• Olympics buff Leslie Jones returning to NBC's Winter Games coverage
Olympics buff Leslie Jones returning to NBC's Winter Games coverage

She'll be attending live events, meeting athletes, and giving online and televised coverage, T.H.R. says. Jones, decked out in head-to-toe patriotic workout clothing, confirmed the news herself in a video posted to social media. She also wrote on the micro-blogging website: "I WANT TO GO TO A SOCCER GAME SOMEBODY MAKE IT HAPPEN!" Jones has alre...

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  • NFL To 'Start Over' With Catch Rule This Offseason, Roger Goodell Says
NFL To 'Start Over' With Catch Rule This Offseason, Roger Goodell Says

In a revealing moment with host Colin Cowherd on Fox Sports Radio, Roger Goodell expressed displeasure over the often criticized catch rule. The latest outcry came at the end of this season's New England Patriots-Pittsburgh Steelers game on December 17.

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  • Eto´o swaps Antalyaspor for Konyaspor
Eto´o swaps Antalyaspor for Konyaspor

However, with Hamza Hamzaoglu's side now in the relegation zone, they have made a decision to let their captain leave. "We have parted ways with our captain Samuel Eto'o by mutual consent". He spent a brief time at Everton and Sampdoria before the move to Antalyaspor . It's worth mentioning that Eto'o announced his retirement from global fo...

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  • Former White Sox slugger Oscar Gamble dead at 68
Former White Sox slugger Oscar Gamble dead at 68

Gamble died at age 68 on Wednesday morning. Gamble was best known for his left-handed power swing that produced 200 career homers and over-sized Afro hairstyle. Gamble also was known for his quips. He also uttered one of the most memorable lines in baseball history when talking about the dysfunction within the Yankees clubhouse: "They don't think...

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  • Alex Smith joining the NFC East after trade to Redskins
Alex Smith joining the NFC East after trade to Redskins

Smith has one year remaining on his contract with Kansas City . Washington let the National Football League know the talented Cousins will be let go to free agency after the NFC East team acquired quarterback Alex Smith from the Kansas City Chiefs on Tuesday.

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  • TMZ: Former Miami Heat player Rasual Butler, wife killed in auto crash
TMZ: Former Miami Heat player Rasual Butler, wife killed in auto crash

Most recently, he played in Ice Cube's BIG3 league. The former National Basketball Association player entered the league in 2002 as a member of the Miami Heat. Officers believe the auto was speeding before it lost control. He played for several teams during his career including the Hornets when they were still in New Orleans/Oklahoma, Clipper...

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  • Patriots, Eagles tackle the serious and silly at media night
Patriots, Eagles tackle the serious and silly at media night

Brady also spoke of his desire for the Patriots to lead from the front against the Eagles , rather than come from behind as they were forced to do when they beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-28, having trailed 28-3, last year. Steph Curry, he's been floating now for about a year to two years now. Now, they're a team of superstars who could rake in...

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  • West Ham leading race to sign Algeria's Islam Slimani
West Ham leading race to sign Algeria's Islam Slimani

Sky Sports reported last week that Brighton had a bid in the region of £8m rejected because Newcastle did not want to sell to a rival. And with Alexsandar Mitrovic all but confirmed to complete a move away from St. And earlier this week he missed out on Daniel Sturridge as the Liverpool star opted to join West Brom on loan instead. West Ham Un...

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  • Gronkowski 'ready to roll' for Super Bowl
Gronkowski 'ready to roll' for Super Bowl

Luckily, the game will be played on February 4. Gronkowski is prohibited from conducting interviews with reporters while in the concussion protocol, and when a reporter approached him Sunday and asked if he got good work in, Gronkowski smiled.

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  • Mike Fisher coming out of retirement to rejoin Nashville Predators
Mike Fisher coming out of retirement to rejoin Nashville Predators

One of the top veteran free agents when he announced his departure in August, Fisher will be welcomed back to the Predators at a Wednesday press conference, The Tennessean reported , and he won't be returning on some kind of honorary one-day deal.

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  • Olympics Superfan Leslie Jones Is Heading To Pyeongchang With NBC
Olympics Superfan Leslie Jones Is Heading To Pyeongchang With NBC

United Nations Security Council resolutions and South Korean government sanctions do not contain provisions that bar South Korean planes from entering North Korea . Though the International Olympic Committee allowed the unified team to have 35 players, they can only use 22 in each game. Conservative South Korean media organisations opposed the...

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  • Moura passes Tottenham Hotspur medical after failed La Liga move
Moura passes Tottenham Hotspur medical after failed La Liga move

However, Tottenham favourite Glenn Hoddle , who played 449 times for the club, isn't sure "Poch" is going anywhere right now. Kylian Mbappe saw red just after the hour mark, by which point the visitors were already three goals to the good.

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  • Mesut Ozil to sign Arsenal contract extension
Mesut Ozil to sign Arsenal contract extension

Ozil, who has registered 49 assists since his Premier League debut five years ago, joined Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013 for a then club record fee of £42.5 million. Despite their 3-1 defeat to Swansea, Arsenal fans will be in an optimistic mood after the club accidentally confirmed the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dor...

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  • Grid Girls Will Not Feature In 2018 Formula 1 Season
Grid Girls Will Not Feature In 2018 Formula 1 Season

Grid girls, or promotional models, have for decades held up the marker boards for each driver in front of their grid slots. In a statement Wednesday Sean Bratches, Managing Director, Commercial Operations at Formula 1 said it was about bringing the sport into the present.

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  • MSU Trustees Name Former Michigan Governor John Engler Interim President
MSU Trustees Name Former Michigan Governor John Engler Interim President

Members of the Michigan State University women's rowing team said they didn't get many answers about disgraced doctor Larry Nassar and what the university will do to protect students moving forward during a meeting with several MSU trustees on Monday afternoon.

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  • Golden State Warriors vs Utah Jazz odds
Golden State Warriors vs Utah Jazz odds

And you can bet that the rumors and speculation are still going to swirl rampantly. Utah's uniforms were new and it nearly looked like a whole new team playing in them. Steph Curry was held to only 14 points and Kevin Durant to 17. Only Klay Thompson looked like his normal self, scoring 27 points on 12-of-17 shooting.

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  • FA Cup: Batshuayi Brace Helps Chelsea Ease Past Newcastle United
FA Cup: Batshuayi Brace Helps Chelsea Ease Past Newcastle United

Then the club is trying to do the best in the transfer market. They are understood to be keen to bring in a new forward as back-up to Alvaro Morata , which if achieved would lead to the sanctioning of Batshuayi's departure. Chelsea FC signed Batshuayi in a £33m deal from Ligue 1 side Marseille in the 2016 summer transfer window a matter of months...

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  • James Harden's 60-point triple-double is fourth best performance since 1983
James Harden's 60-point triple-double is fourth best performance since 1983

Obviously, that kind of production speaks for itself and the triple-double achievement will take its rightful place in the history books. "I just gave it all I had tonight, " Harden said after Tuesday's contest. How about that for those who said they couldn't play together? Tuesday's performance bested his previous career high of 56 points set in...

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  • Harden creates National Basketball Association history; Liverpool cruise in Premier League
Harden creates National Basketball Association history; Liverpool cruise in Premier League

Obviously, that kind of production speaks for itself and the triple-double achievement will take its rightful place in the history books. Harden then made the free throw as the crowd rose to its feet. The previous high for a triple-double game was 57 by Russell Westbrook last March. "I caught myself just being a true fan throughout the whole game...

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  • Klopp claims broadcasters cut short first half of FA Cup clash
Klopp claims broadcasters cut short first half of FA Cup clash

Despite Roberto Firmino's opener, West Brom went in at half time with a lead of three goals to one and held through the second half to see the game out at 3-2 after Mo Salah found the net in the second half. At least five West Brom players were offside. BT Sport pundit Steven Gerrard tipped Rodriguez for an England recall after his two-goal s...

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  • Brady talks about cutting off radio interview
Brady talks about cutting off radio interview

The Patriots quarterback cut short his long-running weekly appearance with sports radio WEEI earlier Monday and said he's reconsidering whether to continue his morning radio segment with the station. and doing what you have to do". 'Maybe I'll speak with you guys some other time, ' he said, before ending the interview'. The radio station call...

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  • Republicans lock horns with Federal Bureau of Investigation, to release memo on 'bias'
Republicans lock horns with Federal Bureau of Investigation, to release memo on 'bias'

The President was leaving the House Chamber when reporters heard Rep. Jeff Duncan call out to Trump to ask him to release the House Intelligence Committee's FISA memo. People briefed on the meeting said Rosenstein warned White House chief of staff John Kelly that releasing the memo could jeopardize classified information, and that FBI Direct...

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  • Arsenal legend Theirry Henry lauds Gunners' new signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Arsenal legend Theirry Henry lauds Gunners' new signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan

They may also be without Roque Mesa after he missed out on the squad against Notts County because of talks over his future at the club. You see more teams who have 30 per cent possession who win games, you saw it again Swansea v Liverpool .

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  • Lorenzo sets lap record in Sepang
Lorenzo sets lap record in Sepang

He is followed by Pedrosa riding the #26 Repsol Honda RC213-V with a time of 1:59.009. "Yesterday was much better", he said. Meanwhile, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP duo Maverick Vinales and nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi who finished one-two yesterday, failed to repeat their performance as they ended today's session in 18th and eight ...

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  • Fox Closes In On Deal For NFL's 'Thursday Night Football'
Fox Closes In On Deal For NFL's 'Thursday Night Football'

Amazon paid a total of $50 million for rights to Thursday Night Football on their digital service a year ago, Twitter owning rights previously in 2016. Network executives reportedly feel the games have led to an oversaturation of the NFL's product, while National Football League players have decried the fact that games played on Thursday do not...

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