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Rams trail Falcons 19-10 in fourth quarter

Atlanta ended up winning that contest 47-17, but lost in the NFC Championship to the Philadelphia Eagles the next weekend. The Falcons dominated time of possession, 37:35-22:25, and a pair of clock-chewing drives in the second half resulted in field goals before Matt Ryan floated a eight-yard touchdown pass to Julio Jones with 5:48 remaining to put the game out of reach. Read More »

Curry drops 45 on Clips in LA

The Clippers announced Griffin would not return to the game and was placed in the concussion protocol. Curry, on fire since returning from an 11-game injury absence, connected on 8 of his 16 3-point attempts, made a career-high 15 of his 16 free-throws, pulled down 6 rebounds and handed out 3 assists while sitting out the entire fourth quarter. Read More »

Raiders officially announce Jon Gruden as team's head coach

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It had been a poorly kept secret in recent days Gruden was going to coach the Raiders , but McDonough really let the cat out of the bag. On Saturday, Jon Gruden called his last game with Sean McDonough, and while he wouldn't confirm he was leaving, it became very evident that he was leaving which is why Sean became extremely emotional after the broadcast. Read More »

Antonio Conte calls Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho a 'little man'

Mourinho had initially triggered this seismic row by referring on Thursday to " clown " behaviour on the touchline - comments widely believed to have been aimed at Conte and Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp. "If I saw a well-organised team normally when I spoke about another coach it is only to make compliments, otherwise I stay silent, but in this situation you must have respect and I think I do this". Read More »

Titans' Marcus Mariota records first touchdown reception off own pass

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During their opening drive of the second half, trailing 21-3, Marcus Mariota took his team all the way into the red zone. Somehow, Mariota threw a pass, had it tipped, and caught it for a touchdown. The last player to catch a touchdown catch from himself was former Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brad Johnson in 1997, according to National Football League research. Read More »

Sopore: Four cops killed in IED blast

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He said that immediately after the blast an intensive search operation was launched and the area was cordoned off by the security forces. She wrote on Twitter: "Pained to hear that four policeman have been killed in an IED explosion in Sopore". Read More »

JMU Football on Practice Field for FCS Championship Game

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Omaha natives Easton Stick, RJ Urzendowski, and Nick DeLuca helped lead North Dakota State football to it's sixth FCS national title in seven years. "That's what it boiled down to", said James Madison head coach Mike Houston, who lost to an FCS opponent for the first time in his two seasons at James Madison . Read More »

Titans RB ruled out for playoff game vs. Chiefs

From fast running backs to a quarterback that could manage games with the best of them, Kansas City always finds ways to win. The first time the two teams met in the postseason was in 1962, the year before the Chiefs moved to Kansas City and when the Titans were not yet in Tennessee. Read More »

Paul Pierce Doesn't Want Isaiah Thomas Tribute Video During Jersey Retirement

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The Celtics had originally prepared a video package in honor of Thomas, but he requested that they save it for a later date when his family will be in attendance and he'll actually be able to play. "I wanted my family to experience the love and appreciation this city and this organization was going to give me on that night", he said. This despite Paul Pierce's jersey retirement ceremony set to be held on the same night. Read More »

Jerry Van Dyke, Emmy-nominated star of 'Coach,' dead at 86

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It's said that the actor's health has been on the decline since being involved in a serious vehicle accident about two-years ago. The site also reported that brother Dick, 92, made a visit to his little brother during Christmastime. Van Dyke was born in Danville, Illinois and carried a decades-long career in television that started with a debut on the iconic Dick Van Dyke Show. Read More »

David Luiz and Michy Batshuayi Play - Chelsea Team vs Norwich City Confirmed

Chelsea welcome David Luiz back in to the squad after he recovered from a knee injury that's restricted him to just one appearance since October and the Brazilian worldwide is expected to start this evening. While Willian tried to make something happen for Chelsea , he could not find a way past Norwich's defence, with Zimmermann particularly impressive in the back three. Read More »

LeBron James won't commit to the Cavaliers beyond this season

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Irving would have been flawless for them to add to the mix. It did not come as a surprise that San Antonio was looking for an upgrade at point guard with Tony Parker ailing with injuries and Patty Mills aging. But as these teams careen toward a playoffs rematch, James will be certain to say, and later try to prove, that they're no better off now that they have Irving than when they have Thomas. Read More »

ESPN's Katie Nolan Will Not Be Suspended After Trump Comment

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While appearing on Viceland's talk show " Desus and Mero ", the 30-year-old sports talker called POTUS a "f-ing stupid person". Less than three months into her ESPN tenure, Katie Nolan already is testing boundaries at a network that desperately wants its personalities to stick to sports. Read More »

Queen's granddaughter Zara Tindall is expecting 2nd child

A Buckingham Palace spokesman said: 'The Queen and members of the royal family were very pleased to hear this news'. Their joyous news comes one year after the Olympic medallist suffered a miscarriage in 2016. She is the daughter of Princess Anne who is Queen Elizabeth's only daughter she is also the second eldest grandchild of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip of Edinburg. Read More »

Virgil van Dijk makes Liverpool debut

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Crystal Palace could have landed Liverpool's soon-to-be record signing Virgil van Dijk for a paltry £6m former boss Neil Warnock has revealed. Everton showed from the start that they were not intending to afford him an easy introduction to life at Anfield. Read More »

Aguero talks about leaving Manchester City

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He said: "I saw the schedule in my office the other day and I wanted to escape because it is awful". "I will be here one more year and after, we will see". Given Jose Mourinho this week dismissed suggestions he might look to leave Manchester United as "garbage", the prospect of Guardiola and his old rival maintaining hostilities in the Premier League is an enticing one. Read More »

FA Cup: Manchester United, Liverpool qualify for 4th round

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Manchester United edged through to the FA Cup Fourth Round thanks to late strikes from Jesse Lingard and Romelu Lukaku in a frustrating affair with Championship high-flyers Derby County . More crosses were massively evading their targets, and he sent the opposition on a counter-attack with a disastrous pass backwards eventually finding it's way to Sam Winnall on the edge of the area - luckily for Mkhitaryan, his shot was skewed well wide. Read More »

Everton Complete £27m Deal For Turkish International Striker

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I'm really excited to play for Everton as soon as possible. Everton manager Allardyce identified the Germany-born Turkey worldwide as the forward to add goals and threat to his squad following the failure to replace Romelu Lukaku after his £90m move to Manchester United. Read More »

Arsenal Boss Arsene Wenger Given Touchline Ban For Referee Outburst

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The Belgian won a penalty on a challenge from Hector Bellerin , and converted from the spot, but the opposite side accused him of diving. The result will likely cause more frustration for Arsene Wenger , who was hit with an FA charge after complaining about the penalty awarded to West Brom in last Sunday's 1-1 draw at The Hawthorns, though, as it means his side stay sixth in the table, five points adrift of the top four. Read More »

Nurmagomedov will fight McGregor for free

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White said via MMA Fighting . Ever since McGregor was stopped by Floyd Mayweather in their August boxing match, talk about the UFC champ's next bout has been a regular, topic of discussion. He added: "As long as Conor is willing to [book a] fight by March, we could do Khabib versus Tony". Or, if Conor wants to sit out until next fall, then we'd have to make Khabib vs. Read More »

Serena Williams reveals real reason for pulling out of the Australian Open

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The 36-year-old was eight weeks pregnant last year when she triumphed for a seventh time at Melbourne Park to claim an Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam title. "The memory of last year's Open is one that I will carry with me, and Olympia and I look forward to coming back again", added Williams. "I appreciate the support and understanding of my fans and everyone at the Australian Open ". Read More »

Giannis Antetokounmpo tops LeBron James in early All-Star voting ballots

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He bested Cleveland's LeBron James (856,080) to rule the Eastern Conference and even had more votes than Western Conference leader Kevin Durant (767,402) of the Golden State Warriors. National Basketball Association coaches will pick reserve players. Behind Antetokounmpo and James are two more of the post-post-James generation-the 76ers' charismatic center Joel Embiid and Kristaps Porzingis of the Knicks. Read More »

Everton's Ross Barkley set for Chelsea medical

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Earlier this week, Everton boss Sam Allardyce admitted he was resigned to losing Barkley before the end of the campaign. Barkley has yet to play this season after having hamstring surgery following a training injury but is now approaching match fitness. Read More »

Six murders in two hours in Haryana

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A lieutenant in the army, he had taken voluntary retirement in 2003 on medical grounds and is now in his 40s, the police said. The ex-Armyman first attacked a woman, who was attending her relative, admitted in the ICU of Palwal Hospital. Read More »

Leicester will not rush Vardy return, says Puel

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He handed in a transfer request in the summer, while Leicester rejected bids from Roma , and the boss is keen for him to stay at the Foxes. "It was a fantastic game for Riyad", said Puel of Mahrez's performance agianst Huddersfield. Leicester, with Maguire in particular, were sloppy and their defensive worries increased when they lost Morgan in the 28th minute. Wilfred Ndidi sliced well wide soon after but both sides failed to create any meaningful openings before Mahrez and Slimani ... Read More »

Lewis Dunk: 'Brighton draw with Bournemouth frustrating'

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Colombia global Izquierdo laid on both goals for the hosts at the Amex Stadium as Brighton twice led through Anthony Knockaert and Glenn Murray . In the first meeting this season between Brighton and Bournemouth , the Cherries won 2-1 at Vitality Stadium . At that point Bournemouth were in the ascendancy but it was Brighton who should have reached the break in front with Izquierdo was denied by Begovic's excellent close range save after been sent clear by Gross just two ... Read More »

Swansea City v Tottenham confirmed line-ups: Harry Kane named on the bench

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Tottenham should be considered in the same vein as the other top teams, even if Harry Kane doesn't play, and for that reason it is hard to see Swansea picking up a positive result here. He is not a striker but he can play like a striker. Spurs will return to action with a trip to Swansea City on Tuesday 2 January. The Welsh outfit have only won twice in their last 14 games. Read More »

Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma go shopping in South Africa, here's the picture

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Kohli is touring the country to play series against home side. There seems to be huge discounts on the offer and Anushka seems to be deciding what to buy, Kohli made a decision to hold the bags for his lady. Posting the image, Kohli tweeted: "Wishing you all a very happy, healthy and prosperous new year!" Love and light to all.”. On the work front, she will soon return to resume filming her pending projects - YRF's "Sui Dhaaga", the promotions of "Pari". Read More »