Twins' Byron Buxton will be out "weeks" because of hip injury - Minneapolis Star Tribune

The center fielder suffered a sprained hip running out a ground ball Thursday.

Report: Lakers release optimistic injury report for crucial Friday matchup vs. Trail... - Lakers Daily

Los Angeles Lakers fans can breathe a sigh of relief as star Anthony Davis is listed as probable for Friday night’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers. Davis was injured in last night’s loss to the Los Angeles Clippers, but it appears the issue is minor …

2021 NFL Draft class rankings: Bears, Chargers, Jets top the board -

The 2021 NFL Draft is in the rearview. Which teams knocked it out of the park? Who failed to address serious needs? Gennaro Filice and Dan Parr rank each franchise's class, from No. 1 to 32.

Michigan football co-DC Maurice Linguist hired as MAC school's head coach - Detroit Free Press

Michigan football co-defensive coordinator Maurice Linguist was hired as the next head coach at the University at Buffalo, the school announced Friday.

Brooks: Trey Lance could make 49ers offense 'nearly indefensible' - 49ers Webzone

San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York recently told NBC Sports Bay Area that there is no rush to get rookie quarterback Trey Lance, the No. 3 overall pick in this year's draft, onto the football field. Tha

Pedro Martinez, David Ortiz upset at the 'shameful' way Angels handled Albert Pujols situation - Yahoo Sports

David Ortiz believes a player of Albert Pujols' caliber should have been allowed to determine the end of his career.

Pelicans' Zion Williamson (finger), Brandon Ingram (ankle) out indefinitely, team announces - CBS Sports

The Pelicans are 1.5 games out of a play-in spot

What did Zach Wilson’s first NFL practice with Jets look like? - Deseret News

Several media members shared video of former BYU quarterback Zach Wilson during the first day of New York Jets rookie minicamp, though there was little to report

Mac Jones is a prototypical Bill Belichick quarterback - Pats Pulpit

New England selected the Alabama QB with the 15th overall pick in last week’s draft.

Pittsburgh Steelers release 2 players from their offseason roster - Behind the Steel Curtain

With their new signing on Friday, releasing two players puts the Steelers roster at 90.

Vikings sign undrafted former Minnesota State TE Shane Zylstra - ESPN

The Vikings have signed tight end Shane Zylstra out of the Division II program at Minnesota State that produced two-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Adam Thielen.

Bryce Harper, Jean Segura return for Philadelphia Phillies to start against Atlanta Braves - ESPN

The Phillies got a boost with Jean Segura coming off the 10-day injured list and Bryce Harper returning from a sore left wrist.

Tom Brady calls for players to stand united and have 'very intense negotiations' with NFL on offseason program -

Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady delivered an impassioned speech during an NFLPA call on Friday imploring for players to have

Giants reportedly livid Eagles traded up ahead of them to select DeVonta Smith at 2021 NFL Draft - CBS Sports

The Eagles messed up the Giants' plans to select Smith

John Davidson releases statement after New York Rangers dismissal - Forever Blueshirts

Forever Blueshirts: A site for New York Rangers fanatics John Davidson releases statement after New York Rangers dismissal Team Features

Zion Williamson out indefinitely with fractured finger as Pelicans blame injury on officiating - ESPN

David Griffin called Zion Williamson's injury was "avoidable," saying his franchise superstar was injured because of the way he is officiated in the paint.

Mike Holmgren: Packers not handling Aaron Rodgers situation well - NBC Sports

Mike Holmgren won a Super Bowl as head coach of the Packers. He’s not impressed with the way the Packers are doing business as they try to win a Super Bowl with what’s left of Aaron Rodgers‘ career. “They didn’t handle it very well, I don’t think,” Holmgren s…

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Pirates 2 - May 7, 2021 -

Thanks for not ruining the start to our weekend, Cubs.

Following NFL Draft, Chiefs’ fan approval is nearly unanimous - Arrowhead Pride

We have the results from SBNation’s latest NFL team approval polls.

Former Detroit Lions RB Kerryon Johnson clears waivers -

The former Lions second-round pick joins a handful of former teammates in Philadelphia.

Manchester City’s form may have helped squad fitness says Pep Guardiola - The Guardian

Pep Guardiola is unsure why Manchester City have suffered so few injuries despite their hectic schedule, saying players’ preparation has featured the same ‘physios, cooks and wives’ this season

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool boss warns players off sulking over Champions League - Sky Sports

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists they will not react to failing to secure Champions League football like "kids not getting candy".

Liverpool latest news: FSG prepare £50m contract offer for Virgil van Dijk - GIVEMESPORT

Liverpool latest news: FSG prepare £50m contract offer for Virgil van Dijk

Mikel Arteta demands 'ruthless' Arsenal clear-out of underperforming squad - The Telegraph

Arsenal face the prospect of no European football next season for the first time in 25 years

Mikel Arteta points finger of blame at Arsene Wenger for Arsenal's decline - Mirror Online

The Gunners are facing upto a mid-table Premier League finish and no European football in 2021-22, the first time in over a quarter of a century that they won't be involved in continental competition

Alan Shearer's Arsenal message as Joe Willock equals his Newcastle United record - Chronicle Live

Willock has matched Shearer's record for goals in their opening 11 matches for Newcastle United.

Barcelona legend delivers his verdict on Chelsea and Man City ahead of Champions League final - Football.London

Former Barcelona star Rivaldo has delivered his verdict on the Champions League final at the end of the month, with Chelsea set to face Manchester City

Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez weighs in lighter than Billy Joe Saunders who vows to take world titles by storm - Sky Sports

Billy Joe Saunders vowed to take the world titles from 'Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez 'by storm' as the British champion appeared in peak condition for a huge unification clash.

Transfer news LIVE: Latest Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Man Utd updates and gossip -

Arsenal's Europa League exit has laid bare their need for reinforcements this summer while Tottenham, Man Utd, Chelsea and Liverpool are all seeking fresh additions to try and keep pace with Man City

Eden Hazard to Chelsea transfer: Real Madrid stance as Blues told how much he will cost - Football.London

Could the Belgian make a swift return to Stamford Bridge this summer as Real Madrid make transfer plans?

European Super League: Nine rebel clubs accept sanctions and commit their future to UEFA competitions - Sky News

And as a "gesture of goodwill" the clubs will also donate £13m, to children's, youth and grassroots football clubs across Europe.

Arsenal fans react to reports linking Aaron Ramsey with emotional return - TBR - The Boot Room - Football News

According to Il BiancoNero, Juventus midfielder Aaron Ramsey would prefer to join Arsenal if he does decide to leave the Old Lady during the summer transfer window. Ramsey joined the Serie A outfit on a free transfer during 2019 but has struggled to make an i…

Wayne Rooney: Derby boss says relegation decider with Sheffield Wednesday is his 'biggest game' - BBC News

Wayne Rooney admits Derby's relegation shootout with Sheffield Wednesday is as important as any game he has been involved in.

The Complete Guide to Scout's tips and advice for Triple Gameweek 35 - Fantasy Football Scout

The key content to help you prepare for FPL Triple Gameweek 35

Report: Italian has three requests after holding talks with Tottenham - The Spurs Web

The Express have reported that Antonio Conte has three requests for the Inter Milan board after holding talks with Tottenham Hotspur over the vacant head coach role. Spurs decided to part ways with Jose Mourinho last

Champions League: FA in talks over relocating final as Turkey joins red list - The Guardian

The FA is in talks with Uefa over relocating the Champions League final to England after Turkey was placed on the country’s travel red list

Bottas expects same set-up as Hamilton after aerodynamic differences in Portugal · RaceFans - RaceFans

Valtteri Bottas expects to run the same aerodynamic set-up as his team mate this weekend after they raced different rear wings in Portugal.

Jurgen Klopp in agreement with furious Ole Gunnar Solskjaer over Man Utd vs Liverpool - Mirror Online

United have been forced to play four times in seven days after last Sunday's fixture against their rivals was postponed due to protests outside and inside Old Trafford against the club's Glazer ownership

Kieran Maguire ‘amazed’ by Radrizzani’s mega-money Leeds claim that should be ‘confidential’ - Football Insider

Marcelo Bielsa's salary at Leeds United is sky high but he deserves every penny, claims finance expert and Football Insider pundit Kieran Maguire.

Wolff: Red Bull approached 100 Mercedes staff over F1 engine move - Autosport

Toto Wolff says Red Bull approached around 100 Mercedes staff over a move to its new Formula 1 engine division after announcing a raft of recent signings.