How they won: Pacers remarkably rally past Raptors

Tucker and DeMar DeRozan , took exception to Stephenson's layup and a heated exchange erupted as time expired. IN trailed by nine less than four minutes in as the slow-reacting defense allowed the Raptors to score at will. The Indiana Pacers st... More..

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March Madness: North Carolina edges Kentucky on last-second shot
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

March Madness: North Carolina edges Kentucky on last-second shot

Monk finished with 12 points. The Tar Heels sophomore entered last night's Elite 8 showdown against Kentucky averaging just 5.8 points and 4 rebounds per contest. After a frantic final few minutes, Malik Mon...More..

Chelsea Fans Eager to Have Moses Back in Action
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Chelsea Fans Eager to Have Moses Back in Action

The long season is slowly coming to an end, and after looking on course to clinch the title well before the culmination of the campaign, it is suddenly looking like the race to win the Premier League could be...More..

Hoffman says aggression key to Masters success
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Hoffman says aggression key to Masters success

That won't make it any easier, as survival gives way to what could be a shootout among some of golf's biggest stars. "It was quite a tough shot, but if I just carry the water", Pieters said. "The most importa...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Westbrook ties Oscar with 41st triple-double

Fans in Memphis have been disappointed before when LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love were sidelined when the Cleveland Cavaliers came to town on December 14. Westbrook was simply brilliant again for the...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique delighted with first-half blitz against Sevilla

Barcelona and Lionel Messi are reportedly edging ever closer to ending the wait over making an announcement regarding a new contract. "In the end we lost some of the control of the match, but I'm very satisfied...More..

Garcia at peace with Augusta National but no surrender
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Garcia at peace with Augusta National but no surrender

Garcia's round has been more up and down than his game has been. "I knew the first two days would be tough". "I actually controlled the ball really well yesterday, I didn't putt particularly well", Moore sa...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Reigning champ Willett opens 2nd round with an 8

Willett was greeted with polite applause throughout his first round played as a Masters champion. The 29-year-old then chipped to six feet and two-putted for a demoralising quadruple-bogey eight, dropping h...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Barcelona 3 Sevilla 0: Marvellous Messi inspires champions on return from suspension

Luis Suarez says he had no other option but to try an audacious overhead kick as he explained his brilliant goal against Sevilla . At the Camp Nou, Messi looked rested rather than rusty as he took his tally...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Cavaliers dominate Celtics in showdown for East's best record

But the Celtics kept chipping away, went on a 12-3 run and got to within 99-89 when Smart connected on his fifth 3-pointer at the buzzer to end the third quarter. The Raptors moved a half-game ahead of the Wa...More..

Johnson tipped to don Masters green jacket
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Johnson tipped to don Masters green jacket

Take a look back at the most memorable performances in the history of The Masters. Those two shots, the first time he has played the hole in front of a crowd since previous year, could prove just the tonic fo...More..

McGirt making move at Augusta, top players eye leader Hoffman
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

McGirt making move at Augusta, top players eye leader Hoffman

The wind gusts up to 40 miles per hour began to subside late in the afternoon, and the forecast was close to perfection for the rest of the weekend, with mild temperatures and hardly any wind. "Actually I had a...More..

Cubs' Javier Baez leaves game after colliding with Heyward
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Cubs' Javier Baez leaves game after colliding with Heyward

Baez sprinted from his second base position to try to catch a pop by Hernan Perez that Heyward said was hit in the ideal spot - where neither defender could get to it. Anderson came to the Cubs in the offseason...More..

North Carolina foils Kentucky with late shot for 20th Final Four berth
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

North Carolina foils Kentucky with late shot for 20th Final Four berth

The Tar Heels received the ball with 17 seconds on the clock due to alternating possession. Laettner, who has broken the hearts of Kentucky fans once before, found a way to rub salt in the wounds of the Wil...More..

Klopp wants Liverpool to close out matches like Chelsea
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Klopp wants Liverpool to close out matches like Chelsea

With seven games left to play, Liverpool have a six point cushion on fifth placed Arsenal in the race to secure a top four finish and yet the statistic that they seem incapable of winning games without Mane h...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Crunch Time: Thunder Faces Grizzlies With Playoffs Looming

Westbrook wrapped up his triple-double with 9:17 left in the third quarter. "M-V-P!" rang out for Westbrook, who raised an arm in acknowledgement as the feat was recognized by the arena announcer when play wa...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

NHL's Oly decision a punch in the gut

The Winter Olympic Games will be held in South Korea's PyeongChang between February 9 and 25, 2018. "A huge opportunity to market the game at the biggest stage is wasted", he said on Twitter . "We have develop...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Tony Romo says Texans were top choice if he played another season

The four-time Pro Bowler Tony Romo is officially joining the team at CBS Sports, calling the games next to Jim Nantz - a role that previously held by Phil Simms. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Dustin Johnson explains his decision to withdraw from Masters

Hoffman's 65 did not look on the cards when he stood one over par after five holes on a windy day, but the 40-year-old birdied eight of the remaining 13 - including four in a row from the 14th - to leave the...More..

Tigers top Red Sox 6-5 after wild 8th inning
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Tigers top Red Sox 6-5 after wild 8th inning

While Mookie Betts , Xander Bogaerts , and Hanley Ramirez were all out, they still have some heavy hitters. Only a half-inning after Pablo Sandoval's go-ahead home run capped a five-run rally in the top of ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Focused Kyrgios winning over his doubters

Kyrgios gave up only two break points, dropping serve once early in the first set to hand Isner a 3-0 lead, but the world No. 16 stormed back, breaking his opponent to love at 5-5 and serving out the set with a...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Jones: Tony Romo one of best Cowboys players ever

Romo, who turns 37 this month, fractured his back last August and spent most of the season in rehabilitation only to find his place taken by Prescott, who led the Cowboys to the playoffs. "I'd say there's a 10...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Lonzo Ball declares for NBA Draft, could stay in LA

And boy, did De'Aaron Fox pick the right time to have the best game of what will be his short college career. "I think I scored like the first eight points of the game, and after that, I was like, you know,...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Masters 2017: Defending champion Danny Willett misses the cut at Augusta

Lowry, however, would eventually fall back to earth - perhaps even lower than that - and finished at +10 and tied for 39th overall. Garcia is one of the greatest players in the modern day era not to have won ...More..

Barcelona wins after Messi goals, Real Madrid stays top
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Barcelona wins after Messi goals, Real Madrid stays top

Sevilla have enjoyed the best decade in their history, but they have found success against Barca harder to come by with just one win in their last 18 games, with 14 of those matches ending in defeat. Barcel...More..

Kilmarnock striker accuses Pedro Caixinha of 'disrespect'
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Kilmarnock striker accuses Pedro Caixinha of 'disrespect'

We put one challenge to ourselves, starting with this one. "The players need to see this game and all the games until the end (of the season) as challenges", he said. He said: "We need to respect the opponent...More..

Gonzaga's Karnowski wins Abdul-Jabbar center of year award
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Gonzaga's Karnowski wins Abdul-Jabbar center of year award

With the NCAA women's scoring record in the books, Plum is second only to LSU's Pete Maravich (3,667 points) in all-time scoring across men's and women's basketball, finishing her prolific career with 3,527 poi...More..

Watch Frank Martin's emotional reaction after South Carolina's Final Four run ends
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Watch Frank Martin's emotional reaction after South Carolina's Final Four run ends

Gonzaga pulled out to a 14 point lead, early in the second-half. In other words, it could be a long night from long range for both teams, neither of whom are known to be particularly strong three-point artis...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

With Texas changes, 6-time winner not even a NASCAR favorite

Harvick won all three rounds of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series qualifying Friday, earning his 19th career pole with a lap of 198.405 miles per hour during the final segment at the 1 1/2-mile track that was co...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

'Chicharito would have 20 goals' - Mourinho

Mourinho is on record as saying he would have kept Hernandez, who was sold to Bayer Leverkusen during Louis van Gaal's time in charge. But with United scoring a mere 43 goals in the Premier League this season...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Durant: Warriors set to welcome back their star after knee injury

If he gets worn out, I'm going to take him out. Golden State lost that game to Washington and proceeded to drop four of its next six without Durant . Durant returns with three games remaining in the regular...More..

Dharamsala Test: India take advantage in second innings against Australia
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Dharamsala Test: India take advantage in second innings against Australia

India thus won the four-Test series 2-1 to end the home season on an emphatic note. Indian spinner Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin were the pick of the bowlers throughout the season as the duo took 153-wickets in ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

No rest for LeBron, Kyrie until 1-seed clinched

Boston fell 1½ games behind Cleveland for the East lead, but is still two games ahead of third-place Toronto. Love added 15 points and 16 rebounds, while Kyrie Irving ended with 19 points and five assists, ...More..

Gonzaga brings South Carolina's fairytale run to an end in Final Four
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Gonzaga brings South Carolina's fairytale run to an end in Final Four

SC lost to Gonzaga in the Final Four on Saturday, but Gamecocks head coach Frank Martin believes his players are still winners. He was the last guy on his team to score, hitting a free throw with 3 seconds le...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Masters first round whips up something different

He spent the night using ice and heat to treat his injuries. He's nowhere near out of it, but Spieth definitely needs to get going soon. "I had it worked on all morning. "When I step on the property it just f...More..