1:42 AM EDT, Wed October 18, 2017
NBA 5 hours ago
Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward carried off court after lower leg injury

Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward carried off court after lower leg injury

Gordon Hayward, a key part of the Celtics' 2017-18 campaign, suffered a severe lower left leg injury on opening night at Cleveland.
NBA 4 hours ago

Boston Celtics' Gordon Hayward suffers serious leg injury in season opener

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Boston Celtics star forward Gordon Hayward had to be carted off of the court in the season opener with a broken left ankle.
Sports Illustrated 5 hours ago

Gordon Hayward Appears to Suffer Significant Leg Injury

Gordon Hayward appeared to suffer a serious leg injury in the first quarter of his first game as a Celtic.
Sports Illustrated 2 hours ago

Gordon Hayward's Injury Casts Dark Cloud Over NBA Opening Night

Six minutes into his debut for the Boston Celtics, Gordon Hayward suffered a dislocated left ankle and broken tibia, instantly casting a dark cloud on the NBA's Opening Night.
NBA 4 hours ago

NBA players react, offer support after Gordon Hayward injury

The NBA held its collective breath and bowed its collective head after witnessing the devastating fall and injury suffered by Celtics forward Gordon Hayward on opening night. The All-Star swingman was less than six minutes into his Boston debut before falling awkwardly on an alley-oop attempt, causing his left leg to bend awkwardly.
River Ave. Blues 11 hours ago

Brad Peacock may be Astros’ secret weapon in Game Four

The Astros changed course this series, opting to start Lance McCullers Jr. and not Brad Peacock in an important Game 4. If you were seeing this in July, you would have laughed. McCullers was the Astros’ No. 2 starter then behind Dallas Keuchel and you could have argued he was their No. 1. Now? Not […] The post Brad Peacock may be Astros’ secret weapon in Game Four appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Washington Times 1 hour ago

LEADING OFF: Keuchel tries to stop Yanks again; NLCS Game 4

A look at what's happening all around the majors Wednesday: ___ HISTORY ON HIS SIDE With the AL Championship Series tied at two games apiece, Dallas Keuchel pitches for the Houston Astros against Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees (5:08 p.m. EDT). Keuchel is 6-2 with a 1.09 ERA ...
Denver Post 14 hours ago
The fantasy football fallout from Aaron Rodgers’ injury, Adrian Peterson’s breakout and more

The fantasy football fallout from Aaron Rodgers’ injury, Adrian Peterson’s breakout and more

Another week, another major injury that knocks out one of the NFL's brightest stars and alters the fantasy landscape. Last Sunday, it was Odell Beckham Jr. (plus J.J. Watt, but that's less relevant for fantasy) going out for the season, and this Sunday saw none other than Aaron Rodgers go down.
FOX Sports 14 hours ago

Colin Cowherd explains what's to blame for Aaron Rodgers' latest injury

Colin Cowherd says that Aaron Rodgers and other mobile quarterbacks like Cam Newton and Andrew Luck are hurt because of their mobility and tendencies to make improvisational plays outside the pocket.
madison.com 7 hours ago

Packers sign QB Evans to practice squad after Rodgers hurt

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have signed rookie quarterback Jerod Evans to the practice squad after Aaron Rodgers suffered a broken right collarbone against Minnesota.
Chicago Sun-Times 6 hours ago
Bobby Portis sends Nikola Mirotic to hospital after altercation

Bobby Portis sends Nikola Mirotic to hospital after altercation

With one punch the Bulls lost two forwards for Thursday's opener in Toronto, as Mirotic is headed for surgery and Portis a suspension.
Sun Herald 5 hours ago

Bulls' Mirotic injured in fight with Portis at practice

The Chicago Bulls say forward Nikola Mirotic suffered multiple broken bones in his face as well as a concussion in a fight with teammate Bobby Portis during practice. The team …
MLB 49 mins ago
Cubs on brink of elimination after Game 3 loss

Cubs on brink of elimination after Game 3 loss

Chris Taylor and Andre Ethier homered to back a gem from Yu Darvish Tuesday night at Wrigley Field as the Dodgers rolled to a 6-1 victory over the Cubs to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven National League Championship Series presented by Camping World.
Bleed Cubbie Blue 58 mins ago

Chicago Cubs Rapid Recap: Dodgers 6, Cubs 1

A Taylor-made victory puts LA in a commanding position in the NLCS If last October was a treat, this October the tricks have all been on the Cubs. The Cubs looked sloppy and the Dodgers looked terrific as Los Angeles beat the Cubs 6-1 to take a 3 games to none lead in the best-of-seven National League...
Washington Times 50 mins ago
Dodgers close in on World Series with 6-1 win over Cubs

Dodgers close in on World Series with 6-1 win over Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) - For the Los Angeles Dodgers, it's beginning to look a lot like 1988. Yu Darvish pitched sparkling ball into the seventh inning, Chris Taylor homered again and the Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-1 on Tuesday night to open a 3-0 lead in the NL Championship Series. ...
CBS Chicago 8 hours ago

Levine: Cubs Must Show Better Discipline To Get To Yu Darvish, Dodgers

The Cubs trail 2-0 against the Dodgers as Game 3 of the NLCS awaits Tuesday night.
CBS Chicago 6 hours ago
Cubs’ Edge In Game 3 Could Be With The Wind

Cubs’ Edge In Game 3 Could Be With The Wind

The wind is blowing out for Game 3, which could be beneficial for Kyle Hendricks, Kyle Schwarber and the Cubs.
Chris Kuc / Baltimore Sun 2 hours ago

'Bullpenning' all the rage as playoff teams yank starters earlier and earlier

A new terminology has entered baseball vernacular: "bullpenning." It started with a phone call ... to the bullpen. Cubs fans got a major dose of it during the team's run to the 2016 World Series title, especially when manager Joe Maddon pulled starter Kyle Hendricks with two outs in the fifth inning...
Fear The Sword 6 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics gamethread

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics gamethread

The Cavaliers look for a win in their season opener and Kyrie’s return to the Q. Good evening, Fear the Sword. It’s time for an honest-to-God basketball game. Kyrie is wearing Celtics green. It’s gonna be a blast. Start time: 8 p.m. ET TV: TNT or Watch TNT Cleveland Cavaliers expected starting lineup: Derrick Rose, Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, Jae Crowder, Kevin Love Boston Celtics expected starting lineup: Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown, Gordon Hayward, Jayson Tatum, Al Horford Cavaliers injuries: Isaiah Thomas (OUT - hip), LeBron James (GTD - ankle) Celtics injuries: Marcus Morris (right...
CelticsBlog 10 hours ago

Boston Celtics daily links 10/17/17

All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Marcus Smart: Celtics ‘notorious’ for not extending rookie contracts J.R. Smith doesn’t feel Celtics are a threat to Cavaliers Bulpett: After crazy summer, Celtics now pose major threat Celtics...
2 hours ago
Video: LeBron James Postgame Interview | Celtics vs Cavaliers | Oct 17, 2017 | 2017-18 NBA Season

Watch: LeBron James Postgame Interview | Celtics vs Cavaliers | Oct 17, 2017 | 2017-18 NBA Season

Kristen Ledlow catches up with LeBron James following the Cavaliers opening night win over the Celtics. - Like & Share if you like this video! If you dislike, please comment suggestions for improvement next videos. - For live streaming and NBA news, go to
San Francisco Chronicle 6 hours ago
Judge set to rule on Ezekiel Elliott’s appeal of suspension

Judge set to rule on Ezekiel Elliott’s appeal of suspension

A federal judge was expected to rule Tuesday on an emergency request from attorneys for the Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott to stop the running back’s six-game suspension over domestic-violence allegations. U.S. District Judge Paul Crotty heard arguments from lawyers on both sides as the NFL Players Association scrambled to keep Elliott on the field after a federal appeals court last week overturned an injunction that had stopped the league’s suspension. Elliott, last year’s NFL rushing leader as a rookie, is on the suspended list. The Cowboys play the...
FOX Sports 5 hours ago

Judge gives Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott reprieve, temporarily blocking 6-game suspension

NEW YORK (AP) Judge gives Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott reprieve, temporarily blocking 6-game suspension.
Joel Sherman / New York Post 10 hours ago
Todd Frazier making case for NY return — but not with Yankees?

Todd Frazier making case for NY return — but not with Yankees?

Todd Frazier was the third piece in a three-player package the Yankees received in July, present as much because the White Sox wanted to unload the rest of his salary as the Yankees hungered for his inclusion. Tommy Kahnle was priority one for the Yankees, David Robertson the second key, both made more attractive because...
Baltimore Sun 3 hours ago
Jake Arrieta plans to savor his Wrigley Field start while hoping for more

Jake Arrieta plans to savor his Wrigley Field start while hoping for more

A proverbial limb, not a fence, is where Jake Arrieta will find himself standing when this season is over. The free-agent-to-be, along with his agent Scott Boras, both have said the 2015 Cy Young winner will test the market. Late last week, Boras called Arrieta "a squirrel with a lot of nuts in...
Pounding The Rock 6 hours ago
San Antonio Spurs 2017-18 season preview

San Antonio Spurs 2017-18 season preview

A summer filled with questions leads into a season of uncertainty and opportunity. Another season of Spurs’ basketball is finally here, friends. Around the league, it was one of the most hectic offseasons in years, with stars changing teams left and right. Now it’s time to see how it all works on the court. Amid the chaos, the Spurs remain familiar. Once again, San Antonio is not only expected to make the playoffs but also contend. Gregg Popovich, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili are back. Kawhi Leonard is prepared to lead the charge, with LaMarcus Aldridge flanking him. Yet there are...
Newsday 7 hours ago

Kristaps Porzingis will lead rebuilding Knicks

Carmelo Anthony will be on the court when the Knicks open the regular season Thursday in Oklahoma City, but he'll be wearing the home white. Life without Melo will be about the same as life with him the last several years minus a lot of the drama.
Chicago Sun-Times 1 hour ago
Kris Bryant admits Cubs are ‘tired.’ Sadly, the whole world can tell

Kris Bryant admits Cubs are ‘tired.’ Sadly, the whole world can tell

Nearly two weeks into a third straight postseason, the Cubs are having a hard time lighting the fire. That’s not glass-half-empty. It’s just reality.
Golden State Of Mind 13 hours ago
Who has better court vision? Steph Curry vs. Chris Paul

Who has better court vision? Steph Curry vs. Chris Paul

Versus Vol. IV, Court Vision: Curry versus CP3 The NBA season is about to kick off and IT’S ABOUT DAMN TIME! There has been a lot of activity this past off-season with big name players traded to new teams. One of those players was none other than Chris Paul. Although the Houston Rockets’ acquisition of Paul didn’t exactly send the Warriors into a panic, Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr did acknowledge how difficult it will be to guard Paul next to James Harden, as reported by Mark Medina of the Bay Area News Group. So even if Kerr initially joked he just went to dinner upon...

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