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  • Charlotte Observer #BIG5 players of the week

    Area high school basketball players of the week: Demi Adelekun, Gaston Day: Made 15-of-22 shots in a 65-64 victory over Metrolina Christian on Friday. He finished with 37 points, 14

  • Which NFL Player has the Most Super Bowl Appearances?

    Find out Which NFL Player has the most Super Bowl appearances
  • Chelsea have a good manager and players – so why are they in a mess?

    There appears to be no long-term strategy at Chelsea, which has led to Maurizio Sarri trying to impose his rigid style on players who are not suited to it In September 2016, after Chelsea had lost limply away to Arsenal, Antonio Conte laid into the “bad attitude” of his players. They went on to win their next 13 league games and by the end of the season were Premier League champions. Perhaps Maurizio Sarri, whose attack on the “mentality” of his players after Saturday’s limp defeat away to...

    the Guardian
  • Djokovic not the player he was, says hopeful Medvedev

    Daniil Medvedev enjoyed a rush of confidence on Saturday after securing his first appearance in the last 16 of a Grand Slam and the Russian tyro hopes to ride it to an unlikely victory over top seed Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open.

  • Irving apologized to LeBron for ‘being that young player’

    Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving called former teammate LeBron James to apologize for "being that young player" when both were in Cleveland.

  • Which NFL Players Are Headed for Mega Paydays?

    NFL teams will be spending top dollar on players who can provide pressure in the 2019 free-agent class. As usual, the biggest figures will go to quarterbacks and positions like cornerback

    Bleacher Report
  • Six Players Who Could Have a Breakthrough at the Australian Open

    Each major presents an opportunity for a lesser-known player to become a household name. Here are six ready to make that jump.
  • The best young players in the Championship this season

    Tammy Abraham turned down a move to the Premier League this week. He is not the only youngster who could step up By Martin Laurence for WhoScored Tammy Abraham has already been offered a chance to play in the Premier League in this transfer window. He rejected a loan move to Wolves earlier this week in favour of staying with Aston Villa to help with their push for promotion. Not every player would turn down a Premier League club but his decision may prove wise. There’s little doubt the...

    the Guardian
  • PCB accepts UAE players' apologies

    The three players had been handed eight-week suspensions in December, for their tweets criticising the facilities at the Southend Stadium in Karachi during the Emerging Teams' Cup
  • NBA Players Who Need More Minutes ASAP

    The rise of analytics means most teams have reams of data on which lineup combinations work best and which players—stars or otherwise—tend to be on the floor most when leads are built

    Bleacher Report
  • What to know about the Nationals’ arbitration-eligible players

    Washington still needs to sort out the short-term futures of Anthony Rendon, Trea Turner, Michael A. Taylor, Joe Ross and Kyle Barraclough.
  • Each MLB Team's Most Overpaid and Underpaid Player

    Every MLB franchise, from the perennial big spenders to the game's budget-conscious small-market squads, wants to get the most bang for its buck. At the same time, all teams are saddled with albatross contracts alongside steal-of-a-deal pacts

    Bleacher Report
  • Russia in Africa: Is it becoming a key player?

    Will Russia's renewed interest in Africa make it a key player in the continent?

    BBC News
  • How much do NFL players make during the playoffs?

    NFL player contracts are irrelevant during the playoffs, when players receive pay from the league through a designated postseason fund.
  • SECOND England player in 'cocaine shame'

    The unidentified footballer was described as 'out of control' by a woman who was offered drugs by his companions at a Christmas party the day after a Premier League game.

    Mail Online
  • Players to watch: Seahawks vs. Cowboys

    Gregg Bell gives you his five players to watch as the Dallas Cowboys host the Seattle Seahawks in the Wild Card round of the NFL Playoffs.

  • The Highest-Paid NBA Players of All Time

    Mamas, let your babies grow up to be basketball players. Well, that's how we remember the lyrics of that song

    Bleacher Report
  • Sources: Grizzlies players in postgame scrum

    Grizzlies teammates Garrett Temple and Omri Casspi got into a physical altercation during a postgame meeting in the locker room following a loss to the Pistons, sources confirmed to ESPN.