• Victim succeeds in getting Larry Nassar to apologize to her in court
Victim succeeds in getting Larry Nassar to apologize to her in court

Ferguson deeply regrets his comment and apologizes to those he offended". "I remember how absolutely mortified I was when you asked me if I started my period yet because you couldn't do the treatment if I had a tampon in", she said. Olivia Cowen, who said Nassar abused her 10 years ago, delivered a victim's impact statement in front of the for...

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  • Canadians Murray, Brooks named to NBA Rising Stars game
Canadians Murray, Brooks named to NBA Rising Stars game

The game used to face the league's best rookies off against the best sophomore players from the season before but switched over from that format in 2015 to the World vs. Team features reigning Kia NBA Rookie of the Year Malcolm Brogdon of the Milwaukee Bucks, the Boston Celtics' Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum , the Atlanta Hawks' John Collins, the ...

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  • Australian Open: Idol Kim powers Elise's dreams
Australian Open: Idol Kim powers Elise's dreams

Now, she's is following in their sizable footsteps. Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki is up against 22-year-old Elise Mertens, who has reached the last four on her debut at the Australian Open . "(Mertens) has had an incredible start to the year. "Credit to her, she played unbelievable". Now she's not just a player that's up and down. "I kn...

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  • Team USA skiers use VR to train for 2018 Winter Olympics
Team USA skiers use VR to train for 2018 Winter Olympics

Arielle Gold was named to the U.S. Olympic halfpipe team and will get a chance to compete at the Pyeongchang Games four years after separating her shoulder during a training run in Sochi and never reaching the starting gate. "Going into Mammoth there were still so many possibilities", says Blunck. "I want to go out there and push myself to push m...

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  • Arsenal beats Chelsea 2-1 to seal League Cup final with City
Arsenal beats Chelsea 2-1 to seal League Cup final with City

Lacazette's pull back was deflected off Rudiger into the path of Xhaka, who stuck out a leg and poked the ball past Caballero from close range. "We might have got our formation wrong. The Spain worldwide left-back attempted to head the ball on target during the first half at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday night, and saw his effort deflect off ...

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  • Kerber on fire in Keys rout to reach semis
Kerber on fire in Keys rout to reach semis

I am going with Halep because her game is more consistent than that of the Czech, and she looks to be in better physical shape as well. "I have to play something to beat her, have to have some winners, some aces against her". Keys serves as well as any woman in the game, and hits big. Photo Keys had almost twice as many unforced errors as winners...

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  • Leeds' new badge stunt backfires after design mocked online
Leeds' new badge stunt backfires after design mocked online

Even Pontus Jansson, Leeds' commanding centre-half and fan favourite, reacted to the new badge in state of "shock" on Twitter. Leeds United have unveiled their new club crest and the general reaction, to put it in the kindest terms possible, has been of intense mockery.

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  • Bruins' Brad Marchand banned 5 games for hit on Devils' Marcus Johansson
Bruins' Brad Marchand banned 5 games for hit on Devils' Marcus Johansson

As he cuts to the front, he sees Johansson coming near him. "Marchand lunges both up and into Johansson, swinging his elbow forward through Johansson's head", the NHL Department of Player Safety said in a statement. Marchand has now lost a total of $872,535 dollars over the course of his career due to suspensions and fines . The NHL ruled Marc...

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  • Florida State QB Francois investigated for domestic violence
Florida State QB Francois investigated for domestic violence

According to the Tallahassee Democrat , no arrests have been made as Francois and the woman involved, who says she's pregnant with his kid, gave conflicting statements to what happened. Assistant Editor of Busted Coverage. However, no arrests have been made in relation to the incident. The report also claimed that police call notes show the autho...

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  • Sports leagues deserve a cut of sports betting revenue
Sports leagues deserve a cut of sports betting revenue

While we wait for the Supreme Court's decision in the New Jersey sports betting case on the federal level, the pro sports leagues and the gambling industry have been positioning themselves on the state level. The NBA just made a big announcement that could chance the economics of the league forever. "We can all agree that the 25-year ban on spo...

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  • Brad Marchand Faces NHL Disciplinary Hearing For Elbowing Marcus Johansson In Head
Brad Marchand Faces NHL Disciplinary Hearing For Elbowing Marcus Johansson In Head

Boston clawed back from deficits of 1-0 and 2-1 to beat a Devils team that recently held a player's only meeting to address a rough stretch in which they've won just twice in regulation in their last ten games. It took them nearly 13 minutes to come up with an answer - Wood to serve the second 2-minute minor and Johansson the remaining 1 minute an...

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  • Joe Thornton out several weeks with MCL injury
Joe Thornton out several weeks with MCL injury

Thornton, 38, came off the ice with 40 seconds left in the third period of the Sharks' 5-4 overtime loss to the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night in San Jose. In a January 23 game against the Winnipeg Jets, Joe Thornton left the ice with what was an apparent lower-body injury. Last year's injury and Thornton's new injury are on different legs, b...

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  • Jones, Thome, Guerrero, Hoffman elected to Hall of Fame
Jones, Thome, Guerrero, Hoffman elected to Hall of Fame

The 2018 Hall of Fame class will be inducted in Cooperstown, New York on July 29. Other first-time candidates who will fall off the ballot after receiving less than 5 percent of the vote are: Chris Carpenter, Johnny Damon, Liván Hernández, Orlando Hudson, Aubrey Huff, Jason Isringhausen, Carlos Lee, Brad Lidge, Hideki Matsui , Kevin Millwood, J...

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  • Early betting favors underdog Eagles in Super Bowl
Early betting favors underdog Eagles in Super Bowl

The Vikings actually struck first in this game, and the highly functioning offense from the Divisional Round game against New Orleans looked like it carried over into the NFC Championship game. Still, that's not to diminish the performance of Long and Blount in the Eagles' NFC Championship win over the Minnesota Vikings. The Eagles signed Fol...

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  • Thunder Survive Nets Upset Bid for Fifth Straight Win
Thunder Survive Nets Upset Bid for Fifth Straight Win

Oklahoma City opened as a 10-point favorite, while the Over/Under (O/U) for the game has been set at 213.5 points. The Cavaliers, meanwhile, acknowledged reports that they held a team meeting to address Kevin Love's early exit due to illness from a blowout loss at Oklahoma City and his subsequent absence from the following day's practice.

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  • Ronaldo face cut could have been worse — Real Madrid
Ronaldo face cut could have been worse — Real Madrid

CRISTIANO RONALDO showed off his battle wound in training today ahead of Real Madrid's Copa del Rey clash with Leganes. Portuguese forward Ronaldo is undergoing arguably his worst season as a professional footballer, having failed to keep up with Lionel Messi in terms of goals and having been linked with a summer return to former club, Man...

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  • Chelsea expected to complete move for Roma's Emerson within next 48 hours
Chelsea expected to complete move for Roma's Emerson within next 48 hours

Edin Dzeko has been Roma's primary weapon since signing from Manchester City - he scored 29 goals and provided 9 assists and is the top-scorer for the club this season, with 9 Serie A goals . "Then you have to show you deserve to play every game". "As you know very well, after this question about Kenedy [joining Newcastle]". Ultimately,...

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  • Kyle Kuzma Dominant as Lakers Shock Kyrie Irving, Celtics
Kyle Kuzma Dominant as Lakers Shock Kyrie Irving, Celtics

Up by just two with two minutes left, Josh Hart missed a 3-pointer, but Kuzma had snuck in and grabbed the rebound over point guard Marcus Smart . During their last five games, the Clippers have scored an average of 115.8 points per game (8.0 above their season average) and allowed an average of 112.4 points per game (4.9 above their season aver...

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  • Green Bay Packers bring back Joe Philbin to run offense
Green Bay Packers bring back Joe Philbin to run offense

He previously worked under Rex Ryan with stops that included the Baltimore Ravens in several defensive roles, and New York Jets and Buffalo Bills as defensive coordinator. This is good news for the Packers, who did some house cleaning after the season, but are certainly trying to appease Aaron Rodgers in all humanly possible ways.

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  • Le'Veon Bell encouraged by talks on new deal with Steelers
Le'Veon Bell encouraged by talks on new deal with Steelers

Without divulging specifics about a contract, Bell said he is "happy" with what the team has presented to him. I feel like I did everything the right way. "I think just because the fact that I had a good season", he said. Before last season, Bell turned down a long-term offer from the Steelers that reportedly was worth more than $40 million over ...

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  • Madison Keys into Australian Open quarterfinals
Madison Keys into Australian Open quarterfinals

A year ago at the Australian Open , Federer beat Berdych in straight sets on his way to winning another Grand Slam . Two women who've been to this stage at a Grand Slam before will meet in the last four. Roger Federer is rolling through the bottom half of the men's singles draw and can reach the main event on Sunday night without having to...

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  • Olympic Gymnasts Come Closer To Justice And Healing With Today's Sentencing
Olympic Gymnasts Come Closer To Justice And Healing With Today's Sentencing

Nassar, who also worked for Michigan State University , pleaded guilty to assaulting seven people in the Lansing area, but the sentencing hearing has been open to anyone who said they were a victim. She also placed guilt on the enabling culture that protected Nassar, blasting Michigan State University as well as coaches and officials for neglect i...

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  • Leaves Jackets to attend to personal matter
Leaves Jackets to attend to personal matter

Brandon Dubinsky , who is sidelined with a fractured orbital bone, is no longer with the Blue Jackets on their road trip. Dubinsky was disciplined by the team earlier in the season. "He was sent home for medical diagnosis", Overhardt told Portzline. The club and my client decided that this was best. The Blue Jackets won 2-1 in a shootout.

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"Life goes on" - Henrikh Mkhitaryan thanks Manchester United fans

Sanchez spent three-and-a-half seasons at the Emirates, playing 165 times for the club and scored 80 goals. Mkhitaryan joined United in July of 2016 on a four-year contract for a transfer fee reported variously as between £27 million and £30 million.

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  • Google honours Keshi on 56th posthumous birthday with doodle
Google honours Keshi on 56th posthumous birthday with doodle

Popularly called the 'Big Boss, Google honoured him on its search page with a caricature wearing the Nigerian number four jersey and another wearing a face cap depicting his role as captain of the Nigerian Super Eagles and Coach of the team.

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