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Westbrook becomes NBA's second 20-20-20 man

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Westbrook wasn't having it, waving off Hamidou Diallo . It was an awkward situation for Westbrook to grab the final two rebounds needed, though. During the Oklahoma City Thunder's nationally televised game against the Los Angeles Lakers , Westbrook joined Wilt Chamberlain as the only player in National Basketball Association history to have 20 points, assists, and rebounds in a single game. Read More »

Arsenal vs. Newcastle United - Football Match Report

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Emery put's the rise down to finding some consistency. The coach said we had to be patient and efficient in the box and we did that. I don't think it's more and I hope he will be ready for Sunday at Everton. Unai Emery's side were far from their best, but Ramsey's display while wearing the captain's armband was significant, and his departure with an apparent injury in the second half will come as something of a worry. Read More »

LATE SATURDAY: Ovechkin nets 51st goal in Caps' win over Lightning

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Before the Bolts had even registered their first shot on goal, Nicklas Backstrom put Washington ahead, scoring midway through the first period. The last to do it was Jaromir Jagr during the 2005-06 season. Without factoring in the remaining three games on the Capitals' schedule, and assuming that Ovechkin has five productive seasons left in him, he'll need to average 47 goals across that next half decade to match Gretzky's National Hockey League record for career goals. Read More »

The end for AAF? Alliance of American Football to suspend football operations

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Over the past two weeks, though, reports surfaced of the league trying to work with the NFL Players Association on allowing practice squad players with futures contracts to participate in the AAF . And on the way out the door, the AAF is reportedly making their players pay for their own flights home. The 2012 Heisman Trophy victor completed 2 of 3 passes for 13 yards and ran three times for 18 yards for the Memphis Express before suffering the injury while going low and getting hit in ... Read More »

Johnson wins 1st pole since '16 | Racing

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It was Hamlin's third win at Texas, his first since sweeping both races in 2010. Four other Chevy drivers joined the Hendrick cars in the top 10, a promising sign for the manufacturer yet to win a race this season. It is the first stage all season when Logano didn't score any points. Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski have the three wins for Team Penske this season, but it was a tough day at Texas. Read More »

Mick Schumacher on track as test begins

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Many teams were using "rookie" drivers and Mick Schumacher, who was testing for Ferrari , had a solid day finishing the day second on the timesheet with a 1.29.976. Michael Schumacher suffered serious head injuries in a skiing accident in December 2013 and has remained in private care ever since the incident. However, he qualified just tenth for his first F2 race in Bahrain, and finished the two races eighth and sixth. Read More »

Roger Federer wins 101st title by winning Miami Open

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Now 37, Federer became tennis' first repeat champion of 2019 when he won his 101st career title Sunday by beating a hobbled John Isner in the Miami Open final, 6-1, 6-4. Isner also paid tribute to Federer during the ceremony. Federer will not appear at the next Masters event in Monte Carlo but is slated to play in Madrid at the beginning of May. Read More »

Real Madrid consider the futures of the players out on loan

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Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has appeared to hint that goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois could be sold after just one season at the club. "He is a young player who has been here for eight years". "We are already doing that [planning], although things will be made public at the end of the season", he said. "But there is an institution here, this is an important club, with people in charge". Read More »

NBA player Porzingis denies rape allegation -lawyer

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Following the New York Post report , Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told The News by email, "We have been instructed by federal authorities not to comment". Porzingis allegedly revoked his promise. Porzingis' attorney Roland G. Riopelle stated that the player's side unequivocally denies all allegations, per ESPN . Read More »

Alliance of American Football to suspend operations immediately, reports say

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While Dundon funded the league payroll, sources say he did not pay vendors that worked with the AAF , many of whom are still looking for their money. Dundon had previously stated that the league cannot survive without the help of the NFL Players Association. AAF players have three-year, non-guaranteed contracts for $250,000, Rovell previously reported . Read More »

Ex-Chelsea striker Sutton: 'Erratic' Sarri running out of time

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Ruben Loftus-Cheek stole in at the back post to head home Willian's centre in the first minute of added time to complete the turnaround and leave Cardiff empty-handed. Is it payback time for all the years I've shouted at referees? "Have they all got together now and said, 'let's get him out of this place?'" "They have to help the players during the match", said Sarri. Read More »

Tottenham star Harry Kane keen on potential National Football League career

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Even on the train to White Hart Lane, I was regularly peering out of the window to see if the ground was in view yet as if I was a child again. "He knows me well and I know him well". The answer is now the players, how they perform, how they take things seriously. Hopefully, cross fingers, things are going to be fine for the club and now moving forward , no playing at Wembley anymore - except if you play the FA Cup final! "Our players handled it so well, professional and focused on our ... Read More »

Arsenal We need to convince people we can be consistent, says Emery

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We are happy", Lacazette told Sky Sports . But Carragher says: "If I was saying now and had to call it now I'd probably still go for Spurs and Man Utd". We need to convince everybody we can be consistent away. But with big spirit, I think we did that. Mesut Ozil has quality, when he can find the best performance for the team, he is playing like we want with the system and how tactically we want. Read More »

Graeme Souness: Liverpool 'will to win' not enough to take title

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Speaking at the launch of BT Sport film "Two Tribes" that will look at football on Merseyside in the 1980s, Lawrenson insists Liverpool should not be accused of throwing away their chance to end the club's 29-year wait for a league title if they finish behind City when the final ball is kicked. Read More »

Chiefs acquire Ogbah from Browns for Murray

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Kitchens also said running back Duke Johnson was not present Monday. Johnson, who's been mentioned in trade talks because of the Kareem Hunt signing, was a no-show for the start of the voluntary offseason program today. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Ogbah was a no-show for the first day of the Browns' offseason program on Monday with the trade lingering, and reports circulated throughout the day about where he'd land. Read More »

Tom Brady announces he's 'retiring,' but there's a catch

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) reacts after Super Bowl LIII against the Los Angeles Rams at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Later, after more people chirped at him about the post, Brady, whose bio simply reads "Family and Football", responded: "Was this a bad joke?" Third, was this a good April Fools' tweet? No, Brady is not actually retiring, but I do imagine he'll be tweeting #LFG quite a bit. Read More »

Title heat is fuelling our quadruple drive - Guardiola

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After goals in either half from Roberto Firmino and Lucas Moura, plus a crucial intervention by Virgil van Dijk to deny a two-on-one counter-attack five minutes from time, Mohamed Salah's header was pushed off Alderweireld and into the net by Hugo Lloris . Read More »

No. 1 seed Virginia outlasts No. 12 Oregon 53-49 in NCAAs

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Meanwhile, the Ducks came to Louisville, Ky., after two comfortable wins, including a big upset over No. 5 seed Wisconsin. Jerome gave the Cavaliers a three-point lead with 3:34 remaining, and then they used their trademark defense to smother the Ducks and make it stand. Read More »

UVA is headed to the Final Four

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After winning their Elite Eight matchups Saturday and Sunday, the teams from Virginia , Auburn, Michigan State and Texas Tech will descend on Minneapolis for the Final Four. You can be in the middle of the biggest, most high-leverage game of your life and still find time to respect the opponent. Edwards tested the waters last season and got good feedback from teams. Read More »

Huddersfield relegate from Premier League with 6 games to end the season

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But it was a miracle the northern English team secured a second season in the Premier League, having resisted splurging its newfound wealth to chase survival. "The penalty definitely summed up the season". "I don't want to talk about those failures publicly, but it is important to learn as a club and this club is willing to do it". Read More »

Pochettino in full praise for ‘this’ Liverpool man before Sunday

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Liverpool regained top spot in the table with a 2-1 win over Tottenham on Sunday courtesy of a Toby Alderweireld own goal in added time. Tottenham's trip to Anfield on Sunday may be the toughest Premier League test of the season left for Liverpool and Klopp has a full squad to choose from with all those away on global duty over the past fortnight returning back fit. Read More »

Kentucky’s PJ Washington to test his foot, could play Friday

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Calipari said on Jim Rome's radio show that Washington did not practice Wednesday and he didn't know if he'd play. "Now, it's 'Can you play?"' Calipari said. "If we can get him back, I feel like we'll be a lot stronger team". "I feel good", he said. He played in 33 games and averaged 14.8 points and 7.6 rebounds per game while shooting 51.5 percent from the field. Read More »

Michigan State Basketball: 5 takeaways from clutch Sweet 16 win over LSU

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Coach Tom Izzo's upperclassman-heavy team is one victory away from its first Final Four appearance since 2015. And that sent the Tigers on to the Elite Eight for only the second time and first since 1986. That's where Will Wade would have been the great equalizer in their matchup with the Michigan State Spartans in the Sweet 16. LSU, the SEC's leading rebounding team, needed to stay even on the boards with the Spartans, the Big Ten's best rebounding unit. Read More »

Sergio AGUERO with a goal and assist for Manchester City in win

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A potential 14 games now stand between them and history, but there will be far tougher tests in wait than a dispirited and dishevelled Fulham , who played a huge part in their downfall. "Of course, we are more focused on ourselves, but sometimes we look when Manchester is playing, we have more pressure than if we play ourselves!" 'If you want a title, you have to play. Read More »

F1: Alonso to test with McLaren in Bahrain

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He will also race for the team at Indianapolis 500 where a win will see him complete the triple crown. "I said past year "bye-bye" and it was because I felt this chapter was already complete - and I achieved in Formula One a lot more than I had dreamed". Read More »

Bryce Harper Rocks Awesome Philadelphia-Themed Garb In Phillies Debut

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Despite hitting a home run while wearing his fancy new merch, Harper struck out twice and grounded out once in his first three at-bats in his debut for the Phillies. 3 jersey set professional sports records for sales in 24 and 48 hours, according to online retailer Fanatics. "Just the energy there was in the ballpark today", he said . Read More »

Isner Tops Auger-Aliassime to Get Back to Miami Open Final

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Yet serving for the set, the 18-year-old's inexperience and nerves were exposed when he produced three of his seven double faults and opened the door for the 33-year-old American who went on to take the first tiebreak 7-3. "I couldn't put a second serve in anymore". "I got a bit lucky there at the end", Federer said. "It's like I caught a virus or something. Yeah, that's just very tough to swallow". Read More »

Felix Auger-Aliassime stuns Borna Coric

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He had Thursday off, which probably saved him a bit of a frustrating day mentally. Despite his defeat, he will see his ranking jump from No. 55 to 33 in the world next week. Shapovalov was better on first serve, winning 76 per cent of his points, as compared to 63 per cent for the 21-year-old Tiafoe. "I think I'm seeing the long term", he said. Read More »

Chelsea's Higuain challenged to find best form by Sarri

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In this season he's still very young, only 18, and at the moment he has played for - I don't remember exactly - but 19 or 20 matches. Asked if Higuain will be at Chelsea next term, Sarri replied: "I don't know, I'd like to see him at the top in the last two months". Read More »

NCAA Tournament roundup: Okeke injured as Auburn upsets UNC

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The victor of that Elite 8 matchup will punch their ticket to the Final Four starting April 6 in Minneapolis, Minn. In the Elite Eight on Sunday, Duke will take on No. Herro, who made two free throws with 13 seconds to wrap up his 19-point night, also played a superb game defensively. As a team, Auburn is averaging 80.2 points per game on 45.3% shooting from the field, 38.1% from behind the arc and 70.8% from the foul line this season. Read More »