Lionel Messi Named UEFA Best Player in Europe: Latest Comments, Reaction

Barcelona star has won the 2014-15 UEFA Best Player in Europe award, the first time a player has won it twice. The Argentinian beat Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and team-mate to the award, which was announced following the Champions League group stage draw on Thursday. The news was confirmed by UEFA's official Champions League Twitter feed: Reaction poured in on social media, with former...

yesterday, 20:39
Darryl Dawkins, NBA Legend, Dies at Age 58

Longtime center Darryl Dawkins, perhaps best known for his emphatic slam dunks, died Thursday at the age of 58. After initially reported the former Philadelphia 76ers star's death, a Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest spokesperson confirmed the report to of Finger noted the cause of death is unknown. Sean Highkin of Bleacher Report passed along a message from Dawkins'...

yesterday, 22:35
Anthony Davis Bulks Up, Adds 12 Pounds of Muscle Ahead of 2015-16 Season

This has been a busy summer for New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis.Not only did he receive a and work to improve his , but he also put in time working on his body.According to , Davis has spent this summer adding bulk to his frame. The three-year veteran has put on 12 pounds during this offseason, pushing him up to 253 pounds.New Orleans fans should be thrilled, not worried, about the...

yesterday, 22:02
Lionel Messi Photobombs Cristiano Ronaldo at UEFA Champions League Draw

In terms of the never-ending, oft-nauseating vs. debate, this image is far and away one of the more refreshing ones. During Thursday night's Champions League draw, an incredible image surfaced of what appeared to be Messi photobombing Ronaldo. We tend to think that it was more an awkward snapshot than the Argentine pulling a fast one on his rival, but the photographic result was nonetheless...

yesterday, 20:24
Kyrie Irving Injury: Updates on Cavaliers Star's Recovery from Knee Surgery

guard may not return to the lineup until January as the team takes a conservative approach with his recovery from knee surgery. Continue for updates. Chances 'Slim' Irving Starts Opening Night Thursday, Aug. 27 of reported the Cavaliers are approaching his recovery "carefully and methodically." The Cavaliers have serious title hopes for the 2015-16 season, which is...

yesterday, 22:29
Boy, 13, Aids Father After Boulder Falls on Him Boy, 13, Aids Father After Boulder Falls on Him

Boy Scout skills helped him keep his father alive till help finally arrived.

today, 4:04
Frank Gore Says Andrew Luck Is a 'Football God' Frank Gore Says Andrew Luck Is a 'Football God'

quarterback is one of the best players in the entire , but one of his teammates apparently thinks the signal-caller has otherworldly talent. Running back appeared on Wednesday and had high praise for Luck: He runs meetings like a coach. Basically, I'm playing with a coordinator on the field. He's a football God. He sees everything. He sees the big picture of everything. ... ... He lets me...

today, 0:31
Many Psychology Findings Not as Strong as Claimed, Study Says

Only 36 of 100 studies that the Reproducibility Project looked at held up fully to scrutiny. But some questioned the process of replication itself.

yesterday, 21:15
Apple will host next iPhone launch Sept. 9 Apple will host next iPhone launch Sept. 9

The electronics giant has sent out invitations to an event next month in San Francisco, where it's expected to show off the next iPhones and a new Apple TV box.

yesterday, 21:00
Twitter Reacts to the 2015-16 Champions League Group Stage Draw

On Thursday evening, football fans around Europe focused their attention on the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco to watch UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino conduct the infuriatingly lengthy spectacle of the 2015-16 Champions League group-stage draw. Before the balls were tossed into bowls, Twitter was full of speculation, fears of a to face Astana in Kazakhstan and, of course, banter: The fans...

yesterday, 20:43