BOSTON (Sporting Alert) — Former Boston stars Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett both start for the Brooklyn Nets against the Celtics on Sunday night at TD Garden.
MILAN (Sporting Alert) — Keisuke Honda starts for AC Milan in today’s Coppa Italia Cup clash against Spezia at the San Siro. The game will see interim boss Mauro Tassotti coaching the side, following the sacking of Massimiliano Allegri.
DENVER (Sporting Alert) — TNT Overtime online player and the Turner Network Television will carry live streaming and TV coverage of the NBA game between the Denver Nuggets and Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night.
Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs all suffered defeats in the NBA on Thursday, while the Portland Trail Blazers picked up a victory in their fixture.
Taj Gibson scored 20 points off the bench and the Chicago Bulls took over the game in the third quarter on their way to defeating the Brooklyn Nets 95-78 on Christmas Day.
D.J. Augustin will come off the bench for the Chicago Bulls’ Christmas Day visit to the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday afternoon.