Stories about Sport

May 11 2017

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard expects to play Game 6 despite ankle injury

Houston surrendered 18 offensive rebounds to the Spurs and slipped into an offensive slog as the game closed, scoring 22 points during the fourth quarter and overtime. ET...

May 11 2017

Lowry to opt for free agency

Once Kyle Lowry said, following the Raptors' Game 4 loss at the hands of the Cavaliers , that he intends to opt out of his contract later this summer and become a fre...

May 11 2017

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge runs fastest marathon ever at 2 hours, 24 seconds

Kipchoge ran with fellow world-class runners Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia and Zersany Tadese from Eritrea in Nike's "Breaking2" project aimed at covering the 26.2 miles...

May 11 2017

Rooney says he wants to stay at Man United

When we lost these players in a period of 17 matches in seven weeks, it was the impossible job. "So it was not a gamble it was just a outcome of our situation", the m...

May 11 2017

German Marquez throws gem, Rockies beat Cubs 3-0

Greg Holland threw a ideal ninth for his 14th save in as many chances to help the Rockies take two of three. Supplementing this fine work, Marquez struck out eight o...

May 11 2017

Ducks pluck victory over Oilers in Game 3 at raucous Rogers Place

Was it effective? Sure it was, kind of. The Ducks took a 1-0 lead on Getzlaf's fourth goal of the playoffs on the power play at 36 seconds of the second period. But...

May 11 2017

Buffon was the difference, says Jardim

Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain: "I fight so hard for these moments". Radamel Falcao almost equalised after the break, but saw his low effort from inside the area grat...

May 11 2017

Eagles "really confident" Sidney Jones will be same player after Achilles tear

Tennessee Volunteers defensive end Derek Barnett (9) during the second quarter against the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles at Neyland Stadium. Barnett described his expe...

May 11 2017

'Cheater Sharapova should not be allowed to play again'

Eugenie Bouchard was the latest player to attack Sharapova , who the Canadian branded a "cheater" over her return from a drugs ban. The other side of the draw featured...

May 11 2017

Bottas: 2017 F1 title battle with Hamilton could get 'tricky'

Vettel's second place meant the German extended his standings lead to 13 points over Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton, who trailed in fourth after suffering overheating tro...

May 11 2017

Senators tie game late, win pivotal matchup with Rangers in overtime

Finally, having been frustrated for five and a half periods on Broadway, here was the spark Ottawa needed. After being outscored 2-1 in the first period, the Senators o...

May 11 2017

Golden State Warriors/Utah Jazz Game 3 Analysis

Sure, they still lost by 11 points, but they responded well to an early funk, played quite well for a good portion of the second and third quarters, and held a lead with ...

May 11 2017

Utah's boring? Jazz fans offer nightlife choices to Warriors

The Warriors honored their 2007 team - labeled "We Believe" during a first-round playoff win over top-seeded Dallas - in an on-court ceremony between the first and second...

May 11 2017

Raptors, Spurs advance to second round of National Basketball Association playoffs

Even though the Bucks dropped the last game at home 76 to 87, fans say they're loving the fact that Bucks fever has taken over Milwaukee . The crowd on the road wa...

May 11 2017

Sam Allardyce insists there is no centre-back crisis at Crystal Palace

We are not thinking to be above Arsenal , our challenge is to reduce the gap with Chelsea and think of bigger things than only to be above Arsenal . However, if Sakho...

May 11 2017

French defender Hernandez poised for Real move

Atletico will be playing its last European game at the stadium before moving into a new venue next season. Craig Burley explains why a Barcelona-style Champions League ...

May 11 2017

Larsson, Letestu power Oilers past Ducks

Louis over Nashville. Teams which have won the first two games of a series on the road have compiled a 69-18 record all-time among National Hockey League best-of-seven ...

May 11 2017

When is the 2017 Champions League Final?

Every match is different. Real Madrid will now hope to defend their Champions League title when they take on Juventus in the summit showdown on June 4. 'It was a ...

May 11 2017

Higuain shines as Juventus beat Monaco

A pair of goals from Gonzalo Higuain gave the five-time defending Serie A champions a sizable advantage as they head back to Turin for the second leg, though the Ligue 1 ...

May 11 2017

Gaviria sprints to 2nd Giro d'Italia victory on 5th stage

Ireland's Sam Bennett was just beaten into third place in a sprint finish on stage five of the Giro d'Italia. "I'd like to bring the Maglia Ciclamino [sprint jersey] ...