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Leonard, Los Angeles set for matchup against Orlando

Los Angeles Clippers (32-14, third in the Western Conference) vs. Orlando Magic (21-25, seventh in the Eastern Conference) Orlando; Sunday, 6 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Kawhi Leonard and the Los Angeles Clippers visit the Orlando Magic. Leonard currently ranks seventh in the league scoring 27.3 points per game. Article continues below ... The Magic are 13-10 on their home court. Orlando averages...

NBA scores, Zion Williamson news, video, highlights, block, dunk, New Orleans Pelicans

Zion Williamson threw down his first dunk in the NBA, before getting way up for a block — shining in the second game of his career.Unfortunately, it came in a loss, with his New Orleans Pelicans falling 113-106 to the Denver Nuggets on Saturday (AEDT).Williamson finished with 15 points in about 21 minutes for New Orleans. The Pelicans...

LeBron James passes Kobe Bryant for 3rd on NBA scoring list

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — LeBron James moved past Kobe Bryant for third place on the NBA’s career scoring list, getting the milestone on a driving layup against the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night. The Los Angeles Lakers star scored the basket with 7:23 left in the third quarter and he waved to a Sixers crowd that gave him a rousing...

Westbrook scores season-high 45, Rockets beat Wolves 131-124

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When James Harden went through shooting slumps in the past, the Houston Rockets would be hard-pressed to survive lackluster production from their star guard. With Russell Westbrook, Houston has another player who can shoulder a huge scoring burden. Westbrook scored a season-high 45 points and had 10 assists, and the Rockets overcame another tough night from Harden...

5 things about Raiders’ first game in Las Vegas

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is part of an occasional series on the history of the Raiders. The Raiders are coming to Las Vegas this year. Actually, they are coming for a second time. The first time was temporary. On Aug. 24, 1964, the Oakland Raiders played the Houston Oilers in an American Football League preseason game at old Cashman Field downtown. “I remember...

NFL shamelessly grabs Kaepernick’s message

The images are haunting.Dramatic music, punctuated by the beeping sound of an open car door. The silhouette of former Florida State and NFL star Anquan Boldin, wearing sunglasses and sitting at the wheel of his vehicle.“Yeah, I’ll never forget that night,” Boldin says, before going on to recount how his cousin, Corey Jones, was gunned down by a...

Man Utd transfer news: Glazers ‘unhappy’ and are questioning Ed Woodward over transfers | Football | Sport

Manchester United’s owners the Glazers are “unhappy” with current performances on the pitch and have questioned executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward over recent signings, claims transfer expert Duncan Castles. United’s 2-0 loss at home to Burnley on Wednesday left the Red Devils six points off the Champions League qualification places.“What I’m hearing is that the Glazers are paying attention...

Nicolás Tagliafico commits to Ajax for the rest of the season

It’s been two years since Nicolás Tagliafico joined Ajax from Independiente for just €4m. Since then, the 25-time Argentina international has arguably turned into one of the better left-backs in all of world football. It’s no wonder the 27-year-old has received a plethora...

Bulls not considering trading Zach LaVine

Chicago Bulls shooting guard Zach LaVine’s name has come up in trade rumors recently. With the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly listening to offers for small forward Kyle Kuzma, some around the league believe a trade sending LaVine to the Lakers and Kuzma to the Bulls would benefit both sides ahead of...

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Pro Football Weekly’s Week 5 Power Rankings

Pro Football Weekly’s Power Rankings are updated every Tuesday during the NFL’s regular season and intended to rank teams based on their talent...

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