Lionel Messi Wins 2015 Award for Best Player in the World

Barcelona star has been named as the 2015 winner of Goal 50, an annual award given to the best player in the world. Chosen by editors and correspondents from across , the award recognises Messi's contribution to Barcelona's treble-winning season and his role in helping Argentina reach the Copa America final. "I always say that, for me, the important awards are the ones achieved...

yesterday, 14:23
Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and Carmelo Anthony Spend Thanksgiving Together in NY

, and are pals in real life.So with the Miami Heat set to face the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Friday, the Heat's All-Star duo met up with Melo to celebrate Thanksgiving.It looked like a good time:With players forced to miss a lot of family time throughout the year, it sure helps to have real friends in the business.[Instagram, h/t ]Read more news on

yesterday, 20:26
Mystery Behind Coats Left Tied to Lamp Posts Solved Mystery Behind Coats Left Tied to Lamp Posts Solved

"Most of us are only a few paychecks and a bad decision away from the streets."

yesterday, 14:48
Ohio Governor Bans Khakis Ahead of Ohio State-Michigan Game

Archrivals Ohio State and Michigan will play Saturday, and both sides are preparing appropriately.Earlier in the week, Wolverines coach smashed a buckeye () in front of Bo Schembechler's grave. In somewhat of a response, Ohio Gov. John Kasich urged citizens to avoid wearing pleated khakis—Harbaugh's pants of choice—"on this day and all days."Kasich also frowned upon using the...

yesterday, 20:08
Joan Laporta Compares Lionel Messi to Johan Cruyff, Says He's World's Best

Former Barcelona president Joan Laporta has become the latest to throw his support behind as the greatest player of all time. "For me, with respect to all of the great players in history, Messi is the best of them all," he told 's Alberto Pinero and Ben Hayward. "You really have to put things in their context and their historic moment. For me, my idol was always Johan Cruyff. For...

yesterday, 17:59
Luke Walton Reportedly Could Get Credit for Warriors Wins as NBA Examines Policy

The Golden State Warriors are in the midst of a historic run, having won their first 16 games of the season. They're getting things done without head coach Steve Kerr, who has not been able to join the team due to two offseason back surgeries. In his absence, has taken over on the bench as interim head coach this season, but none of the team's wins have been credited to him. Instead, they've...

yesterday, 21:32
Daniel Sturridge Has Missed More Games Than He Has Played for Liverpool

Fragile forward has now missed more games than he has played since joining from in 2013. The occasional England star missed the Reds' UEFA Europa League win over Bordeaux on Thursday after picking up a foot injury in training. The latest setback means Sturridge has now missed 68 Liverpool games through various injuries, with selection and fitness issues bringing that number up to 73. In...

yesterday, 15:01
100 Notable Books of 2015

The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.

yesterday, 15:00
Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale Reportedly Held Clear-the-Air Real Madrid Talks

stars and reportedly sat down to clear the air between the two following the Clasico loss against Barcelona. The two have often failed to find each other on the pitch in the early stages of the 2015-16 campaign, but they combined beautifully on several occasions in Los Blancos' 4-3 win over on Wednesday. They even shared a warm embrace after one of the goals, via TheSPORTbible: According to...

yesterday, 19:14
Kylie Jenner and Tyga -- Fallout from Near Breakup ... He's Moving Out Kylie Jenner and Tyga -- Fallout from Near Breakup ... He's Moving Out

Tyga and Kylie are slowing things way down after their near split last week, and he's already moved out of her pad. A source connected to the couple says they've decided things would be better if they increase their personal space by living under…

yesterday, 11:00