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No charges for Sky man Jamie Carragher over spitting

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The ex-England and Liverpool defender was filmed spitting through the window of his Range Rover at a 14-year-old girl and her dad. Carragher is a former global English player who spent his whole career at his childhood club, Liverpool, and he played a key role in Liverpool's campaign to win the 2005 Champions League title. Read More »

Virginia Loses Key Player To Injury

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The Cavaliers open their NCAA Tournament Friday when they take on UMBC Friday at 9:20 p.m. ET. Error! There was an error processing your request. He made 3 of 6 three-point attempts and added three rebounds in a performance Hurricanes Coach Jim Larranaga credited largely for the outcome. Hunter logged 18 minutes off the bench and scored 10 points against that game. Read More »

Dolphins designate Ndamukong Suh a post June release, what this means

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Suh was released in the middle of a bad a six-year, $114M deal he signed with the Dolphins back in 2015, which left Miami with a bit of cap relief but otherwise nothing to show for it. According to ESPN's Dianna Russini , both the Seattle Seahawks and the Dallas Cowboys are interested in adding Suh. Now, Suh will enter the open market likely still commanding a per-year salary in the mid-teens ($12 million-$17 million range). Read More »

Putin and Trump discussed North Korea by phone on Monday

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The "situation is far from what we want to see", Putin said, adding that he has "always supported the Palestinian people". Trump has repeatedly complained that Russian Federation is not doing all he says it should to pressure North Korea to lay down its nuclear arms through stringent economic sanctions. Read More »

Federer eases into quarter-finals at Indian Wells Masters

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The 20-time grand slam victor and defending champion was too good against Chardy as he reached the last eight without dropping a set at the ATP 1000 tournament. The 20-time Grand Slam champ dominated on serves throughout the match, winning a point on 90 percent. It will be a repeat of the Australian Open semi-final in Melbourne past year, won by Federer after Chung was forced to retire in the second set with blisters. Read More »

Denver Nuggets at LA Lakers: Takeaways

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Instead, the Nuggets coach focused on the stretch in which things first unraveled for his team, allowing a double-digit lead to dwindle to five points. He shot 2 of 11 against the Cavaliers, and made only one of his six 3-point attempts. The Lakers are starting to play some good ball and have won eight of their last ten games. Read More »

March Madness: Canada's Brissett leads Syracuse past ASU in First Four action

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They are top 30 nationally in three-point shooting percentage. No. 11 LOYOLA-CHICAGO over No. 6 MIAMI and No. 3 TENNESSEE: The Ramblers ended up with a pretty flawless draw for a team looking to make a run. No. 9 ALABAMA over No. 1 VILLANOVA: The dots on this one connect. Vladimir Brodziansky , a 6-11 senior, leads the Horned Frogs with a 15.1 scoring average and 6-7 forward Kenrich Williams is averaging 13.1 points, a team-high 9.3 rebounds and 4.0 assists. Read More »

We Were Better Than The Stars Of Manchester United - Sevilla President

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Is Mourinho really going to stay at United for a fourth or fifth season if his old nemesis Guardiola is still dominating? Much of the post-match reaction has been dominated by analysis of United's limp performance, with the achievement of Sevilla - Europa League champions three years in a row between 2014 and 2016 - somewhat overlooked. Read More »

AJ McCarron Agrees to Two-Year Deal With Bills

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McCarron entered free agency after winning his grievance against the Bengals last month that counted his rookie season toward the four-year contract he signed in 2014. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported that McCarron will earn at least $10 million over two years with $6.5 million available in incentives. Despite the trade, the Bills are still expected to draft a quarterback in the upcoming NFL Draft. Read More »

Navy jet crashes into water near Key West

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A rescue operation was launched immediately to find them. The plane, part of Virginia-based Strike Fighter Squadron 213 , burst into flames before crashing into the water, witnesses say. She said she called 911 immediately but she didn't see anyone eject. It crashed on approach to Naval Air Station Key West, and the cause of the crash is under investigation, according to the tweet. Read More »

England coach Eddie Jones sorry for 'scummy Irish' call

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England went on to win their next seven matches but have now suffered back-to-back defeats against Scotland and France . We'll get that back, we'll get that back don't worry. "We are playing them in the Six Nations so we'll get them back". Jones was a guest speaker at an event a year ago on the topic of leadership and was referencing playing Wales while he was coaching in Japan. Read More »

Barcelona v Chelsea: 'Joyous' Lionel Messi joins the Champions League 100 club

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Conte conceded Chelsea would have to play the "perfect game" to reach the quarter-finals and they will need Eden Hazard to deliver too. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said his side needed a ideal display to progress but they started disastrously at a packed Nou Camp when Luis Suarez teed up Messi , who squeezed a low strike through the legs of Courtois from a tight angle. Read More »

Jaguars re-signing wideout Marqise Lee

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He served as the team's primary slot corner, a role he could take over in Houston. He finished last season with 42 tackles, a half-sack and two fumble recoveries for Detroit. In his rookie season, Carrie earned 13 appearances and four starts, chipping in with 44 tackles, eight pass deflections, one forced fumble, two recoveries and the first interception of his career. Read More »

Warriors announce that Klay Thompson has fractured thumb

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The Warriors will be without both players when they face the Lakers on Wednesday. Thompson played through the injury, finishing with 21 points on 8-22 FG. Stephen Curry is also sidelined until his re-evalution March 20 after he tweaked right ankle last week. Forward Andre Iguodala (left wrist sprain) will be available for the game, however. Read More »

Kirk Cousins: Minnesota Vikings Will Sign Free Agent QB

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Again, such teams would include the Jets and Bills, assuming those teams draft quarterbacks. If you're Cousins , you like that! Most Major League Baseball, NBA and NHL players can expect a full paycheck as soon as the ink is dry, but while NFL players occasionally receive some guaranteed money, they often can get left out in the cold. Read More »

New York Jets working on a deal with Teddy Bridgewater

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The Jets are calling an audible and turning to a familiar face as their backup plan at quarterback. But that wasn't the worst of it. Minutes later, Calvin Watkins of Newsday reported that the Jets have promised the starting job to McCown heading in to the 2018 season. Read More »

Classy Altior wins Queen Mother Champion Chase

There has been an outpour of support for the 38-year-old jockey and Paddy Power, which Walsh is a brand ambassador for, have said that they will pay out anyone that backed Walsh to be top jockey at the festival. That's all you need to know about day 2 at Cheltenham - keep in mind to bet responsibility if you do choose to have a flutter! That's one of three Grade Ones at Prestbury Park this afternoon, with the first of them the Ballymore Novices' Chase at 1.30. Read More »

Chief Confirms £70m-Rated Midfielder Could Join Man Utd This Summer

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Man City have been firm favourites to secure Fred's signature - as suggested by what Palkin says here - but the Telegraph's James Ducker has claimed that the soon-to-be Premier League champions have cooled their interest in the 25-year-old and will instead focus their attention on finding competition for Fernandinho in defensive midfield. Read More »

Minor League Baseball to place runner on base in extra innings

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At all levels of Minor League Baseball, extra innings will begin with a runner on second base. The players' union agreed not to challenge MLB's decision to institute the rule. Testing out rule changes in the Minors first will give you info about whether or not the rule changes actually shorten gametime and whether or not it drastically affects the concept of the sport. Read More »

Vancouver 'still game' for World Cup bid despite cost concerns

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This comes after the province raised concerns about cost, and after its requests for clarification were rejected by the committee. An official news release is set to go out tomorrow. "Vancouver remains a city with an exceptional sports hosting history and we look forward to working with the province and our Sport Hosting Vancouver team to identify future worldwide sporting events that bring positive economic and cultural impact to Vancouver". Read More »

Diddy, Steph Curry included on billionaire's ownership group for Panthers bid

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Former Panthers owner Jerry Richardson agreed to sell the team in December after reports surfaced that he paid at least four women to keep quiet about workplace misconduct, including sexual harassment and using a racial slur. After the announcement that the team was for sale, Combs tweeted that he was interested in purchasing the team, which is estimated to be worth $2.3 billion. Read More »

Barack Obama Reveals His NCAA Tournament Bracket

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Obama has Michigan State winning the men's title and - no surprises - UConn winning the women's championship. Obama has Kentucky's other tournament team, Murray State, losing the first round to West Virginia. Joining UConn and Mississippi State in the Final Four in Obama's bracket are Notre Dame (29-3) and Louisville (32-2). "Just because I have more time to watch games doesn't mean my picks will be better, but here are my brackets this year", the 44th President joked on Twitter . Read More »

Arizona Cardinals release former LSU football standout Tyrann Mathieu

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The 5-foot-9, 186-pound free safety earned first-team All-Pro honors in 2015. Download our app, the most-used news app in southern Arizona, to get breaking news alerts, weather forecasts and more on your Apple and Android devices. After returning to the field in 2014, it was 2015 when the Honey Badger hit his stride. Mathieu spent an entire season out of football and slid to the third round before the Cardinals took a chance by selecting him in 2013. Read More »

Conte takes time to laud Messi after Champions League exit

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However, the Italian was quick to mention if they are to stand a chance they will need to be at their very best, something they have failed to do at times this season. "Every team must be prepared to suffer their possession because Barca like to dominate the game". The Spaniard is also goalless in the Champions League despite making six appearances, though he did suffer from a back injury in early February. Read More »

Mississippi State headed to NIT

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The Huskers also advanced to the Big Ten semifinals . The Nebraska women's basketball team had a few chances, but never got the really, really big win this season, like one against Maryland would have been. If the Jays get by the Hawkeyes, they'll play either third-seeded UCLA or 14th-seeded American. Redshirt senior and second-leading scorer Andrew Rowsey will move on after the season, but the rest of the team is scheduled to return. Read More »

49ers expected to sign RB Jerick McKinnon to four-year deal

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The four highest-paid running backs in the National Football League for the 2018 season are set to be Le'Veon Bell, Devonta Freeman , LeSean McCoy , and ... He rushed for 570 yards on 150 carries (3.8 yards per carry) with three touchdowns last season. In 2017, McKinnon shared the Vikings' backfield with fellow running back Latavius Murray , after rookie running back Dalvin Cook was lost for the year after sustaining an early-season ACL injury. Read More »

Tiger Woods doesn't know how he's getting massive clubhead speeds

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Paul Cassey managed to hold off the 14-time Major champion with Woods needing to birdie the 18th to force a play-off. The 53rd edition of the the Arnold Palmer Invitational tees off at Bay Hill Club and Lodge on Thursday . Justin Rose is the only player from the top five in the world in the field. The purse has been increased slightly from past year, with a total of $8.9 million up for grabs. Read More »

New addition Jake Arrieta promising Phillies will fight

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Arrieta, who helped the Cubs reach three straight National League Championship Series and win that curse-smashing World Series championship in 2016, tweeted a handwritten thank you letter to the city, team and fans. The team has been rebuilding the past few years with young prospects but has begun to sign veterans so they can start being competitive while developing young players. Read More »

Heynckes breaks Champions League record as Bayern march on

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Bayern went 2-0 up following an own goal by Gokhan Gonul in the 46th minute. Picking the ball up in the centre of the park, it was Vidal who worked the ball out to Muller on the right wing, and the club captain produced an inch flawless cross into the area which was met by the first time finish of Thiago Alcantara. Read More »

Enraged Lille fans spark riot, invade pitch, assault team

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TV footage showed supporters running towards the Lille players and aiming kicks at some of them. Enyeama has been frozen out of the Lille first team this season and hasn't featured for the team since he returned from injury. But finally the fans backed off to the stands. "We understand the reaction but we can't accept that players have been attacked", Lille's Yassine Benzia said after the game. Read More »

Serena Williams: 'My room for improvement is incredible'

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Venus told reporters that she never counted the 23-times grand slam champion out of the match. With a day to rest mentally and physically, Williams is the clear favorite in the match, especially on the hard courts of Indian Wells . "I definitely know her well", Serena said of her sister. "I wish it were, but it's not". Then I wouldn't be who I am. I just want to continue to go forward. Read More »

Warriors' Curry out at least four more games

While Patrick McCaw (non-displaced fracture, left wrist) and David West (right arm cyst) are unavailable, Jordan Bell (right ankle sprain) and Andre Iguodala (left wrist sprain) are listed as probable and Klay Thompson (sprained right thumb) is questionable. Read More »

Women's basketball: Auriemma plans no big changes

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UConn , which has been a No. 1 seed every year since 2007, opens up against 16-seed Saint Francis, Pa., on Saturday morning. The No. 1 seeds were fairly obvious beforehand and the committee didn't surprise us: UConn is the top overall seed, while Mississippi State , Louisville , and Notre Dame all command their own regions. Read More »