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Graham Burke named in extended Republic of Ireland squad

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O'Neill watched Burke in The Hoops' impressive 3-0 league win over Cork City last Monday week when he opened the scoring with a stunning 25 yard drive - his ninth goal of the Premier Division campaign. "He should try and embrace that as well". "The year that Forest won the Championship we were flying, and we were playing in European Cup football for the next couple of years". Read More »

Golden State Warriors Schedule 2018

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The Warriors got their win over the Rockets in Houston on January 4, though neither James Harden nor Kevin Durant played. However, the Warriors are the underdogs in Game 1 , with the Rockets holding a 2-point advantage. Chris Paul is an ultra-intense competitor, often the most passionate player on the court. Anthony Davis carried New Orleans the way he did all season, finishing with 34 points, 19 rebounds and four blocks. Read More »

Brett Brown Thinks Brad Stevens Deserves a Coach of the Year Vote

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Though several of Stevens' former players, including Evan Turner and Isaiah Thomas , were outraged on Stevens' behalf, the coach himself was unsurprisingly short on outrage. That decision looks even more perplexing after seeing Boston's coaching staff guide the team through the postseason. Do coaches resent the positive attention Stevens gets, despite his relative lack of tenure? "You're saying he didn't get a vote?" "You're saying he didn't get a vote?" "I would vote for him. Read More »

Arsene Wenger sends message to his successor during final Arsenal press conference

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The Champions League final has taken place on a Saturday since 2010, but aside from that European football has been limited to weekdays. Wenger, though, envisages that may change. "I saw everyone one of them when they were [small], now they are massive", he said. Arsene Wenger has claimed that his best work at Arsenal came during the years after the club's move from Highbury to the Emirates Stadium. Read More »

Patriots OL Joe Thuney to have foot surgery, will miss OTAs

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Thuney, who has been participating in the team's voluntary offseason program, although on a limited basis, is expected to have the surgery at some point this spring. Although, he is also in contention to take over for Solder at left tackle, as some draft evaluators viewed him as more of a guard in the National Football League despite playing tackle in college. Read More »

Final Suspect In Burglary At Rob Gronkowski's House Arrested In Maine

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He was one of three men accused of breaking into Patriots' star Gronkowski's Foxborough, Mass. home back on February 5, with his co-suspects having previously been arrested and charged. Each pistol was valued by police at $500. Surveillance footage of the suspect in a break at Jimmy s Garage on Main Street in Wilmington last week. Denn's two co-defendants in the Gronkowski break-in - Eric J. Read More »

David Price (Carpal Tunnel Syndrome) Could Make Next Start

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Price noted he felt stronger the longer he was on the mound. "When he comes here tomorrow, we'll talk about it", Cora said. Naturally, folks wondered whether the video games contributed to the carpal tunnel syndrome. As for why that's the case, some speculated that it was Price's love of Fortnite that caused the numbness. We'll talk with Brad [Pearson, trainer] and see where we're at. Read More »

Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) Stake Lowered by General American Investors Co. Inc

About 6.89 million shares traded. It is down 0.00% since May 10, 2017 and is. It has underperformed by 9.12% the S&P500. Wealthstreet Investment Advisors LLC raised its stake in Halliburton by 3.6% during the first quarter. Ratings analysis reveals 83% of Halliburton's analysts are positive. As per Thursday, December 14, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. Read More »

Louisiana health officials send Medicaid termination warnings to 37k beneficiaries

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The House cleared a budget with deep cuts to health care, passing the funding responsibility to the Senate. The Louisiana Department of Health said it would be sending out letters to all affected recipients starting Thursday. While approved in the House, the budget cuts could still be rejected in by the Louisiana Senate or by Gov. John Bel Edwards. Rep. Cameron Henry, R-Metairie, said the choice to send the letters was "premature at best, reckless at worst". Read More »

Suns to Offer Clint Capela 'Max or Near-Max' Deal

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Houston will have the right to match any offer that another team gives to Capela, but they may be a bit tight from a money perspective if a big offer comes his way. He has followed up with a good postseason, averaging 14.4 points, 12.2 rebounds, 2.8 blocks and 1.6 assists per game heading into the long-awaited Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors . Read More »

Twins Activate Byron Buxton, Will Play Thursday Night At Angels

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Buxton has been on the DL since April 18th, retroactive to the 15th as he suffered with migraine headaches before suffering a hairline fracture to his toe. On one hand, they could really use his glove and speed and arm in centerfield, assuming he's playing at or close ot full capacity. Signed to a minor-league deal this offseason, he produced a game-winning single in the 16th inning of a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on April 18 in Puerto Rico. Read More »

Blake Bortles Stops Alleged Truck Thief ... At Jags House Party

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This is where things got insane. cops checked the surveillance video from the home and saw the man walk up from the street and get into Blake's black Ford F-150 truck, which was unlocked with the keys inside. Footage allegedly shows the suspect stealing Blake's wallet - and then attempting to leave with the truck. but he was boxed in by other cars and couldn't get out. Read More »

Sad Alonso hints at Formula One exit

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Asked how he has retained his hunger in F1 despite not winning in half a decade, he said: "I [have] kept the motivation because I'm competitive". "The three big teams, it's hard to challenge them at the moment and it's going to take a while", said Button to Sky Sports . Read More »

Saints players know Mark Ingram is a RB 'you can't replace'

Ingram is coming off the best season of his seven-year career in New Orleans. "He and I spoke, so it wasn't a surprise to us that he's not here", coach Sean Payton said of Ingram's recent absence. "He's a guy that contributes, and more important than that, he's a father, he's a husband and he's a friend, so I look forward to catching up with him and seeing what happened". Read More »

Giants cut their one-time starting running back

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He's likely to go unclaimed given the injury, and could land on the reserve/NFI list. The New York Giants placed a lot of emphasis on their backfield for the 2018 campaign with the selection of former Penn State standout running back Saquon Barkley with the second overall pick in this year's draft. Read More »

Chicago White Sox vs

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First pitch is 8:10pm. Chicago took a 5-2 lead into the ninth but lost its fifth in a row and fell to 9-25. The odds for wagering on the game's total sit at -110 for both the over and the under. The bullpen for the Pirates ranks 18th in the league with a 4.41 ERA. The White Sox shaved the deficit to 3-1 on a run-scoring single by Jose Abreu before Minnesota struck again. Read More »

UFC 224 Embedded, Episode 3

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Top-ranked middleweights clash in the evening's co-main event, as Ronaldo "Jacaré" Souza takes on Kelvin Gastelum , in another attempt to answer the age-old question: jiu-jitsu or wrestling? Strawweight Amanda Cooper discusses her baby food diet. Read More »

Kelechi Iheanacho scores as Leicester City beat Arsenal

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The club handled Wenger's last home match in charge last Sunday in typically classic fashion. If you check the home and away points tally this season, Arsenal rank second in the home points Premier League Table and 15th in the away points table. Read More »

Green Dot Corporation Stock Soars on Hot Q1 Earnings Results

The stock increased 1.59% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $31.22. About 338,399 shares traded. Green Dot has a 1 year low of $62.52 and a 1 year high of $64.94. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating , nine have assigned a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company. Read More »

Skechers Sues Adidas Over FBI Probe Into Basketball Investigation

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Skechers is filing the suit in relation to former adidas representative Jim Gatto and the fraud charges against him . Skechers is thereby seeking a lump sum equivalent to the "ill-gotten profits, damages for lost sales and diminished brand value and increased advertising and marketing costs" caused by Adidas as a monopolizing entity. Read More »

Chelsea v Huddersfield - Story of the match

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A failure to win or draw against Brighton on final day could leave them out of the top four , if Chelsea beat Newcastle. But we must accept the result. "We tried for the whole game and we were unlucky to concede the goal because I felt we were going to score sooner or later". Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana has given the Reds a massive injury boost by returning to full training with the first-team squad. Read More »

Mourinho rings the changes for Man United's visit to West Ham

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The match is to be played in London, as the Devils are slowly finishing this Premier League campaign, getting ready for the FA Cup final that awaits the team on 19 May against Chelsea . "I trust some [players] more than others that can bridge that gap". "I have to make sure I've got what I want to do". Moyes joined in November on a contract until the end of the season, and it seems neither he nor the club are in a hurry to extend it. Read More »

Thunder's Nick Collison Retiring After 15 Seasons

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With Collison retiring, there are now only two active players in the National Basketball Association who played for the Sonics franchise: Kevin Durant and Jeff Green . From day one we felt the love, and I want everyone to know I've loved playing in Oklahoma City. "It was our second year in Oklahoma City, coming off a 23-59 debut season, one we started 3-29 and had people wondering if we were the worst team of all time", wrote Collison. Read More »

Spanish Grand Prix: Who will top the podium in Spain?

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Red Bull's Adrian Newey was seen walking away from the garage in disgust and Christian Horner was so livid when reporters tried speaking to him as he made his way to the drivers. The new surface may have evolved as well. When the safety auto cleared the track in Lap 6, Vettel bolted to jump a lead of about 1.5 seconds ahead of Hamilton which eventually grew to 5.5seconds by Lap 22. Read More »

How to stop LeBron? 'I don't know,' says Celtics rookie Tatum

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They refused to allow Philadelphia stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons to dominate the way they did in the latter half of the regular season and the first round of the playoffs. Tatum then made a layup with 22.5 seconds remaining before Embiid missed a point-blank shot under the basket against Baynes. Boston led 61-52 at halftime. Read More »

Incoming Florida signee arrested after trespassing incident

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He allegedly left his auto to "kick her vehicle" and "attempted to let the air out of her passenger rear tire" before she stopped him and then "left the parking lot to get away from him". He was booked at 3:48 p.m. on Tuesday and released Wednesday at 2:37 a.m. after posting a $500 bond, according to state records. One of the top recruits in Florida's 2018 football recruiting class was reportedly arrested on Wednesday. Read More »

Ford, Wood, Quinn: 'We will continue to support' HC Matt Patricia

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The team says the will continue to work with players and the National Football League to further awareness and protections for those who are victims of sexual assault or violence. But they said they would be standing by Patricia. It is not clear whether or not the Lions had contracted the firm to run a background check on Patricia or if this was someone else. Read More »

Yates moves into overall lead of Giro, Chaves wins stage 6

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As Esteban was at the front with a pretty big group, it made me sit back. "I said to him as soon as I caught him that he could take the stage because if I had enough time then I would take the jersey". The Giro heads to the Italian mainland for Friday's seventh stage - a flat 159K (99-mile) route from Pizzo to Praia a Mare. Groupama-FDJ rider Thibaut Pinot finished third, 26 seconds behind the leading duo in the same group as reigning champion Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb), Tour de France ... Read More »

Celtics pull it out in nail-biting game 5 to defeat Sixers

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It was just unfortunate that it happened that way. Were there times when Embiid was too much for Baynes? Embiid attempted to muscle Baynes out of the way but the Australian held his ground and was able to repel him. "They're a really good team". After the game, Philadelphia head coach Brett Brown said he wasn't ready to reflect on anything the Sixers might have accomplished during the season. Read More »

José Mourinho: some of my players too mentally weak for Manchester United

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The Man U manager has made it very clear that he would want the teammates to have the same mentality as him to avoid losing to weaker teams. "So, at this moment, for me, he is staying". And Mourinho, who is often thought to favour established players over youth, was asked recently whether a loan spell could benefit the English youngster. Read More »

West Brom's relegation: The damning statistics

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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 »