• Jontay Porter decides to reclassify and join his brother, Michael, at Missouri
Jontay Porter decides to reclassify and join his brother, Michael, at Missouri

Jontay, the 6-foot-11, 240-pound younger brother, is a terrific passer and will help bolster the Tigers' frontcourt. Jontay Porter is joining his brother at Mizzou. The Tigers were an abysmal 8-24 last season but feature this talented incoming class as well as returning pieces Jordan Barnett, Kevin Puryear and Terrence Phillips.

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  • Martavis Bryant cleared to participate in preseason
Martavis Bryant cleared to participate in preseason

Technically, Bryant still has another step to go to completely be ready for 2017. Whether he will be cleared to play in the regular season remains to be seen. Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said in a statement that Bryant was "informed by the National Football League that he is now permitted to participate in preseason activities, inclu...

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  • PSG's Dani Alves: Juventus did not understand my style of play
PSG's Dani Alves: Juventus did not understand my style of play

Neymar is big now. He suggested that I come to the club. Barcelona has criticized PSG's signing of Neymar by virtue of a record-breaking $263 million transfer fee, accusing the French club of skirting European soccer's Financial Fair Play rules.

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  • Roger Federer turns 36, reveals what scares him most
Roger Federer turns 36, reveals what scares him most

Peter Polansky said he's not a bad tennis player, but he's also not in the same league as Roger Federer . On Wednesday's evidence few would bet against him adding the US Open to that haul after a masterful performance that left Polansky groping at shadows.

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  • Sky Sports Journalist Claims Chelsea Remain Interested in Signing João Cancelo
Sky Sports Journalist Claims Chelsea Remain Interested in Signing João Cancelo

The west London side are now looking for alternatives to strengthen their squad in order to compete in four different competitions in Antonio Conte's second season in charge. The Blues had Cancelo watched at the European Under-21 Championships and in Valencia's pre-season matches as well. "He's valued at around £25m". Signed from Benfica in 201...

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  • Man United installed as heavy favourites to sign global attacker
Man United installed as heavy favourites to sign global attacker

Zinedine Zidane picked Bale from the start as Madrid won a third UEFA Super Cup in four years, leading Mourinho to say afterwards the chase was over before it had started. "Everything has gone as normal like it has every year". " is a great manager". "He's a great manager, he's done everything in football, he knows what he's doing and I'm sure ...

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  • German satirist paints 'hate speech' tweets at Twitter HQ in protest
German satirist paints 'hate speech' tweets at Twitter HQ in protest

The artist decried the tweets as "not just plain insults or jokes, but absolutely serious threats of violence". "Germany needs a final solution to Islam", read one of the tweets. With Twitter increasingly seen as a virtual free public space, Shapira's actions and Germany's new law have raised questions surrounding the role of private companies ...

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  • Steelers WR Martavis Bryant cleared to return to field
Steelers WR Martavis Bryant cleared to return to field

There was a pretty large level of excitement from the Pittsburgh Steelers and their fans after wide receiver Martavis Bryant was conditionally reinstated back in April. The Steelers are now holding their final open training camp practice prior to traveling to NY for the 2017 preseason opener and that means they won't be back on the fields of ...

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  • PSG Preparing $100m Bid For Sanchez
PSG Preparing $100m Bid For Sanchez

He had a scan on Monday, which revealed the extent of the damage, and revealed that he will not be fit to play against Leicester City in tomorrow's English Premier League season opener, and Stoke City the following weekend. "But we have all the other players prepared in pre-season and they are all ready". "Always possible. When a player is ...

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  • Phyllis Francis wins upset 400m title; Allyson Felix ties medal record
Phyllis Francis wins upset 400m title; Allyson Felix ties medal record

Phyllis Francis surged down the home stretch to take the lead and power her way to the gold in the women's 400-meter final on Wednesday at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in London . That is what it is about. Karsten Warholm of Norway won the world title in the 400m hurdles, holding off the challenge of Yasmani Copello of Turkey an...

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  • Conte still eager for new signings; exhausted of questions
Conte still eager for new signings; exhausted of questions

Both teams will start the season with new strikers as Chelsea have replaced the hated Costa with Alvaro Morata and Wenger has brought in our record signing of Alexandre Lacazette . "I think Chelsea are weaker squad-wise". This league is the strongest in the world. You have to fight against at least five other teams. In the past two...

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  • PSG line up £80 million offer for Manchester City target Alexis Sanchez
PSG line up £80 million offer for Manchester City target Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez , Mesut Ozil, and Aaron Ramsey all missed the Gunners' dramatic victory over Chelsea Football Club in the Community Shield on Sunday for various reasons and could miss their first competitive match as well. "We were missing a lot of players but it's great to see that everybody is ready to compete for places in the squa...

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  • BT Sport's bumper guide to the 2017/18 Premier League season
BT Sport's bumper guide to the 2017/18 Premier League season

Empowered by a close-season transfer splurge of some £200 million ($264.8 million, 233.5 million euros), Manchester City are the early favourites to topple Premier League champions Chelsea . Matic, the big Serbian midfielder, has fitted seamlessly into the United midfield. "He's working very well and starting to understand our idea of football...

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  • Blue Jays transfer Troy Tulowitzki to 60-day disabled list
Blue Jays transfer Troy Tulowitzki to 60-day disabled list

He struck out just two and gave up a towering home run to Jose Bautista to start a fifth inning he never finished. He said he was frustrated because the knee has been healthy since the start of the season. NY is 13-6 when Sabathia starts and overall is just seven games over.500. The hit knocked in Headley, who led off with a single, took second on ...

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  • Deshaun Watson scores first touchdown of National Football League career, impresses in professional debut
Deshaun Watson scores first touchdown of National Football League career, impresses in professional debut

Still, hitting your brothers gets boring after a while. Retired wide receiver Steve Smith Sr., now an NFL Network analyst, is coincidentally covering the preseason game between his old Carolina Panthers squad and the Houston Texans on Wednesday.

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  • Cleveland Indians acquire outfielder Jay Bruce from New York Mets
Cleveland Indians acquire outfielder Jay Bruce from New York Mets

Bruce led the Mets this season with 29 home runs and 75 RBI in 102 games. NY is 16 1/2 games behind Washington in the NL East. Jay Bruce #19 of the New York Mets watches his three-run home run during the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Citi Field on July 15, 2017 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City...

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  • Jordan Spieth not feeling pressure of grand slam ahead of PGA Championship
Jordan Spieth not feeling pressure of grand slam ahead of PGA Championship

I feel like it's finally coming back into form", he told reporters on Tuesday. But he's got an overall game that he's really comfortable with. I generally don't like leaning chalk in a golf tournament, but everything does point to McIlroy having a great shot to win here even with all the course's changes .

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  • Wilfork signs one-day contract to retire with Patriots
Wilfork signs one-day contract to retire with Patriots

A native of Boynton Beach, Florida, Wilfork played 11 seasons with the New England Patriots , before spending his last two with the Houston Texans. During his time in New England, the Patriots won 136 regular-season games while only losing 40. He and owner Robert Kraft signed a contract, and Wilfork was re-presented with a No.

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  • Houston Nutt's lawsuit against Ole Miss dismissed by federal judge
Houston Nutt's lawsuit against Ole Miss dismissed by federal judge

In his ruling, U.S. District Judge Neal B. Biggers Jr., wrote: "Defendants argue that jurisdiction is lacking because both the University of MS and the Board of Trustees for Institutions of Higher Learning are arms of the state of MS and, consequently, are not "citizens" of any state for purposes of diversity jurisdiction".

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  • 'Injured' Sanchez ruled out of start of Arsenal's PL campaign
'Injured' Sanchez ruled out of start of Arsenal's PL campaign

Speaking at his press conference on Wednesday ahead of the team's opening match of the Premier League season with Leicester City, Wenger was in positive mood about Sanchez . The 23-year-old England global has struggled to secure a regular place since arriving at Arsenal six years ago, but Wenger believes the winger has the potential to become a ...

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