Jim O'Brien fired

Monday, May 23, 2005 4:44 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Jim O'Brien was fired Monday after one season as coach of the Philadelphia 76ers and replaced by former star player Maurice Cheeks. O'Brien, who was born in Philadelphia, has kept a record of 49-33 a

Lackey efforts rewarded

RDS.ca, AP Sunday, June 29, 2008 3:55 p.m. LOS ANGELES - John Lackey limited the Dodgers to just three hits in eight innings Sunday and the Los Angeles Angels have pulled off a 1-0 win. After giving a walk to Jeff Kent, ace reliever Francisco Rodrigu

Tinsley unhurt a shootout

AP Sunday, December 9 2007. 1:31 p.m. INDIANAPOLIS - The Keeper of the Indiana Pacers, Jamaal Tinsley and some people who accompanied him were the target of a shooting which reached a person outside the Conrad Indianapolis. Police confirmed that Tins

Brett Favre, just magical!

Monday, Sep 28, 10:32 p.m.. 2009 Minnesota Vikings Brett Favre had courted for several years, and this weekend, we saw why they held both have in their team. A spectacular end of the game, a breathtaking final sequence to attack, that's the magic of

Rafael Nadal is talk power

AP Saturday, Jan. 22. 2011. 0:03 MELBOURNE, Australia - Rafael Nadal has dismissed the young Australian Bernard Tomic on his way in three sets on Saturday, who is seeking a fourth consecutive title in a major tournament. Before 15,000 people in Rod L

The brilliance of Bute, engineering Larouche

RDS.ca Monday, March 14, 2011 6:14 p.m. Lucian Bute is one of the best professional boxers in the world. And the man behind her success and his trainer Stephan Larouche. Larouche has swapped boxing gloves for mittens coaches while he was still a teen

Mayweather will fight son in September

AP Tuesday, June 7, 2011 1:05 p.m. LAS VEGAS - Floyd Mayweather son made a comeback in the ring. The undefeated boxer six-time world champion, announced on Twitter that he will end a 16-month break by measuring the champion of the WBC welterweight Vi

Peter strikes early and beat Toney

Sunday, Sep 3, 1:09. 2006 (RDS.ca) - Samuel Peter took control of his fight against James Toney in the early rounds to finally win by majority decision at the end of 12 times Saturday night in Los Angeles. Nigerian seemed out of breath as the fight p

Back difficult for Ballesteros

Thursday, 13 October 2005 24:22 MADRID (AFP) - Spaniard Severiano Ballesteros had a difficult comeback Thursday, ending six shots above normal (71) the first day of the Golf Open de Madrid, test of European professional circuit. "The first few h

But where goes the career Adonis?

Adonis Stevenson (Image source: Vincent Ethier) Thursday, August 14, 2014. 6:58 p.m. They say there is no smoke without fire and the fears I expressed Wednesday after the postponement of the press conference was to confirm the opponent Adonis Stevens

Circuit Puig makes the difference

Yasiel Puig (Image source: PC) AP Tuesday, April 1, 2014. 10:16 p.m. SAN DIEGO - Yasiel Puig hit a 410-foot slap good for two points and Zack Greinke has been very effective on the mound to help the Los Angeles Dodgers to triumph over the San Diego P

Agut reverses the eighth head

Roberto Bautista Agut (Image source: Getty) AP Monday, October 21, 2013. 5:09 p.m. VALENCIA, Spain - Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut qualified surprised the South African Kevin Anderson, seeded eighth, 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-3 in the first round of the Valenc

E 'born Juventus soccer school in Kenya

June 19, 2013 16:01 This is the first official football school of 'Sub-Saharan Africa. You Juventus soccer school Kenya, managed by the Juventus Club Doc G. Scirea Chakama thanks to 'help, and the official recognition of the Ministry of Sports and th