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National Basketball Association fines Pelicans star Anthony Davis $25K for verbally abusing referee

Dan Feldman, with NBC Sports, reported Friday that the league fined Davis for "verbally abusing a game official and failing to leave the court in a timely manne...


Putting Eli Manning's benching in perspective will make you feel old

But he was at a loss to know what it was. Not being at the team's headquarters Tuesday when Manning was devastated by the decision topped the list. "Listen,...


Antonio Conte charged by FA following dismissal against Swansea

It is a odd coincidence". This week, Newcastle played at West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday and Chelsea were at home against Swansea on Wednesday. 'The ref...


Auburn Jumps to #2 in College Football Rankings

This is the best part of the college football calendar. As expected and desired, College Football Playoff implications will be at stake, as a second win ove...


Cashman: Managerial interviews are complete

He doesn't expect Beltran to get the job but believes the recently-retired player "will be with the Yankees in some capacity next year". Giants bench coach Hen...


TN disputes Nissan's $770-m claim

The agreement between Nissan and the the Tamil Nadu government was for the refund of the incentives over 21 years, but the firm wanted the amount sooner, an o...


Could USC jump Alabama for playoff spot?

They'll be pulling hard for them, or they should be. Wisconsin is now in the top four based on being the sole unbeaten team among the Power Five conferences. ...


Guardiola asked to explain Redmond incident by FA

Guardiola was also seen having an odd exchange with Southampton winger Redmond after the full-time whistle, gesticulating at the player, but said he was telli...


Kenya Seek Perfect Start to World Cup Season in Dubai

Whitefishs Nicole Heavirland, the captain for the Eagles at the tournament, scored a try in the second half of the New Zealand rout. With an average age of 22...


Gronkowski Shares Memories Of Being Slammed Through Tables At Family Gatherings

For sure. Like at family get-togethers. McCourty was asked about the intimate venue of New Era Field. "I would say just being able to go there gets your juice...


Yankees ready to compete with Rangers, all others for Japanese star Ohtani

The MLB Network's Jon Morosi tweeted on Friday morning that multiple execs believe Ohtani prefers to join a team that doesn't already have a Japanese star o...


Super Eagles draw Argentina fifth time in W'Cup

The question is why do we have Argentina always in our group in every world cup? The Eagles faced Argentina in 1994,2002, 2010 and 2014 in South Africa.Ironical...


Arsenal and City to go head-to-head for Evans in January

The Gunners have struggled defensively at times this season and injury problems have left them short in central defence on a number of occasions. City manager...


Stanford Cardinal vs. USC Trojans

The Cardinal have won eight of nine overall, the lone loss was a field goal defeat at Washington State. USC should be able to cover while betting the over is a ...


Coach McCarthy: QB Aaron Rodgers could be back on practice field Saturday

He was placed on IR on October 20, one day after his surgery. The Packers are off on Friday prior to their Week 13 matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on...


In Form Chelsea Can Brush Aside A Newcastle In Freefall

The Red Devils have some transfer history with Chelsea having signed Juan Mata years ago, and Nemanja Matic in the past summer, but look to be beaten by los G...


Ole Miss supposed to get NCAA ruling on infractions Friday

New Rebels coach Matt Luke, who had been an assistant on Freeze's staff, was not named in the NCAA report and thus did not get a show-cause penalty. He might fa...


Barcelona could move for Willian if Coutinho deal falls through

It all feels fabricated, but if Coutinho is to leave Liverpool then surely the club's fans would find it hilarious if Barcelona, who have been irritating the cl...


Back in Lebanon, Hariri says Iran-backed Hizbullah must accept reduced role

In a tweet late Wednesday, Hariri predicted that he may formally rescind his resignation next week. Hizbullah is an opponent of Hariri's Saudi Arabia-backed F...


5 keys for the Bulldogs to win SEC Championship Game

What time is the Georgia-Auburn SEC Championship Game? Georgia will have to do some work on the field to force a different outcome, and here are five th...