Son Heung-min thrived on responsibility against Preston – Cristian Stellini

Tottenham assistant coach Cristian Stellini believes Son Heung-min thrived on the extra responsibility he was given in Harry Kane’s absence on Saturday night as his second-half brace powered Spurs to a 3-0 FA Cup win at Preston. Record-chasing Kane was kept in reserve on the bench after suffering with illness in the days since he … Read more

Geno Auriemma rips officiating at halftime of Lady Vols’ game against UConn

coach isn’t always diplomatic in hiding his emotions. That continued Thursday, when ESPN’s Holly Rowe asked Auriemma a question about allowing the Lady Vols to work on the offensive glass and at the free throw line in the second quarter of at Thompson-Boling Arena. The Huskies led 33-17 after one quarter, but the Lady Vols … Read more

LeBron James drops 20 points against Spurs while approaching Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s all-time scoring record

is getting closer. James entered Wednesday night’s game against the needing just 178 points to pass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the NBA’s all-time scoring leader. While he didn’t put up the performance he did on Tuesday night, James still chipped away at that number in a solid win over the San Antonio Spurs. James finished with … Read more

LeBron James drops 20 against Spurs while approaching Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s scoring record

is getting closer. James entered Wednesday night’s game against the needing just 178 points to pass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the NBA’s all-time scoring leader. While he didn’t put up the performance he did on Tuesday night, James still chipped away at that number in a solid win over the San Antonio Spurs. James finished with … Read more

Damian Lillard drops season-high 60 points against Jazz, falls just shy of career mark

Damian Lillard went off on Wednesday night at the Moda Center. Lillard put up a season-high 60 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 134-124 win over the after a wild scoring outburst in the third quarter. He narrowly missed his career-best of 61 points, however, after a late 3-pointer fell short. Lillard … Read more

At least 24 civil servants involved in complaints against Dominic Raab, say sources

Dominic Raab is facing a much broader than originally anticipated with at least 24 civil servants involved in formal complaints against him, the Guardian understands. Government insiders believe the depth of the inquiry and severity of some of the claims means the deputy prime minister will struggle to survive in post, and throws further doubt … Read more

Reyna again rescues Dortmund with late winner against Mainz

BERLIN (AP) — Gio Reyna again came off the bench to score a late winner for Borussia Dortmund, securing a 2-1 victory at Mainz in the Bundesliga on Wednesday. Reyna also scored Dortmund’s late winner in a 4-3 win against Augsburg on Sunday, and repeated the feat in Mainz after coming on with just under … Read more

Knicks’ Isaiah Hartenstein talks ‘monster’ final play that sealed win against Cavaliers

fans were hoping for a signature Isaiah Hartenstein moment this season, and they finally got one Tuesday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers. With the clock winding down and New York up, 105-103, Cavaliers star Donovan Mitchell had the ball looking to win the game or send it to overtime. Mitchell blew past Julius Randle with … Read more

Drag queens speak against Missouri bills on transgender kids

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Dozens of advocates, including drag queens in full makeup, rallied Tuesday at Missouri’s Capitol against bills banning transgender athletes from participating on girls sports teams, and public drag shows. Jordan Braxton, who is in leadership at the advocacy group TransParent and performs in drag as Dieta Pepsi, told a group … Read more