• Dana White admits UFC star Conor McGregor may never fight again
Dana White admits UFC star Conor McGregor may never fight again

There's still no confirmation as to whether or not Conor McGregor really did get himself into a bar fight with members of the Kinahan drug cartel in Ireland on Sunday night, but that hasn't stopped a ton of European tabloids from running the story (without his name, to avoid potential libel lawsuits if it's all bogus).

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  • How will Nigeria fare in World Cup Group D?
How will Nigeria fare in World Cup Group D?

Legendary Diego Maradona, who led his country to win the 1986 World Cup and also coached them at the 2010 event, was very much aware of their struggles and admitted they will have to step up their game if they hope to emerge from Group D .

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  • Jimbo Fisher resigning from FSU, won't coach Saturday
Jimbo Fisher resigning from FSU, won't coach Saturday

Fisher, 52, had been hoping to coach the Seminoles on Saturday against Louisiana-Monroe but Florida State officials pushed for a decision. "I know he did an unbelievable job at Florida State". He made $5.7 million this season as part of an extension he signed in December 2016. The chairman and CEO of Mayfair Investments LLC is Robert L. Albrit...

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  • Tiger Woods briefly takes lead, in contention at Hero World Challenge
Tiger Woods briefly takes lead, in contention at Hero World Challenge

If the 41-year-old had stirred the memory bank with his first-round 69, then with three birdies in his first four holes, he switched on the mixer and made all the high-points of his career suddenly pour over back into the consciousness. Putting was a problem for Woods as he was surprised by the quickness of the surface. "It felt great", said Wood...

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  • Fulmer expected to be named Vols Athletic Director
Fulmer expected to be named Vols Athletic Director

Though we can debate all day whether anger over Schiano was a product of skepticism over his resume or the allegation that he helped cover up child sexual assault at Penn State, the situation was a PR fiasco of the highest order. When word leaked Thursday night that Currie had met with Leach, it was mostly met with approval by fans on social medi...

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  • Ole Miss hit with additional bowl-ban year
Ole Miss hit with additional bowl-ban year

In addition to the postseason ban and loss of scholarships, the NCAA will vacate wins where ineligible players were active, but the exact wins are not known at the time and are being assessed by the university. Freeze says that he is disappointed that the NCAA found he was in violation of head coaching bylaws but that he will accept his punishment ...

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  • Sam Allardyce finalising deal to become Everton manager
Sam Allardyce finalising deal to become Everton manager

Lee previously served as Allardyce's assistant at both the Eagles and Bolton Wanderers as well as a brief spell with the England national team. Allardyce has been out of management since his surprise decision to quit Crystal Palace at the end of last season, having succeeded in a six-month mission to keep them in the top-flight.

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  • Kirk Herbstreit explains how Alabama can still make the Playoff
Kirk Herbstreit explains how Alabama can still make the Playoff

The Sooners have wins over No. 8 Ohio State , No. 11 TCU and No. 19 Oklahoma State, but the committee has been reluctant to show the Sooners - and their mediocre defense - total respect, clearly preferring Clemson ... One of those teams is not like the others in a potentially significant way. Clemson appears to be a lock to stay No. 1 if it ...

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  • Proven manager rejects Everton offer to leave coast clear for rival
Proven manager rejects Everton offer to leave coast clear for rival

Everton are moving closer to appointing Sam Allardyce as their new manager as talks continue to progress positively, BBC reports. Sam Allardyce reportedly wants to reunite with Craig Shakespeare at Everton . "I don't think there's a quick fix in football". "If you want to move on go and get a job in the Championship or League One". "I d...

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  • Man Utd striker Lukaku escapes ban after Bong ruck
Man Utd striker Lukaku escapes ban after Bong ruck

But Mourinho focused on his workrate in a Man United shirt. The 24-year-old has scored just once in his last 10 games but Mourinho believes he offers much more than goals on the pitch, inspiring his team-mates to follow his lead and work harder.

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  • Laurent Koscielny Insists Win Over Burnley Is 'More Important' Than Beating Spurs
Laurent Koscielny Insists Win Over Burnley Is 'More Important' Than Beating Spurs

Arsenal had appeared set to drop points on the road for the sixth time this Premier League season, having struggled to create chances in the absence of Mesut Ozil , who was ruled out through illness. "Tough game away from home but we dug deep till the final whistle". "It probably is a penalty but my point is we were never not going to get tha...

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  • Mullen leaving MSU for Florida
Mullen leaving MSU for Florida

The Gators have turned to former Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen after getting spurned by several coaches although they are saying different. He played a substantial role in the college careers of Alex Smith (Utah), Tebow ( Florida ), Dak Prescott ( Mississippi State ) and current Mississippi State starter Nick Fitzgerald.

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  • Battle of top seeds as PV Sindhu faces Tai Tzu Ying
Battle of top seeds as PV Sindhu faces Tai Tzu Ying

It is the second time in consecutive years that Ying has defeated Sindhu at Hong Kong Open finals. Sindhu came out on strong in the second game and tried to play her shots. She used her reach to catch the shuttle early and placed it in hard positions to narrow the deficit to 6-7. Tai, who had a healthy 7-3 advantage in career head-to-head recor...

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  • Pep Guardiola:
Pep Guardiola: "The Premier League is so tough"

The win set a new club record of 11 consecutive league wins and Guardiola reckons his men showed the sort of spirit needed to be crowned champions next May. It was a real Premier League game. "I'm not talking about win the game, enjoy the game, don't lose the game - I'm talking about don't give up, get positive all the time, be focused in what ...

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  • Jurgen Klopp Not Intrested In Catching Premier League Leaders Manchester City
Jurgen Klopp Not Intrested In Catching Premier League Leaders Manchester City

Klopp's fearless tactical decision looked to have nearly paid off up until the closing minutes of the match when Willian's cross-come-shot looped over the head of Simon Mignolet. "We can do better but the boys did well and after a game like this, a performance like tonight should not be taken for granted because it is so hard", he said.

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  • Derrick Rose has stepped away from Cavaliers, future with team uncertain
Derrick Rose has stepped away from Cavaliers, future with team uncertain

Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said he expected Derrick Rose to eventually return to the team after working through the "personal matter" that caused him to leave Wednesday. Now, according to ESPN's Nick DePaula , if Rose hangs 'em up, he could save Adidas up to $80 million. "I'm just trying to figure it out, bro". Right now, it's just a jacked-up a...

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  • Brawl in Oakland: Crabtree, Talib ejected from game after fight
Brawl in Oakland: Crabtree, Talib ejected from game after fight

Helmets were taken off and punches were thrown as the two were locked up well down the Broncos' sideline before separating and then chasing after one another around the field. Harris was upset after the play and yelled toward the Raiders bench as he left the field. Oakland added another touchdown on a 1-yard run by Marshawn Lynch with 2:49 rema...

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  • UCLA To Appoint Chip Kelly As Head Coach
UCLA To Appoint Chip Kelly As Head Coach

UCLA students and football fans are reacting with excitement and anticipation at the hiring of Chip Kelly as the Bruins' new head football coach. The University of Florida had been pursuing Kelly, but the Gators made a decision to move in another direction this week.

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  • San Antonio Spurs vs Charlotte Hornets: Lineups, preview and prediction 11/25/17
San Antonio Spurs vs Charlotte Hornets: Lineups, preview and prediction 11/25/17

The bad news is the alternate pattern calls for a bad game. James is 41-6 in the regular season against Charlotte and the Cavaliers have won 12 of 13, including eight straight against the Hornets . The incident occurred with 4:25 remaining in the 2nd quarter of the Hornets' 100-99 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday, Nov. 24 at Quicken L...

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  • John Wall Set to Miss Time With Injury
John Wall Set to Miss Time With Injury

The Washington Wizards roster will be without their star point guard John Wall for at least the next two weeks, per Candace Buckner of the Washington Post . The Wizards are 2-4 without Wall since the start of last season. The Wizards will turn to backup point guard Tim Frazier in his absence. He'll miss games consecutively for the first ...

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  • Ontario marks International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Ontario marks International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

The campaign starts on Saturday - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women - and ends December 10 - International Human Rights Day. "There are many ways to prevent violence in the first place, and to stop its recurrence". The Manitoba government has also supported the initiative, with an appeal to all who are witness to vio...

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  • Leon Goretzka Set to Snub Arsenal for Barcelona
Leon Goretzka Set to Snub Arsenal for Barcelona

There are suggestions that Arsenal have agreed to sell Ozil for £17.7m rather than lose him for nothing to Manchester United next summer. It claims that Ozil's representatives have agreed for the 29-year-old to head to the Nou Camp in the New Year, with Arsenal set to receive 20m euros for the Germany global, who would have been available...

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  • Black Friday brawls shutter malls early, cause festive chaos
Black Friday brawls shutter malls early, cause festive chaos

Two teenage girls suffered minor injuries and they arrested others on pending warrants, the Hoover Police Department reported on Twitter . No one, however, was taken to the hospital. There was also, originally, a report of gunshots fired. ABC 17 News reports a 19-year-old was listed in critical condition after an interaction with the police.

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  • Chelsea's Conte unhappy with lack of preparation time
Chelsea's Conte unhappy with lack of preparation time

This is not the first time - also before a big game against Manchester City . I don't like to find an alibi or excuse, and it is the same for my players. "But I think that everybody at Chelsea knows what a great manager Conte is and I hope he stays and will be more successful". "He is a good player and very risky".

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  • Smith gives Warner green light, Marsh in doubt
Smith gives Warner green light, Marsh in doubt

Australia captain Smith fronted the media in Brisbane afterwards and revealed selectors were considering a replacement player if Warner was unable to prove his fitness before day one on Thursday. "There is a lot of exciting young talent at the club, and hopefully I can put in some good performances so we can bring some silverware to Wales". "We hop...

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  • Barcelona Considering Making Bid For Mesut Ozil
Barcelona Considering Making Bid For Mesut Ozil

At any rate, with the Germany global building a good reputation for himself, he may well hold out to see what next season's Champions League options are before committing. But there are reports of some of the Barca board being unsure of whether the German World Cup victor is right for the club. Much will depend on the status of Ozil at the Emirat...

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  • Jose Mourinho Denies Any Rift With Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Jose Mourinho Denies Any Rift With Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Basel will be without suspended midfielder Taulant Xhaka. "But you don't play for one of the biggest clubs in the world for as long as I have and win every trophy bar the Champions League without being able to do everything a top defender needs to do, be it playing or defending".

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  • Kevin Hart's Wife Eniko Gives Birth to Baby No. 3: Kenzo Kash
Kevin Hart's Wife Eniko Gives Birth to Baby No. 3: Kenzo Kash

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend introduce baby Luna to the world a few days after her birth - but they're not the only celeb couple who have introduced their pride and joy to the world via social media. "Thank you all for your prayers!" This is the couple's first child together. We honestly couldn't be happier for the Harts and wish them only ...

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  • Oakland Raiders vs. Denver Broncos - 11/26/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oakland Raiders vs. Denver Broncos - 11/26/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Osweiler went 0-3 as the starter. Lynch has not played in a game this regular season, after suffering a shoulder injury in Denver's August 26 preseason game against Green Bay. In that game, Brock Osweiler completed 23 of 42 passes for 254 yards, a touchdown, and a pick while Devontae Booker led the ground game with 14 carries for 44 yards and ...

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  • Jana Novotna: Former Wimbledon champion dies aged 49
Jana Novotna: Former Wimbledon champion dies aged 49

Novotna was famous in part for winning Wimbledon in 1998, after losing in the United Kingdom tournament's final in 1993 and 1997. Novotna, a former world number one in doubles and number two in singles, passed away peacefully on Sunday surrounded by her family, the WTA announced.

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