13, 2019

There are sack incentives worth up to $12 million, a source told ESPN, confirming a report by NFL Network, which first reported the news. Pro Football Focus ranked Barr as their third highest rated free agent linebacker after Jordan Hicks and C.J. (more...)
Chiefs land Tyrann Mathieu to three-year deal
- March 13, 2019

Before then, the New Orleans native hadn't played a full season without missing multiple games to injury. Per the report, the deal with Kansas City will be worth $42 million over three years after Mathieu played on a one-year prove-it contract in Houston for 2018. (more...)
Sergio Ramos: Real Madrid captain takes blame for ban and defends club Sergio Ramos: Real Madrid captain takes blame for ban and defends club
- March 12, 2019

Zinedine Zidane is a much-liked figure within the Madrid camp, both amongst players and fans, as his history with the club is dripping in success , both as a player and as a manager. Solari's men got back to winning ways on Sunday evening, beating Real Valladolid 4-1 away from home. Jose Mourinho looked like the initial front-runner for a return to the club, but it's thought that there's too much difference of opinion within the club about the Portuguese. (more...)
Cowboys player quits while smoking weed — Blunt Departure Cowboys player quits while smoking weed — Blunt Departure
- March 11, 2019

Yes, he was actually smoking marijuana while telling the world in Instagram Live that he was officially quitting. "Basically, guys, I quit", Irving said in the video . This latest suspension is Irving's third in four years. Irving has spent the past four seasons with the Cowboys since joining as an undrafted free agent out of Iowa State. (more...)
Mark Jackson Ripped Rajon Rondo During Lakers Loss Mark Jackson Ripped Rajon Rondo During Lakers Loss
- March 11, 2019

LeBron James grew up idolizing Michael Jordan - and now he has scored more career points than Jordan. James now trails only Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (38,387), Karl Malone (36,928) and Kobe Bryant (33,643) on the all-time scoring list. "We're witnessing greatness. It's an honor". Jordan played 15 NBA seasons and was a five-time NBA Most Valuable Player who won six NBA crowns in the 1990s with the Bulls. (more...)
Wales inch closer to Grand Slam after beating Scotland 11-18 Wales inch closer to Grand Slam after beating Scotland 11-18
- March 11, 2019

Apart from Wales chasing a first title for six years and a third Grand Slam of head coach Warren Gatland's reign, it is also a final Six Nations game for Gatland and his coaching lieutenants Rob Howley and Shaun Edwards, who all leave their posts after this autumn's World Cup. (more...)
India Lose, But Twitter Can’t Stop Talking About ‘King Kohli’ India Lose, But Twitter Can’t Stop Talking About ‘King Kohli’
- March 11, 2019

His innings included 16 boundaries and one maximum. To be able to put pressure on world class players and to get wickets on a wicket which was easy to score with the new ball. Groundsmen reported that and because there was so much dew yesterday, we opted to chase. The director general of ISPR tweeted it after Indian cricket team wore military caps, mixing politics with sports once again and violating the ICC code of conduct. (more...)
Blazers’ Jusuf Nurkic admits to poor decision in losing temper vs. Thunder Blazers’ Jusuf Nurkic admits to poor decision in losing temper vs. Thunder
- March 11, 2019

The Thunder have already won the tiebreaker against the Blazers, so Portland needs to win this tilt to have a one-game advantage in the standings. "It went back and forth, both teams were going at it, physical game". No foul was called, and Terrance Ferguson put back George's miss to give the Thunder a two-point lead. All signs pointed to a tight finish. Westbrook scored 37 points and George tallied 32 points as the Thunder swept the season series against the Trail Blazers by winning all ... (more...)
Jason Day WD's from Arnold Palmer Invitational with back injury Jason Day WD's from Arnold Palmer Invitational with back injury
- March 10, 2019

He had a pair of top-five finishes in his only two starts on the west coast and came into Bay Hill with a little bit of momentum. He made a decision to put in a new 4-iron, which he used to hit his second shot into 18 feet for eagle on the par-5 sixth. (more...)
Seedorf a candidate for Real Madrid role Seedorf a candidate for Real Madrid role
- March 10, 2019

A report from AS claims the four-time Champions League victor attended an official board of directors' dinner after Real Madrid's 4-1 humbling by Ajax and spoke to Perez as well as other members of Los Blancos' hierarchy. "It is an honour to serve this club". "I'm going to give my best, as I have done since the first day I came here". "We know it is not the best moment for us after the game the other day but we have a professional obligation, we have 12 games ahead, and we have to stay ... (more...)
Coach K: Zion Williamson Doubtful to Play Saturday vs. UNC Coach K: Zion Williamson Doubtful to Play Saturday vs. UNC
- March 10, 2019

The Blue Devils can clinch a share of their 20th ACC regular-season title with a win over the Tar Heels and a Virginia loss. "I don't think he'll be ready for Saturday", Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski told C.L. "The way it's going, he's not going to be doubtful for the tournament", Krzyzewski said . A matchup with Pittsburgh in the opening round of the ACC Women's Tournament was just what Duke needed. (more...)
Redskins and Broncos completing trade for Case Keenum Redskins and Broncos completing trade for Case Keenum
- March 09, 2019

Like the Keenum trade, the Flacco trade can not become official until the start of the league year.March 13. The Broncos finished with a 6-10 record this past season, while the Redskins finished at 7-9. Broncos general manager John Elway hoped he'd finally found a worthy successor to Peyton Manning after failures by Mark Sanchez, Trevor Siemian, Brock Osweiler and Paxton Lynch. (more...)