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Cavs bounce back against the Raptors in Toronto

Guys are making shots. The Hawks average margin of defeat in the nine most recent losses is 16.8 points per game. It was their third straight victory this s...


Watson's trip to Heisman Trophy stage bumpier than 2015

When you look at all the numbers that these quarterbacks put up and the receivers, it's easy to say these guys are the ones that are deserving of the trophy. Ma...


More speak up in youth football abuse scandal

White said the abuse took place when he was playing for a junior team in Manchester. The Professional Footballers' Association said hundreds of former playe...


Napoli, Benfica into Champions League knockout stage

Elsewhere in Group D , Atletico Madrid had already secured first place in Group D but lost its ideal record in a 1-0 defeat at Bayern Munich. "I have t...


Infantino backs 48-team World Cup

Infantino has previously denied suggestions that more teams at the World Cup would take away from its popularity and quality. "They are very supportive on exp...


Lawsuit: NBA players teamed up for Chelsea nightclub assault

Barnes and Cousins and members of their entourage punched and kicked Powell in the head and chest, the lawyer said. The couple were treated at a hospital. It ad...


Manchester United's Mkhitaryan determined to hold on to starting spot

For Manchester United, Zlatan Ibrahimovic struck with just 3 minutes to go in second half to hand the visitors a hard-fought lead at Goodison Park. "I scored ...


Klay's 60, Westbrook's triple-double run and a big NBA night

Regarded by many as a top-5 shooter of all time, with an arguably prettier jump shot than fellow Splash Brother Steph Curry , Klay Thompson does not always ge...


Eric Berry "shed a few tears" in return to Georgia

It extended the Chiefs lead, obviously, but also forced the Falcons to waste a timeout. Reid credited special teams coordinator Dave Toub for the gutsy call. ...


Completion of Wade Davis trade could accelerate closer market

Now they have Davis , who will immediately slot into the ninth inning role if he remains healthy before Spring Training begins in March. He's worked 182 2/3 in...


Craig Gordon targets Celtic League Cup final tonic after CL exit

Celtic have failed to keep a clean sheet in their last 17 Champions League games, their longest run without a shut-out in the competition. "What this level i...


Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10

That type of performance only worked out because New England's defense held the Rams to a paltry 1-of-12 (8%), and they managed to get ahead early and play the ...


United victims of double standards, says Mourinho

He's made the substitution for the right reason and the player has let him down. A cause for his irritation and frustration seemed to be the fact that United ...


Jeff: Louisiana native Ed Orgeron the new head coach at LSU

We'll see if the Tigers can go home again and make it work. "After I met with Ed yesterday, and the presentation he made to me about the future of this program,...


LeBron, Cavs teammates not staying at Trump New York hotel

Since Trump was elected President on November 8, several Cleveland Cavaliers players have taken to social media and other platforms to express their displeasure...


Seattle Loses Safety Earl Thomas for Rest of the Season

Carroll said he didn't have a definitive timetable on Thomas' recovery and did not know whether the safety would have to have surgery. This happened after the...


French Grand Prix back on F1 calendar from 2018

Earlier this year, the owners of British Grand Prix host Silverstone claimed they were looking into whether they would be able to afford to remain on the calend...


Steve Pearce to Blue Jays

Toronto also agreed to a two-year, $12.5 millino deal Monday with first baseman/outfielder Steve Pearce , ESPN first reported . Moving on from franchise icons...


Lakers' Jose Calderon out 2-4 weeks with hamstring strain

The 37-year-old veteran hadn't started since March 18, and he had appeared in just four of the Lakers' previous 14 games. Los Angeles Lakers center Timofey...


Westbrook's 5th straight triple-double lifts Thunder

Russell Westbrook became the first National Basketball Association player with five consecutive triple-doubles since Michael Jordan had seven straight in 1989...


Murray retains Tennis No 1 title

That gave Murray and the crowd the lift they needed and the top seed almost made it two breaks in a row only for Raonic to come up with a backhand half-volley...


Football Elite Suspected of Dodging Taxes, Hiding Millions in Offshore Firms

In alphabetical order, the contenders are: Claudio Ranieri (Italy/Leicester City), Fernando Santos (Portugal/Portuguese national team) and Zinedine Zidane (Fran...


Roby's Pick 6 helps Broncos beat Jaguars 20-10

The Jaguars defense is better than some of the numbers indicate. It was the ideal formula against the self-destructing Jaguars. With the Jaguars trailing 10...


Glenn Maxwell fined by captain Steve Smith for speaking out of turn

Australian skipper Steve Smith ignited the three-game series with a spectacular innings of 164 at the SCG on Sunday. "I've expressed that to him myself and ...


Oakland warehouse blaze death toll increases to 24

Authorities say nine bodies have been recovered from the wreckage of a warehouse gutted by a fire during an electronic music party Friday night in Oakland ...


Rosberg still needs to up his level to be among F1 greats

Hamilton , who needed Rosberg to finish in fourth to beat him to the title, appeared annoyed on the radio after he was instructed to drive faster, saying "right...


Watch Alabama Vs. Auburn Football Live Online

Now, only the Florida offense and the SEC Championship Game stands in the way of Alabama extending its touchdown-less streak passed another holiday - Christmas....


Alan Branch Wins Appeal, Suspension Overturned

Branch's agent, Blake Baratz, responded to the developments on Twitter. So if Branch actually won his appeal, the National Football League didn't do anything - ...


Cespedes, Mets agree to $110M, 4-year contract

Cespedes is obviously happy with the Mets , gets the highest average annual value contract ever given to an outfielder, and gets the added bonus of betting...


Game between Kings and 76ers postponed due to condensation

The Kings' only other Eastern Conference trip is a seven-game, 12-day trek from January 20-31. Looks like good times. The unofficial trade season is about t...