NFL teams seeking playoff berth, let Giants’ loss be lesson

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NFL teams seeking playoff berth, let Giants’ loss be lesson (Dec 23, 2016)
The New York Giants have given teams chasing playoff berths a fresh reminder to take nobody for granted, especially division rivals.

Edwin Encarnacion and the Indians are an absolutely perfect fit

SB Nation
The Indians needed a slugger, and Edwin Encarnacion needed a home. Here you go, then. by Grant Brisbee@mccoveychron Dec 23, 2016, 7:00am EST.

Pat Riley: Shaquille O’Neal’s time with Heat ‘changed our franchise’

Shaquille O’Neal gets a surprise from his mother as she drives into AmericanAirlines Arena in a “Diesel Power” truck prior to his jersey retirement in Miami.

Jay Williams: My advice to Grayson Allen

Duke alum Jay Williams recounts a conversation with Grayson Allen during Duke Fantasy Camp, when Allen seemed to be on the path to change.

UNC again faces NCAA extra-benefits charge in academic case

The NCAA has issued yet another amended notice of allegations stemming from the academic scandal at the University of North Carolina, and the new charge could lead to serious consequences for the men’s basketball team.

After Spending One Half as Warriors’ Equals, Nets Return to Reality

New York Times
The Warriors’ Kevin Durant, right, driving past the Nets’ Justin Hamilton on Thursday at Barclays Center. Credit Earl Wilson/The New York Times.

George Karl pulls no punches in memoir with criticism of Carmelo Anthony
George Karl’s tenure with the Sacramento Kings wastumultuous as he clashed with DeMarcus Cousins and management. Sacramento moved on from Karl this past offseason and he used the time to finish a memoir, phenomenally titled “Furious George.

Spring league aims to develop NFL free agents

The NFL on Thursday notified its 32 teams of a spring development league that will operate in April 2017 and will work with NFL veterans who do not have contracts.

Superstars mesh: Curry, Durant thriving as new teammates (Dec 23, 2016)
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) As shootaround wrapped up one morning last weekend, once Stephen Curry had concluded his methodical session flicking jumpers from every spot on the same practice court he always uses, Kevin Durant took a pass from the MVP’s …

Clippers bench leads them past Spurs 106-101 (Dec 23, 2016)
LOS ANGELES (AP) The Los Angeles Clippers were already down one big star against San Antonio on Thursday night when another one got hurt late in the third quarter.

Idaho outscores Colorado State 61-50 in Potato Bowl (Dec 23, 2016)
BOISE, Idaho (AP) Idaho quarterback Matt Linehan made a strong statement with his play on the field Thursday night in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.

Dana White says the Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor fight might never happen

Yahoo Sports
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White has admitted that the much- anticipated fight between the promotions star Conor McGregor and boxing legend Floyd Mayweather might never take place; adding that if they ever fought, it would be …

Cris Cyborg issues statement on banned substance that resulted in positive drug test
Cris “Cyborg” Justino has issued a lengthy statement regarding her positive drug test that was flagged by USADA as a potential doping violation on Thursday.

It cost Odell Beckham Jr. $18000 to wear cleats that honored Craig Sager

Baltimore Sun
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham walks on the field during the first half against the Lions on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J.. New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham walks on the field during the first half against the

Texans look to Savage on Saturday against Bengals (Dec 23, 2016)
HOUSTON (AP) Houston’s $72 million man Brock Osweiler is staying on the bench and the Texans are counting on Tom Savage to help them to their second straight AFC South title on Saturday night against the Bengals.

Kyrie Irving is still good, but not keeping pace with NBA’s elite guards

Kyrie Irving has a championship ring, but has not maintained the trajectory of fellow elite guards. EPA/Larry W. Smith. Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email; comment.

Switzer pulls fake play with media about meeting with Trump
Former Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer figured when he told reporters he was going to be the Secretary of Offense for Donald Trump he assumed they knew he was joking about meeting the president-elect.

Orlando Magic break all their rules against New York Knicks
The Orlando Magic have a small margin for error to win and have to do certain basic things well to win. They broke all those rules Thursday in a loss.

Oscar: Chelsea midfielder to join Chinese Super League club Shanghai SIPG

(CNN) Oscar will become the latest player to join the Chinese Super League revolution, after Chelsea confirmed its midfielder will sign for Shanghai SIPG in January.

Dan Quinn: Julio Jones to play for Falcons vs. Panthers
Falcons coach Dan Quinn told reporters on Thursday that Atlanta’s All-Pro receiver will play Saturday against the Carolina Panthers, per Kelsey Conway of the team’s official website.

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