Sports


Michigan State, Texas Tech get ready for a Final Four grind Michigan State, Texas Tech get ready for a Final Four grind
- Апреля 06, 2019

The only current coaches who know their way around any better are Mike Krzyzewski and Roy Williams, and both of their teams are sitting at home. "I've been to like 24 Final Fours", Beard said. The sophomore is the team's third-leading scorer and top rebounder. He says defense wins championships and Texas Tech is going to put that mantra to the test. (more...)
Murray State G Morant to enter National Basketball Association draft Murray State G Morant to enter National Basketball Association draft
- Апреля 06, 2019

Morant announced yesterday that he is entering the 2019 NBA Draft . It's been an absolute privilege to get to coach you, Ja, an absolute privilege to welcome the Morant family into our family here at Murray State. Morant averaged 24.5 points and led the nation with 10 assists per game this season, highlighted by a triple-double against Marquette in a first-round win in the NCAA Tournament . (more...)
Gregg Popovich Got Ejected One Minute Into The Game In Denver Gregg Popovich Got Ejected One Minute Into The Game In Denver
- Апреля 06, 2019

Then, Popovich headed for the exit. The best, most Popovichian part of the whole surreal scene came after Wednesday's game, when he "joined" Nuggets Coach Michael Malone's news conference, with a curt, "excuse me, excuse me, excuse me". (more...)
Pandya-fan Fleming not too anxious by MI drubbing Pandya-fan Fleming not too anxious by MI drubbing
- Апреля 05, 2019

He is a quality player. "(If) we are reaching more than four hours, we are defeating the objective of the short format", Fleming, a former New Zealand captain, said. Little more than a decade ago, when Twenty20 cricket took baby steps, it's major appeal was its pace. "So, we have had couple of games which have been dewy, so wiping the ball was a consideration". (more...)
Browns to sign Morgan Burnett, create ex-Packers safety duo
- Апреля 05, 2019

Gilbert, 27, was drafted by the then-St. His 2,152 passing yards led the league, his 60.6 completion percentage was third among those with at least 200 pass attempts, and his 13 touchdown passes were second-most. However, he got hurt during training camp and eventually lost his starting job to rookie Terrell Edmunds, a first-round draft pick. Randall was used exclusively as a cornerback, despite his desire to play safety, while Burnett bounced around between safety and linebacker. (more...)
An AAF Player Has Signed With An NFL Franchise
- Апреля 05, 2019

The Chiefs will give Reaser $100,000 up front in the form of a $50,000 signing bonus, a $25,000 workout bonus and a $25,000 roster bonus, the source said. He appeared in 30 games for San Francisco and Kansas City from 2014-17. He signed with the Chiefs later that season and was a member of the practice squad before being called up for one game. (more...)
Neil Lennon Mocks Steven Gerrard Gerrard After Recent Celtic Complaints Neil Lennon Mocks Steven Gerrard Gerrard After Recent Celtic Complaints
- Апреля 05, 2019

Describing all his players' behaviour as "exemplary under vast provocation", Lennon insisted Brown's treatment from the opposition was "disgraceful". Scott Brown has nothing to defend himself for. We should be talking about our form since the turn of the year. It was announced earlier today that there will be a hearing on May 2nd to determine whether there's been a breach of Disciplinary Rule 77 which is related to acting "in the best interests of Association Football ". (more...)
New Era unveils Buffalo Bills 2019 NFL Draft on-stage hat New Era unveils Buffalo Bills 2019 NFL Draft on-stage hat
- Апреля 05, 2019

Owens is among numerous National Football League alumni on tap to make an appearance at the podium, along with Hall of Famers Orlando Pace, Darrell Green, Rayfield Wright, Jackie Slater, James Lofton and Carl Eller. Keisel was drafted in the seventh round of the 2002 NFL Draft and spent 12 seasons with the Steelers and was a member of the Super Bowl XL and XLIII teams. (more...)
Blue Jays bats go quiet as Toronto loses to Baltimore Orioles again Blue Jays bats go quiet as Toronto loses to Baltimore Orioles again
- Апреля 05, 2019

Hess didn't seem to be too happy about the decision. "I don't know when that's going to happen but we're going to hit". All the excitement surrounding new leadership and a brand new season quickly disappeared as Andrew Cashner allowed three runs in the first inning, including a rocket off the bat of Yankees' slugger Luke Voit . (more...)
Williams causing buzz with Aggies Williams causing buzz with Aggies
- Апреля 05, 2019

Texas A&M missed the NCAA tournament this season after reaching the Sweet 16 past year. "Coach Williams made a very positive impact on the culture of our basketball program at Virginia Tech", Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock said in a statement on Wednesday morning. (more...)
Women finally get their day at Augusta, Golf News & Top Stories Women finally get their day at Augusta, Golf News & Top Stories
- Апреля 05, 2019

They had a one-shot lead over Kaleigh Telfer of South Africa. The field of 72 plays two rounds there, before the top 30 will make history during Saturday's final round as the first women to play a tournament at Augusta National Golf Club. (more...)
Fawad Chaudhry explains why Pakistan banned IPL Fawad Chaudhry explains why Pakistan banned IPL
- Апреля 05, 2019

The minister said that the new division will be headed by Dr Sania Nishtar and it will coordinate functions of different organisations under the newly launched Ehsas Programme. "The Ministry of Information requested the Federal Cabinet to ban the IPL, as India tried to cause damage to our tournament in an organised way", Chaudhry said. (more...)
Sarri reveals hopes for Hudson-Odoi and Loftus-Cheek's long-term futures Sarri reveals hopes for Hudson-Odoi and Loftus-Cheek's long-term futures
- Апреля 05, 2019

He played very well, and an assist for the first goal. For context, Sergio Aguero is the only other Premier League player that has recorded a higher goals per 90 minutes rate (.86) than the English midfielder (.80) this season. The 18-year-old Hudson-Odoi, who has been courted by Bayern Munich and the object of keen interest at home and overseas, proved lively and influential throughout the match. (more...)
Manchester City's Mendy must prove himself to play again - Guardiola Manchester City's Mendy must prove himself to play again - Guardiola
- Апреля 05, 2019

City's victory against Cardiff was their eighth consecutive Premier League win and puts them back in pole position in the Premier League . A 2-0 defeat against champions Manchester City means the Bluebirds are still in the relegation zone, five points adrift of Burnley . (more...)
Zidane Zidane Defends Marcelo Selection After Real Madrid Defeat Zidane Zidane Defends Marcelo Selection After Real Madrid Defeat
- Апреля 05, 2019

With eight games to go, Zidane is eager to help Marcelo recover his form and show off his skills that turned him into one of the best left-back in the world. Zinedine Zidane appeared in the Mestalla press room to assess the clash with Valencia: "We started the game strongly with good possession, pressing high up". (more...)
Conor McGregor tries to pick a Twitter fight with Mark Wahlberg Conor McGregor tries to pick a Twitter fight with Mark Wahlberg
- Апреля 05, 2019

But others cautioned the MMA fighter that Walhberg could be victorious. Mark Wahlberg is being challenged by MMA fighter Conor McGregor . "The guy's never been disrespected, definitely not by me". Last week UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov revealed via social media that he's returning to the Octagon very soon and even UFC head honcho also confirmed that Russian is planning to return to competition in September. (more...)
Former 'Canes player Mark Walton arrested for third time this year Former 'Canes player Mark Walton arrested for third time this year
- Апреля 05, 2019

Cincinnati Bengals running back Mark Walton was reportedly arrested on Thursday stemming from charges due to a March 12 incident. The auto eventually pulled into the front yard of a home and Walton ran off. Walton had also rented the BMW in his own name, police said. He was a fourth round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. Walton has already been involved in two other criminal cases. (more...)
Round 2 of Augusta National Women’s Amateur begins Round 2 of Augusta National Women’s Amateur begins
- Апреля 05, 2019

McDowell (above) arrives in Texas on the back of a first win since 2015 in the Corales Puntacana Resort and Club Championship, but that did not earn a Masters invite as it was an opposite-field event played in the same week as the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play. (more...)
Nelson would struggle to say no if Rodgers asked him back Nelson would struggle to say no if Rodgers asked him back
- Апреля 05, 2019

The 49ers took Smith with the No. 1 overall pick of the 2005 NFL Draft. "Aaron's always had a chip on his shoulder with Mike", says Ryan Grant, the Packers' starting running back from 2007 to 2012. McCarthy allegedly scheduled secret massages in his office while allowing assistants to run team meetings. Dunne wrote this: "About once a week, a meeting would start up and McCarthy was MIA". (more...)
Thursday NHL game preview: Tampa Bay Lightning at Toronto Maple Leafs Thursday NHL game preview: Tampa Bay Lightning at Toronto Maple Leafs
- Апреля 05, 2019

Down 1-0 after the first, the Lightning got even at 5:37 of the second with the Leafs on a power play. Staal and Hamilton each scored in the third period, including the final one into an empty net by Hamilton. Toronto , third in the Atlantic Division, is assured of facing second-place Boston in the first round, and the Maple Leafs still have a slim chance of passing the Bruins for home-ice advantage in the series. (more...)