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Salah takes Liverpool to second, West Brom in danger

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The desire to impress in such a high-profile encounter and also get one over on the Liverpool fans will very likely spur Chicharito into giving his best. Having endured a awful start to life in East London, Marko Arnautovic has been a player dramatically transformed under David Moyes' guidance. Further, while Liverpool have improved in the air since van Dijk joined them, Arnautovic possesses the physicality to test Liverpool's defenders in the air. Read More »

More ice, sleet and even snow for Wichita area Wednesday

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Snow accumulations will range from a dusting to as much as 2 inches above 1500 feet. Thursday is predicted to be cold, with wind chill values as low as 5 degrees throughout the day. A good portions of the Chicago area could experience a period of freezing rain/ sleet/wet snow this Tuesday evening/overnight. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Read More »

Antonio Conte Press Conference Previewing Man United

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As it happened, that turned out to be exactly the case as a tiresome and drab Manchester United performance bored the countless neutrals who bothered to tune in for the fixture . Second-placed United are now three points and two places above the Blues and Conte acknowledges that there is fierce competition to qualify for Europe. Read More »

Tiger Woods four shots back on crowded Honda Classic leaderboard

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The game is getting better and I am looking for a strong finish in the final round, said Sharmila. "I never, ever thought I'd see Tiger Woods do that again". A three-putt bogey on the par-4 16th was next, but Tiger rebounded with that birdie on 17, surrounded by water and the track's most hard hole. Taking a closer look at his scorecard it shows that all facets of his game are clicking so far. Read More »

Winter Olympics 2018: Canadian athlete charged with stealing vehicle in Pyeongchang

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Raine called his actions "inexcusable". I have let my teammates, friends and my family down. Canadian Olympic Committee CEO Chris Overholt confirmed on Saturday that an investigation was underway but would not elaborate. " We are deeply sorry ", David and Maja said in a statement Saturday. "We want to be respectful of all parties involved and when the time comes, we'll have further comment I'm sure". Read More »

Packers awarded four compensatory draft picks

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Same thing with Cincinnati losing tackle Andrew Whitworth, who was an All-Pro with the Rams last season. Lang, Julius Peppers , Jared Cook , JC Tretter and Eddie Lacy to free agency. Baltimore's additions of Jefferson and Carr cancelled out the departures of Rick Wagner and Kyle Juszczyk. The team were awarded these picks because of the losses of Micah Hyde , T.J. Read More »

Canadian defenseman sorry for removing medal during ceremony

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Because the NHL didn't allow its players to participate, the Olympics were forced to take a half measure for the hockey tournament. It meant the United States of America winning their first Olympic title since 1998 and broke a run of four consecutive gold medals for the Canadians . Read More »

Jury finds USTA mostly liable for Bouchard fall

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Bouchard was also partly at fault for entering a dark training room unaccompanied after a late-night doubles match, the jury found. That fall led to chemical burns and a concussion for her, and she filed a lawsuit against the USTA six weeks later. Read More »

Pens get Brassard from Senators

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In exchange for Brassard, the Penguins sent a 2018 first-round pick, defenseman Ian Cole and goalie prospect Filip Gustavsson to Ottawa, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported. Gustavsson, 19, was the Penguins' second-round pick in the 2016 draft. The Golden Knights are also receiving Vancouver's fourth-round pick in 2018 from the Penguins. Read More »

Larry Nance Jr. to wear father's No. 22 for Cavaliers

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The team retired his No. 22 jersey in 1995. "The guys with the Cavs and the league have done a great job and kind of granting my wishes, and I guess kind of fulfilling a dream - I'll be wearing No. It was there that the 3-time All-Star assisted the Cavs' mascot, Moondog - who was wearing a Nance Jr. jersey - on a dunk, although the Cavs' canine of choice missed his first attempt. Read More »

Arizona appealing Allonzo Trier's positive test

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Below is a statement from the school detailing the circumstances of Thursday's decision. Arizona struggled initially, trailing 8-3 after less than three minutes when the Wildcats missed three of their first four shots. It has not been made public how much of the substance was in his system as the NCAA continued to delay his return a year ago; nor is it clear whether the organization would maintain the same standard in this instance. Read More »

Russia Confirms Olympic Curler Tested Positive for Banned Substance

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The Russian delegation will now investigate how the banned substance ended up in Krushelnitckii's system. Anchor: A Russian athlete has again tested positive for an illegal performance enhancement drug. Meldonium was banned in 2016 and led to Russian tennis player and former world number one Maria Sharapova being barred from competition for 15 months. Read More »

Mueller investigating Kushner's efforts of financing from foreign investors

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Kushner has reportedly told other White House officials that he is hesitant to give up his access to the classified information, putting him at odds with Kelly. White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner talks on his cell phone before the start of a United Nations Security Council on the situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question, at United Nations headquarters in New York Tuesday. Read More »

Austin Dillon's Daytona 500 win special for his family and Dale Earnhardt's

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It also hints at Earnhardt's future as a broadcaster for NBC covering the upcoming Daytona 500, where he won two titles. Dillon, meanwhile, celebrated in Victory Lane and attributed the ending to simple superspeedway racing. And a hard 17 years since he died in this race, slamming that same number into the last turn of the last lap. "My heart is broken, but the beauty is we'll go to Atlanta and we've got an incredible race team here at Stewart-Haas Racing and we'll have another shot next ... Read More »

Tom's Takeaways: Purdue rallies, survives against surging Penn State

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The loss ended a stretch of six wins in seven games. The win was sealed by a game-winning bank shot three-pointer by sophomore guard Tony Carr . The Buckeyes entered a half game up on No. Garner hit back-to-back 3-pointers to tie the score at 56 with 7:01 left. The skid started in just this situation against Ohio State , with the shot-clock off and the ball in the opponent's hands. Read More »

US recovers, fights into quarterfinals

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Slovakia goaltender Jan Laco allowed five goals on 33 shots and Peter Ceresnak scored a power-play goal for Slovakia, which became the first team eliminated from the men's side. "Jimmy, like we said since Day One, this is his plan", Granato said Tuesday's win. Along with Jordan Greenway, they've been the team's most productive offensive threats, even as the US has mustered only four goals in three games. Read More »

Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Lying in Russia Probe Case

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Alex Van Der Zwaan , who is expected to plead guilty Tuesday afternoon, is also accused of lying about the failure to turn over an email communication to the special counsel's office. When questioned about his firm's work in 2012, Van Der Zwann misled investigators about his communications with Richard Gates. A representative for Mr Mueller told a judge that Van Der Zwaan communicated with Person A using encrypted messaging. Read More »

Red Sox agree to five-year, $110 million deal with JD Martinez

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Speculation Martinez and the AL East champions would eventually wind up together had been swirling ever since he became a free agent last November. 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. Read More »

Bucs release running back Doug Martin

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Tough times would follow though. Martin could latch on elsewhere, because he's just 29 years old and there's the siren song of those two huge seasons in his past. That could be third-year running back Peyton Barber or a major addition in the draft or free agency. Martin may stick on the free agent market for a while, and it is possible he may not find a team until the preseason, if he does at all. Read More »

Hosts impress in debut as Czech Republic edges South Korea

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They went on to win gold over the Americans there and then went undefeated four years later in Sochi to reclaim the Olympic hockey title. Sporting News Canada will provide live updates throughout Canada's game against the Czech Republic beginning Friday at 10 pm ET . Read More »

Tiger Woods reveals his incredible routine as a 24-year-old

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Tiger Woods is making his second PGA Tour start of 2018 this week at the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club. The only soreness Woods reported after playing in the tournament was in his feet. "But it was a nice eagle at the first and played much better on our second nine, gave myself some chances. And for some reason, I just didn't play well". Read More »

Potential Arsenal Lineup against Ostersunds |UEFA Europa League

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The Gunners are now eight points behind fourth-placed Chelsea following defeat to Tottenham in Saturday's north London derby, but Potter only sees Wenger as an inspiration. Arsenal , the only English club remaining in the competition, open the second round against Sweden's Ostersund. But Wenger maintains he wants to get back into Europe's elite club competition through the league, rather than putting all of his hopes on a successful Europa League campaign. Read More »

John Morris a mixed doubles curling convert after gold in Pyeongchang

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John Morris made history with partner Kaitlin Lawes by becoming the first Olympic champions in the mixed curling event at the Pyeongchang Olympics. Lawes and Morris recorded a comfortable 10-3 victory in a one-sided final after the Swiss pairing conceded with two ends to spare in front of watching International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach. Read More »

Issok: PSG ready for Real Madrid - Emery

Simply, we need to be able to play our game, try to maintain control when we are not on the ball and stay focused. "We have not talked about it a lot but we have spoken very clearly about what happened", Emery said at a press conference at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday ahead of the last-16 first leg. Read More »