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National Football League investigating Giants for possible walkie-talkie violation

The NFL is expected to fine the New York Giants for coach Ben McAdoo's illegal use of a walkie-talkie during last Sunday's 10-7 win at home over the Dallas Cowboys, ESPN.com reports. The Giants did not have a comment. "We've touched base with the...

Fans Will No Longer Have Full Control Over NBA All-Star Voting

Fans will have 50% of the vote, media 25% and players 25%. Fans can submit one ballot each day through NBA.com, the NBA App, Twitter, Facebook and Google Search. The change makes the NBA's system similar to the ones adopted by the National F...

Giants Vs. Lions: Preview and Prediction

And on Sunday it was the Detroit Lions, with a 9-4 record and an MVP candidate in quarterback Matt Stafford, who were kept out of the end zone. If the Giants are going to move one game closer to making a long-awaited return to the playoffs, key pla...

Stanford RB McCaffrey to skip bowl, focus on draft

McCaffrey also was bothered by an injury this season and missed the Cardinals' Oct. 15 game against Notre Dame. Fournette and McCaffrey may wind up taking criticism for their decisions, but it'll be more interesting to see whether this begins a tre...

Waterson announced herself on UFC stage with submission win over VanZant

The fight between Paige VanZant and Michelle Waterson was the main event on Friday in Sacramento, California, according to Fox Sports . Waterson locked in a first round rear-naked choke, scoring the technical submission finish. Now 14-4 in her MMA...

Scoring late goals in Manchester United's DNA - Herrera

The striker has featured in 24 of United's 26 matches this term but shown few ill effects, scoring his 14th goal of the campaign in Wednesday's 2-1 win at Crystal Palace. Jose Mourinho gave the Red Devils a flawless start this season as they won the...

Should the Eagles claim Michael Floyd off waivers?

In five seasons with the Cardinals, Floyd caught 242 passes for 3,739 yards and 23 touchdowns. They've lost Rob Gronkowski for the season and Danny Amendola is injured. Floyd averaged 58.1 yards per game from 2013-15, but his production fell to 34.3 ...

Porsche Cars May Soon Arrive In Non-EA Racing Games

Rumors suggest that Porsche has been all too aware that its exclusive contract locked it out of some of the most beloved of driving games, leaving it critically underrepresented compared to its rival sports auto manufacturers. This supported the ve...

Tannehill hurt as Dolphins beat Cards on late kick, 26-23

The Dolphins' $96 million quarterback was hit low late in the third quarter by Cardinals defensive tackle Calais Campbell and knocked out of the game. Matt Moore will close out the season as the starter. The Dolphins and Cardinals (5-7-1) got of...

Browns highly interested in DE Myles Garrett as possible No. 1 pick

Peppers draws inspiration from his brotherMayfield staying to win a. That means that Browns will be able to pick whoever their scouting department feels is the best player in the 2017 NFL Draft. The Browns have extra flexibility in the first round of...

Michigan to begin recount; legal fight moves to Pennsylvania

On Monday, Jill Stein of the Green Party filed a lawsuit in Pennsylvania seeking a statewide recount of presidential votes in a continuation of her mission to contest the election results in three key voting states. Monday. The recount began Th...

Djokovic, Becker splitting after 3 seasons, 6 major titles

But the six-time grand slam champion ended up guiding Djokovic to the best two years of his career, with the Serbian winning six of eight slams between Wimbledon in 2014 and the French Open this year. Imaz has known Djokovic's younger brother Marko f...

Watson among Heisman finalists

The victor will be announced Saturday, December 10 during a 7 p.m. CT ceremony at the PlayStation Theater in Times Square that will air live on ESPN. For the first 24 years, Clemson never had a finalist reach the Big Apple. He has covered the Wor...

IFA backs sex abuse hotline as footballers speak out

Both the NSPCC and the game's governing body in England, the Football Association (FA), are urging players and others involved in football, from grassroots level to the top-tier English Premier League, to speak up and contact the hotline to get the...

Champions League last-16 draw 2016

That also means that Arsenal will definitely avoid Barcelona, Napoli, Atletico Madrid and Monaco in the last 16. Arsenal outclassed Basel 4-1 to steal the Group A top spot. Going into the sixth and final round of group play, Arsenal and PSG...

Chiefs hold off Raiders 21-13 to take control of AFC West

The sack also gave him one in eight straight games, matching Lance Johnstone for the longest streak in franchise history since sacks became official in 1982. The defense tightened up in the second half especially, with a pair of third-quarter takeawa...

Official draw ceremony for Confederations Cup 2017

Juan Carlos Osorio's team will meet Portugal in their first match of Group A , which takes place in Kazan on Sunday, June 18. With the possible exception of Mexico - which will play off in group A with hosts Russia, Portugal and New Zealand - it...

His Reflexes Aren't The Best - Former Liverpool Striker Criticises Loris Karius

Karius, who looked nervous throughout, spilled Steve Cook's shot for Nathan Aké to convert from close range to complete a remarkable turnaround, as Bournemouth, inspired by their substitute Ryan Fraser, secured their first victory against Liverpool ...

Rob Gronkowski has no plans to retire, wants to look 'super fresh'

This move ends his season, as he will not be able to suit up for the Patriots again even if they make it as far as the Super Bowl. Gronkowski's injury was traced to the big hit he absorbed from Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas on November 13.

Federation Internationale de Football Association boss still wants 48 teams at World Cup

The successor to the disgraced Sepp Blatter had previously floated the idea of having 32 teams going into a play-off round, with the 16 winners joining another 16 sides in the group stage. "I would like to remind you that in the last World Cup , Eng...

Formula One: Rosberg defends 'understandable' Hamilton tactics

The climax was thrilling for fans but galling for Mercedes executives, who believe Hamilton broke their "rules of engagement" to ensure fair play. For all the headlines screaming "anarchy", Lewis Hamilton's public act of defiance against Mercedes i...

Guice runs for LSU-record 285 yards, No. 25 Tigers roll

Orgeron took over head coaching duties from former coach Les Miles when the latter was sacked after LSU's 2-2 start that featured losses to Wisconsin and Auburn. In a brief three-year stint with the Ole Miss Rebels from 2005 to 2007, Orgeron went 1...

Westbrook posts another triple-double, Thompson drains 60 points

Even though he simply goes out and plays his game, Westbrook will have the chance for a sixth straight triple-double and his 11th of the season if he completes the task tonight. He makes the game easier for everybody else. He's not worrying about his...

Southern California meets Penn State in 103rd Rose Bowl

For the sixth time this season, Penn State will enter a game as the underdog in the betting markets. "I think it makes for fabulous TV, that's for sure", USC coach Clay Helton said. The Nittany Lions are ranked fifth and the Trojans are No. 9 in th...

Westbrook first since Jordan with 5 straight triple-doubles

Kanter played scored 17 points and grabbed 10 boards in his 29 minutes. The last time he had played in Oklahoma, he scored 36 points to help the Sooners beat VCU and advance to the Sweet 16. Brandon Jennings added a season-high 19 points and Kristaps...

Murray ends season as No. 1, beats Djokovic at ATP finals

This one was particularly galling as he frequently outplayed the world number one and had a match point in the final-set tiebreak before bowing out after three hours 38 minutes of toe-to-toe combat against the home favourite. Murray's performance ...

McGregor: 'There's no telling what I could do' in boxing

I've got some other boxing opportunities and potential opponents in mind, some previous Floyd opponents". Mayweather's team have already said McGregor would be slapped around by their fighter, but the Irishman explained this was all the boxing le...

Maxwell fined for Wade criticism

Darren Lehmann , the Australian coach, has delivered a blunt message to all-rounder Glenn Maxwell , who revealed he was unhappy about being demoted in the Victorian batting line-up during a Sheffield Shield match last month. This news story is relat...

Madison musician reported safe after fire at Oakland, CA nightclub fire

Officials believe there were between 50 to 100 guests inside at the time . The roof had collapsed onto the second floor and in some spots, the second story had fallen onto the first. The team says the money will go to the Unity Council in the Fruitv...

Verstappen: I would do the same as Lewis

Only the third German world champion since Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel, Rosberg has raced to nine wins this season, only three of which he scored after Hamilton ran into vehicle trouble. But Keke Rosberg, the 1982 world champion who watch...

Beltran reaches deal with Astros, $16M for 1 year

Beltran, who will turn 40 years young this season, batted.295/.337/.513 with 29 home runs for the Yankees and Rangers in 2016, good for a 124 wRC+, or equivalent to George Springer last season. In 2005, Beltran joined the New York Mets , while the A...

NBA Picks: Will the Celtics cover against the exhausted Pistons on Wednesday?

Horford, who scored on a follow shot with 1.3 seconds left to lift the Celtics over the Pistons in their first meeting November 19, missed Monday's 112-104 win in Miami to be with his wife for the birth of their second child. Four of their five start...

After firing Mark Helfrich, Oregon turns to the future

But, it really wasn't until the fourth loss, which ended in a 70-21 score at home against Pac-12 rival, Washington, when topics about Oregon's Head Coach Mark Helfrich's job started to surface. Helfrich is owed an $11.6 million buyout, per USA TODAY...

Andy Murray is strong favourite to win BBC sports award

Atherton recorded a flawless and unbeaten season in the UCI Downhill Mountain Bike World Cup. Gareth Bale (Football) - The Welsh wonder has had another successful year for club and country. Jason Kenny, will be hoping to follow in the footsteps o...

UFC champions join attempt to form fighters association

The group of athletes, along with former Bellator MMA CEO Bjorn Rebney, announced the foundation of the Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association. Although he was purposely short on specifics about the organization - a tactic to avoid revealing too muc...

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Will he or won't he? Nurkic's return still uncertain

He'll also be in L.A., but he also took the time out to say he really he enjoyed playing here even with the losses, which of course surprises us because he's been on some very succ...

Serves as impenetrable wall in Game 1

The Wild outshot the Blues 52-26, literally doubling their counterpart's shot totals, and couldn't find the back of the net on 51 of them. "Well, both games were 2-1", he said af...

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

The team missed out on the playoffs for the fourth straight season. Regardless of any struggles this season, Porzingis is the future of the franchise. Anthony has been one of the...

Canadiens confident goals will come after shutout loss to Rangers in opener

Lundqvist's form since returning from a hip injury, and for large parts of the season has been below his best, and Glass has been enemy number one for man, toiling away in the AHL ...

Watch Tim Tebow smash his second home run of the season

What? You really thought that when Tim Tebow left the National Football League you'd heard the last of him? With the help of Tebow, the Fireflies just won all four games in th...

Marcos Alonso sends Diego Costa warning to Manchester United defenders

But this year, he has been in much better form under new manager Antonio Conte and has already picked up 17 goals in 26 appearances for the Blues. I always say that I am very happy...

Yankees worth big league-high $3.7 billion

For the day, Pineda fanned 11 in his 7-2/3 innings, allowing the two hits and no walks, throwing 93 pitches, 67 for strikes. He was 6-12 a year ago with a 4.82 ERA, but he led the...

Saints pre-season opponents announced

It will mark the fourth consecutive season that New Orleans starts their preseason on the road. Dates and times for all games will be released at a later date. New Orleans then f...

Top NFL prospect Myles Garrett bench presses a reporter

Between the uncertainty regarding quarterbacks, situations like Joe Mixon's, the lack of clarity early behind Myles Garrett at No. 1 and plenty more, it's all been erratic to thi...

The Most Valuable Team in Baseball Didn't Make the Playoffs Last Year

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. Forbes said today it e...

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Sergio's time to shine: Garcia wins first major in Masters playoff

Rose was in trouble from the start with a tee shot that sailed right, leaving him blocked by a Magnolia tree. But Garcia dug deep and produced a clutch par save at the 13th after...

Fewer hurricanes for 2017, but three could be 'major'

Fewer hurricanes for 2017, but three could be 'major'

Colorado State meteorologist Phil Klotzbach said that of the four predicted hurricanes, two should be major hurricanes - category 3, 4 or 5 - with sustained wind speeds of 111 mi...

Leaders Chelsea maintain 7-point gap over Spurs

Leaders Chelsea maintain 7-point gap over Spurs

Chelsea delivered the ideal response to Tottenham Hotspur by winning 3-1 at Bournemouth on Saturday to restore their seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League table. " Ch...

Ledley King delivers verdict after Tottenham win against Watford

Pochettino confirmed the north Londoners' top goalscorer was fit enough to take his place on the bench and was likely to be involved at some stage. The Saints forward has managed...

Kevin Durant set to return vs. Pelicans, won't be on minutes limit

Durant has been sidelined 19 games after suffering a Grade 2 left MCL sprain and tibial bone bruise against the Washington Wizards on February 28. Saturday marks teammate Kevin ...