Iowa State hands No. 8 Texas Tech 1st Big 12 loss, 68-64

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Marial Shayok scored 20 points, Michael Jacobson had 14 points and 10 rebounds and Iowa State beat No. 8 Texas Tech 68-64 on Wednesday night, handing the Red Raiders their first Big 12 loss. The Cyclones (13-4, 3-2 Big 12) stopped a two-game losing streak coming off a 17-point win over […]
Tags: News, Sports, Cyclones, Texas Tech, Iowa State, Lubbock, Texas AP, Red Raiders, Marial Shayok, Michael Jacobson

Johnson scores 14 as Tide rolls over Missouri 70-60

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Avery Johnson Jr. scored 14 points to lead Alabama to a 70-60 road victory over Missouri on Wednesday. Johnson — the son of Crimson Tide head coach Avery Johnson — shattered his season high of four points. Johnson shot 5-for-10 from the field and compiled his highest points total since his […]
Tags: News, Sports, Alabama, Missouri, Johnson, COLUMBIA Mo AP, Avery Johnson, Avery Johnson Jr

No. 21 Houston leads throughout in 69-58 win at SMU

DALLAS (AP) — Corey Davis Jr. scored 20 points and Armoni Brooks added 19 with five 3-pointers as No. 21 Houston led throughout in a 69-58 win at SMU on Wednesday night. Davis hit a 3-pointer for the game’s first points, and the Cougars (17-1, 4-1 American Athletic Conference) jumped out to a 12-4 lead […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Davis, Dallas, Houston, Cougars, SMU, American Athletic Conference, Corey Davis Jr, Armoni Brooks

Transfer Talk: Spurs seek Sanabria to soothe striker shortage

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to or out of your club this month. TOP STORY: Spurs set to snag Sanabria Tottenham are looking to limit the effect Harry Kane's injury will have on their season by signing a striker this January. They have already revived their interest in Brazilian winger Malcom, who is now at Barcelona, but are also loo...
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LIVE Transfer Talk: Liverpool look to land U.S. star McKennie from Schalke

The transfer window for Europe's biggest clubs is open. Transfer Talk has been scouring the world's media and setting our correspondents loose to see who could be heading to or out of your club this month. TOP STORY: Liverpool look to land McKennie Transfers How a transfer works With help from former Tottenham and Liverpool director of football Damien Comolli, we show you a step-by-step guide to a transfer. What's a medical like? Can a 44-year-old man cut it in the Premier ...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Chelsea, Liverpool, Tottenham, Transfers, Mls, Espn, Schalke, Barca, Psg, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, ESPN FC TV, Schalke 04

Illinois snaps 5-game skid, routs Minnesota 95-68

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Ayo Dosunmu produced 23 points, Giorgi Bezhanishvili added 20 points and Illinois used one of its best first halves this season to defeat Minnesota 95-68 on Wednesday night and end a five-game skid. The Illini (5-12, 1-5 Big Ten) piled up 51 points in the opening 20 minutes — their second-best […]
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Jackson leads No. 2 Baylor women past Kansas 94-68

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Chloe Jackson scored a season-high 22 points on 10-of-14 shooting and had eight assists, seven rebounds and two steals to lead No. 2 Baylor to a 94-68 win over Kansas on Wednesday night. Kalani Brown added 15 points, DiDi Richards 14 and Lauren Cox and NaLyssa Smith had 13 apiece for […]
Tags: News, Sports, Kansas, Jackson, Baylor, LAWRENCE Kan, Chloe Jackson, Kalani Brown, Lauren Cox, NaLyssa Smith, DiDi Richards

He's on fire: James Harden's streak by the numbers

The reigning MVP is single-handedly carrying the Houston Rockets with a series of epic offensive outputs not seen since the likes of Wilt Chamberlain.
Tags: Sport, Nba, Houston Rockets, James Harden

1/16/19 FastCast

The market for Manny Machado gets more interesting, the Rays close in on Avisail Garcia, plus the Mets introduce Jed Lowrie in Queens
Tags: News, Mlb, Mets, Manny Machado, Jed Lowrie, Avisail Garcia

Denver notches 1st Summit win, beats North Dakota St. 80-65

DENVER (AP) — Ade Murkey scored 18 points and Denver rallied in the second half to beat North Dakota State 80-65 for its first conference win on Wednesday night, snapping a six-game skid. Denver trailed by six at the break but opened the second half on a 15-6 surge featuring dunks by Murkey and Tory […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, North Dakota, Denver, North Dakota State, Ade Murkey, Murkey

Green sparks comeback off bench, New Orleans tops SFA 68-61

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Troy Green scored 15 points off the bench with four assists and four steals and New Orleans clawed out of a 13-point hole and hung on at the end to defeat Stephen F. Austin 68-61 Wednesday night, pushing its win streak to four games. Ezekiel Charles added 12 points for New […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, New Orleans, Stephen F Austin, Troy Green, Ezekiel Charles

Australian Open 2019: Kei Nishikori survives Ivo Karlovic fightback to progress

Kei Nishikori survives a fightback from Ivo Karlovic to win a final-set tie-break and reach the third round of the Australian Open.
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Seahawks linebacker Mychal Kendricks sentencing delayed until April

The sentencing date for Seahawks linebacker Mychal Kendricks has been delayed from late January to April 4, according to multiple reports. Kendricks admitted that he was given inside information about four companies that were about to be purchased by bigger companies, and that by buying stock with that information, he turned a profit of $1.2 million. Kendricks signed with the Seahawks after Week One of the season and appeared in three games before the NFL levied an eight-game suspension against ...
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The LA teachers strike is actually a win for charter schools and students

Since January 14, Los Angeles teachers have been on strike—calling for higher salaries, smaller class sizes, increased support staff, and caps on charter schools. They could very well get what they’re demanding, but it doesn’t matter. At the end of the day, LA’s students and charter schools will come out ahead. The United Teachers of Los Angeles union (UTLA) demands would cost $880 million, according to the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). This is funding that Superintendent Austin B...
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Walker leads No. 2 UConn to 75-33 rout of Tulane

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Megan Walker has been playing well this past month. On Wednesday night, she single-handedly outscored Tulane by a point in No. 2 UConn’s 75-33 rout. Walker scored a career-best 34 points in the easy victory. “I think since we got back from Christmas, Megan has had a different approach to the […]
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Like Dr. King and Cesar Chavez, striking LAUSD teachers are fighting for justice

We stand with the striking teachers. The 33,000 teachers of Los Angeles are fighting for the 500,000 students they serve. And the Los Angeles community should stand with them, too. This weekend, we commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who sacrificed his life for the sake of “we the people of the United States.” 50 years ago, in 1968, we stood with Memphis Sanitation Workers who launched a strike for justice and dignity. In 1965, we stood with the Delano farm workers wh...
Tags: California, Opinion, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, United States, Lausd, Martin Luther King Jr, Gavin Newsom, Cesar Chavez, Delano, Mahatma Gandhi, Tulsi Gabbard, Newsom, Dolores Huerta, United Farm Workers of America

Ndamukong Suh makes his presence felt as Rams push for Super Bowl

THOUSAND OAKS – It was 4th-and-1, early in the fourth quarter, and Ndamukong Suh could sense what was coming. The Rams led by just a touchdown. The Cowboys were driving in their territory, in desperate need of a single yard. As Suh lined up over their center, looking left down the line, then right, before settling into his stance, it was clear that Ezekiel Elliott was headed into the teeth of the Rams defense, directly into his grasp. The Rams had spent most of the week hyper-focused on how to s...
Tags: Cowboys, Sports, NFL, Mark Ingram, Sport, Soccer, Dallas Cowboys, New Orleans, Dallas, Nfc, Saints, Malibu, Ezekiel Elliott, Donald, Elliott, Ndamukong Suh

Harden scores 58 points in Rockets’ OT loss to Nets

HOUSTON (AP) — Spencer Dinwiddie scored 25 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter and overtime and the Brooklyn Nets spoiled James Harden’s 58-point night with a 145-142 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday. Harden had his second straight season high after scoring 57 in a victory over Memphis on Monday night, but […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Rockets, Houston, Memphis, Brooklyn Nets, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Harden, Spencer Dinwiddie

Butler dominates second half, drops DePaul 87-69

CHICAGO (AP) — Jordan Tucker and Kamar Baldwin combined for 29 of their 36 points in a dominating second half Wednesday night to lead Butler to an 87-69 win over DePaul. The Bulldogs (11-7, 2-3 Big East) trailed 40-36 at halftime but went 7 of 11 on 3-pointers and shot 71 percent (20 of 28) […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Chicago, Depaul, Butler, Kamar Baldwin, Jordan Tucker, DePaul The Bulldogs

Spurs rally from 19 down, beat Mavs 105-101

DALLAS (AP) — Davis Bertans hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:41 left, and the San Antonio Spurs rallied from a 19-point first-half deficit to beat the Dallas Mavericks 105-101 on Wednesday night. The Spurs blew a six-point lead in the final period, but Bertans made his third 3-pointer of the quarter for a 99-96 lead […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dallas Mavericks, Ap, Spurs, Dallas, San Antonio Spurs, MAVS, Davis Bertans, Bertans

James Harden has 58 points in Rockets’ OT loss to Nets

HOUSTON (AP) — Spencer Dinwiddie scored 25 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter and overtime and the Brooklyn Nets spoiled James Harden’s 58-point night with a 145-142 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday. Harden had his second straight season high after scoring 57 in a victory over Memphis on Monday night, but […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Rockets, Houston, Memphis, Brooklyn Nets, Houston Rockets, James Harden, Harden, Spencer Dinwiddie

Nets stun Rockets in OT, spoiling Harden's 58

Spencer Dinwiddie scored 25 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and the Nets spoiled James Harden's 58-point night with a 145-142 victory over the Rockets on Wednesday.
Tags: Sport, Nba, Rockets, James Harden, Spencer Dinwiddie

‘Mad Marko’ would be eye-catching addition to Chinese football

London (AFP) – Marko Arnautovic might not have the superstar status of China’s biggest football imports, but the volatile West Ham striker will provide goals and drama in equal measure if he completes his proposed... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, China, Sport, Soccer, West Ham, Marko Arnautovic, Afp, Marko

1 injured and road closed after small rockslide in Malibu

A small rockslide injured one person and forced a road closure in Malibu on Wednesday night, Jan. 16. Los Angeles County Fire Department officials were called to the scene of the rockslide near a tunnel on Malibu Canyon Road at about 6 p.m., said Capt. Ron Haralson with county fire. One patient, who was inside their car during the rockslide, was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. Malibu Canyon Road was closed from Piuma Road to Pepperdine University, as county public works official...
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Don’t believe your windshield wipers: Despite storms, Southern California water conservation is still needed

As rain continues to pelt Southern California, signs of an abundance of or even too much water are everywhere: Roads are flooded, reservoirs are filling and the wait time for Radiator Springs Racers at the damp Disneyland Resort has been less than a half hour. But as residents of burn areas evacuate and even heavier rain is forecast for Thursday, those who watch the state and local water supplies note that while the drought is technically over, the need to conserve water is not. Related Articl...
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Clippers’ Montrezl Harrell proving he’s a willing passer in the post

LOS ANGELES — Montrezl Harrell is looking out for his teammates. As his breakout season continues, Harrell is proving impactful in ways beside the scoring column – where his contributions have been significant: He entered Wednesday’s game against Utah averaging 16 points, fourth-best among NBA reserves and a reason the Clippers’ bench is on pace for the highest scoring average (52.6 points per game) in more than 30 seasons. But Harrell said he’s committed to becoming the most complete version of...
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Top 25 Capsules

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Jessica Shepard had 20 points and 11 rebounds and No. 1 Notre Dame took command with a 24-1 run in the second quarter to beat Virginia Tech 80-51 on Wednesday night. Arike Ogunbowale added 19 points for the Fighting Irish (17-1, 5-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). The Irish trailed 24-18 before Marina […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Notre Dame, Virginia Tech, Atlantic Coast Conference, Jessica Shepard, Blacksburg VA, Arike Ogunbowale

Source: Wolves' Jones in boot, out several days

Timberwolves guard Tyus Jones will wear a book on his sprained left ankle for several days, and his return will be considered day-to-day after that, a league source tells ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Tags: Sport, Nba, Espn, Jones, Timberwolves, Tyus Jones

Drake builds big first-half lead to beat Bradley 69-52

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Nick McGlynn had 19 points and 11 rebounds and Drake built a big first-half lead to beat Bradley 69-52 on Wednesday night. Drake (13-5, 2-3 Missouri Valley Conference) has defeated the Braves (8-10, 0-5) in three of the last four meetings. The Bulldogs closed the first half on a 26-6 run […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Drake, Bradley, Bulldogs, Braves, Peoria Ill, Missouri Valley Conference, Nick McGlynn

SE Louisiana downs Lamar 76-69 for first conference win

HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Marlain Veal scored 22 points with four assists, three rebounds and three steals and Southeastern Louisiana beat Lamar 76-69 on Wednesday night for its first conference win. The Lions (5-12, 1-3 Southland Conference) snapped their eight-game skid with a 26-for-50 shooting effort while making 18 of 22 from the foul line. […]
Tags: News, Sports, Louisiana, Lions, Lamar, Southeastern Louisiana, Southland Conference, HAMMOND La AP

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