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Raptors use strong defense in 4th to beat Magic 93-86

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On Wednesday, due to some horrendous defense (and incredible shooting by Toronto), the Cavs found themselves trailing by 15 at the break after allowing the Raptors to roll up 79 points. Aaron Gordon , returning after missing five games with a concussion, added 16 points. The Raptors are 2-6 ATS in the last 8 meetings in Cleveland, 1-3-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings and the home team is 3-1-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings. Read More »

Manchester United could hand out song sheets to improve Old Trafford atmosphere

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Former Man United man Gary Neville has now had his say on the problems surrounding Shaw at Man United, and he does not agree with Mourinho pinning the blame on certain players. Asked if Shaw has it in him to come again, Young added: "Yeah, of course". He is a fantastic player, but if you have to question some of it - his drive, training everyday, and giving absolutely everything. Read More »

NBC Sports Grabs Indianapolis 500 Rights From ABC After 54 Years

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Sports Group announced Wednesday that its network would be the new home of IndyCar races, including the Indianapolis 500 , with NBC's digital platforms streaming races, replays, qualifying, practices and the Indy Lights series. Dates, times and networks for next season will be announced at a later date. "We're excited to have NBC Sports serve as the exclusive home of IndyCar, which represents the most competitive open-wheel racing in the world", says Jon Miller , president, programming, ... Read More »

'Williams draw shows rules should change' - James Blake

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For the 23-time Grand Slam champion, the outcome at Indian Wells wasn't entirely unexpected. Osaka's powerful serving and relentless return game were even stronger in the second and she broke Williams to go 3-1 up and was never threatened again. Read More »

CBI registers FIR in Rs 824-crore 'loan fraud' by Kanishk Gold

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Chandrasekhar, General Manager, SBI Mid Corporate Regional Office, Chennai . The jeweller first defaulted in March 2017 where the firm failed to pay interest to eight member banks. CBI said that the nature of the limit was Working Capital facility sanctioned to the tune of Rs.747 crore. "It was also alleged that there was a falsification of records and the removal of the stocks which was secured to the lenders". Read More »

Sam Darnold has impressive throwing session during USC Pro Day

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Even beyond that, one National Football League quarterbacks coach who spoke with Sports Illustrated upon the conclusion of the combine voiced surprise over Darnold's performance in his team interview, saying that the USC product "wasn't as far along as I thought he was". Read More »

These Two Teams Have Entered Race For Ndamukong Suh

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However, Suh is still also considering both the New Orleans Saints and Tennessee Titans . Among these potential moves was the expected visit with free agent All-Pro defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh on Wednesday afternoon. Over the course of his eight-year career to date, Suh has amassed 422 tackles (289 solo), 51.5 sacks, 28 passes defensed, four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries, one interception and one touchdown. Read More »

Panini Signs Saquon Barkley to Card, Memorabilia Deal

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Saquon Barkley made news at Penn State's Pro Day Tuesday doing nothing more strenuous than signing autographs. "And he finished No. 1 across the boards", the coach added. Devontae Booker and De'Angelo Henderson could serve as rotational backups and Denver could try to trade Anderson to a running back-needy team once injuries start happening at training camps. Read More »

UA's Miller refutes rumors about Pitt interest

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Sean Miller says he is not a candidate for the Pitt basketball job, which reports had connected him to. Reports have said that intermediaries have reached out to Pittsburgh on Miller's behalf to express interest in the job. Pitt's coaching job is vacant after the school fired Kevin Stallings after two seasons. The question around the job may boil down to Miller's involvement in the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into college basketball. Read More »

Navy's Buchter Heads to NCAA Diving Championship

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The diving trials and finals will begin following the swimming prelims Thursday through Saturday. In that case, I would suggest getting a Powerball ticket because you're guaranteed to win. A total of 24 games went into overtime, four into double-overtime and only one had three OT periods. The Blue Devils will need that suffocating defense to try and limit UConn's scoring output, as they now lead the nation at 89.8 points per game. Read More »

Ashley Young Talks Up Luke Shaw Potential Amid Manchester United Exit Rumours

Young is hopeful of cementing a place in the World Cup squad. "I don't see how the issue can be resolved". Young has become United's first-choice left-back for José Mourinho, with Shaw enduring a torrid time under the manager. This was the latest occasion the manager had given Shaw a public admonishment , with Mourinho previous year claiming he had to be the player's brain during a win at Everton. Read More »

D'Tigers Star Aminu Sets New NBA Record In Blazers Defeat

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I'm still doing that". Two free throws from Paul made the deficit four and the 13-game win streak officially came to a close. CP3 finished the game with 22 points, eight rebounds, and six assists. The Rockets came back to get even by the break. Houston seized a 100-94 advantage on a three-point play by Luc Mbah a Moute with 7:10 to go. Occupying the eighth and final playoff spot in the West going into the game, the Timberwolves are now two and a half games ahead of ninth-placed Denver ... Read More »

Chelsea ready to rescue Luke Shaw from Manchester United

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With a release clause in his contract standing at around £44m, Corriere dello Sport explain the Serie A side are anxious Ghoulam could give in to the temptation of signing for Manchester United in the summer, teaming up with José Mourinho in the process in a move probably orchestrated by Jorge Mendes. Read More »

West Indies qualify for World Cup 2019 after rains dash Scotland's hopes

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After bowling West Indies out for just 198, Scotland were 125 for five in pursuit before heavy rain forced the game to be called off with the Scots still five runs shy of the par score. "We came into this qualifying competition as the top-ranked side and we really had to play up to expectations". West Indies is the second-last team to secure a place at the World Cup in England and Wales . Read More »

Senators captain Erik Karlsson announces death of unborn son

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I can't express the feelings appropriate in words for what I feel for Karlsson's family. "It's definitely a sad day". "It puts perspective on life and what's going on here". Bad news has just broken. Condolences are being shared for the couple across Twitter. "The entire LA Kings' organization is thinking of Erik Karlsson and his family during this time", the Kings tweeted from their official account. Read More »

Griezmann puts time frame on decision on his future

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Atletico have suggested they will do what ever they can to keep Griezmann. He continued: "It is certain that after last summer, between my statements and their repercussions, it was hard to think only about football and to have fun on the field. Read More »

LaSalle's Luke Willson to play for Detroit Lions

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What's unclear is where he will be playing next, though signs Tuesday night increasingly pointed to Detroit, which had been thought to be Willson's favored destination if he couldn't remain in Seattle since he is from nearby LaSalle, Ontario. Read More »

Kyle Korver will miss game vs. Raptors following his brother's death

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Add Kyle Korver to the list of members of the Cleveland Cavaliers who will not be available in Wednesday night's matchup against the Toronto Raptors . "He defined kindness and hard work". Our thoughts and prayers are with the Korver family during this hard time. "He will be missed & forever loved". Read More »

Finally, India-West Indies ODI to be held at Greenfield in Thiruvananthapuram

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A cricket match at the stadium would mean that the football pitch prepared for the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2017 will be changed to create the pitch for the cricket match. In another tweet, the local MP thanked everyone for the outpouring of support for his firm opposition to KCA's shifting the ODI to Kochi. "Hoping that neither the cricket nor the football fans are disappointed", he tweeted. Read More »

Jose Mourinho Is Destroying Luke Shaw- Matt Le Tissier

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However, Young has now called for Shaw to work harder if he is to fulfil his potential, telling BBC Sport: "He's a fantastic player. You also don't know what happens at training or how he lives his life to give an accurate assessment but, while there are players that this sort of approach can work with, I just don't think Shaw is one of them". Read More »

Tua Tagovailoa injures thumb in first Spring Practice

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No other quarterback on Alabama's roster has attempted a pass in a college game. "Tua hurt his thumb [Tuesday] in practice", Saban said. Tagovailoa entered last season's national championship game against Georgia in the second half, replacing starter Jalen Hurts . Read More »

Joshua vs Parker: Weight target kept secret by Anthony Joshua

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Luke Campbell and I both want to fight for World titles and I don't think either of us would have a problem in fighting the other, but the ultimate goal for us both is to win a World title. Anthony Joshua's trainer has insisted they aren't underestimating Joseph Parker, fearing they would "come unstuck" if they did. Kiwi heavyweight champion Joseph Parker's proud father has been keeping a close eye on his son's training, ahead of next week's mega unification heavyweight bout against British ... Read More »

England goalie hopeful Pope says it's every man for himself

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It allowed me to get into the men's game and play men's football at that young age which helped me springboard and helped me grow as a player. "I don't know what choice I'd be, but there's work to do", Pope said. Southgate brought England Under-21 defender Alexander-Arnold into the session to help bolster the numbers, with the teenager taking part in an attack versus defence drill towards the end of the session. Read More »

Smith ready for tough WGC-Match Play group

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I mean he should have won. "I've always liked this tournament because it's the least pressured event of the year, because anyone can beat anyone in 18 holes", McIlroy said. And if I can do that, I've had good success here. "I've got an opportunity this week and next week to generate that momentum". I think everyone has tough competitors this week, because it doesn't matter who the favorite is. Read More »

Trae Young officially declares for 2018 NBA Draft

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Young is the first major-conference Division I player to total 800 points and 250 assists in the same season, finishing with 876 points and 279 assists. Though his whirlwind freshman campaign ended in disappointing fashion following Oklahoma's late-season collapse, Young was undoubtedly college basketball's most buzzworthy player in 2017-18. Read More »