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Charlotte Hornets beat up on depleted New York Knicks

Charlotte Hornets beat up on depleted New York Knicks

Stephen Silas improved to 3-6 as the Hornets' acting head coach . Nicolas Batum led the Hornets in the loss to the Trail Blazers with 23 points, five assists and four rebounds. Notes: The Hornets have now beaten the Knicks seven straight times in Charlotte. Frank Ntilikina and Kyle O'Quinn each scored 10 points off of the bench for NY as they led the second unit.


Red Sox Bring Back Mitch Moreland

Red Sox Bring Back Mitch Moreland

He gets $6.5 million in each of the next two seasons as part of the deal announced Monday . ESPN's Scott Lauber reports Moreland's deal with the Red Sox is worth $13 million total, plus up to $1 million in incentives. Moreland also proved to be a pretty tough customer. His 2016 was a dismal one, and Moreland moved on to Boston , where he took a step forward in the hitter friendly Fenway Park.


Colin Kaepernick, Stephen Curry want in on Panthers ownership

Colin Kaepernick, Stephen Curry want in on Panthers ownership

In the letter posted just before 8 p.m. Sunday, Richardson said the team would go up for sale at the end of this season. The 81-year-old is stepping away from the daily operation of the team and will focus on the pending sale of the franchise.


Everton 3 Swansea City 1: Sigurdsson strike helps to sink former club

Everton 3 Swansea City 1: Sigurdsson strike helps to sink former club

With three minutes remaining in the first half, Martin Olsson nearly doubled Swansea's lead after rifling a shot from distance which went inches past the post. Jordan Pickford could do nothing about Fer's close range half-volley after the Dutchman had escaped Ashley Williams's attention, nipping around the back of the defender to give the visitors the lead with only their 10th goal of the campaign.


Cleveland Cavaliers expecting Isaiah Thomas to return soon

Cleveland Cavaliers expecting Isaiah Thomas to return soon

The official diagnosis was a right femoral-acetabular impingement with labral tear. However, that possibility now appears to be extremely unlikely as the latest reports suggest that he is still a few weeks away from being cleared to play following a hip injury.