• Raiders weigh risk, reward in grabbing Maurice Hurst in fifth round
Raiders weigh risk, reward in grabbing Maurice Hurst in fifth round

It is easy to hate on how the Oakland Raiders are handling this year's NFL Draft , but we should not be so hasty. Hurst was projected by many to go in the first round, but a heart condition revealed at the NFL Combine in February scared some teams away.

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  • Arsene Wenger Reveals He Turned Down The Chance To Manage Manchester United
Arsene Wenger Reveals He Turned Down The Chance To Manage Manchester United

Pep Guardiola is now the highest-paid manager in the Premier League and earns £16 million every year at Manchester City . Antonio Valencia has overcome a muscle complaint sustained in last weekend's FA Cup semi-final win against Tottenham .

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  • NFL Draft: LSU CB Donte Jackson picked by the Carolina Panthers
NFL Draft: LSU CB Donte Jackson picked by the Carolina Panthers

The 6-foot, 237-pound linebacker is likely to play on special teams as a rookie. In LSU's upset victory over Auburn, Jackson had four passes defensed in the fourth quarter alone, three of them coming on three consecutive attempts; his natural position is on the outside where he is expected to compete with Ross Cockrell to start opposite James B...

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  • ´No chance´ of De Gea leaving United, insists Mourinho
´No chance´ of De Gea leaving United, insists Mourinho

There could be some big time drama soon in the "Wenger saga". "I hope he has a good reaction - if not good, not bad at all, and from us, as a club, he is going to feel the respect we have". Meanwhile, Manchester United are now preparing for their Premier League clash against Arsenal at The Emirates on Sunday afternoon. For the remainder of ...

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  • NFL Draft: LB Roquan Smith Presser
NFL Draft: LB Roquan Smith Presser

On the third day of the 2017 NFL Draft, the Bears chose a player who hit the field from the opening kickoff as a rookie. "Well, I was a huge Patrick Willis fan growing up", Smith said. "Come on home baby!" The Chicago Bears will be back on the clock Friday night for Day 2 of the NFL Draft. Instead, he went with Smith, who is expected to be pl...

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  • Atletico Madrid name Diego Costa in squad for Arsenal clash
Atletico Madrid name Diego Costa in squad for Arsenal clash

The Atletico Madrid boss has battled the two La Liga giants of Real Madrid and Barcelona since 2011. Mkhitaryan damaged a knee ligament against CSKA Moscow in the quarterfinals last month, but Wenger had said last week that there was a chance he could return for Thursday's match against Atletico.

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  • Browns take Baker Mayfield with No. 1 pick in National Football League draft
Browns take Baker Mayfield with No. 1 pick in National Football League draft

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield throws during the NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 3, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Goldhammer's confidence quickly turned into a lost appetite and apparently a few tears, letting Twitter users know he was feeling "like poop".

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  • Regrets, I've a few: Mourinho on baiting Wenger
Regrets, I've a few: Mourinho on baiting Wenger

There was a highly-charged atmosphere for Wenger's penultimate home game in charge and the hosts were given plenty of encouragement early on, even when still up against Atletico's full complement. We have a nice second leg at home [to come]. "It's a semi-final - we wanted to win before the manager announced he was leaving and we wanted to win it ...

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  • Pittsburgh Steelers draft former Okla. State QB Mason Rudolph
Pittsburgh Steelers draft former Okla. State QB Mason Rudolph

After spending a second-round pick on wide receiver James Washington the Steelers quickly turned around and traded up in the third round to draft quarterback Mason Rudolph . Offensive coordinator Randy Fichtner downplayed the idea that Rudolph will serve as Roethlisberger's eventual heir, though Rudolph is the first quarterback the Steeler...

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  • Sweden rules out Ibrahimovic's World Cup return
Sweden rules out Ibrahimovic's World Cup return

The striker, who recently joined the LA Galaxy , has hinted that he could make a return to the national team for the World Cup in Russian Federation. "It doesn't change anything for me", he said last month. Andersson hasn't spoken to Ibrahimovic recently but insinuated having Ibrahimovic back on the team would have caused issues.

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  • Comcast Corp (NASDAQ:CMCSA): Negative Stock Sentiment at 0.93
Comcast Corp (NASDAQ:CMCSA): Negative Stock Sentiment at 0.93

It has outperformed by 10.10% the S&P500. The United Kingdom-based fund Ibis Capital Partners Llp have invested about 12.26% of the active investment manager's stock portfolio in Comcast Corp . Moreover, Argyle Capital Mgmt has 1.02% invested in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ). Sit Investment Assocs Incorporated accumulated 210,265 shares.

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  • LeBron James: 'Just Give Me the Ball'
LeBron James: 'Just Give Me the Ball'

Oladipo put up a shot, but James slammed the ball against the backboard for a block. "You prepare for so long in those situations". There are no guarantees in a game where even the best process can clang off the rim, but there is some sort of relief in knowing that James will give any opportunity a near-optimal chance to play out to its fullest.

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  • Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo Vows To Be Aggressive In Game 6
Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo Vows To Be Aggressive In Game 6

Prior to his injury, Smart was averaging 10.2 points, 4.8 assists and 3.5 rebounds per game. The Celtics outscored Milwaukee 11-4 over the last 3:26 of the third quarter for a 72-61 lead. With every shot attempt, the crowd would cheer in anticipation of a bucket. Perhaps Smart's return not only lifted the spirits of the Celtics , but it al...

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  • Sean Couturier plays through torn MCL, posts hat trick in Flyers' loss
Sean Couturier plays through torn MCL, posts hat trick in Flyers' loss

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 loss. Couturier did everything he could to extend this series one more game, but he didn't get enough support from his teammates.

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  • Paul Pogba ridicules rumours of summer move from Manchester United
Paul Pogba ridicules rumours of summer move from Manchester United

We will touch our squad and more than spend, spend, spend believe in the evolution of our players. 'We have some young players that need to get with both hands opportunities with their evolution, so let's see. We are in the FA Cup final and then the World Cup is coming. They were the only team to win at the Etihad, and they beat everybody in th...

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  • Rob Gronkowski ends retirement talk with Patriots optimism
Rob Gronkowski ends retirement talk with Patriots optimism

This story will be updated with the latest. Gronkowski made the announcement in a post on Instagram . Now, they await word from superstar tight end Rob Gronkowski regarding his potential retirement . To make matters more confusing, Gronk held a wacky press conference last Saturday during a Monster Energy Supercross event. Gronkowski ...

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  • White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar 'progressing well' after brain surgery
White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar 'progressing well' after brain surgery

Fellow White Sox player , James Shields , also spoke out about the way he was feeling and the status of Danny's condition at the April 21 game."Yeah, I mean, it crushes us in this clubhouse", he said. A Rush spokesman referred to the Sox for all updates. But he's got three little kids, and they were his world. He regained consciousness before he ...

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  • Mohamed Salah scoops PFA Player's Player of the Year award
Mohamed Salah scoops PFA Player's Player of the Year award

The 25-year-old, who was named Africa's best player of 2017, is the frontrunner to finish as the elite competition's top scorer after scoring an impressive 31 goals in 33 appearances, breaking an African record for a single season after bettering the 29-goal tally of Ivorian hitman Didier Drogba in 2009-10.

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  • Man City power past Swansea in search of records
Man City power past Swansea in search of records

There was also at least one flare let off among the fans as security moved hurriedly to ensure players could leave the field safely, with City captain Vincent Kompany and French global Benjamin Mendy the last players to leave for the safety of the dressing rooms.

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