Ireland captain defends David Pocock against 'cancer' sledge

Ireland captain Peter O'Mahony rejected a tasteless sledge against David Pocock and hailed the Australian breakaway as an "incredible rugby player" ahead of the second Test in Melbourne. Irish Independent columnist and former Ireland international Neil Francis called Pocock "a cancer on the game" after the Wallabies' 19-8 win in the opening Test and it fell to O'Mahony to engage […]

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20 Rumoured Wrestling Couples That Were Never Confirmed

The rise of social media has benefited the wrestling world in so many ways, given that there are so many promoters all over the world who have been able to use the wider online audience to their advantage, but there are also downfalls to the involvement of technology in the wrestling world. Wrestlers have become aware of the fact that […]

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Billings back, but Saints wield axe

Jack Billings is back, but St Kilda have wielded the axe for their potentially circuit-breaking trip to Gold Coast. The Saints have dropped youngsters Nick Coffield and Ed Phillips, big man Tom Hickey, and small forward Jack Lonie for Saturday’s match with the Suns – placed one ladder position above them in 15th. In addition to Billings key defender Jake […]

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Sanchez returns to Yankees lineup — will his bat return, too?

Gary Sanchez was back from his mini-break Thursday night after just two games. It remains to be seen if he’s back from his slump. The struggling Yankees catcher returned to the lineup in the series opener against the Rays, and manager Aaron Boone said Sanchez’s funk hasn’t left him timid but angry. “I think he’s a little bit frustrated and […]

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LeBron-to-Lakers momentum appears to be building

Is the plot unraveling for the Hollywood story? The summer of LeBron James, in which no morsel is too minute to investigate, every possible breadcrumb of news an opportunity to follow down the rabbit hole, is fully underway. Jeanie Buss, the owner of the Lakers, is well aware. Jerry Buss’ daughter offered a tweet tailor-made for 2018 on Wednesday night, […]

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NBA Rumors: Lakers Could Sign LeBron James, Paul George & Chris Paul By Giving Up Lonzo Ball & Brandon Ingram

Can the Los Angeles Lakers sign the ‘Big Three’ of LeBron James, Paul George, and Chris Paul in free agency? Since assuming front office roles, Lakers President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson and General Manager Rob Pelinka have revealed their ambitious plan of bringing multiple superstars in Los Angeles. They already started creating salary cap space for two maximum-salaried players […]

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Rampant Russia pummel Saudis 5-0 in World Cup opener

Russia launched the World Cup in emphatic style on Thursday when they outclassed a feeble Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the tournament's opening match to end a nine-month winless run and give the host nation's team and fans the lift they desperately needed. Substitute Denis Cheryshev scored twice – the first after a piece of skill that would have graced a […]

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Yankees might want YES Network back

The Yankees are considering buying back control of YES Network, according to sources. The Yankees currently own 20 percent of the network they founded in 2001. The 80 percent owned by 21st Century Fox is currently part of a multi-billion-dollar deal that is being competed for by Fox and Comcast. When the Yankees started the process of selling their majority […]

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Jerry Blevins blows it again as Mets’ free fall continues

PHOENIX — Jerry Blevins, lefty specialist, continued his role as lefty arsonist Thursday night, placing further strain on this inept Mets lineup. Maybe the Mets would have been sunk even if Blevins did his job and escaped the seventh inning. But there was Blevins allowing the only two batters he faced to reach base, putting the Diamondbacks in position to […]

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