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by | November 29, 2016 | 17:31

It was also his 44th career triple-double, which ties him with Cleveland's LeBron James. Westbrook averaged 32 points against the Knicks in two games last season. Suffice to say, Fizdale and Miami coach Erik Spoelstra are both thrilled their matchups for the season are over. "They just outmuscled us", coach Jeff Hornacek said afterward.

by | November 27, 2016 | 17:08

A hard and painful season for West Ham was made worse by the hefty gut-punch that was last weekend's 3-2 derby defeat at Tottenham Hotspur. Henrikh Mkhitaryan . As long as the Red Devils can protect their vulnerable areas, they should have enough to see off the Irons at home. "He only signed for West Ham last summer and then by Christmas was talking about another contract".

by | November 26, 2016 | 12:55

Chelsea's squad quickly buying into the philosophy of new manager A ntonio Conte was key to his instant impact at Stamford Bridge , according to former Blues midfielder Gianfranco Zola. If he can continue to replicate this kind of display consistently across the season we're sure teams such as Barcelona will be knocking on Chelsea's door in the summer.

by | November 26, 2016 | 12:53

Those looking down the gun are 37-year-old batsman Adam Voges, opener Joe Burns and Callum Ferguson, who both came in for the Hobart Test. Spinner Lyon is another whose place is at risk after taking just two wickets at 120.50 each in the South Africa series.

by | November 24, 2016 | 00:52

The Bavarians have already qualified for the last-16 of Europe's elite club competition, having taken nine points from four games, while Atletico Madrid will also progress with maximum points to date . The Dortmund defeat allowed RB Leipzig to finish the weekend top of the league - the first time since September 2015 that Bayern have not been top in Germany.

by | November 23, 2016 | 17:09

Once the announcement of the Vegas Golden Knights was made, Foley joked that he promises the first game will go better than the video went. "It's nice to have an identity", McPhee said. His alma mater, the U.S. Military Academy, has sports teams called the Black Knights. Designed in collaboration with the Golden Knights' ownership, operations and marketing teams , the new logo tells a visual story for the meaning behind the new name.

by | November 22, 2016 | 18:02

Scott Brooks is still getting to know Bradley Beal and the rest of the Washington Wizards. It wasn't ideal, but Beal and Wall's gem of an outing led their team to a narrow 106-101 victory over the Suns at Verizon Center. However, with the Wizards down two in the final minutes, the point guard secured a huge offensive rebound and converted an and-1 to regain the lead. NOTES: The relationship between Washington G John Wall and G Bradley Beal received headlines during the offseason over ...

by | November 21, 2016 | 01:33

But there doesn't seem to be much to consider, because his choices are basically stay the course and stick with Klinsmann and hope for another rebound, or cut his losses and replace him with Galaxy coach and former USA coach Bruce Arena, the only man with the experience, resume and gravitas to take over this late in a qualifying cycle.

by | November 21, 2016 | 01:33

One game included the miserable Orlando Magic and the other was the Cavs minus King James. This was the eighth game in a row the team scored at least 100 points and they've hit at least 10 threes in every game this season, a new record. But the real challenge - for all involved - will be to see how the Cavs handle it when James' minutes are in fact "tailored" later in the season. This is a really good, nearly great team.

by | November 21, 2016 | 01:28

Kruis and Itoje may still be England , and potentially the world's best second-row, but Launchbury has shown that he's more than a viable alternative should England coach Eddie Jones look to break up the Sarries duo and shift Itoje into the backrow.

by | November 19, 2016 | 10:32

Unfortunately, the results of the game reminded basketball fans of how little help Davis has around him on the Pelicans at this point. He scored 21 points against the Celtics. NOTES: Magic C Nikola Vucevic , who led the Magic in scoring in each of the past two seasons, is averaging just 10.9 points, his lowest average since he joined the team in 2012.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:25

Because Ohio State lost at eighth-ranked Penn State, the Nittany Lions would win a tiebreaker for the Big Ten East if both finish 8-1 in the conference, shutting out the Buckeyes from the conference championship game. Washington is still very much in play, and the likelihood of the committee showing love to a 2-loss Big Ten champion (Penn State/Wisconsin) is very real.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:14

Federation Internationale de Football Association has opened a disciplinary process against England and Scotland after the nations wore black armbands with poppies on at Wembley. Both sides wore black armbands bearing the tribute during their Armistice Day match last Friday. Any symbol is viewed as being such a political statement.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:12

Winter will really be felt Sunday as temperatures hover in the 30s through the day, with wind chills in the teens to 20s. Wind gusts also are expected to pick up Friday afternoon and Saturday , reaching 30 to 40 miles per hour, the weather service reports.

by | November 16, 2016 | 00:33

The New York Giants were on the ropes late in this game. "I don't know if I've heard it before", Manning said of being told before the second-down play. The Giants have outscored their opponents by just 21 points in their six victories. With the victory, the Giants move to 6-3 on the season. Wrapping things up, the guys discussed the entertaining back-and-forth between Boomer's old teammate, Cris Collinsworth, and failed HBO show host Bill Simmons.

by | November 15, 2016 | 05:53

Morales, 33, batted.263 with 30 homers and 93 RBIs for the Kansas City Royals. For the fifth time in his career, Kendrys Morales has a new home. Kendrys Morales is heading north of the border. Even though he says he prefers to stay in Toronto, the signing of Morales might just push him out. The 23-year-old was declared a free agent by Major League Baseball in August.

by | November 15, 2016 | 05:52

The coach was right. Nebraska coach Mike Riley admitted he did not know of quarterback Tommy Armstrong's status until hours before the 19th-ranked Cornhuskers' 24-17 win over visiting Minnesota on Saturday night. The Nebraska game plan clearly was to get the ball to its wide receivers and complement that with Armstrong runs. "Life is good when that is happening, so when it hasn't been happening it has been hard", Riley said.

by | November 14, 2016 | 01:28

General manager John Coppolella made it clear he expects to be a playoff contender next season when the team moves from Turner Field to its new $622 million stadium in suburban Cobb County. 6 starter. The Atlanta Braves are getting older in their starting rotation next season. There have only been 19 pitchers in MLB history to start a game at the big-league level in their age-44 season or older (it happened 43 different times but numerous pitchers are on the list multiple times, via ...

by | November 14, 2016 | 01:16

Saturday afternoon the Baylor Bears are taking on the Oklahoma Sooners in a crucial Big 12 matchup, and unfortunately, Baylor signal-caller Seth Russell did not get to end the day under center. "He always does. That's how he handles everything". A little over a year after undergoing season-ending neck surgery, Baylor quarterback Seth Russell is most likely done for the rest of his senior season, too.

by | November 14, 2016 | 01:15

The Texans will try to contain athletic Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles and limit the impact of wide receivers Allen Hurns and Allen Robinson. They rank 30th in average scoring (17.1 points) and yardage (313.3), which isn't really what they were hoping for upon signing him.

by | November 13, 2016 | 05:58

Five of the NHL's top rookies will be on display Friday when the visiting Philadelphia Flyers look to snap a two-game losing skid against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Racking up 54 points over 60 games in his last season for the Warriors, Rielly says he's had to slightly adjust his scope with the current duties he's been assigned as a Leaf.

by | November 12, 2016 | 05:39

He looked to be at his best on Monday night when he reeled in two scores - both wildly hard one-handed grabs - and at one point he hurdled a Bills defender to pick up extra yardage. McCown was the definition of disaster, giving the Browns drives of interception, three-and-out with a non-lost fumble, another interception, another fumble but lost this time, and another three-and-out.

by | November 11, 2016 | 01:17

Meanwhile, there are reports that McGregor could be set for a mega fight at the Santiago Bernabeu in Spain, home stadium of La Liga giants. Conor McGregor is gearing up for his UFC 205 pay-per-view (PPV) main event, which takes place Sat., Nov.

by | November 11, 2016 | 01:17

The striker will miss Spain's upcoming friendlies against Macedonia and England, but the bigger concern is for the Blues. Celta Vigo striker Aspas has been called up as his replacement and could make his first senior appearance at the age of 29 against FYR Macedonia, or against England in next week's non-competitive global.

by | November 11, 2016 | 01:16

Daniel Sturridge is set to start England's World Cup qualifier against Scotland on Friday, with Wayne Rooney recalled in a No10 role for a game Gareth Southgate believes will provide his captain with the "perfect" stage on which to reassert his influence at this level.

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:54

We see how they do in individual and maybe they roll and get more into practice. We will evaluate his situation day-by-day. The team is now 7-1 with rookie Dak Prescott, but Prescott has also benefitted from the league's best offensive line and a steady diet of Ezekiel Elliott.

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:54

Having back-to-back Gold Glove Awards on his resume will only help make his case. Former Ranger Ian Kinsler , meanwhile, picked up the award for second base in the American League. I believe he is the second best defensive outfielder in all of baseball behind just Kevin Kiermaier of the Tampa Bay Rays. At backstop, Giants' catcher Buster Posey knocked off the eight-time defending Gold Glover Yadier Molina to take home the honor for the first time .

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:52

The near-term "impact and shock of the result will weigh on stocks across our coverage until we get greater clarity on agenda and details" around Mr. Trump's health-care policies, wrote Ralph Giacobbe, a Citi analyst. In order for the Obama administration to change the date, it would have had to propose new regulations, a complex process that stakeholders such as state regulators, insurance companies, investors and interest groups probably would have gotten wind of - and leaked to the news ...

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:51

Wenger is already reluctant to use Sanchez immediately after an worldwide break due to his late return to London after travelling back from Chile, and his mood will not be helped if he arrives with a long-term injury caused by playing with a muscle tear next week.

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:51

The result left Tottenham fifth in the table, three points behind Arsenal, but Pochettino was satisfied with both the result and his team's display as they picked up a fourth consecutive Premier League draw. Wenger introduced Aaron Ramsey, Olivier Giroud and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from his strong bench and it was the former who drove just over the bar as Arsenal again turned the screw as the half progressed.

by | November 09, 2016 | 05:40

The 1987 Wimbledon victor has also made a bold claim that Murray is an all-round better player in terms of shot-making than 12-time Grand Slam victor Djokovic, who has been at the top of the game since 2011, when he won three majors and attained the number one ranking for the first time in his career.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:22

If he does, this makes the Pittsburgh Steelers offense very viable against the Baltimore Ravens defense. Looks like Suggs was right. Baltimore is on a four-game losing streak prior to the bye week. The Steelers now sit in first, but the Ravens and Cincinnati Bengals are lurking close behind. This hasn't been Gay's best year, but the Steelers will miss his leadership.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:20

The German cited the way his team allowed Watford a spell of pressure which brought Daryl Janmaat's goal, ensuring they still just have the one clean sheet this term. The equalizer came early in the second half as Mousa Dembele was upended by Laurent Koscielny and the returning Harry Kane scored from the spot to mark his return after a six-week absence.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:20

Jay Ajayi will attempt to become the first player in National Football League history to rush for 200 or more yards in three straight games when the Miami Dolphins face the New York Jets on Sunday. The Dolphins actually own the NFL's 10th-ranked pass defense, but they are patching things together on the back end. The Dolphins, by the way, don't, which plays in to the Jets' new strategy of riding Forte as far as they can and keeping the game basically out of Ryan Fitzpatrick's hands.

by | November 06, 2016 | 02:29

Tuesday's Big Ten announcement that it will add six prime-time Friday games to its schedule has been met with strong reactions from football fans and athletics administrators, and not many are excited about the decision. Speaking with 97.1-FM on Thursday morning, MI coach Jim Harbaugh said he wasn't familiar with the Big Ten's new Friday game idea. FILE - In this October 17, 2015, file photo, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer leads his team on to the field before their NCAA college ...