Conte: Chelsea have 50-50 chance of 'miracle' title win

English Premier League leaders Chelsea went down 0-2 at Old Trafford, Sunday afternoon losing to Manchester United in a rain soaked match. Mourinho set his team up in a similar way when United fell to a 1-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge in the FA Cup... More..

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Chiefs and Patriots to open up the 2017 National Football League season?
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Chiefs and Patriots to open up the 2017 National Football League season?

The schedule for the 2017 season is set to be announced this week, which means that we will find out which team will be visiting Gillette Stadium to play the Patriots in the first game of the season. For the Pa...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Boston to mark 4th anniversary of deadly marathon bombing

As for the marathon itself, Glen's main goal is to qualify again. And Switzer knew she had to finish the race, because if she didn't it could be spun as, 'Oh, women really can't run a marathon.' She finished, a...More..

Carolina Panthers sign Kawann Short to 5-year, $80 million deal
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Carolina Panthers sign Kawann Short to 5-year, $80 million deal

The agreement comes nearly a year to the day after the Panthers rescinded the franchise tag they had placed on star cornerback Josh Norman, making him a free agent. Panthers defensive tackle Kawann Short wait...More..

Man City boss Guardiola misses pressure of Germany and Spain
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Man City boss Guardiola misses pressure of Germany and Spain

The Manchester City captain struck 10 minutes after the restart whilst Leroy Sane added a second, and Sergio Aguero made it 11 goals in his last 11 appearances. "You need experience. Hopefully we got that exp...More..

Bogaerts' RBI single caps 3-run 8th, Red Sox top Pirates
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Bogaerts' RBI single caps 3-run 8th, Red Sox top Pirates

He went 7 1/3 innings in his last outing, the longest since he returned from Tommy John surgery last September. "It's awesome. It's a great story of perseverance, grinding it out", Morrison said. But Justin W...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Champions League: Atletico Madrid beat Leicester 1-0 in first leg

He added: "We will be more aggressive in our play going forward and hopefully take a couple more chances". It's any excuse - it's hard to say - but any excuse and they'll come in. It's a definite free-kick but ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Sebastian Vettel holds off Lewis Hamilton to win in Bahrain

There was some amount of chaos behind him though, with Vettel getting the jump on Hamilton , moving into second place. Hamilton, who slowed in order to let Bottas' stop finish, then received a five second pe...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Neymar facing Clasico ban?

However, it later emerged that Neymar faced an extended suspension after referee Jesus Gil Manzano noted in his report that the Barcelona ace applauded the fourth official as he made his way off the pitch. ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Blues Defying Critics, Three up on Wild

It's something we've seen before. "We've got to come to work tomorrow, try to get better and make sure we come out with same excitement we have in the first three games, and just try to sustain it for 60 minute...More..

Liverpool missing players like Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher, says Luis Garcia
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Liverpool missing players like Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher, says Luis Garcia

If it were only one or even two of them missing, Klopp could make do and mend, but with his attacking options now so depleted and his defensive screen Henderson unavailable, it appears as though he's chose to b...More..

Jurgen Klopp relieved by Liverpool win at West Brom
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Jurgen Klopp relieved by Liverpool win at West Brom

Fellow forward Roberto Firmino got the victor, having himself started on the bench to be given a rest after a hectic recent schedule. The same can't be said for Liverpool: they're without Danny Ings, Adam L...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Orioles place closer Britton on 10-day DL with sore forearm

Manager Buck Showalter said Sunday that he hopes his closer will be ready for activation when his 10 days are up, but it's too soon to tell. In what has become a corresponding roster move, the Orioles have e...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

We deserved to lose against Man Utd, admits Conte

They chose a good time to deliver their best performance of the season and, in the process, they have opened up the Premier League title race with a level of expertise that makes it feel bewildering that they a...More..

Columbus Blue Jackets aim for consistency against Pittsburgh Penguins
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Columbus Blue Jackets aim for consistency against Pittsburgh Penguins

Even our Blue Jackets blog is condemning it. Then he gave Kuhnhackl an extra shove for good measure. The Blue Jackets got the first eight shots of the game, but Pittsburgh scored on its first shot, thanks to ...More..

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Game 2 Recap
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Game 2 Recap

Cam Atkinson scored two first-period goals for the Blue Jackets. "I don't really find myself in them too much", he said. "I think they play the game with a lot of courage". The two-time Hart Trophy victor be...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Boston Marks 4th Anniversary of Deadly Marathon Bombing

Dave McKenzie and Roberta Gibb, will be co-Grand Marshals of the 2017 Boston Marathon , the oldest annual marathon in the world is traditionally held on Patriots' Day in the Commonwealth of MA. "For me, it mea...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Nick Kyrgios vs Sam Querrey

Australia' s Nick Kyrgios played John Isner in the second match of the series, and dominated, winning in straight sets over the American, now ranked 23 in the world. Kyrgios won't return to the Davis Cup f...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Columbus Blue Jackets Three Offensive Changes to Make in Game 3

ABOUT THE BLUE JACKETS: Sergei Bobrovsky wasn't much for talking after misplaying a puck behind his net in Game 2, resulting in an easy tap-in goal for Crosby. "It's a good opportunity for us", Maple Leafs co...More..

Manchester United's Mata wanted to 'jump on the pitch'
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Manchester United's Mata wanted to 'jump on the pitch'

Chelsea still lead the standings with 75 points but are now threatened by the Tottenham Hotspurs, with 71 points and in second place. While the win renews Manchester United's hopes of finishing in the top f...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

The Tony Romo NBA Circus? 'It Was Awesome!'

As humbly as Romo entered the National Football League, an undrafted rookie free agent out of Eastern Illinois, he leaves with a good measure of humility, and still, even after a career stocked with four Pro ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Day after sister's death, Isaiah Thomas plays for Celtics

But dealing with that AND the death of his baby sister? Celtics G Isaiah Thomas addressed the crowd before tip-off on Fan Appreciation Night. Thomas' shoes had his sister's name, Chyna, written in black mar...More..

LEADING OFF: Sale makes Boston debut; Bartolo back in Citi
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

LEADING OFF: Sale makes Boston debut; Bartolo back in Citi

His first start since July 4, 2016, proved a resounding success , a 6-2 victory over the Braves Thursday night at Citi Field in which the right-hander used what he had - a good, not great fastball - to take ca...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Minnesota Wild face brick wall in Blues goalie Jake Allen, lose

Coyle actually sent a puck past Allen in the final-second flurry, but after the horn to punctuate the litany of near-misses for Minnesota. At 5:21, Rust got his second goal of the series when he tipped Brian ...More..

Marcelo: 'No easy games for Real Madrid after Gijon scare'
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Marcelo: 'No easy games for Real Madrid after Gijon scare'

Real Madrid are undefeated in 10 of their last 11 matches against Sporting Gijon in all competitions. Only captain Sergio Ramos and Fernandez Nacho retained their places as James Rodriguez, Lucas Vazquez, Mor...More..

Former Gamecock Jordan Montgomery has solid debut for Yankees
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Former Gamecock Jordan Montgomery has solid debut for Yankees

Yankees starter Michael Pineda had everything working in his team's home opener against the Rays in the Bronx on Monday. Pineda, who said he wasn't focused on throwing a flawless game but knew his stuff wa...More..

Puig has HR, 4 RBIs to help Dodgers beat Diamondbacks 8-4
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Puig has HR, 4 RBIs to help Dodgers beat Diamondbacks 8-4

Kershaw struck out six and did not issue a walk, but he served up back-to-back home runs for the first time in his career, to Mark Reynolds and Gerardo Parra. Kershaw entered with the second lowest ERA ever ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Golden State Warriors Win Game One Over Portland Trailblazers

It worked. Like magic. This is the kind of intensity that Green brings to each and every game. Just one game into the opening round Western Conference playoff series between the top seeded Golden State War...More..

LeBron to miss Cavaliers' last regular season game
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

LeBron to miss Cavaliers' last regular season game

The Raptors will play the Milwaukee Bucks in the first round, with Game 1 scheduled for Saturday at 5:30 pm ET at the Air Canada Centre. If the Cavaliers were to make it to the conference championship series...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Defending champion Danny Willett has 'spring in his step' ahead of Masters

Willett also missed a par putt on No. 18 that would've kept him 10 shots behind Hoffman at the time. Willett becomes the first defending Masters champion to miss a cut since 2004. So far in 2017 he has failed...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Allen aims to put Game 1's stellar performance behind him

He stopped 74 of 76 shots for a.974 save percentage against a Wild team that ranked second in the National Hockey League in scoring during the regular season. Just a few minutes after Edmundson's long-distance...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

100 not out: how Ronaldo reached a century of European goals

It also helped end Bayern's 16-match winning streak at home. "We don't have a big chance, but we still have a chance - we're still alive", said Ancelotti. Ronaldo and Real Madrid made sure the home side pai...More..

Antonio Conte rates Chelsea title chances 50-50 after Manchester United defeat
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Antonio Conte rates Chelsea title chances 50-50 after Manchester United defeat

Perhaps even more pleasing for Mourinho was seeing his attackers take their chances; especially without Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the line up. "Maybe we didn't "rest" players ahead of Thursday (when United play...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Fleury, Crosby propel Penguins past Blue Jackets

Brandon Dubinsky - The Columbus centre scored a goal and added an assist, and had team-best possession stats (32 for, 24 against, 57.1 CF%, 19-14 scoring chances), going head-to-head with Sidney Crosby, but wa...More..

Kyrgios downs Isner as Aussies take a 2-0 lead
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Kyrgios downs Isner as Aussies take a 2-0 lead

The third rubber is scheduled to have Sam Groth and Jamie Peers take on Steve Johnson and Sam Querrey , and the final two singles rubbers will see Kyrgios play Sock, and Isner play Thompson. Despite being 35 y...More..