Stories about Sport

Jun 14 2017

Arthur wants Pakistan to go 'one step further' against England

Unfortunately for them, both batsmen were out by the time they reached 162 runs, and the second half of the order proved inconsistent by comparison, adding only another...

Jun 14 2017

Fans celebrate Pittsburgh Penguins' Stanley Cup victory, parade

The loss ended the upstart Predators' deepest playoff run in their 19-year history and one that became the talk of the town - and the league. The year after going back-to...

Jun 14 2017

NY Yankees' Aaron Judge blasts nearly 500-foot home run vs. Orioles

Judge, who grew up in Linden, Calif. - almost 400 miles north of Anaheim - blasted a tie-breaking, two-run homer to right field that traveled 438 feet with one out in t...

Jun 14 2017

Championship parade to celebrate Warriors scheduled for Thursday

Was it his fault that the Warriors turned Harrison Barnes into Kevin Durant last offseason? Durant picked up two fouls in the first quarter while the officiating cr...

Jun 14 2017

"Antonio Conte has decided" - Chelsea open negotiations to seal striker transfer deal

However, Costa has been told by manager Conte he is not in his plans for next term and should look for a new club. "I don't know", Costa said when asked about his futur...

Jun 14 2017

Sam Warburton fit to lead Lions against Highlanders

When the Welsh captaincy was stripped of Warburton this season, it seemed a reasonable enough decision. Gatland's 41-man squad boasts such impressive depth that it woul...

Jun 14 2017

Jones: Forget the naysayers. Cavs-Warriors made for a great season

Spending much of his time matched up against LeBron James, Durant has relished his moment, his stunning combination of length and athleticism making him nigh on impossi...

Jun 14 2017

Trump considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller — CEO of Newsmax

He has brought to the White House the values of a failed Atlantic City casino owner turned reality-TV star. The attorney general stepped aside from the Justice Departme...

Jun 14 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions: I Wanted Comey Gone Before I Took Office

White House frustrations with the Justice Department spilled into public view last week, when Trump on Twitter criticized the legal strategy in defending his proposed t...

Jun 14 2017

Rahm goes from low amateur to top contender at US Open

Open and just get on with his life". Wisconsin is at the center of the sports world this week, as Erin Hills Golf Course hosts the 2017 U.S. Open Championship. Stenso...

Jun 14 2017

LeBron James spectacular again, but his efforts not enough for Cavs

Not to mention he got a quick jab at his critics with a well-timed Nike commercial shorty after the confetti fell in Oracle Arena. But throw in a 65-17 regular season...

Jun 14 2017

Ibrahimovic released - but could play for United again

Zlatan Ibrahimović's stay at Manchester United has seemingly ended after a single season at Old Trafford , with the club announcing that they don't intend to extend t...

Jun 14 2017

North Korea releases jailed American college student

Warmbier is in a coma , his parents say. It was not immediately clear if Rodman's visit to North Korea was purely coincidental with Warmbier's release. He is sche...

Jun 14 2017

Sidney Crosby caps unprecedented two-year Cup run

This is the second straight Stanley Cup for the Penguins , and city and Allegheny County officials want to celebrate with you Downtown. But the hockey? Not so much, as b...

Jun 14 2017

Brent Rooker selected by Twins with 35th overall pick in MLB Draft

So I think they're pretty pumped up for that, so we'll see how it works out". "I worked really hard a year ago after the season ended and throughout the course of the o...

Jun 14 2017

Kevin Durant's Mom, Wanda, Stole The Show At Last Night's NBA Finals

Dean Smith always said the MVP should go to someone on the winning team, and in this series that was Kevin Durant , who won his first NBA ring after his controversial ...

Jun 14 2017

North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier

Instead, the administration credited the release to its diplomatic intervention. On April 22, 2016 Sugarman met with the North Korean Ambassador in NY. citizens in th...

Jun 14 2017

England, Bangladesh brace for tough trophy opener

Across preliminary qualifiers and full tournament games, Bangladesh has played eight games and their only noteworthy success was to beat Zimbabwe in their most recent...

Jun 14 2017

Steve Kerr expected to return as Golden State Warriors coach

They're pretty darn good right now.... It was basically LeBron James. alone. facing the Warriors monster. A year after compiling the greatest regular season in Nation...

Jun 14 2017

MVP Durant, Curry lead Warriors to second National Basketball Association title in three years

Forget about where you stand on Durant's decision to join Golden State , and appreciate everything he did on the court in Game 5. The Golden State Warriors stole a r...