Bryant

Lakers drop Bryant future hint

Los Angeles Lakers president Jim Buss hinted the club would be ready to hold discussions about possibly extending Kobe Bryant’s NBA career when the star’s current contract expires at the end of the 2015-2016 season. Buss told the Los Angeles Times in an interview published on Friday that Bryant’s history…

Tevez stays put on transfer deadline day

Tevez stays put on transfer deadline day

After a frantic final day of dealing twelve months ago, this year’s January transfer window has passed off in a far less febrile atmosphere. Despite not going anywhere, Manchester City’s Carlos Tevez still managed to hog the headlines as he lodged an appeal with the English Premier League over his…

Bayern lose at Moenchengladbach as Bundesliga resumes

Bayern lose at Moenchengladbach as Bundesliga resumes

Leaders Bayern Munich crashed to a 3-1 defeat at Borussia Moenchengladbach Friday as the Bundesliga resumed after the winter break. Patrick Herrmann scored twice to sink Bayern and lift his side into second in the standings, a single point behind after 18 games. Third-placed reigning champions Borussia Dortmund can draw…

Sebastian Vettel

Vettel claims pole ahead of Ferrari pair in Montreal

World champion Sebastian Vettel continued his domination of the Formula One season as he claimed pole position Saturday for the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal. The runaway title leader clocked a time of one minute 13.014 seconds on the testing street circuit to hold off the Ferrari pair of Fernando…

Finals Preview: When Miami has the ball

Three teams finished the regular season in the top 10 in both points scored and allowed per possession. Two of them now meet in the Finals, a reminder that the “defense wins championships” cliché is far too simplistic to explain a complicated game. The Heat took out three mediocre offensive…

kaka

Kaka, Tevez set to stay

South American soccer stars Kaka and Carlos Tevez have indicated they will stay at their respective clubs despite being linked with big-money moves in the European close-season. Brazil star Kaka has reportedly again been targeted by Tevez’s English side Manchester City, who wanted the former world player of the year…