The Philadelphia 76ers routed visiting Detroit 123-98 and thus avoided having a longer losing streak than any team in NBA history. The Sixers lost their previous 26 games, tying the 2010-11 Cleveland Cavaliers for the longest streak of futility.
As the Syrian conflict enters its fourth year it is clear that President Bashar Assad’s army, once dismissed as inadequately equipped, ill-prepared for guerrilla fighting and of suspect loyalty, is chalking up victory after victory.
Here are the video highlights from Sounders FC's 2-1 loss Saturday to the Columbus Crew, Seattle's second defeat in a row at home. The winner from Justin Meram in the fourth and final minute of stoppage time is the latest goal allowed by the Sounders.