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Teary-eyed Lehmann tenders resignation as Australia coach Teary-eyed Lehmann tenders resignation as Australia coach
- March 30, 2018

Darren Lehmann used his first public remarks since the disaster that wiped out the leadership of the humiliated Australian side he coaches to deliver a simple message: they must immediately and drastically change the way they play the game. (more...)
Mel Kiper Jr. breaks down former Auburn players in National Football League draft Mel Kiper Jr. breaks down former Auburn players in National Football League draft
- March 30, 2018

The first task is figuring out what position to address with such a high pick, and the second is to determine whether there's a worthwhile quarterback later in the draft. "Davenport also fits as a defensive end with his hand in the dirt in a 4-3". That means they'll be targeting the second tier of quarterbacks such as Luke Falk, Kyle Lauletta and Chase Litton. (more...)
Messi Returns To Barcelona Training After Argentina Trashing Messi Returns To Barcelona Training After Argentina Trashing
- March 30, 2018

Pictured, Messi attends a training session in Madrid ahead of an worldwide friendly football match between Spain and Argentina , March 25, 2018. The 30-year-old didn't want to stick around until the end, leaving his seat with 10 minutes left of the match. (more...)
Apologetic Smith breaks down as disgraced trio return to Australia Apologetic Smith breaks down as disgraced trio return to Australia
- March 30, 2018

The Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA) has said there were a number of "glaring and clear anomalies" in the process leading up to the bans for Smith , Warner and Bancroft . "They've made mistakes; they've made mistakes that have [had] significant consequences, life-changing mistakes, but at the same time we should all support them and allow them to rehabilitate and get back playing the game they love". (more...)
LeBron James vs Michael Jordan LeBron James vs Michael Jordan
- March 30, 2018

Jordan's streak lasted from March 22, 1986, when he scored eight points for the Chicago Bulls in a loss to the Cavs, until December 27, 2001, when he scored six points as a 38-year-old for the Washington Wizards in a game against the Indiana Pacers . (more...)
Still room for VAR improvement, says England boss Gareth Southgate Still room for VAR improvement, says England boss Gareth Southgate
- March 30, 2018

The Three Lions did look a threat on the break however, especially with the pace of Jamie Vardy , and the striker nearly manufactured a goal for himself but for a brilliant challenge by Mattia De Sciglio. England truly had the game under control until the final minutes of the match. A couple of long-range efforts tested Donnarumma, but the Italians dealt well with the pressure for the most part, though creating little of their own in an attacking sense. (more...)
Red Sox Have Highest Opening Day Payroll; Yankees Lowest Since '03
- March 30, 2018

It's Opening Day and baseball is back. On Wednesday, Stanton was asked what kind of advice he'd give Aaron Judge on trying to follow up his historic rookie season in which Judge won the American League Rookie of the Year and finished runner-up in the MVP race. (more...)
Kane May Be Fit To Face Chelsea Kane May Be Fit To Face Chelsea
- March 29, 2018

Kane missed both of England's friendlies during the worldwide break, but Pochettino insists the striker should not be ruled out of the match at Stamford Bridge. "But it's not going to help Chelsea or us, that does not count on the game". A win for Spurs would take them eight points clear of Chelsea but a home victory would put the Blues just two points behind Spurs. (more...)
No British referees picked to officiate at World Cup in Russian Federation No British referees picked to officiate at World Cup in Russian Federation
- March 29, 2018

The only Briton who was on FIFA's selected list for final selection for Russian Federation was Mark Clattenburg , but his decision to leave the Premier League has meant he forfeits that right. The selection of the last group of judges chose to officiate at the next World Cup was based on the skills and personality of each, as well as their level of understanding of football and the ability to read both the game and the various tactics employed by the teams. (more...)
Syfy's Sharknado Movie Franchise to End With Time Travel-Themed Finale Syfy's Sharknado Movie Franchise to End With Time Travel-Themed Finale
- March 29, 2018

The now untitled Sharknado 6 is slated to bow this summer and will find the franchise diving into uncharted waters: time travel. The movie should be out in August, according to the official "Sharknado" Twitter account . Sharknado 6 will air on SYFY on July 25th. Other details on the story mostly remain under wraps. The Sharknado films have become famous for giving D-list celebrities and people who have no business acting a chance at getting a paycheck to appear briefly in these ... (more...)
Grant Hill to be inducted to Hall of Fame Grant Hill to be inducted to Hall of Fame
- March 29, 2018

They, among any other inductees, will be officially announced this weekend during NCAA Final Four programming. He averaged 12.6 points per game over 19 seasons with the New Jersey Nets, Dallas Mavericks , Phoenix Suns and New York Knicks. (more...)
Mourinho has 'convinced' Gareth Bale to join Man United Mourinho has 'convinced' Gareth Bale to join Man United
- March 29, 2018

Kovacic, 23, was a top young talent in Croatia with Dinamo Zagreb before heading to Inter Milan in 2013, and his fine performances in Italy earned him a 2015 move to Real Madrid . United made Alexis Sanchez the highest-paid player in the Premier League when they signed him from Arsenal in January. That could possibly mean Real want first refusal over Paul Pogba going forwards, the France midfielder they battled United to sign two summers ago. (more...)
One-of-a-kind New Orleanian, baseball star Rusty Staub dies One-of-a-kind New Orleanian, baseball star Rusty Staub dies
- March 29, 2018

The Daily News reports he faced several health issued over the years, and died of multiple organ failure after being admitted to the hospital with pneumonia, dehydration and an infection. He owns a major league record-tying 25 pinch-hit RBI in 2,951 games during 23 seasons. His final at-bat came with the Mets in October 1985. The Jesuit High School graduate who grew up in the Bywater gained fame playing with the New York Mets in the 1970s. (more...)
Top sponsor Magellan terminates contract with Cricket Australia amid ball-tampering row Top sponsor Magellan terminates contract with Cricket Australia amid ball-tampering row
- March 29, 2018

Former Australia captain Smith was unable to complete his news conference at Sydney Airport and was ushered out of the room after a short display of raw emotion during which he repeatedly apologised for his misjudgement. I don't blame anyone. "There's no greater pride for me", he said. "It's devastating and I'm truly sorry". "I know I'm a role model but haven't acted like one in this instance". (more...)
Joel Embiid exits with injury after Markelle Fultz head-butt Joel Embiid exits with injury after Markelle Fultz head-butt
- March 29, 2018

The scary moment happened Wednesday just after the 12-minute mark in the second quarter of the Sixers' 118-101 win against the New York Knicks at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. "Prayers with my brother", Fultz tweeted after the game . "I know I hit him, but I believe he is OK, " Fultz said. Embiid posted from the hospital to his Instagram story, captioning the post "not good", leaving Philadelphia Sixers fans to hope for updates . (more...)
#SandpaperGate: Smith, Warner banned for year over cricket cheating scandal #SandpaperGate: Smith, Warner banned for year over cricket cheating scandal
- March 29, 2018

A subsequent ban from the Indian Premier League (IPL) cost him $1.85 million this season, while sports manufacturer ASICS and technology giant LG have both said they would no longer work with him. "People know I worked so hard to get to this point in my career and to have given up that chance for free is devastating", Bancroft added. He promised a change in approach to the game from Australia , reeling not only from the scandal but accusations of boorish behaviour and playing contrary to ... (more...)
Loyola allowing company to produce incredible Sister Jean socks Loyola allowing company to produce incredible Sister Jean socks
- March 29, 2018

Both have scary defenses and risky offenses. This lead the team to the Sweet Sixteen. The Ramblers finished the game shooting 57.4 percent (27-of-47) while also connecting on half (9-of-18) of their 3-pointers. In this fresh domain, the point guard, Custer , might speak of what a thrill it had been to appear on Dan Patrick's radio show, and also to get to speak, twice, to that guy whom he had followed all through his childhood: Andy Katz. (more...)
David Warner breaks silence on Australia ball-tampering scandal
- March 29, 2018

Smith broke down as he fronted the media after touching down back in Sydney after being sent home from South Africa in disgrace. "I take full responsibility, I made a serious error of judgement and I understand the consequences". "All I can do in the short term is to ask for forgiveness and for you to find it in your hearts to help me progress on that journey, " he said. I just want to show how sorry I am, and at the end of the day, they are my actions that I am accountable for, and they ... (more...)
David Warner renders apology David Warner renders apology
- March 29, 2018

It has left their careers in tatters, with the fall from grace dramatic, and fast. It also said Warner, the pugnacious batsman who has a series of disciplinary breaches in his past, can't ever captain or be vice captain of an Australia team again. (more...)
Paris Saint-Germain Could Be Interesting For Antonio Conte Believes Italian Agent Paris Saint-Germain Could Be Interesting For Antonio Conte Believes Italian Agent
- March 29, 2018

For sure, for us we have to try to win, to win every game and not make a lot of mistakes - don't drop points. "Sunday is an important game because if we win we go very close - otherwise we continue to stay not so close and with seven games to go it will be hard to take a place in the Champions League ". (more...)