Tottenham pegged back by Newcastle with stoppage time VAR penalty

Another controversial handball decision gave Newcastle United a stoppage-time equaliser by Callum Wilson from the penalty spot and a 1-1 draw at Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Sunday. Spurs had led through a 25th-minute Lucas Moura goal and Newcastle had not managed a shot on target but deep into stoppage time Newcastle's Andy […]

Mourinho silent over Tottenham-Newcastle VAR controversy: 'I don't want to be fined'

Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho has said he doesn't want to speak about the last-minute VAR penalty decision which saw Newcastle United earn a point against his side. Eric Dier was judged to have handled the ball in the box in the dying moment of the game after Andy Carroll's header bounced off his arm. […]

Five-run seventh inning powers Rangers past Astros 6-1

Jeff Mathis hit a tie-breaking, three-run home run and Leody Taveras followed with a solo blast in a five-run seventh inning as the Texas Rangers beat the playoff-bound Houston Astros 6-1 on Saturday night. Mathis homered to left center, his third of the season, against rookie Brandon Bielak (3-3) before Taveras hit his fourth off […]

Rays beat Philadelphia 4-3, hurt Phillies' playoff hopes

Mike Zunino, Brandon Lowe and Willy Adames each hit a run-scoring single with two outs in the fifth inning as the AL East champion Tampa Bay Rays beat Philadelphia 4-3 Saturday night, damaging the Phillies' postseason hopes. Andrew McCutchen had four hits for Philadelphia, which has lost six of seven. But the Phillies avoided elimination […]

Sources: Brad Stevens held late-night meeting with Celtics leaders

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens held a late-night hotel meeting with the team's leaders on Thursday to talk through the frustration and emotions that spilled into the locker room after a Game 2 loss to Miami in the Eastern Conference finals, sources told ESPN. Stevens met with Jayson Tatum, Kemba Walker, Jaylen Brown and Marcus […]

Denver Nuggets' Jamal Murray says team 'can't worry' about foul disparity vs. Lakers

The Denver Nuggets have made history by beating the odds this postseason, but they couldn't overcome the Los Angeles Lakers and a second quarter full of whistles in Friday night's Game 1 of the Western Conference finals. The Nuggets were called for 16 fouls in the second quarter, and Nikola Jokic, Jamal Murray and Paul […]

Justin Herbert impresses in NFL debut, but Tyrod Taylor still Chargers' starter if healthy

It was after the coin toss, a few minutes before the opening kickoff, when Anthony Lynn was hit with the news he could not possibly anticipate. Tyrod Taylor, the Los Angeles Chargers' starting quarterback, was experiencing chest pain that necessitated a trip to the hospital, meaning Justin Herbert, the 22-year-old who was drafted sixth overall […]

Source: Detroit Lions star WR Kenny Golladay expected back for Week 3

Detroit Lions star wide receiver, Kenny Golladay, who missed a second straight game because of a hamstring injury, is expected to return for next weekend's matchup with the Arizona Cardinals, a league source tells nike nfl jersey Golladay was close to playing this past Sunday against the Green Bay Packers, but the Lions didn't […]

Son bags four goals to earn Tottenham big win at Southampton

Son Heung-Min scored four goals as Tottenham earned their first Premier League win of the season with an emphatic 5-2 result at Southampton. Spurs captain Harry Kane provided all the assists for Son's goals and scored the fifth in the second half. It was the first time one player has assisted another's Premier League hat-trick […]

Barcelona defender Semedo set to join Wolves in deal worth €40m - sources

Barcelona defender Nelson Semedo is set to join Wolves in a deal worth around €40 million, sources have confirmed to ESPN. Semedo, 26, is expected in England in the coming days to finalise a move to the Premier League side, with Barca also keen on Ajax's Sergino Dest and Norwich City's Max Aarons as potential […]