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Bulls defeat Celtics for third straight win

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Despite the ugly start to their season, the Chicago Bulls had actually produced a two-game winning streak heading into their matchup against the Boston Celtics on Monday night. "We're taking the cautious approach with it", Hoiberg said. So I don't want to chalk it up as, 'Hey, we're going to have nights like this.' We just got our butts kicked. Read More »

Paul Merson writes off West Ham's chances against Arsenal

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Then we will see". "In sumo you never can tell who the guy who wins is". That shows how deep the culture of respect is for each other. "I don't know because it is not part of our culture". That's because Andrija Zivkovic is apparently a long time target for Arsene Wenger , so the manager would have the chance to watch him closely against a Premier League side. Read More »

Real Madrid play PSG in Champions League, Chelsea get Barcelona

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My experience tells (me) it's impossible to win the title. United are second in the Premier League but are a whopping 11 points behind City and know despite the heavyweight teams left in the competition, the Champions League is probably a more realistic chance of silverware. Read More »

Greg Schiano was set to make $4.4 million at Tennessee

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GoVols247's Patrick Brown on Monday published details of the memo of understanding Schiano had signed with Tennessee , something he obtained via an open records request. Schiano fell through on November 26 due to widespread backlash. The Tennessee coaching search got off to an terrible start with all the out-of-control Grumors centered around former NFL coach and current Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden. Read More »

3 foreign militants, woman killed in north Kashmir encounter

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A police officer while confirming the incident said that a Joint team of Army's 22 RR, CRPF , and SOG cordoned off Younsu area of Handwara at around 12:30 am following specific information about the presence of some militants. The woman, identified as Misra Banom, lost her life in the firing. Protestors placed the woman's body on the road and shouted pro-freedom slogans. Authorities suspended mobile internet as a precautionary measure. Read More »

Jets QB Josh McCown suffers broken hand, will have season-ending surgery

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This goes along somewhat with reports we've heard in recent weeks from Mike Klis in Denver , who has been skeptical (at best) that the Broncos would fire Joseph at the end of the season. McCown has said he's unsure if he's willing to suit up in 2018 at age 39. NY was 1-3 in those games. Bowles said he did not know if McCown was done for the year or not. Read More »

It's official! Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are married

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The couple will be hosting a reception in New Delhi for their relatives on December 21, which will be followed by a reception for industry friends and cricketers in Mumbai on December 26. They were believed to be flying to Italy via Switzerland - the entourage was reported to include a priest. Pretty much until the date of the wedding, the news reports about the wedding were not confirmed. Read More »

Golf To Scrap Viewer Call-Ins On Rules Infringements

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The USGA and The R&A established the video review working group in April to initiate a collaborative discussion on the role video footage can play when applying the Rules, including the challenges and benefits of its use and also the issues that arise from viewer call-ins. Read More »

Yankees to land Marlins' Stanton - experiences

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According to the New York Post's Joel Sherman , the Miami Marlins will receive Yankees second baseman Starlin Castro and minor leaguers Jorge Guzman and Jose Devers . Stanton led the major leagues in home runs this season with 59, in runs-batted-in (132), extra-base hits (91) and slugging percentage (.631). The interest from the Yankees was a bit of a surprise since owner Hal Steinbrenner publicly declared his team's payroll will remain below the $197 million luxury tax. Read More »

Jack Morris and Alan Trammell finally inducted to Hall of Fame

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Morris was marked on 14 of 16 ballots, while Trammell received 13 votes. Candidates passed over were pitchers Tommy John and Luis Tiant, catcher Ted Simmons, first basemen Steve Garvey and Don Mattingly, outfielders Dale Murphy and Dave Parker and former players union executive Marvin Miller. Read More »

Milan paired with Ludogorets in last 32 of Europa League

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Celtic enter the competition having come third in their Champions League group How can I watch it in Ireland? What TV channel is the Europa League draw on? Eurosport will also have live coverage of the draw. Back to the grim realities, Brendan Rodgers' Celtic face the 2008 UEFA Cup champions in the form of Roberto Mancini's ambitious Zenit, third in Russian Federation last term and third in the standings now. Read More »

Rajput hails BCCI move to host Afghanistan in Test

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India will host Afghanistan for their first-ever Test in 2019-2020, the BCCI announced on Monday in New Delhi . Virat Kohli and Steve Smith. Last heard, India were scheduled to leave for South Africa on December 27. "Afghans were scheduled to play their first Test in 2019 versus Australia but considering the historic relationship between India and Afghanistan, we chose to host their first Test", said Choudhary. Read More »

Manchester United vs City

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OK". A win for Jose Mourinho's side might just open the title race up again, especially after City needed late goals to scrape past Huddersfield, Southampton and West Ham. Ederson has only made 20 saves in 15 Premier League appearances this season for Manchester City - hisrival goalkeeper at Manchester United David de Gea has saved 21 shots in his last four Premier League appearances, including 14 in his last game against Arsenal. Read More »

Morrow nearing deal with Cubs

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Before coming to Los Angeles, morrow pitched for the San Diego Padres for two season, and had a 2.39 ERA while with the Friars with 31 strikeouts. He held the Cubs to just one hit and a walk in four appearances during the National League Championship Series, then became the second player in history to pitch all seven games of a World Series. Read More »

Saints blame rash of injuries on short week

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It was announced on Friday that rookie defensive end Trey Hendrickson would be out for three weeks due to his injury, an ankle. Brees said he is convinced the injuries are linked to scheduling which requires teams to suit up just four days after playing on a Sunday. Read More »

Duckett fined for pouring drink over Anderson on night out

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The BBC reported Duckett, who was travelling as part of the England-A Lions side, was suspended from playing on the tour after dousing England's all-time leading wicket taker and Ashes opening bowler James Anderson at a Perth bar. Earlier, England had arrived in Australia amidst a lot of criticism after star all-rounder Ben Stokes was involved in a brawl outside a Bristol nightclub in September, which is awaiting a verdict from United Kingdom prosecutors. Read More »

Conte throws in towel as Kane sparks Spurs in Premier League

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Conte will be without David Luiz, Charly Musonda and Kenedy for the game; whilst Danny Drinkwater is a doubt after missing the West Ham game through illness. "We conceded a goal and I also think that in the first 20 minutes that we didn't win a tackle and we lost a lot of stupid balls", Conte said of the performance on Saturday. Read More »

TCU's Chris Del Conte taking over as UT athletic director

Del Conte spent five-plus years on the athletic department staff at the University of Arizona, where he joined the staff in December of 1999 and he oversaw all aspects of athletic fund development. In 2009, Del Conte took over at TCU and oversaw the Horned Frogs' transition into the Big 12 Conference three years later. Del Conte was Rice's athletic director at the same time Tom Herman served as the football team's offensive coordinator. Read More »

Victor Cruz wearing Eli Manning jersey at Giants game

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A day that began as a celebration of Eli Manning - Plaxico Burress and Victor Cruz were both on hand wearing his jersey and perhaps in homage the score remained stuck for most of the second half tied at 10 - wound up like so many other Giants games these past three months. Read More »

Josh McCown suffered broken hand against Broncos

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The tone was set early and this time sustained, as quarterback Trevor Siemian guided the Broncos on a 12-play scoring drive on their first possession, and Denver's defense quickly gave them another shot to extend it. Broncos defensive end Adam Gotsis recovered the fumble at the NY 20. Josh McCown left Sunday's game against the New York Jets after taking a hit to the hand, and the injury is likely going to keep the veteran quarterback out for the remainder of the season. Read More »