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Aaron Boone knows he has to convince players he can manage

Boone very much sounded like he fit the description when he was asked to define success for his new job. Broadcaster Michael Kay phrased his question to New ...


Sam Allardyce to miss first European game in charge of Everton

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has suggested that Everton could build a statue of their new manager Sam Allardyce should they prevail over the Reds in th...


Batten down the hatches: Met Éireann issue warning to 7 counties

Severe winds will affect areas over Scotland, but Met Eireann warned that the storm will also generate strong, blustery winds of Ireland. One was a wind war...


International Olympic Committee suspends Russian Federation from 2018 Winter Olympics

Allegations about Russia's state-sponsored doping system are largely based on claims made by Grigory Rodchenkov, former head of Russia's Anti-Doping Center. Ano...


Ronda Rousey's WWE Signing Is Reportedly Imminent

The site reports that while details are being finished up, the source wanted to remain anonymous because the deal has not been made public as of this writing....


Mariners, Angels each get $1 million for Ohtani from Twins

The Angels' third-round pick in June 2017, Pearson hit.226 with a.302 on base percentage in the rookie-level Arizona League this summer. Going to the Twins wi...


Former Minnesota Vikings quarterback accused of sexual harassment

The lawsuit against the 61-year-old Moon was filed Monday in Orange County (Calif.) Superior Court. He threw for 49,325 yards and 291 touchdowns in the regular ...


Arsene Wenger rejects Jose Mourinho's jibe at Alexandre Lacazette recovery

Wenger had ruled the France forward out of Saturday's visit of Mourinho's Manchester United only to name him in the starting line-up. Wenger, speaking ahe...


Man Utd, Roma, Paris top their groups in UCL

A close-range header by Dimitri Oberlin doubled Basel's lead midway through the second half as Benfica finished bottom of the group with zero points from six ga...


Andy Cohen Begs Giancarlo to Pick the Cardinals ... We'll Worship You!!

Given that the Marlins are heavily focused on offloading his contract, the second part of that formulation - i.e., luring Stanton himself - is perhaps the mor...


Mourinho Delighted With Man United's UCL Progress, Praises Shaw, Lukaku

Fitness issues have been a concern for the talented 22-year-old. Before kick-off, the BT Sport panel of Paul Scholes, Steven Gerrard and Rio Ferdinand discu...


Roger Goodell receives extension from the NFL

Pro Football Talk was the first to report that the Committee officially extending Goodell's contract on Wednesday. Despite opposition from one of the leagu...


Liverpool report Spartak over youth game 'racism'

Asked about the incident, Liverpool under-19s coach Steven Gerrard said: "It's hard for me to comment on it right now". It's something that the club will lo...


Serena Williams 'has entered' Australian Open

Serena Williams will be ready to make her tennis comeback at the Australian Open with her return to Melbourne for the season's opening Grand Slam "very likely",...


Kansas City Chiefs suspend Marcus Peters for game against Raiders

The Chiefs have lost six of their last seven games after getting off to a 5-0 start, so Peters is nearly certainly not the only player who is frustrated. When...


Steve Alford 'surprised' LiAngelo Ball leaving, defends himself, UCLA

That's the punishment they gave him, now we over here. It's the latest salvo in the war of words with Trump that began when the president called him an "ungra...


Georgia, Auburn defensive coordinators interview again with Tennessee

Sources tell FootballScoop Fulmer has met (or spoken with)...or has meetings set with Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker , Auburn defensive coordinato...


Hornets head coach steps away from team to address health

Silas had coached Monday's game against the Orlando Magic , receiving a text at 2 p.m. that afternoon saying Clifford would be unable to coach. Assistant head ...


Horrific news for Burnley's Robbie Brady after Leicester

Brady fell awkwardly after clattering with Harry Maguire, and he was taken off by stretcher. The Irish worldwide left the field with his leg in a brace as Bu...


Should a Test match be played at severely polluted Delhi?

Government in the action plan filed in front of the NGT said that all construction work will be completely stopped if the air pollution level touches "severe"...