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Club icon says his star teammate will be joining Everton this summer Club icon says his star teammate will be joining Everton this summer
- August 03, 2017

With Everton so far unwilling to match Swansea's valuation, there have been reports Ronald Koeman's side will offer cash and include England Under-20 right-back Callum Connolly as a makeweight in the operation. "He [Sigurdsson] will not play against Sampdoria on Saturday". There were suggestions that Everton were preparing to include young defender Calum Connolly in their third offer for Sigurdsson, and Clement did not seem averse to the prospect of such a deal. (more...)
MJ Still Ranks Kobe Over LeBron, You Agree? MJ Still Ranks Kobe Over LeBron, You Agree?
- August 03, 2017

LeBron won three - although he's been to seven Finals". Michael Jordan says he would rank LeBron James (l.) lower than Kobe Bryant (r.). James has won two more championships since that interview. Jordan won six championships during his illustrious career, and although he was the featured player on all of those teams, he received plenty of help from the likes of Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman and others. (more...)
"He Flipped Into The Bullpen!" - Baseball Star Makes A Gravity-Defying Catch
- August 03, 2017

Betts singled home two runs in the second inning and another in the fourth. So which Cleveland center fielder made the better catch? Running towards the Red Sox bullpen in the backfield, Jackson jumped up onto the back wall to catch the ball, but the impact flipped him into the opposition's area, on front of the home fans. (more...)
Former Florida DL Dominique Easley suffers 'serious' knee injury in training camp Former Florida DL Dominique Easley suffers 'serious' knee injury in training camp
- August 03, 2017

He tore the ACL in each of his knees in college at Florida and also saw a knee injury cut short his rookie season in 2014 with the New England Patriots . Nose tackle Michael Brockers is healthy, but All-Pro lineman Aaron Donald hasn't reported to camp while locked in contract negotiations with the club. (more...)
Ravens Team Owner Reportedly Against Signing Colin Kaepernick Ravens Team Owner Reportedly Against Signing Colin Kaepernick
- August 03, 2017

And he isn't the only owner doing so. Some members of the Ravens support the plan to sign Kaepernick , who became controversial due to his kneeling during the playing of the national anthem as a sign of protest against social injustice in the country. (more...)
Former OU WR Sterling Shepard suffers apparent leg injury Former OU WR Sterling Shepard suffers apparent leg injury
- August 03, 2017

McAdoo would not describe it as a high or low ankle sprain. The article states that the NFL Network has said "that doctors were examining his left ankle". Counting Shepard and the aforementioned Beckham Jr., Lewis and Marshall, the Giants now have 12 wide receivers on the roster. The team will be hoping for a better result next year with their acquired offensive weapons. (more...)
Puma Presents Usain Bolt's Legacy Spikes Ahead Of His Last Race Puma Presents Usain Bolt's Legacy Spikes Ahead Of His Last Race
- August 03, 2017

Athletics has been mired by doping over the years, and track and field's governing body, the IAAF, has been on the back foot over widespread state-sponsored doping in Russian Federation. Cape Town: Usain Bolt's farewell will be the major narrative at the world championships but South African speedster Wayde van Niekerk's bid for the 200m and 400m double could steal some of his spotlight. (more...)
Steph Curry trades hardwood for greens at Ellie Mae Classic golf tournament Steph Curry trades hardwood for greens at Ellie Mae Classic golf tournament
- August 02, 2017

After Harrison Barnes got married in Rhode Island over the weekend, Curry decided he wanted to party a little more. Gathering his senses, he then amended his outlook. "If that's the case, it allows me to have a job". It was almost certain that Ian Clark would move on from the Warriors this offseason. "Wes told me that like every course, there's a tee box, a fairway, there's a green and you're usually going to make some birdies", Curry said. (more...)
Inter Kick Off Contract Talks With Manchester United Target Ivan Perisic Inter Kick Off Contract Talks With Manchester United Target Ivan Perisic
- August 02, 2017

The ex-Tottenham forward has always been linked with a move to Old Trafford. The Nerazzurri have knocked back several offers from the Red Devils and their demand to receive Anthony Martial on loan as part of a deal finally forced Manchester United to look for other options. (more...)
Aston Villa still have real status, says Steve Bruce Aston Villa still have real status, says Steve Bruce
- August 02, 2017

If not, what are you going to take from there? "I am very grateful I have got it and the ambition is very clear to me". Saunders said : "Forget Lukaku going to Manchester United - Villa signing John Terry on a free is the deal of the summer". (more...)
Los Angeles to host 2028 Summer Games - Olympic officials Los Angeles to host 2028 Summer Games - Olympic officials
- August 02, 2017

With Los Angeles taking 2028, Paris is now set to host the 2024 Olympics. The arrangement would make LA a three-time Olympic city, having already hosted the 1932 and 1984 Games. But the possibility that Los Angeles would abandon a 2024 bid and instead accept the 2028 Games has been growing since the International Olympic Committee decided in July that in an unprecedented move it would attempt to award both Games at its Lima meeting. (more...)
State funeral to be held for SBS football legend Les Murray State funeral to be held for SBS football legend Les Murray
- August 02, 2017

Born "László Ürge" in Hungary before emigrating to Australia as a young boy and refugee, he made it his life's work to bring the passion of Europe to Australian football . He was a member of the FIFA Ethics Committee. Michael Ebeid, CEO of SBS , revealed the death of Murray just minutes ago via Twitter. In the wake of the news, colleagues and football lovers tweeted condolences to the Les Murray family. (more...)
Los Angeles to host 2028 Olympics, says report Los Angeles to host 2028 Olympics, says report
- August 02, 2017

The report comes Monday after the Los Angeles Times spoke to a source close to the negotiation, and an announcement is expected later in the day. An official designation of Paris for the 2024 Games has yet to be announced. "We have two excellent candidates from two major Olympic countries". The last time the Summer Olympics was in the US was 1996, and it's been working to bring it back ever since. (more...)
Manager first says Chelsea will complete striker transfer but then backtracks immediately Manager first says Chelsea will complete striker transfer but then backtracks immediately
- August 02, 2017

Chelsea are said to be holding out for £50million for the striker who scored 20 Premier League goals last season for the Blues. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte informed the 28-year-old via text message that he was no longer in his plans for this season. (more...)
League considering working with NFLPA on marijuana study League considering working with NFLPA on marijuana study
- August 02, 2017

But for how much longer? The way in which the National Football League (NFL) addresses the physical pain that athletes deal with has come under fire in recent years, with former players such as Eugene Monroe and Kyle Turley being among those who prefer the use of marijuana as opposed to the opiates generally prescribed by team doctors. (more...)
Manchester United to feature Tinder on shirt sleeve in £12m deal Manchester United to feature Tinder on shirt sleeve in £12m deal
- August 02, 2017

This comes after the Football Association gave the go-ahead to a sponsor on the left sleeve of the team's jersey replacing the Premier League logo that used to be there on both the sleeves earlier. According to the Daily Mail that a £12million offer is on the table from Tinder , who began their foray into sport last season. United are looking to swipe their first Premier League title since 2013 in the coming season, with their first match being at home to Leicester City next weekend. (more...)
LA Filled With Rich Diversity, Likely To Receive 2028 Olympic Bid LA Filled With Rich Diversity, Likely To Receive 2028 Olympic Bid
- August 02, 2017

Paris in 2024 and Los Angeles in 2028 are now due to be rubber-stamped at the IOC Session in Lima on September 13. Paris and Los Angeles were the remaining bidders for 2024, after other potential host cities for 2024 - including Budapest, Hamburg, Boston and Rome - withdrew citing cost concerns. (more...)
Liverpool cruise to preseason win away to Bayern Munich in Audi Cup
- August 02, 2017

Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen. Liverpool will hope the diagnosis is not serious and will be buoyed by the forward's insistence afterwards that "it's nothing serious". Sturridge may not be in Jürgen Klopp's starting plans but, as he illustrated again, he has a role to play . "That's exactly what PSG did with Barcelona and Verratti". (more...)
Drinkwater odds-on to stay with Leicester Drinkwater odds-on to stay with Leicester
- August 02, 2017

The most recent player to have left Leicester City for Chelsea is N'Golo Kante, who departed past year for a hefty £30 million - we all know what happened next. According to Sky Sports , the Premier League champions have made Drinkwater one of their midfield targets as they look to raid the Foxes for the second time in two summers. (more...)
Fully confident and ready to go Fully confident and ready to go
- August 02, 2017

Its athletics team was barred from last summer's Rio Olympics and will also miss the World Championships. " Usain Bolt is a genius". A loss in his going-away party? But the 28-year-old revealed today will not be able to play any part in this month's World Championships due to a leg injury. (more...)