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Isaiah Thomas assigned to Canton Charge

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It's unclear whether or not he'll eventually play in a game for Canton, with the Cavs exclusively owning and operating the Charge. The star point guard was acquired by the Cavs in the deal that sent Kyrie Irving to Boston in the offseason. Read More »

Rosicky announced the completion of a career

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He also won the German title in 2002 with Borussia Dortmund. He still clearly feels very closely attached to Arsenal , as Rosicky requested he make a statement for Arsenal addressing the club and its fans upon the news of his retirement. Read More »

Loss of Zuerlein bad timing for Los Angeles Rams before playoffs

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The Rams (10-4) can clinch the NFC West by winning one of their final two games, at the Tennessee Titans on Sunday or hosting the San Francisco 49ers on December 31. "It was miraculous for him to even play the other day, what a gutsy performance it was". Zuerlein was nine points away from breaking David Akers' single-season scoring record for kickers. Read More »

Female kicker makes history in Texas state title game

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Nava scored a total of 18 points because kicking conversions are worth two. According to the Abilene Reporter News , Nava is already taking college courses before she enters Texas A&M-Galveston where she plans to major in marine biology. Read More »

Floyd Mayweather Shuts Down UFC Rumors

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Over the past couple of days, there has been major speculation on the future of Floyd Mayweather , with reports stating he could potentially join UFC for three or four fights . But I never said I was going to fight in UFC , I didn't say that. That's what I was saying. "Would and could are different things". Obviously it's mixed martial arts, but I could even do a handicap, I don't even need to grapple with him, I don't even need to go to ground at all. Read More »

Bristol City were lucky to beat Manchester United - Jose Mourinho

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Mourinho congratulated Bristol City for the victory, and added that it was a handsome day for football, but had already insisted that the hosts were fortunate to win after United hit the post twice and missed several late chances. "It's an overwhelming feeling of pride, to beat Manchester United is incredible", said City's manager Lee Johnson, whose father Gary was once also a successful manager of the Robins. Read More »

MLS: Next Expansion Team Will Be Named Next Year

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Nashville has generally been considered the front-runner among the finalists, with an ownership group led by local billionaire John Ingram also including minority partners from the Wilf family, which owns the Minnesota Vikings. The July 8 game drew 42,622 fans to Nissan Stadium, and 56,232 attended a preseason exhibition on July 29 between Manchester City and Tottenham. Attendance was more than 40,000 for global matches between the USA and Guatemala in 2015 and Mexico and New Zealand in 2016. Read More »

Arsenal legend slams Alexis Sanchez

The situation could yet change if one or more of City's forwards pick up an injury in the next five weeks, therefore removing the issue of how certain squad members would react if left out of the side. Arsenal player Alexis Sanchez's agent held talks with French Ligue 1 Champions Paris Saint-Germain according to English media outlet Metro via Canal Plus . Read More »

I Don't See Philippe Coutinho As Competition - Barcelona Midfield Star

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I want him to come; I think it would be a great signing for Barca. Philippe Coutinho has been in red-hot form so far and has played a starring role in for Jurgen Klopp's men. At time an updated story was being published every day stating that the Liverpool player was moving to the Camp Nou and nothing transpired. We want to keep him in best shape until the day and when the situation is there we will tell him. Read More »

Venus Williams cleared in fatal Florida crash, reports

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The occupants of the other auto were a couple, and the accident led to the death of the 78-year old husband Jerome Barson , who was sitting in the passenger side as his wife, Linda , drove. The Barson family's attorney, Michael Steinger, said Dowling's conclusions are wrong and the suit will be pursued. Therefore, no charges will result from the police investigation. Read More »

Islanders' goalie problem rears its ugly head in loss to Red Wings

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Normally we'd throw in a highlight here of Simmonds goal, but it's always fun to watch a rookie score their first career goal, and Simmonds factors in at the end, so bear with us. "We have a resilient group in here...and we turned it up in the third period and it was a pretty good shutdown period for us", winger Dale Weise said. Read More »

PSG's Pastore: 'I've changed a lot of things'

On the field he always tries to pick me out. In an interview to France Football , Mbappe said that it was Neymar who helped him settle down in the club. If he features, the former US Palermo man will hope to add to his goals tally, and display once again to the Parc des Princes faithful his delight at being back on the pitch. Read More »

Chelsea vs AFC Bournemouth

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Such is Bournemouth's predicament in the Premier League that they can ill afford to lose more key personnel to injury, with Charlie Daniels and Josh King having succumbed in Sunday's drubbing at home to Liverpool. Callum Hudson-Odoi could be the next Chelsea youngster to be handed his debut. Bet365 are showing Chelsea vs Bournemouth live streaming in the Carabao Cup on December 20, 2017 via their live streaming service. Read More »

LaVar Ball Wants an Alternative for High School Grads

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The father of Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball is said to be looking to bring in 80 players for a league that would be played at National Basketball Association arenas in Los Angeles, Brooklyn, Dallas and Atlanta. In his statement to SLAM, the elder Ball points to recent comments from NCAA President Mark Emmert who said that people coming to college exclusively for the reason "to prepare yourself to be a pro" shouldn't be "there in the first place". Read More »

Burglars steal toilet from home of ex-NBA player Charlie Villanueva

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Burglars broke into Charlie Villanueva's home, but they allegedly weren't interested in cash or jewelry. He also played for the Raptors, Bucks and Pistons between 2005-2016. "They stole my toilet...." As he bemoaned the response from the Dallas Police Department, Villanueva twice used the hashtag #findmytoilet, sparking some predictably amusing replies. Read More »

Joel Embiid likely out next two games, hopes to play on Christmas

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With the team on a back-to-back and a quick turnaround in New Orleans the following day, he was ruled out with the sore back. Embiid played 49 minutes during the Sixers triple overtime loss to the Thunder. The Sixers have lost seven of eight games, dropping to 14-16 on the season. Philadelphia is clearly a better team with Embiid healthy, and the league as a whole is more fun when he's on the court. Read More »

Emory Jones Officially Flips From Ohio State To Florida

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Mullen offered Jones while at Mississippi State but had little chance of signing him there. Jones, a product of Heard County High School in Franklin, Ga., had been long committed to the Buckeyes, issuing a verbal pledge to Ohio State in July 2016. Read More »

Evan Longoria traded to San Francisco Giants

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Longoria's ground-ball rate skyrocketed, going from 31.9% in 2016 to 43.4% in '17, which killed his extra-base hit rate and home-run rate. San Francisco had been trying all offseason to procure a potent bat to anchor its lineup and finally found its man in Longoria, a career.270 hitter with 261 home runs in 10 Major League Baseball seasons. Read More »

WR Van Jefferson to transfer to Florida, not UM

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Jefferson tweeted "CHOMP! CHOMP!" on Monday night. Jefferson had 91 receptions for 999 yards and four TDs in his two seasons at Ole Miss. He played for Huffman High School in Birmingham, Ala. He originally committed to Georgia. Moore is rated a 4-star prospect and ranked as the nation's No. 38 overall WR and the state of Florida's No. 33 overall prospect, according to 247Sports Composite Rankings. Read More »

Arsenal play 'long ball' against Liverpool, claims Jurgen Klopp

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But the Kop side stood firm and Coutinho has since banged in five goals so far this term with five assists to boot. "Both Griezmann and Coutinho are elite players that are playing at the top level", he said in a Spanish radio interview. "I feel like I'm settled in now and I'm learning the ropes and my roles and responsibilities, says Oxlade-Chamberlain". However, Oxlade-Chamberlain sensed his team-mate was feeling uncomfortable and made a decision to take matters into his own hands. Read More »

Man jailed for racially charged attack on Man City's Sterling

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Karl Anderson pleaded guilty at a court in Manchester to racially aggravated common assault. It added: 'I did not think this kind of behaviour happened in this country in this day and age'. Mr Black also told the court Anderson apologised to Mr Sterling for the attack, which left the midfielder with bruising. Anderson's defence lawyer, John Black, said his client had asked Sterling for an autograph for his girlfriend, who was in the vehicle with him, but lost his temper. Read More »

Fernando Torres has decided between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

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He has repeatedly warned the Premier League could become the National Basketball Association of European football, capable of poaching Barca and Madrid's stars like Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in the same way Barca were powerless to stop Qatar-backed Paris Saint Germain paying a world record 222 million euros for Neymar in August. Read More »

Mike Tomlin: Catch Rule 'Needs To Be Revisited'

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Tomlin would not comment on Brown's status beyond the Steelers' Week 16 game in Houston. I think if you've got a better way to do it, suggest it and let somebody take a look at it and we'll talk about it. Brown put no weight on the leg as he was helped off the field. Before exiting with the injury, he became the first receiver in National Football League history with five straight 100-catch seasons. Read More »

West Indies bank on Gayle to break poor run in New Zealand

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Gayle, arriving fresh from a record-breaking stint in the Bangladesh Premier League, promises to inject the aggression and confidence lacking so far during the tour of New Zealand . An untried partnership between George Worker (57) and Colin Munro (49) put on 108 for the first wicket and Ross Taylor was stranded on 49 not out as New Zealand reached its winning target with four overs remaining to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. Read More »

Oklahoma Freshman Trae Young Tied College Basketball History With Another Monster Performance

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Oklahoma's freshman sensation has been lighting the college game on fire in the early stages of the season and, on Tuesday, the talented lead guard exploded for an NCAA-record 22 assists in a (very) lopsided win over Northwestern State. The Demons soon will be able to reset their season with the start of Southland Conference play. The Demons were 343rd among the 351 Division I teams in 3-point field goal percentage entering Monday despite West being 18-for-40 from beyond the arc. Read More »

Jarryd Hayne accused of rape

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He played eight games for the team, including 17 carries for 51 yards and six catches for 27 yards. According to court papers, Ms V was at a bar with friends in San Jose, California, after attending a 49ers football game in the afternoon, where she met with Hayne and his friends. Read More »

Japanese free agent ace Darvish meets with Cubs

Seemingly out of nowhere on Monday, the Chicago Cubs and Yu Darvish became a very feasible pairing as Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer headed to Texas to meet with the right-hander. After having their way with Darvish in the World Series, the Astros have shown interest in the pitcher, according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal . Read More »

Alabama Loses Another Linebacker, Dylan Moses, To Injury

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Through 12 games, Thompson has recorded 18 tackles, one for a loss, with an interception. Hamilton and fellow inside linebacker Mack Wilson both sustained injuries on November 4 against LSU . "He's a mentally strong guy, so regardless of what it is, he'll be fine". The foot injury will require surgery. He had a career-high 10 tackles in a 56-0 win against Mercer on November 18. Read More »

Stephen Curry apparently out for Christmas Day rematch between Cavaliers and Warriors

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The Golden State Warriors will apparently be without Stephen Curry on Christmas against the Cavaliers, as the All-Star and two-time MVP continues to recover from a sprained right ankle. Golden State plays in Cleveland Jan. 15. The Warriors have still been winning without Curry and several new additions and young players have stepped up in the absence of Draymond Green in a few games as well. Read More »

Jonathan Kraft not aware of friction between team and Alex Guerrero

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ESPN's Adam Schefter told WEEI's "Kirk and Callahan" last week that a feud between Belichick and Guerrero was brewing but that the specifics were unknown. When asked about the supposed rift between the trainer and his head coach, Brady dodged the question as best he could. There have been rumblings about potential friction between Guerrero and Belichick recently. Read More »