Bears vs. Giants: Tribune writers make their picks

The Giants' pass defense ranks 18th in the National Football League, allowing 252.3 yards per game through the air. Despite their 3-8 record, the Giants have been competitive in all but two games this season, and they possess star power on offense ... More..

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Ohio State edged out of College Football Playoff
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Ohio State edged out of College Football Playoff

With Oklahoma's win and Georgia's loss, this likely puts the Sooners into the College Football Playoff. The Cotton Bowl and Orange Bowl host this year's national semifinals before the national championship ga...More..

Atlanta through to host MLS Cup
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Atlanta through to host MLS Cup

Despite the 1-0 loss, Atlanta put together one of its best defensive performances of the season as the team recorded 57 clearances with center backs Michael Parkhurst and Leandro Gonzalez Pirez leading the way ...More..

Knicks' Hezonja posterized Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Knicks' Hezonja posterized Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo

Antetokounmpo was not happy about Hezonja's move when he met with reporters after the game. Midway through the first quarter, Hezonja raced down the court and dunked the ball with the Greek Freak chasi...More..

Boxer Adonis Stevenson in critical condition after knockout, promoter says
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Boxer Adonis Stevenson in critical condition after knockout, promoter says

Despite the dominance of Stevenson's run as light heavyweight champion, which included nine title defenses, he was routinely criticized for avoiding big punchers Sergey Kovalev and Eleider Alvarez. It was Steve...More..

Who really won the boxing match between Wilder and Fury?
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Who really won the boxing match between Wilder and Fury?

Fury made a point of questioning one judge's 115-111 award of the contest to Wilder but said he said he would not "scream robbery". Phil Edwards scored it a 113-113 draw, as did The Post. It figured to be a mat...More..

Louis Riddick | SportsCenter: Kareem Hunt's release a result of 'choices people make
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Louis Riddick | SportsCenter: Kareem Hunt's release a result of 'choices people make

The most memorable incident came in 2014, when a video showed former Ravens running back Rice knocking out his then-fiancee in an elevator in an Atlantic City hotel. Although Hunt is now on the Commissioner...More..

by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Liverpool ace Mohamed Salah: We can handle title pressure

How can I know what people make of that? "You can not make anything with these results in the past". "At the moment, we are playing every three days which is good for us because we are in a good shape and goo...More..

Kenneth Omeruo may benefit from Federation Internationale de Football Association loan system overhaul
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Kenneth Omeruo may benefit from Federation Internationale de Football Association loan system overhaul

According to The Times , Football authority has contacted Chelsea to remind them of the change of rule, which it is claimed will have huge implications for the club's business model. Clubs such as Chelsea and ...More..

Euro 2020 draw: England avoid Germany as Southgate's men discover qualification fate
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Euro 2020 draw: England avoid Germany as Southgate's men discover qualification fate

That group also includes Northern Ireland . A further four place will be up for grabs in March 2020, when the UEFA Nations League play-offs will take place, a back-door into the summer showpiece for those ...More..

Raptors win 131-128 against Warriors in overtime
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Raptors win 131-128 against Warriors in overtime

Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard (2) moves past Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Nov. He gets to his spot pretty much any ti...More..

Forrest delighted with Scotland form after brilliant worldwide break
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Forrest delighted with Scotland form after brilliant worldwide break

However, McLeish, whose side will be seeded third for the Euro 2020 draw in Dublin on Sunday week as a result of their triumph over Israel, is eager for Scotland to book their place in their first finals si...More..

Nemanja Matić starts at centre back for Manchester United
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Nemanja Matić starts at centre back for Manchester United

I hope you can interpret it in the right way. "Is Manchester United by its history, by its dimension, bigger than Tottenham? ". Tottenham is an fantastic club but I think everybody would say yes. But, with...More..

River Plate Announce Refusal To Play Copa Libertadores Clash In Madrid
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

River Plate Announce Refusal To Play Copa Libertadores Clash In Madrid

The email states there is a limit to the number of the tickets, which, according to Real Madrid , was agreed with Copa Libertadores organiser Conmebol . "It's incomprehensible that the most important matc...More..

Archer now eligible to play for England in March 2019
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Archer now eligible to play for England in March 2019

The Rajasthan Royals paid 72 million Indian rupees ($1.4 million) for him after a fierce bidding war in last January's Indian Premier League Twenty20 auction, and he has played for the Hobart Hurricanes in ...More..

Smith holds Round 2 lead at Australian PGA
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Smith holds Round 2 lead at Australian PGA

Leishman and Smith played together at the World Cup of Golf team event last week in Melbourne, where they finished tied for second behind winning Belgium. "When you intend to hit a shot and you don't hit it it'...More..

Nationals could be factor in Patrick Corbin sweepstakes
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Nationals could be factor in Patrick Corbin sweepstakes

Maybe not. It's hard to imagine Corbin turning down a competitive offer from NY, though, especially since he's admitted in the past that he grew up a Yankees fan and would welcome the opportunity to pitch f...More..

by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Kohli focused on cricket, not confrontations, in Australia

Most times in both series it was about losing a session which hurt India badly and Kohli insisted that was something India could ill-afford going into the Test series against Australia. Umesh Yadav, who was s...More..

Newcastle vs. West Ham live stream
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Newcastle vs. West Ham live stream

Rafa Benitez defended Ayoze Perez after Newcastle United's home defeat to West Ham United . Marko Arnautovic and Felipe Anderson will lead the attack for Manuel Pellegrini's team. Now eight goals back of ma...More..

by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Manchester United lack mad dogs with spirit - Jose Mourinho

Immediately after the game, Mourinho cited United's lack of "mad dogs" as the reason for their second successive draw in the Premier League , but thought one player brought a particular bite to their perform...More..

Four words that made Anthony Mundine snap
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Four words that made Anthony Mundine snap

I'll know when it's time to come forward. "I guess he's just on edge more than normal". "I'm like a caged tiger, I'm ready to kill, it's kill or be killed". One thing that is certain, according to Mundine S...More..

Callum Hudson-Odoi refuses to sign new deal as he considers exit
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Callum Hudson-Odoi refuses to sign new deal as he considers exit

While some pondered on how hard life at the Bridge has become for the 27-year-old, the prospect of Hudson-Odoi becoming the long-term successor to the Nigeria brings a little respite to Blues downside the Atlan...More..

Real Madrid player ratings vs Roma: Bale suddenly turns up
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Real Madrid player ratings vs Roma: Bale suddenly turns up

Saturday was his first match as the full-time manager of the club and it could not have gone any worse. Away victory over as Roma , real Madrid brought the shock period in the beginning of the second half ...More..

Dubai Sevens scores, results: follow Saturday’s quarter-finals
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Dubai Sevens scores, results: follow Saturday’s quarter-finals

The Black Ferns Sevens beat Kenya 34-7, Russian Federation 29-12 and then despite having two players sin-binned, they beat Ireland 24-17. But the African champions will take some solace from improved perfor...More..

Manchester City starlets at risk with new Federation Internationale de Football Association loan proposal - Pep Guardiola
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Manchester City starlets at risk with new Federation Internationale de Football Association loan proposal - Pep Guardiola

Manchester City have confirmed their starting line-up and substitutes to play host to Eddie Howe's Bournemouth outfit in a Premier League game at the Etihad Stadium this afternoon. "It is hard to persuade th...More..

Cowboys-Saints Has Biggest Thursday Night Football Rating In History
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Cowboys-Saints Has Biggest Thursday Night Football Rating In History

Despite possessing one of the most dynamic and dominant offenses in the National Football League, led by 39-year-old quarterback Drew Brees , the Saints were stymied by a talented Dallas Cowboys defense at...More..

Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder: The key fights
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Tyson Fury v Deontay Wilder: The key fights

Things further escalated when the undefeated fighters placed their hands on each other and needed to be separated. Wilder and Fury were facing off in Los Angeles before the press, and when the trash-talking g...More..

Cameroon won’t host 2019 African cup of nations tourney - CAF
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Cameroon won’t host 2019 African cup of nations tourney - CAF

According to Caf president Ahmad Ahmad, the football body will work to "determine a new organizing country by the end of the year". It can be recalled that in October, the newly-elected CAF President Ahmad ...More..

Damning new video shows Kareem Hunt attacking woman, kicking her on ground
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Damning new video shows Kareem Hunt attacking woman, kicking her on ground

The woman hits him in the face before Hunt starts to act even more belligerent. According to that Cleveland newspaper report, a friend who was with Hunt said the two women stayed out in the hallway for about ...More..

Ex-Springbok Naka Drotské shot three times as he rugby tackled burglars
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Ex-Springbok Naka Drotské shot three times as he rugby tackled burglars

Harold Verster, the chief executive of the Cheetahs, the former provincial team of Drotske and du Randt, told News24 he spoke with du Randt. "I had a chat with Os this morning". Du Randt was not injured. He...More..