Stories about Sport

May 22 2017

Ronaldo, Zidane say Real Madrid's focus on title-clinching win vs. Malaga

Ronaldo got Madrid off to the ideal start after just two minutes before Karim Benzema's close-range finish sealed the title 10 minutes into the second half. But thanks to...

May 22 2017

Arsenal take on Everton with Champions League berth at stake

Arsene Wenger may stay or leave in the summer but whatever happens he deserves to be commended for his time in charge at Arsenal . Is he really waiting to see what hap...

May 22 2017

Adams eager for chance to start as Braves' first baseman

He was drafted in the 23rd round in 2009 and has hit 56 home runs after making his debut in 2012. A move involving the 28-year-old Adams had been speculated since spring ...

May 21 2017

Paul George Appears on "Jimmy Kimmel Live"

Obviously, though, a $200+ million guaranteed contract extension offer would have tested George's conviction. With George not making the All-NBA team, he did not qual...

May 21 2017

Almirola says impact "felt like somebody stuck a knife in my back"

Richard Petty Motorsports has indicated it does not have definitive long-term plans for replacing Almirola in the No. 43 Ford, though Regan Smith will be the interim driv...

May 20 2017

Wins for Arsenal and Manchester City ensure final-day tension

I think Ronald Koeman is a top manager. "Inside the club, people see the development which is very positive". For Arsenal to avoid missing out on the Champions Le...

May 19 2017

Major League Baseball investigating Pillar's apparent use of homophobic slur

Nerves will be on edge Thursday when the Atlanta Braves try for a sweep of a four-game, home-and-home interleague series against the Toronto Blue Jays. Atlanta Braves' Fr...

May 18 2017

Anyone see the newest comments by the sideshow that is LaVar Ball

Then to Cowherd , Ball said, "I don't even worry about her over there". "Leave me alone. I'll tell you , 400, 500 pairs", he said. "In order to have a successful co...

May 17 2017

First F1 win 'surreal', says Bottas post Russian GP triumph

Hamilton is now 13 points behind Vettel who crossed the line behind Valtteri Bottas as he claimed his first win in the sport. Hamilton and former team-mate Nico Rosberg...

May 17 2017

Red Sox Permanently Ban Fan for Racial Slur at Another Fan

When the two teams played on Monday night in Boston , Orioles pitcher Dylan Bundy hit Mookie Betts with a pitch. The Red Sox have apologized, and the MA governor Charl...

May 16 2017

McIlroy to undergo test on troublesome back

The 28-year-old four-time major victor is suffering from a back injury, but made a strong start to the day at Sawgrass. "I had the injury, then I played three our of fo...

May 16 2017

John Wall's Late Three Forces Game 7

Gerald Green, who blasted the Wizards earlier in the series , promising reporters that the Celtics were 'Gonna beat their a** in Game 4, suddenly became puzzled, pre...

May 16 2017

Monaco 4-0 Lille

Kylian Mbappe tormented the Lille defence as he wriggled past Franck Beria to set up Silva for a simple tap-in on the stroke of half-time, with the teenager teeing up F...

May 16 2017

'Dr Phil' to air interview with Aaron Hernandez's fiancee

Phil. It was 5:27 a.m. on April 19 when a prison official called Jenkins-Hernandez to say the former National Football League star had been found dead at the Souza-Bara...

May 16 2017

Could Kaepernick end up with the Seahawks? Social media sounds off

This is the most solid rumor linking Kaepernick to a team since the draft. Signed to a two-year deal worth $15 million, Griffin was named the Week 1 starter in 2016 but b...

May 16 2017

Cavs to sport Wingfoot logo on jerseys

Bloomberg first reported that the Cavs and Goodyear had struck a deal in February, but the agreement hadn't yet been finalized, the two organizations said. The company...

May 15 2017

Jeter's No. 2 retired by Yankees; Monument Park plaque unveiled

Proudly wearing No. 2 in tribute to Derek Jeter, Alex Bregman drove a splitter into the left-field seats, capping a six-run first inning off Masahiro Tanaka with his fi...

May 15 2017

Ajax pushes through to Europa League final against Manchester

Viergever was then sent off for fouling Fekir but he sent the free-kick miles over. Forward: Alexandre Lacazette ( Lyon ) Restored from a thigh problem to spearhead th...

May 14 2017

Concussion spotter couldn't pull Crosby for hitting boards

There was a concussion spotter at Monday night's second-round playoff game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals. Despite the blowout in Game 6, they're...

May 14 2017

Red-hot King '100 percent' committed to Bournemouth

Mousset's header nearly doubled Bournemouth's advantage but would be the Frenchman's last involvement in the game as he limped off with an injury to be replaced by Rya...