by | January 08, 2019 | 04:20

That's why the trade that sent DeMar DeRozan to San Antonio hurt him so much. Many months before the fractures that led to Leonard's departure from San Antonio began to surface, Popovich approached Pippen and asked him to speak to Leonard after a Spurs-Bulls game in Pippen's hometown of Chicago.

by | January 08, 2019 | 04:00

Julien said Price's play gives the Canadiens confidence, but he cautioned: "Hopefully, not confidence to the degree that we're going to get sloppy in front of him, which we were at times tonight". "He's shared his experiences with head injuries and what he's done to come back", said Sparks, who is 6-2-1 with a.905 save percentage and a 3.01 GAA.

by | January 08, 2019 | 00:59

It is such an awesome feeling. Sharapova, a five-time Grand Slam champion, cited a left-thigh injury as she pulled out of her match with top seed Aryna Sabalenka while trailing, 6-1, 4-2. Andreescu, who is now outside the top 150 in the WTA rankings, has only qualified for a Grand Slam once and was dumped out in the round one of the 2017 Wimbledon.

by | January 08, 2019 | 00:47

Ahead of the Ravens' matchup with the Chargers, three Baltimore players walked into M&T Bank Stadium wearing clown masks. While some National Football League observers and more than a few fans inside M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday were calling for veteran Joe Flacco to play and Lamar Jackson to be benched, Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh was steadfast, staying with the rookie quarterback.

by | January 08, 2019 | 00:24

Unfortunately, the reverse happened, with Leroy Sané's victor reducing Liverpool's gap at the top of the table to four points in what was an engrossing encounter between two of the titans in English football. It was an end to end game in which both teams had chances and tackles were flying, most notably City skipper Vincent Kompany was lucky to walk away with just a yellow after a rash tackle on Mo Salah.

by | January 07, 2019 | 22:41

At this point in time, the Packers appear to be the most likely team to offer McDaniels their head coaching position. If autonomy was a draw for taking the USC job, it may be a tough sell to suggest the Patriots would be a better landing spot.

by | January 07, 2019 | 22:14

Trabzonspor star Absulkadir Omur admits he would jump at the chance to join Liverpool amid reports the Merseysiders are preparing a £27million offer. According to Sky Sports however, Lallana is set to remain at Liverpool during this month's transfer window, with Jurgen Klopp looking to integrate the 2016 England Player of the Year back into the fold for the second half of the campaign.

by | January 07, 2019 | 21:51

Michael Carter-Williams may have won National Basketball Association rookie-of-the-year honors back in 2014, but his career since then has been tumultuous, to say the least, as he has bounced from team to team. In order for the trade to be finalized, MarShon Brooks will be waived, a source said, because the Bulls now have 15 players. The ugly side of the rebuild again showed up on Monday, as the Bulls remain a dumping ground for bad contracts and failing players.

by | January 07, 2019 | 20:05

Australia will resume on six without loss on Monday, still without a century in the series and 316 runs adrift of India's mammoth first innings effort of 622-7 declared. Grind it out the whole day. "They deserved to be looked after because they are the reason we are sitting here having won in Australia for the first time", said the skipper.

by | January 07, 2019 | 20:07

Arrivabene labelled these as " fake news " in November previous year, but it was hardly a secret in the final months of the campaign that there was significant disharmony within the Italian team. This includes the unclear position on team orders at the German and Italian Grand Prix. Vettel's preference was for the team to continue with good friend Kimi Raikkonen for another season.

by | January 07, 2019 | 19:37

Doink-doink. Bears kicker Cody Parkey missed a 43-yard field goal in the final seconds Sunday night when the ball hit the goalpost, then the crossbar, and bounced out. And while he said this will sting for quite a bit, you gotta think messages like this from Kobe Bryant are only going to help him put this behind him.

by | January 07, 2019 | 19:23

It's been a hard-fought series and they deserve to take home the trophy. "We learned from those mistakes". Shastri put the 4-1 defeat down to the ability of England's lower-order to repeatedly dig their side out of trouble, something Australia were unable to do against India .

by | January 07, 2019 | 19:09

Braxton Key added 12 points in the half and finished with 20 for Virginia , off to its best start since the 2014-15 team won its first 19 games. "He was the X-factor". In the first half, Florida State jumped ahead in the first few minutes, getting an 8-4 lead going into the first time out, which came with 15:45 left to play in the half.

by | January 07, 2019 | 18:42

He moved easily at the baseline and placed his shots to near perfection, taking points with 75% of his first serves at 2-2. In the following game, Indian pair wasn't so benevolent breaking O'Mara's serve to take a 5-3 lead and eventually winning the first set.

by | January 07, 2019 | 18:25

Hause has struggled to gain a foothold in Nuno Espirito Santo's plans at Molineux, and hasn't played a minute of Premier League football this season. Chelsea included a break clause into the loan agreement with Villa in the summer enabling them to recall Abraham this month and they look set to activate that clause this week.

by | January 07, 2019 | 16:57

Antoine Griezmann's stunning free-kick earned Atletico a point at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan. Lucas Vazquez was dismissed for a second yellow card following a foul on Merino before Real were denied a penalty when Vinicius went down in the box after dribbling around goalkeeper Geronomi Rulli.

by | January 07, 2019 | 16:24

According to Fancred Sports' Jon Heyman, a pair of National League East clubs are looking like the frontrunners to acquire Harper in free agency. The organization obviously has a great deal of financial and emotional investment in him. We don't know where Harper will sign right now, but we do have a few ideas, and the rumor mill is constantly flowing. There is a big difference between $160 million and $400 million dollars.

by | January 07, 2019 | 13:21

Leicester dominated at Rodney Parade , with Newport goalkeeper Joe Day in fine form behind the hosts' stoic defence, while Marc Albrighton - who gave away the penalty - also hit the woodwork. Elsewhere, QPR and Millwall edged out Championship rivals Leeds United and Hull City respectively, Watford ended Woking's dreams, Doncaster Rovers won 3-1 at Preston North End and there was a resounding 7-0 win for Manchester City over Rotherham United .

by | January 07, 2019 | 12:45

Rotherham produced some decent football at times, but also played themselves into trouble on too many occasions. "Now he is back he will be fresh in the mind and the legs, and is going to help give us extra in the creativity in the last third, in the fight".

by | January 07, 2019 | 12:42

Unfortunately for McAteer, he aimed the kick at Owen right in front of the referee. Speaking afterwards, McAteer was not one bit happy, saying: "Michael Owen chose to lash out, and I didn't think I wanted to let him get away with it". Fans watching the game took to Twitter to herald "hardman" McAteer. He got it wrong, didn't he? A third tweeted: "Owen should have been red-carded".