Celtics thriving two weeks after losing Gordon Hayward – ESPN

2:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment BOSTON — In the immediate aftermath of Gordon Hayward’s freak ankle injury, the Boston Celtics were rattled and uncertain how to respond. As pundits raced to adjust Boston’s season expectations, Celtics players themselves couldn’t help but hear the noise and wonder whether their own […]

Seattle Seahawks acquire Duane Brown from Texans – NFL.com

Duane Brown is on the move to a team that has needed him for most of the season. The veteran tackle has been traded to the Seattle Seahawks for cornerback Jeremy Lane, a second-round pick in 2019 and a fifth-round pick in 2018, a source informed of the deal told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. Seattle […]

Steelers’ Offense Only Becoming More Formidable As JuJu Smith-Schuster Breaks Out vs. Lions – Sports Illustrated

DETROIT — JuJu Smith-Schuster says he has picked out a Halloween costume, but “it’s a surprise.” It can’t be better than what he pulled off Sunday night, when he showed up to the Steelers game as Antonio Brown. Smith-Schuster caught a 97-yard touchdown pass, and finished with a Brown-like 193 receiving yards for what might […]

Deshaun Watson shows similarities to Wilson in showdown – NFL.com

Deshaun Watson shows similarities to Wilson in showdown – NFL.com

SEATTLE — The loudest, brashest member of the Legion of Boom strode across the CenturyLink Field turf Sunday afternoon and came face-to-face with a rookie quarterback with a limp in his gait, and Richard Sherman‘s eyes got wide with excitement. Here was Deshaun Watson, whose steely play had helped steady the Houston Texans after a […]

Pistons overcome 14-point deficit in Golden State – ESPN

11:25 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment OAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors were down six nearing a minute to go in the game. Stephen Curry tried to hit Klay Thompson at the top of the key, but defensive specialist Avery Bradley picked off the pass and went in to […]

40 things we learned in Week 8 of the 2017 NFL season – USA TODAY

40 things we learned in Week 8 of the 2017 NFL season – USA TODAY

x Embed x Share CLOSE Breaking down the defining moments from all the Week 8 matchups. USA TODAY Sports Seattle Seahawks tight end Jimmy Graham (88) celebrates after catching a touchdown pass during the second half against the Houston Texans at CenturyLink Field.(Photo: Troy Wayrynen, USA TODAY Sports) The 40 things we learned from Week […]

Bellinger, Dodgers top Astros 6-2 to tie World Series 2-all – FOXSports.com

Bellinger, Dodgers top Astros 6-2 to tie World Series 2-all – FOXSports.com

HOUSTON (AP) — Cody Bellinger pulled into second base with his first World Series hit and said: “It’s a miracle!” With the Dodgers three innings from falling into a deep deficit, the rookie slugger sparked a late comeback that stopped the Houston Astros’ surge. Hitless in 13 at-bats, Bellinger doubled and scored the tying run […]

Manfred’s leadership was tested with Gurriel — and he passed – ESPN

7:50 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment HOUSTON — Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred issued Yuli Gurriel a five-game suspension on Saturday with full knowledge that some segments of the baseball community — and perhaps people who have never even seen a baseball game — would be upset by the timing or […]