Windies hunt series win even as COVID threat hovers

January 13, 2022 in Sports

KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) — West Indies will chase a series win when they face Ireland in the rescheduled second One-Day International here Thursday, even as the threat of COVID-19 continues to hover ominously over the three-match series. The Caribbean side pulled off a 24-run win in...

Grizzlies win 10th straight, Clippers stun Nuggets

January 13, 2022 in Sports

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Ja Morant scored 29 points as the red-hot Memphis Grizzlies won their 10th-straight game with a 116-108 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. Morant seized control in the late stages of the fourth quarter, scoring five points...

With Harden out, Trail Blazers down the Nets 114-108

January 12, 2022 in Sports

Anfernee Simons had 23 points and 11 assists, and the short-handed Portland Trail Blazers took advantage of James Harden's absence for a 114-108 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night. Harden was out with a hyperextended left knee. Kyrie Irving started in his second...