Stories about Sport

Jun 13 2017

Someone just paid $133000 for two tickets to game 5

Going into the game, the Warriors were listed in most sportsbooks as 9- or 9.5-point favorites, meaning that in order for Warriors bettors to cash in on their ticket, t...

Jun 13 2017

Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win National Basketball Association title

Durant was named the Finals MVP, capping his first season with the Warriors in triumphant fashion with another big shooting night that helped Golden State avoid a re...

Jun 13 2017

Draymond Green Gives Cavs Security Hard Time After Game 4

Just saying the name of Golden State forward Draymond Green causes many Cleveland fans to seethe with rage. The Cavaliers won 137-116. On Thursday, Green had some cho...

Jun 13 2017

Penguins Win Stanley Cup In Historic Fashion

The last franchise to go back-to-back was the Detroit Red Wings , whose ridiculously talented Steve Yzerman-led teams won in 1997 and 1998. I went to my first Penguins...

Jun 13 2017

'Jeopardy' trolled Kevin Durant's move to the Warriors in hilarious fashion

Not that James - or Magic or Michael - is participating. Hong Kong received a boost to their medal hopes ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after table tennis mixed doubl...

Jun 13 2017

Stanley Cup Final Schedule 2017: Predators vs

That rookie: Jake Guentzel . Just over three minutes later, the Penguins scored two goals 15 seconds apart to cap a Game 2 victory. What's insane about Guentzel is t...

Jun 13 2017

Warriors Beat Cavs 129-120 For 2nd NBA Title In 3 Years

The Warriors won 129. After losing Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James acknowledged that the entire NBA world is trying to ...

Jun 13 2017

Game 4 referees clarify technical foul confusion

Just play basketball. No nonsense, no extracurricular activities. Game 3, minus the exhausted ending, and Game 4 were reminders they're still the Cavs of the 2016 posts...

Jun 13 2017

Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors

Stephen Curry chipped in 34 points on 10-20 shooting with six rebounds and 10 assists. LeBron James scored 41 points and Kyrie Irving added 26 for the Cavs, who ha...

Jun 13 2017

Making of a Golf Course: Death, intrigue shadow Erin Hills

Open since Pebble Beach in 2010, features hard side-hill lies, and the players will face some unusual stances because of the slopes. "I love majors. The real question i...

Jun 13 2017

Draymond Green's mom sounds off on NBA Finals

Just saying the name of Golden State forward Draymond Green causes many Cleveland fans to seethe with rage. "So it's all things that happen bad aren't that bad, when ...

Jun 13 2017

Warriors Beat Cavs To Capture Second NBA Title In 3 Years

Golden State Warriors players celebrate after beating the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif ., Monday, June 12, 2017. Golde...

Jun 13 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo in trouble, Real Madrid star accused of tax fraud

A statement released by the prosecutor's office claims that the Real Madrid star had knowingly used a "business structure" created in 2010 to hide his income in Spain f...

Jun 13 2017

Cavaliers and Warriors will get physical as finals tension boils

If the Warriors win, they will be the first Bay Area team to clinch a championship in their own arena since the Oakland A's 43 years ago. Things are different, but th...

Jun 13 2017

Cavaliers' LeBron James first to average triple-double in Finals

From the Bay all the way to OKC. The 129-120 victory marks Golden State's second National Basketball Association title in three years, having clinched the series 4-1....

Jun 13 2017

Antoine Griezmann Confirms He Will Be At Atletico Madrid Next Season

Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette had been lined up to replace Griezmann but Atletico are now unable to complete a deal for the French hitman . Speaking on French telev...

Jun 13 2017

NBA Finals 2017: Photos from Warriors vs. Cavs Game 5

The quick and easy reaction is to scream that Golden State, by losing in Cleveland in Game 4, lost its hold on going 16-0 in the playoffs, history and therefore its claim...

Jun 13 2017

Sarfraz promises no letups after SA win

But Pakistan picked up the pace toward the middle overs and ducked under the required run rate shortly before the rain delay, with 27 overs played and the team 19 runs ...

Jun 13 2017

Kane rescues draw for England against Scotland

That's what we've got to show. I did not want to lose my first game as captain, that's for sure - especially against Scotland . "It was probably the most special mome...

Jun 13 2017

Country Music Is All-In as Nashville Predators Aim for Stanley Cup Championship

The defending champions provided an emphatic and repeated reminder of what makes them such a hard out in a 6-0 demolition of the Nashville Predators in Game 5 of the S...