Josh McDaniels turns down head coaching interview with Bengals

Josh McDaniels is expected to be very selective if he once again considers leaving the New England Patriots for head coaching opportunities this offseason, and the offensive coordinator has already turned away interest from at least one team. More..

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OR 7-footer Bol Bol (foot) out for season
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

OR 7-footer Bol Bol (foot) out for season

Freedman told The Athletic's Shams Charania . Bol's attorney, Bryan J. Freedman released a statement saying Bol underwent surgery Thursday to fix a non-displaced fracture of the navicular bone in his left fo...More..

Cheteshwar Pujara breaks this 90-year-old record
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Cheteshwar Pujara breaks this 90-year-old record

Senior batsman Usman Khawaja was also called up after a layoff of almost two years as Australia look to find the formula to turn around a poor run of form in time for their World Cup defence in England later th...More..

Watford's Troy Deeney asked to explain referee comments by FA
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Watford's Troy Deeney asked to explain referee comments by FA

In a wild first half, Troy Deeney's early goals had given Watford a 2-0 lead before Nathan Ake and Callum Wilson drew Bournemouth level - but only for less than a minute. The Hornets' Ken Sema nette...More..

Bournemouth agree £19m deal for Solanke
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Bournemouth agree £19m deal for Solanke

And the Liverpool Echo report that figure could yet rise if Solanke is a hit for Eddie Howe's side. Bournemouth have agreed to loan out veteran striker Jermain Defoe to Rangers, so Bournemouth could be br...More..

Injury Forces Rafael Nadal to Withdraw From Comeback Event
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Injury Forces Rafael Nadal to Withdraw From Comeback Event

The 32-year-old did not play after retiring against Juan Martin del Potro in their US Open semi-final last September and underwent ankle surgery two months later. "Be competitive all the weeks that I am playi...More..

James Harden's Clutch Three Closes Out Wild Game Between Rockets and Warriors
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

James Harden's Clutch Three Closes Out Wild Game Between Rockets and Warriors

Stephen Curry had 35 points and six assists to lead the Dubs, while Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson each had 26 markers. Harden and the Rockets have won 10 of their last 11 games. He has also scored 40 ...More..

Bath's Sam Underhill a Six Nations doubt for England
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Bath's Sam Underhill a Six Nations doubt for England

The west country club say "further detail around his expected return" will be provided after he is reviewed by a specialist. Underhill was part of England's 2018 Six Nations side and featured in three of ...More..

by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Unheralded Canadian teen knocks Wozniacki out of Auckland

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki has been knocked out of the ASB tennis classic in Auckland by Canadian qualifier Bianca Andreescu. "I believe that anything is possible and I think I did the impossible [against ...More..

Michael Schumacher in 'very best of hands' ahead of 50th birthday
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Michael Schumacher in 'very best of hands' ahead of 50th birthday

We wish you a lot of fun with it. Michael can be proud of what he has achieved, and so are we! Schumacher claimed the German F3 championship in 1990 and the following year rose to the F1 ranks with Merced...More..

Curry's 34 points cruise Warriors past Suns
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Curry's 34 points cruise Warriors past Suns

Ayton's hook shot with 6:19 left in the third quarter cut the Warriors' lead to 82-72, but Golden State took control again. A 3 and two free throws from Durant gave the Warriors a 100-81 lead with 1:38 to p...More..

James Harden 'Doing A Kobe' During Historic Scoring Run
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

James Harden 'Doing A Kobe' During Historic Scoring Run

The reigning MVP ended 2018 by becoming the first player to score 35 points or more and provide at least five assists in eight consecutive National Basketball Association games. James Harden has more than 400...More..

Two Recall Options To Be In Jermain Defoe's Rangers Loan
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Two Recall Options To Be In Jermain Defoe's Rangers Loan

The 36-year-old attacker, who won 57 England caps, is closing in on a move to the Ladbrokes Premiership outfit on an 18-month loan deal from Bournemouth. "The fact is he has a half-year contract here until the ...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo named Player of the Year at the Globe Soccer Awards
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Cristiano Ronaldo named Player of the Year at the Globe Soccer Awards

Ronaldo has won the Ballon d'Or on five occasions, 2008, 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017. If David Beckham was once dubbed "Golden Balls" by the media, we shudder to think which term will be ascribed to Cristiano R...More..

Mauricio Pochettino unsure on Christian Eriksen's Tottenham future
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Mauricio Pochettino unsure on Christian Eriksen's Tottenham future

Christian Eriksen has been in sensational form for Tottenham Hotspur over the Christmas period, but while the Danish global is flourishing for the north London club it's reported that he is stalling on signi...More..

Giants' Gettleman Has Heart-To-Heart Talk With Manning
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Giants' Gettleman Has Heart-To-Heart Talk With Manning

That's what I'm committed to do. I knew better. All kidding aside, you can't guarantee that. That's what I do. Gettleman didn't commit to bringing Manning back, but he also didn't sound like he's fed up with ...More..

Grizzles acquire Justin Holiday from Bulls
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Grizzles acquire Justin Holiday from Bulls

Selden is a third-year player who is averaging 14.2 minutes per game this year for the Grizzlies. Memphis believed it had a deal including Brooks and Selden for Kelly Oubre Jr .in early December, but that ...More..

Career-high for Leonard
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Career-high for Leonard

Pascal Siakam contributed a career-best 28 points with 10 rebounds for the Raptors and Norman Powell added 14 points off the bench as Toronto improved to 28-11. Blake Griffin scored 29 points as the Pistons we...More..

Patriots Ty Law, Richard Seymour make Football Hall finalist list
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Patriots Ty Law, Richard Seymour make Football Hall finalist list

Gonzalez, a 14-time Pro Bowl player and six-time All-Pro tight end with the Chiefs and Falcons, retired as the NFL's second all-time leader in receptions with 1,325. Seymour, the lone defensive lineman among th...More..

NBA All-Star Polls Released: Derrick Rose Is Back
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

NBA All-Star Polls Released: Derrick Rose Is Back

Could a spot in the NBA All-Star Game be part of Dwyane Wade's 16th and final NBA season? With more than 409,000 votes, Wade is almost 90,000 votes ahead of third place, now held by point guard Kemba ...More..

MLB Free Agent Rumors: David Robertson Signs 2-Year Contract With Phillies
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

MLB Free Agent Rumors: David Robertson Signs 2-Year Contract With Phillies

Fancred's Jon Heyman first suggested that a deal between the two sides appeared to be getting close ( via Twitter ), and The Athletic's Jayson Stark had reported shortly beforehand that there was "lots" of ta...More..

Kawhi Leonard: Return Game In San Antonio Is Going To Be Fun
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Kawhi Leonard: Return Game In San Antonio Is Going To Be Fun

We'll see what the fans show. Spurs: San Antonio will attempt to prove that it can win without the versatile superstar who helped them win the 2014 National Basketball Association title. That's what I hop...More..

Celtics GM Ainge: LeBron James' GOAT declaration is a 'Donald Trump approach'
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Celtics GM Ainge: LeBron James' GOAT declaration is a 'Donald Trump approach'

I don't know. Time will tell. "I don't even know if anybody knows who's the greatest of all time, because the eras are different". "We all sit at this table all the time and sing his praises". Ainge played wi...More..

Samir Nasri Signs With West Ham For Rest Of Season
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Samir Nasri Signs With West Ham For Rest Of Season

UEFA said the treatment contravened rules laid down by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), and an appeal against an initial six-month suspension resulted in an extension, which was backdated to July 1 2017. "T...More..

Jon Jones Trashes UFC Rankings With Classic Khabib Quote
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Jon Jones Trashes UFC Rankings With Classic Khabib Quote

I've been around him enough throughout my fight career, Jon's always been cool with me. I want to fight 3 times this year and leave zero doubt of my dominance as a champion. "That's what I'm bringing in 19". ...More..

Michael Schumacher's 50th birthday
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Michael Schumacher's 50th birthday

On Wednesday, however, the Schumacher family provided a rare public statement on their social media platforms. Speaking on Thursday, the day Schumacher turned 50, Wolff, who took charge of the Mercedes team...More..

MLB Rumors: This Team Plans To Have Face-To-Face Meeting With Bryce Harper
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

MLB Rumors: This Team Plans To Have Face-To-Face Meeting With Bryce Harper

The specifics of the deal are unknown and will likely remain that way until the 26-year-old agrees to terms with a team. Not to mention, the Machado bidding war could get awfully steep, especially with the New...More..

South Africa vs Pakistan: Dale Steyn lauds ‘phenomenal’ SA bowling attack
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

South Africa vs Pakistan: Dale Steyn lauds ‘phenomenal’ SA bowling attack

Azhar Ali hasn't been the batsman he was supposed to be after Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan's twin retirements, which means that in every match they go into, Pakistan hope to see something from a player who ...More..

Jermain Defoe Set To Join Rangers On Loan
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Jermain Defoe Set To Join Rangers On Loan

Jermain Defoe has joined Rangers on an 18-month loan deal from Premier League side Bournemouth, according to Sky Sports . Defoe - now 37 - has only played four times for the Cherries this season and is d...More..

Solari tight lipped on transfers as Real Madrid prepare to face Villarreal
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Solari tight lipped on transfers as Real Madrid prepare to face Villarreal

According to a UK Metro report citing Sun, Chelsea and Isco representatives had agreed a £75m deal including add-ons sending the deal to £100m, but the Los Blancos star suddenly demanded for more "cash"...More..