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Benitez Spanish experience can guide Newcastle back to Premier


Newcastle will move for £10m-rated Fulham star Tom Cairney once they seal promotion, according to the Daily Mirror . Benitez said: "I was promoted with Tenerife". Following Brighton's surprise defeat to Norwich City on Friday, Newcastle still have an opportunity of finishing the season as Championship winners given that there is a seven-point gap with three games left to play. Read More »

Antonio Conte 'lacked belief' at Manchester United

Gary Cahill has urged Chelsea to dig in and return to winning ways as soon as possible following their 2-0 defeat at Manchester United on Sunday. At one stage four weeks ago after a 2-1 win over Stoke, Chelsea held a 13-point lead. "For this reason we must have great enthusiasm to play these last six games". I think he's a very exciting young talent. "One is the Europa League and the second is to finish in the top four because I think playing in the Champions League is a big objective ... Read More »

Cleveland Browns 2017 Mock Draft: Complete Seven Rounds


On Friday, a report said ownership was pushing for the team to draft a QB. You be the judge whether the Jets are being a willing accomplice to drive down the price of a division rival's asset. And until the Browns find that long-term answer at quarterback, they'll continue to be looked at as a laughingstock. We don't want to get into a habit of turning two picks into one, so to speak. Read More »

Trump blasts 'New York Times' over Patriots photo flap


This time , however, the media focused a lot of attention on the players who refused to attend due to their dislike of President Trump . "In 2017, they were seated on the South Lawn ", the team's official account tweeted . Ugh. It's not uncommon for just a few representatives from Super Bowl championship teams to make the ceremonial trip to the White House . They weren't shown in Wednesday's photo because they were sitting on the lawn. Read More »

Warriors' Steve Kerr out for Game 4, may miss rest of postseason


Reports surfaced prior to Saturday's game that Kerr was under the weather and would miss the action. Durant has missed Golden State's last two games against the Blazers because of the injury, which occurred in the third quarter of last Sunday's Game 1 victory against the Trail Blazers. Read More »

Pogba, Herrera may miss Manchester Derby


In the post-match press conference following Manchester United's victory over Burnley, which was attended by The Sport Review , Jose Mourinho teased that his intention is to now win the Europa League, which means that he might rest players for their heated contest against the Citizens. Read More »

Jardim: 'Preparing for this match was difficult' UEFA Champions League


Dortmund lost the match 3-2 and play Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga on Saturday before the return leg in Monaco on Wednesday. German authorities arrested a suspected Islamist yesterday in connection with what Chancellor Angela Merkel called a "despicable" attack on a bus carrying players of one of the country's top football teams. Read More »

How can the Sharks slow down Oilers' McDavid?

This time the Oilers kept their foot on the gas pedal, outshooting and outhitting the Sharks throughout the game. The two teams' first battle on Wednesday night proved that this will be a spectacular series, as they found themselves tied 2-2 going into overtime before a Melker Karlsson game-winner. Read More »

Sheffield United 'to re-sign Ched Evans'


Evans played for United for three years from 2009 before being imprisoned for rape. Evans served half of a five-year prison sentence an after having his conviction quashed, returned to the game with the Spireites this season. The former Wales worldwide has scored seven times this season for the League One side, but was unable to prevent them from being relegated. Evans' current side have been relegated from League One. Read More »

Zidane regrets Real Madrid's missed chances in El Clasico defeat

They will have to rely on a slip-up from Real if they are to win the league, but with Messi in top form Barca have the ability to put huge pressure on Los Blancos with a flawless run to the end of the season. There have been plenty of instances this season where Messi has rescued a point for his team. The Los Blancos defender was sent off for a two-footed lunge on Lionel Messi late in the second half of the famous derby, a match that ended 3-2 to the Blaugrana . Read More »

Serena Williams at No. 1, despite not playing since January


Thanks to a calendar quirk, Williams moved up one spot Monday from No. 2, swapping places with Angelique Kerber. This morning, Williams took to Instagram to write an open letter to her unborn baby. once again today ", the post reads . Kerber can reclaim the top ranking by winning two matches in Stuttgart. After revealing that she was pregnant, Williams' rep told Reuters that the tennis legend will not be competing for the rest of the 2017 season so she can focus on preparing for ... Read More »

Gayle blasts his way to 10000 T20 runs


You're a legend and you have many more runs to score. The bat I got to 10000 runs with, will be in the auction and the money will go to charity. I wanted this so badly. Chris Gayle and Brendon McCullum duel in Rajkot , first the Jamaican smashes 77 from 38, then the former NZ captain 72 from 44 balls. "He'll hang his hat on that, as he should", Australia batting great Ricky Ponting told the Cricket Australia website ( Read More »

Conte: It Will Be Hard To Replace Terry


Manager Paul Clement worked with the defender while he was at Chelsea in numerous coaching roles earlier in his career and will look at the chance of taking the 36-year-old on a free transfer if the Swans stay up. Wayne Rooney, United's all-time top scorer, netted just six times in 23 matches against Chelsea defences marshalled by Terry. "There are five games left with three at home", said Clement. Read More »

Can't Take Advantage, Blazers Run Out Of Oakland Down 0-2

They Warriors may play big more often than usual. The second game of Portland and Golden State's first-round playoff series provided no more hope for the Trail Blazers to get a victory than the end of Game 1 did. He's just the second player in Warriors history-Rick Barry being the other-to reach triple-digits in playoff thefts, per Warriors Public Relations . Read More »

The Most Patriotic and Fantastic Picture of the Boston Marathon


Keflezighi, who finished 13th yesterday, says this is his last Boston Marathon. The Portland, Ore. resident bettered the previous mark by almost four minutes in what was perhaps the performance of the day at the Boston Marathon. Team 261 Fearless raised more than $900,000 leading up to the race. "It was like being blindsided by a linebacker", he told USMCLife before his first marathon in 2016. Read More »

Chelsea's unsung heroes win Conte praise after Wembley win


Chelsea's full focus is now on the league before the May 27 Wembley FA Cup final, where they will bid to win the competition for the first time since 2012. "Of course we'll do everything we can to win the league for him - we wanted to win today for him and for ourselves as well". Four points clear of Tottenham with six league matches left, it was a big gamble from the Italian. Read More »

Cleveland Browns: Joe Haden Should Want Myles Garrett on His Defense

With this years draft being dubbed a developmental year for quarterbacks the Browns are again plagued with the question, do we reach for a signal caller or do we take best player available. "No", Brown answered according to the report. The Patriots are pretty adamant in their leaks that they're not shopping Garoppolo and perhaps the Browns have chose to move on with a rookie quarterback. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez's Sexual Orientation May Have Been Motive For Odin Lloyd's Murder

She remained fiercely loyal to Hernandez and brought their little girl to court during jury deliberations in his second trial. I lost my son. Ernest Wallace, an accomplice in the murder serving a prison term of no less than 4.5 years for accessory to murder in the slaying, was recorded, according to Newsweek , referring to Hernandez as a "limp-wrist", another homophobic term. Read More »

Zinedine Zidane says missed chances cost Real Madrid against Barcelona

Zinedine Zidane lamented his Real Madrid side's recent struggles to take their opportunities in front of goal after a 3-2 El Clasico defeat to Barcelona . Madrid's game in hand is against Celta Vigo, and it also has the not-so-insignificant distraction of a two-legged Champions League semifinal against Atletico Madrid on the mind. Read More »

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Neuer to miss rest of season


Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer will not feature again for Bayern Munich this season due to a broken metatarsal, the Bundesliga champions have confirmed. It was magnificent football, but unfortunately the refereeing decisions went against us. "A robbery like that can't be allowed to happen in the Champions League", fumed Vidal, who scored Bayern's only goal in the 2-1 first-leg defeat. Read More »

Blue Jays hit by another pitching injury in blowout loss to Orioles


Kendrys Morales hit a walkoff solo homer as the Toronto Blue Jays ended a seven-game losing skid with a 2-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday afternoon at Rogers Centre. It's so bleak right now the Blue Jays have already been featured in a column from American website The Ringer titled 'How to Lose (Or Win) a Playoff Spot in 10 Days'. Read More »

Zlatan Breaks Silence On Horrible Injury With Superb And Self-Deprecating Statement


Reports have suggested that, given his age, Ibrahimovic may not play at the top level again ― his United contract is up at the end of the season ― although his manager did not want to become involved in such speculation. Rojo's injury is also a serious body blow to United's depleted resources at the back, with both England global central defenders Phil Jones and Chris Smalling expected to be out till mid-May. Read More »

Warren Sapp does not believe Myles Garrett should go first overall


The NFL draft begins Thursday, as 32 NFL teams get to work building their futures and hundreds of football players await their fate. Sapp said he sees "the splash plays" from Garrett, but not enough else. 1 overall since Jadeveon Clowney in 2014, Sapp wonders how important the game is to him. He also finished his collegiate career with 31 sacks, which is the second most among SEC players during the past 10 years. Read More »

Serena Williams 'can't wait' for new arrival


Williams also shared her joy in returning to the world number one spot after the latest WTA rankings was released today. While soaking up the sun with fiancé Alexis Ohanian , Williams expressed her excitement about becoming a mother and revealed the many things she's learned thus far. Read More »

Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder - 4/16/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Few debates in sports has become as heated as who should be this year's NBA Most Valuable Player so is it too late to just hold off voting and declare the victor of the Western Conference's most compelling first-round playoff series the victor? Is it Russell Westbrook (yes), who became only the second player in National Basketball Association history to average a triple-double for an entire season, while dragging an otherwise completely sketchy OKC roster into the playoffs? While Harden ... Read More »

Benteke earns Crystal Palace 2-1 win on return to Liverpool


Having cancelled out Philippe Coutinho's free-kick just before the break, Benteke headed a 74th-minute victor for Sam Allardyce's men. Benteke was sold by Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp in the summer and the Belgian came back to sting his ex-club with a brace that also helped Crystal Palace move further away from relegation. Read More »

Serena Williams confirms pregnancy, so she won Australian Open while being pregnant?

Williams has played little outside the Grand Slam tournaments in the last 12 months - at the Italian Open in Rome and the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro last season and at the tournament in Auckland, New Zealand, in early January. In addition to Clijsters, Evonne Goolagong and Margaret Court also won Grand Slams after becoming mothers. It remains to be seen if both Williams and Azarenka can add to their haul of Slams upon their return, but if the former could it would be yet another ... Read More »

Gobert returns, helps Jazz even series with Clippers


Just as in the opening game of the series, when Johnson stepped up after Rudy Gobert exited with a knee injury, Johnson came to the rescue once again when Gordon Hayward succumbed to food poisoning. Off the bench, he finished with 17 points on 7-for-10 shooting, and added six rebounds and two steals. Game 5 is scheduled for Tuesday in Los Angeles. Read More »

Orioles top Red Sox for fourth straight victory

And while a six-run lead in the eighth inning on Sunday made for good timing, Barnes' 90 miles per hour heat behind Machado's head (the pitch wound up hitting the bat) was hardly the proportional response that jibes with baseball's unspoken code. Read More »

The Raptors take control in social media trolling war with the Bucks


This is Game 4. Milwaukee went 0 of 9 from the field during a stretch between late in the third quarter and early in the fourth, but still managed to stay within two possessions of Toronto for much of the second half. Perhaps this blowout loss will serve as a wakeup call, or maybe what they say is true: it's time to fear the deer . This was supposed to be a series where the playoff hardened Raptors would be tested, but use it more as a tuneup for the Cavs. Read More »

Chris Lynn could miss IPL matches

This was a poignant message by Kolkata Knight Rider's opener Lynn after his nasty fall while attempting a catch in the deep in the match against Mumbai Indians at Wankhede Stadium on Sunday night. Jayawardene also pointed at the reason to why Mumbai is keeping Rohit Sharma out of the opening slot. In the last over, Mumbai needed 11 runs and they reached the target with one ball to spare. Read More »

Chelsea still a team in transition, says Conte


The only thing we can do it keep working hard and keep believing and play in the same way that we've played in the last few weeks". Kane, speaking after the game, said that there is no simple solution, only more work, more time and more luck. Read More »

Cleveland Brown give up chase for Jimmy Garoppolo


Former Texas A&M pass-rusher Myles Garrett is the consensus best player in the draft. Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett speaks to the media during the 2017 combine at Indiana Convention Center. James Harrison is back but he'll be 39 this year and the team recorded just 38 sacks in 2016. Out of USC, Kessler was truly a Hue Jackson pick. The Cleveland Browns now hold the first pick in this year's NFL Draft and many analysts and fans expect them to take defensive end Myles ... Read More »

Saints unlikely to trade for Patriots Malcolm Butler


New Orleans now has the 11th, 32nd and 42nd overall selections, and the New England Patriots would likely want at least one of those in any deal involving Butler. McCarron has one more season remaining on his rookie contract deal. The Saints also have a pair of third-round selections, but the Patriots will likely be positioned to get a third-round compensatory pick if Butler leaves as a free agent after the season so they'd likely be looking for more in return in a trade. Read More »