Miles Bridges Drops 29 as Michigan State Beats Bucknell in 2018 NCAA Tournament - 03月17日(土)10:36 

The No. 3 seed Michigan State Spartans started their quest for a Final Four berth with an 82-78 win over the No. 14 seed Bucknell Bison in front of a pro-Sparty crowd in Little Caesars Arena in Detroit on Friday.  For about 25 minutes, the Bison gave the Spartans all they could handle behind a strong performance from senior forward Zach Thomas, who finished the game with 27 points on 7-of-14 shooting.  Then Michigan State's sheer volume of talent took over.  Sparty held the Bison to 1-of-10 shooting to open up second half to take charge of the game. Things didn't get better for ...more

Tomb Raider Review: The New Lara Croft Is Here To Stay - 03月17日(土)09:49 

The new Tomb Raider is a pretty good action movie and a better than average video game adaptation, with a stunning performance from Oscar winner Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft. What really elevates it, though, are a couple of extremely specific story and design decisions that set it apart from all its contemporaries, from Indiana Jones and Uncharted to past Tomb Raider games and movies.To say exactly where the story goes that makes Tomb Raider so unique would be a spoiler, but let's just say it stays surprisingly grounded.That's a word you can apply to more or less the whole movie. Much of the ...more

NFL Free Agents 2018: Grades, Winners & Losers for Friday's Signings - 03月17日(土)08:34 

The first week of 2018 NFL free agency may be winding down, but the excitement level shouldn't be. Sure, many of the big names found homes shortly after the new league year officially opened Wednesday at 4 p.m. ET. The number of deals announced during the "legal tampering" period took some of the drama out of the official start of free agency. However, impact free agents don't always sign on that first day. Just look at the Minnesota Vikings' signing of Case Keenum last offseason. Keenum proved to be a difference-maker, but he didn't join Minnesota until the end of March. (Granted, Keenum's ar...more

NIT 2018: Updated Bracket, Predictions and TV Info for Round 2 - 03月17日(土)07:02 

Count the Baylor Bears as one of the teams that thought they would be playing their postseason basketball in the NCAA tournament, and not the NIT. Yet, that's just where the Bears are, and head coach Scott Drew is not crying over his team's fate. He intends to make Baylor's time in the NIT count for something big, and it could include cutting the nets down at Madison Square Garden after a title game victory. If that is going to happen the Bears are going to have to come out firing when they face a hard-nosed Mississippi State team Sunday at noon.        NIT Second-Round Sch...more

NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament 2018: Friday Scores, Subregionals Bracket - 03月17日(土)04:24 

The first round of the 2018 NCAA Division I women's basketball tournament is underway Friday with several of the top contenders already showing what they can do. While fans will have to wait to see Connecticut and Mississippi State kick off their potential title runs, top-seeded Louisville and Notre Dame get started on Day 1, along with defending champions South Carolina. Sleepers like Baylor, Tennessee and others are also hoping to get the tournament off to a strong start. Although there aren't historically as many first-round upsets as in the men's tournament, anything can still happen ...more

Kansas State Skates by Marcus Foster, Creighton for 2018 NCAA Tournament Win - 03月17日(土)10:11 

Barry Brown scored 18 points and Mike McGuirl added 17 more off the bench as the Kansas State Wildcats defeated the Creighton Bluejays 69-59 in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina. KSU held Creighton to just 33.8 percent shooting from the field. Bluejays guard Marcus Foster, who averaged 20.3 points per game this year and was awarded Big East first-team honors in the past two seasons, managed just five points on 2-of-11 shooting. The story of the game was McGuirl, who scored four more points in this game than he did for his entir...more

'Historians of Redundant Moments' review: Two sisters and their ghosts - 03月17日(土)09:26 

The book, a winner of the 2016 Numinous Orisons Luminous Origin Literary Award, recreates the Left-ruled Calcutta of the eighties and nineties of the last century

Alexa Chung Just Launched a Cool-Girl Sneaker Collab with Superga - 03月17日(土)07:05 

FN’s 2017 Launch of Year winner Alexa Chung is continuing to make moves in 2018 with a capsule sneaker collection with Superga. Celebrating with a cocktail party at The Butcher’s Daughter in Venice, Calif., last night, the founder of her eponymous label, Alexachung, showed off an exclusive range of kicks in collaboration with the iconic Italian shoe brand. The designer posing in front of shoe display. Chung added her own take on the classic Superga 2750, mid-cut and mule silhouettes with a combination of statement fabrics, from varnish, satin, and cotton coming in shades of pink, o...more

Raonic Fights His Way Back Into Familiar Territory - 03月17日(土)06:10 

Milos Raonic might not feel as if he's playing 100 per cent like his old self, but, early into his comeback season, the Canadian has already returned to familiar territory on the ATP World Tour. The 2016 Indian Wells finalist (l. to Djokovic) reached his third BNP Paribas Open semi-final (2015) on Friday, beating Sam Querrey of the U.S. for the third consecutive time in their FedEx ATP Head2Head series 7-5, 2-6, 6-3. The 6'5” right-hander is into his first ATP World Tour Masters 1000 semi-final in 17 months (2016 Paris). Raonic will next meet the winner of Friday's second quarter-final, ...more

NCAA Scores 2018: Tournament Results Tracker for 1st-Round Day 2 Bracket - 03月17日(土)03:48 

Although Thursday's action set the bar high, the first round of the 2018 NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament continued Friday with 16 more exciting games. Loyola-Chicago and Buffalo busted plenty of brackets already, and there could be even more devastation on Day 2 of the round of 64. No. 1 seeds Virginia and Xavier will kick off their tournament runs, while popular title picks like Michigan State and North Carolina will try to avoid early disaster. Here is a breakdown of each first-round battle as it happens, along with an updated bracket to follow along with March Madness....more