Monday August 20-th, 2018

Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon named to second straight NHL All-Star Game Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon named to second straight NHL All-Star Game

This is the seventh appearance by Kane, who has 18 goals and 27 assists this season. He is tied with Mikael Granlund for the team lead with four power-play goals. Vezina Trophy front-runner Vasilevskiy will make be appearing in his first career All-S...

Clarkson grad Leggio added to goalie corps for 2018 US Olympic team Clarkson grad Leggio added to goalie corps for 2018 US Olympic team

On Wednesday, TSN's Darren Dreger reported that he turned down an invitation, likely because he preferred to play NCAA rather than potentially be the No. The Toronto, Ontario native has nine goals and eight assists for 17 points in 23 games with th...

National Football League investigating Raiders for 'Rooney Rule' violation, report says National Football League investigating Raiders for 'Rooney Rule' violation, report says

If the Raiders are found to have violated the Rooney Rule, team executives could be fined, as Detroit Lions general manager Matt Millen was in 2003 under similar circumstances. The NFL has yet to address the FPA's statement , but Raiders could be ...

UCF challenges Alabama to game with Tuscaloosa billboard UCF challenges Alabama to game with Tuscaloosa billboard

Alabama hasn't played a non-conference home-and-home series since facing off with Penn State in 2010 and 2011. Why you ask? UCF is also calling themselves national champs after capping off an undefeated regular season with a win over Auburn in th...

Revamped White Hart Lane to host 2018 NFL game Revamped White Hart Lane to host 2018 NFL game

The six teams participating in the London series are the Jacksonville Jaguars , Los Angeles Chargers , Oakland Raiders , Philadelphia Eagles , Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Titans . "Our best opportunities would be scheduled away games agains...

National Basketball Association disciplines four after feisty night between Raptors, Heat National Basketball Association disciplines four after feisty night between Raptors, Heat

Ibaka will serve his Thursday when the Raptors host Cleveland. Both players were assessed a technical foul and ejected. Don't be surprised if Ibaka and Johnson receive calls from the league office regarding disciplinary action in the coming day...

Eliot Wolf Reportedly Named Browns' Assistant GM After Leaving Packers Eliot Wolf Reportedly Named Browns' Assistant GM After Leaving Packers

The 35-year-old Wolf was the Packers' director of football operations and recently interviewed to be their GM. The Packers have signed eight players to futures deals: Bouagnon, linebacker Ahmad Thomas, guard Kofi Amichia, receivers DeAngelo Yance...

Samoa Joe suffers foot injury during Raw match Samoa Joe suffers foot injury during Raw match

WWE has released the video above. As a result of the injury, Raw general manager Kurt Angle also announced in a social media post that WWE had removed Joe as Bayley's partner in the upcoming Mixed Match Challenge tournament, which debu...

Motherhood will help make me a better player - Serena Williams Motherhood will help make me a better player - Serena Williams

Serena Williams is opening up about motherhood and a terrifying medical scare after giving birth to her daughter in September . When contractions began, baby Olympia's heartrate plunged. Williams, who recently announced that she would not be retu...

Alabama RB Damien Harris returning for senior season, passing on draft Alabama RB Damien Harris returning for senior season, passing on draft

Coach Saban, thank you for building winning football teams by turning good players into great ones, and talented boys into successful men with a goal. After a quiet freshman season, the running back out of Northport, Al. had his most productive c...

Lions coaching candidate Matt Patricia favors New York Giants, report says Lions coaching candidate Matt Patricia favors New York Giants, report says

However, it's Patricia , a NY native and former offensive lineman, that is believed to be favored by new general manager David Gettleman who, according to the Daily News , is keen on fixing the Giants' offensive line and improving the franchise's...

Seahawks fire offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell Seahawks fire offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell

Bevell's most controversial moment, though, came in Seattle's Super Bowl XLIX loss. The Seahawks finished just 15th in total offense in 2017 and 23rd in rushing, missing the playoffs for the first time since 2011. The former Washington and USC coac...

Vidnes Vikings : Rest in Peace Kato Ottio Vidnes Vikings : Rest in Peace Kato Ottio

The centre was part of the Papua New Guinea side that lost to England in November's World Cup quarter-finals. Albert was due to fly to England with Ottio on Thursday to take up his contract with Widnes but is now set to delay his departure as he ...

Bears name Chiefs assistant Nagy as new coach Bears name Chiefs assistant Nagy as new coach

The Chiefs and Nagy were said to be very high on Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky coming out of the draft previous year. Nagy has spent the last five years with the Kansas City Chiefs . Nagy will have to answer more tough questions about that ga...

Morrisons posts sales growth despite ingredient price rises Morrisons posts sales growth despite ingredient price rises

At the other end of the spectrum has been Persimmon (LON:PSN), whose shares have been sold off on the back of the group's trading update. The chain also enjoyed "particularly strong" sales over a shorter six-week period to January 7, with retail ...

Flynn favours Anfield trip after Newport spring FA Cup upset Flynn favours Anfield trip after Newport spring FA Cup upset

But a Conor Shaugnessy own goal and substitute Shawn McCoulsky's towering header edged County into the fourth round for the first time since the 1978-79 season. "If you look, every player we had in the first XI is from the first team or has possibi...

Police search for missing journalist in Houston area Police search for missing journalist in Houston area

She appears unharmed. She'll be taken to an area hospital for an evaluation. Police said Courtney Roland , 29, was found near the shopping mall where she was last seen a day earlier. Her phone and other items were inside the vehicle. She tol...

How to Watch Bills vs. Jaguars How to Watch Bills vs. Jaguars

First-year Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone has his first playoff win as a coach - much to Buffalo's dismay. Fournette passed 1,000 yards on the season last week and McCoy finished the regular season with 1,138 yards. Bortles scrambled twice for first...

FA Cup: Aguero hits brace in Manchester City hammering of Burnley FA Cup: Aguero hits brace in Manchester City hammering of Burnley

Premier League champions Chelsea were held to a goalless draw away to second-tier Norwich City in a tiresome FA Cup third round tie on Saturday. "If it doesn't happen, we will move forward with the players we have". Manchester City's incredible 2...

Bills fan turned his jersey into Andy Dalton jersey Bills fan turned his jersey into Andy Dalton jersey

The backdrop here is obviously the vast amount of money Dalton's charity has received from Bills fans. But some took it even further. About 14,000 donors have given more than $315,000 to the Andy & Jordan Dalton Foundation as of Thursday night.

Michael Owen states his prediction for Tottenham v AFC Wimbledon Michael Owen states his prediction for Tottenham v AFC Wimbledon

Tottenham's star striker underlined his value again on Sunday by scoring twice in a 3-0 win over AFC Wimbledon as Pochettino's side eased into the FA Cup fourth round. I told him only a few special players can spend all their career in one club....

Sunday action for Barca and Real Madrid Sunday action for Barca and Real Madrid

The Italian wants the player to come to Stamford Bridge and help them achieve more success. "In the second half we had some hard spells, but we're happy overall, particularly with the first half". "[Celta] are a very good team, with very good playe...

Son's super strike rescues a point for Spurs Son's super strike rescues a point for Spurs

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino was not troubled by his side's lack of a cutting edge after they were held to a 1-1 draw by West Ham at Wembley. "I said it was a foul and Joe Cole didn't so we've all got different opinions". We deserved the thr...

LaVar Ball: 'They're Not Playing for Luke [Walton] No More' LaVar Ball: 'They're Not Playing for Luke [Walton] No More'

But, in the midst of a nine-game losing streak, that side of the ball has suddenly become its biggest problem, as seen in a 108-94 loss to Charlotte. When asked about his job security last week, Walton said, "I coach as if it's not" in jeopardy .

Kyrgios beats Harrison to win Brisbane International title Kyrgios beats Harrison to win Brisbane International title

He will take on world No.47 Harrison who ended Australian wildcard Alex de Minaur's giant killing run with a three set semi-final win on Saturday. Harrison had five breakpoint chances in the first set but couldn't convert, and Kyrgios bounced back ...

Paul Pierce doesn't want Isaiah Thomas tribute on his ceremony day Paul Pierce doesn't want Isaiah Thomas tribute on his ceremony day

But whether he was due to play or not, the C's were planning to honor their former star with a video tribute on the night but chose to scrap it at his personal request. But if they choose to do it that night, that would be great and I would be honore...

United Kingdom proposes 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups United Kingdom proposes 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups

A 25p charge, which works out at over £20,000 per tonne, would most likely be considered as legally accounting for the producer responsibility obligation for disposable cups so effectively shifting the charge from the producer to the consumer.

Alleged White Supremacist Accused Of Terrorism For Trying To Derail Amtrak Train

Louis, was found and subdued while "playing with the controls" in a follow engine on the eastbound California Zephyr, according to an Federal Bureau of Investigation affidavit quoted by the Journal-Star. The public defender who represented Wilson a...

Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera signs 2-year contract extension Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera signs 2-year contract extension

Former coach John Fox, who Rivera replaced, may be the winningest coach in franchise history with 78 total wins but his team's only made the playoffs three times . Things are in place and we can continue this success . "That's a big reason why I wa...

Chiefs host Titans in wild-card game Chiefs host Titans in wild-card game

From fast running backs to a quarterback that could manage games with the best of them, Kansas City always finds ways to win. The Chiefs are favored in Saturdays matchup in almost every facet of the game, with odds-makers in Las Vegas picking the...

Sharapova, Halep ease into semis By Sharapova, Halep ease into semis By

Sharapova's only title in 2017 came at the Tianjin Open, after she came back from a 15-month doping ban, and the world number 59 is aiming for a title-winning start to the year in her first visit to Shenzhen. "I'm really happy and I think you could s...

Hussey returns to CSK as batting coach Hussey returns to CSK as batting coach

De Villiers was retained at a fee of 11 crores while RCB paid 1.75 crores for Sarfaraz. "It's really nice to have Hussey back with us in a coaching capacity since he has played for us and possesses a keen cricketing brain". 8.5 crore each respect...

Bison Win 6th Division 1 Football Title Bison Win 6th Division 1 Football Title

It's not quite as cold as it was a year ago in Texas, as the temperatures were in the high 40's on Thursday, and it's expected to be in the mid-50's on Saturday for the FCS national championship game. JMU head coach Mike Houston says, "There are grea...

David Luiz and Michy Batshuayi Play - Chelsea Team vs Norwich City Confirmed David Luiz and Michy Batshuayi Play - Chelsea Team vs Norwich City Confirmed

They now face a replay in London to add to a busy January, which also includes a two-leg League Cup semi-final against Arsenal . Chelsea manager Antonio Conte revealed Friday during his news conference that his star attacking player is suffering...

FA Cup: Lingard, Lukaku On Target As Man United Advance FA Cup: Lingard, Lukaku On Target As Man United Advance

See how to watch the match below. Lingard effectively won it for United in the 84th minute, however, when the Englishman netted his eighth goal in his last 10 appearances - finding the top corner from distance - to break Derby's hearts in the lat...

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