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Jets pick up versatile forward Kevin Hayes from Rangers Jets pick up versatile forward Kevin Hayes from Rangers
- Февраля 26, 2019

NY also traded defenseman Adam McQuaid to the Columbus Blue Jackets for and a fourth- and seventh-round pick in the 2019 draft and 23-year-old defenseman Julius Bergman. As the Rangers continued to rebuild, Hayes was a boost to every teammate's possession numbers, kept a clean defensive zone, and scored at a 68 point pace while he did. (more...)
Liverpool vs Man Utd: Records made and Mohamed Salah slammed Liverpool vs Man Utd: Records made and Mohamed Salah slammed
- Февраля 26, 2019

After a bright start, a raft of injuries - three to United and one, an ankle problem for Roberto Firmino , to the visitors - disrupted the game, a factor Jürgen Klopp felt unduly affected his team's rhythm. Juan Mata admits to making the injury he picked up against Liverpool worse by chasing Mohamed Salah , but hopes to be back for Manchester United "as soon as possible". (more...)
Bryce Harper meets with Los Angeles Dodgers, who seek short-term deal Bryce Harper meets with Los Angeles Dodgers, who seek short-term deal
- Февраля 25, 2019

Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper (34) jogs into the dugout in between innings in an Major League Baseball game between the Washington Nationals and the Los Angeles Dodgers on June 7, 2017, at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, CA. (more...)
National Football League in Robert Kraft statement: Will 'take appropriate action' based on facts National Football League in Robert Kraft statement: Will 'take appropriate action' based on facts
- Февраля 25, 2019

The 77-year-old billionaire is among more than 100 people linked to several central Florida day spas and massage parlors suspected of being used for prostitution and targeted by law enforcement during a monthslong investigation into sex trafficking. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham Are No Longer A Title Contender Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham Are No Longer A Title Contender
- Февраля 25, 2019

We made mistakes on the pitch and I made a mistake after . "It was weird and odd and has not happened before in 10 years", Pochettino added. Pochettino was allegedly angry with a corner that was awarded to Burnley , which led to Chris Wood's opening goal. (more...)
Buster Olney On Where Bryce Harper Could Sign Buster Olney On Where Bryce Harper Could Sign
- Февраля 25, 2019

Philadelphia Phillies managing general partner John Middleton flew to Las Vegas on Friday night to meet with free-agent outfielder Bryce Harper in his hometown, sources confirmed to ESPN's Jeff Passan. As I said back then and we had to. The unanimous 2015 NL MVP, which he won at the age of 22, finished 12th in MVP voting in 2017 before getting no votes in 2018. (more...)
Media watchdog says Serena Williams cartoon didn't breach standards Media watchdog says Serena Williams cartoon didn't breach standards
- Февраля 25, 2019

Critics of Knight's cartoon described it as a clear example of a stereotype facing black women, depicting Williams as an irate, hulking, big-mouthed black woman jumping up and down on a broken racket. "The Council considers that the cartoon uses exaggeration and absurdity to make its point, but accepts the publisher's claim that it does not depict Ms Williams as an ape , rather showing her as "spitting the dummy", a non-racist caricature familiar to most Australian readers", it said in a ... (more...)
Warriors' Green to sign with LeBron's agent Warriors' Green to sign with LeBron's agent
- Февраля 25, 2019

One source said Green's primary desire to switch agents is largely about being impressed with what Klutch, specifically, is building and what LeBron's camp is doing as a whole. The Lakers and Klutch Sports were heavily involved during the botched trade negotiations that would have sent the New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis to the Lakers. (more...)
Kawhi steals the show as Raptors spoil DeRozan's homecoming Kawhi steals the show as Raptors spoil DeRozan's homecoming
- Февраля 25, 2019

With just under 20 seconds on the clock and Toronto trailing 117-116, Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry met former Raptor , DeMar DeRozan , at half court with a double team. "He was leading all the stats with Raptors all the time and the fans came out and showed him love". Fair or not, DeRozan has a reputation as somewhat of a choke artist when the bright lights are shining, and has been blamed for the Raptors' disappointing playoff defeats in recent years. (more...)
Sabres acquire defenseman Montour in trade with Ducks Sabres acquire defenseman Montour in trade with Ducks
- Февраля 25, 2019

Montour joins Buffalo's group of defensemen that already includes Rasmus Dahlin , the No. 1 draft pick, who leads rookie blue-liners in points this season . "Brendan Guhle is an excellent skater who is ready to take the next step in his career, " GM and interim head coach Bob Murray said. Guhle, 21, has spent most of this season in the AHL with the Rochester Americans , appearing in just two games with Buffalo. (more...)
Zazai's 162 leads Afghanistan to record T20I total Zazai's 162 leads Afghanistan to record T20I total
- Февраля 25, 2019

Afghanistan on February 24 took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match Twenty20 worldwide (T20I) series against Ireland after scoring the highest team total in the format - 278 - which helped them win by 84 runs. Electing to bat first, the Afghans posted a mammoth 278/3 on board which is not only the highest T20 worldwide score but also attainted top spot in all T20s. (more...)
Capitals re-sign defenseman Nick Jensen after trading for him hours earlier Capitals re-sign defenseman Nick Jensen after trading for him hours earlier
- Февраля 25, 2019

Jensen, 28, is a late-blooming right-handed shooter who is averaging a career-high 20:48 of ice time in his third National Hockey League season. Washington sent a 2020 second-round pick and defenseman Madison Bowey to Detroit for Jensen and a 2019 fifth-round pick. (more...)
WTA roundup: Bencic stuns Kvitova for Dubai title WTA roundup: Bencic stuns Kvitova for Dubai title
- Февраля 25, 2019

Kvitova, who won the title in 2013, has struggled all week with all but one of her matches stretching to over two hours. Against Simona Halep the next day, Bencic had to recover from losing the first set, defeating the world No. She clinched victory with a lob after nearly two hours on her fourth winning chance. "She didn't give me any high balls". She played very well. Svitolina, who was bidding to become the first WTA player to win the title three years in a row, served for victory ... (more...)
The stats behind Miguel Almiron's impressive Newcastle United home debut against Huddersfield The stats behind Miguel Almiron's impressive Newcastle United home debut against Huddersfield
- Февраля 25, 2019

Captain Smith was given his marching orders in the 20th minute after a nasty lunge on Newcastle debutant Miguel Almiron , and from then on, the visitors were second best, with goals from Salomon Rondon and Ayoze Perez giving Newcastle the victory. (more...)
India vs Australia - Highlights & Stats India vs Australia - Highlights & Stats
- Февраля 24, 2019

Kohli was recently rested for the last two ODIs and three-match T20I series against New Zealand as a part of the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) workload management. From a comfortable 80 for two in 9.5 overs, India lost four wickets for 20 runs by the 15th over to be reduced to 100 for six. Ashton Turner, Peter Handscomb and Nathan Coulter-Nile fell for single digits and suddenly India looked to be in the ascendency. (more...)
Sri Lanka clinch historic series win in South Africa Sri Lanka clinch historic series win in South Africa
- Февраля 24, 2019

Hashim Amla (32) provided some resistance before he edged part-time spinner Dhananjaya de Silva (3-36) to slip, while skipper Faf du Plessis (50 not out) ended the innings as top-scorer but ran out of partners. "We were pretty poor with the bat throughout the series and I thought both teams under performed with the bat". "There is no finger to be pointed at the wicket". (more...)
Sens trade Dzingel to Blue Jackets for Duclair, picks Sens trade Dzingel to Blue Jackets for Duclair, picks
- Февраля 24, 2019

It's the second trade between the two clubs in as many days, with the Senators sending center Matt Duchene to the Blue Jackets on Friday for a first-round pick and a pair of prospects. The players later apologized for their criticisms. Duclair, who had 11 goals and eight assists in 52 games this year for Columbus, is moving to his fifth National Hockey League franchise in five seasons. (more...)
Man United boss Solskjaer invites Ferguson to give team talk against Liverpool Man United boss Solskjaer invites Ferguson to give team talk against Liverpool
- Февраля 24, 2019

Lindelof averages 4.5 clearances a game and his ability to clear danger on Sunday will be put under pressure, while he is fourth on the list of Manchester United's top passers this season, so it shows that he is happy with the ball at his feet as he tries to ignite the attacks. (more...)
Danny Murphy states his prediction for Man United v Liverpool FC Danny Murphy states his prediction for Man United v Liverpool FC
- Февраля 24, 2019

And Solskjaer, looking for a 12th win from 14 matches in charge, said he could deliver the team talk ahead of the game against second-placed Liverpool . "That's where I see Liverpool's strength - movement without the ball, aggression and repetition". " Liverpool's front three will expose Manchester United's defence if they're given the opportunity and I think they will because United will be gunning to ruin Liverpool's title challenge". (more...)
Afghanistan seal series against Ireland after posting highest score in T20Is Afghanistan seal series against Ireland after posting highest score in T20Is
- Февраля 24, 2019

Hazratullah Zazai played the knock of his life as he remained unbeaten on 162 off 62 deliveries at a strike rate of more than 260. Their mammoth score surpasses the T20I total of 263/3 scored by Australia against Sri Lanka in 2016. - Zazai's innings of 162 (not out) is the second-highest T20I score , after Aaron Finch's 172 for Australia against Zimbabwe in 2018. Zazai and Ghani scored 64 runs in the powerplay. (more...)