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Brad Underwood sets the bar high as he takes over at IL

IL fired John Groce last Saturday after five seasons and just one NCAA tournament appearance. Jeremy Werner of ESPN 93.5 FM in Champaign and the Illini Inqui...


Steve Smith disappointed with BCCI over Ravindra Jadeja-Matthew Wade sledge

Their fast bowlers were bowling at 140 plus", said the 28-year-old Jadeja after the third day's play. Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja (3-24) shared ...


After late goals broke Panama's hearts in 2013, United States returns

After dominating Honduras by playing brilliantly at home, the United States of America plays in Panama mindful that its last away game in the Hexagonal produced...


Home stadium of China's Shanghai Shenhua football club catches fire

The large stadium is home to Shanghai Shenhua. "Hey, Guo'an fan in the front, did you set the fire?" The latest reports suggested the fire had been containe...


Brandin Cooks Sets Record Straight On Trade From Saints To Patriots

This deal would involve the Saints and Butler agreeing in principle to a long-term deal that ensures he is paid closer to market value. Speaking of defense, t...


Marshawn Lynch or Adrian Peterson: Which one would you want?

According to ESPN , the Raiders are "strongly considering the acquisition" of Lynch, who has a " Beast Mode " apparel store in Oakland, where he was born and r...


Final Four teams set

A handful of lucky (or psychic) fans correctly predicted the surprising finalists: According to ESPN, of 18,797,085 online brackets, 657 correctly picked the Fi...


Jadeja shines for India as Aussies fade in final Test

Jadeja , who was declared the Man of the Match as well as the Man of the Series for his all-rounder performance throughout the four-match Test series win, claim...


Heads Up: Adele Says She May Never Tour Again

The British superstar has well and truly embraced Kiwi culture during her smash-hit tour. "I'm not sure if touring is my bag", she reportedly told her audie...


Robert Kraft Discusses Restricted Free-Agent Malcolm Butler's Contract Situation

He visited New Orleans for a couple of days earlier this month, met with coach Sean Payton and toured the facility to get a feel for his potential fit. After ...


Raiders Exodus? NFL Owners Mull Las Vegas Relocation Effort

They will play the next two seasons at StubHub Center in Carson before they and the Rams move into a $2.6 billion stadium now under construction at the site whe...


Pedro returns to Spain squad for games against Israel and France

Chelsea duo Diego Costa and Pedro have also been restored to the squad, although somewhat surprisingly their teammate Marcos Alonso has not made it, with Arsena...


Record: 7 series wins for Virat Kohli

It's just about making a headline or trying to get your name in the press, you could make such statements as well. Brad Hodge who is also the head coach of Gu...


III Apparel Group, Ltd. (GIII) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance

The Thomson Reuters consensus had expected earnings of $1.34 per share. In the recent times, some of the retailers have not reported their results as estimated ...


SC headed to Final Four

Devin Robison and KeVaughn Allen might be red hot, or not; same with PJ Dozier and Duane Notice . SC won both games. The NCAA Tournament will have its Fi...


LeBron James' attempt to wear goggles vs Wizards ended hilariously

Kemba Walker leads the hornets with 22.7 PPG. Now, for the bigger picture. But Tristan is still doing solid work all over the floor - shooting 69 percent fro...


Raiders Moving To Las Vegas

The few number of National Football League games that bring people to the stadiums makes them less useful than a new manufacturing plant or shopping center. "I ...


Dustin Johnson ponders staying in field for Shell Houston Open

The Johnson bandwagon rolls south to the Shell Houston Open this week, where he is bidding to become the first player since Woods a decade ago to win four conse...


Local flair as UConn set to face OR in Elite Eight

The UCLA men's basketball team had an 88-game winning streak that ended in 1974 and once was the sport's landmark record. The victory tied Geno Auriemma with ...


Captaincy 'a dream come true' for Brady

Martin O'Neill remains convinced Gareth Bale was fortunate not to see red as the Republic of Ireland's World Cup qualifier showdown with Wales turned ugly...


Owners may vote next week on Raiders' proposed Vegas move

To that end, Davis invited those fans to speak directly with him about his decision to move the team earlier in the press conference. The NFL owners on Mond...


Sidney Crosby slashed off the tip of Marc Methot's finger

Senators owner Eugene Melnyk unloaded on Crosby Friday morning, calling for the National Hockey League to suspend the Penguins superstar, which of course now ...


Russell Westbrook caps off Thunder comeback with game-winner

Westbrook then had an opportunity to put OKC up with on a shot with 19 seconds left, but missed long before the Mavs corralled the rebound and called a timeout....


'Hey Siri, 108': Police warn of prank circulating on social media

Did he cross a line? As with many smartphones and their digital assistants, dialing any worldwide emergency services number will re-direct the call to the equiv...


Arsenal legend slams club over handling of Mesut Ozil

Arsenal look set for a massive squad overhaul in the summer after another disappointing season and Mesut Ozil looks like one of the players who could be sol...


Black Caps v South Africa, third test, day four

The Black Caps skipper struck his 17th Test ton to move level with Martin Crowe for the most Test centuries for New Zealand . The captain smashed Vernon Phil...


Kendrick Lamar announces a new album and everyone's talking about it

Rumors of a new album from the Compton rapper have been stirring for months, but this is the first real sign that his fourth full-length is in the works. On it,...


India v Australia, fourth Test: Day 3 in pictures

While it is true that a vast majority of the all-rounder's wickets have come at home, that also has to do with the fact that he has played far more home games t...


WWE Bringing WrestleMania to China Live for First Time via Online Streaming

Plenty will be seen, with this having the potential to be one of the most exciting on the show. While no matches or special pre-advertised segments have been ...


Runners help carry worn out runner to half-marathon finish line

A visibly worn out woman appears to buckle up and become disoriented in the middle of the track when two men, noticing her vulnerable state, take her by the arm...


Arsenal player confirms permanent transfer to Premier League rivals on Instagram

We were constantly reminded of that at Liverpool when we were either European champions or defending league champions. Former Arsenal midfielder Robert Pires ...


LeBron James leads Cleveland Cavaliers past Charlotte Hornets

The reigning National Basketball Association champions led by as many as 12 in the first half and were in front for all of the second half as they bounced back ...


Syracuse 'motivates' North Carolina, South Carolina Final Four runs

But if two weekends of this tournament, if the red lines across your bracket, if the wandering Webfoots' dismantling of Kansas and South Carolina's dismantling ...


Inside The Matchup: 2017 NCAA Final Four

To varying degrees, you'll get those from the Orange should they be placed on your schedule. SC had just put the finishing touches on one of the more unli...


SC advances in NCAA tournament

The Gamecocks are a great story but Gonzaga may be the better team. The Oregon Ducks will be the underdogs with their No. 3 seed, as they face the top-seeded ...