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Arteta favourite to land Arsenal job Arteta favourite to land Arsenal job
- May 17, 2018

Arteta finished his playing career at Arsenal in 2016 after a five-year spell at the Emirates Stadium where he scored 14 times in 110 appearances and was quickly named as Guardiola's assistant coach on his appointment at the Etihad Stadium. (more...)
Michigan State to pay Larry Nassar victims $500 million in settl Michigan State to pay Larry Nassar victims $500 million in settl
- May 16, 2018

The remaining $75 million will be held in reserve in the event future lawsuits are filed against the university over Nassar. However, USAG did not alert Michigan State about the allegations, and Nassar continued to see patients until two women went public with their allegations of abuse in September 2016. (more...)
Barcelona in South Africa for Mandela Cup friendly with Sundowns Barcelona in South Africa for Mandela Cup friendly with Sundowns
- May 16, 2018

Despite missing training, he still made the nine-hour journey to South Africa with his teammates after being named in a 23-man squad. Sundowns led inside two minutes through stalwart forward Surprise Moriri, and held that advantage through most of the match before the visitors found an equaliser. (more...)
'Definitive agreement' signed to sell Panthers to David Tepper 'Definitive agreement' signed to sell Panthers to David Tepper
- May 16, 2018

Tepper still has to be approved by the NFL owners during the Spring League Meeting in Atlanta on May 21-23, but that's expected to be a mere formality. The SI report said Richardson, 81, allegedly touched female employees and directed inappropriate comments toward them, including asking them if he could shave their legs and if they could could massage his feet. (more...)
Back to School-Man Arrested,1st Ld-Writethru, TX Back to School-Man Arrested,1st Ld-Writethru, TX
- May 16, 2018

Sidney Gilstrap Portley was enrolled in two Dallas high schools for nearly nine months, claiming to be a Hurricane Harvey refugee. It was at Hillcrest that he joined the basketball team and began dating a 14-year-old girl at the school. "He was fairly savvy to be able to utilize that type of position, knowing that we were accepting Harvey students". The woman, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said her 14-year-old knew the man as Rashun Richardson and thought he was 17. (more...)
Chelsea lead Arsenal in Jean Michael Seri pursuit Chelsea lead Arsenal in Jean Michael Seri pursuit
- May 16, 2018

The newspaper says Arsenal are now pushing hardest to get a deal agreed with director of football Raul Sanllehi holding talks with Seri's representatives about a possible £40m move to the Emirates. He is expected to cost £40million in the transfer market. Seri though, moved on from last summer's disappointment quite well with 2 goals and 10 assists in 42 outings across all competitions this season, although the going was slightly tough for the Ligue 1 outfit as they finished 6th on the table. (more...)
Karthik (41*) guides his team to a 6 wicket victory Karthik (41*) guides his team to a 6 wicket victory
- May 16, 2018

KKR won by six wickets with two overs to spare. Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab are fighting very strongly in the ongoing season of Indian Premier League . KKR's attack is not the same as it was under Wasim Akram, especially after the injuries they have suffered all season. What followed was simply unfathomable; from 63 for no loss, the Royals lost all ten wickets for the addition of 79 runs in a period of 14.1 overs. (more...)
Buffalo Bills retiring Thurman Thomas' No. 34 jersey Buffalo Bills retiring Thurman Thomas' No. 34 jersey
- May 16, 2018

Though Buffalo is making things official this year, Thomas' No. 34 hasn't been worn by another Bills player since he stopped playing for the team in 1999 (Thomas spent the 2000 season, his last in the National Football League, with the Miami Dolphins). (more...)
Eagles' Lane Johnson continues to take shots at Patriots Eagles' Lane Johnson continues to take shots at Patriots
- May 16, 2018

Bill talking s- to our head coach [Doug Pederson] before the game. "But a lot of (expletive) kind of built to that, and I just got exhausted of hearing about it, man, to be honest". And that's what I got mad at, the arrogance by them". The 2017 Pro Bowler echoed some of that language Tuesday, when Austin brought up Malcolm Jenkins, the Patriots' starting cornerback who was mysteriously benched by Belichick for nearly the entirety of the Super Bowl. (more...)
Alabama, Texas announce home-and-home series for 2022-23 Alabama, Texas announce home-and-home series for 2022-23
- May 16, 2018

This is the second high-profile series Alabama has scheduled this offseason. "It's been almost 100 years since Alabama has visited Austin and over a century since the Longhorns have traveled to Tuscaloosa, so we're looking forward to it". (more...)
Danny Rose: 'Give Mauricio Pochettino what he wants' Danny Rose: 'Give Mauricio Pochettino what he wants'
- May 16, 2018

Luis Enrique and Maurizio Sarri are now front-runners to replace Conte at Stamford Bridge but, given his experience in the Premier League, Pochettino is emerging as one of the preferred candidates for Abramovich. But you know me and sometimes I have some insane ideas. "In this type of situation, being fearless is the most important, and to take risks". Despite finishing third in the Premier League and qualifying automatically for next season's Champions League, Tottenham once again failed ... (more...)
Chelsea may move for Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino Chelsea may move for Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino
- May 16, 2018

Much of what Pochettino said on Sunday echoed the interview that Rose gave last August in which he said that Spurs had to make signings in order to compete with the two Manchester clubs. And on talkSPORT , Tony Cascarino wondered if the hugely popular manager swapping White Hart Lane for Stamford Bridge, would be worse than when Sol Campbell left Spurs for north London rivals Arsenal in 2001. (more...)
Marcus Smart calls out JR Smith after Game 2 Marcus Smart calls out JR Smith after Game 2
- May 16, 2018

At the very least, it will be interesting to see if the conflict with Smart can get Smith going. With the Cavs down eight and less than four minutes remaining, Smith was called for a blatant flagrant foul on the Celtics' Al Horford. "I blatantly pushed him". He can't control how his body goes, and he's not even looking, and you go and take two hands to the back. "It was a good call", Smith said. (more...)
Former Kentucky F Sacha Killeya-Jones announces he's transferring to ACC school Former Kentucky F Sacha Killeya-Jones announces he's transferring to ACC school
- May 16, 2018

Killeya-Jones adds to a frontcourt that already features junior center Omer Yurtseven and junior forward Darius Hicks. Last season, Killeya-Jones averaged 13.7 minutes per game, scoring 3.3 points per game and pulling down an average of 2.9 rebounds. (more...)
Brazil's Neymar 'scared' ahead of World Cup return from injury Brazil's Neymar 'scared' ahead of World Cup return from injury
- May 16, 2018

Having moved from Barcelona to Paris for a world-record fee, he showed no signs of feeling the pressure, quickly settling into life in the French capital and often looking a cut above any player in the league. "It is my goal". The Brazil star returned to training with PSG last weekend as he continues his recovery from a broken foot sustained in February, but sat out the recent Coupe de France final win and is unlikely to feature in Saturday's final Ligue 1 Conforama game of the season in ... (more...)
Man United Told They Could Sign Key Midfield Target For €60m Man United Told They Could Sign Key Midfield Target For €60m
- May 16, 2018

The former Internacional star arrived at the Ukrainian giants for €15 million in 2013 and has gone on to make nearly 100 league appearances for the club. "I've been working well here but it has been five years". "There are other clubs interested in England and France". 'Now I just have to wait to get through the World Cup and see which is the best destination. (more...)
Athletics' Piscotty homers in first at-bat since mother's funeral Athletics' Piscotty homers in first at-bat since mother's funeral
- May 16, 2018

The gesture was a tribute to his mother, Gretchen Piscotty, who passed away on May 6 after battling ALS for almost one year. As he approached home plate after rounding the bases, he patted his chest three times and looked up toward the sky - it was as if Gretchen was watching. (more...)
AirFly lets you pair your AirPods with nearly anything AirFly lets you pair your AirPods with nearly anything
- May 16, 2018

Twelve South has made a name for itself by designing pretty and practical products that perfectly complement our Apple devices. And if you favor true wireless earbuds, like AirPods, there's no "get-out-of-jail" wire so you're basically forced to use the cheap wired earphones that the airplane gives you (or makes you purchase). (more...)
Everton show Allardyce the door as favourite emerges for job Everton show Allardyce the door as favourite emerges for job
- May 16, 2018

Allardyce was appointed last November after the club sacked Ronald Koeman but now he is heading to the exit door in the wake of their Premier League season concluding last Sunday with a 3-1 defeat against West Ham. "Meanwhile, West Ham are third in the odd-stakes at 6/1 to welcome the former Hull boss at the London Stadium next season as a successor for David Moyes, who is now out of contract with the Hammers". (more...)
Premier League transfer window to open next week Premier League transfer window to open next week
- May 16, 2018

Swansea's drop into the Championship after a seven-year absence from the Football League is likely to raise Bartley's value and complicate negotiations but the defender is understood to be keen to return to Elland Road, where he played on loan during the 2016-17 season, and United will persist with attempts to add him to their squad. (more...)
Newlywed Fabregas urges Chelsea to 'feel the fire' in FA Cup final Newlywed Fabregas urges Chelsea to 'feel the fire' in FA Cup final
- May 16, 2018

The United supervisor has already confirmed that he is not going to have an assistant to interchange Faria subsequent season, selecting as an alternative to restructure his teaching workforce. 'It will evolve. It is getting used to the function. We will see what works and how we work best. Mourinho revealed after Saturday's 1-0 win over Watford that he has no plans to search for a successor to Faria, saying he would restructure his backroom staff instead. (more...)
Eden Hazard confesses to bad season as he delivers Chelsea ultimatum Eden Hazard confesses to bad season as he delivers Chelsea ultimatum
- May 16, 2018

I'm waiting for new players next season and we will see. However, Herrera who is preparing to face Hazard this Saturday as Jose Mourinho's men take on Antonio Conte's side in the FA Cup final at Wembley, believes the Belgium global should still be considered the Premier League's best player. (more...)
Pirates blank White Sox Pirates blank White Sox
- May 16, 2018

I was trying to figure out which way to go, trying to make that adjustment, and I just never figured that out. The Pirates (24-17) recorded their major-league-leading seventh shutout Tuesday with a 7-0 win over the White Sox (10-28). Marte doubled and scored in the first inning but was removed from the game before his second at-bat in the third inning. He didn't appear to be hobbled on the basepaths, but he was replaced by Sean Rodriguez in center field between innings. (more...)
Celtics beat LeBron, Cavs again for 2-0 series lead Celtics beat LeBron, Cavs again for 2-0 series lead
- May 16, 2018

Al was defenseless in the air. He's known for it, especially playing against us. Cavaliers coach Ty Lue was asked about Smart's impact and noted: "Same impact he always has: just winning basketball". "I blatantly pushed him". The series now shifts to Cleveland for Game 3 on Saturday night, and the four days between games likely won't do much to squash the beef between Smart and Smith. (more...)
Europa League: Atletico Madrid go from rebels to favorites against Marseille Europa League: Atletico Madrid go from rebels to favorites against Marseille
- May 16, 2018

The 31-year-old playmaker is about to star within the closing towards Atletico Madrid in Lyon on Wednesday night time after leaving the Hammers in 2017. "He will be dictating the pace of his team with his play-making", Simeone said Tuesday at a news conference. "Their full backs are also very unsafe". (more...)
Rain Hampers Day 1 at NCAA Kissimmee Regional; Chants in 12th Rain Hampers Day 1 at NCAA Kissimmee Regional; Chants in 12th
- May 16, 2018

Jake McCrory turned in a 3-over-par 75 with a tough double bogey at the par-4 ninth hole, hampering an otherwise steady day that saw him finish with three birdies as well. The Spartans now stand in 10th place and are 10 shots out of the top five at the 7,364-yard course. "We fought hard today in tough conditions", head coach Brandt Kieschnick said after the opening round. (more...)
'Zero concern' as James says Cavs will bounce back 'Zero concern' as James says Cavs will bounce back
- May 16, 2018

Smith, we don't want to give them open looks". "We come back down, miss another shot, and then Tatum came down, went 94 feet, did a Eurostep and made a right-hand layup". "We didn't play well". If he can come close for a series, good things can happen for the Boston Celtics . "So for them to see that, and have that feeling like we did tonight, is huge". (more...)
LeBron James Held To One Of His Worst Playoff Games Ever LeBron James Held To One Of His Worst Playoff Games Ever
- May 16, 2018

The Celtics really could have used this version of Morris throughout the playoffs, but they dealt with it earlier. "We had a few rotations that we were a little late on. While speaking with reporters Monday, Lue gave a head-scratching explanation for not starting Thompson. In 34 minutes of action, Morris had 21 points on 7-12 shooting and 10 rebounds. (more...)
EPL: Guardiola reveals team that will challenge Man City next season EPL: Guardiola reveals team that will challenge Man City next season
- May 16, 2018

Brazil striker Jesus latched on to Kevin De Bruyne's excellent raking pass in the 93rd minute at St Mary's to ensure City became the first team in English top-flight history to reach three figures . I'm really happy we didn't because Brighton wouldn't have deserved that. "If he decides to go, I will be so sad but I will understand his decision". (more...)
Marchessault nets twice as Knights pull even Marchessault nets twice as Knights pull even
- May 16, 2018

Neither team could net a goal in the second frame. The second was one that hushed a temporarily rejuvenated Bell MTS Place. The talented forward made no mistake as he faked Hellebuyck and threw in a slick backhander for not only his second goal of the game but his second backhand goal of the game. (more...)

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