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What we learned from Game 4: Predators 3, Avalanche 2


Ryan Hartman took a holding and roughing, and Sven Andrighetto also was called for roughing to result in an Avalanche 5-on-4. The Preds finally scored when first-line winger Filip Forsberg made a hard move to the net from the left wing in a creative play to beat defenseman Duncan Siemens, and then avoided Bernier's poke check before depositing the puck into an open net. Read More »

Brandon Marshall released by Giants after failed physical


Marshall signed a two-year deal with NY but suffered a season-ending injury before being able to do much of anything for Big Blue. The 34-year-old lasted just a season with the Giants, in which he caught 18 passes for 154 yards and was shut down after a Week 5 ankle injury. Read More »

Larry Nance jr. is speechless after game 2


However, in the playoffs, the Cavaliers have held the Indiana Pacers to 98 and 97 points respectively. The adjustment paid off, as the Cavs jumped out to a 33-18 lead after the first quarter, with James accounting for 20 of Cleveland's points. Read More »

Ibrahimovic May Play At 2018 W/Cup


Ibrahimovic, who last played at a World Cup with Sweden in 2006, retired from worldwide football after the 2016 European Championship. Because I wanted to give them the best gift ever. (It should be noted this week one of his national team teammates said he wasn't so keen on his coming back for the World Cup). You can watch the entirety of Ibrahimović's appearance on the show below. Read More »

Djokovic struggles to beat Coric in 2nd round of Monte Carlo Masters


Djokovic, who recruited former coach Marian Vajda last week , looked sharp with stoic defence and his forehand firing on Court Rainier III, and kept his composure even as Coric kept the contest alive by repeatedly saving match points. "I thought through treatment and so-forth it would be better", Raonic said. "It feels like I gained more power, especially on the serve". "That's all. Read More »

Jets will open regular season on 'Monday Night Football'


The full schedule is expected to be released tonight at 8 p.m. However, there could be some new faces that Monday Night Football will get to introduce. The Jets finished last in the AFC East with a 5-11 record past year, the Lions also missed the playoffs despite going 9-7, and neither club is being talked up as a playoff contender. Read More »

Kane not bothered by goal appeal backlash


There is nothing more foolish than doubting Kane , who thrives on proving his detractors wrong, but his lack of sharpness must be a concern for Mauricio Pochettino ahead of Saturday's FA Cup semifinal against Manchester United . After collecting just one point from their previous four matches, the point moved Albion eight points clear of the Premier League relegation zone . Read More »

Kane strikes, but Spurs held by Brighton 1-1


He was relatively unknown then but has been a revelation in the top-flight, featuring in all of Albion's games and contributing to more of their goals than any other player. And ahead of Saturday's FA Cup semi-final against Manchester United, Vertonghen predicted one trophy would soon be followed by more if Spurs win a tournament for the first time since the EFL Cup in 2008. Read More »

Falcons 2018 mock draft: One week away edition


Be honest, you completely forgot about both of these players for a second, even though both are nearly locks to go in the first round this year. Understanding, when they show this look, they're going to bring this blitz, and when they do that - bang - this is our answer. Read More »

Real Madrid coach Zidane defends Benzema after another blank


The former Tottenham forward did not feature in Real's win over Malaga last Sunday, and the 28-year-old has widely been linked with a move back to the Premier League this summer. Still, Zidane has challenged his players to overhaul second-placed Atletico Madrid - who lead their capital city rivals by four points with six games to play - before the end of the campaign. Read More »

National Football League schedule to be released Thursday night


The Jacksonville Jaguars will host the Philadelphia Eagles and the Los Angeles Chargers will host the Tennessee Titans . A vital starter in Philly's secondary, two running backs who scored in the Super Bowl and the tight end who threw perhaps the season's most famous pass all entered the National Football League as undrafted free agents. Read More »

Todd McShay says Saquon Barkley going to Giants 'feels inevitable'

Is Saquon Barkley ready to pull an Eli Manning if selected first in the 2018 NFL Draft? Barkley signed with Roc Nation and the group has a 15-person team around him, working tirelessly to make him the new face of the NFL . In the years that have followed, any time a player has refused to play for a team that may intend to draft them, it's been said that players are, "Pulling an Eli". Read More »

Saquon Barkley denies blowing off Browns


As far as who gets what, I'm going to cut to the chase. And so, there's a learning curve there for a quarterback to adjust to processing and having answers. If it is anything like the ones his predecessor held for more than a decade and the ones that happen all around the league at this time of year, it will be devoid of any real information pertaining to the upcoming selection of players into the NFL . Read More »

Patrick Vieira tipped to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

Asked whether he meant to assess the player's fitness with a view to beginning contract talks, Wenger said: "Yes, of course". "When you prepare for the Europa League , it is a handicap because he can not play , and when the games become important like they are at the moment, it raises the question". Read More »

Will Jay Z push Saquon Barkley to the Giants or Jets?

This was quickly denied. "We know he will be a resounding success for any team fortunate enough to select him." Ben Baskin of, in a profile on Barkley, wrote of the running back:"His Roc Nation handlers, however, don't want him to be taken No. Read More »

'This means more' - Liverpool launch new 2018-19 Home kit


The club's all-yellow goalkeeper jersey was also revealed, modelled by Loris Karius as opposed to Simon Mignolet, which features a black pattern stretching from the collar all the way down both sleeves. Jordan Henderson , meanwhile, speaking at the launch of the kit, admits he is dreaming of joining the elite group of Liverpool captains to lift the European Cup. Read More »

David De Gea has an 'agreement' to join Real Madrid


After an initial hard spell, the Spaniard has developed into one of the best goalkeepers in the world and is considered the top custodian operating in the Premier League at the moment. "But I have to go Ederson". "He's given them a new dimension". Ederson is the best ball-playing goalkeeper in the league, there's no doubt about that. Read More »

How Eliud Kipchoge Helped Perfect Nike's 3D Printing Process For Uppers


We'd be pretty overjoyed to get through any marathon without collapsing into a spluttering heap, but Eliud Kipchoge sets himself slightly more ambitious goals. The sneaker will be 0.38oz lighter on top of being resistant to water absorption that can hamper down a runner. The firm says a benefit of 3D textiles over traditional 2D fabrics is the increased dynamism made possible by adding an interconnection beyond a warp and weft; an advantage of Flyprint textiles comes in the fused nature of ... Read More »

Daniel Cormier: I Won't Come out of Retirement to Fight Jon Jones


Cormier now sits at 20-1-0 in his UFC career, with the lone loss coming at the hands of Jones at UFC 182 in January 2015. "I still feel I can win", he said. Jones has vehemently denied any wrongdoing but he might still face a four year suspension after he previously tested positive for a different banned substance in 2016 that earned him a one year sanction from USADA. Read More »

Klopp told Liverpool they could train naked because of Salah


The former Chelsea winger has netted a staggering 40 goals in all competitions for the Reds this season. Now he is only seven goals short of equalling Liverpool legend Rush's club record mark of 47, which he set in 1983-84. 1 for a club like Liverpool , it's something huge, " Salah told Premier League Productions . Asked if he has dreamt of lifting what would be Liverpool's sixth European Cup, the 27-year-old said that every kid has dreamt of that: "It's something you dream about ... Read More »

BCCI on RTI ambit: Let's wait and watch


In a 128-page report , the commission cites several reasons for its conclusion, including that the top governing body should be classified as 'State'. The Law Commission found that the "magnanimity and enormity of the functions" helped the BCCI enjoy a "monopolistic status" as it was allowed by the State to be the final authority on all cricket matters including picking national teams, organising and regulating the sport in the country, and representing India at worldwide platforms - all ... Read More »

Vedanta set to get control of Electrosteel


Lenders of Kolkata-based Electrosteel Steels have taken as much as a 60% haircut as part of the resolution plan agreed upon for the bankrupted steelmaker under the corporate insolvency process. According to the order, the total admitted financial debt of the corporate debtor, Electrosteel Steels Ltd, was Rs 13,395 crore. The directors of the Vedanta believe that the transaction will complement the group's existing iron ore business as the vertical integration of steel manufacturing ... Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo spares Real Madrid´s blushes with…


They may sit third in the Spanish league, but when it comes to the Champions League holders Real Madrid simply engage a special "chip", says James Rodriguez. Inaki Williams stylishly chipped in the opener 14 minutes into a half that saw both sides have chances to score - Ronaldo having hit the crossbar. Read More »

Ronaldo backheel earns Real late draw, Valencia lose

But she also gave us her thoughts on some of the incidents involving referees in all codes after a week in which Premier League referee Michael Oliver was in the eye of the storm after being confronted by Italy and Juventus legend Gianluigi Buffon in the dying seconds of last week's Champions League quarter final second leg - for a correct decision. Read More »

Zidane: Real will be ready for Bayern

After a quiet start, the game burst into life in the seventh minute when Real keeper Keylor Navas had to save a San Jose drive at his near post. He made a number of crucial saves, including an astonishing one from Marco Asensio in the first half. Read More »

Jose Mourinho set to wield axe for United's FA Cup semi-final


After sparking a famous derby comeback against Manchester City days earlier, Paul Pogba endured another miserable afternoon at Old Trafford on Sunday. "What is the criteria for managers to choose a team?" "We lost three points", Mourinho said of the defeat to West Brom. Pep Guardiola has transformed his side into one of the best sides ever to play in England, and has masterminded this excellent season. Read More »

Sean Couturier Named a Selke Trophy Finalist


This marks his seventh consecutive nomination, surpassing the previous record of six set by Pavel Datsyuk of the Detroit Red Wings from 2008 to '13. He also logged the second-most ice time in the league among forwards, while playing an average of 1:53 of shorthanded ice time more than any other Flyers forward. Read More »