The Golden State Warriors were blasted by the Lakers on November 4 and then they played eight games before meeting the Lakers again on November 23, which included a four-game trip to the East. Much of the Lakers' production this season has come from their bench, which is leading the National Basketball Association in scoring at 52.1 points per game.
There may be room for debate in some circles as to whether Tom Brady is the greatest quarterback to ever play the game, but following the New England Patriots' 26-10 dismissal of the dismal Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, there is no question as to the winningest passer in history.
Sale will now sit near the top of a rotation that also includes the reigning AL Cy Young victor, Rick Porcello , as well as $217 million man David Price . The Red Sox paid Moncada $31.5 million after he defected from Cuba. Although he revealed himself to be not yet ready for the big leagues - he went 4-for-19 with 12 strikeouts - the Red Sox still believe he has the ability to become an All-Star.
Industrial component manufacturer Rexnord (RXN) is the latest to be thrust into the spotlight by Donald Trump over job relocation plans, with the president-elect going to Twitter over the weekend to criticize the company over its plans to shift work to Mexico.
Park was accused of leaking documents to her close friend Choi Soon-sil, who is accused of wielding undue influence at the heart of the South Korean government and of personally profiting from her ties to the country's first woman president.
The effort was lackadaisical and laughable. Also seeing his production fall off has been defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson, who was a Pro Bowler past year after racking up 12 sacks. Johnson watched as the Jets were bullied by an inferior Colts offensive line and allowed quarterback Andrew Luck (22-for-28, 278 yards, four touchdowns) to pick apart his high-priced secondary.
A federal judge in MI issued an order for the state to move forward with its recount effort on Monday. Green Party presidential nominee pushes for Election Day recount. On Sunday, U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith in OH ordered that the recount begin at noon Monday. The Wisconsin Elections Commission said no significant issues have been reported after four full days of recounting and any changes between canvass results and recount totals have been due to human error.
And he said later he was "very grateful" for his teammates, coaches, family and friends. Blount recorded 18 carries for 88 yards and a touchdown in the game. The Rams struggled to contain the Patriots on the ground throughout the first half. It is also fair to access this game against LA as just another for the injury riddled Pats and a contest that will be hard for the Patriots to get overly motivated for.
Everton's Idrissa Gueye is fouled by Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini, resulting in a penalty which Leighton Baines tucked away to salvage a point for the hosts. United travel to Zorya Luhansk on Thursday, needing only a point to progress to the next stage of the competition. But I think we have been improving game by game and the last two games it showed that we are on the right track.
The Northern Irishman said: "There were many aspects of the (Barca) game that we learned from, showing that courage to get on the ball, having that bravery to play, and having respect for the opponent but not necessarily respecting within the game.
England finish the year undefeated after beating Australia 37-21. "The only record we're interested in is being the number one team in the world". "We've got the talent here, it's just whether we get the desire and cohesion right and that is what we are aiming to do". As a reward, Jones wheeled a dustbin full of beers into the changing rooms and the players were handed a mountain of pizza.
Nelson that extended Arizona's lead to 31-23. In six wins this season, the Redskins have run the ball almost 28 times per game. "We're just trying to win the next game". That's not the way we want to come out of a football game, getting ready for a good team on the road. "You've got to tip your hats to them". Though the fourth down conversion and the long touchdown pass from Palmer to Nelson will be considered the defining plays of Sunday's game, Arians never took his foot off the gas ...
Saturday's special congress of the IAAF is being asked to approve President Sebastian Coe's "Time for Change" proposals that notably will change the way doping cases are investigated and prosecuted. The IAAF wants the so-called integrity unit launched by April. Although Rune Andersen, head of the IAAF Taskforce, reported that Russia's athletics federation (RusAF) has made further progress towards satifsying the reinstatement conditions as of June, the 207th IAAF council meeting still ...
Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand today confirmed Gasser's arrest, saying, at about 5 p.m. local time Monday "we collectively came together and decided that we were prepared to draft an arrest warrant for the arrest of Mr. Gasser's statement, we thought (it best that) an arrest not be made for strategic reasons until we could get other witnesses", Normand said. McKnight was signed to Saskatchewan's practice roster on September 26, and he ran for 150 yards in his first CFL start on ...
Energy Transfer Partners , the Dallas-based company behind the pipeline, is vowing to complete the project - with its proposed Missouri River crossing about a mile upstream from the tribe's reservation. At Camp Oceti Sakowin, where those protesting the almost completed pipeline have been camped for months , people gathered in larger structures and designated heating areas.
Derek Carr came back from an injured pinkie to lead another fourth-quarter comeback at Oakland, California, and the Raiders beat Carolina for its fifth straight victory. Carr hasn't worn a glove on his throwing hand during games, but used one upon return to Sunday's game for added support. Newton's two-point conversion pass was incomplete, leaving Oakland's lead at 24-19.
Westbrook can tie Michael Jordan and Oscar Robertson on Friday with seven straight triple-doubles. Westbrook is now averaging 31 points, 10.9 rebounds, and 11.3 assists as he tries to become the second National Basketball Association player in history to average a triple-double over an entire season, behind Robertson.
The committee stayed with the same top four it picked going into championship weekend, leaving out No. 5 Penn State (11-2) even though the Nittany Lions won the Big Ten title game and beat Ohio State earlier in the season. Strength of schedule matters. The Rose Bowl, featuring Penn State vs. USC , is a classic matchup of perennial powers that could be viewed as "The People's Champion Bowl".
Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has been among the best players in college football season and as a result he was named Monday as one of five finalists for the 2016 Heisman Trophy. "So that's for all the naysayers or what not", says Mike Stoops. Westbrook set OU's single-season record for touchdown catches with 16 this year, and his almost 1,500 receiving yards in 2016 are the second-most in school history in a single year.
Luiz and Aguero had clashed earlier in the game with the Chelsea defender perhaps lucky to escape a red card himself after appearing to deny his opponent a goalscoring opportunity. City deservedly went ahead on the stroke of half-time when Cahill's near-post lunge saw him turn Jesus Navas's cross into his own net. Kevin De Bruyne squandered a glorious chance to make it 2-0 in the 56th minute, hitting the bar from barely five yards out, and four minutes later Chelsea levelled.
Tuesday's papers are filled with calls for Bowles to be fired . "We know how important the next game is", Luck said. This and the t-shirt tosses seemed to entertain fans more than the Jets' play. Evidently covering Indy's tight ends was optional. Petty finished 11 of 25 for 135 yards with a touchdown to Robby Anderson and two interceptions.
In its place is a $491 million contingency fund that would cover cost overruns. KPMG also raised four elements not include in the budget for the consideration of the City of Los Angeles, which they felt were "key to the successful delivery of the Olympic Games" and were therefore deemed worthy of a mention.
Elsewhere in the Premier League, Crystal Palace defeated Southampton 3-0, Stoke beat Burnley 2-0, Sunderland won 2-1 against Leicester , Spurs put five past Swansea who were goalless, while West Brom defeated Watford 3-1. Guardiola was also unwilling to entertain suggestions his team have a discipline problem. "It's a red card, okay, we are going to deal with that". "Absolutely false", he said.
Then again, Rivers need to be throwing on 2nd & 9, 1st & 10, and 2nd & 1 at the end of the drive? No. A missed field goal, a fumble and an interception all snuffed out scoring chances. Last time the Bucs won four games in a row. -Seconds before he made a leaping interception in the end zone to clinch the Bucs' 28-21 win Sunday, safety Keith Tandy told teammate Vernon Hargreaves exactly what play was coming based on the alignment he saw from the Chargers' offense.
As you've undoubtedly heard by now, the No. 4 Washington Huskies will make their first appearance in the College Football Playoff by taking on the No. In what will likely be the most highly anticipated bowl game outside of the College Football Playoff games, the USC Trojans are a 7-point favorite against the Penn State Nittany Lions on the Rose Bowl odds for January 2.
The Seahawks former first-round pick was clearly wearing his emotions on his sleeve following the injury, and shocked many National Football League fans given his importance to the franchise. Rivera said there was no underlying message to Newton because he has enforced similar dress code violations in the past. The running game needs to be fixed.
While its conference champion didn't make the field, Ohio State did and it seemed like a lock heading into Sunday. Ohio State: Beat Notre Dame, 44-28, in the Fiesta Bowl last season after winning the inaugural CFP championship the year before.
England haven't faced world no.1 side New Zealand in that time, but if they continue with performances like this there will be many starting to believe that they may have a chance to defeat the All-Blacks. Beneath a headline of "Introducing The Real Clown of Rugby", Saturday's front page of The Australian's sports section carries the caricature of a grinning Jones with sharpened teeth, his face painted with a St George's Cross, against the backdrop of a Red Rose.
His 12 offensive TDs of at least 40 yards are the most in one season by an FBS player since at least 1996. "There's no doubt it all begins with Baker Mayfield", Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops said Saturday. Westbrook, who also caught a 20-yard pass one play earlier, caught the TD pass at the OSU 35, shed a tackler and raced to the end zone. OKLAHOMA: Not much space to move up.
EAST WOES: The Cardinals head to Miami next Sunday, and that is not a good sign. It was the see-saw game many expected to take place. He had not thrown an interception since October 30 and had 1,300 yards. Gruden also was upset about a third-quarter sack/fumble that the Cardinals returned to the Redskins' 10-yard line. Each penalty was as costly as the next, including tight end Derek Carrier's flag for an illegal shift on first and goal at the 1-yard line during the second quarter.
He has been dropped from the Manchester United first-team by Jose Mourinho following poor early season form and also lost his England starting place for the second match of Southgate's tenure - a 0-0 World Cup qualifying draw in Slovenia.
Whether you call that a "soft" cap or not, it is the biggest deterrent to spending the game has ever seen - even if it only effects a handful of large-market teams. ■ Luxury tax . Believed to be the final hurdle in the negotiations, the luxury tax threshold will increase from $189 million to $195 million this year.
Victory ended Australia's run of five successive Test defeats, and was their first in any form of cricket since beating Ireland in a one-day global in September. The Proteas resumed at 6-194 on Sunday, holding a 70-run lead with dashing keeper-batsman Quinton de Kock at the crease but yet to score. There were fewer viewers than last year but day-night Test cricket has again proved a television ratings victor for the Nine Network as Cricket Australia weighs at least one pink-ball Ashes ...
He described MI as having a "strong resume" with three wins over top-10 opponents. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Clemson is the favorite on the road, as the Tigers are getting odds of -10 points against the Tigers. I think that builds mental toughness, and this team is like, I don't know, we're like 16-2 or 16-3 or something like that in our last 19 games [decided by a] touchdown or less.
Despite the 5-1 convincing score line we take a look at other statistics that suggests that Arsenal were the better team apart from the 5-1 result. "When it comes off and he walks off with the ball under his arm it's a good feeling and I hope there is more to come".