• Hurts struggles in Alabama Spring Game
Hurts struggles in Alabama Spring Game

And although the prospect of profiting off a teammate's injury isn't exactly something most players relish, I'll do the dirty work and say it outright: Hurts has been dealt a stroke of luck at Tagovailoa's expense. The national championship game hero was not backing up Hurts. He loves Alabama, loves Coach Saban and everything about that place. Th...

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  • Tom Brady plans on playing in 2018
Tom Brady plans on playing in 2018

And Patriots fans have to like what they hear. "Tom's intentions have not changed", Yee said Monday via ESPN's Adam Schefter . But more than that, he has yet to commit to the New England Patriots . Brady's under contract for the next two seasons. That ranks him around the middle of the pack for National Football League starting quarterbacks rig...

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  • Chelsea defender Alonso gets 3-match ban for violent conduct
Chelsea defender Alonso gets 3-match ban for violent conduct

Referee Mike Dean did not book Alonso for the incident, which happened directly in front of fourth official Roger East with the FA confirming that none of the match officials saw the incident which was caught on camera. The defender has been charged with committing an act of violent conduct against the Southampton striker, and has been given a th...

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  • Kris Bryant hit in head with pitch, exits game vs. Rockies
Kris Bryant hit in head with pitch, exits game vs. Rockies

Before his hit-by-pitch on Sunday, Bryant had two hits in the Rockies series with an RBI. Athletic trainers along with manager Joe Maddon attended to him and eventually walked him back to the dugout for further evaluation. He was replaced by David Bote at third base. After Bryant was beaned, the Cubs collected four consecutive singles. Migu...

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  • Brandon Belt breaks Major League Baseball all-time record with 21-pitch at-bat
Brandon Belt breaks Major League Baseball all-time record with 21-pitch at-bat

Former Houston Astros shortstop Ricky Gutierrez previously owned the record for longest Major League Baseball at bat, according to Angels communication manager Matt Birch. The at-bat took 12 minutes and 45 seconds. Leading off the seventh against reliever Jim Johnson, Belt hit the first pitch for a single. Belt wrenched out another nine-pitch at-...

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  • Colin Kaepernick decries police killings as 'lawful lynchings'
Colin Kaepernick decries police killings as 'lawful lynchings'

Kaepernick is famous for his protesting of racial inequality by taking a knee before games. Kaepernick went on to question how anyone could stand for a national anthem that claims to value "freedom and justice for all" when it is clearly "unjust to so many" of its citizens.

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  • Utah Jazz: 3 takeaways from Game 3 vs. Thunder
Utah Jazz: 3 takeaways from Game 3 vs. Thunder

Game 3 tips off at 8:00 p.m. mountain time at Vivint Smart Home Arena. The Rockets fell in Game 3 to the Timberwolves on Saturday, but still lead that series 2-1. The under is 4-1 in the last five Utah games versus a team with a winning straight up record. Game three was quite the opposite. Paul George scored 23 points and Carmelo Anthony , ...

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  • Liverpool's Mohamed Salah Named 2018 PFA Player Of The Year
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah Named 2018 PFA Player Of The Year

The other players nominated in the category included: Harry Kane ( Tottenham Hotspur ), David De Gea (Manchester United), Leroy Sane ( Manchester City ) and David Silva ( Manchester City ). Former West Brom and England forward Cyrille Regis, who died in January at the age of 59, was honoured with the PFA's merit award during the ceremony at t...

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  • Timberwolves Whip Rockets, Get Series Back to 2-1
Timberwolves Whip Rockets, Get Series Back to 2-1

CT. One of the league's worst 3-point shooting teams during the regular season, the Wolves matched the Rockets in Game 3. The series will then shift to Houston for Game Five on Wednesday. Karl-Anthony Towns would bounce back with 18 points and 16 rebounds, but that's far from all. Rose seems to have supplanted Jamal Crawford in the rotation.

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  • Wenger's Arsenal swansong starts with win over West Ham
Wenger's Arsenal swansong starts with win over West Ham

Fans spilled on to the Etihad Stadium pitch at the final whistle to congratulate the City players on their success. Aaron Ramsey has urged his teammates to end the season with a string of victories to provide departing Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger with "the flawless send-off".

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  • Chiefs, Rams taking 'MNF' game to Mexico City
Chiefs, Rams taking 'MNF' game to Mexico City

Kickoff is set for 8:15 p.m. ET on ESPN from Estadio Azteca for what will be the NFL's second Monday Night Football game in Mexico City, two years after the Oakland Raiders and Houston Texans did the same. "It is great to be participating in the NFL's worldwide games again and working with the league to grow the game overseas". POSSIBLE FIRST...

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  • Kipchoge wins third London Marathon as Farah breaks British record
Kipchoge wins third London Marathon as Farah breaks British record

Switzer, who started the women's and World Cup races before running herself, summed up the spirit of the day when she said: " London's always been there for me". A record 386,050 people applied for this year's race - nearly a third more than last year and the highest number for any marathon in the world. Vivian Cheruiyot wins the London Marath...

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  • Cavs' Hill out for game four with back spasms
Cavs' Hill out for game four with back spasms

The relative scheme simplicity was not lost on Lue and the Cavaliers' coaching staff, and the past couple of games they've taken to doubling and trapping Oladipo with the picking man's defender to force turnovers and prevent Vic from getting to the basket.

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  • Hard to catch Man City if they invest, Mourinho warns
Hard to catch Man City if they invest, Mourinho warns

Manchester United need to win the FA Cup for their season to be a success but, whoever they face in the final, I would back Jose Mourinho to find a way to beat them. Pogba's future at United may not be entirely resolved after this latest interview, but his performances on the field in the last couple of weeks suggest he eager to prove he shoul...

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  • London Marathon: Athletes Skeptical As Temperature Spikes, Breaking 70-year Record
London Marathon: Athletes Skeptical As Temperature Spikes, Breaking 70-year Record

Farah, who has always strenuously denied breaking any rules, is now coached by Gary Lough since quitting the track past year. "But I know this is what inspires me and in my mind there is no doubt that what will make me a legend is running a world record in the long distance", said Kipchoge.

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  • Barca taking no chances with Sevilla after Roma nightmare - Valverde
Barca taking no chances with Sevilla after Roma nightmare - Valverde

Barcelona , all but assured of winning the league, could grab the double should Ernesto Valverde's men pull off a victory. While the Liga season continues this weekend, all eyes will be on the Copa del Rey final. Sevilla , who also reached the Champions League quarterfinals, have had a strong season under coach Vincenzo Montella . In wha...

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  • Embiid laughs off Winslow breaking mask: 'I'm going to be a nightmare'
Embiid laughs off Winslow breaking mask: 'I'm going to be a nightmare'

A day after making his playoff debut, Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid says he is "built for" postseason basketball. "I'm not as involved in as many dribble handoffs as I was and post-ups as I was in the regular season", Whiteside said after Game 3 ( h/t ESPN ).

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