McIlroy rues cruel ricochet that leaves him five back at Augusta

The 27-year-old Northern Irishman will start the final round on Sunday six strokes behind the leaders, his European Ryder Cup team mates Justin Rose and Sergio Garcia. 15, where he put one in the water Thursday and three-putted for a nine. He missed that for a three-putt bogey. "It's heightened even more, just because you can hear what's going on around you", McIlroy said about the roars and groans of Augusta's massive galleries. Read More

Pochettino needs Tottenham prepared if Chelsea fail

Tottenham Hotspur closed the gap on Chelsea in the Premier League table to four points, temporarily, following their emphatic 4-0 win against Watford at White Hart Lane on Saturday afternoon. With fit-again leading scorer Harry Kane sunning himself on the bench as one of Tottenham's substitutes , Dutchman Vincent Janssen was given a rare chance to impress. Read More

Flood Warning for Ottawa County

Flood Warning for Ottawa County

Recent heavy rainfall has caused significant runoff into streams and rivers, which will cause flooding in some areas. The river rose over three feet between Thursday afternoon and Friday morning, and will crest around 8.9 feet Friday afternoon. Read More

Bayern stroll to victory over rivals Dortmund

Bayern stroll to victory over rivals Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund are yet to lose in three straight Bundesliga ties, and during midweek they cruised to a 3-0 win over Hamburger SV. Hunt fired in a wonderful free-kick to put the hosts in front after 25 minutes but Hoffenheim quickly restored parity from the penalty spot after Ermin Bicakcic was upended by Matthias Ostrzolek, which Andrej Kramaric converted for his 12th goal of the season. Read More

Silva delights at 'best' Hull performance with Boro win

Silva delights at 'best' Hull performance with Boro win

However, it was extended to 40 in a pulsating contest at the KCOM Stadium, Lazar Markovic's first Hull goal and an Oumar Niasse strike turning the game on its head. Andy Robertson's deflected cross in from the left caused confusion in the Middlesbrough defence and after Hernandez had seen his effort from close range blocked, Markovic followed up to poke the ball into the net. Read More

India Retain Their Fourth Position in the Latest ICC ODI Rankings

India Retain Their Fourth Position in the Latest ICC ODI Rankings

Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq at the MCG in December, is planning to quit global cricket. "The Test team has been selected keeping in mind the conditions in the West Indies and the recent performances of players during the domestic and global season", Haq told AFP. Read More

Mama June Shannon opens up on her drastic weight loss

Mama June Shannon opens up on her drastic weight loss

After learning her ex, Mike "Sugar Bear" Thompson , was getting married, Shannon made a decision to shed the extra weight and spent almost $75,000 on her transformation which was documented in her new series, "Mama June: From Not To Hot". June also said: 'I do worry about their health, but I'm not going to say, "You got to eat salads all the time"'. "And I guess because she's seen herself as a bigger person all these years, she doesn't realize how small she is". Read More

Storylines: Seth Lugo has slight UCL tear

Storylines: Seth Lugo has slight UCL tear

Lugo had a heavy workload in the WBC by throwing 15 innings for Team Puerto Rico, but that is not believed to be the cause of the tear. Seth Lugo is yet another NY Mets pitcher to come down with an injury. The losses of Lugo and Matz put even more pressure on them to stay healthy, however. With the Mets this spring, he was 2-1 with a 5.56 ERA over 11 1/3 innings. Read More

Seahawks GM: Sherman trade talks have occurred

Seahawks GM: Sherman trade talks have occurred

Sherman's not infallible in the team's view, either. What would you give up for Sherman? He refused to speak to local media members by season's end. Even though the stuff that Sherman said-the Seahawks shouldn't have passed from the one-yard line , the offensive line's porousness opened Russell Wilson up to injury-was all valid AF, some people think it's not a defensive player's place to openly criticize the team, particularly the side of the team they don't play for. Read More

Georgetown Hires Knicks Legend Patrick Ewing As Head Coach

Georgetown Hires Knicks Legend Patrick Ewing As Head Coach

Ewing was a dominant force for the Hoyas, playing a major role in leading the team to three National Championship games. Meanwhile, programs such as Villanova and Xavier have filled the void in the new Big East. Ewing replaces John Thompson III as head coach of Georgetown. Before finishing the most recent 2016-2017 campaign with a 14-18 record, Georgetown finished the 2015-2016 season with a almost identical 15-18 overall record. Read More

Stadium measure's defeat likely ends St. Louis' MLS chances

Stadium measure's defeat likely ends St. Louis' MLS chances

Prop 2, which about 53 percent of voters rejected, would have directed that use tax increase - about $50 million - toward the stadium's construction; up to $10 million from the sales tax increase could have been put there, too. Louis' former National Football League team, the Rams, in California's largest city. The St. Louis proposal ran directly into that issue, along with the fact that the city would be shouldering the cost of the stadium alone. Read More

Republicans can pretend all they want. Health-care reform is still dead

Republicans can pretend all they want. Health-care reform is still dead

Republican lawmakers, conservatives and moderates alike, emerged from Tuesday's meeting saying there was a consensus to address the issue again, preferably soon. "I think he would like to get it done". Convincing Congress to pass meaningful tax reform may be just as hard, and after the health care loss the White House may look across the aisle for some votes. Read More

Rays' Longoria hits 1st home run of new major league season

Reyburn (70) watches during the sixth inning of an opening day baseball game Sunday , Apri. As for the bunt, that was something Headley worked on in spring training. Opening Day results stick out because there is nothing else. He also gave up a career-high 25 home runs . Early reports of the Major League Baseball 2017 showed disappointing results as far as Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees are concerned. Read More

Braves Bullpen blows up in 7th inning, Atlanta drops Season Opener

Braves Bullpen blows up in 7th inning, Atlanta drops Season Opener

The 2017 season getting off to a shaky start for the Atlanta Braves. The Mets have one of the best winning percentages on Opening Day at 34-21 (.618). Strong-armed backup catcher Rene Rivera will likely be teamed with Syndergaard, who struggles mightily to control the running game. I hadn't been in a competition-based setting in a while and it was awesome out there, feeling the electricity, the atmosphere from the fans, especially the 7 Line [fan club]. Read More

Diego Maradona alleges Konami put him in PES 2017 without permission

Diego Maradona alleges Konami put him in PES 2017 without permission

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 has become one of the world's most notable soccer sims, selling millions of copies for the company and attracting fans looking for more soccer action outside of Electronic Arts' FIFA franchise. Dream Team has reached out to Konami for comment. It's possible that Barcelona still owns the rights to Maradona's likeness from his playing days. Morla also stated that nothing was signed in response to a tweet from someone who mentioned that Konami could not just have ... Read More

Meeks shoots, and rebounds, and saves the day for Tar Heels

Meeks shoots, and rebounds, and saves the day for Tar Heels

The Bulldogs (37-1) will face the victor of Saturday's second semifinal between North Carolina and OR in the title game. In a hectic finish, the North Carolina Tar Heels were able to hold off the Oregon Ducks , 77-76. Berry hit an early 3-pointer but didn't make another shot the rest of the first half. Meeks , whose positioning and footwork were excellent all night, was complemented on the perimeter by Justin Jackson's 22 points on 4-of-9 from three. Read More

Knicks star Rose out for rest of NBA season after knee injury

Knicks star Rose out for rest of NBA season after knee injury

The NBA's youngest Most Valuable Player ever (2011) in his third season with the Chicago Bulls, Rose, 28, heads into the summer as a free agent with an injury-marred resume. After the guard missed another game Friday, the Knicks have apparently realized the issue is more serious than a day-to-day injury. While his tenure in NY could last just one season, he was originally acquired by the Knicks via trade during the most recent offseason. Read More

Guardiola fans title talk after Arsenal draw

However, his recovery was said to be progressing well and Jesus, now back in the United Kingdom after a promotional visit to the USA and a brief return home, took to Instagram earlier this week to post a picture of his crutches alongside the caption "I never want to see you again, freedom". Read More

Shakib, Mosaddek put Bangladesh on top against Sri Lanka

Shakib, Mosaddek put Bangladesh on top against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh had lost 15 Tests and drawn two of their previous 17 matches in the five-day format against Sri Lanka and yesterday's victory is undoubtedly their best away from home after they beat England in Dhaka last October. Skipper Mushfiqur added, "Obviously, feel great". He claimed his first wicket when opener Soumya Sarkar, charging down the pitch, was deceived by the turn and lofted a catch to Upul Tharanga at mid-off for 10. Read More

Forget Alexis, Ozil and Wenger, THIS is Arsenal's biggest concern

Everton are awkward opponents capable of adding to United's problems and this could be a costly draw for both sides. "Every game is a new one, so every game is a new situation". Guardiola has suffered five league defeats as Manchester City boss this season - he's never lost six in a single league campaign as a manager. The United manager has always enjoyed the upper hand against Wenger in competitive fixtures, so this would be a bad time to start losing. Read More

Fiancee of ex-NFL star testifies in his double-murder trial

Fiancee of ex-NFL star testifies in his double-murder trial

She and Hernandez have a 4-year-old daughter. In the days after the party, Thompson said he went to Miami "every night", and Hernandez was one of the people who often went with him. Hernandez's defense team indicated last week they plan to put on a week's worth of witnesses, but could pull a stunner and do nothing. Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez was compelled to take the witness stand by a judge on Thursday in her fiance's trial for the murders of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado in ... Read More

FIFA proposes new 6-team playoff ahead of 2026 World Cup

FIFA proposes new 6-team playoff ahead of 2026 World Cup

The winners would advance in the bracket to face the two higher-ranked teams. The proposal - potentially a threat to the existing Confederations Cup, which currently acts as a test event for the host nation - will now go before the FIFA Council at its next meeting in Bahrain on May 9. Read More

Chelsea target Bakayoko keen to hear from Man Utd (Martial key)

Monaco, who are three points clear of PSG at the top of Ligue 1, play their league rivals in the French League cup on Saturday. The 22-year-old Frenchman is one of the biggest young talents in Europe, and has enjoyed a superb season with AS Monaco, scoring the decisive goal to knock Manchester City out of the Champions League, which saw current United star and worldwide teammate Anthony Martial tweet in appreciation. Read More

Bears' Hall, Packers' Dorleant arrested in Iowa

Bears' Hall, Packers' Dorleant arrested in Iowa

Officers attempted to remove him from the crowd, but police said he refused to respond and attempted to escape. Dorleant appeared in just four games for the Packers as an undrafted free agent. "An officer used a Tazer on Hall's left leg to get him to comply with orders". Hall resisted arrest and an officer tasered his left leg to get him in the squad vehicle, police said. Read More

Hue Jackson Explains Why He's Been Skipping QB Pro Days This Year

Hue Jackson Explains Why He's Been Skipping QB Pro Days This Year

As the shockwaves of the Osweiler trade settled, reports the Browns would cut him if they could not trade him surfaced quickly. Strategically, it makes little sense for a team with the No. Getting Myles Garrett and potentially a starting quarterback in the first round may not change the power rankings, but it will at least bring some talent to town to help the Browns improve upon that disgusting 1-15 record from a year ago. Read More

Johnson stays perfect, McIlroy eliminated at Match Play

If Soren Kjeldsen defeats Emiliano Grillo , the Dane wins his group because he was to play Woodland on the final day of round-robin play. Despite two wins from two matches, Johnson was not guaranteed of advancing out of the group stage. Read More

Ricciardo misses start, exits early at F1 Australian GP

Ricciardo misses start, exits early at F1 Australian GP

Photo: Eddie Jim. The victor of the 2017 Australian Grand Prix Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel on the podium with the other two drivers Luis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas. And while Ricciardo admits the 2017 Red Bull isn't ideal yet, there is plenty of opportunity for progress. The Grand Prix was up against the opening round of AFL football: Josh Jenkins and Eddie Betts of the Crows celebrate a goal by Betts during the round one AFL match between the Adelaide Crows and the GWS Giants at ... Read More

U.S. women's hockey players hoping for wage dispute resolution

Barnes, a defender from New Hampton School in New Hampshire, has represented the U.S.in a number of global events, including the U18 worlds three times. That's why I want to throw my support behind these girls. USA Hockey has threatened to field a replacement team at the national championships to undermine the boycott effort by the current women's national team. Read More

Sooners take one step closer to possibly landing nation's top basketball recruit

Sooners take one step closer to possibly landing nation's top basketball recruit

Porter Jr. averaged 36.2 points per game and 13.6 rebounds. Porter said that he has not spoken with new Washington coach Mike Hopkins yet, nor has he spoken with Cuonzo Martin , the new head coach at Missouri . Porter did say that he saw new Mizzou coach Cuonzo Martin when Martin met with his father, but they were not allowed to speak because of recruiting rules. Read More

Yankees SS Gregorius out six weeks

Yankees SS Gregorius out six weeks

And if it is, the Yankees may be interested in acquiring Phillies shortstop Freddy Galvis, according to Kevin Kernan of the New York Post . The team is likely to fill his void with depth pieces such as Ruben Tejada or Ronald Torreyes rather than promote a prospect like the highly-regarded Gleyber Torres or Jorge Mateo. Read More