Williams Sets Aussie Record with Win

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_b56787a68d.jpgMike Stobe/Getty Images for the USTA (MELBOURNE, Australia) -- American Serena Williams set a new tournament record with her victory in the third round of the Australian Open. Her straight set win over Daniela Hantuchova was Williams' 61st career victory Down Under, the most of any women's player in tournament history.


Brady Returns to Practice, Feels "Great"

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_62be461882.jpgJim Rogash/Getty Images (FOXBORO) -- One day after missing practice with an illness, New England's Tom Brady returned to the team on Thursday in preparation of Sunday's AFC Championship game against Denver. The Patriots quarterback was listed on the team's injury report Wednesdays as DNP, right shoulder/illness. Brady was removed from the injury report Thursday and participated in team activities.


Minnesota Downs (11) Ohio State at Home

Getty_S_11712_NCAA Basketballs.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1389940884777G Fiume/Maryland Terrapins/Getty Images (MINNEAPOLIS) -- For the first time since 2009, Ohio State has lost three straight games. The 11th ranked Buckeyes most recent defeat came on the road in a 63-53 loss at Big Ten rival Minnesota. The Golden Gophers snapped a seven game losing streak to Ohio State, last winning in 2010.


Sabathia Signs with RocNation Sports

Getty_S_070413_CC Sabathia.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1389940928514Hannah Foslien/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia has officially signed with RocNation Sports, the sports agency started by hip-hop mogul Jay-Z. Sabathia had been with Legacy Sports Group his entire career, but will now be represented by RocNation both on and off the field.


Scoreboard Roundup - 1/16/14

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_f85bdd8e37.jpgGetty Images/Hemera(NEW YORK) --  NBA:  Brooklyn Nets 127 (16-22) - Atlanta Hawks 110 (20-19)

Indiana Pacers 117 (31-7) - New York Knicks 89 (15-24)

Oklahoma City Thunder 104 (29-10) - Houston Rockets 92 (26-15)