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Thompson first player to post 60 points in under 30 minutes

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 1:37am
(The Sports Xchange) - Klay Thompson remembers the night Kobe Bryant scored 81 points against the Toronto Raptors on Jan. 22, 2006.

No luck needed as Colts down Jets 41-10

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:06am
(The Sports Xchange) - Quarterback Andrew Luck and tight end Dwayne Allen connected on three first-half touchdown passes on Monday night as the Indianapolis Colts routed the New York Jets 41-10.

Brazil builder admits to World Cup stadium cartel in deal with regulator

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 3:42pm
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Andrade Gutierrez Engenharia SA, Brazil's second-largest construction firm, has admitted to being part of a cartel for building World Cup soccer stadiums under a leniency agreement with antitrust regulator Cade, the agency said on Monday.

Ricciardo promises to unlock 'hidden Honey Badger'

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 1:11pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Daniel Ricciardo is ready to "unlock the hidden Honey Badger" when he starts training for next season's new-look Formula One.

Formula One returns to France after 10-year absence

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 8:57am
PARIS (Reuters) - The French Formula One Grand Prix will return in 2018 after a 10-year absence with the race scheduled to take place at the Circuit Paul Ricard in southern France, regional politician Christian Estrosi said on Monday.

Alonso happy at McLaren, says Brown

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 8:34am
LONDON (Reuters) - McLaren have no fears about losing Fernando Alonso to Mercedes after Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg's sudden retirement, the team's new executive director Zak Brown said on Monday.

Under Armour signs first professional league deal with MLB

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 8:23am
(Reuters) - Sportswear maker Under Armour Inc signed a 10-year contract with Major League Baseball as its official uniform provider in its first-ever deal with a professional league.

Court of Arbitration for Sport maintains ban for ex-FIFA head Blatter

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 7:48am
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Monday maintained a six-year ban from soccer for former FIFA president Sepp Blatter amid corruption allegations, a spokesman for Blatter said.

I'd prefer to win game than score, says Zlatan

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 4:42am
(Reuters) - Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic would have preferred a victory for his team to scoring a goal in the 1-1 draw against Everton in the Premier League on Sunday.

Panthers' Newton benched for first series due to dress code violation

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 11:15pm
(Reuters) - Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was benched for the start of his team’s 40-7 loss to the Seattle Seahawks due to a dress-code violation, NBC reported on Sunday.

Seahawks safety Thomas breaks leg, considers retirement

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 10:21pm
(Reuters) - Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas fractured his lower left leg on Sunday against the Carolina Panthers and later said he was considering retiring from the NFL.

Yankees land Holliday on one-year-deal

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 8:51pm
(Reuters) - The New York Yankees have landed free agent Matt Holliday, agreeing to terms with the power-hitting outfielder on Sunday, according to a report on Major League Baseball's website. The contract will be a one-year deal with $13 million.

Selig, Schuerholz make Hall of Fame

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 8:43pm
(Reuters) - Former Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig and long-time MLB executive John Schuerholz were elected to the baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.

U.S. skeleton athletes seek boycott of Sochi championships

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 6:43pm
(Reuters) - U.S. skeleton athletes are considering boycotting the world championships in Sochi next year in protest at the Russian doping scandal and how it has been handled, the New York Times reported on Sunday.

Golf: Tiger upbeat after mixed fortunes on his Bahamas return

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 6:35pm
(Reuters) - Tiger Woods' return to competition after an absence of nearly 16 months was a mixed bag, though the former world number one said he had a great week simply competing at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas.

Matsuyama wins fourth tournament in five starts

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 3:51pm
(Reuters) - Japan's Hideki Matsuyama, the hottest player in world golf over the past two months, survived a shaky back nine to clinch his fourth win in five starts with a two-stroke victory at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas on Sunday.

NFL: Rams extend contract of head coach Fisher

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 12:07pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Despite being mired in another losing season, the Los Angeles Rams have handed head coach Jeff Fisher a contract extension.

Golf: Stone cruises to comfortable Alfred Dunhill Championship win

Sun, 12/04/2016 - 7:34am
MALELANE, South Africa (Reuters) - Brandon Stone claimed a second European Tour victory as he ran away from the field for a seven-stroke triumph at the Alfred Dunhill Championship at the Leopard Creek Country Club on Sunday.