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Barcelona 3 United 0 (Agg: 4-0)

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The goals were Messi's first in the Champions League quarter-finals since April 2013 as Barca moved into a last-four meeting with either Liverpool or Porto. "They have two shots on target and two goals". One of sheer brilliance and the second with some luck. Barca were flustered, so much so the crowd even cheered with relief when Arthur Melo played his team's first convincing pass. Read More »

Bettor Won More Than $1 Million Thanks To Tiger Woods’ Masters Win

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But one fan watching on no doubt celebrated a fair bit more jubilantly than the rest. Their big loss stemmed from a $10,000 bet they took in February on Woods to win at 12:1 odds. "It's a painful day for William Hill - our biggest golf loss ever - but a great day for golf". A New Jersey outlet of BetStars took a net loss of about $360,000 on its Masters futures market, the biggest for the company since sports betting was legalized in the state previous year. Read More »

Russell Wilson signs record-breaking contract with Seahawks

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Wilson addressed his fans letting them know that they could breathe easy as a deal was finally agreed to. According to a number of sources, including the National Football League network and ESPN , the deal is for four years at a whopping $140 million - the most lucrative in National Football League history. Read More »

Islanders top Penguins 4-1 to take 3-0 series lead

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New York Islanders goaltender Robin Lehner (40) stops a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) during the third period in Game 3 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series in Pittsburgh, Sunday, April 14, 2019. Finding themselves trailing in another game this series, the Penguins , as they did in the previous two games, could not generate enough to test Lehner and threaten any sort of comeback. Read More »

Despite injury-plagued year, Rafael Nadal remains King of Clay

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But in Miami I was already playing better tennis than I have in Indian Wells , so I'll try to pick that up from there and see how it goes on clay. As he discussed his hopes for the next couple of months at the Monte Carlo Country Club on Monday, Nadal admitted it had been "a tough year and a half", an inability to play more than a couple of weeks in a row costing him momentum on several occasions. Read More »

Duke’s Zion Williamson declares for the NBA Draft

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The high-flyer is widely expected to be the No. 1 overall pick in this year's draft. Per Sports-Reference, Williamson is the third player in its database to post at least 20 points per game and 65 percent shooting from the field, joining Michael Beasley and Blake Griffin . Read More »

Patriots sign wide receiver Demaryius Thomas

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According to National Football League insider Field Yates , Thomas agreed to a deal with the New England Patriots . The Patriots enter the 2019 National Football League season without star tight end Rob Gronkowski - meaning more targets for the wide receivers. Read More »

Fiji fall apart in Singapore 7s final

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The leading four teams at the end of the series will book a berth at next year's Games in Tokyo. Fiji hoisted the Cup last weekend in Hong Kong. Fiji also lost to Scotland and only just scraped through to the final. The floodgates opened in the second half with the Blitzboks chalking up 24 unanswered points. But the Blitzboks roared back in the second spell, with Kurt-Lee Arendse, Angelo Davids and Ryan Oosthuizen dotting down to cut the deficit to two points with two minutes remaining, ... Read More »

Russell Wilson tweets he has new deal with Seattle Seahawks

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Certainly, Seattle would use the franchise tag to secure Wilson's rights, keeping him from hitting free agency. The Seahawks have not officially made an announcement. The 30-year-old's old average annual salary - $21.9 million - had put him at 12th in the National Football League for quarterbacks. Without disclosing the terms, Wilson shared the news in the form of a video with wife, Ciara. Read More »

NBA Playoffs 2019: Celtics vs. Pacers Game 1 live stream

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In the postgame locker room following their Game 1 loss to the Celtics , the Pacers' message as a team was loud and clear: stay the course. The Pacers finished just 28-for-72 (37.8 percent) from the field, despite going an admirable 10-for-25 (35.7 percent) from three-point range. Read More »

Avs, MacKinnon rally to beat Flames in OT

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The game went into overtime, and let me tell you, my heart is having a hard time taking sudden death overtime. Calgary was generating pressure on the power play, but T.J. Hathaway also had an indirect hand in the Flames' second goal later in the second as he was hauled down while sending a shot off the crossbar to draw a penalty. Read More »

Toronto Maple Leafs bounce back big against the Boston Bruins

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Both power plays produced (two of Toronto's three goals in the second period; one of Boston's two), and Matthews was able to make his presence felt with his first goal and his first assist of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs. DeBrusk and Krug will play tonight, but Clifton will be in the press box with Steven Kampfer taking his spot on the third pair. Despite their subpar statistics, that team was able to win games 3, 5, and 6 to push the series to seven games, and very almost took the series ... Read More »

Ovechkin knocks out Hurricanes rookie Svechnikov in Game 3 fight

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They exchanged several blows before Ovechkin connected with a knockout punch to the right side of Svechnikov's head. He appeared dazed as he was helped off the ice. Ovechkin was handed a five-minute fighting major. Carolina said Svechnikov would miss the rest of the game with an upper-body injury. The 19-year-old Svechnikov who was taken No. Read More »

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane reveals who can replace Cristiano Ronaldo

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The Frenchman returned for a second spell in charge of the Bernabeu club in March after Santiago Solari's sacking, and the likes of Gareth Bale , Marcelo and Isco have since been linked with departures at the end of the campaign. The Wales worldwide has struggled to fill the void left by Cristiano Ronaldo this season and appears likely to move on at the end of the campaign, although Bale's agent says he wants to stay . Read More »

Harvick wins pole at Richmond Raceway

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Cindric had grabbed the lead on a restart with 25 laps to go, but Custer regained the lead five laps later and pulled away for his second victory of the season. The Joe Gibbs Racing star has won three times on the 0.75-mile, D-shaped oval and has been coming to the track for much of his life, even long before the Virginia racer became a driver in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Read More »

Brooklyn Nets upset Philadelphia 76ers in play-off opener

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The 6 seeded Brooklyn Nets met the star studded Philadelphia 76ers and had a dominating performance. They have lost two of their last three matches and in their last game they lost at home against the Nets in Game 1 with a 102-111 score, not beating the odds. Read More »

Israel Folau served with breach notice over comments

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However, with the Wallabies key sponsor Qantas livid at his latest comments, rugby bosses have taken a hard line. Vunipola was booed when he came off the bench for Saracens against Bristol in the Premiership at the weekend after liking Folau's posts before defending the Australian's anti-gay comments. Read More »

Barcelona v Manchester United

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The Brazil international's representatives Kia Joorabchian and Giuliano Bertolucci have scheduled an appointment with the sporting leaders of the La Liga winners after their Champions League clash against Manchester United . "For us it's about confidence, being focused and taking a deep breath and taking those chances". "We can defend well, we are a fit team and I don't mind if it goes to the 93rd minute". Read More »

President Trump to award Tiger Woods with the Presidential Medal of Freedom

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Trump has promised a lot on Twitter, so it remains to be seen if Tiger will actually receive the Medal, but as of now it's been a pretty great week for the golf icon. Three of them - Pro Football Hall of Famers Roger Staubach and Alan Page as well as Major League Baseball legend Babe Ruth - are most famous for their athletic achievements. Read More »

Orioles' Davis singles in 1st, ending record hitless streak

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Back in 2013, Davis won the Silver Slugger Award, when he put the entire league on notice with 53 homers and 138 RBI. With the bases loaded in the first inning, Davis lined a single to right field. The previous mark was set by Eugenio Velez who went 46 consecutive at-bats without a base hit stretching over the 2010 and 2011 seasons. Where does Davis go from here? "I think the biggest thing for me is just not having the headache of having to answer questions, and have my teammates have to ... Read More »

Guardiola reckons Man City must win all remaining fixtures to regain title

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As for Sterling, what a player he's developed into. Coupled with his form on the pitch the England worldwide is one of the leading candidates for this year's Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year Award. Every team is fighting for something and there's a lot more pressure on you. I knew we would produce a good performance here. It's easier when you are in front in a game. Read More »

Blazers Outlast Thunder 104-99, Take Game 1 in Portland

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Despite the points output, he shot 8-for-24 from the field and 4-for-15 from three-point range - not exactly efficiency at it's finest. Turkish worldwide Enes Kanter meanwhile reminded his former Thunder team-mates of his talent, posting a double-double of 20 points and 18 rebounds. Read More »

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri reveals what went wrong with plan against Liverpool

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Liverpool can not do much more than they're now doing to put the pressure on Manchester City in this exceptionally hotly-contested fight for the Premier League title. At one point in the second half, Chelsea failed to convert a unsafe attack sparked by a similar slip from Andy Robertson, and Klopp claimed the incident should draw a line under Gerrard's error. Read More »

Harden scores 29 as Rockets rout Jazz in Game 1

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Gobert had a super efficient (8-of-10 shooting) double-double of 22 points and 12 rebounds, but the same can't be said for Mitchell, who put up 19 on 7-of-18 shooting from the field (38.9 percent) while recording zero assists. However, Houston learned the hard way last season about taking the Jazz for granted. The Nuggets can not afford to lose game 2 and go down 2-0 to a Gregg Popovich team before heading to San Antonio. Read More »

PCB conducts players' fitness tests for World Cup 2019

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While skipper Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, M.S. Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah were automatic picks, there were three main areas of concern that the selectors needed to take a call on. Read More »

Winx racks up 33rd consecutive victory in final race

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Taking her streak to 33 wins, Winx strolled away to beat Japanese runner Kluger and Hartnell in the $4 million race that she has now won for the past three years. "This horse has captured the hearts of a lot of people around the globe". "I wouldn't say life moves on after Winx .but there's a special bond between the owners, the trainer, the jockey all our key staff and our families that'll never be replaced". Read More »

Vegas Sportsbooks Suffer "Biggest Loss EVER" After Tiger Woods Wins Masters (TWEETS)

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If Donald Trump and Barack Obama are in agreement, you know something incredible has happened. Woods' combined score of 205 through three rounds at Augusta ties that same score he shot in 2002 and 205 - both Tiger wins. Tiger Woods of the US celebrates with with his green jacket after winning the 2019 Masters. "I'm pretty comfortable being in, being up there on the leaderboard in a major come Sunday", said Koepka, whose roller-coaster round included an eagle, five birdies and four ... Read More »

Bruins bounce back to down Maple Leafs in Game 2

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Kadri was also suspended four games in April 2016 for cross-checking. As a result, Kadri was given a five-minute major and a game misconduct. Kadri has been offered an in-person hearing, which is usually a precursor to a lengthy suspension. Read More »

Incredible new Nike ad celebrates Tiger Woods' Masters win

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Tiger Woods celebrates after sinking his putt to win the Masters . Some of golf's best and brightest were also quick off the mark in congratulating their rival, including Jack Nicklaus - whose record of 18 major titles is being chased down by Woods - and Great White Shark, Greg Norman. Read More »

Johnson left red faced after practice swing gaffe

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Then, after a beat, he looked over to his fellow players and caddies and asked, "What happens there?" But Johnson is adamant he will not the suffer the same misfortune on Saturday, as he said: "I don't think I could do it again if I even tried". Read More »