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Commonwealth Games

Pavey to return to Glasgow for Great Scottish Run

Sep 1 2014 10:23am CDT

European champion Jo Pavey will return to Glasgow, the scene of her Commonwealth Games 5000m bronze medal last month, on 5 October to race in the Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run, an ...
Source: IAFF NEWS   Full article at: IAFF NEWS  

Tour de France 2014

Fans watching the Tour de France 2014 in pictures

Jul 28 2014 5:14pm CDT

The Tour de France attracts spectators from all walks of life and their enthusiasm and ingenuity when supporting the riders is famous. They will do whatever it takes to see the race, relax in the sun when they're waiti ...
Source: Sport-The Guardian   Full article at: Sport-The Guardian  

Kevin Durant

Nike Wise To Match Under Armour Contract For Kevin Durant

Sep 1 2014 3:06pm CDT

With hip-hop mogul Jay-Z seemingly running the endorsement show for his most high-profile client, Kevin Durant, Nike was not ready to be upstaged by a financial coup d’etat from rival sporting giant Under Armour. Durant is a Washington D.C. na ...
Source: Rant Sports   Full article at: Rant Sports  

LeBron James

USA Basketball 2014: Updated FIBA Predictions for Dream Team

Sep 1 2014 3:02pm CDT

Team USA is beatable. That much is now clear after its scare against Turkey on Sunday's second game of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. Or is it? The near doomsday scenario for the United States consisted of playing even with Turkey for three quarters before pulling away for a 21-point victory. A zone ...
Source: Bleacher Report  Full article at: Bleacher Report 

Donald Sterling

Los Angeles Clippers: Does New Owner Mean New Logo?

Aug 31 2014 10:07pm CDT

The Donald Sterling era is over in Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Clippers have a new owner in Steve Ballmer and, what looks like, a new outlook in their lives. Since Ballmer was named the new owner, he has publicly voiced his passion and support of hi ...
Source: Rant Sports   Full article at: Rant Sports  


Eagles’ McCoy wants 2K yards rushing in 2014

Sep 1 2014 4:27pm CDT

PHILADELPHIA — LeSean McCoy holds eight Philadelphia Eagles team records, is a two-time All-Pro, and already declared to the world that he’s the best running back in the NFL. He thinks he can do more. "There’s different things that I can get better at," McCoy said. "A lot ...
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Game recap: Marlins 9 – Mets 6

Sep 1 2014 4:05pm CDT

Result: The Mets dropped their series opener, 9-6, to the Marlins in Miami on Monday afternoon. Need to know: Zack Wheeler got the nod for the Mets but labored through his start. The young right-hander, who had allowed two or fewer runs in 10 of hi ...
Source: mets blog   Full article at: mets blog  


Milwaukee Bucks Could Sneak Into the Playoff Picture in 2014-15

Sep 1 2014 3:50pm CDT

I will admit this: I am in complete shock that nobody is making much noise about the Milwaukee Bucks this offseason. I mean, the team just drafted the most NBA-ready players in the 2014 draft, they have a player whose name is almost unpronounceable who could possibly grow i ...
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Should More NHL Teams Be Setting Up to Tank for Connor McDavid?

Sep 1 2014 3:10pm CDT

It is universally agreed that the 2015 NHL draft’s Connor McDavid has franchise-player potential, and he’s probably the most important draft prospect since Sidney Crosby in 2005. It is further agreed that NHL teams have a nasty habit of sabotaging themselves when the chance to land that kin ...
Source: Bleacher Report  Full article at: Bleacher Report 

NFL Draft

New England Patriots Did Not Receive Value In Ryan Mallett Trade

Sep 1 2014 10:51am CDT

The saga has ended. QB Ryan Mallett is no longer in New England. The New England Patriots drafted the 6-foot-6, 240-pound QB out of Arkansas in the third round of the 2011 NFL draft. On Sunday, the Patriots traded Mallett to the Houston Texans for a conditional pick. ...
Source: Rant Sports   Full article at: Rant Sports  


Deutsche Bank Championship purse: Winner's payout is $1.44 million of $8 million total

Sep 1 2014 4:28pm CDT

Chris Kirk is closing in on a career payday at TPC Boston, leading late and in line for a $1.44 million winner's check. One major critique of the PGA Tour's postseason is that it's simply a contrived cash-grab. The FedEx Cup has certai ...
Source: SBNation   Full article at: SBNation  

Super Bowl

Jimmy Johnson says Jerry Jones ‘comes across as rich [expletive]‘ in ESPN profile

Sep 1 2014 2:11pm CDT

Time isn’t mellowing Jimmy Johnson and Jerry Jones. In a rich portrait of the Dallas Cowboys’ owner/general manager, ESPN’s Don Van Natta Jr. writes that Jones’s feud with his former coach is as spicy as ever. Jones revealed that has no intenti ...
Source: Washington Post Sports   Full article at: Washington Post Sports  

Louis van Gaal

Manchester United In Last Minute Talks To Sign Liverpool Goalkeeper Target

Sep 1 2014 4:06pm CDT

United working on a deal for Sergio Romero. Read more Manchester United transfer news. Manchester United are in last minute talks to try and rush through a move for goalkeeper Sergio Romero from Sampdoria, report Gazzetta Dello Sport, with manager Louis van Gaal keen to secure ex ...
Source: CaughtOffside   Full article at: CaughtOffside  

Mario Balotelli

Battle! Manchester United Vs Liverpool: Comparison Of Bitter Rivals’ XI’s With £266.2m Spent On New Signings

Sep 1 2014 2:41pm CDT

A player-by-player comparison of the two PL giants. SEE ALSO: Manchester United XI with Radamel Falcao. With arguably the two biggest clubs in English football, Liverpool and Manchester United, both among the busiest clubs in Europe in the transfer market this summer, CaughtOff ...
Source: CaughtOffside   Full article at: CaughtOffside  

Cristiano Ronaldo

(Video) Cristiano Ronaldo: ‘I’d Love To Play For Manchester United Again’

Sep 1 2014 4:06pm CDT

Real Madrid superstar opens the door to eventually returning to Manchester... Speaking at a Tag Heuer event today, Ballon D'or holder Cristiano Ronaldo has indicated that he wouldn't be averse to one day moving back to Manchester Unit ...
Source: CaughtOffside   Full article at: CaughtOffside  

Michael Schumacher

Royal-Spark commented on the post, Ferrari not worried by Williams threat

Aug 31 2014 8:03pm CDT

Curse my fatigue as I wrote that comment. I was meant to say twelve years ago not ten as I was alluding to Michael Schumacher’s tenth win of 2002. Keith. Would it be too much to ask fo ...
Source: F1fanatic   Full article at: F1fanatic  


Andy Murray vs. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: Score and Recap from 2014 US Open

Sep 1 2014 4:26pm CDT

Andy Murray pulled out three tight sets and withstood the power of Jo-Wilfried Tsonga as he advanced to the 2014 U.S. Open quarterfinals with a straight-sets victory, 7-5, 7-5, 6-4. In a test between the tournament's No. 8 and No. 9 seeds, Monday's match guaranteed a hotly con ...
Source: Bleacher Report  Full article at: Bleacher Report 

Vincenzo Nibali

Italian women sprint to cycling team title by a wheel’s length

Aug 22 2014 7:30am CDT

Italian Sofia Beggin came in third after a bunch sprint on a sweltering Nanjing day. A narrow wheel length over their opponents from the Czech Republic and Denmark was enough to gain her team 65 points, and win them the overall gold medal. Italy fini ...
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Sabina Altynbekova

Attractive Volleyball Player Inspires Bloody Awful Daily Mail Headline

Jul 29 2014 8:56am CDT   According to this ghastly headline and article on MailOnline, a Kazakh volleyball player was given a tough time by her own team because her looks have received more media attention than the competition they were taking part in. The Kazakhstan side was in Taiwan for the ...
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Torrin Lawrence

Athletics: Lawrence killed in traffic accident

Jul 28 2014 6:00pm CDT

American athlete Torrin Lawrence has been killed in a car accident, aged 25 ...
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Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt hopes to break his own world record in Beijing video

Sep 1 2014 7:30am CDT

Speaking at a press conference in Shanghai on Monday, six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt says he is ready for the International Association of Athletics Federations World Championships in Beijing. The world champion has gained popularity in China after creating a new record of 19.30 ...
Source: Sport-The Guardian   Full article at: Sport-The Guardian  

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