Stories about Sport

Jun 01 2017

By the numbers at the NBA Finals

Instead of James having drawn criticism for jilting Cleveland for Miami in order to become a champion, this season it was Durant who aroused the ire of many fans by dit...

Jun 01 2017

Captain Morgan will not rob Roy of England opening spot

But England captain Eoin Morgan spelled out, on the eve of England's first match at The Oval , that Roy will stay in situ. The top two teams in each group will g...

Jun 01 2017

"Let's be together" - Arsene Wenger signs new two-year deal

Owner Stan Kroenke, as quoted by the club's official website , was quick to outline his expectations and pile the pressure on the French manager after confirming Wenger ...

Jun 01 2017

England and Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues

The Tigers - who in captain Mashrafe Mortaza , all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and opener Tamim Iqbal have a wealth of experience - beat both New Zealand and Ireland...

Jun 01 2017

Warriors wary of James in NBA Finals

This series was an exact flip of the previous year's result. A video game simulation has them going the distance. I'm not into lopsided games. Weirdly, this series foll...

Jun 01 2017

Confident James all Cavaliers may need to win

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) celebrates against the Utah Jazz during the first quarter in game two of the second round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at...

Jun 01 2017

Manchester City romp to win at Watford to ensure third place

This should be an easy one for Pep Guardiola's men, and they will be looking to net some early goals . Guardiola ended his first season in English football witho...

Jun 01 2017

Chelsea's Victor Moses got married day after FA Cup final red card

Although Arsenal finished 18 points behind Chelsea in the league, Mertesacker remains confident over their bid for the title next season. Arsenal's Wembley win ag...

Jun 01 2017

Coach Steve Kerr possible to return in NBA Finals, sources say

The Cavaliers face the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday in O. To use LeBron James' word, they are a juggernaut. He's competitive an...

Jun 01 2017

Mismatch? Please. Warriors-Cavs will be another seven-game thrill ride

The addition of Durant to the Warriors' already lethal All-Star nucleus of Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green makes it an nearly mission impossible f...

Jun 01 2017

Champions Trophy 2017: England vs Bangladesh match today

Bangladesh: Masrafe Mortaza (Captain), Imrul Kayes, Mahmudullah, Mehedi Hasan Miraj, Mosaddek Hossain, Mushfiqur Rahim (wicketkeeper), Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, ...

Jun 01 2017

Charges against Preds fan who threw catfish onto ice withdrawn

Some goals, like the ones Jake Guentzel and Scott Wilson somehow eked through Rinne's wickets, have just been frankly hard to explain for the goaltender that the Pred...

Jun 01 2017

Arizona Diamondbacks beat Milwaukee Brewers in 10 innings

The 11 strikeouts are a career high for Anderson, who is in his fourth Major League Baseball season. Manager Craig Counsell said before the game against the Arizona ...

Jun 01 2017

Ranked Angelique Kerber knocked out of French Open in first round

The appearance of Angelique Kerber , the world's top-ranked tennis player, in the French Open was brief - historically, painfully brief. Kerber lost 6-2, 6-2 to 40...

Jun 01 2017

Georgia peach crop faces nearly 80 percent loss this year

A Chattahoochee Valley grower in East Alabama confirms that the news is not good on that side of the river, as well. The peach crop issue has been worse in neighboring ...

Jun 01 2017

Wenger and Arsenal aiming high after manager signs new two-year deal

Everything we do is created to make that happen and we will be working hard on and off the pitch this summer to improve and make a strong challenge next season". "We all ...

Jun 01 2017

Road to the Finals

In the 2017 NBA Playoffs, Golden State only had head coach Steve Kerr for a limited amount of time . Thompson's field goal percentage and field goal attempts per g...

Jun 01 2017

Seed Angelique Kerber put on curb in 1st round

Kerber is not performing to the standards usually associated with the highest ranked player in the game after she won her first two Grand Slam titles at the Australian an...

Jun 01 2017

Dash cam footage of Tiger Woods' DUI arrest released

CNN reports that a video shows Woods' auto nearly halfway out of the right lane, protruding into a bike lane. Officers described him as being co-operative despite hi...

Jun 01 2017

Arsene Wenger's future to be decided later this week

The 2-1 victory over London rivals and newly-crowned Premier League champions Chelsea came courtesy of a controversial Alexis Sanchez opener on five minutes, with...