John Tortorella guarantees Blue Jackets will push series to Game 7

Even in Game 5, when Columbus scored twice in 1:57 during the third period to erase Boston's 3-1 lead, the Bruins didn't panic. The Boston Bruins are teaching the Columbus Blue Jackets the same lesson that they gave the Toronto Maple Leafs in... More..

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Bucks rout Celtics to clinch series
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Bucks rout Celtics to clinch series

With Brogdon back, this team's depth is finally at full strength and now they'll get to sit back and await the victor of Raptors-76ers to see who their opponent will be in the Eastern Conference Finals. "Some o...More..

Durant exits due to right calf strain
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Durant exits due to right calf strain

I thought the same thing, because he kind of looked back like he had been kicked or something. "Go play the game.' And he sent that message, and it got across to all the guys". Curry fought through his struggle...More..

by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Warriors Grind Out Game 5 Win

Following Durant's departure, Curry scored 16 points , went 5-of-9, and hit a huge 3-pointer over Clint Capela with 5:09 to give the Warriors a four point lead. In the 10 playoff contests prior to Game 5, K...More..

Barcelona were scared by Liverpool and Anfield, claims Houllier
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Barcelona were scared by Liverpool and Anfield, claims Houllier

Yet defender Van Djik, one of the iconic figures of this current side, believes that their progress in the last two seasons is not a stroke of luck and that Liverpool can be one of the major players in Englis...More..

Emery wishes Valencia v Arsenal was Europa League final
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Emery wishes Valencia v Arsenal was Europa League final

He also angered the club for an exuberant celebration when his Sevilla side knocked Valencia out of the 2014 Europa League semi-finals with a last-gasp goal from Stephane Mbia. Cech, 36, played in that game h...More..

Lakers move on from Lue in coaching search
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Lakers move on from Lue in coaching search

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski first reported earlier Wednesday evening that the Lakers and Lue had reached an impasse in their contract negotiations. "So I can confidently say, as much as any outsider can, tha...More..

Guardiola set for crunch talks with Kompany
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Guardiola set for crunch talks with Kompany

Two years after making it to the Europa League final, this Ajax project has watched its players grow and blossom into an incredible group, one that has put both Real Madrid and Juventus to the sword as the Du...More..

Everything points to De Ligt joining Barcelona
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Everything points to De Ligt joining Barcelona

Two such suitors are Manchester United and Barcelona . "But I think they need more players than just De Ligt ". Manchester United's struggles in defence have been well-documented, so much so that Jose...More..

Roma ready to offer Maurizio Sarri escape route out of Chelsea
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Roma ready to offer Maurizio Sarri escape route out of Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri has said he wants to stay at Chelsea next season despite Roma's reported interest in appointing him this summer. "Conte added: "[It's a] 60 per cent probability that I stay in Italy, 30 ...More..

FIFA Rejects Chelsea's Appeal of 1-Year Transfer Ban
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

FIFA Rejects Chelsea's Appeal of 1-Year Transfer Ban

Chelsea , who had initially expected their ban to be suspended during the summer while they appealed the ruling, are able to sign players under the age of 16 in the United Kingdom, with the ban coming into effe...More..

Israel Folau hearing into social media post to go into third day
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Israel Folau hearing into social media post to go into third day

Had the panel deemed Folau's breach of Rugby Australia's players' code of conduct anything less than "high level", the governing body would not have had the power to boot the three-times John Eales Medallist ...More..

Recap from Raptors dominant 36-point Game 5 win over 76ers
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Recap from Raptors dominant 36-point Game 5 win over 76ers

Joel Embiid tried once again to fight through a virus that has hindered his play in at least the last two games of the Sixers' series against the Toronto Raptors . "I didn't pay attention about what the hell ...More..

Playing time key for Vincent Kompany in Manchester City contract talks
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Playing time key for Vincent Kompany in Manchester City contract talks

Kompany took a further touch before launching a scorching shot into from 30 yards that rocketed into the top right hand corner, leaving Schmeichel with no chance. It was also however, seen in the match between ...More..

Barcelona bottlers? The cringeworthy Champions League semi-final stats haunting Messi & Co
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Barcelona bottlers? The cringeworthy Champions League semi-final stats haunting Messi & Co

Origi scored a dramatic late victor in Liverpool's 3-2 Premier League win at Newcastle United on Saturday night, as he headed in an expertly-placed free-kick from fellow substitute Xherdan Shaqiri . Like a ...More..

Kentucky Derby victor to miss Preakness Stakes
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Kentucky Derby victor to miss Preakness Stakes

He's off the training list, and if he's off the training list he's off the Preakness list. "Usually when something like this happens a horse misses a couple weeks of training, " Mott told the Daily Racing Fo...More..

CSK vs MI, Qualifier 1
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

CSK vs MI, Qualifier 1

Mumbai will be confident going into the match given their record against CSK this season. With 18 points and a better net run-rate, Mumbai Indians ended up at the top of the IPL Points Table . It was a long ti...More..

Jason Pierre-Paul in danger of missing season after vehicle crash
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Jason Pierre-Paul in danger of missing season after vehicle crash

The 30-year-old will visit neck specialists for opinions on when he could play again, Schefter said, and the Buccaneers issued a statement confirming the evaluation process is ongoing. "Our immediate concern ...More..

McIlroy two shots off lead heading into final round at Quail Hollow
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

McIlroy two shots off lead heading into final round at Quail Hollow

Homa finished at 15-under 269. Justin Rose, the world's second-ranked player, was third, four strokes behind at 11 under. A former NCAA champion at Cal, Homa has "Relentless" in block letters tattooed on hi...More..

John Campbell and Shai Hope set a new record ODI opening stand
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

John Campbell and Shai Hope set a new record ODI opening stand

The duo added 365 runs for the first wicket at the Clontarf Cricket Club Ground in Dublin . Campbell, playing in only his sixth ODI, struck his maiden worldwide ton in just 99 balls. The record is also held ...More..

Never mind the critics and the president, Kentucky Derby made right call
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Never mind the critics and the president, Kentucky Derby made right call

It was a rough and tumble race on a wet and sloppy track, actually, a lovely thing to watch, ' Trump wrote on Twitter. It was Mott's first Kentucky Derby win in 10 tries over 35 years. Instead, previously und...More..

Roark, Rodriguez aim to rebound as Reds host Giants
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Roark, Rodriguez aim to rebound as Reds host Giants

He walked four and struck out one. Eugenio Suarez hit a three-run drive, Puig added a no-doubter among his season-high three hits, and Tucker Barnhart also went deep, boosting Cincinnati's count to eight ...More..

Cardiff relegated from Premier League following 3-2 defeat against Crystal Palace
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Cardiff relegated from Premier League following 3-2 defeat against Crystal Palace

Neil Warnock's side needed a win to have a realistic chance of beating the drop on the last day of the season, but they were out-classed by Palace at the Cardiff City Stadium. What's most important is we sti...More..

Luis Suarez: Barcelona striker won't celebrate against Liverpool at Anfield
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Luis Suarez: Barcelona striker won't celebrate against Liverpool at Anfield

Mills claimed the Liverpool manager will instead shake up his system and go more with the tried and trusted players integral to the team's Premier League and Champions League plans. Klopp, however, has an...More..

Oilers name Ken Holland as GM, president of hockey ops
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Oilers name Ken Holland as GM, president of hockey ops

He's expected to sign for a $5 million a year for five years. But with Steve Yzerman coming back to Detroit to take over general manager duties , Holland became Senior Vice President. Coach Ken Hitchcock cam...More..

Barcelona dealt major injury blow before Champions League semi final
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Barcelona dealt major injury blow before Champions League semi final

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez were among a number of high profile players to be rested ahead of the trip to Anfield, where the Catalans are aiming to book their place in the Champions League final for the f...More..

W Series races could take place before Formula One grands prix
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

W Series races could take place before Formula One grands prix

She pulled away from nearest pursuer Alice Powell with an eerie assurance, having finished at the top of the practice time sheets and taken pole position in a rain-lashed qualifying by more than two seconds. A ...More..

Why Daniel Jacobs is second-guessing middleweight future
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Why Daniel Jacobs is second-guessing middleweight future

Two ringside judges scored it 115-113, while the third had it 116-112. Alvarez kept his World Boxing Council and World Boxing Association titles and seized Jacobs' International Boxing Federation belt in a ...More..

Joshua Miller's place will fight with American Ruiz
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Joshua Miller's place will fight with American Ruiz

Joshua was set to defend his WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight titles against Miller on June 1 at Madison Square Garden, only for the Brooklyn challenger to reportedly test positive for a number of performance enhan...More..

Folau guilty of 'high level' breach of code of conduct
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Folau guilty of 'high level' breach of code of conduct

Israel Folau has been found to have committed a " high-level breach " in his code of conduct hearing set by Rugby Australia over homophobic social media posts he made last month. 'A further update with be ...More..

Cincinnati Reds vs. Oakland Athletics Prediction, Preview, and Odds
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Cincinnati Reds vs. Oakland Athletics Prediction, Preview, and Odds

The bees soon moved toward the upper deck - workers closed press box windows as they came that way - and the game went on without further incident. The Cincinnati Reds and the Oakland A's meet in game one o...More..

Indian Premier League: Sam Curran hits winning runs for Kings XI Punjab
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Indian Premier League: Sam Curran hits winning runs for Kings XI Punjab

The result also sent Sunrisers Hyderabad to the playoffs. With KKR needing nothing but a win to keep alive their playoffs chances, Russell's contribution with the bat was a key. Nitish Rana scored 26 off 13...More..

Paul Pogba to push for Manchester United exit this summer
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Paul Pogba to push for Manchester United exit this summer

There was no need to appoint him on a permanent basis before the season's end, and as the campaign comes to a close, it appears that United may have made a critical mistake. He rapped on Monday night: "They'v...More..

Carolina Hurricanes: Takeaways from Round 2 SWEEP of New York Islanders
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Carolina Hurricanes: Takeaways from Round 2 SWEEP of New York Islanders

They've also been the most hard team to beat at even strength. At that point, many figured that they'd be sellers at the trade deadline and they'd again have an eye to the future. McKegg's tally led to Isla...More..

Kyrie Irving Had A Brutally Honest Quote Following Game 4 Loss
by | Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Kyrie Irving Had A Brutally Honest Quote Following Game 4 Loss

They can eliminate the Celtics in Game 5 at home on Wednesday night (Thursday, PHL time ) and reach the East finals for the first time since the '01 team of Ray Allen and Glenn Robinson fell to Philadelphia'...More..