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And wants to get Aston Villa back in Premier League
- April 26, 2016

The 36-year-old's surprise announcement comes more than four years after he was forced to quit the sport, after being diagnosed with acute leukaemia in March 2012. Ex-Celtic star Petrov made 219 appearances for Villa, scoring 12 goals, after moving from Scotland from 2006. He intends to train with relegated Premier League basement side Villa in pre-season with the aim of winning a playing contract. (more...)
Second-round preview: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals Second-round preview: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals
- April 26, 2016

But Neuvirth (28 saves) was again rather superb, being had only when Alex Ovechkin stole a puck that should have been cleared by Pierre-Edouard Bellemare at the point. A case can be made that the Ovechkin-Crosby rivalry peaked with their much-hyped meeting in the 2011 Winter Classic. The Capitals were and are just the better team. (more...)
Weekend that could determine the destination of the Premier League title Weekend that could determine the destination of the Premier League title
- April 26, 2016

Both teams have been a credit to themselves and English football, and while critics have been quick to point out that all of the big guns have majorly underperformed, it should take nothing away from two clubs who have surpassed all expectations to challenge at the summit. (more...)
Suspect charged with murder in Renton woman's death Suspect charged with murder in Renton woman's death
- April 25, 2016

Charlton , 37, was arrested Monday after police said remains believed to be those of Lyne were found over the weekend in a homeowner's recycling bin. But she claims their relationship quickly turned abusive. She received the response: "My name is John, I thought she was with her kids today?" The victim's mother found Charlton's phone number in her daughter's cell phone records. (more...)
Buffalo Bills release 2016 regular schedule Buffalo Bills release 2016 regular schedule
- April 25, 2016

The Bills close the regular season New Year's Day Jan. 1 at the Jets . ROAD TRIPS: Between Weeks Two and Six, the Jets will play four of their five games on the road, including two primetime face-offs. The Jets have seven games against 2015 playoff teams and just five against teams that were below. In my opinion, Buffalo getting passed over on Monday Night Football has everything to do with their stadium. (more...)
Should The Philadelphia Eagles Trade Quarterback Sam Bradford?
- April 24, 2016

The Browns get Philadelphia's 2016 first-round pick (No. 8 overall) and the Eagles' third-round (77th) and fourth-round (100th) picks this year. It's either going to be Jared Goff or Carson Wentz, whichever one the Rams, who hold the first pick of the draft, don't pick. (more...)
Plate umpire Jeff Kellogg leaves Mets-Braves game Plate umpire Jeff Kellogg leaves Mets-Braves game
- April 23, 2016

A fan, right, who ran onto the field is tackled by a Turner Field security guard in the eighth inning of a baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the New York Mets, Friday, April 22, 2016, in Atlanta . NY left-hander Steven Matz tries to follow up one of the best starts of his young career Saturday night when the Mets play the middle test of their three-game series with the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. (more...)
NASCAR at Richmond 2016 Qualifying Results NASCAR at Richmond 2016 Qualifying Results
- April 23, 2016

NASCAR fined Tony Stewart $35,000 Thursday for violations of member conduct guidelines. His 48 career victories give him an average of three per year. Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards, and Denny Hamlin round out the top five. Rains threatened qualifying, which would allow Stewart, who last won in 2013, to start 18th. (more...)
'Survivor' Recap: Tai May Have Just Pulled Off The Best Blindside Ever 'Survivor' Recap: Tai May Have Just Pulled Off The Best Blindside Ever
- April 21, 2016

For the reward challenge this week, the Survivors have to balance two pots on a teeter-totter with one foot. That leaves Cydney , Tai and Aubry to compete for the advantage. That it comes via the maneuvering of the very person they were so convinced they were going to vote out is just a bonus. Jason gives Scot the other hidden immunity idol, making sure everyone see him do it. (more...)
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Reportedly Called Pacquiao vs Bradley Fight a Draw Floyd Mayweather Jr. Reportedly Called Pacquiao vs Bradley Fight a Draw
- April 19, 2016

More than eleven months after suffering a one-sided loss at the hands of Floyd Mayweather Jr, Manny Pacquiao finally made his return to the squared circle - and it was against the familiar foe, Timothy Bradley, who battled it out with the Filipino sensation in their rubber match this past Saturday. (more...)
Wikipedia forced to block Jon Moss' page after he's labelled a 'Thunderb*stard'
- April 18, 2016

If it's for the home side it's a penalty or handball. They'll look to PFA Player of the Year finalist Dimitri Payet to deliver big for them. Ranieri chose to focus on his team's " blood, heart and soul " after they equalised through a penalty from Leonardo Ulloa with virtually the last kick of the game. (more...)
What channel is Warriors vs. Rockets Game 1 on?
- April 16, 2016

Golden State have been compared to those Michael Jordan-led Bulls all season long, with many former greats proclaiming the Warriors could not have stood the test of past eras. Overall, the Warriors have an 84 percent chance at moving past the Rockets in the first round, but that leaves a 16 percent chance we see an upset. (more...)
New York Jets and Denver Broncos make a trade New York Jets and Denver Broncos make a trade
- April 14, 2016

Gang Green is giving up a 2016 fifth-round pick in exchange for the tackle and a 2016 seventh-rounder, according to a source. Ferguson was drafted by the Jets with the fourth overall pick in the 2006 NFL Draft , having previously starred for the Virginia Cavaliers. (more...)
New Windows 10 Roadmap Reveals Desktop-Mobile Integration
- April 13, 2016

Also , Android users will be able to send messages from a Windows 10 PC, and Microsoft will introduce more features in the Anniversary Windows 10 Update that will allow Android to connect with Windows 10. Microsoft is now releasing Windows 10 Mobile Preview build 10586.218 to members of the Insider program on the Release Preview ring. Microsoft also has published updated information on using its Intune device-management service to create an EDP policy . (more...)
D'Brickashaw Ferguson Retiring After Missing Only One Snap In 10 Years
- April 10, 2016

For 10 years, Ferguson manned left tackle for the Jets and never missed a game. According to ESPN , which first reported the news, Clady took a physical at the Jets' practice facility on Friday. The 32-year-old Ferguson made his retirement from football official on Saturday in an open, heartfelt letter to fans. "I knew he was going to work every day and be reliable", Bowles said. (more...)
Snow, power outages causing big flight delays in Denver Snow, power outages causing big flight delays in Denver
- April 07, 2016

Denver's airport has reopened after being closed for much of the day because of a powerful spring snowstorm that barreled through Colorado on its way to the Midwest. Alicia Bailey, another passenger, was returning from a trip in Colorado Springs, CBS Denver reports. The storm was mainly hitting the eastern, flat halves of those states, shutting down long stretches of highways. (more...)
Augustine grad Crawford re-signs with Cowboys Augustine grad Crawford re-signs with Cowboys
- April 06, 2016

Augustine Prep graduate announced via Instagram on Monday that he was re-signing with the Cowboys, who later confirmed the deal was a one-year pact. The Cowboys have been linked to National Football League prospects such as pass rusher Joey Bosa , DeForest Buckner and running back Ezekiel Elliott , however, the top player on their draft board has been defensive back Jalen Ramsey . (more...)
NCAA Tournament 2016: Schedule for Final Four
- April 02, 2016

North Carolina's Isaiah Hicks dunks the ball during the second half of a regional final men's college basketball game against Notre Dame in the NCAA Tournament, Sunday, March 27, 2016, in Philadelphia . Ellis was held to just four points and five rebounds. She ran her basketball team. NO. 1s: This will be the fourth time since 2012 there will only one No. (more...)
UConn, Oregon State to meet in women's Final Four UConn, Oregon State to meet in women's Final Four
- March 31, 2016

She was one of six players to be honored and was a unanimous selection. " Those are two things she knows she can do, and Napheesa did exactly what I would expect her to do". "It's significant, and you want to downplay it, but you kind of can't because it is what it is", Hillsman said. "Last time to be with this team and I think we're just going to enjoy it. (more...)
Boston Red Sox, San Diego Padres To Discuss Pablo Sandoval Trade? [RUMORS] Boston Red Sox, San Diego Padres To Discuss Pablo Sandoval Trade? [RUMORS]
- March 30, 2016

Sandoval hit.245, with 10 home runs and 47 RBI in 505 plate appearances previous year for the Red Sox. This Spring, he's turned things up another notch - batting. Boston Globe columnist Nick Cafardo adds that Shields and Price were previously teammates on the Tampa Bay Rays, a Red Sox rival in the competitive American League East. (more...)
N. Korea Fires Short-Range Missile Over Sea
- March 30, 2016

It was unclear whether the projectile crashed on land or overflew its target and landed in the sea, said a Joint Chiefs of Staff official who didn't want to be identified, citing office rules. The U.S. has played down such claims, saying the North has not demonstrated such capabilities. Relations have rapidly worsened in the region since the North carried out its fourth atomic test in January, leading to rising tensions. (more...)
Padres reportedly scouting Red Sox 3B Pablo Sandoval
- March 29, 2016

The San Diego Padres were linked to yet another trade rumor on Monday, with reports floating around about the team scouting the Boston Red Sox's Pablo Sandoval . Now, with Middlebrooks in Milwaukee after struggling in 2015, the Padres will rely on Yangervis Solarte to be their everyday starter at the hot corner. (more...)
Indianapolis Colts pay double honor to Peyton Manning Indianapolis Colts pay double honor to Peyton Manning
- March 29, 2016

Which is really no surprise. "I'll always be a Colt", Manning said . "I will always be a Colt". Manning's impact on both the organization and the city are undeniable. The only people who get worked up and overly sentimental about for whom a player retires don't understand this. Live video on Facebook is proving to be a magnet for publishers of all types - including a pro football franchise fresh off a Super Bowl win. (more...)
Cleveland Browns reportedly will meet with WR Laquon Treadwell Cleveland Browns reportedly will meet with WR Laquon Treadwell
- March 29, 2016

Representatives from all 32 National Football League teams took in Monday's pro day workout at MS to see a trio of projected first-round picks, including left tackle Laremy Tunsil - the favorite to go No. He played in all 13 games one year after breaking his leg in a 2014 game against Auburn. He got to 28, and I was like, 'Wow, I think he can do another 10.' "I work on techniques and try to beat you at different points when attacking the ball". (more...)
Serena hits back at 'disappointing' Djokovic comments
- March 28, 2016

When Serena Williams was asked about Moore's comments following her loss to Victoria Azarenka in the women's finals, she said, "Obviously, I don't think any woman should be down on their knees thanking anybody like that". Andy Murray doesn't agree with Novak Djokovic but did his best to hose down the war of words over women's pay in tennis as the ATP and WTA tours began another joint event, the Miami Masters. (more...)