Sports


Final Four excitement sinks in for Gonzaga trailblazer Hachimura
- March 28, 2017

They lost every time . Florida and SC of the Southeastern Conference will meet at Madison Square Garden for a trip to the Final Four . The Gamecocks reached their first national semifinals the same season they reached their first Sweet 16, coming in as the seventh seed from the East. (more...)
U.S. women's hockey players hoping for wage dispute resolution
- March 28, 2017

It is unlikely that any alternate team thrown together by USA Hockey would be comparable to the current team at the global stage. The crux of the disagreement stems from major contract disparities between the women's and men's national hockey teams. (more...)
House returning to Green Bay, Elliott signs one year deal House returning to Green Bay, Elliott signs one year deal
- March 25, 2017

In 2015, he was moved to outside linebacker, where he spent his last two seasons with the team. According to the NFL's official transaction wire, the Packers signed fullback Joe Kerridge and inside linebacker Jordan Tripp on Wednesday, in addition to posting cornerback Davon House's contract. (more...)
Everton Winger Focused On Loan Present Despite Barcelona Links Everton Winger Focused On Loan Present Despite Barcelona Links
- March 24, 2017

Mundo Deportivo report that Deulofeu has "returned to his best level" since swapping Everton for AC Milan , which is likely stretching it a little. In his 10 appearances so far for the Rossoneri, Deulofeu has scored one goal and provided three assists and his performances have not gone unnoticed by his former club. (more...)
Packers re-sign Christine Michael Packers re-sign Christine Michael
- March 24, 2017

In his six games with the Packers previous year, Michael carried the ball 31 times for 114 yards and a touchdown in the regular season. This will be Michael's fifth season in the NFL. They also maintain the exclusive rights to second-year running back Don Jackson, an undrafted free agent in 2016. Right now, the Packers running game looks a lot like it did last season. (more...)
Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius could miss month of April with shoulder injury Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius could miss month of April with shoulder injury
- March 23, 2017

The Yankees are trying to figure out how to get by now that Gregorius is expected to miss 4-6 weeks with a right shoulder strain. And if it is, the Yankees may be interested in acquiring Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis, according to Kevin Kernan of the New York Post . (more...)
Jones sidelined for England's trip to Germany Jones sidelined for England's trip to Germany
- March 22, 2017

Cahill had words of praise for manager Gareth Southgate, for whom this will be his first match as permanent boss. "Just his background and what he's done in his career and at major tournaments". 'I think that is crucial because that is the mindset that we need to win.' Raheem Sterling will be rested for the clash with Germany but is expected to play against Lithuania on Sunday. (more...)
Le'Veon Bell barred from attending fan's high school prom Le'Veon Bell barred from attending fan's high school prom
- March 19, 2017

Tarantino said recently that Bell agreeing to attend her prom " means the world " to her. Waukesha School District issued a statement early Tuesday that read, "The West High School Administration had no knowledge prior to the local media story". (more...)
Arsenal coach Primorac expects Wenger to stay Arsenal coach Primorac expects Wenger to stay
- March 18, 2017

There was even one 'Wenger out' sign at the MLS game in America between Minnesota and Atlanta on Sunday. They are also five points behind Liverpool in fourth place and face missing out on Champions League qualification for the first time under Wenger. (more...)
Manchester City versus Liverpool Manchester City versus Liverpool
- March 18, 2017

Barcelona got two penalty kicks in the match, a somewhat dubious free kick minutes before the final whistle that Neymar converted and an own goal. On both occasions City produced lacklustre performances in the decisive away legs but went out only by narrow margins. (more...)
Clash of the Titans: Bayern draw Real Madrid in CL Quarterfinals Clash of the Titans: Bayern draw Real Madrid in CL Quarterfinals
- March 18, 2017

While last year's shock Premier League champions will be pleased to avoid one of the giants of european football, there is no doubt they have been handed a tough draw. Any team can draw any other team. "We have the coach who knows the Real team the best, they are an interesting and hard opponent", said Neuer. They have a good team that is doing very well. (more...)
5 things we learned from Monaco v Manchester City 5 things we learned from Monaco v Manchester City
- March 17, 2017

The club has full confidence in me, the staff and my team-mates make me feel important. The second half was much better. On Wednesday night, Pep Guardiola's side took a 5-3 advantage to Monaco for the second leg of the last-16 Champions League tie. (more...)
Notre Dame survives upset-minded Princeton despite second-half scoring drought Notre Dame survives upset-minded Princeton despite second-half scoring drought
- March 17, 2017

Mike Brey and Notre Dame eked past another tournament opponent Thursday. Farrell scored six points early, Colson was disruptive in the paint and the Tigers failed to score for the first few minutes of the game, going one for six and missing their first three shots. (more...)
Boult out, Southee in line for NZ Test recall Boult out, Southee in line for NZ Test recall
- March 16, 2017

Broom will bat at No. 4 in the New Zealand order. Neil Broom comes in at No 4 for the Black Caps in place of the injured Ross Taylor for the match in Wellington . "He's a guy who's not scared of a challenge", du Plessis said. "We have quite an inexperienced batting line up, so we were keen to have somebody who had plenty of playing experience, somebody who played pace well and obviously Neil has the advantage of seeing a bit of South Africa earlier on", he said. (more...)
New England Patriots: Reviewing the Offseason Moves New England Patriots: Reviewing the Offseason Moves
- March 16, 2017

His average salary is second-most among inside linebackers in the National Football League at $10.875 per year, and his practical guaranteed dollars are sixth-most among inside linebackers in the National Football League at $19 million. There are several quality inside linebacker free agents still available who will likely not cost almost as much as Hightower and may fit the Jets almost as well. (more...)
Danny Drinkwater calls for long-term Leicester City deal for Craig Shakespeare Danny Drinkwater calls for long-term Leicester City deal for Craig Shakespeare
- March 15, 2017

The reigning Premier League champions knew a 1-0 win would theoretically be enough to go through and 27 minutes in they had that platform in the bag as captain Wes Morgan finished from close range from a Riyad Mahrez assist. Despite Leicester having the best of the first half, it was visitors Sevilla who had the best early chance; a precise move which ended with Schmeichel saving well from Nasri. (more...)
Durban looses rights to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games Durban looses rights to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games
- March 14, 2017

It had been estimated that staging the Games in Africa for the first time would have cost at least ZAR8 billion (£498 million/$607 million/€567 million). Liverpool has publicly put their names forward and‚ during early reports that Durban's hosting was under threat‚ rumours circulated that Sri Lanka was also interested. (more...)
Morgan Schneiderlin tips Ross Barkley to become one of England's best Morgan Schneiderlin tips Ross Barkley to become one of England's best
- March 13, 2017

Everton have spent this year trapped in no man's land between the top six and the bottom 13. After surrendering a nine-game unbeaten run to Tottenham last week, Ronald Koeman brought back Phil Jagielka in place of Ramiro Funes Mori and Mirallas replaced Idrissa Gana Gueye. (more...)
Nicki Minaj responds to Remy Ma's diss tracks Nicki Minaj responds to Remy Ma's diss tracks
- March 11, 2017

On the track she heats up the ongoing beef claiming that Ma shouldn't sound off until she is on the top of the game. Forget it all. She has finally chose to hit back at her rival in one of her three newly released tracks entitled " No Frauds ". (more...)
Won't let BJP to run UP if there's no victor: Akhilesh Won't let BJP to run UP if there's no victor: Akhilesh
- March 11, 2017

Could Rahul Gandhi repeat the cementing role the Congress played in the mahagathbandhan in Bihar, in Uttar Pradesh this time? For this reason, some veteran political observers continue to rule out the SP and BSP coming together even in a post-poll scenario. (more...)