Category Archives: Sports

NHL Draft 2018: How Rasmus Dahlin can fit Sabres, fast-track league's slowest rebuild

Ask a Sabres fan if they can recall the last time their team had a franchise defenseman, and you’ll probably get a variety of answers. Of course, every person has differing criteria for affixing the “franchise” label on specific players. With all due respect to the likes of Jason Woolley or Brian Campbell, however, the most […]

Matic: We need experienced signings

By Zinny Boswell Last Updated: 20/05/18 10:52pm Nemanja Matic joined Manchester United for £40m last July Nemanja Matic believes Manchester United need to sign more experienced players in the transfer window to challenge for silverware next season. United’s 1-0 defeat to Chelsea on Saturday in the FA Cup final ensured they finished the season without […]

NBA Draft 2018: Hawks, Kings unlikely to pick Luka Doncic, report says

European guard Luka Doncic is widely considered one of the top prospects in the 2018 NBA Draft. But, he may not be selected with one of the first three picks. The Suns are expected to select either Doncic or Arizona center Deandre Ayton with the No. 1 overall pick in the upcoming draft. If Phoenix […]

Cahill calls for Conte clarity

Last Updated: 20/05/18 11:35pm Chelsea captain Gary Cahill has called for “the uncertainty to be put to bed” over the future of head coach Antonio Conte. Conte ensured his second season in charge at Stamford Bridge finished with a trophy, following last season’s Premier League triumph, after they defeated Manchester United in the FA Cup […]

NHL Playoffs 2018: Live updates, highlights, result from Jets vs. Golden Knights Game 5

In an already-historic first season, the Vegas Golden Knights seek to become the first expansion team to reach the Stanley Cup Final in its inaugural season when they visit the Winnipeg Jets in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final Sunday afternoon at Bell MTS Place. Leading the best-of-seven 3-1, the Golden Knights have serious odds […]

Nadal conquers Rome for eighth time

Nadal becomes world No 1 for a sixth time in his illustrious career as he snaps Zverev’s 13-match winning streak By Raz Mirza at Foro Italico in Rome Last Updated: 20/05/18 6:41pm Rafael Nadal came out on top of a titanic tussle against Alexander Zverev at Foro Italico Rafael Nadal battled back from a break […]

NBA playoffs 2018: Draymond Green says Warriors play 'best when we feel threatened'

Draymond Green thinks his team will have more than just home court advantage in Game 3. After falling to the Rockets 127-105 in Game 2 on Wednesday, the Warriors forward says he expects Golden State to play even better after its blowout loss. “I think we’re at our best when we feel threatened,” Green said […]

Svitolina defends title in Rome

Last Updated: 20/05/18 1:34pm Elina Svitolina was in great form on Sunday in the Italian capital Elina Svitolina has won the Italian Open for the second year running after beating Simona Halep 6-0 6-4 in the final. It may have been a repeat of last year, but Svitolina wrapped things up in just over an […]

Bernal triumphs in Califiornia

Last Updated: 20/05/18 8:25am Team Sky’s Egan Bernal took overall victory at the Tour of California Team Sky’s Egan Bernal took overall victory at the Tour of California as Fernando Gaviria of Quick-Step Floors won the final stage in Sacramento.  The 90.7 mile stage around Sacramento came down to a sprint finish between Gaveria of […]

Barcelona vs Real Sociedad: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Barcelona are looking to bounce back from a shock 5-4 defeat to Levante as they host Real Sociedad at Camp Nou on Sunday. Having already been crowned Liga champions, Ernesto Valverde’s side looked set to end the 2017-18 campaign without defeat. They would fall at the 37th hurdle, though, putting a slight blemish on what has […]