• Philadelphia Phillies Sign David Robertson
Philadelphia Phillies Sign David Robertson

They have a great fan base, a handsome ballpark and a special focus on charity. "As long as I get opportunities to pitch at the back end of games, I'm happy". He spent his first seven big-league seasons with the Yankees before signing as a free agent with the White Sox before the 2015 season. Searanthony Dominguez led the Phillies with just 16 sa...

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  • Knicks’ Enes Kanter skips London trip, fears assassination
Knicks’ Enes Kanter skips London trip, fears assassination

Incidentally, Kanter came to his decision sometime before Friday night's contest with the Los Angeles Lakers . Because I want to be out there but just because of that one lunatic guy, that one maniac, I can't go out there and do my job. Kanter plans to stay behind and practice while the team travels to England. His Turkish passport was revoked i...

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  • Alvaro Morata bags brace as Chelsea see off Nottingham Forest
Alvaro Morata bags brace as Chelsea see off Nottingham Forest

Reverting to his second-string side for this first cup outing of 2019, Maurizio Sarri somehow saw his side go into the interval all square despite a dominant first-half showing. Loftus-Cheek then had to be substituted after picking up a knock and Eden Hazard replaced him. With 29 minutes played, Chelsea were awarded a penalty after Ruben Lo...

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  • Jimmy Butler challenges Brett Brown over his role
Jimmy Butler challenges Brett Brown over his role

Brown has told people within the organization that he had no issues with that exchange and considered it within the confines of the relationship that he's developed with Butler, sources said . When the Sixers traded for Jimmy Butler , there were some around the league who were anxious his attitude would have a negative impact on Joel Embiid and Be...

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  • Hopman Cup: Federer guides Switzerland to 2-1 triumph over Germany
Hopman Cup: Federer guides Switzerland to 2-1 triumph over Germany

Belinda Bencic feels excited to play the Hopman Cup final with Roger Federer again for the second year in a row. Earlier at the eight-nation Hopman Cup spectators had been treated to the unique sight of Federer facing off on court against women's great Serena Williams in the mixed doubles as Switzerland took on the US.

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  • Greece beat Switzerland in Hopman Cup as Roger Federer tastes defeat
Greece beat Switzerland in Hopman Cup as Roger Federer tastes defeat

The Britons claimed the tie with victory in the Fast4 mixed doubles 3-4 (2-5), 4-3 (5-4), 4-1. The victory assured Switzerland's advancement, but Greece claimed a consolation 2-1 victory when Maria Sakkari beat Belinda Bencic 6-3, 6-4 in the women's singles.

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  • LeBron James Says The Warriors Were
LeBron James Says The Warriors Were "F*cked Up" In The 2016 Finals

I don't know. Maybe he thinks that that sells . Boston Celtics GM Danny Ainge believes that maybe James is trying to take the Donald Trump approach while attempting to sell himself as the greatest player of all time . "He's working on his body, his game, himself all the time", coach Luke Walton told reporters ( via ESPN ). You don't need ...

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  • Djokovic rallies to overcome impressive Fucsovics in Doha
Djokovic rallies to overcome impressive Fucsovics in Doha

The favorite to get to the 3rd round in Doha is obviously Djokovic. These two have played once, which was in the 2018 Rome Masters, a match Djokovic won in straight sets. However, the tournament has opened-up for Djokovic, after the surprise first-round losses of second seed, Dominic Thiem, who went down to Pierre-Hugues Herbert, and third-seed...

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  • Pakistan avoid innings defeat, delay South Africa victory charge
Pakistan avoid innings defeat, delay South Africa victory charge

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur on Friday criticised the pitches for the first two Tests against South Africa , saying they were not good enough for Test cricket. The on-field umpires gave a "soft" signal of "out" but asked for television umpire Sundaram Ravi to check whether there had been a clean catch. The incident was similar to one at a cr...

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  • Bournemouth sign striker Solanke from Liverpool
Bournemouth sign striker Solanke from Liverpool

The 21-year-old striker has left the Liverpool squad with Sky Sports journalist Mark McAdam breaking the news of the potential deal involving the two clubs this afternoon on twitter . When I came in, Clyney played, I don't know exactly, but it felt like each game; he was always fit and could always play. "I can't wait to get going".

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  • Liverpool still in box seat despite City loss - former captains
Liverpool still in box seat despite City loss - former captains

Success to this point has given them a margin for error, but Beglin is not convinced that their next outing will have any great impact on the destination of the Premier League title. Obviously it hurts now but we will make sure we recover. Referee Anthony Taylor spoke to Guardiola , who apologised for his actions. " Manchester City have t...

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  • Buckeyes to land mega-transfer Justin Fields
Buckeyes to land mega-transfer Justin Fields

Starting quarterback Dwayne Haskins had a phenomenal season and is expected to enter the 2019 NFL Draft after only his sophomore year. There's no timetable for a ruling on Fields' eligibility. There's no way Fields would go from sitting behind Fromm at Georgia to trying to battle an entrenched starter at OSU. This is the second consecutive ...

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  • Flat SCG not flat enough for Australia
Flat SCG not flat enough for Australia

Also, Rishabh Pant scored a blazing century and remained unbeaten on 159 runs as India declared their first innings, after Ravindra Jadeja was bowled by Lyon on 81 runs. Cricket's one of those games, if you keep doing that it can turn really quickly", he said. Opener Harris fell soon after lunch but at least enjoyed the prestige of posting the ...

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  • James Harden's Clutch Three Closes Out Wild Game Between Rockets and Warriors
James Harden's Clutch Three Closes Out Wild Game Between Rockets and Warriors

The ball would find its way to Stephen Curry who nailed a jumper with 23.1 seconds let to put Golden State up 134-132 before Harden's heroics. To his credit, Durant basically said he knew he was out of bounds. "I just had to go out and do my part on the highest level". They also went in on how narratives can fuel awards, comparing it to the H...

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  • Novak backs 'legend' Nadal to return from injury again
Novak backs 'legend' Nadal to return from injury again

The 17-time Grand Slam victor has waited until 2019 to try to return in full form after a year which was successful but plagued by physical problems, reports Efe news. Dominic Thiem of Austria hits to Rafael Nadal of Spain in a quarterfinal match on day nine of the 2018 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

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  • Bulls deal Justin Holiday to Grizzlies for Marshon Brooks, Wayne Selden Jr
Bulls deal Justin Holiday to Grizzlies for Marshon Brooks, Wayne Selden Jr

The multi-team trade was called off, however, after conflicting reports surfaced as to which Brooks was leaving Memphis for Phoenix-MarShon or Dillon. With Holiday gone, rookie forward Chandler Hutchison figures to slide into a starting spot on the wing. According to Shams Charania , the Bulls neither plan on having Brooks report to the team...

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  • We’re Picking Winners For NFL Wild Card Weekend
We’re Picking Winners For NFL Wild Card Weekend

Lamar Jackson is set to become the youngest National Football League quarterback to start a playoff game, but rookies have struggled there of late. The Seahawks , who are 10-6 SU and 9-5-2 ATS, are 11-2 ATS in their last 13 prime-time games as an underdog, as well as 22-5-1 SU in prime-time games with Russell Wilson as their quarterback.

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  • Things We Learned as Chelsea Fail to Break Down a Resilient Southampton
Things We Learned as Chelsea Fail to Break Down a Resilient Southampton

Shearer feels a top-four finish on the Premier League table would represent a good opening campaign for Sarri. But in their 10 matches since they have found the net on just 11 occasions, culminating in Wednesday's frustrating 0-0 home draw with struggling Southampton .

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  • Floyd Mayweather barely trained ahead of exhibition bout in Japan
Floyd Mayweather barely trained ahead of exhibition bout in Japan

In an interview after the fight, he claimed that the event was "all about entertainment". "I'm still retired, I'm still 50-0, and Nasukawa is still undefeated and a hell of a fighter". Once he entered the ring, Mayweather appeared to be taking the bout lightly, smiling at Nasukawa and flicking a few half-hearted punches. Nasukawa, however, barely...

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  • Pro Football HOF announces finalists for 2019 class
Pro Football HOF announces finalists for 2019 class

In addition, previously announced finalists Johnny Robinson ( seniors finalist ), and Pat Bowlen and Gil Brandt (contributors) will be voted on by the Board of Selectors separately on a "yes" or "no" ballot. Between four and eight new members will be selected. Flores coached for the Raiders from 1979-87, where he won two Super Bowls, and for th...

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