Stories about Sport

Июн 09 2017

NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from last year

While some fans - namely Cavs fans - bemoan the Golden State Warriors' addition of Kevin Durant last offseason, you won't hear LeBron James complain about it. In the af...

Июн 09 2017

#PredsOn3: Nashville looks to take the lead in Stanley Cup Final

In a flash, Crosby took a pass and split the Nashville defense. Justin Schultz opened the scoring with a power-play goal just 1:31 into the game. They'd go on to hamm...

Июн 09 2017

UNC coach Fedora receives contract extension through 2022

Florida went ahead for good when Christian Hicks walked with the bases loaded, scoring J.J. Schwarz. The Tar Heels were not supposed to have a game Thursday, but they'll ...

Июн 09 2017

Warriors Durant not simply along for Finals ride

By contrast, when James left the Cavs for the Heat in 2010 and was joined by Chris Bosh arriving from Toronto, Miami was coming off a 47-win regular season, a first-rou...

Июн 09 2017

Costa unwanted at Chelsea

Costa , who has two years left on his Stamford Bridge contract, has been linked with a sensational return to Atletico Madrid , who he swapped for Chelsea in 2014. ...

Июн 09 2017

Kuerten says Nadal could win 15 titles in Paris

The 13th seeded Mladenovic quickly got into her rhythm as she held serve and broke Bacsinszky's in the fourth game to lead 3-1. Bacsinszky - seeded 30th - won the crucial...

Июн 09 2017

Chelsea offer star as part of deal to land Bonucci

This is the latest in a long line of bust-ups between the pair. The former AC Milan boss has agreed a contract extension at the Juventus Stadium until 2019 amid int...

Июн 09 2017

Durant's three sinks Cavaliers

Golden State is a prohibitive favorite for the foreseeable future. To defeat the Warriors , a team has to be able to keep up with them on offense and the Cavaliers did...

Июн 09 2017

Mooy: A-League players good enough for the Championship & Premier League

The remark spurred on Huddersfield as they enjoyed a historic season, and Holloway's comments were at the forefront of Wagner's mind when he spoke in his post-match i...

Июн 09 2017

Man climbs 3000 foot rock face with no safety equipment

A photo on the magazine's website shows a grinning Honnold wearing just a pair of black trousers after reaching the summit. Honnold climbed the " Freerider " route, w...

Июн 09 2017

Penguins crush Predators to take 3-2 lead in Stanley Cup

Pittsburgh Penguins' Ron Hainsey, center, celebrates his goal against the Nashville Predators with Evgeni Malkin , left, and Phil Kessel , right, during the second perio...

Июн 09 2017

Conte doesn't want me at Chelsea: Costa

On each occasion, the Italian made clear he would not tolerate the forward's influence disrupting Chelsea's pursuit of the title and, to his credit, Costa responded by ...

Июн 09 2017

Clutch Warriors win had roots in heartbreaking loss

There was no whistle on the play, and the Golden State Warriors carried on to a 118-113 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers to take a commanding 3-0 series lead in...

Июн 09 2017

Cavs not giving up - James

But the Cavs aren't going to redefine themselves midway through the Finals. The track meets of Games 1 and 2 clearly benefitted the Warriors, who scored 245 combined ...

Июн 09 2017

Penguins host Predators in pivotal Game 5

Sidney Crosby threw a water bottle on the ice. "I live some stuff", Gaudreau said after Nashville's Game 4 win evened the series at 2-2 heading into Thursday night's G...

Июн 09 2017

Preds Try To Solve Penguins' Home Ice Edge In Game 5

Like Gallagher, who had only 10 goals and 29 points this season, Arvidsson likes to mix it up around the front of the net and play with pesky, speedy abandon. With the ...

Июн 09 2017

McElroy | LeBron James isn't leaving the Cavaliers - yet

Thomas said that Durant is a uniquely talented player, the likes of which don't come around often in the National Basketball Association. "You're just trying to stay ...

Июн 09 2017

Warriors one win shy of NBA crown

Durant has been criticized in the past for shying away from the big moment, and being intimidated by situations that could potentially lead to massive failure. Game 2 on ...

Июн 09 2017

Why was Steelers' Chris Boswell kicked out of Penguins Game 5 win?

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) blocks a shot against the Pittsburgh Penguins in the third period in game four of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final at Brid...

Июн 09 2017

United Kingdom election: Pound slides following exit poll results

Britain voted Thursday in an election that started out as an attempt. The result is another reminder of just how disillusioned voters are with the political esta...