Thursday September 19-th, 2019

For Russell Westbook and Thunder, there's progress in a loss For Russell Westbook and Thunder, there's progress in a loss

For the Spurs, point guard Derrick White was big with 21 points, eight assists and five rebounds. Aldridge also knocked in 16-of-16 free throws and hit clutch shots down the stretch. Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich had his 1,222nd career win as a...

Jets hire Adam Gase as next head coach Jets hire Adam Gase as next head coach

His work with quarterbacks has been well-documentetd, but he is a good communicator who will build an excellent staff. He led the team to a 10-6 record and a playoff appearance in his first year but tallied just 15 total wins over the next two seas...

Claude Puel says Leicester boos 'not his concern' after Southampton defeat Claude Puel says Leicester boos 'not his concern' after Southampton defeat

Wilfred Ndidi's second half strike was not enough to save Leicester City from defeat at home, as the Foxes fell 1-2 to Southampton who, with the win, have moved out of the Premier League relegation zone. The Foxes were booed off with at least one "...

Former Falcons OC Steve Sarkisian declines offer from Cardinals, returns to Alabama

Sarkisian will replace former co-offensive coordinator Josh Gattis, who left for MI. But Sarkisian rejected it to return to Alabama . Sarkisian was sacked as Atlanta's offensive coordinator after the 2018 season. He spent five seasons at Washington ...

Morris, Tatum help Celtics rout tired Pacers 135-108 Morris, Tatum help Celtics rout tired Pacers 135-108

They wilted in the second half after beating Cleveland 123-115 the previous night. Boston led 68-53 at halftime after shooting 56.5 percent (26 for 46) in the first half. "We just got to be better, honestly". Pacers: Tyreke Evans scored 15 poin...

Barcelona transfer target Willian provides update on his Chelsea future Barcelona transfer target Willian provides update on his Chelsea future

The goal galvanised Newcastle and they ended the half on top, with Chelsea struggling to break them down - and there were even audible boos from the home crowd as Jorginho played the ball straight out of play early in the second period.

Real Madrid's Casilla to join Bielsa's Leeds Real Madrid's Casilla to join Bielsa's Leeds

Leeds are still considering a January loan move for Arsenal's goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez despite Real Madrid's Kiko Casilla appearing to emerge as the front runner for Marcelo Bielsa's No 1 position. Casilla will be joining a side in Leeds U...

Phil Masinga: Ex-Leeds and South Africa striker dies aged 49 Phil Masinga: Ex-Leeds and South Africa striker dies aged 49

He also played for St Gallen in Switzerland and Italian clubs Salernitana and Bari. Born in Klerksdorp in the North West province, Masinga passed away at the age of 49 and will be remembered most fondly by the crucial goal which he scored for Bafan...

Roger Federer ‘tired’ of answering this Australian Open question Roger Federer ‘tired’ of answering this Australian Open question

ET on ESPN), but things could get tricky quickly, with Gael Monfils and Stefanos Tsitsipas in line before a potential quarterfinal against Marin Cilic , the man who pushed Federer to five sets in the final previous year. But I also hope Osaka ...

Levante knocks off Barcelona in Copa del Rey Levante knocks off Barcelona in Copa del Rey

On-loan Real Madrid striker Borja Mayoral was played through by Boateng and fired low across goal into the far corner. The Brazilian star ripped the opportunity into the left side of the net, beating a diving Aitor Fernandez. That is, of course, ...

Nicklas Backstrom helps Capitals win 14th straight over Bruins, 4-2 Nicklas Backstrom helps Capitals win 14th straight over Bruins, 4-2

Alex Ovechkin put Zdeno Chara in unfamiliar territory early in a game Thursday night between the Washington Capitals and Boston Bruins . Knowing the Bruins would be of surly disposition given Washington's years of dominance over them, the 7-0 be...

Tennys Sandgren wins 1st singles title at ASB Classic Tennys Sandgren wins 1st singles title at ASB Classic

Unseeded Kohlschreiber, who won the tournament in 2008, will have to go through Tennys Sandgren to reach another final in Auckland on his 12th visit. While Norrie has played well, Sandgren looks to be in better form. He takes his backhand earlier...

Injury Update To Zion Williamson After Duke Win Injury Update To Zion Williamson After Duke Win

This was Barrett's 3rd 30-point game this season, the 2nd-most by a Duke freshman behind Marvin Bagley III last season (seven). Williamson returned to the bench but did not play in the second half after suffering the injury. After that 68-62 win ov...

Ice Cube's BIG3 Hires HOF'er Lisa Leslie To Coach L.A. Triplets Ice Cube's BIG3 Hires HOF'er Lisa Leslie To Coach L.A. Triplets

The BIG3, a 3-on-3 league of former National Basketball Association players co-founded by entertainer Ice Cube , also said Thursday it is lowering its age limit from 30 to 27. From becoming the first pro league to have a woman coach a men's team t...

How Roger Federer wants to retire from tennis How Roger Federer wants to retire from tennis

Federer said Murray can be proud of what he achieved in tennis , and always giving it his all. He was 35 and coming off a long injury layoff when he revived his career with an Australian Open title in 2017. He now ranks fourth on the Association...

Brewers, Yasmani Grandal Agree Upon One-Year, $18.25M Deal Brewers, Yasmani Grandal Agree Upon One-Year, $18.25M Deal

Per Rosenthal, Grandal rejected a one-year, $17.9 million qualifying offer from the Dodgers . Issues catching the ball got Grandal benched in favor of Austin Barnes in the postseason, putting a bitter end on a 2018 season that saw Grandal p...

Rohit Sharma disagrees with India captain Virat Kohli over MS Dhoni role Rohit Sharma disagrees with India captain Virat Kohli over MS Dhoni role

Personally, I would be happy if Dhoni bats at four'. Fellow Test discard Shaun Marsh knocked up 54 off 70 balls while Usman Khawaja made 59 from 81. Rohit Sharma blasted 133 off 129 balls in a courageous effort to keep India in the contest, whil...

Blake Griffin goes off for 44 points in revenge game against Clippers Blake Griffin goes off for 44 points in revenge game against Clippers

During pregame warmups, as Griffin walked off the floor, Clippers owner Steve Ballmer stepped toward him along the sideline and extended his hand. Griffin finished his warm ups, darted past Ballmer, who had his hand out waiting for any kind of em...

Jaylen Brown, Marcus Morris separated after confrontation Jaylen Brown, Marcus Morris separated after confrontation

Winslow scored 36.9 FanDuel points in the win. Josh Richardson scored 18 points for Miami, which set season highs with 18 3-pointers and 33 assists. The Heat led by as many as 26 early in the third quarter but the Celtics went on a 16-0 run befor...

Cousins will start for Warriors in injury return next week -- Kerr Cousins will start for Warriors in injury return next week -- Kerr

The Warriors reportedly are hoping Cousins will return when the team faces the Clippers on January 18. While there's no doubt this team is still the favorite to repeat, Jason Smith thinks Steve Kerr is looking for someone to light a fire unde...

Fulham Vice Chairman Tony Khan Tells Fan 'Go to Hell' After Loss Fulham Vice Chairman Tony Khan Tells Fan 'Go to Hell' After Loss

A pinpoint lofted pass from David Luiz in the ninth minute found Pedro and the Spain forward deftly chipped the ball over Martin Dubravka into the net. Astoundingly the two own goals were the only times Burnley troubled the Fulham keeper, meaning t...

Twist as Mauro Icardi tells Inter of contract snub Twist as Mauro Icardi tells Inter of contract snub

But Icardi has now spoken for himself, insisting his wife was right when she said no contract would be signed with Inter until a concrete offer has been made. Wanda explained that Inter were unwilling to offer Icardi - who has 13 goals in 20 star...

National Basketball Association roundup: Bucks end Rockets' home win streak National Basketball Association roundup: Bucks end Rockets' home win streak

The Bucks got a layup from Eric Bledsoe before Harden scored the next four points to get Houston to 109-106 with 2 1/2 minutes left. The Greek Freak's incredible night was punctuated by a clutch follow-up to a Khris Middleton miss to put the Bucks ...

Dallas Mavericks fear torn Achilles tendon for J.J. Barea Dallas Mavericks fear torn Achilles tendon for J.J. Barea

Barea has a lower leg injury and will get an MRI on Saturday. 19-year-old Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic is only trailing LeBron James in All-Star voting for the Western Conference, and it's easy to see why. Barea finished with 16 points ...

Real Madrid anxious about availability of Vinicius ahead of Real Betis clash Real Madrid anxious about availability of Vinicius ahead of Real Betis clash

Isco has been linked with a move to Juventus, which Solari also spoke about. "I have said it already but that is why they pay him [ Santiago Solari ]". 'We'll have to see who plays tomorrow, the squad list hasn't been completely decided on yet. ...

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