Aroldis Chapman takes Yankees to new depths of misery

It was a rough night for Chapman and the Yankees' offense, which was mostly listless until the eighth inning when they finally managed to put a run on the board. The solo shot Mike Zunino clobbered off an otherwise excellent Sabathia doomed the Yankees. "I just want to help the team", Sabathia said. "We look for him to bounce back and be a lot better than he is now".

Ronda Rousey & Travis Browne Getting Married This Weekend

She's like 'I'm getting married.' Congratulations. "She's in a good place, she's happy and hasn't announced her retirement or anything like that, but she's focusing on this wedding". That defeat marked the second in a row for Rowdy, who had her undefeated run with the company come to an end when Holly Holm sent her packing via second-round knockout at UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia.

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes suffers right hamstring strain

The ball squirted into the outfield after hitting off second base umpire Andy Fletcher, who immediately ruled the play over, but not before Cespedes rounded third base. Less than an inning into Friday night's game, it was like the Mets were taking a sucker punch at the bottom of that pile. In a brutal week, the Mets lost Steven Matz to season-ending surgery to relocate the ulnar nerve in his left elbow.

Eden Hazard: Chelsea boss Antonio Conte surprised at Belgium call-up

For sure I am a bit surprised about this decision. "I was a coach with the Italy team and I respect the decision of the other coach". If Hazard isn't ready, he will not play. "Why is he playing this afternoon with the under-23s to continue to try and improve his form?" "The club is working hard to strengthen our team and squad", he told reporters.

Manchester City to make new £25 million bid for Jonny Evans

Having progressed through Manchester United's youth ranks, Jonny Evans made 198 senior appearances for the Red Devils, before securing a summer move to West Brom for £8m in 2015. "Centre-halves are hard to find at the minute". "In one way you have to be a little bit careful but in another way you'd want him to get that game time".

AC Milan, Arsenal learn Europa League group-stage opponents

Now, confined to the relatively small pond of the Europa League for the first time in two decades, perhaps it is Arsenal's turn to play at being the big fish. The other Turkish team Atiker Konyaspor will go to Austria to face Salzburg and also plays Marseille and Vitoria. Spanish youth star of Ghanaian descent Inaki Williams could lead the attack of the La Liga outfit with Samuel Mensah also expected to see some minutes for Ostersunds.

Eric Berry won't play for Chiefs against Seahawks

That was before he missed a week with a soft-tissue injury, though, and now rookie Shaquill Griffin is poised to start his third preseason game and new addition Tramaine Brock is trying to play his way up the depth chart. If he does - and then produces at a high level once again - it will be hard to argue that he doesn't deserve ample work in the 2017 regular season.

Patriots Julian Edelman carted off with apparent right knee injury

On his third catch and run, the receiver limped off the field grabbing his right knee after a non-contact injury. He jumped over the bench to make sure one of his favorite targets wasn't injured too badly. He racked up 98 catches for 1,106 yards and three touchdowns during the 2016 campaign. Not only is he a talented receiver, Edelman can also return punts.

49ers plan to part ways with linebacker Ahmad Brooks

The Niners may wait to gauge his trade market before releasing him, but it looks like he's played his last down as a 49er. The San Francisco 49ers' roster overhaul under first-year general manager John Lynch is close to taking another step.

Julian Draxler decides to remain at Paris Saint-Germain?

National Basketball Association star Stephen Curry was in attendance for the match which saw Saint-Etienne, who also came into the game with maximum points from their first three contests, concede their first goals of the Ligue 1 campaign.

Million changes made to electoral roll

Of those 16 million, more than 90,000 are new voters who enrolled in just the last two weeks, suggesting a surge in young voters, while nearly one million people logged on to the AEC website to update their address. That takes the total number enrolled up to 16 million out of a population of about 24 million people. 'Now let's go win this!' The executive director of the Equality Campaign , Tiernan Brady, said the result signalled "the largest, most successful enrolment campaign since ...

Chelsea officials refuse to acknowledge Atletico Madrid rivals in Monaco

The positives of facing Atletico and Roma are that for both the team and supporters travel is relatively simple to two European capital cities; something that can't be said for Chelsea's final group stage opponent. Manchester City side will face Shakhtar Donetsk, with Pep Guardiola's side also up against Napoli and Feyenoord in Group F. Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool - in the group stage for the first time since 2014/15 - will play Spartak Moscow, Sevilla and Maribor in Group E.

Benitez 'insists' Newcastle United sign target, 'direct request', further contacts today

Rafa Benitez is determined to land the player and is to make a fresh approach to try and sign the Montenegro worldwide. Benitez has made a "direct request" to the Newcastle United board to bring Jovetic to St James Park, and there's set to be a new effort today.

Rooney announces end of England career

The statistics surely speak for themselves in that regard. 380 - Total number of shots taken for England. Minutes played in an England shirt. Couple his eventual record number of appearances with the 53 goals to his name - another English global record - and it becomes clear just how great Rooney's overall contribution has been.

Kevin Durant applauds Kyrie Irving for moving on to 'next chapter'

The Cleveland Cavaliers may have just traded Kyrie Irving , but in at least one form, the star point guard will remain a part of the team. Kevin Durant clearly feels he no longer has anything to prove to anybody, and that means he's speaking his mind about a long list of things.

Cavaliers nearly traded Kyrie Irving to Suns

Kevin Durant clearly feels he no longer has anything to prove to anybody, and that means he's speaking his mind about a long list of things. "I'm ready for a new challenge.' All that stuff kind of met at the pinnacle of why he wanted to leave, and it just felt like he wanted a situation where he would just be free from all of that and just play".

Arsene Wenger refuses to rule out Shkodran Mustafi exit

Wenger admitted last week that he needs to offload a few players before the end of the month, but allowing Mustafi to leave the Emirates after just one season would come as a major surprise particularly as Arsenal have just sold Gabriel to Valencia for £10m .

Michael Vick Joins Fox Sports as NFL Analyst

Perez of USA Today , he will be a studio analyst for Fox NFL Kickoff as well as making regular appearances on Fox Sports 1. "Coaching will be part of my life that I engage in at some point, but right now isn't the best timing for it", Vick said.

University of Illinois Gets Rid of 'War Chant' Song

It is the latest step in an ongoing move by the school to eliminate or reduce the amount of Native American imagery used by the athletic department. FILE - In this February 21, 2007 file photo, University of IL mascot Chief Illiniwek performs for the last time during an IL basketball game in Champaign, Ill.

Statement from LSU Athletics Regarding Hurricane Harvey

At present, Houston's NRG Stadium is set to host the contest on Thursday, Aug. 31. NRG Stadium sustained significant damage from Hurricane Ike in September 2008, forcing postponement of a Texans regular-season game. The Houston Office of Emergency Management also added that, "evacuations for this storm system in the City of Houston are unlikely". If the region needs to focus the resources on recovery, the game could move to the home of the Cowboys.

Liverpool hoping to continue successful run against Arsenal

The Merseyside outfit booked their place in the Champions League group stage on Wednesday night thanks to a 4-2 victory over Bundesliga outfit Hoffenheim in their playoff. Arsenal, in contrast, succumbed to their first loss of the new campaign after Jese Rodriguez scored a second-half victor for Stoke City to secure a 1-0 win at the bet365 Stadium.

Iman Shumpert requests trade from Cavaliers

He is slated to made just over $10.3 million this season with an $11 million player option for the 2018-19 season, which he is expected to decline if he is not traded. On Friday, Yahoo Sports' Shams Charania denied that Shumpert had requested a trade , but confirmed that Cleveland had in fact been looking to move the seventh-year guard.

Kevin Durant says he knows why Kyrie Irving left LeBron James, Cavaliers

Jackie Bradley injures thumb on slide, will return to Boston for an MRI :"As I was coming around third, a few steps before home plate, I wanted to slide headfirst because I could control it", Bradley said "I wasn't going to slide anywhere near him, I was going to slide headfirst and just have my hand reach around, but as I was approaching I could see him gather it".

"All-Time" Thunder Roster Full of Seattle SuperSonics

After almost a decade of wound-healing following the Sonics' sudden departure to Oklahoma, this new development puts a fresh dash of salt into it. The all-time teams are a collection of players from each franchise's history , which make for an All-Star team of sorts for each franchise.

Ronald Koeman hails "incredible" Gylfi Sigurdsson goal

Everton boss Ronald Koeman has hailed his record-signing Gylfi Sigurdsson for his incredible debut strike in the Europa League tie against Hajduk Split . Everton boss Koeman seemed to suggest that Gueye could well have started against Split, who threw up a few scares during the second leg, but the Dutchman saw fit to rest the Senegal worldwide for the clash with Chelsea and hinted at more rotation for the battle against Antonio Conte's men.

Watch the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor weigh

According to the New York Times , the Association of Ringside Physicians thinks that not only could a boxer get seriously injured during Mayweather-McGregor, but that the fight should never have been allowed in the first place by the Nevada State Athletic Commission.

Devils Sign Veteran Right Wing Drew Stafford

In 18 games with Boston last season, he had eight points (four goals and four assists). In 725 National Hockey League games with the Buffalo Sabres, Jets and Bruins, the Milwaukee native has 183 goals and 217 assists for 400 points. He has 183 goals and 217 assists for 400 points in his career. They have Kyle Palmieri to take one spot, but after that, the Devils would have been looking at Stefan Noesen , Michael McLeod, Blake Speers or another young prospect to fill that role.

Infosys Limited American Deposi (NYSE:INFY) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

The firm is scheduled to announce its next quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Friday, October 13th. Next quarter's EPS is expected be $0.25 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $1.06. The stock touched 52-week High of $16.71 on 10/13/16 and 52-week Low of $13.42 on 02/01/17. Infosys Limited (INFY ) closed -0.96% below its 200-day moving average and is -3.21% below another chart threshold, its 50-day moving average.

Massa downbeat after 'a day to forget' at Spa

The damage was so severe that Williams needed to change Massa's chassis but the need to re-scrutineer it on Saturday morning meant he was unable to run in FP2. It was also quite a big crash, the chassis was damaged. The incident leaves Massa with limited time to get comfortable with his auto on Saturday before qualifying, having only completed two laps in total.

Halep to face Sharapova in thrilling US Open first round clash

File photo shows Maria Sharapova of Russian Federation holding her trophy after winning the woman's final match against Justine Henin-Hardenne of Belguim at the 2006 US Open in NY. 4 Alexander Zverev . Kerber beat Pliskova in last year's final in NY and moved up to No. 1 in the rankings for the first time. The US Open is one of the highest-attended annual sporting event in the world.

Patriots gauging trade market for Kony Ealy

NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported Friday that the New England Patriots have gauged trade interest in defensive end Kony Ealy . It's hard to see the Patriots getting much of a return for Ealy if they try to send him out again, but then again, all they had to sacrifice to acquire him in the first place was moving down eight spots from No.

Mourinho: I want more and more and more from Martial

He is a player with so much potential Old Trafford and Mourinho will be glad he's started to repay his faith in the Armenian. He told a news conference on Friday: "I think when you have some talents you can not waste, I think when you are blessed with that talent, you have to exploit and not be happy with glimpses of talent and that I'm not going to change".

Garbine keen to break US Open jinx

TIM Henman has urged Andy Murray only to play at the US Open if he has fully recovered from his hip problem. "That gives me a lot of confidence, and hopefully I can show that on court, as well". If one of Nadal, Murray, or Federer end up winning the title in Flushing, then they would automatically take the No. 1 ranking regardless of how the other two rivals fare during the fortnight.

Ronaldo named UEFA player of the year for third time

Shortly after receiving the UEFA award, Ronaldo was asked by reporters to name the possible successors to his throne. The ex-Manchester United star apparently wants out of the Champions League holders after he was hit by a double-whammy over supposed tax evasion and a domestic suspension for pushing a referee.

New York Knicks Leave Carmelo Anthony off Season Tickets Advertisement

According to widespread reports, Anthony has told the Knicks he is willing to waive his no-trade clause only for the Rockets, who feature his two buddies, Chris Paul and James Harden. Are the Knicks? Or will they "rise higher" if they decide Anthony is not part of "New York Forever"? Therefore, while the Knicks likely want to move forward without Carmelo, there's a chance that he could return to the dominant player that he was before the Phil Jackson era forced the triangle in NY.