Bob Stoops Named Head Coach of Dallas XFL Franchise

After serving as an assistant coach at the University of Iowa, University of Florida and Kansas State University, Stoops signed on as OU's head coach before the 1999 season. In addition to Dallas, the XFL will have teams based in Houston, Los Angeles... More..

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Brady swayed Belichick on call to go for game-clinching field goal
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Brady swayed Belichick on call to go for game-clinching field goal

Gronkowski said a quad bruise forced him to delay his appearance on the show from Monday to Wednesday. He said: "I'm just chilling, then boom, pop, full beer can right to the face". With Drew Brees and numero...More..

Bucks, Pistons agree to trade involving Thon Maker-Stanley Johnson, reports say
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Bucks, Pistons agree to trade involving Thon Maker-Stanley Johnson, reports say

Maker is averaging 4.7 points and 2.7 rebounds this season with the Bucks in roughly 11 minutes per game. Mirotic, who is making $12.5 million this season, will be an unrestricted free agent this summer. Jo...More..

Marlins Trade J.T. Realmuto To Phillies After Offseason Full Of Rumors
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Marlins Trade J.T. Realmuto To Phillies After Offseason Full Of Rumors

And then you've got any free agents out there who may have been on hold, pending the resolution of this deal (not just catchers like Martin Maldonado, but also maybe the big boys, given that they are being purs...More..

New Zealand 158 for eight in second T20 against India
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

New Zealand 158 for eight in second T20 against India

The Indian team, led by stand-in skipper Rohit Sharma , will look to bounce back and level the three-match series against New Zealand when they head into the second match at Eden Park, Auckland on Friday. ...More..

Paul Pogba can lead Manchester United to 'great things', says Anthony Martial
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Paul Pogba can lead Manchester United to 'great things', says Anthony Martial

Furthermore, United's squad clearly appear to be enjoying their football under Solskjaer, who, with every passing game, is proving that his lack of experience as manager might not matter as the Red Devils are y...More..

Magic reportedly acquire Markelle Fultz from 76ers for Jonathon Simmons, multiple picks
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Magic reportedly acquire Markelle Fultz from 76ers for Jonathon Simmons, multiple picks

The Philadelphia 76ers have agreed to trade former #1 overall pick Markelle Fultz to the Orlando Magic in exchange for Jonathon Simmons , a top-20 protected first round pick in 2020 (via OKC) and a secon...More..

Baseball legend and trailblazer Frank Robinson dead at 83
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Baseball legend and trailblazer Frank Robinson dead at 83

Robinson was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility in 1982, with 89.2 percent of the vote. Robinson won his MVP awards with the Reds in 1961 and the Orioles in 1966. The slugger...More..

LeBron James trades Russell Westbrook to Giannis Antetokounmpo for Ben Simmons
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

LeBron James trades Russell Westbrook to Giannis Antetokounmpo for Ben Simmons

All-Star captains LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo selected their squads on Thursday. "Isn't that tampering?" Antetokounmpo asked with a smile, provoking laughter from James and the "NBA on TNT " h...More..

Bucks acquire Mirotic from Pelicans
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Bucks acquire Mirotic from Pelicans

Fighting for the top spot, the Bucks hope to set themselves apart from the Toronto Raptors and run away from the Philadelphia 76ers after they made the blockbuster acquisition of Tobias Harris on Wednes...More..

Horse racing at Doncaster cancelled due to equine flu outbreak
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Horse racing at Doncaster cancelled due to equine flu outbreak

Three vaccinated horses in an active yard tested positive for the disease having raced on Wednesday - potentially exposing a significant number of horses. Racing had been due to take place on Thursday at severa...More..

Mickelson hits every fairway for first time in two decades
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Mickelson hits every fairway for first time in two decades

Mickelson is in a six-way tie for third place following his memorable 65, which saw the American star hit every single fairway for the first time since 1998. Open when Johnson faltered in 2010. Dustin Johnso...More..

Grizzlies trade Gasol to Raptors for Valanciunas, others
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Grizzlies trade Gasol to Raptors for Valanciunas, others

The Grizzlies have been shopping Gasol and star point guard Mike Conley for a month. Though he's now in the twilight of his career, the three-time All-Star is having a nice season in Memphis, averaging 15.7 po...More..

U.K. police confirm Argentine soccer player's body recovered from plane wreckage
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

U.K. police confirm Argentine soccer player's body recovered from plane wreckage

Sala had signed for Cardiff City from French club Nantes in a £15m deal two days before the plane disappeared. "In challenging conditions, the AAIB and its specialist contractors successfully recovered t...More..

Universal DH, 3-batter minimum for pitchers among proposed rule changes
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Universal DH, 3-batter minimum for pitchers among proposed rule changes

A reduction in mound visits from six to five. Even if no deal is reached, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred has the power to make rule changes. including the addition of a 20-second pitch clock and All-Star Game...More..

Celtics Refusing to Dangle Jayson Tatum in Anthony Davis Trade Talks
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Celtics Refusing to Dangle Jayson Tatum in Anthony Davis Trade Talks

The Celtics are unable to trade for Davis this season because Kyrie Irving and Davis are both under rookie contract extensions, and you can not have two players like that on your roster. As the Lakers ele...More..

West Indies slam 'crippling' Jason Holder ban ahead of third England Test
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

West Indies slam 'crippling' Jason Holder ban ahead of third England Test

Roach was among the highest wicket-takers once again as his team went on to win the Test by 10 wickets and took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the 3-match Test series. Critics argue that forcing the team's captai...More..

Williams Racing next in line to reveal 2019 auto
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Williams Racing next in line to reveal 2019 auto

The American outfit, who finished fifth in last year's constructors' championship, have adopted a black and gold colour scheme following their tie-up with drinks manufacturer Rich Energy. "We've worked closely ...More..

Christian Horner feels Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel fear Max Verstappen
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Christian Horner feels Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel fear Max Verstappen

He said: "Max, if you look at his performance in the second half of the (last) year, was the second-highest points scorer to Lewis". "In the next 12 months, I still think, and everyone would say this, that M...More..

Emery urges Arsenal to improve away form amid criticism
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Emery urges Arsenal to improve away form amid criticism

Mustafi was forced off during the closing stages of the defeat to City last Sunday due to a minor back problem but Unai Emery said after the game he hoped the injury wouldn't be anything too serious. "Each ...More..

Alleged Islamophobic abuse aimed at Mohamed Salah during West Ham v Liverpool
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Alleged Islamophobic abuse aimed at Mohamed Salah during West Ham v Liverpool

What you have to put into perspective is that we didn't lose the game. "The authorities will decide what is the best way to manage those things out of the game, out of the great spectacle we have in the Premi...More..

Giants recently met with Bryce Harper, making 'late play' for outfielder
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Giants recently met with Bryce Harper, making 'late play' for outfielder

Harper gives the Yankees some additional options in the outfield and perhaps a full-time slot for Giancarlo Stanton at DH, a position held mostly by him past year except for his 37 games in the outfield. "[H...More..

Kristaps Porzingis reportedly wants Knicks to trade him
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Kristaps Porzingis reportedly wants Knicks to trade him

With Anthony Davis' trade request and Porzingis' impression to leave, it creates a scenario for the Knicks to include their young star in a package. Or, he can stay in NY for a five-year max deal. Dallas wi...More..

Ringrose, Toner ruled out of Ireland's Six Nations match against Scotland
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Ringrose, Toner ruled out of Ireland's Six Nations match against Scotland

Devin Toner suffered an ankle injury while Keith Earls is reportedly managing a hip pointer injury. "Keith Earls trained today", the Irish Rugby Football Union confirmed on social media. Quinn Roux and Ultan ...More..

Harrison Barnes Traded from Mavericks to Sacramento Kings
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Harrison Barnes Traded from Mavericks to Sacramento Kings

The trade was consummated during the second half, as Barnes played 8:49 of the third quarter. Fans spending money on tickets and watching games is what drives up player salaries and popularity. I think everybod...More..

Eden Hazard to tell Chelsea he wants Real Madrid move
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Eden Hazard to tell Chelsea he wants Real Madrid move

In that scenario, the Belgium captain will likely see out the rest of his career at Chelsea , though he has made no secret of his desire to join the European champions, stating that it would be a " dream move...More..

Suns Acquire Tyler Johnson, Wayne Ellington from Miami
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Suns Acquire Tyler Johnson, Wayne Ellington from Miami

The 10-year veteran is averaging eight points in 21 minutes per game during his career. He's on an expiring $6.2 million deal that had a veto option for any trade attached to it. But, he will likely be waived b...More..

Bobby Portis traded to Washington
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Bobby Portis traded to Washington

Washington is now a move away from moving below the luxury tax line and avoiding the repeater tax, which is sensible given the circumstances and the fact they are likely to miss the playoffs. Parker led Chicago...More..

LaVar says Lakers gave Lonzo 'losing attitude'
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

LaVar says Lakers gave Lonzo 'losing attitude'

A day later he explained why and torched the young core of the Lakers roster while he was at it. They get nothing. [Brandon] Ingram play by himself? Lonzo, he makes everybody better . My boys don't lose too mu...More..

Rockets acquire Iman Shumpert, move Brandon Knight in 3-team deal
by | Thursday, February 07, 2019

Rockets acquire Iman Shumpert, move Brandon Knight in 3-team deal

The Cavaliers also sent recently acquired Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin to the Rockets, players they got in a deal with Portland for Rodney Hood . He has two years left on his contract and is averaging 3...More..