• Bulls engaging in trade talks centered on Parker
Bulls engaging in trade talks centered on Parker

And now he could exit Chicago by Christmas. "It is a surprise because I did everything I could in the time I was given", Parker said, via Johnson, after Thursday's 97-91 loss to the Magic in Mexico City. So which teams should be in the Jabari Parker game? The team has gotten healthier in the frontcourt with second-year forward Lauri Markka...

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  • Stats point against Manchester United pulling off victory at Liverpool
Stats point against Manchester United pulling off victory at Liverpool

While the winter transfer window offers the teams a chance to get reinforcements and bolster their ranks, it also affords them the opportunity to offload some deadwood and free up their wage bills. Martial is one of a host of United players that was rated doubtful going into the game, but the Frenchman will hope to feature at Anfield. I just focus ...

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  • De Bruyne's injury could be 'blessing in disguise'
De Bruyne's injury could be 'blessing in disguise'

Pep said on Friday about KDB: "We believe everything needs a process". No pain, so we will see [if he plays tomorrow]. Step in Marco Silva, the former Watford boss who has already introduced new players, like the £35 million Brazilian Richarlison , who also joined from Watford.

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  • Raptors stomp the Warriors without Kawhi Leonard | NBA Highlights
Raptors stomp the Warriors without Kawhi Leonard | NBA Highlights

And 13 of the Warriors' 19 turnovers came from Durant (five), Curry (four) and Draymond Green (four). Obviously, we're better when I'm out there. If the Warriors aren't playing with pace, aren't getting much from Curry, aren't finding a rhythm, and aren't managing their switches, who are they? But if anything it was the Warriors that look...

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  • Chargers stun Chiefs with late touchdown, two-point conversion
Chargers stun Chiefs with late touchdown, two-point conversion

Kansas City Chiefs fans during the second half against the Los Angeles Chargers at Arrowhead Stadium . But all that was wiped away in just more than three minutes Thursday night, when Philip Rivers engineered a dramatic fourth-quarterback comeback for the Los Angeles Chargers .

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  • India blow as Ashwin, Sharma ruled out of second Test
India blow as Ashwin, Sharma ruled out of second Test

Here is the Indian squad for the Perth Test. Ashwin , a key figure in India's 31-run win in Adelaide, has a left-abdominal strain while batsman Rohit Sharma has hurt his back. "But we have an equal chance". They were the notable absences in India's initial 13-man squad . The trio - Mitch Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins have thei...

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  • Arsenal Confirmed lineup vs Qarabag: several changes; Koscielny, Ozil start
Arsenal Confirmed lineup vs Qarabag: several changes; Koscielny, Ozil start

The centre-back position is particularly demanding, with renewed focus on playing out from the back, but Koscielny settled in seamlessly and formed an instant connection with Sokratis, marshalling those around him as though he had never left the back-line.

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  • UFC featherweight GOAT debate intensifies following Max Holloway's dominant UFC 231 win
UFC featherweight GOAT debate intensifies following Max Holloway's dominant UFC 231 win

Holloway improved to 20-3-0, adding to his impressive credentials, while Ortega slipped to 14-1-0 with one no contest. After the fight, Holloway explained that he has his eyes on the number 1 ranking in the pound-for-pound list, and to achieve that he may have to make the step up to lightweight.

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  • Ronaldo wants Messi to resume their rivalry in Italy
Ronaldo wants Messi to resume their rivalry in Italy

FW Marco Asensio , 6 - Looked really good when Madrid were on top with three chances to open the scoring, coming closest when clipping the crossbar with a curler from a tight angle. The evening was to end in disappointment for CSKA also, however, with Plzen's 2-1 home win over Roma meaning that the Russian side finished fourth in the group d...

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  • Liverpool must take chance to put things right - Klopp
Liverpool must take chance to put things right - Klopp

Tottenham lost 4-2 against Barcelona in the home leg at Wembley, but may have an advantage in the fact Barca have already qualified as group winners and may take a leisurely approach as they wind down for the mid-season break. "We want to everyone in the world that we belong in the Champions League ". Milner has impressed the most in central mi...

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  • Bulls players reach out to Players Association regarding Jim Boylen
Bulls players reach out to Players Association regarding Jim Boylen

In all, another solid victory for the Boston Celtics . "We had guys out too, but we had enough guys where we should've won the game... we had a bunch of turnovers, missed a lot of easy shots around the rim". 50-38: New Orleans lead in points in the paint. Semi Ojeleye (11 points, six rebounds) and Brad Wanamaker (four points, four assists) also ...

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  • River Plate fight back to win Copa Libertadores in Madrid
River Plate fight back to win Copa Libertadores in Madrid

It was a lovely goal and you have to celebrate it'. "I want to congratulate the Boca players for how they played , even when we were one or two less in the final, they pushed, fought and fought", Schelotto added. But this provided the opportunity for the European-based players of other clubs to turn out in force. Luis Cesar Menotti, Argentina's...

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  • Emery hails 'hungry' Torreira as Arsenal grind down Huddersfield
Emery hails 'hungry' Torreira as Arsenal grind down Huddersfield

The game was frustrating one for the Gunners as Huddersfield tried it's best to the home team. Koscielny's return to fitness will come as a timely boost for Arsenal boss Emery, who is facing something of a defensive crisis ahead of his side's trip to Southampton in the Premier League .

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  • Manchester City's Pep Guardiola won't blame Chelsea loss to injuries
Manchester City's Pep Guardiola won't blame Chelsea loss to injuries

City have coped without the pair well and are looking for an eighth successive win in the Premier League . Everyone wants to beat us. Kante and his teammates came through a gruelling test to take all three points against Pep Guardiola's City team and the French World Cup victor spoke about this after the game.

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  • Salah cedes MOTM award to teammate for his 500th appearance
Salah cedes MOTM award to teammate for his 500th appearance

Salah completed his hat trick by keeping cool in front of goal after a mazy dribble to complete the rout in the 77th. A momentous start for James Milner as the Liverpool star records his 500th Premier League appearance, with the Reds set to face Bournemouth.

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  • Mike Malone calls loss to Hawks Denver’s worst game of the year
Mike Malone calls loss to Hawks Denver’s worst game of the year

The four-time All-Star was shooting 49.6% from the field, 40.7% from three and 71.1% from the free-throw line. But a spirited Nuggets' run made things interesting down the stretch. We'll see if the Hornets can carry over that momentum from the win over Denver and come away with a win against a team that they should probably beat.

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  • EA Sports Removes Kareem Hunt From Madden NFL 19
EA Sports Removes Kareem Hunt From Madden NFL 19

The report did not go through the official public records request process, police said on their website. In addition to his release by the Chiefs, Hunt was removed off the Madden 19 video game roster. "Earlier this year, we were made aware of an incident involving running back Kareem Hunt ". The alleged victim claimed to have been attacked by ...

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  • Redsox Re-sign Playoff Hero Eovaldi 4-year, $67.5 million
Redsox Re-sign Playoff Hero Eovaldi 4-year, $67.5 million

The team is reportedly cornering the market for free-agent right-hander Nathan Eovaldi . Also, of course, the uncertainty of a pitcher operating after two Tommy John surgeries, and also one who'd put himself at risk for the good of the ballclub.

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  • Cavs Receive Matthew Dellavedova From Bucks in Multi-Player Trade
Cavs Receive Matthew Dellavedova From Bucks in Multi-Player Trade

This move ensures rookie point guard Collin Sexton will get plenty of minutes and time to develop this season. Milwaukee gets two benefits from the trade: 2019-20 savings and a talent upgrade. Dellavedova spent the first three seasons of his National Basketball Association career in Cleveland, posting averages of 5.7 points, 3.4 assists and 1.9...

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  • 1st-year starting QB will win Heisman
1st-year starting QB will win Heisman

Tagovailoa also won the Walter Camp Award, another award that goes to the best player in the country. Senior wide receiver Tim Brown was the last Notre Dame player to win in 1987. As a result, Murray is the fifth Sooner to take home the award, joining Sam Bradford (2008), White (2003, '04) and running back Billy Sims (1978). No other school has h...

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  • Neil Warnock praises referee Jonathan Moss after Cardiff's victory over Southampton
Neil Warnock praises referee Jonathan Moss after Cardiff's victory over Southampton

He said: "At 3-0 maybe we drop a little bit in our concentration I think we start to think the game was over and always it is so risky when there is so much time to play". I don't think any other ref would have played that advantage for us for the goal. Hasenhuttl's lack of Premier League experience is an obvious concern but you don't finish runn...

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  • Much-changed Liverpool bounce back to ease past resolute Burnley
Much-changed Liverpool bounce back to ease past resolute Burnley

Jack Cork's scrambled opener gave the Clarets the lead at a wet Turf Moor on Wednesday but 15 minutes later Liverpool were in front thanks to James Milner and substitute striker Roberto Firmino . You've got to win the ball, you've got to challenge against these boys. He read Alexander-Arnold's set-piece perfectly to set up Firmino for a simpl...

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  • Jon Rahm runs away with win at Hero World Challenge
Jon Rahm runs away with win at Hero World Challenge

Rahm , who has played a heavy late-year schedule since helping Europe to victory at the Ryder Cup in September, said his game had been dialed in. Rahm's victory is unofficial on the PGA Tour , though the tournament awarded world ranking points.

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  • Ohio State adopts the Oklahoma model to replace Urban Meyer
Ohio State adopts the Oklahoma model to replace Urban Meyer

He has a cyst in his brain that causes severe headaches. Day reportedly turned down a head-coaching offer from Mississippi State and the Tennessee Titans' offensive coordinator role to stay at Ohio State after last season and is now getting the opportunity to lead the Buckeyes as the head man.

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  • Klopp charged for derby celebrations
Klopp charged for derby celebrations

Klopp had no complaints over the punishment. The memorable victory kept the Reds in touching distance with Manchester City at the top of the table, although they are five points behind the champions going into Wednesday's contest. Again, all my respect for Everton, really good. "Now I saw and for me it's not a matter". We knew how strong the...

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  • Bears Favored Over Giants With Chase Daniel Expected to Start
Bears Favored Over Giants With Chase Daniel Expected to Start

He wouldn't commit Trubisky's return this week after two missed games. Beckham said primary target Bennie Fowler was double covered and he was about to run until he saw Shepard. Hicks scored in the second. His backup, Tae Davis, left the game in the first half with an ankle injury. He had five tackles. The record was 56 by Ali Haji-Sheikh, who co...

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  • NHL approves Seattle expansion for 2021-22 season
NHL approves Seattle expansion for 2021-22 season

The NHL is coming to Seattle. The NHL Seattle group will pay the NHL a $650 million expansion fee. While Seattle basks in the news, it's not clear the National Hockey League will be satisfied at 32 teams even with the new team providing balance between the Eastern and Western conferences and a natural, cross-border rival for the Vancouver Can...

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  • Ohio State coach Urban Meyer to retire after Rose Bowl
Ohio State coach Urban Meyer to retire after Rose Bowl

Meyer guided Ohio State to the national championship in 2014 after doing so at Florida in 2006 and 2008. With the Class of 2019 early signing period two weeks away, Meyer's announcement and Day's immediate promotion were calculated. Three months after completing its investigation, Ohio State has not yet shared the bulk of the public records ge...

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  • Aguero injury blow for City ahead of festive pileup
Aguero injury blow for City ahead of festive pileup

But City went ahead with five minutes of the half remaining as Mahrez, whose cross should have been turned home by David Silva 30 seconds previous, delivered a beauty for Sane to improvise and chest past the onrushing Foster from six yards.

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  • Ex-KC RB Hunt admits to lying about hotel assault
Ex-KC RB Hunt admits to lying about hotel assault

During a live interview with ESPN on Sunday, the NFL's reigning rushing champion also said that league officials never spoke to him about the incident while conducting their own investigation. "Everything is really happening fast right now, and I just want everybody to forgive me". Police said they did not see the video until it was made public...

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  • Luka Modric wins 2018 Ballon d'Or
Luka Modric wins 2018 Ballon d'Or

Luka Modric said he wants to retire at Real Madrid after beating Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to the Ballon d'Or . The Ballon d'or, voted for by journalists and organised by French magazine France Football , has been dominated by Barcelona's Messi and Ronaldo, first when he was at Manchester United and subsequently with Real M...

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  • Jose Mourinho salutes ‘amazing’ Man United star after Southampton draw
Jose Mourinho salutes ‘amazing’ Man United star after Southampton draw

Early goals from Stuart Armstrong and Cedric Soares gave the Saints a two goal cushion, forcing United to attack. "And you kill the mentality of the good honest people around you", the 55-year-old is believed to have told the former Juventus player.

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  • Ohio State edged out of College Football Playoff
Ohio State edged out of College Football Playoff

Sooner Nation may be sweating it out Sunday morning. As players tuned into the selection show, they saw Oklahoma's name appear on the bracket in the No. The Bulldogs dropped from No. 4 to No. 5 after squandering a 14-point lead to top-ranked Alabama in the SEC Championship. The Crimson Tide is the only team to advance to all five College Footba...

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  • MLB Rumors: Mets Nearing Trade For Mariners’ Edwin Diaz, Robinson Cano?
MLB Rumors: Mets Nearing Trade For Mariners’ Edwin Diaz, Robinson Cano?

Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports that there has been "significant momentum" toward a Cano trade with the Mets and Mariners . Perhaps more important than adding Cano, a player that starred in NY for nine years as a member of the Yankees, would be the acquisition of Diaz, who is coming off a monster season.

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  • England women fly into Sevens quarter finals
England women fly into Sevens quarter finals

A converted try to Ngarohi McGarvey Black finished the scoring, as the New Zealand men followed their women's team from a day before in becoming champions. Britt Benn and Kaili Lukan then scored their second tries of the day in a 21-14 win over France that gave the Canadians first place in Pool C. Australia also went through the mill in their s...

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