We had a lot of big news in the sports universe today so here are the top 10 headlines…

*The Hawks continued their 17 game NBA high and franchise win streak (of this year) with a 113-102 win vs. the struggling Nets

*With King James out Kyrie Irving had the performance of the year with 55 points (NBA high) and the go ahead 3 in the closing seconds. The Cavs are now riding a terrific 8 game win streak

*Coach K’s squad stumbled again to Norte Dame yesterday losing 77-73 in the closing minutes. Duke is now at an unknown 17-3 for them…

*Chile edges out the US 3-2 in an international friendly…

*Marshawn Lynch was fined again, not for gold cleats, not for media problems but for wearing a new “beastmode” hat thats pretty cool. Ugh, why does everyone have to be uniform these days.

*(More Lynch) after responding “i’m here so I won’t get fined” 29 times on media day while he ended on a timer, he had a similar act today saying “You know why i’m here” a lot.

*Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova advanced to the womens Aussie open finals…

*Cristiano Ronaldo was suspened 2 games for kicking an opponent after being red carded and will come back vs. Athletico Madrid…

*The Brocos hired Wade Phillips to be their DC yesterday while the 9’ers promoted another coach to a major position as in Geep Chryst to be their OC

*The Knicks defeated the struggling thunder 90-82, thats the Knicks 4th win in 5 games as they are I guess “surging”, I don’t know πŸ™‚