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LeBron to tie consecutive missed-games mark with Lakers LeBron to tie consecutive missed-games mark with Lakers
- Января 07, 2019

The most important thing is for LeBron to be completely healthy when he comes back, as there are plenty of opportunities to make up for some of the recent losses. "He's going to get an MRI", Walton said. "We've got a lot of injuries right now, which is unfortunate, and we're looking forward to getting everyone back". (more...)
Baylor hands UConn women first regular-season loss in 126 games Baylor hands UConn women first regular-season loss in 126 games
- Января 07, 2019

The last time UConn had consecutive losses was in 1993 - a span of 937 games going into its conference opener. What did it take for UConn to finally lose a game during the regular season? The Huskies had last dropped a regular-season game on November 17, 2014, when they lost to Stanford in overtime, according to ESPN . (more...)
What Colts' playoffs win over Texans means for Patriots What Colts' playoffs win over Texans means for Patriots
- Января 07, 2019

The Pats overcame two different 14-point deficits in the instant classic AFC Divisional Playoff win, which they followed up with two more wins to become Super Bowl XLIX champions. Wright made a juggling interception in the end zone to keep it a three-point margin. The Colts, who opened the season 1-5, continued an impressive run by winning their fifth straight and for the 10th time in 11 games. (more...)
Green Bay Packers to interview Adam Gase for head coach Green Bay Packers to interview Adam Gase for head coach
- Января 07, 2019

Gase coached in Miami for three seasons and led the Dolphins to a 23-25 overall record. "I would hope I don't have to go 3-13", Ross said this week. Bieniemy is in his sixth season with the Chiefs and his first as offensive coordinator. He also interviewed this week for the New York Jets' head coaching job. (more...)
Harden rallies Rockets to wild OT win over Warriors, 135-134 Harden rallies Rockets to wild OT win over Warriors, 135-134
- Января 07, 2019

The Rockets, fresh off a wildly entertaining 134-133 overtime victory at Golden State on Thursday night have gotten off the canvas after an bad start to climb to fourth in the Western Conference standings entering play Friday night. The only player in National Basketball Association history to average at least 30 points, eight assists, five rebounds and two steals per game was Jordan in 1988-89. (more...)
Tway leads as Thomas, Johnson lurk at Tournament of Champions Tway leads as Thomas, Johnson lurk at Tournament of Champions
- Января 06, 2019

But Leishman steadied the ship to post a three-under-par 70 at Kapalua's Plantation course to sit at eight under and four shots off 36-hole leader Gary Woodland (67). "I drove the ball well, kept it in play, hit a lot of greens and made some putts early. I was walking up to 16 green, so it wasn't as though it was right before". (more...)
Rooney arrested on public intoxication charge Rooney arrested on public intoxication charge
- Января 06, 2019

The former England captain - who moved to the US to play for Major League Soccer's D.C. past year - was detained by the Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority at Dulles International Airport after spending a number of days in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (more...)
Christian Pulisic Says Chelsea Style Played Role in Transfer Decision
- Января 06, 2019

I want to play and help to make it a real special year for Dortmund ". Pulisic said , "There is a feeling in the team this year that really great things can happen". The midfielder, who played alongside Monaco boss Thierry Henry for Arsenal , made his 500th appearance in English football when he came on as a substitute against Southampton. (more...)
Bulls trade Justin Holiday to Grizzlies for picks, players Bulls trade Justin Holiday to Grizzlies for picks, players
- Января 06, 2019

The Memphis Grizzlies will be looking to extend their recent dominance over the Detroit Pistons when the clubs meet for the first time this season on Wednesday night in Tennessee. The Grizzlies also lost on the road against the Houston Rockets on New Year's Eve, and last Saturday, they blew a 19-point lead in a home defeat to the Boston Celtics . (more...)
Bayern Munich's Ribery fined for foul-mouthed online tirade Bayern Munich's Ribery fined for foul-mouthed online tirade
- Января 06, 2019

The 35-year-old Bayern Munich winger and former France global posted the video of a visit to Nusr-Et, a steak house owned by celebrity Turkish restauranteur Salt Bae and rubbing his hands before tucking into a huge chop coated in gold. (more...)
Kuldeep Can be a Real Factor for India in Overseas Tests: Kalra Kuldeep Can be a Real Factor for India in Overseas Tests: Kalra
- Января 06, 2019

India leads the four-Test series 2-1 after wins in the first test at Adelaide by 31 runs and last week's Boxing Day Test in Melbourne to retain the Border-Gavaskar trophy. Kuldeep (3-71) - who had Usman Khawaja (27) caught in the 22nd over - then caught and bowled Travis Head for 20 on the cusp of tea and then bowled Tim Paine (5) in the first over after the interval. (more...)
Auckland Open: Unstoppable Bianca Andreescu to face Julia Goerges in final Auckland Open: Unstoppable Bianca Andreescu to face Julia Goerges in final
- Января 06, 2019

Also, defending champion Julia Goerges saved a match point in the third set before beating Eugenie Bouchard 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (6). "I still think anyone of us could make it that far", says Spasojevic, "It depends who, just like Bianca". 3 Caroline Wozniacki . Sevens days ago, Andreescu entered the qualifying rounds of the Classic, unheralded and hoping to get in a few matches before chancing her arm in qualifying at the Australian Open. (more...)
Shenzhen Open: Maria Sharapova retires injured against Aryna Sabalenka Shenzhen Open: Maria Sharapova retires injured against Aryna Sabalenka
- Января 06, 2019

In the final, the Belarusian's ultra-aggressive tennis proved the difference as she battled back to record a fine victory. "She played unbelievable, an incredible match", Sabalenka said after winning her third title. "I'm so happy with this result and it's a great start of the year", the Belarusian said. Sharapova, who won the Australian Open in 2008, last tasted WTA success in 2017 at the Tianjin Open against Sabalenka after a 15-month doping suspension. (more...)
Rory McIlroy three off lead in Tournament of Champions Rory McIlroy three off lead in Tournament of Champions
- Января 06, 2019

Overnight leader Tway, who shot a 66 on Thursday despite suffering a sinus infection and ear ache, said he felt much better after sleeping more than 12 hours, though his second round was five shots worse than the first. McIlroy usually starts the year on the European Tour but the former world number one opted to kick-off his campaign on the PGA Tour via the Tournament of Champions, where he is three shots off the pace. (more...)
Juventus destroyer Khedira is not the Ramsey replacement that Arsenal really need Juventus destroyer Khedira is not the Ramsey replacement that Arsenal really need
- Января 06, 2019

I am just waiting for him to be OK to play but this morning he did not train with us". "I want his focus every day with us on training and thinking for the next match, which is against Blackpool", Emery said . Ramsey joined Arsenal back in 2008 from Cardiff and will be leaving them after 11 years. But the prospect of linking up with the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus has proved too good an offer to refuse and his arrival will give an already potent midfield unit even more options. (more...)
Tyler Trent honored by Purdue Basketball ahead of win against Iowa Tyler Trent honored by Purdue Basketball ahead of win against Iowa
- Января 06, 2019

After getting outscored 24-4 in the paint in the first half, Iowa closed the gap to 42-30 for the game. Following the video, a moment of silence was held for the Purdue super fan, prior student, and eternal Boilermaker. Bentley, a two-time captain at Purdue , became close with Trent and his family. Both Purdue and Iowa wore #TylerStrong t-shirts in his memory during warm-ups. (more...)
Seahawks win ugly, survive Cardinals upset bid Seahawks win ugly, survive Cardinals upset bid
- Января 06, 2019

But Seattle had to leave J.R. Sweezy inactive. "But I really look at it like we stopped the streak". The six sacks were the most allowed by Seattle since Week 2. They came up with a game changing play again on another blocked punt of Michael Dickson that led to a rather messy scrambled touchdown and a successful two point conversion that saw the score become tied at 21-21. (more...)
Djokovic's conqueror Bautista Agut takes Qatar Open title Djokovic's conqueror Bautista Agut takes Qatar Open title
- Января 06, 2019

The Serb fell to his first defeat of the season in a high-quality contest lasting more than two-and-a-half hours, which saw the Spaniard lose his first set of the week but still come back to defeat the world number one. "Finally I could turn the second set". "It's been a fantastic week for me", Bautista Agut, who endured some nervy moments in the decider, said. "Today it was not easy to manage all the emotions I had on court". (more...)
Opinions & Transfer NewsMonaco close to signing Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas Opinions & Transfer NewsMonaco close to signing Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas
- Января 06, 2019

Nottingham Forest keeper Luke Steele denied Fabregas the ideal send off when he kept out the former Arsenal man's spot-kick. Hudson-Odoi has been the subject of transfer speculation this week, with Bayern Munich thought to have tabled a £30 million bid for the talented teenager. (more...)
Magazine editor delighted at praise from £115m EuroMillions victor Magazine editor delighted at praise from £115m EuroMillions victor
- Января 06, 2019

Trevor Robinson, who succeded Mrs Connolly as club secretary said he could not believe it when the new multi-millionaire announced at a press conference in Northern Ireland that she wanted to spend some of her vast winnings on the club she used to work with. (more...)