Alex McLeish: Scotland replace Gordon Strachan with former boss

McLeish led Scotland to a shock victory over France in Paris in 2007, with James McFadden netting the stunning long-range winner Alex McLeish has agreed to become Scotland manager for the second time – 11 years after leaving the post. McLeish, 59, will sign a deal until 2020 and is the unanimous choice of the […]


Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George will replace New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins on Team LeBron in NBA All-Star Game

Thunder forward Paul George is replacing injured Pelicans big man DeMarcus Cousins on Team LeBron in the 2018 All-Star Game in Los Angeles, the NBA announced Saturday. Cousins, selected as a starter in the Western Conference and drafted by LeBron James, will miss the remainder of the season after rupturing his left Achilles tendon on […]


Leafs recall Calvin Pickard to replace injured backup goalie

The Toronto Maple Leafs recalled goaltender Calvin Pickard on Friday and announced that netminder Curtis McElhinney has suffered a lower-body injury. Pickard has a 10-5-0 record with a 2.20 goals-against average and .919 save percentage in 15 games this season with the Toronto Marlies. McElhinney has a 3-4-0 mark as a backup to Frederik Andersen. […]


Wales: Manager contenders to replace Chris Coleman

Chris Coleman: Farewell to a Welsh managerial hero How do you replace the most successful manager in the history of Welsh football? That is exactly the conundrum facing the Football Association of Wales following Chris Coleman’s decision to resign as national team head coach. The prevalent feeling among Welsh supporters is that Wales’ loss is […]