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Russell Westbrook Has Surgery For Cheek Fracture; Will Be Re-Evaluated Next Week

1 hour agoSports : With Leather

TheonlythingthatcouldpossiblystopRussellWestbrook thisseason?Injuries.AftertheMVPcandidatetookakneetotheheadduring lastnight’slosstothePortlandTrailBlazersthatleftanoticeabledent inhisface,theOklahomaCityThunderannouncedthat Westbrookunderwentaproceduretofixacheekfractureandwillbesidelinedindefinitely.

Borussia Dortmund players channel Batman and Robin to celebrate goal against Schalke

Borussia Dortmund dominated their Bundesliga rivals Schalke 04 on Saturday, winning the derby match, 3-0. But it wasn’t easy. In fact, the first of Dortmund’s three goals didn’t come until the 78th minute. All that build-up, however, led to one of the best soccer celebrations so far this year. After getting the ball past Schalke’s […]

Ray Rice won’t be attending veteran combine

With the offseason maximum roster size at 90 players per team, a total of 2,880 jobs currently are available.  Like Michael Sam and Vince Young, running back Ray Rice hasn’t received an offer for one of them. Unlike Sam and Young, Rice won’t be working out for teams next month.  Per a source with knowledge of…

White Sox pitcher Chris Sale breaks foot while unloading something from his truck

Weird injuries happen all the time to in real life but that’s because so many of us normals are clumsy. Professional athletes, though, with their superior physical prowess, probably shouldn’t be fracturing a foot while doing something mundane, like unloading their car. Unfortunately for Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale, however, that’s exactly what had […]

Juventus Star Giorgio Chiellini Reveals He Was an AC Milan Fan but 'Improved'

Games between Juventus and AC Milan are always a little spicy, and Giorgio Chiellini has played in many tussles between the two sides over the last 10 years. The defender has become a legend at Juventus but has now revealed that he was...Show More Summary

PFT’s 2015 Veteran Cuts Tracker

The following is a list of notable veterans released or waived since the beginning of February. Players who have indicated they will retire are omitted from the list. We will update the tracker with signings and other cuts throughout the offseason: Ex-Chiefs WR Donnie Avery Ex-Falcons OG Justin Blalock Ex-Jaguars CB Will Blackmon Ex-Washington DE…

Arsenal Transfer News: Isco Set for Real Madrid Extension, Rumours on Paul Pogba

Reported Arsenal transfer target Isco is closing in on a contract extension with Real Madrid, likely putting an end to persistent rumours regarding the future of the talented Spaniard. The 22-year-old midfielder is enjoying a fine season for Los Blancos but has nevertheless been linked with a move to the Premier League. Show More Summary

Study warns proposed NFL stadium in Los Angeles could inspire terrorism

St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke, who proposed plans to build a new stadium in Inglewood, Calif., earlier this year, got some potentially disappointing news on Friday when a study came out alleging the facility would be an attractive target for terrorists. Of course, he might want to take the findings with an entire salt […]

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the basketball icon, reinvented as culture vulture

“You are the man, Mr. Jabbar,” somebody shouts down what is normally a quiet, long hallway in the Department of Justice. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who is, in fact, the man, having scored more points than anyone in National Basketball Association history, even Michael, Kobe and LeBron, nods but doesn’t break his stride. Show More Summary

NHL Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Tyler Bozak, Chris Stewart and More

The NHL trade deadline is often vastly overhyped, but because the standings have become so clustered behind the league-leading Nashville Predators, the demand this year is noticeably higher. As any Economics 101 course will teach you,...Show More Summary

LVG on Man United 2 – Sunderland 0: In the second half we played very well [video]

A Wayne Rooney double secured another underwhelming win for Manchester United on Saturday, against Sunderland. Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal admitted his side started slowly, perhaps due to the defeat at Swansea last time out. But, LVG felt Manchester United were impressive in the second half and fully deserved their 2-0 win. Unsurprisingly, towards […]

Rousey vs. Zingano: Breaking Down UFC 184 Main Event Fight

"Rowdy" Ronda Rousey will face the stiffest test of her mixed-martial-arts career on Saturday night at UFC 184. Cat Zingano is the strongest, most diverse challenger in the women's bantamweight division. Rousey has run through every opponent en route to a 10-0 record and her current standing as the UFC women's bantamweight champion. Show More Summary

Jon Jones, Anthony Johnson Prank Dana White by Reenacting Jones-Cormier Brawl

The UFC held a press event hours before Saturday's UFC 184 entitled “Welcome to the Show.” It was similar to its “The Time Is Now” event held earlier this year, but this one focused on the next wave of slated fights. And the event had a little comedy at the end. Show More Summary

UFC 184: Latest Fight Card Predictions and Projected Winners

UFC 184 has a different feel to it. Not only do the co-main events feature women's bouts in the wake of Chris Weidman's injury, but they promise to be two of the more hotly contested—if not important—fights of the year, both for the promotion and the women involved. Holly Holm vs. Show More Summary

DC Josh Kalis Appreciation Night

Last night, DC shoes surprised Josh Kalis with an Appreciation night. He was told that it was just going to be a wear-test for his new shoe, The Wolf, but The post DC Josh Kalis Appreciation Night appeared first on Transworld Skateboarding.

UFC 184 Rousey vs. Zingano: Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

UFC 184's main event features the most dominant champion in the UFC today. Ronda Rousey steps back inside the Octagon on Saturday to defend her title against No. 1-ranked contender Cat Zingano. Zingano earned her title shot with a win...Show More Summary

Fury stops Hammer; Eubank Jr beats Chudinov in ugly fight

1 hour agoSports / Boxing : BoxingNews24

By Scott Gilfoid: #1 WBO heavyweight contender Tyson Fury (24-0, 18 KOs) defeated a very sluggish looking and incredibly slow Christian Hammer (17-4, 10 KOs) by an 8th round stoppage on Saturday night [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com

Frampton-Avalos early results

1 hour agoSports / Boxing : BoxingNews24

Odyssey Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom Viktor Plotnykov UD 12 Denton Vassell Dillian Whyte TKO 4 Beka Lobjanidze Conrad Cummings UD 8 Roberto Palenzuela More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com

NASCAR Xfinity Series at Atlanta 2015: Results: Winner, Standings and Reaction

After finishing second to Joey Logano in the Daytona 500 last week, Kevin Harvick returned the favor Saturday by beating out his chief rival to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series Hisense 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The win was a continuation...Show More Summary

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