Stories about Sport

Jun 01 2017

Pens strike back, 1-1 in Game 2 vs Predators

They fell behind 3-0 and looked overmatched at times. If this contest is any indication of things to come, then the matchup could turn into a roller-coaster series fo...

Jun 01 2017

Russian boots out top seed Kerber

The US Open Champion lost the game by 6-2, 6-2. Seeded winners in the women's first round: No. 6 Dominika Cibulkova, No. 8 Svetlana Kuznetsova , No. Petra Kvitova o...

Jun 01 2017

Nicky Hayden remains 'very critical' in hospital

Going into the finale, Hayden had been eight points behind Rossi, but when the Doctor slid out of the race on the fifth lap, and remounted only to finish 13th, the ti...

Jun 01 2017

French Open 2017 highlights: Muguruza sees off Schiavone

Paris: Defending champion Novak Djokovic made a winning French Open start under new coach Andre Agassi on Monday, cruising past Spain's Marcel Granollers 6-3, 6-4,...

Jun 01 2017

Jimi Manuwa vs. Volkan Oezdemir slated for UFC 214 on July 29th

Oezdemir (14-1) publicly asked for the Manuwa fight in the aftermath of his stunning 28-second knockout victory over Misha Cirkunov this past weekend at UFC Fight Night...

Jun 01 2017

Profile of Cleveland Cavaliers

Key Matchup: Kevin Durant vs. LeBron James . Can Love guard Green when the Warriors downsize to their lethal small-ball lineup? U.S. Sens. Kamala Harris (D-Warrior...

Jun 01 2017

LeBron's focus shifted from Finals to racism after vandalism

She says the property manager told officers they believe the incident was captured on surveillance video. It was hard for James to think that he won't be home with his ...

Jun 01 2017

French Open gets underway amid tight security on a hot day

Open runner-up Roberta Vinci 6-3, 3-6, 6-2. "After what she went through, it's incredible", Boserup said. Doctors initially thought she would need more time before re...

Jun 01 2017

Predators Fan Admits To Throwing Catfish Onto Ice During Game 1

Scott Wilson and Evgeni Malkin also scored for Pittsburgh, which won for the ninth time in these playoffs when being outshot. And you have to remember, Guentzel is a le...

Jun 01 2017

Penguins seek weird 'bounce back' from Game 1 win

The Penguins lead 4-1 late in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final after a three-goal flurry in the first 3:18 of the third period against Nashville. "Thank you for taking...

Jun 01 2017

Catfish watch is on for Game 2 of Cup Final

He's around the net. Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne reacts to an empty-net goal by the Pittsburgh Penguins during the third period in Game 1 of the NHL ho...

Jun 01 2017

Jake Guentzel continues to make most of his opportunity with Penguins

The game was tied at 1-1 through two tight periods on goals by Pontus Aberg and Guentzel, but it took just 10 seconds of the third for Guentzel - who scored the victor in...

Jun 01 2017

Gardner, Holliday HRs carry Yankees over Orioles 8-3

After beating the New York Yankees 3-2 Monday to snap a seven-game skid, the Orioles exchanged fist-bumps in an orderly fashion near the mound, shook a few hands and a...

Jun 01 2017

Markelle Fultz wants to be No. 1 pick 'really bad'

The Celtics could keep the selection and acquire Markelle Fultz , widely considered the frontrunner at this stage of the process. It is always the case of payroll for ...

Jun 01 2017

Cavs repeat, Warriors dynasty at stake in Finals

Reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry will visit Korea for the first time in July, officials from Under Armour Korea said Wednesday, as part of his Asia promotional tour. ...

Jun 01 2017

Bangladesh suffer woeful warm-up for Champions Trophy opener

But even as Sudhir heads out England to cheer for the Indian team at the upcoming Champions Trophy, Bashir, who is fondly called "Chacha Chicago" has shifted allegiance...

Jun 01 2017

Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England

We probably didn't read the conditions as well as we could have done but credit to them on a wicket which had a little bit in. But Roland-Jones bagged a maiden global w...

Jun 01 2017

Coutinho planning Champions League run with Liverpool

Wenger appeared to criticise the club's fans who have been split between those loyal to him and those who feel he should leave. "I am not saying we are already in, qual...

Jun 01 2017

Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home

Police confirmed the incident, which is still under investigation, to ESPN. She says someone painted over the slur before officers arrived. James' agent, Rich Paul, d...

Jun 01 2017

Flawless postseason 'doesn't matter' to Warriors' Durant

The Trilogy. Rubber Match, whatever you want to call it. The focus for this series is on him, since he is the big start that joined Golden State in the offseason, not h...