Spurs' Parker has successful surgery on ruptured tendon

The Spurs snatched home court advantage back in this series by winning their second straight game and leaving the Rockets , beaten to the punch basically all night, to wonder what might have been had they could scrap their way to what could have been their most critical win all season. Read More

Neymar, Barcelona ordered to stand trial for corruption

Neymar, Barcelona ordered to stand trial for corruption

The transfer figure originally published by Barcelona was €57.1m (£48.4m) with €40m euros (£33.9m) of that given to his family. Barcelona's Brazilian forward Neymar looks on during the Spanish league football match RCD Espanyol vs FC Barcelona at the Cornella-El Prat stadium in Cornella de Llobregat on April 29, 2017. Read More

Sam Allardyce, the Crystal Palace manager

Sam Allardyce, the Crystal Palace manager

David Moyes has spoken on a number of occasions of building a more "robust" squad after this season's injury crisis, and even though he also worked with the midfielder at Everton, seems unlikely to hand the veteran another contract. "There was no-one there at the time that we could get in". I told them exactly. I know how hard it is to continue to cope with what has been an ongoing problem for many years, where it is always a case of 'Can we survive?' Sunderland have been actively looking ... Read More

Cutler auditions for gig with FOX

Cutler auditions for gig with FOX

Jon Greenberg of The Athletic in Chicago also confirmed hearing rumors of Cutler retiring to pursue a broadcasting career, adding that he could specifically be working with FOX Sports in the future. Any football player would be smart to explore his options in case he doesn't want to play anymore. Cutler had surgery to fix a torn shoulder labrum in December, and was cut with a failed physical designation in March. Read More

Monaco soon facing dilemma of whether to sell rising stars

Juventus is also in the Italian Cup final, where it will face Lazio, as it bids for a third straight league and cup double. The return of Falcao, combined with the emergence of technically gifted players, gave him the opportunity to implement a more attacking brand of football in a 4-4-2 formation. Read More

Get a load of this ridiculous Connor McDavid goal

We can't really stress on what happened last night or what happened in Game 2 (2-1 Oilers win in which they were outshot 40-23). "We just have to keep that in mind and put as much as we can to them". If the Anaheim Ducks do these things and they'll be back in the series, continue to struggle and the Ducks could be starting their summer vacations early. Read More

Michael Lombardi believes Deshaun Watson will start as a rookie

After being selected by the Houston Texans as the 12th overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft , the quarterback out of Clemson emotionally broke down while reading a handwritten letter penned to him by his mom, Deann Watson . "He's another guy that is a three-year starter at Baylor, has played a lot of football, graduated, has taken care of his business". "Getting to play wih them again is really a blessing". Read More

Arsenal shudder at Spurs' resurgence but nourished by lasagne memories

Here, we pick out five things we learned from the weekend's action. 'He and Christian Eriksen are very similar players - luxury players - they are the sort of players who open the doors and you don't expect them to put much hard work in. "I have to blame myself a bit for my header at the far post - I was kicking myself for missing that - but we dominated from the start", Alli said, speaking to BBC Sport . Read More

NFL Draft 2017: Jermaine Eluemunor is a Baltimore Raven

NFL Draft 2017: Jermaine Eluemunor is a Baltimore Raven

Baltimore finished the 2016 season 21st in points, 21st in total yards, and 24th in offensive DVOA - and that's before future Hall of Fame wideout Steve Smith retired and starting right tackle Rick Wagner left in free agency. Several linebackers the team drafted over the past few years have not shown they can be effective pass rushers and the heir to Terrell Suggs, who turns 35 in October. Read More

Sunderland relegated after defeat to Bournemouth

Sunderland relegated after defeat to Bournemouth

The 54-year-old Scot could suffer the ignominy of taking the club down to the Championship after a decade in the Premier League if they lose to Bournemouth on Saturday, with fans in open revolt as a traumatic season approaches a seemingly inevitable conclusion. Read More

Chicago Bulls accomplish rare feat with win over Boston Celtics

Chicago Bulls accomplish rare feat with win over Boston Celtics

And that's where your confidence always comes from". Amir Johnson sets a pick on Rajon Rondo as Isaiah Thomas takes the ball around him during the first quarter in Game 1 of the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at TD Garden in Boston on April 16, 2017. Read More

Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick

Brown also said that the team was looking "forward to having Brock come in and compete", and followed up on that statement at Wednesday's pre-draft news conference. 72 overall. " That would be false ", he said of the report , "but I'm not going to comment on every rumor that's out there". But in 2015, he started three regular-season games and a playoff contest for Cincinnati while Dalton was out with a broken thumb. Read More

Sharks veteran Joe Thornton played with torn ACL and MCL

Sharks veteran Joe Thornton played with torn ACL and MCL

Despite the team losing three of the first five contests, Jones has a 1.69 goals-against average and.939 save percentage. "A shot from the point that gets blocked and a breakaway". However, they couldn't connect on several good scoring chances. He's an Oiler through and through, just like Maroon is. Joonas Donskoi had two game-winning goals in 2016. Read More

UFC Fight Night 108: Swanson vs. Lobov Results

UFC Fight Night 108: Swanson vs. Lobov Results

The American has always been a match for anyone in his 145lbs division but seems to be reaching the peak of his powers. Although some will claim it's first and foremost a fighting business, you have to praise Lobov for his efforts inside of the Octagon on Saturday night. Read More

Cleveland become first team to advance in NBA Playoffs

Cleveland become first team to advance in NBA Playoffs

According to a report in the Washington Post , the National Basketball Association will announce the 15 players who will comprise the three 2016-17 all-NBA teams before the 2017 draft on June 22, not wait to do it during its first-ever awards show June 26 on TNT. Read More

McDonald's order trips up Facebook slaying suspect

I've been told that I'm the one who should have died". Godwin, 74, was shot in the head at random on Easter Sunday by Steve Stephens on East 93rd Street in Cleveland. Pennsylvania State Police look over a vehicle as they investigate the scene where Steve Stephens, the suspect in the random killing of a Cleveland retiree posted on Facebook, was found shot dead Tuesday, April 18, 2017 , in Erie. Read More

NFL prospect denies rape report made to police; no charges

Conley's attorney called the allegations " ludicrous and ridiculous ". According to TMZ Sports, former Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley is facing allegations that he raped a woman in a Cleveland hotel. In the morning, but once police arrived Conley was not at the scene nor the hotel. Because of how the situation was first reported, speculation had swirled for the last 24 hours as to which prospective NFL Draft prospect it could be. Read More

Bills won't match Mike Gillislee offer sheet from Patriots

In a full-time backup role to LeSean McCoy, Gillislee was uber-efficient last season, earning 5.7 yards per carry and eight touchdowns on 101 totes. James White is locked in as New England's primary passing-game specialist. Gillislee signed his offer sheet Tuesday, and the deal includes $4 million for the 2017 season. The bulldozing Blount is coming off the best season of his career, rushing for 1,161 yards and a career-high 18 touchdowns. Read More

Nadal: I could never have dreamed of 10 Monte-Carlo titles

Nadal: I could never have dreamed of 10 Monte-Carlo titles

He will also have his sights set on a 10th title in Barcelona next week - Nadal's previous career title was there, nearly one year ago. The King of Clay solidified his status as supreme ruler of the crushed red-brick surface: Nadal is the first man in Open Era history to win 50 clay-court titles and the first to win the same tournament title 10 times . Read More

Mainz stun Bayern, Dortmund beat Monchengladbach in German Bundesliga

Mainz stun Bayern, Dortmund beat Monchengladbach in German Bundesliga

Prior to that, it had been a poor performance from double-chasing Bayern ahead of Wednesday's German Cup semi-final at home to Borussia Dortmund. Bojan is now on loan at Bundesliga club Mainz and the 26-year-old bagged his first goal for the club just minutes into the 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich. Read More