Tuesday May 23-rd, 2017

Eli to Cruz sets up Giants win again, 16-13 over Saints

The offense just could not get it going against a revamped Giants defense. NOTES: Saints QB Drew Brees' 263 passing yards bumped his career total to 61,589 yards. Wil Lutz's blocked attempt that led to a 10-point momentum swing was due to a break...

Dodgers' rally comes up short in 12-inning loss to D-backs

De Leon, who has surrendered three home runs in his two starts, has registered 12 strikeouts versus only two walks thus far while holding opponents to a.205 average.Ray became only the fourth player in club history to reach 200 strikeouts in a seas...

Falcons coach: WR Julio Jones' calf injury not serious Falcons coach: WR Julio Jones' calf injury not serious

Then after the Raiders cut the deficit to 35-28 on Carr's third touchdown pass with 2:12 to go, the defense failed to get the needed stop, allowing a third-down conversion to Mohamed Sanu that allowed Atlanta to run out all but 2 seconds on the clo...

Mourinho blames his players and ref for derby defeat Mourinho blames his players and ref for derby defeat

I trust him completely and I know his future will be absolutely brilliant. I think he has intention, because even though the arm is behind his body, he knows the cross is not going in his face, it's going in his back'. Bravo instigated another risky ...

The Toronto Blue Jays are falling fast

But that's exactly where the Blue Jays manager was Saturday morning, kicking back in his office while his charges took it upon themselves to organize a no-coaches-allowed gathering ahead of the second game of a pivotal series against the Boston Red S...

FANTASY PLAYS: When decisions get messy because of injuries

McKinnon will be better in point-per-reception formats, but Asiata will get goal line touches and he will be cheaper in leagues with free agent acquisition budgets. He's a similar kind of player - elusive, good pass-catcher - but he doesn't have the ...

Gray strikes out Rockies-record 16 in 4-hitter vs Padres Gray strikes out Rockies-record 16 in 4-hitter vs Padres

SIXTEEN strikeouts. Only Travis Jankowski, Wil Myers , and Jon Jay would get hits tonight. "It has just allowed me to simplify my at-bats and just worry about getting good pitches to hit and putting good swings on it instead of worrying about what's...

Celtic skittled by Barca's magnificent seven

Neymar is the first captain in Brazil's history to win the Olympics an accomplishment even the legendary Pele couldn't achieve. Both Messi and Suarez did not start over the weekend, but Messi, despite a groin problem, did play a half hour in Barca's...

Victor Oladipo Believes Anthem Protests Will Happen In NBA Victor Oladipo Believes Anthem Protests Will Happen In NBA

He re-tweeted a picture of the protest and said he has gotten no negative feedback. Those who can not or will not express appreciation equal to their freedoms and benefits should not be able to stay in America. Into that fits Kaepernick, and those ...

Bucks agree to $100M deal with Antetokounmpo Bucks agree to $100M deal with Antetokounmpo

Antetokounmpo averaged 16.9 points, 4.3 assists and 7.7 rebounds in his third season. The Bucks failed to make the playoffs. Wojnarowski added the deal is expected to be made official on Tuesday, presumably with some sort of public announcement from ...

Del Rio hurts knee, No. 23 Florida blanks North Texas 32-0

Florida coach Jim McElwain was irritated and yelled at the North Texas bench afterward. So the 19th-ranked Gators might not need Appleby to do too much at No. Appleby said he's practiced and prepared every day as if he's been the starter. Nine of...

Oregon WR Allen out for season with knee injury Oregon WR Allen out for season with knee injury

Olympian Devon Allen will miss the rest of the season after suffering a knee injury Saturday, per Andrew Greif of the Oregonian . But after a spring and summer devoted mostly to track and field, Allen showed he still had it in Oregon's Week 2 ...

W helps, running game a worry for Vikings W helps, running game a worry for Vikings

The Titans have issues too after blowing a 10-point lead by giving up 25 straight points. The pressure put on Marcus Mariota was turned all the way up as the battle at the line of scrimmage began to sway towards the purple. Quarterback Shaun Hill...

Kyle Larson posts fastest speed in final Sprint Cup practice

My approach to all those things changed and made me a better driver". "How are we going to overcome it?" Truex is expected to receive a point penalty this week. Jimmie Johnson had a strong auto. "The next two weeks we don't have to worry about fla...

Martin Truex Jr. rallies to win NASCAR Chase opener Martin Truex Jr. rallies to win NASCAR Chase opener

I don't think so. Especially Truex. After he and the other contenders grabbed new tires, he lined up on the outside of the second row for the overtime shootout to decide the issue. That was just the first 125 laps. Johnson talked, but he looked l...

Scholes believes Pogba should't try to be like Messi Scholes believes Pogba should't try to be like Messi

That's not the player Man United bought, they didn't buy a Lionel Messi to beat five players and stick it in the corner all the time. "I always feel that my job is that I am an extra source of motivation, but the motivation belongs to the players"....

Despite elbow issue, Djokovic into US Open QFs

I'll learn from what happened at Miami . But at the same time I know I'm in a good place. "Is true that I don't have lot of matches on my shoulders for the last three, four months, but even like this I lost an opportunity", he said. "He beat me in...

Charlie Austin strikes again as Southampton beats Swansea 1-0 Charlie Austin strikes again as Southampton beats Swansea 1-0

Manager Claude Puel is expected to make wholesale changes to the team that ran out 3-0 victors at St Mary's, as he prepares to restore the players he rested in the week. "It was a good result for us in Europe, now it is important to carry on the same...

Crystal Palace hammer struggling Stoke Crystal Palace hammer struggling Stoke

The defeat means that Palace move up to tenth in the table above current champions Leicester on goal difference. Despite his team creating so little, Marko Arnoutovic was Stoke's liveliest player, and his driven cross was easily defended by the h...

Sarah Storey wins Paralympics GB's 60th gold medal

James Fox - a former Jack Hunt School pupil - is one of a number of athletes from the Peterborough area who contributed to Paralympics GB's medal rush this week in Rio when he was part of the successful coxed fours team that took gold on Sunday.

Kane strike sinks Sunderland and keeps Spurs on the rise Kane strike sinks Sunderland and keeps Spurs on the rise

Left back Danny Rose will sit the match out after his injury while on global duty, but Pochettino said: "I think he is not too far away now". "That is important and it is important to bounce back", Lloris said. "I think we all agree but to win the ga...

Carson Wentz is not a franchise QB, according to Browns executive

Conventional wisdom is that the Eagles will play it safe with Wentz. That is quite a task to place on a young quarterback a week before the season starts, but Wentz doesn't feel like it will be a problem because he has prepared for like as if he wa...

Packers CB Sam Shields downgraded to out with 5th career concussion Packers CB Sam Shields downgraded to out with 5th career concussion

The Packers are going to be without Sam Shields, their top cornerback, and I think that Bradford is going to be able to find a way to take advantage of that. Sep 11, 2016; Nashville, TN, USA; Minnesota Vikings defensive end Danielle Hunter (99) pi...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0) at Arizona Cardinals (0-1) Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0) at Arizona Cardinals (0-1)

The Bucs are riding high off a strong season opener. Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston is coming off one of his best games in a 31-24 season-opening win at Atlanta. "I love his game", said Palmer, 14-year-veteran who, like Winston, also won a Hei...

Hightower sits, Gronkowski limited as Pats prep for Dolphins

Gronkowski suffered the injury even before Week 1 of the 2016 National Football League season kicked off, forcing him to miss the Patriots first game against the Arizona Cardinals. Lions defensive end Ziggy Ansah left in the first quarter against T...

Murray hopes to build on best season of his career

Over the summer, the 2009 US Open champion has re-established himself in the tennis elite by winning a silver medal at the Olympics and making the quarterfinals at Flushing Meadows, and he played some astonishing tennis on Friday to defeat Andy Mur...

Mercedes: Ricciardo pace forced our strategy

This included having to withstand a late onslaught from Daniel Ricciardo on fresh tyres in an unexpected grandstand finish, after Mercedes' third stop for Hamilton led Ferrari and Red Bull to follow suit. After a chaotic start that brought out a safe...

Hull City 1 Arsenal 3: Latest from Tigers

It wasn't the prettiest goal you'll ever see, but given Arsenal's struggles to create clearcut chances so far this season, it will come as a relief to manager Arsene Wenger. The opening goal came just before the 20-minute mark as an attacking blitz...

Mourinho tells Pogba to forget price tag

Following on from Paul Pogba's poor showing against Feyenoord in the Europa League on Thursday night - the ex-United midfielder had his say on the Frenchman. Manchester United legend Paul Scholes believes that Paul Pogba tries to do too much w...

Chiefs vs. Texans 2016

Watt's health or lack thereof might not be that big of a problem since the Chiefs offensive line could well be in tatters - both starting guards are now questionable, with Laurent Duvernay-Tardif suffering from an ankle injury and Parker Ehinger pi...

Cilic beats Gasquet to send Croatia into Davis Cup final Cilic beats Gasquet to send Croatia into Davis Cup final

Being taken the distance against Del Potro was exactly what Murray didn't need at the end of his long summer of tennis in which he won both the Wimbledon and Olympic titles for the second time. The victor will face either France or Croatia , who a...

Serena Williams gets all time record of 307 Grand Slam wins

Williams dominated Sweden's Johanna Larsson 6-2, 6-1. After the match, Halep said she wasn't able to move well because of a back problem. Top-seeded Serena Williams continued her dominance through the first week of the U.S. After her victory, s...

Iranian cyclist dies after crash in Paralympics race

Golbarnezhad, 48, was admitted to intensive care following the incident and a spokesman for the Iranian Paralympic Committee later confirmed he had passed away. "This is truly heart-breaking news and the thoughts and condolences of the whole Paralymp...

Clemson up 45-0 at half, game shortened

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney and South Carolina State coach Buddy Pough agreed to 12 minute quarters in the second half. A week ago against Troy, Clemson was guilty of a special teams gaffe. Three - Three different quarterbacks threw touchdown p...

Titans coach: Mariota will learn quickly from his turnovers Titans coach: Mariota will learn quickly from his turnovers

While the sample size is admittedly small for the second-year signal-caller out of Oregon, Mariota has been incredible outside of Tennessee. In those games he completed 108 of 171 passes for 1,274 yards with 10 touchdowns and one interception.

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