• 76ers guard Markelle Fultz out indefinitely
76ers guard Markelle Fultz out indefinitely

But in a statement today, the team said after that Fultz's consultation with shoulder specialists, he will remain out with "soreness and scapular muscle imbalance in his right shoulder". Fultz is shooting 33 per cent, 50 per cent from the free-throw line and has not attempted a 3-point shot all season, all as a reserve. Hopefully, Fultz can ...

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  • Puel hails ideal day as Leciester start with win
Puel hails ideal day as Leciester start with win

Every coach and every manager has their ideas on how they want to play, and I certainly do. However the struggling England legend did shake Unsworth's hand as he trudged off, beaten and demoralised. Leicester shocked the football world two seasons ago by seeing off the Premier League powerhouses to secure the title, with the likes of Jamie Vard...

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  • Brees leads Saints past Bears, 20-12, for 5th straight win
Brees leads Saints past Bears, 20-12, for 5th straight win

Brees also connected with Michael Thomas seven times for 77 yards. Instead, the Bears eventually settled for a field goal to make it 14-6. Drew Brees went a near-perfect 10-of-11 passing for 128 yards in the first half. Bears coach John Fox said following the game that Miller dislocated his knee and was taken to a local hospital, where he wil...

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  • Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho hails side's commitment after Spurs win
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho hails side's commitment after Spurs win

The goal was Martial's fourth of the season off the bench, and Mourinho suggested that the France worldwide is more effective as a sub rather than when starting matches. "It looked like we didn't know that every point is a precious point". He said to Sky Sports: "Deserved, hard match, it could have been a draw, two big teams, I think both try...

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  • Winx makes it 22 straight - just - with Cox Plate win
Winx makes it 22 straight - just - with Cox Plate win

Former jockey Malcolm Johnston is not sad Winx has reached Kingston Town's record of three Cox Plates . Blake Shinn had other ideas on Humidor ($31) and chased hard, coming to within a long neck and forcing the mare to better the record 2min02.98sec she set for the 2040m in her first Cox Plate by.04sec.

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  • Carlo Ancelotti on stand-by to replace Antonio Conte
Carlo Ancelotti on stand-by to replace Antonio Conte

But Conte is adamant he is going nowhere and that Ancelotti won't be making a Chelsea return. "I think he's ready to start, he's ready to come on during the game and have a good impact", Conte said. There were also rumours that the Chelsea players have been contact former Blues assistant manager Holland to complain about Conte's tough regime ...

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  • Marcell Dareus traded, heading south to Jacksonville
Marcell Dareus traded, heading south to Jacksonville

Dareus, the Bills' highest-paid player this year, has four seasons left on the six-year, $95.1 million contract he signed in September 2015. None of the deal is guaranteed beyond 2018, so salary cap numbers for 2019 ($14.6 million), 2020 ($14.6 million) and 2021 ($14.65 million) are likely to become irrelevant.

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  • Typical Jose Mourinho - Dominic Matteo Feels Man Utd Parked Bus Against Tottenham
Typical Jose Mourinho - Dominic Matteo Feels Man Utd Parked Bus Against Tottenham

Rose made his first appearance of the season as Spurs drew with Real Madrid at the Bernabeu last week while he played nearly the entirety of their EFL Cup defeat to West Ham United on Wednesday evening. "I was honest. My relationship with him is very good, we are in contact". The Premier League giants could be set to trade left-backs, with Luke S...

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  • Astros' Gurriel suspended five games in 2018 for gesture
Astros' Gurriel suspended five games in 2018 for gesture

After hitting a home run during the second inning, Gurriel squinted his eyes in a way seen as mocking Darvish's Asian heritage. "I didn't think anybody would think (bad) about what I meant with all those kinds of things like that", Gurriel said through his translator.

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  • Aaron Rodgers says Anthony Barr taunted him after injury
Aaron Rodgers says Anthony Barr taunted him after injury

ESPN .com's Jason Wilde texted Rodgers for clarification Thursday morning and here was the quarterback's response: "It's TV". Rodgers underwent surgery earlier this month and the Packers placed him on injured reserve. Rodgers described what happened and then said "the cameras caught me saying something to him", but they missed what Barr was doi...

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  • Marshawn Lynch destroys high schoolers on the field at Oakland Tech
Marshawn Lynch destroys high schoolers on the field at Oakland Tech

Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch dons his helmet for a workout at the team's training camp, on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 in Napa, Calif. "Once they found out, they and the League Commissioner promptly reminded all OUSD coaches of the bylaws and took appropriate measures". The always-competitive Lynch wanted it to be known he's still...

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  • DeMarcus Cousins discusses his emotional return to Sacramento to play the Kings
DeMarcus Cousins discusses his emotional return to Sacramento to play the Kings

With this marquee game now behind him, it will be interesting to see if Cousin can continue the momentum built of this game and help the Pelicans get back into the playoffs. "A lot of people that know me know I was nervous as hell". "I'm thankful for to have had the years I had in this city". The three-time All-Star sure had a amusing way of sh...

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  • Manchester United vs Tottenham: We have lost our fear factor - Mourinho
Manchester United vs Tottenham: We have lost our fear factor - Mourinho

Former United boss Louis van Gaal hit out at his fitness within a month of Shaw moving to Old Trafford. "I think with Southampton he achieved the impossible", he said. "Eric, let's see, he'll have one more training session, but he is the only one I hope from the injured group that can be ready". Shaw, however, paints a different picture of his ...

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  • Pair of Yankees named 2017 AL Gold Glove Finalists
Pair of Yankees named 2017 AL Gold Glove Finalists

First baseman Anthony Rizzo , second baseman Ben Zobrist and right fielder Jason Heyward were each announced as finalists Thursday. Kinsler has a good chance to win the award. Zobrist had a.988 fielding percentage with an.814 zone rating in 65 starts at second base this season. He'll have some stiff competition in the form of Mookie Betts o...

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  • Texans Owner Bob McNair Apologizes After 'Inmates' Comment
Texans Owner Bob McNair Apologizes After 'Inmates' Comment

McNair just issued a statement saying, "I regret that I used that expression ". According to a piece published Friday by ESPN's Don Van Natta Jr. and Seth Wickersham, the owners hoped they could negotiate some sort of universally beneficial truce with the players, to "satisfy disenchanted fans and advertisers".

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  • Ben Roethlisberger: We need to get the ball to Martavis Bryant
Ben Roethlisberger: We need to get the ball to Martavis Bryant

It's also led to Bryant being relegated to scout team duties, which will lead to him being inactive this week . Head coach Mike Tomlin came out of the woodwork to note that Bryant would not be available via trade after the wide receiver "called in sick" to a team meeting on Monday .

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  • Girardi out as Yankees manager
Girardi out as Yankees manager

The Yankees , who were believed to be rebuilding this past season, came one game away from playing in the World Series . Jeter and Girardi were Yankees teammates from 1996-99, when the team won three titles in four seasons. "He should take great pride in our accomplishments during his tenure, and I wish Joe and his family nothing but succe...

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  • Dont'a Hightower Reportedly Out for Season Due to Torn Pectoral Muscle Injury
Dont'a Hightower Reportedly Out for Season Due to Torn Pectoral Muscle Injury

Any hope Dont'a Hightower would return this season is now gone. The 2012 first-round pick out of Alabama represents a significant loss for a Patriots defense that ranks last in the National Football League in total yardage allowed per game (426.7) and 23rd in points allowed per game (23.7).

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  • Pune pitch curator to be suspended for giving out information
Pune pitch curator to be suspended for giving out information

The reporters asked Salgaonkar that two players want to bounce on the pitch and if it can be done, to which Salgaonkar replied, "It will be done". Following the first India-Australia Test held on the same pitch, earlier this year where Australia thrashed India by 333 runs, the pitch was rated poor by the ICC.

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  • Man United boss Jose Mourinho happy with attitude against Swansea
Man United boss Jose Mourinho happy with attitude against Swansea

However, it was one of the players involved against Huddersfield, Jesse Lingard , who was the star of the show for the Red Devils, netting both goals. United were content to take the sting out of any potential comeback by soaking up possession in the lead up to the hour. The winger could well have completed his hat-trick in quick time, but fire...

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