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IOC leaves weightlifting at risk of 2024 Olympic snub

Russian athletes who pass stringent drug tests and receive special clearance to compete will do so wearing a neutral uniform and under a neutral flag. In announ...


Mariners, Angels each get $1 million for Ohtani from Twins

The pursuit of Shohei Ohtani isn't really about money, though maybe it is, at least in a relative sense. In separate trades announced Wednesday night, t...


Seahawks commentator Warren Moon, Hall of Fame QB, sued for sexual harassment

Three days later, Haskell reported Moon's behavior-the dress code, sleeping arrangements, touching, and unwanted sexual advances-to the company's CEO, David Mel...


Man Utd 'confident' of sealing £50m January transfer

United were touted as a potential destination for Rose in the summer, but Mourinho held off on making a formal approach due to his ongoing injury situation. Whi...


Stiff competition for A-League sides in Asian Champions League group stage

Since the Champions League went from using a second group stage to a 16-team knockout tournament in 2003-04, no league had ever qualified five teams for the k...


Giants expect Giancarlo Stanton decision 'by the end of the week'

Given that the Marlins are heavily focused on offloading his contract, the second part of that formulation - i.e., luring Stanton himself - is perhaps the more ...


Liverpool 7-0 Spartak Moscow

Jurgen Klopp named an attacking side featuring Sadio Mane , Roberto Firmino , Mohamed Salah and Philippe Coutinho as captain, and they repaid his faith i...


Chelsea star midfielder reveals how he won Antonio Conte's trust

The Spain worldwide fought his way back into the team, as the Blues won the Premier League title. The 30-year-old finished the 2017-18 Premier League season w...


UCLA coach Alford "surprised" at Ball's decision

His brother Lonzo played one season with the Bruins before being drafted No. 2 by the Lakers. This after LaVar pulled 16-year-old LaMelo from high school ea...


Jose Mourinho fears the worst for Manchester United in Champions League draw

We had Wayne Rooney, who was a player if he missed a couple of games you knew, he wasn't looking after himself. "It's hard to say as we don't see what goes on...


Compensation Committee ignores Jerry Jones, gives Roger Goodell a new contract

Goodell has been the NFL Commissioner since 2006, and his current contract before the deal was put in place run through March 2019. Other NFL owners had issue...


Chiefs CB Marcus Peters suspended for Sunday's game after Jets incident

However, Peters has had tumultuous play, backed by one of the NFL's worst defenses. The Chiefs started the season 5-0 but have lost four straight and six of...


Hornets coach Steve Clifford takes leave of absence to address health

Associate head coach Stephen Silas , as he did during Monday's win over Orlando, will take over as head coach during Clifford's absence. Silas has been an as...


Eli Manning's jersey sales spiked over the last week

Have these recent events of betrayal created too great a divide between the greatest quarterback to ever wear Giants blue and ownership in order to continue tog...


Saints prepare for tough turnaround with Falcons game Thursday

Only the Vikings have held the dynamic New Orleans offense to less than 20 points, and that was in Week 1 before Brees and crew found the rhythm in their st...


Manchester City to make January move for Arsenal star

Neither have committed to fresh terms, leading both to be heavily linked with moves elsewhere - with Manchester rivals City and United reported to be heading ...


Tottenham boss Pochettino insists Llorente has his total 'trust'

Spurs' Champions League fixture against APOEL this week is effectively a dead-rubber one as far as the London club are concerned but the Cyprus title-holders...


IPL 2018: MS Dhoni set to reunite with Chennai Super Kings

CSK and RR were banned from the IPL for two seasons in July 2015 following some of their team owners' involvement in corruption. But if there is no retention be...


Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Jazz

Leaving it all on the floor, you seen it tonight". Paul George rebounded from a awful first half to score 21 points. They also opened things up for Adams, and...


As government shutdown looms, GOP pushing two-week extension

On the other side of the Capitol, Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerGOP should reject the left's pessimism and the deficit trig...