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Major League Baseball trade rumors: Yankees after Michael Fulmer, Patrick Corbin

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He isn't eligible for arbitration until 2019 and free agency until 2023, but he is coming off season-ending elbow surgery though he is expected to be ready for spring training. While much of this had to do with pitching for the second-worst team in baseball, (64-98), Fulmer did recently undergo surgery to fix a nerve issue in his right elbow. Read More »

Sam Allardyce puts Everton Christmas party on hold

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The Toffees' improved form has seen them climb out of the relegation places in recent weeks and move up into tenth position - but Allardyce is not in the mood for celebration. "That's why Michael Keane and Phil Jagielka are so important at the moment". "It's off until there is a period of time when we are in a very good position that you can say lads "have a relaxing time which you deserve but whatever you do I don't want a phone call telling me you've been in trouble because you will be ... Read More »

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil wants quick Barcelona decision?

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He has been linked heavily with moves to Arsenal's Premier League rivals Manchester United and Catalonian giants Barcelona , arch rivals of his club before Arsenal , Real Madrid . Arsenal have not issued a contract ultimatum to Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez. Not so long after ruling the Mesut Ozil option out, because of the what they described as the player's problem private life, the Catalan media are ruling it back in on Wednesday. Read More »

Everton manager Sam Allardyce cancels players' Christmas party

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We're still getting results and will improve even more when these players get back. While the negotiations behind the scenes continue, the on-field performances have been on the decline over recent weeks, with the Toon slipping down to 16th position after losing 3-2 to Leicester City. Read More »

Former Penn State football star Larry Johnson believes he's living with CTE

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Like many former football players, Johnson now says he suffers from memory loss and what he calls "the demons", impulses toward aggressive behavior or self-harm. "Certain things happen in your life", Johnson told Babb, "that you just can't come back from". "A bittersweet thing: I'm going to be free of everything that's holding me down", Johnson said. Read More »

Indiana Pacers to reportedly host the 2021 NBA All-Star Game

In 1953, IN also hosted the third NBA All-Star Game when the West defeated the East 79-75 at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum IN Fort Wayne. The exhibition-which will be played at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis-will be the first NBA All-Star Game held in IN since it was played at the Hoosier Dome in 1985. Read More »

Saints Fan Sues Team over Protests Before National Anthem

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But those protests may not have actually started at the time which he became so offended he chose to stop going to games. Dragna has not been to a game since the Saints played the Patriots in the first home game of the 2017 season September 17 because he claims the rowdy reaction from the protests of fans around his seats made the tickets "unusable" by him and his family. Read More »

British board to review Tyson Fury licence

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Opponents possibly in the frame for Fury's comeback include Shannon Briggs, Dereck Chisora, Christian Hammer, BJ Flores and former world champion Charles Martin. He was then forced to postpone a rematch with Klitschko scheduled for summer 2016 because of injury, before he withdrew altogether. "He's got a lot of work to do still, this is the first step of coming back now", Wilder told Newsweek . Read More »

Jose Canseco Reveals He Was 'Molested' But Never Complained

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However, Canseco made it clear that he's been "molested" by many women, but didn't really mind because it was "kind of a turn-on". Not long ago, the world would have been able to ignore Canseco's comments (while cringing at the fact people with these opinions exist), but as of March he is an analyst on NBC Sports California, appearing on Oakland Athletics pregame and postgame coverage. Read More »

Horn stops Corcoran late to retain title

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Corcoran was bleeding from a nasty gash over his left eye when the fight ended. At the time of the stoppage, Horn was ahead 100-90, 99-91, 99-91. "He definitely pushed me", Horn said. "Now all I want is a level playing field. It's the entertainment business isn't it?" he said. Corcoran spun Horn around landing a left hook to the head. Read More »

NFLPA will review Tom Savage concussion protocol

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SBNation.com said , "Savage took a hit from Elvis Dumervil that left him stiff and shaking on the ground". 'And then he went back in the game and he came out and they evaluated him a little bit more'. The NFL has yet another in-game concussion controversy on its hands. "At no point in time is there anything more important to me than the safety of our players", he said . Read More »

Chris Froome faces questions over abnormal drug test

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Froome's increased dosage of Salbutamol to combat his acute asthma occurred in the run-up to the September 7 urine test. 'I take my leadership position in my sport very seriously. Earlier this year Froome, who prides himself on racing clean, said he had refused a therapeutic use exemption (TUE) to treat his asthma on the way to winning the 2015 Tour de France. Read More »

Tyson Fury set to return after Anti-Doping accord

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The former world heavyweight champion was charged in June 2016 for using a banned steroid, but blamed the result on eating uncastrated wild boar. " Tyson Fury and Hughie Fury have agreed to resolve the proceedings by UKAD against Tyson Fury and Hughie Fury based on the reported presence of elevated levels on nandrolone metabolites in urine samples that they provided after their respective fights in February 2015; and against Tyson Fury on his alleged failure to provide a sample in ... Read More »

Carmelo Anthony leaves without speaking to reporters after Thunder loss

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Moments like these are why Oklahoma City is frustrated. Also, for a team that dominated the Warriors just a couple of weeks ago, not being able to play like that every night really gets to them. "It just seems we're a completely different team that last four or five minutes, and that's the way we've got to battle for 48 minutes". Westbrook was the best player for Oklahoma against Charlotte, scoring 30 points with four rebounds and seven assists. Read More »

Mike Tomlin continues to hype Sunday's Patriots-Steelers game

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Tom Brady dominated Pittsburgh's secondary in the AFC championship game 11 months ago, picking apart the Steelers' zone defense while throwing for 384 yards and three touchdowns in a 36-17 romp that wasn't even that close. There was anticipation that he would make his return to the team at some point late in the second half of the regular season. Very much look forward to playing them. Read More »

Father asks Swaraj to help bring back teen footballer's body

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On Monday, their worst fears were confirmed. SGFI, which is headed by double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar, had fielded U-18 teams in six disciplines including hockey, football and softball for the invitational event, jointly organised by the Australian government and School Sports Australia. Read More »

Wenger: Talks Still Ongoing With Sanchez And Ozil

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Wenger added that a final offer has NOT been extended to either player. "I can not tell you much more", said the Arsenal boss. He added: "I don't want to talk about that". He was asked again in his press conference if there was any truth in these lies, and of course he replied: "No. Negotiations are always going on with everybody". Read More »

76ers power past Wolves in OT

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He has missed the last nine games because of it. "We needed this", he said of the win. Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau echoed the Towns' remarks, saying, "Just win". 3 pick in 2014. Though four starters played 39 minutes or more, Minnesota players said that wasn't the reason they lost. Joel Embiid vs Karl-Anthony Towns - Obviously, this matchup is still up in the air with Embiid's uncertain status. Read More »

Giants sign OL Damien Mama, WR Hunter Sharp among roster moves

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Mama joins the Giants from the Kansas City Chiefs' practice squad, while Sharp comes from the Denver Broncos' practice squad. He played in the team's October 22 matchup against the Los Angeles Chargers. The Giants also cut defensive tackle Khyri Thornton, who was inactive in two games after signing with the Giants on November 29, and linebacker Trevor Bates, who had been on the practice squad since October 31. Read More »

Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Swansea City

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Liverpool are at home against West Brom and Brighton are away at Tottenham Hotspur. However, Guardiola was quick to remind reporters that last season's draw to face a rampant Monaco side was similarly welcomed before Leonardo Jardim's Ligue 1 victor snatched an undulating tie, which ended 6-6, on away goals. Read More »

MANCHESTER UNITED, Pogba: "I don't regret not having signed for Real Madrid"

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I did think about moving there as they are a great club but in the end United came in with interest too and I couldn't say no to them. "But I always felt it in my heart - my heart told me to come back here". I'm sure we can do that so I'm going to give my best until we arrive there'. Pogba is now serving a three-match suspension after being sent off against Arsenal earlier this month and will sit out Wednesday night's Premier League game against Bournemouth at Old Trafford. Read More »

LAFC adds Blessing, Edwards and Urena in MLS expansion draft

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The trade for Ciman cost LAFC the last two players it selected Tuesday in the five-round MLS expansion draft, left back Jukka Raitala and left winger Raheem Edwards. Coach Bob Bradley has promised the will play an attractive and offensive style of soccer, but the expansion team's initial trades have been created to fortify the team's back line. Read More »

Tommy Hunter close to deal with Phillies

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Hunter registered a strong 2.61 ERA, 0.97 WHIP, and 64/14 K/BB ratio over 58 2/3 innings with the Rays in 2017. He had a 1.12 ERA in 43 games with the Phillies and struck out 45 batters and walked just five in 40 1/3 innings. However provided that Hunter can maintain his higher than normal strikeout rate in 2018, his swing and miss stuff would fit the profile of a seventh or eighth inning man. Read More »

James scores 25 to lift Cavs past Hawks 123-114

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Atlanta now fell to 6-21, the worst record in the league. Prior to the two games, Ilyasova's best performance of the season was when he scored 22 points on 8-of-11 shooting in a 121-114 loss to the Cavaliers on November 30. Jose Calderon (14) and Jae Crowder (13) also chipped in. He can shoot, pass and even bring a championship to Cleveland. That second quarter burst ultimately proved decisive with the Cavs comfortably keeping Atlanta at arm's length for the remainder of the game. Read More »

New Angel Shohei Ohtani Has a Damaged UCL in Pitching Elbow

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Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports has reported that Shohei Ohtani has a first-degree UCL sprain-which is certainly not good , but it's quite a ways away from necessarily and damningly bad . UCL injuries to high-velocity pitchers are well documented. The procedure is often used to reduce inflammation and irritation. Red Sox starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz returned successfully in 2017 after he underwent a PRP injection soon after the 2016 season ended. Read More »

This Manchester United Star should be Kicked Out of Starting XI

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Information slowly filtered out that tensions had boiled over following the game, and that United boss Jose Mourinho was unhappy with City's "disrespectful" celebrations from the visitors dressing room. "He's got to get over that quickly as he's Manchester United's centre-forward". The Belgian's form is a worry, and after Lukaku proving to be ineffective in front of goal, with United threatening very little throughout the top of the table clash, very few fans were impressed with the ... Read More »

Matt Barnes announces retirement from National Basketball Association

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He also pleaded guilty to a disorderly conduct violation in NY in June to avoid criminal charges stemming from a nightclub incident. Ask Barnes former teammates about him, and they loved him - off the court and on. 1 seed Dallas Mavericks in the first round of the playoffs. But during his career, he was a tough player who added a physical spark, usually off the bench. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard returns from injury to make season debut for Spurs

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Last month, Popovich said he'd never encountered the ailment before it forced two of his top contributors out of the lineup for an extended period. If Leonard does make his debut, it will be his first action since May 14, when he sprained his ankle in San Antonio's Game 1 defeat of the Western Conference finals. Read More »

Doug McDermott scores season-high 23 as Knicks knock off Hawks

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NY won their last game against the Atlanta Hawks , 111 - 107; Porzingis: 30 points. The Knicks beat the Lakers 113-109 in overtime. Randle scored 13 with four rebounds and two assists. The Knicks had a chance to win the game in regulation, but after a timeout with 4.5 seconds left, Caldwell-Pope once again hounded Porzingis into a tough shot, this time a 3-pointer from the top of the arc that was well of the mark. Read More »

West Ham vs Arsenal 13 December 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

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Olivier Giroud came off the bench to head a late equaliser at Saint Mary but Ramsey did not come through the game unscathed. David Moyes' side shocked Chelsea 1-0 at the weekend - their first triumph in seven games, and will be aiming to cause another upset at (5.25) with Bet365 when the Gunners come visiting. Read More »

Cubs Sign Pitcher Drew Smyly To 2-Year Deal

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Smyly's best season came in 2014 with the Tigers and Rays, as he posted a 3.24 ERA in 25 starts. Morrow pitches in the World Series against the Astros. Since moving to the National League in 2015, Morrow, 33, is 9-0 with two saves and a 2.23 ERA in 68 appearances - most of that in 2017 as a Dodger setup man. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino: 'We can cope without Toby Alderweireld'

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His absence saw Spurs go four league games without a win, and with Davinson Sanchez also suspended, Tottenham have been forced to patch up their side - particularly in defence. Having thumped Stoke City 5-1 at Wembley on Saturday, Spurs are now gearing up to host Brighton on Wednesday night, and Erik Lamela could make his first start since the goalless draw at Bournemouth on October 22 2016. Read More »