Defensive End

Creighton Holds Off No. 20 Northwestern, 92-88

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Khyri Thomas had a career-high 24 points, 11 rebounds and five assists, Martin Krampelj added a career-high 17 points and Creighton beat No. 20 Northwestern 92-88 on Wednesday night in a Gavitt Tipoff Games matchup. Ty-Shon Alexander had 14 points and Mar...

Thomas' career-high 24 leads Creighton over No. 20 N'Western

AP Published 11:33 p.m. ET Nov. 15, 2017 Northwestern center Derek Pardon, right, is defended by Creighton forward Toby Hegner during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, in Rosemont, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)(Photo: The...

Steve Kerr calls Celtics the East's 'team of the future'

Steve Kerr is quite familiar with the team of the present in the Eastern Conference, as his Warriors have faced off against the Cavs in the finals in three consecutive years. Ahead of his team's highly anticipated matchup with the Celtics, Kerr said he believes he's identified th...

LA Chargers Week 10 Team Grades: Lambo Kicks Jags Past Chargers 20-17 In Overtime

Leave the Los Angeles Chargers with a means to a lose a game and they will more than likely find it. In dropping a 20-17 overtime decision in Jacksonville on Sunday, Los Angeles (3-6) dug itself a larger hole to climb out of with seven games remaining in the regular season. Com...

Knicks defend Ntilikina after LeBron's comments

New York Knicks rookie Frank Ntilikina didn't respond directly to LeBron James on Sunday after the Cleveland Cavaliers star said a night earlier New York should have drafted Mavericks guard Denni...

Kyrie Irving And Boston Celtics Look Like Class Of East For Long Haul [Opinion]

The Boston Celtics are one of the trendy teams in the NBA. Even though they are fresh off an off-season in which they snagged emerging superstar guard Kyrie Irving and All-Star Gordon Hayward, th...

NBA Rumors: Knicks Waiving Ramon Sessions If They Fail To Find Suitable Deal For Mindaugas Kuzminskas

Rumors and speculations are swirling around the New York Knicks who are reportedly considering waiving Ramon Sessions if they fail to find a suitable trade deal for Mindaugas Kuzminskas. After se...

Saints hand Bucs fifth staright loss as Winston leaves with shoulder injury

NEW ORLEANS — The Saints extended their winning streak to six when Drew Brees completed 81.2 percent of his passes for 263 yards and two touchdowns in a 30-10 victory over reeling Tampa Bay on ...

Oklahoma outlasts Oklahoma State in insane Bedlam game: 3 takeaways

Here’s what we learned from the No. 5 Oklahoma Sooners taking down the No. 11 Oklahoma State Cowboys, 62-52, on Saturday afternoon in Stillwater.Bedlam is one of the most anticipated matchups i...

LeBron James' offensive eruption masks Cavaliers' league-worst defense

CLOSE SportsPulse: Trysta Krick breaks down the never-ending soap opera that is the NBA. USA TODAY SportsCleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) drives to the basket as Washington W...

Twitter reacts to LeBron James' insane performance against the Washington Wizards

With the Cleveland Cavaliers making a horrible start to the season and on a four-game losing streak, LeBron James decided to put the team on his back and take matters into his own hands. The Kin...