Sports


Browns are 'aggressively' trying to trade cornerback Joe Haden Browns are 'aggressively' trying to trade cornerback Joe Haden
- August 29, 2017

Haden, from 2010 to 2014, was one of the best corners in the NFL. He underwent surgery during the offseason to fix a groin injury that severely limited him in 2016. The Browns owe Haden $4 million guaranteed this year, but they can get out of the deal with little liability next spring. The Philadelphia Eagles would have been a logical landing spot, but they have already made moves for players like Ronald Darby and given they barely have enough cap space to fit Haden, they missed out. (more...)
Rockets pitch in to help Hurricane Harvey victims Rockets pitch in to help Hurricane Harvey victims
- August 29, 2017

People walk through the flooded waters of Telephone Rd.in Houston on August 27, 2017 as the U.S. fourth city city battles with tropical storm Harvey and resulting floods. The donation is the largest of many contributions by Houston's sports teams and athletes in recent days. Houston Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt has helped raise more than $1 million after first asking people to help him raise $500,000 . (more...)
Chelsea goalkeeper Courtois urges Belgium not to push fit-again Hazard Chelsea goalkeeper Courtois urges Belgium not to push fit-again Hazard
- August 29, 2017

The 22-year-old joins from Hungarian side Ujpest and will link up with Chelsea's development squad. The younger Hazard has played for White Star Brussels and Zulte Waregem FC, prior to joining Ujpest in 2015. The Blues are working hard on completing a number of late deals with just 48 hours left in the transfer window. Chelsea have created 446 chances in the Premier League this season. (more...)
Art Briles no longer taking job as Hamilton Tiger-Cats assistant Art Briles no longer taking job as Hamilton Tiger-Cats assistant
- August 29, 2017

Former Baylor coach Art Briles was sacked after Baylor's football program came under fire in 2016 when it was revealed university officials failed to take action following alleged sexual assaults. "We wish Mr. Briles all the best in his future endeavours". Mitchell said he was "very emotional" when he was told he was no longer welcome to join the team. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp sends message to Arsenal fans about Mesut Ozil Jurgen Klopp sends message to Arsenal fans about Mesut Ozil
- August 29, 2017

In the absence of Philippe Coutinho, the wide forward has become the key member alongside Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino in what could become a lethal front three for Liverpool this season. Not that Klopp's three-man midfield and three-pronged attack should have come as any surprise to the Arsenal manager after selecting Aaron Ramsey and Granit Xhaka as his supposed midfield shield. (more...)
Gilead to buy Kite Pharma for about $12 billion Gilead to buy Kite Pharma for about $12 billion
- August 29, 2017

In 2015, the Los Angeles Times referred to Kite Pharma as " one of the hottest biotech start-ups on Wall Street ". The lowest target is $96.0 while the high is $96.0. It has outperformed by 38.77% the S&P500. Since February 27, 2017, it had 5 buys, and 12 selling transactions for $6.87 million activity. Consummation of the tender offer is subject to the tender of a simple majority of outstanding Kite shares on a fully diluted basis, plus expiration or termination of the waiting ... (more...)
Liverpool turn down £25m Crystal Palace bid for Mamadou Sakho Liverpool turn down £25m Crystal Palace bid for Mamadou Sakho
- August 29, 2017

With Sam Allardyce departing shortly after, however, to be replaced by Frank de Boer, Palace's intention to return with a permanent offer came under doubt. A back-up forward is also needed, while there could still be departures if it would ease the pressure to meet Financial Fair Play and short-term cost control measures handed down by the Premier League. (more...)
49ers trade Vance McDonald to Steelers 49ers trade Vance McDonald to Steelers
- August 29, 2017

The 49ers will take a cap hit of $4.2 million for releasing McDonald . About nine months after signing Vance McDonald to a contract extension , the San Francisco 49ers announced Tuesday they have traded the tight end to the Pittsburgh Steelers . (more...)
National Basketball Association 2K18 Features Guest Commentary From KG and Kobe National Basketball Association 2K18 Features Guest Commentary From KG and Kobe
- August 29, 2017

The two met in a memorable 2008 NBA Finals that reignited the Lakers-Celtics rivalry, with Garnett's Celtics prevailing in six. The trailer did show Bryant giving commentary for a Los Angeles Lakers game while Garnett provided some commentary for the Boston Celtics and Minnesota Timberwolves. (more...)
Nicholas Adam Blakely, Stetson football player, dies after collapsing at practice Nicholas Adam Blakely, Stetson football player, dies after collapsing at practice
- August 29, 2017

Blakely came to Stetson after a standout career at Georgia high school powerhouse Archer in Lawrenceville. Blakely was transported to Florida Hospital DeLand, where he died. The team was preparing for its season opener at Sacred Heart University on Saturday in CT. Blakely, who arrived at the FCS program from Lawrenceville, Georgia, didn't play during his freshman campaign with the Hatters. (more...)
Hurricane Harvey's Stinging Nightmare: Floating Fire Ant Colonies Hurricane Harvey's Stinging Nightmare: Floating Fire Ant Colonies
- August 29, 2017

Nester, a specialist with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, told Houstonia magazine. Unfortunately, that "new place" could be someone wading through the water to safety. Fire ants are "one of few insects capable of building big structures with their bodies by linking them together, according to Vox ". If the water is moving or being pushed or rushed forward, the colonies will move at a higher rate of speed. (more...)
Olympic runner David Torrence found dead in Arizona swimming pool Olympic runner David Torrence found dead in Arizona swimming pool
- August 29, 2017

Firefighters who responded to the scene pulled Torrence from the pool, and declared him dead, according to the statement. Officials do not believe any foul play was involved in Torrence's death, but a medical examiner is still working to determine the cause of death. (more...)
Donating to Harvey relief efforts: How, when, what to give Donating to Harvey relief efforts: How, when, what to give
- August 29, 2017

I've been a person who's partaken in every one of them'. 'At this point, it's a serious matter. He listed off his famous friends to make financial donations. Hart challenged the likes of Beyonce , Jay Z and Justin Timberlake to donate $25,000 each to help those affected by the devastating damage caused by the hurricane in Texas in an Instagram video over the weekend. (more...)
Cavs Owner Kills $140 Million Deal to Renovate Quicken Loans Arena Cavs Owner Kills $140 Million Deal to Renovate Quicken Loans Arena
- August 29, 2017

A group called the Greater Cleveland Congregations opposed the upgrades because they believe the money should be used to renovate inner-city neighborhoods . The team also said the project would create over 2,500 construction jobs, increase the arena's job base to 3,200 and increase tax revenues for the city and other neighborhoods. (more...)
Windies victory hopes take a beating as England rebound Windies victory hopes take a beating as England rebound
- August 29, 2017

On a testing final morning for the visitors' batsmen, the West Indies' first innings centurions, Brathwaite and Shai Hope, were still battling on a turning pitch to provide the visitors with hope of an outlandish win. But not even Anderson could make further inroads as Brathwaite and Hope batted through the second session. Off-spinner Roston Chase ... was the most successful West Indies bowler with three for 86. (more...)
West Brom move to beat Watford for Arsenal fullback Kieran Gibbs West Brom move to beat Watford for Arsenal fullback Kieran Gibbs
- August 29, 2017

What's left to complete the move at this point are for West Brom and Gibbs to agree to personal terms, and for the player to undergo a medical examination. Wenger will hope talks can be restarted with Watford or an alternative club can be found. The news comes as a boost to both Galatasaray and West Brom who are both interested in the England worldwide. (more...)
Check out Virender Sehwag's Twitter classroom on Dhyan Chand Check out Virender Sehwag's Twitter classroom on Dhyan Chand
- August 29, 2017

On this National Sports Day , many prestigious Sports awards such as Arjuna Award, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, Dronacharya Award are awarded to the sportsperson and coaches who make the country proud at the Rashtrapathi Bhavan. On this day many Indian Hockey teams conduct friendly matches among them at the Utsav Kumar National Stadium in New Delhi . PM Modi said, "The country celebrates National Sports Day on the 29th of August". (more...)
Man City table shock £70m plus Denayer bid for Gunners star forward Man City table shock £70m plus Denayer bid for Gunners star forward
- August 29, 2017

It is claimed a £70m bid might be more tempting, although City may well feel their offer, accounting for Sterling's value, meets that. Arsenal would reportedly prefer Sergio Aguero to Raheem Sterling in a player-plus-cash deal with Manchester City for the sale of Alexis Sanchez . (more...)
Sri Lanka skipper Kapugedera doubtful for 4th ODI Sri Lanka skipper Kapugedera doubtful for 4th ODI
- August 29, 2017

The five selectors, led by former skipper Sanath Jayasuriya, handed a joint letter of resignation to Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera, a ministry official told AFP . The comment comes after the third one-day worldwide between India and Sri Lanka at Kandy had to be stopped following crowd trouble. This was also Jayasuriya's second stint as chief selector. (more...)
Monaco confirm Jovetic signing as Mbappe nears PSG move Monaco confirm Jovetic signing as Mbappe nears PSG move
- August 29, 2017

The Senegalese striker has agreed to join the Monegasques for € 30 million and is set to have his medical with Monaco in the coming hours. "I'm very happy to be here and I chose because Monaco is a great club, they're in the Champions League and past year they won Ligue 1 so they have great players and that's why I came here". (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 next »