Theo Walcott revival gives Arsenal a Euro boost

Out of favour with Arsenal and exiled by England, Theo Walcott reached a crossroads at the end of last season and his emphatic response looks to have saved a career in danger of imploding. Walcott started only one of Arsenal’s final 14 matches last term and lost his place in Roy Hodgson’s England squad at […]

Wenger VS Conte: New Rivals

The spotlight of this EPL weekend will belong to London’s famous derby as Arsenal will face off against Chelsea in the early spell of this season with new patterns at the heart of this battle suggests even more intriguing and fresh patterns for both team’s fans. Arsen Wenger might arguably known as the iconic figure of Arsenal Football Club, extending his long-lasting coaching legacy over two decades which developed a life-time image of him as their coach, but on […]

Cleveland Indians clinch 1st division title since 2007

Cleveland Indians clinch 1st division title since 2007

For the first time in almost a decade, the Cleveland Indians are division champions, as the longtime also-rans clinched their first American League Central title since 2007 on Monday night with a 7-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers. Despite losing right-hander Corey Kluber to groin tightness after just four innings, the Indians pounded Detroit’s increasingly […]

Nick Young: ‘It’s kind of boring in here’ without Kobe Bryant

Nick Young took a long look around the Los Angeles Lakers’ bustling practice gym Monday, surveying the large gathering of cameras, reporters and teammates with a sardonic smile. ”It’s kind of boring in here,” the veteran guard said. For all the hubbub and optimism around the Lakers as they returned for a new season, the […]

Stephen Curry encourages peaceful protesting in hometown

Stephen Curry follows every little thing about his hometown of Charlotte. Last week was hard to watch from way out West. He is all for residents back home expressing themselves and their disappointment and heartbreak in the death of a black man at the hands of police. Curry just hopes they can keep finding positive […]

Spurs’ Tony Parker: You can’t replace a guy like Duncan

Life without Tim Duncan has officially begun for the San Antonio Spurs, even if they aren’t quite ready to accept it. For the first time since Bill Clinton was in the White House and ”Men In Black” was a box office hit, the Spurs will open training camp without Duncan. During the team’s annual media […]

Kyle Lowry has high hopes for rising Raptors: ‘I want a ring’

Toronto Raptors fans aren’t used to preseason title expectations, but in the aftermath of the franchise’s first trip to the conference finals, the team’s All-NBA point guard is thinking big. “Me, personally, I think it’s time,” Kyle Lowry said at Toronto’s Media Day on Monday, responding to a question about where the team is setting […]

LeBron confident Cavs can work out deal with J.R. Smith

LeBron James, like everyone else back in Cleveland, wants to see a deal worked out between the Cavaliers and J.R. Smith. With training camp around the corner, Smith and the team remain in talks, but to date there’s been no deal. Having had the entire offseason to hammer one out, their awkward stalemate is leaking […]