Sports

Seahawks 'postpone' Colin Kaepernick audition over anthem protest stance

Seahawks 'postpone' Colin Kaepernick audition over anthem protest stance

That report was contradicted in part by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, who reported that the Seahawks postponed the workout because "the team asked for his plan moving forward on how to handle everything and there was not a firm plan". "Seattle said it wouldn't be worth his time and shouldn't bother with the travel and that it's not worth coming if he continued kneeling or doing on-field activism", a source told SB Nation . Read More

Continue Reading »

Richie Incognito Threatens Retirement:

Richie Incognito Threatens Retirement: "That's it".

On Twitter, Incognito retweeted Carucci and sent a tweet to the NFL Players Association that reads, "I'm done". "And I said, 'Listen, I'm just doing what I love and that's playing football.' So that's why I'm done". Incognito, 34, has played 11 National Football League seasons, reaching the Pro Bowl in 2012 as a Dolphin and 2015, 2016 and 2017 as a Bill. Ngakoue said he and Incognito cleared the air after they were AFC teammates at the Pro Bowl in January. Read More

Continue Reading »

Bayern's Alaba, Vidal ruled out against Sevilla

Bayern's Alaba, Vidal ruled out against Sevilla

However, for the moment he insists his "personal aim is on reaching the semi-finals". While Sevilla started off very strong in the first-leg match, surprising Bayern with a spirited start paying off in an early goal, they were not able to keep up that endurance and the momentum slowly fizzled out in the second half. Read More

Continue Reading »

McGregor Says UFC Will Strip Him of Nothing

McGregor's arrival for UFC 223 likely is based around his desire to support SBG Ireland teammate Artem Lobov (13-14-1 MMA , 2-4 UFC), who fights Alex Caceres (13-11 MMA, 8-9 UFC) on the card. McGregor appears to be the obvious option should Nurmagomedov win after White expressed his concerns over booking another meeting with Ferguson. Read More

Continue Reading »

Commonwealth Games: Team Scotland kick off opening ceremony

Commonwealth Games: Team Scotland kick off opening ceremony

Australia's men's hockey team captain Mark Knowles led the hosts through the stadium at 9:36pm local time with the public address letting out the popular 1981 tune by Australian rock band Men at Work "Down Under". As a proud Gold Coast local and the biggest Australian star in the Games' premier sport, Pearson was the ideal choice to complete the baton relay, just as Cathy Freeman had been the flawless fit to light the cauldron at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. Read More

Continue Reading »

Los Angeles Rams Acquire Brandin Cooks from the Patriots

Los Angeles Rams Acquire Brandin Cooks from the Patriots

Watkins was in the same contractual situation when the Rams acquired him from Buffalo during training camp past year, and he parlayed a solid season in Los Angeles into an enormous contract elsewhere. Either way, the Patriots made a shrewd move dealing Cooks . Cooks , 24, was a first-round selection for New Orleans Saints in 2014 and quickly emerged as one of the NFL's most unsafe deep threats. Read More

Continue Reading »

Major league roundup: Astros' title defense opens with a win

Major league roundup: Astros' title defense opens with a win

George Springer has set a Major League Baseball first with his 100th career home run for the Houston Astros . On the other hand, Texas looks like it will struggle to contend after back-to-back division titles in 2015-16. HOUSTON STARTER LHP DALLAS KEUCHEL (14-5, 2.90) was 3-1 with a 2.92 ERA for four starts against the Rangers last season. Fister struck out 83 hitters across 90 innings past year (15 starts), while finishing the season 5-9 overall with a 4.88 ERA and a 1.38 WHIP. Read More

Continue Reading »

LeBron matches Jordan as Cavaliers down the Hornets

LeBron matches Jordan as Cavaliers down the Hornets

The last time he failed to score at least 10 points was on Jan 5, 2007, when he had eight points in 43 minutes on three-for-13 shooting against the Milwaukee Bucks . No active player is within 600 games of James' streak: James Harden has reached double figures in 257 games, followed by DeMarcus Cousins (162) and Damian Lillard (133). Read More

Continue Reading »

4th substitute allowed in Champions League and Europa League

4th substitute allowed in Champions League and Europa League

For the Champions League , Europa League and Super Cup finals, a total of 12 substitutes can be named on the bench. Standard kick-off time for all Champions League and Europa League matches shifted to 20:00 (GMT). UEFA have confirmed that it has made some more rule changes regarding its primary club competitions from next season. . Two games on Tuesday and Wednesay though, will kick off on 18:55 CET. Read More

Continue Reading »

Anthony Joshua is exclusively focused on Joseph Parker

Anthony Joshua is exclusively focused on Joseph Parker

Joshua last stepped into the ring when he defeated Carlos Takam at the same Cardiff venue last October, following the blockbuster against Klitschko in April which earned him the IBO and WBA belts. "We've trained hard for this fight , prepared and like I said, I am confident. It's not just about winning, which I believe I'm capable of doing, it's how I look doing it and I know I can look phenomenal doing it as well". Read More

Continue Reading »

Florida State rally falls short, MI advances to Final Four

Florida State rally falls short, MI advances to Final Four

The #11 Loyola-Chicago Ramblers will aim for another upset win when they take on the #3 Michigan Wolverines in the Final Four round of the NCAA Tournament Saturday evening from the Alamodome in San Antonio. Ben Richardson made three 3s and had 11 points in the half for the Ramblers, who are attempting to advance to their first Final Four since winning the 1963 championship. Read More

Continue Reading »

Claire's jewelry chain files for bankruptcy

Claire's jewelry chain files for bankruptcy

Claire's said it would use the legal process to shed about $1.9 billion in debt and re-emerge as a healthier company in September, poised for a solid holiday shopping season. "Unlike other retailers that have come before it, Claire's has commenced its restructuring process from a position of unique operational strength". Read More

Continue Reading »

NCAA Tournament Radford vs Villanova

NCAA Tournament Radford vs Villanova

Radford lost three in a row in early February but finished with four straight wins. Kansas was the last program to accomplish this feat from 2010-13. Not only did the Highlanders lose to all three power-conference foes they faced this season by 10 or more points, the best team they beat all season was probably UC Davis in overtime. Read More

Continue Reading »