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Klopp: Liverpool deserved more from City draw

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It is one of the happiest days of my career as a manager. We were today", he added after a victory that saw Liverpool remain fourth, still in the final Champions League place open to English clubs, and move five points clear of fifth-placed Arsenal . Read More »

Chelsea prepared to take risks - Conte

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I think, this season, he has improved a lot in all aspects and, for me, he is a really, really important player". "I want that from my players and that behaviour from my players". 'It is a hard moment to remember this because me and all the players we celebrated a great win. We have given a good account against the champions elect. Read More »

State of MI launches campaign aimed to boost vaccine rates

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In response, the Michigan Department of Health launched a campaign called I Vaccinate this week. MI is now ranked 43rd in the nation for immunization rates among children 19 to 35 months. The effort is geared to giving parents information they need to protect their children from easily prevented diseases. The campaign ivaccinate is created to reach out to parents and hopefully answer all of their questions about immunizations. Read More »

Neymar: "One day I would like to play in the Premier League"

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He went on to speak about four different clubs he admired and would possibly be interested in going to. Spurs still have to play United and Arsenal in the league, and have a FA Cup semi-final against Chelsea to distract themselves with, but top scorer Harry Kane could return for all of these games, and the win over the Saints was a helthy start without him. Read More »

Tom Brady's Jersey Thief Caught On Camera

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The FBI and the National Football League security along with Patriots security, Houston [police department] - they actually went through all this video to try and track someone down. Tom Brady's agent Don Yee relayed the following statement from Brady: "I am happy my jerseys from Super Bowl 49 and Super Bowl 51 have been recovered, and I want to thank all of the law enforcement agencies involved". Read More »

Isaiah Livers wins Mr. Basketball

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Kalamazoo Central senior Isaiah Livers completed a sweep of MI high school basketball's top individual honors Monday, after claiming the state's Gatorade Player of the Year award in addition to his Mr. Livers (6-foot-8, 220 pounds) this year for the Maroons of K.C.is doing a little bit of everything . Kalamazoo Central will play Michigan State-bound Tillman and Grand Rapids Christian (25-0) in a Class A state quarterfinal Tuesday night at Lansing Eastern. Read More »

Curry scuffles with Westbrook, Christon in GSW-OKC clash

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Durant is now out the remainder of the season with a knee injury, but it's clear he doesn't need to be on the floor to spice things up between these two teams. It was Westbrook's 15th technical of the season. Green's technical was his 13th of the season. There is nothing more demoralizing than playing solid defense for 15+ seconds, only to see one of the Splash Bros. Read More »

Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor sacked, effective immediately

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Elias compared the clubs' so-called "Big Four" to that of the Storm and said the club must do all it could to keep them for the long term. With one win this season, the Tigers are bottom of the NRL ladder. Elias said the four off-contract stars were "100 per cent" the players the Tigers should be building their future around, pointing to the Storm's ability to succeed with a major emphasis on keeping three or four superstars. Read More »

Bonus for women cricketers as Australia puts big pay deal

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Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland said the offer was for a new five-year MoU and contained a number of landmark features. In December past year, CA had postponed pay talks with the ACA, saying the on-going negotiations can distract the players at this busy time of the season, referring to the Boxing Day Test and the early rounds of the BBL. Read More »

Reports claim Wenger wants to stay on at Arsenal

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Morgan's latest rant came on talkSPORT after the Gunners lost 3-1 at West Brom, sliding to sixth in the table, as the pressure grows on Wenger to leave the club in the summer. One banner read "No Contract #Wenger Out", the other: "In Arsene We Trust #RespectAW". Tuchel is said to be an intense leader who demands the most out of his players in training as well as matches. Read More »

Giroud urges Wenger to renew Arsenal deal

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Wenger has a proud record of leading the Gunners to a top-four finish in every season since taking over from Bruce Rioch 20-and-a-half years ago. "We want Arsene Wenger to renew his contract, to continue his adventure, because we support him". Read More »

Shahzaib provisionally suspended by PCB

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Shahzaib was also issued a chargesheet, which accused him of breaching articles 2.1.4, 2.4.4 and 2.4.5 of the PCB's anti-corruption code. Shahzaib Hasan stated that he would be filing a comprehensive response to the notice issued by the board. Read More »

Bears great Gale Sayers battling dementia

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Though Sayers didn't suffer the concussions of some of his contemporaries, he wasn't exactly blessed with the best set of headgear when playing for the Jayhawks and the Bears. The "Kansas Comet" played his entire career with the Bears, piling up 4,956 yards rushing in his 68-game career and was voted to four Pro Bowls. Ardie Sayers recently determined that it's important that his situation be known and understood to dispel false impressions. Read More »

Bobby Wood out of US World Cup qualifiers with back problems

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Wood - who has scored eight goals in 29 appearances for the USMNT - suffered a back injury for Hamburg in the Bundesliga over the weekend during their draw at Eintracht Frankfurt. Kljestan replaces the injured Bobby Wood (back) and Besler will bolster the defense. Wood, 24, was likely in line to start for the USA alongside Jozy Altidore as the US looks to overcome November's two opening defeats in the final round of CONCACAF qualifying. Read More »

Aubameyang signs off for global break with goal number 23

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Aubameyang scored the game's only goal in the 14th minute to see Dortmund to an unconvincing win on Friday. The Gabon worldwide struggled at the Nations Cup on home soil, but has improved dramatically in recent weeks, scoring nine in his last five, and will look to help the Panthers in their upcoming global against Guinea on Friday. Read More »

Cherries earn key win over Swansea

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It is a really great win". "We have 10 games to go and there is still going to be a lot of movement". The Cherries sit at 11th on the table as they head into the global break, Eddie Howe can relax for a while now as his side have all but secured their premier league status for next season. Read More »

SC stuns Duke to move on to NCAA Sweet 16

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SC has been a No. 1 seed four years in a row but made the Final Four just once. A week after Duke's national title hopes were refueled and revitalized in NY, the Blue Devils ran out of gas before they even made it out of the neighborhood. Read More »

Leon, Robinson shine, Florida routs Virginia 65-39 in NCAAs

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BOUNCING BACK: Florida guard KeVaughn Allen , the team's leading scorer, is looking to end a three-game shooting slump. Meanwhile, it was a lack of apparel for Justin Leon that worked for the senior forward. It's also a bit frightening as a Badger fan to see that, since we have a lot of similarities with Virginia on both ends of the floor. Devin Robinson was a big part of that defensive effort for the Gators. Read More »

Red Wings' Darren Helm leaves game with injury

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He took a pass from Henrik Zetterberg and beat Pickard with a wrist shot from between the faceoff circles for his sixth goal. Andreas Athansiou added two assists. The Red Wings meanwhile look as though they are going to snap their incredibly quarter century long playoff streak as they are 13 points behind the Maple Leafs for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference with only 13 games remaining and while they have had a magical run I don't see any way they qualify for the playoffs ... Read More »

IL names Oklahoma State's Brad Underwood as new head coach

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Underwood's contract had a buyout, a serious buyout. Holder was victim of an over steer, an over correction, after being burned by a contract with Ford that caused the school to keep the coach that most fans showed they didn't care for (by their absence) for at least two years more than they would have liked. Read More »

LeBron James Doesn't Think NBA Can Do Anything About Player Rest

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For all of the remarkable achievements these three have accomplished in their short time together, this has to be right up there with the best of them. If you were able to get second place, you still have to beat us and I think (teams) understand who we are and we know who we are. Cleveland also lost starter Tristan Thompson in the third quarter when he injured his mouth in a collision with Julius Randle. Read More »

Bears bringing back safety Chris Prosinski, lineman CJ Wilson

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Prosinski played in 16 games and had 15 tackles and one pass breakup last season - his second in Chicago. Wilson re-joins a Bears' defensive unit that had three different players hit the seven-sack mark last season with linebacker Willie Young leading the way with 7.5. Read More »

Reward: Uttar Pradesh's new leader

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The Union minister also maintained that after discussions with the elected MLAs, he had conveyed their views to BJP national president Amit Shah. Further, he disclosed in his 2014 election affidavit that he faced criminal cases including attempted murder; intimidation; promoting religious enmity; defiling a place of worship; rioting; and trespassing on burial places. Read More »

Pliskova avoids Puig upset at Indian Wells

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Puig took the first two games of the first set before the break, then won four of the next five to close out a dominant set in less than 30 minutes. "I don't even think I deserved to win tonight", third-seeded Czech Pliskova said after recovering from a break down in the third set to reach the third round. Read More »

Chelsea Sets Sights on £60 Million Summer Transfer Target

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Everton are still in talks with his agent Mino Raiola to try to and persuade Lukaku to change his mind after the 23-year-old said he was not prepared to sign a new deal. " Everton as a football club has a great history right". Barkley's uncertain future is also said to have alerted the likes of Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur to his potential availability. Read More »

Woman emerges from swirling debris after mudslide in Peru

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The government has called up the army to help maintain public order. Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski asked citizens to remain calm in a series of tweets on Thursday. Some scientists have said climate change will make El Ninos more frequent and intense. In the Peruvian capital, Lima , residents lined up for drinking water Sunday after clogged water treatment systems caused restrictions on running water. Read More »

Toure open to Man U move

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I don't speak about China or the MLS. Yaya wants to stay in Europe. "This problem will be from Manchester City staff". "But we can not wait until the last minute, until June, and have no negotiations with anybody". "Yaya can, tomorrow, sign a contract with another club and after that for Manchester City it is too late". They don't say anything; he must stay or he must go. Read More »

Gamecocks deny Duke, Thornwell leads SC to Sweet 16

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And now the Gamecocks are headed back there, after what may go down as the program's greatest victory. The Blue Devils rallied from second-half holes in the final three games in that tournament. "Still, the game's location and the reasons for the tournament being played at said location must be addressed". "I just told everybody, just wait", Michigan's John Beilein, one of three coaches taking a Big Ten team to the round of 16, said of the conference's early struggles. Read More »

New York Giants Re-Sign Linebacker Keenan Robinson

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Herzlich, an undrafted free agent from Boston College, has been with the Giants since 2011. NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported Monday that the Giants want an answer on their standing offer to Hankins . The linebacker was best in coverage with the Giants. Robinson joined the Giants prior to last season and appears to be on the verge of returning for 2017. Read More »

No. 1 seed SC cruises to 90-50 opening NCAA win

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But when Sophie Brunner's 3-pointer was off the mark at the buzzer, the Gamecocks escaped with a 71-68 victory in front of 8,276 partisan SC fans. Coach Dawn Staley said doctors were looking at it after the game and she had no prognosis. Carolina kept its foot on the pedal as four more points from Thornwell pushed the lead to 86-69 at the final media timeout with 3:42 left in the game. Read More »

Thomas is in lineup after missing 2 games with knee injury

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The Washington Wizards take on the Boston Celtics in one of the National Basketball Association games on Monday, start time at 7:30 PM ET. His scoring has dipped a little from last season because he has taken 1.3 fewer shots. So with the momentum of playing well, a favorable schedule primarily at home and now the extra confidence that comes with beating a good team like Washington, the Celtics have every reason to feel that they are closing in on being at or near the top of their game come ... Read More »

Bastian Schweinsteiger signs for Chicago Fire

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Chicago have finished on the bottom of the MLS' Eastern Conference the past two seasons. "We as a club will now be forced to hold ourselves to a higher standard, an accountability level". Chicago confirmed the move on Monday to the Chicago Tribune , and the 32-year-old could link up with his new team as early as Wednesday. "Through my conversations with [general manager Nelson Rodriguez] and Pauno, I'm convinced by the club's vision and philosophy and I want to help them with this project". Read More »

Celtics allow nightmarish late-game rally in 105-99 loss to 76ers

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Dario Saric: Lots of big plays down the stretch were made by Saric who is looking more and more like this year's rookie of the year award victor. Saric scored 23 points and helped rally the Sixers from a 13-point hole in the third. Brown admired the way the Celtics have used smart drafts, trades and free-agent deals to rise and become a force in the East. Dallas was a 111-104 victor at Brooklyn as Dirk Nowitzki had 23 points and nine rebounds. Read More »