Sunday, December 29, 2013
South Korean outfielder Choo Shin-Soo, among the most prized free agents this year, has signed a seven-year contract worth US$130 million with Major League Baseball's Texas Rangers, the club announced Friday.
Saturday, December 28, 2013
Recent setbacks to the Spurs in general, and San Antonio guard Danny Green in particular, mattered little in a bounce-back 116-107 victory over the rival Dallas Mavericks.
Celtic manager Neil Lennon praised the strength of his players, some of whom have featured in 35 games already, after they extended their unbeaten start to the Scottish Premiership season to 17 games.
Friday, December 27, 2013
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade put on a show Wednesday to help Miami hold off the depleted but dogged Los Angeles Lakers for a 101-95 Christmas NBA victory.
Thursday, December 26, 2013
If the NBA had a Christmas wish, it might be for a different holiday schedule. The one that was drawn up seemed strong enough when it was released, a potentially dynamite five-game treat packed with superstar scorers and championship contenders.
Wednesday, December 25, 2013
LeBron James scored 38 points, Michael Beasley made two free throws with 9.2 seconds left to put Miami up for good, and the Heat beat the Atlanta Hawks 121-119 in overtime on Monday night.
Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Kyle Lowry scored 22 points, making a pair of clinching free throws with 9.8 seconds left, and the Toronto Raptors handed the Oklahoma City Thunder their first home loss with a 104-98 victory on Sunday night.
Monday, December 23, 2013
Dwight Howard had 35 points and 19 rebounds, leading the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 114-97 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night.
Sunday, December 22, 2013
Evan Turner hit the winning basket at the buzzer and scored 29 points to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 121-120, overtime win over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night.
Saturday, December 21, 2013
San Antonio's Tiago Splitter tipped in a rebound with 2.1 seconds left to give the Spurs a 104-102 victory over Golden State on Tuesday, taking a valuable win in the absence of their experienced star trio.