Matthews extends goal streak in win over Capitals

It came down to the third period, when Toronto was better and Washington got sloppy, and so the Maple Leafs won Saturday night's early-season measuring-stick game, 4-2 , as the Capitals lost their second game in a row. The deflection goals, however,... More..

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Karolina Pliskova through to Tianjin Open semifinals

The fifth seed is next to face Caroline Garcia of France after her sixth-seeded opponent, Croatian Petra Martic , retired trailing 6-2, 1-0. Caroline Garcia is bidding for her first final since completing th...More..

Khawaja ton leads Australia as they salvage Test draw
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Khawaja ton leads Australia as they salvage Test draw

Khawaja (50) and Travis Head (34) added 49 runs and will look to continue on the same note as they hope to grind out an unlikely draw on the final day. "That's how it happens here; if batsmen get in, it's easy"...More..

Molinari takes aim at Euro number one spot after #RyderCup heroics
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Molinari takes aim at Euro number one spot after #RyderCup heroics

Fleetwood, who will play in China and Turkey before contesting the season-ending event in Dubai, said: 'I'm a long way behind but it's the opposite of last year in that I led all year last year and this year fo...More..

Nadal, Djokovic to play exhibition in Saudi Arabia
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Nadal, Djokovic to play exhibition in Saudi Arabia

Will Novak Djokovic-Roger Federer Clash Again at US Open 2018 Quarter-Final, Fixtures Say It is Possible. Djokovic had dropped just five points behind his serve in his first five service games of the match, b...More..

Gibraltar clinch first competitive win against Henrikh Mkhitaryan's Armenia
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Gibraltar clinch first competitive win against Henrikh Mkhitaryan's Armenia

Since Gibraltar joined UEFA in 2013, they have suffered a series of heavy defeats, losing to Poland 8-1 and 7-0 and 7-0 against Germany and the Republic of Ireland in Euro 2016 qualifying. The Gibraltar captain...More..

Chris Sale Far From Usual Self In Boston’s Game 1 Loss
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Chris Sale Far From Usual Self In Boston’s Game 1 Loss

There were two out, two on and two runs already in when Justin Verlander threw a 98 miles per hour fastball to Benintendi near the outside edge for strike three. Moreland plated a run with his free pass, and ...More..

Former Adidas Consultant TJ Gassnola Testifies to Paying NCAAB Players
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Former Adidas Consultant TJ Gassnola Testifies to Paying NCAAB Players

Gassnola pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud. She said there was some worry that former Wolfpack football player Eric Leak was involved in Smith's recruitment despite the fact that he was barred...More..

Sale lasts just 4 innings in subpar ALCS opener
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Sale lasts just 4 innings in subpar ALCS opener

He also lasted only five innings in Game 1 of last year's American League Division Series against Houston , his playoff debut. Verlander changed course the following season. Kicking off the ALCS in Boston...More..

by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

India 308-4 at stumps in 2nd West Indies Test

The hosts were 308-4 at stumps, trailing the West Indies by just three runs as Rahane, on 75, and Pant, on 85, put on an unbeaten 146-run fifth-wicket stand. It was Yadav's second fifer and the first haul of si...More..

Mick Schumacher set to compete in F1
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Mick Schumacher set to compete in F1

Schumacher's father won the German F3 title in 1990, a year before his F1 debut with the Jordan team and subsequent switch to Benetton. The writing was on the wall for Schumacher's rivals after the young G...More..

Anthony Cowan, Maryland guard, named to Preseason All-Big Ten team
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Anthony Cowan, Maryland guard, named to Preseason All-Big Ten team

Stay tuned throughout the day for more coverage from Big Ten media day . The men's basketball season doesn't start for IL until Evansville visits State Farm Center on November 8 and the first Big Ten game isn...More..

Georgia's Smart says Kindley improving, could play vs. LSU | AP sports
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Georgia's Smart says Kindley improving, could play vs. LSU | AP sports

Maybe LSU just is not as good as what everyone thought or Florida is better than what most people thought. Georgia hasn't yet played a four-quarter game or been legitimately tested outside of its own competit...More..

4 biggest questions for Jaguars vs. Cowboys
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

4 biggest questions for Jaguars vs. Cowboys

If that happens Cows defense will likely be good but not great. Since Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott entered the National Football League, the Cowboys are 18/19 on fourth and one when going for it. ...More..

Yankees can't get rid of Sonny Gray fast enough
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Yankees can't get rid of Sonny Gray fast enough

Although 2018 was a down year for Gray (4.90 ERA this season), he's been consistently solid otherwise and there's no reason to think he will not bounce back. I've got nothing cooking, but I will plan on doing s...More..

by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Germany national team: Joachim Low's side reach historical low in Netherlands defeat

Boss Ronald Koeman will be keen to secure all three points after a 2-1 defeat against France has left them bottom of League A Group 1. "I really see a great future for Dutch football. And Wijnaldum added a th...More..

Two Florida players ejected on punt return vs. Vandy
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Two Florida players ejected on punt return vs. Vandy

The most intense moments of the scuffle didn't come from the players, though, as Florida head coach Dan Mullen and Vanderbilt counterpart Derek Mason engaged in a screaming match near the Gators' sideline. They...More..

Billy Joe Saunders Vacates WBO Middleweight Crown
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Billy Joe Saunders Vacates WBO Middleweight Crown

Saunders and Andrade contracted with VADA to oversee a testing program for their fight. "VADA bans everything. They are not recognised in Great Britian, they are not recognised by UK Anti-Doping and they are ...More..

Knicks waive Noah after just two seasons
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Knicks waive Noah after just two seasons

The Florida product played in just 53 games in two seasons with the Knicks, including just seven appearances in 2017-18. And why might the Knicks regret stretching Noah rather than attempting to trade his salar...More..

Barcelona plan new deal for Lionel Messi?
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Barcelona plan new deal for Lionel Messi?

Argentina great Diego Maradona has hit out at his countryman Lionel Messi , saying the forward is not a leader on the pitch and should not be considered a footballing God. Messi is a great player but he do...More..

EPL: Hazard sends message to Mourinho
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

EPL: Hazard sends message to Mourinho

Mertens bagged 22 goals under the Italian last season and a whopping 34 in the campaign before that. Speaking about Mourinho, Hazard told Belgian newspaper HLN , "The last season under Mourinho was not ple...More..

Thierry Henry named new Monaco coach: club
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Thierry Henry named new Monaco coach: club

Patrick Kwame Ampadu , a coach at Arsenal's academy and father of Chelsea and Wales player Ethan Ampadu, will join Henry's coaching staff, alongside Benfica Under-23 coach Joao Carlos Valado Tralhao . Howe...More..

'Motherf--ker': The reason why Jimmy Butler trade talks imploded
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

'Motherf--ker': The reason why Jimmy Butler trade talks imploded

Jimmy Butler was absent as the Minnesota Timberwolves wrapped up preparations for their preseason finale Friday night. "It was always a good competition, and at the end of the practice everybody shook up and...More..

Djokovic strolls to Shanghai third round
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Djokovic strolls to Shanghai third round

And what looked like a stern test for Federer on paper proved to be exactly that in reality as the Swiss was taken the distance before his opponent ultimately crumbled at the crucial juncture late in the thir...More..

First England one-dayer in Sri Lanka washed out
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

First England one-dayer in Sri Lanka washed out

Willey, who has been part of England's ODI team as they reached number one in the world, is the only notable absentee in a strong limited overs touring party to the subcontinent. "We have two games with reser...More..

Giants Fine Odell Beckham Jr. For Controversial Interview
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Giants Fine Odell Beckham Jr. For Controversial Interview

Manning has six touchdown passes and six turnovers through six games. The Giants trailed 24-6 going into the half when Beckham headed toward the locker room with seconds remaining. Smith served as the Giants ba...More..

Federer fires to join Djokovic in Shanghai semis
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Federer fires to join Djokovic in Shanghai semis

The young German, who is yet to win a Grand Slam, angrily threw his racket at the start of the second set as Djokovic ramped up the pressure. The top four players in the world - Nadal, Federer , Djokovic and...More..

Kyle Edmund sets up quarter-final clash with Alexander Zverev in Shanghai
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Kyle Edmund sets up quarter-final clash with Alexander Zverev in Shanghai

Del Potro). Zverev, who is through to the Shanghai third round for the third consecutive year, lifted his third ATP World Tour Masters 1000 crown earlier this year at the Mutua Madrid Open (d. The third-seede...More..

Brewers Stay Hot, Sweep Colorado To Advance To NLCS
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Brewers Stay Hot, Sweep Colorado To Advance To NLCS

By winning Games 1 and 2 in Milwaukee, the Brewers found themselves one win away from reaching the championship series for the third time in franchise history. Colorado, who lost the first two games at Miller P...More..

Mo Salah limps off after scoring for Egypt directly from a corner
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Mo Salah limps off after scoring for Egypt directly from a corner

The Liverpool star scored on an Olimpico in the 45th minute of Egypt's 4-1 win over Swaziland. But there were concerning signs with Salah in heavy strapping at the end of the match as the forward briefly ...More..