James poured in 21 points in the Cavaliers' win over the Heat before Fitzgerald slapped him with two technical fouls and ejected him with 1:59 left in the third quarter and the Cavs leading by 23. In his illustrious 15-year National Basketball Association career, there was one thing LeBron James had never done: get ejected from a game. James nearly posted a triple-double in the first half Tuesday, scoring 16 points with 10 rebounds and six assists.
Last season, the Nittany Lions set school records for total offense (6,056 yards) and passing yards (3,650) and tied the mark for points scored (526). Moorhead came to Penn State after spending four seasons as head coach at Fordham. He reportedly interviewed for head coaching jobs at Purdue, Minnesota and Florida Atlantic University a year ago.
Yahoo sports reporter Pete Thamel tweeted Tuesday that Gundy and UT athletic director John Currie would be a unusual mix. Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy has reportedly turned down the Tennessee head coaching job. Gundy's current salary is $4.2 million according to the USA Today coaches' database , and some reports on Tuesday indicated UT would be willing to pay him more than $8 million per year.
By lunchtime, Kubica had completed almost 60 laps, with Kimi Räikkönen top using Pirelli's new hyper-soft compound at 1min37.768sec. The Brazilian, who drives for the Grove-based Williams team, is retiring from the sport after a 15-year career.
The Bears' front office likely did their homework on the young quarterback, but the coaching staff won't have a ton of tape to prepare for him. Head Coach Kyle Shanahan met with the quarterbacks on Tuesday and told them Garoppolo will start on Sunday.
Conor McGregor has cut a pretty quiet figure in recent times as far as actual fighting in concerned. "Right now, with him it's not about defend or vacate". While you're here, check out the latest episode of #SportsJOElive where we had former UFC Flyweight Paddy Holohan alongside Irish rugby stars Mike McCarthy and Chris Henry in the studio! The UFC have confirmed the line-up for their year-ending events in Las Vegas, and it doesn't include Conor McGregor .
Josh Gordon was one of the most productive wide receivers in the National Football League from 2012 to 2014. Sports Illustrated's MMQB published a tell-all of sorts Tuesday which included an extended interview with Gordon before he returns.
Not only that, seeing the Patriots and Steelers not get what they want is an added bonus. "(Monday) when we evaluate it, when we get into the evaluation phase of it in terms of working to get better for our next opportunity, obviously we did things that made it hard to win.
The righty will be a key component in the Rangers' 2018 rotation that is sorely in need of some more reliable starting options. The 33-year-old right-hander will likely be a fourth or fifth starter in Texas, under the strong assumption that the Rangers aren't done adding pitching.
Then during the year, there was a constant back-and-forth between Elliott and the league where he was trying to prove there was no fundamental fairness to his six-game suspension. Dallas, playing its 50th Thanksgiving game, finally ended a touchdown drought at a team-record 10 quarters on Rod Smith's 2-yard run early in the fourth quarter.
And their opponent likely would be Alabama, Georgia or Wisconsin, with an outside chance of two-loss Penn State and an even smaller chance of Auburn or Ohio State. If Florida State wins, they will be the 10th ACC team to become bowl eligible. And if Ohio State beats Wisconsin and Auburn beats Georgia, the highest-ranked non-playoff team from those conferences would probably be a toss-up among Georgia, Wisconsin and Alabama.
According to the report, Gordon attempted to get his security deposit back, but the apartment manager claimed he didn't have access to the money. The man reportedly handed some money to Gordon out of fear, after which the National Basketball Association player left.
Vols' athletic director John Currie is ready to make a hire with the early signing day (Dec. 20) closing in, on the heels of Sunday's embarrassing catch-and-release fiasco with Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano. "Tennessee, meanwhile, has a 53-50 record since Phillip Fulmer stepped down as the Volunteers" head coach in 2008. A former quarterback at Oklahoma State, Gundy has been at his alma mater for 18 years, the last 13 as head coach.
Chelsea signed Alvaro Morata in the summer from Real Madrid in a club-record deal. The Blues have been given the chance to snap up the former AC Milan man when the window reopens in the New Year. Dutch coach Peter Bosz , formerly of Ajax, is rumoured to have a single match to save his job ahead of Saturday's clash at Bayer Leverkusen. While frequently acting unexpectedly, it does not affect the performance of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in the pitch.
Eagles boss Roy Hodgson has admitted that Chelsea do have the option to recall Loftus-Cheek should they wish, something they did last January with defender Nathan Ake after his brilliant start to the season with Bournemouth . I try to protect my team and my players'. "It's not easy to leave (out) great players to rest, but I have to do this". The 26-year-old often dropped into midfield to control possession and Conte feels his flexibility brings new dimension to the team.
OECD Chief Economist Catherine Mann said the higher forecast was due to a softening of Britain's push to cuts its budget deficit, which was announced in a budget plan last week, and to a growing likelihood of a transition Brexit deal. In its biannual Economic Outlook, the OECD said the global economy will grow 3.6 percent this year, which is faster than the 3.5 percent projected in September.
Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen . Due to the overwhelming demand and large numbers of fans who were unable to secure tickets for the initial part of run, which is scheduled to end February 3, there will be no additional registration for the four-month extension, giving a fresh shot to those who previously registered but were unsuccessful at obtaining tickets.
Valencia have been simply outstanding this season. With Gerard Pique suspended for the contest and Javier Mascherano injured, Vermaelen has been given just his second start of the campaign alongside Samuel Umtiti, with his only previous start coming in the Copa del Rey against third-tier side Real Murcia in October.
Gary Cahill and Jordan Henderson dish out their post-match thoughts after Chelsea nicked a point at Liverpool . There is a good link with Alvaro and for me also it's a great opportunity to play with two different systems. I get a lot of fouls, a lot on my ankle. Sometimes I'm feeling a lot. However, Hazard reveals that he doesn't give 100% in training sessions because he wants to recover from the bruises he gets.
Kansas City coach Andy Reid said he didn't consider putting Mahomes in the game on Sunday and wouldn't make a change at quarterback for next Sunday's game on the road against the Jets. The Bills had allowed a total of 101 points in their previous two games, but the Chiefs managed just a field goal in the first half and a touchdown in the second.
The two other names on the shortlist... A compromise deal of two years, with a large bonus for survival, was one option being discussed. The club clearly had no plan after sacking Koeman, while it quickly became evident that the Dutchman's temporary replacement, caretaker David Unsworth, was way out of his depth.
What we wanted to do was provide a fresh energy to the sport, and I think have a lot of plans for the future and a lot of things we want to do. The "Flying 1" has become one of the most iconic and recognisable trademarks in sport. In the 25-minute conference, spearheaded by F1's managing director Sean Bratches - part of the new triumvirate which replaced Ecclestone - and new marketing director Ellie Norman , the word "digital" was said ten times, while the word "brand" hit 24 mentions.
Yet Unsworth, who has repeatedly said he wants the job while overseeing team affairs on a temporary basis, said he still did not know who that appointment would be. Everton take on West Ham in midweek, with both sides desperately in need of a win. We need that to happen fairly quickly. "I want what's best for the club and I hope the players do too".
On the eve of rivalry week, the top four teams were respectively: University of Alabama Crimson Tide , University of Miami Hurricanes, Clemson University Tigers and Oklahoma University Sooners. This game ending in a blowout fashion like the one two weeks ago would be shocking. Speaks was a key cog in Ole Miss' defensive effort, recording 12 tackles (1.5 for a loss), one sack and posting a fumble recovery.
Hazard has registered six goals and three assists in his last eight matches for Chelsea but occasionally looked isolated alongside Alvaro Morata in a 3-5-2 formation at Anfield. Such a scenario means Conte is unlikely to be satisfied by the fact that Chelsea have already qualified for the next phase of the competition. 'They have to make sure they stay close enough to Man City because it won't be complacency that costs this Man City team, but it could be pressure as it builds through ...
However, sculptor Jose Antonio Navarro Arteaga has been praised for his effort. He begged him to do a "nice" version of Cristiano, aged 32, after seeing the sculpture at Madeira's global airport. The only criticism of the new statue is that it makes the attacker look better than he does in real life, which can't be a bad thing for its creator.
The Texans fell to 4-7. But Detroit is playing significantly better football than Houston right now, and the Texans had the Ravens on the ropes Monday night. The next two plays were Flacco incompletions. The Ravens were their own worst enemies on the drive as they gave the Texans 39 yards on three penalties.
Fit-again Adam Lallana made his first appearance of the season as a substitute too, while Emre Can missed out through injury. Hard in another way. "After the game I told the coach it was easier if you told Mo to come in because he was close to you".
I still remember I watched the Champions League final in 1999 on the television. 'There's a new manager and he couldn't meet me yet, first I have to win a place at Manchester United '. The win means United have closed the gap on league leaders Manchester City to five points - who travel to Huddersfield on Sunday - and have now won all 10 games they've played at home so far this season.
He has played in two games for the team despite his "shoulder injury". Bennett was claimed off waivers and awarded to New England from Green Bay on November 9. If Bennett was actually serious about retirement, it's possible he's played his last game in the NFL. Instead, he managed to contribute to the team's passing offense with six receptions for 53 yards.
He said he's working to get "as healthy as I can be", and doing everything he can to get back on the field after sustaining a shoulder injury in the fourth quarter of Saturday's 26-14 win over Alabama. "I figured we had the game in control, so no need to try to push it", Johnson said. "I've been through injuries in my time here. That just shows that I've done right by myself, I've done right by this university since I've been here".
Gas prices are holding steady this week in Rhode Island. That brings the Houston-area average for a gallon of regular unleaded down to $2.18 and the nationwide cost to $2.49, according to GasBuddy, which tracks fuel pricing throughout the U.S.
James and Fizdale worked together during James' time with the Miami Heat where Fizdale was an assistant under Erik Spoelstra. After jumping out to a 5-1 start this season, the Grizzlies have lost 11 of their last 13 games, including Sunday's reverse to the Brooklyn Nets .
As the host of the tournament, he is eligible to receive a special exemption that is given to just the host. He was not concerned about swinging hard and going at it with the driver. 1 Dustin Johnson, and the eight-time PGA Tour victor and current Fox Sports analyst Brad Faxon . Fused back or not, no-one wants to see this great player needlessly banging his head against a brick wall if he is no longer physically capable of playing 72 holes in the heat of battle.
Pochettino has previously suggested that he was not in a rush to get Lamela into the first-team picture, but the Argentine has said that his compatriot could have a part to play in Tuesday's Premier League clash at Leicester City . Tottenham's title challenge has been derailed by a disappointing run that has included only one win in their last four Premier League matches. "It was nice to see Marc Albrighton score because it proves that we have scorers in all areas of the team which is a ...
Alexis Sanchez slotted home a penalty in second-half stoppage time after Aaron Ramsey was brought down by Clarets defender James Tarkowski . There has been widespread speculation surrounding the futures of 28-year-old Sanchez and 29-year-old Ozil for more than a year now, and Arsene Wenger has finally accepted that there is little chance of either putting pen to paper on a new deal at the Emirates.
The Seahawks lack of a ground game has forced head coach Pete Carroll to trust in Russell Wilson more and more as the season has progressed. But Beathard's go-to option has been his running backs on swing passes. Wilson had seven carries for 25 yards. Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham: A 1-yard touchdown catch was enough to overshadow an earlier drop and other ineffective action.
The Rams bounced back from last week's defeat at Minnesota to reassert themselves as a playoff contender. It's only fitting that such a monumental win would come at the expense of the hottest team in the NFC , and even if the Saints were without a few of their best players, so too were the Rams.
Manager Jose Mourinho will be hoping that his side put on a much better showing against the Hornets and keep pace with the Premier League leaders, Manchester City . Watford have lost 12 of their last 13 games against Manchester United in all competitions, winning the other in the Premier League in this exact fixture last season (3-1).
Austria's Bernadette Schild finished third in 1:43.58, a distant 2.67 seconds back. Shiffrin, the Burke Mountain Academy grad, opened up a 0.89-second advantage in the first run and then blew the doors off the competition in the second to win by 1.64 seconds over Slovakia's Petra Vlhova - victor of the season-opening slalom in Levi, Finland earlier this month - in second.
Despite his lack of goals, United chief Jose Mourinho has refused to place any of the blame on Lukaku. "The way Romelu wins the corner for the goal, the way Romelu ends the game-making tackles in the left-back position - that is the mentality I want".
He's obviously a part of what we do, and we haven't had him for a while. Olsen said the move was more precautionary than anything else. "That's why I think a little at a time is something we really have to think about". "I had a good week". "It just got a little sore". We just feel good about getting him back, especially going into this final stretch of the season. They are an undisciplined group of players who have played better than they have had any right to play this year.
Sunday's drab goalless draw with Torino proved to be the death knell for Montella, who leaves the Rossoneri languishing down in eighth place, already some 18 points behind Serie A leaders Napoli with just 14 games played. Gattuso was previously manager of the club's youth team and FC Sion at Switzerland. However, the Italian - who won a Serie A title and the Champions League twice in his previous eight-year spell at the club - has previously announced his intention to take the rest ...
Dhoni is in the Valley for the past several days on the Army's invitation. He interacted with the youth squad of the cricketers from the valley and provided some tactful insights of his journey from a small town to be one of the most successful captains of Indian Cricket Team.
Electric All Blacks playmaker Beauden Barrett has collected back-to-back awards in being named World Rugby's player of the year. An impressive four awards went to women this year, three of which ensured Kiwis won every women's category prize, which an overjoyed former Black Ferns captain Dr.
The victor of Friday's match between Kansas (22-7) and Missouri (20-11) faces the victor of Wichita State (28-3) vs. Redford (25-4) in Saturday's 7 p.m. The victor of Saturday's match in the Omaha sub-regional will head to State College, Penn. for third-round and quarterfinal matches on December 8-9.
While his team-mates were gasping at what they thought was another near-miss, the wicketkeeper recalled to the side for his quicksilver glovework was imploring the square-leg umpire, Aleem Dar, to check for the stumping. But Moeen refused to complain about his stumping, adding: "I felt I was alright, but the replay looked tight. I was over straight away". For all the hype around Australia's pace attack - much of it justified - arguably the most consistently threatening bowler at the Gabba ...
As the curtain falls on the 2017 Formula 1 season with the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix this weekend, hype is already building for what's to come in 2018 - and F1 bosses have stoked the fire with the release of an all-new logo. "I mean the new one, I don't think is as iconic but maybe it will grow on us" ( ESPN.com, 11/26 ). Sebastian Vettel agreed. "I liked the old one better", Vettel said.
McFadden can be claimed by any team and reportedly plans on continuing to play should he land a job with another team. McFadden has been inactive the past two games, despite the fact that? McFadden has been active once this season. Alfred Morris was the lead back for the first three games of Elliott's six-game suspension over alleged domestic violence. Throughout the offseason program and into training camp, McFadden took the backup snaps to Elliott, who was facing potential discipline ...
No matter how you want to phrase it the Raiders needed to get Ken Norton Jr . out of Silver & Black. With a 2nd-and-goal from Oakland's one-yard line, Paxton was picked-off in the end zone, turning a potential Broncos touchdown instead into Raiders ball, which they ended up taking for a touchdown of their own.