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College basketball panel says ban cheats, end 1-and-done

Wednesday  15:52,   25 april 2018
Associated Press

A panel tasked with reforming college basketball says the NCAA should work to end the one-and-done era and punish coaches and programs that cheat more harshly. The independent commission, led by former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice,[...]

Liverpool fan fighting for his life after assault by Roma fans

Wednesday  13:26,   25 april 2018
AFP

A Liverpool fan was fighting for his life on Wednesday after suffering a serious head injury in a "vile" assault by Roma fans before the club's Champions League semi-final first-leg clash with the Italian club. The man is being treated [...]

Angels' Shohei Ohtani gives Astros a glance at his gleaming potential

Wednesday  12:55,   25 april 2018
Houston Chronicle

The Astros' introduction to Shohei Ohtani provided the glimpses of brilliance that make him so ballyhooed mixed with the erraticism and exuberance that validated one man's claim.The Astros' introduction to Shohei Ohtani provided the glimpses [...]

WATCH: Shohei Ohtani throws fastest pitch by starter this season, nearly 101 MPH

Wednesday  12:30,   25 april 2018
The Sports Post

The superlatives we can use to describe Los Angeles Angels rookie Shohei Ohtani continue to multiply. He’s already done stuff this season that MLB hasn’t seen in a century, and on Tuesday night he once again showed he’s in a class all by[...]

Durant, Green lead Warriors past Spurs into second round

Wednesday  12:06,   25 april 2018
Associated Press

Durant, Green lead Warriors past Spurs into second roundBOX SCORE:  WARRIORS 99, SPURS[...]

Steve Kerr encourages Manu Ginobili to keep playing in an emotional postgame embrace

Wednesday  11:56,   25 april 2018
WarriorsWire

Steve Kerr and Manu Ginobili share an emotional moment after the Warriors beat the Spurs in[...]

NBA playoffs 2018: Three takeaways from Celtics' Game 5 win over Bucks

Wednesday  08:15,   25 april 2018
Sporting News

The Celtics remained unbeaten at home in the playoffs with a 92-87 win over the Bucks to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round series. Al Horford led the way with a double-double of 22 points and 14 rebounds. Terry Rozier provided a spark at point [...]

Saquon Barkley becomes father days before NFL Draft

Wednesday  08:05,   25 april 2018
The Sports Post

Saquon Barkley is going through two major life-changing experiences in the span of three days. On Tuesday, Barkley announced that he had become a father. He shared a photo on Instagram of himself holding his baby[...]

On Basketball: And now, Wade decides if this was the end

Wednesday  07:51,   25 april 2018
Associated Press

Dwyane Wade's first NBA game was in Philadelphia.His last NBA game may have been there as well.Retirement is a very — very — real option for Wade, who has been not-so-quietly saying for weeks that he isn't sure if he'll be back next[...]

Three takeaways from 76ers' closeout over Heat

Wednesday  07:50,   25 april 2018
Sporting News

The 76ers advanced to the Eastern Conference semifinals thanks to a 104-91 win over the Heat on Tuesday night.The 76ers are through to the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs for the first time since 2012 after a 104-91 win over the Heat [...]

Trout hits 10th HR, Ohtani shaky, Angels beat Astros 8-7

Wednesday  07:50,   25 april 2018
Associated Press

Mike Trout hit his major league-leading 10th homer and the Los Angeles Angels overcame another shaky start by Shohei Ohtani to beat the Houston Astros 8-7 Tuesday night, tying a team record with their 11th straight road win. Andrelton Simmons[...]

Matt Harvey’s first appearance out of the bullpen was not great

Wednesday  07:15,   25 april 2018
NBC Sports

Matt Harvey's struggles continued in his new role as a reliever, appearing out of the 'pen for the first time this season on Tuesday.Harvey entered in the top of the fifth inning Tuesday night against the Cardinals. He gave up a run on[...]

Sixers passed their first test with relative ease

Wednesday  07:05,   25 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

The Sixers weren’t supposed to happen this fast, or at least make it look this easy. Here we are. Given how hot the Sixers had been burning on their way to the playoffs, a gentleman’s sweep didn’t seem out of the question. Nothing about[...]

Moos tells AP his jab at Meyer, Harbaugh 'tongue in cheek'

Wednesday  06:35,   25 april 2018
Associated Press

Nebraska athletic director Bill Moos said Tuesday night his comment about coaches Urban Meyer of Ohio State and Jim Harbaugh of Michigan ''running a little bit scared'' following coach Scott Frost's arrival in Lincoln was[...]

The Philadelphia 76ers are going to win the Eastern Conference

Wednesday  06:30,   25 april 2018
The Sports Post

LeBron James has owned the Eastern Conference for so long that fans have forgotten what another great team in his path could even look like. With his Cleveland Cavaliers floundering, the common take has been simple: the Eastern Conference is wide[...]