Bowyer's wreck becomes Almirola's mess -- again — NASCAR notebook

Next up in the playoffs is a race at always-crazy Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway, a 2.66-mile, high-banked track. "Hopefully, that means something for us and we can take advantage of the opportunity we were put in last week and go out there and hav... More..

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Nathan Peterman discusses his struggles against Texans
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Nathan Peterman discusses his struggles against Texans

The Bills took their first lead of the game when Peterman found Zay Jones in the corner of the end zone on a 16-yard pass that made it 13-10 early in the fourth quarter. But the 23-year-old said he will "for ...More..

New England Patriots QB Tom Brady favored for record 56th straight game
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

New England Patriots QB Tom Brady favored for record 56th straight game

The "yeah, buts." and laments about which guy sucks, what play call was stupid and how this team won't be winning Super Bowls playing like that usually come raining down. The Chiefs defense was trying to stop...More..

Butler expected to play in Timberwolves' season opener
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Butler expected to play in Timberwolves' season opener

If Butler does open the season with the Wolves, that means he also figures to play in Friday's home opener against Cleveland at Target Center. However, Thibodeau is still involved in talks around Butler and he ...More..

Cent offers Khabib Nurmagomedov $2M contract
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Cent offers Khabib Nurmagomedov $2M contract

If nothing else, it could go a long way to deciding if Nurmagomedov and McGregor share the cage once again. Nurmagomedov and McGregor have temporarily been suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commi...More..

Novak Djokovic cruises past Borna Coric to win fourth Shanghai title
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Novak Djokovic cruises past Borna Coric to win fourth Shanghai title

Celebrating his 1,000 match in style, the 14-time Grand Slam victor was clinical as he lined up a potential title showdown on Sunday with reigning champion Roger Federer . "I wouldn't be surprised, to be hones...More..

Instant Analysis: Cowboys turn tables, mix classic formula in 40-7 win
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Instant Analysis: Cowboys turn tables, mix classic formula in 40-7 win

Prescott's high school coach, Rodney Guin, watched the Cowboys' 40-7 blowout victory over the Jaguars . In Week 1, rookie Saquon Barkley rushed 18 times for 106 yards . Jacksonville has looked at a variety o...More..

National Football League roundup: Patriots top Chiefs for wild 43-40 win
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

National Football League roundup: Patriots top Chiefs for wild 43-40 win

He also passed former teammate Adam Vinatieri for most career wins in the regular season and playoffs combined with 227. Tyreek Hill scores his third touchdown. The Patriots responded, using 42-yard pass fr...More..

Borussia Dortmund Set Huge Transfer Fee For Jadon Sancho
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Borussia Dortmund Set Huge Transfer Fee For Jadon Sancho

The former Australia goalkeeper believes Sancho will learn immeasurably from making the permanent switch to Dortmund, and feels improved player welfare makes the switch overseas not such an extreme decision. Th...More..

Three reasons the Astros will beat the Red Sox in the ALCS
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Three reasons the Astros will beat the Red Sox in the ALCS

Sale didn't have his best stuff on Saturday, and he was removed after allowing two runs on 86 pitches (50 for strikes) in only four innings against the defending champions. Verlander was stellar in Game 1 of ...More..

Injured Mohamed Salah returns to Liverpool for treatment
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Injured Mohamed Salah returns to Liverpool for treatment

Mohamed Salah has only suffered a muscle strain rather than a rupture after limping out of Egypt's 4-1 win over Swaziland, according to assistant coach Hany Ramzy . " Mohamed Salah had complained during ye...More..

Thierry Henry at Monaco's helm until 2021
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Thierry Henry at Monaco's helm until 2021

He retired as a player in December 2014 to work as a television pundit, before joining Belgium's coaching staff in 2016. Henry has signed a three-year deal with Monaco and spoke of his delight at the move...More..

Maradona lashes out at Messi in greatest player debate
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Maradona lashes out at Messi in greatest player debate

There he was asked who the one player the club would have loved to have signed but hadn't . "There's no two ways about it. Let's stop making a God out of Messi ". "We offered him triple the salary he has at...More..

PSG and Red Star in match-fixing storm
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

PSG and Red Star in match-fixing storm

L'Equipe said the informant had told UEFA before the match that a high-level Red Star official was planning to place almost five million euros in bets on a five-goal-difference win by PSG, with the complicity o...More..

Djokovic makes winning return in Shanghai
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Djokovic makes winning return in Shanghai

Curiously, Bautista Agut - who is better known for his durability and baseline rallies - served more aces than Federer and he had the better of proceedings in the second and third sets. Third seed Del Potro ...More..

Red Sox still trust Price to start Game 2 vs
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Red Sox still trust Price to start Game 2 vs

With a win, Boston will earn a trip to the American League Champion Series and a date with the reigning World Series champion Houston Astros . The Red Sox decided with the former in favor of moving up Nat...More..

Why I am HAPPY despite losing to Borna Coric at Shanghai Masters
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Why I am HAPPY despite losing to Borna Coric at Shanghai Masters

But he put Nishikori under the cosh immediately, breaking the eighth seed in the first game of both sets, though the Japanese did well to recover and force a second-set tie break. "It's all working and it's bee...More..

Chelsea's Eden Hazard could play at centre-forward - coach Maruizio Sarri
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Chelsea's Eden Hazard could play at centre-forward - coach Maruizio Sarri

Mourinho was reportedly set to be sacked regardless of last week's result against Newcastle United but those rumours were dismissed by the United prior to their 3-2 comeback at Old Trafford. "If you win, Mour...More..

Juventus set to make offer for Liverpool target Aaron Ramsey
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Juventus set to make offer for Liverpool target Aaron Ramsey

The Serie A giants are depending on the South African's prior relationship with Ramsey in order to land the 27-year-old midfielder on a free transfer next summer. Reports in Italy suggest that Arsenal's outg...More..

Chris Sale, Justin Verlander Will Face Off In ALCS Game 1
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Chris Sale, Justin Verlander Will Face Off In ALCS Game 1

NY was eliminated from the ALDS by the Red Sox on Tuesday. "The Red Sox had his pitches, ' one Yankees person told Heyman". He allowed six runs on seven hits and two walks. Yankees people say they heard the...More..

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father Abdulnap forgives Conor McGregor
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father Abdulnap forgives Conor McGregor

Members of Nurmagomedov's crew were also arrested for attacking McGregor in the Octagon . Tony Ferguson looked fantastic. Dagestan native Khabib now moves his impressive undefeated streak to 27-0, while Mc...More..

Odell Beckham seemingly critical of Eli Manning, Giants in interview
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Odell Beckham seemingly critical of Eli Manning, Giants in interview

While the Giants lost to the Panthers in the final seconds Sunday, Beckham and Co. are still viewing their first 30-point game since the 2015 season as a step in the right direction. "And if they don't, they sa...More..

Usain Bolt fires two goals in Australian league trial
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Usain Bolt fires two goals in Australian league trial

Despite having the experience of Tommy Oar and Ross McCormack alongside him, heavy first touches saw Bolt give up possession easily as he struggled to make any real impact. I try to get better and I am on t...More..

Rafa Nadal helps clean up after Majorca floods
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Rafa Nadal helps clean up after Majorca floods

The Civil Guard said that the body of the missing five-year-old boy's mother was found on Wednesday (Thursday NZT). The Spanish military deployed more than 100 emergency workers along with sniffer dogs to hel...More..

Manchester United's Paul Pogba
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Manchester United's Paul Pogba

Sanchez, who endured a hard start to the new season, has scored three goals for United in all competitions so far. "I think he has done it on objective, and I don't think that is right", Saha said at the AFDP...More..

Giants give up on 2015 1st-round pick Ereck Flowers
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Giants give up on 2015 1st-round pick Ereck Flowers

The News' Pat Leonard reported Monday that GM Dave Gettleman's plan was to release Flowers if he couldn't trade him by 4 p.m. Tuesday. The Giants, who face the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday night, also si...More..

India name unchanged 12-man squad for 2nd Test
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

India name unchanged 12-man squad for 2nd Test

Virat Kohli was back to lead the side after he missed the Asia Cup, but frontline quick bowlers Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah were rested. Rishabh Pant who debuted for India in the fifth Test ma...More..

Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'

Complacency can take on many forms. "It's really just beating ourselves", All-Pro right tackle Lane Johnson said. A person familiar with the situation says Ajayi tore an ACL and will miss the rest of the se...More..

Donald Trump Hosts Kanye West In Bizarre White House Meeting
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Donald Trump Hosts Kanye West In Bizarre White House Meeting

The rapper, who is from Chicago, also urged Mr Trump to abandon stop-and-frisk policing. Instead, the company has suggested in the past that users select passcodes with unique significance only they may know....More..

Justin Thomas aims to win 3 out of 4 years in Malaysia
by | Thursday, October 11, 2018

Justin Thomas aims to win 3 out of 4 years in Malaysia

I felt like the rust was coming off and I was ready to play well here in KL. "Twenty years later, I hold a Tour card". The highest-ranked player in the field this week, Justin Thomas , follows in an eigh...More..