Stories about Sport

Jun 06 2017

Stanley Cup Final: Jake Guentzel leads Penguins to 2-0 series lead

The Penguins answered at the 16:36 mark of the period when Jake Guentzel scored their first goal of the night, assisted by Conor Sheary and Chris Kunitz . Catfish ...

Jun 06 2017

Warriors beat Cavaliers in Game 2 of NBA finals

Him , Durant and Curry being on fire at the same time was just too much for Cleveland to try and even contain. LeBron posted a triple-double in the losing effor...

Jun 06 2017

LeBron James Appears Frustrated After Game 2, Calls Warriors 'Different Team'

Officer Norma Eisenman, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Police Department, said that the act of vandalism at James' home was being investigated as a hate crime and th...

Jun 06 2017

Wallace to become first black driver in Cup race since 2006

We're fortunate to have someone with Bubba's potential in the Ford Performance family who can step in for us until Aric is healed". "I'm incredibly grateful that Ford, ...

Jun 06 2017

Warriors steamroll Cavs for 2-0 series lead

Two games into the NBA Finals , the biggest names on the marquee are living up to the billing, though Warriors superstar Kevin Durant is making an impressive case for...

Jun 06 2017

Stanley Cup Finals Is Now Tied After Nashville Win Over Pittsburgh

Calle Jarnkrok opened the scoring for the hosts at Bridgestone Arena before Sidney Crosby equalised for Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby scored on a breakaway a...

Jun 06 2017

Steve Kerr marvels at Kevin Durant's 'amazing' defense

Game Three is in Cleveland on Wednesday. Such is the sad state of the Cavs these days after they wasted another brilliant performance from LeBron in Game 2 of the NB...

Jun 06 2017

Murray, Wawrinka charge into French Open last eight

However, instead of discussing the match in the traditional on-court TV interview, Murray took the microphone to remember the 29 people who died in the recent outrages in...

Jun 06 2017

Australia left frustrated after second straight wash-out at Champions Trophy

Guptill was involved when New Zealand hammered England by eight wickets in a World Cup group match two years ago. Josh Hazlewood took six wickets against New Zea...

Jun 06 2017

Murray, Wawrinka into French Open last 16

Murray then broke Khachanov's opening service game of the third set, before a second break at 4-4 allowed Murray to serve it out after two hours and six minutes of tenni...

Jun 06 2017

Hunter Strickland suspended 6 games, Bryce Harper 4 after brawl

After the first homer, Strickland said he wasn't afraid of Harper. "He's great for a cool quote...that's hilarious to me, " Clippard said. Supposedly, the goal of t...

Jun 06 2017

Cilic easily beats Lopez to reach 4th round

PARIS (AP ) - A combination of luck and ideal tennis helped Kei Nishikori reach the quarterfinals of the French Open . Wawrinka is through to the last eight at Ro...

Jun 06 2017

French Open 2017: Granollers wonder shot gets a high-five from Djokovic

Nishikori's next opponent will be Jeremy Chardy. But a mixture of poor form, illness and even a lack of motivation mean that Andy Murray starts this season's French Op...

Jun 06 2017

Raikkonen struggling to understand Ferrari's Monaco strategy

Ferrari now enjoys a 17-point advantage over Mercedes in the Constructors' standings, with the German squad now chasing its Italian rival as roles are reversed. "It ...

Jun 06 2017

India defeat Pakistan by 124 runs in ICC Champions Trophy pool match

Afridi, a former Pakistan captain, said his country's drab show last night took away all the excitement from what was expected to be a high-voltage Group B encounter. Ind...

Jun 06 2017

Dufner surges back to claim The Memorial

Jason Dufner began the third round in the Memorial with a five shot lead after a pair of superb opening 65s. Paratore started the final day at the Barseback Gold and C...

Jun 06 2017

Murray, Halep Power Into Roland Garros Quarterfinals

Murray paid tribute to the victims of recent terror attacks in the United Kingdom post-match and was given a standing ovation by the crowd. "I said after the last match...

Jun 06 2017

Smith: 'Australia will be ready for England showdown'

Smith said after the washout: "Disappointing not to get a result but we can't do much about the weather". This time, they were well on top, having reached 1-83 ( David Wa...

Jun 06 2017

Memory fails Kei Nishikori ahead of Andy Murray quarterfinal reunion

PARIS (AP) - For all of the tumult in the French Open women's draw and the unfamiliar names filling the quarterfinal slots, the men's tournament has been much more abo...

Jun 06 2017

Warriors' hot shooting overshadows turnover tragedy in NBA Finals Game 2 victory

The four-time scoring champ has changed these Finals with his Dikembe Mutombo act, blocking five shots in Game 2 as part of his stellar interior defense. "It felt great...