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Connacht boss mystified by Aki IRUPA awards snub

Pat Lam has admitted his surprise that Connacht's star centre Bundee Aki was not among the four players nominated for the IRUPA Players' Player of the Year. The New Zealand-born Samoan player has been outstanding during the Westerners' campaign, yet his fellow professionals have voted for a quartet of Ireland internationals

HEAT Announce Bosh Won’t Return in Postseason

The Miami HEAT and Chris Bosh announce that Chris will not be playing in the remainder of the 2016 NBA Playoffs. The HEAT, Chris, the doctors and medical team have been working together throughout this process and will continue to do so to return Chris to playing basketball as soon

Lakers’ Jim Buss On Free Agency, Luke Walton and More

The Los Angeles Lakers recently announced an agreement to hire former Golden State Warriors assistant Luke Walton to a multi-year contract as their head coach. Out of respect for the Warriors, Lakers part owner and executive vice president of basketball operations Jim Buss was reluctant to talk about Walton at length,


Egypt's Mohamed Elneny beat off competition from Nigeria youngster Alex Iwobi and Alexis Sanchez to emerge winner of Arsenal's Player of the Month for April. Elneny was also involved recently when Egypt beat Iwobi and Nigeria in a key Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Alexandria. The former Basel midfielder polled 40.2%

Agent: Isaac Success Will Snub Atletico, PSG For Watford

Dominic Egbukwu, the agent of former Nigeria U-20s forward Isaac Success, has revealed that his player will join Watford in the summer barring any last minute hitch. Success has attracted interest from clubs in the Champions League with Atletico Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain keen to sign the highly rated Granada forward

Iwobi: I Have Arsenal Blood In My Veins

Alex Iwobi says he has Arsenal blood in his veins after growing up at the club. The Nigeria international joined Arsenal as a schoolboy, before rising through the ranks of the academy and making his first-team debut against Sheffield Wednesday in October. Iwobi has since made 20 appearances this season and scored

Agu, Lawal Pay Tribute To Late Yekini Four Years On

Former Nigeria goalkeeper Alloy Agu has described the late Rashidi Yekini as a very lively person when he was alive. Speaking on the fourth anniversary since the passing of Yekini, following his death on May 4, 2012, Agu told that it was a great loss to Nigeria as a country. "He