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Chicago Bulls vs. Cleveland Cavaliers - 3/17/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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Unfortunately for the Cavs, they'll be without several key players for the matchup. "He's obviously playing at as high a level as he has his entire career, especially these last five games, " Hoiberg said. During their last five games, the Bulls have scored an average of 109.6 points per game (6.0 above their season average) and allowed an average of 110.6 points per game (1.1 above their season average). Read More »

Boomers to host U.S. men's basketball team

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With eight players now in the NBA and many more plying their trade in Europe's top league's and the NBL, the Aussies will have one of the most talented groups to pick from in national team history. "I believe this event will be long remembered in Australian sporting history". "This is bigger than any National Basketball Association game, this is the combination of every best player in the US coming here to play Australia, " he said. Read More »

Penn State beats Notre Dame to advance to NIT quarterfinals

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It is the same foot Colson fractured earlier in the season, forcing him to miss 15 games. Penn State basketball's season isn't over yet. After scoring just two points on 1-of-12 from the field in an overtime win in Round 1, the sophomore bounced back with a game-high 24 points in Round 2. Read More »

"Manchester United Won't Be My Last Club" - Old Trafford Star

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Manchester United beat off competition from their cross town rivals to sign Sanchez from Arsenal in the winter window, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan moving to the Emirates as part of a straight swap. One source told the paper that the Manchester United dressing room is "not a happy ship", with senior figures within the club now starting to doubt manager Jose Mourinho. Read More »

Mourinho accuses Manchester United of being scared to play

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But this time his anger was firmly directed at the majority of his players. "I didn't like the game", he said. United, looking to make amends after their feeble Champions League defeat by Sevilla, struggled to impose themselves against Brighton before Lukaku broke the deadlock by heading home Matic's curling, left-foot cross at the far post after 37 minutes. Read More »

Greig Laidlaw scores late penalty to help Scotland beat Italy

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So close, yet so far. "There are a lot of things to fix, but at the same time there are positives to take". Finn Russell believes they won't have to listen to it for too much longer. 'The situation will be the same against Italy but there is no difficulty raising myself for the game. A win in Rome would see Scotland match last season's total of three victories, and Russell says that would represent progress in their development. Read More »

Duke faces experienced Rhode Island for Sweet 16 spot

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The Blue Devils rank third in offensive efficiency, while the Rams are 47th in defensive efficiency. Terrell, who averages 17.2 points per game on 41.5 percent shooting from beyond the arc, attended Weymouth High for two years before taking his talents to Brewster Academy. Read More »

Wales v France - story of the match

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Wales boss Warren Gatland has admitted that Liam Williams could have been sent off for a risky tackle during the NatWest 6 Nations victory over Italy . France soon hit back through Fickou after good work from hooker Adrien Pelissie, in for the injured Guilhem Guirado. Second row Hill went over from close range to get his first worldwide try, before Anscombe maintained his flawless kicking display to make it 24-7. Read More »

ISL Final, Bengaluru FC vs Chennaiyin FC Highlights

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The ISL final between Bengaluru and Chennaiyin will start at 8pm local time, 2:30pm GMT. Also never have a team who have topped the ISL points table, managed to win the title. They perfected their job against Goa in the semi-finals and ensured their attacking heroes were all ineffective on the day were required to deliver the most. Read More »

Yep, UConn dropped 140 points in an opening-round victory

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Francis (Pa.) team 140-52, setting a new record for points scored in an NCAA tournament game. Most assists in an NCAA tournament game: 38 by UConn , topping 37 by Stanford against Arkansas in 1990. Jessica Kovatch, who came in as the nation's second leading scorer at just under 25 points per game, finished with nine, all in the second half. As U-Conn. Read More »

Cowboys Release CB Orlando Scandrick, Will Save $3 Million

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He will count $1.6 million against the cap in 2019. Scandrick, 31, has spent his first 10 seasons in the National Football League with the Cowboys, establishing himself as a starter in 2013. Scandrick was the Cowboys' best cornerback in recent seasons, especially strong in the nickel role. He missed all of 2015 after tearing ligaments in his right knee late in training camp and struggled with injuries the past two seasons. Read More »

Hodgson hails Ivorian winger Zaha as Palace get out of bottom three

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This was a proverbial six-pointer and on his first start since February Zaha helped Palace to end a run of seven games without a victory and thereby climb out of the relegation zone. Palace were full value for the victory having taken the lead in the 23rd minute through James Tomkins before skipper Luka Milivojevic's 68th minute penalty secured the win. Read More »

Man United fans single out one person to blame after Brighton

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He continued: "A team of XI when you don't have a minimum of six or seven players wanting to play and wanting to have the responsibility of having the ball and the desire to play". Luke Shaw likely thought that his manager had finally put his issues with the left back to bed after Manchester United offered Shaw a new contract . Read More »

Sane makes CL promise - but only if City beat Liverpool

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But action was taken when he wore it at pitchside during an FA Cup loss to Wigan last month. He also claimed that the infraction was accidental, as he only displayed the ribbon after his jacket was unzipped. They considered banning Guardiola and were then weighing up a £30,000 fine, based on his net weekly earnings, but reduced the punishment to £20,000 as he had no previous history of sanctions. Read More »

'Neymar is a very good player' but Zidane ignoring Real Madrid rumours

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Being able to face them is emotional. It's a tie that will come shortly. "I would like them all to return healthy, without any problems", Zidane told a press conference on Saturday. "Everyone is free to say whatever he wants". Speaking at his own media briefing ahead of a league game at home to Girona on Sunday, Zidane said it is not surprising members of his squad praised one of the best players in the world when prompted. Read More »

Salah breaks Torres' Liverpool record after scoring four against Watford

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The hat-trick elevated Salah's tally to 28 Premier League strikes this term, to go with seven in the Champions League and one in the FA Cup . Salah opened Liverpool's scoring in the fourth minute by cutting into the penalty area from the right and bursting past Miguel Britos before shifting to his right foot and finishing. Read More »

Ireland assistant Marius van der Westhuizen

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I'm very sorry", Jones said in a statement. "We all say things behind closed door and stuff, talking about ourselves and other nations", Gatland said when asked if Jones would make a good British & Irish Lions head coach. The 2016 and 2017 champions have now lost three games in a row after being beaten in only one of the previous 25 Tests since Jones took charge. I'm still dirty about that game, but we will get 'em back. Read More »

Bournemouth piles misery on Pardew's Baggies

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Unfortunately for us, we are running out of time. "I was pleased with every individual, really", Pardew told a news conference after West Brom suffered a seventh consecutive Premier League defeat. Alan Pardew has described West Bromwich Albion's late 2-1 loss at Bournemouth as "heartbreaking" and acknowledges how "hurtful" it was for the club's fans and players. Read More »

All England Open: Sindhu enters semi-final after thrilling win

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Rio Olympics silver-medallist PV Sindhu will aim to book her place in the finals of the United States dollars 1000,000 All England Championship when she locks horns with Japanese tennis star Akane Yamaguchi in the semi-finals of the women's singles event here on Saturday. Read More »

Kevin Pietersen confirms retirement from cricket

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Pietersen helped Quetta qualify from the group stages in the Twenty20 tournament, but with the event now moving from the UAE to Pakistan, he appears to have opted to bring down the curtain on his controversial playing career. The acrimony of Pietersen's split with England clouded the final years of his career - not least because the ECB's selectors have, arguably, never yet found an adequate replacement for him in their Test middle order. Read More »

Rashaan Melvin agrees to one-year deal with Raiders

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The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the deal had not been announced. He spent last years with the Chicago Bears after playing his first three seasons with the team that signed him as an undrafted free agent, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Read More »

Form Eriksen hopes he hasn´t hit Tottenham ceiling

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Spurs will effectively enjoy home advantage in the semi-final because Wembley, which stages the semis, has been their temporary home this season while their new stadium is built. Wembley is supposed to be used as a neutral ground for the FA Cup semifinals. With Chelsea, who face Leicester City away on Sunday, and Manchester United, at home to Brighton & Hove Albion later on Saturday, still in the competition there is much work ahead if Tottenham are to lift the trophy for a ninth time. Read More »

EPL: Dele Alli opens up on diving accusations

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In his form. "He knows me as a person, just like my family do, so it's not something we worry about". "Tell me one better than him, a 21-year-old, all that he achieves". "We want to help him recover as soon as possible from his injury, that's the first step, to be fully recovered from the injury". But from the day that he makes his debut with us, in Tottenham, for me, he is one of the best in the world. Read More »

Napoli make £30m bid to Roma for Liverpool target Alisson

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Madrid are keen on replacing Keylor Navas and are interested in Premier League duo David De Gea and Thibaut Courtois. Speaking to Globoesporte , he said: "Those links massage the ego, it can not be denied". And as I said, it does not affect what I have been doing on the field and in my income for Rome, because I am very focused on this moment. Spanish media outlet Mundo Deportivo , as quoted by The Sun , is reporting that Real Madrid are keeping tabs on the Brazil global ahead of ... Read More »

Ex-Celtic Glen 'Big Baby' Davis arrested on seven different drug charges

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When authorities later searched the room, they uncovered 126 grams of marijuana and a briefcase containing $92,164, the ledger and plastic bags, the report said. The strains were called "Sour D" and "Berry", all from a Los Angeles wholesaler court records show Davis told police he was in business with. Still only 32 today, Davis has apparently plunged to a low point where he only appears on headlines when he's making questionable acts instead of pulling down rebounds and throwing his weight ... Read More »

NFL Draft 2018: Jets acquire No. 3 overall pick from Colts

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The Bills certainly have the draft capital to move up, as Buffalo owns two picks in each of the first three rounds, including the No. 12 and No. 21 overall selections. Now they have nine, and it's hard not to love their move here. So which one do they want? Assuming the Browns still take a quarterback at 1, that means any team wanting to be absolutely sure they get the QB prospect of their dreams must talk to Gettleman. Read More »

Cricket fever: Tickets for PSL final sold out within 15 hours

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I know the board will not like my comments. As the playoffs commence from Sunday, global cricketers taking part in the PSL 2018 are geared up to perform in Karachi and Lahore as cricket returns to Pakistan . It is worth mentioning here past year as well, all foreign players of Peshawar Zalmi including the Captain Darren Sammy visited Pakistan and took part in the Final at Qaddafi Stadium in Lahore. Read More »

Valciunas scores 26, Raptors beat Nets for 9th straight…

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Jonas Valanciunas carried Eastern Conference-leading Toronto on an off night for stars DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry as the Raptors earned their ninth straight win with a 116-102 victory over the Nets on Tuesday night in NY. Valanciunas finished with 21 points and 12 rebounds. Heat 92, Lakers 91: Goran Dragic scored 30 points, including the game-winning jumper with 14.2 seconds remaining, as visiting Miami escaped with the win. Read More »

Champions League 2017/18: Bold predictions for the quarter-finals

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They lost 0-2 at West Ham and 0-3 at Arsenal last weekend. Now it's Manchester City , let's go. Since Javi Gracia made his Premier League debut as a manager in February, the Watford boss has yet to see his team score an away goal. We are not champions yet, and when we are, we must carry on and face the Champions League quarter-finals. This would add to the club's points tally and put pressure on the clubs around them to replicate victory when they are back in Premier League action ... Read More »