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Soccer: Woman coach scores wins for Syrian men's team

DAMASCUS (Reuters) – On the soccer pitch, Maha Jannoud barks out instructions to the players just like any other coach, but with one difference: she is a woman in what has been very much a man’s world. Jannoud, 32, who previously played for the Syrian national women’s team, believes she …

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NHL roundup: Habs' Price returns, blanks Canucks

Carey Price, returning from a three-game injury absence, stopped 33 shots for his second shutout of the season as the Montreal Canadiens blanked the visiting Vancouver Canucks 2-0 Thursday night. Jan 3, 2019; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price (31) makes a save against the Vancouver Canucks during …

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Report: Packers interview ex-Lions, Colts coach Caldwell

FILE PHOTO: Aug 19, 2017; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell during the first quarter against the New York Jets at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports The Green Bay Packers have interviewed former Detroit Lions and Indianapolis Colts head coach Jim Caldwell for the …

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Pelicans F Davis: 'I’d take legacy over money'

December 21, 2018; Los Angeles, CA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) during a stoppage in play against the Los Angeles Lakers in the second half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports He’s still more than a year away from free agency, but questions …

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Suns F Warren fined $15K for inappropriate language

Dec 11, 2018; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs small forward Rudy Gay (22) and Phoenix Suns small forward T.J. Warren (12) battle for a rebound during the second half at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports Phoenix Suns forward T.J. Warren was fined $15,000 for directing …

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NBA roundup: Celts dump Pelicans for sixth win in row

Marcus Morris and Jayson Tatum combined to score 52 points as the short-handed Boston Celtics won their sixth game in a row by defeating the visiting New Orleans Pelicans 113-100 on Monday night. Dec 10, 2018; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris (13) drives against New Orleans Pelicans …

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Esports: Head coach resigns after remarks about mental health

LONDON (Reuters) – Brandon ‘Saintvicious’ DiMarco has resigned as head coach of esports team FlyQuest after a furious reaction to his comments deriding mental health conditions like depression. He had described depression, anxiety and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder as “made up bullshit”. Later he backtracked and claimed he had suffered …

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