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Olympics 2018: Lindsey Vonn finishes tied for 5th in super-G

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I wasn't expecting to be sitting here, I already should have had three runs of snowboard", she said at a press conference in which she refused to take off her goggles, saying they were her "brand" - something that might contravene International Olympic Committee rules on sponsors. Read More »

How Colts are rationalizing Frank Reich hire after McDaniels spurn

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It's the most important question of the offseason, but Frank Reich never asked it during an interview that reportedly lasted almost 10 hours with Colts general manager Chris Ballard last week. Recurring soreness in Luck's shoulder prompted the Colts to finally shut him down two weeks after he returned to practice on October 4. Of course you wouldn't do this if you don't have quality players on your defensive line. Read More »

LeBron James Thanks Laura Ingraham For Bringing More Attention to His Message

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Ms. Ingraham's comments referred to a clip of Mr. James and Mr. Durant criticizing the president from Mr. James's video platform, Uninterrupted . James corrected Ingraham, who said the three-time National Basketball Association champion tried to leave high school a year early to enter the National Basketball Association, by saying he actually did graduate from high school. Read More »

Locadia to start cup clash with Coventry

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To get off the mark so early in the game was good so I am delighted for him (Locadia). Albion have been drawn away to Manchester United in the quarter-finals but speaking before the draw was made, Locadia said: "We now have an opportunity to play at Wembley, it's insane and we just have to win one more game". Read More »

Oops...Messi did it again: Equals unwanted record

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It will kick-off at 15:15. The son of a former Sevilla player, Loren even dreamt of doing something more stereotypically Andalusian. However, they let their focus slip, allowed Spurs to fight their way back into the contest and now face a huge challenge if they're to progress in the second leg at Wembley in three weeks. Read More »

Tiger Woods misses cut at Genesis Open golf after eight bogeys

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Thomas overcame a few mistakes for a 67 and was four shots back. He won in 2014 by not making a bogey over the final 36 holes. Britain's Graeme McDowell and Patrick Cantlay of the U.S. But he has never won in 11 prior appearances, and had not teed it up on the course in 12 years. It will be just his 25th career missed cut on TOUR in 330 starts once the second round is finished early Saturday. Read More »

Sally Field is trying to get Adam Rippon to date her son

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Following the event, when asked if he would retire from the sport, Rippon said: "I think at first I need a five-minute break and a really stiff drink and then maybe, like a day or two off the ice, at least to dry out my costumes, and then we'll see". Read More »

Rays trade Jake Odorizzi to Twins in exchange for minor-league shortstop

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The stripping down of the already thin Tampa Bay Rays roster continued Saturday night as they dealt young right-hander Jake Odorizzi to the Minnesota Twins for minor-league shortstop Jermaine Palacios . He posted a 4.14 ERA and 1.24 WHIP with 127 strikeouts in 143.1 innings in 2017, which was a step back from his solid 2016 campaign (3.69 ERA, 1.19 WHIP and 166 strikeouts in 187.2 innings). Read More »

Halep injury woe continues as Wozniacki marches on

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Making fifth appearance at Qatar Total Open, in her first semifinal here, Kvitova maintained, with previous defeat of No.3 Svitolina in 3r and No.9 Kerber, her flawless record against top 10 opponents in 2018 and clinched the fifth career win in nine meetings against a reigning No.1, the second against the Dane (2011 WTA Finals the former). Read More »

Mourinho Insists VAR Must Be Reliable Despite FA Cup Win

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If their midfield manage to click, behind a front three who can score in any situation, they could yet add another trophy to last season's collection. "He can go and create problems which he did that day magnificently". "I made a decision to do that". Controversy arose however, after graphics displayed on screen suggested that the evidence used by Swarbrick to make his decision was less than conclusive. Read More »

Black Caps lose record run-fest

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Set a mammoth 244 to win, the visitors achieved their target with seven balls to spare as David Warner (59 off 24 balls) and D'Arcy Short (76 off 44) ran riot. The large patriotic Eden Park crowd of 33,692 were constantly on their feet applauding the Kiwi bash-fest, but they were very silent when the Kiwi attack bowled the same crap against the Australians. Read More »

San Diego Padres land Eric Hosmer

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Hosmer signed an 8-year deal with the Padres, according to multiple reports. He may not be J.D. Martinez but Hosmer is loved around the baseball world for his leadership and intangibles. Hosmer, 28, spent the first seven years of his career with the Kansas City Royals . "Congrats brother! See you in San Diego". The San Diego Union-Tribune has reported that there is a gap between what the Padres have offered and agent Scott Boras is seeking for his customer. Read More »

Gitanjali Gems breaches lower circuit; premises searched in PNB fraud

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Following the PNB fraud, jeweller stocks including the likes of PC Jeweller, Vaibhav Global, Tribhovandas, Gitanjali Gems, Lypsa Gems, Kanani Industries and SRS among others will be in focus today. Punjab National Bank yesterday detected some fraudulent transactions with financial implication of United States dollars 1.77 billion (about Rs 11,346 crore) and the matter has been referred to law enforcement agencies for the recovery. Read More »

Two Xfinity Series crew chiefs ejected from Daytona garage, Hemric on pole

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The trucks kicked off Daytona 500 weekend Friday night, and we'll get one step closer to the Great American Race with the PowerShares QQQ 300 on Saturday afternoon. 1 Chevy sending him spinning and bringing out the eighth caution of the day and extending the race into overtime. When it was all said and done, 18 cars were involved in the crash including Larson, who led for close to half of the race, as well as Joey Logano (27 laps). Read More »

U.S. can't keep up with bigger, stronger Russians in men's hockey

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Now the Russians will play Canada, the defending gold medalist who beat the Russians 5-0 in their opener for the tournament. A bigger, stronger, and more experienced team of Russians - officially introduced as the Team of Olympic Athletes from Russia - dominated the USA in the final game of the preliminary round for both teams on Saturday. Read More »

Tony Carr: Leads Penn State to blowout over Buckeyes

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Alex Wittinger had a career-high 30 points, 16 rebounds and three blocks for IL (9-18, 0-13). The Nittany Lions dominated the Buckeyes for most of the game, leading by as many as 30 points. In a game against Northwestern earlier this season, I paid for a courtside seat for 30 dollars four hours before the game started. "Let's just be the best team we can be going into this Ohio State game". Read More »

Arizona Cheerleader Gets Ejected For Relentlessly Heckling ASU Players

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Although Arizona State was defeated, Tra Holder fought to keep his team in the game with 20 points, shooting 41.2% from the field (making 7 of 17 attempts). Arizona wasn't as effective in turning points into turnovers - 15 points from turnovers, compared to Arizona State's 20. Thursday's game was another example of their ability to do so. Read More »

Groves vs Eubank Jr

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He genuinely seems fully sure that he'll end the fight inside the distance. Here's how to live stream Groves vs Eubank Jr , plus details of how to watch the fight on TV. That date may be complicated by the shoulder injury that gave a rampaging Eubank belated encouragement - hope his rudimentary and one-dimensional efforts for the majority of the bout scarcely merited. Read More »

Russians suffer Slovakia upset in Winter Games hockey opener

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We want to practice the way we want to play in the game. The goal was the 11th of Kovalchuk's Olympic career, passing Pavel Bure as the highest-scoring Russian Olympian of all-time. With 12:51 to play in the opening period and the score tied at zero, Troy Terry sent a backward pass to Donato, who corralled the puck, skated forward and sent a wrist shot past Slovakia goalie Jan Laco to give Team USA the lead. Read More »

Anfernee McLemore suffers season-ending injury in loss at SC

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As Heron sprinted down the floor, the sophomore glanced up at the scoreboard to realize Auburn was already down 37-13 and a rally would've taken a Herculean effort. The result was not pretty, and McLemore was heard screaming in pain in the immediate aftermath. The diagnosis of a dislocated ankle nearly assuredly means McLemore's season is over, but further confirmation on his timetable should be available later in the weekend. Read More »

Czech Republic tops Canada in shootout, 3-2

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Canada is coming off a decisive 5-1 victory over Switzerland on Thursday morning. Wojtek Wolski scored for Canada but Koukal lifted a backhand shot over Scrivens to level after two rounds. Kubalik was able to beat Scrivens. Unfortunately for Americans opponent struck first at 7:21 of the 1st period, Sergei Mozyakin with an incredible pass to Prokhokrin who was left in front of the net to make it 1-0. Read More »