Marquette Men head to NCAA Basketball Tournament in SC

The conference is weaker than in prior years as there is only one real title contender (Kentucky) and as far as first round "locks" go, beyond Kentucky, only Florida has a very high probability of moving beyond the opening weekend. Obviously during t... More..

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Arsenal showing interest in Kylian Mbappe?
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Arsenal showing interest in Kylian Mbappe?

Vadim Vasilyev , the Monaco vice-president, says the club is determined to keep teenage striking sensation Kylian Mbappe. Monaco has been sensational this season, leading Ligue 1 by three points having ...More..

Man Utd Draw Belgian Leaders In UEL Draw
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Man Utd Draw Belgian Leaders In UEL Draw

The 24-year-old looked in real trouble after pulling up from a sprint in the opening minutes of the second half. United, though, moved into safe territory in the 70 minute, when Juan Mata turned in a cross fr...More..

Nike charged with false advertising in China
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Nike charged with false advertising in China

Bloomberg notes that this year's program included a segment on Nike Hyperdunk 2008 FTB sneakers. The annual programme, a "name-and-shame" show that aims to uncover abuses by companies, said retailer Ryohin K...More..

LeBron James posts tenth triple-double on the season
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

LeBron James posts tenth triple-double on the season

Just prior to the injury, Love had been selected to play in the All-Star Game after having averaged a double-double all season. Kevin Love's quicker-than-expected return to the Cavaliers will come Thursday ...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Glenn Maxwell proves detractors wrong with superlative maiden Test hundred

Following Maxwells dismissal, Smith forged another 64-run partnership with wicketkeeper-batsman Matthew Wade, who departed for 37 runs. Earlier in the day, Steve Smith continued to bat from where he left off ...More..

Adrian Peterson's Time With The Vikings Is Likely Over
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Adrian Peterson's Time With The Vikings Is Likely Over

Though not a literal trade, Peterson in Oakland and Latavius Murray in Minnesota would in effect be exactly that. Murray was drafted by the Raiders in the sixth round of the 2013 NFL Draft out of Central Fl...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Before the Draw: Champions League quarterfinal draw scenarios

Their style is very direct, which has taken some sides off guard, but Bayern showed they can handle a team that comes straight for them after beating Leipzig in their last game of 2016. Atletico will host the...More..

Bangladesh reach 5-316 in Sri Lankan Test
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Bangladesh reach 5-316 in Sri Lankan Test

Bangladesh started their first essay on a positive note, with the opening duo of Tamim Iqbal (49) and Soumya Sarkar (61) stitching a solid 95-run stand before Imrul Kayes (34) and Sabbir Rehman (42) extended...More..

Ranchi Test: Smith solid despite Jadeja triple-strike
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Ranchi Test: Smith solid despite Jadeja triple-strike

His 19th ton in the Ranchi Test not only helped him become the third-quickest Australian to go past 5,000 runs, but it boosted Australia to the highest total in the series so far. After all the pre-match fu...More..

International Olympic Committee board member apologizes for linking Russian ban to Nazis
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

International Olympic Committee board member apologizes for linking Russian ban to Nazis

Concerns have been growing that Russian Federation is yet to clean up its act after a report commissioned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) uncovered systematic, state-sponsored doping, notably at the 2014...More..

Wales seek France win for 2019 rugby World Cup boost
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Wales seek France win for 2019 rugby World Cup boost

Rob Howley has rewarded the team line-up that started last Friday's defeat of Ireland by sticking with the same XV for the match in Paris. "We have talked about the opportunity to go fourth in the world, and ...More..

Weather presents challenge in opening round of Arnold Palmer Invitational
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Weather presents challenge in opening round of Arnold Palmer Invitational

I see him, I feel him, you hear about him", Saunders said. No one else gets to do that any more and it's sad, but that's something I will hold very special to my heart because I was the last to do it'. The 22-y...More..

New Zealand vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 1
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

New Zealand vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 1

Replying to New Zealand's first innings of 268, De Kock and Bavuma swung the balance of the match when they guided South Africa from 94-6 to 254-7 in a partnership which spanned the entire second session. In ...More..

Cavaliers: LeBron James doing it all, as always, just better than ever
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Cavaliers: LeBron James doing it all, as always, just better than ever

Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert also left in the third quarter due to a left arm injury. After two years out of the NBA, Larry Sanders returned to make his comeback debut Tuesday with the Cleveland Cavaliers....More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Zinedine Zidane: 'Real Madrid do not want to draw Leicester City'

Atletico Madrid will be looking to get over that final hurdle. Although many will see Leicester as the weaker of the eight teams that remain in the competition, Zidane made it perfectly clear that he doesn...More..

Jack Eichel's mishap leads to own goal at San Jose Sharks
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Jack Eichel's mishap leads to own goal at San Jose Sharks

Goalie Martin Jones made 22 saves as the Sharks enjoyed quite the disparity of shots on goal - 41-23 - which included a season-high 20 for one period in the first. In his last four starts, Hutton has stopped ...More..

Jose Mourinho declares Judas is number one after Chelsea fans chants
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Jose Mourinho declares Judas is number one after Chelsea fans chants

Manchester United have been charged by the Football Association for failing to keep their players in check in the quarterfinals clash of the FA against Chelsea . "The fans can call me what they want", he sai...More..

England, France agree to tour Pacific in rugby calendar shake-up
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

England, France agree to tour Pacific in rugby calendar shake-up

We might not know what Super Rugby will look like next year, but from 2020 it will at the very least be an uninterrupted competition. World Rugby said that with agreement now reached on the season framework, ...More..

Leicester vindicated in decision to axe Claudio Ranieri - Slaven Bilic
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Leicester vindicated in decision to axe Claudio Ranieri - Slaven Bilic

If you are talking about the performances and results, they are getting the results they wanted. "You are the first one to pay the price". "Unfortunately, now, nobody can say it's the wrong decision because...More..

WR Adam Thielen reaches 3-year deal with Vikings
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

WR Adam Thielen reaches 3-year deal with Vikings

According to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter the Minnesota Vikings are set to re-sign wide receiver Adam Thielen to a three-year deal. He enjoyed a breakout season last fall in which he almost became the fra...More..

National Basketball Association roundup: Celtics' Thomas out for two games
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

National Basketball Association roundup: Celtics' Thomas out for two games

The team has announced that Thomas will not travel to neither NY nor Philadelphia as he remains on the sideline due to what is being referred to as a right knee bone bruise. In the second quarter, Isaiah Thom...More..

by | Friday, March 17, 2017

IN fires Tom Crean minutes after NCAA tournament tips off

IN fired coach Tom Crean on Thursday, announcing the news just minutes after the first game of the first round tipped off. Glass will immediately begin looking for a successor and will not form a search commi...More..

Who has the best chance of winning the NCAA tournament?
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Who has the best chance of winning the NCAA tournament?

Of the first 51 bets on the game at CG Technology, only nine were on the Cowboys, and Caesars Palace reported taking a $10,000 wager on the Wolverines, one of the book's largest bets so far on the tournament. 1...More..

Middle Tennessee State Does It Again! Upsets Minnesota 81-72
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Middle Tennessee State Does It Again! Upsets Minnesota 81-72

Here's how the Blue Raiders did it. Meanwhile, head coach Richard Pitino's efforts earned him Big Ten Coach of the Year honors after he led the Gophers to their first tournament appearance since 2013. The t...More..

Northwestern holds on for wild 68-66 victory over Vanderbilt
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Northwestern holds on for wild 68-66 victory over Vanderbilt

They also discuss the progress Northwestern has made under Head Coach Chris Collins and how they have been able to build impressive student-athletes. Northwestern actually looked primed to run away with the g...More..

Jets likely to add cornerback Morris Claiborne to secondary
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Jets likely to add cornerback Morris Claiborne to secondary

Veteran cornerback Brandon Carr has agreed to a four-year deal with the Baltimore Ravens . ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the four-year deal has multiple options that allow the team flexibility. In Ba...More..

Jared Cook expected to sign with Raiders
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Jared Cook expected to sign with Raiders

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is going to have a new target for his passes when he gets back on the field this year. Cook had a down year for most of last season, including missing six games due to injury. ...More..

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger reveals aims for the rest of the season
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger reveals aims for the rest of the season

You say anything these days and everybody takes it without checking any information. However, Arsenal's defence continues to give away goals and continues to make a lot of unnecessary mistakes. "We have to take...More..

Netanyahu: We're negotiating with the White House on settlement building
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Netanyahu: We're negotiating with the White House on settlement building

Netanyahu also reiterated he meant to build a new "community" for residents of a wildcat Jewish outpost in the occupied West Bank known as Amona, which was evacuated under court order in February. Some 385,000 ...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Cheltenham cheer for Willie Mullins

The triumph was all the sweeter for Mullins, who trained 60 of Michael O'Leary's horses until a dispute over fees saw the Ryanair chief end their arrangement in September. The jump at the last was special. "H...More..

USA Gymnastics president resigns amid sexual abuse investigation
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

USA Gymnastics president resigns amid sexual abuse investigation

Penny faced mounting pressure after a turbulent few weeks dealing with sex abuse cases within the organization and its female gymnasts. Everyone associated with USA Gymnastics will benefit from this advanceme...More..

Suns G Bledsoe (knee) shut down for season
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Suns G Bledsoe (knee) shut down for season

He played at a high level", Watson told reporters. He's been dominant all year. Sacramento changed direction in a big way with the trade of center DeMarcus Cousins during All-Star weekend and is just 2-8 since ...More..

Mets Rumors: Citi Field to reportedly host Winter Classic
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Mets Rumors: Citi Field to reportedly host Winter Classic

If they continue to grow, their third season could be the charm for Sabres fans who are itching to enjoy the postseason again. Newsday says the Sabres are being chosen because Buffalo hosted the first Winte...More..

No. 1-seed Zags face Jackrabbits
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

No. 1-seed Zags face Jackrabbits

With that in mind, here's our breakdown of the West Region of the NCAA Tournament. That lead did not come until just under two minutes to play the half. The 25-9 Fighting Irish, meanwhile, are coming off a l...More..