• Electoral body releases timetable for 2019 polls
Electoral body releases timetable for 2019 polls

Newsmen report that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been barred by a court from participating in the election. Yakubu said that the conduct of party primaries, including the resolution of disputes arising from the primaries for national and state elections had been slated for between August 18 and October 7, 2018.

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  • Arsenal boss Wenger on Alexis Sanchez contract latest and Alex Iwobi
Arsenal boss Wenger on Alexis Sanchez contract latest and Alex Iwobi

It was a decision, Wenger insisted, that had nothing to do with Sanchez being targeted by Manchester City in the January transfer window. Conte anticipates Arsenal will field their best available team for tonight's game, and although this is the second of three meetings this month with the Gunners, it is the schedule rather than familiarity that ...

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  • NHL Announces Rosters for 2018 All-Star Game
NHL Announces Rosters for 2018 All-Star Game

The 26-year-old didn't see his name called despite the fact that his production-Tarasenko's 44 points through 46 games played are equal to that of frequent linemate Schenn-has been consistent with his past All-Star campaigns. A veteran of 762 National Hockey League games since 2005-06, Green has produced 455 points (138-317-455) and 520 penalty min...

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  • Serena Williams opens up about postpartum health complications
Serena Williams opens up about postpartum health complications

Williams' pregnancy was fairly easy. But perhaps the most heart-wrenching part of Serena's interview was her admission that she had almost died after delivering her daughter. I guess that's just who I am. She went on to reveal, "I've broken down I don't know how many times". 'Or I'll get angry about the crying, then sad about being angr...

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  • Pirates ace Gerrit Cole traded to Astros
Pirates ace Gerrit Cole traded to Astros

The prospects changing hands in the deal are still unknown, but outfielder Derek Fisher was one of the names being discussed initially. The Pirates aren't realistic World Series contenders this year, so any return pieces will help restock the organization as it builds toward the future.

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  • Seahawks fire OC Darrell Bevell
Seahawks fire OC Darrell Bevell

Wilson had over 4,000 yards through the air and the team averaged 141 rushing yards per game. The next-closest player was running back Mike Davis with 240 yards. Defensive coordinator Kris Richard has reportedly been told to look for other positions around the league and has been let out of his contract. In 2017, the Seahawks finished 9-7 and mi...

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  • Eliot Wolf is Leaving for the Cleveland Browns
Eliot Wolf is Leaving for the Cleveland Browns

It's a big loss for Green Bay, and potentially another sign that their grip on the NFC North is slipping. The Browns also announced they have parted ways with Ryan Griggson, who had the title of senior personnel executive in his only season with the Browns after being fired by the Colts as their general manager.

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  • Alabama Crimson Tide receiver Calvin Ridley will enter NFL Draft
Alabama Crimson Tide receiver Calvin Ridley will enter NFL Draft

He finished his career with the Crimson Tide with 224 passes caught for 2,781 yards and 19 touchdowns. "Preparing for a life after college football , regardless of what your future may hold, can be a scary proposition for many athletes especially those who DID NOT attend the University of Alabama ", Ridley wrote on Twitter .

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  • Matt Patricia Is Favorite For Lions Job But Prefers Giants
Matt Patricia Is Favorite For Lions Job But Prefers Giants

The Patriots host the Tennessee Titans in the divisional round of the playoffs this Saturday. If Patricia does take the Giants job, Houston Texans defensive coordinator Mike Vrabel would become the leading candidate in Detroit, King reported .

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  • Jardim braced for Lemar bids
Jardim braced for Lemar bids

Lemar is regarded as one of the most exciting young midfielders to have emerged out of France in recent years, thanks largely due to his exploits for Monaco last season. Arsene Wenger also remains keen on Lemar after failing with a late offer last summer, with the Arsenal boss seeing the former Caen youngster as a possible replacement for the ...

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  • Bears hire Chiefs OC Nagy, ex-Vikings coach Childress to retire
Bears hire Chiefs OC Nagy, ex-Vikings coach Childress to retire

Now he's the head coach of one of the most tradition-steeped teams in National Football League lore. Those names included both of the coordinators of the New England Patriots (Matt Patricia and Josh McDaniels), both of the Minnesota Vikings coordinators (George Edwards and Pat Shurmur), Philadelphia quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo, Carolina def...

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  • Does President Trump Not Even Know The Words To The National Anthem?
Does President Trump Not Even Know The Words To The National Anthem?

Social media commented that it appeared the president doesn't know the words to the song - which is especially peculiar because of his repeated stance that the country's flag and anthem must be respected at football games. President Trump is the oldest person to be elected president in USA history, and his memory has often been called into questio...

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  • EPL: Man City confident of getting Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal
EPL: Man City confident of getting Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal

Meanwhile, Sanchez has reportedly fallen out with his Arsenal teammates , which could have hastened Arsene Wenger's decision to allow him to leave. Considering Man City are still in the running for four trophies this season, could Pep Guardiola move for the Arsenal star? Manchester City and Arsenal are negotiating the transfer of Alex...

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  • Kawhi Leonard Has 'partial tear' in Left Shoulder
Kawhi Leonard Has 'partial tear' in Left Shoulder

It now appears that Leonard will miss even more time, as Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said that his All-Star forward has a tear in his shoulder. "I don't think it will be a while", Popovich said regarding Leonard's status following the Spurs' 111-110 loss to the Trail Blazers.

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  • Amond out for Leeds scalp in FA Cup
Amond out for Leeds scalp in FA Cup

Probably not, but winning a couple of games can do wonders for the club, and for players too. Danny Welbeck gave Arsenal hope with just over 10 minutes to go but Kieran Dowell netted from the penalty spot again to seal victory for the second-tier side over the Premier League visitors.

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  • HPD: Houston sports reporter, Courtney Roland, found safe in Galleria area
HPD: Houston sports reporter, Courtney Roland, found safe in Galleria area

It is not yet known exactly where Roland was when she was found or if she was alone. KHOU-TV reports that Roland, who last seen wearing a camouflage fleece sweater and an orange hat, was last heard from Saturday around 4 p.m. Taylor pointed out that Roland was last seen wearing black trousers, black shoes with orange shoe laces, orange hat and ...

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  • Nottingham Forest Savagely Troll Arsene Wenger After He Receives Touchline Ban
Nottingham Forest Savagely Troll Arsene Wenger After He Receives Touchline Ban

Wenger was incensed after the Baggies were awarded a penalty in stoppage time at the Hawthorns, when the ball was adjudged to have struck Calum Chanmbers in the box. In a separate case, Wenger has been asked to respond to the FA about comments he made about refereeing decisions both before and after Wednesday's 2-2 draw with Chelsea in the league.

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  • Real Madrid loses Ramos for injury
Real Madrid loses Ramos for injury

Retaining their crown is all but out of reach for Madrid , who have been linked with Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga , Chelsea duo Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard, Tottenham star Harry Kane and others. "And I'll try and we will try". Liverpool striker and Egypt's national team star Mohamed Salah won the CAF's best African pl...

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  • Goerges stays hot with Auckland title after stunning Wozniacki
Goerges stays hot with Auckland title after stunning Wozniacki

Goerges cruised through the Classic rounds, overcoming rain delays to down Olympic gold-medallist Monica Puig, Viktoria Kuzmova and Polona Hercog . The 29-year-old German was in sparkling form, firing 41 winners and making just 23 unforced errors to win 6-4, 7-6 (4/7) after 90 minutes on court.

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  • Packers Will Name Director Of Player Personnel Brian Gutekunst Next GM
Packers Will Name Director Of Player Personnel Brian Gutekunst Next GM

Gutekunst worked as director of player personnel in Green Bay under Ted Thompson for the last six seasons and was as rising candidate for multiple front-office jobs around the league. A UW-La Crosse alum, Gutekunst is the son of John Gutekunst, the head coach at the University of Minnesota from 1985 through 1991. NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reporte...

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