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Jobe Watson retires from AFL

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The 32-year-old hangs up the boots after a 15-year career in the AFL and with Essendon. Watson's form has fluctuated this season after being part of the group of players returning from a year-long suspension in 2016. He noticeably struggled during the Bombers' win over Carlton on Saturday, finishing with just 11 disposals. Watson has won three best-and-fairest awards with Essendon, is a two-time All-Australian and was the 2012 Brownlow Medal victor before he relinquished it, with the medal ... Read More »

Dennis Smith Jr. Signs Deal With Under Armour

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According to Nick DePaula of ESPN , sources have told him that Under Armour is bound to pay Smith at least $2 million per year over the course of the Dallas Mavericks guard's three-year contract with the sports apparel company. Now, he'll take the next step in his game in Under Armour gear, joining a brand that is headlined by Stephen Curry. "Dennis got so high - his elbow was at the rim". Read More »

Augusta National has deal to buy neighboring land

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According to the letter to members, the Augusta Country Club Board of Governors recently finalized details and approved the sale, a transfer of acreage to Augusta National. "As we do every year, and historically forever, we are always looking at options for numerous of our holes". "It's fair to say, as is always the case, we are always looking at certain holes, certain other improvements to the golf course, and we talked about some of those, and I think they are all pretty obvious", Augusta ... Read More »

Tigers get just one hit, lose at Pittsburgh 3-0 Monday

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The Detroit Tigers scored three runs in the sixth inning. All six runs would go on his ledger, five earned, as would nine hits. After McCutchen's bomb, David Freese and Sean Rodriguez singled, and with two outs, Boyd walked No. The three runs not only cut the Pirates' lead in half, it matched the Tigers' run total of the previous 22 innings. Kinsler scored on a wild pitch and Miguel Cabrera brought home Adduci with a sacrifice fly to right. Read More »

Draxler devrait rester — Mercato PSG

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Récemment, des intérêts de l'Inter Milan et du Barça ont été évoqués... La présence de son agent à Barcelone en début de semaine à crée le doute: Julian Draxler envisage-t-il de quitter le PSG? Principale victime de l'arrivée de la star brésilienne Neymar au PSG, l'international allemand devrait rester à Paris."Paris est en train de construire un groupe avec les meilleurs joueurs du monde à chaque poste. Read More »

Joe West suspended for 3 games for comments about Beltre

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West continued, "I told him, 'You may be a great ballplayer, but you're the worst umpire in the league". Those comments - which West clarified to USA Today that he and Beltre are on friendly terms - clearly did not sit well with the league, prompting the suspension. Read More »

England win to secure 3-1 series victory over SA

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Old hand Anderson played a big part on Saturday, celebrating bowling in front of an end at Old Trafford recently named after him with four wickets in 15 overs as South Africa limped to 220-9 at stumps. And they didn't ship it! In their first series under Root, England's only loss was a 340-run defeat in the second Test at Trent Bridge . Elgar, who displayed butterfingers a couple of times at Old Trafford , shelled Ali at slip when the left-hander had 15 and England's lead was ... Read More »

Omar McLeod gives Jamaica a taste of gold in 110 metres hurdles

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McLeod ran a near clean race over the hurdles and even had time to stretch out his arms as he raced across the line in 13.04 seconds, .10 seconds ahead of Shubenkov. "I'm so frustrated", said Shubenkov. "I didn't have that this time so I really wanted to come out and shine my own light". "I'm just happy to be competing at the world championships and to get a medal". Read More »

White Sox activate All-Star OF Garcia

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Target the Astros with confidence. He suffered the injury on August 1 when he was hit by a pitch. Chicago (41-68) has lost six straight games and is last in the American League Central division, 18 games behind the division-leading Cleveland Indians and 15 games out of an AL wild-card spot. Read More »

EXCLU - Mercato - PSG : Paris gagne du terrain dans l'esprit de Mbappe

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Dans le dossier Mbappe , la situation continue de s'éclaircir pour le club de la capitale. Le feuilleton Kylian Mbappe vient tout juste de reprendre, qu'il pourrait bientôt se terminer, puisque le PSG après avoir frappé l'énorme coup Neymar , pourrait à nouveau frapper un gros coup dans ce mercato d'été 2017. Read More »

Steve Parish insists he's not selling his Crystal Palace to Tony Adams

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Numerous tabloids were reporting this morning that Adams is leading a consortium backed by European investors to take over the south London club for £200m. Adams has been looking to bring together a team of investors to buy a football club in England, having shown interest in taking over at Sunderland earlier this summer. Read More »

Marvin Lewis taking time off for 'minor health issue'

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At that time, the Bengals themselves were said to be preparing a statement on Lewis' absence. He is taking medications to break up the clot and wants to coach but needs bed rest, she wrote. Lewis has compiled a 118-103-3 record in 14 seasons as the Bengals head coach. The Bengals kickoff the preseason Friday night when they host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and it's uncertain whether Lewis will be on the sidelines for that game. Read More »

Green Bay Packers release troubled DT Letroy Guion

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He had a blood alcohol level of.086 when he was pulled over and tested during a routine traffic stop. The league suspended him for the first three games of the 2015 season for violating its substance abuse policy. Guion saw regular time in Green Bay after signing with the team back in 2014, starting in 35 of a possible 44 games. He accounted for 30 total tackles last season and has 8.5 sacks over his career. Read More »

Cam Newton to sit out Wednesday's game vs. Texans

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As for how much time the quarterbacks will play, O'Brien was noncommittal. "You have to play it by ear relative to how the game goes". "We're competing, and we're battling against each other, and it's good to see", Savage said. "I'll say this: Covington's doing a good job". Savage said one of the keys to the quarterback room is that competition and pushing each other to get better, while also helping each other out. Read More »

Ex-NHLer Eddie Olczyk diagnosed with colon cancer

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Olczyk, now the lead television analyst for the Blackhawks and NBC, had 18 goals and 40 points in 103 games for the Rangers from 1992-95. "My family and I appreciate privacy during this time as we focus our attention on my treatments". "We look forward to his return to good health after the completion of his treatment". He went on to put up 794 points in 1,031 career NHL games with Chicago, the Toronto Maple Leafs, Winnipeg Jets, New York Rangers, Los Angeles Kings and Pittsburgh Penguins, ... Read More »

Bielsa évoque l'arrivée de Neymar

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Le développement se constate par l'augmentation des équipes qui peuvent viser les premières places du classement. La venue d'un joueur comme Neymar est une occasion en or pour la compétition et la concurrence. Pour l'entraîneur argentin de Lille , vu ce qu'il rapporte, on peut considérer que Neymar n'est pas cher! Marcelo Bielsa , l'entraineur de Lille OSC , a livré son avis sur ce dossier. Read More »

InterContinental Hotels Revenue Rise Lifts First-Half Profit

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Based on their most recently released notes to investors, 1 analyst has a rating of "buy", 0 analysts "outperform", 3 analysts "hold", 0 analysts "underperform" and 0 analysts "sell". Finally, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Intercontinental Hotels Group by 16.0% in the first quarter. CIBC World Markets Inc. Read More »

PGA Championship to move from August to May starting in 2019

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If it doesn't then my next, probably last, life-long goal as a professional golfer would be to win the career grand slam ". Besides a missed cut at this year's U.S. In 2015, he lowered the mark, a third-round 61 sparking him to a second tour title in Charlotte . Things could be different at Quail Hollow and it wouldn't surprise many if he emerged from his slumber and lit up the course and the season's last Major. Read More »

Patriots first National Football League franchise to purchase team planes

A source told ESPN that the planes the Patriots purchased have extended range. These planes , depending on miles flown and condition, generally cost in the $10 million range. This has caused National Football League teams to go with charter airlines driving up the costs. They only figuratively own the New York Jets , but the defending champions now own two wide-body jets. Read More »