• National Football League owner: I supported players kneeling until Trump came out against it
National Football League owner: I supported players kneeling until Trump came out against it

Some NFL players might be throwing another wrinkle into an increasingly volatile situation tied to Colin Kaepernick , national anthem protests and possible collusion. Now, it's possible Trump's constant attacks of the protesting players led some people to watch and attend less games. Teams will be fined if players do not follow the policy.

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  • NFF organizes seminar for Super Eagles
NFF organizes seminar for Super Eagles

Tolu Adeleke (Partner, PriceWaterHouse Coopers) are among those who will speak to the World Cup -bound Eagles. The leadership of Nigeria Football Federation has concluded arrangements for a seminar on wealth creation, investments and portfolio management for players and officials of the Senior National Football Team, Super Eagles .

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  • Ex-Rangers and Aberdeen legend Neale Cooper dies aged 54
Ex-Rangers and Aberdeen legend Neale Cooper dies aged 54

Police Scotland have confirmed officers were called to a report of a man who had -collapsed in a communal stairwell in Bucksburn, Aberdeen, around 1.45am. He played at Reading for a spell but the Scot spent most of his playing career at Aberdeen. As well as his brief spell at the Gillls, he also managed Ross County, Hartlepool United and Peterh...

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  • 76ers Open Investigation Into Bryan Colangelo's Twitter Accounts
76ers Open Investigation Into Bryan Colangelo's Twitter Accounts

U.S. sport website TheRinger.com reports that Bryan Colangelo set up five fake accounts under different names, one of which reportedly passed along private medical information about then-Sixers centre Jahlil Okafor plus gossip about other players, including star big man Joel Embiid .

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  • No offers yet for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic
No offers yet for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic

Their valuation of the player at more than €110m was slapped on him as a number of major clubs circled in January, but now that Lazio can not offer Champions League football he is likely to have his head turned. Jose Mourinho wants to play a three-man midfield next season and wants a replacement for Michael Carrick , who retired at the end of...

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  • Chiefs lineman celebrates med school graduation
Chiefs lineman celebrates med school graduation

He walked in his ceremony Tuesday wearing a white lab coat bearing the block letters: DR DUVERNAY-TARDIF and his number, 76, in the Chiefs' trademark red and yellow. "Medicine is an opportunity to do something you really love and you're passionate about for up to 40 years", he said. You don't know which team you're going to, so it's really intens...

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  • Scholes slams Salah, Karius for crying against Real Madrid
Scholes slams Salah, Karius for crying against Real Madrid

Immediately after Real Madrid's Champions League success on Saturday, Ronaldo dropped a hint that he was about to leave the club. Asked where he will play his football next season, the player said last week: "I need to be playing week in, week out and that has not happened this season".

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  • 76ers GM Colangelo used fake Twitter accounts
76ers GM Colangelo used fake Twitter accounts

In posts ranging from April 2016 to last Tuesday, the accounts insulted the likes of Joel Embiid and Markelle Fultz; criticized coach Brett Brown; and bashed executives such as Sam Hinkie and Toronto president Masai Ujiri. After the initial offering, Embiid turned his attention to former Sixers front office head Sam Hinkie, leaning heavily in...

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  • Could Liverpool make a move for Robert Lewandowski?
Could Liverpool make a move for Robert Lewandowski?

Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge recently ruled out a transfer, however, saying: 'We know what we have in Robert Lewandowski . The forward has consistently been linked with a move away from the Allianz, with the Poland global reportedly keen on a move to Real Madrid , though it has never materialised due to Madrid's fondness of Karim Ben...

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  • Damarious Randall promises free jerseys if Cavs win
Damarious Randall promises free jerseys if Cavs win

As of Tuesday morning, Randall had 72,801 retweets, and the number was growing fast. Randall, a native of Pensacola, Florida who attended college at Arizona State, is so convinced his Warriors are going to win the National Basketball Association title over the Cleveland Cavaliers that he tweeted out this seemingly outrageous offer...

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  • Took one day to guarantee first-time French Open finalist
Took one day to guarantee first-time French Open finalist

World number nine Venus will now turn her attention to playing the doubles tournament with her sister Serena, who is competing in a Grand Slam event for the first time since last year's Australian Open after giving birth to her daughter. "All the times we've played, she's played great". "I didn't expect anything from this match", Kozlova said i...

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  • Love's Status Unknown For NBA Finals Opener
Love's Status Unknown For NBA Finals Opener

The Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals , but it wasn't without adversity in the toughest moments. The Warriors faced a similar challenge, as they, too, trailed 3-2 in the Western Conference Finals against the No. Even though some may not see our team as fragile, but it is. The Cavs didn't exactly miss Love in his absence agains...

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  • Serena Williams and the mother of all comebacks
Serena Williams and the mother of all comebacks

The temperature hit 25C in Paris but it did not seem to affect the 23-time major victor in her first Grand Slam match since giving birth last September. Her play today will of course make headlines, but so is her outfit. Trailing 2-0 in the second set and again fighting some mental demons, the 24-year-old pulled herself together to progress to ...

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  • DONE DEAL? Man Utd meet buyout clause for Porto defender Diogo Dalot
DONE DEAL? Man Utd meet buyout clause for Porto defender Diogo Dalot

Dalot, the Porto right-back, has only eight senior appearances to his name, but United scouts are said to have been impressed by the teenager having watched him throughout the season. FC Porto though, have been doing all they can to retain Diogo Dalot , despite their urgent need for revenue in order to comply with FFP regulations.

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  • Chiefs’ Laurent Duvernay-Tardif officially a doctor
Chiefs’ Laurent Duvernay-Tardif officially a doctor

It's hard to decide what's more incredible: That Duvernay-Tardif was able to become a doctor while playing professional football, or that he was able to become one of the NFL's best guards while studying medicine. Before that, the six-foot-five, 321-pound Duvernay-Tardif was essentially a student-athlete, first with the Redmen and then the Chief...

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  • Seahawks Sign Brandon Marshall To One-Year Deal
Seahawks Sign Brandon Marshall To One-Year Deal

Before hurting his ankle in the fifth game last season, Marshall caught just 18 passes for 154 yards and no touchdowns, all totals the lowest of an National Football League career that dates to 2006 - Marshall was already out for the year when Seattle beat the Giants 24-7 in NY last October.

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  • Venus Williams loses opener in Paris
Venus Williams loses opener in Paris

It has been a remarkable run, but that didn't make Sunday's 6-4, 7-5 loss to China's Qiang Wang any easier to accept. Also, British number one Johanna Konta's lost 6-4 6-3 to Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva in the first round for the fourth successive year.

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  • French Open 2018: Serena Williams Back In Winning Business
French Open 2018: Serena Williams Back In Winning Business

Williams has played a limited schedule in 2018 while easing her way back following her pregnancy. ¶ The two-time Grand Slam victor Garbiñe Muguruza is back to winning ways at the French Open after beating Svetlana Kuznetsova , another former Roland Garros champion.

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  • Liverpool Star Mohamed Salah Making Progress in Shoulder Injury Recovery
Liverpool Star Mohamed Salah Making Progress in Shoulder Injury Recovery

Last Saturday, Mohamed Salah was a victim of a rough challenge from Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos that cut his first UEFA Champions League final appearance short as he was forced off the field in agony and tears. Perhaps if Ramos came out and said he intentionally injured Salah then the situation would be different - but there is no evidence...

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  • Manchester United 'table £17.4m bid for Porto's Diogo Dalot'
Manchester United 'table £17.4m bid for Porto's Diogo Dalot'

United have moved quickly amid interest in Dalot from clubs including Juventus, Napoli, Real Madrid and Barcelona. The newspaper says United have triggered the £17.4m release clause in his contract and have already agreed personal terms with the 19-year-old so the transfer is expected to be confirmed over the coming days.

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