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LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball will 'last a month maximum' in Lithuania, former player says

Wednesday  04:07,   13 december 2017
Sporting News

Ben Brust, an American who played in Lithuania, doesn't believe LiAngelo and LaMelo will last long playing in Lithuania.The teenage brothers will travel to the small town of Prienai, where they will play for Prienu Vytautas. Ben Brust, a former[...]

Tomlin breaks character, pumps up Steelers-Pats matchup

Wednesday  02:03,   13 december 2017
Sportsnaut

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the New England Patriots in what is certainly the biggest game of Week 15. Some coaches might downplay the game’s significance. Pittsburgh’s Mike Tomlin, known for downplaying these types of things normally, is[...]

Patriots to sign wide receiver Kenny Britt

Wednesday  02:01,   13 december 2017
The Boston Globe

Wide receiver Kenny Britt is signing with the Patriots, according to a league source. Patriots receivers struggled in a loss to the Dolphins on Monday, with Brandin Cooks managing just one catch on eight targets. Chris Hogan caught one pass out of[...]

Lindsey Vonn on backlash to her Trump comments: Some 'hoping I break my neck'

Wednesday  02:00,   13 december 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

Olympic skier wrote on Instagram that some people told her she was being punished for being "anti-Trump."Vonn wrote that she has received comments from people "hoping I break my neck." Vonn had told CNN she would be representing "the[...]

Trump upset over how Brady has 'distanced himself'?

Wednesday  01:56,   13 december 2017
MSN

Donald Trump has long touted his friendship with Tom Brady and reportedly is disappointed with how the New England Patriots superstar quarterback has “distanced himself” in the past year. Trump not only has professed strong ties with Brady, he’s[...]

Eagles officially place Carson Wentz on injured reserve

Wednesday  01:55,   13 december 2017
SB Nation

The Philadelphia Eagles have officially ended Carson Wentz’s 2017 season by placing the starting quarterback on injured reserve.  Wentz, as we know, suffered an ACL injury during the Eagles’ win over the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday. Head coach[...]

Breaking down NFL playoff-clinching scenarios in Week 15

Wednesday  01:52,   13 december 2017
Sportsnaut

Six teams have a chance to put their stamp on the NFL playoffs heading into Week 15, though some need a bit more help than others to do it. Thanks to their wins last week, the Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Steelers are already both[...]

Alex Ovechkin is scoring in a totally different way for the Capitals this season

Wednesday  01:52,   13 december 2017
The Comeback

It’s not exactly an open secret that Alex Ovechkin is one of the NHL’s great goal scorers of this generation. Since the beginning of the 2009-10 season, the Washington Capitals megastar has scored 360 goals, 50 more than Tampa Bay’s Steven Stamkos, [...]

Spurs F Leonard slated to make season debut

Wednesday  01:50,   13 december 2017
The Sports Xchange

San Antonio Spurs star forward Kawhi Leonard will be on a minutes restriction when he makes his season debut on Tuesday night against the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center, coach Gregg Popovich said. "Kawhi is back tonight," [...]

Kevin Harvick relishes leadership role in NASCAR

Wednesday  01:50,   13 december 2017
MSN

Kevin Harvick is another year older and, yes, another year wiser. 2 Bank Accounts That Pay 100x What Your Bank Pays Learn More Sponsored by MyFinance The 2014 NASCAR champion celebrated his 42nd birthday on Friday. As his fellow[...]

Years removed from tears at Augusta, Rory McIlroy builds around Masters in 2018

Wednesday  01:48,   13 december 2017
Golfweek

Years removed from crying after his collapse at Augusta, Rory McIlroy puts the Masters front and center in 2018.Rory McIlroy says he was driven to tears after a triple bogey on No. 10 and four putts at No. 12 on Sunday during the 2011 Masters. The[...]

Column: Defining shots based on every club in the bag

Wednesday  01:48,   13 december 2017
Associated Press

Some of the defining shots on the PGA Tour this year were hit from the tee and fairway, from the bunkers and behind trees, and even from the driving range.Two of them effectively clinched a first major. One of them introduced another young star.One[...]

Stoeger off to winning start with Dortmund

Wednesday  01:48,   13 december 2017
AFP

New coach Peter Stoeger led Borussia Dortmund to their first victory in 10 games on Tuesday, as his side picked up a hard-fought 2-0 win away to Mainz. It was victory at the first attempt for Stoeger, who replaced Peter Bosz as head coach of the[...]

Struggling Kansas Could Get Really Good News Soon

Wednesday  01:46,   13 december 2017
HERO Sports

Devonte' Graham, Svi Mykhailiuk and Kansas could be getting a roster boost. Bill Self is notorious for quickly yanking players who fail in their defensive assignments, aren't in position for a rebound or take foolish shots. He can't do[...]

Russian Olympic Committee expects 200 to compete in SKorea

Tuesday  23:05,   12 december 2017
Associated Press

Despite Russia's ban from the upcoming Olympics, officials in the country still expect more than 200 of their athletes to compete at the Pyeongchang Games. Under International Olympic Committee sanctions announced last week, all Russians must[...]