Rafael Nadal wins his 10th Monte-Carlo Masters

The 30-year-old Nadal is now one match win away from becoming the first man in the Open Era (since April 1968) to earn 10 tournament titles. Rafael Nadal has penned a win against David Goffin, to mark his way into the finals of the Monte Carlo Masters . Read More

Bills opt not to match Pats' offer for Mike Gillislee

As a result, the Bills will receive New England's highest pick in the fifth round of the NFL Draft , which is 163rd overall (which they acquired from the Denver Broncos ). Just a year ago the Patriots signed Chris Hogan to a three-year, $12 million offer sheet which the Bills declined to match. Gilmore spent his first five seasons in Buffalo but was allowed to enter free agency after the 2016 season. Read More

Rafael Nadal wins record 10th Monte-Carlo title

Rafael Nadal wins record 10th Monte-Carlo title

The Spaniard won eight consecutive titles in the Principality, from 2005 to 2012, and added a ninth title a year ago. Monte Carlo Masters is the 70th career title for the Rafael Nadal. World number 24 Ramos-Vinolas saved three break points in his opening service game, but was broken next time around as Nadal looked in the mood to get the job done quickly. Read More

Some farewell: Ichiro goes deep in likely last AB in Seattle

Some farewell: Ichiro goes deep in likely last AB in Seattle

He struck out three, walked two and hit a batter as 16,126 watched the tension build. Chen had pitched only nine innings this season, so Mattingly chose the conservative route and brought in veteran Brad Ziegler for the eighth. "Of course he did that", Miami's Christian Yelich said. Ichiro homers on the first pitch in his last at bat in Seattle . He allowed all four runs in the first three innings, including one on a wild pitch. Read More

Cards' Wainwright has HR, 4 RBIs in first win of season

Cards' Wainwright has HR, 4 RBIs in first win of season

But he found his form against the Brewers, allowing just a pair of runs on six hits without a walk to win for the first time this season. CUBS 6, REDS 5 (11 ) Anthony Rizzo tied it with a two-out, three-run home run in the top of the ninth, and Kris Bryant hit a sacrifice fly in the 11th inning, rallying Chicago to a victory over host Cincinnati. Read More

Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick

Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick

The latest 253-pick projection for the 2017 National Football League draft comes from CBS Sports, and there are plenty of trades and surprises across all seven rounds. We think no matter how prepared you are, there is always a lot of uncertainty in the draft. Every team misses. So we don't want to get into a habit of turning two picks into one, so to speak. Read More

Day after ex-NFL star Hernandez's death, fight over his brain

Day after ex-NFL star Hernandez's death, fight over his brain

A biblical passage was written on the forehead of former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez when he was found hanging in his prison cell on Wednesday, according to law enforcement officials. Baez said the family will be seeking an independent autopsy. CTE is associated with impulse-control problems, aggression, depression and dementia, among other symptoms, according to the Boston University CTE Center . Read More

Champions League and Europa League semi-finals: Man Utd, Real await draw

Rashford teed up Henrikh Mkhitaryan for a 10th-minute goal that put United 2-1 up on aggregate, only for captain Sofiane Hanni to equalise for Anderlecht in the 32nd minute. Uniteds Marcus Rashford celebrates after scoring during the Europa League . United's victory may have come at a cost for Zlatan Ibrahimovic. No problem if you need to make a change in another position do it because I am ready for it'. Read More

Chelsea still favourites for Cup semi-final

Two days before the FA Cup semi-final against Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino is treading a careful line between putting the pressure on the Blues and ensuring his side maintain their confidence and belief. "Their players and manager have experience", Pochettino said. The PFA Premier League Team of the Season has been announced, and as usual, there are a number of outstanding players who may feel hard done by not to have been included in the XI. Read More

Jon Jones as confident as ever while serving latest UFC ban

Since losing to Jon Jones at UFC 182, Cormier is now on a three-fight win streak as champion and is facing Johnson for the second time at the Key Bank Arena in Buffalo, NY tomorrow. Heading into his UFC 210 main event bout against Anthony Johnson , Daniel Cormier felt he could walk through Johnson's shots and beat him like he did at UFC 187 . Read More

Ibrahimovic joins lengthening injury list at Man United

Ibrahimovic joins lengthening injury list at Man United

We are in trouble. "If it was me, I think tomorrow". Captain Wayne Rooney may now have an unexpectedly important role to play in what is left of United's season, even though the club's all-time record goal scorer was left on the bench for the duration of the second leg against Anderlecht. Read More

Russian crew heads to ISS

Russian crew heads to ISS

In the wee hours of Thursday morning, a pair of astronauts are scheduled to launch to the International Space Station on a Russian Soyuz rocket. The strength on the ISS is five as the two new crew members joined the three astronauts already living in the orbiting lab and became part of Expedition 51 crewmates. Read More

Klopp hints at retirement after Liverpool

The Liverpool boss has been left wondering what might have been had he had a full squad to choose from throughout the season, with his side sat nine points behind Premier League leaders Chelsea. It's not the moment in the season where we are having the hardest training or whatever, so it's all about individual situations. "It is really rare in my personal history that we concede goals like that big number, but we will work on it 100 percent". Read More

How much Mayweather and McGregor will pocket from their fight

How much Mayweather and McGregor will pocket from their fight

UFC champion Conor McGregor's hotel suite was trashed and 20 laughing gas canisters were left in the wreckage. And although White has already said he can not deny McGregor the Mayweather fight, the UFC boss assured fans no announcement was imminent. Read More

COMMENT: Boston Celtics flaws exposed by the Chicago Bulls

The Bulls lead the series 2-0. "I thought we did a better job, at times, last night of getting to the ball and getting them off the glass". In 40 minutes of action, he handed out 14 assists, dropped 11 points, swiped five steals and finished just one rebound shy of a triple-double. Read More

Moyes backing Pickford for stardom

Moyes backing Pickford for stardom

As it stands, three points would put Slaven Bilic's side nine points clear of the relegation places with five games to play - a relatively comfortable position at this late stage of the season. Two minutes into the second half, Moyes was grim-faced on the touchline once more as Hammers defender Collins glanced Robert Snodgrass' corner wide of Jordan Pickford to restore the visitors' lead. Read More

Knicks' Jackson has rebuild heading in wrong direction

Knicks' Jackson has rebuild heading in wrong direction

On Friday, Jackson said that Anthony "would be better off somewhere else". Jackson appeared to try that same approach the last last two seasons, and the team finished 32-50 and 31-51. But after missing the playoffs four seasons in a row, he's made his frustrations with the progress (or lack thereof) of Jackson's rebuild very clear. Read More

Damian Lillard: Blazers Will Eliminate Warriors From NBA Playoffs in Six Games

Damian Lillard: Blazers Will Eliminate Warriors From NBA Playoffs in Six Games

The dates, times, and TV schedule for the 2017 NBA Playoffs are listed below, laying out the Portland Trail Blazers vs. "I was asked in six or seven [games], and I said six". The Warriors only have to look to themselves to know they need to be careful. The NBA regular season is already finished which means that NBA Playoffs is about to start. Read More

Arsenal set to make Premier League record with fresh contract deal

Arsenal set to make Premier League record with fresh contract deal

The excellent Sam Lee of Goal.com reports that City are increasingly confident that the Chilean will be joining the club this summer, and Pep Guardiola has already made contact with his former player to convince him to leave Arsenal and move to the Etihad. Read More

One for Arthur wins 2017 Grand National at Aintree

One for Arthur wins 2017 Grand National at Aintree

He was the first Scottish victor of the National since Rubstic in 1979. Sweeping around the final bend on the outside, it looked like he had just joined in and he stayed on strongly to defeat Gordon Elliott's Cheltenham Festival victor Cause Of Causes by four and a half lengths. Read More

Romine's grand slam lifts Tigers to win over Twins

Romine's grand slam lifts Tigers to win over Twins

Through seven games, Tigers starting pitchers have recorded six quality starts, compiling a 2.40 ERA. Francisco Rodriguez threw a somewhat shaky 9th inning, giving up 1 earned run on 3 hits but got the job done for his 3rd save of the season. Read More

Real Madrid offer Chelsea £50 million for N'Golo Kante

Real Madrid offer Chelsea £50 million for N'Golo Kante

Kante, 26, has proved his importance in his first two seasons in the Premier League, after starring in Leicester's 2015-16 title-winning campaign before moving to Chelsea this season. A professional career wasn't always certain and Kante has spoken about the rejection he faced before making it: " When I was young, between 13 to 18, I tried to get into professional academies like Rennes, Lorient, Sochaux maybe four or five different ones ". Read More

Super Rugby to cut three teams

Super Rugby to cut three teams

Clyne said a decision would be made after talks with the Western Force and Melbourne Rebels , meaning the ACT Brumbies , NSW Waratahs and Queensland Reds will be in the 2018 competition. But the former Highlanders coach, who won the Super Rugby title in 2015, did say "it's interesting to know what success looks like". "It's a hard question to answer, that's the crux of the decision, is four teams better for Australian rugby than five teams?" "It was not the determination of any ... Read More

City of St. Louis sues National Football League, teams over Los Angeles Rams' move

It notes that Forbes estimated the value of the team more than doubled after it moved to Los Angeles. The plaintiffs said the loss of the Rams hurt the city and region and benefited the league and its owners, who received a $550 million relocation fee, the lawsuit said. Read More

Tim Tebow Crushes 2nd Home Run in 3rd Minor-League Game

Tim Tebow Crushes 2nd Home Run in 3rd Minor-League Game

The former NFL quarterback hit his second home run in the minor leagues - in only three games with the Class A Columbia (S.C.) Fireflies. The ball barely got over the fence and even Tebow wasn't sure the ball left the yard. At 29-years-old the former NFL football player and Heisman Trophy victor has not played baseball since 2004, during his junior year of high school in Florida. Read More

Oilers ready for Sharks challenge as they return to playoffs

Oilers ready for Sharks challenge as they return to playoffs

He has done his part and more to help the Edmonton Oilers make the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time in more than 10 years. In two seasons with the Oilers , McDavid has 145 points in 125 games. At the other end, the Oilers fired 44 shots on goal, with Richard Bachman stopping 39 of them. The Sharks have better overall defensive stats but the two penalty kill percentages are virtually identical. Read More

Former Gamecocks ace to start for the Yankees

Former Gamecocks ace to start for the Yankees

After breaking up the ideal game in the seventh, the Rays ended Pineda's bid for a shutout in the eighth, as Logan Morrison hit a ball just over the wall in right, though it took a replay review for the umps to confirm what seemed obvious. Read More

Motives for North Korea's latest missile test

Last August Pyongyang also successfully test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile 500 kilometers towards Japan, far exceeding any previous sub-launched tests, in what the North's leader Kim Jong-Un hailed as the "greatest success". Secretary of State Rex Tillerson acknowledged the launch in a brief statement but said the U.S. had spoken enough about North Korea and would not comment further. Read More

Myles Garrett Hopes To Be Selected No. 1 By Browns

Myles Garrett Hopes To Be Selected No. 1 By Browns

If the Browns decide to go in a different direction, Garrett says he'll make them regret it. A trade down would be perceived by fans and media as a coup if the Browns can credibly take the position that whoever they'd get later is the guy they wanted right out of the gates. Read More

First Hurricane Forecast for 2017

First Hurricane Forecast for 2017

The average is twelve. The warmer waters tend to strengthen high-altitude winds that swirl over the tropical Atlantic Ocean, essentially blowing apart storms and making it harder for them to condense into unsafe cyclones. Experts predict a slower than usual 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season for Sebastian and Vero Beach. The forecast also suggests a lower-than-normal chance of cyclones making landfall along the USA coastline. Read More