Doc Rivers of LA Clippers fined for criticizing officials

NEW YORK — LA Clippers coach Doc Rivers has been fined $15,000 for criticizing the officiating after the Clippers’ loss to the Houston Rockets. The fine was announced Friday by Kiki VanDeWeghe, the NBA’s executive vice president of basketball operations. Clippers coach Doc Rivers took issue with the discrepancy in fouls called on his team […]


St Johnstone 1-1 Hibernian – BBC Sport

Highlights: St Johnstone 1-1 Hibernian Chris Kane’s late equaliser earned a point for St Johnstone against a Hibernian side who played 76 minutes with 10 men at McDiarmid Park. Efe Ambrose headed Hibs into an early lead, but with the game still in its infancy, goalkeeper Ofir Marciano was sent off for handling outside the […]


Sens edge Stars on Mike Hoffman’s OT winner

Mike Hoffman scored in overtime as Ottawa edged the Dallas Stars 3-2 on Friday and the Senators won their third game in a row for just the second time this season. Ottawa won on home ice for the first time since Feb. 17. Marian Gaborik and Matt Duchene scored for the Senators (26-33-11) while Craig […]


Kevin Durant of Golden State Warriors out two weeks

OAKLAND, Calif. — Warriors star Kevin Durant will be sidelined at least two weeks after an MRI on Friday revealed that the forward has an incomplete rib-cartilage fracture, the team announced. The two-week timetable would run to the end of March. Golden State, which entered Friday two games behind first-place Houston in the West, has […]


Football gossip: Lewandowski, Varane, Pochettino, Courtois, Son, Silva

Real Madrid have agreed a deal in principle to sign Bayern Munich and Poland striker Robert Lewandowski. The 29-year-old’s agent had also held talks with Chelsea and Manchester United. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish) Real Madrid’s 24-year-old defender Raphael Varane says Manchester United want him. The Frenchman was signed for the Spanish club by Jose […]


Monaco 2-1 Lille – BBC Sport

Rony Lopes has scored 11 goals for Monaco this season Champions Monaco cut Paris St-Germain’s lead at the top of Ligue 1 to 14 points by coming from behind to beat Lille. Forward Lebo Mothiba finished off a team move to put visitors Lille ahead in the first half. But Rony Lopes equalised on the […]