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Ibaka, Johnson suspended for throwing punches

Ibaka, Johnson suspended for throwing punches

Two teams chasing the Boston Celtics for the best record in the Eastern Conference will square off Thursday in Toronto when the short-handed Raptors (28-11) host the Cleveland Cavaliers (26-14) as small home underdogs. The second-place Raptors hadn't faced them since last April in the regular season. The NBA has suspended Heat forward James Johnson and Raptors forward Serge Ibaka one game each without pay for exchanging punches in Tuesday night's game in Toronto.


Curry, James lead fan voting for All-Star game

Curry, James lead fan voting for All-Star game

With the second round of fan returns for the 2018 All-Star voting, LeBron James and Stephen Curry now lead their respective conferences. The Bucks forward is now second (1,480,954 votes) followed by Boston Celtics Kyrie Irving (1,370,643 votes), and the Warriors Curry (1,369,658 votes) and Durrant (1,326,059 votes).


Everton signing says he has the strength needed to play in England

Everton signing says he has the strength needed to play in England

Everton manager Sam Allardyce reveals that talks are "ongoing" with Arsenal over a January move for attacker Theo Walcott . Allardyce said: "You are all aware of our interest in Theo". "If that is possible to get over the line, I would be delighted but obviously there is negotiations that are happening at the moment". Walcott has scored 108 times in 396 appearances for Arsenal and has 18 months remaining on his deal at the Emirates Stadium.


Conte on Chelsea future: Anything is possible

Conte on Chelsea future: Anything is possible

Mourinho was then told by a journalist that Conte had been charged by football authorities in the past with failing to report match-fixing - he was cleared of any wrongdoing in 2016 - to which the United boss replied "Did he?" Last week, there were reports that Chelsea are planning to replace manager Antonio Conte with Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone at the end of the season, however, Daily Mail has revealed that Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri is the man in line to take ...


Divisional Playoff Round Game Scout: Jaguars at Steelers

Divisional Playoff Round Game Scout: Jaguars at Steelers

With the struggles on the back end, it is going to fall on guys like Cam Heyward, Javon Hargrave and Tyson Alualu to control the tempo of the game. Lee returned from a sprained ankle last week and played 35 of the Jaguars' 59 offensive snaps against the Bills.