World News

Pakistan to host World XI next month

Aug 21, 2017

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Najam Sethi says international cricket will return to the country next month when a World XI plays a three-match Twenty20 series in Lahore

Basketball

NBA investigating Lakers amid George tampering allegation

Aug 20, 2017

The NBA has opened an investigation to see if the Los Angeles Lakers tampered with Paul George while he was under contract with the Indiana Pacers

Bucks: Player reported knee pain while training in Greece

Aug 20, 2017

The Bucks said that star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo was training for a brief time with the Greek National Team when he reported knee pain to the NBA team, an injury that would keep him out of the European championships

Greek federation accuses Bucks of staging player's absence

Aug 20, 2017

Greece's basketball federation has reacted sharply to an announcement by Milwaukee Bucks star and Greece international Giannis Antetokounmpo that he would miss the Eurobasket because of a knee injury

US college teams in Barcelona during van attack, players OK

Aug 17, 2017

US college men's basketball teams in Barcelona during van attack, players OK

US men's basketball enters a new world _ without its stars

Aug 17, 2017

US men's basketball is entering a whole new world, one in which the best American players are not available

Football

Saints top Chargers 13-7 as Brees, Rivers are both held out

Aug 21, 2017

Alvin Kamara ran for a 50-yard touchdown and the New Orleans Saints beat the Los Angeles Chargers 13-7

America still in turmoil a year after Kaepernick's protest

Aug 20, 2017

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest is still causing debate in and around the NFL a year later as the embattled quarterback looks for a chance to play again

Carr, Goff shine in Rams 24-21 exhibition win over Raiders

Aug 20, 2017

Derek Carr threw two touchdown passes for Oakland in his first game since breaking his leg last season and Jared Goff led three scoring drives for the Rams as both first-team offenses were sharp during Los Angeles' 24-21 exhibition victory over Oakland

Lynch starts, Siemian throws TD as Broncos beat 49ers 33-14

Aug 20, 2017

Paxton Lynch engineered three scoring drives in his bid for the starting quarterback job, Denver forced four turnovers in the first half, and the Broncos beat the San Francisco 49ers 33-14 on Saturday night.

3 Chiefs throw TD passes in 30-12 win over Bengals

Aug 20, 2017

Rookie Patrick Mahomes threw a pair of touchdown passes, solidifying his spot as the Chiefs' primary backup, and three Kansas City quarterbacks threw for a score during a 30-12 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals

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