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VAR to make World Cup debut

On June 13, the FIFA Congress will convene to vote on the host of football's showpiece event, with Morocco and a joint North American venture between the United...


Doc Rivers Fined $15000 for Criticizing Referees After Rockets Game

The Rockets have won 27 of their last 30 games and need just one win to match their total of 55 from last season. Houston shot only 38.9 percent from the floo...


NCAA Tournament notebook: Berry surpasses Jordan on UNC scoring list

The Aggies beat No. 10 seed Providence in the game before UNC-Lipscomb. Berry, who contributed 14 points, three assists and three steals, wasn't the only Tar ...


Lions sign Super Bowl-winning running back LeGarrette Blount

Past year he started 11 games, played in all 16, ran the ball 173 times and produced 766 yards. It's clear Blount will have a role with the Lions . Blount i...


Arkansas, Butler focused on first round

If Elmore continues to play like this, then Marshall could be a really unsafe double-digit seed in this tournament. Arkansas couldn't overcome a slow start ...


Teddy Bridgewater signs with New York Jets

Free agent quarterback Kirk Cousins plans to sign a three-year, $84 million contract with the Minnesota Vikings , sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter ...


Buffalo players jokingly call out Barack Obama after upset of Arizona

Saturday on Channel 4, "is a far better defensive team than Arizona ". The play I'll remember? After a tumultuous season in Tuscon, Arizona, the Wildcats'...


Champions League: Kwadwo Asamoah's Juventus draws Real Madrid

The tie, which takes place over two legs in early April, looks set to be a classic. Obviously whoever made the schedule didn't think we'd go to the quarter-fi...


Celtics hopeful Marcus Smart can return in playoffs

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports that despite the surgery, the team hopes Smart can return "sometime in the playoffs". Smart suffered a tendon injury in h...


Patriots reportedly reach agreement with DE Adrian Clayborn

The Patriots have found some pass-rushing help. Clayborn became a free agent this offseason after he tallied 9 1/2 sacks for the Falcons in 2017 and 30 sacks ...


Packers reportedly sign Bears CB Kyle Fuller to an offer sheet

Fuller was designated with the $12.971 million transition tag, giving Chicago an opportunity to match any offer. The Bears have five days to match the Packe...


SA ref removed from Ireland v England Grand Slam game

The RFU will apologise to the Irish and Welsh unions for the remarks. The Australian was filmed during a talk on leadership for Fuso, the Japanese parent co...


Sindhu overcomes Jindapol; enters All England quarterfinals

India's top men's singles hope Srikanth lost 11-21, 21-15, 20-22 to world No.42 Huang Yuxiang of China in 52 minutes to bow out of the prestigious tournament....


Cal State Fullerton Gets Ready To Take On Purdue In NCAA Tournament

The Boilers will have a little extra time to recover on the outside because Fullerton is a poor 3-point shooting team overall. The Titans shoot a ton of free ...


Topman withdraws shirt which 'inadvertently mocks Hillsborough disaster'

The red T-shirt bore the number 96 on its back, above the text "What goes around comes back around", while the word "karma" is written on the sleeve. Some fan...


Sheldon Richardson signs with Minnesota Vikings in free agency

The No. 1 defense in the National Football League got a major upgrade on Friday as the addition of former Pro Bowl tackle Sheldon Richardson provides the Min...


March Madness: Three reactions from Arizona's shocking upset loss to Buffalo

I think Buffalo is going to do enough to cover tonight. We thought we were better than that. Buffalo is seventh in the country in points per game (84.9). ...


Kaepernick ex-teammate says anthem protests hampering ability to find new team

Eric Reid , former 49ers free safety who knelt shoulder-to-shoulder with Colin Kaepernick during the national anthem believes his silent protests are the reas...


Wilshere recalled by England after two years in global wilderness

With the World Cup fast approaching, the upcoming friendlies will be seen as the flawless opportunity for players to prove themselves worthy of a place on the...


March Madness: Marshall shocks 4th-seeded Wichita State

It will play the victor of West Virginia-Murray State on Sunday for a chance to reach the Sweet 16. Jon Elmore has 14 points for Marshall . Wichita State ...