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NFL cuts back overtime to 10 minutes, loosens rules on celebrations

Super Bowl 55 was moved from Los Angeles to Tampa by National Football League team owners on Tuesday, days after developers delayed a new California stadium's projected opening by a year to 2020. "I can't tell you how". "The pendulum had swung a lo...

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe: I will make the decision on my next move

Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasilyev has warned Real Madrid that Kylian Mbappe "has no price" as "we're ready to refuse €100m". The 18-year-old's 15 Ligue 1 goals for 2016-17 spearheaded Leonardo Jardim's side to the French title - finishi...

Is Usmanov being pushed to Everton by Arsenal?

Usmanov now owns 30% of the club as opposed to Kroenke, who owns a controlling 67% stake in the Gunners. Stan Kroenke, Arsenal's majority shareholder, has insisted he remains committed to the club and his company's shares are "not, and never have b...

Lukaku, Sanchez hunt Kane in late Golden Boot showdown

The England global netted four times in Thursday's 6-1 rout to take his tally for the season to 26 and move two clear of Romelu Lukaku in the goalscoring charts. "I think this is my best season". The midfielder worked it to Chilwell, who managed to s...

Mauricio Pochettino: Title very hard, but not out of reach

It is a painful prospect for a Tottenham side that had won their previous nine league games to spark dreams of a first title since 1961. Said Tottenham Manager Mauricio Pochettino after the loss to the Hammers. "We have to wait but are thinking...

Ainge's patience pays off with Celtics' draft lottery win

The only thing that could possibly make this week better for Boston would be a Wednesday night victory over the Cavs in Game One . According to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Celtics' ownership of the No. "It's good to be at 3 and we're ...

NASCAR's Aric Almirola out 8-12 weeks with broken back

Aric Almirola is less than a week removed from being involved in a horrific crash at Kansas Speedway, but the driver of the No. 43 vehicle is still out trying to be a positive influence in the world. How long will Almirola be out of the auto? "I jus...

Refueling: Ducks try to rest up for feisty Predators

Playing the Nashville Predators inside the NHL's toughest arena in almost 20 years sure isn't helping. Nashville is 6-0 in the postseason at Bridgestone and has won 10 consecutive playoff games at home. In the end they couldn't. It's a game four ...

Sharapova to play Wimbledon qualifiers rather than requesting wild card

Sharapova returned from her doping ban on April 26 but relied on wildcards to get into tournaments because her world ranking points expired while she was banned. "Now that Maria has earned direct entry into Wimbledon qualifying, we want to give Bri...

Miguel Cabrera Out 2-3 Days with Oblique Injury

Dylan Bundy (5-2) gave up six runs on eight hits in six innings. The Orioles sent 11 batters to the plate in the inning. Detroit starter Matthew Boyd lasted just 2 1/3 innings, surrendering seven runs on eight hits. "You don't get paid to put a ...

LaVar Ball attacks Fox Sports reporter in sexist rant

Ball seemed to recoil at the question, saying, "Stay in your lane". " Leahy: "You said something's coming to me". "Kristine was in control, fired back at him, was not intimidated by him, that's why I hired Kristine, because she is tough and emoti...

The Draft Lottery results may have killed any Jimmy Butler trade

The Los Angeles Lakers meanwhile discovered they will get second pick. The Boston Celtics get to pick first in the NBA Draft this year. The Suns had the second-best odds of landing a top-three pick before the lottery balls bounced out of thei...

Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105

To win the series for the Celtics tried ISEA Thomas, but his long-range attempt from the resistance was inaccurate. The 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs second-round series lives on in the Eastern Conference side of the National Ba...

Tearful F1 fan gets to meet his hero after crash

Red Bull were relying heavily on upgrades being brought to the RB13, hoping to bridge the sizeable gap between the Tilbrook team and the Mercedes and Ferrari cars. As Verstappen and Raikkonen came back out onto the track, Felipe Massa had to take eva...

Mourinho: Manchester United lack strength in depth to fight in two competitions

Bailly was handed a straight red card for pushing John Guidetti in the face, with Celta defender Facundo Roncaglia following him down the tunnel after raising his hand to the Ivorian in retaliation. "But again, I accept that to your eyes are the foot...

Cairney rescues Fulham in play-off draw

But Jaap Stam, the Reading manager, was confident that the loss of his captain and central defender will not turn the tie. Reading are 90 minutes from Wembley , 180 minutes from the Premier League. Obita wasn't closed down quickly enough by R...

Italian Open win allows Sharapova to qualify for Wimbledon

She faces a battle to raise her ranking enough to qualify for the grasscourt grand slam by right and spare organisers the dilemma of whether to award her a wildcard into the main draw of the tournament she won in 2004. Sharapova came through a hic-cu...

Arsene Wenger refuses to criticise West Ham over performance against Liverpool

They now sit on 69 points with just two games remaining, with fourth-placed Man City on 72 and Liverpool, in third, on 73 - although Jurgen Klopp's men only have one game remaining. "I'm not influenced by that at all, all I can do is give my best. ...

Injury forces McIlroy to turn back on wife

Among those anxious about what results appear in Belfast on Monday will be the European Tour - McIlroy is due to be the marquee player at Wentworth's BMW PGA Championship from 25 May. "It might just be a flare-up of what happened previously and I ...

Guidetti laments 'difficult 48 hours' after horror miss against Manchester United

United and Ajax will now square off in the Europa League final on Wednesday, 24th May at the Friends Arena in Stockholm . Manchester United won the EFL Cup in February after Ibrahimovic's brace secured a 3-2 win against Southampton at Wembley.

Ligue 1: Uefa ban threat hangs over Lyon after semi

Seemingly, an Ajax fan requested him to play "Three little birds", a song in which the club chant to. Ajax are sure to create opportunities on Thursday and it will be up to the 26-year-old to guard the Lyon goal and foil the Dutch giants' chanc...

Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled

Any Yankees fan already knew the answers by heart. "Thank the Good Lord for making Jeter a Yankee", said one. "He was the captain on the field", the 23-year-old Bregman told the Chronicle . "I was speechless", Reddick recalled this week. He added,...

SC to consider plea for suspension of Karnan's sentence

Officials of the guest house feigned ignorance about the whereabouts of the judge who shocked the nation on Monday by sentencing the Chief Justice of India and the seven members of the SC Bench for five years' rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs1,...

Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers outslug Red Sox in 11-7 win

The Brewers are 11 for 19 with runners in scoring position ins the series, and have scored 18 runs in the two games. Brewers counterpart Chase Anderson needed 99 pitches to get through 4 2/3 innings, allowing nine hits and two runs. Mookie Betts...

Record APR Scores For Cal Football, Men's Basketball

Five USC sports teams posted flawless 1,000 April scores, including men's volleyball, women's beach volleyball, women's cross country, women's golf and women's tennis. As a result, the Bears' four-year April averaged moved up to 970, which is 31 poin...

Draisaitl helps Oilers rout Ducks 7-1 to force Game 7

And the Edmonton Oilers proved that in Game 6, time after time until it became seven times as the delirious crowd Rogers Place partied around them. He came in on a break and was hooked from behind by Ducks defenseman Hampus Lindholm. Draisaitl ...

Crosby scores twice, Bonino has winner as Pens beat Caps

Braden Holtby will be the Capitals' starting goaltender in Game 3 against the Penguins, Coach Barry Trotz said. "He's got to be sharper than he was against Toronto". Despite being hooked by Oshie, Cullen slid the puck through the five hole for a shor...

Liverpool target Hernandez passes Real medical

Hernandez's agent, Manuel Garcia Quilon, says that the final decision will lie in the player's own hands. According to Sport , he's close to joining the Catalan giants even though Real Madrid were the first team to insist that they were ready to...

Capitals beat Penguins to stay alive; Senators top Rangers

The Penguins went into the second intermission with a lead having won 37 of 39 games in that spot during the regular season and all six in the playoffs. Washington had 40 shot attempts to Pittsburgh's 21, 18 shots on goal to Pittsburgh's 10. The...

IPL 2017: Kings XI Punjab's Sandeep Sharma fined for showing dissent

Earlier, a century from Hashim Amla and a half-century by Shaun Marsh helped Kings XI Punjab post 189/3. Winning three out of four should be enough to ensure qualification, though that might be a hard task - their last three opponents are the top t...

Former Manchester United coach slams £100m Jose Mourinho target, Chelsea also interested

Everton have identified a potential replacement for Romelu Lukaku who is speculated to be leaving the club this summer. A move to United would see Lukaku reunite with Jose Mourinho - the man who sold him from Chelsea to Everton in 2014.

Blackburn relegated from Championship, Newcastle champions

Blackburn Rovers have dropped into the third tier of English football, despite a valiant 3-1 away win at Brentford on a dramatic final day in the Championship. He said: "Whether the journey for me continues or not, let's see". Elsewhere on the fina...

Wizards' Oubre suspended for Game 4 for knocking over Olynyk

Toronto posted back-to-back 50-win seasons for the first time in franchise history and reached the playoffs for the fourth straight year. But he actually injured at least three teeth, the Celtics said Friday. "That's why we're able to get out in tran...

Cristiano Ronaldo's form isn't down to me: Zinedine Zidane

Monaco hosts Juventus in the first leg of the other semifinal on Wednesday. "We played great, it is not easy to score three goals (against Atletico)", added Zidane. Man of the Match - Cristiano Ronaldo ( Real Madrid ). Cristiano tried to give e...

Judge opens proceedings for Neymar's corruption trial

The alleged "business corruption and fraud" offences relate to Neymar's transfer to Barcelona from Santos in 2013. The transfer has given rise to several investigations in Spain and Brazil. DIS believe it was cheated out of a percentage of thei...

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Cairney rescues Fulham in play-off draw

But Jaap Stam, the Reading manager, was confident that the loss of his captain and central defender will not turn the tie. Reading are 90 minutes from Wembley , 180 minutes ...

Italian Open win allows Sharapova to qualify for Wimbledon

She faces a battle to raise her ranking enough to qualify for the grasscourt grand slam by right and spare organisers the dilemma of whether to award her a wildcard into the main d...

Arsene Wenger refuses to criticise West Ham over performance against Liverpool

They now sit on 69 points with just two games remaining, with fourth-placed Man City on 72 and Liverpool, in third, on 73 - although Jurgen Klopp's men only have one game remain...

Injury forces McIlroy to turn back on wife

Among those anxious about what results appear in Belfast on Monday will be the European Tour - McIlroy is due to be the marquee player at Wentworth's BMW PGA Championship from 25 M...

Guidetti laments 'difficult 48 hours' after horror miss against Manchester United

United and Ajax will now square off in the Europa League final on Wednesday, 24th May at the Friends Arena in Stockholm . Manchester United won the EFL Cup in February after I...

Ligue 1: Uefa ban threat hangs over Lyon after semi

Seemingly, an Ajax fan requested him to play "Three little birds", a song in which the club chant to. Ajax are sure to create opportunities on Thursday and it will be up to the...

Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled

Any Yankees fan already knew the answers by heart. "Thank the Good Lord for making Jeter a Yankee", said one. "He was the captain on the field", the 23-year-old Bregman told the...

SC to consider plea for suspension of Karnan's sentence

Officials of the guest house feigned ignorance about the whereabouts of the judge who shocked the nation on Monday by sentencing the Chief Justice of India and the seven members of...

Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers outslug Red Sox in 11-7 win

The Brewers are 11 for 19 with runners in scoring position ins the series, and have scored 18 runs in the two games. Brewers counterpart Chase Anderson needed 99 pitches to ge...

Record APR Scores For Cal Football, Men's Basketball

Five USC sports teams posted flawless 1,000 April scores, including men's volleyball, women's beach volleyball, women's cross country, women's golf and women's tennis. As a resul...

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Draisaitl helps Oilers rout Ducks 7-1 to force Game 7

And the Edmonton Oilers proved that in Game 6, time after time until it became seven times as the delirious crowd Rogers Place partied around them. He came in on a break and wa...

Crosby scores twice, Bonino has winner as Pens beat Caps

Crosby scores twice, Bonino has winner as Pens beat Caps

Braden Holtby will be the Capitals' starting goaltender in Game 3 against the Penguins, Coach Barry Trotz said. "He's got to be sharper than he was against Toronto". Despite being ...

Liverpool target Hernandez passes Real medical

Hernandez's agent, Manuel Garcia Quilon, says that the final decision will lie in the player's own hands. According to Sport , he's close to joining the Catalan giants even thou...

Capitals beat Penguins to stay alive; Senators top Rangers

The Penguins went into the second intermission with a lead having won 37 of 39 games in that spot during the regular season and all six in the playoffs. Washington had 40 shot a...

IPL 2017: Kings XI Punjab's Sandeep Sharma fined for showing dissent

Earlier, a century from Hashim Amla and a half-century by Shaun Marsh helped Kings XI Punjab post 189/3. Winning three out of four should be enough to ensure qualification, thoug...