Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says they were “lucky” to be awarded an offside goal but deserved their 2-0 victory away at Swansea. MATCH REPORT: Swansea City 0-2 Tottenham Hotspur Watch highlights on Match of the Day on Tuesday 2 January at 22:45 GMT on BBC One, the BBC Sport app and this website.
As expected, the Canadian junior team overwhelmed Slovakia 6-0 to open the 2018 IIHF World Under-20 Championship with back-to-back wins in Buffalo. The victory on Wednesday evening was stress-free, especially after Rhonda and John Bean watched from the stands as their son Jake Bean returned to action in the second period following a violent collision into the […]
Garry Monk left Leeds in the summer to take charge of Middlesbrough Championship side Middlesbrough parted company with manager Garry Monk hours after a 2-1 win at Sheffield Wednesday. The former Swansea and Leeds United boss has been replaced by academy manager Craig Liddle on an interim basis “while a successor is appointed”, the club […]
Jozy Altidore had lots to say to fans at Toronto FC’s victory parade, two days after their MLS Cup triumph. The former Hull and Sunderland striker scored as Toronto became the first Canadian team to win the MLS Cup, beating Seattle Sounders in the final. Pictures from Toronto FC WATCH MORE: ‘Clear errors can be […]
CHICAGO — Chicago Bulls forwards Nikola Mirotic and Bobby Portis are making the type of professional transition that many never thought possible two months ago when Portis broke Mirotic’s face and gave him a concussion after a scuffle in practice. The pair combined for 47 points and 12 rebounds as the Bulls knocked off the […]
Shayne Gostisbehere and Claude Giroux each had a goal and an assist for the Philadelphia Flyers in a 4-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday. Michael Raffl and Wayne Simmonds also scored for the Flyers (11-11-7), who won their third straight after a dreadful 10-game losing streak. Jakub Voracek had three assists. Philadelphia’s Brian […]
1:18 Kyrie Irving shines in the Celtics’ victory, going head-to-head with Mavericks rookie Dennis Smith Jr. and proving impossible to guard, in the 97-90 win. BOSTON — Boston Celtics big man Al Horford was assessing his team’s latest rally from a double-digit deficit — No. 7 of the 2017-18 season saw the short-handed Celtics charge […]