All-Star center Joakim Noah has been shut down for a week by Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau as he continues to rehab a strained groin. Noah played 20 minutes in his first preseason game on Wednesday night against the Detroit Pistons but is still feelin
Mike Napoli's majestic homer began a rare early Boston breakthrough, Junichi Tazawa again bested Miguel Cabrera in a crucial spot and the Red Sox moved within one win of reaching the World Series by edging the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Thursday night.
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell switched things up for Thursday's pviotal Game 5 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers, starting rookie Xander Bogaerts at third base in place of the struggling Will Middlebrooks.
Case Keenum will start for the Houston Texans on Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. Texans coach Gary Kubiak announced that after ruling out Matt Schaub who is recovering from an ankle and foot injury.
Allen Iverson, who became one of the most prolific scorers in NBA history while playing for the Philadelphia 76ers, will officially announce his retirement at the club's home opener Oct. 30, according to sources with knowledge of the situation.