News: Sport

Manchester City boss Guardiola aiming to smash records following title triumph

Monday  08:20,   23 april 2018
Sporting News

The title-winning manager will not let up even with the Premier League in the bag, and wants his charges to make historyCity made light work of Swansea City in their first game since being crowned champions - David Silva, Raheem Sterling, Kevin De[...]

NBA playoffs 2018: Three takeaways from Cavs' gutsy Game 4 win over Pacers

Monday  08:10,   23 april 2018
Sporting News

LeBron James scored 32 points to go with 13 rebounds and seven assists Sunday night, leading the Cavs to a 104-100 win over the Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.LeBron James led the way with 32 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists, while Kyle[...]

Vieira refuses to address Arsenal rumours and Wenger departure

Monday  07:45,   23 april 2018

Patrick Vieira was asked about Arsenal and Arsene Wenger but the New York City head coach was only keen to dissect Sunday's loss in MLS.New York City boss Patrick Vieira was in no mood to comment on speculation linking him with former club[...]

NBA replay official explains ruling on Lance Stephenson-Jeff Green scuffle

Monday  07:40,   23 april 2018
Sporting News

Joe Borgia, NBA senior vice president of replay & referee operations, explained to TNT why Lance Stephenson was called for a foul.Indiana hit a 3-pointer to cut the lead to three points with less than 10 seconds left and on the ensuing Cavs[...]

Padres, Rockies meet for the first time since bench-clearing incident

Monday  07:05,   23 april 2018

A scheduling oddity created a third early-season series between the San Diego Padres and Colorado Rockies. A question looms over the quirk about whether anything will carryover from the last meeting.Nolan Arenado charges the mound after a pitch is[...]

Salah always determined to prove his Premier League worth

Monday  07:00,   23 april 2018

After underwhelming during his brief spell at Chelsea, Mohamed Salah had no intention of missing a second chance to shine with Liverpool.Salah failed to shine upon joining Chelsea from Basel in 2014, and was loaned out to Fiorentina and Roma, before [...]

Mohamed Salah tops Kevin De Bruyne to win PFA Player of the Year award

Monday  06:15,   23 april 2018

Kevin De Bruyne missed out on the PFA Players' Player of the Year award, with Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah claiming the prize.Mohamed Salah has won the PFA Players' Player of the Year award after a goal-laden, record-breaking first season at[...]

Man United star Pogba can win Ballon d'Or, says Ronaldinho

Monday  04:55,   23 april 2018

Ronaldinho heaped praise on Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba and offered the Frenchman some advice regarding Jose Mourinho.Ronaldinho backed Paul Pogba to win the Ballon d'Or as the Barcelona and Brazilian great urged the Manchester United[...]

Silva loves me more than his girlfriend – Mendy

Monday  04:55,   23 april 2018

Bernardo Silva was happy to see Benjamin Mendy make his Manchester City return.Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy joked that team-mate Bernardo Silva loved him more than his[...]

MLS Review: Timbers end NYCFC's unbeaten start, Sounders claim first win

Monday  04:55,   23 april 2018

Patrick Vieira's side lost for the first time in 2018, while Seattle grabbed its first victory of the seasonWith five wins and two draws to start the season, high-flying NYCFC had the chance to restore their four-point lead atop the standings in [...]

NBA playoffs 2018: JR Smith beats first-quarter buzzer with near full-court shot

Monday  04:55,   23 april 2018
Sporting News

JR Smith ended the first quarter of Sunday's Game 4 off with a bang by hitting a wild shot.Smith, drawing the start in Game 4, beat the clock at the end of the first quarter with a near 70-foot buzzer-beater. It was Smith's third 3-pointer of[...]

Salah crowned PFA Player of the Year

Monday  04:40,   23 april 2018
Sky Sports

Mohamed Salah has been voted the PFA Player of the Year for the 2017-18 season after a stellar first campaign at Liverpool.  The former Chelsea player beat off competition from Manchester City's title-winners Kevin De Bruyne, David Silva and[...]

MLB wrap: Johnny Cueto leads Giants to series win over Angels

Monday  04:20,   23 april 2018
Sporting News

Cueto finished the game owning a 0.35 ERA, which is the lowest by a Giants pitcher in their first four starts of the season since 1968.Cueto took a no-hitter through the fifth inning, but ran into some trouble in the next frame. Ian Kinsler singled[...]

NBA playoffs 2018: James Harden, Mike D'Antoni hope Rockets regain top form

Monday  03:35,   23 april 2018
Sporting News

The Rockets lost Game 3 against the Timberwolves Saturday, and lost two of their last three in the regular season.After losing Saturday's Game 3 to still carry a 2-1 series lead, Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni and shooting guard James Harden both felt[...]

NHL playoffs 2018: Flyers' Sean Couturier played with torn MCL

Monday  03:25,   23 april 2018
Sporting News

The star center played with torn MCL after collision in practice, but scored GWG in Game 5 and hat trick in Game 6.The star center scored the game-winning goal in Game 5 against the Penguins and had a hat trick and two assists in Sunday's Game 6[...]