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Kawhi Leonard's Rehab Moving Slower Than Expected

Three players are averaging double-digit scoring so far: LaMarcus Aldridge (22.4 ppg), reserve Rudy Gay (12.6 ppg) and Danny Green (10.4 ppg). Don't expect to see Spurs All-NBA forward Kawhi Leonard racing up the court and throwing down dunks anytime soon. Read More »

Sergio Ramos: 'Door is open for Neymar at Real Madrid'

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Sergio Ramos has opened the door for Neymar to move to Real Madrid with increasing talk that the Brazilian has failed to settle in Paris. 'I don't miss anyone. "It is easier to come through PSG than directly from Barcelona ". "He is one of the best in the world". " They are personal decisions, you never know what can happen because football goes around a lot ". Read More »

Ball's brother faces jail time in China for stealing

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The three Bruins were transported by police from a hotel in Hangzhou, China around 1 p.m. local time on Tuesday. The rest of the team has now gone to Shanghai, where they will open the season Friday against Georgia Tech at the Baoshan Arena. Read More »

Don't write off Chelsea in Premier League title race - Lampard

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Manchester United take on Manchester City at Old Trafford on 10 December, before Tottenham play Pep Guardiola's men the week after in what looks set to be a crucial month in the title race. Such has been City's high level of performance that Chelsea shot-stopper Thibaut Courtois recently labelled City as being "unstoppable". To change that around with pretty much the same group of players shows what a great manager he is. Read More »

Setback for England as Jake Ball suffers ankle injury

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The Nottinghamshire bowler initially got treatment on the field from England physio Craig de Weymarn but was forced to leave the playing area. "He won't play any further part today and will be assessed today and overnight". Ball took a wicket before his participation was cut short as England reduced the Cricket Australia XI to 57-5 before Tim Paine and Matthew Short saw them through to 128-5 at dinner in the day-night contest. Read More »

Mourinho gives condition to let David De Gea join Real Madrid

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Few days back, we covered a report (via Don Balon ) claiming that Mourinho is taking advantage of the current crisis situation at Madrid to sign Varane. De Gea has been in outstanding form again for United so far this season and has kept eight Premier League clean sheets - three more than any other goalie in the top-flight. Read More »

Lallana set for return to match action

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The Liverpool boss touched on a range of topics, including why he chose to coach the Merseyside giants. Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet believes the squad have handled the absence of key players Sadio Mane, Philippe Coutinho and Adam Lallana well and their impending comeback after the worldwide break provides a chance to kick on. Read More »

Sergio Aguero planning transfer to Independiente

Man City maintain they have the option to extend Aguero's stay until 2020, but the player's will could make the difference with El Rojo unlikely to be able to afford a portion of the player's wages and a significant transfer fee. Who knows what'll happen this season to Aguero but we should marvel at his brilliance while we still have the chance. I was with a friend and said to him, 'I'll fasten my seat belt just in case.' But I just couldn't do it since it was sort of hidden. Read More »

Frankie Edgar Out Of UFC 218 vs. Max Holloway Due To Injury

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Frankie Edgar's Cinderella Man storyline was one of the most interesting parts of the UFC 218 card. Following the news of Edgar's withdrawal due to a facial injury, it had been postulated that perhaps a rematch with Aldo would be the logical choice for UFC boss Dana White. Read More »

ONE Championship Star Angela Lee Involved In Car Accident, Title Fight Off

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One Championship atomweight champion Angela Lee (8-0-0) was involved in a vehicle accident early Monday morning according to company CEO Chatri Sityodtong , who revealed the news in a Facebook post. Lee's parents are also both martial artists and they've certainly taught here well as her submission game in particular has impressed during her career to date, accounting for six of her victories to date, including a rare twister finish and an anaconda choke last time out. Read More »

Andre Iguodala to start in place of injured Kevin Durant vs

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Durant may be the reigning NBA Finals MVP, but the other members of the Warriors' core went to back-to-back Finals, won a championship and won an NBA-record 73 games in a regular season without him. According to ESPN.com, the longtime New Orleans Hornets forward has been averaging nearly seven points and almost two blocks a game in just 11 minutes of playing time. Read More »

Colts CB Vontae Davis to undergo season-ending groin surgery, report says

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Pro Football Talk had previously reported that the missed game was injury related. The 29-year-old hadn't been playing like his usual self and there are reasons to believe the groin is the main culprit. Davis spoke to reporters in Indy on Wednesday and, per multiple reports , confirmed that his groin injury is still causing problems on the field that led to Pagano's decision to drop him down the depth chart. Read More »

Russell Westbrook has flagrant foul rescinded but Carmelo Anthony's stands

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That play was one of two that upset OKC on Sunday. Donovan said he asked for a review of the play and was denied. After Russell Westbrook taking a hit to the face was called for just a common foul then Carmelo Anthony got ejected for elbowing Jusuf Nurkic while Anthony attempted a layup shortly, the Thunder sounded off. Read More »

Bruce Pearl refusing to cooperate with school investigation

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Person was indicted on Tuesday and is facing six federal charges of conspiracy to commit bribery, solicitation of bribes and gratuities, conspiracy to commit honest services fraud, honest services wire fraud, conspiracy to commit wire fraud and travel act conspiracy. Read More »

Manu Tuilagi: Pay fees to Samoan players, not bankrupt union

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This news means that their upcoming tests with Scotland and England may be plunged into doubt. Samoan rugby has been declared "bankrupt" by their prime minister before Tests against Scotland on Saturday and England later this month. Both home nations could be in a position to help the financially-stricken union by offering them up gate receipts from their respective matches, but that is exclusively at the discretion of the RFU and the Scottish Rugby Union. Read More »

Packers' Martellus Bennett won't play vs. Bears after shoulder injury

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Bennett is still hampered with a shoulder injury. Bennett played only seven games with the Packers after winning a Super Bowl in New England past year; the Bears traded him to the Packers in March 2016. They gave him a $6.3 million signing bonus. Bennett, who was dealing with a shoulder injury, was released with a "failure to disclose physical condition" designation. Read More »

Broncos place RT Watson on IR, sign T Kouandjio

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It was hamstring, it was calf injuries . "So, I wasn't overly concerned when we signed him". He allowed 7.5 sacks this season. Joseph, who wasn't sure if Watson would elect to have surgery, said it would be hard for Kouandjio to play Sunday when the Broncos (3-5) host the New England Patriots (6-2). Read More »

Bears Favored to Beat Packers Sunday

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It hasn't been the greatest first half and change for Bennett, who has caught only 24 passes for 233 yards without recording a touchdown. ESPN reporter Field Yates revealed the news on Wednesday. He posted on Instagram last month that he believes the last games of this season will be the last of his 10- year career. Considering the length of his deal with the Packers , that certainly came as a bit of a surprise. Read More »

Jags CB Ramsey regrets not getting "money's worth" in fight

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At the end of the day, I took it and yes I was hot because I got kicked out and I wanted my money's worth. Jalen Ramsey must have missed the memo that you should respect your elders. I'm going to let you'll know that's not true. He said that he pushed Green on every single snap and meant to get in his head. But I don't go personal. Read More »

Chris Ballard: No one in front office is unhappy with Andrew Luck

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After participating in some practices, the Colts made the decision to shut Luck down and place him on IR rather than allow him to play this season. "I really wonder if Luck's future is in Indianapolis". Kravitz pointed out that Dungy's report supports hints that Irsay has previously said Luck's issues could be mental. "It's been said before by one of the greatest athletes and competitors who've played any sport - the quote was this: 'These games, all games, are played on a four-inch field ... Read More »

LSU athletics reaches 90 percent in Graduation Success Rate

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The Division I Board of Directors created the GSR in response to Division I college and university presidents who wanted data that more accurately reflected the mobility of college students than the federal graduation rate. The latest GSR cohort includes student-athletes that enrolled at Georgia Tech from 2007-10. "Our consistent position among the highest achievers in the NCAA Graduation Success Rate data is a direct reflection of our athletes, coaches and academic staff, and a ... Read More »

South Australian Jockey Suspended After Punching Horse

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JOCKEY Dylan Cabouche was suspended for two weeks after punching his mount behind the barriers before a race at Port Lincoln on Wednesday. Eventually, the animal was coaxed into starting the race - but finished eighth, more than 14 lengths off the race victor. Read More »

Jerry Jones hired Harvey Weinstein's lawyer to bury Roger Goodell

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The New York Times first reported the development on Wednesday. But is in the middle of one of its most tumultuous seasons over issues like players kneeling during the national anthem to protest social injustice, a wave of injuries to star players, and a television ratings slide that has fed debate over whether the game is declining. Read More »

Browns hope to have Josh Gordon ready to play in Week 13

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Looking trim, the 26-year-old, who hasn't played since the end of the 2014 season, refused to provide any specifics about his alcohol or drug usage. His first had to be cut short because Gordon had to be at a team meeting, so he was later brought into the facility's media center where Gordon answered questions while standing next to black-and-white photos of Hall of Famers Otto Graham, Marion Motely and Dante Lavelli. Read More »

California NAACP seeks to remove 'Star-Spangled Banner' as national anthem

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The group says the song, which has been a point of controversy in the National Football League, is "one of the most racist, pro-slavery, anti-black songs in the American lexicon", The Sacramento Bee reported Tuesday. The poem became the national anthem under President Herbert Hoover nearly 117 years later. The organization added that it is also circulating a second resolution to state lawmakers in support of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to ensure he can play on ... Read More »

Bobby Portis 'Can't Control' Fallout Of Nikola Mirotic Situation

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We think he'd react to a dumbbell being dropped on his toes with: "Gosh golly, that smarts". ABOUT THE RAPTORS (5-4): Kyle Lowry's hard start to the season continued Sunday, as the All-Star point guard was ejected after missing all four of his shot attempts in 12 lackluster minutes. Read More »