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Brett Brown hails 'exceptional' Ben Simmons after 76ers debut

Thursday  08:15,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

Brett Brown believes Ben Simmons has the world at his feet after posting 18 points and 10 rebounds in his first NBA game.Simmons marked his long-awaited debut with a double-double in Wednesday's 120-115 loss at the[...]

Brett Brown hails 'exceptional' Ben Simmons after 76ers debut

Thursday  08:15,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

Brett Brown believes Ben Simmons has the world at his feet after posting 18 points and 10 rebounds in his first NBA game.Simmons marked his long-awaited debut with a double-double in Wednesday's 120-115 loss at the[...]

MLB playoffs: Three takeaways from Cubs' series-saving win over Dodgers

Thursday  08:10,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

Javier Baez's bat perked up to help save Cubs' season.Entering the game down 3-0 in the NL Championship Series, the Cubs had to apply some magic from last year's World Series-winning run. The offense perked up just enough to get that[...]

NBA wrap: Timberwolves, 76ers fall in anticipated debuts

Thursday  08:10,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

Many in the NBA thought power would shift hands this season, but several perennial playoff contenders still look strong.As good as those additions may make those teams, they did not help them beat last year playoff teams in the Spurs, Wizards and[...]

MLB playoffs: Joe Girardi calls Masahiro Tanaka 'special' after Game 5 masterpiece

Thursday  07:20,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

Tanaka spun seven shutout in a Game 5 shutout over the Astros."He was special again," Yankees manager Joe Girardi said after the game. "You look at his three starts in the playoffs, they've been special. He wins the one game 1-0, I believe, the[...]

MLB playoffs: Cubs' Joe Maddon ejected after umpires reverse controversial foul-tip call

Thursday  07:20,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

Cubs manager Joe Maddon was ejected for the second time in the NL Championship Series Wednesday after umpires reversed a foul-tip call in the top of the eighth inning. Dodgers slugger Curtis Granderson was at the plate with L.A. trailing by one run [...]

MLB playoffs: Yankees, one win from World Series, hope to break ALCS trend in Houston

Thursday  05:55,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

The job's not done yet, and the Yankees know they face a tough task in finishing out the ALCS in Houston. But they have some ideas on how to do it.That's because the Yankees — 1-4 in the playoffs on the road — have to become road warriors to[...]

Man United risk losing identity under Mourinho – Bellamy

Thursday  05:35,   19 october 2017
Goal.com

Craig Bellamy believes Manchester United will only tolerate Jose Mourinho's approach for a certain period in their pursuit of glory.Mourinho replaced Louis van Gaal last season and guided United to Europa League and EFL Cup glory but the[...]

Man United risk losing identity under Mourinho – Bellamy

Thursday  05:35,   19 october 2017
Goal.com

Craig Bellamy believes Manchester United will only tolerate Jose Mourinho's approach for a certain period in their pursuit of glory.Mourinho replaced Louis van Gaal last season and guided United to Europa League and EFL Cup glory but the[...]

Chelsea snatch draw as Man Utd edge Benfica

Thursday  05:31,   19 october 2017
AFP

Chelsea were grateful to Eden Hazard for grabbing a 3-3 draw in a Champions League thriller against Roma on Wednesday, while Manchester United, Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Juventus all won. Hazard headed in his second goal of[...]

Chelsea snatch draw as Man Utd edge Benfica

Thursday  05:31,   19 october 2017
AFP

Chelsea were grateful to Eden Hazard for grabbing a 3-3 draw in a Champions League thriller against Roma on Wednesday, while Manchester United, Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Juventus all won. Hazard headed in his second goal of[...]

'Man Utd are more than titles' - Bellamy afraid of lost identity under Mourinho

Thursday  05:31,   19 october 2017
Goal.com

The former Man City forward believes there is an identity that may be lost under the Portuguese managerManchester United risk losing their identity under manager Jose Mourinho, according to former Liverpool and Manchester City forward Craig[...]

'Man Utd are more than titles' - Bellamy afraid of lost identity under Mourinho

Thursday  05:30,   19 october 2017
Goal.com

The former Man City forward believes there is an identity that may be lost under the Portuguese managerManchester United risk losing their identity under manager Jose Mourinho, according to former Liverpool and Manchester City forward Craig[...]

SPM: Hinchcliffe and Wickens together in 2018

Thursday  05:30,   19 october 2017
Read Sport

After months of speculation and telling reporters that he’s interviewing ‘a multitude of drivers’, Sam Schmidt, owner of Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has confirmed James Hinchcliffe and Robert Wickens for 2018. The move was expected within SPM.[...]

Leafs star Matthews scores seeing-eye goal against Red Wings

Thursday  05:30,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

The young forward got in on a high-scoring game with an impressive snipe in the first period.Matthews has already scored many impressive goals in his young career, and he added to the list in the first period against the Red[...]