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Snow expected before bitter cold hits Chicago this weekend

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The changeover will keep snow accumulations to about a coating to an inch of snow in the city. However, it seems more likely to be a wintry mix. The high temperature increases from Thursday and is expected to reach 40 in the city, low 40s in the suburbs. Read More »

Madison Keys advances to 2nd round of Australian Open

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The second-most winning female tennis player of all time, 37, did not let her onlookers down as she debuted a bright green bodysuit on her first day at the tournament. "I think the last time I was here, I was actually pregnant and playing at the same time, which is insane", Williams said. She reached the fourth round in 2014, a year after making a run to the semi-finals. Read More »

Lowry Shoots Sensational 10 Under Par 62 In Abu Dhabi

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The Irishman, now ranked 75th in the world but without a win since his triumph at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in August 2015, was bogey-free on what looked a demanding Abu Dhabi Golf Club course, with narrow fairways and juicy rough. Read More »

Cavs signing Deng Adel to 2-way contract

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All is well with the Cavaliers' chase for the No. 1 pick in the draft. McCaw was a restricted free agent, and with the Warriors threatening to match any offer, McCaw didn't receive anything better than the two-year, $5.2 million offer he received from the Warriors until the Cavs offered an unguaranteed two-year deal in December. Read More »

Serena faces off with Bouchard as Djokovic turns back clock

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The Swiss master is bidding for his 21st Grand Slam crown and a hat-trick of Melbourne titles this year, and he sailed into the third round on Wednesday with a straight sets win over British qualifier Dan Evans. "It's weird walking back on - by myself this time - it feels good". Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic celebrates after defeating compatriot Karolina Muchova in their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne , Australia, Tuesday, Jan. Read More »

Despite success, Colts fire Josh McDaniels' coaching hire

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While there are still some speculations as to why the Indianapolis Colts fired former offensive line coach Dave DeGulielmo, head coach Frank Reich wasn't afraid to give his take on the decision. NFL Network first reported the move. DeGuglielmo, who was hired under the impression Josh McDaniels would be the head coach, was let go Tuesday due to apparent "philosophical differences". Read More »

Australia to meet Japan or Uzbekistan in knockout stage

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With Bahrain already through as a third-place qualifier on four points from Group A, Palestine must hope that no more than two teams reach three points placing third in Groups C-F. Arnold's team had further good fortune on the hour mark when the ball bounced up to hit Mark Milligan on the arm inside the Australia penalty area, only for Ramos to wave away the Syrians' protests. Read More »

Transfer: Chelsea, Juventus reach agreement on Higuain

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Express Sport understands Chelsea are locked in talks with Juventus over a possible 18-month loan move for Higuain , who is now on loan at AC Milan . Argentina striker Higuain came off the bench with just under 20 minutes remaining and Milan head coach Gattuso is adamant that illness, and not a potential departure, was behind his thinking. Read More »

Mavericks ramp up efforts to deal PG Dennis Smith Jr., sources say

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Primarily, there are concerns about whether Smith can be a long-term fit next to the Mavericks' face of the future, Luka Doncic . Doncic and Smith average only 100.9 points per 100 possessions in 687 minutes this season. Carlisle reportedly has been irked by Smith Jr.'s decision making. There were whispers a few weeks ago that the Dallas Mavericks were interested in potentially moving Dennis Smith Jr. Read More »

Former Alabama QB Jalen Hurts transferring to Oklahoma

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Nick Saban stuck with Tagovailoa over Hurts for the entire 2018 season, which ended in a National Championships loss to the Clemson Tigers. Riley will get to know Hurts a lot better soon: The quarterback announced Wednesday in a story in the Players' Tribune that he will transfer to Oklahoma . Read More »

Australian Open: John Millman loses thriller to Roberto Bautista Agut

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Murray was left limping and in visible pain by the end of the fifth set, that earlier in the match looked long odds. However, the three-time Grand Slam victor, during his on-court interview, said, "Maybe I'll see you again, I'll do everything possible to try, I've honestly loved playing here over the years... Read More »

Son sparks Koreans to Asian Cup win over China

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It was essentially game over by the 51st minute when Kim emphatically headed home Son's left-side corner at the near post. Son Heung-min has arrived at the Asian Cup after missing South Korea's first two games while playing for Premier League club Tottenham. Read More »

Kevin Anderson suffers major upset as Frances Tiafoe knocks out fifth seed

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His long-time rival and 17-time Slam victor Rafael Nadal takes on local hope Matthew Ebden in a night match. In what's been described as the biggest upset at the tournament so far, the second-round encounter lasted just under three hours, with the 20-year-old Tiafoe winning 4-6 6-4 6-4 7-5, setting up a third-round clash with Italian veteran Andreas Seppi . Read More »

Leeds United Keen To Wrap Up Kiko Casilla Swoop Before This

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It has been an impressive campaign for Bielsa's men thus far, and things could be about to go from strength to strength in the January transfer window. The Madrid goalkeeper only played 10 matches for Los Blancos last campaign. Having started his career at Real, Casilla moved to Espanyol in 2007 before returning to the Bernabeu in 2015, after which he served as the back-up 'keeper for three seasons. Read More »

Man City boss Guardiola: I want Leeds back in Premier League

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Bielsa looks to have worked his magic in the transfer market once again and this could be the signing that seals Leeds' promotion back to the Premier League . "I'm going to make it easier for them and I assume my behaviour is observed from the most extreme position". My goal is to make the investigation easier. Read More »

Travis Scott Reportedly Spoke To Kaepernick; The QB Co-Signs "Sell Out" Tweets

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The announcement of Scott performing at the Super Bowl only came after the Houston born rapper announced that he and the National Football League would donate $500,000 to the non-profit social-justice organization Dream Corps . The source also said that Scott would not confirm his performance until the donation was locked in. After the three entertainers were confirmed, an appeal by Change.org requesting that Maroon 5 canceled his performance, which had gathered nearly 85,000 signatures, ... Read More »

Philadelphia Eagles committed to Carson Wentz, says head coach Doug Pederson

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As for Nick Foles, Roseman acknowledged it may be hard to retain him with his $20-million mutual option looming but said Philadelphia "would love " to bring back the reigning Super Bowl MVP as a backup, according to NBC's John Clark . The Eagles have not moved off their position that Wentz, 26, is their franchise quarterback. "I know a couple things: I love Nick". "We would love to keep Nick Foles", Roseman said. Read More »

Antonio Brown To Patriots? Why Cris Carter Believes Trade Is ‘Viable’

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Bet DSI released a prop bet in regard to the recent news that the 30-year-old wide receiver could be traded by his current team, the Pittsburgh Steelers , before next season. Arians told Schefter that Brown is different now than when he was a rookie. "And at that time we had Mike Wallace , Hines Ward , I mean we had a pretty good run for one of them to get on the field". Read More »

Club Legend Backs Arsenal Transfer For Ex-Liverpool Defender

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And the boss may have received a huge boost as The Mail claim he is available at a knockdown price. He was signed by former manager Carlo Ancelotti but has fallen out of favour since the Italian was sacked and replaced by Niko Kovac. Meanwhile, latest rumors suggest that Emery is willing to help the club raise money as he has offered Mesut Ozil to two Serie A sides Juventus and AC Milan. Read More »

Australia vs India - Highlights & Stats

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India captain Kohli scored his 39th one-day global century earlier in the day, after Shaun Marsh's impressive ton pushed the Baggy Greens towards 300. But both perished in the 48th over and Australia scored just 15 more runs as their innings fell away. Kohli also praised his bowlers for restricting Australia in the latter part of the innings and hailed "outstanding" bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar . Read More »

Jose Mourinho sends farewell message to Petr Cech after goalkeeper announces retirement

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The Arsenal goalkeeper has lost his number one spot to Bernd Leno at the Emirates this season and, at the age of 36, has chose to call it a day after the 2018/19 campaign. "Petr, we wish you every future success and thank you for everything you have done for our club, on and off the pitch, and the wider game". He made 333 Premier League appearances for Chelsea and has amassed 110 at Arsenal; and is the only goalkeeper to to have kept over 200 clean sheets - with 202 in total. Read More »

Phillies: Bryce Harper domino effect could last decades

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Harper would fill a need for the Sox in right field, but signing him to a 10-year deal or longer wouldn't be in the best interest of this franchise. Trying to contain their levels of excitement will be hard for Phillies fans in the coming days since this weekend's meeting seemed to go as great as it could have been. Read More »

Ex-World Series MVP, John Wetteland, Arrested for Child Sexual Abuse

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According to a consolidated complaint and probable cause affidavit , Wetteland is accused of having a child perform a sex act on him, beginning in 2004 when the child was 4. 'On January 14, 2019 the Denton County Sheriff's Deputies executed and arrested John Wetteland , ' the statement continued. After retiring, he worked as a bullpen coach for the Washington Nationals and the Seattle Mariners . Read More »

Warriors ride record first quarter to rout of Nuggets

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The squad put up 51 points in the first quarter, the most by any team ever in the shot clock era, and splashed their way to a 142-111 road victory in Denver on Tuesday night. The Warriors obliterated the Nuggets' second-ranked 3-point defense by hitting 71.4 percent from long range in the first quarter. The Warriors also dished out a whopping 38 assists , against a similarly impressive 30 by the Nuggets. Read More »

Houston Rockets: James Harden sets new National Basketball Association scoring record

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Houston is in dire need of a player like House at the moment. Counting Monday's game in Houston , the Grizzlies' next four opponents (Rockets, Bucks, Celtics and Raptors) enter the week with a combined record of 112-59 this season. Rockets GM Daryl Morey has been calling around the league looking for wing help for his team, now a rotation center will be on the list, too. We will have to wait and see if that's a correct assessment. Read More »

Jets Get Their Guy, Land Gregg Williams As Defensive Coordinator

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Williams was Cleveland's defensive coordinator for two years before getting promoted to interim head coach after Hue Jackson was sacked from the Browns . And in recent memory, the Jets have had an incredibly hard time both putting pressure on opposing quarterbacks and in causing turnovers. However, these needs can be addressed this offseason, as the Jets will have an estimated $100 million in cap space in addition to the No. Read More »

Spurs ambitions suffer after ankle injury sidelines Harry Kane for two months

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The England worldwide will miss numerous crucial games for Spurs in the coming weeks. Chris Waddle says the injury to Harry Kane is "devastating" for his former club Tottenham . The club's talismanic striker could miss up to 12 matches, including a potential Carabao Cup final, both legs... He will also miss the Champions League last-16 first-leg clash with Borussia Dortmund next month and would be a huge doubt for the second leg on March 5. Read More »

Tyson Fury camp responds to April 13 claims from Eddie Hearn

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Joshua is scheduled to fight on April 13 but is yet to announce an opponent for that specific date. Tyson Fury believes a fight against fellow English heavyweight Anthony Joshua is unlikely to ever happen. 'The offer is silly, I am a pay-per-view fighter now, I have worked my way up with nine wins since I boxed him, all won in spectacular fashion. "It's frustrating because when you walk out onto the street (people say) 'when is he (Joshua) going to fight Wildler?' the answer is ... Read More »

FA Cup third round wrap 15 January 2019

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The stand-ins made a fast start when Sean Longstaff scored his first goal for Newcastle . "Listen, Jonjo Shelvey was playing the other day because we were trying to change and then win the game and avoid the replay - and he is injured now", Benitez explained. Read More »

Yanks legend Stottlemyre dead at 77

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He reached the big leagues in 1964, after a 13-3 season in triple-A, when the Yankees were in a pennant race with a pitching staff plagued by injuries. "We all know he's a tough man, " Mel Jr. told The Seattle Times in 2016. "Sometimes a manager hires a friend to be their coach but with Mel, as with (Don Zimmer), he was my coach who became a dear friend and someone who became very special to me". Read More »

Kings host rapper Snoop Dogg, who drops puck, helps announce game

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Snoop Dogg proved at Saturday's Los Angeles Kings game that he can learn new tricks. He warmed up the crowd and performed the ceremonial puck drop. You hear that, cuz!? He called an entire power play! "Somebody got to be willing to take a shot". "Who want the money?" And the final minute was just as phenomenal as the first minute. Read More »