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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Marcus Rashford is in the form of his life

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He's got a great future'. Pogba and Rashford combined expertly to score the only goal of United's 1-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley and continued to make an impact in this weekend's 2-1 victory against Brighton. He will stand up for a fight. 'He could have done it right in the middle of the centre circle instead!' Manchester United managed to hold on to a 2-1 win after a nervy second-half performance against Brighton and Hove Albion at Old Trafford. Read More »

Player grades from thriller win over Knicks — Washington Wizards

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Click the video at the top of the page to watch the dramatic game-deciding play from The O2. But it was too little, much too late and the Wizards emerged with a 101-100 win. NY got a Vonleh hook followed by a Mudiay 3-pointer to take a 98-97 lead with 1:05 to play. Head to head, the Knicks are 2-9 ATS in the last 11 meetings overall and 1-5 ATS in the last six meetings in Washington. Read More »

Sonny Gray On Verge Of Being Traded From Yankees To Reds

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The latest report claim that the Reds are looking to sign Gray to an extension before finalizing the deal. The Reds will now have acquired Yasiel Puig , Matt Kemp , Alex Wood , Tanner Roark and Gray this offseason. Great American is not entirely deserving of its reputation for being extremely hitter-friendly - over the past five seasons, it averaged a ranking of 11th in park factor, a metric that measures the rate of stats at home against the. Read More »

Houston Rockets Aggressively Pursuing Carmelo Trade To Clear Spot For Kenneth Faried

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Depending on how well Faried plays with the Rockets over the next month or so, he could receive a permanent position as a backup center in Houston for the rest of the season. Woj noted it's possible for the Rockets to hold off on signing Faried in order to make room on the roster, but the team wants him available for the upcoming game against the Philadelphia 76ers. Read More »

Serena rolls on, Halep defeats Venus

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And even though her opponent is ranked 16th entering the big-name match, Halep told USA Today that she can't even compare herself with Williams, a 23-time Grand Slam victor and seven-time Aussie Open champ. "I think I'm getting there". Seeded 16th in Melbourne, she felt torn about who she might like to play next but said a match against top seed Halep would test her true level. Read More »

Los Angeles Rams Confirm Throwback Uniforms For Super Bowl

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From there, overtime was forced and the Rams eventually won on a 57-yard field goal. "We'd be on our knee for three plays and - it's disappointing". If they are going to pull of a comeback, the Rams will need to get something going on offense with Jared Goff , who has struggled to produce at a consistent level against the Saints' defense so far this afternoon. Read More »

No. 12 Kentucky hangs on late at No. 14 Auburn

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How did Tyler Herro approach final free throws at Auburn? Harper had 17 points and six assists while Chuma Okeke had 11 points and six rebounds. "I just had to stay aggressive in the second half ". All the Cats had to contribute to the winning effort. United Kingdom is now 247-5 when leading by at least 10 points at any time in the contest under John Calipari. Read More »

Australian Open 2019: Petra Kvitova storms into quarter-finals

She failed a doping test for meldonium in June 2016. Coming into 2019, the 22-year-old former Wimbledon junior champion said she set herself some goals, and it primarily revolved around making the second week of the majors. She will face Australian Ashleigh Barty or Russian Maria Sharapova next. So I just had to keep chipping away and trust the work we've done. "When push comes to shove, try and execute that as best I can". Read More »

Harden scores season-high 57 as Rockets top Grizzlies 112-94

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Houston also holds the record for most 3-pointers made after hitting 26 in a win over Washington this season. He's on a nuclear run, averaging 40 points per game over his past 20 and scored at least 30 points in 18 straight games, which is the longest streak since the ABA/NBA merger. Read More »

Tim Tebow Gets Another Invite To Mets Spring Training

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He appeared in major-league spring training in 2018 as well. The Mets play their spring training games in Port St. Lucie, and will open up against the Atlanta Braves on February 23 at 1:10 p.m. NY general manager Brodie Van Wagenen did not rule out the possibility of Tebow making the Opening Day roster, though it is reported that he is likely to start the season in Triple-A Syracuse. Read More »

Former Penn State G Jermaine Marshall dies at 28

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Marshall's French professional team announced sad the news Friday (Jan. 18). Marshall, 28, was playing professionally for Hermine Nantes Basket in Nantes, France, at the time of his death. He was only 28 years old. Jermaine Marshall #34 of the Arizona State Sun Devils controls the ball against Jonathan Holmes #10 of the Texas Longhorns in the second half during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at BMO Harris Bradley Center on March 20, 2014 in Milwaukee, ... Read More »

Larry Fitzgerald hits hole-in-one while golfing with Obama

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The story, as told by the Golf Channel's Tim Rosaforte , lives up to the hype. Fitzgerald is an avid golfer, dominating the celebrity field at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am last February, and adding a round with Tiger Woods to his resume in March before taking on Obama Friday. Read More »

Mahomes expected to sign record deal in 2020

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Mahomes is hoping to guide the Chiefs to their first Super Bowl in nearly 50 years when he goes up against Tom Brady's New England Patriots in the AFC Championship game later on Sunday. "By holding him back, we haven't overexposed him". Mahomes also is expected to become more visible this offseason, a year before he signs any record deal. Read More »

‘A Few’ Red Sox Players Will Opt To Skip White House Trip

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Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora said Thursday he is not positive that he will join his team at the White House on February 15 to celebrate the 2018 World Series championship. "I don't know what kind of platform I'll have if I go". Catcher Blake Swihart, infielder Brock Holt and pitcher Ryan Brasier all said on Thursday they were looking forward to a White House tour. Read More »

Bayern Munich increase contract offer to Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi

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The Sun claim Bayern have bettered that by offering Hudson-Odoi, who is under contract until 2020, a deal worth £85,000 per week - and that Higuain will be paid double that by Chelsea . As much as it pains us to say it, though, if his desire really is to leave the club and seek greener pastures, it would be unethical of us to deny him of that. Read More »

Maria Sharapova refuses to let Australian Open exit dent Slam dreams

Then she declined to answer a perfectly relevant question about the challenge of finding an alternative medication to meldonium, which was outlawed by WADA at the start of 2016. "Sitting down with my team late past year, it was one of the goals we set out that we wanted to go deep into slams. When push comes to shove, try and execute that as best I can". Read More »

Molina Fires Back At Bryant For 'Boring' Comment

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Louis in a recent interview. Those comments made their way back to Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina , who displayed his displeasure with them in an Instagram post Saturday. Louis. We begin at the Cubs' winter fan convention, where third baseman and 2016 NL MVP Kris Bryant made a decision to take shot at St. Louis in a chat with a former Cub, pitcher Ryan Dempster , that was open to fans. Read More »

Modric wants to extend Real Madrid stay

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The second was much more his own doing as he pressed the ball well, won it back and dispatched it into the net in injury time to make sure of the win and the continued improvement. They'll probably just be glad to face another team , having played the Basque side in three consecutive matches. "We need to follow this path". "We needed a match like this one to give some joy to ourselves and to the supporters". Read More »

Guardiola discusses Manchester United's role in title race

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Our pace was not quick enough but we'll take that result . "I am honest with them and tell them all the time what I feel". Sane then got his own name on the scoresheet two minutes later when he latched on to Aguero's layoff before keeping his composure to sweep his finish past Lossl, effectively killing the game off once and for all. Read More »

Australian Open: World no. 1 Halep beats Kenin

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Simona Halep assured she is not having back trouble again and her leg was the source of discomfort in a second-round win over Sofia Kenin at the Australian Open . "It was a very tough one - she is an fantastic player". After Halep had dropped the first set in this current meeting, it must have been a tough place for her to come back from . Read More »

Tottenham reach £11m agreement with Guangzhou R&F for Dembele

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The 31-year-old's last appearance for Spurs came against Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Premier League in November and ended after seven minutes as the midfielder was forced off with an injury. "The club always treated me fairly. We always tell Mousa that if we had taken him at 18 or 19, he would have become one of the best players in the world". Read More »

Huskers fall to #6 Michigan St

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Groans grew from the standing-room-only crowd at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Michigan State was just a little better. No. 6 Michigan State (15-2, 6-0 Big Ten) heads to take on Nebraska (13-4, 3-3 Big Ten), winners of their last 20 home games, dating back to last season. Read More »

Copa del Rey wrap 16 January 2019

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They suffered another setback soon after when Cristhian Stuani headed Girona in front following a free kick, sparking furious but futile protests from Atletico, who claimed the Uruguayan had fouled their captain Diego Godin. Real Madrid limped into the quarter-finals 3-1 on aggregate after a 1-0 loss at Leganes in a lacklustre performance. Angel Correa got the first from inside the area in the 66th, and Griezmann - who entered the match in the 61st - scored the second with an angled ... Read More »

Tsitsipas hopes to be mentally ready for 'legend' Federer

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Tsitsipas struggled to keep a lid on his emotions throughout much of his third-round encounter against Basilashvili as the 14th seed coughed up a tight second set 6-3 in less than ideal conditions. "Having the Greek community is really important, you saw it with Marcos - the best tournament of his life was here and I'm pretty sure it's all because of the energy of the people and the Greek community in Melbourne ", 14th-seed Tsitsipas said. Read More »

SA's Impey takes control in Tour Down Under

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Speaking after the presentation, Impey said gaining 7-seconds on race leader Patrick Bevin would still be hard and Sunday's Willunga finale will be the ultimate decider. "I dedicate this win to him, because I was really pushing near the end for him". In the end it was a great finish - when we passed the last climb I thought it was going to be like past year and in the end, it just happened exactly the same. Read More »

No. 1 Duke hands No. 4 Virginia first loss of season

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The Blue Devils (15-2, 4-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) bounced back from an overtime loss to Syracuse that could cost them their top ranking. "We're a solid defensive team", coach Tony Bennett said, "but tonight, we were not solid enough". Read More »

Austin Kendall enrolls at West Virginia

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Kendall has visited a handful of schools, and one of the places he's considering is West Virginia. According to Kendall's interview, the two were definitely familiar during that initial recruiting process. Jalen Hurts , who quarterbacked the Alabama Crimson Tide for two years before being ousted from the starting position by Tua Tagovailoa , has announced that he will be transferring to the Oklahoma Sooners for the 2019 season. Read More »

NBA Refs Will Interact with Fans Through Social Media - During Games

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Fans will be able to interact with officials for select games throughout the rest of the season, including a January 23 clash between the San Antonio Spurs and Philadelphia 76ers and some playoff games. The NBA experimented with the idea during an NBA Finals game last season and, based on the response, have made a decision to expand the project to more games this season, including some playoff games, Windhorst reported. Read More »

Russell Westbrook has two profane words for Joel Embiid

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In Embiid's defense, he had already taken off from the floor when Westbrook lost control of the ball and went off course. The Westbrook vs. Embiid storyline stretches back to December of 2017, when Embiid waved goodbye to the Oklahoma City crowd when Steven Adams fouled out of a game. Read More »

UFC obliging troubled Greg Hardy's desire for second chance

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Ariel Helwani, who is a UFC analyst and insider, went on ESPN's First Take to talk about the UFC's decision. "I found this decision to be incredibly tone-deaf, to put it mildly", Helwani explained on ESPN . "The guy deserves to make a living", White continued. "Ever since the article started blowing up, I knew, 'I have to meet him, '" Ostovich said. I think we've done a pretty good job in 20 years, I could give a sh-t what he thinks, or anybody else for that matter. Read More »

Hamilton and Mercedes nominated for 2019 Laureus Awards

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Modric guided Croatia to their first ever final appearance at the FIFA World Cup, winning the tournament's Golden Ball himself. In the Sportsmen of the Year category, Hamilton lost out to tennis legend Roger Federer last year, but the Brit who secured his fifth F1 world title in 2018 should be a top contender next month against the football players Kylian Mbappé , Luka Modric , NBA legend Lebron James , tennis player Novak Djokovic and marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge . Read More »