Thursday, December 18, 2014
Toronto scored four times in the third period to beat Anaheim 6-2 on Wednesday, pushing the Maple Leafs winning streak to six games while ending the streak of the NHL-leading Ducks at eight.
The Memphis Grizzlies dealt Golden State their first defeat in more than a month on Tuesday, snapping the Warriors NBA winning streak at 16 games with a 105-98 triumph.
Japanese reliever Kyuji Fujikawa signed a US$1.1 million, one-year deal Tuesday with the Texas Rangers that includes a club option for 2016.
The United States Olympic Committee announced Tuesday it will bid to host the 2024 Summer Games, but the candidate city won't be selected until early next year.
Goals from Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale helped Real Madrid coast to a 4-0 victory over Cruz Azul of Mexico on Tuesday and a place in the final of the Club World Cup.
In announcing the end of a distinguished 20-year career, Thierry Henry made it clear where he felt more cherished.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
LeBron James scored 27 points with 13 assists, and Kevin Love added 22 points and 18 rebounds, as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Charlotte Hornets 97-88 on Monday.
Drew Brees threw for 375 yards and three touchdowns as the New Orleans Saints beat the Chicago Bears 31-15 on Monday to take the NFC South lead.
Tokyo Olympic bosses appear set to deliver the most successful Paralympics ever in 2020, a senior International Paralympic Committee (IPC) official said Tuesday, despite pressure to slash costs for the Games overall.
Roberto Mancini recorded his first league victory back in charge at Inter Milan with a 2-0 win at 10-man Chievo Verona on Monday.