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Cost-cutting dominates debriefing for Tokyo from Rio Games

TOKYO (AP) - Discussions of Olympic cost-cutting have dominated a three-day debriefing from organizers of the Rio de Janeiro Games. In Tokyo yesterday, Dubi said that Sunday in Tokyo that detailed options for moving some Tokyo venues would be prese...

Love sets National Basketball Association record for most points in a first quarter

During the first half of last season, we saw a lot of drama with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He had a chance to tie the record for most points in any quarter, established by Klay Thompson of Golden State a year ago, but missed a 3-pointer in the fi...

Antoine Griezmann CONFIRMS Premier League move

Barring the odd mauling, Manchester United have struggled for goals this season and could well look for a big-money move in the summer to cure the team's biggest problem. There have also been rumours of a shock switch to Real Madrid, but according ...

Skinner has goal and assist, Hurricanes beat Panthers 3-2

And then the Canes rallied. "Once it was 3-2 he made four or five good saves". "For five minutes we let them come back in the game and they scored three goals", Gallant said. Staal had been lost when he apparently took an inadvertent stick in the n...

Pochettino Confirms Key Quartet Will Miss Chelsea Clash

Tottenham midfielder Moussa Sissoko wants home matches to be played at White Hart Lane rather than Wembley if Spurs end up in the Europa League. Pochettino refuted suggestions that they would now revert to White Hart Lane for the lower-profile Euro...

Arsenal have to take Iwobi own-goal 'on the chin' - Wenger

PSG can guarantee top spot with a victory at home to Ludogorets on matchday six, thereby securing favourable seeding in the knock-out stages, and Emery feels the team would fully deserve it. Messi drove in a 24th-minute opener against Celtic before...

The NHLâs Las Vegas team finally reveals its name and logo

The Las Vegas NHL team's logo is unveiled during a ceremony in the Toshiba Plaza at T-Mobile Arena Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016. The Golden Knights have been working with Adidas on a logo since Mid-July, and the process took upwards of three mo...

Match Reports: Celtic 0-2 Barcelona

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers felt his side had improved significantly from their hammering in the Camp Nou, although their European adventures are over for another year. "I didn't think it was penalty", Rodgers said. "It was a key moment in the g...

Obama Says He Was 'Encouraged' By Meeting With Trump At White House

I have great respect.it went on for an hour-and-a-half and as far as I'm concerned it could have gone on longer. we really discussed a lot of different situations, some wonderful and some difficulties. "And over the next few months, we are going to s...

Alan Branch Facing 4 Game Suspension

The first failed test requires entry into a drug rehab program, the second offense is a two-week fine and a third offense is a four-week fine. Suspensions begin with the fourth violation (four games). The Patriots defense is already shorthanded, ha...

San Antonio police officer fatally shot while writing ticket

He said he doesn't believe the man has any relationship to the original motorist who was pulled over, and no motive has been identified. A black sedan with chrome rims that McManus described as either a Nissan or a Toyota then pulled up behind the ...

Nationals ace Scherzer wins NL Cy Young; AL award next

Feinsand requested that Upton and others "pipe down" about the results and even went as far as to compare the Cy Young voting results to the 2016 Presidential election. Porcello and third-place finisher Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians each ...

Toure repays Guardiola with a double as City go top

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has hailed the return of Yaya Toure , after the Ivorian scored twice in their 2-1 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday. Toure had earlier been asked by the BBC about being clapped back into the City dressing roo...

McGregor moves up UFC pound-for-pound rankings

McGregor is flying high after last week's knockout win over Eddie Alvarez . Along with the likes of Conan O'Brien, Tom Brady, Ben Affleck, Venus and Serena Williams and Sylvester Stallone, Wahlberg was one of a host of celebrities to invest in the ...

Porsche Reveals Mid-Engined 911 RSR

That allows for better balance, but more importantly, it allows for a larger rear diffuser and the better stability that presents. With the look of the body wrapping, the 911 RSR is striking out in a new direction. With two factory-entries, Porsche...

Warriors coach Steve Kerr addresses Klay Thompson-to-Celtics rumor

Road test: The Warriors are beginning to dominate like many had expected: Over their four-game winning streak, they have outscored opponents by a combined 68 points. Well, it seems Scalabrine was just speculating, and according to Sam Amick of US...

Blake Bortles throws pair of bad interceptions against Houston

Say what you will about the Texans failings in various areas of the field, but at least they know how to beat AFC South teams. The victory over the last-place Jaguars was Houston's first on the road this season in four tries. But it was the ground ...

Following Sounders Academy alums in NCAA Men's Division I Championship

Maryland's season ended in the tournament's third round a year ago on a penalty-kicks loss to Clemson. The Big East, Conference USA and Pac-12 have four representatives apiece. Since their title in 2012, the Hoosiers are just 1-3 in the NCAA Tourna...

Ranked Murray downs Cilic in London opener

Cilic belatedly discovered his first serve to win the next game in perfunctory fashion to love - but even the giant haymaking forehand with which he clinched the final point was a rare sight to behold. "I was feeling better on the court so I thought ...

Minnesota looks to extend win streak to 5 at No. 21 Nebraska

Armstrong turned in an inspiring performance against the Gophers after being knocked unconscious against Ohio State. Minnesota is tied with the Huskers and Wisconsin for first place in the Big Ten West, all three have 7-2 records and are 4-2 in c...

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Gareth Bale's victor saves Real Madrid from humiliation against Al Jazira

A stunning performance saw the Pride of Abu Dhabi lead the UEFA Champions League champions 1-0 at half-time, in a display that will have won them fans the world over. Real Madrid...

Chelsea cruise to comfortable 3-1 win at Huddersfield

Danny Drinkwater missed the last game away to West Ham United with a virus, but he is be back to face Huddersfield. After Chelsea failed to secure top spot in this season's U...

Baker Mayfield becomes first senior to win Heisman in 11 years

The Buckeyes should have made the College Football Playoff. He won the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award, Maxwell Award, Davey O'Brien Award, AP Player of the Year and Big 12 ...

Kirk Herbstreit invites bullying victim Keaton Jones to College GameDay

Since his mom made the video Friday, it has been viewed more than 21 million times and the hashtag #StandWithKeaton has been trending on Twitter since Sunday afternoon. "So I...

49ers right tackle Trent Brown inactive versus Texans

Upon entering the game, Yates threw a touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins to narrow the gap against the 49ers. Yates passed for 175 yards on 14-of-26 attempts. Now suffering a seiz...

Chiefs Jets Week 13 score, highlights

Josh McCown scored on a 1-yard quarterback sneak with 2:15 left, and the New York Jets bounced back from a brutal start to hold on for a wild and wacky 38-31 win over the Kansa...

Romelu Lukaku Facing No Disciplinary Action For Gaetan Bong Clash

The 24-year-old has scored just once in last 10 games but Mourinho believes he offers much more than goals on the pitch, inspiring teammates to follow his lead and work harder. And...

Jonny Bairstow headbutted Cameron Bancroft outside a nightclub

The episode - where Bairstow allegedly head-butted Bancroft - took place at a hotel when England were in town for their first tour match, a one-day affair against a Western Austral...

Chelsea´s tough title defence was to be expected - Klopp

Antonio Conte has urged his players to pay close attention to "dangerous" Mohamed Salah ahead of Chelsea's clash with Liverpool on Saturday. It was hard in these times to c...

Trump welcomes college sports champions at WH reception

Meanwhile The White House has said it will host 18 NCAA teams at the reception, ABC News reported . Before the season began, Staley said she would only allow herself and the team ...

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Danica Patrick to stop racing after next year's Indianapolis 500

Danica Patrick to stop racing after next year's Indianapolis 500

Danica Patrick , driver of the #10 Aspen Dental Ford, stands on the grid during qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series I Love NY 355 at The Glen at Watkins Glen Inte...

Jerry Jones had strong words after Zeke suspension

Jerry Jones had strong words after Zeke suspension

The piece, authored by ESPN's Don Van Natta Jr. and Seth Wickersham , looked into one of potential brewing of "an all-out, unprecedented civil war" among the NFL's owners, with ...

Bradley Beal thinks Wizards are Eastern Conference's team to beat

Bradley Beal thinks Wizards are Eastern Conference's team to beat

While LeBron James - averaging 25.6 points on 59.4 percent shooting, 8.9 assists and 7.0 rebounds per game - and Kevin Love - putting up 18.4 points and 11.4 rebounds and the a...

Deshaun Watson Injury: Texans Reportedly Fear QB Suffered Torn ACL In Practice

Deshaun Watson Injury: Texans Reportedly Fear QB Suffered Torn ACL In Practice

The Texas were the highest scoring offense in the National Football League at more than 30 points per game, though they own a 3-4 overall record. NFL Media first reported Wats...

Nationals set to make Dave Martinez next manager

Nationals set to make Dave Martinez next manager

According to Heyman, the Nationals also interviewed Mets hitting coach Kevin Long and former Red Sox manager John Farrell, with the latter reportedly being unable to handle pitch...