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Ben Simmons and Jaylen Brown have curious reactions to Drummond's All-Star nod Ben Simmons and Jaylen Brown have curious reactions to Drummond's All-Star nod
- February 03, 2018

The last time Sixers point guard Ben Simmons was snubbed , he only went out and had one of the best single-game rookie performances in National Basketball Association history. He's averaging 11.3 attempts per game for Boston, which is second on the team behind only Kyrie Irving . I still got to worry about the game first, but now that the game's over, I'm definitely excited. (more...)
Harden creates National Basketball Association history; Liverpool cruise in Premier League Harden creates National Basketball Association history; Liverpool cruise in Premier League
- February 02, 2018

The Rockets defeated the Magic 114-107 but you could be forgiven for not realising any of Harden's teammates were on the court as he blew people's minds while shattering records. With Chris Paul , Eric Gordon and Trevor Ariza out with injuries, Harden stepped up, putting together a monster effort against a frisky Orlando squad that battled Houston until the final minute. (more...)
Rob Gronkowski appears to have cleared concussion protocol Rob Gronkowski appears to have cleared concussion protocol
- February 02, 2018

Per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the Patriots have made Gronkowski available to the media Thursday, "an indication he's been cleared from concussion protocol". Philadelphia's defense has allowed 45.2 yards per game to opposing tight ends, just the 17th most in the league. As of Wednesday afternoon, oddsmakers favored the Patriots by 4. (more...)
Tom Brady Cuts Interview Short After Host's 'Disappointing' Comments About Daughter Vivian Tom Brady Cuts Interview Short After Host's 'Disappointing' Comments About Daughter Vivian
- February 02, 2018

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Robert Kraft says there's tension but not dysfunction within Patriots Robert Kraft says there's tension but not dysfunction within Patriots
- February 02, 2018

We can't come into this all uptight. Manning said. "Can you get to him quickly and throw off his timing?" The Eagles were underdogs in each of their first two playoff games this year - and they won both of them. The 40-year-old Brady was fantastic this season, throwing for 4,577 yards and 32 touchdowns. Could any other player in the game literally be channeling his own connection to "Rocky" as he prepares to take on the Eagles and the city of Philadelphia? Brady has discussed in his ... (more...)
Utah Jazz hoping to acquire Nikola Mirotic after his Pelicans trade collapses Utah Jazz hoping to acquire Nikola Mirotic after his Pelicans trade collapses
- February 02, 2018

The first-round pick will be a protected top-five for the 2018 draft, but with the Pelicans sitting at 27-23 and in a playoff spot, they would have to have a catastrophic meltdown for that to come into play. His fit alongside Anthony Davis will be the most interesting aspect of the deal, however, there is wide speculation that an additional motivating factor of the trade was to clear cap space in order to allow the Pelicans sign Greg Monroe who was recently bought out by the Phoenix Suns . (more...)
Chelsea snaps up Emerson from Roma Chelsea snaps up Emerson from Roma
- February 01, 2018

Chelsea are said to be paying around £17million for the left-back. Some names were put forward, and several approaches were made. And, the chase finally seems to have ended, with the Blues securing Emerson's signature from AS Roma for an initial £17.55 million with another £5.2 million in add-ons or bonuses. (more...)
Kansas City trades QB Alex Smith to Washington in blockbuster move Kansas City trades QB Alex Smith to Washington in blockbuster move
- February 01, 2018

Cousins, who completed 64.3 percent of his passes for 4,093 yards this season, also made it no secret that he is a big fan of Jets offensive coordinator Jeremy Bates , CBS Sports reported. Stop us if you've heard this one before. Real talk: They don't have a choice, given the state of the franchise. Actually, you have. But we'll keep going anyway. (more...)
India vs South Africa 1st ODI, Live score, updates, and results
- February 01, 2018

South African top batsman AB de Villiers has been ruled out from the ODI squad due to his finger injury. - Quinton de Kock's scores against India in ODIs read 135, 106, 101, 7, 29, 34, 103, 43, 109 and 53. "This is the first time every conversation we have as selection panel, captain or coach, we are trying to see how we could have a look at more players". (more...)
Nuggets continue tough stretch with game at Spurs Nuggets continue tough stretch with game at Spurs
- February 01, 2018

The Celtics felt good after the Warriors loss, but have still lost five of their last seven games, and have let the Raptors shrink that lead in the East. Aldridge and Gasol led the way for the Spurs in the first half, scoring a combined 34 points. Kristaps Porzingis led the team with 28 points on nine of 19 shooting, Enes Kanter finished with a monster double-double of 20 points with 20 rebounds and five assists while Tim Hardaway Jr chipped in with 15 points. (more...)
Roger Goodell wants league to look deeply into catch rule Roger Goodell wants league to look deeply into catch rule
- February 01, 2018

The commissioner said at his annual Super Bowl news conference Wednesday that he personally sees that rule as the most obvious to address. There are others who have a view that if you get possession of it, you get that second foot down, it's immediately a catch. (more...)
Leicester stars turn on Mahrez as £65m Man City move nears Leicester stars turn on Mahrez as £65m Man City move nears
- February 01, 2018

City withdrew from the race to sign the former Arsenal forward earlier this month, claiming the cost of the deal was too great for a player nearing the end of his contract. City held talks with Leicester over the possibility of signing the winger but made a decision to walk away with the Foxes unwilling to lower their demands. (more...)
ICC launch investigation into UAE league ICC launch investigation into UAE league
- February 01, 2018

The ICC's Anti-Corruption Unit has launched investigation into a T20 match held in the United Arab Emirates. The tournament was reportedly called off after its first day after authorities refused to allow further use of the ground - and after footage of the collapse went viral, the ICC stepped in and opened an investigation. (more...)
Jose Mourinho not aware of Galaxy's interest for Zlatan Ibrahimovic Jose Mourinho not aware of Galaxy's interest for Zlatan Ibrahimovic
- January 31, 2018

Ibrahimovic scored 28 goals in his first year in Manchester but has been restricted to just seven appearances so far this season after returning to action following a seven-month lay-off with a knee injury. The Reds remain in the FA Cup, having beaten Yeovil Town 4-0 on Friday night in the Fourth Round. Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea has his heart set on joining Real Madrid this summer, according to El Confidencial . (more...)
PSG Star In England To Finalise Big Move PSG Star In England To Finalise Big Move
- January 31, 2018

Moura has been a solid contributor since he joined Paris Saint-Germain in January 2013. While Lucas cost PSG a hefty sum in 2012, he has not been able to live up to his potential in the French capital. The club has never spent over £15 million on a player in January and that signing was back in 2009. Tottenham have sealed a £25million winter transfer move for Brazil worldwide Lucas Moura , with manager Mauricio Pochettino finally getting to add some depth to his squad. (more...)
John Wall to Miss Six Weeks After Knee Surgery John Wall to Miss Six Weeks After Knee Surgery
- January 31, 2018

Unfortunately for the Washington Wizards , he will miss a significant amount of time because of it. In what feels like the blink of an eye, the Wizards have completely tumbled. And right now, the knee is sore. Wizards guard John Wall has been fighting through some injuries this season and it appears that another one is going to keep him out of one of the NBA 's biggest events of the season. (more...)
Abbott Calls On Texas Rangers To Investigate Former USA Gymnastics Training Center Abbott Calls On Texas Rangers To Investigate Former USA Gymnastics Training Center
- January 31, 2018

USA Gymnastics has announced that it was ending its relationship with the ranch , which will no longer serve as the National Training Center. During last week's marathon sentencing hearing for Nassar in MI, several athletes, claimed they were molested by Nassar at the former national training center for USA Gymnastics in Huntsville. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez: Jose Mourinho expects crowds to target Man Utd forward Alexis Sanchez: Jose Mourinho expects crowds to target Man Utd forward
- January 31, 2018

It's a completely different challenge for us and for them. United travel to Wembley to play Tottenham on Wednesday night when the Chilean will expect to make his first league appearance against familiar foes. For the home side, none other than Harry Kane is going to be the success. Increasingly, teams are defined not by how they do against the majority of teams in the league but how they do against the top six. (more...)
Liverpool 'reduce asking price for Daniel Sturridge' Liverpool 'reduce asking price for Daniel Sturridge'
- January 30, 2018

It is believed Sturridge favours a move within England, having delayed talks with Inter Milan , while rumours of Sevilla's interest have failed to materialise. They are willing to let the striker leave on loan for the rest of the season, but have also been demanding a £5m loan fee. Newcastle submitted two offers for the Denmark worldwide but Feyenoord are refusing to lower their £20m asking price. (more...)
Minnesota welcomes football fans from Boston, Philadelphia Minnesota welcomes football fans from Boston, Philadelphia
- January 30, 2018

She tells us, "Minnesotans pride themselves on making it through pretty much any weather and about half pride themselves on enjoying it, too". The Philadelphia Eagles landed in Minneapolis on Sunday amid frigid temperatures a week ahead of their Super Bowl clash with the New England Patriots . (more...)
Man City hopeful of £57m Laporte deal Man City hopeful of £57m Laporte deal
- January 30, 2018

The move is expected to be completed by Wednesday, with the BBC reporting the 23-year-old will now travel to Manchester to complete his medical. Laporte has been heavily linked with a £60 million move to Pep Guardiola's Premier League leaders ahead of next week's transfer deadline. (more...)
Liverpool unlikely to make further January signings - Klopp Liverpool unlikely to make further January signings - Klopp
- January 30, 2018

Klopp also addressed Liverpool's defensive concerns following their recent defeats to Swansea in the Premier League and West Brom in the FA Cup . "Everyone is aware of this." . Can has been vocal about his commitment to the club for the time being. "We have to do everything to turn things around, to get in better shape and get better results". (more...)
Major League Soccer Returns To Miami, Thanks To David Beckham Major League Soccer Returns To Miami, Thanks To David Beckham
- January 30, 2018

Beckham spoke after a video of celebrities and sports stars, including Jay-Z, Will Smith, Jennifer Lopez, Tom Brady, Neymar and Usain Bolt, wishing Futbol Miami well. "We're here to make history together". Beckham previously said: "We used to be very extravagant in what we'd buy each other". But it nearly didn't happen. (more...)
Wins Record-Setting Rolex 24 Wins Record-Setting Rolex 24
- January 30, 2018

Felipe Albuquerque brought the #5 Mustang Sampling Racing home after 808 laps to take victory in the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona . "In Formula One, tires don't allow us to push the whole race", Stroll said. 4 C7.Rs of Corvette Racing were third and fourth, but two laps back. Allmendinger teamed with Katherine Legge, Alvaro Parente and Trent Hindman to finish second in the GTD class of the Rolex on Sunday - a very respectable 22ndplace overall. (more...)
Irish striker's goal earns Newport Wembley FA Cup replay Irish striker's goal earns Newport Wembley FA Cup replay
- January 29, 2018

Spurs' fate changed in 82nd minute when Kane tapped in a goal at the far-right corner from a Son corner-kick, 1-1. So how did Mauricio Pichettino's men fare away in their cup clash? Spurred on by the raucous home supporters, Newport were fired up from the very beginning and Spurs didn't show the same hunger. (more...)