Final: Blazers Finally Win Down The Stretch, Beat Thunder 114-109

The Portland Trail Blazers couldn't contain Russell Westbrook for three quarters, but they made plays when needed Thursday night. However, Gibson's three-pointer capped off a 12-0 run for the Thunder to end the second quarter, giving them a 60-57 a... More..

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Notre Dame, FSU each place 2 on all-ACC women's hoop team
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Notre Dame, FSU each place 2 on all-ACC women's hoop team

The 13th-ranked Fighting Irish have won five in a row and are 1 1/2 games behind North Carolina with two contests to play after the Tar Heels fell at Virginia on Monday. Notre Dame also announced their sched...More..

Eoin Morgan: England need to do this to whitewash weakened West Indies
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Eoin Morgan: England need to do this to whitewash weakened West Indies

Only the top eight sides on the rankings will automatically qualify for the event, and since the West Indies are now in ninth place on the standings, Law acknowledged that they have a lot of work to do before t...More..

Fernando Verdasco reaches Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships final
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Fernando Verdasco reaches Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships final

Andy Murray believes he can not allow Fernando Verdasco to dictate play when the pair meet in the final of the Dubai Duty Free Championships. "That's why he's No 1 in the world, of course", said Verdasco on Fri...More..

Jurgen Klopp in double setback as he's rejected by top Liverpool targets
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Jurgen Klopp in double setback as he's rejected by top Liverpool targets

The youngster made a decision to move to Klopp's former club instead where he hasn't quite hit the heights expected as of yet with six goals and 14 assists in 32 appearances in all competitions. Christian Pulis...More..

No surgery for David Price
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

No surgery for David Price

He will visit Dr. James Andrews and Dr. Neal ElAttrache on Friday in Indianapolis. Price will not require surgery on the elbow, Andrews determined. Price is expected to rejoin the Red Sox at their spring tr...More..

Colts' David Parry arrested for allegedly assaulting driver and stealing golf cart
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Colts' David Parry arrested for allegedly assaulting driver and stealing golf cart

But when the passengers were dropped off, one hit the driver on the head and stole the cart. Parry was located on the sidewalk. and appeared drunk. The police report also added that Parry admitted that he h...More..

Kings deal for veteran forward Jarome Iginla
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Kings deal for veteran forward Jarome Iginla

The longtime Calgary Flame scored 124 of his 1291 career points for Colorado over parts of three seasons, scoring 59 goals and starting every game during his tenure. With a healthy Quick and Bishop in net, it g...More..

PSL: Karachi Kings play Islamabad United in 2nd play-off
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

PSL: Karachi Kings play Islamabad United in 2nd play-off

In reply, Islamabad slid to 82 all out off 15.2 overs, with Smith perishing for eight, leaving opening partner Asif Ali to carry the burden with a top score of 39 off 36 deliveries. Islamabad United won the to...More..

Jose Mourinho confident of retaining Manchester United star
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Jose Mourinho confident of retaining Manchester United star

In Champions League games against English teams it never quite happened for him. Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice, including a last-gasp header to hand Jose Mourinho his first major trophy as Red Devils boss. ...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Flyers acquire F Filppula from Lightning for D Streit

He's signed through next season at a salary-cap hit of $5 million. The Lightning sent 2017 fourth-round and seventh-round draft picks to Philadelphia and received a fourth-round selection from Pittsburgh. The...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

A closer look at 12 antibiotic-resistant 'priority pathogens'

Professor Penelope Bryant, an honorary fellow in infection and immunity at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute, said government investment would not be enough. Mycobacterium tuberculosis , a particularl...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

The new Dancing with the Stars cast has been announced

Dancing With the Stars fans, the wait is officially over! Derek Hough and Mark Ballas have both taken the season off. However, for all of them being a dancer wasn't their primary occupation. Check out @dancin...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Tamil Nadu traders boycott Pepsi, Coca Cola

Vikrama Raja, President, Tamil Nadu Vanigar Sangangalin Peramaippu (TNVSP), told IANS. There are several lakhs of small traders in the state. Furthermore, he stated that the soft drinks will be manufactured...More..

Leafs address centre-ice depth, adding Brian Boyle from Lightning
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Leafs address centre-ice depth, adding Brian Boyle from Lightning

The coach said the veteran centre's role will evolve as both sides get to know one another. But I think for the most part, you have to make sure that you're ready, you're prepared, and you have to think about a...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Mets third baseman David Wright diagnosed with a shoulder impingement

Wright is headed back to NY for further testing. Wright will still be able to hit, but it seems unlikely the Mets will try to keep him productive as a pinch-hitter instead of just letting him heal from the shou...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Johnny Manziel tells judge: "I need to get my life in order"

The judge then asked Manziel to share his take on the case. "Everything has been going extremely smoothly and my life is trending upward", Manziel began, "so I don't even want to let this get anywhere near th...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Ruled out of Leicester match

Yet the loss of their energetic skipper is a huge setback for Liverpool , who are looking to build upon their huge win over Tottenham Hotspur a fortnight ago and maintain their hunt for a top-four finish. Hend...More..

Wolfsburg hire Arsenal academy boss Jonker as head coach
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Wolfsburg hire Arsenal academy boss Jonker as head coach

Appointed to the Wolfsburg helm on a permanent basis following a promising spell as interim coach last November, 41-year-old Ismael oversaw just five wins in 15 Bundesliga games after taking over from Dieter ...More..

Steelers Reportedly Place Franchise Tag on Le'Veon Bell
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Steelers Reportedly Place Franchise Tag on Le'Veon Bell

After giving him franchise tag, Steelers will still try to sign Bell long term. Bell was a second-round pick of the Steelers in 2013 and has rushed for 4,045 yards and 26 touchdowns despite missing 14 games b...More..

Bulls defeat Suns in OT; Pistons to host Celtics
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Bulls defeat Suns in OT; Pistons to host Celtics

Devin Booker led Phoenix with 27 points. Wade and Butler led the Bulls as they rallied from 11 down in the fourth quarter to beat the Western Conference's last-place team. "I don't know, I haven't had that c...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Lightning deal G Bishop to Kings

The official details: The Kings get Bishop and a 2017 fifth-round pick from the Lightning for Budaj, defenseman Erik Cernak , a seventh-round 2017 pick and a conditional 2017 pick. "Somebody like Helene (Ell...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Raptors lose All Star Kyle Lowry to wrist injury

According to reports, Lowry is expected to miss the remainder of the regular season with the injury, but is hoping to return for the playoffs. The Toronto Raptors announced Monday star point guard Kyle Lo...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Investment Research Analysts Opinion: AMC Networks Inc. (AMCX), Olin Corporation (OLN)

Stifel Nicolaus cut their price objective on shares of AMC Networks from $60.00 to $56.00 and set a "hold" rating on the stock in a research note on Monday, December 19th. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 10...More..

Everton fans' love for Lukaku is reaching new heights
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Everton fans' love for Lukaku is reaching new heights

For long parts of the first half of the season while Ronald Koeman's Everton side found their feet and were working out their formations and tactics, Gueye was the team's best player on the pitch. Koeman su...More..

Transgender Boy Wins State Championship For Girls' Wrestling
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Transgender Boy Wins State Championship For Girls' Wrestling

Prior to the championship final, the event's PA announcer told the audience not to do or say anything that would cause a competitor to "doubt their accomplishments this weekend", according to the Dallas Mornin...More..

How to Watch Villarreal v Real Madrid in live streaming
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

How to Watch Villarreal v Real Madrid in live streaming

A single goal was all Real Madrid needed to draw level with a 73-year goal-scoring record in Spanish football, now held by Barcelona . Real Madrid are now second in La Liga but can leapfrog Barcelona a...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Several Vancouver Canucks battling mumps symptoms

Chris Tierney added two assists. Vancouver was outshooting the Sharks 30-16 after 40 minutes, but trailed. San Jose sits second in the Western Conference, while the fading Canucks are nine points back of the se...More..

Spurs boss hails Harry Kane - 'One of the best strikers in Europe'
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Spurs boss hails Harry Kane - 'One of the best strikers in Europe'

Ryan Shawcross halted Christian Eriksen's run into the box, but managed only to flick the ball into Kane's path rather than clear, allowing the England global - who is now the joint-top Premier League scor...More..

Honda: Fowler opens 4-shot lead
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Honda: Fowler opens 4-shot lead

Bryan played his first eight holes at even par before a birdie at 18, then poured in five birdies in his last nine holes. "When you get inside the ropes, everything kind of goes away". The Honda is only his six...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Atlanta Hawks: Analyzing The Ersan Ilyasova Trade

Ilyasova is set to become a free agent at the end of the season as well. The 29-year-old Ilyasova isn't fit for the rebuild process, but at 15 points per game on 36 percent 3-point shooting, is a solid floor-...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Nick Mangold bids farewell, thanks Jets for 11 great seasons

He battled injuries throughout the 2016 season, missing time in the middle of the year due to an injured ankle. After being selected in the first round, Mangold played in at least 14 games in each of his firs...More..

Everton boss Koeman: Barkley can be happy. I'm still talking to him!
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Everton boss Koeman: Barkley can be happy. I'm still talking to him!

Everton will welcome a Sunderland side led by former Toffees manager David Moyes to Goodison, while a number of ex-players of the Merseyside club are also possibly set to play for the visitors. "You can take ...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Lewis Hamilton draws line under 2016 & sets sights on winning 2017

Hamilton made clear at the launch of Mercedes' W08 at Silverstone that "I want to win" in 2017 and stressed he and the team "are communicating better than ever". "I can emphathise, and really understand in some...More..

UNC fan ejected after exchange with Louisville coach Rick Pitino
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

UNC fan ejected after exchange with Louisville coach Rick Pitino

The Tar Heels (3-1) have made their name this season by jumping all over their opponents early, but this wasn't the case Saturday. North Carolina opened up the fourth quarter with a goal, but the margin was...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Cavs get 10th straight win over Knicks

There wasn't a thing the Cavs could have done from the summer to now to replicate that move through one player. "I've missed some NBA basketball. I feel really good about the way we're playing right now". Inj...More..

Trade Breakdown: Sixers keep Okafor, send Noel to Mavs in surprising move
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Trade Breakdown: Sixers keep Okafor, send Noel to Mavs in surprising move

There are concerns. Noel has an injury history, missing his entire rookie season with a torn ACL that required 18 months to fully recover from for reasons that have never quite been explained. He missed the fir...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Antonio Conte basically confirms Chelsea made a bid for Fernando Llorente

Antonio Conte has hinted that Chelsea made a bid for Fernando Llorente in January, ahead of welcoming the Spaniard to Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Conte, 47 moved to Stamford Bridge last summer after leav...More..

Champions League: Sevilla pegged back by Leicester, Juventus take control at Porto
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Champions League: Sevilla pegged back by Leicester, Juventus take control at Porto

That Vardy strike came on 73 minutes, rewarding a second-half recovery aided by Demarai Gray's arrival off the bench. O'Neill is now hoping they will display similar spirit when they resume their league cam...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Australia win toss, bat in India Test

Australia captain Steve Smith and Peter Handscomb fell in successive overs shortly before tea as the hosts fought back with three wickets in the session to restrict the tourists to 153 for four at the interval....More..

Sixers rookie Ben Simmons won't play this season; foot 'not fully healed'
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Sixers rookie Ben Simmons won't play this season; foot 'not fully healed'

Simmons averaged 19.2 points, 11.8 rebounds, and 4.8 assists in his one season with LSU a year ago. Colangelo fronted reporters on Saturday morning (AEDT) and broke the bad news for both Simmons and Sixers fa...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Big 3rd quarter carries Warriors to win over Clippers

James Michael McAdoo finally broke the seal for Golden State with back-to-back dunks to pull within a single point, but they'd go on to trail for the remainder of the first half. Because that's what they do. G...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Deron Williams Expected to Be Waived by Mavericks to Join Cavaliers

Now stationed on a Dallas Mavericks team headed toward the lottery, the 32-year-old Williams still functions as a starter, averaging almost 30 minutes per game. Williams is averaging 13.1 points and 6.9 assis...More..

Kate Upton: No sex with Justin Verlander before games
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Kate Upton: No sex with Justin Verlander before games

The model raged on Twitter in November (16) after Justin Verlander , of the Detroit Tigers, missed out on the prestigious Cy Young Award for the second time. "Justin and I collaborated on creating the most ide...More..

Sexton back in contention for Ireland
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Sexton back in contention for Ireland

JOE SCHMIDT thinks France will be ruthless against his Ireland team when they meet in the Six Nations on Saturday. Few players would be thrust into what is expected to be a highly physical Test match havi...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Pacquiao versus Khan bout likely, talks underway

Koncz has flirted in the past with the idea of having Pacquiao fight in the United Arab Emirates and that could come to fruition with Khan, who's of Pakistani descent. A date and location for the bout are still...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

What's next for Derrick Lewis after knocking out Travis Browne?

Lewis had a tough fight with Browne on Sunday, although in the video addressing his broken foot, he said, "I been in tougher fights". Browne was landing heavy body kicks and leg kicks and making it hard for L...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

NBA Trade Grades: Brooklyn Nets-Washington Wizards, Bojan Bogdanovic deal

After Wednesday's trade, the Wizards are one move closer - and one move away - from pulling off the complete second-unit makeover they were hoping to achieve as the deadline approached. Less than 24 hours bef...More..

Commissioner orders inquiry after Kerala couple's video exposed cops' moral policing
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Commissioner orders inquiry after Kerala couple's video exposed cops' moral policing

Kerala Police DGP Loknath Behra has ordered a probe into the case of moral policing in which the "Pink Police" allegedly misbehaved with a young couple within the premises of Kanakakunnu Palace in Thiruvananth...More..

Lakers Agree To Trade Lou Williams To Houston
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Lakers Agree To Trade Lou Williams To Houston

Heading into the trade deadline, Williams was expected to be an asset the Lakers could get something back for. After the Rockets practiced on Tuesday, Houston general manager Daryl Morey and coach Mike D'An...More..