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Jon Lester is working on a very unusual throw to the bases

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On Sunday, Lester showed a new method he's working on - bouncing the ball to first like a bounce pass in basketball. Lester has struggled with throwing to bases for years, but the three-time World Series victor remains one of the game's most effective pitchers. Read More »

Shahzad suspended for two matches

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Raza was for the second time in a row the man-of-the-match for his 60 runs and three wickets. Upset with himself, Shahzad slammed his bat hard onto the adjacent pitch, leaving behind a noticeable divot as a result. Accordingly, Shahzad will miss the matches against Hong Kong and Nepal on March 8 and 10 respectively. While Taylor, who showed dissent after Chettithody Shamsuddin, the umpire, turned down a leg before appeal, was fined 15 percent of his match fee and received one demerit point, ... Read More »

10 takeaways from the NFL Scouting Combine

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You have guys dominating the National Football League right now in Aaron Donald , Geno Atkins, Fletcher Cox that have been working on interior guys. I didn't feel like I needed to stop, so. "I was given an opportunity and my inner gut was telling me that I was ready for it". Roquan Smith (Georgia) only ran his first forty and ended up pulling something. Read More »

Star KU player will not play in Big 12 Tournament

His injury means Mitch Lightfoot , a 6-8 sophomore, and Silvio De Sousa , a freshman, will have to carry a bigger load - both on offense and defense - for the Jayhawks. The Jayhawks come into the Big 12 Tournament after securing the Big 12 regular-season title for a 14th season in a row and a slew of postseason awards. Read More »

Melrose's £7bn takeover of GKN should be blocked, say MPs

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Melrose has since taken its bid to buy GKN hostile, trying to convince shareholders the company would benefit from becoming part of an enlarged United Kingdom "industrial powerhouse". Yesterday's select committee session was called amid growing fears that a takeover of GKN could lead to the loss of jobs, damage British industry and the country's industrial strategy, and even put national security at risk. Read More »

National emergency in Sri Lanka hours before India start T20 tri-series

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The Lankans did well to restrict India to 174 runs, and then chased down the target with utmost ease, courtesy Kusal Perera's 66-run innings. In the first match of the tri-nation series, while Indian failed to make a mark, Sri Lanka team impressed their audience as the achieved the target of 175 runs easily. Read More »

Oakland defeated in close game to Cleveland State - Recap, Box score

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Granted, CSU still faces considerable odds in its unlikely quest to play in its first NCAA tournament since 2009, but the Vikings' chances are obviously a heck of a lot better than they were just four days earlier. The Raiders gradually pulled away in the final eight minutes of the first half as the Vikings went scoreless for five minutes. Lexi Smith scored 14 points for No. Read More »

Paralympics: North Korea delegation arrives in Pyeongchang

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According to the news agency Yonhap, the chairman of the central committee of the North Korean Federation for the Protection of the Disabled expressed warm greetings to South Korea and to all the athletes. The 2 Koreas are discussing having their athletes march together under a flag representing the Korean Peninsula at the games' opening ceremony, just as their Olympians did last month. Read More »

United legend backs Liverpool for Champions League glory

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Liverpool will discover their quarter-final opponents when the draw is made on 16 March (11:00 GMT). They return as the competition's top scorers this season with 28 goals and will be feared by the other qualifiers. It marked the first time since 2008-09 that Liverpool have reached the Champions League quarter finals. PSG's wait to win Europe's most-prized trophy goes on, despite the hundreds of millions of dollars spent since Qatar Sports Investments bought the French club in 2011. Read More »

Memphis Tigers Looking At Penny Hardaway To Replace Tubby Smith

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Memphis is considering firing head coach Tubby Smith and bringing in hometown icon Penny Hardaway to replace him, CBS Sports reports. Hardaway is "actively preparing to be a college coach" and has already started identifying possible future staff members, including Larry Brown who would serve as an assistant on Penny's staff, according to CBS Sports. Read More »

Douglas' QB hid with recruiters during the shooting

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Tyler Goodman, a quarterback from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, chose to play his college football at Division-III Nichols College just outside of Boston after bonding with two coaches who were with him during the February shooting at the Parkland, Fla. Read More »

Arsenal stopper Shkodran Mustafi reacts to Brighton loss

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It looks worse every time you see it and the fact that he didn't get a card is truly hard to believe. "They damaged our tradition and now we are stuck to playing through the middle as against wing play ". Speaking in Wednesday's press conference ahead of the first-leg against AC Milan at the San Siro on Thursday, Wenger said when asked if he felt he had to win the Europa League: "Yes, it makes me think about last year but last year we made 75 points in the Premier League but missed out ... Read More »

NASCAR penalizes Kevin Harvick's team for rear window issue

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Since Harvick also won at Atlanta, this "encumbered" penalty won't keep him out of the playoffs, but it does drop him from 13 playoff points to six and just one ahead of Daytona 500 victor Austin Dillon. SHR does have the option to appeal the penalty. The vehicle was also found to have an unapproved right-side rocker panel extension. The anomaly with his auto was discussed during the race by Chase Elliott and crew chief Alan Gustafson on the radio. Read More »

Economic adviser quits as Trump steps up threats

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Europe must resist the temptation to give tit for tat in a trade dispute with the United States, the head of Germany's BGA trade association said on Wednesday after U.S. Her move followed the departures of chief of staff Reince Priebus, national security advisor Michael Flynn, and others. Caterpillar was down as much as 2% in trading Wednesday morning, and down 8% for the week. Read More »

Champions League Last 16 Second Legs: Betting Odds & Offers

Following some exciting weekend action in top football leagues, Champions League football returns in midweek as eight teams are vying for four places in the 2017/2018 quarter-finals. If you are in the draw (at this stage) then you can not be afraid of anyone. "I think it was OK, we did our job and we are through the round. I think we are a team who will cause problems to others". Read More »

Shubhankar Sharma accepts special Masters invitation

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The 2018 Tournament will mark the 82nd playing of the Masters and is scheduled for April 2 to 8. "It's every golfer s dream to play in the Masters, and I'm no exception", he said. People were cheering me on. "I'm very happy. I got the call yesterday after I landed", he said. "It would be great if I am paired with Tiger (Woods)". Read More »

Patriots release former Packers tight end Martellus Bennett

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He is coming off a hard 2017 season that saw his time with the Green Bay Packers come to an abrupt end after his displeasure with his role within the offense how he was being handled with his health. "To everyone that has poured themselves and time into my life and career". Once the offseason started, the Packers tried to get Bennett's signing bonus money back through arbitration, but that move failed in February, when an arbitrator ruled that he was allowed to keep his entire $6.2 ... Read More »

Texas one of last four teams in NCAA Tournament — ESPN's Joe Lunardi

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No. 6 Oregon; No. 10 Oregon State vs. Everyone else is firmly on the bubble. True March Madness starts a week early for Big 12 teams. Half are rated between 10th and 20th. Almost all of them are desperate to increase their tournament standing. The Longhorns have won three of five, including Saturday's overtime thriller over West Virginia to help solidify its case for the tournament. Read More »

Man United to offer De Gea insane new wages

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The Spaniard has been repeatedly linked with a switch to the Bernabeu, with widespread reports claiming that Real president Florentino Perez is looking for a new number one. But according to Yahoo Sport , United have not approached De Gea and the 27-year-old is still waiting for an offer from the club. Meanwhile, Madrid have endured a disappointing domestic campaign and could replace Costa Rica worldwide Keylor Navas in the No. Read More »

Dayton Plan For Improving Security At Schools

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The House Education Finance Committee took up two school safety bills Tuesday but did not vote on either one. He's asking for over $20 million to help with school safety. Dayton said he opted not to include legislation that could prevent the rest of the plan from moving forward. He said he wants to work with both DFL and GOP lawmakers on enacting changes to school security. Read More »

Rams trade LB Alec Ogletree to the Giants for two draft picks

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The Rams will send a 2019 seventh-round pick to NY. In addition to picking up the veteran linebacker, NY acquired a 2019 seventh-round pick from Los Angeles. It's a surprise, since the Rams had just extended Ogletree in October. Last season, they were one of the worst defenses at covering athletic tight ends. Read More »

Manchester City's Benjamin Mendy returns to training after 6-month absence

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Guardiola is expected to continue to wear the yellow ribbon when he can - in other words pre- and post-match. "You should always try to play in a serious way. "The club has invested a lot of money to win the Champions League , so hopefully it is our year". 49 - Gianluigi Buffon is one clean sheet away from his 50th in the Champions League . Read More »

Wenger confirms knee ligament damage for Bellerin

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Battered by a wretched run of eight defeats in 13 games, Arsenal were outclassed by Manchester City in the League Cup final and saw their FA Cup defence ruined with a shock defeat at second-tier Nottingham Forest. "Back in the day, you knew you were going to be in for a tough game". But it's as well a good opportunity, what you want is to show that you have the quality and the strength, and you can only show that when it's hard. Read More »

Trailer for Tom vs. Time episode 6

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Episode six chronicles Brady's life immediately after the Patriots' 41-33 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on February 4 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. According to the episode description, the upcoming video will "follow Tom on his wild ride through the playoffs - and watch as he deals with the emotional fallout from losing a tough game on the biggest stage". Read More »

Seahawks Trade Defensive End Michael Bennett To Eagles

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This move has also opened up an opportunity for the Eagles to sort out their own dilemma involving veteran defensive end Vinny Curry , who is set to enter the third year of his five-year, $47.2 million deal. If the Eagles trade Curry, they will save $5 million in salary cap space. The Seahawks were expected to move on from Bennett before March 18 when he was due a $3 million roster bonus. Read More »

Liverpool and Real Madrid Into Champions League Last Eight

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With a crunch Premier League clash against arch-rivals Manchester United on Saturday, some supporters were delighted to see vital players like Salah, Virgil Van Dijk, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Andrew Robertson given a break. Now, a member of European soccer's royalty can look forward to the draw for the quarterfinals on March 16. Klopp was equally as pleased with his side's performance, telling the club website at the full-time whistle: 'We're satisfied and it's already good. Read More »

Serena Williams set for 1st-round match at Indian Wells

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In fact, Williams could make a good living out just of playing exhibition events like the Tiebreak 10s at MSG. "She knows how to play", Venus said at the Tie Break Tens Tournament in Madison Square Garden, via ABC . Navratilova though does not expect Williams to win at Indian Wells but is assertive that she can triumph in Miami. "I think she's only going to come out when she's at 100 per cent". Read More »

Kawhi Leonard denies treatment causing friction with Spurs

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Among other soundbites, according to Michael C. Wright of ESPN.com , Leonard said he does not have a set date in mind to return. "This has been hard for everyone", Buford told ESPN. "The guys have been doing it all season", Leonard said. "What's really odd is that Tony Parker has the same injury, but even worse", Popovich told reporters. Read More »

Richard Sherman telling teammates goodbye, report says

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Yes, there are some concerns over Sherman's status for 2018 after suffering a ruptured Achilles tendon, but also keep in mind that just last month, his recovery appeared to be ahead of schedule. With him recovering from a second minor surgery to fix his Achilles tendon, there is no certainty that he will return to being the same player he was prior to the injury. Read More »