Day one of the winter meetings is off to an uneventful start, with Garrett Jones' two-year deal with the Miami Marlins, Felipe Paulino's one-year deal with the Chicago White Sox and Roy Halladay's retirement announcement the biggestShow More Summary
Some of the big-ticket free agents have signed earlier this year than in years past, a frenzy of activity that caught many off-guard considering the winter meetings only began on Monday. Many premium players remain on the market, though,...Show More Summary
A few months back, an MLB executive told Jon Heyman of CBS Sports that Shin-Soo Choo could get a $90-100 million deal as a free agent this offseason. To most in the baseball world, that figure seemed high. His agent, Scott Boras, thought...Show More Summary
Patrick Vieira believes Arsenal's "lack of leadership" could force them into conceding the Premier League lead this season. The former Gunners star, who scored the vital FA Cup final penalty when Arsene Wenger's side last lifted silverware...Show More Summary
It's difficult to feel sorry for a football manager. They are after all well-paid men, doing a job that many would relish, but more importantly they have chosen to do this job. The current generation of young managers played at a time when, as long as they haven't been complete idiots with money, can survive without another high-pressure job. Show More Summary
Call it a win for Cooperstown—7,558 of them, to be exact. It's only fitting that Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox and Joe Torre should enter baseball's Hall of Fame together after being voted in unanimously by the Expansion Era Committee. Not...Show More Summary
Arsenal head to the cauldron that is the Stadio San Paolo for the first time ever to take on Napoli in Matchday 6 of the Champions League with the group hanging finely in the balance. All eyes will be on the final matchday in Group F as two from three teams can qualify for the knockout stages. Show More Summary
With the Detroit Lions losing three of their last four games, the Green Bay Packers are suddenly back in the mix for the NFC North division title. The Packers have a favorable schedule in the final three weeks, facing the Dallas Cowboys, Pittsburgh Steelers and finishing up the season in what could be a pivotal […]
With no Rob Gronkowski, the Patriots are going to have a difficult time beating the Dolphins in Week 15.
Arsenal sponsors Emirates have tapped into their commercial relationship with the Gunners to release a new video with German trio Lukas Podolski, Per Mertesacker and Mesut Özil. The three foreigners were picked to take a ride in the brand new Emirates Air Line urban cable car system which connect Greenwich with the Royal Docks north of the Thames. [...]
Barcelona join the race to snatch €30m Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United are reportedly interested in Borussia Dortmund’s highly rated midfielder Ilkay Gundogan. The Daily Telegraph’s award winning writer Mark Ogden wrote recently in article that the Red Devils indeed have shown interest in him. Show More Summary
IOC ACTIVITIES PrEsident IOC President Thomas Bach expressed the shared sadness of the whole world of sport following the announcement of the passing of Nelson Mandela. “The Olympic Movement is mourning the loss of a great friend and a hero of humanity,” said President Bach, who had met Mandela personally. Show More Summary
Much of the reaction after England were pulled into a group with Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica was doom and gloom, however ex-England international turned Sky Sports pundit, Gary Neville, doesn’t think the Three Lions World Cup group is too awful. To be accurate, Neville was not celebrating the task facing Roy Hodgson’s team in Brazil [...]
Led by Olympic Games Executive Director Gilbert Felli and Head of Bid City Relations Jacqueline Barrett, the seminar focused on a range of important themes and requirements, in particular legacy and sustainability, which the representatives...Show More Summary
While there, Arielle also introduced us to a host of other awesome freestyle skiers and snowboarders on the circuit, including Olympic champion Kelly Clark (USA), Louie Vito (USA), Mark McMorris (CAN) and Kaya Turski (CAN), who all happily passed on their advice to young athletes. So what was the first ever trick they perfected? Watch the video to find out.
Julie Chu has been a key member of the USA’s women’s ice hockey team since the turn of the millennium and will be competing in her fourth Olympic Games at Sochi. The 31-year old forward, who currently plies her trade in Canada with Montreal Stars, first set her hands on a hockey stick when she was eight. “In a way, hockey found me,” she recalls. Show More Summary
Barcelona may possess the era-defining talent of Lionel Messi and one of the globe's most recognised young prospects in Neymar, but it seems the Catalan giants want a new stadium to house them in. As reported by Pete Jenson of the Daily...Show More Summary
PGA Tour Entertainment has put together their favorite holes-in-one from the 2013 season and several are definitely more exciting than others. What do some have over the others?
This agreement will see the Olympafrica FutbolNet Cup being developed and implemented until 2016. The programme will use the network of the 39 Olympafrica centres throughout the continent to promote values of sport and education through...Show More Summary
An edited highlights package of the Premier League season so far would pretty much be made up exclusively of Arsenal’s fine play and terrific goals from Luis Suarez and Sergio Aguero. Whilst most can agree that the Gunners' free-flowing style has been terrific to watch, the rush to compare the division’s two top South American forwards continues. Show More Summary