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by | January 06, 2018 | 03:15

Edmund had new strapping applied to his ankle but clearly wasn't moving freely when he returned and lost the next two games, the latter one off his own serve. I've seen this too many times, I know the feeling. "I will look to fly to Sydney and I'm ready to pick myself up and go again, " he said . It's just tough when you come up against the top seed (Dimitrov) and I would love to win one of those really big ones.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:20

In the Eastern Conference , Antetokounmpo (863,416), James (856,080) and Philadelphia's Joel Embiid were the top three frontcourt players in the first fan vote. The setup for this year's All-Star Game, which will be played in Los Angeles on February 18, is different from the traditional format in which the two conferences played against each other.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:18

Yep, that's right, Kadri tore off an entire CHUNK of Thornton's beard. Now this how you start a good ol' hockey game (if it was 1976). Don't believe me? Thornton found this out the hard way when squaring off against Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri on Thursday evening, as his beard became collateral damage.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:07

Coutinho handed in a transfer request in a bid to force through a move to Barcelona last summer, with Liverpool turning down several offers for his services from the Spanish giants as they vowed to hang on to their star man. A specific Coutinho page on Nike's website was taken down as fans jumped on the confirmation. "Balance the books? No". "Nobody told me that". Just what Liverpool fans wanted to hear, yet a worrying report has emerged per Mundo Deportivo that suggests ...

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:08

He said if you don't run you come and sit down next to me (on the bench)". The hosts appeared to be cruising to victory after Andre Carrillo's opening goal, but they failed to capitalise on their comfortable position and, after 86 minutes, allowed Jordan Ayew to equalise.

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:10

Landry was booted for disrespecting an official, and Drake threw a Bills player's helmet. For the Dolphins , the season finale had the feel of an exhibition game. -Jordan Mills suffered a left ankle injury in the first half. UP NEXT: Buffalo will play a post-season game for the first time since losing at Tennessee in the Music City Miracle game in January 2000.

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:09

De Bruyne left the field via a stretcher after Puncheon lunged in on the playmaker in the final moments of the game at Selhurst Park. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola feels more needs to be done to protect players from suffering serious injuries after seeing Kevin de Bruyne carried off in a 0-0 draw at Crystal Palace on Sunday.

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:07

The Bucs (5-11) got 363 passing yards from Winston, who was able to overcome three interceptions with one drive to finish a frustrating season on a high note. The Bucs had taken the lead back in the fourth quarter with a huge play on special teams. His last came on a third down after the Bucs had been in the red zone, taking away a potential go-ahead field goal in the third quarter.

by | January 01, 2018 | 03:22

After going 7-9 in his first year, the team jumped to 12-4 last season and reached the playoffs. Davis' decision to part ways with Del Rio also gives credence to the "grumors" that began swirling on Saturday night that Davis wanted to bring Jon Gruden back to the organization.

by | January 01, 2018 | 03:09

The Giants have made it clear they would like to hire a new coach with head coaching or significant coordinator experience, and O'Brien has both. Despite finding their franchise quarterback in Deshaun Watson and making the playoffs twice since 2015, the Texans could be in the market for a new general manager or coach after their 4-11 season wraps up on Sunday.

by | December 31, 2017 | 04:41

Some Thunder players protested to the referees after the game, but it turns out that whether Antetokounmpo stepped out of bounds wouldn't have been reviewable in the circumstances anyway. Even though he stepped out of bounds on the play, Giannis Antetokounmpo's basket with 1.3 seconds left counted, and that's all that mattered to the Milwaukee Bucks .

by | December 31, 2017 | 04:04

Weah, a retired global footballer and standard bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) was declared victor on Friday after the Boxing Day run-off polls by Liberia's national electoral commission. Weah, 51, who starred in top-flight football at Paris Saint-Germain and AC Milan in the 1990s and briefly at Chelsea and Manchester City before entering politics in 2002, won 61.5 percent of the ballot, taking 14 of Liberia's 15 counties.

by | December 31, 2017 | 03:08

He was at his best on third down, with the Nittany Lions converting 13-of-17 such situations. The Pac-12 was outscored by a combined 87 points in the nine games with Washington State's 25-point loss to Michigan State being the most lopsided of the defeats.

by | December 30, 2017 | 02:13

The report cited Koetter's involvement in quarterback Jameis Winston's development as a key reason for Tampa Bay's faith in him. Koetter has coached Tampa Bay to a record of 13-18 the past two years, and per the report he's seen as someone who is instrumental in helping Jameis Winston become a better National Football League quarterback.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:54

The Arsenal midfielder politely answered everything asked of him in his post-match interview after Arsenal's dramatic 3-2 victory over Crystal Palace on Thursday night but he has clearly grown exhausted of answering the same old questions every time he shows glimpses of what he's capable of.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:48

The Showtime executive, with whom Mayweather has a close relationship, doesn't expect the 40-year-old Mayweather to box again, either. LAS VEGAS - UFC president Dana White says "there is no status" on Georges St-Pierre 's future, following his recent decision to vacate the UFC's middleweight championship.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:08

Which might explain why Andy Reid and company have made a decision to give starting quarterback Alex Smith a break and start rookie Patrick Mahomes instead. Well, it took a bit longer than the other two first-round quarterbacks of the 2017 class, but Mahomes is finally making his debut. With nothing to play for and already locked into the No.

by | December 27, 2017 | 03:52

Liverpool's victory ensured they remain in the thick of the battle for the Champions League places in fourth spot - five points behind second-placed Manchester United. Just after the hour though, Liverpool ended the game as a contest with two goals in a minute. The Brazil worldwide made up for that with a close-range volley from his compatriot's free-kick seven minutes into the second half.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:49

Harrison recorded 80.5 sacks with the Steelers , but saw his role decrease as the Steelers transitioned to more pass-coverage responsibilities for outside linebackers Bud Dupree and rookie T.J. Harrison would get a chance to face his former team if the Patriots and Steelers meet in the conference championship for a rematch of last year's title game, which New England won 36-17 on its way to its fifth Super Bowl title.

by | December 26, 2017 | 06:04

That Steelers defense is not playing well at the moment and despite Houston being banged-up offensively, I like the Texans to move the ball consistently. Former Clemson (and current Texans) WR DeAndre Hopkins may have just made the NFL's catch of the year, although it will unlikely affect the outcome of the game.

by | December 24, 2017 | 03:26

Kane at last produced a composed finish after Moussa Sissoko and Son Heung-min had wasted one-on-one opportunities to make the points safe, firing low into the net on the counter-attack. Paris Saint-Germain star Edinson Cavani (50) and Barcelona icon Lionel Messi (50) are the only players from Europe's top five leagues to have scored more than Kane's 46 in all competitions this year.

by | December 24, 2017 | 03:21

Following the death of another Miss America, a former writer on the show wrote that he wished it had been 1998 victor Kate Shindle instead. Savvy Shields, a student at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville who won the Miss America Pageant in 2016, was the most recent victor to add her name to the letter.

by | December 24, 2017 | 02:54

While maintaining that the Army will continue its efforts to ensure peace and tranquillity on the borders, Lt Gen Bhatt said it will "continue to take all retaliatory measures and retain the right to punitively respond to any provocative acts of aggression from the Pakistani side".

by | December 24, 2017 | 02:55

Texas Tech jumped to an early 10-0 lead and appeared to have firm grasp of momentum. Shimonek wasn't flawless in this one - his interceptions helped keep USF hanging in the first half - but made several phenomenal throws, particularly after the Red Raiders came out after halftime.

by | December 24, 2017 | 02:38

With a goalkeeper like Simon Mignolet, Liverpool will always concede even though Klopp said afterward, "We played 94 minutes and for 89 minutes, the performance was what we wanted". It's the minimum that we deserved tonight. Opting to sit back deep into their own half to negate Salah and Sadio Mane's bursting runs behind their defence, the Arsenal players looked far from comfortable with or without possession.