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Golden State Warriors Beat Brooklyn Nets 114-98

Stephen Curry was having a relatively quiet and even puzzling night – he missed his first three free throws – before helping the Golden State Warriors regain control against a team that nearly beat them this season and looked capable of finishing the job this time. Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) reacts after scoring against Brooklyn Nets. New ... Read More »

Jason Day’s Wife Compares LeBron James Collison to a Minor Car Accident

Ellie Day, the wife of Australian Golfer Jason Day, who was involved in a collision with LeBron James during an NBA game at Cleveland, has tweeted that she is out of danger and has also defended her husband. Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James (right) falls on Ellie Day, wife of PGA Tour golf player Jason Day (left) during a NBA game ... Read More »

Wenger rejects doubts about Arsenal’s title credentials

Football Soccer – Arsenal v AFC Bournemouth – Barclays Premier League – Emirates Stadium – 28/12/15Arsenal manager Arsene WengerReuters / Stefan WermuthLivepic Manager Arsene Wenger has rejected doubts about Arsenal’s title credentials, saying statistics back him up about the Premier League leaders on New Year’s day. Monday’s comfortable 2-0 win over Bournemouth ensured the Gunners end the year on top ... Read More »

Los Angeles Lakers Lose in Kobe Bryant’s Last Christmas Game

The Staples Center roared when the 37-year-old Kobe Bryant took the mic before Friday’s game and thanked his fans. Bryant, who has a record 395 points on Christmas Day, played 26 minutes in his NBA-record 16th Christmas Day game and scored 12 points for the Lakers. Kobe Bryant in action against the Los Angeles Clippers. Los Angeles: Chris Paul scored ... Read More »

Curtis hopeful Shelvey and Gomis will stay at Swansea

Football – Swansea City v Newcastle United – Barclays Premier League – Liberty Stadium – 15/8/15Bafetimbi Gomis celebrates with Jonjo Shelvey after scoring the first goal for Swansea Action Images via Reuters / Carl RecineLivepic/Files Swansea City midfielder Jonjo Shelvey and striker Bafetimbi Gomis have not requested for a move away from the Liberty Stadium despite falling down the pecking ... Read More »

Manchester Derby – A Fan’s Old Trafford Pilgrimage

It was the dream of dreams, as I sat among 75,000 fans, watching the two Manchester giants clash before my eyes, from the Sir Alex Ferguson Stand. United Trinity refers to the Manchester United trio of George Best, Denis Law, and Bobby Charlton who helped the Red Devils become the first-ever English club to win the European Cup in 1968. ... Read More »

Wenger rejects doubts about Arsenal’s title credentials

Football Soccer – Arsenal v AFC Bournemouth – Barclays Premier League – Emirates Stadium – 28/12/15Arsenal manager Arsene WengerReuters / Stefan WermuthLivepic Manager Arsene Wenger has rejected doubts about Arsenal’s title credentials, saying statistics back him up about the Premier League leaders on New Year’s day. Monday’s comfortable 2-0 win over Bournemouth ensured the Gunners end the year on top ... Read More »

El Clasico With a Difference – Divided by Loyalty, United by Football

The El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid, considered to be one of the greatest club games in football, had a sense of occasion and melancholy this time. Real Madrid and Barcelona paid tribute to the victims of the Paris terror attacks just before the start of the El Clasico Police trucks, helmet-clad policeman on horsebacks and a giant French ... Read More »

Lukaku can carry purple patch into 2016, says Martinez

Football Soccer – Everton v Stoke City – Barclays Premier League – Goodison Park – 28/12/15Everton’s Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring their second goalAction Images via Reuters / Carl RecineLivepic Striker Romelu Lukaku’s sublime form in front of goal has been among Everton’s biggest positives in 2015, Everton manager Roberto Martinez said. Belgian Lukaku, with 15 goals to his name, is ... Read More »

Fourth-Tier Minnows Welcome Mighty Paris Saint-Germain in French Cup

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) took advantage of the short winter break to do some warm weather training in Qatar, where they beat Inter Milan 1-0 in a friendly on Wednesday with a goal scored by Jean-Kevin Augustin. Paris Saint-Germain lifted the French Cup last season by beating second-tier Auxerre 1-0 in the final. Paris: Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) begin their defence of ... Read More »