American Sports News for 27 Dec 2017
We talked to a few ballers who took their talents overseas to find out what it's really like to be a star outside the United States.
The world's finest figure skaters will descend on San Jose, California, in the coming days for the United States Figure Skating Championships. The event is the culmination of months of graft for the... competitors, although it's potentially the start of an exciting spell. Performances at the SAP Center will count towards qualification for the 2018 Winter Olympics to be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea, in February. It means it'll be make or break for many in action in San Jose. Here's a look at the full broadcast schedule for the event and a preview of what to expect from the Championships. Schedule Wednesday, January 3 - Ladies' Short - NBCSN Thursday, January 4 - Pairs' Short - NBCSN Thursday, January 4 - Men's Short - NBCSN Friday, January 5 - Short Dance - NBCSN Friday, January 5 -...
American Airlines has apologized to two black professional basketball players who were kicked off a plane in Dallas after a flight attendant accused them of stealing blankets.
The Browns made the rash decision to pull the plug on their front office after less than two seasons. Now, they should let the new GM make the call on whether or not to keep Hue Jackson and his... staff--and after watching how DeShone Kizer and others were misused throughout 2017, it likely wouldn't be a difficult decision
The Redskins quarterbacks' desire to avoid a losing season sheds light into his plans. We look at organizations that might oblige him -- if he's free.
A post shared by New York Knicks (@nyknicks) on Dec 25, 2017 at 5:39pm PST The Knicks are 17-16 this season, and still playing without Tim Hardaway Jr., who at 17.8 ppg (42.0% FG) is the team’s... second leading scorer behind Kristaps Porzingis (24.6 ppg, 44.8% FG). Solid play so far. But a serious
Roger Goodell & Co. flipped the script on the "No Fun League" narrative, successfully walling off an obvious and self-inflicted source of criticism.
I showed my latest mock draft to evaluators and decision-makers around the league, and the feedback was eye-opening: A little-known edge rusher rising to the top half of Round 1, an O-line prospect... being put in a class with All-Pros, surprise candidates to be the first corner and first linebacker off the board, and more scouts coming around on Baker Mayfield
With Kawhi Leonard looking better and better and all of his teammates together again, San Antonio could be ready to take off.
"You're an ass if you don't give it. Pretty simple." The post Gregg Popovich Says He Gives To Charity ‘Because We're Rich As Hell’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Miami Heat's Wayne Ellington speaks to media after win over Orlando Magic on Dec. 26, 2017. Video by Manny Navarro. …
The United States began its world junior championship title defense with a 9-0 rout over Denmark.
Will Floyd Mayweather return to boxing? One man who would know the answer as well as anyone has his doubts.
Jim Reid said he felt torn. Charlie Callinan admitted he couldn't wait. And though their initial reactions to finding out their Boston College football team was playing Iowa in Wednesday's Pinstripe... Bowl at Yankee Stadium varied, by late last week all parties involved were looking forward to a chance to end their season with a...
CC Sabathia is officially a Yankee again, with the team announcing the signing of the 37-year-old lefty to a one-year deal on Tuesday. The finishing touches on the rotation Sabathia will be a part of... are still to be determined, with the Yankees continuing to look into the trade market for another arm. Since the...
He can help the Patriots, but his impact might be being overblown because of the teams involved.
Phoenix guard Devin Booker, out for the past nine games after suffering an adductor strain, is in the starting lineup for Tuesday's home game against Memphis.
James Harden will wear "Free Meek" sneakers Thursday when the Rockets take on the Celtics in Boston.
Chay Vang is charged with with two felony counts of first-degree recklessly endangering safety and five misdemeanor counts of damage to property after he rammed other vehicles at Lambeau Field in... Green Bay last week.
The 22-year-old winger has joined the Liga MX side after five seasons in MLS
It’s a tough job designing fight posters that tell the story in one image. MMAjunkie turned to a professional artist for some analysis.
Kane passed the mark for most Premier League goals in a calendar year with his 37th goal, and also ensured having the most international and club goals combined in 2017.
The number of Europeans in the United States Hockey League is rising because of its path to opportunities in both the N.H.L. and the N.C.A.A.
Harrison, 39, had seen his playing time in Pittsburgh decrease significantly this season.
In the round-up: Hamilton apologises for comments to nephew on social media • Red Bull aiming to agree new Ricciardo deal early next year