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by | December 29, 2017 | 06:24

The Houston Rockets led by 24 points going into the half on Thursday night over the Boston Celtics . This was quite the awesome comeback by the Celtics, to put it lightly. After Harden's 3-pointer, the Rockets made 1 of 6 shots without a particularly good possession. The Rockets committed seven turnovers in the third quarter, leading to 10 Boston points.

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:12

Hell nah, man. "I believe [Prescott has] an opportunity to be one of the greatest in this game". Dez Bryant has been held under 100 yards receiving for 21 consecutive regular season games and it became quite apparent he really has a hard time holding onto the ball when it comes his way.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:29

Not that Kane will mind, of course, as he still pockets a reported £110,000-per-week, but to think that there are 34 players earning a better weekly wage than someone who is arguably the best centre-forward in the world right now is quite astonishing.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:10

The first time, the referee review found Durant made forearm contact to James that affected his speed, quickness, balance and rhythm. James added: "If he says, "I may have missed that one" or 'maybe I wasn't in the right position.' But when you see the ref right there on the baseline looking at the whole play, and you go up to him and he says it's no call, multiple times in the crunch time, that's the frustrating part.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:59

Relations between the clubs are sour, though, with the Wanda Metropolitano outfit reporting their La Liga rivals to footballing authorities over their approach for Griezmann. Griezmann, 26, looked set to seal a move to Old Trafford in the summer before Fifa's decision to uphold Atletico Madrid's transfer ban saw him perform a U-turn.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:58

Now that the vetting process has concluded, the Tiger-Cats have to offer Manziel a contract or relinquish his rights. The development comes after the league's commissioner, Randy Ambrosie, ruled Manziel ineligible to sign a deal after he worked out with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats back in September.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:54

Seventeen per cent of the Americans who polled said former president Barack Obama was the man they admired most, down from 22% past year. Pope Francis finished third in the survey of most admired men; he is head of state of Vatican City, although he is not democratically elected.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:09

How he handled being passed over remains to be seen, but at least for now, the plan is for him to remain with Big Blue. Previously, he was a personnel executive with the Giants for 15 seasons. The Giants announced that they chose to hire Dave Gettleman . The move was especially surprising considering that in Gettleman's four seasons, the Panthers were 40-23-1 and won three consecutive NFC South titles, appearing in a Super Bowl in 2015.

by | December 29, 2017 | 02:38

Bissen, who said the Twins knew nothing of the incident before Thursday, wrote that Sano said he had first noticed her when she was working Twins games in the first-base camera well that season. The Twins tweeted out that they take the allegation very seriously, but that they will have no further comment until more information is gathered. "I was outside next to the vehicle, waiting for him to come out on the other side of the loading bay dock, so I don't know what happened inside", ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 00:47

The Swede may well have the skill-set to pull off the role under normal circumstances but this was his first Premier League start in almost nine months and, with his body still showing significant signs of wear and tear as a result of his long injury lay-off, he was unable to provide the artistry and sharpness normally demanded of the creative man playing off a main striker.

by | December 28, 2017 | 20:04

Novak Djokovic believes it was a "necessary experience" to get out of his comfort zone and suffer an injury setback as the former world number one prepares to make his comeback. Another player in the field looking to build on his successful 2017 is South African Kevin Anderson. "It is dubbed an "exhibition", but the tennis this week in Abu Dhabi is great - it is very competitive and everyone is going to give it their all.

by | December 28, 2017 | 20:01

It also remains to be seen whether the dynamic Indian batting line-up square off against the likes of Morne Morkel, Dale Steyn, Kagiso Rabada and Vernon Philander. "Maybe there is an argument for us to focus a lot more of our resources and time into short-format cricket to give us ourselves more of a realistic chance of competing at a higher level rather than hanging around near the bottom of the table in both the Test and one-day stuff‚" said Streak.

by | December 28, 2017 | 19:35

The Turkey global is keen to move to Goodison Park with Allardyce having identified forward reinforcements as crucial as he plots his first signing. The forward has also scored 8 goals in 24 games for the Turkish national side, including five in the team's 2018 World Cup qualification campaign.

by | December 28, 2017 | 19:26

Given that White has insisted St-Pierre was contractually obliged to defend his title, the fact that the 36-year-old instead chose to vacate has not given the Canadian any room to bargain for a fighter of his choice. " I think he jumped in, grabbed some cash and went back to Canada ". "It would probably be the biggest fight in UFC history and MMA history", said Zahabi.

by | December 28, 2017 | 19:23

Talking about Salman Kahn's birthday celebration, the actor reportedly celebrated his special day with Katrina in his Panvel farmhouse. The film is also doing well overseas. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh describes the film's box office score as, "Tiger Zinda Haiis a ONE-HORSE RACE". TZH is inspired by the real-life incident of the rescue of Indian nurses held hostage in Iraq by terrorists and at the helm of affairs of the mission is Indian RAW agent Tiger (Salman Khan).

by | December 28, 2017 | 17:23

Ryan Okerstrom: I've gone back and forth with this game over the past few weeks. Falk is one of the most intriguing quarterback prospects in this year's draft, and could be a very good target for a team looking for some value in the second or third round.

by | December 28, 2017 | 16:55

The winger has scored four goals for the Eagles this term and is on course to beat last season's tally of seven. Now sat 16th in the table, Palace are still only a single point above the drop zone and know they're still not out of the woods.

by | December 28, 2017 | 16:15

Former world No 1 Serena Williams will make her muchanticipated competitive return with an exhibition match on the final day of the Mubadala exhibition event on December 30, tournament organisers announced Sunday. For the MWTC, which is on its 10 sup th edition, it will be the first time for women to compete in the event. The pro athlete is preparing for her highly anticipated return to the tennis court.

by | December 28, 2017 | 12:22

However, when pressed whether he believed Wilshere wanted to stay, he added: "I believe if he can meet a point of agreement financially, he will want to stay". "I wouldn't have thought so because he refused to come last time", Allardyce responded yesterday at a press conference . The north London side are aiming to break back into the top four this season after ending up fifth last term and having to settle for a Europa League spot.

by | December 28, 2017 | 06:40

Fellaini, who could leave Old Trafford for free in the summer, turned down an offer in September.The 30-year-old midfielder says he expects United to make another proposal but that his future is still up in the air. The Belgian global has discussed his situation with Mourinho but does not expect it to affect his relationship with the manager. This is my tenth season in England.

by | December 28, 2017 | 04:30

The Detroit Pistons had a huge win over the Indiana Pacers last night. Jackson stayed on the court for a couple of minutes, grabbing his ankle and writhing in pain after letting out two loud screams. Jackson's absence also could prompt the Pistons into swinging a trade for backcourt help. He missed 30 games last season: the first 21 because of a platelet-rich plasma injection in his left knee and the last nine of the season to rest.

by | December 28, 2017 | 04:05

After declaring on January 2nd: "We're not going 1-15 next year". "I hope a lot of people come out". "No. I'll be swimming in that lake [Erie] over there somewhere". Don't like to do it for the reason why I'm having to do it, but I have to make due on my word. "There is nothing that anybody has said to me is making me feel differently".

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:55

Minkah Fitzpatrick was asked if Alabama needs to prove they belong in the CFP. Since Brent Venables has been on staff at Clemson , the Tigers have beaten a Championship-winning coach in a bowl every year. It also marked the beginning of the end for Clemson coach Tommy Bowden, and the rise of a new young coach by the name of Dabo Swinney . "They are very good on defense - great front seven, very athletic, good pass rushers", Saban said.

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:10

A flight attendant saw the two players with the blankets and assumed they must have stolen them. Hustle head coach Glynn Cyprien , as well as assistant coach Darnell Lazare , took to Twitter to express their irritation after the situation occured.

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:57

Palace extended their unbeaten run to eight matches - a Premier League record for the club - last time out, but a 1-1 draw with last-placed Swansea City saw Roy Hodgson's men slip closer to the drop zone. Palace defenders Mamadou Sakho and Joel Ward will not be available for selection. Now sat sixth in the table, the Gunners are four points adrift of the top four, they're also three points behind arch-rivals Tottenham .

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:39

Wednesday at Independence Stadium. "He has done a remarkable job leading our team through the last game of the regular season and preparations for the Independence Bowl , and I have noticed how positively the student-athletes respond to him".

by | December 27, 2017 | 22:04

When Nike and the National Basketball Association formalized their partnership earlier this year, both brands focused on bringing change to game day. Motor City jerseys will be available for purchase by visiting the team's online merchandise store , and at Little Caesars Arena, beginning in February.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:52

But since losing six of seven, the Chiefs have won their past three games - capturing the AFC West title in the process. But fans continued to grumble about his conservative style, particularly during a four-game losing stretch that included poor passing performances against the Giants and Bills.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:06

Wild Oats, helmed by Mark Richards, crossed the line in the River Derwent at 9:48 pm (1048 GMT) after steaming down the eastern coast of Australia at an average of around 20 knots before being becalmed in the final few miles. But their race to the finish line could be delayed on the notoriously sluggish Derwent River leading to Hobart. The lighter Wild Oats XI picked up a breeze and finished 26 minutes ahead of LDV Comanche to claim line honours for the ninth time.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:36

The NFL has canceled the final SNF game of the season, the first time it has done so since 2006. Deadspin reports that television ratings are likely to have played a role in the decision as the last time the National Football League hosted a New Year's Eve evening fixture (2009) it turned out to be a ratings disaster.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:04

And since returning to Germany with Bayern, he has won back-to-back league championships, establishing himself as among the best in the game. Yesterday after Chelsea's win over Brighton, Conte said much the same about the Chilean - "I must be honest, it's not right to talk about a player from another team - especially if you try to link this player with us, But [Arturo] is a fantastic player".

by | December 27, 2017 | 17:16

We should know who is right by this time next week. "We'll come back on the plane (Sunday night) and get everything finalized through the season, get all the reports (done), like we always do, get all our end-of-the-season business done", he said.

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:32

You know the January transfer window is coming near when Arsenal are linked with Julian Draxler . Sanchez wants to be reunited with his former boss Guardiola, and Arsene Wenger is beginning to accept that they must sell last season's top scorer.

by | December 27, 2017 | 04:22

While that's true, sometimes, it just happens. After an overall poor shooting performance, the Cleveland Cavaliers fell to the Golden State Warriors 99-92. They know if they ain't call it it's not a foul". Cleveland's Tyron Lue can counter because he starts the game smaller now, with Jose Calderon , J.R.

by | December 27, 2017 | 04:06

Jordan Raanan of ESPN sheds additional light on what is clearly a contentious relationship between the teammates and the weirdness is further illustrated by Apple receiving no defensive playing time in the team's Week 16 loss. Last week, Collins spoke about the need for Apple to "grow up" and said that he and other veterans were not so much mentoring Apple as "raising" him.