• Isaac Haas out for remainder of NCAA Tournament with elbow fracture
Isaac Haas out for remainder of NCAA Tournament with elbow fracture

The Purdue men's basketball team had its first glimpse of Little Caesars Arena as it went through its final preparations for Friday's NCAA first-round contest against Cal State Fullerton. Purdue lost to MI in the finals of the Big Ten Tournament, but the Boilermakers have been tough to play against all season, which explains them receiving their...

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  • Henderson to start as Ireland bid for Grand Slam glory
Henderson to start as Ireland bid for Grand Slam glory

The video, which has seen been taken down from YouTube, shows Jones addressing an audience on behalf of Fuso, who are linked to England sponsors Mitsubishi. June 2016: The Midas touch was carried into the summer tour to Australia where the Wallabies were swept aside 3-0 in a thrilling Test series. Jones has won all 14 home matches in charge of E...

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  • CSKA and Arsenal FCs to clash in UEFA Europa League quarterfinals
CSKA and Arsenal FCs to clash in UEFA Europa League quarterfinals

CSKA lie third in the Russian league table, level on points with second-placed Spartak Moscow, and eight points behind leaders Lokomotiv. Although the 23-year-old has recorded just five top-flight starts this season, his comfortable display against an in-form AC Milan will leave Arsenal fans with some comfort.

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  • Case Keenum to Sign With Broncos
Case Keenum to Sign With Broncos

Cousins, 29, joins the team after playing six years with the Washington Redskins . Minnesota's Super Bowl window won't last forever. Yes, at least for the incoming season. This time, it's different. Sometimes he plays like a very good quarterback. In 12 seasons with the Saints , Brees has led the league in passing yards seven times, in co...

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  • Bengals should make a move for Tyrann Mathieu
Bengals should make a move for Tyrann Mathieu

Mathieu reportedly would have had a cap number of $14.1 million, which is more money than Arizona wanted to allot toward him. The 25-year-old became one of the more popular players in Arizona, going to one Pro Bowl during his five seasons with the Cardinals.

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  • Gonzaga dodges upset-minded UNC Greensboro, advances to second round
Gonzaga dodges upset-minded UNC Greensboro, advances to second round

By winning the WCC Tournament, the Zags secured their 20th consecutive spot in the NCAA Tournament . Gonzaga found itself down by two when Jordy Kuiper hit a layup with 1:46 left. That turnover, UNCG's 13th of the game, led to the Perkins basket, and Gonzaga finished the game scoring the final six points. No. 13 UNC-Greensboro nearly knocked...

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  • George Ford dropped for England's Six Nations finale against Ireland
George Ford dropped for England's Six Nations finale against Ireland

I really don't have anything else to say on the matter. "I'm happy to answer questions on the game coming up, but the other matter is dead". Unfortunately for Jones , the media does not work to serve his desire. "It's no advantage. We went through World Rugby, which is the proper channels so you're asking the wrong person." Jones' actions d...

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  • The secret behind David Warner's hand tape in South Africa
The secret behind David Warner's hand tape in South Africa

The reason behind this mask being the controversial one is Warner's wife Candice was once associated with Williams in a well-publicised incident in Sydney in 2007. CSA said Eksteen and Kazi were now subject to "internal processes". Australian players and officials are reportedly outraged about the photo. The Australian team and its management a...

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  • Arsenal beat AC Milan to reach Europa League quarterfinals
Arsenal beat AC Milan to reach Europa League quarterfinals

The lowest attendance record has been broken twice this campaign, against Doncaster in the Carabao Cup and BATE Borisov in the Europa League group stages. "Goals fuel strikers and they need them to feel good". "Hopefully our performances on the pitch will encourage everyone to come back", the Wales global said.

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  • UCL: Barcelona, Chelsea Clash For Last Eight
UCL: Barcelona, Chelsea Clash For Last Eight

Chelsea will be looking for every single chance to counter and that is where Barca's possession game can be risky for the Catalans themselves. In arguably one of the greatest Champions League games ever, Chelsea came from behind to advance to the 2012 UCL final with a 2-2 draw against Barcelona .

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  • Virginia's De'Andre Hunter will miss NCAA Tournament with broken left wrist
Virginia's De'Andre Hunter will miss NCAA Tournament with broken left wrist

Head coach Tony Bennett had multiple media availabilities on Tuesday morning and offered no indication of Hunter's injury, which occurred during the ACC Tournament, according to UVa's announcement. Hunter logged 18 minutes off the bench and scored 10 points against that game. Hunter averaged 9.2 points and 3.5 rebounds per game this season. T...

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  • Pellegrino sorry to leave Southampton in danger
Pellegrino sorry to leave Southampton in danger

They are only a point above third-bottom Crystal Palace with eight games to play, with their next fixture an FA Cup quarter-final with League One Wigan Athletic before a crucial trip to 16th-placed West Ham. "Some moments we managed this, some moments we couldn't, but we have been living a hard season for many reasons. I have enjoyed an awesome e...

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  • Champions League: Sevilla knock out Manchester United
Champions League: Sevilla knock out Manchester United

I did my best, the players did their best. When Mourinho selects Fellaini ahead of the likes of Pogba or Mata, it says everything about the manager's approach and his reluctance to trust his flair players in a finely-balanced European fixture.

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  • Packers to release wide receiver Jordy Nelson
Packers to release wide receiver Jordy Nelson

Does this mean the Packers will dive into every free agent opportunity that comes their way, with deals like Kirk Cousins' $28 million/year guaranteed with the Vikings? Graham will likely approach $9 million per year, if not more . Although there are no plans to bring Nelson back at the moment, Gutekunst believes Nelson will "contribute for some...

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  • Sam Bradford agrees to 1-year, $20 million deal with Arizona Cardinals
Sam Bradford agrees to 1-year, $20 million deal with Arizona Cardinals

Bradford, the first Sooner to surpass 8,000 career passing yards, was drafted first overall by St. Louis in 2010, then sustained ACL tears in 2013 and 2014. "That's the monkey wrench in the whole thing", Zimmer said at the National Football League scouting combine. The Cardinals also reportedly considered another former Vikings QB with a signif...

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  • NFL's Sean Smith Pleads Guilty to Assault ... Begins Jail Sentence
NFL's Sean Smith Pleads Guilty to Assault ... Begins Jail Sentence

Derek Carr might be throwing to someone with the same nine letters in his name, as the Raiders will sign tight end Derek Carrier, a source told the Bay Area News Group. During his stint with the Rams, Carrier recorded just 71 receiving yards on eight catches and 11 targets across 14 games of action. Carrier has 36 career receptions for 327 ya...

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  • Bangladesh defeat Sri Lanka
Bangladesh defeat Sri Lanka

Paceman Thakur led India's disciplined effort with the ball to restrict Sri Lanka to a below-par 152 for nine in a rain-hit match which was reduced to a 19-overs-a-side contest. Dhawan has scored 288 runs in his last 5 innings for the Men in Blue. But the left-hander looked in a hurry and in the process lost his wicket, chipping one straight ...

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  • Oklahoma basketball: Sooner women sneak into NCAA Tourney as a 12 seed
Oklahoma basketball: Sooner women sneak into NCAA Tourney as a 12 seed

Oklahoma will go as far as Trae Young carries them, so it will try to see if he can carry it past a first-round game against Rhode Island . And Oklahoma had six wins against top 35 RPI [teams]. In other words, virtually identical to the Sooners except with one more victory and a better head-to-head record. 1 seed Kansas twice, topping teams r...

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  • 49ers make deal with (former devil), Richard Sherman
49ers make deal with (former devil), Richard Sherman

During an interview with KIRO-AM, Sherman stated that the Seahawks were set to release him and thus, break apart what has been a vaunted defense for the Seahawks since 2012. The tolling rule applies to players who, in the final season of their contract, remain on PUP as of their team's sixth regular-season game. The 49ers contacted Sherman ...

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  • Aubameyang Reveals The Real Reason He Joined Arsenal
Aubameyang Reveals The Real Reason He Joined Arsenal

It is quite fortunate that it was against Deeney. Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira has admitted he would love to manage the club "someday", but has no intention of replacing under-fire Arsene Wenger at the helm. "Then you carry the chance that you might qualify for the Champions League ". That kept us out of trouble. But we dealt well with the ...

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  • Browns-Packers deal a swap of disappointing high picks
Browns-Packers deal a swap of disappointing high picks

Per a report from NFL.com's Ian Rapoport , the Browns have traded the former Notre Dame standout to the Green Bay Packers for cornerback Damarious Randall . His comments did not sit well with head coach Mike McCarthy . Both teams are rebuilding but the Browns are rebuilding at a rapid pace. Providing Rodgers remains healthy, it will be y...

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  • Stephen Curry to Sit Out vs. Trail Blazers, Timberwolves with Ankle Injury
Stephen Curry to Sit Out vs. Trail Blazers, Timberwolves with Ankle Injury

The Golden State Warriors will be without two-time MVP Steph Curry for at least the next two games as he recovers from a lingering ankle injury, according to Anthony Slater of The Athletic . Aldridge was able to return after missing just one game, but he didn't look like himself on a night that he scored just seven points. And the Spurs ...

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  • Bracketology 2018: Davidson wins the A 10 title, ruining someone's NCAA dreams
Bracketology 2018: Davidson wins the A 10 title, ruining someone's NCAA dreams

Sparked off the bench by Fatts Russell and guided to the finish by Jeff Dowtin , the Rams overcame the determined Hawks, 90-87, at Capital One Arena. The sophomore point guard didn't commit a turnover in 32 minutes, his ninth error-free game of the season. Cyril Langevine gave Rhode Island its first lead at 73-71 when he completed a 3-point play...

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  • What Makes the Tournament Exciting — March Madness
What Makes the Tournament Exciting — March Madness

The ACC has a national-best five teams in the AP Top 25. Syracuse. Finally, an ACC tourney win for the Orange (20-12, 39 RPI ). Jacobson and Dutta studied teams who were 10 seeds or higher in past NCAA Tournaments as well as No. Cincinnati, Houston and Wichita State each split with each other and went a combined 38-4 against the rest of the ...

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  • Collin Sexton leads Alabama past No. 16 Auburn in the SEC Tournament
Collin Sexton leads Alabama past No. 16 Auburn in the SEC Tournament

After John Petty banked in a three-pointer from near the top of the key (thoughts of Texas A&M banking in threes against United Kingdom last month might have come to mind), Gabriel stymied Alabama's momentum by making a three from the left corner.

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  • Georgia Bulldogs Fire Mark Fox
Georgia Bulldogs Fire Mark Fox

Current assistant coach Jonas Hayes, a former Georgia player, has also been mentioned as a candidate. Georgia made only 28.3 percent of its field-goal attempts. The Bulldogs scored the first basket of the game on a William Jackson II jumper and never led from that point on. A year later, the Bulldogs returned to the NCAA Tournament , again e...

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  • West Ham Fans Invade Pitch In Ownership Protest
West Ham Fans Invade Pitch In Ownership Protest

A depleted West Ham United defence is hoping to hold firm against a Burnley side who are back to winning ways but have failed to score in five of their last seven away league fixtures. Burnley are masters of keeping a game tight and may just find a way of bullying the West Ham defence into conceding a couple of times to give the Clarets their f...

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  • Man City ease through despite rare home loss to Basel
Man City ease through despite rare home loss to Basel

Manchester City lost 2-1 to Basle on Wednesday night, but still qualified for the last eight of the Champions League . Despite the defeat, the runaway Premier League leaders advanced to the quarter-final stage of the competition with a 5-1 aggregate score.

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  • Team Sky welcomes possible new cycling governing body investigation
Team Sky welcomes possible new cycling governing body investigation

It added that the widespread therapeutic use exemption (TUE) system was open to abuse. "[Sky] had, at the time , the TUE agreement. There is a big gap between what he said in the beginning and what we have learned, step by step". They have the power of investigation. "I would like them to do this, to see if there is some violation of anti-dopi...

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  • De Gea still waiting for Man United to offer new contract
De Gea still waiting for Man United to offer new contract

Real Madrid will be on the lookout for a new goalkeeper and while all the signs point towards them turning their attention towards Thibaut Courtois, De Gea's potential availability might just tempt them to reignite their interest in the Spaniard.

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  • Mark Cuban Denies 2011 Allegation of Sexual Assault
Mark Cuban Denies 2011 Allegation of Sexual Assault

The woman claimed Cuban reached inside her trousers and penetrated her vagina with his finger while they were taking a picture in a Portland nightclub. She said she told her friend and boyfriend the same night about the alleged incident. The SI report included claims of inappropriate sexual conduct by former CEO Terdema Ussery and raised questi...

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  • Fiorentina and Cagliari retire number 13 in honour of Astori
Fiorentina and Cagliari retire number 13 in honour of Astori

His wife was informed of the news by Fiorentina directors who visited her personally, while Astori's parents, who live in Bergamo, were told on the telephone. Most poignant, however, were the words of Astori's Azzurri teammate, the legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon . " I rarely publicly express my thoughts on a person, because I always...

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  • Watch OJ Simpson 'Confess' to Murdering Nicole Brown
Watch OJ Simpson 'Confess' to Murdering Nicole Brown

Be accountable. Look at yourself in the mirror and say, 'That's the person that I started this career with and hopefully that'll be the same person I end up as, ' " he said. "I do remember that. And I don't know why he went by Nicole's house but he told me, 'You wouldn't believe what's going on over there.' And I remember thinking whatever's going ...

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  • Cavs' Thompson to miss several games with sprained ankle
Cavs' Thompson to miss several games with sprained ankle

Nance Jr.'s efforts against the Pistons helped the Cavaliers break a two-game slide and remain one-half game ahead of the Indiana Pacers for third place in both the Eastern Conference and first in the Central Division. "The guys were giving me all the opportunity in the world to make my shots, and I just happened to be making them". The Nugge...

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  • Triathlete Has Legs Nearly Sawed Off In Mysterious Attack While Training
Triathlete Has Legs Nearly Sawed Off In Mysterious Attack While Training

Dennis Jackson‚ director of the SA Elite Athlete Development programme - which Gwala is a part of - said the motive for the attack remained a mystery. The athlete's training partner Sandile Shange has told the BBC that Gwala had been involved in a potentially-fatal attack involving a chainsaw and an attempt at amputating his prized set of lim...

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  • Supreme Court reverses High Court determination on constitutional rights of the 'unborn'
Supreme Court reverses High Court determination on constitutional rights of the 'unborn'

Responding to the judgment , Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan said: "I welcome the clarity that this Supreme Court judgement provides regarding the status of the unborn within the constitution". But he said it had been possible to reach a consensus on the issue and the decision of the seven-judge court was unanimous. Voters will be asked ...

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  • 4 dead as militants attack forces in Kashmir, says Army
4 dead as militants attack forces in Kashmir, says Army

The slain militant was identified by police as Aamir Ahmad Malik of Harmain, Shopian . "The vehicles sped off", said the Army officials. "During the search, three bodies were found in one vehicle". The leaders of both the parties and claimed that the killings can be justified under no circumstances. Reports said police arrested dozens of stude...

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  • Mind the gap: Tottenham Hotspur fans will love this Arsenal statistic
Mind the gap: Tottenham Hotspur fans will love this Arsenal statistic

Arsene Wenger avoided giving direct answers to questions regarding his future after Arsenal fell to another damaging defeat, this time at Brighton and Hove Albion. We don't go into games with our heads down". Then we'll see where we go from there. "You deserve better. That's all I have to say", he wrote on Twitter.

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  • Bears CB Kyle Fuller off the market for Raiders
Bears CB Kyle Fuller off the market for Raiders

It's worth wondering if confidence in the ability to re-sign Fuller has played into the Bears' decision to not use the tag. If Fuller gets a contract offer from another team, the Bears have seven days to match it, ensuring that they hold first rights to the player.

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  • Crystal Palace v Manchester United Preview
Crystal Palace v Manchester United Preview

Manchester United dealt Crystal Palace a deflating blow, and fortified its own position in the Premier League top four, with a dramatic three-goal comeback at Selhurst Park on Monday night. For the most part, United's defense should do well to close him out. Marcus Rashford came on for Scott McTominay and the young Englishman nearly made a...

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  • Arsenal Players Apologise To Fans For Brighton Shambles
Arsenal Players Apologise To Fans For Brighton Shambles

We need two teams to collapse and I don't see that happening. "I know it's hard at the moment in this hard period we are going through as a team but we need you". Koscielny said "of course" the players are behind Wenger but the 32-year-old France worldwide acknowledged results must improve. 'Back in the day, you knew you were going to be in...

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  • Oakland Raiders' Aldon Smith checks into rehab after alleged incident
Oakland Raiders' Aldon Smith checks into rehab after alleged incident

Last year, Smith was detained for "public intoxication" after a auto crash with an unmarked police vehicle. Smith has not played in the National Football League since 2015 but is on Oakland's reserve/suspended list. Police are seeking Smith in hopes of questioning him about the incident. There were three DUI allegations, a hit-and-run vandali...

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  • Shaquem Griffin smashes records, leaves National Football League in disbelief at draft work-outs
Shaquem Griffin smashes records, leaves National Football League in disbelief at draft work-outs

In 2014, he ran a 4.52, which wouldn't be fast enough to beat Griffin's first 40-yard dash time, but would beat Griffin's second time of a 4.58. Coincidentally, Griffin's first run was identical to his twin brother, Shaquill Griffin , who ran a 4.38 at the combine previous year.

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  • Everton manager Sam Allardyce realistic over tenure but 'surprised' by future speculation
Everton manager Sam Allardyce realistic over tenure but 'surprised' by future speculation

Sam Allardyce has defended his decision to take off Cenk Tosun after it was met by anger from Everton fans in the away end at Burnley . A miserable afternoon was compounded for the out-of-form visitors when Ashley Williams capped off a poor personal performance with a red card in the closing stages as Everton were left with only one win...

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  • Live cricket scores of New Zealand vs England, 3rd ODI in Wellington
Live cricket scores of New Zealand vs England, 3rd ODI in Wellington

Betting first, England were 234 all out in stipulated 50 overs. England have taken a 2-1 lead in the ODI series against New Zealand after a thrilling four-run victory in Wellington . New Zealand's middle order then failed to deal with England's spin duo - Ali having Mark Chapman (8) caught at backward point, pinning Tom Latham (0) l...

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  • Mike Zimmer says Sam Bradford has 'degenerative' knee issue
Mike Zimmer says Sam Bradford has 'degenerative' knee issue

Mike Zimmer didn't leave much to be read between the lines when talking to local media Thursday at the NFL Scouting Combine . There are a lot of factors at play here, but sort of questioning a guy like this to the public doesn't seem like the wisest move to me.

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  • Benitez warns Klopp to win trophies at Liverpool
Benitez warns Klopp to win trophies at Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp has confirmed two of his players have been struck down by illness this week as Liverpool prepare for the visit of Newcastle on Saturday night. "[The weather] was fine", Benitez said. Although he's set to retain the defence from the previous match, there could be changes in midfield and attack.

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  • Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic hints at 2018 World Cup swansong
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic hints at 2018 World Cup swansong

And Pogba, speaking at the opening of a Padel centre in Stockholm, made it clear that Zlatan would play an important role for Man United this season. "I'm always happy to help the team", Lindelof told MUTV . I want to play, with the club team, with the national team, it's the same thing. Sweden came second to France in World Cup qualifying G...

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  • The heroes of PyeongChang 2018
The heroes of PyeongChang 2018

The closing ceremony started with the Olympic Stadium aglow with lights, and the crowd counting down together to say "one", when performers representing the athletes entered the stadium. But the Chinese are not very engaged with winter sports, like skiing. Norway came out on top of the medal count in dominating fashion. Loved the energy that everyo...

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  • Rajinikanth's Kaala Teaser Postponed, Dhanush Shares Update
Rajinikanth's Kaala Teaser Postponed, Dhanush Shares Update

However, Dhanush took to Twitter to announce that the teaser release has been postponed to March 2 due to the demise of Jayaendra Saraswati Shankaracharya. The main plot of " Kaala " revolves around the oppressed Tamil of Mumbai and Rajinikanth will be reportedly seen playing the role of a don. It is the sequel of Robo movie directed by Shankar...

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