• Turner: Colorful NBA sideline reporter Craig Sager, 65, dies
Turner: Colorful NBA sideline reporter Craig Sager, 65, dies

He made a brief return to the league after his son Craig Sager II donated his bone marrow transplant to save his father's life, but in March 2016 it was announced his leukaemia had returned. He said doctors told him the typical prognosis was three to six months to live, but "I am receiving the best treatment in the world and I remain fully confid...

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  • Thierry Henry Urges New Alexis Sanchez Deal, Top Rumours
Thierry Henry Urges New Alexis Sanchez Deal, Top Rumours

So, good news! Granted, I'm not sure exactly what "looking pretty good" means, but given how many rumors of the duo's imminent departure tend to pop up, that quote is a good excuse to take Monty Python's advice and look on the bright side of life .

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  • Kiffin's first FAU signee is former 'Noles QB De'Andre Johnson
Kiffin's first FAU signee is former 'Noles QB De'Andre Johnson

While Kiffin is a heck of an offensive coach with a solid scheme, it's impossible to win at any level without talented players. The signing was reportedly in the works before Kiffin's arrival. Instead, he made a decision to take a break from the game while getting things figured out and then joined the team prior to the 2016 season. It's unclear if...

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  • UFC introduces women's 145 lb. belt, Holly Holm vs Germaine de Randamie
UFC introduces women's 145 lb. belt, Holly Holm vs Germaine de Randamie

Cris Cyborg is widely considered the most lethal female fighter on the planet but has been overlooked for inaugural female featherweight title bout. To date, 15 of her 17 career wins have come by way of (T) KO, including nine within the opening frame.

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  • Tannehill Suffers Left Knee ACL and MCL Sprain
Tannehill Suffers Left Knee ACL and MCL Sprain

Whether Tannehill can return at some point this season isn't certain, but Gase didn't rule out the possibility Monday. "Better than what we thought yesterday", Gase told reporters . Campbell said he reached out to Tannehill on Monday and apologized for the hit that injured him. "I've never been that kind of guy, I never will be that kind of guy"...

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  • Chelsea star Oscar in £52m China move
Chelsea star Oscar in £52m China move

Brazil worldwide and Chelsea midfielder, Oscar says his move to the Chinese Super League to join Shanghai SIPG is all but done. The 25-year-old Brazil global was quoted in the Brazilian media as saying a deal with Shanghai SIPG is "90 per cent right - it just depends on some bureaucratic details".

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  • President-elect Donald Trump visits Milwaukee County on
President-elect Donald Trump visits Milwaukee County on "Thank You Tour"

Ryan touched on numerous same goals in his short speech, in which he thanked Trump and Pence for helping Wisconsin and other Midwestern states "finally see the light of day and finally put a Republican back in the White House". Less than a week later, Ryan said Trump made the "textbook definition of a racist comment" when he accused a judge of bein...

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  • Mourinho recalls one of his biggest names for Palace test
Mourinho recalls one of his biggest names for Palace test

The Portuguese boss says he will allow them to leave if United receive suitable offers - even if it is to a Premier League rival. "I would like my squad to be my squad until the end of the season and I am not going to any player to say, 'You are going to leave because I am not happy, because I don't want to have you'".

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  • Tiger Woods is ready to play again
Tiger Woods is ready to play again

But recently, according to a report from USA Today , Day's mind has been on another player: Tiger Woods. "This is where it all started for me", Woods said. Tiger Woods and Jason Day walk up the fairway at St. Andrews during the 2015 British Open. . Perhaps that will inspire him to win his first PGA Tour event since 2013? However, it remains to be...

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  • Mkhitaryan scores, gets hurt as Man United beats Spurs 1-0
Mkhitaryan scores, gets hurt as Man United beats Spurs 1-0

United, still six points behind fourth-placed Manchester City, led when Mkhitaryan raced on to Ander Herrera's through ball and hammered into the roof of the net. Victor Wanyama should have levelled with a header from six yards out, although visitors Spurs created few chances despite plenty of possession. "To be honest, after so many matches ...

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  • Jansen Agrees to $80M, 5-Year Deal With Dodgers
Jansen Agrees to $80M, 5-Year Deal With Dodgers

The Dodgers have agreed to a 4-year, $64 million deal with third baseman Justin Turner , according to Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com and Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports . Jansen had a 1.83 ERA with 104 strikeouts over 71 appearances and 68 2/3 innings. They also will have ruined a possible reunion with Don Mattingly as the Miami Marlins were the ...

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  • Bobsled, skeleton officials moving worlds out of Russian Federation
Bobsled, skeleton officials moving worlds out of Russian Federation

But the committee said global concerns about Russian doping would made it extremely hard for athletes and coaches to focus on the competition if the event were to be held in Sochi. Sochi previously hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics. McLaren described last week how Russian Federation "hijacked" sport by involving more than 1,000 athletes in an "inst...

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  • Cesar Azpilicueta signs new Chelsea deal
Cesar Azpilicueta signs new Chelsea deal

The deal will keep the Spain global at Stamford Bridge until 2020, with the extension coming on the eve of what is expected to be his 200th appearance for the Blues. "Obviously we can still improve but the long-term aim for us is to win trophies, that is what we all want, the players, manager and fans". In the current campaign under Antonio Conte...

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  • Stafford injures finger in Bears win, expected to play vs Giants
Stafford injures finger in Bears win, expected to play vs Giants

Chicago has now lost 10 or more games for the third consecutive season. After Detroit forced a punt, Stafford made a poor decision as LeBlanc jumped in front of Boldin and scampered 24 yards to put Chicago up 17-13 with 7:07 remaining.

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  • From Longhorn to Bull: Strong is new South Florida coach
From Longhorn to Bull: Strong is new South Florida coach

LeBron could be greatest small forward of all timeSeahaw. Taggart led the Bulls to a 10-2 record and a berth in the Birmingham Bowl this season. Strong will bring a defensive mind and an impressive recruiting resume to the program. It was thought that Strong may be better suited for an Assistant position over head back to the Head Coaching reigns...

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  • Trump May Tap Rick Perry for Energy Gig Despite Notorious Gaffe
Trump May Tap Rick Perry for Energy Gig Despite Notorious Gaffe

President-elect Donald Trump and his transition team are in the process of filling cabinet and other high level positions for the new administration. Following this revelation, the social media chatter has not focused on whether Perry, a governor from an oil rich state, is qualified to head the Department of Energy.

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  • Liverpool boss Klopp has swipe at Neville brother pundits
Liverpool boss Klopp has swipe at Neville brother pundits

He is not interested in helping a Liverpool player. He showed he struggled with the job to judge players so why do we let him talk about players on the television? "I don't listen to them". "We have to prepare ourselves as much as possible". "Maybe you are all blind because everybody is asking me about this situation and I have only seen it one...

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  • Seattle's Frei returns to where it started facing Toronto
Seattle's Frei returns to where it started facing Toronto

Extra time proved to be uneventful as well except for a game-deciding, one-handed save by former TFC goalie and current Sounders net-minder Stefan Frei. "We just couldn't get that final pass to someone who could finish it". No team in the history of MLS had ever made the playoffs after having 20 or fewer points 20 games into the regular season.

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  • Ballon d'Or 2016: Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi to best player award
Ballon d'Or 2016: Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi to best player award

Whilst Ronaldo's collective achievement in winning both the Champions League and Euro 2016 was the reason he won the award, the 31-year-old also hushed the critics who suggested he was past his best at the start of this season with a hat-trick to again vanquish Atletico last month.

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  • Republican wins US Senate runoff in Louisiana, giving party 52 seats
Republican wins US Senate runoff in Louisiana, giving party 52 seats

Though Louisiana now has a Democratic governor, John Bel Edwards, he is the only Democrat to now hold statewide office, the Advocate noted, and Republicans have won 15 out of 17 statewide elections since 2008. Kennedy hit Campbell for supporting Clinton. The seat is open because Republican David Vitter didn't seek re-election. Polls closed at...

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