Astros get great value with Michael Brantley signing

Brantley needed three separate surgeries during that time before finally being able to resume playing full-time in 2018. This past season, Brantley hit.309 with an OPS of.832. He was rolling again in 2017 and made his first All-Star squad since ... More..

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UEFA reschedules Arsenal's Europa League home leg against BATE Borisov
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

UEFA reschedules Arsenal's Europa League home leg against BATE Borisov

Maurizio Sarri's side have enjoyed a strong enough start to the season but, having fallen off the pace in the Premier League , will need to target one of the cup competitions if they are to add any more silver...More..

Dave Joerger: Fox-Bagley Are The Next Durant-Westbrook
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Dave Joerger: Fox-Bagley Are The Next Durant-Westbrook

He's been one of the better rookies in the league, 12.7. Firstly, today's game will be Yogi Ferrell's first against Dallas since spurning the Mavericks in the offseason to sign with Sacramento. I don't se...More..

Ajax's Matthijs De Ligt beats Trent Alexander-Arnold to Golden Boy award
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Ajax's Matthijs De Ligt beats Trent Alexander-Arnold to Golden Boy award

De Ligt in action against De Graafschap. "'Especially once you look at the list of players who have won it before me". De Ligt previously stated that he considered himself a "normal boy" more than a Golde...More..

Ernesto Valverde glad to avoid Reds in Champions League last-16
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Ernesto Valverde glad to avoid Reds in Champions League last-16

But the five-time winners do not seem themselves this year after an indifferent start to their league season. "They play good football". Aside from Manchester United , Tottenham may have one of the more ha...More..

Former Packer LeRoy Butler slams Aaron Rodgers with 'Trubisky' taunt
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Former Packer LeRoy Butler slams Aaron Rodgers with 'Trubisky' taunt

Considering two key injuries the Bears have to deal with after their 24-17 win over Green Bay to clinch the NFC North, resting starters might seem a viable option. "I want to play, though, so I'm expecting to...More..

Mourinho sacked: Solari not anxious for Real Madrid job
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Mourinho sacked: Solari not anxious for Real Madrid job

Ahead of Kashima Antlers' Club World Cup semifinal against Real Madrid the coach of the Japanese side, Go Oiwa , has acknowledged the status and power of the opposition. "I have a great opinion of Mourinho...More..

Jose Mourinho’s 11 signings - ranked from worst to best
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Jose Mourinho’s 11 signings - ranked from worst to best

And United are set to appoint Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as interim boss until the end of the campaign. He won six EPL titles, a Champions League and two FA Cups during his time in Manchester. Meanwhile, the back...More..

Pochettino Reacts To
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Pochettino Reacts To "Sad News" Of Mourinho Firing

Pochettino would be an expensive capture as he signed a new five-year deal at Spurs this year reportedly worth around 8.5 million pounds ($11 million). "That is not my business and then I will not waste time...More..

Geraint Thomas beats Lewis Hamilton and Harry Kane to BBC SPOTY crown
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Geraint Thomas beats Lewis Hamilton and Harry Kane to BBC SPOTY crown

Thomas, 32, signed a new four-year deal with Team Sky in September. While Geraint Thomas's victory in the main category made it another golden night for cycling , netball was the other conspicuous victor fro...More..

Manchester United sack Mourinho after loss against Liverpool, abysmal start to season
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Manchester United sack Mourinho after loss against Liverpool, abysmal start to season

A caretaker manager will now take over until the end of the season, but United's search for a savior goes on. The Portuguese lost his job at Old Trafford this morning following a miserable start to the season...More..

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Under Consideration For Man United Job
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Under Consideration For Man United Job

Like United, they see 46-year-old Pochettino as the ideal coach to take their young squad forward with his brand of progressive, vibrant football. There was also great concern that starlets Anthony Martial, Mar...More..

Brendan Rodgers to succeed Jose Mourinho at Man United?
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Brendan Rodgers to succeed Jose Mourinho at Man United?

United have paid a huge sum to axe Mourinho and Klopp feels the enormity of severance pays now end up working in managers' favour. He leaves with United sixth in the Premier League - 19 points off the lea...More..

Three Raiders named Pro Bowl alternates
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Three Raiders named Pro Bowl alternates

The Bears certainly have a lot to be proud of as a team this year, and it's great to see numerous key contributors get the individual accolades they deserve. Slay is the first Lions cornerback to be chosen for ...More..

Virgil Van Dijk urges Liverpool to maintain their high standards
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Virgil Van Dijk urges Liverpool to maintain their high standards

Sadio Mane put Liverpool in front on the afternoon with an unerring touch and finish from Fabinho's pass but Jesse Lingard levelled for the visitors within nine minutes. "There is no doubt that some of these...More..

Panthers Safety Eric Reid Drug-Tested For 7th Time In 11 Weeks
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Panthers Safety Eric Reid Drug-Tested For 7th Time In 11 Weeks

Once again, Panthers safety Eric Reid was given a random drug test. Here are the cleats Reid will wear as he takes part in the NFL's "my cause, my cleats" campaign. He'll continue that for Monday night's ga...More..

Mets to Sign Catcher Wilson Ramos to Two-Year Deal
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Mets to Sign Catcher Wilson Ramos to Two-Year Deal

The 31-year-old batted.306 with 15 home runs and 70 RBIs in combined duty with the Tampa Bay Rays and Philadelphia Phillies last season. That would be a major improvement for the Mets, who haven't gotten mu...More..

IPL 2019 Auction: Shimron Hetmyer, Carlos Brathwaite earn big
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

IPL 2019 Auction: Shimron Hetmyer, Carlos Brathwaite earn big

A few years later, he resumed playing cricket, though this time as a pacer. It means the former South Africa batsman, 33, will miss Glamorgan's participation in the One-Day Cup. This year he played for the R...More..

Nuggets' second-half rally leads to win over Raptors
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Nuggets' second-half rally leads to win over Raptors

On the strength of Jamal Murray's clutch shooting and Monte Morris' veteran-like poise, the Nuggets roared back against the Raptors and won 95-86 for their third consecutive victory and second over Toronto. "...More..

Arsenal offered hope of signing Rabiot from PSG
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Arsenal offered hope of signing Rabiot from PSG

PSG Sporting Director Antero Henrique has told Yahoo Sport the France worldwide will effectively be left to rot on the sideline until his deal expires. As such, PSG will not consider the 23-year-old for ...More..

351 players compete for 70 spots
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

351 players compete for 70 spots

Denly's second coming included lower order runs and four wickets with his handy legspin, which found him named Player of the Year by the Professional Cricketers' Association as well as the domestic T20 and On...More..

MLS announces new single-elimination playoff format to start in 2019
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

MLS announces new single-elimination playoff format to start in 2019

The changes were in response to criticism that the league did not do enough to reward top seeds. In past seasons, the breaks have taken place during the MLS playoffs, forcing a pause and interrupting the postse...More..

Chris Smalling signs new Manchester United contract
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Chris Smalling signs new Manchester United contract

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling has put pen to paper on a new contract that could see him remain at the club for four more years. Chris has been with the club for a number of years and is now one o...More..

Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho

We are far from an agreement for the time being". Martial's agent, Philippe Lamboley, claimed in the summer that the France worldwide wanted to leave United following months of failed contract negotiations. B...More..

More concerned with Australian dressing room than Virat Kohli, says Nathan Lyon
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

More concerned with Australian dressing room than Virat Kohli, says Nathan Lyon

Murali Vijay , who opened the innings for India , was still out in the middle after having got off to a start and Paine chose to give it back taking an indirect dig aimed at Kohli. India finished the day 4 at...More..

2018-19 NCAA Basketball Indiana vs Butler: Preview and Prediction
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

2018-19 NCAA Basketball Indiana vs Butler: Preview and Prediction

Make no mistake about it, they have the players to do just that. Butler came in averaging 3 1/2 more 3's per game than Indiana . If Indiana takes care of all three games, they could find themselves in the to...More..

Sixers want first rounder, have shot down multiple trades for Markelle Fultz
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Sixers want first rounder, have shot down multiple trades for Markelle Fultz

According to Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer , there is no urgency within the Philadelphia 76ers' organization to trade Fultz quickly. The Sixers are also said to be waiting until teams begin to ...More..

Farmer retains title prior to Canelo-Fielding bout
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Farmer retains title prior to Canelo-Fielding bout

The 28-year-old Mexican, who went into the super-middlweight bout as a heavy favourite, imposed his will from the opening bell, delivering punishing body shots and knocking down his outmatched British opponent ...More..

White Sox acquire 1B Alonso in trade with Indians | AP sports
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

White Sox acquire 1B Alonso in trade with Indians | AP sports

In return, the Indians are getting minor leaguer Alex Call. "We feel like the series of moves we've made up to this point advances both of those goals". Chicago will take over all of Alonso's remaining contract...More..

Flyers Fire Dave Hakstol
by | Monday, December 17, 2018

Flyers Fire Dave Hakstol

I'd like to thank Dave for his service to the team and the organization. Their AHL head coach Scott Gordon will be behind the bench on an interim basis. Through 31 games this season, the Flyers had a 12-15-...More..

Celtic face Valencia in Europa League round of 32
by | Monday, December 17, 2018

Celtic face Valencia in Europa League round of 32

Celtic have been drawn to play Valencia of Spain in the Europa League Round of 32. Chelsea were rewarded for topping Group L by drawing Malmo, who finished third in the 2018 Allsvenskan. The first legs w...More..

Manchester United text fans to behave at Liverpool
by | Monday, December 17, 2018

Manchester United text fans to behave at Liverpool

Players give maximum every day, every minute. "I'm always pleased because he always plays on his limits", Mourinho told United's official website. "We managed that very well". Manchester United board wa...More..

Messi makes more history with incredible 17-minute hat-trick
by | Monday, December 17, 2018

Messi makes more history with incredible 17-minute hat-trick

Sunday's victory means that Barcelona enjoy a three-point lead over nearest rivals Atletico Madrid and Sevilla going into the final Liga fixtures of 2018. Levante were then reduced to ten men after midfielde...More..

Canelo Crushes Fielding With 3rd Round KO
by | Monday, December 17, 2018

Canelo Crushes Fielding With 3rd Round KO

Saul "Canelo" Alvarez insisted he is open to a third fight against Gennady Golovkin following his stoppage victory over Rocky Fielding. "That was the plan in the gym, to hit the body and then move up, and tha...More..

India captain Virat Kohli blunts the Australia attack
by | Monday, December 17, 2018

India captain Virat Kohli blunts the Australia attack

Paine to Kohli: You're the one that lost it yesterday. Paine was heard saying to Kohli . "Why are you trying to be cool today?" Paine replied; "we're just having a conversation". "I don't think we read too...More..