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How it happened: LSU examined 10-12 candidates for head coaching job

Current interim head coach Ed Orgeron was brought in after Miles was sacked early in the season. When they called Herman's camp, the Houston coach, in the wak...


LeBron, Cavs teammates not staying at Trump New York hotel

The team has made arrangements for players who do not wish to stay at Trump SoHo to sleep in a different hotel this week for the Cavs' game against the Knicks o...


Thomas Rawls ignites Seahawks running game in win over Panthers

We're not very good right now, that's the reality", said a frank Greg Olsen . "The past three or four times that we've played those guys, it's been a brawl...


French Grand Prix back on F1 calendar from 2018

The world's oldest grand prix was first held in 1906 but was dropped from the calendar in 2008 because of financial issues. The race, last held at Magny-Cours...


Steve Pearce: Jays, Pearce discussions are gaining traction

The main surprise in this report was the once favorite Blue Jays are out on the cornerstone who has hit 193 home runs over the last five years. In two seasons...


Jazz coach Quin Snyder misses game vs Lakers with illness

He had 40 against the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday. Exhausting right? Well I'm not done. During these struggles, Walton has chosen to turn to forward Juliu...


Westbrook's 5th straight triple-double lifts Thunder

Marcus Morris scored 16 of his team-high 21 points in the first half for the Pistons, who saw their three-game winning streak snapped. A few weeks ago, Micha...


Novak Djokovic reveals reasons for Andy Murray defeat

I think I've probably played better matches . A set and a break down, I managed to turn it round. Now, Murray has packed downDjoko in three major finals. T...


Ronaldo and Mourinho 'avoided millions in tax'

Gestifute, which represents the world's football elite, confirmed it had been contacted by various outlets over the alleged tax evasions by its clients but said...


Roby's Pick 6 helps Broncos beat Jaguars 20-10

The unit held Denver to 206 yards and 10 first downs Sunday. The Jaguars seem like a lock to join the exclusive - and depressive - club. "Every time you com...


Australia coach Lehmann looks to defuse Maxwell-Wade row

Berry said Wade wouldn't be happy with Maxwell's comments and the tension could create an awkward environment for Australia with the players set to be teammates...


Fire tears through Oakland dance party, killing at least 9

Firefighters said some of the victims apparently were trapped in the blaze when they couldn't escape down a makeshift stairwell leading to the second floor that...


Mercedes to bide time over Hamilton

Teammate Nico Rosberg duly won the world championship by finishing second to his British teammate, but the German said he endured a "horrible" race at Yas Mar...


Beltran reaches deal with Astros, $16M for 1 year

Beltran hit.295/.337/.513 with 29 homers and 93 RBI in 151 games for the Yankees and Rangers a year ago. He should play close to every day between right field a...


Legacies, bragging rights on line in Iron Bowl, as usual

Malzahn opted to use both Jeremy Johnson and John Franklin III against the Crimson Tide on Saturday. Hurts' rushing total breaks the previous school record fo...


Alan Branch: Alan Branch wins appeal, suspension dropped

Branch's agent later confirmed the news on Twitter. Branch was facing a suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy after reportedly testing pos...


Mets, Cespedes reach $110M deal

Cespedes' $27.5 million annual average salary is the highest ever for an outfielder on a multi-year deal. The move paid off as Cespedes gained another two ye...


Game between Kings and 76ers postponed due to condensation

As for the Nets, if they are really made a decision to give up Lopez, this could be the ideal opportunity to trade him and get two capable players that could re...


Ozil: Take me back Real

And the Real Madrid fans are very loyal and affectionate with me, still they encourage me. "I am enjoying myself in London, but you never know in football"....


Worn-out Charlotte Hornets fall to Detroit Pistons

Last season in the 3 games against the Celtics, he averaged 22.3 points and 16.7 rebounds . As has been the story all season, the Celtics could not find a wa...


Deal Close: MK Dons expected to name new manager

Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill's presence in the crowd in his adopted city will fuel speculation he could succeed Neilson but it is unlikely Hearts cou...


Tiger Woods counts it a success that he's playing golf again

Woods poured his energy into helping the United States team win the Ryder Cup, doing so as an energetic and efficient vice captain, said to be the chessmaster ...


Haseeb Hameed ruled out of Test series

The youngster, who needs surgery on a hand injury and will miss the rest of the tour, completed his second Test half ton with a flurry of boundaries as he helpe...


IN reportedly fires Kevin Wilson amid concerns of player treatment

ESPN reports players met with school administrators about the way they were treated. It's not clear what the reason is for Wilson being fired. An ex-player's...


Souness fears 'scary' Chelsea could end Liverpool title bid

France worldwide Sissoko, 27. did not even make the bench for Spurs' 2-1 defeat at Chelsea on Saturday. "It's too early to talk of the title". Conte asserte...


Zaha opts for Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast says Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha, who played two friendlies for England, has made a decision to switch worldwide football allegiance to the ...


Houston's Herman leaving for Texas

TLU sports information director Tim Clark said when TLU reinstated its football program in 1998 after dropping it in 1987, it hired former California Lutheran...


Chelsea Plan Moses Talks To Keep Off Barcelona

Spurs record of 6 wins and 6 draws had them in fifth place, but a first win at Stamford Bridge in 26 years would see them into the final Champions League place....


Florida State football in the latest College Football Playoff rankings

The AP Poll dropped MI to No. 5. After their win against Utah , the resurgent Buffs leapfrogged their old Big 12 tormentors to No. 8 before Championship Satu...


Texas Woman Has The State's First Locally Transmitted Case Of Zika Virus

The connection between Zika and microcephaly first came to light a year ago in Brazil, which has since confirmed more than 2,000 cases of the birth defect. Pr...


Woodburn eclipses Owen to become Liverpool's youngest scorer

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits teenager Ben Woodburn has to be handled carefully after he became the club's youngest goalscorer. Liverpool prodigy B...


UEFA Champions League 2016-17: Celtic 0-2 Barcelona: 5 Talking Points

Lionel Messi's first-half goal and his penalty shortly after half-time at Parkhead confirmed Celtic will finish bottom of Champions League Group C. Listen, they...


Brendan Rodgers Claims Celtic Would've Beaten Barcelona With Lionel Messi

As we've come to learn in the last few years, Barcelona are quite good at football. "But, yes, he's phenomenal player, an incredible player and he's always ...


Hull City 1 West Brom 1: Captain Dawson rescues point for Tigers

The visitors led at the break through Gareth McAuley's header, with Hull failing to produce a single shot on goal in the opening 45 minutes. Jake Livermore:...


Badgers volleyball: Minnesota blocks UW's path to Big Ten title

A week after picking off Illinois' Jeff George, Jr. four times, the Badgers were able to intercept Blough three times this past Saturday. There was a lot of foo...