• Widnes Vikings mourn the death of Kato Ottio, 23
Widnes Vikings mourn the death of Kato Ottio, 23

Rest in peace mate. He was taken to the hospital but died early this morning. Ottio, who played primarily at centre, earned six caps for Papua New Guinea, scoring two tries at global level. I just could not imagine what they are going through at this moment". Ottio had been awaiting a visa to travel to Britain and was training with the local ...

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  • UFC Fighters Set For Stardom In 2018
UFC Fighters Set For Stardom In 2018

CONOR MCGREGOR fans got the shock of their lives when they found themselves stopped beside the UFC ace at a set of traffic lights. Well, recently his head coach, John Kavanagh, spoke to the BBC . Kavanagh said he is "forming plans" regarding their next move in combat sports. "You want to know my opinion?" said Kavanagh. That fight proved to...

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  • This is Mark Zuckerberg's resolution for 2018
This is Mark Zuckerberg's resolution for 2018

We won't prevent all mistakes or abuse, but we now make too many errors enforcing our policies and preventing misuse of our tools. "If we're successful this year then we'll end 2018 on a much better trajectory", wrote Zuckerberg . "You say you're bringing people together, what you're doing is opening a divide in the people in this world". Back...

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  • Cleveland Browns fans hold parade for the team's 0-16 season
Cleveland Browns fans hold parade for the team's 0-16 season

It's estimated that over 3,000 people showed up to the most depressing sports parade of all time. Jennifer Ciaccia, a spokesperson for the Cleveland police department, took to Twitter Sunday afternoon in a response to a tweet from Christian Kirksey, one of the few Browns players to take an (ill-advised) public stance on the parade.

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  • Newcastle would be a better option for Arsenal midfielder Coquelin
Newcastle would be a better option for Arsenal midfielder Coquelin

There is interest in Coquelin from France, but West Ham appear to be leading the chase. After being a regular starter for nearly the last three seasons, Coquelin has seen his playing time drop sharply this year. At best, he's an ok depth player who can come on to help protect a late lead. The recent return to form of Jack Wilshere has intensi...

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  • Holloway to defend title against Frankie Edgar at UFC 222
Holloway to defend title against Frankie Edgar at UFC 222

The booking comes as little surprise, with both fighters still expressing interest in one another after a previous booking fell through. Holloway and Edgar were originally scheduled to do battle at UFC 218 last month, but "The Answer" was forced to withdraw from the fight through injury.

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  • John Wall Reportedly Agrees to 5-Year Shoe Contract with Adidas
John Wall Reportedly Agrees to 5-Year Shoe Contract with Adidas

Given that Adidas has already partnered with Wall to give him a signature shoe, it seems likely that a new John Wall shoe will be coming soon. During Wall's rookie season, rumors swirled that his Reebok shoes contributed to him missing 13 games with foot and knee injuries.

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  • OJ Simpson Threatens Cosmopolitan Hotel With $100 Million Lawsuit For 'Racial Prejudice'
OJ Simpson Threatens Cosmopolitan Hotel With $100 Million Lawsuit For 'Racial Prejudice'

However, in the days after initial stories, the hotel insisted that the reports were "inaccurate", though no clarification was ever offered. Cosmopolitan Hotel told 8 News NOW in a statement: "As a matter of company policy, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas does not comment on potential litigation".

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  • Eric Decker makes a play, Titans take the lead
Eric Decker makes a play, Titans take the lead

It was also a collapse that saw the Chiefs' hearts broken when an apparent game-winning defensive touchdown by linebacker Derrick Johnson in the final minutes was overturned when a replay review correctly showed that Titans running back Derrick Henry was down.

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  • Chance that Bill Belichick leaves Patriots after this season is '0.0' percent
Chance that Bill Belichick leaves Patriots after this season is '0.0' percent

But also in his story about the shaken foundation of the franchise, Wickersham detailed how Kraft ordered Belichick to trade Garoppolo: "Two weeks before the November 1 trading deadline [the deadline actually was October 31], Belichick met with Kraft to discuss the quarterback situation".

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  • Jonathan Gonzalez will make switch to play for Mexico
Jonathan Gonzalez will make switch to play for Mexico

Two weeks later, however, Gonzalez and Monterrey would win the Copa MX with a 1-0 victory over Pachuca. Gonzalez has long stated his desire to play for the US, but after the Americans' failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, the FMF said it remained hopeful that Gonzalez would consider switching allegiances, which the player can do once under ...

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  • Usain Bolt hopes to sign with Manchester United after Borussia Dortmund trial
Usain Bolt hopes to sign with Manchester United after Borussia Dortmund trial

The Jamaican also said that he is appearing for trials with Borussia Dortmund in March. "If they say I'm good, and that I need a bit of training, I'll do it", Bolt said in an interview with Sunday Express . I have spoken to Alex Ferguson about this, but we have to wait and see what happens now. "He told me if I get fit and ready, he will see w...

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  • Jaguars comfortable playing the Steelers in Pittsburgh
Jaguars comfortable playing the Steelers in Pittsburgh

The Titans probably aren't going to draw up passes from Mariota to himself for their game with the Pats, but if Tennessee can dink-and-dunk down the field and wear down the Pats front seven with a heavy dose of Henry, it can chew up the clock and keep the high-powered Patriots offense on the sideline.

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  • Big Baller Brand receives an F from Better Business Bureau
Big Baller Brand receives an F from Better Business Bureau

Big Baller Brand's problems with the Better Business Bureau were first noted by TMZ. "This company does not offer refunds", one entry says. "As of today, the business has not responded to our request". Looney told TMZ this is "substandard normal business practices for anybody". Last spring, Big Baller Brand unveiled its first signature shoe f...

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  • Star Trek: Discovery's Second Season Might Feature More Traditional Trek Touches
Star Trek: Discovery's Second Season Might Feature More Traditional Trek Touches

Naturally, major spoilers begin immediately. There's no conscious subterfuge; despite killing Culber, he's still acting as Tyler, not Voq . When we last saw the U.S.S. Now, for the other shocking component to this episode. Near the end of the episode, series star Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green), Lorca and Tyler arrive on the mirror un...

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  • Man Utd target Malcom preparing for Premier League move with English lessons
Man Utd target Malcom preparing for Premier League move with English lessons

Malcom reveals he's learning English. The Bordeaux star has sent media outlets into a frenzy, after uploading a picture of himself learning English (h/t Manchester Evening News ). Malcom has been in fine form for Bordeaux so far this season, scoring seven times in 18 Ligue 1 appearances. "I am not the ultimate decision maker, there are s...

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  • Sunderland set to complete signing of Chelsea man as Coleman strengthens squad
Sunderland set to complete signing of Chelsea man as Coleman strengthens squad

Clarke-Salter has been at Chelsea since the age of eight and has won multiple FA Youth Cup and UEFA Youth League medals with the Blues. Rumors emerged last week of the 20-year-old joining recently relegated and still struggling Sunderland, and sure enough, after being spotted at Newcastle airport last night , this morning the move was confirmed b...

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  • Nadal will be fine for Australian Open says his coach Moyá
Nadal will be fine for Australian Open says his coach Moyá

The pair have committed to the lead-up Kooyong Classic exhibition tournament in an unprecedented surprise boost for the event. Nadal has been under an injury cloud for this month's Australian Open after withdrawing from the Brisbane International due to an ongoing knee complaint, however, the 16-time grand slam champion will play a match at Kooyo...

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  • SEC honors LSU's Tremont Waters
SEC honors LSU's Tremont Waters

Texas A&M started the game absolutely cold from anywhere on the court and quickly found themselves down 10-0. Those three players combined for 33 points per game heading into Saturday afternoon's matchup. The Aggies proceeded to score 12 straight points while holding LSU to 0-for-7 during that stretch including a six and a half minute scoring ...

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  • Eagles open as historic home underdogs to Falcons
Eagles open as historic home underdogs to Falcons

But they're accustomed to the underdog role. After a convincing wild-card win over the Rams , the Falcons travel to Philadelphia for the divisional round of the playoffs Saturday afternoon. 6 seed in the playoffs has ever been favored to beat the No. 1 seed. The Eagles finished the regular season 13-3 and were led for most of the season by...

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  • Warriors' Draymond Green fined $25000 for criticizing officials
Warriors' Draymond Green fined $25000 for criticizing officials

Green ripped into officials after the game over what he views as personal vendettas referees have with players. Most recently, Green was ejected in Golden State's 141-128 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on December 30 after he picked up two technical fouls.

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  • EPL: Harry Kane gives Tottenham condition to snub Real Madrid
EPL: Harry Kane gives Tottenham condition to snub Real Madrid

The forward's new deal is set to be worth £200,000 a week with bonuses. Asked what Tottenham need to do to keep him, Kane replied: "I've always said: keep progressing, keep getting better, start winning trophies. "We'll be one of the favourites, so we've just got to see who we get in the next round and go from there". Jan Vertonghen made ...

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  • Colorado State Rams to hire Alabama assistant Derrick Ansley as defensive coordinator
Colorado State Rams to hire Alabama assistant Derrick Ansley as defensive coordinator

SEC connections all the way around. He becomes the second Tide defensive staffer to leave for a promotion this offseason after defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt took the Tennessee job last month. While Mike Bobo's offense has been spectacular at times, setting a school-record with 501 yards of offense per game in the regular season this year, the...

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  • Bengals reportedly hire Teryl Austin as new defensive coordinator
Bengals reportedly hire Teryl Austin as new defensive coordinator

The Bengals also announced Monday that Bob Bicknell was named the next wide receivers coach. Austin ran a 4-3 in Detroit for the past four seasons and the Bengals know him well because of the job he did coaching the secondary of the division rival Ravens from 2011-2013 during a stretch it led the National Football League in passes defensed.

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  • Rams trail Falcons 19-10 in fourth quarter
Rams trail Falcons 19-10 in fourth quarter

Louis. Los Angeles went to the Coliseum locker room at halftime with just a three-point deficit amid raucous cheers from a home crowd thirsty for playoff success. Todd Gurley ran for 101 yards on 14 carries, including a 33-yard run that set up Ficken's final field goal and a 26-yard run, five plays before Goff's 14-yard touchdown pass to Kupp in t...

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