Irving, Durant lead Nets past winless Bucks 107-97

October 13, 2022 in Sports

Kyrie Irving scored 23 points, Kevin Durant had 19 points and eight assists and the Brooklyn Nets won their first game of the preseason, beating the Milwaukee Bucks 107-97 Wednesday night. Nick Claxton had 16 points and nine rebounds for Brooklyn, which snapped a two-game skid....

Brazil will be top-ranked team at World Cup in Qatar

October 07, 2022 in Sports

Brazil will go to this year's World Cup as the top-rated team after extending its lead over second-place Belgium in the latest FIFA rankings released Thursday. Brazil won its two warmup games in September — against Ghana and Tunisia — while Belgium lost to the Netherlands...

Brooks replaces Hetmyer in T20 World Cup squad

October 04, 2022 in Sports

Shimron Hetmyer has been replaced in the West Indies squad for this month's Twenty20 World Cup after missing an already rescheduled flight to Australia on Monday. Cricket West Indies (CWI) said the left-hander had been scheduled to leave Guyana on Saturday but had requested a delayed...