Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Kobe Bryant had nine points and eight rebounds in his season debut for the Lakers, but Amir Johnson scored a career-high 32 points in the trade-depleted Toronto Raptors' 106-94 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday.
Matt Prater braved the freezing weather to set an NFL record with a 64-yard field goal and Peyton Manning threw four more touchdown passes Sunday to lift the Denver Broncos to a 51-28 victory over the Tennessee Titans.
It wasn't the send-off from Sherwood that Tiger Woods wanted, but a playoff loss to Zach Johnson in the World Challenge gave the world number of one plenty of optimism for 2014.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has agreed to the addition of golf and weightlifting at the 2017 Summer Universiade, bringing to 19 the number of sports to be contested at the games in Taipei, the city government said yesterday.
Monday, December 9, 2013
Paul George scored 28 points to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 111-100 win over San Antonio on Saturday, ending an 11-game losing streak against the Spurs.
The New York Yankees announced on Saturday they have signed former Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury to a seven-year, US$153 million deal and have also locked up Japanese right hander Hiroki Kuroda for one more season.
After a day of so much uncertainty about where the ball was going, Tiger Woods landed in a place where the outcome is rarely in doubt.
France's Franck Ribery produced a commanding display as Bayern Munich extended their record unbeaten Bundesliga run to 40 matches with a 7-0 away romp at Werder Bremen on Saturday.
Manchester United's dismal season lurched into crisis on Saturday after a 1-0 loss at home to Newcastle United condemned the champions to their fifth defeat of the campaign.
Two goals in three minutes from Napoli's Goran Pandev were not enough to secure victory as his side threw away a two-goal lead to draw 3-3 at home to Udinese in an end-to-end Serie A thriller on Saturday.