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Reds set for top four - Ibra

There was plenty to talk about for Manchester United supporters over the weekend, particularly after the clinical 3-0 win at Sunderland. Things today didn't go ...


NFL officiating chief Dean Blandino resigns

Adam Schefter and Ian Rapoport both reported Friday morning that Blandino is leaving his post with the NFL. NBC, a network that doesn't really need a rules exp...


LeBron to miss regular-season finale, resting strained calf

We've got to have our minds sharp. A Toronto win could give them some added confidence heading into the postseason, but I still like the Cavs at home. Atlanta...


Craig Shakespeare: 'We need points from Crystal Palace game'

He's gone all serious now whenever I try to talk to him. "When we played Norwich past year and we really needed a win to stay up, you saw and how much that wi...


Carrera to lead off for Blue Jays against O's

With that, the calf injury or injuries that have hounded the Jays third baseman since the first week of spring training suddenly appear that much more serious...


NCAA lifts North Carolina ban after House Bill 2 repeal

The NCAA also said the new law should allow campuses to have their own policy against discrimination, including protecting LGBTQ rights and any current nondis...


Sunderland manager Moyes says he regrets 'slap' remark

Once the interview was over and Moyes apparently thought he was no longer being recorded, he apparently threatened to slap Sparks and warned, " careful the ne...


Jackson says that a trade might be best for Carmelo, Knicks

It didn't take long for Carmelo Anthony to respond to Phil Jackson's comments. In 74 games this season, the 32-year-old Anthony, who still has two years worth r...


NCAA rule change sets stage for early signing period in football

Per a release, the council approved a proposal to bring about an early signing period for football, an early official visit period, the approval of a 10th ass...


D'Arnaud homers in 16th, Mets beat Marlins 9-8

When Hansel Robles recorded the third out a half-inning later, the Mets had a 9-8 victory at Marlins Park that extended their winning streak to five games. Me...


Series set as Ducks win Pacific, will face Flames

Andersen will not dress on Sunday night at the Air Canada Centre when the Leafs conclude the 2016-17 regular season against the Columbus Blue Jackets . It was ...


Lady Gaga will make history at this year's Coachella

A year ago for reasons unknown to us (just kidding, it was probably related to money!) Indio City Council unanimously voted to up the festival's capacity from 9...


Aaron Hernandez found not guilty in double murder case

He's also charged with three counts of armed assault with intent to murder for allegedly shooting at three survivors; one count of assault and battery by means ...


Marchand breaks late tie, Bruins top Senators 2-1 in Game 1

Down Brandon Carlo (upper-body) and Torey Krug (lower-body) to begin this series, the Bruins also lost Colin Miller to an apparent lower-body injury after the s...


Pittsburgh Penguins Injure Their Own Goalie During Warm Ups

Matt Murray has a lower-body injury, which forced Fleury into action at the last minute Wednesday in a 3-1 Penguins win, and Sullivan declined to discuss a ti...


Argentina Sacks Manager Edgardo Bauza with World Cup Hopes in Tatters

But Argentina's plight is precarious, with Bauza leaving them fifth in qualifying for Russian Federation 2018, a position that carries an intercontinental pla...


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...