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Notre Dame survives Princeton upset scare in NCAA Tournament opener

Notre Dame came into NCAA Tournament play having won eight of its last 10. Princeton has faced Notre Dame three times , twice in South Bend and once, the las...


Europa League: Manchester defeat Rostov, qualify for quarter-final

It's difficult to play Monday with 10 men, it's difficult to play now, it's difficult to play 12 o'clock on Sunday. It's hard to play 12 o'clock on Sunday (agai...


Adrian Peterson free agency: Raiders emerge among 3 best fits for RB

Peterson ends his tenure with the Vikings as the franchise leader in career rushing touchdowns, career rushing yards, most career carries, most rushing touchdow...


Cowboys cornerbacks Carr, Claiborne leave for Ravens and Jets

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the four-year deal has multiple options that allow the team flexibility. Claiborne, who was the No. 6 overall pick in 2012, h...


USMNT roster announced for World Cup Qualifying and Clint Dempsey returns

The U.S. then heads to Panama for another qualifier March 28. The United States is last in the final round of qualifying after losing the first two games. Aren...


Crean is Canned, What They Want in a New Coach

IN was ranked as high as No. 3 early in the season following wins over Kansas and North Carolina, but also were upset by Fort Wayne and finished the year with a...


South Africa drafts in extra spinner for New Zealand

The greener the better in Wellington has been New Zealand's mantra in the past. Southee said the starting 11 had yet to be finalised, beyond his inclusion...


The Who announce Las Vegas residency

So much for dying before they get old. The band's leaders Peter Townshend and Roger Daltrey are 73 and 71, respectively, and had described their current tou...


Patriots Re-Sign Pro Bowl Linebacker Dont'a Hightower

The deal is reported to be worth $43.5m with $19m guaranteed. It was believed the Jets were offering more than $12 million per year, which would have trumped ...


New England Patriots Might Lose 'Frustrated' Malcolm Butler After Signing Stephon Gilmore

If the Saints and Butler are able to reach an agreement on a contract, they will then work a deal with the Patriots to trade for Butler. In today's National...


Everton fans react on Twitter to Lukaku contract news

The Portuguese will probably have to break the world record fee he paid for Paul Pogba from Juventus last summer to land Lukaku, who played for him at Chelsea ...


US Women's Hockey Announce Championship Boycott Over Unfair Pay

Captain Meghan Duggan told reporters that the team is asking for a "living wage" and for USA Hockey to stop treating its US women's national team-and all girls ...


Atletico Madrid vs. Bayer Leverkusen in UEFA Champions League

Ahead of the round of 16, we take a closer look at how Atletico Madrid made it through the group stage and assess their chances of marching into the quarter-fin...


Rafael Nadal, Kei Nishikori through to Indian Wells last 16

Five-time Indian Wells victor Novak Djokovic defeated 2013 finalist Juan Martin del Potro 7-5 4-6 6-1 and next faces Nick Kyrgios in the same quarter of the d...


Umar Akmal fails fitness test as Pakistan announce squad for WI tour

However there was no room in either squad for Azhar Ali, who stepped down as ODI captain after losing a series 4-1 in Australia in January. The call-ups for K...


Steelers Host Free Agents Hightower, House For Visits On Tuesday

Hightower met the New York Jets on Sunday and the team went all out to try to convince the linebacker to sign with them. "They sent his mother Jets merchand...


Cordarrelle Patterson Signs With Raiders

The wide receiver will reportedly be taking his flashiness to the bay area and join the Oakland Raiders according to the Star Tribune's Matt Vensel. You're nine...


UConn returns to NCAA tourney as top seed in rebuilding year

The AP released its final men's college basketball top 25 of the season on Monday, the day after NCAA Tournament brackets and seedings were released. The vict...


5 important takeaways from the NCAA women's basketball tournament bracket

No. 8 seed Syracuse will challenge No. 9 seed Iowa State in Saturday's other first-round game set to begin 30 minutes after the conclusion of the UConn vs. 1 se...


Patriots sign Rex Burkhead

Burkhead has proven to be a productive runner and pass catcher in limited snaps and should fit in well with the Patriots and their running back rotation. Burkhe...


Juventus vs. Porto in UEFA Champions League

Despite the likes of Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Real Madrid being in the last eight, Buffon picked out Leicester as the competition's danger team. "I have g...


House returning to Packers

House had a breakout season in 2015. In his career, he has nine sacks. Green Bay finished 31st in pass defense last season. In 2016, Lacy had a better start...


Texans Have Interest in Patriots CB Butler

Or, might an offer from the Saints catalyze the Patriots into reaching an extension with Butler? On Friday evening the Patriots acquired Cooks and a 2017 four...


Spartan Women's Basketball To Face Arizona State In The NCAA Tournament

I think that MSU will pull the upset in the first round. He beat out Junior Lourawls "Tumtum" Nairn for the starting point guard slot. Wilson has plenty of s...


Russian Federation still has work to do to get ban lifted: WADA chief

During a Wada meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland, Tygart said as long as sports bodies were represented on Wada, the anti-doping organisation could not deliver on...


DeMarcus Ware Retires: Cowboys Want To Sign Him to 1-Day Deal

The fearsome pass-rusher played his final three seasons in Denver, where he was a key part of the Broncos' Super Bowl 50 championship team. During his years w...


Phoenix Suns vs. Portland Trail Blazers - 3/12/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Still, while many fans may be shaking their heads about what could have been, I think in time the negative feelings will fade and all that will be left will be ...


Big East Tournament: Villanova captures second title in four years

Yes, Villanova didn't have a great showing Friday night against a Seton Hall team that will be talked about in this article. The second-ranked Wildcats will f...


Leicester City vs. Sevilla in UEFA Champions League

Shakespeare joined Leicester as assistant to then manager Nigel Pearson in 2008, spending a season with Hull City in 2010/11 before the Srivaddhanaprabha family...


Four things to watch leading to Selection Sunday

UNCW is 1-5 in its five previous NCAA Tournaments, winning its first-round game in 2002 against No. 4 seed Southern California before losing in the second rou...


Sports South Africa Loses Rights to Host 2022 Commonwealth Games

Liverpool recently offered to take over hosting the Games . Durban was awarded the Games in 2015 as the only city to make a confirmed bid but an announcement...


Sidney Jones could slide as many as two rounds in draft

Once there, Jones was loaded onto a cart and taken out of the facility. NFL.com analyst Daniel Jeremiah sees a draft fall coming for Jones as well, but with a t...


SELECTION SUNDAY: Does Duke or UNC Deserve No. 1 Seed?

We could try and guess if that means the committee sees Duke as having 6.5 losses or 5 losses or whatever, but we don't know. And he would have a point. Fri...


Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Trade Rumors: Larry Sanders in Serious Discussions With Cavaliers

Just 58 seconds into his debut with the Cavaliers, following a buyout with the Philadelphia 76ers, Bogut broke his leg, ending his season and his tenure as a b...


Misery for Mourinho as Chelsea beat United to reach Cup semis

United: De Gea, Valencia, Jones, Smalling, Rojo, Darmian, Herrera, Pogba, Young, Mkhitaryan, Rashford. And serious question marks are now raised as to whether...


UNC men's basketball earns No. 1 seed in NCAA Tournament

Atlantic Coast Conference tournament champions Duke visited the Upstate when Greenville last hosted the NCAA Tournament in 2002. 7 seed and will play No. 1 ...


Wales end Ireland's Six Nations hopes

Interim head coach Rob Howley duly kept faith with the giant Northampton winger and was not left disappointed. "I thought it was an outstanding performance". ...


Rangers players made me proud after Celtic performance, says Graeme Murty

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers feels his team were robbed of three points by bad refereeing as they drew 1-1 with Rangers in the Scottish Premiership on Sunday...


Jason Marquis, Israel still undefeated at WBC after win over Cuba

The team of Jewish Americans - only two players hold Israeli passports, and only one was born in Israel - was initially the lowest-ranked (41 in the world) of t...


Ramos strikes again as Madrid prosper from Barca hangover

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique didn't start Rafinha, Samuel Umtiti and Neymar, who was decisive on Wednesday with two goals and two assists. Among other stats,...


Syracuse men's basketball not selected for NCAA Tournament

According to MLive , the big Selection Sunday show has revealed the entire list of teams that will battle it out on the road to the Final Four . Illinois St...


San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge out with minor heart arrhythmia

It's a game that's now lost a bunch of its luster. The NBA announced Friday that Kawhi Leonard will miss the game due to being in the league's concussion pr...


Premier League round-up: Hull record important win in relegation fight

Swansea's cause was not helped by a 33rd minute injury to Spanish striker Fernando Llorente, who had scored 10 goals in his last 15 league games. Maurauding ...


Klopp Talks Up Origi Ahead Of Possible Burnley Start

Adam Lallana who was sublime again with his composure and range of passing has also been a key player for Klopp's side. This week, we bring you a slightly eas...


Eagles sign WR Alshon Jeffery to 1-year deal

Carson Wentz gets to throw to a pair of accomplished receivers next season. All that matters is that we know Jeffery will no longer be catching passes for the ...


Andromeda's Launch Trailer Has Action, Explosions, and Robot Tentacles

Suvi Anwar and the ship's salarian pilot Kallo Jaft. Bioware has released the launch trailer for Mass Effect: Andromeda and unless we're reading between t...


Akhilesh hints at tie-up between SP-Cong alliance and BSP?

Meanwhile, news agency ANI has also reported that the BSP is not looking at an alliance as of now and playing wait and watch. Replying to a question about whe...


Clemson eliminated from ACC Tournament by Duke

He's been through it. That can't be held against them too much, given the historic strength of the ACC this season. "So I thought I could be better than that". ...


NFL Free Agent Tracker: AJ Bouye Will Not Sign With Houston Texans

Texans were extremely competitive in trying to keep A.J. Bouye, raised their offer a couple of times to reach $12 million average. He spent the last four years ...


Campbell, Jefferson close to new addresses

They had to battle it out with the Tennessee Titans for A.J. Bouye, and as you can see below from NFL Network's James Palmer, the Denver Broncos made a late p...