• Steven Adams makes mark as OKC Thunder roll past Wizards
Steven Adams makes mark as OKC Thunder roll past Wizards

The Thunder have scored at least 100 points in eight straight games. Washington was without Coach Randy Wittman, who began a two-game leave Monday following the death of his brother early Saturday. Longtime assistant coach Don Newman took over the coaching duties in Wittman's absence during perhaps the most daunting two-game stretch of Washington...

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  • Super Bowl Opening Night: Cam Newton can't believe this young reporter dabs
Super Bowl Opening Night: Cam Newton can't believe this young reporter dabs

Denver Broncos general manager John Elway answers a question during Opening Night for the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in San Jose, Calif . If Manning hopes to hold that Lombardi trophy above his head one last time, he will need one one final performance for the ages to match the offense of the future against Carolina.

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  • Super Bowl 50 kickoff time, TV information
Super Bowl 50 kickoff time, TV information

Davis turned 32 on Sunday, and although he's slated to become a free agent, he isn't ready to retire, not when he says he can still run the 40-yard dash in 4.3 seconds. David Ade and Kevin Holden arrived in San Francisco, and you know who else has arrived in the Bay Area? I strongly believe in Colin Kaepernick, Davis added.

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  • Aussie Open: Novak lets Federer win a Set, so he doesn't cry
Aussie Open: Novak lets Federer win a Set, so he doesn't cry

Anyone not up at 3:30 a.m. ET to watch the semifinal draw can catch a replay later in the day. Closing out the match with a string of booming serves, Djokovic was left celebrating another memorable victory as he stood one win away from a record sixth title at Melbourne Park.

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  • Peyton Manning: On Cam Newton, Donald Trump, Tom Brady and Bill Belichick
Peyton Manning: On Cam Newton, Donald Trump, Tom Brady and Bill Belichick

In some ways, the transition is reminiscent of what the Broncos went through in Elway's final years as a player. Radiation and chemotherapy stunted his growth and he requires the assistance of forearm crutches or a wheelchair to get around.

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  • Manchester City hope injured Kevin de Bruyne won't be out for season
Manchester City hope injured Kevin de Bruyne won't be out for season

On Thursday, it was confirmed that the club's Belgian worldwide, Kevin De Bruyne , will be out injured for at least 10 weeks and will not be able to participate in the tournament's final at Wembley Stadium. During stoppage time he appeared to catch his studs in the turf and twist his knee as he was challenged by Everton defender Ramiro Funes Mor...

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  • Don't divert room taxes from convention center to UNLV stadium — MGM chief
Don't divert room taxes from convention center to UNLV stadium — MGM chief

Davis insists that he wants to keep the team in Oakland, but they do have the option to join the Rams in Inglewood should the Chargers decline. With stadium talks not progressing in Oakland, San Antonio has courted the team and San Diego also could be in play if the Chargers move to Los Angeles.

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  • IOC to issue Zika guidelines as Rio Games loom
IOC to issue Zika guidelines as Rio Games loom

Bach did not refer to either crisis specifically. "Plagued by so many problems, Rio is clearly in a league of its own among host cities of the Olympics in recent memory", Andrew Zimbalist, a scholar who specializes in sports economics at Smith College, said.

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  • Hit-And-Run Victim Dragged 3 Miles
Hit-And-Run Victim Dragged 3 Miles

Minutes later, he wrote, State Police were summoned to Columbia Road where they found a woman suffering from "severe traumatic injuries" after being struck by a vehicle. The woman has been taken to Boston Medical Center with life-threatening injuries, CBS added. Police told the news source that the woman who was dragged is not likely to survive...

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  • Cookson confirms motor found on bike in new cycling storm
Cookson confirms motor found on bike in new cycling storm

The governing body had brought in bike checks for road racing over the past season, including at the Tour de France where victor Chris Froome's bike was among those tested, a move that Froome applauded because "of all the rumors that are out there".

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  • Reds will rush through Alex Teixeira deal, claims John Barnes
Reds will rush through Alex Teixeira deal, claims John Barnes

The 21-year-old is now on loan at Empoli and, we are told, has turned in some impressive performances this season. We need to show serious results in Europa League and Ukrainian Championship. It's frustrating. But the manager and club president decided against it, so now I'm just waiting, trying to be patient. Instead, he says that their issues w...

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  • Orlando Magic vs. Boston Celtics - 1/31/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Orlando Magic vs. Boston Celtics - 1/31/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Boston Celtics forward Jonas Jerebko (8) celebrates against the Orlando Magic during the first half at TD Garden. Much of the damage the Celtics inflicted was done by its second unit, as the Celtics had four players come off the bench to score in double figures.

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  • Lakers exploring trade options for D'Angelo Russell
Lakers exploring trade options for D'Angelo Russell

If the Lakers were to be involved in such trade talks, it would probably be for the interest of sending expiring contracts and clearing cap room to have flexibility in this summer's free agency. Scott also said in a recent interview with  OC Register  that Russell, who is averaging  12.0 points on top of 3.7 rebounds and 3.3 assists  per game this ...

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  • Cavaliers' new fast-paced offense 'isn't a LeBron thing,' LeBron James says
Cavaliers' new fast-paced offense 'isn't a LeBron thing,' LeBron James says

Rather than become defensive about it, Lue has learned to embrace the moment as an illustration of a career trajectory that has landed him in charge of one of the most talented teams in the league. With apparent energy over the first six minutes of the game, the Cavaliers went completely cold over the last half of the first quarter.  "They made r...

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  • Los Angeles proposes athlete, media village sites for 2024
Los Angeles proposes athlete, media village sites for 2024

The selection of UCLA as the site of the Olympic Village is a shift away from an earlier, proposal - expected to cost more than $1 billion - to house athletes at a Union Pacific rail yard known as the "Piggyback Yard" in Lincoln Heights, near downtown Los Angeles .

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  • David Warner wins Allan Border medal
David Warner wins Allan Border medal

The Belinda Clark Award for Australia's Best Women's Cricketer across all worldwide formats went to Ellyse Perry for the first time. South Australia batsman Alex Ross was named the Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year , having scored 416 Sheffield Shield runs at 32.00 in the Sheffield Shield and 237 at 59.25 in the Matador Cup during the voti...

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  • Packers QB Aaron Rodgers says he had knee surgery
Packers QB Aaron Rodgers says he had knee surgery

Rodgers told the network he is recovering well. Rodgers was on the injury report for one week this season for a sore right shoulder in Week 11. Rodgers was never listed on the injury report for his knee this season, so it's unclear if something in particular led to the surgery.

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  • Lions hiring Anderson as assistant to GM
Lions hiring Anderson as assistant to GM

Anderson had been the director of player development for New England, a position he held the past five years. They had fired two vice presidents from their business operations Wednesday: Senior vice president of marketing and partnerships Elizabeth Parkinson and vice president of marketing Jennifer Cadicamo.

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  • Chicago Cubs Transactions: Sign Dexter Fowler, Trade Jorge Soler
Chicago Cubs Transactions: Sign Dexter Fowler, Trade Jorge Soler

According to Bruce Levine of 670 The Score, the smart money is that Dexter Fowler will be playing in Chicago-either for the Cubs or the White Sox-in 2016. As the Cubs roster is now constructed, Fowler is not a fit with the team. Even in that event, though, Schwarber's bat would warrant him being in the lineup more times than not.

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  • 49ers hire former Browns defensive coordinator Jim O'Neil
49ers hire former Browns defensive coordinator Jim O'Neil

The Browns ranked 27th in total defense (379.2 YPG) and 29th in scoring defense (27.0 PPG) in 2015, with both figures representing a step backward. Curtis Modkins was Kelly's choice for offensive coordinator last week and left his job as Lions running backs coach.

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