Basketball

Lakers rule Lonzo Ball, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope out vs. Pacers

LOS ANGELES — The Lakers ruled their starting backcourt of Lonzo Ball (sore left knee) and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (right Achilles tendon strain) out for Friday’s game against Indiana. Ball will miss his third straight game with the knee injury that the point guard suffered late during Saturday’s overtime win in Dallas. Caldwell-Pope injured his Achilles […]

Football

Chris Hughton: Brighton boss praises FA adoption of ‘Rooney Rule’

Chris Hughton has been in charge of Brighton since December 2014 Brighton boss Chris Hughton says the Football Association’s decision to interview at least one applicant from a black, Asian and minority ethnic background for future roles in the England set-up is “very promising”. English football’s governing body said on Tuesday that it is to […]

Hockey

Canada coach Ducharme learned his own golden rule – Tim Wharnsby on hockey – NHL on CBC Sports

When Canadian forward Alex Formenton slid the puck in for a late-game empty-net goal to clinch the gold medal, head coach Dominique Ducharme raised his arms and looked to the heavens. Defeating a stubborn and talented team from Sweden 3-1 in the world junior final in Buffalo, N.Y. on Friday was sweet redemption for him and the seven Canadian returning […]

Hockey

Canada coach Ducharme learned his own golden rule

When Canadian forward Alex Formenton slid the puck in for a late-game empty-net goal to clinch the gold medal, head coach Dominique Ducharme raised his arms and looked to the heavens. Defeating a stubborn and talented team from Sweden 3-1 in the world junior final in Buffalo, N.Y. on Friday was sweet redemption for him and the seven Canadian returning […]