Seattle Seahawks’ run validates Pete Carroll’s methods – USA TODAY

USA TODAYEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Regardless of the final score Sunday night, Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll will finish his first Super Bowl with a big win. And every other…

Nets top Celtics as Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett return – ESPN

ESPNBOSTON — Kevin Garnett stole the ball from his friend and put the finishing touch on an emotional night with a layup that helped him and Paul Pierce become winners…

Kevin Durant breaks down recent scoring burst – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Oklahoma City Thunder star and MVP candidate notched his fifth career triple-double in Saturday’s 103-91 win over the Philadelphia 76ers and has now scored 30 or more points…

Celtics @ 7: Rondo’s First Week & Special Guest Cedric Maxwell – CBS Local

CBS LocalView Comments. Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics gives direction with his teammates on January 19, 2014. (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images). Related Tags: Adam Kaufman,…

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Pick-Odds-Prediction 1/25/14 – Sports Chat Place

Sports Chat PlaceThe Oklahoma City Thunder head to Philly on Saturday to face off against the Sixers. The Philadelphia 76ers are sitting at 14-29 this season, and on their home…

Super Bowl ‘picks’ not only about odds but play calls – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDENVER — John Lynch watched the AFC Championship Game live at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Sunday and didn’t notice anything remarkable about Denver Broncos. receiver Wes…

Report cards: Broncos’ air attack perfect vs. Patriots – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPeyton Manning will make his third Super Bowl appearance after his Denver Broncos defeated the New England Patriots 26-16 on Sunday in the AFC Championship Game. Below are grades…

Syria crisis: US hails opposition move to attend peace talks – BBC News

BBC NewsUS Secretary of State John Kerry has welcomed a decision by Syria’s main political opposition group to attend next week’s peace talks in Switzerland. His praise for the Syrian…

‘True Detective’: You have the right to remain dazzled – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThis may not be the Golden Age of TV, but it’s surely the Golden Age of TV acting. Just consider a small sampling of the great performances given this…

Steven Seagal To Run As Governor Of Arizona? – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseSteven Seagal is reportedly considering following in Arnold Schwarzenegger’s footsteps by swapping acting for politics as he wants to be the new Governor of Arizona. According to reports, the Hollywood…

Snapchat updates app after hack exposed user details – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukSnapchat has announced that it will release an updated version of its photo-sharing app, after a cyber attack exposed the usernames and phone numbers of 4.6 million users. The new…

Barrel bombs ‘kill 517 in Aleppo since 15 December’ – BBC News

BBC NewsBarrels packed with explosives and dropped from Syrian aircraft have killed 517 people in the northern province of Aleppo since 15 December, activists say. The Syrian Observatory for Human…

Justin Bieber Twitter Declares Retirement; Singer Later Contradicts … – KpopStarz

KpopStarzOne the night before Christmas Justin Bieber decided to let all his Beliebers know via his Twitter account that he no longer wants in on the music business. “My beloved…

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty: 5 Things to Know About Ben Stiller’s Latest Flick – E! Online

E! OnlineBen Stiller directs himself as Walter Mitty, forever a daydreamer who barely leaves an impression at work, but in his mind is the most extraordinary man alive—especially with the…