Russell Westbrook's record-breaking season in Opta numbers

Westbrook achieved the feat in style, scoring 50 points and hitting a game-winning buzzer-beating three-pointer against the Denver Nuggets. Westbrook is not injured, per se, and some other Thunder players will also sit out on Tuesday night. More..

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Paulo Dybala contract: Juventus star extends stay, Chelsea made enquiry about him

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . The Argentinean star netted a double in Juventus' 3-0 win against Barcelona on Tuesday night confirming to be one of the most talented strikers in Europe at...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Dybala extends his Juventus contract until 2022

And it's that mix of experience and youth that could see Juventus win European soccer's greatest club prize for the first time since 1996. It took Barca until 21 minutes to threaten, but Gianluigi Buffon de...More..

Augusta National green jacket found at thrift store sells for a fortune
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Augusta National green jacket found at thrift store sells for a fortune

Like Els in '94, McIlroy has seemed destined to win a closet full of green jackets. Green jackets bearing the Augusta National logo are given to each member of the club plus each year's Masters victor, a trad...More..

Real out to home in on Liga title after raiding Bayern
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Real out to home in on Liga title after raiding Bayern

When Arturo Vidal headed the hosts into a 25th-minute lead, Bayern appeared on course for a 17th consecutive European home victory, but the game turned following Vidal's missed penalty and Ronaldo equalised wit...More..

Did repeal of the N.C. 'bathroom bill' go far enough?
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Did repeal of the N.C. 'bathroom bill' go far enough?

As a proud North Carolinian, I'm deeply disappointed that HB 2's shameful ban on local protections will continue. "The Board of Governors will determine whether or not this bill that was recently passed today...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Table leaders: Conte hails willpower as Chelsea move seven points clear

Chelsea did not crumble, however, themselves picking up all three points with a 3-1 triumph on the South Coast, and Conte admits that he is revelling in the end-of-season pressure. Chelsea are seven points cl...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Leafs goalie Andersen out Sunday in key game

TSN noted during the Sunday's telecast that the Senators' combined power play- and penalty-killing success rates added up to 96.9 per cent, which was second worst of any team in the playoffs. Their opponent -...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Highlights From The Penguins' 3-1 Win Over The Blue Jackets

Matt Murray was injured during the warmups, and though questions abound when he was hurt about the only thing that matters at this point is that he's now not 100% with some sort of groin/leg "lower body" injur...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Ozil the difference to ease pressure on Wenger

Theo Walcott's midweek strike pushed Arsenal to a milestone figure, as they became the first Premier League team to reach a century of goals in 2016/17. And the Arsenal manager expressed his pleasure that his...More..

Paulo Dybala signs new 5-year contract at Juventus
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Paulo Dybala signs new 5-year contract at Juventus

Juve's seventh-minute opener was a work of simplicity finished off by a Dybala master stroke. Giorgio Chiellini added the third, 10 minutes after the break. Juventus was aggressive from the start and nearly sco...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Kompany available for crucial stage of Manchester City's season

The Belgium worldwide played the full 90 minutes of the 2-1 defeat to Chelsea but was an unused substitute for last weekend's 3-1 win over Hull City at Etihad Stadium. Goal reported earlier this week that City ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets - 4/10/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The Rockets made 19 3-pointers on Wednesday to improve to 36-5 this season when making at least 15. Morey tweeted out a diagram showing an "MVP Zone" which shows the team's win rank on one side and the indivi...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Goffin seals Belgium's Davis Cup semifinal berth

The Australian team come into the final day of the tie in the driver's seat, but the American's have swung a change on match morning, bringing Sam Querrey in for Jack Sock, who re-discovered form yesterday to t...More..

Johnathan Hankins to sign 3-year, $30 million deal with the Colts
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Johnathan Hankins to sign 3-year, $30 million deal with the Colts

Johnathan Hankins has helped the Indianapolis Colts check a major need off their wish list with the NFL Draft two weeks away. The New York Giants are reportedly down a defensive tackle and Johnathan Hankin...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Bilic wants top ten finish after ending woeful run

Though the board had publicly backed him, a sixth straight defeat might have been one too many for the West Ham boss to keep his job. Former West Ham captain Kevin Nolan has thrown his support behind unde...More..

Everton will know Barkley's future when season ends - Koeman
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Everton will know Barkley's future when season ends - Koeman

Speaking at his press-conference on Thursday Koeman revealed: "He told me he won't sign a new contract". We will offer him the contract that is good, what is normal for what the player is and for his improvemen...More..

Jurgen Klopp feared for Borussia Dortmund stars afer bomb blast
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Jurgen Klopp feared for Borussia Dortmund stars afer bomb blast

On Tuesday (April 11) three explosions hit a team bus carrying members of the Borussia Dortmund football team, as they were travelling to a Champions League match against Monaco. "We aren't animals, we're human...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Defending champ Willett among notables to miss cut at Masters

If not for the opening hole meltdown on Friday, or even with just a double-bogey like he had on Thursday, Willett would be making the current cut. That treacherous would trouble him spectacularly for a second...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

LeBron James and Tristan Thompson explain beef they had in Cavs huddle

Assists-Indiana 32 (Teague 11), Cleveland 29 (James 11). The Cavaliers kept the game out of reach until the buzzer sounded. " I have to do a better job of not showing up my teammates ". The one takeaway from ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Russell Westbrook Breaks NBA Record for Single-Season Triple-Doubles

Without Durant, Westbrook has averaged 31.6 points per game (ranked number one) 10.4 assists per game (third) and 10.7 rebounds per game (10th) on 30.4 minutes per game, this season while leading all in fourth ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Mourinho Says Sunderland Victory Keeps Man United Top Four Hopes Alive

After Sunderland recorded a seventh match without a goal to leave them bottom and 10 points adrift of safety, Moyes added: "We won't talk about relegation until it's mathematically impossible to stay up even th...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Harden's triple-double helps Rockets over Wolves 123-118

One of the most touted awards in sports is the NBA's Most Valuable Player. In a series of tweets, Morey tried to make a case for the Rocket's own James Harden to win the award. His detractors point to the 2 m...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sindhu, Praneeth advance in Singapore Super Series

Srikanth, showing signs of returning to form after a lengthy sojourn on the sidelines due to a foot injury, had no trouble in eliminating qualifier Kenta Nishimoto of Japan at 21-12, 21-11, but Praneeth had to ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Cheikhou Kouyaté hits only goal as West Ham United sink Swansea City

West Ham have the ideal opportunity to claim consecutive wins for the first time since January when they travel to face bottom side Sunderland on Saturday. Though the board had publicly backed him, a sixth str...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Bayern can still turn it around at Real - Ancelotti

Bayern, who had thrashed English club Arsenal 10-2 on aggregate to take their place in the last eight, took the lead at the Allianz Arena midway through the first half when Arturo Vidal crashed in a bullet head...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Wenger happy as Bilic looks to restore confidence

The result lifted the Gunners above Manchester United into fifth place in the Premier League table - four points adrift of the fourth and final Champions League spot held by Manchester City although the Gunners...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Belichick was served to appear in Hernandez case

But the classic Belichick part of this exchange came when he stated the next year is this year. Baez said he "didn't think ( Belichick's ) testimony was critical to the defense", so Judge Locke took him at ...More..

Whoever wants Azadi LEAVE NOW! Kashmir is ours, Gautam Gambhir
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Whoever wants Azadi LEAVE NOW! Kashmir is ours, Gautam Gambhir

Sources said the police have identified the youths who attacked the CRPF personnel and action against them is expected soon. One of the videos shows a CRPF jawan being heckled, kicked in the shin by a group o...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Two Chelsea players make six-man shortlist for PFA award

Mauricio Pochettino feels that Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli should have been included on the PFA Players' Player of the Year shortlist . The Premier League has released the six-man shortlist for the PFA ...More..

A'ja Wilson powers SC - and Dawn Staley - to 1st ring
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

A'ja Wilson powers SC - and Dawn Staley - to 1st ring

It's what national champions do. In the third meeting between the two teams this season, SC jumped out to a lead late in the first quarter with a 6-0 run. Then it was Gray with a jumper to lift the Gamecocks ...More..

South Carolina wins NCAA women's title
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

South Carolina wins NCAA women's title

With 26.6 seconds left in overtime, UConn had tied the game at 64 on a pair of free throws by Katie Lou Samuelson after a flagrant foul for elbowing was called on Dominique Dillingham. Mississippi State flipp...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Yoenis Cespedes hits three towering home runs against Phillies

Phillies reliever Edubray Ramos almost drilled Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera in the head to lead off the inning, resulting in Philadelphia manager Pete Mackanin being ejected. He connected to deep left in ...More..

Dortmund player gives emotional interview after explosion
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Dortmund player gives emotional interview after explosion

Jurgen Klopp was proud of Borussia Dortmund's response following the attack that hit their team bus ahead of the Champions League meeting with Monaco on Tuesday, though he initially feared for his friends at th...More..

Mkhitaryan: Man Utd win over Sunderland important
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Mkhitaryan: Man Utd win over Sunderland important

Ibrahimovic has been a scoring sensation in the Premier League, while he also helped Jose Mourinho's side lift the EFL Cup with a double in the 3-2 final victory over Southampton. "We need to give the supporter...More..