John Cena to Drive 2016 Daytona 500 Pace Car

may be rehabbing a shoulder injury, but that isn't preventing the former WWE champion from making his presence felt on NASCAR's biggest stage. According to of, citing Daytona International Speedway President Joie Chitwood III, Cena will be driving the pace car for this year's race on February 21. Chitwood III told Richter that Cena is a natural fit for the race because of his...

yesterday, 18:17
Lionel Messi Wins La Liga Player of the Month Award for 1st Time in His Career

Barcelona star has been named as La Liga’s Player of the Month for the first time in his remarkable career. The Argentina international was announced as the January winner of the gong on Friday after a brilliant beginning to 2016, as we can see courtesy of the division’s official Twitter feed: As noted by his club’s , this is only time Messi has picked up the monthly accolade, which has...

yesterday, 13:32
NBA Releases Emojis for Each All-Star Using Twitter Hashtags

The NBA All-Stars have finally made it—they have their own emojis.On Thursday, the league released specific characters for each player that come up when their name is used as a Twitter hashtag:Some are faces (Carmelo Anthony, and ). Others relate to nicknames (, LeBron James and ). Most relate to the specific player’s team.And then there’s Kawhi Leonard’s—which is easily the...

yesterday, 3:29
2016 Basketball Hall of Fame Finalists Announced: Latest Comments and Reaction

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced its 14 Class of 2016 finalists Friday as part of the 's All-Star Weekend in Toronto, moving a pair of legendary stars, and , closer to enshrinement. Here is a look at the full list of potential inductees from the North American and Women's committees, courtesy of NBA TV: The NBA's official Twitter account provided a photo of the finalists...

yesterday, 21:00
Charles Barkley Comments on Shaquille O'Neal, Stephen Curry, More

Outspoken Basketball Hall of Famer has been among the Golden State Warriors' biggest critics in recent years, and he furthered that reputation in an interview Thursday by taking aim at reigning NBA MVP . According to of Dime Magazine, the 1993 MVP labeled Curry as "just a great shooter" and nothing more. Barkley also said Curry is "not a great playmaker" and offered an...

yesterday, 17:41
U.S. and Russia Announce Plan for Humanitarian Aid and a Cease-Fire in Syria

Humanitarian aid would be delivered to besieged cities within days, and the cease-fire would go into effect in a week, American and Russian officials announced.

yesterday, 4:05
Matt Forte Announces He Won't Return to Bears Next Season

Longtime running back announced Friday that the team won't attempt to re-sign him before he hits free agency this offseason. Forte posted a message on that confirmed his time in Chicago is coming to an end, explaining it wasn't his choice: Despite my wishes, my days as a member of the Chicago Bears have sadly come to an end. I was informed earlier this week from the GM that they will not be...

yesterday, 17:41
Manchester United Transfer News: Zinedine Zidane Talks Raphael Varane Rumours

Manager Zinedine Zidane has moved to quieten speculation linking centre-back Raphael Varane with a move to and predicted the defender will remain at the Santiago Bernabeu "all his life." reported United's long-term target could be chased with even greater intent if former Real chief Jose Mourinho were to take over at Old Trafford this summer, but Zidane has other plans, saying:...

yesterday, 21:26
Kanye West, Taylor Swift -- Each Accuses the Other ... You're a Liar!!! Kanye West, Taylor Swift -- Each Accuses the Other ... You're a Liar!!!

Kanye West and Taylor Swift are now at war over one of his new songs, in which he raps, "I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex, I made that bitch famous." Taylor came out swinging Thursday night, disputing our story that sources told us Kanye…

yesterday, 16:45
Real Madrid Unlikely to Ever Get Barcelona's Neymar—Club Needs Own Equivalent

The one who got away. The haunting near miss. Now one of them. To Real Madrid, Neymar is all of those things. A decade has passed since the 13-year-old Neymar turned down an opportunity to sign with Real Madrid from Santos in 2006, a decision that now stands as one of football's great sliding-doors moments. Represented by Wagner Ribeiro, the agent who helped take from Santos to the Spanish...

yesterday, 16:23