Stories about Sport

Jun 13 2017

LaVall Jordan to leave Milwaukee for Butler

After Lickliter's departure from Iowa, Jordan accepted an assistant coaching position under John Beilein at MI. Milwaukee's LaVall Jordan will be the next Butler ...

Jun 13 2017

Twins in first place as big draft night arrives

Those leadership qualities impressed the Twins enough to overlook industry concerns about Lewis' ability to make the transition to wood bats in pro ball. The Dodgers' t...

Jun 13 2017

Tottenham striker Harry Kane would love England captaincy

Gareth Southgate's team prepared for the Battle of Britain clash at the Royal Marines Commando training centre. "We'll have a look in more detail, but you've got to cred...

Jun 13 2017

Didier Drogba scores and assists on winning debut for Phoenix Rising FC

Didier Drogba joined Phoenix Rising FC in April. The goalscorer later became the provider when he stole the ball in midfield and assisted his former Chelsea teammate ...

Jun 13 2017

Fan pays record-setting price for Cavs-Warriors Game 5 tickets

When a fan buys on the Warriors' resale site, it generates a new verified bar code that assures the buyer that there aren't any other people with the bar code that they...

Jun 13 2017

MacKenzie Gore selected third overall by San Diego

The 6-foot-2, 180-pound southpaw almost put together a flawless season as a junior when he posted a 0.08 ERA and 174 strikeouts over 88 1/3 innings, which included an 18-...

Jun 13 2017

Intensity grows as Warriors on the brink, Cavs on edge

Some variation of those words was written or uttered somewhere nearly one year ago. The 15 Cleveland Cavaliers and 15 Golden State Warriors who will suit up for G...

Jun 13 2017

Ben Stokes awaiting scan results on knee injury

It is expected he will have a second round of scans - probably on Tuesday - to establish the cause of pain in his left knee, after initial checks proved inconclusive but ...

Jun 13 2017

Penguins destroy Predators, take 3-2 lead in Stanley Cup Final

The powerful Pittsburgh Penguins , the defending Stanley Cup champions, against the Nashville Predators , the final team to get into the playoffs. The defending champ...

Jun 13 2017

LeBron James picks his dream teammates for 3-on-3 basketball

The Warriors' two most recent titles were clinched on the road - in Cleveland in 2015 and in Washington, D.C.in 1975, and the team's prior championship seasons took p...

Jun 13 2017

Golden State Warriors v Cleveland Cavaliers

Some variation of those words was written or uttered somewhere nearly one year ago. The struggles faced by the Cleveland Cavaliers in playing at Oracle Arena this sea...

Jun 13 2017

Red Sox TV analyst Remy has cancer again, facing surgery

The 64-year-old announced he'll have surgery to remove the cancer, followed by a period of recovery. Remy will continue working Red Sox games until he is forced to le...

Jun 13 2017

Michael Conforto sits out Mets game with stiff back

He was not overpowering but was extremely efficient. The veteran right-hander allowed four runs on six hits and a pair of walks over his five innings of work. He found a ...

Jun 13 2017

Jonathan Walters Rescues Point For Ireland Against Austria

There's only one victor in my eyes. I like Hendrick as a player but he's better coming from deep and running with the ball. I think a British referee wouldn't have whis...

Jun 13 2017

Cavaliers were 'too nice' at start of NBA Finals - Lue

They always just seem to have to take everything a step further, for whatever reason. "We obviously know you can't just go home and expect to win", Curry said. He als...

Jun 13 2017

Florida Cops Found Tiger Woods Snoozing At The Wheel Of His Mercedes

When Jupiter police officers who found him sleeping in his auto woke him up and spoke with him, his speech was "extremely slow, sluggish and very slurred". "I expect more...

Jun 13 2017

Irving steps forward when things are down

While the Cavs have to win three straight games for the second straight year, stealing Game 5 on Monday night should have the Warriors doubting themselves and having ...

Jun 13 2017

CR 2017: South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 96 runs

That included a score of 103 from Hashim Amla , his 25th century in ODIs. How do I watch the South Africa vs Sri Lanka clash live? The veteran, playing his first...

Jun 13 2017

Draymond Green Takes Insane Shot at Entire City of Cleveland

Instead, Green's first technical foul was retracted, and was instead given to Warriors head coach Steve Kerr in a freaky moment in the third quarter. "They don't seem...

Jun 13 2017

Here's What Happened With Draymond Green's Technical Situation

When Quicken Loans Arena thought that Golden State Warriors power forward Draymond Green was ejected in Game 4, the Cleveland Cavaliers faithful was ecstatic. "With...