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Memphis Grizzlies superstar Zach Randolph has been accused of strangling a woman at an L.A. hotel … though he is adamant her allegations are 100% false. Here’s what we know … a woman who says she’s a model filed a …
The Grizzlies have gone from Mr. Reliable in Mike Conley to a collection of lesser-known commodities trying to compensate at his point guard position. To say that the Griz are pointed in a different direction is an …
As the Blazers battle for playoff seeding in the Western Conference, they’ve suffered an unfortunate loss. Meyers Leonard will undergo shoulder surgery and miss the rest of the season, the team announced Thursday in a …
Last month, city leaders in Charlotte passed an anti-discrimination law that included protections for gay, lesbian, and transgendered people in the city. Wednesday, the North Carolina legislature overruled them, passing a …
Jimmy Butler has recently tried to make all talk concerning his left knee off limits. He had no choice but to lift that ban after a loss to New York in Madison Square Garden on Thursday night. According to a source, …
Pacers forward Paul George bruised his right leg during Indiana’s 92-84 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday night. The Pacers originally listed George’s return as questionable, but the three-time All-Star did …
A driver had methamphetamine in her system when she hit the car driven by the wife of Thunder assistant coach Monty Williams head-on, resulting in their deaths, according to a lab report by the state’s medical …
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, who has apologized for a now-deleted video showing his speedometer at 118 mph, will soon be talking to coach Steve Kerr about his “poor judgment.” The video, which …
LeBron James says a conversation with Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue following a disheartening loss in Miami last week made him come to a realization on how he must approach the final stage of the regular season as his …
After Kobe Bryant retires next month, he doesn’t plan on watching many NBA games. But it’s not because he’ll miss the game of basketball too much to watch it. It’s also not because he plans on being too busy to …
During the early ’00s, the Trail Blazers were one of the NBA’s most talented and troubled teams. After reaching the Western Conference Finals in two consecutive years (1999 and 2000), the Blazers made some questionable …
Argentina has qualified for the Rio Olympics this summer; they came in second at the FIBA America’s tournament last summer. The did with a roster led by Luis Scola of the Raptors and former NBA player Andrés Nocioni, plus …
Since Axel Toupane’s first 10-day contract with Denver, many Nuggets fans have been clamoring for him to be offered a contract like JaKarr Sampson received: the rest of this year guaranteed, and next year as a non-guaranteed …
When Russell Westbrook breaks into the open court, it’s the kind of heart-stopping, hold-your-breath, what’s-he-gonna-do-here moment that has few rivals in sports. You see it happening, right when he decides to turn on …
here are few better ways to show your fandom than with an awesome throwback jersey. And while there are plenty of sports legends who have come through Boston, one player’s threads still reign supreme. Mitchell & Ness, a …
For the second time this season, an Orlando Magic player is dealing with the shock of major terrorist attacks in the country where he was raised. Center Nikola Vucevic felt sickened when he learned terrorists carried out …
The Warriors were expected to address with Draymond Green a video that appeared on his Snapchat account showing a car occupant’s view of the speed reaching as much as 118 mph. “Obviously, poor judgment,” Green said of the …
The Boston Celtics have sorely missed the presence of forward Jae Crowder the last few weeks, but his return is on the horizon. Celtics head coach Brad Stevens announced on Monday that Crowder will travel with the team on …
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is the NBA’s version of Two-Face. His charred coin — which the Batman villain relies on to dictate his mood — is the play of his team, his post-game demeanor dependent upon how well or how …
The next time someone tells Devin Booker that he should have stayed in college this season, he probably will think about Wednesday night, glance at a pair of a pristine basketball shoes on a shelf and have a hearty …
Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith is not only making plays on the court, he’s doing so off of it as well. Smith is in the process of parting ways with Creative Artists Agency and plans to sign with Rich Paul of …
The best drama series currently not airing on Netflix features an aging President, a frustrated superstar and a star-crossed franchise that can’t seem to get out of its own way. The Knicks under Phil Jackson have produced …
Brandon Jennings emerged from the visitors locker room Wednesday in an arena he’s all too familiar with. The halls he’d walked, the court he knew. He was supposed to be the Detroit Pistons’ answer at point guard, proving …
Kobe Bryant’s 20-year NBA career expires on April 14, the day after his final game, a Staples Center bout between his Los Angeles Lakers and the Utah Jazz. Don’t expect Bryant to take much time off after that last buzzer …
Luol Deng’s versatility and emergence as a scorer have been absolutely vital to the Heat’s survival without Chris Bosh, and they can’t afford to go without him long. The good news for Miami is that Deng thinks …
The Mets announced Friday that they have released veteran right-handed reliever Buddy Carlyle. Carlyle, 38, spent the last three seasons with the Mets and posted a 1.45 ERA in 27 relief appearances for the club in 2014. …
The Toronto Blue Jays sound like they’re closing in on a decision between Aaron Sanchez and Gavin Floyd for the fifth starter’s spot with spring training’s finish line approaching. “We pretty much know what it is,” …
Outfielder Shane Victorino has been told that he won’t make the Cubs’ Opening Day roster, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports. The club has offered to allow him to rehab in Mesa, Arizona, then report to Triple-A …
Nick Markakis never hit lower than fourth in the lineup during his first season with the Braves in 2015, and Adonis Garcia never hit between Freddie Freeman and Markakis in any of the myriad lineups used by Fredi …
The Dodgers have had a good number of injuries this spring. Here’s another one: second baseman Howie Kendrick has hurt his calf. He was scratched from yesterday’s Cactus League game with tightness in his left …
For some reason, this offseason has been the winter of discontent for Hall of Famers confronted bat-flips. Jose Bautista’s ALDS bat-flip from last postseason in some ways jump-started the conversation, and then Bryce …
Let’s just say that spring training is more than long enough. That seems like the only explanation for this one: In putting together the puzzle from multiple replays and what several parties told reporters after the game, …
The Arizona Diamondbacks want out of Chase Field. The team has submitted paperwork to the Maricopa County Board asking that their current lease be modified so the club can play games “in a location other than Chase Field,” …
Despite leaving Thursday’s spring start against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning with a blister on his thumb, NL Cy Young winner Jake Arrieta says it’s a minor ailment and he’ll be ready for Opening Day on April …
The exam of Tigers starter Daniel Norris has gone down and the news is not fantastic: he was diagnosed with non-displaced fractures in his spinous process, which is part of the vertebrae. Which, manager Brad Ausmus said, …
Brett Ballantini interviewed Diamondbacks GM Dave Stewart for MLB Trade Rumors. Most of the answers were standard, like signing Zack Greinke was good and he didn’t take pleasure in taking him away from the NL West rival …
Left-hander Tim Collins will undergo another Tommy John surgery after the tendon graft in his repaired left elbow failed, the Royals announced Thursday. Collins, 26, underwent his first procedure last March, after tearing …
New York Mets outfielder Michael Conforto’s lower back remained tight the morning after departing a Grapefruit League game in Dunedin. Still, Conforto was not alarmed. He was seen by a team doctor at the spring-training …
Josh Hamilton has gotten back on the baseball field this week and says his balky left knee feels better than it has since he was the reigning MVP. There are a few disclaimers, though: — Hamilton is not yet working out …
The key element to the Detroit Tigers’ success in 2016 was always going to be good health. So far its been a rocky start in spring camp. With Anibal Sanchez, Daniel Norris and Alex Wilson all ailing to one degree or another, …
Bat flips and showmanship have become a hot topic in recent years, and especially of late. Hall of Famers Goose Gossage and Johnny Bench recently ripped into Jose Bautista and Bryce Harper, respectively, for their antics on …
Curt Schilling will return to the Monday Night Baseball booth as an analyst in 2016, ESPN tells Vocativ. ESPN previously said it was looking into comments made by baseball analyst Curt Schilling about Democratic …
Alex Rodriguez announced his plans for retirement Wednesday. Well, sort of. Rodriguez revealed his plan to call it quits when his contract expires after the 2017 season, but the slugger indicated to the Daily News later …
David Ross is baseball’s favorite grandpa, which is odd because he doesn’t have any grandchildren and won’t have them anytime soon. He does have a beard with a patch of white hair, like he dunked his chin into a bleach …
Free agent pitcher Justin Masterson will have a pitching showcase on Monday in Phoenix, Arizona, per MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. Masterson says he is pain-free for the first time in a few years. Masterson, 31, struggled …
Mark Appel knows all-too-well the answer to this baseball brainteaser: “Who was the lone player taken before 2015 National League Rookie of the Year Kris Bryant in the 2013 MLB Draft?” Appel was that No. 1 overall …
It is the most awkward and anxious spring training of their careers, spending their entire lives in one organization, but knowing they no longer are part of the future. Cincinnati Reds right fielder Jay Bruce and …
Matt Wieters says that his right elbow is feeling better. He was removed in the first inning of Mar. 12th’s game and has yet to play since. Wieters was asked if he wanted to be the designated hitter for Wednesday’s …
Kansas City has given Ohlendorf his release rather than adding him to the 40-man, MLB.com’s Jeffrey Flanagan tweets. MONDAY: Veteran righty Ross Ohlendorf has opted out of his minor-league deal with the Royals, ESPN’s …
Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki left Wednesday’s spring training game against the New York Mets after he was hit in the hand by a Bartolo Colon …
Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby did not participate in the team’s morning skate on Sunday and is day-to-day after suffering a lower-body …
Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen returned to the lineup on Saturday night against the visiting Philadelphia Flyers after being a head-turning healthy scratch in a 7-5 win over Arizona on Thursday. Johansen, whose …
Patrick Kane came through when the Blackhawks needed him most, as he often does, in a 3-2 shootout win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday afternoon. Before sealing the victory with the lone shootout goal, Kane scored the …
After getting beat a season-high seven times in their previous game, the Coyotes probably would have been encouraged by even marginal improvement as they try to stabilize their lineup sans No. 1 goalie Mike Smith while …
Taylor Hall gave goalie Semyon Varlamov a complimentary tap on the left leg pad after the right one stoned him at the second-period buzzer Saturday. Hall, who is Edmonton’s star left winger and leading scorer, had just put …
Frederik Andersen stopped 21 shots to make his first start in nearly a month a victorious one and the Ducks got goals from Chris Stewart and Ryan Kesler in a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night. The …
An effective power play has the Carolina Hurricanes heading in the right direction. The Pittsburgh Penguins’ power play had a rare good night, too, and new coach Mike Sullivan saw some positives. Not enough, …
At 6-foot-3, 185 pounds, Blue Jackets rookie goaltender Joonas Korpisalo has the size of a modern NHL goaltender. He also has two traits that have always been required of the position: quick reflexes and short …
Jamie Benn had two goals and an assist and the Dallas Stars beat the Montreal Canadiens 6-2 on Saturday night in a battle of first-place teams. Benn regained the NHL lead with 22 goals, passing the Blues’ Vladimir …
In each of the Predators’ past two games, they scored an early first goal but were unable to find another, letting their opponents hang around long enough to win. On Saturday against Minnesota, the Predators found that …
When Blues goaltender Brian Elliott pocketed four victories in his first four appearances this season, he never could have envisioned waiting so long for No. 5. Elliott made 36 saves Saturday, backstopping the Blues to a …
“Definitely a big win for myself and for the guys, they played really well in front of me, they deserved the win,” Bernier said after a 5-0 win Saturday over the powerhouse Los Angeles Kings. The shutout, his first in …
The Canadian world junior squad reportedly won’t include St. Louis Blues forward Robby Fabbri. The rookie won’t be loaned to Canada for the upcoming World Junior Hockey Championship “They had a thin shred of hope that …
David Pastrnak will have one chance to prove he’s ready for the World Junior Hockey Championship. The Boston Bruins assigned the 19-year-old forward to their AHL club in Providence for Saturday’s game against the …
The Canadiens organization was deeply saddened to learn that former player and Hall-of-Famer Richard “Dickie” Moore passed away earlier today in Montreal. Moore was 84. Born in the Montreal borough of Park Extension …
Captain Steven Stamkos wants to make one thing clear: The superstar center, in the final year of his current contract, wants to stay with the Lightning long-term, and believes an extension can still be worked out. …
The Blackhawks sleepwalked through much of a matinee in Buffalo on Saturday, but woke up just in time to escape with a 3-2 shootout victory. Patrick Kane scored off an Artemi Panarin pass in the final second of a …
Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen acknowledged for the first time on Thursday that his summer scare with an elevated heartbeat disrupted his off-season training regimen, leaving him physically unprepared for the start of …
Daniel Sprong is heading back to junior. The Pittsburgh Penguins announced Saturday they’ve returned their second-round selection in last summer’s draft to Charlottetown of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League for the …
While the Avalanche’s top line has been buzzing, noticeable and perhaps even energizing, the line’s direct production of seven goals in the past 11 games isn’t eye-popping. Nathan MacKinnon — still feeling his way at …
Demonstrating a similar attitude to the one he employs in overtime, Johnny Gaudreau would like to get his contract situation resolved sooner rather than later. “I’d like to get it done quicker,” the Calgary Flames …
Erik Gudbranson called Florida’s game Friday night “boring” and he wasn’t wrong. Despite it being the hockey equivalent of a large shot of NyQuil, coach Gerard Gallant seemed to love every minute of it as his …
The Ottawa Senators have closed out their pre-Christmas home schedule in impressive fashion. Now, if they can add a couple more road wins in Florida early next week, they’ll be happily home for the …
It was quite a night here Friday. Pigs flew, hell froze, Donald Trump said something smart and the Vancouver Canucks scored three times and blew two third-period leads before finally beating the Detroit Red Wings 4-3 in a …
When times are tough for a team, counting on the big guns to lead the way is standard operating procedure. So it should come as little surprise that on a night the Winnipeg Jets were looking to snap out of a two-game …
Drew Brees reiterated Thursday that he is “very confident” he will sign his own long-term contract extension with the New Orleans Saints at some point in the wake of coach Sean Payton’s new extension. And when asked …
The New York Jets have made an addition to help their secondary. According to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, the Jets have signed former Texans cornerback Darryl …
The Miami Dolphins are exploring every option as they try to fill out their depleted running backs corps and that includes the possibility of getting a player via trade. The Dolphins have had conversations with multiple …
After another 6-10 season, the Giants will not make any changes to their ticket prices for the 2016 season. In a letter sent to season ticket holders in February, the team announced ticket prices would remain at 2015 …
There was a lot of talk about running back DeMarco Murray possibly returning to the Dallas Cowboys after last year’s disappointing season in Philadelphia. Apparently, it was not just talk among Cowboys fans and Murray …
Four months after being shot twice in the head in a drive-by shooting, Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey is well on the way to recovery. But his status with the team remains undetermined, according to coach Jeff …
If former Rams linebacker James Laurinaitis played a different sport, or a different position, he’d have probably needed Tommy John surgery. But now with the Saints, the veteran linebacker says he’s ready to go in …
By itself, the Robert Griffin III contract agreement with the Cleveland Browns had no impact on the quarterback situation in Denver. RGIII became the Browns’ new backup quarterback after it became evident the Broncos …
Marshawn Lynch memorably announced his retirement via twitter late during Denver’s Super Bowl win over Carolina. That the Seahawks have yet to place Lynch on a reserve/retired list, though, has raised at least a few …
Rams head coach Jeff Fisher says reports claiming the Rams and the NFL worked out an arrangement to allow the team to avoid being on HBO’s Hard Knocks if it drafted Michael Sam are “absurd and 100 percent …
Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians is sick of people bashing football. “People that say, ‘I won’t let my son play [football]’ are fools,” he told The MMQB in a video interview. The NFL is embroiled in controversy …
Former NFL fullback Kevin Turner, who played eight seasons for the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles, died Thursday after a six-year battle with ALS. He was 46. Turner was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral …
It increasingly looks like it’s Broncos or bust for 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday on NFL Total Access that the Cleveland Browns exited the Kaepernick sweepstakes upon …
The San Diego Chargers announced Thursday that they’ve re-signed restricted free agent S Jahleel Addae to a one-year contract. The Chargers used a second-round tender on Addae that will run them $2.553 million for the …
Victory Field, home of the Pittsburgh Pirates Triple-A affiliate, is several blocks away Lucas Oil Stadium where quarterback Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts call home. It’s at Victory Field that Indianapolis …
Miko Grimes’s scorched earth campaign out of Miami continues unabated. The wife of recently-released cornerback Brent Grimes threatened to air the Dolphins’ dirty laundry on Twitter on Thursday. In fact, she’s …
Tight end Chase Ford signed his $1.67 million restricted free agent tender, the Ravens announced Thursday. Ford, 25, did not play a game for the Ravens last season after they signed him off the Minnesota Vikings practice …
The Bengals re-signed defensive tackle Brandon Thompson on Thursday, according to his agency Element Sports Group. Thompson entered free agency for the first time this offseason after being drafted by the Bengals in the …
The New England Patriots are signing free-agent wide receiver Nate Washington, a league source told ESPN’s Field Yates. Terms of the deal were not immediately available. The Patriots hosted Washington on a free-agent …
There are some around the football world that believe Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis should have been shown the door following his team’s epic meltdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers in the playoffs. There …
With the Browns signing quarterback Robert Griffin III, is Josh McCown on the way out? If so, the teams that could be interested include the Jets, Broncos and Rams. ESPN reported on Wednesday, before the Browns signed …
On Thursday the New York Times released a bombshell of a report on the NFL’s research into concussions, claiming the data the league used is “incomplete,” “flawed” and “faulty.” These assertions are made largely in part …
Our man Todd McShay has really done it now — he has connected two live wires: New York Jets. Quarterback. In his updated mock draft, posted Thursday, the ESPN draft analyst has the Jets selecting Memphis …
Former Ravens player Terrence Cody was sentenced Thursday to nine months in the Baltimore County detention center on charges of animal cruelty. Cody, 27, faced the possibility of more than two years in jail. He was …
Robert Griffin III was sold on Cleveland as soon as his meeting with Browns head coach Hue Jackson and associate head coach Pep Hamilton was complete. Now, the former Washington Redskins quarterback is focused on just one …
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[[tmz:video id=”0_tqkihk4e”]] Well, it finally happened … Shaq’s son says he’s 100% confident he can BEAT his old man on the court — saying the NBA legend is just too old and slow to keep up!! For the record, Shareef O’Neal is a stud in his own right…
[[tmz:video id=”0_o07sddgv”]] Signing with the Cleveland Browns could be the BEST thing RG3 ever did — so says Jay Glazer who tells TMZ Sports if there’s one guy who can resurrect the QB, it’s Hue Jackson!   The NFL on FOX reporter was at The Grove…
It’s no wonder Katt Williams got tossed around like a rag doll by a 17-year-old boy … the kid was a bona fide high school wrestler.  Luke Walsh, who wrestled for Gainesville High, is no stranger to the choke hold in which Williams found himself.…
[[tmz:video id=”0_h7v8hcx8″]] Boxing superstar Andre Berto says he spoke with Conor McGregor earlier this week — and tells TMZ Sports he strongly feels the guy should NOT rush into a rematch with Nate Diaz.   Berto’s not just a premiere boxer…
Memphis Grizzlies superstar Zach Randolph has been accused of strangling a woman at an L.A. hotel … though he is adamant her allegations are 100% false.
Seems Draymond Green is off the hook for that whole 118 mph video — with the California Highway Patrol telling us “We can’t investigate an infraction that wasn’t committed in our presence.” As we previously reported, Green posted a video of…
Michael Jordan doesn’t hate rap — and never EVER dissed Method Man and Redman … despite what rapper N.O.R.E. said this week … this according to MJ’s rep.  N.O.R.E.’s story about MJ’s alleged anti-rap comments at a Def Jam Xmas party went viral…
Boxing superstar Adrien Broner is a wanted man — after allegedly beating the crap out of a guy outside a Cincinnati bowling alley in a violent robbery with a gun … TMZ Sports has learned.  TMZ Sports has obtained official documents which show…
[[tmz:video id=”0_ezwgxxzm”]] LeBron James will take his talents out of Cleveland — and play for another team — before his career is over … so says NBA legend Kenny Smith.  The “Inside the NBA” star was out in L.A. — when we asked about all the…
The ex-Baltimore Ravens player who starved his pet dog to death back in 2014 has been sentenced to 9 months in jail for animal cruelty … officials confirm.  27-year-old Terrence Cody — who was cut from the Ravens in 2015 — had been convicted of…
[[tmz:video id=”0_sng731eo”]] You’re looking at 2 of the GREATEST athletes on Earth — Snakebite and Clutch — and if they look happy, it’s cause they just won $1 MILLION at the Halo World Championships!!! The guys are part of the legendary Counter…
Well, that was quick.  Just one day after it was announced the L.A. Rams would be the featured team on the HBO docu-series “Hard Knocks” … cameras have already started to roll.  Check out the scene at the Rams facility in St. Louis … it…
How ’bout that Cowboy??? Here’s 49-year-old Troy Aikman … showing off his ripped physique during a shirtless jog out in Hawaii this week … looking more like a ripped linebacker than a retired QB.  FYI, Aikman is a workout-aholic — he’s raved…
[[tmz:video id=”0_wp3eysbx”]] Wanna date UFC superstar Paige VanZant? Good. Pay attention.  The 21-year-old phenom says she’s still officially on the market — “very single” — after she and UFC fighter Cody Garbrandt broke things off back in…
English soccer star Adam Johnson — a former member of the English national team — was sentenced to 6 years in prison after being convicted of sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl.  The 28-year-old — who played for Sunderland in the English…
The basketball player who was seriously injured in the Brussels terror attacks says he was thinking about his wife and kids in the moments after the blast … and how he NEEDED to live to see them again.  Sebastien Bellin suffered major leg and hip…
Talk about dodging a bullet … Justin Bieber has made peace with the man who wanted to slap the blonde off his head, Nate Diaz — and to prove they’re cool, they took a selfie together.  Bieber and Diaz came face to face at JB’s concert after-party…
[[tmz:video id=”0_iog2q7eb”]] Klay Thompson’s father has some solid dating advice for his superstar son — find a “good girl” — so we had to ask if the famously single Kourtney Kardashian falls into that category.
[[tmz:video id=”0_h6fttilh”]] 6:04 AM PT — Draymond Green addressed the situation after the Warriors game Wednesday night — and didn’t deny being the driver.  “Obviously, poor judgment,” Green said … “But I think it’s kind of out-of-story of…
The Chicago Blackhawks have announced they’ve suspended Garret Ross — after learning he’s being prosecuted in an alleged revenge porn case.
Jordi Cruyff thanks people for their tributes following the death of his father, Netherlands footballing great Johan Cruyff.
Pakistan are knocked out of the World Twenty20 as Australia keep their hopes of reaching the semi-finals alive.
Roger Federer says the knee injury he suffered after the Australian Open occurred while preparing a bath for his twin daughters.
As Luis Suarez makes his competitive return for Uruguay – 20 months after a ban for biting – has he left behind his controversial past?
Harlequins director of rugby Conor O’Shea confirms that he will become head coach of Italy when he leaves the club.
Twenty-seven Russian sportspeople have tested positive for meldonium since it was banned on 1 January.
Never heard of Johan Cruyff? Fear not. Here are five things that the Dutch great has left modern football.
Lionel Messi helps Argentina to a 2-1 win over Chile in South American qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.
Comedian Eddie Izzard has completed his challenge in South Africa to run 27 marathons in 27 days for Sport Relief.
Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy and Phil Mickelson remain unbeaten after day two of the WGC-Dell Match Play in Texas.
Geraint Thomas has withdrawn from the Volta a Catalunya following the fourth stage of the race in Spain.
England’s Jodi Ewart Shadoff is in a four-way share of the lead after round one of the Kia Classic in California.
Gordon Strachan is proud of his side’s “great learning” experience after beating Czech Republic in a friendly in Prague.
PFA chairman Gordon Taylor says Adam Johnson has damaged the game’s reputation after being jailed for six years.
Scotland are out of the World Women’s Curling Championship in Saskatchewan after being defeated by Canada.
England women move up to an all-time high of fourth in the Fifa world football rankings.
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Football is not to blame for Adam Johnson’s crime, but sport must learn from the ex-England winger’s case, writes Tom Fordyce.
He inspired ‘Total Football’ and created the ‘Cruyff turn’ – and that is why Johan Cruyff will never be forgotten, writes Phil McNulty.
Daphne Martschenko has travelled a long way to get to Cambridge, so the 6.8km Boat Race is not something that daunts her.
England dug themselves out of trouble against Afghanistan but should not be as nervous against Sri Lanka, says Jonathan Agnew.
From Kindergarten Klopp to Thelma and Luiz: the best sporting film posters made by you for the BBC Sportsday debate.
They beat Real Madrid 3-0 a decade ago but now Recreativo de Huelva, Spain’s oldest football club, could become a “national disaster”.
Popularity alone can never be the defining factor in how prize money is divided, writes chief sports writer Tom Fordyce.
Olympic sports news from the past week plus what action is coming up.
Two London 2012 race walking medals will be re-allocated after an appeal over Russia’s “selective” disqualification of results.
Fixtures, reports and scorecards from the sixth ICC World Twenty20 tournament, held in India in March and April.
Sir Bradley Wiggins believes Mark Cavendish will make Great Britain’s track team for the Olympic Games later this year.
World champion Para-cyclist Kadeena Cox says she has more to learn in order to improve ahead of the Paralympics.
The Netherlands’ friendly against France will be stopped after 14 minutes for a minute’s silence to remember Johan Cruyff.
Head protection must remain the number one priority says BBC F1 analyst Allan McNish, ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Jason Day suffers a back injury in his opening game at WGC-Dell Match Play but still manages to defeat Graeme McDowell 3&2.
Jockeys Sam Waley-Cohen and Nina Carberry are free to ride in the Grand National after a British Horseracing Authority U-turn.
Jake Webster’s late try helps Castleford end a three-game losing streak with a thrilling victory against rivals Leeds.
Ex-England playmaker Andy Goode prepares to finally hang up his boots after a last Premiership swansong at Newcastle.
Shaun Murphy moves into the quarter-finals of the Players Championship with a 4-1 win over Welshman Dominic Dale.
Swimming’s governing body Fina and Wada will both investigate claims of anti-doping violations by Chinese competitors.
Aljaz Bedene needs three sets to reach round two, just 24 hours after learning he cannot play Davis Cup for Britain.
British freeride snowboarder Sascha Hamm is recovering in intensive care in hospital in Austria after a crash.
Oregon drops defending champ Duke 82-68 in Sweet 16 (Yahoo Sports)
The Oregon Ducks took a double-digit lead early in the second half against the defending national champions, and they never flinched down the stretch. After taking down mighty Duke with remarkably little drama, these high-flying Ducks are on the brink of the Final Four. Dillon Brooks scored 22 points and Oregon advanced with an 82-68 victory over the Blue Devils on Thursday night in the West Region semifinal of the NCAA Tournament.
Top-seeded Kansas tops No. 5 Maryland 79-63 in South Region (Yahoo Sports)
Whether it was nifty moves near the basket or a jumper that fell right all night, Perry Ellis was determined to do whatever he could to push top-seeded Kansas a little bit deeper in the NCAA Tournament. Ellis scored 27 points to match a season high, Wayne Selden Jr. added 19 and Kansas topped No. 5 Maryland for a 79-63 South Region semifinal victory Thursday night. It took time for the Jayhawks (33-4) to get going.
No. 2 seed Villanova routs Miami 92-69 in South semifinal (Yahoo Sports)
The Villanova Wildcats keep looking for a better shot, not content with simply a good look at the basket. Ryan Arcidiacono and Kris Jenkins each scored 21 points and No. 2 seed Villanova never trailed in routing third-seeded Miami 92-69 Thursday night in the South Region semifinal of the NCAA Tournament. ”If any team is shooting the way we’re shooting right now, they’ll easily be the most dangerous team in the country,” Villanova senior forward Daniel Ochefu said.
Act II for RG3: Griffin’s shot to reboot career with Browns (Yahoo Sports)
Back before he rocketed into the NFL as a freakish touchdown-maker, before the knee injury and his downfall in Washington, Robert Griffin III was convinced he’d play for the Browns. During pre-draft workouts in Arizona, Griffin and his agent were set for Cleveland to be his home. No longer viewed as one of football’s brightest and flashiest players but rather a reclamation project, Griffin signed a two-year, $15 million contract Thursday with the Browns, a team on a perpetual mission to find a franchise quarterback.
Woodard, Hield lead Oklahoma’s Sweet 16 romp over Aggies (Yahoo Sports)
The Oklahoma Sooners proved they can thrive quite nicely in the NCAA Tournament even if Buddy Hield isn’t going off. Because of that, the Sooners are one win away from returning to the Final Four for the first time in 14 seasons. Jordan Woodard scored 22 points and Hield had 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead the second-seeded Sooners to a 77-63 romp over third-seeded and cold-shooting Texas A&M; in the NCAA West Regional on Thursday.
A-Rod 75 home runs from matching Bonds’ career record (Yahoo Sports)
Alex Rodriguez plants his right foot in the batter’s box, takes a swing, steps in and taps the plate. One year after his return from a drug suspension, A-Rod is approaching the home run marks of Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron and Barry Bonds. ”I know he gets there in three years,” Yankees great Reggie Jackson said.
Federer to return from 2-month layoff Friday at Key Biscayne (Yahoo Sports)
Roger Federer wasn’t playing tennis when he hurt his knee two months ago. ”It was a very simple movement, probably a movement I’ve done a million times in my life,” Federer said Thursday. Soon his knee was swollen and required arthroscopic surgery to repair torn cartilage.
Former NFL, Tide player Kevin Turner dies after battling ALS (Yahoo Sports)
Former NFL and Alabama fullback Kevin Turner died Thursday at the age of 46 after battling Lou Gehrig’s disease. Turner’s father released a statement on Facebook announcing the death of the former Crimson Tide standout, which was also posted to the Kevin Turner Foundation’s website. Turner was drafted by the New England Patriots and went on to play for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1995-1999.
NASCAR fines Patrick, Kyle Busch after California race (Yahoo Sports)
Danica Patrick has been fined $20,000 by NASCAR for walking near the race track after a crash. Kyle Busch has been fined $10,000 for failing to meet media obligations at California. Patrick was also placed on probation for four races.
Spieth avoids Match Play drama on 18th (Yahoo Sports)
Jordan Spieth had another stress-free day in the Dell Match Play, avoiding some of the drama the 18th hole provided Thursday. Fifteen matches went the distance at Austin Country Club, and there was no shortage of surprises. Daniel Berger never finished against Phil Mickelson when his club hit a rock structure on the way down.
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