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Milos Raonic vs Andy Murray
- January 29, 2016

Milos Raonic can make Canadian men's tennis history on Friday when he takes on Andy Murray in the semifinals of the Australian Open . Granted, Raonic dropped a set, but his pledge to play his own game was apparent from the beginning. (more...)
Broncos, Panthers advance to Super Bowl 50
- January 25, 2016

Gostkowski's teammates refused to blame him for failing to get Brady and Bill Belichick their 23rd playoff win. Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning holds his game ball during the trophy presentation following the AFC Championship game between the Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots , Sunday, Jan. (more...)
Pats fall in AFC title game Pats fall in AFC title game
- January 25, 2016

Pulling within two points at 20-18 and 12 seconds left, the Patriots went for the 2-point conversion. The Patriots had to go for 2 because Stephen Gostkowski pushed an extra point to the right in the first quarter - his first miss in 524 tries. (more...)
Denver's defense carries Manning back to the Super Bowl Denver's defense carries Manning back to the Super Bowl
- January 25, 2016

The 15-1 Panthers will likely be favored to win their first Super Bowl title, but there will be popular sentiment for the Broncos as Peyton Manning is likely to retire. Here are those we thought were the most useful, including one about how badly Tom Brady got beat up. 18's Hall of Fame-ready career will play itself out all the way to the last game. (more...)
Ted Ginn continues to be playmaker for Super Bowl-bound Panthers
- January 25, 2016

Still, Carolina's magical campaign begins and ends with Newton, who ran for a pair of touchdowns and threw for two more after entering Sunday with 22 touchdowns and just one pick over his previous nine starts. Newton's counterpart, Palmer, was performing like anything but a Most Valuable Player. Asked if this was the momentum push needed entering the Super Bowl? Levi's Stadium will play host to the game, so we'll have plenty of Super Bowl coverage to keep us occupied while the 49ers ... (more...)
Djokovic advances to fourth round at Australian Open Djokovic advances to fourth round at Australian Open
- January 25, 2016

Djokovic has now lost only once in his last 32 grand slam matches but he was given a scare on Rod Laver Arena, before winning 6-3 6-7 (1/7) 6-4 4-6 6-3. "I hate to say, but you are absolutely right". The top seed saved two third-set points against Seppi before reeling off the next four points to clinch it 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 (8/6), his 33rd straight victory over Italian opposition. (more...)
10-man Gunners downed by Chelsea
- January 25, 2016

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has blasted Chelsea star Diego Costa for getting Per Mertesacker sent off in their 1-0 loss on Sunday, according to reports from the Mirror. Perhaps unsurprisingly, Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink took a different view. "You want to make a poll for every decision to see who does what?" Defeat left Arsenal three points behind leaders Leicester having taken just eight points from a possible last 18. (more...)
Messi's name painted on Ronaldo statue in Portugal Messi's name painted on Ronaldo statue in Portugal
- January 25, 2016

Barcelona had four candidates in the dream team including Messi - Neymar , Andres Iniesta and Dani ALves being the others - but Suarez was not one of them. The Argentine scored 34 La Liga goals from 33 appearances in 2015, as well as five goals in nine games in the Champions League during the calendar year. (more...)
Eagles sign tight end Zach Ertz to 5-year extension Eagles sign tight end Zach Ertz to 5-year extension
- January 25, 2016

His 15 receptions also tied for the second-highest total by an National Football League tight end since 1960. The extension sends a strong statement that the Eagles believe Ertz, a 25-year-old pass-catching tight end, will be a large part of their future under new head coach Doug Pederson. (more...)
Manning, Broncos scramble to Super Bowl in 20-18 win over Patriots
- January 25, 2016

Your Super Bowl 50 matchup features the top seed from each conference, the 17-1 Carolina Panthers and the 14-4 Denver Broncos, squaring off against each other in two weeks in Santa Clara. Brady quickly moved the Patriots into Broncos territory on 15-yard pass to James White and a 28-yarder to Rob Gronkowski with three minutes to play. (more...)
Patriots trail as Tom Brady (2 INTs) and offensive line are struggling Patriots trail as Tom Brady (2 INTs) and offensive line are struggling
- January 25, 2016

After losing his spot to Brock Osweiler, Manning's led the Broncos to two straight wins. Former Auburn quarterback and national champion Cam Newton will be "dabbing" all the way to Super Bowl 50. Gostkowski had a 46-yard field goal midway through the second quarter after a Patriots drive stalled when Miller and DeMarcus Ware combined for a third-down sack of Brady. (more...)
Broncos Celebrate Super Bowl Trip: The Photos You Need to See
- January 25, 2016

Cam Newton threw for two touchdowns and ran for two, and Carolina's big-play defense stifled the Cardinals' top-ranked offense in a 49-15 romp Sunday in the NFC Championship Game . It led the league with 39 takeaways, and at times it made an Arizona team that had gained more yards than anyone this season look amateurish. On the first play of Arizona's ensuing possession, Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly picked off Palmer and returned it 21 yards for a touchdown to send the 74,294 fans into ... (more...)
NFC Championship Game TV Schedule, Scores and Updates NFC Championship Game TV Schedule, Scores and Updates
- January 25, 2016

In last week's NFL Playoffs game, the Panthers jumped all over Russell Wilson and the Seahawks to essentially win the game before the first quarter was over. Just as quickly as he was surrounded by red shirts, the swift Ginn emerged to cut across the field into the end zone for a 10-0 lead. Palmer, in his 13th season, and Panthers QB Cam Newton, in his fifth, are newbies at conference title games. (more...)
Giants hire Ben McAdoo to replace Coughlin Giants hire Ben McAdoo to replace Coughlin
- January 25, 2016

Ben has been preparing for this opportunity since he started coaching, and he has earned his stripes every step of the way. "Some have suggested he may not be ready (but) we want a coach who feels like he has something to prove", said Mara. (more...)
Real Madrid drop first points under Zidane with draw at Real Betis Real Madrid drop first points under Zidane with draw at Real Betis
- January 25, 2016

The title-holders will also have a game in hand after they host Atletico next weekend in a highly anticipated meeting between the last two league champions. Betis keeper Antonio Adan, a former Real player, was on excellent form and produced superb stops to deny Rodriguez and Benzema. Antoine Griezmann had Atletico's best scoring chance when his header hit the post in the 53rd. (more...)
Rain delays play on Australian Open side courts
- January 24, 2016

Hewitt also won two season-ending championships in 2001 and 2002 and lost a third final to Federer in 2004. "Obviously this subject of conversation, I would say speculation, has come up, and it's not a regular, I would say, subject of press conferences". (more...)
Van Gaal demands Man U players to cope up with pressure Van Gaal demands Man U players to cope up with pressure
- January 24, 2016

Nigel Adkins revealed Sheffield United had attempted to drive a wedge between Louis van Gaal's team and its own supporters during Saturday's evening's FA Cup tie at Old Trafford. "Herrera, I don't know what he is, is he a No.10, is he a midfield player?" Former United midfielder Paul Scholes said the players look bored while many fans showed their frustration at the performance. (more...)
Hewitt's career is over following second-round loss at Australian Open
- January 24, 2016

Former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt bade an emotional farewell from tennis yesterday after a combustible Australian Open defeat in which he slammed the umpire as an "idiot" and defiantly dismissed match-fixing allegations. "I love Rod Laver Arena , it's like a second home for me, and I'm just so fortunate to have this opportunity 20 years in a row". Like Roger Federer , Hewitt was aggravated that it was a topic of post-match news conferences despite the reports not identifying any players ... (more...)
Russia's tennis star Sharapova reaches Australian Open quarterfinals
- January 24, 2016

The top seed has transformed Rod Laver Arena into an austerity zone for the opposition. Sharapova, the 2008 champion and four-time finalist, had to play under an indoor match because play started while it was lightly raining, but the roof was open for Williams. (more...)
Serena Williams to face Maria Sharapova in Australian Open quarter-final
- January 24, 2016

The pair have played just once before during the first round of last year's Wimbledon with Williams winning in straight sets 6-4, 6-1, in a tournament which she went on to win. It denied Bencic a quarter-final clash with Serena Williams , but she was grateful for being able to show her mettle in such a big tournament. If anyone has proven that age is just a number it's Williams, who is 34 and has one of the greatest late career runs in sports history. (more...)
Chargers Accept Plan To Share Los Angeles Stadium With Rams
- January 24, 2016

Louis Rams back to Los Angeles starting next season. The 1970s can be thought of as the heyday of the Los Angeles Rams in the post-Super Bowl era (1966 to now), as they won the NFC West seven years straight from 1973 to 1979. "And then there's the coolness factor, obviously something that is really important to LA", he said. By the time I went to bed, they belonged to my roommate, a Santa Monica native and lifelong fantasy football aficionado. (more...)
NY 2016 of Blizzard Travel Ban: When Does It Start & End?
- January 24, 2016

The last inbound and outbound trains will run on the Metro-North at 4 p.m. from New York City. Mayor Bill de Blasio held a press conference Saturday morning and announced that the city is "seriously considering a full travel ban". Stay with News 12 for the latest developments on the snowstorm... Some areas could see even faster snowfall; LaGuardia Airport reported 3 inches of snow from 6 to 7 a.m. (more...)
New Trump Ad: Ted Cruz Is 'Pro-Amnesty'
- January 23, 2016

Bob Dole , who warned that nominating Cruz would lead to "wholesale losses in Congress" and other down-ballot races. "We are getting calls from everybody that it's actually wonderful". "It sounded like you wanted the bill to pass", anchor Bret Baier said. "Trump won't change the system", the ad concludes. The question will be why Cruz suddenly wants to make them an issue now, and the answer is obviously because Trump started attacking Cruz. (more...)
Five things we learned before Watford vs Newcastle Five things we learned before Watford vs Newcastle
- January 23, 2016

Conversely, Newcastle had the chance to extend their unbeaten run to three games. However, the former Liverpool man has stressed that he will commit to every aspect of his position as Steve McClaren's side look to climb out of the bottom three. (more...)
Warriors' Draymond Green not angry over All-Star vote Warriors' Draymond Green not angry over All-Star vote
- January 23, 2016

It will be Steph's third straight All-Star appearance, all three as a starter. Green's reaction on Twitter was only to point you to his mother's timeline, and with good reason. As for Curry, he wound up with the second-most votes among all players behind Bryant, who is retiring at season's end. The other 14 All-Stars will be announced on January 28. (more...)