6:19 AM EDT, Thu October 17, 2019
The Sun 8 mins ago

Man Utd have lost the ‘Mike Tyson’ effect and are ‘just not scary anymore’, says ex-Liverpool man Emile Heskey

EMILE HESKEY barely recognises the current Manchester United from the once scary force he used to face. The former Liverpool striker, who sees his old side take on the Red Devils this weekend, believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side no longer carry a fear factor. Speaking exclusively to SunSport, Heskey said: “They’re just not scary anymore. […]
The Sun 14 mins ago

Massimiliano Allegri admits he’s learning English when asked about Man Utd manager job

MASSIMILIANO ALLEGRI has admitted he is learning English when asked about his links to the Manchester United job. United are said to be “very close” to agreeing a deal to bring the former Juventus boss to Old Trafford to replace under-fire Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Now Allegri has admitted he is learning the language as he […]
Detroit Free Press 18 mins ago
Big Ten football predictions, Week 8: Can Michigan break through vs. Penn State on road?

Big Ten football predictions, Week 8: Can Michigan break through vs. Penn State on road?

Michigan football's road test against Penn State is the marquee game on the schedule this week. It could have major implications for the Big Ten race.        
Detroit Free Press 18 mins ago
Here's why Michigan State football's rushing attack has been ground down

Here's why Michigan State football's rushing attack has been ground down

Michigan State football continues to struggle to run the ball, with the Spartans' last two losses a continuation of last year's problems.        
Detroit Free Press 18 mins ago
Michigan State basketball walk-on Steven Izzo gets to see his dad every day — now

Michigan State basketball walk-on Steven Izzo gets to see his dad every day — now

Steven Izzo, the adopted son of Tom and Lupe, is joining the MSU program this season as a walk-on player.        
Detroit Free Press 18 mins ago
Michigan State basketball's Tom Izzo confident Rocket Watts has the toughness of Detroit

Michigan State basketball's Tom Izzo confident Rocket Watts has the toughness of Detroit

Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo believes Rocket Watts has the heart and grit to transition to his scheme.        
Detroit Free Press 18 mins ago
How MSU football's Mark Dantonio became a victim of his own success

How MSU football's Mark Dantonio became a victim of his own success

Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio raised expectations after going 36-5 in a three-year stretch. But since 2016, the program is 24-21.        
A Winning Habit 18 mins ago

Montreal Canadiens vs Minnesota Wild Game Time, Preview, TV, Live Stream

The Montreal Canadiens will be looking to fix a 1-2-0 home record when they host the struggling Minnesota Wild tonight at the Bell Centre. Here is everything you need to know about tonight’s contest. The Montreal Canadiens began the season trying to earn the moniker comeback Canadiens. On opening night, they fell behind 2-0 deficit […] Montreal Canadiens vs Minnesota Wild Game Time, Preview, TV, Live Stream - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Detroit Free Press 19 mins ago

Detroit Red Wings are mulling this unpleasant option in order to jump-start offense

Detroit Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill doesn't want to do it, but he might have to break up the top line in order to boost offensive production.       
Detroit Free Press 19 mins ago
Michigan football vs. Penn State: Scouting report, prediction

Michigan football vs. Penn State: Scouting report, prediction

Free Press sports writer Orion Sang breaks down Saturday's Michigan football-Penn State football game.        
The Sun 19 mins ago

Man Utd injury news: Are Pogba and De Gea out of Liverpool clash, and will Martial be fit to play?

MANCHESTER UNITED face their toughest test of the season as they welcome unbeaten Premier League leaders Liverpool to Old Trafford. The Red Devils have endured a difficult run of results that leaves them in 12th – but the international break has not been kind to them. Will Pogba and De Gea miss Man Utd vs […]
The Falcoholic 19 mins ago
Falcoholinks: All the Falcons news you need for Thursday, Oct. 17

Falcoholinks: All the Falcons news you need for Thursday, Oct. 17

Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports Links, best taken with breakfast. Are you ready for some more Atlanta Falcons football?! Who are you kidding: Of course you are! It’s been an awful six weeks, and now the Falcons look to tick one into the win column against the Los Angeles Rams at home. Here’s Falcoholinks for Thursday morning. Rams on deck for Week 7 The 3-3 Los Angeles Rams are on tap Sunday in Atlanta, a talented team whose even record slightly betrays their ability. They made a bevy of moves on Tuesday, namely acquiring cornerback Jalen Ramsey from the Jacksonville Jaguars....
The Viking Age 19 mins ago

5 players the Vikings should try to trade for before the deadline

Which players could the Minnesota Vikings potentially add to their roster before the trade deadline to help them improve their chances for success this season? Compared to the rest of the NFL, the Minnesota Vikings have one of the more balanced rosters in the league. There are only a few position groups on the Vikings’ […] 5 players the Vikings should try to trade for before the deadline - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Pinstripe Alley 19 mins ago
Thursday/ALCS Game Four open thread

Thursday/ALCS Game Four open thread

Photo by Emilee Chinn/ Here’s your open thread for Thursday I hope everyone enjoyed the impromptu day off. It’s now time for the Yankees to get back to work. They have a tall task ahead of them, but it makes sense to just take it one game at a time. As Mariano Duncan famously said, “We play today, we win today, das it.” As always, we’ll have around-the-clock game coverage today. In the meantime, here’s today’s open thread. Enjoy! Fun Questions Fill in the blank: The hero of tonight’s game will be _______. Are you superstitious?
Pension Plan Puppets 19 mins ago
Thursday’s FTB: That was a tough loss

Thursday’s FTB: That was a tough loss

Photo by Scott Taetsch/ The Maple Leafs game against the Capitals did not go as planned after the first period last night. It was not a great night for the Maple Leafs. After a big win against the Wild, the Leafs bombed against the capitals in a game that was quite sloppy after the first period. Here’s our recap of last night’s game. At least we got some great soup action when Ilya Mikheyev scored. Moore and Johnsson eating some soup on the bench after Ilya Mikheyev scores pic.twitter.com/OxbDcsq8Wd— Flintor (@TheFlintor) October 17, 2019 Meanwhile the Marlies were playing...

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