Stories about Sport

Jun 03 2017

Alabama inmate fights to halt execution, 'won't give up'

Wicker's wife Judy first told police she was raped by a " black man " who shot her husband. After she was convicted of Wicker's murder and sentenced to life in prison, ...

Jun 03 2017

Indy 500 victor Takuma Sato meets Dak Prescott at Cowboys practice

Takuma Sato , who only days ago became the first Japanese driver to win the Indianapolis 500, can sum up his winning philosophy in four words: No attack , no chance. "...

Jun 03 2017

Durant, Curry share reaction to Rihanna question

Even though her team lost by 22, Rihanna hasn't lost hope. "I'm sure LeBron probably thinks he could play better, and you tip your hat off to KD". And this year, it w...

Jun 03 2017

Antoine Griezmann declares allegiance to Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid's hopes of buying new players this summer have been dashed after the Court of Arbitration (CAS) for Sport upheld Fifa's transfer ban on the club. Gri...

Jun 03 2017

Mladenovic beats Shelby to reach 4th round

His victory on Friday was his 100th best-of-five-set match and took his tally on clay to 98-2. Of course you can't discount Novak Djokovic or Andy Murray and then ...

Jun 03 2017

Preakness Stakes victor, payouts: Superfecta brings in huge money

It was the second career Preakness win for Castellano, who rode Bernardini to a win in 2006. Always Dreaming finished eighth. Brown learned from a master, the late ...

Jun 03 2017

The Case For The Warriors... And Cavs

But the Cavaliers came back from a 3-1 deficit a year ago, winning the title in seven games. The Cavaliers face the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals...

Jun 03 2017

Zidane calls up full squad and son Enzo for Cardiff voyage

Four teams ( AC Milan , Ajax, Juventus and Manchester United ) have tried in the past to win the UCL in consecutive years and all four of them have failed. At the age ...

Jun 03 2017

Ashley Chase | Penguins shoot to thrill in third-period frenzy

That goal made it 4-1, and made it tough for the Preds to not go back to Tennessee down 2-0 in the Stanley Cup Finals . The Penguins have poked holes in Rinne, just as...

Jun 03 2017

Rihanna May Love LeBron James More Than His Wife!

They are the only other team to meet the Warriors in the past three NBA Finals , and for a reason. The Warriors committed four turnovers, their lowest total thro...

Jun 03 2017

Kokrak in pole position at AT&T Byron Nelson but Spieth misses cut

The fourth-ranked player in the world was tied for third with Jason Kokrak , who shot 72 after setting a Nelson 36-hole record with a five-stroke lead. The stocky Kokrak...

Jun 03 2017

Who should start in goal for Nashville?

Nashville pulled Rinne after Malkin's goal , putting in backup Juuse Saros in relief. Rinne stopped 18 of the first 19 shots faced through the first two periods,...

Jun 03 2017

Penguins shuffle lines for Game 2 of Cup Final

The Predators are scheduled to face the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Satur. He might be lucky there's 2 days between games to tr...

Jun 03 2017

Chris Woakes out of Champions Trophy with injury

There was sense in the switch given Bangladesh are more comfortable against spin but it proved to be only a qualified success with Ball taking some hammer - for the th...

Jun 03 2017

I didn't score many, but some were important, says modest Zidane

At 34 he has been reborn in his debut season with the Vecchia Signora, scoring a sensational volley and providing Juventus's other three goals in their semi-final win...

Jun 03 2017

Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland start bench-clearing brawl between Nats, Giants

The outfielder waved his bat at Strickland, strode towards the mound and threw his helmet at his opponent. Both players landed punches to the head of the other before t...

Jun 03 2017

Cubs stop 6-game slide with 3-2 win over Cardinals

The 31-year-old Fowler got another loud ovation when he stepped to the plate in the first inning, and he hit a drive to the bleachers in right for his 23rd career leadoff...

Jun 03 2017

Thursday marks Pens' silver anniversary of back-to-back Stanley Cup wins

It stayed 4-1 after Pittsburgh's Matt Cullen was ruled offside following a coach's challenge of a goal by Patric Hornqvist . This game was closer to what we had ...

Jun 03 2017

Ronaldo? Zidane? Real Madrid boss names the ultimate Galactico

While Ronaldo , for years renowned as a tricky winger and provider, has evolved his game to focus much more on a centre-forward role, Zidane remained primarily the midfi...

Jun 03 2017

Russell Westbrook allegedly watched 'Sister Act 2' instead of the Finals

All of which added up to a 12.4 metered market result for the primetime game. Everything the singer did while she watched the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Golde...