• Sadio Mané Convinced Liverpool Can Win Champions League in 2018
Sadio Mané Convinced Liverpool Can Win Champions League in 2018

The draw is unseeded and there will be no "country protection", meaning teams from the same domestic league can be drawn against each other. The first legs are being played on April 3 and 4, with the second legs played on April 10 and 11.

Read more

  • Barack Obama Released His Full Bracket Picks For The NCAA Tournaments
Barack Obama Released His Full Bracket Picks For The NCAA Tournaments

So who does Obama think will be dominating the NCAA championships this year? Villanova and defending champion North Carolina rounded out his Final Four. "Just because I have more time to watch games doesn't mean my picks will be better, but here are my brackets this year", the 44th President joked on Twitter .

Read more

  • CB Patrick Robinson to sign with Saints
CB Patrick Robinson to sign with Saints

Robinson, 30, was initially a first-round pick by the Saints in 2010 and played his first five seasons in the National Football League in New Orleans. Robinson recorded four interceptions, 18 pass deflections, and 1.0 sack during the 2017 regular season. Robinson will always be remembered for his momentum-shifting pick six in the NFC Championship...

Read more

  • Spurs' Kawhi Leonard still 'not quite ready to return'
Spurs' Kawhi Leonard still 'not quite ready to return'

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich didn't confirm those reports after Saturday's loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder , but he didn't come out and deny them either. Yahoo! Sports first reported the news that Leonard wouldn't play. Leonard admitted that the only way to work himself into proper cardiovascular condition is to actually play in games.

Read more

  • Kirk Cousins likely to sign with Vikings
Kirk Cousins likely to sign with Vikings

The Kansas City Chiefs have filled a glaring need at receiver by reportedly agreeing to a deal with Sammy Watkins for three years and $48 million with $30 million in guarantees. But teams know most would not travel this path three straight years. McKinnon said after last season he might go elsewhere. That would alter the landscape.

Read more

  • Lakers show LeBron what they've got in 127-113 win
Lakers show LeBron what they've got in 127-113 win

James finished with a near triple-double (24 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists), but 16 of those points came in the first half, when the game was close . Thomas had six points and two assists during the Lakers' game-changing run. "Because ... whether I was with the Lakers or the Cavs, playing the Clippers was still a road game".

Read more

  • Vikings express interest in free-agent quarterback Drew Brees
Vikings express interest in free-agent quarterback Drew Brees

All of that money would have hit this year's salary cap if Brees hadn't signed a new deal by March 14. Now, he's becoming a free agent and has stated that he'd like to return to New Orleans and finish out his career there, but will it happen? No matter what Brees' plans are, it doesn't hurt a free agent to see what their value is to other teams...

Read more

  • Packers say hello to Jimmy Graham - and goodbye to Jordy Nelson
Packers say hello to Jimmy Graham - and goodbye to Jordy Nelson

Clearly, in order to sign Graham - whose deal is for three years but can not become official until Wednesday, when the new league year begins - first-year general manager Brian Gutekunst knew he needed to create enough cap room to not only add Graham but improve the team's struggling defense.

Read more

  • Free agent WR Sammy Watkins to sign for Kansas City Chiefs
Free agent WR Sammy Watkins to sign for Kansas City Chiefs

The No. 4 overall pick in the 2014 draft, Watkins spent the first three seasons of his career in Buffalo before being traded to the Los Angeles Rams previous year. He had his best statistical season in 2015 when he caught 60 passes for 1,047 yards and nine touchdowns. Rapoport also mentioned the Chicago Bears and Jacksonville Jaguars as oth...

Read more

  • NIT: Boise State To Face Washington
NIT: Boise State To Face Washington

Not receiving an NCAA bid was another blow for the Cardinals, but Mahmoud said they're focusing on trying to win another tournament, albeit one with a lower profile than the Big Dance. 2 seed in the Mountain West Conference Tournament. A win in the second round could result in a matchup against No. 2 seed Louisville or No. 3 seed Middle Tennessee...

Read more

  • Michigan State NCAA tournament practice at LCA open to public Thursday
Michigan State NCAA tournament practice at LCA open to public Thursday

In the South, No. 1 seed Virginia is one of five teams ranked in the top 13 of the RPI, including blue-bloods Arizona and Kentucky. Best Win: 81-77 at home to Vermont on December 2. The other issue is that if the Wolverines get the Sweet 16, they will have to travel all the way to Los Angeles. But Vincent Edwards, Isaac Haas, Dakota Mathias...

Read more

  • Seed in NCAA Tournament; Will Play Missouri First Round
Seed in NCAA Tournament; Will Play Missouri First Round

Missouri is an at-large selection from the SEC and has a 20-12 overall record and a 10-8 record in conference play. Earlier regular season victories over highly-regarded teams such as North Carolina and Florida proved to be the quality wins that impressed the committee.

Read more

  • Antonio Conte told to stop complaining about Chelsea FC transfer funds
Antonio Conte told to stop complaining about Chelsea FC transfer funds

We won 3-1. After the game, there was an worldwide break. With the Champions League last-16 tie finely posed at 1-1 after the first leg, Conte knows his players must improve to have any hope of progressing at the expense of Lionel Messi and company.

Read more

  • Man City can't compare to Barca, Madrid yet - Guardiola
Man City can't compare to Barca, Madrid yet - Guardiola

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has denied that his agent has been in England to discuss a new deal. "My agent is not in town - was not, is not, will not be in town in the next weeks". The last time City were in action on a Monday evening was their defeat at Wigan, though the manager says his aversion to playing a day or two after everyone el...

Read more

  • Government approves referendum bill on 8th Amendment
Government approves referendum bill on 8th Amendment

Politicians debated the draft legislation in the Dail for five hours on Friday. Fianna Fail TD Billy Kelleher - a member of the Oireachtas Committee on Abortion said Irish women have been failed by the Eighth Amendment. Mr McGrath added that the opposition of Global Positioning System would make post-referendum situation unworkable if the referen...

Read more

  • Chelsea 2 Crystal Palace 1: Willian scores again as champions bounce back
Chelsea 2 Crystal Palace 1: Willian scores again as champions bounce back

We didn't take a lot of chances we created today. An own goal from Martin Kelly put the Blues two-up after some wonderful build-up play by the hosts. Although Willian did not manage to add to that, his opener was his fifth in his last five games across all competitions, while he generally caught the eye throughout.

Read more

  • Defensive Tackle Danny Shelton Traded to New England Patriots
Defensive Tackle Danny Shelton Traded to New England Patriots

The Browns aren't done trading yet, completing four trades in less than 24 hours. As the Browns move to rapidly remake their offense, the Shelton trade could also represent an effort to optimize their improving defense , which was a relative bright spot in their winless 2017 season, even if it was by no means elite.

Read more

  • Packers reportedly add DeShone Kizer in Damarious Randall trade with Browns
Packers reportedly add DeShone Kizer in Damarious Randall trade with Browns

Kizer was chosen 52nd overall in the 2017 National Football League draft by the Browns. Kizer threw 22 interceptions as the starter for 15 games of the Browns' 0-16 season. But he also sat out the final two games with a mysterious knee injury that led some to wonder if he could have played through the injury. "It's the offseason and I just want to ...

Read more

  • Zidane:
Zidane: "Cristiano is from another galaxy; he's a special player"

Real Madrid won the match 2-1. Eibar appeared to target Madrid's full-backs and their crosses from both flanks continued to trouble, even if they often just missed the intended target. Eibar started the second half with confidence, and after a fierce cross from Gonzalo Escalante forced a diving save from Navas, the home side was soon level.

Read more

  • Canada dodges tariff bullet, at least for now: US grants provisional exemption
Canada dodges tariff bullet, at least for now: US grants provisional exemption

Fernández said trade between the US and Mexico has grown six-fold to around $560 billion a year since NAFTA was implemented in 1994. Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland gives a speech during a joint news conference with Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray and U.S.

Read more

  • Collin Sexton hits buzzer-beating floater to save Alabama in SEC Tournament
Collin Sexton hits buzzer-beating floater to save Alabama in SEC Tournament

ESPN's Joe Lunardi had the Tide as one of his first four out going into Thursday, meaning they're going to need multiple wins in the SEC Tournament to even have a prayer of reaching the Big Dance. "We're just going to go back and - it's a learning experience". Brown is coming off a game in which he scored 29 points against SC, so it should b...

Read more

  • Panthers reportedly trade Daryl Worley to Eagles for Torrey Smith
Panthers reportedly trade Daryl Worley to Eagles for Torrey Smith

Like with the Eagles' trade with Seattle for defensive end Michael Bennett earlier in the week, the deal will not become official until the start of the new league year on Wednesday. The 6-foot-1, 205-pound Worley adds another young cornerback to a crowded Eagles depth chart. Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has been out here asking ...

Read more

  • Buccaneers ink Mike Evans to five-year extension
Buccaneers ink Mike Evans to five-year extension

Evans was a second-team All-Pro in 2016, and has twice caught 12 receiving touchdowns in a season. Evans now will be behind Pittsburgh Steelers wideout Antonio Brown , who is the highest-paid receiver at $17 million per year, and just above Houston Texans receiver DeAndre Hopkins, who makes $16.2 million annually.

Read more

  • Dhawan powers India win over Tigers
Dhawan powers India win over Tigers

In 1 run, captain Rohit Sharma was gone with individual 0 runs. We want to get better as a fielding side. However, the 31-run partnership was finally broken by Vijay Shankar as he got rid of Mushfiqur for 18. "I think it's obvious we didn't score the way we wanted to, but T20 is a type of format where you have to take calculated risks and loo...

Read more

  • Australia's David Warner faces one-match ban over dressing room altercation
Australia's David Warner faces one-match ban over dressing room altercation

The sledging war between David Warner and Quinton de Kock has reached the next level, with the South African batsman's sister weighing into the saga via social media. Australia's vice-captain was docked three quarters of his match fee and slapped with three demerit points, meaning he is essentially on a final warning for the next two years.

Read more

  • Eagles to trade with Seahawks for DE Michael Bennett
Eagles to trade with Seahawks for DE Michael Bennett

Bennett joins Fletcher Cox , Brandon Graham and Derek Barnett as terrific pass rushers along the Eagles' defensive line. Bennett, a standout at Texas A&M from 2005 to 2008, has been in the league for 10 seasons. compared to over the last couple years" were valid, and whether that really was the motivation to trade Bennett, is in question. Fra...

Read more

  • Sexual Assault Claim Against Mark Cuban Resurfaces After 7 Years
Sexual Assault Claim Against Mark Cuban Resurfaces After 7 Years

Cuban , who bought the Mavericks back in 2000 and is one of the country's richest men, was accused of sexual assault back in April of 2011 after an alleged incident that took place at a venue called the Barrel Room in Portland, Oregon. "Oh! Hell no!" Cuban said to police in response to the allegation, according to Willamette Week . Ditto for...

Read more

  • Giants trade for Alec Ogletree to boost linebacker depth
Giants trade for Alec Ogletree to boost linebacker depth

Ogletree signed a four-year extension with the Rams in October. The Ogletree trade comes less than a week after the Rams shipped Robert Quinn off to Miami . Ogletree will have cap hits of $10 million for the next three years and $9 million in 2021, the last year of his deal. The new year in the National Football League hasn't even official...

Read more

  • Celtics Bench Steps Up Vs. Rockets; Is Second Unit Becoming A Strength?
Celtics Bench Steps Up Vs. Rockets; Is Second Unit Becoming A Strength?

Ricky Rubio added 10 points, eight rebounds and six assists and Derrick Favors scored 15 to lead Utah to its fifth consecutive win in Sacramento. The first meeting, in Boston, saw the Rockets collapse at the end of a game they had control over.

Read more

  • PNB scam: SFIO summons ICICI chief Chanda Kochhar for questioning
PNB scam: SFIO summons ICICI chief Chanda Kochhar for questioning

Meanwhile, the ICICI Bank has said its exposure to the Gitanjali Group is not the largest among the consortium lenders. The CBI told the court that its investigation had found that the fraudulent issuance of letters of undertaking (LoUs), or guarantees, through a Mumbai branch of the bank had been going on since 2010.

Read more

  • Ichiro close to signing a deal to return to the Mariners
Ichiro close to signing a deal to return to the Mariners

Ichiro signed with the Mariners in 2001 after a phenomenal career in Japan for the Orix Blue Wave of NPB. Mitch Haniger is also now injured with a sore right hand. The move by Miami was the beginning of their payroll purge that new ownership, led by Derek Jeter , carried out during the offseason. Ichiro has already reached the 3,000 hit miles...

Read more

  • Police searching for Raiders' Aldon Smith after domestic violence incident
Police searching for Raiders' Aldon Smith after domestic violence incident

The incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. Saturday and the statement encouraged Smith to turn himself in by reaching out to a 24-hour operations center for the SFPD's special victims unit. After his August 2015 arrest and guilty plea, Smith was released by the 49ers. His Raiders career consisted of nine games during the 2015 season.

Read more

  • Shaquem Griffin Wows NFL Combine with Stunning Bench Press
Shaquem Griffin Wows NFL Combine with Stunning Bench Press

Griffin had his left hand amputated at age 4 because of amniotic band syndrome, a congenital condition. He used a special prosthetic strapped to his left arm in order to compete in the event. Anything that I can do, I've got to hold myself to a higher standard because it's just that important to everybody. Like his brother, Shaquille, who impres...

Read more

  • How to Watch Real Madrid vs. Getafe
How to Watch Real Madrid vs. Getafe

This Saturday's [3 March] La Liga clash with their Madrid neighbours may come too soon for the two defenders but they should be available when Los Blancos travel to Paris on Tuesday (6 March) for the second leg of the Champions League last-16.

Read more

  • Lamar Jackson is a quarterback, period
Lamar Jackson is a quarterback, period

Jackson said no team has asked him to considering switching positions. According to Good Morning Football's Peter Schrager, multiple teams asked Jackson to run receiver drills at the NFL Draft Combine this week. Jackson answered nearly every question with a chuckle and sprinkled in his own jokes along the way. The Pittsburgh Steelers have...

Read more

  • Wilder vs Ortiz: Who do you think will win the heavyweight showdown?
Wilder vs Ortiz: Who do you think will win the heavyweight showdown?

I don't want to be like other champions and be recognized and have people appreciate what I've done at the end. "I see the Parker v Joshua fight going into the later rounds". I go to the bathroom a lot already". Deontay Wilder may be one of the hardest hitters in world boxing - but Dillian Whyte fears the American's inability to take a punch co...

Read more

  • Cavs suspend JR Smith due to 'detrimental conduct'
Cavs suspend JR Smith due to 'detrimental conduct'

The 76ers then went on to give him a good reason to sign with them by beating the Cavaliers 108-97. Getting better and better every night out! James was unsurprisingly the dominant force for Cleveland with a game-high 30 points, nine rebounds and eight assists but it wasn't enough to secure the Cavs the win.

Read more

  • Panthers cut RB Stewart after 10 seasons
Panthers cut RB Stewart after 10 seasons

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton set a career high in rushing attempts while Stewart gained his fewest total yards since his injury-filled 2013. His yards per carry ranked 32nd among the 34 running backs who had at least 150 carries last season, ahead of only Adrian Peterson and Ameer Abdullah , according to ESPN Stats & Information.

Read more

  • Lukaku stars for United as Chelsea suffers disheartening 2-1 loss
Lukaku stars for United as Chelsea suffers disheartening 2-1 loss

At least he didn't get sent off like in 2015-16! We had to be organised, everybody had to follow the game plan and have spirit. In the first half, he ran a lot. And while Drinkwater played well enough on a personal level in what was just his fourth start in the Premier League for Chelsea and the first in nearly two months, the team's performanc...

Read more

  • Liverpool fullback Alexander-Arnold: You've got it wrong - Firmino is underrated
Liverpool fullback Alexander-Arnold: You've got it wrong - Firmino is underrated

However, it was Can's effort in the 29th minute, a header from a Salah corner, that got the ball rolling. Rafa Benitez's side looked to be guaranteed back-to-back victories for the first time since September after Dwight Gayle ended his recent goal drought by scoring twice before the interval.

Read more