Stories about Sport

Jun 13 2017

Golden State Warriors seal 4-1 victory over Cleveland Cavaliers

Durant was almost flawless in Game 5, scoring 39 points on 14-20 shooting, with seven rebound and five assists. LeBron James has 33 points, 11 rebounds and seven assis...

Jun 13 2017

Golden State stops King James and Cavs

The Warriors bench unit dominated the Cavs, outscoring them 35-7 off the back of 20 points from 2015 Finals MVP Andre Iguodala . But they regrouped last summer by luri...

Jun 13 2017

Could Warriors really go to 10 straight NBA Finals?

So, you see, it's close. Ultimately, despite the nearly unheard of levels of offensive talent that will be on the court for most of the series , I believe that defense...

Jun 13 2017

Arena changes 7 US starters vs Mexico, wary of altitude

The draw leaves the U.S. in a great position in the Hex, in third place with eight points after six matches, with Panama in fourth place with six points after five matche...

Jun 13 2017

Kimball 1st IndyCar pole comes with record run at Texas

FILE - In this May 28, 2017, file photo, the vehicle driven by Scott Dixon , of New Zealand, goes over the top of Jay Howard, of England, in the first turn during the ru...

Jun 13 2017

Redskins name Doug Williams senior VP of player personnel

Its daily communication and leadership of our coaches and players. He took his first job within an National Football League personnel department in 2004 with the Tampa...

Jun 13 2017

Penguins' Fleury may be Golden Knights-bound after waiving no-trade clause

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury has waived his no-movement clause for the expansion draft, according to multiple reports. Penguins general manager Jim R...

Jun 13 2017

Warriors capture their second National Basketball Association title in three years

Golden State beat Cleveland in the 2015 Finals only to lose to them previous year, squandering a 3-1 series lead. In 2012, LeBron James sought out Kevin Durant a...

Jun 13 2017

Sale win 7th straight decision; Red Sox beat Tigers 11-3

The Tigers only scored in two innings at Fenway Park on Sunday but thanks to home runs from Nicholas Castellanos and Upton, it was all Detroit needed to end a four-...

Jun 13 2017

Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time

Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas followed Hamilton home for the team's first one-two of the season, while Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo was on the bottom step of t...

Jun 13 2017

Man United raise bid for Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata to €70m

Despite not being considered a regular for Madrid this season Morata still contributed heavily to their La Liga and Champions League triumphs as he struck 18 goals in...

Jun 13 2017

Kevin Durant Picked Warriors For New Experience As Much As Title

Cleveland last season became the first team ever to overturn a 3-1 deficit in the best-of-seven finals but after falling 3-0 down this time around, they were only able ...

Jun 13 2017

Warriors ride Durant to beat Cavaliers and clinch National Basketball Association title

Over the series, he averaged 35.2 points, 8.4 rebounds and 5.4 assists per game, culminating with a 39-point performance in the 129-120 clincher in Game 5 on Monday night...

Jun 13 2017

Golden State Warriors Beat Cleveland Cavaliers to Win NBA Championship

The energy in this building from the time we stepped foot on the floor was on 12 out of 10". Asked what it meant to compete against basketball's best on its biggest stage...

Jun 13 2017

I'm a good captain, I can take this team forward - de Villiers

We had a similar opportunity where it was needed for someone, or, two guys to just put the pressure back on the Indian team and you run with it. "And then two or three ba...

Jun 13 2017

Parade for Warriors on Thursday. Will NBA champs visit White House?

The Warriors' rejection of the White House's invitation builds on the sentiment expressed by several New England Patriots who announced they would not attend the Trump ...

Jun 13 2017

Japanese horse Epicharis scratched from Belmont Stakes

The Wood Memorial victor should place somewhere on today's board, but I'll roll the dice on a long-shot to win and simply have Irish War Cry in my tri-fecta. "[Belmont ...

Jun 13 2017

Draymond Green at center of heat in NBA Finals

So then I thought the second one, Draymond was going to get kicked out, but they explained that the first one was on me". "They're fine, it happens every year", Green ...

Jun 13 2017

Watch Kevin Durant, LeBron James Embrace After Historic NBA Finals Performances

Another says "5 Time Champion" in a different shade of blue with five Larry O'Brien Trophies in the foreground. From the Bay all the way to OKC. The on-fire duo of ...

Jun 13 2017

John Stones can handle England midfield role, says manager Gareth Southgate

England manager Gareth Southgate has defended Joe Hart after the goalkeeper was beaten by two Leigh Griffiths free-kicks during his side's 2-2 draw against Scot...