Chris Paul holds it down as Rockets beat Suns 112-95

PHOENIX, Arizona — CP3 says don’t worry James Harden, I can hold it down until you get healthy as he guided Houston to a 112-95 win over the Suns on Friday night. Chris Paul scored 25 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assist to lead six Houston players in double figures and the Rockets improved to…

Williams scores 30 points as Clippers hold on for win against Kings

SACRAMENTO, California — Lou Williams finished with 30 points and six assists, one night after scoring a career-high 50 against defending champion Golden State, to lead the LA Clippers (20-21) to a 121-115 victory over the Sacramento Kings. The Clippers posted 43 points in the second quarter for the their third straight win. Williams had…

Tigers ink Nicholas Castellanos, Alex Wilson, and Shane Greene

DETROIT, Michigan — The Tigers have agreed to a one-year, $6.05 million contract with Nicholas Castellanos, avoiding arbitration. The Tigers also reached one-year deals with right-handers Alex Wilson ($1,925,000) and Shane Greene ($1.95 million). Shortstop Jose Iglesias is still eligible for arbitration. He is asking for $6.8 million, and the team is offering $5.6 million….

Irving, Celtics overcome 22 point-deficit to defeat 76ers in London

LONDON, England — The Boston Celtics battled back from a 22 point – deficit to beat the tPhiladelphia 76ers on Thursday night 114-103. Kyrie Irving had 20 points, seven assists and six rebounds for Boston – who is on a seven game winning streak. During a key stretch during the second quarter the Celtics held…

Lou Williams Orders a 50-Piece on the Warriors in Last Nights Victory

OAKLAND, California — Last night Lou Williams led the LA Clippers to a victory against the reigning champions – Golden State, scoring 50 points, 7 assist and 2 rebounds. Lou shot a career high, while continuing to have the season of his life. Lou Williams has always been titled in the league as a “professional scorer,”…

NFL Announces London Schedule for 3 games in 2018

NEW YORK, New York — The NFL announced its 2018 schedule for London on Thursday with the matchups, locations and potential dates for its U.K. series.Game times for each contest will be announced at a later date. The NFL releases the full 2018 schedule around mid-April. “This is another important year as we develop our…

Kevin Durant second-youngest player to reach 20,000-point mark

OAKLAND, California– Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant scored his 20,000th career point with 1:41 remaining in the second quarter of Wednesday’s 125-106 loss to the LA Clippers on Wednesday night at Oracle Arena, becoming the second-youngest player in NBA history, behind LeBron James, to reach that milestone. Durant scored his 25th point on a…

Ball Brothers Combine for 29 points in Lithuanian Debut

LITHUANIA — The Ball Brothers, LiAngelo and LaMelo along with the the Big Baller Brand made their professional debut as they both combined for 29 points for Lithuanian club Prienai Vytautas on Tuesday. Vytautas played its first match of the Big Baller Brand Challenge, a series of five “friendly” games to welcome the brothers to…

Cincinnati Bengals hire Teryl Austin as defensive coordinator

CINCINNATI, Ohio — The Cincinnati Bengals hired former Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin as their new DC on Monday, the team announced. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport first reported the development. Guenther, Cincinnati’s defensive coordinator of four years under Marvin Lewis, is expected to join Jon Gruden’s super staff when Gruden is introduced on…

The New York Knicks and Squarespace Announce the Make It Awards

NEW YORK , Jan. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The New York Knicks today announced that they have partnered with leading website building platform Squarespace to kick off “Make It Awards,” a program that will provide select tri-state area entrepreneurs with the funds and exposure they need to hustle hard, and bring their businesses to…