Andrew Luck will not play for the Indianapolis Colts in Thursday night’s NFL Week 5 clash with the Houston Texans with a shoulder injury.
No. 6 Auburn survived a big scare in college football Week 2 action after rallying to beat Jacksonville State in overtime and avoid one of the biggest upsets in years.
BEIJING, China, Sporting Alert – Kaliese Spencer will lineup in the second semi-final of the women’s 400m hurdles and will take American world leader Shamier Little in Beijing.
WASHINGTON, DC (Sporting Alert) — Jeff Teague scored 26 points and dished out eight assists and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Washington Wizards 106-101 in Game 4 of the Western Conference semis on Monday night.
BROOKLYN (Sporting Alert) — Deron Williams scored a game-high 35 points and the Brooklyn Nets rallied to beat the Atlanta Hawks 120-115 in overtime in Game 4 to tie the series 2-2 on Tuesday night.
Kyrie Irving is 5-of-8 from the field, including 2-of-3 from three-point range for 12 points and the Cavaliers lead the Boston Celtics, 51-50 at halftime in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference first round game in Cleveland on Tuesday.
Santa Clara, California (Sporting Alert) — After stepping out of conference to secure an 82-64 victory over Memphis at the weekend, No. 2 Gonzaga returns to league play on Thursday night at Santa Clara.
ATLANTA (Sporting Alert) — Paul Millsap scored 21 points and led five of his teammates into double-digit scoring and the Atlanta Hawks secured a 105-99 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night.
Derrick Rose and Pau Gasol each collected double-doubles and the Chicago Bulls used a strong second half to beat the Boston Celtics 119-103 in the NBA on Friday night. Also on the night, Kevin Durant scored 36 points and pulled down nine rebounds and Serge Ibaka added 27 points and eight boards in the Oklahoma City Thunder’s 127-115 victory over the Golden State Warriors.
The inaugural NCAA college football playoff gets underway on New Year’s Day, as the nation’s top four ranked teams seek a place in the championship game.
MEMPHIS (Sporting Alert) — The Memphis Grizzlies beat Golden State 105-98 on Tuesday night to stop the Warriors’ 16 game win streak.