The score didn’t matter one iota. What was it…29-12 for the Eastern Conference? It’s been mere hours since the 2016 NHL All-Star Skills Competition ended, and the actual team result already feels irrelevant. And yet, the players won something intangible and far more memorable Saturday night. The event could’ve gone... Read more
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) For a little healthy fun off the courts, a group of players at the Australian Open took part in a Vegemite taste test. For Australians, it is the country’s signature spread, a beloved national snack typically slathered on toast. Read more
None MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Bruno Soares didn’t have much down time between his Australian Open doubles championship matches. No worries, he won them both. Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE Luke and Von. Sounds like a beach band from the Sixties, or maybe offshoots of the “Dukes of Hazzard.” In reality, Luke Kuechly and Von Miller are exactly what successful teams need in the NFL. The All-Pro linebackers are versatile, fierce competitors, leaders and... Read more
Eddie George runs around the Ravens defense in the Titans' playoff victory in 2004.(Photo: H. Darr Beiser, USA TODAY Sports) CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE NEW YORK — Eddie George has no regrets about playing football. There is increasing concern about head trauma in football and the long-term damage it can cause, leading some... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 8 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE SAN DIEGO (AP) — The best thing about Phil Mickelson playing at Torrey Pines is that it’s his hometown event on the PGA Tour, and he is treated accordingly. These days, that might be the only thing that appeals to him. Yes, Mickelson... Read more
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Chelsea have announced the signing of Matt Miazga from New York Red Bulls in a four-and-a-half year deal. The centre back joins the Blues for a reported fee of £3.5million and, according to Guus Hiddink, he will be a squad player for the rest of the season. Read more