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Westbrook ties Robertson's single-season triple-double record

Minutes into the third period he notched his 10th rebound and within seconds had delivered a 10th assist on Taj Gibson's basket that put the Thunder up 67...


Yordano Ventura's mother throws out first pitch at Royals' home opener

The mother of the 25-year-old Ventura, Marisol Hernandez, threw out the first pitch before the game against the Oakland A's. After enduring a long offseason, ...


Mourinho bridges gap with defender Luke Shaw

David Moyes's efforts to get the better of the Old Trafford club who sacked him three years ago were not helped by Seb Larsson's controversial 43rd-minute sendi...


Soggy series win for SA in New Zealand

An evenly-poised first Test was washed off due to unrelenting showers on the final day. A maiden 50 for Colin de Grandhomme on the back of Kane Williamson's ...


Ferrari proved they are genuine title contenders in China

Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton produced a flawless drive to win the 2017 Chinese Grand Prix from pole position in Shanghai. Having been beaten by Vettel ...


Snoop Dogg Inducted Tupac Into The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

But Snoop didn't shy away from the dark side of their fame, which ultimately led to Tupac's murder. Later, Alicia Keys performed a medley of Shakur's song...


Mou: Win stops us giving up on top four

Henrikh Mkhitaryan doubled the lead within seconds of the restart and the Black Cats' misery was complete when substitute Marcus Rashford ended his long wait fo...


Ibrahimovic inspiration keeps Man United in top-four race

Watch the three excellent goals and the incident which led to Larsson's red card in our video above. "(De Gea) has a problem with his hip. "I thought about ch...


Former Atlanta Braves player missing after leaving home for round of golf

In 1991, he missed the World Series after Major League Baseball suspended him for 60 games following a positive cocaine test. Nixon owns a career slash line...


Manchester rivals join race to sign Alexis Sanchez

Allende has been described as the 'next Alexis Sanchez' and turns 18 on Friday, meaning the Premier League club can offer him a professional contract. Sanchez...


Real Madrid defender Pepe breaks 2 ribs

But we're happy with the draw. Los Blancos looked to have done enough to pick up three more valuable points in their pursuit of a first La Liga success in f...


Masters 2017: Matt Kuchar aces par-3 16th hole

The fourth episode of SportsJOE Live with Ronan O'Gara, Andy Reid, Dion Fanning and Colm Parkinson - featuring lots of love for Colm Cooper. Kuchar entered th...


Sunderland to appeal Larsson red card

We felt the game was in our pocket. "But we started the game, scored a goal and killed it". Do I think he's ready to play 90 minutes? No. With Manchester Uni...


West Ham tops Swansea; stay clear of relegation

Speculation over Bilic's future has intensified following five Premier League defeats in a row that have left West Ham just five points above the relegation z...


Record-setting Coutinho promises more goals to come for Liverpool

And for 45 minutes it looked like they were heading for defeat against a team that started the day 12th. On the sidelines for Liverpool are Danny Ings, Adam...


Steve Fisher retiring as basketball coach

Fisher, 72, is stepping down after 18 season at San Diego State, according to reports from the San Diego Union-Tribune and ESPN . Over the next two decades, he...


Bhupathi fires WhatsApp shots, Paes gives Facebook defence

The trigger was Paes' statement on Thursday after he was not included in the squad with non-playing captain Bhupathi opting for Rohan Bopanna as the lone double...


Garcia beats Rose to claim Masters Green Jacket

Rose ended up bogeying the hole, while Garcia notched a birdie. South Africa's Charl Schwartzel hit four birdies on the back nine to move into third place tod...


Zimmermann sharp as Tigers beat Red Sox 4-1

It actually could have been worse, too, as Holt muffed the cutoff throw and blew a chance to get Kinsler at third to end the inning. "I knew what was at stake a...


SANZAAR confirm three teams to be axed

The ARU has scheduled a media conference for chairman Cameron Clyne and CEO Bill Pulver at 9.30am in Sydney on Monday, but it's understood they won't at tha...


Sergio Garcia wins first major in dramatic playoff at the Masters

Garcia's win at the Masters was his 18th appearance at the tournament. McIlroy began his round at 1.45pm local time with Matt Kuchar, with the Northern Irishman...


Johnson tipped to don Masters green jacket

The number one choice for dream partner on a practice round was none other than the Golden Bear, Jack Nicklaus. They removed a tumor of about 3.5 centimeters, w...


Corbin blanks Indians through six, D-backs sweep to go 6-1

Corbin got out of first-and-third situations in the fourth and fifth innings. Will Corey Kluber turn in a masterful performance against the Diamondbacks whe...


Steelers to face Giants, Falcons, Colts, Panthers in 2017 preseason

The Giants will visit the Cleveland Browns on Monday, Aug. 21, at 8 p.m.in a game that will be televised by ESPN. The Panthers and Texans are squaring off for ...


Bradley out of starting lineup for Red Sox, has MRI on knee

Both aces walked off the field to standing ovations from the appreciative 24,672 at Comerica Park. Unfortunately for Boston, they were on the short end of it....


Westbrook breaks Robertson's record for triple-doubles

Rockets 135, Kings 128: James Harden had 35 points, 15 assists and 11 rebounds for his 21st triple-double of the season, leading Houston past Sacramento. Sin...


Brad Hodge apologises to Virat Kohli for comments on injury

Ever since Kohli nearly called Smith a "cheat" following his brain fade during the DRS drama in the second Test at Bengaluru, he has been in the eyes of Austral...


Neuer back at Bayern training, concerns over Lewandowski

Ancelotti will certainly be desperate to unleash the prolific 28-year-old against Zinedine Zidane's defensive ranks. He scored in both legs against Manchester C...


Cubs' banner-raising ceremony delayed by rain

The ceremony was delayed by rain but that did not dampen the mood. There are many who are interested in being a part of the historic moment when the Cubs rais...


Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

I felt today the calmest I have ever felt on a major Sunday. "And I'm so happy". "I'm still the same goofy guy". This time he fired into the creek again and his...


Title race now more interesting - Conte

Be it the last-gasp victor from Manchester City's Sergio Aguero to take the glory away from Manchester United's hands on goal difference or Leicester City, a te...


So close: Justin Rose comes up short in bid for green jacket

Garcia pushed his 1.5 metre putt just past the hole and they were off to do it all again. McIlroy is hitting the ball extremely well, and he will be hard to c...


Edmonton Oilers vs. Vancouver Canucks - 4/9/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Connor McDavid was hunting for his first 100-point season, and Vancouver fans were hoping for a dignified slide into the sarlacc pit of obscurity . "It hasn't ...


Sergio Garcia wins the Masters, ends drought at the majors

Sergio Garcia won his first major in dramatic fashion by defeating Justin Rose in a playoff hole on Sunday at the 2017 Masters Tournament. Fowler was still ...


Manchester United on the worst unbeaten run in Premier League history

He was taken off at half-time against Manchester City back in September, and had to wait until December to re-establish his place in the side, with Mourinho s...


United Boost Top Four Hopes With Win Over Sunderland

However, Manchester United are not giving any one tournament the preference and are fighting for Champions League football on both fronts, manager Jose Mourin...


Arsenal humiliated again in 3-0 loss at Crystal Palace

The result was also the first time the Frenchman has suffered four away defeats on the trot in his time at Arsenal and leaves his side's hopes of a top-four f...


57-year-old Fred Couples in contention again at the Masters

Maybe he has just gotten the bad swings out of the way early this year? Since his nine at the 15th on Thursday, Spieth has played his 39 subsequent holes in...


Westbrook secures triple-double average, falls short of 42nd

Harden is on his eighth National Basketball Association season and Westbrook, his ninth. However, Silver says it's "not a done deal" that Charlotte will get the...


My future is tied to Wenger's, says Ozil

In my career I've always made decisions not just because of clubs but managers, too". Arsenal fans are getting restless with their manager but Spurs fans, the...


LeBron's 41 helps quarreling Cavs hold off Pacers in 2 OTs

Thompson was reluctant to discuss the incident. "It was a great test for us, especially with the playoffs coming", Thompson said . "We're family. Thompson ...


Defoe delighted by England comeback goal

Defoe reignited his global career with the opening goal in England's 2-0 World Cup qualification win over Lithuania, a victory which boosted the nation's hope...


Hawks missing Millsap, Bazemore against Cavaliers

Forward Paul Millsap and guards Dennis Schroder and Kent Bazemore will also sit out Friday night for Atlanta, which is jostling with five other teams for fou...


Westbrook clinches triple-double average for season

On the bright side, Westbrook clinched that he will average a triple-double for the season. And then at that point, around 2:35, 2:40, I actually thought about ...


Tony Romo Signs With CBS After Being Released From The Dallas Cowboys

Yet the football journey of this former EIU quarterback continues in a new way on the day of his retirement as he will join the NFL broadcast crew at CBS for ...


Sergio Garcia Holds Off Justin Rose To Win Masters

It seems like a century ago that Garcia burst onto the scene as a 19-year-old, battling Tiger Woods shot for shot at the US PGA Championship only to fall a stro...


Fowler, Hoffman edge ahead at sun-drenched Masters

PAST CHAMPS HOVERING: Justin Rose and Jordan Spieth aren't the only past Masters winners hanging close to the top. Charley Hoffman saw his four-stroke lead...


Pliskova into Miami Open semis; Nishikori, Nadal in quarters

Nishikori earlier said he had not felt fully in top shape for the contest. The second set was not as simple for the Spaniard as he lost his opening serve an...


Man City 3-1 Hull City: Home comforts for Pep

The pick of City's goals was their second, a sumptuous passing move that ended with Raheem Sterling darting to the byline and cutting the ball back for Aguero t...


Maple Leafs beat Penguins to clinch final playoff spot

Sunday's game does mean something to Toronto as a win will clinch the first wild-card position and a date with Ottawa as opposed to the Capitals, the top team...