Stories about Sport

Jun 07 2017

Cavaliers hoping to recreate last year's rally

The Cavaliers opened the series as +200 underdogs, but following Sunday's loss in Game 2 have plummeted to a distant +650 bet to repeat as champions. "It motivates us to ...

Jun 07 2017

Tuipulotu to miss Blues match vs Lions after lateness

The Lions would pay for their wasteful finishing, as the unsafe wing, Rieko Ioane, showed just how clinical he can be when the Lions were caught narrow. "We know ...

Jun 07 2017

Massive Car Bomb Explodes in Afghan Capital

Afghan officials say 64 people were killed and as many as 320 were wounded. The target of the massive bombing was not immediately clear but an Afghan security official...

Jun 07 2017

Felt like a club batter in front of Yuvraj Singh: Virat Kohli

After scoring 110 runs in 20 overs, both sought to exploit the conditions and poor fielding from the Pakistani players. All forged crucial partnerships, played the ball...

Jun 07 2017

Borussia Dortmund announce Peter Bosz as new head coach

He inherits a young BVB side that finished third in the Bundesliga last season, securing automatic Champions League qualification, and won the DFB Pokal, their first ...

Jun 07 2017

Sunday's roundup: Dufner wins Memorial after roller coaster weekend

Dufner arrived in OH having missed only two cuts, but he hadn't finished any better than T-11 in an individual stroke play event. "But I know that there's been times with...

Jun 07 2017

Finn in for Woakes in England cricket team

England's next game is against New Zealand on Tuesday in Cardiff, Wales. Chris Woakes has spoken of his frustration after he was ruled out of the rest of the Champi...

Jun 07 2017

Shock poll reveals Tories lead at just 1%

Yet, judging by recent electoral polls , that is something that could very well occur should Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party not substantially increa...

Jun 07 2017

Andy Murray's desire is fuelled by NY memories

Andy Murray's reputation as one of the strong men of tennis might be tested to the full if he is to go all the way at the French Open, but he can take heart from his rem...

Jun 07 2017

Champions Trophy 2017: New Zealand fined for slow over-rate against England

England Captain Eoin Morgan might also bring back leggie Adil Rashid to add teeth to the bowling attack. New Zealand had Australia on the ropes just days ago o...

Jun 07 2017

Cano, Seager power Mariners past Twins 12-3

Santiago walked Cano and Nelson Cruz with one out in the third and Seager followed with an RBI double. "I just wasn't as sharp tonight". "This whole road thing is hard ...

Jun 07 2017

Joe Mixon says he'll train with Adrian Peterson this summer

Peterson and Mixon were both star running backs for the Oklahoma Sooners , though, their time in Norman was separated by a decade. "He's going to push me and I'll push h...

Jun 07 2017

Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - 6/3/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Boston, in 2011, was the last team to come back from a 2-0 deficit in the Final, rallying to defeat Vancouver in seven games. After the Malkin goal, Predators coach P...

Jun 07 2017

'16 champ Djokovic stunned by Thiem in French Open quarters

Things did not begin promisingly, but after twice fighting back from a break down in the opening set he pulled away to win 7-6 (7/5) 6-1 6-3. Djokovic was left on his kne...

Jun 07 2017

Murray Downs Del Potro in blockbuster match

If you play a guy you don't really know, it's hard to get the right gameplan, so it also helps that I know Juan Martin's game very well. Even if I won the first set 6-0, ...

Jun 07 2017

Tyronn Lue: No plans to start Iman Shumpert over JR Smith

Golden State , a Finals dubbed "The Three-Match" has been a mismatch. "I've got to stop getting silly fouls, three-point plays, four-point plays and then on the offensi...

Jun 07 2017

Underwood puts off birthday present for Preds' Fisher

And then came Gaudreau's goal, confirmed only after the horn sounded and officials reviewed the play. Predators rookie Frederick Gaudreau , the Predator who doesn't e...

Jun 07 2017

Cavs considering lineup changes for Game 3

For the second consecutive year, the Cleveland Cavaliers find themselves in a hole, looking up at the Golden State Warriors who carry a 2-0 lead in the NBA Finals. But ...

Jun 07 2017

Cron And Calhoun Homer To Lead Angels Past Tigers

Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler returned to the lineup in last night's loss to the Angels . He has a 3.86 ERA in 10 starts, throwing 60.2 innings with 8.3 K/9 and 1...

Jun 07 2017

Djokovic and Nadal make winning starts at Roland Garros

Should he do so, the 30-year-old Spaniard would become the first man to win 10 titles at any single Grand Slam event . Djokovic will now face either compatriot Janko...