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Antonio Brown offers reward for Steelers rookie's stolen bike

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The Steelers have two playmakers who are undisputedly better than Bryant in Antonio Brown and Le'Veon Bell. Bryant later clarified himself, tagging Smith-Schuster with his follow-up remarks. "It's I just want to help contribute, and I want to be the best player I can be". The next day, Bryant said he personally never requested a trade . "We've invested a lot, we've covered a lot of ground", Tomlin said. Read More »

Jesse Lingard strikes twice as Man United see off Swansea City

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Both teams rung the changes from their respective weekend defeats, although Victor Lindelof was promoted to the starting XI, despite a shaky display as a first-half substitute at the John Smith's Stadium. United carried their lead into half-time, but the hosts were not out of the game as they passed the ball with energy and vigour. The United goal prompted a good response from Swansea and the home side were nearly gifted a goal when Daley Blind headed the ball against the thigh of ... Read More »

Steve Kerr Says Stephen Curry Is 'At His Absolute Peak Right Now'

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The Grizzlies (2-0) bench outscored the Warriors (1-1) bench 41-18. This isn't the first mouthpiece-throwing incident for Curry . Curry was supposedly given the heave-ho after "going off" on a ref, with Durant suffering a similar fate because he cursed out officials for calls he thought were, shall we say, borderline at the very least. Read More »

Andrew Wiggins buzzer beater: OKC fans FURIOUS with referee non-decision

Andrew Wiggins pulled the rabbit out of the hat, banking in a deeeeep three-pointer at the buzzer to lift the Wolves to an improbable 115-113 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder . First, it was Carmelo Anthony giving the Thunder the late one-point lead with what everyone assumed was the dagger with 4.7 seconds to go on a lovely misdirection play and feed from Russell Westbrook . Read More »

Director James Toback accused of sexual harassment by over 30 women

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During his meetings with women, Toback boasted of his sexual endeavours with the famous celebrities and would ask them "humiliating personal questions". "And I deserved not to tell anyone", actress Adrienne LaValley told The LA Times . The indie rock band Veruca Salt used the hashtag to call out Toback on October 16. Read More »

Suns working hard to move disgruntled Eric Bledsoe

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For the time being, Phoenix has selected Jay Triano to take over as the interim head coach, but this may not be the end of their departures if one player's issues aren't sorted out. Given that reluctance, it seems like the Knicks are a long-shot to trade for Bledsoe , who would be an upgrade over current Knicks starting point guard Ramon Sessions . Read More »

Olivier Giroud wins Puskas Award for 'scorpion-kick' goal

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It honors the most attractive goal of the year, and Giroud has triumphed due to his scorpion kick against Crystal Palace on New Year's day. The lad from Giyani arrived at the London Palladium on Monday night having already made history by becoming the first goalkeeper and African to be short-listed for the award for the Goal of the Year, which saw him compete with Giroud and Venezuelan Under-17 girls forward Deyna Castellanos. Read More »

Jaguars Insider: Passing game provides needed boost in rout of Colts

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Lee scored 9.2 FanDuel points and registered 5.79 Receiving Net Expected Points, per numberFire live. "Once we get the O-line going back in rhythm, we'll be fine". 22, 2017. Hilton said he talked to coach Chuck Pagano but declined to say what the conversation entailed. "They came in here and played their tails off". Read More »

Halep relishing worlImd number one battle in Singapore

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World No. 1 Simona Halep has been drawn in the same group as Elina Svitolina , Caroline Wozniacki and Caroline Garcia for the WTA Finals in Singapore . Winning the 2017 Wimbledon Championships, Muguruza notched her second career Grand Slam singles title. "It's going to be a very intense match for sure", Garcia said. Read More »

Jimbo Fisher confronts taunting fan after Florida State's loss, apologizes in presser

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FSU's loss to Louisville is its fourth this season, its most since the 2011 season. FSU is off to its worst start through six games since 1976, Bobby Bowden's first season. We're going to keep fighting, scratching, coaching and playing, and you see the heart and desire of those kids". And understand something: What if that's your kid? Things will get better for the Noles, even if it's not this year. Read More »

India and Bangladesh Will Fight Terrorism, Radicalisation And Extremism, Says Swaraj

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She arrived in a special aircraft which landed at Bangladesh Air Force Base Bangabandhu in Dhaka at 1:45pm. Reports state that one of Swaraj's prime agenda during her visit to the neighbouring country is the ongoing Rohingya crisis. Without naming the Rohingyas, she said it was clear that "normalcy will be restored only with the return of the displaced persons to Rakhine state". Read More »

Justin Thomas defeats Marc Leishman in play-off at The CJ Cup

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The pair will tee off in the company of local Whee Kim, the highest placed Korean in the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges, and can expect big crowds as the final round unfolds. Overnight leader Luke List found the windy conditions hard and slumped to a 4-over 76 which dropped him to T8, Lucas Glover also falling down the standings after a 2-over 74. Read More »

Raiders Team Grades: Raiders Beat Chiefs In Huge Come-From-Behind Win

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An offensive pass interference call on Crabtree on the next play wiped out another touchdown. It all ended with Carr completing a two-yard touchdown pass to Crabtree to tie up the game. Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper caught 11 passes for 210 yards and two touchdowns. Coming into Thursday's game, only the 0-6 Browns were seeded lower than the Raiders in the AFC playoff race and Oakland had yet to win a divisional game in two previous chances. Read More »

Penn State rolls during whiteout against MI

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The matchup between Penn State's offense and Michigan's defense was worth the billing it received going in. The Browns are among a handful of teams who are credentialed for the press box in Happy Valley for Saturday night's game between the Nittany Lions and the visiting Michigan Wolverines . Read More »

Manchester United on Premier League Live this weekend

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Though, in his post-match interview, there was one line that really caught the eye of some on social media. The Portuguese said in a press conference when asked whether he will look for solutions in January: " I don't want to speak about signings yet, or the market or January ". Read More »

Luke Kuechly ruled out against Bears, Ryan Kalil expected to return

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Rookie safety Eddie Jackson became the first National Football League player to score multiple defensive touchdowns of 75 yards or more in a game, leading the Chicago Bears to a 17-3 victory over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. That isn't great news against the Bears who now rank 3rd in rushing at 136 yards per game. Seattle's Thomas Rawls was the last player to rush for at least 100 yards against the Panthers' defense. Read More »

EPL: Leicester fires manager Craig Shakespeare after 4 months in charge

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Shakespeare, part of Leicester's coaching set-up since 2011 and an integral component in the club's first English league title, won his first four games in charge in all competitions as the team eventually recovered to finish in 12th spot. Dyche said it is "no story", adding: "I'm not aware of any approach". "My full focus is making sure I pick the right team for Saturday. It's not the first time I've been linked", Dyche told a news conference on Thursday. Read More »

India lose top ODI spot to South Africa in latest ICC rankings

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India lost its number one spot on 19 October 2017 in International Cricket Council (ICC) One Day International (ODI) rankings to South Africa . Although he only got 23 runs in the 2nd ODI, Bangladesh would miss his hard-hitting style and experience going forward to the 3rd ODI and T20I series. Read More »

Hayward return this season unlikely after surgery

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The surgery was performed by Drs. The good news for Hayward is that George was able to make a full recovery and become the elite player he was prior to his gruesome injury . Through it all, though, Hayward's teammates continue to keep him in their thoughts. Hayward was picked up in free agency this offseason by the Celtics . Read More »

Rockets' Paul could miss one month

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The Rockets acquired Paul in a blockbuster trade with the Los Angeles Clippers in the offseason to form a lethal combination with James Harden in the backcourt. Chris Paul won't be available for the Houston Rockets' home opener tomorrow night, and he could be out of action for a month as he continues to rehab a bruised left knee, according to the New York Times' Marc Stein . Read More »

Antonio Conte acknowledges Chelsea's big heart and defensive weakness

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The Hornets are flying high in the Premier League after eight matches and came into their match at Stamford Bridge full of confidence following their come-from-behind win against Arsenal at Vicarage Road last weekend. Watford was the better side for much of the first period and netted a deserved equalizer in first-half stoppage time. Watford will be left to rue a shocking miss from Richarlison, who inexplicably shot wide with the goal at his mercy early in the second-half. Read More »

De Bruyne could demand hefty new City deal

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In what is looking like the most eye-catching game of the Champions League so far, Manchester City will be welcoming Napoli to the Etihad on Tuesday night. It is a testament to Guardiola's attacking riches that he has the option to bring back the Argentina forward for the Napoli game. Ederson completed a crucial interception with the hosts just a goal up. Read More »

Raiders score on final play to beat Chiefs 31-30

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We came out with the W and I'm excited. The 49ers take on the Dallas Cowboys, who have allowed opposing quarterbacks to score at least 20 fantasy points in a game during the past three weeks and at least two passing touchdowns to opposing quarterbacks in four straight weeks. Read More »

Pakistan skittle Sri Lanka for 173

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The National Cricket Selection Committee has selected 16-member squad of Pakistan's team for three T-20 internationals against Sri Lanka . Shinwari was one of two changes Pakistan made from the third one-day which they won by seven wickets in Abu Dhabi. Read More »

Chelsea vs Watford: Get 18/1 on Blues to Win

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Watford have failed to beat Chelsea in their previous 12 meetings across all competitions. For those reasons, odds of 19/20 (1.95 ) seem generous on both teams finding the net for the fourth time in five encounters between Watford and Chelsea , who have scored 16 goals in six home games this season. Read More »

LaVar Ball Defends Lonzo Ball to Stephen A. Smith

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So if this is only the start, Los Angeles is in for quite the season. Click the video up top for more. While just about every commentator (including Snoop) thinks that he's going to end up being a good player, no one - at least on TNT - questioned last night that the rookie's outspoken dad had put him in a tough position. Read More »

Kevin De Bruyne: 'Manchester City, Manchester United for Premier League title'

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De Bruyne also created Gabriel Jesus's victor on Tuesday night in the 2-1 win over Serie A leaders Napoli that maintained City's flawless start in the Champions League with three wins out of three. Manchester City star midfielder Kevin De Bruyne on Thursday asserted the club should maintain high standards constantly in order to win more games and titles. Read More »

Benfica transformed me, says Man United's Matic

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He could be about to add to the injury list at Old Trafford though as he limped off with a knee problem in the second half. Mourinho is already without Paul Pogba, Marouane Fellaini , Marcos Rojo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic but insists he will not "cry" like other managers. Read More »

Draymond Green strains knee as Warriors lose opener

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On Tuesday, the 2017 Defensive Player of the Year , #Draymond Green, suffered "knee strain" during the game against the Houston Rockets for the National Basketball Association season opener game. "We scored pretty good", D'Antoni said with a laugh before returning to coach-speak. Kevin Durant's baseline jumper at the end went in just too late and Golden State squandered a big lead on the night it received its championship rings. Read More »