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Sports Isaiah Thomas to make Cavs debut tomorrow, but won't play against Celtics
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas to make Cavs debut tomorrow, but won't play against Celtics

It will not only be his awaited return at the TD Garden, it may also be his first game this season (he has sat out all of the Cleveland Cavaliers' 36 games this year due to a hip injury). Still, this will be disappointing for Celtics fans, who likely are looking forward to both seeing what Boston's toughest postseason competition will look like at full health and thanking Thomas for his contributions to the team last season.

Sports Outback Bowl Michigan Wolverines vs South Carolina Gamecocks Start Time, Odds
Author: 0 Outback Bowl Michigan Wolverines vs South Carolina Gamecocks Start Time, Odds

Wolverines are 21-24 overall - 3-2 in Tampa, including 33-28 to SC in 2013 Outback. "Once we stop the run and make them throw it, we should [have] the advantage", SC linebacker Skai Moore said. They will be facing a Maize, Blue and Orange swarm that likes to harass and harangue opposing quarterbacks with relentless pressure and an in-your-face style of defense.

Sports Tottenham Hotspur Harry Kane looking to get better in 2018
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur Harry Kane looking to get better in 2018

That also meant the England global bagged 39 Premier League goals in this calendar year, breaking Alan Shearer's record in the process, and Kane is confident of improving in 2018. "For sure I would like to play with Kane, he's a big player, one of the best strikers in the world, but in this moment when I spoke with him (Pochettino) there was no chance to leave Real Madrid ".

Author: 0 Josh McDaniels, Matt Patricia To Interview For These Head-Coaching Jobs

The annual purging of National Football League head coaches - also known as Black Monday - has come, and so has the now-perennial question of whether or not Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels and/or defensive coordinator Matt Patrica will replace newly fired coaches.

Sports Bruce Arians announces retirement from coaching
Author: 0 Bruce Arians announces retirement from coaching

He arrived with a swagger and the plan to do it his way, weaving his "no risk-it, no biscuit" and "coach 'em hard, hug 'em later" philosophies with his "cool uncle" persona. If Arians never returns to the National Football League, at least he entertained fans with his outspoken personality and colorful language . Arians, the Colts offensive coordinator in 2012, took over as the interim head coach while Chuck Pagano underwent cancer treatments and battled leukemia.

Sports Gabriel Jesus: Manchester City striker out for 'one or two months'
Author: 0 Gabriel Jesus: Manchester City striker out for 'one or two months'

Manchester City are unbeaten this season, winning 18 and drawing 2. City failed to score in a league game for the first time this season as Palace showed no inferiority complex. But the previously sensational Belgian's set-pieces were off colour - only one of six deliveries was risky, and his passing accuracy (80%) was less than any other starting City player.

Sports Liverpool player ratings: Burnley v Liverpool
Author: 0 Liverpool player ratings: Burnley v Liverpool

It was the late late show at Turf Moor as the reds beat Burnley thanks to a 94th minute goal from Ragnar Klavan - with the assist from Dejan Lovren . Carragher was preparing to commentate on Everton vs Manchester United and learned of Klavan's late victor at the ideal moment. Liverpool started as the brighter of the two sides as their trademark pressure off the ball forced the Clarets into rushing in possession, but the visitors' lack of creativity up front showed in the absence of ...

Sports Chicago Bears fire John Fox, commence search for staff to maximize Trubisky
Author: 0 Chicago Bears fire John Fox, commence search for staff to maximize Trubisky

Fox was a head coaching veteran who was respected around the league, and the hope was he could restore order in a dysfunctional locker room and guide the Bears to winning ways. Never considered a strong in-game coach, Fox seemed to lose the fan base through his ultra conservatism, in addition to his unwillingness to divulge even the most benign information to the media.

Sports Brighton 11/8 to beat Bournemouth in Monday's Premier League battle
Author: 0 Brighton 11/8 to beat Bournemouth in Monday's Premier League battle

Anthony Knockaert has not been a sniff of the player that terrorised Championship defenders. " Bournemouth have rediscovered their scoring form and deserved the win against Everton". Brighton are winless in eight games in this fixture since a 3-2 home victory in League One on New Year's Day 2008. Neither side has been particularly prolific this season; the Seagulls have scored just 15 goals thus far this term, while the Cherries have scored just 20 times in the top tier.

Author: 0 Raiders Ready To Pursue Jon Gruden

According to National Football League insider Adam Schefter of ESPN, Gruden will be the next head coach of the Oakland Raiders . Gruden has become a television superstar with ESPN and has a brand of his own that will further announce the Silver and Black's presence when they arrive in their new home.

Sports Dawid Malan set to cover for Ben Stokes in England ODI squad
Author: 0 Dawid Malan set to cover for Ben Stokes in England ODI squad

The all-rounder remains in limbo due to the delay on a decision on whether or not he'll be charged in the Bristol incident in September, which led to his arrest for allegedly inflicting bodily harm on a man. The case also led to the suspension of the pair indefinitely by the European Central Bank. There has been no update on whether Stokes would be charged or not since.

Sports Raiders fire Del Rio amid Gruden links
Author: 0 Raiders fire Del Rio amid Gruden links

Del Rio had been the ninth coach in Oakland since Gruden left but the only one to get the team to the playoffs. All signs point to Gruden becoming the Raiders next head coach. Allen met his demise earlier that year when the Raiders laid an egg on an global stage in London against the Dolphins. "That's where we're at right now".

Sports Bears will have eighth pick in National Football League draft
Author: 0 Bears will have eighth pick in National Football League draft

Only three of the top seven picks in this mock are non-quarterbacks: Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick ( Indianapolis Colts ), Penn State running back Saquon Barkley (Browns) and North Carolina State edge defender Bradley Chubb ( Tampa Bay Buccaneers ).

Sports Buffalo Bills Fans Celebrated Like Crazy When Team Clinched Playoff Berth
Author: 0 Buffalo Bills Fans Celebrated Like Crazy When Team Clinched Playoff Berth

The Bills are back in the playoffs for the first time since 1999 and they want to celebrate. The Ravens could have conceivably put together a reasonable drive to win; they had their timeouts and everything. The 59-year-old Pennsylvania native took over the Bengals in 2003, which makes him the league's second longest-tenured head coach behind the New England Patriots' Bill Belichick (2000).

Sports Bills RB LeSean McCoy carted off with ankle injury
Author: 0 Bills RB LeSean McCoy carted off with ankle injury

Joe Flacco and the Ravens turned around a 24-10 third-quarter deficit to lead the Cincinnati Bengals , 27-24, in a scoreline that would have punched the Ravens' ticket to the Wild Card round instead of the Bills. Cutler, 34, ended a brief retirement to join the Dolphins this year and has said he has not decided whether he wants to play in 2018. Dolphins: LB Kiko Alonso suffered a neck injury.

Sports Guardiola expects up to two months out for Jesus
Author: 0 Guardiola expects up to two months out for Jesus

Palace will be kicking themselves that they couldn't end the visitors' unbeaten run full stop, with Luka Milivojevic seeing his stoppage-time penalty saved by Ederson. "We are really delighted that we have managed to bring Jesus to the football club because we believe that he's a special talent", said Vieira. FC's Paul Mariner feels that with Gabriel Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne injured, Alexis Sanchez-to-Man City is nailed on.

Author: 0 Texans GM Rick Smith taking extended leave of absence

But on Sunday, moments after the Texans' loss to the Indianapolis Colts , came news that served as a reminder, like Harvey did, that some things are bigger than football. The Texans went 9-7 in each of the head coach's first three seasons and won AFC South titles in 2015 and 2016. That tracks with what Wilson reported, that it could be an "either-or-situation" with O'Brien and Smith.

Sports Browns drop chance to avoid 0-16, lose to Steelers 28-24
Author: 0 Browns drop chance to avoid 0-16, lose to Steelers 28-24

The Browns had won a week earlier for their only win of the 2016 season. The Steelers struck first Sunday when wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey scored on a 29-yard reverse play. The Steelers (13-3) were playing without injured receiver Antonio Brown and then rested quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and Le'Veon Bell. Chris Hubbard had immediately come off the sideline to start sending practice snaps to Landry Jones , and replaced Finney.

Sports Minnesota Vikings vs Chicago Bears
Author: 0 Minnesota Vikings vs Chicago Bears

Callahan was called for a penalty on the play. Jordan Howard entered Week 17 ranked No. 5 in rushing with 1,113 yards. Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky warms up before an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings , Sunday, Dec.