more on the story from TMZ: Bella Hadid believes Selena Gomez did her dirty by dating The Weeknd behind her back. Sources close to Bella tell TMZ she feels betrayed because her ex and Selena hooked up almost immediately after Bella and Weeknd ended their relationship. Here’s where it gets interesting. We’re told it was actually Bella who pulled the plug 2 months ago, because the bi-coastal relationship was just too difficult. Nevertheless, the breakup hurt. Also interesting … a Selena source says the thing between Selena and Bella’s ex is 2 months old. They even spent the holidays together. […]
Denver Broncos defensive lineman Derek Wolfe suffered a neck injury Sunday against the New England Patriots and has been ruled out for the rest of the game, per Broncos vice president of public relationsPatrick Smyth. world news daily Wolfe is one of the key contributors on the defensive side of the field for Denver, starting every game he has played in since being drafted in the second round in 2012. The 26-year-old has appeared in all 13 games this season, totaling 5.5 sacks and 49 tackles, including two against the Patriots before his injury. He also had 5.5 sacks in […]
Manchester City came from behind to beat Arsenal, 2-1, at the Etihad Stadium during Sunday’s Premier League action. Theo Walcott gave the visitors an early lead, but Leroy Sane tied things up early in the second half. City dominated possession before and after the break, and Raheem Sterling completed the comeback after 72 minutes. As City’s official Twitter account shared, manager Pep Guardiola opted for an experimental formation, with Kevin De Bruyne playing striker: TEAM NEWS with @haysworldwide #cityvafc #mcfc pic.twitter.com/IhBLvYsPzD Manchester City (@ManCity) December 18, 2016 Arsenal’s tactics were a little more conventional, with Alexis Sanchez once again serving […]
Chelsea will reportedly turn to Real Madrid playmaker James Rodriguez in the January transfer window as they search for a replacement for Oscar. According to Steve Stammers of the Daily Mirror, the Blues are plotting [a] 75 million bid for Rodriguez, who has fallen down the pecking order at the Santiago Bernabeu. Its suggested the majority of that pursuit will be funded by the sale of Oscar, who is close to agreeing a remarkable 62 million move to Shanghai SIPG. [Antonio] Conte tried last summer to sign Rodriguez but Real blocked any move, added Stammers. He will have better luck […]
Joe Smith Jr. has retained hisWBC international light heavyweight title and sent Bernard Hopkins into retirement with an eighth-round TKOvictory in California on Saturday night.
The end of the fight was controversial, at least from Hopkins’ perspective. Smith unleashed a flurry of heavy punches on Hopkins, who was leaning against the ropes and fell through them all the way down to the floor.
Hopkins was able to stand up on his own outside the ring, walked around for a moment seemingly confused by the situation as the referee’s count reached 20 to end the fight.
Watch: @beastsmithjr knocks […]
Tom Herman is bringing a key piece of his coaching staff with him from the Houston Cougars to the Texas Longhorns, as it was reported Saturday that Todd Orlando will be hired as Texas’ defensive coordinator. According to Pete Thamel of Sports Illustrated, Orlando’s deal is for three years and is worth more than $1 million per season. Joseph Duarte of the Houston Chronicle also reported the terms of the contract. Orlando was Houston’s defensive coordinator for two seasons under Herman after previous stints at Connecticut, Florida International and Utah State in the same role. Per Mark Berman of Fox […]
The further we get into the 2016-17 NBA season, the more the rumor mill seems to speed up.
The latest factor in accelerating the mill is that we’ve now passed an important date for trade rumors. After Dec. 15, teams are allowed to trade players they signed this past summer, which makes it easier to put together multiple-player deals.
With that being the case, it could now be easier to move guys who’ve been in the rumor mill for months. Take Philadelphia 76ers big man Nerlens Noel, for example. Everyone can see that Philly can’t move forward with […]
Week 15 of the 2016 NFL season is already underway. If you’re still alive in your fantasy postseason, congratulations. However, this good news also brings the reality that every choice is magnified. Start the wrong player, and your season could be over just like that. The wrong waiver-wire add? Consolation bracket, here you come. Well, we’re here to help sort things out for the remainder of the week with some good old fashioned positional rankings. We’ll be examining the top skill-position players and ranking them based on our Week 15 projections. We’ll have separate lists for standard and PPR scoring, […]
Hype is one of those words that gets thrown around in sports to describe any extra attention a player or team might be getting before having the chance to prove worthy. It’s the fuel that keeps the firing going during the offseason, particularly so with college basketball since there’s more than seven months between the end of one season and the beginning of the next. With all that idle time, hype helps fill the void and keep names relevant. But when the actual season begins, not everyone can actually meet those lofty expectations that were created during the down time. […]
Less than one week after being fired by the Los Angeles Rams, Jeff Fisher is speaking out about his former employer.
In a preview of an interview with Charissa Thompson of Fox Sports that will air during Sunday’s pregame telecast (h/t NFL.com’s Marc Sessler), Fisher does not seem like he’s taking his dismissal well.
“I want a chance to play the Rams,” he said.
In addition to his desire to coach against the Rams, Fisher explained why he believes the team decided to let him go.
“He didn’t win enough games, and the organization has a […]