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Pique illness leaves Barca short-staffed in defence against Las Palmas

We are aware that the season is a long one. But the referee spared himself the aggravation, deeming Samuel Umtiti close enough to get across and showing a yello...


Bradley Beal Gave the Washington Wizards Life — Washington Wizards

There have been a number of star turns - from mighty Isaiah Thomas to Al Horford to John Wall to Bradley Beal . Friday night, he ascended the throne and decl...


Why Concussion Spotters Couldn't Pull Sidney Crosby From Game 6 Vs. Capitals

It has been quite a ride for the Washington Capitals. The Capitals won 5-2 to force a Game 7. "I think we're a really good team when we play desperate, and th...


Arsenal have three injury issues v Sunderland

Arsenal won 4-1 away to Stoke City on Saturday but they are now waiting on the fitness of Laurent Koscielny (calf) and Alexis Sanchez (thigh) ahead of the matc...


Yoel Romero Opens As Favorite in Fight With Michael Bisping

One person St-Pierre (25-2 MMA, 19-2 UFC) said is not on his radar is fellow former longtime UFC champion Anderson Silva (34-8 MMA, 16-4 UFC). "It's something...


Mike D'Antoni suggests James Harden may need more rest next season

Harden was not at Toyota Center for his exit interview Friday, but he took the blame for the Rockets game six loss right after it finished. "'Hey, you're nicked...


Ryan Johansen says Ryan Kesler 'doesn't do anything that makes sense'

Sometimes it went beyond that, like when Kesler delivered an elbow to Johansen's head or when Johansen high-sticked Kesler in the face. When he has not gone h...


Diamondbacks' Iannetta hit in face with pitch, walks off

The Diamondbacks defeated the Pirates 11-4. Josh Bell walked to load the bases before Francisco Cervelli hit into a double play as the tying run scored. Jeff ...


Ireland's likely World Cup 2019 quarter final opponents have ruined our day

They will be joined in Pool B by Connor O'Shea's Italy , the victor of a repechage tournament and the number one qualifier from Africa - most likely to be Na...


Mourinho: Manchester United lack strength in depth to fight in two competitions

Speaking in 2013, Mourinho, who had just succeed Benitez as Blues boss, told the BBC: "I don't want to win the Europa League". We had to do it. Zlatan Ibrah...


A lesson in comebacks from the Anaheim Ducks

Game 6 was a taste of the pressure in elimination games, and the Oilers made a strong statement by scoring five times in the first period and winning big. Whi...


Roger Federer to miss French Open and focus on grass court season

Federer will not play at Roland Garros this year as the 2009 champion chose to focus on winning more titles on grass and on hard courts this year. He could al...


Washington Wizards at Boston Celtics - 5/2/17 NBA Playoffs Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The Wizards, who led 42-29 after the first period, became the first team since the National Basketball Association introduced a shot clock in 1954 to lose the...


Stuart Baxter South Africa football coach stresses winning mentality

Safa president Danny Jordaan flanked Baxter and said it was a "unanimous decision" to hand the coach a second stint in the job. "I'm really looking forward ...


Zidane reveals only condition he can continue as Real Madrid manager

This time the French worldwide found the net, albeit with a bit of fortune as Navas got a hand to his mishit spot-kick but couldn't keep it out. In the last 1...


Pune rise above Kings XI into IPL finals

Dan Christian , who has played second fiddled to Stokes till now, will have to take on more responsibility when Rising Pune Supergiant take the field against ...


National Hockey League playoff schedule 2017: It's a Game 7 doubleheader

After two dominant performances by the Washington Capitals in Games 5 and 6, the Pittsburgh Penguins have now found themselves in a decisive Game 7 against ...


Carlos Martinez gets 2 hits, Cardinals beat Cubs 5-3

Martinez powered up in just his second game of the season, hitting his second home run of the game in the ninth inning to lift Detroit over host Los Angeles. St...


Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur dominate Premier League Yearly award nominations

It's all down to Conte. If Conte's men beat Watford and relegated Sunderland on Sunday's final day, Chelsea would become the first team in the Premier Leag...


Pep Guardiola praises referee for "brave" penalty decision

Riyad Mahrez won a penalty and thought he'd converted it, only for eagled-eyed referee Robert Madley to notice he'd struck the ball twice in the process of...


Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win fifth title

The Spaniard and four-time victor in Madrid got off to a dream start in the 50th meeting between the two great rivals, winning every point in the first game t...


Isaiah Thomas rips Draymond Green for Kelly Olynyk comments

ET on TNT as the Wizards seek to even the series before heading back to the hostile TD Garden for Game 5. "That was insane", Green said on "Uninterrupted's...


Leonard's injury spotlights a debated and unsafe National Basketball Association play

Leonard left the game after reinjuring his tender left ankle in the third quarter when Pachulia's foot slid under Leonard's following a jumper by the All-Star f...


Nadal defeats Thiem to claim fifth Madrid Masters crown

These tournaments are so strong, so it's fantastic for me to go that far. Tomorrow I'll wake up with joy, and I will want to do things even better. He lost to A...


Arsenal's Wenger finally gets best of old foe

Even if I get another red card, then that happens. He said that he had felt really bad in the last fifteen games they had played against Arsenal and had see...


Wizards look to protect home court, force Game 7

So we'll wait for the four years to run out. LINE HISTORY: The Wizards opened as 4.5-point home favorites with their backs against the wall in Game 6, and b...


India name squad for Champions Trophy

The BCCI is furious at the ICC for amending its rules to divert power and money away from cricket's major powers: India, England and Australia. Dhawan on Mond...


Florida Gov. to search yet again for new chief of staff

Almost 113 million tourists — majority from the USA — visited a year ago, despite concerns that news events would turn them away. Scott, however, warned that ...


Zidane, Ready to Make History with Real Madrid

When we get a star man in the Premier League - Chelsea and Eden Hazard, it's " Real Madrid want him". The Spanish global and four-time victor of the competit...


McGirt, Hughes lead Players after Scott stumbles

And the 37-year-old American joins 26-year-old Hughes at the top of the leaderboard after the 2016 RSM Classic victor fired a bogey-free round which included fi...


The New York Yankees Retire Derek Jeter's #2 Jersey

Current Houston Astros DH Carlos Beltran, who played the first of his three seasons with the Yankees in Jeter's final year of 2014, was very close with the Ca...


Tony Cascarino find a weakness in Romelu Lukaku's game

I'm buzzing with that, it's a huge result for us". The Toffees have little left to play for this term and are virtually assured of a seventh-placed finish; th...


Right-back Zabaleta to leave Man City

He was also key on the right flank as City won the 2011-12 Premier League title, and by the time they won the prize again in 2013-14, Zabaleta had cemented ...


Mahomes, 3 others allegedly robbed by suspect they believed was armed

An armed man exited his auto and approached Mahomes and the other individuals as they were leaving their own vehicle outside a home, said the Smith County Sheri...


Seven free agent targets who could fix the Raptors' three-point woes

He was in uniform for Game 3 but did not play and was scratched from Game 4. Meanwhile, Powell has always been considered the young player most likely to evol...