News: Sports

Wenger to end 22-year Arsenal stay at end of season

Friday  13:30,   20 april 2018
AFP

Wenger to end 22-year Arsenal stay at end of season"After careful consideration and following discussions with the club, I feel it is the right time for me to step down at the end of the season," Wenger said in a statement posted on the club's[...]

Ex-Packers RB Ahman Green Sentenced on Charges of Punching 15-Year-Old Daughter

Friday  10:55,   20 april 2018
12up

Ex-Packers RB Ahman Green Sentenced on Charges of Punching 15-Year-Old DaughterEx-Packers running back Ahman Green entered a plea agreement on charges for an incident involving his daughter that ​took place last[...]

Ex-Yankee Standout and Famous 'Wife Swapper' Fritz Peterson Reveals Alzheimer's Diagnosis

Friday  10:55,   20 april 2018
12up

Ex-Yankee Standout and Famous 'Wife Swapper' Fritz Peterson Reveals Alzheimer's DiagnosisFritz Peterson, who famously traded wives with fellow Yankees pitcher Mike Kekich in 1973, announced his battle with Alzheimer's Thursday and will[...]

Gil Santos, longtime radio voice of the New England Patriots, dies at 80

Friday  09:55,   20 april 2018
USA TODAY

Gil Santos was the radio voice of the New England Patriots for 36 seasons, and called many of the celebrated franchise's most famous moments.Santos served as the radio voice of the Patriots for 36 seasons, broadcasting from 1966-1980 and again[...]

WWE gets emergency restraining order against notorious fan

Friday  07:41,   20 april 2018
Sportsnaut

WWE gets emergency restraining order against notorious fanThe WWE obtained an emergency restraining order against a notorious fan earlier this[...]

Eight loaded teams that can gamble with the NFL draft

Friday  07:41,   20 april 2018
Sportsnaut

Eight loaded teams that can gamble with the NFL draftSome floundering franchises really need to ace the upcoming NFL Draft. Unfortunately, not every team has the luxury of having a roster stocked to the brim with elite talent. On the other side of[...]

Tortorella: Blue Jackets 'laid an egg' in Game 4

Friday  07:10,   20 april 2018
theScore

Tortorella: Blue Jackets 'laid an egg' in Game 4John Tortorella spent several minutes explaining what he felt went wrong for his Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 4 of their first-round playoff series against the Washington Capitals, but after a [...]

Humboldt Broncos player transferred to Calgary

Friday  07:10,   20 april 2018
MSN

Humboldt Broncos player transferred to CalgaryRyan Straschnitzki, a 19-year old from Airdrie, Alta., was paralyzed from the chest down after a transport truck and the junior hockey team's bus collided on April[...]

Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each

Friday  06:45,   20 april 2018
MSN

Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games eachCOLUMBUS, Ohio - Evgeny Kuznetsov had a goal and two assists, and Braden Holtby stopped 23 shots as the Washington Capitals beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Thursday night to even their[...]

Richard Griffin: Jays fall to Yankees as rival week in the AL East begins

Friday  05:55,   20 april 2018
Toronto Star

Doubters are certain to point out that the Blue Jays have run up their glitzy early-season record against four sub-.500 teams. Sure, they faced the Yankees to open the season and had a rain-shortened, one-game series in Cleveland. Officially, the[...]

Bruins beat Leafs to grab 3-1 series lead

Friday  05:35,   20 april 2018
MSN

Brad Marchand scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and Tuukka Rask made 31 saves as the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Thursday to grab a commanding 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series. Torey Krug[...]

Alex Rodriguez’s Nephew Was Kidnapped and Held for Ransom: Report

Friday  03:06,   20 april 2018
US Weekly

Alex Rodriguez’s nephew was kidnapped and held for random over a botched car deal on Wednesday, April 18, NBC New York reports. Norberto Susini was reportedly with a friend who was attempting to sell a Lamborghini to two men. They met up at [...]

Lance Armstrong settles $100M lawsuit with U.S. government

Friday  01:30,   20 april 2018
MSN

Lance Armstrong has reached a $5 million settlement with the federal government in a whistleblower lawsuit that could have sought $100 million in damages from the former cyclist. AUSTIN, Texas — Lance Armstrong reached a $5 million[...]

Gibbons: Donaldson 'felt great' during latest throwing session

Friday  00:52,   20 april 2018
theScore

Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons provided a brief but promising update on Josh Donaldson, saying the third baseman "felt great" throwing Thursday, according to Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com. There is no firm timetable for[...]

Hartman suspended one game for check to head on Soderberg

Friday  00:52,   20 april 2018
theScore

Nashville Predators forward Ryan Hartman has been suspended one game for a hit to the head of Colorado Avalanche forward Carl Soderberg in Game 4, the Department of Player Safety announced. The incident marks the fourth suspension of the[...]