MINNESOTA UNITED HOST SPECIAL GUESTS FOR ASTON VILLA FRIENDLY

Aston Villa and Minnesota United will have special guests from Liberia in attendance for their friendly match on Wednesday.

SEATTLE CLOSE TO NAMING RON FRANCIS AS GM

The expansion Seattle franchise is set to begin play in the 2021-22 season as the NHL's 32nd team.

 
 
 

BO BICHETTE BELIEVES HE'S READY FOR THE MAJORS

Blue Jays shortstop prospect Bo Bichette believes he has done everything necessary to show that he's ready for the big leagues.

VIDEO: STARLING MARTE REFUSES TO TAKE FIRST BASE AFTER BEING HIT BY PITCH

Starling Marte insisted Jack Flaherty's pitch hit the knob of the bat, not his hand, so he continued his at-bat. He would ground into...

 
 
 

RUSSELL WESTBROOK TRADE TO HOUSTON OFFICIAL, THUNDER PRAISE HIM ON WAY OUT DOOR

“Russell Westbrook is the most important player in the brief history of the Oklahoma City Thunder." -GM Sam Presti

IOWA STATE'S MATT CAMPBELL SIDESTEPS NFL QUESTION

Iowa State coach Matt Campbell became a fringe NFL head-coaching candidate in 2019. If the Cyclones continue to play well this year,...

 
 
 

KAUFFMAN STADIUM TO EXTEND PROTECTIVE NETTING AFTER FAN WAS STRUCK BY FOUL BALL

A young girl was struck by a line drive foul ball at Kauffman Stadium on Sunday. The Royals said protective netting will be extended...

DARIUS LEONARD HAS BIG GOALS FOR 2019

Darius Leonard made 163 tackles and seven sacks, earning All-Pro and Defensive Rookie of the Year honors a year ago. This year, the...

 
 
 

MAIKEL FRANCO BENCHED FOR LACK OF HUSTLE

Phillies manager Gabe Kapler benched third baseman Maikel Franco because he didn't hustle yesterday.

TEXANS SHOULD PAY JADEVEON CLOWNEY AS A DEFENSIVE END

The Texans could fight the anticipated grievance regarding Jadeveon Clowney‘s clunky dual-position franchise-tag designation of linebacker/outside...

 
 
 

ANTHONY DAVIS DANCES AROUND QUESTION ABOUT RE-SIGNING WITH LAKERS

"I don't know what's going to happen. I have one year here, so I'm going make the best of this year."

CLINT BOWYER LOOKING FOR SOME OF HIS OLD MAGIC AT THE ‘MAGIC MILE'

Clint Bowyer has two career wins at New Hampshire. He hopes to make it three wins at the 'Magic Mile' on Sunday.

 
 
 

JAKE BUTT DOESN'T EXPECT TO START ON PUP, BUT BRONCOS WILL EASE HIM BACK IN

Receiver Emmanuel Sanders won't be “full go” when the Broncos open training camp and may not avoid opening on the physically unable...

SOLSKJAER: “WE JUST NEED CONSISTENCY”

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Man United just needs to be more consistent, and a top-four finish will come.

 
 
 

SAINTS' ZACH WOOD IS THE LOWEST-RATED PLAYER IN MADDEN

Several NFL players have complained in recent days about their Madden ratings, with some telling fans to boycott the game, others describing...

GABE KAPLER: ‘I'M NOT F-ING DALLAS GREEN AND I NEVER WILL BE'

Phillies fans really want manager Gabe Kapler to flip out on his struggling team, but he's staying true to himself.

 
 
 

JAMES CONNER SAYS DOCTORS GAVE HIM DIRE PROGNOSIS WITHOUT CANCER TREATMENT

Steelers running back James Conner learned of his cancer diagnosis in 2015. He recently revealed that his stage two Hodgkin's lymphoma...

PROVOROV'S NEXT CONTRACT PRESENTS BIG CHALLENGE FOR FLYERS

Ivan Provorov is treated like a top-pairing defender in Philadelphia but has not yet consistently played like one.

 
 
 

LINCOLN RILEY: JALEN HURTS MUST WIN STARTING JOB AT OKLAHOMA

Oklahoma didn't recruit Jalen Hurts from Alabama to be a back-up quarterback, but Lincoln Riley wants fans to believe Hurts will have...

ONE NEBRASKA DB CITED FOR WEED, ANOTHER FOR DRIVING UNDER SUSPENSION FOLLOWING TRAFFIC STOP

Marquel Dismuke Is a front-runner for a starting safety job.

 
 
 



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Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's...

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