- Noah Again Reaches Out To Anthony
May 03 2014 4:07 PM
Joakim Noah has reportedly been in contact with Carmelo Anthony ever since his initial All-Star Game pitch, and even reached out after the Bulls were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs.
- Clips, Warriors Down To Game 7
May 03 2014 2:54 PM
There’s no doubt Donald Sterling’s continuing saga, which culminated in his lifetime banish from the NBA by Commissioner Adam Silver, has overshadowed a thrilling series between the Clippers and Warriors. Yet for at least 48 minutes of game time, both teams will be squarely focused on advancing to the second round where they’ll face either Oklahoma City or Memphis.
- Updated Derby Lines: Candy Boy Steady, Cali-Chrome Still Well Ahead
May 03 2014 1:36 PM
California Chrome is now at 2-1 odds after starting Saturday at 3-1, while Danza remains at 9-1, and Wicked Strong moves down from 8-1 to 7-1 odds
- Ducks Host Crosstown Kings In Game 1
May 03 2014 12:16 PM
The two Southern California squads have never met in the playoffs before, but the Ducks have the unfortunate task of facing Kings netminder Jonathan Quick who looks to have re-discovered the form that lifted L.A. to the Stanley Cup two years ago.
- California Chrome, Danza, Wicked Strong Favored At Churchill Downs
May 03 2014 10:54 AM
Trained by Art Sherman, who could become the oldest trainer to win the Derby at 77, California Chrome is a 3-1 odds-on favorite from the No. 5 post as the final hours tick away before Saturday’s big race at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.
- Randolph Out For Game 7
May 03 2014 9:13 AM
Memphis forward Zach Randolph was suspended by the NBA for the deciding game for punching Thunder center Steven Adams in the jaw in Game Six. Randolph has powered the Grizzlies offense for 18.2 points per game in the series, and now the offensive load will fall on point guard Mike Conley Jr. and center Marc Gasol.
- Danza, Ride On Curlin Stand In California Chrome's Path
May 02 2014 3:49 PM
There are 18 other thoroughbreds with a chance to derail the favored California Chrome at Churchill Downs, including several top contenders and a few longshots who could make a late surge on the final turn of the 1 1/4 track.
- Mint Julep Recipe, Cups: How To Make And Serve The Famed Kentucky Derby Drink
May 02 2014 2:00 PM
Based off the Kentucky Derby’s own process, a perfect Mint Julep should actually start the night before the big race.
- Fast Track Expected At Churchill Downs
May 02 2014 11:59 AM
During early morning workouts on the day of the race, the 19-thoroughbred field will trot out to temperatures of 49 degrees, but that will rise to 71 degrees and mostly sunny around the 6:24 p.m. post time.
- Some Of The Most Fashionable Styles At Churchill Downs
May 02 2014 11:09 AM
A 140th Kentucky Derby champion will be crowned on Saturday, but much of the attention will turn to the stands and all the unique ideas spectators have come up with for their hats.
- Experts: California Chrome To Win Kentucky Derby
May 01 2014 4:00 PM
Owned by Steve Coburn and Perry and Denise Martin, California Chrome was slotted at the No. 5 post, a position where eight other thoroughbreds have claimed the Run for the Roses.
- Kentucky Derby 2014: Date, Time And Tickets Available
May 01 2014 12:40 PM
Orb was last year’s favorite, and he won with a time of 2:02.89 around the 1-1/4-mile dirt track at Churchill Downs
- Catalans Alves Linked To PSG
May 01 2014 11:05 AM
Barcelona's Dani Alves received overwhelming support for his defiant actions against racism, including applause from the Catalans, but that doesn’t mean he will play at Camp Nou next term.
- Hot Kings, Quick Joust Sharks In Game 7
April 30 2014 3:42 PM
The San Jose Sharks have been in this position before, losing three straight to the Detroit Red Wings in the Western Conference semifinals back in 2011 only to prevail 3-2 in the final game. Whoever prevails will face the Anaheim Ducks in the second round.
- Game 7: Avalanche Host Wild
April 30 2014 2:44 PM
Neither team has made it past the first-round of the playoffs in quite some time. The Avalanche last made the conference semis in 2008 and Minnesota hasn’t moved beyond the first round since their run to the conference finals in 2003.
- DeRozan, Raptors Gunning For Series Lead Over Nets
April 30 2014 1:13 PM
The young Raptors have put themselves in position to win the franchise’s first playoff series in 13 years behind excellent scoring from guards DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry, and Lithuanian center Jonas Valanciunas dominating his veteran Nets counterparts.
- Sterling Could Sell Clips For $1B
April 30 2014 10:37 AM
Donald Sterling could sell his team for more than double the record sale price for an NBA franchise.
- New United Boss Pivotal To Transfer Targets
April 27 2014 3:38 PM
Manchester United began life without David Moyes in a stunning 4-0 victory over Norwich on Saturday, and it was a rousing success for Ryan Giggs in his first attempt as manager, but its unclear if he’s the long-term option for the club. And until United find themselves a permanent boss with top-notch credentials, signing players could prove difficult.
- Catalans Plotting Ozil Switch
April 27 2014 1:56 PM
Barcelona may be very active this summer after the lifting of their transfer ban.
- Clips, Warriors Play Game Four Amid Sterling Scandal
April 27 2014 10:59 AM
There were reports that some of the Clippers were contemplating a boycott of Sunday’s game, but for now it appears the game will tip-off as scheduled.