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NBA playoff power rankings: Warriors still top as Celtics rise in the East

The first round of the NBA playoffs are over and the second round is already underway. The Rockets are dangerous despite a Game 1 loss while the 76ers have prob...

NBA playoff power rankings: Warriors still top as Celtics rise in the East

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NFL post-draft power rankings: Colts, Eagles among teams on rise The NFL draft set off plenty of movement atop the power rankings, with several AFC teams seeing their fortunes shift since free agency.        ...
14:39, 05/01/2019

MLB power rankings: Rookie slugger Austin Riley on fire as Braves dream of another NL East title Atlanta is looking like a contender since promoting top prospect Austin Riley and the NL East race is going to heat up this summer.        ...
20:52, 05/28/2019

Bucks respond in Game 2, rout Celtics to tie NBA playoff series 1-1 The Bucks sank a franchise playoff record 20 three-pointers and ended the third quarter on a 24-2 run that effectively ended the game.        ...
06:39, 05/01/2019

MLB playoff rankings: Eight best World Series bets after the trade deadline Baseball's trade deadline has passed and the league's contenders had varying levels of success in acquiring additional assets. Who's in the best shape?       ...
03:13, 08/01/2019

Warriors first to 5 Finals in row since 1966 Celtics The Warriors came back from a double digit second half deficit for the third straight game to sweep the Blazers and secure their fifth straight Finals appearance....
06:13, 05/21/2019

Bucks beat Celtics 116-91 to advance to East final Giannis Antetokounmpo had 20 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, and the Milwaukee Bucks routed the Boston Celtics 116-91 on Wednesday night to advance to the Eastern Conference final....
06:00, 05/09/2019

NBA playoffs: Warriors and Celtics open second round with big Game 1 wins SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Martin Rogers breaks down how the Warriors and Celtics won their series openers for early 1-0 leads.        ...
07:26, 04/29/2019

Second-round NBA playoff predictions: End of the road for the Warriors? The second round of the 2019 NBA playoffs is set to begin on Saturday, and the matchups between the eight teams couldn't be juicier.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

NBA notebook: Warriors’ Cousins plans playoff return Injured Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins doesn't want to be counted out of the playoffs. If the Warriors can keep playing this postseason while eyeing another NBA title, so will he, despite having suffered a partially torn quadriceps mus...
09:26, 05/07/2019

MLB power rankings: Is everyone sleeping on the Brewers? The Milwaukee Brewers have had to overcome a number of obstacles, but find themselves locked in a battle for the NL Central.       ...
15:00, 06/10/2019

ACC preseason power rankings: Clemson has no competition for No. 1 USA TODAY Sports is ranking each Power Five conference from its best team through its worst. First up is the Atlantic Coast Conference.       ...
17:52, 08/05/2019

SEC Football Power Rankings: Where does LSU land after win over Texas? The LSU Tigers stole the show as it pertained to the SEC in Week. Where does their win over Texas put them in the power rankings?       ...
18:13, 09/09/2019

F1 Power Rankings: Can anyone throw Hamilton off his groove? Did Lewis Hamilton break Valtteri Bottas in Monaco? Maybe not quite, but the world champion's supreme recent form looks like that of a man ready to win a sixth title this year....
15:52, 06/05/2019

MLB power rankings: Red-hot Nationals set for run at division title The Braves have led the division since June, but the red-hot Nationals are going to make it interesting in September.       ...
18:00, 08/26/2019

Power Rankings: Did deadline shake up the contenders? The Astros reignited the fight for No. 1, but did big moves pay off for the Mets and Reds? With top pitchers on the move, some teams bolstered their chances....
04:39, 08/06/2019

NFL Power Rankings for Week 1: Patriots look as good as ever 1. New England Patriots (1-0): Absolutely no signs of slowing down for Bill Belichick’s reigning Super Bowl champs, and now Tom Brady gets to infuse shiny new toy Antonio Brown into an attack that racked up 465 total yards in Sunday night’s rout of t...
16:39, 09/10/2019

MLB power rankings: Yankees, Dodgers tie for the top spot After putting on a historic weekend show in London, the Yankees move up to tie the Dodgers atop this week's MLB power rankings.       ...
16:39, 07/01/2019

Southwest, JetBlue top J.D. Power airline rankings The annual J.D. Power North America AIrline Satisfaction Study asks travelers to rank airlines in seven key categories, from check in to baggage.        ...
17:00, 05/29/2019

These hotels get the best marks from guests, according to J.D. Power rankings According to the J.D. Power study, quality of sleep is the most important part of a guest's hotel stay.       ...
13:52, 07/24/2019

The Succession Season 2 Roy Family Power Rankings This article contains spoilers for season 1 of Succession. Welcome back, to fans and sad sack wasp traps alike, to the craven death pit of greed and egomania that is Succession. Hopefully you’ve spent the time off since season 1 ended honoring ...
17:52, 08/08/2019

Warriors beat Rockets for 3-2 NBA playoff series lead but suffer Durant injury Houston Rockets 99-104 Golden State WarriorsDurant to have MRI on Thursday to determine extent of injuryHouston one loss from elimination in best-of-seven seriesThe Golden State Warriors have won plenty of games on the postseason stage without their ...
14:52, 05/09/2019

MLB power rankings: Phillies floundering at a crucial time The Philadelphia Phillies grabbed plenty of headlines in the offseason and played well for two months, but things aren't looking good at the moment.       ...
16:00, 06/24/2019

ACC power rankings: Clemson remains No. 1, but there is new No. 2 after Week 2 games Through the first two weeks of the college football season, there's a change in the ACC power rankings with Virginia behind Clemson.       ...
19:52, 09/09/2019

Post-spring college football power rankings Which teams have moved up or down the Top 25 since spring football concluded? Our latest rankings start with the defending champ still in the top spot....
20:00, 05/03/2019

Dust has settled which means one thing: NBA power rankings LAS VEGAS — There’s a new world order in the NBA. Figuring out that order is another beast. After Kawhi Leonard picked the Clippers late Friday night, and made it a stunner by ensuring that Paul George joined him there in a trade from the Thunder, th...
10:52, 07/07/2019

MLB power rankings: Time to start believing in the Twins The Twins may have some question marks, but they've been one of the top hitting teams in baseball and are more than capable of dethroning Cleveland.        ...
15:39, 05/06/2019

MLB power rankings: Indians and Giants have surged into summer Cleveland and San Francisco have caught fire over the past month, fighting their way back into postseason contention.       ...
15:13, 07/22/2019

NFL Power Rankings for Week 2: Surprise 49ers are surging Two weeks into the 2019 NFL season, only 10 of 32 teams remain unbeaten. One of those, the Lions, settled for a tie in their opener. The biggest early surprise at 2-0 has to be Jimmy Garoppolo and the improved 49ers, who zoomed upward a dozen spots t...
16:26, 09/17/2019

SEC preseason power rankings: Alabama the best of the best conference but has company at top USA TODAY Sports is ranking every Power Five league from its best team through its worst. Next up is the Southeastern Conference.       ...
00:00, 08/15/2019

UK power cuts: Generator meltdown sparks travel chaos as mass power outage affects London, south east, midlands and the north west +++ Nearly 1,000,000 people lost power +++ Trains in and out of London hit by cancellations +++ British Transport Police sent to London hubs to help with "disruption" +++ National Grid said issue caused by two generators has been resolved...
12:13, 08/10/2019

Chess: Rausis’s cheating puts rankings rise and Sunningdale 2011 in spotlight The grandmaster admitted consulting a phone in a toilet at the Strasbourg Open, and now an earlier game is under closer scrutinyIgors Rausis, at 58 the oldest among the world top 100 grandmasters, was last week caught analysing in the toilet during h...
17:52, 07/19/2019

F1 Power Rankings: Lewis back top, in-trouble Vettel falls again Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen continue to trade places at the top, but the real mover is the plummeting Sebastian Vettel -- returning to the scene of his biggest mistake, his home race in Germany....
15:13, 07/24/2019

MLB power rankings: Dodgers silencing the critics with blistering start Buoyed by Cody Bellinger's monster opening month , the Dodgers are looking like the team to beat in the National League.        ...
15:00, 04/29/2019

Women’s World Cup 2019 power rankings: USA top, Germany rising The United States are the only team from outside Europe in the quarter-finals, in which England will play with the jury still outSpain have lifted the air of infallibility around the world champions but the USA are the title holders for a reason. Spa...
13:52, 06/26/2019

Power Rankings: Mighty Lewis stays No.1, Gasly plummets to new low A look at who's hot and who's not in Formula One ahead of the ninth race of the season, the Austrian Grand Prix, and there are no surprises about who retains the top spot....
16:00, 06/26/2019

NFL power rankings: Colts, Chargers take hits leading into Week 1 The NFL's regular season begins Thursday. Here's our pre-Week 1 edition of the power rankings, starting with the Patriots on top.       ...
19:26, 09/03/2019

Big 12 preseason power rankings: Everyone is chasing Oklahoma, but Texas isn't far behind USA TODAY Sports is ranking every Power Five league from its best team through its worst. Next is the Big 12 Conference led by Oklahoma and Texas.       ...
07:26, 08/13/2019

Who’s on Top? The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 1 Welcome to The Root’s Black Power Rankings, where we assess the eleventy-billion Democrats currently running for the chance to face off against Donald Trump for the presidency. Every single candidate running right now knows they need to win black vot...
02:00, 06/27/2019

MLB power rankings: Twins hitters are on pace to shatter history With a huge lead in the AL Central, it doesn't look like anybody is going to stop the Minnesota Twins' offense.       ...
15:52, 06/17/2019

MLB power rankings: Led by George Springer, red-hot Astros take back the No. 1 spot George Springer and Alex Bregman have been on fire to start the month of May and have the Astros primed to run away with the AL West.        ...
17:26, 05/13/2019

MLB power rankings: With stunning turnaround, Nationals are a real force in the NL Hope looked lost for the Nationals two months ago, but their surge has them in a wild-card spot coming out of the All-Star break.       ...
14:00, 07/15/2019

MLB power rankings: Indians hop over Twins as they set up wild AL Central stretch run Four rollicking games produced a deadlock atop the AL Central. And it's likely the Indians and Twins are only getting started.       ...
07:26, 08/13/2019

Jaguar and Land Rover Still Can't Top Even Mitsubishi In J.D. Power's Initial Quality Rankings It’s another year, which means it’s time for another round of J.D. Power awards. Up first is the Initial Quality Study, which reflects problems in the first 90 days of new-car ownership. Just like last year, the Korean automakers Genesis, Kia and Hyu...
23:52, 06/19/2019

Preseason college football power rankings: Can anyone stop Alabama vs. Clemson? Clemson and Alabama at 1-2 is easy. But how does the rest of the Top 25 look with football season fast approaching? Check out our preseason power rankings....
21:26, 08/06/2019

ACC power rankings: Half the league falls in Week 3 to cause major shuffling This week's ACC power rankings saw significant changes as half the league lost games with some coming in favorable non-conference matchups.       ...
07:26, 09/17/2019

MLB power rankings: Surging Diamondbacks in great shape for wild-card run With just three weeks left in the regular, season the Diamondbacks are on fire and have a chance to claim an NL wild-card spot.       ...
18:13, 09/09/2019

Big Ten preseason power rankings: Is this finally Michigan's year to win the conference? USA TODAY Sports is ranking every Power Five league from its best team through its worst. Next up is the Big Ten with Michigan and Ohio State at top       ...
19:26, 08/07/2019

NFL power rankings: How all 32 teams stack up heading into 2019 training camps Summer is over for pro football players, so it's time to assess how their teams stack up with the pads going back on and preseason only weeks away.       ...
14:13, 07/23/2019

MLB power rankings: Braves showing they can hang with Dodgers in National League The Braves, who won the weekend series against the Dodgers, moved up a spot in USA TODAY's power rankings to No. 6. This week's rankings.       ...
16:26, 08/19/2019

Kofi Kingston remains No. 1 in post-WrestleMania ESPN WWE Power Rankings Raw and SmackDown look very different after WrestleMania and the Superstar Shakeup, but as WWE rumbles back into action, Kofi Kingston remains No. 1 in the latest ESPN WWE Power Rankings despite dramatic shifts elsewhere in the top 10....
20:13, 04/28/2019

Women’s World Cup 2019 power rankings: USA top and England third | Suzanne Wrack The defending champions are favourites ahead of the hosts, France, with Italy the dark horse as the knockout stages beginThe question after USA’s 13-0 win against Thailand – in which Alex Morgan scored five – and 3-0 victory over Chile was whether th...
22:26, 06/21/2019

Group of Five preseason power rankings have Central Florida and Army leading way The final installment of our college football power rankings looks at the best schools in the Group of Five, including UCF and Army       ...
03:39, 08/16/2019

MLB power rankings: Cardinals grab the driver's seat for NL Central crown After three years without a trip to the postseason, the St. Louis Cardinals lead the NL Central heading into September.       ...
19:26, 09/03/2019

SEC power rankings: Was Dabo Swinney right? Tennessee, Missouri drop after shocking losses The SEC power rankings after the opening weekend of college football saw several changes after Tennessee, Ole Miss and Missouri had shocking losses.       ...
05:13, 09/04/2019

Pac-12 preseason power rankings: Washington and Oregon provide hope for national respect USA TODAY Sports is ranking college football every league in the Power Five from its best team through its worst. Next up is the Pac-12 Conference.       ...
17:00, 08/13/2019

NFL power rankings: Patriots open 2019 season at No. 1, but Chiefs and Ravens in hot pursuit Patrick Mahomes' Chiefs and Hollywood Browns' Ravens loom as challengers to New England's throne after Week 1.       ...
23:13, 09/10/2019

Todd Frazier power show keeps Mets in thick of playoff race Several times, the Mets have looked cooked. On multiple occasions, Todd Frazier’s with the club appeared to be coming to an end. The Mets would go on long losing stretches, flirting with irrelevance. The veteran third baseman from New Jersey would go...
13:26, 09/12/2019

Big 12 Power Rankings, Week 4: Chris Klieman creating quick believers at Kansas State Kansas State went into SEC Country and left Mississippi State with an upset victory. That led to the Wildcats surging in the Big 12 power rankings.       ...
07:26, 09/17/2019

MLB power rankings: Rockies are coming on strong, but can they even make a dent in Dodgers' huge lead? The Dodgers are the class of the National League West, but the Rockies are the biggest risers in this week's power rankings.        ...
13:52, 06/03/2019

Beto Goes Blue, Warren Wilts and Harris Goes O.G. AG: 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 6 Mass shootings hit in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas; the stock market crashes; and Toni Morrison passes away. Why is it that every week of the Donald Trump presidency feels like a depressing opening scroll in some post-apocalyptic ’80s movie?...
07:00, 08/10/2019

Booker Bodies Biden, Bernie Gets Cardi, and Kamala Gets Clapped: 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 5 Before you read The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings for Week 5, we want you to close your eyes and use your imagination. It’s January 2023: Lil Nas X has just accepted a Grammy for his 32nd remix of “Old Town Road”; Facebook has just ro...
09:13, 08/03/2019

Bernie Blows It, Beto Shows It, and Biden Finally Grows a Bit: 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 4 This week’s power rankings had a one-week gap because we had a lot of events we wanted to cover to make sure candidates were staying on their toes. We know you missed us. (So did the 2020 Democratic campaigns, who kept asking when the new rankings we...
20:13, 07/26/2019

Biden Misses the Bus, Booker Starts to Cuss, and Harris Adjusts: The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 2 Welcome back to The Root’s 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, where our select committee of activists, consultants, politicians, and analysts decide where the candidates stand on the issues that matter to black people....
21:00, 07/03/2019

A requiem for Warriors basketball in Oakland, on the canvasses of East Bay artists The East Bay art scene captured the Warriors' many highs and lows over 47 years at Oakland’s Oracle Arena. As the team leaves for San Francisco, these artists are pouring their feelings into their work....
15:00, 06/13/2019

Biden Brings the Pain, Warren Starts to Gain and Yang Makes It Rain: 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 9 We’re back! Yes, after a short break, The Root 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings are back just in time for the Hunger Games of the third Democratic debates and the post-Labor Day campaign push....
09:26, 09/14/2019

| Famine on rise in Near East and North Africa: FAO Famine is on the rise in the Near East and North Africa with more than 52 million people undernourished, most of them in conflict zones, the UN food agency says....
21:13, 05/09/2019

The Rise and Fall of Shaman Queens of the East The word ‘shaman’ conjures up images of Native American medicine men smoking peace pipes, dancing in a trance to drumming around a fire or African sangomas, adorned with leopard skin, throwing dollose bones and shells to divine and drinking beer from...
08:13, 06/20/2019

It Is Time For The Steph Curry Seth Curry Power Rankings Three games into the Western Conference Finals, it’s time to update the Steph Curry Seth Curry Power Rankings. Things are getting awfully tense as the Currys play hard against each other. Their mom Sonya Curry even skipped her pregame cocktail becaus...
18:00, 05/20/2019

Introducing The Steph Curry Seth Curry Power Rankings Two games into the Western Conference Finals, it’s time to unveil the Steph Curry Seth Curry Power Rankings. The Warriors beat the Blazers 114-111 on Thursday night, and both Currys played hard. Seth stole the ball from his big brother four times and...
01:26, 05/18/2019

The Root's 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 3: Kamala Harris Throws Black Voters Under the Bus(ing?) This week’s Root 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings is full of surprises. We have a new No. 1 after several candidates forgot that black people still matter, and a special guest power-ranking judge. This week, me (Dr. Jason Johnson, Politics Edit...
22:26, 07/11/2019

Oil prices rise more than 1% as Middle East conflict persists Oil futures were up more than 1% on Thursday as tensions in the Middle East grew, with a Saudi-led coalition launching air strikes in retaliation for recent attacks on its crude infrastructure....
23:13, 05/16/2019

Bucks 113, Celtics 101 | Milwaukee leads series, 3-1: Bucks One Game Short of Conference Finals After Beating Celtics Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 39 points in Game 4, helping Milwaukee take a 3-1 lead in their semifinal series against Boston. Kyrie Irving’s shooting woes continued....
05:26, 05/07/2019

Castro Punches His Ticket, Harris Starts to Fidget and Yang Starts to Kick It: 2020 Presidential Black Power Rankings, Week 8 We made it. After eight full weeks of Twitter spats, campaign gossip, polls and memes, we’ve reached our first bye week of The Root’s Presidential Black Power Rankings. Not only have the power rankings been a rousing success, with people eagerly anti...
09:39, 08/27/2019

Bucks 123, Celtics 102 | Series tied, 1-1: Bucks Rebound in a Big Way, Beating Celtics Easily in Game 2 Giannis Antetokounmpo looked far more comfortable, tallying 29 points and 10 rebounds overall. The Bucks ran away with the game in the third quarter....
10:39, 05/01/2019

Oil prices rise after tanker attacks stoke Middle East tensions Oil prices rose on Monday after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington will take all actions necessary to guarantee safe navigation in the Middle East, as tensions mounted following attacks on tankers last week....
06:39, 06/17/2019

The rise of the solar power Solar power is on the rise. You can see the evidence both on people's rooftops and in the desert. But the picture is not all rosy. Solar power is intermittent. The sun isn't always shining, and the price of storage solutions like lithium io...
06:26, 09/22/2019

Oil prices ease on surprise rise in US stockpiles, but Middle East tensions support Oil eased on Wednesday after closely watched data showed a surprise rise in U.S. crude stockpiles, but prices were supported by mounting tensions in the Middle East....
04:13, 05/15/2019

Oil prices rise on rising Middle East tension, ongoing OPEC supply cut Oil prices advanced on Tuesday on signs that producer club OPEC will continue withholding supply this year and as tensions between the United States and Iran escalated....
03:39, 05/21/2019

Two more B-52s, Marine expeditionary unit head to Middle East as tensions rise with Iran The Pentagon dispatched two more B-52s and a Marine expeditionary unit to the Middle East, on top of forces already there, in response to "credible threats" that Iran plans to attack American forces and interests there....
19:00, 05/10/2019

Amid Growth Plunge, Why There's An Almost 7% Rise In Power Demand The states of Haryana and Gujarat, also manufacturing hubs, saw electricity requirement growing at a weaker 2.9 per centand 5.3 per cent compared with the previous year's 7.5 per cent and 8.8 per......
07:13, 09/04/2019

Rise up, rebel, revolt: how the English language betrays class and power From Boris Johnson’s Latin to everyday Anglo-Saxon – what can the history of modern English tell us about our fractured society?Boris Johnson is known as a man with some skill in French, Latin and English. When he first spoke on TV about his wish to ...
16:52, 09/06/2019

CMA Awards analysis: 'GIRL' power on the rise as women make country music in-roads Carrie Underwood, Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton will host the 53rd CMA Awards 7 p.m. on Sept. 13 on ABC.        ...
23:52, 08/29/2019

Warriors 119, Blazers 117, OT | Golden State wins the series, 4-0.: Warriors Sweep Blazers to Reach Their 5th Straight N.B.A. Finals With a comeback overtime victory in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals, Golden State moved on to seek a third consecutive title and its fourth in five years....
08:26, 05/21/2019

Warriors 104, Rockets 100 | Golden State leads series, 1-0: Warriors Start Hamptons Five, Showing Urgency in Win Over Rockets Golden State struggled to close out the underdog Clippers in the first round. With two injured stars, Coach Steve Kerr went right to his best unit against Houston....
04:26, 04/29/2019

Warriors 118, Rockets 113 | Golden State wins series, 4-2.: Warriors Finish Off the Rockets in Game 6 Making do without Kevin Durant, Golden State won another trip to the Western Conference finals by clinching its semifinal series on the road against Houston....
06:26, 05/11/2019

The Celtics Appear To Be In The Deepest Of Doo Doo The Celtics are left with a couple bad omens from Game 4, which ended Monday night with Boston fans booing their team off the court at the end of a pivotal 113–101 loss. Apart, that is, from the fact that the Bucks are now in a commanding 3–1 series ...
05:00, 05/07/2019

It Just Keeps Getting Worse For The Celtics Think back to two summers ago. The Boston Celtics, after enduring yet another round of criticism for failing to dig into their war chest of draft picks in order to make a trade for Paul George or Jimmy Butler, had swooped in to pluck Kyrie Irving awa...
20:26, 06/19/2019

The rise and fall and rise of Mike Middleton Mike Middleton had no idea what he was letting himself in for when he agreed to be the first opponent of Audley Harrison The post The rise and fall and rise of Mike Middleton appeared first on Boxing News....
18:52, 05/19/2019

Celtics likely to sign guard Walker The Boston Celtics are expected to make All-Star guard Kemba Walker a four-year, $141 million contract offer when free agency opens Sunday, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported....
18:39, 06/27/2019

Warriors 110, Trail Blazers 99 | Golden State leads series, 3-0: N.B.A. Playoffs: Warriors Rally to Put Trail Blazers on the Brink Draymond Green had a triple-double and Stephen Curry scored 36 points for Golden State, which is one win from its fifth straight trip to the N.B.A. finals....
09:52, 05/19/2019

Recovering Ainge says Celtics didn't fully buy in Danny Ainge is just five weeks removed from his second heart attack, but that didn't stop him from delivering a strong opinion of the 2018-19 Boston Celtics on Wednesday....
03:00, 06/06/2019

This Is The Right Way To Treat A Kyrie Irving Celtics Jersey Here’s a new twist on a classic, courtesy of reader Henry. That’s what you get for willingly going to the NBA team with the dullest uniform, Kyrie!...
19:26, 07/04/2019

Celtics shop Baynes to clear cash Kyrie Irving and Al Horford are expected to opt out of their contracts with the Boston Celtics, who are placing center Aron Baynes on the block to clear a total of $23 million in salary cap space, ESPN reported Thursday....
17:39, 06/20/2019

NBA notebook: Celtics reported favorite for G Walker The Boston Celtics are expected to make All-Star guard Kemba Walker a four-year, $141 million contract offer when free agency opens Sunday, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported....
05:00, 06/28/2019

NBA playoffs: Bucks have Celtics on brink of elimination SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt breaks down a dominant performance from Giannis Antetokounmpo that gave the Bucks a commanding 3-1 series lead over the Celtics.        ...
09:52, 05/07/2019

Celtics G Marcus Smart available for Game 4 vs. Bucks BOSTON (AP) — Celtics coach Brad Stevens says guard Marcus Smart will be available for Game 4 of their playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks. Stevens says he got the thumbs-up from the medical staff earlier Monday. He says Smart will play limite...
01:26, 05/07/2019

NBA roundup: Irving shines as Celtics top Knicks "Kyrie Irving capped an eventful day by totaling 23 points, 10 rebounds and six\r\nassists Friday night as the Boston Celtics recorded a 113-99 victory over the\r\nNew York Knicks, whose home losing streak reached 13 games."...
21:13, 05/01/2019

Help Wanted: Celtics Rebuild Unexpectedly Continues After one of the most disappointing regular season campaigns in recent history, the Boston Celtics head into an off-season with more questions than answers....
19:00, 05/10/2019

Celtics Bring In More Normal All-Star Guard Minutes after Kyrie Irving shipped himself off to Brooklyn to try and get the Nets to interested in channeling the cosmos, the Celtics have gone ahead and signed a more-than-suitable replacement for this upcoming season: Kemba Walker....
06:00, 07/01/2019

Antetokounmpo has 32, Bucks beat Celtics 123-116 in Game 3 BOSTON (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 32 points and 13 rebounds, George Hill finished with 21 points and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Boston Celtics 123-116 on Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinal series. Khris Middle...
06:52, 05/04/2019

Celtics take a flier on undrafted big man Tacko Fall Tacko Fall is getting his NBA chance after all. The 7-foot-6 University of Central Florida big man, who was sitting in the stands at Barclays Center for the NBA draft, was not selected Thursday night. He has, however, landed with an NBA team. Fall ag...
09:13, 06/22/2019

NBA notebook: GM Ainge didn’t see Celtics’ commitment Danny Ainge is just five weeks removed from his second heart attack, but that didn't stop him from delivering a strong opinion of the 2018-19 Boston Celtics on Wednesday....
03:00, 06/06/2019

Irving, Celtics no match for 'aggressive' Giannis Giannis Antetokounmpo set the tone for Milwaukee in Game 3, repeatedly plowing through Boston's defense en route to 22 free throws and 32 points as the Bucks regained control of the semifinal series....
11:13, 05/04/2019

The wrong Celtics point guard exploded The Celtics point guard wants you to know he put his entire heart into this run, letting his teammates be the stars and fostering a culture that at least gave Boston a chance to reach an NBA Finals so many had predicted. It was the wrong point guard,...
19:39, 05/09/2019

The Bucks Humanely Sent The Celtics To The Rainbow Bridge In the third quarter of Wednesday night’s Celtics-Bucks game, the Celtics half-heartedly swarmed a Giannis Antetokounmpo-Eric Bledsoe pick and roll at the top of the key, and Giannis smartly dumped a little bounce pass to Bledsoe on the short roll, w...
08:00, 05/09/2019

On Basketball: Has Kyrie played his last game for Celtics? On Basketball: As Boston's season ends, all eyes now on Kyrie Irving _ and if he'll be with the Celtics again next season        ...
08:52, 05/09/2019

Prepare For the End of Game of Thrones With This Killer Music Video For SZA and the Weeknd's 'Power Is Power' The only thing Game of Thrones’ last season was lacking was, let’s be real, a great tie-in album, and now it’s got one. For the Throne, out now, is an album full of songs inspired by Game of Thrones, and now the lead single has a stylish music video....
02:13, 05/06/2019

‘Using power builds power’: meet the woman tipped to lead the labor movement Sara Nelson, the president of the Association of Flight Attendants, has struck a chord with activists calling for her to run for labor’s top job: president of the AFL-CIOSara Nelson, the president of the Association of Flight Attendants union (AFA) a...
16:00, 09/09/2019

‘Power is not given, power is taken’, UN chief tells women activists, urging push-back against status quo After hearing from many of the world’s top women politicians on Tuesday in a session on “Women in Power”, Secretary-General António Guterres, held a Town Hall meeting for civil society activists where he underscored the importance of women seizing th...
18:39, 04/28/2019

Sources: Celtics front-runners to sign Kemba The Celtics have emerged as the front-runners to land Hornets guard Kemba Walker once free agency opens on Sunday, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
16:26, 06/27/2019

Celtics select Romeo Langford with No. 14 pick in NBA draft BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have selected Romeo Langford with the 14th pick in the NBA draft as they look to fortify a roster facing massive uncertainly with free agency looming. The Celtics also hold the 20th, 22nd and 51st picks. In his lone s...
04:39, 06/21/2019

Al Horford saga officially blows up Celtics’ dreams No Kyrie, no AD and now, no Al. It only gets worse for the Celtics, who seem set to watch Al Horford join Kyrie Irving out the door. Horford, a five-time All-Star center, is expected to decline his $30.1 million option and enter free agency, ESPN rep...
07:13, 06/19/2019

Back in Boston, Celtics honor John Havlicek BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics came out for pregame warmups wearing T-shirts bearing the No. 17 to honor Hall of Famer John Havlicek. The crowd also observed a moment of silence Friday night before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals agains...
03:39, 05/04/2019

Giannis has 39, Bucks beat Celtics 113-101, lead series 3-1 BOSTON (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 39 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Bucks to a 113-101 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 4 of their second-round playoff series on Monday night and move Milwaukee within one win from its first trip to t...
05:00, 05/07/2019

The Kyrie Irving era in Boston may soon end, and some Celtics fans are just fine with that With disappointing performances against the Bucks, following a turbulent regular season, the all-star guard has worn out his welcome from a vocal segment of Celtics supporters....
09:13, 05/07/2019

AP source: Celtics’ Horford to be unrestricted free agent BOSTON (AP) — A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press that Boston Celtics center Al Horford will decline his player option for next season and become an unrestricted free agent. The person spoke to the AP on the condition of an...
21:39, 06/18/2019

PG Walker to sign four-year, $141 million deal with Celtics Three-time All-Star Kemba Walker has agreed to join the Boston Celtics on a four-year, $141 million deal, his agent, Jeff Schwartz, confirmed to ESPN....
04:39, 07/01/2019

Celtics assistant gets probation in college bribery case A Boston Celtics assistant coach has been sentenced to probation and ordered to pay a fine for accepting $300,000 in bribes to get a wealthy Florida businessman's son into the University of Pennsylvania       ...
18:26, 07/02/2019

Sources: Walker, Celtics to finalize deal Sunday Kemba Walker is expected to finalize a four-year, $141 million deal with the Celtics when the free agency period begins at 6 p.m. ET Sunday, sources told ESPN....
01:39, 06/30/2019

Horford leaves Celtics to join Sixers for $109M Horford is leaving the Boston Celtics to join their division rivals and fortify the Sixers as one of the NBA's best defensive teams, league sources tell ESPN. The Sixers imagine a lineup with Horford at the power forward alongside center Joel Embiid....
03:26, 07/01/2019

This Overseas Power Adapter Includes USB-C Power Delivery Anyone who ever travels overseas or would like to travel overseas should have a universal power adapter at the ready, and in 2019, you should probably go ahead and get one with USB-C....
21:00, 05/30/2019

| Rankings plunge for SA's Anderson Sy Lerman reports on Kevin Anderson's continued plunge in fortunes in 2019, with the last-minute withdrawals from his last three designated tournaments....
10:13, 08/13/2019

Durant-Harden duel may go distance; Bucks can finish Celtics Kevin Durant and James Harden know their duel may go the distance as the Warriors and Rockets head into Game 5 tied at 2        ...
03:52, 05/08/2019

Celtics icon Danny Ainge has ‘mild’ heart attack Celtics executive and icon Danny Ainge is expected to be OK after suffering a “mild” heart attack Tuesday night. The Celtics announced their GM and team president had the scare in Milwaukee, received “immediate medical attentionR...
20:00, 05/02/2019

Reports: Celtics' Irving changes agents, fueling Durant rumors Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving parted ways with his longtime agent Jeff Wechsler is expected to sign with Jay-Z's Roc Nation, according to multiple reports on Wednesday....
06:52, 06/13/2019

Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie wants Christmas game against Knicks or Celtics Stuck in the doldrums for years, the Nets were essentially banished from national TV games, much less being holiday headliners. But with Brooklyn having added Kyrie Irving, DeAndre Jordan and – eventually – Kevin Durant, at least some Nets are eyeing...
02:26, 07/30/2019

Kyrie Irving started plotting Celtics exit in December The seeds of Kyrie Irving’s Boston departure were planted long before he agreed to sign with the Nets on June 30. Apparently, as early as December. “The first time he reached out was maybe like December in terms of just loosely talking ab...
18:52, 07/18/2019

Celtics president Danny Ainge has heart attack in Milwaukee Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainger suffered a heart attack this week in Milwaukee. He is expected to make a full recovery....
19:52, 05/02/2019

NBA All-Star Kemba Walker informs Hornets he's signing with Celtics Charlotte Hornets point guard Kemba Walker told the team he intends to sign a multi-million dollar deal with the Boston Celtics once a moratorium on free-agent contracts ends on July 6. ...
08:00, 06/30/2019

AP source: Celtics hire Kara Lawson as assistant coach A person familiar with the situation says Kara Lawson has been hired by the Boston Celtics as an assistant coach. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Friday on condition of anonymity because the team hasn’t publicly announced the hire. ...
02:39, 06/29/2019

Irving’s new agent, Davis’ saga: Where Nets-Celtics war stands Forgive Nets fans if their nightmares look a lot like Danny Ainge. The dream summer would be landing a Kevin Durant-Kyrie Irving duo, and that’s still believed to be a Nets goal. But Durant had surgery to repair his ruptured Achilles tendon Wednesday...
06:52, 06/13/2019

PG Walker to sign four-year, $141 million deal with Celtics: reports Three-time All-Star Kemba Walker will be in Boston on Sunday to confirm his agreement to join the Celtics on a four-year, $141 million deal, according to multiple reports....
05:13, 06/30/2019

Celtics waive fan favorite which may open door for Tacko Fall The Boston Celtics waived one fan favorite which could lead to an opportunity for their latest fan favorite. The Celtics on Wednesday waived big man Guerschon Yabusele, according to an ESPN.com report. Despite the love Yabusele, nicknamed the “...
09:13, 07/11/2019

Opinion: Celtics' expectations overblown, exposed against Bucks It didn’t look like it on paper, but the Celtics - picked to reach the NBA's Eastern Conference Finals again - have a flawed roster.        ...
00:52, 05/08/2019

Celtics' Horford will decline player option, become free agent Boston Celtics center Al Horford is expected to decline his $30.1 million player option for the 2019-20 season and become an unrestricted free agent....
19:00, 06/18/2019

Opinion: Celtics look like title-caliber team in Game 1 win against Bucks Boston could not have asked for a better start to the Eastern Conference semifinals. On the road in Game 1, the Celtics defeated Milwaukee 112-90.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo takes charge as Bucks take 2-1 lead on Celtics An attacking Giannis Antetokounmpo led the way with a game-high 32 points as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Celtics 123-116 in Game 3 in Boston.        ...
05:52, 05/04/2019

Cavs owner expects Kyrie Irving to leave Celtics Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert said he expects Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving, who began his career in Cleveland, to leave Boston as a free agent this summer....
20:00, 05/23/2019

Trump to honor Celtics legend Bob Cousy at White House Boston Celtics legend Bob Cousy will be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday afternoon at the White House — the nation’s highest civilian honor. President Trump will present the award to the 91-year-old NBA Hall of Famer, a Manhattan na...
19:26, 08/22/2019

Trump honors Celtics legend Bob Cousy at White House President Trump awarded Boston Celtics legend and native New Yorker Bob Cousy the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday afternoon at the White House — the nation’s highest civilian honor. The commander in chief presented the award to the 91-year-old...
00:39, 08/23/2019

Kemba Walker’s free agency just took a stunning Celtics twist The Celtics may have found a replacement for Kyrie Irving. The Hornets may be losing the face of their franchise. Though Kemba Walker has repeatedly stated his preference to remain with the team that drafted him in 2011, The Athletic reports that a s...
17:26, 06/27/2019

Fantasy Football Summit PPR rankings More than 20 of our NFL writers, insiders and fantasy analysts spent two days discussing players. These are the rankings that came out of our annual meeting....
23:39, 05/05/2019

Laptop Mag's brand rankings put HP at the top – with Apple far down Our friends at Laptop Mag have published their annual "Best Laptop Brands" report, ranking all of the major laptop makers on various criteria. When you're looking for the best laptop you can get, there's more to it than just finding on...
21:26, 06/05/2019

U.S. keeps No. 1 spot in FIBA rankings after loss USA Basketball, which has held the top spot in the FIBA world rankings since winning the 2010 world championship, is still No. 1, followed by Spain, Australia, Argentina and France....
18:40, 09/19/2019

Fantasy football rankings: Week 1 around the NFL No major surprises as 2019 season kicks off – Patrick Mahomes, Saquon Barkley lead the way in first set of weekly fantasy ranks.       ...
22:13, 09/04/2019

| Pandya brothers take Mumbai to top of IPL rankings Hardik Pandya is known for his explosive batting but it was his bowling partnership with brother Krunal that took Mumbai Indians to the top of the IPL....
13:13, 05/06/2019

| Osaka clings to top spot in WTA rankings Naomi Osaka narrowly retained her No 1 ranking ahead of Simona Halep after the Romanian missed the chance to reclaim top spot following defeat in the Madrid Open final....
14:39, 05/13/2019

Al Horford to decline $30.1 million player option with Boston Celtics: report Boston Celtics forward Al Horford will reportedly decline his $30.1 million player option to become an unrestricted free agent when the period opens up at the end of the month....
00:26, 06/19/2019

Celtics’ busy NBA draft night: Lots of trades, two interesting guards Danny Ainge had another busy draft night. The Celtics general manager continued his near-annual tradition of stockpiling picks, while making a pair of trades, and three of the first 33 selections. With the 14th pick — acquired in the infamous 2017 he...
06:52, 06/21/2019

Watch: Celtics' Jaylen Brown dunks over Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown had a thunderous dunk over Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo in the fourth quarter of Sunday's Game 1....
00:26, 04/29/2019

Father of Celtics rookie Tremont Waters found dead in motel Police in Connecticut say the father of Boston Celtics rookie Tremont Waters was found dead in a motel room; death ruled a suicide.       ...
18:13, 07/13/2019

Kyrie Irving’s Celtics have bigger problems than the officiating against the energized Bucks Kyrie Irving was upset about the officiating in a Game 3 loss to Milwaukee, but Boston suddenly finds itself facing bigger issues as well as a 2-1 series deficit....
16:52, 05/04/2019

Milwaukee Bucks bounce Boston Celtics from NBA playoffs with Game 5 rout Milwaukee advanced to the Eastern Conference finals for the first time since 2001. The Bucks will meet either the 76ers or Raptors.        ...
08:52, 05/09/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo dominates at foul line as Bucks clip Celtics BOSTON — Giannis Antetokounmpo kept attacking and the Boston Celtics kept fouling. The fouls may have slowed the second half of Game 3, but nothing could stop Antetokounmpo from putting together a signature performance in TD Garden. Antetokounmpo had...
16:00, 05/04/2019

Opinion: Kyrie Irving wanted this, and it's up to him to deliver for Celtics in Game 4 Kyrie Irving wanted to lead a team and he'll get the chance to as the Celtics will look to him to avoid falling in a 3-1 hole against the Bucks.        ...
13:39, 05/04/2019

Celtics boss Ainge back at work after ‘mild’ heart attack BOSTON (AP) — Boston Celtics basketball boss Danny Ainge says his role is not going to change, even after a second heart attack. Ainge says doctors told him to eat better and exercise more after what the team described as a “mild” heart a...
22:52, 06/05/2019

After trade from Celtics to Suns, Aron Baynes lists Mass. manse Aron Baynes, a former Celtic now playing for the Phoenix Suns, is listing his home in Newton, Mass., for $1.69 million. The newly renovated home at 18 Walnut Park is smart-wired and includes 12-foot ceilings and a chef’s kitchen. The listing brokers ...
06:52, 08/15/2019

Watch: Giannis Antetokounmpo lights up Celtics in 4Q, Bucks take 3-1 series lead Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 17 points in the fourth quarter of Game 4, leading the Bucks to a 3-1 NBA Eastern Conference semifinals lead over the Celtics....
18:26, 05/07/2019

NBA free agency: Al Horford heading to huge payday after shocking Celtics Al Horford has been the epitome of consistency since he entered the league, averaging 14.1 points and 8.4 rebounds in 12 seasons with the Hawks and Celtics. Horford’s quiet, no-nonsense style of play has made him a fan favorite in both Atlanta and Bo...
02:52, 06/29/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks handle Celtics again to take commanding 3-1 series lead Battling foul trouble, Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 24 of his 39 points in a dominant second half to put the Bucks one win away from the East finals.        ...
08:13, 05/07/2019

Enes Kanter trolls Kyrie Irving over taking Celtics number Enes Kanter just couldn’t help himself. The former Knick fan favorite, who signed a two-year, $10 million deal with the Boston Celtics, trolled former Celtics guard and new Nets star Kyrie Irving during a press conference while describing why h...
10:26, 07/18/2019

Celtics eyeing Kemba Walker after Kyrie Irving parting shot As Kyrie Irving prepares to waltz out the door in Boston, Danny Ainge might be opening it for him, and ushering Kemba Walker in. The Celtics have emerged as “a stealth suitor” for Walker, who hits free agency June 30, per the New York Tim...
19:52, 06/25/2019

Celtics seeking Tacko Fall deal with development a ‘high priority’ All eyes were on Tacko Fall during NBA summer league, and the 7-foot-6 sensation may have earned a future with the Celtics. “We’re trying to still get a contract done with Tacko. We haven’t signed him yet,” Celtics general man...
22:26, 07/18/2019

Celtics preparing for Kyrie Irving to bolt for Nets in free agency Kyrie Irving can’t officially sign with the Nets until July 6. But those around him — from his camp to his new agents — expect that’s exactly what the New Jersey product will do, as soon as he’s able. The Post has reported for months there is mutual ...
08:00, 06/14/2019

Kyrie Irving’s depressing Celtics season ending predictably: ‘Who cares?’ It was seven months ago that Kyrie Irving told a raucous Boston crowd he was going to re-sign with the Celtics. That now seems as likely as the Earth actually being flat. Irving played what is likely his last home game with the Celtics on Monday nigh...
18:26, 05/07/2019

Woodland rises to No. 12 in world rankings after U.S. Open win With his first major championship win on Sunday at the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, Gary Woodland moved up to a career-best No. 12 in the world golf rankings....
20:39, 06/17/2019

Washington is the best state in America, says U.S. News rankings Washington, home to tech giants such as Amazon and Microsoft, was named the top state in U.S. News & World Report's Best States rankings.        ...
12:52, 05/14/2019

| Boks move above England in latest rankings The Springboks have moved above England into fourth place in the latest World Rugby rankings following their last-gasp draw against the All Blacks in Wellington....
20:26, 07/29/2019

Fantasy football rankings: Top 200 overall players for 2019 Make sure to dominate your fantasy football league with USA TODAY Sports' top 200 NFL player rankings for the 2019 fantasy football season.       ...
19:13, 08/02/2019

Naomi Osaka Returns To Number One In WTA Rankings Naomi Osaka benefitted from the second round defeat of former number one Ashleigh Barty and the failure of Karolina Pliskova to reach the semis in Toronto....
07:00, 08/13/2019

Fantasy football top 200 player rankings for 2019 Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott leads UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler's top 200 player rankings for the 2019 fantasy football season....
10:39, 07/24/2019

For some surgeries, hospital rankings not tied to better outcomes (Reuters Health) - When it comes to common gastrointestinal operations, such as weight loss surgery, a U.S. hospital's ranking may not equate with better outcomes, a new study suggests....
04:00, 08/02/2019

Is This Kyrie Irving Scolding Celtics Fans Under An Alias On Boston Talk Radio? Thursday morning a man going by the name of Mikey in Waltham called in to the Zolak & Bertrand radio show on 98.5 The Sports Hub in Boston to participate in a wide-ranging conversation about the state of the Boston Celtics. It’s been a rough time...
01:13, 06/22/2019

Watch: Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo rejects Boston Celtics' Al Horford Milwaukee Bucks star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo sent Boston Celtics center Al Horford's shot into the stands with a monstrous block in the first quarter....
05:13, 05/09/2019

Rich Paul Sits Down For Long Sports Illustrated Profile Just To Tell The Celtics To Screw Sports Illustrated has published a long profile of NBA agent and LeBron James confidant Rich Paul, who is probably the most famous agent in sports right now given his involvement in the Anthony Davis trade saga. It’s about as compelling as a long sto...
20:00, 06/12/2019

Celtics hiring Kara Lawson, former WNBA, Olympic champ, as assistant coach Kara Lawson joins Brad Stevens' NBA coaching staff in Boston after a 12-year WNBA career and time as analyst for the Wizards and ESPN.       ...
02:52, 06/28/2019

Opinion: Kemba Walker will be challenged in Boston's system, but keeps Celtics competitive The point guard, who left Charlotte after eight years, finally has a chance to go deep in the NBA playoffs - assuming Boston can keep its nucleus.       ...
03:52, 07/01/2019

Kyrie Irving gets revealing defense as he quietly slips out Celtics door: ‘That’s bulls–t’ The strongest defense of Kyrie Irving came after he likely left for good. Irving did not speak to reporters after his exit meeting Thursday, but several teammates came to his defense as the calls blaming him for Boston’s demise steadily rose th...
21:26, 05/09/2019

FANTASY FOOTBALL RANKINGS: Here's the expert consensus on the top 50 players Al Bello/Getty Fantasy football season is almost here. To help you prepare, we've put together a consensus ranking based on the predictions of fantasy experts from several different outlets. There's no wrong way to draft your team, but a bit of guid...
12:52, 08/14/2019

Fantasy football: Week 1 kicker and defense rankings Wil Lutz is the No. 1 rated kicker and the Philadelphia Eagles are the top fantasy football defense/special teams unit for Week 1 of the 2019 NFL season, according to UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler....
22:13, 09/04/2019

The Point: Our latest rankings of the 2020 Democratic candidates There are (still) 20 candidates running for the Democratic presidential nomination, but only half of that number will appear on the debate stage a week from today in Houston....
12:52, 09/06/2019

Temple's Former Dean Sues University After Rankings Scandal The former dean of Temple University’s Fox School of Business is suing the school for allegedly defaming his character by blaming him for an M.B.A. rankings scandal that involved reporting fake student-test scores....
23:39, 05/02/2019

French Open champ Barty up to career-best No. 2 in rankings French Open champion Ash Barty's first Grand Slam title has lifted her to a career-best No. 2 in the WTA rankings       ...
15:00, 06/10/2019

Gaethje: UFC should remove McGregor from rankings if he doesn't fight Justin Gaethje is ready to get back into the Octagon, but he cannot do that until the UFC gives him an opponent. He sits down with ESPN to talk about what's ahead at lightweight....
20:39, 05/21/2019

Watchability rankings: The most entertaining teams in college football Which teams will bring the fun and drama in 2019? Mark Schlabach uses a formula involving Paul Finebaum, Nicolas Cage, Steve Spurrier and Lee Corso to find out....
23:26, 08/30/2019

Galaxy Note 10+ 5G camera is the new leader in DxOMark rankings Whenever Samsung rolls out new models of its flagship handsets, you can be forgiven for feeling like the company is positioning them as top-notch cameras that also happen to include smartphone functionality. That was certainly the case during last we...
03:52, 08/13/2019

Fantasy football rankings: This tight end tweak was needed In a classic movie trailer voice: In a world, where number-crunching has gone haywire and stat geeks have taken over the fantasy landscape, there comes a man who will dive right in to this madness, a man whose number-crunching has crunched the compet...
00:13, 07/28/2019

NFL hot seat rankings: Jay Gruden, Jason Garrett already on notice? The arrival of a new season doesn't bring a fresh start for NFL coaches. These six are already on the hot seat as the 2019 campaign opens.       ...
21:26, 09/05/2019

Fantasy football 2019: Defense and kicker rankings The Jacksonville Jaguars are UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler's top fantasy football defense, while Wil Lutz is the top fantasy football kicker for 2019. Check here for the rest of the top kickers and defenses....
20:00, 08/29/2019

Fantasy football: Week 1 running back rankings Saquon Barkley tops UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler's Week 1 fantasy football running back rankings. Check here for the rest of the top 30 running backs for Week 1....
20:13, 09/02/2019

Fantasy football: Week 1 wide receiver rankings Mike Evans tops UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler's Week 1 fantasy football wide receiver rankings. Check here for the rest of the top 50 wide receivers for Week 1....
20:13, 09/02/2019

Kyrie Irving 'essentially ghosted' Boston Celtics ahead of free agency: report It is beginning to appear more and more likely that Kyrie Irving is not going to re-sign with the Boston Celtics once the NBA’s free agency period begins at the end of the month....
18:52, 06/18/2019

NBA free agency: Kemba Walker will sign with Boston Celtics, Kyrie Irving is on the move The All-Star guard will leave the Charlotte Hornets, where he has spent his career, for Boston. The deal will be for four years, $140.6 million.       ...
00:52, 06/30/2019

Boston Celtics' Romeo Langford seen shooting with ping-pong paddle taped to hand Boston Celtics rookie Romeo Langford is working hard to get his shooting form back months after undergoing surgery to repair a torn ligament in his thumb....
21:13, 07/03/2019

Dad of Celtics draft pick Tremont Waters found dead in Connecticut hotel room The father of a recently drafted Boston Celtics player was mysteriously found dead in a Connecticut hotel room, according to a report Friday. Edwin Waters Jr. — the father of 21-year-old point guard Tremont Waters — was pronounced dead Thursday at a ...
21:13, 07/12/2019

No guarantee these Red Sox are playoff-bound It hasn’t gotten to the point where the funeral directors in Boston can begin preparing Fenway Park for an AL East wake. No need to reserve New England’s living room from two-to-four and seven-to-nine when it comes to the Red Sox repeating as divisio...
11:52, 08/03/2019

Johnson's playoff streak comes to end Jimmie Johnson emerged from a required check-up in the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's infield care center fine physically but obviously disappointed to have his amazing run of NASCAR playoff contention end with a crash on lap 105 of Sunday's 160-lap B...
03:13, 09/09/2019

Nations League winner Portugal rises in FIFA rankings ZURICH (AP) — Nations League champion Portugal is up two places to No. 5 in the FIFA men’s rankings which are still led by Belgium. World champion France in second, Copa America host Brazil, and England complete an unchanged top four in the sta...
11:39, 06/14/2019

US News College Rankings: Princeton ranked top national university Princeton University took the No. 1 title as the top national university — for the ninth consecutive year — in an annual list compiled by U.S. News & World Report. The private New Jersey school wasn’t the only Ivy League institution to oc...
02:39, 09/10/2019

Stosur prepared for qualifying battles to stop rankings slide Former U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur says she is prepared to slog through qualifying draws to restore her ranking having slipped outside the world's top 100 for only the second time in 11 years....
22:52, 06/19/2019

US Open champ Bianca Andreescu moves up to fifth in WTA rankings; Medvedev 4th in ATP U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu jumps 10 spots to career-best No. 5 in WTA rankings; Daniil Medvedev, who lost in final, moves to fourth in ATP        ...
13:13, 09/10/2019

Rankings change to help tennis pros at lower, junior levels ROEHAMPTON, England (AP) — Tennis players at the lower and junior levels will have an easier opportunity to move up to the main tours under a new system that makes rankings points available at their tournaments. The agreement announced Thursday by th...
04:26, 05/24/2019

Watch: Celtics' Jaylen Brown makes Michael Jordan-esque circus shot over Giannis Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown did his best impersonation of Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan in Tuesday night's Game 2 against the Milwaukee Bucks....
04:52, 05/01/2019

Apollo 11: 1969 sports world celebrated Celtics and Mets, mourned Rocky's death To celebrate 50 years since Apollo 11 moon landing, USA TODAY looks at 1969 sports, when MLB added four teams and basketball dynasty took victory lap.       ...
20:00, 07/20/2019

Playoff master Kim claims Mediheal win Kim Sei-young birdied the first extra hole to win the LPGA Mediheal Championship in San Francisco on Sunday and improve her perfect playoff record to 4-0....
05:39, 05/06/2019

Where Yankees stand in this crucial playoff war TORONTO — Presented with an opportunity to end a long road trip on a very high note the Yankees exited Canada with two losses in three games to the rebuilding Blue Jays, and lost ground to the Astros in the race for home-field advantage in the ALCS. ...
07:26, 09/16/2019

Red Sox start playoff push, get Cashner from O's Andrew Cashner, who is 9-3 with a 3.83 ERA in 17 starts for the Orioles this season, had been traded to the Red Sox in exchange for two minor league prospects....
14:39, 07/14/2019

The Mets’ playoff chances are skyrocketing For all of the laughing over Brodie Van Wagenen’s trade deadline strategy, maybe — just maybe — he had the right idea in mind. If nothing else, he’s made things interesting. Last week, the Mets’ playoff chances stood at ...
04:00, 08/02/2019

Celtics hire Kara Lawson, 2008 Olympic gold medalist and former Tennessee and WNBA star, per report Kara Lawson joins Brad Stevens' staff in Boston after a 12-year WNBA career and time as an analyst for the Washington Wizards and ESPN.       ...
22:39, 06/27/2019

Celtics star Jayson Tatum chided on social media after his beloved Blues beat Bruins in Stanley Cup Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum celebrated the St. Louis Blues’ Stanley Cup win over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday on social media and immediately received criticism from fans....
23:26, 06/13/2019

Celtics Draft Outspoken Round-Earther, Move One Step Closer To Post-Kyrie Irving Future The Boston Celtics used the 22nd pick in the first round of Thursday night’s NBA draft to select first-team All-American Grant Williams from Tennessee. Williams is a skilled, undersized forward and the son of a NASA safety engineer. I mention his par...
07:00, 06/21/2019

Celtics general manager Danny Ainge suffers heart attack, expected to make full recovery Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge suffered a mild heart attack in Milwaukee on Tuesday, the team announced in a news release.        ...
04:13, 05/03/2019

Amway Coaches Poll: Clemson remains No. 1, while four new teams join the rankings The top 10 of the Amway Coaches Poll stayed the same. Clemson held its spot at No. 1 ahead of Alabama. Four new teams joined, led by Virginia and       ...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Fantasy football: Antonio Brown is back and atop Week 2 WR rankings Patriots WR Antonio Brown will play this week vs. Miami and is in line for a huge debut; Falcons' Matt Ryan rises to QB2 vs. Eagles.       ...
21:02, 09/15/2019

Fantasy football 2019: Draft kit with positional rankings, cheat sheets This weekend is the final one without regular-season NFL football, meaning it's time for people around the world to conduct fantasy football drafts. Check out UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler's 2019 draft kit....
10:39, 08/30/2019

Fantasy football rankings: Your guide to player values for 2019 draft The DVQ (Draft Value Quotient) is the formula the Fantasy Madman uses to evaluate the draft value and fantasy football ranking of players across a uniform platform. Each player is rated based on projected points and evaluated based on how they stack ...
00:13, 07/28/2019

Fantasy football rankings: Matt Ryan takes aim at Eagles in Week 2 The Falcons' Matt Ryan rises to QB2 in our weekly rankings, while Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey should continue his strong start vs. the Buccaneers.       ...
11:39, 09/12/2019

Kohli, Bumrah Retain Top ODI Rankings; Stokes Makes Major Gain Newly crowned world champions England have extended their lead over second-placed India by three points. England had lost the position to India last month when the tournament was in the league stage....
20:13, 07/15/2019

Rafael Nadal Stays At Number Two As Novak Djokovic Rules Rankings Stefanos Tsitsipas, who entered the top five for the first time last week, drops two places and is leapfrogged by Kei Nishikori and Alexander Zverev....
07:00, 08/13/2019

15-year-old American Coco Gauff soars up WTA rankings after magical Wimbledon run Coco Gauff's magical Wimbledon run allowed her to move into the WTA's top 150 on Monday. The 15-year-old American rises to No. 141 from No. 313.       ...
15:39, 07/15/2019

Rafael Nadal Says Wimbledon Seeding System Disrespects World Rankings Rafael Nadal was unhappy with the seeding system of Wimbledon, after he was placed below Roger Federer despite being the number two ranked player in ATP rankings....
15:00, 06/25/2019

Steve Smith Closes In On Virat Kohli, Williamson In ICC Test Rankings Steve Smith scored centuries in both innings of the first Ashes Test and closed in on Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson on the ICC Test batsmen's rankings....
02:39, 08/07/2019

MLB playoff push: Here are the AL teams that will be playing in October SportsPulse: We are just six weeks away from playoff baseball. Our MLB insider Bob Nightengale predicts who in the AL will be playing October baseball.       ...
00:00, 08/15/2019

Malone: Game 6 skirmish just 'playoff basketball' Nuggets coach Michael Malone didn't think much of the minor skirmish between his team and the Trail Blazers in Game 6, calling the incident indicative of playoff basketball....
03:39, 05/12/2019

Bruins top Blue Jackets to even playoff series at 2-2 Boston's top-liners finally contributed as the Bruins beat the Columbus Blue Jackets to even their Eastern Conference semifinal series at two games each        ...
08:39, 05/03/2019

4 arrested in connection with assault after playoff game Transit police in Massachusetts say four people have been arrested in connection with an assault just hours after the Boston Bruins beat the Carolina Hurricanes in a playoff game....
18:00, 05/15/2019

MLB playoff push: Here are the NL teams that will be playing in October SportsPulse: We are just six weeks away from playoff baseball. Our MLB insider Bob Nightengale predicts who in the NL will be playing October baseball.       ...
00:00, 08/15/2019

Byrson DeChambeau looking to recreate some playoff magic There is no better poster child for the change to the PGA Tour schedule than Bryson DeChambeau, who enters this week’s Northern Trust at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City as the defending champion — as well the player who won the first two of...
05:26, 08/07/2019

| Maritzburg in pole position after two playoff wins Maritzburg United took a big step towards securing their Absa Premiership safety after recording a hard-fought victory over Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila....
09:26, 05/23/2019

Bryson DeChambeau looking to recreate some playoff magic There is no better poster child for the change to the PGA Tour schedule than Bryson DeChambeau, who enters this week’s Northern Trust at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City as the defending champion — as well the player who won the first two of...
08:13, 08/07/2019

Two new faces will make College Football Playoff LAS VEGAS — Which four schools will make it to the College Football Playoff the last week of December? I begin with Clemson and Alabama, thus joining everybody else with an opinion. I can only guess how many times Nick Saban has studied his low Tide ...
17:52, 08/30/2019

Saints fan drops lawsuit against NFL for playoff no-call NEW ORLEANS — An attorney and New Orleans Saints fan said Monday he will go no further with his court fight against the NFL over game officials’ failure to call an obvious penalty at a crucial point in a January playoff game. The no-call helped...
16:39, 09/10/2019

Opinion: If it wants to take next step, Big 12 needs to win in the College Football Playoff Oklahoma has made the College Football Playoff three of the last four seasons. But for the Big 12 to take the next step it must win on biggest stage.       ...
02:26, 07/16/2019

Truex Jr. wins playoff opener at Las Vegas Martin Truex Jr. did not arrive at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for Sunday night's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series opening race of the 10-event, 16-driver Playoffs on a hot streak....
13:00, 09/16/2019

J.A. Happ is making his playoff case to Yankees Anyone can do the math, and that would include members of the Yankees rotation. With a limited number of slots available for postseason starts, two of them locks for Masahiro Tanaka and James Paxton and a third likely reserved for Luis Severino if he...
03:52, 09/02/2019

Another federal lawsuit over playoff 'no call' dismissed The last of three federal lawsuits against NFL officials over the failure to call a blatant penalty in January's NFC title game between the New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Rams has been dismissed by a U.S. District Court judge in New Orleans, leav...
15:39, 07/31/2019

Mets not ready to give up on NL playoff race PHILADELPHIA — The Cubs had already lost. No matter what happens the rest of the way, that will always be a part of the daily equation the next 29 days. The Cubs had gotten themselves good and shut out at Wrigley Field by the Brewers, so that meant s...
11:13, 09/01/2019

Woods commits to opening two playoff events Tiger Woods will return to action for the first two legs of the FedExCup playoffs, which will mark only the second time all year he has competed in consecutive weeks....
20:26, 07/31/2019

Verona promoted to Serie A after playoff win over Cittadella VERONA, Italy (AP) — Hellas Verona will be back in Serie A next season after a one-year absence after beating nine-man Cittadella 3-0 in the second leg of their promotion playoff on Sunday to win 3-2 on aggregate. Cittadella had been hoping to earn p...
03:00, 06/03/2019

Another Yankees’ ‘opener’ gem fuels playoff debate While the Yankees brainstorm how to best sort out their postseason rotation, there’s still a chance they can do what they did in Wednesday night’s 4-1 win over the Rangers. Using Chad Green as the opener at Yankee Stadium, they then turned to Luis Ce...
05:52, 09/05/2019

Indians are the playoff nightmare Yankees should want to avoid The formula is basic and stands the test of time: If the Twins are in the playoff hunt, then the Yankees should desire to play them. Or do you think they’d rather take their chances against these Indians? These Indians who treated Yankee Stadium like...
06:52, 08/16/2019

Yankees still have no clear answer to key playoff question LOS ANGELES — Barring what would be an unforgiveable collapse that would cause a drastic upheaval from top to bottom in the Yankees’ organization, the AL East leaders will avoid the AL wild-card game and participate in the best-of-five ALDS. With an ...
11:00, 08/24/2019

Why Yankees’ greatest playoff fear isn’t all that daunting The Rays, Astros, Indians, A’s and Twins began the weekend ranked 1-5 for best ERAs in the AL. The Yankees were sixth. That feels revelatory because the Astros, Yankees and Twins are probably winning division titles, and the two wild-card spots will ...
06:13, 09/15/2019

Texans won’t be playoff team this year: Take Under on wins Last season, the Texans became only the fourth team since 1990 to start 0-3 and make the postseason (1992 Chargers, 1995 Lions, 1998 Bills). They were staring 0-4 dead in the face after blowing a lead in Indianapolis, but got a reprieve when Frank Re...
19:13, 08/29/2019

Saints want no more lawsuit on the playoff's 'NOLA no-call' They were badly burned by the "Nola no-call," but the New Orleans Saints have joined the NFL in opposing a fan's lawsuit seeking damages over the missed penalty that helped the Los Angeles Rams beat the Saints in a January playoff game and move on to...
15:26, 08/09/2019

Pavan wins BMW International Open after playoff MUNICH (AP) — Andrea Pavan defeated Matthew Fitzpatrick in a playoff to win the BMW International Open on Sunday. The Italian carded a bogey-free 6-under 66 in the final round to finish 15-under 273 overall, as did Fitzpatrick (69) after a bogey on t...
21:00, 06/23/2019

MLS transactions: Playoff hopefuls look overseas for offense Sitting one point out of the playoffs in the Eastern Conference standings, Toronto FC on Tuesday turned to Europe in an effort to boost their offense....
04:52, 07/31/2019

Fantasy football position rankings: Cowboys primed to dominate Dolphins in Week 3 Dallas' offense should have a field day vs. Miami, with Dak Prescott as this week's No. 2 quarterback and Ezekiel Elliott the top-rated running back.       ...
08:14, 09/19/2019

Nokia Brand Leads Global Rankings in Smartphone Updates, Finds Counterpoint Nokia (the mobile brand licensed by HMD Global) has surprisingly topped the chart when it comes to updating smartphone software and issuing security patches....
21:00, 08/30/2019

Fantasy Football Week 2 Cut List: Our rankings to help you make wise drops before waivers Not sure if you should say goodbye to a disappointing player on your roster? Our Cut List shows you which players to drop in 10-, 12- and 14-team leagues....
19:52, 09/10/2019

Divisional rankings: Andy Ruiz Jr. shakes up heavyweight division with TKO win over Anthony Joshua A new No. 1 and another few changes at heavyweight. What else has changed in ESPN's boxing divisional rankings? Dan Rafael reveals his new world standings and what's next for the fighters....
17:13, 06/04/2019

Math teacher Jason Zuffranieri climbs 'Jeopardy!' rankings. Is he the new James Holzhauer? With 15 'Jeopardy!' wins, math teacher Jason Zuffranieri has become a force to reckon with. Can he beat James Holzhauer's record?        ...
21:26, 09/20/2019

Flint Hill tops preseason volleyball rankings and faces a big challenge immediately The Huskies, coming off a 30-1 season, will open their season against Chantilly, which went undefeated last year and ranks sixth in our preseason poll....
14:00, 09/04/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Latest top 200 trade value rankings for H2H leagues show the value of competent pitching Looking to trade for high-end pitching? Scott White's Trade Chart shows it's something to cherish right now, even when looking at less proven options....
18:52, 05/08/2019

Yankees to test CC Sabathia as reliever in possible playoff preview CC Sabathia has made one big league relief appearance in 585 games, working 1 ¹/₃ innings in a 3-2 loss in a deciding Game 5 of the 2011 ALDS against the Tigers. Now the Yankees are going to use the final week of the season to see if the veteran left...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Tucson Sugar Skulls to battle for playoff lives TUCSON – The expansion professional indoor football team the Tucson Sugar Skulls have a chance to make it to the post season.  If the Sugar Skulls can beat Quad City on Saturday at the TCC they’ll advance to the playoffs.  Here’s mo...
12:52, 06/10/2019

Bundesliga Relegation Playoff Live: Stuttgart in Berlin The domestic season in Germany approaches an end. First, Union Berlin are hoping to be the first second-division team since 2012 to beat their top-flight opponents and secure Bundesliga status. Follow live updates here!...
19:39, 05/27/2019

Blues win caps historic Game 7 OT playoff trifecta Patrick Maroon's goal pushed the Blues past the Stars and into the Western Conference finals on Tuesday in what was a record third series this postseason to go to a Game 7 overtime....
10:00, 05/08/2019

NHL to consider expanding video review after playoff officiating debacle BOSTON — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league will consider expanded video review after a couple of high-profile missed calls during the playoffs. During his annual state of the NHL speech prior to Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final, Bettman sa...
09:00, 05/28/2019

Justin Verlander already preparing for playoff date with Yankees Justin Verlander has learned “a lot of things” in two starts against the Yankees this season, but the Astros ace won’t share his thoughts on the deepest lineup in baseball. Even if the regular-season schedule shows no more games left between the Yank...
11:13, 06/24/2019

NASCAR notebook: Hamlin comfortable as playoff favorite If you tout Denny Hamlin as a favorite to win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship this season, don't expect the driver of the No. 11 Joe Gibbs racing Toyota to contradict you....
05:00, 09/01/2019

NBA playoff schedule: Second-round matchups, dates and TV times The long regular season is over and it's finally playoff time. The quest for the Larry O'Brien Trophy and the NBA championship is on.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

Joe Panik is already feeling the effects of Mets’ playoff push The feeling was strange, but sweet. It was unfamiliar, yet comfortable. For the first time, Joe Panik was playing for an organization other than the Giants. For the first time in eight years, the former St. John’s star was playing for his hometown te...
03:26, 08/10/2019

The College Football Playoff fix the sport is reluctant to make It has been 150 years since college football was born at Rutgers. And, still, somehow — 116 years after the first World Series, 90 years since the first NCAA Tournament, 41 years since college football’s first Division I-AA playoff — the FBS remains ...
05:13, 08/27/2019

Korhonen beats Hebert in playoff to win China Open Mikko Korhonen of Finland held his nerve on the first playoff hole to edge Benjamin Hebert and complete his comeback to win the Volvo China Open on Sunday        ...
11:39, 05/05/2019

The Orioles Probably Didn't Even Notice They Were Eliminated From Playoff Contention The Orioles brought the inevitable to reality on Friday, officially getting eliminated from playoff contention with a 7-1 loss to the Rays. All things considered, the news probably isn’t hitting the clubhouse too hard. For one thing, the players will...
12:26, 08/25/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus vs Huawei P30 Pro: the powerhouse playoff OnePlus has launched its newest range of phones, including the OnePlus 7 Pro, the company’s first ever ‘Pro’ phone - we're in a world of 'ultra premium', apparently.The OnePlus 7 Pro has features we haven’t ...
11:39, 05/18/2019

Kawhi Leonard caps epic playoff run as NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors to the first championship in team history and became the third player to win Finals MVP with two different teams.       ...
08:39, 06/14/2019

Kim overcomes rough start to win playoff at Lake Merced DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Sei Young Kim overcame a rough start to win the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship on Sunday at cold and windy Lake Merced, outlasting Bronte Law and Jeongeun Lee6 with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff. Three strokes ahead ent...
04:13, 05/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard wows even his coach with playoff performance Just when it seemed Kawhi Leonard couldn’t get any better, along came the NBA playoffs and another level of performance that’s left even his coach awed. Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse joins PodcastOne Sports Now hosts Jim Litke and Tim ...
20:52, 05/07/2019

Over/unders, Super Bowl and playoff odds for all 32 NFL teams The Cleveland Browns -- yes, those Browns -- currently have the best odds to win the AFC North. Here are the odds you need to know for all 32 NFL teams....
18:00, 04/30/2019

Wiesberger beats Hebert in Scottish Open playoff Bernd Wiesberger beat Benjamin Hebert on the third playoff hole at the Scottish Open on Sunday for his sixth European Tour title       ...
00:13, 07/15/2019

What Domingo German’s absence would mean for Yankees’ playoff plans After overcoming injuries to key players from spring training to the final two weeks of the season on the way to an AL East title, the Yankees’ postseason hopes took a colossal dip Thursday due to something a lot more serious than a strained oblique....
17:39, 09/20/2019

Cittadella beats Verona 2-0 in Serie B playoff final 1st leg Davide Diaw scored in each half to help Cittadella beat Hellas Verona 2-0 in the first leg of the Serie B playoff final on Thursday        ...
00:13, 05/31/2019

NHL players forget outside world during long playoff runs Paying the bills, going out to dinner and cutting the grass can fall by the wayside for NHL players on long playoff runs        ...
09:26, 05/15/2019

Turkish TV drops Enes Kanter's NBA playoff games Turkish basketball star Enes Kanter is playing in the NBA Western Conference finals for the second time in his career. But the US series will not be widely televised in Turkey, where he is accused of terrorist links....
03:52, 05/15/2019

Kyrie Irving’s playoff flop should be red flag for Knicks On the surface, the Celtics’ second-round flameout to Milwaukee is good news for the Knicks, paving the way for Kyrie Irving to bail on a dysfunctional situation. However, Irving’s nosedive in the Milwaukee series and off-kilter season with the Celti...
01:26, 05/10/2019

The Mets have a secret weapon for their final playoff push Even when they ranked among the industry’s higher rollers, the Mets routinely found themselves plagued by organizational depth concerns. Or have you forgotten how they placed the fate of their 2006 season in the hands of erratic Oliver Perez (he pitc...
12:00, 09/20/2019

Moffitt wins at Canadian Tire, notches second playoff win BOWMAVILLE, ONTARIO - Past NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series races on the historical and scenic Canadian Tire Motorsport Park road course have ended in hot tempers and dramatic last-lap passes....
07:13, 08/26/2019

Indians 3B Ramírez out with broken hand for playoff push Indians third baseman José Ramírez needs surgery on broken right hand, major blow to club's postseason hopes       ...
21:13, 08/25/2019

Ever-changing roster leaving Yankees with big playoff decisions So Luke Voit enters stage right while Gio Urshela exits stage left. It is the two-step for which the Yankees have become famous through this season in which a cast of thousands has bludgeoned its way to the best record in baseball. But barring Septem...
03:26, 08/31/2019

Wiesberger wins Scottish Open in playoff over Hebert Austrian Bernd Wiesberger made hard work of it but eventually won the Scottish Open when he beat Benjamin Hebert in a playoff in North Berwick on Sunday....
00:39, 07/15/2019

JGR's Jones will "sleep a lot easier" after NASCAR playoff boost Joe Gibbs Racing's Erik Jones says he will "sleep a lot easier" after his second place at Pocono boosted his chances of qualifying for the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs...
17:39, 07/30/2019

Bruins Sweep Away Hurricanes, Win 7th Straight Playoff Game With their longest playoff winning streak in nearly half a century, the Boston Bruins return to the Stanley Cup finals after winning them in 2011 and losing to Chicago two years later....
09:13, 05/17/2019

Soderberg wins 5-man playoff for European Masters title Sebastian Soderberg won a five-man playoff for the European Masters title on Sunday, sinking his birdie putt on the first extra hole when Rory McIlroy and others could not       ...
20:13, 09/01/2019

Samsung Galaxy S10+ wins Readers' Favorite Phone of H1 2019 award: here are the full rankings Which is your favorite new phone from the first half of 2019?We have had dozens of great new phones launch on the market, but a few names stood out. Last week, we asked you, our dearest readers, to select your favorite phones of the most popular mode...
14:26, 06/10/2019

Penny Hardaway has Memphis basketball atop recruiting rankings after latest five-star addition Five-star forward Precious Achiuwa committed to Memphis basketball on Friday, giving coach Penny Hardaway the No. 1 recruiting class in the country.        ...
19:39, 05/17/2019

SuperData: League of Legends, Fortnite, and Honor of Kings rule June game rankings SuperData Research reported that League of Legends was No. 1 on PC in June revenues, with Fortnite ruling console and Honor of Kings on mobile.Read More...
21:39, 07/23/2019

Bielsa says Leeds' playoff defeat raises doubts about his future "Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa has accepted responsibility for his team\u0027s failure to qualify for the Championship playoff final, saying their 4-2 defeat by Derby County on Wednesday has raised doubts about his future as head coach."...
09:52, 05/16/2019

Trudeau says family ‘extremely excited’ about Raptors historic playoff run Justin Trudeau says his son is a massive Raptors fan who has been staying up later than usual to watch the team play in the NBA Eastern Conference final....
20:13, 05/24/2019

The five biggest Week 1 games that will impact the College Football Playoff The season is young, but that doesn't mean the stakes are low. Five games in Week 1 that will impact the College Football Playoff, led by Oregon-Auburn       ...
23:00, 08/30/2019

Villa beats West Brom, through to English playoff final WEST BROMWICH, England (AP) — Aston Villa will contest the second-tier League Championship playoff final as the club seeks a return to the Premier League after an absence of three years. Villa beat West Bromwich Albion 4-3 in a penalty shootout on Tu...
02:52, 05/15/2019

Brian Cashman has no hesitation about Domingo German playoff plan The three weeks Domingo German spent on the injured list with a hip flexor injury might keep him away from an innings limit. And if the Yankees reach the postseason, the club won’t curb the ace right-hander’s workload. “There are no innings limits wh...
19:13, 08/16/2019

The five biggest Week 2 games that will impact the College Football Playoff The season is young, but stakes are high. Five games in Week 2 that will impact the College Football Playoff, led by Clemson-Texas A&M and LSU-Texas.       ...
20:39, 09/06/2019

Johnson blames '25 bad races' for NASCAR Cup Series playoff failure Jimmie Johnson blamed his first-ever failure to qualify for NASCAR's playoffs on '25 bad races' rather than the Indianapolis crash that ended his chance of being a Cup title contender...
19:52, 09/09/2019

A's edge Astros 3-2 in 13 to inch closer in playoff chase Robbie Grossman singled home the winning run with two outs in the 13th inning to give the Oakland Athletics a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros       ...
12:00, 08/17/2019

MLB roundup: Braves hammer Nats, clinch playoff spot Ronald Acuna Jr.'s two-run double highlighted a four-run seventh-inning rally Saturday that sparked visiting Atlanta to a 10-1 win over the Washington Nationals -- and propelled the Braves into the playoffs....
10:13, 09/15/2019

Opinion: Bruins are standing firm during the year of the NHL playoff upset The Boston Bruins, who beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 in Game 6, are playing the right way to avoid this year's run of upsets and advance.        ...
08:13, 05/07/2019

MLB playoff picture: Updated look at division, wild card races The division races are all but decided in the American and National League, but the wild card races are still up for grabs.       ...
18:13, 09/09/2019

Hefty challenge stands between Yankees and playoff game changer The luxury of nestling within the friendly confines of The Bronx are all but over following the Yankees’ 8-4 defeat to the Indians on Sunday. For not only does the team with the AL’s best record face a daunting nine-game trip to the West Coast that f...
05:13, 08/19/2019

The AHL Playoff MVP Made Some Buffalo Wings Inside The Damn Calder Cup One of the best traditions in hockey is the customary “players’ day with the Cup” that happens after a team wins a championship. And while the St. Louis Blues are gallivanting around with the Stanley Cup doing god knows that, we can say with some cer...
17:13, 08/27/2019

Martin Truex Jr. storms to win in NASCAR playoff opener in Las Vegas Martin Truex Jr., who won the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series championship, opened the 2019 playoffs with the win at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.       ...
06:26, 09/16/2019

Turkish TV won’t air Enes Kanter’s NBA playoff games. He says government is ‘afraid’ of him. Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden (D) wrote Tuesday to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau requesting assistance to facilitate Kanter's safe passage to Canada if both the Trail Blazers and Raptors make the NBA Finals....
01:52, 05/15/2019

Double whammy shows the tenuousness of Mets’ playoff dream ATLANTA — The Braves have so much athleticism and talent, starting with leadoff slugger Ronald Acuna Jr., who wrecked the Mets on Tuesday night. The Mets only have so much depth and talent, that is one of their biggest problems, and in the 5-3 defeat...
12:26, 08/14/2019

Luis Severino itching for next phase of Yankees playoff audition TRENTON — Luis Severino says he’s ready to rejoin the Yankees’ rotation. Wednesday night’s start at Arm & Hammer Park may have been the final step in his rehab process before potentially rejoining the Yankees after the team returns to The Bronx to fa...
13:26, 09/12/2019

Sooey! Pig named Hamilton bringing Hurricanes playoff luck The Carolina Hurricanes have been rolling ever since their newly acquired grunter named Hamilton started hogging the corner        ...
10:39, 05/13/2019

NHL playoff beard tradition: Throw away the razors and let the razzing begin Growing an NHL playoff beard is a time-honored tradition during the quest for the Stanley Cup; so is teasing players about their poor facial hair.        ...
18:39, 05/15/2019

NBA playoff schedule: Conference finals matchups, dates and TV times The long regular season is over and it's finally playoff time. The quest for the Larry O'Brien Trophy and the NBA championship is on.        ...
08:13, 05/13/2019

Conn Smythe Trophy winners: Stanley Cup playoff MVPs St. Louis Blues forward Ryan O'Reilly is the latest winner of the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP. A look at recent winners.       ...
12:26, 06/13/2019

After breaking leg in playoff loss, QB Noah Kim is back to lead Westfield The Virginia Tech commit faced a long road back to last Friday's win, but he appears to be his old self as the Bulldogs remain a top team in the area....
22:52, 09/05/2019

Rival Red Sox offer alluring playoff matchup for juggernaut Yankees If not for the meritocracy that rightly determines home-field advantage for baseball’s postseason, I’d take Aaron Boone aside early Friday afternoon and offer him some free advice: “Take the weekend off.” Yup, I’d urge him to urge his players to tank...
23:13, 09/05/2019

Mets’ playoff hopes fading further as Cubs finish off sweep The Mets spoke of belief, of hope, of perseverance, of resilience. A silent Citi Field spoke the truth. Counting on their ace in one of the year’s most crucial moments, 38,389 fans watched Jacob deGrom cruise through Thursday night’s start against th...
06:39, 08/30/2019

Tiger battling back stiffness ahead of playoff opener Tiger Woods on Wednesday said stiffness in his surgically repaired back had limited his ability to practice ahead of the Northern Trust Open, which kicks off the PGA Tour playoffs on Thursday in Jersey City....
10:13, 08/08/2019

The 10 games that could unexpectedly trip up each College Football Playoff contenders Contenders for the College Football Playoff will always be motivated by their biggest games. But sometimes it is the unlikely ones that doom a season.       ...
04:13, 08/29/2019

The Rockets lost more than a playoff series. Their title window has closed After a third straight playoff ouster at the hands of the Warriors, there’s nowhere left to go for Daryl Morey’s Houston experimentGolden State beat Houston, 118-113, in Friday night’s Game 6 of the Western Conferences semi-finals, viewed by many as ...
17:52, 05/11/2019

Tiger to play gallery-free early in playoff opener Liberty National was damaged by a heavy storm Wednesday, and PGA Tour officials decided to keep spectators from entering until 10 a.m. ET Thursday -- meaning some groups won't have galleries early....
09:26, 08/08/2019

The Mystics’ historic regular season isn’t over yet, but they have flipped into playoff mode Washington has broken several franchise and league records this regular season. "I ignore it," Coach and General Manager Mike Thibault said. "Mainly because none of that matters if you don't win at the end."...
16:27, 09/06/2019

Dodgers clinch 7th straight NL West title, 1st playoff team The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their seventh consecutive NL West title in fitting fashion, using two home runs by Corey Seager and a masterful pitching performance by Walker Buehler to beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-3      &...
06:39, 09/11/2019

Detroit Lions haven't won a playoff game in exactly 10,000 days Just two major American professional sports have gone longer than the Detroit Lions without advancing in the playoffs. Today marks 10,000 days.        ...
14:13, 05/23/2019

Fan at Los Angeles Sparks playoff game tackled after rushing the court In a scary moment, a fan at the Los Angeles Sparks' playoff game rushed the court to approach Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike with something in his hand.       ...
06:26, 09/16/2019

Stanley Cup playoff schedule: Results, dates, times, TV for NHL postseason Second-round playoff series feature Bruins-Blue Jackets, Islanders-Hurricanes, Blues-Stars and Sharks-Avalanche for right to go to conference finals.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

Golf: Pavan beats Fitzpatrick in playoff to win BMW International Open Andrea Pavan overcame rain and a tense playoff to beat England's Matthew Fitzpatrick and seal his second European Tour crown at the BMW International Open in Munich on Sunday....
00:39, 06/24/2019

What Domingo Germán’s absence means for Yankees’ playoff plans After overcoming injuries to key players from spring training to the final two weeks of the season on the way to an AL East title, the Yankees’ postseason hopes took a colossal dip Thursday due to something a lot more serious than a strained oblique....
23:39, 09/20/2019

Georgia survives playoff-juiced matchup with Notre Dame ATHENS, Ga. — Jake Fromm threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to Lawrence Cager early in the fourth quarter and No. 3 Georgia, getting a tougher fight than many expected, held off No. 7 Notre Dame 23-17 on a raucous Saturday night between the hedges, a res...
09:26, 09/22/2019

Week 4 games that will impact the College Football Playoff race Week 4 has several intriguing games that will impact the College Football Playoff, led by Georgia-Notre Dame and Michigan-Wisconsin.       ...
09:39, 09/21/2019

NBA coaches, players must embrace change to enjoy playoff success Adjustments are a crucial part of playoff basketball. Coaches downplay their importance. Media loves the topic. The key is knowing when to tweak.        ...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Colorado Avalanche force NHL playoff Game 7 with OT win over San Jose Sharks Gabriel Landeskog scored 2:32 into overtime as the Colorado Avalanche beat the San Jose Sharks to force a decisive Game 7.        ...
08:13, 05/07/2019

Aaron Hicks Saves The Day, Twice, In Wild Potential Playoff Preview Don’t call it a revenge game, because that would imply Aaron Hicks is resentful toward the Twins instead of relieved they gave up on him. Whatever it was, Hicks’s two-out magic at the plate and with the glove saved New York’s bacon in an absolutely b...
16:26, 07/24/2019

NFL bets: Browns have better postseason odds than eight 2018 playoff teams The New England Patriots have an NFL-best 84.2 percent chance of making the playoffs, while the Miami Dolphins have just an 8.6 percent change of appearing in the 2019 postseason, according to an online sports book....
03:13, 06/18/2019

College Football Playoff takeaways: Irish in trouble, SEC rolling and more With Georgia's win over Notre Dame -- and Alabama, Auburn and LSU all cruising -- the SEC is in position to have another two teams in the College Football Playoff....
11:26, 09/22/2019

Nuggets hold off Spurs in Game 7 to win first playoff series since 2009 Nikola Jokic turned in another triple-double and Denver held off San Antonio, 90-86, and will face Portland in the Western Conference semifinals starting Monday....
19:13, 04/28/2019

Keeping Score: Who Owns the Worst Playoff Meltdown? It Almost Has to Be the Lightning Tampa Bay had a regular season that ranked among the best ever in N.H.L. history. But this team will be remembered for a different reason after being swept by Columbus....
18:52, 04/28/2019

Golf: Ice-cool Korhonen wins China Open in a playoff Experienced Finn Mikko Korhonen sank an eight-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole to edge Frenchman Benjamin Hebert and win the China Open after a thrilling final round in Shenzhen on Sunday....
14:13, 05/05/2019

Buehler pitches Dodgers past Braves 5-3 in playoff rematch LOS ANGELES (AP) — Walker Buehler shook off a rough playoff start against Atlanta last year, matching a season high with eight strikeouts while pitching the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-3 victory over the Braves on Monday night. Chris Taylor had two RB...
09:00, 05/07/2019

Kyrie mired in career-worst 3-game playoff slump Kyrie Irving's 19-for-62 performance from the field in the Celtics' past three playoff games marks his most misses over a three-game stretch in the playoffs in his career....
09:00, 05/07/2019

Colorado Avalanche even up NHL playoff series vs. San Jose Sharks with Game 2 win The Avalanche were in danger of falling into a 2-0 series hole when coach Jared Bednar reunited his top line with his team behind in the second period.        ...
07:26, 04/29/2019

Yankees’ playoff-shares meeting is departure from 2018 debacle A year ago the Yankees’ shares meeting resulted in staff members getting drastically cut and played a part in reliever David Robertson, who chaired the meeting and was an upcoming free agent, not being retained by the club. At 2 p.m. Friday, the rece...
13:39, 09/21/2019

Jonathan Loaisiga making Yankees’ playoff plan that much harder Jonathan Loaisiga opened some eyes when he hit 100 mph in the seventh inning of the Yankees’ 7-2 win over the Blue Jays on Saturday in The Bronx. The right-hander struck out five over two innings, and he remains in play to make the postseason roster ...
09:26, 09/22/2019

Fantasy Baseball Today Podcast: Buying Breakouts? Most added, rankings review, Week 9 preview Ready to get dialed into Week 9? We are. We also talk about breakouts we are buying into, rankings review, most added and much more on Friday's Fantasy Baseball Today Podcast....
22:26, 05/17/2019

FIFA 20 Liverpool player ratings: Salah, Van Dijk, Mane, Firmino, Alisson rankings revealed in top 100 Liverpool are already among the big winners for the release of FIFA 20, with seven of Jurgen Klopp's Champions League squad making the top 100 players....
20:13, 09/09/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Two-start pitcher rankings for Week 12 mark Spencer Turnbull, Jon Duplantier as sleepers Week 12 is shaping up to be an excellent time for two-start sleepers, according to Scott White, thanks in large part to newcomers like Jon Duplantier....
05:13, 06/10/2019

Jimmie Johnson's last-gasp battle for 2019 NASCAR Cup playoff place Seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson is on the cusp of missing the playoffs title shootout for the first time in his career, with just two races until the cut-off...
19:26, 08/30/2019

Opinion: Why college football needs new blood to break through current playoff blockade The College Football Playoff has been dominated by Alabama, Clemson, Oklahoma and Ohio State but the sport needs new teams to breakthrough.       ...
15:52, 08/30/2019

College Football Playoff projection: Clemson, followed by SEC's LSU, Alabama, Georgia This is when everyone gets very excited because a bunch of SEC teams at the top of the rankings, or else they get very upset. Relax, y’all.       ...
01:13, 09/09/2019

Alabama Wants Students To Exchange Their Privacy For College Football Playoff Tickets The fervor that students who attend SEC schools have for their respective football programs is so well known that it’s become cliché for religious comparisons to be made. But for University of Alabama coach Nick Saban, that level of fandom has just n...
18:39, 09/14/2019

Mets understand their fragile playoff dream amid Cubs series Treading water is certainly useful, but at some point it’s either sink or swim. The Mets may have reached that juncture in their schedule that tells them if they are swimmers or sinkers. Three games against the Cubs at Citi Field beginning Tuesday ni...
05:13, 08/27/2019

Relegation playoff: Union Berlin seal valuable away goals in Stuttgart Second-division Union Berlin managed to equalize twice and ensure a 2-2 draw in the first leg of the relegation playoff against top-flight Stuttgart. The pair of away goals gives the underdogs a slight advantage....
11:00, 05/24/2019

Toronto Raptors get double-overtime Game 3 NBA playoff win over Milwaukee Bucks The Raptors found life in the Eastern Conference finals, avoiding a disastrous 3-0 series deficit with a double-overtime win over the Bucks.        ...
07:13, 05/20/2019

After playoff heartbreak and roster turnover, Raptors are ready for Finals close-up Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri and all-star guard Kyle Lowry are eagerly anticipating the start of the NBA Finals, which stands as a big payoff for a rocky summer....
17:00, 05/30/2019

Tiger Woods withdraws from PGA Tour playoff event with oblique strain Tiger Woods withdrew several hours before his scheduled second round tee time at the Northern Trust on Friday due to an oblique strain.        ...
00:39, 08/10/2019

Dearica Hamby Wins Playoff Game With Absurd Steal-And-Heave The Las Vegas Aces and Chicago Sky went back and forth throughout today’s highly entertaining single-elimination playoff game, and as the final seconds were ticking away, it looked like the Sky were on their way to escaping with a 92-90 win. That is ...
05:26, 09/16/2019

NASCAR notebook: In seesaw battle, Newman wins last playoff spot From the start of Sunday's Big Machine Vodka 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Ryan Newman's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff chances were in jeopardy....
03:13, 09/09/2019

Seth Curry, Will Barton in middle of eye-poking, ‘sassy’ NBA playoff fight Game 6 of the Nuggets-Blazers playoff series turned a bit “sassy.” Things got heated midway through the final period after Nikola Jokic was called for an offensive foul and the players got into a shoving match and had to be separated. Aft...
17:13, 05/10/2019

2019 MLB playoff schedule: Dates, TV channels for postseason, World Series The 2019 MLB postseason begins on Oct. 1 and can go all the way to Oct. 30, if the World Series reaches seven games.       ...
08:14, 09/19/2019

Meet the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff drivers Sixteen drivers have earned the right to compete for the championship that will be decided on Nov. 17 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.       ...
22:52, 09/11/2019

Hot playoff performers among this summer's top 20 potential unrestricted free agents Marcus Johansson, Erik Karlsson, Matt Duchene, Mats Zuccarello among potential free agents helping their cause with strong playoff performances.        ...
05:39, 05/11/2019

Ten games that will determine which teams make the College Football Playoff field The college football season is a marathon and not a sprint. Along the way, there will be 10 games to decide the College Football Playoff field.       ...
22:39, 08/21/2019

Kevin Harvick wins caution-plagued Brickyard 400 as playoff field is set The 2014 NASCAR champion dominated Sunday, leading 118 of the 160 laps on an afternoon filled with yellow flags and playoff intrigue.        ...
10:00, 09/09/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 23 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings feature Cal Quantrill, Mike Montgomery as sleepers Streaming two-start pitchers is becoming a risky proposition here in late August. Scott White highlights some possibilities for Week 23 (Aug. 26-Sept. 1)....
22:26, 08/23/2019

Brad Stevens admits he 'did a bad job' in disappointing season for Boston Celtics Boston’s underachieving season came to a disappointing end vs. the Bucks, leaving the franchise with an uncertain future. What's next for the Celtics?        ...
08:52, 05/09/2019

Kyrie Irving's failed leadership tells the story of the Celtics' failed season It started with a qualified promise to stay. It ended with a failed promise to be better in the playoffs. In between, Kyrie Irving slowly eroded what seemed like a promising season in Boston....
09:00, 05/09/2019

NFL labor talks could include 18-game season, more playoff teams, new marijuana policy As discussions between the league and players' union heat up, some owners appear willing to compromise on marijuana policy and the commissioner’s disciplinary authority....
02:39, 05/30/2019

Jose Ramirez injury delivers huge blow to Indians’ playoff push CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians have been dealt a major blow at the worst time possible. Third baseman José Ramírez, whose hitting tear has aligned with Cleveland’s surge in the standings, needs surgery on his broken right hand and will be si...
01:13, 08/26/2019

Aston Villa Beat West Brom To Reach Championship Playoff Final West Brom won 1-0 on the night at the Hawthorns to level the tie at 2-2 on aggregate but Aston Villa won 4-3 on penalties in the Championship playoff semi-finals....
09:39, 05/15/2019

Boston Bruins fans arrested for assault following playoff hockey game: police Several Boston Bruins fans were arrested on Wednesday after police say they were allegedly involved in a brutal assault of an individual following a playoff hockey game....
15:00, 05/16/2019

Michigan showed it is a pretender, while Wisconsin joined the College Football Playoff contenders Two programs going in different directions played in Madison. Wisconsin proved to be a College Football Playoff contender and Michigan showed it is a pretender.       ...
10:39, 09/22/2019

Ex-Cowboys WR Dez Bryant trolls Dean Blandino with shoes commemorating playoff no-catch Dez Bryant hasn't forgotten the dreaded no-catch from the playoff game vs. the Packers at Lambeau. He wants to make sure Dean Blandino didn't either.       ...
05:13, 09/04/2019

Four drivers seek Bristol boost as NASCAR playoff bubble begins to shrink It appears four drivers will battle for the final two playoff berths as the NASCAR Cup Series heads to Bristol with three regular-season races left.       ...
03:39, 08/16/2019

Blake Snell surgery deals huge blow to Rays’ playoff chances As the MLB playoff race heats up, the Tampa Bay Rays will be without their ace. Starting pitcher Blake Snell will undergo arthroscopic surgery to remove a loose body in his left elbow this weekend, the team announced Thursday. He was placed on the 10...
05:00, 07/26/2019

Giving fans T-shirts for playoff games has become NBA tradition, but process isn't easy NBA fans receiving T-shirts for playoff games has become a league tradition, but the process for teams is more complicated than you might think.        ...
14:39, 06/05/2019

Netflix star Alexa Pano, 14, qualifies for her first U.S. Women's Open in playoff After six attempts, Pano will finally get her chance on women's golf's biggest stage May 30-June 2 at the Country Club of Charleston (S.C.).        ...
23:52, 05/07/2019

Houston’s Austin Rivers trends on social media as Rockets dig 0-2 playoff hole Guard Austin Rivers returned to the Houston Rockets’ lineup on Tuesday night for Game 2 of the team’s NBA playoff series against the Golden State Warriors and quickly made an impact – at least on social media....
13:26, 05/01/2019

Football Four Playoff Projection: Clemson, LSU, Alabama, Oklahoma plus Georgia, Ohio State Football Four Playoff projection: It's Clemson, Alabama -- and also LSU, Oklahoma, Georgia and Ohio State. Shake 'em up, pull 'em from a hat.       ...
06:26, 09/16/2019

Jerry Jones spins Ezekiel Elliott contract drama into playoff chatter Jerry Jones doesn’t appear to be overly concerned about the possibility of Ezekiel Elliott missing the regular season. Addressing his prized running back’s holdout Wednesday, the Cowboys owner is already thinking ahead to the postseason, ...
20:39, 08/28/2019

NASCAR notebook: Johnson weathers collision, sees Playoff position improve Nineteenth wasn't what Jimmie Johnson wanted in his first race with Cliff Daniels as his crew chief, but solid runs in the first two stages of Sunday's GoBowling at The Glen were enough to lift the seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion...
19:00, 08/05/2019

Trail Blazers outlast Nuggets in historic quadruple-overtime playoff thriller Blazers win first quadruple-overtime playoff game since 1953CJ McCollum finishes with game-high 41 points in 60 minutesBucks prevail 123-116 over Celtics to take 2-1 series advantageCJ McCollum matched his career playoff high with 41 points, Rodney H...
09:26, 05/04/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 19 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings feature Merrill Kelly, Reynaldo Lopez as sleepers Hot-hand pitchers like Reynaldo Lopez and Brad Keller are in line for two starts at the right time. Scott White shares some of his favorites sleepers for Week 19....
20:39, 07/26/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 19 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings highlight Merrill Kelly, Reynaldo Lopez as sleepers Hot-hand pitchers like Reynaldo Lopez and Brad Keller are in line for two starts at the right time. Scott White shares some of his favorites sleepers for Week 19....
05:00, 07/29/2019

Fantasy Baseball Midseason Top 25 Prospects: Bo Bichette, Jesus Luzardo may be closer, but Wander Franco holds top spot in rankings Between promotions, injuries, risers and fallers, the prospect landscape has changed a bit in half a season's time. Scott White unveils new rankings, focusing on those who have yet to reach the majors....
21:52, 07/04/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 8 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings identify Brad Peacock, Kyle Gibson as sleepers Week 8 is one where you'll want to be especially active on the waiver wire, according to Scott White, at least as far as your pursuit of two-start pitcher goes....
01:52, 05/13/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 11 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings highlight Wade Miley, Griffin Canning as sleepers While there's no shortage of useful two-start options in Week 11, most of them are owned already. Scott White unearths the few gems who might still be available....
01:00, 06/03/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 21 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings identify Brendan McKay, Alex Wood as sleepers A full week of Coors Field action eliminates a couple two-start sleeper possibilities, but there are a few lefties who meet the need, says our Scott White....
23:00, 08/09/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 11 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings identify Wade Miley, Griffin Canning as sleepers While there's no shortage of useful two-start options in Week 11, most of them are owned already. Scott White unearths the few gems who might still be available....
05:52, 06/01/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 8 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings highlight Brad Peacock, Kyle Gibson as sleepers Week 8 is one where you'll want to be especially active on the waiver wire, according to Scott White, at least as far as your pursuit of two-start pitcher goes....
23:00, 05/10/2019

Patrick Reed finishes strong for victory at FedEx Cup playoff-opening Northern Trust Patrick Reed scored his first victory since winning the 2018 Masters with a one-shot victory in the FedEx Cup playoff-opening Northern Trust.        ...
04:13, 08/13/2019

Young Philadelphia 76ers fan pens heartwarming note to Joel Embiid following playoff ouster Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid was visibly upset after his team narrowly lost in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday....
00:26, 05/17/2019

Martin Truex Jr. wins playoff race at Richmond to continue Joe Gibbs Racing dominance Martin Truex Jr. swept the season's two stops at Richmond to give Joe Gibbs Racing 15 wins in 27 races this year.       ...
10:39, 09/22/2019

Mets Continued Their Playoff Team Cosplay With Ninth-Inning Rally And Walk-Off Win Over Nationals It was always going to be just a matter of time before Roth’s suggestion that the Mets will never lose again would come around and bite him in the ass, and in the top of the fourth of the team’s game against the Nationals on Friday, it certainly look...
20:13, 08/10/2019

Opinion: Roethlisberger, Brees injuries shake up NFL playoff races, force hard look at the future Perhaps it’s not over yet for Drew Brees and Ben Roethlisberger. But one way or another, at the moment the Steelers and Saints are forced to adjust.       ...
07:26, 09/17/2019

Frank Lampard's Derby County clinch last Championship playoff spot with final day win Frank Lampard's Derby County have clinched the fourth and final Championship playoff spot with a 3-1 victory over West Brom on the last day of the season....
17:39, 05/05/2019

Bowl projections: Clemson, Alabama, Oklahoma and Ohio State in College Football Playoff field The first week of the college football season is here. The preseason bowl projections predict the playoff field and the rest of the postseason lineup.       ...
17:39, 08/27/2019

Milwaukee Bucks fan buys Danica Patrick's drink in front of Aaron Rodgers during playoff game Danica Patrick and her Green Bay Packers star boyfriend Aaron Rodgers took in Game 5 between the Milwaukee Bucks and Boston Celtics courtside Wednesday night....
20:26, 05/09/2019

Feuding Ryan Newman, Daniel Suarez set to battle for final NASCAR playoff berths at Brickyard Daniel Suarez and Ryan Newman, who tangled with each other at Darlington, sit tied for the final playoff spot heading into the regular-season finale.       ...
21:26, 09/05/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 25 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings address Trevor Bauer, Jose Berrios concerns and spotlight some sleepers Is a two-start week enough for you to stick with a struggling Trevor Bauer or Jose Berrios? Scott White weighs the alternatives in his two-start rankings for Week 25....
09:00, 09/07/2019

200 essential Marvel photos (plus rankings!) to get you ready for 'Avengers: Endgame' The biggest Marvel superhero throwdown is finally upon us! We've got hundreds of essential photos to get you primed for 'Avengers: Endgame.'        ...
18:26, 04/28/2019

On Tennis: Bianca Andreescu Is Rising in the Tennis Rankings Ahead of Schedule The 18-year-old surprise finalist at Indian Wells is part of a new wave of gifted Canadian teenagers with immigrant families and potential Grand Slam titles in their future....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Pound-for-pound rankings: Naoya Inoue is coming for the top spot ... fast Naoya Inoue accomplished a few things with his latest KO victory: He stopped a legit opponent, won a bantamweight world title and made a big jump in the pound-for-pound rankings. Who completes the top 10?...
17:13, 05/22/2019

As Stipe Miocic moves into pound-for-pound rankings, who falls out? Stipe Miocic regained the UFC heavyweight title to stake his claim on a spot in the men's top 10. To make room, another champion dropped out of the rankings....
00:13, 08/22/2019

Jessica Andrade moves up in ESPN pound-for-pound MMA rankings On the strength of her slam KO to become UFC strawweight champion, Andrade advances from No. 6 to No. 4 in the ESPN pound-for-pound women's MMA top 10....
19:39, 05/14/2019

'It'll be for one year': Anthony Davis' agent, Rich Paul, issues warning to Celtics While everyone is focused on Kevin Durant and how his injury will impact free agency this summer, Anthony Davis is still weighing his options.       ...
01:52, 06/13/2019

Toronto's Fred VanVleet's playoff performance inspired by newborn Running on the adrenaline of a newborn, the competition of the NBA playoffs and little sleep, Toronto's Fred VanVleet all of sudden can’t miss.        ...
14:39, 05/24/2019

Breaking down NASCAR's playoff drivers, from who's in to final clinch scenarios Fourteen drivers have qualified for the 16-driver, 10-race playoffs leaving two berths up for grabs Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.       ...
05:01, 09/05/2019

Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer isn't a fan of Drake's NBA playoff sideline antics Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer was asked about Drake's sideline behavior during the Eastern Conference finals. Budenholzer is not a fan.        ...
13:00, 05/23/2019

Tiger Woods arrives at BMW Championship at Medinah for second playoff event: 'I feel good' Tiger Woods arrived at Medinah Country Club for this week’s BMW Championship, saying he felt better. He withdrew from last week's Northern Trust.       ...
05:13, 08/14/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke laughs as Rockets' mascot ‘bends the knee’ at NBA playoff game “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke got the royal treatment at the showdown between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors in Houston, Tex., on Friday night....
19:39, 05/11/2019

Tiger Woods 'stiff' in pro-am, casts some doubt over outlook for Northern Trust playoff opener Tiger Woods did not hit any full-swing shots over the last nine holes of his practice round at Northern Trust pro-am and later said he felt 'stiff.'        ...
01:00, 08/08/2019

Kyrie Irving hasn’t helped Celtics, and hasn’t helped bettors If Kyrie Irving is going to be a New York Knick or a Brooklyn Net next season, local bettors are hoping he’ll leave the 2018-19 version of himself back in Boston. After getting outclassed by the Milwaukee Bucks again Monday night in a 113-101 home lo...
02:13, 05/09/2019

The End of the Warriors as We Know Them Win or lose against Houston, the Warriors will leave Oakland in a move that is quintessentially California, where reinvention has long been a state of mind and a force of nature....
19:00, 05/10/2019

Would NASCAR's Clint Bowyer wreck another driver to win a playoff race? 'Hell yes!' Clint Bowyer, seeded 15th entering Sunday's Cup Series playoff opener at Las Vegas, said no risk is too big in NASCAR's playoffs.       ...
02:00, 09/14/2019

The Warriors Should Have Been Fucked There’s no such thing as an NBA Finals loss that doesn’t sting, but some of them hurt more than others. The J.R. Smith Disaster was so demoralizing that you knew, even though it happened in Game 1, that the Cavs would never recover. Last night’s Game...
21:13, 06/03/2019

The Raptors Are The Warriors Now Recency bias is a hateful but dominant force in the best-of-seven world, so the clear assumption to be made from Game 4 of the NBA Finals is that Game 6 seems unlikely. The Toronto Raptors are the new Golden State Warriors, and the Golden State Warri...
17:26, 06/08/2019

After the Injuries, What’s Next for the Warriors? On Monday, Kevin Durant ruptured the Achilles’ tendon in his right foot. On Thursday, Klay Thompson tore the anterior crucial ligament in his left knee....
17:13, 06/14/2019

The Warriors dynasty is far from over, with or without KD SportsPulse: The Warriors are set to take on the Raptors in the NBA Finals and Trysta Krick breaks down the (sometimes drama-filled) journey that got them to this point.        ...
21:39, 05/29/2019

Football Four: 'Big boy' football shows contenders, pretenders for College Football Playoff After four weeks, the College Football Playoff contenders are narrowing. This week's Football Four sees Clemson with SEC teams Alabama, LSU, Georgia.       ...
17:00, 09/22/2019

The Rockets Still Believe They Can Beat the Warriors. Are They Right? The most intriguing question in the NBA is whether the Rockets can beat the Warriors. The answer may be in an obscure academic paper written by a future NBA general manager....
21:26, 04/28/2019

Do the Warriors need Kevin Durant? SportsPulse: Yes, Kevin Durant has been an instrumental part in the Warriors last two titles. No, he was never needed for the Warriors dynasty to become a dynasty.        ...
05:00, 05/24/2019

Warriors thank Durant, say they will retire No. 35 Warriors CEO Joe Lacob thanked Kevin Durant in a statement released Monday, saying the All-NBA forward "carried himself with class and dignity both on and off the court."...
07:13, 07/02/2019

Curry's heroics not enough for Warriors Missing two key pillars of their starting lineup, the Golden State Warriors had to turn to two-time MVP Stephen Curry against the Toronto Raptors in Game Three of the NBA Finals in Oakland on Wednesday....
11:52, 06/06/2019

Even If The Warriors Win, Oakland Loses This is the real NBA Finals, the one that transcends Larry O’Brien, Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Doris Burke, Woj, Adam Silver, dynasties, the next Why-The-Lakers-Are-On-Fire tell-all, the works. This is Oakland’s last stand with the team it raised f...
20:00, 05/29/2019

KD disputes idea Warriors are better without him Kevin Durant also addressed the idea that he is not seen as part of the Warriors' collective, saying he knows what he brings and that's what matters....
12:13, 05/25/2019