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Cavaliers Suspend JR Smith For Thursday's Game Against 76ers

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Now we know exactly what Smith did to warrant the suspension. Chicken noodle or tomato? Smith is averaging 8.3 points a game in about 30 minutes a night and is a threat from three opponents must respect. Cavs coach Tyronn Lue did not provide any specifics about Smith's one-game ba on Thursday. Smith will be back in the starting lineup March 3 when the Cavs host Denver, Lue said . Read More »

Everton manager Allardyce dismisses exit claims

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He insisted it needed fixing but highlighted that in 2017, Everton only emerged the victors in two of their away games and in the last two years, it's only been a total of seven. Style of play has never really been an issue apart from the legacy which was laid against my name. "If you win football matches you keep your job and can plan the future of the club". Read More »

Door open for Sweden World Cup return, says Ibrahimovic

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The Scandinavians kick off their World Cup campaign against South Korea in Nizhny Novgorod on June 18, before further Group F games against holders Germany and Mexico. "I think that a fresh and motivated Zlatan will add something at all levels", Sjostrand told the Aftonbladet newspaper. Paul Pogba has backed Zlatan Ibrahimovic to make an impact for Manchester United towards the latter stages of the season. Read More »

State Department Welcomes Gold Medal-Winning US Olympic Women's Ice Hockey Team

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Salmela's unabashed excitement gets me even more than Al Michaels's "Do you believe in miracles?" They won 13 gold, 14 silver and 11 bronze. Then in the individual event they added a second bronze after a dazzling free dance. Coming in to the Olympics, John Shuster's rink was not supposed to make it to the playoffs for men's curling. No Penguins roster member posted any points in this game, but Dominik Hasek played some serious lights-out hockey in the return match versus Russian ... Read More »

Stephen Curry: Leaves game with ankle injury

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The 29-year-old National Basketball Association megastar made a big one Thursday, destroying a glass table in his hotel room while practising his swing. The Warriors are now in second place in the Western Conference, just a half game behind the Rockets. After a week on the road, the Dubs will have three days off before returning to action on Tuesday to host the Nets. Read More »

Carvalhal: Swans have FA Cup dreams

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The Swans reached the quarter-finals of the FA Cup for the first time in 54 years on Tuesday with a 2-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday . We could not score and Swansea made the second goal and it was very hard to come back into the game. Read More »

High winds cause delays at Las Vegas airport

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There were traffic delays and diversions from Cary to north Raleigh to Chapel Hill, where communities saw trees downed on streets and power lines. A high wind warning remains in effect for all of Southern Maryland until 6 a.m. Additionally, tidal flooding is possible, specifically during high tide cycles, throughout the weekend. Avoid traveling early in the morning during the height of the storm. Read More »

Russell Wilson Makes Plate Appearance For Yankees

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Russell Wilson struck out in his first spring training at-bat with the New York Yankees . He went down whiffing Friday at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. "Aside from that, [the] curveball is still giving him a problem like it always did back in the day, so we'll see what happens". The Colorado Rockies originally chose Wilson in the fourth round in the 2010 Major League Baseball amateur draft. Read More »

OKC expected to land Corey Brewer once he clears waivers

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Having reached a buyout agreement with the Los Angeles Lakers before March 1, Corey Brewer will still be eligible to play for whichever team signs him once he clears waivers. Cleveland, Portland and Milwaukee were among other teams interested in Brewer, per Yahoo Sports . The Thunder - who, like most top teams, did not make a move before the February 8 trade deadline - have prioritized fit over all else when looking into bought-out players over the past three weeks. Read More »

Teams want QB Jackson at WR in combine

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If the throwing motion still isn't completely in sync then it makes sense for Darnold to hold off a couple more weeks until his pro day. As we continue to watch free agent tape and college tape, we'll bring them in, watch players together. Keep in mind he's 233 pounds. The 49ers will use their evaluation to refine their big board of prospects that will eventually form the rookie class of 2018. Read More »

Dolphins acquire DE Robert Quinn from Rams

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Quinn will be 28-years-old next year and has struggled to stay healthy over the last few seasons, but he did play in 15 games in 2017. Now that the Dolphins have acquired Quinn, the future of Cameron Wake or/and Andre Branch have to be in question. Read More »

Croatia charges Real Madrid's Modric with false testimony

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Prosecutors in Croatia claim Modric gave false statements in June 2017 in relation to his 2008 transfer from Dinamo to Tottenham Hotspur. Croatia midfielder Modric told the court he had a deal with former Dinamo director Zdravko Mamic to pay the club half of his £16.5million deal. Read More »

Aly Raisman Sues Olympics Committee And USA Gymnastics Over Nassar

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During the sentencing hearings, gymnasts described their ordeal while being treated by Nassar, who was known as the go-to doctor for Olympic gymnasts. I refuse to wait any longer for these organizations to do the right thing. Nassar has been imprisoned for the equivalent of several life sentences, and resignations followed at the USOC and USA Gymnastics, but Raisman isn't satisfied with either organization's response, naming both in the lawsuit that she hopes will uncover more details ... Read More »

CEO of US Olympic Committee, Scott Blackmun, resigns

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CEO Scott Blackmun has stepped down from his post, citing ongoing health issues. The USOC is now investigating Blackmum and says, with his departure it is immediately addressing the urgent initiatives ahead. "The USOC has made significant progress to strengthen protections for athletes, but our collective efforts to improve athlete safety must never cease", she said in a statement . Read More »

REI halts future orders from gun conglomerate

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Our brand falls within the Outdoor Products segment of our company, which operates separately from Vista Outdoor's Shooting Sports segment. Vista also owns Savage Arms, which manufactures guns including "modern sporting rifles". What's your response to a move like this from MEC? Proud to be a @ mec member. When MEC changed its brand name to initials from Mountain Equipment Co-op, some people were upset. Read More »

Shurmur: 'Eli Manning has got years left as starting quarterback'

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They key, as Shurmur put it, will be "maximizing what [Manning] does well". "I think we've got to keep an open mind on this, and we certainly want to make our team better", Gettleman said. If he's a great player I don't care how stacked we are at that position, we're taking him. "It's all about accumulating talent". All flavors. This is like Howard Johnson's back in the day. Read More »

Oosthuizen opens with 64 to lead WGC-Mexico

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India's Shubhankar Sharma, a two-time victor on the European Tour this season who is out to improve from his current 75th in the world to a top 50 spot that would see him into the Masters, was five-under through 16 when play was halted by lightning, with world number two Jon Rahm alone in the clubhouse on four-under 67. Read More »