Kevin Love could miss more than month with toe injury

The Cleveland Cavaliers are preparing for the strong possibility that five-time All-Star forward Kevin Love could miss more than a month with an injured toe on his left foot, league sources told nfl nike jerseys china The Cavaliers and Love are consulting with doctors early this week to consider the limited short-term solutions available, […]


Cavaliers’ coaching situation up in air after Tyronn Lue’s firing

Top assistant Larry Drew, who was expected to take over after Cleveland fired Tyronn Lue, said Monday he is not the team’s interim coach but is merely “the voice right now” as the Cavs prepare to host Atlanta. Drew said his agent is in talks with the Cavs about restructuring his contract and is not […]


Adrian Peterson passes Tony Dorsett as NFL’s No. 9 all-time rusher

A short run early in the game reminded all of what Adrian Peterson has accomplished in his career, resulting in another historic milestone. A long run later on reminded everyone what he can still do. The Washington Redskins running back rushed for 149 yards in a 20-13 win over the New York Giants and clinching […]


Mike Tomlin made passionate address to Steelers after Pittsburgh shooting

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin addressed the Pittsburgh shooting with his team Saturday night in what players called a passionate moment. Tomlin told his team he lived close to the Tree of Life Synagogue, where a mass shooting left 11 people dead and several others injured earlier Saturday. “I’m a member of the Squirrel Hill community […]


Red Sox, Dodgers ride strong two-strike approaches to World Series

It’s no surprise then that both clinching games of the league championship series turned on home runs. In the American League, Rafael Devers hit a 98 mph fastball at the top of the strike zone from Justin Verlander and lofted it into the Crawford Boxes in left field at Houston’s Minute Maid Park, a ball […]

Al-Ittihad sign Matthew Jurman from Suwon Samsung Bluewings

Australian national team defender Matthew Jurman has a new home after signing with Saudi Arabian club Al-Ittihad. The 28-year-old was part of the Socceroos’ World Cup squad but was one of eight players who didn’t see a minute of action under Bert van Marwijk in Russia. The pain of that snub will be soothed somewhat […]

Call of (double) duty: Patrick Ricard is NFL’s top two-way player

Patrick Ricard finished off the Baltimore Ravens’ first drive in last Thursday’s preseason game by catching a 6-yard touchdown pass from Joe Flacco. Four days later, Ricard reached the end zone again, grabbing a deflected pass in practice and running back the interception for a touchdown. Ricard is pulling double duty for a second straight […]


Fantasy NBA Daily Notes: Who will benefit from Lakers suspensions?

The surreal fracas at the Staples Center on Saturday night has some immediate implications for fantasy purposes — namely with word of Lonzo Ball’s minutes restriction getting loosened going forward. With Rajon Rondo expected to miss three games to suspension, Ball gets an opportunity to once again become a key playmaker for the Lakers. As […]


Can Dwane Casey get the Pistons back on track?

Andre Drummond grabs the rebound, stops, turns and momentarily freezes. For years, he had been used to the same routine: Pass the ball to a specific player, or turn to Stan Van Gundy to pick up the next play. Now, there is none of that. For a second at a recent practice, Drummond thinks, “What […]


Jaguars still married to Blake Bortles in 2019

Quarterback Blake Bortles might regain his starting job for Sunday’s game against Philadelphia in London. He also might not take another snap this season. But one thing is all but certain: The Jacksonville Jaguars are not cutting the third overall pick in 2014 after the season. The three-year contract extension he signed in February pretty […]