• Gent knockout Tottenham in Europa
Gent knockout Tottenham in Europa

Ten-man Tottenham narrowly failed to qualify for the last-16 of the Europa League after being held to a 2-2 draw by Gent at Wembley. Spurs are yet to suffer home defeat from the hands of any Belgian club they have played in this competition, winning three of their last four home encounters with a Belgian club.

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  • New Orleans Pelicans make waves with DeMarcus Cousins signing
New Orleans Pelicans make waves with DeMarcus Cousins signing

Cousins, the tempestuous three-time All-Star and franchise-level talent, was traded to the Pelicans during Sunday's All-Star Game for a package that included struggling rookie shooting guard Buddy Hield , along with one-time King Tyreke Evans , a protected first-round pick in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft, a second round pi...

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  • Conor McGregor Vs. Floyd Mayweather Likely To Happen, Says Freddie Roach
Conor McGregor Vs. Floyd Mayweather Likely To Happen, Says Freddie Roach

I do train him quite a bit, and he is a great guy. All he does is decisions. And of course, McGregor is such a mega-star that if you put those two on a main event, I don't think that anybody in the world wouldn't watch that. Most critics expect Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather to generate PPV sales similar to the Pacquiao vs. Mayweather fight. "...

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  • In Russia, Trump Coverage Toned Down in State Media
In Russia, Trump Coverage Toned Down in State Media

Hurd said he'll speak up if he doesn't believe Congress isn't looking into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election with sufficient vigor. Was he acting on behalf of the president? In addition to these three lines of inquiry, the American people also deserve transparency about President Trump's tax returns.

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  • Sagna hails Stones after 'vital' Manchester City goal
Sagna hails Stones after 'vital' Manchester City goal

That purple patch included Aguero's second of the game. "Today the lesson was we never gave up and sometimes we were lucky, particularly in the second half, but then very unlucky in the first half". Having conceded three away goals, they needed to snatch a lead to take to the principality in three weeks to stand any real chance of going through. ...

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  • Australia ready for 'big challenge' against India: Lyon
Australia ready for 'big challenge' against India: Lyon

There were two really flat ones. We spoke about this even before the season started with New Zealand. "They are a good side, have some good batters and bowlers". Kohli maintained that captain was only as good as his team, refusing a verdict on his leadership. When Bangladesh played this month they found the most difficult periods to bat were betw...

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  • Sutton United vs Arsenal
Sutton United vs Arsenal

Their Champions League campaign is nearly as good as over after the 5-1 thrashing they received at the Allianz Arena. Lincoln have become the first non-league team in 103 years to reach the last eight, and Sunday evening's draw saw them handed a mouthwatering trip to the Emirates Stadium or an all-National League meeting with Sutton .

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  • DeMarcus Cousins traded to Pelicans for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, two picks
DeMarcus Cousins traded to Pelicans for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, two picks

They are the only players to average at least 20 points and 10 rebounds in each of the past four seasons. The 76ers have the option to swap first-round picks with the Kings in this summer's draft. Earlier this month, Sacramento general manager Vlade Divac told ESPN that the team was not planning on trading Cousins before the February 23 trad...

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  • Pick the winning All-Star team and game MVP
Pick the winning All-Star team and game MVP

Following the hook-up, the entire Western Conference bench huddled around the two former teammates to celebrate the bucket, led by Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins. "It was fun, it was definitely fun", said Davis. Jordan is the only one that may have proved himself during the season. Kevin who? Oh, he's just a 2014 NBA MVP.

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  • Chelsea to hold Costa talks at end of season
Chelsea to hold Costa talks at end of season

The last team to knock out both Chelsea and Liverpool in the same FA Cup campaign was Barnsley in 2007/08 . Reacting to the defeat, Ikeme also praised Wolves fans for their support. Conte was a Juventus player when they were beaten by a Borussia Dortmund side featuring Paul Lambert in the 1997 Champions League final. "The first 30 minutes, f...

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  • President Donald Trump campaign rally in Florida
President Donald Trump campaign rally in Florida

Trump: Say a couple of words to this crowd . But what's especially interesting about this week's rally is that it's apparently not a presidential event. Gene Huber , 47, a vehicle salesman from West Palm Beach, Florida , had been waiting in line to see Trump since 4 a.m. When President Trump during the election promised all these things that...

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  • Isaiah Thomas says ref 'made a frightful call,' robbed Celtics of win
Isaiah Thomas says ref 'made a frightful call,' robbed Celtics of win

Chicago's defense will be tested again against the Eastern Conference's third highest-scoring offense, as the Celtics average 108.3 points per game. The Celtics went into the half with a 58-52 lead, but it was all gone by the end of the third quarter.

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  • Five-star Bayern Munich thrash Arsenal as Real Madrid put three past Napoli
Five-star Bayern Munich thrash Arsenal as Real Madrid put three past Napoli

Chile global Alexis Sanchez levelled for Arsenal on the half-hour, hitting in a rebound at the second attempt after he had a controversial penalty saved by Manuel Neuer. Bayern had a host of chances thereafter, first through Lewandowski, who struck the crossbar after rounding the 'keeper, then through Robben, who was blocked by Kieran Gibbs, ille...

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  • Claude Julien Wants To Keep Boston Bruins Rivalry Going
Claude Julien Wants To Keep Boston Bruins Rivalry Going

Therrien's last game as head coach of the Canadiens came, ironically, against the Bruins in a 4-0 loss on February 12. And for the all the great things Julien did while coaching in Boston, including winning the Stanley Cup in 2011, the Bruins were a team in need of a coaching change.

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  • Arsene Wenger Faces Delicate Situation With Off-Form Mesut Ozil At Arsenal
Arsene Wenger Faces Delicate Situation With Off-Form Mesut Ozil At Arsenal

With his contract expiring at the end of this season and Wenger reluctant to sign the new deal that has been offered to him, a fire-storm of anger from Arsenal fans continues to be blasted in his direction in recent weeks. They have actually won two and drawn one of those six games while reinforcing the perception the German champions are a con...

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  • White House: Trump Expects Russia to Return Crimea to Ukraine
White House: Trump Expects Russia to Return Crimea to Ukraine

The White House official blamed much of the outcry against Flynn on a Washington culture always in search of a scalp, but people within Trump's orbit did little to defend Flynn during appearances on Sunday news shows. "I don't know about it". It's more challenging than simply cherry-picking damaging disclosures about Hillary Clinton from Wi...

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  • England come from behind to beat Wales in Six Nations thriller
England come from behind to beat Wales in Six Nations thriller

Following England's 21-16 win over Wales , on Saturday, Jones told reporters that two of his main ball-carrying weapons were close to a return. "It wasn't a pleasant one to be in after the game, but you have to bottle that feeling as a player and a coach and we'll try to learn from the last 10 minutes, where we went wrong".

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  • Holly Holm ready to return to the win column and make history
Holly Holm ready to return to the win column and make history

After bemoaning the arduous weight cut, the Brazilian reiterated her desire to see a featherweight division introduced by the UFC . And Holly Holm is 0-3 since her stunning knockout of Ronda Rousey. That means approximately 11 months of "Cyborg"-free MMA in the UFC's women's 145-pound division". It would certainly strengthen the argument if she ca...

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  • Arsene Wenger refuses to discuss new contract
Arsene Wenger refuses to discuss new contract

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has refused to accept that his team are out of the Premier League title race following their defeat to Chelsea last weekend. "He feels that his team has let him down and probably they have misplaced his faith on them", Wright added. Arsenal fans are fed up, but Arsene Wenger says they need to be more like Spur...

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  • Kohli, Vijay centuries put India in control over Bangladesh
Kohli, Vijay centuries put India in control over Bangladesh

However, with 1605 runs, Pujara did surpass Chandu Borde's 1604 run record - the most runs by any player in Indian first-class season. In the next over, Mushfiqur Rahim and Bangladesh made a comical review, questioning a leg-before-wicket call to Kohli which had hit the bat and was nowhere near his legs.

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  • Cook steps down as England Test captain
Cook steps down as England Test captain

Was Alastair Cook a successful England test captain? Cook led his country to Ashes glory on home soil in 2013 and 2015 as well as series wins in India and South Africa. The ECB statement that referred to people "outside cricket" criticising the team, the then ECB chairman Giles Clarke saying that Cook was from the "right sort of family", the re...

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  • Klopp contract not right - Hamann
Klopp contract not right - Hamann

But while Lovren came to the Premier League via Dinamo Zagreb and Lyon, he now finds himself fighting a battle to keep Liverpool in the title race and fighting for a Champions League spot. I'm not like this. "When I get up tomorrow I will only be solution-orientated". "It's the right thing to say in this moment and that feels really hard".

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  • Kyle Shanahan gets unwanted head coach test after his Falcons collapse
Kyle Shanahan gets unwanted head coach test after his Falcons collapse

The 37-year-old coach was the architect of an offense that led the National Football League with 540 points (81 more than any other team) and finished in the top five in both rushing and passing in 2016. Everything was going well for Kyle Shanahan . He'll join first-time general manager John Lynch to form a duo of rookies atop the San Francisco po...

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  • Patriots win wild, historic Super Bowl
Patriots win wild, historic Super Bowl

Brady finally got the Patriots deep into Falcons territory at the top of the quarter, but was sacked twice by Atlanta's defensive tackle Grady Jarett and the Pats had to settle for a field goal . "They've got a great scheme". And his quarterback has no intention of stopping. Make a play or watch somebody else do that. We mentioned the Falc...

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  • Falcons' Matt Ryan wins AP MVP Award
Falcons' Matt Ryan wins AP MVP Award

Ryan didn't make the cut, but ranked No. 10 on the 2014 list after signing his latest Falcons' deal. Their defense also made huge improvements from the year before, finishing 6th in total defense. The numbers match up with how good of a year he's had. I am extremely proud of Matt as a person and leader and, in my view, he was the unquestioned MVP o...

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