Serena Williams is choosing her moments carefully. Deep contemplation on her recent engagement, she says, can wait until after the Australian Open.
Stephen Curry hit five 3-pointers and had 20 points while matching his season best with 11 assists in Golden State's 126-91 rout of the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday.
The New England Patriots got a break by not having to face Ben Roethlisberger during their regular-season win over the Steelers in October.
Italy forward Andrea Belotti has three goals in three matches against AC Milan this season but his Torino club can't beat the Rossoneri.
Brian Boyle scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period as the Tampa Bay Lightning opened a six-game road trip with a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Monday.
England's Joe Root has said he is ready to take on the mantle of Test skipper should Alastair Cook decide to relinquish the captaincy.
The season is barely past the halfway point and already Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has virtually given up on winning the title.
Free-scoring Monaco moved to the top of the French league on goal difference by crushing Marseille 4-1 Sunday, tearing the home side apart with lightning counterattacks that took its season's tally to 60 league goals in 20 games.
FC Porto defeated Moreirense 3-0 to move within four points of Portuguese league leader Benfica on Sunday.
Sevilla fans enjoyed the last laugh over Sergio Ramos.