Pain, luck, fans -- and God -- see Russian Federation home over Spain

Luka Modric spurned a golden opportunity to put Croatia in front with six minutes of extra time left to play, but his penalty was comfortably held by Kasper Schmeichel. Have your say in the comment section below. However, star man James Rodriguez is ... More..

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Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers

Rich Paul informed the Cavaliers on Friday that he would not opt-in to his $35.6 million contract for the 18-19 season. James wasn't planning to have any face-to-face meetings, but Saturday night he met wit...More..

LEBRON JAMES Heads West To Play For LAKERS | CELTICS Roundtable
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

LEBRON JAMES Heads West To Play For LAKERS | CELTICS Roundtable

The Celtics were the favorite to win the 2019 Eastern Conference championship at dusk last night. The Cavs became the first team to rally back from a 3-1 deficit in the Finals, and they did so against a team th...More..

Egypt striker Mohamed Salah greets fans who turned up at his doorstep
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Egypt striker Mohamed Salah greets fans who turned up at his doorstep

Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah was forced to call local police as fans swamped his family home in Egypt. Though not fully fit he shrugged off the shoulder injury sustained in a collision with Sergio Ramos ...More..

Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool Reportedly Target Spurs Star Heung-Min Son
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool Reportedly Target Spurs Star Heung-Min Son

The South Korea global has scored 47 goals in 140 appearances since joining Spurs from Bayer Leverkusen in 2015. Son, who has two years left to run on his current deal, was thought to be in negotiations with ...More..

Israel Folau loses appeal to overturn controversial one-match ban
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Israel Folau loses appeal to overturn controversial one-match ban

Melbourne aren't giving up on a maiden Super Rugby finals berth despite blowing a golden chance to take control of the Australian conference. "It's massive to get the win in terms of the Australian conference...More..

NBA Twitter reacts to LeBron signing with Lakers
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

NBA Twitter reacts to LeBron signing with Lakers

The Philadelphia 76ers reportedly also had strong interest in the 33-year-old, who is regarded as one of the greatest players in National Basketball Association history. It's widely known that Philadelphia ha...More..

'Motivated' Keita ready to follow in Gerrard's footsteps at Liverpool
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

'Motivated' Keita ready to follow in Gerrard's footsteps at Liverpool

Keita was unveiled as a Reds player earlier in the week, being given the No. 8 shirt by former incumbent Steven Gerrard . "He's a big personality", Alonso, who came up against Keita twice during his final se...More..

LeBron James signs with Lakers
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

LeBron James signs with Lakers

For the second time in his career, James is saying goodbye to the Cleveland Cavaliers , who drafted the teenage sensation from Akron in 2003 and have to be satisfied with winning just one title in the 11 ye...More..

LeBron James speaks with Cavs as free agency opens
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

LeBron James speaks with Cavs as free agency opens

He knows what he wants and he's very familiar with the Cavaliers after leading them to four straight NBA Finals since returning as a free agent in 2014 following four seasons in Miami. Much like the Lakers,...More..

LeBron James signs for Lakers
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

LeBron James signs for Lakers

Free agency began at 12:01 a.m. Sunday, and James had waited until July 8 and July 11 to announce his previous decisions. Caldwell-Pope, 25, will head into his second season with the Lakers after finishing ...More..

Lakers' odds now 7/2 to win NBA Finals after LeBron decision
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Lakers' odds now 7/2 to win NBA Finals after LeBron decision

The disgruntled star of the Spurs has been adamant about wanting a trade out of San Antonio with the Lakers the only team he's willing to play for. The Cavs were swept in the NBA Finals this past season by ...More..

Oregon State beats Arkansas to win College World Series
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Oregon State beats Arkansas to win College World Series

They knew it as soon as they completed that ninth-inning rally Wednesday, stunning their opponent with gutsy heroics. Arkansas never stood a chance. Bonfield remarked Abel was getting the shin-high strike f...More..

PGA: Ancer, Molinari share lead at National as Tiger stalls
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

PGA: Ancer, Molinari share lead at National as Tiger stalls

Beau Hossler , who was runner up last week at the Travelers Championship, fired a four-under 66 to get into a share of the lead with Ryan Armour (65) and Brian Gay (64). He pulled away when he reached t...More..

LeBron James signs four-year, $154 million deal with Los Angeles Lakers
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

LeBron James signs four-year, $154 million deal with Los Angeles Lakers

The Lakers are considered strong candidates to sign James, but he also has an offseason home in L.A. Yet whatever pitfalls that might come with how James goes about his decision, the Cavs, according to the ...More..

by | Monday, July 02, 2018

France’s Mbappe set to donate World Cup earnings to charity

According to L'Equipe, Mbappe will be donating the entirety of his World Cup earnings to the Preiers de Cordees association, a charity that aims to organize sports activities for children with disabilities. "...More..

Murray in no hurry to return to Wimbledon, Tennis News & Top Stories
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Murray in no hurry to return to Wimbledon, Tennis News & Top Stories

Fifth seed Jelena Ostapenko overpowered Romanian Mihaela Buzanescu 6-1 6-2 and will face Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska who was given a walkover by former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova after the third seed...More..

Spain's Iago Aspas thought he scored before Russian Federation keeper's brilliant kick save
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Spain's Iago Aspas thought he scored before Russian Federation keeper's brilliant kick save

It was the fifth time in a row a World Cup host nation has won a penalty shootout, Federation Internationale de Football Association said. Both defenders were involved in the defining incidents of this last...More..

Croatia vs. Denmark, Last 16
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Croatia vs. Denmark, Last 16

Croatia work the ball into Denmark's box. This has given added impetus to this tie with both sides being impressive going into tonight's battle in Nizhny Novgorod. "What I can say about Eriksen is he's a f...More..

Paul George Plans To Stay With Oklahoma City Thunder; Twitter Reacts
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Paul George Plans To Stay With Oklahoma City Thunder; Twitter Reacts

Wojnarowski reported that the third year of the agreed-upon deal is a player option, meaning Grant will have the option of going back on the market in two years if he increases his value. That's almost a $300...More..

Paul signs huge Rockets deal, George and Durant staying put
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Paul signs huge Rockets deal, George and Durant staying put

The star point guard is poised to sign a four-year, $160 million max contract to stay with the Rockets , ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported at the stroke of midnight ET on Saturday, as the National Basketbal...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

World Cup Hosts Russia Knock Off Spain In Penalties

Spain controlled the game as expected but struggled to create genuine chances, with Akinfeev sharp on the few occasions they did before saving from Koke and Iago Aspas to seal a 4-3 win on penalties. Pique als...More..

Organisers Make Move To Ban Chris Froome From The Tour De France
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Organisers Make Move To Ban Chris Froome From The Tour De France

Froome is being investigated by world cycling's governing body after double the allowed level of legal asthma drug Salbutamol was found in his urine during his 2017 Vuelta a Espana win. The French Olympic...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Luka Modric hails "world class" Christian Eriksen ahead of last-16 tie

Croatia and Denmark meet tonight in what will be the fourth knockout tie of the World Cup . Saturday's dramatic last-16 openers, which featured 10 goals, marked a handing on of the torch to a new generati...More..

'Akinfeev for president!' Compliments fly for Russian Federation shootout savior Akinfeev
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

'Akinfeev for president!' Compliments fly for Russian Federation shootout savior Akinfeev

Ramos kept Spain in it before Cheryshev put the hosts on the brink of the quarterfinals. A right-wing Isco cross isolated Ignashevich and Sergio Ramos at the back post, the Russian Federation defender tur...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Luka Modric, Ivan Rakitic Key As Croatia Face Denmark

Only Ivan Perisic and Luka Modric kept their place in the starting lineup. Modric, who plays a similar role in the Croatia midfield, admits that his side have to find a way to stop the Real Madrid pla...More..

Injuries raise doubts about Brazil’s World Cup preparations
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Injuries raise doubts about Brazil’s World Cup preparations

Brazil secured their place in the last 16 of the World Cup thanks to a 2-0 win over Serbia last night in their final Group E clash. "This favouritism comes from you", Casemiro told reporters at Brazil's ...More..

Iran striker Azmoun quits national team
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Iran striker Azmoun quits national team

The 30-year-old was part of the Iranian World Cup squad, but didn't get any playing time. Iran missed out on qualifying for the knockout stages by one point. A win would have given them first place in the gro...More..

Lewis Hamilton hopes Mercedes updates frighten rivals - Austrian Grand Prix 2018
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Lewis Hamilton hopes Mercedes updates frighten rivals - Austrian Grand Prix 2018

Bottas led Hamilton by 0.019 seconds to get his first pole of the season. Mercedes are unbeaten in four races at the Red Bull Ring since the track was re-introduced to the calendar in 2014. While Hamilton s...More..

'Schadenfreude:' The world reacts to Germany's shock exit
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

'Schadenfreude:' The world reacts to Germany's shock exit

However, they are a Nation with a longstanding history of churning out high-quality soccer players by the dozen, so it probably won't be that hard for them to look internally and find the right talent they need...More..

Paul George to sign with Thunder
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Paul George to sign with Thunder

As of now, all signs seem to point to LeBron joining the Los Angeles Lakers . Last year, George told the Pacers, with whom he'd spent his whole career, that he planned to opt out in the summer of 2018 and sign...More..

Eddie Hearn makes bold claim regarding Anthony Joshua vs Alexander Povetkin
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Eddie Hearn makes bold claim regarding Anthony Joshua vs Alexander Povetkin

Wilder tweeted that he had been offered: "Something that's equivalent to a pack of peanuts and load bread and a jar of honey". Wilder, 32, was said to be ready to fight Joshua in the United Kingdom, where the...More..

Dallas Mavericks actively trying to trade for DeAndre Jordan
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Dallas Mavericks actively trying to trade for DeAndre Jordan

So, do not be surprised if Jordan is not a Maverick when all the dust settles. Austin was traded to the Washington Wizards for Washington's starting center, Marcin Gortat . With rookies Luka Doncic and Jal...More..

Paul George Expected To Immediately Re-Sign With Thunder
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Paul George Expected To Immediately Re-Sign With Thunder

Paul George #13 of the Oklahoma City Thunder stands on the court during their game against the Sacramento Kings at Golden 1 Center on November 7, 2017 in Sacramento, California. I know who I am as a player. ...More..

Angelina Jolie Channels Meghan Markle At Royal Event
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Angelina Jolie Channels Meghan Markle At Royal Event

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex , famously wore a gown by the brand for her official engagement portraits with Prince Harry , and it was rumoured they were a strong contender to design her wedding dress. As Nicholl...More..

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 questions surrounding reported offer for Kawhi Leonard
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 questions surrounding reported offer for Kawhi Leonard

James has until 11:59 p.m. ET on Friday night to exercise the one-year player option remaining on his contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers . The Philadelphia 76ers have recognized the Spurs' and L.A. "Brett...More..

Kevin Durant will sign 2-year contract with Golden State Warriors
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Kevin Durant will sign 2-year contract with Golden State Warriors

According to ESPN's Zach Lowe , the Dubs are interested in the 38-year-old and the feeling is mutual. Whether or not Crawford is a good fit for the Warriors depends on your perspective. I don't know what Ke...More..

Sixers target Paul George informs Oklahoma City he'll become a free agent
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Sixers target Paul George informs Oklahoma City he'll become a free agent

Nas reportedly will perform at the party. He also spoke very highly of the Thunder and their front office group, and at one point he indicated he feels inclined to reward them for taking a chance by trading f...More..

LeBron James Declined His Player Option…So Now What?
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

LeBron James Declined His Player Option…So Now What?

James is now eligible to sign a five-year supermax deal with the Cavaliers that would be worth $205 million over five seasons. Amid reports of James being in Los Angeles already, the Sixers All-Star twee...More..

Danny Ings has agreement with Klopp to leave Liverpool this summer
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Danny Ings has agreement with Klopp to leave Liverpool this summer

Danny Ings will reportedly look to leave Liverpool this summer after three years at Anfield. But on the contrary, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp doesn't want to lose his man but perhaps he understands fro...More..

Madrid tell Liverpool that Asensio is not for sale
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Madrid tell Liverpool that Asensio is not for sale

Chelsea will reportedly target AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma if they can not sign Alisson from Roma this summer. Thibaut Courtois could be heading the same way too, with Madrid reportedly i...More..

DeAndre Jordan to opt out of deal, become free agent
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

DeAndre Jordan to opt out of deal, become free agent

The Golden State Warriors are already loaded. Jordan can't officially sign a new contract until the moratorium ends next Friday, however. Blake Griffin, Chris Paul , and now Jordan are all now in different c...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

What we know about his pending free agency

However, LeBron's options may be more limited than they seem, because they typically rely on convincing another player to join him. In fact, losing James in free agency would drop the team below the league's ...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Paul George informs Oklahoma City Thunder he will become unrestricted free agent

But at the same time, it's like, what's the best move, though? In a way, it's like I want to come here, and play for the home team and put a Lakers jersey on. Now, it appears that their stubbornness could backf...More..

Uruguay 1-0 Portugal
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Uruguay 1-0 Portugal

Uruguay's previous five goals at Russian Federation 2018 all came from set-pieces but they opened the scoring in the seventh minute with a goal of the highest quality. At the other end is Uruguay's Luis Sua...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo refuses to discuss Portugal future after World Cup exit
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo refuses to discuss Portugal future after World Cup exit

Ronaldo will be almost 38 by the time the next World Cup comes around in Qatar in 2022. He played 334 times for Barcelona before leaving at the end of last season for China to join Herbei China Fortune. Cur...More..

Messi reminded of Ronaldo in mural outside hotel
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Messi reminded of Ronaldo in mural outside hotel

An absolute bargain at £6.3 million. The former Chile coach said he had no plans to step down whether or not the twice world champions beat France to set up a quarter-final against Portugal or Uruguay. Fran...More..

Tiger Woods Appears To Be Making A Change To His Game
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Tiger Woods Appears To Be Making A Change To His Game

The 14-time major champion has used a blade putter his entire professional career, but a drastic dip in putting form this season has Woods ready for a switch. "If I find something that helps me play better, so ...More..

Germany sent packing from World Cup during group stages
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Germany sent packing from World Cup during group stages

Instead, the Germans have become the fourth defending champions in the last five tournaments to be eliminated in the group stage following a 2-0 loss to South Korea on Wednesday. "I spent my teenage years a...More..

Eurovision and World Cup glory in the sights of eternal optimist Iceland
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Eurovision and World Cup glory in the sights of eternal optimist Iceland

With just one point each, Iceland and Argentina would both have to win to qualify, but the Nordic team has a slight edge in goal difference. Arnason, in fact, is taking inspiration from the spiky nature...More..