Friday, November 28, 2014
Manu Ginobili scored 28 points as the San Antonio Spurs won without coach Gregg Popovich, rallying for a 106-100 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night.
Japan have been suspended from international basketball competitions — including the Olympics — after failing to merge their two national leagues.
Tennis heads into a brave new era this weekend when the International Premier Tennis League debuts its fast-paced, TV-friendly format which is already making waves in the sport.
A Rio de Janeiro judge on Wednesday denied a request from prosecutors to halt construction of the Olympic golf course because of environmental concerns, curtailing fears that the venue won't be ready in time for test events.
Australian batsman Phillip Hughes died Thursday from a rare head injury after a sickening on-field blow in one of the highest-profile sporting fatalities since the death of Formula One great Ayrton Senna.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
So much for Stephen Curry's mini-shooting slump. Curry scored 40 points on 11-of-18 shooting as the Golden State Warriors beat the Miami Heat 114-97 on Tuesday night for their sixth consecutive victory.
The Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles meet Thursday in a showdown of NFL divisional co-leaders with four other clubs fighting for playoff spots also on the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday slate.
Lionel Messi netted a hat trick to shatter the Champions League goalscoring record as Barcelona won 4-0 at APOEL on Tuesday, while Sergio Aguero also bagged three goals as Manchester City snatched a 3-2 victory over 10-man Bayern Munich.
Former top-ranked Caroline Wozniacki and Venus Williams will open their 2015 tennis seasons at the ASB Classic in Auckland from Jan. 5.