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Arizona's Allonzo Trier Has Been Ruled Ineligible

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In a statement in January of 2017, Trier said he was "shocked" to learn he tested positive for a banned performance-enhancing drug, for which he was ruled ineligible for UA's first 19 games of the 2016-17 season . The NCAA cleared him the following January, and he played in the Wildcats' final 18 games of the season. He reportedly took a drug given to him by a relative after he was involved in a auto accident between his freshman and sophomore seasons, unaware it contained the banned ... Read More »

What do you make of Red Bull's special F1 livery?

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While nothing has been officially announced by either party, it is widely thought that Renault will no longer supply engines to Red Bull from the end of this season, leaving the Austrian outfit with severely limited options. Before today I'd only done a couple of installs with the Halo, so it was pretty new - but I really didn't notice it was there. "Honestly, unless there's [trackside signage] above, I don't see any issues at all on a flat track". Read More »

Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country medal - and it's gold

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Cross-country skiing medal action at Pyeongchang 2018 is due to resume on Saturday (February 24), when the men's 50km mass start classic event is scheduled. It's what I've been working on for 20 years and with this team, for the last five years and ... wow. "I'm very, very happy for Jessie and Kikkan today taking a gold medal", Bjoergen said. Read More »

Russian chiefs confirm curler tested positive

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Russia's Sport Minister Pavel Kolobkov told the RBC business portal that the result a "malfunction" and said it was "important to understand whose fault it was". In a statement, the Russian delegation in Pyeongchang said: "We express our honest regret over the fact of the incident". The Court of Arbitration for Sport opened a case against Krushelnitsky following a request from the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Read More »

Mueller reportedly crossing Trump 'red line,' investigating Kushner's business dealings

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White House senior adviser Jared Kushner looks on during a meeting between President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of Vietnam in the Cabinet Room of the White House, on May 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. When asked by The New York Times previous year if he would fire Mueller for looking at his family's finances, Trump was noncommittal. Officials said that absent direct presidential intervention, he is not expected to receive a permanent clearance before the Friday ... Read More »

Purdue Gets a Gut Check Win Over Penn State 76-73

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP ) After a rough 10-day stretch, sixth-ranked Purdue rediscovered the joy of a well-played game. Three Nittany Lions scored in double figures with sophomore guard Tony Carr taking the lead with 19 points, Garner adding 17 with 11 coming in the second half, and Lamar Stevens with 11 on the night. Read More »

Ryan Donato Scores Twice as USA Beats Slovakia in Olympics Hockey 2018

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The U.S. will face Slovakia for a berth in the quarterfinals. Less than a minute later, Terry again assisted as Wisniewski scored his goal on a power play to put America up 2-0. Donato's two goals, both assisted by Terry, represented a much-needed breakout for the USA college kids. Donato, 21, has now tallied five points in four Olympic games - highlighted by another two-goal performance against Slovakia back on February 16. Read More »

Ex-Skadden Atty Pleads Guilty In Mueller Probe

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Manafort was sacked in August 2016, after reports circulated suggesting possible improper payments he received from a Kremlin-backed political party aligned with Manafort's former client and Ukranian president Viktor Yanukovych. In truth, the charge alleges, he spoke with Mr Gates and Person A in September 2016 about the report, and "surreptitiously recorded the calls". He is also the son-in-law of German Khan, a Ukrainian-Russian billionaire businessman. Read More »

Canadian Ice Dancers Make History, Winning Gold In Pyeongchang

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En route to the top of the PyeongChang podium, they notched the highest short dance score ever recorded and also set the record for highest overall scores. The two, both born in the US, represented South Korea at PyeongChang and scored 86.52 points and posted an overall 147.74 points. Many events start anywhere from 11 p.m.to 3 a.m.in the east. Read More »

Bucs release Doug Martin

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The Patriots are known for turning disgruntled or underperforming veterans into positive contributors, though, and Martin is just two years removed from earning first-team All-Pro honors in 2015. He recorded just 406 rushing yards and three touchdowns on 2.9 yards per carry. Martin had a bounce-back season as he started all 16 games as the Buccaneers running back. Read More »

Auburn F McLemore suffers gruesome leg injury

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You got potential for a shock there". McLemore, who dislocated his left ankle and fractured his tibia, had to be taken off the court on a stretcher. McLemore was coming off perhaps his best game of the season as he scored 13 points and had 11 rebounds as the third-ranked Tigers (23-4) knocked off Kentucky Tuesday. Read More »

South Korea hockey coach will stay two more years

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Canada opened the tournament with a 5-1 over Switzerland. Fitting, perhaps, that Saturday's misstep came 20 years after one of the most crushing losses in Canadian Olympic hockey history, the semi-final defeat to the Czechs that also came via the dreaded shootout. Read More »

Antonio Conte thanks Chelsea fans for their support during West Brom win

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A beaming Conte, whose side had lost their previous two Premier League games at home to Bournemouth and at Watford , hurried round the pitch after the whistle, shaking hands. At the time West Brom were 17th and had taken ten points from 12 league matches. Conte added that he was encouraged by the gradual return to form of his strikers. Read More »

AJ McCarron wins grievance, will become unrestricted free agent

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Prior to the start of his rookie year, the Bengals placed McCarron on the non-football injury (NFI) list with soreness in his throwing shoulder. I'm just super excited. Back in October, the Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals agreed to a trade sending Bengals backup quarterback A.J. McCarron to Cleveland. The Browns tried to trade for McCarron at the trade deadline on October 31, 2017 but failed to properly communicate the terms of the deal with the league office in time nixing the ... Read More »

Sky and BT fly high on Premier League rights

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Sky will now air 128 games a season, up from 126 matches currently and it now has the first pick game every weekend plus Saturday evening fixtures for the first time, all screened on Sky's dedicated Premier League channel. Sky will air 128 games a season, up from 126 matches now. Sky boasted that it "remains the home of Premier League football". BT is paying less in total, but is paying more per game than at the last auction, where it paid £960m for 42 games per season. Read More »

Gay Canadian figure skater Eric Radford creates history at the Winter Olympics

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He and partner Meagan Duhamel took the top spot in the pairs free skate program with their show-stopping routine set to Adele's " Hometown Glory ". Rippon, who is the first openly gay athlete to compete for the United States at the Winter Olympics, made headlines when he refused to meet US Vice President Mike Pence after criticising his history with the LGBT community. Read More »

Decision on Honda Classic depends on soreness, says Tiger Woods

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Woods and Riviera go way back. Thomas relayed to Woods that was year before he was born. While Woods drives the headlines, this week's Genesis Open features one of the deepest, most compelling fields of the season. "For a while there, that wasn't the case. I've always played well around here", said Casey after his near-miss. I'm just a person that they could bounce ideas off of. Read More »

Team USA blows 3rd period lead, falls in OT

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USA side could feel comfortable with their lead, it's just Slovenia, right? Blaz Gregorc cut the lead in half on a shot from the point through a pile-up of bodies in front of the net. Not long after Russian defense screwed things up in their own end and allowed Bakos to bolt away and tie things up. The Americans outshot Slovenia 11-3 in the first period. Read More »

'Mauricio Pochettino & Antonio Conte's next moves hinge on Real Madrid vs PSG'

The capital club may have a 12 point lead at the top of Ligue1, but they face a huge test on Wednesday, making the trip to the Santiago Bernabeu to face Madrid in the Champions League . This is probably the biggest match of the UEFA Champions League . "With my experience, I will still put my money on the people who are used to getting there", the Al-Rayyan coach told Omnisport. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino: We deserved to win

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However, the Premier League's top scorer has revealed his admiration for one-club man Totti ahead of Tottenham's Champions League encounter in Italy. we are going to be aggressive, we are going to be fearless and we are going to try to win". "I'm not so presumptuous or arrogant to think I can". "Of course we are sorry for him", Pochettino said. Read More »

Newcastle beat Manchester United as Huddersfield win at last

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Jose Mourinho paid tribute to the fighting spirit of Newcastle United's players after their 1-0 win over Manchester United . Jonjo Shelvey brought a fine one-handed save out of David de Gea just five minutes in, as Newcastle made a bold start against a team they last beat at home in the top flight in January 2012. Read More »

Colts reportedly have Frank Reich as their favorite for HC

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The team announced it was "surprised and disappointed" when McDaniels told the Colts he was staying with the Patriots "after agreeing to contract terms" with Indianapolis. Reich showed excellent moxie during the Eagles playoff run to the championship. "He was a valuable member of our staff, and we have all benefited from working with him over the last two years", Eagles coach Doug Pederson said in a statement. Read More »

Jos Buttler wants another crack at Australia in Trans-Tasman tri-series

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A career opener for Australia , the returned Aaron Finch found himself shuffled down as far as No. 5 with Maxwell coming in at the fall of Lynn's wicket, and quickly reprising his effective Hobart stand with Short. He arrived when England had lost three wickets inside the first four overs, and nudged just above a run a ball early in his stay, but struggled to up the tempo against Ashton Agar, Marcus Stoinis and the slower-ball variations of AJ Tye. Read More »

Potters' penalty woes - Saturday's best Premier League stats

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While sitting fourth in the Premier League and having qualified for the knockout stages of the Champions League may be most clubs' dreams, its nearly been a season of nightmares for Chelsea . So who is SAM backing to win over the weekend? With the current holders of the famous trophy having also slipped out of the FA Cup, their next two outings will be in Europa League action - as they prepare to face Swedish minnows Ostersund at the last-32 stage. Read More »

Lindsey Vonn runs into travel snag trying to get to Winter Olympics

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While I love the Summer Olympics for the gymnastics, track, and of course, the men's volleyball team, the Winter Olympics holds a special place in my heart for my first love, skiing. The four championships are tied for first. If Vonn can keep her skis on the ground and her tuck low, Goggia would have to have the race of a lifetime to beat her. Read More »

Norwegian chefs accidentally order 15000 eggs for Olympic team

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The eggs are needed to cook breakfasts for team members while they compete in Pyeongchang. 'Fortunately, we could return most of the order, but we were quite surprised when they carried the eggs up to us. He said it was important to enjoy the Games as well as scramble for medals. Chef Ståle Johansen said the kitchen team would be cooking "almost 24 hours a day" to feed the athletes their rigorous diet. Read More »

Meet Team USA's 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Flag Bearer Erin Hamlin

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I can wait until 2022", he wrote on February 8. Th 31-year-old from Remsen, New York, made history four years ago in Sochi when she became the first USA athlete ever to win an Olympic singles luge medal by securing bronze. The U.S. Olympic Committee, an organization that never passes up a chance to shoot itself in the foot, came up with a voting process that could quite plausibly end in a tie. Read More »

South Africa vs India, 2018: 3rd ODI - Statistical Highlights

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Off his second ball, Kuldeep sent Markram packing for a hard-fought 32. But they are losing wickets in a heap in the middle-overs, which is the reason why they are not getting to their target scores. The South African skipper danced down the track after spotting the loop but paid the price for not accounting for the dip. Goswami made history when she dismissed Laura Wolvaardt in the fifth over. Read More »

Colts officially hire McDaniels as head coach

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New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels and Tom Brady have been attached at the hip since 2004, when the coaching guru was promoted from assistant to a quarterbacks coach. Perhaps McDaniels is waiting to see if Belichick is preparing his retirement - Belichick didn't entertain those questions Monday. The Patriots have lost both their coordinators to head coaching positions. Read More »

Todd Frazier signs with the Mets for 2 years, $17 million

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Then in July of that season, Frazier's fortunes were about to change when the New York Yankees acquired the once-promising third baseman from the Chicago White Sox just after the All-Star break. Todd Frazier is staying in NY. Cabrera has publicly stated in the past his desire to play second base rather than third. The 31-year old Frazier is likely to be the team's everyday third baseman. Read More »

EPL: Crystal Palace, Newcastle share spoils

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Second half, they came back at us and we did well to hold on to a draw. Palace threatened nearly from kick-off when a through-ball from Milivojevic sent Wilfried Zaha through on goal but his heavy touch took possession too close to Karl Darlow, who dived low to collect. Read More »

After surgery, Eagles fan frets: Did I miss the Super Bowl?

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Parks said she knew her mom, Marnie, was taking video of her as she babbled about her love for the Eagles through a mouth full of cotton packing - in fact, Haley took a few herself. I trust in St. Nick, ' she says. "While excited, it felt like a betrayal because I wasn't sure if I could stomach going to the biggest sporting event in the country if my Eagles weren't a participant in it". Read More »