• Chicago Bulls vs. Miami Heat - 1/15/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago Bulls vs. Miami Heat - 1/15/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

T.J. McConnell added a career-high 18 points and eight assists and JJ Redick scored 15 before leaving with a left leg injury for the Sixers, who never trailed and shook off Ben Simmons' foul trouble to win for the fifth time in six games.

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  • Giants may miss out on coaching candidates by following National Football League rules
Giants may miss out on coaching candidates by following National Football League rules

Since Patricia became its defensive coordinator in 2012, New England has gone 75-21. If this was some sort of audition to be the Giants new head coach then Pat Shurmur passed with flying colors. "I'm really just in the same place as I was last week". He was Philadelphia's quarterbacks coach when the Eagles played in the Super Bowl against...

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  • Iheanacho scores twice to send Leicester through, makes history
Iheanacho scores twice to send Leicester through, makes history

The replay showed Iheanacho to be onside by the smallest of margins and the original decision was changed. After spending an inordinate amount of time debating how, when, why and where the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) would come into effect, Leicester City are the first beneficiaries of a decision that would otherwise have gone against them.

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  • Philadelphia 76ers coach offers blunt assessment of former UW Husky Markelle Fultz
Philadelphia 76ers coach offers blunt assessment of former UW Husky Markelle Fultz

The shoulder injury that has kept Markell Fultz out of the lineup for the last 35 games is supposedly healed. But Fultz played in just six combined regular season and preseason games since being drafted and only attempted a three in one of them.

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  • Girl, 6, gravely hurt when pinned between cars near school
Girl, 6, gravely hurt when pinned between cars near school

A young girl has died after she was struck by a vehicle without a driver in it and pinned against another stationary vehicle during the afternoon pickup at a Toronto elementary school. Doctors removed a tumour in the little girl's kidney, and she was in remission. The board said support workers will be on hand as long as is needed.

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  • Donald Trump tells press he wants immigrants from 'everywhere'
Donald Trump tells press he wants immigrants from 'everywhere'

Protesters carried Haitian flags and signs with messages including "peace, love, power, dream". Trump has faced intense backlash for Haiti , El Salvador and African nations " shithole countries " during an Oval Office meeting on immigration this week.

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  • South Korea and North Korea to Hold Talks Monday
South Korea and North Korea to Hold Talks Monday

But the last few days has witnessed a rare softening of tone on both sides of the demilitarised zone after Kim offered an olive branch to Seoul during a New Year's speech saying he was willing to send a team to next month's Winter Olympics in the South.

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  • Former Michigan Running Back Named To Olympic Bobsled Team
Former Michigan Running Back Named To Olympic Bobsled Team

A native of Cypress, Texas, McGuffie played a bit of professional football after his collegiate career. He will be a pusher on the four-man team driven by Nick Cunningham, the best of the three driver on Team U.S.A. He'll have an opportunity to add an Olympic medal next month, when the Games kick off February 9 from Pyeongchang, South Korea. He m...

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  • AirAsia India to resume Chennai ops from next month
AirAsia India to resume Chennai ops from next month

The booking for availing this AirAsia India offer is open till January 21. Budget carrier AirAsia India has made a decision to resume its flight to and from Chennai, more than two years after it had discontinued operations from the Southern city, owing to competition.

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  • Conte: I don't think Chelsea have joined Alexis Sanchez transfer race
Conte: I don't think Chelsea have joined Alexis Sanchez transfer race

Who knows? I think him, Mr ( Arsene) Wenger , Mr (Arsenal CEO Ivan) Gazidis, they are the ones that know really what is going to happen", added Mourinho. That decision fuelled the theory that the playmaker is bound for Arsenal as a makeweight in the transfer. If he stays here he is a very good player that started the season very, very well and has ...

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  • Eagles QB coach John DeFilippo gets 2nd interview with Cardinals, report says
Eagles QB coach John DeFilippo gets 2nd interview with Cardinals, report says

That is the case with two of the Cardinals candidates: offensive line coach Mike Munchak and special teams coordinator Keith Armstrong, whose teams were eliminated from the playoffs in the divisional round over the weekend. He has been employed as a quarterbacks coach for the Oakland Raiders (2007-08, 2012-14), New York Jets (2009), San Jose Stat...

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  • Former Husker expected back for AFC Title game
Former Husker expected back for AFC Title game

He played under the franchise tag this season, and he said recently that he would consider sitting out all of 2018 or even retiring if the Steelers use the tag on him again. One short-yardage play the Steelers did not try Sunday was one they haven't done all season. He tossed a 36-yard touchdown pass on fourth down to Martavis Bryant on the fol...

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  • Jamal Adams among 3 LSU products on PFWA all-rookie team
Jamal Adams among 3 LSU products on PFWA all-rookie team

Lattimore and Kamara have taken the top honors as defensive and offfensive (shared) rookies of the year. Also joining New York Jets safety Jamal Adams and Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre'Davious White was Seattle Seahawks offensive guard Ethan Pocic, a second-round-selected player last spring.

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  • Djokovic elbows Young out to reach second round
Djokovic elbows Young out to reach second round

She was banned for 15 months after testing positive for meldonium, not long after the medication was added to the list of banned substances, when she was in Australia in 2016. 'If you see an NBA [basketball] player or an NFL [American football] player you think seven figures in their bank account and I don't think that's the case even for [some pla...

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  • Will Ferrell asks Roger Federer: 'Are you a vampire?'
Will Ferrell asks Roger Federer: 'Are you a vampire?'

She was banned for 15 months after testing positive for meldonium, not long after the medication was added to the list of banned substances, when she was in Australia in 2016. "I wanted to start with the right intensity, which I have", he told the cheering crowd afterwards. "I've played a lot of them now". Federer kicked off his title defence in ...

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  • Christie leaving governor's office as Democrat takes over
Christie leaving governor's office as Democrat takes over

He pledged to legalize marijuana as part of a broader reform of the criminal justice system, called for free community college, and asked the Democratic-controlled Legislature to immediately send him bills that would fund Planned Parenthood, almost double the minimum wage to $15 an hour, and "strengthen our gun laws".

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  • Cavs Will 'Definitely' Swing At Least One Deal Before Trade Deadline
Cavs Will 'Definitely' Swing At Least One Deal Before Trade Deadline

They are third in the NBA East and get to play the 35-9 Warriors at The Q, where the Cavaliers have won 13 straight. Next on the agenda , the Warriors will travel to the United Center to take on the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday. Cavs players doubt their championship contentionWhat's the story? Later in the half, James retreated down ...

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  • Saints fans want Brees back in Black and Gold
Saints fans want Brees back in Black and Gold

The NFL's two oldest defensive players will take the field Sunday. "We couldn't get anything rolling". "If you want to talk about the game", Bradford said , "I'll talk about the game". On third and one, with a Saints' first down having the potential to drain the clock, Harris and Brian Robison stuffed running back Alvin Kamara for a loss o...

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  • Liverpool Rampage Too Much For Manchester City Says Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Liverpool Rampage Too Much For Manchester City Says Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

The flip side is that their defence is equally liable to be the one blitzed, but you can be sure that they will offer great entertainment value should they reach the latter stages and that is, after all, what we all want from the Champions League .

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  • McIlroy: 2018 may be my busiest season ever
McIlroy: 2018 may be my busiest season ever

Yes, Europe won and it looked dominant for a while, but the matches were always closer than that. The injury resurfaced at the Players in May and, late in the season, led to him taking an nearly four-month long break from competition in order to allow it to heal properly.

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  • Kohli becomes 4th fastest to smash 21 Test centuries
Kohli becomes 4th fastest to smash 21 Test centuries

It was a pressure game for Virat Kohli and he stood tall against enormous pressure and criticism. One finds it hard to recall when any 21-year-old made such an impact in his debut Test. Kohli was found to have breached Article 2.1.1 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates to "conduct that is contrary t...

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  • Real Madrid coach Zidane 'can't explain' crisis after Villarreal shock
Real Madrid coach Zidane 'can't explain' crisis after Villarreal shock

Barca went into the campaign with a new coach, Ernesto Valverde, losing the Supercup to Real Madrid and seemingly groggy after losing Neymar to PSG. It is suggested Ronaldo feels "betrayed" by Real president Florentino Perez's broken promises and is keen to end his nine-year stay in Madrid , with a move back to Manchester United his prefer...

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  • Tom Brady: Jags 'certainly the best team we've faced all season'
Tom Brady: Jags 'certainly the best team we've faced all season'

When the Jaguars fly back to New England this Saturday, it will be for Sunday's AFC Championship Game and a berth in Super Bowl LII . "That was a different point in time , different emphasis", said Belichick . No Edelman this season? "No team has been able to keep New England from the conference showcase. We knew we were going to have to be ...

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  • Centurion Test: South Africa 230/7 at tea, lead India by 258 runs
Centurion Test: South Africa 230/7 at tea, lead India by 258 runs

At stumps, South Africa still had eight wickets left in its second innings and will be targeting a lead of 250 at least, which statistics show is hard to chase in the fourth innings at SuperSport Park. When India were five wickets down on Day three, the dashing right-hander was involved in another interesting conversation with all-rounder Ha...

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  • Eagles fan charged for allegedly punching police horse, reports say
Eagles fan charged for allegedly punching police horse, reports say

Taylor Hendricks , 22, of the 1900 block of Somerset Road, was kicked out of Saturday's game because he was intoxicated and did not have a ticket, city police said. Taylor posted bail and was released ahead of a preliminary hearing scheduled for January 30. Hendricks has previously been cited for public drunkenness on two separate occasions, Phil...

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