Sports

The eighth-ranked Central Florida Knights overcame a 17-point halftime deficit and extended their win streak to 25 games, beating the visiting Memphis Tigers 56-41 in the American Athletic Conference title game on Saturday in Orlando, Fla. Dec 1, 2018; Orlando, FL, USA; Memphis Tigers defensive lineman O’Bryan Goodson (1) chases UCF Knights running back Greg
0 Comments
FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – Copa Libertadores Final – Second leg – River Plate v Boca Juniors – Antonio Vespucio Liberti Stadium, Buenos Aires, Argentina – November 24, 2018 General view of River Plate’s fans inside the stadium before the match REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci/File Photo BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – River Plate have rejected the decision to
0 Comments
Danny Green made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 2:07 to play in overtime, and the Toronto Raptors went on to defeat the visiting Golden State Warriors 131-128 Thursday night. Nov 29, 2018; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard (2) tries to get past Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) on his way to
0 Comments
Richard Sherman ventures to Seattle as a visiting player for the first time this Sunday and is eager to play against his former team. Nov 25, 2018; Tampa, FL, USA; San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman (25) before playing against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The
0 Comments
TOKYO (Reuters) – The “diligent” preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games are setting a fine example for future bids, according to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach. FILE PHOTO: International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach poses for a group photo session with Yoshiro Mori, President of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Committee,
0 Comments
Jacksonville running back Leonard Fournette will sit out the Jaguars’ Sunday game against the Indianapolis Colts after his appeal of a one-game suspension was denied Wednesday. Nov 25, 2018; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette (27) runs the ball down to the one yard line as Buffalo Bills free safety Jordan
0 Comments
Add Major League Baseball to the list of professional sports leagues partnering up with gaming operators. FILE PHOTO: Tampa Bay Rays’ Chris Archer pitches against the Toronto Blue Jays in the first inning of their MLB American League baseball game in Toronto September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Jon Blacker The league announced Tuesday a multi-year partnership with
0 Comments
FILE PHOTO: National League pitcher Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants throws during practice before the Major League Baseball All-Star Game Home Run Derby in New York, July 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Segar Madison Bumgarner, a pillar of the World Series championship teams in San Francisco, could be traded by the Giants. Giants’ president of
0 Comments
The NFL has suspended Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette for one game without pay for violating league rules on unsportsmanlike conduct and unnecessary roughness. Nov 25, 2018; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Harrison Phillips (99) dives to tackle Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette (27) as he runs the ball during
0 Comments
Nov 25, 2018; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone on the sidelines during the fourth quarter against the Buffalo Bills at New Era Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports Offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett was fired by the Jacksonville Jaguars on Monday. “These are always tough decisions,” head coach Doug Marrone
0 Comments
Soccer Football – Copa Libertadores Final – Second leg – River Plate v Boca Juniors – Antonio Vespucio Liberti Stadium, Buenos Aires, Argentina – November 25, 2018 General view fans inside the stadium before the match REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – The rescheduled second leg of the Copa Libertadores soccer final between River Plate
0 Comments
Central Florida quarterback McKenzie Milton underwent emergency surgery Friday night after suffering a serious leg injury against South Florida, and his family issued a statement Saturday afternoon updating his condition. Nov 23, 2018; Tampa, FL, USA;UCF Knights quarterback McKenzie Milton (10) lays on the ground after an apparent injury and South Florida Bulls head coach
0 Comments
FILE PHOTO: Former National Football League player and coach Mike Ditka listens during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington September 18, 2007. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Former NFL player, coach and commentator Mike Ditka is recovering from a heart attack suffered earlier this week, according to his agent. “Coach Ditka had a mild heart attack earlier
0 Comments
No. 6 Oklahoma’s defense surrendered more than 700 yards Friday but also returned two Will Grier fumbles for touchdowns as the Sooners survived 59-56 against No. 13 West Virginia in Morgantown, W. Va. Nov 23, 2018; Morgantown, WV, USA; Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Kyler Murray (1) throws a pass during the third quarter against the West
0 Comments
The Kansas City Royals have named former St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny as a special advisor, the team announced Friday. FILE PHOTO – St Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny watches his team from the dugout against the Cincinnati Reds in their MLB National League baseball game at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio,
0 Comments
Kerwin Roach II scored a career-high 32 points on 12-of-15 shooting as Texas outlasted No. 7 North Carolina 92-89 on Thursday in the opening round of the Las Vegas Invitational. Nov 22, 2018; Las Vegas, NV, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels forward Nassir Little (5) dribbles against the defense of Texas Longhorns guard Kerwin Roach
0 Comments
Nov 22, 2018; Kissimmee, FL, USA; Villanova Wildcats forward Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree (21) dunks over Canisius Golden Griffins guard Takal Molson (15) during the first half at HP Field House. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Sophomore forward Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree had career highs with 15 points and 13 rebounds for his first double-double and Phil Booth
0 Comments
Rui Hachimura’s layup with 1:15 left Wednesday snapped a tie and gave No. 3 Gonzaga an 89-87 win over top-ranked Duke for the Maui Invitational championship in Lahaina, Hawaii. Nov 21, 2018; Lahaina, HI, USA; Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Rui Hachimura (21) guards an inbounds pass by Duke Blue Devils guard Tre Jones (3) in the
0 Comments