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by | January 27, 2020 | 02:30

Bryant is the only player in National Basketball Association history to have two different numbers (No. 8 and No. 24) retired by one franchise, and his 81 points scored against the Toronto Raptors on January 22, 2006, is the second-highest single-game point total, trailing only Wilt Chamberlain's 100 points scored on March 2, 1962.

by | January 27, 2020 | 01:39

African stars including Chelsea great Didier Drogba, Taye Taiwo, Ahmed Elmohamady, Yannick Bolasie and Asisat Oshoala were shocked to hear the news of the death of former Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant . Bryant was active as of 10:39 p.m. ET on Saturday night on social media, congratulating LeBron James on Twitter during the Lakers 108-91 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers for passing him for 3rd all-time on the NBA's scoring leaders list.

by | January 27, 2020 | 02:10

He made a century to help England win the third Test by an innings and 53 runs to go 2-1 up. Lunch was delayed to allow Mark Wood to mop up the South African tail as he finished with 5-46 off 14.3 overs. It took Ben Stokes to break things up, Pretorius feeding a rising delivery to Zak Crawley at gully, before Wood wrapped things up. England had slipped from 107-0 to 157-4 at the Wanderers when Stokes was out and was under pressure on the opening day of the decisive test.

by | January 27, 2020 | 02:12

It remains to be seen whether the Norwegian tactician will be given as long as a German rival to get things right. Solskjaer pointed to Jurgen Klopp's success at Liverpool as proof of what can be achieved with time. "For me, we do have a way of doing things". This group is a good core of players who believe in what we are doing to move them forward, "he said". Former Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov has claimed that Manchester United's current situation can never attract top ...

by | January 26, 2020 | 02:10

He continued to develop well after his return and made the step up to United's Under-23s, putting him in a strong position when Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replaced Jose Mourinho and promised to give the club's most talented youngsters plenty of opportunities.

by | January 26, 2020 | 01:20

The defender was photographed with Edu, Arsenal's technical director, at Rio de Janeiro airport on Friday night ahead of his flight to London . The left-footed centre-back used to be on the books at Manchester City in 2016 but spent time on loan at Girona, NAC and Deportivo La Coruna before joining Flamengo on a permanent deal last summer.

by | January 25, 2020 | 01:15

The Reds have what looks like an unassailable 16-point lead at the top of the Premier League table and also have a game in hand over the chasing pack. "He's exactly the player we expected to get - super, super boy, super player". "Whatever you say about us, if it's positive then thank you very much, and if it's negative, I don't care!" I am very happy with the boys.

by | January 25, 2020 | 02:13

Tom Brady wished retiring Giants quarterback Eli Manning well in his retirement, but added there was something about Manning's career that he wishes was different. "That's something I take seriously, his concern for it and the responsibility we all have as current Giants and where he's left the legacy of the organization".

by | January 25, 2020 | 00:27

Djokovic is seeking to become only the third man to win eight or more titles at the same Grand Slam after Rafael Nadal (12 at Roland Garros) and Roger Federer (eight at Wimbledon). Wang quickly outperformed these scores and scores on Friday, largely due to an nearly flawless game in the first set. She played a good couple of matches and even registered a win over 2019 champion Ashleigh Barty.

by | January 23, 2020 | 02:22

Later, he experienced it on the court. Monday's meeting with Italian Salvatore Caruso on Margaret Court Arena will be the first test of that work as Tsitsipas looks to match, or even better, his sensational run to the semi-finals at Melbourne Park previous year.

by | January 23, 2020 | 00:46

After the horrific brawl, officials actually brought the teams back onto the floor for a brief moment and awarded a technical free throw shot to the Wildcats. Cartier Diarra answered the fans that'd been heckling him all night from an early air-ball by adding a layup, and Gordon's 3-pointer capped a 13-2 run that got Kansas State withing 49-36 with about 14 minutes left in the game.

by | January 23, 2020 | 01:55

NBC 6 in South Florida cited a news release from Hollywood Police saying officers responded to the home after an "alleged victim" told police he was attacked by Brown and his trainer, identified as Holt. Brown was seen last week on his own Instagram Live shouting at police and the mother of some of his children in an apparent dispute over his vehicle keys.

by | January 22, 2020 | 00:33

This will be the second Super Bowl of Reid's two-decade head coaching career, and a chance at finally getting the ring that has eluded him for so long. The San Francisco 49ers cornerback fired back at Darelle Revis. Like the remainder of the organization, Revis is most likely mindful that Sherman speaks an excellent video game, as well .

by | January 22, 2020 | 02:20

Just about an hour ago, we reported that Hollywood police were surrounding Antonio Brown's home in Florida and were investigating an ongoing situation. Brown live-streamed the altercation on his social media accounts and directed explicit remarks at both the woman and responding officers. Brown's home is located in a gated community in Hollywood.

by | January 22, 2020 | 00:31

After defeating Sonego on Tuesday, Kyrgios is through to the second round at the Australian Open . 'Novak (Djokovic) tried it last night to no avail, and said "Nick hits it a lot better than I do" and I think he's correct cause that was some good hands, ' McEnroe followed.

by | January 21, 2020 | 02:07

Linehan, 56, hasn't coached since the Cowboys 2018 season as he parted ways with the team afterward. Either way, Garrett is now in a coordinator role and tasked with getting something out of young quarterback Daniel Jones , as well as weapons such as Saquon Barkley .

by | January 21, 2020 | 00:55

Arteta believes his side should have been given the chance to move out of sight before that late effort. Arsenal could have had a penalty in the 68th when Jack O'Connell made contact with Pépé's legs, but the video assistant referee didn't recommend a spot-kick.

by | January 21, 2020 | 01:45

Results are based on NBAStore.com sales from October 2019 through December 2019. No purchase figures were given for a team, player or items. James has been leading the Lakers this season, who are leading the Western Conference with a 34-8 win-loss record.

by | January 21, 2020 | 00:50

For the state of OH to improve that number, these three things have to be done this Saturday afternoon at State College. Anybody who has followed it has seen huge returns. The game marked Ohio State's first 100-point effort against a Big Ten opponent since 2006. Final score prediction, Penn State will win and cover, 65-62.

by | January 21, 2020 | 02:19

Guardiola is contracted to City until the end of next season, but there has been increasing speculation this season that this campaign could be his last at the club. "We take it one game at a time". "We deal well with it. The mentality we have, we know there are going to be setbacks in games, we know there will be hard moments in games, but if you are ready to face them it makes it a little bit easier".

by | January 20, 2020 | 02:17

We're so proud of you", he said, referring to the team and coaches. The president also singled out numerous players, including quarterback Joe Burrow , whose Heisman Trophy acceptance speech helped raise hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations for the Athens County (Ohio) Food Bank.

by | January 20, 2020 | 00:52

With conditions improving ahead of the start of the tournament on Monday, Federer said he was not anxious about his health but said the tournament's communication had been lacking, with the official air quality rules officially published only late on Friday.

by | January 19, 2020 | 00:57

Houston Astros' infielder, Alex Bregman , pushed hard against the idea that he was carrying electronic devices as the scandal surrounding the team's signs continued. The survey was started before Beltran and the Mets parted. Who was the best team in 2018? "I couldn't let myself be a distraction for the team". Both Cora and Beltran were members of the Astros at the time and were implicated in Manfred's report.

by | January 19, 2020 | 01:09

In the original arrest warrant obtained by NOLA.com, the stadium officer was asked to enforce a no-smoking policy in the LSU locker rooms. "The legal matter has been resolved". Beckham still has four years and over $55 million left on his current deal, so it's beneficial for both sides to make things work. "There is no warrant outstanding for the arrest of Odell Beckham Jr", read a statement from the player's lawyer, Daniel Davillier of New Orleans.

by | January 19, 2020 | 00:43

Mustafi felt that such a review was massively reinforced by social media. "On there, it's hard to handle when things are going well and then when things are not working out it's even tougher", he said. Speaking to the club's official website , the centre back confessed that what he has read online from Gunners supporters has affected him personally.

by | January 19, 2020 | 01:35

The striker, forced off shortly after being introduced as a substitute in the FA Cup win over Wolves, is unlikely to feature in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's plans. Much simpler to say that Pogba appears to do whatever he wants, which tells you all need to know about the kind of control that United assert over their highest paid employee, and by extension the club itself.

by | January 18, 2020 | 02:19

That's the headline for a column written by Record journalist Rui Calafate today, as he analyses the transfer of Gedson Fernandes to Tottenham Hotspur. Fernandes expressed his delight after completing a move to north London , stating: "It's one big dream to come to this big club". "I am very happy".

by | January 18, 2020 | 02:00

England's Ben Stokes takes the attack to the South African bowlers. The International Cricket Council (ICC) have also fined Rabada 15% of his match fee and gave him one demerit point after he was found guilty of a Level 1 breach of the Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel during South Africa's 3rd Test match against England in Port Elizabeth on Thursday.

by | January 17, 2020 | 02:01

We've got the rest of this week. "Regardless of your political views, that's pretty cool, having the president at the game", LSU quarterback Joe Burrow , the hero of the championship game Monday night, remarked then . "So proud of our football team". I remember watching Drew Brees - he ran (a seven-on-seven drill), and it was the best seven-on-seven I ever saw, and there wasn't another coach out there.

by | January 17, 2020 | 02:09

But the game is getting cleaner and healthier. "The goal remains to be competitive always", Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom said this week after Cora was ousted, leaving the Red Sox without a manager with less than a month before spring training.

by | January 17, 2020 | 00:58

Kassian went even further with his comments, stating that the next Battle of Alberta is sure to be a feisty one. Kassian called the hits "targeted" and was unhappy Tkachuk didn't respond with fists of his own. Had Tkachuk been willing on Saturday to go toe-to-toe with gloves off, the unpleasantness might have ended already, Kassian said. "But if you play big-boy hockey, you're going to have to answer the bell every once in a while".

by | January 17, 2020 | 00:40

Luhnow and Hinch were subsequently fired while Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora , the former Astros' bench coach described as a ringleader of the sign-stealing plot in MLB's report, parted with the club Wednesday. "When this came up today, Jose Altuve immediately contacted me and this is his statement: 'I have never worn an electronic device in my performance as a major league player, '" Boras told Joel Sherman of the New York Post .

by | January 17, 2020 | 01:15

Excluding penalties, Rashford has scored eight of his 15 big chances, converting 53.8 per cent compared to 23.8 per cent last season. "But that was more than he was exhausted". "It backfired", said Solskjaer, whose team will play either Watford or Tranmere in the FA Cup fourth round after beating Wolves for the first time since 2012.

by | January 16, 2020 | 02:15

Australia lead the three-match series 1-0 after winning the first ODI by 10 wickets. Warner raised his 18th ODI hundred in 88 balls with a boundary off Indian quick Jasprit Bumrah as he jumped with joy and kissed his helmet to celebrate the knock.

by | January 15, 2020 | 01:35

I'm in the same position so I have to learn. "When I started at City , I didn't think I was going to play with such a special type of footballer". We work together every day and I learn from him and watch him and think that's what I have to do.