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National Column: LeBron And LaVar On Fame And Fatherhood

On Thursday, everyone's favorite loud-mouthed, self-aggrandizing helicopter parent LaVar Ball took his roadshow to the place it was always destined to wind up: ...


Lewis Hamilton: "I'm still driving at my best"

Daniel Ricciardo finished as the highest-ranked of the non-Mercedes drivers last season, winning the Malaysian GP and placing third in the season standings. "We...


Jeff Hornacek threatens Knicks players to embrace triangle or play elsewhere

Jeff Hornacek did the same during training camp before calling it quits before going back to it recently. In order to go at this 100 percent, the team needs ...


Former Baylor TE Tre'Von Armstead arrested for 2013 sexual assault allegation

The 2013 case was suspended by Waco police after the alleged victim chose not to pursue charges against Armstead and former Bears running back Myke Chatman, who...


Russell Westbrook Now Has Proof He's ideal

Westbrook's 10th assist came when Taj Gibson rattled in a 15ft jumper at the 9:10 mark and the 10th rebound came with 7:08 left in the quarter. It just so wor...


Lewis Hamilton insists Ferrari are the favourites for new F1 season

While the Silver Arrows have dominated F1, winning the drivers and constructors titles over the last three years, pre-season testing pointed to other teams push...


Super Eagles, Lions of Teranga lock horns in London

The delegation of coaches and officials from Nigeria are due to fly out through Lagos on Wednesday morning. Team doctor Ibrahim Gyaran told thenff.com: "Carl (I...


Packers re-sign Christine Michael

A former second-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft by the Seahawks out of Texas A&M, the majority of his NFL reps over his first four seasons came a year ago with...


Michael Porter Jr. asks for release

He averaged 36.2 points, 13.6 rebounds, 5.0 assists, 3.2 steals and 2.7 blocks per game. Porter was offered and aggressively pursued by almost every program i...


Roy Keane explains the only way to stop Real Madrid's Gareth Bale

Ireland host Wales in a World Cup qualifier on Friday, with Real Madrid forward Bale, who has scored seven La Liga goals this season, set to be the visitors' ma...


Gerard Deulofeu downplays talk of Barcelona return

The 23-year-old has breathed fresh life into his career at AC Milan and his performances for the Rossoneri also earned him a call up to the Spain squad for ...


Wenger confirms Ozil and Sanchez Arsenal talks on hold

Gab Marcotti provides an update on Arsene Wenger after the manager said he's made a decision about his Arsenal future. Arsenal's quest for a 21st succes...


Jayson Tatum Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Return to Duke

Duke forward Jayson Tatum declared for the 2017 National Basketball Association draft Wednesday after just one season with the Blue Devils. Tatum's versatil...


Jays, manager John Gibbons working on extension

When Gibbons rejoined the Blue Jays, his contract initially included a rollover clause that ensured he'd never enter a season as a "lame duck" manager. "He has ...


Harden Leads Houston Rockets to Win in Final Seconds

His speed rivalled the Washington Wizards' John Wall, so a reporter asked after the game if he felt that was a good comparison. While Harden is no slouch when...


Ian Kinsler Contrasts US Playing Style with Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic

In that same game the USA got to Puerto Rico's starting pitcher, Seth Lugo , for three runs on five hits in 5 2/3 innings, and will get another chance at h...


Tamil Nadu win Vijay Hazare Trophy

It wasn't all rosy for Tamil Nadu though as after electing to bat first, they found themselves in huge trouble at 49-4 at one stage. The win capped a domina...


Why Arsenal suspended contract talks with Alexis, Ozil - Wenger

Asked why he thought Wenger would stay, Pulis replied: "Because he told me". The Mirror reports that Arsenal have lined up Alexandre Lacazette, Moussa Dembe...


Manchester United set to let Rooney join Everton for free

Defeat at the Hawthorns marked a new low for Arsene Wenger though. Jose Mourinho has repeatedly overlooked his captain this season; Rooney has made just 18 Pr...


Big pay hikes for Pujara, Jadeja and Vijay

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Committee of Administrators (COA) has doubled the annual retainer fee for the players in central contracts, whi...


Cameron Morse Named NABC All-District 12 First-Team

Foster is a First Team selection, while Patton landed a spot on the Second Team . District 3 includes all players and coaches from the Atlantic Sun and Big...


South Region: No. 2 Kentucky vs. No. 3 UCLA

UCLA entered halftime against Cincinnati here at Golden 1 Center trailing 33-30, with the Bruins staring down the possibility of this grand season ending in ano...


Rodgers says Armstrong can shine for national side

Jozo Simunovic scored on the stroke of half time at Dens Park to give Celtic the lead going into the break in the Scottish Premiership fixture, and Stuart Arm...


Dell Technologies Match Play Golf Betting Tips

The most shocking story of the day came from Jason Day, who withdrew after losing three of his first six holes to Pat Perez. Day says his mother, Dening, wa...


LeBron James believes National Basketball Association rest debate blew up only because he's involved

Lue lightheartedly pointed out before practice began Tuesday at the Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center at UCLA that he has only coached 95 games. "P...


Hassan Whiteside (hand) plans to play Thursday for Miami

Whiteside had a similar cut, also on his right hand, two seasons ago and missed three games. Whiteside finished second in the East in rebounding (13.7 rebound...


Aus Media Compares Kohli With Trump

Bhogle feared that the glorification of aggressive on-field behaviour by media on both sides and passions boiling over could harm Test cricket's reputation with...


Jadeja tops bowler's, Pujara at No 2 in batsman's list

On being asked about his foot fracture, Starc said that it was not as serious as the one he suffered back in the 2015-16 season, where his foot had "snapped in ...


Penguins edge Sabres, keep heat on for Metro lead

Sabres forward Jack Eichel has been rolling since returning to the lineup after missing the first 21 games of the season with an ankle injury. The NHL's Sidne...


Israel arrests boycott campaign head for 'tax evasion'

Senior Official Mendelbit, has argued against the database, proclaiming that the only Israeli authority that is allowed to monitor Israeli citizens in this way ...


Former MLB manager Green dead at 82

Green couldn't stay away from baseball, though: He later became a senior adviser in the Phillies' organization. It was the next phase of Green's baseball life...


Match Play in Texas, and the LPGA gears up for a major

Jason Day says his mother, Dening, is having surgery Friday for lung cancer and he wants to be with her. He made a brief appearance in the media center and coul...


Red Bull pair may test F1 friendship

Formula One heads to Melbourne, Australia, this week for the start of the 2017 season, and that means all eyes once again will be on the hometown favorite, Red...


Colin Kaepernick makes another $50000 donation, this time to Meals on Wheels

The group that provides food for seniors in need thanked Kaepernick for his donation on Tuesday. Following his promise to kneel during "The Star-Spangled Bann...


Dana White: 'There's no guarantee Floyd Mayweather will beat Conor McGregor'

Diaz walked out upon his arrival, while his team taunted McGregor as he was answering questions. Trouble erupted when Diaz launched a water bottle at McGregor...


DeMar DeRozan's 42 point help Toronto Raptors solve Chicago Bulls in OT

Rajon Rondo played well with 24 points and 8 assists, while Lopez had 12 points and 3 blocks before he was ejected. Cory Joseph added 19 points, while P.J. ...


Joel Embiid Will 'Very Likely' Need Surgery On His Knee

According to National Basketball Association reporter Marc Stein of ESPN, Philadelphia 76ers star big man Joel Embiid is very likely headed for surgery to fix...


World's best converge on Austin for match play

United States-based golfers say they love getting to compete in match play, the format many used regularly as junior players . Has had two top 5s on this sid...


Steelers sign Tyson Alualu to two-year contract

Walton were severely strapped for depth. Alualu was known as the surprise pick of the 2010 draft, in which the Steelers chose Maurkice Pouncey eight picks la...


Chelsea star discusses new contract and move to Real Madrid

An ever-present this season, Alonso has been pivotal in the left wing-back position to helping Chelsea maintain a 10-point lead at the top of the Premier Lea...


Jones insists England's World Cup bid on track

Yes, so I have identified a few areas that we can change in the future for a particular game like that. I think it was negative upon negative. "You know, you ...


Sir Alex Ferguson to make managerial return for Michael Carrick testimonial

No [I don't miss managing]. Ferguson won his second European Cup that night, but as he prepares to manage his 2008 team once again for Michael Carrick's testi...


Chris Archer Won't Rejoin Team USA For WBC

With its loss, the 2013 champion Dominican Republic was bounced from the tournament. Following RBIs from Robinson Cano (Seattle Mariners ) and Nelson Cruz (Ma...


Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics - 3/19/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

THE Sixers fought back from 13 points down to beat the Boston Celtics on Sunday in Philadelphia (Monday, Manila time). He had a team-high 23 points on 10-for-20...


Matt Barnes, Stephen curry help Golden State Warriors surge past Milwaukee Bucks

Late Saturday morning, when the doors opened to media at the Warriors' shoot-around, Kevin Durant was hoisting three-point attempts next to Stephen Curry ....


Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione rebooked for Bellator 180 at MSG

The mixed marital arts promotion confirmed former UFC title contender Chael Sonnen, the self-proclaimed "Bad Guy" of MMA, will face Wanderlei Silva in a much-...


Claude Puel rules Manolo Gabbiadini out of Italy duty

Christen Eriksen opened the scoring for Spurs after 14 minutes with a stunning strike before Dele Alli made it 2-0 from the penalty spot. Spurs held on to the...


Arsene Wenger gives latest Arsenal update on Alexis Sanchez

The news will come as a huge boost as we are in horrific form right now and the last thing we needed was losing our best player to injury, especially with a cru...


Upsets spark best NCAA Tournament ratings in 24 years

Nevertheless, the Gamecocks then shot an absurd 20-for-28 in the second half, allowing them to jump from 23 first-half points to 65 second-half points - more ...


Olivier Giroud reveals how Arsenal players feel about Arsene Wenger's future

Two banners were flown in the sky above the stadium as tension rises on Arsene Wenger after Arsenal's fourth defeat in five league games. He got the Yellow ...