Jackson, who will turn 30 on February 1, signed with the Chicago White Sox following the 2015 season but only played 2 1/2 months for them after undergoing season-ending surgery on his left knee in June. Jackson, who will turn 30 on February 1, would give the Indians some outfield depth and insurance in case left fielder Michael Brantley isn't ready for the start of the season.
It was anything but a happy return to the challenging coastal layout outside San Diego where the former world number one has won no fewer than eight times in his career, most notably his epic 2008 US Open victory. Among the litany of misadventures was a lost ball with his opening tee shot at The Open in 2003, a drive into a water hazard on the first hole of the 2006 Ryder Cup, while he once missed the opening fairway at the Masters by fully 75 yards.
Forward Wesley Matthews sat out with a right hip strain, forward Dirk Nowitzki rested on the second game of a back-to-back, guard J.J. Barea was out with a left calf strain, and guard Deron Williams was out with a sprained left big toe. "He was the one who said to me, 'the more space, the better.'" The Pelicans bounced back from their most embarrassing loss - a 143-114 home setback to the NBA-worst Brooklyn Nets on Friday - with a stunning 124-122 win over the defending champion Cavaliers on ...
In case you didn't know. . Everton are understood to be chasing the Serbia global, while reports emerged yesterday that a deal with Zenit had been agreed. Ivanovic has mostly been warming the bench so far this season. Chelsea will be hoping to make a deal with Zenit St Petersburg before the transfer window closes at the end of the month.
And the Dail Mail claim Palace have now upped their interest in the player. However, there appears to be movement, with The Guardian's Dominic Fifield reporting that Premier League side Crystal Palace have agreed a fee of £9 million (€10.5 million) for the 25 year old.
Bradley Dredge has not won on the European Tour since 2006, but the Welshman leads after round one of the Qatar Masters. "I putted really well". "I felt good on the greens, my iron play was very good and I got the ball in play mostly off the tee".
Kanter injured his right wrist when he slammed his hand down on a chair on the bench during a timeout in the second quarter. Kanter stayed one season at Kentucky but never played after being ruled ineligible for benefits he received while playing for a club team in Turkey.
And if things couldn't get worse, the 24-year-old is now in hot water after a story emerged on Monday that he allegedly made racist comments towards a British Airways employee at Heathrow Airport. Tackling is a technique that you learn at a young age. "Now Gabriel has been convincing on the right side as well, so I don't close the door". He has now apologized for his actions and said he would request a personal hearing with the FA.
The Pelicans' effectiveness on both sides of the court was inconsistent throughout the night and star forward Anthony Davis had to leave the game in the second quarter after re-injuring a right quad contusion that forced him to miss the team's win on Monday against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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They had three turnovers in the first 92 seconds of the game, and 8 by the end of the first quarter. "It's tough, man", Russell Westbrook said. "To do it the way he did it is very unfortunate". Oklahoma City gained control in the third quarter and put the Mavericks into foul trouble. "We all got something we're good at. Obviously, to be able to play the game I love every night and to be able to do that is a great accomplishment".
Sure, he's emotional and drained after getting to the AFC Championship Game only to be humbled in a 19-point blowout loss to the New England Patriots. Tomlin says he's not alarmed by Roethlisberger questioning his future, adding Roethlisberger is "the most significant component of what we do".
No other school in the country is paying three assistants that much money, while only two - Alabama and LSU - are paying two assistants at least $1 million, according to MLive . Dabo Swinney, coach of the national champion Clemson Tigers, is ranked 12th with an annual salary of $4.4 million. Coach Jim Harbaugh announced the move Thursday, filling an opening created when running backs coach Tyrone Wheatley left for the same role with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
The 2016 French Open runners-up, who previous year lost out at the semi-final stages to eventual champions Elena Vesnina and Bruno Soares, put on a spirited fight today, with crowd support firmly behind the home side today. They will now play the victor of the Elina Svitolina/Chris Guccione and Juan-Sebastian Cabal/Abigail Spears semi-final, which is to be played later today.
The home side leads the five-match series 3-1. Their effort eclipsed the previous Australian opening partnership benchmark of 246, set by Aaron Finch and Shaun Marsh against minnows Scotland in 2013. Warner and Tendulkar both are now tied at five 150-plus scores in ODIs. Warner shared an Australian record partnership with newly promoted batsman Travis Head with the pair putting on 284 runs for the opening wicket.
I don't see any change in him. "I clearly understand his contract situation", McCarthy said . After being called out for conditioning previous year, Lacy seemed to be getting up to speed when he got hurt in Week 6. "It was an issue this year, no doubt about it", McCarthy said. McCarthy also declaratively shot down rumors that general manager Ted Thompson could move on from the team.
Blazers senior guard Hakeem Baxter went after Louisiana Tech's Jacobi Boykins. After, each of the Bulldog players and assistant coaches left the bench and were ejected as well. Before the altercation began, UAB's junior forward Chris Cokley score down low and was fouled on the play by Louisiana Tech's junior forward Omar Sherman to open the Blazers lead by 13.
Not including Thanksgiving, of the 15 Thursday Night Football games that aired this past season, a total of 13 consisteted of at least one team that finished the year under.500. "And that's the way it was this weekend and it should be". Goodell also offered an explanation for why he hasn't shown up to a Patriots game in Boston since the scandal broke.
Varlamov finishes the season with a dismal stat line that reflects the current state of the last-place team in front of him: a 6-17-0 record, an.898 save percentage, and a 3.38 goals-against average. "Staying healthy, I'm sure, has a large part to do with that". So, fellow goalies Calvin Pickard and Spencer Martin will pick up the slack and fill in for the injured goalie Varlamov the rest of the way.
Both the Packers and Falcons played sloppy, but a confused Green Bay secondary made Matt Ryan look like a hall of famer. And it will be Tom Brady trying for his fifth National Football League title instead of Ben Roethlisberger going for his third.
The Bulls' roster is comprised of young players who are not living up to their promise. The tipping point had arrived. "I'm not at home with people, but I don't know if I see enough guys who really, really want it", Wade continued. "I don't know what happened", Wade said . Ahh, the sweet sight of team chemistry. But it's also a calculated risk by Wade and Butler that this is how you induce change with a weak head coach.
Carter's sample, however, all four competitors must return their gold medals. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced this on Wednesday, saying Jamaican Nesta Carter had been certified guilty of doping . One of Bolt's 9 gold medals will be taken back . As a result of the IOC's findings, Trinidad and Tobago's team is in line to receive gold medals for their 2008 performance, with Japan's possibly being bumped up to silver.
The case now involves 22 after a new filing Wednesday in federal court. Geddert is accused of having knowledge of - and failing to report - sexual abuse of minors perpetrated by Nassar. Several of the women who have filed lawsuits agaisnt Nassar and the university allege they were sexually assaulted after MSU's internal investigation.
Despite missing the All-Star game, Embiid has plenty to celebrate. The Sixers have won 10 of their last 13 games thanks in large part to Embiid's success. Westbrook said last week that he didn't play the game for All-Star bids, which are determined by voting from fans (50 percent), current players and media members (both 25 percent).
Bragg is a witness in the investigation of an alleged sexual assault involving a 16-year old girl. The Jayhawks entered the week ranked No. 2 in the country before losing to West Virginia on Tuesday. With freshman center Udoka Azubuike already out for the season with a left wrist injury, Landen Lucas will have to shoulder a heavy burden against the Wildcats.
The seven-time Grand Slam title last claimed one of the major trophies in 2008, when she beat Serena to claim a fifth Wimbledon, and she will now have a chance at a first Slam outside of NY or London. Fellow American Vandeweghe advanced to her first major semifinal, dictating play against French Open champion Garbine Muguruza in a 6-4, 6-0 quarterfinal win.
Bolt lost one of his nine Olympic titles this week after it was confirmed that team-mate Nesta Carter had tested positive for a banned stimulant. It means the legendary Jamaican sprinter can no longer claim to have done the "triple-treble" - gold in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay in the Games in 2008, 2012 and 2016.
While huge galleries watched a rusty Woods compete on the rain-softened South Course in his first full tournament field in 17 months, Rose provided the fireworks as he eagled two of the four par-fives on the friendlier North layout. "I was in the rough most of the day. Let's not do this anymore.' Unfortunately I did most of the day". It was nice to put together a round when I wasn't hitting it that great early.
Another son of a former All-Star (and Slam Dunk Champion), Larry Nance, Jr. had wanted to participate but will be unable to due to a bone bruise in his knee. Gordon will reportedly be joined by Jonathan Simmons from the Spurs, but the rest of the contestants are still not known. As we near the end of January, the anticipation to continues to build for next month's NBA All-Star weekend.
According to ESPN, Mike Krzyzewski, sidelined since undergoing back surgery in early January, has contacted the team about their struggles and stripped them of some privileges that come with being a Duke basketball player. Capel, in a local radio interview shortly after the report, said it was "disappointing when stuff that's supposed to stay in the locker room gets out".
Still on a high after defeating CoCo Vandeweghe to reach her first Grand Slam final since 2009, Venus Williams delivered the flawless explanation for why we love sports at her post-match press conference. I'm not just here to hang out halfway around the world. That's an easier position for Serena to take because she is 16-11 against Venus overall, 9-5 in Grand Slam events and 6-2 in Grand Slam finals.
French midfielder Paul Pogba leveled up for Manchester United in the 66th minutes, but Baye Oumar Niasse gave the hosts the lead again in the 85th minutes. That would take United close to the all-time record for an English club in one season, held by Arsenal, who played 70 competitive matches during the 1979-80 campaign.
Green and Thompson join teammates Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant who were named starters for the West, the Warriors matching a league record with four All-Star selections. The Thunder 's? Russell Westbrook,? The 14 reserves were chosen by the 30 National Basketball Association head coaches, who were asked to vote for seven players in their respective conferences - two guards, three frontcourt players and two additional players at either position group.
The New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons both posted lopsided victories last weekend to claim berths in Super Bowl LI, but sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark .com expect this year's big game to be a close affair with the Patriots opening as 3-point betting favourites .
Tucker booted a 75-yard field goal on Wednesday that hooked inside the left upright in Orlando, Florida. The conditions look pretty ideal-he's aided by a strong tailwind, and he's kicking off a tee rather than with a holder and 11 huge, angry dudes desperately attempting to get to him before his foot reaches the ball.