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Nobody can point the finger at us says Mourinho

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With Paul Pogba recently being relegated to Manchester United's bench, how he feels about being dropped by Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho yet again has now reportedly been revealed. Coming into the encounter with a negative goal difference, United were in need of a confidence-building performance and a contest against the Premier League's most porous defence was just what the doctor ordered. Read More »

Bucks improve to 2-0 against Raptors with win in Toronto

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The Bucks scored the first six points of the fourth quarter to lead by 11, but Toronto was within four points on two free throws by Leonard. Khris Middleton is adding 18.1 points and 5.7 rebounds per contest. "I'd like for him to be a touch more aggressive", Nurse said of Lowry, according to Sporting News . "Can we get a little confidence back, get a little pep in our step?" Jrue Holiday scored 37 points on 14-of-22 shooting in the Pelicans' 116-108 victory over the Pistons. Read More »

Dolphins stun Patriots with 'Miami Miracle' lateral TD for walk-off win

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He found a lane and beat two defenders to the corner of the end zone - defensive back J.C. Jackson and Gronkowski. "We missed opportunities", coach Bill Belichick said. "Those guys executed it as well as you could", Gase said. "I was looking to make a block so they wouldn't throw me the ball", Larsen said. The Patriots and Texans are both 9-4 as they chase the other first-round bye. Read More »

Lakers, Suns talking three-team trade centered on Ariza

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The Suns, meanwhile, are seeking a guard and a draft pick in exchange for Ariza. A moment of silence is observed in honor of Philip "Flip" Saunders' passing before the game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Minnesota Timberwolves at Staples Center on October 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. Read More »

1st Test: India in promising position after Day 3

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India amassed 307 in their second innings with vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane smashing 70 and first innings century-maker Cheteshwar Pujara a composed 71. He squandered the reprieve, adding only one run before lobbing a miscued pull to Pujara at midwicket, with Shami making the breakthrough. Pujara went for the review and hawkeye showed the ball was going over the stumps . Read More »

Cleveland police launching internal investigation regarding Kareem Hunt incident

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Now, EA Sports is taking action and removing Hunt from Madden 19 as well. The video shows Hunt shoving the woman several times in a Cleveland hotel hallway in February while people try to hold him back. Life came crashing down for second-year running back Kareem Hunt . The Washington Post noted that EA Sports dropped former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice from Madden 15 after video surfaced of him punching his then-fiancee, and former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was ... Read More »

Five Things to Know About New Chiefs' WR Kelvin Benjamin

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The former Buffalo Bills WR was released by the team this week and passed through waivers. The deal is for one year, the source said, meaning Benjamin will be a free agent this offseason. At this point in the season, the Chiefs pretty much know that they are locking in a spot in the playoffs. We'll have to wait and see how he fits in with the Chiefs high-flying offense. Read More »

Klopp and Howe united in appreciation for Salah

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Mohamed Salah was back to his best this afternoon as he fired Liverpool to a 4-0 victory over Bournemouth with three trademark goals. "We are not really interested in other teams", he said. That went well in the second half. Liverpool took a three-goal lead thanks to an acrobatic own-goal in the 68th from Cook, who somehow back-heeled past goalkeeper Asmir Begovic when trying to deal with Andy Robertson's cross. Read More »

Boca Juniors have Copa Libertadores appeal rejected by CAS

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River will celebrate their victory at the city's Puerta del Sol square which is traditionally the scene of the city's New Year's celebrations. "It's sad because we the players don't deserve to have to leave to another country and play the final in another country, they kicked us out", Tevez remarked, and it is true this feels like an occasion soiled and an opportunity missed to see the best of South American football, regardless of what happens at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday. Read More »

Nuggets PF Paul Millsap Suffers Broken Toe After Nasty Fall

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Denver (17-9) dropped games on back-to-back nights for the first time all season after sweeping the first three situations. Atlanta (AP ) - John Collins scored a career-high 30 points and reserves Vince Carter and DeAndre' Bembry fueled a third-quarter rally that helped the Atlanta Hawks beat the Denver Nuggets 106-98 on Saturday night. Read More »

Army tops Navy for eighth straight win

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President Donald Trump, right, talks with Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley, left, during the Army-Navy NCAA college football game in Philadelphia, Saturday, Dec. During the second half, he sat between Vice Adm. Ted Carter Jr. and Richard V. Spencer, secretary of the Navy . The record since 1890 shows Navy with 60 wins, Army with 51 and seven ties. Read More »

Gerrard frustrated by Rangers’ lack of discipline in Aberdeen defeat

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How many of Rangers' seven red cards this season have been deserved? "We say to the young boys all the time that to be an Aberdeen player you have to have that mentality and make sure every performance is right up there". "In the second half our positioning was better but we were still too loose". "Then if you don't take chances you're vulnerable at the end of the game". Read More »

Man City suffer 1st loss of season against Chelsea

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It ended City's 21-game unbeaten run in the league stretching back into last season when Pep Guardiola's side won the title with 100 points. Adarabioyo, who is black, was said to have ' splashed out on a £2.25 million mansion despite having never started a Premier League match ' while Foden, who is white, bought a ' new £2 million home for his mum '. Read More »

Twitter Reacts To Greg Hardy, Rachael Ostovich On The Same Card

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Hardy has been accused of committing domestic violence in the past, which ultimately led to him being released from the Carolina Panthers . That event, which already features Paige VanZant vs Rachael Ostovich (who was recently the victim of domestic abuse), will mark the first live event of a five-year deal between the UFC and ESPN . Read More »

FIFA Ranking: Black Queens drop in latest ranking

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The 24 teams were split into four pots on Friday, with the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association world rankings determining their seedings. They are three teams that we can be very competitive against and on the right day we can get a result against them. Having recorded their best World Cup finish of third in 2015, Phil Neville's England may find it challenging to repeat that feat after being drawn with Scotland, Argentina and Japan, who knocked the Lionesses out at ... Read More »

Messi's free-kick magic keeps Barcelona top of LaLiga

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Messi was prevented a hat-trick by a smart Diego Lopez save in the 69th minute, and Espanyol thought that they had registered in the 73rd minute when Duarte converted a Sergio Garcia free kick. Espanyol started the second period on the front foot, but aside from a Sergi Darder attempt which missed the crossbar, the home supporters did not have too much to shout about. Read More »

Saints are in good fingers with Hasenhuttl, says Davis - Eire

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He said: "At 3-0 maybe we drop a little bit in our concentration I think we start to think the game was over and always it is so unsafe when there is so much time to play". Cardiff's latest win lifts them up to 14th in the Premier League table and four points above the relegation zone, and Warnock has praised the fans for helping his side produce their strong home form. Read More »

Messi Is Overrated - Pele Declares

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I had three surgeries in the past years, but I'm not 100 per cent. Indeed, three-time World Cup victor Pele does not even think Messi is the best Argentinian player in history - telling Folha de Sao Paulo that Diego Maradona was " much better ". Read More »

Derek Fisher hired as head coach of WNBA's LA Sparks

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Fisher coached the Knicks to a 40-96 record over the course of his tenure. The Sparks, led by two-time WNBA MVP Candace Parker , went 19-15 in the 2018 season and lost to the Washington Mystics in the second round of the playoffs. News conference is set for Friday. Two years ago, Agler guided the team to the WNBA Championship in 2016. Brian Agler resigned as the team's head coach last week, leaving a vacancy that will be filled by the former National Basketball Association player ... Read More »

Ajax Star De Jong To Sign £75m Deal

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It is a compliment to the youth academy and to the development of the players that takes place here. But for now it's all eyes on De Jong - who is expected to make his £67million move to one of Europe's giants in the summer. However, with numerous side's interested in De Jong's signature, this certainly has the potential to develop into an incredibly eventful transfer saga. Read More »

Iwobi Reacts To Arsenal’s Draw With Manchester United

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But the 19-year-old believes this his team have what it takes to reel in their rivals come May. "That's the best for him and for us". Former France defender Laurent Koscielny could come into the matchday squad, after twice playing for Arsenal Under-23s, either on Saturday or next week against Qarabag in the Europa League. Read More »

Eden Hazard Agrees Big Move

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Recent reports suggest that Chelsea have offered to make Hazard the highest-paid player in the club's history in a bid to persuade him to spurn an exit and remain at Stamford Bridge beyond 2020. Sarri spoke to reporters and said that Hazard's importance at the club is crucial but the Belgian's future lies in his own hands, "You know very well Eden is very important for us, like every special player". Read More »

Red Sox RHP Eovaldi signs four-year deal

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It's not hard to find reason for caution with Nathan Eovaldi's new contract with the Boston Red Sox . He went from LA to the Miami Marlins to the Yankees, then he signed a contract with the Tampa Bay Rays in 2017 and then was traded to the Red Sox midway through last season as the team was looking to solidify their rotation in hopes of a title. Read More »

Tua Tagovailoa and Kyler Murray split honors at College Football Awards

CT. Tagovailoa took home the Walter Camp Award as well as the Maxwell Award, both of which honor the nation's top player. He beat out Oklahoma's Kyler Murray and West Virginia's Will Grier for the award. The 5-foot-9 signal-caller led the Sooners to a College Football Playoff berth while throwing for 4,053 yards and 40 touchdowns and rushing for 892 yards with 11 scores. Read More »

Bucks Acquire Jason Smith From Wizards As Part Of Three-Way Trade

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The Cavaliers and Wizards will swap second round picks, with Cleveland getting Washington's second in 2021 and sending their second in 2022. Despite missing a chunk of the season, Hill is a player that will be useful for the Bucks on the court, where his career three-point shooting mark of over 38 percent will see him fit in well with both the Bucks reserves and starters. Read More »

Durant: Environment around LeBron is 'toxic'

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LeBron James apparently wants to share some shine with Carmelo Anthony . "So his talents benefit more from a guy who can pass and penetrate and get him open". " Kevin Love , he had to totally change his game to fit, to be a shooter". Bosh, same way. LeBron is a player that needs to play with guys that already know how they play the game-and shooters. Read More »

Easy for Real Madrid in Spanish Copa del Rey

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Goalkeepers: Thibaut Courtois, Keylor Navas and Kiko Casilla. The only big omission from the squad is defender Jesus Vallejo , who has struggled with injury since joining the club last season. Isco and Vinicius Junior added two more before Melilla , a tiny Spanish autonomous enclave in north Africa, scored through striker Yacine Qasmi's 81st-minute penalty. Read More »

Cardinals strike gold, get Goldschmidt from Diamondbacks

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Louis Cardinals acquire 1B Paul Goldschmidt from the Arizona Diamondbacks for right-handed starting pitcher Luke Weaver , C Carson Kelly , infielder Andy Young and a Round B compensation pick in the 2019 draft. The Washington Nationals signed Patrick Corbin to a six-year 140 million dollar contract. He has compiled a career.297 batting average, 209 home runs, and 710 RBI. Read More »

Joe Gomez ruled out until 2019 with fractured leg

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Dyche was responding to comments from Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp regarding Burnley's tactics and the performance of referee Stuart Attwell. Dyche sent his best wishes to the 21-year-old but insisted Mee had done nothing wrong. "There are a lot of players who can play that position, especially in the way we play now". But the German hit back in his press conference today: " Daniel Sturridge is no cheat". Read More »

Ex-MLBers Luis Valbuena, Jose Castillo Die In Car Crash In Venezuela

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The crash reportedly happened when Valbuena and Castillo left the University Stadium at Caracas after playing a game in a Venezuelan Professional Baseball League. He also had played for the Houston Astros, Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Indians and Seattle Mariners from 2008 to 2016. "Our thoughts and prayers are with their loved ones during this time of grief", the Angels said in a statement. Read More »