Oct 19 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights from National Basketball Association games on Thursday:
Everton manager Ronald Koeman said poor refereeing was to blame for the brawls during his team's 2-1 loss to Olympique Lyon in the Europa League on Thursday. Several players from both teams clashed in the 64th minute when Everton captain Ashley Williams appeared to shove Lyon goalkeeper Anthony
All Blacks assistant coach Wayne Smith will end his 20-year association with the team on Saturday when they face Australia in their final Bledisloe Cup match of the season. There is unlikely to be any parades or statues unveiled in his hometown of Putaruru -- not that the self-effacing 60-year-old known
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - All Blacks flanker Matt Todd has been ruled out of Saturday's final Bledisloe Cup test against Australia after suffering a groin injury at training and been replaced by Ardie Savea on the bench.
MELBOURNE, Oct 20 (Reuters) - All Blacks flanker Matt Todd has been ruled out of Saturday's final Bledisloe Cup test against Australia after suffering a groin injury at training and been replaced by Ardie Savea on the bench.
Huddersfield Town must be brave when they have the ball and cut down on mistakes to get back to winning ways, manager David Wagner said ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash with second-placed Manchester United. Huddersfield started their league campaign with back-to-back wins but have failed
Oct 20 (Gracenote) - Standings from the NBA on Thursday EASTERN CONFERENCEATLANTIC DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Toronto 1 0 1.000 - 2. Philadelphia 0 1 0 1 3. Brooklyn 0 1 0 1 4. NY Knicks 0 1 0 1 5. Boston 0 2 0 1 1/2 CENTRAL DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Detroit 1 0 1.000 - 2. Indiana 1 0 1.000 - 3. Milwaukee 1
Oct 20 (Gracenote) - Results from the NBA games on Thursday (home team in CAPS) LA Clippers 108 LA LAKERS 92 OKLAHOMA CITY 105 NY Knicks 84 TORONTO 117 Chicago 101
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Enrique Hernandez jokingly told his mother before Game Five against the Chicago Cubs on Thursday that he would hit a home run. After the Dodgers had dispatched the Cubs 11-1 to win National League Championship series 4-1 and advance to the World Series, Hernandez revealed
Oct 20 (Gracenote) - Results from the NHL games on Thursday (home team in CAPS) Dallas 5 ARIZONA 4 St. Louis 4 COLORADO 3 Carolina 2 CALGARY 1 Edmonton 2 CHICAGO 1 (OT) New Jersey 5 OTTAWA 4 (OT) BOSTON 6 Vancouver 3 NY Islanders 4 NY RANGERS 3 (SO) Nashville 1 PHILADELPHIA 0 Tampa Bay 2 COLUMBUS 0
Oct 20 (Gracenote) - Standings from the NFL on Thursday AMERICAN FOOTBALL CONFERENCEAFC EAST W L T OTL PF PA PCT 1. New England 4 2 0 0 172 159 .667 2. Miami 3 2 0 0 61 84 .600 2. Buffalo 3 2 0 0 89 74 .600 4. NY Jets 3 3 0 0 109 130 .500 AFC NORTH W L T OTL PF PA PCT 1. Pittsburgh 4 2 0 1 118 102 .667
Pakistan offspinner Mohammad Hafeez has been reported for a suspected illegal bowling action during Wednesday's third one-day international against Sri Lanka, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Thursday. The legality of the 37-year-old's bowling action was questioned by the match