• Arsenal interested in Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini
Arsenal interested in Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini

Griezmann scored 29 goals and assisted a further 15 strikes in 49 games for Atletico this past season, and is said to be close to deciding on his future. Betway's Alan Alger, said: " Antoine Griezmann had looked all set to join Barcelona at just 4/11, but we've seen strong support for the French striker remaining at Atletico Madrid all week"...

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  • Liverpool set to seal move for Nabil Fekir 'on Friday'
Liverpool set to seal move for Nabil Fekir 'on Friday'

The clubs are yet to agree a fee, but talks could conclude on Friday about a deal that may amount to 60m euros - 55m plus a maximum of 5m add-ons. Earlier in the day, Aulas had said in quotes published on Lyon's website that no deal for Fekir will be completed before or during the World Cup , in which the versatile attacking midfielder will be...

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  • Muguruza thrashes Sharapova to reach semi-finals in Paris
Muguruza thrashes Sharapova to reach semi-finals in Paris

A foot injury - and then surgery - had put her career on ice for 10 months and her ranking had nosedived to 323 in the world. The key game was the 13-minute ninth at 4-4 when Halep just clung on to her serve, and the disappointment seemed to get to her opponent, who subsided to defeat the game afterwards.

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  • Justify arrives in NY for Triple Crown bid
Justify arrives in NY for Triple Crown bid

Regularly ranked among the top 10 North American breeders, WinStar has been in the top five every year since 2012 and won an Eclipse Award in 2016 as North America's most outstanding breeder. Logic says Bravazo is the one to watch, but there are a bunch of horses with very equal credentials, and for some reason I just don't like Bravazo .

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  • Monty Williams to join coaching staff as lead assistant
Monty Williams to join coaching staff as lead assistant

The Bryan Colangelo saga is still at the forefront of Philadelphia 76ers fans and reporters, but that didn't stop Brett Brown from adding to his coaching staff. It's weird to think of someone with a.310 winning percentage through five National Basketball Association seasons as having a coaching tree, but Brett Brown has started to see some bran...

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  • Australia won’t stay silent in England, says captain Tim Paine
Australia won’t stay silent in England, says captain Tim Paine

Okay, so Justin Langer was referring specifically to the "banter" (note: definitely NOT abuse.) that flies across the table when he and his daughters are playing the card game UNO. "All culture is behaviour". "If we have got good behaviours, then we have got a good environment". Lord's looking as pretty as a picture with the Australians trainin...

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  • Arsenal keen on RB Leipzig full-back Lukas Klostermann?
Arsenal keen on RB Leipzig full-back Lukas Klostermann?

The north London club are also expected to announce the signing of Borussia Dortmund's Sokratis Papastathopoulos this week. Sokratis' father revealed earlier this week that his son rejected the advances of Manchester United to join Arsenal .

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  • 49ers great Dwight Clark dies after battle with ALS
49ers great Dwight Clark dies after battle with ALS

Joe Montana , left, shares a laugh with Dwight Clark before a 2011 49ers-Rams game. After Clark's passing was announced, former 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo mourned Clark's death in a statement, which you can read below (via Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times ).

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  • Bud Cauley lucky to be alive
Bud Cauley lucky to be alive

The injury has reportedly forced Cauley to withdraw from Monday's U.S. Open qualifier in Memphis. A former star golfer at Alabama , Cauley also suffered a broken leg, according to Justin Thomas , the No. He turned pro after just three years at Alabama, and he's posted over $7 million in career earnings. He played in seven other PGA Tour events ...

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  • French Open: Nadal Rolls; Schwartzman Rallies
French Open: Nadal Rolls; Schwartzman Rallies

Diego Schwartzman fought back from two sets down to defeat South Africa's top player 1-6 2-6 7-5 7-6 (0) 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals at Roland Garros for the first time in his career. Watching Anderson now you can see the fruits of their work, the fist pumps that come after nearly every winning point matched often by a "right here, right now...

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  • On call: Cavs turning to seldom-used Hood against Warriors | AP sports
On call: Cavs turning to seldom-used Hood against Warriors | AP sports

The post Tyronn Lue says Rodney Hood will get a chance against Warriors appeared first on Cavs Nation . Acquired by Cleveland from the Utah Jazz at the National Basketball Association trade deadline in February, Hood's time with the Cavs has been rocky, as he's averaged just 4.4 points on.418 shooting - including.150 from 3-point range - throu...

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  • Thiem dumps Nishikori out of French Open
Thiem dumps Nishikori out of French Open

Thiem, 24, leads 4-2 overall against Zverev but lost to him last month in the Madrid Masters final. Elsewhere, Thiem bested Kei Nishikori 6-2, 6-0, 5-7, 6-4 in their fourth-round duel. An ace gave him another set point but he missed that one, too, putting a low volley into the net. Cecchinato certainly appeared to be appreciating every moment...

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  • 76ers, Bryan Colangelo Agree To Part Ways
76ers, Bryan Colangelo Agree To Part Ways

In a release, the Sixers said the organization "accepted the resignation" of Colangelo. The team's owners are expected to be in town. "It is clear Bryan's relationship with our team and his ability to lead the 76ers moving forward has been compromised", Harris said.

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  • Prostitute scandal jolts Mexico World Cup squad
Prostitute scandal jolts Mexico World Cup squad

Eight Mexican players allegedly "partied" with approximately "30 escorts" after the team's 1-0 victory over Scotland in an global friendly on Sunday, according to Mexican gossip magazine TV Notas . Efrain Juarez and Carlos Vela also received a ban of six months from selection. Eight players were kicked off the 2011 Copa America squad after report...

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  • Fomer world No.1 Scott gets US Open spot via qualifier
Fomer world No.1 Scott gets US Open spot via qualifier

According to the USGA, 71 players were expected to advance into the U.S. Open field via sectional qualifying. Scott, who now has the second-longest major championship streak (67 starts), trailing only Sergio Garcia (72 starts), just snuck inside the automatic qualification number Monday at Lakes Golf & Country Club after dropping two shots late...

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  • Belgium 3-0 Egypt
Belgium 3-0 Egypt

The move didn't only highlight the Liverpool forward's absence for Egypt; the space Mohsen found also underscored how Belgium could miss center back Vincent Kompany if he is not fit to play in Russian Federation. One positive for Egypt coach Cuper was that Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny returned from injury and lasted the full 90 minutes. ...

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  • Leroy Sane's Germany snub makes no sense, says Ballack
Leroy Sane's Germany snub makes no sense, says Ballack

The decision to leave out Sane has staggered many, including German legend Ballack. "I can't see it", Ballack told British media. "We have really good players but there is a space for him in that squad - even if he didn't perform in the same way as he did for Man City".

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  • Philly to part ways with Bryan Colangelo
Philly to part ways with Bryan Colangelo

So even if the organization believes that Colangelo was truly unaware of the accounts, they could still find him culpable for allowing someone so close to him to leak team information. Colangelo has steadfastly denied any involvement in operating the Twitter accounts. There are question marks surrounding the success of their offseason though,...

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  • Major League Baseball draft: Convicted child molester Heimlich not picked
Major League Baseball draft: Convicted child molester Heimlich not picked

The girl's mother, who had been married to Heimlich's older brother, disagreed, telling the New York Times last month that "there is no way he didn't do it", and telling SI, "Honest, I would advise everyone to keep their little girls away from him".

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  • Washington Capitals fans 70,000 viewing party
Washington Capitals fans 70,000 viewing party

Think about that for a second. It's a short history, but still, a winning mindset has been cultivated within the Golden Knights dressing room. That seems to be where everything changed for this Capitals team. "And he's definitely doing that". Seven of those points have come in the Stanley Cup final , where he would be the favourite to win the Co...

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