New boy Sinclair hopes to learn from Zola at Birmingham
Birmingham have signed Watford striker Jerome Sinclair on loan for the remainder of the season. Sinclair, born in Birmingham, becomes Blues boss Gianfranco Zola’s sixth signing during the January transfer window. The 20-year-old has made seven appearances for Watford since moving to Vicarage Road from Liverpool last summer. Birmingham... Read more
Wigan complete loan deals for Hull City pair
Wigan have signed veteran defender Alex Bruce and 21-year-old winger James Weir from Hull on loan until the end of the season. The duo become Wigan’s second and third arrivals of deadline day following the signing of goalkeeper Matt Gilks from Rangers for an undisclosed fee. Latics manager Warren... Read more
Odion ‘three goals in 36’ Ighalo leaves for £20m
Watford have sold Odion Ighalo to Chinese Super League club Changchun Yatai. The 27-year-old striker leaves after two-and-a-half years at Vicarage Road for a fee thought to be around £20million. Ighalo scored 39 goals in 100 appearances for the Hornets including 20 as Watford secured promotion to the Premier... Read more
Celtics’ Isaiah Thomas is a fourth-quarter killer, but which team is he killing?
It’s asking a lot for Thomas to also be the cure for the very problem he helps create Isaiah Thomas is a problem in the 4th quarter. In the Celtics’ 113-109 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Monday, Thomas scored 24 points on 6-of-9 shooting in the final frame.... Read more
We’ve seen this version, and it didn’t work the last time James tried it — in the 2011 NBA Finals LeBron James deciding he’s “tired of biting” his tongue and “there’s a new sheriff in town” is neither a new story nor, for the best basketball player on Earth,... Read more
The home theft occurred Monday, police said The home of former Los Angeles Lakers guard Derek Fisher was burglarized Monday morning, according to police, and he might have had all five of his championship rings taken in the heist. First, from the Associated Press: Los Angeles police say burglars... Read more
Roger Federer savors unexpected title over long-time rival Rafa Nadal
Roger Federer beat Rafael Nadal, 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3, to win his 18th Grand Slam singles title. (AP) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Roger Federer always believed he had more Grand Slam titles left in him. He just didn’t think it would happen like this, playing in his first tournament... Read more
0Shares Veteran lefty reliever Craig Breslow has reinvented himself with a new arm slot and pitch. The Baltimore Orioles should be intrigued. The Baltimore Orioles have one of the best bullpens in baseball, and that has been the case for the past five seasons as the franchise resurrected itself.... Read more
Gene J. Puskar 0Shares Terry Francona is known as one of baseball’s nice guys, and on Tuesday he put his money where his mouth is. Literally. The University of Arizona announced that the Cleveland Indians skipper donated $1 million to his alma mater and their baseball program. The money... Read more
Joshua Sadlock/FanSided via Birds Watcher Fansided Jan 30, 2017 at 1:28p ET 0Shares Veteran lefty reliever Craig Breslow has reinvented himself with a new arm slot and pitch. The Baltimore Orioles should be intrigued. Read more