Sports


National Football League proposes redefined catch rule for next season National Football League proposes redefined catch rule for next season
- March 23, 2018

NFL executive vice president Troy Vincent confirmed to the Washington Post in an interview published Tuesday that changes to the league's catch rule will be proposed. "We looked at plays and said: Do you want that to be a catch? ". The proposed changes would then be presented to the owners for final approval next week during the league's meetings in Orlando. (more...)
Hamas detains suspect for assassination attempt, loses personnel in operation Hamas detains suspect for assassination attempt, loses personnel in operation
- March 23, 2018

They said the suspect, Anas Abu Khousa, and an accomplice, Abdul Hadi al-Ashab, sustained critical injuries during the operation and later died of their wounds. Hamdallah has been spearheading those efforts on behalf of the PA, with both sides still divided over how to share power in Gaza , where Hamas is still the strongest armed force. (more...)
Eagles sign Mike Wallace | 5 instant takeaways and things to know Eagles sign Mike Wallace | 5 instant takeaways and things to know
- March 23, 2018

Wallace himself is only two years removed from a 1,000-yard season, so it's not a stretch to say the Eagles upgraded their receiving corps with this transaction. He had a strong relationship with coach John Harbaugh and quarterback Joe Flacco, and team officials praised how he mentored some of the younger receivers, including Perriman. (more...)
DeRozan believes the Raptors can win it all DeRozan believes the Raptors can win it all
- March 23, 2018

DeRozan's absence should allow Kyle Lowry to see a spike in usage, with guys like Delon Wright, Norman Powell and C.J. Miles all being candidates to see added minutes on the wing. DeRozan is averaging 23.7 points, 5.1 assists and 4.0 rebounds per game. Tightening the defence with a group that included the seldom-used Lucas Nogueira and Lorenzo Brown , Toronto won going away for its ninth straight road victory to extend a franchise record. (more...)
Frank Gore agrees one-year deal to join Miami Dolphins Frank Gore agrees one-year deal to join Miami Dolphins
- March 23, 2018

Finally, Gore is a high-character player who has been well-loved and respected by his teammates in San Francisco and Indianapolis . Those injury-shortened years can not be recovered, but surely fans of both the Hurricanes and Dolphins wouldn't mind seeing Gore in Miami next season. (more...)
Zay Jones won't face charges after naked, bloody incident Zay Jones won't face charges after naked, bloody incident
- March 23, 2018

TMZ posted a video that purportedly showed a naked Isaiah "Zay" Jones struggling with his brother, Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cayleb Jones , in the hallway of a building. A Los Angeles Police Department spokesperson said Jones was "breaking glass doors and windows" in the building. Zay Jones was released from custody Wednesday morning. (more...)
'Flat' McIlroy can only earn some respectability in defeat to Uihlein 'Flat' McIlroy can only earn some respectability in defeat to Uihlein
- March 23, 2018

McIlroy now faces a "must win" match against Johnny Vegas later today. Mickelson carded just one birdie in a loss to Charles Howell III. The WGC Dell Matchplay is a famously volatile event and if McIlroy needed any reminder of that he only needed to look at Dustin Johnson, the world No 1 and defending champion , who was beaten 3&1 by Austria's Bernd Wiesberger. (more...)
JPP trade makes ideal sense for the New York Giants JPP trade makes ideal sense for the New York Giants
- March 23, 2018

It's a move the Buccaneers made on top of bringing in defensive end Vinny Curry , who signed a three-year deal last week, and tackle Beau Allen , both formerly of the Eagles. His 47 passes defended are tied for third in franchise history with the recently released Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie . The move also sends Pierre-Paul back to Florida. (more...)
Usain Bolt set for Borussia Dortmund workout Usain Bolt set for Borussia Dortmund workout
- March 23, 2018

Fans who watched the game - or at least highlights of it - don't think Bolt is cut out for football. He is already looking one step ahead and he is using it as a platform to help achieve his ultimate dream of playing for his beloved Manchester United . (more...)
76ers rest starters in 4th quarter after thumping Grizzlies 76ers rest starters in 4th quarter after thumping Grizzlies
- March 23, 2018

Simmons has three triple-doubles in his last five games. Nikola Vucevic is the top fantasy basketball player for the Magic with a season average of 37.15 fantasy points per game. The over/under for total points scored is 212.5, 70.8% have picked the over. The Magic are 1-7 in their last eight games after getting consecutive home wins over the Detroit Pistons and Memphis Grizzlies three weeks ago. (more...)
Charges upgraded for man accused of killing Tess Richey Charges upgraded for man accused of killing Tess Richey
- March 22, 2018

A first-degree murder charge is punishable by life in prison without parole or even death, however State Attorney Jack Campbell says he will not be seeking the death penalty. In a news release Wednesday, Police said they have now upgraded the charge against Schlatter to first-degree murder. Chief Mark Saunders announced in December that the force would review its handling of missing persons cases. (more...)
Anthony Joshua promises blood, ahead of Joseph Parker fight Anthony Joshua promises blood, ahead of Joseph Parker fight
- March 22, 2018

However, 2012 Olympic champion Joshua said the brash Wilder needs to accept the Briton has greater spectator appeal in the United Kingdom than the American does in the States, and so should be the one to cross the Atlantic for any unification bout. (more...)
Dinesh Karthik: Unfair to compare me with MS Dhoni Dinesh Karthik: Unfair to compare me with MS Dhoni
- March 22, 2018

When Dinesh Karthik was asked that he is all set to step into MS Dhoni's shoes, Karthik said when it comes to the former Indian skipper, who won the ICC Cricket World Cup for the Men in Blue, Karthik still has a long way to go. "It is hard for me to put in words". He has made me do things that I am not comfortable doing. He is a good batting all-rounder and a fielder. "I called Dinesh in the hotel room in Harare that evening, and told him: 'I got a call (from the selectors), and I've ... (more...)
Indy 500 goes exclusive on NBC, following half a century on ABC Indy 500 goes exclusive on NBC, following half a century on ABC
- March 22, 2018

We're excited to have NBC Sports serve as the exclusive home of INDYCAR, which represents the most competitive open-wheel racing in the world. CBS first began covering the golf tournament in 1956. " Mark Miles had a singlehanded focus in finding just one partner", Miller confirmed to the Associated Press . He declined to say if IndyCar earned an increase in its current rights fee, but said both sides were comfortable with the arrangement. (more...)
Manchester United reportedly interested in Aaron Ramsey Manchester United reportedly interested in Aaron Ramsey
- March 22, 2018

He is approaching the final 12 months of his contract and is, so far, refusing to pen a new deal to remain at the Emirates. It's a familiar situation for the two clubs, with United taking advantage of Arsenal's perceived weakness to snatch Alexis Sanchez , 29, cheaply. (more...)
Manchester United could hand out song sheets to improve Old Trafford atmosphere Manchester United could hand out song sheets to improve Old Trafford atmosphere
- March 22, 2018

The 22-year-old was criticised by his manager Jose Mourinho after Manchester United's FA Cup quarter-final win against Brighton on Saturday. "It's like all players, you just have to get your head down and work". "Having worked with Pochettino before and spoken highly of him, it would seem obvious for him to go to Tottenham with Danny Rose potentially going the opposite way as he is obviously desperate to get back up north", said Le Tissier. (more...)
Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern reunite on 'Big Little Lies' set
- March 22, 2018

However, Witherspoon and Dern aren't the only cast members who have shared behind-the-scenes photos from the set of the HBO show. Old favorites and newcomers join the cast. Oscar legend Meryl Streep , 68, is set to make waves playing the mother of Alexander Skarsgård's Perry Wright. "Monterey better watch out!" The filming for the second season of " Big Little Lies " has started, and some of the stars are stoking the excitement. (more...)
Another possible bidder for the Carolina Panthers Another possible bidder for the Carolina Panthers
- March 22, 2018

Rubin, who is worth $ 3 billion , owns sports apparel retailer Fanatics and already owns a stake in the Philadelphia 76ers, the New Jersey Devils and the English soccer team Crystal Palace. Bloomberg reported Wednesday that Canadian billionaire Jim Pattison could be backing Kestenbaum's bid, citing people familiar with the matter. The Observer has previously reported that likely bidders include Rubin, Charleston businessman Ben Navarro and Miami hedge fund manager David Tepper. (more...)
New Zealand vs England: Ross Taylor fit for first Test New Zealand vs England: Ross Taylor fit for first Test
- March 22, 2018

Here's the thing about the cricket match the Black Caps and England will play over five days from Thursday at Eden Park. Stokes missed England's 4-0 Ashes loss after an incident outside a nightclub in September and appeared in court in February charged with affray. (more...)
Raptors' DeMar DeRozan to play vs. Cavs after 1 game absence Raptors' DeMar DeRozan to play vs. Cavs after 1 game absence
- March 22, 2018

Toronto Raptors shooting guard DeMar DeRozan (rest) has been ruled out for Tuesday's game against the Toronto Raptors . Orlando missed 14 of its first 15 shot attempts and scored only 10 points, its lowest point total in any quarter this season. (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 next »