The Mavericks handed the Clippers their worst loss in franchise history

The Dallas Mavericks gave the Los Angeles Clippers all they could handle in the opening round of the 2020 NBA Playoffs inside the bubble. While the heavily-favored Clippers would eventually win the series in six games, it was a tough, physical matchup that included a magnificent Luka Doncic buzzer-beater and certified Dallas as a team…

The last-second Game 5 finish of the 2016 WNBA Finals demands a deep rewind

The ending of the 2016 WNBA finals raises my heart rate no matter how many times I watch it. Elimination game, no timeouts, tie score, nine seconds left. This is the stuff of driveway fiction, the sort of scenario you create as a kid at your backyard hoop. And like, not to make it all…

Sabonis sinks go-ahead shot in final seconds as Pacers defeat Celtics 108-107

INDIANAPOLIS — With Indiana down one in the final seconds Sunday, coach Nate Bjorkgren asked Domantas Sabontis to bail out the Pacers. The All-Star forward delivered. He put the ball on the floor, drove hard toward the basket, muscled in the go-ahead layup and drew a foul with 8.4 seconds to play. Sure, he missed the…

Cavaliers rout 76ers 118-94 to improve to 3-0

CLEVELAND (AP) — Andre Drummond scored 24 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and made three steals as the Cleveland Cavaliers won their third straight game to start the season, 118-94 over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday night. Collin Sexton added 22 points and Darius Garland had 14 points and seven assists for Cleveland, which finished with…

Rodgers, Adams shine in Packers’ 40-14 victory over Titans

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aaron Rodgers and Davante Adams created a picturesque atmosphere as they connected for three touchdown passes on a snow-covered Lambeau Field. The Green Bay Packers teammates would love the opportunity to produce plenty of similar scenes next month by staying home throughout the NFC playoffs. More Packers coverage from FOX Sports…

If Jared Goff’s thumb injury requires surgery, his season could be in jeopardy | DR. MATT

Dr. Matt Provencher breaks down the possibilities following Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff injuring his thumb on Sunday. He may be able to play through it, but if it requires surgery, his 2020 season could potentially be over. 3 HOURS AGO・National Football League・1:46 share Event 9250NFL – Rams vs. Seahawks – 12/27/2020Jared GoffLos Angeles…

Brandon Ingram scores 28 points, Pelicans beat Spurs 98-95

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Brandon Ingram had 28 points and 11 rebounds and the New Orleans Pelicans held on for a 98-95 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday night. The Spurs had a chance to tie it after Steven Adams, whose put-back dunk put New Orleans up 97-91 with two minutes left, missed…

Coaches: Jones’ ‘fight IQ’ will be the difference maker at heavyweight

Jon Jones’ fight IQ alone makes him a nightmare matchup for just about everybody in the UFC heavyweight division, according to ‘Bone’s’ coaches Brandon Gibson and Mike Winkeljohn. Jones recently vacated his UFC light heavyweight title and is expected to move up to heavyweight next year and, when he does, the 33-year-old will be just…

Covington: Poirier will ‘get sparked’ in the first by McGregor

Colby Covington thinks that the main event rematch between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 will end the same way as their first outing. Covington is a former teammate of Poirier’s from when the pair both trained at American Top Team in Florida. “Chaos” left the team earlier this year after trading barbs…

Arsenal vs Chelsea LIVE: Latest score, goals and updates from Premier League fixture today

The Associated PressDolphins stun Raiders 26-25 to move step closer to playoffsWith a defender dragging him down by his facemask, Ryan Fitzpatrick still managed to launch the pass that might have saved the Miami Dolphins’ season. Fitzpatrick’s desperation heave to Mack Hollins set up Jason Sanders’ 44-yard field goal as the Dolphins drove the field…