Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz USA TODAY Published 10:03 PM EST Jan 8, 2019 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have made their choice in their head coaching search. The team hired former Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians for the job, the Bucs announced in a statement Tuesday night. Arians, 66, retired after last season, finishing with a 49-30-1 record in five
A look at things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK: UCLA at Oregon, Thursday. The Ducks and Bruins were the Pac-12’s preseason favorites, but have suffered some unexpected losses. Oregon lost to Texas Southern at home in late November and to Oregon State last week to open conference play.
It wasn’t the 15-hour flight to China for training camp that had general manager Brad Treliving’s head spinning. It was the pace of Bill Peters’ first practice as coach of the Calgary Flames. “I was tired watching it,” Treliving said. Peters has lost no time in helping the Flames improve and reach first place in
Lorenzo Reyes USA TODAY Published 7:21 PM EST Jan 8, 2019 A preview of the AFC divisional-round matchup between the Los Angeles Chargers and New England Patriots When: Sunday, Jan. 13, 1:05 p.m. ET Where: Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. Channel: CBS Line: Patriots by 4 1/2 Injuries: The Chargers are relatively healthy but still could have some noteworthy absences. Tight
The NBA is looking into the circumstances surrounding Patrick McCaw’s short-lived stint with the Cleveland Cavaliers. A person with knowledge of the situation said Tuesday that the league has opened a review at the request of the Golden State Warriors, the team that McCaw had spent the previous two seasons with. The person spoke to
ST. LOUIS (AP) – Blues forward Alexander Steen will miss at least two weeks with a shoulder injury. The team placed Steen on injured reserve Tuesday before hosting the Dallas Stars. Steen injured his left shoulder on an open-ice hit from Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas in the first period Monday night in Philadelphia. Steen has
Ryan Wood Packers News Published 9:00 AM EST Jan 7, 2019 GREEN BAY – Here was Mike Pettine, fresh back into the coaching business last January, just thankful for his new job. Or, more specifically, thankful for what his new job wasn’t. The Green Bay Packers’ newly minted defensive coordinator had seen the top of
AP Updated 1:17 PM EST Jan 8, 2019 INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Pat McAfee watched those two agonizing bounces in Chicago on Sunday and immediately tried to put Cody Parkey’s missed field goal in perspective. He thought about the 27 death threats he received after missing a couple of costly kicks during one game in college.
CHICAGO (AP) – Johnny Gaudreau had a blast during Calgary’s short stay in Chicago. Gaudreau scored two more goals, David Rittich made 32 saves and the Flames beat the Blackhawks 4-3 on Monday. The 25-year-old Gaudreau extended his goal-scoring streak to five games one night after the New Jersey native watched his beloved Philadelphia Eagles
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) – The blockbuster trade that sent Erik Karlsson to the San Jose Sharks during the offseason didn’t pay immediate dividends. But the two-time Norris Trophy winner has emerged as one of the team’s most impactful players lately. Karlsson had three assists, Tomas Hertl scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second