Stevens, Oates replace DeBoer as Devils co-coaches

- The slumping New Jersey Devils have appointed Scott Stevens and Adam Oates as co-coaches in place of the fired Peter DeBoer, the National Hockey League team said on Saturday.

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Russia 2018 Organising Committee in budget deficit

MOSCOW - The Local Organising committee for the 2018 World Cup in Russia will have a budget deficit for the next year, the country's minister for sport said on Friday.

26 Dec 2014

Cavs lose Brazilian Varejao for season with Achilles tear

- The Cleveland Cavaliers will be without Anderson Varejao for the rest of season after the Brazilian center tore his left Achilles tendon the National Basketball Association team said on Wednesday.

24 Dec 2014

Forward Smith set to join up with Rockets

- Josh Smith, who was recently released by Detroit, has agreed to sign with the Houston Rockets, the NBA reported on its website on Wednesday. Smith is less than halfway through a four-year, $54 million contract.

24 Dec 2014

Curry spices thing up with dazzling three-point prowess

LOS ANGELES - Blessed with one of the purest shooting strokes in the National Basketball Association, Stephen Curry is on track to end his career as one of the best three-point shooters ever.

24 Dec 2014

Former world number two Steve Stricker has back surgery

- Steve Stricker, a 12-time winner on the PGA Tour, has undergone back surgery the American golfer said in a statement on Wednesday.

24 Dec 2014

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