• Larry Nance Jr. to wear father's No. 22 for Cavaliers
Larry Nance Jr. to wear father's No. 22 for Cavaliers

The younger Nance, who was acquired by the Cavaliers in the Isaiah Thomas trade , will get to wear the same number that his father wore with the Cavs. 22 Phoenix jersey and recreated the same dunk that won the contest in 1984. In the Cavs' victory at Oklahoma City in their last game before the All-Star break, he put his hindquarters into the body ...

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  • NCAA Rules Arizona's Allonzo Trier Ineligible; University Says It Will Appeal Decision
NCAA Rules Arizona's Allonzo Trier Ineligible; University Says It Will Appeal Decision

The Wildcats started Dylan Smith in place of Trier and used freshman Alex Barcello as a backup point guard, a role Trier had also been playing before he was suspended Thursday for another positive PED test. He reportedly took a drug given to him by a relative after he was involved in a vehicle accident between his freshman and sophomore seasons, un...

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  • Red Bull launch 2018 auto, including halo protection device
Red Bull launch 2018 auto, including halo protection device

Following the Mercedes versus Ferrari duel for last year's title, Red Bull tweaked their procedures so that they have a potentially winning vehicle from the first race for 2018. "Those are encouraging early signs". Installing the halo has been a challenge, mostly in building a chassis strong enough to accommodate it and pass a brutal homologa...

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  • USA Wins First Ever Olympic Medal in Women's Cross Country -- Gold!
USA Wins First Ever Olympic Medal in Women's Cross Country -- Gold!

In the last event of her last Olympics - she has been to five - Kikkan Randall finally did what no American woman had ever done: win a medal in cross-country skiing. "It's what I've been working on for 20 years and with this team for the last five years and, wow, it's just so fun to put it together tonight - finally".

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  • Hearing yet to be set in Russian medallist doping case: CAS
Hearing yet to be set in Russian medallist doping case: CAS

Russia's Sport Minister Pavel Kolobkov told the RBC business portal that the result a "malfunction" and said it was "important to understand whose fault it was". Russian authorities have begun what they describe as "a comprehensive investigation" of the circumstances behind the positive test, which includes a criminal investigation.

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  • Jared Kushner's Security Clearance Issues Roiling White House
Jared Kushner's Security Clearance Issues Roiling White House

Kelly distributed a five-page memo Friday announcing that the White House will no longer allow some employees with interim security clearances to access to top secret information if their background investigation has been pending since before last June - a category Kushner falls into.

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  • Penn State hangs close, loses to No. 6 Purdue
Penn State hangs close, loses to No. 6 Purdue

The release classified Edwards' status as "questionable" for next week's final regular-season games against IL and Minnesota. It was another uncharacteristic game for the Boilermakers. Defensively, Penn State basketball yields 66.0 points per game against the opposing teams. Purdue's Isaac Haas had a jumper and junior forward Satchel Pier...

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  • US men's hockey team advances to quarters
US men's hockey team advances to quarters

We came in with the intention of being confident, not just being anxious about going home . We have to attack, we have to get in on the forecheck, we have to use our offensive players that we do have, the skillset that we do have". The Czechs were flawless during the preliminary round, including beating Canada 3-2 in a shootout, which was Canada's...

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  • Mueller Charges Lawyer With Lying During Investigation
Mueller Charges Lawyer With Lying During Investigation

Manafort was sacked in August 2016, after reports circulated suggesting possible improper payments he received from a Kremlin-backed political party aligned with Manafort's former client and Ukranian president Viktor Yanukovych. He is also the son-in-law of German Khan, a Ukrainian-Russian billionaire businessman. The lawyer told investigators he...

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  • Winter Olympics: Golden comeback for Canadian skaters Moir and Virtue
Winter Olympics: Golden comeback for Canadian skaters Moir and Virtue

Virtue and Moir were unbelievable in the Olympic free dance. "I've shaved ten years off my life with the anxiety of competing against these guys". "It was just about skating together and skating in our hearts and enjoying the moment for us and skating for the two of us", Virtue said at the time.

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  • JD Martinez, Boston Red Sox agree to $110 million, 5-year deal
JD Martinez, Boston Red Sox agree to $110 million, 5-year deal

As a result, he signed a front-loaded five-year deal totaling $110 million. Martinez agreed to a five-year contract and can opt out of the deal after two seasons. That leaves only designated hitter, a position now occupied by Hanley Ramirez and his $22 million contract. He came into Spring Training in great shape after using the TB12 diet in the ...

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  • Doug Martin released by Buccaneers
Doug Martin released by Buccaneers

General manager Jason Licht appeared to foreshadow the move earlier in mid-January, saying Martin "just wasn't ever the same" following his suspension. Charles Sims and Jacquizz Rodgers have turned up in some moments as good complements to Martin, but only Rodgers is under contract in 2018. He rushed for more than 1,400 yards.

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  • Czechs win 3-2 in shootout over Team Canada at Pyeongchang Olympics
Czechs win 3-2 in shootout over Team Canada at Pyeongchang Olympics

Although Canada won the shots battle by a 33-21 margin, Czech goaltender Pavel Francouz made 31 saves and allowed just one goal in the shootout. BC-OLY-HKO-Canada-Czech Republic, 147 Olympic streak over as Canada loses to Czechs in shootoutAP Photo OLYMH146, OLYMH145, OLYMH144, OLYMH147, OLYMH148, OLYMH149, OLYMH151, OLYMH143, OLYMH142, OLYMH141,...

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  • Medal eludes Shiffrin in slalom
Medal eludes Shiffrin in slalom

In addition to the Sochi title, Shiffrin has won the past three world titles in slalom, dating back to 2013 when she was all of 17 years old. Shiffrin finished in 1:39.03. "She's behind me, I can't believe it". The 28-year-old finished in 7th place while Team USA's Vincent Zhou finished in 12th place. She has a string of top-seven slalom finish...

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  • Daniel Sturridge faces two weeks out at West Brom - Pardew
Daniel Sturridge faces two weeks out at West Brom - Pardew

Alvaro Morata was a shock inclusion on the Chelsea bench after nearly a month out with a back injury and the Spain worldwide turned in a lively half-hour cameo after replacing Giroud, who hobbled out of the action with a bandaged head - the price of a bruising tussle with West Brom's centre-backs.

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  • AJ McCarron Wins Grievance Case Vs. Bengals, Will Become Free Agent
AJ McCarron Wins Grievance Case Vs. Bengals, Will Become Free Agent

McCarron resembles more of a Mike Glennon than he does a Kirk Cousins , but nonetheless, he'll get paid this offseason, especially when the Browns almost gave up a second-round pick for him past year. McCarron was drafted in the fifth-round (164th overall) of the 2014 draft by the Bengals. McCarron will also be eligible for back pay for the time...

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  • Lawes, Morris sweep to gold
Lawes, Morris sweep to gold

It's an unbelievable feeling winning the gold medal", said Morris. Morris and Lawes now have two Olympic gold medals under their belts. The pair put an emphatic claim on the gold medal Tuesday night with a 10-3 win over Jenny Perret and Martin Rios of Switzerland .

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  • Gay Olympic medalists pose for picture and send message
Gay Olympic medalists pose for picture and send message

Matthew Mitcham was the first out athlete to take home a gold in the Summer Olympics when he won the 10-meter dive competition in Beijing in 2008. An Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation squad of Alina Zagitova, Ekaterina Bobrova, Mikhail Kolyada, Vladimir Morozov, Evgenia Medvedeva, Natalya Zabiyako, Aleksandr Enbert, Evgenia Tarasova and Dm...

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  • Expert picks for the Genesis Open
Expert picks for the Genesis Open

He won't commit to playing in next week's Honda Classic in Florida until he sees how his body responds to his second tournament of the year. "It's one of my favorite courses that we play all year". Matt Kuchar: Hasn't finished better than T8 here in his last 10 appearances, and despite a T62 at Pebble Beach, he still comes in to this event with ...

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  • PSG show off ahead of tie against Real Madrid
PSG show off ahead of tie against Real Madrid

Paris Saint-Germain will arrive for their Champions League clash with Real Madrid in some style as the Ligue 1 giants showed off the customised aeroplane they will be flying in on their journey to the Spanish capital. "I wouldn't like to see Neymar in the white shirt", Rajoy said. He bagged a flawless hat-trick for Real in his last outing ...

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  • Juventus, Tottenham play out classic full of excitement and errors
Juventus, Tottenham play out classic full of excitement and errors

Juventus are on an 11-match winning streak and crucially their latest victory, a 2-0 win away to Fiorentina , was on Friday, allowing them 24 hours more rest than tonight's opponents. The player always thinks he is fit, but it is our responsibility to take the best decision. "We knew that it was going to be a hard match". But the 30-year-ol...

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  • Slovenia beats United States in men's hockey on first day
Slovenia beats United States in men's hockey on first day

A 2-0 lead, on goals by Brian O'Neill and Jordan Greenway, didn't really seem to do Team USA's performance total justice as Slovenia didn't get a lot going in their offensive zone. There are five different games set to be played Wednesday, led by the USA-Canada women's hockey matchup. The United States could be poised to finally end Canada's ru...

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  • I'd rather we beat relegation rivals than United, says Benitez
I'd rather we beat relegation rivals than United, says Benitez

Jose Mourinho's St James' Park curse continued as Manchester United fell to Newcastle on Sunday, extending his winless run at the venue to seven Premier League matches. "They fought for their points and when they went in front, they gave their lives to keep a clean sheet". Ritchie's goal came from a free-kick awarded for a needless dive b...

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  • Watch the United States capture its first ever Olympic medal in men's luge
Watch the United States capture its first ever Olympic medal in men's luge

Chris Mazdzer's luge career was on a slippery slope only weeks before he put together a brilliant run to deliver the United States a long-awaited individual Olympic medal in the men's event on Sunday. It lifted Mazdzer to second in the standings, while wiping the smile off Loch's face as he stood in the leaders' booth. Germany's Felix Loch faltere...

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  • Former Quarterback Frank Reich Headed to Indianapolis
Former Quarterback Frank Reich Headed to Indianapolis

The Colts had agreed to a deal with Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels before he backed out of his deal last minute and returned to New England. Like a lot of professional coaches, Reich started on the other side of the field, on the field. The offensive guru was an assistant in Indianapolis from 2008-11.

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  • SAM the super computer predicts this weekend's Premier League results
SAM the super computer predicts this weekend's Premier League results

Now, last season's player of the year, Eden Hazard has offered a suggestion as to why last season's champions have struggled this season. The Blues remain inside the Premier League's four, through to the fifth round of the FA Cup and the last 16 of the Champions League , giving them plenty to play for.

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  • Norwegian team scrambles egg order
Norwegian team scrambles egg order

Chefs for the athletic delegation from the Arctic Circle nation had a mathematical snafu when placing an order for the next few weeks while in South Korea for the Winter Games . "The eggs was more like a misunderstanding than something that we needed, so it was an extra zero on the order", chef de mission Tore Ovrebo said, the Post reported .

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  • Sexual assault lawsuit filed against ex-UA basketball player, coach Josh Pastner
Sexual assault lawsuit filed against ex-UA basketball player, coach Josh Pastner

Bell and his girlfriend, Jennifer Pendley , have offered theirs, accusing Pastner of sexual assault. On Dec. 20, Pendley sent notice of the alleged sexual assault and battery to Pastner and his attorneys, according to the counterclaim. Tompsett calls Bell's and Pendley's allegations "malicious lies" and seeks to shed light on aspects of the couple...

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  • USA drops the coin on flag bearer at Winter Olympics
USA drops the coin on flag bearer at Winter Olympics

I am an American and when I won the 1000m in 2010 I became the first American to 2-peat in that event. No problem. I can wait until 2022. Hamlin, who won bronze in Sochi, will be leading a contingent of 244 athletes - the most the US has ever sent to the Winter Games.

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers trade Dwyane Wade to Miami Heat
Cleveland Cavaliers trade Dwyane Wade to Miami Heat

Then they shipped Derrick Rose and Jae Crowder to Utah and Iman Shumpert to the Kings for Rodney Hood and George Hill . Dwyane Wade is returning to the Miami Heat . All of us embrace it in the manner that we want to win and that's why we brought Dwyane back home. The Heat have yet to officially comment on the trade and whether Wad...

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  • A quick look at SEC recruiting heading into National Signing Day
A quick look at SEC recruiting heading into National Signing Day

The big addition was five-star cornerback Tyson Campbell of Florida, who picked Georgia over Alabama and Ohio State. Georgia flipped five-star linebacker Quay Walker from Alabama and four-star linebacker Otis Reese from MI. Five-star safeties Caden Sterns (Cibolo Steele) and B.J. Foster (Angleton) headline Tom Herman's first full recr...

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  • Josh McDaniels officially leaving New England for Indianapolis
Josh McDaniels officially leaving New England for Indianapolis

McDaniels did not want to talk about his rumored job in Indy after New England's 41-33 loss on Sunday night. The Colts finished 4-12 last season and missed the playoffs in three consecutive seasons for the first time in almost three decades.

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  • Todd Frazier Signs with the New York Mets
Todd Frazier Signs with the New York Mets

As a Red , Frazier posted a.257/.321/.463 slash line with 108 home runs and 324 RBIs. He hit.207 with 16 home runs and 44 RBI in 81 games for the White Sox . On days Wright plays, the Mets could theoretically push Frazier to first base in place of either Adrian Gonzalez or Dominic Smith . Frazier, a welcome midseason acquisition for the Y...

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  • EPL: Crystal Palace, Newcastle share spoils
EPL: Crystal Palace, Newcastle share spoils

Palace have moved into 14th place in the standings, while Newcastle now sit a point above the relegation zone after a fourth league game without a win. Roy Hodgson's side had the better chances of an open encounter in the capital, but found themselves trailing to Mohamed Diame's opener midway through the first half.

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  • Workers Trapped Down South African Goldmine
Workers Trapped Down South African Goldmine

Wellsted told Xinhua that all the miners were hoisted to the ground at 5 a.m. The workers had been trapped underground since Wednesday after a storm knocked out the electrical supply and back-up generators failed to work. More than 60 of the miners have so far been rescued , but 955 are still trapped. The mining company reportedly ...

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  • Distraught father tries to attack Nassar in court
Distraught father tries to attack Nassar in court

This was the third and final sentencing hearing for Nassar , with the focus on his relationship with and victims through Twistars, an elite gymnastics club in MI. "He ruined my sport and my body and he ruined me". "You didn't just hurt us, you hurt everyone who cares about us". Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering proc...

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  • Emery Lehman to compete in 5000m at 2018 Olympics
Emery Lehman to compete in 5000m at 2018 Olympics

The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea begin on 9 February. The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled that the there was "insufficient" evidence that the athletes had benefited from a system of state-sponsored doping at the 2014 Winter Games, hosted by Russian Federation.

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  • `Injured` de Villiers ruled out of first three India ODIs
`Injured` de Villiers ruled out of first three India ODIs

Rahane has been the designated third-choice opener for a while now, filling in when either of Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan, both first-choice openers in ODIs, have been unavailable. In the changed scenario, South Africa will have to win at least one Test against Australia to retain second place in the Test table! Sourav Ganguly took 49 Tests...

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  • Harden's 60-point triple-double boosts Rockets past Magic
Harden's 60-point triple-double boosts Rockets past Magic

Neither team scored for more than two minutes after that, until Harden seized command, scoring six straight points to make it 113-107 with 45 seconds left. "It's a good feeling, I guess". Harden had a heavy workload playing 46:26 of the 48 minutes. Orlando (14-35) had 17 points each from Mario Hezonja and Marreese Speights , while Jonathon S...

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  • Russian followers banned from waving flags at PyeongChang Paralympics
Russian followers banned from waving flags at PyeongChang Paralympics

On Monday, the IPC announced that it was maintaining the suspension of the Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) "after receiving an update from the IPC Taskforce responsible for monitoring the RPC's progress in meeting the reinstatement criteria".

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