February 27, 2010
Dallas 111, at Atlanta 103 (OT): Dirk Nowitzki scored 37 points and Jason Kidd had a triple-double (19 points, 17 assists and 16 rebounds) in the Mavericks' sixth win in row. Cleveland 126, at Toronto 118 (OT): Mo Williams made back-to-back three-pointers in overtime. at New Orleans 100, Orlando 93: David West scored 40 points and the Hornets outscored the Magic in the fourth quarter, 28-13. Charlotte 93, at Memphis 89: Stephen Jackson scored 32 points and had a season-high 11 rebounds.
July 3, 2012 |
Chances are, during Wednesday's holiday, you'll still be working. Even off the clock, when the country's laborers are supposed to be kicking back, catching up with the family and watching some TV, a new study concludes that 80% of them are putting in voluntary overtime. Outside of the office, 80% of Americans still continue to work, according to enterprise mobility company Good Technology, which surveyed 1,000 U.S. workers. On average, they put in an extra hour per day - stacking up to about an additional day of work each week.
November 9, 2009 |
Brian Ching scored six minutes into overtime and the Houston Dynamo advanced to the Western Conference final for the third time in four years with a 1-0 win against the Seattle Sounders on Sunday. The teams dueled to a scoreless tie in the first leg of their two-game semifinal on Oct. 29, setting up the winner-take-all match in Houston. Fittingly, the league's top two defensive teams during the regular season played 90 more minutes without a goal before Ching's game-winner. The Dynamo advance to the single-game Western final.
January 30, 2013 |
USC put a roadblock in UCLA's Pac-12 Conference title hopes by upsetting the Bruins, 75-71, in overtime, on Wednesday night at Pauley Pavilion. Jio Fontan, who had a key three-pointer in overtime, iced the game by making one of two free throws with four seconds left for the margin of victory. Ari Stewart had made two free throws with 11 seconds left to give USC a 74-71 lead. Byron Wesley had two layups in overtime for the Trojans. Fontan and reserve Aaron Fuller led USC (9-13, 4-5 in Pac-12 play)
March 3, 2011 |
A 24-hour extension in labor negotiations is an overtime period that even the most pessimistic NFL fan can embrace. ? Is there a John Elway -type out there who can pull this out? ? Or a Franco Harris ? ? The Lakers' struggles against the Charlotte Bobcats probably can be summed up in one word: Indifference. ? A year from now, the Clippers should be in the playoff hunt. ? Former USC forward Brian Scalabrine of the Chicago Bulls, in a Sports Illustrated interview, says of unassuming teammate Derrick Rose , "I'm way cockier than he is and I never play.
December 20, 1992
In reading the article on overtime costs (Dec. 9), I noticed the name of Detective III James Vojtecky listed as having earned over $15,000 in overtime. For clarification on his overtime, I would like readers to know that he is currently, and for the past year has been, involved in the investigation of a multiple murder case, which has victims and witnesses spread throughout the U.S. He is the primary investigating detective and has worked countless hours on his duties. His overtime is closely scrutinized, and each overtime report is approved at several levels.