Basketball

NBA — Which player had the best sneakers in Week 13?

9:16 AM ET Nick DePaulaESPN As the Boston Celtics made their way across the Atlantic this week, franchise point guard Kyrie Irving had a special-edition pair of shoes worked up for the team’s matchup with the Philadelphia 76ers at the city’s famed O2 Arena. Styled in a washed navy-and-yellow inspired by the building’s color palette, […]

Football

Bayer Leverkusen 1-3 Bayern Munich

Franck Ribery has taken 10 Bundesliga games of an injury-hit season to score his first goal Bayern Munich went 14 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga after beating Bayer Leverkusen in the first game following the winter break. Javi Martinez blasted in the opener from close range. Leon Bailey hit the bar for […]

Tennis

Tennis betting: 13 players sanctioned in 2017 after Tennis Integrity Unit investigations

Behind-the-scenes at the Tennis Integrity Unit Thirteen players were sanctioned in 2017 after investigations by the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU). Five were banned over match-fixing claims, while other cases involved low-ranked players betting on tennis. The number of match alerts for suspicious betting patterns fell last year to 241, from 292 in 2016. The alerts […]

Football

Hellas Verona 1-3 Juventus – BBC Sport

Paulo Dybala has scored in each of his last four Serie A appearances against Verona Paulo Dybala scored twice as Juventus beat Verona to move back to within a point of Serie A leaders Napoli. Blaise Matuidi put Juve ahead, firing in the rebound after Gonzalo Higuain’s shot was tipped onto the post. Martin Caceres […]

Football

Torino 1-3 Napoli – BBC Sport

Marek Hamsik is in his 10th year at Napoli Marek Hamsik equalled Diego Maradona’s record as Napoli’s all-time top goalscorer as the Italian side beat Torino to go top of Serie A. The Slovakia midfielder scored his 115th goal for the club by sweeping home Dries Mertens’ pass for his side’s third. Kalidou Koulibaly headed […]