Kyle Lowry will be game-time decision after missing shootaround

It's reminiscent, he said, of last season's Eastern Conference finals when the Raptors were routed in the first two games to Cleveland and were all but written off before rebounding to win two games at home. Since acquiring Serge Ibaka and P.J. T... More..

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Jay Cutler to join Fox broadcasting team for NFL games
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Jay Cutler to join Fox broadcasting team for NFL games

Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has lined up a new job, after being released from the team earlier this year. The former Chicago Bears quarterback, who has received little interest from teams (a...More..

Carolina Panthers sign draft picks WR Curtis Samuel, DE Daeshon Hall
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Carolina Panthers sign draft picks WR Curtis Samuel, DE Daeshon Hall

The Carolina Panthers signed three rookies, including first-round selection running back Christian McCaffrey , to contracts on Thursday. "So maybe sometimes it turns into just a four-yard gain". But last seaso...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

5 things to know about Kentucky Derby favorite Classic Empire

Classic Empire restored Casse's confidence in him by delivering a half-length victory in the Arkansas Derby in mid-April. So which horses do you take? "But, every year, it's just as exciting, and the nerves a...More..

Sulley Muntari ban for racism protest overturned by Italian FA
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Sulley Muntari ban for racism protest overturned by Italian FA

On Monday, the United Nations High Commissioner for Civil rights, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, applauded Muntari for his reaction during Cagliari's 1-0 win. "This is an important victory to send a message that ther...More..

LeBron passes Abdul-Jabbar for No. 2 on playoff scoring list
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

LeBron passes Abdul-Jabbar for No. 2 on playoff scoring list

LeBron James is in a bit of a brewhaha over his beer-bottle grab. James has been soaring up a variety of scoring lists all season. "The man averaged a triple-double in The Finals [last year], so I don't thi...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Back home, Preds eager to rebound off 1st postseason loss

In Game 3, the Blues got dominated in risky shots, giving up 24 high and mid danger shots, 25% more than their prior Round 2 average and nearly 50% more than their regular season and Round 1 averages. A pair ...More..

Spurs will take title race down to the wire - Chelsea's Matic
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Spurs will take title race down to the wire - Chelsea's Matic

Arsenal's Arsène Wenger played down the significance of Spurs finishing above them in the table. "When I say about wanting to be part of something special, I mean winning trophies". But 5/2 on for a Tott...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Indians put Kluber on 10-day DL with back issue

He was removed from his Tuesday start against the Detroit Tigers after three innings, surrendering five runs, one walk and seven hits. No. 9 hitter Jose Iglesias drew a one-out walk, and Ian Kinsler singled...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Wizards forward Oubre ejected for bowling over Olynyk

Oubre was given a flagrant foul 2 and ejected from the game. It's been a physical series and Oubre's ejection came minutes after Washington's Ian Mahinmi and and Boston's Jonas Jerebko almost went at it after...More..

Alabama gives Saban 3-year extension, $4M signing bonus
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Alabama gives Saban 3-year extension, $4M signing bonus

Chris Collins got Brad Underwood money, around $3 million a year, to tick past the new IL basketball coach. The new deal is a three-year extension on his current contract that will run through 2024. "I don't th...More..

Retired NFL QB Romo vying to qualify for 2017 U.S. Open
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Retired NFL QB Romo vying to qualify for 2017 U.S. Open

Not in a convivial round with friends, but as one of nearly 9,500 dreamers attempting to qualify for the golf season's second Major, which begins June 15 in Erin, Wisconsin. Back on April 1st, a couple days bef...More..

Matt Barnes ejected for throwing at Manny Machado despite foul ball call
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Matt Barnes ejected for throwing at Manny Machado despite foul ball call

The Orioles visit Fenway for a four-game series next week, May 1-4. "They look at it through [Red Sox glasses]". Following anger at Baltimroe third baseman Manny Machado's slide into Boston second baseman D...More..

Thomas scores 33, Celtics beat Bulls 104-95 to tie series
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Thomas scores 33, Celtics beat Bulls 104-95 to tie series

But with how odd this series has been, you never know what could happen. The Bulls then made a third-quarter push for the second consecutive game, but they fell short again, leaving the home team winless in t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Happy hour: LeBron scores 35, grabs beer as Cavs top Raptors

The Raps can not sleep walk against LeBron James and the Cavs and hope to advance to the Eastern Conference Final like they managed to do versus Milwaukee in round one. The Cavs led 30-18 after one quarter, pu...More..

Orioles Head To Boston For Four-Game Set
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Orioles Head To Boston For Four-Game Set

Manny Machado slugged a long home run out of Fenway Park, drove in two runs and made three solid plays at third base in his first game against Boston since a dustup with the Red Sox just over a week ago, ca...More..

Spurs title chase to go down to the wire
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Spurs title chase to go down to the wire

Kane admits that he and his team have no power to control Chelsea's proceedings and he says all they can do right now is to focus on the job in hand so that if the chance comes they can be ready to pounce. But ...More..

Blue Jays activate RHP Sanchez off 10-day DL
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Blue Jays activate RHP Sanchez off 10-day DL

Plenty of pop and pitching. Their 7-1 win in the teams' first meeting of 2017 pushed Toronto's record to 26-13 against NY since the start of the 2015 season. Bird then banged into an inning-ending double play...More..

Predators take 2-1 series lead, beating St. Louis Blues 3-1
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Predators take 2-1 series lead, beating St. Louis Blues 3-1

Louis Blues and Nashville Predators. Two occurred in the first 8 1/2 minutes of the second period when Nashville buzzed their zone at will. Here are your St. May be this match give them some opportunity to...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Rangers Dump Senators 4-1

Mats Zuccarello scored the first of four consecutive Rangers goals as NY rolled to a 4-1 victory against the Ottawa Senators in Game 3 of their second-round series at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night. L...More..

Cavs cruise in series opener as Spurs are thrashed
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Cavs cruise in series opener as Spurs are thrashed

LeBron seems to play any position he wants. So the way you kind of manoeuvre and match around him is so important. Jones said he believed the referees were on high alert after Powell made contact with Kevin ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Tyson Fury says yes to heavyweight title fight with Anthony Joshua

Vitali Klitschko , the former champion and mayor of Kiev, will be in his brother's corner for the fight. He was all over the Ukrainian and dropped him with a left hook, but Klitschko got up only to take even...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Blue Jackets beat Penguins 5-4 to avoid sweep

The Blue Jackets were lucky to get out of the last few minutes of the period without another score from the swarming Penguins. Asked about his young wingers keeping up with him, Crosby, the Rocket Richard Trop...More..

Klopp demands focus as Liverpool edge closer to top-four finish
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Klopp demands focus as Liverpool edge closer to top-four finish

It fell to the brilliance of Emre Can to seal victory in Hertfordshire, but speaking after the game, Carragher highlighted Lallana's performance as indicative of his growing influence. "It was not easy for anyo...More..

Bengals select RB Joe Mixon with No. 48 overall pick
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Bengals select RB Joe Mixon with No. 48 overall pick

The choice of Mixon created a stir. The editorial urged fans to stop buying Bengals tickets and instead donate the money to organizations that work to prevent violence against women. Whatever he said to the B...More..