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I want to make an impact in the ODI series: Rohit

Sharma says that his side aren't too keen on looking too far ahead and that it was a matter of taking it one game at a time. The South African team management is hopeful that he can be fit for the fourth match, the pink ODI at the Wanderers, for which he is one of the ambassadors. Read More »

Blake Griffin thanks Clippers fans after trade, ready for 'next chapter'

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The Clippers are ninth place in the Western Conference with a record of 25-24. This move to Detroit to play for head coach Stan Van Gundy could ultimately prove as a turning point for Johnson's National Basketball Association future if he's able to earn playing time alongside Griffin and dynamic center Andre Drummond . Read More »

Ben Simmons' All Star hopes given second lease of life

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He had a unique reaction after Drummond was selected as Wall's replacement . Drummond's selection was made by National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver, who chooses replacements from the same conference as the player being replaced. Read More »

UNC guard Jalek Felton suspended by university

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The school issued a news release Tuesday, saying the suspension means he is "not now eligible to participate" in any university activities. Not only can Felton not play in games, beginning with the Tar Heels' tilt against Clemson at 7 p.m. Read More »

Governor orders criminal probe of Texas gymnastics ranch

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Several women who provided statements during that hearing say Nassar assaulted them while they were training at the ranch in Texas. Nassar also pleaded guilty to seven counts of criminal sexual conduct in a MI courtroom for which the judge handed him a separate sentence of 40 to 175 years behind bars. Read More »

Beckham backs Sanchez for Man United success

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Harry Kane , however, has a penchant for the stealing the headlines. The 20-time English champions will face a hard trip to the English capital mid-week despite Tottenham's surprise 1-1 draw with League Two side Newport County in the FA Cup fourth round. Read More »

Withdraw FIR or J&K govt will be toppled: Swamy to Mehbooba Mufti

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According to the police, on Saturday, the crowd hurled stones on a security force convoy passing through Ganovpora village in Shopian district following which the Army men fired a few rounds. "I haven't understood that till date". The cycle of killing must end. Significantly, BJP is ruling the state in alliance with the PDP led by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. Read More »

Rams promote two coaches to replace OC Matt LaFleur

Pees, 68, spent eight seasons in Baltimore. LaFleur was the offensive coordinator for the Los Angeles Rams in 2017. "I'm excited for Matt LaFleur and his family as he transitions to the Titans as offensive coordinator", McVay said. "He is going to develop an offense that puts our players in position to have success". He also helped bring out the best in Matt Ryan during his MVP season and contributed to the marked turnaround of Jared Goff during his second season in Los Angeles. Read More »

Bernard Tomic unlikely to play for Australia again, says Lleyton Hewitt

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Tomic's immediate tournament schedule is unclear, having headed to the jungle for filming of the Ten Network show after failing to qualify for the Australian Open. Tomic, who has dropped to a world ranking of No.168, expressed a desire to return to Davis Cup action once he sorts out his "problems" with Tennis Australia. Read More »

U.S. says NAFTA talks are progressing very slowly

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Now it's up to Robert Lighthizer, the president's trade chief, to signal whether the US truly likes what it has seen, as Trump's threats to kill the pact continue to loom large. Canada has not made any proposals in the area of dairy products, where the US wants Canada's limit on imports of milk, cheese and poultry ended within 10 years. Read More »

The Indians and Major League Baseball will still profit off Chief Wahoo

On Monday evening, Cleveland mayor Frank Jackson issued the following statement: "The decision by the Cleveland Indians to retire Chief Wahoo from team uniforms is wonderful news for the city". The caricature of a Native American, which is beloved by Cleveland fans far and wide, has been under attack for years by Native American groups for being racist. Read More »

Wizards' Wall out up to two months

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This year's All-Star Game would have been Wall's fourth appearance, and third time playing in the game as a reserve. Hopefully it's nothing too serious for Wall , who missed Saturday's game with knee soreness. The team is next in action on Tuesday night when they host the red-hot Oklahoma City Thunder, winners of eight in a row. This marks the second All-Star injury after DeMarcus Cousins' season-ending ruptured Achilles injury last week. Read More »

Rob Gronkowski doesn't have podium for Super Bowl LII Opening Night

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Although Gronkowski is expected to miss Super Bowl Opening Night , Patriots fans are much more concerned about his appearance on the field Sunday night. But the return to practice before the team leaves for Minneapolis is obviously a good sign - if you were a betting man (or woman), the smart money would be on Gronk being cleared by the time the Patriots play in Super Bowl LII. Read More »

USC stadium to be renamed United Airlines Memorial Coliseum

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USC operates the stadium under a 98-year lease with the city, county and state. The renovations will bring modern amenities to the nearly 100-year old venue. The Rams have played at the Coliseum in the two seasons since they returned to Los Angeles, and they will play there the next two seasons as well before their new home in Inglewood opens in 2020. Read More »

Chelsea get significant windfall from Musonda's loan to Celtic

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Scottish champions Celtic said the player and Chelsea both believe Musonda's his football development will be best served at Celtic Park under the guidance of manager Brendan Rodgers . Musonda could make his debut on Tuesday night against Hearts. "I was well aware that 67 is a special number here and this is why I took this number and now it's up to me to carry on the legend on the pitch and to enjoy it - hopefully I give the fans what they are looking for", Musonda said. Read More »

Saints' Brees hits Vikings' Thielen for Pro Bowl TD

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It was a brilliant interview, especially when Baylen broke up the fight with a shoulder-jab. Brees' kids had initially been serving as ball boys for the game. Brees looked more focused on their roughhousing antics than the AFC's defensive scheme. You know how bad the National Football League pro bowl is? If you missed the Pro Bowl (how dare you!), here's a quick rundown on how your Vikings did in the 24-23 AFC win. Read More »

Arsenal inherited 'great talent' in Henrikh Mkhitaryan, says Juan Mata

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The winger is not in PSG boss Unai Emery's plans, with the manager telling the attacker to find a new club due to lack of available playing time. "We all know we must tell the whereabouts of our players where they are 24 hours per day [clubs have to tell testers if players miss training and the players must give their location for one hour every day]". Read More »

Bucks' Parker cleared for return

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Parker announced Monday that he will play Friday in a home game against the New York Knicks . "He's going to help us defensively and offensively", said Antetokounmpo after finishing with 31 points and 18 rebounds in Milwaukee's 107-95 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday (Tuesday AEDT). Read More »

North Korea blames biased media coverage for cancellation of joint Olympics event

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Similarly, the United States has found itself in a position where a pre-emptive strike against North Korea would lead to comparable nuclear retaliation, former USA officials say. North Korea reportedly also will host a group of South Korean skiers for a joint training session at its Masikryong Ski Resort on January 31. The event had been set up as part of breakthrough cooperation efforts in line with the Winter Olympics, which will start in South Korea on February 9. Read More »

Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza 'Was Just Ready to Win' vs. Derek Brunson

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This past Saturday night at UFC on FOX 27 , Souza erased those doubts, stopping Derek Brunson for the second time inside of the first round. In the end, Jacare Souza still had the upper hand on his opponent, catching Brunson with the same counter rights he was landing in their first fight over five years ago. Read More »

Jaromir Jagr Returns to the Czech Republic to Continue His Career

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After going unsigned as a free agent over the summer he signed a one-year, $1 million contract with the Flames just before the start of the regular season. The Islanders plan to play 12 games at the Coliseum in Nassau County next season, and 48 more games over the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 seasons. Jagr was born in Kladno, central Bohemia, on February 15, 1972. Read More »