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Zimmer: 'I'll be back with one eye or two'

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said Friday he plans to return to Minnesota June 4 for another eye examination the following day that should determine whether he can resume coaching his team. "I've been pretty smart about it; I take a lot of breaks", he...

Now is the time for Rooney to leave Manchester United

Rooney's descent from the day he led the team out for the Community Shield last August, as a vital component of the new Mourinho era, to now, when the manager only plays him in games that don't matter, has been stark. It capped a fine week for the at...

Gritty Celtics stun Cavs to reduce series deficit

The win is Boston's first of the series, reducing the gap to 2-1 in the best-of-seven series. Game four of the Eastern Conference finals is Tuesday. But Celtics' fans will understand why the team must trade its most famous and popular player if t...

Loosen Up: NFL to allow some flair in celebrations

The league will shorten the overtime periods to 10 minutes from 15. Goodell's memo included that "offensive demonstrations, celebrations that are prolonged and delay the game, and those directed at an opponent, will still be penalized", and Brown'...

'Nonsense' - Sutton hits out at manager comments after Tottenham beat Man United

Speaking after United's 2-1 defeat against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane on Sunday, which ended their top four hopes, Mourinho identified to the possibility of an continental title as a point of envy. "If you were fighting for the title, what ...

Madrid a draw away from Spanish title after win over Celta

Real Madrid secured their 33rd La Liga title, and their first since the 2011-12 campaign, with a 2-0 win at Malaga on Sunday night - ending the campaign three points clear of Barcelona . However, should Alaves win the final then they would be the on...

Laurent Koscielny set to miss Arsenal clash with Everton

After that, what happens to me is less important. The Belgium would be a huge loss to any side, but none more so than Everton who have grown reliant on his goals, but the £100million+ fee would give them plenty of cash to find replacements with.

Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema seal title for Real Madrid

Real Madrid vs. Malaga in La Liga. It finished with 93 points, three more than Barcelona. Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring the opening goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Malaga and Real Madrid in Ma...

Alonso: 'Unthinkable' to make pole shootout

The IndyCar Series was overtaken by a new tag-team Saturday - Chip Ganassi Racing and Andretti Autosport . "I feel like I've got a good race auto underneath me". "It feels like 2013 right now", said Carpenter, who won the Indianapolis 500 pole in ...

Does Tony Adams retain a place in Arsenal fans hearts?

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reportedly told associates that he will sign a new deal with the club, and an announcement will come next Saturday. "The most handsome football is in Europe in the Champions League and that is a target for the team...

Cardinals trade Matt Adams to Braves for minor leaguer

Freeman was expected to miss 10 weeks after being hit by a pitch from Toronto's Aaron Loup . I can't say enough and thank the Cardinals enough for the opportunities that they gave me and the trust they had in me. Piscotty, who was hurt May 4, played...

Zverev to face Djokovic in Italian Open final

The Serbian second seed will now play Austrian Dominic Thiem, who shocked seven times victor Rafa Nadal on Friday but has lost his previous four encounters with Djokovic, in the evening semi-final. But the Austrian´s dream run was quickly brought to ...

Reds facing potential Champions League nightmare

With Arsenal in danger of missing Europe's top continental competition for the first time in two decades, the calls for Wenger to be replaced have grown louder among Gunners supporters. Liverpool face already-relegated Middlesbrough and Mancheste...

Crystal Palace: Allardyce hoping to benefit from United's final

Regardless of the result at the weekend, United will finish sixth while Palace can not be relegated. Zaha has had a fine season for Palace and played a major role as Sam Allardyce's side guaranteed Premier League survival with a 4-0 win against Hul...

Gisele claims Brady suffered concussion last season

The Patriots have not reported Brady as having a concussion in at least four seasons. Towards the end of the season, and beginning of the postseason, Tom Brady did battle minor shoulder, and knee injury. He revealed in the past that he does not p...

LaVar Ball makes "disrespectful" comments, Big Baller Brand not a women's company

Leahy told Ball , "I think in order to have a successful company, you're going to have to have women who like your brand". As we all know by now, it's physically impossible to talk about Lonzo without mentioning his father LaVar and theBig Baller...

Champions League would be start of something big for Liverpool, says Wijnaldum

We know the situation and no one will underestimate the next game". Jose Mourinho bizarrely insisted that rival clubs would envy his side's position. Sturridge , back in the starting line-up in the Premier League for the first time since January 2,...

Alonso remaining confident despite further Honda issues in Spain

Exactly four years on from his last victory, which he claimed at the same circuit, Alonso's home race weekend got off to a miserable start as his auto broke down after just three corners in FP1. "You're racing in the most important category in the wo...

Brewers bash Mets pitching again, come back for 11-9 win

Paul Sewald and Rafael Montero give the Mets three innings out of the bullpen giving up only one run to keep the Mets in the ballgame the best they could. It marked the first blown save for Reed, who has not had as much bite on his pitches as he di...

Juve made to wait for title after defeat by Roma

In the opening minutes, both teams were having an equal share of the ball but Juventus opened the scoring in the 21st minute after a spectacular pass from Stefano Sturaro to Gonzalo Higuaín who was selfless and passed to Gabon worldwide Mario Lemin...

Red Bull can see gap to Ferrari narrowing

Matured Max Verstappen returns to the scene of his first winVerstappen, who won the race on his debut for Red Bull last season, was fifth fastest with a 1:22.706, while Ricciardo was sixth with 1:23.084, but a long way clear of Kevin Magnussen in the...

Kim Si-woo takes Sawgrass win

He played last four holes in just eight shots, starting with the first albatross in TPC Sawgrass history when his 8-iron on the par-5 16th hole caromed off the bank of a bunker and ran into the pin before dropping for a 2. Phil Mickelson, who won the...

When is the 2017 Champions League Final?

Boasting the best defence in the competition, having conceded just two goals to date , I Bianconeri recorded a sixth consecutive clean sheet in Monaco thanks to another fine performance by Gianluigi Buffon. We have more confidence [than Juve's...

Ginobili stops Rockets with last-gasp block

In the last seconds of the game the Spurs were up 110- 107. In those clutch minutes, the Spurs outscored the Rockets 19 to 13. An overall team effort by the Spurs lead them to a 110-107 overtime victory over the Rockets last night.

Alonso's McLaren breaks again, Mercedes soars in practice

Less than two hours later, Alonso posted a photo on Twitter of him playing paddle tennis with the message, "Keeping the body active", before returning to the track before the afternoon session. "I managed a few laps, with more problems than anyth...

Manchester United v Celta Vigo (1-0 agg)

Ajax, meanwhile, looked to have killed their tie against Lyon following their 4-1 win in last week s home leg when Kasper Dolberg gave them a 27th-minute lead. "Hopefully Crystal Palace (United's final league opponents) don't need the last game, beca...

Murray bows out as Djokovic marches on in Madrid

Meanwhile, 59th-ranked Choric will try to lift a second trophy this season after winning his first career title in Morocco last month. World No. 59 Coric, who won his first ATP title last month in the Grand Prix Hassan II in Marrakech, took the sec...

Tony Romo Prepared to Stink as a Broadcaster

Split Rail is hosting one of the several local U.S. Open qualifiers today. Now he's a retired National Football League player about to embark on a career as CBS's No. We've seen networks hire players and coaches for the broadcast booth or studio, b...

Champions League: Allegri tells Juve players tonight's line-up

They do not believe that they have gone through yet and they do not want to leave anything to chance when it comes to getting back to the final, two years after their defeat by Barcelona in Berlin. There was a flashpoint when Higuain appeared to be s...

Detroit Tigers' pitching turning tables on Cleveland Indians this season

RHP Joe Colon has been recalled from Columbus. The Indians now could have some options between still using Clevinger on Sunday, pushing him back to start a game next week-most likely Tuesday, which would require adjusting his schedule-or lining up an...

Everton linked with 25-year-old striker, £9m fee touted

It's added that Chelsea are ready to splash out £80m on taking Lukaku back to the club, but with Mourinho also keen on having a second go with him after their previous stint together in west London, a move to Old Trafford could be the preferred opt...

Another Amla hundred in vain as Kings XI suffer damaging defeat

With Gujarat's overseas supplies down to bare rations due to a series of unfortunate injuries, Smith earned automatic selection and didn't disappoint, muscling eight boundaries and four sixes to wrestle the momentum back to the visitors. Thereafter, ...

Wizards' Oubre suspended for Game 4 for knocking over Olynyk

Oubre was averaging 6.3 points in 17.4 minutes over the first nine games of this postseason. Thomas was mad that referees allowed the Wizards to get away with holding and grabbing him but acknowledged the 26-0 run - not the officiating - decided the ...

Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid Champions league semifinals First leg Highlights

Phil Neville believes Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi could rival the ability of any past footballing legend. But we can't take anything for granted. We played a fantastic first 30 minutes, had many chances for a second goal , but we did it in ...

Cardinals place Piscotty on DL with hamstring injury

Yadier Molina's RBI single put the Cardinals ahead 4-3 in the bottom half. Fowler followed Piscotty to the trainers' room late Thursday with a shoulder injury that the team felt Thursday night could be the more severe of the two. Travis Shaw added ...

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Burnley 1-1 Man City

The Burnley backline could do nothing to stop Danilo's long-distance rocket midway through the first half, but City's failure to add to its tally left the game on a knife edg...

Brett Favre to help pump up Eagles before Super Bowl

He's been there. He's won the big games. Favre will speak to the Eagles on Saturday morning at their hotel, the day before they play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII....

After Redskins trade for Smith, cornerback becomes an immediate need

Alex Smith #11 of the Kansas City Chiefs calls out the play in the fourth quarter against the New York Giants on November 19, 2017 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jer...

Carson Wentz not surprised Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl

The Eagles quarterback said Friday he tore the LCL as well as the ACL in his left knee late in a Week 14 win over the Rams. According to Lee Bowen of The Philadelphia Inquire...

Tottenham now reportedly set to finish the transfer window without any signings

West Ham were without several injured first-choice players and an upset always looked on the cards. After 38 minutes, Padraig Amond scored the game's opener, when the Irish striker...

Pelicans star DeMarcus Cousins tears Achilles tendon

The New Orleans Pelicans appeared to be finding their groove, extending their season-long winning streak to 5 in Friday's 115-113 win over the Rockets . What does it do to the...

WRAPUP 1-HIGHLIGHTS-Tennis-Australian Open day 13

Wozniacki will now replace Halep as the world No. 1 when the new rankings are released Monday, the first time she will have held top spot since 2012. The top seed battled on f...

England Women make sure not to leave Sydney empty-handed

Fiji carried the ball 95 meters through a series of passes and collisions before Veremalua scored in the arms of two Kiwi tacklers to snatch the most dramatic win of the tournamen...

Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis Selected To First All Star Game

Besides Washington's John Wall and Bradley Beal, the rest of the Eastern Conference reserves were Boston's Al Horford , Cleveland's Kevin Love, New York's Kristaps Porzingis...

Spurs boss Pochettino coy on Kane Real link

But they could not find a victor in an entertaining second half at St Mary's, which also saw the home side come close to snatching a victory of their own. He's one of the links be...

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Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

Federer next plays Marton Fucsovics of Hungary, who beat Nicolas Kicker in straight sets earlier Saturday. Six-times Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic extended his winnin...

Everton v West Brom

Everton v West Brom

Alan Pardew picked up his first win as West Brom manager last weekend, helping the club with its first game since August 19. Everton forward Oumar Niasse - another second-hal...

Maria Sharapova into 3rd round of Australian Open, Johanna Konta out

Maria Sharapova into 3rd round of Australian Open, Johanna Konta out

I'm looking forward to work on it more. A more focussed Sharapova stuck to her game plan and was able to prevail 7-4 in the breaker to capture the match 6-1, 7-6 (4). As for ho...

NFC Championship Game tickets go on sale, sell out

NFC Championship Game tickets go on sale, sell out

The Eagles made a decision to fire Kelly after week 16 in the 2015 season and gave the job to Pederson that offseason. "We actually watched it with the defense, as well, to show...

Wales appoint Ryan Giggs as manager

Wales appoint Ryan Giggs as manager

He was also Louis van Gaal's assistant at Old Trafford for the following two seasons before leaving United in 2016. Multiple outlets are reporting that Ryan Giggs now has his...