New York Yankees vs. Cleveland Indians RECAP, score and stats | Game 5 – NJ.com

The New York Yankees met the Cleveland Indians in a Major League Baseball deciding Game 5 in an American League Division Series on Wednesday, October 11, 2011 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. CC Sabathia started for the Yankees against Corey Kluber of the Indians. Check the scoreboard above for the final score and click on the […]






Fresh off new extension, 76ers’ Joel Embiid nets 22 points in 15 minutes – ESPN

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Joel Embiid, playing for the first time since agreeing to a five-year, $146.5 million extension, scored 22 points in his preseason debut for the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. Embiid’s impressive stat line came in just 15 minutes of action in the Sixers’ 133-114 win over the […]






US misses World Cup for 1st time since 1986 with loss – USA TODAY

Trinidad and Tobago’s Alvin Jones (17) celebrates with teammate Nathan Lewis after scoring against U.S. during a World Cup qualifying soccer match in Couva, Trinidad, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)(Photo: The Associated Press) COUVA, Trinidad (AP) — Twenty-eight years after the United States ended a four-decade World Cup absence with a stunning victory […]






Intriguing finale awaits CONCACAF story – FIFA.com

USA lead the chase for sole remaining automatic World Cup ticket Echoes of 1990 triumph as fate to be decided in Trinidad and Tobago Panama and Honduras lie in wait for any slips, fight for play-off spot Having begun on 22 March 2015 in Barbados, the CONCACAF journey to the 2018 FIFA […]






Signs point to NFL potentially telling players to stand – NBCSports.com

The NFL hasn’t specifically said that it plans to consider revising the rule that makes standing for the anthem optional, but all signs point to the league taking up the possibility — and quite possibly changing the rule to require standing. Although NFL spokesman Joe Lockhart didn’t say during […]






Joel Embiid’s deal protects 76ers in case of contractually specific injury – ESPN

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid‘s five-year, $146.5 million maximum extension is essentially guaranteed but protects the franchise financially should Embiid suffer a contractually specific catastrophic injury, league sources told ESPN. Embiid, 23, signed the rookie-scale max extension Tuesday, with the $146.5 million total for the deal based […]