Stories about Sport

Jun 08 2017

LeBron James dismisses idea he's worn out guarding Kevin Durant

The Warriors were lethal in the first two games and handled the Cavs with relative ease. Warriors forward Kevin Durant , who left Oklahoma City for Golden State...

Jun 08 2017

Game 3 of National Basketball Association finals to be broadcast at Civic Center Plaza

Durant is chasing his first championship and seems determined to do whatever it takes. The Warriors' 132-113 victory on Sunday drew an average of 20.1 million viewers, ...

Jun 08 2017

Lonzo Ball works out for Lakers, would love to be No

I think the workout is something that we'll keep the doors closed on . Ball doesn't plan on changing his shooting motion and did not share what other teams he will be wo...

Jun 08 2017

The Finals Stat: Game 3 -- Cavs come up empty down the stretch

Sitting courtside with his friend, Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamilton, Neymar was enthralled with the game as the Warriors put on a show, despite all of LeBron J...

Jun 08 2017

Durant's dagger 3 lifts Warriors over Cavs in Game 3

It's so hard to do. However last year's finals saw a Warriors team that fell because Draymond Green made the stupid error of kicking Lebron in the groin, getting susp...

Jun 08 2017

Garbine Muguruza, Venus Williams losses ensure 1st-time Slam victor

Sunday, June 4, 2017 . The 30th seed beat the 10th seed 5-7 6-2 6-1 in a topsy-turvy encounter on Philippe-Chatrier. Danish 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki knocked of...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors beats Cavaliers 132-113 in Game 2

They had a 3-1 lead over Cleveland in last year's Finals before the Cavs stormed back to win it in seven games. "We're never anxious about him and his shooting and th...

Jun 08 2017

Captain Virat Kohli Pleased with India's Winning Start

The players looked tense and nervous despite the claims to the contrary before the start of the game", he added. "The worrying thing for me, and it has been for a perio...

Jun 08 2017

Halep pulls off incredible win to reach semis

Halep will face second-seeded Czech Karolina Pliskova in the last four, while in the other half of the draw Latvian teenager Jelena Ostapenko will take on Swiss Tim...

Jun 08 2017

Nashville Predators Even Series With Pittsburgh Penguins

His absence leaves the Penguins without a veteran penalty killer. They had the evidence to back it up, too, from the first three rounds of the postseason. Nashville di...

Jun 08 2017

Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator

Sabathia, Evan Drellich of CSN New England reports. "I didn't know what to expect", said Sabathia, who has worn the brace since August 2015. "But I didn't feel any ...

Jun 08 2017

Durant's late heroics lifts Warriors over Cavaliers

The Warriors absolutely dominated on their home court, with Steph Curry , Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson knocking down shot after shot while the defense keeps the ...

Jun 08 2017

Ronaldo stays atop Forbes list of richest athletes

Forbes has released its 2017 list of highest paid athletes, with soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo and basketballer LeBron James topping the list. - Reuters picNEW Y...

Jun 08 2017

Murray wins Olympic final repeat in third round of French Open

Whoever had won that first set had big momentum", Murray said. The world No 1 battled back to win a marathon first set lasting one hour and 25 minutes before triumphing...

Jun 08 2017

Red Sox announcer Jerry Remy apologizes for translator remarks

There still was a lot of game left to play, but the way Sabathia was dealing, it was more than enough to carry NY to victory. Jonathan Holder followed Sabathia with...

Jun 08 2017

Murray Defeats Nishikori, Proceeds To French Open Semis

As long as that return is working well and his defense bails him out, Murray is a tough out regardless of how the other things are playing out. "I couldn't do anything ...

Jun 08 2017

Nashville downs Pittsburgh, knots Stanley Cup finals 2-2

They "got to their game" (another of Sullivan's favorite mantras) repeatedly in Game 4 only to lose. I think we've got to play with urgency. If I make a save on [Arvi...

Jun 08 2017

British and Irish Lions bring in big guns to face Crusaders

In their first match on Kiwi soil, the Lions laboured to a 13-7 win over the provincial Barbarians and struggled to assert dominance across the field. The start wasn't au...

Jun 08 2017

Preds even Stanley Cup Final, beat Penguins 4-1

The NHL has long promoted individual stars (like Sidney Crosby ), and the league also likes to play up dynasties and consistent winners: teams like the Oilers and Island...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors facing off against rival Cavaliers in Game 3 on ABC7

Dwight Howard joined the set of ESPN's First Take and ended up taking the unpopular choice in front of a Cleveland crowd, picking Golden State Warriors forward ...