Sports

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:47

Here's the latest update on Patrick McCaw's injury and notes from the recent game in Sacramento. "We were very encouraged, but when we got there, he was not doing great", Kerr said on Sunday, per the Associated Press . When Kerr arrived, he was anxious from what he saw. It really wasn't until this morning that I felt good about the news. Based on comments from McCaw's Warriors teammates including Kevin Durant and Draymond Green , the feeling is that Carter's play was accidental ...

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:45

She became an worldwide symbol of resistance to apartheid and a rallying point for poor, black township residents who demanded their freedom. During her husband's 27-year incarceration, Madikizela-Mandela campaigned tirelessly for his release and for the rights of black South Africans, suffering years of detention, banishment and arrest by the white authorities.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:29

He does at least give The Swans credit for our fightback in the second half. Newcastle United moved seven points clear of the drop zone with a 1-0 win at home to Huddersfield Town, Ayoze Perez netting the victor 10 minutes from time. Pep Guardiola's men had the match sewn up by half-time at Goodison Park to maintain their 16-point lead at the top of the table and keep alive the prospect of clinching the crown at the Etihad against their bitter rivals.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:27

Two days earlier, Ogunbowale's jumper with one second remaining in overtime knocked off previously unbeaten CT in the semifinals. Two nights after hitting the game-winning shot to oust previously unbeaten Connecticut, Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale proved Sunday night she is as clutch as they come.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:27

No active player is within 600 games of James' streak: James Harden has reached double figures in 257 games, followed by DeMarcus Cousins (162) and Damian Lillard (133). Cavaliers associate head coach Larry Drew said before the game that it is a "phenomenal accomplishment", but added "there will be more records down the road that he will be breaking.

by | April 01, 2018 | 00:52

East St. Louis (Ill.) won the girls title with 145.5 points. The three athletes who qualified last season for the Herd were the most since 2013 when Marshall sent four athletes competing in seven events individually and a relay to the regional meet.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:42

Eleven days earlier he had almost died from a heart attack during a flight home from Ireland. In New York, he helped the Mets win an unlikely pennant and later helped the families of fallen first responders get back on their feet. He made his Major League Baseball debut in 1963 and remained with the Astros through the 1968 season. Staub carried that moniker cheerfully through 23 big league seasons, which featured 2,716 hits and 1,466 runs batted in, then into his second phase as a broadcaster, ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:37

Prior to this move, Smith and Warner had resigned from their positions as captains of the Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad respectively. On Thursday, Sunrisers announced Williamson as their new skipper via Twitter, with the 27-year-old stating: "I've accepted the role to stand in as captain for this season".

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:42

Mauricio Pochettino has some options as to how to set up his squad against Antonio Conte's Chelsea, but I think we'll probably see Son Heung-Min at the tip of the spear with Dele, Christian Eriksen , and Erik Lamela behind him. "We are focused on performance and the possibility to be better than them and we have the capacity to win the game", Pochettino added. "I think my job is to try to help the player to [achieve] what they deserve and what they want - giving them the tools to perform".

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:26

National high school basketball analyst Corey Evans thinks it's a home run hire for Pittsburgh, which fired Kevin Stallings after two seasons. The two sides reached an agreement on a seven-year deal. Capel is regarded as one of the nation's top recruiters and it will be interesting to see if he can continue these feats without Krzyzewski as his head coach.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:23

Last summer he said he wanted to be the highest-paid player in the National Football League, not just the highest-paid receiver. Beckham is now scheduled to earn $8.459 million in the final year of his rookie deal, but he did undergo season-ending ankle surgery last year which could keep him sidelined into training camp.

by | March 27, 2018 | 18:16

Lastly, the Yankees just got Mike Ford back as a Rule 5 draft return. There also will be games when Neil Walker shifts over from second base to first. He has spent more than half those games playing first base. "Hopefully this is something [that] will now [be] put behind him for good". "I think one thing that made it a tough call was how well Holder pitched, how well German has looked and ( Ben ) Heller for that matter and ( Luis ) Cessa for that matter".

by | March 27, 2018 | 18:17

In a blog article I wrote during the last pre-season, I predicted, against the odds, that the New York Yankees would take their 28th #World Championship . "I tried to get it". Boone added, "I think there's a strong case to be made for it, but we'll kind of see". "I think that between Neil and I, we can make some special things happen".

by | March 27, 2018 | 17:53

Hazard dismissed the idea that he did not like playing as a centre forward in Antonio Conte's team, when asked about it on global duty, claiming he would play anywhere. "But if they get Hazard they won't need Salah". "You can think there is a market in Egypt and he is a star of the Premier League". "If I go to the World Cup with a clear idea, sign or wait another year, my mind will be clear at the World Cup".

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:10

The contest was supposed to be a competitive even bout, billed as a 50/50 but Whyte produced the performance of his career to date against Browne which made his efforts look obsolete due to Whyte's excellence on the night. I'm a good fighter but people haven't seen it yet. "Let's do this, June, live at the O2, let's get it!" Whyte directed a passionate verbal challenge at Wilder in his post-fight interview, urging the American to make a title defence in Britain this summer.

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:08

Texas Tech's Niem Stevenson dunks during the second half of Friday's Sweet 16 game with Purdue at TD Garden. The Wildcats will face the victor of the Midwest Region's No. Texas Tech pulled within five points on three occasions late in the second half; one of those appeared to be a prime chance to cut it to three. It will be Villanova's third trip to the Final Four in Wright's tenure.

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:01

Oosthuizen was not going out without a fight, though, and recorded birdies at 14 and 16 to take the match to the wire. "You can make a birdie run or come back or take a big lead". Turns out Poulter still needed to win one more match, and he received a text message letting him know where he stood. So it will be a semifinal match between two players who at one time thought they wouldn't be in Austin this long.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:19

Some suggest they aren't big enough. Virginia and Xavier, North Carolina and Arizona, and Cincinnati and Kentucky. Clemson converted on 6 of 20 3-pointers in its season-ending loss. 1 NCAA Tournament seed Virginia in the ACC tournament semifinals. Like he is now. "I'll think about how we got up 20 as opposed to how we nearly gave it away", Self joked after the game.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:12

Meanwhile in NY, the Jets have settled on Pryor as an addition to their receiving corps with the former Washington Redskins wide receiver signing on at MetLife Stadium. Thus, letting Pryor go was absolutely the right move, and they well could be better off without him. So, Pryor's days in D.C. are officially over. NY already has Robby Anderson , Jermaine Kearse , Quincy Enunwa and youngsters ArDarius Stewart and Chad Hansen.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:11

The four-time World Champions Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel had all the eyes on them. Home hero Daniel Ricciardo was fifth fastest in qualifying but will start eighth once his grid penalty for speeding under red flags in Friday practice is factored in.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:12

The two-time MVP immediately sat in a chair and put his head down before going into the locker room. Kevin Durant (bruised ribs), Klay Thompson (broken thumb) and Draymond Green (pelvic contusion) are still being held out of competition.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:15

Virginia in the South was ousted in a historic upset by No. 16 seed UMBC . Virginia was expected to be a big challenge for the Cats if the two teams met in the Sweet 16 , but now with the Cavaliers out of the tournament, UK's Sweet 16 opponent looks a little less intimidating compared to the supposed top team in the country with a smothering defense.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:13

But China's opposition to a United Nations ban on Pakistani terrorist and JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar, who plotted terror attacks at bases of Indian armed forces, has also strained their relations. Xi did not specify whether the remark was limited to Taiwan , Hong Kong, and other regions of China fighting to liberate themselves from the Communist Party , including Xinjiang on the nation's western border and Tibet, home to a thriving Buddhist opposition.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:09

Although injuries limited Moncrief to nine games in 2016, he still hauled in a career-best seven touchdown passes, but he had career lows with 26 receptions and two scores last season. But without him, the Jaguars are looking awfully thin at wide receiver. Now the Jets have to get some weapons for their quarterback, whomever that might be come Week 1.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:44

The Chile worldwide was subdued during Manchester United's 2-1 loss to Sevilla in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 clash last week. It's insane to think that two months ago, United fans were absolutely buzzing at his arrival.