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Zion Williamson wins McDonald All-American Dunk Contest


Winder-Barrow (Ga.) forward Olivia Nelson-Ododa, a CT signee, turned in a flawless score in the first round on her one-handed cock-back dunk that sent the crowd into a state of pandemonium. Williamson's next slam was his most powerful. In the first round, Nelson-Ododa ran up to the basket and put down a one-handed dunk on her first try. Read More »

Man City star 'feared season was over' after rollocking from Pep


Sterling said: 'He makes everyone do the simple stuff. "Trust me, I think you'll definitely see a better England ". You probably see a lot of us passing out from the back. A manager like that brings the best out of you, he makes sure to tell you when you're in the wrong". The Manchester City star, whose team are just two wins away from winning the Premier League title, has been subjected to boos numerous times during his worldwide career. Read More »

The Champions League is introducing a game-changing rule next season


From next season, should a game in the knock-out stages go to extra time, managers will get the opportunity to make a fourth replacement. For the finals of Uefa's competitions - the Champions League final, the Europa League final and the Super Cup final - teams will be permitted to name 23 players in their match-day squads, rather than 18. Read More »

Nevest Coleman, Wrongfully Imprisoned for Rape and Murder, Rehired by White Sox


Coleman was working for the White Sox when he was convicted. It was a surreal moment for Coleman, reporting to Gate 4 with lunch bag in hand and walking the field with Jerry Powe and Harry Smith. In 2016, the case was reexamined and some of the evidence sent to a crime lab for DNA testing. Coleman's friends and family reached out to the White Sox after his release. Read More »

Matt Renshaw Flying To South Africa For Final Test


Renhaw, who is now playing the Sheffield Shield final in Brisbane, is set to fly out to Johannesburg on Tuesday (March 27) night to join the squad ahead of the Test that starts on Friday. With Renshaw having been called up, it is likely that he will play his first Test since September a year ago. Following the ICC rulings, a decision from Cricket Australia on the future of Smith, vice-captain David Warner and even coach Darren Lehmann, who, as per Smith, has no involvement with ... Read More »

UConn, University of SC to battle for trip to Final Four


They will meet the Spokane Regional victor (Notre Dame or Oregon) in the national semifinals on Friday in Columbus, Ohio. Multi-million dollar renovations continue - fixing the arena's concourse is up next, and Belber said that should be done sometime this fall - and their promise helped Albany secure its 2019 and 2020 games. Read More »

UCLA's Holiday to leave school a year early for National Basketball Association draft


The junior posted his decision on his Twitter account . Washington State junior Robert Franks has declared for the 2018 National Basketball Association draft and intends to sign with an agent, sources told Yahoo Sports. "I'm excited at the thought of playing at the next level and want to test out the process and see what opportunities lay ahead for me". Franks averaged just 6.3 points per game as a sophomore. Read More »

New York Giants sign former Miami Dolphins safety Michael Thomas


Solid player and character. Can play both safety spots and his 55 special teams tackles is tied for the league lead the past four years. He was a captain for the Dolphins. Thomas won fans over in his first game with the Dolphins back in December of 2013. Previous year he appeared in 64-percent of the Dolphins' special teams snaps compared to just 14-percent of defensive snaps. Read More »

Pacers pursue playoff-clinching win against Heat


With AP Photos.Victor Oladipo had 23 points and five assists to help the Indiana Pacers clinch a playoff berth with a 113-107 overtime victory over the Miami Heat . It's expected that Spoelstra will coach the next Heat game, when Miami plays host to Cleveland on Tuesday night. Miami head coach Eric Spoelstra will be back with the team after missing Sunday's game. Read More »

Hussain slams Australian 'double standards' over ball scandal


Paine led Australia on Sunday with Smith and Warner stepping down from leadership duties. The Times of India, the cricketing superpower's best selling English daily, called the Australia side "Repeat Offenders", listing six other controversial incidents they have been involved in the past. Read More »

Red Raiders return home to cheering crowds after NCAA tournament


The four previous times, the underdog has bowed out in the semifinal. "You have to have high-character guys that believe to truly do that". It's tradition in the USA for fans to fill out NCAA brackets in advance of the tournament, trying to predict the winners of the games in the 68-team field. Read More »

Injured Gomez out of England squad for Italy


There have been suggestions that Van Dijk's arrival at Anfield could block the path for Gomez to move from right-back to centre-half with Liverpool FC. It's great to be in environments where I can learn from players like that. "I'm not sure who is best!" "It has to be a balance of respecting the ability but also understanding that he's your opponent and you can't be in awe of him, otherwise that might not do you any good". Read More »

Man overboard in round the world race


The remaining crew are reported safe. Officials say John Fisher was wearing survival equipment when he went overboard on Monday. The 14,075 kilometre leg of the race takes the yachts on a three-week voyage across inhospitable waters from New Zealand to Cape Horn and then up South America's eastern coast to the Brazilian city of Itajai. Read More »

The Eaton Co., PLC (ETN) Holdings Boosted by Colonial Trust Advisors

Eaton Corporation plc ( NYSE: ETN ) has grabbed attention from the analysts when it experienced a change of 0.05% in the current trading session to trade at $79.47. As per Thursday, October 12, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised Eaton from an "underweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $82.00 target price on the stock in a report on Thursday, March 1st. Read More »

Argentina coach says Messi fit to play Spain in Madrid


The 30-year-old has won every club trophy in Spain with Barcelona and has been crowned the Ballon d'Or victor five times in his career so far. "I leave really calm after seeing what we talked [about] before the match and what the players did on the field, more than for the result itself, and we'll look [for] the same against Spain". Read More »

Ronaldo Subbed Off, Memphis, Van Dijk Score As Holland Spank Portugal


The former Premier League manager with Everton kick-started his new venture as the Netherlands head coach on Saturday against the Three Lions with a 1-0 defeat at Amsterdam ArenA. Netherlands' Ryan Babel heads in the second goal against Portugal . Things went from bad to worse for Portugal on the stroke of half-time, as De Ligt nodded down for Liverpool centre-back Van Dijk to volley into the far corner to score his first global goal. Read More »

Missouri's Michael Porter Jr. to enter 2018 National Basketball Association draft

He planned to play through his freshman year of college and manage the injury after the season, but in the weeks leading up to MU's November 10 opener against Iowa State, the pain worsened, he later said. The rust was still evident as he shot 4-12 from the field including 1-4 from behind the 3-point line. "Impossible to say what he needs to work on because we have yet to see him healthy really", one National Basketball Association scout told The Star. Read More »

England suspected ball tampering during Ashes, but had no solid evidence

In a press conference at the end of Saturday's play, Australia admitted Bancroft was illegally attempting to alter the ball's condition by applying it to its rough side, increasing the chances of it gathering dirt from the playing area. Broad also agreed there has been an element of hypocrisy from Australia of late. England were suspicious of how Australia at times managed to achieve reverse swing despite the lush outfields and lack of lateral movement during the series in general. Read More »

Manchester United 'to make formal offer' for Celtic's Kieran Tierney


Tierney has long impressed Manchester United officials, but any doubts they had over inexperience have no been quashed with the 20-year-old performing admirably in both the Champions League and on the worldwide stage. With Daley Blind and Matteo Darmian also seemingly out of favour, Ashley Young has been converted into a left back to cover for Mourinho's apparent lack of options. Read More »

Fultz to make long-awaited return for Sixers


Markelle Fultz sat out 68 straight games after playing in the first four for the 76ers. "I give that kid credit". The 76ers traded with the Boston Celtics to get the overall No. He did not attempt a 3-pointer and was 6 of 12 from the foul line. "It was his decision", said Brown. He's different than anything that we have, and most importantly for his sake, he's put in a lot of work. Read More »

Cowboys WR Terrance Williams has surgery on a broken foot


Fleming could play right tackle in Dallas with the Cowboys sliding La'El Collins back inside to left guard, but vice president Stephen Jones said the signing took place with competition in mind. Williams re-signed with the 'Boys last offseason on a four-year, $17 million deal that the team considered a discount, but he did not have a very productive 2017 campaign as he failed to score a touchdown for the first time in his career. Read More »

Jalen Rose's 100-year-old Grandma trash talks Sister Jean on Instagram


Jean Dolores-Schmidt, better known to America as Sister Jean , is the 98-year-old chaplain for the Loyola-Chicago basketball team that MI will play in the Final Four in San Antonio. On Sunday, former MI great Jalen Rose posted a video of his 100-year-old grandmother, Mary Belle Hicks, to Instagram where she has a nice little message for Sister Jean . Read More »

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge warns suitors off Robert Lewandowski


Lewandowski's goalscoring exploits have brought Bayern to the brink of a 27th Bundesliga title - which would be their sixth in succession - and have left some of Europe's other top clubs coveting the Poland global. "Lewandowski must concentrate on Bayern", Heynckes told Mundo Deportivo earlier this month. "I want to assume that Robert is 100% going to play for Bayern next season". Read More »

The Discovery (DISCA) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results

Stifel Nicolaus downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Friday, May 13 report. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, June 19 by Longbow. Barrington Research reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $30.00 price objective on shares of Discovery in a research note on Tuesday, February 27th. Read More »

Mittelstadt, Sabres reach 3-year deal

Paul, Minn., which doesn't begin until April 5. First the seniors, then the coach, now Casey Mittelstadt. A graduate of Eden Prairie High School, Mittelstadt was named Minnesota's Mr. Overall, Borgen had five goals and 36 assists in 106 games. Sabres fans got an up close look at the slick-stick handling phenom at the World Junior Championships in Buffalo, where he helped guide the United States to a Bronze Medal. Read More »

Niall Quinn in possible Sunderland return


The former Black Cats striker and chairman is in talks with an Irish businessman to take the club off Ellis Short's hands. Other debts will be serviced by Premier League parachute payments following their relegation from the top flight last season. Read More »

Uruguay win China Cup with Cavani strike against Wales


Paris St Germain striker Edinson Cavani was set to make his 100th appearance for Uruguay and Barcelona's former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez his 97th. Just two places separate these nations in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings, and that told as they produced an entertaining first half, but it took just four minutes of the second half for Uruguay to edge in front. Read More »

Robert Kraft confirms meeting with Tom Brady, Bill Belichick


He was all for it. In a meeting with a small group of local reporters, Belichick said of McDaniels' return, "We got back from Minnesota, I had an opportunity to talk to Josh, and we were able to work some things out". "I'm not going to get into a year ago". So, as a fan, I can question some of the moves. As someone who is privileged to be owner of this team, I encourage him to keep going with his instincts and doing what he thinks is right. Read More »

South Africa vanquish Australia to win Newlands Test

Markram was out in the last over before tea when he chipped Mitchell Starc to mid-on where Cummins held a low catch. Earlier, Cameron Bancroft (26 off 64) and David Warner (32 off 67) gave a reasonable start but it was not enough to bring the visitors anywhere near the target. Read More »

England v Italy preview: Jack Butland to start at Wembley

There are growing similarities in the footballing philosophy that Guardiola has imprinted on his champions-elect at City and the one Southgate is trying to nurture with England . "I thought Jordan played really well last Friday. and it's motivation for us all", Butland told reporters. England and Italy last met in March 2015, a 1-1 draw in a friendly in Turin - they have won just one of their last seven matches against them (D3 L3). Read More »

Tim Tebow to begin season at Double-A


Tebow went 1-for-18 with 11 strikeouts in spring training with the Mets, so there will be plenty of people who question why he isn't being sent back to Class-A. Tebow sold lots of tickets previous year - ESPN's Darren Rovell reported games with Tebow saw thousands more tickets sold than average - and all that extra revenue will go to the team's owners, not the Mets. Read More »

Former ISU player Upshaw dies after collapsing on court


The Grand Rapids Drive released the following statement from Upshaw's mother Jewel Upshaw . With privacy and respect for the Upshaw family, no other medical information will be disseminated. Upshaw was a 6'6 forward and a native of Chicago whose collegiate career began at Illinois State before he transferred to Hofstra. The Grand Rapids Drive is an National Basketball Association G League team and an affiliate of the Detroit Pistons. Read More »

Mourinho prepares Bojba compensation plan at Manchester United


The Red Devils are now in second place in the Premier League table as they chase Champions League qualification for next season. He was also sidelined for United's important matches against Liverpool and Crystal Palace. " Manchester United paid 100million but I think they should have paid 200", he told Dutch magazine Quote . The Frenchman clearly has the talent to be a mainstay in the Manchester United midfield for a number of years to come, and if Drogba's words are anything to go by, ... Read More »

Pakistan names 3 uncapped players for T20 series


On Sunday, Karachi hosted the final of the third edition of the Pakistan Super League in which several worldwide players, including Darren Sammy, Luke Ronchi, JP Duminy, and Steven Finn, took part. Asif smashed three sixes in one over to aid Islamabad's cause in the final against Peshawar. Imad Wasim and Rumman Raees , meanwhile, missed out, having failed to recover from their injuries in time. Read More »