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Brignoli rescues Benevento to spoil Gattuso's Milan debut

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Milan opened strongly and Giacomo Bonaventura scored one goal - his first since January - and set up another for Nikola Kalinic after George Puscas' temporary equalizer for Benevento. "We've shown that we can play against anyone and just need the incidents to go our way". "It's a very strong, indescribable emotion", continued the 26-year-old, who joined promoted Benevento on loan this season from champions Juventus after scoring his first ever goal. Read More »

Lou Williams scores 20 points as Clippers lose to Jazz

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Wojnarowski corrected his tweet to say Thursday moments after sending his initial report. The only thing possibly more hilarious than Rivers cursing out one his own team's fans days after reportedly injuring his own teammate, would be his explanation for the latter. Read More »

Francis Ngannou Knocks Out Overeem And Wants Title Shot

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The action resumes with Overeem destroys a swinging Overeem with a counter left hook and Overeem goes out cold. He was on the canvas longer than the 1:42 it took Ngannou to put him there. Props to @francis_ngannou, I got hit with a uppercut from he**, one of his specialities which we new were very risky. "Some chill time now before back to the drawing board". Read More »

Arsenal 1-3 Manchester United: 5 Talking Points

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Manager Arsene Wenger said a poor start sabotaged Arsenal's hopes of extending a 12-match home winning run in the Premier League as they went down 3-1 to Manchester United on Saturday. The Spaniard used every part of his body to repel the Arsenal onslaught, making 14 hugely important saves, with one acrobatic effort preventing a Romelu Lukaku own goal late in the first half. Read More »

Jordan Zunic shoots 64 to surge clear in Australian PGA

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Unusual things can happen in the final round of big tournaments due to pressure but, unless he has a serious meltdown, Zunic looks set to win the biggest tournament of his career. Bland, 35, has not won a tournament since the 2015 Japanese PGA but he fired seven birdies and only one bogey to keep pace with Leishman. "I don't even really know, I can't remember it nearly because I was just going with the flow". Read More »

Clemson demolishes Miami en route to ACC title

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No. 1 Clemson and No. 7 Miami are set to meet in the ACC championship game Saturday night at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C. He ran for another score. 2 spot in the College Football Playoff poll. O'Reilly drilled 4 of 6 from beyond the arc for 19 points as Gardner-Webb (3-6) dominated the last part of the first half to go ahead 52-30 at the break. Read More »

City and Moyes put records on the line

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West Ham, on the other hand, have been hapless, conceding the most number of goals in the league so far this season while finding it hard to find the back of the net themselves. "But I said last week, and I'm saying again that I am focusing on the players here". "Before he was more active (on social media) and now he's more passive". Read More »

Rakitic ready to rumble with Messi in Croatia v Argentina

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Iceland, appearing in the competition for the first time, has been drawn in Group D along with Nigeria, Argentina and Croatia. "I think that from what I see it will be the best World Cup in the history". Morocco will have their work cut out against Cristiano Ronaldo and company, as well as 2010 World Champions Spain. "Nigeria have become a clasico for us in the World Cup , they have been improving like all the teams". Read More »

Giants coach Ben McAdoo: No regrets about Eli Manning benching

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The Eli Manning era appears to have come to an end with the New York Giants . "Starting just to keep the streak going and knowing you won't finish the game and have a chance to win it is pointless to me, and it tarnishes the streak". "Over the last five games, we will take a look at Geno, and we will also give Davis an opportunity". He still has three years remaining on his contract after this season, and that contract is incredibly team-friendly, making the decision to keep him on the ... Read More »

Danielson: Committee should favor Alabama over Georgia

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And he's willing to make flimsy arguments to state his case. Auburn went into the SEC title game playing against a Georgia team who they had beaten three weeks early. 10 TCU in Arlington, Texas , in the first Big 12 championship game since 2010. " I still say this, it'll still be a tough decision leaving no Big Ten ... Read More »

'Business as usual' - Gus Malzahn's message on eve of SEC Championship Game

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Malzahn received a one-year extension but no raise after last season. "You're talking about Alabama , Georgia , and of course, I'd throw us in there". Malzahn said that Johnson has since been able to do "some things" during practice this week. Arkansas fired Bret Bielema after its season finale and has since set its sights on Malzahn as the "top target" to replace him, according to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Read More »

Watch match highlights of Watford 1-1 Tottenham

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The ball clearly struck Eric Dier's arm as Richarlison played the ball into the box, only for referee Martin Atkinson to ignore the calls of the Watford players for a dramatic penalty at the death. "We deserved more", he said . The Lilywhites have now won just one of their last six league games and will hope that three consecutive home games can help them return to form before they go to Manchester City on the 16th. Read More »

Oklahoma storms past TCU to take early 17-0 lead

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The Heisman Trophy will nearly certainly belong to Mayfield next Saturday, too. They asked me if I thought they were one of the best ones in the country. What had been a 24-17 game at halftime morphed into a Sooner celebration complete with a big trophy and confetti cannons. Oklahoma raced to a 17-0 lead, in part to a Kyle Hicks fumble on TCU's first offensive play. Read More »

Final thoughts, score predictions ahead of SEC Championship

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Standing in the way is No. 4 Auburn , who a few weeks ago dominated Georgia. He has shown tremendous growth all season, and there is no reason to expect anything different today. Things could get really insane by the end of Saturday night. Welcome to the 2017 SEC Championship Prediction edition of SEC Football Predictions. The Tigers beat Tennessee twice in 2004 and SC twice in 2010. Read More »

Scott Frost Reportedly Leaving UCF for Nebraska

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His Golden Knights moved to 12-0 with Saturday's thrilling 62-55 victory over Memphis in the American Athletic Conference championship game, a feat made even more impressive by the fact UFC went just 6-7 last season in Frost's first year as a head coach. Read More »

Alshon Jeffery to stay with Philadelphia Eagles

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Also, Jeffery stuck by his word by telling Wentz that he would help him become the NFL MVP. "First of all I just want to thank (owner) Jeffrey Lurie and the entire Eagles organization", Jeffery said in a statement. According to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter , Jeffery signed a four-year deal worth $52 million with $27 million in guarantees. The 10-1 Eagles begin a major stretch this weekend with a trip to Seattle for Sunday Night Football followed by the first showdown between ... Read More »

South Africa beat New Zealand in Dubai

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An Alev Ketler conversion proved the difference in the quarterfinal, as the United States won 14-12 to pull off a huge upset. Meanwhile, England landed the bronze after beating Fiji 28-21. "We got stuck by our own line early in the second half and that killed us". "I thought we epitomised that and it was great with the English fans here, they really helped us through that game, and we're sorry we couldn't get the win", he added. Read More »

Alfa Romeo Sauber confirms Leclerc and Ericsson

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Sergio Marchionne, the chairman of both Ferrari and FIAT-owned Alfa, officially launched the vehicle brand's return after a 30-year absence. While the 2018 Formula 1 driver market has been nowhere near as volatile as expected given the extensions for Kimi Raikkonen , Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel, some questions were left unanswered following the final race of the season in Abu Dhabi last Sunday. Read More »

Antonio Conte: Chelsea manager is charged by FA after dismissal

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Benitez was brought in for six months in November 2012 to replace the popular Roberto di Matteo but despite finishing third in the Premier League and winning the Europa League, beating Benfica 2-1 in Amsterdam, the former Liverpool manager was never accepted by all the Chelsea fans. Read More »

Women officers will be onboard ships soon: Navy chief

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Deploying submarines on anti-piracy patrols was odd, he said, explaining that they are not an ideal platform for such operations. Admiral Lanba also highlighted how Indian naval ships have increased their presence in the IOR, fulfilling its role of being the "net security provider" in the area. Read More »

Guardiola regrets Redmond rant after City victory

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Hopefully I will improve. What I said is what I said and what Nathan said in his statement. I didn't know him last season, I realised how good he is. "You know - if you are my friends, don't ask me the question, because you know I get into problems". Read More »

Antonio Conte says he will not buy his wife a birthday gift

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Conte was quizzed about Luiz's current fitness levels in his post-match news conference on Wednesday night and the Italian admitted that he is not completely sure when the defender will be back available again. If we have to play every two days, I'm ready". I am very happy because my aim is always to help the team and if I get a goal like this it is always very good. Read More »

Nemanja Matic Unlikely To Be Fit For Clash With Arsenal

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Defensive pair Phil Jones and Eric Bailly have missed the last four matches with thigh and groin injuries respectively and they aren't expected back until later this month. "I want him to, he wants to, but I can not guarantee". On Thursday, England boss Gareth Southgate spoke about Jones, saying he had "massive empathy" for Mourinho, while also stressing he had "every trust in our medical team that they make the right calls". Read More »

Toys for Tots seeks donations

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Santa will return to The Alley at Southshore Dec. 9 to hear Christmas wishes from 2 to 5 p.m. during the annual South Shore Toys for Tots wrap-up party. Throughout the holiday season, we are reminded of the love and joy we have around us, with our family and friends, and we are thankful for what life has to offer us. Read More »

Pelicans star Anthony Davis helped to locker room after suffering groin injury

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While there was no apparent hard contact during the play, he had to be helped off the court. Davis was listed as doubtful to return , and he would not re-enter the game. While there is no official word yet with regards to the extent of Davis' injury, the former Kentucky Wildcat seems unlikely to suit up Saturday when the Pelicans take on the Portland Trail Blazers. Read More »

India bat first against Sri Lanka

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After having drawn the rain-marred first Test in Kolkata, the hosts bounced back strongly to defeat the Islanders by an innings and 239 runs in the second Test. For SL, they are still eyeing their maiden win on Indian soil and would like to make a statement before the series ends. Left-arm unorthodox leg-spinner Lakshan Sandakan is included in place of the injured Rangana Herath. Read More »

Pep Guardiola asked by FA to explain Nathan Redmond exchange

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He has until 6 p.m. GMT on Monday, Dec. 4, to respond. Guardiola's behaviour appeared to be aggressive but he claimed afterwards he was merely praising Redmond's attacking qualities - something the once-capped England worldwide corroborated in a statement issued on Thursday to refute allegations made by The Sun newspaper that the City boss directed foul and abusive language towards him. Read More »

Nittany Lions name Ricky Rahne offensive coordinator

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The person spoke to The Associated Press on Tuesday on condition of anonymity because a deal was still being finalized. Rahne takes over for Moorhead, who overhauled the Penn State offense during the past two seasons - turning the Nittany Lions into one of the Big Ten's most productive teams - before accepting the head-coaching position at Mississippi State earlier this week. Read More »

Yankees Hire Aaron Boone as New Manager

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The New York Yankees are making some progress in its search for a new manager. He managed the Netherlands in the World Baseball Classic. "There's no ideal candidate", Cashman said. "I feel like I am the guy who can help these guys go into another level as players", Boone said in a teleconference following his November 17 interview at Yankee Stadium. Read More »

Stanford Cardinal vs. USC Trojans

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I like the Trojans to win the rematch tonight and clinch the Pac-12 title when two teams meet again 5 p.m. Friday in Levi's Stadium. If the Pac-12 does have any chance of reaching the College Football Playoff, it would presumably be through USC, which is the only remaining two-loss team in the conference. Read More »

Who should Alabama, Ohio State root for in the Big 12 Championship?

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Since it lost to Auburn last weekend, Alabama will not play in the SEC title game and will not have another chance to lose before the final playoff rankings. The Bulldogs have two fine losses (to Alabama and Washington), though the third one against UNLV is a little troubling. Should the No. 8 Buckeyes beat No. Read More »

Nippon Ham Fighters officially post Shohei Ohtani

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Ohtani arrived in Los Angeles on Wednesday night and is expected to draw interest from many franchises. By this logic, among a few that would fall under this umbrella are the New York Yankees with Masahiro Tanaka and whichever team ultimately signs Yu Darvish. Read More »

Brighton & Hove Albion vs Liverpool Preview: Can Seagulls stop free-scoring Salah?

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So it's not that we have a big choice to make in defence", Klopp said. That's pretty much all. Scott, who refereed his first top-flight game in November 2014, has never been the man in the middle for a league match involving Liverpool before but did referee a League Cup win at Derby County and an FA Cup victory at Plymouth Argyle , both in 2016-17. Read More »

Argentina Coach Sampaoli: Nigeria Will Be Tough But We Have Messi

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Nigeria's plan in qualifying from the Group next year could seek to imitate the plan from 2014. "HNS is looking forward to introducing the new kit, which, with the great long-standing cooperation with Nike, has been one of the most recognizable and most attractive soccer jerseys in the world for years", the Croatian Football Federation concluded. Read More »