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Yup, Kobe Bryant Is Now an Oscar Winner

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As executive producer of the six-minute film, Bryant accepted his golden Oscar statue from "Star Wars" star Mark Hamill on Sunday night. During his speech , he took a shot at Fox News host Laura Ingram, who made headlines for a commentary in which she told LeBron James to "shut up and dribble". Read More »

Jurgen Klopp: Robert Firmino deserves Liverpool contract extension

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The Champions League is Liverpool's last hope of a trophy this term as they look set to head into the quarterfinals of the competition following their 5-0 win over Porto in the first leg of a round-of-16 tie. Klopp said he is pleased with the team's progress over the season despite trailing runaway leaders Manchester City by 18 points with 10 matches remaining. Read More »

Former Oklahoma OL Orlando Brown had a historically bad NFL Combine performance

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With Barkley, the Browns could essentially combine two players into one-and Barkley has a higher ceiling than both in terms of what they do well . If you want proof of Webb's improvements, follow this link . The last time a tight end put up better numbers in all three categories was seven years ago, when Nevada's Virgil Green proved to be a workout warrior with a 4.54, a 42.5-inch vertical and a 130-inch broad jump . Read More »

Neymar leaving hospital to begin rehab

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Neymar broke his fifth metatarsal - the bone leading to his small toe - during a 3-0 drubbing of Marseille on February 25. "In six weeks we will make a new evaluation", Lasmar said on Saturday. Neymar is now expected to miss the next three months of action, likely ruling him out for the rest of the club season and seeing him return to fitness just in time for this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation. Read More »

First Test: Australian bats push on

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The digit was put back in place and Elgar later returned to the field before bad light stopped play, but his all-important innings tomorrow will now likely feature an increased dosage of short balls to test the health of the injured finger of his top batting hand. Read More »

Wawrinka to skip American tennis events to rest injured knee

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Missing March's double-header in the United States will only increase fears that the 31-year-old will not be fully fit to defend his clay titles in Europe. The world number two this week withdrew from the Mexican Open due to an issue with his hip in the same area that prompted him to retire from the Australian Open in January. Read More »

Iwobi Starts As Arsenal Go Down At Brighton

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Losing to the best team in the league is one thing, but losing Brighton is another and that's exactly what the Gunners did today. Arsene Wenger made three changes from Thursday's defeat to Man City with Aaron Ramsey rested and Hector Bellerin and Danny Welbeck benched. Read More »

Anderson to face Del Potro in Mexico final

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Fifth-seeded Kevin Anderson avoided a second-set collapse in getting past Hyeon Chung, coming up with a key break and then serving out the match 7-6 (5), 6-4 for his third semifinal of the season. "I think it was just getting more and more tough in the second set because her defence was just incredible", the 28-year-old told reporters after extending her flawless record against Gavrilova to 5-0. Read More »

Rockets keep streak; Nuggets down Cavs

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Houston has one of the league's best offense, and Boston boasts the NBA's stingiest defense. Ariza gave the Rockets 21 points, while Clint Capela pulled down 17 rebounds as the Rockets improve to 49-13, a game up on the Golden State Warriors in the loss column for the best record in the National Basketball Association. Read More »

NFL Draft Combine 2018: What does each drill mean?

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Players will run the 40-yard dash, participate in the broad and vertical jumps , shuttle runs, the three-cone drill and position-specific drills during today's workouts. 1 overall pick in the draft. Logan Woodside (Toledo) only has average arm strength, but he was arguably the most accurate quarterback at the combine. Read More »

NFL Teams Eye Kirk Cousins

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The Redskins' single-season passing yards leader has been linked to teams such as the Denver Broncos and Minnesota Vikings . The biggest free agent this offseason is Kirk Cousins . The Broncos spent a first-round pick on Paxton Lynch just two years ago, but he has not developed in the way Denver hoped. But Cousins could also see a windfall of up to $150 million over five years with $95 million in guarantees. Read More »

Michigan DT Maurice Hurst diagnosed with heart condition at NFL combine

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Before Saturday, scouts had projected Hurst as a possible first-round pick and one of the best defensive tackles in the draft. But after one season in New Orleans, Fairley's condition was identified and he sat out the 2017 National Football League season and was told by at least one doctor that he should retire from the NFL. Read More »

Big 12 Women's Hoops Tourney in OKC, State Teams Tip Saturday

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The Jayhawks will be gunning for a record 11th tournament championship next week. Kansas is probably no longer in contention for a No. 1 seed, but we'll see. Kansas: As the top seed in the Big 12 Conference Tournament, the Jayhawks will face the victor of the 8-9 game in the quarterfinals on Thursday. College basketball has been pretty insane today. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino: I'd quit as Tottenham manager if fans turned on me

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Manchester City are running away with the league title, but Manchester United , Tottenham , Chelsea and Liverpool could all finish anywhere from second to fifth. I try my best and try to be ready at all times", Son said. If I'm going to suffer or create a drama in my life, I prefer to go away. I like things to do outside football, but my passion is 100 per cent football. Read More »

Fiorentina captain Astori, 31, passes away

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Speaking ahead of Chelsea's Premier League match with Manchester City, Conte said: 'It is a tragedy and this news has really hit at me and it's very hard in this moment to find the right words for the family. A great decent person. you were the best expression of an ancient, outdated world, in which values such as altruism, elegance, education, and respect for the next, did it as masters. Read More »

Shaquem Griffin wears prosthetic arm at NFL Combine during impressive bench press

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And though it's impossible to tell how much a prosthetic would aid Shaquem Griffin here, it's clear he has found ways to overcome his childhood disability in a truly stunning way. Not impressed? Well, you might be once you know that Griffin only has one hand . He was the AAC defensive player of the year two years ago, and over the past two seasons, racked up 166 total tackles, 33.5 tackles for loss, 18.5 sacks, and four forced fumbles to go along with a pair of interceptions. Read More »

Frankie Edgar: "The Answer" to a title shot

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Edgar (21-6-1) fell straight back, with Ortega jumping in for one last hammerfist before referee Jason Herzog stopped the fight at 4:44. Of course, McGregor had claimed just recently that he actually offered to step in on short notice to face Edgar at UFC 222 but the promotion told him there wasn't enough time to market the event for his return to action this quickly. Read More »

Wilder survives pummelling from Ortiz before delivering knockout

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Surviving the biggest crisis of his career, after Ortiz had him rocked in the seventh, Wilder moved up the gears and devastatingly stopped Ortiz in the tenth round to secure the victory. Ortiz, a clear-cut underdog heading into the bout, had plenty of promising moments, highlighted by a dominant seventh round in which he had Wilder staggered as the bell came to the rescue. Read More »

Ayton records 21st double-double, Arizona pulls away late to beat Cal

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While posting his fourth double-double in the last six games, Travis (23 points, 10 rebounds) and his fellow post mates limited Arizona's Deandre Ayton. Jackson-Cartwright said, according to the Daily Wildcat, "It was really an emotional week, a lot of things flying around. Everybody is just a little worn down, mentally it takes a toll on you". Read More »

Ryan Blaney Wins Pole for Pennzoil 400 Presented by Jiffy Lube

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This driver and team have been very fast this weekend in the lead up to Sunday's Pennzoil 400. "Hopefully we have a strong race, and if not, you know what you need to go back and work on to be better when you come back later in the year to benefit your playoff run", Larson added. Read More »

Son Shines As Tottenham Move To Third

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It was hard not to imagine what Wembley will be like on Wednesday evening for one of the most pivotal games of the Mauricio Pochettino era while in the meantime, Tottenham Hotspur picked off their Premier League opposition with assurance of a side who knew bigger challenges lie ahead. Read More »

Group 1 Record For Winx

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Under regular rider Hugh Bowman , Winx (1-11 with bookmakers) closed from the back of the field to take the lead in early stretch before cruising to a seven-length win over Prized Icon. "She enjoys going home to be just another horse", he said. "It's a real privilege to be representing our sport". "We've never talked about a horse the way we talk about her", Channel 7's Bruce McAvaney said. Read More »