Wrexham, Arsenal, Man City, Mitoma, the sea

When the FA Cup fourth-round docket became concrete, there was little chance any recap of the round would start with anything other than the result of Manchester City vs Arsenal. That little chance, fittingly, might’ve been Welsh side Wrexham AFC. [ MORE: Premier League fixtures | Newcastle buys Gordon ] American soccer has, had, and … Read more

Chiefs vs. Bengals score, takeaways: Patrick Mahomes, Kansas City advance to Super Bowl on game-winning FG

The Kansas City Chiefs have avenged their AFC Championship loss of a year ago and finally got into the win column against Joe Burrow and the Bengals, defeating Cincinnati 23-20 in the conference title game Sunday to advance to Super Bowl LVII. Harrison Butker was able to kick the 45-yard game-winning field goal after Patrick … Read more

Boozer twins, Bronny James and others carving their own paths

Every few years, one or two players pop up on the high school circuit with familiar last names. Shareef O’Neal, Shaquille O’Neal’s son, was a four-star power forward who originally committed to UCLA before transferring to LSU. Zaire Wade, Dwyane Wade’s son, played alongside Bronny James at Sierra Canyon High School (Chatsworth, California) before joining … Read more

Brighton 2 – 1 Liverpool

Brighton dumped holders Liverpool out of the FA Cup thanks to a brilliant 92nd minute winner from Kaoru Mitoma as the Seagulls ran out deserved 2-1 victors to earn progression to the fifth round of the competition. The hosts, as expected, were without wantedaway midfielder Moises Caicedo, who went public with his desire to leave … Read more

The trade deadline is rapidly approaching

Week 16 is the final full week of action before the February 9 trade deadline, which means fantasy managers are running out of time to identify players who may be worth stashing until after that day passes. Conversations focused on players such as Jakob Poeltl, Eric Gordon, and Jae Crowder will only intensify between now … Read more

NFL head coach, GM interview tracker: Dolphins close in on Vic Fangio as new DC; Rams name Mike LaFleur OC

Getty Images All but four NFL teams have reached the beginning of the offseason with the hunt for the Super Bowl crown continuing on Sunday with the two conference title games. Several teams have already made the decision to change key positions within the organization, whether that be a general manager, head coach or coordinator. … Read more

Stephen’s Study: With love to Mikal Bridges, Chris Paul

After compiling a seven-point lead at the half, a steady and spirited run from the San Antonio Spurseven amidst a prolific stretch from Chris Paul, saw them tie this one against the Phoenix Suns at the end of regulation. Overtime would see more master manipulation from Paul, but even more from Mikal Bridges in the … Read more

SEC basketball show debuts Monday with focus on Kentucky

Kentucky men’s basketball coach Adolph Rupp, right, and his son, Herky Rupp, watch a practice session in 1959. Rupp coached the Wildcats from 1930 to 1972. E. Martin Jessee Herald-Leader file photo From now until the postseason, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays will be the only time to catch Southeastern Conference basketball. Starting this week, however, … Read more