Chris Webber, Tracy McGrady among 2017 Basketball Hall of Fame finalists

Webber, who averaged almost a double-double for his career (20.7 points, 9.8 rebounds), was among the 14 finalists unveiled Saturday for this year's Basketball Hall of Fame induction class. In short order, Tracy McGrady and Chris Webber will have a c... More..

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by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola: 'Never will I go back to Barcelona'

No team in the history of the competition has overcome a 4-0 deficit in Elimination Rounds. Suarez, who scored Barca's goal in the 1-1 draw at the Nou Camp, received his two bookings just three minutes ...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Ivan Koloff, wrestling's "Russian Bear", dead at 74

Koloff defeated Bruno Sammartino to win the WWWF world heavyweight title in 1971 at New York's Madison Square Garden after Sammartino held the belt for nearly eight years. In the late 70s and 80s, Koloff (real ...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

'I can count on them' - Conte praises Chelsea duo after cup win

Meanwhile, the Premier League is down to six teams with Chelsea holding all the aces with our eight-point lead at the top. That is a target for Conte, who says nothing can be taken for granted after the Imp...More..

Cilic downs Coric to make Rotterdam last eight
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Cilic downs Coric to make Rotterdam last eight

Tsonga last reached an ATP final in Vienna last October, his only one in 2016, but ran into a red-hot Andy Murray, going down 6-3 7-6 as the Briton was chasing down Novak Djokovic to become world number one. Da...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Pliskova cruises to straight sets win over Wozniacki to claim Qatar title

The Czech finally got her chance in the final game, flicking over a short, low-floating forehand which Wozniacki buried into the net to give Pliskova the match. The world No. 3 has enjoyed an excellent week in ...More..

Darrelle Revis Facing Pending Charges After Last Weekend's Fight In Pittsburgh
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Darrelle Revis Facing Pending Charges After Last Weekend's Fight In Pittsburgh

Big trouble! Darrelle Revis , 31, is facing charges of robbery, aggravated assault, terroristic threats and conspiracy after allegedly being involved in a street fight in Pittsburgh on February 13. According...More..

Sergio Aguero gifted opportunity to silence Manchester City exit rumours
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Sergio Aguero gifted opportunity to silence Manchester City exit rumours

The Brazil global suffered a fractured metatarsal during City's 2-0 Premier League win over Bournemouth last Monday and travelled to Barcelona for surgery. Aguero has been left out of the starting line-up for C...More..

Michigan State Police Conclude Sexual Assault Investigation, File Warrant Requests
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Michigan State Police Conclude Sexual Assault Investigation, File Warrant Requests

The Ingham County Prosecutor's Office stated that they plan on having more information later on Thursday, and will make a determination regarding the students' possible arrests. One football team staff member h...More..

India squad announced for first two Tests against Australia
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

India squad announced for first two Tests against Australia

It could be argued that the Australian batsmen failed to find the right balance between attack and defence at the time . Warner also praised India captain Virat Kohli who is enjoying exceptional form this ...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Confirmed: Carli Lloyd to Man City until June

Formerly known as Manchester City Ladies FC, the club was founded in 1988 by City in the Community. Her signing will be the biggest coup yet by England's Women's Super League, with Lloyd joining a side vyin...More..

Even By UConn Standards, Women's 100th Hoop Win Was An Event
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Even By UConn Standards, Women's 100th Hoop Win Was An Event

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: So, if you take the top three players out of your team - and those are the top three draft picks, as you say - how do they do this? That snap is the pace with which they play. The proof is in...More..

Ronaldo in longest ever Champions League goal drought for Real Madrid
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Ronaldo in longest ever Champions League goal drought for Real Madrid

Holders Real, who are chasing a 12th European title, will travel to Naples for the return leg on March 7. The remainder of the half was spent mainly in Napoli territory as Real continued to press, with Cris...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Kansas Fans Miss Epic Comeback Against West Virginia

Kansas was down by 14 with less than three minutes left, but rallied to force overtime, and then beat West Virginia 84-80 in the extra period. Phillip hit the rim to send the game to overtime, and the Jayhawks ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Brady on Super Bowl win: It wasn't my best game

We had over 200 yards passing in the first half [actually 184], so it wasn't like we were in there at halftime saying, 'Hey, how are we going to move the ball?' From there the Patriots marched to the Falcon...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Nuggets, Blazers Complete Swap Of Centers

At the same time, make no mistake: This deal means a huge stylistic change for a team that is a game back of the Nuggets for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference. Now Blazers coach Terry ...More..

The ecstatic, breathless reaction to England's last-gasp victory in Wales
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The ecstatic, breathless reaction to England's last-gasp victory in Wales

Worcester Valkyries wing Lydia Thompson scored a hat trick of tries, while Amy Wilson Hardy and Danielle Waterman both crossed twice. McBryde added: "I can't go into 50-50s, 60-40s or whatever, all I can do i...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

It's 2009 again as Fernando Torres scores a stunner in Atletico win

The result leaves Atletico in fourth place on the table, four behind third-placed Sevilla, and one ahead of fifth-placed Real Sociedad in a tight race for the last two Champions League qualification spots. Ce...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Trump Administration Lied About Contact With Russia

Last month, people close to Steve Bannon, Trump's chief strategist, described Flynn to the New York Times as a bad leader. Longstanding accusations from the USA intelligence community that Putin commanded R...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Gary Lineker blasts skeptics calling for Leicester to sack manager Claudio Ranieri

The defending duo of Alfie Mawson and Martin Olsson gave Swansea the win. We know [what the problem is] but I can not tell you - of course [it is top secret]. Chelsea are huge title favourites, with their next ...More..

France beat Scotland in Paris
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

France beat Scotland in Paris

Flyhalf Camille Lopez's two late penalties finished off Scotland 22-16 in a hard-fought Six Nations match on Sunday, a week after France succumbed to a demoralizing late try in a bitterly disappointing 19-16 ...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Braves acquire Brandon Phillips from Cardinals in trade

Phillips, who has full no-trade protection, rejected a trade to his hometown Braves earlier this offseason. Phillips is under contract for 2017 at $14 million , but Cincinnati is in rebuilding mode in one of...More..

We knew Burnley would be tough at Turf Moor - Chelsea boss Conte
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

We knew Burnley would be tough at Turf Moor - Chelsea boss Conte

Do you think Chelsea is going to win the Premier League this season, HollywoodLifers? "There are six teams for me that can win the league". After Pedro gave Chelsea an early lead, Robbie Brady equalis...More..

Swansea simply taking each game in their stride - Clement
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Swansea simply taking each game in their stride - Clement

The club's owners recently gave Claudio Ranieri a vote of confidence but, after seeing nearly the same side that lifted the title in May lose again, that confidence can no longer be held in his players. I am st...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Memorable matches between Bournemouth and Man City

The decision I take is based on what I see, why one player is not here and another is. "My opinion of Claudio remains the same". I would like him to stay but I don't know what is going to happen. A run of thr...More..

Quentin Moses, Former UGA Star, Dies In House Fire
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Quentin Moses, Former UGA Star, Dies In House Fire

Glass said the roof of the house collapsed as firefighters worked to get the fire under control. Moses was drafted in the third round of the 2007 National Football League draft (65th overall) by the Oakland R...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Suspended second round ends with Day, Spieth tied for lead

It's understandable that celebrities and golfers, like Spieth, can usually pick out the true fans from the people trying to cash in with a signature that can be sold online for hundreds or even thousands of dol...More..

Wenger Rules Out Arsenal Move For Hart
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Wenger Rules Out Arsenal Move For Hart

He leads a small cadre of possible candidates to take over from Wenger, should Arsenal decide to end its 21-year relationship with the Frenchman at the end of the season. But at times you have to be pragmatic a...More..

Ballack: Ozil needs to join Bayern to win trophies
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Ballack: Ozil needs to join Bayern to win trophies

To this end, Arsenal is a club that has an incredible impact on the world. Sanchez looks increasingly frustrated by his team-mates' lack of pressing and unfocused performances, which have been heavily condemn...More..

Holm and Randamie make weight ahead of UFC 208 showdown
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Holm and Randamie make weight ahead of UFC 208 showdown

A win for either fighter moves them significantly closer to the title , but there is so much more to be gained by Brunson with a win over a legend like Anderson. Many fans had wanted this so that Cristiane ...More..

Manchester United are hosting Watford in Premier League round 25
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Manchester United are hosting Watford in Premier League round 25

Martial was in the thick of the action again when his low cross just failed to find either Henrikh Mkhitaryan or Ibrahimovic and Watford were able to scrape it away. "They can be very direct and risky, so w...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Russian Runner Banned, Loses London Gold For Doping

It took the action as the decision-making authority while Russia's athletics federation remains banned over the country's state-backed doping scandal. All these (investigations) continued for more than two year...More..

Joe Schmidt makes two changes for trip to Italy
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Joe Schmidt makes two changes for trip to Italy

We were really disappointed with the way we started. But two Greig Laidlaw penalties left them with just a losing bonus point, and in response Schmidt has made two changes to his team. I'm not thinking about ...More..

Callejon: Napoli fear Madrid
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Callejon: Napoli fear Madrid

The Germany midfielder was set to serve his ban in the match at Celta Vigo last weekend, but will now miss out against Osasuna instead after the game at Balaidos was postponed. We shall see tomorrow. I can assu...More..

Super Bowl hero James White surprised with brand new truck on 'Conan'
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Super Bowl hero James White surprised with brand new truck on 'Conan'

But there was one notable problem: Since Super Bowl XLIX, the Super Bowl MVP no longer received a truck. People helping people. It's powerful stuff. "We kept going to him, that speaks for itself". White pro...More..