• Jazz will re-evaluate Rudy Gobert (knee) in two weeks
Jazz will re-evaluate Rudy Gobert (knee) in two weeks

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert has been diagnosed with a sprained posterior cruciate ligament in his left knee and a bone bruise in his left tibia, and is expected to be sidelined for approximately one month, league sources told Yahoo Sports.

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  • Here's a look at OR and Boise State's Las Vegas Bowl uniforms
Here's a look at OR and Boise State's Las Vegas Bowl uniforms

While Seniors will have their opportunity, I expect backups to also see playing time . Boise State , like OR, has shown they can put up points this season. In fairness to Cristobal, Myerberg did list some reasons why the hire might work: Cristobal's revival of the FIU program, his tenure on Nick Saban's staff at Alabama, his recruiting success ...

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  • McGregor fight second richest ever
McGregor fight second richest ever

Only one other fight - Mayweather's 2015 Las Vegas showdown with Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao - has ever drawn more, racking up 4.6 million buys to earn around $600 million. He has not fought in the Octagon since November 2016, and he has never defended a UFC championship. "But if you're going to do boxing rules, the boxer's gonna win 99 a...

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  • Spain may be suspended from 2018 World Cup
Spain may be suspended from 2018 World Cup

The El Pais newspaper revealed a letter to the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) from FIFA, the governing body of World football. "Nobody is going to kick Spain out of the World Cup, it is something impossible and we have not spoken about it to Federation Internationale de Football Association", said acting RFEF president, Juan Larrea in the S...

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  • Jonas Valanciunas: Lithuanian League 'Great Fit' for LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball
Jonas Valanciunas: Lithuanian League 'Great Fit' for LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball

Coach of the team, Virginijus Seskus, who is also the general manager, confirmed the news to ESPN Tuesday, Dec. 12. Vytautas fields teams in both the Lithuanian and Baltic leagues, with the latter the lesser competitive of the two circuits.

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  • Fears Man United star's season is over after Bournemouth
Fears Man United star's season is over after Bournemouth

The Ivorian has been fantastic in the heart of defense since he joined the club summer 2016. The trio of Callum Wilson, Joshua King and Junior Stanislas posed constant problems for the Manchester United back line, though, their efforts were met by the resistance of David de Gea in goal.

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  • NFL Network suspends several after sexual harassment allegations
NFL Network suspends several after sexual harassment allegations

NFL Network analysts and former NFL players Marshall Faulk , Ike Taylor and Heath Evans were suspended Monday night in response to a lawsuit filed by a former wardrobe stylist who alleged she suffered sexual harassment by the three and others.

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  • England cricket an embarrassment
England cricket an embarrassment

The Northants batsman, no stranger to controversy, now could face being sent home in disgrace today or tomorrow by former England coach Flower while Bayliss is faced with the fall-out from another hugely damaging incident. "I think it is unrealistic to say to someone you're going on a five-month tour and you can't have a drop of alcohol for five ...

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  • WWE Superstars Took To Twitter To Support Bullied Student Keaton Jones
WWE Superstars Took To Twitter To Support Bullied Student Keaton Jones

Star Wars icon Mark Hamill chimed in, writing a heartfelt message to Keaton: "Don't waste time wondering why a bully would be so mean". Though she was never in the video, the pain in Ms. The Tennessee Volunteers football team also got responded to Keaton's situation, with wide receiver Tyler Byrd expressing his desire to visit Keaton at...

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  • Carson Wentz injured, leaves game early against LA Rams
Carson Wentz injured, leaves game early against LA Rams

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz will not be able to finish their Week 14 matchup against the Los Angeles Rams . The Eagles say he will not return. He did not score on that play, but the Eagles did score on that drive with Wentz in the game. For the season, he has thrown for over 3,000 yards and 29 touchdowns.

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  • Oh Look, The Bills And Colts Played Outside The Wall In Westeros
Oh Look, The Bills And Colts Played Outside The Wall In Westeros

It was a weird game, but in the end, the Bills came away with the overtime win. Only 18 passes were completed by both teams in the game due to the testing weather, but both running backs enjoyed big games - Frank Gore earning 130 yards for the Colts, while LeSean McCoy picked up 156 for the Bills, and went in for the game-winning TD.

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  • Green Bay Packers keep Cleveland Browns winless with furious OT comeback
Green Bay Packers keep Cleveland Browns winless with furious OT comeback

The Packers (7-6) kept their playoff hopes alive in the NFC. This included a 38-yard reception along the sideline and would tally another reception in the game finishing with three catches on six targets for 69 yards. Adams started the play on the outside of the formation, but ran toward the quarterback after the snap. The very next play with onl...

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  • Seattle invited to apply for National Hockey League expansion team, commissioner says
Seattle invited to apply for National Hockey League expansion team, commissioner says

But that doesn't mean there is a lack of speculative alternatives on the table. Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday signed an agreement with a developer to renovate KeyArena after city council approved a memorandum of understanding with Los Angeles-based Oak View Group to privately finance a roughly US$600-million remodel of the venue earlier...

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  • Did Sean Payton aim a choking sign at Devonta Freeman?
Did Sean Payton aim a choking sign at Devonta Freeman?

Alvin Kamara, AJ Klein, Trey Hendrickson, Senio Kelemete.T he list seems to go on and on of guys that left this game early with an injury. Kamara was hurt when he caught a pass for a 4-yard loss and his helmet collided with Falcons linebacker Deion Jones.

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  • Fencing President Calls for Russian Flag in PyeongChang
Fencing President Calls for Russian Flag in PyeongChang

The speaker of the Russian parliament, Vyacheslav Volodin, told lawmakers earlier on Friday that they should not attend the Pyeongchang Games if Russian athletes are not competing under the country's flag, local news agencies reported. Mutko, who served as sports minister at the time of the 2014 Sochi Games, remained tight-lipped about the decision...

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  • Tyler Chatwood signs 3-year, $38 million deal with Cubs
Tyler Chatwood signs 3-year, $38 million deal with Cubs

The Cubs could potentially lose right-hander Jake Arrieta as a free agent this offseason, so signing Chatwood gives Chicago another bona fide starter. Not only that, but Chatwood's high ERA can be attributed to his posting a mark of 6.01 at hitter-friendly Coors Field compared to 3.49 on the road. Thus, better for Cubs front office tandem The...

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  • Vontaze Burfict 'livid' after nasty blindside block from Juju Smith-Schuster
Vontaze Burfict 'livid' after nasty blindside block from Juju Smith-Schuster

All-Pro wideout Antonio Brown went as far calling the incident "karma" for all of the questionable hits Burfict had placed on Steeler players over the years. Burfict's actions after the hit upset Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin. He's got to work hard so people understand the type of man he is from a sportsmanship standpoint and that's not something ...

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  • Vols go with the unknown by hiring Jeremy Pruitt
Vols go with the unknown by hiring Jeremy Pruitt

As defensive coordinator, Pruitt helped lead Alabama to the College Football Playoffs in both 2016 and 2017 as his defenses were the best in the nation in scoring defense. In the 2013 and 2016 seasons, Pruitt was one of five finalists for the Broyles Award given annually to the nation's top assistant coach. He will earn a base salary of $275,000 ...

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  • Major takeaways from the Jurassic Park Fallen Kingdom behind-the-scenes video
Major takeaways from the Jurassic Park Fallen Kingdom behind-the-scenes video

This whole volcano bit is indeed an unexpected direction to take the narrative, especially since Jurassic movies have generally been all about surviving the dinosaurs, not trying to make sure they survive. Fallen Kingdom trailer is slated to drop on Thursday, and fans are expecting big things from these dinosaurs. And yes, it is indeed a nasty p...

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  • Stephen Curry (ankle) reportedly ruled out for Warriors on Wednesday
Stephen Curry (ankle) reportedly ruled out for Warriors on Wednesday

Second-year forward Patrick McCaw (nose contusion) and center Zaza Pachulia (left shoulder soreness) are listed as questionable for tomorrow's tilt, the fifth of a six-game road trip for the defending champs. "This is more on the concerned side", Curry added. The Hornets aren't yet the elite defensive team coach Steve Clifford says they can be. ...

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  • India and Sri Lanka cricketers caught out by smog in Delhi
India and Sri Lanka cricketers caught out by smog in Delhi

India are closing in on a 2-0 series victory after setting the tourists a massive target of 410 and reducing them to 3-31 at stumps on day four. "Shami is fine. India opener Shikhar Dhawan sympathised with the Sri Lankans but felt it was not bad enough to stop play. "If Sri Lanka Cricket had concerns regarding scheduling, they didn't express ...

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  • Jimmy Smith suspended four games for PED violation
Jimmy Smith suspended four games for PED violation

He will serve his suspension while on injured reserve and be eligible to play at the start of next season. The suspension does include the ramification of a loss of four games' pay, so the decision to drop the appeal is far from inconsequential, but Smith restructured his contract and only has a minimum base salary this year.

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  • Lamar Jackson named Heisman Trophy finalist
Lamar Jackson named Heisman Trophy finalist

Penn State has not had a Heisman finalist in 15 years (Larry Johnson, 2002) and has not had a Heisman victor in 44 (John Cappelletti, 1973). Mayfield led the Sooners to a College Football Playoff berth with 4,340 yards, 41 touchdowns and five interceptions.

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  • Padres among finalists for Shohei Ohtani
Padres among finalists for Shohei Ohtani

Brian Cashman, the Yankees general manager, revealed that Ohtani's representatives informed him that Ohtani, one of the most intriguing players to come out of Japan in more than a decade, will not choose the Yankees. Any team that signs Ohtani must pay a $20 million posting fee to the Nippon Ham Fighters. We have also heard that Ohtani reported...

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  • Aaron Bleeping Boone is the man for the Yankees
Aaron Bleeping Boone is the man for the Yankees

That last part might be one of the main differences between Boone and the man he replaces, Joe Girardi , though we won't know for sure until he start managing some games. Boone's time with the Yankees as a player wasn't very long; he broke his leg playing a pickup game of basketball; an injury that led to the trade of Alex Rodriguez in February of...

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  • Giancarlo Stanton prefers Giants over Cardinals
Giancarlo Stanton prefers Giants over Cardinals

According to reports and sources, San Francisco's package of prospects who could be involved in a deal for Stanton include outfielder/first baseman Chris Shaw, right-hander Tyler Beede and outfielder Heliot Ramos. "Another opined that he'd 100 percent' take the Giants over the Cardinals if that's the choice", Heyman noted . Stanton, 28, has n...

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  • England to learn World Cup draw fate
England to learn World Cup draw fate

The third pot of seeds saw England drawn against Tunisia, who they will play in their opening game in Volgograd on June 18. "The interesting thing for us is starting later and what that might mean for us at the end of the season", he said.

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  • Alshon Jeffery, Eagles agree to four-year extension
Alshon Jeffery, Eagles agree to four-year extension

Jeffery, 27, will receive $52 million over four years with $27 million guaranteed, according to a league source, and the total value could reach $56 million with incentives. None of the team's core would be almost as important, of course, without Wentz himself - the quarterback's meteoric second-year rise has elevated the Eagles on and off the fiel...

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  • Nebraska names Frost as new head coach
Nebraska names Frost as new head coach

Riley went 4-8 this season in his third as the Cornhuskers' head coach. UCF has had some supporters in the College Football Playoff argument this year due to their undefeated record. Previously, Frost was the offensive coordinator for the University of Oregon. Frost, a 42-year-old Wood River native, also faces the pressure of being the popular ...

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  • Mourinho uses diplomacy when asked about Pep's Redmond antics
Mourinho uses diplomacy when asked about Pep's Redmond antics

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has this afternoon passed comment on the FA's decision not to punish Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola for his recent antics during the Citizens' clash with Southampton. The Spaniard added: "I can not control myself. Yes he was very passionate, intense and aggressive but he was only very complimentary a...

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  • Syria: Israeli missiles hit military base near Damascas
Syria: Israeli missiles hit military base near Damascas

A recent report in a Kuwaiti newspaper included a statement from Israeli officials who said that the government had vowed to destroy any Iranian positions within 40 km of the northern border with Syria. Israel has long warned that Iran is trying to establish a permanent presence in Syria. The Syrian conflict began in March 2011 against the Assad ...

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  • Paul Pogba has a message for Mourinho ahead of Arsenal, City games
Paul Pogba has a message for Mourinho ahead of Arsenal, City games

So yes, he will have a plan to win at Arsenal - but not one that will have changed just because leaders City are eight points ahead of him. "I don't think Jose Mourinho will be anxious about Romelu Lukaku's lack of goals, but I think ultimately he's got two big games coming up", Neville said.

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  • Victoria's Secret Models Under Fire After Singing N-Word Backstage
Victoria's Secret Models Under Fire After Singing N-Word Backstage

Not all models in the clip are rapping. Earlier this week, a group of Victoria's Secret models were caught using the N-word while rapping along to " Bodak Yellow " backstage. They all gotta go'. "It's a song it ain't that deep", shared one Twitter user. This was pointed out in a (since-deleted) tweet by The Fader , which noted that if "Boda...

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  • Eric Reid, Michael Thomas Break From The Players Coalition
Eric Reid, Michael Thomas Break From The Players Coalition

Because he took the agreement as a sign of real progress, Jenkins said he would no longer raise a fist during the playing of the national anthem before games. "It's apparent the National Football League is trying to buy an end to the protests", Reid said on Wednesday. "I don't anticipate demonstrating this week simply because I felt like when...

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  • Unsworth stresses patience needed for new Everton manager
Unsworth stresses patience needed for new Everton manager

With Unsworth overseeing his final match at home to West Ham tonight, Allardyce's first game in charge will be against Huddersfield Town at Goodison Park this Saturday. The club's fortunes haven't improved with the exit of Koeman, with Everton recording one win, one draw and five defeats in all competitions since Unsworth took the reins in late...

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  • LeBron James Ejected for First Time in NBA Career
LeBron James Ejected for First Time in NBA Career

James rushed over to bark at referee Kane Fitzgerald about a no-call on his drive to the basket, and Fitzgerald gave James an immediate technical foul before ejecting him with 1:56 remaining in the quarter when the Cavs were leading by 23. Kevin Love had poured in 38 points by that point, including 32 in the first half. It was the first time in h...

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  • Playoff top 4 might not stay as is
Playoff top 4 might not stay as is

In this case that will probably be the loser of the conference title game between Clemson and Miami. Alabama fell from No. 1 to fifth in the new rankings Tuesday night after losing to Auburn , and Georgia was sixth. J.T. Barrett has a chance to win another Silver Football, the award given by the Chicago Tribune to the Big Ten's best play...

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  • How close is Ben Stokes to appearing in The Ashes?
How close is Ben Stokes to appearing in The Ashes?

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said the former global was making a private trip to spend time with his family, but Canterbury have confirmed that they've entered into informal negotiations with the 26-year-old. Stokes was arrested after video footage purportedly showed England's test vice-captain throwing punches in a street fight af...

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  • Meet Your New Miss Universe, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters
Meet Your New Miss Universe, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

Despite his major goof of awarding the wrong Miss Universe at the 2015 event, the celebrated American TV host Steve Harvey returned to host this year's show and as expected, he ensured he made fun of the mistake all night long. Nel-Peters now succeeds last year's Miss Universe, Iris Mittenaere , from the Philippines. Peters then advanced to th...

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  • Jose Mourinho criticises Henrikh Mkhitaryan's recent displays
Jose Mourinho criticises Henrikh Mkhitaryan's recent displays

Following a solid start to the season which saw him pick up a handful of assists, the 28-year-old's form deserted him. Speaking at his pre-match news conference ahead of Manchester United's trip to Brighton on Saturday, Mourinho said: " I was not happy with his last performances and I am not speaking about one or two".

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  • Gundy talking to Tennessee Volunteers
Gundy talking to Tennessee Volunteers

Hyams said Tennessee has interviewed Gundy for the position. He has had some friction with his athletic director over the years, and Tennessee could certainly pay him a lot more than the $4 million salary he's getting now. He now holds a 113-53 (69-42 Big 12) overall record, which includes going 7-4 in bowl games and a Big 12 championship in 2011. ...

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  • Showdown at the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau
Showdown at the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau

Under the 2010 Dodd-Frank law, which authorized the agency in the first place, the deputy director becomes the acting director in the case of a vacancy. On Monday, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) found itself in the middle of a weird back and forth between Acting Director Leandra English - handpicked by outgoing chief Richard Co...

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  • CSU, CU, DU Volleyball Teams Selected To NCAA Tournament
CSU, CU, DU Volleyball Teams Selected To NCAA Tournament

CT Wednesday. The Bears owns a 30-9 series lead versus Creighton, and have not played since the Bluejays left the MVC following the 2012 season. The Buccaneers finished the regular season with a 19-11 overall record and a 12-4 mark in the league.

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  • Tiger Woods paired with Justin Thomas on PGA Tour comeback
Tiger Woods paired with Justin Thomas on PGA Tour comeback

Shortly thereafter, Faxon, the smallest name in that group, gave a glowing report on the state of Woods' game in an article for Golfweek . "I thought you were going to tweet my name too!", Faxon wrote. "Tiger looked this morning he was playing pain free and down the last there, he out-drove me by 60 yards and he out-drove me every hole of the nine...

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  • Ole Miss AD Ross Bjork announced Matt Luke's hiring in team meeting
Ole Miss AD Ross Bjork announced Matt Luke's hiring in team meeting

Ole Miss ' new coach is its current coach. Luke will receive a $3 million base salary next season, and that figure increases each year through the contract's duration, which lasts until December 31, 2021. MSU Special Teams coordinator Greg Knox will serve as interim coach for the Bulldogs' upcoming bowl game. Taking over for Hugh Freeze , who r...

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  • Michael Crabtree, Aqib Talib Ejected Following Fight
Michael Crabtree, Aqib Talib Ejected Following Fight

Talib and Crabtree have some history. If Crabtree was looking for revenge against Talib, it was his first opportunity. Crabtree played jewelry-less on Sunday. Raiders players began pushing the Denver players circled around Crabtree, leading to a brawl between the teams. He pushed Talib amongst players on the Denver sideline, where both players we...

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  • Arsene Wenger: 'Burnley are Premier League's surprise package this season'
Arsene Wenger: 'Burnley are Premier League's surprise package this season'

Arsene Wenger has taken his rotation policy to a new level this season, with a completely different Arsenal side playing in midweek games as opposed to our Premier League first XI, but this will have to take a new twist this coming week with 3 EPL games in the space of 6 days.

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  • John Wall Out At Least Two Weeks
John Wall Out At Least Two Weeks

A native of Raleigh, NC, Wall underwent an MRI after experiencing discomfort since a November 7 loss to the Dallas Mavericks when he took a knee-to-knee hit. He'll miss games consecutively for the first time in two seasons. Thus far this season, Wall is averaging 20.3 points and 9.2 assists while shooting at a 44 percent clip from the field.

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  • Derrick Rose leaves Cavaliers to handle
Derrick Rose leaves Cavaliers to handle "personal matter"

What is immediately known, though, is that Rose is not expected to play in the next game for the Cavs. According to the NBA insider, Rose is now away from the team and evaluating his future in basketball as he is "tired of being hurt". The Cavs, however, figure to be just fine without him. There's growing uncertainty within the team and arou...

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  • Kevin Durant, mother Wanda, say focus on OKC has gone too far
Kevin Durant, mother Wanda, say focus on OKC has gone too far

Tensions were certainly high between the two, but according to Durant, their interaction was not a big deal. Westbrook on the other hand described the incidents as him letting Durant know he is "coming at your neck every single night". After the game, Westbrook said the only friends he had on the court were his teammates and the basketball . O...

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