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George Hill: What the point guard brings to the Cleveland Cavaliers

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The phone lines are buzzing in Cleveland Thursday afternoon, as the Cavs acquired swingman Rodney Hood and veteran guard George Hill in a three team deal. Crowder averaged 8.6 points after arriving in the offseason deal in which Kyrie Irving was traded to the Boston Celtics. We can look for Crowder to spend time at both forward spots with Derrick Favors and Jonas Jerebko seeing decreased minutes at power forward. Read More »

Wenger: Mkhitaryan is very professional in training and matches

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They are winless in five games across all competitions outside the confines of Emirates Stadium, with their past two Premier League assignments on the road ending in defeats to Bournemouth and Swansea City. 'I am convinced that he [Pochettino] wanted to say that tricking your opponent is to say that you have to be clever. They've gathered 28 points in 13 home games , which makes Spurs the 4 best home team in the League. Read More »

Apple News wants to curate the Winter Olympics for you

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Konstantin Vybornov, spokesman for the Olympic athletes from Russian Federation in Pyeongchang , told Reuters he could not immediately comment on the CAS ruling. A major fall prevented the 18-year-old from ending in the top three, but he was still able to snag fourth place. Nathan Chen of the US was fourth after doubling a triple toeloop and quad toeloop and falling on his troublesome triple axel. Read More »

Eagles Super Bowl Parade

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I know there's supposed to be millions of people. And from the head coach to the team management, "Philly, is this what heaven's like?" asked Howie Roseman. The Lombardi Trophy rests in Philadelphia for the next year. On Thursday, four days after the Philadelphia Eagles won their first Super Bowl , as underdogs against one of the most successful teams in football history, it was as though the governor had put that uncle in charge with a mission: celebrate. Read More »

Akshay Kumar PadMan Movie First/1st Day Collections Worldwide Predictions

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The film shifts the story setting to Madhya Pradesh where Lakshmikanth Chauhan, a school dropout and a mechanic ( Akshay Kumar ) does everything in his capacity to impress his newly wedded wife, Gayatri ( Radhika Apte ). This was developed by your wife, Twinkle Khanna, what does her passion for the project and this story mean to you and to India? I feel his music is so fitting to any script he has directed music for especially in Pad Man . Read More »

Boston Celtics: Cavaliers Lakers Trade Changes A Lot

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Thomas' fault or not, the team's front office has given LeBron a loud and clear message during this deadline, as they didn't consult him regarding the moves they did that sent Thomas, Crowder, Frye, Rose and Iman Shumpert away from the team. Read More »

Danny Care and Jonathan Joseph come in for England against Wales

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M Brown; A Watson, J Joseph, O Farrell, J May; G Ford, D Care; M Vunipola, D Hartley, D Cole; J Launchbury, M Itoje; C Lawes, C Robshaw, S Simmonds. Wigglesworth is joined among the replacements by fellow Saracens players Jamie George and George Kruis, all of whom will hope to feature against Wales . Read More »

Johnson two shots behind leaders at Pebble Beach

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Day had five birdies and two bogeys in his opening 69 at SpyGlass Hill course, three-under par, to sit in a tie for 31st after the first round. McIlroy picked up shots on the par-fives at 11 and 14, before cancelling out a dropped shot at the 16th with an eight-foot gain at the last. Read More »

Rooney: Steelers seek long-term deal for Le'Veon Bell

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Rooney said the Steelers have the "next several weeks" to reach a deal with Bell but stayed neutral on whether the team would apply the tag, which is worth around $14.5 million. "But bottom line is we're excited that's the way he feels and we'll continue to work with him and hopefully get a couple more rings with him". Bell played under the franchise tag in 2017, earning a one-year salary of $12.1 million. Read More »

Steelers hire Bradley, Dunbar in sweeping defensive coaching makeover

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Karl Dunbar was hired from the University of Alabama as defensive line coach. Coach Mike Tomlin is familiar with Dunbar as the two worked together on the staff of the Minnesota Vikings . "Having the relationship with Mike (Tomlin ) and some of the coaches on the staff". A lot of things he did, I do. He then spent two years with CBS Sports before becoming the assistant head coach at West Virginia in 2014. Read More »

Women's hockey preview: U.S. doesn't want to finish second again

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Among all of the United States' incredible moments in the Olympic Games are a few that standout as especially triumphant, including the US hockey team's defeat of the Soviet Union at the height of the second Cold War. Ebbett is one of four assistant captains named Thursday on Canada's men's hockey team. "I'm hoping that he doesn't get lit up". While Gionta is by far the most experienced player on the roster and captain for good reason, don't be surprised if it's the youngest player - ... Read More »

Pelicans vs. Pacers Postponed Due to Leak in Smoothie King Center Roof

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While arena officials sought to dry the court and attempted to make a catch basin in the rafters to keep the water from reaching the floor, the game was ultimately unable to be played. After a lengthy delay, the organization announced via its Twitter account that the National Basketball Association decided the game would be postponed until a later date and that fans would be given refunds on their tickets. Read More »

Mkhitaryan set to start vs. Everton - Arsene Wenger

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And, after finalising his switch to the Emirates Stadium , Aubameyang suggested he plays in a similar way to Henry, insisting that he is part of the reason he is so fond of the club. Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is meant to replace Alexis Sanchez, who the Gunners last week traded for Henrikh Mkhitaryan . Chelsea have confirmed the signing of Olivier Giroud from Arsenal and the striker has signed an 18-month deal with the Blues . Read More »

Boston Celtics could decide to stand pat at trade deadline

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The Denver Nuggets are interested in Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart and have had talks with the Eastern Conference franchise about acquiring him, according to Marc Stein of The New York Times . In his rookie season he achieved All-Rookie second team honors with averages of 7.8 points, 3.3 rebounds, and 3.1 assists per game, shooting 34-percent from deep. Read More »

Razzak, Taijul baffle Sri Lanka

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Lakmal drew first blood after taking a return catch off his own bowling to remove Tamim Iqbal for four in just the third ball of the Bangladesh innings. The only stable partnership, after the dismissal of Mendis, was that between Roshen and Dilruwan Perera which added 52 runs. No fewer than 14 wickets fell on a treacherous day-one surface, and by the end of it, Bangladesh were the side in the poorer position. Read More »

Philadelphia Eagles: John DeFilippo is headed to Minnesota

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In his two years as quarterbacks coach of the Eagles , DeFilippo helped Carson Wentz emerge into an MVP candidate, throwing 33 touchdowns to seven interceptions through 13 games this season before suffering a season-ending injury. "Here's my take on the whole thing: My goal this year is to be the best quarterback coach in the National Football League, improve our guys as much as I can, and then usually things have a way of taking care of themselves." Mark Sanchez became the next high ... Read More »

Duke faces UNC in hottest game of the night

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North Carolina is coming off a 96-65 win at home over Pitt this past weekend. Regardless, this game will once again mark the unofficial start to the college basketball season. Against the best rebounding team in the country, the Blue Devils secured nearly every board and point in the paint. Duke's issues this season (mostly with its four freshman starters struggling on defense) and North Carolina's issues this season (mostly with its inability to consistently get to the rim on offense ... Read More »

Tyreke Evans Still a Grizzly; James Ennis Not

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Per USA Today's Alex Kennedy , the C's offered Memphis two second-round picks and youngster Guerschon Yabusele for Evans, but were rebuffed. The 2009-10 Rookie of the Year is enjoying his best season since his debut campaign, averaging 19.5 points, 5.0 assists and 5.0 rebounds in 46 games. Read More »

New England Patriots: Keeping Josh McDaniels is big win for organization

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However, the supposed partnership between McDaniels and the Colts appeared to have collapsed overnight after the Patriots lost to the Philadelphia Eagles on the night of February 4 with a score of 41-33. Assuming that the Colts plan on sticking with quarterback Andrew Luck , Reich makes ideal sense as a head coaching candidate. "You don't have a head coach, the head coach you thought you had just said no to you and is going back to your rival." . Read More »

Here's a look at the 2018 Winter Olympic events that begin today

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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday talked up what he called the unprecedented strength of the Japan-U.S. alliance, and emphasized his nation's resolve to "peacefully dismantle" North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. This smaller delegation consists of almost two dozen people, though North Korea has also organized hundreds of athletes, cheerleaders, and "fans" to send south to the event. Read More »

Clippers do not trade DeAndre Jordan at trade deadline

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Who knows? Maybe Montell's 6-foot-8 frame might be of some assistance in halting the current situation the Cavs are in. A package of Marcin Gortat, Jason Smith (perhaps heading to a third team), Kelly Oubre and a first-round pick has always been my favorite realistic Jordan package. Read More »

Grading the Nittany Lions 2018 class

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The Nittany Lions took home their fifth straight West Point Army Open to pilot the season and then went on to defeat Army in their first home meet at Rec Hall. Since he was hired at Penn State four years ago, Franklin has talked many times about the importance of having strong line play. I will be committing to Penn State today for the 5th year in a row. Read More »

Gisele Bundchen Backtracks Super Bowl Remark: 'No One Let Anyone Win'

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In a tweet , Bundchen clarified her comments, saying: "No one "let" anyone win". Many people took issue with her phrasing, as it suggested to them that she was demeaning the Eagles' victory. The Eagles fans said Bundchen made it look like Brady allowed them to win. Let's let them win.' Na-ah. Critics seized on these comments, saying that it came off as Gisele telling the kids that their father had let the other team win, which was disrespectful to the Eagles . Read More »

Lewandowski growing exhausted of Real Madrid transfer chatter

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Former Barcelona captain Xavi Hernandez has tipped Paris Saint-Germain as favourites to progress from their blockbuster Champions League tie against Real Madrid . Despite the speculation, Ronaldo played down how close a potential Madrid move was for Neymar . It's showing that age is not simply a number. Perhaps his glory days are behind him. Read More »

China and Switzerland involved in curling controversy at Winter Olympics

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At a press conference on Tuesday, the pair stressed that their strength lies in teamwork. Becca said that after growing up in the sport together, now getting to compete side-by-side shows how much their careers have intertwined. "We're each other's coaches now", Matt said. Much of the USA television coverage will be shown in a tape-delay on NBC, but fans watching the live stream online quickly fell in love with the US sibling team of Matt Hamilton and Becca Hamilton. Read More »