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West Brom's relegation: The damning statistics


With goal difference handing Southampton a comfortable cushion heading into their final league match at home to champions Manchester City , it would take a remarkable turnaround for them to fall out of the top flight. They flirted with relegation in the previous two seasons and fundamental problems at the club have not been addressed since Steve Kaplan and Jason Levien, Swansea's majority shareholders, took control a little under two years ago. Read More »

Egypt boss Hany Ramzy advises Mohamed Salah to join Real Madrid

Salah had a very decent season with Liverpool , having scored 43 goals and also won the PFA Players of the Year award, the FWA Footballer of the year and also championed Liverpool to the final of the Champions League this season. Reports claim that the Spanish giants will have to pay a fee of around £175million for the 25-year-old and that Liverpool are already targetting possible replacements. Read More »

Sharkie's future in doubt after latest High Court ruling


Shorten said his party had relied on an older interpretation of Section 44 (a), a much-debated rule in the constitution , that says members of parliament can not continue to have citizenship in another country, and must prove they took "all reasonable steps" to renounce the other citizenship before being elected. Read More »

Led Lighting Controllers Market to Exceed US$ 5 Bn in 2025


This report covers the market size of the Global Motorcycle Lighting Sales Market. This segment is likely to lead the global market . Additionally, type wise and application wise consumption figures are also given. The LED Tube Light market is segmented on the basis of application such as Application 1 and Application 2. LED Lighting Technology is growing at a tremendous pace; this will drive the LED manufacturers to come up with new cost-effective solutions in the design and ... Read More »

Austin Howard Signing With Indianapolis Colts


The Colts couldn't settle on a single starter at the position past year as they shuffled through several options, from Denzelle Good to Le'Raven Clark to Joe Haeg. If Howard can provide more stability in the right side, the Colts' offensive line as a whole will look a lot better. The Colts used the sixth overall pick on guard Quenton Nelson and a second-round selection on guard Branden Smith. Read More »

Adam Simpson Takes Aim At Michael Christian Over Nic Nat Ban


Fisher stuck to his argument under cross-examination from Grace. "I don't think I need to change anything", Naitanui said. Fremantle great Matthew Pavlich said Naitanui meant to hurt his opponent, but was stiff to cop a suspension because players should be allowed to lay tough tackles. Read More »

Andres Iniesta Provides Barcelona Exit Update After Villarreal Win


Iniesta has been linked with clubs in the United States and the Far East, with Cadena Ser (h/t ESPN's Jordi Blanco ) publishing strong claims a deal with Japanese side Vissel Kobe is all but done. China, Japan, the USA and Australia have all been mentioned as possible destinations, with the man himself keeping everybody guessing. "You will know when I tell you". Read More »

Liverpool ready to launch unreal loan move for Ousmane Dembele


Liverpool boast one of the most terrifying attacks in Europe and they could be about to become even more potent as Jurgen Klopp confirmed that he is interested in signing a Barcelona star. After failing to impress during his time at St. James Park, the French global revived his career with his former club, Marseille. The Egyptian has been in sensational form since joining the Reds last summer, with 42 goals and 13 assists in 48 club games so far this season. Read More »

Paine would welcome Warner back in team


Warner is now serving a one-year suspension for his role in the cheating incident, along with then-captain Steve Smith, while junior player Cameron Bancroft has been sidelined for nine months. "I certainly wasn't expecting to be part of the one-day set-up going forward - that was sort of the information I was given", he said . "David is a respected member of that team". Read More »

England recall Cipriani, pick Shields for South Africa tour


Wasps fly-half Danny Cipriani has been selected for England's tour of South Africa in June after being called upon by Eddie Jones for the first time. "I've picked him for the first time", Jones went on. He's done some things I've asked him to do in games. "He is a considerable influence in that team". Read More »

Peyton Manning considering joining group trying to buy Panthers


Bank Stadium on February 4, 2018 in Minneapolis. Peyton Manning isn't interested in TV analyst jobs, but he could be returning to the National Football League as a part-time owner. Manning turned down offers from ESPN and Fox this spring to become a primetime NFL commentator but he has not ruled out returning to the league spotlight down the road. Read More »

Griezmann would be a bargain at 100 million euros: Filipe Luis


Finishing what had been such a challenging season with a trophy would be extra special, the former rojiblanco player suggested. They have, however, seen domestic rivals continue to push the issue, with Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu admitting to having held talks with Griezmann's representatives back in October and Luis Suarez hinting that he will soon be a team-mate of a much sought-after talent. Read More »

PSG star Neymar 'held secret talks' with Real Madrid


The Brazilian moved to Paris St-Germain previous year in a transfer that blew the footballing world open. AS, the Spanish newspaper, report how Neymar met Vinicius Junior - who will become the most expensive teenager in the world when he moves to Real from Flamengo on his 18th birthday this summer - in his mansion near to Rio de Janeiro in March. Read More »

Longest Game, 1st Ld,252


Lehigh Valley defeated Charlotte 2-1 in Game 4 of the Calder Cup Playoff second-round series when Alex Krushelnyski scored at 6:48 of the fifth overtime (146:48 into the game). Lyon was under pressure much of the night as Lehigh Valley lost a defenseman to injury in the first period and played the rest of the game with five defensemen. Read More »

Zidane confident Ronaldo will be ready for Champions League final


Jurgen Klopp set the Germany worldwide a deadline of next Monday before making a decision on whether he will feature in the Kiev showpiece on May 26. Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has praised the balance in Liverpool's squad ahead of the Champions League final later this month. It is a game of execution of plans both teams make. Read More »

Preds, Jets lean heavily on Rinne, Hellebuyck in Game 7


In wins, Rinne notched games of 46, 32 and 34 saves, allowing just five goals combined with a shutout in Game 6. When the boys take the ice in Nashville , Tennessee for the first ever game seven in Winnipeg Jets 2.0 history, it will mark the next step in this new era of hockey in Canada's windiest city. Read More »

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar 'held secret talks' with Real Madrid


According to reports, Bernabeu chiefs have been buoyed by the revelation that the Seleção attacker wishes to play alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and this sentiment has been reciprocated by the reigning Ballon d'Or victor, which therefore puts to bed doubts that the two superstars would be incompatible in the same side as painfully witnessed by Neymar and Edinson Cavani's falling-out earlier this season. Read More »

Conte dismisses rumours about Morata's move to Juventus


Morata returns for the penultimate league game of the season, however, as one of six changes made by Antonio Conte . "I think in this season it was hard, not only for him". Chelsea head into the match on the back of a four game winning streak, which includes a hard-fought 1-0 triumph over top-4 rivals Liverpool last week. Read More »

Why Chris Broussard Gives Celtics 'No Chance' Of Beating LeBron James


According to , 112 of the 140 shots he made against the Pacers and Raptors were unassisted. But by no means is this next round of the playoffs going to be a walk in the park for King James. The four-time MVP's individual efforts to propel his team forward have constantly garnered comparison with Jordan, who led the Chicago Bulls to six National Basketball Association championships. Read More »

What Will He Be Tomorrow, Chief Minister? - Dhanush


Songs from the album were sung by singers such as Shankar Mahadevan, Dhee, Ananthu and of course, Santhosh himself. "He explained that there was no concrete idea for Kaala , and it took three months of recce in Dharavi to finalise the story", he said. Read More »

Arsenal to name new manager before World Cup


Allegri joined Juventus in the summer of 2014 after Conte had left the post at the helm of the bianconeri affairs due to a fight that he had with Andrea Agnelli. 1 job at the Emirates. Arteta would be a risky appointment for a club needing to mend fences with certain supporters after a fractious relationship between Wenger and the fans in recent years. Read More »

Ranveer, SRK dance their hearts out at Sonam Kapoor's wedding


We are still not over the wedding pictures and videos, especially the wedding reception ones where we could see even the biggies of Bollywood dancing crazily throughout the night. Anand asked her out a month after they had met and that's where it all started. Before their wedding was confirmed they never addressed the speculation around their relationship. Read More »

Kieran Gibbs says West Brom have no excuses


But there are reports that West Brom faithfuls want Darren Moore to continue next season after transforming the club since he took over from Alan Pardew in April 2018. As the Premier League table stands presently, West Brom and Stoke City have been relegated, and they are expected to be joined on the last day by Swansea City and Huddersfield. Read More »

76ers hope to keep thwarting history in Game 5 vs. Celtics


His ability to keep a young team poised and motivated lead to their easy 4-1 series victory and should have aided this team to an easy second round victory. That's how they won on Monday despite shooting just 40 percent from the floor. We've got to be able to bounce back now from a game where we got beat. Read More »

USA stocks edge lower ahead of Trump decision on Iran deal

ENERGY: Oil prices declined as traders waited for the White House's decision on Iran. Iran is turning up the heat with oil prices! "The market's already loaded up". Electronic Arts led a technology sector rally, climbing 5.7 percent to $131.01 after the video game maker's latest quarterly results beat forecasts. Read More »

Sacramento Kings Name Peja Stojakovic Assistant General Manager

Peja has been a team executive - most recently the vice president of basketball and team Development - the past three seasons. He has served as the director of player personnel and development, as well as General Manager of the G-League affiliate for a season, which used to reside in Reno. Read More »

Germany vows to protect European Union firms against Iran bans


What was in the agreement? The EU is "determined to preserve" the Iran nuclear deal despite the USA withdrawal , Mogherini has said , pledging to "stay true" if Tehran stuck to its commitments. What about the other countries involved? Trump's comments came as the other five signatories to the accord - Germany, Britain, France , Russia and China - all voiced renewed support for the deal. Read More »

Neymar met Real Madrid officials twice in Brazil

Paul Breitner said Neymar will be extremely critical for Real Madrid next season as the German considers the Paris Saint-Germain forwards is poised to move into the Spanish capital. Everyone knows that I already wanted to sign him at one point". The latest round of speculation comes as Neymar returned to Paris to finalise his recovery from a foot injury which has kept him sidelined since February. Read More »

Pleasant Valley High student receives National Merit Scholarship


The National Merit Scholarship Corporation says the scholarships are awarded based on students "judged to have the strongest combination of accomplishments, skills and potential for success", in college. On April 18, more than 1,000 recipients of corporate-sponsored Merit Scholarship awards were named, and on June 6 and July 16, some 4,000 college-sponsored Merit Scholarship winners will be announced. Read More »

Tyrese Maxey spurns Oklahoma State, Texas, commits to Kentucky


He joins the top ranked point guard, Ashton Hagans, as United Kingdom commitments for the 2019 season. Neither Michigan nor Michigan State has any verbal commitments for 2019. But the announcement still marks both the Spartans and Wolverines missing out on a high-level point guard, rated No. 2 at his position in the country. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo vetoes Real Madrid's move for Neymar


Neymar's recent activity on the social media has hinted he will welcome a move to Real Madrid if the European Champions go over the limit to bring him to Bernabeu. However, in this digital age, it's all too easy to keep the fires of rumour burning and the Brazil star's decision to follow Real captain Sergio Ramos on Instagram has provoked more raised eyebrows than a night out with Carlo Ancelotti and Dwayne Johnson. Read More »

Casey named NBCA coach of the year


Other coaches who received votes were Philadelphia's Brett Brown, Houston's Mike D'Antoni, Indiana's Nate McMillan, San Antonio's Gregg Popovich, the Los Angeles Clippers' Doc Rivers, Utah's Quin Snyder and Portland's Terry Stotts. So yeah, I get the frustration in Toronto, but I'm not sure Casey can be blamed here. On Wednesday morning, Casey was named as this season's victor of the National Basketball Coaches Association coach of the year award. Read More »

Juventus Wallop Milan To Lift Coppa Italia


Juventus are nearly certain to add this year's Serie A title to their trophy cabinet and complete a fourth successive double. Juventus took the lead in the 56th minute as Medhi Benatia met Miralem Pjanic's cross to brilliant nod the ball into the corner. Read More »