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That Extra Glass of Wine Might Take 30 Minutes Off Your Life

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USA recommendations state that men shouldn't consume more than 14 standard drinks per week, which is almost twice the limit proposed in this new study. On the other hand, the risk of nonfatal heart attacks was somewhat smaller for people drinking more. The global study, part-funded by the British Heart Foundation , also looked at the association between alcohol and different types of cardiovascular disease. Read More »

Wilder won't accept £8.8m offer to fight me next, says Joshua

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Whyte may have to wait a little longer if he wants that shot at a title - and by the time his opportunity comes, he may find a rematch with Joshua, the sole man to defeat him, is the only way to do it. As first reported by FightNights.com, undefeated WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has rejected a flat fee of $12.5 million to square off against Anthony Joshua for the undisputed heavyweight championship. Read More »

Kane set to battle Salah on the race for Golden Boot

However, Spurs will most certainly not just lie down and let them take it on their watch. Spurs are level on points with third-placed Liverpool but behind on a marginally inferior goal difference (Reds have +40 while Lilywhites have +37) and are very much in contention to pip them to third spot, which is the last place that ensures automatic qualification for next year's UEFA Champions League. Read More »

Manika clinches gold in women's singles TT

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This is Batra's third medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, having failed to win a medal in Glasgow in 2014. In the first men's doubles semi-final, Sharath and Sathiyan won 3-1 (7-11, 11-5, 11-1, 11-3) against Singapore opponents Yew En Koen Pang and Shao Feng Ethan Poh to guarantee at least a silver medal. Read More »

Salah, De Bruyne, Kane on PFA shortlist

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Kane and Sane both get the double nomination, along with Fulham's 17-year old phenom Ryan Sessegnon, Manchester City's Ederson & Raheem Sterling , and Manchester United's Marcus Rashford. This is the past year that Kane is eligible for the YPOY award, having turned 24 at the end of July, 2017. The inclusion of Sane and Silva alongside De Bruyne is an indication of just how dominant City have been in the Premier League this season. Read More »

Wizards' Jodie Meeks suspended 25 games for PEDs

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The suspension will begin with Saturday's opening game, April 14, of the Wizards' NBA playoff series against Eastern Conference top seed Toronto. I respect the game of basketball too much. The Wizards, who entered the playoffs in the eight spot in the Eastern Conference, will be without Meeks who typically came off the bench. The Washington Wizards will reportedly be without Jodie Meeks for the playoffs. Read More »

Golden Knights players celebrate win, prepare for Game 2

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The Jets and Golden Knights had lulls in their victories, but they definitely had the aura of two teams feeling out their opponents.There's a lot of hockey left to be played, and even more Game 1 action tomorrow. "Maybe I can calm that situation down". Considering how they have been only a play or two away in a couple of the losses to Las Vegas this season including two nights ago, I'm going to say the visitors find a way to get the win tonight behind another outstanding effort from Quick. Read More »

Panarin's OT goal powers Columbus move past Capitals

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Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny will be re-evaluated on Friday for an upper body injury he suffered in the first period of Thursday's 4-3 loss to Columbus in Game 1 of the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. "Obviously, if he's still standing up, I think there's nothing wrong with that, but he ended up falling and reaching for the puck, and I'm not sure what happened after that". Read More »

Thunder suspend play-by-play man one game for Westbrook comment

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Davis, who is a full-time employee of the team, will be on the local television broadcast for Oklahoma City's playoff opener Sunday when the team hosts the Jazz. Dan Mahoney, the Thunder's vice president of broadcasting and corporate communications, said the team considered the comment "inappropriate". "I offer my honest apology and realize that, while I committed a lapse in judgement, such mistakes come with consequences. Read More »

Agent QB Mark Sanchez Suspended Four Games for Violating PED Policy

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The free-agent quarterback was suspended for the first four games of the upcoming National Football League season, per ESPN's Field Yates. The four-game suspension will make it tougher for Sanchez to find a gig. Sanchez spent last season on the Bears' roster but failed to appear in a game, a year after attempting only 18 passes over a season with the Cowboys and has not won a game as a starting quarterback since 2014. Read More »

Wild looking to be 'more assertive' in Game 2 vs. Jets

They weren't the only ones to do so, however. In 2015, they were swept in four straight games by the Anaheim Ducks . The thing is no one really knew whether that was the case or not. Joe Morrow scored with 7:13 remaining to give the Winnipeg Jets a 3-2 victory against the Minnesota Wild in Game 1 of the Western Conference first-round playoff opener on Wednesday night at Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Read More »

Nassar survivor says MSU interim president offered her $250K to settle

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Lorincz asked if she could meet Engler to introduce herself, and she was taken into a conference room with the interim president, his spokeswoman and an attorney. "No one other than Kaylee has met with him". Denhollender denied having ever met with Engler, per ESPN . He was bringing up dollar figures. "I felt like I was being bullied into saying something and that if Rachael gave him a settlement amount, it was OK for me to do it, too", Lorincz said in a prepared statement that she read ... Read More »

Nazem Kadri Suspended Three Games For Hit On Bruins' Tommy Wingels

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Seconds after Wingels caught Maple Leafs winger Mitch Marner with a high hit, Kadri left his feet and drove the kneeling Wingels' head into the boards. It happened pretty quick, and I think he was reaching for the puck. The suspension video did acknowledge that Wingels delivered a hit on Marner that initially drew Kadri's attention, but there is no justification for delivering a dirty, risky hit with the intent to injure one of your opponents. Read More »

Plawecki to DL with broken hand; d'Arnaud to have surgery

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But that certainly could change". Former All-Star backstop Miguel Montero was designated for assignment by the Nationals earlier this week. New York's slogan could very well be "Get well soon!" the last few years. The Mets, however, said a follow-up MRI at the Hospital for Special Surgery in NY on Thursday revealed the fracture. His return date will be determined by the return of grip strength and pain tolerance. Read More »

Stephenson, Pacers size up playoff run-in with LeBron

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It's time for the NBA Playoffs and the Cleveland Cavaliers are primed for another run towards an appearance in the NBA Finals, but this year may be more challenging than ever before. Naturally, Oladipo enjoyed a breakout season, the Pacers beat the Cavs three out of four times and seem to pose a tough matchup in this Eastern Conference playoff opener. Read More »

National Hockey League 18: Our 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs simulation

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The Penguins certainly weren't showing any sympathy, let alone mercy on the opening night of their quest for a Cup three-peat. The Columbus Blue Jackets might have the best shot at an upset. How They Lose: Philadelphia is very streaky. Goaltender Anrei Vasilevskiy had a stellar season posting 44 wins with a 2.62 GAA and a.920 SV%. Instead, those players who are on teams that didn't make it will be just like all of us, watching the playoffs from their couches. Read More »

Xi's pledge to open market unrelated to trade spat: Beijing

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He's also entrenched the Communist Party more deeply into society - including within businesses - and sought to promote China's dominance in high-tech sectors such as artificial intelligence and robotics. In other energy trading, wholesale gasoline rose 2.9 percent to $2.04 a gallon. Home goods retailer Bed, Bath & Beyond plunged after it gave a weak forecast for the fiscal year. Read More »

Seahawks sign veteran National Football League kicker Sebastian Janikowski to 1-year deal

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During his tenure in Oakland, Janikowski set an National Football League record with 55 field goals from 50 yards or longer. He did not play last season because of a back injury. In Seattle, Janikowski will work with Brian Schneider, who was his special teams coach in Oakland for two seasons from 2007 to 2008. The Raiders play the Seahawks in their preseason finale (either August 30 or 31) in Seattle and in London on October 14. Read More »

Manchester City Sergio Aguero out of Spurs trip

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The City boss revealed a major blow with the news that Sergio Aguero has been ruled out of the trip to London after feeling a reaction from his recent cameo appearances off the bench. "The league is played over a lot of games and we need five points from six games", he said. 'But after Liverpool, the way we played against United was tough, the way we started against Liverpool was tough. Read More »

Mourinho Only Has 'Dry Answers' For Benched Rashford & Martial

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Another team making a strong case for signing Anthony Martial is Manchester United's Premier League rivals Tottenham Hotspur . " Marcus Rashford is a player with more appearances since I arrived at the club [than anyone else]". Rashford is all but certain to be in the England squad announced by Gareth Southgate in mid-May, and the forward said he can not wait to represent his country in a World Cup for the first time . Read More »

Raid on his lawyer abuses attorney-client privilege

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MARTIN: All right. Renato Mariotti , he's a former federal prosecutor, explaining to us the significance of the FBI raid on Michael Cohen's offices. Reportedly, the agents took away material that touched on aspects of the President's own life-including a hush-money payment made to Stormy Daniels , an adult-film actress and director whose legal name is Stephanie Clifford. Read More »

The Seattle Seahawks "Postponed" Kaepernick Workout Over Non-committal To Stop Protest

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One day after it was reported that the Seattle Seahawks postponed a workout with free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick , the team has chose to sign QB Stephen Morris , according ESPN's Adam Schefter . The news comes shortly after there was controversy between the Seahawks and Kaepernick. It is being reported that Kaepernick refused to pledge to stand for the national anthem, while the Seahawks also asked "for his plan moving forward on how to handle everything" but got nothing in ... Read More »

Dallas Cowboys Release WR Dez Bryant

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The Cowboys have released Lufkin native Dez Bryant today, according to ESPN and National Football League insiders. The 29-year-old's production has slumped over the past three seasons, as he's dealt with injuries and the Cowboys' offense has become more focused on the run. Read More »

Hamilton, Mercedes bring their 'A game' for quick Chinese GP fightback

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Second practice gets underway at 7am BST. But Hamilton's slim advantage over Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen at an overcast Shanghai International Circuit suggests the Mercedes driver may not have it all his own way this weekend. "We were there two races but it's no good having maybe the fastest auto if we're not winning with it", said Ricciardo. Lance Stroll was disappointingly flat last in both practice sessions, and the team are still crying out for upgrades - which won't come ... Read More »

Hornets Relieve Clifford of Head Coaching Duties

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The Hornets axed head coach Steve Clifford after five seasons at the helm, the team announced on Friday. Head Coach Steve Clifford of the Charlotte Hornets looks on during the game against the Indiana Pacers on April 10, 2018 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. Read More »

Bengals-Burfict Suspended, 1st Ld-Writethru,370

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The NFL announced the suspension in mid-March. Last season he was ruled out for three more games, cut down from an initial five-game sanction, for a hit on Kansas City Chiefs full-back Anthony Sherman during a pre-season match. Burfict missed the first six games of the 2015 season while recovering from knee surgery. Well upon appeal it's been determined the suspension will stand. Read More »

Philadelphia Opera performs acapella version of "Here Come The Sixers"

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This season, they are 51-30 and have a 4-1 shot to make it to the Eastern Conference Finals, according to Westgate Las Vegas. "I don't think I'm ready to play, " he said, via Sports Illustrated . "I always believed in myself, I knew what I was capable of". Simmons has shown in his rookie season that he has superstar potential. Behind Whiteside and Wade, the Heat evened the series between the teams. Read More »

RCB at home ground against Kings XI Punjab, live today from

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Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru . After doing his calculations, the astrologer predicts that R Ashwin led-Kings XI Punjab will be the victor in today's game. In last 11 matches between these two teams KXIP came out as winners 8 times . Other batsmen like Quinton de Kock, Sarfaraz Khan will also aim to contribute at Chinnaswamy stadium after failing to contribute with the bat in the first game. Read More »

Niko Kovac: Bayern Munich announce Croat will replace Jupp Heynckes

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None of these sides have managed to overturn a three-goal deficit. Which teams have qualified for the UEFA Champions League semifinals? Heynckes has been very good this season, helping the Bavarians regain their lead in the Bundesliga - and win it by miles - as well as reaching the Champions League semi-final. Read More »

Gold Coast 2018: Nigerian wrestlers bag 3 medals

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Botswana moved down one spot from 14th to joint-15th with two gold and one silver, while Uganda also went down two places to 17th on two gold and one bronze. Sarah Wixey of Wales topped the qualifications with a total of 69. Joining Chopra in the men's javelin thrown finals was Vipin Kasana. "We were training without a coach, what else could we do". Read More »