Stories about Sport

Jun 14 2017

Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

In a tightly called Game 5 of the NBA Finals , it was a no-call involving Kevin Durant that helped the Golden State Warriors pull away from the Cleveland Cavaliers ....

Jun 14 2017

About That Warriors White House Visit

The Golden State Warriors are great at basketball, and almost as good at matters of diplomacy. Of course, part of the deal was handling critics of his decision to lea...

Jun 14 2017

Jack Nicklaus Says He 'Feels Bad' for Tiger Woods After DUI Arrest

Tiger Woods seemed to have been in a mishap in his Mercedes before he was busted for DUI in Florida on Monday- and didn't seem to even know exactly what state he remai...

Jun 14 2017

Watford, Liverpool, Stoke and Aston Villa keeping tabs on Hull City defender

Hull's relegation could be a blessing in disguise for Tymon, who needs to earn first-team experience. Harry Maguire's departure now looks a certainty, with Leicester, S...

Jun 14 2017

Spurs never enjoyed big Finals ratings like Warriors-Cavs

The Warriors on Monday night defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers to win the NBA Championship , their second in three years. Durant had 39 points , seven rebounds a...

Jun 14 2017

LeBron James would like MJ and Magic as 3-on-3 teammates

I probably won't be a part of the 3-on-3 matchup". "I think it's great for basketball", James said Sunday. The International Olympic Committee officially added 3-...

Jun 14 2017

Finally, there may be a team that can outlast LeBron James

Immediately following the 129-120 Game 5 NBA Finals win on Monday at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif ., which secured the league title for the Golden State Warrior...

Jun 14 2017

Dufner roars back to win Memorial by three strokes

The 33-year-old from Utah, who finished third in last year's PGA Championship, trailed midway leader Jason Dufner by five shots overnight but five birdies - and a bog...

Jun 14 2017

Mr. Met, the latest mischievous mascot

Met's brush with infamy. He reached four times for the second straight night Wednesday, also doubling and walking twice. In a rather ironic line, the team's descriptio...

Jun 14 2017

Harry Kane comes to England's rescue against Scotland

England looked to be crawling towards a just deserved albeit boring 1-0 win thanks to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's finish but two wonder strikes from Leigh Griffiths in t...

Jun 14 2017

NBA Champs! Warriors defeat Cavs in Game 5 to win title

Sparked by 39 points from Kevin Durant and 34 from Stephen Curry , the Golden State Warriors won their fifth NBA title Monday, beating Cleveland 129-120 to capture t...

Jun 14 2017

Kylian Mbappe discusses his future: Man Utd and Real Madrid keen

Speaking after France's 3-2 win over England in a friendly on Tuesday, Mbappe said he was unsure what his future held. "So no, I think we can go and probably knock ...

Jun 14 2017

Did Golden State Warriors vote to skip White House visit?

Rumors about the team's decision sprouted after a CNBC analyst tweeted that the team unanimously chose to skip the White House visit. As the celebrating continues, ...

Jun 14 2017

LeBron James: 'I don't believe I've played for a super team'

James didn't think he would consider playing in the new Olympic event in the Tokyo Games, but is happy it was added. When James was questioned about the new 3-on-3 tou...

Jun 14 2017

Kristina Mladenovic stuns Garbine Muguruza in fourth round

Other Top 10 winners Friday were No. 8 Svetlana Kuznetsova who outlasted No. 32 Zhang Shuai 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-5, and No. 10 Venus Williams who eased past Belgian Elise ...

Jun 14 2017

Nadal molds 10th title on Paris clay

It's the third event in the sport's Grand Slam and the website says it will "be introducing you to a plethora of very unique bets and wagers you can place on any tennis m...

Jun 14 2017

Dodgers' Puig makes obscene gesture at Cleveland fans

Puig told reporters after the game that four fans behind home plate were heckling him. "People were talking to me before the home run, and they talked to me after the hom...

Jun 14 2017

Afghanistan cancels Pakistan games after Kabul attack

At least 90 people have been killed and some 400 others injured in a huge auto bomb explosion in Kabul , Afghanistan targeting the city's diplomatic neighborhood tha...

Jun 14 2017

'Real Madrid to decide future of striker Alvaro Morata'

United have been linked with the 24-year-old after cooling their interest in Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann. It was believed that the Red Devils would had been pr...

Jun 14 2017

Nadal to miss Queen's Club tournament to rest

Nadal's triumph represented the third time he has gone all the way at Roland Garros without dropping a set, a fact he pointed to when asked if he had played his best ev...