• Eugenie Bouchard, US Tennis Association reach settlement in locker-room lawsuit
Eugenie Bouchard, US Tennis Association reach settlement in locker-room lawsuit

Bouchard testified the USTA's negligence led to her "serious head injury", but the USTA said she shouldn't have entered the area without tournament personnel. The lawsuit went to trial this week before a federal jury in Brooklyn, and that jury found the USTA 75 percent liable for Bouchard's fall Thursday, with her bearing the remaining 25 perce...

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  • Newcastle fans rave over Benitez decision v Bournemouth
Newcastle fans rave over Benitez decision v Bournemouth

Newcastle have slipped down two places to 15th after results elsewhere on Saturday, but are unbeaten in their last four Premier League outings. Dwight Gayle scored twice in the opening 45 minutes to give the Magpies a deserved lead , but the Cherries scored two goals in the final 10 minutes to nab a point.

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  • Korea's Yun Sung-bin slides to gold in men's skeleton
Korea's Yun Sung-bin slides to gold in men's skeleton

In an event that until now had been dominated by Western athletes, he became the first Asian to win gold in skeleton at the Winter Olympics. Every event throughout the PyeongChang Olympics will be aired on the NBC family of networks, with live coverage available online and on your mobile device through the NBC and NBC Sports Live Extra apps so ...

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  • MS Dhoni is not impressed with Manish Pandey's running between the wickets
MS Dhoni is not impressed with Manish Pandey's running between the wickets

It was a vintage Dhoni, who played some of his trademark shots to notch up his second fifty in the shortest format. He along with Dhoni formed a 98-run partnership to help his side reach the score of 188 runs in 20 overs. Manish Pandey was looking good with the bat and had resumed his bittersweet love story with the SuperSport Park, Centurion . "H...

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  • Spurs' Kawhi Leonard has final say on return, opts to remain out
Spurs' Kawhi Leonard has final say on return, opts to remain out

The San Antonio Spurs have been without Kawhi Leonard for basically all of the 2017-18 season. For a one month stretch between mid-December and mid-January, it looked like the Spurs were trying to work Kawhi back but he was ultimately shut down because the team said that he was not progressing the way that they thought he would.

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  • Russian Winter Olympics medallist charged with doping
Russian Winter Olympics medallist charged with doping

Russia's curling federation is investigating the incident, along with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) and the Russian Olympic Committee , which could open a criminal inquiry. But that remorse quickly turned into a defense of the athlete. The delegation said it could not explain how the substance had ended up in Krushelnitsky's body a...

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  • Kushner-Kelly divide deepens over security clearance overhaul
Kushner-Kelly divide deepens over security clearance overhaul

Kushner has revised his security clearance questionnaire multiple times , to include meetings with foreign officials. It's a week of reckoning for White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and dozens of other officials who have been working without permanent security clearances for the better part of a year.

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  • First at last: Earnhardt's lone 500 victory still resonates
First at last: Earnhardt's lone 500 victory still resonates

Dillon drove the iconic auto number made famous by Dale Earnhardt to the win 17 years to the day the Hall of Famer was killed in an accident on the final lap of the Daytona 500 . I knew how special this place was to my dad. "He was trying to block me and I just turned him". The final scoring tower showed the No. 3 on top, then the No.

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  • How to Watch USA vs. Slovakia Hockey
How to Watch USA vs. Slovakia Hockey

With Cajovsky given a match penalty - a five-minute major and an ejection - and Nagy in the penalty box for goaltender interference, the US scored 18 seconds into its 5-on-3 power play with Donato screening Laco for Wisniewski's first goal to make it 2-0 at the 2:20 mark.

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  • Mueller Indicts Lawyer With Ties to Russian Federation for Lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation
Mueller Indicts Lawyer With Ties to Russian Federation for Lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Sign up for the latest Russian Federation investigation updates here. Van der Zwaan told investigators that he last texted with Gates in mid-August 2016 and his last contact with Person A was in 2014 when he discussed the person's family.

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  • Olympics-Figure skating-Record-breaking Virtue, Moir dance into first place
Olympics-Figure skating-Record-breaking Virtue, Moir dance into first place

Performing to music from Moulin Rouge , the pair captured the gold medal in front of a roaring crowd at the Gangneung Ice Arena with a total score of 206.07. Their routines have set the internet aflame with fevered speculation about whether they are in fact a real couple, increasing the general interest in ice dance as a sport (if only for an Ol...

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  • Red Sox Land Big Name Slugger With Massive Contract
Red Sox Land Big Name Slugger With Massive Contract

Boston needs more offense though, as their lineup hit a middling.258 (13th in the league) with a paltry 168 home runs (27th in the league) in 2017. The 30-year-old outfielder's deal is reported by MLB Network's Jon Morosi to be for five years, $110 million.

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  • Buccaneers: Doug Martin has been released
Buccaneers: Doug Martin has been released

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced this morning that two-time Pro Bowler Doug Martin has been released. Depending on how they handle a few of their own impending free agents, the New England Patriots could have a need at running back this offseason.

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  • Simmons scores Rising Stars win
Simmons scores Rising Stars win

Bogdanovic came up against teammate De'Aaron Fox on the night and couldn't help but engage in some trash talk with his fellow rook. Star power - It's pretty clear just what an advantage in star power Team World has. Team USA proved that at least one All-Star weekend tradition remains - and that's scarce defense. "This is my first 40-50 som...

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  • Canada defeated in a shootout
Canada defeated in a shootout

Fitting, perhaps, that Saturday's misstep came 20 years after one of the most crushing losses in Canadian Olympic hockey history, the semi-final defeat to the Czechs that also came via the dreaded shootout. Neither team found the back of the net in the second period, and despite multiple power plays for each side, the scoring drought continued well...

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  • Ohio State vs. Penn State Basketball Game Preview And Prediction
Ohio State vs. Penn State Basketball Game Preview And Prediction

The Buckeyes haven't lost yet in a true road game, and none will be more hard than the one they just won at Purdue last week. Ultimately, Penn State's NCAA Tournament hopes took another massive hit as the blue and white fell 4-2 at Michigan State .

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  • Mikaela Shiffrin races for another gold, Nathan Chen returns
Mikaela Shiffrin races for another gold, Nathan Chen returns

Mikaela Shiffrin stands on stage after winning the gold medal for alpine skiing - ladies giant slalom. Then wicked weather that could turn Yukon Cornelius into a homebody doing jigsaw puzzles by the fire made Shiffrin's plan seem downright stupid, with wind postponing her Olympic debut by 72 hours, pushing back the giant slalom and slalom races ...

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  • Tiger Woods on comeback: I have a long way to go
Tiger Woods on comeback: I have a long way to go

I love the layout. Beacon Land Development's resident Mike Abbott said the company originally partnered with Woods to design the course , and the company brought him to Thompson's Station to see the proposed site . "When I got to the tree there was a lot of spectators pointing to the ball, so there was no concern with anyone taking it", he said...

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  • Lacazette out for up to four weeks due to knee injury
Lacazette out for up to four weeks due to knee injury

The Europa League was enough to salvage Manchester United's season last term but it could prove a trickier assignment for Wenger . Pic: Getty Images (Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang can not play against Ostersunds due to a UEFA ruling) Arsene Wenger has criticised the "nonsensical" UEFA ruling stopping Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from playing fo...

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  • Mijatovic: Zidane still retains support of all Real Madrid fans
Mijatovic: Zidane still retains support of all Real Madrid fans

Real Madrid are a unsafe animal given they have been distanced in La Liga and have only the Champions League to play for as they chase a fourth trophy in the competition in the space of five seasons. Real Madrid entertain big spending PSG in the first leg of the tie on Wednesday night with the game coming with Zidane's side trailing Barcelona b...

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  • Champions League: Kane and Eriksen spoil Higuain show
Champions League: Kane and Eriksen spoil Higuain show

His side take on Juventus in the last-16 of the Champions League on Tuesday, in arguably the Argentine's biggest game of his managerial career so far. "Now, in London it will be a final and we will have to fight to go through". Kane missed a glorious chance to end Juventus clean sheet record of eight when his close range header was saved by...

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  • Men's Hockey: Slovenia down USA 3-2 in overtime
Men's Hockey: Slovenia down USA 3-2 in overtime

Even though Team USA led 2-0 heading into the third period, Slovenia powered back to tie the game with fewer than two minutes remaining in the final period. With no National Hockey League players participating in the Winter Olympics for the first time since 1994, there is a bit of mystery surrounding the tournament as it begins on Valentine's Day...

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  • Olympics Luge Men's Final medal results, highlights and more
Olympics Luge Men's Final medal results, highlights and more

The luge event is four runs, and after the first two, Mazdzer was fourth, just 0.001 seconds behind Roman Repilov of Russian Federation. The final heat illustrated what can happen on a neutral track that contains just enough quirks to contribute to a dramatic distribution of Olympic medals.

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  • Colts make Reich head coach
Colts make Reich head coach

According to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo , Reich will be the Colts next head coach, a job McDaniels incredibly turned down hours after agreeing to it (and weeks after the Colts assumed he'd take it when he officially could). Reich worked with the Colts as their QB coach when Peyton Manning was there. "I feel extremely fortunate and could not be mor...

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  • Tech basketball projected as a third seed
Tech basketball projected as a third seed

A potential second-round matchup would feature the victor of Cincinnati (2) and Northern Kentucky (15). Along with those seven, the rest of the top-16 contains Kansas (two seed), Duke (two seed), Cincinnati (two seed), Texas Tech (three seed), Michigan State (three seed), North Carolina (three seed), Ohio State (four seed), Arizona (four seed...

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  • Paul Pogba substitution tactical, not because of injury - Jose Mourinho
Paul Pogba substitution tactical, not because of injury - Jose Mourinho

Ritchie's goal came from a free-kick awarded for a needless dive by United defender Chris Smalling inside his own half. More importantly for the Portuguese coach, second-placed United wasted a chance to pull clear of its rivals for Champions League qualification, with Tottenham, Liverpool and Chelsea still in range.

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  • UFC 221 results: Full winners, analysis and reaction from Romero vs. Rockhold
UFC 221 results: Full winners, analysis and reaction from Romero vs. Rockhold

That story turned into a bit of a charade, as Bisping ignored legitimate title contenders and went on a Money Tour, involving fights against Dan Henderson and Georges St-Pierre. The whole thing is unusual, and less than ideal if you're the UFC. Assuming he's not seriously injured, he's going to get a chance to avenge that loss with the belt on the ...

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  • Premier League Bingo: mark your card for this weekend's fixtures
Premier League Bingo: mark your card for this weekend's fixtures

Chelsea won the league in Conte's first season in charge, and they made a decision to switch up the squad over the break. Spurs survived the scare - and such was their domination after the break that it would have been a travesty had Arsenal escaped Wembley, hosting a Premier League record attendance of 83,222, with a draw.

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  • Man City boss Guardiola turned off Mahrez by AWOL antics
Man City boss Guardiola turned off Mahrez by AWOL antics

Arsene Wenger questioned Riyad Mahrez's reaction to missing out on a move to Manchester City and insisted that players should be "100% committed" to their respective clubs. 'It is important to keep the players, the fans united about all these difficulties and remain the good way about this. 'Together, to look forward and continue the hard wor...

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  • Isaiah Thomas expected to make Lakers debut Saturday
Isaiah Thomas expected to make Lakers debut Saturday

Not satisfied with only a little roster shakeup, the Cavaliers then engaged in a massive three-team trade to send Crowder and Rose to Utah and receive Rodney Hood . To see how they fared, we first need to take a look at the changeover in terms of nERD , our in-house proprietary metric that measures the total contribution of a player , bas...

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  • Watch Tom Brady's acceptance speech for 2017 NFL MVP
Watch Tom Brady's acceptance speech for 2017 NFL MVP

The Patriots take on the Eagles in Super Bowl LII Sunday evening, with Brady looking to become the first player in history to win six Super Bowls . It was No. 1 against the run and didn't allow a 100-yard rusher until Ezekiel Elliott had 103 in Week 17 against backups and third-stringers. New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara was ...

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  • Boston Celtics rumors: DeAndre Jordan, Blake Griffin trades were never seriously discussed
Boston Celtics rumors: DeAndre Jordan, Blake Griffin trades were never seriously discussed

The Cavaliers have not received any sort of longterm commitment from LeBron James , who can - and nearly certainly will - opt out of his current contract to become a free agent this summer. He led the National Basketball Association in field-goal percentage in each of the past five seasons. In his 47 games played for the Clippers this season, the ...

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  • ANC was preparing to fire Zuma this week, top official says
ANC was preparing to fire Zuma this week, top official says

Zuma had been due to deliver the State of the Nation Address, scheduled today, and is the centrepiece of the political calendar, setting the government's priorities for the year ahead. Jacob Zuma about to stand down? Facing a no-confidence motion in parliament set for February 22, Zuma has survived several attempts to oust him in the past.

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  • Salah credits Klopp for his fine Liverpool form
Salah credits Klopp for his fine Liverpool form

Salah was a key player during his time at Roma and he had a great role with the club in his last season, scoring 15 goals in 31 league appearances, according to BBC. Liverpool star Mohamed Salah has given his reasoning for why he failed to impress in his first spell in the Premier League with Chelsea . And Salah has revealed the pair had ...

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  • UGA National Signing Day Blog (The Sequel)
UGA National Signing Day Blog (The Sequel)

About two-thirds of the major college prospects signed in December, meaning a lot of the hard work already has been done by coaching staffs. Kirby Smart and Georgia ended the early signing period with the No. Ohio State has since taken the top spot. Four-star linebacker Chris Oats has been at the top of UK's board for weeks - the Cats h...

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  • Gary Woodland wins Phoenix Open in a playoff
Gary Woodland wins Phoenix Open in a playoff

We went out to Hawaii early so I've been with him for five straight weeks which is incredible. "We're just building, we're going to keep growing, keep getting better, I still got some work to do". "I hit the ball really well, I made a lot of putts". Sunday's crowd was estimated at 64,273 for a record week-long total of 719,179. The 47-year-...

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  • Colts hire McDaniels as new coach
Colts hire McDaniels as new coach

So one can't assume the Colts will be a quick-throwing team under McDaniels just because that was his style in New England. McDaniels won five Super Bowl titles with the Patriots beginning his National Football League career with the team back in 2001.

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  • Todd Frazier Signs with the New York Mets
Todd Frazier Signs with the New York Mets

So, the ability to perform under the pressure of NY shouldn't be too much of a question. During the Yankees' postseason run to the ACLS, Frazier hit.186 with one home run and five runs batted in. Frazier would finish the 2017 season batting.213 with 26 home runs, and 77 runs batted in between both the White Sox and Yankees. Frazier is the Mets' sec...

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  • Newcastle boss Benitez challenges penalty decision in Palace draw
Newcastle boss Benitez challenges penalty decision in Palace draw

Crystal Palace , who came close to a victor several times in a frantic final half hour, climbed to 14th on 27 points, three clear of the relegation zone and two ahead of Newcastle United in 16th. Crystal Palace have surged up the table since former England manager Roy Hodgson took over the reigns at Selhurst Park. A right-wing cross from DeA...

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  • South Africa: Nearly 1000 trapped miners rescued
South Africa: Nearly 1000 trapped miners rescued

At least 900 miners who were trapped in a South African gold mine for more than 24 hours after a power outage have been safely evacuated. More than 950 workers are trapped underground in a gold mine in South Africa after a thunderstorm caused a lift to break down, preventing them from getting out.

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