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Arsène Wenger: Manchester City are run on petrol money

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That is something that has been created. It remains to be seen whether Arsenal could opt to cash in on Ozil in the January transfer window, rather than risk losing him on a free transfer at the end of the season. Money and quality is what I wanted to say, and in their management and players they have everything that is needed to be successful". Wenger added that Wilshere has done his chances of getting a new deal no harm at all and the Arsenal academy product has certainly impressed ... Read More »

Winston Reid suspended for West Ham United's trip to Stoke City

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They have lost four of their last five league matches, with their only win in seven fixtures coming at home to bottom-of-the-table Swansea. Stoke's Charlie Adam says it is the players' responsibility to change the club's fortunes ahead of the huge relegation crunch tie with West Ham on Saturday. Read More »

Ferdinand blasts Wenger: Arsenal going backwards with him

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Cech's sloppy passing and poor punches could have cost Arsenal plenty more goals this season. "Maybe we need support for our central strikers in the box as well". Aleksandar Mitrovic did not even make the bench last time out and looks to be on the way out of the club. The Gunners completed a 1-0 double over the Magpies in the 2015-16 Premier League season. Read More »

Carmelo Anthony deserves warm welcome in NY return, Kristaps Porzingis says

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Meanwhile, Porzingis may or may not suit up Saturday after suffering a knee injury Thursday. "I think more cheers than anything", Lee said. And then I just want to win. The players they have on the team are fitting in very well. I am not anxious about them. "I'm focused on Oklahoma City right now but NY will always be a part of me". Read More »

Spurs to restrict Kawhi Leonard's minutes Friday, rest him Saturday

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The game should be a matchup of strength against strength as the productive offense of Houston takes on the elite defense of San Antonio . Houston is 0-2-1 against the spread in its last three games. Houston , though, score so heavily that 7.5 points is not a lot. Two of the wins during the streak required rallies from double-digit deficits, while the other 10 were double-digit victories. Read More »

Spain face possible ban over government interference

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Under FIFA rules national football federations have to be run independently of government interference and any attempt by the CSD would break those rules, leaving the door open to a possible sanction. FIFA regulations state, " If any association withdraws or is excluded from the competition, the FIFA Organising Committee shall decide on the matter at its sole discretion and take whatever action is deemed necessary ". Read More »

Major League Baseball free agency: Angels sign Zack Cozart

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Reports place the contract's worth at $38 million , making Cozart the latest high-profile addition for the Angels this offseason after the team picked up pitcher/DH Shohei Ohtani and second baseman Ian Kinsler . With just Valbuena on the roster when free agency began for 2B/3B with even bench players for the positions from 2017 hitting the market, the Angels have turned a hole on their team to a surplus right now. Read More »

Rangers acquire Moore from Giants

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The only thing we know of the return so far is that it's for "two prospects". The Giants acquired Moore last season at the trade deadline, and he came within an out of a no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Moore has a 2019 club option worth $10 million with a $750,000 buyout so if he looks great next year he could be due a nice payday, otherwise the Rangers get to treat this as a one-year rental and then send him on his merry way. Read More »

Pep Guardiola talks up Kyle Walker as a world-beater

Guardiola's Manchester United counterpart and old adversary Jose Mourinho soured the build-up to last weekend's derby at Old Trafford by claiming City's players of diving and using tactical fouls to cut out opposition attacks at source. Read More »

Dubai Super Series: Sour end for Kidambi Srikanth

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Taking a flawless advantage, Axelsen wrapped up the win in just 38 minutes. "I'm very excited. I'm in a tough group and the target was to win a match in the group so I met my target and I'm hoping to secure a place in the semi-finals", said Ng. Read More »

Tyrod Taylor to Start Week 15 vs. Dolphins After Nathan Peterman's Concussion

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Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor will return to the starting role on Sunday against the Miami Dolphins . We realize his talent and he's going to have a procedure in the near future with Dr. Matthews knee and ankle surgery successfulWR Jordan Matthews documented the knee and ankle surgery he underwent on Thursday on his Instagram account, photos and all. Read More »

Arizona State OC Billy Napier reportedly leaving for Louisiana job

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ASU offensive coordinator Billy Napier may be headed to Louisiana-Lafayette for a head coaching position. Head coach Todd Graham was sacked from his Arizona State post following the regular season with Herm Edwards as the new fill-in. Bennett already announced Tuesday he would not be returning next season. From 2003-10, he worked his way from graduate assistant to offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Clemson. Read More »

Jose Mourinho prepared to sell unhappy players for right price

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I think every player has a price. Mourinho says he will not stand in any player's way if he wants out and points to the example of unsettled pair Morgan Schneiderlin and Memphis Depay who he sold to Everton and Lyon respectively last January for a combined £50million. Read More »

Read the text messages at the center of the ESPN harassment complaint

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The Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities, where Lawrence filed her complaint, told the paper that Lawrence requested her complaint be released so she could sue in federal court. ESPN also released a press release calling 2017 a "monumental year for women at ESPN". Lawrence said ESPN retaliated against her by reducing her on-air shifts and ultimately denying her a permanent position. Read More »

Premier League clubs must find Manchester City solution - Antonio Conte

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City are 11 points clear at the top of the table after winning an unprecedented 15 matches in a row, while Conte's Chelsea trail them by 14 points in third place. "It's a tough game, Southampton drew against Arsenal and it's always hard against them home or away", the Belgian told the club website (www.chelseafc.com). Read More »

Jets' Mo Wilkerson benched for Saints game due to tardiness, source says

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And according to Ralph Vacchiano of SNY, it wasn't just a few minutes late, either. Through two seasons, the Jets have sunk $37 million into Wilkerson - and gotten little return on their investment. Wilkerson hasn't missed any games this year despite playing with a sprained shoulder and toe injury, and he spent last season recovering from a broken leg. Read More »

Arsenal v Newcastle United Early Premier League News

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Shkodran Mustafi looks set to return for Arsenal following a thigh muscle strain, but Aaron Ramsey is out with a hamstring injury and Theo Walcott has a "a little groin problem" but will be available next week. Aleksandar Mitrovic is sidelined with a back injury. Newcastle, on the other hand, just can't get a point, let alone three points, with goals hard to come by as well. Read More »

Osweiler's 3 TDs lift Broncos over Colts

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Colts tight end Brandon Williams suffered a concussion Thursday against the Broncos but was out of the hospital and back at Lucas Oil Stadium after some frightening moments during the game, the Indianapolis Star reported . Siemian landed on his non-throwing shoulder and did not return to the game - he had surgery on the same shoulder last offseason. It was the fifth straight loss for the Colts (3-11). Read More »

Mayweather vs. McGregor PPV Numbers Deliver Massive North American Buyrate

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And they didn't break the previous North American PPV record. The two pulled in 4.3 million PPV buys in North America. The number still holds true, even in 2017, that Floyd Mayweather Jr is the King of PPV - in all of combat sports. Mayweather ended up beating UFC star McGregor by TKO in the 10th round during their long-awaited clash. UFC president Dana White has been pretty vehement in his statements about what lightweight champion Conor McGregor is going to do next. Read More »

Phillies sign Carlos Santana to a three-year deal worth $60 million

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No, the Phillies aren't going to win a championship this year, and the playoffs will likely be out of reach. After Santana's signing, there was immediate speculation from multiple outlets that one of the Phillies' young sluggers, such as corner outfielders Aaron Altherr (26 years old) or Nick Williams (23), could be on the trading block as the club looks to add pitching help. Read More »

Four hurt in 'attempted terrorist attack' in NY

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On grainy surveillance footage, commuters are seen walking through a tunnel when a burst of smoke erupts into the hallway, quickly filling it. Commuters flinch and take cover. He and his family had been there for about seven years, said Alan Butrico, a businessman who owns the house next door. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said it was an amateur, "effectively low-tech device". Read More »

I don't do relegation, says under-fire Stoke manager Mark Hughes

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Just three wins from Stoke's last 15 league games have left Hughes facing the biggest challenge of his four-year reign, yet the Stoke hierarchy have not held any discussions regarding the Welshman's future, indicating he will be given at least until the end of the year to turn results around. Read More »

Cardinals RB Adrian Peterson placed on IR

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In Peterson's absence, Kerwynn Williams will now be the starter at running back. Traded around the draft: While Peterson's value after four healthy games with the Saints in October equaled a conditional sixth-round pick, his value has likely either stayed the same, dropped to a seventh-round pick. Read More »

Klopp rages again as Liverpool held 0-0 by West Brom

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Eddie Howe has hinted another goal-rush could be on the cards when Bournemouth host Liverpool on Sunday. The draws against Everton and West Brom saw Liverpool slip from fourth in the Premier League to fifth, 18 points behind leaders Manchester City , ahead of Sunday's trip to face Bournemouth. Read More »

Salah, Guardiola Win Premier League Player, Manager Of Month Award For November

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Salah 's remarkable year continued when he won the Africa Player of the Year award earlier this week, and three-time World Cup victor Pele has hailed the Egyptian. This season just keeps getting better and better for Mohamed Salah, as after he was named as the club's Player of the Month three times, BBC African Player of the Year , November's PFA Player of the Month , he has become the first Arab to win a Premier League of the month award. Read More »

Jazz Sweet helps Nebraska volleyball into NCAA title match

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Kelly Hunter's kill at the net gives Nebraska a 15-11 victory over Penn State in the fifth set, sending the Cornhuskers to the National Championship match. BC-VOL-NCAA-Nebraska-Penn St, 1st Ld-Writethru, 144Nebraska rallies past Penn State in NCAA volleyball semisAP Photo MOCR119, MOCR118, MOCR116, MOCR113, MOCR121, MOCR114, MOCR112, MOCR110, MOCR111, MOCR105, MOCR102Eds: APNewsNow. Read More »

This is how Oasis inspired Manchester City's record-breaking winning streak

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United and defending champions Chelsea find themselves in a unusual hinterland, both miles behind City - 11 and 14 points respectively - but otherwise enjoying broadly successful seasons. Arsenal were held to a goalless draw at West Ham, Everton pipped Newcastle 1-0, while Liverpool were frustrated by West Brom in a goalless encounter at Anfield. Read More »

Trevor Siemian suffers shoulder injury, out for Broncos

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Osweiler's 54-yard touchdown pass to Jeff Heuerman was even the Broncos' longest play on offense this season. Broncos running back C.J. Anderson gained 158 yards on 30 carries. He completed 5 of 9 passes for 67 yards, but one of his incompletions was a straight up awful interception that stood nearly no chance of being caught. Read More »

LeBron scores 59th triple-double in National Basketball Association

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Absolutely. The kid can play ball. "I didn't tell him anything". But it was LeBron James who set the tone with his 59th career triple-double, tying Larry Bird's mark, as he had 25 markers, 12 assists and 12 rebounds. Boston. He just played until he literally couldn't play the game no more. "I guess when you're drafted to a franchise, they want you to kind of be the savior", he said . Read More »