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Snoop Dogg Sounds Off on Donald Trump

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The interview concluded on a festive note, with LaVar Ball wishing Trump a happy holiday. Ball didn't back down during the CNN interview, telling host Chris Cuomo that Trump has more important things to do than ask for his gratitude. Read More »

Former Braves GM John Coppolella is now banned from baseball for life

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Former Braves Special Assistant Gordon Blakeley, the team's global scouting chief, was suspended from performing services for any team for one year. Maitan, a Venezuelan shortstop who drew comparisons to Miguel Cabrera and Miguel Sano when he was the top global amateur player available, is the No. Read More »

Bills vs. Chargers: Top matchups to watch in NFL Week 11

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Their opponent today, however, has found it even more hard to finish early drives with points. The Chargers lead 7-0 early in the first. Peterman finished his first career start 6 of 1'4 for 66 yards and the five INTs. Novak knocked in a pair of field goal, one just second before halftime, and another early in the third quarter for the Bolts. Coming off consecutive losses, the Bills benched Taylor in favor of the rookie Peterman for this week's game against the Los Angeles Chargers , ... Read More »

President Trump fires back at father of UCLA basketball player

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Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) ripped President Trump on Sunday after the president said he should have left three UCLA basketball players in jail in China for shoplifting. "Don't tell me nothing ". "To President Trump and the United States government, thank you for taking the time to intervene on our behalf". The Republican president, while finishing up a 12-day, five-nation trip to Asia, said he had sought the help of Chinese President Xi in the case. Read More »

Antonio Conte confirms that David Luiz has returned to the squad

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The Nigerian worldwide has taken longer than expected to recover and missed his seventh consecutive game in all competitions having sat out the win over West Bromwich Albion this afternoon. Mourinho was famously happy to see the back of Luiz at Chelsea when Paris Saint-Germain paid £50m for the player in the summer of 2014, having often only trusted the sometimes kamikaze defender in midfield during the previous campaign. Read More »

Jerry Jones apologizes after video surfaces of racially-charged joke

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Jones and the Cowboys drafted Elliott with the fourth overall pick in the 2016 draft. "It would be madness to think that everything I'm doing isn't in the best short and long-term interest of the NFL ", Jones said. Jones also wrote to Goodell: "As you are also aware and concerned, the League has undergone unprecedented upheaval in the last two years, including a significant decline in television ratings, increased advertiser discontent, high-profile litigation concerning player ... Read More »

Danica Patrick To Retire After Daytona 500, Indy 500 Next Year

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I'm going to do the Daytona 500 next year and the Indy 500. Her highest finish was third in 2009, and she was the first woman to lead laps in the race when she paced the field for 19 trips around the Brickyard as a rookie. Patrick had been adamant she would never return to IndyCar or the 500, but changed her mind as she realized her competitive options were dwindling. Read More »

Yankees' Luis Severino finishes third in AL Cy Young race

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The 31-year-old right-hander led the American League in wins (18) and ERA (2.25). Max Scherzer was voted to his second consecutive Cy Young Award on the NL side. Kershaw was hoping to become just the fourth pitcher in history to win the Cy Award a fourth time. Both Strasburg and Kershaw missed considerable time with injuries while Scherzer stayed healthy, for the most part. Read More »

Bills benching QB Taylor for Peterman

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A big announcement came from Bills Head Coach Sean McDermott , as he met with the media Wednesday morning, that rookie quarterback Nathan Peterman will start for the Bills this Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers . When asked if he was mad that he was pulled, Taylor said he only was at himself. LB Preston Brown leads the Bills with 70 tackles, but he suffered through one of his worst games last week. Read More »

Super Eagles Shock Argentina 4-2 in Russian Federation

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In the 73rd minute, Iwobi got his second goal of the night when he surged past his markers after he received a pass from substitute Ahmed Musa before he fired home. " It's good victory for us but it doesn't mean we've become favorites to win the World Cup ". TyC Sports later reported that the forward later recovered consciousness and underwent tests in hospital, while Dario Benedetto replaced him on the field. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick Named 'Citizen of the Year' By GQ Magazine

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The public stand of the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, who is now without a team, has sparked a wave of similar protests across the National Football League and other athletic events. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant was named GQ's 2017 "Champion of the Year ". Kaepernick was the first pro-athlete to take a knee during the national anthem at NFL games past year in protest over police brutality, and racial and social injustice. Read More »

He feels good here - Mbappe adamant Neymar is happy at PSG

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The Brazil worldwide, who joined from Barcelona this summer in a world-record €222 million move, said he was targeting the Champions League trophy. He feels good here and will achieve great things. Brazil booked their place at the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation after finishing top of their South American qualification group with 12 wins, five draws and one defeat from 18 matches played. Read More »

Italy Misses World Cup as Sweden Wins Playoff

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There are two possible narratives as Italy prepare for their World Cup date with destiny against Sweden in Milan on tonight. "I'm not sorry for myself but all of Italian football", he said in an emotional post-match interview. The Azzurri have failed to come up with some good results for a while, having lost 3-0 against Spain and drawn with Macedonia, and now risk to miss the Russia World Cup if they don't win the second leg of the playoffs against Sweden. Read More »

Championship 4 set following Round of 8 finale at Phoenix

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Keselowski entered the race 19 points ahead of Hamlin and 22 points ahead of Blaney. Kyle Busch , Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex, Jr . have already advanced to the Championship four. Johnson's day ended early thanks to a blown tire just before the end of Stage 2 . He led for 193 of 312 laps. Sunday's victory could easily be the last of his career, and next weekend's season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway could be his last altogether. Read More »

Conor McGregor causes wild scene at Bellator 187

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The fighter made his boxing debut back in August when he lost to Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas but last fought in the octagon when he defeated Eddie Alvarez in November. Bellator released a statement about the altercation: "We're aware of the in-cage altercation involving Conor McGregor and a Bellator staff member". Read More »

Kizer plays well, but Browns still lose to go 0-9

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The second-year veteran last played on October 22, replacing Kizer early in the third quarter of Cleveland's 12-9 overtime loss to the Tennessee Titans. Emmanuel Ogbah had four sacks, and Christian Kirksey and Joe Schobert each added a sack. The teams hadn't faced each other since the 2013 season, when the Lions won at Cleveland, 31-17. Read More »

Week 11 college football scores, highlights from Saturday's games

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Though it's not a true "playoff" in that every game's loser would definitely be eliminated from title contention, we'll certainly see more clarity in the playoff race after Saturday. UCF remains in the driver's seat for a New Year's Six bowl, though the Knights have to be a bit peeved about staying at No. 18 - behind eight two-loss teams - despite a solid win at SMU. Read More »

Tunisia book place in Russian Federation 2018

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Morocco and Tunisia became the final African nations to qualify for the 2018 World Cup as both countries ended long spells away from the finals. A mouth-watering clash lay in store in Abidjan, where Côte d'Ivoire hosted Morocco , with the victor booking a ticket to Russian Federation 2018. Read More »

Hope Solo Accuses Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter of Sexual Assault

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She was presenting with the former head of the soccer organization, Sepp Blatter , who she said grabbed her. "I've seen it in sports", she went on. "I had some bad experiences with players who are still on the team". A spokesman for Blatter told both Expresso and United Kingdom newspaper The Guardian that the accusations made by Solo were "ridiculous". Read More »

Coutinho has Barca ambition - Suarez

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NEYMAR is reportedly trying his hardest to convince fellow Brazilian Philippe Coutinho to snub Barcelona and join him at Paris Saint-Germain. While the statement won't make Coutinho any cheaper, Barcelona is still after the Brazilian. Read More »

Florida State University Suspends Fraternities and Sororities Indefinitely After Student Death

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Tallahassee police said no one has been arrested in the death of 20-year-old Andrew Coffey , a member of the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity who died at an off-campus house party. Thrasher has also banned alcohol at all student organization events during the suspension, according to ABC News . Students on the UF campus are still shocked about the death of the FSU student. Read More »

Twins' Buxton, Dozier win Gold Gloves

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Buxton and Dozier are the first Twins since Joe Mauer in 2010 to win a Gold Glove. Hosmer's four Rawlings Gold Glove Awards are tied with Perez for third-most all-time among Kansas City players. Hosmer also had a streak of 120 games without being charged with an error, the longest streak by a Royals first baseman, according to Elias Sports Bureau. Read More »

Axed Luiz faces fight for Chelsea future, warns Conte

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Conte cast further doubt over Luiz's future at Stamford Bridge when admitting that he is unsure if there will be a place for him in the side this season. " Chelsea have been in touch a few times and sometimes Paulo Ferreira comes and talks to me and show me some video clips of what I'm doing wrong and what I'm doing right and asks me how it's going on and off the pitch. Read More »

Janoris Jenkins Reinstated by Giants After Suspension for Rules Violation

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Two other players, cornerback Eli Apple and running back Paul Perkins, also missed that practice, but alerted the team about their travel difficulties and were hit with a fine. In an attempt to salvage their disastrous season, the Giants also reacquired linebacker Deontae Skinner after he was re-signed and waived by NY earlier this year. Read More »

David Moyes keen to 'meet West Ham fans'

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West Ham potential Moyes began to come to prominence when he was in charge of Everton , leading him to get the top job at Manchester United after being identified by Sir Alex Ferguson as the ideal replacement, which ended badly before he moved to failed roles at Real Sociedad and Sunderland . Read More »

Mike Evans Suspended For Week 10

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Winston was pointing toward the Saints' sideline and repeatedly poked Lattimore's helmet. Mike Evans runs over to hit Lattimore, and a scuffle ensues. Jameis can not, under any circumstances, come off the sideline when he's not even playing in the game. "If there's not an ejection in that situation, then I don't know when there's supposed to be an ejection", he said. Read More »

Discussing Ezekiel Elliott's Latest Status With "Mighty" — Interview

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If he Faila's ruling is upheld, then Elliott will be suspended immediately. Elliott was not charged by prosecutors for an alleged assault reported to police in Columbus, Ohio, in July 2016. The Second Circut granted him an emergency stay, pending the appeal on Friday. It's unclear how many games they have proposed to the NFL, but neither the league nor the NFLPA intends to settle this case and have Elliott's suspension reduced at this time, sources said. Read More »

Ryan Fitzpatrick to start Week 10 for Buccaneers

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Fitzpatrick will make his first start of the season against the team he started 27 games for from 2015-17. Winston sprained the AC joint in his right shoulder on last month against Arizona, and he landed hard on that shoulder when he was sacked in the final minute of yesterday's first half against New Orleans. Read More »

Bayern down Dortmund to open four-point lead

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Having missed Bayern's 2-1 win at Celtic on Tuesday in the Champions League with a thigh injury, Lewandowski's goal was his 11th in the league in as many games this season. Instead it was Bayern who struck again with Lewandowski flicking in a Joshua Kimmich cutback in the 37th and Alaba's cross floating past the Poland striker and keeper Roman Buerki into the net. Read More »

John Wall leaves arena with left arm in sling

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We have to be better, and we will". Wall suffered a left shoulder sprain during Friday's game against the Cavaliers, but played through it and posted 13 points (4-13 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 5-12 FT), six rebounds, 15 assists, one steal and four turnovers across 37 minutes. Read More »

Rafa Nadal battles past Cuevas to reach Paris Masters quarter finals

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Nadal is also the oldest, testimony to his relentless determination. Given the troubles he has faced in staying healthy in recent years, he is perhaps wise to prioritise the long term and skip the World Tour Finals as a precaution, with the hope it allows him to enjoy another strong season next year. Read More »

Krajinovic downs Isner to reach Paris final

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The 31-year-old said he would try his best to be present at the eight-man event which takes place from Nov 12-19 at the O2 in London, but his focus was on the long term. First up on this afternoon's schedule, however, is the clash between Isner and Krajinovic, with the big-serving American - finalist past year - a heavy favourite at [1.31] to dispatch the in-form Krajinovic . Read More »

West Ham's new manager revealed during first half v Liverpool

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West Ham barely had time to process what had happened, before inexplicably conceding another. West Ham have endured a woeful start to their 2017/18 campaign, and now sit in 16th position in the Premier League table, after a return of just nine points from their opening 10 league outings. Read More »

Arsenal's Santi Cazorla opens up about career-threatening injury

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Cazorla last played for Arsenal in October 2016, in a Champions League game against Ludogorets, and has since undergone eight operations on his ankle. Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla insists he remains on course to return to action by January after revealing the horrifying true extent of his long-term battle with a gruesome achilles injury that could have resulted in him losing his leg. Read More »

Young returns to England squad for Germany and Brazil games

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I think he's a player who is obviously playing at a big club. "In the system we play, I see him a bit more advanced". 'There is no question about his ability, his football brain or personality, we just need to see him playing before he comes back in because unfortunately there has been a history of injuries. Read More »

Papa John's says anthem protests are hurting deal with NFL

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Papa John's International Inc . founder John Schnatter is going after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell , saying weak handling of the league's national-anthem controversy has hammered sales of his pizza. The stock is down 24% this year, while competitors including Domino's have performed well (Domino's stock is up 12% this year). Fans have reacted overwhelmingly negatively to the protests, citing them as the primary factor why they stopped watching the games. Read More »

Liverpool beats Maribor 3-0, tops Champions League group

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It mirrored Liverpool's 3-0 win over Huddersfield in the Premier League on Saturday, with all of the goals coming in the second half then, too, after a lackluster first half. Joel Matip fed Alexander-Arnold and the young full-back provided a fine whipped cross that Salah turned in with a neat improvised first-time finish for his fourth Champions League goal of the season. Read More »

Okafor's option not being picked up by Sixers

Earlier this week, Philadelphia chose to not pick up the fourth-year, $6.3 million option on Okafor's rookie deal, after having tried to trade him for some time. "Honestly, I didn't want them to pick up my option". I know a buyout is one of the options where I get an opportunity to play elsewhere and to get on the court. Read More »