• Doug Martin released by Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Doug Martin released by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

It was a superb rookie season that has always been forgotten. In eight games, Martin had just 421 yards on 144 carries, averaging a dismal 2.9 yards per attempt. HIs injury history includes a torn shoulder labrum in 2013 following a Pro Bowl season the year before. He returned in Week 5 of the 2017 season but had another dismal season.

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  • Canada's Samuel Girard wins gold medal in 1000 metre speedskating
Canada's Samuel Girard wins gold medal in 1000 metre speedskating

Six of the eight gold medals in this event have been claimed by South Koreans while another was won by Russian Viktor Ahn, who was born in Korea. The 23-year-old Boutin was forced to close all her social media accounts to block out the anger, while the RCMP and the International Olympic Committee began investigating threats made against her.

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  • Struggling Tiger Woods misses cut at Genesis Open
Struggling Tiger Woods misses cut at Genesis Open

If anything, the only talk of retirement should be whether settle down off Sunset Boulevard. Ben Hogan and Arnold Palmer also won the event, previously known as the Los Angeles Open, three times each. Woods has now played 10 rounds of competitive golf since returning from a fourth back surgery, the spinal fusion that took place last April. Ti...

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  • Chicago fans ejected after heckling Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly with racist taunt
Chicago fans ejected after heckling Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly with racist taunt

The so-called fans were thrown out of the arena but they should be banned for life and forced to face criminal charges. The Chicago Blackhawks beat the Washington Capitals 7-1 Friday night at the United Center - but that's not the story.

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  • MLB Rumors: Free Agent Eric Hosmer Signs Eight-Year Deal With Padres
MLB Rumors: Free Agent Eric Hosmer Signs Eight-Year Deal With Padres

Hosmer is reportedly seeking a deal worth $20 million annually. The agreement means that Wil Myers , who signed a six-year, $83 million deal in January 2017, will move to the outfield. Martinez are still without contracts. Eric Hosmer has agreed to an 8-year contract with the #Padres that includes an opt-out after 5 years, source says.

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  • Adam Rippon didn't get a medal, but he's still a victor
Adam Rippon didn't get a medal, but he's still a victor

NBC hired USA figure skater and breakout star of the Olympics Adam Rippon to serve as a correspondent for the rest of the 2018 games in Pyeongchang , South Korea. Rippon is one of Team USA's first two openly gay athletes, along with slopestyle skier Gus Kenworthy (now his new best friend ). But social media love is still secondary to...

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  • FA Cup 'magic' no surprise to Pochettino after Rochdale thriller
FA Cup 'magic' no surprise to Pochettino after Rochdale thriller

On the upcoming replay at Wembley, Davies added: "It's every kid's dream and we're going to be lucky enough to go there and hopefully put a good performance in and do ourselves proud." Rochdale went ahead when Henderson crowned a slick move that made a mockery of the club's league position with a composed finish after an excellent angled throu...

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  • NBA All-Star Saturday Night Predictions: Who will win the Dunk Contest?
NBA All-Star Saturday Night Predictions: Who will win the Dunk Contest?

Ultimately, Donovan Mitchell would prevail and take home the trophy after throwing down a dunk that paid tribute to one of Vince Carter's many iconic dunks. "He did not want to see another Larry Nance win a dunk contest ". Although this dunk only got a 44 from the judges, I still think it was one of the best dunks of the night.

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  • Demands of coaching Real Madrid are 'exhausting' - Zidane
Demands of coaching Real Madrid are 'exhausting' - Zidane

Due to the German only missing three matches in the top flight all season, it presents an opportunity for Kovacic to impress and get some game time, with five fixtures between now and their next encounter with PSG . This profession can wear you out but here more... Such a busy schedule can lead to fatigue, which Zizou thinks he can tackle with s...

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  • Liverpool's Mohamed Salah: 'There is still more to come'
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah: 'There is still more to come'

Gerrard says Liverpool need a strong holding midfielder to help protect the back four and allow the attacking talent to do their job. But Barnes is convinced it is because of the way Jurgen Klopp sets his side up. Along with his 20 goals in 36 games, Firmino has also provided 11 assists in all competitions. Liverpool supporters can start ...

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  • Boost to Indian hockey: Odisha government to sponsor national hockey teams
Boost to Indian hockey: Odisha government to sponsor national hockey teams

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) told AFP however that no participating nation has indicated problems that could lead to a withdrawal, or India refusing to let any nation attend. The state government is expecting a congregation of 20,000 to 25,000 foreign tourists in the city during the world cup. Pakistan had failed to qualify for t...

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  • Rachel Homan 'burned' as Canada falls to 0-3 in women's curling
Rachel Homan 'burned' as Canada falls to 0-3 in women's curling

Canada's skip Rachel Homan removed the stone from play. "So of course we're going to move forward and take one day at a time , but we can play a little loose now because we have the win we really, really wanted". Curling has a deeply ingrained ethos of good sportsmanship, and the rules dictate that players treat their opponents kindly. "I've s...

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  • Michigan St. rallies from 27 down, beats Northwestern
Michigan St. rallies from 27 down, beats Northwestern

Or a choke. Or a team-defining win or a program-altering loss. At halftime it looked like the Wildcats were well on their way to notching their first victory over a No. Law's explosive performance in the first powered the Cats to build a double-digit lead, but he was unable to find his shooting rhythm and was held to just 3 points while missing s...

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  • Arizona State vs. Arizona - 2/15/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arizona State vs. Arizona - 2/15/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

No. 25 Arizona State held a 50-47 lead over No. 17 Arizona near the midway point of the second half. "We've got to find a way to not get ourselves in holes early", said Arizona State's Kodi Justice, who had 19 points. Local teams: Stella Beck had 26 points and 11 rebounds as host St. Mary's (17-9, 10-5 WCC) won 72-64 over USF (13-13, 8-7). I...

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  • Tiger Woods optimistic form will return with more tournaments
Tiger Woods optimistic form will return with more tournaments

Johnson teed off in the afternoon and quickly found himself four-over thanks in large part to a triple-bogey seven at the par-four fifth, where his third shot out of the rough went over the green and he eventually needed five strokes to reach the putting surface.

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  • Canada defeated in a shootout
Canada defeated in a shootout

This fight was more intense and more physical than when winning at 5-1 in the Canada against Switzerland, as the curtain rises. Canada will also look to tighten up the penalty kill, which allowed one goal on three Swiss chances. "We were one short today, so that means I've got to be one shot better next time", said Scrivens. Roy made some nifty rus...

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  • I have a selection headache for Barcelona clash, admits Conte
I have a selection headache for Barcelona clash, admits Conte

Chelsea romped into a 4-0 lead at half-time, courtesy of a Willian brace, a well taken goal from Pedro following a delightful assist from Cesc Fabregas, while Olivier Giroud bagged his first Blues goal since his January switch from rivals Arsenal .

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  • Two Kings lead World past US in Rising Stars
Two Kings lead World past US in Rising Stars

Team USA managed to shoot an awesome 11-40 from three-point for a 27.5% clip. The Sixers may still have a long way to go when it comes to being at the necessary level to compete for a championship, but the Rising Stars Challenge showed once again why there's so much potential surrounding this team when looking at the talent Brown is fortunate e...

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  • VA head changed records to hide travel boondoggle, report alleges
VA head changed records to hide travel boondoggle, report alleges

The report found that the VA chief of staff altered an email to make it seem to ethics staff like Mr. Shulkin would be getting an award in Denmark during part of the trip, thereby qualifying his wife for about $4,000 in airfare at the agency's expense.

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  • Raisman uses Swimsuit Issue to share message
Raisman uses Swimsuit Issue to share message

Now living in Brooklyn, she works out with a trainer at a gym called Absolute Power Fitness. She was named their Rookie of the Year following her first appearance in 2011, and was the annual issue's cover model for 2012, 2013 and 2017. "All the good things about her seemed to be magnified", she said. Inside the pages of the issue is a photo shoot...

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