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Tottenham's Heung-min Son fires South Korea to victory in bid to avoid military service at Asian Games

Tottenham’s Heung-min Son has seen his hopes of a gold medal needed to avoid military service restored at the Asian Games.<p>The South Korean, released …

Making The Grade: Let’s move past iPad vs Mac and look at the future

<i>Making The Grade is a weekly series from Bradley Chambers covering Apple in education. Bradley has been managing Apple devices in an education environment since 2009. Through his experience deploying and managing 100s of Macs and 100s of iPads, Bradley will highlight ways in which Apple’s products</i> …

Nintendo Switch

Manchester City star David Silva walks out with healthy son as mascot ahead of Huddersfield clash

David Silva drew a line under a difficult few months by walking out for Manchester City's first home game of the season with his now healthy baby boy …

Soccer

Tonal Home re-imagines the home gym with a massive display, sleek design

Heading to the gym everyday can be a burden, not to mention the cost associated with going to classes and the like. Over the last year, we’ve seen a resurgence of at-home fitness equipment as new and innovative products like Peloton have hit the market. The ability to enjoy class-style workouts …

Peloton

5 solutions for Manchester City to cope with Kevin De Bruyne’s injury

What ever will Manchester City do?<p>Terrible news for fans of Manchester City, pretty football, and Belgium: Kevin de Bruyne’s injury is a serious one.<p>Apparently he’s got a lateral collateral ligament lesion — isn’t “lesion” a queasy word? — which will keep him out for an estimated three months. The …

Soccer

How Barcelona lost their touch with the world’s best young players

When Barcelona kick off their league campaign on Saturday, it’ll be eight years to the day since Catalan newspaper <i>Sport</i> ran the front page headline:</i> …

Soccer

France is king, USMNT at No. 22 in latest FIFA rankings

France’s World Cup title has given the nation the coveted No. 1 ranking from FIFA.<p>In its latest World Rankings, FIFA crowned France as the top team …

Soccer

Jose Mourinho tells Manchester United star Paul Pogba to hand in transfer request in stunning bust-up

Paul Pogba and Jose Mourinho are no longer on speaking terms after the Manchester United boss told the Frenchman to hand in a transfer request if he …

Soccer

Trump Is Losing His Trade War

Casualties from the Trump Trade War of 2018 with China are piling up fast.<p>Farmers and small businesses across the United States are suffering under the weight of 25% tariffs on Chinese goods that they need and/or China’s retaliatory tariffs on products they export, but Trump shows no inclination to …

Globalization

xGunners: Deep dive on Matteo Guendouzi’s Arsenal debut

How did Matteo Guendouzi do on his debut for Arsenal?<p>Against Manchester City seeing the debut of the very talented Matteo Guendouzi was probably one of the few highlights. The teenager was impressive in the pre-season, earning his starting spot and debut against the reigning champions. In this …

Soccer

Arsenal Vs Manchester City: Matteo Guendouzi youthful and promising

Arsenal opened the Premier League season with a 2-0 loss to Manchester City. At the heart of it all was Matteo Guendouzi. He showed his youth at …

Soccer

Indians reveal Leonys Martin is recovering from a life-threatening bacterial infection

Cleveland President Chris Antonetti says “progress will be measured in weeks, not days.”<p>A few days ago, the Indians shared that outfielder Leonys Martin was hospitalized at the Cleveland Clinic with an undisclosed medical condition. Manager Terry Francona said on Friday that his illness would not …

Cleveland Clinic

As the USMNT Turns Toward the Future, These Are the Overseas Players to Watch

If a new global soccer cycle wasn’t set in motion the moment Hugo Lloris lifted the World Cup four weeks ago in Moscow, then it certainly began this …

Soccer

4 winners and 3 losers from the Premier League transfer window

Jose Mourinho didn’t have the best times this summer, but others actually did enjoy things.<p>The English transfer window has drawn to a close, and while not everything went exactly according to plan for teams, their early date to close their transfer activity has created a strange and almost …

Soccer

43 players, including Blake by-god Bortles, will have a higher average salary than Tom Brady’s 2018 paycheck

Brady’s restructured contract is less expensive than Tyrod Taylor’s.<p>Tom Brady was the league’s most valuable player in 2017 after leading his New England Patriots to an AFC championship. He won’t be paid like it in 2018, though.<p>The 41-year-old quarterback cut the Pats a hometown bargain as he …

NFL

Aaron Ramsey close to agreeing new Arsenal contract after Chelsea interest

gossip<p>Aaron Ramsey is close to reaching an agreement over a new contract with Arsenal, according to reports.<p>The 27-year-old has less than 12 months …

Soccer

One Year On: How Neymar's Transfer Has Changed Everything

It was the world-record transfer that stunned football fans across the globe.<p>Neymar's £198 million ($263 million) move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain 12 months ago was seen by the player as an opportunity to step out of Lionel Messi's shadow and become the best in the world.<p>On a wider scale, …

Soccer

ESPN is bringing back ‘The Ocho’

YES!<p>ESPN is bringing back ‘The Ocho’ for the second straight, glorious year. In 2017 the network, in an ode to <i>Dodge Ball: A True Underdog Story</i> turned its ESPN2 network into a celebration of the weird, fringe sports we never get to see.<p>Last year featured disc golf, trampoline dodgeball and darts — …

Disc Golf

Chad Morris’ first Arkansas offense should be fun and prolific. Now, about that defense ...

The Hogs have a chance at a bowl run. But let’s just say both sides of the scoreboard will be active.<p>Arkansas Razorbacks<p><b>Head coach</b>: Morris (first year)<p><b>2017 record and S&P+ ranking</b>: 4-8 (91st)<p><b>Projected 2018 record and S&P+ ranking</b>: 6-6 (52nd)<p><b>Five key points</b>:<p>After getting meaty in the Bret Bielema …

College Sports

‘Is it my turn to read?’ Mets’ TV broadcast got weird during 25-4 loss to Nats

Things got weird on the Mets’ TV broadcast during the eighth inning of the Nationals’ record-setting, 25-4 victory Tuesday night — and that was before New York shortstop Jose Reyes made his pitching debut in the bottom of the frame.<p>“With the score and the weather and everything being as it is, we …

Baseball

Let’s ponder Jim Harbaugh’s disturbing opinion about chickens

Will you eat anything? Or will you only eat foods with specific astrological signs? Your choice determines where you fit into football’s greatest rivalry.<p>The following two items arrived onto college football internet within minutes of each other. They inform each other and so many things about …

Chickens

Lucas Torreira leaves Uruguay and flies to London to start Arsenal pre-season training

Arsenal new boy Lucas Torreira has finally finished his post-World Cup holiday and boarded a plane from Uruguay to London to begin pre-season …

Soccer

Chelsea accept €75m Manchester United bid for Willian — report

Alas, it’s just Tuttosport claiming this bit of news<p>While Willian is still enjoying his post-World Cup vacation, his future appears to hang in the balance. Various interviews and social media shenanigans towards the end of last season made it clear that he was less than happy at Chelsea, and while …

Soccer

Gregg Popovich trying to guard Victor Oladipo 1-on-1 is a comedy

Oladipo actually tried to lob it off the backboard to himself hahaha.<p>Team USA basketball’s minicamp is in session, and it’s gifted us with one of the greatest Gregg Popovich videos of all time. In one drill, Pop tried to guard Victor Oladipo and... ended up fouling him about 50 times.<p>It’s …

Basketball

Rangers trade veteran lefty Cole Hamels to Cubs

Hamels has been connected to multiple teams but Chicago are the winners.<p>After rumors of the Rangers talking to multiple teams about a possible Cole Hamels trade, it looks as if the Cubs are the final landing spot for the veteran lefty. Dallas Morning News writer Evan Grant reports that a deal is in …

Cole Hamels

Can you guess the most overrated team from each Power 5 conference over the last decade?

Let’s compare preseason predictions to actual results.<p>College football is a really hard sport to predict. On top of that, if you end up overrating a team, fans of its rival will never let you hear the end of it. And over time, fans and media come to agree that certain programs are just <i>always</i> …

College Sports