Stories about Sport

May 12 2017

Caps' Alex Ovechkin finished playoffs with lower-body injury

Fleury, who stepped in for Matt Murray when the Penguins' starter was injured during warmups before the first game of the playoffs, has a.927 save percentage overal...

May 12 2017

Sidney Crosby Star forward back on ice following concussion

Washington will try to find that killer instinct back at home Saturday for Game 5. Crosby frequently skated while working back from his previous three concussions, and th...

May 12 2017

Courtois: Title Win Under Conte Would Top 2015

Chelsea capitalised on second-placed Tottenham Hotspur's 1-0 defeat by West Ham United on Friday by beating Middlesbrough 3-0 on Monday to move seven points clear at t...

May 12 2017

Wayne Rooney drops hint that he will leave United this summer

Rashford last week surprised onlookers with his superb free-kick and this time it was the quality of his cross that impressed, with his fine, curling ball headed home by ...

May 12 2017

Boston Celtics vs. Washington Wizards - 5/10/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Veteran tricks are grabbing an arm so a guy can't get there to block the shot, you know what I'm saying? After a big first half for Isaiah Thomas (IT), the Wizards ad...

May 12 2017

Three things we learned in the NHL: Fleury stonewalls Capitals

Sullivan called Fleury the Penguins' best player, and even with Crosby's four points through two games he's not wrong. "We're down 0-2, but I think guys are still pretty ...

May 12 2017

Starting with Bears, surprises galore on Day 1 of National Football League draft

Tennessee Titans: Tennessee has been on my winners list on all three days of the 2017 NFL Draft and all things considered, they may have secured my favorite draft class...

May 12 2017

Kevin Durant will never forget being mocked by National Basketball Association coaches

They were giggling with each other that I couldn't lift 185 pounds (on a bench press), and I was like, 'All right, keep laughing. Future employers want to know the person...

May 12 2017

Conte: Chelsea Stayed Calm In Everton Win

Chelsea's Pedro celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game during their English Premier League soccer match against Everton at Goodison Park, Liverpool, England...

May 12 2017

Blind: Celta win a major step towards final

Lingard insists it was the flawless response and shows Rashford is developing a thick skin. "He's been about long enough now to handle the pressure". He's going to fill o...

May 12 2017

Spurs look to close out Rockets with Leonard ailing

Jonathon Simmons, who is averaging 6.2 points in nearly 18 minutes, will start at small forward. If Leonard is still hobbled for Game 6 it will be another blow to a t...

May 12 2017

Marco Silva only focused on Hull's result against Sunderland

The Black Cats are preparing for life in the second tier and under-fire manager Moyes wants to build on the morale-boosting defeat of Hull against the Swans. "We've g...

May 12 2017

Clement says keeping Swansea in the PL would be massive

Swansea were bottom of the Premier League with only 12 points from 19 games when Clement was appointed at the start of January. Even though he is still waiting for his...

May 12 2017

Djokovic and Nadal battle through in Madrid

The 12-time Grand Slam champion beat Spanish wildcard Nicolas Almagro 6-1 4-6 7-5 to set up a tie with Feliciano Lopez or Gilles Simon. That set hung in the balance unt...

May 12 2017

Herrera says fans can fire United to final

My feelings, it is the most important match of our history", Mourinho said. He added: "They are a very good team, very risky when they play away and we will need our fa...

May 12 2017

Captain Wayne Rooney keen to remain at Manchester United next season

Manchester United will have the chance to add the Europa League to their bulging trophy cabinet after edging through a frantic, tempestuous semi-final against Celta Vig...

May 12 2017

Ramos: Real Madrid squad one of most complete ever

Atletico were boosted on Sunday by the return of defender Jose Gimenez to training although they are still without right backs Juanfran and Sime Vrsaljko, who they missed...

May 12 2017

West Brom boss Tony Pulis hoping to delay Chelsea title celebrations

It's great. Now we need to do another step. "For sure this moment is a really good moment for us as we are so close to reaching a fantastic target for us". We're still ...

May 12 2017

Djokovic advances to 3rd round in Madrid Open

Sometimes you get dizzy a little bit with that. The Serbian, who recently split from his long-term coach Marian Vajda, is trying to regain his best form again ahead of ...

May 12 2017

Leonard won't play in Game 6 for Spurs

With Game 6 of the Spurs and Rockets shifting to Houston , the latter have home court advantage in their favor. Leonard will definitely be playing for his team, bu...