DURANT, WESTBROOK LEAD THUNDER TO SINK ROCKETS
KEVIN Durant and Russell Westbrook sparked the Oklahoma City Thunder to a hard-fought 111-107 win over the Houston Rockets on Tuesday as a 24-point effort from James Harden ended in vain.
Durant bagged 23 points while Westbrook collected his 15th triple double of the season with 21 points, 15 assists and 13 rebounds as the Thunder improved to 49-22 with their fifth straight victory.
SPIETH GETS TIPS FROM NFL QUARTERBACK BRADY
JORDAN Spieth revealed he has received advice from legendary National Football League quarterback Tom Brady as he aims to cement his status as the world's best golfer after last year's remarkable breakout season.
Spieth's life has changed out of recognition in the past 12 months since a victory in the Masters last year which was followed in June by his second Major title, the US Open at Chambers Bay.
The 22-year-old Texan was to tee off in the World Golf Championship Dell Match Play in Austin yesterday as he builds towards the defence of his Masters title at Augusta next month.
DJOKOVIC SORRY FOR REMARKS ON GENDER PAY
WORLD No. 1 Novak Djokovic has apologised for his comments suggesting tennis' top men should get paid more than women after he drew criticism from current and former players.
He told reporters at the Indian Wells tournament that he felt the men's tour should "fight for more" money because their matches drew more spectators.
The Serbian's comments followed inflammatory remarks by tournament director Raymond Moore, who has since resigned.