Michael Carter-Williams far outplayed any expectations in his first-ever NBA game, but now comes the hard part for the rookie.
The New Orleans Pelicans name is new to all of us, so there stands to be some confusion in their first official season with the new moniker.
If Super Rugby titles were won by star power alone, the Blues would easily be a top contender.
Quincy Pondexter has agreed to a four-year, $14 million contract with the Memphis Grizzlies.
AB de Villiers has demanded better from his South Africa side, despite taking the lead in their one-day international series with Pakistan.
Liverpool striker Luis Suarez was never going to be allowed to join Premier League rivals Arsenal, according to manager Brendan Rodgers.
Seven-time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams is the latest high-profile signing for the 2014 ASB Classic.
Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel remains intent on winning the final three Formula One races, despite having secured the title in India on Sunday.
Rory McIlroy hailed improvements in his short game after taking a two-shot lead at the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.
Gareth Bale insists he can improve further after scoring twice in Real Madrid's epic 7-3 win over Sevilla on Wednesday.
Saracens' Joel Tomkins will make his England debut against Australia at Twickenham on Saturday, head coach Stuart Lancaster has confirmed.
James Horwill has been stripped of the Australia captaincy ahead of Saturday's Test against England at Twickenham.
Bangladesh clinched the three-match one-day international series against New Zealand with a 40-run victory in Dhaka on Friday (NZT).
A mere three teams and 537 days since the last time Andrew Bynum appeared in a competitive NBA game.
Auckland's hopes of an emphatic start to the Plunket Shield season rebounded from BJ Watling's bat as the New Zealand wicket-keeper scored 90 of the 315 posted by Northern Districts on the first day of their game in Hamilton.
Japan begin their build-up to staging the 2019 Rugby World Cup by hosting the All Blacks in their first full international at home in Tokyo on Saturday.
Boston clinches a world championship at home for the first time since 1918. Koji Uehara closes out the Sox's 6-1 victory in Game 6, which kick-starts the party in Beantown. SN's Jesse Spector has the details from Fenway Park.
Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City are all set to travel for their respective League Cup quarter-finals.
The floater is a basketball shot long associated with the NBA's best guards.
New Blues lock Tom Donnelly will be a key asset for the side in the campaign of 2014, in more ways than one.