Stories about Sport

Jun 01 2017

3 keys to beating the Warriors in the 2017 NBA Finals

While most NBA experts in Las Vegas and across the league have selected the Warriors to defeat the Cavaliers in the 2017 NBA Finals , I am in the rare company that b...

Jun 01 2017

Newcomers to Cavs-Warriors rivalry embrace Finals

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are four wins away from repeating as National Basketball Association champions in what may go down as one of the greatest champ...

Jun 01 2017

Predators goalie Rinne struggling as Pens take 2-0 lead

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Pittsburgh Penguins kept Pekka Rinne plenty busy this time . The only area where Nashville wasn't markedly better than the defending Stanley Cup ...

Jun 01 2017

Tomorrow too soon for Warriors coach

But James will face long odds in the Warriors , who have demolished everybody in every way in a ideal 12-0 postseason and have added the brilliance of Durant to the ...

Jun 01 2017

Lendl to rescue as Murray plays his best tennis in months

Halep faces Germany's Tatjana Maria in the second round. "For me, when you're on a tennis court, you have to be respectful", said Lokoli. The French federation issued...

Jun 01 2017

LeBron reacts to slur spray painted on LA home

LeBron James' Los Angeles home was vandalized with a racial epithet, and police are treating it as a hate crime. James, 32, was not at the west Los Angeles residence...

Jun 01 2017

Warriors do not need to be flawless to beat Cavs say pundits

Some have waited longer than others. Game 1 is Thursday night in Oakland, Calif., and offers another opportunity to enjoy two subjects of greatness. "I don't care who y...

Jun 01 2017

Kerber's nightmare season hits new low with French Open pummelling

But Kvitova was determined and started training as soon as she could. I mean, it was my best year, but when I played tournaments on clay, I was not performing so well. ...

Jun 01 2017

Ariana Grande promises to return to Manchester for fundraising concert

As a huge inquiry into the attack continued, the father of perpetrator Salman Abedi claimed his son was innocent, saying: "We don't believe in killing innocents". The S...

Jun 01 2017

Lions face tough Tests against All Blacks - Eddie Jones

The days are long gone when the Lions tramped around small provincial towns to be greeted nearly as beings from another planet by locals who would only have otherwise see...

Jun 01 2017

Ron & Don: Predators-Ducks Game 5 'most vicious' game ever seen

To avoid a return trip for a Game 7 to test that once again, they can eliminate the Ducks on Monday night in Game 6. Aberg and several other role players all came up ...

Jun 01 2017

Detroit Lions announce signings of Bozick, Asiata

He was originally drafted by the Lions in the fifth round in 2015. To make room for Burton, the Bears waived basketball player-turned-tight end Frank House. Asiata ente...

Jun 01 2017

Sir Alex Ferguson "proud" of Manchester United after Europa League triumph

It seems the Manchester United manager told the youngster "I want you" and "one more season and you come to Manchester". "But you know never know what's going to ha...

Jun 01 2017

Kerber suffers shocking first round exit at Roland Garros

She may have been the top seed in Paris but Kerber had struggled for form coming into the tournament, having won only three matches on clay. "I'm glad with the way I ...

Jun 01 2017

Kyrie Irving's monster night fuels Cavaliers in Game 4 comeback

As the stakes get higher and higher, his game gets higher and higher, but it was nothing surprising for me. On his way to the 42 points, Irving converted 15 of his 22 a...

Jun 01 2017

Bryce Harper Talks Fight, Doesn't Know Why Hunter Strickland

But I'm just saying, if you were to be technical about it, I don't think he was necessarily upset that he hit two bombs off him", Bickel said. "Well the first one that ...

Jun 01 2017

South Africa seamers wreak havoc to secure consolation win

Seamer Morne Morkel is one of three changes made by South Africa , replacing Andile Phehlukwayo. Eoin Morgan , England's captain, admitted the aim was to try and "b...

Jun 01 2017

Injured thumb sidelines Titans backup QB rest of off-season

On Tuesday, Titans head coach Mike Mularkey announced that the 13-year pro suffered an injury to his right thumb that is expected to sideline him up to six weeks. It gi...

Jun 01 2017

LeBron James' LA home reportedly vandalized with N-word graffiti

Police in Los Angeles confirm that they are investigating a racially motivated slur found spray painted at the home of National Basketball Association superstar LeBron...

Jun 01 2017

French Open roundup from day one's action

It's been a mixed day in Paris for two-time Grand Slam winners. "At the end of the match, it was really tough as I knew she wouldn t give it to me - I had to win it...