Football

Chelsea stadium: £1bn Stamford Bridge plan moves step closer

The Crosthwaites’ home is dwarfed by what will be Europe’s most expensive stadium at £1bn Chelsea’s £1bn development of Stamford Bridge has moved a step closer after Hammersmith and Fulham Council passed a motion that will prevent an injunction blocking the plans. It was taken out by a neighbouring family, the Crosthwaites, who argue the […]

Basketball

Board OKs plan for LeBron James’ ‘I Promise’ school in Akron

AKRON, Ohio — The school board in LeBron James’ Ohio hometown has approved the plan for a public school being created in partnership with the NBA star’s foundation. The LeBron James Family Foundation says the “I Promise” School in Akron will be geared toward educating students who are at risk of falling behind. It will […]

Basketball

Draymond Green of Golden State Warriors sitting out due to rest plan

OAKLAND, Calif. — Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green sat out Friday night’s game against the Chicago Bulls as part of a plan coach Steve Kerr said the two agreed upon over the offseason in which Green will periodically sit out games just to rest. Kerr said the decision came in part because Green’s hard-charging […]

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Chris Paul’s injury causes Rockets to re-evaluate James Harden plan – Houston Rockets Blog

HOUSTON — The heavy burden on James Harden’s shoulders, a major factor in the MVP runner-up’s miserable finish during last season’s Western Conference semifinals, had been eased as far as the Rockets’ front office was concerned. No longer would Harden feel the pressure to create possession after possession after possession now that he had a […]