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Celtics erase 22-point deficit to beat 76ers in London

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While the Celtics have exceeded expectations after losing free-agency acquisition Gordon Hayward to a horrific ankle injury on the opening night of the season, the 76ers have struggled to maintain consistency. Boston -2.5 looks a reasonable play. They can see some of the culture and there are many opportunities in London . LeBron James turned 33 less than two weeks ago, but says retirement is not imminent. Read More »

Cleveland Browns Just Made NFL History For An Unfortunate Reason

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Jacksonville have done that in recent years, the Rams are doing it seemingly overnight. In fact, we'd bet the NFC rep will come out of the Wild Card round. Denver's Vance Joseph might be out too after only one season. The last time Cleveland won a game was December 24, 2016, when the Browns edged San Diego 20-17 in their next-to-last game of the season. Read More »

Isaiah Thomas On Cavs Debut: "I Feel Like A Damn Rookie"

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Even though Isaiah didn't play too many minutes or start in last night's game, his presence was felt throughout the entire roster. "If they choose to do it that day, I'll be honored". Wizards 121, Knicks 103: Bradley Beal scored 27 points, John Wall added 25 with nine assists and Washington beat NY. The Cavaliers have played without Love for extensive stretches in the past. Read More »

Eagles look to prove they can win without star QB Wentz

The NFL Divisional round kicks off this weekend in Philadelphia . That game was dominated by the Vikings but a lot has changed for both teams. They are literally a wild card since the injury of Carson Wentz . Last year's NFL MVP said he received Saturday's game plan on Tuesday, and "I'll be very well prepared" for the game. LeGarrette Blount rushed for 766 yards and two touchdowns in 173 attempts while Jay Ajayi added 408 yards and a touchdown in 408 carries. Read More »

Newberry: Barrett, Buckeyes dominate USC in 82nd Cotton Bowl

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While J.T. Barrett had himself a night he won't forget because of a career record, this game was won by the defense . "Tempers are going to flare in that situation, especially when your quarterback's over there", Helton said. Out for the Trojans is guard Viane Talamaivao, who tore his pectoral back in early October. On the other side of the ball, the Trojans don't run it almost as much as Ohio State, but they can be effective in that facet, as Ronald Jones II is a big play waiting ... Read More »

Mike Pelaia's First Look: Pittsburgh Steelers vs Jacksonville Jaguars

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The victor of this game will go to the AFC title game and battle the victor of the Patriots and Titans . It would also be a major disappointment to most football fans who would like to see Ben Roethlisberger , Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown go to New England to take on Tom Brady , Rob Gronkowski and Danny Amendola. Read More »

Los Angeles Dodgers roll again, push Arizona Diamondbacks to edge

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Louis. L.A. won Game 2 on Saturday 8-5 behind two RBIs from Yasiel Puig and Austin Barnes . The Dodgers have been on a mission to win the World Series since the beginning of their incredible season, but it's clearly been made possible because of the miraculous effort that Cody Bellinger has put in since the day he was called up. Read More »

The Chicago Bears Ran The Greatest 2-Point Conversion Play Of All

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Case Keenum wanted to be ready from the get-go or in a pinch. It was picked off by the Vikings' Harrison Smith already in field-goal range. And Minnesota had 33 yards rushing in the first half while taking a 3-2 lead. He wasn't sure how much more time Bradford will miss. Rudolph caught six passes for 45 yards and one touchdown. He was pressured, forced out of the pocket and then threw it right at tight end Zach Miller . Read More »

LSU players look ahead to Auburn game

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Additionally, Kentucky improved to 5-1 after beating Missouri, Georgia continued its dominant play with a 45-14 victory over Vanderbilt , and SC handled Arkansas 48-22. Canada got turned loose Saturday with all the bells and whistles. The Aggies hung tough against Alabama , and Mond's performance against the SEC's best defense provided optimism for this team in 2017 and beyond. Read More »

NFL Predictions: Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Pittsburgh Steelers 10/8/17

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The over/under total for the contest has been listed at 43 points. The Chiefs are very good and the Steelers have won the last two meetings, first a blowout at Heinz Field past year and then a playoff squeaker in an ice storm. Brown had himself a big day, catching 10 balls for 157 yards. Five . The Steelers scored just nine points on the day, while the Jaguars tallied two touchdowns - 13 points after a missed extra point - exclusively on Roethlisberger interceptions. Read More »

Bank of America 500

Joey Logano won last year's race, but he won't be back to defend his title. With rain having washed out practice Saturday, Truex had no indication his auto would get much better throughout the day, and that it would eventually turn into a vehicle that would allow him to hold the lead on two late restarts, including the final green-white-checkered finish. Read More »

UM's Mark Walton To Undergo Surgery On Ankle

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One play later, Berrios hauled in a touchdown pass from Rosier that put the Canes up, 10-3. In searching for perspective on this year's Miami-Florida State game, there seems no better source than Hurricanes Coach Mark Richt . Junior running Mark Walton had a rough day in Tallahassee Saturday night. Entering Saturday's game, during which Walton was clearly hurting, his 9.1 yards per carry ranked second in the nation and his 134.3 rushing yards per game ranked fifth nationally. Read More »

Newton's 3 TDs help Panthers beat Lions

Ed Dickson: The Lions had no answer for the Panthers' tight end, whose 175 receiving yards were the 10th most in team history (and more than Dickson had in any of his three previous seasons in Carolina). "We need him. Hopefully, he gets healthy really soon and is out there with me working together". Dickson entered the game having seasons of 115, 121 and 134 yards in his first three years in Carolina, but by halftime he had caught four passes for 152 yards. Read More »

Mike Mularkey feels better about Marcus Mariota's chances to play vs. Colts

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En route to stunning the Patriots in Foxboro last week, the Panthers showed a renewed commitment to having Cam Newton run the ball, a good sign for his health following offseason shoulder surgery. "But you never know when you're going to go into a game, and it's always a surprise when you do". "You don't want this circus". He finished with one tackle, one sack, one pass-defended, and two quarterback hits. Read More »

Packers beat Cowboys in Arlington again, 35-31

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Just like a year ago, the defense could not stop Aaron Rodgers , who stormed his way down the field for the last second game winning TD. The touchdown pass was Rivers' third of the game and came three plays after Kyle Emanuel had a sack, forced fumble and recovery against Eli Manning at the Giants' 11-yard line . Read More »

Oakland Raiders vs. Baltimore Ravens: Highlights, recap, final score

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The Raiders lost seven of their first eight games vs. the Ravens (including postseason), but have won each of their last two (by a combined five points ). Let's just hope that this was the last Raiders loss for some time . He made the plays when they came his way Sunday, finishing with three catches for 133 yards. Read More »

Seattle Seahawks look to ground high-flying Los Angeles Rams

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The Seahawks erased an early, 10-0 hole to be tied at halftime on Jimmy Graham's first touchdown catch of the season, a jump-ball on Wilson's one-step throw from the 4 with 1:55 left in the second quarter and Walsh's 48-yard field goal as time expired in the half. Read More »

Girardi clears air with Chapman, booed before Game 3

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Away from Progressive Field, batters hit just.210 against Carrasco. "His last start was up", Francona said . Turner smoked a three-run homer to give the Dodgers an early lead, and L.A. The Yankees didn't challenge it though and the Tribe took advantage. However, put simply the decision by Girardi was a bad one and cost the team at least four runs, but even more might have cost them the game and the ALDS . Read More »

Myles Garrett to make regular season debut when Browns take on Jets

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Kizer was 8 of 17 for 87 yards, no touchdowns and an interception. "I just let him know that I'm thinking about him, that I loved him and to hang in there", McCown said after leading the New York Jets to a 17-14 win. "Obviously, I wish we would've won more games and it had gone better", McCown said after practice Wednesday. "Yes, he's a really good player". Kizer can still provide the Browns "hope" for the future as Jackson recently said he does. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel's F1 Championship Hopes Have Broken With His Engine In Japan

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Racing champion Lewis Hamilton smashed a track record Saturday in Suzuka , Japan, en route to seizing pole position at the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix. He does not need to win another race between now and the season's end to sew up the title but he is not about to let up. "To be honest, there's not really any need for me to change the approach". Read More »

USA beats host India 3-0 in Under-17 World Cup opener

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In a group containing Colombia and Ghana as well, Luis Norton de Matos and his boys certainly are the underdogs but will be hoping to put up a creditable show. The visitors created more chances in the second half, and could have scored a couple of more goals quite easily, but that did not matter as the scoreline remained 3-0 at full-time. Read More »