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Celtics' Gordon Hayward expected to make 'full recovery' after gruesome injury

Celtics fans lined up to sign a banner urging Gordon Hayward to "come back stronger than ever". Brad Stevens will have to be very creative in motivating his...


Alex Smith was 'fired up' after Mike Mitchell's late hit

It was really low from the back side. I thought it was about as flagrant as it gets when it comes to a low hit on the quarterback . ESPN's Adam Schefter rep...


Plans for Christmas Eve Arsenal fixture ditched

Chelsea's clash at Goodison Park is now scheduled for a 12:30 kick-off, whilst the other two games receive the Saturday evening slot with Burnley kicking off a...


More conference games in the future

The league jumped from 16 conference games to 18 during the 2007-08 season and is not alone among the Power 5 conferences in expanding again. Under the new fo...


Is Kevin De Bruyne the best midfielder in the world right now?

Much like last year, Jurgen Klopp's team played quite well and on the balance of play deserved to win, but despite having the bulk of the play they didn't do en...


Ben Simmons Shines In NBA Debut

Simmons had 18 points, 10 rebounds, 5 assists, two steals and a block in his first official game as part of the Sixers . For Washington to have a successfu...


NLCS Game 4: Cubs Try to Avoid Being Swept by Dodgers

A commanding 3-1 leads in a best-of-seven series tends to foster a genuine sense of optimism in a clubhouse. The Cubs got on the board first, but in Game 4 they...


Benzema 'very happy' at Real Madrid amid Arsenal rumours

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger broke the club's transfer record last summer to sign forward Alexandre Lacazette for £53m, while the Frenchman also has Alexis Sanch...


Red Wings goaltending roughed up in loss to Maple Leafs

Nazem Kadri , Zach Hyman (Michigan), Auston Matthews , Connor Brown , Morgan Rielly (power play) and William Nylander (empty net) answered for the Leafs. Ev...


Antonio Conte faces selection crisis as injury concerns mount at Chelsea

I think that, a lot of times, Mourinho likes to concentrate on what is happening at Chelsea . 2-0 up, 3-2 down and in the end, a 3-3 draw. "When we switc...


Napoli fear European hangover ahead of Inter clash

Mertens has been directly involved in nine of Napoli's past 14 Champions League goals, scoring six and providing three assists. De Bruyne was delighted th...


Tom Jurich Terminated With Cause From University of Louisville

Jurich has been Louisville's athletics director for almost 20 years and has seen the athletics department rise from Conference USA to the Big East to the ACC. "...


Wide natural disaster drill coming up

Ahead of Thursday's Great B.C. ShakeOut - a province-wide quake drill - emergency responders are reminding people what it actual means to be "emergency ready". ...


Liverpool 0-0 Manchester United: Five things we learned

If that doesn't improve, they won't win the league. Saturday's fixtures answered those questions conclusively: away from home at any rate, expect United to sit ...


Barcelona's Lionel Messi scores 100th goal in European competition

Nikolaou did get on the scoresheet at the right end with a consolation strike for the away side in the final minute, but it ended 3-1 to give Barca three wins...


Alicia Keys Is Returning to The Voice for Season 14

We've been excited for Kelly for quite some time (she has great candor and a flawless personality for this show - plus a longtime friendship with Blake) and Al...


Andrew Luck To Miss Practice This Week After Cortisone Injection

We want to get to a point where he can practice every day and his long-term success is what we are looking for, much like any player. "That's what is important ...


Wenger's fiery response to Deeny comments: "You can't question our character"

Deeney's comments were put to both Wenger and Wilshere, with the latter in particular taking exception. "All we can do is bounce back with a good performance ...


Atletico Madrid coach Simeone: This team more than Griezmann

Atletico, a finalist in 2014 and 2016, remains winless after three matches and is struggling in third place in Group C with just two points - two less than AS R...


Nicolas Otamendi: 'Pep Guardiola wants Manchester City players to speak English'

At that tournament, Sterling dubbed himself "The Hated One" on Instagram following England's opening game against Russian Federation. I didn't have any negative...