Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

Cardinals, RHP Holland agree to 1-year deal Cardinals, RHP Holland agree to 1-year deal

Holland is coming off a 2017 All-Star campaign in which he posted 41 saves with the Rockies, tying him for the most in the National League with only Kenley Jansen of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Without the month of August, he would have had a season E...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Scores A Stunner Minutes After Coming On Zlatan Ibrahimovic Scores A Stunner Minutes After Coming On

Ibrahimovic insisted he was raring to go after barely playing in the past 12 months as he recovered from a serious knee injury. Shaw played in United's most recent match, a 2-0 FA Cup quarter-final victory over Brighton on March 17, but was subst...

Protesters voice anger in Belfast over rugby rape trial verdict Protesters voice anger in Belfast over rugby rape trial verdict

The PSNI have said "we are aware of comments made on a social media platform". A protest is being held at Dundalk courthouse at 1pm today to show solidarity with the woman at the centre of the Ulster Rugby rape trial. Judge Patricia Smyth finishe...

Bairstow-Wood stand lifts England Bairstow-Wood stand lifts England

Earlier, England's flagging first innings was saved by wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow who made 101, his fifth Test century, and rallied the tail to share partnerships of 95 with Mark Wood (52) for the eighth wicket and 47 for with debuting Jack Leach ...

Kane recovering, could play for Tottenham against Chelsea Kane recovering, could play for Tottenham against Chelsea

Spurs will go eight points clear of Chelsea in the race for Champions League qualification if they pull off a first win at Stamford Bridge in 28 years on Sunday. Tottenham are in better form. "Don't forget that only one team can win the title". Th...

Stephens sets up title clash with Jelena Stephens sets up title clash with Jelena

If you've followed the 25-year-old American throughout her career, you'd know that she's a very streaky player and can beat or lose to anyone on any given day. "But physically I was not anywhere near where I wanted to be, and that's just what you get...

Judge denies Stormy Daniels' bid to expedite case against Trump Judge denies Stormy Daniels' bid to expedite case against Trump

Reacting to the court ruling Daniels' attorney Michael Avenatti suggested that Thursday's decision by the court does "not bode well for defendants" because the judge acknowledged that under some circumstances parties can go to trial to dispute the ...

West Ham United promise West Ham United promise "heightened" security measures for Southampton game

The incidents clearly had an effect on the players as they capitulated to a 3-0 defeat. Several fans invaded the playing surface, while a coin struck co-chairman David Sullivan's glasses during a toxic atmosphere. I've got no worries about the supp...

Tyronn Lue will rejoin Cavs on Friday, ease back into coaching Tyronn Lue will rejoin Cavs on Friday, ease back into coaching

In addition to the points, Smith pulled down five rebounds, handed out three assists, stole three Hornets passes, committed only one turnover and finished the game plus-10 over 31 minutes of action in a reserve role. The Cavs' roster turnover o...

Federation Internationale de Football Association confirms no British referees will take part at Russia World Cup Federation Internationale de Football Association confirms no British referees will take part at Russia World Cup

In total, Africa will have six of the 36 centre referees and 10 of the 63 assistant referees at Russian Federation 2018. Commenting on the diplomatic boycott of the upcoming World Cup earlier this week, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson...

Joel Embiid is out indefinitely with a concussion and orbital bone fracture Joel Embiid is out indefinitely with a concussion and orbital bone fracture

The former number three overall pick took to Instagram whilst lying in a hospital bed, posting a story captioned "not good". Initial X-rays were negative and concussion tests at the arena ruled he had not suffered a concussion, but Embiid was ruled...

TL;DR: Smith accepts responsibility for ball-tampering scandal TL;DR: Smith accepts responsibility for ball-tampering scandal

I'm absolutely devastated". Darren Lehmann has announced his resignation as head coach of Australia in the aftermath of the ball-tampering scandal that sent shock waves across global cricket. Almost 4,000 kilometers (2,500 miles) west in Perth, an ...

Devastated Steve Smith breaks down during apology for ball tampering scandal Devastated Steve Smith breaks down during apology for ball tampering scandal

Cricket Australia (CA)'s probe into the ball-tampering episode that has tarnished the image of the Baggy Green has reached its logical conclusion. Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland was due to confirm the sanctions Wednesday night (AEST),...

Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino: 'Harry Kane likely to miss Chelsea game' Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino: 'Harry Kane likely to miss Chelsea game'

Pochettino said: 'We need to assess him. "If not this weekend maybe next weekend, but the most important is that we are so positive about his recovery , he is doing fantastic". "It is always a massive game because it is a London derby". To win in ...

Forget Europa - Arsenal just have to win against Stoke Forget Europa - Arsenal just have to win against Stoke

The Gunners are now sixth in the Premier League table and looking as if they will finish outside the top four once again this season. But captain Mertesacker pulled the playing staff together and the crisis meeting seems to have had some effect,...

Hill, Nash, Kidd Among 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees Hill, Nash, Kidd Among 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees

Though the full list of inductees won't be announced until Saturday, it is no surprise that Nash , 11-time All Star Jason Kidd (a San Francisco native and Cal alum), and seven-time All Star Grant Hill will make the cut. He scored 17,387 points...

Heat scorch Cavs as NBA leading Rockets romp, Warriors lose Heat scorch Cavs as NBA leading Rockets romp, Warriors lose

After being hit in the mouth by the elbow of Heat center Jordan Mickey , Love started to experience concussion like symptoms. He was held out of the second half with concussion-like symptoms. "Our rhythm was broke just right from the beginning". I...

Australia to boycott World Cup 2018 over nerve agent attack? Australia to boycott World Cup 2018 over nerve agent attack?

FIFA - which is now investigating Football Federation Australia over its governance structures - would expel and punish Australia should the Socceroos not attend. "That is not the plan". "There are a whole range of options of further actions that c...

Lopetegui hopes Isco maintains momentum at Real Madrid Lopetegui hopes Isco maintains momentum at Real Madrid

Real manager, Zinedine Zidane has also failed to use him in Madrid's biggest games. "In Madrid, I don't have the confidence a player needs", Isco is quoted as saying on Marca's website following Spain's emphatic victory. The 21-year-old has...

Sane ready to show best form for Germany Sane ready to show best form for Germany

Germany went on to lift the trophy while Brazil took time to pause and reflect on what went wrong. The likely choice will be the talented Timo Werner, but finding depth at striker will be important and this was a game that Gomez failed to shine ...

McDaniels: 'Clarity' from Kraft, Belichick led him to spurn Colts McDaniels: 'Clarity' from Kraft, Belichick led him to spurn Colts

There was a great lesson for me to learn and train and try to understand how to be a good owner and at the same time how to work with a very strong and powerful coach. Which was kind of absurd to begin with. McDaniels had gone as far as to hire assis...

Tarkowski impresses on England debut - despite conceding late penalty Tarkowski impresses on England debut - despite conceding late penalty

The 23-year-old has clearly felt the jeers more keenly than the cheers during his 36-cap global career but he has appealed for the England faithful to rally behind both him and the team. To do so, we look to our experts to help us provide daily con...

TL;DR: Renshaw joins Australia squad for final Test TL;DR: Renshaw joins Australia squad for final Test

Smith admitted some senior players were aware of the tampering attempt. Cricket Australia though, are likely to enforce stricter action on their own apart from the ICC sanctions - potentially suspending Bancroft and David Warner , the tour vice-ca...

NFL Owners Vote Unanimously On Changes to Catch Rule NFL Owners Vote Unanimously On Changes to Catch Rule

In other words, yes, with that being the new standard Jesse James would have scored a touchdown against the New England Patriots at Heinz Field. As a matter of fact, the owners voted on this new catch rule this morning, and the owners' vote was...

Cricket Australia Sends Smith, Warner and Bancroft Home, 'Significant Sanctions' Expected Cricket Australia Sends Smith, Warner and Bancroft Home, 'Significant Sanctions' Expected

However, chief coach Darren Lehmann has been given a clean chit for the time being, as Cricket Australia concluded its preliminary investigations today. Bancroft was caught on television cameras appearing to rub a yellow object on the ball, and...

Bettors banking on Elite Eight favorites in NCAA tournament Bettors banking on Elite Eight favorites in NCAA tournament

Villanova went on a 32-14 run to close out the first half, taking the lead 36-23. Kansas State's Barry Brown (5) and Xavier Sneed (20) celebrate after a basket during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against TCU in the Big 12 m...

Jets rescind offer to Ndamukong Suh, say 'our thinking just changed' Jets rescind offer to Ndamukong Suh, say 'our thinking just changed'

Suh also has a reputation for not being a team player. Suh reportedly spent some time at the team's facilities before going out to dinner with coaches and executives, all of which took place one day before Suh had scheduled a meeting with the Raiders...

Mohamed Salah To Be Offered Massive New Salary Mohamed Salah To Be Offered Massive New Salary

Salah's performances have helped the Reds into the quarter-finals of the Champions League - where they will face Pep Guardiola's Manchester City - while they sit third in the league, seven points clear of fifth-placed Chelsea and on course to onc...

National Football League thug charged with injuring paraplegic woman National Football League thug charged with injuring paraplegic woman

A Houston grand jury charged Michael Bennett Friday with "intentionally and knowingly, causing bodily injury to a person 65 years or older". Bail has been set - at $10,000 - and travel to Hawaii has been approved for indicted Eagles defensive l...

Joseph Parker punching harder after surgery, team says Joseph Parker punching harder after surgery, team says

We have sparred 60 or 70 rounds in this camp. However, New Zealander Parker is also unbeaten in his 24 fights and brings with him the WBO belt. Tune into talkSPORT for LIVE and EXCLUSIVE coverage of Joshua v Parker - DETAILS HERE! Joshua comes ...

G League player dies after collapsing G League player dies after collapsing

We'd like to thank the many doctors and nurses at Spectrum Health for their efforts in caring for our son. National Basketball Association G League president Malcolm Turner also released a statement about the loss of Upshaw. "Our hearts hurt wi...

EPL: Mourinho wants Arsenal player to replace Pogba EPL: Mourinho wants Arsenal player to replace Pogba

If United are to stick with Mourinho this summer he will demand more money in order to compete with those around him and bringing in even three of these players would be a big statement, but a lot will depend on what happens with £89m man Paul P...

Kansas Is Exposing The Issues With Duke's Zone Kansas Is Exposing The Issues With Duke's Zone

The Elite Eight appearance, just like a 30-win season, is the third in a row for Kansas , though it missed out on a Final Four berth each of the last two seasons with losses against Villanova and Oregon. Are they ready to get over that on Sunday...

Root out in final over as NZ strengthen hold Root out in final over as NZ strengthen hold

The quick then fired through another short ball which again took the glove but the contact was slight this time and the ball flew to BJ Watling behind the stumps and Root had to go as the stumps were drawn. "It's going to be a nice day five, bowling ...

MI looks to defend against upset in Final Four MI looks to defend against upset in Final Four

On Sunday afternoon, Florida State's Leonard Hamilton explained why he had been unwilling to answer a simple question from CBS's Dana Jacobson, behavior that brought criticism and focused attention on the harsh spotlight of a turnaround interview...

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