Jackson is quickly causing problems for Cleveland's defense in this game and it's only the first half. Baltimore amassed more than 200 rushing yards for the fifth time in Jackson's seven starts, with Kenneth Dixon leading the way by going over the century mark but Gus Edwards also playing a big role.
Within a 61-second span of the second quarter, Chris Paul , who is out with a left hamstring strain but was sitting on Houston's bench, D'Antoni and Capela were all called for technical fouls. Both team were coming off huge come from behind Christmas Day victories as the Celtics defeated the Philadelphia 76ers in overtime and the Rockets defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder .
They lead Pep Guardiola's men by seven points ahead of their trip to Manchester but Klopp is unconcerned by the prospect of further increasing their advantage. "He was attacking him a bit, but I wanted to say he didn't dive", said the Holland captain. The central midfielders weren't closed down quickly enough as they looked to spray it out wide, which is an encouraging sign for a Cardiff side that rank first in the division for long balls as a percentage of total passes (23.4%).
Thomas Bryant added 21 points and 10 rebounds and Ariza had nine assists and seven rebounds for Washington, which won for the third time in 12 games. Kyrie Irving had 23 points and 11 assists, Marcus Morris added 19 points before being ejected midway through the fourth quarter, and Jaylen Brown had 18 points off the bench for Boston, which shot 47 percent but was outrebounded 54-38.
Incidentally, this series was Rohit's comeback to Test cricket. "It would've been great to have him (Rohit) around". In all likelihood, Rohit Sharma will miss the final Test, as he will be flying back to India , to share the joy with his wife Ritika.
Willian struck a free-kick against the post, before Ross Barkley's hooked shot also also hit the woodwork. Chelsea remain in fourth place in the Premier League , one point behind Manchester City - who were playing later on Sunday - and two points adrift of second-placed Tottenham Hotspur, but 11 behind leaders Liverpool.
Patriots: Will host the victor of a wild-card game on the weekend of January 12-13. He finished with over 6,000 career competitions to become just the fourth quarterback to reach that mark, joining Drew Brees , Brett Favre and Peyton Manning.
Kohli was thrilled with the way his team bounced back in Melbourne after losing the second test at Perth Stadium, where they opted for four pace bowlers rather than picking a spinner. There's a little bit from our side, you've also got to give them a huge amount of credit for the way they've been bowling as a group in this series and probably the last 12 months".
Dallas has 41 points in 38 games this season and are battling for a playoff spot. "But for me, it's [upset me], what nobody says is what is completely obvious to me: We are getting bad play from our top two players", Lites told the Dallas News , referencing Benn , the captain, and Seguin, who had 40 goals last season.
Rondo is averaging 8.4 points, 6.7 assists and 4.4 rebounds while providing solid leadership in his first season with the Lakers . We got our hands on the ball. The Clippers used a massive 22-0 run on Friday night to beat the Lakers 118-107, marking their 22nd win over the Lakers in their past 25 matchups dating back to 2012.
In 14 games played this season, Rondo is averaging 8.4 points, 6.7 assists and 4.4 rebounds per game while shooting 45 percent from the field, including 35.7 percent from three-point range. McGee missed his seventh consecutive game with an upper respiratory infection. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, Rondo will need another surgery on his hand and is expected to be out a month.
Gurley, who suffered a knee injury in a December 16 loss to the Eagles and sat out last week's win over the Cardinals, acknowledged the issue almost derailed his season. "Did what I could do and then just kind of dealt with the consequences the next day". The 49ers still won't be expected to beat the Rams even with Gurley out, but his absence does give the 49ers a better shot.
The midfielder has made only four appearances for Pep Guardiola's side this season, although he did score two goals in those matches. They could soon be experiencing something similar if another youngster, Brahim Diaz, completes his proposed move to Real Madrid in January .
The New York Jets have signed wide receiver Quincy Enunwa to a contract extension on Friday afternoon. Enunwa, who inked a multi-year extension with the Green & White Friday, has missed the past two games with an ankle injury. He was interrupted several times by jovial teammates. "It feels really good". "For me, I've dreamt of this day, so I think all it did was kind of give me more incentive, more motivation to make this day happen".
He ran for almost 2,000 yards as a freshman, coming up just 23 yards short after a 1,977-yard campaign. Wisconsin is 2-0 against Miami in the postseason. Miami's N'Kosi Perry (1,089 yards passing, 13 touchdowns) had been the most recent starter and had a rocky season, plus he faced heat for two questionable Snapchat posts - one of them surfacing just a few days ago.
With the way Cruz's career has gone, maybe he could re-sign with the Mariners a few years from now when all their young prospects are MLB-ready to act as a mentor to them as the team hopes to compete. The 38-year-old Las Matas de Santa Cruz, Dominican Republic native spent the last four seasons with the Seattle Mariners. Never regarded as an adept defensive outfielder, Cruz is a full-time designated hitter, having played only nine games in the outfield over the past two seasons.
Federer, looking to win a 21st Grand Slam in Melbourne when the Australian Open starts on January 14, pulled off a dazzling array of shots as he beat the world No. After the match, Zverev paid tribute to former world number three Ferrer, who will retire from the sport next year. The famously unflappable Swiss acknowledges being excited about the prospect of taking on his fellow tennis great on Tuesday in a Hopman Cup mixed doubles match between Switzerland and the United States.
A disappointing result after what was a really positive step in Perth. Paine said India had two world-class batsmen in Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli who anchored the innings to a 400-plus score, while Australia were missing Smith and Warner.
West Ham have only won their final Premier League game of the calendar year once in the last nine attempts (W1 D3 L5), beating Southampton 2-1 in 2015. "There's been a lot of challenges". At fault for Burnley's second goal, Angelo Ogbonna endured a torrid afternoon against a rejuvenated front pairing, whose physical nature proved to be too hot to handle for the Italian defender.
Pat Cummins has pushed the third Test into a fifth day but India are on the cusp of retaining the Border-Gavaskar trophy in Melbourne, where Australia will resume at 8-258 in pursuit of 399. Kohli declared India's second innings on 106 for eight, leaving Australia the virtual mission impossible of scoring 399 to win or surviving nearly two days for a draw.
So surprising was Solskjaer's arrival that Shaw claims not to have known it was coming. "Ed Woodward told me, on the record, that last week was not a proud one for Manchester United", White said. There is a new formation, new shape, they look to be playing more expansive football, but we always think we can play our own style of football against them, and if we are at our best we can beat anyone.' Indeed Eddie Howe's side have beaten Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal in the past two seasons and ...
Alabama is 8-5 against the spread this season. Alabama scored touchdowns on its first four possessions, a string of offensive perfection that saw the Tide rack up 239 yards on 25 plays. Murray and company joined the game after that. The touchdown was Higgins' 11th of the season. Those two rough performances by Notre Dame and Oklahoma provided plenty of fodder for those who wanted to see Georgia in a playoff spot instead.
He was one of the bright spots for the Blues this pre-season, but despite that, he has only managed to make five appearances this term. Hudson-Odoi's contract only runs to 2020, meaning Chelsea will lost him for minimal UEFA compensation if he moves to the Bundesliga at the end of his contract.
Celtic are a good team with a good manager. The former Celtic man said on Sky Sports Football after the match: "It was [an all-round brilliant performance from Rangers] and it's probably the first time I've seen it this season". Scott Arfield left every single thing in his body out there. "I can't praise them any more for going out and carrying out the game plan so well". But we still have a lot of hard work to do.
The Cleveland Browns quarterback had just thrown a 1-yard touchdown to Darren Fells when he ran back to the Browns sideline and made the gesture. "I don't know", Mayfield said. I told you guys, media tries to create controversy, right? The Browns - who have gone 5-2 since Jackson was sacked - will finish their season against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, where a win will give them their first winning season since 2007.
Mendes dropped Volkanovski with a right hand but the Australian quickly got back to his feet and took the fight to the former title challenger. UFC 232 takes place Saturday night, December 29, from The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. "I was elated when my partner, Keith Veltre, told me he had started talking with UFC", Jones said. UFC president Dana White said there's no debate after Saturday's fight.
The sisters are two of the most accomplished players in tennis history, with 30 Grand Slam titles between them-23 for Serena and seven for Venus-and both are former No.1s.This is the 11th year of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship, held at the International Tennis Centre at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi .
It's pressure". Virat Kohli leads India to a success in Australia . "If you want to win a series away from home, it has to be an obsession, so hats off to the whole team for sticking together, believing in themselves and being obsessed about getting results".
Sri Lanka only offered six further balls of struggle before Dushmantha Chameera was trapped lbw by Boult, and Angelo Mathews , who had retired hurt with a hamstring injury yesterday, decided not to come out to bat in lost cause. "It's exciting, the four series, even if I wasn't aware of it". Boult's first two wickets were caught by his new ball partner Tim Southee in the slips and his next four fell lbw, three within the space of four balls.
Williams once again finished in second to close the year, this time losing to Naomi Osaka at the U.S. Open. At Wimbledon this past year, Williams faced off against German tennis star Angelique Kerber in the finals. That followed four surgeries she needed after developing blood clots following the birth of her daughter on September 1, 2017. Even though she lost in both competitions, her emphatic return to the court reminded fans and critics alike that her perseverance is worthy of ...