Stories about Sport

Jun 12 2017

How Real Madrid celebrated their Champions League victory

Ronaldo Junior was on the Bernabeu pitch on Sunday as part of Real Madrid's celebrations having won the Champions League title the night before, defeating Italian gia...

Jun 12 2017

Steve Kerr thought original technical foul was called on Draymond Green

The officials acknowledged after the game they did not handle the situation very well. One victory away, and no matter any National Basketball Association inspection of F...

Jun 12 2017

Is Stephen Curry playing too passively in the NBA Finals?

We have a zero-three (Cavs at 0-3 in the Finals) team that is being.criticized-'Is LeBron past his peak?' It's just ludicrous stuff. He now has nine Finals triple-doubles...

Jun 12 2017

Deflated Wawrinka says was too hesitant in French Open final

He skipped the tournament a year ago, when he was dealing with the injured left wrist that forced him to withdraw from the 2016 French Open after two matches. I am not ...

Jun 12 2017

Stanley Cup Final 2017: Predators' Ryan Ellis questionable for Game 6

Pittsburgh was done. Not to be, as the home team won again in Game 6, and then the Penguins dethroned the mighty Red Wings, 2-1, in Game 7. Scoring first hasn't al...

Jun 12 2017

Penguins storm past Predators for 2-0 Stanley Cup lead

After the game, Subban promised the Nashville Predators , quickly down 2-0 in the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Final , would win Game 3 on home ice. It's just been tha...

Jun 12 2017

Unraveling the case of Draymond Green and the disappearing technical foul

This is the kind of dumb, cheap, pointless foul that various Warriors players commit often enough to have become nearly a signature move-their already historic supremac...

Jun 12 2017

Pakistan coach gives his side a spray after big loss

On Sunday, one of the most eagerly awaited matches of the tournament proved a damp squib in the end as India utterly dominated every aspect of a stop-start, rain-inter...

Jun 12 2017

Sources Consider Lakers, Clippers Viable Destinations For LeBron James In 2018

Last year's NBA Finals swung to the Cavaliers on the hands of LeBron James' epic series-saving block in Game 7 on Andre Iguodala . Not only would this limit the am...

Jun 12 2017

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui delighted with victory over Macedonia

Iniesta cued Silva's 15th-minute strike when he timed his chipped pass to meet Jordi Alba's run into Macedonia's box. The visitors were 2-0 up and cruising but l...

Jun 12 2017

Louisville tops Kentucky 6-2 to clinch NCAA super regional

For the season, Ellis leads the Cardinals with a.367 batting average, 20 home runs, 61 RBI and a.729 slugging percentage. A wild, if delayed, celebration followed before ...

Jun 12 2017

Happy Hamilton enjoys 'stroll in the park'

Even when pitting, Hamilton had gained such a large margin at the front that he was able to change tires and return to the track while still retaining the lead. Vettel ...

Jun 12 2017

How Draymond Green Helped Make Kevin Durant's Move to Golden State Happen

It's a Warriors team that trailed Durant's Oklahoma City team 3-1 in the Western Conference finals, rallied to win that series, then blew a 3-1 lead vs. Kevin Durant hi...

Jun 12 2017

Sam Warburton back to lead Lions against Highlanders

All Blacks Jerome Kaino has returned from injury and will be available against Samoa, while captain Kieran Read and flyhalf Aaron Cruden have been ruled out of New Zeal...

Jun 12 2017

Champions Trophy: India face Proteas challenge in do-or-die clash

The victor of this match will go to the semi-finals of the Champions Trophy . Going into the virtual "quarterfinal" clash, both India and South Africa hold two poi...

Jun 12 2017

This Stanley Cup Final is the nastiest since 2011

Since Game 3, the Penguins captain was dealing with an earful from P.K. Subban and a few Pittsburgh media types who unjustly questioned the legacy he'd leave behind shoul...

Jun 12 2017

A look at all 10 of Rafael Nadal's French Open finals

The Spaniard notched his memorable success on a second match point when three-time Grand Slam victor Wawrinka sent a backhand into the net. Nadal, who had taken the f...

Jun 12 2017

Rafael Nadal thrashes Stanislas Wawrinka for a 10th title

Nadal now holds a 16-3 edge over the 32-year-old Wawrinka in head-to-head meetings-including 6-1 on clay-and made it 10-for-10 in French Open finals. "For sure he's ...

Jun 12 2017

Cespedes available to pinch-hit, returning to lineup Monday

Cabrera made a couple good plays Sunday after an atrocious time Saturday. The Mets made it 6-1 in the eighth inning when Rivera connected for his second homer of th...

Jun 12 2017

Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination

I don't believe that the Cavs will be able to duplicate that much more in this series, but their confidence is back now heading out west for Monday's Game 5. The Warriors...