Huskers to take on Mississippi State in NIT

The Cornhuskers are now 22-10 overall and went 13-5 in Big Ten play during the regular season. It's the ninth time for MSU to play in the NIT and its first since dropping a 101-96 double-overtime decision in the opening round against UMass in 2012.... More..

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Giants To Release Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Giants To Release Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

They apparently were far enough apart that the Giants chose to release the 10-year veteran. NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported Saturday night that the Giants asked Rodgers-Cromartie to take a pay c...More..

US, EU talks on controversial tariff policy in standoff
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

US, EU talks on controversial tariff policy in standoff

The EU's trade commissioner says there is "no immediate clarity" from the U.S. on how the bloc can gain exemption from new tariffs on imported steel and aluminium imposed by President Trump . Citing Chines...More..

NIT Bracket: Complete Schedule, Teams And Matchups
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

NIT Bracket: Complete Schedule, Teams And Matchups

Penn State's Brandon Biro (10) against Robert Morris in the first period on December 9, 2017. Penn State has still not made an NCAA Tournament under seventh-year coach Pat Chambers. Among some of the other 20...More..

The moves keep coming: Browns trade DL Danny Shelton to Patriots
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

The moves keep coming: Browns trade DL Danny Shelton to Patriots

This move is the fourth trade by new Browns general manager John Dorsey over the course of 24 hours. The Browns chose to trade Shelton after the defensive line unit featuring Trevon Coley, Larry Ogunj...More..

Browns to acquire CB Damarious Randall
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Browns to acquire CB Damarious Randall

Minutes after they reportedly agreed to trades for two of the AFC East's most prominent players, the NFL 's worst team-turned-offseason sensation got busy with another transaction, this one a deal for former ...More..

Irrepressible Ronaldo strikes twice as Real beat Eibar
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Irrepressible Ronaldo strikes twice as Real beat Eibar

Eibar defender Ivan Ramis had seemingly done enough to secure a point for the home side that would have left their visitors trailing second-placed Atletico Madrid by six points, but Ronaldo struck in the 84t...More..

Seahawks to release star cornerback Richard Sherman
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Seahawks to release star cornerback Richard Sherman

It's also questionable when Sherman would actually be available to play. Sherman has spent his entire career in Seattle. He has said that he plans to be running at full speed some time next month and will be ...More..

Chelsea v Crystal Palace: Unconvincing champions not easy to trust
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Chelsea v Crystal Palace: Unconvincing champions not easy to trust

However, a mid-week UEFA Champions League clash with Barcelona looms large on the horizon and Conte could be tempted to rest star forwards Eden Hazard and Alvaro Morata in a bid to keep them fresh for t...More..

Canada, Mexico could be excluded from steel and aluminum tariffs, Mnuchin says
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Canada, Mexico could be excluded from steel and aluminum tariffs, Mnuchin says

The administration of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, however, is looking to continue building a good economic and security relationship with the USA, and the Abe government wants to avoid friction between the two c...More..

Eagles trade Torrey Smith to Panthers for Worley
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Eagles trade Torrey Smith to Panthers for Worley

Needing to shed salary ahead of next week's salary cap deadline, the Eagles have made their first move to cut payroll. Worley, 23, is still on his rookie deal at the paltry number of $865,724 this year. The...More..

Buccaneers: Mike Evans signs five year extension
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Buccaneers: Mike Evans signs five year extension

Robinson was likely to receive a contract in excess of $13 million per year, according to Spotrac.com, before the Evans deal. Evans, 24, has been a force in Tampa Bay's offense since arriving as a first-round...More..

Curry suffers nasty ankle injury against Spurs
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Curry suffers nasty ankle injury against Spurs

On the season, he is averaging 26.8 points, 5.2 rebounds and 6.3 assists. Curry was injured on the Warriors' sixth possession of the game. "Kevin was instrumental in that, just kind of taking over the huddl...More..

by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Jarvis Landry Reportedly Signs Dolphins Franchise Tag Tender Amid Trade Rumors

The three-time Pro Bowl receiver signed his $16 million, one-year franchise tag Thursday, a person familiar with the situation said. But Landry's volatile personality became a concern for Miami. In his four-y...More..

'Ciao Asto!' Emotional Florence farewell for Astori
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

'Ciao Asto!' Emotional Florence farewell for Astori

Astori's funeral is due to take place on Thursday. Upon the hearse's arrival at the Basilica di Santa Croce, fans raised their scarves and sang his name. On Sunday Buffon addressed the infant in an eloquent In...More..

India elect to field against Bangladesh in T20 tri-series
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

India elect to field against Bangladesh in T20 tri-series

Bangladesh captain Mahmudullah agreed that his team did not bat well enough. We still have the capability to do a lot better and I believe that. With the scoreboard reading 35/2, wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rah...More..

David Warner Cleared to Play Second Test After Accepting ICC Sanction
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

David Warner Cleared to Play Second Test After Accepting ICC Sanction

David Warner has avoided suspension but copped a fine of approximately $13,500 after being charged over his staircase stoush with Quinton de Kock . Warner was given a Level 2 breach of the ICC's code of c...More..

Texas A&M Basketball: 3 takeaways from loss to Alabama in SEC Tournament
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Texas A&M Basketball: 3 takeaways from loss to Alabama in SEC Tournament

The Tide were able to advance in the SEC Tournament after an awesome finish that included a buzzer beater by freshman star Collin Sexton . The Aggies tied the game with a three with 1:14 remaining and what ens...More..

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban denies sexual assault allegation resurfaced from 2011
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban denies sexual assault allegation resurfaced from 2011

The allegation comes weeks after a Sports Illustrated report detailed a series of sexual offenses within the Mavericks offices. She later alleged Cuban sexually assaulted her during their impromptu photos...More..

Rams trading LB Ogletree to Giants
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Rams trading LB Ogletree to Giants

The Rams have spent this offseason dealing away players that don't fit Wade Phillips' 3-4 defense. The New York Giants have a new linebacker. The Rams made the playoffs previous year for the first time si...More..

Katarina Johnson-Thompson takes pentathlon gold at World Indoors
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Katarina Johnson-Thompson takes pentathlon gold at World Indoors

Johnson-Thompson said trackside: "It's been up and down, a long old day, five events in one day is something I haven't done for a while". The 2012 world junior champion has struggle to deliver the goods on the ...More..

PNB fraud case: ICICI's Chanda Kochhar, Axis Bank's Shikha Sharma summoned
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

PNB fraud case: ICICI's Chanda Kochhar, Axis Bank's Shikha Sharma summoned

It has also been said that the SFIO may also summon all the 31 banks, which are a part of the consortium, for questioning in the case. The SFIO also said PNB MD and CEO, Sunil Mehta , has been summoned o...More..

Ichiro, Mariners close to deal
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Ichiro, Mariners close to deal

Remember the good old Mariners days when they had so many injuries to pitchers that they were working out grocery baggers from QFC? Another returning outfielder, Guillermo Heredia , is coming off shoulder su...More..

Chris Evert: Serena Williams Will Soon Pass Margaret Court's Grand Slam Record
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Chris Evert: Serena Williams Will Soon Pass Margaret Court's Grand Slam Record

In an article for CNN last month, she wrote she feels "lucky to have survived" Alexis Olympia's birth, having suffered a pulmonary embolism after an emergency Caesarean section. "There have been so many days,...More..

Former Mizzou linebacker Aldon Smith wanted by San Francisco police
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Former Mizzou linebacker Aldon Smith wanted by San Francisco police

Due to his extensive legal issues, and three resulting suspensions, Smith has not played a full season since 2013 and has not competed in an National Football League game since November 15, 2015. In his first t...More..

Investigation opened into Astori death in Italy
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Investigation opened into Astori death in Italy

He was found in the early hours of Sunday morning, while he was staying in Udine, where his team was staying ahead of an Italian league match. "He was a fantastic guy", said Chelsea manager Antonio Conte ,...More..

Shaquem Griffin throws up 20 bench press reps
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Shaquem Griffin throws up 20 bench press reps

Griffin projects as an National Football League linebacker, but he's also willing to play defensive back and already has experience as a college safety. "I feel really good hearing that from them". Doing so wi...More..

Espanyol upset Real Madrid 1-0
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Espanyol upset Real Madrid 1-0

But all three attackers start against Getafe , a calculated risk for Zidane just days before travelling to France for the club's Champions League decider against Paris Saint-Germain. Two minutes into the sec...More..

Multiple teams request Lamar Jackson to work out as WR
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Multiple teams request Lamar Jackson to work out as WR

While Darnold has chosen not to throw at the combine because he'd rather show off his arm with his own receivers at USC's upcoming pro day, Jackson said he'll be slinging it around Saturday but won't run the 40...More..

White House communications chief Hope Hicks to resign
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

White House communications chief Hope Hicks to resign

Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, criticized Hicks for refusing to answer questions about the White House , noting specifically she would not address her rol...More..

Boxer who sparred with Joshua, Wilder, Ortiz and Povetkin ranks their power
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Boxer who sparred with Joshua, Wilder, Ortiz and Povetkin ranks their power

I love England, I love coming there, I'm right at home there. We would see Deontay Wilder battling it out with Luis Ortiz (or probably blowing him away) in the WBC Belt match on March 3, in NY. Hearn, also sp...More..

76ers turn tables on LeBron's Cavs, Lakers rout Heat
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

76ers turn tables on LeBron's Cavs, Lakers rout Heat

Days after a series of billboards in the Cleveland area pushed for LeBron James to leave town for the Philadelphia 76ers this summer in free agency, the Cavaliers star was the subject of a Philly report...More..

Panthers release Jonathan Stewart, franchise's all-time leading rusher
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Panthers release Jonathan Stewart, franchise's all-time leading rusher

Stewart, who leaves the Panthers as the franchise's all-time rushing leader, had one year remaining on his contract after reaching an extension with the club last spring. But age 30 is a statistical cliff for r...More..

Mourinho hails Lukaku as United fight back to beat Chelsea
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Mourinho hails Lukaku as United fight back to beat Chelsea

I think we had a good control of Eden [Hazard], Willian , of course, is an awesome player and in that action [his goal] he killed us, but we took progression of the game, we had more and more control of th...More..

Thierry Henry: Mohamed Salah is more efficient than Philippe Coutinho
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Thierry Henry: Mohamed Salah is more efficient than Philippe Coutinho

The incredible goalscoring return of the trio is widely recognised and after the match at Anfield, West Ham right-back Pablo Zabaleta commented on how hard it is to play Liverpool at the moment. If only w...More..

Bank fraud: Indian billionaire jeweller offers to refund money
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Bank fraud: Indian billionaire jeweller offers to refund money

Stung by the Modi and Choksi fraud, banks have raised their guard while lending to jewellers. Modi and his uncle Choksi, owner of Gitanjali Gems Ltd, left the country in January before the fraud came to l...More..

Since You Asked: Russell Wilson just having fun with Yankees
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Since You Asked: Russell Wilson just having fun with Yankees

While he didn't lead the team thanks to stud sluggers including Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton , Wilson did manage to hit six home runs during batting practice over the course of the day, and was a steady...More..

IPL 2018: Steven Smith named as captain of Rajasthan Royals
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

IPL 2018: Steven Smith named as captain of Rajasthan Royals

Speaking at the appointment of Smith as the captain, Head of Cricket, Zubin Bharucha said, "We have some great players and cricketing minds in the team with proven leaders like Steve Smith and Ajinkya Rahane"...More..

North Korea condemns USA sanctions, says blockade would be act of war
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

North Korea condemns USA sanctions, says blockade would be act of war

Pyongyang denounced his comments Sunday, with KCNA carrying a statement from the North's Korea Asia-Pacific Peace Committee saying Pence would discover "what quagmire his insane remarks threw the U.S. South ...More..

Bruins acquire Nash in trade with Rangers, sign Gionta
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Bruins acquire Nash in trade with Rangers, sign Gionta

The New York Rangers have agreed to trade winger Rick Nash to the Boston Bruins in exchange for centre Ryan Spooner , winger Matt Beleskey , prospect defenceman Ryan Lindgren , a 2018 first-round pick,...More..

Zinedine Zidane proud of Real Madrid's emphatic response after poor start
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Zinedine Zidane proud of Real Madrid's emphatic response after poor start

But the Portugal handed the ball to Benzema when Bale was fouled in the area in the closing seconds. " Cristiano Ronaldo showed this with his attractive gesture to let Benzema take the penalty". "The four in...More..

Winter Olympics: Russian bobsledder admits doping violation - CAS
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Winter Olympics: Russian bobsledder admits doping violation - CAS

Bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva tested positive for a banned substance, the Associated Press reports . It was dope-scarred Russia's second doping case in Pyeongchang , after curler Alexander Krushelnit...More..

Muller, Lewandowski on double as Bayern demolish Besiktas
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Muller, Lewandowski on double as Bayern demolish Besiktas

With the result , Besiktas will have to overturn a 5-0 deficit on home soil at the second leg on March 14. Lewandowski has scored 19 goals in his past 17 Champions League appearances at the Allianz Arena...More..

Liverpool could be winners from Mourinho-Conte clash
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Liverpool could be winners from Mourinho-Conte clash

Chelsea will have the chance to make up those three points this Sunday when they visit Manchester United at Old Trafford. He noted that the gap that could open up should United win would be huge - and that...More..

Salah takes Liverpool to second, West Brom cut adrift
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Salah takes Liverpool to second, West Brom cut adrift

Honestly, it was no more than Liverpool deserved as they have continued their rich form going forward. Salah popped up in the right place at the right time as Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's run through the Hamm...More..

Oklahoma Braces For Second Round Of Freezing Rain
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Oklahoma Braces For Second Round Of Freezing Rain

Friday: A chance of rain and snow after 10 a.m. We'll have another round of precipitation Friday night through Saturday evening where the bulk of the precipitation type will be rain however a wintry mix is...More..

Eugenie Bouchard wins case against USTA, lawyer seeks millions in damages
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Eugenie Bouchard wins case against USTA, lawyer seeks millions in damages

Eugenie Bouchard and the U.S. Tennis Association reached a resolution Friday that ended her lawsuit over a fall at the 2015 U.S. Open. Bouchard, then 21, slipped and fell in the changing rooms after a mi...More..

Lakers' Lonzo Ball: Make pay-for-play in college legal
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Lakers' Lonzo Ball: Make pay-for-play in college legal

The Lakers (23-34) are hoping their prized rookie point guard will turn things around for them once again. Ball's father, LaVar Ball, has taken steps to launch a basketball league for high school graduates wh...More..

Switzerland beats Canada for bronze in men's curling
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Switzerland beats Canada for bronze in men's curling

She made 29 saves through regulation and overtime and ended with four more in the shootout, clinching the gold for the team . "There is no prouder opportunity in sport than to be able to win a medal for your...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Cause for concern: Jimmy Butler leaves games after suffering apparent knee injury

He appeared to avoid putting weight on his right leg when heading to the locker room. Nemanja Bjelica would see a bump in playing time if Butler is out a while. It will be interesting to hear if anything else...More..