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Nancy Pelosi rejects Mueller report classified briefing

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And Barr notified Congress in a letter Friday that Mueller had concluded his investigation. A spokesperson from the Justice Department said the conclusions of the report (note that this isn't the same as the report itself) may be released to the public as the same time as it is to Congress, perhaps to avoid the issue of somebody on either side of the political aisle attempting to leak a heavily spun version of the conclusions. Read More »

Watch Minnesota’s Amir Coffey’s posterizing dunk against Michigan State

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Louisville. Minnesota's victory over Louisville was its first tournament win since 2013, after not having an official NCAA tournament victory since 1990 (wins in 1994 and 1997 were vacated). He led the charge in terms of outside shooting. During their last five games, the Golden Gophers have scored an average of 69.4 points per game (1.8 below their season average) and allowed an average of 73.2 points per game (3.8 above their season average). Read More »

Calipari: 'Guess' is Washington out for Round 2

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His status for a potential game on Saturday is unclear, though Washington is now in a hard cast for "precautionary reasons". "The specialists confirmed our original diagnosis that P.J. "It's just when is it healed enough that he can go?" Despite his absence, Kentucky blew out Abilene Christian 79-44. A 6-foot-8 forward with the strength to overpower opponents around the rim and the skill to knock down shots from the perimeter, Washington has been Kentucky's top frontcourt option this ... Read More »

Watch Chris Sale Mow Down Pirates In First Outing Since Signing Extension

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Sale, who turns 30 next week, has been one of the game's top starters the last seven seasons, throwing almost 1,400 innings with a 2.91 ERA and 10.9 K/9. Sale did, however, dominate when pitching out of the bullpen in October. The news comes during the same week that Sale's teammate, Mookie Betts , made it clear he'd be surprised if he doesn't become a free agent when his contract is up following the 2020 season. Read More »

Austria's Straka shares lead at Valspar Championship

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Paul Casey drove into Innisbrook and saw his picture on posters and programs, just what he needed to forget the cut he missed last week. Russell Knox, Kevin Kisner and Luke Donald were tied for third on four under and American Keegan Bradley is part of a five-player group on three under. Read More »

Shaquille O’Neal Has Been Announced As The Next Papa John’s Spokesman

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Shaq announced the news on his Instagram account with a statement about the company and how much he loves their product, TMZ reported. Yes, we can all agree on that. The move comes less than one year after Manning reportedly sold his 31 Papa John's stores in the Denver area . After announcing the longtime former Laker joined the company, its stock rose almost five percent, CNN Business reported. Read More »

Gareth Southgate says England hat-trick hero Raheem Sterling was devastating

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Borussia Dortmund sensation Sancho is expected to be the man to step in against Czech Republic at Wembley on Friday and Montenegro in Podgorica on Monday for a pair of European Championship qualifiers, but Southgate said he is just as prepared to hand Chelsea academy prospect Hudson-Odoi his senior global debut in a competitive setting. Read More »

Kevin Durant’s ‘Adopted Brother’ Cliff Dixon Fatally Shot

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The gunman, described as a black male wearing a black skull cap, fled from the scene and remained at large as of Thursday afternoon. The 32-year-old was then rushed to Grady Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead, sources reveal. "You keep me every day", Durant said in his speech. "I ain't pick no sides.I ain't change up.Thank you for all the bday love!" I wouldn't be be here without you guys. Read More »

Ronaldo Fined Over Goal Celebration

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The reigning European champions had Cristiano Ronaldo back in contention after his post-World Cup hiatus, but even he could not inspire Santos' men. Ronaldo is Europe's leading worldwide scorer with 85 goals for Portugal. The duo, once the most expensive two players in football, played alongside one another at the Santiago Bernabeu between 2013 and 2018 but were said to have a poor rapport prior to the Portuguese's transfer to Juventus. Read More »

Finch hopes Australia carry momentum in Pakistan series

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This is Australia's second tour of the UAE after October a year ago when they played Pakistan in a two-Test and three-T20I series. I think Pakistan will also perform well in the World Cup looking at the way they have been performing. "I think since we played South Africa in Australia we have got better and better", said Finch of the 2-1 series defeat in November previous year. Read More »

Iowa headed to Columbus to face Cincinnati

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Because of being one of the top 16 seeds in the field, Iowa State gets to host the first two rounds of the tournament in Ames, where the Cyclones will face off with No. Cumberland was clearly the best player on the floor, a god among insects for stretches, and chastened anyone still asking whether he deserved the AAC Player of the Year honors. Read More »

Lionel Messi returns but Angel Di Maria ruled out of Argentina friendlies

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Much has unfolded since then. "He signed a contract and when the Copa America is over, a decision will be made". He is his country's all-time scorer on 85 goals , and during the World Cup in Russian Federation moved to second in the all-time global scoring charts, behind only Iranian legend Ali Daei, who bagged an incredible 109 goals in 149 games. Read More »

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Cricketer Gautam Gambhir joins BJP

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The Delhi-based batsman who retired from global cricket in 2018, was instrumental in helping India win the T20 World Cup 2007 and World Cup 2011 playing solid knocks in finals of both the tournaments. A final decision is yet to be taken though, they added. "I would like to thank Jaitley sir, Ravi Shankar Prasad sir and BJP for giving me this opportunity to be doing something special for the country". Read More »

Declan Rice apologises for ‘Up the Ra’ Instagram comments

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Yes and no. On paper, the Czech Republic are the best of England's opponents in group A. But that is not saying much in a weak group that includes Bulgaria, Montenegro and Kosovo. I think we should have a bigger pool because for young kids joining the English academies, there should be the dream of being a professional player. London-born Rice won three global caps for the Republic of Ireland during friendlies, but switched allegiance last month and declared himself eligible to play ... Read More »

Kevin Durant's 'Adopted Brother' Clifford Dixon Fatally Shot Outside Atlanta Bar

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The former Western Kentucky basketball player was celebrating his 32nd birthday when he was shot outside of a strip mall in Chamblee, Ga., early Thursday morning, according to BET . Rest in heavenly peace bro u ain't deserve whatever happen to u all we talked about was ball bitches and gettin to it! Dixon and Mena dated for ten months back in 2018, with plenty of ups and downs along the way. Read More »

Anyone Not Named Duke Worth Betting On — March Madness

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I think Duke is playing too well right now to falter, especially in a big game, which all of these tournament games are. So who do the zoo denizens think will win the Big Dance? We can thank the Jackrabbits of South Dakota State for losing in the first round of the Summit League Tournament. Read More »

Syracuse Basketball: Predictions vs Baylor in NCAA Tournament

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Still, Mason has the capability to take over a game in the NCAA tournament , which he did against Baylor while he was still at Yale, dropping 31 points on the Bears. Against Pitt , Howard dropped 18 points in 37 minutes in a 73-59 win in the ACC tournament . Howard made 11-of-20 shots overall with Tyus Battle absent on Thursday. Read More »

Deontay Wilder to defend WBC title against Dominic Breazeale in May

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We've seen many fighters get into situations with promoters and get put on the shelf. "It takes a lot of people and a lot of cooperation to make that happen", Wilder said about Joshua. The two rivals looked as good as locked in for a rematch and both men were saying all the right things in regards to their pursuit of Anthony Joshua, who now holds three of the four versions of the world title. Read More »

Ichiro Suzuki announces his retirement

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I am honored to end my big league career where it started, with Seattle, and think it is fitting that my last games as a professional were played in my home country of Japan". Ichiro hit the ground running immediately in the MLB , winning the American League MVP in his first year. Ichiro spent 11 seasons with the Mariners before being dealt at the 2012 deadline to the New York Yankees. Read More »

College men's basketball: Badgers draw OR in NCAAs

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With the absence of Bol Bol on the other side for Oregon, Happ should see plenty of good looks in this game. In January they lost their best player and National Basketball Association prospect, Bol Bol to a season-ending injury, but recently have been picked up by the play of Payton Pritchard who had 20 points in the title game. Read More »

The Premier League might just have handed the title to Liverpool

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Looking ahead to the remaining key games in the title race, he continued: "I think the Saints game is one Liverpool drops points in, and that is not myself being biased". Pep Guardiola has been left furious following the Premier League's decision to move their game against Cardiff City to just three days before their FA Cup semi-final. Read More »

Packers bid farewell to Randall Cobb, Clay Matthews

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Though Cobb has a big name, we're not overwhelmed by this deal for Dallas . If you think signing soon-to-be 37-year-old Jason Witten from the Monday Night Football booth means the Cowboys' issues at tight end are totally fixed, then that's some extremely wishful thinking. Read More »

Celtics fall to 76ers in thriller as Joel Embiid outduels Kyrie Irving

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The hungry box was checked off by the 76ers, as they were desperately trying to avoid falling victim to a four-game, season-series sweep at the hands of the C's. He's averaging 9.1 points per game this season. Even without the win in their back pocket, Boston's leaders know that this was the type of game that can benefit the team down the line. Read More »

Look Germany make promising start with Serbia draw

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Coach Joachim Low sent world champions Mats Hummels , Jerome Boateng and Thomas Mueller into worldwide retirement in a surprise decision last week as his team prepare to launch their Euro 2020 qualification campaign against the Netherlands on Sunday. Read More »

Patriots interested in WR Jordy Nelson

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He signed a two-year contract with the Raiders last March and appeared in 15 games for them, finishing with 739 yards and three touchdowns. He'd previously spent nine successful seasons in Green Bay, where he enjoyed four 1,000-yard seasons and made the Pro Bowl in 2014. Read More »

Pundit reveals big Ole Gunnar Solskjaer doubt for next season

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But Matic has now warned the three clubs that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men will fight till the end of the season for the top-four position on the Premier League table. Pogba said: "Obviously the results have been very good and some of us have a coach that we know already from before". "When we lost last year's FA Cup final to Chelsea, I was not happy". Read More »

Spartans rally for win in Big Ten Tourney final

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MSU entered the game as the tourney's No. 1 seed with a 27-6 record while MI came in seeded third in the conference competition while sporting a 28-5 ledger. In addition to the red-hot shooting effort from beyond the arc, MI was dominant defensively against a really solid Iowa team that is headed to the NCAA tournament . Read More »

Indian Wells 2019: Thiem defeats Federer in the final

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After dropping his first set, the 25-year-old, Thiem earned a double break to go up 4-1 against Federer. "I feel like he had to come up with the goods, and it did feel like to some extent it was in my racket". Nadal and Federer were slated to meet for the 39th time on Saturday. "I was a little nervous to serve it out", Thiem said after the match. "For me, it is not about today only", said the world number two, who had not dropped a set in reaching the semi-finals. Read More »

Robert Kraft Reportedly Makes Decision On Plea Deal Offered

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In addition, ESPN's T.J. Quinn adds Kraft filed a motion to suppress the evidence (notably the video evidence), which is in case there's no deal reached that would automatically seal it. According to Quinn , law enforcement officials expected the " extremely graphic " footage to be released under Florida's public records law, which could be an incentive for Kraft to take a plea deal. Read More »