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Branden Albert cut by Dolphins

Defensive end Mario Williams, defensive tackle Earl Mitchell and cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu are the other players the Dolphins are set to part ways with. He spent last season on injured reserve after injuring his knee. He started all 35 games he played for the Dolphins, including 12 last season. In 2015, he complained about his role and eventually joined the Dolphins as a 4-3 defensive end.

German shepherd named Rumor is America's new top dog

The Westminster Kennel Club show will continue through Tuesday, Feb. 14. Almost 2,800 dogs across 190 breeds hailing from 49 states and 16 foreign countries competed at Madison Square Garden in New York City for the title of "top dog". The 5-year-old dog Rumor is name for the Adele hit song " Rumor has It". The winners of seven groups then compete for the final " Best in Show" award on Tuesday.

Riding a wave, Pistons admit they let opportunity pass in Milwaukee

They are in the top-ten in terms of rebound percentage in the league, but only sixteenth in offensive rebound rate, a potential sliver of hope for a Bucks team who continues to be one of the worst defensive rebounding teams in the league.

Rare Kroos goal helps Madrid to comeback win over Napoli

The result? Two goals in the first ten minutes of the half to blow the match wide open. Napoli will host the second leg on 7 March, in Italy. It gave the Italians a surprising 1-0 lead, but it was well deserved. Attentions has now turned towards the European clash at home to Napoli on Wednesday night and Ramos, who has scored six times from 13 league appearances this term, says every player is enjoying life under Zidane.

Cardinals Starter Alex Reyes to Undergo Tommy John Surgery

An MRI revealed that Reyes (elbow) has a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament in his elbow and will likely undergo Tommy John surgery, Jim Bowden of ESPN reports. Wacha and Reyes would have competed for the fifth rotation spot to begin with during spring training, so Wacha now becomes the frontrunner to take that spot.

Real Madrid v Napoli Betting Tips

There will also be the return leg, and we'll need to be careful because Napoli are good, they play well and they can cause us problems. "Maradona was one of the best ever players but I'm more concerned about the players that will be on the pitch than Diego, although we will use our weapons to win the game", said Zidane.

Ashwin, Jadeja spin India to win over Bangladesh

I think those are the things we can take away from this game. "Australia will provide a pretty good test to the formidable Indian side. In the end it's about us playing on skill and making sure that our skills are in the best place for us to succeed".

Magic Agree To Trade Serge Ibaka To Raptors

It needs to rebuild and Toronto desperately needed to upgrade in order to compete at the highest level. That's pretty damn impressive, and the addition of Ibaka should take pressure off Patterson and give the Raptors a complete lineup. The draft pick doesn't count as salary in the trade. Unfortunately, GMs only get a limited number losing exchanges like this, and Orlando's Rob Hennigan has more than exhausted his fair share.

National Football League stresses "inclusiveness" regarding Texas bathoom bill

League spokesman Brian McCarthy said Friday that "discriminatory" legislation would "certainly be a factor" in awarding Super Bowls. "We want all fans to feel welcomed at our events and National Football League policies prohibit discrimination based on age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other improper standard", McCarthy said.

McLeish open to Ibrox management return

Alex McLeish admits he would find it hard to turn down Rangers should he be asked to become manager at Ibrox for a second time. The statement said the club had been advised earlier this week that the trio "wished to resign their positions and leave the club on condition that Rangers agreed to waive its rights to substantial compensation".

David Moyes fumes over controversial opener after Southampton rout Sunderland

Gabbiadini doubled his and the Saints tally on the stroke of half time when he turned Kone with a great piece of skill and then drilled the finish low past Vito Mannone in the Black Cats goal. Asked about Gabbiadini's start to his career in England, which now amounts to three goals in two games, Puel added: "It's a good start, a very good start, of course".

Knicks ban Charles Oakley from Madison Square Garden

Today he emerged from his cocoon to discuss his decision to ban Oakley from MSG on the Michael Kay Show Friday afternoon. Oakley was involved in an altercation in the stands at Wednesday night's game when security tried to boot him. Oakley, who has a rocky history with Dolan, denied the accusations in a round of media interviews on Thursday, claiming he said nothing to Dolan during the four minutes he was at the game.

Paul Clement focused on Swansea's survival fight after winning managerial award

He also revealed that there were opportunities to return to France, but told of his desire to play in the Premier League again. "I don't understand that, the talk of unrest and players speaking to the chairman and pundits talking about who might be next Leicester boss is not right", said Clement.

Basketball team stranded after drunk driver steals bus

The Billikens got hit with a doozy after the loss: Their team bus driver apparently left without them. While authorities searched for the bus, the players sat in the arena. Bonaventure University for a missing Grand Tour bus for the Saint Louis University Basketball Team. Edmister was later stopped about forty miles away and charged with driving while intoxicated .

Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm to retire at end of the season

Lahm, who came through the ranks at Bayern Munich , has made a decision to call time on what has been one of the most storied careers in the world of football. He's also made one appearance for Germany , albeit in a fun ol' run around against San Marino late past year. "I will retire at the end of the season".

Matt Ryan wins NFL MVP award after historic season

The 31-year-old Ryan garnered 25 votes to earn the NFL's most prestigious award at the ceremony in Houston , with New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady finishing second (10 votes). Super Bowl LI has the potential to be a classic game, particularly because of the aforementioned quarterbacks. Congratulations are certainly in order for Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan on receiving this prestigious honor from the AP.

Unbeaten England adopt 'daring' gameplan for Six Nations

The 22-year-old will be making his RBS 6 Nations debut, having made his first appearances for France in last summer's tour of Argentina. Kruis could well be ruled out of England's second match of the tournament, against Wales in Cardiff on February 11, as well but after that match there is a break in the tournament, with the champions not in action again until they face Italy at Twickenham on February 26.

Chelsea star Fabregas pays tribute to former club Arsenal

There was another such reverse earlier this season, when Arsenal dissected Chelsea 3-0 thanks to first-half goals from Alexis Sanchez, Theo Walcott and Mesut Ozil. "It is frustrating to watch from upstairs because you sit in the middle of people, they call on the phone and stand up". Wenger didn't think twice to replace Bellerin by Gabriel as the boss revealed that the Spanish right-back didn't even know that Alonso had put Chelsea following the collusion.

Vincent Kompany "the happiest footballer on earth" after completing full match

John Stones is a candidate to partner him in central defence, having paid for another shaky display at his old club Everton by being demoted to the bench for the draw with Spurs. The Spaniard has high standards when it comes to medical staff - he fell out with members of staff at former club Bayern Munich - but has been impressed in England.

Poch: This is the beauty of the FA Cup. It's magic

The hosts took their winning run at home to nine in all competitions but only after getting a real fright at the hands of the League Two team who, despite being 70 places lower on the ladder, were the better side in the first half. The Argentine said: "I think we played not well". The home side were forced to play the last 20 minutes with after right back Kierran Trippier picked up an injury with three substitutes already used.

Gary Neville posts cheeky tweet during Liverpool 1-2 Wolves

For Liverpool, though, the chances of silverware this season are diminishing by the week. Liverpool have only won one game in 2017 and now sit 10 points behind Premier League leaders Chelsea ahead of Tuesday night's showdown with Antonio Conte's side at Anfield.

Teddy Bridgewater could miss all of next season

But since then, Bridgewater's positive attitude and determination has surrounded his chances of a full recovery with a bit more optimism. Teddy's rookie contract with the Minnesota Vikings runs through the 2017 season, with a fifth-year option for 2018 available.

Olympic relay team to hand over gold medals today

Carter and his attorneys still have 20 days to submit an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, a process that can cost up to $13 million. Bolt completed an unprecedented "triple triple" at last summer's Rio Olympics, winning gold in each of the 100m, 200m and 4x100m events for the third time.

Highlights: Venus reaches first Melbourne Park semi in 14 years

The Williams sisters have met in eight Grand Slams finals, with Serena winning six times . The 36-year-old, who needed a comeback to knock off Vandeweghe in the semifinals, has "only" seven Grand Slam titles to her name and never has won an Australian Open, reaching the finals just once in 2003.

Sergio Ramos: Real Madrid targeting La Liga and Champions League titles

Isco was replaced by Morata as the former couldn't really contribute much in the second half; and Lucas Vazquez came in for Asensio as Real Madrid searched for more goals. Others will play and they'll try to do well. "We had one day to recover, another to work and now we're thinking about another competition". "In the end, for the game we played, our first 35 minutes were phenomenal", he said.

Middlesbrough knock back Leicester's bid for Ramirez

He was one of my favourite players when he was at the national team. He told BBC Sport : "Jese is a player I have worked with". "So for that reason I am trying to convince him that his best move can be here". 'He knows this step now, from now until the end of the season, is really important. "To end up in this situation is frustrating as a coach and a person".

Venus Williams, Federer back in the thick of a Grand Slam

The sisters played the fourth of their eighth grand slam finals against each other at the 2003 Australian Open, with Serena winning in three sets. The first week of this year's Australian Open was one of the most surprising starts to a Grand Slam tournament in recent years.

Former major leaguer Andy Marte killed in vehicle accident at age 33

The report was confirmed by the Kansas City Royals , according to Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star . He was 25 years old. In a separate incident, former Major League player Andy Marte , 33, also died in a vehicle crash in Dominican Republic.

Timberwolves Karl-Anthony Towns Named To Rising Stars Challenge

The NBA released the participants for this season's Rising Stars Challenge on Wednesday, featuring a litany of young potential future stars divided by worldwide waters and, by the time they get to New Orleans, a half court line. The rosters were chosen by National Basketball Association assistant coaches and had to include four guards, four frontcourt players and two wild cards.

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss sorry for confronting fourth official during Burnley win

After being shown the second red card of a brief Premier League career, Granit Xhaka must temper his physicality to avoid punishing Arsenal, according to Arsene Wenger . Moss, amid suggestions Koscielny was marginally offside, again pointed to the spot. Whilst the actual contact wasn't extreme there is no place for that tackle in the game.