Kevin Durant, Warriors ignoring heavy favorite tag against Blazers

He ranked second among Blazers players and 46th in the National Basketball Association with a 4.6 nERD. In an interview after the Blazers' final game of the regular season, Damian Lillard was asked about his thoughts on the Portland-Golden St... More..

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by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Pineda throws Yankees to Major League Baseball victory

Montgomery allowed three hits on five hits with seven strikeouts and two walks in 4.2 innings. Before the game, Yankees manager Joe Girardi speculated Montgomery's experience pitching for the Gamecocks in th...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

D'Arnaud homers in 16th, Mets beat Marlins 9-8

NEW YORK - Aaron Hicks homered twice, including a go-ahead, two-run drive in the seventh inning, and New York beat Tampa Bay to move above.500 for the first time this season. Yoenis Cespedes hit a pair of home...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Will NBA playoffs lead to Cavs-Warriors III?

Should we worry about the Cleveland Cavaliers? So I jumped on the opportunity, requested time off of my internship and got excited for the chance to cover my hometown team's championship parade for the second...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Orioles hit 4 HRs, beat slumping Blue Jays 6-4

They felt just as home under the dome on Friday, however, as three homers in a two-inning stretch turned a 3-1 Jays lead into a 5-3 Orioles . lead. Sanchez was removed for Dominic Leone after Schoop's one-out ...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Neymar faces Clasico ban for red card clap

Referee Jesus Gil Manzano wrote down in his report that Neymar committed that act. Neymar will miss this weekend's home game against Real Sociedad, the April 23 trip to the Bernabeu, and the home clash with...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Harden's triple-double helps Rockets over Wolves 123-118

He's the MVP in my opinion". Players have recorded triple-doubles with more points, assists, or rebounds than the 53-17-16 explosion, but again Harden's ability to do it all at once comes into play. Houston...More..

Thunder star Russell Westbrook resting against Timberwolves
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Thunder star Russell Westbrook resting against Timberwolves

People always refer to 1961-62, the season in which the "Big O" averaged a triple-double, as the standard. After an empty Nuggets possession, Westbrook won the game with a 3-pointer at the buzzer. Sure, Harden ...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Barcelona star Neymar to miss El Clasico after receiving three-game suspension

The Brazilian forward was booked for time wasting by tying his laces after 27 minutes and was then shown a second yellow card for a poor tackle. Neymar picked up two yellow cards as Barcelona slumped at Mala...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Rockets' James Harden says 'I thought winning was what this is about'

But Leonard still gets "blamed" statistically for the resulting success opponents have if he's on the floor, even though his guy didn't score and had nothing to do with the play. He recorded his 21st triple-dou...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Lewis Hamilton coasts to fifth title at Chinese Grand Prix

The win puts Hamilton with Vettel in a tie for the drivers championship points lead. Despite the error, which Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Mercedes is willing to "forget", Bottas says he is buoyed by his l...More..

Pandya, Rana power MI to four-wicket victory against Sunrisers
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Pandya, Rana power MI to four-wicket victory against Sunrisers

Confidence bolstered after an inspirational run chase against Kolkata Knight Riders, a confident Mumbai Indians is ready to lock horns with defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League en...More..

Lewis Hamilton 'grateful' to have chance to fight Sebastian Vettel
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Lewis Hamilton 'grateful' to have chance to fight Sebastian Vettel

The German won by nearly 10 seconds from the Briton and Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas in a commanding victory of tactics and superior speed around the Albert Park street circuit. "Obviously right now it ...More..

US, Canada, Mexico ask FIFA for faster World Cup bid process
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

US, Canada, Mexico ask FIFA for faster World Cup bid process

The 10 April announcement was made at One World Observatory in NY on the 102nd and top floor of the One World Trade Center, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Should the CONCACAF bid be awarded t...More..

San Diego State head coach Steve Fisher retires
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

San Diego State head coach Steve Fisher retires

While Fisher won 20 or more games every year from 2006 to 2016 and captured the Mountain West title six times during that stretch, San Diego State was never better than during the 2010-11 season. Fisher's son, ...More..

Owners approve move to Las Vegas
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Owners approve move to Las Vegas

Until then, they will continue to call Oakland home. National Football League policy restricts teams from breaking a lease to relocate, but the rule would not apply to the Raiders because subsequent lease yea...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Egypt declares state of emergency after church bombings

Coptic Christians are an estimated 8 - 10 percent of Egypt's population of 90 million. The first bomb exploded inside St. George's Church in Tanta, killing at least 27 people and wounding 78, officials said ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

India, Australia hold delegation-level bilateral talks

Referring to Smith's haul of 499 runs in the four-match series, Modi said,"I hope your visit to India is as productive as it has been for Steven Smith's batting, the other Australian Captain". Turnbull lauded...More..

Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic likens himself to Benjamin Button after Sunderland clash
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic likens himself to Benjamin Button after Sunderland clash

Sunday's victory left United only four points short of the Champions League places with eight games to go and a game in hand over Manchester City in fourth. Victory set United up nicely for Thursday's trip ...More..

Westbrook breaks Robertson's record for triple-doubles
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Westbrook breaks Robertson's record for triple-doubles

Westbrook on the other hand, have averaged a triple-double (31.7 points, 10.4 assists, and 10.7 rebounds). After trailing 101-88 with 4:33 left in the game, Westbrook immediately went down the court and dishe...More..

Finally, it's major for Sergio Garcia
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Finally, it's major for Sergio Garcia

Watching him fold in so many big moments just reinforced the narrative of Tiger Woods' mental fortitude. "I feel encouraged, if nothing else". For a guy that has said this golf course isn't for him in the p...More..

by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Arsenal's top four hopes fading after humiliating Crystal Palace defeat

Former Tottenham man Andros Townsend opened the scoring before Yohan Cabaye's well-taken second and Luka Milivojevic's penalty. Wenger's side have lost four successive away league games for the first time i...More..

Pulis eyeing 'five or six' signings despite West Brom's impressive season
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Pulis eyeing 'five or six' signings despite West Brom's impressive season

Southampton have experienced a mixed away run of late, going W3-D1-L6 in their last 10 on their travels, but only two of those losses have been by more than one goal. That's the aim and it's not just one positi...More..

Cubs' Javier Baez leaves game after colliding with Heyward
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Cubs' Javier Baez leaves game after colliding with Heyward

Jared Hughes (1-0) provided 1 2/3 innings of scoreless relief, getting two double plays. Ryan Braun singled, Travis Shaw flew out, Jesus Aguilar walked, and Jett Bandy took one for the team to load the bases. ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Durant: Warriors set to welcome back their star after knee injury

Making it that much more forgettable was Stephen Curry sitting on the bench in street clothes with a left knee contusion and assorted bumps and bruises from a rough night in Phoenix on Wednesday. It was clear ...More..

Arsenal scout Blues star during Man City victory
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Arsenal scout Blues star during Man City victory

Raheem Sterling was on fine form for City on Saturday, turning provider for both Aguero and Delph's goals , but the England winger was full of praise for team-mate David Silva. "Before the game against Liverpo...More..

Odd sensation for Swansea's Carroll ahead of Spurs game
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Odd sensation for Swansea's Carroll ahead of Spurs game

Two minutes into added time, Son Heung-Min put the Londonders in front before Christian Eriksen added a third. "In the last 15 or 20 minutes we pushed them deeper and deeper". For his Swansea counterpart Pa...More..

Morgan To Miss Everton And Atletico Match Due To Injury
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Morgan To Miss Everton And Atletico Match Due To Injury

Manager Craig Shakespeare has hinted at making changes to prevent fatigue. Leicester City fullback Danny Simpson has welcomed the return to form of Jamie Vardy. "They're a good side, strong at home, well orga...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

With Texas changes, 6-time winner not even a NASCAR favorite

Chase Elliott wasn't as fortunate, forced into a backup auto after crashing the primary No. 24 Chevrolet coming out of Turn 2. Kahne will nearly certainly need to go to a backup. "I feel like the reps really ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Gourde, Kucherov help Lightning beat Canadiens 4-2

Each day until the end of the regular season, we'll breakdown who they could possibly face in the first round and other seeding in the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Lightning opened the scoring at 11:42 of the ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

After a painful inning, Cardinals' Piscotty is fine

The Chicago Cubs did not have an ideal start to their 2017 season. "I've got to make it up somehow, so I take pride in where I'm positioned and the routes that I take", he said. Piscotty left the game and the...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Antonio Conte hails 'big step' after win over City

Hull have won five of their 11 league games since Silva took charge in January, with their latest success - 4-2 against relegation rivals Middlesbrough - lifting the team out of the bottom three. "We will remem...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Westbrook ties Robertson's single-season triple-double record

Westbrook tied the mark on Tuesday in Oklahoma City's 110-79 rout of Milwaukee . He moved past Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the second-longest such streak in league history. That means that Robertson had many m...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

It's been a tough season, says Leicester's Demerai Gray

Demarai Gray admits he has found it hard being restricted to a bit-part role for Leicester this season. 'They asked not directly but indirectly, but I said no. We're proof of that, three games ago in the Prem...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Davis Cup: France leads Britain 2-0 in quarterfinals

With world No1 Andy Murray injured Great Britain will be without their most potent weapon, responsible for 14 of their 20 singles victories since returning to the World Group in 2014, when the tie gets underway...More..