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US men's curling rides wave into semi-finals

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The United States is still alive in men's team curling at the Olympics. Meanwhile, the U.S. men's team pulled off a dramatic win against Canada Monday to remain in medal contention. "We've got to find a way to play better ourselves and pick up a couple of wins", Koe said. Many Twitter users chimed in to support the curling team while also firing back at Alley for her comments. Read More »

Real Madrid beat Leganes to go third in La Liga

The Brazilian midfielder created the 11th-minute equaliser as Spain winger Lucas Vazquez continued his impressive recent form and converted a glorious victor before the half hour. Madrid were comfortably on top as the half wound down, with Benzema nearly heading a third from Lucas' cross. Madrid is seven points behind second-place Atletico Madrid. Read More »

Murray | D-backs acquire Steven Souza in 3-way deal

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The 25-year-old Drury played in 114 games last season at second for the Diamondbacks and figures to start at second or third for the Yankees on Opening Day. This past season with High-A Tampa, he pitched 119 1/3 innings and posted a 3.39 ERA with a 129/50 K/BB ratio. The Rays will also get southpaw Anthony Banda and two players to be named from the D-backs. Read More »

José Mourinho Needs To Spend More Time Coaching Attacking Plays

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Firstly, he simply isn't pleased with the France international's performances over the past few weeks, as shown by his substitutions against Tottenham and Newcastle with the benching against Huddersfield in between. Navas spent four years at Manchester City , winning the Premier League and two League Cups before returning to Sevilla in the summer when his contract ended. Read More »

Peers believe LeBron James will remain with Cavaliers

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In 2014 during the Sochi Olympics, an average of 7.5 million people watched the NBA's best at the All-Star Game . There was sufficient doubt the novelty of a new format would translate to the court after tip-off. Stephen Curry would love to be an National Basketball Association all-star game captain again next year, especially since the game will be in his hometown of Charlotte. Read More »

Luis Enrique Would Be A Success At Chelsea- Andres Iniesta

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The Italian continued: 'I hope that we maintain this tradition but we are speaking about a fantastic player. We've played together from when I was 18 years old. After losing two games to Bournemouth and Watford, Conte's men now find themselves 19 points adrift of the league leaders Manchester City and face a hard challenge to finish in the top four, considering that fifth-placed Tottenham have excelled in recent weeks. Read More »

Potential Barcelona lineup against Eibar

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Before their Champions League soccer clash with Chelsea in London, Lionel Messi and Barcelona put their unbeaten record in the Spanish La Liga on the line against Eibar in the rather less glamorous surrounds of Ipurua today. However, Alba sealed the match in the last minute after. Suarez's goal came against the flow of the match. Both of them, though, were left on the bench for the game against Eibar as Valverde named what the majority of the Catalan media felt was his strongest ... Read More »

It's good to be a King in NBA Rising Stars game

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The game also has plenty of subplots worthy of attention, a few of which revolve around James , aka "The King". BIEBS IS BACK: Bieber will return to play in the celebrity game on Friday night after winning MVP honors in the 2011 game. His single "Deserve" featuring rapper Travis Scott reached the number one spot on the USA iTunes chart, making him the first Chinese artist to do so. Read More »

We gave PSG confidence before Madrid clash - Dijon respond to Rabiot jibe

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The French giants have it all to do in the return leg of their last-16 encounter with the reigning European champions following a 3-1 reversal at Santiago Bernabeu . Ronaldo, formerly a PSG target, was ineffectual in open play but scored twice to change the game while Neymar , all tricks and fancy touches, failed to have a telling impact. Read More »

Cubs Solidify Ace With Yu Darvish Signing

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The last time the Dodgers fell 5-1 in game seven of the World Series. That the Rangers sold their most valuable trade market asset for one player, essentially, was silly then, and worse now that we see what Darvish can attain on an open market. Read More »

Wales' Leigh Halfpenny ruled out of England clash

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World Rugby has issued a statement over Wales' disallowed try against England at Twickenham last Saturday. You leave it at that, and then you get on with it. I think he has made a bad mistake. The TMOs do an excellent job. Although Sam Simmonds is set to miss the next two matches after going off with a shoulder injury against Wales, his loss is set to be offset by the return of fellow No 8 Nathan Hughes from a knee problem. Read More »

Chelsea's Antonio Conte vows to fight speculation 'to the end'

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The Liverpool loanee was substituted after just three minutes in the 2-0 loss to Chelsea on Monday night. "In terms of their mentality also. for this, I'm very good", Conte was quoted as saying by British media. West Brom only had themselves to blame for not getting back into the game early in the second period. "He must find the best physical condition but we must be happy". Read More »

Kim dominates for 1st Olympic gold, Hirscher breaks through

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And although she's now an Olympic gold medalist , it hasn't yet fully sunk in: "I don't know where I am or what I'm doing here - all I know is it's good!" she said on the Today show . Liu Jiayu took silver with an 89.75 to become the first Chinese snowboarder to medal at the Olympics . "Chloe is mature beyond her years", Gold said. Read More »

Olympic Alpine Skiing Schedule 2018

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After a trio of delays due to strong winds, the decision to shut things down came an hour after the event was supposed to have started on Wednesday morning on the slopes of South Korea. local time (11:45 p.m. ET Wednesday). "We'll continue to take it day by day and I look forward to getting in the start gate!" While some skiers, like Mikaela Shriffin of the USA, will have to compete in back-to-back days because of the postponements, it seems like the safe call to keep athletes out of ... Read More »

Sky and BT cut spending on Premier League football TV rights

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Hedge fund Polygon Global Partners, which is an investor in Sky , said the outcome of the English Premier League soccer rights auction supported its view that the takeover by Twenty-First Century Fox undervalues the British company. BT clarified that it will pay the Premier League a deposit of UK£26.5 million (US$36.78 million) this month, followed by six instalments of around UK£145 million (US$201.2 million) starting in July 2019, payable every six months until December 2021. Read More »

Mourinho: I'm the EPL's best-behaved manager

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Jurgen Klopp's side sit fourth as they head to St Mary's, with Tottenham's 1-0 north London derby win over Arsenal sending Mauricio Pochettino's men third in the table - and fifth-placed Chelsea are just a point behind Liverpool. Were Newcastle lucky? Yes, they were. The Magpies almost went ahead in the five minute but David de Gea was on hand to deny Jonjo Shelvy from close range. Read More »

Everton boss Allardyce surprised Schneiderlin being booed

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I've not heard it before", Allardyce said. Palace remain in danger after their loss at Goodison Park. "There wasn't anything wrong with his performance in the second half". "We struggled to cope in the first 35 minutes". The Swans, who are now five league games unbeaten under Portuguese coach Carvalhal, looked like they would have to settle for a point until South Korea midfielder Ki drove home his first goal since May 2016 from the edge of the box with nine minutes to go to boost their ... Read More »

Pistons trade Willie Reed to Chicago for point guard Jameer Nelson

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The Bulls acquired the 35-year-old Nelson in the trade of Nikola Mirotic to the Pelicans last week. The Detroit Pistons announced Thursday that the team has acquired guard Jameer Nelson from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for center Willie Reed and future second-round draft considerations. Read More »

Crisp County's Quay Walker flips from Alabama to Georgia

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Georgia now has a record-tying eight five-star recruits for the 2018 class! That was announced shortly after the Bulldogs secured a commitment from four-star linebacker Quay Walker , who had been committed to the Crimson Tide since June prior to flipping to Georgia Wednesday morning. Read More »

Sanchez punished for tax evasion in Spain

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The Manchester United forward also had to pay more than 100,000 euros in interests for the amount defrauded. In Spain, just sentences over two years are met with genuine correctional facility time in spite of the fact that Sanchez will be imprisoned on the off chance that he carries out a comparative wrongdoing inside the following two years. Read More »

Elneny watches from the bench as Arsenal thrash Everton 5-1

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Granted, one game doesn't justify a transfer, but the signs are good. "He didn't do it until now because I think he rushed, sometimes, with his finishing". "Overall, two players integrated well into our game and they looked as if they had played for us forever". In fact, Arsenal fans end up making themselves look like spoilt little rich kids. Read More »

Super Bowl LII: 5 candidates to take home the MVP award

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For 90 minutes of Super Bowl LII build-up from US Bank Stadium with Josh Norman, join us on Sky Sports Action and Mix from 10pm on Sunday . Past year in Houston, Tom Brady said that Bill Belichick reminded him daily that he had never led the Patriots offense into the end zone in six Super Bowls . Read More »

Ajman All Stars League subject of ICC anti-corruption probe

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It has now emerged that Butt, who was banned from cricket for five years and served time in prison following the Lord's spot-fixing scandal of 2010, played two matches in the All Stars tournament despite it being unrecognised by the local Emirates Cricket Board . Read More »

West Ham defender gets 6-game ban for spitting

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On Masuaku's red card, could barely hide his frustration, adding: "It's unacceptable - totally unacceptable". West Ham co-owner David Sullivan says he is working night and day to bring new players into the club. 'He will deserve everything he gets and he'll get something he deserves from us. As I've said it's hard to get the right players, there's not been loads of transfers and if there have been, they've been extremely expensive ones as well. Read More »

Kevin Love likely out 6-8 weeks with broken bone in hand

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Pistons: Host the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday night in what could be Griffin's debut with Detroit . Its hard to imagine either deal gets done without the inclusion of Parker, so the Bucks getting a chance to see him on the court for a few games before the deadline may go a long way in cementing their decision. Read More »

Scott Baio accuser Nicole Eggert to seem on 'Megyn Kelly'

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Eggert made her claim against Baio on social media last week in response to a tweet on Baio supporting President Donald Trump. She described how Scott would allegedly grope her, fondle her, and pull her onto his lap while they were on set filming their show . Read More »

Probe ordered for Karolyi Ranch after Larry Nassar scandal

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In a statement issued on Tuesday by the governor's office, Abbott asked the Texas Rangers to investigate misconduct allegations at the famed Karolyi Ranch , the East Texas training facility where Larry Nassar had treated athletes. The unit, which has about 160 commissioned officers, led the investigation into sexual abuse of underage girls at a remote Texas ranch operated by a rogue polygamist sect called the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Read More »