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NBA opens investigation into Rockets-Clippers events

Tuesday  16:54,   16 january 2018
Associated Press

The NBA is planning to speak with players from both the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers to determine the specifics of late-game and postgame events involving the teams. Tempers boiled over Monday night late in the Clippers' 113-102[...]

College Football's Winners and Losers From the 2018 NFL Draft Early Entry Deadline

Tuesday  16:53,   16 january 2018
Sports Illustrated

Stay or go? For some college stars, the decision to leave early for the NFL draft as soon as they become eligible is an easy one. Below, a look at some notable teams whose 2018 outlooks hung on the status of their undecided underclassmen.[...]

A Viral Star, Wes McCauley Was Destined to be an NHL Referee

Tuesday  16:53,   16 january 2018
Sports Illustrated

On a frosty weekday morning between Christmas and New Years’ Eve, while pregame pop tunes flood this suburban rink, the NHL’s most enthusiastic referee settles into a corner section of the metal bleachers, far fresher than his recent travel schedule [...]

Federer joins Djokovic, Sharapova in 2nd round in Australia

Tuesday  15:36,   16 january 2018
Associated Press

<p>Roger Federer picked up where he left off at the Australian Open on a day when Maria Sharapova and Novak Djokovic helped ensure there were all kinds of comebacks.</p>Defending champion Federer beating Aljaz Bedene 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 in a night[...]

Patriots won't bite on Ramsey's trash talk

Tuesday  10:06,   16 january 2018
Associated Press

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — As they normally do when the opposition says something you might post on a bulletin board, the New England Patriots reacted diplomatically Monday to Jacksonville's Jalen Ramsey guaranteeing his team is "going to the[...]

Pirates GM explains reason for Andrew McCutchen trade

Tuesday  09:12,   16 january 2018
Larry Brown Sports

The Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday traded Andrew McCutchen to the San Francisco Giants, ending over a year of trade rumors involving the former MVP.&nbsp;The Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday traded Andrew McCutchen to the San Francisco Giants, ending[...]

Carmelo Anthony After Russell Westbrook's Ejection: "I'm Done With The Refs"

Tuesday  09:08,   16 january 2018
Deadspin

Russell Westbrook got ejected from Monday’s Kings-Thunder game with just one very sudden traveling call. With under three minutes to go in the game, Westbrook drove and thought he got fouled. He went down holding his face, but only drew the[...]

Warriors forced to take cold showers after beating Cavaliers

Tuesday  09:06,   16 january 2018
WarriorsWire

The Warriors were forced to take cold showers after sweeping their season series with the Cavaliers on Monday night, winning 118-108.There was no hot water in the visiting locker room at Quicken Loans Arena, forcing players to take cold showers.[...]

Rockets lose to Clippers in heated affair

Tuesday  09:05,   16 january 2018
Chron

Having seen what Blake Griffin can do to innocent rims far too often, Chris Paul was not about to let it happen again. He had been caught in the low post against his former teammate, the Rockets barely hanging around with a longshot chance, when he [...]

Report: Fight breaks out in locker room after Rockets-Clippers game

Tuesday  09:05,   16 january 2018
RocketsWire

James Harden, Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green reportedly tried to confront Austin Rivers after the[...]

Plan for joint Olympics team with North gets icy reception in South Korea

Tuesday  08:45,   16 january 2018
Reuters

<p>While Seoul forges ahead with plans to use the upcoming Winter Olympics to showcase inter-Korean unity, some South Korean athletes are "furious" at proposals to form joint teams with North Koreans, highlighting a broader lack of[...]

Kevin Sumlin hire at Arizona should end Lane Kiffin job speculation … for now

Tuesday  07:31,   16 january 2018
Los Angeles Times

Florida Atlantic football fans can somewhat finally exhale. 2 Bank Accounts That Pay 10x What Your Bank Pays Learn More Sponsored by MyFinance On Sunday, former Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin reportedly accepted the same position at[...]

Mykhailiuk, Graham lead No. 10 Kansas over No. 6 WVU 71-66

Tuesday  07:20,   16 january 2018
Associated Press

Svi Mykhailiuk scored 17 points, including 12 over the final seven minutes, and No. 10 Kansas roared back from a big deficit to beat No. 6 West Virginia 71-66 on Monday night. Devonte Graham added 16 points and Udoka Azubuike scored 10 for the[...]

Suitors wait while Pats coordinators focus on Jags

Tuesday  07:18,   16 january 2018
The Boston Globe

When the Titans parted ways with Mike Mularkey on Monday morning,&nbsp;FOXBOROUGH — When the Titans parted ways with Mike Mularkey on Monday morning, Josh McDaniels’s name was naturally linked with the opening because of his history with general [...]