• Tyrod Taylor Staying With Bills After Two Sides Agree To Deal

    Tyrod Taylor Staying With Bills After Two Sides Agree To Deal

    McDermott was hired in January to replace former coach Rex Ryan - a staunch supporter of Taylor . With the Bills, Taylor flourished in the run game, totaling 1,148 yards and 10 touchdowns on 199 carries. Taylor would have earned $27.5 million in 2017 had the Bills exercised his existing option. Although terms of the contract restructure haven't been announced, it's safe to say that Taylor won't be getting anywhere the money he was supposed to get under his old deal.

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  • Current and former players congratulate Dirk Nowitzki on reaching 30000 career points

    Current and former players congratulate Dirk Nowitzki on reaching 30000 career points

    Nowitzki reached the mark after nailing a step-back baseline jumper over Lakers reserve forward Larry Nance Jr . for a 42-30 lead with 10:57 left in the second quarter. Eric Bledsoe had a game-high 30 points for the Suns in the loss. After the signature shot for 30,000, Nowitzki added a 3-pointer for 23 points in the first 14 minutes before the game was stopped as teammates mobbed the wide-smiling star near midcourt.

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  • FC Barcelona gear up for 'miracle' mission against PSG

    Join The Roar from 6:45am AEDT for live scores and commentary. Barca suffered a 4-0 loss two weeks ago and are now focused on achieving what no other side has done before. Barcelona's main slayer from the first leg, Angel di Maria, is a doubt for the match having not played enough since that 4-0 hammering on February 14.

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  • West Ham v Chelsea: Blues to prevail in entertaning affair

    West Ham v Chelsea: Blues to prevail in entertaning affair

    Maybe it can happen again the same against West Ham tonight, but for this reason we are preparing for this kind of situation. Chelsea nearly created a chance from the kick off. Willian and Kurt Zouma came on too to help see out the win and it looked as if it would be completely untained until, with the last real attack, deep into added time , West Ham pulled a goal back out of nothing.

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  • Elderly twin sisters die amid frigid weekend temperatures

    Elderly twin sisters die amid frigid weekend temperatures

    One of Haley's longtime neighbors also described her as upbeat and said she always looked forward to dinner dates with family and friends. Police said Martha Williams and her twin sister Jean Haley were both found unresponsive Saturday morning outside a Rhode Island home after they both appeared to have tripped overnight.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo blocked Pogba's Real Madrid move

    Cristiano Ronaldo blocked Pogba's Real Madrid move

    James fired towards goal from the edge of the box, his effort cannoned off the post and into Asensio's path. Ruben Pena bundled in a consolation goal for Eibar in the 72nd minute but Real still recorded their biggest win since beating Real Sociedad 3-0 in January.

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  • UFC 209: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson title fight cancelled

    He'll fight for the UFC lightweight interim title against Ferguson, who hasn't lost a fight since 2012. UFC 209 will take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. With the skills that both fighters have, the fight may just be as good as predicted. This is a huge blow to Saturday night's fight card, especially with UFC president Dana White saying recently that the victor could fight Conor McGregor next.

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  • Colorado Avalanche trade Jarome Iginla to Los Angeles Kings for conditional pick

    In order to get back to the playoffs, the Los Angeles Kings desperately need more offense, and there are rumors circling that the team is ready to make a big splash to improve offensively before the trade deadline. The Kings acquired the pick after trading left wing Dwight King to the Montreal Canadiens. Iginla signed with Colorado for a three-year $16M contract after a brief stint with Pittsburgh following the 2013-14 season.

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  • Indian Beverage Association hits out at The Coca-Cola Co, PepsiCo boycott

    The boycott call comes at a time when Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo's global chief , who incidentally hails from Tamil Nadu, is on a week-long tour to India to discuss investment proposals. "We used to sell 20 cases of Coke per day (one case has 24 bottles) and now we have stopped the procurement completely and are going through the old stock".

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  • Kings see Ben Bishop as important piece in playoff race

    Bishop's contract carries a $5.95 million salary cap hit and according to ESPN's Pierre LeBrun, Tampa will retain 20 percent of the salary . Tampa also has young, talented Andrei Vasilevskiy on its roster, though Vasilevskiy has underperformed to a degree this season.

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  • Lewis Hamilton reveals fan-designed helmet for 2017

    The W08 2017 auto will officially be launched by the Formula One world champions on Thursday at Silverstone when Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas take the covers off. Bernie Ecclestone, the deposed boss, was the master orchestrator of such schemozzle. "It is a big day for me", said Bottas. Meanwhile, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff will be hoping for a better relationship between Hamilton and Bottas after the former's hard partnership with Rosberg.

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  • Best and Sexton return to Ireland rugby team

    Jonathan Sexton has been named in Ireland's starting XV for the Six Nations clash with France in Dublin on Saturday, marking his much-anticipated return from a calf injury. Sexton can expect just the latest in a string of physical onslaughts from the French, who love nothing more than targeting Ireland's front-line playmaker.

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  • Nets trade Bojan Bogdanovic to Wizards for veterans, draft pick

    Brooklyn moved off their stated desire of two first round picks for Lopez, now asking for one first and a second, but had insisted on getting a first round pick for Bogdanovic. Bogdanovic joined the Nets as a rookie in 2014-15. He's averaging 14.2 points - more than double any Wizards reserve is averaging - and shooting 35.7% on three-pointers.

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  • UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis recovers, KO's Browne

    UFC star Derrick Lewis knocked out Ronda Rousey's giant boyfriend, Travis Browne , and revealed the only thing he feared in the cage was messing his shorts on national TV. Elsewhere in his post-fight interview, Lewis responded to a question about taking some damaging first-round kicks to his midsection by saying, "I just gotta do number two, that's all".

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  • Israel alliance has become 'even stronger,' Netanyahu tells Cabinet

    They're also likely to discuss cyber security and economic issues. The move went against the prime minister's stated goal of involving Arab countries in resolving the conflict. Former senior USA officials noted that at a meeting with Netanyahu, the prime minister evaded a clear answer on the proposed plan. "We find this relationship particularly productive and valuable to ensure security and prosperity for our peoples in the future", he added.

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  • Men's basketball: Badgers will be without Koenig on the road against MI

    The best win of U-M's season - and loudest statement to the NCAA tournament selection committee - was Michigan's first win over a ranked opponent since last season's Big Ten tournament upset of No. MI (16-9 SU, 9-13 ATS), meanwhile, owns a much-needed two-game winning streak. He admitted last week that as freshman, he may have "checked out of a game completely" if his shot wasn't falling.

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  • LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony miss All-Star media day

    And after all that Carmelo has gone through this season with the trade talks, the NY media, Phil Jackson , and the James Dolan, he deserves some good news, so that's nice. "I haven't talked to anyone yet", Rose said. It's not going to put me down for the rest of the year. I like being here but never know what could happen and future they have for this team or decisions they have to make to build a winning team.

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