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Man City's Pep Guardiola: I'm not under extra pressure this season


Back in 1979 I missed Brighton's first game in the First Division against Arsenal because I was on holiday (blame the parents for that one as I was only 11 at the time!); this time I will miss the Manchester City game because I am on a family holiday (my fault this time but I wasn't even thinking of the Premier League when we booked it a year ago!). Read More »

Bills trade WR Sammy Watkins to Rams, CB Ronald Darby to Eagles


He has missed 11 games over the last two seasons in Buffalo. In a separate trade, the Bills acquired Jordan Matthews from the Eagles for Ronald Darby and a 2018 third-round pick to take the place of Watkins on the roster. The Rams drafted Gaines in the sixth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. The Bills basically filled the voids left by Watkins and Darby with Matthews and Gains, and loaded up on more draft picks in the process. Read More »

Dolphins lose rookie LB Raekwon McMillan to torn ACL


The second-round pick from Ohio State has looked sharp in training camp and was listed as a first-team player on the initial depth chart of the season. Gase, who planned to use McMillan the entire first half, repeated his "next man up" mantra. "It's tough to see a young player go down, not knowing what happened". Read More »

Nadal misses chance to become world No.1 after Rogers Cup defeat


Blistering a 134 miles per hour ace down the middle for 4-all, Shapovalov blasted a forehand victor then earned match points when Nadal splattered a forehand into net. The decisive break came in the seventh game, with Ferrer netting a forehand return to leave Federer 5-2 up and serving for the match. "Maybe I won five times because I'm better than he was". Read More »

Arsenal without Sanchez for season opener


Germany worldwide Mesut Ozil missed last weekend's win over Chelsea due to an ankle injury he picked up in training. Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger says fierce competition in the English Premier League means his side can not afford another false start if they are to challenge for the title, reports AFP. Read More »

Matic sale to Man Utd 'surprised' Lampard

Press Association Sport has ranked every team in the Premier League based on leading bookmakers' odds to derive a predicted league table topped by Manchester City . Wayne Rooney will make his first league start for Everton since returning to Goodison Park from Manchester United , but it will be his third competitive appearance in his second spell with his boyhood club. Read More »

West Ham reportedly plotting whopping £25million offer for European Champion


West Ham have already added creativity to their ranks in the form of Javier Hernandez and Marko Arnautovic and are now looking for a defensive midfielder to shield what, at times, has been a brittle backline. The potential addition of Carvalho would be another real statement by a West Ham outfit that look set for a successful season in 2017-18. The Portuguese giants have consistently been demanding a fee which is close to the players release clause of £39.4 million. Read More »

Golden State Warriors Planning to Pursue Paul George Next Offseason


During a recent interview with Anthony Slater of The Athletic , Durant stated he felt his teammates deserved to get paid given their contributions to the team over the last few years. Approximately $10 million less than what he could have received with a max contract. Instead, he signed a two-year, $53 million deal and will take a pay cut this year down to $25 million. Read More »

Guardiola: Man City to rein in spending after record outlay


The defence is effectively nailed on, despite Danilo's arrival from Real Madrid , as it is expected Kyle Walker and Benjamin Mendy will slot into the full-back roles. When manager Chris Hughton surveys the team-sheet for his side's opener against Manchester City , he will see an opposing line-up bolstered by over £200 million ($264.8 million, 233.5 million euros) of new signings. Read More »

Toronto Blue Jays vs. New York Yankees


After having to wait a week between starts, Sonny Gray wasn't as sharp as he was in Cleveland, but he was still effective, allowing three runs (two earned) on four hits in six innings. Ezequiel Carrera doubled with one out and, with the count full on Ryan Goins, Gray fired a pickoff throw into centerfield for an error . The Blue Jays added one more in the fourth when Steve Pearce singled, was bunted to second and scored on Kevin Pillar's ground single to left. Read More »

Chelsea v Burnley: Premier League preview, line-ups & predictions


Chelsea are preparing for their Premier League opener against Burnley at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon as they look to kick off their campaign with a win. Ex-Chelsea striker Hernan Crespo has been kind about Morata's qualities, noting that the 24-year-old and Costa are very different types of forward. Read More »

Gareth Bale dismisses talk of Manchester United transfer

The build-up to the match in Macedonia was dominated by transfer speculation after the United boss pledged to fight for the Wales worldwide if he was not involved. Last June, Real became the first club to successfully defend their European title in the Champions League era, and based off the evidence here, they have to be firm UCL favorites this season as well. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott suspension appears imminent


The NFL reportedly is looking into an "accumulation of behaviors" involving Elliott, who led the NFL in rushing yards and attempts during his rookie season in 2016. Hall of Famer Cris Carter said Monday on Fox Sports 1 that he would be "shocked" if an Elliott suspension didn't happen within 48 hours . "This is just pure assault or domestic violence". Read More »

Multiple fights break out at Rams-Chargers joint practice


Two short sequences overshadowed the potentially productive work the teams otherwise received. The brawl unfolded after Rams cornerback Trumaine Johnson reacted to a push by Chargers receiver Dontrelle Inman as Inman was thrown a pass from Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers. Read More »

Usain Bolt defeat proves 'anything is possible', says 5000m favourite Mo Farah


You have seen that with Usain Bolt". It would have been great to see him win, but it doesn't always happen that way. "It would be pretty wonderful and something historic". He said: 'I know in my heart I thought I could get a medal so it is gutting not doing it. Farah had needed three stitches after being spiked in a bruising 25-lap battle five days earlier but showed he had fully recovered. Read More »

Gareth Bale reveals why he won't join Manchester United


Ibrahimovic scored 28 goals in 46 appearances for Jose Mourinho's side since signing on a free last summer but his debut Premier Leauge season was cut short when the Swede picked up a serious knee injury in a Europa League clash with Anderlecht in April. Read More »

Texans' Tom Savage, Deshaun Watson 'making each other better'


Houston cornerback Robert Nelson Jr., played the part of scout Wednesday night, seeming in awe as Byrd zoomed past him and created about three yards of separation on a 50-yard touchdown from quarterback Joe Webb in the second quarter. All of those teams were or are in QB hell, but Hoyer couldn't stay on the field or avoid horrid games. Moton also showed good mobility, pulling frequently from his left guard spot. Read More »

Albrighton relishes link up with new Leicester City star


The Nigeria global joined the foxes from Manchester City and has signed a five-year contract. Following the performance, Shakespeare told the club's website that he had already seen signs of Iheanacho forming a good partnership with Jamie Vardy . Read More »

National Basketball Association 2K18's New Trailer Shows First Gameplay, Extremely Detailed Faces


Additionally, new Nike uniforms , player accessories and sneakers have been scanned in to bring the title up to date. One of the most anticipated matchups for this coming National Basketball Association season is the Cavaliers vs. They boast an nearly "unlimited amount of body types" and a mass of facial and other adjustment options. It starts on September 8th; a full week before the full game launches. Read More »

Philippe Coutinho hands in transfer request at Liverpool

Hello. Add your message here. It is the first time Liverpool's owners have commented on Barcelona's proposed bid for Coutinho, after coach Jurgen Klopp repeatedly insisted the Brazilian was not for sale. Coutinho signed a new five-year contract without a release clause in January, which emboldened Liverpool to promptly and strongly rebuff Barca's approaches as well as withstand the pressure that followed from an offensive to unsettle their standout star. Read More »

Western Force facing Super Rugby axe


The ARU confirmed on Friday it plans to discontinue Force as a Super Rugby franchise from 2018 as the competition is trimmed from 18 to 15 teams, a decision that has prompted RugbyWA to consider legal action. "We did an exhaustive analysis, and at the end of the day the decision to cut the Force came down to the financial and performance aspects", he said. Read More »

Washington Trust Bank Cuts Position in Magellan Midstream Partners LP (MMP)


The rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird on Tuesday, June 28 to "Neutral". See Suncor Energy Inc. Here are a few additional firms who have increased or decreased their stake in ( MMP ). during the first quarter worth about $109,000. Retail Bank Of America De holds 0% or 7,500 shares in its portfolio. It also reduced Homestreet Inc (NASDAQ:HMST) stake by 28,292 shares and now owns 393,273 shares. Read More »

Premier League Players to Watch

Arsenal and Manchester City love to hold possession, allow the fullbacks to attack more than defend. The future of Alexis Sanchez has been subject to intense speculation and now the latest reports from the Spanish rumour mill claim that the Real Madrid manager is very interested in signing the want away Chilean superstar. Read More »