All four teams that played Tuesday will have everything on the line when the decisive matches arrive in mid-March.
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Liverpool were forced to settle for a 0-0 draw against Bayern Munich in the Champions League last-16 first leg on Tuesday. Here are three things we learned from a hard-fought Anfield stalemate: Klopp frustrated by Bayern again Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was back in conflict with Bayern after spending
Steve Stricker will be named the captain of the US 2020 Ryder Cup team on Wednesday, according to multiple reports, becoming the first American in the role without a major title. ESPN and Wisconsin.golf reported that Stricker, a Wisconsin native whose home state will host the event next year at Whistling
Liverpool's undermanned defence held out for a precious clean sheet but Bayern Munich will also be confident of progress to the Champions League quarter-finals after a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their last 16 tie at Anfield on Tuesday. Sadio Mane wasted the best chance for the hosts when the Senegalese
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The US PGA Tour's Puerto Rico Open returns Thursday after Hurricane Maria ripped through the Caribbean island in 2017, causing damage and devastation that reduced last year's event to a charity fundraiser. While the pro-am helped raise money for hurricane recovery efforts, Puerto Rican US PGA
Tom Dundon, owner of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, said Tuesday he has spent $250 million to become chairman of the upstart Alliance of American Football. The eight-team NFL talent development league, which has played two weeks of its inaugural campaign, was in danger of not
The San Diego Padres have reached an agreement with free agent infielder Manny Machado on a 10-year, $300 million deal, according to multiple reports Tuesday. Padres executive chairman Ron Fowler cautioned in an interview with The Athletic the deal was not done. Machado also needs to pass a physical
Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri says that having Cristiano Ronaldo in his side "is an advantage" ahead of the Portuguese star's return to Madrid for Wednesday's Champions League last 16, first-leg clash against Atletico. Ronaldo won four Champions League titles in five years at
Austrian ski star Marcel Hirscher captured a sixth World Cup slalom crown on Tuesday despite crashing out of the city event in Stockholm in the quarter-finals. The 29-year-old defeated Frenchman Victor Muffat-Jeandet in the first round of the parallel slalom format -- enough to guarantee Hirscher another
Don Newcombe, the legendary Dodgers pitcher who became an advocate in the fight against alcoholism, died on Tuesday at his home in New Jersey.
LaMelo Ball returned to the court Monday night after absence due to injury only to hop off of it with a separate injury that may keep him out. Ball’s Spire Institute defeated Springdale Prep, 102-83, at Towson University in Maryland. A Springdale player attempted a shot underneath the rim only to be
Mikaela Shiffrin wrapped up the season-long slalom World Cup title Tuesday, three days after winning her record fourth straight world title in the discipline. Shiffrin won a parallel city event, defeating Christina Geiger of Germany in both runs to win the final by 0.27 seconds. ''Each run
Former National League MVP and Cy Young Award-winning pitcher Don Newcombe, one of the Dodgers franchise's final links to Brooklyn, passed away Tuesday after a lengthy illness. Los Angeles team president Stan Kasten called Newcombe "a role model for major leaguers across the country."
Pep Guardiola has urged Manchester City to use the experience of their FA Cup win at lowly Newport when they play Bundesliga strugglers Schalke in the Champions League on Wednesday. Guardiola's high-flying City arrived in Germany as overwhelming favourites to win Wednesday's last 16, first leg
Naomi Osaka stumbled badly in her first match since winning the Australian Open and sacking her coach as the world number one went down in a flurry of errors to exit the Dubai Championships on Tuesday. Dubai-based Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic claimed a 6-3, 6-3 victory to reach the third round as
Mix Diskerud was once a midfield staple for the U. S. national team and even made the 2014 World Cup roster under Jurgen Klinsmann, but even though he's fallen off the international radar, he's still kicking in South Korea as he continues his club career.
Former NFL Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo will play in this year's Byron Nelson tournament on a sponsors' exemption, organizers of the Dallas event said Tuesday. Romo is a member at Trinity Forest, the host course for the tournament which runs from May 9-12. Defending champion Aaron Wise
Mikaela Shiffrin powered to a record-equalling 14th win of the World Cup season with victory in the city event in Stockholm on Tuesday. The American, who won two gold medals at the world championships earlier this month, equalled the record for men and women set by Vreni Schneider in the 1988/89 campaign
Legendary Dodgers pitcher Don Newcombe passed away on Tuesday, the team announced. The former National League MVP and World Series champion was 92.
Damian Lillard, 28, is thinking about far more than himself when it comes to asking for a trade.
Tax filings by US Soccer show final coaching contract settlements for Jurgen Klinsmann and Bruce Arena from the Americans' failed 2018 Russia World Cup bid, the Washington Post reported Tuesday. US Soccer's tax-exempt status filing for the 2018 fiscal year showed the US Soccer Federation paid
The NFL is dealing with a potential crisis (in its view) created wholly by its kick-the-can-down-the-road leadership. The league still doesn’t know how to handle players who want to protest.
LeBron James served as A&R of 2 Chainz's upcoming album, Rap or Go to the League, Def Jam Recordings announced on Tuesday. The album, which will be 2 Chainz's fifth studio set, will be released on March 1.