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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Reaches Los Angeles, Could Make Galaxy Debut In Derby


However, Bailly took Ibrahimovic's case once again with a final post as the 36-year-old bade his goodbyes to the United dressing room, evoking memories of the Ivorian's famous "kung-fu kick" that had annoyed the Swede not so long ago. "After United lost to Sevilla , I think his decision, in my opinion, was that maybe that was it". "What he can do, teach, attract, his personality, passion for football". Read More »

Madrid want Chelsea Bale deal to happen


Bale scored a hat-trick in the 6-0 win over China last week in the China Cup. The winger will be hoping he has done enough to make the Real Madrid side for upcoming games against Las Palmas on Saturday, and more importantly, Tuesday's Champions League encounter with Juventus. Read More »

Warriors' Kevin Durant ejected after two straight technicals


Not only that, but the Warriors are only down 7 at this point... That pattern carried over into the second as the Bucks quickly lost possession of their lead, but managed to keep within distance of the Warriors for the bulk of quarter. "I got fouled, and I told him how I felt about it, and he kicked me out", Durant said with a smile after the game. Instead of handling the Milwaukee Bucks, it would go the other way. Read More »

Syracuse recruit Bazley decommits, headed to the G League


But if college basketball is essentially Triple-A to the NBA's major league level, with exposure Bazley would get playing for Jim Boeheim in the ACC, the G-League is still something less than that right now. Where he lands a year from now (in what is considered as of now a down 2019 class) remains to be seen, but if he goes the G-League route and gets picked high others will consider it. Read More »

Emre Can doubtful for Liverpool's Crystal Palace clash due to back injury


At the moment, it's serious - and serious enough to rule him out for the next couple of games. However, Klopp has plenty of options at right-back as Trent Alexander-Arnold is available while Nathaniel Clyne is also back in contention after building-up his fitness during the global break following a serious back injury. Read More »

Louis Van Gaal criticises Ed Woodward for his Man United dismissal

The Dutch manager joined United after the world cup and led United back to the Champions League in his first season at Old Trafford. "Every coach wants to manage Manchester United ". "He has better players than I did at the time". Ramsey wouldn't be the first player to swap the Emirates for Old Trafford in recent years. He has, however, taken a swipe at the club's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward, whom he believes reneged on verbal promises despite United's FA Cup triumph. Read More »

Hanson and Bleidt lead Eagle Track & Field


The foursome of Wachtel, Adrian Hughley, Myles Johnson and Connor Battles edged Bleckley County's second-place time of 11 minutes, 33 seconds by just under two seconds. Young won the girls 3,200 meter run with a time of 14:56. The Yanega twins were joined by Caitlin Farrell '18 and Olivia Gerstenbacher '21 in the 4×800 meter team , which placed first and set a new Little Three Championship record of 9:54.93. Read More »

New Zealand opt to bowl in second test v England

Tim Southee nabbed his seventh five-wicket bag in test cricket on Friday. New Zealand are seeking to clinch their first series win over England since 1999 while England want to avoid a 13th offshore Test without a win, which would be a record for their country. Read More »

Miami Hurricanes alum Alex Cora loses Red Sox managerial debut


Smith started 1-2 on Denard Span , but that quickly deteriorated into a 3-2 count. I could hear the roar of the crowd. "I judge myself based off other factors besides win/loss", Archer said. with Eduardo Nunez on second after he doubled. He won on April 14 previous year, holding Boston to one run in 5 2/3 innings, but couldn't get the win in any of his other starts the rest of his season. Read More »

LeBron James Ties Michael Jordan's Streak of Games with 10-Plus Points


His last regular-season game of less than 10 points January 5, 2007 , when he scored eight against the Milwaukee Bucks on 3-of-13 shooting (the Cavs won the game). Now a 15-year veteran, he was in his fourth National Basketball Association season at the time . "At this point in my career, I'm just trying to break the mold, break the narrative of guys in their 15th year ... Read More »

Gareth Southgate questions VAR use after England denied


Italy were gifted a late penalty at Wembley when German referee Deniz Aytekin controversially overturned his decision to award a corner. "But I think that's important because then it doesn't come as a huge surprise to anybody". But Ashley Young looked terrific even if sometimes his tenacity and enthusiasm is in danger of spilling over into brutality. In the first half, he somehow escaped a booking for a violent foul on Davide Zappacosta, then was given a yellow card after he rolled back ... Read More »

Australia coach Lehmann to quit after South Africa test


Under Lehmann, unsavoury antics have become common as players took the Steve Waugh-era goal of "mental disintegration" and turbo-charged it with vitriol. Lehmann said the Australians could perhaps learn from the way a team like New Zealand played their cricket. Lehmann added: "Like all Australians we're extremely disappointed and as a team we know we've let so many people down and for that we're truly sorry". Read More »

Colts grab Bradley Chubb in Mel Kiper mock draft 3.0


From a positive and negative. I don't think the Titans desperately need a WR like some people do, but I will say that Gallup is insanely intriguing. That's nice, as far as it goes, but there is a problem that is so big that it dwarves Allen's big arm. Barkley to Cleveland with the No. 4 pick is becoming increasingly popular. Read More »

Australia coach Lehmann to resign after South Africa Test


In case you haven't seen all the news coverage our worldwide team has received over the past few days, Cameron Bancroft was caught on multiple cameras roughing up one side of the ball in order to create reverse swing. "I'm not going to resign". ICC chief executive Dave Richardson said his organisation would undertake a wide-ranging review into player conduct, with a focus on "the spirit in which the game is played and the code of conduct". Read More »

Kidd, Nash, Hill among HOF inductees


As for the three legends named, they all deserve a spot in the Hall of Fame . The quartet join Lefty Driesell as reported members of the 2018 class. Larry Bird (twice) is the only other player to post multiple 50-40-90 seasons. Kidd and Nash rank second and third, respectively, in career assists. Read More »

Tottenham to assess Harry Kane ahead of Chelsea Super Sunday showdown

Both teams have another eight games remaining in the Premier League season, and the Blues, in particular, are in need of a victory this weekend in order to maintain their top-four ambitions. This Tottenham team are different, though, and they have proved their resilience this season, having not lost a Premier League game since December 16th. Read More »

Leading Rockets reach 60 wins with rout of lowly Hawks


The team's exploits this term have been exemplified by Most Valuable Player front runner Harden, who crossed the 2,000-point plateau for the fourth consecutive season, and the first to do so this term. Anthony Davis led New Orleans with 25 points and had 8 rebounds and 4 blocks. Luc Mbah a Moute sat out with a sore left knee after leaving Houston's game on Thursday with the injury. Read More »

Joel Embiid: Won't return Wednesday


Joel Embiid took a shot to the head courtesy of a Markelle Fultz shoulder in the second quarter against the Knicks Wednesday and was forced to go to the locker room. Fultz was not injured on the play. Entering Wednesday, Embiid averaged 23.3 points, 11.1 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.8 blocks in 30.7 minutes per game, playing on the average just over five minutes more than he did as a rookie. Read More »

Rusty Staub, Mets legend and humanitarian, dies at 73


It was the late Ted Blackman, who was sports editor of the Montreal Gazette at the time, who gave Staub Le Grand Orange nickname because of his bright, orange hair and 6-foot-2, 190-pound frame. He did not miss a game in 1971 and posted a career-best.311 batting average to go with 19 homers and 97 RBIs. Staub also opened two restaurants in Manhattan. Read More »

Australian ball-tampering: David Warner apologises for 'stain on game'


Lehmann confessed to not being able to sleep since Saturday night following the team's exposure for ball tampering . At a news conference on Thursday ahead of Friday's second cricket Test against England in Christchurch, Williamson was asked for his view of the ball-tampering controversy, with Warner and Australia captain Steve Smith banned for 12 months and Cameron Bancroft for nine months. Read More »