Saturday, January 31, 2015
Jordan Hill scored 26 points and forced the second overtime with a clutch jumper, and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped their nine-game losing streak in thrilling fashion with a 123-118 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night.
Hosts Equatorial Guinea are hoping the decision to relocate Saturday's Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal against Tunisia to Bata gives them the edge over the Carthage Eagles.
Guinea won the drawing of lots for a spot in the African Cup of Nations quarterfinals on Thursday by choosing a green ball with the No. 2 printed on a piece of paper on the inside.
Beating the entry deadline by hours on Thursday, Sepp Blatter formally joined a FIFA presidential contest he is widely expected to win.
Scarred in different ways by their recent cup exploits, Chelsea and Manchester City face off at Stamford Bridge on Saturday for a pivotal match in the Premier League title race.
Asia's soccer chief said he was “stunned” on Friday after he was quoted as outlining a movement to oust Asian Cup hosts Australia from the regional body.
NFL officiating chief Dean Blandino says the inspection of the footballs by referee Walt Anderson before the AFC Championship was handled properly.
Tiger Woods helped attract a record, raucous crowd to the Phoenix Open on Thursday, the first big event in a week that concludes with the Super Bowl.
Ha Na Jang went from qualifier to leader in just a few days at the U.S. LPGA Tour season opener on Thursday.
Elena Radionova led a Russian sweep of the top three in the short program at the European figure skating championships on Thursday, in a performance she said was something of an emotional watershed.