Feb 4, 2019; Washington, DC, USA; Atlanta Hawks guard Jeremy Lin (7) dribbles the ball as Washington Wizards forward Jeff Green (32) defends in the second quarter at Capital One Arena. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Guard Jeremy Lin and the Atlanta Hawks are finalizing a buyout of hisRead More →

Running back Kareem Hunt signed with the Cleveland Browns on Monday, the team announced. FILE PHOTO: Nov 19, 2018; Los Angeles, CA: Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt (27) celebrates scoring in the second quarter against the Los Angeles Rams at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: RobertRead More →

Kyler Murray announced on social media Monday that he is giving up baseball and will pursue his dreams of being an NFL quarterback. FILE PHOTO: Dec 29, 2018; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Kyler Murray (1) throws against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the fourth quarter of theRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Dec 2, 2018; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Dolphins associate head coach/special teams coordinator Darren Rizzi (orange hat) looks over at free safety Minkah Fitzpatrick (right) during the first half against the Buffalo Bills at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The New Orleans SaintsRead More →

(Reuters) – Phil Mickelson won the Pebble Beach Pro-Am by three strokes on Monday, equaling Mark O’Meara’s record of five victories in the northern California event. FILE PHOTO: February 10, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, USA; Phil Mickelson hits his tee shot on the ninth hole during the final round ofRead More →

(Reuters) – Phil Mickelson won the Pebble Beach Pro-Am by three strokes on Monday, equaling Mark O’Meara’s record of five victories in the northern California event. FILE PHOTO: February 10, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, USA; Phil Mickelson hits his tee shot on the ninth hole during the final round ofRead More →

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Alexis Pinturault of France burst out of the pack to claim the gold in the men’s combined event at the Alpine World Skiing Championships in Are on Monday as the Swedish weather once again made it tough for the competitors. Alpine Skiing – FIS Alpine World SkiRead More →

(Reuters) – Toro Rosso expressed confidence in engine partner Honda and a new driver line-up on Monday as they became the second Formula One team to pull the covers off their 2019 car. The Italy-based team, who finished ninth out of 10 last year, presented the STR14 online with noRead More →

LONDON (Reuters) – Swiss watchmaker Rolex raised its aquatic profile on Monday in a long-term partnership with SailGP, a new $1 million winner-takes-all series backed by Oracle (ORCL.N) boss Larry Ellison. FILE PHOTO: Oracle Team USA Helmsman Russell Coutts gestures to photographers after winning the Match Racing Championship at theRead More →

Jailed Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al Araibi leaves Thailand’s Criminal Court, in Bangkok, Thailand February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha DUBAI (Reuters) – Bahrain said it has taken note of a “halt of legal proceedings” against refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi, who was released from a Thai jail on Monday after Bahraini authoritiesRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – Premier League – Arsenal v Cardiff City – Emirates Stadium, London, Britain – January 29, 2019 Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock applauds fans after the match REUTERS/Eddie Keogh (Reuters) – Cardiff City canceled the club’s trip to Tenerife for a mid-season break so the playersRead More →

A police car believed to be carrying Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al Araibi is pictured as it leaves the Bangkok’s Remand Prison, Thailand, February 11, 2019. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha BANGKOK (Reuters) – A Bahraini footballer with refugee status in Australia, Hakeem Al Araibi, left a Thai jail on Monday after authorities droppedRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Jailed Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al Araibi leaves Thailand’s Criminal Court, in Bangkok, Thailand February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand’s attorney general is considering withdrawing a case for the extradition of jailed Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al Araibi, who has refugee status in Australia, a prosecution sourceRead More →

Calling it nothing more than a marketing tool, the New York Knicks have nonetheless deleted a game action photo of Golden State Warriors star forward and Knicks rookie center Mitchell Robinson from their website after it was used in a ticket sales promotion. Feb 10, 2019; Oakland, CA, USA; GoldenRead More →

DeMarcus Cousins made two tie-breaking free throws after retrieving a Kevin Durant missed 3-pointer with 5.4 seconds remaining Sunday night, allowing the Golden State Warriors to survive a 3-point-shooting assault by the Miami Heat for a 120-118 victory in Oakland, Calif. Feb 10, 2019; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State WarriorsRead More →

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s Ashleigh Barty continued her bright start to the season by winning all three of her Fed Cup ties to send the United States crashing out of the team tournament on Sunday. FILE PHOTO – Tennis – Australian Open – Fourth Round – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia,Read More →