Sources: Zack Steffen heading to Manchester City in transfer… – The Athletic

Sources: Zack Steffen heading to Manchester City in transfer… – The Athletic

The Columbus Crew and Major League Soccer are close to finalizing a transfer that will send U.S. national team goalkeeper Zack Steffen to Manchester City for a fee somewhere between $7 million and $10 million, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the deal. The move would be completed when the international transfer window opens […]

Huskers grab huge road win, hold off Clemson 68-66 – Lincoln Journal Star

Huskers grab huge road win, hold off Clemson 68-66 – Lincoln Journal Star

With the eyes of the college basketball world on them Monday night, Nebraska’s seniors carried the Huskers to the kind of win that so often eluded them last season. James Palmer scored 20 points, Isaac Copeland had 16, Glynn Watson sealed it with free throws and Tanner Borchardt provided huge minutes off the bench as […]

Making Sense of the NBA's Wacky Start

Making Sense of the NBA's Wacky Start

It has taken an unusual amount of ink, focus, caffeine and pregame napping to stay on top of all the drama in the N.B.A. this season. Without a running diary, it would be easy to forget that the Oklahoma City Thunder did not win their first game for 12 days, or that Blake Griffin scored […]

Russell Westbrook's 3-point woes lead to late-night shooting drills

Russell Westbrook's 3-point woes lead to late-night shooting drills

OKLAHOMA CITY — After going 1-of-12 from 3 in a 105-98 loss to the Denver Nuggets on Saturday, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook returned to the court still in his full uniform after the game for a shooting session some two hours after the final buzzer. Westbrook spoke with reporters after shooting on the […]

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers score: Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson set the tone as Golden State gets back on track

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers score: Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson set the tone as Golden State gets back on track

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors‘ the longest losing streak the franchise has endured since 2013 has finally ended, thanks to a 125-97 home win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday. Once again without All-Stars Stephen Curry and Draymond Green, the Warriors relied on brilliant performances from Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant to […]

UCF QB McKenzie Milton sidelined after injuring leg vs. South Florida

UCF QB McKenzie Milton sidelined after injuring leg vs. South Florida

TAMPA, Fla. — UCF quarterback McKenzie Milton appeared to seriously injure his right leg on a scramble in the second quarter of Friday’s 38-10 win over USF, a devastating blow to a team that has now won 24 straight games. The injury occurred as Milton tucked the ball and ran, and a crowd of USF […]

The Falcons Are Too Good to Be This Bad

The Falcons Are Too Good to Be This Bad

Chris Graythen/Getty Images You’re welcome to consider this the unofficial obituary for the 2018 Atlanta Falcons, who tripped all over themselves in typical Falcons fashion in a big spot Thanksgiving night against the New Orleans Saints. Even without starters Keanu Neal and Deion Jones on defense and Devonta Freeman, Andy Levitre and Brandon Fusco on […]

If Bears players were Thanksgiving dishes, here's what dishes they'd be

If Bears players were Thanksgiving dishes, here's what dishes they'd be

It’s Thanksgiving. Happy Thanksgiving! As you start lathering a cold naked turkey with spices or stuffing it’s insides with bread or whatever you do, it’s worth wondering: which Thanksgiving dishes best represent Bears players, and vice versa? Well THANK GOD I am working today and can answer that question for you. Let’s start with the […]

Knicks stun Celtics thanks to Trey Burke's heroics

Knicks stun Celtics thanks to Trey Burke's heroics

BOSTON — It was The Thanksgiving Eve Miracle, and the Celtics — not the Knicks — were the turkeys for a change. David Fizdale’s baby Knicks grew up on Wednesday, turned TD Garden into a cauldron of holiday jeers and hung on to beat the formidable Celtics, 117-109, to break a six-game losing streak. Maybe […]