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Leicester to meet Atletico Champions League quarterfinals

On the other hand, the Foxes are going to be without captain Wes Morgan and Nampalys Mendy. I think they've got more than enough firepower to get at least one...


Former Braves player Otis Nixon is missing

Nixon, who was reported missing Sunday. Nixon, a retired major league outfielder, played from 1983 until 1999. He is perhaps best remembered for his three s...


Yankees worth big league-high $3.7 billion

Forbes reported Mike Ozanian notes that the Miami Marlins recently had a handshake deal to sell the franchise for $1.6 billion, although that deal fizzled. Maj...


Former Texas Tech coach Spike Dykes dies at 79

It Texas Tech wins, Dykes will become the winningest football coach in the schools history with 76 wins. Dykes, the folksy West Texas native who led Texas Tech ...


Wenger: It is 'vital' Oxlade-Chamberlain stays at Arsenal

The likes of Kieran Gibbs, Jack Wilshere, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez also have 14 months remaining on their respective deals, with Wenger claiming any contra...


Panthers reinstate Tallon as GM, remove Rowe as coach

It's a far cry from what we heard a year ago, when Tallon was "promoted" to president of hockey ops, with Tom Rowe taking over GM duties, assisted by Eric Joy...


Pressure mounts on Wenger after another sorry defeat

Recent reports suggest that a power struggle between the Frenchman and chief executive Ivan Gazidis has stalled any potential extension, with Arsenal fans c...


Anichebe: 'Naive' Sunderland not listening to Moyes

Will David Moyes stick with Sunderland? With the Black Cats being a full 10 points behind Hull in 17, an escape this time seems highly improbable. Manchester...


Heat beat Cavs in OT

The Cleveland Cavaliers have fallen apart in consecutive games down the stretch and hope to have enough in the tank to secure the top seed in the Eastern Confer...


New York Giants 2017 Preseason Schedule Released

The dates and times for the preseason games have yet to be finalized. "The interconference foes will play from August 17-21 in what will be the Jets" only pre...


US, Canada, Mexico ask FIFA for faster World Cup bid process

The North American bid to host the 2026 World Cup has asked Federation Internationale de Football Association for a decision in June 2018, two years ahead of sc...


Verstappen passes 9 cars in one lap in masterful China race

Verstappen enjoyed a storming start in damp conditions and was seventh before the end of the first lap, before making quick progress up the order, as drivers sw...


Steve Fisher retiring as basketball coach

He led the Aztecs to the NCAA Tournament eight times, twice reaching the Sweet 16. The former U-M boss won the national championship with the Wolverines in ...


Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has NOT signed a new contract

Arsenal fans remain extremely unhappy at Wenger's continuing reign, which has seen the club stagnate after a number of seasons with limited success. "I'm dis...


Masters 2017: Matt Kuchar gets hole-in-one on No. 16

Kuchar then gave his ball to a lucky kid in the crowd. Owen was wearing a straw hat like the ones golf great Sam Snead wore. "We never thought it would get him ...


Ferrari boss opens up on championship plan after Australian Grand Prix win

Reflecting on how tough it was to overtake in the first race after a host of regulation changes, the three-time world champion said: "I hope that doesn't mean f...


Antonio Conte won't look further ahead than Chelsea's next match

Premier League leaders Chelsea suffered a surprise 2-1 home defeat to a resurgent Crystal Palace on Saturday. The Blues require 21 points from the final n...


Trail Blazers top Spurs 99-98

Portland tied it at 81-81 on a pair of Napier foul shots with 6:42 left. Simmons' windmill dunk pushed the Spurs on top 94-91 with 1:30 left. All five starter...


Canucks fire coach Willie Desjardins

Just yesterday, Canucks centre Bo Horvat was saying he would be happy if Willie Desjardins returned to coach the team next year. No candidates have been men...


Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

In the end, it was the only pairing that mattered. Last-group playing partners and friends Garcia and Rose were level for the lead at the start of what become...


Did Myles Garrett skip radio appearance to spite SEC Network's Booger McFarland?

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reported LSU running back Leonard Fournette could be in play with the top overall spot as his stock rises ahead of the National ...


Good weather offers golfers full day of practice ahead of Masters

He has won three times in 2017, his past three events - the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club, the World Golf Championship Mexico Championship and the World ...


McDavid hits 100 points, Eberle has hat trick and Oilers win

The Oilers can only win the Pacific if they sweep their final two regular-season games, both against Vancouver with the finale Sunday in Edmonton . Couture ...


Westbrook breaks Robertson's record for triple-doubles

Going 17-of-32 from the floor and 5-of-12 from beyond the arc, Westbrook dropped 50 points and added 16 rebounds and 10 assists. But even the Cleveland Cavalier...


Capitals beat Bruins 3-1 in possible playoff preview

If the Senators continue to give up possession against a team that has more skill and plays a faster game, starting goalie Craig Anderson probably won't hav...