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Henrik, Daniel Sedin To Retire After 17 Seasons With Canucks: 'It's Time'

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It was the first and only time the Sedins made it to the Stanley Cup Finals. "It's time to be at home for dinner every night". They each have over 1,000 points to their name in over 1,300 National Hockey League games played. They say the team is in great hands and it is headed in the right direction. Daniel: 1,303 games played; 391 goals; 647 assists; 1,038 points; plus-minus of plus-149; 17:00 time-on-ice. Read More »

Milwaukee Has Horrific Collapse Against Denver — NBA Sunday Recap

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On Wednesday (Thursday AEDT), the young Lakers team was bolstered by the return of second-year forward Brandon Ingram, who helped Los Angeles to a 103-93 win against the visiting Dallas Mavericks. Ahead 111-108, the Bucks had a chance to ice it in the final seconds, but Murray stole Khris Middleton's inbounds pass and was fouled by Jason Terry on a 3-point try with 2.8 seconds left. Read More »

ESPN Announces Sports Streaming Service

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ESPN unveiled its new streaming service, which it's calling " ESPN +", on Thursday, April 12. While much of the hype surrounding the ESPN + release is centered around the inclusion of live professional sports , including the potential to add-on out-of-market Major League Baseball and NHL games, there is an impact for college sports viewers as well. Read More »

Geno Smith reaches agreement with Chargers

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Thus ends the five-year NY tenure for Smith, whose roller-coaster professional career began in 2013. With no chance at the top four quarterbacks in the draft this year, it is wise to take a chance on Smith who may have something left to prove. Read More »

Alan Pardew: West Bromwich Albion part company with manager

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A club statement confirmed Pardew and assistant head coach John Carver had departed the club, with first-team coach Darren Moore placed in charge of the first-team "until further notice". A run of eight successive league losses proved enough for West Brom to part Company with the former Newcastle United and Crystal Palace manager. Pardew's exit follows in the wake of the sackings of chairman John Williams and chief executive Martin Goodman in a turbulent few weeks in the corridors of ... Read More »

Dele Alli double sparks Tottenham delight as wait for Chelsea win ends

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Mauricio Pochettino and his coaching staff kept their own celebrations relatively downbeat on the visitors' bench at the final whistle, but a second away win in 20 games against the top six will have done wonders for this team's belief. Willy Caballero held onto an Eriksen shot from range at the second attempt on 40 minutes as Spurs looked to respond, although Chelsea almost extended their lead as Marcus Alonso fired in a fierce drive at Lloris' near post. Read More »

English Premier League: Mohamed Salah turns Liverpool's saviour

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Pep Guardiola's side maintained their 16-point lead at the top thanks to a scintillating first half display at Goodison Park. At 1-0 down I was thinking "we can come back". "We needed that. We wanted to show up [because] after the global break it's so hard". "The boys are really on fire, I like that, but I know as a football professional you always have to deliver, deliver and deliver". Read More »

England need 10 wickets to level series in New Zealand

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If we can take four or five wickets, we can put them under pressure. A draw is enough for New Zealand , who are unlikely to make any genuine bid to reach the 382 required to win. England require 10 wickets to win on the final day against New Zealand in Christchurch as they go in search of their first Test win of the winter, and first in their last 13 overseas Tests . Read More »

Du Plessis finds form, South Africa bat on in fourth Test

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South Africa finished the day on 134 for three in their second innings, with an overall lead of 401. Pat Cummins in particular bowled well in the final session, but for scant reward. Du Plessis was also struck a painful blow on the right index finger, a finger he's broken and had problems with already this season. "It just happens with tails‚" Paine‚ who like nearly every Aussie wicketkeeper bats at No. Read More »

Cleveland Indians vs. Seattle Mariners Matchup

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He has allowed three runs or fewer in all six starts since joining the Mariners late last season. They were the first runs Olson has allowed with Cleveland - a year ago he threw 20 scoreless innings in 30 appearances for the Indians . "We'll have to wait and see what the results are", Servais said. Gamel is expected to join Triple-A Tacoma when its season starts on April 5, while Servais expects Ramirez to throw another sim game before heading out on his rehab stint. Read More »

Villanova, Michigan Set For National Title Match

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Villanova won by a 95-79 final score, and due to the Wildcats' three-point barrage it can be argued that the game wasn't as close as the final margin would indicate. "That happens sometimes when you're a good shooting team and you start that way", Wright said. "It's five guys, about being connected, working together to get a stop", said Loyola guard Ben Richardson, the Missouri Valley Conference defensive player of the year . Read More »

Chicago White Sox rally for 4-3 win over Royals

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Lucas Giolito surrendered three runs on four hits over six innings while taking a no-decision in Saturday's win over the Royals. Matt Davidson figures the pitching staff for the White Sox is good enough to keep them in just about any game. Read More »

Hassan Whiteside Fined For Comments Detrimental To Heat

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Whiteside's rant earned him a fine from the team, according to the Miami Herald , although it wasn't disclosed how much he needed to pay up. The Heat are dealing with a 7-foot problem, at the wrong time of year. They're going to use their strength. "Their speed got to our size". Miami can secure a spot in the postseason with a Pistons loss to the Nets. A Heat public relations official then ended the interview. Read More »

Max Holloway will fight for UFC Lightweight title this Saturday

If victorious, he would join Randy Couture, B.J. Penn, Conor McGregor and Georges St-Pierre as the only fighters to hold world title in multiple weight classes. Interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson is always looking forward and that's part of the reason he's in the position he's in now. Ferguson, who captured interim 155-pound gold a year ago, has presumably been stripped of his title. Read More »

New York Yankees at Toronto Blue Jays Matchup

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Kahnle walked Josh Donaldson before the homer. The total, meanwhile, sits at 8.5 runs after hitting the board at 8. White Sox 4, Royals 3 - Wellington Castillo hit a go-ahead two-run double with two outs in the eighth inning, and Chicago rallied to beat host Kansas City. Read More »

South Africa v Australia: fourth Test, day three

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The hosts posted a commanding 488 all out in their first innings as middle-order batsman Bavuma was denied his second test century when he ran out of partners. But Paine's side were rolled for 221 when he fell victim to a sensational diving catch from Dean Elgar, paying the price for collapses of 3-28 and 3-6 on day two. Read More »

Ball Tampering: David Warner 'Resigned' to Never Playing For Australia Again

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It was a failure of leadership, on my leadership. "We are now undertaking the process to recruit a replacement overseas player that best fits our needs and will share an update in due course", he said. The Proteas skipper, though, said: "We are not sitting in a glass house thinking that we are better than them". With South Africa 247-2, Australia was in danger of further humiliation. Read More »

Liverpool sensation Mohamed Salah's epic prank on unsuspecting school kids

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The Egyptian King as he is called, has already scored 36 in all competitions this season - the most by a Liverpool player in a debut campaign for the club. Liverpool had plenty of chances to score in the first half at Selhurst Park as Salah's curling effort tested Hennessey and Mane came close with two headed efforts. Read More »

Kane back on the bench as Courtois misses out for Chelsea

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Spurs' case against Chelsea on Sunday could be massively boosted by a shock early return for talismanic striker Harry Kane . The game will kick start at 4 PM on April 1st. There was a contrast too in their styles, Tottenham suave, steely but modest, the latter reflecting their manager, Bill Nicholson; Chelsea with more of the swagger and impudence of theirs, Tommy Docherty. Read More »

Ichiro robs a home run and continues to rob Father Time

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Seattle Mariners slugger Nelson Cruz left Saturday's game against the Cleveland Indians because of an ankle injury. In the Cactus League, Zunino was raking. He drilled 40 home runs in 2014, 44 in 2015, 43 in 2016 and 39 previous year and is 2-for-6 with two home runs and four RBI in 2018. The dreaded strained oblique. Read More »

Lionel Messi rescues unbeaten Barcelona, Gareth Bale double propels Real Madrid

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Messi had missed both of Argentina's friendlies during the global break because of injury and was left out of the starting line-up for this game.The Argentine then came in in the second half for Ousmane Dembele. Bale's double in Gran Canaria served as a timely reminder to coach Zinedine Zidane, with the trip to Turin for the first leg of the Champions League quarter-finals to come on Tuesday. Read More »

Final Four: Michigan ends Loyola Chicago's Cinderella run

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Unfortunately, Sister Jean had to miss the end of the run. SAN ANTONIO-Loyola-Chicago led MI by 10 points early in the second half of Saturday night's national men's basketball semifinal. They don't want to wake up from this dream. But then charmingly undersized Loyola-Chicago ran into a 6-foot-11 German who is very good at basketball. Read More »

Serie A, Fiorentina non si ferma più: Simeone-Chiesa, Crotone ko

Al 90' il Crotone ha la sua migliore occasione della gara con Trotta , che in contropiede arriva davanti a Sportiello, ma il portiere viola è bravissimo a respingere. Al Franchi i tifosi hanno ricordato Davide Astori e Emiliano Mondonico, con cori, striscioni, e il minuto di silenzio per il tecnico i cui funerali si sono svolti oggi a Rivalta d'Adda. Read More »

Bowling coach David Saker admits Australia's struggles post ball tampering

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South Africa took complete control of the final Test against Australia in Johannesburg after some outstanding batting and bowling performances on day two. South Africa squad: Faf du Plessis (c), Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Theunis de Bruyn , Dean Elgar, Heinrich Klaasen, Quinton de Kock, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, Morne Morkel, Chris Morris, Wiaan Mulder, Lungi Ngidi, Duanne Olivier, Vernon Philander, Kagiso Rabada, AB de Villiers. Read More »

Reds ride on Salah strike

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The Reds would go on to boss the game in the second half having survived an early scare from the hosts playing for survival this season. "And so we are all desperately waiting for him, and now coming step by step back, and now this - it's a big, big blow for us". Read More »

Villanova, Michigan head to national title game

MI jumped out to a 12-4 lead and led 15-10 before the Loyola surge started. The Wolverines' eFG% drops significantly to 48 percent in the final 10 seconds of a possession . The shots haven't always fallen for MI on their winning streak, but they are confident they can win a game in any manner thanks to their defense. That's now the longest active streak in Division I. Read More »

Santana homers, drives in winning run as Phillies edge Braves in 11

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We grinded out at-bats. Dubbed a potential cornerstone player in the vein of Chase Utley , if his major league debut is of any indication, it's going to be fun to watch number four continue to develop, regardless of the team's record. Phillies starters lasted only 12 innings. The offensive support made Atlanta starter Brandon McCarthy a victor in his debut with the club. It was a beleaguered unit in 2017, but Braves relievers spoke this spring about having the pieces in place for ... Read More »

Australia women win T20 tri-series

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Schutt was declared " Player of the Match " for her brilliant performance with the ball, while Lanning was adjudged " Player of the Series ". The 26-year-old's high-voltage power display saw Australia plunder 139 runs off their last 10 overs to post a mammoth 209/4, which was the highest-ever total made by a team in women's T20s. Read More »