• Browns trade LB Demario Davis to Jets for DB Calvin Pryor
Browns trade LB Demario Davis to Jets for DB Calvin Pryor

The New York Jets have traded safety Calvin Pryor to the Cleveland Browns for LB Demario Davis . It became clear during and after the draft that Pryor had no long-term future with the Jets, who declined to exercise the fifth-year option on his contract.

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  • Real Madrid strike force in ultimate test
Real Madrid strike force in ultimate test

Zinedine Zidane deflected the question with a rhetorical pirouette nearly as smooth as those he used to do with ball at feet. Can Juventus win their first Champions League title in 21 years? Zidane's squad advanced to the final with a 4-2 aggregate win over Atletico Madrid in the semis.

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  • Kvitova makes emotional winning comeback at French Open
Kvitova makes emotional winning comeback at French Open

The No. 1 seed has won Roland Garros 18 times, while the earliest exit of the top seed previously occurred in the second round - Justine Henin in 2004 and Serena Williams in 2014. However, Mattek-Sands responded once more to earn a match point on her rival's serve and victory was hers when Kvitova double-faulted at the worst moment.

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  • Sam Warburton to lead Lions in tour opener
Sam Warburton to lead Lions in tour opener

Lions: Stuart Hogg , Anthony Watson , Jonathan Joseph , Ben Te'o , Tommy Seymour , Jonathan Sexton, Greig Laidlaw , Toby Faletau, Sam Warburton (capt), Ross Moriarty , Iain Henderson , Alun Wyn Jones , Kyle Sinckler , Rory Best , Joe Marler .

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  • Charges against Preds fan who threw catfish onto ice withdrawn
Charges against Preds fan who threw catfish onto ice withdrawn

Put all 40 players together, and you'd have one great roster. Laviolette defended Rinne's play throughout the playoffs, which included a three-goal first round against Chicago, but wouldn't go as far as to confirm him for Game 3 - the first Stanley Cup home game in Nashville's history and one P.K.

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  • Novak Djokovic hires Andre Agassi as coach for French Open
Novak Djokovic hires Andre Agassi as coach for French Open

It is not a long-term commitment, but Becker, who coached Djokovic to six Grand Slam titles in three years, has hailed it as an "excellent choice". "He will not stay [the] whole tournament". "I feel we are already very close to each other and we are creating a good bond". Zverev produced a highly impressive performance in Rome to win his first ...

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  • Wenger Set To Stay At Arsenal
Wenger Set To Stay At Arsenal

Both believe that Arsene Wenger who had been under intense pressure for a lack of trophy-success for a long time deserves the fans' support and contract extension. Arsenal , plagued by defensive selection issues, claimed a third FA Cup win in four seasons and 13th in total, making them the outright most successful team in the competition's hi...

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  • Alan Jackson to perform free concert for hockey fans
Alan Jackson to perform free concert for hockey fans

Scott Wilson and Evgeni Malkin followed with the other two third-period goals. The second, a sniper shot by Penguins rookie Jake Guentzel exactly 37 minutes later, put Pittsburgh back in front to stay at 4-3. "We've got another chance tonight", said Roman Josi. The Pens get a power play and Patric Hornqvist appears to score but Cullen was ...

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  • Newcomers to Cavs-Warriors rivalry embrace Finals
Newcomers to Cavs-Warriors rivalry embrace Finals

This time around they'll need even more heroics from the likes of James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love to trump a star-studded Warriors side that has Kevin Durant in its lineup and Stephen Curry in his best ever postseason form. That means he has something to prove on the biggest stage, which he's been on seven straight seasons now. The Warrior...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo at his best ahead of Champions League final
Cristiano Ronaldo at his best ahead of Champions League final

Inter won this tournament in 2010, but Juventus look better balanced then them this time as they bid to win this for the first time since 1996. Respect is plentiful, but there is no fear. Allegri had said he planned to keep training light under the oppressive afternoon heat on Wednesday and was as good as his word with a session dominated by gi...

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  • Steve Kerr, Warriors remain unsure whether he'll coach in NBA Finals
Steve Kerr, Warriors remain unsure whether he'll coach in NBA Finals

San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) breaks through the defense of Golden State Warriors' Klay Thompson (11) on a drive to the basket during the second half in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals, Mon.

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  • Brits, Kiwis advance to next round in America's Cup prelims
Brits, Kiwis advance to next round in America's Cup prelims

SoftBank Team Japan had earlier shown their superior speed and foiling technique against Groupama Team France after their skipper Dean Barker got the better start and built on his lead. Land Rover BAR had been struggling since Saturday, when it smashed into SoftBank Team Japan during the prestart, punching a hole in its port hull. "I think one of...

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  • Reinertson, Sooners to face OR in NCAA golf final
Reinertson, Sooners to face OR in NCAA golf final

John Augenstein of Vanderbilt rolled in a 30-foot putt from the fringe to win his match in 19 holes against Edwin Li of Oregon. OR beat Oklahoma State 3-2 in Tuesday's quarterfinals before knocking off Vanderbilt in the semifinals. Wyndham Clark of OR won three straight holes starting at the eleventh to take control of the match and defeat Will Gor...

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  • Arsenal hands Wenger new contract after review of struggles
Arsenal hands Wenger new contract after review of struggles

While the Frenchman has guided his teams to Champions League qualification in every season since 1997/98, this year they finished fifth, meaning they will play in the Europa League instead. "We want to keep the strength we have and build on that". Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov , an Arsenal shareholder who recently had a takeover bid reje...

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  • National Basketball Association 2K18's cover star has been announced as Kyrie Irving
National Basketball Association 2K18's cover star has been announced as Kyrie Irving

LeBron James was the cover star on " NBA 2K14" but he played for the Miami Heat at the time. Shaquille O'Neal was previously announced as the cover athlete for the game's Legend Edition . That number is consistent with his regular season output, in which he averaged 25.2 points and 5.8 assists per game. His style on offense, with his ability...

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  • Rogan: Aldo's legacy forever tarnished by 13-second KO to McGregor
Rogan: Aldo's legacy forever tarnished by 13-second KO to McGregor

Aldo was asked the inevitable McGregor question during the UFC 212 media call ahead of his title unification bout against interim champion Max Holloway . "But it's time for the 'Blessed" era now. Wise on why Kowalkiewicz wins: The first five minutes of this fight will tell us where Kowalkiewicz is mentally.

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  • Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead
Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

The score was tied 1-1 through the first two periods before the Penguins exploded early in the third with a three-goal burst that gave them a decisive lead. "I think that that was really noticeable that when Pittsburgh did put pucks to the net, they created a lot in the second period", Lidster said. Those numbers ballooned after the first two g...

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  • Valentino Rossi given all clear to race at home grand prix
Valentino Rossi given all clear to race at home grand prix

The nine-time champion is now third in the riders' standings, 23 points behind leader and Movistar Yamaha teammate Maverick Vinales. At Mugello today, Rossi underwent a medical check-up and was ruled able to compete by the FIM's Medical Director, Dr.

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  • Finals pick up where they left off with Cavs-Warriors III
Finals pick up where they left off with Cavs-Warriors III

The Warriors and Cavs will meet in the NBA Finals for the third straight time , to the surprise of none, but who has more at stake this series? Let's remember the history of sports with the help of eras marked according to who dominated the game at the time .

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  • Kyrgios loses third round and temper in Paris
Kyrgios loses third round and temper in Paris

Kyrgios stated that the family's loss, combined with a lack of training particularly on clay courts, led to his early loss in the French Open . "You know, and the surprising thing is I was in a winning position today and I still could have won".

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  • Catfish watch is on for Game 2 of Cup Final
Catfish watch is on for Game 2 of Cup Final

That wasn't the end of the Penguins' quick start in the period. Fifty teams have taken a 2-0 series lead since the Stanley Cup final went to a best-of-seven format in 1939. "Obviously, 1-1 would be a lot better feeling in this room than (down 2-0)". "We've done good things", Nashville coach Peter Laviolette said. Waddell was immediately e...

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  • Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations
Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations

SUN, June 4 - Game 2: at Golden State, 8 p.m. Not that anyone expected any different. For the third consecutive time , the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will face off in the NBA Finals , but the repetitive matchup hasn't done much this week to boring fan interest in scoring seats to the championship series.

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  • Santi Cazorla could miss the majority of next season
Santi Cazorla could miss the majority of next season

Given Cazorla's had seven further surgeries since his first in October, that timescale seems unlikely to remain the same and the Gunners would be happy to see him play again next term. Santi Cazorla last featured for Arsenal in their 6-0 win over Ludogorets in the UEFA Champions League after he sustained an ankle injury. "Right now I can...

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  • Dortmund: No EUR70m PSG offer for Aubameyang
Dortmund: No EUR70m PSG offer for Aubameyang

Aubameyang will join an already formidable attack in the French capital that includes the likes of Edinson Cavani, who led Ligue 1 in scoring, Angel Di Maria and Lucas Moura. Aubameyang also has UEFA Champions League pedigree-he netted seven in nine in Dortmund's campaign last term-so it is no surprise PSG have been linked with him.

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  • America's Cup qualifiers off to smashing start in Bermuda
America's Cup qualifiers off to smashing start in Bermuda

Sir Ben Ainslie has vowed to "come back fighting" after Land Rover BAR fell to a surprise defeat against Groupama Team France in the America's Cup Qualifiers on Monday. One challenger will be eliminated after the second round robin, which wraps up Saturday. Groupama Team France is led by Frenchman Franck Cammas. "We came out when it counts an...

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  • Spicer refers Russian Federation investigation questions to Trump's outside attorney
Spicer refers Russian Federation investigation questions to Trump's outside attorney

Press Secretary Sean Spicer fared a little better in the poll. As reports swirl that Trump is planning a further shakeup of the White House communications team following the resignation of comms director Mike Dubke , the short briefings could be a sign that Spicer is next on the way out.

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  • Cleveland Indians activate RHP Corey Kluber from disabled list
Cleveland Indians activate RHP Corey Kluber from disabled list

Cotton walked four batters and was not able to pick up his defense in an inning where the outfield sprinklers caused a delay. "I think sometimes we try too hard", Melvin said. During his streak, Encarnacion is hitting.368 (14-for-38), with two doubles, three home runs and six RBIs. Both calls went Cleveland's way, the Indians got a run and the i...

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  • Rafael Nadal notches emphatic first round victory at the French Open
Rafael Nadal notches emphatic first round victory at the French Open

Agassi will have to leave well before the tournament finishes, however, Djokovic has already seen enough to suggest he wants the partnership to continue long-term. In-form Ukrainian Elina Svitolina moved swiftly into the second round of the French Open , easing through a potentially tricky encounter against Yaroslava Shvedova with a 6-4, 6-3 vic...

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  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Bangladesh set sizable total for England
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Bangladesh set sizable total for England

With his top-of-the-order aggression and rapid strike rate, Jason Roy has been an emblem of England's new-found positivity in one-day cricket over the last two years. "You will see a fighting team", he said. David Willey would be expected to deputise in their next game, against New Zealand. Hales was the chief aggressor but straight after hit...

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  • Tamim Iqbal ton takes Bangladesh to 305
Tamim Iqbal ton takes Bangladesh to 305

Though he isn't shaken by the series defeat against England , AB admits a loss at the beginning of the Champions Trophy would not be an ideal start for the South Africans. And today in the first game at Kennington Oval, London , opener Tamil Iqbal continued his form and smashed the English bowlers and punished them hard scoring a magnificent hun...

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  • Knicks, Trail Blazers In Trade Talks Over Draft Picks, Player Swaps
Knicks, Trail Blazers In Trade Talks Over Draft Picks, Player Swaps

The Knicks have inquired about some combination of the Blazers' picks, a source said, and those talks are ongoing. A source told ESPN the Knicks and Blazers are considering multiple scenarios, with one having Portland send Moe Harkless to NY as part of the deal.

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  • Google marks ICC Champions Trophy with its addictive doodle
Google marks ICC Champions Trophy with its addictive doodle

However, their batting line-up could prove to be a weakness for Pakistan . Morgan has struck from of late and is a risky hitter, and then, of course, there are England's two biggest limited-overs stars - Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler .

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  • Boston Red Sox officially activate LHP David Price for season debut
Boston Red Sox officially activate LHP David Price for season debut

Manager John Farrell said the ballpark "played extremely small". Christian Vazquez added a double and two RBIs as the Red Sox took the rubber match of the series. He returned to throwing his cutter on Wednesday, tossing roughly a dozen of them after basically opening the year as a fastball-curveball pitcher in an attempt to limit the wear...

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  • England and Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues
England and Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues

Morgan , who remained unbeaten at the crease, smashed eight boundaries and two sixes in his 33rd half-century. Also playing their part were Alex Hales who made 95 and Eoin Morgan who stroked 75 not out. Former India all-rounder Ravi Shastri had earlier said that the Champions Trophy is only an overdose of cricket for the audience and equally ...

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  • BBC report: Wenger has signed new deal
BBC report: Wenger has signed new deal

Within two years, it was clear the club had pulled off a coup. He was the first foreign-born manager to achieve the double. Wenger signed a contract on Wednesday after a season-long period of uncertainty around his future. Wenger appears to have won that power struggle for now, but a poor start to next season would surely fan the flames of disc...

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