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Seahawks Expanding on Colin Kaepernick's Anthem Protest in 'Pregame Demonstration of Unity'

Wilson, the Seahawks' star QB, previously said that while he understands Kaepernick's intentions, "For me, I love the flag". Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Wednesday that the team has no plans to interfere with cornerback Jeremy Lane's ...

Gatland named as Lions boss

EY, a global consulting firm, has become a Principal Partner of The British & Irish Lions for the 2017 Tour of New Zealand. "The 2013 tour was a real career highlight for me and I'm honoured to be offered the role again", Gatland said. Asked what sor...

Karolina Pliskova rolls past Konjuh, into US Open semifinals

Konjuh continued to fight at the beginning of the second set, holding in her first service game, but Pliskova was just too much for her, breaking for a 3-2 lead in the second set, winning the final four games of the set to breeze past Konjuh and into...

Panthers closing in on long-term contract with Jonathan Huberdeau

The Florida Panthers and rising star Jonathan Huberdeau have agreed on a new, long-term contract extension. Panthers assistant general manager Steve Werier confirmed the contract to the Sun Sentinel, and agent Allan Walsh did so to The Associated ...

China and Iran in goalless tie at World Cup qualifier

China's point, their first of Asia's final qualifying round, keeps them in touch with the leaders in six-team Group A, where the top two will win an automatic spot at Russian Federation 2018. In another match of Group A, Syria forced a scoreless draw...

Rory McIlroy wins Deutsche Bank Championship after final round of 65

Brian Harman had a 68 and was three shots behind. Reigning PGA Champion Jimmy Walker was the bronze finisher, closing with a 70 to hold steady on the leaderboard . "Felt like I hung in there and finished with six straight pars from not-the-best ...

Bruce Miller arrest: 49ers release him after San Francisco assault

Miller fled but later was apprehended and arrested . The 49ers iinitally released the following statement: "The San Francisco 49ers organization is aware of the media report regarding Bruce Miller". This isn't Miller's first run-in with the ...

Wentz to start in Week 1 vs. Browns

After the Sam Bradford trade, many observers assumed that the starting QB job will be handled by Daniel with Wentz reportedly listed as the No. 3 QB for the Eagles before the Bradford deal to Minnesota. Similarly, Ertz got a call from Bradford at a...

Halep beats Suarez Navarro at US Open

World number one Serena Williams has shrugged off fears of a shoulder problem that hampered her performance at the Rio Olympics and the six-time US Open champion has been playing scintillating tennis in NY so far. In the men's draw, both Swiss th...

Aggies Blitz: 5 things to watch vs. UCLA

Whichever team runs the ball better on Saturday will win the game - despite the stellar QB's on both sides of the ball. The Bruins had forced Texas A&M into a second-straight three-and-out, but Rosen turned the ball over near midfield when A&M's Ju...

Magnussen cleared to race in Italian GP after crash in Spa

This followed his aggressive racing during last weekend's Belgian Grand Prix after which he was criticised by both Ferrari drivers, and others, and it was discussed at Thursday's team managers' meeting at Monza. Hamilton is aiming for his 50th care...

Saints to sign veteran Paul Kruger, according to NFL Network

Only two days after being cut from the Browns, Kruger has signed a contract with the New Orleans Saints. When Kruger first hit free agency in 2013 following a nine-sack season in Baltimore, the Saints were highly interested, but Kruger chose Clev...

Schweinsteiger open to MLS move but still has Man Utd 'dream'

The midfielder spoke on Tuesday, one day before his 121st and farewell match for Germany in a friendly against Finland. "If you're 34 years of age, you need a rest", he said. I will definitely not stop playing football. I still believe in my own ab...

Arsene Wenger hopeful Arsenal's players will return from 'unwelcome' worldwide break unscathed

The Switzerland worldwide made his first start in the goalless draw at Leicester but shone as the Gunners beat Watford 3-1 at Vicarage Road. Arsenal signing Granit Xhaka has earned rave reviews for his early showings in England and Arsene Wenge...

Hull swoop for Weir

Weir, who turned 21 on 4 August, was also an unused first-team substitute on seven occasions under Louis van Gaal while impressing on a regular basis in Warren Joyce's title-winning Under-21s side. "The key thing for me is that I can be a regular par...

Matt Kalil out, Vikings shorthanded against Chargers

The Vikings look and smell like a very good football team, one capable of a Super Bowl run, deep at almost every position. The stadium , which seats 66,200 and sits on the site where the Metrodome once stood, will give the Vikings the type of mone...

Hope Solo is granted personal leave

If you're interested in catching Keeping Score, the last episode in the series which deals with Solo's suspension airs September 2 on Fullscreen ! "No pay. Reign head coach and general manager Laura Harvey issued a statement saying that while the te...

Tottenham Midfielder Joins Hull For £12m

Hull have struggled to sign anyone this summer with only goalkeeper David Marshall arriving but they won both of their opening Premier League fixtures against Leicester and Swansea with just 13 fit senior players. "I can't wait to get started and I...

Tim Tebow: Tim Tebow shows power, draws mixed reviews

Many major leaguers and top prospects play in this league during the offseason, and if Tebow is able to stick with the club, it would undoubtedly serve as a boost to his hopes of making the majors. "Better than I expected, to be honest", said one maj...

Webb solid in Cal debut, Bears beat Hawaii 51-31 Down Under

Cal defeated Hawaii 51-31 in front of 61,247 fans in the inaugural Sydney Cup in Australia, which marked the official start to the college football season. Given the second chance, the Bears moved across midfield and produced a field goal by Matt And...

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Murray says need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori

Murray was badly in need of inspiration and he was handed it via umpire Carlos Ramos who gave the 2016 runner-up a time violation while serving at 1-1 in the second set. "I think ...

Ronaldo attracting headlines after reports he might quit Madrid

It's an honour to play against the best teams in the world and that's what Mexico really needs. Ronaldo has 11 goals in five games with the national team this season, includi...

Shah rules out resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties

BJP National President Amit Shah has said, India will be among the top prime countries in the world in 2022 when it is completing 75 years of Independence. If asked, I will say t...

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor agree to August fight

Conor McGregor's coach has called on Olympic champs Katie Taylor and Michael Conlan to join the undercard for the now-confirmed mega fight against Floyd Mayweather . As aforement...

Baltimore Orioles select DL Hall 21st Overall

On Monday, the Orioles selected high school left-handed pitcher DL Hall out of Valdosta High School (Ga.) with the 21st overall pick. Josh Keaton, of Colorado Springs, became t...

Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

The victor will meet two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA in the 35th America's Cup match starting June 17. "The boys really dug deep". " We will be back next time an...

Qatar soccer team face punishment over emir T-shirts

If Qatar does not win its next matches against a weak China and Syria, it will become the first host nation not to have qualified for a World Cup before hosting one. Japan coach ...

Zidane revels in 'historic' Real Madrid Champions League win

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale insists he is happy at the European champions and has no plans to leave despite speculation over his future. "I'm happy, I'm incredibly satisfied". "W...

Lakers Will Hold Workouts With Lonzo Ball, Markelle Fultz

The Lakers have insisted they have kept an open mind on whom they will select with their No. 2 pick. "Team-wise, I think that the Lakers are a better fit", said the never-shutt...

Incredible stats behind Nadal's 10th French Open

Just as remarkable as Rafael Nadal's unprecedented total of 10 French Open championships is that he is 10-0 in finals at Roland Garros . Once a very promising soccer player,...

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Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

I can imagine what you are feeling. However, it appeared to gee him into action as he won the next three sets to book a place in the third round after a match that entertained th...

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Vettel started second to teammate Kimi Raikkonen in the Monaco Grand Prix but benefited from a favorable strategy to jump the Finn in the pit stops and secure his third vi...

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Edelman has earned $14,374,375 since the beginning of the 2013 season. He accumulated a 98-1,106-3 stat line while averaging 11.3 YPC and 69.1 YPG. It appears the Patriots are ...

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) looks back to find a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Jake Guentzel in the goal during the third period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey...

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Matta underwent emergency back surgery during the summer of 2007 and wears a supportive brace on his lower right leg because of nerve damage. Matta's Musketeers won 26 games in e...