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Sports LeBron to miss at least three more games
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Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James , left, shakes hands with coach Luke Walton as they have a chat during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday, Dec. But Jeff Teague returned from his left ankle injury against Orlando and played well, scoring 23 points and dishing out 10 assists. It was also the Thunder's first win in Portland in five years as Westbrook reiterates in a post-game interview that he personally took the drought to heart and ...

Sports Seahawks' Janikowski leaves game after hurting thigh on missed field goal
Author: 0 Seahawks' Janikowski leaves game after hurting thigh on missed field goal

Ezekiel Elliott ran for 137 yards and a touchdown for Dallas as the Cowboys advanced to a second-round National Football Conference playoff game next weekend against either top seed New Orleans, or the second-seeded Los Angeles Rams. Less than a Minute later, Seattle managed as a table, the second in his Division with a wild card in the Playoffs, be recovered in the end zone. There are two Wild Card round games to watch on Sunday, including the playoff debut of Lamar Jackson , and the ...

Sports Warriors, Kings Combine for NBA Record 41 Made Three-Pointers
Author: 0 Warriors, Kings Combine for NBA Record 41 Made Three-Pointers

Steph Curry unleashed 20 of his 42 points in the final quarter to lift the Golden State Warriors past the gritty Sacramento Kings, 127-123, in a record-setting night for both teams in the National Basketball Association on Saturday, January 5 (Sunday, January 6, Manila time).

Sports Top 5 Facts | Head Coach Candidate Brian Flores
Author: 0 Top 5 Facts | Head Coach Candidate Brian Flores

With names like Mike McCarthy, Adam Gase and Jim Caldwell in the mix for the Jets' head coaching job, it's clear that NY is placing an emphasis on prior experience in the interview process. The 40-year-old coach worked as an assistant with Detroit, San Francisco and Denver before being promoted to offensive co-ordinator by the Broncos in 2013 and drawing rave reviews from Peyton Manning.

Sports Kawhi returns to San Antonio, Harden lifts Rockets in Golden State
Author: 0 Kawhi returns to San Antonio, Harden lifts Rockets in Golden State

The win puts the Nuggets on a four-game winning streak while leading the West with a 25-11 record. DeRozan got his first career triple-double, stuffing the stat sheet with 21 points, 14 rebounds, 11 assists and 2 steals. Houston also overcame a 20-point second-half deficit to come away with the victory. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Jamal Murray scored 17 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter and Denver beat Sacramento for its fourth straight win.

Sports Leishman bounces back from weird hiccup
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Woodland left everyone behind with his big run of birdies and was at 12-under 134. But Leishman steadied the ship to post a three-under-par 70 at Kapalua's Plantation course to sit at eight under and four shots off 36-hole leader Gary Woodland (67).

Sports Wayne Rooney arrested and fined in U.S. for public intoxication and swearing
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney arrested and fined in U.S. for public intoxication and swearing

He was released on his own recognisance - a promise to appear in court which means there was no need to post bail - and paid a $25 (£20) fine plus $91 costs on Friday. In September 2017, Rooney was arrested by Cheshire police after being caught driving over the drink-drive limit. Rooney was docked two weeks of wages - about £300,000 - from Everton over the drink drive offence.

Sports Bulls trade Justin Holiday to Grizzlies for picks, players
Author: 0 Bulls trade Justin Holiday to Grizzlies for picks, players

Memphis is 18-18 on the season, 10-7 at home, 17-19 against the spread and 21-15 with the under. The Pistons were without Zaza Pachulia (leg contusion), Stanley Johnson (thigh contusion) and Ish Smith (abductor muscle tear) for Tuesday night's loss in Milwaukee, and head to Memphis 0-3 to close out a four-game trip.

Sports Bayern fines Ribery for social media rant
Author: 0 Bayern fines Ribery for social media rant

Football fans online took objection to the obscenity of his outing, as he posted a video to his Instagram account captioned: "No better way to start the year than with a dash of salt and a visit to my Turkish brother". A statement issued by the Bundesliga giants on Sunday, read: "FC Bayern Munich has fined Franck Ribery for his choice of words used on social platforms".

Sports India Bowl Aussies Out Courtesy Kuldeep’s Fifer, Enforce Follow-On
Author: 0 India Bowl Aussies Out Courtesy Kuldeep’s Fifer, Enforce Follow-On

This is the first time in 30 years Australia have had to follow on in a home Test. Unless Australia win, India , who lead 2-1, will claim a first series victory down under since they began touring there in 1947-48. Left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep (5-99) finally got his man to secure a second five-wicket haul in his sixth Test, though, trapping Hazlewood leg before wicket for 21, in a decision confirmed after a review.

Sports Bianca Andreescu can hardly believe she's living in reality - 05-Jan
Author: 0 Bianca Andreescu can hardly believe she's living in reality - 05-Jan

I've no idea how. "Honestly, I can't believe it right now". She has surprised even herself with the way her baseline power, drop shot finesse and all round athleticism have come together. With one last point of dogged defence, the 18-year-old would claimed victory after two hours, 24 minutes. Anisimova, ranked 96th in the world and the youngest player in the top 100, never dropped a game against the Czech veteran and cashed in on all three break points that went her way.

Sports Aryna Sabalenka beats Alison Riske to clinch Shenzhen Open title
Author: 0 Aryna Sabalenka beats Alison Riske to clinch Shenzhen Open title

Riske was making her third appearance in the final at Shenzhen. "If you feel more like you did on the first point, then you just stop". Sharapova received off-court medical treatment in between the two sets and came back strongly by holding her serve early in the second set.

Sports Allen Hurns, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver, injures left leg
Author: 0 Allen Hurns, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver, injures left leg

Dak Prescott: Prescott's first playoff win came in a signature performance, in which he threw for 226 yards on 22 of 33 passing, and recorded two total touchdowns. Wilson was 18 of 27 for 233 yards, with Lockett getting four catches for 120 yards. Carson had just 20 yards on 13 carries. A 34-yard pass to Amari Cooper, who had seven catches for 106 yards, led to Elliott's 1-yard plunge after an apparent touchdown by the quarterback was overturned on replay.

Sports Tway fires 66 to take early lead
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Koepka did just that while calmly plodding along for a par-par finish, carding a 3-under 70 in his first under-par round in five tries at the Tournament of Champions. World number eight Rory McIlroy and No. 14 Jason Day are tied for sixth at four under, while world number six Jon Rahm is tied for 11th at three under.

Author: 0 Chelsea-bound Pulisic refuses to discuss Liverpool links

The United States worldwide will remain at Borussia Dortmund on loan for the rest of the season before completing his £57.7million move to Stamford Bridge in the summer. "He's doing well for Dortmund and we are glad to welcome him to Chelsea ". As I said before I am not in charge of the market, it is hard for me to talk about the market or the deal of Pulisic .

Sports Arsenal Fail To Convince Juventus With Player Swap Proposal
Author: 0 Arsenal Fail To Convince Juventus With Player Swap Proposal

Yes, he has been involved on a regular basis this season, but Ramsey has started less than half of Arsenal's Premier League games, and he is definitely not one of Emery's A-listers. At Blackpool, he was measured, solid and reliable, if not spectacular, but that has been the way for Ramsey throughout his time at Arsenal . "Then, all of a sudden, they sign Lucas Torreira who, for me, has been Arsenal's best player this season".

Sports Iowa basketball: Hawks open up 2019 with tough game vs Purdue
Author: 0 Iowa basketball: Hawks open up 2019 with tough game vs Purdue

Although unranked, Purdue is a strong opponent who has had some tough breaks this season . After getting blown out by Michigan State in East Lansing on December 3, 90-68, the Hawkeyes suffered another rough loss to a conference foe, this time getting toppled by Purdue , 86-70, in West Lafayette on Thursday.

Sports Rain washes out the first session on fourth morning
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But Cummins and Handscomb ensured that the Australians lost no more wickets before the close of play. Follow all the action in our live blog below . While aggressive rookie opener Marcus Harris blazed a career-best 79, senior players Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh and skipper Tim Paine all failed to deliver when needed most.

Sports Djokovic's conqueror Bautista Agut takes Qatar Open title
Author: 0 Djokovic's conqueror Bautista Agut takes Qatar Open title

Bautista-Agut's first round match was scheduled for Tuesday, which would have given him little time to acclimatize, and also recover from the long 17-hour journey from the Middle East. I know it's hard to play at this level. Victory capped a career week for Bautista Agut, who beat three players who have reached the top five; Stan Wawrinka , Djokovic, and Berdych .

Sports Chelsea v Forest confirmed lineups: Loftus-Cheek and Hudson-Odoi both START!
Author: 0 Chelsea v Forest confirmed lineups: Loftus-Cheek and Hudson-Odoi both START!

Fans from both Arsenal and Chelsea were quick to agree with Lineker and voice their opinions on the midfielder, proving that a player can move to both sides of London and remain a hero. He then went on to make 29 appearances and provide 12 assists as Chelsea regained the league title under Antonio Conte in the 2016/17 season, before helping the Blues win the FA Cup last season.

Sports Arizona Cardinals lose at buzzer, will pick No. 1 overall
Author: 0 Arizona Cardinals lose at buzzer, will pick No. 1 overall

However, Peterson stayed put, allowing the speedy receiver to come wide open with no defenders in the vicinity and Wilson immediately capitalized. SEATTLE-There was a sense of frustration that overwhelmed the accomplishment of the Seattle Seahawks winning 10 games for the sixth time in seven seasons.

Sports Turkish NBA star to skip United Kingdom trip due to assassination fears
Author: 0 Turkish NBA star to skip United Kingdom trip due to assassination fears

The Knicks said the 26-year-old Turkish professional basketball player would not make the trip because of a visa issue . It's pretty sad because it affects my career, my basketball. "I can get killed very easy". Kanter, who has referred to Erdogan as a " bad, bad man " and a " dictator ", was forced to abandon the plans to travel to Romania in 2017 and returned to the USA via London after his documentation was cancelled by the issuing state.

Sports West Virginia upgrades from Dana Holgerson to Neal Brown
Author: 0 West Virginia upgrades from Dana Holgerson to Neal Brown

In four seasons at Troy, Brown has compiled a record of 35-16, including three straight bowl wins and a 2017 Sun Belt Championship. Being forced into urgency with an abbreviated coaching search invites the risk of a rushed decision that'll look bad quickly.

Sports Jets' first coaching interview is with Eric Bieniemy
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Bieniemy doesn't have any head coaching experience at this point in his career, but it seems inevitable that he'll have a chance to land a head job at some point in the near future. But they fell a win shy of the playoffs in his first season after losing a win-and-in game against Ryan's Bills . The Arizona Cardinals wanted to be on the list , but they were denied even an interview by Bieniemy who is likely having to pare down his list in order to still attend to his primary ...

Sports Federer takes Swiss into Hopman Cup final
Author: 0 Federer takes Swiss into Hopman Cup final

Roger Federer emerged triumphant from a historic first meeting with Serena Williams in the Hopman Cup in Perth , but tennis was the true victor as two of the game's greats treated fans worldwide to an unforgettable evening. Federer's Switzerland beat Serena's USA 4-2 4-3 (3) in the mixed doubles decider at the Hopman Cup on Tuesday. Earlier, world No.90 Norrie was too good for world No.39 Tiafoe, who has recorded a 0-3 singles record on debut in Perth.

Sports It’s official! St. Louis will host 2020 NHL All-Star Game
Author: 0 It’s official! St. Louis will host 2020 NHL All-Star Game

This week, the Washington Capitals winger informed the league of his intentions to skip the midseason event in favor of some rest and recuperation. According to The Washington Post's Isabelle Khurshudyan, Ovechkin said that "at [his] age", he feels like his body needs a break.

Sports Jimmy Butler Has Reportedly ‘Aggressively’ Challenged His Role In The Sixers’ Offense
Author: 0 Jimmy Butler Has Reportedly ‘Aggressively’ Challenged His Role In The Sixers’ Offense

One specific instance occurred during Philly's recent road trip to Portland, when Butler called Brown out during a film session in what witnesses considered a "disrespectful" manner. Brown likely isn't going anywhere even if things actually are volatile between he and Butler, as this offseason he inked a contract extension, and he's still very popular with the Sixers ownership and management.

Sports Mercedes post lovely tweet about Michael Schumacher on legend's 50th birthday
Author: 0 Mercedes post lovely tweet about Michael Schumacher on legend's 50th birthday

The family remembers his success with the Michael Schumacher Private Collection exhibition in Cologne, and his memories are often shared in social media. "Wishing you and your family and every Schumi fan out there all the best!" Her message said: "Happy birthday to the best dad". "Michael 50" has been organised in partnership with the Keep Fighting Foundation and will run alongside "Driven by Enzo" and "Passion and Legend", which are already open at the Maranello Museum.