Stories about Sport

Jun 02 2017

Pens use big third period to take Game 2

However, he appears to have lost his magic in the two games in Pittsburgh . The chasm between him and Pekka Rinne at the other end of the ice has been the most pro...

Jun 02 2017

Wenger ready to sort future

While hardly an against-all-odds miracle, Arsenal pleasantly surprised their fans by defying their defensive woes to beat Chelsea 2-1 with a spirited, gutsy performan...

Jun 02 2017

Guentzel, Penguins chase Rinne, take 2-0 Stanley Cup lead

To say they've been terrible would be taking it a step too far, but just one step. I should say, this is a penalty that went uncalled in Game 2. Guentzel now has 12 g...

Jun 02 2017

Playoffs exit could spell retirement for Spurs great Ginobili

Unfortunately, Golden State won't really have an opportunity to prove that it was better than Cleveland a season ago due to the simple fact that Kevin Durant had not...

Jun 02 2017

Jeff Van Gundy: Warriors Can Reach '8-to-10 Straight Finals'

Green took a one-game suspension in last year's NBA Finals after punching James in the groin when the Cleveland star stepped over him. Cleveland Cavaliers forward R...

Jun 02 2017

Oklahoma wins NCAA golf title, beating OR 3-1-1

Oklahoma had a much easier time in a 3-1-1 victory over IL, which earlier had eliminated Southern California. The Ducks had staged last-ditch rallies earlier in the wee...

Jun 02 2017

Wenger makes vow to Arsenal fans about summer signings

The basis is there so we need the additions who will make a real difference. "He has a fantastic track record and has our full backing". Arsenal came a disappointing ...

Jun 02 2017

Penguins' three quick goals spur 2-0 series lead

Nashville Predators' Mattias Ekholm, right, checks Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin (71) next to Predators goalie Pekka Rinne during the second period in Game 2...

Jun 02 2017

A South African Team Has Been Formally Invited To Join The PRO12

South African Super Rugby outfit the Cheetahs have been invited to join the Pro12. The league now comprises of teams from Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales. The report a...

Jun 02 2017

Rossi passes Italian MotoGP fitness test

Movistar Yamaha rider Rossi is a seven-time victor at Mugello but is unsure whether he will be fit to take part this weekend . The Italian, who spent a night in hospi...

Jun 02 2017

Watch NBA Finals Game 1

Third time's the charm. The 2017 NBA Finals get going Thursday evening with the Golden State Warriors hosting the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 . He's shooti...

Jun 02 2017

Ravens CB Young tears ACL, could be lost for 2017 season

The worst injury of all could be Young as we do not know the extent of his knee injury. Young's injury comes during an offseason in which the Ravens focused on strength...

Jun 02 2017

Preds Confident In Ability To Bounce Back In Game 2

Yes, they have been the better team. Only after they had the game well in hand and held a 4-1 lead did they punch back. "We're going to win the next game, and then we'll ...

Jun 02 2017

Springbok players excited about Rugby World Cup 2023 bid

Over 100 children from different schools and rugby clubs around the country will be part of the presentation. Ross added that government was under "extreme time pressur...

Jun 02 2017

Kevin Durant And LeBron James Unveil New PEs During Practice

From the moment Kevin Durant signed his name on the dotted line last July, the Golden State Warriors all but guaranteed that the National Basketball Association tit...

Jun 02 2017

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins pummel Predators for 2-0 series lead

This game was closer to what we had expected out these two uptempo teams. Pittsburgh goaltender Matt Murray stopped 37 of 38 Nashville shots and Chris Kunitz had ...

Jun 02 2017

Santi Cazorla Reveals His Greatest Fear

Cazorla added: "It's been since October that I last played". The Spaniard's been sidelined since October and has undergone eight surgeries to cure the problem. A cha...

Jun 02 2017

PSG agree £70 million fee for Aubameyang

The Gabon global is thought to have told BVB he wants to leave the Bundesliga giants this summer and there has been a scramble amongst Europe's big spenders to try and la...

Jun 02 2017

Oracle suffers rare defeat, beaten by Team France in America's Cup qualifying

There were protestations of "no way" and "completely rubbish" on the Swedish catamaran. Turns out their protestations were spot on. "We will regroup and come back str...

Jun 02 2017

Activated ahead of Thursday start

Marlins starter Justin Nicolino did not allow a hit, walk or run in three innings but was forced to leave with a 7-0 lead after suffering a contusion on his left index fi...