• Griezmann confirms stay at Atletico Madrid
Griezmann confirms stay at Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid's 26-year-old French global striker, Antoine Griezmann on Sunday ruled out leaving the Spanish club. The France worldwide, who played a key part in helping his country finish runners-up at Euro 2016, even said at one point that a switch to Old Trafford was "possible" and he would give a potential move a "six out of eight chance...

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  • Six Premier League clubs make Forbes 10 most valuable football teams' list
Six Premier League clubs make Forbes 10 most valuable football teams' list

Jose Mourinho's men might have recorded a lowly sixth place finish in the Premier League, but the club is valued at $3.69 billion, up 11% on a year ago. As a whole, the 20 teams' worth went up 3% from previous year, although technically nine of the 20 declined due to the value of the US dollar rising.

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  • Walters: Score would have been different if Thurston played
Walters: Score would have been different if Thurston played

Beveridge was pictured in the Queensland rooms at Wednesday night's game, decked out in an official team polo shirt. "This is what you live for - big games like these", Fifita said. "We weren't good enough". "On my count, there were at least seven times Moloney clearly broke through with the line open". State of Origin game 2 is just 3 weeks ...

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  • Irish rider dies after Isle of Man TT crash
Irish rider dies after Isle of Man TT crash

Last year, Paul Shoesmith, 50, crashed during Superstock practice; Dwight Beare, 27, during the opening Sidecar race; Ian Bell during the Sidecar 2 race; and Andrew Soar, 32, during the Senior TT. The 33 year-old, from County Meath, made his TT debut in 2014, and ranked 15th overall in the 2015 Senior Race. The organisers, ACU Events Ltd, say the...

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  • Pliskova ends French presence to reach Roland Garros last four
Pliskova ends French presence to reach Roland Garros last four

Halep can also become the top-ranked female player if she wins her first major this weekend after a stunning quarter-final comeback against Elina Svitolina . "Before the tournament I wasn't sure if I could play good tennis on clay". "That's maybe why I won this match". Following that she put in a fairly impressive performance to beat Carina Wit...

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  • Golden State Warriors and Cavaliers headed to Cleveland for NBA Finals
Golden State Warriors and Cavaliers headed to Cleveland for NBA Finals

And you got to expect them to play, obviously, better at home. Sometimes, there's just nothing you can do when a future Hall of Famer decides he wants to take over, and the Warriors will need to avoid that with LeBron James on the other side.

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  • Predators even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2
Predators even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2

Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final is in Pittsburgh on Thursday (8 p.m. ET; NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports). Laviolette had a message for Nashville fans attending Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final: Don't throw anything onto the ice. After a stop-and-start beginning to Game 4, the two sides scored almost in succession. Both Crosby and Evgeni Malkin were he...

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  • Cavaliers Limp Home Following Pair Of NBA Finals Shellackings
Cavaliers Limp Home Following Pair Of NBA Finals Shellackings

James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds , but yet again didn't get almost enough help to keep up with Golden State's depth despite Kevin Love's 27 points and 19 from Kyrie Irving .

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  • Nashville Predator fans make out after Stanley Cup win
Nashville Predator fans make out after Stanley Cup win

Nashville kept a struggling Pittsburgh transition game in neutral, causing several turnovers. Laviolette had a message for Nashville fans attending Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final: Don't throw anything onto the ice. The Penguins pulled into a tie a little more than a minute later when Sidney Crosby scored on a breakaway, making it 1-all late ...

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  • President Trump pledges $200 billion federal investment for infrastructure during Cincinnati speech
President Trump pledges $200 billion federal investment for infrastructure during Cincinnati speech

CINCINNATI, Ohio President Donald Trump on Wednesday trumpeted plans for $1 trillion in US infrastructure spending as he struggles to gain momentum for his economic agenda amid growing attention on the probe into alleged ties between his campaign and Russian Federation.

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  • Kevin Durant: LeBron James 'Paved the Way' to Join Warriors
Kevin Durant: LeBron James 'Paved the Way' to Join Warriors

He's already scored 71 - though not all of them against James - while the player Durant replaced from last season (Harrison Barnes) scored just 65 points for the entire 2016 Finals. James, too, has been terrific, as he's averaging a triple-double to start the series. The three-time champion stopped driving to the basket in the second half of Game...

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  • Juventus coach Allegri renews contract until 2020
Juventus coach Allegri renews contract until 2020

Allegri, who has previously said he would like to manage in the Premier League, had guided Milan to the Serie A title in 2011 and won the Supercoppa with the Rossoneri the same year. "And then in Europe, where Juventus , with two Champions League finals in three seasons and fifth place in the UEFA rankings, is now one of the most acclaimed t...

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  • Spartan football players arraigned in sexual assault case
Spartan football players arraigned in sexual assault case

King faces up to life in prison if convicted. The judge set the bond at $10,000 cash or surety. Detectives discovered a video on King's cellphone of the incident. "So that's what I want people to keep in mind". "We have a very strong defense". "The high standards I have established for this program have not changed", the coach added.

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  • Warriors Hope To Chase Away Game 3 Blues
Warriors Hope To Chase Away Game 3 Blues

And every time the ball finds Kevin Durant and the Cavs defense feels the stress of that, it's a reminder this NBA Finals isn't the NBA Finals of a year ago either. "Playing with a lot of energy". "I've just got to keep battling". In last year's Finals, Cleveland's worst game was Game 2 - a draining, 33-point defeat.

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  • Cano, Seager Power Mariners Past Twins 12-3
Cano, Seager Power Mariners Past Twins 12-3

This will be Mejia's first career game against the Mariners. Valencia hit a three-run double to make it 8-2 and came around on consecutive singles by Cano and Cruz. "The guys were swinging it great, and we had some big innings there", he said. "But, that's just going off what Jean's telling me and what he's feeling.

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  • Red Sox announcer Remy apologizes for no-translator remarks
Red Sox announcer Remy apologizes for no-translator remarks

Drew Pomeranz (6-3) labored through a career-high 123 pitches in five innings to win his third start in a row. Judge, who also doubled and singled, won his matchup with Bradley. Red Sox LHP Eduardo Rodriguez (right knee subluxation) consulted with Dr. James Andrews on Monday and was prescribed active rest and rehab. NY 1B Greg Bird (bruised...

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  • NFL looking into incident with Jets' Lee, Williams
NFL looking into incident with Jets' Lee, Williams

The Twitter user who posted the video wrote that Lee had gotten into a physical confrontation with the woman. Bowles added that he had a long talk with Lee and told him he has to do a better job of staying out trouble. Lee might not be out of the woods yet, as the National Football League released a statement saying they will investigate the ...

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  • Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways' operating licences
Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways' operating licences

Check out Federal News Radio's latest podcasts. The U.S.is trying to understand and make assessment of the situation. Federation Internationale de Football Association is hoping the regional rifts are healed long before world soccer's governing body might have to contemplate any change of host, a move that would deal a heavy blow to Qatar's reput...

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  • Djokovic loses to Theim at French Open
Djokovic loses to Theim at French Open

Nadal, the fourth seed, is the favorite in the tournament. Rafa Nadal has broken lots of records in his career but they do not matter to the Spaniard, who on Wednesday strolled into the French Open semi-finals after compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta quit with an injury less than an hour into the match.

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  • Cavaliers Will Not Overcompensate For Two-Game Deficit
Cavaliers Will Not Overcompensate For Two-Game Deficit

He and James also have some history from last year's Finals. "We made that mistake of circling 73 [wins] and worrying about the wrong thing before", said Green, referring to the Warriors' record-setting 73-win regular season in 2015-16. But both of those guys are special. It's a focus that is sharpened by bitter memories of last June, even if s...

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