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Texans WR Will Fuller Breaks Collarbone at Practice

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Schefter reports Fuller was injured while leaping to make a catch and falling on his shoulder. The loss of Fuller could also spell more targets for tight end C.J. Miller had 15 receptions for 99 yards and a touchdown in 10 games, while Strong caught 14 balls for 131 yards during his second season. With Fuller out of the rotation, receivers such as the aforementioned Miller and Jaelen Strong will need to improve their production moving forward. Read More »

Lyon's Aulas welcomes Neymar move but concerned by PSG dominance

Lyon, who have sold Corentin Tolisso, Alexandre Lacazette, Maxime Gonalons and Mathieu Valbuena this summer, finished fourth in Ligue 1 last season, so will not play in the Champions League this coming campaign. While Ramos would like to see the back of Neymar, compatriot and good friend Dani Alves is hoping to see a whole lot more of his countryman and encouraged him to be "brave" and move to Paris . Read More »

Real Madrid beat MLS All-Stars 4-2 on penalties

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The All Stars earned their stripes after holding the 12-time European champions to a 1-1 draw in normal time, after Dom Dwyer netted in the 87th minute. The La Liga squad may have had the lead if not for a few missed penalty calls. Making his fifth All-Star Game appearance since 2012, Zusi was part of a heralded starting lineup that included three World Cup winners - Kaka, Bastian Schweinsteiger and David Villa - as well as Toronto FC trio Jozy Altidore, Michael Bradley and ... Read More »

Maria Sharapova withdraws from Stanford's Bank of the West Classic

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However, Sharapova was forced to pull out of the event in Stanford, where she was due to meet Lesia Tsurenko in the second round, owing to pain in her left forearm. Sharapova told supporters after her Monday match that her cheers meant a great deal to her. The latest injury brings into question whether or not Sharapova will be fit in time for the US Open, which starts August 28, as well as for another key tuneup event in Cincinnati in two weeks for which Sharapova has also accepted a ... Read More »

NASCAR makes the start/finish line the new Overtime Line, effective immediately

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The No. 77 crew chief Chris Gayle was fined $50,000 and penalized with a two-race suspension starting at this weekend's race in Watkins Glen, N.Y. The team was also penalized 25 owner points and 25 driver points. If the leader does that, the next flag will end the race. "I know there are going to be a lot of people that disagree with me, but it's hard when you're trying to build a business and you're trying to sell sponsorship, you have no tool greater than yourself when you're in a ... Read More »

Valtteri Bottas thanks teammate Lewis Hamilton for last lap switch

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The three-time world champion promised to give the place back to his teammate if he failed to overtake Raikkonen, who was in second and stuck behind a struggling Vettel. To do it in such a professional manner, with the looming threat of Verstappen running right behind Valtteri, was a great thing". "For whatever reason I was the quicker vehicle today and as I said, it's kind of a grey area". Read More »

Michael Hooper named as new Wallabies captain

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Returning Wallabies captain Michael Hooper says he was surprised by the news of his full-time appointment and wants to create a team culture where players are "willing to die to get the job done". Qantas Wallabies coach Michael Cheika said: "Michael always shows on the field how much he loves the gold jersey and that's why he is totally respected among the rugby players in Australia". Read More »

Michael Owen: My daughter wants to be a footballer now

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The sky is the limit for this group'. "As a goalkeeper you might not be on the pitch to start with but you always prepare like you are going to be, you never know when you might get called upon". "Unfortunately for them we've got to disappoint them with that one". And the Liverpool ace is adamant she can step up the plate and deliver as Mark Sampson's side aim to become the first senior England team to win a major trophy since 1966. Read More »

Here Are Liverpool & Celtic's Potential Champions League Play-Off Opponents

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Regardless of how competitive it gets, Ancelotti will still expect his team to aim to win the competition - with an expectation already placed upon them to win the Bundesliga. He has now said of the Reds, " Liverpool did a fantastic season previous year". Manchester United and Chelsea are back in Europe's top club competition, and they could be joined by Liverpool . Read More »

Rory McIlroy confirms split from long-term caddie JP Fitzgerald

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The split of McIlroy and Fitzgerald was the second high-profile team to dissolve this summer, following the break-up of Phil Mickelson and Jim "Bones" Mackay after the U.S. However, McIlroy's last victory in golf's big four came at the 2014 US PGA Championship and he has struggled with form and fitness this season. After fighting back to shoot a one-over 71 in the first round, McIlroy told reporters Fitzgerald had done a "great job" by giving him a "good talking to". Read More »

Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis reverses field: New York is 'now home'

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He reiterated that in the interview with NBA.com - "My journey is only beginning and I hope to stay (in New York) my whole career", Porzingis said - but is still unconvinced before seeing the changes first-hand. "You know I can't comment on that", he said with a smile. Should the franchise continue their quest to be bottom dwellers in the National Basketball Association, he won't skip an exit interview - he'll attend that interview and tell management to their faces that he wants a new place ... Read More »

Neymar on verge of blockbuster move to PSG from Barcelona

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PSG was rumored to be ready to pay his release clause of 222 million euros. Neymar was joined by his father, Ribeiro, and the rest of his entourage, as they flew out of the Catalan capital on a private flight to London. Neymar's transfer will smash the world record transfer fee. Barcelona said at the time that his transfer cost 57 million euros, while an investigative judge says that the real cost was at least 83.3 million euros. Read More »

Clement wants Sigurdsson future resolved soon

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Swansea manager Paul Clement wants the future of Everton target Gylfi Sigurðsson to be resolved by the end of the week. Sigurdsson sat out Swansea's pre-season game against Birmingham City at the weekend and club captain Leon Britton has confirmed he expects the Iceland global to join Everton . Read More »

Daniel Sturridge ruled out of Audi Cup final

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson saw his penalty saved by Miguel Angel Moya in the resulting shootout. The match finished 1-1 at the end of 90 minutes as Atletico Madrid were ahead for a large portion after Keidi Bare's 33rd-minute opener, but Liverpool equalised late on thanks to Roberto Firmino's penalty. Read More »

Christian Vazquez caps off Wild Red Sox comeback with walk-off blast

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Such was the surprise at Jackson's catch, Boston player Craig Kimbrel revealed after the match that he was in the middle of jogging over to catch the ball, but Austin Jackson clearly had other ideas. Although their team had been robbed of a home run and the Red Sox were losing, the Fenway faithful showed appreciation for Jackson's effort with a partial standing ovation after the half inning ended. Read More »

Early Lead Makes Way for a Detroit Tigers' Win

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Greene made his big league debut for the Yankees in April 2014 and was traded to Detroit that December as part of the three-team swap that sent Gregorius from Arizona to ny. Hicks had not played for the Tigers since June 27. NOTES: Detroit GM Al Avila said he was in contact with the Chicago Cubs for about six to eight weeks before trading LHP Justin Wilson and C Alex Avila to Chicago. Read More »

Red Sox trade for Mets closer Addison Reed

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Reed steadied after that and it was on to the 9th with all-star closer Craig Kimbrel ready to nail it down for Boston. Red Sox fans gave Jackson a standing ovation after the catch, which was upheld after video review. He is one of the most impressive executives in the industry, and we are fortunate to have him with us long-term. "He's dealt with quite a bit of pain", manager John Farrell said. Read More »

Robert Kubica takes first official step on F1 comeback trail for Renault

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The Pole has driven Renault's 2012 vehicle twice already this year in private tests but this is his first public run in F1 since his rally accident in February 2011. Just raw, natural talent which in the sport, I think it's a shame we do not have with us. "Certainly my understanding of the R.S.17 and the 2017 tyres came on a lot". Read More »

Southwest Florida airport worker hospitalized after lightning strikes plane

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There were at least three workers in the area during the time of the incident. He was released from Tampa General Hospital Tuesday after being hospitalized for almost two weeks, according to NBC Miami . "Austin is sleeping a lot and mending physically and mentally, then Friday we start treatments up here in Tampa for his 3rd-degree burns on his hand, and possible nerve damage surgery", his father, Kyle Dunn , said Tuesday. Read More »

'Everything is bigger, faster, stronger' - Arsenal's Lacazette excited by new challenge

Lacazette, 26, arrived for a club-record fee of £46.5 million from Lyon, and showed his goalscoring prowess with a goal against Sevilla in a friendly game on Sunday (July 30). "The only thing I must say with Lacazette, week after week he looks to adapt quickly but overall I think it will take him one or two months". His manager and countryman Arsene Wenger says the highlight of the Gunners summer transfer window is going to need some time to adjust though, and it's likely going to take a ... Read More »

Allen Iverson Apologizes To Ice Cube For Going AWOL From BIG3

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Our league is bigger than one man, and we've got Hall-of-Famers, champions, all-stars, first-round picks, and we have to think about them. More than 15,000 showed up in Dallas on Sunday to see former National Basketball Association stars compete in the 3-on-3 league. Read More »

Giants' Ben McAdoo: Sterling Shepard suffered ankle injury

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Beckham, Marshall and Shepard are expected to lead the Giants' three-receiver attack, with rookie Evan Engram at tight end. Last season was a breakout year for Shepard , putting up 683 receiving yards and eight touchdowns. "When someone goes down, the next man stands up, and we work as hard as we can behind the scenes to get the player healthy". With a lower ankle sprain, it's possible he returns to the field much sooner. Read More »

Phillies plan to honour Rose scrapped amid teen sex scandal

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In a statement, the team said the decision was made in conjunction with Rose in light of "recent events". At the time Rose was in his mid-30s and was married with two children. 12 before the game against the New York Mets. The Reds honored Rose with the dedication of a larger-than-life statue outside of their ballpark in June. Read More »

Ray Lewis tells Kaepernick to keep his activism quiet

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Ray Lewis has this piece of advice for Colin Kaepernick: "let your play speak for itself". Some people in the Ravens ' organization might be seriously interested in signing Colin Kaepernick , but the only voice that matters is team owner Steve Bisciotti who, according to ESPN's Dianna Russini , is hesitant to bring in the controversial quarterback. Read More »

Ian Clark, Pelicans agree to 1-year contract, per report

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As Charania noted in his detailed report over the agreement, the deal will be worth the minimum at $1.6 million. Of course, that's not without reason, as Clark has carved out a niche for himself in recent years thanks to his play with the Golden State Warriors . Read More »

Nemanja Matić backs title challenge from "matured" Manchester United this season

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Jose Mourinho is satisfied with Manchester United's 3-0 victory over Valerenga in Oslo on Sunday. The Belgian, who claimed 24 Premier League goals last season, completed a £75m move to Man United from Everton last month. @Doc_Joshi: With the additions of Romelu Lukaku and Victor Lindelof , I think Mourinho is right that United are better equipped for a title challenge, but it will be dependent on more than just new signings. Read More »

'VIP - 2' To Release On August 11

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The story and dialogues of the movie VIP 2 is Penned by Dhanush himself and directed by his Sister-in-law Soundarya Rajinikanth . The first trailer of the VIP 2 was launched in June and has crossed nearly 5 million views which made Dhanush tweet "Super thrilled with this response". Read More »

Bolt's parents gift star spikes for London farewell

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Just in the unlikely case that the world of athletics did not know what they will be missing once Usain Bolt walks away in less than two weeks, the Jamaican superstar's final eve-of-race news conference rammed home the message on Tuesday. Read More »

LEADING OFF: Dodgers go for 10 in a row, Scherzer checked

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Bellinger led off the fourth with his 29th homer into the Braves' bullpen in right-center off Lucas Sims (0-1). Albies, called up to make his major league debut on Tuesday, is MLB Pipeline's 19th-ranked prospect in baseball. Sims and Albies became the first pair of Atlanta teammates to start together in their first major league games since right-hander Al Santorini and catcher Walt Hriniak on September 10, 1968, against San Francisco. Read More »

India's true tests still to come: Ganguly

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Quite a few even went on to say that the World Cup-winning all-rounder would only play the role of a mentor in the team, leaving the technical aspects to the support staff. During September 1994, Shastri, while doing commentary for the Singer Series tournament in the Emerald Isle, announced his retirement from the game and wrote a note addressed to "Azzu and boys" (Mohammed Azharuddin's men) explaining his reasons and wishing them the very best. Read More »