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Conte defends Costa after striker's goalless run extends in Bournemouth win

What's amusing for us is the fervor with which they pin their hopes to Spurs just twelve months after gleefully dancing on their graves as Leicester City confir...


Russell Westbrook Notches 42nd Triple-Double, Breaking Oscar Robertson's Record

The game between Denver Nuggets and Oklahoma City Thunder started late due to multiple games scheduled for today. In the past week, Westbrook etched his nam...


Senators remain "pretty calm" ahead of Game 3 against Bruins in Boston

Krejci said it was disappointing to sit out the start of the series . But the only score that matters to both teams is the one on the scoreboard after the fi...


Bozak's OT goal gives Maple Leafs series lead over Capitals

It speaks to how rare playoff games in Toronto have been recently that it was only 10 Maple Leafs playoff games ago that Tucker leveled Sami Kapanen in the fina...


Leonard's 37 points lead Spurs by Grizzlies 96-82

The NBA has scheduled seven games in this first round playoffs. Steals and blocked shots hampered any chance the Grizzlies had of pulling off an upset in San A...


Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in his prison cell

He also tried to block his cell door from the inside by jamming items in the door. On Friday, Hernandez broke down in court as he was found not guilty of th...


Seagulls soar to premier league

Derby held on for the point, which confirmed Brightons promotion to the top flight of English football for the first time in 34 years. Dunk lost his shorts an...


Buccaneers favorite for HBO's "Hard Knocks" series

They've also gone a collective 19-24 SU and 15-24 ATS in the preseason with the HBO cameras rolling. The other six potential " Hard Knocks " teams are the Chi...


New York Rangers Look to Even the Score Against Montreal

And now their series against Montreal is even. The Montreal Canadiens had too many men on the ice when Torrey Mitchell scored a attractive first-period goa...


Torino want Joe Hart on loan for another season

There was a story we assumed was rubbish in a tabloid this morning, linking Manchester City owned stopper Joe Hart to Liverpool, but it's now been confirmed a...


Rockets overcome Westbrook's 51, take 2-0 lead over Thunder

The Wizards, Rockets and Warriors will all aim to take 2-0 leads in their respective series on Wednesday night, when those first-round matchups resume. KEEP AN ...


Cristiano Ronaldo reaches milestone but says Champions League tie remains open

Real Madrid punished Bayern's wastefulness after the restart when Christian Ronaldo restored parity after volleying home a cross from Daniel Carvajal with two m...


Kassian and Oilers run over Sharks

It was a half-breakaway. "If we turn over pucks continuously or get caught cheating on wrong sides it presents challenges", Sharks captain Joe Pavelski said...


Tom Brady Skipping White House Visit

Among the athletes not in attendance was quarterback Tom Brady, who announced Wednesday morning that he would be absent for " family matters ". In addition to...


Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London, gets bail

And lastly, the magistrate chose to grant him bail instead of remanding him in custody on a bond of £650,000. SBI and other creditors have demanded that Mallya ...


Oilers defencemen stepping up in first-round playoff series with Sharks

The San Jose Sharks are tied in the first round of the NHL Playoffs with the Edmonton Oilers at one game a piece. His two points have been on special teams, wit...


Both Showtime, HBO to air Joshua-Klitschko

Joshua, the current IBF title holder, is 18 fights unbeaten since turning pro in 2013, and had this to say to Fury. Permission to use quotations from this artic...


Chiefs-Patriots likely to open National Football League season

Branch is one of six Patriots players who publicly have said they will attend the Patriots' White House visit, which is set for Wednesday afternoon. The Atlan...


Ancelotti blames poor refereeing for Champions League defeat

As for Bayern, Robert Lewandowski was back in the team after recovering from a shoulder problem, while Mats Hummels's return from an ankle injury came at the fl...


Mourinho hails Herrera and Darmian after sinking Chelsea

Asmir Begovic is convinced that Premier League leader Chelsea can bounce back from Sunday's disappointing 2-0 defeat at Manchester United. Chelsea's Apr...


Gameiro trains on eve of Leicester clash

Griezmann was clipped by defender Marc Albrighton but the striker appeared to be just outside the penalty area when contact was made. Leicester City will be h...


Durant shines in Golden State playoff debut in Game 1 win

The Golden State Warriors will be down an MVP and two more rotation players when they host the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 2 of the Western Conference play...


LeBron out for Cavs' regular-season finale vs. Raptors

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (2) shoots against Indiana Pacers' Lavoy Allen (5) in the first half in Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff serie...


Ronaldo at his best again in key moment of the season

Bayern were knocked out of the competition at the quarter-final stage with a 3-6 aggregate loss. Bayern, the 2013 Champions League victor, had made it at leas...


No regular starters, no problem for Hawks against Cavs

What's not great news is Boston's struggles over the last two games against legit playoff teams, issues that are resurfacing at the worst possible time of the...


UFC 210: Cormier Dramatically Makes Weight

A minute afterward at the deadline, Johnson weighed at 203.8 pounds. Jones even accused Cormier of cheating the scales at his controversial weigh-in , a stat...


Dortmund coach says Marc Bartra could return in 4 weeks

File picture shows Borussia Dortmund fans looking on as a message is displayed in support of Borussia Dortmund's Marc Bartra in Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund...


Barcelona in tricky position to produce another comeback

And since the Champions League's inception, Juventus have never lost in the knockout stages by a scoreline that Barcelona require to steal the tie. Nor are ...


Rajon Rondo persists through hard season

The Bulls and Celtics don't square off again until Friday, but here's three takeaways from Game 2 to tide you over until then. With having gone through that a...


Blazers need more than just Lillard, McCollum vs Warriors

Game 2 of the best-of-seven series is Wednesday night at Oracle Arena. One of the many reasons why Golden State is such a heavy favorite over Portland is beca...


Amick: Kevin Durant "Probably Closer to Doubtful"

While Kerr said there was reason for "concern", he also noted that, at the very worse, he expected Durant back in the lineup at some point during the series, ju...


GAME STORY: Sharks 7, Oilers 0 - Game 4

San Jose has not scored since Melker Karlsson's overtime victor in the opener. He skated briefly and left early, along with defenseman Brent Burns and Pavels...


Monaco Humble Dortmund 3-1 To Advance In Champions League

The players will also be desperate to do it for a man who will not be on the pitch with them. Monaco got past Fenerbahce and then beat Spanish side Villarreal t...


Patriots visit White House

About three dozen Patriots players attended the ceremony, which was overshadowed by the apparent suicide early Wednesday of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hern...


Anthony Johnson to Seek Legal Action For Daniel Cormier Weigh-in Controversy

Jones criticized Cormier of using a "dirty" tactic, accusing Cormier of trying to balance out his weight. They then questioned a silent Johnson in the break as ...