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Mayweather-McGregor fight second-richest ever

Saturday  16:20,   16 december 2017
AFP

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor's cross-combat superfight was the second richest boxing bout in history, long-awaited final figures revealed on Friday. A statement from Showtime sports said the August fight between boxing star Mayweather and [...]

Watch Russell Westbrook troll Joel Embiid: ‘I told him to go home’

Saturday  15:45,   16 december 2017
Thunder Wire

Russell Westbrook took exception to Joel Embiid's antics and let the big man know after the Thunder got the last laugh.When the dust settled, the Thunder emerged victorious to the tune of a 119-117 victory, and afterward, Russell Westbrook and[...]

Ranking the top 10 college football bowl games

Saturday  15:43,   16 december 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

The college football bowl season has arrived and with it comes our annual countdown to help you prioritize your holiday viewing.The top 10 in our bowl countdown is headed by the New Year’s Six but has some tasty matchups leading up to the big[...]

LeBron James also enjoyed the Thunder’s wild triple overtime win over the 76ers

Saturday  15:40,   16 december 2017
For The Win

Check out some highlights here!Other players around the league, including LeBron James, were watching and enjoying the[...]

Lorenzen Wright’s ex-wife arrested in connection to his murder

Saturday  12:20,   16 december 2017
New York Daily News

Sherra Wright was arrested in California more than seven years after Lorenzen Wright’s decomposed body was found.The ex-wife of a slain NBA player has been arrested in connection to his murder, according to[...]

Rose leads by 1 after 2 rounds at Indonesian Masters

Saturday  10:07,   16 december 2017
Associated Press

Justin Rose completed the final two holes of his second round early Saturday for a 3-under 69 and a one-stroke lead at the Indonesian Masters. Rose, who had a first-round 62, was among a quarter of the field forced off the Royale Jakarta Golf Club[...]

Krueger, Gehring earn Olympic spots at US short track trials

Saturday  08:00,   16 december 2017
Associated Press

John-Henry Krueger qualified for his first Olympic team and Lana Gehring made her second nearly eight years apart at the U.S. short track speedskating trials. Krueger won the second 1,500-meter final after two-time Olympian J.R. Celski crashed[...]

Panthers owner under investigation for workplace misconduct

Saturday  07:58,   16 december 2017
Associated Press

The Carolina Panthers founder and owner Jerry Richardson is under investigation for allegations of workplace misconduct. The team said Friday former White House Chief of Staff Erskine Bowles is overseeing the investigation by a Los Angeles-based law [...]

Westbrook triple-double keys OKC in 3OT thriller vs 76ers

Saturday  07:56,   16 december 2017
Associated Press

<p>Russell Westbrook had 27 points, 17 rebounds and 15 assists, and Oklahoma City and the Philadelphia 76ers went basket-for-basket in a three-overtime thriller before the Thunder pulled out a 119-117 victory on Friday night.</p>Andre Roberson [...]

Ex-Yankees OF Fowler suing White Sox over injury

Saturday  07:55,   16 december 2017
Sports Illustrated

Former Yankees outfielder Dustin Fowler is suing the Chicago White Sox and the state agency that manages Guaranteed Rate Field.The Sun-Times reported Fowler filed the lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court on Friday, claiming the Sox and state agency[...]

Angels hint at Ohtani’s anticipated role with team

Saturday  07:52,   16 december 2017
The Sports Daily

One of the biggest questions surrounding Shohei Ohtani playing in MLB is what his role will be.&nbsp;The Angels held an introductory press conference for Ohtani last weekend after the 23-year-old chose to sign with the team. Scioscia was in[...]

Rangers beat Pacific Division-leading Kings, 4-2

Saturday  07:52,   16 december 2017
New York Daily News

Nash had scored just once in his previous 12 games, a goal on Monday which deflected off his leg.Rick Nash had scored just once in his previous 12 games, a goal on Monday which went in off his leg. He’s had a number of nights like Friday against the [...]

Canadiens, Senators brace for ice-cold outdoor game

Saturday  07:51,   16 december 2017
The Sports Xchange

Different elements will be in play when the Ottawa Senators entertain the Montreal Canadians on Saturday.&nbsp;Frigid temperatures and the possibility of snow should be among[...]

Klopp: We're all fighting for second place in EPL

Saturday  07:50,   16 december 2017
MSN

Jurgen Klopp believes the title race in England is over with Manchester City's dominant lead.Pep Guardiola's City have surged 11 points clear atop the table, winning 16 of their 17 games while scoring 52[...]

Tennessee coach Rick Barnes has some good (and bad) history with UNC, Roy Williams

Saturday  07:50,   16 december 2017
Los Angeles Times

Rick Barnes made his coaching bones by getting into a shouting match with Dean Smith during the 1995 ACC tournament. 2 Bank Accounts That Pay 10x What Your Bank Pays Learn More Sponsored by MyFinance Barnes, a longtime major Division I [...]