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Cole hoping to see Rooney in MLS amid DC United links

Thursday  08:45,   24 may 2018

Former Chelsea and Arsenal full-back Ashley Cole, who now plays for LA Galaxy in MLS, is relishing a reunion with Wayne Rooney.LA Galaxy captain Ashley Cole is excited by the prospect of playing against former England team-mate Wayne Rooney in[...]

Cavs coach Tyronn Lue offers baffling explanation for Kyle Korver's lack of minutes

Thursday  08:35,   24 may 2018

Cavs sharpshooter Kyle Korver failed to log a second of playing time in the first quarter of Wednesday night's loss, finishing with seven points in a little over 18 minutes of action. It was certainly a confusing decision by Cavs coach Tyronn[...]

'It is still a family' – Klopp explains choosing Liverpool over Man United

Thursday  08:30,   24 may 2018

Despite interest from numerous clubs, the German boss explained his reasons for deciding to manager the RedsJurgen Klopp revealed why he chose Liverpool over Manchester United , saying he fit in better with the Anfield[...]

Upbeat Spieth eyeing first win of 2018

Thursday  08:10,   24 may 2018

Returning to a tournament he has a strong record at, Jordan Spieth is eyeing a first win of 2018.Jordan Spieth is still searching for his first win of the year and the world number three is excited ahead of the Fort Worth[...]

Rahm enjoys 'traditional golf courses'

Thursday  08:10,   24 may 2018

Spanish star Jon Rahm feels at home at Colonial Country Club, ahead of the Fort Worth Invitational.Jon Rahm is a fiery player who wears his emotions on his sleeves, but he prefers a more calm, classic layout while competing on the PGA[...]

MLB wrap: Cubs, Yankees find very different ways to lose

Thursday  07:45,   24 may 2018

Scores and highlights from around MLB Wednesday.For the Cubs, they simply couldn't figure out Indians starter Adam Plutko. The former UCLA starter, and a forgotten man in a college rotation including Gerrit Cole and Trevor Bauer, held Chicago[...]

Alex Ovechkin overcome with emotion of first Stanley Cup Final trip: 'It's unbelievable'

Thursday  07:20,   24 may 2018

In his 13th NHL season, Alex Ovechkin is finally going to the Stanley Cup Final. He was so emotional following Wednesday's Game 7 victory he could hardly speak.Ovechkin scored 62 seconds into what he called the biggest game of his life and the[...]

Federer: Serena may be the greatest of all-time

Thursday  06:45,   24 may 2018

Serena Williams may be the best of all-time, according to another one of the greats in Roger Federer.Roger Federer labelled Serena Williams arguably the greatest player of[...]

NBA playoffs wrap 2018: Celtics rebound with key Game 5 win

Thursday  06:35,   24 may 2018

The Celtics rebounded from two straight loses to claim Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. Boston regained the series lead 3-2 by jumping out to a 32-19 advantage after the first quarter. The Celtics rediscovered their tenacity on defense,[...]

NHL playoffs 2018: Three takeaways from Capitals' liberating victory

Thursday  06:10,   24 may 2018

Alexander Ovechkin is finally on his way to a Stanley Cup final.Alexander Ovechkin has led his Capitals to a Stanley Cup final after a 4-0 victory over the Lighting in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference[...]

White Sox catcher Welington Castillo suspended 80 games for PEDs

Thursday  06:00,   24 may 2018

Castillo joined Robinson Cano as the second MLB player to be hit with an 80-game ban in as many weeks.Sources confirm to The Athletic: #WhiteSox’s Welington Castillo will be suspended 80 games for using a PED (not a steroid) in violation of[...]

'Klopp's speech led us to CL final'

Thursday  05:55,   24 may 2018

Jordan Henderson believes a speech by Jurgen Klopp two years ago has led Liverpool to the Champions League final.Immediately after one of the lowest points in his career, having watched the 2016 Europa League final 3-1 defeat to Sevilla as an unused [...]

Kaku makes one-time switch to join Paraguay's national team

Thursday  05:50,   24 may 2018

The New York Red Bulls star has opted to leave his native Argentina to join a South American rival at the international levelThe 23-year-old played for Argentina at the youth level, including playing for the country at the 2015 U-20 World Cup in New [...]

What NFL owners are saying about their new national anthem policy

Thursday  05:20,   24 may 2018

NFL team owners on Wednesday approved a new national anthem policy, but as of Wednesday evening, only a handful of those owners had commented on the controversial decision.The league's policy statement cited "respect for the flag and the Anthem"[...]

Even ‘best ever’ Ronaldo has weaknesses – Alexander-Arnold

Thursday  05:10,   24 may 2018

The teenager is well aware of the Portuguese superstar's quality but says that he can be stopped from having an impactThe 19-year-old is preparing himself for the Champions League final in Kiev on Saturday, when the Reds will meet Ronaldo’s Real [...]