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Amused Roger Federer quizzed on 'ageless looks' in bizarre interview

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But if Federer was caught off guard, you'd never know it, which was an incredible feat in itself since Ferrell was in fine Burgundy form. He then proceeded to ask Roger a series of freakish questions about his performance and tennis game, including whether he played like a " silky gazelle" and lived off a diet of wombat meat. Read More »

After Larry Nassar, how to talk to kids about sexual abuse

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He returned to Michigan State University and allegedly continued to molest young girls until he was finally arrested almost a year later. She said he rubbed his genitals on her and digitally penetrated her, among other abuse. At that point, the judge will offer their overall thoughts on the defendant and victims and deliver a sentence , Slotnick said. "Spending five or six days listening to them is significantly minor considering the thousands of hours of pleasure you had at their hands, ... Read More »

Watch The 76ers' Joel Embiid Curve Rihanna On Live TV

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It all started with this August 2014 tweet where Embiid hinted at being rejected by a "famous girl". In the end, it was Kristaps Porzingis who posed a bigger threat to Embiid's starting position, with the Knicks center/forward beating out Embiid for the third spot in the player vote. Read More »

Bournemouth stun Arsenal at the Vitality stadium

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But Callum Wilson and Jordon Ibe scored within five second-half minutes to turn the game on its head. "You say that's the youngest team, I'd say that's probably the worst Arsenal team I've ever seen", said Redknapp. I think if you look again at the second goal we made many mistakes and that is what we paid for", he said. When I made a decision to put fresh energy on with Willian and Pedro, the game changed. Read More »

No Lonzo, No Win: Lakers Now 0-8 Without Ball

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Westbrook would have to grab 21 rebounds and get 13 assists tonight to bring his averages to 25-10-10. The Los Angeles Lakers' rookie point guard, who drew a surprising share of fan votes, was nowhere to be found when the Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Shaquille O'Neal unveiled the final ballot tallies from the league's supporters, players and media. Read More »

Fleetwood, Tanihara lead in Abu Dhabi as McIlroy returns

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Fabrizio Zanotti, Ross Fisher, Bernd Wiesberger and Thomas Pieters are alongside Brazel at 5-under with 10 players bunched a shot further back on a packed leaderboard. For co-leader Fleetwood it was a particularly satisfying round given the elite company he found himself keeping. "These two, I don't know what I'll do in my career and nobody knows what the future holds, but I think these two might be going down in the history books, so it will be nice to tell them that I played these two in a ... Read More »

Here Are The Most Ridiculous NBA All-Star Votes From The Players

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This is the first year the National Basketball Association is doing this kind of All-Star Game layout, and if it's successful, commissioner Adam Silver says the league will add to it and watch it evolve over the years . The idea was that fans don't take the vote seriously enough and players should get a say (as well as the media, which tends to be a bit more objective). Read More »

Jones refuses to rule out United catching City

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People can say what they want but we'll continue to be positive and push forward. You never know. It happened in 2012 to us so why not?" Jose Mourinho's Man United side now sit 12 points behind City thanks to a comfortable 3-0 win against relegation strugglers Stoke City on Monday. Read More »

Pogba is United's star man against Stoke

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His arrival at Old Trafford will add a boost to Jose Mourinho's side, who are second in the Premier League table, behind Pep Guardiola's Manchester City . Paul Lambert was hired as Stoke manager hours before kickoff, as a replacement for Mark Hughes, and was in the stands at Old Trafford. Valencia was given room to advance before firing past the dive of Jack Butland from 16 yards out with a left-foot shot - something of a collector's item. Read More »

Leonard Fournette Says Person Who Rear-Ended His Car Was Steelers Fan

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The Steelers fans didn't see Fournette's auto and say "let's put everyone's lives at risk to show Leonard Fournette how angry we are that he scored three touchdowns against the Steelers and made them lose!" The Jaguars say Fournette's auto was rear-ended, and the rear bumper of Fournette's 2017 Mercedes Maybach was knocked off. Read More »

Mel Kiper Mock Draft 1.0: UW's Allen goes No. 1 to Browns

Kiper's mock draft also doesn't include Louisville's Lamar Jackson, another quarterback some think could end up in the first round. There are plenty of good arguments to say Allen will be a very good pro and a first-round pick because when he makes his throws and is not going off script he looks the part of a very, very good quarterback. Read More »

State "deeply saddened" by death of Matthew Snyder

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The newspaper cited multiple anonymous sources in their report. "We are now investigating a suicide at that address", according to Rowland. Matthew Snyder is the son of assistant coach Sean Snyder. "I am deeply, deeply saddened to hear about the passing of Sean Snyder's son Matthew", former linebacker Ben Leber said. Former K-State football players responded to the news on social media Thursday morning. Read More »

Back with old sponsor, Patrick seeks car for Daytona and Indy

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The original "GoDaddy Girl" is back with sponsorship intact to push forward with her "Danica Double". With this deal secured, Patrick has more leverage with which to find a seat for the Daytona 500 NASCAR race on February 18 before turning her focus to gaining a drive for the Indy 500 on May 27. Read More »

Liverpool FC lead Chelsea in race to sign 23-year-old Brazilian

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And talks are well underway to secure a "dream" move for the Brazil-born left back, according to the player's agent. Palmieri, who has also been linked with a move to Liverpool , has barely featured for Roma this season due to a knee injury and has played just 16 minutes of football in Serie A so far. Read More »

Djokovic returns from injury with a bang at the Australian Open

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Zverev won five titles past year, including Masters 1000 titles at Rome and Montreal. Angelique Kerber of Germany and Donna Vekic of Croatia shake hands after Kerber won their match. Muguruza acknowledged that the heat was bothersome, but it wasn't the hottest conditions she'd experienced in Australia. The 2018 Australian Open promises to be a lip-smacking one as it is being considered a battle of the underdogs. Read More »

AFC Championship: Jaguars recall 2000 Ravens

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Cue the waves of panic. The Jacksonville Jaguars , who are preparing to play the top-seeded New England Patriots in Sunday's AFC title game, figure to conjure memories of the 2000 Baltimore Ravens team that bullied its way to the organization's first Super Bowl championship. Read More »

Inter keen on signing Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge on loan

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While Liverpool are prepared to off-load Sturridge during the current transfer window they apparently favour a permanent deal. The 28-year-old, understandably, has grown concerned about his lack of playing opportunities ahead of this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation, and is very much open to the idea of a change in environment to boost his chances of selection by England boss Gareth Southgate. Read More »

Will Ferrell Hilariously Interviews Roger Federer At Australian Open

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Maybe not. Don't they get eaten in the end?" "I would like to see more players just being really themselves in front of the press, being more relaxed about it, not worrying so much about making mistakes". No. 13 Sam Querrey restored some order for the US men with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over Feliciano Lopez. Halep, who lost back-to-back, first-round matches here in the previous two years, will play Eugenie Bouchard, the 2014 Wimbledon finalist who beat Oceane Dodin 6-3, 7-6 (5). Read More »

Russian athletes quit meeting just as drug testers arrive

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Rodchenkov is now in witness protection in the United States and has said he fears for his life in the wake of the scandal, in which he revealed damning evidence of a state-sponsored doping programme in Russian Federation. The IOC announced last December that Russian Federation would be suspended from the Winter Olympics in South Korea after investigations established state-sponsored doping, but that clean athletes from the country could compete under a "neutral" OAR flag. Read More »

Grujic departs Reds on loan

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The 21-year-old, accompanied by his agent Zoran Stojadinovic, travelled to the south coast of Wales on Wednesday to complete the formalities of his temporary switch. "This is perhaps the breakthrough moment of my career", Grujic toldMozzart. And Warnock will be looking to bring in more faces during the window as his side look to secure promotion to the Premier League. Read More »

Bay area men among 9 charged in FSU fraternity pledge death

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Rather than call 911, the fellow Pi Kappa Phi pledge who found him texted five fraternity brothers and no one called police for 11 minutes, according to a grand jury presentment last month. Penn State University's administration and Interfraternity Council, for example, suspended fraternity social activities following the death of 19-year-old Timothy Piazza in February 2017. Read More »

Djokovic staggers past Monfils in draining win

Monfils was seen by the tournament doctor and briefly left the court after giving up the second set. Kerber registered an 11th straight win to begin 2018 in beating Donna Vekic 6-4 6-1, with Sharapova getting the better of her conqueror at the US Open, Anastasija Sevastova, 6-1 7-6 (7-4). Read More »

WWE's Roman Reigns accused of taking steroids by alleged distributor

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Richard Rodriguez was the main target of a DEA raid on Iron Addicts Gym in Miami, Florida in February 2017 and was arrested for heading up an worldwide steroid ring. I don't think that anything will come of this, as the investigation occurred over a year ago. In a statement given to ESPN , Reigns - real name Joseph Anoa'i - denied ever dealing or meeting with Rodriguez or anybody connected to WFN. Read More »

Toys R Us UK gets approval for rescue plan

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Prior to this, the PPF demanded Toys R Us makes a £9 million into its pensions scheme to secure three years' worth of funding upfront for its defined salary staff pension scheme, which has a shortfall of between £25 million and £30 million. Read More »