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Patrick Beverley made Lonzo Ball's first NBA game miserable, just like he promised

Beverley suffocated Ball as the Clippers blew out Lonzo Ball’s Lakers.<p>About a month ago, LaVar Ball said a typical LaVar thing about his son Lonzo, and the blogs wrote about it in typical blog fashion, and the Twitters tweeted about it in typical Twitter fashion. Here’s what @NBAonTNT said, for …

Basketball

LOOK: Crazy ending of Chiefs-Raiders leaves NFL players and Twitter in total shock - CBSSports.com

This might go down as the best ending of the 2017 season<p>"Just win, baby"<p>If there's one game in recent Raiders history that perfectly defines Al …

Football (U.S.)

Emotional Hernandez has 3 HRs, lifts Dodgers to World Series

CHICAGO (AP) — When it was over, when Los Angeles had finally secured another trip to the World Series and Enrique Hernandez's three big swings had become a part of playoff lore, the emotional utilityman just wanted to give his dad a big hug.<p>It was one sweet performance for Hernandez, Clayton …

Baseball

Patrick Beverley Unceremoniously Welcomes Lonzo Ball to the NBA

Luke Walton called it before the game even started.<p>“They’re going to come after him,” the Lakers coach said, referring to his new star pupil, Lonzo …

Basketball

Mesut Ozil Has 'Started Telling Arsenal Teammates' About Impending Manchester United Switch

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil is apparently 'so confident' that he will be joining Manchester United at some point in the near future he has already …

Soccer

Lakers' Lonzo Ball gets rude 'welcome' to the NBA from Clippers' Patrick Beverley

Basketball

LOOK: Raiders stun Chiefs with TD on final play in wildest ending of 2017 season - CBSSports.com

This was easily the most exciting final 10 seconds of any game in the NFL this season<p>If you missed the Chiefs-Raiders game on Thursday, all you …

Football (U.S.)

Golf: Thomas slips back at CJ Cup, List leads

SEOUL (Reuters) - After opening the CJ Cup with a stunning nine-under-par 63, Justin Thomas battled blowy conditions and some bad breaks before slipping out of the lead after a two-over 74 at the Nine Bridges course on the South Korean island of Jeju on Friday.<p>Oct 1, 2017; Jersey City, NJ, USA; …

Golf

Nelson pens letter to ex-teammates after being waived by Nuggets

Doug Pensinger / Getty Images Sport / Getty<p>Jameer Nelson penned a heartfelt letter to his former Nuggets teammates and coaches after the franchise …

Basketball

LOOK: Sad Lonzo Ball on bench shows Lakers rookie’s first official struggle face

It took only one game for Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball to be seen having a reaction on the bench that was worthy of going viral.<p>Ball, who initially …

Basketball

Lonzo Ball's debut spoiled by LA Clippers

LOS ANGELES -- After wandering the NBA desert for several seasons, living off the legacy of past franchise glory, the Los Angeles Lakers ushered in a …

Basketball

Sean Dyche Refuses to Rule Out Taking Over Vacant Leicester City Manager's Job

Burnley manager Sean Dyche hasn't ruled himself out of the speculation surrounding the Leicester City vacancy - as the 46-year-old remains …

Soccer

12 awesome photos of the Dodgers celebrating after advancing to the World Series

This team is going to the World Series.<p>The Los Angeles Dodgers made it for the first time since 1988 after beating the defending champion Cubs 11-1 at Wrigley Field in Game 5 of the NL Championship Series.<p>Fireworks went off in Los Angeles, the fans at the Lakers-Clippers NBA season opener cheered …

Los Angeles Dodgers

No guarantee Jeremy Lin will fully recover: doctor

In the wake of Jeremy Lin rupturing his right patellar tendon during Wednesday’s season opener, a specialist told The Post it’s reasonable to think …

Basketball

Week 8 Preview: Next 3 games to show Penn St. playoff mettle

Of the teams contending for the four spots in the College Football Playoff, none face a more treacherous stretch than Penn State over the next three weeks.<p>Elbowed out of last year's playoff despite winning the Big Ten, the Nittany Lions are well positioned right now as the No. 2 team in The …

College Football

Carmelo Anthony, Looking Settled in His New Home, Helps Shut Down Knicks

OKLAHOMA CITY — Carmelo Anthony arrived at Chesapeake Energy Arena on Thursday night in a colorful sweatshirt with a patch on the back that featured the hashtag “#StayMe7o.”<p>It was a catchall slogan for Anthony during his tumultuous years with the Knicks, and he used it repeatedly to convey a …

NBA

Magic Johnson Talks Splitting Time Between Lakers, Dodgers Ahead of World Series

Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson had a lot on his plate Thursday night.<p>Not only was he in attendance for Lonzo Ball's Lakers debut against the Los Angeles Clippers, but Johnson was also among the many fans following the Los Angeles Dodgers' 11-1 win over the …

Basketball

Lakers won't panic after Lonzo Ball's sluggish debut in loss to Clippers

Basketball

How Dave Roberts masterfully managed the Dodgers to the World Series

CHICAGO — Hindsight is always crystal clear after a postseason series: If a trusted setup reliever enters the late innings of a playoff game and gets torched, then bringing him in must have been the wrong move. If a righty-swinging platoon player is in the lineup against a lefty and goes 0-for-4, …

Baseball

WATCH Justin Thomas break out a wedge to hole 5-footer at CJ Cup

Justin Thomas appeared unstoppable in an opening-round 63 in South Korea. The second day has been a different story so far … except for one brilliant …

Golf

Dallas Cowboys: National reaction: Tony Romo's energy lights up Twitter after Chiefs-Raiders; 'He is the chosen one' | SportsDay

National reaction: Tony Romo's energy lights up Twitter after Chiefs-Raiders; 'He is the chosen one'<p>This Story is About...<p>Boring <i>Thursday Night</i> …

Dallas

Del Rio 'disappointed' Lynch ran on field

Cary Edmondson / USA TODAY Sports<p>Jack Del Rio wasn't thrilled with Marshawn Lynch's decision that led to his ejection from Thursday night's win over …

Jack Del Rio

The Lonzo Ball Revolution Won’t Happen Overnight

After months of overeager-dad generated hype, Lonzo Ball’s actual NBA debut Thursday left a lot to be desired. Those who stayed up late on the East …

NBA

Kiké Hernandez told his mom he would hit a home run in NLCS Game 5, then he hit 3

Dodgers utility man Kiké Hernandez had the game of his life on Thursday night, hitting three home runs and driving in seven runs to lead his team to an 11-1 win over the Cubs to clinch the National League pennant, and the franchise’s first World Series trip in nearly three decades.<p>But the story …

Major League Baseball

Handicap Allowances: The What and The Why

A “handicap allowance” is the percentage of a Course Handicap™ recommended for use in a handicapped competition. The percentage used is determined by …

Golf

After the Dodgers make it World Series, Yasiel Puig explains why he licks his bat - CBSSports.com

Puig has a healthy relationship with his club of choice and gave the quote of the night<p>The Dodgers decimated the Cubs, 11-1, in Game 5 on Thursday …

Baseball

Knicks no match for Carmelo, Thunder in opening-night dud

OKLAHOMA CITY — Kristaps Porzingis bested Carmelo Anthony, but that was the only thing that went right for the Knicks.<p>Anthony didn’t have a very good …

Basketball

Tennis: Hopeful Eight seek starring role in Singapore showdown

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - All eight women competing at the WTA Finals will go into the tournament believing they have a genuine chance of finishing the season on a high note when round-robin play starts on Sunday without a clear favorite for the title.<p>Tennis - US Open - Quarterfinals - New York, U.S. - …

Tennis

In Bridge’s Shadow, an Unlikely College Sailing Power

Somewhere out in the middle of Eastchester Bay, the Fordham sailing team was doing a speed drill when, in the distance, the traffic began to clot on the Throgs Neck Bridge. As the string of brake lights grew longer, the Fordham coach, Johnny Norfleet, could tell it was getting late.<p>Most of his …

Sailing

If you think Dodgers are in World Series due to payroll, you aren't paying attention - CBSSports.com

The Dodgers are back in the World Series thanks to a smartly built roster, analytics and more<p>If you're a fan of any MLB team that's not the Los …

Baseball