1. Chelsea vs. West Ham United: Tactical Preview of Premier League Game

    Chelsea meet West Ham United in a London Boxing Day fixture on Friday. Jose Mourinho will be looking to extend or retain his side's lead at the top of the Premier League table, while Sam Allardyce is looking to further gate-crash the top four...

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  2. Manchester United Transfer News: Top Rumours on Christmas Day 2014

    Radamel Falcao is considering potential options away from Manchester United  as rumours emerge that some at the club are concerned about the player’s long-term fitness, per Fichajes...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 13 hours ago 50,084 reads 58 comments

  3. Arsenal Transfer News: Top Rumours Circling Gunners on Christmas Day 2014

    Throughout the early years of his Arsenal tenure, Arsene Wenger made something of a reputation for himself by plucking talent from the French top flight, and there have ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 13 hours ago 9,546 reads 20 comments

  4. A Christmas Wish for Every Ligue 1 Team

    The first half of the Ligue 1 season is over and all 20 clubs have time to sit, look back, and make their plans for 2015...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 13 hours ago 1,295 reads 3 comments

  5. 10 Christmas Characters and Their World Cricket Equivalents

    One of the best aspects to international cricket over the festive period is that there's no shortage of action across the globe...

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  6. Grading Luis Enrique's First Few Months as Barcelona Manager

    When Luis Enrique came home to Barcelona , the reaction to his appointment was mixed to say the least. For those supporters tired of Tata Martino's long-ball game, having an ex-captain back as manager was manna from heaven...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 13 hours ago 3,809 reads 48 comments

  7. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for San Antonio Spurs

    Aside from completely collapsing, there was little that the San Antonio Spurs could have done to start the 2014-15 NBA season that would have been viewed as surprising...

    Garrett  Jochnau Written by Garrett Jochnau about 13 hours ago 2,412 reads 4 comments

  8. Five Things for A's Fans Wish List

    There's been a whole lot for A's fans to absorb in the past few months, from a heartbreaking loss in the Wild Card game to trade after trade after trade of All-Star players...

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  9. Bears vs. Vikings: Breaking Down Minnesota's Game Plan

    With U-Hauls waiting at the team facilities and warmer destinations on their minds, the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears will face off in frigid Minnesota for the season finale on Sunday...

    Darren Page Written by Darren Page about 14 hours ago 1,194 reads 1 comments

  10. 9 Christmas Characters and Their World Football Equivalents

    On countless occasions throughout the season, we compare world football players to each other in order to figure out who is better...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 14 hours ago 7,048 reads 25 comments

  11. Plugging Each NHL Team's Hole so Far This Season

    Not everyone can be the Stanley Cup champion. Thirty teams duke it out every season to be crowned champion, but usually it's one player that could turn a depressing first-round exit into Stanley Cup glory...

    Andrew Petyak Written by Andrew Petyak about 14 hours ago 139 reads 0 comments

  12. Freddy Adu: Retracing Early Steps of United States' False Hero

    The news-cycle narrative of Freddy Adu is true to form for the false hero of United States soccer: absent, disappointing and unfulfilled. Adu-mania shaped his career on the path to much Adu about nothing ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 14 hours ago 3,584 reads 2 comments

  13. Report: D-Backs Re-Sign IF Pacheco to MiLB Deal

    #DBacks are re-signing Jordan Pacheco to a minor league deal with ST invite, source says. Merry Christmas everyone...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 14 hours ago 2 reads 0 comments

  14. Recap: Rice vs. Fresno State

    Driphus Jackson had three touchdown passes, including two in a 19-second span in the opening quarter, to guide Rice to a 30-6 rout of Fresno State at the Hawaii Bowl...

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  15. San Francisco 49ers: 7 Potential Salary-Cap Casualties for 2015

    The San Francisco 49ers will have decisions to make on their salary cap this offseason. The estimated salary cap for 2015 is somewhere in the neighborhood of $140 million , and ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 15 hours ago 14,573 reads 67 comments

  16. Jets vs. Dolphins: Breaking Down New York's Game Plan

    In what has been the longest season in Rex Ryan 's career by a long shot, the New York Jets are just one game away from finally getting this season over with...

    Ryan Alfieri Written by Ryan Alfieri about 15 hours ago 868 reads 2 comments

  17. Sammy Included for South Africa ODIs

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  18. Fresno State vs. Rice: Score and Twitter Reaction for 2014 Hawaii Bowl

    Rice cruised to a 30-6 win in the Hawaii Bowl over Fresno State on Christmas Eve in Honolulu. The Owls wrapped up the 2014 season with an 8-5 record while the Bulldogs fell to 6-8 overall...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 hours ago 4,764 reads 4 comments

  19. Dhoni Laughs off Report

    Desperate to dispel rumours of dressing room disquiet, India captain MS Dhoni opted for dry wit instead of unbridled rage. Dhoni last week admitted there was "unrest" among the team after a dramatic day four of the second test...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 15 hours ago 163 reads 0 comments

  20. Bears Re-Sign Austen Lane to Replace Willie Young

    The Chicago Bears have re-signed defensive lane Austen Lane to replace starter Willie Young, who was placed on injured reserve Tuesday with a torn Achilles...

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  21. Mexico Boss Herrera Says Staying in MLS Is Best Route for Cubo Torres

    MIAMI – Mexican national team head coach Miguel “Piojo” Herrera expects his players to be consistent while getting as many minutes as possible with their clubs to be considered for future El Tri call-ups...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 16 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  22. UNC Basketball: Biggest Lessons Learned During Nonconference Games

    Next Tuesday it is, the final nonconference game of North Carolina's season. After the new year passes, it will be strictly ACC opponents until the postseason. With an 8-3 record, the nonconference slate for Carolina was mostly successful...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 16 hours ago 1,393 reads 0 comments

  23. Philadelphia Eagles vs. NY Giants: Breaking Down New York's Game Plan

    The calendar says it is Week 17, which, of course, means it is the end of the annual NFL regular-season campaign. But don’t tell that to the New York Giants , who, this week, host the Philadelphia Eagles at MetLife Stadium...

    Patricia Traina Written by Patricia Traina about 16 hours ago 1,845 reads 1 comments

  24. Is DeAndre Jordan the Right Center for Los Angeles Clippers' Present and Future?

    DeAndre Jordan is at the center of the Los Angeles Clippers defense, and he can't fall to the periphery of their long-term plans...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 16 hours ago 4,202 reads 16 comments

  25. Swansea Would Benefit from Playing Bafe Gomis, Wilfried Bony Together

    This season Swansea get to play their Boxing Day fixture at home, which the players ought to be pretty happy about...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 16 hours ago 11 reads 0 comments