Mercury, Storm meet in Game 5 for trip to finals

The Storm , behind strong performances from Breanna Stewart and Bird, emerged victorious in the pivotal game, 94-84. James wasn't wrong. Bird and Stewart put the Storm on their backs, and now they'll be squaring off against the Mystics, with a... More..

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Nadal retires, Del Potro in US Open final
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Nadal retires, Del Potro in US Open final

Certainly, the market has made a big adjustment on predicted pricing , and I'm not at all convinced that it should do to this extent. Del Potro hugged the line then, and again on Friday. Nine years ago, he stu...More..

The incredible Roger Federer shot that left Nick Kyrgios stunned
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

The incredible Roger Federer shot that left Nick Kyrgios stunned

The 29-year-old plays for love and now he's reaping the rewards. Vondrousova, who was through to a Grand Slam third round for the first time, next faces Ukraine's Lesia Tsurenko, who defeated Czech Katerina S...More..

I nearly had my leg amputated - United's Shaw reveals severity of injury
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

I nearly had my leg amputated - United's Shaw reveals severity of injury

He started only 17 Premier League matches in the two seasons following the injury. However, Shaw said in a press conference with the England national team that his manager had full faith in him. "I feel r...More..

Former Dallas Cowboys RB Joseph Randle Arrested For Rape
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Former Dallas Cowboys RB Joseph Randle Arrested For Rape

Randle has been arrested at least seven times in the past two years. In October 2014 he was caught on camera shoplifting underwear and cologne from a department store, while he was still playing for the NFL. ...More..

Jorginho's agent reveals why he ended up joining Chelsea over Manchester City
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Jorginho's agent reveals why he ended up joining Chelsea over Manchester City

Sarri said he could quite easily have remained at Napoli after taking them the closest they have been to winning the Scudetto since 1990. Everybody knows this, of course, but I am enjoying it a lot. When ...More..

Nike Releases Inspirational
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Nike Releases Inspirational "Dream Crazy" Short Film Narrated By Colin Kaepernick

In the ad, Kaepernick provides narration as various professional and amateur athletes train. Kaepernick is now in litigation against the NFL, claiming that team owners colluded to keep him out of the league. ...More..

TV broadcasters have physical incident; removed from show the next night
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

TV broadcasters have physical incident; removed from show the next night

Instead, Kirk Gibson and Matt Shepard did the broadcast. Both Shepard and Gibson had to be brought in to Chicago at last-minute's notice, according to at least one source. The fight was described as the produ...More..

Eagles beat Falcons 18-12 in sloppy NFL opener
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Eagles beat Falcons 18-12 in sloppy NFL opener

Eagles running back Jay Ajayi celebrates scoring the game's first touchdown in the second half of Thursday's National Football League opener in Philadelphia. Eagles linebacker Jordan Hicks had 1½ sacks in his f...More..

Antonio Brown Offered His Support For Le'Veon Bell On Twitter
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Antonio Brown Offered His Support For Le'Veon Bell On Twitter

The Steelers have the option of doing so. For comparison's sake, the offer the Steelers made to Bell featured an annual salary of $14 million, which is only a half-million per year less than Todd Gurley's new...More..

Real Madrid don't miss Cristiano Ronaldo, says Isco
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Real Madrid don't miss Cristiano Ronaldo, says Isco

However, the Spain internationa claims the Galacticos are not missing their former striker, who scored over 400 goals in all competitions for them. He stunned the footballing world by picking Juventus wit...More..

Colin Kaepernick visits Nike for 'Just Do It' 30th anniversary celebration
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Colin Kaepernick visits Nike for 'Just Do It' 30th anniversary celebration

The poll comes just hours after Nike posted the advertisement online; prompting a fierce backlash over Kaepernick's refusal to stand during the performance of the U.S. "But I think it's a awful message that t...More..

The Eagles ran the 'Philly Special' again and Twitter lost its mind
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

The Eagles ran the 'Philly Special' again and Twitter lost its mind

Ajayi scored on runs of 1 and 11 yards and the Eagles even came up with a version of the Philly Special . Not only did Wentz tear his ACL when he suffered his injury back in December, but he also tore his ...More..

US Open heatwave finally set to end but Novak Djokovic demands action
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

US Open heatwave finally set to end but Novak Djokovic demands action

It took the Serbian two hours and 48 minutes to seal his progress on another hot and humid night in NY. It's a good point and something the authorities at Flushing Meadows need to address before next year, bu...More..

by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Fan frenzy as Tiger and Rory share PGA Tour lead

Fourteen-time major victor Woods jumped out of the gates after teeing off the 10th hole, bagging three birdies in his first four holes before a stunning second shot from 220 metres into the par-5 16th hole. Fro...More..

Watford fans dream of league glory after incredible stat is revealed
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Watford fans dream of league glory after incredible stat is revealed

Now, with the global break, we can rest a bit and then we have a lot of hard games when we come back. What's even stranger is that Gracia's men finished on 41 points from 11 wins, eight draws and 19 defeats -...More..

Griezmann pleads case for Ballon d’Or after Federation Internationale de Football Association snub
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Griezmann pleads case for Ballon d’Or after Federation Internationale de Football Association snub

Raphael Varane, Kylian Mbappe and Griezmann all have valid claims to be in the final three. "I have won three trophies, stood out at decisive moments, but it is not me who votes". His six goals at Euro 2016 a...More..

FSU's Taggart suggests Virginia Tech faked injuries to slow tempo
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

FSU's Taggart suggests Virginia Tech faked injuries to slow tempo

While they took responsibility for the ugly 24-3 loss, the Seminoles said the cramps led to TV timeouts that slowed the pace of FSU's up tempo Gulf Coast offense. Fuente reiterated during Wednesday's teleconfer...More..

Kei Nishikori gets some U.S. Open payback against Marin Cilic
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Kei Nishikori gets some U.S. Open payback against Marin Cilic

Osaka earned a semifinal date against reigning runner-up Madison Keys on the biggest stage of her career after Keys defeated Carla Suarez Navarro, 6-4, 6-3. "Great! I want to see her go against Serena in th...More..

Undermanned Denmark defeated by Slovakia with 'honour intact' - Christian Offenberg
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Undermanned Denmark defeated by Slovakia with 'honour intact' - Christian Offenberg

Will Denmark play amateur & futsal players? The DBU had feared a massive fine from UEFA or even a ban from internationals if they failed to field a team for the game. Having announced a squad for the game...More..

by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

US Open's ultimate underdog couldn't pull of another miracle

The Australian underdog crashed out of the US Open on Wednesday night US time when Djokovic defeated him in straight sets. He had two game points for a 5-2 lead but a double fault and a backhand wide opened...More..

Lionel Messi: Juventus are 'clear favourites' to win the Champions League
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Lionel Messi: Juventus are 'clear favourites' to win the Champions League

Ronaldo won a third successive Champions League title with Real Madrid in 2017-18, finishing as top scorer in the competition and had Modric as a team-mate. Luka Modric also enjoyed a superb season for Rea...More..

Denmark name third-tier squad for friendlies amid pay dispute with stars
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Denmark name third-tier squad for friendlies amid pay dispute with stars

He said he and his teammates would play the two matches under the old terms of the commercial rights agreement, but a resolution still hasn't been found. "We are right here and we want to play football for Denm...More..

Serena Williams survives scare from Kanepi to reach US Open quarters
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Serena Williams survives scare from Kanepi to reach US Open quarters

Next up for Williams is a quarter-final meeting with eighth seeded Czech Karolina Pliskova who advanced with a straight-forward 6-4 6-4 win over 18th seed Ashleigh Barty of Australia. "I, unfortunately, rol...More..

US Open results: Serena Williams advances, Sloane Stephens upset by Anastasija Sevastova
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

US Open results: Serena Williams advances, Sloane Stephens upset by Anastasija Sevastova

Nadal has won 11 of 16 past matchups against del Potro, including the past three, each at a Grand Slam tournament: in the semifinals of last year's U.S. "I think I played very solid this game", said Del Potro. ...More..

Naomi Osaka defeats Lesia Tsurenko to reach US Open semi-final
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Naomi Osaka defeats Lesia Tsurenko to reach US Open semi-final

Osaka's first serve percentage was only 59 percent but she did not concede a point behind her first serve the entire first set and only surrendered seven points on serve over the match. Osaka was smooth and con...More..

Steelers' Le'Veon Bell expected to miss Week 1
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Steelers' Le'Veon Bell expected to miss Week 1

It didn't happen and his agent Adisa Bakari suggested Wednesday that Bell wanted to avoid the Steelers running the wheels off him in what is nearly certainly his final year in Pittsburgh. Pouncey said . "Wh...More..

Sharapova crashes out of US Open
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Sharapova crashes out of US Open

Suárez Navarro is 10 inches shorter than Sharapova and had won only one of their previous five matches, while her only previous appearance in the last eight here came five years ago. Osaka said Sabalenka's blis...More..

Seattle Seahawks turn down second-round pick offer from Dallas Cowboys
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Seattle Seahawks turn down second-round pick offer from Dallas Cowboys

Earlier today, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the Cowboys offered a second-round pick but Seattle said it wasn't enough. According to Pro Football Talk, Thomas is scheduled to make a base salary of $8.5...More..

Thibaut Courtois takes swipe at former club Chelsea
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Thibaut Courtois takes swipe at former club Chelsea

The Spain global, who scored six goals in his first six Premier League matches, then picked up a mysterious back injury and thereafter saw his performances go downhill, which eventually led to him being dro...More..