Stories about Sport

Jun 10 2017

No perfection: Cavs top Warriors to stay alive in NBA Finals

The fan was ejected and escorted from his seat. They very easily could be playing for a third straight championship. LeBron James recorded a triple-double, Kyrie I...

Jun 10 2017

Cavaliers Players Reportedly 'Highly Agitated' over Stephen Curry's Game 3 Squat

As you can see, Curry appears to make a mooning-like gesture that rubbed many the wrong way. Several Cavaliers players are reportedly "highly agitated" about Curry...

Jun 10 2017

Cavs end Warriors run to keep Finals series alive

But they didn't have Green then and they have Kevin Durant now, two reasons why the Warriors believe they will finish the job this time. Magic Johnson (1980s Lake...

Jun 10 2017

Cavs avoid elimination, top Warriors in Game 4

No team in NBA history has recovered from a 3-0 deficit to win a best-of-seven series, but then again, no team in NBA history had recovered from a 3-1 deficit to win the ...

Jun 10 2017

LeBron, Cavs end Warriors' perfect postseason run in Game 4

Pachulia could have been ejected, but was only given a technical as was Shumpert. The third quarter was easily the most chaotic of the Finals. Kyrie Irving scored 4...

Jun 10 2017

Lebanese gov't seeks to ban Wonder Woman film with Israeli lead actress

He added that the superhero role Gal Gadot is playing has no connection to her Israeli heritage, and therefore shouldn't result in a ban. If you thought the film's ...

Jun 10 2017

Cavs didn't want the Warriors celebrating in Cleveland

Green was assessed what appeared to be his second technical foul for arguing with the referees during Game 4 , leading to an ejection.or so everyone thought. It's the fi...

Jun 10 2017

Preds: Shutting down Pens' stars not possible every game

Once the Rangers lost to the bone-dry Senators in the second round, hope in the Eastern Conference rested exclusively on Sidney Crosby and the Penguins. Some were the r...

Jun 10 2017

Lewis Hamilton fastest in 1st practice at Canadian GP

Lewis topped the morning session with Valtteri just 0.237s shy in P3. Dutchman Max Verstappen was fifth for Red Bull , before he pulled up in the closing stages with...

Jun 10 2017

Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant scold reporter over squatting question

When pressed on the intent of the celebration Curry added, "No Randy Moss". (You may know her as " the real MVP .") Their moment of joy was captured by NBC Sports Bay A...

Jun 10 2017

US planning lineup changes with short rest for Mexico match

Trinidad and Tobago's (T&T) hope of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation suffered another devastating blow Thursday when they were defeated 2-0 by nem...

Jun 10 2017

NBA finals Game 4: Golden State Warriors v Cleveland Cavaliers

No team has escaped a 3-0 deficit to win an NBA playoff series in 126 tries and the Warriors can claim the crown by winning game five at home on Monday in Oakland, Ca...

Jun 10 2017

Players are ready to take on England - Strachan

Beginning with their first encounter in November 1872, the two neighbours faced off nearly every year until 1984, when the British Home Championship was abolished. "Last ...

Jun 10 2017

Australia police regard Melbourne attack as 'act of terrorism'

The state's chief police commissioner, Graham Ashton, said it was still not certain as to whether it was a planned attack. "We believe that calls (were) made by the indiv...

Jun 10 2017

Cavaliers avoid a sweep with offensive outburst, 137-116

Golden State won the National Basketball Association title in 2015 in six games over the Cavs, and Cleveland won previous year in seven games . Kyrie Irving ...

Jun 10 2017

Roy Keane tells Republic 'to go to war' in Austria game

Keane, though, has no time for talk of tiredness and insisted the players will have to be prepared to play through the pain barrier if they are going to strengthen their ...

Jun 10 2017

Cavaliers end Warriors run to keep NBA Finals alive

We came out and this was as close to a 48-minute game as we played in the post-season. Asked whether or not he expects the chatter between games 4 and 5 to include ta...

Jun 10 2017

Scotland's Gordon Strachan feels calm approach is key against 'old enemies' England

The Spurs striker, top scorer in the Premier League last season with 29 goals, is not so prolific for the Three Lions with only five goals in 17 appearances and is keen f...

Jun 10 2017

Sidney Crosby Punches PK Subban's Head Into Ice

But if the pattern holds, the Preds should bounce back with a much better effort in Game 6. It was a masterful performance by the Penguins captain, who finished with th...

Jun 10 2017

Tearful Muguruza laments French Open crowd's 'lack of respect'

Caroline Wozniacki stayed on course to win her first grand slam title, with the Dane beating Russian eighth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1 4-6 6-2 to reach the quarter-f...