Stories about Sport

Jun 09 2017

NBA Finals notebook: Cavs need double-duty from James

He is averaging 35.5 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists while only turning the ball over 1.5 times a game. Irving bounced back from a rough Game 2 with 38 points, in...

Jun 09 2017

Kerr mocks those saying Warriors couldn't beat past great teams

The guys in the '50s would have destroyed everybody. It's weird how human evolution.goes in reverse in sports. "Mark Jackson did", said Kerr when asked the question at Tu...

Jun 09 2017

Wanda Durant and Sonya Curry share epic moment after Game 3

They may have no choice. "I think Kyrie and LeBron played the entire second half - maybe they got a few seconds rest - and that's a hard thing to do", Warriors coach St...

Jun 09 2017

15-Year-Old Dies After Being Accidentally Shot with BB Gun

During the investigation, it was learned that the juvenile victim was shot with a pellet rifle once in the chest, by a juvenile, male friend, also 15-years-old. "He was a...

Jun 09 2017

Abilene teen competes in Scripps National Spelling Bee

Her name was not among the list of finalists announced Wednesday night. Brendan Pawlicki of Shelby Township was eliminated in the first round of the National Spelling...

Jun 09 2017

Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - 6/11/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

One thing to watch heading into Game 6: Nashville forward Colton Sissons was given a match penalty for cross-checking Pittsburgh's Olli Maatta in the face late in the t...

Jun 09 2017

Australia denied victory over Bangladesh by washout at The Oval

The Kiwis looked on course for a victory after putting up a big score on the board and then leaving the opposition batsmen in trouble, before rain intervened and saved th...

Jun 09 2017

Penguins dominate Predators, win Game 5 6-0

Rinne had struggled to start the series in Pittsburgh though, pegged for eight goals on only 36 shots at PPG Paints Arena. For two straight games, the Penguins had stru...

Jun 09 2017

Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem in French Open semifinals

Prediction: Wawrinka in four, as I believe his best clay-court game is just better than Murray's. "I'm thinking less on the court. I need to do the same again". Simon...

Jun 09 2017

Coral Springs twins have been found safe, police say

On Thursday, their father had begged for his daughters to return home. "You know, I would never, ever hurt you". "I miss ya'll, and it's killing me that you are not wit...

Jun 09 2017

Cavs fans use lawns to show support before the NBA Finals

James became the first player to lead an NBA Finals in every major statistical category with 29.7 points, 11.3 rebounds, 8.9 assists, 2.6 steals and 2.3 blocked shots a...

Jun 09 2017

Jelena Ostapenko upsets Caroline Wozniacki at French Open

It is the first major since the 1979 Australian Open where no women's quarterfinalist was a Grand Slam champion. It looked like the same might happen in the third w...

Jun 09 2017

National Basketball Association free agency rumors: LeBron James could be headed to Lakers, Clippers

Owner Dan Gilbert promised James that spending wouldn't be an issue when James returned to Cleveland in 2014, and over the past two seasons the team has paid out $81 m...

Jun 09 2017

LeBron James Kicked Andre Iguodala in the Groin During Game 3

This Warriors team is bound to fall eventually, but the steps taken by the league's 29 remaining teams over this summer will forecast the game's next half-decade. "I me...

Jun 09 2017

No changes in starters or tempo as Cavs seek win

The grand prize in the National Basketball Association is a championship ring, and players will sacrifice everything possible to get one . And I'm confident that we can ...

Jun 09 2017

Mahrez, Sandro on Chelsea's wishlist

The Telegraph report that if Chelsea are to draft in both Mahrez and Sandro this summer, we will have to part with a whopping £95million. Arsene Wenger has expressed ...

Jun 09 2017

Kevin Durant knows this is his moment after years of National Basketball Association heartbreak

One win from his first championship and probably the NBA Finals MVP award along with it, Durant is the flawless player in the ideal place. "I think it's just part of ...

Jun 09 2017

Injured All Black Coles a series doubt, admits Hansen

The British and Irish Lions are likely to face the toughest test of their New Zealand tour so far on Saturday night when they take on a strong Crusaders side. Jodie B...

Jun 09 2017

French Open 2017: Is Rafael Nadal Back To His Very Best?

The other semi-final pits world No.1 Andy Murray against in-form Swiss Stan Wawrinka , the third seed. That fantasy remains well in the distance for now, as Murray ...

Jun 09 2017

Murray wary of in-form Wawrinka ahead of French Open semi-final showdown

Stan Wawrinka .ulian Finney/Getty Images. Obviously if someone had offered me a semi-final spot before the tournament, I would have signed up for that because I was not p...