No. 1-ranked Dustin Johnson out of Masters with back injury

He certainly tried, arriving at the club about two hours before he was scheduled to tee off in the final group of the opening round with two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson and PGA Championship victor Jimmy Walker . Then, at the last possible m... More..

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Women's NCAA Tournament: Oregon Ducks Step Into Elite Eight vs CT

OR got the big nights they needed from their best players, with Tyler Dorsey , Dillon Brooks , and Jordan Bell filling up the box score and making huge plays on both sides of the ball. It happened at the Spr...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

NCAA Men's Basketball Gonzaga

The Final Four was the only thing missing on Few's resume, which includes 18 straight NCAA Tournaments, eight trips to the Sweet 16 and a third Elite Eight after surviving West Virginia's constant pressure in t...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Johnson leads strong list of contenders into Masters

Nicklaus and Player will continue the tradition of each hitting a tee shot on the par-four first hole at 7:40am local time on Thursday before retiring to the cluhouse. A spokesperson for Augusta National Golf C...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

World number one Johnson doubtful for Masters after freak fall

Despite Tiger Woods being injured for the first major championship of the year, there will be a number of top golfers on display at the Augusta National Golf Club. Most players found scoring hard in the swir...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

NFL owners approve Raiders' Vegas move

The Los Angeles Daily News reports, "Closed out of Los Angeles and with nothing viable to turn back to in Oakland - a reality that remains to this day - there was uncertainty in the air for the Raiders". ...More..

Jose Mourinho questions Luke Shaw's understanding of the game despite impressive cameo
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Jose Mourinho questions Luke Shaw's understanding of the game despite impressive cameo

That competition offers the chance for the England global to be involved in a first major final and repay the faith of United fans, whose support has been keenly felt since sustaining a horrific double leg brea...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

USA Hockey reaches agreement with women's players, avoids boycott

Team Captain Meghan Duggan issued a statement , "We are asking for a living wage and for USA Hockey to fully support its programs for women and girls and stop treating us like an afterthought. "That was a rea...More..

Russell Westbrook and LeBron James take triple-doubles to new heights
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Russell Westbrook and LeBron James take triple-doubles to new heights

With all the responsibility packed into Westbrook's 31.8 points, 10.6 rebounds and 10.4 assists per game, how can the toll of averaging a triple-double not weigh on him mentally and physically? I'm not the bigg...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Warriors' Kevin Durant (knee) cleared to return Saturday

The Warriors are facing Suns at Phoenix on the fourth time in this season. The Golden State Warriors' forward could return as early as Saturday, potentially returning to the lineup in a game against the New Orl...More..

Malinga and Tigers give Mashrafe parting gift
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Malinga and Tigers give Mashrafe parting gift

Mustafizur Rahman and Shakib Al Hasan shared seven wickets between them as Bangladesh gave their retiring captain Mashrafe Mortaza a flawless send-off with a 45-run win over Sri Lanka in the second Twenty20...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Olympics: Russian Ovechkin plan to defy NHL, compete in South Korea

Other players were less even-keeled with their words. In reiterating his intention to represent Russian Federation next February, Ovechkin called the leagues decision a “bluff.” Montreal Canadiens goaltender ...More..

Meeks' rebound seals UNC trip to NCAA championship game
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Meeks' rebound seals UNC trip to NCAA championship game

Gonzaga squandered all of a 14-point, second-half lead before rallying and holding on with two late free throws, advancing to its first NCAA Tournament title game and ending the Gamecocks' surprising postseason...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Late Bournemouth goal is a real sickener for Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp

I said it earlier in the season: the bad things are my responsibility, the good things are the responsibility of the players. "He feels better now". Perhaps there's something going around Anfield because Klop...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Stairs fall puts favourite in doubt for Masters

World number one Dustin Johnson was in doubt for the Masters after injuring his lower back on Wednesday in a "serious" fall on the eve of the year's first men's major golf championship. Green tied for 19th th...More..

Dem says Nunes should step down from intel panel
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Dem says Nunes should step down from intel panel

In a related development, a Russian bank under Western economic sanctions, Vnesheconombank, disclosed on Monday that its executives met Mr Jared Kushner, Mr Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, dur...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Hull beats Middlesbrough, out of EPL relegation zone

Oumar Niasse and Abel Hernandez gave Hull a two-goal cushion after team-mate Lazar Markovic had cancelled out Alvaro Negredo's early opener for Middlesbrough in a breath-taking first 45 minutes. WHICH Premi...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Spieth looks to make new memories after last year's meltdown

It was a roller coaster of emotions. "I don't know", Johnson said. The year's opening major, which begins Thursday at Augusta National, is always the most heavily anticipated of the four and, with a myriad ...More..

Tristan Thompson to miss game in Boston, have MRI on thumb
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Tristan Thompson to miss game in Boston, have MRI on thumb

Even with Thompson out, this was the healthiest Cleveland team Boston had seen since the teams' first meeting in November. Boston Celtics center Al Horford (R) and Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love (...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Why Colin Cowherd Thinks Patriots Are Big Winners With Tony Romo Retiring

It seems all but certain the Texans walk away with a quarterback, but I suppose O'Brien could decide he can work some magic on Savage. Things happen, and that's what happens in life. We all were the Dallas Co...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Advertisers continue to drop Fox News' 'O'Reilly Factor'

Asked about the Times investigation on Tuesday, 21st Century Fox , Fox News' parent company, said in a statement that it "takes matters of workplace behavior very seriously". O'Reilly and Fox News paid a...More..

Murder suspect posts $35M bail via friends
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Murder suspect posts $35M bail via friends

Li's attorney said she had reached a child custody settlement with Green just days before his death. "So the property was actually put up by 15 to 20 extended family, friends, business associates, people that...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Hazard Scores Twice as Chelsea Edge Out Manchester 2-1

Hazard scored both goals as the Blues beat Manchester City 2-1 on Wednesday night at Stamford Bridge . "We played good all the game so it was a result a little bit for our season - in the boxes we create e...More..

3 more Olympic medals stripped in IOC doping retests
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

3 more Olympic medals stripped in IOC doping retests

Ukrainian wrestler Vasyl Fedoryshyn , who won silver in 2012, and Russian weightlifter Svetlana Tzarukaeva who won silver at the 2012 London Games were also asked to give their medals back. These three suspe...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Attacks get sharper as key vote nears on Gorsuch

The rules change would lower the current 60 vote threshold for Supreme Court nominees to a simple majority. Shaheen and New Hampshire Senator Maggie Hassan are among 41 Senate Democrats who plan to vote no on...More..

West Ham fans get terrible news about Michail Antonio
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

West Ham fans get terrible news about Michail Antonio

But his players finally produced a result to ease some of the mounting pressure on his shoulders and, following on from the fighting 2-2 draw with Manchester City on Sunday, Walcott feels things are starting to...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Jesse Lingard: Man Utd midfielder signs new Old Trafford deal

The winger's previous contract was set to expire in the summer of 2018, but United have moved to tie him down until 2021 with a financial package which will pocket the 24-year-old a total of almost £21 million ...More..

Russia's Supreme Court upholds ban on Jehovah's Witnesses
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Russia's Supreme Court upholds ban on Jehovah's Witnesses

The decision Thursday came amid proceedings on a Justice Ministry suit to ban the religious organization in Russian Federation altogether. The US-founded Jehovah's Witnesses says it numbers about 8 million pe...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Police arrest 7 in wake of St. Petersburg subway bombing

The agency also reported that Russia's state investigative committee had found clues at the addresses of suspected bombing accomplices. The Investigative Committee said the six Central Asian citizens were d...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Oregon's Merkley speaks for hours in filibuster of Trump's Supreme Court nominee

OR senator Jeff Merkley held the Senate floor overnight in protest to Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court nomination. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tweeted that "due to an unprecedented filibuster thr...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

North Korea test-fires ballistic missile ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

A senior U.S. White House official said Trump wanted to work with China and described the discussions over North Korea as a test for the U.S. "We have no further comment", Tillerson said. A statement from t...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Dustin Johnson pulls out of Shell Houston Open

MIAMI-Top-ranked Dustin Johnson won twice in impressive fashion Saturday to advance into the World Golf Championships Match-Play Championship semi-finals, where he will face 60th-ranked Japan Tour star Hideto ...More..

North Carolina beats Kentucky in final seconds to advance to Final Four
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

North Carolina beats Kentucky in final seconds to advance to Final Four

Sunday's game will go down as yet another March Madness classic. "I feel so blessed". "I'm glad I made them pay". Kentucky scored the first six points of the second half to take its first lead, 39-38, with ...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

It's what everybody wants, except the National Hockey League

He said playing in the Olympics is the biggest opportunity of players' lives, and he will play for his country no matter what. "But that's not a decision which rests with us". A pox on the National Hockey Leagu...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Ozil inspires Arsenal to hammer West Ham

Meanwhile, a fifth successive league defeat heaped more pressure on manager Slaven Bilic and Saturday's fixture against 18th-placed Swansea has become a must-win. Striker Diafra Sakho made his first appearanc...More..