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Yankees agree to deal with Neil Walker

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Walker is among the victims of a historically slow free agent market and will take a huge cut from the $17.2 million he earned last season, when he accepted a qualifying offer from the New York Mets. While this means that top prospect Gleyber Torres will nearly certainly start the season at Triple-A, he's still the Yankees' second baseman of the future. Read More »

Juventus top Serie A points table after Napoli held by Inter Milan

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Spirits were high following their dramatic Wembley comeback against Tottenham in the Champions League in midweek, and Paulo Dybala opened the scoring when he fizzed a free kick into the top corner in the 20th minute. There was a surprise twist in the battle to avoid the drop as lowly Crotone thumped high-flying Sampdoria 4-1, Marcello Trotta scoring twice. Two victories for Spalletti, Roma-Napoli 1-0 in April 2016 and Napoli-Roma 1-3 in October the same year. Read More »

Australia lead by 41 runs with five wickets left

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A sublime century from AB de Villiers put the Proteas on the path for victory in the second Test in Port Elizabeth with Australia hanging on by their fingertips. This bloke is different gravy. De Villiers said he actually believes that he still needs to prove that he belongs in the Test team. And two South African cricket officials face internal disciplinary procedures after they were photographed smiling with a group of fans who were wearing masks aimed at taunting Australia ... Read More »

Everton says Sigurdsson could be out for 'several weeks'

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Gylfi Sigurdsson will see a specialist on Monday evening after he sustained a knee injury in Everton's Premier League win over Brighton on Saturday. Everton and Iceland midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson will reportedly miss the remainder of the season through injury and is a major fitness doubt for the World Cup finals. Read More »

Dolphins set to release Ndamukong Suh, report says

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Suh, 31, still has more than $53 million remaining on the six-year contract he signed before the 2015 season and would be a $26.1 million cap hit in 2018. After the 2016 season, Suh was named to his only Pro Bowl appearance with the Dolphins. But after agreeing to acquire Robert Quinn and his $11.4 million cap hit via a trade with the Los Angeles Rams, the Dolphins' have an untenable chunk of their salary cap - almost $52 million (!) - along their defensive line. Read More »

Manchester United midfielder Carrick to retire at end of season

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Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick will join the Manchester United coaching staff after confirming he will retire at the end of the season. The 36-year-old has been restricted to four appearances this campaign due to an irregular heart rhythm , which forced him to have surgery in November. Read More »

Adrian Peterson could return to Cardinals after release

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But after a child-abuse suspension in 2014 and a meniscus injury in 2016, he showed major signs of slowing down and the Vikings cut him. Acquired from New Orleans on October 10, Peterson ran for 448 yards - 314 in his first three games - and two touchdowns on 129 carries and had nine catches for 66 yards for the Cardinals. Read More »

Chargers sign CB Hayward to three-year extension

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Hayward took to Twitter on Sunday to react to his contract extension and expressed a lot of excitement for what the future has in store with the Chargers. Hayward earned invitations to the Pro Bowl the past two years, developing into one of the best cornerbacks in the game and earning a pay raise. During the 2016 season when the Chargers were back in San Diego, Hayward led the entire National Football League in interceptions with seven picks for 102 yards and one touchdown, 20 pass ... Read More »

Richard Sherman: I didn't abandon anybody

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The 2017 season was a hard one for the 31-year-old Cromartie, who didn't have an interception and was suspended for one game by then-coach Ben McAdoo for leaving practice without permission. Once the offer was on the table, Sherman called the Seahawks, who released him the day before, to ask if they could match the offer. Sherman at No. Read More »

Top Leipzig star tells Man Utd, Liverpool not to bother chasing him

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The 22-year-old also top-scored for at the Confederations Cup last summer, and is set to lead the line for Germany at the World Cup in Russian Federation this summer. But, the player has now gone on to pledge his future to RB Leipzig , thereby effectively ending Liverpool and Manchester United's pursuit of him. Read More »

Ben Stokes set to miss Lord's Test against India

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The charges relate to an incident which happened in Bristol in the early hours of the morning on September 25 and allegedly resulted in a man suffering a broken eye socket. Two other men also pleaded not guilty in Bristol in the early hours of September 25 after England played the West Indies in the city in southwest England . Read More »

Arsenal silence doubters again, Cech marks a milestone

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In the wake of Watford's win over Arsenal in October's reverse fixture, Deeney suggested that the Gunners lacked a "bit of cojones, a bit of nuts", but it was the Hornets striker who had a hard afternoon this time around as he missed a second-half penalty in a comprehensive defeat. Read More »

Indian Wells Masters: Roger Federer beats Federico Delbonis to enter next round

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After the world number one stormed to the first set over the weekend, rain interrupted play, forcing a delay overnight. "Just struggled also a bit with the health the last couple of weeks". They previously clashed in the final of the Buenos Aires Challenger previous year, with Daniel rallying for a three-set win. "I know how much work I have put into it, and I know what I had to do to get here". Read More »

Yuki Bhambri beats Nicolas Mahut to enter second round in Indian Wells

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Bhambri will play Sam Querrey in the round of 32 after the burly American tamed Mischa Zverev in straights sets on. Bhambri had earlier defeated Nicholas Mahut 7-5, 6-3 in his first round match on Friday. Bhambri played sublime tennis to register a straight sets, 6-4 6-4, victory in a second-round match where not many would've given him a chance. Bhambri registered his straight-sets win in all of 80 minutes. Read More »

Orange to face Arizona State in the NCAA Tournament

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According to Scott Wolfe with the Los Angeles Daily News, it could have been at least part of the reason the school was left out of the NCAA Tournament . The Sun Devils (20-11) began the season as one of the hottest teams in the nation. Arizona pulled away late in the second half for a convincing 75-61 win against USC in the Pac 12 tournament championship on Saturday Night in Las Vegas. Read More »

Sooners Get into NCAA Tournament, Cowboys Left Out

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Thursday in Pittsburgh on CBS. That gave them an advantage over numerous other teams on the bubble. If the Sooners are to win in the first round of the tournament, they will move on to face the victor of the Duke vs. The Oklahoma Sooners have made it into the 2018 NCAA tournament. OU's early season successes included wins at Wichita State and TCU and neutral-site wins over OR and USC. Read More »

Wenger gets boost as Arsenal sink Watford

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Although Arsenal did breeze to the points in the end, they were reliant on goalkeeper Petr Cech who saved Deeney's second-half spot-kick along with several other key stops. Winning the Europa League guarantees qualification for next season's Champions League and, with Arsenal's hopes of achieving that goal via a top-four finish looking bleak, it was no surprise Wenger prioritised the continental competition.With the second leg against Milan looming on Thursday, Wenger rested Aaron Ramsey and ... Read More »

Mohammed Shami's wife Hasin Jahan is ready to take cricketer back

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However, Dhoni didn't say much and he said that he will not speak much on this issue as it is related to Shami's personal life. "But I have received no calls myself". It may be recalled that Jahan had accused Shami last week of attempting to "finish" off. My child's future is also at stake. "I tried to convince him that he should accept his mistake, I have been trying for very long". Read More »

Indian Wells: Williams Sisters Clash At Third Round

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Serena Williams has revealed she would have preferred to play "literally anybody else" as she prepares to face her sister Venus for the 29th time at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells . She joined American upset winners Sachia Vickery , who beat No. 3 seed Garbine Muguruza; 16-year-old wild card Amanda Anisimova , who beat No. 23 seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova; and wild-card teenager Caroline Dolehide, a three-set victor over No. Read More »

Rabada grabs five to rock Australia on day one

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Rabada added a fifth wicket in the same spell as Australia were bowled out for 243 after winning the toss and batting on a green-tinged pitch on an overcast day at St George's Park. Like Amla, Elgar fell to a full delivery which swung late. Four days on, the fallout from Durban and the Warner-de Kock affair continued, with Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland releasing a statement before play started in Port Elizabeth reminding the Australian players they needed to behave. Read More »

Karachi to host West Indies T20I series in April, confirms Sethi

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Karachi will host the this year's final on March 25. Sethi said: "I have been working day and night to conclude an agreement with West Indies which I have just finalised an hour ago". "This is how we intend to bring Karachi back on map of cricket". Sethi said Karachi people should welcome the decision. "Karachi people should welcome this". Read More »

Printable bracket for NCAA Tournament 2018: Make your picks in pen

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Charleston is 51-16 in the past two years. This will be worth the wait. The clock always strikes midnight for Cinderella in March Madness , as the No. MI is a No. 3 seed and will play against Montana at 9:50 p.m. Thursday. Villanova was a No. 1 previous year and has consistently been a high seed under coach Jay Wright. Read More »

Rashford double helps United beat Liverpool 2-1 in EPL

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Moments after the United chief completed his note, David De Gea's long-ball was flicked into the path of Rashford by Lukaku. "In the last few years Manchester United have been more successful than us". - Empire of the Kop (@empireofthekop) March 10, 2018Lovren doing interviews about parking the bus and now he's getting bullied by Lukaku?? Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp claimed the key moment was referee Craig Pawson's failure to award a penalty for United midfielder Marouane ... Read More »

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: Barcelona clash all about our character

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Chelsea travel to Camp Nou having rescued a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge last time out and Conte acknowledges his team will be facing one of the world's best sides. And in the first-half Chelsea were barely obliged to move out of second gear, never mind suffer. He was a bit unlucky. "We are sure of that and have to play another good game on Wednesday". Read More »

Browns Trade Quarterback DeShone Kizer To Green Bay Packers

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Cleveland will get to decide whether or not the pick up the former first-rounder's fifth-year option as Green Bay moves ahead with Davon House and Kevin King . Kizer, in his rookie season, was the team's starting quarterback most of the year. Player reaction also included tons of eyes emojis. . From not being able to properly file paperwork to consummate a trade in October to making three trades in a matter of just hours, the Cleveland Browns left many in the National Football League ... Read More »

Sergio Aguero out for two weeks with knee injury

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City medical staff have carried out further tests and informed Aguero that he will return in around two weeks. City do not have a game next weekend due to Brighton's involvement in the FA Cup and there is then a two-week worldwide break. The club's doctors told me I'll be back with the team in approximately two weeks. "Now it's time for a full recovery!" Aguero has 30 goals in 37 matches this season, and Pep Guardiola 's 2016 talk that the striker could find another level now feel ... Read More »

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: I trust Olivier Giroud, Alvaro Morata

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The Italian praised his all-round contribution after the forward, who has started only 16 out of 29 Premier League games this term, helped halt a run of back-to-back league defeats in Saturday's 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace. "If I have to see a positive aspect about his injury, he had a lot of time to metabolise the bad performance against Watford", Conte said of Bakayoko. Read More »

Browns give up on DeShone Kizer after hard rookie season

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Kizer was the No. 52 overall pick in the draft by Cleveland previous year. But after that September dust-up, Randall played the rest of the season as Dom Capers' best cornerback in a secondary that was already razor-thin at the position. He also played his best game against the Packers-another one of those dual-team connections-a game the Browns realistically should have won. Last we checked, Green Bay still employs Aaron Rodgers . Read More »

Greek football match stopped after team owner invades pitch with a gun

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PAOK's owner, businessman Ivan Savvidis, came on the field twice and was accompanied by bodyguards. AEK officials claimed Savvidis threatened the referee during his first foray onto the pitch, before being pulled away. "Right now we are leaving the stadium escorted by the police", Jimenez is quoted as saying by Onda Cero. However, referee Kominis later awarded Valera his goal - giving PAOK a 1-0 win. Read More »