Cleveland Cavaliers get Tristan Thompson, Rodney Hood back

CLEVELAND — Tristan Thompson and Rodney Hood will return for the Cavaliers after missing time with injuries. The return of the two players will give a boost to the Cavaliers, who have the NBA’s worst record (8-29) going into Wednesday night’s game against the Miami Heat. Thompson has missed the past 10 games because of a sprained left foot. The 6-foot-10 forward is averaging a team-high 11.6 rebounds and is scoring 12 points a game. Former Warriors swingman Patrick McCaw is practicing with the Cavaliers, who signed him to a…

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Giants’ General Manager Is Noncommittal on Eli Manning’s Future

“I think he was better able to showcase what he could do once we solidified the offensive line,” Shurmur said. “I think that’s a fair assessment.” As for how he planned to assess Manning’s performance amid the swings in fortune throughout the season, Gettleman was less effusive. He said he would watch film “until my eyes bleed.” Manning has a full no-trade clause, and cutting him would incur a sizable hit to the Giants’ salary cap. Nevertheless, Gettleman said, “everything is on the table for us.” Gettleman executed an extensive…

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Patrick Reed reveals his menu for 2019 Masters Champions dinner

KAPALUA, Hawaii – Past green jacket winners will stroll into the Augusta National dining room Tuesday night ahead of the Masters for the annual Champions Dinner. They might have trouble walking out. Patrick Reed gets to choose the food this year as defending champion and said he was “definitely gonna fatten everyone up” while unveiling the menu Wednesday ahead of the Sentry Tournament of Champions. The highlights: Bone-in ribeye, mac and cheese, creamed corn, creamed spinach. Reed also said he’ll have some grilled chicken and healthier options just in case.…

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NHL Power Rankings after Week 13

Jan 3, 2019 Greg WyshynskiESPN Happy 2019, hockey fans. The turn of the calendar means a chance for new beginnings, life changes and resolutions to be better. The same applies to NHL teams, as we see in this week’s power rankings. How we rank: We use a panel of voters, and these rankings reflect which teams voters think would win head-to-head matchups. Higher-ranked teams are favored over lower-ranked teams. A run of wins doesn’t guarantee a jump, and a couple of losses doesn’t guarantee a fall. Previous ranking: 1 Resolution:…

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Allen Crabbe of Brooklyn Nets out 1-2 more weeks

Brooklyn Nets guard Allen Crabbe will miss at least one to two more weeks after tests on his ailing right knee revealed that a bruised fat pad has been the source of soreness there. Crabbe has been out since Dec. 12 with what was originally diagnosed as a sore knee. He’s averaging 9.5 points on a career-low 34.3 percent shooting this season. Source link

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Bernal: I learned a lot from Chris Froome at the Tour de France

Egan Bernal says that he learned a lot from riding alongside teammate Chris Froome at last year’s Tour de France. Related Articles Bernal stepped up to WorldTour racing with Team Sky at the start of last year and made a surprise Grand Tour debut at the Tour de France in July. The 21-year-old Colombian rode an impressive race and finished 15th overall, as well as helping Froome and Geraint Thomas to the podium – with Thomas taking the overall win. “I learned a lot from a lot of people, but…

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Ind vs Aus 4th Day 1 Test Live Cricket Score, India vs Australia Live Score Online: India lose first wicket early

India vs Australia 4th Test Live Cricket Score Streaming: The pitch is expected to spice up in the final two days of the Test. (AP Photo) Ind vs Aus 4th Test Day 1 Live Cricket Score Online, India vs Australia Test Live Cricket Score Streaming: The usual noises that swirl around an Indian team going into the last Test match of its Australian tour tell stories of infighting, hidden injuries, loss of form of key players, questions around the captain’s abilities etc. This time, while there are form and injuries…

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Live report – Can Australia level the series?

The action moves to Sydney. Can Australia come back to make it 2-2? Or will India hold on to their lead? Source link

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Bradenton father-son team competes in Special Olympics – Story

BRADENTON, Fla. (FOX 13) – Chad Stancil and his 12-year-old son, Jared, are more than just family. They’re teammates on the golf course.  “I would say he’s my best friend,” said Stancil. “But there’s a little trash talking that goes on and he always wants to [play] a little competition here on the putting green.”  The smack talk goes a long way.  Jared – who has Down syndrome – and his dad have played both at state and national tournaments.  “It’s my favorite sport,” said Jared. “I love playing with my…

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If winning was easy, I’d win more, says Dustin Johnson

Dustin Johnson has 19 PGA Tour titles to his name but insists winning is not easy as he prepares to defend his Tournament of Champions crown. Victory at Kapalua 12 months ago represented the first of three tournament successes in 2018 for Johnson, who rated his year as “solid” on Wednesday. The laidback Texan has managed at least one PGA Tour triumph in every year since his rookie season in 2008, but offered an amusing response when he was asked how he convinces people it is hard to win when he does…

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